Creativity is a process. not a product. You begin in places you don't understand as beginnings. You circle around. gathering experiences and insights. Over time. you "spin: " a tale. a product. a satisfying life..


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..

Wisden India Almanack 2015

Wisden has grown through the years to embrace innovation and maintain its status as the most revered and cherished brand in cricket. The `Bible of Cricket'. Wisden Cricketers' Almanack has been published every year since 1864..

Social Intelligence

Emotional Intelligence was an international phenomenon. appearing on the "New York Times" bestseller list for over a year and selling more than 5 million copies worldwide. Now. once again. Daniel Goleman has written a groundbreaking synthesis of the latest findings in biology and brain science..

Aesop's Funky Fables

This is a re-telling of Aesop's classic moral tales - some well-known and some almost unknown. It is full of rhythm. rap and humour and supported by vibrant and subversive illustrations..

The Children's Hearings (Scotland) Act 2011 - A User's Guide

The provisions of the Children's Hearings (Scotland) Act have completely re-organised the system and also introduced many new concepts and procedures. This book provides useful and accessible guidance to the many disciplines which are involved in the working of the systems..


Thorough and compassionate information about dementia and Alzheimers for caregivers and people with early dementia. As the population continues to age. so too the numbers of people with dementia and Alzheimers grow..

Phonics Fun: Student Book 3

Phonics Fun is a six level series specially written for primary students. It provides interesting and lively material for learning phonics systematically. * Each unit presents six high-frequency words to illustrate the relationship between letters and sounds..


The first comprehensive 'biography' of one of the first celebrity animals who gave us one of our favourite words. Jumbo. Victorian England's favourite elephant. was born in 1861 in French Sudan..

Einstein: A Biographical Drama

Come. explore the fascinating world of Einstein in this intriguing 1994 drama. Written in movie script format. Einstein reveals the life and science of this charming and curious genius scene by scene and moment by moment..

Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children

The #1"New York Times"Best Seller is soon to be a major motion picture from visionary director Tim Burton. starring Eva Green. Asa Butterfield. EllaPurnell. Samuel L. Jackson. and Judi Dench..

Divorcing a Narcissist

Prior to stepping onto the battlefield with a Narcissist. it is imperative to know their playbook both forwards and backwards. The behavior of individuals with Narcissistic Personality Disorder generally defies logic but sadly..

Sculpting a Galaxy

The "Star Wars" films have provided some of the most iconic images in modern filmmaking - from the incredible shot of the Imperial Star Destroyer that opened the first film in 1977 to the Podrace in "The Phantom Menace" and the epic battle on the volcanic world of Mustafar in "Revenge of the Sith..


This is the Original and unabridged text of Kidnapped. a historical fiction adventure novel by Robert Louis Stevenson. David Balfour is young and naive but resourceful- his parents have recently died..

Final Crisis: Revelations

Darkseid has waged a brainwashing war against mankind. leaving the Spectre - God's embodiment of vengeance - to face off against the mod god's followers. Worshipping a religion based on crime. these disciples plan on subduing humanity and extinguishing its free will..

The Vitamins

This book has been designed. as its title implies. as a practical book for medical practitioners. although it should be of interest to medical students and nutritionists..

Light Metals 2008

Volume four of four: This publication includes papers on electrode technology from the 2008 TMS Annual Meeting. Other volumes include papers on alumina and bauxite. aluminum reduction..

Living Wabi Sabi

Taro Gold inspires and enlightens with "Living Wabi Sabi: The True Beauty of Your Life." A blend of Eastern wisdom. feng shui. and the movement toward simplicity. Wabi Sabi is a Japanese expression meaning "wisdom in natural simplicity..

Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing

Peter Hatcher is the fourth grade nothing whose main worry is how to stop his little brother Fudge from getting his hands on his new possession - a tiny green turtle called Dribble..

Two Brothers

Twin brothers Omar and Yaqub may share the same features. but they could not be more different. After a brutally violent exchange between the young boys. Yaqub. 'the good son.' is sent from his home in Brazil to live with relatives in Lebanon..


This lovely and stylish book features twelve celebratory party menus. plus dozens of practical tips for the many occasions newlyweds will encounter during their first years of marriage..

The Tenant of Wildfell Hall

When the mysterious and beautiful young widow Helen Graham becomes the new tenant at Wildfell Hall rumours immediately begin to swirl around her. As her neighbour Gilbert Markham comes to discover..

Air Is All Around You

This Level 1 book. reillustrated with O'Brien's clever. eye-catching illustrations. tells students how to discover the air that's all around them. Full color..

