Cancer Connections | LJ Reviews

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Ross weaves a book that is more than the sum of these parts; Williams is a gifted writer who turns the greatest crisis of her life into an engaging story that reads almost like a novel.

Mapping the Stars: New Astronomy Titles

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A useful resource for persons interested in exploring and gaining knowledge about the night sky, a fun and fascinating examination of the cosmos, an enjoyable read that will appeal to anyone who appreciates the astonishing

All the Food You Want To Eat | Cooking Reviews, February 15, 2016

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An ­excellent and thorough treatment of pudding-like desserts; an essential addition for serious bread enthusiasts; Miller’s collection is unfussy, versatile, and filled with stories; an unconventional and laugh-out-loud funny delight

Computer Science, January 2016 | Best Sellers

April 2015 to date as identified by YBP Library Services

LJ Nonfiction Reviews: February 1, 2016

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New poetry from heavy hitters Ginsberg and Neruda; celebrate Love, feel The Happiness Effect; a breakthrough Cure that starts with the mind; shh…it’s The President’s Book of Secrets; around the world in eight books

Microbiology, January 2016 | Best Sellers

March 2015 to date as identified by YBP Library Services

Sushi & Sashimi, Ramen, Pho, plus Simply Nigella and Middle Eastern Sweets | Cooking Reviews, January 1, 2016

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A practical take on whole grain cooking; meatless healthy eating; an excellent starting point for sushi and sashimi lovers; Lawson’s winning selection of recipes for all occasions; Miller reframes cooking as a form of self-care

Ready for 2016: Diet and Fitness Books for the New Year | LJ Reviews

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Finally, the writers of diet books have given up on the gimmicks such as no carbs, no meat, cabbage soup, and low fat. Virtually all of this season’s titles advocate a diet rich in vegetables and fruit, with sufficient meat for optimum protein, although vegans may substitute plant products for meat.

LJ Nonfiction Reviews: January 1, 2016

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From George Condo to Sonia Delaunay, the arts are recommended. Biogs from Reed, Reed, and Roberts, plus Creating Leaders in the library, fitness titles for 2016, and America’s Favorite Holidays

Use Less, Grow More | LJ Reviews

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A varied range of scalable options for growers of all types committed to the exploration and use of optimal water-sparing techniques, a guide for gardeners who are serious about vegetable production