Looe Island Then and Now

Way back in the 1960s two middle aged sisters dreamed of living on an Island. In 1964 this dream became a reality. they bought Looe Island. During the summer of 1971. the author was one of five student volunteers who spent a few short weeks helping the Atkins sisters maintain and run their Island..

Rise of the King

In the second book of the Companions Codex. the latest series in the New York Times best-selling saga of dark elf Drizzt Do'Urden. R.A. Salvatore picks up with the fan-favorite storyline of dwarf king Bruenor Battlehammer and his bloody feud with the orc kingdom of Many Arrows..

In-Sync Activity Cards

These two experienced authors have over seventy combined years of teaching experience. and have learned the best ways to help children learn and grow using their motor development skills..

Painless Italian

This user-friendly textbook supplement demonstrates that learning a foreign language can be both easy and fun when approached in the proper spirit. Students are introduced to interesting aspects of Italian culture and coached in conversational Italian while they learn basics of grammar and vocabulary..

New Zealand Interior Style

New Zealand Interior Style showcases 24 stunning home interiors. ranging in style from high-end minimalism to colourful collectors' havens. Selected by stylist and Mitre 10 Dream Home interiors judge LeeAnn Yare and photographed by Larnie Nicolson..

Economic Revitalization

Ecomomic Revitalization is unique in that it discusses leading revitalization strategies in the context of both city and suburban settings. offering case studies of programme development and implementation..

iPad for Seniors in Easy Steps

The iPad is a tablet computer that is stylish. versatile. and easy to use. and there is no reason that it should be the preserve of a younger generation. "iPad for Seniors in Easy Steps" covers the latest operating system..

Script of the Sun Verses

Excerpt from Script of the Sun Verses Prudence- A Compliment- Absence- A Song- The Lake- Temperament- Anniversary- A Sword-Motif- Grindelwald- Bloom- With a Hyacinth in Bud- Enigma- The Alliance- Captivity- "Our Life is Pull of the Sense of Direction"- The Will- After Reading "Patterns..

Hitler's Holy Relics

From Paris to Stalingrad. the Nazis systematically plundered all manner of art and antiquities. But the first and most valuable treasures they looted were the Crown Jewels of the Holy Roman Empire..

Jim Cramer's Stay Mad for Life

In Jim Cramer's Real Money. Cramer offered readers a general guide to investing. emphasizing basic investing principles that he has used himself. In Jim Cramer's Mad Money. Cramer told readers how to watch his CNBC program and benefit financially from it..

Pleasures of the Table

This beautifully illustrated collection of food writing includes delectable scenes of cooking and feasting from novels and stories. poems that use food to tempt and seduce. and fine writing by and about great cooks..

Would You Please Fetch Me A Pail?

: A picture book written in rhyme of a boy finding a way to carry home snails he collects when walking in the countryside. Set in the Caribbean the illustrations are colourful and detailed..

Secret Memoirs of the Court of Berlin

Excerpt from Secret Memoirs of the Court of Berlin Piquant entertainment used to be found by our grand-sires and dames in "secret memoirs" and "Mysteries" of high life. London and Paris each maintained its school for scandal..

Brief Authority

Brief Authority gives an insider's perspective of one of the great issues of our time: the conflict between established materialism embraced by standard science. 'Dress'd in a little brief authority.' and the growing holistic..

Chicago Noir

"In this superior entry in Akashic's noir series. Meno offers nearly a century of Chicago crime fiction....Familiar bylines abound: Max Allan Collins. Richard Wright. Nelson Algren. Sherwood Anderson..

Our Favorite Game Day Recipes

No more boring party food. If you love sharing bold. spicy flavors with friends. Our Favorite Game-Day Recipes is just the cookbook for you. We've gathered 60 zesty recipes for your next tailgating party..

Viktor and Rolf Fairy Tales

Enter the enchanting world of make-believe in Fairy Tales. the first work of fiction by Dutch fashion designers Viktor and Rolf. Beautifully illustrated by the designers themselves. their surreal fairytales feature a lonely disco hedgehog..

