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Border Odyssey: Travels along the U.S./Mexico Divide

Charles D. Jr. Thompson · University of Texas Press
Format: Hardcover

We were trying to change the vision and the conversation about border fears.Border Odyssey takes us on a drive toward understanding the U.S.Mexico divide all 1,969 miles—from Boca Chica to Tijuana—pressing on with the useful fiction of a map.We needed to go to the place where countless...
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Textastrophe: A Collection of Hilariously Catastrophic Text Pranks

Matt Andrews · St. Martin's Griffin; First Edition edition
Format: Print book

Once upon a time, prank phone calls were the best way to procrastinate, but in 2015, they’re so passé. Instead, Matt Andrews has mastered the art of prank texting. What happens when you offer to barter two sub-sandwiches for a used motorcycle? Who do you call when you want to build...
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Mapping Detroit: Land, Community, and Shaping a City

June Manning Thomas · Wayne State University Press
Format: Print book

One of Detroits most defining modern characteristics-and most pressing dilemmas-is its huge amount of neglected and vacant land. In Mapping Detroit Land, Community, and Shaping a City, editors June Manning Thomas and Henco Bekkering use chapters based on a variety of maps to shed light...
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Start Your Own Senior Services Business: Adult Day-Care, Relocation Service, Home-Care, Transportation Service, Concierge, Travel Service

Entrepreneur Press · Entrepreneur Press; Third Edition edition
Format: Paperback

The senior population is multiplying by the millions! In fact, during the next 25 years, the senior population in America is expected to double - growing faster than the total population in every state. This means one thing: a tremendous opportunity for aspiring and compassionate entrepreneurs.Readers...
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Whipping Boy: The Forty-Year Search for My Twelve-Year-Old Bully

Allen Kurzweil · Harpercollins
Format: Hardcover

The true account of one boy's lifelong search for his boarding-school bully.Equal parts childhood memoir and literary thriller, Whipping Boy chronicles prize-winning author Allen Kurzweil's search for his twelve-year-old nemesis, a bully named Cesar Augustus. The obsessive inquiry,...
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How to Be a Heroine: Or, What I've Learned from Reading too Much

Samantha Ellis · Vintage
Pages: 264
Format: Paperback

While debating literature's greatest heroines with her best friend, thirtysomething playwright Samantha Ellis has a revelation - her whole life, she's been trying to be Cathy Earnshaw of Wuthering Heights when she should have been trying to be Jane Eyre. With this discovery, she embarks...
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Natural Posture for Pain-Free Living: The Practice of Mindful Alignment

Kathleen Porter · Healing Arts Press; 2nd Edition, New Edition of Ageless Spine, Lasting Health edition
Format: Paperback

Restoring healthy posture from childhood for relief from chronic pain, easy flexibility, and enduring strength and vitality well into old age * Offers 12 physical exercises to become mindful of your posture and discover pain-free alignment of your pelvis, rib cage, shoulders, neck, and back...
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Best New Poets 2014: 50 Poems from Emerging Writers

Jazzy Danziger · Samovar Press/Meridian
Format: Print book

Entering its ninth year, Best New Poets has established itself as a crucial venue for rising poets and a valuable resource for poetry lovers. The only publication of its kind, this annual anthology is made up exclusively of work by writers who have not yet published a full-length book....
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You Can Begin Again: No Matter What, It's Never Too Late

Joyce Meyer · FaithWords
Pages: 195
Format: Hardcover

It's never too late for a new beginning. Look closely and you'll see that theme all through the Bible. Page after page, God delights in turning tragic endings into new beginnings. A childless woman conceives in her old age; a fearful, self-conscious shepherd becomes a leader of millions;...
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If This Isn't Nice, What Is?: Advice to the Young-The Graduation Speeches

Kurt Vonnegut · Seven Stories Press
Format: Hardcover

Best known as one of our most astonishing and enduring contemporary novelists, Kurt Vonnegut was also a celebrated commencement address giver. He himself never graduated college, so his words to any class of graduating seniors always carried the delight, and gentle irony, of someone savoring...
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Gummi Bears Should Not Be Organic: And Other Opinions I Can't Back Up With Facts

