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Think like a monk by Jay Shetty

Think like a monk

Jay Shetty

eAudiobook

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Birds

Birds

Book

Thomas Hardy notes the thrush's 'full-hearted evensong of joy illimited', Gilbert White observes how swallows sweep through the air but swifts 'dash round in circles' and Rachel Carson watches sanderlings at the ocean's edge, scurrying 'across the beach...

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Scandinavian sweaters  by Kristin Wiola Ødegård

Scandinavian sweaters

Kristin Wiola Ødegård

Book

Knit designer Kristin Wiola Ødegård has brought together some of her best-loved original patterns alongside brand-new designs to form a striking and eye-catching selection of sweaters and cardigans, for women and men, featuring her signature attention...

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Cavalier King Charles spaniels

Cavalier King Charles spaniels

Book

There are more than 8 million dogs in the U.K. and the Cavalier King Charles Spaniel is one of the most popular breeds. A dog is for life and this book shows you how to give a puppy a good home and how both dog and owner can enjoy the relationship. The...

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Hungarian vizslas

Hungarian vizslas

Book

There are more than 8 million dogs in the U.K. and the Hungarian Vizsla is one of the most popular breeds. A dog is for life and this book shows you how to give a puppy a good home and how both dog and owner can enjoy the relationship. The book walks...

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Whippets

Whippets

Book

There are more than 8 million dogs in the U.K. and the Whippet is one of the most popular breeds. A dog is for life and this book shows you how to give a puppy a good home and how both dog and owner can enjoy the relationship. The book walks the owner...

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Shih tzus

Shih tzus

Book

There are more than 8 million dogs in the U.K. and the Shih Tzu is one of the most popular breeds. A dog is for life and this book shows you how to give a puppy a good home and how both dog and owner can enjoy the relationship. The book walks the owner...

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Boxers

Boxers

Book

There are more than 8 million dogs in the U.K. and the Boxer is one of the most popular breeds. A dog is for life and this book shows you how to give a puppy a good home and how both dog and owner can enjoy the relationship. The book walks the owner ...

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Chihuahuas

Chihuahuas

Book

There are more than 8 million dogs in the U.K. and the Chihuahua is one of the most popular breeds. A dog is for life and this book shows you how to give a puppy a good home and how both dog and owner can enjoy the relationship. The book walks the ow...

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Border terriers

Border terriers

Book

There are more than 8 million dogs in the U.K. and the Border terrier is one of the most popular breeds. A dog is for life and this book shows you how to give a puppy a good home and how both dog and owner can enjoy the relationship. The book walks the...

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Vegan chocolate treats  by Ciarra Siller

Vegan chocolate treats

Ciarra Siller

Book

Give in to your cravings while staying true to your vegan lifestyle with Ciarra Siller's 60 delectable chocolate-based recipes. Bring a little (or a lot!) of chocolate goodness to every part of your day, whether it's starting the morning off right wi...

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Kindness Community vegan cookbook

Kindness Community vegan cookbook

Book

From heart-warming soups and bowls that nourish the soul, to cheesy bakes and mind-blowing curries that feed a crowd, this cookbook has something for everyone. There are tasty quick fixes for lunches and weeknights, clever ways to veganise classic dishes,...

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High grade living  by Jacqui Lewis

High grade living

Jacqui Lewis

Book

In an increasingly frenetic and fractured world, we have lost the essence of ourselves. This book is a guide to stripping away artifice in your life to discover your 'broad place', where you come into contact with your higher self as a creative and c...

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Living outside  by Sharon Mackay

Living outside

Sharon Mackay

Book

The Australian garden was born mid-century, a time of postwar confidence and growing national identity. Gardens became outdoor rooms for recreation and healthy living - removing the barriers between inside and out - and bold designs celebrated native...

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The vagina book  by Jennifer Conti

The vagina book

Jennifer Conti

Book

Vaginas! Periods! Sexual health! Self-care! Here is the definitive guide to your private parts, by people who aren't afraid of talking about theirs. Whatever your questions, Thinx and Conti have you covered. From the basics of vaginal health and cont...

