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Working with independent contractors by Fishman, Stephen, author. Working with independent contractors

Hire independent contractors without running into trouble. Independent contractors (ICs) do every conceivable type of work?from accounting to web development, and “gig economy” websites make it easy to find and hire qualified ICs. Working with independent contractors saves your business money and gives you flexibility in hiring. But there are risks in trying to establish IC relationships. Simply calling a worker an independent contractor doesn’t make them so. This book shows you how to avoid mis

Jan 15, 2018
With the end in mind - dying, death and wisdom in an age of denial by Mannix, Kathryn, author. With the end in mind - dying, death and wisdom in an age of denial

A palliative care physician draws on stories from her own practice to explain how to enable a gentle and peaceful death and how modern medicine, augmented by traditional palliative approaches, can restore dignity, humanity, and meaning to the end of life.

Jan 15, 2018
Winter by Knausgård, Karl Ove, 1968- author. Winter

"In Winter, we rejoin the great Karl Ove Knausgaard as he waits for the birth of his daughter. In preparation for her arrival, he takes stock of the world, seeing it as if for the first time. In his inimitably sensitive style, he writes about the moon, water, messiness, owls, birthdays--to name just a handful of his subjects. He fills these oh-so-familiar objects and ideas with new meaning, taking nothing for granted or as given. New life is on the horizon, but the earth is also in hibernation,

Jan 19, 2018
Windows 10 Plain & Simple by Boysen, Nancy Muir/ Miller, Michael Windows 10 Plain & Simple

Jan 18, 2018
Windows 10 - step by step by Lambert, Joan, author. Windows 10 - step by step

Provided by amazon.com.

Jan 19, 2018
Wild winemaking - easy and adventurous recipes going beyond grapes, including apple champagne, ginger green tea sake, key lime cayenne wine, and 145 more by Bender, Richard W, author. Wild winemaking - easy and adventurous recipes going beyond grapes, including apple champagne, ginger green tea sake, key lime cayenne wine, and 145 more

Jan 18, 2018
Wild is the wind by Phillips, Carl, 1959- author. Wild is the wind

Jan 19, 2018
Why Liberalism Failed by Deneen, Patrick J./ Hunter, James Davison (FRW)/ Owen, John M., IV (FRW) Why Liberalism Failed

Jan 18, 2018
White American youth - my descent into America's most violent hate movement -- and how I got out by Picciolini, Christian, author. White American youth - my descent into America's most violent hate movement -- and how I got out

"As he stumbled through high school, struggling to find a community among other fans of punk rock music, Christian Picciolini was recruited by a now notorious white power skinhead leader and encouraged to fight with the movement to "protect the white race from extinction." Soon, he had become an expert in racist philosophies, a terror who roamed the neighborhood, quick to throw fists. When his mentor was arrested and sentenced to eleven years in prison, sixteen-year-old Picciolini took over the

Jan 17, 2018
When they call you a terrorist - a Black Lives Matter memoir by Khan-Cullors, Patrisse, 1984- author. When they call you a terrorist - a Black Lives Matter memoir

"A poetic and powerful memoir about what it means to be a Black woman in America--and the founding of a movement that demands restorative justice for all in the land at the tree Raised by a single mother in an impoverished neighborhood In Los Angeles, Patrisse KhanCullors experienced firsthand the prejudice and persecution Black Americans endure at the hands of law enforcement. For Patrisse, the most vulnerable people in the country are Black people. Deliberately and ruthlessly targeted by a cri

Jan 15, 2018
What's yours is mine - against the sharing economy by Slee, Tom, 1959- author. What's yours is mine - against the sharing economy

"The news is full of their names, supposedly the vanguard of a rethinking of capitalism. Lyft, Airbnb, Taskrabbit, Uber, and many more companies have a mandate of disruption and upending the "old order"--and they've succeeded in effecting the "biggest change in the American workforce in over a century," according to former Secretary of Labor Robert Reich. But this new wave of technology companies is funded and steered by very old-school venture capitalists. And in What's Yours Is Mine, technolog

Jan 15, 2018
What when wine - lose weight and feel great with paleo-style meals, intermittent fasting, and wine by Avalon, Melanie, author. What when wine - lose weight and feel great with paleo-style meals, intermittent fasting, and wine

Jan 18, 2018
What we think about when we think about soccer by Critchley, Simon, 1960- author. What we think about when we think about soccer

"Soccer is the world's most popular sport, inspiring the absolute devotion of countless fans around the globe. But what is it about soccer that makes it so compelling to watch, discuss, and think about? Is it what it says about class, race, or gender? Is it our national, regional, or tribal identities? Simon Critchley thinks it's all of these and more. In his new book, he explains what soccer can tell us about each, and how each informs the way we interpret the game, all while building a new sys

Jan 15, 2018
What I Am Living for - Lessons from the Life and Writings of Thomas Merton by Sweeney, Jon M. (EDT)/ Martin, James/ Ellsberg, Robert/ Horan, Daniel P./ Oakes, Kaya What I Am Living for - Lessons from the Life and Writings of Thomas Merton

Jan 18, 2018
Wedge quilt workshop - step-by-step tutorials--10 stunning projects by Cameli, Christina, 1976- author. Wedge quilt workshop - step-by-step tutorials--10 stunning projects

Jan 18, 2018
We Matter - Athletes and Activism by Thomas, Etan We Matter - Athletes and Activism

Jan 18, 2018
We flow hard - the Y7 guide to crafting your yoga practice by Levey, Sarah, author. We flow hard - the Y7 guide to crafting your yoga practice

Provided by amazon.com.

Jan 19, 2018
Warman's depression glass handbook - identification, values, pattern guide by Schroy, Ellen Tischbein, author. Warman's depression glass handbook - identification, values, pattern guide

A Touch of Glass. Warman's Depression Glass Handbook is an easy-to-use reference featuring a one-of-a-kind thumbnail pattern guide for quick identification and discovery of this popular and delightful glass. Featuring 170 Depression glass patterns, detailed pattern drawings, values, a shape guide and glorious color pictures throughout, the handbook is the most extensive portable guide on the market. Depression glass has been a longstanding favorite of collectors and is experiencing a renaissance

Jan 19, 2018
Visions of loveliness - great flower breeders of the past by Taylor, Judith M., author. Visions of loveliness - great flower breeders of the past

Gardeners of today take for granted the many varieties of geraniums, narcissi, marigolds, roses, and other beloved flowers for their gardens. Few give any thought at all to how this incredible abundance came to be or to the people who spent a good part of their lives creating it. These breeders once had prosperous businesses and were important figures in their communities but are only memories now. They also could be cranky and quirky. In the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, new and exotic s

Jan 18, 2018
Videocracy by Allocca, Kevin, author. Videocracy

Jan 19, 2018
Unmedicated - the four pillars of natural wellness by Taylor, Madisyn, author. Unmedicated - the four pillars of natural wellness

"From DailyOM's cofounder and editor-in-chief, Madisyn Taylor offers a unique path for people who want to heal themselves from the debilitating effects that excessive reliance on medications can create in the body, mind, and spirit. Madisyn spent her childhood feeling like she wasn't normal. Depression and anxiety plagued her life, and she didn't see a future for herself. She grew up to become a woman with chronic physical problems for which doctors had no cures. Spending a lifetime searching fo

Jan 19, 2018
Uneasy peace - the great crime decline, the renewal of city life, and the next war on violence by Sharkey, Patrick, author. Uneasy peace - the great crime decline, the renewal of city life, and the next war on violence

Jan 15, 2018
Underneath it all - a history of women's underwear by Keyser, Amber, author. Underneath it all - a history of women's underwear

Presents the history of women's underwear while also revealing the intimate role lingerie plays in defining women's bodies, sexuality, gender identity, and body image.

Jan 18, 2018
Under the black flag - the romance and the reality of life among the pirates by Cordingly, David. Under the black flag - the romance and the reality of life among the pirates

Jan 18, 2018
Tying the knot - a world history of marriage by Keyser, Amber, author. Tying the knot - a world history of marriage

Jan 18, 2018
Trumpocracy - the corruption of the American republic by Frum, David, 1960- author. Trumpocracy - the corruption of the American republic

"Bestselling author, former White House speechwriter, and Atlantic columnist and media commentator David Frum explains why President Trump has undermined our most important institutions in ways even the most critical media has missed, in this thoughtful and hard-hitting book that is a warning for democracy and America's future,"--Amazon.com.

Jan 17, 2018
Together we rise - behind the scenes at the protest heard round the world by Together we rise - behind the scenes at the protest heard round the world

A celebration of the one-year anniversary of the Women's March presents exclusive interviews with Women's March organizers, never-before-seen photographs, and essays by feminist activists.

Jan 17, 2018
To fight against this age - on fascism and humanism by Riemen, Rob, 1962- author. To fight against this age - on fascism and humanism

Jan 19, 2018
This idea is brilliant - lost, overlooked, and underappreciated scientific concepts everyone should know by Brockman, John (EDT) This idea is brilliant - lost, overlooked, and underappreciated scientific concepts everyone should know

Jan 18, 2018
Thinking without banisters - essays in understanding, 1954-1975 by Arendt, Hannah, 1906-1975. Thinking without banisters - essays in understanding, 1954-1975

Jan 18, 2018
The World Only Spins Forward - The Ascent of Angels in America by Butler, Isaac/ Kois, Dan The World Only Spins Forward - The Ascent of Angels in America

Jan 18, 2018
The wizard and the prophet - two remarkable scientists and their dueling visions to shape tomorrow's world by Mann, Charles C., author. The wizard and the prophet - two remarkable scientists and their dueling visions to shape tomorrow's world

Presents two influential scientists, William Vogt (1902-1968), and Norman Borlaug (1914-2009), whose diametrically opposed views shaped modern understandings about the environment and related public policies.

Jan 19, 2018
The wall and the gate - Israel, Palestine, and the legal battle for human rights by Sefarad, Mikhaʼel, author. The wall and the gate - Israel, Palestine, and the legal battle for human rights

From renowned human rights lawyer Michael Sfard, an unprecedented exploration of the struggle for human rights in Israel's courts.

