City of Thieves: A Novel
City of Thieves: A
From the critically acclaimed author of The 25th Hour and When the Nines Roll Over and co-creator of the HBO series Game of Thrones, a captivating novel about war, courage, survival — and a remarkable friendship that ripples across a lifetime. During the Nazis’ brutal siege of Leningrad, Lev Beniov is arrested for looting and thrown into the same cell as a handsome deserter named Kolya. Instead of being executed, Lev and Kolya are given a shot at saving their own lives by complying with an outrageous directive: secure a dozen eggs for a powerful Soviet colonel to use in his daughter’s wedding cake. In a city cut off from all supplies and suffering unbelievable deprivation, Lev and Kolya embark on a hunt through the dire lawlessness of Leningrad and behind enemy lines to find the impossible. By turns insightful and funny, thrilling and terrifying, the New York Times bestseller City of Thieves is a gripping, cinematic World War II adventure and an intimate coming-of-age story with an utterly contemporary feel for how boys become men.
- ASIN: B0018QSNYK
What a Wonderful World
What a Wonderful
"The classic song made famous by Louis Armstrong translates beautifully into a bright, imaginative board book about the wonderful and diverse world we live in. A special story/song to share with baby." - Seira Wilson, Amazon EditorFirst recorded in 1967 by Louis Armstrong, and with sales of over one million copies, "What a Wonderful World" has become a poignant message of hope for people everywhere. Sweet and positive in its message, with bright, beautiful art, this book is sure to be a hit. Perfect for sharing!
- Brand: Thiele, Bob/ Weiss, George David/ Hopgood, Tim (ILT)
- ASIN: 1627792562
The Winter Soldier
A Washington Post Best Book of 2018A San Francisco Chronicle Best Book of 2018An NPR Great Read of 2018National Bestseller"The Winter Soldier brims with improbable narrative pleasures...These pages crackle with excitement... A spectacular success." --Anthony Marra, New York Times Book Review"A dream of a novel... Part mystery, part war story, part romance." --Anthony Doerr, author of All the Light We Cannot SeeVienna, 1914. Lucius is a twenty-two-year-old medical student when World War I explodes across Europe. Enraptured by romantic tales of battlefield surgery, he enlists, expecting a position at a well-organized field hospital. But when he arrives, at a commandeered church tucked away high in a remote valley of the Carpathian Mountains, he finds a freezing outpost ravaged by typhus. The other doctors have fled, and only a single, mysterious nurse named Sister Margarete remains.But Lucius has never lifted a surgeon's scalpel. And as the war rages across the winter landscape, he finds himself falling in love with the woman from whom he must learn a brutal, makeshift medicine. Then one day, an unconscious soldier is brought in from the snow, his uniform stuffed with strange drawings. He seems beyond rescue, until Lucius makes a fateful decision that will change the lives of doct...
- ASIN: B078W5XGZD
CULTIVATE - VOL. I : The Head to Heart Journey
CULTIVATE - VOL. I : The Head to
Cultivate is a book designed to help you tend the rich soil of your heart. Just like a garden requires the planting of seeds and then weeding, watering and waiting, our hearts require the same commitment to reap a harvest of fruit. Cultivate is an invitation to discover the beautiful process of growth that happens when we partner with God and tend to the gardens of our own hearts. This book is full of honest prompts, writings and poetry from the Cageless Birds community. Each volume of Cultivate is meant to serve as a tool to help you build your relationship with the Father, Son and Holy Spirit. Your heart is worth the work. Volume One is an introduction to journaling with the Lord. It features a wide range of prompts and writings to inspire you in your time with the Father and guide you deeper into His love for you. In this book, you will find writings on topics ranging from enjoying God, savoring, freedom and identity.
- ASIN: 0999657305
Star Force: Origin Series Box Set (1-4) (Star Force Universe Book 1)
Star Force: Origin Series Box Set (1-4) (Star
***The Star Force Universe has over 75 million KU pages read to date.***Start as a RECRUIT...become a SUPER-SOLDIER...end up a GALACTIC WARLORD.Don your armor, load up on ammo, and get ready for your combat training. You don't become a badass by signing on the dotted line, you gotta earn it the hard way...same goes for your team. You have to learn to fight, how to work together, and how to lose...for the ancient origins of Humanity on Earth are dark, devastating, and destined to return. Earth is going to lose, and lose badly when our time is up, but out of the ashes of defeat we may be able to scrounge up a future if you and the other future warlords can learn how to overcome the losses and turn them to our advantage.And the one advantage we have is the repository of ancient knowledge left behind when our former masters abandoned Earth during a civil war. They assume everyone died, but a few Human slaves remained and now we live only because of that mistake. But they didn't just make one. Their second was leaving the most heavily defended and valuable building on the planet intact, because destroying it along with the others when they bugged out would be too time consuming. Instead they buried it and now we have limited access to the advanced technology and database inside. From ...
