John

Make+Mend

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Make and Mend: Sashiko-Inspired Embroidery Projects to Customize and Repair Textiles and Decorate Your Home Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780399579431
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Watson-Guptill - August 21st, 2018

 

I may not be the target demographic, but when you're 6'4' and have trouble finding pants made for someone as tall and thin as I am, It's great to have a book that helps make them last longer.

John


How to Make a Spaceship

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How to Make a Spaceship: A Band of Renegades, an Epic Race, and the Birth of Private Spaceflight Cover Image
By Julian Guthrie, Richard Branson (Preface by), Stephen Hawking (Afterword by)
$28.00
ISBN: 9781594206726
Availability: Available at Warehouse
Published: Penguin Press - September 20th, 2016

 

Introduces you to all the people who watched the moon landing and said "That’s what I want to do with my life," with or without NASA.

John


Class Action

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$16.99
ISBN: 9781328799203
Availability: Available at Warehouse
Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - April 3rd, 2018

 

I'm an adult, and I should read this keeping in mind the importance of education, and how things that seemed hard years ago weren't that hard in hindsight. But that being said I, like the protagonist, spent many, many days in grade school doing homework from the moment I got home until I went to bed. So I found this book extremely satisfying.

John


Weed the People: The Future of Legal Marijuana in America

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$15.95
ISBN: 9781618934215
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Published: Time Home Entertainment - October 13th, 2015

 

With Massachusetts on the cusp of legalization, it'll be helpful to follow Bruce Barcott's journey through legalization in Colorado and his home state of Washington back in 2012. As Rick Steves says: Marijuana, It's time for a conversation.”

John


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