Jan 19, 2018
The value of weeds by Cliff, Ann, author. The value of weeds

Weeds are wild plants that have survived in the face of centuries of hostility. Many gardeners who are unfamiliar with the versatility of weeds think of them as a nuisance. They can be good, bad, dangerous or beautiful. Above all, they are tough. This essential guide explores the virtues of good weeds, including how they can protect soil and add to soil fertility; act as companion plants in gardens; provide food for farm livestock; support wild life; provide herbal remedies for minor ailments; y

Jan 17, 2018
The uninvited - how I crashed my way into finding myself by Schmell, Craig, author. The uninvited - how I crashed my way into finding myself

"Singing on stage at the Grammys, getting high inside the Kremlin, driving in a U.S. president's motorcade--Craig Schmell has a world-class talent for talking his way into places he does not belong. But when his self-absorbed life crashes down around him, he finally learns how to be a better man. An inspiring coming-of-age story with cameos by some of the biggest stars of Hollywood and rock 'n' roll. The Uninvited is funny, insightful, and stunningly true."--Amazon.com.

Jan 15, 2018
The Tao of Pooh by Hoff, Benjamin, 1946- author. The Tao of Pooh

Explains the basic concepts of the Chinese philosophy of Taoism through a discussion of how Winnie-the-Pooh lives by its principles.

Jan 17, 2018
The sweat of their face - portraying American workers by The sweat of their face - portraying American workers

"Work always has been a central construct in the United States, influencing how Americans measure their lives and assess their contribution to the wider society. Work also has been valued as the key element in the philosophy of self-improvement and social mobility that undergird the American value system. Yet work can also be something imposed upon people: it can be exploitative, painful, and hard. This duality is etched into the faces of the people depicted in the portraits showcased in The Swe

Jan 15, 2018
The stowaway - a young man's extraordinary adventure to Antarctica by Shapiro, Laurie Gwen, author. The stowaway - a young man's extraordinary adventure to Antarctica

The spectacular, true story of a scrappy teenager from New York's Lower East Side who stowed away on the Roaring Twenties' most remarkable feat of science and daring: an expedition to Antarctica. It was 1928: a time of illicit booze, of Gatsby and Babe Ruth, of freewheeling fun. The Great War was over and American optimism was higher than the stock market. What better moment to launch an expedition to Antarctica, the planet's final frontier? This was the moon landing before the 1960s. Everyone w

Jan 15, 2018
The square and the tower - networks and power, from the Freemasons to Facebook by Ferguson, Niall, author. The square and the tower - networks and power, from the Freemasons to Facebook

"A brilliant recasting of the turning points in world history, including the one we're living through, as a struggle between old power hierarchies and new social networks. Most history is hierarchical: it's about popes, presidents, prime ministers and other potentates. It's about states, armies and corporations. It's about orders from on high. But what if that's simply because hierarchical institutions create the archives that historians rely on? What if we are missing the less visible social ne

Jan 15, 2018
The solo travel handbook - practical tips and inspiration for a safe, fun and fearless trip by Reid, Sarah, author. The solo travel handbook - practical tips and inspiration for a safe, fun and fearless trip

Don't let the idea of travelling alone stop you from living out your dreams. Packed with tips and advice for before and during your travels, The Solo Travel Handbook gives you the confidence and know-how to explore the world on your own, whether you're planning a once-in-a-lifetime adventure or short city break. Developed with Lonely Planet's expert travel writers, it explains how and why individual travel is such a valuable and rewarding experience. Covered topics include: Confront and overcome

Jan 18, 2018
The sentient machine - the coming age of artificial intelligence by Husain, Amir (Businessman), author. The sentient machine - the coming age of artificial intelligence

"Whether it is self-driving cars, advancements in search engine technology, or the latest in voice-recognition software, AI, or artificial "machine" intelligence, is playing an ever-greater role in our daily lives. Yet the discussion around these recent advancements is largely polarized; some experts think that machines will solve most of humanity's problems, while others argue that AI's progression will lead us down a dark, dystopian path that renders mankind irrelevant. Regardless of what on

Jan 15, 2018
The self-discipline handbook - simple ways to cultivate self-discipline, build confidence, and obtain your goals by Wise, Natalie, author. The self-discipline handbook - simple ways to cultivate self-discipline, build confidence, and obtain your goals

"Do you struggle with finishing projects? Need to lose weight? Can't get to bed at a reasonable hour? We all know we need more self-discipline, yet most of us are a bit foggy on what it actually is and have no idea where to find it. This handbook will teach you how to milk your momentum, how passion powers progress, why persistence is a virtue, and that patience is imperative."--Back cover.

Jan 17, 2018
The rough patch - marriage, midlife, and the art of living together by De Marneffe, Daphne, 1959- author. The rough patch - marriage, midlife, and the art of living together

Jan 19, 2018
The Rough Guide to Cape Town, the Winelands and the Garden Route by Bainbridge, James, author. The Rough Guide to Cape Town, the Winelands and the Garden Route

The Rough Guide to Cape Town, the Winelands, and the Garden Route is the ultimate travel guide to South Africa's most captivating city and its surrounding region. Full-color photography illustrates the finest of Cape Town's colonial architecture, vibrant neighborhoods, and iconic setting. This guide will show you the best this cosmopolitan city has to offer--from fascinating museums, cutting edge fashion, and fine dining to whale watching, bungee jumping, and wine tasting. It's no wonder that Ca

Jan 17, 2018
The personalized diet - discover your unique diet profile and eat right for you by Segal, Eran (Computational biologist), author. The personalized diet - discover your unique diet profile and eat right for you

"A paradigm-shifting diet book that explains why one-size-fits-all diets don't work and helps readers customize their diet to lose weight and improve health. There are certain things we take as universal truths when it comes to dieting and health: kale is good; ice cream is bad. Until now. When Drs. Segal and Elinav published their groundbreaking research on personalized nutrition, it created a media frenzy. They had proved that individuals react differently to the same foods-a food that might b

Jan 17, 2018
The mother of Black Hollywood - a memoir by Lewis, Jenifer, 1957- author. The mother of Black Hollywood - a memoir

"From her more than three hundred appearances for film and television, stage and cabaret, performing comedy or drama, as an unforgettable lead or a scene-stealing supporting character, Jenifer Lewis has established herself as one of the most respected, admired, talented, and versatile entertainers working today. This 'Mega Diva' and costar of the hit sitcom black-ish bares her soul in this touching and poignant--and at times side-splittingly hilarious--memoir of a Midwestern girl with a dream, w

Jan 15, 2018
The mindful caregiver - finding ease in the caregiving journey by Kriseman, Nancy L, author. The mindful caregiver - finding ease in the caregiving journey

Jan 18, 2018
The million-dollar, one-person business - make great money. Work the way you like. Have the life you want by Pofeldt, Elaine, author. The million-dollar, one-person business - make great money. Work the way you like. Have the life you want

"The rise of one-million-dollar, one-person businesses in the past five years is the biggest trend in employment today, offering the widest range of people the most ways to earn a living while having the lifestyles they want. In The Million-Dollar, One-Person Business, Elaine Pofeldt outlines the pathways to joining this entrepreneurial movement, synthesizing advice from hundreds of business owners who've done it. She explains how to identify, launch, grow, and reinvent the business, showing how

Jan 17, 2018
The matter of the heart - a history of the heart in eleven operations by Morris, Thomas Neil Gareth, author. The matter of the heart - a history of the heart in eleven operations

Jan 17, 2018
The longest raid of the Civil War - little-known & untold stories of Morgan's Raid into Kentucky, Indiana & Ohio by Horwitz, Lester V. The longest raid of the Civil War - little-known & untold stories of Morgan's Raid into Kentucky, Indiana & Ohio

The true adventure of General John Hunt Morgan's Raid into Kentucky, Indiana and Ohio. Includes battlefield maps, raid route maps, military studies of battles in Indiana and Ohio, and historic photos of the raiders and those who were raided.

Jan 18, 2018
The little book of lagom - how to balance your life the Swedish way by Jackson, Jonny, author. The little book of lagom - how to balance your life the Swedish way

'Lagom is a Swedish word that means "not too much and not too little, but just the right amount." It's about acheiving a happy and healthy balance in all aspects of your life, such as eating and drinking in moderation, being environmentally and socially conscious, setting realistic goals, and living within your means."--Back cover.

Jan 17, 2018
The Left Behind - Decline and Rage in Rural America by Wuthnow, Robert The Left Behind - Decline and Rage in Rural America

Jan 18, 2018
The Italian Lakes by Hardy, Paula, 1973-, author. The Italian Lakes

"Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher"Lonely Planet The Italian Lakes is your passport to all the most relevant and up-to-date advice on what to see, what to skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Tour elegant lakeshore villas, climb a peak for dizzying lake views, or browse the fashion houses of Milan; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of The Italian Lakes and begin your journey now!Inside Lonely Planet's The Italian Lakes Travel Guide: Colour m

Jan 18, 2018
The intelligent gardener - growing nutrient-dense food by Solomon, Steve, 1942- author. The intelligent gardener - growing nutrient-dense food

Presents advice on how to improve growing soil, discussing some of the current misconceptions about soil and providing the best methods for adding enhancements that will produce nutrient-dense foods.

