You don't become a hero for the money. The money's nice, sure, but you become a hero because something inside compels you, drives you to it. Defending people from monsters simply doesn't pay well enough to make it a good career move.
As for hunting dragons... well, the money is usually good, but the job really bites.
A group of five professional heroes goes into the lair of the dragon. Who will win?
Spoiler: The dragon.
But it turns out killing a hero sometimes does nothing more than make him even more determined.
Something inhuman prowls the streets of Rankin Flats, and it has its mind set on its next meal - a group of unsuspecting teenagers trying to navigate the pitfalls of their last couple years in high school. At the core of the group is Becca. Poor, head over heels in love with her best friend's brother, and trying to avoid having to go home and face her drunk for a father, Becca is barely hanging on as it is. But the beast stalking her cares about none of that. It only wants her - and her friends.
In this spectacularly gruesome ...
Siya Sharma is your regular eleven-year-old girl. But things take a turn for the irregular one summer morning, when her grandfather retires into his bedroom for a nap - and disappears into thin air.
Three things puzzle Siya: one, an eagle-like man has been stalking them on their morning walks; two, Grandpa wrote her a note asking for help; and three, her parents seem altogether unworried about the whole thing.
Along with the Nair twins - Kailash and Rohan - and their big sister Veda, Siya resolves to answer Grandpa's call. But how ...
How Can You Go Wrong With 100% Superfoods Desserts?
FACT:Way too many of us live in a state of poor health, lethargy and moderate obesity. We live with headaches, back pain, inflammation, arthritis, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, diabetes, skin problems, insomnia and cancer - they're all the byproducts of modern western diet, based on processed food. Superfoods are foods and the medicine and they can help with all these symptoms!!
Superfoods Desserts contains over 50 Superfoods Desserts recipes for two, created with 100% ...
Does she dare love again?
1930s London, England. While the world changes rapidly in new, extreme ways, Caroline Danvers' world is rocked. When she married the handsome James Danvers the future looked bright, but a year later, abused and abandoned, she dreams of a new start. James has finally run off to South Africa with another woman, and she attempts to divorce him.
However few believe her story, she battles to tell her truth and love again. Will she end up with the enigmatic Hugh? Or will Francis finally declare his ...
She's a country music star with secrets. He's her new bodyguard.
Dean Foster has nearly two decades experience being calm, cool, and collected. His first gig in his new private security contractor role should be more of the same, but Nashville superstar Liana Hansen blows all that out of the water in one breathy hello.
Liana isn't sure how she feels about the straight-laced cop shadowing her everywhere she goes, but there's no denying the chemistry between them. Too bad he insists on keeping his clothes on. And then there's the ...
THE REAPER'S SCYTHE: An Urban Fantasy - The Loci Chronicles Book 1
Harness my powers. Find the scythe. Save the world. Sounds easy right? If only.
You're a Loci, I've been told. Whatever that means. Don't even get me started on using my new powers. I've been thrown headfirst into a secret world where myth, legend and lore are reality. Where there's an ironclad hierarchy of beings - Angels at the top, followed by Horsemen... Loci's don't even make the list. And in this strange world Chaos looms.
According to Cymon, the Loci must ...
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Life-Changing Journey... but this is NOT a typical blah-blah-blah memoir
Planning is for sissies. A solo bike ride across the country will be filled with sunshine, lollipops, rainbows, and 80 degree temps every day, right? Not so much. The Great Plains, Rocky Mountains, an alkaline desert, and the Sierra Nevadas lay miles and days ahead. Disappointment with unrealized potential, and the thirst for what's next drew farther away in the rotating wide-angle shockproof convex rear-view mirror.
I will ride my bike down a never-ending ...
The Cambridge Modern History is a comprehensive modern history of the world, beginning with the 15th century Age of Discovery.
The first series was planned by Lord Acton and edited by him with Stanley Leathes, Adolphus Ward and George Prothero.
The Cambridge Modern History Collection features all five original volumes:
Volume I: The Renaissance
Volume II: The Reformation, the End of the Middle Ages
Volume III The Wars of Religion
Volume IV: The 30 Years' War
Volume V: The Age of Louis XIV
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A SEXY STANDALONE ROMANCE
Hannah Donovan is not my type.
