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  • Harleen

    Harleen2020

    by Stjepan Sejic , artist

    (3,067)

    Summary: Dr. Harleen Quinzel has a theory: mental illness is a survival mechanism. As she seeks to help the broken souls of Gotham City piece together their sanity she will become the one thing she fears the...  more »

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    Call #: 741.59 HAR

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  • If you tell : a true story of murder, family secrets, and the unbreakable bond of sisterhood

    If you tell : a true story of murder, family secrets, and the unbreakable bond of sisterhood2019

    by Gregg Olsen

    (66,056)

    Summary: After more than a decade, when sisters Nikki, Sami, and Tori Knotek hear the word mom, it claws like an eagle's talons, triggering memories that have been their secret since childhood. Until now. For...  more »

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    Call #: 364.1523 OLS

    Location: New Adult Nonfiction

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  • Shooting ghosts : a U.S. Marine, a combat photographer, and their journey back from war

    Shooting ghosts : a U.S. Marine, a combat photographer, and their journey back from war2017

    by Thomas J. Brennan

    (240)

    Summary: A joint memoir by a U.S. Marine and a conflict photographer, whose unlikely friendship helped both heal their war-wounded bodies and souls. War tears people apart, but it can also bring them...  more »

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    Call #: 958.104 BRE

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • The undoing project : a friendship that changed our minds

    The undoing project : a friendship that changed our minds2017

    by Michael Lewis

    (43,468)

    Summary: Forty years ago, Israeli psychologists Daniel Kahneman and Amos Tversky wrote a series of studies undoing our assumptions about the decision-making process. Their papers showed the ways in which the...  more »

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    Call #: 612.82 LEW

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • The cancer whisperer : finding courage, direction, and the unlikely gifts of cancer

    The cancer whisperer : finding courage, direction, and the unlikely gifts of cancer2017

    by Sophie Sabbage

    (141)

    Summary: Sabbage was forty-eight years old and happily married with a four-year old daughter when she was diagnosed with late-stage lung cancer. Since then, she's been on a remarkable journey of healing and...  more »

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    Call #: 616.994 SAB

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • Change your home, change your life with color : what's your color story?

    Change your home, change your life with color : what's your color story?2017

    by Moll Anderson

    (63)

    Summary: Our feelings about color are deeply rooted, and the powerful effect of color is most evident in our homes, where it impacts our moods, behaviors, and emotions. Understanding why you love and dislike...  more »

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    Call #: 747.94 AND

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • Vitamin N : the essential guide to a nature-rich life

    Vitamin N : the essential guide to a nature-rich life2016

    by Richard Louv

    (566)

    Summary: "From the author of the New York Times bestseller that defined nature-deficit disorder and launched the international children-and-nature movement, Vitamin N (for "nature") is a complete prescription...  more »

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    Call #: 508 LOU

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • Tribe : on homecoming and belonging

    Tribe : on homecoming and belonging2016

    by Sebastian Junger

    (29,568)

    Summary: Decades before the American Revolution, Benjamin Franklin lamented that English settlers were constantly fleeing over to the Indians -- but Indians almost never did the same. Tribal society has been...  more »

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    Call #: 302.3 JUN

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • Unstuffed : decluttering your home, mind, & soul

    Unstuffed : decluttering your home, mind, & soul2016

    by Ruth Soukup

    (1,535)

    Summary: "New York Times bestselling author Ruth Soukup feels your pain--she has been there too. Through personal stories, Biblical truth, and practical action plans, she will inspire and empower each of us...  more »

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    Call #: 648 SOU

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • Strangers drowning : impossible idealism, drastic choices, and the urge to help

    Strangers drowning : impossible idealism, drastic choices, and the urge to help2016

    by Larissa MacFarquhar

    (2,032)

    Summary: What does it mean to devote yourself wholly to helping others? In Strangers Drowning, Larissa MacFarquhar seeks out people living lives of extreme ethical commitment and tells their deeply intimate...  more »

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    Call #: 170 MAC

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • Secrets from the eating lab : the science of weight loss, the myth of willpower, and why you should never diet again

    Secrets from the eating lab : the science of weight loss, the myth of willpower, and why you should never diet again2015

    by Traci Mann

    (1,665)

    Summary: "Americans are losing the battle of the bulge because our bodies and brains are not hardwired to resist food--the very idea of it works against our biological imperative to survive. In [this book],...  more »

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    Call #: 613.25 MAN

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • Irritable hearts : a PTSD love story

    Irritable hearts : a PTSD love story2015

    by Mac McClelland

    (718)

    Summary: "In 2010, human rights reporter Mac McClelland left Haiti after covering the devastation of the earthquake. Back home, she finds herself imagining vivid scenes of violence and can't sleep or stop...  more »

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    Call #: 616.85 MCC

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • Ongoingness : the end of a diary

    Ongoingness : the end of a diary2015

    by Sarah Manguso

    (2,522)

