The books in this bite-sized new series contain no complicated techniques or tricky materials, making them ideal for the busy, the time-pressured or the merely curious. Mathematics Made Easy is a short, simple and to-the-point guide to mathematics. In just 96 pages, the reader will learn all the basics, from addition and subtraction to fractions and decimals. Ideal for the busy, the time-pressured or the merely curious, Mathematics Made Easy is a quick, no-effort way to break into this fascinating topic.
Genre: Science & Math
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In the course of a day, Princess Delia lost her home, witnessed her parents death, and was hurled through a portal to an unfamiliar world. Now, she faces an uncertain future in a land that insists medication will cure her of the memories they see as delusions.
With his commanders dying breath, Taeren was told to protect the royal family at all costs. The queen insists he keep the young princess and mysterious Bloodstone from falling into the wrong hands. When the princess disappears, he must face the truth --- if he can't find her ...
D-Day Minus Oneby Lawrence Cortesi(Endeavour Media) Price verified one hour ago
It was a daring plan, but the Liberation of Europe depended on it.
June 6, 1944.
Some know it as D-day; others know it as the Allied Invasion of Normandy. Immense in its size and scope, Operation Overlord consisted of the largest flotilla in history and the greatest air armada that ever took to the skies. But achieving a foothold on the Normandy beaches was only the first step. What would happen to the Allies when Hitler threw his entire army into this battle? Would he drive the Allies back into the channel? The allies needed an ...
She's chasing her dream.
He's chasing the woman of his dreams.
Together they're Chasing Ava.
Ava Walters is a pediatric nurse who doesn't do relationships. An abusive past has left her wounded, but determined to pursue her dream of becoming as a Navy Nurse. Ava is in the midst of rebuilding her life, when she is targeted by a sexual harasser who wields the power to destroy her dream before it sets sail.
Logan Masters, is an ambitious specialty surgeon whose past is riddled with betrayal. His trust in women is conditional- no ...
Can she betray the Gypsy clan who saved her for the love of a stranger?
Martine Petrulengo is stifled by the traditions of her adopted Gypsy clan. They gave her new life when she was left all alone. And now she is expected to marry in order to forge clan allegiances. When she nurses the handsome and charming Lord Declan Forrester back to health, she is lured by the seductive idea of life outside of the clan -- and the prospect of love with the Irishman.
Can he prove his innocence in order to claim his Gypsy?
Lord Declan Forrester ...
Bemusedby Jacqui HendersonPrice verified 2 hours ago
As she turns fifty, Angela decides to take stock of her life. Things haven't turned out as she'd hoped they would and on a whim, she travels to Central America for a holiday 'off the beaten track'. There she meets Marcus, a man quite different from anyone she has met before.
Falling in love with a vampire almost two thousand years old was always going to be complicated, but just as she thinks she's managed to balance being a mother and being in love, his past catches up with them with devastating consequences for her family and ...
Forced by the clandestine government agency he works for to change his name and alter his appearance, Colt now resides in Amberjack Heights, a small laidback beach community on Florida's Gulf Coast. Fishing, swimming, golf, tennis. Seems like the ideal location for a former secret agent posing as a retired police officer and part-time private investigator.
Until people start disappearing.
Suggested reading order for the series:
SNUFF TAG 9
RATTLED (Short story)
This book is an excellent introduction to programming for beginners. The book guides the reader on how to program in C, which is a structured programming language, as well as Java and Python, which are object oriented programming languages. The user is taken from the simple steps of preparing the environment to creation of their own applications. Most features associated with these programming languages are discussed. The book will help you learn how to use variables and data types in these programming languages. You are also guided ...
Happily planning her upcoming wedding, Meredith Ivey makes a devastating discovery. Her husband-to-be is not who he seems, and the police have arrived to arrest him. Knowing her reputation in town will always be ruined, and wanting to escape her past, Meredith forges west as a mail order bride, ready to start her new life.
