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In praise of difficult women by Karen. author. Karbo

In praise of difficult women

Karen. author. Karbo

eBook

Presents information on female rule-breakers, including Josephine Baker, Jane Goodall, Margaret Cho, and Hillary Rodham Clinton.

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In a day's work by Bernice Yeung

In a day's work

Bernice Yeung

eBook

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Standing upright here  by Gwen Francis

Standing upright here

Gwen Francis

Book

"I had been a volunteer teacher for years 7-8 in the New Zealand public school system of 'Bible in School', but there was a move, as our country became more secular and multicultural, to eliminate Christian teaching from our schools. I had concentrated...

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God is no delusion  by Gwen Francis

God is no delusion

Gwen Francis

Book

This story begins with the charismatic movement within the Christian church in the 1970s. Author Gwen Francis saw herself as only an observer at a Life in the Spirit seminar at an Anglican Church in New Zealand in 1975. Her subsequent experience of t...

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Hit so hard by Patty Schemel

Hit so hard

Patty Schemel

Audio CD

Hit So Hard begins in rock drummer Patty Schemel's teenage years with her growing up in the Pacific Northwest, realizing she is gay, and discovering her heavy identification with punk rock--as well as the beginnings of the alcoholism and drug addictions...

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Phenomenal and wicked  by John (John A. B.) Crawford

Phenomenal and wicked

John (John A. B.) Crawford

Book

Reviews historical reporting of the number of NZ ANZAC troops present at Gallipoli.

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Effortless mindfulness now by Loch Kelly

Effortless mindfulness now

Loch Kelly

eAudiobook

With Effortless Mindfulness Now, meditation teacher Loch Kelly reveals that there is an intuitive awareness that is knowing beyond thought and is always available, no matter where you are or what you are doing. Created for meditators of all skill levels,...

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Do it, mean it, be it by Corrie Shanahan

Do it, mean it, be it

Corrie Shanahan

eAudiobook

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DASH Diet for Renal Health by Sara Monk Rivera

DASH Diet for Renal Health

Sara Monk Rivera

eBook

Follow the DASH Diet To Help Control Your Kidney DiseaseEat Your Way to Better Kidney FunctionIf you have kidney disease, you've learned to live with a restricted diet in order to stay healthy. With this book, you can unleash the power of the scienti...

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Daisy Cakes bakes by Kim (Kim Adams) author. Nelson

Daisy Cakes bakes

Kim (Kim Adams) author. Nelson

eBook

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Built for speed by John McGuinness

Built for speed

John McGuinness

eAudiobook

Random House presents the unabridged, downloadable audiobook edition of Built for Speed by John McGuinness, read by Joe McGann.'Then I was there myself, just another face in the crowd, watching the bikes fly by. The smells, the noise and the speed were...

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All the Kremlin's men by Mikhail Zygarʹ

All the Kremlin's men

Mikhail Zygarʹ

eAudiobook

All the Kremlin's Men is a gripping narrative of an accidental king and a court out of control. Based on an unprecedented series of interviews with Vladimir Putin's inner circle, this book presents a radically different view of power and politics in ...

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A life of crime by Harry Ognall

A life of crime

Harry Ognall

eAudiobook

A frank and witty memoir of life at the Bar and on the Bench, from former High Court Judge The Hon. Sir Harry Ognall. For many years, Harry Ognall enjoyed a formidable reputation as an advocate at the criminal Bar. As counsel, and later as judge, he ...

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101 defenses by Jerome S. author. Blackman

101 defenses

Jerome S. author. Blackman

eAudiobook

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The Sports gene by David J. Epstein

The Sports gene

David J. Epstein

eAudiobook

*** Shortlisted for William Hill Sports Book of the Year 2013 *** Is Usain Bolt a superhuman one-off?Are sports stars like Paula Radcliffe and Tiger Woods born or made?Could we all be Olympians if we trained hard enough? And is the answer to be found...

