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Skinnygirl Cocktails: 100 Fun & Flirty Guilt-Free Recipes

Bethenny Frankel · Touchstone
Format: Paperback

From four-time New York Times bestselling author, master fixologist, and “Cocktail Queen,” Bethenny Frankel, comes the ultimate drink guide for every Skinnygirl’s shelf!Hosting a holiday party or planning a girls’ night and don’t know what to serve? The leading...
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Under the Same Sky: From Starvation in North Korea to Salvation in America

Joseph Kim · Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2015.
Pages: 274
Format: Print book

A searing story of starvation and survival in North Korea, followed by a dramatic escape, rescue by activists and Christian missionaries, and success in the United States thanks to newfound faith and courage Inside the hidden and mysterious world of North Korea, Joseph Kim lived a young...
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Thumbs Up!: Five Steps to Create the Life of Your Dreams

Joey Reiman · BenBella Books
Pages: 223
Format: eBook

Purpose defines you. What you do with that purpose redefines the world.Joey Reiman was told he might never move his hand again after a horrible, paralyzing accident in 1975. Refusing to accept this prognosis and give in to negative thoughts, all he wanted to do was move his thumb. "If...
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Significant Figures: The Lives and Work of Great Mathematicians

Ian Stewart · Basic Books
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

A celebrated mathematician traces the history of math through the lives and work of twenty-five pioneering mathematiciansIn Significant Figures, acclaimed mathematician Ian Stewart introduces the visionaries of mathematics throughout history. Delving into the lives of twenty-five great...
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Independence: The Tangled Roots of the American Revolution

Thomas P. Slaughter · Hill & Wang
Pages: 487
Format: Hardcover

An important new interpretation of the American colonists' 150-year struggle to achieve independence"What do we mean by the Revolution?" John Adams asked Thomas Jefferson in 1815. "The war? That was no part of the Revolution. It was only an effect and consequence of it."...
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Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House

MICHAEL WOLFF · Henry Holt and Co.
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

With extraordinary access to the Trump White House, Michael Wolff tells the inside storyof the most controversial presidency of our timeThe first nine months of Donald Trump's term were stormy, outrageous -- and absolutely mesmerizing. Now, thanks to his deep access to the West Wing, bestselling...
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Medicare and You 2003

Devin K Binder · Diane Pub Co
Pages: 84
Format: Paperback

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The Diabetes Solution: How to Control Type 2 Diabetes and Reverse Prediabetes Using Simple Diet and Lifestyle Changes--with 100 recipes

Dr. Jorge E. Rodriguez · Ten Speed Press; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

An authoritative guide to preventing, reversing, and managing prediabetes and diabetes, featuring a comprehensive and holistic diet, fitness, and lifestyle plan, along with 100 recipes, from the authors of The Acid Reflux Solution. Control Diabetes and Reverse Prediabetes Proper management...
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Switching to the Mac: The Missing Manual, El Capitan Edition

David Pogue · O'Reilly Media
Pages: 800
Format: Print book

Those who have made the switch from a Windows PC to a Mac have made Switching to the Mac: The Missing Manual a runaway bestseller. The latest edition of this guide delivers what Apple doesn't - everything you need to know to successfully and painlessly move your files and adapt to Mac's...
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Dame Maggie Scott: A Life in Dance

Michelle Potter · Text Publishing Company ; Scoresby
Pages: 360
Format: Print book

Scott was the first director of the Australian Ballet School, a dancer and teacher of immense vision. Born in Johannesburg in 1922, she traveled to Australia with Ballet Rambert in 1947. She became a major figure in Australian dance, founding the National Theatre Ballet and helping establish...
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Photoshop Elements 12 in Easy Steps

Nick Vandome · In Easy Steps Limited
Format: Paperback

Adobe's best-selling Photoshop Elements for editing images is updated with even more features to enhance pictures. And Photoshop Elements 12 in easy steps reveals all the key features on offer for you to perfect your photos. It'll help you to quickly master Elements' interface...
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Fly the W: The Chicago Cubs' Historic 2016 Championship Season

TRIUMPH BOOKS. · TRIUMPH BOOKS
Pages: 160
Format: Print book

Curse broken. For the first time since 1908, the Chicago Cubs are champions of the baseball world Following a dominant regular season and a thrilling playoff performance, the Cubs captured their long-anticipated World Series title in dramatic fashion and fulfilled the dreams of generations...
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Barron's Nursing School Entrance Exams

Corinne Grimes R.N. Ph.D. · Barron's Educational Series; 3 edition
Pages: 304
Format: Paperback

One multi-part model exam plus many shorter tests within each of this book's chapters will give prospective nursing school applicants general orientation and solid preparation before they take an actual nursing school entrance exam. While each entrance exam given by nursing schools...
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