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Sharks

by Micah and Nora May Library For All (June 23, 2018)

There are many different kinds of sharks. Some are big and some are small. How much do you know about sharks? Reading Level 2 Global Book Collection Keywords: natural world; animals; marine life; predators.


Sharks

by Micah and Nora May Library For All (July 27, 2018)

There are many different kinds of sharks. Some are big and some are small. How much do you know about sharks? Reading Level 2 Global Book Collection Keywords: natural world; animals; marine life; predators.


100 Christmas Wishes

by New York Public Library St. Martin's Press (October 16, 2018)

A treasure trove of vintage Christmas cards, 100 Christmas Wishes is the perfect holiday treat from the New York Public Library.

Every year as the days grow shorter, amidst the holly, cookies, and carols there...


Merry Midwinter

by Gillian Monks Unbound (October 04, 2018)

Celebrating midwinter is not about what you buy or how much you spend – it's about your attitude to life. Turn away from the frenetic consumerism of Christmas and rediscover the authentic and meaningful realities...


Endgame Virtuoso Magnus Carlsen

by Tibor Karolyi New in Chess (July 20, 2018)

The secrets of Magnus Carlsen’s endgame technique Magnus Carlsen’s brilliant endgame play has been one of the key reasons for his success. At the age of 13 the Norwegian became the youngest grandmaster in...


The Times Improve Your Bridge Game

by Andrew Robson & The Times Mind Games Collins (September 06, 2018)

Based on The Times Bridge column, an extensive bridge guide aimed at the less experienced or social player who longs to improve their game, with instructive deals and tips, as well as a helpful Index.

Andrew...


Eclipse Phase Core Rulebook

by Lars Blumenstein Open BookShelf (January 30, 2018)

  • Your mind is software. Program it.
  • Your body is a shell. Change it.
  • Death is a disease. Cure it.
  • Extinction is approaching. Fight it.

A Quick-Start Rulebook is also available.

Humanity stands on the cusp of...


Eclipse Phase Quick-Start Rules

by Lars Blumenstein Open BookShelf (January 30, 2018)

A Playable Introduction to the Full Roleplaying Game

The System

• Eclipse Phase uses a d100/percentile system. It’s fast, simple and streamlined so players can immerse themselves in the setting without being...


Bird Brain: Over 2,400 Questions to Test Your Bird Knowledge

by William Collins William Collins (August 23, 2018)

An ornithological quiz book packed with challenging questions for birders, based on the popular ‘Bird Brain of Britain’ contest at the annual BirdFair.

The British Birdwatching Fair, held every August at...


Spy School

by Denis Bukin St. Martin's Press (September 18, 2018)

Learn the secrets to a vastly improved memory and see if you have what it takes to be a Russian spy in this "found" KGB manual--a #1 bestseller in Russia.

When most people think of the word spy, they imagine...


Baseball and American Culture

by John P. Rossi Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (September 04, 2018)

For more than a hundred years, baseball has been woven into the American way of life. By the time they reach high school, children have learned about the struggles and triumphs of players like Jackie Robinson....


More Than a Game

by David K. Wiggins, Jacqueline M. Moore & Nina Mjagkij Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (October 01, 2018)

More than a Game discusses how African American men and women sought to participate in sport and what that participation meant to them, the African American community, and the United States more generally. Recognizing...


The Other Classroom

by Michael J. Coffino Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (August 31, 2018)

High school sports programs are not simply one-dimensional after-school recreational diversions from the rigors of academic life. In The Other Classroom: The Essential Importance of High School Athletics, Michael...


Born on the Links

by John Williamson Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (August 15, 2018)

Golf has been around for over 600 years, its origins tracing back to the links in Scotland in the fifteenth century. Since then, the game has spread worldwide, with millions of fans and players from all walks...


North American Wildlife Policy and Law

by Bruce D. Leopold, Winifred B. Kessler & James L. Cummins Boone and Crockett Club (July 15, 2018)

Students, university faculty, and wildlife professionals now have an indispensable book that provides a full and accurate account of natural resource policy and law as it relates to wildlife in North America...


The Spartan Way

by Joe De Sena St. Martin's Press (September 04, 2018)

New York Times bestselling author Joe De Sena, founder and CEO of Spartan, the global health and wellness platform, leader in obstacle racing, and executive producer of NBC’s television show Spartan: Ultimate...


Underbug

by Lisa Margonelli Farrar, Straus and Giroux (August 21, 2018)

The award-winning journalist Lisa Margonelli, national bestselling author of Oil on the Brain: Petroleum’s Long, Strange Trip to Your Tank, investigates the environmental and economic impact termites inflict...


