by Evans, Rachel Held, 248 EVANS

Inspired : Slaying Giants, Walking on Water, and Loving the Bible Again

If the Bible isn't a science book or an instruction manual, then what is it? What do people mean when they say the Bible is inspired? When Rachel Held Evans found herself asking these questions, she began a quest to better understand what the Bible is and how it is meant to be read. What she discovered changed her--and…

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by Fraser, Caroline B WILDER FRASER

Prairie Fires : the American Dreams of Laura Ingalls Wilder

A comprehensive historical portrait of Laura Ingalls Wilder draws on unpublished manuscripts, letters, diaries and official records to fill in the gaps in Wilder's official story, sharing details about her pioneer experiences.…

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by Mueller, Robert S., 973.933 MUELLER

The Mueller Report : The Washington Post

The only book with exclusive analysis by the Pulitzer Prize-winning staff of The Washington Post, and the most complete and authoritative available. Read the findings of the Special Counsel's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election, complete with accompanying analysis by the Post reporters who've c…

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by Perry, Jackie Hill 248.843 PERRY

Gay Girl, Good God : the Story of Who I Was and Who God Has Always Been

"Jackie grew up fatherless and experienced gender confusion. She embraced masculinity and homosexuality with every fiber of her being. She knew that Christians had a lot to say about all of the above. But was she supposed to change herself? How was she supposed to stop loving women, when homosexuality felt more natural…

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by Lillien, Lisa 641.512 LILLIEN

Hungry Girl Simply 6 : All-natural Recipes with 6 Ingredients or Less

People everywhere are craving super-simple recipes with short ingredient lists, and Hungry Girl has come to their rescue with Hungry Girl Simply 6: All-Natural Recipes with 6 Ingredients or Less! For the first time ever, chapters are organized by main ingredientlike CHICKEN, VEGGIES, EGGS, OATSmaking it…

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by O'Brien, Keith, 629.1309 OBRIEN

Fly Girls : How Five Daring Women Defied All Odds and Made Aviation History

"High adventure and high ideals merge when a corps of intrepid female aviators battle to take part in the hugely popular air shows of the 1920s and 1930s. Ultimately, one of our heroines would win a race that earned her the right to be called America's best pilot"--…

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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 Meacham, Jon 973 MEACHAM

The Soul of America : the Battle for Our Better Angels

"The current climate of partisan fury is not new, and in The Soul of America, Meacham shows us how what Lincoln called the "better angels of our nature" have won the day. Painting surprising portraits of Presidents, including Abraham Lincoln, Theodore Roosevelt, Ulysses S. Grant, Woodrow Wilson, Franklin D. Roosevelt, …

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by Hart, Kevin, B HART HART

I Can't Make This Up : Life Lessons

Superstar, comedian and Hollywood box-office star Kevin Hart turns his immense talent to the written word by writing some words. Some of those words include, the, a, for, above, and even even. Put them together and listeners have the funniest, most heartfelt, and most inspirational memoir on survival, success, and the …

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by Gaiman, Neil 293.13 GAIMAN

Norse Mythology

Neil Gaiman has long been inspired by ancient mythology in creating the fantastical realms of his fiction. Now he presents his fashioning of the primeval Norse myths into a novel, which begins with the genesis of the legendary nine worlds, delves into the exploits of the deities, dwarves, and giants, and culminates in …

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by Quinones, Sam, 362.293 QUINONE

Dreamland : the True Tale of America's Opiate Epidemic

In fascinating detail, Sam Quinones chronicles how, over the past 15 years, enterprising sugar cane farmers in a small county on the west coast of Mexico created a unique distribution system that brought black tar heroin--the cheapest, most addictive form of the opiate, 2 to 3 times purer than its white powder cousin--…

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by Kaku, Michio 629.455 KAKU

