Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

"This special edition of "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince" has a gorgeous new cover illustration by Kazu Kibuishi. Inside is the full text of the original novel..

The Illumined Heart

Frederica's best-selling. inspirational guide to rediscovering the faith of the early Christians..

The Prince and I

An enchanting. sexy and witty Scottish historical romance from New York Times bestseller Karen Hawkins. Fans of Julia Quinn. Monica McCarty and Julie Garwood will fall under the spell of this glittering romance..

Designing Qualitative Research

With expanded coverage of ethics. analysis processes and approaches. the authors have updated their bestselling text to reflect recent advances and challenges. Features in the Fourth Edition include: - Recent thinking on 'the researcher in the research setting' - Consideration of the current political climate - Updated references and Further Reading sections - Postscripts at the end of each chapter that consist of a dialogue between a student and an advisor..

Alexander to Constantine

Drawing on the most recent. groundbreaking archaeological research. Eric M. Meyers and Mark A. Chancey re-narrate the history of ancient Palestine in this richly illustrated and expertly integrated book..

The Volatility Primer

When are option prices cheap. When are they expensive. What causes prices to change. The answer to each question is the same: Volatility. Understand how volatility affects the market and securities underlying specific options - and you can significantly improve your trading results..

Building Surveys and Reports

This book provides guidance on building survey work for typical residential. commercial and industrial buildings. with advice on how to diagnose a wide range of defects..

Making the Case : How to Be Your Own Best Advocate

After an eleven-year-old Kimberly Guilfoyle lost her mother to leukemia. her dad wanted her to become as resilient and self-empowered as she could be. He wisely taught her to build a solid case for the things she wanted..

Tropical Ecology

This full-color illustrated textbook offers the first comprehensive introduction to all major aspects of tropical ecology. It explains why the world's tropical rain forests are so universally rich in species..

The Routledge Reader in Christian-Muslim Relations

Interest in Christian-Muslim dialogue has grown considerably in recent years. How Islam and Christianity have approached each other theologically is one of the most absorbing ways of understanding the challenge of interreligious relations or Christian-Muslim polemics..

Oball Shaker

Baby will love being able to shake. rattle and teethe all at once. This is sure to become one of baby's favorites. Textured rattle is clear so baby can see the colorful beads. Colorful rattle beads create fun sounds to entertain and delight baby..

The Worry Tree

Juliet's a worrywart. and no wonder. Her little sister. Oaf. follows her around taking notes and singing 'The Irritating Song' all day long. Her parents are always arguing about Dad's junk..

Anatman, Pumpkin Seed, Algorithm

Anatman. Pumpkin Seed. Algorithm playfully experiments at the edges where languages meet. These poems probe the technologies of language and the languages of technology. This is "technology"..

"Time Out" Shortlist Edinburgh

"Time Out's Shortlist" guides offer all the usual visitor information. presented in a way designed to take you straight to what you're looking for: reviews of the classic sights and venues in area-by-area chapters..

And the Pursuit of Happiness

Energized and inspired by the 2008 elections. celebrated illustrator Maira Kalman traveled to Washington. D.C.. launching a year-long investigation of American democracy and its workings. The result is an artist's idiosyncratic vision of history and contemporary politics..

Lethal Beauty

It should have been an open and shut murder case. but Mia Quinn finds out that nothing about it is simple. After a young Chinese prostitute is stabbed to death by her rich American client. the tabloids dub Dandan Yee "Lethal Beauty" -- despite the fact that she was the one who ended up dead..


A day in the life of a group of 15-year-olds when they are let off school because a girl in their year has killed herself after relentless bullying. A cautionary tale of modern living..

World Development Indicators 2012

The World Development Indicators CD-ROM contains time series data for more than 200 economies from 1960-2010. single-year observations. and spreadsheets on many topics. It contains more than 1..

The Secret Knowledge

A lost musical masterpiece is at the heart of this gripping intellectual mystery by award-winning writer Andrew Crumey. In 1913 composer Pierre Klauer envisages marriage to his sweetheart and fame for his new work..

Tokyo Ghoul, Volume 1

Ghouls live among us. the same as normal people in every way--except their craving for human flesh. Ken Kaneki is an ordinary college student until a violent encounter turns him into the first half-human half-ghoul hybrid..

Parents Who Kill

Parents Who KillIt's unimaginable to think a parent. someone who is by nature supposed to protect their children. making the choice to kill them. Unfortunately. filicide (the deliberate act of killing your own child) is not as uncommon as many may think..