Stefanie Wilder-Taylor · Gallery Books
Pages: 256
Format: Paperback

From the popular mommy blogger and seasoned author of Sippy Cups Are Not for Chardonnay and Naptime Is the New Happy Hour comes this hilarious book of honest, no-holds-barred musings on motherhood.Stefanie Wilder-Taylor is officially fed up with the endless mommy fads, trends, studies,...
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So We Read On: How The Great Gatsby Came to Be and Why It Endures

Maureen Corrigan · Little, Brown and Company; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

Named an "Editors Choice" by The New York Times and a "Best Book of 2014" by Library Journal, The Philadelphia Inquirer, and The Kansas City Star
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I Must Say: My Life As a Humble Comedy Legend

Martin Short · Harpercollins
Pages: 320
Format: Print book

In this engagingly witty, wise, and heartfelt memoir, Martin Short tells the tale of how a showbiz-obsessed kid from Canada transformed himself into one of Hollywood's favorite funnymen, known to his famous peers as the "comedian's comedian."Martin Short takes you on a rich, hilarious,...
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The Paleo Foodie Cookbook: 120 Food Lover's Recipes for Healthy, Gluten-Free, Grain-Free and Delicious Meals

Arsy Vartanian · Page Street Publishing
Format: Hardcover

Excite Your Inner Food Lover with the Best Paleo Recipes Out ThereArsy Vartanian, Paleo Foodie and author of the bestselling cookbook The Paleo Slow Cooker, is ready to share only the best of the best Paleo recipes thatll have your mouth watering.Arsys delicious and nutritious recipes range...
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This Nonviolent Stuff'll Get You Killed: How Guns Made the Civil Rights Movement Possible

Charles E. Cobb Jr. · Basic Books
Format: Hardcover

Visiting Martin Luther King Jr. at the peak of the Montgomery, Alabama bus boycott, journalist William Worthy almost sat on a loaded pistol. Just for self defense, King assured him. It was not the only weapon King kept for such a purpose one of his advisors remembered the reverends Montgomery,...
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Birnbaum's 2016 Walt Disney World: The Official Guide

Birnbaum Guides · Disney Editions
Format: Print book

Birnbaum is the most respected and well-known name in Disney guides--and the only official guide. This updated edition of Birnbaum's Walt Disney World Resort takes readers through Disney's biggest resort with ease and flair and includes the most accurate, current information on prices and attractions.
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Live Right and Find Happiness

Dave Barry · G.P. Putnam's Sons; 1st edition
Format: Hardcover

During the course of living (mumble, mumble) years, Dave Barry has learned much of wisdom,* (*actual wisdom not guaranteed) and he is eager to pass it on - to the next generation, the generation after that, and to those idiots who make driving to the grocery store in Florida a death-defying...
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Dark Spell: Surviving the Sentence

Mara Leveritt · CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform; 1 edition
Format: Print book

For many who've heard of the West Memphis Three--especially through "Devil's Knot" and/or the feature film based on that book, the story of their trials ended when the court handed down their sentences. For the teenagers, though, that moment marked the start of yet another...
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Screenwriting For Dummies

Laura Schellhardt
Format: Paperback

Write a great script and get it into the hands of the Hollywood players! So you want to be a screenwriter? Whether you want to write a feature film or a TV script or adapt your favorite book, this friendly guide gives you expert advice in everything from creating your s
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Black Diamonds: The Downfall of an Aristocratic Dynasty and the Fifty Years That Changed England

Catherine Bailey · Penguin Books
Format: Book

From the New York Times–bestselling author of The Secret Rooms, the extraordinary true story of the downfall of one of England’s wealthiest familiesFans of Downton Abbey now have a go-to resource for fascinating, real-life stories of the spectacular lives led by England’s...
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Post Office Jobs: The Ultimate 473 Postal Exam Study Guide and Job FInder

