Courtyard Housing for Health and Happiness: Architectural Multiculturalism in North America

Health and happiness are fundamental to human quality of life. The United Nations’ World Happiness Report 2012 reflects a new worldwide call for governments to include happiness as a criterion to their policies. The ‘Healthy Cities&#82...

Richard M. Nixon: A Life in Full

The acclaimed biographer of Franklin Delano Roosevelt takes on Richard Nixon in the first full biography in a generation, bringing a unique perspective to the life and politics of one of America's most controversial public figures

E-Study Guide for: Paragraphs and Essays: With Integrated Readings: Communication, Human Communication

Never Highlight a Book Again! Just the FACTS101 study guides give the student the textbook outlines, highlights, practice quizzes and optional access to the full practice tests for their textbook.

Algebra I Workbook For Dummies

From signed numbers to story problems — calculate equations with easePractice is the key to improving your algebra skills, and that's what this workbook is all about. This hands-on guide focuses on helping you solve the many types of algebra...

Old Testament Stories from the Back Side: Bible Stories with a Twist

Using an approach similar to that in his book Parables from the Back Side, popular author J. Ellsworth Kalas brings a new perspective to selected Old Testament stories by approaching them from the "back side"-through a unique starting point, a cre...

The Price of Silence: The Duke Lacrosse Scandal, the Power of the Elite, and the Corruption of Our Great Universities

A Duke alumnus whose work has been hailed as “authoritative” (The Washington Post), “seductively engrossing” (Chicago Tribune), “riveting” (The Economist), and “masterful” (Los Angeles Times), presen...

Educational Experiences of Hidden Homeless Teenagers: Living Doubled-Up

Homeless youth face countless barriers that limit their ability to complete a high school diploma and transition to postsecondary education. Their experiences vary widely based on family, access to social services, and where they live. More than h...

The Next Big Thing: A History of the Boom-or-Bust Moments That Shaped the Modern World

We are always hearing about the Next Big Thing. Whether it is a new iPhone or the New World, the freshest and newest inventions, discoveries, and fads loom large in the public mind. The impact that everyone thinks these "next big things" will ha...

A Father's Special Care: A Medical Romance

An Accent Amour Medical Romance by Gill Sanderson. 

5 People Who Died During Sex: and 100 Other Terribly Tasteless Lists

All in perfectly bad tastePrepare to be amazed, appalled, disgusted, and hugely entertained by this compendium of indelicate oddities. Nothing is too inane, too insane, too bizarre, or too distasteful for this incredible, seemingly impossible, but...

Fletcher's Woman

HOT ON THE TRAIL…Fletcher Hawk has only one thing on his mind—bounty! The Texas Ranger is in hot pursuit of a woman accused of murder. He'll track her down and claim his reward.But when he finds Savanna Cantrell, something makes him cha...

Waking the Buddha: How the Most Dynamic and Empowering Buddhist Movement in History Is Changing Our Concept of Religion

Is there more to Buddhism than sitting in silent meditation? Is modern Buddhism relevant to the problems of daily life? Does it empower individuals to transform their lives? Or has Buddhism become too detached, so still and quiet that the Buddha h...

Forbidden Boy

Julianne's Summer Rules:Finish all art projects by AugustSurvive summer job surrounded by cute boysHit the beach every dayAvoid the new neighbors (even though their son is hot!) When Julianne falls for Remi at a bonfire party, her summer is off to...

Unaccustomed Earth: Stories

These eight stories by beloved and bestselling author Jhumpa Lahiri take us from Cambridge and Seattle to India and Thailand, as they explore the secrets at the heart of family life. Here they enter the worlds of sisters and brothers, fathers an...

The New Vegetarian Cooking for Everyone

A revised edition of the landmark, award-winning cookbook from America's leading authority on vegetarian cooking features new recipes and a new introduction by the author.     What Julia Child is to French cooking, Deborah...

Foundations II: Basic Blocks for Building a Life of Faith

Foundations II: Basic Blocks for Building a Life of Faith - This is a basic blueprint, authored by a team whose passion for and experience in winning and discipling people is evident. Christian growth begins at the moment of conversion, but the...

Instant jQuery Boilerplate for Plugins

Filled with practical, step-by-step instructions and clear explanations for the most important and useful tasks. This book is a how-to manual complete with recipes that range from writing a simple plug-in to adding enhancements/features to your pl...

A Long March: The Lives of Frank and Alice Baldwin

During a distinguished military career, in which he rose to the rank of brigadier general and twice won the Medal of Honor, Frank Baldwin saw service in the Civil War, the Indian wars on the Great Plains, and the Spanish-American War. His wife, Al...