The Future of Humanity : Terraforming Mars, Interstellar Travel, Immortality, an

"Formerly the domain of fiction, moving human civilization to the stars is increasingly becoming a scientific possibility--and a necessity. Whether in the near future due to climate change and the depletion of finite resources, or in the distant future due to catastrophic cosmological events, we must face the reality t…

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by Brown, Craig, B MARGARET BROWN

Ninety-nine Glimpses of Princess Margaret

She made John Lennon blush and Marlon Brando tongue-tied. She iced out Princess Diana and humiliated Elizabeth Taylor. Andy Warhol photographed her. Jack Nicholson offered her cocaine. Gore Vidal revered her. Francis Bacon heckled her. Peter Sellers was madly in love with her. For Pablo Picasso, she was the object of s…

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by Phillips, Brian, 814.6 PHILLIP

Impossible Owls : Essays

In his highly anticipated debut essay collection, Impossible Owls, Brian Phillips demonstrates why he's one of the most iconoclastic journalists of the digital age, beloved for his ambitious, off-kilter, meticulously reported essays that read like novels. The eight essays assembled here--five from Phillips's Grantland …

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by Davidson, Osha Gray 305.8009 DAVIDSO

The Best of Enemies : Race and Redemption in the New South

C. P. Ellis grew up in the poor white section of Durham, North Carolina, and as a young man joined the Ku Klux Klan. Ann Atwater, a single mother from the poor black part of town, quit her job as a household domestic to join the civil rights fight. During the 1960s, as the country struggled with the explosive issue of …

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by Hester, Tanja 332.024 HESTER

Work Optional : Retire Early the Non-penny-pinching Way

"A practical action guide for financial independence and early retirement from the popular "Our Next Life" blogger."--…

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by Preston, Richard, 614.57 PRESTON

The Hot Zone

A highly infectious, deadly virus from the central African rain forest suddenly appears in the suburbs of Washington, D.C. There is no cure. In a few days 90 percent of its victims are dead. A secret military SWAT team of soldiers and scientists is mobilized to stop the outbreak of this virus. The book tells this drama…

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by Hochschild, Arlie Russell, 320.5209 HOCHSCH

Strangers in Their Own Land : Anger and Mourning on the American Right

"In Strangers in Their Own Land, the renowned sociologist Arlie Hochschild embarks on a thought-provoking journey from her liberal hometown of Berkeley, California, deep into Louisiana bayou country--a stronghold of the conservative right. As she gets to know people who strongly oppose many of the ideas she famously ch…

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by Tisdale, Sallie 306.9 TISDALE

Advice for Future Corpses * and Those Who Love Them : a Practical Perspective on

From the sublime (the faint sound of Mozart as you take your last breath) to the ridiculous (lessons on how to close the sagging jaw of a corpse), Tisdale leads the reader through the peaks and troughs of death with a calm, wise, and humorous hand. Advice for Future Corpses is more than a how-to manual or a spiritual b…

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by Warner, Ana 618.9285 WARNER

The Warner Boys : Our Family's Story of Autism and Hope

"An emotional, revealing memoir of one family's life in seclusion--and the love, strength, and faith it took to save it. Seahawks star running back Curt Warner and his wife, Ana, were prominent figures in Seattle in the early 1990s. When they dropped from the public eye after Curt's retirement, everyone assumed it was …

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by Chernow, Ron B GRANT CHERNOW

Grant

"Pulitzer Prize-winner and biographer of Alexander Hamilton, George Washington, and John D. Rockefeller, Ron Chernow returns with a sweeping and dramatic portrait of one of our most compelling generals and presidents, Ulysses S. Grant. Ulysses S. Grant's life has typically been misunderstood. All too often he is carica…

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by Thompson, Wright, 796.0922 THOMPSO

The Cost of These Dreams : Sports Stories and Other Serious Business

"Whether it be Michael Jordan or Tiger Woods or Pat Riley or Urban Meyer, Wright Thompson strips the away the self-serving myths and fantasies to reveal his characters in full. There are fascinating common denominators: it may not be the case that every single great performer or coach had a complex relationship with hi…

