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Discovering Joye : uncovering the treasures inside ordinary people, places, things, and ourselves Cover
Jim Stovall
"Discovering Joye" tells of the discovery of Joye Kanelakoss life's work in poetry. It was at her deathbed where Kanelakos told her children about a hidden box that held the secrets to her creative passion--a compilation of poems that had gone unnoticed, until now. Author Jim Stovall takes us behind the facades that shroud our everyday lives and helps us to see the masterpieces that lie beneath the people, places and things we thought we knew.
158.1 Sto
Book
Jan 12, 2015
How the body knows its mind : the surprising power of the physical environment to influence how you think and feel Cover
Sian Beilock
Takes you inside the amazing science of how the body affects the mind, and shows how to use that wisdom to live smarter and maximize what your body teaches your mind.
153.7 Bei
Book
Jan 23, 2015
Introverts in love : the quiet way to happily ever after Cover
Sophia Dembling
From the author of The Introvert's Way, a friendly and accessible guide to dating and relationships for introverts.
158.2 Dem
Book
Jan 22, 2015
The Hobbit party : the vision of freedom that Tolkien got, and the West forgot Cover
Jonathan Witt and Jay Wesley Richards
Several books ably explore how Tolkien's Catholic faith informed his fiction. None until now have centered on how his passion for liberty and limited government also shaped his work, or how this passion grew directly from his theological vision of man and creation. The Hobbit Party fills this void.
123.5 Wit
Book
Jan 12, 2015
30 lessons for loving : advice from the wisest Americans on love, relationships, and marriage Cover
Karl A Pillemer
Karl Pillemer returns with lessons on love, relationships, and marriage, based on a detailed survey of longmarried people. Sage advice comes from the oldest and wisest Americans on everything from finding a partner, to deciding to commit, to growing old together in lifelong, fulfilling relationships. 30 Lessons for Loving offers unique wisdom that will enrich anyone's relationship life, from people searching for the right partner to those working to keep the spark alive after decades together.
306.81 Pil
Book
Jan 15, 2015
Her brilliant career : ten extraordinary women of the fifties Cover
Rachel Cooke
Journalist Rachel Cooke goes back in time to offer a look at ten women in the 1950s--pioneers whose professional careers and complicated private lives helped to create the opportunities available to today's women. These intrepid and ambitious individuals--among them a film director, a cook, an architect, an editor, an archaeologist, and a race car driver--left the house, discovered the bliss of work, and ushered in the era of the working woman. This is the Fifties retold: vivid, surprising and, most of all, modern.
305.4 Coo
Book
Dec 31, 2014
Napkin notes : make lunch meaningful, life will follow Cover
Garth Callaghan
Cynthia DiTiberio
Cancer has given Garth Callaghan a new purpose: to inspire parents to connect more with their children even in small ways, as he has done before and since his diagnosis by tucking a napkin note into his daughter's lunch every day. Callaghan doesn't know how long he has to live, but his daughter, Emma, will find a handwritten note inside her lunchbox each day until she graduates from high school--a "napkin note"--a short, tender message to convey his love, encouragement, and pride.
362.19 Cal
Book
Dec 30, 2014
Once upon a time : a short history of fairy tale Cover
Marina Warner
Marina Warner explores a multitude of fairy tales through the ages, their different manifestations on the page, the stage, and the screen. Warner digs into the rich collection of fairy tales in their brilliant and fantastical variations, in order to define a genre and evaluate a literary form that keeps shifting through time and history. She makes a persuasive case for fairy tale as a crucial repository of human understanding and culture.
398.2 War
Book
Jan 23, 2015
Where am I eating? : an adventure through the global food economy Cover
Kelsey Timmerman
Discover where the food we eat comes from and why it matters. Beyond the global food economy, there are the issues surrounding it--globalization, workers and human rights, modern-day slavery, the global food crisis, fair trade, and immigration. Includes chapter discussion questions.
