Book-Auction Records, Vol. 12

Excerpt from Book-Auction Records. Vol. 12 The history of Sion College resolves itself naturally into two distinct parts: the history of the College itself and the history of the library - which latter formed no part of the founder's original plan - and although we are now solely concerned with the library it is yet essential..

Edward Carpenter

Excerpt from Edward Carpenter: An Exposition and an Appreciation At the age of twenty-five. Edward Carpenter received the creative impulse. and abandoned his profession to place himself at its disposal..

Nikea's Keys to Success

'NiKEA's Keys to Success: P.R.E.T.T.Y. Girls Wait 30 day Journal' offers truth. profound discoveries. challenge. entertaining perspectives and laugh out loud insights meant to stir your need for and trust in GOD like never before..

Nightmare Movies

Now over twenty years old. the original edition of Nightmare Movies has retained its place as a true classic of cult film criticism. In this new edition. Kim Newman brings his seminal work completely up to date..

Capital for Our Time

Capital for Our Time compellingly describes the opportunities and risks associated with intellectual capital. from broad economic questions to specific business strategies. It includes essays by cutting-edge managers and CEOs..

The Camera My Mother Gave ME

Susanna Kaysen. who wrote about her teenage depression in the bestseller "Girl. Interrupted." now takes on another taboo: her vagina-which suddenly and inexplicably starts to hurt..

Woodworking in Action Volume #13

We start with husband and wife team Cindy and Ted DeMers. who have been producing a blend of natural and finished furniture for many years using timber such as walnut. oak..

The Adman in the Parlor

How did advertising come to seem natural and ordinary to magazine readers by the end of the nineteenth century. The Adman in the Parlor explores readers' interactions with advertising during a period when not only consumption but advertising itself became established as a pleasure..

Innovation and Technology in Korea

Only inadequately perceived by the Western public. Korea has transformed into an economic heavy weight during recent decades. The Korean government believes it can turn it into one of the top 10 competitive economies until 2010..

Pregnancy Relaxation (Twins)

The "Pregnancy Relaxation CD" will help mums to: increase your energy and feelings of well being- get an improved sleep- maintain a healthy blood pressure- reduce. even eliminate aches and pains- increase communication with your baby- maintain a feeling of calm and relaxation- and..

Mystery of the Right Brain

The .Mystery of the Right Brain. is one of few books written by Makoto Shichida that was published in English. In this well-researched book. you will find many fascinating examples of children who have been taught using the Shichida Method of Education..

The Slaughter Man

Who would you like to see dead. Max Wolfe is back - the two-fisted homicide detective with a small daughter and dog waiting for him at home. and a crazed serial killer waiting for him out in the pitiless London city streets..

Reading Intervention in the Primary Grades

Accessible and teacher friendly. this book provides a blueprint for planning. delivering. and evaluating small-group interventions for struggling readers in PreK-2. It describes how to set up an efficient response-to-intervention (RTI) system that enhances any reading program already in place in a classroom..

Selected Literary Essays

This volume includes over twenty of C. S. Lewis's most important literary essays. written between 1932 and 1962. The topics discussed range from Chaucer to Kipling. from 'The Literary Impact of the Authorised Version' to 'Psycho-Analysis and Literary Criticism'..

Elementary Education in Rural India

'This is a well-constructed collection of results and analyses of field surveys. It deserves to be read and considered carefully' - Educational Review This collection of articles by eminent scholars provides an in-depth view of the present educational scenario in rural India..

Shelter for a Seabird

At a time when her stern father seems determined to sell the island home where her family has lived for generations. sixteen-year-old Andrea is swept into a doomed romance with a nineteen-year-old AWOL soldier..

How to Get a Girlfriend

Romy Miller is a woman. She understands women. She's going to help you do the same. Now for your convenience. her two classic dating guides for men. Understanding Women and How To Be The Man Women Want have been combined into one book..

Life is _____ Study Guide with DVD

Simple Truths to Find Love. Enjoyment. Trust. and Peace with God What is life. What are we here for. What is truly important. What will bring authentic satisfaction and lasting happiness..

