The Games

Don't let the beautiful beaches of Rio fool you--these games are deadly.

Two years ago Jack Morgan--the head of the renowned worldwide investigation firm Private--was in charge of security for the World Cup..

The Color Wheel (Johns Hopkins

Through his collections of poems Timothy Steele has earned the reputation as a highly regarded poet who continue to work in meter. This volume brings together 35 new poems that extend the scope and deepen the spirit of his previous work..


The aesthetics and spirit of popular culture have been increasingly relevant to British graphic designers over the past several decades. "Communicate "offers a fascinating selection of this innovative work..

How to Be a Woman

Though they have the vote and the Pill and haven't been burned as witches since 1727. life isn't exactly a stroll down the catwalk for modern women. They are beset by uncertainties and questions: Why are they supposed to get Brazilians..

Microsoft SharePoint 2013 Plain

Get the full-color. visual guide that makes learning Microsoft SharePoint 2013 plain and simple. Follow the book's easy steps and screenshots and clear. concise language to learn the simplest ways to get things done..

One Nation Under God

We're often told that the United States is. was. and always has been a Christian nation. But in One Nation Under God. historian Kevin M. Kruse reveals that the idea of "Christian America" is an invention--and a relatively recent one at that..


As a young girl growing up in Spain. Ana Larragoity Cubillas is powerfully drawn to Puerto Rico by the diaries of an ancestor who traveled there with Ponce de Leon..

Through The Barracks Window

Fallon Bentley's life outside the fence seemed perfect and was often envied. Yet her journey was like walking through a garden of china roses. fearing every step. Her family. her friends..

Ocean 3D

Come along on an eye-popping Ocean 3-D journey under the sea with everyone s favorite sea sponge. SpongeBob Squarepants. There s no better guide to a colorful underwater adventure than SpongeBob SquarePants..

German Sentences Vol.1

GERMAN SENTENCES Vol.1: English to German THIS EDITION: The dual-language text has been arranged into sentences for quick and easy cross-referencing. The text can be used on its own..

The Varieties of Religious Experience

"A milestone in religious thought. . . . James combines a positive approach to religion with a non-dogmatic and thoroughly empirical approach to the religious life..

The Rainbow Man

"SOMETHING FIENDISH THIS WAY COMES...The Rainbow Man is a creeper that winds its black tendrils around you...and squeezes. Expect to be turning pages behind the couch..

Seduction and Desire

Modern society has introduced many new relationships and family forms and the pluralisation of sexual lifestyles in the hundred years since Freud. This book provides a systematic account of the current state of theory..

Sophie's World

When 14-year-old Sophie encounters a mysterious mentor who introduces her to philosophy. mysteries deepen in her own life. Why does she keep getting postcards addressed to another girl..

Unearthing Venus

Driven. highly successful television editor and journalist Cate Montana was raised in a man's world to be "just one of the guys." While on assignment a chance encounter with a shaman sets her on the path of unearthing the illusive power of the feminine..

Daniel Finds a Poem

Stunning collage art full of rich color. glorious details. and a sense of wonder reminiscent of the work of Ezra Jack Keats illustrate this delightful story celebrating the poetry found in the world around us..

Princess Leia 1 - Exclusive Cover

Lucasfilm Ltd. and Marvel Entertainment are extremely proud to present your new look at the highly anticipated PRINCESS LEIA #1 - the blockbuster new limited series set in the Star WarsT universe..

"The Village in the Jungle"

Sidelined by Leonard Woolf's involvement in politics after he left the Civil Service. overshadowed by Virginia Woolf's continuous and brilliant achievement as a novelist. The Village in the Jungle (1913) fell from notice in Britain until..

Monica Bonvicini

The most comprehensive monograph on the work of Monica Bonvicini.

European Forest Recreation and Tourism

*Please note the 2015 paperback is a reprint of the original 2008 hardback* In an increasingly urbanized world more and more people are turning to our forests and woodland for recreation and tourism..