Dennis V Damp · Bookhaven Press LLC
Pages: 224
Format: Print book

The all-new sixth-edition of Post Office Jobs provides an overview of what jobs are available, including many that don't require written tests and how to apply for them. You will also find a comprehensive 473/473E study guide with helpful test-taking strategies that could dramatically...
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I'll Have What She's Having: My Adventures in Celebrity Dieting

Rebecca Harrington · Vintage
Format: Book

A hilarious look at the eating habits of the fit and famous--from Gwyneth's goji berry and quail egg concoctions to Jackie Kennedy's baked potato and Beluga caviar regimen--Rebecca Harrington leaves no cabbage soup unstirred in her wickedly funny, wildly absurd quest to diet like...
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Yogurt Culture: A Global Look at How to Make, Bake, Sip, and Chill the World's Creamiest, Healthiest Food

Cheryl Sternman Rule · Rux Martin/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Format: Hardcover

Long celebrated as a versatile ingredient in cuisines across the globe, yogurt has recently emerged as a food of nearly unparalleled growth here in the United States. The time has come for a modern, far-ranging cookbook devoted to its untapped culinary uses. In Yogurt Culture, award-winning...
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Once Upon a Time: A Short History of Fairy Tale

Marina Warner · Oxford University Press; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

From wicked queens, beautiful princesses, elves, monsters, and goblins to giants, glass slippers, poisoned apples, magic keys, and mirrors, the characters and images of fairy tales have cast a spell over readers and audiences, both adults and children, for centuries. These fantastic stories...
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The Most Dangerous Book: The Battle for James Joyce's Ulysses

Kevin Birmingham · Penguin Group USA
Pages: 417
Format: Hardcover

"A great story - how modernism brought down the regime of censorship - told as a great story. Kevin Birmingham's imaginative scholarship brings Joyce and his world to life. There is a fresh detail on nearly every page." - Louis Menand, Pulitzer prize-winning author of The Metaphysical...
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Dangerous Odds: My Secret Life Inside an Illegal Billion Dollar Sports Betting Operation

Marisa Lankester · Cappuccino Books Publishing
Format: Hardcover

Soon to be a WARNER BROS. movie starring MARGOT ROBBIE Wolf of Wall Street, Focus, produced by Film 360 Game of Thrones. DANGEROUS ODDS - a True Crime Thriller Memoire -  is the explosive, never been told, behind the scenes look into the world of illegal sports betting, revealed by an insider,...
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Changing the Conversation: The 17 Principles of Conflict Resolution

Dana Caspersen · Penguin Books
Pages: 272
Format: Paperback

The seventeen key principles for transforming conflict - in a beautiful package from the creator of The 48 Laws of PowerFrom Joost Elffers, the packaging genius behind the huge New York Times bestsellers The 48 Laws of Power, The 33 Strategies of War, and The Art of Seduction, comes this...
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Obsessed: America's Food Addiction--and My Own

Mika Brzezinski · Weinstein Books; First Trade Paper Edition edition
Format: Book

Mika Brzezinski is at war against obesity. On Morning Joe, she is often so adamant about improving America’s eating habits that some people have dubbed her “the food Nazi.” What they don’t know is that Mika wages a personal fight against unhealthy eating habits every...
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They Call Me Baba Booey

Artie Lange · Spiegel & Grau; Reprint edition
Format: Kindle Edition

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Includes all-new ma-ma-material! ALL NEW CHAPTER: Baba Booey's Afghanistan Journal! and . . . the Shvoogie Buzzer story! One of pop culture's great enduring unsung heroes: Gary Dell'Abate, Howard Stern Show producer, miracle worker, professional good sport, and servant...
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Save the Date: The Occasional Mortifications of a Serial Wedding Guest

