Wish I Might

A love unrequited and wishes unfulfilled... Phoebe Sheffield has been nursing tender feelings for David Traymore. a bitter younger man who views her as a sister. On a misty evening. under the influence of absinthe..

The Meagre Tarmac

Shortlisted for the 2011 Rogers Writers' Trust Fiction Prize 2011 Scotiabank Giller Prize Nominee Longlisted for the Frank O'Connor Short Story Award "Clark Blaise's brilliantly imagined The Meagre Tarmac is a novel in short-story form..

Philosophy of Education

The first edition of Nel Noddings' Philosophy of Education was acclaimed as the A best overview in the field" by the journal Teaching Philosophy and predicted to A become the standard textbook in philosophy of education" by Educational Theory..

The Tides of Mind

The holy grail of psychologists and scientists for nearly a century has been to understand and replicate both human thought and the human mind. In fact. it's what attracted the now-legendary computer scientist and AI authority David Gelernter to the discipline in the first place..

101 Extraordinary Investments

"101 Extraordinary Investments" is a fascinating exploration of curious and unusual ways to make money. Inspired by the great adventurers of the Victorian era. who hunted for everything from orchids to shrunken heads..

Varieties of Secularism in a Secular Age

"What does it mean to say that we live in a secular age." This apparently simple question opens into the massive. provocative. and complex "A Secular Age". where Charles Taylor positions secularism as a defining feature of the modern world..

The Nutmeg Princess

"A powerful modern fable about friendship. faith. and the nature of beauty." Best friends Aglo and Petal live on a small island in the Caribbean called the Isle of Spice (based on Grenada)..

May the Foreskin Be with You

Newborn male circumcision is the most common surgical procedure performed in the U.S. It's a common misconception that there are tangible health benefits to male circumcision..

Dairy Ingredients for Food Processing

The objective of this book is to provide a single reference source for those working with dairy-based ingredients. offering a comprehensive and practical account of the various dairy ingredients commonly used in food processing operations..

A Pianoworks

Pianoworks: A Night at the Theatre is a fantastic collection of easy-to-play arrangements for the older beginner to intermediate pianist. You'll find classic tunes from favourite operas. ballets. and musicals..

Vital Lies, Simple Truths

Vital Lies. Simple Truths is a penetrating analysis of the ways in which we deceive ourselves. Daniel Goleman draws on evidence of all kinds - from brain function to social dynamics - to reveal how we must distort our most intimate relationships and our day-to-day lives by burying painful insights and memories..

Life-Changing Crystals

Judy Hall. one of the world's bestselling authors on crystals. introduces the core processes of manifestation and demonstrates how to ask the universe for what you need while taking responsibility for the outcome..

The Hijack

Two hundred miles south of the Devon coastline. Palestinian freedom fighter Abed Abu Omar and twenty men prepare for their most daring mission yet - the hijack of a supertanker. a five-storey superstructure laden with oil..

Overland Monthly

Excerpt from Overland Monthly: January and February 1921 Maurice Moore and his bride. Lilian. flushed with love and excitement. followed the guide and his party down through Chinatown..

The Poisoned Chalice

The Springboks have had several post-isolation coaches. and if they agree on nothing else. they will concur that everyone in the job suffers enormous pressure. Unlike coaches from other rugby-playing countries..

Echoes from Afar

A powerful story of love and loss from internationally bestselling author Tamara McKinley. So this is Paris. she thought in awe. Spread out before her beneath a clear blue sky..

The Mark of the East

Excerpt from The Mark of the East: And Other Verses Of the following pieces twenty-four have appeared in Punch. seventeen in the Rangoon Gazette. and one in the Burma Critic..

The Looniness of the Long Distance Runner

The Looniness of the Long Distance Runner is one comparatively unfit 39-year old Londoner's humorous account of his attempt to run the New York marathon from scratch. (He chose the pre-Thanksgiving race in the Big Apple to avoid adding to his ordeal by having to train during the British winter..

Star Boy and Friends

Like home baking. making your own craft wares is becoming increasingly popular. however these are no longer the lace doilies and tea cosies of our grandparents' generation. Crafts today can be worn..

Pillars of Smoke

Pretty. headstrong. fun-loving Susy Jarvis was a carefree girl of the Ozark Mountains in the 1920s. Then the big. hearty Chastain family moved in across the river. and everything started to change for her..

Sushi Made Easy

You are invited to experience not only the food of another culture. but also its lifestyle. where food is viewed as an art and where respect is expressed for each element of its creation..

Cataloging for School Librarians

Cataloging for School Librarians presents the theory and practice of cataloging and classification to students and practitioners needing a clear sequential process to help them overcome cataloging anxiety..

The Art of Cake Pops

You can transform your cake pops into art. and eat it. too. Cake pops are the hottest bestselling confections in bakeries today. but anyone can make these fun little treats at home with this essential guide..