But her hopes are dashed again when her intended, Andrew Sinclair, is arrested on suspicion of murder -- his watch found at the scene of the crime! Has Meredith once again found herself with an outlaw husband? ...
Are you sick and tired of wasting time and money at the gym? Ready for a weight loss solution that works?
Fitness can be as easy as using a jump rope and your own body weight!
Welcome to another one of my fitness programs. This time we will utilizing the jump rope, which is an amazing fitness tool used by people all over the world who are seeking to lose weight and improve their speed, agility, lung capacity and endurance.
Ever tried jumping rope for 5 minutes? It's a lot harder than you think and it's exponentially more ...
Whether you are a budding magician wanting to discover the basics of modern magic or an experienced hobbyist wanting to develop further, this book will enable you to quickly and easily master extraordinary magic tricks and skills that will astound and enthrall your audience. Using everyday objects to perform mind-boggling illusions, you will be able to become a confident and competent magician.
NOT GOT MUCH TIME?
One, five and ten-minute introductions to key principles to get you started.
Lots of instant help with ...
Genre: Humor & Entertainment
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It hid in plain sight, no one knowing of its enchantment. That is until, Addy, stumbled through the cracked and tumor ridden trees into this mysterious world. Addy must journey across this perilous new land with her three companions to find Ziola, the wise and all knowing. Only Ziola can return Addy home, but to reach him she will have to survive feats filled with ferocious beasts who look to devour any who stand in their way.
Addy was brave enough to enter, are you?
Two souls on fire. An ancient legend freed. The perfect storm of passion is about to hit Evermore plantation this HURRICANE SEASON!
Dr. Gavin Beauregard lost the only love he'd ever known to Katrina. Now more than a decade later, he's drawn by his past to Evermore plantation and the blistering desire of an ancient legend freed by the melding of a perfect storm.
Caroline Richardson plans to spend a girl's weekend with a friend, but fate, fueled by a passionate legend has other plans as she and a handsome stranger get caught in a ...
In 2013, Jack Dublin and family traveled to the Grand Canyon for a week of whitewater rafting. When a monsoon rolled in, forcing them to higher ground, they sheltered in a cave unseen for nearly 150 years. What they found inside -- several journals from the time of the Gold Rush -- revealed miracles and magic, fables and fortunes, scattered treasures of the ages from sea to shining sea (and deep beneath them as well). The legends tell of explorers who harnessed ship and beast and rail to lay hold their dreams on a merciless frontier; ...
The books in this bite-sized new series contain no complicated techniques or tricky materials, making them ideal for the busy, the time-pressured or the merely curious. Statistics Made Easy is a short, simple and to-the-point guide to statistics. In just 96 pages, the reader will learn all about why we do the things we do. Ideal for the busy, the time-pressured or the merely curious, Statistics Made Easy is a quick, no-effort way to break into this fascinating topic.
Genre: Science & Math
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While we collectively fear wild animals and muggers, most contemporary plagues come in the guise of unavoidable corporate logos and unforgettable commercial jingles. This new and most modern form of disease presents symptoms that include unhealthy obsessions, unwise compulsions and preprogrammed responses, all accompanied by an irrepressible tune that inevitably drives a rational mind to the very brink of lunacy.
Visualize anything except the latest fad slogan while engrossing yourself in a moment of hysteric interest, and then ...
You've seen your favorite celebrities get on the celery juice craze, but is it really all it's made out to be?
In this guide, you'll learn all you need to know about how the celery juice challenge can change your life for the better. You'll feel great, your body will function better, and your skin will look amazing. You'll probably lose some weight while you're at it.
If you've never heard of the celery juice challenge, it's simple. You just drink one 16 ounce glass of celery juice in the morning on an empty stomach. Then, you're ...
What a ride.
That guy -- the one that most girls would run away from -- captured Kara's attention and wouldn't let it go. As expected, he turned out to be a player. So she cut him off.
But he wasn't done with her yet. He waited until the memory of their start would have been forgotten -- at least, softened a bit. Then he returned to her life, and captured her heart.