    Summary: "In her third book that continues to define the contours of the contemporary essay, Sarah Manguso confronts a meticulous diary that she has kept for twenty-five years. "I wanted to end each day with...  more »

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    Call #: 814.6 MAN

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • When to rob a bank : ...and 131 more warped suggestions and well-intended rants

    When to rob a bank : ...and 131 more warped suggestions and well-intended rants2015

    by Steven D Levitt

    (11,910)

    Summary: A curated collection from the most readable economics blog in the universe. Over the past decade, Levitt and Dubner freely admit that most of their posts were rubbish. But now they've gone through...  more »

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    Call #: 330 LEV

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • Radical remission : surviving cancer against all odds

    Radical remission : surviving cancer against all odds2014

    by Kelly A Turner

    (1,215)

    Summary: "In her groundbreaking and inspiring book, Radical Remission: Surviving Cancer Against All Odds, Dr. Kelly A. Turner, founder of the Radical Remission Project, uncovers nine factors that can lead to...  more »

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    Call #: 616.994 TUR

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • There was and there was not : a journey through hate and possibility in Turkey, Armenia, and beyond

    There was and there was not : a journey through hate and possibility in Turkey, Armenia, and beyond2014

    by Meline Toumani

    (454)

    Summary: A young Armenian-American goes to Turkey in a "love thine enemy" experiment that becomes a transformative reflection on how we use -- and abuse -- our personal histories. Meline Toumani grew up in a...  more »

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    Call #: 956.1 TOU

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • The trip to Echo Spring : on writers and drinking

    The trip to Echo Spring : on writers and drinking2014

    by Olivia Laing

    (2,320)

    Summary: "In The Trip to Echo Spring, Olivia Laing examines the link between creativity and alcohol through the work and lives of six of America's finest writers: F. Scott Fitzgerald, Ernest Hemingway,...  more »

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    Call #: 810.9 LAI

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • Happy money : the science of smarter spending

    Happy money : the science of smarter spending2013

    by Elizabeth Dunn

    (2,216)

    Summary: "Explains why you can get more happiness for your money by following five principles, from choosing experiences over stuff to spending money on others. And the five principles can be used not only by...  more »

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    Call #: 332.024 DUN

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • I'll see you again : a memoir

    I'll see you again : a memoir2013

    by Jackie Hance

    (3,601)

    Summary: In a powerful and intimate memoir, Jackie Hance shares her story of unbearable loss, darkest despair, and -- slowly, painfully, and miraculously -- her cautious return to hope and love after the...  more »

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    Call #: 155.937 HAN

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • Give and take : a revolutionary approach to success

    Give and take : a revolutionary approach to success2013

    by Adam M Grant

    (22,847)

    Summary: Explains how networking and leadership skills are subject to the professional interaction styles of takers, matchers, and givers, and how these personalities dramatically shape success rates.

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    Call #: 158.2 GRA

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • Ten years later : six people who faced adversity and transformed their lives

    Ten years later : six people who faced adversity and transformed their lives2013

    by Hoda Kotb

    (1,050)

    Summary: The Today show co-anchor shares the inspirational stories of six individuals who persevered and thrived in the face of devastating life challenges, from a woman who became a health advocate after...  more »

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    Call #: 155.24 KOT

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • How to be a friend to a friend who's sick

    How to be a friend to a friend who's sick2013

    by Letty Cottin Pogrebin

    (384)

    Summary: "Inspired by her own experiences, renowned author and journalist Letty Cottin Pogrebin offers new insights and concrete advice on how to relate to, and help, our sick friends"--Dust jacket flap.

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    Call #: 610 POG

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • Joy of Zentangle : drawing your way to increased creativity, focus, and well-being

    Joy of Zentangle : drawing your way to increased creativity, focus, and well-being2013

    by Suzanne McNeill

    (596)

    Summary: "Zentangle(r) is an easy-to-learn method of pattern drawing that reduces stress while promoting creativity. This book will introduce readers to the basic theory of Zentangle and provide instructions...  more »

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    Call #: 741.2 MCN

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • The art of thinking clearly

    The art of thinking clearly2013

    by Rolf Dobelli

    (22,102)

    Summary: An exploration of human reasoning reveals how to recognize and avoid simple errors in our day-to-day thinking in order to transform the decision-making process.

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    Call #: 153.4 DOB

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  • Blindspot : hidden biases of good people

    Blindspot : hidden biases of good people2013

    by Mahzarin R Banaji

    (3,492)

    Summary: In this accessible and groundbreaking look at the science of prejudice, Banaji and Greenwald show that prejudice and unconscious biases toward others are a fundamental part of the human psyche.