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Marvel greatest comics  by Melanie Scott

Marvel greatest comics

Melanie Scott

Book

Which comic books have helped define Marvel Comics and make them the pop-culture phenomenon they are today? Find out in the pages of Marvel Greatest Comics. From the trailblazing original Human Torch and his aquatic adversary Namor, the Sub-Mariner, in...

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Fäviken  by Magnus Nilsson

Fäviken

Magnus Nilsson

Book

Witty, candid, and insightful: a chef's ode to his extraordinary restaurant, and a fascinating commentary on food culture. In 2019, Magnus Nilsson closed Fäviken, his one-of-a-kind restaurant in remote Sweden - a difficult decision, as it was close to...

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Big love cooking  by Joey Campanaro

Big love cooking

Joey Campanaro

Book

"Big love" is the ritual of gathering around a communal table to share a delicious meal, with generous servings of simple, satisfying food. For Campanaro, this means Mediterranean flavors derived from his Italian-American family in South Philadelphia....

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The really hungry vegan student cookbook

The really hungry vegan student cookbook

Book

Make following a vegan diet easy for every student lifestyle with these tasty and affordable plant-based recipes. Moving away from home, buying endless amounts of books and making new friends are just some of the things to think about when becoming student,...

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Italy  by Christine Smallwood

Italy

Christine Smallwood

Book

Fresh, colourful and incredibly delicious, Italian food is arguable one of the most popular cuisines around the globe: who can resist a mouth-watering bowl of simple spaghetti, or an oozing, stone-baked pizza fresh from an authentic pizzeria? Join Ch...

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Coconut & sambal  by Lara Lee

Coconut & sambal

Lara Lee

Book

Beyond Indonesia's lush rainforests, tropical seas and abundant rice fields lies a country not often seen by visitors. It is one of bustling local markets, lively street food stalls, colourful shops and houses and generous community spirit. From these...

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The world's most amazing places  by Erika Hueneke

The world's most amazing places

Erika Hueneke

Book

What's on your travel bucket list? Touring ancient marvels like the Colosseum or the Great Wall of China? Perhaps standing before stunning natural wonders like Igauzu Falls or Ayers Rock? Or maybe it's the mystique of sacred sites like Angkor Wat and...

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Nourish me home  by Cortney Burns

Nourish me home

Cortney Burns

Book

Nourish Me Home features 110 recipes in 6 chapters that pay homage to the seasons and the elements of water, fire, air, and ether. The curious, creative, fearless Cortney Burns-formerly of Bar Tartine-is back with a personal cookbook project about no...

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Dark towers  by David Enrich

Dark towers

David Enrich

Book

A searing exposé of the most scandalous bank in the world, including its shadowy ties to Donald Trump's business empire. On a rainy Sunday in 2014, a senior executive at Deutsche Bank was found hanging in his London apartment. Bill Broeksmit had helped...

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Complete diabetes guide  by Karen Graham

Complete diabetes guide

Karen Graham

Book

The essential guide for understanding and managing of type 2 diabetes with companion recipes. Recent CDC reports indicate that over 30 million Americans have diabetes and another 84 million have prediabetes. This new edition of one of the most highly...

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Bernard Sabrier  by Bernard Sabrier

Bernard Sabrier

Bernard Sabrier

Book

As a child Bernard Sabrier was given a map of the Pacific by his father, and since then the archipelago of Vanuatu has remained in his imagination. Forty years later, Sabrier made the journey to Vanuatu and this book documents his experiences. Discovered...

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Must-know Korean slang words & phrases extended version

Must-know Korean slang words & phrases extended version

eAudiobook

Want to speak Korean like a native, understand daily conversations... and graduate from "knowing just a few basic textbook phrases"? Then this the Audiobook is for you. You're about to learn 100+ Korean slang words and phrases used in daily life. With...

