Steve Jobs

Critically acclaimed author Blumenthal takes readers to the core of this complicated and legendary man while simultaneously exploring the evolution of computers. Framed by Jobs' inspirational Stanford commencement speech and illustrated throughout with black-and-white photos..

Sketches of Stephen Dodson Ramseur

Excerpt from Sketches of Stephen Dodson Ramseur Major General. S. D. Ramseur was born in the village of Lincolnton. N. C.. on the 31st of May. 1837. He was the second child of Jacob A..

Fashion Designers, A-Z

The first printing is available as a series of "Designer Editions". Each edition will be bound in a fabric from one of six designers in the book and comes in a plexiglass box..

A Burden of Truth

In his fascinating new novel. Chris Potter has produced a masterful work of literary fiction in the tradition of John Irving and Andrew Davidson. His cast of characters search for meaning by confronting tragic events and hidden truths..

The Definitive Guide to Thriving After Cancer

A companion to"The Definitive Guide to Cancer." this practical and fully revised guide (formerly titled"Five to Thrive") outlines a five-step plan integrating both conventional and alternative therapies for cancer survivors..

Wolf Springs Chronicles

Who do you run to. Out in the forest. tensions are blazing like forest fire. The ancient rivalry between the Fenner and Gaudin packs has reached fever pitch. and only a battle will quell the blood lust..


"Buccaneer" deals with military and aviation..

Will Wilder : The Relic of Perilous Falls

Fans of Rick Riordan s Percy Jackson and the Olympians" "and Peter Lerangis s Seven Wonders" "series will embrace this first epic adventure in a rollicking new series by a "New York Times "bestselling author..

An Introduction to Early Childhood

Visit the companion website at to view Observation Videos. listen to Podcasts and more. Put together by an outstanding writing team including many authors from the University of Northampton..


On a desperate mission to save his entire race from extinction. Emissary Ruell travels to Earth equipped with his two most powerful bargaining currencies - health and longevity - hoping to convince the most powerful leader in the free world that collaboration can save both their civilizations..

Acquainted with the Night

In the tradition of Kay Redfield Jamison's "An Unquiet Mind." "Acquainted with the Night" is a powerful memoir of one man's struggle to deal with the adolescent depression and bipolar disorder of his son and his daughter..

The Blood Detective

It's not the best start to DCI Grant Foster's day: standing over a mutilated body in a windswept London churchyard. Although the killer has left a cryptic and brutal clue. It is only when the clue is handed to Nigel Barnes..

To the Arctic by Canoe 1819-1821

A journal recording the experiences of a young adventurer during the first overland Arctic expedition. led by Sir John Franklin. This expedition was the first to travel the northern coast of North America's Arctic - in two birch-bark canoes they surveyed 675 miles of Arctic coastline..

Lone Voyager

Howard Blackburn was fishing from a dory when he was caught in a squall and set adrift on the Atlantic Ocean. The text captures the story of Blackburn's journey in 1883 from Gloucester Harbor to the Newfoundland coast..

Lone Survivors

A leading anthropology researcher on human evolution proposes a new and controversial theory of how our species came to be In this groundbreaking and engaging work of science..

Counting by 7s

In the tradition of Out of My Mind. Wonder. and Mockingbird. this is an intensely moving middle grade novel about being an outsider. coping with loss. and discovering the true meaning of family..

Happy About My Resume

Many great job candidates have poor resumes that are merely a laundry list of job tasks that do little to distinguish them from their competition. The average recruiter or hiring manager spends less than 15 seconds reviewing a resume..

The Donkey's First Christmas

A cheeky donkey HATES the idea of work - so much so. that he tries every trick in the book to make people think he is useless. For the most part. this seems to work..

Stories from the Field

When we think about Africa. we often recall pictures of a wild countryside. rivers. forests. deserts. buzzing markets and media stories of poverty. devastation and hunger - a prime continent where branches of human justice are still thin and often absent..

Show Case

Your theatrical portfolio will earn a standing ovation with guidance from this industry expert..

How to Build a Fizzy Rocket

Have you always wanted to launch a rocket. Do you want to find out how. Just follow the simple steps inside this book.


Eight Mindful Steps to Happiness

In the same engaging style that has endeared him to readers of "Mindfulness In Plain English." Bhante Gunaratana delves deeply into each step of the Buddha's most profound teaching on bringing an end to suffering: the noble eightfold path..

Graphic Revolve: Common Core Editions

The world's best stories. retold in dynamic. graphic-novel form. These reimagined classics will hook your reluctant readers and thrust them face-to-face with some of history's most famous stories..