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Save me from myself by Brian Welch

Save me from myself

Brian Welch

Book

The amazing true story of an out-of-control rock star, his devastating addiction to drugs, and his miraculous redemption through Jesus Christ. In February 2005, more than ten thousand people in Bakersfield, California, watched as Brian "Head" Welch'the...

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Daily light on the daily path

Daily light on the daily path

eBook

For three generations, Daily Light on the Daily Path has been a classic religious work, and it has gone through a countless number of printings. It was compiled by the descendants of the London bookseller, Samuel Bagster. Bagster's grandson, Robert, who...

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Ice diaries by Jean McNeil

Ice diaries

Jean McNeil

Audio CD

A decade ago, novelist and short story writer Jean McNeil spent a year as writer-in-residence with the British Antarctic Survey, and four months on the world's most enigmatic continent--Antarctica. Access to the Antarctic remains largely reserved for...

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Final exit by Derek Humphry

Final exit

Derek Humphry

eAudiobook

Final Exit is the most famous book on voluntary euthanasia and assisted suicide. There is unique step by step language for the competent adult who is terminally or hopelessly ill to bring their life to a peaceful, non-violent end if they wish. Final ...

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Melania and me  by Stephanie Winston Wolkoff

Melania and me

Stephanie Winston Wolkoff

Book

What Melania wants, Melania gets. The former director of special events at Vogue and producer of nine legendary Met Galas, Stephanie Winston Wolkoff met Melania Knauss in 2003 and had a front row seat to the transformation of Donald Trump's then girl...

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The menopause diet plan  by Hillary Wright

The menopause diet plan

Hillary Wright

Book

Menopause is uncharted territory for every woman, and it's often difficult to know what you can do to ease the effects of hormonal changes without medication. With honesty and optimism, The Menopause Diet Plan encourages women to take a positive approach...

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Hope in hell  by Jonathon Porritt

Hope in hell

Jonathon Porritt

Book

Climate change is the defining issue of our time - we know, beyond reasonable doubt, what that science now tells us. Just as climate change is accelerating, so too must we – summoning up a greater sense of urgency, courage and shared endeavour than h...

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Tiny moons  by Nina Powles

Tiny moons

Nina Powles

Book

Tiny moons is a collection of essays about food and belonging. Nina Mingya Powles journeys between Wellington, Kota Kinabalu and Shanghai, tracing the constants in her life: eating and cooking, and the dishes that have come to define her. Through chi...

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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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The art of living  by Epictetus

The art of living

Epictetus

Book

The art of living, readers learn to meet the challenges of everyday life successfully and to face life's inevitable losses and disappointments with grace.

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25 great jazz piano solos by Huw White

25 great jazz piano solos

Huw White

eBook

From Duke Ellington, to Chick Corea, Bill Evans, Oscar Peterson and many others, take a look at the genesis of jazz piano. This book with audio provides solo transcriptions in standard notation, lessons on how to play them, biographies, instrument in...

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The 4-hour body by Timothy Ferriss

The 4-hour body

Timothy Ferriss

eAudiobook

"Is it possible to: Reach your genetic potential in six months? Sleep two hours per day and perform better than on eight hours? Lose more fat than a marathoner by bingeing? Indeed, and much more. This is not just another diet and fitness book. The 4-Hour...

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The Blue Zones by Dan Buettner

The Blue Zones

Dan Buettner

eBook

"Since publishing his bestselling The Blue Zones in 2008, longevity expert and National Geographic Explorer Dan Buettner has discovered a new Blue Zone and launched a major public health initiative to transform cities based on principles from this book....

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The billionaire's vinegar by Benjamin Wallace

The billionaire's vinegar

Benjamin Wallace

eBook

It was the most expensive bottle of wine ever sold. In 1985, a 1787 bottle of Château Lafite Bordeaux--one of a cache unearthed in a bricked-up Paris cellar and supposedly owned by Thomas Jefferson--sold at auction for $156,000. The discoverer of the...

