Health, Risk, and Adversity

Research on health involves evaluating the disparities that are systematically associated with the experience of risk. including genetic and physiological variation. environmental exposure to poor nutrition and disease..

The Rise and Fall of Intelligence

This sweeping history of the development of professional. institutionalized intelligence examines the implications of the fall of the state monopoly on espionage today and beyond..

Kitty Kitty Bang Bang

Caro Lamont-pet therapist-and her cousin Melinda Langston-owner of The Bow Wow Boutique-pamper the kitties and pooches of Laguna Beach's elites. Unfortunately. their human clients keep turning up dead..

Mrs Pepperpot Stories: 3-in-1

Classic stories featuring one of the best-loved characters of all time. Life isn't always easy for Mrs Pepperpot. She never knows quite what size she's going to be from one moment to the next..

Sex, Lies, and Headlocks

"Current fans and recovering Hulkamaniacs alike should find [Sex. Lies. and Headlocks] as gripping as the Camel Clutch." --"Maxim
Sex. Lies. and Headlocks is the ultimate behind-the-scenes look at the backstabbing..

Buddhist Monastic Life

This book provides a brief yet detailed account of the ideal way of life prescribed for Buddhist monks and nuns in the Pali texts of the Theravada school of Buddhism. The author describes the way in which the Buddha's disciples institutionalized his teachings about such things as food..

Sixteenth-Century Poetry

This fully-annotated anthology of sixteenth-century English verse features generous selections from the canonical poets. alongside judicious selections from lesser-known authors..

The Antelope of Africa

This is the definitive field guide to The antelope of Africa. This book conveys their conservation status. threats and risks for survival. distribution ranges. habitat requirements..

Psychology for South Australia Stage 2

Psychology for South Australia Stage 2 along with Psychology for South Australia Stage 1 offers students and teachers a comprehensive approach to this course for South Australian senior students..

The Neurology of Consciousness

The second edition of The Neurology of Consciousness is a comprehensive update of this ground-breaking work on human consciousness. the first book in this area to summarize the neuroanatomical and functional underpinnings of consciousness by emphasizing a lesional approach offered by the study of neurological patients..


To read Exodus is to encounter God. The book is about the mercy. justice. holiness. and glory of almighty God. who rules history by his sovereign power..

The Hindu Experience

A balanced. factual and culturally sensitive examination of Hinduism for Key Stage 3 Religious Studies. The Seeking Religion series has titles for each of the main world religions..

The Sprouted Kitchen

Sprouted Kitchen food blogger Sara Forte showcases 100 tempting recipes that take advantage of fresh produce. whole grains. lean proteins. and natural sweeteners--with vivid flavors and seasonal simplicity at the forefront..

Cuentos Cruzados [Spanish]

Cuentos Cruzados es una coleccion de 15 cuentos de estructura cruzada: microrrelatos entrelazados hasta formar cuentos cortos. cada uno de ellos puede desfragmentarse y aun asi vehicular una historia de fondo..

The Photoshop CS Book for Digital Photographers

This update is so important. because if there was ever a version of Photoshop that was aimed at digital photographers. Photoshop CS is it. and "The Photoshop CS Book for Digital Photographers" by Scott Kelby (Editor of Photoshop User magazine) once again breaks new ground by doing something for digital photographers that's never been done before--it cuts through the bull and shows you exactly "how to do it..

The Republic in Danger

This is an open access title available under the terms of a CC BY-NC-ND 3.0 International licence. It is free to read at Oxford Scholarship Online and offered as a free PDF download from OUP and selected open access locations..

A Gathering of Crows

Brinkley Springs is a quiet little town. Some say the town is dying. They don't know how right they are. Five mysterious figures are about to pay a visit to Brinkley Springs..

My Little Pony : Twilight Sparkle and the Crystal Heart Spell

Twilight Sparkle is a very special Pony and a loyal apprentice of Princess Celestia. Twilight Sparkle's life has been turned upside down by recent exciting events in Ponyville. so she sets off for the Crystal Empire to get advice from her former foalsitter..

