by Nickel, Cristy 613.25 NICKEL

The Code Red Revolution : How Thousands of People Are Losing Weight and Keeping

The code red revolution is all about taking your life back by eating real food and giving your body what it needs--water, real food, and plenty of sleep. --Page 4 of cover.…

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by Allen, David M., 306.874 ALLEN

Coping with Critical, Demanding, and Dysfunctional Parents : Powerful Strategies

"Do you have a parent who is invalidating, critical, demanding, or hateful? In this important and much-needed guide, you'll learn how to set boundaries; uncover the hidden motives behind your parent's behavior; put a stop to repetitive, hurtful interactions; and foster healthier relationships. There's no sugarcoating i…

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Hearth : a Global Conversation on Community, Identity, and Place

A hearth is many things: a place for solitude; a source of identity; something we make and share with others; a history of ourselves and our homes. It is the fixed center we return to. It is just as intrinsically portable. It is, in short, the perfect metaphor for what we seek in these complex and contradictory times

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by Leader, Zachary B BELLOW LEADER

The Life of Saul Bellow : Love and Strife, 1965-2005

"When this second volume of The Life of Saul Bellow opens, Bellow, at forty-nine, is at the pinnacle of American letters--rich, famous, critically acclaimed. The expected trajectory is one of decline: volume 1, rise; volume 2, fall. Bellow never fell, producing some of his greatest fiction (Mr. Sammler's Planet, Humbol…

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by Oliver, Jeanne 702.81 OLIVER

The Painted Art Journal : 24 Projects for Creating Your Visual Narrative

Take a mixed-media journey to the very heart of your creativity! Tell your story as only you can, through a series of guided projects that culminate in a beautiful, autobiographical art journey worthy of passing along to future generations. Twenty-four inventive, step-by-step prompts help you to: set the scene for maki…

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by Beschloss, Michael R. 355.0097 BESCHLO

Presidents of War

"From a preeminent presidential historian comes a groundbreaking and often surprising narrative of America's wartime chief executives"--…

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by Delbanco, Andrew, 973.7115 DELBANC

The War Before the War : Fugitive Slaves and the Struggle for America's Soul Fro

For decades after its founding, America was really two nations--one slave, one free. There were many reasons why this composite nation ultimately broke apart, but the fact that enslaved black people repeatedly risked their lives to flee their masters in the South in search of freedom in the North proved that the "unite…

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by Dubrow, Heather, 613.25 DUBROW

The Dubrow Diet : Interval Eating to Lose Weight and Feel Ageless

"With interval eating the Dubrows will introduce you to a simple eating schedule that can help you: reprogram your cells to go after stored fat for fuel -- lower insulin and normalize blood sugar -- fight off chronic inflammation linked to almost every major disease -- activate a process known as autophagy, your cell's…

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by Mitchell, Lisa Joy, 641.5636 MITCHEL

Sacred & Delicious : a Modern Ayurvedic Cookbook

Interest in Ayurvedic cooking has exploded over the past two decades, with Deepak Chopra, Vasant Lad, Smita Naram, and other respected teachers popularizing Indias ancient wellness system across North America, Europe, and Australia. Sacred & Delicious is a food memoir, a primer on Indias traditional die…

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by Atwood, Rebecca 701.85 ATWOOD

Living with Pattern : Color, Texture, and Print at Home

"A home is meant to be a reflection of the owner's story--it's the one place where we get to create the environment. Pattern is a key element in the process of communicating personality, aspirations, and experiences, adding authenticity and interest. In Living with Pattern, Rebecca Atwood travels room by room throughou…

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by Rice, Philippa 741.5973 RICE

Sister Bffs

Sister BFFs follows a pair of sisters who are not quite adults, but trying desperately to act like them. From job searches to embarrassing encounters with former crushes, these twenty-something sisters navigate the ups, downs, and in-betweens of early adulthood together. Loosely based on the authors ow…

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by Robb, Alice, 612.821 ROBB

Why We Dream : the Transformative Power of Our Nightly Reset

While on a research trip in Peru, science journalist Alice Robb became hooked on lucid dreamingthe uncanny phenomenon in which a sleeping person can realize that theyre dreaming and even control the dreamed experience. Finding these forays both puzzling and exhilarating, Robb dug deeper into the science…