Finally blissfully happy, they fall in love and decide to make it official... until his past catches up with him and he destroys her again. But this is it... this is ...
Do you feel worried, negative, blue, sad and unable to let go of thoughts that upset you?
Do you consistently feel the need to replay a situation on your mind?
Have you lost joy in your life, struggling with a low libido or having a trouble sleeping?
These are some of the common symptoms of depression, anxiety and negative thinking. These 3 have caused lack of confidence, low productivity and absence of joy among many adults and kids. Anxiety drains your hope, depression drains your energy and negativity drains your drive.
There's the right way. And then there's the Graves way.
Ardica City was supposed to be a safe haven. For Daria Novotny, who secretly wields an outlawed ability, it's anything but.
Daria and her family are refugees on a high-tech city-ship, struggling to cope with what, and who, they were forced to leave behind on the monster-ravaged mainland. Complicating matters is Daria's hidden identity -- if the government finds out what Daria is, they will happily lock her up. Worse, she's starting to fear it might be her own brother who'll ...
Genre: Teen & Young Adult
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The first referenece to letter writing occurs in the first text of western literature, Homer's Iliad. From the very beginning, Greeks were enthusiastic letter writers, and letter writing became a distinct literary genre. Letters were included in the works of historians but they also formed the basis of works of fiction, and the formal substructure for many kinds of poem.
Patricia Rosenmeyer, an authority on the history of the Greek letter, assembles in this book a representative selection of such 'literary letters', from Aelian and ...
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An Open Letter To My Ex is a unique combination of my diary, Quotes that helped me through my journey, and poems that exemplify the pain the break up caused me. Each page will heal the heart of people all over the world going thru a horrible break up and feeling all alone.
The potential of behavioural approaches for improving the lives of people with acquired brain injury is immense. Here that potential is laid out and explored with a thoroughgoing regard for clinical practice and the theoretical frameworks that underpin that practice. This book will prove an invaluable resource for clinical psychologists and the whole range of therapists working with patients suffering from acquired brain damage.
Bringing together a number of perspectives on the Japanese housing system, Housing and Social Transition in Japan provides a comprehensive, challenging and theoretically developed account of the dynamic role of the housing system during a period of unprecedented social and economic change in one of the most enigmatic social, political, and economic systems of the modern world.
While Japan demonstrates many of the characteristics of some western housing and social systems, including mass homeownership and consumption-based ...
Genre: Politics & Social Sciences
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Find Your Way to Greater Closeness with God
Jeff Deyo invites you into a conversation about worship in a book that was written for anyone seeking to experience the Lord in a deeper way.
Does God's presence seem distant? Do you have a friend who has grown numb to the things of God? Have you given up on hearing God's voice in the way so many authors and preachers talk about? Are you ready to awaken your life to a vibrant, one-on-one relationship with the Father once and for all? This is your moment.
Your hope is about to be ...
Sam has patrolled the streets in McCracken's Bluff for years and thought he could handle anything. Then his friend the District Attorney is murdered and turns Sams peaceful life, upside down. The investigation takes several twists and turns as Sam deals with the quirky people of this small town to try find the killer. Was it a local, or someone from out of town, or Maybe, the horse did it.
He's been threatened, beaten and broken - but still he doesn't regret meeting the actress who disappeared...
Michael, a young film journalist, is sent to interview the reclusive movie star Diana Christmas. Twenty years prior, the red-headed starlet suddenly abandoned her career, leaving her fans puzzled and shocked.
Their attraction is instant. Between the sheets, Diana tells him of the blackmail and betrayal which ruined her. And how - even now - she's being tormented.
Emboldened, Michael sets out on a mission to track down a ...
For months, seventeen-year-old Fern has been sneaking out on her mother -- really sneaking out -- through a magical portal to an island halfway around the world. There, the grandmother Fern never knew existed needs her help rejuvenating their ancestral land. She has always been good at growing things, but that's not magic. And magic is what the island needs.