The Second Inheritance

Set in the Border country of Northern England. The Second Inheritance follows two young men as they struggle with the constraints of a close-knit farming community. Amid the intimacies and tensions of their families..


This is the presentation on the pentagram of the instrumental song "Conflictos" written by the Cuban musician Renesito Avich. This score is the first in the series "Music scores for Tres Cubano" available soon on this site..

The Bible

The celebrated artist Marc Chagall began illustrating the Bible in 1931. and it became his lifelong passion. This extraordinary volume includes more than 150 of his finest works. paired with three books from the Old Testament..

Stolen Images

A groundbreaking overview of Haitian filmmaker and political activist Raoul Peck's works and creative process. through scripts. essays. and images..

The Lawyer as Leader

The Lawyer as Leader: How to Plant People and Grow Justice is an inspiring roadmap designed to help lawyers become effective agents for social change. Based on author Dr. Artika R. Tyner's leadership development and community engagement work..

The Time Traveler's Wife

This extraordinary. magical novel is the story of Clare and Henry who have known each other since Clare was six and Henry was thirty-six. and were married when Clare was twenty-two and Henry thirty..

Honore de Balzac

Excerpt from Honore De Balzac Balzac's short stories. which we call in French nouvelles. are. generally speaking. not the best-known or the most popular part of his work- nor are they the part best fitted to give a true and complete idea of his genius..

Building the Atlantic Empires

Exploring the relationship between state recruitment of unfree labor. capitalism s expansion. and imperial development. "Building the Atlantic Empires" raises new questions about how the history of servitude and slavery transformed the Atlantic world and beyond..

Chicken Soup for the Soul - Christian Kids

This is the first Chicken Soup book. with 101 great stories from Chicken Soup's library. created specifically for Christian parents to listen themselves or to share with their children..

Modelling Branch Lines

This comprehensive book is aimed at all those railway modellers who wish to create a realistic model of a branch line. First of all it examines the origins. developments and future of branch lines in Britain and then provides useful insights into how to select a suitable branch line to model..

The Bachelor Girl's Guide to Everything

A gorgeous facsimile edition of Agnes M. Miall's classic 1916 volume. this is a charming resource for the modern-day 'girl on her own'. Truly a 'Guide to Everything'..

Human Work: A Poet's Cookbook

Human Work was written while cooking. It is the narrative of a voice in domesticity. at the alchemical heart of home - the hearth. or Hestia - where the kitchen is a stage for acts of eating and uttering- for the ebb and flow to the human mouth..

Hamlyn All Colour Cookbook 200 Super Salads

Hamlyn All Colour Cookbook: 200 Super Salads provides 200 varied salads for every occasion including healthy summer salads. exotic fruit salads and warm salads for winter..

Interdisciplinary Transport Phenomena in the Space Sciences

Space shuttle experiments conducted over the last two decades have provided significant new insight into various physical phenomena under low-gravity conditions. and new developments in space technology have brought about an interdisciplinary dimension to space research..

Problem Solved

A primer in design and communication that offers solutions to the recurring problems faced by by students and professionals. It explores the ways creatives interpret their clients' brief..

Drinking Molotov Cocktails with Gandhi

More than ever. people across the planet want deep and meaningful change. From those campaigning for social justice and ecological sustainability. to those who want to protect animals..

Stolen Life

In the summer of 1991 I was a normal kid. I did normal things. I had friends and a mother who loved me. I was just like you. Until the day my life was stolen. For eighteen years I was a prisoner. I was an object for someone to use and abuse..

Blue Ridge Parkway - Celebration

Breathtaking photographs and original essays illuminate this tribute to the natural wonders of the Blue Ridge Parkway. The 469 miles of the Parkway run through some of the most magnificent landscapes in the United States..

Literacy, Play and Globalization

This book takes on current perspectives on children's relationships to literacy. media. childhood. markets and transtionalism in converging global worlds. It introduces the idea of multi-sited imaginaries to explain how children's media and literacy performances shape and are shaped by shared visions of communities that we collectively imagine..