Brick Shakespeare

Explore four of Shakespeare's comedies like never before--with LEGO bricks. This book presents Shakespeare's most delightful comedies. A Midsummer Night's Dream. Much Ado About Nothing..

Medea and Other Plays

Medea. in which a spurned woman takes revenge upon her lover by killing her children. is one of the most shocking and horrific of all the Greek tragedies. Dominating the play is Medea herself..


Andy Carpenter isn't sure what to think when he gets a mysterious phone call from a good friend. policeman Pete Stanton. asking him to drop everything. drive to an unfamiliar address..

Children of the Mind

The fourth volume of Card's award-winning saga of Ender Wiggin is now available on unabridged audio. 11 CDs..


Youth Communication. Gritty. honest personal stories from teens offer courage and hope in the face of bullying. stress. and anger. Teenagers open up to tell personal stories that tackle difficult..


Among all the timepieces created during the 20th century. the Tank watch. designed by the master jeweler Louis Cartier has remained the most long-lived and the most coveted by glamorous people around the world..


This stunning "New York Times" bestselling sequel to "River God" takes place during the wake of a 60-year war over the reign of the kingdoms of Egypt as two young pharaohs rise to claim power--but only one can succeed..

The Face

Acknowledged as "America's most popular suspense novelist"("Rolling Stone" ) and as one of today's most celebrated and successful writers. Dean Koontz has earned the devotion of millions of readers around the world and the praise of critics everywhere for tales of character..

Tom Stoppard Plays 1

A collection of Tom Stoppard plays which reflect a combination of the frivolous and the serious aspects of his talent..

Whose Public Space?

Modern urban societies have become fragmented environments consisting of individuals. Here theoretical accounts and case studies address whether making public spaces more accessible can restore the social fabric of the city..

Joanna Lumley

This affectionate and immensely readable biography charts the remarkable life of Joanna Lumley. who has been an endlessly fascinating figure for over four decades..

Types of the Laramie Flora

Excerpt from Types of the Laramie Flora About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work..

The Jungle Book

A classic story of friendship between man and beast. Saved from the jaws of the evil tiger Shere Khan. young Mowgli is adopted by a wolf pack and taught the law of the jungle by lovable old Baloo the bear and Bhageera the panther..

Roller Girl

The Newbery Honor Award Winner and "New York Times" bestseller "Roller Girl" is a heartwarming graphic novel about friendship and surviving junior high through the power of roller derby perfect for fans of Raina Telgemeier's"Smile"

For most of her twelve years..

French Revolutions

Self-confessed loafter Tim Moore. seduced by the speed and glamour of the biggest annual sporting event in the world. sets out to cycle the course of the Tour de France..

Cracking Maths 2nd Class Pupil's Book

Cracking Maths focuses on the skills of the curriculum. rather than just the content. promoting real understanding. especially in areas such as problem-solving. All levels of the series are supported by engaging and stimulating digital resources..

Stories from Ireland

Oxford Children's Myths and Legends bring you the greatest stories ever told. from around the world and long ago. Heroes and villains. witches and wizards..

Blades of Winter

In one of the most exciting debuts in years. G. T. Almasi has fused the intricate cat-and-mouse games of a John le Carre novel with the brash style of comic book superheroes to create a kick-ass alternate history that reimagines the Cold War as a clash of spies with biological..

Pride and Prejudice and Zombies

The"New York Times"Best Seller is now a major motion picture starring Lily James and Sam Riley. with Matt Smith. Charles Dance. and Lena Headey.

This movie tie-in edition features 16 pages of color stills from the film..

Adventures of Professor Pywacket and the Golden Clam

Read. Play. Explore "Alaca Bead. Alaca Beak. Here comes the fairy-tale with answers you seek." With these magical words zany Professor Pywacket invites you to read. play and explore the sixty-four adventurous Whimsical Tales from The Wild Hearts..

Dreams of Sex and Stage Diving

Elfish's friends live hand to mouth in a bleak section of London. squatting. seeing local bands. getting high. and feeling bitter over lost ambitions. Except Elfish..

Scrap Quilting, Strip by Strip

Be inspired by 12 fabulously scrappy. jelly roll friendly designs from renowned quilter and author Kim Brackett. You can discover a host of favourite quilts from author Kim Brackett's much-loved books Scrap-Basket Surprises and Scrap-Basket Sensations..

Figure Skating in the Formative Years

Once a winter pastime for socializing and courtship. skating evolved into the wildly popular competitive sport of figure skating. one of the few athletic arenas where female athletes hold a public profile--and earning power--equal to that of men..

