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Charlie Palmer's American fare - everyday recipes from my kitchens to yours by Palmer, Charlie, 1959-

Charlie Palmer's American fare - everyday recipes from my kitchens to yours

"Award-winning chef and restaurateur, Charlie Palmer, is back with a book about favorite American recipes he loves to share with family and friends. Palmer has been at the forefront of great American food since the '80s. Fresh local ingredients, bursts of flavor, and preparation with ease have been the hallmark of his cooking over the years, and this collection includes the best recipes he cooks at home and his restaurants. Included will be over 100 recipes that any cook can make with ease-from

Apr 18, 2015
Children of the stone - the power of music in a hard land by Tolan, Sandy, author.

Children of the stone - the power of music in a hard land

"Ramzi Hussein Aburedwan, a child from a Palestinian refugee camp, confronts an occupying army, gets an education, masters an instrument, dreams of something much bigger than himself, and then, through his charisma and persistence, inspires scores of others to work with him to make that dream real. The dream: a school to transform the lives of thousands of children-- as Ramzi's life was transformed-- through music"--Amazon.com.

Apr 13, 2015
China A to Z - everything you need to know to understand Chinese customs and culture by Chai, May-Lee, author.

China A to Z - everything you need to know to understand Chinese customs and culture

Apr 14, 2015
Chinese mythology by Uschan, Michael V., 1948-, author.

Chinese mythology

"The Mythology and Culture Worldwide series from Lucent Books is designed to help young readers understand the origins, cultural importance and impact of world mythologies. Each volume focuses on one cultural or national mythology. Major myths, characters, gods and goddesses, and themes of the mythology are presented with a particular emphasis on tying these stories back to the geography, history, natural resources, technological state, social organization, religious beliefs, and values of the c

Apr 18, 2015
Chocolate - sweet science and dark secrets of the world's favorite treat by Frydenborg, Kay, author.

Chocolate - sweet science and dark secrets of the world's favorite treat

"A fascinating account for teen readers that captures the history, science, and economic and cultural implications of the harvesting of cacao and creation of chocolate. Readers of Chew On This and The Omnivore's Dilemma will savor this rich expose´."--

Apr 13, 2015
Chopsticks diet- Japanese-inspired reciipes for easy weight-loss by Barber, Kimiko

Chopsticks diet- Japanese-inspired reciipes for easy weight-loss

Apr 18, 2015
Christmas Cookie Jar - Over 200 Old-fashioned Cookie Recipes and Ideas for Creative Gift-giving by Gooseberry Patch (COR)

Christmas Cookie Jar - Over 200 Old-fashioned Cookie Recipes and Ideas for Creative Gift-giving

Apr 17, 2015
Climate shock - the economic consequences of a hotter planet by Wagner, Gernot, 1980- author.

Climate shock - the economic consequences of a hotter planet

Apr 16, 2015
Coal wars - the future of energy and the fate of the planet by Martin, Richard, 1958-

Coal wars - the future of energy and the fate of the planet

A searching examination of the worldwide effort to shut down big coal even as the industry struggles to remain the dominant source of energy.

Apr 18, 2015
Codes for homeowners - electrical, mechanical, plumbing, building, current with 2015-2017 codes by Barker, Bruce A.

Codes for homeowners - electrical, mechanical, plumbing, building, current with 2015-2017 codes

"Detailed step-by-step photos and how-to information explaining the current codes necessary for homeowners to follow when doing home remodeling or improvement"--

Apr 17, 2015
Codes for homeowners - electrical, mechanical, plumbing, building, current with 2015-2017 codes by Barker, Bruce A., author.

Codes for homeowners - electrical, mechanical, plumbing, building, current with 2015-2017 codes

"Detailed step-by-step photos and how-to information explaining the current codes necessary for homeowners to follow when doing home remodeling or improvement"--

Apr 18, 2015
Complete Detox - 2-day, 9-day and 30-day Makeovers to Cleanse and Revitalize Your Life by Scott-Moncrieff, Christina, Dr.

Complete Detox - 2-day, 9-day and 30-day Makeovers to Cleanse and Revitalize Your Life

Apr 17, 2015
Complete detox workbook - 2-day, 9-day and 30-day makeovers to cleanse and revitalize your life by Scott-Moncrieff, Christina, author.

Complete detox workbook - 2-day, 9-day and 30-day makeovers to cleanse and revitalize your life

Apr 18, 2015
Complete Self Massage Workbook - Over 100 Simple Techniques for Re-Energizing Body and Mind by Weber, Kristine Kaoverii

Complete Self Massage Workbook - Over 100 Simple Techniques for Re-Energizing Body and Mind

Apr 17, 2015
Cool - how the brain's hidden quest for cool drives our economy and shapes our world by Quartz, Steven, author.

Cool - how the brain's hidden quest for cool drives our economy and shapes our world

"A bold argument that our "quest for cool" shapes modern culture and the global economy Like it or not, we live in an age of conspicuous consumption. In a world of brand names, many of us judge ourselves and others by the products we own. Teenagers broadcast their brand allegiances over social media. Tourists flock to Rodeo Drive to have their pictures taken in front of luxury stores. Soccer moms switch from minivans to SUVs to hybrids, while hip beer connoisseurs flaunt their knack for distingu

Apr 17, 2015
Country soul - making music and making race in the American South by Hughes, Charles L., 1982- author.

Country soul - making music and making race in the American South

Apr 15, 2015
Course correction - a story of rowing and resilience in the wake of Title IX by Gilder, Ginny.

Course correction - a story of rowing and resilience in the wake of Title IX

"This story is rooted in the power of sport, but it is not a sports memoir. Yes, Course Correction chronicles one young woman's transformation from a couch potato-in-training into an elite athlete who reached the highest echelon of her sport. In addition, the book offers a persuasive example of the enormous impact of sports participation on the rest of life and validates the power, import, and necessity of Title IX. Just like Ginny, girls everywhere deserve the chance not only to dream of athlet

Apr 18, 2015
Cover to cover - creative techniques for making beautiful books, journals & albums by LaPlantz, Shereen, 1947- author.

Cover to cover - creative techniques for making beautiful books, journals & albums

Introduces the basic techniques of bookbinding and provides step-by-step instructions for creating a variety of journals, albums, and books.

Apr 17, 2015
Cover to cover - creative techniques for making beautiful books, journals & albums by LaPlantz, Shereen, 1947-2003, author.

Cover to cover - creative techniques for making beautiful books, journals & albums

Introduces the basic techniques of bookbinding and provides step-by-step instructions for creating a variety of journals, albums, and books.

Apr 18, 2015
Craft Bookbinding by Orriss, Linda

Craft Bookbinding

Apr 17, 2015