Compass Murphy

Compass Murphy. noun. Otherwise known as Joshua. A boy with a compass in his head- needle pointing: North. Joshua's father has gone missing. last seen on a ship set for Greenland..

The Darkest Corners

"Gripping from start to finish. "The Darkest Corners" took me into an underbelly I didn't know existed. with twists that left me shocked and racing forward to get to the end."-Victoria Aveyard..

English - French Dictionary Bookmark

All the words - in 2 languages. Type in your word in one language and find out the equivalent word in the other. An ideal companion for study and to travel. Extremely convenient and pretty comprehensive too as the data is taken from the 'Collins Gem' series G15 which are amongst the most popular modern language dictionaries available today..

A Touch of Dead

Sookie Stackhouse enjoys her job as a cocktail waitress in Merlotte's. a small-town bar in small-town Bon Temps. deep in Louisiana. She's funny and pretty and. thanks to her grandmother. she's very well-mannered - but since not many people truly appreciate her ability to read their minds..

Art Nouveau Oracle/Oraculo Modernista

Celebrate the grace of the Art Nouveau movement. Goddess-like figures and significant symbols--the ring. the book. the key. the mouse. the fox. the tower. the lily and others--dominate this stylized deck..

Lectures on the Geometry of Manifolds

The goal of this book is to introduce the reader to some of the most frequently used techniques in modern global geometry. Suited to the beginning graduate student willing to specialize in this very challenging field..

Not Anyone's Anything

Ian Williams s Not Anyone s Anything is a trio of trios: three sets of three stories. with three of those stories further divided into thirds. Mathematical. musical..

Queen of Fashion

In this dazzling new vision of the ever-fascinating queen. a dynamic young historian reveals how Marie Antoinette's bold attempts to reshape royal fashion changed the future of France Marie Antoinette has always stood as an icon of supreme style..

Nexus Archives: v. 8

Horatio. Judah. and the Badger have survived their reentry of the Bowl-Shaped World. As they head from outer rim to inner city. the threat that prompted this journey worsens: the Gravity Well is nearing collapse..

Sounds Fun (16-36 Months)

The DSCF are pushing for the Letter and Sounds initiative to cover the whole 0-5 age range and this series answers that remit. These four books are differentiated to meet the particular developmental stages of the framework and clearly linked to the developmental statements..

A Curious Mind

For decades. film and TV producer Brian Grazer has scheduled a weekly "curiosity conversation" with an accomplished stranger. From scientists to spies. and adventurers to business leaders. Grazer has met with anyonewilling to answer his questions for a few hours..

The Media and the Rwanda Genocide

The news media played a crucial role in the 1994 Rwanda genocide: local media fuelled the killings. while the international media either ignored or seriously misunderstood what was happening..

Letters to Jesus

Who is the Carpenter's helper. He is just a flawed and ordinary man who was infected with the desire some twelve years ago to begin meditating upon the Word of God every morning and praying God's words back to Him..

France in Focus

This volume brings together the work of leading film scholars from the UK. France and the US who assess a dominant art form's engagement with expressions of national identity at key moments in French cinematic history..

The Grizzly Maze [Region 4]

With a new introduction on Werner Herzog's film entitled "The Grizzly Man"Timothy Treadwell. self-styled "bear whisperer" dared to live among the grizzlies. seeking to overturn the perception of them as dangerously aggressive animals..

Bobby's Diner

THE AWARD-WINNING "BOBBY'S DINER" SERIES. For fans who enjoy books similar to Agatha Christie. Janet Evanovich and James Patterson. Women's Fiction/Suspense A chef. a diner and a voracious land developer--Bobby's Diner..

Access 2013 (Quick Study

Whether you are learning about Access 2013 s new features. making sure you know how to perform tasks from previous versions. or getting to know the software for the first time. this new addition to our line of Office guides will help keep you up to date..

Forbidden Pleasure

People have heard fleeting rumours about The Club. But only its members - many of them Washington insiders - know the truth: That it's a place where men can share their women with a carefully selected male partner..

The Early Years Reflective Practice Handbook

What do early childhood practitioners need to know about reflection and reflective practice. Ongoing reforms in early childhood care and education social policy affect all aspects of young children's and their families' lives..

Hellhole: Awakening

General Adolphus knows the Monarchy crackdown is coming. Now he needs to pull together all the resources of the Hellhole colony. the ever-expanding shadow Xayan settlement. and his connections with the other Deep Zone worlds..

The Song of Hiawatha

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important. and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact. and remains as true to the original work as possible..

