by Walliser, Jessica 635.986 WALLISE

Container Gardening Complete : Creative Projects for Growing Vegetables and Flow

Whether it's vegetables, fruits, or flowers; on a balcony or along your steps and walkways, you want information on container gardening that is foolproof and has step-by-step directions. Walliser provides scalable projects for differing needs, and give you ideas for reusing containers you have around your home. She cov…

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by Myers, Amy 641.5631 MYERS

The Autoimmune Solution Cookbook : over 150 Delicious Recipes to Prevent and Rev

"The companion cookbook to the revolutionary New York Times bestseller The Autoimmune Solution, filled with more than 150 nutritious, easy-to-prepare, every day recipes to heal symptoms of inflammation and autoimmune disorders, including Graves' Disease, Psoriasis, Fibromyalgia, Lupus, Celiac disease, Hashimoto's thyro…

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by Hansen, Brant 248.8 HANSEN

Blessed Are the Misfits : Great News for Believers Who Are Introverts, Spiritual

American church culture seems largely designed for the extroverted, but it's estimated that half of the American population is introverted. They're often left wondering how-- or if-- they fit in the kingdom of God. Hansen looks to answer questions, such as "If I don't relate to God as emotionally as others do, is somet…

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by Pataki, Allison B PATAKI PATAKI

Beauty in the Broken Places : a Memoir of Love, Faith, and Resilience

"A deeply moving memoir about two lives that were changed in the blink of an eye, and the love that helped them rewrite their future. Five months pregnant, on a flight to their "babymoon," Allison Pataki turned to her husband when he asked if his eye looked strange, and watched him suddenly lose consciousness. After an…

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by Taylor, Marjorie. 641.5944 TAYLOR

The Cook's Atelier : Recipes, Techniques, and Stories from Our French Cooking Sc

"The debut cookbook from The Cook's Atelier--the international culinary destination and cooking school in Burgundy--is a beautifully photographed resource on classic French cuisine and an atmospheric chronicle of a family's life in a charming French village. Mother and daughter American expats Marjorie Taylor and Kenda…

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by Storr, Will 301 STORR

Selfie : How We Became So Self-obsessed and What It's Doing to Us

We live in an age of perfectionism. Every day, we're bombarded with the beautiful, successful, slim, socially-conscious and extroverted individual that our culture has decided is the perfect self. We see this person constantly in shop windows, in newspapers, on the television, at the movies and all over our social medi…

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by Kahn, Matt 204.4 KAHN

Everything is Here to Help You : a Guide to Your Soul's Evolution

"In this book, spiritual teacher and intuitive Matt Kahn redefines the spiritual path for the modern-day seeker, and offers original, innovative ways to resolve fear, unravel judgments, and learn how to view life from a clear, expanded perspective. By redefining our understanding of the spiritual journey from the point…

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by Dean, Carolyn 616.396 DEAN

The Magnesium Miracle

"Magnesium is an essential nutrient, indispensable to your health and well-being. By adding this mineral to your diet, you are guarding againstand helping to alleviatesuch threats as heart disease, stroke, osteoporosis, diabetes, depression, arthritis, and asthma. But despite magnesiums numerous benefits, many American…

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by Thomas, Gary 248.8435 THOMAS

Loving Him Well : Practical Advice on Influencing Your Husband

"In Loving Him Well, Gary Thomas builds on concepts from his bestselling book Sacred Marriage to reveal the inner workings of a man's heart and mind. He delves into Scriptures that help women gain biblical insight to influence their husbands. Exploring the research of neuroscientists, trained counselors, and abuse vict…

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by Rosenfeld, Edward. 158.1 ROSENFE

The Book of Highs : 255 Ways to Alter Your Consciousness Without Drugs

"Call it altering consciousness, call it getting high, or call it mindfulness. Humans are hardwired to seek ways to transcend the limits of everyday awareness, whether it's the little kid spinning in circles to get dizzy or a runner experiencing the day's first rush of dopamine. And you don't need drugs--as Edward Rose…

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by Buddle, Christopher M., 595.44 BUDDLE

