In this stunningly creative debut. Nicole Castroman reimagines the origins of history s most infamous pirate Blackbeard and tells the story of the girl who captured his heart and then broke it..
In this entertaining and groundbreaking book. Dr. Paul Pimsleur. creator of the renowned Pimsleur Method. the world leader in audio-based language learning. shows how anyone can learn to speak a foreign language..
Always a good price with quality selections. the Fourth Edition of Gwynn's Literature: A Pocket Anthology continues that tradition. Organized chronologically with a thematic appendix and streamlined apparatus..
Excerpt from Treatise on Maritime Law The object of the following work is to embody the principles of tho Maritime Law. upon the subjects which it embraces. In stating doctrines. the author has freely employed the very language of the Reports..
"Rome's Executioner": the second instalment in the epic "Vespasian" series that chronicles the rise from humble origins of one man to fulfil his destiny as one of Rome's greatest Emperors..
'Please. sir. I want some more.' "Oliver Twist" sent out shock waves when it appeared in 1838. With a half-starved orphan for a hero. it was Dickens' first attempt to rouse the public conscience over the social evils of his day..
1930. the Isle of Dogs. 20-year-old Lily Bright works long hours on a market stall. selling furniture and bric-a-brac to make ends meet. When a handsome stranger turns up at the stall in search of a bargain..
Visual Basic 2010 offers a great deal of functionality in both tools and language. No one book could ever cover Visual Basic 2010 in its entirety--you would need a library of books..
The hand painted Limoges porcelain from the Paris decorating studio Atelier Le Tallec*TM. dating from 1930 through 2002. are displayed in over 490 vivid color photographs. Limoges bells. boxes. candlesticks..
A colourful stained glass style representation of the Christmas scene expressing contemplation and wonder. This high-quality art print is expertly produced to capture the vivid colour and exceptional detail of the original..
"This is what it means to love someone. This is what it means to grieve someone. It's a little bit like a black hole. It's a little bit like infinity."
Roald Dahl had an abiding love for and interest in nature. He kept notes about the habits of moles and foxes. the colour and song of birds and the different flowers. plants and berries that blossomed in the countryside around his home..
Over the last forty years or so academic interest in fashion has burgeoned. and. since the 1970s at least. attempts to define. analyse. and critically explain fashion phenomena have become vital areas of research and study in almost all disciplines within the humanities and social sciences..
About any life there are many stories that can be told: happy. sad. tragic. comic. Julia thinks she has her future mapped out. until the unexpected happens. and the life she planned is gone. Now it's up to her to decide: is she staring at a blank future..
Flight attendant Hester delivers stories that could only come from a man who "rides tin" for a living. Readers will hear about the passenger from hell..
There has been a tremendous increase in the breadth of application of Bayesian methods to problems in industry in the last twenty or so years. However. there are still very few books on the market that give guidance to the scientist..
For fans of "We Were Liars. " "The Girl on the Train. " and "Gone Girl. " this powerful psychological thriller with multiple mysteries is set against the backdrop of the megawealthy elite of New York City..
Furry friends meet photo booths in this quirky photography book that captures all the cute canine action when the leashes come off and the dogs are the star of the show. If dogs could take selfies. it might look something like "Tails from the Booth..
Bella and Edward find themselves facing new obstacles. including a devastating separation. the mysterious appearance of dangerous wolves roaming the forest in Forks..
From the award-winning. internationally acclaimed author ("One of the greatest writers of the age." "The Guardian"): a young Holocaust survivor. wounded in body and spirit. takes his first steps toward creating a new life for himself in the newly established state of Israel..
"Strength in What Remains" recounts the remarkable experiences of Deo. a medical student from Burundi who narrowly survived two genocides. first in his own country..
REAL LIFE NOTES is a mentoring guide for new graduates and twentysomethings. especially for career. but also for perspective. relationships and the parents..
Providing the inspiration and source material for the upcoming HBO series produced by Academy Awardwinning director Martin Scorsese and Emmy Awardwinning screenwriter Terence Winter..
Paleo slow cooker recipes make it easy to eat delicious meals while living a healthy lifestyle. Are you tired of eating the same Paleo meals everyday. Would you like for your food to be quick to prepare and waiting for you when you're ready to eat..
From the "New York Times" bestselling author of "The Bedding Proposal" comes a seductive new novel about the most devilishly dangerous men in London...