With its energy running out, the land is breaking apart, and the caretakers demand a real witch to take over the Meadows, not a teenager with a green thumb. Elbow-deep in dirt, ...
Genre: Teen & Young Adult
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"I'd never seen a dead body before, but I was pretty sure the guy in the car trunk was dead."
Middle school's tough, and Tyler Higgins just wants to hang with the cool kids. But Dustin's idea of quality entertainment is spying on parked cars on Lover's Lane. When two creeps show up with a body, Tyler doesn't want to stick around. Then again, he might not have much choice.
Does God still raise the dead?The answer is: Absolutely! This book is filled with Amazing Testimonies! From Smith Wigglesworth, the Author Dr. Michael H Yeager, and Others!#1 Wigglesworth, the Author and Others personal testimonies of God raising the dead.#2 Plus those who were given up by the medical world as dead. #3 Testimonies of others who have experienced the resurrection power of Christ in their lives in raising of the dead. #4 Situations when the Author would have been dead without Gods Intervention!#5 Teachings on Our ...
BOOK FOURTEEN in the series: The old detectives arrives at a lavish, isolated, villa in the desert north of Las Vegas to protect an ailing, old, millionaire, his staff, and family from a recent threat against the household. When the old man is murdered, five relatives come forward, each claiming to have acted alone in his demise. Each is the perfect suspect with motive, opportunity, prints on the weapon, and unique knowledge of the crime scene. With the assistance of two teenage lads, Masters unravels the twists and turns, and, in ...
Understanding John Locke is the second book in a series of books on the classical philosophers. Other books in the Smart Student's Guide series are: Understanding Plato: The Socratic Dialogues and the Republic; and Understanding John Stuart Mill: Utilitarianism and On Liberty.
The series is designed for beginning and intermediate philosophy students who would like more depth than they would ordinarily get from books that only give outlines of the philosopher's thoughts and theories. At the same time, the books do not delve so deeply ...
The Ultimate Rock Band 5 is a simple commentary of the books - 1 & 2 Timothy, Titus, Philemon, James, 1 & 2 Peter, and Jude - from the Bible. As with all books in A Redneck's Guide series, we keep it simple and easy to understand.
*Includes ancient accounts of Susa
*Includes online resources and a bibliography for further reading
*Includes a table of contents
Mankind has been on the planet for millions of years, but civilization and life in cities has only come about in the last five millennia. Through history civilizations rose and fell, dependent on nature, and they popped up independently in a handful of different places around the world. Each of those civilizations created a unique and distinctive vision of life which forms a vital ...
Berlin 1944: as the Allied bombs fall on his beloved city, Major Bernhard Rupp activates his plan for personal survival. He has carefully chosen eight accomplices. Trading on their loyalty, weakness and greed he has meticulously constructed his eight legs. Eight legs that are designed to carry the Spider to safety and wealth.
The money making web he has created stretches from Spain to Turkey and from Sweden to Switzerland. Caught up in it are the Vatican, an art dealer, a corporate giant, and British Intelligence.
But the strands ...
When they were apart, Sammy awakened each morning with the feeling of her body on his fingertips. Maggie coped, but her dreams were ragged and her breath felt shallow without him. Back together now, feisty musician Maggie Lagan joins basketball player Sammy Black Wolf in Phoenix.
With her rusty orange Subaru and Montana attitude, Maggie may not fit in, but she provides much needed spice and entertainment to Sammy's predictable, if not exhausting, NBA routine. Maggie quickly becomes the highlight of his day, which shows in his dimpled ...
THE GREATEST MYSTERY OF ALL TIME... THE HISTORY OF HUMAN ORIGINS... WILL BE REVEALED.
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Read the novel that started it all: The Atlantis Gene is the first book in A.G. Riddle's bestselling Origin Mystery trilogy, which has sold OVER THREE MILLION COPIES WORLDWIDE, been translated into twenty languages, and is in development to be a major motion picture!
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70,000 years ago, the human race almost went extinct.
We survived, but no one knows how.
The countdown to the next stage of human evolution is about to begin, ...
