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Simple sewing projects - quick-stitch designs for sewing by hand and machine. by Simple sewing projects - quick-stitch designs for sewing by hand and machine.

"From Make It Yourself magazine comes Simple Sewing, an all-inclusive introduction to sewing. Make It Yourself serves the new generation of crafters captivated by Etsy and Pinterest, inspiring them to try out sewing techniques by hand or machine. Whether it's your first time stitching, you're trying to introduce a friend or loved one to the craft, or you just want to brush up and expand your skillset, Simple Sewing Projects is for you. Whether you've been sewing for five weeks or five decades, S

Oct 21, 2017
Signs of hope - messages from subway therapy by Chavez, Matthew, author. Signs of hope - messages from subway therapy

"In the days and weeks after the 2016 presidential election, Matthew Chavez showed up in the subway with stacks of brightly colored sticky notes. "Express yourself," he told passersby. The response was electric. Calling himself "Levee"--one who supports the city's emotional tide--Chavez turned an underground maze into a communal art space known as Subway Therapy. News and social media feeds around the world filled with images of this ever-changing, ever-growing wall of remembrances, messages of

Oct 21, 2017
Sh*t my president says - the illustrated tweets of Donald J. Trump by Wheeler, Shannon, author. Sh*t my president says - the illustrated tweets of Donald J. Trump

"Eisner Award-winning cartoonist Shannon Wheeler tackles the 140-character president. For the first time, Donald Trump's most revealing tweets are collected, curated, and transformed into razor-sharp cartoons, offering a subversive and illuminating glimpse into the mind of the most divisive political figure of our time. Whether you love him or hate him, this take on Trump will help you come to grips with the man and his ideas thanks to Wheeler's signature mix of slapstick and sophistication"--Pa

Oct 21, 2017
Sex, Likes and Social Media - Talking to Our Teens in the Digital Age by Havey, Allison/ Puccio, Deana/ Thomas, Kristin Scott (FRW) Sex, Likes and Social Media - Talking to Our Teens in the Digital Age

Oct 21, 2017
A secret sisterhood - the literary friendships of Jane Austen, Charlotte Brontë, George Eliot & Virginia Woolf by Midorikawa, Emily, author. A secret sisterhood - the literary friendships of Jane Austen, Charlotte Brontë, George Eliot & Virginia Woolf

"Male literary friendships are the stuff of legend, from Byron and Shelley to Fitzgerald and Hemingway. But the world's most celebrated female authors are usually mythologized as solitary eccentrics or isolated geniuses. Friends Emily Midorikawa and Emma Claire Sweeney prove this wrong, thanks to their investigations into a wealth of surprising collaborations: the friendship between Jane Austen and one of the family servants, amateur playwright Anne Sharp; the daring feminist author Mary Taylor,

Oct 21, 2017
The secret lives of color by St. Clair, Kassia, author. The secret lives of color

"The unforgettable, unknown history of colors and the vivid stories behind them in a beautiful multi-colored volume The Secret Lives of Color tells the unusual stories of seventy-five fascinating shades, dyes and hues. From blonde to ginger, the brown that changed the way battles were fought to the white that protected against the plague, Picasso's blue period to the charcoal on the cave walls at Lascaux, acid yellow to kelly green, and from scarlet women to imperial purple, these surprising sto

Oct 21, 2017
The second world wars - how the first global conflict was fought and won by Hanson, Victor Davis, author. The second world wars - how the first global conflict was fought and won

Oct 21, 2017
The science of sleep - what it is, how it works, and why it matters by Mendelson, Wallace B., author. The science of sleep - what it is, how it works, and why it matters

Oct 21, 2017
Sams teach yourself PHP, MySQL & JavaScript all in one by Meloni, Julie C., author. Sams teach yourself PHP, MySQL & JavaScript all in one

Oct 21, 2017
Safari - a photicular book by Kainen, Dan (CRT)/ Kaufmann, Carol Safari - a photicular book