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The Battle for Britain by Anthony J Cumming

The Battle for Britain

Anthony J Cumming

eBook

"The Battle for Britain is a provocative reinterpretation of both British air and naval power from 1909 to 1940. Anthony Cumming challenges the view that the Battle of Britain was a decisive victory won solely by the Royal Air Force through independe...

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Badass body diet by Christmas Abbott

Badass body diet

Christmas Abbott

eBook

Are you ready for the Badass Body of your dreams' Christmas Abbott is living proof that fitness is sexy, and a badass body is a birthright for one and all. A CrossFit star, professional athlete, former NASCAR pit crew member, Olympic weightlifter, and...

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The backyard homestead guide to raising farm animals

The backyard homestead guide to raising farm animals

eBook

Presents a comprehensive guide to raising farm animals for food independence, from managing a honey bee hive to caring for and breeding meat and dairy cows, pigs, goats, and fowl.

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The backyard homestead

The backyard homestead

eBook

Suggests organic methods for growing plants and raising animals on a small plot of land, explains how to determine the proper times for planting, and provides tips for using and preserving food.

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The Art of Work by Jeff. author. Goins

The Art of Work

Jeff. author. Goins

eBook

The search begins with passion but does not end there. Only when our interests connect with the needs of the world do we begin living for a larger purpose. Those who experience this intersection experience something exceptional and enviable. Though it...

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The amazing make-ahead baby food book by Lisa Barrangou

The amazing make-ahead baby food book

Lisa Barrangou

eBook

The Amazing Make-Ahead Baby Food Book From the Hardcover edition.

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A naturalist at large by Bernd Heinrich

A naturalist at large

Bernd Heinrich

eBook

"From the acclaimed scientist and writer, essays collected for the first time in book form, on ravens and other birds, insects, trees, elephants, and more: once again 'passionate observations [that] superbly mix memoir and science.'(New York Times)"-...

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The age of dignity by Ai-jen Poo

The age of dignity

Ai-jen Poo

eBook

"By 2035, 11.5 million Americans will be over the age of eighty-five, more than double today's 5 million, living longer than ever before. To enable all of us to age with dignity and security in the face of this coming Age Wave, our society must learn...

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A boy I once knew by Elizabeth Stone

A boy I once knew

Elizabeth Stone

eBook

One morning, a box was delivered to Elizabeth Stone's door. It held ten years of personal diaries and a letter that began Dear Elizabeth, You must be wondering why I left you my diaries in my will. After all, we have not seen each other in over twenty...

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The 5 love languages by Gary D. Chapman

The 5 love languages

Gary D. Chapman

eBook

The 5 Love Languages: Dr. Gary Chapman guides couples in identifying, understanding, and speaking their spouse's primary love language-quality time, words of affirmation, gifts, acts of service, or physical touch. By learning the five love languages,...

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The 21 irrefutable laws of leadership by John C. Maxwell

The 21 irrefutable laws of leadership

John C. Maxwell

eBook

John Maxwell reveals the leadership insights he has learned during the thirty-plus years of leadership successes he has had in business, politics, sports, religion, and military conflict.

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The 12-week year by Brian Moran

The 12-week year

Brian Moran

eBook

Most organizations and individuals work in the context of annual goals and plans; a twelve-month execution cycle. Instead, The 12 Week Year avoids the pitfalls and low productivity of annualized thinking. This book redefines your "year" to be 12 weeks...

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The 100 best affordable vacations by Jane. author. Wooldridge

The 100 best affordable vacations

Jane. author. Wooldridge

eBook

Offers advice on out of the ordinary vacation opportunities, from the Texas state fair to "unknown" national parks, with profiles of inspirational travelers and sidebars about off-season travel.

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Spray painting booths, designated spray painting areas and paint mixing rooms. by Standards Australia Limited. issuing body

Spray painting booths, designated spray painting areas and paint mixing rooms.

Standards Australia Limited. issuing...

Book

"The objective of this revision is to amalgamate the two parts of the 2003 standard to provide manufacturers, designers, users, statutory authorities and others with comprehensive requirements for the design, construction, installation, testing and m...