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by Powell, Sidney K., 353.4653 POWELL

Licensed to Lie : Exposing Corruption in the Department of Justice

A gruesome suicide, a likely murder, a tragic plane crash, wrongful imprisonment, and gripping courtroom scenes draw readers into this compelling story giving them a frightening perspective on justice and who should be accountable when evidence is withheld. This is the true story of the strong-arm, illegal, and unethic…

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by Lewis, Susannah B., B LEWIS LEWIS

Can't Make This Stuff Up! : Finding the Upside to Life's Downs

Millions of online fans have flocked to Susannah B. Lewis's hysterical, take-no-prisoners videos that capture her uproarious yet deeply faithful view of the world. Now she brings to book form her keen eye for the absurd as she reveals her experiences growing up in a small Tennessee town. From the time an escaped albino…

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by MacLean, Nancy 320.5309 MACLEAN

Democracy in Chains : the Deep History of the Radical Right's Stealth Plan for A

"An explosive expose of the right's relentless campaign to eliminate unions, suppress voting, privatize public education, and change the Constitution. "Perhaps the best explanation to date of the roots of the political divide that threatens to irrevocably alter American government." --Booklist (starred review) Behind t…

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by Byrd, Cathy, 133.9013 BYRD

The Boy Who Knew Too Much : an Astounding True Story of a Young Boy's Past-life

This is a powerful and inspirational story about a young baseball prodigy who, at the age of two, began sharing vivid memories of being a baseball player in the 1920s and 30s. Christian Haupt described historical facts about Lou Gehrig that he could not have possibly known at the time. Distraught by their son's uncanny…

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by Laurence, Meredith 641.77 LAURENC

Air Fry Genius

Collects over one hundred recipes that allow readers to get the most out of their air fryer, including such offerings as fried brie with cherry tomatoes, pork taco gorditas, lemon sage roast chicken, and smashed fried baby potatoes.…

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by Haddish, Tiffany, B HADDISH HADDISH

The Last Black Unicorn

Stand-up comedian and actress Tiffany Haddish grew up in one of the poorest parts of South Central Los Angeles. Her mother wound up with a debilitating brain injury after surviving a car accident. Tiffany never fit in anywhere: not in the households she rotated through in the foster care system, and certainly not the n…

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by Harari, Yuval N. 909 HARARI

Sapiens : a Brief History of Humankind

"One hundred thousand years ago, at least six different species of humans inhabited Earth. Yet today there is only one--homo sapiens. What happened to the others? And what may happen to us? Most books about the history of humanity pursue either a historical or a biological approach, but Dr. Yuval Noah Harari breaks the…

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by Sheff, Nic 362.299 SHEFF

Tweak : Growing Up on Methamphetamines

The author details his immersion in a world of hardcore drugs, revealing the mental and physical depths of addiction, and the violent relapse one summer in California that forever changed his life, leading him down the road to recovery.…

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by Duckworth, Angela 158.1 DUCKWOR

Grit : the Power of Passion and Perseverance

"In this must-read book for anyone striving to succeed, pioneering psychologist Angela Duckworth shows parents, educators, athletes, students, and business people--both seasoned and new--that the secret to outstanding achievement is not talent but a focused persistence called "grit." Why do some people succeed and othe…

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by Abrams, Stacey, B ABRAMS ABRAMS

Lead from the Outside : How to Build Your Future and Make Real Change

Leadership is hard. Convincing others--and yourself--that you are capable of taking charge and achieving more requires insight and courage. Lead from the Outside is the handbook for outsiders, written with an eye toward the challenges that hinder women, people of color, the working class, members of the LGBTQ community…

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by Attkisson, Sharyl, 070.4 ATTKISS

The Smear : How Shady Political Operatives and Fake News Control What You See, W

The veteran journalist exposes the practices of opposition research to reveal how political leaders use their influence to shape public opinion, connecting popular misconceptions to strategic smear campaigns that have influenced voters.…