Jen Doll · Riverhead Books
Format: Hardcover

From a fresh and exciting new voice, a hilarious and insightful examination of the search for love and the meaning of marriage in a time of anxiety, independence, and indecision.Weddings. Theyre fun, festive, and joyful, and at a time when people marry later in life—and sometimes not at all—they...
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Paper Quilling Chinese Style: Create Unique Paper Quilling Projects that Bridge Western Crafts and Traditional Chinese Arts

Zhu Liqun Paper Arts Museum · Shanghai Press; Hardcover with Jacket edition
Format: Hardcover

Paper quilling, a Western art that creates designs using paper strips in clever, inventive ways, gets an Eastern flavor in craft book Paper Quilling Chinese Style.Sure to delight the myriad and diverse group of crafters who have fallen in love with quilling, this lovely book uses traditional...
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ZeroZeroZero

Roberto Saviano
Format: Book

From the author of the #1 international bestseller Gomorrah comes an electrifying investigation of the international cocaine trade, as vicious as it is powerful, and its hidden role in the global economy In many countries, "000" flour is the finest on the market. It is hard to find,...
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The Best American Poetry 2014

David Lehman · Scribner
Format: Hardcover

Edited by the National Book Award-winning poet Terrance Hayes, the foremost annual anthology of contemporary American poetry returns A best anthology that really lives up to its title Chicago Tribune. The first book of poetry that Terrance Hayes ever bought was the 1990 edition of The Best...
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The Skeleton Crew: How Amateur Sleuths Are Solving America's Coldest Cases

Deborah Halber · Simon & Schuster
Pages: 285
Format: Hardcover

Solving cold cases from the comfort of your living room ... The Skeleton Crew provides an entree into the gritty and tumultuous world of Sherlock Holmes-wannabes who race to beat out law enforcement - and one another - at matching missing persons with unidentified remains. In America today,...
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Wide-Open World: How Volunteering Around the Globe Changed One Family's Lives Forever

John Marshall · Ballantine Books; First Printing edition
Format: Hardcover

For readers of Three Cups of Tea; Eat, Pray, Love; and Wild comes the inspiring story of an ordinary American family that embarks on an extraordinary journey. Wide-Open World follows the Marshall family as they volunteer their way around the globe, living in a monkey sanctuary in Costa...
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The Greenhouse Gardener's Manual

Roger Marshall · Timber Press
Format: Book

The ultimate guide to growing inside! A greenhouse can bring you spectacular rewards - if you know how to maximize its potential. In this easy-to-use guide, Roger Marshall covers all the basics - how to choose, heat, irrigate, and maintain your greenhouse - as well how to grow scores of popular...
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101 Careers in Mathematics - Third Edition

Andrew Sterrett · Mathematical Association of America; 3rd edition
Format: Print book

This third edition of the immensely popular 101 Careers in Mathematics contains updates on the career paths of individuals profiled in the first and second editions, along with many new profiles. No career counselor should be without this valuable resource. The authors of the essays in this...
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Does This Beach Make Me Look Fat?: True Stories and Confessions

Lisa Scottoline · St. Martin's Press, 2015.
Pages: 290
Format: Print book

The unstoppable, irreverent mother-daughter team presents a new collection of funny stories and true confessions that every woman can relate to. From identity theft to the hazards of bicycling to college reunions and eating on the beach, Lisa and Francesca tackle the quirks, absurdities,...
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The Mother of All Booklists: The 500 Most Recommended Nonfiction Reads for Ages 3 to 103

William Patrick Martin · Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Format: Hardcover

The Mother of All BOOKLIST s: The 500 Most Recommended Nonfiction Reads for Ages 3 to 103 is written for parents, grandparents, and teachers unfamiliar with the bewildering array of award and recommended reading lists. This book is a long overdue composite of all the major booklists. It brings...
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How to Photograph Absolutely Everything: Successful Pictures From Your Digital Camera