When Lady Esme Byron happens upon a gorgeous naked man sleeping beside a secluded country lake..
James Procter's introduction places Hall's work within its historical. cultural. and theoretical contexts. providing a clear guide to his key ideas and influences. as well as his critics and his intellectual legacy..
Techniques in Revision Hip and Knee Arthroplasty is the one authoritative volume that gives you an efficient. problem-based approach to revision arthroplasty of both the hip and knee. Dr. Giles Scuderi and other leading experts from North America and Western Europe present their favored surgical procedures and post-surgical management strategies in this straightforward..
"A child bornin the plague year of 1348. abandonedand raised within the oppressive walls of a convent. Alice Perrers refused to take the veil. convinced that a greater destiny awaited her.Ambitious and quick witted..
How do people with the label of learning difficulties challenge disabling environments. what role can professionals play in supporting such challenges. how do self-advocacy groups contribute to disability politics and the development of theories of disability..
In today's competitive banking industry. institutional banking is attracting greater interest. Under the globalization umbrella. inter-bank business is undergoing dynamic change and is transcending the boundaries of traditional correspondent banking..
In 1946 Roy Farrell and Syd de Kantzow's beloved. battered wartime DC-3 touched down in Shanghai for the first time. On board was a cargo of morning coats and toothbrushes from New York..
New from Mary Wine. the queen of sizzling. page-turning Scottish Historical romance
Passion flares between enemies
Two hotheaded Highlanders. the offspring of feuding lairds..
Forty years ago. Seth Rigal was a man to be feared - a serial strangler with a string of victims. Now nearly seventy and tormented by a lifetime of monstrous violence. Rigal lives on the verge of poverty and quietly waits for the death he knows he deserves..
English World takes account of the evolving digital environment in today's primary classroom. The DVD-ROM is the perfect tool to complement the English World print materials and enhance your pupils' learning experience..
The underground is a multi-faceted concept in African American culture. Peterson explores a variety of "underground" concepts at the intersections of African American literature and hip-hop culture. using Richard Wright..
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..
Sheet music selections from Michael John LaChiusa's Tony-nominated Broadway musical. This dazzling 1920s-flavored score was brought to life by an all-star original cast led by Toni Collette..
The Ninth Edition of Management Information Systems for the Information Age provides you the ultimate in flexibility to tailor content to the exact needs for your MIS or IT course..
Designed for beginning as well as experienced tarot readers. "Holistic Tarot "offers a fresh and easy-to-follow approach to the use of the tarot deck for tapping into subconscious knowledge and creativity..
When new ideas like chaos first move into the mathematical limelight. the early textbooks tend to be very difficult. The concepts are new and it takes time to find ways to present them in a form digestible to the average student..
This series of delightful storybooks is a flexible resource designed to help teachers engage and motivate young learners in the classroom - an ideal way to support children in the early stages of learning English..
Celebrate Tracy Chevalier's modern classic Girl With A Pearl Earring. featuring a gorgeous new edition illustrated with eight pages of Vermeer's masterworks. History and fiction merge seamlessly in this luminous novel about artistic vision and sensual awakening..
Out of sight of most Americans. global corporations like Nestle. Suez. and Veolia are rapidly buying up our local water sources-lakes. streams. and springs-and taking control of public water services. In their drive to privatize and commodify water..
Heather hasn't had very good luck with men. She has been hurt twice by two men she loved. She was emotionally broken by her first love. Rick. and now her husband..
Red Sonja has been untamed for 35 years. and along the way there have been some great artists who have helped make her one of the most successful heroines. Dynamite has created this very special book featuring Red Sonja and a selection of the exceptional artists who have depicted the She-Devil..
Dr Vogel came from a Swiss family where the secrets of herbalism were known and practised. From early childhood he was eager to learn about the healing powers of plants and bit by bit he collected and expanded the traditional and empirical knowledge of European folk-medicine..
A brand new DVD-ROM for use on interactive whiteboards in assemblies or classrooms. The Someone's Singing. Lord Singalong DVD-ROM allows you to teach songs and lyrics from the corresponding A
The War on Gold is a definitive study of the past. present. and future of the metal that Keynesian economists and political schemers have denounced as a barbarous relic..
Broken Genius is the first biography of William Shockley. founding father of Silicon Valley - one of the most significant and reviled scientists of the 20th century. Shockley won a Nobel Prize for inventing the transistor..
