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A bestselling tale of high-school romance with an (almost) supernatural twist.
Sawako Kuronuma is the perfect heroine...for a horror movie. Nicknamed "Sadako" after the haunting movie character. everyone is afraid to come near her for fear of being cursed..
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No one writes good scary fun ("The Washington Post") better than "New York Times "bestselling master of psychological suspense Lisa Unger. With more than 1.7 million books sold in more than thirty countries..
Fear is just the beginning...Kristin Burns has lived her life by the philosophy. 'don't think. just shoot' - pictures that is. Struggling to make ends meet. she works full time as nanny to the fabulously wealthy Turnbull family..
"We can all be heroes" is the message entertainingly told in this picture-book biography series from #1 "New York Times" Bestselling author Brad Meltzer.
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Captures everyday episodes from all of life's phases through a unique perspective. that of myself. as a limo driver. The mysteries that are captured through scenes of love..
War. Lachlan MacDonald has conquered so many men on the battlefield--and so many women in the bedroom--that he is virtually undefeated. But one unlucky tryst with a seductive witch has cursed him forever..
From 'Avatar' to danced versions of "Romeo and Juliet". from Bollywood films to 'Star Wars Uncut': This book investigates film remakes as well as forms of remaking in other media..
Early in her career. Kelly Turner. Ph.D.. a researcher. lecturer. and counselor in integrative oncology. was shocked to discover that no one was studying episodes of radical remission..
Girl or goddess. Sophie has a decision to make. With the supernatural world in a state of unrest and her feelings for Connor intensifying. Sophie's life is out of control and she needs to get it back..
The A to Z of names is the new. expanded version of the popular reference book that reveals the true meaning of our names. The previous edition explored the origin and meaning of more than 9 000 South African men's and women's names..
Developed in co-operation with the NSCAA and written by 30 successful soccer coaches. this soccer coaching bible helps coaches build and maintain their own successful programme..
Add a pinch of this colour and a scoop of that colour to create a unique sand art project. Three plastic bottles with stoppers. six bags of vividly coloured sand..
This new edition of the highly regarded international bestseller illustrates the correct way to establish a sound. versatile training foundation in a young horse. Reiner Klimke's self-trained horses went on to achieve success at the highest levels in several disciplines..
With a unique die-cut slipcase cover. this postcard box collects 30 different strips by the comic artist and author of "Cat Getting Out of a Bag". Jeffrey Brown. The set includes 8 brand new. 4-color strips..
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"The American Promise: A Concise History" is a brief. inexpensive narrative with a clear political. chronological narrative that makes teaching and learning American history a snap..
This text offers a way of understanding the global nature of cities. where their very openness has served to shape their dynamism and character. It explores the mix of proximity and difference that exists in the rich and diverse texture of city life..
Come. Best Beloved. and sit you by my feet. I shall tell you a tale such as sister Scheherazade could have scarce imagined... In the Nejd there is nothing at all...except secrets. A band of thieves wish such secrets to remain hidden..
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..
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"2008-2009 Basic and Clinical Science Course (BCSC) Section 5: Neuro-Ophthalmology" provides a patient-centred approach to the diagnosis and treatment of major neuro-ophthalmic conditions..
Excerpt from Hysteria Neurasthenia I have attempted in this little book to give a concise account of Hysteria and Neurasthenia. The clinical aspect of these diseases has been kept in view throughout..
The end of the world is here...Unlocking the secret of the Seven Ancient Wonders was only the beginning. From the international best-selling author comes another blockbuster - simultaneously released with the print edition..
In May 1851. the doors opened on the Great Exhibition. a celebration of British industry and international trade that spawned numerous imitations across the globe..
Excerpt from Catalogue of Reference Books in Physics Suitable for Secondary Schools A list of reference books in Physics was published by the Association six years ago..
All learning leaders want their organizations to be perceived as great. but what makes a "great" training organization. How does a training organization achieve greatness. particularly from the perspective of the corporation..
Adam Perry Lang trained with the world's best chefs before giving up four-star kitchens for the thrill of cooking with just meat and fire. Now he's on a mission to turn everyone into an expert.In Serious Barbecue..
Originally published between 1927 and 1958. the 26 classic books about Freddy the Pig are now going on to delight a sixth generation of children. Freddy the Pig. the "Renaissance Pig" ("The New York Times Book Review") of Bean Farm..
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It would be difficult to imagine a place more pathetic than the trailer park of Aimlow. a small town cultural wasteland whose inhabitants are bent on nothing more than hunting. drinking and driving four-wheelers - oftentimes..
Paul Klee (1879-1940) began to experience the first symptoms of scleroderma--a systemic autoimmune disease--in 1933. although it was only diagnosed posthumously..
Take a bow and start playing tunes with this friendly guide.
Whether you're an aspiring classical musician or you just want to fiddle around. Violin For Dummies will have you making music in not time..
Anny Butler is a caretaker. a nurturer. first for her own brothers and sisters. and then as a director of an agency devoted to the welfare of children. What she has never had is a real family..
Ensure success when starting your small business with this must-have introductory guide Have you always wanted to know what it takes to run a successful small business. This easy-to-follow guide includes everything you need to know to get started..
