Collins School Dictionary

Give yourself a head start. The perfect lookup companion for all students aged 11-14. With a clear design throughout. it is easy to use and full of useful features to help build language confidence and help with homework and revision..

The Children of Kings

When a distress calls goes out from a Federation outpost near the Klingon border the USS Enterprise. under the command of Captain Christopher Pike. responds. Starbase 18 lies in ruins. and there are no survivors..

The Audacity of Hope

In July 2004. Barack Obama electrified the Democratic National Convention with an address that spoke to Americans across the political spectrum. One phrase in particular anchored itself in listeners' minds..

Homelessness Comes to School

The seminal work on homeless students and our responsibility to educate them School-aged children in homeless families and independent homeless youth represent the fastest-growing population of homeless individuals in the United States..

Taking Your Pet to the Vet

"Garfield." " Peanuts." "The New Yorker." "The Far Side--"these are just a few of the sources for "Taking Your Pet to the Vet." a collection of cartoons from more than 200 strips. panels. and other drawings from the best cartoonists in the world..

Creative Science

Do the words "awe". "wonder" and "fascination" sum up your pupils' response to Science lessons. If not then this is the book for you. Through a refreshing blend of theory and practice it provides stimulating material to develop creative approaches to Science in the classroom..

Sciences Sociales et l'avenir de L'Afrique

This is the first title in a new series Interventions. a strategic initiative by CODESRIA. aimed at promoting the research output of the younger generation of academics and scholars in Africa..

No More Phonics and Spelling Worksheets

"When we give every student worksheets to learn phonics and spelling. we miss opportunities to get our students excited about words and fail to give them the opportunity to meet the high standards represented by the Common Core Standards..

Lectures on the First and Second Epistles of Peter

Excerpt from Lectures on the First and Second Epistles of Peter In bringing before the public a posthumous work of the Rev. John Lillie. D.D.. his friends are actuated not only by a desire to erect a fitting monument to his name..

History of Wine Words

A stimulant at dinner parties. wine tastings and cocktail parties. Plus. as a gift. this book makes an excellent accompaniment to a housewarming bottle.

"A great read." -Rod Phillips..

Aaliyah: More Than a Woman

Aaliyah Dana Haughton was that music business rarity: a teen idol who transformed herself into a critically acclaimed hip-hop soul artist. a singer who successfully made the transition to actress..

70-410 Installing

This lab manual does not include a MOAC Labs Online access code. This is the companion print lab manual to the 70-410 Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012 textbook. The 70-410 Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012 textbook prepares certification students for the first of a series of three exams which validate the skills and knowledge necessary to implement a core Windows Server 2012 Infrastructure into an existing enterprise environment..

Bethlehem (1865)

This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age. it may contain imperfections such as marks. notations. marginalia and flawed pages..

The Vagrant

The Vagrant is his name. He has no other. Years have passed since humanity's destruction emerged from the Breach. Friendless and alone he walks across a desolate. war-torn landscape. As each day passes the world tumbles further into depravity..

Extreme Ownership : How U.S. Navy Seals Lead and Win

The #1 "New York Times "bestseller

"An incredible book... you teach guys and gals about leadership and you've helped not only military guys but families." - Megyn Kelly

"You show in the book how to motivate..


Compact version. x0D- Food science and the study of what we eat. What food does to the body. and what food does for the body. x0D- x0D- Multi-foldA laminated guide.

"Comickers" Art

The first book in the Comickers Art series. "Comickers Art: Tools and Techniques for Drawing Amazing Manga" explores the various drawing tools and art techniques necessary to create successful and authentic manga..

Lean UX

With this hands-on guide. readers will learn that UX is about the experience. not the deliverables. By applying a set of lean design practices and principles. readers will get a tactical understanding of how Lean and UX/Design can integrate successfully..

Elf on the Shelf - Girl Elf Edition with Blue Eyes

The Elf on the Shelf - Brand New Girl Elf Edition with Elf and Storybook - A Christmas Tradition with Blue-Eyed Girl Elf: Year after year. children and adults alike are baffled by the mystery of how Santa really knows who's been naughty or nice..

Get Me Out of Here!

James Patterson's winning follow-up to the #1 "New York Times" bestseller "Middle School. The Worst Years of My Life" is another riotous and heartwarming story about living large..

Ghosts: In an English Version

Norway. 1881. Mrs Alving is ecstatic when her son Osvald visits after many years abroad. He has returned to celebrate the heroic memory of his dead father. But within hours of Osvald's homecoming his mother is forced to unearth the past and reveal its terrifying ghosts..

Fox in Socks

Illus. in full color. A collection of tongue twisters that is "an amusing exercise for beginning readers."--Kirkus.



