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"Unsinkable" - the full story of RMS Titanic by Butler, Daniel Allen.

"Unsinkable" - the full story of RMS Titanic

"This is a history 'of the disaster and aftermath, drawing on first-person accounts and solid secondary sources.'" Libr J.

Jun 20, 2016
#OOTD (outfit of the day) sew & style - make your dream wardrobe with Angela by Lan, Angela, author.

#OOTD (outfit of the day) sew & style - make your dream wardrobe with Angela

"This book is written to teach 12-16-year-old girls how to sew garments for themselves. It is a very thorough resource that includes information and techniques (divided into 4 skill-building instructional chapters) for how to make clothes that have a professional store-bought look; also includes choosing the perfect fabric and how to modify patterns to design your own clothes. Each chapter includes a project at the end to use the techniques learned in that chapter. There is an additional chapter

Jun 25, 2016
100 years of tattoos by McComb, David, author.

100 years of tattoos

Offers an illustrated history of tattoos over the last one hundred years, marking their progression from early underground and subculture associations to their mainstream popularity today.

Jun 23, 2016
100 years of tattoos by McComb, David, author.

100 years of tattoos

Jun 25, 2016
1000 Football Clubs - Teams, Stadiums, and Legends of the Beautiful Game by Lesay, Jean Damien

1000 Football Clubs - Teams, Stadiums, and Legends of the Beautiful Game

Jun 25, 2016
150 best tiny home ideas by Gutiérrez, Manel Couto, author.

150 best tiny home ideas

Jun 25, 2016
21st century robot by Johnson, Brian David, author.

21st century robot

Explains how the author came to create the 21st Century Robot Collective through a collection of science fiction prototyping stories focusing on scientists and thinkers exploring personal robotics as a new form of artificial intelligence.

Jun 25, 2016
60 hikes within 60 miles, Nashville - including Clarksville, Columbia, Gallatin, and Murfreesboro by Molloy, Johnny, 1961-

60 hikes within 60 miles, Nashville - including Clarksville, Columbia, Gallatin, and Murfreesboro

Jun 25, 2016
83 minutes - the doctor, the damage, and the shocking death of Michael Jackson by Richards, Matt, 1967- author.

83 minutes - the doctor, the damage, and the shocking death of Michael Jackson

"For the first time, readers have access to [an] ... account of the crucial moments leading up to Jackson's demise. Drawing on court documents and testimonials, [the book] presents a multi-perspective tracking of every individual involved and the part they played as the tragedy unfolded, examining forensically the mystery of the 83 minutes that elapsed from the moment Dr. Murray suggested he found Jackson not breathing to the moment the singer's lifeless body was wheeled into hospital"--Dust jac

Jun 24, 2016
A botanist's vocabulary - 1300 terms explained and illustrated by Pell, Susan K., author.

A botanist's vocabulary - 1300 terms explained and illustrated

Jun 25, 2016
A Buddhist grief observed by Newland, Guy, author.

A Buddhist grief observed

Jun 25, 2016
A cabinet of philosophical curiosities - a collection of puzzles, oddities, riddles, and dilemmas by Sorensen, Roy A., author.

A cabinet of philosophical curiosities - a collection of puzzles, oddities, riddles, and dilemmas

Jun 25, 2016
A house full of daughters - a memoir of seven generations by Nicolson, Juliet, author.

A house full of daughters - a memoir of seven generations

Jun 20, 2016
A killing in Amish country - sex, betrayal, and a cold-blooded murder by Olsen, Gregg, author.

A killing in Amish country - sex, betrayal, and a cold-blooded murder

" At just 30 years old, with dark-blonde hair and freckles, Barbara Weaver was as pretty as the women depicted on the covers of her favorite "bonnet" stories - romance novels set in Amish America. Barbara had everything she'd ever wanted: five beautifulchildren, a home, her faith, and a husband named Eli. But while Barbara was happy to live as the Amish have for centuries - without modern conveniences, Eli was tempted by technology: cell phones, the Internet, and sexting. Online he called himse

Jun 23, 2016
A million years in a day - a curious history of everyday life from the Stone Age to the phone age by Jenner, Greg, author.

A million years in a day - a curious history of everyday life from the Stone Age to the phone age

"Who invented beds? When did we start cleaning our teeth? How old are wine and beer? Which came first: the toilet seat or toilet paper? What was the first clock? Every day, from the moment our alarm clock wakes us in the morning until our head hits our pillow at night, we all take part in rituals that are millennia old. Structured around one ordinary day, [this book] reveals the astonishing origins and development of the daily practices we take for granted. In this gloriously entertaining

Jun 24, 2016
A moveable feast - the restored edition by Hemingway, Ernest, 1899-1961.

A moveable feast - the restored edition

Published posthumously in 1964, A Moveable Feast remains one of Ernest Hemingway's most beloved works. It is his classic memoir of Paris in the 1920s, filled with irreverent portraits of other expatriate luminaries such as F. Scott Fitzgerald and Gertrude Stein; tender memories of his first wife, Hadley; and insightful recollections of his own early experiments with his craft. It is a literary feast, brilliantly evoking the exuberant mood of Paris after World War I and the youthful spirit, unbri

Jun 23, 2016
A paperboy's fable - the 11 principles of success by Patel, Deep K.

A paperboy's fable - the 11 principles of success

Jun 21, 2016
A square meal - a culinary history of the Great Depression by Ziegelman, Jane, author.

A square meal - a culinary history of the Great Depression

Jun 23, 2016
A stray cat struts - my life as a rockabilly rebel by Phantom, Slim Jim, author.

A stray cat struts - my life as a rockabilly rebel

Jun 23, 2016
A Sugar Creek chronicle - observing climate change from a midwestern woodland by Mutel, Cornelia Fleischer.

A Sugar Creek chronicle - observing climate change from a midwestern woodland

Jun 23, 2016