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by Andersen, Sarah 741.5973 ANDERSE

Herding Cats : a "sarah's Scribbles" Collection

(3z(BWith characteristic wit and charm, Sarah Andersens third collection of comics and illustrated personal essays offers a survival guide for frantic modern life: from the importance of avoiding morning people, to Internet troll defense 101, to the not-so-life-changing futility of tidying up. But when all else fails…

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by Chan, Francis, 248.4 CHAN

Letters to the Church

Reminds us how powerful the Church can be and calls this generation to passionately pursue God's vision for His beloved Bride.…

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by Werner-Gray, Liana, 616.994 WERNER

Cancer-free with Food : a Step-by-step Plan with 100+ Recipes to Fight Disease,

"Supported by the powerhouse team behind The Truth About Cancer, best-selling natural-health author Liana Werner-Gray offers a simple yet comprehensive guide to nutrition for those who have been diagnosed with cancer. You've been diagnosed with cancer, and all you want is a simple guide of what to eat and what to avoid…

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by Williams, Brittany, 641.5884 WILLIAM

Instant Loss Cookbook : Cook Your Way to a Healthy Weight with 125 Recipes for Y

"125 fast, easy, and tasty whole food-based recipes for anyone looking to lose weight, from the ... blogger who lost over 125 lbs in a year by making all her meals from scratch, aided by her Instant Pot"--…

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by Rallison, James 818.602 RALLISO

The Odd 1s out : How to Be Cool and Other Things I Definitely Learned from Growi

Like any shy teen turned young adult, YouTube star James Rallison ("The Odd 1s Out") is used to being on the outside looking in. He wasn't partying in high school or winning football games like his older brother. Instead, he posted comics on the Internet. Now, he's ready to share his hard-earned advice from his 21 year…

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by Walker, Matthew P. 612.821 WALKER

Why We Sleep : Unlocking the Power of Sleep and Dreams

"The first sleep book by a leading scientific expert--Professor Matthew Walker, Director of UC Berkeley's Sleep and Neuroimaging Lab--reveals his groundbreaking exploration of sleep, explaining how we can harness its transformative power to change our lives for the better. Sleep is one of the most important but least u…

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by Pollan, Michael 615.7883 POLLAN

How to Change Your Mind : What the New Science of Psychedelics Teaches Us About

"A brilliant and brave investigation by Michael Pollan, author of five New York Times best sellers, into the medical and scientific revolution taking place around psychedelic drugs--and the spellbinding story of his own life-changing psychedelic experiences. When Michael Pollan set out to research how LSD and psilocybi…

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by Bourdain, Anthony B-BOURDAIN BOURDAI

Medium Raw : a Bloody Valentine to the World of Food and the People Who Cook

Tracking his own strange and unexpected voyage from journeyman cook to globe-traveling professional eater and drinker, and even to fatherhood, Bourdain takes no prisoners as he dissects what he's seen, pausing along the way for a series of confessions, rants, investigations, and interrogations of some of the most contr…

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Instant Pot Miracle : from the Gourmet to Everyday, 175 Must-have Recipes.

Features Instant Pot pressure cooker recipes for everything from breakfast to dessert, including such offerings as bacon and egg breakfast bowl, beef chili, chicken noodle soup, Thai quinoa salad, raspberry cheesecake, and orange marmalade.…

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Rising Strong

"With her 2010 TED talk on the power of vulnerability (over 18 million views), her bestselling books on the transformative gifts of shame and vulnerability, and her inspiring call for wholehearted living, Brene Brown has changed the cultural conversation. Her work has been embraced by Oprah Winfrey and corporate leader…

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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 Rule, Ann B-BUNDY RULE

The Stranger Beside Me

The #1 "New York Times"-bestselling true crime writer tells the chilling tale of how she came to learn that Ted Bundy, her close friend and colleague at a Seattle crisis hotline, was in fact a savage serial killer.…

