by Smyth, Frank 323.43 SMYTH

The Nra : the Unauthorized History

"The National Rifle Association is unique in American life. Few other civic organizations are as old or as large. None is as controversial. It is largely due to the NRA that the U.S. gun policy differs so extremely--some would say so tragically--from that of every other developed nation. But, as Frank Smyth shows, the …

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by Lyman, Monty 612.79 LYMAN

The Remarkable Life of the Skin : an Intimate Journey Across Our Largest Organ

"Providing a cover for our delicate and intricate bodies, the skin is our largest and fastest-growing organ. We see it, touch it, and live in it every day. It is a habitat for a mesmerizingly complex world of micro-organisms and physical functions that are vital to our health and our survival. It is also a waste remova…

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by Wallace, Chris 940.5425 WALLACE

Countdown 1945 : the Extraordinary Story of the Atomic Bomb and the 116 Days Tha

A "behind-the-scenes account of the 116 days leading up to the Americans attack on Hiroshima"--Dust jacket flap.…

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by Levy, Steven 302.3028 LEVY

Facebook : the Inside Story

"In his sophomore year of college, Mark Zuckerberg created a simple website to serve as a campus social network. The site caught on like wildfire, and soon students nationwide were on Facebook. Today, Facebook is nearly unrecognizable from Zuckerberg's first, modest iteration. It has grown into a tech giant, the larges…

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by William, Anthony 613.2 WILLIAM

Medical Medium Cleanse to Heal : Healing Plans for Sufferers of Anxiety, Depress

William provides "one-stop resource for cleansing of all kinds, starting with his ... nine-day 3:6:9 cleanse and expanding into life-saving protocols for specific health needs--including an anti-bug cleanse, a morning cleanse, and a heavy metal detox. You'll discover how to choose the cleanse that's right for you; a de…

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by Billis, Stacie 641.665 BILLIS

Winner! Winner! Chicken Dinner : 50 Winning Ways to Cook It Up!

"Home cooks can prepare delicious chicken suppers with confidence and ease. Each chapter is chock-full of tips and tricks that use a wide range of techniques, from braising and roasting to grilling, slow cooking, and sheet-pan cooking"--…

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by Duran, Elvis, B DURAN DURAN

Where Do I Begin? : Stories from a Life Lived out Loud

Elvis Duran, host of one of the nation's top morning shows and the voice millions of Americans wake up to, shares his wildest stories and hardest-learned lessons all with his trademark heart, honesty, and plenty of humor. Elvis Duran's nationally syndicated radio program, Elvis Duran and the Morning Show, is America's …

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by Brown, Chelsey 747 BROWN

Rental Style : the Ultimate Guide to Decorating Your Apartment or Small Home

The Must-Have Guide for Renters and Small-Space Dwellers Rental Style, which doubles as a decor piece and handy design guide, shows readers how to decorate and organize small, rented spaces on a budget. The book will cover all home development stages from searching for a rental home to decorating and organizing it. Man…

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by McCord, Beth 155.2608 MCCORD

Becoming Us : Using the Lens of the Enneagram to Create a Thriving Gospel-center

Becoming Us pulls back the curtain on marriage and weaves the Enneagram through the lense of the Gospel to reveal why you and your spouse behave in different ways. Beth and Jeff will explain how you can: *Answer the question, (3z(BWhat is my spouse thinking?(3y (B*Defuse conflict before it starts, especially the …

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by Jukes, Helen, B JUKES JUKES

A Honeybee Heart Has Five Openings : a Year of Keeping Bees

"Helen Jukes is entering her thirties and feeling disconnected and trapped by her office job. Then, for good luck, she is given a colony of honeybees. According to folklore, a colony, freely given, brings good fortune, and the author embarks on an emotional, rewarding journey during the course of a year as she cares fo…

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by Kaufman, Scott Barry, 158.9 KAUFMAN

Transcend : the New Science of Self-actualization

"A bold reimagining of Maslow's famous hierarchy of needs--and new insights for realizing your full potential and living your most creative, fulfilled, and connected life. When psychologist Scott Barry Kaufman first discovered Maslow's unfinished theory of transcendence, sprinkled throughout a cache of unpublished jour…

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by Shrimpton, Sarah, 746.434 SHRIMPT

Modern Crochet Bible : over 100 Contemporary Crochet Techniques and Stitches

Learn to stitch stunning contemporary crochet items with this definitive guide to modern crochet techniques and stitches.…

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by Clement, James W. 571.655 CLEMENT

The Switch : Ignite Your Metabolism with Intermittent Fasting, Protein Cycling,

"How can you lose dramatic weight, reverse chronic conditions, and stay healthier longer? Flip the switch on your metabolism with intermittent fasting, protein restriction, and ketosis! Lose weight. Reverse Chronic Conditions. Live Healthier Longer. Within each of us is an ancient mechanism that eliminates toxic materi…

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by Reich, Robert B. 322.3097 REICH

