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100 nature hot spots in Ontario - the best parks, conservation areas and wild places by Earley, Chris G., 1968- author.

100 nature hot spots in Ontario - the best parks, conservation areas and wild places

"A guidebook to the best nature sites in Ontario categorized by region. It includes special features, location details, color photographs and maps, with suggestions on how to make the most of each site"--

Jul 30, 2016
101 team handball - techniques, tactics and drills by Radu, Felicia Lidia, author.

101 team handball - techniques, tactics and drills

During the last few years, handball-a modern and attractive high-speed game-has been fascinating more and more spectators and fans. 101 Team Handball provides sound practical advice for beginners and introduces more advanced techniques and tactics for more experienced players. The book focuses on the technical and tactical aspects of the game for both defence and attacking situations, with a separate section dedicated to the goalkeeper and their training-due to the importance of this position. I

Jul 29, 2016
90 Lessons for Living Large in 90 Square Feet (...or More) by Cohen, Felice

90 Lessons for Living Large in 90 Square Feet (...or More)

Jul 30, 2016
A companion to film comedy by

A companion to film comedy

Jul 27, 2016
A complete practical guide to caged & aviary birds - how to keep pet birds, with expert advice on buying, housing, feeding, handling, breeding and exhibiting by Alderton, David, 1956- author.

A complete practical guide to caged & aviary birds - how to keep pet birds, with expert advice on buying, housing, feeding, handling, breeding and exhibiting

This is an essential reference manual for bird-keepers of all levels - from the novice looking to keep a single pet bird indoors to the seasoned breeder wishing to extend an existing aviary collection. A close look at more than 250 examples provides a fascinating insight into the coloration, characteristics, weaknesses and breeding habits of each of the major groups: waxbills, weavers, wydahs, canaries and related finches, quails and pheasants, softbills, Australian parakeets, cockatiels, cockat

Jul 25, 2016
A fearless heart - how the courage to be compassionate can transform our lives by Thupten Jinpa.

A fearless heart - how the courage to be compassionate can transform our lives

"The Buddhist practice of mindfulness caught on in the west when we began to understand the everyday, personal benefits it brought us. Now, in this extraordinary book, the highly acclaimed thought leader and longtime English translator of His Holiness the Dalai Lama shows us that compassion can bring us even more. Based on the landmark course in compassion training Jinpa helped create at Stanford Medical School, A Fearless Heart shows us that we actually fear compassion. We worry that if we are

Jul 30, 2016
A guide to building natural swimming pools by Littlewood, Michael, author.

A guide to building natural swimming pools

Jul 30, 2016
A kingdom of their own - the family Karzai and the Afghan disaster by Partlow, Joshua, author.

A kingdom of their own - the family Karzai and the Afghan disaster

"The key to understanding the calamitous Afghan war is the complex, ultimately failed relationship between the powerful, duplicitous Karzai family and the U.S.--brilliantly portrayed here in its entirety for the first time by the former Washington Post Kabul bureau chief"--

Jul 30, 2016
A life everlasting - the extraordinary story of one boy's gift to medical science by Gray, Sarah, 1973- author.

A life everlasting - the extraordinary story of one boy's gift to medical science

"A donor mother's powerful memoir of grief and rebirth that is also a fascinating medical science whodunit, taking us inside the world of organ, eye, tissue, and blood donation and cutting-edge scientific research. When Sarah Gray received the devastating news that her unborn son Thomas was diagnosed with anencephaly, a terminal condition, she decided she wanted his death--and life--to have meaning. In the weeks before she gave birth to her twin sons in 2010, she arranged to donate Thomas's orga

Jul 30, 2016
A mile wide - trading a shallow religion for a deeper faith by Hatmaker, Brandon, 1972- author.

A mile wide - trading a shallow religion for a deeper faith

Jul 30, 2016
A proper drink - the untold story of how a band of bartenders saved the civilized drinking world by Simonson, Robert, author.

A proper drink - the untold story of how a band of bartenders saved the civilized drinking world

Jul 30, 2016
A sense of wonder - the world's best writers on the sacred, the profane, and the ordinary by Doyle, Brian (EDT)

A sense of wonder - the world's best writers on the sacred, the profane, and the ordinary

Jul 30, 2016
A teen's guide to the 5 love languages - how to understand yourself and improve all your relationships by Chapman, Gary D., 1938- author.

A teen's guide to the 5 love languages - how to understand yourself and improve all your relationships

Offers guidance for improving relationships by understanding the five typical ways that people are inclined to express love for others, and expect to have it expressed to them.

Jul 24, 2016
A teen's guide to the 5 love languages - how to understand yourself and improve all your relationships by Chapman, Gary D., 1938- author.

A teen's guide to the 5 love languages - how to understand yourself and improve all your relationships

"#1 New York Times bestselling book The 5 Love Languages has sold over 10 million copies, helping countless relationships thrive. Simply put, it works. But do the five love languages work for teens, for their relationships with parents, siblings, friends, teachers, coaches, and significant others? Yes! Introducing A Teen's Guide to the 5 Love Languages, the first-ever edition written just to teens, for teens, and with a teen's world in mind. It guides emerging adults in discovering and understan

Jul 30, 2016
A timber framer's workshop - joinery, design & construction of traditional timber frames by Chappell, Steve.

A timber framer's workshop - joinery, design & construction of traditional timber frames

Jul 29, 2016
A truck full of money by Kidder, Tracy, author.

A truck full of money

"Like Paul Farmer in Mountains Beyond Mountains, Paul English grew up poor, in working-class Boston, but as Tracy Kidder writes, he had "a mind for the age that was coming." Brilliant, reckless, endlessly energetic, Paul English, after Kayak sold for $2 billion, asked himself: What comes next? Start another company? Use his new wealth to make a difference in the world? With a riveting, page-turning narrative and unmatched storytelling skill, Kidder casts a fresh and critical eye on how new techn

Jul 30, 2016
A woman on the edge of time - a son investigates his trailblazing mother's young suicide by Gavron, Jeremy, 1961- author.

A woman on the edge of time - a son investigates his trailblazing mother's young suicide

Jul 30, 2016
A woman's guide to the wild - your complete outdoor handbook by McConnell, Ruby.

A woman's guide to the wild - your complete outdoor handbook

Jul 27, 2016
A-Z of Sewing by Search Press Ltd (COR)

A-Z of Sewing

Jul 24, 2016
A-Z of sewing. by

A-Z of sewing.

Jul 30, 2016