Tom Ang · DK Publishing; Reprint edition
Pages: 384
Format: Paperback

This paperback edition of How To Photograph Absolutely Everything by renowned photographer, author, and broadcaster Tom Ang, delivers exactly what the title promises. Avoiding intimidating technical jargon, he explains the basic elements of photography - light, color, composition, and focus...
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The Moon Before Morning

W S Merwin · Consortium Book Sales & Dist
Pages: 121
Format: Hardcover

"Merwin's masterfully refined, meditative poems stem from his dwelling mindfully in one beloved place and handling words as though they are seeds, flowers, stones, and water ... Merwin has attained a transcendent and transformative elevation of beaming perception, exquisite balance,...
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Book Publishing 101: Inside Information to Getting Your First Book or Novel Published

Martha Maeda · Atlantic Publishing Group Inc.
Format: Paperback

Nothing rivals the sense of accomplishment that comes from getting your first book published. It is thrilling and exciting to see your name in print. As a first-time author, you are eager to share your work and voice with the world, but you may be wondering just how to break into this challenging...
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A Fifty-Year Silence: Love, War, and a Ruined House in France

Miranda Richmond Mouillot · Crown
Format: Hardcover

A young woman moves across an ocean to uncover the truth about her grandparents' mysterious estrangement and pieces together the extraordinary story of their wartime experiences In 1948, after surviving World War II by escaping Nazi-occupied France for refugee camps in Switzerland,...
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Business Networking For Dummies

Stefan Thomas · For Dummies; 1 edition
Format: Paperback

Grow your business, build your career, find more customers, and build a valuable support network of likeminded business people. Networking is a crucial skill for all professionals and business owners. Quite simply, it's a fast and effective way to build your business or career - and excellent...
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Hemp Bound: Dispatches from the Front Lines of the Next Agricultural Revolution

Doug Fine · Chelsea Green Publishing
Pages: 152
Format: Paperback

The stat sheet on hemp sounds almost too good to be true: its fibers are among the planet's strongest, its seed oil the most nutritious, and its potential as an energy source vast and untapped. Its one downside? For nearly a century, it's been illegal to grow industrial cannabis...
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Where Have You Been?: Selected Essays

Michael Hofmann · Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Format: Hardcover

An adventure with a roving genius of literary criticismMichael Hofmann--poet, translator, and intellectual vagabond--has established himself as one of the keenest critics of contemporary literature. Safely nestled between the covers of Where Have You Been?, he offers a hand to guide us and an encouraging...
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But Enough About You: Essays

Christopher Buckley · Simon & Schuster; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

Christopher Buckley at his best: an extraordinary, wide-ranging selection of essays both hilarious and poignant, irreverent and delightful.In his first book of essays since his 1997 bestseller, Wry Martinis, Buckley delivers a rare combination of big ideas and truly fun writing. Tackling...
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The Best American Nonrequired Reading 2014

Daniel Handler · Mariner Books
Format: Book

Lively, eclectic and surprising. — Minneapolis Star Tribune Daniel Handler, aka Lemony Snicket, author of the enormously popular young adult series A Series of Unfortunate Events, takes over as editor for this volume. He will work with the students of 826 Valencia and 826 Michigan...
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The Price of Silence: The Duke Lacrosse Scandal, the Power of the Elite, and the Corruption of Our Great Universities

William D. Cohan · Scribner
Pages: 653
Format: Hardcover

Bestselling author William D. Cohan, whose reporting and writing have been hailed as "gripping" (the New York Times), "authoritative" (the Washington Post), and "seductively engrossing" (Chicago Tribune), presents a stunning new account of the Duke lacrosse...
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The Getaway Car: A Donald Westlake Nonfiction Miscellany

Donald E. Westlake · University of Chicago Press
Pages: 223
Format: Paperback

Over the course of a fifty-year career, Donald E. Westlake published nearly one hundred books, including not one but two long-running series, starring the hard-hitting Parker and the hapless John Dortmunder. In the six years since his death, Westlake's reputation has only grown, with...
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Full Frontal Feminism: A Young Woman's Guide to Why Feminism Matters

