Elizabeth Costello

Elizabeth Costello is an Australian writer of international renown. Famous principally for an early novel that established her reputation and from which. it seems. she will never escape. she has reached the stage where her remaining function is to be venerated and applauded..


The first history of gay rights for teen readers. written by award-winning nonfiction author Ann Bausum. "That s the Stonewall." "The Stonewall Inn." "Pay attention." "History walks through that door." In 1969 being gay in the United States was a criminal offense..

Crimson Shore

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"A secret chamber.

A mysterious shipwreck.

A murder in the desolate salt marshes."

A seemingly straightforward private case turns out to be much more complicated-and sinister-than Special Agent A..

Management of Complex Cardiovascular Problems

What the practicing cardiologist really needs is a text that emphasizes unbiased. up to date information and that places this information into an appropriate context. The third edition of "Management of Complex Cardiovascular Problems: The Evidence-based Medicine Approach..

Top 10 Barcelona

"DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Top 10 Barcelona" will lead you straight to the very best this city has to offer. Whatever information you are looking for..

The Land of Stories Book 5

The fifth book in Chris Colfer's #1 "New York Times" bestselling series The Land of Stories

In the highly anticipated continuation of the Land of Stories series..

The Last Star : The Final Book of the 5th Wave

Following the major motion picture release starring Chloe Grace Moretz. the heart-stopping finale to the "New York Times"bestselling 5th Wave series

The enemy is Other. The enemy is us. They re down here..

Mr Brown Can Moo! Can You?

"Hears" an introduction for babies to the wonderful mishmash world of sounds. Listen to the cow's MOO. the frying eggs' SIZZLE. and the thunder's BOOM BOOM BOOM..

I Am Lebron James (I Am

I am basketball's biggest superstar--I am LeBron James. LeBron James was the MVP of the 2013 basketball season and he is one of the best basketball players of all time. His accomplishments on and off the court will appeal to a wide audience-especially boys..

John 8: 44 (Volume 3)

The collected essays of former Green Beret Joe Cortina combine the life's knowledge of an unusually interesting man who "has seen it all." the wisdom of a learned scholar. and the red-hot angry passion of a righteous warrior who is crawling out of his skin over what has become of the country he once loved- but sadly..

Taking You Home

Nothing tastes better than a home cooked meal - particularly one that has been handed down from generation to generation. Helena and Vikki share their favourite recipes so that you can experience what it's like to eat at their Greek family table..

Taylor Swift

40 tunes from this talented songwriter. including: Back to December * The Best Day * Dear John * Fearless * Fifteen * Hey Stephen * Love Story * Mean * Our Song * Picture to Burn * Speak Now * Teardrops on My Guitar * Tim McGraw * White Horse * You Belong with Me * and more..

Aspectos Del Mundo Hispano Practice Book [Spanish]

Complements advanced level Spanish course books by providing practice in reading and understanding longer texts. Students will also develop the vocabulary needed to understand and talk about important issues in modern Hispanic society..

The Prince of West End Avenue

Comedy and tragedy are combined in The Prince of West End Avenue as Otto Korner. the narrator. directs his quirky. libidinous fellow residents of a retirement home in a production of Hamlet..

Olla Podrida

Enter Don Felix and Don Perez. Felix. You say his name's Don Gaspar. Perez. So he styles himself- but of what house. parentage. or country. cannot be gained. He keeps aloof from all..

Urban Legends of the Future

A disgraced detective on his deadliest case. A burnout junkie on the run from a hungry mob. An aging punk whose dreams may spell doom for his bohemian neighbors. Life doesn't get any easier in a high tech future for low lives on society's fringe..

The Dictionary of the Asian Language

There is no single Asian language. But plenty of vogue words from this booming continent are entering English. Did you know there is a flower named after former dictator Kim Jong-il..

Jaakaru Pallur [EST]

Polar Bear Bowler/Polar Bowlers: A Story without Words. (Estonian) Polaarne bowlingumangijad: Lugu ilma sonadeta. Humor for ages 2 - 7. The adventures of a polar bear who hitches a ride to Antarctica..

