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Expect more - demanding better libraries for today's complex world by Lankes, R. David.

Expect more - demanding better libraries for today's complex world

"Libraries have existed for millennia, but today many question their necessity. In an ever more digital and connected world, do we still need places of books in our towns, colleges, or schools? If libraries aren't about books, what are they about? In Expect More, David Lankes, winner of the 2012 ABC-CLIO/Greenwood Award for the Best Book in Library Literature, walks you through what to expect out of your library. Lankes argues that, to thrive, communities need libraries that go beyond bricks and

Aug 22, 2014
Expert companions - household skills and tips - a guide to modern living by Baker, Sarah.

Expert companions - household skills and tips - a guide to modern living

Aug 22, 2014
Expressive writing - words that heal by Pennebaker, James W.

Expressive writing - words that heal

"Write about what keeps you awake at night." That's the advice James Pennebaker and John Evans offer in Expressive Writing: Words that Heal. This book will help you overcome the traumas and emotional upheavals that are keeping you awake. You'll resolve issues, improve your health, and build resilience. Based on nearly 30 years of scientific research, the book shows you how and when expressive writing can improve your health. Its clear explanations of the writing process will enable you to expres

Aug 22, 2014
Extinction and Evolution - What Fossils Reveal About the History of Life by Eldredge, Niles/ Zimmer, Carl (INT)

Extinction and Evolution - What Fossils Reveal About the History of Life

Aug 22, 2014
Eye to eye - photographs by Vivian Maier by Maier, Vivian, 1926-2009, photographer.

Eye to eye - photographs by Vivian Maier

Since her death in 2009, Vivian Maier has become a photographic phenomenon. Her story--thousands of photo negatives and prints found in a storage locker and sold for pennies at auction--has stirred millions around the world. Maier was a painfully private woman who now speaks powerfully through the photographs she took only for herself. This new collection offers readers a chance to follow Maier as she travels the world, including images of France, Italy, Malaysia, Yemen, Puerto Rico, and America

Aug 22, 2014
Face Value - Portraiture in the Age of Abstraction by Fortune, Brandon Brame/ Reaves, Wendy Wick/ Ward, David C./ Quealy, Patricia (CON)/ Ashberry, John (CON)

Face Value - Portraiture in the Age of Abstraction

Aug 22, 2014
Far and Near - On Days Like These by Peart, Neil

Far and Near - On Days Like These

Aug 21, 2014
Farmageddon - the true cost of cheap meat by Lymbery, Philip.

Farmageddon - the true cost of cheap meat

Aug 22, 2014
Farming with native beneficial insects - ecological pest control solutions by Lee-Mäder, Eric.

Farming with native beneficial insects - ecological pest control solutions

Aug 22, 2014
Female Executions - Martyrs, Murderesses and Madwomen by Abbott, Geoffrey

Female Executions - Martyrs, Murderesses and Madwomen

Aug 22, 2014
Fermented vegetables / Creative Recipes for Fermenting 80 Vegetables & Herbs in Krauts, Kimchis, Brined Pickles, Chutneys, Relishes & Pastes by Shockey, Kirsten, author.

Fermented vegetables / Creative Recipes for Fermenting 80 Vegetables & Herbs in Krauts, Kimchis, Brined Pickles, Chutneys, Relishes & Pastes

Aug 22, 2014
Final frontier - the pioneering science and technology of exploring the universe by Clegg, Brian.

Final frontier - the pioneering science and technology of exploring the universe

"Human beings are natural explorers, and nowhere is this frontier spirit stronger than in the United States of America. It almost defines the character of the US. But the Earth is running out of frontiers fast. Star Trek was right -- there is only one final frontier, and that is space. In Brian Clegg's The Final Frontier we discover the massive challenges that face explorers, both human and robotic, to uncover the current and future technologies that could take us out into the galaxy and take a

Aug 22, 2014
Final gifts - understanding the special awareness, needs, and communications of the dying by Callanan, Maggie.

Final gifts - understanding the special awareness, needs, and communications of the dying

"In this moving and compassionate book, hospice nurses Maggie Callanan and Patricia Kelley share their intimate experiences with patients at the end of life, drawn from more then twenty years experience tending the terminally ill."--Page 4 of cover.

Aug 22, 2014
First-time machine appliqué by Pittman, Janet, author.

First-time machine appliqué

Aug 22, 2014
Flea Market Fabulous - Designing Gorgeous Rooms With Vintage Treasures by Spencer, Lara/ Ubina, Chichi (PHT)/ Adler, Jonathan (FRW)

Flea Market Fabulous - Designing Gorgeous Rooms With Vintage Treasures

Aug 22, 2014
Flirting with French - how a language charmed me, seduced me, and nearly broke my heart by Alexander, William, 1953-

Flirting with French - how a language charmed me, seduced me, and nearly broke my heart

Aug 22, 2014
Floodlights and Touchlines - A History of Spectator Sport by Steen, Rob

Floodlights and Touchlines - A History of Spectator Sport

Aug 22, 2014
Flying Dinosaurs - How Fearsome Reptiles Became Birds by Pickrell, John

Flying Dinosaurs - How Fearsome Reptiles Became Birds

Aug 22, 2014
Food & Wine annual cookbook 2014 - an entire year of recipes. by

Food & Wine annual cookbook 2014 - an entire year of recipes.

Food & Wine Magazine's annual recipe collection is filled with simple and fabulous dishes, all perfected in our Test Kitchen. Look for the most delicious recipes from the best cooks in the world, including star chefs like Mario Batali, Nobu Matsuhisa, Michael Symon, and Marcella Hazan. Find outstanding recipes for every occasion, from weeknight dinners and holiday meals to cocktail parties and Sunday brunch. Some highlights include: Coffee-Rubbed Strip Steaks with Chimichurri Sauce, Sticky Miso

Aug 22, 2014
Food & wine annual cookbook 2014 - an entire year of recipes. by Cowin, Dana (EDT)

Food & wine annual cookbook 2014 - an entire year of recipes.

An annual recipe collection by the influential culinary magazine includes every recipe published in 2013 and provides options for numerous occasions as contributed by such star chefs as Mario Batali, Michael Symon, and Marcella Hazan.

Aug 21, 2014