We are pleased to present you a book that consists of three of our previous sports booklets. This book contains a large number of exercises for the whole body, for all muscle groups of your body. You are able with the help of this book to realize your desire - to be slim and fit.
The book is written very simply and with a detailed description of the exercises. The advantage of our book is also the pictures, and the detailed explanation of the exercises is in the pictures. We did all the exercises at home, and you can completely ...
Sam Blades is back in this second fast-paced novella. He has survived an attempt on his life, no thanks to his clownfish called Fred, after having a gun pointed at the back of his head. Chasing the Dragon continues the story as the Chinese arrive to take charge of their well-hidden assets at Shimmering Dreams. Follow the story told in multiple points of view from Sam and Bunny to the corrupt and perverted policeman Tony the Tiger. Will the Chinese Mafia prevail or will Sam and his friends win the day.
This book contains a series of short essays that discuss twenty-five of the important promises from the Lord that have been stated in the scriptures. Each of the essays is basically independent of the others. However, at the same time, they have also been ordered somewhat loosely from most important to least important based upon logical order. The Lord promises to love every person. He promises to be found but not indefinitely. He promises grace for salvation and for living. He promises goodness and mercy. He promises salvation that ...
A gunfighter turned drunk meets a preacher and his pretty sister who help him turn his life around until he hears his calling for one last violent gunfight to save the town and his friends who taught him peace and forgiveness.
That's what everyone has been calling me for years. Even my aunt and uncle, who I live with, call me these names.
But when we move to a new town where no one knows me, I finally have a chance to start over, to try to escape my past.
At least that's what I think.
But apparently, this new town isn't any better, something a group of guys known as The Raven Three make sure I understand.
They're scary, intense, and do absolutely everything in their power to make sure everyone fears them. And since I'm the ...
Genre: Coming of Age
/ Length: 180 Pages (2,013 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jul 15th, 2019
A serpent ring,
A cursed legacy,
And a vampire of her own weren't exactly what primary schoolteacher, Laura Dantonville, wished for on her birthday.
What would you do if you learned you were responsible for freeing your family from an ancient curse, especially if it involved getting dangerously intimate with a hundred-year-old vampire?
Just because he's a jaw-dropping vision of male hotness doesn't make it any easier.
Or does it?
Laura is about to find out.
With only five years left in servitude, Alec Munro must bow to his ...
2018 A genetically charged up never aging Hitler is the Emperor of the entire world ! Somehow he got the "nukes" first and blasted the good guys into submission. Our hero is a dazed time traveler stunned to find that in this weird new world he has won the lottery! A hot movie star wife? Check, Fast cars. Check. Money. Check. Mansions, world stardom, his own jet? Check, check and check. Turns out, our man is the only one who can turn the clock back and set things right. But why should he?
This is a quick, fast and funny read that has ...
God wants us to cherish a good name, or a testimony, instead of riches at any cost or evil deeds.
God longs for us to cherish love instead of silver or gold, though it is not wrong to have silver and gold or money as God provides.
Julia Carrington shares real life stories to illustrate the importance of these verses in this Bible study.
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"Julia Carrington draws from the depth of her relationship with God ...
Now a limited series streaming on Passionflix beginning August 2018.
From New York Times Bestselling author K. Bromberg comes the first book in an unforgettable series about lust, love, redemption, and healing...
Colton Donavan lives on that razor thin edge toward out of control. Whether it's on the track or off of it, everything he wants is at his fingertips: success, willing women, media attention.
Everything that is, but me. I'm the exception this reckless bad boy can't seem to win over.
My heart is healing. His soul is ...
Get the most out of this foundational reference and improve the productivity of your software teams. This open access book collects the wisdom of the 2017 "Dagstuhl" seminar on productivity in software engineering, a meeting of community leaders, who came together with the goal of rethinking traditional definitions and measures of productivity.
The results of their work, Rethinking Productivity in Software Engineering, includes chapters covering definitions and core concepts related to productivity, guidelines for measuring ...
