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Homemade sourdough - mastering the art and science of baking with starters and wild yeast by Mason, Jane, author.

Homemade sourdough - mastering the art and science of baking with starters and wild yeast

Presents a guide to creating sourdough bread, including recipes for such offerings as peasant bread, ciabatta, French bread, and rosemary bread.

Jul 2, 2015
How did I get here? - making peace with the road not taken - a memoir by Browner, Jesse, author.

How did I get here? - making peace with the road not taken - a memoir

Jul 2, 2015
How memory works--and how to make it work for you by Madigan, Robert.

How memory works--and how to make it work for you

"Do you wish you could remember the names of people you just met? What if birthdays, anniversaries, and online passwords rarely slipped your mind? Robert Madigan is an expert in the "memory arts"--practical, proven methods for improving the ability to retain and use information. Like taking the stairs instead of the elevator, it's important to exercise memory in simple ways every day. Dr. Madigan explains the science of how memory works and presents innovative mnemonic devices and visualization

Jul 3, 2015
How to build chicken coops - everything you need to know by Johnson, Samantha.

How to build chicken coops - everything you need to know

Jul 2, 2015
How to climb 5.12! by Hörst, Eric J.

How to climb 5.12!

"A manual for intermediate climbers to make the physical and mental jump to advanced climbing ability. It offers streamlined tips and suggestions on such critical issues as cutting-edge strength training, mental training, and climbing strategy."--Publisher.

Jul 3, 2015
How to fake real beauty - tricks of the trade to master your makeup by Gafni, Ramy, author.

How to fake real beauty - tricks of the trade to master your makeup

Shares professional makeup artist secrets for enhancing a woman's beautiful traits, while faking those she may be lacking, including tips on faking a clear complexion, full lips, bright eyes, and youthful skin.

Jul 2, 2015
How to grow your own money - the no-nonsense guide for the independent investor by Meckin, David, author.

How to grow your own money - the no-nonsense guide for the independent investor

How to Grow Your Own Money is an accessible guide that shows how you can get an edge on the market. It includes the four main investment opportunities available to the independent investor: savings accounts, government and corporate bonds, stocks, and real estate. You'll learn the tried and tested techniques you'll need to build the skills, confidence, and know-how to grow and maximize your returns. You'll learn Meckin's tried and tested Winning Six approach: a step-by-step methodology that can

Jun 30, 2015
How to rebuild and restore classic Japanese motorcycles by Young, Sid, 1963-

How to rebuild and restore classic Japanese motorcycles

"Everything you need to know to restore or customize your classic Japanese motorcycle.Whether you want to correctly restore a classic Japanese motorcycle or create a modified, custom build, you need the right information about how to perform the mechanical and cosmetic tasks required to get an old, frequently neglected, and often long-unridden machine back in working order. How to Rebuild and Restore Classic Japanese Motorcycles is your thorough, hands-on manual, covering all the mechanical subs

Jul 2, 2015
How to use automotive diagnostic scanners by Martin, Tracy, 1951-

How to use automotive diagnostic scanners

Jul 2, 2015
How we live now - redefining home and family in the 21st century by DePaulo, Bella M.

How we live now - redefining home and family in the 21st century

"A close-up examination and exploration, How We Live Now challenges our old concepts of what it means to be a family and have a home, opening the door to the many diverse and thriving experiments of living in twenty-first century America. Across Americaand around the world, in cities and suburbs and small towns, people from all walks of life are redefining our "lifespaces"--the way we live and who we live with. The traditional nuclear family in their single-family home on a suburban lot has los

Jul 2, 2015
How we love - discover your love style, enhance your marriage by Yerkovich, Milan.

How we love - discover your love style, enhance your marriage

Jul 3, 2015
Hydraulics and pneumatics - a technician's and engineer's guide by Parr, E. A. (E. Andrew)

Hydraulics and pneumatics - a technician's and engineer's guide

-Full coverage of both hydraulic and pneumatic machinery, with a practical, practitioner-led approach that does not demand great theoretical and mathematical understanding.

Jun 30, 2015
I am Scout - the biography of Harper Lee by Shields, Charles J., 1951-

I am Scout - the biography of Harper Lee

Tells the story of how Harper Lee struggled to become an author and created one of the most popular novels of the twentieth century.

Jul 2, 2015
I'm Working on It in Therapy - How to Get the Most Out of Pyschotherapy by Trosclair, Gary

I'm Working on It in Therapy - How to Get the Most Out of Pyschotherapy

Jul 2, 2015
iBrain - surviving the technological alteration of the modern mind by Small, Gary, 1951-

iBrain - surviving the technological alteration of the modern mind

Neuroscientist and expert on brain function and behavior Dr. Gary Small explores how technology's march forward has altered the way young minds develop, function, and interpret information. iBrain reveals a new evolution catalyzed by technological advancement and its future implications: Where do you fit in on the evolutionary chain? What are the professional, social, and political impacts of this new brain evolution? How must you adapt and at what price? While high-tech immersion can accelerate

Jun 29, 2015
Ice Pops! - 50 Delicious, Fresh and Fabulous Icy Treats by Roden, Cesar/ Roden, Nadia/ Slama, Adam (PHT)/ Roden, Peter (ILT)/ Scialo, Divya (ILT)

Ice Pops! - 50 Delicious, Fresh and Fabulous Icy Treats

Jul 2, 2015
If you feel too much - thoughts on things found and lost and hoped for by Tworkowski, Jamie, author.

If you feel too much - thoughts on things found and lost and hoped for

In 2006, Jamie Tworkowski wrote a story called "To Write Love on Her Arms" about helping a friend through her struggle with drug addiction, depression, and self-injury. The piece quickly went viral, giving birth to a non-profit organization of the same name. Nine years later, To Write Love on Her Arms (TWLOHA) is an internationally-recognized leader in suicide prevention and a source of hope, encouragement, and resources for people worldwide. From personal stories of struggling on days most peop

Jul 3, 2015
Improbable libraries - a visual journey to the world's most unusual libraries by Johnson, Alex, 1969- author.

Improbable libraries - a visual journey to the world's most unusual libraries

Jul 2, 2015
In & out of Paris - gardens of secret delights by Sardar, Zahid, author.

In & out of Paris - gardens of secret delights

Jul 3, 2015
In defense of food - an eater's manifesto by Pollan, Michael.

In defense of food - an eater's manifesto

"Eat food. Not too much. Mostly plants." These simple words go to the heart of food journalist Pollan's thesis. Humans used to know how to eat well, he argues, but the balanced dietary lessons that were once passed down through generations have been confused and distorted by food industry marketers, nutritional scientists, and journalists. As a result, we face today a complex culinary landscape dense with bad advice and foods that are not "real." Indeed, plain old eating is being replaced by an

Jun 29, 2015