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Saving Simon - How a Rescue Donkey Taught Me the Meaning of Compassion by Katz, Jon

Saving Simon - How a Rescue Donkey Taught Me the Meaning of Compassion

Aug 21, 2014
Saving the Places We Love - Paths to Environmental Stewardship by Tillman, Ned

Saving the Places We Love - Paths to Environmental Stewardship

Aug 22, 2014
Scale - seven proven principles to grow your business and get your life back by Hoffman, Jeff, author.

Scale - seven proven principles to grow your business and get your life back

"Business owners want growth, but they fear that growth will take over their lives. The surprising truth is that the only way to truly scale your company is to reduce its reliance on you. This means that, done right, you get growth without sacrificing your life. Jeff Hoffman and David Finkel offer a concrete road map to rapidly grow your existing business while also gaining more freedom. You'll learn the three core elements to create a stable base from which to scale (systems, team, and internal

Aug 20, 2014
Season of Saturdays - a history of college football in 14 games by Weinreb, Michael.

Season of Saturdays - a history of college football in 14 games

"Every Saturday in the fall, it happens: on college campuses, in bars, at gatherings of fervent alumni, millions come together to watch a sport that inspires a uniquely American brand of passion and outrage. It's a sport that so often hinges on the unpredictable: a hook-and-lateral, a Hail Mary, or a play so implausible that it is only known as The Play. It's a sport that, in these moments, feels a bit like life and death, if only slightly more important. This is college football: it has become

Aug 22, 2014
Secrets of successful inventing / From Concept to Commerce by Tolchin, Edith G. (EDT)

Secrets of successful inventing / From Concept to Commerce

Aug 21, 2014
Section 60 - Arlington National Cemetery - where war comes home by Poole, Robert M.

Section 60 - Arlington National Cemetery - where war comes home

Aug 22, 2014
Sent to soar - fulfill your divine potential for yourself and for the world by Poos-Benson, Stephen.

Sent to soar - fulfill your divine potential for yourself and for the world

Aug 22, 2014
Serpent and the jaguar- living in sacred time by Rasine, Birgitte

Serpent and the jaguar- living in sacred time

Aug 22, 2014
Sex from scratch - making your own relationship rules by Mirk, Sarah, author.

Sex from scratch - making your own relationship rules

"With nearly 50 percent of marriages ending in divorce, a growing percentage of women over age 40 choosing not to have children, and more than 3 percent of the population identifying as LGBT, modern life is clearly in need of some modern relationship advice. Sex from Scratch analyzes the facets of contemporary relationships through the struggles, opinions, and experiences of a diverse group of individuals living in nontraditional relationships. Rather than telling readers how to snag a partner a

Aug 22, 2014
Sextant - a young man's daring sea voyage and the men who mapped the world's oceans by Barrie, David, 1953- author.

Sextant - a young man's daring sea voyage and the men who mapped the world's oceans

Chronicles the author's first transatlantic voyage, when he learned to navigate using a sextant, and traces how this indispensible navigational tool was used by daring mariners to explore and map the world.

Aug 20, 2014
Shakespeare's freedom by Greenblatt, Stephen, 1943-

Shakespeare's freedom

Explores themes that made William Shakespeare such a unique figure among his peers, including the idea of beauty in his works, his fascination with murderous hatred, his belief in the ambiguity of power, and his idea of artistic autonomy.

Aug 22, 2014
Sherry - a modern guide to the wine world's best-kept secret, with cocktails and recipes by Baiocchi, Talia.

Sherry - a modern guide to the wine world's best-kept secret, with cocktails and recipes

Aug 21, 2014
Shopping, seduction & Mr. Selfridge by Woodhead, Lindy.

Shopping, seduction & Mr. Selfridge

"If you lived at Downton Abbey, you shopped at Selfridge's. Harry Gordon Selfridge was a charismatic American who, in twenty-five years working at Marshall Field's in Chicago, rose from lowly stockboy to a partner in the business which his visionary skills had helped to create. At the turn of the twentieth century he brought his own American dream to London's Oxford Street where, in 1909, with a massive burst of publicity, Harry opened Selfridge's, England's first truly modern built-for-purpose

Aug 22, 2014
Short stories by Jesus - the enigmatic parables of a controversial rabbi by Levine, Amy-Jill, 1956-

Short stories by Jesus - the enigmatic parables of a controversial rabbi

Aug 22, 2014
Silent witnesses - the often gruesome but always fascinating history of forensic science by McCrery, Nigel, 1953-

Silent witnesses - the often gruesome but always fascinating history of forensic science

"Crime novelist and former police officer Nigel McCrery provides an account of all the major areas of forensic science from around the world over the past two centuries. The book weaves dramatic narrative and scientific principles together in a way that allows readers to figure out crimes along with the experts. Readers are introduced to such fascinating figures as Dr. Edmond Locard, the "French Sherlock Holmes;" Edward Heinrich, "Wizard of Berkeley," who is credited with having solved more than

Aug 22, 2014
Simplify - ten practices to unclutter your soul by Hybels, Bill, author.

Simplify - ten practices to unclutter your soul

Aug 22, 2014
Skinnygirl cocktails - 100 fabulous and flirty recipes for any occasion--without the guilt by Frankel, Bethenny, 1970-

Skinnygirl cocktails - 100 fabulous and flirty recipes for any occasion--without the guilt

Aug 22, 2014
Smoke gets in your eyes - and other lessons from the crematory by Doughty, Caitlin.

Smoke gets in your eyes - and other lessons from the crematory

The blogger behind the popular Web series "Ask a Mortician" describes her experiences working at a crematory, including how she sometimes got ashes on her clothes and how she cared for bodies of all shapes and sizes.

Aug 21, 2014
Song of Spider-Man - the inside story of the most controversial musical in Broadway history by Berger, Glen, author.

Song of Spider-Man - the inside story of the most controversial musical in Broadway history

Playwright Glen Berger's hilarious memoir of a theatrical dream--or nightmare--come true with a cast of characters including renowned director Julie Taymor and two superstar rock legends U2's Bono and Edge.

Aug 22, 2014
Songwriters on Songwriting by Zollo, Paul

Songwriters on Songwriting

Aug 22, 2014