Number Sense Interventions

Help kindergartners at risk for math difficulties with these explicit. evidence-based interventions. Used on their own or as a follow-up to the " Number Sense Screener(TM) (NSS(TM)) ." the interventions in this user-friendly guide are a fun..

What Dreams May Come

The "New York Times" bestseller A LOVE THAT TRANSCENDS HEAVEN AND HELL What happens to us after we die. Chris Nielsen had no idea. until an unexpected accident cut his life short..

The Horror in the Museum

With an Introduction by M.J. Elliott. 'My eyes. perversely shaken open. gazed for an instant upon a sight which no human creature could even imagine without panic..

Genre Filmmaking

What does it look like. How is it done. When should I use it. Whether you're shooting a comedy. thriller. sci-fi or horror flick. you'll need to know the answers to these questions..

Treasury of Knowledge

In Tibetan religious literature. Jamgon Kongtrul's "Treasury of Knowledge" in ten books stands out as a unique encyclopedic masterpiece embodying the entire range of Buddhist teachings as they were preserved in Tibet..

Handbook of Schizophrenia Spectrum Disorders

A few disorders have some of the same symptoms as schizophrenia including schizoaffective disorders. schizophreniform disorder. schizotypal and schizoid personality disorders..

Jessica Jones : Alias, Volume 1

Meet Jessica Jones. Once upon a time. she was a costumed super hero...but not a very good one. Her powers were unremarkable compared to the amazing abilities of the costumed icons that populate the Marvel Universe..

Report on Christian Education in China

Excerpt from Report on Christian Education in China: Its Present Status and Problems Before presenting matter relating to existing constructive movements it appears necessary to give a brief historical resume..

Ouran High School Host Club

With the Host Club members on opposite sides. the sports festival at Ouran High School has become an all-out war. Can the bonds of friendship withstand the strain of competition..

Surveys in Social Research

David de Vaus' classic text Surveys in Social Research provides clear advice on how to plan. conduct and analyse social surveys. It emphasises the links between theory and research..

A Prayer in Spring

An exquisitely illustrated edition of a timeless poem. Robert Frost's realistic depictions of rural life. especially of New England in the early twentieth century..

The History of Infant-Baptism

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..

Scholastic Dictionary of Spelling

With a brand new design. 1.000 additional words. and new fun sections. this updated dictionary is an ideal spelling resource for students. It offers more than 150 memory tricks to correct commonly misspelled words..

Lady of Magick

Sylvia Izzo Hunter brought both rural Brittany and an alternative Regency England to vivid life *in "The Midnight Queen." her debut novel of history. magic..

Women, Writing, and Prison

This collection includes a kaleidoscope of voices and perspectives from prisoners. former prisoners. scholars. and activists to examine the extraordinarily invisible and closed system of incarceration that characterizes the massive U..

LEGO Juniors Spider-Man Hideout 10687

Protect the Spider-Man Hideout against an aerial assault from Green Goblin. The Easy to Build LEGO Juniors Spider-Man Hideout includes 3 minifigures and 3 amazing vehicles including Spider-Man's special helicopter..

American Legends

*Includes pictures. *Includes Cagney's own quotes about his life and career. *Includes a bibliography for further reading. "You don't psych yourself up for these things. you do them...I'm acting for the audience..

The Court of Philip IV.

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..

10-Day Green Smoothie Cleanse

The "New York Times" bestselling "10-Day Green Smoothie Cleanse" will jump-start your weight loss. increase your energy level. clear your mind. and improve your overall health..

Predator Life and Death

Colonial Marines on the planet Tartarus battle extraterrestrial hunters over the possession of a mysterious horseshoe-shaped spaceship of unknown origin. The Weyland-Yutani rep wants the ship..

Bronner : A Journey to Understand

Author and Bible teacher Sherri Burgess leads readers on her journey to understanding the purpose behind pain through the powerful story of her son Bronner s earthly death..