The Ride of Your Life (You're Invited to a Creepover

Gabby gets her fair share of frights at a country carnival in this spooky Creepover tale. Adventurous Gabby Carter is excited to visit her best friend Sydney in Sydney's new town in Iowa. Gabby is wondering what they're going to do..

Basho and the Dao

Although haiku is well known throughout the world. few outside Japan are familiar with its precursor. haikai (comic linked verse). Fewer still are aware of the role played by the Chinese Daoist classics in turning haikai into a respected literary art form..


Auras are magickal fields and energies that surround us. are part of us. and which suffuse the world in which we live. Gaining an ability to sense them. to understand them. and to be able to work with them is like gaining a new ability to see and live in the world..

Tips for Better Baking

Lucy Young provides expert advice on everything you need to know to become a better baker. This handy reference will show you how to make the perfect cake and includes a q

Beginning Drumset Course, Level 1

This inspiring three-volume instructional series teaches you to play the drums using carefully selected beats and fills from hit songs that shaped modern music. Level 1 teaches you to play with over two dozen authentic rock beats and fills by legendary drummers..

Cart Full of Husk

NK Sondhi interviewed both Muslims and Hindus whose families experienced the Partition of India in 1947. The toll on the people of India when forced to flee to the newly formed countries created chaos which lead to the unthinkable behaviour of many people..

Second Hand Spaces

"At vacant sites. second hand spaces draw on the atmosphere. the traces. the remains. and the history of their previous uses. Their actors develop an individual aesthetic out of the site that stands out due to its simplicity and improvised quality..

Blue Note: Uncompromising Expression

Released to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the coolest and best- known label in jazz. this book celebrates over seven decades of extraordinary music from a company that has stayed true to its founders commitment to Uncompromising Expression..


Spring is in bloom Wildflowers is the latest book in Ruth Heller's bestselling Designs for Coloring series. this time featuring beautiful illustrations of wildflowers to color..

How to Make Money Online

HOW TO MAKE MONEY ONLINE: Learn how to make money from home with my step-by-step plan to build a $5.000 per month passive income website portfolio (based on building 10 websites that make at least $500 per month each)..

Civil Liberties

Six types of execution are practiced in the industrialized world. torture is openly sanctioned by the US. and infringements of people's civil liberties..

The Relax Deck: 50 Meditations

These days in the quest to calm the body. mind. and soul. finding the time to relax can be a real challenge. In the spirit of the popular Learn to Relax and Learn to Meditate books come these 50 beautifully illustrated cards in soothing colors designed to ease and refresh an exhausted mind..

Oxford Reading Tree Songbirds

Julia Donaldson has captivated children all over the world with her lively and engaging stories. Songbirds Phonics have been carefully created by Julia to support children who are learning to read and are used in schools to inspire a love of reading..


God never intended for prayer to be a spiritual chore on your daily to-do list. Connected. unpacks the purpose and nature of prayer as God intends it to be. Awaken to prayer as the key to wholeness and power..

Elephant Manicure Set

Everything needed for great nail care all stored in an adorable elephant case.Styles vary and ship randomly at this time.


Marketing That Matters

Award-winning marketers Chip Conley and Eric Friedenwald-Fishman prove that 'marketing' is not a dirty word it is key to advancing both the value and values of any business. They offer a thorough and practical guide to selling what you do..

The Religion of the Peacock Angel

Based in Iraq. Syria and Turkey. the Yezidi people claim their religion - a unique combination of Christian. Islamic. and historical faiths - to be the oldest in the world. Yezidi identity centres on their religion..


Can you picture yourself crocheting. Crocheting is a fun activity that is easy to learn and requires only a ball of yarn and a crochet hook to practice..

Finance and Accounting for Nonfinancial Managers

This is an outstanding presentation of the fundamental tools and techniques of financial analysis essential to success in any business or nonprofit organization. In the current environment of cut-throat competition..

Windows 10 Simplified

Learn Windows 10 quickly and painlessly with this beginner's guide

"Windows 10 Simplified" is your absolute beginner's guide to the ins and outs of Windows..

