Sofia the First - Sofia Doll

When Sofia becomes Sofia the First. a princess of Enchancia. she must adapt to an extraordinary life of royalty and learn how to be a princess - inside and out..

Negative Certainties

In Negative Certainties. renowned philosopher Jean-Luc Marion challenges some of the most fundamental assumptions we have developed about knowledge: that it is categorical. predicative. and positive..

The Android's Dream

A human diplomat creates an interstellar incident when he kills an alien diplomat in a most unusual way. To avoid war. Earth s government must find an equally unusual object: A type of sheep ("The Android's Dream")..

A Tempered Wind

Poet Karen Gershon (1923-1993) opens "A Tempered Wind". the sequel to volume 1 of her autobiography "A Lesser Child". in 1943. It begins tragically with the death of Karen's sister Anne in England..

It's Okay to be the Boss

Fight the Undermanagement Epidemic. Too many of today's supervisors. managers. and leaders are failing their staff and their organizations by undermanaging. Falling victim to the empowerment craze of the last decade..

Talk Like Ted

TED talks have redefined the elements of a successful presentation and become the gold standard for public speaking around the world. And yet the techniques that top TED speakers use are the same ones that will make any presentation more dynamic..

Phaedra Nitokert

Excerpt from Phaedra Nitokert Phaedra. wife of Egeus. King of Athens. loves Hippolito. son of Egeus by a former wife. Hippolito repulses Phaedra. who. being endowed with magic. calls down on the head of Hippolito the vengeance of the gods..

Jewelry Fix-Ups

Discover how simple it can be to repair broken jewelry-find out how to use pliers to replace missing pin backs or fix bent earrings. Need to make a more ambitious repair. Learn techniques such as simple soldering..

The New Yoga for Healthy Aging

A step-by-step guide for the millions of baby boomers who want one simple practice for feeling and looking great--yoga.

One in five Americans is now moving toward the age bracket of "sixty and beyond..

The Betrayal of Trust

Heavy rain falls on Lafferton. flooding the cathedral town and causing a landslip out on the moors. As the rain water slowly drains away. a shallow grave - and a skeleton - are revealed..

Wine, Women and Westminster

Chris Moncrieff has been covering events in Westminster for the Press Association since the days when Churchill still came into the Chamber. and as its political editor for 14 years he was often the man who broke the big stories..

Unlikely Warrior : A Jewish Soldier in Hitler's Army

As a young adult in wartime Vienna. Georg Rauch helped his mother hide dozens of Jews from the Gestapo behind false walls in their top-floor apartment and arrange for their safe transport out of the country..

Marathon and Half-Marathon Running

"Crowood Sports Guides" provide sound. practical advice that will make you into a better sportsperson. whether you are learning the basic skills. discovering more advanced techniques or reviewing the fundamentals of your sport..

The Spiritual Diary of a Nine-Year-Old Child

In her first book The Spiritual Diary of a Nine-Year-Old Child. in all simplicity. Kasara offers us her own true experience. This inspired work helps us better understand the new generation of children..

Solid Acid Catalysis

Solids that possess acidic properties on their surfaces function as catalysts just like liquid acids. such as sulfuric acid and hydrochloric acid. By using solid acid catalysts..

5 Blind Spots

This book will reveal 5 destructive behaviors and attitudes that block you from becoming the remarkable person you desperately want to be..

Online ASE Technician Test Preparation - Gasoline Engines (T2) Printed Access Card

Prepare for the Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) exams online with ease. Delmar's Online ASE Technician Test Preparation 2.0: Medium/Heavy Duty Truck Gasoline Engines (T1) course is newly updated and enhanced to ensure those preparing to take the ASE certification exam are even more equipped for success than ever before..

Fielding Henry : Joseph Andrews (Sc)

Contents Include: Book 1: Of writing Lives in General. and Particularly of Pamela - Of Mr. Joseph Andrews. His Birth. Parentage. Education and Great Endowments - Of Mr. Abraham Adams the Curate..

Exceptional People

Throughout history. migrants have fueled the engine of human progress. Their movement has sparked innovation. spread ideas. relieved poverty. and laid the foundations for a global economy..

Froggy Goes to Camp

Froggy's off to camp. But only Froggy could manage to lose his trunks during swim class and overturn the kayak with the camp director in it. Froggy is sure to keep fans laughing with his latest antics..

Every Valley

Handel's Messiah is one of the most beloved musical works of the western world. playing an especially sentimental role in many people's Christmas traditions. The libretto of the work..