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by Guha, Ramachandra B GANDHI GUHA

Gandhi : the Years That Changed the World, 1914-1948

The concluding volume of the definitive biography of Gandhi relates his struggles to attain India's independence from England, improve relations between Hindus and Muslims, and develop India's economic self-reliance, all using methods of nonviolence.…

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100 Things to Do in Spokane Before You Die

"A best-of-the-best guide to the Northwest's most up-and-coming metropolitan area." --Cover.…

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by Brennan, Kathy. 641.555 BRENNAN

The Dinner Plan : Simple Weeknight Recipes and Strategies for Every Schedule

"Between juggling work, family activities, mismatched schedules, and often bare refrigerators, there are all sorts of situations that make weeknight cooking a universally challenging--and frustrating--experience. The Dinner Plan offers five meal strategies--Make-Ahead, Staggered, One-Dish, Extra-Fast, and Pantry--that …

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Feminists Don't Wear Pink and Other Lies : Amazing Women on What the F-word Mean

"A collection of writing, from Hollywood actresses to teenage activists, each telling the story of her personal relationship with feminism"--…

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The Penguin Book of Outer Space Exploration : Nasa and the Incredible Story of H

"Using items in the NASA archive together with expert narrative guidance, this history of how Americans got to space begins with Wernher von Braun's vision for voyaging to Mars and ends with Elon Musk's contemporary plan to get there. It covers the founding of NASA, the first American astronauts in space, the moon land…

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The American Revolution : a World War

"An illustrated collection of essays that explores the international dimensions of the American Revolution and its legacies in both America and around the world."--Provided by publisher.…

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by Trump, Donald, 817.6 TRUMP

Whose Boat is This Boat? : Comments That Don't Help in the Aftermath of a Hurric

After Hurricane Florence hit, Donald Trump spotted a boat that had washed ashore...…

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by Paglia, Camille, 306.0973 PAGLIA

Provocations : Collected Essays

"A lavishly comprehensive collection of essays, articles, columns, and interviews from the inimitable intellectual firebrand: tackling topics from Picasso to punk rock, from religion to Rihanna, and covering the full span of her wide-ranging and important career. Much has changed since Camille Paglia first burst onto t…

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by Bartlett, Anna 751.426 BARTLET

Painting Party : Acrylic Painting for Beginners

"Anna Bartlett has led hundreds of enthusiastic new painters through paint-alongs in her studio. It's a fun, stress-free way to experience the joy of painting while completing an original work of art in a single sitting. Now you are invited to attend Anna's Painting Party in the comfort of your own home. Inside, you'll…

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by Green, Maggie 641.555 GREEN

The Essential Pantry : Streamline Your Ingredients, Simplify Your Meals

The Essential Pantry is the indispensable resource for cooks who want easy, everyday recipes right at their fingertips. Food and nutrition expert Maggie Green's new book will revolutionize the way you think and feel about cooking.…

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by Jarausch, Konrad Hugo 306.2094 JARAUSC

Broken Lives : How Ordinary Germans Experienced the Twentieth Century

Broken Lives is a gripping account of the twentieth century as seen through the eyes of ordinary Germans who came of age under Hitler and whose lives were scarred and sometimes destroyed by what they saw and did. Drawing on six dozen memoirs by the generation of Germans born in the 1920s, Konrad Jarausch chronicles the…

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by Lewis, C. S. 082 LEWIS

C.s. Lewis' Little Book of Wisdom : Meditations on Faith, Life, Love, and Litera

Here, in one concise and inspirational volume, is the essence of Lewis' thought. This distillation of his feelings on subjects ranging from love and faith, to ethics and morality, to myth and literature will throw open the windows of the soul, providing sustenance, wisdom, and hope to all, whether believers, seekers, a…

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by Elder, Larry B ELDER ELDER

A Lot Like Me : a Father and Son's Journey to Reconciliation : a Memoir

(3z(BI hated my fatherreally, really hated him. I hated working for him and I hated being around him. I hated it when he walked through the front door at home. And we feared him from the moment he pulled up in front of the house in his car.(3y (BSo writes conservative firebrand and popular radio host Larry …

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by Kaur, Rupi 811.6 KAUR

Milk and Honey

Milk and honey is a collection of poetry and prose about survival. About the experience of violence, abuse, love, loss, and femininity. The book is divided into four chapters, and each chapter serves a different purpose. Deals with a different pain. Heals a different heartache. Milk and honey takes readers through a jo…

