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Last boat out of Shanghai - the epic story of the Chinese who fled Mao's revolution by Zia, Helen, author. Last boat out of Shanghai - the epic story of the Chinese who fled Mao's revolution

"The dramatic, real-life stories of four young people caught up in the mass exodus of Shanghai in the wake of China's 1949 Communist Revolution--a precursor to the struggles faced by emigrants today. Shanghai has historically been China's jewel, its richest, most modern and westernized city. The bustling metropolis was home to sophisticated intellectuals, entrepreneurs, and a thriving middle class when Mao's proletarian revolution emerged victorious from the long civil war. Terrified of the horr

Dec 11, 2018
Lady first - the world of first lady Sarah Polk by Greenberg, Amy S., 1968- author. Lady first - the world of first lady Sarah Polk

Dec 11, 2018
Keep Pain in the Past - Getting over Trauma, Grief and the Worst That|s Ever Happened to You by Cortman, Chris/ Walden, Joseph Keep Pain in the Past - Getting over Trauma, Grief and the Worst That|s Ever Happened to You

Dec 11, 2018
Joy enough - a memoir by McColl, Sarah, author. Joy enough - a memoir

"From a bracingly beautiful new voice comes this life-affirming memoir of a daughter making and remaking her life in her mother's image. Sifting gingerly through memories of her late mother, brilliant newcomer Sarah McColl has penned a breathtaking tribute to the joy and pain of loving well. Even as her own marriage splinters, McColl drops everything when her mother is diagnosed with cancer, returning to the family farmhouse and laboring over elaborate meals in the hopes of nourishing her back t

Dec 11, 2018
Jimmy Neurosis - A Memoir by Oseland, James Jimmy Neurosis - A Memoir

Dec 11, 2018
Iran Rising - The Survival and Future of the Islamic Republic by Saikal, Amin Iran Rising - The Survival and Future of the Islamic Republic

Dec 11, 2018
The inspired houseplant - transform your home with indoor plants from kokedama to terrariums and water gardens to edibles by Stearns, Jen, author. The inspired houseplant - transform your home with indoor plants from kokedama to terrariums and water gardens to edibles

Dec 11, 2018
The Inner Level - How More Equal Societies Reduce Stress, Restore Sanity and Improve Everyone's Well-being by Pickett, Kate/ Wilkinson, Richard The Inner Level - How More Equal Societies Reduce Stress, Restore Sanity and Improve Everyone's Well-being

Dec 11, 2018
Innate - How the Wiring of Our Brains Shapes Who We Are by Mitchell, Kevin J. Innate - How the Wiring of Our Brains Shapes Who We Are

Dec 11, 2018
Inheritance - a memoir of genealogy, paternity, and love by Shapiro, Dani, author. Inheritance - a memoir of genealogy, paternity, and love

"The acclaimed and beloved author of Hourglass now gives us a new memoir about identity, paternity, and family secrets--a real-time exploration of the staggering discovery she made last year about her father, and her struggle to piece together the hiddenthe story of her own life"--

Dec 11, 2018
If we can keep it - how the republic collapsed and how it might be saved by Tomasky, Michael, 1960- author. If we can keep it - how the republic collapsed and how it might be saved

Dec 11, 2018
I think you're wrong (but I'm listening) - a guide to grace-filled political conversations by Holland, Sarah Stewart, 1981- author. I think you're wrong (but I'm listening) - a guide to grace-filled political conversations

"Two friends on opposite sides of the aisle provide a practical guide to grace-filled political conversation while challenging readers to put relationship before policy and understanding before argument. More than ever, politics seems driven by conflict and anger. People sitting together in pews every Sunday have started to feel like strangers, loved ones at the dinner table like enemies. Sarah Stewart Holland and Beth Silvers say there is a better way. As working moms on opposite ends of the p

Dec 11, 2018
Hitler's pawn - the boy assassin and the Holocaust by Koch, Stephen, 1941, author. Hitler's pawn - the boy assassin and the Holocaust

Dec 11, 2018
Help me! - one woman's quest to find out if self-help really can change her life by Power, Marianne, author. Help me! - one woman's quest to find out if self-help really can change her life

Dec 11, 2018
The heartbeat of Wounded Knee - native America from 1890 to the present by Treuer, David, author. The heartbeat of Wounded Knee - native America from 1890 to the present

Dec 11, 2018
The Healthy 5-ingredient Air Fryer Cookbook - 70 Easy Recipes to Bake, Fry, or Roast Your Favorite Foods by Matthews, Bonnie/ Hall, Dawn/ Matthews, Bonnie (PHT) The Healthy 5-ingredient Air Fryer Cookbook - 70 Easy Recipes to Bake, Fry, or Roast Your Favorite Foods

Dec 11, 2018
Hard to Love - Essays and Confessions by Hopper, Briallen Hard to Love - Essays and Confessions

Dec 11, 2018
The goodness paradox - the strange relationship between virtue and violence in human evolution by Wrangham, Richard W., 1948- author. The goodness paradox - the strange relationship between virtue and violence in human evolution

"Highly accessible, authoritative, and intellectually provocative, a startlingly original theory of how Homo sapiens came to be: Richard Wrangham forcefully argues that, a quarter of a million years ago, rising intelligence among our ancestors led to a unique new ability with unexpected consequences: our ancestors invented socially sanctioned capital punishment, facilitating domestication, increased cooperation, the accumulation of culture, and ultimately the rise of civilization itself. Through

Dec 11, 2018
Good to Go - What the Athlete in All of Us Can Learn from the Strange Science of Recovery by Aschwanden, Christie Good to Go - What the Athlete in All of Us Can Learn from the Strange Science of Recovery

Dec 11, 2018
God in the rainforest - a tale of martyrdom and redemption in Amazonian Ecuador by Long, Kathryn, 1950- author. God in the rainforest - a tale of martyrdom and redemption in Amazonian Ecuador

Dec 11, 2018

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