Talent Is Overrated

Expanding on a landmark cover story in "Fortune." a top journalist debunks the myths of exceptional performance. Colvin has expanded his article with much more scientific background and real-world examples..

Ultimate Doll Book

From the dawn of doll-making to the playthings of today. this delightful treasury offers detailed information on more than four hundred dolls. Spanning two centuries and including every type of doll -- wax..

Burning Marguerite

Awakening on a cold winter morning to find the body of his ninety-four-year-old "Tante" Marguerite Deo lying dead outside his cabin. carpenter James Jack must confront the mystery of her death and the secrets that have impacted his own life..

A Short History of the Etruscans

Of all civilizations of the ancient Mediterranean. it is perhaps the Etruscans who hold the greatest allure. This is because. unlike their Greek and Latin neighbours. the Etruscans left behind no textual sources..

The Synchronicity Key

Unlock the key to a universal life-force with the companion volume to the "New York Times" bestseller "The Source Field Investigations" In "The Source Field Investigations..

Someplace to Be Flying

Now in trade paperback. one of the classics of Charles de Lint's Newford sequence that infuses modern urban life with ancient myths and mysteries- with the magic of art. friendship..

Handling Edna

In this unauthorised biography. acquired for an unprecedented advance and in spectacular secrecy. long-time manager and the man who was there from the very beginning..

Art Needlework and Embroidery Transfers 1870-1970

Molly Proctor. notable collector of historical needlework and author of Needlework Tools and Accessories: A Collectors' Guide and Victorian Canvas Work: Berlin Wool Work has now turned her attention to the hitherto neglected field of needlework stitched from printed transfers..

Scarlet Ibis

Longlisted for the 2015 Carnegie Medal. Red asks. 'Will we always be together.' 'Always.' I say. 'Just you and me in that little boat. watching the scarlet ibis flying back to the Caroni Swamp.' Scarlet's used to looking after her brother..

Sketches and Snapshots

Excerpt from Sketches and Snapshots "Mamma. are Tories born wicked. or do they grow wicked afterwards." "My dear. they are born wicked. and grow worse." Ex oribus parvulorum..

CCNA Complete Guide 2nd Edition

CCNA Complete Guide 2nd Edition covers the syllabus of the latest CCNA 640-802 Exam. Written with the mindset to become the best CCNA self-study guide ever. it contains all the theory and practical knowledge that an accomplished CCNA must obtain to ace both the CCNA exam and the challenging real-life working environments..

Real Social Science

Real Social Science presents a new. hands-on approach to social inquiry. The theoretical and methodological ideas behind the book. inspired by Aristotelian phronesis. represent an original perspective within the social sciences..

Correct Your French Blunders

This is a witty. fast-paced guide to eliminating those annoying and frustrating French bloopers. Mixing genders. inverting subjects and objects. and trusting false cognates are just a few of the blunders English-speaking French-language learners commonly make..

How to Hear Your Angels

"How to Hear Your Angels" is a step-by-step manual on how to clearly receive messages from your angels and guides. The material was culled from Doreen Virtue's best-selling book "Messages from Your Angels" and from her workshops..

Cinderella, or the Little Glass Slipper

"Do not stay past midnight. If you remain at the ball a minute longer. your coach will again become a pumpkin."

Initially published in 1697. Charles Perrault's Cinderella is one of the most beloved and widely known fairy tales..

The Spirit of Pentecost

This monograph shows that Australian Pentecostalism exhibits distinctive elements that do not fit accepted historical and sociological theories. Chant shows that the movement's major contribution to Australian Christianity lies in its rekindling of an openness to experiential religion..

Dwelling in the Land

If you struggle with same-sex attraction. or know someone who does. then this book is for you. Some Christians who think of themselves as "gay" have sought healing and sexual re-orientation..

A Long Lunch

A host of memories from Simon Hoggart's forty-plus years in journalism. Simon reveals what Alan Clark said about Melvyn Bragg. what really happened at the Lady Chatterley trial..

The Soul Midwives' Handbook

Soul Midwives. a movement begun by Felicity Warner. has changed the face of modern holistic and spiritual palliative care in the UK and abroad. Soul Midwives are holistic and spiritual companions to the dying..

Equine Health and Emergency Management

Equine Health and Emergency Management is intended for the learner to be able to understand and implement actions to improve the health and wellness of horses in their care. The series of chapters flow from horsemanship and responsibility to guidelines for health and maintenance..

Picture Cook: See. Make. Eat.

"Really great graphic" --Mark Bittman. The New York Times "An ingenious cookbook" --Mark Wilson. Fast Company: Design Recipes Without Reading With illustrations instead of text..

Champion (Legend Novels

The explosive finale to Marie Lu s "New York Time"s bestselling LEGEND trilogy perfect for fans of THE HUNGER GAMES and DIVERGENT. He is a Legend.She is a Prodigy.Who will be Champion..