A Claim to Beauty

"I began printing books with the hope of producing some which would have a definite claim to beauty. while at the same time they should be easy to read and should not dazzle the eye. or trouble the intellect of the reader by eccentricity of form in the letters..

A Year in Tibet

'A Year in Tibet' follows the author as she lives for eighteen months in a remote village in Tibet. Sun Shuyun. a Chinese writer and historian. takes the reader to a tiny and isolated village in Tibet..

Fanciest Doll in the Universe

Fancy Nancy is back in this magical new story from Jane O'Connor and Robin Preiss Glasser. Join Fancy Nancy in another glamorous adventure. in the New York Times bestselling series..

City of Thieves

Set within the monumental events of history. City of Thieves is an intimate coming-of-age tale with an utterly contemporary feel for how boys become men..

Water, Sanitation and Health Electronic Library

"The Water. Sanitation and Health Electronic Library." 5th edition. includes more than 220 documents of new and current publications. The documents provide information on water supply and sanitation..

World Atlas of Golf

From golfing's birth on the coast of Scotland to the breathtaking courses of New Zealand. this book underlines the sport as a global phenomenon. Seventy of the world's most important courses are illustrated and analyzed in detail..

Greening Aid?

Every year. billions of dollars of environmental aid flow from the rich governments of the North to the poor governments of the South. Why do donors provide this aid. What do they seek to achieve. How effective is the aid given..

The Hanging Wood

Twenty years ago. teenager Callum Hinds went missing in England's Lake District. His uncle was suspected of having done the boy harm. but the boy's body was never found. Now his sister..

Psychopath's Bible

Throughout history. throughout most of the world. psychopaths have received a bad rap. That is quite understandable since almost all of the world's religious and social philosophies have little use for the individual except as a tool to be placed in service to their notion of something else: "God" or the "collective" or the "higher good" or some other equally undefinable term..

The Light Between Us

For readers of "Proof of Heaven." the astonishing story of a woman with an extraordinary psychic gift and a powerful message from the Other Side that can help us to live more beautifully in the here and now..

Stata Survival Manual

Where do I start. How do I know if I'm asking the right questions. How do I analyze the data once I have it. How do I report the results. When will I ever understand the process. If you are new to using the Stata software..

Star Wars Legends Epic Collection : The Old Republic, Volume 1

A long. LONG time ago... Discover the state of the "Star ""Wars "galaxy in the distant past in this first volume of an Epic Collection series focusing on the ancient Knights of the Old Republic When young Jedi Zayne Carrick is framed for the murder of his fellow Padawans..

West Germany (Our Country S.)

This series gives young children a simple introduction to primary geography. Each book introduces a country through a series of topics such as weather. farming. homes and food. Each topic is accompanied by short interviews with children from different backgrounds and parts of the country who talk about their own experiences..

Your Face Tomorrow

Your Face Tomorrow. Javier Marias's dazzling unfolding magnum opus. is a novel in three parts. which began with Volume One: Fever and Spear. Described as a "brilliant dark novel" (Scotland on Sunday)..

Natural Grammar

From word to phrase to sentence. this new lexical approach to grammar builds natural idiomatic English. Winner of the 2004 British Council ELT Innovation Award Natural Grammar shows you how one hundred important English keywords work..

Preparing to Be a Help Meet

Being a good help meet starts long before marriage. It is a mindset. a learned habit. a way of life established as a young unmarried girl--or at least that's the way it should be..

Will You be Alive Ten Years from Now?

What are the chances of a game-show contestant finding a chicken in a box. Is the Hanukkah dreidel a fair game. Will you be alive ten years from now. These are just some of the one-of-a-kind probability puzzles that acclaimed popular math writer Paul Nahin offers in this lively and informative book..

21 Speeches That Shaped Our World

In this fascinating book. Chris Abbott. a leading political analyst. takes a close look at 21 key speeches which have shaped the world today. He examines the power of the arguments embedded in these speeches to inspire people to achieve great things..

