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Everything I need to know about Christmas I learned from a Little Golden Book by Muldrow, Diane, author.

Everything I need to know about Christmas I learned from a Little Golden Book

A holiday-themed companion to the best-selling Everything I Need to Know I Learned From a Little Golden Book, written by the editorial director at Golden Books, collects iconic, retro-style artwork by such luminaries as Eloise Wilkin, Richard Scarry and Garth Williams.

Oct 17, 2014
Everything I need to know I learned from a Little golden book by Muldrow, Diane, author.

Everything I need to know I learned from a Little golden book

A whimsical guide to life for adult fans of classic Little Golden Books combines lighthearted advice with nostalgic illustrations that convey such nuggets of wisdom as "Don't forget to enjoy your wedding!," "Be a hugger," and "Sweatpants are bad for morale."

Oct 20, 2014
Expectation hangover - overcoming disappointment in work, love, and life by Hassler, Christine, 1976-

Expectation hangover - overcoming disappointment in work, love, and life

""Advice for handling disappointments in career, relationships, and life goals. Guidance for using them as opportunities to find insight, purpose, and fulfillment, and for learning from them for each next step. Addresses anxiety, self-judgment, courage, faith, and surrender"--Provided by publisher"

Oct 20, 2014
Fermented vegetables - creative recipes for fermenting 64 vegetables & herbs in krauts, kimchis, brined pickes, chutneys, relishes & pastes by Shockey, Kirsten, author.

Fermented vegetables - creative recipes for fermenting 64 vegetables & herbs in krauts, kimchis, brined pickes, chutneys, relishes & pastes

Oct 23, 2014
Fifty foods that changed the course of history by Price, Bill (Author of reference books)

Fifty foods that changed the course of history

Oct 23, 2014
Fifty weapons that changed the course of history by Levy, Joel, 1971- author.

Fifty weapons that changed the course of history

Oct 23, 2014
Fodor's 2014 Brazil by

Fodor's 2014 Brazil

Provides information on accommodations, restaurants, nightlife, shopping, sightseeing, outdoor activities, and beaches.

Oct 20, 2014
Fodor's 2015 Walt Disney World by

Fodor's 2015 Walt Disney World

For generations, Americans have come to play and dream in Orlando. Whether visitors want to wander the halls of Hogwarts or dine with Cinderella, Fodor's Walt Disney World 2015 provides everything they need to know. Color photos and features highlight the best of the theme parks, area hotels and restaurants, golf courses and spas, and Tampa/St. Pete.

Oct 23, 2014
Fodor's Berlin by Bradley, Kimberly, author.

Fodor's Berlin

Describes points of interest in Berlin, offers advice on shopping and sightseeing, and recommends museums, markets, walking tours, accomodations, and restaurants.

Oct 20, 2014
Folds in fashion - the art of pleating in clothing design and construction by Prieto, Rosa García, author.

Folds in fashion - the art of pleating in clothing design and construction

Detailed instructions for professional dressmakers, designers, wtailors and experienced home sewers for making 24 basic projects that create sophisticated embellishments for contemporary fashion pieces. Only basic sewing tools are required.

Oct 23, 2014
Food - a love story by Gaffigan, Jim.

Food - a love story

""What are my qualifications to write this book? None really. So why should you read it? Here's why: I'm a little fat. If a thin guy were to write about a love of food and eating I'd highly recommend that you do not read his book." Bacon. McDonalds. Cinnabon. Hot Pockets. Kale. Stand-up comedian and author Jim Gaffigan has made his career rhapsodizing over the most treasured dishes of the American diet ("choking on bacon is like getting murdered by your lover") and decrying the worst offenders (

Oct 23, 2014
Foods for health - choose and use the very best foods for your family and our planet by Seaver, Barton.

Foods for health - choose and use the very best foods for your family and our planet

Oct 20, 2014
Forgiveness Forgiveness by Mccrae, Shane

Forgiveness Forgiveness

Oct 17, 2014
Founders' son - a life of Abraham Lincoln by Brookhiser, Richard.

Founders' son - a life of Abraham Lincoln

Oct 20, 2014
Fragrant - the secret life of scent by Aftel, Mandy.

Fragrant - the secret life of scent

"From a trailblazer in natural perfumery comes a celebration of our most potent sense: scent. Through five major players in the epic of aroma (cinnamon, mint, frankincense, ambergris, and jasmine) Mandy Aftel explores the profound connection between our sense of smell and the appetites that move us, give us pleasure, and make us fully alive. Includes recipes for easy-to-make fragrances and edible, drinkable, and useful concoctions that reveal the imaginative possibilities of creating with--and r

Oct 20, 2014
Garlic, an edible biography - the history, politics, and mythology behind the world's most pungent food - with over 100 recipes / Robin Cherry. by Cherry, Robin.

Garlic, an edible biography - the history, politics, and mythology behind the world's most pungent food - with over 100 recipes / Robin Cherry.

"Garlic weaves a colorful, engaging story about one of the world's timeless ingredients--perfect for food lovers, devoted eaters, and readers of culinary narrative. Garlic is the Lord Byron of produce, a lusty rogue that charms and seduces you, but runs off before dawn leaving a bad taste in your mouth. Called everything from "rustic cure-all" to "Russian penicillin," "Bronx vanilla," and "Italian perfume," garlic has been loved, worshiped, and despised throughout history. Robin C

Oct 17, 2014
Gay Berlin - birthplace of a modern identity by Beachy, Robert.

Gay Berlin - birthplace of a modern identity

"A detailed historical look at the surprising ways in which the uninhibited urban sexuality, sexual experimentation and medical advances of pre-Weimar Berlin created and molded our modern understanding of sexual orientation and gay identity"--

Oct 17, 2014
Generous spaciousness - responding to gay Christians in the church by VanderWal-Gritter, Wendy, 1970-

Generous spaciousness - responding to gay Christians in the church

Committed Christians may respond differently to gay and lesbian Christians. How can we engage those with whom we might disagree and navigate our journey together in a way that nurtures unity, hospitality, humility, and justice? Through her extensive experience in ministering to gay and lesbian Christians, Wendy VanderWal-Gritter has come to believe we need a new paradigm for how the church engages those in the sexual minority. She encourages generous spaciousness, a hope-filled, relational way f

Oct 20, 2014
George Marshall - a biography by Unger, Debi, author.

George Marshall - a biography

Presents a complete picture of the life of George C. Marshall, from his childhood and military training through his role as chief of staff of the U.S. Army during World War II and his leadership efforts as Secretary of State in rebuilding post-war Europe.

Oct 23, 2014
Get unstuck, be unstoppable by Burton, Valorie, 1973-

Get unstuck, be unstoppable

Oct 20, 2014