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Must-know Greek slang words & phrases extended version

Must-know Greek slang words & phrases extended version

eAudiobook

Want to speak Greek like a native, understand daily conversations... and graduate from "knowing just a few basic textbook phrases"? Then this the Audiobook is for you. You're about to learn 100+ Greek slang words and phrases used in daily life. With the...

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Must-know Cantonese slang words & phrases extended version

Must-know Cantonese slang words & phrases extended version

eAudiobook

Want to speak Cantonese like a native, understand daily conversations... and graduate from "knowing just a few basic textbook phrases"? Then this the Audiobook is for you. You're about to learn 100+ Cantonese slang words and phrases used in daily life....

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Learn Russian

Learn Russian

eAudiobook

You want to learn Russian and actually speak the language, right? Then, let's start talking about your everyday life. You can talk about in English. Now, you'll do it in Russian. This Audiobook is perfect for upper beginner learners who know some Rus...

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The twilight saga. Part 2 Breaking dawn. by Carter Burwell

The twilight saga. Part 2 Breaking dawn.

Carter Burwell

eBook

"Solo piano arrangements of ten dramatic tunes from Carter Burwell's score to the final Twilight installment..."--Publisher's description.

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Learn Greek

Learn Greek

eAudiobook

You want to learn Greek and actually speak the language, right? Then, let's start talking about your everyday life. You can talk about in English. Now, you'll do it in Greek. This Audiobook is perfect for upper beginner learners who know some Greek a...

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The saddest songs ever

The saddest songs ever

eBook

"Grab your tissues with this collection of 40 heart-wrenching piano/vocal/guitar arrangements of classic and contemporary songs..."--Publisher's description.

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Real R & B book. C instruments

Real R & B book. C instruments

eBook

Popular songs and R&B melodies for C instruments, in lead sheet format; includes chord symbols. The songs are arranged alphabetically by title. Lyrics are included in the lead sheets for each song.

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The new standards

The new standards

eBook

"64 pop hits which have become modern-day standards are included in this collection for piano, voice and guitar..."--Publisher's description.

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The Muppets

The Muppets

eBook

"The first foray in a dozen years from our felt friends, The Muppets has been delighting theatre audiences. Here are 12 great songs from the hit-packed soundtrack..."--Publisher's description.

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The most requested pop/folk songs

The most requested pop/folk songs

eBook

"60 songs including: Aquarius ; At seventeen ; Brand new key ; Fire and rain ; Longer ; Oh happy day ; Suzanne ; Take me home, country roads ; Where have all the flowers gone?"--Cover.

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The most requested jazz standards

The most requested jazz standards

Book

75 jazz classics arranged for piano, vocal and guitar.

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Didn't see that coming by Rachel (Event planner) Hollis

Didn't see that coming

Rachel (Event planner) Hollis

eBook

"Mega-bestselling author, teacher and self-help leader Rachel Hollis offers her devoted followers and new readers alike a short guide to seizing difficult moments for the learning experiences they are and finding value in them"--

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Mill town by Kerri Arsenault

Mill town

Kerri Arsenault

eBook

A galvanizing and powerful debut, Mill Town is an American story, a human predicament, and a moral wake-up call that asks: what are we willing to tolerate and whose lives are we willing to sacrifice for our own survival' Kerri Arsenault grew up in the...

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You're not enough (and that's okay) by Allie Beth Stuckey

You're not enough (and that's okay)

Allie Beth Stuckey

eBook

"Is the pressure to "lean in," "wash your face," and believe you are a "badass" actually making you miserable? Well, there's good news: you don't have to give in. When faced with disappointment, self-doubt, and failure, we rely on positivity mantras and...

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Librarian tales by William Ottens

Librarian tales

William Ottens

eBook

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Doesn't hurt to ask by Trey Gowdy

Doesn't hurt to ask

Trey Gowdy

eBook

"The former federal prosecutor and congressman for South Carolina breaks down the art of persuasion into a few shockingly simple, easy-to-follow, and proven steps that will help readers win arguments, gain support for their cause, and convey their me...

