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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 12, 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
Excel dashboards & reports for dummies by Alexander, Michael, 1972- author.

Excel dashboards & reports for dummies

Feb 12, 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
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 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
Fit not healthy - how one woman's obsession to be the best nearly killed her by Alford, Vanessa, 1979- author.

Fit not healthy - how one woman's obsession to be the best nearly killed her

Distorted body image is a growing concern amongst women in educated, often affluent communities, fuelled by a public obsession with the perfect body and a skewed definition of what it means to look fit, healthy and/or beautiful. Sometimes that distortion result in obviously unhealthy behaviour, but, disturbingly, it can also manifest as an over-zealous focus on health and fitness. Fit not Healthy is the story of how one woman's determination to be lean, fit and healthy took her to the brink of i

Feb 12, 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
Forgotten skills of backyard herbal healing and family health by Warnock, Caleb (Caleb J.), 1973- author.

Forgotten skills of backyard herbal healing and family health

Feb 12, 2016
Forked - a new standard for American dining by Jayaraman, Sarumathi, 1975- author.

Forked - a new standard for American dining

An "examination of what we don't talk about when we talk about restaurants: Is the line cook working through a case of stomach flu because he doesn't get paid sick days? Is the busser not being promoted because he speaks with an accent? Is the server tolerating sexual harassment because tips are her only income? ... [This book] offers an insider's view of the highest--and lowest--scoring restaurants for worker pay and benefits in each sector of the restaurant industry, and with it, a new way of

Feb 12, 2016
Fortify your life - your guide to vitamins, minerals, and more by Low Dog, Tieraona, author.

Fortify your life - your guide to vitamins, minerals, and more

"Health-conscious consumers read nutritional labels, but it's nearly impossible to get the nutrients we need with diet alone. To get the USDA-recommended daily quota of vitamin D, for example, you need to eat 15 eggs or 26 sardines; of iron, 414 almonds or 15 cups of broccoli. So we rely on nutritional supplements--vitamins and minerals, probiotics and enzymes--but the variety of pills, products, and elixirs on the market today is overwhelming. And, as we have seen in recent news, some of these

Feb 9, 2016
Fossils - the key to the past by Fortey, Richard A, author.

Fossils - the key to the past

Feb 10, 2016