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Crafting the personal essay - a guide for writing and publishing creative nonfiction by Moore, Dinty W., 1955-

Crafting the personal essay - a guide for writing and publishing creative nonfiction

A guide to writing the personal essay, including the basics of essay writing, how to move past private "journaling," and instructions for revision and strategies for getting published.

May 28, 2016
The cost - my life on a terrorist hit list by Husnain, Ali, author.

The cost - my life on a terrorist hit list

Born into a prominent Shia Muslim family in Pakistan, Ali had it all--prestige, security, wealth, social status. The Cost is the extraordinary story of his dramatic encounter with Jesus that would change everything. That life-altering choice to follow Jesus would turn Ali from a typical teenager into a target of a terrorist organization based in his hometown--a target they would soon act on. The Cost is the riveting and remarkable journey of a young man who left everything behind to follow the o

May 28, 2016
Death blossoms- reflections from a prisoner of conscience by Abu-Jamal, Mumia

Death blossoms- reflections from a prisoner of conscience

May 28, 2016
The cross and the switchblade by Wilkerson, David, 1931-2011.

The cross and the switchblade

Presents the story of a small-town pastor who found his real ministry among the street gangs of New York and succeeded in founding the Teen Challenge movement.

May 28, 2016
Craft-a-doodle deux - 73 exercises for creative drawing by Doh, Jenny, author.

Craft-a-doodle deux - 73 exercises for creative drawing

Presents techniques, ideas, and exercises for original doodles made with materials such as paint, markers, and gel pens. Seventeen contributors share inventive prompts to jumpstart and expand your inspiration for drawing abstract designs and doodles.

May 28, 2016
Double cup love - on the trail of family, food, and broken hearts in China by Huang, Eddie, 1982-

Double cup love - on the trail of family, food, and broken hearts in China

May 28, 2016
Don't make me think, revisited - a common sense approach to web usability by Krug, Steve, author.

Don't make me think, revisited - a common sense approach to web usability

Offers observations and solutions to fundamental Web design problems, as well as a new chapter about mobile Web design.

May 28, 2016
Everything I know about love I learned from romance novels by Wendell, Sarah, 1975-

Everything I know about love I learned from romance novels

A romance novel blogger provides wisdom and insights about love that she has discovered in the romance genre, with selected passages from representative works.

May 28, 2016
Encyclopedia of electronic components. Volume 3, Sensors - location, presence, proximity, orientation, oscillation, force, load, human input, liquid and gas properties, light, heat, sound, electricity by Platt, Charles, author.

Encyclopedia of electronic components. Volume 3, Sensors - location, presence, proximity, orientation, oscillation, force, load, human input, liquid and gas properties, light, heat, sound, electricity

May 28, 2016
The complete idiot's guide to beer tasting by Kohn, Rita T.

The complete idiot's guide to beer tasting

The complete idiot's guide to beer tasting will provide readers with a comprehensive introduction to understanding and enjoying the vast styles and complex characteristics of beer. Understanding and enjoying beer is no longer a simple process, as beer has gone from a world of relatively small offerings from major brewers to a universe of literally hundreds of unique styles from craft brewers around the world. Like wine, the taste and subtle characteristics of beer can be affected by a number of

May 28, 2016
Cartooning for the beginner by Hart, Christopher, 1957-

Cartooning for the beginner

Covers the basic techniques beginning cartoonists need to get started drawing both comic strips and animation.

May 28, 2016
Bobby Rydell- teen idol on the rocks- a tale of second chances by Rydell, Bobby

Bobby Rydell- teen idol on the rocks- a tale of second chances

May 28, 2016
Cape Cod, Martha's Vineyard & Nantucket by Bartlett, Ray.

Cape Cod, Martha's Vineyard & Nantucket

May 28, 2016
Cagney & Lacey ... and me - an inside look at Hollywood - or, how I learned to stop worrying and love the blonde by Rosenzweig, Barney.

Cagney & Lacey ... and me - an inside look at Hollywood - or, how I learned to stop worrying and love the blonde

A fast-paced, comprehensive look at how the network dramatic series Cagney & Lacey was made. Features many of television show's producers, writers, and craftspeople, sharing their insights.

May 28, 2016
Baking and pastry - mastering the art and craft by

Baking and pastry - mastering the art and craft

The leading learning tool for all levels of baking and pastry ability, newly illustrated and updated. Praised by top pastry chefs and bakers as "an indispensable guide" and "the ultimate baking and pastry reference," the latest edition of Baking and Pastry from The Culinary Institute of America improves upon the last with more than 300 new recipes, photographs, and illustrations, and completely revised and up-to-date information on creating spectacular breads and desserts. Covering the full rang

May 28, 2016
101 easy homemade products for your skin, health & home - a nerdy farm wife's all-natural DIY projects using commonly found herbs, flowers & other plants / Jan Berry. by Berry, Jan, author.

101 easy homemade products for your skin, health & home - a nerdy farm wife's all-natural DIY projects using commonly found herbs, flowers & other plants / Jan Berry.

"Kick toxic, synthetic skin care products and cleaners out the door and bring the healing joy of nature into your life with the simple, versatile projects in 101 Easy Homemade Products for Your Skin, Health & Home." Amazon.com.

May 28, 2016
The dragon behind the glass - a true story of power, obsession, and the world's most coveted fish by Voigt, Emily, author.

The dragon behind the glass - a true story of power, obsession, and the world's most coveted fish

"A journalist's quest to find a wild Asian arowana--the world's most expensive aquarium fish--takes her on a global tour through the bizarre realm of ornamental fish hobbyists to some of the most remote jungles on the planet."--Dust jacket.

May 28, 2016
Complicity and moral accountability by Mellema, Gregory, 1948- author.

Complicity and moral accountability

May 28, 2016
The complete guide on anemia - learn anemia symptoms, anemia causes, and anemia treatments by Meselson, Alec.

The complete guide on anemia - learn anemia symptoms, anemia causes, and anemia treatments

May 28, 2016
Jesus was a migrant by Cornell, Deirdre

Jesus was a migrant

May 28, 2016