Semeia 63

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Galapagos Islands Adventure Set

Galapagos Islands Adventure Set consists of a Pocket Naturalist Guide and National Geographic map. ideal. lightweight references to take hiking. driving or boating through this spectacular region..

Give in or Give Up

A revolutionary way to treat addiction. This book was written by a medical professional that has hands on experience in all areas of alcohol and chemical dependency detoxification..

Introduction to Social Work

NOTE: Used books. rentals. and purchases made outside of Pearson If purchasing or renting from companies other than Pearson. the access codes for the Enhanced Pearson eText may not be included..

Shopping in the Renaissance

Shopping was an important in the Renaissance as it is today. This fascinating and original book breaks new ground in the area of Renaissance material culture. focusing on the marketplace and such related topics as middle-class to courtly consumption..

Collected Poetry of Nikki Giovanni 1968-1998, the

This omnibus covers Nikki Giovanni's complete work of poetry from 1967-1983. THE COLLECTED POETRY OF NIKKI GIOVANNI will include the complete volumes of five adult books of poetry: Black Feeling Black Talk/Black Judgement..

Crime and Fantasy in Scandinavia

Scandinavian popular novels and films have seen an efflorescence in the last thirty years. In "Crime and Fantasy in Scandinavia". Andrew Nestingen argues that the growth and visibility of popular culture have been at the heart of the development of heterogeneous "publics" in Scandinavia..

World Animal Dreamong Oracle Cards

WORLD ANIMAL DREAMING ORACLE CARDS were created by Scott Alexander King. leading author on Animal symbolism. to help you identify. acknowledge and embrace the traits and energies of your personal power and totem animals..

Adaptations of Shakespeare

Shakespeare's plays have been adapted or rewritten in a various. often surprising. ways since the seventeenth century. This groundbreaking anthology brings together twelve theatrical adaptations of Shakespeare's work from around the world and across the centuries..

Car Park Christmas and Other Road Trips DVD 2

The best selling Australian DVD Old Mr T and Friends - has finally got a sequel. Car Park Christmas and Other Road Trips continues the adventures of the cars at Westbrooke. The DVD contains 9 Stories Including..

Research Methodology

This comprehensive text designed for MBA. MCom. MA (Economics). MA (Sociology) and PhD (Management. Commerce. Economics. and Engineering) courses continues to give complete account of concepts and statistical tools of research methodology in its Second Edition..

Tibet, Tibet

At different times in its history Tibet has been renowned for pacifism and martial prowess. enlightenment and cruelty. The Dalai Lama may be the only religious leader who can inspire the devotion of agnostics..


A definitive collection of gay men's poetry originating north of the 49th parallel..


Kids ages 6 and up. will love playing this game. The game includes: 1 - game board- 24 game pieces- and instructions.


For All the Obvious Reasons

"For All the Obvious Reasons" is Lynn Stegner s superb collection of nine. remarkably distinct tales of passion. clear-eyed wisdom. and honesty honed to a cutting edge..


In James A. Michener's Mexico. one of the world's greatest bestselling writers tells the story of a tumultuous land. in a novel that vividly captures the sweep of Mexico's colorful history and teems with a multitude of unforgettable characters..

Top Stocks 2016

Invest smarter in 2016 with this bestselling stock analysis guide "Top Stocks 2016" is the definitive guide to Australia's best stock exchange picks. Internationally-renown financial journalist Martin Roth once again applies his rigorous analysis and stringent selection criteria to show you which public companies offer the best low-risk..

Canadian Writers and Their Works

Providing in-depth. original criticism on Canadian writers--including Martha Ostenso. Frederick Philip Grove. Raymond Knister. W. O. Mitchell. and Sinclair Ross--this series features essays by Canadian literary specialists..

The Coral Island

The Coral Island - A Tale of the Pacific Ocean - opens with the shipwreck on a Pacific Island of the young friends Ralph Rover and Jack Martin and Peterkin Gray. Despite the pleasurable presence of delicious breadfruit..

The Bronzed Hawk

Kate McKenna is a photojournalist with a renegade reputation and a fearless streak that lands her in an experimental hot air balloon. flying over the Rio Grande with the infamous Nick O Brien..

Pirate Freedom

It starts with a confession from a priest. His past has reached further back than what many would consider possible. Before he was a priest. he was the pirate Captain Cristofo..

Mostly Void, Partially Stars

From the creators of the #1 international podcast Welcome to Night Vale and the authors of the New York Times bestselling novel of the same name. comes a collection of episodes from Season One of their hit podcast..

