by Payne, Doris B PAYNE PAYNE

Diamond Doris : The True Story of the World's Most Notorious Jewel Thief

Growing up during the Depression in the segregated coal town of Slab Fork, West Virginia, Doris Payne was told her dreams were unattainable for poor black girls like her. Surrounded by people who sought to limit her potential, Doris vowed to turn the tables after the owner of a jewelry store threw her out when a white …

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by Wheeler, Liz, 320.513 WHEELER

Tipping Points : How to Topple the Left's House of Cards

The author, the host of Tipping point with Liz Wheeler on One America News Network, shares her perspectives on how to effectively debate current political and social issues with those on the Left.…

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by Power, Samantha B POWER POWER

The Education of an Idealist : a Memoir

Pulitzer Prize winning humanitarian Samantha Power offers an urgent response to the question "What can one person do?" In this memoir, Power transports us from her childhood in Dublin to the streets of war-torn Bosnia to the White House Situation Room and the world of high-stakes diplomacy. In 2005, her critiques of U.…

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by Stack, Ed B STACK STACK

It's How We Play the Game : Build a Business, Take a Stand, Make a Difference

In 1948, Ed Stack's father, Richard, started Dicks Bait and Tackle in Binghamton, New York, with $300 borrowed from his grandmother. A few years later, Dick expanded to a second location. In 1984, Ed bought the two stores from his father. Today DICKs Sporting Goods is the largest sporting goods retailer…

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by Moser, Benjamin B SONTAG MOSER

Sontag : Her Life and Work

"Benjamin Moser's Sontag, a biography of Susan Sontag, is a portrait of the iconoclastic and prolific essayist, novelist, and critic and her role in the history of American intellectualism" --…

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by Maddow, Rachel 338.2728 MADDOW

Blowout : Corrupted Democracy, Rogue State Russia, and the Richest, Most Destruc

"Rachel Maddow's Blowout offers a dark, serpentine, riveting tour of the unimaginably lucrative and corrupt oil-and-gas industry. With her trademark black humor, Maddow takes us on a switchback journey around the globe-from Oklahoma City to Siberia to Equatorial Guinea-exposing the greed and incompetence of Big Oil and…

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by Abdurraqib, Hanif, 811.6 ABDURRA

A Fortune for Your Disaster

In his much-anticipated follow-up to The Crown Ain't Worth Much, poet, essayist, biographer, and music critic Abdurraqib has written a book of poems about how one rebuilds oneself after a heartbreak, the kind that renders them a different version of themselves than the one they knew.…

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by Leckart, Steven 728.7309 LECKART

Cabin Porn : Inside

First an online phenomenon and now a bestseller with more than 300,000 copies in print worldwide, Cabin Porn has become a powerful lifestyle movement that is synonymous with unplugging from a tech-obsessed world to find peace amid nature. Startups, homes, and even housing developments have all been inspired by the orig…

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by John, Elton B JOHN JOHN

Me

Christened Reginald Dwight, he was a shy boy with Buddy Holly glasses who grew up in the London suburb of Pinner and dreamed of becoming a pop star. By the age of twenty-three he was performing his first gig in America, facing an astonished audience in his bright yellow dungarees, a star-spangled T-shirt, and boots wit…

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by Chang, Joanne 641.865 CHANG

Pastry Love : a Baker's Journal of Favorite Recipes

James Beard awardwinning baker Joanne Chang is best known around the country for her eight acclaimed Flour bakeries in Boston. Chang has published two books based on the offerings at Flour, such as her famous sticky buns, but Pastry Love is her most personal and comprehensive book yet. It includes 125 dessert r…

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by Larsen, Jeffrey, 641.5639 LARSEN

Gluten-free Baking at Home : 102 Foolproof Recipes for Delicious Breads, Cakes,

Despite the volume of gluten- and allergen-free baking books on the market, it's still surprisingly difficult to find recipes that work every time. Enter Gluten-Free Baking at Home, a compendium of tried-and-true gluten- and allergen-free baked good recipes that everyone will love. Using customized flour blends, high-q…