The System : Who Rigged It, How We Fix It

"Millions of Americans have lost confidence in our political and economic system. After years of stagnant wages, volatile job markets, and an unwillingness to deal with profound threats such as climate change, there is a mounting sense that the system is fixed, serving only those select few with enough money to secure …

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by Patterson, James, 973.922 PATTERS

The House of Kennedy

The Kennedys have always been a family of charismatic adventurers, raised to take risks and excel, living by the dual family mottos: "To whom much is given, much is expected" and "Win at all costs." And they do--but at a price. Across decades and generations, the Kennedys have occupied a unique place in the American im…

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by Goldstone, Lawrence, 342.7308 GOLDSTO

On Account of Race : the Supreme Court, White Supremacy, and the Ravaging of Afr

"Beginning in 1876, the Court systematically dismantled both the equal protection guarantees of the Fourteenth Amendment, at least for African-Americans, and what seemed to be the guarantee of the right to vote in the Fifteenth. And so, of the more than 500,000 African-Americans who had registered to vote across the So…

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by Maxwell, Sarah 746.4604 MAXWELL

Fearless with Fabric : Fresh Quilts from Traditional Blocks : an Inspiring Guide

Build your confidence as a dedicated or intermediate quilter and be inspired to transfer your traditional blocks to beautiful modern quilts. Including step-by-step projects that combine fabrics from different lines and genres with clear guidelines to encourage mixing and matching. For each pattern, there are four sideb…

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by Peterson, Wendy Jo 641.555 PETERSO

Instant Pot Cookbook

Wondering how get the most out of your Instant Pot or your favorite multi-cooker? This one-of a kind guide will walk you through what you need to know to start cooking with your Instant Pot today. It covers what you can cook to setting functions to keeping your pot looking (and smelling!) like new, plus what will happe…

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by Eisenberg, Emma Copley 364.1523 EISENBE

The Third Rainbow Girl : the Long Life of a Double Murder in Appalachia

"In the early evening of June 25, 1980 in Pocahontas County, West Virginia, two middle-class outsiders named Vicki Durian, 26, and Nancy Santomero, 19, were murdered in an isolated clearing. They were hitchhiking to a festival known as the Rainbow Gathering but never arrived; they traveled with a third woman however, w…

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100 Techniques : Master a Lifetime of Cooking Skills, from Basic to Bucket List

"This book isn't meant to be a sequential cooking course, so dip into it wherever and however you like. Try one of the simple essentials that will make your everyday life easier and more enjoyable, like simmering a great tomato sauce or making a pan sauce for cutlets. Or invite some friends over to share in the success…

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by Gates, Robert Michael, 973.929 GATES

Exercise of Power : American Failures, Successes, and a New Path Forward in the

"Since the end of the Cold War, the global perception of the United States has progressively morphed from dominant international leader to disorganized entity, seemingly unwilling to accept the mantle of leadership or unable to govern itself effectively. Robert Gates argues that this transformation is the result of the…

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by Cohen, Erica Chidi 618.2 COHEN

Nurture : a Modern Guide to Pregnancy, Birth, Early Motherhood-- and Trusting Yo

Nurture is the only all-in-one pregnancy and birthing book for modern mothers-to-be and their partners who want a more integrative approach. Author Erica Chidi Cohen has assisted countless births and helped hundreds of families ease into their new roles through her work as a doula. This beautiful, comprehensive and jud…

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Beginner's Step-by-step Coding Course : Learn Computer Programming the Easy Way.

Learning to code has never been easier than with this essential guide to computer programming for beginners. With this visual guide to computer programming for beginners, it has never been easier to learn how to code. Coding skills are in high demand and the need for programmers is still growing. Covering three of the …

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by Dubrow, Heather Kent, 613.25 DUBROW

The Dubrow Keto Fusion Diet : the Ultimate Plan for Interval Eating and Sustaina

"The authors of the extremely popular The Dubrow Diet return with a new diet book that draws on the best parts of keto and interval eating to provide the simple secrets to weight loss success--backed up by science, their proven results, and 12:8:4 eating schedule. Heather and Terry Dubrow, M.D., taught people how to ad…

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by Bala, Helena Dea, 158 BALA

Craigslist Confessional : a Collection of Secrets from Anonymous Strangers

"What would you confess if you knew it would never get back to your spouse, your colleagues, or your family? What story would you tell about your life if a stranger was willing to listen with no judgement, no stigma, and no consequences-just an unburdening and the relief of confession? For fans of Humans of New York an…

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by Matloff, Judith, 613.69 MATLOFF

How to Drag a Body and Other Safety Tips You Hope to Never Need : Survival Trick

"From seasoned war correspondent and professor at Columbia Journalism School, Judith Matloff, a reassuring and kick-ass book in the vein of The Worst-Case Scenario Survival Handbook for women to take on whatever the world throws at them-from hurricanes to harassment and beyond"--…

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by Wagner, Natasha Gregson, B WOOD WAGNER

