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Queer, there, and everywhere - 23 people who changed the world by Prager, Sarah, 1986- author. Queer, there, and everywhere - 23 people who changed the world

A LGBTQ chronicle for teens shares hip, engaging facts about 23 influential gender-ambiguous notables from the era of the Roman Empire to the present, exploring how they defied convention to promote civil rights, pursue relationships on their own terms and shape culture.

May 26, 2017
Raised by animals - the surprising new science of animal family dynamics - with try-at-home lessons from the wild by Verdolin, Jennifer L., author. Raised by animals - the surprising new science of animal family dynamics - with try-at-home lessons from the wild

Provided by amazon.com.

May 20, 2017
Resilient grieving - finding strength and embracing life after a loss that changes everything by Hone, Lucy, author. Resilient grieving - finding strength and embracing life after a loss that changes everything

May 26, 2017
Rich20something - ditch your average job, start an epic business, and score the life you want by DiPiazza, Daniel, author. Rich20something - ditch your average job, start an epic business, and score the life you want

Daniel DiPiazza, the young founder of the massively popular Rich20Something.com, was once a typical twentysomething, logging mind-numbing hours at low-paying jobs in hopes of moving up. Then it hit him: This doesn’t have to be my life. Now twenty-eight, DiPiazza has launched multiple successful businesses with zero startup capital—simply by identifying and monetizing his skills into a career and life he loves. And with this book, so can you. Rich20Something is not some boring spiel on “paying yo

May 20, 2017
Rules for resistance - advice from around the globe for the age of Trump by Rules for resistance - advice from around the globe for the age of Trump

May 27, 2017
Runaway husbands - the abandoned wife's guide to recovery and renewal by Stark, Vikki. Runaway husbands - the abandoned wife's guide to recovery and renewal

This book, based on The Sudden Wife Abandonment Project (S.W.A.P.), provides women with tools to help them understand why their husbands left, heal, and get their lives back.

May 22, 2017
Ruthless river - love and survival by raft on the Amazon's relentless Madre de Dios by FitzGerald, Holly Conklin. Ruthless river - love and survival by raft on the Amazon's relentless Madre de Dios

A stunning debut; a Departures original publication. The ultimate survival story; a wild ride—the wildest—down a South American river in the thick of the Amazon Basin; a true and thrilling adventure of a young married couple who survive a plane crash only to later raft hundreds of miles across Peru and Bolivia, ending up in a channel to nowhere, a dead end so flooded there is literally no land to stand on. Their raft—a mere four logs—separates them from the piranha-and-caiman-infested water unti

May 27, 2017
Scenic driving Connecticut and Rhode Island - exploring the states' most spectacular byways and back roads by Green, Stewart M. Scenic driving Connecticut and Rhode Island - exploring the states' most spectacular byways and back roads

May 27, 2017
Sex Pistols - poison in the machine by Scanlan, John, 1964- author. Sex Pistols - poison in the machine

"The explosive story of the Sex Pistols is now so familiar that the essence of what they represented has been lost in a fog of nostalgia and rock ’n’ roll cliché. In 1976 the rise of the Sex Pistols was regarded in apocalyptic terms, and the punks as visitors from an unwanted future bringing chaos and confusion. In this book, John Scanlan considers the Sex Pistols as the first successful art project of their manager, Malcolm McLaren, a vision born out of radical politics, boredom, and his deep a

May 20, 2017
Shake it up - great American writing on rock and pop from Elvis to Jay Z by Shake it up - great American writing on rock and pop from Elvis to Jay Z

"Jonathan Lethem and Kevin Dettmar's Shake It Up invites the reader into the tumult and excitement of the rock revolution through fifty landmark pieces by a supergroup of writers on rock in all its variety, from heavy metal to disco, punk to hip-hop. Stanley Booth describes a recording session with Otis Redding; Ellen Willis traces the meteoric career of Janis Joplin; Ellen Sander recalls the chaotic world of Led Zeppelin on tour; Nick Tosches etches a portrait of the young Jerry Lee Lewis; Eve

