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A mind at home with itself - how asking four questions can free your mind, open your heart, and turn your world around by Katie, Byron, author. A mind at home with itself - how asking four questions can free your mind, open your heart, and turn your world around

"In A Mind at Home with Itself, Byron Katie illuminates one of the most profound ancient Buddhist texts, The Diamond Sutra (newly translated in these pages by distinguished scholar Stephen Mitchell) to reveal the nature of the mind and to liberate us from painful thoughts, using her revolutionary system of self-inquiry called 'The Work.' Byron Katie doesn't merely describe the awakened mind; she empowers us to see it and feel it in action. At once startlingly fresh and powerfully enlightening, A

Sep 21, 2017
A history of the church in 100 objects by Aquilina, Mike, author. A history of the church in 100 objects

Sep 20, 2017
A History of Medicine in 50 Discoveries by Vigliani, Marguerite, M.D./ Eaton, Gale A History of Medicine in 50 Discoveries

Sep 20, 2017
A glorious freedom - older women leading extraordinary lives by Congdon, Lisa A glorious freedom - older women leading extraordinary lives

Sep 20, 2017
A first-class catastrophe - the road to Black Monday, the worst day in Wall Street history by Henriques, Diana B., author. A first-class catastrophe - the road to Black Monday, the worst day in Wall Street history

"The definitive account of the crash of 1987, a cautionary tale of how the U.S. financial system nearly collapsed ... Monday, October 19, 1987, was by far the worst day in Wall Street history. The market fell 22.6 percent--almost twice as bad as the worst day of 1929--equal to a loss of nearly 5,000 points today. But Black Monday was more than just a one-day market crash; it was seven years in the making and threatened the entire U.S. financial system. Drawing on superlative archival research an

Sep 21, 2017
A Fierce Heart - Finding Strength, Courage and Wisdom in Any Moment by Washam, Spring A Fierce Heart - Finding Strength, Courage and Wisdom in Any Moment

Sep 20, 2017
A few minor adjustments - a memoir of healing by Kephart, Cherie, author. A few minor adjustments - a memoir of healing

Cherie Kephart traveled the world from the remote villages of Central Africa to the majestic coastlines of New Zealand until a mysterious illness thrust her to the precipice of death. The persistent malady led to years of suffering, during which her symptoms time and again were undiagnosed by well-meaning healthcare professionals who were sometimes competent, sometimes careless, sometimes absurd, and always baffled. The anguish, the uncertainty, and the relentless pain would have caused many peo

Sep 21, 2017
A double sorrow - a version of Troilus and Criseyde by Greenlaw, Lavinia, 1962- author. A double sorrow - a version of Troilus and Criseyde

Sep 20, 2017
A celebration of animation - the 100 greatest cartoon characters in television history by Gitlin, Marty, author. A celebration of animation - the 100 greatest cartoon characters in television history

Sep 20, 2017
4th and goal every day - Alabama's relentless pursuit of perfection by Savage, Phil, author. 4th and goal every day - Alabama's relentless pursuit of perfection

Phil Savage first worked with Nick Saban when they both joined the Cleveland Browns' coaching staff in 1991. They were reunited in 2009 when Savage became part of the Crimson Tide Sports Network as the radio color analyst. Since then, Savage has enjoyed an up-close view of the Alabama program's dedication to recruiting, its commitment to practice, and devotion to fundamentals. Through those years of observation, now comes his 360-degree perspective on Alabama football and Coach Nick Saban's uniq

Sep 23, 2017
25 greatest sports stories in the history of Indiana / Indiana's Bicentennial Celebration of Sports and Hoosier Culture. by 25 greatest sports stories in the history of Indiana / Indiana's Bicentennial Celebration of Sports and Hoosier Culture.

Sep 20, 2017
199 cemeteries to see before you die by Rhoads, Loren, author. 199 cemeteries to see before you die

Sep 23, 2017
13 things mentally strong parents don't do - raising self-assured children and training their brains for a lifetime of happiness, meaning, and success by Morin, Amy, author. 13 things mentally strong parents don't do - raising self-assured children and training their brains for a lifetime of happiness, meaning, and success

"Do you prevent your child from making mistakes? Do you give your child power so a over you? Do you parent out of guilt? If so, you're not alone. Every parent wants to provide their child with the best and safest future. But in today's increasingly complicated and scary world, many parents have taken things a step too far, mistakenly believing that giving their children the best chance at a successful life involves trying to shield them from pain and reality. From free-range parenting to h

Sep 21, 2017
111 places in Edinburgh that you shouldn't miss by Tait, Gillian, author. 111 places in Edinburgh that you shouldn't miss

Edinburgh is rightly celebrated for its famous historical and cultural attractions. But for the discerning visitor it has much more to offer away from the well-worn tourist trail. This book takes you to hidden corners and secret sights in this city of contrasts, exploring fascinating locations unknown even to most residents, and revealing unexpected aspects of some familiar local landmarks. Marvel at a unique underground temple hewn out of the living rock; learn how a world-famous illusionist c

Sep 23, 2017
100 things to do in Philadelphia before you die by Baker, Irene Levy, author. 100 things to do in Philadelphia before you die

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Sep 19, 2017
#notyourprincess - Voices of Native American Women by Charleyboy, Lisa (EDT)/ Leatherdale, Mary Beth (EDT) #notyourprincess - Voices of Native American Women

Sep 20, 2017

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