More Than Love : an Intimate Portrait of My Mother, Natalie Wood

"The heartbreaking, never-before-told story of Hollywood icon Natalie Wood's glamorous life, sudden death, and lasting legacy, written by her daughter, Natasha Gregson Wagner"--…

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by Welker, Liz, 745.5 WELKER

The Making It Guide to Crafting

A compendium of crafting inspiration and instruction by the creators of Making It. Features photography from seasons one and two and projects inspired by the episode challenges.…

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by Sunshine, Averie 641.6562 SUNSHIN

Cooking with Pumpkin

For anyone who loves pumpkin, Averie Sunshines new book, Cooking with Pumpkin, is a must-have. It contains 50 of her favorite pumpkin recipes, with an abundance of colorful images that will entice you to start cooking. The book goes beyond pumpkin pie and is filled with creative, fun, mouthwatering recipes from…

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by Makary, Marty 338.4736 MAKARY

The Price We Pay : What Broke American Health Care--and How to Fix It

One in five Americans now has medical debt in collections and rising health care costs today threaten every small business in America. Dr. Makary, one of the nation's leading health care experts, travels across America and details why health care has become a bubble. Drawing from on-the-ground stories, his research, an…

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by Jollett, Mikel, B JOLLETT JOLLETT

Hollywood Park : a Memoir

"HOLLYWOOD PARK is a remarkable memoir of a tumultuous life. Mikel Jollett was born into one of the country's most infamous cults, and subjected to a childhood filled with poverty, addiction, and emotional abuse. Yet, ultimately, his is a story of fierce love and family loyalty told in a raw, poetic voice that signals …

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by Rocca, Mo 920.02 ROCCA

Mobituaries : Great Lives Worth Reliving

Mo Rocca has always loved obituariesreading about the remarkable lives of global leaders, Hollywood heavyweights, and innovators who changed the world. But not every notable life has gotten the send-off it deserves. His quest to right that wrong inspired Mobituaries, his #1 hit podcast. Now with Mobituaries, th…

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by Anthes, Emily 729 ANTHES

The Great Indoors : the Surprising Science of How Buildings Shape Our Behavior,

Modern humans are an indoor species. We spend 90 percent of our time inside, shuttling between homes and offices, schools and stores, restaurants and gyms. And yet, in many ways, the indoor world remains unexplored territory. For all the time we spend inside buildings, we rarely stop to consider: How do these spaces af…

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Tasty Pride : 75 Recipes and Stories from the Queer Food Community

"From the wildly popular, fiercly inclusive BuzzFeed cooking brand comes 75 recipes from prominent LGBTQ+ cooks and foodies"--…

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by Taylor, Alan, 973.4609 TAYLOR

Thomas Jefferson's Education

"From the Pulitzer Prize- winning historian, a brilliant, absorbing study of Jefferson and his campaign to save Virginia through education. By turns entertaining and tragic, this beautifully crafted history reveals the origins of a great university in the dilemmas of Virginia slavery. Thomas Jefferson shares center sta…

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by Allen, Jennie 248.843 ALLEN

Get out of Your Head : Stopping the Spiral of Toxic Thoughts

"Speaker and Bible teacher Jennie Allen hears all the time from women who feel stuck in patterns of frustration and defeat. In her search for a solution, she's learned that the greatest spiritual battle of our generation is taking place between our ears. How we think shapes how we live. So it's crucial that we learn ho…

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by Loh, Sandra Tsing B LOH LOH

The Madwoman and the Roomba : My Year of Domestic Mayhem

"A Fran Lebowitz-esque comic exploration of a year in the life of "imaginatively twisted and fearless" (Los Angeles Times) bestselling writer. In a half-changed America, "liberated" women have had to wear fifteen different hats to make everyday life work-while putting themselves second. As the self-appointed spokeswoma…

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by Brotherton, Marcus B BEIKIRCH BROTHER

Blaze of Light : the Inspiring True Story of Green Beret Medic Gary Beikirch, Me

"From one of the fiercest skirmishes of the Vietnam War to years of seclusion in a mountain cave, Medal of Honor recipient, Gary Beikirch has faced more than his fair share of battles and overcome each of them through perseverance and faith. He inspires readers to do the same"--…

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by Newgent, Jackie 641.5631 NEWGENT

The Clean & Simple Diabetes Cookbook : Flavorful, Fuss-free Recipes for Everyday

"Cooking at home is one of the best ways to eat healthier and manage your diabetes or prediabetes, but it can be difficult to know where to start. The Clean & Simple Diabetes Cookbook will walk you through the basics of simple, home-cooking, using fresh, whole ingredients to kickstart your healthy, clean-eating lifesty…

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by Larson, Erik, B CHURCHILL LARSON

The Splendid and the Vile : a Saga of Churchill, Family, and Defiance During the

"The #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Devil in the White City and Dead Wake delivers a fresh and compelling portrait of Winston Churchill and London during the Blitz. On Winston Churchill's first day as prime minister, Hitler invaded Holland and Belgium. Poland and Czechoslovakia had already fallen, and the …

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by Frankl, Viktor E. 150.195 FRANKL