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by Davidson, Lucy 746.422 DAVIDSO

40 Knots and How to Tie Them

Knowing which knot to use when and how to tie it can mean the difference between safety and danger or a dry or wet night camping. A well-tied knot is not only a safeguard, but also a thing of beauty. 40 Knots and How to Tie Them presents the essential knots, from classic sturdy, strong knotsincluding Bowline, S…

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by Gopo, Patrice, B GOPO GOPO

All the Colors We Will See : Reflections on Barriers, Brokenness, and Finding Ou

Patrice Gopo grew up in Anchorage, Alaska, the child of Jamaican immigrants who had little experience being black in America. From her white Sunday school classes as a child, to her early days of marriage in South Africa, to a new home in the American South with a husband from another land, Patrices life is a t…

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by Hughes, Joyce, 746.4604 HUGHES

Creating Art Quilts with Panels : Easy Thread Painting and Embellishing Techniqu

"Award-winning quilter and fiber artist Joyce Hughes reveals her creative methods for making stunning pictorial quilts. Explores free motion quilting, thread painting, trapunto, overlay, three-dimensional effects, machine techniques, and a variety of embellishments"--…

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by Harrison, Jaime R. 324.2209 HARRISO

Climbing the Hill : How to Build a Career in Politics and Make a Difference

"Inspiring, nonpartisan insider's advice on how anyone can build a career in local, state, and national government, from two rising stars in Washington government and policy. Written by former staff members of Democratic and Republican House leadership teams who began their careers with modest backgrounds, this guide p…

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by Adams, Kristin Jarvis B-ADAMS ADAMS

The Chicken Who Saved Us : the Remarkable Story of Andrew and Frightful

"Young Andrew was autistic and bilingual. He spoke English-and Chicken. He would sit on the front porch deep in conversation with his best friend, an Araucana chicken named Frightful. It was a two-way dialog consisting of secrets told and secrets kept between boy and fowl. His feathery friend became his voice; his only…

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by Morton, Mary Caperton. 557 MORTON

Aerial Geology : a High-altitude Tour of North America's Spectacular Volcanoes,

Aerial Geology is an up-in-the-sky exploration of North America's 100 most spectacular geological formations. Crisscrossing the continent from the Aleutian Islands in Alaska to the Great Salt Lake in Utah and to the Chicxulub Crater in Mexico, Mary Caperton Morton brings you on a fantastic tour, sharing aerial and sate…

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by McBride, Martina 641.5973 MCBRIDE

Martina's Kitchen Mix : My Recipe Playlist for Real Life

The country music star shares recipes from her kitchen for meals, beverages, appetizers, and desserts, that feature fresh seasonal ingredients.…

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by Walsh, Michael, 709 WALSH

The Fiery Angel : Art, Culture, Sex, Politics, and the Struggle for the Soul of

In this wide-ranging historical survey, author Michael Walsh illuminates the ways that the narrative and visual arts both reflect and affect the course of political history, outlining the way forward by arguing for the restoration of the Heroic Narrative that forms the basis of Western cultural and religious traditions…

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by Caskey, Chet NW 979.737 CASKEY

Haunted Hillyard : the History & Folklore of Spokane's Oldest Suburb

"First platted as separate city four miles from downtown Spokane in 1892, from it's earliest settlement Hillyard has been darkly controversial, fiercely independent- and sometimes violent. With a terrible Native American legacy, the area once known as "Wild Horse Plain" eventually became a railroad town in the shadow o…

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by Camplin, Jamie, 751.7 CAMPLIN

The Art of Reading : an Illustrated History of Books in Paint

Camplin and Renauro reveal centuries of symbiosis between the visual and literary arts. They examine the development of printed books and the simultaneous emergence of the modern figure of the artist. In doing so they weave together an engaging cultural history that probes the ways in which books and paintings represen…

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by Thomas, Liz 796.51 THOMAS

Backpacker Long Trails : Mastering the Art of the Thru-hike

"Have you been dreaming of the summer when you can hike the Appalachian Trail? Or marvel at the snow-capped peaks along the Pacific Crest Trail? Or simply section hike the Continental Divide Trail? In Backpacker's Long Trails, Liz "Snorkel" Thomas, former women's speed record holder for the Appalachian Trail and vetera…

