Shawn's Staff Picks

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Album of Dogs Cover Image
By Marguerite Henry, Wesley Dennis (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781481442572
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Aladdin - November 17th, 2015

This book has wonderful illustrations and capture the uniqueness of so many breeds. A great choice for a gift or your own personal library.

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As a Man Thinketh: The Complete Original Edition: Also Includes the Bonus Book Mastery of Destiny (A GPS Guide to Life) (GPS Guides to Life) Cover Image
By James Allen, Joel Fotinos (Introduction by)
ISBN: 9781250309334
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Published: St. Martin's Essentials - January 29th, 2019

"For as he thinketh in his heart, so is he." Book of Proverbs 23:7

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Siddhartha (Penguin Drop Caps) Cover Image
By Hermann Hesse, Jessica Hische (Illustrator), Joachim Neugroschel (Translated by)
ISBN: 9780143124337
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Published: Penguin Books - May 7th, 2013

In this material age, Herman Hesse's classic seems even more relevant to understanding the hidden meaning of life that we can all be searching for.

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Walking: One Step At a Time Cover Image
By Erling Kagge, Becky L. Crook (Translated by)
ISBN: 9781524747848
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Published: Pantheon - April 23rd, 2019

Devoting time to walking helps each of us figure things out, let things go, and even find peace. Making the time, though, is up to you.