Yes to Life : in Spite of Everything

"Eleven months after his liberation from Auschwitz, Viktor E. Frankl held a series of public lectures in Vienna, published here for the first time. The psychologist, who was to become world famous, explained his central thoughts on meaning, resilience and the importance of embracing life even in the face of great adver…

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by Parkin, Simon 940.5451 PARKIN

A Game of Birds and Wolves : the Ingenious Young Women Whose Secret Board Game H

"The triumphant true story of the young women who helped to devise the winning strategy that defeated Nazi U-boats and delivered a decisive victory in the Battle of the Atlantic." -- From book jacket.…

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by Nevins, Sarah 641.5636 NEVINS

Effortless Vegan : Delicious Plant-based Recipes with Easy Instructions, Few Ing

Satisfying plant-based, gluten-free meals without the hassle. Painless to prep, simple to cook and completely plant based and gluten free, these recipes focus on full flavors, clean eating and efficiency. Make breakfast the most important and easiest meal of the day. Try one of the 30-minute or less meals. If you love …

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by Greene, B. 523.1 GREENE

Until the End of Time : Mind, Matter, and Our Search for Meaning in an Evolving

"From the world-renowned physicist, co-founder of the World Science Festival, and best-selling author of The Elegant Universe comes this utterly captivating exploration of deep time and humanity's search for purpose. Brian Greene takes readers on a breathtaking journey from the big bang to the end of time and invites u…

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by Jordan, Mary, B TRUMP JORDAN

The Art of Her Deal : the Untold Story of Melania Trump

"Based on interviews with more than one hundred people in five countries, The Art of Her Deal: The Untold Story of Melania Trump draws an unprecedented portrait of the first lady. While her public image is of an aloof woman floating above the political gamesmanship of Washington, behind the scenes Melania Trump is not …

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by Chesney, Will, 958.1047 CHESNEY

No Ordinary Dog : My Partner from the Seal Teams to the Bin Laden Raid

"The powerful true story of a SEAL Team Six member and military dog handler, and the dog that saved his life. Two dozen Navy SEALs descended on Osama bin Laden's compound in May 2011. After the mission, only one name was made public: Cairo, a Belgian Malinois and military working dog. This is Cairo's story, and that of…

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by Roman, Alison 642.4 ROMAN

Nothing Fancy : Unfussy Food for Having People over

An unexpected weeknight meal with a neighbor or a weekend dinner party with fifteen of your closest friendseither way and everywhere in between, having people over is supposed to be fun, not stressful. This abundant collection of all-new recipesheavy on the easy-to-execute vegetables and versatile grain…

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by Kolker, Robert 616.898 KOLKER

Hidden Valley Road : Inside the Mind of an American Family

"Don and Mimi Galvin seemed to be living the American dream. After World War II, Don's work with the Air Force brought them to Colorado, where their twelve children perfectly spanned the baby boom: the oldest born in 1945, the youngest in 1965. In those years, there was an established script for a family like the Galvi…

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by Pollack, Andrew, 371.782 POLLACK

Why Meadow Died : the People and Policies That Created the Parkland Shooter and

Andrew Pollack, whose daughter Meadow was murdered in the Parkland, Florida high school shooting, teamed up with education expert Max Eden to find out how the Parkland shooter slipped through the cracks. They argue that the policies pioneered in Broward plague American schools, and make school shootings more likely.…

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by Greene, Andy 791.4572 GREENE

The Office : the Untold Story of the Greatest Sitcom of the 2000s

"The untold stories behind The Office, one of the most iconic television shows of the twenty-first century, told by its creators, writers, and actors"--…

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by Compart, Pamela J. 641.5631 COMPART

The Kid-friendly Adhd & Autism Cookbook : the Ultimate Guide to the Most Effecti

Learn to cook delicious, healthy food that will help your child's behaviour, focus, and development with The Kid-Friendly ADHD & Autism Cookbook, complete with an up-to-date review of common speciality diets for ADHD and autism treatment. The Kid-Friendly ADHD & Autism Cookbook provides a current review of the commonly…

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by Hughley, D. L. 305.896 HUGHLEY

Surrender, White People! : Our Unconditional Terms for Peace

"Following-up his New York Times bestseller How Not to Get Shot, comedy legend D.L. Hughley offers satirical terms for a peace treaty between white America and the rest of humanity"--…

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by Milne, Lola 641.612 MILNE

Take One Can : 80 Delicious Meals from the Cupboard

Our kitchen cupboards are full of cans - tomatoes, chickpeas, tuna, kidney beans, sardines, sweetcorn, even figs - that often are used as an addition to a recipe but never the main ingredient. This books is a celebration of canned ingredients, offering 80 recipes that take one can and make it the focus of the meal.…

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by Mask, Deirdre, 388.1 MASK

The Address Book : What Street Addresses Reveal About Identity, Race, Wealth, an

"An exuberant work of popular history: the story of how streets got their names and houses their numbers, and why something as seemingly mundane as an address can save lives or enforce power. When most people think about street addresses, if they think of them at all, it is in their capacity to ensure that the postman …