Secret Garden : An Inky Treasure Hunt and Coloring Book

Good news for all SECRET GARDEN fans All editions of SECRET GARDEN now feature thicker and heavier paper stock. fighting bleed-through from ink pens.

Experience the phenomenon that has sold 2 million copies worldwide and launched the coloring craze for adults..

P Is for Passport

Celebrating the diversity in our world while cherishing our similarities. P is for Passport takes readers on a whirlwind tour of all the delights of the globe. From the everyday concerns of people everywhere for such things as bread and currency..

The Penguin of Death

Things you need to know about The Penguin of Death: He is strangely attractive because of his enigmatic smile He can kill you in any 1 of 412 different ways This eccentric addition to the Monkton collection is unusually sinister unlike any of the other titles in the series..

Because You Died

This collection of Vera Brittain's poetry and prose. some of it never published before. commemorates the men she loved - fiance. brother and two close friends - who served and died in the First World War..

Tantrikabhidhanakoa II

This book is the second volume of a dictionary of technical terms from Hindu tantric literature which are not mentioned in the usual Sanskrit dictionaries. Like the first one..

The Fighter

Moshe Wisniak grew up malnourished and fatherless outside Warsaw at a time when Jews and Poles lived in poverty and violence. When Moshe's brothers emigrate to Paris in the 1930s. it means a new life for the whole family..

Traditional Buildings of the English Countryside

No other country offers so rich and varied a heritage of traditional buildings as England. From windmills to water mills. cottages to castles. dovecotes to beeboles a wealth of treasures await discovery..

Job and Work Analysis

Thoroughly updated and revised. this Second Edition presents the most important and commonly used methods in human resource management in detail. The authors offer practical tips on how to conduct a job analysis..

The Antarctic

Antarctica is a place of extremes that remains largely unknown and infinitely fascinating. Stuart Klipper has travelled to the Antarctic six times in twenty years to photograph an astounding body of work..

Soul Shifts

Waking up is for the brave. Becoming a seer. and not just a seeker. is not for the faint of heart. It is for the visionaries. the awakeners. the Soul Shifters. It is for you. There are pivotal moments in the lives of all seekers when we realize that we've been travelling on our path of growth towards happiness and fulfilment..

Getting it Right

In the rush to make decisions. many business professionals overlook an invaluable resource...one that could mean the difference between overwhelming success and outrageous failure.Readily available information is becoming the key factor behind better decision-making-especially as businesses prepare for the 21st century..


Addresses the subject of heroism as embodied by men and women from a variety of cultures and historic periods. profiling such diverse subjects as Joan of Arc. Abraham Lincoln. Marilyn Monroe..

The Gulf War

Each stage in the Gulf War. the liberation by American-led UN forces of Iraqi-occupied Kuwait in 1990-91. is vividly described in this photographic history. Over 180 photographs provide a remarkable visual account of Operation Desert Storm in the air..

Elephant Man

'Gather round - prepare to be amazed. A sight so very gruesome that you simply won't believe it. Ladies and gentlemen - THE ELEPHANT MAN.'..Joseph doesn't look like other people. His skin is thick and lumpy..

111 Places in Rome That You Must Not Miss

Twenty million tourists are drawn to Rome every year. They admire the Colosseum and St. Peter's Cathedral. sit down on the Spanish Staircase. and stroll along the Campo de Fiori. But the Eternal City has much more to offer: secrets..

The Cowboy and the Dandy

What is rock and roll and where does it come from. In this study of music. literature and culture. Perry Meisel shows how rock and roll joins both Romanticism and the blues tradition by testing the boundaries they share: boundaries between freedom and irony..

Teacher Voice

This workbook has been developed as a work tool or guide for educators attending Quaglia Trainings for developing Teacher Voice and Aspirations. Trainees will have read the Quaglia/Corso book: Student Voice and will use the workbook as a write-in guide to work through the training under the guidance of a certified trainer..

Diving Australia

Seasoned divers know Australia offers experiences unlike any other in the world. from unforgettable dives with fur seals in the southern seas to exciting trips in the pristine waters of the Great Barrier Reef..

My Essential Oils Recipe Journal

This journal is a book of forms for someone to fill out. There are several different sections within this journal. including: -- A place to record essential oil purchases -- An area to record patch test results -- A recipes area to record your essential oil recipes -- A section to record recipes you would like to try someday -- Resource area to record specific websites..

The Wimpy Kid Calendar

Based on the bestselling Diary of a Wimpy Kid series. this back-to-school calendar will keep the whole family on track through 2013. With original art from series creator Kinney..

Under Drake's Flag

From the "Prince of Storytellers." an exciting account of life on the high seas as seen through the eyes of young Ned Hearne. The brave 16th-century teen sails with Francis Drake. experiences a harsh seafaring life..

