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Eat, play, sleep - the essential guide to your baby's first three months by DeSouza, Luiza, author.

Eat, play, sleep - the essential guide to your baby's first three months

Feb 28, 2015
Discontent and its civilizations - dispatches from Lahore, New York, and London by Hamid, Mohsin, 1971- author.

Discontent and its civilizations - dispatches from Lahore, New York, and London

"From "one of his generation's most inventive and gifted writers" (The New York Times), intimate and sharply observed commentary on life, art, politics, and "the war on terror." Mohsin Hamid's brilliant, moving, and extraordinarily clever novels have not only made him an international bestseller, they have earned him a reputation as a "master critic of the modern global condition" (Foreign Policy). His stories are at once timeless and of-the-moment, and his themes are universal: love, language,

Feb 28, 2015
Cuba by Baker, Christopher P., 1955- author.

Cuba

Feb 28, 2015
If you work it, it works! - the science behind 12 step recovery by Nowinski, Joseph.

If you work it, it works! - the science behind 12 step recovery

" Since the publication of Alcoholics Anonymous in 1939, the Twelve Steps have been central to staying sober for millions of people around the world. Countless recovery and treatment organizations have adopted the Steps as their program for abstaining from addictive behaviors. But recently a growing chorus of critics has questioned the science behind this model. In this book, Nowinski calls upon the latest research, as well as his own seminal Project MATCH study, to show why systematically worki

Feb 28, 2015
I'd kill for you by Phelps, M. William.

I'd kill for you

Feb 28, 2015
Girl in a band by Gordon, Kim, 1953- author.

Girl in a band

A founding member of Sonic Youth, fashion icon and role model for a generation of women, now tells her story--a memoir of life as an artist, of music, marriage, motherhood, independence and as one of the first women of rock and roll.

Feb 28, 2015
The imperial presidency by Schlesinger, Arthur M., Jr. (Arthur Meier), 1917-2007.

The imperial presidency

This book traces the growth of presidential power over two centuries, from George Washington to George W. Bush, examining how it has both served and harmed the Constitution and what Americans can do about it in years to come.

Feb 28, 2015
How to paint with watercolours - mastering the use of water paints with step-by-step techniques and projects, in over 200 photographs by Harrison, Hazel, author.

How to paint with watercolours - mastering the use of water paints with step-by-step techniques and projects, in over 200 photographs

Feb 28, 2015
Hacking the digital print - alternative image capture and printmaking processes with a special section on 3D printing by Lhotka, Bonny Pierce.

Hacking the digital print - alternative image capture and printmaking processes with a special section on 3D printing

Feb 28, 2015
Good Housekeeping 400 healthy recipes - easy, delicious, low-calorie. by

Good Housekeeping 400 healthy recipes - easy, delicious, low-calorie.

Feb 28, 2015
The fear cure - cultivating courage as medicine for the body, mind, and soul by Rankin, Lissa, 1969- author.

The fear cure - cultivating courage as medicine for the body, mind, and soul

"Not many people in the medical world are talking about how being afraid can make us sick--but the truth is that fear, left untreated, becomes a serious risk factor for conditions from heart disease to diabetes to cancer. Now Lissa Rankin, M.D., explains why we need to heal ourselves from the fear that puts our health at risk and robs our lives of joy--and shows us how fear can ultimately cure us by opening our eyes to all that needs healing in our lives"--

Feb 28, 2015
Everyday easy by Pascale, Lorraine, author.

Everyday easy

Feb 28, 2015
Entertaining judgment - the afterlife in popular imagination by Garrett, Greg, author.

Entertaining judgment - the afterlife in popular imagination

Feb 28, 2015
Currency trading for dummies by Brooks, Kathleen.

Currency trading for dummies

Feb 28, 2015
The anxiety toolkit - strategies for fine-tuning your mind and moving past your stuck points by Boyes, Alice.

The anxiety toolkit - strategies for fine-tuning your mind and moving past your stuck points

"Drawing on extensive social psychology research, and the author's training and clinical experience in Cognitive-Behavioral therapy, The Anxiety Toolkit offers actionable strategies that anyone can use to manage their anxiety--both personal and professional"--

Feb 28, 2015
Follies of God - Tennessee Williams and the Women of the Fog by Grissom, James.

Follies of God - Tennessee Williams and the Women of the Fog

"An extraordinary book that masterfully illuminates the dream-like writing world of Tennessee Williams; the actresses he worked with and those who inspired him to create his Amanda Wingfield, his Blanche DuBois, Stella Kowalski, Alma Winemiller, Lady Torrance, and the other now iconic characters of his plays that revolutionized the American theater of the mid-20th century"--

Feb 28, 2015
Girl in the dark - a memoir by Lyndsey, Anna, author.

Girl in the dark - a memoir

"Anna was living a normal life. She was ambitious and worked hard; she had just bought an apartment; she was falling in love. But then she started to develop worrying symptoms: her face felt like it was burning whenever she was in front of the computer. Soon this progressed to an intolerance of fluorescent light, then of sunlight itself. The reaction soon spread to her entire body. Now, when her symptoms are at their worst she must spend months on end in a blacked-out room, losing herself in aud

Feb 28, 2015
Big little felt fun - 60+ projects that jump, swim, roll, sprout & roar by Lim, Jeanette.

Big little felt fun - 60+ projects that jump, swim, roll, sprout & roar

"Fans of the popular Big Little Felt Universe will rejoice at this fun sequel, featuring 60 all-new designs! The charming projects include a picnic basket, complete with utensils and a sandwich; colorful Russian nesting dolls; a baking set with mixer, frosting bag, and cupcakes; and three dinosaurs with a lava mountain. Easy-to-follow instructions and colorful photos make this perfect even for beginning felters. "--

Feb 28, 2015
Arduino - a quick-start guide by Schmidt, Maik, 1972- author.

Arduino - a quick-start guide

Presents an introduction to the open-source electronics prototyping platform.

Feb 28, 2015
Getting the most out of makerspaces to build unmanned aerial vehicles by Rauf, Don.

Getting the most out of makerspaces to build unmanned aerial vehicles

Feb 28, 2015