338.19 Tim
Book
Jan 9, 2015
A kitchen in France : a year of cooking in my farmhouse Cover
Mimi Thorisson
Mimi Thorisson chronicles her family's seasonal meals and life in an old farmhouse in out-of-the-way Médoc.
641.5944 Tho
Book
Jan 15, 2015
Around the table : recipes and inspiration for gatherings throughout the year Cover
Martina McBride
Katherine Cobbs
Martina shares the inventive party ideas for all seasons that have made her a beloved entertainer at home. Each celebration is accompanied by her mouthwatering recipes, tips and tricks, practical menu planning advice, decor inspiration, and fun ideas for keeping guests entertained. With this entertaining cookbook, fans everywhere can join in the fun, all through the year. Full of personal anecdotes and memories, this keepsake is infused with Martina's girl-next-door spirit and charm.
642.4 McB
Book
Jan 15, 2015
Bread revolution : world-class baking with sprouted & whole grains, heirloom flours, & fresh techniques Cover
Peter Reinhart
An exploration of cutting-edge developments in the bread baking world, featuring recipes and formulas that use sprouted flours, whole and ancient grains, alternative grains, nut and seed flours, and allergy-friendly approaches. Reinhart, always on the forefront of the bread movement, explores the latest new flours based on grape seeds, emmer, and other ancient grains, and interviews bakers who are developing new wheat processing and baking techniques that have flavor and health benefits.
641.815 Rei
Book
Jan 7, 2015
Cook it slow, cook it fast : more than 150 easy recipes for your slow cooker and pressure cooker Cover
The team at the Mr. Food test kitchen has put together easy-to-read and easy-to-understand tips and tricks and recipes for using your slow cooker to cook it slow or your pressure cooker to cook it fast and still come up with tasty and satisfying menu items.
641.58 Coo
Book
Jan 2, 2015
Dairy-free ice cream : 75 recipes made without eggs, gluten, soy, or refined sugar Cover
Kelly V Brozyna
In Dairy-Free Ice Cream you will find all of your favorite ice cream flavors free of dairy, gluten, grains, soy, and refined sugar. You can not only enjoy every flavor of ice cream again, but avoid refined sugars, harmful oils, soy, preservatives, and other common ingredients found in store-bought dairy-free ice cream. Making your own dairy-free ice cream is affordable, healthy, and fun for the whole family.
641.563 Bro
Book
Jan 15, 2015
Deeper dating : how to drop the games of seduction and discover the power of intimacy Cover
Ken Page
Deeper Dating author Ken Page offers a new path to finding meaningful and lasting relationships. Learn how to attract people who love you for who you really are, become more self-assured and emotionally available, and lose your taste for relationships that diminish your self-esteem.
646.77 Pag
Book
Jan 22, 2015
Drink the harvest : making and preserving juices, wines, meads, teas, and ciders Cover
Nan K. Chase
DeNeice C Guest
Skip the sugary commercial drinks and make fresh, delicious beverages in your own kitchen-- from your own garden, or from farmers' market finds. These recipes and techniques will introduce you to a whole new world of garden goodness.
663.63 Cha
Book
Jan 15, 2015
How to cook everything fast : a better way to cook great food Cover
Mark Bittman
illustrations by Olivia De Salve Villedieu
The secret to cooking fast is cooking smart--how you choose and prepare your ingredients and make use of your time in the kitchen. In How to Cook Everything Fast, Mark Bittman's culinary reference, he shows how anyone can spend just a little time cooking and be able to make 2,000 innovative recipes that are delicious, varied, exciting, made from scratch, and ready in anywhere from 15 to 45 minutes.
641.555 Bit
Book
Dec 29, 2014
Meat : everything you need to know Cover
Pat LaFrieda
Carolynn Carreño
Pat LaFrieda, the third generation butcher and owner of America's premier meatpacking business, presents the ultimate book of everything meat. With more than 75 recipes for beef, pork, lamb, veal, and poultry, this cookbook is a feast for the senses as it celebrates the food that people really love to eat.