Dr. Eleanor's Book of Common Spiders

Spiders have a problem, and its us. Despite their magnificent talents for crafting webs, capturing mosquitoes, and camouflage, for millennia arachnophobia has hampered our ability to appreciate these eight-legged and -eyed marvels. Dr. Eleanor's Book of Common Spiders provides an eye-opening arachnological overview of …

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by Crosley, Sloane 814.6 CROSLEY

Look Alive out There : Essays

The characteristic heart and punch-packing observations are back, but with a newfound coat of maturity. A thin coat. More of a blazer, really. Fans of I Was Told There'd Be Cake and How Did You Get This Number know Sloane Crosley's life as a series of relatable but madcap misadventures. In Look Alive Out There, whether…

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by Cain, Jonathan, B CAIN CAIN

Don't Stop Believin' : the Man, the Band, and the Song That Inspired Generations

From One of the Greatest Bands in History Comes a Reminder to Never Give Up Hope. In this long-awaited memoir, complete with color photographs, songwriter and keyboardist Jonathan Cain takes us on an odyssey from center stage with Journey when all America was listening to songs like "Don't Stop Believin', "Faithfully,"…

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by Overhiser, Sonja, 641.5636 OVERHIS

Pretty Simple Cooking : 100 Delicious Vegetarian Recipes to Make You Fall in Lov

Collects recipes with a Mediterranean flair from the husband-and-wife bloggers and podcasters, including such dishes as peach salsa fresca, veggie lasagna, and vegan chili, along with their top ten lessons for a lifelong healthy approach to food.…

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by Gundry, Addie, 641.5884 GUNDRY

Essential Slow Cooker Recipes : 103 Fuss-free Slow Cooker Meals Everyone Will Lo

"A slow cooker is the ideal partner in crime when it comes to tackling dishes that can be too time- and work-intensive for every day, like French onion soup or chicken cordon bleu. And in this cookbook, we're going way beyond the expected soups and stews. Cutthroat Kitchen winner Addie Gundry offers up recipes for appe…

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by Ketcham, Katherine, B KETCHAM KETCHAM

The Only Life I Could Save : a Memoir

In these pages, Katherine Ketcham brings you hard-earned wisdom about the impact of addiction on families, the relationship between spirituality and recovery, and what she deems the most important lessons of faith, hope, acceptance, and forgiveness. For parents and siblings, educators and counselorsall of us who have b…

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by Lancer, Darlene. 152.44 LANCER

Conquering Shame and Codependency : 8 Steps to Freeing the True You

"In Conquering Shame and Codependency, Darlene Lancer sheds new light on shame, revealing how feelings and beliefs about shame affect identity and behavior and how shame can corrode relationships, destroying trust and love. She then provides the eight key steps needed for healing from shame, learning to love yourself, …

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by Rao, Maya 338.2728 RAO

Great American Outpost : Dreamers, Mavericks, and the Making of an Oil Frontier

"A surreal, lyrical work of narrative nonfiction that portrays how the largest domestic oil discovery in half a century transformed a forgotten corner of the American West into a crucible of breakneck capitalism. As North Dakota became the nation's second-largest oil producer, Maya Rao set out in steel-toe boots to joi…

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Screenprinting : the Ultimate Studio Guide, from Sketchbook to Squeegee

Presents an introduction to screenprinting, describing equipment, materials, and the basic steps of printing on paper and t-shirts, and profiles some of the well-known graphic artists and printmakers working in the medium.…

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by Wright, Lawrence, 917.6404 WRIGHT

God Save Texas : a Journey into the Soul of the Lone Star State

"Explores the history, culture, and politics of Texas, while holding the stereotypes up for rigorous scrutiny. God Save Texas is a journey through the most controversial state in America. It is a red state in the heart of Trumpland that hasn't elected a Democrat to a statewide office in more than twenty years; but it i…

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by Hart, E. Richard NW 970.00497 METHOW