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The $64 tomato by William Alexander

The $64 tomato

William Alexander

eBook

Bill Alexander had no idea that his simple dream of having a vegetable garden and small orchard in his backyard would lead him into life-and-death battles with groundhogs, webworms, weeds, and weather; midnight expeditions in the dead of winter to dig...

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Thailand by Christopher Evans

Thailand

Christopher Evans

eBook

This is the journal of a 16-day, 4,500-kilometer adventure we undertook to discover some of the least-known areas of Thailand. We were a little apprehensive about leaving the tourist towns and venturing into what was, to us, the unknown. Each day was...

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The kingdom of women by WaiHong Choo

The kingdom of women

WaiHong Choo

eBook

In a mist-shrouded valley on China's invisible border with Tibet is a place known as the 'Kingdom of Women', where a small tribe called the Mosuo lives in a cluster of villages that have changed little in centuries. This is one of the last matriarcha...

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Spring by Karl Ove Knausgård

Spring

Karl Ove Knausgård

eBook

Spring follows a father and his newborn daughter through one day in April, from sunrise to sunset. It is a day filled with the small joys of family life, but also its deep struggles. With this striking novel in the Seasons quartet, Karl Ove Knausgaard...

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Sonic wonderland by Trevor Cox

Sonic wonderland

Trevor Cox

eBook

Ranging across an array of realms including literature, classical music, history, archaeology, psychology, neuroscience, geology, physics, biology and ecology, this book tours the world's most amazing acoustic phenomena and the sometimes even stranger...

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Quiet times for those who grieve by H. Norman Wright

Quiet times for those who grieve

H. Norman Wright

eBook

There are no words to instantly take away the deep pain of your loss. Grieving is a personal path—one that takes time to traverse. But genuine expressions of comfort and understanding can help you make gradual steps toward healing. H. Norman Wright, ...

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Teach like a champion by Doug Lemov

Teach like a champion

Doug Lemov

eBook

Offers easy-to-apply ideas for becoming an outstanding teacher.

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Domain modeling made functional by Scott Wlaschin

Domain modeling made functional

Scott Wlaschin

eBook

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Building serverless web applications by Diego Zanon

Building serverless web applications

Diego Zanon

eBook

Get an in-depth understanding of the serverless model. Build a complete serverless web application end to end. Learn how to use the Serverless Framework to improve your productivity.

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Building serverless architectures by Cagatay Gurturk

Building serverless architectures

Cagatay Gurturk

eBook

Design a real-world serverless application from scratch. Learn about AWS Lambda function and how to use Lambda functions to glue other AWS Services. Use the Java programming language and well-known design patterns. Although Java is used for the examples...

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Balancing green by Yosef Sheffi

Balancing green

Yosef Sheffi

eBook

An expert on business strategy offers a pragmatic take on how businesses of all sizes balance the competing demands of profitability and employment with sustainability.

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El Jefe by Alan Feuer

El Jefe

Alan Feuer

eAudiobook

The definitive account of the rise and fall of the ultimate narco, "El Chapo," from the New York Times reporter whose coverage of his trial went viral.Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman is the most legendary of Mexican narcos. As leader of the Sinaloa drug cartel,...

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Who is Alex Trebek? by Lisa Rogak

Who is Alex Trebek?

Lisa Rogak

eAudiobook

After a contestant wrote "We love you, Alex!" as his Final Jeopardy! answer, fans around the world quickly chimed in to proclaim their own love and support for beloved Jeopardy! host Alex Trebek. In the wake of his devastating cancer diagnosis, the m...

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The price of peace by Zachary D. Carter

The price of peace

Zachary D. Carter

eAudiobook

"An important, resonant, and memorable portrait" (Jon Meacham) of world-changing economist John Maynard Keynes and the transformative ideas that outlived him "A brilliantly wrought, beautifully written life of one of the most captivating intellects of...

