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Basic math & pre-algebra for dummies by Zegarelli, Mark, author. Basic math & pre-algebra for dummies

Sep 20, 2017
Astronomy for dummies by Maran, Stephen P., author. Astronomy for dummies

From asteroids to black holes, this easy-to-understand guide takes you on a grand tour of the universe, and provides an easy-to-follow introduction to the night sky.

Sep 20, 2017
The artist, the censor, and the nude - a tale of morality and appropriation by Harcourt, Glenn, author. The artist, the censor, and the nude - a tale of morality and appropriation

Sep 20, 2017
The art of misdiagnosis - a memoir by Brandeis, Gayle, author. The art of misdiagnosis - a memoir

"Award-winning novelist and poet Gayle Brandeis's wrenching memoir of her complicated family history and her mother's suicide Gayle Brandeis's mother disappeared just after Gayle gave birth to her youngest child. Several days later, her body was found: she had hanged herself in the utility closet of a Pasadena parking garage. In this searing, formally inventive memoir, Gayle describes the dissonance between being a new mother, a sweet-smelling infant at her chest, and a grieving daughter tryin

Sep 20, 2017
Arithmetic by Lockhart, Paul, author. Arithmetic

Educator Paul Lockhart's goal is to demystify arithmetic: to bring the subject to life in a fun and accessible way, and to reveal its profound and simple beauty, as seen through the eyes of a modern research mathematician. The craft of arithmetic arises from our natural desire to count, arrange, and compare quantities. Over the centuries, humans have devised a wide variety of strategies for representing and manipulating numerical information: tally marks, rocks and beads, marked-value and place-

Sep 20, 2017
The animals among us - how pets make us human by Bradshaw, John, 1950- author. The animals among us - how pets make us human

"The bestselling author of Dog Sense and Cat Sense explains why living with animals has always been a fundamental aspect of being human. Pets have never been more popular. Over half of American households share their home with either a cat or a dog, and many contain both. This is a huge change from only a century ago, when the majority of domestic cats and dogs were working animals, keeping rodents at bay, guarding property, herding sheep. Nowadays, most are valued solely for the companionship t

Sep 20, 2017
Ancestors - who we are and where we come from by Hertzel, David, author. Ancestors - who we are and where we come from

Sep 20, 2017
Advice from the Lights - Poems by Burt, Stephen Advice from the Lights - Poems

Sep 20, 2017
Accept, reflect, commit - Your first steps to addiciton recovery by Accept, reflect, commit - Your first steps to addiciton recovery

Accept, Reflect, Commit: Your First Steps to Addiction Recovery offers the resource you need to prepare for treatment, choose the right recovery program, and successfully achieve and sustain sobriety. Based on expert clinical experience, Accept, Reflect, Commit gets readers ready for the recovery journey, enabling them to take inventory of their lives and start thinking about concepts such as : Trusting the process, The victim mentality, People-pleasing, Anger management, Forgiveness. With refl

Sep 20, 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
#notyourprincess - Voices of Native American Women by Charleyboy, Lisa (EDT)/ Leatherdale, Mary Beth (EDT) #notyourprincess - Voices of Native American Women

Sep 20, 2017
Violated - exposing rape at Baylor University amid college football's sexual assault crisis by Lavigne, Paula, 1969- author. Violated - exposing rape at Baylor University amid college football's sexual assault crisis

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Sep 19, 2017
Touched with fire - manic-depressive illness and the artistic temperament by Jamison, Kay R. Touched with fire - manic-depressive illness and the artistic temperament

Sep 19, 2017
Totaled - the billion-dollar crash of the startup that took on big auto, big oil and the world by Blum, Brian, author. Totaled - the billion-dollar crash of the startup that took on big auto, big oil and the world

Sep 19, 2017
Top 10 seoul by Zatko, Martin, author. Top 10 seoul

"True to its name, this Seoul travel guide covers all the region's major sights and attractions in easy-to-use top 10 lists that help you plan the vacation that's right for you. This newly updated pocket travel guide for Seoul will lead you straight to the best attractions this city has to offer, from Changdeokgung to shopping to museums to parks. Expert travel writers have fully revised this edition of DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Top 10 Seoul. DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Top 10 are handy trav

Sep 19, 2017
Storming the wall - climate change, migration, and homeland security by Miller, Todd, 1970- author. Storming the wall - climate change, migration, and homeland security

"According to U.S. military planners, climate change now poses the #1 national security threat to the United States, even before terrorism. The Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre reports that a person is four times more likely to be forced to move due to environmental disaster than by war, and in 2015 alone, 19.2 million people were displaced worldwide by environmental disasters. Droughts, fires, and floods are driving ever-larger numbers of people to cross national borders, and the problem

Sep 19, 2017
Spoiler alert- the hero dies - a memoir of love, loss, and other four-letter words by Ausiello, Michael, author. Spoiler alert- the hero dies - a memoir of love, loss, and other four-letter words

Television industry journalist Michael Ausiello tells the story of his final year with his partner of thirteen years, Kit Cowan--diagnosed with a rare and very aggressive form of neuroendocrine cancer--while revisiting the many memories that preceded it, and describes how their undeniably powerful bond carried them through all manner of difficulties, with humor always front and center of the relationship.

Sep 19, 2017
Single, dating, engaged, married - navigating life and love in the modern age by Stuart, Ben, author. Single, dating, engaged, married - navigating life and love in the modern age

The vast majority of young people will pass through the key stages of singleness, dating, engagement, and marriage at some point in life. Yet, they are delaying marriage longer than any other generation in human history. Studies show a dramatic rise in self-reported loneliness among the young. All of our technological connectivity has not made us feel more connected. In many ways, the very screens that are meant to link us to others have become shields blocking us from the deep intimacy we crave

Sep 19, 2017
Seoul by Holden, Trent, author. Seoul

The best of the Seoul guides on the market; Seoul is the main entry point to Korea, a growth tourist destination; Includes colour city maps and a pull-out map.

Sep 19, 2017
Secrets of yoga by Secrets of yoga

"Secrets of Yoga brings you all the insight and information you need to get the most from your practice and develop deeper meditation. This.... guide will teach you how to united body and mind to enhance health, well-being and awareness through a combination of breathing, stretching and spiritual and mental focus"-- Back cover.

Sep 19, 2017

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