The Auschwitz Escape

A terrible darkness has fallen upon Jacob Weisz's beloved Germany. The Nazi regime. under the leadership of Adolf Hitler. has surged to power and now hold Germany by the throat. All non-Aryans--especially Jews like Jacob and his family--are treated like dogs..

The Resilience Dividend

New York. Athens. Wenzhou. Boston. Oslo. Dhaka. New Orleans. Nairobi. In recent years. dozens of cities across the globe have been hit by large-scale catastrophes of every kind: natural disaster. geopolitical conflict..

Leviathan : Leviathan; Behemoth; Goliath

Destiny meets history in the complete boxed set of the riveting. "New York Times "bestselling Leviathan trilogy.

It is the cusp of World War I. The Austro-Hungarians and Germans have their Clankers..

Imperial Gothic

The Gothic Revival movement in architecture was intimately entwined with 18th- and 19th-century British cultural politics. By the middle of the 19th century. architects and theorists had transformed the movement into a serious scholarly endeavor..

Everything I Know about Nursing

100 blank pages of Jeremy Hunt's wisdom on the subject of nursing and general healthcare in the United Kingdom. Having made quite a name for himself in the popularity stakes with the introduction of Clause 119 to the Care Bill (the Hospital Closure Clause)..


Since the 1960s. the National Aeronautics and Space Administration has been sending unmanned satellites to explore the planets. moons and sun. These probes have amassed a stunning visual record of other worlds..

When I Feel Angry

Anger is a scary emotion for young children. their parents. and caregivers. As this little bunny experiences the things that make her angry. she also learns ways to deal with her anger--ways that won't hurt others..

Group Theory

This is a comprehensive. problem-oriented introduction to group theory. It aims not only to teach the material. but also to help develop the skills needed by researchers and teachers..

Handle with Care

Willow O'Keefe is born with osteogenesis imperfecta. or brittle bone disease. which means she will suffer hundreds of broken bones as she grows. and a lifetime of pain. As the family struggles to cover medical expenses..

Handbook of Clinical Pediatrics

This concise handbook provides an update on topics in general pediatrics for general pediatricians in practice. It focuses on ambulatory pediatrics and includes topics dealing with newborns..

Forgotten Myths

Want to know what secrets lie out there beyond our world. Want excitement. power and apocalyptic adventures. Then look no further. this is your kind of book..

"Healing Gourmet" Eat to Beat Diabetes

Use your diet to beat disease and promote wellness with "Healing Gourmet". Drawing from the latest scientific research. the "Healing Gourmet[registered]" series focuses on foods and recipes for managing and preventing a wide range of diet-related illnesses..

Out of the Dark

A renowned paranormal expert presents a fascinating foray into the realm of supernatural and legendary creatures by providing true accounts of actual encounters and discussing the origins of ghosts..

Essential Oils Guide

The uses for essential oils are considerable. They can be used for medicine. for the home. for cleaning. for pets. and much more. Some can be consumed orally. while others are topical only. Some are also poisonous and should never be used in any circumstances..

The Princess Who Couldn't Sleep

The Princess. like many children. just can't get to sleep. Her mum. the Queen. tries everything to get her to sleep. but only one thing will work. If only the Queen would listen..


The thrive diet is a long-term eating plan to help all athletes (professional or not) develop a lean body. sharp mind. and everlasting energy. As one of the few professional athletes on a plant-based diet..


Superman returns in all his glory in this very special issue that sees the Man of Steel back to full power as he faces his greatest enemy and also comes face to face with the pre-Flashpoint Kal-El. At last..

The Tenant of Wildfell Hall

"[...]drunkenness at the Black Bull. his violence at home. his free and coarse talk. and his perpetual boast of guilty secrets. influenced the imagination of his wholly pure and inexperienced sisters. Much of 'Wuthering Heights..

Scales for Soprano Ukulele

Scales for Soprano Ukulele provides fingering diagrams. construction formulas in whole and half steps (in standard notation) and application (usage) for the most common scales used in improvisation and composition..

Rediscovering Jacob Riis

Before publishing his pioneering book How the Other Half Lives - a photojournalistic investigation into the poverty of New York's tenement houses - Jacob Riis (1849-1914) spent his first years in the United States as an immigrant and itinerant laborer..

Suspicious Minds

We're all conspiracy theorists. Some of us just hide it better than others. Conspiracy theorists do not wear tin-foil hats (for the most part). They are not just a few kooks lurking on the paranoid fringes of society with bizarre ideas about shape-shifting reptilian aliens running society in secret..

The Tragedy of William Jennings Bryan

Although Populist candidate William Jennings Bryan lost the presidential elections of 1896. 1900. and 1908. he was the most influential political figure of his era. In this astutely argued book..

