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Pause - harnessing the life-changing power of giving yourself a break by O'Meara, Rachael, author. Pause - harnessing the life-changing power of giving yourself a break

"Feeling overwhelmed, burned out, or stuck? Discover the power of the pause. Sometimes life throws you for a loop. You're stressed out at your job; you're torn between work and family; your motivation and productivity are taking a nosedive. Your impulse might be to lean in and tough it out, but what you may really need to do is take a step back. Reassess your life with a clear head and dive back in with purpose and poise. In this enlightening book, Rachael O'Meara guides you through the steps of

May 20, 2017
Patient zero by Morín, Tomás Q., author. Patient zero

"This second collection from APR-Honickman winner Tomas Q. Morin explores love gone sideways in the lives of lovers, parents and children, humans and the divine. Patient Zero is filled with voices-of all the people, places, and things that surround a life sick with heartbreak"--

May 20, 2017
Passchendaele - the lost victory of World War I by Lloyd, Nick, author. Passchendaele - the lost victory of World War I

"The definitive account of Passchendaele, one of the most influential and tragic battles of the First World War. Passchendaele. The name of a small, seemingly insignificant Flemish village echoes across the twentieth century as the ultimate expression of meaningless, industrialized slaughter. In the summer of 1917, upwards of 500,000 men were killed or wounded, maimed, gassed, drowned, or buried in this small corner of Belgium. On the centennial of the battle, military historian Nick Lloyd bring

May 19, 2017
Papi - my story by Ortiz, David, 1975- author. Papi - my story

David "Big Papi" Ortiz is a baseball icon and one of the most popular figures ever to play the game. As a key part of the Boston Red Sox for 14 years, David has helped the team win 3 World Series, bringing back a storied franchise from "never wins" to "always wins." He helped them upend the doubters, the naysayers, the nonbelievers and captured the imagination of millions of fans along the way, as he launched balls into the stands again, and again, and again. He made Boston and the Red Sox his h

May 20, 2017
Pantsuit nation by Pantsuit nation

An inspiring collection of stories and photographs that capture what it means to live, work, love, and resist in America--from the Facebook group with millions of engaged and impassioned members. In October 2016, Maine resident Libby Chamberlain created a "secret" Facebook group encouraging a handful of friends to wear pantsuits to the polls. Overnight, the group of thirty exploded to 24,000 members. By November 8, the group was three million strong. Since Pantsuit Nation's inception, its member

May 20, 2017
Out of line - a life of playing with fire by Lynch, Barbara, 1964- author. Out of line - a life of playing with fire

A memoir by the "Top Chef" judge traces her rise from a hard-knocks south Boston childhood to culinary stardom, reflecting on her experiences with petty crime, drugs, and trauma before finding healing and purpose in the kitchens of her Irish Catholic heritage.

May 19, 2017
Organic chemistry - a very short introduction by Patrick, Graham L., author. Organic chemistry - a very short introduction

May 19, 2017
Online or Flatline - The Small Business Owner's Guide to Digital Marketing by Choat, Nick Online or Flatline - The Small Business Owner's Guide to Digital Marketing

May 19, 2017
One more warbler - a life with birds by Emanuel, Victor, author. One more warbler - a life with birds

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May 17, 2017
On grief & grieving - finding the meaning of grief through the five stages of loss by Kübler-Ross, Elisabeth. On grief & grieving - finding the meaning of grief through the five stages of loss

Shortly before her death in 2004, Elisabeth Ku¨bler-Ross and David Kessler, her collaborator, completed the manuscript for this, her final book. On Grief and Grieving is a fitting completion to her work. Thirty-six years and sixteen books ago, Ku¨bler-Ross's groundbreaking On Death and Dying changed the way we talk about the end of life. Now On Grief and Grieving will profoundly influence the way we experience the process of grief. On Death and Dying began as a theoretical book, an interdiscipli

May 20, 2017
Oh, the meetings you'll go to! by Suits, Dr., author. Oh, the meetings you'll go to!

A parody of the graduation classic offers tongue-in-cheek inspiration to millennials facing the daunting task of entering and navigating entry-level workforce arenas, celebrating everything from endless meetings and tough bosses to opening a 401(k) and paying off student loans.

May 20, 2017
Objects of devotion - religion in early America by Manseau, Peter, author. Objects of devotion - religion in early America

May 19, 2017
Obama - the call of history by Baker, Peter, 1967- author. Obama - the call of history

May 19, 2017
Numbers and the making of us - counting and the course of human cultures by Everett, Caleb, author. Numbers and the making of us - counting and the course of human cultures

Numbers and the Making of Us examines the origins and effects of numbers--words and other symbols for quantities. It focuses on the influence that numbers have had on human thought. As a result of this influence, the book claims, numbers transformed the human narrative. This transformation is supported by data from many disciplines: archaeology, linguistics, psychology, and primatology. The book surveys the types of number systems that have been innovated independently in languages around the wo

May 20, 2017
Notes from the Velvet Underground - the life of Lou Reed by Sounes, Howard, 1965- author. Notes from the Velvet Underground - the life of Lou Reed

Lou Reed, who died in 2013, was best known to the general public as the grumpy New Yorker in black who sang 'Walk on the Wild Side'. To his dedicated admirers, however, he was one of the most innovative and intelligent American song writers of modern times, a natural outsider who lived a tumultuous and tortured life. In this in-depth, meticulously researched and very entertaining biography, respected biographer Howard Sounes examines the life and work of this fascinating man, from birth to death

May 19, 2017
No One Eats Alone - Food as a Social Enterprise by Carolan, Michael S. No One Eats Alone - Food as a Social Enterprise

May 19, 2017
Nixon's White House wars - the battles that made and broke a president and divided America forever by Buchanan, Patrick J. (Patrick Joseph), 1938- author. Nixon's White House wars - the battles that made and broke a president and divided America forever

May 19, 2017
New Orleans by Wood, Marilyn, 1948- author. New Orleans

May 19, 2017
New Orleans by Martone, Laura, author. New Orleans

May 19, 2017
Never call me a hero - a legendary American dive-bomber pilot remembers the Battle of Midway by Kleiss, N. Jack, author. Never call me a hero - a legendary American dive-bomber pilot remembers the Battle of Midway

May 19, 2017

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