Aliens : Defiance

Battling demons from her past while fighting for her life. Colonial Marine Private First Class Zula Hendricks. in the company of Weyland-Yutani synthetics. is forced to question her strength and loyalty when the discovery of an insidious alien species on a derelict hauler sends her on a dangerous journey across the stars..

Math for the gifted student Grade 2

A gifted child's comprehension. critical-thinking ability. and interests can range far beyond his or her current grade level. This workbook caters to that unique capacity..

Intercultural Interaction

Intercultural Interaction provides rapid and authoritative access to current ideas and practice in intercultural communication. Drawing on concepts and findings from a range of different disciplines and using authentic examples of intercultural interaction to illustrate points..


"With over 50% new material. this category killer is sure to go the distance"
When the previous edition of Hal Higdon's superb training guide appeared. Grete Waitz. 9-time winner of the New York City Marathon..

Policing Gangs in America

Policing Gangs in America describes the assumptions. issues. problems. and events that characterize. shape. and define the police response to gangs in America today..

Little Face

Alice's baby is two weeks old when she leaves the house without her for the first time. On her eager return. she finds the front door open. her husband asleep on their bed upstairs..

Fleet of Worlds

Humanity has been faithfully serving the Citizens for years. and Kirsten Quinn-Kovacks is among the best and the brightest of the humans. She gratefully serves the race that rescued her ancestors from a dying starship..

The Bag of Gold

Excerpt from The Bag of Gold: A Drama Scene I. - In the open stree - a group of young girls chatting together with their needle work in their hands - dressed in the style of the peasantry..

Archaeology of Medieval Europe

The two volumes of "The Archaeology of Medieval Europe" together comprise the first complete account of Medieval Archaeology across the continent. This ground-breaking set will enable readers to track the development of different cultures and regions over the 800 years that formed the Europe we have today..


A stunning 68-year-old Ford Model inspiresyou how to age--beautifully. healthfully. gracefully

This world-famousbeauty reveals the best-kept secrets behindher timeless face..

The Silver Butterfly

Excerpt from The Silver Butterfly Hayden was back in New York again after several years spent in the uttermost parts of the earth. He had been building railroads in South America. Africa. and China..

I Moved Your Cheese

For all its good intentions. "Who Moved My Cheese." basically reduces us to mice in a maze sniffing after cheese. Harvard Business School professor Deepak Malhorta uses a fable involving a different set of mice in a maze mice who question everything to help readers see how they underestimate their ability change the rules..

The Simpsons

This bestselling quiz book has been updated with 100 new questions based on recent series of The Simpsons. in addition to the original 1000 questions about life with Homer..


The #1 bestselling SHIVER. LINGER and FOREVER trilogy rejacketed for a new generation of fans. This chilling love story will have you hooked from the very first page..

The Eating Disorders Sourcebook

Sound. sensitive advice for overcoming an eating disorder Anorexia. bulimia. binge eating. exercise addictions ...these disorders can be devastating. but they are in no way unbeatable..

The Divine Comedy

Dante Alighieri's poetic masterpiece. The Divine Comedy. is a moving human drama. an unforgettable visionary journey through the infinite torment of Hell. up the arduous slopes of Purgatory..

A Corner of the Heart

Susan Hooper is private secretary to bestselling author Vivian Proudfoot. Well-spoken. she soon learns how to hold her own with London's literary sophisticates. But the attentions of Mercer Hughes. a handsome agent with a notorious reputation..

Managing Workplace Stress

This book is focussed at those who are working or are about to enter the workplace. According to the book. workplace may be defined as "any environment enabling work to be done". This broader definition will make the workplace include any situation or place where people interact to exchange knowledge and information..

You Say Goodbye and We Say Hello

Follow Tom and Karen Brenner as they help people living with dementia. their families and caregivers navigate this challenging condition using techniques first developed by Maria Montessori..

The Norton Introduction to Philosophy

Edited by a team of four leading philosophers. The Norton Introduction to Philosophy introduces students to contemporary perspectives on major philosophical issues and questions..

Goodbye Dolly Gray

Goodbye Dolly Gray was the anthem of the South African War - a song that for a generation of British soldiers evoked memories of the relief of Mafeking. the Battle of Spion Kop and the march on Pretoria..


Never HIGHLIGHT a Book Again. Includes all testable terms. concepts. persons. places. and events. Cram101 Just the FACTS101 studyguides gives all of the outlines..