Boys of Disco City

Escaped from movie mogul James Rosen's depraved clutches in Rome, American Gil Graham and his boyfriend Mike Smith head for London to set up home together. Mike introduces Gil to the hectic joys of giant disco Paradise. Hot backroom action, cruisi...

My Thoughts Be Bloody: The Bitter Rivalry Between Edwin and John Wilkes Booth That Led to an American Tragedy

The scene of John Wilkes Booth shooting Abraham Lincoln in Ford’s Theatre is among the most vivid and indelible images in American history. The literal story of what happened on April 14, 1865, is familiar: Lincoln was killed by John Wilkes ...

Dancing with Destiny: Awaken Your Heart to Dream, to Love, to War

Dancing with Destiny helps readers discover their deepest dreams, follow the Holy Spirit to the heart of Jesus, and move in divine strategies.

Advances in Imaging and Electron Physics

Advances in Imaging and Electron Physics features cutting-edge articles on the physics of electron devices (especially semiconductor devices), particle optics at high and low energies, microlithography, image science and digital image processing, ...

Inherited

Inherited brings together nineteen stories about the gifts and burdens we inherit from the world or from those we love, and what we, in turn, leave behind. A dancer in a wheelchair. A collector of corks. One woman seduced by a mountain and another...

Gentle Julia

Although the title character, Julia, is a sweet and pretty girl with dozens of admirers, it is her young cousin Florence who really steals the show with her tart observations and complicated schemes. Author Booth Tarkington was known as an uncanni...

One Night In The Desert God Said...

Paul and Samantha-two lives broken and nearly destroyed because of bad decisions. Both felt like God had given up on them. But God, in his great love, never gave up on them. He put them on a supernatural path to restoration, marriage, and a life o...

Sexing war/Policing Gender: Motherhood, myth and women's political violence

Historically, there has been reluctance, from mainstream IR scholars as well as feminists, to seriously engage with women's agency in warfare. Instead, scholarship has tended to focus on women's activism for peace or to ignore women's agency altog...

Anatomy Coloring Book for Health Professions

A CREATIVE, FUN, AND EFFECTIVE WAY TO LEARN HUMAN ANATOMY More than 200 illustrations If you're looking for an interesting and innovative way to learn the various parts and systems of the human body, your search ends here! Anatomy Coloring Book...

Rescuing Canada's Right

Canadians everywhere are asking: what's wrong with the Conservative Party? The Liberal Party of Canada has held power for 70 of the past 100 years—a feat unrivaled by any other political party in the Western hemisphere. This dominance has cau...

Winning the Battle

The Alec London Series is a series written for boys, 8 - 12 years old.  Alec London is introduced in Stephanie Perry Moore's previously released series, The Morgan Love Series.  In this new series, readers get a...

White House Years: The First Volume of His Classic Memoirs

Kissinger’s invaluable and lasting contribution to the history of this crucial time. One of the most important books to come out of the Nixon Administration, White House Years covers Henry Kissinger’s first four years (1969–1973)...

The Secret Hum of a Daisy

Twelve-year-old Grace and her mother have always been their own family, traveling from place to place like gypsies. But Grace wants to finally have a home all their own. Just when she thinks she's found it her mother says it's time ...

Lone Star 132

A mysterious gold coin engraved with secret characters is slipped into Ki's pocket by a stranger . . . and leads Ki and Jessie into an ambush. A greedy land baron and his hired guns plan to blow up a railroad--and send Jessie and Ki on a one-way t...

The Mystery of Edwin Drood

Charles Dickens's final, unfinished novel has inspired generations of speculation ... Choirmaster John Jasper is a man of deep hypocrisy. His public reputation is flawless yet privately he leads an immoral life, frequenting squalid opium dens. An...

Egghead

It's October, and Aldo thinks he's Einstein. Gloating over his epic first-quarter grades and test scores, he even decides to dress as the iconic scientist for Halloween. But his bubble bursts when he realizes he's not living up to expectations in ...

Simple Faith

Trapped in complicated Christianity? Here's permission to come out of confinement! How did so many people wind up trapped by complicated systems of performance-based faith? Why do we push ourselves past our limits in pursuit of more works than any...

Lightweb Darkweb

Lightweb Darkweb makes the case for the critical need to reform social media, especially for young users. Its author, Raffi Cavoukian, the renowned singer, Raffi, is also a writer, systems thinker, and founder of the Centre for Child Honouring. He...

Essentials of Mechanical Ventilation, Second Edition

This resource covers the essentials of mechanical ventilation of respiratory care patients. It comprehensively covers all aspects of ventilation management and teaches clinical decision-making based on the patient's disease. Revised and updated, t...

