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Glory: Magical Visions of Black Beauty
Glory: Magical Visions of Black Beauty
By Bethencourt, Kahran
Author Bethencourt, Regis
Contribution by Seales, Amanda
2020-10 - St. Martin's Press
9781250204561 Check Our Catalog

 

 

THE INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER.

From Kahran and Regis Bethencourt, the dynamite husband and wife duo behind CreativeSoul Photography, comes GLORY, a photography book that shatters the conventional standards of beauty for Black children.

Featuring a foreword by Amanda Seales

With stunning images of natural hair and gorgeous, inventive visual …More
 

Bad Manners: Fast as F*ck: 101 Easy Recipes to Pack Your Plate: A Vegan Cookbook
Bad Manners: Fast as F*ck: 101 Easy Recipes to Pack Your Plate: A Vegan Cookbook
By Bad Manners
Author Davis, Michelle
Author Holloway, Matt
2021-03 - Rodale Books
9780593233962 Check Our Catalog

 

The creators of the New York Times bestselling cookbook series Bad Manners are back to deliver you the not-so-gentle but always hilarious shove you need to take the leap into healthy eating (previously published as Thug Kitchen 101: Fast as F*ck).

Bad Manners: Fast as F*ck includes more than 100 easy and accessible recipes to give you a solid start toward a better …More
 

Mary Berry Cooks to Perfection
Mary Berry Cooks to Perfection
By Berry, Mary
2021-03 - DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
9780744029093 Check Our Catalog

 

Make the most delectable and perfect meals with Mary Berry and over 100 of her best recipes at your fingertips.

Your favorite star from The Great British Baking Show, Mary Berry, is back This inspiring recipe book is filled with dozens of delicious dishes with easy step-by-step instructions to make the perfect dish every time.

Mary Berry Cooks to Perfection is …More
 

Professional Troublemaker: The Fear-Fighter Manual
Professional Troublemaker: The Fear-Fighter Manual
By Ajayi Jones, Luvvie
2021-03 - Penguin Life
9781984881908 Check Our Catalog

 

From the New York Times bestselling author of I'm Judging You, a hilarious and transformational book about how to tackle fear--that everlasting hater--and audaciously step into lives, careers, and legacies that go beyond even our wildest dreams

Luvvie Ajayi Jones is known for her trademark wit, warmth, and perpetual truth-telling. But even she's been challenged by the …More
 

Bad Manners: The Official Cookbook: Eat Like You Give a F*ck: A Vegan Cookbook
Bad Manners: The Official Cookbook: Eat Like You Give a F*ck: A Vegan Cookbook
By Bad Manners
Author Davis, Michelle
Author Holloway, Matt
2021-02 - Rodale Books
9780593233924 Check Our Catalog

 

With more than a million copies sold, the cookbook phenomenon (previously published as Thug Kitchen Eat Like You Give a F*ck The Official Cookbook) that inspired people to eat some goddamn vegetables and adopt a healthier lifestyle.

Bad Manners started their wildly popular website to show everyone how to take charge of their plates and cook up some real f*cking food. Now …More
 

The Pegan Diet: 25 Practical Principles for Reclaiming Your Health in a Nutritionally Confusing World
The Pegan Diet: 25 Practical Principles for Reclaiming Your Health in a Nutritionally Confusing World
By Hyman, Mark
2021-02 - Little, Brown Spark
9780316537087 Check Our Catalog

 

Discover the benefits of "eating your medicine" with twelve-time New York Times bestselling author Mark Hyman, MD's unique Pegan diet, "a masterpiece on food and health" (William Li, author of Eat to Beat Disease).

What do you get when you combine the best of paleo with the best of vegan? Pegan For decades, the diet wars have pitted advocates for the low-carb, high-fat …More
 

Vegetable Kingdom: The Abundant World of Vegan Recipes
Vegetable Kingdom: The Abundant World of Vegan Recipes
By Terry, Bryant
2020-02 - Ten Speed Press
9780399581045 Check Our Catalog

 

NAACP IMAGE AWARD NOMINEE - "Phenomenal . . . transforms the kitchen into a site for creating global culinary encounters, this time inviting us to savor Afro-Asian vegan creations."--Angela Y. Davis, distinguished professor emerita at the University of California Santa Cruz

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST COOKBOOKS OF THE YEAR BY The New Yorker The Washington Post Vogue …More
 

Unpack
Unpack
By Newberger, Heather
2021-02 - Morrow Gift
9780063027343 Check Our Catalog

 

 

In a culture inundated by personal branding, a fashion stylist and creative consultant offers invaluable lessons, tips, and advice, to help you define your personal style in a whole new way, by enhancing not just how you look, but how you feel.

These three seemingly simple precepts are at the heart of this sleek and uplifting guide to reclaiming your personal style. …More
 

Mend It, Wear It, Love It!: Stitch Your Way to a Sustainable Wardrobe
Mend It, Wear It, Love It!: Stitch Your Way to a Sustainable Wardrobe
By Edwards, Zoe
2021-02 - DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
9780744026801 Check Our Catalog

 

A practical tool kit for mending and upcycling your wardrobe.

