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Shooting up / A Short History of Drugs and War by Kamieski, Łukasz. Shooting up / A Short History of Drugs and War

Sep 27, 2016
Set the Boy Free - The Autobiography by Marr, Johnny Set the Boy Free - The Autobiography

Sep 27, 2016
Success Is the Only Option - The Art of Coaching Extreme Talent by Calipari, John/ Sokolove, Michael Success Is the Only Option - The Art of Coaching Extreme Talent

Sep 27, 2016
Train like a mother - how to get across any finish line --and not lose your family, job, or sanity by McDowell, Dimity. Train like a mother - how to get across any finish line --and not lose your family, job, or sanity

At its core, Train Like a Mother will comprehensively cover how to train for a race, including training plans for four race distances (5K, 10K, half-marathon, and marathon) for both beginner and more experienced runners; the importance of recovery; pre- and post-race nutrition; strength training; injury prevention (and rehab); and everything busy women need to know to add racing to their multitasking schedules. It is all presented with the same wit, empathy, and tone the avid fans connect and id

Sep 27, 2016
Unholy alliance - Iran, Russia, and radical Islam's agenda for conquering the world by Sekulow, Jay, author. Unholy alliance - Iran, Russia, and radical Islam's agenda for conquering the world

Offers an examination of the forces of intolerant, radical Islam as a great danger to American liberty, as well as how the governments of Iran, Syria, and Russia continue to be serious threats to America and the world.

Sep 27, 2016
Tranny - confessions of punk rock's most infamous anarchist sellout by Grace, Laura Jane, 1980- author. Tranny - confessions of punk rock's most infamous anarchist sellout

The transgender advocate and lead singer of the punk rock band Against Me! describes her intensely personal struggles with identity and addiction through journal entries that date back to her childhood.

Sep 27, 2016
Yoga and Parkinson's disease - a journey to health and healing by Van Hulsteyn, Peggy. Yoga and Parkinson's disease - a journey to health and healing

Encourages the use of yoga as a complimentary therapy for Parkinson's disease, including step-by-step instructions and seated and assisted postures for those with limited mobility.

Sep 27, 2016
Waffle Street- the confession and rehabiltation of a financier by Adams, James Waffle Street- the confession and rehabiltation of a financier

Sep 27, 2016
Weekend Wraps - 18 Quick Knit Cowls, Scarves & Shawls by Macdonald, Cecily Glowik/ Labarre, Melissa Weekend Wraps - 18 Quick Knit Cowls, Scarves & Shawls

Sep 27, 2016
Urban forests - a natural history of trees in the American cityscape by Jonnes, Jill, 1952- author. Urban forests - a natural history of trees in the American cityscape

"Nature|s largest and longest-lived creations, trees play an extraordinarily important role in our cityscapes, living landmarks that define space, cool the air, soothe our psyches, and connect us to nature and our past. Today, four fifths of Americans live in or near cities, surrounded by millions of trees, urban forests containing hundreds of species. Despite the ubiquity and familiarity of those trees, most of us take them for granted and know little of their specific natural history or civic

Sep 27, 2016
The Vonnegut encyclopedia by Leeds, Marc. The Vonnegut encyclopedia

"The authorized, updated, and comprehensive catalogue of characters, themes, phrasing, and imagery found in Kurt Vonnegut's beloved work. Vonnegut's five decades of writing yielded many worlds-worth of people, places, and things. This book is an invaluable tool for looking up the marvelous facts that exist only in the pages his work. The Encyclopedia identifies every major or minor Vonnegut character, as well as recurring images and significant themes from all of Vonnegut's books and short stori

Sep 27, 2016
Wild and precious life by Ziegler, Deborah, 1956- author. Wild and precious life

"Written by Deborah Ziegler, the mother of Brittany Maynard--a twenty-nine-year-old woman with a terminal brain tumor--this touching and beautiful memoir captures and celebrates her daughter's spirit and the mostly untold story of Brittany's last year oflife as she chose her right to die with dignity, a journey that inspired millions. On October 6, 2014, a video of my daughter, Brittany Maynard, was posted on YouTube. Brittany asked me to do the video with her, to support her. The first words m

Sep 27, 2016
Wonderland - how play made the modern world by Johnson, Steven, 1968- author. Wonderland - how play made the modern world

"From the New York Times-bestselling author of How We Got to Now and Where Good Ideas Come From, a look at he world-changing innovations we made while keeping ourselves entertained. This lushly illustrated history of popular entertainment takes along-zoom approach, contending that the pursuit of novelty and wonder is a powerful driver of world-shaping technological change. Steven Johnson argues that, throughout history, the cutting edge of innovation lies wherever people are working the hardest

Sep 27, 2016
The perfect pass - American genius and the reinvention of football by Gwynne, S. C. (Samuel C.), 1953- author. The perfect pass - American genius and the reinvention of football

"New York Times bestselling, award-winning historian S.C. Gwynne tells the incredible story of how Hal Mumme and Mike Leach--two unknown coaches who revolutionized American football in the 1980s, 1990s and 2000s--changed the way the game is played at every level, from high school to the NFL"--

Sep 26, 2016
Swim through the darkness - my search for Craig Smith and the mystery of Maitreya Kali by Stax, Mike, author. Swim through the darkness - my search for Craig Smith and the mystery of Maitreya Kali

"Craig Smith was a striking success of the 1960s--a handsome musician whose songs were recorded by some of the biggest names in entertainment. But an unexpected turn of events plunged the golden boy into a terrifying darkness. Clean-cut Craig Smith because Matreiya Kali, a self-proclaimed psychedelic Messiah who released his poignant schizophrenic visions on an obscure double album before disappearing completely. Author Mike Stax reveals one of the strangest and most tragic stories of pop music

Sep 26, 2016
Paying for college without going broke, 2017 by Chany, Kalman A., author. Paying for college without going broke, 2017

The only annual college financial aid guide with line-by-line instructions for completing the FAFSA and CSS PROFILE aid forms!

Sep 26, 2016
McGraw-Hill Education top 50 skills for a top score- SAT* reading, writing & language by Leaf, Brian, author. McGraw-Hill Education top 50 skills for a top score- SAT* reading, writing & language

Sep 26, 2016
McGraw-Hill Education top 50 skills for a top score- SAT* math by Leaf, Brian. McGraw-Hill Education top 50 skills for a top score- SAT* math

Sep 26, 2016
Making sense of God - an invitation to the skeptical by Keller, Timothy J., 1950- author. Making sense of God - an invitation to the skeptical

"In this thoughtful and inspiring new book, pastor and New York Times bestselling author Timothy Keller invites skeptics to consider that Christianity is more relevant now than ever. As human beings, we cannot live without meaning, satisfaction, freedom, identity, justice, and hope. Christianity provides us with unsurpassed resources to meet these needs. Written for both the ardent believer and the skeptic, Making Sense of God shines a light on the profound value and importance of Christianity i

Sep 26, 2016
Language hacking Spanish - a conversation course for beginners by Lewis, Benny (Brendan Richard), author. Language hacking Spanish - a conversation course for beginners

Sep 26, 2016