Intellectual and career-focused, she's a lawyer, and an intimidatingly beautiful one, at that. I'd rather pump iron than open a book, and the only reason I'd go to court would be for a traffic ticket.
She's the most gorgeous woman I've ever seen. So how can I turn down her plea that I pretend to be her fiancé for one weekend?
But I never expected our pretend kisses to feel so real... or for it to lead to a wild night in bed that will forever stand out as the highlight of ...
When Ace gets accepted into the prestigious Franklin Universal High, her goals include studying and more studying. High marks in all her classes are the path to being a cardio thoracic surgeon like her beloved stepdad. She has no plans on falling for anyone, especially not the hot jock who keeps staring at her. The athletes at FU High have the worst reputation and she refuses to let one climb into her jeans -- no matter how nice Owen "Fast" McCoy seems.
It only takes one look for Owen to know that Alice "Ace" Alister is the girl ...
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Maxwell by S.A. Girl (Sexy Awkward Girl)
Embark on the journey of Hazel, an awkward-but-inquisitive woman who is seduced by tall, dark, and stimulating "Mr. C." Or Maxwell, to his close friends.
No matter how much she tries to avoid Maxwell's addictive allure, she is drawn to his boldness, intoxicating scent, and hot body. Headstrong and reclusive, Hazel surprises herself when she wakes up next to him in the morning and when she goes back for forbidden seconds at night. And Maxwell is eager to give it to ...
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Africa is the continent where the first humans were born. ...
These twelve tales chronicling Sherlock Holmes fatal battle of wits with the devilish Professor Moriarty will keep readers on the edge of their seats. Holmes's death in "The Final Problem" caused such a public outcry that the author was forced to bring the intrepid investigator back to life in The Return of Sherlock Holmes.
Stories from World War II That'll Make You Go "Whoa!"
Prepare for countless bombshells!
Following the Treaty of Versailles, the German people were suffering on every level. Under the command of a fiery ex-painter, the national socialists had gained control, and only two decades after the war meant to end all wars, Europe once again was primed and ready to explode.
All of this may sound familiar, but sadly the complexities of WWII are lost on most of us today. Having shaped the societies we live in, WWII is ...
This Primer eBook is an introduction to my book Change Within, Change the World. Through the variety of my learnings, this simple truth has emerged: If you want to change what's outside you, you have to start by changing what's inside you.
We live in chaotic times and face a tipping point as social structures disintegrate and governments no longer seem able to shield us from both man-made and natural disasters (i.e corruption, climate change, epidemics). Indeed, over the past century, many of our greatest thinkers (i.e. Albert ...
True happiness in this life is to love and be loved, but in reality, that's not what always happens.
Amina has been through enough dead-end relationships to convince her that love is not in her future. One deadly, unexpected, life-changing night, she meets Benz. For her, it's love at first sight, but for Benz, the feelings aren't mutual at first.
Benz has all the major cities in Texas on lock. Nothing moves without his say so. He always keeps a low profile, and when people do meet Benz it is when they are taking their last breath. ...
Protecting the teenage sister of the one person who could ruin the safeguard of the Young Outlaws MC was never something Colt (Cannon) Gunner had expected to take to church. But when it's vital to the survival of the club, then Cannon would make sure that it was settled with the crash of the gavel.
The last thing he'd expected was to have a crazy connection with the too young, too pretty, feisty blonde woman that they were tasked to keep safe. The more he tries to deny his craving for her the more he seems to be drawn in.
Being a ...
Brownstone now has a young lady to support, what is he going to do?
He requests a special Oriceran artifact the Professor is willing to trade, for a price.
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Shay is willing to help, so long as everyone understands her help is not free. Brownstone will do whatever it takes to help Alison, and while he is at it? The orphanage that helped him is insolvent.
Time to get tricky when the church can't accept funds from blood projects.
Magical criminals, thugs and bounty hunters, it's time ...
Genre: Teen & Young Adult
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How can anxiety impact a relationship?
Can this anxiety destroy our relationship?
Questions you keep on asking will be answered in this book. Perhaps in this book, this fear will allow you to keep caring. Being able to establish and sustain a robust and enduring relationship with another person is one of life's blessings. Allow the bond last by learning how to avoid the mistakes made by others.