Spectrum Science Test Practice

Spectrum Science Test Practice provides the most comprehensive strategies for effective science test preparation. Each book features engaging and comprehensive science content including physical science..

Mind Healing Anti-Stress Art Therapy Colouring Book

Mind Healing: calming coloursExperience Mind Healing through colouring with this new range of three anti-stress art therapy colouring books.Celebrating the profound positive effects of creativity this specially created series encourages relaxation and stimulates the brain to move in different directions..

City of Dreams

"Can I interest you in saving America."

That's the text message Peter Fallon receives from a Wall Street bigwig. It's not a challenge he can turn down. especially since the country is in the midst of the worst financial crisis since the Great Depression..

Manifesting Change : It Couldn't Be Easier

If there was just one thing I could tell you about living the life of your dreams. knowing that if you understood it. it would be enough. I would ask you to realize that you already are living that life..

Pharmacotherapy of Schizophrenia

This presentation is by the outstanding researcher in this field. John M. Kane. M.D.. Chairman of Psychiatry at L.I. Jewish Medical Center. and Professor of Psychiatry at Albert Einstein College of Medicine..

Mosaic Animals Magnetic Build-It

Mix and match magnetic shapes to create a mosaic menagerie. With these brightly-colored geometric shapes. you can build any creature you can imagine. This design is inspired by Chinese Tangram puzzles..

Children of the Forest

This is a mini gift edition of Elsa Beskow's classic story. The children of the forest live deep in the roots of an old pine tree. They collect wild mushrooms and blueberries and shelter under toadstools when it rains..

Bear's Busy Family [Board Book]

A young bear narrator introduces her grandma. grandpa. uncle. houseauntie. mommy. daddy. sister. brother. and cousins. and describes wittyall the special things they do..

Clifford's Halloween

Emily Elizabeth and Clifford like Halloween the most. They play games. trick-or-treat in the neighborhood. and tell ghost stories. Best of all. they can wear costumes..

Under the Spell of Being

This booklet contains poems about beautiful. sometimes inaccessible. love and painfully broken relationships. It also includes poems about the thoughts that every human being ever thought about. In addition..

Summer on Blossom Street

Knitting and life. They re both about beginnings and endings. That s why it makes sense for Lydia Goetz. owner of A Good Yarn on Seattle s Blossom Street. to offer a class called Knit to Quit..

The Baby Scheme

Working With This Ex-Cop Was More Than She Bargained For.Fired from her job as an investigative reporter. Alli Gardner has something to prove. Finding out who's behind an illegal baby-adoption ring might just be the way to do it--her once-in-a-lifetime scoop..

Zog [Board book]

The winner of the Galaxy National Children's Book of the Year is now available in chunky board book format. perfect for Zog's youngest fans. Zog is the keenest. and clumsiest. dragon in school - will he ever win a golden star..

Windows 7 for Dummies Quick Reference

This handy reference covers all the must-know elements of Windows 7

The much-anticipated Windows 7 operating system brings lots of new elements to Windows..

Mud Puddle

Originally published in 1979. this was the first of Robert Munsch's oral stories to be turned into a book. Since then. it has made countless children (and adults) all around the world laugh out loud..

Sports-Related Concussion

The phenomenon of minor head injury is increasingly being recognized as having both immediate and long-term implications for athletes. Physicians. trainers. and coaches play a vital role in the prevention of injury..

Instinct : Chronicles of Nick

Zombies. demons. vampires. shapeshifters another day in the life of Nick Gautier and those are just his friends. But now that he's accepted the demon that lives inside him..

Aboriginal Populations

"The overarching theme of this volume is that Canada's Aboriginal population has reached a critical stage of transition. from a situation in the past characterized by delayed modernization..

All by Myself

All the many things a young child can do independently are demonstrated. (tying shoes. riding bike. kicking ball). but there is one thing one cannot do alone..

In the Heart of the Sea

The epic true-life story of one of the most notorious martime disasters of the 19th century which was the inspiration for Herman Melville's classic novel "Moby Dick"..

Frog Music

From the author of the worldwide bestseller Room "Her greatest achievement yet...Emma Donoghue shows more than range with FROG MUSIC--she shows genius..

Traditional Songs for the 5-String Banjo

(Banjo). Traditional Songs for the 5-String Banjo features 22 classic old-time favorites. The distinctive sound of the 5-string banjo is most usually associated with folk..

