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The Hardest Job in the World: The American Presidency

John Dickerson · Random House
Pages: 560
Format: Hardcover

"The office is kinda like the little country boy found a hoochie coochie show at the carnival. Once he paid his dime and got inside the tent: it ain't exactly as it was advertised."--Lyndon JohnsonImagine you have just been elected president. You are now commander-in-chief,...
 
 
Organic Gardening for Everyone: Homegrown Vegetables Made Easy

CaliKim · Cool Springs Press
Pages: 160
Format: Paperback

If you want to grow healthy vegetables at home, but have hesitated because it seems too hard and time consuming, Organic Gardening for Everyone is your perfect hands-on guide - an "if I can do it, you can do it" case study that addresses your concerns and gets you started.

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Chicken Soup for the Soul: Believe in Miracles: 101 Stories of Hope, Answered Prayers and Divine Intervention

Amy Newmark · Chicken Soup for the Soul
Pages: 352
Format: Paperback

Miracles happen every day. These true stories of answered prayers, divine intervention, messages from heaven and miraculous healing will give you hope and deepen your faith. Miracles are all around us - we just have to open our eyes and our hearts to them - and believe. They happen every...
 
 
Reduce, Reuse, Reimagine: Sorting Out the Recycling System

Beth Porter · Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Pages: 218
Format: Hardcover

Ecosystems require balance to survive, and when that balance is compromised, disaster can fall onto the system as a whole. A healthy ecosystem, like an economic system, calls for competing forces to ultimately work cooperatively in some ways to keep the larger system afloat. There are finite...
 
 
Insta-style for Your Living Space: Inventive ideas and quick fixes to create a stylish home

Joanna Thornhill · CICO Books
Pages: 192
Format: Hardcover

Refurb your living space with budget-friendly upcycling ideas to create a home that is as chic as your wardrobe. Here you'll discover standout interiors and the secrets behind how their inhabitants created their luxurious feel without breaking the bank.Refurb your living space with...
 
 
Computer Basics Absolute Beginner's Guide, Windows 10 Edition

Michael Miller · Que Publishing
Format: Book

Updated for the Latest Windows 10 2019

This is today’s best beginner’s guide to using your computer or tablet with the Windows 10 operating system. Make the most of your Windows 10 notebook or desktop computer—without becoming a technical...

 
 
In Awe: Rediscover Your Childlike Wonder to Unleash Inspiration, Meaning, and Joy

John O'Leary · Currency
Pages: 272
Format: Hardcover

The #1 bestselling author of On Fire shows us how to recapture and harness our childlike sense of wonder in order to become more engaged, successful, and fulfilled. There once was a time when we joyfully raised our hands to answer questions, connected easily with others, believed that anything...
 
 
Countdown 1945: The Extraordinary Story of the 116 Days that Changed the World

Chris Wallace · Avid Reader Press / Simon & Schuster
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

From Chris Wallace, the veteran journalist and anchor of Fox News Sunday, comes an electrifying behind-the-scenes account of the secret meetings and events across the globe during the 116 days leading up to the world's first use of the atomic bomb in wartime - the American attack on Hiroshima...
 
 
Democracy in One Book or Less: How It Works, Why It Doesn't, and Why Fixing It Is Easier Than You Think

David Litt · Ecco
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

Bill Bryson meets Thomas Frank in the true story of how power-hungry politicians broke American democracy -- and why fixing it is easier than you think -- from the New York Times bestselling author of Thanks, ObamaHere's something true for almost every American. The democracy you live...
 
 
Cults Uncovered: True Stories of Mind Control and Murder

DK · DK PUB
Format: Book

The shocking truth about some of the most disturbing, criminal cults that have ever existed.

How did Charles Manson inspire his "family" to launch a campaign of murder? What twisted ideology lay behind horrific events like the Waco Siege, the Aum Shinrikyo's...

 
 
Dot Con: The Art of Scamming a Scammer

James Veitch · Hachette Books
Pages: 192
Format: Hardcover

From viral comedy sensation James Veitch (as seen on TED, Conan, and The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon) comes a collection of laugh-out-loud funny exchanges with email scammers. The Nigerian prince eager to fork over his inheritance, the family friend stranded unexpectedly in Norway,...
 
 
Demagogue: The Life and Long Shadow of Senator Joe McCarthy

Larry Tye · HOUGHTON MIFFLIN
Pages: 608
Format: Hardcover

In the long history of American demagogues, from Huey Long to Donald Trump, never has one man caused so much damage in such a short time as Senator Joseph McCarthy. We still use “McCarthyism” to stand for outrageous charges of guilt by association, a weapon of polarizing slander. From...
 
 
The Dragons, the Giant, the Women: A Memoir

Wayétu Moore · Graywolf Press
Pages: 272
Format: Hardcover

An engrossing memoir of escaping the First Liberian Civil War and building a life in the United StatesWhen Wayétu Moore turns five years old, her father and grandmother throw her a big birthday party at their home in Monrovia, Liberia, but all she can think about is how much she misses...
 
 
When Your Best Isn't Good Enough

Kevin Leman · Revell
Pages: 256
Format: Paperback

Are you an expert at finding flaws within yourself? Do you tend to procrastinate, set unrealistic goals, or continually try to please others? Writing in his warm and direct style, Dr. Kevin Leman shows you how to value your talents and gifts and accept your shortcomings. He shows how the way we develop...
 
 
Mindfulness For Dummies

Shamash Alidina · For Dummies
Pages: 360
Format: Paperback

Breathe deep, declutter your mind, and start leading a healthier, happier life The worry won't stop. You're feeling stressed out, the day-to-day seems overwhelming, and it seems difficult to do the simplest things. How can you escape this continual negative feedback loop? Mindfulness...
 
 
Whatever It Took: An American Paratrooper's Extraordinary Memoir of Escape, Survival, and Heroism in the Last Days of World War II

Henry Langrehr · William Morrow
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

Published to mark the 75th anniversary of VE Day, an unforgettable never-before-told first-person account of World War II: the true story of an American paratrooper who survived D-Day, was captured and imprisoned in a Nazi work camp, and made a daring escape to freedom. Now at 95, one of the few living...
 
 
When the World Feels Like a Scary Place: Essential Conversations for Parents and Worried Kids

Gewirtz, Abigail · WORKMAN PR
Format: Book

"A terrific book for parents who want to know how to talk about difficult, emotional issues with children."––Nancy Eisenberg, Regents' Professor of Psychology, Arizona State University 

​Includes how to talk to your kids about COVID-19.

 
 
Botany for the Artist

Sarah Simblet · DK
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

Join artist Sarah Simblet on an inspirational journey of discovery as she makes drawings of every type of plant.From the tiniest mosses to exotic flowers and majestic trees, this book shows how understanding botany will give your portraits of plants vibrancy and life. In Botany for the Artist,...