Lost Homeland : the Methow Tribe and the Columbia Reservation

Lost Homeland gives voices to the compelling, little-known story of how the Methow Indians of North Central Washington lost their homeland. Unbeknownst to them, the United States placed their aboriginal territory into the Columbia Reservation in 1879 at the urging of Sinkayuse-Columbia Chief Moses, who had no right to …

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by Youkilis, Robyn, 613.25 YOUKILI

Thin from Within : the Go With Your Gut Way to Lose Weight

Robyn Youkilis reveals her Go With Your Gut weight loss formula, including her 3-day Good Gut Reset.…

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by Catherman, Jonathan. 646.7008 CATHERM

The Manual to Manhood : How to Cook the Perfect Steak, Change a Tire, Impress a

There's a lot a guy needs to know as he grows up and makes his way in the world. And a lot of it, he wouldn't necessarily want to have to ask about because then, well, people would know he didn't know what he was doing! For all the guys out there who want to have it all together, Jonathan Catherman offers this collecti…

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by Baker, Laura Jean B BAKER BAKER

The Motherhood Affidavits : a Memoir

"With the birth of her first child, soon-to-be professor Laura Jean Baker finds herself electrified by oxytocin, the (3z(Blove hormone(3y- (Bthe first effective antidote to her lifelong depression. Over the next eight years, her (3z(Boxy(3y (Bcravings, and her family, only grow- to the dismay of her husband, Ry…

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by Comey, James B., B COMEY COMEY

A Higher Loyalty : Truth, Lies and Leadership

The former FBI director shares his experiences over the past two decades working in the American government and explores ethical leadership and how it drives sound decision-making.…

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by Heinrich, Bernd, 508 HEINRIC

A Naturalist at Large : the Best Essays of Bernd Heinrich

"From the acclaimed scientist and writer, essays collected for the first time in book form, on ravens and other birds, insects, trees, elephants, and more: once again 'passionate observations [that] superbly mix memoir and science.'(New York Times)"--…

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by Bremmer, Ian, 303.482 BREMMER

Us Vs. Them : the Failure of Globalism

"Those who championed globalization once promised a world of winners, one in which free trade would lift all the world's boats, and extremes of left and right would give way to universally embraced liberal values. The past few years have shattered this fantasy, as those who've paid the price for globalism's gains have …

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by Silvertown, Jonathan W. 394.12 SILVERT

Dinner with Darwin : Food, Drink, and Evolution

What do eggs, flour, and milk have in common? They form the basis of crepes of course, but they also each have an evolutionary purpose. Eggs, seeds (from which flour is derived by grinding) and milk are each designed by evolution to nourish offspring. Everything we eat has an evolutionary history. Grocery shelves and r…

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by Smith, Wilbur A. B SMITH SMITH

On Leopard Rock : a Life of Adventures

"The first ever memoir from the Number One global bestselling adventure author. Wilbur Smith has lived an incredible life of adventure, and now he shares the extraordinary true stories that have inspired his fiction. "I've been writing novels for over fifty years. I was lucky enough to miss the big wars and not get sho…

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by McConnell, Miantae Metcalf, B-FIELDS MCCONNE

Deliverance : Mary Fields : First African American Woman Star Route Mail Carrier

A literary nonfiction biography of Mary Fields' life in Montana from 1885 until her death in 1914. "The narrative examines women rights, bootleg politics, Montana's turn-of-the-century transition from territory to state and its scandalous 1914 woman suffrage election."…

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by Posner, Eric A., 330.122 POSNER

Radical Markets : Uprooting Capitalism and Democracy for a Just Society

"Many blame today's economic inequality, stagnation, and political instability on the free market. The solution is to rein in the market, right? [This book] turns this thinking--and pretty much all conventional thinking about markets, both for and against--on its head. The book reveals...new ways to organize markets fo…

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by Alexander, Colleen B ALEXANDER ALEXAND

Gratitude in Motion : a True Story of Hope, Determination, and the Everyday Hero

"It was a beautiful fall day in Connecticut when Colleen Alexander, a lifelong competitive athlete, rode her bike home from work, having just learned her job with the nonprofit PeaceJam was secure. She had survived a diagnosis of lupus and brain surgery that almost took her life, and was married at last to the love of …