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by Martelle, Scott, B WALKER MARTELL

William Walker's Wars : How One Man's Private American Army Tried to Conquer Mex

"William Walker's Wars details the little-remembered history of the American man who, with the help of a privately assembled army, installed himself as president of Nicaragua in 1856"--…

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by Burton-Hill, Clemency. 780.9 BURTON

Year of Wonder : Classical Music to Enjoy Day by Day

Classical music has a reputation for being stuffy, boring, and largely inaccessible, but Burton-Hill is here to change that. An award-winning writer, broadcaster and musician, with a deep love of the art form she wants everyone to feel welcome at the classical party, and her desire to share her passion for its diverse …

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by Tolokonnikova, Nadezhda, 782.4216 TOLOKON

Rules for Rulebreakers : a Pussy Riot Guide to Revolution

"A timely guide to radical protest, with words, actions, and inspiration to ignite the power of the people and jowfully resist"--Page 4 of cover.…

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by Guarendi, Ray, 306.8745 GUAREND

Being a Grandparent : Just Like Being a Parent ... Only Different!

In Being a Grandparent: Just Like Being a Parent...Only Different, Dr Ray answers real questions from grands. Some wonder how being a grandparent will differ from being a parent, and want to mature into it with as few wrinkles as possible. Some are a daily presence in their grandchildrens lives, perhaps even sh…

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by Nabhan, Gary Paul 583.633 NABHAN

Mesquite : an Arboreal Love Affair

As a Franciscan brother and ethnobotanist who has often mixed mirth with earth, laughter with landscape, food with frolic, Nabhan now takes on a large, many-branched question: What does it means to be a tree, or, accordingly, to be in a deep and intimate relationship with one? To answer this question, Nabhan does not d…

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by McKee, Jonathan R. 302.343 MCKEE

The Bullying Breakthrough : Real Help for Parents and Teachers of the Bullied, B

McKee shares his own story and offers a glimpse into the rapidly changing world of bullies, bystanders, and the bullied while providing helpful ways to connect with these kids, open doors of dialogue, and give them the encouragement they need and the validation they're searching for.…

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by Cleese, John 792.7028 CLEESE

Professor at Large : the Cornell Years

"Comedian and actor John Cleese in the role of Ivy League professor at Cornell University, where he is currently professor-at-large. This book includes a selection of talks, essays, and lectures and provides a unique view of Cleese's endless pursuit of intellectual discovery across a range of topics"--…

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by Pernot, Guillermo. 641.5972 PERNOT

Cuba Cooks : Recipes and Secrets from Cuban Paladares and Their Chefs

The past sixty years have been a challenge for many living and cooking in Cuba. Among other obstacles, food rations, long lines, and uncertain markets might make the profession of chef seem absurd. Fortunately, in the country's paladares, or private restaurants, its cuisine has not only survived but flourished, blendin…

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by Keeling, Ida, B-KEELING KEELING

Can't Nothing Bring Me Down : Chasing Myself in the Race Against Time

Can't Nothing Bring Me Down is the memoir of 101-year-old, world-record-holding runner Ida Keeling. Miss Ida, as she's known throughout her Bronx community, isn't your typical runner. Her fierce independence helped her through the Depression and the Civil Rights movement. But her greatest trials were yet to come. Ida's…

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by Scheer, Rob, B SCHEER SCHEER

A Forever Family : Fostering Change One Child at a Time

"In the tradition of The Promise of a Pencil and Kisses from Katie comes an inspirational memoir by the founder of Comfort Cases about his turbulent childhood in the foster care system and the countless obstacles and discrimination he endured in adopting his four children"--…

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by Woodward, Bob, 973.933 WOODWAR

Fear : Trump in the White House

With authoritative reporting honed through eight presidencies from Nixon to Obama, author Bob Woodward reveals in unprecedented detail the harrowing life inside President Donald Trumps White House and precisely how he makes decisions on major foreign and domestic policies. Woodward draws from hundreds of hours …

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by Bateman, Justine 306.48 BATEMAN

Fame : the Hijacking of Reality

Mining decades of experience, writer, director, producer, and actress Justine Bateman writes a visceral, intimate look at the experience of fame. Combining the internal reality-shift of the famous, theories on the public's behavior at each stage of a famous person's career, and the experiences of other famous performer…