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The cold vanish by Jon Billman

The cold vanish

Jon Billman

eAudiobook

For readers of Jon Krakauer and Douglas Preston, the critically acclaimed author and journalist Jon Billman's fascinating, in-depth look at people who vanish in the wilderness without a trace and those eccentric, determined characters who try to find...

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Dare to fly by Martha McSally

Dare to fly

Martha McSally

eAudiobook

"Like the A-10 aircraft she flew in combat, retired colonel and fighter pilot Martha McSally is a gritty individual who loves our Air Force and personified its core values of excellence, integrity, and service before self, while standing up to make it...

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The Writer's Library by Nancy Pearl

The Writer's Library

Nancy Pearl

eAudiobook

Introduction by Susan Orlean Twenty-three of today's living literary legends, including Donna Tartt, Viet Thanh Nguyen, Andrew Sean Greer, Laila Lalami, and Michael Chabon, reveal the books that made them think, brought them joy, and changed their lives...

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Aphrodite by Isabel Allende

Aphrodite

Isabel Allende

eAudiobook

New York Times bestselling author of The House of the Spirits, Isabel Allende celebrates the pleasures of the sensual life in this rich, joyful and slyly humorous book, a combination of personal narrative and treasury of erotic lore.Under the aegis of...

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Dream big by Bob Goff

Dream big

Bob Goff

eAudiobook

Find and Reach Your Biggest DreamsBob Goff is on a mission to help people recapture the version of their lives they dreamed about before fear started calling the shots. He wants them to dream big.In his revelatory yet utterly practical new audiobook,...

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Endgame by Eric Swalwell

Endgame

Eric Swalwell

eAudiobook

How do you stop a rogue president? How do you protect our country from a man who lies, who obstructs justice, and who seeks to cheat with foreign powers to get re-elected? Our constitution offers one remedy: impeachment. Thanks to the courageous actions...

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Superman's not coming by Erin Brockovich

Superman's not coming

Erin Brockovich

eAudiobook

From the environmental activist, consumer advocate, renowned crusader, and champion fighter whose courageous case against Pacific Gas and Electric was dramatized in the Oscar-winning film--a book to inspire change that looks at our present situation with...

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How we show up by Mia Birdsong

How we show up

Mia Birdsong

eAudiobook

A provocative, essential guide to showing up for each other and cultivating community, from activist, community organizer and thought leader whose viral TED talk has been viewed more than 1.5 million timesFrom Occupy to Black Lives Matter to the vari...

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Wandering in Strange Lands by Morgan Jerkins

Wandering in Strange Lands

Morgan Jerkins

eAudiobook

One of Buzzfeed's 24 New Books We Couldn't Put Down "One of the smartest young writers of her generation."?Book Riot From the acclaimed cultural critic and New York Times bestselling author of This Will Be My Undoing?a writer whom Roxane Gay has hailed...

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The next great migration by Sonia Shah

The next great migration

Sonia Shah

eAudiobook

A prize-winning journalist upends our centuries-long assumptions about migration through science, history, and reporting--predicting its lifesaving power in the face of climate change.The news today is full of stories of dislocated people on the move....

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Blood and oil by Bradley Hope

Blood and oil

Bradley Hope

eAudiobook

From award-winning Wall Street Journal reporters Justin Scheck and Bradley Hope (coauthor of Billion Dollar Whale), this revelatory look at the world's most powerful ruling family reveals how a rift within Saudi Arabian royalty produced Crown Prince ...

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Sitting pretty by Rebekah Taussig

Sitting pretty

Rebekah Taussig

eAudiobook

A memoir-in-essays from disability advocate and creator of the Instagram account @sitting_pretty Rebekah Taussig, processing a lifetime of memories to paint a beautiful, nuanced portrait of a body that looks and moves differently than most.Growing up...

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The Jakarta method by Vincent Bevins

The Jakarta method

Vincent Bevins

eAudiobook

The hidden story of the wanton slaughter - in Indonesia, Latin America, and around the world - backed by the United States. In 1965, the U.S. government helped the Indonesian military kill approximately one million innocent civilians. This was one of...