Warriors : Cats of the Clans

Hear the stories of the great warriors as they've never been told before Cats of the Clans is chock-full of visual treats and captivating details. including full-color illustrations and in-depth biographies of important cats from fierce Clan leaders to wise medicine cats to the most mischievous kits..

Antony and Cleopatra

This series gives young readers the chance to discover Shakespeare for themselves. The stories come originally from the highly successful gift collection The Orchard Book of Shakespeare Stories..

Maori Boy: A Memoir

This is the first volume of Witi Ihimaera's enthralling memoir. packed with stories from the formative years of this much-loved writer. Witi Ihimaera is a consummate storyteller - one critic calling him one of our 'finest and most memorable'..

Star Wars Darth Vader Spinning Mug

Mix your drink with the Force. Just press the buton on the handle. and the mug will automatically stir in your cream. sugar. whatever add-ins you desire. Handwash only. operates with two (2) AAA batteries..

Property Law in Hong Kong

This book focuses on the rules regulating property and conveyancing and is intended for use by the non-lawyer. The organizational structure and concise text reflect this goal. For readers desiring additional information..

Treasure Island

This is a simple. accessible retelling of Robert Louis Stevenson's 'Treasure Island' which remains faithful to the original text in its treatment of the story..

Cat Speak

This unique book offers precise. detailed observations of the behaviour of cats at play. and explains in everyday language how to interpret their meaning. With clear descriptions and colour photographs throughout..

Rethinking Thought

Rethinking Thought takes readers into the minds of 30 creative thinkers to show how greatly the experience of thought can vary. It is dedicated to anyone who has ever been told..

Polymeric Biomaterials

Biomaterials have had a major impact on the practice of contemporary medicine and patient care. Growing into a major interdisciplinary effort involving chemists..

Clashing Views on Controversial Social Issues

This debate-style reader is designed to introduce students to controversies in global issues through readings that reflect a variety of viewpoints. Each issue is framed with an issue summary. an issue introduction..

Gotcha Liar! the 101 of Human Lie Detection

I did not have sex with that woman." Bill Clinton I'm so happy for you." A jealous friend I swear. I don't have any homework." Teenage daughter or son The truth is. the world is full of liars..

Vox Regis

In "Vox regis: Royal Communication in High Medieval Norway." David Bregaint examines how the Norwegian monarchy gradually managed to infiltrate Norwegian society through the development of a communicative system during the High Middle Ages..

Whatu Kakahu: Maori Cloaks

Weaving is more than just a product of manual skills. From the simple rourou (food basket) to the prestigious kahukiwi (kiwi feather cloak). weaving is endowed with the very essence of the spiritual values of Maori people..

Sternberg's Diagnostic Surgical Pathology Review

Based on the sixth edition of Sternberg's Diagnostic Surgical Pathology. this multiple choice question and answer resource covers all aspects of Surgical Pathology and is an ideal review tool for board preparation..

Goldilocks and Just One Bear

In this witty sequel to the traditional Goldilocks story. Little Bear is all grown up and finds himself in the Big City. What are the chances of him bumping into someone who remembers exactly how he likes his porridge..

The Queen's Orang-Utan

Written exclusively for Comic Relief 2015 by David Walliams and hilariously read by David Walliams. Miranda Hart and Rob Brydon. From Number One bestselling picture book author. David Walliams..

The Seagull

'Only love brings happiness into this earth. the poetical love of youth. sweeping away the sorrows of the world.' As guests assemble at a country house for the staging of an avant-garde open air play..

Fahrenheit 451

Voyager Classics - timeless masterworks of science fiction and fantasy. A beautiful clothbound edition of the internationally acclaimed Fahrenheit 451 - a masterwork of twentieth-century literature..

Saving June

"If she'd waited less than two weeks. my sister would be June who died in June. But I guess she never took that into account."

Harper Scott's older sister. June. took her own life a week before high school graduation..