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    Call #: 155.92 BAN

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • Painting your way out of a corner : the art of getting unstuck

    Painting your way out of a corner : the art of getting unstuck2013

    by Barbara Diane Barry

    (59)

    Summary: " In the tradition of The Artist's Way, an exciting program that introduces painting as a jumping-off point for realizing one's full creative potential in all areas of life. Based on author Barbara...  more »

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    Call #: 751.4 BAR

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • Up : how positive outlook can transform our health and aging

    Up : how positive outlook can transform our health and aging2013

    by Hilary Tindle

    (97)

    Summary: A practicing physician and NIH-funded researcher draws on her research and experience to show that our outlook on life-- our unique patterns of thinking and feeling about ourselves, others, and the...  more »

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    Call #: 613.2 TIN

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  • The trident : the forging and reforging of a Navy SEAL leader

    The trident : the forging and reforging of a Navy SEAL leader2013

    by Jason Redman

    (1,700)

    Summary: "A Navy SEAL's highly-charged account of his combat missions in Iraq and his miraculous recovery from wounds that might have killed him--if it were not for his grit and the devotion of his wife and family"--Provided by publisher.

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    Call #: 359 RED

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • David and Goliath : underdogs, misfits, and the art of battling giants

    David and Goliath : underdogs, misfits, and the art of battling giants2013

    by Malcolm Gladwell

    (144,761)

    Summary: This book uncovers the hidden rules that shape the balance between the weak and the mighty and the powerful and the dispossessed. In it the author challenges how we think about obstacles and...  more »

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    Call #: 155.24 GLA

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  • Thank you for your service

    Thank you for your service2013

    by David Finkel

    (5,698)

    Summary: "Finkel, a journalist, follows the soldiers who serve in the Iraq War as they struggle to reintegrate into American society"-- Provided by publisher.

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    Call #: 362.86 FIN

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • Burn the fat, feed the muscle : transform your body forever using the secrets of the leanest people in the world

    Burn the fat, feed the muscle : transform your body forever using the secrets of the leanest people in the world2013

    by Tom Venuto

    (2,159)

    Summary: A smart, energizing program to help you shed fat, build muscle, and achieve your ideal body in just 30 days! A huge success as a self-published ebook, Burn the Fat, Feed the Muscle is the bible of...  more »

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    Call #: 613.25 VEN

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  • French women don't get facelifts : the secret of aging with style & attitude

    French women don't get facelifts : the secret of aging with style & attitude2013

    by Mireille Guiliano

    (1,244)

    Summary: Offers a proactive way to stay looking and feeling great, without resorting to "the knife".

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    Call #: 613.04244 GUI

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  • Survival lessons

    Survival lessons2013

    by Alice Hoffman

    (2,864)

    Summary: One of America's most beloved writers shares her suggestions for finding beauty in the world even during the toughest times.

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    Call #: 616.994 HOF

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • Get the guy : learn secrets of the male mind to find the man you want and the love you deserve

    Get the guy : learn secrets of the male mind to find the man you want and the love you deserve2013

    by Matthew Hussey

    (3,235)

    Summary: A leading relationship expert, corporate coach, and rising media personality-- the star of NBC's new prime time reality show "Ready for Love"-- offers women a guide book that reveals the secrets of the male mind and the fundamentals of dating.

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    Call #: 306.73 HUS

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • Always the fat kid : the truth about the enduring effects of childhood obesity

    Always the fat kid : the truth about the enduring effects of childhood obesity2013

    by Jacob C Warren

    (19)

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    Call #: 616.398 WAR

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  • The seven pearls of financial wisdom : a woman's guide to enjoying wealth and power

    The seven pearls of financial wisdom : a woman's guide to enjoying wealth and power2012

    by Carol Pepper

    (25)

    Summary: Presents a guide for women on how to build and safeguard personal finances, outlining strategic steps for handling the challenges of various life stages, sharing additional recommendations for enjoying financial accomplishments.

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    Call #: 332.024 PEP

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • Dying to be me : my journey from cancer, to near death, to true healing

    Dying to be me : my journey from cancer, to near death, to true healing2012

    by Anita Moorjani

    (10,757)

    Summary: "In this truly inspirational memoir, Anita Moorjani relates how, after fighting cancer for almost four years, her body--overwhelmed by the malignant cells spreading throughout her system--began...  more »

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    Call #: 616.994 MOO

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • My ideal bookshelf

    My ideal bookshelf2012

    (1,926)

    Summary: "The books that we choose to keep-let alone read-can say a lot about who we are and how we see ourselves. In The ideal bookshelf, dozens of leading cultural figures share the books that matter to...  more »

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    Call #: 028.9 MY

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  • The wisdom and teachings of Stephen R. Covey.

    The wisdom and teachings of Stephen R. Covey.2012

    by Stephen R Covey

    (326)

    Summary: Collects some of the author's most compelling teachings on leadership, time management, effectiveness, and success, and includes a compilation of his most insightful and inspiring sayings.

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    Call #: 158 COV

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • To sell is human : the surprising truth about moving others

    To sell is human : the surprising truth about moving others2012

    by Daniel H Pink

    (18,549)

    Summary: "From the bestselling author of Drive and A Whole New Mind comes an exploration of the power of selling, which each of us does every day--whether we know it or not. According to the U.S. Bureau of...  more »

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    Call #: 158.2 PIN

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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