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The Man Who Flew the Memphis... - Robert Morgan, Ron Powers

The Man Who Flew the Memphis...Robert Morgan, Ron Powers

Bring[s] a new perspective to World War II literature…Exciting” — Library Journal. A powerful chronicle of loyalty, love, and heroism under fire, this is the unforgettable memoir of a member of the Greatest Generation who fought in Am… more

The Man Who Flew the Memphis Belle: Memoir of a WWII Bomber Pilot
Robert Morgan, Ron Powers
NAL , English
Peace Education, "2d Ed." - Ian M. Harris

Peace Education, "2d Ed."Ian M. Harris

The world has changed dramatically since the 1988 first edition of this work (“valuable…breaks fresh ground in educational reform” - Library Journal). The very notion of what is meant by peace, at least domestically, has been profoundly a… more

Peace Education, “2d Ed.”
Ian M. Harris
McFarland & Company , English
The Corpus Conundrum (Cases ... - Albert A. Bell Jr

The Corpus Conundrum (Cases ...Albert A. Bell Jr

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By the author of The Blood of Caesar, named a Best Mystery of 2008 by Library Journal. While out hunting at his estate in Laurentum, Pliny finds a man’s body. The man appears lifeless, but Pliny cannot find a cause of death. He locks the bo… more

The Corpus Conundrum (Cases from the Notebook of Pliny the Younger 3)
Albert A. Bell Jr
Ingalls Publishing Group, Inc , English
Born to Be Good: The Science... - Dacher Keltner

Born to Be Good: The Science...Dacher Keltner

“A landmark book in the science of emotions and its implications for ethics and human universals.”—Library Journal, starred reviewIn this startling study of human emotion, Dacher Keltner investigates an unanswered question of human evolutio… more

Born to Be Good: The Science of a Meaningful Life
Dacher Keltner
W. W. Norton & Company , English
Furious Improvisation - Susan Quinn

Furious ImprovisationSusan Quinn

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Under the direction of a five-foot redheaded firecracker, Hallie Flanagan, the Federal Theater Project managed to turn a WPA relief program into a platform for some of the most inventive and cutting-edge theater of its time. This daring exp… more

Furious Improvisation
Susan Quinn
Walker Books , English
The Children of the Sky (Zon... - Vernor Vinge

The Children of the Sky (Zon...Vernor Vinge

After nearly twenty years, Vernor Vinge has produced an enthralling sequel to his memorable bestselling novel A Fire Upon the Deep.Ten years have passed on Tines World, where Ravna Bergnsdot and a number of human children ended up after a d… more

The Children of the Sky (Zones of Thought series Book 3)
Vernor Vinge
Tor Books , English
Icon and Axe: An Interpretat... - James Billington

Icon and Axe: An Interpretat...James Billington

A rich and readable introduction to the whole sweep of Russian cultural and intellectual history from Kievan times to the post-Khruschev era.” - Library Journal. Illustrations, references, index.From the Trade Paperback edition.

Icon and Axe: An Interpretative History of Russian Culture
James Billington
Vintage , English
The Children of the Sky (Zon... - Vernor Vinge

The Children of the Sky (Zon...Vernor Vinge

After nearly twenty years, Vernor Vinge has produced an enthralling sequel to his memorable bestselling novel A Fire Upon the Deep.Ten years have passed on Tines World, where Ravna Bergnsdot and a number of human children ended up after a d… more

The Children of the Sky (Zones of Thought)
Vernor Vinge
Tor Books , English
River Music: A Fly Fisher's ... - James R. Babb

River Music: A Fly Fisher's ...James R. Babb

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The sequel to Crosscurrents, which Library Journal hailed as one of the best fly-fishing books of 2001.

