Gathers selections from poetry. fiction. diaries. and journals that provide useful monologues for actresses.
In "Scaling Up Excellence." bestselling author Robert Sutton and Stanford colleague Huggy Rao tackle a challenge that determines every organization's success: scaling up farther. faster. and more effectively as a program or an organization creates a larger footprint..
"What if the person you need the most is someone you ve never met."
Julie Buxbaum mixes comedy and tragedy. love and loss. pain and elation. in her debut YA novel whose characters will come to feel like friends..
The art and text of Sarah Neuburger graces this set of notes and reminders in our popular sticky note format..
Physical Fundamentals of Nanomaterials systematically describes the principles. structures and formation mechanisms of nanomaterials. in particular the concepts. principles and theories of their physical properties as well as the most important and commonly used preparation methods..
"Contemporary Nutrition" is a complete and balanced resource for nutrition information written at a level non-science majors can understand. Current research is at the core of the tenth edition..
Armed with logic and bags of careful research. George R. Khouri takes a look at some of the wild claims people make and presents the most reasonable explanations for them. Covering topics such as alien visitations..
The brand new book from the international bestselling self-help author Robert Kelsey's internationally bestselling self-help books have helped tens of thousands of people overcome fear of failure and under confidence..
Join Ella Bella Ballerina as she twirls into the enchanting world of The Nutcracker ballet with its magical dancing snowflakes. tantalising swirling sweets and..
This volume offers a comprehensive account and documentation of the way the Middle Ages have been presented in the medium of film. It is arranged as a compendium..
This book is of interest to researchers inquiring about modern topics and methods in the kinematics. control and design of robotic manipulators. It considers the full range of robotic systems..
"The Adventures of Flat Cat-Book Two" In this two part adventure book. you will again enter the magical world of Flat Cat and his pack of friends. Part one takes place inside the Enchanted Forest..
This book discusses the decision to use the atomic bomb. Libraries and scholars will find it a necessary adjunct to their other studies by Pulitzer-Prize author Herbert Feis on World War II. Originally published in 1966..
On the Left Bank of the Tiber covers thirty-two years teaching at the Gregorian University in Rome (1974-2006)-a story peopled with students. professors. visitors. Italian friends and. of course..
When the Germans attack their Romany encampment during World War II. Andrej and his younger brother. Tomas. flee through a ravaged countryside. guarding a secret bundle..
With Peter Drucker's five essential questions and the help of five of today's thought leaders. this little book will challenge readers to take a close look at the very heart of their organizations and what drives them..
Britain by BritRail--the best-selling and most respected rail guide to the British train system--is back with this revised and updated new edition. This time-tested book provides all the information you need on fares..
The Big Book of Resilience is about how we can fortify our lives mentally. emotionally and physically. It is not about what happens when we get knocked down but more about what happens when we get up again..
Among the first seven scrolls discovered in the caves of Qumran at the Dead Sea is a scroll given the name. "The Book of Giants." It is thought to have been based on the Book of Enoch..
This follow-up to the "New York Times" bestselling "Diary of a Wimpy Kid" chronicles Greg Heffleys attempts to navigate the hazards of middle school. impress the girls. and to keep his secret safe--especially from his older brother Rodrick..
This title explains the moral problems of abortion. infanticide. suicide. euthanasia. capital punishment. war and other life-or-death choices..
Videogames are one of the most culturally. socially and economically significant. not to mention pervasive. media forms. The global videogames industry is worth billions of dollars and growing year on year as it releases yet more innovative products that synthesize cutting edge technology..
Jersey has a coastline with its share of steep paths and endless steps. Away from the coast. however. there is slightly more variety in the landscape. and walking is relaxed and easy..
A collection of poems and prose poems. an exploration of a life. of suffering and of recovery.
About the Author
I'd Once Heard it Said
"You're no good". followed by violence and more words..
It may seem difficult to get a healthy. satisfying. home-made meal on the table every night during the working week but the Good Food team is here to help. This budget conscious collection of simple recipes from the trusted experts of the UK's bestselling cookery magazine promises to liven up your weekday evening meals the easy way..
Jo Ann Jenkins s "Disrupt Aging" is spot-on: every single year is a gift. By confronting the most common stereotypes about aging. this book will help us all live each year to the fullest..
The luxurious celebrity cruise launching the trendy new diet sweetener Solu should be the vacation of a lifetime. But Laurel is starting to regret accepting her friend Viv's invitation. She's already completely embarrassed herself in front of celebrity host Tom Forelli-the hottest guy ever..