A Wild Ride Up the Cupboards

"Edward is nearly four years old when he begins his slow. painful withdrawal from the world. For those who love him -- his father. Jack. and mother. Rachel. pregnant with their third child -- the transformation of their happy..

When Lightning Strikes

During a magical storm. romance writer Alaina Costanza is hurled back in time. into the Western world of her latest novel. There she is kidnapped by her own character. a ruthless outlaw known only as Killian..

The Business of Being Made

The Business of Being Made is the first book to critically analyze assisted reproductive technologies (ARTs) from a transdisciplinary perspective integrating psychoanalytic and cultural theories..

Lumbosacral and Pelvic Procedures

Lumbosacral and Pelvic Procedures provides a comprehensive review of the evaluation. diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the lumbosacral and pelvic regions. The contributors discuss distinctive anatomy and radiographic patterns and emphasize minimally invasive techniques for the treatment of lumbosacral disorders..

A Good Handful

From Shakespeare's sonnets to Japanese Haikus. we all know that poetry is the literature of love. But do the poets have lustier moments. Do they ever think about sex. In this collection. New Zealand's most well loved poets give a great grunt in the affirmative..

Protest Against God

The Hebrew Bible contains many examples of protest or complaint against God. There are classic cases in the psalms of individual lament. but we find the same attitude in community complaint psalms..

Social Deviance

Social Deviance offers a collection of readings that span the topic of deviance from a variety of sources. including professional journals. newspapers and magazines. books..


A "Wall Street Journal" and "Booklist" Best Mystery of 2012ABest Science Fiction Book of 2012 -- "The Guardian""GeekDad"'s Best Adult Fiction of 2012 --Wired..

Pasos 1

Pasos. along with Contatti and Facon de Parler. has been a huge success over the last decade with the book regularly appearing in the top 30 non-fiction bestsellers in the autumn. A second edition of Pasos 1 with updating and references to the Internet and modern technology appeared in 2001..

The Way Cool License Plate Book

Everywhere you go you see vanity plates. The best of them are those that make you think and then reward you with a good laugh. Now there is a book that captures all the fun and excitement of vanity plates from across North America..

Robertson's Practical English-Thai Dictionary

This is a new edition of this popular dictionary. The content has been thoroughly updated and expanded. and is now presented in a clear double-column layout. The rendering of each word and phrase in the familiar roman alphabet has been completely revised..


Sageman portrays profiles of warriors. their women. and combat in the Vietnam War..

Treat Me Like Dirt

Treat Me Like Dirt captures the personalities that drove the original Toronto punk scene. This is the first book to document the histories of the Diodes. Viletones. and Teenage Head. along with other bands (B - Girls..


This book provides a comprehensive and unique overview of elections and voting in Canada from Confederation to the recent spate of minority governments. Its principal argument is that the Canadian political landscape has consisted of long periods of hegemony of a single party and/or leader (dynasties)..


Now available on audio--the bestselling series that shows how God can redeem seemingly hopeless relationships. When Laura Baxter Jacobs finds out that her husband is involved in an adulterous relationship and wants a divorce..

The Lopsided Ape

What is it that allows human beings to think the way we do. What enables us to communicate with one another through the use of speech. Is the difference between Homo sapiens and other apes simply a matter of degree or are we unique and discontinuous from other species..


Karigan G'ladheon was a regular girl until she stumbled across a dying man. There were two arrows embedded in his back. and wherever his horse was taking him. he was going to die before they got there..

Battle of the Bulge

Merriam Press Military Monograph 151. Fourth Edition (January 2013). Presents 20 articles by veterans and historians on the German Ardennes Offensive in December 1945 and the Allied response..

Core Performance Women

A world-class trainer to high-profile athletes showcases his breakthrough core-strength program for women who are serious about performing better in all aspects of their lives..

Banished Love

Free-Spirited... Clarissa Sullivan dreams for more from life than sipping tepid tea in stifling parlors in Victorian Boston. She defies her family's wishes..

Star Trek: Volume 9

The crew of the new Star Trek film franchise encounters the classic Trek villain Q for the first time in this galaxy-spanning adventure developed in association with screenwriter/producer Roberto Orci..