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Stock investing  by Paul J. Mladjenovic

Stock investing

Paul J. Mladjenovic

Book

This new edition of Stock Investing for Dummies gives you proven strategies for selecting the stock of solid, winning companies and help you build your portfolio for either growth, cashflow (dividends) or both. Long-term stock investing has been a reliable...

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iPad for seniors   by Dwight Spivey

iPad for seniors

Dwight Spivey

Book

Get to know the exciting features of your new iPad! The iPad can do almost anything: entertain you, help you stay in touch with the world, boost your productivity, and more. If you have lots of life experience but are a little less tech savvy, iPad For...

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Tiger Battalion 507

Tiger Battalion 507

Book

'May the army of millions of dead of all nations bear witness to humanity for the hope that future generations may learn to discard war as the best way to resolve their differences.' - Helmut Schneider. This is the little-known story of Heavy Panzer ...

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The Korean kid  by Rochelle Nicholls

The Korean kid

Rochelle Nicholls

Book

A vicious civil conflict erupted on the Korean peninsula in 1950 and sucked 24 nations into a new round of fighting. The world's two atomic superpowers the United States and the Soviet Union menaced each other across an arbitrary border as Korea became...

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Lives in colour.

Lives in colour.

Book

Individual relationships with colour are as many and varied as hues on the spectrum. Telling stories about colour, however, unites us in a universal appreciation of the integral role colour plays in all our lives, the way it shapes our memories, affects...

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Psycho puzzles  by Jason (Freelance journalist) Ward

Psycho puzzles

Jason (Freelance journalist) Ward

Book

Highly illustrated throughout with period artworks, and with trivia questions about Hitchcock and his life and works as well, this is the perfect book for any movie-loving puzzle fan. Psycho Puzzles re-creates the suspense and drama of Hitchcock's gr...

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On pandemics  by David Waltner-Toews

On pandemics

David Waltner-Toews

Book

Authored by a leading epidemiologist, this engrossing book answers our questions about animal diseases that jump to humans--called zoonoses--including what attracts them to humans, why they have become more common in recent history, and how we can keep...

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The master guide to drawing anime. Romance  by Christopher Hart

The master guide to drawing anime. Romance

Christopher Hart

Book

This how-to-draw-anime book from bestselling author Christopher Hart teaches the fundamentals of drawing anime for the Romance genre using easy-to-follow, step-by-step instruction.

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Super simple hand-lettering projects  by Kiley Bennett

Super simple hand-lettering projects

Kiley Bennett

Book

Provides instruction on how to use hand lettering to create beautiful hand-lettered items for the home, holidays, celebrations, and more.

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Know your hobby animals  by Jack Byard

Know your hobby animals

Jack Byard

Book

Provides key facts about each breed's history, temperament, average size and color, and preferred climate. Covers chickens, cows, goats, pigs, and sheep.

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Light & how to photograph it  by Michael Freeman

Light & how to photograph it

Michael Freeman

Book

For professional photographers, chasing the light, waiting for it, sometimes helping it, and finally capturing it is a constant preoccupation and for some, an obsession. Drawing on four decades of working with light, Michael Freeman takes a simple bu...

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Bold British design  by Emilio Pimentel-Reid

Bold British design

Emilio Pimentel-Reid

Book

Bold British Design sees tastemakers at the epicentre of British interior design share their exclusive vision and inspiration for achieving a bold interior, inspiring you to create your own original, fearless home. Designers the world over are increa...

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Australia's greatest escapes  by Colin Burgess

Australia's greatest escapes

Colin Burgess

Book

A collection of stories about the most dangerous aspect of the Australian prisoner of war experience - escape. Here is all the adventure, suspense and courage of ordinary Australians who defied their captors; men who tunnelled to freedom, crawled by...