It's "sew" simple to give your wardrobe an eco-chic edge With fast fixes and clever techniques, this accessible, fully illustrated sewing book has everything you need to mend, customize and care for your clothes.

Parting with damaged, yet beloved, clothes can be one of the saddest things, but what if …More
 

Animal, Vegetable, Junk: A History of Food, from Sustainable to Suicidal
Animal, Vegetable, Junk: A History of Food, from Sustainable to Suicidal
By Bittman, Mark
2021-02 - Houghton Mifflin
9781328974624 Check Our Catalog

 

From hunting and gathering to GMOs and ultraprocessed foods, this expansive tour of human history rewrites the story of our species-and points the way to a better future.

The history of Homo sapiens is usually told as a story of technology or economics. But there is a more fundamental driver: food. How we hunted and gathered explains our emergence as a new species and our earliest …More
 

The Dirty, Lazy, Keto No Time to Cook Cookbook: 100 Easy Recipes Ready in Under 30 Minutes
The Dirty, Lazy, Keto No Time to Cook Cookbook: 100 Easy Recipes Ready in Under 30 Minutes
By Laska, Stephanie
Author Laska, William
2021-01 - Adams Media Corporation
9781507214275 Check Our Catalog

 

The keto diet is faster and more accessible than ever before with these 100 easy, delicious, low-carb meals you can make in 30 minutes or less from USA TODAY bestselling author Stephanie Laska.

Want to try the keto diet but don't have enough time to cook elaborate meals from scratch? No problem USA TODAY bestselling author and creator of DIRTY, LAZY, KETO offers the …More
 

Hungry Girl Fast & Easy: All Natural Recipes in 30 Minutes or Less
Hungry Girl Fast & Easy: All Natural Recipes in 30 Minutes or Less
By Lillien, Lisa
2021-01 - St. Martin's Griffin
9781250154545 Check Our Catalog

 

 

The next cookbook from the #1 New York Times bestselling author behind the Hungry Girl brand

Lisa Lillien is back with her fastest and easiest recipes ever -- each one is ready in 30 minutes or less With full-color photos of every recipe, Hungry Girl Fast & Easy consists of quick and simple meals & snacks made with everyday ingredients. Get ready for...

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Martha Stewart's Very Good Things: Clever Tips & Genius Ideas for an Easier, More Enjoyable Life
Martha Stewart's Very Good Things: Clever Tips & Genius Ideas for an Easier, More Enjoyable Life
By Stewart, Martha
2021-01 - Houghton Mifflin
9781328508263 Check Our Catalog

 

Hundreds of clever tips, solutions, and easy ways to elevate every day, from America's most trusted lifestyle authority, in one must-have handbook. …More
 

The Case for Keto: Rethinking Weight Control and the Science and Practice of Low-Carb/High-Fat Eating
The Case for Keto: Rethinking Weight Control and the Science and Practice of Low-Carb/High-Fat Eating
By Taubes, Gary
2020-12 - Knopf Publishing Group
9780525520061 Check Our Catalog

 

After a century of misunderstanding the differences between diet, weight control, and health, The Case for Keto revolutionizes how we think about healthy eating--from the best-selling author of Why We Get Fat and The Case Against Sugar.

Based on twenty years of investigative reporting and interviews with 100 practicing physicians who embrace the keto …More
 

Instant Loss on a Budget: Super-Affordable Recipes for the Health-Conscious Cook
Instant Loss on a Budget: Super-Affordable Recipes for the Health-Conscious Cook
By Williams, Brittany
2020-12 - Houghton Mifflin
9780358353928 Check Our Catalog

 

Best-selling author Brittany Williams returns with Instant Loss on a Budget, featuring delicious, crowd-pleasing meals that are as friendly for your wallet as they are for your waistline.

After a decade of yo-yo dieting and a lifelong battle with the scale, Brittany Williams topped out at 260 pounds and knew she needed to make a lasting change. She shed an astonishing 125 pounds …More
 

The Runner's Kitchen: 100 Stamina-Building, Energy-Boosting Recipes, with Meal Plans to Maximize Your
The Runner's Kitchen: 100 Stamina-Building, Energy-Boosting Recipes, with Meal Plans to Maximize Your
By Coburn, Emma
2020-12 - Alpha Books
9781615649006 Check Our Catalog

 

Whether you're training for your first 6-mile run or preparing for your latest marathon, this sports nutrition guide will help you achieve your running goals

Get ready to power your runs with recipes from Olympian, Emma Coburn. Packed with delicious, wholesome meals that will sustain you through the toughest workouts, it's the ultimate cookbook for runners