The Guilty Plea

On the morning his headline-grabbing divorce trial is due to begin. multi-millionaire Terrance Wyler is found dead on his kitchen floor. He's been stabbed seven times..

Monkey's Mask

"The Monkey's Mask" is a totally unique experience. It's poetry. It's a crime thriller. It's where high art meets low life. passion meets betrayal. and poetry faces profanity on the streets of a harsh modern city..

The Regime

Dynamic Romanian multimillionaire Nicolae Carpathia's sphere of influence steadily grows as he parlays his looks. charm. charisma. and intellectual brilliance into success in business and politics..

Schrodinger's Killer App

The race is on to construct the first quantum code breaker. as the winner will hold the key to the entire Internet. From international. multibillion-dollar financial transactions to top-secret government communications..


Long ago. the king of Denmark built a huge hall for feasts. and he called it Heorot. But the noise from the hall woke a sleeping monster in the nearby swamp - Grendel. Could the brave warrior Beowulf save Denmark's people and fight the monster..

The Last Station [CHI]

Traditional Chinese edition of The Last Station. The novel is about Leo Tolstoy's last year in which he struggled to live by his principles of poverty and chastity while fame. wealth and luxury encroached on his soul..

Uncommon Causes of Stroke

Most strokes are attributed to atherosclerosis of neck and intracranial arteries. brain embolism from the heart. and penetrating artery disease- these are discussed in detail in many other books..

Unraveled: The Mastered Series

Shiori Hirano and Knox Lofgren are left to run the martial arts program at Black Arts while Ronin Black travels. On the surface. the two highest ranked belts appear to cooperate-but in private..

12 Steps To Getting Admitted into Colleges

If you pick up this book. you want your college or university application process to be smooth and successful. This process is a journey that is bound to change your life forever.

Successful journeys begin with visions..

Necropolis (Gaunt's Ghosts)

Book three in Black Library's longest running Sci-fi series returns For a thousand years. the Sabbat Worlds have been lost to the Imperium. claimed by the dread powers of Chaos. Now..

Biscuit Goes to School

Share the love of reading with your beginner reader. I Can Read books are widely recognised as the premier line of beginner readers. Inaugurated in 1957 with Else Holmelund Minarik's Little Bear..

Sherlock Holmes Everlasting Diary

This everlasting literary diary has been specially commissioned from Rosemary Gray. It has one page per day. and each contains apposite quotes from the stories or information about Conan Doyle. publication history and general Holmesiana..

The Virgin Diet : Drop 7 Foods, Lose 7 Pounds, Just 7 Days

The key to weight loss isn't calories. It isn't fat. It isn't protein. It isn't even carbs. You can count them. cut them. and swap them all you want. but you won't lose weight if you're eating foods that your body can't tolerate..

Lean Manufacturing Explained

Lean manufacturing methodology provides a standard for operational excellence. Lean strategy enables you to change for the better. ensuring your processes are as streamlined as possible and costs are kept to a minimum..

Holism and Complementary Medicine

The return to holistic therapies is one of the most important developments in health over the past two decades. With preventative medicine being taken more seriously by conventional health practitioners..

The Book with No Pictures

A #1 "New York Times" bestseller. this innovative and wildly funny read-aloud by award-winning humorist/actor B.J. Novak will turn any reader into a comedian.

You might think a book with no pictures seems boring and serious..

Critical Mass

James Wolcott's career as a critic has been unmatched. from his early Seventies dispatches for "The Village Voice" to the literary coverage made him equally feared and famous to his must-read reports on the cultural weather for "Vanity Fair..

The Liar

In a sexy. suspenseful read. #1" New York Times "bestselling author Nora Roberts delivers a slow-burning fuse of a plot that ultimately explodes in a nail-biting conclusion. *

Shelby Foxworth lost her husband..

Oral History of the Yavapai

In the 1970s. the Fort McDowell Reservation in Arizona came under threat by a dam construction project that. if approved. would potentially flood most of its 24.680 acres of land. As part of the effort to preserve the reservation..

Combined and Uneven Development

The ambition of this book is to resituate the problem of 'world literature'. considered as a revived category of theoretical enquiry. by pursuing the literary-cultural implications of the theory of combined and uneven development..

Cyberspace and International Relations

Cyberspace is everywhere in today's world and has significant implications not only for global economic activity. but also for international politics and transnational social relations..


Rostam is Iran's greatest mythological hero. a Persian Hercules. magnificent in strength and courage. As recounted in the tenth-century "Book of Kings (Shahnameh)" by the poet Ferdowsi..