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by Cole, Will 613.2833 COLE

Keto-tarian : the (mostly) Plant-based Plan to Burn Fat, Boost Your Energy, Crus

The keto craze is just getting warmed up. The ketogenic diet kick-starts your body's metabolism so it burns fat, instead of sugar, as its primary fuel. But most ketogenic plans are meat- and dairy-heavy, creating a host of other problems, especially for those who prefer plants at the center of the plate. Dr. Will Cole …

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by Isaacson, Walter B LEONARDO ISAACSO

Leonardo Da Vinci

"He was history's most creative genius. What secrets can he teach us? The author of the acclaimed bestsellers Steve Jobs, Einstein, and Benjamin Franklin brings Leonardo da Vinci to life in this exciting new biography. Based on thousands of pages from Leonardo's astonishing notebooks and new discoveries about his life …

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by Knight, Philip H., B-KNIGHT KNIGHT

Shoe Dog : a Memoir by the Creator of Nike

"In this candid and riveting memoir, for the first time ever, Nike founder and CEO Phil Knight shares the inside story of the company's early days as an intrepid start-up and its evolution into one of the world's most iconic, game-changing, and profitable brands. In 1962, fresh out of business school, Phil Knight borro…

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by Mundy, Liza, 940.5486 MUNDY

Code Girls : the Untold Story of the American Women Code Breakers of World War I

Recruited by the U.S. Army and Navy from small towns and elite colleges, more than ten thousand women served as codebreakers during World War II. While their brothers and boyfriends took up arms, these women moved to Washington and learned the meticulous work of code-breaking. Their efforts shortened the war, saved cou…

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by Smith, Joyce 248.32 SMITH

Breakthrough : the Miraculous Story of a Mother's Faith and Her Child's Resurrec

When Joyce Smith's fourteen-year-old son John fell through an icy Missouri lake one winter morning, she and her family had seemingly lost everything. At the hospital, John lay lifeless for more than sixty minutes. But Joyce was not ready to give up on her son. She mustered all her faith and strength into one force and …

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by Flanders, Cait, 153.8 FLANDER

The Year of Less : How I Stopped Shopping, Gave Away My Belongings, and Discover

"In her late twenties, Cait Flanders found herself stuck in the consumerism cycle that grips so many of us: earn more, buy more, want more, rinse, repeat. Even after she worked her way out of nearly $30,000 of consumer debt, her old habits took hold again. When she realized that nothing she was doing or buying was maki…

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by Sheff, David 362.299 SHEFF

Beautiful Boy : a Father's Journey Through His Son's Addiction

The story of one teenager's descent into methamphetamine addiction is told from his father's point of view, describing how a varsity athlete and honor student became addicted to the dangerous drug and its impact on his family.…

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by Harari, Yuval N. 909.83 HARARI

Homo Deus : a Brief History of Tomorrow

"Over the past century humankind has managed to do the impossible and rein in famine, plague, and war. This may seem hard to accept, but, as Harari explains in his trademark style--thorough, yet riveting--famine, plague and war have been transformed from incomprehensible and uncontrollable forces of nature into managea…

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by Blakeslee, Nate, 599.773 BLAKESL

American Wolf : a True Story of Survival and Obsession in the West

The story of the rise of a Yellowstone wolf, and what her life and death tell us about the struggle for the American West. --…

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by Abrams, Stacey, B ABRAMS ABRAMS

Lead from the Outside : How to Build Your Future and Make Real Change

Offers guidance for people who live outside of traditionally powerful social groups to pursue leadership and success by recognizing their own passion and pursuing it with the special perspective, tools, and strengths that come from being on the outside.…

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by Vance, J. D. B-VANCE VANCE

Hillbilly Elegy : a Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis

Shares the story of the author's family and upbringing, describing how they moved from poverty to an upwardly mobile clan that included the author, a Yale Law School graduate, while navigating the demands of middle class life and the collective demons of the past.…