Jamboree Storytime Level B

Jamboree is an exciting new resource to introduce the English language to young children. It nurtures and extends their developing awareness of stories as well as of language learning..

J.M. Coetzee

J.M. Coetzee is one of the world's most intriguing authors. Compelling. razor-sharp. erudite: the adjectives pile up but the heart of the fiction remains elusive. Now. in J.M. Coetzee and the Life of Writing..

Craft Projects for Minecraft and Pixel Art Fans

This title features 15 original craft projects inspired by the Minecraft video game sensation. Creepers. characters. tools and blocks are fun to create now and play with later. It is suitable for children aged eight and over..

The Longest Way Home

"A soulful and searching book. Vibrant and elegant...McCarthy's prose shines with intelligence and intimacy. One feels pulled along...the book gaining momentum and meaning page by page" (Cheryl Strayed..

La Ladrona de Libros = The Book Thief

Erase una vez un mundo donde las noches eran largas y la Muerte contaba su propia historia. Erase una vez una ladrona que robaba libros y regalaba palabras.

En el pueblo vivia una nina que queria leer..

Washington's Immortals

In August 1776. little over a month after the Continental Congress had formally declared independence from Britain. the revolution was on the verge of a sudden and disastrous end..

Blame it on the Champagne

The bubbles are going to her head. English rose Saskia Elwood has slaved for years to turn her family estate into London's most exclusive venue. She's not going to do anything to jeopardise its success..

Batik, Traditional Textiles of Indonesia

Batik occupies a special place in Indonesian culture. Each fabric has a rich story to tell--as a reflection of the nation's religious beliefs. sophisticated court cultures and cosmopolitan history. The extraordinary textiles in this book are from the collections of Rudolf Smend and Donald Harper..

Gonzo Girl

Inspired by the author s experiences working with Hunter S. Thompson. an exhilarating. full-speed-ahead "roman a clef" about an ambitious young writer who takes a job as an assistant to an unmotivated..

After the End (After the End)

Michael Grant's Gone series meets M. Night Shyamalan's The Village in this riveting story of one girl's journey to save the very people who have lied to her for her entire life. Amy Plum. international bestselling author of the Die for Me series..

Fast Portuguese with Elisabeth Smith

Looking for a Portuguese course that really works fast. Look no further. In just 35 minutes a day for six weeks. Elisabeth Smith will teach you the 450 most useful words and expressions that you need..

A Concise Introduction to Analysis

This book provides an introduction to the basic ideas and tools used in mathematical analysis. It is a hybrid cross between an advanced calculus and a more advanced analysis text and covers topics in both real and complex variables..

Froggy's Best Babysitter

Froggy's parents are going out and they've left him with a brand-new babysitter. Only Froggy could create havoc in the kitchen and turn bath time into mess time..

LEGO Architecture - White House Lego 21006

Few structures in the United States have the history and reverence of The White House. On July 16. 1792. President George Washington chose this James Hoban design from six competing designs submitted by renowned architects..

World Sports Champions

Celebrity Secrets feature nine celebrities in depth. The star's background. personal life and career highlights are explored. The books also features six mini-biographies of other celebrities..

OECD Employment Outlook 2012

This 30th edition of the OECD Employment Outlook examines the labour market performance of OECD countries as well as the prospects in the short term. Chapter 1 offers an overview of recent developments..

Unfree in Palestine

Based on first-hand accounts and extensive fieldwork. Unfree in Palestine reveals the role played by identity documents in Israel's apartheid policies towards the Palestinians. from the red passes of the 1950s to the orange..

Digital Da Vinci

"Science is art." said Regina Dugan. senior executive at Google and former director of DARPA. "It is the process of creating something that never exists before...It makes us ask new questions about ourselves..

The Lost Prince (The Iron Fey)

Don't look at Them Don't speak of Them Never enter Their world Those are the rules that Ethan Chase lives by when it comes to the dark fairies that robbed him of his sister..

We're Going on a Bear Hunt [Board book]

We're going on a bear hunt. We're going to catch a big one. Will you come too. For a quarter of a century. readers have been swishy-swashying and splash-sploshing through this award-winning favourite..

Katie Morag's Island Stories

Welcome to the Island of Struay. home of one of the best-loved characters in children's books and as seen on TV - Katie Morag McColl. Whether she's posting parcels to the wrong addresses..

Collecting Toy Soldiers in the 21st Century

This serves as an update of the author's successful Collecting Toy Soldiers (Collins. 1987- pbk edition. New Cavendish. 1991). In it James Opie gives the collector the benefit of thirty years' experience as the world's leading authority on traditional toy soldiers (as opposed to model soldiers used in wargaming etc) and a lifetime as a collector himself..