Brave New Multiverse, a dizzying and wild concoction of short stories, screenplay, and scintillating, strange illustrations! Featuring five all-new outrageous tales from science fiction and horror writer Jeff Bowles, this collection answers the following questions: do no-facers hold hands? Are superheroes prisoners of their own comic books? And what happens when you feed the Id late night snacks? Fearless, unhinged, and always funny, these stories belong in the hands of anyone who's dared to ask, "Is it possible to laugh so hard ...
For thousands of years, from primitive paganism to modern evangelicalism -- the shaman-clerics have evolved a series of habit-forming religious indoctrinations which have addicted the masses to a web of hypnotic superstitions... with the most pervasive addiction being a belief in a nonexistent God.
"The God Addiction" engages its readers with an easy-to-understand unfolding of philosophical proofs as to why God does not exist. The world's mainstream religions (and their corresponding indoctrinations) are deconstructed vis-à-vis an ...
Have you ever wondered why your dear children being abusive to you and your family members... ? Do you want to have a happier kid and being lovable to you all?
The reason he/she will act like this is because he/she faces problem that could not solved by themselves and could not voice out their problem to anyone. The longer time period he/she keeps the more depressed he/she is and physically and mentally affected directly onto his emotion.
The destructive part is that we've no solution or any idea to solve our children's problem ...
When I was a child, my father got sick with cancer, and he had a hard time, and eventually, he was called by God, and I missed him. That was many years ago, and I wished that I could have done more for him.
I did not understand, but I wanted to, and it was impossible to know what to do to help others. I tried to comprehend but could not find answers.
The wanting to understand has influenced my life. The one thing that I remembered so firmly was the importance of kindness.
A story about a wonderful little eight year old girl who wants to be a poet. Her mother, Amber is extremely selfish and ignorant. She constantly makes an effort to lower her daughter's self esteem. Avey lifts her heart above it all and becomes the finest poet ever made.
One cannot study any of the opening chapters of the book of Genesis without quickly getting into some very weighty issues. There is, of course, always the first chapter that talks about Creation. But there are other issues as well. For example, who wrote the book of Genesis? Not everyone will agree that it was Moses. Plus, when if he did write it did he actually write it? As will be seen in that part of this text, the higher critics have argued against Moses for a reason that will be shared at that time. However, other critics have ...
A story full of love, laughter, and fun. Follow along as a lovable dog shares her ideas on what makes a dog's life so awesome. Is it the food, fun, friends, belly rubs, walks, or maybe it's the baths? Check it out and you'll know all the things that make a dog's life great!
? A fox's quest to search for food turns out to be a life-changing lesson in how to be good. An epic fable told in verse and rhyme. ?
Follow the mischievous Fox in his adventure and enjoy reading about his many encounters with his virtuous neighbors that do not only speak, but love to rhyme.
Playful storytelling, musical dialogues, entertaining situations, moral lessons, uniquely designed characters and colorful scenery are all guaranteed to make you go back to the first page everytime you finish the book.
An instant classic ! ...
If you have long wanted to lose weight, tried to start losing weight on Monday and eat one green, then you get tired and tired, we recommend that you download this simple book, where you will find the training outside the gym.
You do not need to sit on crazy diets, starve yourself and drink one water. The book on nutrition is writing, but we are working hard. Now we offer to buy this booklet and you need to get to know the best side of you!
And we are happy to help! See our other books on the author's page!
* If you have long been ...
Raped and reduced to working in a brothel to keep her baby, unwed, teenage mother, Lizzie, forges a new life for herself and her child in the Kimberley region of Australia. But can she evade her persecutors and ultimately bring to them to justice?
Updated version of the second book in the 'Old Balmain House' Series.
This is a story of a girl from inner Sydney. Her family is poor, her father dies when she is nine, life is hard. But her courage rises above adversity. It is story of her struggle to survive and make a life of her own, ...
What happens when that mysterious and magical boy finally shows up at school and no amount of shimmering eyes and wofty hair can change the fact that his older sister is the one who awakens your soul... and occult powers?