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by Myers, Amy 641.5631 MYERS

The Autoimmune Solution Cookbook : over 150 Delicious Recipes to Prevent and Rev

"This New York Times bestselling revolutionary life-saving program has now been made easier than ever before. Designed to fight and defeat the full spectrum of autoimmune diseases, The Autoimmune Solution Cookbook is filled with nutritious, easy-to-prepare, every day recipes to heal symptoms of inflammation and autoimm…

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by May, Rachel 306.362 MAY

An American Quilt : Unfolding a Story of Family and Slavery

Following the trail left by an unfinished quilt, this illuminating saga examines slavery from the cotton fields of the South to the textile mills of New England--and the humanity behind it. When we think of slavery, most of us think of the American South. We think of back-breaking fieldwork on plantations. We don't thi…

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by Atherley, Kate, 746.432 ATHERLE

Knit Mitts : Your Hand-y Guide to Knitting Mittens & Gloves

Knitting expert, Kate Atherley explains how to measure a hand, assess your yarn selection and gauge, and ultimately customize patterns including the 10 gorgeous ones inside to make the best fitting mitts for you and your loved ones.…

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by Hewitt, Catherine B VALADON HEWITT

Renoir's Dancer : the Secret Life of Suzanne Valadon

A richly told biography of Suzanne Valadon, the illegitimate daughter of a provincial linen maid who became famous as a model for the Impressionists and later as a painter in her own right. Catherine Hewitt tells the remarkable tale of an ambitious, headstrong woman fighting to find a professional voice in a male-domin…

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by Andrew, Mari, B ANDREW ANDREW

Am I There Yet? : the Loop-de-loop, Zigzagging Journey to Adulthood

"Adulting meets Hyperbole and a Half in this witty, starkly honest, and absolutely on-point book of essays and illustrations on the realities of growing up and finding yourself. Mari Andrew started doodling when she worked at a bakery--she took some license with the display case labels. When customers noticed and began…

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The Beekeeper : Rescuing the Stolen Women of Iraq

"The true story of a beekeeper who risks his life to rescue enslaved women from Daesh"--Amazon.com.…

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by Danielson, David, 641.5976 DANIELS

The Bourbon Country Cookbook

A tour of Bourbon Country and modern southern entertaining through more than 90 recipes developed by David Danielson - executive chef at Churchill Downs - chief entertaining officer of Brown-Forman" -- Google.com.…

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by Meacham, Jon 973 MEACHAM

The Soul of America : the Battle for Our Better Angels

"The current climate of partisan fury is not new, and in The Soul of America, Meacham shows us how what Lincoln called the "better angels of our nature" have won the day. Painting surprising portraits of Presidents, including Abraham Lincoln, Theodore Roosevelt, Ulysses S. Grant, Woodrow Wilson, Franklin D. Roosevelt, …

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by Clark, Alexis B ALBERT CLARK

Enemies in Love : a German Pow, a Black Nurse, and an Unlikely Romance

"This is a love story like no other. Elinor Powell was an African American nurse in the U.S. military during World War II; Frederick Albert was a soldier in Hitler's army, captured by the Allies and shipped to a prisoner-of-war camp in the Arizona desert. Like most other black nurses, Elinor pulled a second-class assig…

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by Sabino, Anna, 700.23 SABINO

Your Creative Career : Turn Your Passion into a Fulfilling and Financially Rewar

Sabino is an artist-- and she made her career as a entrepreneur. Now she shows fellow artists and creatives how to build a business that reflects one's talent. Whether your goal is to build an empire, create a lifestyle business, or just have more time, she guides you through every aspect starting or transitioning into…

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by Mallalieu, Nicole Claire, 646.4 MALLALI

The Savvy Seamstress : an Illustrated Guide to Customizing Your Favorite Pattern

"Get a few new tricks up your sleeve! Learn to alter existing patterns using fashion-industry methods; add stylish details like pockets, plackets, and zippers with how-to illustrations and photos, with lots of sewing tricks and tips; change up waistlines, shirt yokes, necklines, sleeves, cuffs, and more to adapt your f…

