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1. So Far from Home Lost and Found in Our Brave New World (Large Print 16pt) - Margaret J. Wheatley

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We live in a time of increasing polarization and irrationality, like a Tower of Babel with no distinction between fact and opinion, where information no longer changes minds. In cyberspace, we are bombarded with constant distractions and narcissistic self - making activities. Instant judgment and blame have replaced rational thinking. Organizations are bloated by bureaucracy and meaningless measures. Those working for positive change become exhausted, ill, and heartsick as their good work is ignored, underfunded, or attacked.
We need to acknowledge that we're lost in a world far different than we hoped for. We need new maps to navigate our brave new world. In Leadership and the New Science, Wheatley provided encouraging maps for how to design organizations based on living systems' capacity for inclusion, change, and adaptation. But in the twenty years since that book's publication, she's seen that in spite of our best efforts, the world that has emerged is on a destructive trajectory that won't be reversed by our working harder, finding new methods, or forming better networks.
But Wheatley has not written a book to increase our despair. Quite the contrary. Her intention is to inspire us to do our work with greater resolve and energy, using maps that won't mislead us. So Far from Home offers maps of two kinds. Using the newest of the new sciences, Wheatley shows how different dynamics interacted to create this harsh new world. A second kind of map invites us to choose a new role for ourselves as warriors for the human spirit. We develop the skills we need most - insight, bravery, decency, compassion - as we look honestly at this complex, difficult world. Clarity gives us enduring strength to discover our right work and create meaningful lives in this dark time.
So Far from Home is a startlingly honest, profoundly reflective, and yet paradoxically down - to - earth book rooted in the day - to - day experiences we all share but seen with fresh eyes. It is both affirming and provoking, calling us to reexamine our expectations and redefine our role for the work ahead. It is Wheatley's most personal, heartfelt work to date.

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2. Care of Wooden Floors - Will Wiles

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Oskar is the composer of a piece called Variations on Tram Timetables. Currently he is in Los Angeles, having his marriage dismantled by lawyers. He has asked an old university friend to look after his cats, and take care of his perfect, beautiful apartment. But despite leaving dozens of detailed notes, things do not go well.

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3. Naming the Bones - Louise Welsh

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Knee-deep in the mud of an ancient burial ground, a storm raging around him, and at least one person intent on his death: how did Murray Watson end up here? His quiet life in university libraries researching the lives of writers seems a world away.

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4. Bed - David Whitehouse

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Winner of the Betty Trask Prize 2012.

Selected for the longlist of the Desmond Elliott Prize 2012.

Mal isn't like the other kids. He makes an impression on everyone he meets. So remarkable is his childhood that his family waits for the incredible things he seems born to do. Then one day he goes to bed, never to get out again.

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5. Last Night at Chateau Marmont - Lauren Weisberger

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Two college sweethearts are living a happy, rather ordinary life in New York but there's a slight twist - she's the breadwinner, supporting her musician boyfriend. Until the tables are turned when he's discovered by a Sony executive.

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6. The Big, Blue Raspberry - Sky'asia Wright

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7. You Don't Know Me: A Deep Haven Novel - Susan May Warren

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8. Valentine Promises Heartfelt Reminders of True Love (Large Print 16pt) - LeAnn Weiss

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Remember what it's like to love and be loved in this beautiful collection of love stories from LeAnn Weiss. From God's timeless love letter to real - life expressions of true love, readers will be inspired by these heartfelt displays of devotion. Speaking straight to a woman's heart are stories about enduring love, surprising love, a second chance at love, long - distance love and more. In Valentine Promises, discover how a marriage in tatters was mended and became a marriage helping others, how the power of love through a listening ear transformed a young man, how a pastor's Valentine roses for his wife became more meaningful than he knew. Throughout the book, readers will enjoy personalized Scriptures, which express the tenderness and tears of God's personal one - on - one love and care for them. Inspiring quotes, true stories about God fulfilling promises, and prayers will also remind readers that a personal relationship with the Creator and His Son brings His indescribable love straight into their hearts.