A preppy high school "good girl", like her name means Saoirse finds 'freedom' when a new boy comes joins her class. His bedazzlement of her gaggle of girls has her confused until after school she meets his father, who invites her to be initiated into contact with her Holy Guardian Angel -- a spirit who gives the ...
A heart-warming tale of Christmas, elves, Santa Claus... and a really mad witch.
There are many things Cinnamon Mercy Claus is struggling with this holiday season: the memories of long forgotten holidays when the Christmas season was about family; that she's just found out her grandfather is Santa Claus; and that her grandmother is a witch -- who is bent on destroying Christmas for them all.
A dose of Hallmark-warmth mixed with crazy witch mayhem! Clean read--no cursing.
This book can be read as a stand-alone or continue on to the ...
This book is literally fifty shades of grey (or gray) paper.
According to Wikipedia:
In Europe and the United States, surveys show that grey (or gray) is the color most commonly associated with conformity, boredom, uncertainty, old age, indifference, and modesty. Only one percent of respondents chose it as their favorite color.
COLOR: Is it GREY or GRAY?
GREY or GRAY is an intermediate color between black and white. It is a neutral or achromatic color, meaning literally that it is a color "without color."
The first recorded use ...
Welcome back to Clifton Heights.
Sheriff Chris Baker and Father Ward meet for a Saturday morning breakfast at The Skylark Diner to once again commiserate over the weird and terrifying secrets surrounding their town.
Sheriff Baker shares with Father Ward the story of a journal discovered in the ruins of what was once an elaborate koi pond and flower garden, which regales a tale of regret, buried pain, and unfulfilled debt:
"Sophan" - Jake Burns has always been a bit... off. Rude, awkward, sometimes brutish, he's tolerated by Nate ...
Many of the places, people, legends and seasons that formed Brown's vision and work are presented here, with poems appearing among the prose. Included are memoirs of his parents, friends and passing strangers with legends and stories of the places.
Eighteen-year-old Ria, a fire elemental and privileged student at the University of Magic, thinks nothing can get in the way of her happiness. Even when she falls for Michael, a boy whose element is different from hers, she is determined to make their forbidden romance work.
But when she starts experiencing the symptoms of magic disease that could rob her of her element, turn her into a cold-blooded killer, and shatter her life, all of her beliefs are put to the test. The only one who might be able to help her is Adrian, a ...
Genre: Teen & Young Adult
/ Length: 330 Pages (497 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jul 15th, 2019
HER OLDER BROTHER'S BEST FRIEND
Nicola Hart grew up under the heels of her older brother's best friend, Cash Garrison. Years of ignoring their spark has transformed their friendship into a slow-burning sizzle. One night with him could ruin everything, or it could be more than she ever dreamed.
HE CAN'T STAY AWAY FROM
She's the definition of hands-off, and Cash has tried to ignore her for years. Those innocent eyes and her smile that screams kiss-me-if-you-dare... Instead, he's looked at every pretty little thing who's crossed his ...
Write a Novel - and Get It Published is an informative yet creative, user-friendly and straightforward guide to writing good fiction. It covers everything from story arcs and themes to characterisation and language, and offers plenty of practical advice for those facing the dreaded writer's block as well as practical writing exercises for those wanting to refine their skills. Additionally, it gives a full guide to available creative writing courses and plenty of further reading resources. After the reading the book, you will have a ...
Do you want to better understand the statistics you hear everyday - and recognise if you're being misled? Here is a straightforward introduction to the principles of this vital field of mathematics. Assuming minimal knowledge and using examples from a wide variety of everyday contexts, this book makes even complex concepts and techniques easy to grasp.
NOT GOT MUCH TIME?
One, five and ten-minute introductions to key principles to get you started.
Lots of instant help with common problems and quick tips for success, ...
