New Adult Non-Fiction 500-699

November 29, 2011

November 29, 2011
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A Book of Miracles: Inspiring True Stories of Healing, Gratitude, and Love
Siegel, Bernie S.
Compiled during his more than thirty years of practice, speaking, and teaching, the stories in these pages are riveting, warm, and belief expanding. Their subjects include a girl whose baby brother helped her overcome anorexia, a woman whose cancer helped her heal by teaching her to stand up for herself, and a family that was saved from a burning house by bats.
 
Easy Chinese Recipes: Family Favorites from Dim Sum to Kung Pao
Low, Bee Yinn
Presents a collection of recipes for traditional and popular Chinese dishes, with tips on ingredients, equipment, and cooking techniques and divided into such categories as appetizers, soups, dumplings, meat dishes, vegetables, and desserts.
 
I’d Listen to My Parents If They’d Just Shut Up: What to Say and Not Say When Parenting Teens
Wolf, Anthony E., Ph.D.
Offers parents guidance on how to achieve the most satisfying outcomes with their teenager, utilizing such situations as teens and sex, underage drinking, and Internet safety.
 
The Neelys’ Celebration Cookbook: Down-Home Meals for Every Occasion
Neely, Patrick
The husband-and-wife team of the best-sellingDown Home with the Neelysshare recipes and advice for entertaining throughout the year, outlining menu suggestions for major holidays and seasons.
 
Sergeant Rex: The Unbreakable Bond Between a Marine and His Military Working Dog
Dowling, Mike
Tells the inspiring story of Sergeant Mike Dowling and his bomb-sniffing dog, Rex, as they navigated the always-dangerous Triangle of Death region in Iraq in 2004.
 
Smart Trust: Creating Prosperity, Energy, and Joy in a Low-trust World
Covey, Stephen
Builds on the philosophies introduced in the best-sellingThe Speed of Trustto counsel professionals on how to promote trustworthy relationships in a time of extreme distrust, sharing hundreds of international examples about individuals, teams and organizations that have reaped the benefits of establishing trust in their business dealings.
 
Spontaneous Happiness
Weil, Andrew
Presents integrative treatment strategies for low mood and depression; offers advice on lifestyle, behavior, and dietary changes; and helps readers assess their own emotional wellness and build personalized plans to manage their moods.
 
Steampunk Gear, Gadgets, and Gizmos: A Maker’s Guide to Creating Modern Artifacts
Willeford, Thomas
Welcome to the wondrous world of Thomas Willeford, aka Lord Archibald “Feathers” Featherstone, in which he shares his closely guarded secrets of Steampunkery. Filled with do-it-yourself projects, Steampunk Gear, Gadgets, and Gizmos: A Maker’s Guide to Creating Modern Artifacts shows you how to build exquisite, ingenious contraptions on a budget.
Posted by Jenifer Brown
 
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