Jessica Valenti · Seal Press; Second Edition edition
Format: Book

Now in its updated second edition, Full Frontal Feminism is a book that continues to embody the forward-looking messages that author Jessica Valenti propagated as founder of the popular website, Feministing.com.Full Frontal Feminism is a smart and relatable guide to the issues that matter...
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DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: New Zealand

DK Publishing · DK Eyewitness Travel; Revised edition
Format: Paperback

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: New Zealand will lead you straight to the best attractions this country has to offer. This fully updated guide includes illustrated 3-D cutaways and floor plans of must-see sights and street-by-street maps of cities and towns. DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: New Zealand...
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Hope: Entertainer of the Century

Richard Zoglin · Simon & Schuster
Format: Hardcover

Revelatoryfascinating The New York Times The first definitive biography of Bob Hope, featuring exclusive and extensive reporting that makes the persuasive case that he was the most important entertainer of the twentieth century. With his topical jokes and his all-American, brash-but-cowardly...
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"You Can Tell Just By Looking": And 20 Other Myths about LGBT Life and People

Michael Bronski · Beacon Press
Format: Print book

2014 Lambda Literary Award Finalist: LGBT NonfictionBreaks down the most commonly held misconceptions about lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people and their lives   In “You Can Tell Just by Looking” three scholars and activists come together to unpack enduring,...
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Letter Composed During a Lull in the Fighting: Poems

Kevin Powers · Little
Pages: 96
Format: Book

The award-winning author of The Yellow Birdsreturns with an extraordinary debut poetry collection. National Book Award finalist, Iraq war veteran, novelist and poet Kevin Powers creates a deeply affecting portrait of a life shaped by war. Letter Composed During a Lull in the Fighting captures...
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Engines of Liberty: The Power of Citizen Activists to Make Constitutional Law

David Cole · Basic Books, 2016.
Pages: 320
Format: Print book

How did gay and lesbian couples' right to marry go from unthinkable to inevitable? How did the individual right to bear arms, dismissed as fraudulent by Chief Justice Warren Burger in 1990, become a constitutional right in 2008? And what compelled President George W. Bush to rein in many...
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Black Mass: Whitey Bulger, the FBI, and a Devil's Deal

Dick Lehr · PublicAffairs
Format: Book

John Connolly and James Whitey Bulger grew up together on the tough streets of South Boston. Decades later in the mid-1970s, they met again. By then, Connolly was a major figure in the FBIs Boston office and Whitey had become godfather of the Irish Mob. Connolly had an idea, a scheme that...
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Made in Detroit: Poems

Marge Piercy · Knopf
Format: Hardcover

A treasure trove of new poems by one of our most sought-after poets: poems that range from descriptions of the Detroit of her childhood to her current life on Cape Cod, from deep appreciations of the natural world to elegies for lost friends and relationships, from a vision of her Jewish...
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Hogfather: A Novel of Discworld

Terry Pratchett

A Novel of Discworld
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The Like Switch: An Ex-FBI Agent's Guide to Influencing, Attracting, and Winning People Over

Jack Schafer · Touchstone
Format: Book

From a former FBI Special Agent specializing in behavior analysis and recruiting spies comes a handbook filled with his proven strategies on how to instantly read people and influence how they perceive you, so you can easily turn on the like switch.The Like Switch is packed with all the tools...
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The Best American Essays 2013

Robert Atwan · Mariner Books
Format: Paperback

Selected and introduced by Cheryl StrayedtheNew York Times best-selling author of Wild andthe writer of the celebrated column Dear Sugar this collection is atreasuretroveof fine writing and thought-provoking essays
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Contain It! English Paper-Pieced Style Accessories

Linda Chaney · American Quilter's Society; 1 edition
Format: Book

This mother-daughter duo makes English paper piecing 3-D and ready for gift giving. Create structurally sturdy fabric containers using English paper-piecing methods. This mixed-technique and pattern book appeals to quilters, sewers, and crafters. Make elegant desk sets, candleholders, vases,...
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I've Still Got It...I Just Can't Remember Where I Put It: Awkwardly True Tales from the Far Side of Forty