Jan 17, 2018
The immigrant cookbook - recipes that make America great by The immigrant cookbook - recipes that make America great

More than 42 million people living in the United States came here from other countries. Since its beginnings, America has been a haven for people seeking refuge from political or economic troubles, or simply those in search of adventure and prosperity in a land where opportunity is promised to all. Along with their hopes and dreams, they brought valuable gifts: recipes from their homelands that transformed the way America eats. What would the Southwest be without its piquant green chili pepper s

Jan 15, 2018
The history of cinema - a very short introduction by Nowell-Smith, Geoffrey, author. The history of cinema - a very short introduction

Cinema was the first, and is arguably still the greatest, of the industrialized art forms that came to dominate the cultural life of the twentieth century. Today, it continues to adapt and grow as new technologies and viewing platforms become available, and remains an integral cultural and aesthetic entertainment experience for people the world over. Cinema developed against the backdrop of the two world wars, and over the years has seen smaller wars, revolutions, and profound social changes. It

Jan 18, 2018
The handy American government answer book - how Washington, politics, and elections work by Misiroglu, Gina Renée, author. The handy American government answer book - how Washington, politics, and elections work

Jan 18, 2018
The greedy queen - eating with Victoria by Gray, Annie, author. The greedy queen - eating with Victoria

"In the 19th century, a revolution took place in how we ate - from the highest table in the land to the most humble. Annie Gray's book is both a biography of Britain's most iconic monarch, and a look at the changing nature of cooking and eating in the Victorian era. From her early years living on milk and bread under the Kensington system, to her constant indigestion and belligerent over-eating as an elderly woman, her diet will be examined, likes and dislikes charted, and the opinions of those

Jan 18, 2018
The great cowboy strike - bullets, ballots & class conflicts in the American West by Lause, Mark A., author. The great cowboy strike - bullets, ballots & class conflicts in the American West

"In the pantheon of American icons, the cowboy embodies the traits of 'rugged individualism', independent, solitary, and stoical. In reality, cowboys were grossly exploited and underpaid seasonal workers, who responded to the abuses of their employers in a series of militant strikes. Their resistance arose from the rise and demise of a "beef bonanza" that attracted international capital. Business interests approached the market with the expectation that it would have the same freedom to brutally

Jan 15, 2018
The girl on the velvet swing - sex, murder, and madness at the dawn of the twentieth century by Baatz, Simon, author. The girl on the velvet swing - sex, murder, and madness at the dawn of the twentieth century

A chronicle of the events surrounding the 1906 murder trial of millionaire Harry Thaw details the victimization of teen actress Evelyn Nesbit and Thaw's vengeance-fueled, public murder of legendary architect Stanford White.

Jan 15, 2018
The French art of not giving a sh*t by Midal, Fabrice, 1967- author. The French art of not giving a sh*t

"Stop stressing. Try yoga. Be calm. Be fulfilled-- and that's an order! You've been bossing yourself around too long. Where has it gotten you? Maybe it's time you take a page from the French and give yourself a break. Allow yourself to be angry, be tired, be silly, be passionate-- to stop giving a shit, and just simply be."-- Page [4] of cover.

Jan 17, 2018
The everything learning Russian book - speak, write, and understand basic Russian in no time! by Stakhnevich, Julia, author. The everything learning Russian book - speak, write, and understand basic Russian in no time!

Whether you're planning a trip to Russia or adding a second language to your resume, this book will help you to: recognize and read Cyrillic letters; pronounce Russian words like a native; ask for directions, order dinner, and conduct business; and hold your own in a conversation. Includes step-by-step lessons in vocabulary, grammar, and conversation.

Jan 17, 2018
The Engine 2 cookbook - more than 130 lip-smacking, rib-sticking, body-slimming recipes to live plant-strong by Esselstyn, Rip, author. The Engine 2 cookbook - more than 130 lip-smacking, rib-sticking, body-slimming recipes to live plant-strong

Jan 18, 2018
The end of old age - living a longer, more purposeful life by Agronin, Marc E., author. The end of old age - living a longer, more purposeful life

"As one of America's leading geriatric psychiatrists, Dr. Marc Agronin sees both the sickest and the healthiest of seniors. He observes what works to make their lives better and more purposeful and what doesn't. Many authors can talk about aging from their particular vantage points, but Dr. Agronin is on the front lines as he counsels and treats elderly individuals and their loved ones on a daily basis. The latest scientific research and Dr. Agronin's first-hand experience are brilliantly distil

Jan 15, 2018
The disappearing spoon - and other true tales of rivalry, adventure, and the history of the world from the periodic table of the elements by Kean, Sam, author. The disappearing spoon - and other true tales of rivalry, adventure, and the history of the world from the periodic table of the elements

"A young readers adaptation of the bestselling book The Disappearing Spoon, chronicling the extraordinary human history of the periodic table."--

Jan 18, 2018
The dental diet - the surprising link between your teeth, real food, and life-changing natural health by Lin, Steven, 1984- author. The dental diet - the surprising link between your teeth, real food, and life-changing natural health

"Dr. Steven Lin, an experienced dentist and the world's first dental nutritionist, shares the food-based health principles he has developed over the course of his career to ensure you have a healthy mouth and body for the rest of your life. Merging dental and nutritional science, Dr. Lin lays out the dietary program that not only prevents both dental fillings and cholesterol medications but gives readers the resources to raise kids who develop naturally straight teeth. From analyzing our ancestr

Jan 19, 2018
The deepest well - healing the long-term effects of childhood adversity by Burke Harris, Nadine. The deepest well - healing the long-term effects of childhood adversity

A pioneering physician reveals how childhood stress leads to lifelong health problems and what we can do to break the cycle. For anyone who has faced a difficult childhood, or who cares about the millions of children who do, the innovative and acclaimed health interventions outlined in this book will represent vitally important hope for change. Print run 75,000.

Jan 19, 2018
The Deckchair Gardener - An Improper Gardening Manual by Wareham, Anne The Deckchair Gardener - An Improper Gardening Manual

Jan 18, 2018
The dark side of innocence - growing up bipolar by Cheney, Terri, 1959- The dark side of innocence - growing up bipolar

Now in paperback from the New York Times bestselling author of Manic—a gripping and eloquent account of the unfolding of her debilitating bipolar disorder during her childhood. The New York Times bestselling author blends a pitch-perfect childlike voice with keen adult observation as she shares her heartrending, groundbreaking insider’s look into the fascinating and frightening world of childhood bipolar disorder. Starting with her first suicide attempt at age seven, Terri Cheney was held hostag

Jan 15, 2018
The complete illustrated guide to coins & coin collecting - the definitive illustrated reference to the world's greatest coins and a professional guide to building a spectacular collection, featuring over 3000 colour images by Mackay, James A. (James... The complete illustrated guide to coins & coin collecting - the definitive illustrated reference to the world's greatest coins and a professional guide to building a spectacular collection, featuring over 3000 colour images

Jan 19, 2018
The clothes make the girl (look fat)? - adventures and agonies in fashion by Gibbons, Brittany, author. The clothes make the girl (look fat)? - adventures and agonies in fashion

An internet personality explores the world of the plus-size woman, illuminating the challenges of women who have been marginalized, underrepresented and discriminated against by a fashion industry that exclusively targets very thin girls.

Jan 17, 2018
The campus cure - a parent's guide to mental health and wellness for college students by Morris, Marcia, author. The campus cure - a parent's guide to mental health and wellness for college students

Jan 18, 2018
The Burning House - Jim Crow and the Making of Modern America by Walker, Anders The Burning House - Jim Crow and the Making of Modern America

Jan 18, 2018
The box maker's guitar book - sweet sounding design & build projects for makers & musicians by Stowe, Doug, author. The box maker's guitar book - sweet sounding design & build projects for makers & musicians

"If you've ever wanted to make a guitar, you probably got overwhelmed quickly. The Boxmaker's Guitar Book takes you back to basics with the simple reminder that all woodworkers and maker's know how to make boxes. From that building block, you can create a beautiful guitar that sounds good, too. With simple construction techniques, author Doug Stowe breaks down the guitar into its component parts so you can mix and match to create your own unique instrument. You'll learn how to create sound holes

Jan 18, 2018
The book of letters - how to write a letter for every occasion by Breen, Peter. The book of letters - how to write a letter for every occasion

Provided by amazon.com.

Jan 15, 2018
The birds at my table - why we feed wild birds and why it matters by Jones, Darryl N, author. The birds at my table - why we feed wild birds and why it matters

"Discusses the history and scale of feeding wild birds. Outlines debates about the practice, highlighting key research findings and pointing out the issues that require further examination. Written in nontechnical language, thus making it accessible to the general public, birders, and academics"--

Jan 18, 2018
The bag boutique - 20 bright and beautiful bags to sew by Grabler-Crozier, Debbie von, author. The bag boutique - 20 bright and beautiful bags to sew

Add a gorgeous finishing touch to any outfit! This mouthwateringly colourful book contains 20 beautiful bags to sew from popular designer Debbie von Grabler-Crozier. It includes a huge variety of different styles and sizes, from totes and bucket bags to backpacks, clutches and shoulder bags, and Debbie makes each one easy. The book contains a complete guide to all the techniques needed, shown using easy-to-follow step-by-step photography. Also included is a section on creating beautiful finishin

Jan 19, 2018
The backyard homestead seasonal planner - what to do & when to do it by Hansen, Ann Larkin, author. The backyard homestead seasonal planner - what to do & when to do it

"Your success depends on your timing. Whether it's pruning your apple trees or tuning up your tractor, knowing when to do each chore is key to a well-run farm. Ann Larkin Hansen divides each season into early, mid, and late sections and details what needs to be done during each to keep your garden, field, pasture, orchard, beeyard, barn, coop, equipment shed, woodlot, and wildlife habitat in good order. After setting seasonal priorities, every chapter examines a specific topic - such as cover cr

Jan 15, 2018
The Aspiring Screenwriter's Dirty Lowdown Guide to Fame and Fortune - Tough Lessons You Need to Know to Take Your Script from Premise to Premiere by Rose, Andy The Aspiring Screenwriter's Dirty Lowdown Guide to Fame and Fortune - Tough Lessons You Need to Know to Take Your Script from Premise to Premiere

Jan 18, 2018
The anniversary sampler quilt - 40 traditional blocks, 7 keepsake settings by Thomas, Donna Lynn, 1955- author. The anniversary sampler quilt - 40 traditional blocks, 7 keepsake settings

Jan 18, 2018
The amorous heart - an unconventional history of love by Yalom, Marilyn The amorous heart - an unconventional history of love

"An eminent scholar unearths the captivating history of the two-lobed heart symbol from scripture and tapestry to T-shirts and text messages, shedding light on how we have expressed love since antiquity The symmetrical, exuberant heart is everywhere: it gives shape to candy, pendants, the frothy milk on top of a cappuccino, and much else. How can we explain the ubiquity of what might be the most recognizable symbol in the world? In The Amorous Heart, Marilyn Yalom tracks the heart metaphor and h

Jan 19, 2018
The 21-day sugar detox daily guide by Sanfilippo, Diane, author. The 21-day sugar detox daily guide

Jan 18, 2018
Teenage mutant ninja turtles collectables by MacNabb, Matt, author. Teenage mutant ninja turtles collectables

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Jan 19, 2018
Swearing is good for you - the amazing science of bad language by Byrne, Emma, 1978- author. Swearing is good for you - the amazing science of bad language

Jan 19, 2018
Strange chemistry - the stories your chemistry teacher wouldn't tell you by Farmer, Steven C., author. Strange chemistry - the stories your chemistry teacher wouldn't tell you

Jan 18, 2018
Storey's guide to raising dairy goats / Breed Selection, Feeding, Fencing, Health Care, Dairying, Marketing by Belanger, Jerome D, author. Storey's guide to raising dairy goats / Breed Selection, Feeding, Fencing, Health Care, Dairying, Marketing

Jan 18, 2018
Stirring the pot with Benjamin Franklin - a founding father's culinary adventures by Eighmey, Rae Katherine, author. Stirring the pot with Benjamin Franklin - a founding father's culinary adventures

Jan 15, 2018
Stay or go - Dr. Ruth's rules for real relationships by Westheimer, Ruth K. (Ruth Karola), 1928- author, narrator. Stay or go - Dr. Ruth's rules for real relationships

"Committing to a long-term relationship is a big deal, especially if you have doubts. With a focus on common sense over emotion, world-renowned sex and relationship therapist Dr. Ruth Westheimer offers straight-up advice on whether to stick it out or cut the losses and move on."--Page 4 of cover.