This Was a Man

One of the most heartwarming stories ever associated with a sports figure. The transformation of hardscrabble Joey Giardello into one of the kindest and most generous champions-and the remarkable relationship with his Special Olympics champion son..

Star Wars Legends Epic Collection : The Old Republic, Volume 1

A long. LONG time ago... Discover the state of the "Star ""Wars "galaxy in the distant past in this first volume of an Epic Collection series focusing on the ancient Knights of the Old Republic When young Jedi Zayne Carrick is framed for the murder of his fellow Padawans..

Deadly Legacy (Rose McQuinn)

Edinburgh. 1901. Rose McQuinn has agreed to help her neighbour. Mrs Lawers. by delivering what she claims to be a family legacy to her only living relative. Conveniently. the trip allows allow Rose to meet with Detective Inspector Jack Macmerry's daughter to try and re-establish contact with her on his behalf..

The Times Codeword 2

The second book in the popular Codeword series: featuring 150 new Codewords -- the utterly addictive word puzzle which features daily in Times2. This cracker of a puzzle is the perfect alternative to knowledge-based crosswords (you either know it or you don't..

Olaf Water Bottle

This 25-ounce Frozen inspired water bottle is great for bike riding or running around. Made from shatterproof. break-resistant plastic. you don't have to worry about shattering your favorite Frozen snowman..


Stunning Japanese thriller with a chilling supernatural twist. The novel that inspired the cult Japanese movie and the Hollywood blockbuster of the same name..

Power Words

Words carry powerful energy and have an astonishing impact on your life. With Power Words. you can generate new actions and lightning-fast results. Use them to sharpen your focus. start new projects..


This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important. and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact. and remains as true to the original work as possible..

Great Omission

The last command Jesus gave the church before he ascended to heaven was the Great Commission. the call for Christians to "make disciples of all nations". But we have responded by making Christians. not disciples..

A Gentle Bunyip

Athol Gill was a Baptist Minister. New Testament scholar and founder of the House of Freedom in Brisbane and the House of the Gentle Bunyip in Melbourne. Internationally recognised both as a scholar and provocative advocate for the poor and social justice..


In order to save her mother. a teen is forced to become an indentured assassin in this sizzling movie ready ("Kirkus Reviews") dystopian thriller.

No one reads the fine print.

The good news is that the USA is finally out of debt..

Go Fun! Unicorns

Each Go Fun. activity book features a different paper-folding activity. Perfect for packing along. these little books will keep kids engaged and entertained for hours - making the backseat blahs a thing of the past..

First Fire, Then Birds

"H. L. Hix is that rare poet who is equal parts historian. journalist. archivist. and singer."--Susan M. Schultz

"Nobody now at work in American verse combines [H. L. Hix's] attraction to programmatic Big Projects (narrative..

Casino Night Game Box

Bring the glamour of the casino home with Casino Night. The deluxe game box includes a booklet with tips on hosting your own casino night. game strategy. and casino etiquette. It also includes 135 chips in four different colors..

Minecraft Hanger Blind Pack

Collectible 3" Minecraft hangers are the perfect accessory to carry a piece of Minecraft with you anywhere you go. Put them on your keys. hang them from your backpack. or just line them up in amusing dioramas..

The Pocket Beer Guide

The best beers are here. so drink up. The authors of the acclaimed "World Atlas of Beer" (Sterling Epicure) have collaborated with top international contributors to create the most extraordinary..

The Wind in the Willows

This book-and-puzzle combination provides a related task to busy hands and minds. so kids will learn motor skills while focusing on the story of The Wind in the Willows in both a visual and aural way. Two-sided puzzle provides extra entertainment value..

Essential University Physics

For two- and three-semester university physics courses Just the Essentials Richard Wolfson's Essential University Physics. Third Edition is a concise and progressive calculus-based physics textbook that offers clear writing..

Benny and Penny in the Big No-No!

