From the ever-curious and acclaimed mind that brought you the bestselling Do You Think You're Clever? —fifty thousand copies sold worldwide— comes a brand-new trip to the far reaches of the intellectual universe, courtesy of even more notoriously provocative interview questions deployed by the universities of Oxford and Cambridge.
J. P. Beaumont’s latest investigation strikes too close to home in this riveting mystery from New York Times bestselling author J. A. Jance.
Be careful what you wish for . . .
Before he retired, J. P. Beaumont had looked forward to having his days all to himself. But too much free time doesn’t suit a man used to brushing close to danger. When his longtime nemesis, retired Seattle crime reporter Maxwell Cole, dies in what’s officially deemed to be an accidental fire, Beau is astonished to be dragged into the investigation at the request of none other than the deceased victim himself. In the process Beau learns that just because a long-ago case was solved doesn’t mean it’s over.
Welcome to Derry, Maine. It’s a small city, a place as hauntingly familiar as your own hometown. Only in Derry the haunting is real.
They were seven teenagers when they first stumbled upon the horror. Now they are grown-up men and women who have gone out into the big world to gain success and happiness. But the promise they made twenty-eight years ago calls them reunite in the same place where, as teenagers, they battled an evil creature that preyed on the city’s children. Now, children are being murdered again and their repressed memories of that terrifying summer return as they prepare to once again battle the monster lurking in Derry’s sewers.
A shocking murder at the Palace of Westminster draws Edinburgh's toughest cop into a complex new case…
Skinner is plunged into a web of politics and enemies in STATE SECRETS, the twenty-eighth mystery in Quintin Jardine's bestselling crime series.
Not to be missed by readers of Ian Rankin and Peter May. Praise for Quintin Jardine's gritty novels: 'Well constructed, fast-paced… many an ingenious twist and turn' Observer Former Chief Constable Bob Skinner is long out of the police force but trouble has a habit of following him around…
The most acclaimed, comprehensive guide on Pilates is now updated, expanded, and better than ever!
In this second edition, world-renowned Pilates expert Rael Isacowitz shows you the same repertoire that he has used to train multiple Olympians as well as an elite group of professional instructors who work with celebrities and athletes around the world.
The most popular, most-read comic strip in North America is now the most fun way to learn Spanish!
Learning a language should be fun! So sit back, laugh, and learn Spanish by following the antics of the Patterson family in Lynn Johnston's hugely popular comic strip "For Better or For Worse."
Democràcia a sang freda, escrita com un dietari de campanya amb un ritme trepidant, no deixa indiferent ningú. És el llibre més polèmic de l'any i el més esperat de la temporada. El seu autor, David Madí, explica com Convergencia i Unió i Artur Mas van guanyar les eleccions del 2003 contra tot pronòstic, com es va orquestrar la campanya electoral més polèmica de la història recent i quina és la seva visió de la Catalunya actual.
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It's time to make teaching and learning English both fun and engaging again. Be a successful and effective teacher with ESL Classroom Games that is jam-packed with 180 challenging English language games and activities.
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102 ESL Games and Activities for New and Prospective Teachers gives novice ESL teachers the essential resources they need to teach effectively from day one. A variety of communicative activities that focus on a range of structures and language points mean that budding ESL teachers can hit the ground running and give fun, inspiring lessons. Each game or activity is clearly explained and complete with examples where necessary.
¿Podemos construir una vida en sociedad que no niegue las identidades de las minorías? En este libro, el sociólogo francés François Dubet –que es uno de los pioneros en el análisis de estos problemas– toma testimonios de primera mano, describe brillantemente los complejos mecanismos de la representación política, pública y mediática de los discriminados, y propone una igualdad social que no resigne las diferencias.
“The Tao of Happiness” is a guide on how to be happy without trying to change things and interfere. Instead, I write about letting go, slowing down, finding contentment and enjoying the present moment by truly experiencing it.
The book is a simple reading about what it takes to be happy, how to find joy in everything we do, to fix our relationship with ourselves, be grateful and go with the flow.