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Such good girls - the hidden child survivors of the Holocaust by Rosen, Richard Dean, 1949-

Such good girls - the hidden child survivors of the Holocaust

"The real-life puzzle of what happened to the generation of Jewish children who survived the Holocaust in hiding, Edgar Award-winning mystery novelist R. D. Rosen tells this silent, forgotten generation's story through the lives of three girls hidden in three different countries--among the less than 10 percent of Jewish children in Europe to survive World War II--who went on to lead remarkable lives in New York City"--

Jul 29, 2014
Summer gatherings by Bongean, Lisa.

Summer gatherings

Jul 29, 2014
Sustainability - a history by Caradonna, Jeremy L., 1979-

Sustainability - a history

Aug 1, 2014
Sweet sleep - nighttime and naptime strategies for the breastfeeding family by Wiessinger, Diane.

Sweet sleep - nighttime and naptime strategies for the breastfeeding family

"Sweet Sleep is the first and most complete book on nights and naps for breastfeeding families. It's mother-wisdom, reassurance, and a how-to guide for making sane and safe decisions on how and where your family sleeps, backed by the latest research. It's 4 A.M. You've nursed your baby five times throughout the night. You're beyond exhausted. But where can you breastfeed safely when you might fall asleep? You've heard that your bed is dangerous for babies. Or is it? Is there a way to reduce the

Aug 1, 2014
Taking control of anxiety - small steps for getting the best of worry, stress, and fear by Moore, Bret A., author.

Taking control of anxiety - small steps for getting the best of worry, stress, and fear

Jul 30, 2014
Teaching Will - What Shakespeare and 10 Kids Gave Me That Hollywood Couldn't by Ryane, Mel

Teaching Will - What Shakespeare and 10 Kids Gave Me That Hollywood Couldn't

Aug 1, 2014
Tennessee Williams - mad pilgrimage of the flesh by Lahr, John, 1941- author.

Tennessee Williams - mad pilgrimage of the flesh

A biography of one of America's greatest playwrights describes his public persona as well as his personal life, including conflicts with his family, his sexuality and multiple affairs, and his misreported death.

Jul 29, 2014
The Adobe Illustrator Wow! Book for Cs6 and Cc by Steuer, Sharon

The Adobe Illustrator Wow! Book for Cs6 and Cc

Jul 29, 2014
The best American short plays, 2012-2013 by

The best American short plays, 2012-2013

Aug 1, 2014
The big ratchet - how humanity thrives in the face of natural crisis by DeFries, Ruth S.

The big ratchet - how humanity thrives in the face of natural crisis

"Our species' pervasive presence on the planet is the combined result of two powerful forces: earth's rich natural endowments and humanity's ability to manipulate nature. From our ability to control fire to our expertise in breeding palatable plants, from our capacity to ship fertilizer across the Atlantic to our skill in selectively tinkering with plant genomes, DeFries describes the ingenious manipulations of nature that have enabled humankind to nourish and flourish. Throughout history humans

Jul 29, 2014
The biggest game in town by Alvarez, A. (Alfred), 1929-

The biggest game in town

Al Alvarez touched down in Las Vegas one hot day in 1981, a dedicated amateur poker player but a stranger to the town and its crazy ways. For three mesmerizing weeks he witnessed some of the monster high-stakes games that could only have happened in Vegas and talked to the extraordinary characters who dominated them--road gamblers and local professionals who won and lost fortunes on a regular basis. Set over the course of one tournament, The Biggest Game in Town is botha chronicle of the World S

Aug 1, 2014
The Buddha Walks into the Office - A Guide to Livelihood for a New Generation by Rinzler, Lodro

The Buddha Walks into the Office - A Guide to Livelihood for a New Generation

Aug 1, 2014
The Bush dyslexicon - observations on a national disorder by Miller, Mark Crispin.

The Bush dyslexicon - observations on a national disorder

Aug 1, 2014
The case against the Supreme Court by Chemerinsky, Erwin, author.

The case against the Supreme Court

Jul 29, 2014
The cost of cutting - a surgeon reveals the truth behind a multibillion-dollar industry by Ruggieri, Paul, 1959-

The cost of cutting - a surgeon reveals the truth behind a multibillion-dollar industry

" Why is surgery so expensive? Surgeon Paul A. Ruggieri reveals little-known truths about his profession-and the hidden flaws of our healthcare system-in this compelling and troubling account of real patients, real doctors, and how money influences medical decisions behind the scenes. Even many well-informed patients have no idea what may be contributing to the cost of their surgery. With up-to-date research and stories from his practice, Ruggieri shows how business arrangements among h

Aug 1, 2014
The Demon's Brood - A History of the Plantagenet Dynasty by Seward, Desmond

The Demon's Brood - A History of the Plantagenet Dynasty

Jul 29, 2014
The edge of the sky - all you need to know about the all-there-is - (using only the ten hundred most-used words in our tongue) by Trotta, Roberto.

The edge of the sky - all you need to know about the all-there-is - (using only the ten hundred most-used words in our tongue)

Jul 29, 2014
The endless practice / Becoming Who You Were Born to Be by Nepo, Mark, author.

The endless practice / Becoming Who You Were Born to Be

Counsels readers to become their truest selves by living out life as a continuous journey of awakening to the dynamic, vital world.

Aug 1, 2014
The everyday fermentation handbook - a real-life guide to fermenting food without losing your mind or your microbes by Byers, Branden, author.

The everyday fermentation handbook - a real-life guide to fermenting food without losing your mind or your microbes

Get ready for a wild microbial transformation with healthy and flavorful foods! Byers teachers you the ins and outs of fermentation with simple instructions for fermenting just about every kitchen staple. You can create microbial diversity right at home!

Aug 1, 2014
The everything Mediterranean slow cooker cookbook by McLay, Brooke.

The everything Mediterranean slow cooker cookbook

Aug 1, 2014