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Who we be - the colorization of America by Chang, Jeff, author.

Who we be - the colorization of America

Oct 22, 2014
Whole grains for a new generation - light dishes, hearty meals, sweet treats, and sundry snacks for the everyday cook by Krissoff, Liana.

Whole grains for a new generation - light dishes, hearty meals, sweet treats, and sundry snacks for the everyday cook

Presents over one hundred fifty recipes for breakfast, appetizers, entrees, and desserts that feature whole grains, including spicy soba noodle salad, shrimp and quinoa spring rolls, and browned-butter oatmeal cookies.

Oct 22, 2014
Windows 8.1 - in easy steps by Price, Michael, 1942- author.

Windows 8.1 - in easy steps

Oct 22, 2014
Without frontiers - the life and music of Peter Gabriel by Easlea, Daryl.

Without frontiers - the life and music of Peter Gabriel

Oct 20, 2014
Without you, there is no us - my time with the sons of North Korea's elite by Kim, Suki, 1970- author.

Without you, there is no us - my time with the sons of North Korea's elite

"A ... memoir of teaching English to the sons of North Korea's ruling class during the last six months of Kim Jong-il's reign"--Amazon.com

Oct 20, 2014
Wood heat - a practical guide to heating your home with wood by Jones, Andrew, 1963-, author.

Wood heat - a practical guide to heating your home with wood

Oct 22, 2014
Workbenches - from design and theory to construction and use by Schwarz, Christopher, 1968-

Workbenches - from design and theory to construction and use

Oct 22, 2014
World heritage sites - a complete guide to 981 Unesco world heritage sites. by

World heritage sites - a complete guide to 981 Unesco world heritage sites.

Oct 22, 2014
Worn stories by Spivack, Emily, 1978- author.

Worn stories

"Everyone has a memoir in miniature in at least one piece of clothing. In Worn Stories, Emily Spivack has collected over sixty of these clothing-inspired narratives from cultural figures and talented storytellers. First-person accounts range from the everyday to the extraordinary, such as artist Marina Abramovic on the boots she wore to walk the Great Wall of China; musician Rosanne Cash on the purple shirt that belonged to her father; and fashion designer Cynthia Rowley on the Girl Scout sash t

Oct 17, 2014
Writers - Literary Lives in Focus by Fofi, Goffredo (FRW)

Writers - Literary Lives in Focus

Oct 17, 2014
Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow - My Life by Loren, Sophia

Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow - My Life

Oct 17, 2014
Yoga and body image - 25 personal stories about beauty, bravery & loving your body by Klein, Melanie, 1972-

Yoga and body image - 25 personal stories about beauty, bravery & loving your body

Oct 22, 2014
You are here - around the world in 92 minutes by Hadfield, Chris, 1959- author.

You are here - around the world in 92 minutes

Photographs from the International Space Station.

Oct 17, 2014
Your hidden riches - unleashing the power of ritual to create a life of meaning and purpose by Attwood, Janet Bray, author.

Your hidden riches - unleashing the power of ritual to create a life of meaning and purpose

"Rituals are [a] common feature of every ancient culture on earth. Yet modern society has lost touch with the power and value of ritual to create a rhythm for daily life, balance, and a connection with others. In the process, many of us have lost touch with ourselves. [This books presents] a call to reignite the power of personal and community rituals--to sustain us in the midst of an ever-increasing onslaught of information and expectations, and to sustain our world by reawakening the awareness

Oct 22, 2014
Your inner will - finding personal strength in critical times by Ferrucci, Piero, author.

Your inner will - finding personal strength in critical times

"The noted psychotherapist and bestselling author of The Power of Kindness offers a concrete, meaningful program in developing your willpower to face periods of crisis. Crisis is an inevitable fact of life. All of us experience times of despair, gloom, fear, and uncertainty. But we each possess core reserves of internal resilience that can be cultivated for overcoming and anticipating such setbacks. In this stirring and deeply practical work, Piero Ferrucci employs insights from classical mythol

Oct 22, 2014
Your inner will - finding personal strength in critical times by Ferrucci, Piero.

Your inner will - finding personal strength in critical times

"The noted psychotherapist and bestselling author of The Power of Kindness offers a concrete, meaningful program in developing your willpower to face periods of crisis. Crisis is an inevitable fact of life. All of us experience times of despair, gloom, fear, and uncertainty. But we each possess core reserves of internal resilience that can be cultivated for overcoming and anticipating such setbacks. In this stirring and deeply practical work, Piero Ferrucci employs insights from classical myth

Oct 17, 2014
Your left-handed child - making things easy for left-handers in a right-handed world by Milsom, Lauren, author.

Your left-handed child - making things easy for left-handers in a right-handed world

Oct 20, 2014
Your water footprint - the shocking facts about how much water we use to make everyday products by Leahy, Stephen, author.

Your water footprint - the shocking facts about how much water we use to make everyday products

The average American lifestyle is kept afloat by about 2,000 gallons of H2O a day. The numbers are shocking. Your Water Footprint reveals the true cost of our lifestyle. A "water footprint" is the amount of fresh water used to produce the goods and services we consume, including growing, harvesting, packaging, and shipping. From the foods we eat to the clothes we wear to the books we read and the music we listen to, all of it costs more than what we pay at the check-out. The 125 footprint facts

Oct 22, 2014
Zoologies - on animals and the human spirit by Deming, Alison Hawthorne, 1946-

Zoologies - on animals and the human spirit

"Humans were surrounded by other animals from the beginning of time: they were food, clothes, adversaries, companions, jokes, and gods. And yet, our companions in evolution are leaving the world - both as physical beings and spiritual symbols - and not returning. In this collection of linked essays, Alison Hawthorne Deming asks, and seeks to answer: what does the disappearance of animals mean for human imagination and existence? Moving from mammoth hunts to dying house cats, she explores profoun

Oct 17, 2014