Relationship anxiety isn't rare, and many people are here. There are also things you can do in relationships to conquer the fear. First, ...
When amateur sleuth Jonty Stewart comes home with a new case to investigate, his partner Orlando Coppersmith always feels his day has been made. Although, can there be anything to solve in the apparent mercy killing of a disabled man by a doctor who then kills himself, especially when everything takes place in a locked room?
But things are never straightforward where the Cambridge fellows are concerned, so when they discover that more than one person has a motive to kill the dead men -- motives linked to another ...
Do you wish you were one of those people who openly sing and make it look so easy?
Do you feel like you can't quite "let go" when singing?
Do you feel that you lack your own sense of style and authenticity as a singer?
Do you suffer from feeling "not good enough" or struggle with fear of failure or perfectionism when it comes to singing?
Voice Coach Becky Gilhespie always felt that despite receiving the best voice training, the biggest thing that held her back was actually her crippling sense of self-consciousness.
This easy to ...
Genre: Arts & Photography
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In today's culture, Stress is generally thought of as a no-good thing; something that should be avoided at all costs possible. This book teaches differently. It teaches you to rethink stress. It teaches that there is a good use for stress, and that it can be harnessed to get more work done and goes further to elucidate cognitive strategies to making the most of stress in your daily, entrepreneurial life.
Among other things, this book will answer questions like:
?Why is it important to look at stress differently?
?What's the ...
Genre: Business & Money
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The final chapter of the Akropolis series finds the city facing an imminent threat, information privy to a handful of citizens that have the power to affect the future of their civilization. The council has a plan that could save the species and preserve their way of life. The cost will be high and there will be sacrifice, the outcome anything but certain.There is hope, however, as Quentin, Misao, Mia, Trey, and Claire discover the truth of the danger that lies beneath their city, but while they take action to correct the mistakes of ...
If you're reading this, you're an author or an aspiring one, and you want to make sure you have a solid world for your story. The world builder can be used with just about any type of fiction you write, from historical to fantasy to modern-day. Download this ebook now to discover the twenty key areas to ponder when building your unique world.
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Marnie is born into a world battling the Invisible Choker. As the disease scythes down adults and the vulnerable, Marnie is abandoned to a lonely existence. Her only companion is Shadow who frequently leads her astray and out of sight of any authority. On one adventure they come to a deserted house, a time capsule of lost lives where they soon discover a world-changing secret hidden within its walls.
As an adult, surviving in a post-apocalyptic world, Marnie now a virologist, dreams of discovering a cure-all which would wipe viruses ...
I've got two vices in life.??
2. My best friend's little sister.??
I've managed to stay away from one of them, no matter how tempting.??
She thinks I hate her. It was the easiest way to ensure she kept her distance.??
But suddenly we're forced into lockdown together in her family home and for the first time in my life, basketball isn't going to be enough to distract me.??
I need her, and her brother being only feet away isn't going to stop me from claiming what should have been mine years ago.
Genre: Teen & Young Adult
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Michael Albetter can see the future. He noticed he acquired this ability right after the attack on the World Trade Center. In the fall of 2006, while trying to fall asleep in his Brooklyn apartment, he has a a vision of a man holding a knife and threatening a homeless man lying on the ground. Suddenly, the attacker stops in his tracks, clutches his throat and dies before he can commit the crime. A shadowy figure wearing a wide brimmed hat and a trench coat leaves the scene as the homeless man looks on in stunned amazement. Detective ...
Where are all the joeys?
Mama Opossum needs a helper to find her 10 little joeys before sunrise! All the opossum joeys ride along with Mama to find food, but when Mama stumbles and falls, all 10 joeys roll off in a different direction.
When you help Mama find her babies, you'll also meet a whole village of other nocturnal animals along the way.
This sweet imaginative story makes a perfect companion to the first book in the series, Opossum Opposites.
This book is intended for girls and boys ages 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7 but is sure to be ...
"Secret Band of Brothers" by J. H. Green. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten?or yet undiscovered gems?of world literature, we issue the books that need to be read. Each Good Press edition has been meticulously edited and formatted to boost readability for all e-readers and devices. Our goal is to produce eBooks that are user-friendly and accessible to everyone in a high-quality digital format.
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In 1756, in the midst of the Seven Years War, Ayisha fights her solitary battle for freedom.
