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The Fat Radish kitchen diaries by Towill, Ben, author.

The Fat Radish kitchen diaries

British-inspired menus that include nourishing, fresh vegetables and organized by season.

Feb 20, 2015
The fear cure - cultivating courage as medicine for the body, mind, and soul by Rankin, Lissa, 1969- author.

The fear cure - cultivating courage as medicine for the body, mind, and soul

"Not many people in the medical world are talking about how being afraid can make us sick--but the truth is that fear, left untreated, becomes a serious risk factor for conditions from heart disease to diabetes to cancer. Now Lissa Rankin, M.D., explains why we need to heal ourselves from the fear that puts our health at risk and robs our lives of joy--and shows us how fear can ultimately cure us by opening our eyes to all that needs healing in our lives"--

Feb 26, 2015
The forgiving life - a pathway to overcoming resentment and creating a legacy of love by Enright, Robert D.

The forgiving life - a pathway to overcoming resentment and creating a legacy of love

Feb 26, 2015
The fringe hours - making time for you by Turner, Jessica N., author.

The fringe hours - making time for you

"While life is busy with a litany of must-dos--work, parenting, keeping house, grocery shopping, laundry, and on and on--women do not have to push their own needs aside. Yet this is often what happens. There's just no time, right? Wrong. In this ... book, Jessica Turner empowers women to take back pockets of time they already have in their day in order to practice self-care and do the things they love"--Amazon.com.

Feb 26, 2015
The illustrated world encyclopedia of butterflies & moths - a natural history and identification guide to the most significant species, including swallowtails, hairstreaks, yellows, fritillaries, blues, skippers and tiger moths by Morgan, Sally, 1957-

The illustrated world encyclopedia of butterflies & moths - a natural history and identification guide to the most significant species, including swallowtails, hairstreaks, yellows, fritillaries, blues, skippers and tiger moths

Adored for their fairy-like beauty and power of flight, butterflies and moths captivate enthusiasts world-wide. As well as being attractive to watch, these exquisite insects are also of huge biological importance. Not only are they useful pollinators, they also act as scientific 'indicators' of changing levels of light, heat and availability of food. Consequently, some species are the subject of intense study to see how well they are adapting to environmental challenges. This book has a photogra

Feb 24, 2015
The imperial presidency by Schlesinger, Arthur M., Jr. (Arthur Meier), 1917-2007.

The imperial presidency

This book traces the growth of presidential power over two centuries, from George Washington to George W. Bush, examining how it has both served and harmed the Constitution and what Americans can do about it in years to come.

Feb 26, 2015
The interstellar age - inside the forty-year Voyager mission by Bell, Jim, 1965- author.

The interstellar age - inside the forty-year Voyager mission

"The story of the men and women who drove the Voyager spacecraft mission- told by a scientist who was there from the beginning. The Voyager spacecraft are our farthest-flung emissaries-11.3 billion miles away from the crew who built and still operate them, decades since their launch. Voyager 1 left the solar system in 2012; its sister craft, Voyager 2, will do so in 2015. The fantastic journey began in 1977, before the first episode of Cosmos aired. The mission was planned as a grand tour beyond

Feb 26, 2015
The Islamist phoenix - The Islamic State and the redrawing of the Middle East by Napoleoni, Loretta.

The Islamist phoenix - The Islamic State and the redrawing of the Middle East

Feb 26, 2015
The last hockey game by McDougall, Bruce, 1950- author.

The last hockey game

Feb 24, 2015
The last Stalinist - the life of Santiago Carrillo by Preston, Paul, 1946- author.

The last Stalinist - the life of Santiago Carrillo

Feb 20, 2015
The long hard road out of hell by Manson, Marilyn.

The long hard road out of hell

Feb 24, 2015
The low-FODMAP diet cookbook - 150 simple, flavorful, gut-friendly recipes to ease the symptoms of IBS, celiac disease, Crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis, and other digestive disorders by Shepherd, Sue, author.

The low-FODMAP diet cookbook - 150 simple, flavorful, gut-friendly recipes to ease the symptoms of IBS, celiac disease, Crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis, and other digestive disorders

Feb 20, 2015
The Men's Fitness exercise bible - 101 best workouts to build muscle, burn fat, and sculpt your best body ever! by Hyson, Sean, author.

The Men's Fitness exercise bible - 101 best workouts to build muscle, burn fat, and sculpt your best body ever!

Feb 20, 2015
The men's health big book of exercise - [four weeks to a leaner, stronger, more muscular you!] by Campbell, Adam.

The men's health big book of exercise - [four weeks to a leaner, stronger, more muscular you!]

Presents a reference guide of exercise for every part of a man's body, including 612 core exercises, more than one hundred workouts, a four-week diet plan, and a listing of fat-fighting snacks.

Feb 20, 2015
The monopolists - obsession, fury, and the scandal behind the world's favorite board game by Pilon, Mary.

The monopolists - obsession, fury, and the scandal behind the world's favorite board game

"With its origins rooted in one of the Wall Street Journal's most emailed stories, The Monopolists is the inside story of how the game of Monopoly came into existence, the heavy embellishment of its provenance by Parker Brothers and multiple media outlets, the lost female originator of the game, and one man's lifelong obsession to tell the true story about the game's questionable origins. Most Americans who play Monopoly think it was invented by an unemployed Pennsylvania man who sold his game t

Feb 24, 2015
The myths of safe pesticides by Leu, André, 1953-, author.

The myths of safe pesticides

Andre´ Leu challenges conventional farming methods by refuting the myths that surround the use and understanding of pesticides. He exposes the dangers of these chemicals and advocates organic practices as the most viable for farming in the 21st Century.

Feb 26, 2015
The new naked - the ultimate sex education for grown-ups by Fisch, Harry, 1958-

The new naked - the ultimate sex education for grown-ups

A sex education guide for grown-ups offers easy-to-follow advice and stories from real couples on topics ranging from sexual frequency, desire, and addiction to communication between partners and the secrets of successful foreplay.

Feb 26, 2015
The poisoner - the life and crimes of Victorian England's most notorious doctor by Bates, Stephen, 1954-

The poisoner - the life and crimes of Victorian England's most notorious doctor

"In 1856, a baying crowd of over 30,000 people gathered outside Stafford prison to watch the hanging of Dr. William Palmer, "the greatest villain that ever stood in the Old Bailey" as Charles Dickens once called him. Palmer was convicted of poisoning and suspected in the murders of dozens of others, including his best friend, his wife, and his mother-in-law--and cashing in on their insurance to fuel his worsening gambling addiction. Highlighting his gruesome penchant for strychnine, the trial ma

Feb 20, 2015
The Renaissance by Halvorson, Michael, author.

The Renaissance

Was the Renaissance just a period of extraordinary art and architecture? This volume examines the major developments of the Renaissance era from its beginnings in Italian city/states to later cultural, political, and scientific achievements in France, Spain, England, and Germany. By examining original sources and introducing readers to new research and important debates, this accessible book provides an exciting introduction to the Renaissance age.

Feb 26, 2015
The right to privacy - interpreting the constitution by Kemper, Bitsy, author.

The right to privacy - interpreting the constitution

Feb 26, 2015