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The stylelife challenge - master the game in 30 days by Strauss, Neil.

The stylelife challenge - master the game in 30 days

Volume I : The lifestyle challenge : master the game in 30 days -- Volume II : The style diaries : the pickup artist's companion.

Sep 20, 2014
The style diaries - the pickup artist's companion by Strauss, Neil.

The style diaries - the pickup artist's companion

Volume I : The lifestyle challenge : master the game in 30 days -- Volume II : The style diaries : the pickup artist's companion.

Sep 20, 2014
The smartphone - anatomy of an industry by Woyke, Elizabeth.

The smartphone - anatomy of an industry

How have smartphones shaped the way we socialize and interact? Who tracks our actions, our preferences, our movements as recorded by our smartphones? These are just some of the questions that journalist Elizabeth Woyke answers in this muckraking expose.

Sep 15, 2014
The small BIG - small changes that spark BIG influence by Martin, Steve J.

The small BIG - small changes that spark BIG influence

Argues that small changes can have big influential effects and identifies more than fifty of these changes in successful business case studies.

Sep 15, 2014
The Simpsons family history - a celebration of television's favorite family by Groening, Matt.

The Simpsons family history - a celebration of television's favorite family

So you think you know the Simpsons? Well, think again! The Simpsons Family History unravels 25 years of Simpsons facts and fun and presents them in a never-before-seen chronological format. Travel through time with Matt Groening as he pulls back the curtain and reveals the events that turned this average family into a pop culture phenomenon. Discover the hopes and dreams of a young Homer and uncover the sensitive and driven girl Marge was before she married him. Marvel at the hidden moments you

Sep 20, 2014
The silent woman - Sylvia Plath & Ted Hughes by Malcolm, Janet.

The silent woman - Sylvia Plath & Ted Hughes

This volume explores the legacy of the works of American writer and poet Sylvia Plath (1932-1963). The author discusses how Plath's reputation was forged from the poems she wrote just before her suicide; how her estranged husband, the poet Ted Hughes, as executor of her estate, tried to serve two masters - Plath's art and his own need for privacy; and how it fell to his sister, Olwyn Hughes, as literary agent for the estate, to protect him by limiting access to Plath's work. This book is less ab

Sep 20, 2014
The short and tragic life of Robert Peace - a brilliant young man who left Newark for the Ivy League by Hobbs, Jeff, 1980-

The short and tragic life of Robert Peace - a brilliant young man who left Newark for the Ivy League

Examines "the short life of a talented young African-American man who escapes the slums of Newark for Yale University only to succumb to the dangers of the streets--and of one's own nature--when he returns home"--Amazon.com.

Sep 20, 2014
The shifts and the shocks - what we've learned- and have still to learn- from the financial crisis by Wolf, Martin, 1946-

The shifts and the shocks - what we've learned- and have still to learn- from the financial crisis

"From the chief economic commentator for the Financial Times, a brilliant tour d'horizon of the new global economy and its trajectory There have been many books that have sought to explain the causes and courses of the financial and economic crisis which began in 2007-8. The Shifts and the Shocks is not another detailed history of the crisis, but the most persuasive and complete account yet published of what the crisis should teach us about modern economies and economics. The book identifies the

Sep 15, 2014
The Roosevelts - an intimate history by Ward, Geoffrey C.

The Roosevelts - an intimate history

An extraordinarily vivid and personal portrait of America's greatest political family and its enormous impact on our nation--the tie-in volume to the PBS documentary to air in the fall of 2014.

Sep 15, 2014
The Renaissance - All That Matters by Halvorson, Michael

The Renaissance - All That Matters

Sep 19, 2014
The QB - the making of modern quarterbacks by Feldman, Bruce.

The QB - the making of modern quarterbacks

"With unparalleled access to Heisman Trophy-winning phenom Johnny Manziel, Bruce Feldman has written a modern-day tale about the making of the next superstars in football's most important position: the quarterback. In the world of modern football, with teams worth a billion dollars or more, no position defines a franchise like quarterback. To tell the story of all that goes on to create the perfect quarterback, bestselling author Bruce Feldman gained unique access to "Johnny Football" (that's Jo

Sep 19, 2014
The prostate - everything you need to know about the man gland by Taguchi, Yosh, author.

The prostate - everything you need to know about the man gland

Sep 20, 2014
The princess problem - guiding our girls through the princess-obsessed years by Hains, Rebecca C., 1976-

The princess problem - guiding our girls through the princess-obsessed years

Sep 18, 2014
The price of thirst - global water inequality and the coming chaos by Piper, Karen Lynnea, 1965-

The price of thirst - global water inequality and the coming chaos

Sep 19, 2014
The pious ones - the world of Hasidim and their battles with America by Berger, Joseph, 1945- author.

The pious ones - the world of Hasidim and their battles with America

"As the population of ultra-Orthodox Jews in the United States increases to record proportions after near-extinction during the Holocaust, award-winning New York Times journalist and author Joseph Berger takes us inside the notoriously insular world of the Hasidim to explore their origins, beliefs, and struggles--and the social and political implications of their expanding presence in America"--

Sep 15, 2014
The picnic - a history by Levy, Walter.

The picnic - a history

Sep 20, 2014
The Phantom Killer - Unlocking the Mystery of the Texarkana Serial Murders- the Story of a Town in Terror by Presley, James

The Phantom Killer - Unlocking the Mystery of the Texarkana Serial Murders- the Story of a Town in Terror

Sep 19, 2014
The Ph Balance Health and Diet Guide for Gerd, Ibs and Ibd - Practical Solutions, Diet Management, Plus 175 Recipes by Smith, Fraser/ Hannah, Susan/ Richardson, Daniel

The Ph Balance Health and Diet Guide for Gerd, Ibs and Ibd - Practical Solutions, Diet Management, Plus 175 Recipes

Sep 19, 2014
The perfect wave - with neutrinos at the boundary of space and time by Päs, H. (Heinrich)

The perfect wave - with neutrinos at the boundary of space and time

Sep 20, 2014
The other talk- a guide to talking with your adult children about the rest of your life by Prosch, Timothy.

The other talk- a guide to talking with your adult children about the rest of your life

The Other Talk gives you the tools to develop a strong partnership with your kids to plan for the rest of your life. Who will manage your finances and how will you budget for unknown needs? Where can your children find important documents they will need to help? Where will you live if you need assistance? What type of medical treatments do you want--and not want--and who will advocate for your needs?

Sep 15, 2014