Hush Little Baby [Board book]

Bedtime is a special ritual for parents and children. Lullabies often play an important role. This best-selling version of the beloved lullaby "Hush Little Baby" is now available in a sturdy board book making it perfect for sharing with the youngest children..

Living Well with Hypothyroidism

The Most Comprehensive Resource Available on the Diagnosis and Treatment of Hypothyroidism For millions of Americans. hypothyroidism often goes untreated ...or is treated improperly. This book..

Life for a Life

Will DCI Andy Gilchrist end up like the others - dead. beheaded on a beach. The middle of winter in St Andrews. When a young woman's half-naked body is found on Fife's Coastal Path..

The Polar Bear Son

A lonely old woman adopts a polar bear and cares for him until he is grown. When the bear must leave the village. he continues to visit and provide for his "mother" in this gentle story..

The Mystery on the Ice

The Boxcar Children's first Winter Special combines the usual lively mystery with a heartwarming holiday story. In a subplot with holiday appeal. the Aldens welcome their new cousin. Sue Lee..

H. P. Blavatsky

Excerpt from H. P. Blavatsky: An Outline of Her Life This brief outline of the life of Madame Blavatsky. co-founder with Colonel Olcott of the Theosophical Society. appeared in serial form in the Lotus Journal..

Sam Sheep Can't Sleep

This is a story with a phonics-based text. designed to help children learn to read. Some pages have fold-out flaps which give new readers a chance to guess what will happen next..

Paganism, Traditionalism, Nationalism

Rodnoverie was one of the first new religious movements to emerge following the collapse of the Soviet Union. its development providing an important lens through which to view changes in post-Soviet religious and political life..

Exploring Ecology and Its Applications

This collection of 27 articles. by leading researchers in the field. will make ideal supplementary reading for ecology or environmental science courses. It presents the major questions being asked by present-day ecologists and the methods being used to tackle these..

Dead Presidents

Part of the Marvel NOW initiative Dead former United States presidents. from George Washington to Gerald Ford. have been resurrected--and that's bad. The Marvel heroes can't be the ones to stop them..

The Weird Sisters

Unabridged. 9 CDs. 11 hours
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A major new talent tackles the complicated terrain of sisters. the power of books. and the places we decide to call home.
"There is no problem that a library card can't solve..

The Bahaa'ais of America

The Baha'i Faith had its origins in nineteenth century Shi'ite Islam. but embraces Abraham. Krishna. Moses. Buddha. Jesus. and Muhammad-among others-as prophets. each seen as a divine messenger uniquely suited to the needs of his time..

Asperger Syndrome and Social Relationships

'This book is essential reading to understand the social abilities of adults with Asperger's syndrome. The contributors each have different personalities and experiences. but together they provide a range of strategies to encourage people with Asperger's syndrome to achieve the social relationships they desire..

Block City

Minecraft - a humble computer game about placing blocks - is today a global phenomenon that has captured imaginations around the world with the infinite possibilities it offers its players..


Ghosts is John Fuller's fifteenth collection of poetry. In it he reckons with his own mortality. writing poems about the deaths of people he has known and the births of grandchildren..


The mastermind behind Apple sheds his low profile and steps forward to tell his story for the first time. Before cell phones that fit in the palm of your hand and slim laptops that fit snugly into briefcases..

Alice in Wonderland

Alice. The Mad Hatter. The White Rabbit. The Cheshire Cat. The Queen of Hearts. Kids everywhere know the characters who inhabit Lewis Carroll's remarkable Wonderland--but they've never seen them like this..

By Noon Prayer

A groundbreaking anthropological analysis of Islam as experienced by Muslims. By Noon Prayer builds a conceptual model of Islam as a whole. while travelling along a comparative path of biblical..

The Interrogation of Ashala Wolf

The Reckoning destroyed civilisation and humanity has had to rise from the ashes. But there are now people with abilities - Flyers. Firestarters. Rumblers...and society is scared of them..

Francis Bacon

Published in 1996. Francis Bacon: Anatomy of an Enigma was the first in-depth study of the artist's life. It has not been superseded. In this substantially revised. updated edition - to coincide with the artist's centenary..

Minding the Spectrum's Business

Minding the Spectrum's Business is a work set on a path that is personal. as well as universal. in appeal. In this collection. the poet. recording the perks and pitfalls of her life..


The thirteenth Tarot card is Death. and he is a symbol not of the end. but of transformation and rebirth. This is the genesis and root of Thirteen: Stories of Transformation. The twenty-eight authors of this collection are voices--new and old--who are not afraid to explore what comes next..