Bedtime Stories in Easy Spanish 6 [Spanish]


An Introduction to the Theory and Practice of Finite Fields

Written by two renowned researchers. this graduate level textbook provides a thorough grounding in the field of cryptography. This topic is central to the graduate level curriculum in mathematics and electrical engineering since finite fields play a central role in the theory and practice of error correcting codes and cryptography..

Diner Impossible

AN ENDING GUARANTEED TO DELIGHT ROSE STRICKLAND FANS... After shunning her overbearing parents' wealthy lifestyle. waitress and part-time college student. Rose Strickland. is drawn back into their world when she tries to prove the impossible: the innocence of the town's crooked police chief..


Seeds of imagination turn into magical rhythms in this collection spanning thirty-five years.

Born in Puerto Rico in 1949. Victor Hernandez Cruz moved to New York at the age of six..

Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man

The #1 New York Times bestseller in a newly revised. expanded edition. With over two million copies sold. ACT LIKE A LADY. THINK LIKE A MAN has become a bestseller around the world..

The Ugly Renaissance

"The Ugly Renaissance "is a delightfully debauched tour of the sordid. gritty reality behind some of the most celebrated artworks and cultural innovations of all time. Tourists today flock to Italy by the millions to admire the stunning achievements of the Renaissance paintings..

Pizza, Pigs, and Poetry

Have you ever tried to write a poem about a pizza. How about a pig. How about a pigeon. penguin. potato. Ping-Pong. parrot. puppy. pelican. porcupine. pie. pachyderm. or your parents..

Civilization Revolution

In Civilization. players strive to become ruler of the world by establishing and leading a civilization from the dawn of man into the space age - waging war. conducting diplomacy. discovering technologies..

Personality Theory

It is the influence of personality characteristics affecting our social and occupational choices. The development of personality characteristics occurs not during one but each developmental stage of the lifespan..

The World of Writing: A Guide

The World of Writing is an aims-based writing guide with an emphasis on language and culture that encourages today's diverse students to write for tomorrow's increasingly globalized workplaces and communities..

Healing Waters

Water is essential to every bodily function. but not all water is equal. Given all the hype. it s hard to choose from among the staggering array of bottled beverages. yet beyond all the advertising is a clear liquid that can restore your health..

City of Glass

Love is a mortal sin. and the secrets of the past are deadly. Plunge into the third installment novel in the internationally bestselling Mortal Instruments series and prepare to be hooked ("Entertainment Weekly") now with a gorgeous new cover..

Swedish Food and Cooking

Discover the delights of this distinctive Scandinavian cuisine. in a beautiful new book about an increasingly fashionable - and healthy - way of cooking. This work contains 60 delectable Swedish recipes - including regional dishes such as fried mustard herrings..

Juno [Region 1]

JUNO stars Ellen Page as the title character. a whip-smart teen confronting an unplanned pregnancy by her classmate Bleeker (Cera). With the help of her hot best friend Leah (Thirlby)..

Unofficial Hatsune Mix

It's Hatsune Miku. the Vocaloid--the synthesizer superstar who's singing your song She's a global cyber celebrity and a cosplay favorite at conventions. Now Miku's creator. KEI. brings you Hatsune Miku: Unofficial Hatsune Mix--an omnibus manga of the musical adventures of Miku and her fellow Vocaloids Rin..

The Lebanese Cookbook

In his first book. Hussien Dekmak opens the door to his country's food and traditions with over 100 delicious. authentic recipes that you can cook at home. With emphasis on fresh ingredients and aromatic spices..

Blockchain Revolution

The first book to explain why blockchain technology will fundamentally change the Internet. what it does and how we use it. Over 30 years. no theorist of the digital age has better explained the next big thing than Don Tapscott..

Clouds Above the Hill

Clouds above the Hill. a long-time best-selling novel in Japan. is now translated into English for the first time. An epic portrait of Japan in crisis. it combines graphic military history and highly readable fiction to depict an aspiring nation modernizing at breakneck speed..

In Ya Grill

Since 1987. when hip-hop was on the verge of changing the world. right up to the present. photographer Michael Benabibs intimate pictures reveal how hip-hop started as a grassroots musical movement and evolved into the most influential image machine in the world..

Strategic Brand Management

Strategic Brand Management 2e provides a comprehensive and up-to-date treatment of the subjects of brands. brand equity. and strategic brand management. Strategic brand management involves the design and implementation of marketing programmes and activities to build..