Camera Trapping Guide

by Janet Pesaturo Stackpole Books (September 01, 2018)

Using a specially made, inexpensive and rugged heat-detecting camera, you can view wildlife up close. Camera Trapping Guide gives you the trapping techniques and knowledge of animal behaviors so you can get...


Islamophobia and Anti-Muslim Sentiment

by Peter Gottschalk & Gabriel Greenberg Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (July 19, 2018)

In the minds of many Americans, Islam is synonymous with the Middle East, Muslim men with violence, and Muslim women with oppression. A clash of civilizations appears to be increasingly manifest and the war...


Fun Facts to Engage Students

by Jane C. Flinn Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (September 30, 2018)

Curious about the world around you? Brushing up for Trivia Night? Studying for a test? Looking for new dinner-table discussion topics?

Take a deep-dive into subjects you may have learned about in school, but...


Overshot Simply

by Susan Kesler-Simpson Stackpole Books (August 01, 2018)

Overshot is perhaps the most iconic weaving technique--think antique coverlets and fancy table runners--yet many weavers are intimidated by its complex-looking structure. But it doesn't have to be difficult!...


Paper Bead Jewelry

by Keiko Sakamoto & World Book Media Stackpole Books (August 20, 2018)

Any paper—magazines, newspapers, wrapping paper, copy paper—can be upcycled into a variety of shapes and sizes of paper beads that can be used to make colorful, unique pieces of jewelry that no one would...


Best Hikes Atlanta

by Render Davis & Helen Davis Falcon Guides (September 01, 2018)

Best Hikes Atlanta introduces nearly forty distinct outdoor hiking destinations across the metropolitan area, from the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains in the north to the rolling, heavily forested Piedmont...


Learn the Nautical Rules of the Road

by Paul Boissier Fernhurst Books Limited (July 03, 2018)

Collisions are expensive! Learning, understanding and remembering the International Regulations for Preventing Collisions at Sea (COLREGs) is essential for anyone venturing onto the water. Leisure boaters, as...


Tactics to Win

by Nick Craig Fernhurst Books Limited (March 06, 2018)

Unless you have unbeatable boatspeed, tactics are vital to winning sailboat races. Multi-champion, Nick Craig, shows you how to develop a strategy and what tactics to adopt on every leg and at every mark of...


Surfing: A Beginner's Guide

by Alf Alderson Fernhurst Books Limited (April 17, 2018)

Surfing: A Beginner’s Guide has been the go-to surf book for beginners since 1996. This third edition, now with the endorsement of Surfing England, takes you through all the vital steps to become a surfer:...


The Foiling Dinghy Book

by Alan Hillman Fernhurst Books Limited (March 06, 2018)

Since the development of the International Moth into a fully foiling dinghy there has been an explosion in the popularity of the class with some of the world’s top sailors competing in it and many others enjoying...


The Restoration Handbook for Yachts

by Enric Rosello Fernhurst Books Limited (April 24, 2018)

Restoring a fibreglass yacht is not something for the faint-hearted, even if you don’t intend to do all the work yourself (you still need to understand the processes to be gone through). But the satisfaction...


Multihull Seamanship

by Gavin Le Sueur Fernhurst Books Limited (March 20, 2018)

This is an A-Z of seamanship skills for multihull sailors. There are many textbooks on the market which detail general seamanship principles. This is not one of them. Multihull Seamanship is about sea-going...


Racundra's Third Cruise

by Arthur Ransome Fernhurst Books Limited (May 08, 2018)

Most people know of Arthur Ransome, the author of the classic children’s sailing tale, Swallows & Amazons, and many other books in the same series. But besides his exciting tales of children on the water there...


Hedgehog (Collins New Naturalist Library, Book 137)

by Pat Morris William Collins (June 28, 2018)

The hedgehog is regularly voted Britain’s favourite mammal, and yet we know surprisingly little about the life of this spiny mammal. Pat Morris provides an all-encompassing new study of the hedgehog and its...


Gazza in Italy

by Daniel Storey HarperCollins (June 21, 2018)

A brilliant, funny and insightful analysis of Paul Gascoigne’s crazy up and downs during his three years at Lazio – a period which shows his entire career in microcosm.

4th July, 1990.

Turin, Italy

England...


Improper Cross-Stitch

by Haley Pierson-Cox St. Martin's Press (August 07, 2018)

A fun, witty, nerdy, and irreverent craft book for the modern cross-stitcher.

Sometimes it's good to be a little...improper. Profane, funny, and smart, Haley Pierson-Cox's IMPROPER CROSS-STITCH invites the modern...