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by Metzen, Chris 793.932 METZEN

World of Warcraft. Volume Iii, Chronicle

"World of Warcraft, Chronicle: Volume III resumes the epic multipart saga of Azeroth as agents of the Burning Legion unleash a mysterious plague of undeath, thrusting the Horde and the Alliance Proudmoore, Thrall, and Illidan Stormrage must decide how much they are willing to sacrifice to save their world, and new lore…

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by Campbell, Harry 388.4132 CAMPBEL

The Rideshare Guide : Everything You Need to Know About Driving for Uber, Lyft,

Offers a comprehensive and engaging handbook for current and prospective rideshare drivers. Learn how to: decide between Uber and Lyft, maximize passengers and profits, maintain a five-star rating, keep safe and interact appropriately with passengers, navigate legal matters and tax codes. Campbell explains these and mu…

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by Mulligan, Beth Ann, 294.3443 MULLIGA

The Dharma of Modern Mindfulness : Discovering the Buddhist Teachings at the Hea

MBSR is a treatment blending meditation and yoga, proven effective in treating conditions like chronic pain, stress, anxiety, and depression. Its philosophical roots are based on the Buddhist dharma, and often remain hidden within modern mindfulness practices. Mulligan shows you the connections between the ancient wisd…

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by Kotite, Erika, 725.372 KOTITE

She Sheds : a Room of Your Own

"She Sheds provides inspiration, tips, and tricks to help create the hideaway of your dreams"--…

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by MORANTE, COCO 641.587 MORANTE

The Essential Instant Pot Cookbook : Fresh and Foolproof Recipes for Your Electr

"The best-selling Instant Pot has been a runaway hit, with an almost cultlike following and users who swear by it. But finding delicious, well-tested, weekday-friendly recipes that are both inspiring and trustworthy has proven difficult, until now. The Essential Instant Pot Cookbook covers each meal of the day, offerin…

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by Wren, Christopher S. 973.3443 WREN

Those Turbulent Sons of Freedom : Ethan Allen's Green Mountain Boys and the Amer

"The story of Ethan Allen and the much-loved Green Mountain Boys of Vermont and their role in the American Revolution--the myth and the reality. A rare look at a corner of the Revolutionary War. In Those Turbulent Sons of Freedom, Wren overturns the myth of Ethan Allen as a legendary hero of the American Revolution and…

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by Kumar, Anjali, B-KUMAR KUMAR

Stalking God : My Unorthodox Search for Something to Believe in

"Anjali Kumar, a pragmatic lawyer for Google, was part of a rapidly growing population in America: highly spiritual but religiously uncommitted. But when her daughter was born, she became compelled to find God--or at least some kind of enlightenment. Convinced that traditional religions were not a fit for her, and know…

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by Forsyth, Mark 394.1309 FORSYTH

A Short History of Drunkenness : How, Why, Where, and when Humankind Has Gotten

"Almost every culture on earth has drink, and where there's drink there's drunkenness. But in every age and in every place drunkenness is a little bit different. It can be religious, it can be sexual, it can be the duty of kings or the relief of peasants. It can be an offering to the ancestors, or a way of marking the …

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by York, Angel, 641.6374 YORK

Chocolatology : Chocolate's Fantastical Lore, Bittersweet History, & Delicious (

"A vegan cookbook and overview of the history and science of chocolate, with full color photography and illustrations"--…

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by Washington, John E. 973.7092 WASHING

They Knew Lincoln

Part memoir and part history, the book is an account of John E. Washington's childhood among African Americans in Washington, DC, and of the black people who knew or encountered Abraham and Mary Todd Lincoln. Washington recounted stories told by his grandmother's elderly friends--stories of escaping from slavery, meeti…

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by Holt, Jim, 814.6 HOLT

When Einstein Walked with Godel : Excursions to the Edge of Thought

"A collection of essays on philosophy, mathematics, and science, and the people who pursue them"--…

