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The special needs planning guide - how to prepare for every stage of your child's life

"Written with both compassion and expertise, this bestselling book provides families with a comprehensive guide to planning for the lifetime needs of a child with disabilities. It presents the Five Factors readers need to consider--family and support, emotional, financial, legal, and government benefits--and how to plan for these factors at every stage of a child's life. The second edition includes updates based on current law, fully revised chapters with a wealth of practical recommendations, a

Sociopath by Gagne, Patric
Date added:
Feb 12, 2024

Skid Dogs by Symington-fedy, Emelia
Date added:
Feb 12, 2024
Skid Dogs

The Rebel's Clinic- The Revolutionary Lives of Frantz Fanon

"A revelatory new biography of the writer-activist Frantz Fanon, who inspired today's movements for racial liberatio"--

Reality Check- Making the Best of the Situation - How I Overcame Addiction, Loss, and Prison

"Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino gained worldwide recognition starring on the hit reality TV show Jersey Shore, captivating audiences with his entertaining personality and trademark abs. But while life appeared to be a constant party, Mike was silently suffering. Years of intense drug addiction took their toll on his mind, body, and life, and if not for the grace of God, he doubts he would be here today."--

Puerto Rico - a national history

"How did Puerto Rico end up in its current situation? A Spanish-speaking territory controlled by the United States and populated by the descendants of conquistadors, enslaved Africans, and indigenous inhabitants, this island (or rather archipelago) has aunique history. Jorell Melaendez-Badillo begins the book with an overview of the pre-Columbian societies and cultures that first inhabited Borikaen, the indigenous name of the Puerto Rican archipelago. Though the arrival of the Spanish had a prof

The print by Adams, Ansel, 1902-1984.
Date added:
Feb 12, 2024
The print

The politics of fear - the peculiar persistence of America's paranoid style

"From the author of Cults, Conspiracies, and Secret Societies, a probing exploration of the bizarre and dangerous conspiracies that have roiled America over the past decade and captured the minds of so many Americans. Among the more disturbing recent trends in politics is the unholy marriage of the Republican Party and virulent conspiracy theories. These theories not only contest the outcome of the 2020 presidential election and the allegiance of American officials, but they also claim that the

Now and not yet - pressing in when you're waiting, wanting, and restless for more

"Bestselling author Ruth Chou Simons guides readers who are restless in their current circumstances on a journey of growth, purpose, and pressing in"--

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Mortal secrets - Freud, Vienna, and the discovery of the modern mind

"A chronicle of Vienna's Golden Age and the influence of Sigmund Freud on the modern world by a clinical psychologist whose mystery novels form the basis of PBS's Vienna Blood series. Some cities are like stars. When the conditions are right, they ignite,and burn with such fierce intensity that they outshine every other city on the planet. Vienna was one such city and, at the beginning of the twentieth century, was the birthplace of the modern mind and the way we live today. Long coffee menus an

Momma cusses - a field guide to responsive parenting & trying not to be the reason your kid needs therapy

"A humorous field guide to responsive parenting and trying not to be the reason your kid needs therapy, by MAJOR TikTok star Gwenna Laithland"--

Modern acrylic

Modern Acrylic delivers the simple concepts and painting techniques youll need to create exciting and expressive works of art. With Modern Acrylic, artists, illustrators, art students, and art hobbyists can learn how to use basic painting techniques and concepts to create expressive works of art. Youll learn to paint flowers, animals, patterns, and even how to transfer your hand-lettering skills to paint. This guide offers a lively and creative approach to acrylic paint packed with inspiring exe

Missing persons - or, my grandmother's secrets

"Blending memoir with social history, Clair Wills movingly explores the gaping holes in the fabric of modern Ireland, and in her own family story"--

Mafia Miami - Operation Paesan Blues and how FBI politics almost derailed the biggest case of my career

"No other investigation across his entire FBI career would ever match the level of intensity, excitement, suspense, and drama of operation "Paesan Blues"-this book is the inside look at that undercover investigation centered on an Italian mafioso and hisassociates in Miami and Italy"--