A New Chronology for Old Testament Times

This book brings solutions to a very great list of hitherto unsolved chronological and synchronisation problems. The reason why those solutions could be found lies in the extensive research the author made in old and often rare texts instead of limiting himself to the near exclusive source of the Bible..

Collins Latin Concise Dictionary

A New Look at LanguageThe complete Latin dictionary and grammar -- two books in oneComprehensive treatment of the vocabulary of texts read in high school and collegeFull step-by-step Latin grammar sectionDetailed verb tables covering 120 regular verbs and more than 300 irregular verbsSupplements on Roman history..

Mr. Postmouse's Rounds

In this bustling picture book. Mr. Postmouse carefully loads up his wagon and sets off to make the day's mail deliveries to all the animals on his route. Via cross-section drawings..

Everybody's Book of Knowledge

Knowledge is power. Whether it's round the water cooler or the Sunday evening pub quiz. a lull at a dinner party or the back of the school bus. we need to know if a sloth eats upside down. why onions make us cry..

The Fall and Rise of the Islamic State

Perhaps no other Western writer has more deeply probed the bitter struggle in the Muslim world between the forces of religion and law and those of violence and lawlessness as Noah Feldman..

My Recipe Bible - Marmelade

HavingProblems Organizingyour Recipes. We have the solution for You. Ournew and easy to use Books "Fill in Your own Recipes" Sort Your Recipes by Category like Beef. Chicken. Lamb. Pizza. Ice Cream. BabyFood..

Existentialism and Contemporary Cinema

Simone de Beauvoir's work has not often been associated with film studies. which appears paradoxical when it is recognized that she was the first feminist thinker to inaugurate the concept of the gendered 'othering' gaze..

Ode to Joy

"Irresistible . . . intoxicating. . . . Enduringly original sensibility." "New York Times"Adele is a painter and an addict. Through her eyes. we meet her two lovers. Mala and Bill. and follow her destructive relationships over the course of fourteen years..

Does God Exist?

Do you ever find yourself stumped by questions about God. questions that sound like this...If God is good. why is there evil. How can a loving God send people to hell. And who made God anyway..

Trick or Treat, Calico!

It's Halloween. and Calico is trick or treating. Young readers will love lifting the large sturdy flaps to find out who is hiding under each costume. Join this sweet and curious kitten as she and her friends dress up and have fun..

Families with Adolescents

Despite their flocking to social networking sites in unprecedented numbers. research confirms that adolescents continue to be influenced primarily by their families rather than their peers and other social contexts..

Consciousness and Healing

This collection of essays on integral medicine. consciousness. and healing integrates mainstream medical knowledge with recent developments in the emerging areas of frontier sciences..

Illidan : World of Warcraft

Behind the legend stands an individual hungry for justice and vengeance as the adventure. intrigue. and heroism of "World of Warcraft"rise to a new level.

"You are not prepared."

Illidan Stormrage is one of the most powerful beings ever to walk the lands of Azeroth..

Japan a Between Myth and Reality

This work. written by an ex-Ambassador to Japan. is a first-hand account and observation of the various aspects of Japanese society political. historical. social and economic. It introduces themes such as Japanese religions and the political system..

Essays of Francis Bacon

Purchase one of 1st World Library's Classic Books and help support our free internet library of downloadable eBooks. 1st World Library-Literary Society is a non-profit educational organization..


The Math Made Nice and Easy series simplifies the learning and use of math and lets you see that math is actually interesting and fun. This series is for people who have found math scary..

All One Wicca

The most important book on Wicca you've never heard of. Created to serve the rapidly growing Universal Eclectic Wiccan audience. All One Wicca was first released for free onto the 'net in 1997..

Elric: The Balance Lost Vol. 3

One of fantasy's most beloved and revered authors. Michael Moorcock. brings his most popular characters back to graphic novels. The concluding volume of Elric's epic return to comics and graphic novels..

Vikings in America

When Columbus claimed to have discovered America in 1492. and the Borgia Pope claimed it as a New World for Catholic Spain. the Vatican started a 500 hundred year conspiracy to conceal the true story of Viking America..

Synthetic Biology

In Synthetic Biology. expert researchers in the field provide the latest developments in molecular biology techniques used in Synthetic Biology. Focusing on computational tools that will aid in systematising the design and construction of parts and systems..

King Arthur's Tale

Recounted by Sir Lancelot. one of the knights of the round table. find out all about the life and battles of the greatest knight of all time. King Arthur..

Mexico Today

Excerpt from Mexico Today: As Seen by Our Representative on a Hurried Trip Completed October 30. 1920 All were very much impressed by the sincere expressions of good will for the United States and the expressed desire to do business with our merchants and manufacturers..