"National Geographic Switzerland" guides you to the better- and lesser-known sights of this pristine European country. In between. you'll discover the cultural and natural treasures - including hundreds of museums..

The Duchess of Padua

Excerpt from The Duchess of Padua Market-place in Padua. In the background the cathedral built in the Romanesque style of black and white marble. A marble staircase leads to the portal of the building..

The Tainted Trial of Farah Jama

'It began to gnaw at him. at first an inkling. then an obsession: Farah Jama was truly innocent. Sonnet (Associate Crown Prosecutor) decided then that he didn't want to grant Jama a re-trial..

On the Plaza

In this wide-ranging. multi-disciplinary study. Setha M. Low explores the interplay of space and culture in the plaza. showing how culture acts to shape public spaces and how the physical form of the plaza encodes the social..

We Love Nature!

Share in the discovery of nature with your child and preserve his or her sense of wonder in this keepsake journal filled with activities and ideas--for children ages two to eight..

House of Faith or Enchanted Forest?

Since the Renaissance of the 14th through 17th centuries. and particularly since the Enlightenment of the 18th century. the ancient creeds of faith have been under serious fire..

Sean Connery: A Biography

Sean Connery s creation of secret agent James Bond invigorated Britain and its cinema. allowing a cash-strapped. morale-sapped country in decline to fancy itself still a player on the world stage. How can such worship not play havoc with one s soul especially a soul as painfully unprepared for the pressures of stardom as Connery s..

How to Integrate Water Sanitation and Hygiene into HIV Programmes

Water. sanitation and hygiene (WASH) practices are essential for maintaining people's health and dignity. People with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) have an increased risk of diarrhoeal diseases. which can decrease their life expectancy and quality of life..

Lords of All the World

This book. the first to compare theories of empire as they emerged in. and helped to define. the great colonial powers-Spain. Britain. and France-describes the different ways and arguments these countries used to legitimate the seizure and subjugation of aboriginal lands and peoples..

Ninety-Six Sermons, Volume 5

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..

Showcase Presents Superman Family

In these oddball stories from the start of the 1960s. Jimmy Olsen meets Tom Baker. Power Lad. an army of miniature Supermen. and Jimmy becomes 'The Fat Boy of Metropolis. ' 'Super Jimmy..

Winston Churchill

Winston Churchill is a renowned historical figure. whose remarkable political and military career continues to enthral. This book consists of short. highly readable chapters on key aspects of the 20th century and the role that Churchill played in them..

The Tale of the Flopsy Bunnies

In The Flopsy Bunnies. Benjamin Bunny and his cousin Flopsy are the parents of six young rabbits called simply The Flopsy Bunnies. The story concerns how the Flopsy Bunnies..

Trauma and Memory

Taking an in-depth look at the most current research on memory of traumatic events. this book contains state-of-the-art data in the controversial area of repressed memory. Contributors. major figures in the field..

The Germ-Cell Cycle in Animals

Excerpt from The Germ-Cell Cycle in Animals This book is the result of a course of lectures delivered during the past school year before a class in Cellular Biology at the University of Michigan..

The Little Book of Prada

Documenting the history of this family brand and representing a summary of Miuccia Prada's key collections and pieces. including the launch of the Miu Miu line. this book showcases the brand's emphasis on understated elegance and luxury..

The Cambridge Companion to The Waste Land

T. S. Eliot's The Waste Land is often considered to be the most important poem written in English in the twentieth century. The poem dramatically shattered old patterns of form and style. proposed a new paradigm for poetry and poetic thought..

Let Us Bless the Lord, Year One

Popular author. retreat leader. and priest Barbara Crafton rises early each morning. lights a candle. opens her Book of Common Prayer. and reads the morning office-the ancient Christian service that praises God at the beginning of a new day..

Spark Cool Cats Coloring Book

Get ready for the coolest cats around Thirty inspiring illustrations feature curious felines catching fish. chasing butterflies. playing with balls. floating balloons. and enjoying other playful activities..

Hangman's Game

After losing his starting position as a college quarterback to a shoulder injury. Nick Gallow has remade himself as a punter. Now in his fifth year in the pros with the Philadelphia Sentinels..

Inter-firm Collaboration, Learning and Networks

Inter-firm relations are not new. But fast developments in technology and globalization have led to increased opportunities for international alliances. and an upsurge in the interest in inter-organizational relations..

Book of the Royal Blue, Vol. 4

Excerpt from Book of the Royal Blue. Vol. 4 The current number of the Book of the Royal Blue opens its fourth volume. In presenting its pages to you from month to month..