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The world aflame  by Dan Jones

The world aflame

Dan Jones

Book

The epic, harrowing and world-changing story – in words and colourized images – of global conflict from the assassination of the Archduke Franz Ferdinand to the obliteration of Hiroshima by the dropping of the first atom bomb. The World Aflame will embrace...

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Lofted  by William Watt

Lofted

William Watt

Book

Lofted takes you on a journey of discovery with stunning photography and words featuring golf experiences across the globe, including classic courses in Wisconsin, USA, the remote islands of Scotland's Outer Hebrides, a magical Malaysian course in a ...

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CAMRA's cellarmanship  by Patrick O'Neill

CAMRA's cellarmanship

Patrick O'Neill

Book

With a resurgence of interest inreal ale, there's never been a better time to master how to keep, store and serve cask beer. In a fully revised and updated edition of this CAMRA classic, Patrick O'Neill explains all you need to know about running a good...

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The practical guide to knots & knot tying  by Geoffrey Budworth

The practical guide to knots & knot tying

Geoffrey Budworth

Book

Step-by-step instructions for over 200 different knots, bends, hitches, loops, plaits and whippings, with 1200 practical photographs.

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The art of pollination  by Martin Flanagan

The art of pollination

Martin Flanagan

Book

'This moving book masterfully gets to the heart of what makes Jane Tewson and Igniting Change such unique, uniting powers. I've never met anyone quite like Jane. She is an unassuming force of nature who quietly goes about transforming the world and lighting...

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Rone  by artist Rone

Rone

artist Rone

Book

Known for his multi-storey murals gracing buildings all over the world, Melbourne-based artist Rone uses his work to explore the friction and connection between beauty and decay, youth and ruin. Rone was a seminal figure in the explosive Melbourne street...

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Flower art  by Makoto Azuma

Flower art

Makoto Azuma

Book

The art of Makoto Azuma uses flowers and plants as its starting point, but juxtaposes their timeless yet transient beauty with an incredibly diverse range of striking settings. In a series of sculptures, installations and interactive events, he delights...

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Instagram photography  by Adam Juniper

Instagram photography

Adam Juniper

Book

This is a collection of inspirational Insta missions, challenges, and ideas illustrated by the work of leading Instagram photographers. It is filled with a years worth of weekly commissions for capturing and posting images that will get followers flocking...

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The new long life  by Scott J. Andrew

The new long life

Scott J. Andrew

Book

A practical guide to how we can positively adapt to a changing world, from the internationally bestselling authors of The 100-Year Life 'The London Business School professors Andrew J. Scott and Lynda Gratton have been predicting how society must adapt...

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Humankind  by Rutger Bregman

Humankind

Rutger Bregman

Book

If one basic principle has served as the bedrock of bestselling author Rutger Bregman's thinking, it is that every progressive idea -- whether it was the abolition of slavery, the advent of democracy, women's suffrage, or the ratification of marriage...

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The Japan book

The Japan book

Book

This lavishly illustrated photography book captures the beauty of Japan, from Hokkaido to the metropolis of Tokyo, to the imperial city of Kyoto and the natural wonders of its many small islands.

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How to survive in Ancient Egypt  by Charlotte Booth

How to survive in Ancient Egypt

Charlotte Booth

Book

Imagine you were transported back in time to Ancient Egypt and you had to start a new life there. How would you fit in? Where would you live? What would you eat? Where would you go to have your hair done? Who would you go to if you got ill, or if you...

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Thief prisoner soldier priest  by Paul Cowley

Thief prisoner soldier priest

Paul Cowley

Book

Paul Cowley grew up in Manchester amid the chaotic world of his alcoholic parents. His early exposure to heavy drinking, explosive arguments and the unnerving aggression of his father led him into homelessness and crime. By seventeen he was behind bars....

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King Arthur  by Tony Sullivan

King Arthur

Tony Sullivan

Book

The book is an investigation of the evidence for King Arthur based on the earliest written sources rather than later myths and legends. The evidence is laid out in a chronological order starting from Roman Britain and shows how the legend evolved and...

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