"The Theodor Seuss Geisel Award Winner
"In this Theodor Seuss Geisel Award Winner Benny and his sister Penny know it's wrong to sneak into someone else's backyard but their mysterious new neighbor - or is it a monster..

Trick or Treat

Amateur sleuth and baker extraordinaire Corinna Chapman is upstaged when the hot new bread chain. Best Fresh Bread. opens just down the street from her own bakery. Earthly Delights..

Windswept at Sea

Book 2 in DuBois Manor series It's 1915 and the doors of DuBois Manor are to open again welcoming a new generation. As each rusty nail is pried off the windows brilliant light once again filters in allowing the stained glass to breathe..

And the Mountains Echoed

An unforgettable novel about finding a lost piece of yourself in someone else. Khaled Hosseini. the #1 "New York Times"-bestselling author of "The Kite Runner "and "A Thousand Splendid Suns..

Empowerment in Action

15 years on from first publication. this new edition of Empowerment in Action builds on a classic groupwork model that has stood the test of time and continues to be used as a paradigm for empowerment across the world today..

On Competition

For the past fifteen years. Michael Porter's work has defined our fundamental understanding of competition and competitive strategy. Presented here for the first time as a collective whole are a dozen articles -- two entirely new pieces together with ten of Porter's articles from the Harvard Business Review..

Naked Greed

The outstanding new thriller from #1 "New York Times"-bestselling author Stuart Woods. Stone Barrington isn t one to turn away in the face of danger. so when he witnesses a tricky situation underway..

Black Plaid Essential Everyday Journal

Ideal for everyday use. but without sacrificing style: this well-appointed black plaid journal features a flexible matte cover with a handy elastic closure and ribbon marker. With 160 lined pages..

Treason (Navy Justice S.)

The stakes are high ...and the entire world is waiting for the verdict. The Navy has uncovered a group of radical Islamic clerics who have infiltrated the Navy Chaplain Corps. inciting sailors and marines to acts of terrorism..

My First Holy Qur'an for Little Children

This is a full color presentation of the main themes of the Holy Qur'an designed for little children. It is in rhymed prose and mirrors important teachings of the Qur'an. Beautiful illustrations make this an excellent book for story time..

The Daniel Plan : 40 Days to a Healthier Life

Revolutionize Your Health

Once and for All

During an afternoon of baptizing over 800 people. Pastor Rick Warren realized it was time for change. He told his congregation he needed to lose weight and asked if anyone wanted to join him..

Tom Clancy Commander in Chief

The newest electrifying thriller in the #1 New York Times bestselling series has President Jack Ryan and his allies facing a treacherous foe threatening to unleash chaos around the globe. . ..

Wealth of Nations

"The Wealth of Nations" was recognized as a landmark of human thought upon its publication in 1776. As the first scientific argument for the principles of political economy..

The Bizarro Starter Kit (Red)

There's a new genre rising from the underground. Its name: BIZARRO. For years. readers have been asking for a category of fiction dedicated to the weird. crazy. cult side of storytelling that has become a staple in the film industry (with directors such as David Lynch..

The White Princess

The haunting story of the mother of the Tudors. Elizabeth of York. wife to Henry VII. Beautiful eldest daughter of Edward IV and Elizabeth Woodville - the White Queen - the young princess Elizabeth faces a conflict of loyalties between the red rose and the white..

Heavy Water and Other Stories

Nine dazzling stories make up this volume of unique and alluring fiction. In "Career Move. " poets are flown first-class to Hollywood in order to take meetings with sandal-shod produces. Witness the world of "Straight Fiction" in which everyone is gay except the beleaguered straight community..

Thinking About Teaching and Learning

Written by an author who combines the disciplines of biology and education to show how people learn and how knowing this can help teachers to teach effectively. This book deals with teaching based on new biological understandings about how the brain assimilates new knowledge and deals with what teachers most need to know..


"Island fuhrt seinen Namen zu unrecht. es musste Vulkanland heissen. Seit dem Tertiar bis in unsere Tage ist es ein einzigartiger Schauplatz vulkanischer Tatigkeit. Wahrend rings im Gebiet der Nordischen Basalte die Vulkane langst erloschen sind..