Dancing Shoes

Aunt Cora is determined to turn two orphans. perky Hilary and sullen Rachel. into members of her dance troupe. But Rachel wants to keep Hilary from being one of Wintle s Little Wonders is it selfishness or something else..

Personality Plus for Couples

The best-selling author of Personality Plus and Personality Plus for Parents now shows couples how to apply the personality principles that have made Florence so popular. Husbands and wives will understand why they act the way they do and how they can best respond to each other..

All the Light We Cannot See

A BAM. President's Pick and National Book Award Finalist

From the highly acclaimed. multiple award-winning Anthony Doerr. a stunningly ambitious and beautiful novel about a blind French girl and a German boy whose paths collide in occupied France as both try to survive the devastation of World War II..

The Sword of the Lord

The Sword of the Lord is the first book to examine military chaplains and the development of the military chaplaincy across history and geography - from the first to the twenty-first century..

The Highwayman's Curse

On the run from the redcoats. the two young highwaymen. Will and Bess. find themselves in Galloway. Scotland. blamed for a murder they did not commit. Here. they are captured by smugglers and become embroiled in a story of hatred and revenge that goes back for generations..

Why Do Buses Come in Threes

"""Deals in a very entertaining way with problems in normal life related to mathematics. luck. coincidence. gambling.""" . The Independent (London)Why do your chances of winning the lottery increase if you buy your ticket on Friday..

Words of Eternity

William Blake called himself a "sublime Artist" and acknowledged his own power to create "the Most Sublime Poetry." Words of Eternity reveals the fundamental importance of the term "sublime" in a defining of Blake's poetic achievement..

The Red Dancer

Mixing fiction and nonfiction. Skinner breathes new imaginative life into the story of a twentieth century icon. Bewitched by the beauty of a troupe of native dancers and the strange music of the gamelan..


Surviving cerebral catastrophe: a tale of the mind. mortality and modern medicine On a trip to visit Pintubi friends in the remote western desert of central Australia. GP Dr Bill Williams wakes to a nightmare..

A Walk Through the Bible

One of the most renowned theologians of our time tells the story of the Bible in a way that everyone can understand. Shortly before he died in 1998. Lesslie Newbigin recorded a series of eight radio addresses on basic themes and central figures in the Bible..

My Generation

A vital. illuminating collection of the Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award winner s elegant. passionately engaged nonfiction "My Generation" is the definitive gathering of William Styron s nonfiction..

It Is Well with My Soul Coloring Book

Delight your heart and lift your spirit with inspirational words from a beloved hymn.

As you color your way through the pages of this beautiful and interactive coloring book. you will find rest and peace to quiet your mind and heart..

Moleskine Postal Notebook - Pocket Kraft Brown

High quality pocket sized notelet featuring pop out flaps which enable the user to transform their purchase into an envelope with handy address lines on the exterior. It has an elegant Kraft Brown cardboard cover and eight plain inner pages made of 100gsm ivory paper..

Peter Pan

Take flight to Neverland with this sumptuously illustrated. finely crafted keepsake edition of Peter Pan's. Wendy's. and of course. Tinkerbell's adventure that inspired the beloved Disney film and countless Captain Hook movies..

Knits to Fit and Flatter

This is a must-have collection of 16 stylish knitwear designs for flattering cardigans. sweaters. tank tops. shrugs. camisoles. wraps and gilets that will make you look your best..


Drawing from archaeology. anthropology and evolutionary psychology. the author confirms the awful truth: every man in history. back to the dawn of the species. did everything better..

Dear Elizabeth

A moving. innovative play based on one of the greatest correspondences in literary historyFrom 1947 to 1977. Robert Lowell and Elizabeth Bishop exchanged more than four hundred letters. Describing the writing of their poems..

Yin Yang and Organizational Performance

Presenting an innovative approach to the field of organizational management. this book proposes a Yin Yang (cosmological) perspective as an alternative to existing management concepts. serving to conceptualize the organization processes in a more holistic way..