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9. The Llama of Death - Betty Webb

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Praise for The Llama of Death... "An appealing cozy." -Publishers Weekly Zookeeper "Teddy" Bentley takes Alejandro, the Gunn Zoo llama, to a Monterey area Renaissance Faire. Soon she stumbles upon the body of the Reverend Victor Emerson, still dressed as Henry VIII. Everyone thinks Alejandro stomped him to death, but a closer look reveals a crossbow dart in the man's back. Teddy's investigation proves the "reverend" is really an escaped convict, and every marriage he's performed for 20 years-including each of Teddy's mother's-is null and void. The child of the man Victor once murdered may have wanted to kill him, too. Can Teddy find the killer before someone else dies? Betty Webb's humorous Gunn Zoo series debuted with The Anteater of Death, followed by The Koala of Death. A book reviewer at Mystery Scene Magazine, Betty is a member of National Federation of Press Women, Mystery Writers of America, and the National Organization of Zoo Keepers. www.bettywebb-zoomystery.com

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10. The Book of Acts A Commentary (Large Print 16pt) - C. Peter Wagner

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Experience Pentecost. Look on as one hundred thirty converts shake a city. Meet Paul. Go with him as he plants the first Gentile church. Extend the kingdom's power and see the enemy upset. Walk with Paul as he travels to Corinth, Antioch, Ephesus and beyond. For those desiring to be a part of God's action in their churches, their communities and throughout the world, there is nothing that will help more than thoroughly understanding the book of Acts and applying what we can learn from it. Acts was designed to be God's training manual for Christians. It worked in the early church and it works in the postmodern world. The reader's study of Acts in The Book of Acts will bring new intimacy with the Spirit and new joy in doing His will. This edition is in two volumes. The second volume ISBN is 9781459643949.

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11. Leaving Sophie Dean - Alexandra Whitaker

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12. The Overcomers (Large Print 16pt) - Richard Wurmbrand

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God's imperatives for us - to practice peacemaking, love others and build community - all begin with authentic dialogue.
Think of an issue that makes your blood boil. Now imagine lunch with a friend who is just as passionate about it - on the other side. How can the two of you even broach the issue, let alone hear each other with curiosity and compassion?
The answer begins long before the lunch does, by learning to engage dialogue as a habit of the heart - an inner transformation that the ancient practices of Christian spirituality can address. This highly readable and timely guide to restoring dialogue shows Christians of many stripes how to cultivate this transformation while preparing them to approach their adversaries with curiosity, civility and compassion. This book:
Examines the obstacles that keep us from dialogue: black - and - white thinking, our ''distraction lifestyle,'' the fear of change and more.
Explores the strengths of character from which healthy dialogue springs - and the work of the soul that cultivates them.
Shows how to enhance the work of the soul by engaging the world around us.
Lays out practical guidelines for dialogue and how they work in an imperfect world.
Includes extended anecdotes of dialogue in action, from resolutions of interpersonal conflict to difficult dialogues on some of the most divisive issues of our age.
Uses provocative questions at the end of each chapter to stimulate group discussion and individual reflection.

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13. Wrestling with Alligators, Prophets and Theologians Lessons from a Lifetime in the Church- A Memoir (Large Print 16pt) - C. Peter Wagner

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For the past half - century, C. Peter Wagner has been at the leading edge of the key spiritual paradigm shifts which have been accompanied by major moves of the Holy Spirit. In the 1960s the missionary movement in South America was at its peak - and Dr. Wagner was there. In the 1970s he was a recognized authority in the church - growth movement. In the 1980s he taught a popular course at Fuller Seminary with Vineyard movement leader John Wimber that advocated praying healing for the sick, spiritual mapping, identificational repentance and spiritual warfare; Dr. Wagner coined the phrase ''Third Wave'' to describe this fresh move of the Holy Spirit - the impact of which is still being felt today. In the 1990s he became a leader of the New Apostolic Reformation, and in the new millennium he has championed the Dominion Mandate, adopting the Seven Mountain (or 7M) template for reclaiming the culture for God's Kingdom.
For five decades, Dr. Wagner has led the Church from one great move of God to the next, riding the wave of the Spirit through changes he never imagined when he first answered God's call to ministry. In Wrestling with Alligators, Prophets and Theologians, C. Peter Wagner tells, for the first time, his personal story of ongoing transformation. Readers will get a close - up view of the seismic shifts in the Church's recent history, through the eyes of one of the only people to have seen it all unfold.