Animal Stories

No one writes better animal stories than Dick King-Smith. In this audiobook we meet. among others. Babe. the sheep-pig. Max the muddled hedgehog. a hugely fat cat called Lawrence..

Steiner Education and Social Issues

Is the philosophy by which we choose to educate our children responsible. at least partially. for the attitudes and general tone of our societies. A recent Unicef report on wealthy countries ranked the United States and the United Kingdom at the bottom of a table that measured quality of life for young people across a wide range of headings..

A Colourful Journey to Asia

The pictures take you on the journey from Europe to Southeast Asia. From culture to nature. recreation to movement. you can marvel at the colourful variety and let yourself be enchanted by the exotic..

Laidlaw (Laidlaw 1)

Meet Jack Laidlaw. the original damaged detective. When a young woman is found brutally murdered in Kelvingrove Park. only Laidlaw stands a chance of finding her murderer from among the hard men..

Introduction to Conservation Genetics

This impressive author team brings the wealth of advances in conservation genetics into the new edition of this introductory text. including new chapters on population genomics and genetic issues in introduced and invasive species..

The Forgotten Soldier - Autographed Copy

The ninth thriller in the"New York Times"bestselling Pike Logan series by Brad Taylor. a retired Delta Force commander who has lived for more than twenty years in the world about which he writes..

Awakening the New Masculine

"Something very ancient and very new is being presented here. Gary Stamper is bringing together many disciplines. much experience. fine scholarship. and good writing style too." -Richard Rohr..

The Pebble

Change has dominated the health industry for the past forty years. Wrapped in an autobiography. this book will give you an inside perspective of this complex world. taking you in a circle from its growth in the sixties from a private to a public service in Canada to its return to a public/private organization..


Tried without success to learn Italian before. Can't find a learning style that suits you. Collins has teamed up with international best-selling author and inventor of Mind Maps(R) Tony Buzan to revolutionise the way language is learnt - forever..

Romancing the Bone

Love is a Many-Gendered Thing Gay love is no longer 'the love that dare not speak its name' and from the Vatican to Malta to lands Downunder twinks are falling for daddies..

The Soldier's Wife

It is 1915 and the world is being torn apart. but newlyweds Ruby and Jimmy Hawkins are sure their love will survive the trauma and tragedy of war. Sent away to fight in the desperate battles raging in Gallipoli..

David's Truth

In this completely revised edition of a classic. the author thoughtfully examines four different David narratives..

Metacognitive Therapy

Metacognitive therapy is based on the principle that worry and rumination are universal processes leading to emotional disorder. These processes are linked to erroneous beliefs about thinking and unhelpful self-regulation strategies..

In November

In November. the air grows cold and the earth and all of its creatures prepare for winter. Animals seek food and shelter. And people gather together to celebrate their blessings with family and friends..


Magic. monsters. and mayhem abound when Percy Jackson and Annabeth Chase meet Carter and Sadie Kane for the first time. Weird creatures are appearing in unexpected places. and the demigods and magicians have to team up to take them down..

Peter Doig

The most comprehensive monograph on Turner Prize-nominated artist Peter Doig. In every generation of artists. there are a few-or perhaps just one-who propose a new set of questions and alter the way we understand art..

Living Judaism

Why is the Torah central to the Jewish faith. How did the Talmud originate. What do Jewish holidays celebrate. What goes on a synagogue worship service. How to kosher dietary laws work..

Sustaining Lean in Healthcare

A resource designed to provide the physician's perspective of Lean. this book discusses how to engage physician leaders. apply standard methods for continuous deployment to new sites. and determine shared expectations for what success looks early in the process..

In Spite of the Gods

India is poised to become one of the world's three largest economies in the next generation and to overtake China as the world's most populous country by 2032. Well before then India's incipient nuclear deterrent will have acquired intercontinental range and air..

Medical Emergency Teams

Rapid Response Systems. second edition. addresses the problem of patient safety and quality of care- the logistics of creating a RRS (resource allocation. process design. workflow..

A Dynamic Cascade Model of the Development of Substance-Use Onset

The book offers an extensive exploration of the childhood factors that can lead to substance abuse.* Puts forward a dynamic cascade model of the development of adolescent substance-use onset* Model is based on broad sampling of children from prekindergarten through to Grade 12* The results offer practical suggestions for interventions..

Middle-Earth and Beyond

One wonders whether there really is a need for another volume of essays on the works of J.R.R. Tolkien. Clearly there is. Especially when the volume takes new directions..