My First Crochet Book

If you love fabrics. yarns. and being creative. then you'll love the 35 great projects in My First Crochet Book. Learn how to use a crochet hook to make different stitiches and patterns and you'll soon be making all sorts of pretty items..

LEGO Friends Adventure Camp Archery 41120

Practice your skills with LEGO Friends Adventure Camp Archery. It features a bow with shooting function and a target that falls over when hit. along with picnic accessories and a shelter to rest and watch the little hedgehog in its den..

Kingdom of Sicily 1130-1860

Covering seven eventful centuries. this is the first complete history of the Kingdom of Sicily ever published. The lively narrative traces the history of Sicily from the foundation of its multicultural kingdom under the Normans in the twelfth century to the end of its baroque monarchy in the nineteenth..

Multimedia for the Web

A comprehensive textbook covering introductory multimedia concepts. Multimedia for the Web: Creating Digital Excitement a Revealed. Deluxe Education Edition gives students a solid foundation in the planning process and design considerations..

Lord Hear My Prayer

HAVE YOU EVER WONDERED why God doesn't answer every prayer. Did you know God does not even listen to some prayers. When God isn't listening. IT IS UP TO US TO MAKE HIM LISTEN..

Computer Music Modeling and Retrieval

This book constitutes the thoroughly refereed post-proceedings of the International Computer Music Modeling and Retrieval Symposium. CMMR 2004. held in Esbjerg. Denmark in May 2004..

The Art of Star Wars

For more than twenty-five years. the visual brilliance of the "Star Wars" films has captivated audiences far and wide. From lush words to intricate landscapes..

Darkly Dreaming Dexter

The Basis for a New Showtime(r) Original Series Starring Michael C. Hall

Meet Dexter Morgan. a polite wolf in sheep s clothing. He s handsome and charming. but something in his past has made him abide by a different set of rules..

Count Karlstein, or the Ride of the Demon Huntsman

No one in the village of Karlstein dares to leave their homes on All Souls' Eve - the night Zamiel the Demon Huntsman comes to claim his prey. But the evil Count Karlstein has struck a terrible bargain with Zamiel..

Key of Valor : Key Trilogy

The third novel concludes Nora Roberts' thrilling Key trilogy. Three women. Three keys. Each has 28 days to find her way through a dangerous quest that will unlock her deepest desires..


Three secrets. Two women. One Grail ...10th Anniversary Edition of the spellbinding No. 1 bestselling novel. July 1209: in Carcassonne a 17-year-old girl is given a mysterious book by her father which he claims contains the secret of the true Grail..

How Kind! [Board book]

Hen gives Pig an egg. How kind. says Pig. He keeps the egg safe and warm. Hen is so kind. he thinks. I would like to do something kind too. So Pig is kind to Rabbit..

iOttie iTap Magnetic Air Vent Mount

A universal mounting solution that will hold most smartphones. as well as their cases. and GPS devices. Provides a choice of an inner and outer metal plate- each plate uses an adhesive tape to attach to select mounting location and is easily removable..


Alyssa Gardner hears the whispers of bugs and flowers--precisely the affliction that landed her mother in a mental hospital years before. This family curse stretches back to her ancestor Alice Liddell..

The Choir

In the gentle precinct of Aldminster Cathedral. crisis loomed. The urbane and worldly Dean (Purdey guns and the regular arrival of a delivery van from Berry Brothers) wanted nothing so much as to restore and beautify his beloved Cathedral - even if it meant sacrificing the Choir School to pay for it..

Proven Strategies for Success

Proven Strategies for Success People often refer to the 4 P's of Marketing as- Price. Product. Place and Promotion. but in this fascinating book these 4 P's have a new twist- People. Passion..

Appley Dapply's Nursery Rhymes

Short nursery rhymes about a mouse named Appley Dapply. a rabbit named Cottontail. a porcupine named Mr. Pricklepin. a mouse with many children. a mound-making mole. a potato-peeling pig..

