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All the young men : a memoir of love, AIDS, and chosen family in the American South
All the young men : a memoir of love, AIDS, and chosen family in the American South
Burks, Ruth Coker2021
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In 1986, twenty-six-year-old Ruth visits a friend at the hospital when she notices a door to one of the rooms is painted red. Nurses are drawing straws to see who will tend to the patient crying for his mother on the other side, all of them unwilling to help. Ruth immediately steps into the quara...
[2 copies, 1 reserve]
100 places in Italy every woman should go
100 places in Italy every woman should go
Van Allen, Susan2020
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The best women's guide to travel in Italy just got better with this new edition celebrating 10 years since first publication. It's been fully updated with many new destinations and Golden Day itineraries to enhance anyone's visit to one of the world's most beloved countries and cultures.
100 things to see in tropical north Queensland
100 things to see in tropical north Queensland
Lawson, Catherine2020
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100 things to see in tropical north Queensland is a guide to the best of the far north and Great Barrier Reef, according to people who live there. This remarkable part of Australia is home to the oldest rainforest on earth, the world's largest living organism and three world heritage sites, and t...
30 easy ways to join the food revolution : a sustainable cookbook
30 easy ways to join the food revolution : a sustainable cookbook
Hunter, Ollie2020
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"30 Ways to Join the Food Revolution" is the first book of its kind to present sustainable eating with a fail safe 30-way recipe plan for readers to follow and cook from. Based on the simple principle that local ingredients equal the lowest possible carbon footprint, Ollie Hunter endeavours to ea...
3000 color mixing recipes : watercolor : the ultimate practical reference to watercolor mixes and dilutions
3000 color mixing recipes : watercolor : the ultimate practical reference to watercolor mixes and dilutions
Collins, Julie, 1962-2020
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This book shows you a huge range of color mixes in watercolour. Use it as a handy reference when you want to know how to mix a specific color, or as a catalogue of inspiration when seeking ideas to try in your work. The free color viewing card included can be used to view each swatch in isolation...
35 knitted baby blankets : for the nursery, stroller, and playtime
35 knitted baby blankets : for the nursery, stroller, and playtime
Strutt, Laura, 1979-2020
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News of a new arrival brings about a flurry of activity. In reality there is very little a newborn needs other than warmth and love and what better way to show that you care than to hand-knit a beautiful baby blanket. From the first car journey to an outing in a stroller, a knitted blanket will a...
50 activities to kickstart your meetings
50 activities to kickstart your meetings
Thiagarajan, Sivasailam2020
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Inefficient meetings plague even the most well-run organizations. In 50 Activities to Kickstart Your Meetings, productivity and games expert Sivasailam Thiagarajan explains how to use fifty tried-and-true methods to get the most out of every meeting. This book teaches the strategy of employing ga...
52 weekend adventures in Northern California
52 weekend adventures in Northern California
Stienstra, Tom2020
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For over 30 years, Tom Stienstra's full-time job has been to capture and communicate the outdoor experience. This has led him across California - fishing, hiking, camping, boating, biking, and flying - searching for the best of the outdoors and then writing about it. Inside you'll find: The best ...
99% : how we've been screwed and how to fight back
99% : how we've been screwed and how to fight back
Thomas, Mark E.2020
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A clear, readable analysis of the inescapable fact that Generation Y (and subsequent generations) will be poorer than their parents, and how we should pursue other economic paths. If you are part of the 99% - and there is a 99% chance that you are - then you are one of the first generation in liv...
The adoptive parents' handbook : a guide to healing trauma and thriving with your foster or adopted child
The adoptive parents' handbook : a guide to healing trauma and thriving with your foster or adopted child
Tantrum, Barbara Cummins, 1973-2020
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The essential guide to parenting adopted and foster kids -- learn to create felt safety, heal attachment trauma, and navigate challenging behaviors and triggers. From navigating difficult behavior to understanding their inner emotional worlds, parenting an adopted or foster child brings unique gi...
Aesop's fables
Aesop's fables
Aesop2020
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For 25 centuries, the animal stories which go by the name of Aesop's Fables have amused and instructed generations of children and adults alike. They are still as fresh and poignant today as they were to the ancient Greeks who composed them. This beautifully illustrated edition contains some of t...
All creatures great and small : the classic memoirs of a Yorkshire country vet
All creatures great and small : the classic memoirs of a Yorkshire country vet
Herriot, James2020
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Fresh out of Glasgow Veterinary College, to the young James Herriot 1930s Yorkshire seems to offer an idyllic pocket of rural life in a rapidly changing world. But from his erratic new colleagues, brothers Siegfried and Tristan Farnon, to incomprehensible farmers, herds of semi-feral cattle, a pi...
All things consoled : a daughter's memoir
All things consoled : a daughter's memoir
Hay, Elizabeth, 1951-2020
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From Elizabeth Hay, one of Canada's most celebrated novelists, comes a startling and beautiful memoir about the drama of her parents' end, and the longer drama of being their daughter. Jean and Gordon Hay were a formidable pair. She was an artist and superlatively frugal; he was a proud and princ...
Along came a llama
Along came a llama
Ruck, Ruth Janette2020
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This rediscovered gem tells the charming tale of how a baby llama transformed a Welsh farming family forever. Things llamas like: Snaffling cherry brandy, Easter eggs, and the Radio Times. Fluttering movie star eyelashes at surprised visitors. Curling up in 'tea-cosy' position by the fire. Orbiti...
And now for the good news : to the future with love
And now for the good news : to the future with love
Wax, Ruby, 1953-2020
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We know the stars, and have tamed most species that have crossed our paths; we've roamed the world over and travelled to Space; we've mastered industrialisation then created technology that our grandparents couldn't have dreamt of. So, what's next? Ruby Wax builds on her exploration on forgivenes...
Another now : dispatches from an alternative present
Another now : dispatches from an alternative present
Varoufakis, Yanis2020
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Imagine it is now 2025 and that years earlier, in the wake of the world financial crisis of 2008, a new post-Capitalist society had been born. In this book, Yanis Varoufakis draws on the greatest thinkers in European culture from Plato to Marx, as well as the great thought-experiments of science ...
Anti inflammatory and plant based diet for beginners
Anti inflammatory and plant based diet for beginners
Murray, Bobby2020
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Improve Your Health & Lose Weight FAST Using this LIFE-CHANGING Anti-Inflammatory & Plant Based Diet for Beginners Guide!
Anti-inflammatory diet
Anti-inflammatory diet
Morris, Artemis2020
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Arthritis, stroke, chronic respiratory disease, cancer, obesity, and diabetes all have roots in chronic inflammation. No book explores the connection in a more accessible and straight-forward fashion. Anti-Inflammatory Diet for Dummies, 2nd Edition explores the link between inflammation and disea...
Anti-social
Anti-social
Pettigrew, Nick2020
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Has your life become unbearable because the person living above you has a fondness for crack cocaine, the company of strangers and dance music? Or maybe you're a social worker, mental health nurse, police officer, firefighter, dog warden or vicar and you've been landed with someone who's a pain i...
The art of being indispensable at work : win influence, beat overcommitment, and get the right things done
The art of being indispensable at work : win influence, beat overcommitment, and get the right things done
Tulgan, Bruce2020
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What's the secret to being indispensable, being a true go-to person in today's workplace? With new technology, flatter organisations, far-flung virtual teams, and constant change, getting things done at work is tougher and more complex than ever. We're in the midst of a collaboration revolution, ...
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