With twelve beloved stories meant for reading aloud and more than one hundred glorious illustrations. " Mary Engelbreit's Fairy Tales" is destined to become a family favorite.
Every turn of the page brings fresh delight as Snow White..
Grounded in current best practices. this book offers flexible. readily applicable guidelines for assessment and intervention with college drinkers. Provided is a wealth of practical advice on interacting with students in a range of contexts..
In a rhythmic text and striking pictures. Byron Barton retells the classic story of the three bears and a little girl named Goldilocks.
Mr. Barton's simple words. bold images..
Take a journey around the earth's continents and learn about their landforms. climate and weather. plants and animals. countries and cities. people and famous places. This title features a variety of maps such as political and topographic to help reinforce key geographical skills- and a wide variety of topics which means there's something to interest everyone..
Lu Anne Henderson was a beautiful 15-year-old girl when she met Neal Cassady. a fast-talking hurricane of male sexuality and vast promises. in Denver. 1945. "One and Only" recounts the immense struggles of her life..
Steve Rogers always wanted to join the US Army. He gets his big chance in the top secret experiment known Operation: Rebirth. where he emerges as a Super-Soldier. With his new strength and abilities..
A Jungian psychological overview of the eternal boy archetype. from its ancient roots in characters such as Pan. Dionysius. Icarus and Hermes. up to the present day..
A highly original. stirring book on Mahatma Gandhi that deepens our sense of his achievements and disappointments--his success in seizing India's imagination and shaping its independence struggle as a mass movement..
Imprisoned. ELWYN endures torture so horrific she drives herself insane to elude true madness. She finally escapes. but at the deadly cost of the only remaining friend she has..
Holman Bible Publishers "NKJV Large Print Compact Reference Bible "slips nicely into a coat pocket. briefcase. or purse and is a perfect gift for a person on the go who wants to keep the Word on hand at work or when traveling..
In contemporary India. as one side of the coin celebrates traditional stereotypes. the other side subverts the same image. sometimes subtly. but often radically..
Learning to ride should be fun. progressive and constructive. but all too often children can be frightened or put off. Teaching them is not easy. This book offers advice..
Excerpt from Notes Made During an Excursion to the Highlands of New-Hampshire: And Lake Winnipiseogee These notes having been exposed to the curiosity of an Editor of a distant Newspaper. extracts. I know not to what extent..
One of the first four titles in the Barefoot Books' Early Reader series. specially created to support beginner readers with: -Simple sentences -Short. numbered.
Christmas Stories contains short stories for the festive period from some of your favourite children's authors - including Julia Donaldson. the author of The Gruffalo. Malorie Blackman..
Delving deep into the world of unexplained phenomena. the authors examine eyewitness accounts. scientific evidence. and widely held beliefs from around the world. combining them in informative and gripping text..
A wonderfully surprising. inventive and deeply moving riff on fact and fiction. history and imagination from one of New Zealand's finest and most memorable storytellers..
Indiana. George Sand's first solo novel. opens with the eponymous heroine brooding and bored in her husband's French countryside estate. far from her native Ile Bourbon (now Reunion)..
This is the first study to look at the trade effects on small states of the current global slowdown. Export industries in these countries have been affected at least as much as those of other developing countries..
What causes a person to flourish or languish. Or to be well or ill. How can the mental health and well-being of society as a whole. and individuals. be promoted and enhanced..
High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles. John Anthony Ciardi (CHAR-dee) (June 24. 1916 - March 30. 1986) was an American poet. translator. and etymologist. While primarily known as a poet..
When Grace learns that her grandparents' bakery might be closing after 30 years. she's crushed. She can't imagine her life. or her hometown. without the bakery. And how can her own business survive if the one that inspired her cannot..
Born in Cologne in 1936 and based in New York since 1965. Haacke's strong political. cultural and social concerns are reflected in his installations. texts and sculptures. Throughout his fifty-year career Haacke has frequently changed the presentation of his art to get his message across..
When two distant sisters are reunited in their hometown one summer. they are forced to come to grips with mistakes from their past and learn how to forgive. let go. move on. and love again..
In New York Times bestselling author Rachel Gibson's newest novella. Vince Haven and Sadie Hollowell are headed to the altar. and all their friends are headed to Lovett. Texas..
With commentary by the noted food historian Joan Reardon. and covering topics as diverse as the lack of good wine in the United States. McCarthyism. and sexual mores. these astonishing letters between Julia and her unofficial literary agent show America on the verge of political..