This distinctive edition of the third book in Veronica Roth's Divergent series features cover artwork from the major motion picture The Divergent Series: Allegiant. starring Shailene Woodley. Theo James..
Author Peter Seddon gives life to over five centuries of bizarre. macabre and sometimes hilarious criminal cases. You'll be gripped by tales of murder. intrigue..
First in a new series. From "New York Times" bestselling author Katie MacAlister comes a series about finding your own wonderland through one roadblock at a time.... Nothing about Alice Wood s life is normal right now..
"Multi-tasking. I'm a master." says Jane Bullivant. "I can stir fry. do my kids' algebra. plan Christmas and do my nails while sympathising over my friend's dead cat. "But this multi-tasking business has a large downside..
"Making Good Wine" has become the classic text on Australian and New Zealand winemaking. read and treasured by professional and amateur winemakers. students..
3 things to know about the focus of Dynamic Business Law. 2e: -Emphasis on ETHICAL DECISION-MAKING. In chapter 2. the authors introduce a framework for making ethical business decisions that students can use on a regular basis..
As a teacher of English as a foreign or second language. have you ever wished you knew more about your students' mother-tongues. Learner English is a practical reference book which compares the relevant features of the students' own languages with English..
Take a drive around the city in the police supercar. Suddenly you hear on the radio that someone has stolen a safe. Turn a corner and spot the crook trying to break into it and then chase after him in his pickup truck if he tries to get away..
Witness the shocking origin of Khan Noonien Singh from his earliest years through his rise to power during the epic Eugenics Wars Behold the events that led to his.
All our lives are made of moments. both simple and sublime. all of which in some way partake of the cultural moment. Fleda Brown is that rare writer who..
Lauren is crazy about dressage and can't wait to try it out for herself at Pony Camp - it'll be just like dancing with Lucky. her beautifully pony for the week..
One of history s most notorious assassinations sets the stage for a riveting tale of political intrigue. epic battle. and righteous retribution in a new novel of ancient Rome from #1 "New York Times" bestselling author Conn Iggulden..
Diagnoses of diabetes are on the rise across the UK. It is a chronic condition and living with it requires an understanding of what it is and how to treat it. With good advice and some understanding of what youre eating and the effect it has on your blood sugars..
A gargantuan edifice of stone and magic and ice stands over 700 feet in height. manned by the sworn brothers of the Night's Watch. and holding back the ominous darkness spreading across the north..
Blackie and Chloe. two best friends. decide to spend the summer after graduation backpacking through Europe. One is dark and boisterous. the other blond and quiet. Together..
If you are an absolute beginner or simply looking for a solid foundation to your Hungarian language studies for school. work or travel. this engaging course will help get you on your way to speaking..
Nothing says ?I love my e-gadget? quite like a bouquet of fresh blooming zinnias and maybe a big fat juicy kiss. Just don?t kiss the keypad ? ew.
The Toddy Microfiber Smartcloth eliminates dirt..
At a time when the poor math performance of American school children has labeled us a "nation of underachievers. " what can parents--often themselves daunted by the mysteries of mathematics--do to help their children..
'Healthy Habits: Wash and Clean' explains how keeping clean helps all animals to stay healthy. It explores the different ways in which animals wash their bodies. groom themselves and keep their teeth clean..
Animals and Why They Matter examines the barriers that our philosophical traditions have erected between human beings and animals and reveals that the too-often ridiculed subject of animal rights is an issue crucially related to such problems within the human community as racism..
Your portable resource for Arabic vocabulary Thematically organized into 66 subject areas. Harrap's Pocket Arabic Vocabulary provides thousands of essential terms and phrases that will quickly help you increase your word power..
Gated communities are a new "hot button" in many North American cities. From Boston to Los Angeles and from Miami to Toronto citizens are taking sides in the debate over whether any neighborhood should be walled and gated..
We meet many soul mates during our time on Earth. mothers. fathers. sisters. brothers. aunts. uncles. husbands. wives and lovers. but nothing prepares us for the meeting (or re-meeting) with our twin flame or twin soul..
Available for the first time in paperback. this follow-up to the phenomenally successful "Men Who Can't Love" tackles the issue of commitmentphobia. that persistent obstacle to truly satisfying contemporary relationships..
Why don't people in advertising like their jobs anymore. What is all this nonsense about the suddenly so-important "conversations" between a brand of butter and consumers..
