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Social eCommerce - increasing sales and extending brand reach by Sheahan, Jennifer, author.

Social eCommerce - increasing sales and extending brand reach

Sep 24, 2014
Smart cookie - transform store-bought cookies into amazing treats by Johnstone, Christi Farr, author.

Smart cookie - transform store-bought cookies into amazing treats

It's fun to bake, but it's really fun to decorate! Leave the baking to the experts and enjoy the really fun part of cookies?decorating! Using common store-bought ingredients like cookies, candy, graham crackers, icing, sprinkles, nuts, and more, this clever cookie book shows you how to create fifty visually appealing treats in less time than it takes to make a batch of cupcakes. Smart Cookie shows you how to enjoy all the creativity of decorating by taking store-bought ingredients and assembling

Sep 29, 2014
Smart cookie - transform store-bought cookies into amazing treats by Johnstone, Christi Farr, author.

Smart cookie - transform store-bought cookies into amazing treats

Explains how to forgo the baking and decorate store-bought cookies, including such designs as adorable acorns, mock macarons, halloween pops, and football cookies.

Sep 25, 2014
Slim by design - mindless eating solutions for everyday life by Wansink, Brian.

Slim by design - mindless eating solutions for everyday life

"In Slim by Design, leading behavioral economist, food psychologist, and bestselling author Brian Wansink introduces groundbreaking solutions for designing our most common spaces--schools, restaurants, grocery stores, and home kitchens, among others--in order to make positive changes in how we approach and manage our diets. Anyone familiar with Wansink's Mindless Eating knows this is not a typical diet book. Wansink shares his scientific approach to eating, providing insight and information, so

Sep 29, 2014
Sex and the founding fathers - the American quest for a relatable past by Foster, Thomas A., author.

Sex and the founding fathers - the American quest for a relatable past

Biographers, journalists, and satirists have long used the subject of sex to define the masculine character and political authority of America's Founding Fathers. Tracing these commentaries on the Revolutionary era's major political figures in Sex and the Founding Fathers, Thomas Foster shows how continual attempts to reveal the true character of these men expose much more about Americans and American culture than about the Founders themselves. Sex and the Founding Fathers examines the remarkabl

Sep 29, 2014
Sex and the founding fathers - the American quest for a relatable past by Foster, Thomas A.

Sex and the founding fathers - the American quest for a relatable past

Sep 25, 2014
Selected speeches and writings of Theodore Roosevelt by Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919.

Selected speeches and writings of Theodore Roosevelt

A collection of the twenty-sixth president's writings reflects his views on topics ranging from public policy and immigration to international politics and the environment.

Sep 26, 2014
Seafaring Women - An Untold Maritime History by Cordingly, David

Seafaring Women - An Untold Maritime History

Sep 26, 2014
Seafaring women - adventures of pirate queens, female stowaways, and sailors' wives by Cordingly, David.

Seafaring women - adventures of pirate queens, female stowaways, and sailors' wives

Sep 29, 2014
Scandals of classic Hollywood - sex, deviance, and drama from the golden age of American cinema by Petersen, Anne Helen.

Scandals of classic Hollywood - sex, deviance, and drama from the golden age of American cinema

"A collection of shocking clashes and controversies from Hollywood's Golden Age, featuring notorious personalities including Judy Garland, Cary Grant, Jean Harlow, and more"--

Sep 29, 2014
Say It Out Loud - Revealing and Healing the Scars of Sexual Abuse by Dolan, Roberta

Say It Out Loud - Revealing and Healing the Scars of Sexual Abuse

Sep 29, 2014
Salt, sweat, tears - the men who rowed the ocean by Rackley, Adam.

Salt, sweat, tears - the men who rowed the ocean

"The true-life adventure of two men who rowed across the Atlantic Ocean and the history of those who came before More people have climbed Mount Everest than have rowed across the Atlantic. For more than seventy days, Adam Rackley and his rowing partner ate, slept and rowed in a boat seven meters long by two meters wide, in one of the world's most extreme environments. This is his story of adventure, endurance, and self-discovery. They were following in the wake of pioneers. In 1896 George Harbo

Sep 29, 2014
Salad samurai - 100 cutting-edge, ultra-hearty, easy-to-make salads you don't have to be vegan to love by Romero, Terry Hope, author.