A Manual of Spanish Art and Literature

Excerpt from A Manual of Spanish Art and Literature This little manual grew out of a want felt by the writer in her experience as a teacher. - viz.. that of light and interesting sketches of the famous men of art and letters whose genius has filled the civilized world with their immortal renown..

The New Vampire's Handbook

Being turned into a vampire is the easy part. Actually becoming a vampire is far more difficult. In today's world of vampire-obsessed pop culture. misinformation abounds. A newly turned vampire who looks to movies and novels for answers to everlasting life's questions will inevitably be reduced to a smoldering pile of dust..

Swallows and Amazons

For anyone who loves sailing and adventure. Arthur Ransome's classic Swallows and Amazons series stands alone. Originally published in the UK over a half century ago..

The Death of King Arthur

An immortal story of love. adventure. chivalry. treachery and death brought to new life for our times. The legend of King Arthur has retained its appeal and popularity through the ages: Mordred's treason..

The Mindfulness Coloring Book

#1 National Bestseller NPR Books Bestseller #1 "Boston Globe" Bestseller #1 "San Francisco Chronicle" Bestseller A fun and unique pocket-size coloring book designed to channel stress into relaxing..

The Death of Religion and the Rebirth of Spirit

We are all too aware of the endless variety of cruel and violent behaviour reported to us in our media-saturated world. We are reminded daily that in every corner of the world someone is suffering or dying at the hands of another..

The Great American Novel

In this ribald. richly imagined. and wickedly satiric novel. Roth turns baseball's status as national pastime and myth into an occasion for unfettered picaresque farce. replete with heroism and perfidy..

Collins Concise German Dictionary

The ideal reference for intermediate to advanced learners of German. with a unique 'German in Action' section offering a full guide to written and oral communication in German..

One Night for Love

Neville Wyatt. Earl of Kilbourne. awaits his new bride at the altar - when a ragged beggar woman races down the aisle instead. The cream of the ton see him stare. shocked. then declare that this is his late wife..

Dr. Seuss and Philosophy

Since Theodore Geisel published his first children's book in 1937 under the pseudonym Dr. Seuss. children and adults alike have been captivated by the charming and laconic tales of whimsical characters and imaginative worlds..

Assessing Psychological Trauma and PTSD

Since the initial publication of this volume. the field of traumatic stress studies has continued to grow at an unprecedented rate. The revised and expanded second edition now brings readers fully up to date on the most widely used approaches to assessing psychological trauma and PTSD..

Christmas Art Ideas

This is a great-value edition of this popular festive title in "Usborne's Art Ideas" series. packed with Christmassy ideas for painting. drawing. printing and making collages..

My Little Pony Playing Cards

Calling all My Little Pony fans. We've got a pack of playing cards for you. All your favorites and more are featured in this 52 image pack of 2.5 x 3.5 playing cards..

The Palace of Glass

An action-packed middle-grade fantasy with classic writing. a resourceful heroine. a host of magical creatures. and no shortage of narrow escapes for fans of "Story Thieves..

Corners of My Mind

In his fascinating memoirs. Peter Macdonald recounts many of the highlights of his interesting life. Although of Scottish heritage. Peter was born between two world wars in Arequipa. 7.000 feet up into the Andes..

Elvis - 2nd to None

Picking up where Elv1s - 30 #1 Hits (00306441) leaves off comes this great collection of 30 more of Elvis' biggest hits. Includes: Always on My Mind * An American Trilogy * Blue Suede Shoes * Don't Cry Daddy * I Forgot to Remember to Forget * I Got Stung * Kentucky Rain * Little Sister * Love Me * Memories * That's All Right * Viva Las Vegas * and more..

What a World Listening 1

What a World: Amazing Stories from Around the Globe. is a six-book series that explores many fascinating topics from around the world and across history. The stories in What a World cover a diverse range of high-interest topics..

The Guide Dog Mystery

The Aldens are going to visit a guide dog school -- but once they arrive. mysterious things start to happen. Benny sees strange lights in one of the dormitory rooms . . . and late one night. someone breaks into the kennel where the guide dogs are kept..