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A black man in Trumpland by Issac J. Bailey

A black man in Trumpland

Issac J. Bailey

eBook

"An award-winning journalist deals forthrightly with what it means to be black in Trump Country. In A Black Man in Trumpland, South Carolina-based journalist Issac J. Bailey reflects on a wide range of topics that have been increasingly dividing Amer...

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I am these truths by Sunny Hostin

I am these truths

Sunny Hostin

eBook

The co-host of "The View" and ABC News senior legal correspondent traces her journey from a biracial child in a South Bronx housing project to a successful and influential Washington, D.C. attorney and journalist.

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Houseplants for all by Danae Horst

Houseplants for all

Danae Horst

eBook

"A guide to selecting and growing plants for your home, including a plant profile quiz"--

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Aoc

Aoc

eBook

With a preface by Keegan-Michael Key In the vein of Notorious RBG, seventeen writers explore the multiple meanings of a young Latina politician who has already made history. From the moment Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez beat a ten-term incumbent in the pr...

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You are never alone by Max Lucado

You are never alone

Max Lucado

eBook

Friend, do you ever find yourself convinced that no one cares' That no one can help you, hear you, or heed your call'If so, I have an encouraging word: you are not alone. I don't mean you aren't alone infeelingalone. I mean you are not alone, period....

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The last stargazers by Emily Levesque

The last stargazers

Emily Levesque

eBook

The story of the people who see beyond the stars Humans from the earliest civilizations were spellbound by the night sky-craning their necks each night, they used the stars to orient themselves in the large, strange world around them. Stargazing is a...

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You ought to do a story about me by Ted Jackson

You ought to do a story about me

Ted Jackson

eBook

"This masterpiece of dogged and loving reporting will astonish you and touch your heart. The struggles and quest for redemption of football star Jackie Wallace make for a fall-from-grace tale that's both unsettling and uplifting."--Walter Isaacson, author...

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Compromised by Peter Strzok

Compromised

Peter Strzok

eBook

"When he opened the FBI investigation into Russia's election interference, Peter Strzok had already spent more than two decades defending the United States against foreign threats. His career in counterintelligence ended shortly thereafter, when the ...

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The Socrates Express by Eric Weiner

The Socrates Express

Eric Weiner

eBook

The New York Times bestselling author of The Geography of Bliss embarks on a rollicking intellectual journey, following in the footsteps of history's greatest thinkers and showing us how each'from Epicurus to Gandhi, Thoreau to Beauvoir'offers practical...

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Ace by Angela Chen

Ace

Angela Chen

eBook

"Ace" delves into the lives of those who identify using the little-known sexual orientation of asexuality and shows what all of us can learn-about desire, identity, culture, and relationships-when we use an asexual lens to see the world"--

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Modern comfort food by Ina Garten

Modern comfort food

Ina Garten

eBook

A collection of all-new soul-satisfying dishes from America's favorite home cook! In Modern Comfort Food, Ina Garten shares 85 new recipes that will feed your deepest cravings. Many of these dishes are inspired by childhood favorites--but with the vo...

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Just feed me by Jessie James Decker

Just feed me

Jessie James Decker

eBook

Country star Jessie James Decker shares her favorite meals, from comforting soups to recipes that the whole family will love.

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Welcome home by Myquillyn Smith

Welcome home

Myquillyn Smith

eBook

"Welcome Home is your guide to embracing the four seasons and celebrations at home, with more fun and less fuss. Myquillyn Smith will help you use your home the way you've always dreamed, as you become a hustle-free hostess and infuse your Cozy Minimalist...

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How to lead by David M. Rubenstein

How to lead

David M. Rubenstein

eBook

"The essential leadership playbook. Learn the principles and guiding philosophies of Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Warren Buffet, Oprah, and many others through illuminating conversations about their remarkable lives and careers"--

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27 essential principles of story by Daniel Joshua Rubin

27 essential principles of story

Daniel Joshua Rubin

eBook

Open your notebook, take out your pen, and welcome a bold new approach to teaching the art of great storytelling. In 27 lessons, drawn from 27 critical moments at the heart of 27 diverse narratives'from plays, novels, movies, television, and even songs...