Iraq and the Evolution of American Strategy

An Army War College expert on U.S. policy, present and future

Global Learning and Sustainable Development

Global learning and sustainable development encompass some of the key ideas and challenges facing the world today: challenges such as climate change, globalization and interdependence. Schools increasingly recognize the role of education in addres...

Heaven on Earth

Sometimes you have to sin a little to find heaven on earth....As a private investigator, Melina Dimitris had seen more than her share of relationships gone bad. But that didn’t keep her from believing that Mr. Right was out there. And she th...

Mature Themes

The highly anticipated debut of a young New York poet and essayist

The Desert Thieves

The Hardy Boys join their father on a trip to Arizona’s magnificent Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument—a trip that becomes dangerous as they set out to find the black marketeers who are stealing rare cacti.

The Score: The Science of the Male Sex Drive

A smart, witty, and fresh look at the male side of the male-female relationship from a science writer at The Philadelphia Inquirer.In The Score, Faye Flam examines how the desire to "score" has profoundly shaped males over millions of years. Sweep...

The Glamour Series Books 1-3

From the author of the bestselling Hollywood Girls Club Series comes The Glamour Series. Now you can get books 1-3 of The Glamour Series in one bundle at a fantastic price. HARD GLAMOUR, Book 1 Small town girl Lane Channing is alone in the world...

Re-Creating the Corporation: A Design of Organizations for the 21st Century

Over the last three decades the average life expectancy of a corporation in North America has dipped well below 20 years. In fact, by 1983 a full third of the 1970 Fortune 500 companies had been acquired, merged, or broken apart. In this landmark...

Driven To Murder

A Brutally Murdered Family. . . TV journalist Sam Donaldson hired Paul Posey as the new manager for his sprawling New Mexico ranch. Paul and his family settled into their new life. Then, in July 2004, Donaldson was stunned to discover that his r...

Girl Anatomy

The hip and heart–warming story of what it means to be a girl and what it takes to become a woman.When Lilly's best friend, Maya, gets engaged, the tenuous peace treaty Lilly thought she had finally established with her perennially singl...

The ART of Grandparenting

Grandparenting Advice Essays

A Book of Babies

When the flowers begin to bloom and the world starts turning green, animals everywhere are born. Some have lots of brothers and sisters. Some have none at all. Some are born with soft, warm fur, while some are born with smooth scales. Some can...

Molly Brant: Mohawk Loyalist and Diplomat

Molly Brant, head of the Mohawk Matrons and chatelaine of a manor house in New York State, was at home in both Six Nations and white society. Because of her ability to influence native politics during the American Revolution, she won the respect o...

The Perfect Christmas

So you're organising Christmas this year. What are you going to give everyone? How can you make it that extra bit special? The perfect housewife is at hand to help you - with a little planning and some top tips your halls will be decked with the m...

The Black Prince And The Sea Devils: The Story Of Valerio Borghese And The Elite Units Of The Decima Mas

The only biography of Prince Valerio Borghese-the legendary Italian World War II naval commando whose covert activities shocked the Allies and became a model for today's "special forces"

Death of a Salaryman

Kenji Yamada has a critical wife, a hated mother-in-law and what he thinks is a job for life until his fortieth birthday teaches him otherwise. Initially too embarassed to tell his family that he has been fired, Kenji first befriends a travelling ...

World Cup

Soccer. No other sport in the world captivates a bigger audience -- and no other competition electrifies its fans like the World Cup. Now, just in time for the next World Cup competition, comes a book just for kids, jam-packed with information abo...

When Our Grown Kids Disappoint Us: Letting Go of Their Problems, Loving Them Anyway,

How do today's parents cope when the dreams we had for our children clash with reality? What can we do for our twenty- and even thirty-somethings who can't seem to grow up? How can we help our depressed, dependent, or addicted adult children, the ...

The Universe in a Single Atom: The Convergence of Science and Spirituality

Gallileo, Copernicus, Newton, Niels Bohr, Einstein. Their insights shook our perception of who we are and where we stand in the world and in their wake have left an uneasy co-existence: science vs. religion, faith vs. empirical enquiry. Which is t...

The Sweet Relief of Missing Children: A Novel

"A magnificent debut filled with characters so vivid, strange, and richly imagined, you emerge feeling changed." —Sarah Shun-lien Bynum In New York City, a girl called Lenora vanishes without a trace. Years earlier and miles upstate, Goldie,...