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by Liess, Lauren 645 LIESS

Down to Earth : Laid-back Interiors for Modern Living

"An elevated yet accessible follow-up to Lauren Liess's Habitat, showcasing her signature easy-living lifestyle. Down to Earth picks up right where Lauren Liess's [...] Habitat left off. While Habitat walked readers through the decorating process step-by-step, Liess's latest title takes a step beyond the basics and inv…

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by Mohnhaupt, Jan, 590.7343 MOHNHAU

The Zookeepers' War : an Incredible True Story from the Cold War

Living in West Berlin in the 1960s often felt like living in a zoo, everyone packed together behind a wall, with the world always watching. On the other side of the Iron Curtain, the East Berlin zoo was spacious and lush, a socialist utopia where everything was perfectly planned...and then rarely successfully finished.…

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by Clark, Aileen 641.587 CLARK

The "i Love My Instant Pot" Affordable Meals Recipe Book : from Cold Start Yogur

"Eating well doesn't need to cost a fortune. And with the Instant Pot, it no longer requires a lot of time or effort. Now create budget-friendly meals that are fast and delicious using your favorite cooking gadget. In the "I Love My Instant Pot" Affordable Meals Recipe Book, Aileen Clark shows that it is possible to ea…

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by Schmidt, Philip 643 SCHMIDT

Little Free Libraries & Tiny Sheds : 12 Miniature Structures You Can Build to En

"Background information, twelve plans, instructions with photo sequences, and an inspirational image gallery get readers on the road to building tiny sharing structures for their communities and neighborhoods"--…

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by Burroughs, Augusten B BURROUGHS BURROUG

Toil & Trouble

"From the number one New York Times bestselling author comes another stunning memoir that is tender, touching...and just a little spooky. 'Here's a partial list of things I don't believe in: God. The Devil. Heaven. Hell. Bigfoot. Ancient Aliens. Past lives. Vampires. Zombies. Homeopathy. Bigfoot. Canola oil, because th…

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by Knisley, Lucy 306.8743 KNISLEY

Go to Sleep (i Miss You) : Cartoons from the Fog of New Parenthood

Lucy Knisley is one of the great memoirists of the graphic novel format. Following the completion of her pregnancy memoir Kid Gloves (and the birth of her baby), Lucy embarked on a new project: documenting new motherhood in short, spontaneous little cartoons, which she posted on her Instagram, and which quickly gained …

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by Merhi, Farah 747 MERHI

Inspire Your Home : Easy, Affordable Ideas to Make Every Room Glamorous

Farah Merhi launched Inspire Me! Home Decor in 2012 as a creative outlet during a transitional time in her life. Farah was about to graduate college and planned to attend law school. Going through the motions and feeling unfulfilled in her career choice, she built up the courage to face her truth. Taking time off to fi…

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by Rennison, Carole 746.74 RENNISO

Yarn Hooking : 14 Fabulous Projects for the Modern Rug Hooker

With a friendly new approach to an age-old craft, this book offers 15 colorful, whimsical designs for bags, pillows, pictures and gifts, as well as rugs. Inspired by folk art and primitive art, Carole Rennison shows how easy rug hooking is, providing hooking tips and advice on how to choose the right backing (hessian/b…

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by Barnes, Carlin 616.89 BARNES

Understanding Mental Illness : a Comprehensive Guide to Mental Health Disorders

More than 40 million people in the US suffer from mental health problemsyet less than half receive adequate care and treatment. Even in the 21st century with the most advanced medical care in the world, social stigma still surrounds psychiatric problems, and this, combined with a lack of understanding, perpetua…

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by Michalsen, Andreas 615.535 MICHALS

The Nature Cure : a Doctor's Guide to the Science of Natural Medicine

"A thoughtful and compelling case for the power and potential of natural medicine to heal the human body, from bestselling author Dr. Andreas Michalsen We are living longer than ever before. Average life expectancy is higher today than at any other period in our history. But our prolonged lives have come at a price: a …