641.66 LaF
Book
Jan 15, 2015
More peas, thank you : over 85 vegetarian recipes for delicious and healthy meals Cover
Sarah Matheny
Sarah Matheny shares family anecdotes as well as over 85 healthy vegetarian recipes.
641.5636 Mat
Book
Jan 15, 2015
Plenty more : vibrant vegetable cooking from London's Ottolenghi Cover
Yotam Ottolenghi
The follow-up to London chef Yotam Ottolenghi's cookbook Plenty, featuring more than 150 vegetarian dishes organized by cooking method.
641.65 Ott
Book
Jan 15, 2015
Resilience : two sisters and a story of mental illness Cover
Jessie Close
Pete Earley
When the Close sisters, Jessie and Glenn, were young, their parents joined a cult, uprooted them to Switzerland and then the Belgian Congo. Shortly after the girls returned to the US for boarding school, Jessie exhibited symptoms of severe bipolar disorder. Jessie's mental illness was passed on to her son, Calen, and it wasn't until he entered a psychiatric hospital that she herself was diagnosed. Fifteen years and twelve years of sobriety later, Jessie is a stable and productive member of society. The sisters share their story of triumphing over Jessie's illness.
616.89 Clo
Book
Jan 15, 2015
The DASH diet to end obesity : the best plan to prevent hypertension and type 2 diabetes and reduce excess weight Cover
William Muir Manger
Jennifer K Nelson
Marion J Franz
Edward J Roccella
The DASH Diet to End Obesity is the guide to common sense-lifestyle changes that will improve the health of the entire family.The DASH diet allows people to take charge of their own health and that of their families while eating delicious food, emphasizing seasonings, spices, healthy oils, fruits, vegetables, nuts, and other flavorful food choices. It explains the science and psychology of how to find success with the DASH approach, and is geared to motivate people to make healthy, informed changes in their daily lives.
613.25 DAS
Book
Dec 31, 2014
The discomfort zone : how leaders turn difficult conversations into breakthroughs Cover
Marcia Reynolds
Leaders, coaches, and mentors are charged with helping others to stretch their limits. However, few people enjoy hearing the messy--and sometimes painful--feedback it takes to overcome a personal obstacle. Marcia Reynolds shows how to use the discomfort zone to help others grow, not suffer.
658.3124 Rey
Book
Dec 30, 2014
The einkorn cookbook : discover the world's purest and most ancient form of wheat Cover
Shanna Mallon
Tim Mallon
If you haven't heard of einkorn yet, get ready to get excited--it's easy to digest, less likely to cause gut inflammation, and tolerable for those with gluten sensitivity. Food bloggers, Tim and Shanna Mallon. bring einkorn right to your table with this whole food cookbook that includes over 100 recipes, all featuring the world's most ancient grain.
641.631 Mal
Book
Jan 15, 2015
The frugal Paleo cookbook : affordable, easy & delicious Paleo cooking/ Ciarra Hannah, founder of Popular Paleo ; foreword by Melissa Joulwan Cover
Ciarra Hannah
Ciarra hannah, creator of PopularPaleo.com, has 100 easy, wallet-friendly Paleo recipes that will feed the whole family. By using flavorful but less expensive cuts of meat, slow cooking, and planning for multiple dishes, she shows how to save money, stay gluten-free, and enjoy these easy, make-ahead, and delicious Paleo recipes.
641.563 Han
Book
Jan 2, 2015
The Greek diet : how to feel like a Greek god or goddess and lose up to ten pounds in two weeks Cover
Maria Loi
Sarah Toland
Structured around the twelve Pillar Foods of the Mediterranean diet,The Greek Diet offers easy-to-follow meal plans to jump-start your weight loss and improve your overall health, including 100 authentic Greek recipes using whole foods and unprocessed ingredients. The plans can be modified to fit any lifestyle, including gluten-free and dairy-free alternatives.
613.25 Loi
Book
Jan 15, 2015
The kitchn cookbook : recipes, kitchens & tips to inspire your cooking Cover
Sara Kate Gillingham-Ryan
Faith Durand
This is two books in one: a trove of techniques and recipes, plue a guide to organizing your kitchen so that it's one of your favorite places to be.