The Miseducation Of The Christian: Your Guide to Understanding God's Original Plan of Financial Freedom

Your Guide to Understanding God's Original Plan of Financial Freedom. Unlock the doors of prosperity and learn what God's plan is for you life and His provision over your lifestyle, possessions, and financial needs.

Giants Among Men: The Smartest Football Team There Ever Was

From the mid-1950s to the early 1960s, when basketball’s Boston Celtics were piecing together a run for the ages, when Montreal’s Canadiens were in the midst of notching a record-setting five straight Stanley Cups, and when the New Yor...

Fundamentals of Risk Management: Understanding, Evaluating and Implementing Effective Risk Management

Fundamentals of Risk Management is a comprehensive introduction to the theory and application of commercial and business risk. It includes guidance on hazard, uncertainty and opportunity risk.

A Person of Interest: A Novel

With its propulsive drive, vividly realized characters, and profound observations about soul and society, Pulitzer Prize-finalist Susan Choi's latest novel is as thrilling as it is lyrical, and confirms her place as one of the most important novel...

The Mandie Collection

Volumes 24-26 of the bestselling Mandie mysteries set at the turn-of-the-century; over 6 million Mandie books sold.

The Portable Charles W. Chesnutt

Collections from two of our most influential African American writers?under the general editorship of Henry Louis Gates, Jr. An icon of nineteenth-century American fiction, Charles W. Chesnutt?an incisive storyteller of the aftermath of slavery in...

Maimonides: Life and Thought

Maimonides was the greatest Jewish philosopher and legal scholar of the medieval period, a towering figure who has had a profound and lasting influence on Jewish law, philosophy, and religious consciousness. This book provides a comprehensive and ...

Knits for Kids: Patterns for Boys and Girls

These 14 adorable designs feature a cupcake hat, coatdress, mittens, booties, blankets, and more. Find loads of ideas for both girls and boys, with step-by-step instructions.

Soda and Sleep

In late 2004, the young college graduate got her first look at the storefront office of the Canastota Bee-Journal, a well-worn little newsroom just a hop and a skip from the old Erie Canal in Madison County, New York. Christine Ennis was the new...

The Christmas Feast

This Christmas, Jolie O'Banyon planned to impress her family with the feast of a lifetime. But just as she realized she could use a few cooking lessons, the world's sexiest man broke into her family's manor. Only, this hunk was no burglar. He was...

Self-Organized Surfactant Structures

Highlighting recent developments as well as future challenges, this series of volumes covers such topics as emulsions, nano-emulsions, nano-dispersions and novel techniques for their investigation. It also considers the fundamental approach in are...

Build Your Own ASP.NET 4 Web Site Using C# & VB, 4th Edition: Using C# & VB

Build Your Own ASP.NET 4 Web Site Using C# & VB is aimed at beginner ASP.NET developers wanting to develop their skills, web designers wanting to move into server-side programming, and experienced developers making the leap from ASP to .NET.Re...

Therapy Breakthrough: Why Some Psychotherapies Work Better Than Others

More people are in psychotherapy than ever before. Yet most of them have no idea of the vast differences between the hundreds of various schools of therapy. Therapy Breakthrough is the first book to clearly explain the theories and practices of th...

Understanding Records: A Field Guide To Recording Practice

A finalist for the ARSC 2011 Award for Excellence, Best Historical Research, General Recording Topics. 

W.E.B. Du Bois on Race and Culture

Interpreting Du Bois' thoughts on race and culture in a broadly philosophical sense, this volume assembles original essays by some of today's leading scholars in a critical dialogue on different important theoretical and practical issues that conc...

The Hilliker Curse: My Pursuit of Women

The legendary crime writer gives us a raw, brutally candid memoir—as high intensity and as riveting as any of his novels—about his obsessive search for “atonement in women.”The year was 1958. Jean Hilliker had divorced her ...

When Europa Rode the Bull

When Annie d'Inard receives a letter from the Red Cross indicating that she may be positive for the HIV virus, the fragile relationship she has with her husband of nine years is shattered. In the devastating aftermath, she is unable to escape the ...

Minecraft: 70 Top Minecraft House & Survival Mode Ideas Exposed!: (Special 2 In 1 Exclusive Edition)

Set in a realm which is entirely made of cubes, Minecraft provides every player certain keys to a substantially larger sand box that contains lots of crafts and adventure. Every block can be busted and replaced, permitting fans around the world to...

The Dark River: Book Two of the Fourth Realm Trilogy

A fearless heroine.... A tale of brother against brother.... A battle for hope and freedom.Two brothers born into a race of Travelers—prophets able to journey to different realms of consciousness—have just discovered that their long lo...

