Barbecue Rules: Lessons and Recipes for Superior Smoking and Grilling (The Artisanal Kitchen) by Joe Carroll, Nick Fauchald
Requirements: EPUB Reader 11.72 MB
Overview: Great barbecue and grilled meatsare at the heart of summer cooking, and in this book from barbecue expert Joe Carroll, fire-cooked foods are approachable and downright delicious. With more than 30 mouthwatering recipes and six informational essays in this handy book-adapted from Carroll’s Feeding the Fire-he proves that you don’t need fancy equipment or long-held regional traditions to make succulent barbecue and grilled meats at home.
Barbecue Rules teaches the hows and whys of live-fire cooking: how to roast a pork loin (and what cut to ask your butcher for), how to create low and slow heat, why quality meat matters, and how to make the best sides to accompany the main event (the key is to keep it simple). With recipes for classics like Beef Brisket and Pulled Pork Shoulder and more adventurous flavors like Sweet Tea-Brined Poussins and Lamb Saddle Chops with Mint-Yogurt Sauce, there are recipes for every palate and outdoor occasion.
Genre: Non-Fiction – Food & Drink
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Break These Rules: 35 YA Authors on Speaking Up, Standing Out, and Being Yourself
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Big Boy Rules: America’s Mercenaries Fighting in Iraq through Steve Fainaru
Requirements: .PDF reader, 2.five MB
Overview: There are tens of hundreds of them in Iraq. They paintings for firms with unique and ominous-sounding names, like Crescent Security Group, Triple Canopy, and Blackwater Worldwide. They shuttle in convoys of multicolored pickups fortified with makeshift armor, belt-fed system weapons, frag grenades, or even shoulder-fired missiles. They give protection to the whole lot from the U.S. ambassador and American generals to shipments of Frappuccino sure for Baghdad’s Green Zone. They kill Iraqis, and Iraqis kill them. And the one legislation they acknowledge is Big Boy Rules.
From a Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter comes a harrowing adventure into Iraq’s parallel warfare. Part Mad Max, phase Fight Club, this can be a global full of "personal safety contractors"-the U.S. govt’s sanitized title for tens of hundreds of contemporary mercenaries, or mercs, who roam Iraq with impunity, doing jobs that the overstretched and understaffed army can not or may not do. They are males like Jon Coté, a delicate former U.S. military paratrooper and University of Florida fraternity brother who realizes too overdue that he made a horrible mistake coming again to Iraq. And Paul Reuben, a pleasant safety corporate medic who has no formal scientific coaching and lacks elementary provides, like tourniquets.
Genre: Non-Fiction > History
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Liquid Rules: The Delightful and Dangerous Substances That Flow Through Our Lives by Mark Miodownik
Requirements: .ePUB reader, 5 MB
Overview: Sometimes explosive, often delicious, occasionally poisonous, but always interesting: the New York Times-bestselling author of Stuff Matters shows us the secret lives of liquids: the shadow counterpart of our solid “stuff.”
We all know that without water we couldn’t survive, and that sometimes a cup of coffee or a glass of wine feels just as vital. But do we really understand how much we rely on liquids, or the destructive power they hold?
Set over the course of a flight from London to San Francisco, Liquid Rules offers readers a fascinating tour of these formless substances, told through the language of molecules, droplets, heartbeats, and ocean waves. Throughout the trip, we encounter fluids within the plane-from a seemingly ordinary cup of tea to a liquid crystal display screen-and without, in the volcanoes of Iceland, the frozen expanse of Greenland, and the marvelous California coastline. We come to see liquids as substances of wonder and fascination, and to understand their potential for death and destruction. Just as in Stuff Matters, Mark Miodownik’s unique brand of scientific storytelling brings liquids and their mysterious properties to life in a captivating new way.
Genre: Non-Fiction > Educational
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The Unwritten Rules of Managing Up: Project Management Techniques from the Trenches by Dana Brownlee
Requirements: .ePUB reader, 5 MB
Overview: What do you do when the biggest threat to your project is your boss? It’s not that your boss is out to get you. In fact, bosses generally mean well. But clueless leadership from a well-intentioned boss can sometimes cause more damage than a criminal mastermind tying your project to the railroad tracks.
The Unwritten Rules of Managing Up provides refreshingly practical and candid insight into the best practices and techniques that project managers have successfully used for decades to manage a wide variety of senior-level stakeholders-ranging from perfectly competent and pleasant to downright dysfunctional and inept.
Genre: Non-Fiction > General
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The Diva Rules: Ditch the Drama, Find Your Strength, and Sparkle Your Way to the Top by Michelle Visage
Requirements: .MP3 reader, 112 MB
Overview: Michelle Visage is not your average diva. Powerful, positive, and polished, this diva’s not only glamorous, she’s a savvy businesswoman with serious credentials who works her tail off. From her days vogueing in the downtown Manhattan clubs in the ’90s to her successful career in radio and her ultimate cult status as a judge on RuPaul’s Drag Race, Michelle has achieved her dreams and then some!
In The Diva Rules, Visage shares her rules and advice for living life to the fullest and finding success no matter the hand you’re dealt. With her no-nonsense style and super sassy voice, Michelle tells listeners to "Keep Your Shit Together", "Give Good Face", and "Be Thankful You’re a Misfit" in addition to 22 other invaluable life lessons on finding your power and sparkling your way to the top.
Genre: Audiobooks > Non-Fiction
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