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14. Blood, Ash, and Bone: A Tai Randolph Series - Tina Whittle

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15. Overcoming Health Anxiety A Self-Help Guide Using Cognitive Behavioral Techniques (Large Print 16pt) - Rob Willson, David Veale, David Veale

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Many of us have a tendency to worry unnecessarily about our health. For some the anxiety becomes chronic, and they may spend many hours checking for symptoms, seeking reassurance from others, surfing the internet for information about different diseases, or repeatedly visiting the doctor. It is distressing for them and for everyone around them. In fact, health anxiety can be very successfully treated with cognitive behavioral therapy - the approach taken in this self - help guide. Using a structured, step - by - step approach the authors explain how the problem develops, how to recognize what feeds it and how to develop effective methods of dealing with it.

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16. Humility For the Lord Takes Delight in His People, He Crowns the Humble with Salvation. Psalm 149:4 (Large Print 16pt) - C. Peter Wagner

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If the summation of the gospel is to love God with all our hearts and our neighbor as ourselves, then the essence of how we fulfill that commandment is found in clothing ourselves in an attitude of humility. First we walk humbly with God; then we practice

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17. Freedom from the Religious Spirit Understanding How Deceptive Religious Forces Try to Destroy God's Plan and Purpose for His Church (Large Print 16pt - C. Peter Wagner

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Composed of archaic traditions and obsolete practices, and masterminded by the enemy of our souls, the spirit of religion seeks to keep individual believers and the corporate church stagnant and unaware of the call of the Holy Spirit for change. We witnes

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18. Married to a Pastor How to Stay Happily Married in the Ministry (Large Print 16pt) - Neil B. Wiseman, H. B. London

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For the wives of pastors and pastors themselves. This book includes testimonials from eight notable church leaders, including Rick Warren, John Maxwell and Jack Hayford. Full of encouragement, affirmation and appreciation, this book will play an important

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19. Fishing Season (Large Print 16pt) - Philip Weigall

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Let Philip Weigall transport you to your favourite river with this beautifully illustrated tribute to the art of fly fishing The fly fisherman is a sportsman like no other - he loves the sunlight dancing off a trout stream, the quiet reverie of an undisturbed lake, the reliance on intuition and instinct, the surreal beauty of his prey, his sport's ambiguous relationship with time, the heart-stopping moment of a surface strike by a large trout, the glory of a magnificent catch. 'I felt the first branches pluck the line like bony fingers on a guitar string, and then the trout was gone. I reeled in a broken tippet, simultaneously exhilarated and disappointed. What can you do with a fish like that?' Take a journey through a Fishing Season, a year full of challenges and victories, disappointments and frustrations, but most of all, quiet happiness. Philip's prose is lucid, and his reflection on the sport he loves is engaging. Avid anglers will find plenty to love in Fishing Season, but this is a book that also appeals to a wider audience, opening the door to a world few of us experience. Lively, entertaining anecdotes, whether lovingly remembered or wryly bemoaned, will have you itching to pick up a rod and undertake your own adventure. A professional fly fishing guide and writer, Philip's years of experience and time on the water have been sorted through and summarised in Fishing Season. What results is the most exciting book on this topic in many years. Fishing Season is a gorgeous production and would make an excellent gift.

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20. The Third Third of Life Preparing for Your Future (Large Print 16pt) - Walter C. Jr. Wright

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In this brief workbook Walter C. Wright provides eight sessions to help those moving toward retirement plan out the next steps. Developed and field - tested at the Max De Pree Center for Leadership, this guide includes material for individuals and groups that will enable 50 - somethings (and up) to prepare for the next chapter of life with confidence.

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