Mayo Clinic Diabetes Diet

Perhaps you've had diabetes for years. Maybe your doctor only recently told you that you have diabetes. Or you've learned that you're at risk of diabetes due to factors such as family history or being overweight.In any of these cases, you're conce...

Learning for Leadership: Interpersonal and Intergroup Relations

This study is designed to teach readers of the human problems of leadership, and to show new conceptions of leadership and new methods of training relevant to our modern industrial society.This volume is one of a series being reissued by Karnac bo...

Effective Instruction for STEM Disciplines: From Learning Theory to College Teaching

This groundbreaking book offers information on the most effective ways that students process material, store it in their long-term memories, and how that effects learning for long-term retention. It reveals how achieving different levels is import...

In the Belly of the Bloodhound: Being an Account of a Particularly Peculiar Adventure in the Life of Jacky Faber

The British crown has placed a price on Jacky's head, so she returns to the Lawson Peabody School for Young Girls in Boston to lay low. But the safe haven doesn't last--a school outing goes awry as Jacky and her classmates are abducted and...

NEW INSIGHTS TO NEUROIMMUNE BIOLOGY

New Insights to Neuroimmune Biology investigates the mechanisms that and functions of the Neuroimmune Regulatory Supersystem. Covering molecular regulation of cytokines in brain astrocytes, immunoregulation by the sympathetic nervous system, circa...

My Lady Notorious

Hailed as "captivating" (Booklist) and "exquisitely sensual" (Library Journal), Jo Beverley's Malloren novels capture the unforgettable world of Georgian England. Now her fans can discover why the book that started it all, My Lady Notorious, has b...

Bacardi and the Long Fight for Cuba: The Biography of a Cause

In this widely hailed book, NPR correspondent Tom Gjelten fuses the story of the Bacardi family and their famous rum business with Cuba's tumultuous experience over the last 150 years to produce a deeply entertaining historical narrative. The comp...

Organizational Climate and Culture: An Introduction to Theory, Research, and Practice

The fields of organizational climate and organizational culture have co-existed for several decades with very little integration between the two. In Organizational Climate and Culture: An Introduction to Theory, Research, and Practice, Mark G. Ehr...

Modern Egypt: Studies in Politics and Society

First published in 1980, 'Modern Egypt, Studies in Politics and Society' is an important contribution to the field of History.

Root Cellaring: Natural Cold Storage of Fruits & Vegetables

Anyone can learn to store fruits and vegetables safely and naturally with a cool, dark space (even a closet!) and the step-by-step advice in this book.

The Mourning Emporium

Two summers ago, Venice was dying and an 11-year-old girl made her first (so she thought) visit to the city where she instantly felt she belonged. Teodora, it transpired, was the undrowned child, destined to save Venice from its long-standing enem...

Pico-solar Electric Systems: The Earthscan Expert Guide to the Technology and Emerging Market

This book provides a comprehensive overview of the technology behind the pico-solar revolution and offers guidance on how to test and choose quality products. The book also discusses how pioneering companies and initiatives are overcoming challeng...

Anatomy and Construction of the Human Figure

Two-part treatment illustrates portrayal of bones and muscles with numerous color plates, plus more than 100 diagrams show simple methods of building forms. Excellent for classroom and reference.

The Purifying Fire: A Planeswalker Novel

Award-winning author Laura Resnick brings readers into the adventures of Chandra Nalaar, a young and impulsive mage on a collision course with destiny. The novel that begins the story of Chandra Nalaar, the impulsive young fire mage whose explo...

The Manhattan Hunt Club

The acknowledged master of psychological suspense and heart-stopping terror, New York Times bestselling author John Saul now invites you to descend to chilling new depths of darkness--and discover a secret, savage world that exists beneath our ver...

Utilitarianism and Empire

The classical utilitarian legacy of Jeremy Bentham, J. S. Mill, James Mill, and Henry Sidgwick has often been charged with both theoretical and practical complicity in the growth of British imperialism and the emerging racialist discourse of the n...

Dream It. List It. Do It!: How to Live a Bigger & Bolder Life, from the Life List Experts at 43Things.com

Dream It. List It. Do It! is the ultimate do-it-yourself guide to self-improvement. Drawing from the true stories and experiences of the 1.5 million registered users of 43things.com, a Webby Award–winning social networking site, Dream It. Li...

Debating the Democratic Legitimacy of the European Union

The discussion about a constitution for the European Union and its rejection by referendum in two of the EU founding member states has once again spurred public and scholarly interest in the democratic quality and potential of the European Union. ...