Jan 17, 2018
Stalking God - my unorthodox search for something to believe in by Kumar, Anjali, 1973- author. Stalking God - my unorthodox search for something to believe in

Jan 15, 2018
Sri Lanka by Ver Berkmoes, Ryan, author. Sri Lanka

Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher Lonely Planet Sri Lanka is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Follow in the footsteps of Buddha and modern-day pilgrims to the summit of Adam's Peak, wander the crumbling ruins and lost cities of the cultural triangle in the heart of the island or explore undiscovered beaches on the recently reopened east coast; all with your trusted travel companion.

Jan 18, 2018
SQL Queries for Mere Mortals - A Hands-on Guide to Data Manipulation in SQL by Viescas, John L. SQL Queries for Mere Mortals - A Hands-on Guide to Data Manipulation in SQL

Jan 18, 2018
So you want to talk about race by Oluo, Ijeoma, author. So you want to talk about race

"A current, constructive, and actionable exploration of today's racial landscape, offering straightforward clarity that readers of all races need to contribute to the dismantling of the racial divide. In So You Want to Talk About Race, Editor at Large of The Establishment, Ijeoma Oluo offers a contemporary, accessible take on the racial landscape in America, addressing head-on such issues as privilege, police brutality, intersectionality, micro-aggressions, the Black Lives Matter movement, and t

Jan 15, 2018
Sister outsider - essays and speeches by Lorde, Audre, author. Sister outsider - essays and speeches

Sister Outsider presents essential writings of black poet and feminist writer Audre Lorde, an influential voice in 20th century literature. In this varied collection of essays, Lorde takes on sexism, racism, ageism, homophobia, and class, and propounds social difference as a vehicle for action and change. Her prose is incisive, unflinching, and lyrical, offering a message of struggle but also of hope. This commemorative edition is, in Lorde's own words, a call to "never close our eyes to the ter

Jan 17, 2018
Simply vibrant - all-day vegetarian recipes for colorful plant-based cooking by Kassoff, Anya, author. Simply vibrant - all-day vegetarian recipes for colorful plant-based cooking

Jan 18, 2018
Simply keto by Ryan, Suzanne, author. Simply keto

Jan 18, 2018
Shanghai diary- a young girl's journey from Hitler's hate to war-torn China by Bacon, Ursula Shanghai diary- a young girl's journey from Hitler's hate to war-torn China

Jan 18, 2018
Secrets of a successful organizer by Bradbury, Alexandra. Secrets of a successful organizer

Are there problems where you work? Maybe your pay is too low, conditions are unsafe, or your boss has it in for someone you work with... and you’re ready to do something about it. This book will show you how to fight back where you work and win. You’ll learn how to identify the key issues in your workplace, build campaigns to tackle them, anticipate management’s tricks and traps, and inspire your co-workers to stand together despite their fears. It’s a step-by-step guide to building power on the

Jan 18, 2018
Salvador by Didion, Joan. Salvador

Jan 18, 2018
Rosalind Franklin - the dark lady of DNA by Maddox, Brenda. Rosalind Franklin - the dark lady of DNA

Jan 18, 2018
Rise and grind - outperform, outwork, and outhustle your way to a more successful and rewarding life by John, Daymond, 1969- author. Rise and grind - outperform, outwork, and outhustle your way to a more successful and rewarding life

Jan 19, 2018
Return of the sea otter - the story of the animal that evaded extinction on the Pacific Coast by McLeish, Todd, author. Return of the sea otter - the story of the animal that evaded extinction on the Pacific Coast

Jan 18, 2018
Refresh - embracing a grace-paced life in a world of endless demands by Murray, Shona, 1967- author. Refresh - embracing a grace-paced life in a world of endless demands

Jan 17, 2018
Redefining aging - a caregiver's guide to living your best life by Stearns, Ann Kaiser, author. Redefining aging - a caregiver's guide to living your best life

Caring for an elderly family member can be overwhelming. But fulfilling life experiences are still possible for both caregivers and their loved ones, despite the stress and fatigue of caregiving. In this comprehensive book, best-selling author Ann Kaiser Stearns explores the practical and personal challenges of both caregiving and successful aging. She couples findings from the latest research with powerful insights and problem-solving tips to help caregivers achieve the best life possible for t

Jan 15, 2018
Reconstruction - Voices from America's First Great Struggle for Racial Equality by Simpson, Brooks D. (EDT) Reconstruction - Voices from America's First Great Struggle for Racial Equality

Jan 18, 2018
Reconstructing the Gospel - Finding Freedom from Slaveholder Religion by Wilson-Hartgrove, Jonathan/ Barber, William J. (FRW) Reconstructing the Gospel - Finding Freedom from Slaveholder Religion

Jan 18, 2018
Radioapocrypha by Fischer, B. K, author. Radioapocrypha

"A novella in verse, Radioapocrypha envisions what would have happened if Jesus Christ had arrived for the first time not in Palestine two thousand years ago but in a subdivision in Maryland in 1989, the year Depeche Mode released "Personal Jesus." In this suburban retelling of the gospel, Jesus is a hunky post-punk high school chemistry teacher and the disciples are a twelve-member garage band. The story unfolds as recorded testimony and overheard teachings, a series of alternating lyric poems,

Jan 18, 2018
Radiant Quilts - A Scrap Quilt Book by Campbell, Elsie M. Radiant Quilts - A Scrap Quilt Book

Jan 18, 2018
Provence & the Côte d'Azur by Williams, Roger, 1947- author. Provence & the Côte d'Azur

Take in the most popular cities, Nice and Avignon; tour the dramatic scenery and exceptional art museums on the Co^te d'Azur; explore some of France's best-preserved Roman and medieval monuments along the banks of the River Rho^ne; or zigzag among the many iconic villages of Provence.

Jan 17, 2018
Prince and the Purple rain era studio sessions - 1983 and 1984 by Tudahl, Duane. Prince and the Purple rain era studio sessions - 1983 and 1984

Jan 18, 2018
Presidency of Barack Obama- a first historical assessment by Zelizer, Julian E. Presidency of Barack Obama- a first historical assessment

Jan 18, 2018
Praise habit - finding God in sunsets and sushi by Crowder, David. Praise habit - finding God in sunsets and sushi

Jan 18, 2018
Powerful - building a culture of freedom and responsibility by McCord, Patty, author. Powerful - building a culture of freedom and responsibility

Jan 18, 2018
Power plates - 100 nutritionally balanced, one-dish vegan meals by Hamshaw, Gena, author. Power plates - 100 nutritionally balanced, one-dish vegan meals

Jan 19, 2018
Post traumatic hood disorder - poems by Martinez, David Tomas, 1976- author. Post traumatic hood disorder - poems

Jan 18, 2018
Police brutality - a mother's continuing fight against police misconduct by Prater, Loretta P. Police brutality - a mother's continuing fight against police misconduct

Jan 18, 2018
Pink Floyd all the songs - the story behind every track by Guesdon, Jean-Michel, author. Pink Floyd all the songs - the story behind every track

Jan 18, 2018
Personal finance after 50 for dummies by Tyson, Eric (Eric Kevin), author. Personal finance after 50 for dummies

Your golden years will present unique financial opportunities and challenges. This hands-on, practical guide empowers you to chart your financial course with targeted advice for investing, spending, and protecting your wealth for the decades to come.

Jan 17, 2018
People styles at work-- and beyond - making bad relationships good and good relationships better by Bolton, Robert, 1929- People styles at work-- and beyond - making bad relationships good and good relationships better

Why is it so hard to work well with and get along with some people? "People Styles at Work...and Beyond" presents a comprehensive, practical, and proven method readers can use in any situation. The book reveals the strengths and weaknesses of four different people styles, providing practical techniques that work both on the job and off. Now including all new chapters on personal relationships, parenting, and more, this is the ultimate guide anyone can use to enhance even the most difficult relat

Jan 17, 2018
Pantry and palate - remembering and rediscovering Acadian food by Thibault, Simon, 1976- author. Pantry and palate - remembering and rediscovering Acadian food

"What is Acadian food? It is humble, homey, and comforting. It is made with love and devotion from a larder that is small but mighty, and holds history within itself. And it is made to be eaten. In Pantry and Palate, journalist Simon Thibault explores his Acadian roots by scouring old family recipes, ladies' auxiliary cookbooks, and folk wisdom for 50 of the best-loved recipes of Acadians past and present. Recipes run the gamut, from the art of pickling beets to old-fashioned foodways such as re

Jan 15, 2018
Packing My Library - An Elegy and Ten Digressions by Manguel, Alberto Packing My Library - An Elegy and Ten Digressions

Jan 18, 2018
Overcoming shame / Healing Guilt from the Inside Out by Baker, Mark W., 1965- author. Overcoming shame / Healing Guilt from the Inside Out

Jan 18, 2018
Out of the Shadows - Revealing the Path to Recovery by Litzsinger, Mark/ Hamaker, Sarah Out of the Shadows - Revealing the Path to Recovery

Jan 18, 2018
One Kiss or Two? - The International Art of Saying Hello by Scott, Andy One Kiss or Two? - The International Art of Saying Hello

Jan 18, 2018
Notorious 92 by Stoner, Andrew E. Notorious 92

Jan 17, 2018
Norwich - one tiny Vermont town's secret to happiness and excellence by Crouse, Karen. Norwich - one tiny Vermont town's secret to happiness and excellence