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Sugar Shock

Sugar Shock

eBook

Discover how to identify hidden sugar traps in your food while reducing your sugar intake, losing weight, and improving your overall health Did you know that you may be consuming the equivalent of 22 teaspoons of added sugar a day? Added sugar are in...

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We're better than this by Elijah Cummings

We're better than this

Elijah Cummings

eBook

Baltimore Congressman Elijah Cummings was known for saying "We're better than this." He said it in Baltimore, a city on the verge of explosion over police treatment of citizens. He said it in Congress when microphones were shut down, barring free speech....

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The writer's library

The writer's library

eBook

"Moving, joyful, and insightful collection of conversations with today's living literary legends about the books that changed their lives, made them think, and brought them joy, from 'American's Librarian' Nancy Pearl and noted playwright Jeff Schwag...

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How to they/them by Stuart Getty

How to they/them

Stuart Getty

eBook

"Ever wonder what "nonbinary" or "gender nonconforming" really means? Why would someone choose to identify that way? And how the heck do you use "they/them" pronouns for a singular person - isn't it supposed to be plural? This charming and disarming ...

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Everything Beautiful in Its Time: Seasons of Love and Loss by Jenna Bush Hager

Everything Beautiful in Its Time: Seasons of Love and Loss

Jenna Bush Hager

eBook

"The former first daughter and granddaughter ... shares moving, funny stories about her beloved grandparents and the wisdom they passed on that has shaped her life"--

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Chaat by Maneet Chauhan

Chaat

Maneet Chauhan

eBook

Explore the bold flavors, regional dishes, and stunning scenery of India with Chopped judge and James Beard Award-winning chef Maneet Chauhan. In Chaat, Maneet Chauhan explores India's most iconic, delicious, and fun-to-eat foods coming from and inspired...

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Superman's not coming by Erin Brockovich

Superman's not coming

Erin Brockovich

eBook

"Water. The single most necessary element to sustain life. Brockovich warns that America's water crisis isn't looming on the horizon--it's already here. Superman Isn't Coming makes clear that the most precious resource on planet Earth is alarmingly polluted...

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The man who ate too much by John Birdsall

The man who ate too much

John Birdsall

eBook

The definitive biography of America's best-known and least-understood food personality, and the modern culinary landscape he shaped. In the first portrait of James Beard in twenty-five years, John Birdsall accomplishes what no prior telling of Beard's...

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Money hacks by Lisa Rowan

Money hacks

Lisa Rowan

eBook

Achieve all of your financial goals with these 300 easy solutions to all your personal finance questions'from paying off your student loans to managing investments. Are you looking for ways to decrease your spendingand start increasing your savings' Need...

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Eleanor by David Michaelis

Eleanor

David Michaelis

eBook

Prizewinning bestselling author David Michaelis presents a breakthrough portrait of Eleanor Roosevelt, America's longest-serving First Lady, an avatar of democracy whose ever-expanding agency as diplomat, activist, and humanitarian made her one of the...

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His truth is marching on by Jon Meacham

His truth is marching on

Jon Meacham

eBook

"John Lewis, who at age twenty-five marched in Selma and was beaten on the Edmund Pettus Bridge, is a visionary and a man of faith. Using intimate interviews with Lewis and his family and deep research into the history of the civil rights movement, M...

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A better man by Michael Ian Black

A better man

Michael Ian Black

eBook

"Michael Ian Black takes a poignant look at manhood, written in the form of a heartfelt letter to his teenage son before he leaves for college. Black offers a radical plea for rethinking masculinity and teaching young men to give and receive love"--

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Every day we get more illegal by Juan Felipe Herrera

Every day we get more illegal

Juan Felipe Herrera

eBook

Included in Publishers Weekly's Top 10 Poetry Books of 2020 and LitHub's Most Anticipated Books of the Year! A State of the Union from the nation's first Latino Poet Laureate. Trenchant, compassionate, and filled with hope. "Many poets since the 1960s...