The definitive guide to the characters. droids. aliens. and creatures of "Star Wars: The Force Awakens ." Beautiful photography and clear. authoritative text by Lucasfilm insider Pablo Hidalgo names and explains all the details of costumes..
From the former secretary of defense and author of the acclaimed #1 best-selling memoir. "Duty." a characteristically candid. urgent assessment of why big institutions are failing us and how good leaders can change them..
Bully-Proof Your Child offers strategies on the latest forms of bullying. like cyber-bullying via instant message and networking sites. With anecdotes throughout. it book also teaches how to successfully approach another parent or a school about bullying..
The price of fame ...is DEATH. When Jenny is spotted by a high-profile modelling agency. she goes from ordinary schoolgirl to celebrity overnight. Suddenly her life is a whirlwind of parties and glamour..
Do you long to hear the voice of God. It many not be as difficult as you have feared. Many think it takes special powers or a religious person to hear God's voice..
The availability of genomic blueprints for hundreds of species has led to a transformation in biology. encouraging the proliferation of adaptive arguments for the evolution of genomic features..
In 1973. a young filmmaker named George Lucas scribbled some notes for a far-fetched space-fantasy epic. Some forty years and $37 billion later. Star Wars--related products outnumber human beings..
The great joy of wine lies in its diversity. No other drink offers such a range of flavours. styles. and textures. from the basics of red. white. and sparkling. to all the many variations that come with region..
The renowned author of "Titan." whom the "New York Times" has called "as elegant an architect of monumental histories as we've seen in decades." vividly recreates the whole sweep of Alexander Hamilton's turbulent life..
Whether you want to skydive. ride a bull. or climb Mt. Everest. you'll definitely want a special place to chronicle your adventures. My Bucket List is an inspirational journal with sections to guide you through listing out and accomplishing your life's journey..
"Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children" was the surprise best seller of 2011--an unprecedented mix of YA fantasy and vintage photography that enthralled readers and critics alike. Publishers Weekly called it "an enjoyable..
As Seraphina travels the Southlands in search of the other half-breeds to help in the war effort. the dragon General Comonot and his Loyalists fight against the upstart Old Guard - with the fate of Goredd and the other human countries hanging in the balance..
We know you are here. our brothers and sisters. We will. one day. emerge from the Dome to join you in peace. For now. we watch from afar. benevolently. Pressia Belze has lived outside of the Dome ever since the detonations..
People of all ages and all walks of life suffer to a greater or lesser extent from low self esteem. even those who appear to radiate confidence. This book will enable you to understand why you have low self-esteem and will address the issues around it by getting to the roots of your self-esteem..
The Aintree Grand National is the world's most famous horserace - fast-paced. exhilarating and occasionally perilous. Everyone - serious racing fraternity and occasional flutterers alike - has heard of it..
From a "New York Times" bestselling author--and "the maven of alternate history" ("San Diego Union-Tribune")--comes the thrilling follow-up to "Days of Infamy.".
Do you want to pray with power... and see results. Readers of Activating God's Power by Michelle Leslie will learn what to pray and to confidently claim answers to prayer. This personalized book is a guide to praying according to God's Word..
Women are the creators. the endless possibilities and origins of life. The Tao reveals the ways in which women can utilize their innate power. resulting in a simplified life of higher quality..
Acclaimed author of Here Lies Love. Dan Thompson. returns with an epic fantasy being described as A Game of Thrones for Teens. Come and Enter this magical tale of fantasy and myth. battles and warriors..
A sobering lesson about the horrors of war is depicted through the fate of three elephants at the Ueno Zoo in Tokyo during World War II. "A moving and powerful statement about the insanity of war..
WorldView. a four-skills course for adult learners of English. builds fluency by exposing students to a wide range of appealing topics. The course's four-page units present clear and attainable goals. ensuring that students feel a sense of accomplishment and increased self-confidence..
The newest volume in the Pillar New Testament Commentaryseries interprets 1 and 2 Thessalonians in light of new knowledgeabout the first-century world of Thessalonica. This fruitful approachbetter illuminates the impact of the gospel on its earliestreaders and..
This charming story of the two adorable mice on the night before Christmas makes the perfect present. Illustrated by Rachel Wells. illustrator of the best selling "That's Not My..." series..
