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Garth Brooks - the anthology. Part 1, the first five years by Brooks, Garth, author. Garth Brooks - the anthology. Part 1, the first five years

Brooks take a year-by-year look at how he choose the songs for his albums. Part 1 focuses on the first five years, 1989-1993. The analysis includes background from songwriters, musicians, producers, engineers, and managers involved in the songs. Brooks also includes the history of the music that mean a lot to him, explaining what he saw and what he experienced.

Nov 21, 2017
Get a life - his & hers survival guide to IVF by Mackney, Richard, author. Get a life - his & hers survival guide to IVF

INFERTILITY & FERTILIZATION. Richard and Rosie started trying to conceive after five years of being together but, two and a half years and countless prenatal vitamins and ovulation kits later, there hadn't been even a phantom pregnancy. So began their adventure into IVF, via blood tests, sperm tests, injections and probes, becoming involuntary experts on embryology through failure, despair, persistence and success. After 4 years, 3 different clinics, 2 positive pregnancy tests and 1 miscarriage,

Nov 23, 2017
God's wisdom for navigating life - a year of daily devotions in the book of Proverbs by Keller, Timothy, 1950- author. God's wisdom for navigating life - a year of daily devotions in the book of Proverbs

A year-long collection of daily devotionals offers biblical wisdom that can be applied to modern life to reinforce one's relationship with God and provide a new understanding of what it is to live a moral life.

Nov 18, 2017
God, faith, and reason by Savage, Michael, 1942- author. God, faith, and reason

But rather than a dry, theological treatise, Savage provides something more akin to an ancient mystery text. Drawing on Christian, Jewish, Buddhist and other spiritual sources, as well as autobiographical material and highlights from his radio show, Savage shares a series of glimpses of God he has experienced over the whole of his life, before and after his groundbreaking radio career. Moving childhood stories, his dinner with an atheist and a Buddhist, an interview with a Jewish gangster and Sa

Nov 17, 2017
Gold panning California - a guide to the area's best sites for gold by Romaine, Garret. Gold panning California - a guide to the area's best sites for gold

Nov 22, 2017
Growing up Fisher - musings, memories, and misadventures by Fisher, Joely, 1967- author. Growing up Fisher - musings, memories, and misadventures

A memoir by the half-sister of the late Carrie Fisher describes their upbringing in Hollywood, her personal struggles with identity, her experiences as a mother to five children, and how she became motivated to pursue a creative life in the wake of Carrie's death.

Nov 22, 2017
Hair - a human history by Stenn, Kurt S., author. Hair - a human history

From a completely bald beauty queen with alopecia to the famed hair-hang circus act, Stenn weaves the history of hair through a variety of captivating examples, with sources varying from renaissance merchants diaries to interviews with wig makers, modern barbers, and more. In addition to expelling the biological basis and the evolutionary history of hair, the fiber is put into context: hair in history (as tied to textile mills and merchant associations), hair as a construct for cultural and self

Nov 23, 2017
Happy hand lettering - simple calligraphy techniques to bring your words to life by Wagner, Jen (Calligrapher), author. Happy hand lettering - simple calligraphy techniques to bring your words to life

Messages from your own hand are an intimate and powerful means of expression and communication. Happy Hand Lettering offers you instruction and encouragement to begin crating beautifully written words right away. From selecting the best tools and supplies, to forming your first simple letters, everything you need to begin your calligraphic journey is here.

Nov 23, 2017
Harry Potter - page to screen, the complete filmmaking journey by McCabe, Bob. Harry Potter - page to screen, the complete filmmaking journey

Here is a lavish and personal look at the entire film-making process that turned the world's bestselling fiction series into a blockbuster movie franchise. From the acquisition of the film rights to the casting and the assembly of the creative team, the book is a unique, behind-the-scenes look at the making of one of the most popular film series in cinema history.