Sailing to Formosa

This bilingual anthology of modern Chinese poetry from and about Taiwan is arranged in thematic sections that present contrasting views of life in Taiwan. The island's dramatic history has given modern Taiwan literature a wealth of conflicting cultural..

Beautiful Creatures : The Complete Collection

"There were no surprises in Gatlin County. At least. that's what I thought. Turns out. I couldn't have been more wrong.

"Ethan Wate used to think of Gatlin. the small Southern town he had always called home..

America Central

Book and map. Central America may be a small area (only 523.000 sq km) but it's brimming with natural and historical attractions. Travelling is easy here and this Coleccion Veras guide will show you how..

Tom Clancy Commander in Chief - Autographed Copy

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. . ..

A Christmas Carol

"Marley's face. It was not in impenetrable shadow as the other objects in the yard were. but had a dismal light about it. like a bad lobster in a dark cellar." --Charles Dickens..

Urban Remote Sensing

Urban Remote Sensing is designed for upper level undergraduates. graduates. researchers and practitioners. and has a clear focus on the development of remote sensing technology for monitoring..

In the Midst of Life

The last collection of true-life nursing stories from the No.1 bestselling author of the CALL THE MIDWIFE series. soon to be a major BBC TV series. Jennifer Worth's bestselling memoirs of her time as a midwife have inspired and moved readers of all ages..

Nickolai of the North

Nickolai is the last true elf left in the world. rescued from the fate of his people by Comet. a flying reindeer. Brought up by human parents in the distant north..

The Travels of Ibn Battuta

The Travels of Ibn Battuta: A Guided Reader is a unique Arabic literature and history textbook for students at the High Intermediate to Advanced level. Ibn Battuta was the greatest traveler of the medieval period..

The Colour of Grass

Helen's family is falling apart. Her husband. Nick. has been in a coma for the last two years. most of which she has spent talking to him in hospital in the hope of a response..

The Best Australian Science Writing

How were Ned Kelly's bones finally identified. What makes cockroaches some of the most successful creatures on the planet. Could some obscure bacteria finally rid the world of dengue fever. How did infant reflux become the disease of the moment..

Messiah Interviews

Ever since the Creation of Adam and Eve. man has grappled with knowing whether life exists after death. Because humans achieve the possible. while God accomplishes the impossible..

Transactions on Computational Science XXIII

This. the 23rd issue of the Transactions on Computational Science journal. guest edited by Xiaoyang Mao and Lichan Hong. is devoted to the topic of security in virtual worlds..

Crystal Enlightenment

This book is a comprehensive. yet easy to understand guide to the use of crystals and gems for internal growth. healing and balance in your daily life. Discover new resources. learn how to extend your personal awareness and centre by attuning to crystal energies..

The Forgotten Rebels of Eureka

The Eureka Stockade. The story of how gold miners rebelled against British authority. beginning a process that would ultimately lead to democracy is one of Australia's foundation legends..

Jay McGraw's Life Strategies for Dealing with Bullies

On the internet. on playgrorounds. and in schools. thousands of elementary and middle school kids are picked on. teased. and harassed by bullies. It's something that can jeopardise a child's development - unless they have the tools to help stop bullying in its tracks..

Restoration of Root Canal-Treated Teeth

This book offers a comprehensive and up-to-date overview of the restoration of teeth retained through root canal treatment. from the perspective of adhesive dentistry. The challenge of adhesion to root dentin is first explained and guidance provided on assessment of the restorability of endodontically treated teeth..

YANKEE GO HOME - But Please Take Me with You!

M. E. GRANT is a pseudonym for Gard E. Norberg. and refers to his emigrant status. A Swede by birth. and a dedicated environmentalist. he has been a regular contributor to the British monthly..

My Sister Chaos

An obsessive-compulsive cartographer trapped in the mapping of her own house. A painter turned code-breaker trying to find the lover she lost in the war. Two sisters on a collision course..

Letters to Leo

The joys and trials of fourth grade - and of life with her father now that her mother is gone - play out in charming letters from Annie to her dog. Leo. Annie Rossi never..

Go Beyond Online Workbook 3

This is an online version of the Go Beyond Print Workbook. The Online Workbook contains interactive versions of all the Workbook activities. providing students with a fun and engaging approach..

State of Conflict and Democratic Movement in Nepal

Nepal has reached a critical phase. The new constitution is in the making. and with its promulgation. the country would enter into a new phase of democracy along with a number of structural changes..

Jolly Phonics Cards in Print Letters

Four sets of flashcards suitable for whole-class use for teaching the letter sounds. alternative vowel spellings. blending and tricky words..