Froggy Plays in the Band

Here comes Froggy's marching band. led by the one and only Frogilina. Froggy and his pals are sure they can win the big prize in the Apple Blossom Parade. even though they haven't been playing together very long..

The Life of Martin Van Buren

This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process..

The Owl Who Was Afraid of the Dark

Plop is a baby Barn Owl. And he is just like every Barn Owl that has ever existed--except for one little difference...He is afraid of the dark..

Tanjay Association USA East Coast

Tanjay Association USA East Coast continue to archive memorable pictures of the group. These were taken during the outing to Poconos in Pennsylvania in 2012 plus other pictures near the are. These include the shooting the rapids and picnic..

Gone Girl

The #1 "New York Times" Bestseller On a warm summer morning in North Carthage. Missouri. it is Nick and Amy Dunne s fifth wedding anniversary. Presents are being wrapped and reservations are being made when Nick s clever and beautiful wife disappears..

Taste of a Traveller

First MasterChef NZ Brett McGregor's many years of travel have inspired the way he cooks. Like many New Zealanders. he's travelled widely and has picked up lots of great recipes along the way. This collection draws from the diverse tastes and experiences he's gathered while travelling..

The Complete Shiba Inu

The Shiba Inu is one of the oldest native do gs of Japan. dating back to the third century BC. Used as a versatile hunter. this Spitz type dog was renowned for its f amous howl. Atkinson looks at the origins of the breed..

June in Her Spring

Australia. 1950. The rarely-spotted duck-billed platypus is rumoured to bring you luck. Sixteen-year-old June Westley is an ideal daughter - kind. considerate..

The Wonderful Story of Illinois

Excerpt from The Wonderful Story of Illinois: A Pageant A prelude of wind instruments is played swelling out in mighty strains. Out of the darkness there comes a softly lighted woodland scene..


"Ministry" is a memoir both ugly and captivating. revealing Al Jourgensen as a man who lived a hard life his own way without making compromises. He survived prolonged drug addiction--twenty-two years of chronic heroin..

The Long Weekend

Secrets. Lies. Sex. Intrigue. When a group of friends rent a house by the sea. there's excitement in the air. Fresh air. sandy beaches and historic friendships - what could possibly go wrong..

Primo Levi: A Life

Primo Levi wrote books that have been called "the essential works of humankind." including Survival in Auschwitz and The Periodic Table. Yet he lived an unremarkable existence. remaining to his death in the house in which he'd been born- managing a paint and varnish factory for thirty years- and tending his invalid mother to the end..

Cruel and Unusual

When convicted killer Ronnie Joe Waddell is executed in Virginia's electric chair. he becomes what should be a routine case for Chief Medical Examiner Kay Scarpetta. But after Waddell's execution..

Pursuing Christ. Creating Art.

We don't create art for God. He doesn't need it. We create art in response to God because the world needs it. Being an artist can be so much more than being a painter. Artists are Sketchers Poets Musical Worship Leaders Dancers Painters Sculptors Graphic Designers Filmmakers Set Designers Film Actors Stage Actors Storytellers Authors Web Designers Song Writers Singers Bloggers Musicians Visual Worship Leaders Mimes Teachers Photographers Font Creators Chefs At the core..

Fantastic Finger Puppets to Make Yourself

Have toys at your fingertips - and on your toes - including angels. aliens. a peacock. an octopus. a mermaid. a waltzing couple and a goofy horse. How to make perfect puppets from old socks. rubber gloves..

The Brain-Eye

A detailed and inventive study of the thinking at work in modern painting. drawing on a formidable body of scholarly evidence to challenge modernist and phenomenological readings of art history..

Field Guide to Covering Sports

How best to turn yourself from sports fan to professional sports journalist. Quickly moving beyond general guidance about sports writing. Joe Gisondi focuses on the nitty-gritty. with hands-on. practical advice on covering 20 specific sports..

Schools and Classes for Exceptional Children

Excerpt from Schools and Classes for Exceptional Children This report on "Schools and Classes for Exceptional Children" is one of the 25 sections of the report of the Educational Survey of Cleveland conducted by the Survey Committee of the Cleveland Foundation in 1915..