In Defense of Selfishness : Why The Code Of Self-Sacrifice Is Unjust And Destructive

From childhood. we're taught one central. non-controversial idea about morality: self-sacrifice is a virtue. It is universally accepted that serving the needs of others..

Birmingham River

Birmingham River is Roy Fisher's first book of poems since Poems 1955-1987 . published by OUP in 1988. Including a sequence of `Six Texts for a Film'. which provided the basis for an Arts Council film made by Tom Pickard..

A Short Guide to Writing About Literature

Part of Longman's successful Short Guide Series. A Short Guide to Writing about Literature.11/e. emphasizes writing as a process and incorporates new critical approaches to writing about literature..

The New Rules of Marketing and PR

This book is suitable for marketers. "The New Rules of Marketing and PR" shows you how to leverage the potential that Web-based communication offers your business. Finally. you can speak directly to customers and buyers..

"To Set the Darkness Echoing"

Descriptive catalogue of a Grolier Club exhibition held held May 15 - July 27. 2002. illustrating Irish poetry. drama. and the novel. Organized decade by decade. it documents the careers of outstanding authors through books..

The Land of Stories : Beyond the Kingdoms

Fairy tales are just the beginning.

The Masked Man is on the loose in the Land of Stories. and it's up to Alex and Conner Bailey to stop him... except Alex has been thrown off the Fairy Council..

Introduction to Mathematics with Maple

The principal aim of this book is to introduce university level mathematics - both algebra and calculus. The text is suitable for first and second year students..

Dirty Teaching

One of the keys to a happy and creative classroom is getting out of it and this book will give you the confidence to do just that. Drawing on academic research..

Spontaneous Healing

In this revolutionary book. Dr Andrew Weil shows how the concept of spontaneous healing can change all our lifes for the better. Drawing on his training as a doctor and his in-depth first-hand knowledge of alternative treatments..

Seeker of Knowledge

In 1802. Jean-Francois Champollion was eleven years old. That year. he vowed to be the first person to read Egypt's ancient hieroglyphs. Champollion's dream was to sail up the Nile in Egypt and uncover the secrets of the past..

Of Mice and Men

George and Lennie are migrant American workers - the one alert and protective. the other strong. stupid and potentially dangerous. This is the powerful story of their relationship and their dreams of finding a more stable and less lonely way of life..

Educational Leadership

'A highly recommendable and powerful work...I have found this book to be both a revelatory mirror on past events and an inviting window to future prospects. I am certain that it will be of equal or greater value to all those involved and interested in the tangled complexities..


"This text follows Mary Shelley's revised edition of 1831"--T.p. verso..

Up on the Rooftop

@lt-DIV@gt-Who's that on the rooftop. It's Santa and he is just about to come down the chimney and deliver all those presents.@lt-/div@gt-.

Free to a Good Home

The Smith family has always been a little bit different. Their food is usually burnt. homework is a foreign country that they prefer not to visit. and their house is full of strange and unusual things..

Frommer's Australia

Frommer's Complete Guides - IN FULL COLOR * America's #1 bestselling travel series* More full-color guides than ever before* Foldout maps in annual guides* Outspoken opinions..

Circle Time for Young Children

This highly practical book will explain how to put the principles for early years education into practice through well-structured and purposeful circle time lesson plans..

Our Madiba

Meeting Mandela in 1990 changed Melanie Verwoerd's life dramatically. After his death people from all walks of life. kept approaching her with stories of how meeting him had impacted on their lives..

The Ultimate ESL Game Book

The Ultimate ESL Game Book is a diverse directory of games and activities created for the ESL classroom with fun and interactive learning in mind. With over 70 individual games and a wide collection of illustrations..

Mariel's Kitchen

How do you cook nutritious and delicious meals when life is busy and time is short. How can you make fresh. organic food a part of your and your family's way of life--simply and affordably..

Heal and Move on

Whether your partner left or it's you who decided to end the relationship. breaking-up is painful. difficult and sometimes overwhelming. Friends and family urge you to forget the past and reach for the future..