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The Little Book of Hygge

Meik Wiking

The Danes are famously the happiest people in the world, and hygge is a cornerstone of their way of life. Hygge (pronounce Hoo-ga) loosely translates as a sense of comfort, togetherness, and well-being. You know hygge when you feel it. It is when you are cuddled up on the sofa with a loved one, or sharing comfort food with your closest friends. It is those crisp blue mornings when the light through your window is just right. It is about gratitude and savoring the simple pleasures in life. In short, it is the pursuit of everyday happiness.

 

Mrs. Sherlock Holmes

Brad Ricca

The true story of Mrs. Grace Humiston, the detective and lawyer who turned her back on New York society life to become one of the nation's greatest crime fighters during an era when women weren't even allowed to vote. After graduating from N.Y.U. law school, Grace opened a legal clinic in the city for low-income immigrant clients, and quickly established a reputation as a fierce, but fair lawyer who was always on the side of the disenfranchised.

 

The Bee-Friendly Garden

Kate Frey

Frey and LeBuhn provide everything you need to know to create a vibrant, healthy garden that helps both the threatened honeybee and native bees. Just a few simple changes to your garden will make your yard a welcoming habitat for nature's most productive pollinator.

 

 

The Engine 2 Seven-Day Rescue Diet

Rip Esselstyn

A follow-up to "The Engine 2 Diet" outlines a seven-day vegetarian program designed for rapid weight loss and lower cholesterol, triglyceride, and blood-pressure counts.

 

 

 

 

Cooking That Counts

 

Introduction to meal plans -- Breakfast -- Lunch -- Dinner -- Snacks, desserts & extras -- Bulking up your meals.

 

Skinny Slow Cooker

 

Want to set the table with mouthwatering dishes that cut fat, calories, and kitchen time? Let your slow cooker help! Taste of Home Skinny Slow Cooker offers hundreds of healthy family favorites--without the fuss~

 

 

 

Goop Clean Beauty

 

Millions of women around the world turn to the clean-living team at GOOP for beauty advice. From nontoxic product recommendations, red carpet- (and everyday-) ready hair and makeup tutorials, to guidance on aging, acne, and antioxidants, GOOP has become the go-to resource for head-to-toe beauty. Here, the editors of GOOP have shared their top tips and recommendations, favorite detox recipes, workout plans, and hair and makeup looks in one must-have guide.

 

The Magnolia Story

Chip Gaines

Chip and Joanna Gaines, the stars of the TV show Fixer Upper, describe their lives and renovation projects and the origins of the show.

 

 

Scrappy Little Nobody

Anna Kendrick

Kendrick invites readers inside her brain, sharing extraordinary and charmingly ordinary stories with candor and wry observations. She recounts the absurdities she’s experienced on her way to and from the heart of pop culture as only she can—from her unusual path to the performing arts, to her double life as a middle-school student who also starred on Broadway to her initial “dating experiments”, reviewing a binder full of butt doubles to her struggle to live like an adult woman instead of a perpetual “man-child.”

 

The Lost City of the Monkey God

Douglas Preston

Douglas Preston takes readers on an adventure deep into the Honduran jungle in this riveting, danger-filled true story about the discovery of an ancient lost civilization.