Salad samurai - 100 cutting-edge, ultra-hearty, easy-to-make salads you don't have to be vegan to love

Award-winning chef and Veganomicon coauthor Terry Hope Romero knows her veggies. In Salad Samurai, she's back to teach you the way of the veggie warrior, rescuing salads from their bland, boring reputation and "side" status with more than 100 vibrant, filling entrees. This is your guide to real salad bushido: a hearty base, a zesty dressing, and loads of seriously tasty toppings. Based on whole food ingredients and seasonal produce, these versatile meatless, dairy-free dishes are organized by se

Sep 26, 2014
Sacred success - a course in financial miracles by Stanny, Barbara.

Sacred success - a course in financial miracles

"Do you yearn for more, but can't quite put your finger on what that is? Do you strive for higher income, but at the same time sense there's more to success than making lots of money? Do you long to pursue your purpose in a meaningful and rewarding way? Even though you've already achieved a great deal, do you deeply desire, definitely deserve, and fully expect to reap even greater financial rewards--and want to ensure you handle those financial rewards knowledgably and responsibly? Sacred Succe

Sep 29, 2014
Rutherford B. Hayes by Trefousse, Hans L. (Hans Louis), 1921-2010.

Rutherford B. Hayes

An American icon and hero faces a nation--and a world--in transition, as seen in this retrospective of the popular president's career. A leader of the Reconstruction era, whose contested election eerily parallels the election debacle of 2000 The disputed election of 1876 between Rutherford B. Hayes and Samuel Tilden, in which Congress set up a special electoral commission, handing the disputed electoral votes to Hayes, brings recent events into sharp focus. Historian Hans L. Trefousse explore

Sep 29, 2014
Rutherford B. Hayes by Trefousse, Hans

Rutherford B. Hayes

Sep 25, 2014
Romany and Tom - a memoir by Watt, Ben, 1962- author.

Romany and Tom - a memoir

The author traces his parents' lives, marriage, and decline into old age, recounting his father's achievements as a Glaswegian jazz musician and his mother's work as a Shakespearean actress.

Sep 26, 2014
Rob Delaney - mother, wife, sister, human, warrior, falcon, yardstick, turban, cabbage by Delaney, Rob, 1977-

Rob Delaney - mother, wife, sister, human, warrior, falcon, yardstick, turban, cabbage

"Rob Delaney is the raunchiest feminist you'll ever meet. But if you're one of the 788,000 people who follow him on Twitter, you already know that. Delaney has made the 140 character tweet into a comic art form and that talent--along with the hilarious and painful sharing he does in his stand-up--has made him a white-hot comedy superstar. Tackling subjects from his youthful obssession (and pen pal relationship) with heavy metal band Danzig to drunken bungee jumping off the Brooklyn Bridge, from

Sep 29, 2014
Rob Delaney - mother, wife, sister, human, warrior, falcon, yardstick, turban, cabbage by Delaney, Rob, 1977-

Rob Delaney - mother, wife, sister, human, warrior, falcon, yardstick, turban, cabbage

"Rob Delaney is the raunchiest feminist you'll ever meet. But if you're one of the 788,000 people who follow him on Twitter, you already know that. Delaney has made the 140 character tweet into a comic art form and that talent--along with the hilarious and painful sharing he does in his stand-up--has made him a white-hot comedy superstar. Tackling subjects from his youthful obssession (and pen pal relationship) with heavy metal band Danzig to drunken bungee jumping off the Brooklyn Bridge, from

Sep 26, 2014
Riveted - the science of why jokes make us laugh, movies make us cry, and religion makes us feel one with the universe by Davies, Jim.

Riveted - the science of why jokes make us laugh, movies make us cry, and religion makes us feel one with the universe

"A sweeping look at what grabs our attentions that pulls back the curtain on the psychological and evolutionary reasons that everyone is drawn to religion, conspiracy theories, and the news"--

Sep 26, 2014