The Man from Bolshevik Gully

George Cettl's memoir of life in the Australian outback opal mining frontier town of Coober Pedy. circa 1958-1980. George came to Australia from the Czech Republic. a post World War Two refugee of firstly the Nazis and then the Soviets..

Of Noble Family

Jane and Vincent have finally gotten some much-needed rest after their adventures in Italy when Vincent receives word that his estranged father has passed away on one of his properties in the West Indies..

Square Peg

An accessible and insightful book that is part memoir and part social commentary for parents and teachers. about children who struggle in conventional schools..

Dowsing for Beginners

Learn how to use the tools of dowsing: angle rods. divining rods. pendulums. wands. and even your own hands and body. Then go on to discover the techniques successful dowsers use to find what they're seeking..

Amazing Places Cost Nothing

From the originator of the bestselling "HIP Hotels" series comes a book that will once again revolutionize our approach to travel. "Amazing Places Cost Nothing" is a call to arms for a return to the old-fashioned adventure of authentic travel..

The Secret of Successful Tailoring

Excerpt from The Secret of Successful Tailoring This little handbook is compiled from the series of twelve articles on "The Secret of Successful Tailoring" which were published monthly in L'Art De La Mode..

Second Grade Workbook

Math and English are two prominent subjects that will appear throughout your child's educational career. In Second Grade. children are expected to master the basics of both Math and English..

Brilliant PRINCE2

Everything you need to know about the PRINCE2 qualification. whether your studying. have passed the exam and wondering what to do next. or simply wanting to start using the best of PRINCE2 straight away..

Zorgoochi Intergalactic Pizza

When Luno's dad FINALLY gives him the responsibility of delivering pizza orders all over the galaxy. Luno is excited. mostly. He knows that delivering pizza is no walk on the moon. There are hostile customers..

German Home Cooking

Now you can celebrate Oktoberfest any day of the year. Treat your friends and family to more than 100 authentic family recipes. many of which have been passed down from generation to generation..

Case Studies in Dental Hygiene

Case Studies in Dental Hygiene. Third Edition. is designed to guide the development of criti-cal-thinking skills and the application of theory to care at all levels of dental hygiene education-from beginning to advanced students..

The Dangerous Days of Daniel X

Fifteen-year-old alien hunter Daniel X is on a mission to finish the job that killed his parents - to wipe out the world's most bloodthirsty aliens on The List. At the number-one spot..


Marshall Everett has traveled a twisting. perilous road from the jungles of South America to the streets of Paris. As an undercover DEA agent. Marshall penetrated a powerful cartel and became the trusted right-hand man of a ruthless drug lord..

Horrible Harry Cracks the Code

Horrible Harry thinks he's the world's second-best detective--second only to Sherlock Holmes. of course. So he's determined to prove himself by solving the latest mystery at South School--how to win the new cafeteria contest..

Protecting Humanity

Inspired by Pillay. some of the modern legends and experts in international law and policy have. in this volume. shared their experiences and thoughts on how better to protect humanity in our time..

Game of Thrones Direwolf Cub Plush

PLEASE NOTE. AT THIS TIME STYLES VARY AND WILL SHIP RANDOMLY. YOU WILL RECIEVE ONE PLUSH DIREWOLF CUB.Collect the direwolf cubs adopted and raised by the children of House Stark in the Game of Thrones TV show..

Which Identity for Which Europe

The northern territories of the former Soviet Union remain an under-researched and thus under-represented region in European studies. even though an understanding of the political..

Metabolic Encephalopathy

Metabolic Encephalopathy is meant to combine and correlate animal and human studies. It is hoped that increased awareness of the importance of early diagnosis and treatment of these disorders may result in a lowering of the incidence of structural changes and morbidity..

One-Punch Man, Vol. 7

Nothing about Saitama passes the eyeball test when it comes to superheroes. from his lifeless expression to his bald head to his unimpressive physique. However. this average-looking guy has a not-so-average problem-he just can't seem to find an opponent strong enough to take on

When aliens invade Earth..

The Myth of Achievement Tests

Achievement tests play an important role in modern societies. They are used to evaluate schools. to assign students to tracks within schools. and to identify weaknesses in student knowledge. The GED is used to grant the status of high school graduate to anyone who passes the test..

Insatiable Appetites - Autographed Copy

Stone Barrington returns in the new action-packed thriller from the #1 "New York Times"-bestselling author.

It's a time of unexpected change for Stone Barrington. A recent venture has achieved a great victory..

Snow Like Ashes

Sixteen years ago the Kingdom of Winter was conquered and its citizens enslaved. leaving them without magic or a monarch. Now the Winterians' only hope for freedom is the eight survivors who managed to escape..