Ayisha is a slave on Martinique, who serves the Master of the plantation.
She is also known as Charlotte by the Master's sister, a woman who has whimsically taught her to read aloud in French.
But there is nothing whimsical about the cruel, backbreaking life that Ayisha endures on the Caribbean island where fate seems to have imprisoned her forever.
In 1755 this young and spirited woman rebels against her destiny and escapes with stolen ...
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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On the outside, I am perfect.
On the inside, something sinister lurks.
I am sick and I cannot be cured.
I use them, abuse them, then sell them to the highest bidder.
Everything I have, I fought for, especially my sister.
She's my drug, my obsession, my reason for revenge.
But there's Glen. He's mine.
My addiction, my sanity, my destruction.
His touch calms the monster that lurks beneath my skin.
If I continue on this path, I could lose him, and I refuse to let that happen.
In my world, some people find hope.
Some find hell. ...
Senior Sleuth on the Rampage
When Marge Poole managed to get the world's bestselling writer to come down to Hampton Cove for a reading at the local library, she never expected to become a prime suspect when the man is found murdered instead. Now it's up to her daughter Odelia to track down the real killer, before the murder turns Marge into an outcast in the small town they call home. But when Odelia's grandmother insists she join the hunt, things suddenly get a little... complicated.
Meanwhile, Odelia's cats have some issues of ...
"There will be a great explosion. The two strong forces will collide and (he paused) havoc. They have organized fast and are still adding powers to their belt. They are fast, you have to hurry up. Many antagonists, many protagonists." He looked at the warriors, "You will come to know about it."
:- A CLASH WITH THE BLUE-DEMONS -:
Many Antagonists, Many Protagonists!
The GOOD requires many GREAT HEARTS to fight against the forces of Dark.
This series ' THE WINDS FROM BLAZAME' is about many such GREAT HEARTS.
THE GOOD HAS TO TOIL ...
The mighty warships of the Syriot Empire have made landfall on the distant shores of the Three Clans, a fractured society of scheming nobles. Banisu is the puppet Emperor of the Three Clans, a teenager not yet old enough to rule and distrusted by the clan leaders and monks for the crimes of his father many years ago. But how can he carry out a unified defense against the invasion if he can't even be trusted to lead his own people?
Sailing along with the invasion fleet is Vermilies, a translator for the Syriot Empire whose own ...
John, the Duke of Burgundy, was an unbelievably cunning, selfish and suspicious person, who trusted nobody, so he would always carry a weapon, and under his clothes he wore - chain mail. He feared his parents, he hated his wife, he disrespected his blood-relatives.
This fear had consumed him completely. This fear turned him into a hypocrite, a traitor and a murderer.
Based on historical facts and accounts of the Duke of Burgundy, ironically nicknamed John the Fearless.
? Would you like to lead a great love life free of worry and anxiety? Do you want to live more fully and enjoy the things you ever wanted? If you answered "yes" to any of these questions, keep reading... ?
Humans are social beings and we were meant to enjoy our relationships and build our lives together more meaningfully. We need to be happy and share our joy with others. However, for some of us, this proposition becomes very challenging because of anxiety. Even basic living gets difficult because we start to worry excessively about ...
Senator Jeffrey Lance was found dead in the Amazon Rainforest under mysterious circumstances.
Years before, holistic doctors throughout the country had also died from shadowy causes. Could they be connected?
There was only one answer in the irrepressive mind of Maxine Ford. With the scent of a hound dog, she swings into action as these deaths raise doubts. In hot pursuit, she uncovers some baffling revelations that sends her off to New Mexico to track down a beekeeper. Following a bizarre chain of events, she is thrust into the ...
No doubt, fish is among the favorite dishes all over the world. However, many people perceive cooking fish as a very complicated process. To relinquish this perception, we have compiled fish recipes that are intriguing, delicious and easy to prepare. This Protein-rich fish cookbook comprises of recipes that are ideal for both tightly and flexible time scheduled people.
Their freshness and simplicity characterize our recipes from delicate fillets, flavored cod, salmon, tilapia, and other white fish that will guarantee you a full ...
