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Structuring your novel- essential keys for writing an outstanding story by Weiland, K. M. Structuring your novel- essential keys for writing an outstanding story

Sep 29, 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 29, 2016
Super foods every day - recipes using kale, blueberries, chia seeds, cacao, and other ingredients that promote whole-body health by Quinn, Sue (Chef), author. Super foods every day - recipes using kale, blueberries, chia seeds, cacao, and other ingredients that promote whole-body health

Shares healthy recipes featuring different super foods, including super muesli, roasted mackerel and salsa, and chocberry cupcakes.

Sep 29, 2016
Super graphic - a visual guide to the comic book universe by Leong, Tim. Super graphic - a visual guide to the comic book universe

This book by one of Wired magazine's art directors traverses the world of comic books through a collection of pie charts, bar graphs, timelines, scatter plots, and more.

Sep 29, 2016
Super graphic - a visual guide to the comic book universe by Leong, Tim. Super graphic - a visual guide to the comic book universe

Offers readers a unique look at the intricate and sometimes contradictory storylines that weave their way through comic books, and shares advice for navigating the pages of some of the most popular, longest-running, and best-loved comics and graphic novels out there.

Sep 28, 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
Tales from another mother runner - triumphs, trials, tips, and tricks from the road - a collection from badass mother runners by Tales from another mother runner - triumphs, trials, tips, and tricks from the road - a collection from badass mother runners

Every mother runner has a tale to tell. A story about how she realized, fifteen years after being told that she's best being a bookworm, that there is an athlete inside her. Or the one about how she, fifty pounds overweight and depressed, finally found the courage - and time - to lace up her running shoes ... Maybe it's just a simple story of the beauty of starting the day off with an endorphin rush. Or, sadly, it could be about how, through the guidance of a thoughtful running friend, she found

Sep 29, 2016
Tales from another mother runner - triumphs, trials, tips, and tricks from the road - a collection from badass mother runners by Mcdowell, Dimity (EDT)/ Shea, Sarah Bowen (EDT) Tales from another mother runner - triumphs, trials, tips, and tricks from the road - a collection from badass mother runners

Offers essays from women runners on running, training, and marathons covering a wide array of topics.

Sep 28, 2016
Talking As Fast As I Can - From Gilmore Girls to Gilmore Girls (And Everything in Between) by Graham, Lauren Talking As Fast As I Can - From Gilmore Girls to Gilmore Girls (And Everything in Between)

Sep 29, 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
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
The American war in Vietnam - crime or commemoration? by Marciano, J. D, author. The American war in Vietnam - crime or commemoration?

Sep 29, 2016
The anatomy of violence - the biological roots of crime by Raine, Adrian. The anatomy of violence - the biological roots of crime

"Provocative and timely: a pioneering neurocriminologist introduces the latest biological research into the causes of--and potential cures for--criminal behavior. A leading criminologist who specializes in the neuroscience behind criminal behavior, Adrian Raine introduces a wide range of new scientific research into the origins and nature of violence and criminal behavior. He explains how impairments to areas of the brain that control our ability to experience fear, make decisions, and feel empa

Sep 29, 2016
The art of Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Gallo, Leah, author. The art of Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children

Shares stills, behind the scenes images, and visual effects concepts from the film, as well as insights from the cast and crew.

Sep 29, 2016
The beginner's guide to divination - learn the secrets of astrology, numerology, tarot, and palm reading--and predict your future. by Adams Media (COR) The beginner's guide to divination - learn the secrets of astrology, numerology, tarot, and palm reading--and predict your future.

Introduces the divinatory arts of astrology, numerology, tarot, and palm reading and teaches how to use each to predict the future.

Sep 29, 2016
The Beltway Bible - a totally serious A-Z guide to our no-good, corrupt, incompetent, terrible, depressing, and sometimes hilarious government by Nelson, Eliot, author. The Beltway Bible - a totally serious A-Z guide to our no-good, corrupt, incompetent, terrible, depressing, and sometimes hilarious government

"How is legislation crafted? How do you lose an election? What do "bundler," "quorum call" and "omnibus" mean? Why do some of the White House's most important meetings occur at a Starbucks? Why are Washington insiders obsessed with something called JumboSlice? What, exactly, is a "skintern?" Eliot Nelson, one of Washington's funniest and most admired young journalists, knows how the sausage factory works and his new book, The Beltway Bible, is every citizen's must-have owner's manual. Arranged f

Sep 29, 2016
The bestseller code - anatomy of the blockbuster novel by Archer, Jodie, author. The bestseller code - anatomy of the blockbuster novel

"What if there was an algorithm that could predict which novels become mega-bestsellers? Are books like Dan Brown's The Da Vinci Code and Gillian Flynn's Gone Girl the Gladwellian outliers of publishing? The Bestseller Code boldly claims that the New York Times bestsellers in fiction are predictable and that it's possible to know with 97% certainty if a manuscript is likely to hit number one on the list as opposed to numbers two through fifteen. The algorithm does exist; the code has been cracke

Sep 29, 2016
The bestseller code - anatomy of the blockbuster novel by Archer, Jodie. The bestseller code - anatomy of the blockbuster novel

"What if there was an algorithm that could predict which novels become mega-bestsellers? Are books like Dan Brown's The Da Vinci Code and Gillian Flynn's Gone Girl the Gladwellian outliers of publishing? The Bestseller Code boldly claims that the New York Times bestsellers in fiction are predictable and that it's possible to know with 97% certainty if a manuscript is likely to hit number one on the list as opposed to numbers two through fifteen. The algorithm does exist; the code has been cracke

Sep 28, 2016
The big bad world of concept art for video games - an insider's guide for students by Lilly, Eliott, author. The big bad world of concept art for video games - an insider's guide for students

This is a comprehensive book that gives aspiring artists an honest, informative, and concise look at what it takes to become a concept artist in the video game industry. Author Eliott Lilly uses his own student work as a teaching tool along with personal experiences to help you on your journey. From finding the right school and getting the most out of your education, to preparing your portfolio and landing your first job, the advice and strategies Eliott offers are organized for easy reference a

Sep 29, 2016
The Biggest Book of Horoscopes Ever - Learn More About Your Future and Past With This Extraordinary Collection of Astrological Readings by MacGregor, Trish The Biggest Book of Horoscopes Ever - Learn More About Your Future and Past With This Extraordinary Collection of Astrological Readings

Sep 29, 2016