Steak: From Field to Table

Anyone can cook a piece of beef. but how do you prepare the perfect steak. Journalist Marcus Polman (an avowed meatarian) visited the kitchens of the best steakhouses in New York and famous Parisian brasseries to find out..

Crime Prevention

Crime Prevention: Principles. Perspectives and Practices is a concise. comprehensive introduction to the theory and practice of crime prevention. The authors contend that crime prevention strategies should include both social prevention and environmental prevention..

The Winn L. Rosch Hardware Bible

The Winn L. Rosch Hardware Bible provides a background on how things work. puts competing technologies. standards. and products in perspective. and serves as a reference that provides quick answers for common computer and technology questions..

Assassin's Creed 2

Huge Map Poster: Stunningly detailed oversize map poster included with the Collector's Edition guide.
Art Section: Beautiful artwork and renders reveal the dawning of Ezio.
Interviews: Interviews with team reveal never before seen behind-the-scenes content..


In picture-perfect Rosewood. Pennsylvania. ash-blond highlights gleam in the winter sun and frozen lakes sparkle like Swarovski crystals. But pictures often lie and so do Rosewood's four prettiest girls..

The Third Jesus

Chopra explores Jesus' original message. revealing a spiritual guide of profound depth and inspiration that speaks to anyone who believes in the importance of peace and love..

The Power of Tank Girl

THE PANZER-POWERED PUNKETTE RETURNS. Tank Girl s back with a bang in this Booga s-pouched-sized collection of three epically insane. depleted-plutonium adventures: "The Gifting..

The Extra Yard - Autographed Copy

Teddy. a young football player. learns that sometimes bridging the distance in your family can be harder than stretching for an extra yard on the field in the second book of the Home Team series from "New York Times "bestselling author and sportswriting legend Mike Lupica..

Classic Motorcycle Restoration and Maintenance

This is a complete workshop guide to restoring and maintaining your classic British motorcycle. Covering the principles of restoration and maintenance. and therefore applicable across all post-war classic British marques such as BSA..

Hard to be Good: Stories

In his first collection of short fiction. Bill Barich gives us cause to celebrate a prose stylist who can gracefully cross the boundaries of genre. As stated by Anne Tyler..

Pioneers of Modern Typography

Since its first publication in 1969. Pioneers of Modern Typography has been the standard guide to the avant-garde origins of modern graphic design and typography. In this essential reference..

On Farting

With wit and imagination. Allen chronicles the fart in medieval culture from folklore. to popular and canonical literary works. to the upper reaches of Aristotle and Dante..

The Development of Rural Finance in China

China's Three Rural Issues -rural areas. agriculture. and farmers - have been the core concerns of the Chinese government in the course of socioeconomic transformation and domestic economic development..

Insider's Guide to Gum Disease, Orthodontics and Dentistry

Patients spend millions of dollars each year on diagnosis and treatment of periodontal disease. A practicing dentist and expert witness with over twenty-five years of experience takes a behind-the-scenes look at the world of dentistry while teaching about the importance of good occlusion..

Humble Pie

Everyone thinks they know the real Gordon Ramsay: rude. loud. driven. stubborn. But this is his real story...In this fast-paced. bite-sized edition of his bestselling autobiography Ramsay tells the real story of how he became the world's most famous and infamous chef: his difficult childhood..


About the Author- Howard Phillips "H. P." Lovecraft (August 20. 1890 - March 15. 1937) was an American author who achieved posthumous fame through his influential works of horror fiction. Virtually unknown and only published in pulp magazines before he died in poverty..

Mechanics of Materials

Beer and Johnston's Mechanics of Materials is the uncontested leader for the teaching of solid mechanics. Used by thousands of students around the globe since publication. Mechanics of Materials..

The Outsiders

A heroic story of friendship and belonging

No one ever said life was easy. But Ponyboy is pretty sure that he's got things figured out. He knows that he can count on his brothers..