"The extraordinary story of the small Vermont town that has likely produced more Olympians per capita than any other place in the country--and whose citizens provide a model for achieving excellence while leading a well-rounded life. Norwich, a charming Vermont town of roughly three thousand residents, has sent an athlete to almost every Winter Olympics for the past thirty years--and three times that athlete has returned with a medal. How does Norwich do it? To answer this question, New York Tim

Jan 19, 2018
Nice girls finish fat - put yourself first and change your eating forever by Koenig, Karen R., 1947- Nice girls finish fat - put yourself first and change your eating forever

Jan 18, 2018
National Geographic - around the world in 125 years. Asia, Oceania by National Geographic - around the world in 125 years. Asia, Oceania

"Inspired from our monumental Around the World in 125 Years, this volume curates over 250 captivating images, sourced directly from the National Geographic archives. Traversing travel, wildlife, science, history, culture, and conservation, this compendium is in equal parts a breathtaking homage to the kaleidoscopic wonders of Asia and Oceania, and a unique tribute to the world's most famous photography magazine. Split into geographical sections Middle East, South, Southeast, North and East Asia,

Jan 15, 2018
Modern printmaking - a guide to traditional and digital techniques by Covey, Sylvie. Modern printmaking - a guide to traditional and digital techniques

"A fully illustrated instructional printmaking book presenting step-by-step examples alongside representative works from thirty top contemporary printmaking artists. Printmaking is flourishing in the digital age, appealing to both "traditional" artists as well as those interested in graphic design and digital technique. This all-in-one guide to printmaking technique is a complete technical and inspirational book on the history and contemporary processes for relief, intaglio, lithography, serigra

Jan 17, 2018
Microsculpture - portraits of insects from the collections of the Oxford University of Natural History by Biss, Levon, photographer. Microsculpture - portraits of insects from the collections of the Oxford University of Natural History

"Microsculpture is a unique photographic study of insects in mind-blowing magnification that celebrates the wonders of nature and science. Levon Biss's photographs capture in breathtaking detail the beauty of the insect world and are printed in large-scale format to provide an unforgettable viewing experience. Each picture in Microsculpture is created from approximately 8,000 individual photographs. Segments of the specimen are lit and photographed separately using microscope lenses, then stacke

Jan 17, 2018
Memoirs of a revolutionary by Serge, Victor, 1890-1947. Memoirs of a revolutionary

"Victor Serge is one of the great men of the twentieth century, anarchist, revolutionary, agitator, theoretician, historian of his times, and a fearless truthteller. Here Serge describes his upbringing in Belgium, the child of a family of exiled Russian revolutionary intellectuals, his early life as an activist, his time in a French prison, the active role he played in the Russian Revolution, as well his growing dismay at the Revolutionary regime's ever more repressive and murderous character. E

Jan 18, 2018
Manic - a memoir by Cheney, Terri, 1959- Manic - a memoir

On the outside, Terri Cheney was a successful, attractive Beverly Hills entertainment lawyer. But behind her seemingly flawless fac¸ade lay a dangerous secret--for most of her life Cheney had been battling bipolar disorder and concealing a pharmacy's worth of prescriptions meant to make her "normal." Cheney describes her roller-coaster life with shocking honesty--from glamorous parties to a night in jail; from flying fourteen kites off the edge of a cliff in a thunderstorm to crying beneath her

Jan 15, 2018
Made to last - a compendium of artisans, trades & projects by Murray, Vanessa, author. Made to last - a compendium of artisans, trades & projects

In a world full of mass production and copyright infringement, there is a movement emerging that is focused on sourcing unique and independently created products that are made to last. This title is a celebration of these unique products and the tradespeople behind their creation. Made to Last showcases some of the weird and wonderful products being created today – from whiskey tumblers to mushroom knives, men's shoes and bamboo bikes – with profiles of their makers and related DIY projects that

Jan 15, 2018
Macbook in Easy Steps - Covers Macos High Sierra by Vandome, Nick Macbook in Easy Steps - Covers Macos High Sierra

Jan 18, 2018
Luxury - poems by Schultz, Philip, author. Luxury - poems

Jan 18, 2018
Lost connections - uncovering the real causes of depression-- and the unexpected solutions by Hari, Johann, author. Lost connections - uncovering the real causes of depression-- and the unexpected solutions

"Across the world, Hari found social scientists who were uncovering evidence that depression and anxiety are not caused by a chemical imbalance in our brains. In fact, they [believe they] are largely caused by key problems with the way we live today. Hari's journey took him from a ... series of experiments in Baltimore, to an Amish community in Indiana, to an uprising in Berlin. Once he had uncovered [what he argues are] nine real causes of depression and anxiety, they led him to scientists who

Jan 19, 2018
Longarm Quilting Workbook - Basic Skills, Techniques & Motifs for Modern Longarming by Silva, Teresa Longarm Quilting Workbook - Basic Skills, Techniques & Motifs for Modern Longarming

Jan 18, 2018
Loaded - a disarming history of the Second Amendment by Dunbar-Ortiz, Roxanne, 1939- author. Loaded - a disarming history of the Second Amendment

America loves guns. From Daniel Boone and Jesse James to the NRA and Seal Team 6, gun culture has colored the lore, shaped the law, and protected the market that arms the nation. In Loaded, Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz peels away the myths of gun culture to expose the true historical origins of the Second Amendment, revealing the racial undercurrents connecting the earliest Anglo settlers with contemporary gun proliferation, modern-day policing, and the consolidation of influence of armed white national

Jan 15, 2018
Live Lagom - balanced living, the Swedish way by Brones, Anna, author. Live Lagom - balanced living, the Swedish way

"From home design and work-life balance, to personal well-being and environmental sustainability, author Anna Brones presents valuable Swedish-inspired tips and actionable ways to create a more intentional, healthy lifestyle. Instead of thinking about how we can work less, lagom teaches us to think about how we can work better."--

Jan 17, 2018
Life everlasting - Catholic devotions and mysteries for the everyday seeker by Jansen, Gary, author. Life everlasting - Catholic devotions and mysteries for the everyday seeker

Jan 18, 2018
Legacy of the Yosemite mafia - the ranger image and noble cause corruption in the National Park Service by Berkowitz, Paul (Paul D.), author. Legacy of the Yosemite mafia - the ranger image and noble cause corruption in the National Park Service

"Calling upon his unique experiences as a criminal investigator in the National Park Service (NPS), Berkowitz proves how an over-emphasis on image (the 'ranger image') has led to an NPS culture that accepts misconduct. Citing verified news accounts, internal agency documents, and personal notes, this dramatic case study challenges conventional wisdom and official accounts of agency history. Agency culture set in motion nearly a half-century ago, beginning with a group of employees known as the Y

Jan 19, 2018
Leaving the wild - the unnatural history of dogs, cats, cows, and horses by Ehringer, Gavin, author. Leaving the wild - the unnatural history of dogs, cats, cows, and horses

"The domestication of animals changed the course of human history. But what about the animals who abandoned their wild existence in exchange for our care and protection? Domestication has proven to be a wildly successful survival strategy. But this success has not been without its drawbacks. A modern dairy cow's daily energy output equals that of a Tour de France rider. Feral cats overpopulate urban areas. And our methods of breeding horses and dogs have resulted in debilitating and sometimes le

Jan 15, 2018
Late essays - 2006-2017 by Coetzee, J. M., 1940- author. Late essays - 2006-2017

Jan 18, 2018
Kovels' antiques & collectibles price guide 2018 by Kovel, Terry H., author. Kovels' antiques & collectibles price guide 2018

"The Kovels' Antiques & Collectibles Price Guide is celebrating its 50th anniversary. The Kovels are still the most trusted source for both the casual and the expert collector: with 20,000 actual prices (never estimates) and 2,500 full-color pictures of recently offered antiques and collectors' items, the Kovels' price guide is the most thorough, colorful, and complete antique guide available."--Page 4 of cover.

Jan 19, 2018
Knit mitts - your hand-y guide to knitting mittens & gloves by Atherley, Kate, author. Knit mitts - your hand-y guide to knitting mittens & gloves

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Jan 15, 2018
Kissing the sword - a prison memoir by Pārsīʹpūr, Shahrnūsh. Kissing the sword - a prison memoir

"Shahrnush Parsipur was an important writer and television producer in her native Iran until 1979 when the Islamic Republic began imprisoning its citizens. Kissing the Sword captures the surreal experiences of serving time without being charged with a crime, and witnessing the systematic destruction of any and all opposition to fundamentalist power. It is a memoir filled with both horror and humor: nights blasted by the sounds of machine gun fire as hundreds of prisoners are summarily executed,

Jan 18, 2018
Just sit - a meditation guidebook for people who know they should but don't by Novogratz, Sukey, author. Just sit - a meditation guidebook for people who know they should but don't

"From the cofounders of The Well Daily, a playfully-illustrated, informative, and easy-to-use meditation guidebook--including an eight-week plan for busy novices--that helps even the busiest would-be meditator incorporate this practice into their lifestyle and enjoy its many physical and emotional benefits"--

Jan 17, 2018
Just add sauce - a revolutionary guide to boosting the flavor of everything you cook by America's Test Kitchen (COR) Just add sauce - a revolutionary guide to boosting the flavor of everything you cook

"Let sauce be your secret weapon in the kitchen with this unique new cookbook from America's Test Kitchen. From dolloping on vegetables to drizzling on steak, simmering up curries, and stir-frying noodles, instantly make everything you cook taste better with hundreds of flavorful, modern sauces paired with easy recipes that put them to use in creative, inspired ways. Many home cooks find sauces to be intimidating, equating them with rarified French restaurant techniques. America's Test Kitchen

Jan 18, 2018
Jumpstarting the Arduino 101 - interacting with a computer that learns by Shi, Yining, author. Jumpstarting the Arduino 101 - interacting with a computer that learns

"Arduino 101 houses an Intel Curie module which offers a better performance at a lower power footprint. The module has two 32-bit MCUs - an x86 Intel Quark processor and an ARC EM4 processor along with 384kB flash memory and 80kB SRAM. These onboard MCUs combine a variety of new technologies including wireless communication via Bluetooth Low Energy, 6 axis motion sensor with an accelerometer, and a gyroscope. With this book, you will: *Explore neural net pattern matching, *Have the Arduino learn

