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Inequality in America - race, poverty, and fulfilling democracy's promise by Caliendo, Stephen M., 1971-

Inequality in America - race, poverty, and fulfilling democracy's promise

"Why does inequality have such a hold on American society and public policy? And what can we, as citizens, do about it? Inequality in America takes an in-depth look at individual-level and systemic inequality, focusing in particular on race, poverty, and gender, across a wide range of issues from housing and education to crime, employment and health. Caliendo shows how individual-level prejudice and systemic inequality are interrelated, how individual beliefs and attitudes can affect public opin

Jul 30, 2014
Insatiable - porn--a love story by Akira, Asa, author.

Insatiable - porn--a love story

An actress in the porn industry describes her unusual life and discusses her views on women and sexuality as well as offering an inside look into the industry and her relationships with other actors, including her husband.

Jul 31, 2014
Insecure in love - how anxious attachment can make you feel jealous, needy, and worried and what you can do about it by Becker-Phelps, Leslie.

Insecure in love - how anxious attachment can make you feel jealous, needy, and worried and what you can do about it

"Almost everyone has felt jealous or insecure in a romantic relationship at some point in their lives. But people who constantly feel these emotions may suffer from anxious attachment, a fear of abandonment often rooted in early childhood experiences. InInsecure in Love, readers will learn how to overcome attachment anxiety using compassionate self-awareness, a technique that can help them recognize negative thoughts and get to the root of their insecurities so that they can cultivate secure, he

Jul 25, 2014
iOS 7 programming cookbook by Nahavandipoor, Vandad, author.

iOS 7 programming cookbook

Jul 25, 2014
Israel- Is It Good for the Jews? - Can It Survive? by Cohen, Richard

Israel- Is It Good for the Jews? - Can It Survive?

Jul 25, 2014
It doesn't have to be so hard - the secrets to finding and keeping intimacy by Fedler, Joanne.

It doesn't have to be so hard - the secrets to finding and keeping intimacy

We cannot get enough of doomed lovers separated by betrayal, taboo and violence as long as they stay on the screen or the page. In our own beds we want the Hollywood ending. But despite the hype, relationships are tumbling like a proverbial rock fall. But all around us, divorce statistics rocket as the hopes of lonely singles plummet. In an age of financial and political uncertainty, love is the only thing left to believe in. So why do we give up on it so easily? Through interlocking stories tha

Jul 25, 2014
Italian Neighbors by Parks, Tim

Italian Neighbors

Jul 25, 2014
Jarring and canning - make your own jams, jellies, pickles, and more by Heos, Bridget.

Jarring and canning - make your own jams, jellies, pickles, and more

Jul 25, 2014
Java - a beginner's guide by Schildt, Herbert.

Java - a beginner's guide

Jul 25, 2014
JavaScript & JQuery - interactive front-end web development by Duckett, Jon, author.

JavaScript & JQuery - interactive front-end web development

Jul 31, 2014
Jay Shafer's DIY book of backyard sheds & tiny houses - build your own guest cottage, writing studio, home office, craft workshop, or personal retreat by Shafer, Jay.

Jay Shafer's DIY book of backyard sheds & tiny houses - build your own guest cottage, writing studio, home office, craft workshop, or personal retreat

Designed for anyone interested in the tiny-dwelling movement, this book gives a brief overview of its history and philosophy; a look at plans for several box bungalows; a portfolio featuring photos of a variety of tiny house interiors and exteriors; and illustrated guides to construction techniques building a tiny house may require.

Jul 25, 2014
Jelly roll quilt magic by Einmo, Kimberly.

Jelly roll quilt magic

Jul 25, 2014
Jelly roll quilts & more by Einmo, Kimberly.

Jelly roll quilts & more

Jul 25, 2014
Jenny McCoy's desserts for every season by McCoy, Jenny, author.

Jenny McCoy's desserts for every season

An award-winning pastry chef presents more than one hundred recipes that includes seasonal and regional ingredients, with advice on baking techniques and a separate chapter with recipes for basic dough, ganaches, and icings.

Jul 29, 2014
Joss Whedon - the biography by Pascale, Amy.

Joss Whedon - the biography

"Follows [Whedon's] development from a creative child and teenager who spent years away from his family at an elite English public school, through his early successes--which often turned into frustrating heartbreak in both television (Roseanne) and film (Buffy the Vampire Slayer)--to his breakout turn as the creator, writer, and director of the Buffy television series [to his work on the blockbuster The Avengers and home-shot Much ado about nothing]"--Amazon.com.

Jul 30, 2014
jQuery - a beginner's guide by Pollock, John (Web administrator), author.

jQuery - a beginner's guide

"Learn the fundamentals of jQuery programming in no time. jQuery: A Beginner's Guide starts with the basics--from including the library in an HTML document to element selection, event handling, and CSS style manipulation. Next, it's on to JavaScript and the DOM, animation and effects, the Event object, and form validation. The book then delves into AJAX and plugins and covers more advanced techniques such as debugging and unit testing. Get started with jQuery right away using this fast-paced tut

Jul 30, 2014
jQuery in easy steps by McGrath, Mike, 1956- author.

jQuery in easy steps

"jQuery in Easy Steps" begins by explaining how to incorporate the free jQuery library so readers can quickly create interactive web page features by copying the book's examples. It demonstrates how to easily select elements of the web page for manipulation and how to simply produce dynamic responses to user events. Examples illustrate various exciting animation effects and how to employ the power of AJAX to load external data without refreshing the entire web page. The book concludes by demonst

Jul 25, 2014
Juice - recipes for juicing, cleansing & living well by De Castro, Carly, 1984-

Juice - recipes for juicing, cleansing & living well

Jul 25, 2014
July Crisis - the world's descent into war, summer 1914 by Otte, Thomas G., 1967- author.

July Crisis - the world's descent into war, summer 1914

"Definitive new account of the catalytic events that led to the outbreak of war. Thomas Otte argues that neither martial culture nor the alliance system played a decisive role for much of the crisis. Instead he reveals the fatal flaws, failings, and miscalculations of those who led Europe into war"--

Jul 30, 2014
Just between us by Lopez, Mario, 1973-

Just between us

From his breakthrough role on "Saved by the Bell" to his current job hosting "Extra," a Hollywood success story looks back on his life and career, from his wild days as a young man to the happily-ever-after family he built.

Jul 31, 2014