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Healing developmental trauma - how early trauma affects self-regulation, self-image, and the capacity for relationship by Heller, Laurence, 1944-

Healing developmental trauma - how early trauma affects self-regulation, self-image, and the capacity for relationship

"Written for those working to heal developmental trauma and seeking new tools for self-awareness and growth, this book focuses on conflicts surrounding the capacity for connection and introduces the NeuroAffective Relational Model, a unified approach to developmental, attachment, and shock trauma"--Provided by publisher.

Apr 26, 2015
Healing herbs - a beginner's guide to identifying, foraging, and using medicinal plants by Sams, Tina.

Healing herbs - a beginner's guide to identifying, foraging, and using medicinal plants

Apr 24, 2015
Heaven's bankers - inside the hidden workd of Islamic finance by Irfan, Harris, 1972-

Heaven's bankers - inside the hidden workd of Islamic finance

Apr 20, 2015
Hell from the heavens - the epic story of the USS Laffey and World War II's greatest kamikaze attack by Wukovits, John F., 1944-, author.

Hell from the heavens - the epic story of the USS Laffey and World War II's greatest kamikaze attack

Apr 20, 2015
Hiking Pinnacles National Park - a guide to the park's greatest hiking adventures by Mullally, Linda B.

Hiking Pinnacles National Park - a guide to the park's greatest hiking adventures

Apr 24, 2015
Hiking the Four Corners - a guide to the area's greatest hiking adventures by Tanner, J. D.

Hiking the Four Corners - a guide to the area's greatest hiking adventures

Apr 24, 2015
Hindu mythology by MacKay, Jennifer, author.

Hindu mythology

"This new series from Lucent Books helps younger researchers understand the role of mythology in major historical cultures of the world. Each volume explores the origins and cultural importance of a specific mythology. Presented in an engaging narrative that explains mythology as a product of the culture that created it, each volume details the major characters, gods/goddesses, and themes reflected in the stories. Volumes also discuss the impact of the mythology on daily life at the time and thr

Apr 20, 2015
Hope - a memoir of survival in Cleveland by Berry, Amanda, 1986- author.

Hope - a memoir of survival in Cleveland

Two victims of an infamous Cleveland kidnapper share the story of their abductions, their decade in captivity and their dramatic escape.

Apr 26, 2015
House Guests, House Pests - A Natural History of Animals in the Home by Jones, Richard

House Guests, House Pests - A Natural History of Animals in the Home

Apr 24, 2015
How baking works - exploring the fundamentals of baking science by Figoni, Paula.

How baking works - exploring the fundamentals of baking science

The essence of baking is chemistry, and anyone who wants to be a master pastry chef must understand the principles and science that make baking work. Learn the whys and hows of every chemical reaction, essential ingredient, and technique.

Apr 26, 2015
How I shed my skin - unlearning the racist lessons of a Southern childhood by Grimsley, Jim, 1955- author.

How I shed my skin - unlearning the racist lessons of a Southern childhood

"In August of 1966, Jim Grimsley entered the sixth grade in the same public school he had attended for the five previous years in his small eastern North Carolina hometown. But he knew that the first day of this school year was going to be different: for the first time he'd be in a classroom with black children ... Now, over forty years later, Grimsley ... revisits that school and those times, remembering his personal reaction to his first real exposure to black children and to their culture, an

Apr 26, 2015
How to Catch a Russian Spy - The True Story of an American Civilian Turned Double Agent by Jamali, Naveed/ Henican, Ellis

How to Catch a Russian Spy - The True Story of an American Civilian Turned Double Agent

Apr 24, 2015
How to handle discrimination and prejudice by Chambers, Catherine, 1954-

How to handle discrimination and prejudice

This title explores the difficult topics of discrimination and prejudice - issues that often encountered by kids, but that they don't always know how to handle. Written in a conversational tone, the book explores causes and effects of this type of behavior - including plenty of real-life examples - and offers appropriate advice and coping strategies for students.

Apr 26, 2015
How to handle low self-esteem by Coster, Patience.

How to handle low self-esteem

Apr 26, 2015
How to read the Bible by Cox, Harvey Gallagher author.

How to read the Bible

"Cox explores three different lenses commonly used to bring the Bible into focus: literary--as narrative stories of family conflict, stirring heroism, and moral dilemmas; history--as classic texts with academic and theological applications; activism--as a source of dialogue and engagement to be shared and applied to our lives. By bringing these together, Cox shows the Bible in all its rich diversity and meaning and offers us a contemporary activist version that wrestles with issues of feminism,

Apr 21, 2015
How to speak fluent sewing - the indispensable illustrated guide to sewing and fabric terminology by Haynes, Christine, author.

How to speak fluent sewing - the indispensable illustrated guide to sewing and fabric terminology

Apr 24, 2015
How to win friends and influence people by Carnegie, Dale, 1888-1955.

How to win friends and influence people

Introduces principles that can be applied to both business and life itself, in a book that focuses on how to best affectively communicate with people.

Apr 26, 2015
HTML5 & CSS3 for the real world by Goldstein, Alexis, author.

HTML5 & CSS3 for the real world

Presents information on using HTML and CSS to create Web pages, covering such topics as HTML5 forms, audio and video, embedded fonts, gradients, transitions, and offline Web apps.

Apr 26, 2015
I don't have a happy place - cheerful stories of despondency and gloom... by Korson, Kim. author.

I don't have a happy place - cheerful stories of despondency and gloom...

""Can't Kim be happy?" This is the question asked of Kim Korson--a female Woody Allen--at her first (and last) shrink appointment, and her chief dilemma in this fresh-voiced, hilarious take on what it means to be a malcontent. "Go find your happy place!" Kim Korson's befuddled husband exclaims one day, as his disgruntled wife is listing about the house (as malcontents are wont to do.) It sounds simple enough--only Kim can't. Because she doesn't have one. I Don't Have a Happy Place is an explorat

Apr 20, 2015
I just remembered by Reiner, Carl

I just remembered

Apr 23, 2015