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by Callahan, John, B CALLAHAN CALLAHA

Don't Worry, He Won't Get Far on Foot

In 1972, at the age of 21, John Callahan was involved in a car crash that severed his spine and made him a quadriplegic. A heavy drinker since the age of 12 (alcohol had played a role in his crash), the accident could have been the beginning of a downward spiral. Instead, it sparked a personal transformation. After ext…

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by Biden, Joseph R. B BIDEN BIDEN

Promise Me Dad : a Year of Hope, Hardship, and Purpose

The former vice-president of the United States chronicles the difficult final year of his son's battle with cancer, his efforts to balance his responsibilities to the country and his family, and the lessons he learned.…

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by Cavallari, Kristin, 641.563 CAVALLA

True Roots : a Mindful Kitchen with More Than 100 Recipes Free of Gluten, Dairy,

In her first book, Kristin Cavallari shared her personal journey along with her tips on everything from style to relationships. And now, with True Roots, Cavallari shows you that improving the way you eat doesn't have to be difficult--a clean and toxin-free diet can and should be fun, easy, and enjoyable. She learned t…

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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 Kellogg, Kathryn, 640.286 KELLOGG

101 Ways to Go Zero Waste Kathryn Kellogg.

We all know how important it is to reduce our environmental footprint, but it can be daunting to know where to begin. Enter Kathryn Kellogg, who can fit all her trash from the past two years into a 16-ounce mason jar. How? She starts by saying (3z(Bno(3y (Bto straws and grocery bags, and (3z(Byes(3y (Bto a reus…

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by Stark, Peter, NW 978.02 STARK

Astoria : John Jacob Astor and Thomas Jefferson's Lost Pacific Empire : a Story

Documents the 1810 to 1813 expedition, financed by millionaire John Jacob Astor and encouraged by Thomas Jefferson, to establish Fort Astoria, a trading post on the Columbia River in the Pacific Northwest.…

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by Pitre, Urvashi 641.77 PITRE

Every Day Easy Air Fryer : 100 Recipes Bursting with Flavor

So you've bought an air fryer, and you're using it to make fries and packaged foods, but don't see what the fuss was about. Pitre shows you how to start with fresh ingredients to make delicious, healthy dishes which mostly require about ten minutes of prep, a little time to marinate, and approximately fifteen-minutes o…

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by Strayed, Cheryl, B-STRAYED STRAYED

Wild : from Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail

A powerful, blazingly honest, inspiring memoir: the story of a 1,100 mile solo hike that broke down a young woman reeling from catastrophe--and built her back up again.…

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by Desmond, Matthew 339.4609 DESMOND

Evicted : Poverty and Profit in the American City

"[The author] takes us into the poorest neighborhoods of Milwaukee to tell the story of eight families on the edge. Arleen is a single mother trying to raise her two sons on the 20 dollars a month she has left after paying for their rundown apartment. Scott is a gentle nurse consumed by a heroin addiction. Lamar, a man…

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by Maldonado, Guillermo 248.32 MALDONA

Breakthrough Prayer : Where God Always Hears and Answers

"Breakthrough Prayer shows how to build momentum in your prayer life--creating a spiritual atmosphere in which God moves powerfully--provides essential keys for breakthrough, and explains how to have all your prayers answered according to God's will and Word"--…

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by Rankine, Claudia, 814.6 RANKINE

Citizen : an American Lyric

"Claudia Rankine's bold new book recounts mounting racial aggressions in ongoing encounters in twenty-first-century daily life and in the media. Some of these encounters are slights, seeming slips of the tongue, and some are intentional offensives in the classroom, at the supermarket, at home, on the tennis court with …

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by Davies, Simone. 371.392 DAVIES

The Montessori Toddler : a Parent's Guide to Raising a Curious and Responsible H

An inspiring, beautifully designed guide for parents of toddlers looking to bring the principles of Montessori education--curiosity, independence, respect--into their daily lives.…