Jenna Mccarthy · Berkley
Format: Book

Welcome to Middle Age! Please check your functioning internal thermostat and razor-sharp memory at the door and pour yourself a nice, stiff drink... Jenna McCarthy might be forty-something, but she doesn’t feel forty-something. She certainly doesn’t look forty-something. (Actually...
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Computer Basics Absolute Beginner's Guide, Windows 8.1 Edition

Michael Miller · Que
Pages: 438
Format: Paperback

Make the most of your new Windows® 8.1 notebook, desktop computer, or tablet-without becoming a technical expert! This book is the fastest way to get comfortable, get productive, get online, get started with social networking, make more connections, and have more fun! Even if you've...
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Singing School: Learning to Write

Robert Pinsky · Norton & Company
Pages: 221
Format: Hardcover

A bold new approach to writing (and reading) poetry based on great poetry of the past. Quick, joyful, and playfully astringent, with surprising comparisons and examples, this collection takes an unconventional approach to the art of poetry. Instead of rules, theories, or recipes, Singing...
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The Divine Art of Dying: How to Live Well While Dying

Karen Speerstra · Divine Arts
Format: Book

WINNER 2015 INDIEFAB Book of the Year Award (Mind, Body, Spirit category) The Divine Art of Dying explores the unique moment when seriously ill people choose to turn toward death. Combining personal stories with solid research on palliative and hospice care, it provides a well-integrated...
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I Know You Think You Know It All: Advice and Observations For You to Stand Apart in Public and Online

Chris Black · powerHouse Books
Format: Print book

The Know-It-All can be spotted from a block away in most any city today, devoted to the latest microtrends, sure that he is an influencer, never realizing he is mostly just being influenced. Often seen with others who share a similar look and viewpoint, he does not have a clue how to march...
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Marijuana is Safer: So Why Are We Driving People to Drink? 2nd Edition

Steve Fox · Chelsea Green Publishing; 2 edition
Format: Paperback

In 2012, voters in Colorado shocked the political establishment by making the use of marijuana legal for anyone in the state twenty-one years of age or older. In the wake of that unprecedented victory, nationally recognized marijuana-policy experts Steve Fox, Paul Armentano, and Mason Tvert...
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It's What I Do: A Photographer's Life of Love and War

Lynsey Addario · The Penguin Press
Pages: 357
Format: Print book

"A brutally real and unrelentingly raw memoir."--Kirkus (starred review) War photographer Lynsey Addario's memoir It's What I Do is the story of how the relentless pursuit of truth, in virtually every major theater of war in the twenty-first century, has shaped her life. What...
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As You Wish: Inconceivable Tales from the Making of The Princess Bride

Cary Elwes · Touchstone
Format: eBook

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER From actor Cary Elwes, who played the iconic role of Westley in The Princess Bride, comes a first-person account and behind-the-scenes look at the making of the cult classic film filled with never-before-told stories, exclusive photographs, and interviews with...
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Moon Atlantic Canada: Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island, Newfoundland & Labrador

Andrew Hempstead · Avalon Travel
Pages: 528
Format: Print book

Travel writer and Canada expert Andrew Hempstead offers unique insight into this historic corner of the North American coast, from swimming in the warm waters of Northumberland Strait to exploring bustling downtown Moncton and its lively nightclubs. Hempstead includes unique trip strategies...
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Trumbull Ave. (Made in Michigan Writers Series)

Michael Lauchlan · Wayne State University Press
Format: Kindle Edition

The well-crafted lines in Michael Lauchlan's Trumbull Ave. are peopled by welders, bricklayers, gas meter readers, nurses, teachers, cement masons, and street kids. Taken together, they evoke a place-Detroit-in its bustling working-class past and changeable present moment. Lauchlan works...
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Tinseltown: Murder, Morphine, and Madness at the Dawn of Hollywood

