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Three gifts of Thérèse of Lisieux - a saint for our times by Ahern, Patrick V.

Three gifts of Thérèse of Lisieux - a saint for our times

Demonstrates how the examples of The´re`se of Lisieux can help Christians reconnect with the more loving aspects of their faith, explaining how to avoid religion's bureaucratic practices while experiencing abundance and fulfillment.

Sep 25, 2014
This is a book for parents of gay kids - a question-and-answer guide to everyday life by Owens-Reid, Dannielle.

This is a book for parents of gay kids - a question-and-answer guide to everyday life

Presents advice to parents of gay children, covering such topics as telling other family members, religious beliefs and sexuality, gender identity, and the importance of emotional support.

Oct 1, 2014
This is a book for parents of gay kids - a question & answer guide to everyday life by Owens-Reid, Dannielle.

This is a book for parents of gay kids - a question & answer guide to everyday life

Presents advice to parents of gay children, covering such topics as telling other family members, religious beliefs and sexuality, gender identity, and the importance of emotional support.

Sep 25, 2014
They called me god - the best umpire who ever lived by Harvey, Doug, 1930-

They called me god - the best umpire who ever lived

"The incredible memoir from the man voted one of the "Best Umpires of All Time" by the Society of American Baseball Research--filled with more than three decades of fascinating baseball stories"--

Oct 1, 2014
They called me god - the best umpire who ever lived by Harvey, Doug, 1930-

They called me god - the best umpire who ever lived

"The incredible memoir from the man voted one of the "Best Umpires of All Time" by the Society of American Baseball Research--filled with more than three decades of fascinating baseball stories"--

Sep 25, 2014
There Was a Little Girl - The Real Story of My Mother and Me by Shields, Brooke

There Was a Little Girl - The Real Story of My Mother and Me

Sep 26, 2014
Then came life - living with courage, spirit, and gratitude after breast cancer by Lucas, Geralyn.

Then came life - living with courage, spirit, and gratitude after breast cancer

Oct 1, 2014
The World Split Open - Great Writers on How and Why We Write (A Literary Arts Reader) by Atwood, Margaret Eleanor/ Stegner, Wallace Earle/ Jones, Edward P./ Le Guin, Ursula K./ Robinson, Marilynne

The World Split Open - Great Writers on How and Why We Write (A Literary Arts Reader)

Oct 1, 2014
The World Is an Apple - The Still Lifes of Paul Cezanne by Leca, Benedict (EDT)/ Cezanne, Philippe (FRW)/ Smith, Paul/ Shiff, Richard/ Kallmyer, Nina Athanassoglou

The World Is an Apple - The Still Lifes of Paul Cezanne

Sep 26, 2014
The widower's guide to a new life by Romer, Joanna, author.

The widower's guide to a new life

"Shares the personal stories of 10 bereaved men as they cope with the trauma of losing their spouse. Whether your loss is recent or you've been without your wife for several years, this book will help you handle some of the most common challenges facing widowers, including: how to console yourself through friends, work and prayer; how to start over in terms of new activities, dating and a social life; and how to know when and if another love relationship is right for you"--Page [4] of cover.

Oct 1, 2014
The way of the SEAL - think like an elite warrior to lead and succeed by Divine, Mark.

The way of the SEAL - think like an elite warrior to lead and succeed

An ex-SEAL takes readers deep within the mind of a Navy SEAL, revealing how to attain the mental toughness, agility, flexibility, and determination to accomplish seemingly impossible feats in the business world.

Oct 1, 2014
The way of the SEAL - think like an elite warrior to lead and succeed by Divine, Mark.

The way of the SEAL - think like an elite warrior to lead and succeed

An ex-SEAL takes readers deep within the mind of a Navy SEAL, revealing how to attain the mental toughness, agility, flexibility, and determination to accomplish seemingly impossible feats in the business world.

Sep 25, 2014
The way of serenity - finding peace and happiness in the serenity prayer by Morris, Jonathan, 1972-

The way of serenity - finding peace and happiness in the serenity prayer

Offers a phrase-by-phrase exploration of the serenity prayer, and how understanding and practicing its message can bring true happiness and fulfillment.

Oct 1, 2014
The vulgar tongue - Green's history of slang by Green, Jonathon, 1948- author.

The vulgar tongue - Green's history of slang

"The Vulgar Tongue tells the full story of English language slang, from its origins in early British beggar books to its spread in American and Australian culture in the eighteenth century"--

Oct 1, 2014
The victory with no name - the Native American defeat of the first American army by Calloway, Colin G. (Colin Gordon), 1953-

The victory with no name - the Native American defeat of the first American army

Oct 1, 2014
The unspeakable - and other subjects of discussion by Daum, Meghan, 1970- author.

The unspeakable - and other subjects of discussion

"A master of the personal essay candidly explores love, death, and the counterfeit rituals of American life In her celebrated 2001 collection, My Misspent Youth, Meghan Daum offered a bold, witty, defining account of the artistic ambitions, financial anxieties, and mixed emotions of her generation. The Unspeakable is an equally bold and witty, but also a sadder and wiser, report from early middle age. It's a report tempered by hard times. In "Matricide," Daum unflinchingly describes a parent's

Sep 26, 2014
The unpersuadables - adventures with the enemies of science by Storr, Will, author.

The unpersuadables - adventures with the enemies of science

Interweaves personal memoir and investigative journalism with the latest neuroscience and experimental psychology research to reveal how the stories individuals tell themselves about the world shape their beliefs, leading to self-deception, toxic partisanship, and science denial.

Sep 25, 2014
The unpersuadables - adventures with the enemies of science by Storr, Will, author.

The unpersuadables - adventures with the enemies of science

Interweaves personal memoir and investigative journalism with the latest neuroscience and experimental psychology research to reveal how the stories individuals tell themselves about the world shape their beliefs, leading to self-deception, toxic partisanship, and science denial.

Oct 1, 2014
The underground girls of Kabul - in search of a hidden resistance in Afghanistan by Nordberg, Jenny.

The underground girls of Kabul - in search of a hidden resistance in Afghanistan

An award-winning foreign correspondent who contributed to a Pulitzer Prize-winning New York Times series reveals the secret Afghan custom of disguising girls as boys to improve their prospects, discussing its political and social significance as well as the experiences of its practitioners.

Sep 29, 2014
The Ultimate Minecraft creator - the unofficial building guide to Minecraft & other games by

The Ultimate Minecraft creator - the unofficial building guide to Minecraft & other games

Sep 26, 2014