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by Lieberstein, Andrea 616.8526 LIEBERS

Well Nourished : Mindful Practices to Heal Your Relationship with Food, Feed You

There is much more to nourishing yourself than simply eating food. After a long day of feeling run down and exhausted, what you're really hungering for is other forms of nourishment. Well Nourished is here to show you how to live a life where feel nourished emotionally, intellectually, physically, socially, and creativ…

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by Goff, Bob 248.4 GOFF

Everybody Always : Becoming Love in a World Full of Setbacks and Difficult Peopl

What happens when we stop avoiding difficult people and simply love everyone? In his wildly entertaining and inspiring follow-up to the New York Times bestselling phenomenon Love Does, Bob Goff takes readers on a life-altering journey into the secret of living without fear, care, constraint, or worry. The path toward t…

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The Line Becomes a River

"A former Border Patrol agent's haunting experience of an unnatural divide and the lives caught on either side, struggling to cross or to defend it"--…

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by Tutu, Desmond 179.9 TUTU

The Book of Forgiving : the Fourfold Path for Healing Ourselves and Our World

"Nobel laureate Archbishop Desmond Tutu has witnessed some of the worst crimes people can inflict on others. So wherever he goes, he inevitably gets asked this question. This book is his answer. Writing with his daughter, Mpho, an Anglican priest, they lay out the simple but profound truths about the significance of fo…

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by Conley, Garrard B-CONLEY CONLEY

Boy Erased : a Memoir

"The son of a Baptist pastor and deeply embedded in church life in small-town Arkansas, Garrard Conley was terrified and conflicted about his sexuality as a young man. When Garrard was a nineteen-year-old college student, he was outed to his parents, and was forced to make a life-changing decision: either agree to atte…

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by Ginsburg, Ruth Bader 347.7326 GINSBUR

My Own Words

"The first book from Ruth Bader Ginsburg since becoming a Supreme Court Justice in 1993--a witty, engaging, serious, and playful collection of writings and speeches from the woman who has had a powerful and enduring influence on law, women's rights, and popular culture. My Own Words is a selection of writings and speec…

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by Vincent, Lynn 940.5426 VINCENT

Indianapolis : the True Story of the Worst Sea Disaster in U.s. Naval History an

"Based on years of original research and new reporting, two acclaimed authors deliver the riveting and emotionally wrenching full story of the worst sea disaster in United States naval history: the sinking of the USS Indianapolis during World War II--and the fifty-year fight to exonerate the captain after a wrongful co…

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by Blakeslee, Nate, 599.773 BLAKESL

American Wolf : a True Story of Survival and Obsession in the West

The story of the rise of a Yellowstone wolf, and what her life and death and death tell us about the struggle for the American West. --…

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by Willis-Abdurraqib, Hanif 782.4216 WILLIS

Go Ahead in the Rain : Notes to A Tribe Called Quest

How does one pay homage to A Tribe Called Quest? The seminal rap group brought jazz into the genre, resurrecting timeless rhythms to create masterpieces such as The Low End Theory and Midnight Marauders. Seventeen years after their last album, they resurrected themselves with an intense, socially conscious record, We G…

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by Levine, Joshua, 940.5421 LEVINE

Dunkirk : the History Behind the Major Motion Picture

The Battle of Dunkirk, in May/June 1940, is remembered as a stunning defeat, yet a major victory as well. The Nazis had beaten back the Allies and pushed them across France to the northern port of Dunkirk. In the ultimate race against time, more than 300,000 Allied soldiers were daringly evacuated across the Channel. T…

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by Sellou, Abdel, B SELLOU SELLOU

The Upside : a Memoir

Abdel Sellou and Philippe Pozzo di Borgo were two people marginalized by society: Sellou a wisecracking, unemployed immigrant, just out on parole; Pozzo a man born to wealth and privilege, recently paralyzed from the neck down after a paragliding accident. How they came to help each other, and the unlikely friendship t…

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