What's Next, George?

As I learned and observed, I discovered that the oil business was similar to going to Atlantic City and gambling in the casinos. Even if at times you won big, eventually there'd be a losing streak...

Some Like It Temporary - The Collection Box Set

SOME LIKE IT CHARMING Mackenzie Wyatt believes in two things: herself and her plan. And her plan is to keep her head down and to work hard until she can retire. Never mind that she doesn’t know...

The Essential Journey of Life and Death

Yes, a five star book for me contains the highest wisdom as well as easy readability and that extra something that makes me want to keep reading it. The long time it takes me to read a book like this...

Die Nonkonformistin

Biografie der Architektin und Designerin Eileen Gray: "Um Neues zu schaffen, muss man alles in Frage stellen", war Eileen Grays Einstellung, nach der sich die zeitlebens scheue Möbeldesignerin...

Chiudi gli occhi

Un paese sonnecchia sulle rive di un lago del Norditalia, apparentemente tranquillo, in realtà percorso da silenziosi rancori, conflitti razziali, debolezze inconfessabili, e su tutto e...

Moon Handbooks Vietnam, Cambodia, and Laos

Vietnam, Cambodia, and Laos are more accessible than ever before. For the first time in over three decades, it is possible to bicycle around Angkor Wat, motorcycle through hill tribe areas of North...

Learning from Catastrophes

Events ranging from Hurricane Katrina to the global economic crisis have taught businesspeople an unforgettable lesson: if you don't plan for "extreme risk," you endanger your organization's very...

Three Witnesses (Nero Wolfe, #26)

The anthology consists of three novellas:The Next Witness. Nero Wolfe is called to testify in court as a witness. He almost never leaves his house, but being a PI he has...

The Only Fools and Horses Quiz Book

Who wrote Only Fools and Horses? What is Rodney Trotter's middle name? What is the name of the actor who played Uncle Albert? Which character was "on the pull" in the episode To Hull and...

The Varieties of Scientific Experience

On the 10th anniversary of his death, brilliant astrophysisist and Pulitzer Prize winner Carl Sagan's prescient exploration of the relationship between religion and science and his personal search...

Cultural Landscape Report for Governors Island National Monument

In addition to being a YA author, Lisa Nowak is a retired amateur stock car racer, an accomplished cat whisperer, and a professional smartass. She writes coming-of-age books about kids in hard luck...

With You

Born and raised in California, Reylynn Purdue lives with her loving husband and three beautiful kids. A lover of books, she reads like crazy. She has also always enjoyed writing, but one day, she...

WWE Undertaker

Designed to engage even the most reluctant reader, this fun-packed WWE Reader is all about the unbeatable Undertaker. It teaches children the ins-and-outs of his finishing moves, his nicknames,...

High Desert Intrigue

Espionage, blackmail, intrigue and new relationships at the Air Force Flight Test Center in the 1970's. Enemy agents attempt to garner sensitive information by devious means. Tension, action and...

Ghost of a Chance

Blah. Not even really worth rating. First, although the book's blurb says her ex-boyfriend is CIA, that is never stated in the story. Second, I picked this up as I had recently read another Krantz...

A Thing For Zombies

It's funny, the things you get used to seeing, now that they've passed the Undead Amnesty laws. Funny how quickly you learn to ignore them. But then one of them walks in like this and you realize...

God on Campus

"Let every student be plainly instructed . . . to consider well the main end of . . . life and studies is to know God and Jesus Christ which is eternal life . . . and therefore to lay Christ in the...

Louise Bourgeois

Sous la forme d'un abécédaire, un panorama de la diversité des centres d'intérêt présents dans l'oeuvre artistique de Louise...

The Letters of Lady M.W. Montagu During the Embassy to Constantinople, 1716-18 Volume 1

The letters of lady M.W. Montagu during the embassy to Constantinople, 1716-18. This book, "The letters of lady M.W. Montagu during the embassy to Constantinople, 1716-18 Volume 1," by Mary Wortley...

George Orwell's Guide Through Hell (the Milford Series. Popular Writers of Today, V. 41)

It is difficult now to recall the enormous impact that George Orwell's classic dystopia, Nineteen Eighty-Four, had on the psyche of the western world. Written by a dying man in the grimmest of...

The Line Formation

Some words are the same in every culture.Hope, Texas was the last place that Ozzie, a league loving lad from the Queensland outback, expected to find himself.And the gridiron field, green and perfect...

Teaching Thinking

Is thinking a matter of intelligence or a skill that can be taught deliberately? Can thinking be taught directly as a curriculum subject in schools?

Spy in Amber

In the eerie silence of the Ragyabas monastery, nestled in the icy splendour of the Himalayas, a riveting drama unfolds. Fearing Chinese intrusion, the Head Lama of the monastery orders the transfer...

The Bugville Critters Have a Bad Day (Bugville Critters, #11)

Have a Bad Day is the fourth book in Lass Ladybug's Adventures Series, part of Robert Stanek's Bugville Critters--ten years in the making, first released in audio, and now available in print for the...

Developing Style In Watercolour

Internationally noted artist Ray Smith has exhibited in solo and group shows around the world. A lecturer at the Chelsea School of Art and at Exeter Art College, he was recently Artist-in-Residence...

North of Normal

Sex, drugs, and . . . bug stew? In the vein of The Glass Castle and Wild, Cea Sunrise Person’s compelling memoir of a childhood spent with her dysfunctional counter-culture family...