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by Palazzolo, Joe. 973.933 PALAZZO

The Fixers : the Bottom-feeders, Crooked Lawyers, Gossipmongers, and Porn Stars

With his blunt-force fame and the myths hes propagated about himself, Donald Trump has always moved in a world of gossip barons, crooked lawyers, and porn stars. But when he became the Republican nominee for the presidency in 2016, all of these characters crawled out from the underbelly of Trumps stardo…

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by Graff, Garrett M., 973.931 GRAFF

The Only Plane in the Sky : an Oral History of 9/11

Over the past eighteen years, monumental literature has been published about 9/11, from Lawrence Wrights The Looming Tower, which traced the rise of al-Qaeda, to The 9/11 Commission Report, the governments definitive factual retrospective of the attacks. But one perspective has been missing up to this p…

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by Young, Scott H. 153.1523 YOUNG

Ultralearning : Master Hard Skills, Outsmart the Competition, and Accelerate You

Learn a new talent, stay relevant, reinvent yourself, and adapt to whatever the workplace throws your way. Ultralearning offers nine principles to master hard skills quickly. This is the essential guide to future-proof your career and maximize your competitive advantage through self-education. Young documents the metho…

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by William, Anthony 613 WILLIAM

Medical Medium Liver Rescue : Answers to Eczema, Psoriasis, Diabetes, Strep, Acn

"The #1 New York Times best-selling author and beloved healing authority reveals how taking your liver off overload can help resolve a wide range of symptoms and conditions--and transform your health in ways you've never imagined. What if you could focus on one aspect of your well-being to transform all the others--and…

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by Rodsky, Eve 650.1082 RODSKY

Fair Play : a Game-changing Solution for when You Have Too Much to Do (and More

"A revolutionary, real-world solution to the problem of unpaid, invisible work that women have shouldered for too long--from a woman tapped by Reese Witherspoon's Hello Sunshine as the expert on this topic for a new generation of women"--…

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by Schneider-Rading, Tina 747.0943 SCHNEID

Home Story : the German Approach to Interior Design

"If German interior designers have a genius, its for mixing modern with vintage finds and timeless classics to create looks that you dont see anywhere else in the world. Their cultural cachet is captured in the 21 projects that rose to the top of a juried residential design competition by Munich-based Schoner Wohnen, E…

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by Michaels, Melissa, 747 MICHAEL

But Where Do I Put the Couch?

When you have a home decorating question, do you wish you had a team to consult? Michaels and Wood answer actual queries from their readers. With a little bit of humor and a whole lot of how-to, they provide solutions to everyday decorating dilemmas. You can do it-- once your couch is in place, of course! -- adapted fr…

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by Shlain, Tiffany 158.1 SHLAIN

24/6 : the Power of Unplugging One Day a Week

Internet pioneer and renowned filmmaker Tiffany Shlain takes us on a provocative and entertaining journey through past, present, and future of ideas about time and technology and introduces a strategy for living in our 24/7 world: turning off all screens for 24 hours each week. She and her family call it "Technology Sh…

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by Ford, Jeremy 751.422 FORD

How to Paint Watercolours

This book includes three comprehensive step-by-step demonstrations and covers a range of subjects from flower portraits to landscapes.…

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by Coates, Stephen 751.4224 COATES

Watercolour Lakes & Rivers : Start to Paint with 3 Colours, 3 Brushes and 9 Easy

Even if you have never picked up a paintbrush before, professional watercolor teacher and artist, Stephen Coates, shows you how to paint convincing water scenes in watercolour using just three brushes, three colors, a plastic palette and a watercolour pad. Only students' range watercolour paints are used, yet from t…

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by Pogrebin, Robin B KAVANAUGH POGREBI

The Education of Brett Kavanaugh : an Investigation

"From New York Times reporters Robin Pogrebin and Kate Kelly, a deeper look at the formative years of Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh and his confirmation"--…

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