This eBook has been formatted to the highest digital standards and adjusted for readability on all devices. Ethics is perhaps the most ambitious attempt to apply the method of Euclid in philosophy. Spinoza puts forward a small number of definitions and axioms from which he attempts to derive hundreds of propositions and corollaries, such as "When the Mind imagines its own lack of power, it is saddened by it"; "A free man thinks of nothing less than of death"; and "The human Mind cannot be absolutely destroyed with the Body, but ...
Genre: Politics & Social Sciences
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She Would Get Her Sweet Revenge... A Revenge Like No Other
Her husband Bart wasn't the most faithful or loyal individual when it came to their marriage... in other words, he was an asshole and a cheating prick. Angela would make sure he received his just punishment.
Before she knew it, she was caught in between flames, clouds of black smoke burned her throat upon each inhale. She thought death was certain; there was nowhere to escape. Suddenly, two brilliant yellow figures emerged from the smoke... two bold, daring, fearless ...
A supernatural secret, a race to thwart a sinister magic, and one young woman's strange inheritance, that could change her life, and history itself.
Adapted from the one-of-a-kind online literary experience, where readers and characters worked together to uncover magical secrets and expose a centuries-old literary conspiracy. The Monarch Papers: Flora & Fauna ushers in a new era of storytelling, pushing the narrative beyond the page and into the hands of its readers.
"A compelling and chilling tale of books, magic, and obsession." ...
This Ninja Foodi Cookbook presents ? carefully hank-picked easy and delicious recipes that you can cook in your Foodi Multi-Cooker!
Do you crave quick & effortless Ninja Foodi recipes?
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MASTER YOUR NINJA FOODI!
The ultimate guide for using this one-of-a-kind appliance, the Ninja Foodi Cookbook for Beginners includes:
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• Amazing meals the whole family will love.
• Most recipes made for anyone with a busy lifestyle.
• Detailed ...
LIFE IS A LONG CONTINUOUS JOURNEY ITSELF WHICH INCLUDES LOTS OF SMALL JOURNIES IN IT; THIS IS ONE OF THEM!!
An unusual love story or you can consider a journey we all must travel. This is my first book and might not be perfect. But it's okay to be imperfect as you can improve much then. Imperfection makes us a better person... Right!!
Please read the story completely to understand it in a better way. Hope you fall in love after completing it.
He will do anything to protect her... even if it means breaking her heart.
Combat veteran Gabriel Noble survived the war overseas, but the stoic Baine International security specialist is in for the fight of his life when he's tasked with bodyguarding beautiful lingerie designer Evelyn Beckham.
RUN TO YOU is a sizzling, emotional new standalone contemporary romance set in Lara Adrian's bestselling 100 Series story world. Swoon-worthy HEA, and no cliffhanger!
Once a celebrated model, Evelyn Beckham dominated the fashion runways of ...
In a time when women with magical healing powers were revered...
Nyla fell in love with the son of a ruling family, only to be cast aside for the betrothed chosen by his parents. The scorned witch cursed all Roanoaks.
After seven generations, seven male Roanoak heirs were born with unique powers. They have the opportunity to finally break the Curse.
The Roanoak brothers must locate their Others, seven women with special abilities.
But evil grows, amassing its own army. Magic and power course through the land, but it take more ...
Sometimes fate can't be ignored...
Mattie is desperate when she accepts a librarian position in the small coastal town of Willow Harbor. She plans to spend a few months there, enough time to get a reference and move somewhere she actually wants to be. But fate has other plans.
Pierce has given up on finding his mate. His family line of true shapeshifters will die out, but there is nothing he can do with only a few weeks left before his birthday. Until Mattie shows up in town.
When Mattie's past catches up, and Pierce's family ...
Blood Republic is a cerebral political-thriller for a divided modern America. First published in the summer of 2016, as the United States now spirals further into dangerous tensions, many are commenting on the eerie, almost prophetic, similarities between this novel and America 2020. Written prior to Donald Trump's election, the rise of Anitfa, Qanon conspiracies, RussiaGate, and the most recent BLM protests, this book will have you amazed, and frightened, at what is shows.
Ruthless politicians, riots, corrupt media, and a looming ...
Horror Anthology: Four iconic horror novels in one collection
Honored Classics is proud to present Classic Collections. Through Classic Collections, we've put together multiple classic books in one collection to provide you with convenience, value, and quality. Instead of buying each book separately, read and enjoy multiple books in a single collection; and all for one great price!