How to Start a Profitable Worm Business on a Shoestring Budget

This book will teach you in easy to follow steps all you need to know to make money with earthworms. Whether you just want to make some pocket money selling bait worms to keen fishermen or want to become your own boss and create a full time income..

Creating Visual Effects in Maya

Produce mind-blowing visual effects with Autodesk Maya. Gain the practical skills and knowledge you need to recreate phenomena critical to visual effects work. including fire. water..

Ben Hogan

Ben Hogan's accomplishments on the golf course are the stuff of legends. but his life off it was exceedingly private. In this biography. author Tim Scott demonstrates why such public perception was not representative of Hogan's personality..

Too Close to Home

Samantha Cash is the FBI's secret weapon. Her methods are invisible. and she never stops until the case is closed. When missing teens begin turning up dead in a small Southern town..

The Fishermen

SHORTLISTED FOR THE 2015 MAN BOOKER PRIZE Shortlisted for the Guardian First Book Award Winner of the FT/OppenheimerFunds Emerging Voices Award Longlisted for the Etisalat Prize for Literature In a small town in western Nigeria..

The New Wine Country Cookbook

Move over Napa. here is the only up-to-date. stunningly photographed gift book available on California s hottest. fastest-growing wine country. the Central Coast. with 120 wine-friendly and wine-inclusive recipes..

Quick and Easy - Pressure Cooker

You don't have to spend hours in the kitchen to create great meals. With your fast and energy-efficient pressure cooker. you can make sticky pork ribs. risotto and raspberry swirl cheesecake in only a fraction of the time..

World Politics

Why are there wars. Why do countries struggle to cooperate to prevent genocides or global environmental problems. Why are some countries rich while others are poor..

The Jade Necklace

Illustrated by Grace Lin The story begins at the turn of the 19th century in South China. where Yenyee and her family live. One night. her fisherman father vanishes in a ferocious storm at sea..

Killing Reagan - The Violent Assault That Changed a Presidency

From the team of Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard. bestselling authors of the blockbuster Killing series. now comes Killing Reagan. This page-turning epic account of the career of President Ronald Reagan tells the vivid story of his rise to power -- and the forces of evil that conspired to bring him down..

Teaching Young Writers to Elaborate, Grades 1-3

Even very young children can learn a repertoire of elaboration techniques to take their writing from bland to exciting. In this resource. a veteran teacher shares the mini-lessons and strategies she created to teach children how to develop their writing by adding definitions..

The Mara Crossing

Home is where you start from. but where is a swallow's real home. And what does 'native' mean if the English oak is an immigrant from Spain. In ninety richly varied poems and illuminating prose interludes..

Driving Miss Smith

Linda Smith (1958-2006) was a national treasure and voted 'wittiest person alive' on Radio 4. From her childhood in Erith -- featuring her 'sweet smiling fascist grandmother' and holidays abroad (to the Isle of Wight) -- to her early stand-up days and comedy career..

Modernist Legacies

Modernist Legacies provides a comprehensive critical overview of some of the most significant currents in contemporary British poetry. The essays chart a series of currents in British poetry that take off from the modernism of the early twentieth century and remain committed to linguistic innovation..

Flies and Fly Fishing

Excerpt from Flies and Fly Fishing: For White and Brown Trout. Grayling and Coarse Fish- With Hints on Using the Minnow and Grasshopper Bait I have. all my life. been enthusiastically attached to the sport of fly fishing- and circumstances have permitted me to indulge that passion to a much greater extent..

Cleaning, Repairing and Caring for Books

This is a practical manual that describes in simple. straightforward language how to clean dull. shabby books. remove spots and marks. carry out minor repairs. and maintain in good condition a book collection or small library..

Go Set a Watchman

From Harper Lee comes a landmark new novel set two decades after her beloved Pulitzer Prize winning masterpiece. To Kill a Mockingbird.

Maycomb. Alabama. Twenty-six-year-old Jean Louise Finch Scout returns home from New York City to visit her aging father..