Kristina s descent continues in the "New York Times "bestselling sequel to "Crank." now with a refreshed look and a trade paperback trim size.

"One little bit. my heart revs "


Learning Ritual Magic

Learning Ritual Magic is a training manual for anyone serious about improving their magic based on the western mystery traditions. including tarot. ritual magic..

The Zohar: Volume 7 (The Zohar

Sefer ha-Zohar (The Book of Radiance) has amazed readers ever since it emerged in medieval Spain over seven hundred years ago. Written in lyrical Aramaic. this masterpiece of Kabbalah exceeds the dimensions of a normal book- it is virtually a body of mystical literature..

Locking Diary - Owl

Diaries are for dreaming. Children love a locked book where they can record their private musings. their dreams. their thoughts - even their doodles. Dream. write and imagine the possibilities in this diary featuring 200 lined pages and the fun and exciting artwork that you have come to expect from Peaceable Kingdom..

Employment and Employee Rights

Of interest to anyone who wishes to understand more about employee rights and the revolutionizing of employment models. Employment and Employee Rights addresses the issue of rights in the workplace from the perspective of both employees and employers..

Transforming Vision

Elisabeth Schssler Fiorenza describes the theoretical and liberative theological commitments that orient her pioneering biblical scholarship. including the use of critical theory..

FCE Gold Plus Maximiser and CD No Key Pack

The Maximiser is a unique combination of workbook and exam handbook. which can be used for immediate follow-up work in class or for homework. intensive exam preparation after completing the Coursebook..

Joining the Dots for Violin, Grade 3

Joining the Dots offers violinists lots of material to help build confidence and skill in sight-reading. The series brings together a range of activities to help students improve their sense of fingerboard geography..

Keeping My Head

Justin Langer is not just the greatest Australian first class run scorer in cricketing history--he overtook Don Bradman in 2009--but someone who writes and talks about the game with great insight..

Stock Market Volatility

Up-to-Date Research Sheds New Light on This Area Taking into account the ongoing worldwide financial crisis. Stock Market Volatility provides insight to better understand volatility in various stock markets..

Truth of Our Existence

What would happen if we looked with fresh eyes at the struggles and impossible situations that we face every day and found there four truths that changed everything..

The Currywurst

An unusual story that begins in Danzig. Riga and Konigsberg. through Wladiwostock. then Manchuria. all the way to China and Hiroshima. and back to Stuttgarterplatz in Berlin. at the 1. Currywurststand..

Human Radiation Injury

Human Radiation Injury is a concise but thorough presentation of known toxicities of radiation exposure in humans. This unique text is the only single reference available that studies the risks to humans from medical..

Migration and New International Actors

Recent studies on migration have been given a new focus and theoretical framework. The so-called "political dimension" of Diasporas. and their action at the international level as agents of para-diplomacy..

The Twelve Days of Christmas [Board book]

The holidays just got a little more merry and bright with "The Twelve Days of Christmas." Whimsical illustrations spread holiday cheer in this new take on a timeless Christmas classic. From swans a-swimming to ladies dancing..

I Do it

Cook. Drive. Change a tyre. Dance. Some people can do anything - well. almost..

Developing Independent Learners

The goal of teaching is to promote independent learning so reading and writing becomes a lifelong habit. As children become better readers. they also become better writers. A workshop format provides a literacy context for building connections between the reading and writing processes..

An Island Story

Excerpt from An Island Story: A Child's History of England 'What a funny letter. Daddy. ' said Spen. as he looked at the narrow envelope which had just arrived. and listened to the crackle of the thin paper..

Language Planning in Primary Schools in Asia

In foreign language education. decisions must be taken on what languages to teach. who will teach them. in which schools (i.e. all. only urban. only rural). in which grades. the number of hours a week..

Dancing with Myself

In this original memoir following Billy Idol from his childhood in England to his fame at the height of the punk-pop revolution. the iconic superstar tells the real story behind the sex..

Single Bookend - White

Made from durable polypropylene. these inventive bookends fold flat with grippy feet to keep them rock steady. Perfectly at home in the lounge. kitchen. study or children's bedrooms and absolutely ideal for the office..

Getting Rowdy (Mira)

An alpha hero's attraction to the one woman he can't have could draw him into a killer's snare in the sizzling new novel from New York Times bestselling author Lori Foster. Charismatic bar owner Rowdy Yates isn't the kind of man women say no to..

Unbaked Urns of Rudely Shape

A festschrift of essays on British and Irish pottery presented to Ian Longworth on his retirement as Keeper of the Department of Prehistoric and Romano-British Antiquities in the British Museum..