What Animal Am I?

by Katherine Christensen Library For All (March 30, 2018)

I am black and white, but I’m not a zebra. What animal am I? Follow the clues to find out! Reading Level 2 Papua New Guinea Collection Keywords: natural world; animals; colours; mysteries.


Growing with Gardening

by Bibby Moore The University of North Carolina Press (June 15, 2018)

Growing with Gardening offers step-by-step guidance in planning a year-round horticultural program for therapy, recreation, or education. Developed under the auspices of the North Carolina Botanical Garden,...


Flower Origami

by Joost Langeveld Thunder Bay Press (July 17, 2018)

Fold your way to fabulous flowers!

Fold your way to fabulous flowers! Bringing flowers into your home can make it brighter and more beautiful, and Flower Origami teaches you how to turn a flat sheet of paper...


Animal Origami

by Joost Langeveld Thunder Bay Press (July 17, 2018)

Bring your favorite animals to life with nothing more than a piece of paper! Animal Origami uses the art of folding to bring you into the wild world of the animal kingdom.

Animal Origami offers animal lovers...


Horror-Gami

by Joost Langeveld Thunder Bay Press (July 17, 2018)

Paper has never been so horrifying!

Be bored nevermore, nevermore! A little piece of paper is hardly anything to be afraid of. But ordinary paper springs to life—and death!—with Horror-Gami, a new sophisticated...


Fortnite

by Grant Turner St. Martin's Press (July 31, 2018)

The only how-to and strategy guide you need to be the last player standing in the hottest video game on earth!

Are you ready to take your game to the next level and dominate your opponents? Ready to learn how...


How to Draw an Object

by Soizic Mouton St. Martin's Press (July 31, 2018)

Learn to draw charming objects!

Filled with colorful illustrations and step-by-step explanations, How to Draw an Object is the perfect introduction to the art of sketching. The delightful illustrations are equal...


How to Draw a Character

by Soizic Mouton St. Martin's Press (July 31, 2018)

Learn to draw charming characters!

Filled with colorful illustrations and step-by-step explanations, How to Draw a Character is the perfect introduction to the art of sketching people. From babies to grandmothers,...


Dino-Gami

by Joost Langeveld Thunder Bay Press (June 12, 2018)

Paper has never been so terrifying!

Just when you thought your paper was safe! Ordinary paper springs to life with Dino-Gami, a new sophisticated origami kit for origami artists. Create 20 origami projects: Dimetrodon,...


Trees of the South

by Charlotte Hilton Green The University of North Carolina Press (July 25, 2018)

Green's book is a delightful introduction to a knowledge of trees. The emphasis is, to a large extent, on the unique characteristics of trees and on unusual facts concerning their history and use. There are...


River of the Carolinas

by Henry Savage Jr. The University of North Carolina Press (July 25, 2018)

The story of the Santee is, in fact, the story of a major part of the Carolinas east of the Appalachians, for the river drains an immense area of both states from the mountains to the ocean. Savage also describes...


Flowers of the South

by Wilhelmina F. Greene & Hugo L. Blomquist The University of North Carolina Press (July 25, 2018)

This book is composed of two sections: the first dealing with native wild flowers; the second, with the exotic or cultivated varieties. The descriptions accompanying the illustrations are concise and explicit...


The Four Home Runs Club

by Steven K. Wagner Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (September 01, 2018)

In all of baseball, one record shines as perhaps the most coveted: four home runs by one player in a single game. If the pinnacle of pitching is the perfect game, then the highpoint of hitting is four home runs,...


The Foxfire Book of Appalachian Toys and Games

by Linda Garland Page & Hilton Smith The University of North Carolina Press (June 15, 2018)

Part oral history and part rule book, The Foxfire Book of Appalachian Toys and Games is a joyous collection of memories of playing indoor and outdoor games; of making dolls, homemade board games, playhouses,...


First We Surf, Then We Eat

by Jim Kempton Prospect Park Books (August 10, 2018)

Jim Kempton has spent his life traveling and surfing the world, along the way learning to cook the world's best beach-loving dishes. Now he's sharing his vividly colorful, richly flavorful, and vibrantly healthful...


Eager

by Ben Goldfarb Chelsea Green Publishing (June 27, 2018)

In Eager, environmental journalist Ben Goldfarb reveals that our modern idea of what a healthy landscape looks like and how it functions is wrong, distorted by the fur trade that once trapped out millions of...


Weathering for Railway Modellers

by George Dent Crowood (July 23, 2018)

Weathering is not just about making something look dirty. Rather, it should be seen as an artistic endeavour, with the aim of making a model appear as lifelike as possible. It also helps to blend a range of...