Top of the World

Im on top of the world. shouted Kevin Garnett after the Boston Celtics demolished the heavily favored Los Angeles Lakers for a league-leading seventeenth NBA championship..

The Royal Book of Lists

If you think you've already heard everything there is to know about the royal family -- think again. Even Queen Victoria herself would be amused (not to mention astonished) by the hundreds of revelations to be found within The Royal Book of Lists Covering over a thousand years of royal history..

Peter Pan Must Die

In John Verdon s most sensationally twisty novel yet. ingenious puzzle solver Dave Gurney brings his analytical brilliance to a shocking murder that couldn t have been committed the way the police say it was..

Designing and Conducting Mixed Methods Research

Mixed method research design. spearheaded by the author of the best-selling Research Design text (Second Edition. SAGE 2002). combines the latest thinking about mixed methods research designs with practical..

Baba Yaga's Assistant

Russian folklore icon Baba Yaga mentors a lonely teen in a wry graphic novel that balances gleefully between the modern and the timeless. Most children think twice before braving a haunted wood filled with terrifying beasties to match wits with a witch..

El Acuario (Aquarium) (Los Primeros Viajes Escolares [Spanish]

In Aquarium. emergent readers join a group of students as they visit an aquarium. Vibrant. full-color photos and carefully leveled text engage young readers as they explore a marine environment and learn about the many animals that make their home there..

The Power of a Positive No

No is perhaps the most important and certainly the most powerful word in the language. Every day we find ourselves in situations where we need to say No- to people at work..

White Rajah

Sir James Brooke was an extraordinary 'eminent' Victorian. whose life was the stuff of legend.His curious career began in 1841 when he was caught up in a war in Brunei which had started because a party of local Dayaks had refused to furl their umbrellas in the presence of the Sultan..

Video Resource Pack 3

Fully matched to the new KS3 Science Framework and QCA Program of Study. Collins KS3 Science provides exciting science for all levels. The series includes full support in Assessing Pupil's Progress..

T34 Tank Metal Marvel

These amazingly detailed do-it-yourself models start out as 4" square steel sheets but finish as extraordinary 3D models. Model includes easy to follow instructions to guide the process..

Franklin's New Friend

Franklin has always lived in the same house in the same town. and he's grown up with the same friends. Then new neighbors move in -- the Moose family. At school..

Lonely Planet Eastern USA

Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher Lonely Planet Eastern USA is your passport to all the most relevant and up-to-date advice on what to see..

The Announcers

Greg Perkins' 19-volume Darkness Before Mourning is one of the largest series of serious fiction ever created by a single author. Over 40 years in the making. the novels comprise over 10..

I Heart Cute Coloring

The silly. adorable designs in "I Heart Cute Coloring" are sure to please coloring enthusiasts of all ages. Children will enjoy the simple art style. and adult coloring book fans will be charmed by the goofy characters and scenes..

The Frog That Lost Its Croak

2 books in 1 The Frog that lost its Croak Poor Little Frog embarks on a perilous journey away from his home and family in search of the Frog Wizard to ask him to help get his croak back. Thomas and the Sea Monsters Thomas has a huge surprise one day when out exploring in the hills on the Scottish island where he lives..

Where Winners Live

Be accountable and achieve success Personal accountability is the secret weapon of every successful sales professional. It is the secret weapon of Where Winners Live co-author Dave Porter..

I Was a Teenage Fairy

Maybe Mab was real. Maybe not. Maybe Mab was the fury. Maybe she was the courage. Maybe later on she was the sex...

A tiny fairy winging her way through the jasmine-scented L.A. night..

Right As Rain (Mira)

Mack's determined to do what's right for her father...but will she choose what's right for herself. Mackenna Birch thinks she's met the man of her dreams while on holiday in New Zealand..