William J. Mann · Harper; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

New York Times BestsellerEdgar Award winner for Best Fact CrimeThe Day of the Locust meets The Devil in the White City and Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil in this juicy, untold Hollywood story an addictive true tale of ambition, scandal, intrigue, murder, and the creation of the modern...
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Colonel House: A Biography of Woodrow Wilson's Silent Partner

Charles E. Neu · Oxford University Press; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

A man who lived his life mostly in the shadows, Edward M. House is little known or remembered today; yet he was one of the most influential figures of the Wilson presidency. Wilson's chief political advisor, House played a key role in international diplomacy, and had a significant hand...
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Death of a King: The Real Story of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s Final Year

David Ritz · Little, Brown and Company
Pages: 276
Format: Hardcover

A revealing and dramatic chronicle of the twelve months leading up to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s assassinationMartin Luther King, Jr. died in one of the most shocking assassinations the world has known, but little is remembered about the life he led in his final year. New York Times...
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Chelsea Chelsea Bang Bang

Chelsea Handler · Grand Central Publishing; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

Life doesn't get more hilarious than when Chelsea Handler takes aim with her irreverent wit. Who else would send all-staff emails to smoke out the dumbest people on her show? Now, in this new collection of original essays, the #1 bestselling author of Are You There, Vodka? It's...
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Leaving Before the Rains Come

Alexandra Fuller · Penguin Press
Pages: 258
Format: Print book

New York Times Bestseller"One of the gutsiest memoirs I've ever read. And the writing--oh my god the writing." --Entertainment Weekly A child of the Rhodesian wars and daughter of two deeply complicated parents, Alexandra Fuller is no stranger to pain. But the disintegration of Fuller's...
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Mommy Man: How I Went from Mild-Mannered Geek to Gay Superdad

Jerry Mahoney · Taylor Trade Publishing
Format: Hardcover

As a teenager growing up in the 1980s, all Jerry Mahoney wanted was a nice, normal sham marriage: 2.5 kids and a frustrated, dissatisfied wife living in denial of her husband’s sexuality. Hey, why not? It seemed much more attainable and fulfilling than the alternative—coming...
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Writing Well in the 21st Century: The Five Essentials

Allie Brosh · Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Pages: 130
Format: Paperback

This guide provides students, career-builders, and professional writers with the basic elements needed for writing in the 21st century. It fully explains, and links, the five essentials of good writing: punctuation, grammar, fact-checking, style, and voice. Throughout history technology...
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Bodies in the Back Garden: True Stories of Brutal Murders Close to Home

Nigel Cawthorne · John Blake
Format: Book

There is one problem which every killer must face: how to get rid of the body Murderer Dennis Nilsen famously cooked the corpses of his victims and flushed them down the toilet, only to be caught when the sewers blocked up. But his first 12 victims were disposed of in the back...
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SuperFreakonomics

Steven D. Levitt · HarperCollins e-books; Reprint edition
Format: Kindle Edition

Freakonomics lived on the New York Times bestseller list for an astonishing two years. Now authors Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner return with more iconoclastic insights and observations in SuperFreakonomics - the long awaited follow-up to their New York Times Notable blockbuster....
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Whitney and Bobbi Kristina

Ian Halperin · Gallery Books
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

Shocking new revelations emerge about superstar Whitney Houston and her only daughter, Bobbi Kristina Brown, in #1 New York Times bestselling author Ian Halperin's account of their tumultuous lives.On July 26, 2015, after nearly six months in a coma, Bobbi Kristina Brown, daughter of musical...
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Did She Kill Him?: A Victorian Tale of Deception, Adultery, and Arsenic

Kate Colquhoun · The Overlook Press; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

In the summer of young Southern belle Florence Maybrick stood trial for the alleged arse-nic poisoning of her much older husband Liverpool cotton merchant James Maybrick The xCMaybrick MysteryxD had all the makings of a sensation a pretty flirtatious young girl resentful gossiping servants...
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