This Classic Collection includes:
? Dracula by Bram Stoker.
? The Turn of the Screw by Henry James.
? The Beetle by Richard Marsh.
? The Strange ...
In 1960's London, members of the Baxter family are trying to make sense of each other. Principal breadwinner and head of the family is introspective and outwardly serene Tom. Tom is a collector of hire purchase payments, a tallyman. His frustrated wife Girlie seeks flashes of joy in nights out with her friends and a chancy fling with her wastrel brother-in-law, Johnny. Teenage Theo, studious and quiet, longs to be a street ruffian, his younger brother Dick, a surgeon. However, the odd relationship between Tom and his vivacious ...
If you want to learn about the Wood Stork you will enjoy this book.
Learn many interesting facts and see some beautiful photographs as the storks are seen in their natural habitat.
The gorgeous photographs will keep your child engaged from beginning to end.
Included in the paperback version are some coloring pages for your child!
How To Draw Flowers For Beginners: The Step By Step Guide To Drawing 24 Beautiful Flowers In An Easy Way.
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Would you love to be able to draw AMAZING flowers you never thought possible?
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With this book, you'll learn to draw 24 stunning flower pictures by following our easy step by step guide.
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With my 30+ Years of ...
We live in a world separated by generations. We call it a generation gap to the customs and the manners of our youngsters and are never tiring in suggesting that the times lived by generation we belonged to be superior for traditions and values and felt contended with the ways of life. A technology no doubt helps us but isn't over indulgence making us couch potato and has diminishing effects on our psych?
But the present book is not about this heavy subject though one may get many cues from it, rather it takes the readers cruise ...
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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This book is a work of fiction. It is in no way related to any actual persons, living or dead, or actual events. I chose Jabalpur as the centre point of this story as I was born here. This, along with the name of the other cities, are perhaps the only real aspect of the story.
This is a story of three friends: Kabir, Rahul, and Anjali were all born in Jabalpur, a small town in Madhya Pradesh, India. The three did their schooling together and were practically best buddies for the latter half of their school life. All three had one ...
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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If you like A Suitable Boy, you will also enjoy Love in the Time of the Monsoon. The story is set in the 1940's when Indian leaders and Mahatma Gandhi called for the British to quit India. It was the harrowing time of Indian Independence - a very large part of British and Indian history.
The story focuses on four friends from a small village.
Their lives are turned upside down when events surrounding the movement catapults them to a time and space of heartbreak, love and romance, justice, and freedom.
Love in the Time of the Monsoon ...
Masking Up - A Dermatologist's Guide to Maskne is written by Dr. Teo Wan Lin, one of Singapore's prominent dermatologists and medical director at TWL Specialist Skin & Laser Centre.
Mask acne or 'maskne' for short is a new term coined during the 2020 COVID-19 pandemic, more precisely known as acne mechanica or occlusion acne to dermatologists. This book is written as a guide to the phenomenon, with skincare, makeup tips for the "new normal" of mask-wearing, as well as information on how to choose the right fabric mask.
Dr. Teo ...
(Arctic Humor, français/French) "A charming wordless story... Sanborn's cartooning is full of... polish and physical comedy" - Publisher's Weekly. The rollicking adventures of a polar bear who hitches a ride to Antarctica. He's never seen penguins before; to him they look like something fun to play with. Children love to tell or write the story.
Get this picture book on differences, cooperation, and getting along (for ages 2 - 6, preschool - first grade, Emergent Reader/Fountas & Pinnell: A, DRA: 1). Children cement their ...
"Ask The PPC Manager" teaches you the Clicks to Money? system -- self-managing Google Ads that make as much money as possible, as fast as possible, for as long as possible, with as little work as possible, for months or years, without paying agency fees.
It is the insider exposé which busts every myth going about Google Ads and the pay-per-click industry.
"The world standard in Pay Per Click" -- Perry Marshall, Ultimate Guide to Google Ads'
Money doesn't lie
This view is largely heretical in the digital industry. But this is ...
A plane crashes with the CEO of the airline on board and John Emerson, brother of the deceased, is suddenly finds himself as the owner of an international airline. The problem is, he doesn't know much about flying.