The Kings of the Race of Eibhear

Due to the very old age and scarcity of this book. many of the pages may be hard to read due to the blurring of the original text..

Financial Services Regulation in Europe

This book outlines the financial services regulatory framework in 42 countries in Europe. Contributors from leading commercial law firms across the region provide a clear explanation of the relevant regulatory bodies and their powers..

Happy Easter, Davy

When Davy and his younger siblings learn that the Easter Bunny brings presents and colored eggs to children. they decide to find the bunny and ask him to bring them gifts too. When the Easter Bunny is nowhere to be found..

The Forgotten Fifties

From the pages of Look. the magazine that defined the fifties. comes a photographic portrayal of the dynamic era that sparked a transformation in America's political and cultural identity..


Oil production rates are declining in many areas of the globe because the easily accessible oil has already been extracted and drilling new wells is increasingly expensive. At the same time. the global demand for oil increases every year..

The UK 45 RPM Sleeves

Welcome to the wonderful world of British 45 rpm record company sleeves. This impeccable reference book features over 900 sleeves dating from when the 7 inch record was introduced in the UK at the end of 1952..

OSCE Stations for Medical Finals

OSCE Stations for Medical Finals Book 1 is the first of an exciting series of books promoting a new approach to OSCE circuits. The aim of this new title is to prepare you for finals with common case-based scenarios that provide a broad cover of the curriculum..

The Road to Recovery

Renowned economist Andrew Smithers offers prescriptive advice and economic theory on avoiding the next financial crisisIn The Road to Recovery. Andrew Smithers--one of a handful of respected economists to have accurately predicted the most recent global financial crisis--argues that the neoclassical consensus governing global economic decision-making must be revised in order to avoid the next financial collapse..

King Bongo

After a 1957 New Year's Eve bombing at Havana's famed Tropicana nightclub. renegade Cuban-American King Bongo embarks on a dangerous search for the culprits and for his sister..

Painting Watercolor Flowers That Glow

A Celebration of Light Light has the power to make an ordinary flower extraordinary. Inside. Jan Kunz shares simple. step-by-step techniques for capturing that celebrated "glow" in watercolor..

The Choice

#1 New York Times bestseller Nicholas Sparks turns his unrivaled talents to a new tale about love found and lost. and the choices we hope we'll never have to make.

Travis Parker has everything a man could want: a good job..

The Wisdom of Maati

INTRODUCTION TO MAAT PHILOSOPHY: Spiritual Enlightenment Through the Path of Virtue Known as Karma Yoga in India. the teachings of MAAT for living virtuously and with orderly wisdom are explained and the student is to begin practicing the precepts of Maat in daily life so as to promote the process of purification of the heart in preparation for the judgment of the soul..

Puck's Yule Fagot - Scholar's Choice Edition

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..

Back Bay

Meet the Pratt clas. Driven men. Determined women. Through six turbulent generations. they would pursue a lost Paul Revere treasure. And turn a family secret into an obsession that could destroy them..

Mighty Avengers

With most of Earth's heroes off-planet in the Infinity war. it's down to the planet's remaining heroes to defend it from the threat of Thanos and his lieutenants..

Race Against the Clock! Secret Agent Activity Book

Which wire to cut on the ticking time bomb. How to figure out the password that will clear the checkpoint or open the safe. This activity book is loaded with 27 exciting espionage-related puzzles..

Our New Interests

Excerpt from Our New Interests: An Address at the University of California. on Charter Day. March 23. 1900 At the celebration of Charter Day. the President of the University. Dr. Benjamin Ide Wheeler..

Thorn Queen

A rising urban fantasy star and a "New York Times"-bestselling author returns with her second novel featuring the half human/half fairy shaman. Eugenie Markham. Original..

50 Baby Bootees to Knit

Zoe Mellor is back with a dazzling array of baby footwear to fit boys and girls from newborn to nine months. Featuring four main styles - cuffed. sandal. slipper and shoe - here are designs to delight the most discerning tot-mohair..

The Killing Trap

The Killing Trap offers a comparative analysis of the genocides. politicides and ethnic cleansings of the twentieth century. which are estimated to have cost upwards of forty million lives. The book seeks to understand both the occurrence and magnitude of genocide..


Humility is the most overlooked teaching of Jesus Christ. In this book Andrew Murray explores how essential humility is to the understanding and practice of Christianity..

Little Circus Baby Journal

During the first year of a baby's life so many exciting things happen that are worth remembering. In this baby journal parents can write down and save everything that makes this time so special..

Werewolves of Shade

From Tim O'Rourke #1 bestselling author of 'The Kiera Hudson Series' comes 'Werewolves of Shade' a werewolf romance with a twist. When the entire population of Shade go missing..