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Help yourself by Lindsay Maitland Hunt

Help yourself

Lindsay Maitland Hunt

eBook

"More than 125 gut-healthy recipes, plus advice and strategies to relieve inflammation-induced symptoms such as fatigue, weight gain, mood swings, and chronic pain"--

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All we can save by Sherri Mitchell

All we can save

Sherri Mitchell

eBook

Provocative and illuminating essays from women at the forefront of the climate movement who are harnessing truth, courage, and solutions to lead humanity forward There is a renaissance blooming in the climate movement: leadership that is more...

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Homeschooling for dummies by Jenny Kaufeld

Homeschooling for dummies

Jenny Kaufeld

eBook

Select the right curriculum Create the perfect homeschooling space Design a schedule that works for you What you should know to become a homeschooling pro! Interest in homeschooling was booming even before the coronavirus pandemic inspired many parents...

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This just speaks to me by Hoda Kotb

This just speaks to me

Hoda Kotb

eBook

"In this all-new collection of beloved quotes, This Just Speaks to Me, #1 New York Times bestselling author Hoda Kotb offers inspiration, wisdom, and hope 365 days a year"--

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Mad at the world by William Souder

Mad at the world

William Souder

eBook

A resonant biography of America's most celebrated novelist of the Great Depression. The first full-length biography of the Nobel laureate to appear in a quarter century, Mad at the World illuminates what has made the work of John Steinbeck an enduring...

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Sitting pretty by Rebekah Taussig

Sitting pretty

Rebekah Taussig

eBook

"From disability advocate with a PhD in disability studies and creative nonfiction, and creator of the Instagram account @ sitting pretty, an essay collection based on a lifetime of experiences in a paralyzed body, tackling themes of identity, access...

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100 cookies by Sarah Kieffer

100 cookies

Sarah Kieffer

eBook

From celebrated blogger Sarah Kieffer of The Vanilla Bean Baking Blog! 100 Cookies is a go-to baking resource featuring 100 recipes for cookies and bars, organized into seven chapters. Chocolatey, fruity, crispy, chewy, classic, inventive'there's a f...

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The talk

The talk

eAudiobook

This powerful collection of short stories, essays, and poems is a call-to-action that invites all families to be anti-racist and advocates for change.Thirty diverse, award-winning authors and illustrators--including Renee Watson (Piecing Me Together),...

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How to decide by Annie Duke

How to decide

Annie Duke

eAudiobook

Through a blend of compelling exercises and stories, the bestselling author of Thinking in Bets will train you to combat your own biases, address your weaknesses, and help you become a better and more confident decision-maker.What do you do when you're...

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The dead are arising by Les Payne

The dead are arising

Les Payne

eAudiobook

An epic biography of Malcolm X finally emerges, drawing on hundreds of hours of the authors interviews, rewriting much of the known narrative. Les Payne, the renowned Pulitzer Prizewinning investigative journalist, embarked in 1990 on a nearly thirty...

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Ace by Angela Chen

Ace

Angela Chen

eAudiobook

An engaging exploration of what it means to be asexual in a world that's obsessed with sexual attraction, and what the ace perspective can teach all of us about desire and identity.What exactly is sexual attraction and what is it like to go through life...

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All we can save

All we can save

eAudiobook

Provocative and illuminating essays from women at the forefront of the climate movement who are harnessing truth, courage, and solutions to lead humanity forward. There is a renaissance blooming in the climate movement: leadership that is more...

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This just speaks to me by Hoda Kotb

This just speaks to me

Hoda Kotb

eAudiobook

In this all-new collection of beloved quotes, This Just Speaks to Me, #1 New York Times bestselling author Hoda Kotb offers inspiration, wisdom, and hope 365 days a year.When her first collection of quotes, I Really Needed This Today, was published in...

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Uplifting stories by Ione Butler

Uplifting stories

Ione Butler

eAudiobook

This collection of inspirational narratives, curated by the popular founder of Uplifting Content, is sure to change your perspective--and maybe even restore your faith in humanity.If you can't bear to watch the news lately, you're not alone. Luckily,...