Miss Julia Renews Her Vows: A Novel

It's "I Do!" and "I Didn't!" in Ann B Ross's new Miss Julia adventure Sometimes even Miss Julia just wants to go to bed and hide under the covers. Her husband, Sam, wants them to attend mar­riage enrichment classes. Could their marriage be ...

The Iron Hunt

First in a stunning new urban fantasy series from an author who “NEVER CEASES TO AMAZE.” (BOOKLIST, STARRED REVIEW)Demon hunter Maxine Kiss wears her armor as tattoos, which unwind from her body to take on forms of their own at night. ...

Modelling and Forecasting in Dry Bulk Shipping

This book models price behaviour and forecasts prices in the dry bulk shipping market, a major component of the world shipping industry. Recent uncertainties in the world economy, shipbuilding developments and fleet changes mean the dry bulk ship...

Health Care Systems

People in OECD countries are healthier than ever before, as shown by longer life expectancy and lower mortality for diseases such as cancer. At the same time, total spending on health care now absorbs over 9% of GDP on average in the OECD. Achievi...

Bad Faith

Once she was Professor Mary Naughton, investigative reporter, teacher, and free spirit. Now she is Sister Agatha of Our Lady of Hope, a cloistered, financially-struggling monastery in New Mexico. As an extern-a nun who handles her order's deali...

Writing in General and the Short Story in Particular

Here is a practical guide to writing short stories that explains all the essential techniques of fiction - from character and plot to flashback and foreshadowing - in a way that is both understandable and useful to the beginning writer. Long consi...

Figuratively Speaking: Rhetoric and Culture from Quintilian to the Twin Towers

Although rhetoric is a term often associated with lies, this book takes a polemical look at rhetoric as a purveyor of truth. Its purpose is to focus on one aspect of rhetoric, figurative speech, and to demonstrate how the treatment of figures of s...

Zombies Don't Forgive: Book 2

Following Barracuda Bay’s homecoming cum zombie Armageddon, fellow zombies Maddy, Dane, and Stamp have fled to Orlando where they work at a theme park, hiding in plain sight at their jobs in the Great Movie Monster Makeover show. The three s...

Coming to Terms with Chance: Engaging Rational Discrimination and Cumulative Disadvantage

The application of probability and statistics to an ever-widening number of life-decisions serves to reproduce, reinforce, and widen disparities in the quality of life that different groups of people can enjoy. As a critical technology assessment,...

First Aid for the Emergency Medicine Clerkship, Third Edition

The emergency medicine clerkship survival guide in the super-effective First Aid format Written by students who just completed their clerkship First Aid for the Emergency Medicine Clerkship is a comprehensive high-yield review based on the clerk...

But...I Love You

In the summer of 2001 Cherry, an artist in her late twenties met Jim, her future soulmate, and they spent the next seven years together. After two years, Cherry was to discover this period had just been the 'honeymoon' stage; furthermore, that her...

Craftsman Houses: The 1913 Catalog

This reprint of an authentic catalog testifies to the enduring charm of Stickley designs. Numerous architectural drawings and photographs of Mission-style homes include floor plans and descriptive text.

Eat Q

If you've ever asked yourself, "Why do I know how to eat healthier to lose weight but don't do it?" this is the perfect book for you.Susan Albers, Psy.D., a psychologist at the Cleveland Clinic Family Health Center, has discovered ...

My Life

In 1938 Anderl Heckmair made the first ascent of the North Face of the Eiger, a monumental climb that cemented his place in history. In My Life he tells the story of how he turned from a fragile child wrapped, ‘quite literally, in cotton bind...

Fundamentals of Wireless Sensor Networks

In this book, the authors describe the fundamental concepts and practical aspects of wireless sensor networks. The book provides a comprehensive view to this rapidly evolving field, including its many novel applications, ranging from protecting ci...

No Truce With Terra

From: The Shaldron Race To: The Human Race Greetings: Your presence on this planet has been noted and the reason for your visit analyzed by our instrumentsWe have, therefore, taken the liberty of selecting one of your party for our first contac...

What God Wants Every Dad to Know: The Most Important Principles You Can Teach Your Child

In What God Wants Every Dad to Know, Pastor James Merritt encourages dads to pass along to their children God's timeless wisdom found in Proverbs. Through his personable and engaging style, he reveals important life principles on such key topics a...

Gendered Hate: Exploring Gender in Hate Crime Law

A unique analysis of hate crime law through the lens of gender

The Big Bird

Fiction. Set in San Francisco and in the vast forests of Montana at the Canadian border, the story of Gil, a young man who some ruffians, in a second, tear away everything that is dear to him. Two suggestions for my reader friends: - don't take a...