Learning SQL Server 2008 Reporting Services

Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services 2008 is the third generation Microsoft reporting software that is more tightly integrated with SQL Server 2008 than ever before. It provides a complete server-based platform that is designed to support a wide variety of reporting needs..

Origami Fun for Kids Kit

"Origami Fun for Kids" is a great way to foster creativity by providing dozens of different paper activities. Nothing beats the sense of accomplishment that kids gain from making something with their own hands..

Traditional tales from Norse Lands

This is a large format adaptation of three Norse myths for younger readers: "Thor and the Giants". "Thor's Lost Hammer" and "A Deadly Trick". Intended for shared reading or for children with special needs..

Why Don't Penguins' Feet Freeze?

- What time is it at the North Pole.

- What's the chemical formula for a human being.

- Why do boomerangs come back.

- Why do flying fish fly.

- Do the living really outnumber the dead..

Continuous Delivery and DevOps - A Quickstart Guide

If you are an IT professional. software developer. or system administrator who wants to understand how to ship quality software regularly. effectively and efficiently. this book is for you. Previous knowledge of DevOps practices..

Scheduling Divisible Loads in Parallel and Distributed Systems

This book provides an in-depth study concerning a claqss of problems in the general area of load sharing and balancing in parallel and distributed systems. The authors present the design and analysis of load distribution strategies for arbitrarily divisible loads in multiprocessor/multicomputer systems subjects to the system constraints in the form of communication delays..

The Future of Technology Management and the Business Environment

ANTICIPATE AND SHAPE TECHNOLOGICAL DISRUPTION...INSTEAD OF BEING VICTIMIZED BY IT * Gain powerful insights for crafting strategy in technology-rich industries. from IT to finance. and healthcare to energy * Understand the massive social impacts of technology..

Provoked in Venice

In these powerfully conceived and understated poems. Mark Rudman asks how culture is created and shared. and how historical events and figures are known through direct experiences of place..

Pope Leo XIII Judged by His Own Words and Acts

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important. and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact..

Scientific Visualization

One of the greatest scientific challenges of the 21st century is how to master. organize and extract useful knowledge from the overwhelming flow of information made available by today's data acquisition systems and computing resources..

The Nonlinear Workbook

The study of nonlinear dynamical systems has advanced tremendously in the last 20 years. making a big impact on science and technology. This book provides all the techniques and methods used in nonlinear dynamics..

Sofia the First : Royal Prep Academy

Shaped like Sofia's school. Royal Prep Academy. this board book brings interactive fun with the turn of every page. Lift the flaps for fun surprises as you explore Royal Prep with your favorite preschool princess..

Bob, the Railway Dog

In the early days of the railway. when shiny new tracks were opening vast areas of Australia. there was an adventurous dog who was part of it all. As the tracks were being laid he was there on the train - riding in his favourite spot on top of the Yankee engine..

Quantum Creation

Is there a way for science and religion to complement one another. Does quantum physics have any place in the Bible. Do biblical interpretations have any use in explaining scientific observations..

Fragile Alliances

How did the alliance between labor and the Democratic Party develop after the First World War. What role does Evansville play in an examination of this alliance. What was the impact of the alliance on U..

Tamara the Tooth Fairy

When Jack Frost steals her magic items in an attempt to ward off toothache. Tamara the Tooth Fairy is no longer able to collect teeth from beneath children's pillows. But as ever..

Taking Back Childhood

Read Nancy Carlsson-Paige's posts on the Penguin Blog Based on early-childhood development expert Nancy Carlsson-Paige s thirty years of researching young children. this groundbreaking book helps parents navigate the cultural currents shaping..


Kaida Hutchenson isn't exactly psyched for the class trip to Carlsbad Caverns. Fourteen hours in a van with preppy jock Zeke Anderson and high school loner Joy Tallon. No. thank you..

With Sully Into the Sioux Land

Excerpt from With Sully Into the Sioux Land "Papa is coming. mama. Papa is coming." Tommy Briscoe. brimming over with excitement. ran. shouting. across the yard and darted into the kitchen..

Nicholas, a New Hampshire Tale

After traveling across his home state of Massachusetts (Book One) and Maine (Book Two). Nicholas learns that his cousin Francis has taken the precious copy of his family journal to New Hampshire. Nicholas knows that he must continue his journey to search for Francis and the journal..

Wuthering Heights

The introduction and appendices to this Broadview edition. which place Bronte's life and novel in the context of the developing "Bronte myth." explore the impact of industrialisation on the people of Yorkshire..