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Fanny Says by Brown, Nickole

Fanny Says

Apr 19, 2015
The Failure of Nonviolence by Gelderloos, Peter

The Failure of Nonviolence

Apr 19, 2015
Excerpts from a secret prophecy by Klink, Joanna, 1969-

Excerpts from a secret prophecy

"New work from an awardwinning poet Joanna Klink has won acclaim for poetry of bracing emotional intensity. Of her most recent book, Raptus, Carolyn Forche; has written that she is "a genuine poet, a born poet, and I am in awe of her achievement." The poems in Klink's new collection offer a closely keyed meditation on being alone-on a self fighting its way out of isolation, toward connection with other people and a vanishing world"--

Apr 19, 2015
Every father's daughter - twenty-four women writers remember their fathers by McMullan, Margaret (EDT)/ Lopate, Phillip (INT)

Every father's daughter - twenty-four women writers remember their fathers

A collection of twenty-five essays, penned by such famous women writers as Jayne Anne Phillips, Jane Smiley, and Alice Munro, describes each writer's memories of her father.

Apr 19, 2015
Front Roe - how to be the leading lady in your own life by Roe, Louise, author.

Front Roe - how to be the leading lady in your own life

Offers budget-friendly fashion, beauty, and lifestyle tips and tricks to help women develop their personal style, addressing such topics as dressing for specific occasions, choosing beauty products, and shopping for the home.

Apr 19, 2015
From seed to skillet- a guide to growing, tending, harvesting, and cooking up fresh, healthy food to share with people you love by Williams, Jimmy

From seed to skillet- a guide to growing, tending, harvesting, and cooking up fresh, healthy food to share with people you love

Apr 19, 2015
From Saul to Paul - the road to apostleship by Blacoe, William Victor, 1954- author.

From Saul to Paul - the road to apostleship

Apr 19, 2015
Freedom and the self - essays on the philosophy of David Foster Wallace by Cahn, Steven M. (EDT)/ Eckert, Maureen (EDT)

Freedom and the self - essays on the philosophy of David Foster Wallace

Apr 19, 2015
The Footsteps of Anne Frank by Schnabel, Ernst/ Anne Frank House (FRW)/ Walnes, Gillian (INT)

The Footsteps of Anne Frank

Apr 19, 2015
Fodor's Vancouver & Victoria by Ernst, Chloë, author.

Fodor's Vancouver & Victoria

"Fodor's correspondents highlight the best of British Colombia's cities and countryside escapes, including lively neighborhoods, First Nations culture, beaches, and wine country. Our local experts vet every recommendation to ensure you make the most of your time, whether it's your first trip or your fifth,"--page [4] of cover.

Apr 19, 2015
Fodor's essential Europe by

Fodor's essential Europe

A travel guide to twenty-four European countries that includes detailed maps, recommendations of restaurants, hotels, and sights, and information on getting around.

Apr 19, 2015
I don't have a happy place - cheerful stories of despondency and gloom... by Korson, Kim. author.

I don't have a happy place - cheerful stories of despondency and gloom...

""Can't Kim be happy?" This is the question asked of Kim Korson--a female Woody Allen--at her first (and last) shrink appointment, and her chief dilemma in this fresh-voiced, hilarious take on what it means to be a malcontent. "Go find your happy place!" Kim Korson's befuddled husband exclaims one day, as his disgruntled wife is listing about the house (as malcontents are wont to do.) It sounds simple enough--only Kim can't. Because she doesn't have one. I Don't Have a Happy Place is an explorat

Apr 19, 2015
John Hughes - A Life in Film by Honeycutt, Kirk/ Columbus, Chris (FRW)

John Hughes - A Life in Film

Apr 19, 2015
Fat quarters - small fabrics, more than 50 big ideas. by Lark Crafts (COR)

Fat quarters - small fabrics, more than 50 big ideas.

Collects fifty quilting projects that can be made with 18 x 22 inch "fat quarter" pieces of fabric, either whole or cut into pieces.

Apr 19, 2015
Into the heart of Borneo by O'Hanlon, Redmond, 1947-

Into the heart of Borneo

Recounts the perilous and remarkable 1983 journey of the author, who is a naturalist, the poet James Fenton, and three native guides to the center of Borneo, an area unvisited by outsiders since 1926.

Apr 19, 2015
Down the rabbit hole - the curious adventures and cautionary tales of a former Playboy bunny by Madison, Holly, author.

Down the rabbit hole - the curious adventures and cautionary tales of a former Playboy bunny

A former girlfriend of Hugh Hefner describes how her years inside the Playboy Mansion went from a fairytale of A-list celebrity parties to an oppressive regime of strict rules, scheduled sex, and a total loss of identity, so much so that she even contemplated suicide.

Apr 19, 2015
King John and the road to Magna Carta by Church, S. D., author.

King John and the road to Magna Carta

Apr 19, 2015
Junk DNA - a journey through the dark matter of the genome by Carey, Nessa, author.

Junk DNA - a journey through the dark matter of the genome

Apr 19, 2015
Fodor's 2015 Southern California - with Central Coast, Yosemite, Los Angeles, and San Diego by

Fodor's 2015 Southern California - with Central Coast, Yosemite, Los Angeles, and San Diego

Provides information on accommodations, restaurants, sights, shopping, and outdoor activities in Southern California.

Apr 19, 2015
The job pirate - an entertaining tale of my job-hopping journey in America by Christopher, Brandon D., author.

The job pirate - an entertaining tale of my job-hopping journey in America

Apr 19, 2015