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Always put in a recipe and other tips for living from Iowa’s best known homemaker
By Evelyn Birkby, 2012
A collection of weekly columns written by a Iowa farm wife. Begun in 1949, the author conveys her wit and wisdom for the simple things in life in this timeless compilation.
Salvador Dali The Paintings Volume I, 1904-1946 by Robert Descharnes and Gilles Neret
ND813.D3 D47 2007 v. 1
This publication presents the entire collection of paintings of Salvador Dali. Dali was one of the greatest exhibitionists and always regarded with controversy. A fascinating glimpse into the provocative and extraordinary artist.
Fierce Pajamas Edited by David Remnick and Henry Finder
PN 6165.F54 2001
This book offers a collection of humor writing from The New Yorker. The anthology gathers together the most humorous work of more than seventy New Yorker writers. Parodies are drawn of not only writers, but also tv, cinema, and etiquette books.
Paddle Your Own Kayak: An Illustrated Guide to the Art of Kayaking
By Gary & Joanie McGuffin
GV783.M384 (On Display at the front desk currently)
A how-to book on the art of kayaking. The book is designed for the experienced and novice, with detailed instruction on the sport’s essential techniques, and includes 600 color photographs. Also included in the book are recommendations for camping destinations.