Towards Commemoration

How should we commemorate the past. What are the potential benefits and dangers. How does commemoration relate to history. Contemporary Ireland. north and south..

Advances in Computers

Since its first volume in 1960. Advances in Computers has presented detailed coverage of innovations in computer hardware. software. theory. design. and applications. It has also provided contributors with a medium in which they can explore their subjects in greater depth and breadth than journal articles usually allow..

The Mapmaker's Opera

In the tradition of Allende. this is a magical novel. written in the form of an opera. and set in Seville and Mexico in the late 1800s. Act I opens in Seville. Emilio has been forced by his overbearing mother into the priesthood..

When Everything Changed

WHEN EVERYTHING CHANGED begins in 1960 when American women actually had to get their husband's permission to apply for a credit card. In the years since. American women have witnessed exciting changes..

Present It! Creating and Sharing a Slide Show

Learn how to gather. organize. and present information using slideshow software on your computer. Students will use relevant prior knowledge of technology to present their ideas in a new way..

Shadow Fade

If you're truly insane. do you know it. You may toil at science and art and any manner of worthy pursuits. You may work for the betterment of man and fellow creatures..

Kill Me If You Can

A poor art student living in New York City finds a duffel bag filled with diamonds during a chaotic attack at Grand Central Station. Plans for a worry-free life with his gorgeous girlfriend fill his thoughts--until he realizes that he is being hunted..

Lonely Planet Florida

Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher Lonely Planet Florida is your passport to the most relevant. up-to-date advice on what to see and skip. and what hidden discoveries await you. Dance to Caribbean beats in Miami..

The Brief American Pageant: A History of the Republic

If you think American history can't be entertaining. think again. THE BRIEF AMERICAN PAGEANT presents a concise and vivid chronological narrative. focusing on the central themes and great public debates that have dominated American history..

The Art and Science of Communication

"The Art and Science of Communication" shows you a new way to understand and use communication in the workplace. Revealing the seven types of communication we all use every day. the book shows you how to increase your communication effectiveness in any setting with practical techniques..

The Joy of Stats

As a stand-alone text. a self-study manual. or a supplement to a lab manual or comprehensive text. The Joy of Stats is a unique and versatile resource. A "Math Refresher" section and self-assessment test offer a concise review of the needed math background..

In the Unlikely Event - Autographed Copy

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

A Fearless Heart

In 1979 Jon Kabat-Zinn popularised the Buddhist practice of mindfulness when he revealed that it could alleviate depression. While mindfulness is a powerful tool..

The Whole Fam Damily

When Gus takes up with Cindy. he takes up with her whole family -- her brothers and sisters and their husbands and wives and live-ins and one-nighters..

Brazil, the People

This book is suitable for children of ages 9-14. Almost half the population of South America lives in Brazil. A melting pot of indigenous. African and European cultures. Brazil is also home to some of the poorest and some of the wealthiest people in South America..

A Girl's Guide to Moving on - Autographed Copy

From Debbie Macomber. #1 "New York Times" bestselling author of the Blossom Street and Cedar Cove series. comes a powerful new standalone novel about two women who become unlikely best friends: a former mother- and daughter-in-law who each leave their cheating husbands only to discover a kindred spirit in one another..

The Portrait of a Lady

Isabel Archer's main aim in life is to protect her independence. She is not interested in settling down and compromising her freedom for the sake of marriage. However. on a trip around Europe with her aunt..

New and Complete Clock and Watchmakers' Manual

Excerpt from New and Complete Clock and Watchmakers' Manual: Comprising Descriptions of the Various Gearings. Escapements. and Compensations Now in Use in French. Swiss. and English Clocks and Watches..

Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Sausages

Polly. an average. completely ordinary property lawyer. is convinced she's losing her mind. Someone keeps drinking her coffee. And talking to her clients. And doing her job..

The Other Texas Frontier

"One is tempted to say that wherever there was a frontier in America there was a counterfrontier and that the main purpose of this counterfrontier was not only to help man grow or dig or catch or kill his livng but also to put this man in communication with the traditions of his kind and thereby secure to his descendants the benefits of the free mind..

Handbook of Engineering Hydrology

While most books examine only the classical aspects of hydrology. this three-volume set covers multiple aspects of hydrology. and includes contributions from experts from more than 30 countries..

With Courage and Common Sense

'Much of the time our society stereotypes and dismisses old women as ridiculous. troublesome. irrelevant. and (worst of all) boring. These memoirs contradict the assumptions. The women who wrote them have experienced solid..

Research and Evaluation for Busy Practitioners

More and more people working in public services have to do research on top of their day jobs. This can include workplace research. such as evaluation. audit. training needs analysis or satisfaction surveys..