May 26, 2017
Signs and seasons - an astrology cookbook by Zerner, Amy, author. Signs and seasons - an astrology cookbook

May 27, 2017
Small gas engine repair by Dempsey, Paul (Paul K.), author. Small gas engine repair

"Fully updated to reflect the latest technologies, this best-selling guide shows how to troubleshoot and repair the engines found in household devices--including lawnmowers, garden tractors, portable generators, and handheld tools. Written by a master mechanic, Small Gas Engine Repair, Fourth Edition, provides easy-to-follow, fully illustrated instructions for complicated diagnostic and repair procedures. The book suggests money-saving alternatives to expensive factory tools and overpriced repla

May 26, 2017
Star, branch, spiral, fan - learn to draw from nature's perfect design structures by James, Yellena, author. Star, branch, spiral, fan - learn to draw from nature's perfect design structures

Provided by amazon.com.

May 26, 2017
Stitch, fabric & thread - an inspirational guide for creative stitchers by Healey, Elizabeth, author. Stitch, fabric & thread - an inspirational guide for creative stitchers

This inventive book is a treasure trove of over 40 inspiring practical exercises, a rich and creative exploration of fabric and stitch, and a fascinating all-round read. The exercises draw inspiration from around the world: create corded works of art inspired by Milton Glaser's iconic Bob Dylan album cover; create bold embroidered African masks; layer up and cut away to create Mola applique; use bleach and fabric paint to create Aboriginal dreamtime lizards; create knotted works of art inspired

May 26, 2017
Strange bird - The Albatross Press and the Third Reich by Troy, Michele K., author. Strange bird - The Albatross Press and the Third Reich

The first book about Albatross Press, a Penguin precursor that entered into an uneasy relationship with the Nazi regime to keep Anglo-American literature alive under fascism. The Albatross Press was, from its beginnings in 1932, a "strange bird": a cultural outsider to the Third Reich but an economic insider. It was funded by British-Jewish interests. Its director was rumored to work for British intelligence. A precursor to Penguin, it distributed both middlebrow fiction and works by edgier mode

May 20, 2017
Sweet potato diet - the super carb-cycling program to lose up to 12 pounds in 2 weeks by Morelli, Michael, author. Sweet potato diet - the super carb-cycling program to lose up to 12 pounds in 2 weeks

Provided by amazon.com.

May 20, 2017
Sylvia Browne's lessons for life by Browne, Sylvia. Sylvia Browne's lessons for life

Provides an eight-step process that will help you realize your essence, become more psychic, develop spiritual wealth, deal with the death of loved ones and cope with divorce, and maintain a state of wellness.

May 25, 2017
Television series of the 1970s - essential facts and quirky details by Terrace, Vincent, 1948- author. Television series of the 1970s - essential facts and quirky details

From Archie Bunker to John-Boy Walton, this book profiles characters who were featured in some of the most popular television shows of the 1970s. Each entry includes personal details that were revealed during each show's run: names, addresses, maiden names, nicknames, date of births, phone numbers, relatives, and other fascinating details.

May 26, 2017
The "I love my Instant Pot" recipe book - from trail mix oatmeal to Mongolian beef BBQ, 175 easy and delicious recipes by Fagone, Michelle, author. The "I love my Instant Pot" recipe book - from trail mix oatmeal to Mongolian beef BBQ, 175 easy and delicious recipes

With dishes to suit vegetarian, paleo, and gluten-free diets, there's something for everyone in this extensive collection of Instant Pot recipes.

May 26, 2017
The 100 photographs that changed the world by The 100 photographs that changed the world

The 100 most famous photographs in contemporary history, the shots that showed the world epoch-making moments and points of no return, the images that through their expressive force moved consciences and set off changes in politics and society: from giants like Henri Cartier-Bresson and Robert Capa to great reporters like Elliott Erwitt, Eugene Smith, and Kevin Carter, a sequence of images that will certainly leave an impression.

May 20, 2017

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