Jan 19, 2018
Joyful daily stitching, seam by seam - complete guide to 500 embroidery-stitch combinations, perfect for crazy quilting by Bothell, Valerie, 1962- author. Joyful daily stitching, seam by seam - complete guide to 500 embroidery-stitch combinations, perfect for crazy quilting

Jan 18, 2018
Jo's little favorites II - a classic collection of 15 small quilts by Morton, Mary Jo Gress, 1944- author. Jo's little favorites II - a classic collection of 15 small quilts

Popular author, Moda Fabrics designer, and small-quilt expert Jo Morton returns with another collection of favorite patterns that you'll be delighted to stitch. Whether you have a handpicked collection of reproduction fabrics just waiting to shine or want to discover new favorites, you'll love sewing and displaying each pretty little patchwork gem! Decorate your home with little quilts--artfully styled photos will inspire you. Improve your accuracy with Jo's tips for precise patchwork sewing. He

Jan 19, 2018
Jo's little favorites - timeless quilts from scraps and fat quarters by Morton, Mary Jo Gress, 1944- author. Jo's little favorites - timeless quilts from scraps and fat quarters

"Easy to start, even easier to complete! Top-selling designer of reproduction fabric Jo Morton makes creating small quilts almost effortless with expert techniques for accurate piecing and helpful tips on choosing and using fabric. Discover how to display small quilts in your home with Jo's advice for incorporating quilts into your personal decorating scheme. What will you do with all the little quilts you'll make?"--

Jan 19, 2018
Jeffrey Gitomer's little gold book of yes! attitude - how to find, build, and keep a yes! attitude for a lifetime of success & happiness. by Gitomer, Jeffrey H, author. Jeffrey Gitomer's little gold book of yes! attitude - how to find, build, and keep a yes! attitude for a lifetime of success & happiness.

Jan 18, 2018
Java in easy steps - covers Java 9 by McGrath, Mike, 1956- author. Java in easy steps - covers Java 9

"Equally useful for newcomers with no previous knowledge of programming languages, hobbyists looking to explore Java's possibilities, and experienced programmers who wish to add Java to their skill set, Java In Easy Steps begins by explaining how to download and install the free Java Development Kit (JDK) so that the reader can quickly begin to create executable programs by copying the examples. Written in the clear, jargon-free style that has made the series successful, this book progressively

Jan 17, 2018
Jackie Robinson - an integrated life by Schutz, J. Christopher, author. Jackie Robinson - an integrated life

Jackie Robinson's story is not only a compelling drama of heroism, but also as a template of the African American freedom struggle. A towering athletic talent, Robinson's greater impact was on preparing the way for the civil rights reform wave following WWII. But Robinson's story has always been far more complex than the public perception has allowed. Brooklyn Dodgers executive Branch Rickey famously told the young Robinson that he was "looking for a ballplayer with guts enough not to fight back

Jan 19, 2018
It's even worse than you think - what the Trump administration is doing to America by Johnston, David Cay, 1948- author. It's even worse than you think - what the Trump administration is doing to America

"Bestselling author and longtime Trump observer David Cay Johnston shines a light on the political termites who have infested our government under the Trump Administration, destroying it from within and compromising our jobs, safety, finances, and more. No journalist knows Donald Trump better than David Cay Johnston, who has been following him since 1988. It's Even Worse Than You Think: What the Trump Administration Is Doing to America goes inside the administration to show how the federal agenc

Jan 15, 2018
Is this all there is? - on resurrection and eternal life by Lohfink, Gerhard, 1934- author. Is this all there is? - on resurrection and eternal life

Jan 18, 2018
iPhone - the missing manual by Pogue, David, 1963- author. iPhone - the missing manual

iOS 11 for the iPhone includes a host of exciting new features, including a revamped Control Center and all-new powers for some of your favorite apps—Siri, AirPlay 2, Maps, Photos, and Maps. You can even send payment via iMessages and type with one hand! And the best way to learn all of these features is with iPhone: The Missing Manual—a funny, gorgeously illustrated guide to the tips, shortcuts, and workarounds that will turn you, too, into an iPhone master. This easy-to-use book will help you

Jan 19, 2018
Instagram for business for dummies by Herman, Jenn, author. Instagram for business for dummies

Instagram For Business For Dummies shows you how to use the app to connect with your audience in a meaningful way as you showcase your products and offer a unique insider's view of your brand. Perfect for Instagram newbies or those who want to spruce up an existing account, this book helps you set up a powerful business profile, compose successful posts, and tell your story to the world.

Jan 18, 2018
Infinite hope - how wrongful conviction, solitary confinement and 12 years on death row failed to kill my soul by Graves, Anthony, 1965- author. Infinite hope - how wrongful conviction, solitary confinement and 12 years on death row failed to kill my soul

"Written by a wrongfully convicted man who spent 16 years on death row and 12 years in solitary confinement, a powerful memoir about fighting for--and winning--exoneration. Infinite Hope is an argument against the death penalty through one man's personal story. It is about a man enduring a life on death row year after year, when he knows that he is one hundred percent innocent and that his exoneration is unlikely. Anthony Graves' unbelievable saga started in 1992 when, at 26 years old, he was ar

Jan 15, 2018
Indiana's "bison-tennial- project - a celebration of Hoosier history, artistry and creativity by Indiana's "bison-tennial- project - a celebration of Hoosier history, artistry and creativity

Jan 19, 2018
In Search of Israel - The History of an Idea by Brenner, Michael In Search of Israel - The History of an Idea

Jan 18, 2018
In Patagonia by Chatwin, Bruce, 1940-1989. In Patagonia

Jan 19, 2018
In America - tales from Trump country by Perry, Caitríona, author. In America - tales from Trump country

Washington Correspondent Caitri´ona Perry has earned a reputation as a reliable source of truth. She goes beyond the news reports and delves into the American heartland where she witnessed the rise of Trump first hand. Bringing to the table the voices of those who voted for Trump, Hillary Clinton's so-called 'basket of deplorables', the ones whose opinions didn't coalesce with acceptable mainstream discourse, Perry reveals just what is really happening in America right now. You know why people d

Jan 15, 2018
I, mammal - the story of what makes us mammals by Drew, Liam, author. I, mammal - the story of what makes us mammals

Examines the biology, evolution, and traits of humans, exploring the anatomical and physiological attributes that makes mankind mammals and that ultimately separate people from other members of the same scientific class designation.

Jan 17, 2018
I've decided to live 120 years - the ancient secret to longevity, vitality, and life transformation by Lee, Ilchi, author. I've decided to live 120 years - the ancient secret to longevity, vitality, and life transformation

"For most of our lives, we work hard, reaching for success, until we are faced with retirement. If you retire at age 65, you may think you have about 20 more years to relax and enjoy your life. But what if you had more time? What if you had another 40 or 50 years to live? Would it make a difference in how you lived? Ilchi Lee stresses that you can extend your life way beyond what most of us have accepted as our biological age limit, even up to 120 years. But the real question is, can we have not

Jan 17, 2018
I Will Not Fear - My Story of a Lifetime of Building Faith Under Fire by Beals, Melba Pattillo/ Jampolsky, Gerald, M.D. (FRW)/ Cirincione-Jampolsky, Diane, Ph.D. (FRW) I Will Not Fear - My Story of a Lifetime of Building Faith Under Fire

Jan 18, 2018
How to roast everything - a game-changing guide to building flavor in meat, vegetables, and more by America's Test Kitchen (COR)/ Jones, Eric (ILT) How to roast everything - a game-changing guide to building flavor in meat, vegetables, and more

Jan 18, 2018
How to Break Up With Your Phone - The 30-day Plan to Take Back Your Life by Price, Catherine How to Break Up With Your Phone - The 30-day Plan to Take Back Your Life

Jan 18, 2018
How to be single and happy - science-based strategies for keeping your sanity while looking for a soul mate by Taitz, Jennifer L., author. How to be single and happy - science-based strategies for keeping your sanity while looking for a soul mate

Jan 18, 2018
How democracies die by Levitsky, Steven, author. How democracies die

"Donald Trump's presidency has raised a question that many of us never thought we'd be asking: Is our democracy in danger? Harvard professors Steven Levitsky and Daniel Ziblatt have spent more than twenty years studying the breakdown of democracies in Europe and Latin America, and they believe the answer is yes. Democracy no longer ends with a bang--in a revolution or military coup--but with a whimper: the slow, steady weakening of critical institutions, such as the judiciary and the press, and

Jan 15, 2018
Honest to goodness by Tizzard, Christine, 1976- author. Honest to goodness

Chef and TV host Christine Tizzard knows that for all the things you can't control in this world, what you put on the table is entirely up to you. In Honest to Goodness she showcases years of experience preparing food in front of and behind a camera, sharing more than 150 nutritious, stress-free and flavorful recipes that will have your family savoring every bite. It can be hard to keep up with food trends, and Honest to Goodness surveys the endless fads and fixations to discover what's best for

Jan 15, 2018
Home - the best of the New York times home section - the way we live now by Home - the best of the New York times home section - the way we live now

"With striking photographs and compelling stories from its vast home-design archive, the editors of the New York times's beloved home section offer a look at how contemporary homeowners make the most of their living spaces--whether small or stately, rural or urban, historic or cutting-edge--and do it with style. Reflecting the latest and most inventive ideas in home design, the projects express the optimism, resourcefulness, and experimentation of today's architects, designers, and homeowners."-

Jan 15, 2018
Here is real magic by Staniforth, Nate, author. Here is real magic

"An extraordinary memoir about finding wonder in everyday life. Nate Staniforth has spent most of his life and all of his professional career trying to understand wonder--what it is, where to find it, and how to share it with others. He became a magician because he learned at a young age that magic tricks don't have to be frivolous. Magic doesn't have to be about sequins and smoke machines--rather, it can create a moment of genuine astonishment. But after years on the road as a professional ma

Jan 15, 2018
Her body, our laws - on the front lines of the abortion war, from El Salvador to Oklahoma by Oberman, Michelle, author. Her body, our laws - on the front lines of the abortion war, from El Salvador to Oklahoma

"With stories from the front lines, a legal scholar journeys through distinct legal climates to understand precisely why and how the war over abortion is being fought. Drawing on her years of research in El Salvador--the only country to ban abortion without exception--legal scholar Michelle Oberman explores what happens when a country makes ending a pregnancy a crime. She reveals the practical experiences of criminalizing abortion, such as selective enforcement, mistaken diagnoses, wrongful con

Jan 15, 2018
Hardwood glory- a life of John Wooden by Morrow, Barbara Olenyik Hardwood glory- a life of John Wooden

Jan 18, 2018
Happiness is a choice you make - lessons from a year among the oldest old by Leland, John, 1959- author. Happiness is a choice you make - lessons from a year among the oldest old

A "look at what it means to grow old and a ... guide to well-being, [this book] weaves together the stories and wisdom of six New Yorkers who number among the 'oldest old'--those eighty-five and up"--Dust jacket flap.

