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The beader's guide to jewelry design - a beautiful exploration of unity, balance, color & more by Deeb, Margie.

The beader's guide to jewelry design - a beautiful exploration of unity, balance, color & more

Details the principles of beaded jewelry design, using examples of work by contemporary bead artists, and focuses on such concepts as unity, focal point, shape, proportion, and color.

Aug 22, 2014
1,339 quite interesting facts to make your jaw drop by Lloyd, John, 1951-

1,339 quite interesting facts to make your jaw drop

Aug 22, 2014
#Newsfail - how two godless vegans took on mainstream media so you don't have to by Kilstein, Jamie.

#Newsfail - how two godless vegans took on mainstream media so you don't have to

Aug 22, 2014
Air plants - the curious world of Tillandsias by Sengo, Zenaida.

Air plants - the curious world of Tillandsias

Aug 22, 2014
Ada's algorithm - how Lord Byron's daughter Ada Lovelace launched the digital age by Essinger, James, 1957-

Ada's algorithm - how Lord Byron's daughter Ada Lovelace launched the digital age

"The world's first computer programmer and daughter of Lord Byron finally gets credit for her research in this gossipy short biography Over 150 years after her death, a widely-used scientific computer program was named "Ada," after Ada Lovelace, the only legitimate daughter of the eighteenth century's version of a rock star, Lord Byron. Why? Because, after computer pioneers such as Alan Turing began to rediscover her, it slowly became apparent that she had been a key but overlooked figure in t

Aug 22, 2014
The 5 mistakes every investor makes and how to avoid them - getting investing right by Mallouk, Peter, 1970-

The 5 mistakes every investor makes and how to avoid them - getting investing right

"Discusses investment techniques that improve performance over time, the importance of disciplined investment management, and the common mistakes made by professionals and every day investors"--

Aug 22, 2014
300 Tips for Painting and Decorating - Tips, Techniques and Trade Secrets by Jenkins, Alison

300 Tips for Painting and Decorating - Tips, Techniques and Trade Secrets

Aug 22, 2014
101 western dressage exercises for horse & rider by Ballou, Jec Aristotle.

101 western dressage exercises for horse & rider

Aug 22, 2014
100 colorful ripple stitches to crochet by Morgan, Leonie.

100 colorful ripple stitches to crochet

"This is a wonderfully illustrated and easy-to-use guide to making and using ripple stitches in delightful and inspiring colorways, perfect for blankets, throws, and accessories. With 75 original stitch designs to choose from, using color and texture to create stunning zig-zags, ripples, and waves, there is plenty here to appeal to every crocheter. Each design has a clear written pattern, an easy-to-follow chart, and a color variation to try out. The designs range from simple to more advanced pa

Aug 22, 2014
All in startup - launching a new idea when everything is on the line by Kander, Diana, author.

All in startup - launching a new idea when everything is on the line

"A book for anyone who has started a business, thought about starting a business, or just been close to someone who has, All In Startup introduces the reader to the latest advances in entrepreneurship, including a new understanding of how to launch a company in a way that dramatically improves its chances of success.The "business plan" curriculum taught in most M.B.A. programs is on the verge of extinction. A new "scientific method" of entrepreneurship built around forming and testing basic assu

Aug 22, 2014
American general - the life and times of William Tecumseh Sherman by Eisenhower, John S. D., 1922-2013.

American general - the life and times of William Tecumseh Sherman

Aug 22, 2014
The accidental president of Brazil - a memoir by Cardoso, Fernando Henrique.

The accidental president of Brazil - a memoir

Aug 22, 2014
Angels of abundance - Heaven's 11 messages to help you manifest support, supply, and every form of abundance by Virtue, Doreen, 1958-

Angels of abundance - Heaven's 11 messages to help you manifest support, supply, and every form of abundance

Doreen and Grant wrote this book to show you how Heaven can give you material and emotional support as you strive to attain your life purpose and manifest everything you desire. Each of the 11 chapters features a message from the Angels of Abundance - the specialty angels who ensure that your Divine mission here on Earth isn't hampered by lack. Whether you wish to have more money, time, ideas, or opportunities, the Angels of Abundance will hold your hand and help you over the hurdles that have k

Aug 22, 2014
Are libraries obsolete? - an argument for relevance in the digital age by Herring, Mark Youngblood, 1952-

Are libraries obsolete? - an argument for relevance in the digital age

"The digital age has transformed information access in ways that no one ever dreamed. But the afterclap of our digital wonders has left libraries reeling as they are no longer the chief contender in information delivery. The book explores how libraries and librarians must face the future if they are to continue to be relevant, vibrant, and enduring"--

Aug 22, 2014
The art of whimsical lettering by Sharpe, Joanne, 1959-

The art of whimsical lettering

Aug 22, 2014
Arguing for our lives - a user's guide to constructive dialog by Jensen, Robert, 1958-

Arguing for our lives - a user's guide to constructive dialog

Aug 22, 2014
Before amen - the power of a simple prayer by Lucado, Max.

Before amen - the power of a simple prayer

Aug 22, 2014
A beautiful mess happy handmade home - a room-by-room guide to painting, crafting, and decorating a cheerful, more inspiring space by Larson, Elsie, author.

A beautiful mess happy handmade home - a room-by-room guide to painting, crafting, and decorating a cheerful, more inspiring space

"Give your home a "happiness makeover" with the more than 90 DIY projects, decorating tips, and inspiring ideas in this first-ever home decor book from the creators of the mega-popular style blog A Beautiful Mess"--

Aug 22, 2014
Asian pickles - sweet, sour, salty, cured, and fermented preserves from Korea, Japan, China, India, and beyond by Solomon, Karen.

Asian pickles - sweet, sour, salty, cured, and fermented preserves from Korea, Japan, China, India, and beyond

This is a do it yourself guide to making the tangy pickles of Japan, Korea, China, India, Indonesia, Vietnam, the Philippines, and more, featuring recipes ranging from traditional tsukemono and kimchi to chutney and new combinations using innovative ingredients and techniques. For Asian food aficionados as well as preservers and picklers looking for new frontiers, the Far East's diverse and sometimes spicy array of pickled products and innovative flavor pairings will wow the palate. In thsi book

Aug 22, 2014
Astronomy - a self-teaching guide by Moché, Dinah L., 1936- author.

Astronomy - a self-teaching guide

Aug 22, 2014