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by Esposito, Mary Ann 641.5945 ESPOSIT

Ciao Italia : My Lifelong Food Adventures in Italy

"Legions of loyal fans of Mary Ann Esposito's groundbreaking PBS cooking show CIAO ITALIA have enjoyed cooking with and learning from this beloved television personality, a trailblazer who helped spark a billion dollar food media industry and paved the way for countless other television chefs. Fans have three words to …

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by Shapiro, Bill 745.0973 SHAPIRO

What We Keep : 150 People Share the One Object That Brings Them Joy, Magic, and

Everyone has that one object that holds deep meaning -- some relic that speaks to their past, that carries a remarkable story. What We Keep is a collection of interviews with people about the single object in their life that has the most emotional significance, those objects we often don't talk about but that make us w…

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by Young, R. J., 305.896 YOUNG

Let It Bang : a Young Black Man's Reluctant Odyssey into Guns

"A story of race, guns, and self-protection in America today, through the quest--funny and searing--of a young black man learning to shoot a handgun better than a white person"--…

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by Caruso, Nick, 591.5 CARUSO

True or Poo? : the Definitive Field Guide to Filthy Animal Facts and Falsehoods

From the scientist duo behind the New York Times bestselling sensation Does It Fart? comes a new illustrated compendium of animal facts and falsehoods, from the head-scratching to the repulsive! Do komodo dragons have toxic slobber? Is it true that a scorpion that sheds its tail dies of constipation? Speaking of poo, d…

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by Andrew, Christopher M. 327.1209 ANDREW

The Secret World : a History of Intelligence

The history of espionage is far older than any of todays intelligence agencies, yet the long history of intelligence operations has been largely forgotten. The codebreakers at Bletchley Park, the most successful World War II intelligence agency, were completely unaware that their predecessors in earlier moments…

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by Camplin, Jamie, 751.7 CAMPLIN

The Art of Reading : an Illustrated History of Books in Paint

"Revealing centuries of symbiosis between the visual and literary arts, The Art of Reading brings together works by the many great artists who took inspiration from the printed word"--Provided by publisher.…

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by Butterfield, Rosaria Champagne, 241.671 BUTTERF

The Gospel Comes with a House Key : Practicing Radically Ordinary Hospitality in

In order to draw Butterfield, a radical, committed unbeliever, to himself he used an invitation to dinner in a modest home, from a humble couple who lived out the gospel daily, simply, and authentically. Such hospitality sees our homes as not our own, but as God's tools for the furtherance of his kingdom as we welcome …

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by Scheuerman, Richard D. NW 398.2097 SCHEUER

Hardship to Homeland : Pacific Northwest Volga Germans

"Follows the Volga German people from Germany to Russia in the 1760s, when Catherine the Great invited colonists to settle the Volga River region. When the Russian Senate in 1871 revoked the terms of settlement, more than 100,000 Volga Germans emigrated to North and South America, many of them to the Midwest and later …

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by Israel, Lee B ISRAEL ISRAEL

Can You Ever Forgive Me? : Memoirs of a Literary Forger

Before turning to her life of crime-running a one-woman forgery business out of a phone booth in a Greenwich Village bar and even dodging the FBI, Lee Israel had a legitimate career as an author of biographies. Her first book on Tallulah Bankhead was a New York Times bestseller, and her second, on the late journalist a…

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by Olson, Anna, 641.86 OLSON

Bake with Anna Olson : More Than 125 Simple, Scrumptious, and Sensational Recipe

Take your baking from simple to sensational with Anna Olson's comprehensive guide to beautiful baked goods. Bake with Anna Olson features more than 125 recipes from her popular Food Network Canada show. From chocolate chip cookies to croquembouche, pumpkin pie to petits fours, Anna Olson's newest baking book is full of…

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by Myers, Gary, 796.3326 MYERS

How 'bout Them Cowboys? : Inside the Huddle with the Stars and Legends of Americ

Welcome to Jerryworld and an all-access pass to the most valuable sports franchise on the planet, the Dallas Cowboys. Many books have been written about the Cowboys, but there's never been an account like this one. How 'Bout Them Cowboys tells the story of the NFL's most successful franchise, with special access to its…