Once you shop. you can't stop. Build up your Shopkins world with the Shoe Dazzle (pictured) and The Make Up Spot Theme Playsets. Complete with 2 exclusive characters. mini-rides for your Shopkins characters and heaps of places to display and play..

The Magic School Bus, Lost in the Solar System

To celebrate its 20th anniversary. Scholastic is re-releasing the ten original Magic School Bus titles in paperback. With updated scientific information. the bestselling science series ever is back..

Ramsey Theory on the Integers

Ramsey theory is the study of the structure of mathematical objects that is preserved under partitions. In its full generality. Ramsey theory is quite powerful. but can quickly become complicated. By limiting the focus of this book to Ramsey theory applied to the set of integers..


It's a race to locate a legendary Incan idol - one carved out of a strange kind of stone. But a stone which. in the present age. could be used as the basis for a terrifying new weapon..

Foreign Exchange Operations

The ultimate nuts-and-bolts guide to foreign exchange operations The foreign exchange landscape is particularly risky since so much of the world is unregulated and takes place over the counter (off exchange)..

Killing the Black Dog

In 1988. shortly after moving from Sydney back to his birthplace in the rural New South Wales hamlet of Bunyah. Les Murray was struck with depression. In the months that followed. the "Black Dog" (as he calls it) ruled his life..

Listen to the People

This early work by Stephen Vincent Benet was originally published in 1921 and we are now republishing it with a brand new introductory biography. 'Listen to the People' is a radio script by this prolific author of prose and poetry..

Freddy the Pilot

Freddy the Renaissance Pig. the star of a favorite series that was written between 1926 and 1955. takes flight in this story about his becoming a pilot. Illustrations..

Automotive Mechatronics: Operational and Practical Issues

This book presents operational and practical issues of automotive mechatronics with special emphasis on the heterogeneous automotive vehicle systems approach. and is intended as a graduate text as well as a reference for scientists and engineers involved in the design of automotive mechatronic control systems..

The Thirty-Six Dramatic Situations

Excerpt from The Thirty-Six Dramatic Situations The prefaces of many books are more enduring than the letter-press they introduce. It is as if an author's after-thoughts more nearly express his real thoughts than his well-considered..

Vintage : 50 Designs to Help You de-Stress

Coloring in is a wonderful way to re-focus and de-stress. In this notebook you will find vintage-inspired designs to bring you calm and relaxation. The 50 designs in this book evoke the gentle pleasures of the past..

The Missing Kingdom

This whimsical story is about a king who becomes quite befuddled when his kingdom inexplicably goes missing. His loyal subjects are at a loss to help. despite their best efforts... until a brilliant young woman solves the mystery and makes all right again..

Visions of America

"See history. Understand history."" "Praised by instructors and students alike. the first edition of "Visions of America" has brought history to life for a generation of visual learners-and has shown how competing visions of America have shaped our nation's past..

Let Them Eat Stake

Charlotte Caine isn't called the OVampire ChefO because she's a member of New York's burgeoning undead community--she just cooks for them. But when she caters a vampire-witch wedding..

Eliseo Mattiacci

A fundamental instrument to extend and deepen our knowledge of a unique sculptor and to fit his works into the context of the artistic research of the twentieth century. A protagonist of contemporary art..

The Orion Mystery

Unlocking the secrets of the pyramids. For thousands of years the pyramids have stood. imposing and enigmatic. refusing to give up their secrets. In this thrilling book of scientific and historical detective work..


My OS X is filled with beginning through intermediate tasks. presented in a thorough step-by-step format. that guide you through learning everything you need to know to use the El Capitan release of OS X..

The Helmet of Horror

Labyrinth 1 is an intricate structure of intercommunicating passages. through which it is difficult to find one's way without a clue- a maze. They have never met. they have been assigned strange pseudonyms..

The Vagrant King

Cornish farmer Joseph Moyle's loyalty to the crown goes well rewarded - his step-son Ralf is appointed page to the future Charles II. And when Ralph takes up his post Britain is in the midst of its most tumultuous period ever - the war between the Royalists and the Parliamentarians and the dawning of an entirely new era ..