641.5 Gil
Book
Jan 15, 2015
The overworked persons guide to better nutrition : simple steps you can take to eat well, reduce stress, and improve your health Cover
Jill Weisenberger
You can get the tools you need to be organized and implement strategies for better health. From organizing your kitchen, to daily diet tweaks, to exercise, you will learn easy-to-follow strategies to improve your eating habits, manage stress, and improve overall health--even with a busy lifestyle.
613 Wei
Book
Dec 31, 2014
The paleo diet : food your body is designed to eat Cover
Daniel Green
The Paleo diet is all about returning to a healthier way of life--cutting out the heavily processed, high fat food, and getting back to the fruits, vegetables, meat, seafood and nuts that our Paleolithic ancestors thrived on. This diet offers a change in lifestyle that not only helps us lose weight but also enjoy many additional health benefits. The 100 recipes in this book cover breakfasts, lunches, dinners and snacks. They are easy to follow, low in fat and high in flavor, and will inspire and encourage you to cook and eat well so you look and feel fantastic.
641.563 Gre
Book
Jan 2, 2015
Thug Kitchen : eat like you give a f*ck Cover
Thug Kitchen LLC
Thug Kitchen started their popular web site to inspire people to eat some vegetables and adopt a healthier lifestyle. They want to show everyone how to take charge of their plates, cook up some real food, and live in the real world. In their first cookbook, they're throwing down more than 100 recipes for their best-loved meals, snacks, and sides for beginning cooks to home chefs. Plus they're going to arm you with all the info and techniques you need to shop on a budget.
641.5636 Thu
Book
Jan 15, 2015
United States of bread : our nation's homebaking heritage : from sandwich loaves to sourdough Cover
Adrienne Kane
Before we became reliant on mass-produced supermarket loaves, the United States had a rich history of homemade bread recipes and regional specialties. Kane has unearthed these vintage recipes, given them a modern twist, and collected the American favorites here.
641.815 Kan
Book
Jan 15, 2015
Vegan pressure cooking : delicious beans, grains, and one-pot meals in minutes Cover
JL Fields
Say goodbye to long cooking and preparation times. With a pressure cooker, you can cook filling, nutritious meals in under an hour and with little mess or cleanup. It's not only delicious, but easy, too. With Vegan Pressure Cooking, you'll learn all of the ins and outs of pressure cooking, from choosing a pressure cooker that suits you best to understanding the ingredients that are perfect for pressure cooking--including beans, grains, hearty vegetables, and more, with recipes spanning all meals and tastes.
641.5636 Fie
Book
Jan 7, 2015
Yell less, love more : how the Orange Rhino mom stopped yelling at her kids-and how you can too! Cover
Sheila McCraith
Sheila McCraith promised her sons that she would go a full year without yelling. As she did, she chronicled her adventures on her blog, The Orange Rhino Challenge. Here she shows the journey to becoming The Orange Rhino: a determined and energetic person who chooses not to charge with words, but to remain calm, loving, and warm when provoked or triggered. Her strategies for everyday successes will help you with those unpredictable moments, and you will find yourself loving the time spent with your kids more than ever before.
649.1 McC
Book
Jan 5, 2015
Collect raindrops : the seasons gathered Cover
Nikki McClure
Scenes from the seasons created by black paper and knife, with color and text added later. Nikki McClure's collection of art made for calendars from 1998 to 2014 highlights her technique.
736.98 McC
Book
Jan 9, 2015
Let's go crazy : Prince and the making of Purple rain Cover
Alan Light
Purple Rain is a song, an album, and a film--each one a commercial success and cultural milestone. How did this musical masterpiece that blurred R&B, pop, dance, and rock sounds come to alter the recording landscape and become a touchstone for generations of fans? Purple Rain is widely considered to be among the most important albums in music history. Coinciding with the 30th anniversary year of Purple Rain's release, Alan Light takes a timely look at the making and popularizing of this once seemingly impossible project.
