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Bewilderments - reflections on the Book of Numbers by Zornberg, Avivah Gottlieb, author.

Bewilderments - reflections on the Book of Numbers

"From one of the most acclaimed biblical commentators at work today, the third book in her award-winning series of commentaries on the Hebrew Bible. The Book of Numbers is the narrative of a great failure. What should have been for the Israelites a brief journey from Mount Sinai to the Holy Land becomes a forty-year death march. Both before and after the devastating report of the spies, the narrative centers on the people's desire to return to Egypt, to undo the miraculous work of the Exodus. Th

Apr 20, 2015
Beyond basics with natural yeast by Richardson, Melissa, author.

Beyond basics with natural yeast

"With allergies to commercial yeast on the rise, natural yeast is the easy and healthy solution to baking all the foods you love. Brush up on your techniques with Melissa Richardson's newest book, Beyond Basics with Natural Yeast, with mouthwatering recipes like Soft Pretzel Rolls, Honey Whole Wheat Bread, and Lemon Chiffon Cake. Say goodbye to commercial yeast, and hello to a healthier body!"--

Apr 26, 2015
Beyond the abortion wars - a way forward for a new generation by Camosy, Charles Christopher.

Beyond the abortion wars - a way forward for a new generation

Apr 24, 2015
Beyond the pale - folklore, family, and the mystery of our hidden genes by Urquhart, Emily.

Beyond the pale - folklore, family, and the mystery of our hidden genes

"A journalist and folklore scholar accustomed to processing the world through other people's stories, Emily is drawn to understanding her child's difference by researching the cultural beliefs associated with albinism worldwide. While navigating new territory as a first-time parent of a child with a disability, Emily embarks on a three-year journey across North America and Africa to discover how we explain human differences, not through scientific facts or statistics but through a system of cult

Apr 26, 2015
Big Data Baseball - Math, Miracles, and the End of a 20-year Losing Streak by Sawchik, Travis

Big Data Baseball - Math, Miracles, and the End of a 20-year Losing Streak

Apr 24, 2015
Big weed - an entrepreneur's high-stakes adventures in the budding legal marijuana business by Hageseth, Christian, 1968- author.

Big weed - an entrepreneur's high-stakes adventures in the budding legal marijuana business

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Apr 26, 2015
Birth of a theorem - a mathematical adventure by Villani, Cédric, 1973-, author.

Birth of a theorem - a mathematical adventure

"An intimate look inside a mathematician's mind as he wrestles with the theorem that will make his reputation Ce´dric Villani is a rock-star mathematician. An intellect of unusual depth and breadth, he is the director of France's greatest mathematics research institute. In 2010 he received the Fields Medal, the most coveted prize in mathematics, for his proofs resolving one of the most controversial theories of classical physics. Birth of a Theorem is his own account of the year leading up to th

Apr 21, 2015
Black hole - how an idea abandoned by Newtonians, hated by Einstein, and gambled on by Hawking became loved by Bartusiak, Marcia, 1950-

Black hole - how an idea abandoned by Newtonians, hated by Einstein, and gambled on by Hawking became loved

Apr 26, 2015
Blackout - Remembering the Things I Drank to Forget by Hepola, Sarah

Blackout - Remembering the Things I Drank to Forget

Apr 24, 2015
Blood, sweat and tears - an oral history of the American Red Cross by Turk, Michele.

Blood, sweat and tears - an oral history of the American Red Cross

Apr 23, 2015
Blue yodel by Elkins, Ansel, 1982- author.

Blue yodel

Apr 26, 2015
Body punishment - OCD, addiction, and finding the courage to heal by Simone, Maggie Lamond, author.

Body punishment - OCD, addiction, and finding the courage to heal

Apr 26, 2015
Born bad - a novel by Boyce, James, 1964-

Born bad - a novel

Apr 24, 2015
Born with teeth - a memoir by Mulgrew, Kate, 1955- author.

Born with teeth - a memoir

A star known for her strong female roles in Star Trek: Voyager and Orange Is the New Black offers a deeply moving account of the price and rewards of a passionate life.

Apr 20, 2015
Bowie on Bowie - interviews and encounters with David Bowie by

Bowie on Bowie - interviews and encounters with David Bowie

"Bowie on Bowie presents some of the best interviews David Bowie has granted in his near five-decade career. Each featured interview traces a new step in his unique journey, successively freezing him in time in all of his various incarnations, from a young novelty hit-maker and Ziggy Stardust to plastic soul player, 1980s sell-out, and the artistically reborn and beloved elder statesman of challenging popular music. In all of these iterations he is remarkably articulate and also preternaturally

Apr 26, 2015
Breezeway - New Poems by Ashbery, John

Breezeway - New Poems

Apr 24, 2015
Bruno Mars - pop superstar by Watson, Stephanie, 1969- author.

Bruno Mars - pop superstar

Examines the life and career of Bruno Mars.

Apr 26, 2015
Building fireplace mantels - distinctive projects for any style home by Rodriguez, Mario, 1950-

Building fireplace mantels - distinctive projects for any style home

Projects include: Simple colonial mantel -- Georgian mantel -- Simple federal mantel -- Arts and crafts mantel -- The Mackintosh mantel -- Victorian mantel -- Greene and Greene mantel -- Art deco mantel -- Contemporary architectural mantel.

Apr 26, 2015
Building soil - a down-to-earth approach - natural solutions for better gardens and yards by Murphy, Elizabeth, 1976- author.

Building soil - a down-to-earth approach - natural solutions for better gardens and yards

Apr 24, 2015
Called - my journey to C.S. Lewis's house and back again by Pemberton, Ryan J., 1984-

Called - my journey to C.S. Lewis's house and back again

Apr 26, 2015