Sepp Holzer's Permaculture

Sepp Holzer farms steep mountainsides in Austria 1.500 meters above sea level. His farm is an intricate network of terraces. raised beds. ponds. waterways and tracks..

Darth Paper Strikes Back

The hilarious. clever. and much-anticipated follow-up to the breakout hit. "The Strange Case of Origami Yoda." It is a dark time at Ralph McQuarrie Middle School. After suffering several Origami Yoda-related humiliations..

Star Trek

""Are you willing to settle for an ordinary life.or do you think you were meant for something better. something special.""

One grew up in the cornfields of Iowa. fighting for his independence..

50 Best Modern Classics Bookmark

Magnetic and matt-laminated bookmark. printed on both sides with pictorial listings of arguably the most popular modern classic novels to read of all time. Can you tick them all of your list..

DC Batman Dorbz - Killer Croc

These pint-sized rascals will weasel their way into your heart as surely as they'll find their way onto your shelf. The Batman Killer Croc Dorbz Vinyl Figure measures approximately 3-inches tall..

The Hobbymen

Sister Liliana has not been having the best of days. Between running away from the convent and then being thrown into a desolate prison. she has started to lose hope of having a fun Wednesday..

Angel Birthdays

When Gracie and Jake's Grandma passes away. these children come up with a brilliant plan to help them grieve and celebrate their grandma's life--to host an Angel Birthday Party to celebrate their grandma's angel birthday..

Pierre-Auguste Renoir

Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919) is one of the most famous French impressionist painters. Influenced in his early works by Raphael. and creator of more than 6.000 paintings..


The #1 "New York Times "Bestselling Series

In this third book in Marissa Meyer's bestselling Lunar Chronicles series. Cinder and Captain Thorne are fugitives on the run..

Ecology and the Literature of the British Left

Premised on the belief that a social and an ecological agenda are compatible. this collection offers readings in the ecology of left and radical writing from the Romantic period to the present..

Allegro de Concierto, Capricho Espanol and Other Works for Solo Piano

Features "A la cubana. " Op. 36- "Allegro de concierto. " Op. 46- "Capricho espanol. " Op. 39- "Dos danzas espanoles. " Op. 37- "Dos Impromptus- El pelele- Marche militaire. " Op. 38-" Moresque y Cancion arabe- Ochos valses poeticos- Seis piezas sobre cantos populares espanoles-" and the composer's own transcription of the "Intermezzo" from his opera "Goyescas..

Very Big Cat Class 6

Collins Big Cat is a guided reading series for ages 4-7 edited by Cliff Moon. Top children's authors and illustrators have created fiction and non-fiction books that your children will love to read..

Men's Size Large Gray Tee

Chronicle Gear Think fun. stylish. hip. Think Chronicle Books...clothing and accessories.No longer limited to the bookshelf. Chronicle's playful design can now be found in T-shirts..

The Choice

Travis Parker has everything a man could want: a good job- loyal friends- his dream home in small-town North Carolina. In full pursuit of the good life. he believes that a serious relationship with a woman would only cramp his style..

Moon Istanbul

This Trip of a Lifetime will leave you with a new sense of wonder -- and some great stories to share. Over its 8.000-year history. Turkey's crown jewel has won the hearts of emperors and sultans..

ROI for Technology Projects

This is the first book focusing on the ROI for technology investments written by a technology executive for technology decision makers with the support and guidance of the foremost authority in the discipline of Return on Investment..

In the Kingdom of Ice

The age of exploration was drawing to a close. yet the mystery of the North Pole remained. Contemporaries described the pole as the 'unattainable object of our dreams'. and the urge to fill in this last great blank space on the map grew irresistible..

Camel Rider

Adam and his family live comfortably in a compound with other foreigners who work in the Middle East. When war breaks out and all foreigners try to escape. Adam runs away in an effort to save his dog..

Die Naturwissenschaftliche Fakultat [GER]

Excerpt from Die Naturwissenschaftliche Fakultat: Der Universitat Cordoba in Sudamerika Die Universitat Cordoba in der Argentinischen Republik. ein altes von den Jesuiten gegrundetes Institut..

Sword's Edge

Countless artists have painted Robert E. Howard's characters through the years. but none have done so more brilliantly than legendary Spanish painter Manuel Perez Clemente Sanjulian..

Analytic Number Theory

"Analytic Number Theory" presents some of the central topics in number theory in a simple and concise fashion. It covers an amazing amount of material..

Top 25 Basketball Skills, Tips, and Tricks

LeBron James dribbles around defenders before flying in the air for a thunderous dunk. Kobe Bryant watches the game clock tick down to one second before firing a game-winning jump shot..

