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Dollars and sense - how we misthink money and how to spend smarter by Ariely, Dan, author. Dollars and sense - how we misthink money and how to spend smarter

Shares anecdotal insight into the illogical influences behind poor financial decisions and how to outmaneuver them, covering topics ranging from credit-card debt and household budgeting to holiday spending and real estate sales.

Nov 18, 2017
Don't save anything - uncollected essays, articles, and profiles by Salter, James, author. Don't save anything - uncollected essays, articles, and profiles

"This collection gathers Salter's thoughts on writing and profiles of important writers, observations of the changing American military life, evocations of Aspen winters, musings on mountain climbing and skiing, and tales of travels to Europe that first appeared in The New Yorker, Esquire, People, Conde´ Nast Traveler, the Aspen Times, among other publications."--Jacket flap.

Nov 18, 2017
Draw manga villains - create 50 sinister characters by Genkosha, author. Draw manga villains - create 50 sinister characters

"If you love to draw anime and manga, you know that every great story needs a great villain. Luckily, inspiration is all around you and the possibilities are limitless! From plant to animal to mineral, all you need to do is borrow from the natural (or supernatural) world--from insects and plants to animals, and even elements. You will see how to incorporate their parts into your character drawings for completely original (and sinister!) results. Blurring the line between reality and fantasy, cre

Nov 23, 2017
Drawing lessons from the Famous Artists School - classic techniques and expert tips from the golden age of illustration by Plunkett, Stephanie Haboush, author. Drawing lessons from the Famous Artists School - classic techniques and expert tips from the golden age of illustration

"Learn to draw from a collection of works from famous artists such as Norman Rockwell and Albert Dorne with Drawing Lessons from the Famous Artists School"--

Nov 23, 2017
Drum chart hits - 30 transcriptions of popular songs. by Drum chart hits - 30 transcriptions of popular songs.

Nov 23, 2017
Dungeons & Dragons. Tales from the yawning portal. by Dungeons & Dragons. Tales from the yawning portal.

When the shadows grow long in Waterdeep and the fireplace in the taproom of the Yawning Portal dims to a deep crimson glow, adventurers from across the Forgotten Realms, and even from other worlds, spin tales and spread rumors of dark dungeons and lost treasures. Within this tome are seven of the most compelling dungeons from the 40+ year history of Dungeons & Dragons. Some are classics that have hosted an untold number of adventurers, while others are some of the most popular adventures ever pr

Nov 23, 2017
Dungeons & Dragons. Xanathar's guide to everything. by Dungeons & Dragons. Xanathar's guide to everything.

Nov 22, 2017
Eco-travel New Mexico - 86 natural destinations, green hotels, and sustainable adventures by Biggers, Ashley M., author. Eco-travel New Mexico - 86 natural destinations, green hotels, and sustainable adventures

Nov 23, 2017
Economics for the Common Good by Tirole, Jean, author. Economics for the Common Good

When Jean Tirole won the 2014 Nobel Prize in Economics, he suddenly found himself being stopped in the street by complete strangers and asked to comment on issues of the day, no matter how distant from his own areas of research. His transformation from academic economist to public intellectual prompted him to reflect further on the role economists and their discipline play in society. The result is Economics for the Common Good, a passionate manifesto for a world in which economics, far from bei

Nov 18, 2017
Embroider your life - techniques + motifs + inspiration - simple techniques & 150 stylish motifs to embellish your world by Mornu, Nathalie, author, editor. Embroider your life - techniques + motifs + inspiration - simple techniques & 150 stylish motifs to embellish your world

"Are you ready to embroider your world? With 150 motifs designed by 20 of today's most popular embroidery artists selected from Instagram and Etsy, learn the simplest embroidery stitches and techniques, and see the creative ways the motifs can be used to personalize your head-to-toe wearables, accessories, and items for your home. Explore color, stitch variations, fabric grounds, thread types, scale, fills, and more with Embroider Your Life. With stitch motifs that are contemporary and modern, w

Nov 21, 2017
Emerald labyrinth - a scientist's adventures in the jungles of the Congo by Greenbaum, Eli, 1974- author. Emerald labyrinth - a scientist's adventures in the jungles of the Congo

"Emerald Labyrinth is a scientist and adventurer's chronicle of years exploring the rainforests of sub-Saharan Africa. The richly varied habitats of the Democratic Republic of the Congo offer a wealth of animal, plant, chemical, and medical discoveries. But the country also has a deeply troubled colonial past and a complicated political present. Author Eli Greenbaum is a leading expert in sub-Saharan herpetology--snakes, lizards, and frogs--who brings a sense of wonder to the question of how sci

Nov 18, 2017
Enviromedics - the impact of climate change on human health by Lemery, Jay, author. Enviromedics - the impact of climate change on human health

While the subject of climate change is often in the news and social media, and its realities debated in various arenas of science and government, the health impacts are often overlooked. Here, two seasoned physicians dispel myths, clarify science, and help readers understand the threats of environmental change to human health.