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by Foster, Diana Greene, 362.1988 FOSTER

The Turnaway Study : Ten Years, a Thousand Women, and the Consequences of Having

"A groundbreaking and illuminating look at the state of abortion access in America and the first long-term study of the consequences-emotional, physical, financial, professional, personal, and psychological-of receiving versus being denied an abortion on women's lives"--…

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by Nolan, Tara, 635 NOLAN

Gardening Your Front Yard : Projects and Ideas for Big & Small Spaces

"Gardening Your Front Yard is an active, inspiring resource that shows you how to treat your front yard like a backyard without sacrificing beauty, from choosing the right plants to building front patios and walkways. With her unique combination of DIY/building savvy and gardening expertise, author Tara Nolan weaves yo…

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by Schwarzenegger, Katherine 155.92 SCHWARZ

The Gift of Forgiveness : Inspiring Stories from Those Who Have Overcome the Unf

"Written with grace and understanding and based on more than twenty in-depth interviews and stories as well as personal reflections from Schwarzenegger Pratt herself, The Gift of Forgiveness is about one of the most difficult challenges in life--learning to forgive. Here, Katherine Schwarzenegger Pratt shows us what we…

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by Beranbaum, Rose Levy 641.862 BERANBA

Rose's Ice Cream Bliss

"Easy and totally foolproof recipes for homemade ice cream from best-selling author and "diva of desserts" Rose Levy Beranbaum"--…

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by Harder, Dustin 641.5636 HARDER

Epic Vegan : 125 Wild and Over-the-top Plant-based Recipes

"Epic Vegan offers a step-by-step guide to creating timeless comfort foods that are over-the-top delicious, and always plant based. Think classic and nostalgic, yet messy, juicy, and Instagram-worthy at the same time. Are you into playing with your food? Epic Vegan does just that, encouraging home cooks to think outsid…

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by Stewart, Martha 648.8 STEWART

Martha Stewart's Organizing : the Manual for Bringing Order to Your Life, Home &

"How to organize everything, from America's most trusted lifestyle authority, with color photographs throughout and hundreds of ideas, projects, and tips"--…

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by Mansfield, Rachel 641.5 MANSFIE

Just the Good Stuff : 100+ Guilt-free Recipes to Satisfy All of the Cravings : G

Rachel Mansfields vibrant debut cookbook proves that living a healthy lifestyle doesnt mean adhering to restrictive diets or giving up all the foods you crave. Using better-for-you ingredients, such as grain-free flours, collagen peptides, and coconut sugar, you can indulge while still maintaining a bal…

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by Freudenberger, Nina 747.9 FREUDEN

Bibliostyle : How We Live at Home with Books

Interior designer Nina Freudenberger, New Yorker writer Sadie Stein, and Architectural Digest photographer Shade Degges give readers a peek at the private libraries and bookshelves of passionate readers all over the world, including Larry McMurtry, Silvia Whitman of Shakespeare and Co., Gay and Nan Talese, and Emma Str…

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by Robertson, Nichole 840.9 ROBERTS

Literary Paris : a Photographic Tour

An essential addition to the library of every booklover and Francophile, this unique love letter to Paris offers an immersive photographic stroll through its literary delights, from historic bookstores to hidden cafes. Paris in Color author Nichole Robertson turns her lens onto spots both legendary and little-known, hi…

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by Stoddard, Jill A. 616.8522 STODDAR

Be Mighty : a Woman's Guide to Liberation from Anxiety, Worry & Stress Using Min

You are stronger than your anxiety--you are mighty. In this empowering guide, you'll find practical tools to help you shed the shackles of worry and fear and embrace a more vibrant life. In a culture where women are still paid less for doing the same jobs, expected to juggle family and career effortlessly, and faced wi…

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by Helmuth, Hope 641.566 HELMUTH

Hope's Table : Everyday Recipes from a Mennonite Kitchen

From the kitchen of Mennonite cook Hope Helmuth come Hope's Table, a mix of more than 150 delectable recipes, stunning food photography, and stories of strawberry picking, corn day, and Christmas cookie bakes. Simple step-by-step instructions help you create wholesome dishes with artistic flair, and practical kitchen h…

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by DePalma, Anthony, 972.9123 DEPALMA

The Cubans : Ordinary Lives in Extraordinary Times

"Modern Cuba comes alive in a vibrant portrait of a group of families's varied journeys in one community over the last twenty years. Cubans today, most of whom have lived their entire lives under the Castro regime, are hesitantly embracing the future. In his new book, Anthony DePalma, a veteran reporter with years of e…

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by Marlin, Seth, 796.5109 MARLIN

Five-star Trails, Spokane : 30 Spectacular Hikes in the Inland Northwest

"Explore the Best Trails of Spokane, Washington! Peaceful waterfalls, dramatic mountain vistas, bountiful state parks, and, of course, the spectacular Spokane River-there's no better place to hit the trails than the Spokane area. With the expert guidance of local author Seth Marlin, you'll find plenty of popular routes…