Big Bang Disruption

"A stimulating read...carefully researched and accessibly written...the case studies on disruption alone are worth the cover price". (Financial Times)..

Beyond the Textbook

During a time of standards-based instruction. Beyond the Textbook: Using Trade Books and Databases to Teach Our Nation's History. Grades 7-12 will fill the gap in today's middle and high school classrooms to simultaneously engage students in effective literacy skill exercises and teach our nation's history..

International Politics and Performance

In recent years we have witnessed an increasing convergence of work in International Politics and Performance Studies around the troubled. and often troubling. relationship between politics and aesthetics..

Analysis and Topology

The goal of this book is to investigate further the interdisciplinary interaction between mathematical analysis and topology. It provides an attempt to study various approaches in the topological applications and influence to function theory..

Roger Lloyd-Pack

Roger Lloyd-Pack (born 8 February 1944) is an English actor known for his roles in the TV shows The Vicar of Dibley. Only Fools and Horses and The Old Guys.Lloyd-Pack attended Bedales School in Hampshire..

A First Course in Finite Elements

Developed from the authors. combined total of 50 years undergraduate and graduate teaching experience. this book presents the finite element method formulated as a general-purpose numerical procedure for solving engineering problems governed by partial differential equations..

The Freedom Paradox

A radical reconsideration of the meaning of freedom in the modern world. Despite all of the freedoms they now enjoy. the citizens of rich countries do not appear to be the contented..

The Perfect Hope

#1 "New York Times" bestselling author Nora Roberts introduces you to the Montgomery brothers Beckett. Ryder. and Owen as they bring an intimate bed-and-breakfast to life in their hometown. Ryder is the hardest Montgomery brother to figure out with a tough-as-nails exterior and possibly nothing too soft underneath..

Patchwork Loves Embroidery

Australian designer Gail Pan presents a wide assortment of whimsical projects for quilters. crafters. and hand embroiderers of all skill levels. Create wall hangings. table runners. and more..

Blind Your Ponies

Sam Pickett never expected to settle in this dried-up shell of a town on the western edge of the world. He s come here to hide from the violence and madness that have shattered his life. but what he finds is what he least expects..

This Sceptred Isle: The Classic BBC Radio History

The first five volumes from the landmark BBC radio series This Sceptred Isle. Christopher Lee's epic history tells the story of Britain from the Romans to the death of Victoria. This collection includes the original first five volumes: 55BC-1087: Julius Caesar to William the Conqueror..

Bowling Friends

This preschool-friendly bowling set has soft plastic components that are easy to lift. easy to maneuver and so much fun to knock down. Six unique character pins feature bright colors. raised textures and sweet facial expressions to encourage little bowlers..

The Rings That Bind

On his terms only The day Rosa agreed to wear Nicolai Baranski's ring she wasn't so foolish as to expect love. Yet nothing could have prepared her for the aching loneliness of her husband's constant indifference--an indifference that proved too much to bear..

Explicit Instruction

Explicit Ins1000truction: Strategies for Meaningful Direct Teaching provides pre-service and in-service teachers with much needed answers to questions such as. "What do we do for students who need more..

Allgemeine Literatur-Zeitung Vom Jahre 1797

This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1797 edition..


The award-winning designer and author of Rooms showcases inspiring opportunities for the exteriors. interiors. and details of houses in this lavishly photographed book Celebrated designer Mariette Himes Gomez believes that a house becomes a home only when it is infused with personal touches..

Fated (Servants of Fate)

Aislin Ferry and Jason Moros have only days until they will be called to account before the Keepers of the Afterlife. Yet as they race to restore order and make their case. their worlds fall into total disarray..

Good to Great and the Social Sectors

Building upon the concepts introduced in Good to Great. Jim Collins answers the most commonly asked questions raised by his readers in the social sectors..

Festivals of Laos

Laos is a land of festivals. Every village. every temple. and every ethnic minority not only holds its own special festivals but joins the wider Lao community in celebrating the national ones as well..

Access 2007

Compared to industrial-strength database products such as Microsoft's SQL Server. Access is a breeze to use. It runs on PCs rather than servers and is ideal for small- to mid-sized businesses and households..

Faith of the Faithless

Why do we still have religion. It seems to offer nothing but violence. suppression and conflict. Discussing the relationship between religion and politics. exploring questions of faith. love. human nature and original sin..

The Draftsman

Excerpt from The Draftsman: Containing a Collection of Concise Precedents and Forms in Conveyancing In issuing a Second Edition of this Work. the Author begs to express his thanks to the Profession..