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Language hacking Italian - a conversation course for beginners by Lewis, Benny (Brendan Richard), author. Language hacking Italian - a conversation course for beginners

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

Sep 26, 2016
Jorid Linvik's Big book of knitted mittens - 45 distinctive Scandinavian patterns by Linvik, Jorid. author Jorid Linvik's Big book of knitted mittens - 45 distinctive Scandinavian patterns

Sep 26, 2016
How to make a spaceship - a band of renegades, an epic race, and the birth of private space flight by Guthrie, Julian, author. How to make a spaceship - a band of renegades, an epic race, and the birth of private space flight

"Alone in a spartan black cockpit, test pilot Mike Melvill rocketed toward space. He had eighty seconds to exceed the speed of sound and begin the climb to a target no civilian pilot had ever reached. He might not make it back alive. If he did, he would make history as the world's first commercial astronaut. The spectacle defied reason, the result of a competition dreamed up by entrepreneur Peter Diamandis, whose vision for a new race to space required small teams to do what only the world's lar

Sep 26, 2016
Grand Hotel Abyss - the lives of the Frankfurt School by Jeffries, Stuart, 1964- Grand Hotel Abyss - the lives of the Frankfurt School

Sep 26, 2016
Variety - an illustrated history of the world from the most important magazine in Hollywood by Gray, Timothy M. Variety - an illustrated history of the world from the most important magazine in Hollywood

"Variety is not only a fascinating look at the history of entertainment as reported by the world's most highly-regarded commentator of show business news, it is also a history of American popular culture, and a record of the influence and confluence of art, life, and Hollywood. Illustrated with hundreds of front pages, articles, and new and archival photographs spanning Variety's more-than-century old archives, it includes personal anecdotes written exclusively for this book by a host of well-re

Sep 26, 2016
Your best health care now - get doctor discounts, save with better health insurance, find affordable prescriptions by Lalli, Frank, author. Your best health care now - get doctor discounts, save with better health insurance, find affordable prescriptions

"Inspired by his viral New York Times article, prize-winning investigative journalist Frank Lalli details how he mastered the ins and outs of health care--and how you, too, can get the best care for your money. Frank Lalli, the former editor of Money and George magazines, has devoted his career to getting to the bottom of a good story. When he was diagnosed with Multiple Myeloma, a rare but potentially deadly blood cancer, he put his reporter's instincts to work and got the wonder drug he needed

Sep 26, 2016
Happiness and other small things of absolute importance by Shapira, Haim, 1962-, author. Happiness and other small things of absolute importance

Join Haim Shapira as he navigates the terrain of happiness exploring and contemplating an eclectic range of theories and insights into the conflicts we face as we interpret and consider our lives on our journey to creating our own happiness.

Sep 26, 2016
Riley unlikely - with simple, child-like faith, amazing things can happen by Banks Snyder, Riley, author. Riley unlikely - with simple, child-like faith, amazing things can happen

"The inspiring story of Riley Banks, who first traveled to Kenya at age 13, and has been back every year since bringing backpacks of school supplies and hygiene kits for young girls, developing relationships and friendships, and is currently, as a young millenial, raising money to build a complete learning complex in Kibwezi, Kenya for those who have nothing,"--NoveList.

Sep 23, 2016
Let them eat dirt - saving your child from an oversanitized world by Finlay, B. Brett, 1959- author. Let them eat dirt - saving your child from an oversanitized world

Microbiologists Brett Finlay and Marie-Claire Arrieta explain how the trillions of microbes that live in and on our bodies influence childhood development; why an imbalance of those microbes can lead to obesity, diabetes, and asthma, among other chronic conditions; and what parents can do -- from conception on -- to positively affect their own behaviors and those of their children. They describe how natural childbirth, breastfeeding, and solid foods influence children's microbiota. They also off

Sep 23, 2016
Language hacking German - a conversation course for beginners by Lewis, Benny (Brendan Richard), author. Language hacking German - a conversation course for beginners

Sep 23, 2016
The Jane Austen writers' club - inspiration and advice from the world's best-loved novelist by Smith, Rebecca, 1966- author. The Jane Austen writers' club - inspiration and advice from the world's best-loved novelist

"Pretty much anything anyone needs to know about writing can be learned from Jane Austen. While creative writing manuals tend to use examples from twentieth- and twenty-first-century writers, The Jane Austen Writers' Club is the first to look at the methods and devices used by the world's most beloved novelist. Austen was a creator of immortal characters and a pioneer in her use of language and point of view; her advice continues to be relevant two centuries after her death. Here Rebecca Smith

Sep 23, 2016
Terminated for reasons of taste - other ways to hear essential and inessential music by Eddy, Chuck, author. Terminated for reasons of taste - other ways to hear essential and inessential music

Sep 23, 2016
My Facebook for seniors by Miller, Michael, 1958- author. My Facebook for seniors

Sep 23, 2016
Military life 101 - basic training for new military families by Farley, Janet I., author. Military life 101 - basic training for new military families

"Making the most of all your new military life has to offer can be difficult when you aren&#x;t familiar with what life in the military really means. Military Life 101: Basic Training for New Military Families answers many of the questions that service members and their family may have about life in and around the armed forces. Janet I. Farley addresses what to expect from life on the home front in the military and how this career path not only affects the service members but their families. Thi

Sep 23, 2016
Reasons to smile - celebrating people living with down syndrome by Reasons to smile - celebrating people living with down syndrome

Sep 23, 2016
Television series of the 1960s - essential facts and quirky details by Terrace, Vincent, 1948- author. Television series of the 1960s - essential facts and quirky details

Sep 23, 2016
The great derangement - climate change and the unthinkable by Ghosh, Amitav, 1956- author. The great derangement - climate change and the unthinkable

Sep 23, 2016
The God particle - God-talk in a "Big Bang" world by Godsey, R. Kirby (Raleigh Kirby), 1936- author. The God particle - God-talk in a "Big Bang" world

Sep 23, 2016
From Washington to Moscow - US-Soviet relations and the collapse of the USSR by Sell, Louis, 1947- author. From Washington to Moscow - US-Soviet relations and the collapse of the USSR

Sep 23, 2016