Cat Page-A-Day Gallery Calendar

The #1 bestselling Gallery calendar. "Cat" delivers a year of extraordinary feline photographs beautifully composed and printed. in both black and white and color. to the exacting standards of a fine art book..

The Diary of Samuel Pepys

The diary of Samuel Pepys is perhaps the most well known collection of reminiscences. He maintained it. in secrecy. from 1660. the year of the Restoration. until 1669 when fear of blindness prevented his daily labours..

Sams Teach Yourself Macromedia Studio All in One

Sams Teach Yourself Macromedia Studio All in One has all the answers for beginning users of Macromedia's Web design and development products in one big. easy-to-use book. It doesn't assume the reader wants to learn how to use just one product..

The Announcers

Greg Perkins' 19-volume Darkness Before Mourning is one of the largest series of serious fiction ever created by a single author. Over 40 years in the making. the novels comprise over 10..

Knowing China

This invaluable book offers an insight into China through its history. culture. people. economy. education. science and technology. as well as government and political system. The author also compares the "twin" cities of Hong Kong and Shanghai..

Hayes and Williams' Family Law

Fully updated by Stephen Gilmore and Lisa Glennon. the 4th edition of Hayes and Williams' Family Law provides comprehensive. critical and case-focussed discussion of the key legislation and debates affecting adults and children..

Contemporary High Performance Computing

HPC is used to solve a number of complex questions in computational and data-intensive sciences. These questions include the simulation and modeling of physical phenomena. such as climate change..


The vertebrate fossil record extends back more than 500 million years. and bonebeds - localized concentrations of the skeletal remains of vertebrate animals - help unlock the secrets of this long history..

Love Me Back

Marie is a waitress at an upscale Dallas steakhouse. attuned to the appetites of her patrons and gifted at hiding her private struggle as a young single mother behind an easy smile and a crisp white apron..

Go! with Mac Office 2011

Teach the course YOU want in LESS TIME. The primary goal of the GO. Series. aside from teaching computer applications. is ease of implementation. with an approach that is based on clearly-defined projects for students and a one of a kind supplements package..

Hanged at Auschwitz

Boxer and member of the French Resistance Kessel recounts the horrifying time he spent in Nazi captivity-almost three years-including an execution that he narrowly survived..

Amazing Airplanes

Join our wacky animal crew for the flight of a lifetime. From the airport terminal to the flight deck. the zippy text and zappy art take children through how a plane flies..


Excerpt from Rump: Or an Exact Collection of the Choycest Poems and Songs. Relating to the Late Times. by the Most Eminent Wits. From Anno 1639 to Anno 1661 Thou hast here a Bundle of Rodds- not like those of the Roman Consulls..

One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

A world classic by Kesey (1935-2001) that has been considered one of the greatest works of literature in the 20th century. This new deluxe hardcover edition commemorates the 50th anniversary of the original publication of the novel on February 1..

Advances in Experimental Social Psychology

Advances in Experimental Social Psychology continues to be one of the most sought after and most often cited series in this field. Containing contributions of major empirical and theoretical interest..

Conservation Directory

Do you want to take action to protect Earth's environment. Are you interested in learning more about wildlife conservation and environmental groups. The Conservation Directory 2016 is a great resource for budding environmental activists and scholars alike who want to achieve a peaceful..

Bambi (Disney Bambi)

Classic Disney illustrations from the 1940s make this Little Golden Book retelling of an all-time favorite a keeper for Disney and Little Golden Book collectors alike


Journeys into Palliative Care

A collection of accounts exploring the personal and professional experiences of palliative care workers. The contributors. who are based at hospices such as St Joseph's in Hackney. demonstrate the positive impact of reflective practice for families and individuals who have experienced or are experiencing bereavement..

City by Design

Showcasing prominent commercial structures and the talented architects who brought them to life. these pictorial histories contain outstanding photography of some of the leading cities in the United States..

Derniers Vers [FRE]

Arthur Rimbaud est LE poete par excellence. Enfant precoce et eleve brillant. il remporte des prix de litterature des son adolescence. Jeune homme revolte contre l'ordre des choses..