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Semi-Homemade Five Ingredient Meals: 50 Healthy and Tasty Recipes That Anyone Can Make
Semi-Homemade Five Ingredient Meals: 50 Healthy and Tasty Recipes That Anyone Can Make
By Parrish, Bobby
Author Parrish, Dessi
2020-12 - Mango
9781642504842 Check Our Catalog

 

Cooking Has Never Been Easier with These Five Ingredient Meals

#1 Bestseller in Slow Cooker Recipes, Heart Healthy Cooking, Diets & Weight Loss, Budget Cooking, and Green Housekeeping

You don't have to be a chef to create delicious food. In fact, it only takes a handful of ingredients to make mouthwatering meals. This cookbook by Bobby and Dessi Parrish is packed full of …More
 

Plant Over Processed: 75 Simple & Delicious Plant-Based Recipes for Nourishing Your Body and Eating from the Earth
Plant Over Processed: 75 Simple & Delicious Plant-Based Recipes for Nourishing Your Body and Eating from the Earth
By Hannemann, Andrea
2020-12 - Dey Street Books
9780062986511 Check Our Catalog

 

 

A NATIONAL BESTSELLER

Trust in nature. Believe in balance. Eat the rainbow Andrea Hannemann, aka Earthy Andy, presents a guide to plant-based eating that is simple, delicious, and fun.

INCLUDES A 30-DAY PLANT OVER PROCESSED CHALLENGE

Andrea Hannemann, known as Earthy Andy to her more than one million Instagram followers, believes that food …More
 

Clean Mama's Guide to a Peaceful Home: Effortless Systems and Joyful Rituals for a Calm, Cozy Home
Clean Mama's Guide to a Peaceful Home: Effortless Systems and Joyful Rituals for a Calm, Cozy Home
By Rapinchuk, Becky
2020-12 - HarperOne
9780062996121 Check Our Catalog

 

 

The creator of the popular cleaning website Clean Mama and author of Clean Mama's Guide to a Healthy Home shows you how to establish systems and rituals to transform your home into a clean, organized, and comfortable space for you and your family.
 

We all want our homes to be cozy and comfortable spaces where we can leave the challenges of …More
 

The Great British Baking Show: Love to Bake
The Great British Baking Show: Love to Bake
By Hollywood, Paul
Author Leith, Prue
2020-12 - Quercus Books
9780751583052 Check Our Catalog

 

Love to Bake is The Great British Bake Off's best collection yet - recipes to remind us that baking is the ultimate expression of thanks, togetherness, celebration and love.

Pop round to a friend's with tea and sympathy in the form of Chai Crackle Cookies; have fun making Paul's Rainbow-coloured Bagels with your family; snuggle up and …More
 

Take Care of Your Type: An Enneagram Guide to Self-Care
Take Care of Your Type: An Enneagram Guide to Self-Care
By Wilcox, Christina S.
2020-12 - Tiller Press
9781982157944 Check Our Catalog

 

Discover the self-care tips specifically designed for your Enneagram type with this simple yet illuminating guide from popular Enneagram expert Christina S. Wilcox.

Many of us have used the Enneagram of Personality to understand ourselves on a profoundly intimate level. But despite what our Enneagram type reveals, it's not always easy to know the best ways to take care of ourselves …More
 

Delish Ultimate Cocktails: Why Limit Happy to an Hour?
Delish Ultimate Cocktails: Why Limit Happy to an Hour?
By Delish
Author Saltz, Joanna
2020-10 - Hearst Home
9781950785155 Check Our Catalog

 

100+ insanely great cocktail recipes for every occasion including margaritas, mimosas, martinis and more, each with a fresh and fun twist. Plus, super-creative boozy sweets

Delish Ultimate Cocktails provides everything you need to make amazing drinks at home...and then some. Each of the 100+ easy and fun recipes dreamt up by the editors of Delish is an excuse to throw a …More
 

The Home Edit 360: A Guide to Organizing Absolutely Everything
The Home Edit 360: A Guide to Organizing Absolutely Everything
By Shearer, Clea
Author Teplin, Joanna
2020-09 - Clarkson Potter Publishers
9780593138304 Check Our Catalog

 

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - The authors of The Home Edit and stars of the Netflix series Get Organized with The Home Edit teach you how to apply their genius, holistic approach to your work life, on-the-go necessities, and technology.

At home or on the go, you don't have to live like a minimalist to feel happy and calm. The Home Edit mentality is all about …More
 

Food52 the Do-Everything Kitchen: Your Handy Guide to a Smarter, Tidier, Happier Space
Food52 the Do-Everything Kitchen: Your Handy Guide to a Smarter, Tidier, Happier Space
By Editors of Food52
2020-09 - Ten Speed Press
9780399581564 Check Our Catalog

 

The ultimate guide to the kitchen from Food52--the award-winning kitchen and home destination--filled with ideas for creating, organizing, and enjoying everyone's favorite room in the house.

The first step to better, happier cooking? Setting up a tip-top kitchen. We're talking one that's stocked with essential tools and ingredients, organized so everything you need is close at hand, and …More