Jan 19, 2018
Grace for amateurs - field notes on a journey back to faith by Burana, Lily, author. Grace for amateurs - field notes on a journey back to faith

Jan 18, 2018
Gorsuch - the judge who speaks for himself by Greenya, John, author. Gorsuch - the judge who speaks for himself

"Gorsuch: The Judge Who Speaks for Himself is the comprehensive biography of Neil Gorsuch, President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee and, at 49, the youngest judge in 25 years to be nominated to the Supreme Court"--

Jan 17, 2018
Generation Robot - A Century of Science Fiction, Fact, and Speculation by Favro, Terri Generation Robot - A Century of Science Fiction, Fact, and Speculation

Jan 18, 2018
Garden of the lost and abandoned - the extraordinary story of one ordinary woman and the children she saves by Yu, Jessica, author. Garden of the lost and abandoned - the extraordinary story of one ordinary woman and the children she saves

"At least 5,000 children live on the streets of Uganda's capital city of Kampala. Some forget the names of their villages. The youngest may not know the names of their parents. But Gladys Kalibbala--part journalist, part detective, part Good Samaritan--does not hesitate to dive into difficult or even dangerous situations to aid a child. Author of a newspaper column called 'Lost and Abandoned,' she is a resource that police and others turn to when they stumble across a stranded kid with a hidden

Jan 15, 2018
Food pharmacy - a guide to gut bacteria, anti-inflammatory foods, and eating for health - a prescription diet you will never overdose on by Aurell, Lina Nertby, author. Food pharmacy - a guide to gut bacteria, anti-inflammatory foods, and eating for health - a prescription diet you will never overdose on

Jan 18, 2018
Food for life - delicious & healthy comfort food from my table to yours! by Ali, Laila, author. Food for life - delicious & healthy comfort food from my table to yours!

Jan 18, 2018
Flunk, start - reclaiming my decade lost in Scientology by Hall, Sands, author. Flunk, start - reclaiming my decade lost in Scientology

Jan 18, 2018
Fledge - launching your kids without losing your mind by Yoder, Brenda L., author. Fledge - launching your kids without losing your mind

Jan 18, 2018
Finding selah - the simple practice of peace when you need it most by Kill, Kristen, author. Finding selah - the simple practice of peace when you need it most

Jan 18, 2018
Everything is horrible and wonderful - a tragicomic memoir of genius, heroin, love, and loss by Wittels Wachs, Stephanie, author. Everything is horrible and wonderful - a tragicomic memoir of genius, heroin, love, and loss

Jan 18, 2018
Everyday watercolor - learn to paint watercolor in 30 days by Rainey, Jenna, 1989- author. Everyday watercolor - learn to paint watercolor in 30 days

"A contemporary paint-every-day watercolor guide that explores foundational strokes and patterns and then builds new skills upon the foundations over the course of 30 days to create finished pieces"--

Jan 17, 2018
Escape artist - Memoir of a visionary artist on death row by Noguera, William, author. Escape artist - Memoir of a visionary artist on death row

"William A. Noguera tells his story from early childhood: heartrending experiences growing up physically and emotionally abused by his parents. It was no more safe outside, falling victim to vicious beatings by local gangs--a target of racial discrimination for being the only Colombian in a Mexican and Black Los Angeles County suburb. To cope, Noguera escaped into his imagination. Art has always been his refuge. To protect himself from attacks he was enrolled in martial arts, he mastered the ski

Jan 15, 2018
Enemies and neighbors - Arabs and Jews in Palestine and Israel, 1917-2017 by Black, Ian, 1953- author. Enemies and neighbors - Arabs and Jews in Palestine and Israel, 1917-2017

"In Enemies and Neighbors, Ian Black, who has spent four decades studying and covering the Middle East, offers a major new history of the Arab-Zionist conflict from 1917 to today, published on the centenary of the Balfour Declaration and fifty years after the Six-Day War. Setting the scene in the final decades of the 19th century, when the first Zionist settlers arrived in the Ottoman-ruled Holy Land, Black draws on a wide range of sources--from declassified documents to oral testimonies to his

Jan 15, 2018
Embroidery - a maker's guide by Embroidery - a maker's guide

Contains fifteen beautiful step- by- step projects for crafters at all levels. Each one takes its cue from a different tradition, including English goldwork, Indian beetle- wing embellishment, Japanese Kogin, and Irish whitework, as well as contemporary machine embroidery. This modern maker's guide to decorative stitching traditions around the world will expand readers' crafting horizons and become an invaluable addition to every crafting shelf.

Jan 15, 2018
Dressing your truth, discover your type of beauty by Tuttle, Carol Dressing your truth, discover your type of beauty

Jan 18, 2018
Don't live for your obituary - advice, commentary and personal observations on writing, 2008-2017 by Scalzi, John, 1969- author. Don't live for your obituary - advice, commentary and personal observations on writing, 2008-2017

Between 2008 and 2017, author John Scalzi wrote fifteen books, became a New York Times bestselling author, and won numerous awards, including the Hugo, the Locus and the Governor's Award for the Arts in Ohio. He also had book deals crater, lost more awards than he won, worried about his mortgage and health insurance, flubbed a few deadlines, tried to be a decent parent and husband, and got into some arguments on the Internet, because, after all, that's what the Internet is for. Scalzi wrote abou

Jan 19, 2018
Developing the leader within you 2.0 by Maxwell, John C., 1947- author. Developing the leader within you 2.0

Jan 17, 2018
Detox week - twice the weight loss in half the time with 130 recipes for a crave-worthy cleanse by Johns, Audrey, author. Detox week - twice the weight loss in half the time with 130 recipes for a crave-worthy cleanse

Jan 18, 2018
Denmark by Witkowska, Monika, author. Denmark

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Denmark is your in-depth guide to the very best of the country of Denmark.

Jan 15, 2018
Decorate this, not that! - big design in tiny spaces by Lee, Janet (Interior designer), author. Decorate this, not that! - big design in tiny spaces

A former Oprah Show producer, Lee has all the tips necessary to create an exceptional environment on a budget of time, space, and finance. She also knows how not to lose control of achieving the perfect small-space environment, and steers readers clear of these pitfalls. Assuming that small spaces will be either vertically or horizontally challenged, Lee has an abundance of plans for how to maximize space, storage, time and budget for every room. Decorate This, Not That! decodes small-space deco

Jan 19, 2018
Culture Smart! South Africa - the essential guide to customs & culture by Morris, Isabella, author. Culture Smart! South Africa - the essential guide to customs & culture

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Jan 18, 2018
Cuba - A Cultural History by West-Duran, Alan Cuba - A Cultural History

Jan 18, 2018
Cowgirl power - how to kick ass in business and life by Gaddis, Gay, author. Cowgirl power - how to kick ass in business and life

Jan 19, 2018
Counter mentor leadership - how to unlock the potential of the 4-generation workplace by Riggs, Kelly, author. Counter mentor leadership - how to unlock the potential of the 4-generation workplace

"Dynamic father and son team bring just the right balance of banter, energy, passion and substance to the topic of leadership development with an emphasis on the skills required to lead today's multi-generational workforce"--

Jan 18, 2018
Confessions - a new translation by Augustine, of Hippo, Saint, 354-430, author. Confessions - a new translation

Jan 19, 2018
Burn the business plan - what great entrepreneurs really do by Schramm, Carl J., author. Burn the business plan - what great entrepreneurs really do

Jan 15, 2018
Breaking money silence - how to shatter money taboos, talk more openly about finances, and live a richer life by Kingsbury, Kathleen Burns, 1966- author. Breaking money silence - how to shatter money taboos, talk more openly about finances, and live a richer life

Anyone concerned about finances?and that's just about everyone?will welcome this step-by-step guide to opening up about a difficult subject. It offers a strategy that can save money, improve relationships, and help people raise fiscally responsible children. Discusses the societal, familial, and personal roadblocks that make talking about money and finance challenging, explores gender differences when it comes to talking about money and how "money silence" contributes to the wage gap for women,

Jan 15, 2018
Brazil. by Brazil.

Jan 17, 2018
Bliss more - how to succeed in meditation without really trying by Watkins, Light, author. Bliss more - how to succeed in meditation without really trying

Jan 19, 2018
Beyond the baby blues - anxiety and depression during and after pregnancy by Fox Starr, Rebecca, 1985- author. Beyond the baby blues - anxiety and depression during and after pregnancy

Most people have heard of post-partum depression. What many people do not know is that anxiety and depression can be experienced during pregnancy, as well, and the impact can be both debilitating and devastating. This book is a unique combination of one woman’s story of her struggle with perinatal distress and actionable advice from a professional in the field. Rebecca Fox Starr shares her personal story of marriage, motherhood, prenatal anxiety and depression, severe postpartum anxiety and depr

Jan 15, 2018
Betrayed! by Telchin, Stan Betrayed!

Jan 18, 2018
Bannon - always the rebel by Koffler, Keith, author. Bannon - always the rebel

A White House reporter traces Steve Bannon's path to Breitbart, the White House, and back to Breitbart, discussing his role in the 2016 presidential election, his relationships with others in the Trump administration, and his plans for the future.

Jan 15, 2018
Bali & Lombok by Morgan, Kate (Freelance writer), author. Bali & Lombok

Provides reviews, maps, and itineraries for exploring Bali and Lombok, describing beaches, markets, villas, beachside resorts, and restaurants.

