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Shaler's fish - poems by Macdonald, Helen, 1970- author.

Shaler's fish - poems

Feb 8, 2016
Sharepoint X for Dummies by Withee, Ken

Sharepoint X for Dummies

Feb 9, 2016
Shrinking the Earth - the rise and decline of American abundance by Worster, Donald, 1941- author.

Shrinking the Earth - the rise and decline of American abundance

"The discovery of the Americas around 1500 AD was an extraordinary watershed in human experience. It gave rise to the modern period of human ecology, a phenomenon global in scope that set in motion profound changes in almost every society on earth. This new period, which saw the depletion of the lands of the New World, proved tragic for some, triumphant for others, and powerfully affecting for all."--

Feb 4, 2016
Simple color knitting - a complete how-to-knit-with-color workshop with 20 projects by Knight, Erika, author.

Simple color knitting - a complete how-to-knit-with-color workshop with 20 projects

Provides an introduction to working with color for knitters of all abilities, with twenty projects that each teach a color knitting technique or designer trick, including plying, phasing, Fair Isling, color blocking, and embellished motifs.

Feb 9, 2016
Simple giving - easy ways to give every day by Iacovelli, Jennifer.

Simple giving - easy ways to give every day

"Most people think they have to donate a lot of time and money in order to make a difference. But there are simple ways to integrate giving into our personal and professional lives that don't involve either. In Simple Giving, Jennifer Iacovelli shows us how to make giving a part of our daily routines"--

Feb 9, 2016
Sing to me - my story of making music, finding magic, and searching for who's next by Reid, Antonio, 1957- author.

Sing to me - my story of making music, finding magic, and searching for who's next

The co-founder of LaFace records and CEO of Epic Records discusses his small-town R&B origins, his Grammy Award-winning achievements, and his collaborations with fellow artists.

Feb 9, 2016
Singled out - how two million British women survived without men after the First World War by Nicholson, Virginia.

Singled out - how two million British women survived without men after the First World War

Almost three-quarters of a million British soldiers lost their lives during World War I, and many more were incapacitated by their wounds, leaving behind a generation of women who, raised to see marriage as "the crown and joy of woman's life," suddenly discovered that they were left without an escort. Drawing upon a wealth of memoirs, this book tells the inspiring stories of these women: the student weeping for a lost world as the Armistice bells pealed, the socialite who dedicated her life to r

Feb 9, 2016
Singled out- how two million British women survived without men after the first world war by Nicholson, Virginia

Singled out- how two million British women survived without men after the first world war

Feb 4, 2016
Sleeping giant - how the new working class will transform America by Draut, Tamara.

Sleeping giant - how the new working class will transform America

"It's not your father's working class anymore. It's more female, more diverse racially, and it doesn't wear Carhartt's and a hard hat anymore. Sleeping Giant is the first major examination of this dynamic and increasingly activist class and the role it will play in our political and economic future. What does "working class" mean in today's America? Today's workers don't just man the assembly lines. They watch our children and aging parents, park our cars, screen our luggage, clean our offices

Feb 9, 2016
Smokin' in the boys' room - Southern recipes from the winningest woman in barbecue by Cookston, Melissa.

Smokin' in the boys' room - Southern recipes from the winningest woman in barbecue

The author shares her inspiring story of how she got into barbecue and worked her way to the top with grit and determination. She also picks her best recipes from her winning grilling cookoffs.

Feb 4, 2016
South of the clouds - travels in southwest China by Porter, Bill, 1943- author.

South of the clouds - travels in southwest China

Feb 2, 2016
Spellcasting beyond the basics - the next steps to better magic by Furie, Michael, 1978-

Spellcasting beyond the basics - the next steps to better magic

Feb 9, 2016
St. Lucia by Cameron, Sarah, 1954- author.

St. Lucia

Feb 2, 2016
Stamped from the beginning - the definitive history of racist ideas in America by Kendi, Ibram X, author.

Stamped from the beginning - the definitive history of racist ideas in America

Feb 9, 2016
Starcraft field manual by Barba, Rick, author.

Starcraft field manual

"A visually distinctive, in-world overview of the entire StarCraft franchise, this unique book unveils new details about the wide range of combat forces and technology employed by each of the three primary races within the game universe. A definitive field-guide, original illustrations pair with an engaging narrative that showcases all of the vital statistics, origins, lore, and other interesting facts that have emerged in each expansion,"--Amazon.com.

Feb 9, 2016
StarCraft field manual by Barba, Rick, author.

StarCraft field manual

Reveals details of the combat forces and technology employed by the Terrans, Protoss, and Zerg, along with statistics, lore, and origin stories.

Feb 4, 2016
Staying Sharp for Dummies by Consumer Dummies (COR)

Staying Sharp for Dummies

Feb 9, 2016
Stock Investing for Dummies by Mladjenovic, Paul

Stock Investing for Dummies

Feb 9, 2016
Storytelling with data - a data visualization guide for business professionals by Knaflic, Cole Nussbaumer, author.

Storytelling with data - a data visualization guide for business professionals

Presents a guide to creating effective computer graphics for business presentations, with advice on choosing the right visual format, avoiding information overload, using colors to highlight important details, and incorporating elements of storytelling.

Feb 9, 2016
Stress-free Vegetable Gardening - Thriving Gardens With Minimal Effort by Warnock, Caleb

Stress-free Vegetable Gardening - Thriving Gardens With Minimal Effort

Feb 9, 2016