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by Lancer, Darlene. 152.44 LANCER

Conquering Shame and Codependency : 8 Steps to Freeing the True You

"A nationally recognized author and codependency expert examines the roots of shame and its connection with codependent relationships. Learn how to heal from their destructive hold by implementing eight steps that will empower the real you, and lead to healthier relationships. Shame. The torment you feel when you're ex…

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by Wallace, Max 940.5318 WALLACE

In the Name of Humanity : the Secret Deal to End the Holocaust

"Early in the morning of November 26, 1944, prisoners at Auschwitz heard a deafening explosion. Emerging from their barracks, they witnessed the crematoria--part of the largest killing machine in human history--come crashing down. Most assumed they had fallen victim to inmate sabotage and thousands gave a silent cheer.…

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by Lindner, Lorin, 616.8916 LINDNER

Birds of a Feather : a True Story of Hope and the Healing Power of Animals

The author traces her unlikely founding of Serenity Park, a sanctuary for rescued parrots and veterans with PTSD, describing how her observation of the deep bonds that birds are capable of forming gave her the idea to establish a beneficial therapy practice for traumatized veterans.…

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by Gardner, Hall 320.5409 GARDNER

World War Trump : the Risks of America's New Nationalism

How will Donald Trump's "America First" policy impact international stability? This sobering book argues that it will put the country on a path toward war. International relations expert Hall Gardner analyzes the twists and turns of our president's foreign policy pronouncements from the beginning of his campaign to the…

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by DeFelice, Jim, 383.143 DEFELIC

West Like Lightning : the Brief, Legendary Ride of the Pony Express

In the spring of 1860 on the eve of a civil war that threatened to tear the country apart, two Americans conceived of an audacious plan for linking the nation's two coasts, thereby joining its present with its future. This book traces the development of the Pony Express and follows it from its start in St. Joseph, Miss…

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by Envoldsen-Harris, Carina 746.44 ENVOLDS

Mandalas to Embroider : Kaleidoscope Stitching in a Hhoop.

"Slip into serenity through your stitches with this collection of 24 beautiful, meditative mandalas by Polka & Bloom's Carina Envoldsen-Harris. In our hurried modern world, we rarely take a moment to rest and spend time with our thoughts. In this book, rekindle lost tranquillity and quickly discover a new obsession wit…

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by Hunter, Dave 638.1 HUNTER

Mason Bee Revolution : How the Hardest Working Bee Can Save the World One Backya

Mason Bee Revolution explores the facts (and fictions) of pollination and food production, with a focus on how mason bees can help everyday gardeners get more from their own fruit trees, berry patches, and vegetable beds. Raising these hardworking bees is a fun, simple hobby for gardeners, conservationists, foodies, an…

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by Yang, Andrew 362.582 YANG

The War on Normal People : the Truth About America's Disappearing Jobs and Why U

From entrepreneur Andrew Yang, the founder of Venture for America, an eye-opening look at how new technologies are erasing millions of jobs before our eyes-and a rallying cry for the urgent steps America must take, including Universal Basic Income, to stabilize our economy.…

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by Becker, Adam, 530.1209 BECKER

What is Real? : the Unfinished Quest for the Meaning of Quantum Physics

"Quantum mechanics is humanity's finest scientific achievement. It explains why the sun shines and how your eyes can see. It's the theory behind the LEDs in your phone and the nuclear hearts of space probes. Every physicist agrees quantum physics is spectacularly successful. But ask them what quantum physics means, and…

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by Mooncie, Vanessa. 745.5924 MOONCIE

Sewn Animal Heads : Trophy Heads to Stitch

"No animals will be harmed in creating these magnificent trophies! With these delightful fabric animal head projects you can have all the impact of these beautiful beasts without any fur flying. The 15 stunning projects include a ravishing rabbit, a marvellous moose, a fabulous fox and an elegant elephant."--Publisher.…

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by Hisham, Marwan. B HISHAM HISHAM