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by Jacobson, Abbi B JACOBSON JACOBSO

I Might Regret This : Essays, Drawings, Vulnerabilities, and Other Stuff

Anecdotes, observations, and reflections collected during a solo cross-country drive.…

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by Henry, Diana 641.5 HENRY

How to Eat a Peach : Menus, Stories, and Places

"When Diana Henry was sixteen she started a menu notebook (a composition book carefully covered in gift wrap) in which she wrote up the meals she wanted to cook. She kept this book for years. Putting a menu together is still her favorite part of cooking. Menus aren't just groups of dishes that have to work on a practic…

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by Ridpath, Ian 520 RIDPATH

Astronomy : a Visual Guide

Provides a comprehensive guide to the universe, from craters on the Moon to Jupiter's Great Red Spot, and includes maps of the night sky, profiles of constellations, and tips on using binoculars and telescopes.…

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by Fisch, Jen 641.5638 FISCH

The Easy 5-ingredient Ketogenic Diet Cookbook : Low-carb, High-fat Recipes for B

"Keep up with keto on even your busiest days. Finding quick and easy keto recipes that fit with your lifestyle and schedule can be difficult. That's why Jen Fisch, the blogger behind 'Keto in The City' and a busy working mom, shares her favorite stress-free keto meals in [this book]. With 130 recipes that require no mo…

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by De la Rosa, Ralph, 158.12 DE LA R

The Monkey is the Messenger : Meditation and What Your Busy Mind is Trying to Te

My mind is so busy, I really need to meditate.(3y z(BMy mind is so busy, theres no way I can meditate.(3y (BFamiliar dilemma? These days just about all of us know we should be meditating, but that doesnt make it any easier to sit down and face the repetitive thoughts careening around our brains

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by Tobak, Vikki, 779.9782 TOBAK

Contact High : a Visual History of Hip-hop

"[This] is an inside look at the work of hip-hop photographers told through their most intimate diaries--their contact sheets. Featuring rare outtakes from over 100 photo shoots alongside interviews and essays from industry legends, this gorgeous book takes readers on a chronological journey from old-school to alternat…

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by Shafer, Sherri 616.462 SHAFER

Diabetes & Carb Counting

Living with diabetes doesn't have to mean giving up all of your favorite foods. Carbs from healthy foods boost nutrition and supply essential fuel for your brain and body. Counting carbs is integral to managing diabetes because your carb choices, portion sizes, and meal timing directly impact blood glucose levels. Diab…

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by Knapp, Eli 598.0723 KNAPP

The Delightful Horror of Family Birding : Sharing Nature with the Next Generatio

"Eli Knapp takes readers from a leaky dugout canoe in Tanzania and the mating grounds of Ecuador's cock-of-the-rock to a juniper titmouse's perch at the Grand Canyon and the migration of hooded mergansers in a New York swamp, exploring life's deepest questions all along the way. In this collection of essays, Knapp inte…

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by Farley, Pam 615.3219 FARLEY

Essential Oil Diffuser Recipes : 100+ of the Best Aromatherapy Blends for Your H

Pure, natural essential oils are an amazing way to improve your mood and add fragrance to your home.…

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The Formula : the Universal Laws of Success

Too often, accomplishment does not equal success. We did the work but didn't get the promotion; we played hard but weren't recognized; we had the idea but didn't get the credit. We convince ourselves that talent combined with a strong work ethic is the key to getting ahead, but also realize that combination often fails…

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by Ramakrishnan, Venki, B RAMAKRISH RAMAKRI

Gene Machine : the Race to Decipher the Secrets of the Ribosome

Everyone has heard of DNA. But by itself, DNA is just an inert blueprint for life. It is the ribosome--an enormous molecular machine made up of a million atoms--that makes DNA come to life, turning our genetic code into proteins and therefore into us. Gene Machine is an insider account of the race for the structure of …

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by Beard, Richard, 155.937 BEARD

The Day That Went Missing : a Family's Story

-- is a heart-rending story as intensely personal as any tragedy and as universal as loss. It is about how we make sense of what is gone. Most of all, it is an unforgettable act of recovery for a brother.…

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by Cave, Carolyn 745.582 CAVE