Journal Your Life's Journey

Are you harnessing the power of a journal.If you are going through life right now feeling like everything is out of control or that things are not happening the way you planned..

Super Mario Bros. Journal

Designed with artwork from the 1985 release of Super Mario Brothers'. this journal appeals directly those who have a nostalgic connection to Nintendo. The journal features sophisticated production values (foil stamped cover..

Interiors Now! 3: 3

Creative living: Interiors that define how the smart set wants to live NOW A successful home is the perfect synthesis of personality and zeitgeist- it is a living work of art. a cultural artifact..

Queen Victoria

A lively and intriguing biography of Queen Victoria. from her difficult and lonely childhood to her life as one of the most powerful women in the world. Fascinating photographs and a family tree are supplemented with internet links which allow the reader to find out even more about the life and times of Queen Victoria..


After the gravity of "The Unbearable Lightness of Being" and "Immortality." "Slowness" comes as a surprise: It is certainly Kundera's lightest novel. a "divertimento." an "opera buffa..

Emergency Notification

To grasp the importance of emergency notification. imagine this scenario: A shooter is on the loose at a college campus. Chaos reigns. To contain the situation. campus personnel need to communicate immediately and efficiently..

The Story of Christianity

The story of Christianity is an immeasurably fascinating one. A faith that began in Roman-occupied Palestine. as a small and fugitive faction within Judaism. grew. thrived and finally 'conquered' the empire that had sought to exterminate it..

Queen Victoria's Christmas

From the creators of the delightful QUEEN VICTORIA'S UNDERPANTS comes the story of the first 'traditional' Christmas. complete with a Christmas tree and presents for the family..

The Cambridge Companion to Arthur Miller

Arthur Miller is regarded as one of the most important playwrights of the twentieth century. and his work continues to be widely performed and studied around the world. This updated Companion includes Miller's work since the publication of the first edition in 1997 - the plays Mr Peters' Connections..

Transitions and Non-transitions from Communism

Since the fall of the Berlin Wall. many scholars have sought to explain the collapse of communism. Yet. more than two decades on. communist regimes continue to rule in a diverse set of countries including China..

One Whole and Perfect Day [With Earbuds]

Sometimes Lily wishes she weren't so sensible. If she were less reliable. then perhaps she'd have more fun. As it is. her hardworking but flaky mom and her dreamy older brother count on her to run the house..

Blacks and Blackness in Central America

Many of the earliest Africans to arrive in the Americas came to Central America with Spanish colonists in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. and people of African descent constituted the majority of non-indigenous populations in the region long thereafter..

Abalone of the World

Introductory papers in this volume focus on the evolutionary origin. radiation and modern relationships of genus Haliotis. Further papers review aspects of the reproductive. larval energetics..

Ever After

CAUGHT IN THE ACT Olivia Bennett is not having a happy birthday. Instead of blowing out her twenty-nine candles. she's stuck in jail. caught red-handed in a graffiti incident that (perhaps) involved one too many strawberry margaritas..

The Dragon Princess

The Dragon Princess: Being a princess in a magical kingdom isn't easy. Especially if your best friends are a vampire. a troll and a wizard. And if you happen to be a magical princess who turns into a dragon when she gets cross..


"New York Times "bestselling author Karen Robards continues her penchant for fantastic storytelling ("RT Book Reviews") with this next heart-pumping romantic suspense novel..

Learning XML

"Learning XML" illustrates the core XML concepts and language syntax. in addition to important related tools such as the CSS and XSL styling languages and the XLink and XPointer specifications for creating rich link structures..

Unpuzzling History with Primary Sources

Recent advances in technology have created easy access for classroom teachers and students alike to a vast store of primary sources. This fact accompanied by the growing emphasis on primary documents through education reform movements has created a need for active approaches to learning from such sources..

Twelve Naval Captains

Excerpt from Twelve Naval Captains: Being a Record of Certain Americans Who Made Themselves Immortal In offering this book to the youth of the country. the writer does not wish it understood as a comprehensive record of American naval captains from 1776 to 1815..

Marketing Strategies for Chiropractic Success

Looking for innovative. cost-effective ways to market your chiropractic practice. Author. Deborah Tukua and a panel of 10 successful. chiropractic business owners share what works..

Follow Me

Each different scene includes a fun rhyme to encourage the child to trace the die-cut route with their finger. Tracing each route will encourage children to make the shapes present in very early letter formation..

One Man Guy

Alek Khederian should have guessed something was wrong when his parents took him to a restaurant. Everyone knows that Armenians never eat out. Why bother. when their home cooking is far superior to anything "these Americans" could come up with..