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It explains. historically and with illustrations. many of them in colour. the origins and momentum of a movement of German art. and shows. through art..
We have reached a pivotal moment for fishing. with seventy-five per cent of the world's fish stocks either fully exploited or overfished. If nothing is done to stop the squandering of fish stocks the life of the oceans will face collapse and millions of people could starve..
Why did the US make a commitment to an independent South Vietnam. Could a major war have been averted. Fredrik Logevall provides a concise. comprehensive and accessible introduction to the origins of the Vietnam War from the end of the Indochina War in 1954 to the eruption of full-scale war in 1965..
This new collection features seven of your favorite Little Critter stories. Join Little Critteras he enters the school science fair. builds his own growing machine. trains for a big race. enjoys a snowy day..
Finally lays to rest the myth that the Hurricane won the Battle of Britain rather than the numerically inferior. yet more glamorous. Spitfire. Although there were many more Hawker Hurricanes than Supermarine Spitfires engaged in the epic conflict fought over southern England in summer 1940..
This important compendium deals with the primary world problems of global warming and the coming energy crisis. In alternating chapters. it lays out the nature of the two interrelated problems..
A stirring novel of first love in a time of war and the unbearable choices that could tear sisters apart. from the celebrated author of "The Kommandant's Girl.".
A transporting and brilliant comic novel by an award-winning Mexican playwright. journalist. and poet narrated by an unforgettable woman: Karen Nieto. an autistic savant whose idiosyncrasies prove her greatest gifts..
A young mother holds her newborn son and looks at him lovingly. Softly she sings to him "I'll love you forever. I'll love you always". This is a gentle affirmation of the love a parent feels for their child--forever..
Fast and furious cricket action featuring Australian T20 star Glenn Maxwell. State Showdown The T20 National Youth Shield is about to begin and Will can't believe that he is living his dream of playing on the hallowed MCG grounds..
Cartoons. like humour. touch on the puzzles of life. Where did we come from. What is the meaning of happiness. Why are some born dogs while others are born people..
This delicious new book reveals the fascinating science behind some of our favorite candies. If you've ever wondered how candy corn is made or whether Baby Ruth bars really float. as in the movie Caddy shack..
The fourth original novel in the electrifying "The Next Generation"/"Deep Space Nine" crossover event
One simple act. and the troubles of the United Federation of Planets have grown darker overnight..
An accessible A-Z guide to best contemporary art made since 2000.
This work offers a dazzling look behind the scenes of movie magic. From the ghosts of the 19th-century stage to the astonishing. galactic worlds of "Star Wars"..
Hardly a day goes by when nine year old Laurent Lepage doesn't cry wolf. From alien invasions. to walking trees..
Filled with insights that are hallmarks of Anna Quindlen s bestsellers. this extraordinary novel is about a woman coming of age..
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A visual guide to how the world really works. through stunning infographics and data visualisations. thoroughly revised. recalculated and reimagined for this new edition. We are overwhelmed by information - from our phones..
A reader from the best-selling Stablemates series. Belle features an American Quarter Horse and a Christmas theme. Emmy is nervous about moving from the country to the big city. The city is too loud and too busy..
Olivia is super excited to have her best friend come along on her family camping trip. However Francine is not a huge fan of the Great Outdoors. It's up to Olivia to help Francine get in touch with her inner nature lover..
There is great interest in using nanostructured carbon materials in catalysis. either as supports for immobilizing active species or as metal-free catalysts due to their unique structural..
Speaking is not only the basic mode of communication. but also the most complex motor skill humans can perform. Disorders of speech and language are the most common sequelae of brain disease or injury..
From The Case of the Stolen Diamonds to The Case of the Stolen Money. here are fifteen of Encyclopedia Brown's best mysteries. carefully selected from the entire series. Included is a never-before-published article written by Don Sobol about his reasons behind writing the Encyclopedia Brown series..
In Rhythm Is My Beat: Jazz Guitar Great Freddie Green and the Count Basie Sound. Alfred Green tells the story of his father. rhythm guitarist Freddie Green. whose guitar work served as the pulse of the Count Basie Band..
Teenage misfits Duncan and Madison are on the run. The only things they can count on are their super powers. and each other.
The Pimsleur(R) Method teaches speaking and understanding right from the start
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This collection of nonpartisan and thoroughly researched reports focuses on 16 hot-button policy issues written by award-winning CQ Researcher journalists..
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Marcy is looking forward to a boring summer: She has a dull job at the library. will log many hours studying for the SATs. and will grieve silently over her father's death..
At a time when the welfare state is variously demonized and idealized. this study provides a look at one of the leaders of its development. Drawing on primary materials from state and private archives..
Sit back and enjoy the ride while Graham Hutchins takes you on a journey of discovery around New Zealand. In the style of Michael Palin. Hutchins describes a dozen unique train journeys..
Strengthening your own foundation is one of the very best beginnings you can give your child. In "The Mindful Mom-to-Be." doula and pregnancy coach Lori Bregman guides you in your journey toward motherhood by empowering you to find what works best for you and your baby..