This title features Mike Fallon: handsome and sexy as James Bond- lethal as Carlos the Jackal- and discrete as an air bubble to the heart. Collected for the first time..
Coloring is the perfect way to relax and unwind. Add a bit of subversive and irreverent humor and you have"Chill the F*ck Out" Beautiful scenes and abstract doodles are combined with irreverent quips like "Shit just got real" that will keep you laughing..
The #1 "New York Times" bestseller. now in paperback
The brutally honest breath of fresh air on "The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills. "known for her dramatic divorce. her barely there clothing. and her inability to keep her mouth shut..
This unique book of thirty-six spectacular houses and gardens--whose owners come from the worlds of fashion. music. art. and society--draws not only on stories that have appeared in the pages of "Vogue" and "Vogue" "Living" over the past two decades but also on images that have never before been published..
Your favorite characters have been given the POP treatment. Perfect for fans and collectors alike. Figures stands 3 3/4 inches and comes in a window display box..
Initially it was hard to accept. but Mallory's aunt was a channel for two spiritual entities. Mallory found the key to the padlock on desk drawer and discovered Cassie's "special project..
It is the summer of 1942 and what our historians have called the Incredible Victory in the Battle of Midway has become a horrendous disaster in the world..
This book is an introductory treatment to coastal and estuarine processes for earth scientists or engineers. Suitable for a first course on the subject. it covers water waves. surf zone hydrodynamics..
Relajate. desconecta y date el gusto de crear. Desde disenos de corte clasico. pasando por dibujos inspirados en la naturaleza o en diferentes estilos artisticos. hasta dibujos florales..
Acclaimed. "New York Times" best-selling author Adam Gidwitz delivers a captivating retelling of Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back like you've never experienced before. infusing the iconic..
In the first in a dazzling new series. New York Times bestselling author Lorraine Heath introduces the Hellions of Havisham three charismatic rogues destined to lose their hearts ..
A dark and compelling sequel to The Named. The Dark crackles with suspense and intrigue. Hell-bent on avenging the death of one of their best. the Order of Chaos gain the upper hand in their battle against the Guardians..
Are you considering starting a new business. Are you getting lost inside a sea of information online on how to write a business plan for your start-up business or company..
A biography of Daisy Bates. the woman who went to live in the South australian Desert in 1913. aged 54. The author. Julia Blackburn. finds the truth behind the stories written by Daisy from the Aborigines and whites who knew the woman during her time in the desert..
Mayada was born into a powerful Iraqi family. One grandfather fought alongside Lawrence of Arabia. The other is acclaimed as the first true Arab nationalist. Her uncle was Prime Minister for nearly 40 years..
In "Seven Ways We Lie." a chance encounter tangles the lives of seven high school students. each resisting the allure of one of the seven deadly sins. and each telling their story from their seven distinct points of view..
The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka is often cited as one of the seminal works of short fiction of the 20th century and is widely studied in colleges and universities across the western world- Elias Canetti described it as "one of the few great and perfect works of the poetic imagination written during this century..
'"Where dwell those creatures that are not man. no nor angel either." she recited. "Where do you think the monsters people used to believe in came from..
This book is an introduction to the field of asymptotic statistics. The treatment is both practical and mathematically rigorous. In addition to most of the standard topics of an asymptotics course..
Children will be inspired to tell their own stories with this wordless book. filled with engaging. colorful images that show all kinds of transportation from around the world. 16 pages in lap book size..
Diana Richardson is an expert on sex and affairs of the heart. Thirty years ago while living in India she began a tantric enquiry into the deeper nature of sex and love. These innocent steps turned out to be life-changing and the result is that today she is an authority on human sexuality..
Do you want to improve your French using a learning style that suits you. Why not Mind Map your way to fluency. Following the huge success of the Language Revolution Beginner level..
The dinosaur thinks he s much too tall. It s not easy being different Danny decides to cheer his friend up. and together they discover that being too tall might not be so bad after all..
University libraries around the world have embraced the possibilities of the digital learning environment. facilitating its use and proactively seeking to develop the provision of electronic resources and services..
Al Groh knows football. He has been a head pro coach with the Jets and a head coach in college at Wake Forest and Virginia. He was the ACC "Coach of the Year" twice..
This sturdy board book about shapes. with simple bright illustrations. is the perfect First Word books for very young children. They will discover all the basic shapes from circles to squares..