Utilizing the 3Ms of Process Improvement: A Step-by-Step Guide to Better Outcomes Leading to Performance Excellence

Why is it that some improvement efforts succeed while others fail despite robust change management programs and the often do-or-die pressure to improve? Quite simply, there are three elements that separate those that succeed from those that fail. ...

Star Trek: The Fall: Revelation and Dust: Book 1

WELCOME TO THE NEW DEEP SPACE 9 After the destruction of the original space station by a rogue faction of the Typhon Pact, Miles O’Brien and Nog have led the Starfleet Corps of Engineers in designing and constructing a larger, more advanced...

Martha Washington: An American Life

With this revelatory and painstakingly researched book, Martha Washington, the invisible woman of American history, at last gets the biography she deserves. In place of the domestic frump of popular imagination, Patricia Brady resurrects the wealt...

Unbreakable: A Woman's Triumph Over Osteoporosis

Christine Thomas was only 42 when, bending to lift her newborn daughter, she fractured her spine. Osteoporosis is the silent thief that affects more than 10 million people in North America. Often the first sign of bone loss, as Christine found out...

Semantic Antics: How and Why Words Change Meaning

"My favorite popular word book of the year"-William Safire, NY Times 6/22/2008A fun, new approach to examining etymology!Many common English words started out with an entirely different meaning than the one we know today. For example:The...

Enough: Contentment in an Age of Excess

If you're seeking the balance between what is necessary and what is too much, Will Samson provides a thoughtful dialogue about finding contentment in this age of excess.

Handbook of Art Therapy, Second Edition

Providing a complete overview of art therapy, from theory and research to practical applications, this is the definitive handbook in the field. Leading practitioners demonstrate the nuts and bolts of arts-based intervention with children, adults, ...

Mansfield Park (Vintage Classics Austen Series)

WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY AMANDA VICKERY The Vintage Classics Austen series is designed by the writer and illustrator Leanne Shapton and introduced by some of our finest contemporary writers and Austen fans: Alexander McCall Smith, Lynne Truss, Ama...

The Cincinnati Red Stalkings

"Equal parts baseball and mystery are the perfect proportion." --Robert Parker The Big Dead MachineIt's 1921, and journeyman infielder Mickey Rawlings finds himself on yet another team, the Cincinnati Reds, who everyone remembers for "winning" the...

Pan: From Lieutenant Thomas Glahn's Papers

Hamsun’s portrait of a man rejecting the claims of bourgeois society for a Rousseauian embrace of Nature and Eros, in a remarkable new translation.

Moving Times trilogy: 1: Bloom Of Youth

It is the late 1950s: teenagers have barely begun to be invented. Ruth and her older sister Mary struggle with the chaos of their parents' attempts to support five children by renting a rambling country house and running it as a holiday home for c...

The Adventures of Andy Ant: Lawn Mower On The Loose

Andy Ant, a little ant with big ideas, and his human friend Joey will delight your children with their exciting adventures. The imaginative stories in these fun, colorful books will both entertain your children and help them learn valuable life le...

City of Scoundrels: The 12 Days of Disaster That Gave Birth to Modern Chicago

The masterfully told story of twelve volatile days in the life of Chicago, when an aviation disaster, a race riot, a crippling transit strike, and a sensational child murder transfixed and roiled a city already on the brink of collapse.When 1919 b...

Never the Same

Children and teens who experience the death of a parent are never the same. Only in the last decade have counselors acknowledged that children grieve too, and that unresolved issues can negatively impact children into adulthood. Unaddressed grief...

Chicano Authors: Inquiry by Interview

The need for this book became apparent to Bruce-Novoa when he first taught a Chicano culture course in 1970. His students could find no source to satisfy their curiosity about Chicano writers' backgrounds, opinions, and attitudes. Chicano Authors:...

The Corpse on the Court

The genteel game of Real Tennis takes a murderous twist in Simon Brett's witty and entertaining new Fethering mystery - Jude's life has been turned upside-down thanks her new mant, Piers Targett, who's keen to get her involved in his hobby - or ob...

Create Documentary Films, Videos, and Multimedia: A Comprehensive Guide to Using Documentary Storytelling Techniques for Film, Video, the Internet and

"How to make Documentary Films and Videos in all areas of production including, Filmmaker, Director, Writer, Producer, Editor, Cinematographer, Audio and other crafts using digital technology or traditional film. In-depth guide to documentary pre-...

Survival Mission

Last ResortWhen a young American girl is abducted from the streets of Prague, there's nothing her father won't do to get her back—including personally tracking down her kidnappers. But when the former navy SEAL is captured by the same crime ...