How to Talk about Books You Haven't Read

In this mischievous book. a #3 bestseller in France thats racking up press coverage and rights sales around the world. literature professor Bayard contends that in this age of infinite publication..

The Nanny Diaries

WANTED: One young woman to take care of four-year-old boy. Must be cheerful. enthusiastic. and selfless--bordering on masochistic. Must relish sixteen-hour shifts with a deliberately nap-deprived preschooler..

The Book of Jubilees

This is a new (2011) easy-to-read translation by ancient languages scholar Dr. A. Nyland and is NOT one of the many century-old public domain translations NOR is it a reworded public domain version..

Bird Care

Bird Care: Keeping Happy and Healthy Congo African Grey Parrots - paperback edition.106 pages. colored glossy cover. full color interior. If you don't own yet a bird and you want to purchase one..

Angeles High Country Trail Map

2006. Shaded relief map. folded. printed on waterproof and tear resistant material. Scale 1:63360 (1 inch represents 1 mile) and contour interval 80 feet. The area is high up in the Angeles National Forest..

Ominous Choices

With over 10 million copies sold in the series. Left Behind: The Kids is a favorite of readers ages 10-14. Each book follows a group of teens who were "left behind" when other friends and family members were taken to heaven by God in the Rapture..

Marshmallow Earbuds White

The JVC Marshmallow inner-ear headphones feature a secure and comfortable-fitting body with small and medium memory foam earpieces to provide superior sound isolation from background sound..

My Samsung Galaxy S III

This text is a must-have companion for every Samsung Galaxy S III user. It is packed with tips. lists. and quick solutions to the problems users are most likely to encounter.


Philip Selznick

Philip Selznick's wide-ranging writings engaged with fundamental questions concerning society. politics. institutions. law. and morals. Never confined by a single discipline or approach..

Business Contracts Kit for Dummies

If you think that hard work and good decision-making are the only keys to running a successful business. think again. Although these issues are critical in any business endeavor. in reality it is the paperwork that is key to creating and maintaining your business..

The Bat Boy and His Violin

Reginald loves to create beautiful music on his violin. But Papa. manager of the Dukes. the worst team in the Negro National League. needs a bat boy. not a "fiddler". and traveling with the Dukes doesn't leave Reginald much time for practicing..

Judy Blume's Fudge Set

Fans young and old will laugh out loud at the irrepressible wit of Peter Hatcher. the hilarious antics of mischievous Fudge. and the unbreakable confidence of know-it-all Sheila Tubman..

Enchanted Forest : An Inky Quest

Fall under the spell of the #1 New York Times Bestseller

This magical coloring book by Johanna Basford takes colorists through an enchanted forest to discover what lies in the castle..

Building Lean Supply Chains with the Theory of Constraints

Innovative strategies for building and managing the supply chain using Lean and the Theory of Constraints (TOC) With an emphasis on systems thinking. Building Lean Supply Chains with the Theory of Constraints uniquely integrates TOC with Lean..

The Races of Man

Excerpt from The Races of Man: And Their Geographical Distribution Inclination without some form of external pressure is insufficient to induce an author to publish a handbook. for though completeness is essential..

Conscious Awakening

A different realm exists just outside the limited perceptions of our physical selves. Learning to access the unseen side of the universe opens us up to boundless possibilities. but few people learn to navigate its mysteries..

Warrior Wisdom

In his earlier books. Grandmaster Kazumi Tabata distills for Western readers the essence of famous Asian martial arts classics such as "The Hagakure" and "The Heart of Sutra" providing martial artists and anyone seeking success in life with the means to access the invaluable secrets of these works with maximum practicality to overcome obstacles in their path..

Hand of the Morningstar

In the climactic conclusion to The Hand of the Morningstar. the Morningstar makes his intentions known for the planet. In the ultimate test of his powers and faith. Michael Tempe must face the Hand of the Morningstar..

Founding an Empire on India's North-eastern Frontiers, 1790-1840

This study is a richly detailed historical work of the unsettled half-century from the 1790s to the 1830s when the British East India Company strove to establish control of the colonial north-eastern frontiers spanning the River Brahmaputra to the Burmese border..

Frgments - Scholar's Choice Edition

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..

Creating Enlightened Organizations

There is a growing movement to incorporate faith and spirituality in the workplace. to do things better. to utilize all the human capabilities of employees. and to truly revolutionize the role of business in the world..

The Land of Stories : Beyond the Kingdoms

Fairy tales are just the beginning.

The Masked Man is on the loose in the Land of Stories. and it's up to Alex and Conner Bailey to stop him... except Alex has been thrown off the Fairy Council..

Managing Tourism in South Africa

This book will be a complete synthesis of tourism management as taught at universities of technology and universities. It will have a distinctly southern African flavour and make use of local examples to illustrate key concepts..