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Devoured - from chicken wings to kale smoothies-- how what we eat defines who we are by Egan, Sophie, author.

Devoured - from chicken wings to kale smoothies-- how what we eat defines who we are

A look at the deeper meaning behind our food choices: from the prioritization of convenience over health to the ways food at work affects our happiness; from the American obsession with "having it our way" at Starbucks, Chipotle and other chains that individualize the eating experience to the fascinating dynamic between highbrow food culture--artisan this and small-batch that--and the lowbrow, such as Taco Bell's sale of 100 million Doritos Locos Tacos in just ten weeks.

May 5, 2016
Following the wild bees - the craft and science of bee hunting by Seeley, Thomas D., author.

Following the wild bees - the craft and science of bee hunting

May 5, 2016
Korean food made simple by Joo, Judy, author.

Korean food made simple

"125 simple Korean recipes from the host of the Cooking Channel television show of the same name In Korean Food Made Simple, Judy Joo, host of the Cooking Channel's show of the same name and Food Network regular, brings Korean food to the masses, proving that it's fun and easy to prepare at home. As a Korean-American, Judy understands how to make dishes that may seem exotic and difficult accessible to the everyday cook. The book has over 100 recipes including well-loved dishes like kimchi, sweet

May 5, 2016
Live happy - ten practices for choosing joy by Heisz, Deborah K., author.

Live happy - ten practices for choosing joy

"An eye-opening shift of perspective on the secret of authentic happiness: how surprisingly simple, everyday acts lead to lifelong joy and fulfillment, from the experts at Live Happy magazine,"--Amazon.com.

May 5, 2016
Lightroom transformations - realizing your vision with Lightroom--plus Photoshop by Evening, Martin, author.

Lightroom transformations - realizing your vision with Lightroom--plus Photoshop

May 5, 2016
Love Canal - a toxic history from Colonial times to the present by Newman, Richard S., author.

Love Canal - a toxic history from Colonial times to the present

May 5, 2016
The love diet - a personalized, proven program that changes the way you feel to transform the way you look by Guttersen, Connie, author.

The love diet - a personalized, proven program that changes the way you feel to transform the way you look

"Self-doubt and self-loathing are responsible for our dysfunctional relationships with food and our destructive health habits, which inevitably lead to poor nutrition, unwanted weight, and dangerously low self-esteem. Learning to recognize your own worth is the first step to finding the waistline--and the life--you deserve. Drawing on their revelatory research, the latest science on nutrition and weight loss, and thousands of patients' accounts, Dr. Guttersen and Dr. Dedomenico have developed th

May 5, 2016
Trust - mastering the four essential trusts by Vanzant, Iyanla, author.

Trust - mastering the four essential trusts

Explores what trust really is, how to trust, and why trust is so important to personal development.

May 5, 2016
To Belém & back - backroads Brazil with my black Lab by Batchelder, Ben, author.

To Belém & back - backroads Brazil with my black Lab

"Have you ever wondered how to travel with your favorite pet in a huge tropical country where footloose foreigners are suspect? Author Ben Batchelder abandoned a cozy corporate career and, instead of returning to the U.S., moved deep into the interior of Brazil. Here he drives his two-wheel drive station wagon into the Amazon, on the notoriously dangerous Bele´m-Brasi´lia highway, and back along Brazil's endless Atlantic Coast, on roads few if any Brazilians brave. Hence the need for such a fero

May 5, 2016
Tears to triumph - the spiritual journey from suffering to enlightenment by Williamson, Marianne, 1952- author.

Tears to triumph - the spiritual journey from suffering to enlightenment

May 5, 2016
Made up - 40+ easy make-up tutorials & DIY beauty products by Jenkinson, Laura, author.

Made up - 40+ easy make-up tutorials & DIY beauty products

Makeup artist and Instagram sensation Laura Jenkinson shares over forty key looks for eyes, brows, and lips. In Made Up, Laura focuses on the most important elements of the face, sharing makeup looks that can be mastered by anyone, from everyday to bold standout looks for parties, festivals, and special occasions. Complete with advice on the best products, every makeup lover will find this book invaluable. Learn how to shape, pluck, and maintain your brows; apply liquid eyeliner like a pro; mast

May 5, 2016
Paul McCartney - the life by Norman, Philip, 1943- author.

Paul McCartney - the life

"Since the age of twenty-one, Paul McCartney has lived one of the ultimate rock-n-roll lives played out on the most public of stages. Now, Paul's story is told by rock music's foremost biographer, with McCartney's consent and access to family members and close friends who have never spoken on the record before. PAUL McCARTNEY reveals the complex character behind the fac¸ade and sheds new light on his childhood--blighted by his mother's death but redeemed by the father who introduced him to music

May 5, 2016
Learning web app development by Purewal, Semmy, author.

Learning web app development

Provides information on the fundamentals of web application development, including how to create a user interface, write a server, build client-server communication, and use a cloud-based service to deploy the application.

May 5, 2016
The midwife by Cohen, Susan, author.

The midwife

May 5, 2016
Memories of heaven - children's astounding recollections of the time before they came to earth by Dyer, Wayne W.

Memories of heaven - children's astounding recollections of the time before they came to earth

"This fascinating book encourages parents and grandparents to take a much more active role in communicating with their new arrivals ... and to realize that there is far more to this earthly experience than what we perceive with our five senses, "--Amazon.com.

May 5, 2016
Memories - from Moscow to the Black Sea by Tėffi, N. A. (Nadezhda Aleksandrovna), 1872-1952, author.

Memories - from Moscow to the Black Sea

May 5, 2016
Modern military aircraft - the world's fighting aircraft, 1945 to the present day by

Modern military aircraft - the world's fighting aircraft, 1945 to the present day

"With detailed features on over 220 military aircraft from more than six decades of aviation, Modern Military Aircraft is a wide-ranging guide to the world's fighting aircraft since World War II, from the earliest jet fighters and basic piston-engined bombers, to today's high-tech and stealthy superfighters"--Page [4] of cover.

May 5, 2016
Migraines - more than a headache by Leroux, Elizabeth, author.

Migraines - more than a headache

WOMEN'S HEALTH. A complete guide to how to treat and prevent migraines. Though often viewed as a women s ailment, migraines affect nearly 15 percent of the world s population. In addition to the effect migraines have on the sufferers quality of life, they also carry an economic cost, felt especially in the form of lost work time. But by recognizing the problem and taking necessary action, migraine sufferers today can take back control of their lives. This comprehensive, easy-to-read guide to mig

May 5, 2016
The Apache wars - the hunt for Geronimo, the Apache Kid, and the captive boy who started the longest war in American history by Hutton, Paul Andrew, 1949- author.

The Apache wars - the hunt for Geronimo, the Apache Kid, and the captive boy who started the longest war in American history

"Describes the violent history between the frontiersmen and the Native Americans in the Southwestern borderlands by following Mickey Free, a mixed-blood warrior who played a pivotal role in the fighting as he pursued the Apache Kid,"--NoveList.

May 5, 2016
Sixteen for '16 - a progressive agenda for a better America by Babones, Salvatore J., author.

Sixteen for '16 - a progressive agenda for a better America

"An uncompromising manifesto for positive social policy. Its arguments are clear, concise, and supported by hard data. The progressive agenda laid out in [this work] is ambitious but realistic and achievable. America can and should lead the world toward a better tomorrow, from securing jobs to saving the Earth"--Page 4 of cover.

May 5, 2016