Connect Your Summer
The year of eating dangerously: a global adventure in search of culinary extremes by Tom Parker Bowles — In this book, Bowles travels to ‘hot’ culinary locales around the world to sample the unique and sometimes bizarre cuisine. He examines the relativity of food and proclaims that "one man’s pea is another man’s tripe."
Batter Up! We've got a whole roster full of great reads for kids about America's Favorite Pastime. Check one out today before they're loooong gone.
The boys by Jeff Newman; illustrated by Jeff Newman
Baseball hour by Carol Nevius; illustrated by Bill Thomson
Watch me throw the ball! by Mo Willems
Use the drop-down menus on the Kids Book Lists page and May We Suggest blog to generate suggestions for a brand new read. Try a graphic novel, audiobook or ebook for a fresh reading experience. If you're feeling brave, combine a new format with a genre you've never read before to truly conquer this badge.
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Emeril at the grill: a cookbook for all seasons by Emeril Lagasse ; with photography by Steven Freeman
Veggie burgers every which way by Lukas Volger ; photographs by Christina Heaston
Good times, good grilling: surefire, fun food for great grill parties by Cheryl and Bill Jamison
The reasons for being there, and what you do once you're there, will vary from business to business, but there are plenty of good reasons to create and run a page for your company. Learn why and how to best use Facebook to meet your business goals from Mike McClure, president of Social Media Club Detroit and Executive Creative Director at The Yaffe Group on Tuesday, July 10, 11:00 AM-12:30 PM.
Ice cream treats: easy ways to transform your favorite ice cream into spectacular desserts by Charity Ferreira ; photographs by Leigh Beisch
Jeni's splendid ice creams at home by Jeni Britton Bauer
Are you a tech-savvy dad looking to Geek Out with your kids by sharing your love of science and technology. Ken Denmead, editor of GeekDad, a blog on Wired magazine's Web site has a fun series of books filled with activities for all ages.
Geek dad: awesomely geeky projects and activities for dads and kids to share by Ken Denmead ; foreword by Chris Anderson
We're going on a picnic! by Pat Hutchins
Teddy bears' picnic cookbook by Abigail Darling; illustrated by Alexandra Day
Peanut and Pearl's picnic adventure by story by Rebecca Kai Dotlich; pictures by R.W. Alley
Cooking up a storm by Sam Stern, with Susan Stern
Teens cook dessert by Megan and Jill Carle, with Judi Carle
Outlander by Diana Gabaldon
The time traveler's wife: a novel by Audrey Niffenegger
Kindred by Octavia E.
In the garden of Iden : a novel of the company by Kage Baker
Pastwatch : the redemption of Christopher Columbus by Orson Scott Card
Time and again by Finney, Jack
The centurion's empire by Sean McMullen
Flat abs. Pilates [videodisc] by Winsor, Mari
Weight loss yoga [videodisc] by Styler, Trudie
Yogalosophy [videodisc] by Mandy Ingber
Dr. Quinn, medicine woman. The complete season one, Vol. 1 [videodisc] by CBS Television
Emergency! Season one, Disc 1 [videodisc] by Universal ; Mark VII Limited
Apples, cherries, red raspberries: what is in the fruits group? by Brian P. Cleary; illustrations by Martin Goneau; consultant, Jennifer K. Nelson
Green beans, potatoes, and even tomatoes: what is in the vegetable group? by Brian P. Cleary; illustrations by Martin Goneau; consultant, Jennifer K. Nelson
And the band played on [videodisc] by HBO Pictures
Awake [videodisc] by GreeneStreet Films ; Weinstein Company ; Open City Films
Awakenings [videodisc] by Columbia Pictures
Coma [videodisc] by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents a Martin Erlichman production
Patch Adams [videodisc] by Universal Pictures
Philadelphia [videodisc] by TriStar Pictures presents a Clinica Estetico production; produced by Edward Saxon and Jonathan Demme; written by Ron Nyswaner; directed by Jonathan Demme
Puncture [videodisc] by A Like Minded Pictures; with Cherry Sky Films; produced and directed by Adam Kassen, Mark Kassen; written by Chris Lopata