Worse still, the Board is full of people who'd rather he didn't interfere and, funnily enough, they felt the same way about his brother.
As John learns more about the airline, certain discrepancies and irregularities lead him to question his brother's death: Did someone know the plane was not fit to fly the day it ...
It's time to administer justice...
Agnes Carmichael is on the side of the angels, at least that's what she righteously tells herself. She pushes people to their limits as well as pushing the limits of the law, so long as they are the right, or rather the wrong, sort of people.
So, when she discovers that Geoffrey Campion, an unfaithfully married surgeon and serial philanderer, has contracted the AIDS virus from his mistress, Agnes perceives a threat to the lives of his patients and members of the community.
The arrogant Campion ...
Hannibal Barca has conquered Saguntum and is preparing his army to lay siege on Rome.
But an arrogant Roman Senate is dismissive of the barbarian warrior - and refuses to take any steps to protect the city.
A young man, Gaius, has been brought up as part of the Wolves of Rome, one of the most powerful and feared legions of the Empire.
As the threat from Hannibal rises, the Wolves are given orders to prepare for battle.
Meanwhile, back in Rome, Gaius has found out that his childhood sweetheart, and the love of his life, ...
JESSIE WILLCOX SMITH Art Book contains 175+ Reproductions from Heidi and Little Women, An Old Fashioned ABC Book, The Princess & the Goblin, Twas the Night Before Christmas. Notable selections from Babes in the Woods, Goldilocks & the Three Bears, Noah's Ark and Hans Brinker. Book includes Table of Contents, Top 50 Museums of the World, and is formatted for all Kindle devices, Kindle for iOS and Android Tablets (use rotate and/or zoom feature on landscape/horizontal images for optimal viewing).
Jessie Willcox Smith was a United ...
"THE OBVIOUS IS THAT WHICH IS NEVER SEEN UNTIL SOMEONE EXPRESSES IT SIMPLY", IT IS THROUGH THESE WORDS OF KHALIL GIBRAN THAT I JUSTIFY MY SUBTLE ATTEMPT TO LURE MY READERS TO CASCADE INTO A WORLD OF VARIED EMOTIONS, IN SHORT A LITERARY FEAST, A CORNUCOPOEM!
THE BOOK CORNUCOPOEM IS A COLLECTION OF POEM THAT SEEKS TO AROUSE THE BENIGN EMOTIONS, WHILST DEALING WITH VARIED TOPICS LIKE ,'NIRBHAYA', 26/11 ATTACK ON MUMBAI, THE PESHAWAR KILLINGS etc... AND AS CONFUCIUS WROTE WISELY, "YOU CANNOT OPEN A BOOK WITHOUT LEARNING SOMETHING", SO GO ...
Because of his tiny arms, Brian the T-Rex faces problems when he tries to have fun. Brian is interested in many activities, like playing the piano, going bowling, and even building sand castles, but he can't seem to do any of these things well. However, there is always a solution, but he might need a little extra help from you! Will you and a little one help this troubled T-Rex on his search for fun?This is an interactive story. The book illustrates situations where Brian the T-Rex has to find solutions to problems in order to have ...
Kris May is focused on college and her future, and the last thing she wants is to be in a relationship, until Carly Sweet changed her mind. She also never thought she'd fall in love, much less with a girl, but that's exactly what happens. Despite her mother's objections from the very beginning, she let herself get carried away during her final year of high school. But as school comes to an end, Kris must turn her focus to attending her dream college, The University of Michigan. Forced to make the most painful decision of her life, ...
These are words of wisdom that I wish someone had shared with me.
Daughters: Words of Wisdom is a book about grace and redemption. I went down the wrong path, and I found myself lost, confused and broken. I felt like I had no one and nothing for the longest time. I gave up on life, and buried my pain with alcohol and drugs. I was depressed, anxious and I had suicidal thoughts. I was reckless, careless and spiraling out of control. I struggled for so long to find God, and to allow Him to help me.
I went from being lost and broken ...
Genre: Teen & Young Adult
/ Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Sep 23rd, 2020
The poetry of Kevin Trent Boswell. A compilation of original poetry, it includes a handful of older, yet unpublished pieces but the majority of it is brand new work. The author states that the book was the result of inspiration received from the Goddess Venus and the work is dedicated to Her. A sample from "Morning Flies Far" - Quiet cannibals, eating your sorrows / angels who lift any plagues from your land / mouths that sit, ready for morsels / morsels that come from only your hand / Sing now, with wretched rooster of morning / ...