This is a general introduction to grammaticalization. the change whereby lexical terms and constructions come in certain linguistic contexts to serve grammatical functions..

Holistic Special Education

Parents and professionals working with special needs children often face difficult decisions about the child's education. This book puts forward the case for holistic special education..

Studyguide for Social Work in Schools

Never HIGHLIGHT a Book Again. Includes all testable terms. concepts. persons. places. and events. Cram101 Just the FACTS101 studyguides gives all of the outlines. highlights..

Crunched! (Maxx Rumble Footy)

"They kept squashing me. I thought my eyes would pop out. I thought every bone in my body would break. I thought I was dead." Maxx Rumble has been sandwiched. He's been squashed. He's been crunched. How can he possibly get out of this one..

The Battle for God

In the late twentieth century. fundamentalism has emerged as one of the most powerful forces at work in the world. contesting the dominance of modern secular values and threatening peace and harmony around the globe..

Play Me #1: Play Me Wild

In the seductive first installment of an eBook original serial from the "New York Times "bestselling author of "Ruined "and "Addicted. "a woman running from her past has finally found a bit of control ..

Answering the Enlightenment

This work examines key figures in the Enlightenment and post-Enlightenment. The Enlightenment was a movement in the 18th century that advocated the use of reason in the reappraisal of accepted ideas and social institutions..

Clockwork Angel

A prequel to Clare's Mortal Instruments series. the story of a 16-year-old American girl traveling alone to Victorian London who runs afoul of the city's sordid supernatural underworld..

A Shadow of Treason

Sophie discovers that nothing is as she first imagined.When Walt. the reporter who helped her over the border. shows up again after Guernica is bombed. Sophie is given an impossible mission. She must leave behind the man she's fallen in love with and return to the person who betrayed her..

Poland: A History

USA rights ONLY. As Zamoyski set out to update The Polish Way. his bestselling first history of Poland. he realized the task required not so much re-writing as re-thinking the known facts as well as the assumptions of the past..

Plumbing 201

Plumbing 201. Sixth Edition. offers practical knowledge and skills grounded in the real-world issues that face plumbing professionals. This proven resource was developed in partnership with the PHCC Educational Foundation..

Freddy Goes to the North Pole

Originally published between 1927 and 1958. the 26 classic books about Freddy the Pig are going on to delight a sixth generation of children. Freddy the Pig. the "Renaissance Pig" "(The New York Times Book Review)" of Bean Farm..

Press When Illuminated

This volume assembles work long unavailable in print. which forms part of a literary movement - the so-called 'Cambridge Poets' - of great interest to many scholars and writers..

Theory, Justice, and Social Change

Throughout history. social and intellectual crises have given rise to compelling suggestions for reform steeped in various progressive sensibilities. For example. within the discipline of criminology -- particularly during the 1980's and 1990's -- a number of unconventional theoretical perspectives emerged that sought to challenge many of the assumptions embedded within its own mainstream discourse..

The Guardians of the Fallen Kingdom

J.R.R. Tolkien was trying to learn Serbian language in order to read Serbian epic poems in the original. These were the poems about great heroes from the Serbian past (Czar Lazar. King Marko. Karageorge..

Jensen 2e Coursepoint, Text

This package contains the following products:

  • 9781608310944 Lippincott Nursing Health Assessment Video Series
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Energy Justice in a Changing Climate

Energy justice is one of the most critical. and yet least developed. concepts associated with sustainability. Much has been written about the sustainability of low carbon energy systems and policies - with an emphasis on environmental..

Central Park Rendezvous (Romancing America

Welcome to the Big Apple where four generations of heroes find a love that never ends. Home from Afghanistan. Sean Wolfe is avoiding his dreams. Will Jamie Russo and an old coin give him new hope..

The Local Group as an Astrophysical Laboratory

The Local Group of galaxies consists of the Milky Way and all of its neighbours. The proximity of these galaxies allows for detailed studies of the processes that have led to their formation. structures..