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Seinfeldia: How a Show About Nothing Changed Everything

Jennifer Keishin Armstrong · Simon & Schuster
Pages: 307
Format: Print book

"Her book, as if she were a marine biologist, is a deep dive...Perhaps the highest praise I can give Seinfeldia is that it made me want to buy a loaf of marbled rye and start watching again, from the beginning." - Dwight Garner, The New York Times Book Review The hilarious behind-the-scenes...
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Deliver Us: Three Decades of Murder and Redemption in the Infamous I-45/Texas Killing Fields

Kathryn Casey · Harper
Format: Book

Critically acclaimed author Kathryn Casey delivers a riveting account of the brutal murders of young women in the I-45Texas Killing FieldsOver a three-decade span, more than twenty women—many teenagers—died mysteriously in the small towns bordering Interstate 45, a fifty-mile stretch...
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Wolfgang Puck Makes It Healthy: Light, Delicious Recipes and Easy Exercises for a Better Life

Wolfgang Puck · Grand Central Publishing
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

Acclaimed chef and restaurateur Wolfgang Puck shares his classic recipes made healthy along with easy exercise moves to help readers lose weight and feel energetic.In Wolfgang Puck Makes It Healthy, Wolfgang Puck shares the food and fitness plan that helped him transform from being overweight...
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Get Free Cash for College: Secrets to Winning Scholarships

Gen Tanabe · SuperCollege; Ninth Edition edition
Format: Paperback

The secrets, tips, and strategies used by actual students to win millions of dollars in financial aid and scholarships are revealed in this completely revised guide for parents and high school, college, and graduate students. Every step of the scholarship process is examined, with advice...
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Experiencing Divorce

H Norman Wright · B&H Books
Pages: 92
Format: Paperback

No matter the details, divorce is not a one cut injury. It is a dark journey that a person travels- but does not have to travel alone. Experiencing Divorce is written for the person who is in the wake of despair divorce leaves. This brief but powerful book will help lead readers through...
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The French Revolution: From Enlightenment to Tyranny

Ian Davidson · Pegasus Books
Pages: 336
Format: Print book

A vital and illuminating look at this profoundly important (and often perplexing) historical moment, by former Financial Times chief foreign affairs columnist Ian Davidson. The French Revolution casts a long shadow, one that reaches into our own time and influences our debates on freedom,...
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Prevent, Survive, Thrive: Every Woman's Guide to Optimal Breast Care

John G West · BenBella Books
Pages: 304
Format: Print book

Are your breasts healthy?If this question gives you pause, you're not alone. Confusing media and conflicting advice surrounding breast health can make it challenging to know what's best.In the United States this year, more than 200,000 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer....
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The Amazing Make-Ahead Baby Food Book: Make 3 Months of Homemade Purees in 3 Hours

Lisa Barrangou · Ten Speed Press
Format: Hardcover

You can prepare three months' worth of healthy, homemade baby food in just three one-hour blocks of time! Perfect for busy parents, Dr. Lisa Barrangou's innovative plan features instructions for preparing, freezing, and effortlessly combining puree "building blocks" into...
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The Merck Manual Go-To Home Guide for Symptoms

K Miehlke · Futura Co.
Pages: 500
Format: Paperback

The Merck Manual Go-To Home Guide for Symptoms takes complex medical information and puts it in everyday language that is easy to understand and accessible to all. It covers a wide range of medical symptoms, from abdominal pain to wheezing. Every discussion provides a comprehensive look...
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Edible Flowers: A Global History

Constance L Kirker · Reaktion Books
Pages: 164
Format: Print book

Most of us like to look at them, but why on earth would anyone want to eat them? As Constance L. Kirker and Mary Newman show in this book, however, flowers have a long history as a tasty ingredient in a variety of cuisines. The Greeks, Romans, Persians, Ottomans, Mayans, Chinese, and Indians...
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Money: How the Destruction of the Dollar Threatens the Global Economy - and What We Can Do About It

Steve Forbes · McGraw-Hill Education; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

Why a return to sound money is our only hope for a true recovery and a healthy global economy Few topics are as misunderstood today as the subject of money Since the US abandoned a gold-linked dollar more than four decades ago the worlds governments have slid into a dangerous ignorance...
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Betty Crocker Sheet Pan Desserts: Delicious Treats You Can Make with a Sheet, 13x9 or Jelly Roll Pan

Betty Crocker. · John Wiley
Pages: 288
Format: Print book

Make easy, no-fuss desserts with everyday sheet, 13x9 and jelly roll pans. From big-batch cakes and slab pies to creative bars and candy, the sheet pan is a kitchen star. A sheet pan, or its sibling the 13 x 9 pan, can be found in almost every kitchen, and is a versatile tool - from baking...
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Cannibalism: A Perfectly Natural History

Bill Schutt · Algonquin Books
Pages: 332
Format: Hardcover

"A masterful and compulsively readable book that challenges our preconceived notions about a behavior often sensationalized in our culture and, until just recently, misunderstood in the scientific world." - Ian Tattersall, Curator Emeritus, American Museum of Natural History,...
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The 15:17 to Paris: The True Story of a Terrorist, a Train, and Three American Heroes

Anthony Sadler · PublicAffairs
Pages: 256
Format: Print book

On August 21, 2015, Ayoub al-Khazzani boarded the 15:17 train in Brussels, bound for Paris. Khazzani's mission was clear: he had an AK-47, a pistol, a box cutter, and enough ammunition to obliterate every passenger on the crowded train. Slipping into the bathroom in secret, he armed...
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Fair Foods: The Most Popular and Offbeat Recipes from America's State and County Fairs

George Geary · Santa Monica Press
Pages: 160
Format: Hardcover

Fair Foods is an illustrated cookbook featuring the recipes of the most popular and offbeat food served at state and county fairs across the USA.Packed with 120 original recipes created by award-winning chef, best-selling author, and renowned educator George Geary, Fair Foods includes such...
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