Voyages in Time and Space

Noe Torres, author of "Aliens in the Forest" and "The Real Cowboys & Aliens," has selected eight of his favorite science fiction stories from the 1950s for this outstanding collection. Included...

Outcasts United

The extraordinary tale of a refugee youth soccer team and the transformation of a small American townClarkston, Georgia, was a typical Southern town until it was designated a refugee...

Buoy

Meet Buoy and his friends at sea in this enchanting new picture book that will delight readers of all ages:Buoy lives in the middle of the sea, far from land and people. Some might think...

Homage to Catalonia / Down and Out in Paris and London

Homage to Catalonia is both a memoir of Orwell’s experience at the front in the Spanish Civil War and a tribute to those who died in what he called a fight for common decency. Down and...

Fly Away Home

Explore the wonderful pop-up world where the Happy Bugs live. Ladybug is in a bind - see if she can find her way home.

What the Night Knows

In the late summer of a long ago year, a killer arrived in a small city. His name was Alton Turner Blackwood, and in the space of a few months he brutally murdered four families. His savage spree...

Quick Steps to Direct Selling Success

Discover how Jimmy Smith, a former butcher of 40 years earning $10,000 a year, transformed his life and now earns $15,000 a day and has a down line of 400,000 people growing at 400 plus people a day....

The Glory of Byzantium at Sinai

Saint Catherine of Siena, T.O.S.D. was a tertiary of the Dominican Order, and a Scholastic philosopher and theologian. She also worked to bring the papacy of Gregory XI back to Rome from its...

Short Guide to Writing About Art, A (11th Edition)

The best-selling guide to writingabout artSylvan Barnet’s A Short Guide toWriting About Art guides students through every aspect ofwriting about art. Students are shown how to...

Radical Reader

Radicalism is as American as apple pie. One can scarcely imagine what American society would look like without the abolitionists, feminists, socialists, union organizers, civil-rights workers, gay...

The Boatmaker

A fierce and complicated man wakes from a fever dream compelled to build a boat and sail away from the isolated island where he was born. Encountering the wider world for the first time, the...

A Necessary Risk (Harlequin Intrigue #976)

Detective Zach Thomas had one goal: ifnd out what really happened the day his brother died. Problem was he had to involve beautiful scientist Jessica Parker. Then, as Zach slowly uncovered some...

Wiltshire

From prehistoric Stonehenge and Avebury to railway age Swindon, the rolling countryside of Wiltshire encompasses every aspect of English building. Thirteenth century Salisbury cathedral is set in a...

Knowing You (Jade, #2)

Now that Garret’s decided he’s no longer following the rules of his wealthy family, he can finally develop a closer relationship with Jade. Things are going well, but Jade still worries that being...

Necropolis Rising

It took thirty minutes for the city to die. But the hunger will last forever. The military has sealed the city. No one is getting in. No one is getting out. But a team of cyber-criminals have a job...

Aku Mahu Banglo Pink

Tan Sri Hisham mahu menjual salah sebuah banglonya! Fasha yang mendengar, segera merayu mahu memiliki rumah itu. Pada Fasha, memiliki banglo sendiri membuatkan dirinya setaraf Justin Bieber ~...

The Mindbender Book, Volume 1

Dom Testa is an award-winning author, speaker, and broadcaster. For more than twenty years he has captained the morning radio show on Denver's Mix100. With an audience of nearly a quarter-million...

Strange Sisters

In the scandalous world of pulp fiction in the 1950s and into the 60s, detectives, gangsters, and mad doctors were joined on the racks by bad girls, dissolute youths, drug-crazed beatniks, and other...

After the Breakup

The U.S. telecommunications industry has undergone dramatic changes in recent years that have touched almost every American home and business. The average American can dial almost anywhere in the...

The Rabbi in the Attic

"These fine, lean, elegant stories share two traits that are becoming increasingly rare in contemporary fiction: high intelligence and absolute unpredictability. Like the air conditioner in the story...

Keeper (Paul Faustino, #1)

"This stirring adventure — a soccer story? a ghost story? — defies expectations. . . . Both lyrical and gripping." — KIRKUS REVIEWS (starred review)When Paul Faustino of LA...

Bioinspired Models of Network, Information, and Computing Systems

This book constitutes the thoroughly refereed post-conference proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Bio-Inspired Models of Network, Information, and Computing Systems (Bionetics). The...

Las maletas del viajero

Las maletas del viajero, publicado en 1986 por la editorial Caminho, reúne 59 crónicas periodísticas de José Saramago, escritas entre 1969 y 1972 para el diario "A...

Hard Lives, Mean Streets

Although homelessness is a serious social problem in the United States, there is little direct information about the actual experiences of violence, past and current, among homeless people. This...

The International Trading System, Globalization, and History

History shows that the course of globalization is not irreversible and that periods of increasing integration have in the past been torn apart by the disintegration of war; so states O'Rourke...

Buried Alive

An examination into the occult causes of apparent death, trance and catalepsy. Contents: Reported Cases of Premature Burial; Philosophy of Death; Signs of Death; Prevention of Being Buried Alive; A...

Elementary & Intermediate Alg for College Students Media Update Plus New Mymathlab with Etext -Access Card Package

Th>Angel team was to write a text that students can read, understand, and enjoy. They do this by pairing clear explanations (in short sentences!) with detailed examples and thorough exercise sets....

Sins We Accept

Have Christians become so preoccupied with the major sins of our society that we have lost sight of our need to deal with our own more subtle sins? In this booklet adapted from Jerry Bridges’...