The Elders of Hotevilla. a remote Hopi reservation in Arizona. are the last of a long line of traditionalists. keepers of a remarkable covenant dating back to 1100 that was created to ensure the well-being of the Earth and its creatures..
Completely revised. this ninth edition of a perennial bestseller retains the organizational structure that has made past editions so popular while updating coverage of principles. tools. and techniques to provide fundamental understanding of environmental chemistry and its applications..
Information collected by recent space probes sent to explore the Moon by the USA. the European Space Agency. Japan. China and India has changed our knowledge and understanding of the Moon..
"We are wellness. We are consciousness. That is our natural state. Disease is an imposter." As one of the world's only female experts on the ancient Indian tradition of Ayurvedic medicine. renowned teacher Bri..
Location: north of the Arctic Circle. Population: 150 (mostly men.) But the three O.Halloran brothers. who run a bush-plane charter service called Midnight Sons. are heading a campaign to bring women to town..
Girls ages 4 to 6 will love learning to read on their own with this Step 2 Step into Reading leveled reader based on Barbie's latest film. releasing in fall 2014..
50 speeches from every period of British history from the medieval era to the present and a fascinating dip-in history title that will both inspire readers and give them a greater understanding of British history..
On All Hallows' Eve. ex-convict Peter Boutrup is visiting his best friend's grave when her estranged mother appears. Her son. Magnus. has disappeared. and she begs Peter to look for him..
Robust. 3-layer protection withstands drops. bumps and shocks. Built-in screen protector prevents scratches.Port covers keep out dust and debris.Holster-style swiveling belt clip included..
With this hands-on resource. you will learn the most current methods of placing - or assisting in the placement - of dental materials. and how to instruct patients in their maintenance..
New from The Force Awakens. Prepare for an epic battle of intergalactic proportions with the LEGO Star Wars Millennium Falcon. which features stunning details. and includes new character minifigures..
Explore the numerous paradoxes at the heart of the theory and practice of democracy promotion. "The Democracy Promotion Paradox" raises difficult but critically important issues by probing the numerous inconsistencies and paradoxes that lie at the heart of the theory and practice of democracy promotion..
Father Duncan MacAskill has spent most of his priesthood as the 'Exorcist' - an enforcer employed by his bishop to discipline wayward clergy and suppress potential scandal. Hidden in a small rural parish to avoid an impending public controversy..
Della Wright can't believe her luck when celebrity designer Bunny Boyd walks into her weaving studio in small-town Briar's Hollow. North Carolina. with a large custom fabric order..
Practical Solutions to the Issues Stepfamilies Face In the eight-session DVD--ideal for small groups. seminars. or individual couples--the author offers usable solutions for everyday living. practical tips for raising stepkids..
Excerpt from A Summer Home Come back to your mother. ye children. for shame. Who have wandered. like truants. for riches and fame.With a smile on her face. and a sprig in her cap..
A powerful tool kit for transforming an organization through its people. complete with model templates that make redesigning your current performance program simplier..
The Ionian Islands stand at the gateway to Greece. with Corfu its gatekeeper. For so much of its history Corfu stood as protector of the Adriatic and its Venetian rulers..
Om in die hemel wakker te word vertel die merkwaardige verhaal van 'n vrou wat geteister was deur skuldgevoelens en skeptisisme en 'n dramatiese ommekeer ondergaan het na haar nege minute in die hemel..
At the height of his career. Dr. Woodruff has found success in both the hospital and at home. But the past quickly gains a stranglehold. threatening to unravel everything Woodruff has built..
What makes the perfect dress. Silk or satin. pink or blue. One thing is certain--if a Disney Princess is wearing it. it's sure to be unforgettable. This new Step 2 reader features all the favorite Disney princesses as they discover their perfect dresses..
Create Your Personalized Ayurvedic Aromatherapy SPA at Home. Discover the Power of Healing and Balancing. Rejuvenate your Body. Mind. and Soul... ***START CREATING A STRESS-FREE AND BALANCED LIFESTYLE WITH AYURVEDIC AROMATHERAPY AND ESSENTIAL OILS****Your Ayurvedic Aromatherapy Home Spa is waiting for you..
Travel writer Lily Moore has been persuaded by her closest friend. photographer Jesse Robb. to visit Peru with him. At Machu Picchu. they discover a woman clinging to life at the bottom of an ancient stone staircase..
It's almost summer on Cape Cod. where Willa Havisham and Joey Kennelly are finally enjoying their status as the most compatible couple at Bramble Academy. When the community theater advertises auditions for "Our Town..