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The Color of Success - Asian Americans and the Origins of the Model Minority by Wu, Ellen D. The Color of Success - Asian Americans and the Origins of the Model Minority

Sep 20, 2017
The colors of fall road trip guide - 25 autumn tours in New England by Monkman, Jerry, author. The colors of fall road trip guide - 25 autumn tours in New England

Sep 15, 2017
The complete acoustic lap steel guitar method by Pérez, Fernando (Guitarist), author. The complete acoustic lap steel guitar method

"The Complete Acoustic Lap Steel Guitar Method is the perfect step-by-step book for beginning and intermediate steel guitar players. Fernando Perez explains in detail every technique necessary to play steel guitar in styles such as Hawaiian, Blues, Country and more. The book teaches you to apply techniques and demonstrates their various purposes. Lessons range from holding the bar efficiently to intricate slant bar harmonizing tricks. This book is an extremely well-written, complete method for b

Sep 16, 2017
The cottage kitchen - cozy cooking in the English countryside by Forsberg, Marte Marie, author, photographer. The cottage kitchen - cozy cooking in the English countryside

Sep 20, 2017
The crack-up by Fitzgerald, F. Scott (Francis Scott), 1896-1940. The crack-up

Sep 15, 2017
The dawn watch - Joseph Conrad in a global world by Jasanoff, Maya, 1974- author. The dawn watch - Joseph Conrad in a global world

Sep 15, 2017
The disappearance of Émile Zola - a story of love, literature and the Dreyfus case by Rosen, Michael, 1946- author. The disappearance of Émile Zola - a story of love, literature and the Dreyfus case

It is the evening of 18 July 1898 and the world-renowned novelist Emile Zola is on the run. His crime? Taking on the highest powers in the land with his open letter 'J'accuse' and losing. Forced to leave Paris, with nothing but the clothes he is standing in and a nightshirt wrapped in newspaper, Zola flees to England with no idea when he will return. This is the little-known story of his time in exile. Rosen has traced Zola's footsteps from the Gare du Nord to London, examining the significance

Sep 16, 2017
The Emoji code - the linguistics behind smiley faces and scaredy cats by Evans, Vyvyan, author. The Emoji code - the linguistics behind smiley faces and scaredy cats

"Charts the evolutionary origins of language, the social and cultural factors that govern its use, change, and development; as well as what it reveals about the human mind. In most communication, nonverbal cues are our emotional expression, signal our personality, and are our attitude toward our addressee. They provide the essential means of nuance and are essential to getting our ideas across. But in digital communication, these cues are missing, which can lead to miscommunication. The explosio

Sep 19, 2017
The end of breast cancer - a virus and the hope for a vaccine by Ruddy, Kathleen T., author. The end of breast cancer - a virus and the hope for a vaccine

Sep 20, 2017
The essential Instant Pot cookbook - fresh and foolproof recipes for your electric pressure cooker by Morante, Coco, author. The essential Instant Pot cookbook - fresh and foolproof recipes for your electric pressure cooker

Sep 16, 2017
The everything guide to macronutrients - the flexible eating plan for losing fat and getting lean by Dustin, Matt, author. The everything guide to macronutrients - the flexible eating plan for losing fat and getting lean

"Learn about the basics of macronutrients--carbohydrates, fats, and protein--how to count them, and how to successfully lose weight in this new guide! Are you trying to diet but still get tempted by a slice of pizza or a juicy burger, knowing you won't be able to say no? By following a macronutrients plan, you can have your favorite foods without ruining your diet. Carbohydrates, proteins, and fats are three of the most important nutrients found in food. With this guide, you will learn the imp

Sep 15, 2017
The extra woman - how Marjorie Hillis led a generation of women to live alone and like it by Scutts, Joanna, author. The extra woman - how Marjorie Hillis led a generation of women to live alone and like it

Sep 15, 2017
The far away brothers - two young migrants and the making of an American life by Markham, Lauren, author. The far away brothers - two young migrants and the making of an American life

"The deeply reported story of identical twin brothers who escape El Salvador's violence to build new lives in California--fighting to survive, to stay, and to belong. Growing up in rural El Salvador in the wake of the civil war, Ernesto Flores had always had a fascination with the United States, the faraway land of skyscrapers and Nikes, while his identical twin, Raul, never felt that northbound tug. But when Ernesto ends up on the wrong side of the region's brutal gangs he is forced to flee the

Sep 15, 2017
The Fear Factor - How One Emotion Connects Altruists, Psychopaths, and Everyone In-between by Marsh, Abigail The Fear Factor - How One Emotion Connects Altruists, Psychopaths, and Everyone In-between

Sep 20, 2017
The feminist's guide to raising a little princess - how to raise a girl who's authentic, joyful, and fearless--even if she refuses to wear anything but a pink tutu by Blachor, Devorah, author. The feminist's guide to raising a little princess - how to raise a girl who's authentic, joyful, and fearless--even if she refuses to wear anything but a pink tutu

""May God grant me the serenity to accept the color pink, the courage to not let my house become a shrine to pink and princesses, and the wisdom to know that pink is just a color, not a decision to never attend college in the hopes of marrying wealthy."- from The Feminist's Guide to Raising a Little Princess Smart, funny, and thought-provoking, this book shows feminist parents how to navigate their daughters' princess-obsessed years by taking a non-judgmental and positive approach. Devorah B

Sep 20, 2017
The final mission of Extortion 17 - special ops, helicopter support, SEAL Team Six, and the deadliest day of the U.S. war in Afghanistan by Darack, Ed, author. The final mission of Extortion 17 - special ops, helicopter support, SEAL Team Six, and the deadliest day of the U.S. war in Afghanistan

"Ed Darack investigates the downing of Extortion 17, the deadliest helicopter crash in the history of U.S. special operations."--Provided by publisher.

Sep 16, 2017
The forever letter - writing what we believe for those we love by Zaiman, Elana, 1962- author. The forever letter - writing what we believe for those we love

A forever letter is a gift that will be read over and over again. Inspired by the centuries-old Jewish tradition of the ethical will, a forever letter is a perfect way to share your most precious possessions: your values, wisdom, and love with the people who matter to you most. And you don’t have to do it alone. Through empowering stories, sample letters, and writing tips, author Elana Zaiman serves as your companion on this journey of self discovery and deepening relationships.

Sep 19, 2017
The friendly orange glow - the story of the PLATO system and the dawn of cyberculture by Dear, Brian, 1961- author. The friendly orange glow - the story of the PLATO system and the dawn of cyberculture

Sep 15, 2017
The Ghosts of Langley - Into the Cia's Heart of Darkness by Prados, John The Ghosts of Langley - Into the Cia's Heart of Darkness

Sep 20, 2017
The gifted generation - when government was good by Goldfield, David R., 1944- author. The gifted generation - when government was good

Sep 15, 2017

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