Nov 22, 2017
Hawaii by Carr, Gerald, author. Hawaii

Packed with culture and activities for travelers to enjoy including beautiful beaches, volcanoes, and insider tips for everywhere from Honolulu to Waikiki. Try local delicacies with our guide to great restaurants and cafes featuring island cuisine, or check out the best restaurants, clubs, and bars. We have the best hotels for every budget, plus fun activities for solitary travel or for families and children to make the very best of any visit to Hawaii.--Amazon.com

Nov 18, 2017
Hellfire boys - the birth of the U.S. Chemical Warfare Service and the race for the world's deadliest weapons by Emery, Theo, author. Hellfire boys - the birth of the U.S. Chemical Warfare Service and the race for the world's deadliest weapons

Traces the actions of the "Hellfire Battalion," a group of American engineers who were trained in gas warfare and were sent to the front lines in France to launch multiple assaults against the Germans.

Nov 18, 2017
Higher is waiting by Perry, Tyler, author. Higher is waiting

The cinematic innovator behind Tyler Perry Studios traces his youth in New Orleans through his successful career, in an uplifting account of his spiritual awakening that explains how his faith has enriched his life and sustained him in hard times.

Nov 17, 2017
Hiking naked - a Quaker woman's search for balance by Graville, Iris. Hiking naked - a Quaker woman's search for balance

"Knocked off her feet after twenty years in public health nursing, Iris Graville quit her job and convinced her husband and their thirteen-year-old twins to move to Stahekin, a remote mountain village in Washington State's North Cascades. They sought adventure; she yearned for the solitude of this community of eighty-five residents accessible only by boat, float plane, or hiking. "Hiking Naked" chronicles Graville's journey through questions about work and calling as well as how she coped with o

Nov 18, 2017
Hiking New Mexico's Gila Wilderness - a guide to the area's greatest hiking adventures by Cunningham, Bill, 1943- author. Hiking New Mexico's Gila Wilderness - a guide to the area's greatest hiking adventures

Nov 22, 2017
Hiking Shenandoah National Park - a guide to the park's greatest hiking adventures by Gildart, Robert C., author. Hiking Shenandoah National Park - a guide to the park's greatest hiking adventures

Nov 22, 2017
Hiking Wisconsin - a guide to the state's greatest hikes by Hansen, Eric, 1948- Hiking Wisconsin - a guide to the state's greatest hikes

Nov 23, 2017
Hitler, my neighbor - memories of a Jewish childhood, 1929-1939 by Feuchtwanger, E. J., author. Hitler, my neighbor - memories of a Jewish childhood, 1929-1939

Nov 18, 2017
Holding the net - caring for my mother on the tightrope of aging / Melanie P. Merriman ; with a foreword by Ann Hood. by Merriman, Melanie P., author. Holding the net - caring for my mother on the tightrope of aging / Melanie P. Merriman ; with a  foreword by Ann Hood.

Nov 22, 2017
Homemade holiday - craft your way through more than 40 festive projects by Pester, Sophie, author. Homemade holiday - craft your way through more than 40 festive projects

"Bring the magic of a handmade Christmas into your home with 40 projects for gifts, decorations, and homemade wrapping paper. Save time and money with the festive craft projects in Homemade Holiday. Clear, step-by-step instructions guide readers to create fresh flower garlands, bake edible gift tags, make homemade bath salts, and paint authentic tree ornaments. With last-minute ideas and lots of inspiration, this book will help you wrap up gift-giving and decorating for the holiday season." --

Nov 17, 2017
How to cook everything vegetarian - simple meatless recipes for great food by Bittman, Mark, author. How to cook everything vegetarian - simple meatless recipes for great food

A definitive, one-stop vegetarian cookbook showcases more than two thousand different recipes and variations for simple meatless meals, including salads, soups, eggs and dairy, vegetables and fruit, pasta, grains, legumes, tofu and other meat substitutes.

Nov 17, 2017

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