Nov 23, 2017
Estate sales made easy - a practical guide to success from start to finish by Gray, Victoria, 1952- author. Estate sales made easy - a practical guide to success from start to finish

From the initial search for clients to setup to day of sale to takedown, experienced estate sale manager and founder of Estate Sales by Victoria, Victoria Gray, guides you through what it takes to become an estate sale manager. With a thorough exploration of the legal, financial, familial, and business issues, Gray lays out the nuts and bolts of an estate sale in an efficient, no-nonsense manner, yet with a sensitivity to emotions that might arise during the process. Gray also delves into the sp

Nov 22, 2017
Everything you need to know about social media - (without calling a kid) by Van Susteren, Greta, 1954- author. Everything you need to know about social media - (without calling a kid)

Nov 18, 2017
Evolution - a very short introduction by Charlesworth, Brian, author. Evolution - a very short introduction

POPULAR SCIENCE. Less than 450 years ago, all European scholars believed that the Earth was at the centre of a Universe that was at most a few million miles in extent, and that the planets, sun, and stars all rotated around this centre. Less than 250 years ago, they believed that the Universe was created essentially in its present state about 6000 years ago. Even less than 150 years ago, the view that living species were the result of special creation by God was still dominant. The recognition b

Nov 18, 2017
Extraordinary hand lettering - creative lettering ideas for celebrations, events, décor & more by Wai, Doris, author. Extraordinary hand lettering - creative lettering ideas for celebrations, events, décor & more

Are you a curious hand lettering beginner or long-time enthusiast looking to take your craft to the next level? Or are you a DIY guru or event planner wishing to breathe new life into a boring gift, event signage, or party de´cor? Extraordinary Hand Lettering opens your eyes to the endless possibilities in the world of creative lettering, showing you how to work with types of surfaces, such as wood, glass and acrylic, chalk, and even mirrors. First, learn the simple tools and tricks of hand lett

Nov 21, 2017
Faces of love - Hafez and the poets of Shiraz by Faces of love - Hafez and the poets of Shiraz

"Together, Hafez, a giant of world literature; Jahan Malek Khatun, an eloquent princess; and Obayd-e Zakani, a dissolute satirist, represent one of the most remarkable literary flowerings of any era. All three lived in the famed city of Shiraz, a provincial capital of south-central Iran, and all three drew support from arts-loving rulers during a time better known for its violence than its creative brilliance. Here Dick Davis, an award-winning poet widely considered "our finest translator of Per

Nov 21, 2017
Falafel for breakfast - modern Middle Eastern recipes for any time of the day from Kepos Street Kitchen by Rantissi, Michael, author. Falafel for breakfast - modern Middle Eastern recipes for any time of the day from Kepos Street Kitchen

130 accessible recipes that opens up a world of Middle Eastern flavours and ingredients for the contemporary home cook.

Nov 22, 2017
Fantastic forgeries - paint like Van Gogh - a step-by-step course to painting Van Gogh's classic artworks by Shurvell, Joanne, author. Fantastic forgeries - paint like Van Gogh - a step-by-step course to painting Van Gogh's classic artworks

"Hugely prolific, Vincent Van Gogh produced over 2000 works (nearly 900 paintings and more than 1,100 drawings and sketches) in a ten-year period. His story and (largely) self-taught skills are an inspiration to budding artists everywhere. Fantastic Forgeries is a simple course in the artist's legendary skills, so readers can learn his innovative techniques and then adapt and apply those techniques to their own renditions and drawings. You'll begin just as Van Gogh did, first mastering black and

Nov 22, 2017
Finance your business - secure funding to start, run, and grow your business by Finance your business - secure funding to start, run, and grow your business

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Nov 21, 2017

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