How to Stay Sane in a Crazy World

A global award-winning media executive and former head of digital for Hearst Magazines International. Sophia Stuart led a busy life. Stressed by her impressive..

Four: A Divergent Collection

Fans of the Divergent series by No. 1 New York Times bestselling author Veronica Roth will be thrilled by Four: A Divergent Collection. a companion volume that includes four pre-Divergent stories told from Tobias Eaton's point of view..

Volunteerism (At Issue

This volume presents varying opinions on the usefullness and purpose of volunteers in the United States..

Book of the Prophet Stephen, Son of Douglas

Excerpt from Book of the Prophet Stephen. Son of Douglas: Wherein Marvellous Things Are Foretold of the Reign of Abraham 1 James the Eunich retireth and Abraham the Honest reigneth in his stead..

Una Vida de Alta Definicion [Spanish]

Usted tan solo se esta "conformando". Que ansia su corazon. Son demasiados los cristianos que renuncian a la felicidad por un placer momentaneo. el perdo.

The Enormity of the Tragedy

Quim Monzo is the foremost Catalan writer of his generation and has been translated into over a dozen languages. "The Enormity of the Tragedy" is regarded by many as his greatest work..

Pennyroyal Academy

Pennyroyal Academy: Seeking bold. courageous youths to become tomorrow's princesses and knights .Come one. come all

M. A. Larson has created a magical world of adventure a world that shows who princesses truly are: people of character and courage and strength..

Broken Heart

In writing a life story you use the memories in your head as a reference. In writing my life story I could also use a lifetime of mixed emotions and feelings. some of them good but most of them bad..

This Is God's World

WHAT DOES GOD WANT FROM US .Listen to Him: Faith-Holiness-LoveTwo Different Views Of His WorldHave you ever thought just how amazing it would be to view the world from the top of a mountain with God at your side..

San Rock Engravings

The vast spaces of the Karoo abound with images pecked. incised or engraved onto rock surfaces. These landscape markings. generally known simply as 'rock engravings'. were created in the pre-colonial period by San hunter-gatherers who roamed this land in search of sustenance and water..

Loom Knitting Socks

Socks are fun and easy projects to loom knit. In just a few hours you can create fabulous socks in every color. texture. and style imaginable. From thick socks for cold winters..

Modern Anglo-Irish Verse

Excerpt from Modern Anglo-Irish Verse: An Anthology Selected From the Work of Living Irish Poets For permission to re-print their poems. the Compiler desires to express his gratitude to the jollowing: A..

Mastering Financial Accounting Essentials

An indispensable hands-on guide to financial accountingIn light of recent accounting scandals. it is critical that all financial practitioners understand and play by the rules of the accounting field. Starting from the assumption that the reader is not familiar with any accounting jargon..

Art Deco

Art Deco style was established on the ashes of a disappeared world. the one from before the First World War. and on the foundation stone of a world yet to become..

The Six Crowns

Trundle doesn't think he's an adventurer. He's a lamplighter. He likes everything safe and cozy. and that's the way things are in his peaceful part of the Sundered Lands..


When a rotting torso is discovered in the vault of New Scotland Yard. it doesn't take Dr Thomas Bond. Police Surgeon. long to realise that there is a second killer at work in the city where. only a few days before..

Danica: Crossing the Line

Sharing secrets and stories. tales from the track. and insights into her personal life. Danica reflects on her extraordinary rise from a ten-year-old go-kart champion to the most successful woman in the history of American racing..

Kampfgruppe Peiper at the Battle of the Bulge

On December 16. 1944. Hitler's last great offensive of World War II commenced. pushing through the Ardennes in an attempt to reach the Meuse River and. beyond it. the Allies' supply ports..

Crime Prevention

Crime Prevention: Principles. Perspectives and Practices is a concise. comprehensive introduction to the theory and practice of crime prevention. The authors contend that crime prevention strategies should include both social prevention and environmental prevention..

Explore Honey Bees!

What did you have for breakfast this morning. Toast. cereal. juice. and fruit. Thank the honey bees. About one out of every three mouthfuls we eat is affected by honey bee pollination..

Organizational Olympians

Myth typically brings to mind something not true. a false belief or erroneous idea -- or else tales of the spiritual domain. As the first volume in a series of three exploring the role of myth in contemporary organizational practice..

Core Competencies in Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy

This volume is a concise. convenient. and clearly written book for those who wish to study. master. and teach the core competencies of cognitive-behavioral therapy. Relevant for novice therapists as well as experienced clinicians and supervisors..

A Medieval Woman's Companion

What have a deaf nun. the mother of the first baby born to Europeans in North America. and a condemned heretic to do with one another. They are among the virtuous virgins..

