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Pass Me My Paintbrush: 13 New Craft/DIY Books

Step-by-step acrylic painting projects with intriguing quotations from successful artists, an array of quilt, pillow, and stuffed toy projects, and tips on how to redesign your kitchen, living room, bedroom, and bath with a bohemian spin; whatever your project may be, you can find it here

Sports | Best Sellers, November 2017

Women in Sports; The Cubs Way; Shark Drunk

Fido Photos | Art Reviews

Two books perfect for people who love dogs and are enthusiastic about photography.

LJ Nonfiction | Review Alert, December 2017

A thoughtful Strange Journey for anyone who has ever viewed organized religion as spiritually repressive; a must-read for lovers of world literature and the art of translation; the essential coach’s handbook—Grow Wherever You Work; this upbeat book offers a nonjudgmental and flexible guide to making healthy changes

Exciting Poetry for Fall: 14 Titles Range Widely To Bring a Fresh Reading Experience

Good work for readers who like their verse philosophical; satisfying work from rising-star Chang; readers of international poetry will appreciate discovering a splendidly translated new voice; a one-of-a-kind debut for teenage newbies and experienced poetry readers alike

Creative Spaces: 8 Inspirational Craft/DIY Books

Simple step-by-step watercolor projects, illustrations and instructions offering consistently clear DIY diagrams and pictures, and advanced knitting designs featuring long repeats, knotted and interlaced cables, delicate lace, and bobbles; all crafting needs can be found here

Religion, November 2017 | Best Sellers

January 2017 to date as identified by GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO

Paris In Its Prime | Arts Reviews

An examination of the “fin de sièle” is a great resource for students and scholars; an accompaniment to a traveling exhibition on female artists and their status in the 19th-century art world in Paris

LJ Nonfiction | Review Alert, November 15, 2017

Shida’s book is mindful, challenging knitting at its best; Page’s illustrated resource explores the territory of cuisine beyond the restraints of recipe; excellent in terms of getting the “inside scoop” on the White House and training oneself to deal with all kinds of people; Tong offers a charming book about a second-generation American’s search for his family and himself in contemporary China

Philosophy, October 2017 | Best Sellers

January 2017 to date as identified by GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO