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American queen - the rise and fall of Kate Chase Sprague, Civil War "Belle of the North" and gilded age woman of scandal by Oller, John.

American queen - the rise and fall of Kate Chase Sprague, Civil War "Belle of the North" and gilded age woman of scandal

Oct 31, 2014
American titan - searching for John Wayne by Eliot, Marc.

American titan - searching for John Wayne

From the New York Times best-selling biographer of Jimmy Stewart and Clint Eastwood comes a major, in-depth look at one of the most enduring American film icons of all time.

Oct 31, 2014
Among the Ruins - Syria Past and Present by Sahner, Christian C.

Among the Ruins - Syria Past and Present

Oct 31, 2014
An American Cardinal - the biography of Cardinal Timothy Dolan by Boyle, Christina.

An American Cardinal - the biography of Cardinal Timothy Dolan

Chronicles the life of Cardinal Timothy Dolan, the most powerful Roman Catholic leader in the United States, discussing his humble origins, his progression through the ranks of the church hierarchy, and his reaction to the sexual abuse scandal within thechurch.

Oct 31, 2014
Angels by the river - a memoir of sorts by Speth, James Gustave.

Angels by the river - a memoir of sorts

Oct 31, 2014
Ansel Adams in Yosemite Valley - celebrating the park at 150. by Galassi, Peter.

Ansel Adams in Yosemite Valley - celebrating the park at 150.

Oct 31, 2014
Anti-inflammatory eating made easy - nutrition plan and 75 recipes for a healthier body by Babb, Michelle.

Anti-inflammatory eating made easy - nutrition plan and 75 recipes for a healthier body

"Inflammation is a hot topic in the world of health, nutrition, and weight loss, with activism by Dr. Oz, Michael Pollan, and Mark Bittman. With Anti-Inflammatory Eating Made Easy, eat as much as you want, lose weight, and heal your body. More and morepeople have become aware of the many benefits of an anti-inflammatory diet. Seattle nutritionist Michelle Babb has created an easy-to-follow nutrition plan and cookbook that helps readers combat inflammation with healthy recipes and food choic

Oct 31, 2014
Are Libraries Obsolete? - An Argument for Relevance in the Digital Age by Herring, Mark Y., 1952- author.

Are Libraries Obsolete? - An Argument for Relevance in the Digital Age

"The digital age has transformed information access in ways that no one ever dreamed. But the afterclap of our digital wonders has left libraries reeling as they are no longer the chief contender in information delivery. The book explores how libraries and librarians must face the future if they are to continue to be relevant, vibrant, and enduring"--

Oct 29, 2014
Are you sh*tting me? - 1,004 facts that will scare the sh*t out of you by McNeal, Cary, author.

Are you sh*tting me? - 1,004 facts that will scare the sh*t out of you

Oct 31, 2014
Around the table - recipes and inspiration for gatherings throughout the year by McBride, Martina, author.

Around the table - recipes and inspiration for gatherings throughout the year

Collection of recipes and menus for entertaining at home from the country music singer, including a holiday open house, a Fourth of July cookout, and an outdoor brunch, with tips and tricks for the host, menu planning advice, and de´cor inspiration.

Oct 31, 2014
Art in America 1945-1970 - writings from the age of abstract expressionism, pop art and minimalism by

Art in America 1945-1970 - writings from the age of abstract expressionism, pop art and minimalism

An invigorating panorama of art writing from a crucial quarter century, adding vital context with incisive commentaries.

Oct 31, 2014
Art of The book of life by Gutierrez, Jorge R. author.

Art of The book of life

A behind-the-scenes look at the making of the animated film set during the Mexican Day of the Dead traces the development of the designs for the characters and the setting and offers a close look at some of the details.

Oct 30, 2014
Art of the Book of Life by Gutierrez, Jorge R., author.

Art of the Book of Life

A tale packed with adventure, The Book of Life celebrates the power of friendship and family, and the courage to follow your dreams. To determine whether the heart of humankind is pure and good, two godlike beings engage in an otherworldly wager during Mexico's annual Day of the Dead celebration. They tether two friends, Manolo and Joaquin, into vying for the heart of the beautiful and fiercely independent Maria, with comical and sometimes dangerous consequences. This volume is an inspirational

Oct 31, 2014
Artful Christmas - 30 elegant craft projects by Wasinger, Susan.

Artful Christmas - 30 elegant craft projects

Celebrate a merry Christmas in an artfully decorated home! Crafters will feel the joy as they make 30 elegant yet incredibly easy projects out of the most affordable and accessible materials. Deck the halls with a lacy air dried clay wreath, a stamped muslin bag Advent calendar, festive felt stockings, sparkling paper ornaments, a glittered garland, and other items beautiful and bright.

Oct 28, 2014
Arts & Crafts by Miller, Judith

Arts & Crafts

Oct 31, 2014
Arts and crafts houses in the Lake District by Hyde, Matthew, author.

Arts and crafts houses in the Lake District

Oct 31, 2014
Arts and crafts houses in the Lake District by Hyde, Matthew, author.

Arts and crafts houses in the Lake District

Showcases the architectural advances made in England's Lake District from 1898 to 1910 during the arts and crafts movement, featuring photographs of the houses' exteriors and interiors as well as floor plans of the most significant houses.

Oct 30, 2014
Ask the experts - expert answers about your diabetes / from the pages of Diabetes forecast. by American Diabetes Association

Ask the experts - expert answers about your diabetes / from the pages of Diabetes forecast.

"This book is a compilation of questions sent in to the editors of Diabetes Forecast. They were from diabetes patients and were chosen to provide information on general issues that diabetics face"--

Oct 31, 2014
At home in exile - why diaspora is good for the Jews by Wolfe, Alan, 1942- author.

At home in exile - why diaspora is good for the Jews

"The Holocaust followed by Israel's creation constituted a kind of civil religion for Jews, reminding them of their eternal vulnerability while offering salvation in the form of statehood. Memories inevitably change, however, and as the impact of these two titanic events fade, an increasingly number of Judiasm's next generation is starting to reject the particularism associated with both events in favor of a rebirth of the universalism that once characterized life in the diaspora. In this book I

Oct 31, 2014
At home with Jane Austen by Wilson, Kim, 1959- author.

At home with Jane Austen

"With gorgeous photography and illustrations, At Home with Jane Austen explores Austen's world, her physical surroundings, and the journeys the popular author took during her lifetime"--

Oct 31, 2014