Shipwreck Archaeology of the Holy Land

This intriguing book is the first to explore the potential of shipwrecks discovered off the Holy Land to rewrite social and economic history. Ancient myths and modern misconceptions about Byzantine Palestine's maritime compatibility are radically reconsidered by discussing cargoes in relation to wine..

The Crystal Skulls

Crystal is one of the most fascinating substances in nature. The crystalline structure lends itself uniquely to various adaptations. including information storage..


Excerpt from Newport: A Play in Six Arts Scene. - Newport. Kate. Lizzie. Nellie. Violet. Maria. Young ladies in croquet costume- archery. Roseallen's Garden- lawn party..

The Telepathy Labyrinth

Hidden away in a secret Kensington flat. Connor Adams and Kenton Crisp tend to their wounds and wonder if it is safe to leave. Their supplies are running low. and there are strange voices muttering out in the corridor..

Out of Iowa - Into Oklahoma

This memoir is a hilarious and touching account of growing up in the rural midwest and transitioning into Oklahoma and corporate America. Spanning a time period from the 1940's to the present..

A Bride for One Night

Browse discussion questions Ruth Calderon has recently electrified the Jewish world with her teachings of talmudic texts. In this volume. her first to appear in English. she offers a fascinating window into some of the liveliest and most colorful stories in the Talmud..

Ask Tracy Beaker and Friends

Each spread features a piece of advice from Tracy Beaker or another favourite character from Jacqueline Wilson's bestselling books. Readers hold the book shut. ask themselves a question they're dying to know the answer to..

McGuffey's Reading Workbook (Classic Curriculum

This is a workbook with extra exercises for use with the Original McGuffey Readers. Covers lessons 12-19 in the McGuffey Eclectic Second Reader. Also uses McGuffey Progressive Speller and Phonics Made Plain cards..

Follow Your Heart Journal

With a beautiful canvas cover featuring an inspiring and colorful design. this notebook is the perfect fit for creative minds. Journal is engineered to lie flat. Look for other gifts in our Free Spirit Collection..

The Carbohydrate Addict's Healthy Heart Program

A groundbreaking discovery in heart disease prevention led the American Heart Association to hail this landmark research that pinpointed insulin as "the most statistically significant predictor of heart attack risk"--more than smoking..

We the Children

The 25th anniversary of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child is a good reason to put the topic emphatically into the public focus. UNICEF Germany and GEO. with the support of the world's best photographers and Edition Lammerhuber..

Everybody Bakes Bread

A rainy-day errand introduces Carrie to her multicultural neighborhood and to many different kinds of bread. From Barbadian coconut bread to chapatis from India..

Experimental Phenomena of Consciousness

Although it was treated respectfully by early researchers such as Wilhelm Wundt. William James. and Edward Titchener. the concept of consciousness virtually disappeared from academic psychology until the 1980s..

Medieval History for Dummies

Is your knowledge of The Crusades less than tip-top. Maybe you're curious about Columbus. or you're desperate to read about the Black Death in all its gory detail. Whatever your starting point..

Wittgenstein's Tractatus

This volume of newly written chapters on the history and interpretation of Wittgenstein's Tractatus represents a significant step beyond the polemical debate between broad interpretive approaches that has recently characterized the field..

Naturopathy Around the World

Whereas various professionalised heterodox medical systems found in Western societies. such as homeopathy. chiropractic. osteopathy. Chinese traditional medicine. and even acupuncture have been the object of considerable historical and social scientific research..

A.D. 30

"New York Times" bestselling author Ted Dekker's epic historical novel about a woman who rises to lead her people when she is shown the way by Jesus. The outcast daughter of a powerful Arabian sheikh..

The Guilty

Will Robie is the government's most professional. disciplined. and lethal assassin. He infiltrates the most hostile countries in the world. defeats our enemies' advanced security measures. and eliminates threats before they ever reach our shores..

The Greek Children's Doctor

Libby Westerling has put herself up for sale at a charity auction to raise funds for the children's ward she works on. She's not looking for romance--she's asked her brother to buy her..

The Fame Thief

There aren't many people brave enough to say no to Irwin Dressler. Hollwood's scariest mob boss-turned-movie king. Even though Dressler is 93 years old. LA burglar Junior Bender is quaking in his boots when Dessler's henchmen haul him in for meeting..

The Little Engine That Could

When the other engines refuse. the Little Blue Engine tries to pull a stranded train full of toys and good food over the mountain.


In Morocco

In Morocco is Edith Wharton's classic account of her journey to Morocco in the final days of World War I. From Rabat and Fez to Moulay Idriss and Marrakech..

Discover Your Heritage

Since 1956 when Ontario's historical plaquing program was begun. more than 1.000 markers have been erected throughout the province.The range of subjects commemorated is astonishing -- from mining rushes in northern Ontario to the invention of the socket-head screw ..