Stitching with a Handful of Beads : Necklaces, Bracelets, Earring, Pendants, Rin

Bead stitchers at every level appreciate fresh, new projects that use the beads and materials they already know and love. Stitching with a Handful of Beads offers 30 projects that use just 3-5 types of beads to create beautiful finished jewelry. The book opens with a Basics section outlining the stitches used in the bo…

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by Friend, Tom, B DONNELLY FRIEND

The Chicken Runs at Midnight : a Daughter's Message from Heaven That Changed a F

As a Major League Baseball coach, Rich Donnelly was dedicated, hardworking, and successful. But as a husband and father, he was distant, absent, and a failure. He'd let baseball take over his life, and as a result his family suffered. That is, until one day his daughter called with harrowing news. "Dad, I have a bra…

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by Downs, Annie F., 212.7 DOWNS

Remember God

"I know God is loving; I know He is good; I believe He is big and powerful. But sometimes I wonder if He is really kind-- really deeply always kind. Is He? Christians love to talk about how God is in control, but that's harder to grasp when things aren't going like you thought they would, when your life looks quite dif…

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by Kirkman, Rick 741.5697 KIRKMAN

Adult Time

From the dark days of sleep deprivation to the cacophony of a tri-kid family, Baby Blues reveals the true dark underbelly of parenting to the delight of newspaper readers everywhere. Like a comic epidural, or butt cream on a raging diaper rash, this comic strip has helped take some of the sting out of parenting for cou…

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by Liu, Christine, 640.286 LIU

Sustainable Home : Practical Projects, Tips and Advice for Maintaining a More Ec

Sustainable Home is a stylish, inspirational and practical guidebook to maintaining a more environmentally friendly household. Sustainable lifestyle blogger and professional Christine Liu takes you on a tour through the rooms of your home the living area, kitchen, bedroom and bathroom offering tips, tricks and 18 step-…

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by Sinaiee, Maryam, 641.5955 SINAIEE

From the Land of Nightingales & Roses : Recipes from the Persian Kitchen

"A collection of Iranian recipes by the author of the Persian food blog, The Persian Fusion"--…

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by Matter, Jordan 779.2092 MATTER

Born to Dance : Celebrating the Wonder of Childhood

A book bursting with passion, hope, and gravity-defying energy. A book to make you dream. A book about youth in all its glory, captured through the lens of dance. Jordan Matter is known to millions for his 10 Minute Photo Challenge YouTube videos. Now, in one dazzling photo after another, he portrays children in ordina…

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by Kornacki, Steve, 306.2097 KORNACK

The Red and the Blue : the 1990s and the Birth of Political Tribalism

"From MSNBC correspondent Steve Kornacki, a lively and sweeping history of the 1990s--one that brings critical new understanding to our current political landscape"--…

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by Rousseau, Michelle, 641.5972 ROUSSEA

Provisions : the Roots of Caribbean Cooking-- 150 Vegetarian Recipes

"In Provisions, sisters Michelle and Suzanne Rousseau share 130 recipes that pay homage to the meals and market produce that have been farmed, sold, and prepared by Caribbean people--particularly Caribbean women--for centuries. Caribbean food is often thought of as rustic and unrefined, but these vibrant vegetarian dis…

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by Norman, Philip, B CLAPTON NORMAN

Slowhand : the Life and Music of Eric Clapton

For half a century Eric Clapton has been acknowledged to be one of music's greatest virtuosos, the unrivalled master of an indispensable tool, the solid-body electric guitar. His career has spanned the history of rock, and often shaped it via the seminal bands with whom he's played: the Yardbirds, John Mavall's Bluesbr…

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by Roberts, Andrew, B CHURCHILL ROBERTS

Churchill : Walking with Destiny

When we seek an example of great leaders with unalloyed courage, the person who comes to mind is Winston Churchill: the iconic, visionary war leader immune from the consensus of the day, who stood firmly for his beliefs when everyone doubted him. But how did young Winston become Churchill? What gave him the strength to…

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by Damore, Leo, 973.92 DAMORE

Chappaquiddick : Power, Privilege, and the Ted Kennedy Cover-up

A young woman leaves a party with a wealthy U.S. senator. The next morning her body is discovered in his car at the bottom of a pond. This is the damning true story of the death of campaign strategist Mary Jo Kopechne at Chappaquiddick and of the senator--37-year-old Senator Ted Kennedy--who left her trapped underwater…