781.66 Lig
Book
Dec 31, 2014
Peter, Paul, and Mary : fifty years in music and life Cover
Peter, Paul, and Mary (Musical group)
The intimate story of Peter, Paul, and Mary and their music, with images that follow their passionate, fifty-year journey to the center of America's heart. Photographs taken over five decades follow them from their earliest performances in the 1960s, as they lead America to discover the passionate soul of folk music. Through these images you can feel and almost hear the trio's songs calling for a more caring, better world as you see them performing with a courage and conviction that became the embodiment of their generation's awakening to conscience, to activism, and to a new dream for all of humankind.
780.92 Pet
Book
Jan 5, 2015
Wayfaring strangers : the musical voyage from Scotland and Ulster to Appalachia Cover
Fiona Ritchie
Douglas M. Orr
Throughout the 18th and 19th centuries, a steady stream of Scots migrated to Ulster and eventually onward across the Atlantic to resettle in the United States. Many of these Scots-Irish immigrants made their way into the mountains of the southern Appalachian region. They brought with them a wealth of traditional ballads and tunes from the British Isles and Ireland. Their enduring legacy of music flows today from Appalachia back to Ireland and Scotland and around the globe. Includes music CD.
781.6213 Rit
Book
Jan 7, 2015
Jane Austen cover to cover : 200 years of classic covers Cover
Margaret C. Sullivan
Jane Austen Cover to Cover compiles two centuries of design showcasing one of the world's most beloved and celebrated novelists. With over 200 images, plus historical commentary, Austen trivia, and a little bit of wit, this fascinating and visually intriguing look back is a must for Janites, design enthusiasts, and book lovers of all ages.
823.09 Aus Austen, Jane
Book
Jan 9, 2015
The other side of paradise : life in the new Cuba Cover
Julia Cooke
Over a period of five years, beginning when Castro stepped down from his presidency, journalist Julia Cooke embedded herself in Cuba, gaining access to a dynamic Havana. Combining intimate storytelling with in-depth reportage, The Other Side of Paradise weaves together stories of the Cubans whom Cooke encountered, providing a look into the daily lives and future prospects of young people in Cuba today. These characters paint a portrait of Cuban culture and the emerging legacy of Castro's failed promises.
972.91 Coo
Book
Jan 23, 2015
Everything I need to know about love I learned from a Little golden book Cover
Diane Muldrow
Love is all around, especially in Little Golden Books! Diane Muldow's witty, tender observations about the ins and outs of relationships--with friends, spouses, siblings, children, and even pets--are paired with delightful images from the best-loved children's books of all time.
YA 152.41 Mul
Book
Jan 14, 2015
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Jim Stovall
158.1 Sto
Jessie Close
Pete Earley
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Sian Beilock
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William Muir Manger
Jennifer K Nelson
Marion J Franz
Edward J Roccella
613.25 DAS
Sophia Dembling
158.2 Dem
Marcia Reynolds
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Jonathan Witt and Jay Wesley Richards
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Shanna Mallon
Tim Mallon
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Karl A Pillemer
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Ciarra Hannah
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Rachel Cooke
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Maria Loi
Sarah Toland
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Garth Callaghan
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Sara Kate Gillingham-Ryan
Faith Durand
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Marina Warner
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Jill Weisenberger
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Kelsey Timmerman
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Daniel Green
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Mimi Thorisson
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Thug Kitchen LLC
641.5636 Thu
Martina McBride
Katherine Cobbs
642.4 McB
Adrienne Kane
641.815 Kan
Peter Reinhart
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JL Fields
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Sheila McCraith
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Kelly V Brozyna
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Nikki McClure
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Ken Page
646.77 Pag
Alan Light
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Nan K. Chase
DeNeice C Guest
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Peter, Paul, and Mary (Musical group)
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Mark Bittman
illustrations by Olivia De Salve Villedieu
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Fiona Ritchie
Douglas M. Orr
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Pat LaFrieda
Carolynn Carreño
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Margaret C. Sullivan
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Sarah Matheny
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Julia Cooke
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