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The Trials of Walter Ogrod: The Shocking Murder, So-Called Confessions, and Notorious Snitch That Sent a Man to Death Row

Thomas Lowenstein · Chicago Review Press
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

The horrific 1988 murder of four-year-old Barbara Jean Horn shocked the citizens of Philadelphia. Plucked from her own front yard, Barbara Jean was found dead less than two and a half hours later in a cardboard TV box dragged to a nearby street curb. After months of investigation with no strong...
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#NeverAgain: A New Generation Draws the Line

DAVID HOGG · Random House Trade Paperbacks
Pages: 128
Format: Paperback

From two students of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School comes a declaration for our times, and an in-depth look at the making of the #NeverAgain movement that arose after the Parkland, Florida, shooting.On February 14, 2018, seventeen-year-old David Hogg and his fourteen-year-old sister,...
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Run for Your Life: How to Run, Walk, and Move Without Pain or Injury and Achieve a Sense of Well-Being and Joy

Mark Cucuzzella · Knopf
Pages: 384
Format: Hardcover

The first running book by a leading pioneering running doctor and athlete, creator of the Air Force's Efficient Running program--the result of more than three decades of study, practice, and science that shows us in clearly illustrated and accessible text how easy it is to run efficiently...
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English Garden

URSULA BUCHAN · Frances Lincoln
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

Visit some of the best English gardens without moving from your armchair with this best-selling classic which features over 350 colour photographs. Gardening writer Ursula Buchan has combined forces with garden photographer Andrew Lawson to explore the English garden and capture its richness...
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Small Business Start-Up Kit, The: A Step-by-Step Legal Guide

Peri Pakroo · NOLO
Pages: 360
Format: Paperback

Start your business with confidence using the best step-by-step guide available! Many people dream of running a business of their own -- but often don't know how or where to start. Sound familiar? This is the book you need. User-friendly and loaded with tips, The Small Business Start-Up...
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Voyager: Travel Writings

Russell Banks · Ecco Press
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

The acclaimed, award-winning novelist takes us on some of his most memorable journeys in this revelatory collection of travel essays that spans the globe, from the Caribbean to Scotland to the Himalayas.Now in his mid-seventies, Russell Banks has indulged his wanderlust for more than half...
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Purposeful: Are You a Manager or a Movement Starter?

Jennifer Dulski · Portfolio
Pages: 272
Format: Hardcover

Managers accept the world as it is; movement starters push the boundaries to make it more just, compassionate, and even joyful. We all need to decide: Are we managers or movement starters?Jennifer Dulski, the head of Groups at Facebook, and former president of Change.org, explains how you can turn...
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You Can Do Anything: The Surprising Power of a "Useless" Liberal Arts Education

GEORGE ANDERS · Little, Brown and Company
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

In a tech-dominated world, the most needed degrees are the most surprising: the liberal arts Did you take the right classes in college? Will your major help you get the right job offers? For more than a decade, the national spotlight has focused on science and engineering as the only reliable...
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Vulture: The Private Life of an Unloved Bird

Katie Fallon · Foreedge
Pages: 248
Format: Hardcover

Turkey vultures, the most widely distributed and abundant scavenging birds of prey on the planet, are found from central Canada to the southern tip of Argentina, and nearly everywhere in between. In the United States we sometimes call them buzzards; in parts of Mexico the name is aura cabecirroja,...
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Move Your DNA: Restore Your Health Through Natural Movement Expanded Edition

Katy Bowman · Propriometrics Press
Pages: 280
Format: Paperback

Humorous, fascinating, and science based, the bestselling first edition of Move Your DNA has been updated and expanded to include a comprehensive three-level exercise program. In layperson-friendly terms Move Your DNA addresses the vast quantities of disease we are suffering from, identifying...
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Blogging for Dummies

Amy Lupold Bair · For Dummies
Pages: 408
Format: Print book

The bestselling guide to blogging--updated and better than ever Are you ready to make your mark on the Internet with a personal blog, but aren't quite sure where to start? "Blogging For Dummies" gives you the lowdown on blogging basics, the anatomy of a good blog, and all the tools...
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Google Drive & Docs in 30 Minutes

Ian Lamont · In 30 Minutes Guides; 2 edition
Format: Print book

The top-selling guide to Google's free online office suite is now available in a revised and expanded second edition! In a single sitting, get up to speed with Google Drive, Google Docs, Google Sheets, and Google Slides, the free online alternative to Microsoft Office. Millions of people...
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Natalie Jill's 7-Day Jump Start: 77 Super-Easy Recipes to Unprocess Your Diet and Lose Up to 5-7 Pounds the First Week

Natalie Jill · Da Capo, 2016.
Pages: 256
Format: Print book

Natalie Jill's 7-Day Jump Start is a straightforward way to clean up your diet - and create a new lifestyle - one step at a time. After receiving a diagnosis of celiac disease and hitting rock-bottom, Natalie realized she needed to change. The secret to losing weight and getting her mojo...
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Lonely Planet West Africa

LONELY PLANET. · Lonely Planet
Pages: 512
Format: Paperback

Lonely Planet West Africa is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Explore the Senegalese music scene in Dakar, sun yourself in the coastal paradise of Freetown, or hike through lush highlands in Kpalime; all with...
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Rywka's Diary: The Writings of a Jewish Girl from the Lodz Ghetto

Rywka Lipszyc · Harper
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

The newly discovered diary of a Polish teenager in the Lodz ghetto during World War II - originally published by Jewish Family & Children's Services of San Francisco, now available in a revised, illustrated, and beautifully designed trade edition.After more than seventy years in obscurity,...
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