Brothers of the Gun : a Memoir of the Syrian War

"A bracingly immediate memoir by a young man coming of age during the Syrian war, Brothers of the Gun is an intimate lens on the century's bloodiest conflict and a profound meditation on kinship, home, and freedom." -- Amazon.com.…

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by Nguyen, Hieu Minh, 811.6 NGUYEN

Not Here

"Not Here is a flight plan for escape and a map for navigating home; a queer Vietnamese American body in confrontation with whiteness, trauma, family, and nostalgia; and a big beating heart of a book. Nguyen's poems ache with loneliness and desire and the giddy terrors of allowing yourself to hope for love, and revel i…

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by Pesca, Mike, 796 PESCA

Upon Further Review : the Greatest What-ifs in Sports History

"From Mike Pesca, host of the popular Slate podcast The Gist, comes the greatest sports minds imagining how the world would change if a play, trade, injury, or referee's call had just gone the other way. No announcer ever proclaimed: "Up Rises Frazier!" "Havlicek commits the foul, trying to steal the ball!" or "The Gia…

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by Stamey, Chris, B STAMEY STAMEY

A Spy in the House of Loud : New York Songs and Stories

"Popular music was in a creative upheaval in the late 1970s. As the singer-songwriter and producer Chris Stamey remembers, the old guard had become bloated, cartoonish, and widely co-opted by a search for maximum corporate profits, and we wanted none of it. In A Spy in the House of Loud, he takes us back to the auteur …

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by James, Laura E. 616.8588 JAMES

Odd Girl out : My Extraordinary Autistic Life

Laura James knew she was different. She struggled to cope in a world that often made no sense to her, as though her brain had its own operating system. It wasn't until she reached her forties that she found out why: Suddenly and surprisingly, she was diagnosed with autism. With a touching and searing honesty, Laura cha…

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by Hamilton, Adam, 248.86 HAMILTO

Unafraid : Living with Courage and Hope in Uncertain Times

You'd be hard-pressed to overstate the extent to which fear, anxiety, and worry permeate our lives today. Fear wreaks havoc on our relationships and communities. It leads us into making bad decisions. It holds us back from the very pursuits that promise fulfillment and joy. Making matters worse, not a week goes by when…

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by Calder, Laura, 648 CALDER

The Inviting Life : an Inspirational Guide to Homemaking, Hosting and Opening Th

Far more than a guide to homemaking and being a fine host -- although it is definitely all that too -- The Inviting Life is about how to live each day with a desire and determination to turn the ordinary into something lovely. It's also a book about why we should bother. Whether the subject is decor, ambience, shopping…

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by Bisaga, Adam, 362.293 BISAGA

Overcoming Opioid Addiction : the Authoritative Medical Guide for Patients, Fami

Every day, over 100 Americans die from opioid abuse. Bisaga and Chernyaev provide a comprehensive medical guide for opioid use disorder (OUD) sufferers, their loved ones, clinicians, and other professionals. He explains why treating OUD is unlike treating other forms of drug dependency, examines the science of the addi…

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by Collins, Matt 621.932 COLLINS

50 Things to Do with a Penknife

"Whether you're a beginner or seasoned whittler, this practical guide to the age-old yet newly popular art of whittling will delight, inspire, and instruct you. Featuring projects that cater to a range of skill levels - including a slingshot, spoon, whistle, chopsticks, fish hook, bookmark, and more elaborate carvings …

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by Thompson, Laura, B CHRISTIE THOMPSO

Agatha Christie : a Mysterious Life

"It has been one hundred years since Agatha Christie wrote her first novel and created the formidable Hercule Poirot. A brilliant and award winning biographer, Laura Thompson now turns her sharp eye to Agatha Christie. Arguably the greatest crime writer in the world, Christie's books still sell over four million copies…

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by Birch, Jenna, 306.7 BIRCH

The Love Gap : a Radical Plan to Win in Life and Love

"For a rising generation young women, the sky is the limit. Women can be anything and have everything. They are outpacing their male peers in higher education and earning the corner office at work. Smart, driven, assertive women are succeeding at just about everything they do--except romance. Why are so many men afraid…

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