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Eldercare 101- a practical guide to later life planning, care, and wellbeing by Saavedra, Mary Jo

Eldercare 101- a practical guide to later life planning, care, and wellbeing

Jun 25, 2016
Entwined - sisters and secrets in the silent world of artist Judith Scott by Scott, Joyce (Joyce Wallace), 1943-

Entwined - sisters and secrets in the silent world of artist Judith Scott

Joyce Wallace Scott, MA, is the twin sister of Judith Scott. As an RN and developmental specialist she has worked for many years with children with Down Syndrome and other special needs. --

Jun 25, 2016
Escape from dark places - guideposts to hope in an age of anxiety & depression by Watkins, Ambra.

Escape from dark places - guideposts to hope in an age of anxiety & depression

Jun 25, 2016
Etiquette Guide to China - Know the Rules That Make the Difference! by De Mente, Boye/ Wallace, Patrick (EDT)

Etiquette Guide to China - Know the Rules That Make the Difference!

Jun 23, 2016
Eve of a hundred midnights - the star-crossed love story of two WWII correspondents and their epic escape across the Pacific by Lascher, Bill, author.

Eve of a hundred midnights - the star-crossed love story of two WWII correspondents and their epic escape across the Pacific

On New Year’s Eve, 1941, just three weeks after the attack on Pearl Harbor, the Japanese were bombing the Philippine capital of Manila, where journalists Mel and Annalee Jacoby had married just a month earlier. The couple had worked in China as members of a tight community of foreign correspondents with close ties to Chinese leaders; if captured by invading Japanese troops, they were certain to be executed. Racing to the docks just before midnight, they barely escaped on a freighter&#x201

Jun 25, 2016
Eventually one dreams the real thing by Boruch, Marianne, 1950- author.

Eventually one dreams the real thing

Jun 25, 2016
Every landlord's legal guide 2016 by Stewart, Marcia, author.

Every landlord's legal guide 2016

Guide for landlords and property managers with legal forms and state rules covering topics such as screening tenants, preparing leases, keeping up with repairs, and complying with laws regarding tenant privacy and disclosures. The 13th edition is revised to provide current state laws.

Jun 21, 2016
Every little step - my story by Brown, Bobby (Vocalist), author.

Every little step - my story

Bobby Brown has been one of the most compelling American artists of the past thirty years, a magnetic and talented figure who successfully crossed over many musical genres, including R&B and hip hop, as well as the mainstream. In the late 1980s, the former front man of New Edition had a wildly successful solo career--especially with the launch of Don't Be Cruel--garnering multiple hits on the Billboard top ten list, as well as several Grammy, American Music, and Soul Train awards. But Brown put

Jun 20, 2016
Explore Texas - a nature travel guide by Parker, Mary O., author.

Explore Texas - a nature travel guide

Jun 25, 2016
Eyeing the Red Storm - Eisenhower and the First Attempt to Build a Spy Satellite by Dienesch, Robert M, author.

Eyeing the Red Storm - Eisenhower and the First Attempt to Build a Spy Satellite

Jun 23, 2016
F is for France - a curious cabinet of French wonders by Eatwell, Piu Marie, author.

F is for France - a curious cabinet of French wonders

"Exploring a culture filled with arcane laws, historical incidents, and bizarre paradoxes, Piu Eatwell's follow up to her award-winning and critically acclaimed myth-buster They Eat Horses, Don't They is a delightful exploration of France's quirky, literary, and culinary heritage. From absinthe and catacombs to former French soccer player Zinedine Zidane, Eatwell leaves no stone unturned, taking readers off the beaten path to explore the kind of information that gets missed in guidebooks and 'of

Jun 25, 2016
Fabulous Fat Quarter Aprons - Fun and Functional Retro Designs for Today's Kitchen by Temple, Mary Beth

Fabulous Fat Quarter Aprons - Fun and Functional Retro Designs for Today's Kitchen

Jun 23, 2016
Face value - the hidden ways beauty shapes women's lives by Whitefield-Madrano, Autumn, author.

Face value - the hidden ways beauty shapes women's lives

"Part social commentary, part cultural analysis, part careful investigation and part powerful personal anecdotes, a provocative book explores the relationship between appearance and science, social media, sex, friendship, language and advertising to show how beauty actually affects us day to day,"--NoveList.

Jun 24, 2016
Falling - a daughter, a father, and a journey back by Cooper, Elisha.

Falling - a daughter, a father, and a journey back

"The award-winning children's book author confronts a new world when faced with his daughter's illness in this frank, moving, and beautiful memoir. Elisha Cooper spends his mornings writing and illustrating children's books, his afternoons playing with his two daughters. The phrase he hates most is "throw like a girl," so he teaches them to climb trees and play ball. But when he discovers a lump in five-year-old Zoe's midsection as she sits on his lap at a Chicago Cubs game, everything changes.

Jun 20, 2016
Family Photography Now by Howarth, Sophie/ Mclaren, Stephen

Family Photography Now

Jun 25, 2016
Famous Nathan - a family saga of Coney Island, the American dream, and the search for the perfect hot dog by Handwerker, Lloyd, author.

Famous Nathan - a family saga of Coney Island, the American dream, and the search for the perfect hot dog

"Beginning with just five feet of counter space on Coney Island in 1916, Nathan's Famous - based on the basic principles of quality ingredients, hard work and a price everyone could afford -soon stretched across the globe, launching the hotdog as an American food staple and Nathan Handwerker to national fame. But the story behind the dog is even tastier ... Fleeing Eastern Europe as the shadow of WWI looms large with nothing but twenty dollars in his socks, Nathan arrives in New York with the in

Jun 24, 2016
Fast favorites under pressure by Laurence, Meredith, author.

Fast favorites under pressure

"Over 100 recipes prefected (sic) for 4-quart pressure cookers."--Cover.

Jun 25, 2016
Fastpitch - the untold history of softball and the women who made the game by Westly, Erica, author.

Fastpitch - the untold history of softball and the women who made the game

"A history of fastpitch softball from its beginnings as an industrial worker's game to an Olympic sport with millions of fans traces the larger-than-life stories of the women and men who popularized it, profiling some of its most famous athletes in a chronicle complemented by 16 pages of vintage photos,"--NoveList.

Jun 20, 2016
February house by Tippins, Sherill.

February house

This volume presents the story of an extraordinary experiment in communal living, one involving young but already iconic writers--and the country's best-known burlesque performer--in a house in Brooklyn during 1940 and 1941. It was a fevered yearlong party fueled by the appetites of youth and by the shared sense of urgency to take action as artists in the months before America entered the war. In spite of the sheer intensity, the house was for its residents a creative crucible. Carson McCullers'

Jun 24, 2016
Female and armed - a woman's guide to advanced situational awareness, concealed carry, and defensive shooting techniques by Finch, Lynne.

Female and armed - a woman's guide to advanced situational awareness, concealed carry, and defensive shooting techniques

In Female and Armed Lynne Finch offers an information-packed follow-up to her first book, Taking Your First Shot. Based on questions and requests from readers, this book addresses more advanced techniques for personal defense as well as range drills to help readers practice and hone those skills. It's important to know how to defend yourself, and Finch provides the building blocks necessary to successfully navigate some dangerous, real-life scenarios. Be it a carjacking, robbery, or home invasio

Jun 25, 2016