Spit And Passion

At 12 years old. Cristy C. Road was struggling between the balance of the traditions of a Cuban Catholic family and her newfound queer identity. Stuck in a world of mind-numbing suburban conformity..

The Expression of Information Structure

The book reports on the present state of the theoretical presentation. empirical investigation. psycholinguistic aspects and acquisition of information structure. and computation. It also provides descriptions of the information structural encoding strategies of individual languages of different types..

Lipstick Traces

Greil Marcus. author of "Mystery Train". widely acclaimed as the best book ever written about America as seen through its music. began work on this new book out of a fascination with the Sex Pistols: that scandalous antimusical group..

The Platform of Time

Taking family. friends and servants as her subjects. Virginia Woolf here presents a series of impressions of the people around her. And as she describes their lives - including an in-depth piece on her nephew Julian Bell..

The Little Alien

Six year-old Bob is curious when a new family move in next door to his house. but curiosity grows into excitement when he meets Janet and her pet cat. Hiss..

Basic Practice of Statistics

The Basic Practice of Statistics (BPS) is designed to give a working knowledge of the ideas and tools of practical statistics. Through accessible language and engaging examples and exercises based on real data..

Rockin' Rollers

Cars and rock 'n roll have always gone hand in hand. Whether it's a garage band piling into some decrepit rig to get to the next gig or a killer guitar riff blasting from a Mustang..


In this groundbreaking work. leading historian Felipe Fernandez-Armesto tells the story of our hemisphere as a whole. showing why it is impossible to understand North. Central. and South America in isolation without turning to the intertwining forces that shape the region..

In the Unlikely Event - Autographed Copy

In her highly anticipated new novel. Judy Blume. the "New York Times" # 1 best-selling author of "Summer Sisters" and of young adult classics such as "Are You There God. It's Me. Margaret. " creates a richly textured and moving story of three generations of families..

Childhood in Edwardian Fiction

The first book-length look at childhood in Edwardian fiction. this book challenges assumptions that the Edwardian period was simply a continuation of the Victorian or the start of the Modern..

Aunt Dimity and the Family Tree

The gentle spirit's sixteenth adventure is a "New York Times" bestseller and as "cozy and charming as a cup of Earl Grey" ( After a dizzying time Down Under. Lori Shepherd returns to Finch and finds that her wealthy father-in-law..

Kitty Genovese

In 1964 a woman was stabbed to death in front of her home in New York. a murder The New York Times called "a frozen moment of dramatic. disturbing social change". The victim..

Wooden Princess Stamp Set

Design your own royal adventures with this exquisitely detailed stamp set. Packed in a sturdy wooden tray. this set contains a two-color stamp pad. five colored pencils..

Welcome to Monster Town

As soon as the sun sets on Monster Town. creatures of all kinds go to work. So readers are invited to hop on the Ghoul Bus and see for themselves who inhabits this ghoulish town..

The Loom of Life

Excerpt from The Loom of Life Ante Nuptial- Dr. Miles Saunders- A Soliloquy- Gold and Gossamer To the Mocking Bird- A Rondel- The Play is O'er- A Rondeau- The Red Bird- Sunset in Breathitt- Eyes Divine- Jack Frost- Ad Aquilam- The Ice King in the South- Fettered- Helen of Troy- Cow Bells- Hollyhocks- Burns- Robert Loveman- Books- Song Unsung- The Rainbow's End- Linen and Lace Down Lover's Lane- Beneath the Chestnut Tree- Jack and Jill- Natura- Her Eyes- The Rose of Love- My Jewels About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books..

A Trip to South America

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..

The New Wealth Management

This is a mainstay reference guide for wealth management. newly updated for today's investment landscape. For over a decade. "The New Wealth Management: The Financial Advisor's Guide to Managing and Investing Client Assets" has provided financial planners with detailed..

The Functional Art

Unlike any time before in our lives. we have access to vast amounts of free information. With the right tools. we can start to make sense of all this data to see patterns and trends that would otherwise be invisible to us..