In a time when technology can reveal the darkest of secrets. there's only one place to hide a crime of passion - in the heart. . .
The first victim was found lying on a sidewalk in the rain..
This book is for cancer survivors: those in treatment and those who have completed treatment and are wondering what to do next. Both would benefit from a support group that is grounded in healing themes..
"One July day four hundred years ago. Samuel de Champlain stepped out of a small boat at Quebec and began a great adventure." So begins Christopher Moore's riveting account of the life of the extraordinary..
Breathtaking and beautiful. this 12-month calendar is designed with awe-inspiring. professionally photographed landscapes of the picturesque island of Nantucket. Marked with all major holidays and moon phases..
Test your knowledge of the Marvel Cinematic Universe with 300 questions covering 6 categories from the first 10 films featuring: Iron Man. The Incredible Hulk. Marvel Avengers. Thor. and Captain America..
Edited by Sydney's most respected food writer. Joanna Savill. with principal reviewer Terry Durack. The SMH Good Food Guide 2015 showcases the best places to eat in Sydney. and throughout regional NSW..
A complete photoguide to all the birds of Britain from the best nature publisher in the UK Collins Complete Guide to British Birds makes bird identification easier than ever before..
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..
Ethnographers rely on three related activities to conduct research in the field: observation. conversation. and participation. Observing others in their environments and using this data to inform and share conclusions is an essential part of any fieldworker's toolkit..
Coretta Scott King Award winner * ALA Notable Book * School Library Journal Best Book of the Year * Kirkus Reviews Best Book of the Year * ALA Booklist Editors Choice * Shelf Awareness Best Book of the Year * Washington Post Best Books of the Year * The Bulletin of the Center for Children s Books Blue Ribbon Book * Three starred reviews * CCBC Choice * New York Public Library 100 Titles for Reading and Sharing * Amazon Best Book of the Year
The Coretta Scott King Award winning Gone Crazy in Alabama by Newbery Honor and New York Times bestselling author Rita Williams-Garcia tells the story of the Gaither sisters as they travel from the streets of Brooklyn to the rural South for the summer of a lifetime..
Today's teens are dealing with adult issues and problems that previous generations did not encounter. With little power to control or to affect outcomes. many teens feel overwhelmed..
Here is the first officially licensed "Harry Potter Collectible Quidditch Set" that includes: 1 Quaffle. 2 Bludgers. 1 non-removable Snitch. and 1 16x24" collectible poster all showcased in a decorative Quidditch trunk..
This volume of texts and images has evolved from papers given at the inaugural Making Sense colloquium. which was held at the University of Cambridge in September 2009..
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Jacques ne peut pas trouver sa hache et le geant lui court apres. quelqu'un doit l'avoir volee. Sherlock Holmes. Greg du Journal d'un degonfle. Boucle d'or. la mechante sorciere de l'est et de nombreux autres celebres personnages rejoignent Jacques pour l'aider..
Childhood and Society deals with the relationships between childhood training and cultural accomplishment. analyzing the infantile and the mature. the modern and the archaic elements in human motivation..
The first edition of this bestseller was featured in The New York Times and The Boston Globe for its groundbreaking research on the positive effects of art education on student learning across the curriculum..
Kit includes a miniature figurine of K-9. the Doctor s trusty robotic canine. complete with audio of his catchphrase. Affirmative. Master and light-up eyes. Also included is a 48-page book on Doctor Who and K-9..
Little Else is a trick rider and a horse whisperer. and sometime bushranger. When she joins Ma Calico's Bush Circus. she becomes La Petite Elsie and does leaps and lofty tumbles with Joe..
Creativity. like information. is free to everyone who steps into a library. The Artist's Library offers the idea that an artist is any person who uses creative tools to make new things..
Louise Hart has endured a great deal of pain from her callous husband Paul. but one cold December night in 1959 she can take no more. She and her son Davey escape their Coventry high - rise flat and flee to Tanglewood..
Trafficking in human beings has become a major international concern in the last two decades. Trafficking has been subjected to intense political debate and ambitious legal regulation on international..
Make ordinary photos extraordinary with "Photoshop Elements 12 All-in-One For Dummies"
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Biodiversity policies promote the protection. conservation. and sustainable use of biologically diverse ecosystems and habitats. In doing so. they create significant public benefits and contribute to social well-being..
What do you need to know about financial innovation. financial liberalisation and deregulation. Do you know what purpose monetary policy serves in the economy. What is the role of interest rates..
Including all games from the World Chess Championship Match. plus previous games between Anand and Carlsen and a ground breaking history of the World Chess Champions. including representative games by each of the 19 prior holders of the world title..
It's been said that good writers borrow while great writers steal. Writing thieves read widely. dive deeply into texts. and steal bits and pieces from great texts as models for their own writing..
This Read. Play. and Learn. storybook module contains 10 days of activities linked to the popular storybook A Rainbow of Friends. The module contains the following sections:* The Story: A brief summary of the storybook..
In this comprehensive guide. the internationally renowned Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute tells you everything you need to know about high blood pressure - including what causes it. complications..