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by Rifkind, Donna B VIERTEL RIFKIND

The Sun and Her Stars : Salka Viertel and Hitler's Exiles in the Golden Age of H

"The little-known story of screenwriter Salka Viertel, whose salons in 1930s and 40s Hollywood created a refuge for a multitude of famous figures who had escaped the horrors of World War ll. Hollywood was created by its "others"; that is, by women, Jews, and immigrants. Salka Viertel was all three and so much more. She…

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by Heath, Dan, 658.403 HEATH

Upstream : the Quest to Solve Problems Before They Happen

"So often in life, we get stuck in a cycle of response. We put out fires. We deal with emergencies. We stay downstream, handling one problem after another, but we never make our way upstream to fix the systems that caused the problems ... [This book] probes the psychological forces that push us downstream--including 'p…

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by Conn, Bobi B CONN CONN

In the Shadow of the Valley : a Memoir

Bobi Conn was raised in a remote Kentucky holler in 1980s Appalachia. This memoir presents her account of survival despite being born poor, female, and cloistered in the Appalachian region.…

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by Wasserbly, Daniel 358.1743 WASSERB

The 300 : the Inside Story of the Missile Defenders Guarding America Against Nuc

"For the first time ever, a groundbreaking account of the individuals who operate America's super-advanced missile defense system. Since the dawn of the rocket age, nations have been powerless to defend themselves against incoming attacks. For decades, not even the mighty fortress of the NORAD and U.S. Northern Command…

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by Sears, William, 612.8 SEARS

The Healthy Brain Book : an All-ages Guide to a Calmer, Happier, Sharper You

"Whether you're experiencing "normal" mental and emotional burnout or wrestling with diagnosed illness, The Healthy Brain Book can help you thrive. It explains: - How what we think can change how well we think - The role of inflammation in the brain, and how food and activity can reverse it - What drugs enhance and sup…

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by McGowan, Anthony 102.07 MCGOWAN

How to Teach Philosophy to Your Dog : Exploring the Big Questions in Life

"Monty was just like any other dog. A scruffy and irascible Maltese terrier, he enjoyed barking at pugs and sniffing at trees. But after yet another dramatic confrontation with the local Rottweiler, Anthony McGowan realizes it's high time he and Monty had a chat about what makes him a good or a bad dog. Taking his lead…

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by Clavin, Thomas 978.0209 CLAVIN

Tombstone : the Earp Brothers, Doc Holliday, and the Vendetta Ride from Hell

"The true story of the Earp brothers, Doc Holliday, and the famous Battle at the OK Corral, by the New York Times bestselling author of Dodge City and Wild Bill. On the afternoon of October 26, 1881, nine men clashed in what would be known as the most famous shootout in American frontier history. Thirty bullets were ex…

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by Horn, Nadine 641.5636 HORN

Vegan Everything : 100 Easy Recipes for Craving -- from Bagels to Burgers, Tocos

"An all-purpose uncomplicated vegan cookbook for everyone interested in plant-based foods with recipes for pizza, falafel, burgers, banh mi, quesadillas, curry, ramen, jambalaya and more"--…

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by Gauthier, Judy, 746.4604 GAUTHIE

Sensational Quilts for Scrap Lovers : 11 Easily Pieced Projects : Color & Cuttin

"Patterns for 11 scrap quilts designed to use all sizes and shapes of fabric scraps. Includes color theory and unique cutting strategies"--…

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by McKowen, Laura, B MCKOWEN MCKOWEN

We Are the Luckiest : the Surprising Magic of a Sober Life

"A memoir of alcohol addiction and recovery, written by a successful career woman who describes the joys and challenges of staying sober in a culture permeated by drinking."--Provided by publisher…

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by Lacey, Jim, 355.009 LACEY

Gods of War : History's Greatest Military Rivals

Any meeting of genius may create sparks, but when military geniuses meet, their confrontations play out upon a vast panorama of states or civilizations at war, wielding the full destructive power of a mighty nation's armies. Gods of War is the first single-volume, in-depth examination of the most celebrated military ri…

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by Livio, Mario, B GALILEI LIVIO

Galileo and the Science Deniers

"A biography of the great astronomer and scientist, and an examination of the faith vs. science question, then and now, written by a noted astrophysicist and author"--…

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by Holland, Julie, 612.8042 HOLLAND

Good Chemistry : the Science of Connection, from Soul to Psychedelics

"Psychiatrist and family therapist Julie Holland dives into the neuroscience of connection and helps us to understand how we've lost touch with a basic human need and how we can get it back"--…

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by Amen, Daniel G. 616.89 AMEN

The End of Mental Illness : How Neuroscience is Transforming Psychiatry and Help

"New hope for those suffering from conditions like depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, addictions, PTSD, ADHD and more. Though incidence of these conditions is skyrocketing, for the past four decades standard treatment hasn't much changed, and success rates in treating them have barely improved, either. Meanwhile, t…