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Square haunting by Francesca Wade

Square haunting

Francesca Wade

eAudiobook

In London during the interwar years, five women's lives intertwined around one address. Mecklenburgh Square, on the radical fringes of Bloomsbury, was home to activists, experimenters and revolutionaries; among them were the modernist poet H. D., det...

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Memory stick  by Anne Manchester

Memory stick

Anne Manchester

Book

"Born in Hamilton in 1950 with a penchant for drama, Anne Manchester was perplexed by her remote mother and frustrated by the strictures of a post-war upbringing. She launched into university life at full tilt, demonstrating against the Vietnam War,....

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Metamorphosis  by Glen Metcalf

Metamorphosis

Glen Metcalf

Book

Metamorphosis is the story of one woman's transformation from a traditional Kiwi housewife of the 1950s into an internationally known scientist. Born in 1926, married at 21 and a mother shortly after, Glen Metcalf's life changed when at age 35 she met...

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Runners in black  by Christopher Tobin

Runners in black

Christopher Tobin

Book

"For a period after 1960 New Zealand became known around the world as the tiny country which produced middle and long distance running stars. But what went before this time? Who were the predecessors of Olympic champions Murray Halberg, Peter Snell and...

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Skinnytaste meal prep  by Gina Homolka

Skinnytaste meal prep

Gina Homolka

Book

Meal prepping and cooking in advance can help you stay on track with your weight-loss and healthy-eating goals. Homolka's recipes help you turn simple, easy-to-find ingredients into flavor-packed meals and snacks-- while saving time, money, and calories....

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Six days in August  by David King

Six days in August

David King

Book

The definitive account of the bizarre hostage drama that gave rise to the term "Stockholm Syndrome." On the morning of August 23, 1973, a man wearing a wig, makeup, and a pair of sunglasses walked into the main branch of Sveriges Kreditbank, a prominent...

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Born killers?  by Kris Mohandie

Born killers?

Kris Mohandie

Book

Over his 30-year police and forensic psychology career, Dr Kris Mohandie has come face-to-face with kidnappers, serial killers, stalkers, and terrorists. With his expertise and insight, Dr Mohandie analyses and evaluates the thought processes that motivate...

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My suburban farm  by Ainslee Costa

My suburban farm

Ainslee Costa

Book

While most Australians live in capital cities, at one time or another we all covet the charm and slower pace of country living. A tree change isn't feasible for most suburbanites, so why not combine the best of both worlds at home? My Suburban Farm is...

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The commonsense cook  by Colin Fassnidge

The commonsense cook

Colin Fassnidge

Book

Colin Fassnidge knows good food. As a celebrated chef and popular television personality, he has built his reputation on delicious food and his distinctive, no-nonsense advice for home cooks. When it comes to cooking at home, Colin believes it comes down...

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Barbecue this!  by Luke Hines

Barbecue this!

Luke Hines

Book

Barbecue This! is a fun, modern and totally irresistible cookbook for anyone who wants inspiration and ideas for simple meals to whip up on their barbie. Luke Hines shares his absolute favourite barbecue recipes, with more than 80 quick, vibrant and....

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Battle of brothers  by Robert Lacey

Battle of brothers

Robert Lacey

Book

The world has watched Prince William and Prince Harry since they were born. Raised by Princess Diana to be the closest of brothers, how have the boy princes grown into very different, now distanced men? From royal insider, biographer and historian Ro...

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How to be happy though human  by Kate Camp

How to be happy though human

Kate Camp

Book

A timely collection of new and previously published work by one of Aotearoa's most acclaimed poets, How to Be Happy Though Human is Kate Camp's superb seventh book of poetry. It is published simultaneously in Canada and the United States by House of ...

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Think like a monk  by Jay Shetty

Think like a monk

Jay Shetty

Book

Jay Shetty, social media superstar and host of the #1 podcast 'On Purpose', distils the timeless wisdom he learned as a practising monk into practical steps anyone can take every day to live a less anxious, more meaningful life. In this inspiring, em...

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