Fifth Grade Success Super Pack

Everything your child needs for fifth grade success. in one bundle. Sylvan s "Fifth Grade Success Super Pack" brings you: 1 copy of "Fifth Grade Super Reading Success." a 3-books-in-1 super workbook with teacher-reviewed..

A Kid's Guide to Keeping Chickens

Melissa Caughey shares her advice in an engaging way so that kids understand what it means to keep chickens and what kind of housing. food. equipment. and care the chickens will need to thrive..

Strategising Energy

As energy has become one of the crucial factors in ensuring the economic growth and the sustainable development of people. nations. societies and. ultimately. human civilisation in the 21st century global scenario..

A Bitter Taste

She was ten years old. but knew enough to wipe clean the handle of the bloody kitchen knife. The night was stifling- the windows were closed. sealing in the chaos..

The Everything Guide to Nootropics

A beginner's guide to brain-enhancing supplements and foods.It's time to ditch the caffeine and sugar and embrace the better way to boost your energy and brain function..

Total Hockey Training

Achieve the best physical condition year-round with "Total Hockey Training" and be ready to dominate on the ice. In Total Hockey Training. Boston University strength and conditioning coach Sean Skahan brings you the exercises and drills that have been used in conditioning some of the greatest players in the world..

The Machinima Reader

Over the last decade. machinima--the use of computer game engines to create movies--has emerged as a vibrant area in digital culture. Machinima as a filmmaking tool grew from the bottom up. driven by enthusiasts who taught themselves to deploy technologies from computer games to create animated films quickly and cheaply..

Information and Communications Security

This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Information and Communications Security. ICICS 2005. held in Beijing..

The Runaway Jury

When justice is for sale. every jury has a price In Biloxi. Mississippi. a landmark trial begins. There are hundreds of millions of dollars at stake and soon it swerves mysteriously off course..

The Inquisition (Summoner)

More demons. epic battles. and fights to the death: introducing the unmissable next instalment in the Summoner Trilogy...On trial for a crime he did not commit. Fletcher must face the Inquisition who will decide his future - the process is gruelling..

Chromebook for Dummies

Get the most out of your Google Chromebook

Are you the proud new owner of a Google Chromebook and a little--or a lot--intimidated by the technology. You've come to the right place "Chromebook For Dummies" walks you through setting up the device..

Mad Spy Vs Spy : An Explosive Celebration

MAD Magazine's iconic Spy vs Spy comic strip--now in full color

One of the most celebrated comic strips in MAD's history has a deceptively simple concept: twin spies. one clad in black and the other in white..

The Swiss Family Robinson

Excerpt from The Swiss Family Robinson The story of the Swiss Family Robinson. originally written by a Swiss pastor for the amusement of his children. has been translated into many languages and become a school-room classic in many lands..


Perfect captures the simplicity. spontaneity and freedom of an idyllic childhood. while Freya Blackwood's paintings of the three children roaming a rolling beachside idyll capture the light - and even the smell and feel - of a perfect summer day..

Cognitive Neuroscience of Attention

This authoritative reference provides a comprehensive examination of the nature and functions of attention and its relationship to broader cognitive processes. The editor and contributors are leading experts who review the breadth of current knowledge..

The Age of Equality

In 1900 the global average life expectancy at birth was thirty-one years. By 2000 it was sixty-six. Yet. alongside unprecedented improvements in longevity and material well-being..

The Book of Werewolves

Eclectic British scholar SABINE BARING-GOULD (1834-1924) inspired My Fair Lady. wrote the hymn "Onward Christian Soldiers." and published more than five hundred literary works..

The Specials (Doctor Who

The Brigadier. Polly and Thomas Brewster tackle the threat of the Coffin-Loaders. Jo Grant finds herself caught in the mists of time. and Turlough experiences the strangeness of the freakshow..


Become a Farkle fanatic with this Classic Dice-Rolling. Risk-Taking Game. Take a risk and keep it rolling to build your score. Or play it safe so you don't lose your points in a Farkle..

Early Math, Grade PreK-1 [With CDROM]

Make math engaging with these 25 easy-to-assemble. hands-on learning wheels. With just a turn of each adorable wheel. young learners practice and master essential math skills and concepts--independently..

Wig Out! A Wild and Hairy Card Game

Flip your wig for this fast and frenzied card game that will put your frizzy in a tizzy. Race against your opponents to get rid of cards by matching all kinds of colorful hairstyles..

Design and Analysis of Long-term Ecological Monitoring Studies

To provide useful and meaningful information. long-term ecological programs need to implement solid and efficient statistical approaches for collecting and analyzing data. This volume provides rigorous guidance on quantitative issues in monitoring..