Genre: Science & Math
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Ten-year-old Daisy and her two pals, Michael and Patrick, stumble across an abandoned old shed on their way to the park. Inside, they find a life-sized dusty old gumball machine with thousands of colorful gumballs inside the clear globe at the top. When one of the kids inserts a coin, the gigantic machine begins to rumble and shake and their strange journey begins. They are unable to fight the strong force that sucks them up the swirling tunnel and inside the gumball machine. Once inside, they find themselves in a strange but ...
This collection celebrates winter and its festivals, light and darkness. It includes the tales of Lieutenant William Bligh at the port of Hamnavoe, an Edinburgh man rediscovering his roots in Shetland, Baltic-men shipwrecked on the Orkney coast, and Norse warriors setting out for the Holy Land.
Through these stories George Mackay Brown explores the effects of new ways of thinking and working on the ancient patterns and traditions of Orkney life.
Genre: Short Stories
/ Length: 224 Pages (1,581 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 15th, 2019
This profound and poetic novel has been described as George Mackay Brown's most innovative work. He recounts the tale of the murder of the Earl of Orkney in the 12th century and links it to the story of Dietrich Bonhoeffer, a German theologian imprisoned and executed by the Nazis during World War Two. A fascinating meditation on the eternal questions of guilt, goodness and sacrifice from one of Scotland's greatest writers.
The books in this bite-sized new series contain no complicated techniques or tricky materials, making them ideal for the busy, the time-pressured or the merely curious. Kickstart Your LIfe with NLP is a short, simple and to-the-point guide to learning some basic NLP techniques to improve your life n a few short steps. Whether you want to lose weight, find love, or just be happier, in just 96 pages you will discover a complete toolkit for making positive and lasting changes.
"Flash in the Can" is a collection of fun, fast, fictional short stories with a twist that will keep you going. Flash fiction with a flush. Packed full of mystery, mischief, murder, and mayhem, with characters that will stay with you after you go. Read a story in each sitting or linger awhile and finish up. Something for everyone to bring with you wherever you go.
The stoics lived a long time ago, but they had some startling insights into the human condition - insights which endure to this day. The philosophical tradition, founded in Athens by Zeno of Citium in 301 BC, endured as an active movement for almost 500 years, and contributions from dazzling minds such as Cicero, Seneca and Marcus Aurelius helped create a body of thought with an extraordinary goal - to provide a rational, healthy way of living in harmony with the nature of the universe and in respect of our relationships with each ...
Democracy is in crisis. This is a crisis of growth on the one hand, with the Arab Spring and possible change in Burma and elsewhere, but also a crisis of alienation and stagnation in the more established democracies, in the United States and in Europe, where apathy and the uncontrolled power exerted by financial markets and the wealthy are threatening the core of democratic effectiveness and democratic values. We can no longer take democracy for granted, if we ever could, because it is both more powerful and widespread than it has ...
Genre: Politics & Social Sciences
/ Length: 160 Pages (2,638 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 15th, 2019
Simone de Beauvoir was among the 20th century's most influential thinkers. She was a philosopher at the forefront of existentialism, a pioneering thinker on women and feminism in ""The Second Sex"", the writer of prize-winning fiction, an autobiographical writer and a committed political activist. Introducing her life and work in a straightforward, jargon-free way, this guide offers readings of her fiction, explores the many facets of her thought and assesses her contribution to the intellectual debate.
Genre: Politics & Social Sciences
/ Length: 96 Pages (1,655 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 15th, 2019
The author's beloved Orkney is brought vividly to life in this classic collection, peopled with crofters, fishermen, ferrymen and tinkers. History plays a part too, for Norse and Scottish legend are revived in tales of witch trials, priest hunts and Viking raids, all endowed with the stark beauty of George Mackay Brown's masterful storytelling.
In these six stories George Mackay Brown leads us back along the sweep of Orkney's past and beyond even that to the remoteness of fable. He reveals the timelessness of the lived moment and the constants of island life in the harvest of sea and land and the compulsions of voyage and homecoming.
Genre: Short Stories
/ Length: 320 Pages (1,064 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 15th, 2019