How can promotional products leverage purpose to increase impact?
The stories in this book are a reflection of more than 250 examples. We share the five ways businesses in the Promotional Marketing industry are tapping into purpose to stand out in business and spread goodness into the world.
Red Goldfish Promo Edition is divided into four parts:
The first section is "The Why." We make the case for why you should leverage purpose. We'll share the meaning behind the red in Red Goldfish and explore the idea that little things can ...
The nation of Zuntra along with its allies are at war with an infamous enemy known as the Zakatarian empire. The people of Zuntra have discovered that they are living on a disc shaped earth, that is covereved in a mysterious dome. This technological breakthrough has now got them fighting for survival, because Zakataria (the enemy) is determined to silence the truth.
Reconnassance personnel (private Sharpe) and his two serving buddies have been surveying the outer edge of Greenshore city (Zuntra's capital.) Paul Sharpe finds himself ...
Do you want to Secret tips for the journey from Campus to Corporate?
"CRACK YOUR DREAM JOB" is the quintessential simple step by step Guide that helps the students to get hired. The ultimate aim of every student studying in College to have a job that they have dreamed of. The journey to the corporate world requires a different mind-set altogether. Inside, you'll find:
- How to search & apply for jobs
- A practical approach to draft winning Resume & Cover letters
- Tips for excel in job interviews
- Insights of the corporate world
An anthology of True Crime... Female serial killers are incredibly rare because the women, in general, are not prone to murdering more than one person. Even if they do, they usually use poison or kill their victims in a non-violent way. Brutality is not common, and it is more prominent when the authorities are dealing with a male killer. However, Irina Viktorovna Gaidamachuk does not match the standard description of a serial murderer. She didn't kill because she thought it was fun or felt an urge to take someone's life. Instead, ...
Governments and health officials recommend getting five to seven portions of
fruit and vegetable a day. The reason for this is that in the wild, we'd have
actually survived from mostly fruits and vegetables, meaning that we're
designed to consume at least that amount a day. This is why they contain so
many important vitamins, minerals and other nutrients that are crucial to our
health and wellbeing - we evolved together.
Each fruit and veg however has different things to offer, and by selecting
precisely which you eat you get ...
Two years, seven months, three weeks, and four days. That is how long it has been since Ashlynn packed her shit and literally drove out of my life.
Not that I am counting though; that is more of an estimate.
Even though I knew that the lies I told myself were nothing more than the bullshit half truths that I continuously fed everyone else, I woke with the same thoughts running rampant in my mind. Her face with her beautiful ocean blue eyes that captivated me with a simple wink and her full, red, completely seductive lips that could ...
From Michael Timmins, acclaimed author who breathed new life into the shifter genre with, The Lycan War Saga, comes the first book in an amazing new series set in the captivating new world of Ismia.
An epic tale of magical swords, treacherous races and forbidden magic.
Quint Linksill is on the run. Framed for murdering his love, he now seeks the help of the Witch of Time, whose power will prove his innocence. With his unique companion, Wren, he must avoid capture from a man who hunts him for his own dark purpose.
It's Sojin and ...
For generations, a sentient AI has watched over the world and solved all of humanity's problems. It was an era of objectivity, social equality, and ecological recovery.
It should have been a golden age.
Now, three strangers are on a pilgrimage through the arid lonely sagelands and underpopulated cities of the Systemic era on their way to the seemingly innocuous town of Prower. There, they will uncover the secrets that lay buried beneath the town and learn the truth about their half-remembered pasts. In the end, they must choose ...
It is 1940 when Peter Harding joins HM Submarine Shadow for his first tour of duty.
Shadow is not a happy ship, ruled by an overbearing, unlikeable commander. But Harding learns rapidly, and the fortunes of war dictate changes in both his and Shadow's future.
From infiltrating the fjords of Occupied Norway to stalking U-boats on the Mediterranean convoy runs, Shadow becomes both hunter and hunted in the deadly undersea war. But as the price and pace of battle at sea and on land builds, Harding's fate becomes ever more closely ...