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Every last tie - the story of the Unabomber and his family by Kaczynski, David, 1949- author.

Every last tie - the story of the Unabomber and his family

In August 1995 David Kaczynski's wife Linda asked him a difficult question: "Do you think your brother Ted is the Unabomber?" He couldn't be, David thought. But as the couple pored over the Unabomber's seventy-eight-page manifesto, David couldn't rule out the possibility. It slowly became clear to them that Ted was likely responsible for mailing the seventeen bombs that killed three people and injured many more. Wanting to prevent further violence, David made the agonizing decision to turn his b

Feb 11, 2016
Every song ever - twenty ways to listen in an age of musical plenty by Ratliff, Ben.

Every song ever - twenty ways to listen in an age of musical plenty

What does it mean to listen in the digital era? Today, new technologies make it possible to roam instantly and experimentally across musical languages and generations, from Detroit techno to jam bands to baroque opera--or to dive deeper into the set of tastes that we already have. Either way, we can listen to nearly anything, at any time. The possibilities in this new age of listening overturn old assumptions about what it means to properly appreciate music--to be an "educated" listener. Here, v

Feb 11, 2016
Everydata - The Misinformation Hidden in the Little Data You Consume Every Day by Johnson, John H./ Gluck, Mike

Everydata - The Misinformation Hidden in the Little Data You Consume Every Day

Feb 10, 2016
Everyday Sexism by Bates, Laura

Everyday Sexism

Feb 10, 2016
Exit right - the people who left the Left and reshaped the American century by Oppenheimer, Daniel, author

Exit right - the people who left the Left and reshaped the American century

Feb 4, 2016
Fabulous Felt - How to Make Beautiful Accessories and Decorations by Lapierre, Corrine

Fabulous Felt - How to Make Beautiful Accessories and Decorations

Feb 10, 2016
Facebook for Dummies by Abram, Carolyn

Facebook for Dummies

Feb 10, 2016
Fast food maniac - from Arby's to White Castle, one man's supersized obsession with America's favorite food by Hein, Jon, 1967- author.

Fast food maniac - from Arby's to White Castle, one man's supersized obsession with America's favorite food

Jon Hein is the ultimate fast food maniac, and in this book he draws on his extensive knowledge of, and love for, both nationwide chains and regional gems, from McDonald's and KFC to In-N-Out Burger and Carvel. He digs into their origin stories; reveals secret menu items; includes best lists for everything from fried chicken and shakes to connoisseur concerns such as straws and biscuits; takes a nostalgic look back at the best giveaways, slogans, and uniforms; and even provides a battle-tested d

Feb 9, 2016
Fast from scratch by Crocker, Betty, author.

Fast from scratch

Feb 10, 2016
Fast into the night - a woman, her dogs, and their journey north on the Iditarod Trail by Moderow, Debbie Clarke, author.

Fast into the night - a woman, her dogs, and their journey north on the Iditarod Trail

Describes the author's experiences as a middle-aged mom whose initial resolve to train for and complete the Iditarod failed when her dogs refused to finish the race, detailing how she overcame daunting challenges to succeed during a second attempt. --

Feb 9, 2016
Fat woman on the mountain - how I lost half of myself and found happiness - a memoir by Whitely, Kara Richardson.

Fat woman on the mountain - how I lost half of myself and found happiness - a memoir

The story of a woman who changed her focus from how many pounds she wanted to lose to doing what she wanted to do - climb Mount Kilimanjaro.

Feb 9, 2016
Female genital cutting by Meyer, Terry Teague, author.

Female genital cutting

Feb 4, 2016
Finger painting weekend workshop - a beginner's guide to creating brush-free works of art by Scott, Iris, author, artist.

Finger painting weekend workshop - a beginner's guide to creating brush-free works of art

"Leave your brushes behind! Iris Scott's revolutionary finger-painting courses are designed for everyone, especially beginners. Watch your paintings flourish with life when you follow Iris's simple techniques that let the paint do the work. Complete with five masterpieces and clear, step-by-step instructions for recreating each one, this book makes you feel like you are sitting right in one of Iris's best-selling finger painting classes. Featuring beautiful artworks like Koi Fish, Wet Road, Clou

Feb 9, 2016
First entrepreneur - how George Washington built his--and the nation's--prosperity by Lengel, Edward G., author.

First entrepreneur - how George Washington built his--and the nation's--prosperity

"Draws on primary sources to illuminate the first president's lesser-known achievements as an entrepreneur, citing his financial prowess in building the Mount Vernon estate, managing Continental Army resources and establishing a stable national economy,"--

Feb 4, 2016
First Women - The Grace and Power of America's Modern First Ladies by Brower, Kate Andersen

First Women - The Grace and Power of America's Modern First Ladies

Feb 10, 2016
First, Break All the Rules - What the World's Greatest Managers Do Differently by Gallup Press/ Harter, James K. (FRW)

First, Break All the Rules - What the World's Greatest Managers Do Differently

Feb 4, 2016
Five dollars and a pork chop sandwich - vote buying and the corruption of democracy by Berry, Mary Frances, author.

Five dollars and a pork chop sandwich - vote buying and the corruption of democracy

Feb 4, 2016
Floyd Cardoz - flavorwalla by Cardoz, Floyd, author.

Floyd Cardoz - flavorwalla

Feb 10, 2016
Foraging by Vorderbruggen, Mark

Foraging

Feb 10, 2016
Forgotten skills of backyard herbal healing and family health by Skirvin, Kirsten, 1963- author.

Forgotten skills of backyard herbal healing and family health

Feb 10, 2016