Discovering the God of Second Chances: Jonah, Joel, Amos, Obadiah

More than 880,000 books from Kay Arthur’s life–changing New Inductive Study Series have been sold! This exciting series brings individual readers and groups face–to–face with the truth of God’s precepts, promises, and...

Computable Structures and the Hyperarithmetical Hierarchy

This book describes a program of research in computable structure theory. The goal is to find definability conditions corresponding to bounds on complexity which persist under isomorphism. The results apply to familiar kinds of structures (groups,...

Lady Audley's Secret

Lady Audley's Secret was one of the first and most successful sensation novels of the late 19th century. A young gentleman of leisure, Robert Audley, is spurred into action when his friend Geroge Talboys goes missing from Audley Court. As an amate...

Bad Mother's Revenge

'Hello, you have reached the Bad Mothers Crisis Helpline. Your call is important to you. Your call may be monitored for Staff Entertainment purposes. Please choose an option from our options menu, or hold the line until one of our overpaid, single...

Walking Calcutta

This wandering odyssey through the city's pullulating backstreets 0and serpentine byways reveals a Calcutta rarely glimpsed by western travellers.Arranged as a series of journeys on foot through the older quarters of the city seldom trod by outsid...

Self-Healing Composites

In this book, the self-healing of composite structures with shape memory polymer as either matrix or embedded suture is systematically discussed. Self-healing has been well known in biological systems for many years: a typical example is the self-...

International Handbook of Research on Environmental Education

The environment and contested notions of sustainability are increasingly topics of public interest, political debate, and legislation across the world. Environmental education journals now publish research from a wide variety of methodological tra...

Something Wickedly Weird: 5: The Smugglers' Secret

Stanley Buggles holds the key to the smugglers' map. But does he dare to uncover its ancient secrets? What will happen if he ventures down into the treacherous tunnels? And who is following behind...? Originally published under the title 'The ...

The Captain: The Journey of Derek Jeter

This unparalleled close-up is the definitive book of baseball's most iconic player, Derek Jeter. The shortstop-next-door, the King of the City, the last clean champion of the game, learn what has made Jeter the face--and the hero--of the last Yank...

The Lost Daughter of Pigeon Hollow

Willa Addison doesn't believe in fairy talesShe's too busy running her mother's diner and raising her wild teenage sister. She doesn't like to dwell on the dreams she once had, dreams she put on hold. Then Owen Miller walks into her diner and cha...

Love Italian Style

Real Housewives of New Jersey star Melissa Gorga shows you how to love your man and keep him happy, satisfied, faithful, and devoted to you.What you see is what you get with Melissa Gorga. On Real Housewives of New Jersey, she's that beautiful, a...

Sports Event Management: The Caribbean Experience

This volume explores sports event management from a Caribbean, small island, developing state perspective, using the Cricket World Cup 2007 as a case study through which to identify best practices and potential improvements for the future. The con...

Critique of Criminal Reason

Most honourable Procurator Stiffeniis, You talents have been brought to Our attention by a gentleman of eminence, who believes that you alone are capable of resolving a situation which holds Our beloved Königsberg in a grip of terror. ...

The Latina Advantage: Gender, Race, and Political Success

During the past decade, racial/ethnic minority women have made significant strides in U.S. politics, comprising large portions of their respective minority delegations both in Congress and in state legislatures. This trend has been particularly ev...

Boy on the Lion Throne

From humble beginnings to world leader, a new biography focuses on the childhood of the Dalai Lama, as his country remains at the center of the world stage.On a quiet winter morning in 1937, several men on horseback rode into the tiny Tibetan vil...

How to Become a Navy SEAL: Everything You Need to Know to Become a Member of the US Navy's Elite Force

Do you want to be a member of one of the world’s most elite special operations forces? Not everyone has what it takes to become a Navy SEAL (Sea, Air, and Land). The training required—and the job itself—is exhausti...

The Nonprofit Leadership Transition and Development Guide: Proven Paths for Leaders and Organizations

The Nonprofit Leadership Transition and Development GuideIn this dynamic resource, Tom Adams (an expert in successionplanning who has worked with hundreds of organizations) shows howintentional leadership development and properly managed leadershi...

Cold Hard Cash

After planning a New Year's party, five teenagers take a short cut through the woods where they stumble upon a briefcase containing $10, 000 buried in the snow. Excited and not sure what to do, one of them decides they should keep it and split it ...

A Dictionary of Symbols

A valuable reference, this informative and entertaining volume presents a key to elucidating the symbolic worlds encountered in both the arts and the history of ideas. 32 black-and-white illustrations.