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by Perlmutter, David, 612.82 PERLMUT

Brain Wash : Detox Your Mind for Clearer Thinking, Deeper Relationships, and Las

Contemporary life provides us with infinite opportunities, along with endless temptations. We can eat whatever we want, whenever we want. We can immerse ourselves in the vast, enticing world of digital media. We can buy goods and services for rapid delivery with our fingertips or voice commands. But living in this 24/7…

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by Challis, Tess. 641.5636 CHALLIS

The Essential Vegan Air Fryer Cookbook : 75 Whole Food Recipes to Fry, Bake, and

If you're serious about eating a healthy, plant-based diet but still have cravings for the crispy crunch of fried foods this book has good news for you. The Essential Vegan Air Fryer Cookbook serves up the most comprehensive collection of good-for-you vegan recipes that pack deep-fried taste without all the guilt. From…

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by King, Greg, 910.9163 KING

The Last Voyage of the Andrea Doria : the Sinking of the World's Most Glamorous

"In the tradition of Erik Larson's Dead Wake comes The Last Voyage of the Andrea Doria, about the sinking of the glamorous Italian ocean liner, including never-before-seen photos of the wreck today. In 1956, a stunned world watched as the famous Italian ocean liner Andrea Doria sank after being struck by a Swedish vess…

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by Glaude, Eddie S., 305.8009 GLAUDE

Begin Again : James Baldwin's America and Its Urgent Lessons for Our Own

"James Baldwin grew disillusioned by the failure of the Civil Rights movement to force America to confront its lies about race. In the era of Trump, what can we learn from his struggle? "Not everything is lost. Responsibility cannot be lost, it can only be abdicated. If one refuses abdication, one begins again." --Jame…

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by Johnson, Charles, 306.8745 JOHNSON

Grand : a Grandparent's Wisdom for a Happy Life

An award-winning novelist, philosopher, essayist, screenwriter, professor and cartoonist, Charles Johnson has held numerous impressive titles over the course of his incomparable career. Now, for the first time, with his trademark wisdom and philosophical generosity, he turns his attention to his most important role yet…

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by Miller, Lulu, B JORDAN MILLER

Why Fish Don't Exist : a Story of Loss, Love, and the Hidden Order of Life

Nineteenth-century scientist David Starr Jordan built one of the most important fish specimen collections ever seen, until the 1906 San Francisco earthquake shattered his life's work.…

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by Sankovitch, Nina 974.47 SANKOVI

American Rebels : How the Hancock, Adams, and Quincy Families Fanned the Flames

"Nina Sankovitch's American Rebels explores, for the first time, the intertwined lives of the Hancock, Quincy, and Adams families, and the role each person played in sparking the American Revolution. Before they were central figures in American history, John Hancock, John Adams, Josiah Quincy Junior, Abigail Smith Adam…

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by Stewart, Nikita, 369.463 STEWART

Troop 6000 : the Girl Scout Troop That Began in a Shelter and Inspired the World

"Giselle Burgess, a young mother of five, and her children, along with others in the shelter, become the catalyst for Troop 6000. Having worked for the Girl Scouts earlier on, Giselle knew that these girls, including her own daughters, needed something they could be a part of, where they didn't need to feel the shame o…

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by Kuzmic, Kristina B KUZMIC KUZMIC

Hold On, but Don't Hold Still : Hope and Humor from My Seriously Flawed Life

"The inspiring and hilarious true story of how a single mother found the strength to transform her life and become the person--and parent--she could admire, revealing the tips and advice that empowered her Kristina Kuzmic has made herself a household name, speaking directly to mothers from the trenches of parenthood vi…

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by Clinton, Hillary Rodham 920.72 CLINTON

The Book of Gutsy Women

Hillary Rodham Clinton and her daughter, Chelsea, share the stories of the gutsy women who have inspired them -- women with the courage to stand up to the status quo, ask hard questions, and get the job done. Ensuring the rights and opportunities of women and girls remains a big piece of the unfinished business of the …

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by Ross, Bob, 751.4 ROSS

Life Lessons from Bob Ross : Be a Peaceful Cloud

"Bob Ross spent every episode of The Joy of Painting teaching generations of viewers how to paint. But, perhaps more important, he also taught us how to live. His lessons about imagination, friendship, kindness, mistakes, and finding happiness are well recieved-- and necessary, now as they were during each of his twent…

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by Archuleta, Victor 615.852 ARCHULE

Sacred Chakras : Understand Your Chakras and How to Harness Their Power

There are seven main chakras, starting from the base of the spine through to the crown of the headregulating every part of our body, from the nervous system to our skeleton. If we take care of them properly, these containers of energy keep us vibrant and healthy. Healing practitioner Victor Archuleta details ea…

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by Flea B FLEA FLEA

Acid for the Children : a Memoir

The co-founder of the Red Hot Chili Peppers chronicles his life from his birth in Australia and upbringing on the streets of Los Angeles through his rise to Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee.…

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by Achorn, Edward 973.7 ACHORN