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by Trump, Donald, 817.6 TRUMP

Whose Boat is This Boat? : Comments That Don't Help in the Aftermath of a Hurric

Composed entirely of quotations from President Donald Trump in the wake of Hurricane Florence. On September 19, 2018, Trump paid a visit to New Bern, North Carolina, one of the towns ravaged by Hurricane Florence. It was there he showed deep concern for a boat that washed ashore. "At least you got a nice boat out of th…

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by Longworth, Karina, 338.767 LONGWOR

Seduction : Sex, Lies, and Stardom in Howard Hughes's Hollywood

In recent months, the media has reported on scores of entertainment figures who used their power and money in Hollywood to sexually harass and coerce some of the most talented women in cinema and television. But as Karina Longworth reminds us, long before the Harvey Weinsteins there was Howard Hughesthe Texas m…

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by Beschloss, Michael R. 355.0097 BESCHLO

Presidents of War

"From a preeminent presidential historian comes a groundbreaking and often surprising saga of America's wartime chief executives. Ten years in the research and writing, Presidents of Waris a fresh, magisterial, intimate look at a procession of American leaders as they took the nation into conflict and mobilized their c…

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by Strang, Stephen 973.933 STRANG

Trump Aftershock

"Explores Trump's effect on American culture from [an evangelical] perspective"--…

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by Bradlee, Ben, 324.973 BRADLEE

The Forgotten : How the People of One Pennsylvania County Elected Donald Trump a

In The Forgotten, Ben Bradlee Jr. reports on how voters in Luzerne County, a pivotal county in a crucial swing state, came to feel like strangers in their own land - marginalized by flat or falling wages, rapid demographic change, and a liberal culture that mocks their faith and patriotism. Fundamentally rural and stru…

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by Marttila, Andrew, 636.8 MARTTIL

Cats on Catnip

A humorous collection of dozens of photos of funny and adorable cats as they play with, roll in, and chow down their favorite snack of choice -- catnip.…

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by Beard, Richard, 155.937 BEARD

The Day That Went Missing : a Family's Story

"On a family summer holiday in Cornwall in 1978, Richard and his younger brother Nicholas are jumping in the waves. Suddenly, Nicholas is out of his depth. One moment he's there, the next he's gone. Richard and his other brothers don't attend the funeral, and incredibly the family returns immediately to the same cottag…

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by Nestle, Marion 664.0097 NESTLE

Unsavory Truth : How Food Companies Skew the Science of What We Eat

"Is chocolate heart-healthy? Does yogurt prevent type 2 diabetes? Do pomegranates help cheat death? News accounts bombard us with such amazing claims, report them as science, and influence what we eat. Yet, as Marion Nestle explains, these studies are more about marketing than science; they are often paid for by compan…

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by Ricanati, Beth. 296.4 RICANAT

Braided : a Journey of a Thousand Challahs

What if you could bake bread once a week, every week? What if the smell of fresh bread could turn your house into a home? And what if the act of making the breadmixing and kneading, watching and waitingcould heal your heartache and your emptiness, your sense of being overwhelmed? It can. This is the sur…

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by Moore, Lane, B MOORE MOORE

How to Be Alone : if You Want To, and Even if You Don't

"Lane Moore is a fool for love. From her addiction to romantic comedies to her tendency to form instant soulmate connections with strangers, Lane has a way of romanticizing everything and everyone. It's no wonder the New York Times, in a review of her comedy show, 'Tinder Live! with Lane Moore,' called her 'a flirt par…

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Best American Food Writing 2018

In this inaugural edition in a new series, Ruth Reichl [collects] pieces originally published in a wide range of venues ... There are odes to dining scenes, like Karen Brooks's two-fisted defense of Portland, Ore., as a great pizza city ... as well as profiles of foodie celebs like Mary H.K. Choi's ... take on ... Chri…

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by Judis, John B. 320.54 JUDIS

The Nationalist Revival : Trade, Immigration, and the Revolt Against Globalizati

"Why has nationalism come roaring back? Trump in America, Brexit in the U.K., anti-EU parties in Italy, Germany, France, the Netherlands, Austria, Poland, and Hungary, and nativist or authoritarian leaders in Turkey, Russia, India, and China -- why has nationalism suddenly returned with a vengeance? Is the world headed…

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