Jan 19, 2018
Bad jobs and poor decisions - dispatches from the working class - a memoir by Helton, J. R. (John R.), author. Bad jobs and poor decisions - dispatches from the working class - a memoir

"The unattainable quest for middle-class stability is hauntingly captured in this biting portrayal of forgotten America Weaving the brackish humor of Chuck Palahniuk with the empathy of Barbara Ehrenreich, JR Helton brings to life an obscured underside of the American psyche in this unflinching account of life inside the working class of Texas in the 1980s. We first meet Helton as a struggling writer succumbing to the bleak reality of what it means to support himself and a troubled wife. That de

Jan 19, 2018
Backyard medicine for all - a guide to home-grown herbal remedies by Bruton-Seal, Julie, author. Backyard medicine for all - a guide to home-grown herbal remedies

"There is a wealth of plants growing abundantly all over roadsides, cities, and in your own backyard; this coincides perfectly with alternative medicine and natural healing reaching into every facet of our lives. These plants have numerous medicinal uses that people have largely forgotten. Once valued and widely used, they've fallen out of fashion over time as they were bypassed by commercial medicine. A companion to the team's previous book [Backyard Medicine], Backyard Medicine for All will fo

Jan 19, 2018
Avedon - something personal by Stevens, Norma, author. Avedon - something personal

"Richard Avedon was arguably the world's most famous photographer--as artistically influential as he was commercially successful. Over six richly productive decades, he created landmark advertising campaigns, iconic fashion photographs (as the star photographer for Harper's Bazaar and then Vogue), groundbreaking books, and unforgettable portraits of everyone who was anyone. He also went on the road to find and photograph remarkable uncelebrated faces, with an eye toward constructing a grand comp

Jan 15, 2018
At the dark end of the street - black women, rape, and resistance- a new history of the civil rights movement from Rosa Parks to the rise of black power by McGuire, Danielle L. At the dark end of the street - black women, rape, and resistance- a new history of the civil rights movement from Rosa Parks to the rise of black power

A history of America's civil rights movement traces the pivotal influence of sexual violence that victimized African American women for centuries, revealing Rosa Parks's contributions as an anti-rape activist years before her heroic bus protest.

Jan 19, 2018
Armed in America - a history of gun rights from colonial militias to concealed carry by Charles, Patrick J. (Historian), author. Armed in America - a history of gun rights from colonial militias to concealed carry

"This illuminating study traces the transformation of the right to arms from its inception in English and colonial American law to today's impassioned gun-control debate. As historian and legal scholar Patrick J. Charles shows, what the right to arms means to Americans, as well as what it legally protects, has changed drastically since its first appearance in the 1689 Declaration of Rights. Armed in America explores how and why the right to arms transformed at different points in history. The ri

Jan 19, 2018
Apocalypse Child - A Life in End Times by Edwards, Flor Apocalypse Child - A Life in End Times

Jan 18, 2018
Antiques handbook & price guide by Miller, Judith, 1951- author. Antiques handbook & price guide

[This book] remains the essential and trusted guide to the antiques market. It has earned the reputation of being the book no dealer, collector or auctioneer should be without. It is compiled by Judith Miller, world-renowned antiques expert and co-founder of the book, who selects the guide's 8000-plus featured antiques. Comprehensive sections cover ceramics, furniture, glass, silver and metalwares, jewellery and objets de vertu, clocks and watches, books, Oriental antiques, textiles, toys, de

Jan 19, 2018
Animator's susvival kit by Williams, Richard Animator's susvival kit

Jan 18, 2018
Animal kingdom - a natural history in 100 objects by Ashby, Jack, author. Animal kingdom - a natural history in 100 objects

Jan 17, 2018
Anatomy of a genocide - the life and death of a town called Buczacz by Bartov, Omer, author. Anatomy of a genocide - the life and death of a town called Buczacz

"A fascinating and cautionary examination of how genocide can take root at the local level--turning neighbors, friends, and even family members against one another--as seen through the eastern European border town of Buczacz during World War II." -- Amazon.com.

Jan 19, 2018
An insider's guide to orthopedic surgery - a physical therapist shares the keys to a better recovery by Kaufmann, Elizabeth, 1954- author. An insider's guide to orthopedic surgery - a physical therapist shares the keys to a better recovery

Nearly two million Americans undergo elective orthopedic surgery each year. As a physical therapist who has spent more than seventeen years helping patients through recovery, author Elizabeth Kaufmann discusses the things that your surgeon usually doesn't cover: preparing your home upon return, understanding your hospital stay, getting the best care from the therapists, and dealing with pain throughout the healing process. You'll also learn the difference between a physical therapist and an occu

Jan 19, 2018
American Pravda - my fight for truth in the era of fake news by O'Keefe, James, 1984- author. American Pravda - my fight for truth in the era of fake news

Jan 18, 2018
All-American murder - the rise and fall of Aaron Hernandez, the superstar whose life ended on Murderers' Row by Patterson, James, 1947- author. All-American murder - the rise and fall of Aaron Hernandez, the superstar whose life ended on Murderers' Row

The world's most popular thriller writer presents the definitive, never before told account of the Aaron Hernandez case. Everyone thought they knew Aaron Hernandez. He was an NFL star who made the game of football look easy. Until he became the prime suspect in a gruesome murder. But who was Aaron Hernandez, really? Rich with in-depth, on-the-ground investigative reporting that gives readers a front row seat to Hernandez's tumultuous downward spiral, and will reveal the unvarnished truth behind

Jan 19, 2018
Alaska by cruise ship - the complete guide to cruising Alaska by Vipond, Anne, 1957- author. Alaska by cruise ship - the complete guide to cruising Alaska

Jan 17, 2018
Advice not given - a guide to getting over yourself by Epstein, Mark, 1953- author. Advice not given - a guide to getting over yourself

The Harvard-trained psychologist and author of The Trauma of Everyday Life explores how the traditions of Buddhism and Western psychotherapy can complement each other to promote a healthier ego and maximize the human potential for living a better life. --Publisher

Jan 15, 2018
A river in darkness - one man's escape from North Korea by Ishikawa, Masaji, author. A river in darkness - one man's escape from North Korea

An Amazon Charts Most Read and Most Sold book. The harrowing true story of one man’s life in—and subsequent escape from—North Korea, one of the world’s most brutal totalitarian regimes. Half-Korean, half-Japanese, Masaji Ishikawa has spent his whole life feeling like a man without a country. This feeling only deepened when his family moved from Japan to North Korea when Ishikawa was just thirteen years old, and unwittingly became members of the lowest social caste. His father, himself a Korean n

Jan 19, 2018
A ringside affair - boxing's last golden age by Lawton, James, author. A ringside affair - boxing's last golden age

Jan 18, 2018
A History of Judaism - From Its Origins to the Present by Goodman, Martin A History of Judaism - From Its Origins to the Present

Jan 18, 2018
A History of Courtship - 800 Years of Seduction by O'donnell, Tania A History of Courtship - 800 Years of Seduction

Jan 18, 2018
A gift from darkness - how I escaped with my daughter from Boko Haram by Ibrahim, Patience, author. A gift from darkness - how I escaped with my daughter from Boko Haram

When Patience Ibrahim was nineteen, her first husband was murdered by Boko Haram. She fled to the safety of her village and remarried several months later. Having prayed for a child for years, Patience is overjoyed to discover she is pregnant. Soon after, Boko Haram soldiers are at her door. Violently abducted and forced to convert to Islam, she lives in constant terror of what her kidnappers will do. She is alone in the world and fears her life is over. For two months, Patience hides her pregna

Jan 19, 2018
A beginner's guide to essential oils - recipes and practices for a natural lifestyle and holistic health by Hobson, Hayley, author. A beginner's guide to essential oils - recipes and practices for a natural lifestyle and holistic health

#1 Amazon New Release - Essential Oils. Your Pathway to Holistic Health Holistic medicine and wellness: Homeopathic medicine and alternative medicines are gaining in popularity daily. A Beginner's Guide to Essential Oils by Hayley Hobson can become your first step to a healthier life - your first step to holistic health. Learn about essential oils from an expert: Hayley Hobson is an internationally known author and inspirational speaker. She presents uplifting and educational programs in well ov

Jan 19, 2018
8 Steps to Starting a Business - How to Quickly Gain the Skills You|ll Need by Vinturella, John B., Ph.D. 8 Steps to Starting a Business - How to Quickly Gain the Skills You|ll Need

Jan 18, 2018
1917 - war, peace, and revolution by Stevenson, D. (David), 1954- author. 1917 - war, peace, and revolution

1917 was a year of pivotal importance in the development of the First World War. Historian David Stevenson examines the year in context and illuminates the century that followed. Two developments in particular - the Russian Revolution and American intervention - had worldwide repercussions. Offering a close examination of the key decisions, he considers Germany's campaign of submarine warfare, America's declaration of war in response, Britain's frustration of German strategy by adopting the conv

Jan 17, 2018
100 Documents that Changed the World - From the Magna Carta to WikiLeaks by Christianson, Scott, author. 100 Documents that Changed the World - From the Magna Carta to WikiLeaks

A tour of the history of the world through the declarations, manifestos, and agreements from the Magna Carta and the Declaration of Independence to Wikileaks. This fascinating collection gathers the most significant written documents that have influenced and shaped the way we think about the world and the course of history. From the Magna Carta (1215) to the Gettysburg Address (1863) to Martin Luther King, Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech (1963), the documents showcased here chart dramatic high poi

Jan 17, 2018
10 keys to happier living - a practical handbook for happiness by King, Vanessa (Psychologist), author. 10 keys to happier living - a practical handbook for happiness

'Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions' The Dalai Lama, patron of Action for Happiness. Vanessa King, positive psychology expert for Action for Happiness has created 10 key evidence-based actions that have been shown to increase happiness and wellbeing - at home, at work and in the world around you. If you have read The Art of Happiness, The Happiness Project orSane New World, this book will be the perfect complement. We all want to be happy but what does that act

Jan 19, 2018
"You can't fire the bad ones!" - and 18 other myths about teachers, teachers' unions, and public education by Ayers, William, 1944- author. "You can't fire the bad ones!" - and 18 other myths about teachers, teachers' unions, and public education

"Overturns common misconceptions about charter schools, school "choice," standardized tests, common core curriculum, and teacher evaluations. Teachers have always been devalued in the United States, but in recent years the pace and intensity of attacks by politicians, the media, and so-called education reformers have escalated sharply. Indeed, the "bad teacher" figure has come to dominate public discourse, obscuring the structural inequities that teachers and students face everyday. This book f

Jan 15, 2018