Enigma of China

Chief Inspector Chen Cao never had a choice about his career. A poet by training. he was assigned to the Shanghai Police Department after college. To his own surprise. he became an excellent detective..

Meister Eckhart's Living Wisdom

How do we let go of the illusions that imprison us. to discover eternal liberation here and now. This was a core question that compelled the legendary 13th-century Christian mystic Meister Eckhart to reflection and spiritual practice..

Mr Wilkinson's Favourite Vegetables

For chef Matt Wilkinson. vegetables come first. Whether he's cooking in the kitchen of his Melbourne eatery Pope Joan or for his young family at home. Matt plans and builds his dishes around the vegetables in season..

Introducing Volcanology

Volcanoes have an endless fascination. Their eruptions are a regular reminder of the power of nature and our vulnerability to this raw geological phenomenon. however volcanic activity. and its plumbing from beneath..

The Landry News

Cara's teacher. Mr. Larson. would rather read the paper and drink coffee than teach his students anything. So Cara decides to give Mr. Larson something else to read - her own newspaper. the Landry News..

Why Do Horses Sleep Standing Up?

So you think you know horses. This book is just what you need to give you even more horse sense. Whether you live to ride or just admire horses. you'll get the inside track on all things equine in this must-read compendium..

Software Architecture

As a software architect you work in a wide-ranging and dynamic environment. You have to understand the needs of your customer. design architectures that satisfy both functional and non-functional requirements..

Bug Collection Bible-NIV-Butterfly

Perfect for people on the go. these Bibles contain the full text of the bestselling New International Version in a compact size. complete with a cute bug design on the cover.


Mummy Mysteries

Mummies are like time capsules guarding long-lost information. Adapted from the acclaimed chapter book. the three stories in this book convey strange stories and fantastic facts that beginning readers can use to solve mysteries from the past..


Four gorgeous girls are telling very ugly stories.

First Emily. Aria. Hanna. and Spencer claimed they found a dead body in the woods behind Spencer's house. only to have it vanish without a trace..

A Book about Travelling, Past and Present

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..

Windows 10 for Seniors for Dummies

Your clear-cut. easy-to-follow guide to Windows 10

If you're a first-time. over-50 Windows 10 user looking for an authoritative. accessible guide to the basics of this new operating system..

The Public Ministry of Jesus

Excerpt from The Public Ministry of Jesus I shall try to tell you the story of Jesus. in simple. human terms. having due regard to its historical setting. It is a wonderful life..

Calming the Chaos

Far too many people in contemporary culture feel they don t have enough time to get it all done. The stress of this chronic overwhelm creates a disorganized mind that leads to a chaotic life..

Witchcraft and Magic in Europe

Each volume in the series Witchcraft and Magic in Europe combines the traditional approaches of political. legal. and social historians with a critical synthesis of cultural anthropology. historical psychology..

An Introduction to Geometry and the Science of Form

Excerpt from An Introduction to Geometry and the Science of Form: Prepared From the Most Approved Prussian Text-Books I have carefully examined the manuscript of "An Introduction to Geometry" and think it admirably adapted to supply an important want in education..

Lines of Defense: Poems

In his seventeenth collection of poetry. Pulitzer Prize winner Stephen Dunn confronts the lines we fight against and the ones we draw for ourselves. Lines of Defense poignantly captures the absurdities of modern life..

The Penland Book of Jewelry

This is a jewel of a volume from the premiere academy for fine crafting. From Penland. the premiere academy for fine crafting. comes a jewel of a volume: a splendidly photographed combination of how-to manual..

George's Marvelous Medicine

A taste of her own medicine. George is alone in the house with Grandma. The most horrid. grizzly old grunion of a grandma ever. She needs something stronger than her usual medicine to cure her grouchiness..

The Maze Runner Series

The perfect gift for fans of "The Hunger Games" and " Divergent." this boxed set includes all of the paperback editions of James Dashner's #1" New York Times" bestselling series"--The Maze Runner..

O is for Olympics

This hard back pocket A-Z is the second in our A is for Alphabet Series after L is for London which was published in November 2011. O if for Olympics is filled with fun and quirky facts about the biggest sporting event in the world..

Rai: Volume 1

"The art is simply amazing. It's detailed and lush. No corners are cut anywhere..." (Kirkus). The year is 4001 AD Led by the artificial intelligence called "Father..

Foreigners (Waeguk)

Two countries: South Korea. an economic powerhouse- North Korea. a rogue nation with nuclear capabilities. Two foreigners-waeguk-from Minnesota: Ben. coming to terms with his homosexuality- Durst..