Every Drop of Blood : the Momentous Second Inauguration of Abraham Lincoln

"By March 4, 1865, the Civil War had slaughtered more than 700,000 Americans and left intractable wounds on the nation. That day, after a morning of rain-drenched fury, tens of thousands crowded Washington's Capitol grounds to see Abraham Lincoln take the oath for a second term. As the sun emerged, Lincoln rose to give…

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by Martinez, Edgar, B MARTINEZ MARTINE

Edgar : an Autobiography

Patience, persistence, and the most unlikely of circumstances vaulted Edgar Martinez from a poor neighborhood in Dorado, Puerto Rico to the spotlight in Seattle, where he spent the entirety of his 18-year major league career with the Mariners. At last, his path is destined for one last stop: the Baseball Hall of Fame i…

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by Loewer, H. Peter 635.986 LOEWER

Container and Fragrant Gardens : How to Enliven Spaces with Containers and Make

"A quick-reference guide that shows gardeners with little experience and time how to enliven spaces with containers and how to make the most of scented flowers and leaves. One of the greatest delights of a garden is a perfume that draws the visitor to bend down to inhale the fragrance. This delightful and practical boo…

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by Frank, Richard B. 940.5425 FRANK

Tower of Skulls : a History of the Asia-pacific War, July 1937-may 1942

"The first book in a new three-volume history of the Asia-Pacific War, by the acclaimed author of Downfall and Guadalcanal. In 1937 the swath of the globe from India to Japan contained half the world's population, but only two nations with real sovereignty (Japan and Thailand) and two with compromised sovereignty (Chin…

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by Palmisano, Joanne 747 PALMISA

Rock Your Rental : Style, Design, and Marketing Tips to Boost Your Bookings

Rock your Rental is necessary reading for anyone who wants to transform their short-term rental space from sometimes-booked to sought-after. Abundant before-and-after inspiration is just the beginning. Joanne and Rosanne pack these pages with insider tips to show how design and marketing really are one and the same.…

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by Milton, Stephanie 794.8 MILTON

Minecraft : Guide to Survival

Introduces the game, outlines basic features, and describes such elements as hostile mobs, naturally generated structures, and biomes.…

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by Emanuel, Rahm, 352.2321 EMANUEL

The Nation City : Why Mayors Are Now Running the World

"At a time of anxiety about the effectiveness of our national government, Rahm Emanuel provides a clear vision, for both progressives and centrists, of how to get things done in America today--a bracing, optimistic vision of America's future from one of our most experienced and original political minds"--…

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by Shimer, David 324.6097 SHIMER

Rigged : America, Russia, and One Hundred Years of Covert Electoral Interference

Presents a judicious history of covert foreign interference in world elections since the Cold War that discusses Russia's role in America's 2016 presidential election and why the threat is greater than ever in 2020.…

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by Du Mez, Kristin Kobes, 277.3083 DU MEZ

Jesus and John Wayne : How White Evangelicals Corrupted a Faith and Fractured a

"A scholar of American Christianity answers perhaps the most bewildering question of our time: Why are evangelicals "the Donald's" most fervent supporters? Donald Trump is a libertine who lacks even basic knowledge of the Christian faith. Yet in 2016 he won 81 percent of the white evangelical vote, and continues to rel…

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by Ball, Molly, B PELOSI BALL

Pelosi

She's the iconic leader who puts Donald Trump in his place, the woman with the toughness to take on a lawless president and defend American democracy. Ever since the Democrats took back the House in the 2018 midterm elections, Nancy Pelosi has led the opposition with strategic mastery and inimitable elan. It's a remark…

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by Comerford, Hope 641.5884 COMERFO

Fix-it and Forget-it Family Vacation Cookbook : Slow Cooker Meals for Your Rv, B

"When you're away from home but still want a delicious home-cooked meal, the slow cooker is the way to go! Using one pot (who wants to do dishes on vacation?) and minimal ingredients (we're assuming you're not packing your entire spice shelf), these recipes are super easy and super yummy. Whether you're vacationing on …

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by Greenewald, John, 973 GREENEW

Secrets from the Black Vault : the Army's Plan for a Military Base on the Moon a

"The history books are meant to give you verifiable history. The United States Government wants you to not question the narrative that, in some cases, has been written for more than a century. But sometimes, real facts emerge from declassified documents that challenge what you thought you knew."--…

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by Fung, Jason 613.2 FUNG

Life in the Fasting Lane : How to Make Intermittent Fasting a Lifestyle--and Rea

Take the guesswork (and fear) out of fasting with real-life and expert advice. In recent years, intermittent fasting--restricting calorie intake for a set number of hours or days--has become an increasingly popular diet strategy. While some in the medical community initially dismissed the idea as a dangerous fad, recen…

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by Pyle, Nathan W. 741.56 PYLE

Strange Planet

Straight from the mind of New York Times bestselling author Nathan W. Pyle, Strange Planet is an adorable and profound universe in pink, blue, green, and purple, based on the phenomenally popular Instagram of the same name!…

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