Find and Buy the Books You See on FNCSeptember 2005

Dare to Repair : A Do-it-Herself Guide to Fixing (Almost) Anything in the Home
Author: Julie Sussman/Stephanie Glackas-Tenet
Covering simple tasks like unclogging bathroom sinks and switching directions on a ceiling fan along with more intimidating projects such as patching holes in drywall or creating a circuit map, this no-nonsense guide will walk you through those simple steps of maintaining, and perhaps even improving, your home.
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Over a Barrel
Author: Raymond Learsy
Longtime commodities trader Raymond J. Learsy lifts the veil of the Mideast oil cartel, showing how OPEC manipulates the oil markets and destabilizes the world's economy.
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The Purpose-Driven Life
Author: Dr. Rick Warren
The spiritual premise in “The Purpose-Driven Life” is that there are no accidents — God planned everything and everyone. Therefore, every human has a divine purpose, according to God's master plan.
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The Secret to Navigating Life's Storms
Author: Dr. Terry Lyles
Stress is good for you! In “The Secret to Navigating Life's Storms” Dr. Lyles shows how the pressure of stress is designed to propel you toward success in every area of your life.
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Creating Equal: My Fight Against Race Preferences
Author: Ward Connerly
From his impoverished childhood in segregated pre-war Louisiana to his audience with Bill Clinton at the White House, Ward Connerly's panoramic book spans a civil rights story that's making headlines from coast to coast.
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The Treehouse : Eccentric Wisdom from My Father on How to Live, Love, and See
Author: Naomi Wolf
Forget what you think renowned anti-patriarchal social critic Wolf always writes — this book has nothing to do with academia, politics or even feminism. Wolf, celebrated feminist writer and activist, introduces her father, Leonard Wolf, "a wild old visionary poet," in this lovely personal memoir about an unconventional, openhearted man.
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Because He Could
Author: Dick Morris
From the Arkansas governor's races through the planning of the triumphant 1996 reelection, Dick Morris was Clinton's most valued political adviser. Now, in the wake of Clinton's million-selling memoir "My Life," Morris and his wife, Eileen McGann, set the record straight with "Because He Could," a frank and perceptive deconstruction of the story Clinton tells — and the many more revealing stories he leaves untold.
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Remains Silent
Author: Michael Baden and Linda Kenney
Married couple Baden, former New York City medical examiner, and Kenney, legal commentator for CNN and Court TV, team up for this debut thriller starring a romantic and professional pair with job titles remarkably similar to their own.
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Hollywood Nation
Author: James Hirsen
Millions of Americans are outraged by the radical politics of self-appointed celebrity pundits like Michael Moore, Barbra Streisand, Sean Penn, and Susan Sarandon. And actually, these stars' public pronouncements could be the least of our worries, as New York Times bestselling author and media critic James Hirsen reveals in "Hollywood Nation."
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How to Talk to a Liberal (If You Must): The World According to Ann Coulter
Author: Ann Coulter
This forceful, sarcastic, and often hilarious book offers tips on arguing with liberals, which include the following: don't be defensive, always outrage the enemy, and never apologize to, compliment, or show graciousness to a Democrat. Welcome to the world according to Ann Coulter.
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Lipstick Jungle
Author: Candace Bushnell
In a way, Candace Bushnell's "Lipstick Jungle" picks up where her career-defining book "Sex and the City" left off, in the money-soaked, power-hungry, beauty-obsessed jungle that is New York City. This time around, the ladies are a bit older, a lot richer, but not particularly wiser nor more endearing than Bushnell's earlier heroines.
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Winning by Losing
Author: Jillian Michaels
Winning by Losing is a comprehensive, inspirational, and real solution to your weight problems. Taking a triple-threat approach, top television fitness guru Jillian Michaels identifies and illuminates the three keys to health and lasting weight loss so that you can become a winner in mind, body, spirit, and life.
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A Few Good Eggs : Two Chicks Dish on Overcoming the Insanity of Infertility
Author: Julie Vargo and Maureen Regan
In plain language, journalist Vargo and literary agent Regan detail the impact of a variety of factors on both female and male infertility. They provide solid tips on finding a fertility specialist and navigating the wide variety of questions, tests and treatments readers can expect to go through, and frankly discuss the difficult choices (medical, ethical, legal, financial and emotional) parental hopefuls will have to make.
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New Glory : Expanding America's Global Supremacy
Author: Ralph Peters
Ralph Peters, a controversial strategist and respected expert on military and intelligence issues, argues that the United States is actually poised for even greater success in the twenty-first century — if our leaders make the right decisions about the opportunities and dangers we face today. In New Glory, he offers a strategic tour of the globe's hot spots and how we should respond to the challenges they pose.
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Bayou Farewell
Author: Mike Tidwell
Thanks to human hands, the storied Louisiana coast was eroding, subsiding, and joining the Gulf of Mexico — making it the fastest disappearing landmass on Earth. Yet no one seemed to know how to talk about the problem. Tidwell, a celebrated travel and environmental writer, decided to begin the much-needed conversation, and this vivid, elegiac book is the result.
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A Crack in the Edge of the World : America and the Great California Earthquake of 1906
Author: Simon Winchester
The international bestselling author of "The Professor and the Madman" and "Krakatoa" vividly brings to life the 1906 San Francisco Earthquake that leveled a city symbolic of America's relentless western expansion. Simon Winchester has also fashioned an enthralling and informative informative look at the tumultuous subterranean world that produces earthquakes, the planet's most sudden and destructive force.
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When Disaster Strikes Home!
Author: Norris Beren
This book is a great source of easy-to-understand family disaster planning strategies that can protect you from many of life's emergencies. It will help get you prepared and ready for virtually any emergency that could happen to you and your family at home or at work.
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Terror in the Skies: Why 9-11 Could Happen Again
Author: Annie Jacobsen
Annie Jacobsen's harrowing first-hand account of her flight with a group of suspected terrorists forces us to ask: Could 9/11 happen again? On June 29, 2004, Jacobsen, traveling with her family on Northwest Airlines flight 327, witnessed what she believed was a terrorist "dry run." What happened on her flight, she discovered, was not an isolated incident, and if our air security does not improve, 9/11 is likely to happen again.
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Cover Up : What the Government Is Still Hiding About the War on Terror
Author: Peter Lance
Ever since 9/11, investigative reporter Peter Lance has been leading the fight to expose the intelligence gaps that led to 9/11. Now, in the follow-up to his bestselling 1000 Years for Revenge, he returns with devastating new evidence that the government has been covering up its own counterterror failures since the mid-1990s — and continues today.
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The West's Last Chance: Will We Win the Clash of Civilizations?
Author: Tony Blankley
Blankley paints the picture of a Europe in which radical Islam is triumphant — a threat that is not only very real, but that would be more threatening to the United States than a Europe under Nazi domination. But there is hope — and a strategy — for Western survival; and Blankley illustrates what must happen to save the West.
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