Bits of Old China - Scholar's Choice Edition

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..

Tashi and the Wicked Magician and Other Stories

Tashi is bold and clever. and tells the best stories ever. There's a Magnificent Magician with a greedy plan. a haunted house about to go up in flames. ruthless ruffians after a rare orchid. and a quest for the bravest person in the land to face the fire-breathing Red Whiskered Dragon..

Space Wars

Michael J. Coumatos. former US Space Command Director in charge of war games and a former National Security Agency advisor. and William B. Scott. editor-in-chief of "Aviation Week

Love Your Dog

Find out how to look after a new puppy and what you can do to make it feel safe. Discover the secrets of dog behaviour and learn how to give your dog the best care throughout its life. Become an expert on your perfect pet..

Paul Weller: The Changing Man

Paolo Hewitt has known Paul Weller since they were both teenagers in the depths of "Woking". through his ascent to fame with "The Jam". the halcyon years of "The Style Council" and for all of his critically acclaimed solo career..

Corporate Valuation for Portfolio Investment

A detailed guide to the discipline of corporate valuation Designed for the professional investor who is building an investment portfolio that includes equity. Corporate Valuation for Portfolio Investment takes you through a range of approaches..

Smart Selling on the Phone and Online

The world of selling keeps changing. and inside sales professionals are on the front line. More than ever. they need powerful tools to open stronger. build trust faster. handle objections better..

Finding Winnie

Before Winnie-the-Pooh. there was a real bear named Winnie. And she was a girl. In 1914. Harry Colebourn. a veterinarian on his way to tend horses in World War I. followed his heart and rescued a baby bear..

The Boy with Two Heads

How would you feel if you woke up and found another head growing out of your neck. What's more it's a living. breathing. Talking head. with a rude. sharp tongue and an evil sense of humour..

House of Robots

In this new highly-illustrated series from James Patterson. an extraordinary robot signs up for an ordinary fifth grade class... and elementary school will never be the same

It was never easy for Sammy Hayes-Rodriguez to fit in..

2016 Bunny Suicides Wall Calendar

Suicide may be painless. but you're liable to hurt yourself laughing over the new methods these deeply depressed yet cute and cuddly bunnies have found to end their existence. Andy Riley has given us 12 months of entertainment all in one place..

Shattered (Library Edition)

In Creekstone. Texas. a small. quiet suburb of Houston. football was king . . . and David Temple was a prince. A former high school and college gridiron star-turned-coach. he had a fairy-tale marriage to bright..

The Music of James Bond

The story of the music that accompanies the adventures of Ian Fleming's intrepid Agent 007 is one of surprising real-life drama. In The Music of James Bond. author Jon Burlingame throws open studio and courtroom doors alike to reveal the full and extraordinary history of the sounds of James Bond..

Sex, Meaning and the Menopause

This is a menopausal woman's search for what matters. and a challenge to the myth that all older women want to remain sexually active. In a highly-sexualised and media-hyped society..

Vegan's Daily Companion

"Full of wisdom. intelligence. and thoughtfulness. Vegan's Daily Companion is one of those books that inspires you to be a better person with each page you read."-John Robbins..

Buddhist Inclusivism

Although Christians have well-developed responses to other religions. the counterpart scholarship from Buddhists has thus far lagged behind. Breaking new ground. this book analyzes the currently favored position towards religious others..

The Greek Yogurt Cookbook

Innovative ways to enjoy today's most popular superfood. Greek yogurt is being touted as "the next superfood" and for good reason--it's delicious. low in fat. and has about 18 grams of protein per serving..

Star Wars

And in 2002 it's time for the saga to continue...In Episode I we were given the foundation of the story. many lessons were learned. particularly for young Anakin Skywalker..

Jazz Chants(r) Old and New : CD

Children's Jazz Chants Old and New offers the best of the classic edition along with a collection of new chants and songs. Featured are chants and songs that focus on the language children use in everyday situations..

Lost in Translation

When Alice Mannegan receives a phone call from an American archaeologist seeking a translator. what begins as a trek into the remote deserts of northwest China in search of archaeological treasure turns into a journey of the heart..

The Dead Fathers Club

A ghost story with a twist-a suspenseful and poignantly funny update of "Hamlet" A triumph of originality and humor. this clever novel by British author Matt Haig gives us "Hamlet" redux with an unforgettable voice all his own..

Humanitarian Intervention

A singular development in the post-Cold War era is the use of military force to protect human beings. From Rwanda to Kosovo. Sierra Leone to East Timor. and Libya to Cote d'Ivoire..