River Music: A Fly Fisher’s Four Seasons
James R. Babb
Lyons Press , English
A Guide to the Bodhisattva W... - Santideva

A Guide to the Bodhisattva W...Santideva

In the whole of the Tibetan Buddhist tradition, there is no single treatise more deeply revered or widely practiced than A Guide to the Bodhisattva Way of Life. Composed in the eighth century by the Indian Bodhisattva Santideva, it became a… more

A Guide to the Bodhisattva Way of Life
Snow Lion , English
Pure Love, Pure Life: Explor... - Elsa Kok Colopy

Pure Love, Pure Life: Explor...Elsa Kok Colopy

When you think of purity, what comes to mind? Perfect behavior? Impossible standards? Everything focused on waiting for that special guy? If so, you’re not alone. The good news is purity isn’t just a list of don’ts—don’t think that way, don… more

Pure Love, Pure Life: Exploring God’s Heart on Purity
Elsa Kok Colopy
Zondervan , English
The Merciful Scar - Rebecca St. James, Nancy Rue

The Merciful ScarRebecca St. James, Nancy Rue

Kirsten has spent her life trying to forget. But mercy begs her to remember. When she was in high school, a terrible accident fractured her family, and the only relief Kirsten could find was carving tiny lines into her skin, burying her pa… more

The Merciful Scar
Rebecca St. James, Nancy Rue
Thomas Nelson , English
Juliette - Marquis de Sade

JulietteMarquis de Sade

“An amazing sequence of imaginatively bizarre sexual adventures punctuated by philosophical and theological digression. Mlle. De Maupin, Lolita, Candy—all pale beside Juliette.”—Library Journal

Marquis de Sade
Grove Press , English
Script into Performance: A S... - Richard Hornby

Script into Performance: A S...Richard Hornby

An analysis of script interpretation for the theater. The text includes theories on performance as well as examples from the works of Shelley, Ibsen and Pinter. In his new preface, Hornby laments the modernization of classic plays which he… more

Script into Performance: A Structuralist Approach
Richard Hornby
Applause Theatre & Cinema Books , English
Identity Theft: How to Prote... - Silver Lake Editors

Identity Theft: How to Prote...Silver Lake Editors

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This new work examines this increasingly common and destructive crime. Good, current overview, recommended for the public and for libraries. — Library Journal

Identity Theft: How to Protect Your Name, Your Credit…
Silver Lake Editors
Silver Lake Publishing , English
Isaac Asimov's Guide to Eart... - Isaac Asimov

Isaac Asimov's Guide to Eart...Isaac Asimov

A wide-ranging exploration of our universe — from “what makes the wind blow?” to “how was the moon formed?” — in questions-and-answer format, written in vintage Asimov style. “A fine introduction to modern astronomical theory.” — LIBRARYmore

Isaac Asimov’s Guide to Earth and Space
Isaac Asimov
Fawcett , English
Frog and Toad Together: I Ca... - Arnold Lobel

Frog and Toad Together: I Ca...Arnold Lobel

Frog and Toad are best friends—they do everything together. When Toad admires the flowers in Frog’s garden, Frog gives him seeds to grow a garden of his own. When Toad bakes cookies, Frog helps him eat them. And when both Frog and Toad are … more

Frog and Toad Together: I Can Read Level 2 (Frog and Toad I Can Read Stories)
Arnold Lobel
HarperCollins , English
Pancakes for Breakfast - Tomie dePaola

Pancakes for BreakfastTomie dePaola

This wordless picture book follows the trials of a little old lady who attempts to make pancakes for her breakfast.   “The optimistic determination of the woman and the gentle humor of the illustrations make this an appealing book for the v… more

Pancakes for Breakfast
Tomie dePaola
HMH Books for Young Readers , English
The Whole Lesbian Sex Book: ... - Felice Newman

The Whole Lesbian Sex Book: ...Felice Newman

The Whole Lesbian Sex Book was the first-ever sex guide to offer information and encouragement for all women who desire women — lesbian, bisexual, butch, femme, androgynous, and transgender. First published in 1999, it’s been lauded for its… more

The Whole Lesbian Sex Book: A Passionate Guide for All of Us
Felice Newman
Cleis Press , English
Over You - Amy Reed

Over YouAmy Reed

An intense friendship fractures in this gritty, realistic novel from the author of Beautiful, Clean, and Crazy, which School Library Journal called “compelling and moving.”Max would follow Sadie anywhere, so when Sadie decides to ditch her … more

Over You
Amy Reed
Simon Pulse , English