Oct 21, 2017
The roasted vegetable - how to roast everything from artichokes to zucchini, for big, bold flavors in pasta, pizza, risotto, side dishes, couscous, salsa, dips, sandwiches, and salads by Chesman, Andrea, author. The roasted vegetable - how to roast everything from artichokes to zucchini, for big, bold flavors in pasta, pizza, risotto, side dishes, couscous, salsa, dips, sandwiches, and salads

Oct 21, 2017
Rise up - how to build a socially conscious business by Stoddard, Russ, author. Rise up - how to build a socially conscious business

Oct 21, 2017
Red wine - the comprehensive guide to the 50 essential varieties & styles by Zraly, Kevin, author. Red wine - the comprehensive guide to the 50 essential varieties & styles

"Written by three noted wine experts, this compendium tells the story of red wine through 50 varietals and styles. Generously illustrated, it gives tasting profiles and notes, examples of red wines from countries throughout the world, as well as recommended wines. Also featured are words of experience from winemakers"-- Provided by publisher.

Oct 21, 2017
Red & white quilting - an iconic tradition in 40 blocks by Pumphrey, Linda, author. Red & white quilting - an iconic tradition in 40 blocks

"Classic yet contemporary, red and white is one of the most iconic color combinations in quilting, inspiring designers, collectors, and major exhibits. In Red & White Quilting, award-winning quilter Linda Pumphrey celebrates this popular pairing with 40 pieced and appliqued blocks that can be mixed and matched to create eye-catching quilts, pillows, runners, and more! From basic quilting and finishing techniques with tips on two-color quilting to working with fabric dies and choosing fabric and

Oct 21, 2017
The real happy pill - power up your brain by moving your body by Hansen, Anders, author. The real happy pill - power up your brain by moving your body

Oct 21, 2017
Reading Austen in America by Wells, Juliette, 1977- author. Reading Austen in America

"A vivid history of Jane Austen's American readers and fans, from her own day to the present"--

Oct 21, 2017
Reactions - an illustrated exploration of elements, molecules, and change in the universe by Gray, Theodore W, author. Reactions - an illustrated exploration of elements, molecules, and change in the universe

Oct 21, 2017
The RBG workout by Johnson, Bryant (Personal trainer), author. The RBG workout

How does Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, one of the Supreme Court's favorite octogenarians, stay so active and energetic? She owes it in part to the twice-weekly workouts she does with her personal trainer, Bryant Johnson. . .Now, with the RBG Workout, you can exercise alongside Justice Ginsburg and Bryant. From planks to squats to (full) push-ups, this simple but challenging workout - illustrated with four-color illustrations of the justice in workout gear -- will have you getting fit in no time.

Oct 21, 2017
Raising and keeping dairy goats - a practical guide by Normet, Katie, author. Raising and keeping dairy goats - a practical guide

A city kid, Katie Normet's fascination for large animals led her to study animal sciences at university. Today, she and her family run river's Edge Goat Dairy where Katie oversees a herd of some 75 goats that produce more than 50,000 liters of milk a year. Much of this milk is transformed into delicious yogurt, cheese, soaps and moisturizing creams, which Normet sells at local markets. Raising and Keeping Dairy Goats is Normet's account of the daily challenges and rewards of life as a goat fa

Oct 21, 2017
Pretty handmades - felt & fabric sewing projects to warm your heart by Wright, Lauren, author. Pretty handmades - felt & fabric sewing projects to warm your heart

"Encouraging crafters of all skill levels on their creative journey, this book contains felt and patchwork sewing projects with step-by-step illustrations and easy to follow instructions. The designs are quick and fun to make and with such a wide range of well-designed projects and techniques, there is something for everyone. From patchwork, quilting, and hand embroidery to English paper piecing and sewing with felt, readers can learn new skills or be challenged to try different techniques to cr

Oct 21, 2017

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