- ASIN: B01APTZM12
David Winter Cottages: Heart of England Series-Collector's Pocket Book
CULTIVATE - VOL. II : The Clarity Winter Brings
CULTIVATE - VOL. II : The Clarity Winter
Cultivate is a book designed to help you tend the rich soil of your heart. Just like a garden requires the planting of seeds and then weeding, watering and waiting, our hearts require the same commitment to reap a harvest of fruit. Cultivate is an invitation to discover the beautiful process of growth that happens when we partner with God and tend to the gardens of our own hearts. This book is full of honest prompts, writings and poetry from the Cageless Birds community. Each volume of Cultivate is meant to serve as a tool to help you build your relationship with the Father, Son and Holy Spirit. Your heart is worth the work. Volume Two, The Clarity Winter Brings, is designed to help us find the beauty in winter seasons of life. We created this issue to champion the significance of our roots growing deep into His heart , and our branches resting from producing fruit. This book includes writings on topics such as hope, perspective and stillness and is designed to help you carve out moments to hear His voice in the middle of your process.
- ASIN: 0999657313
Consider the Lobster and Other Essays
Consider the Lobster and Other
Do lobsters feel pain? Did Franz Kafka have a funny bone? What is John Updike's deal, anyway? And what happens when adult video starlets meet their fans in person? David Foster Wallace answers these questions and more in essays that are also enthralling narrative adventures. Whether covering the three-ring circus of John McCain's 2000 presidential race, plunging into the wars between dictionary writers, or confronting the World's Largest Lobster Cooker at the annual Maine Lobster Festival, Wallace projects a quality of thought that is uniquely his and a voice as powerful and distinct as any in American letters.
- Brand: Back Bay Books
- ASIN: 0316013323
An emotional story of love, betrayal, friendship, and family from #1 New York Times bestselling author Maeve Binchy.David Power and Clare O'Brien both grew up dreaming of escape from the battered seaside town of Castlebay, Ireland, but they might as well have had the ocean between them. David is the cherished son of a prosperous doctor, while Clare lives with her large family behind their faltering store, longing for a moment of quiet to study. When they both go to university in Dublin—he as a matter of course, she on a hard-won scholarship—their worlds collide. They find freedom in each other—until the families, lovers, and secrets they left in Castlebay come back to haunt them...“Laughter and tears, it’s what Binchy does best.”—San Francisco Chronicle Book Review“The Castlebay Maeve Binchy creates is a marvelous place.”—The New York Times Book Review
- ASIN: B001LGARVO
Refresh: Embracing a Grace-Paced Life in a World of Endless Demands
Lord of Winter (Lords of de Royans Book 2)
Lord of Winter (Lords of de Royans Book
1187 A.D. - They call him the Lord of Winter.As Richard the Lionheart's most powerful general, Sir Juston de Royans is as moody as he is skilled. Reminiscent of the ancient warrior Achilles, Juston fights when it is necessary, instead choosing to command the powerful men beneath him. Never wrong in action or command, he has never lost a battle and when he finds himself in the midst of a terrible siege at Bowes Castle, he predictably emerges the victor with the lady of the keep as his prize.And that's when the trouble begins.When the never-wrong egotist meets the flame that will melt his frozen heart, a romance of epic proportions happens.
- ASIN: B01M6X5MPH
God's Love: How the Infinite God Cares for His Children (Classic Theology)
God's Love: How the Infinite God Cares for
An in-depth look at a God who not only loves, but is love. Love has come to mean many things. It’s used to describe emotions. It’s the glue for relationships. It frames countless stories. And the greatest of these stories opens before time began and echoes throughout eternity. It’s the story of God’s unrelenting, overwhelming love for His people. Yet the truth of love is even more majestic, more staggering, and more extraordinary than we can understand: God doesn’t just love us. He is love. Renowned theologian and teacher Dr. R.C. Sproul takes a remarkable look at this most profound truth. God’s Love delves deep into Scripture to explore this dynamic attribute of God, which finds its ultimate expression in His Son. Dr. Sproul also examines seeming paradoxes of God, such as a loving God and divine hate, and how love coexists with His sovereignty. Practical, insightful, and revolutionary, God’s Love compels and calls us to reflect His nature of unconditional love.
- ASIN: B008VBPXDO
Bulletproof: The Cookbook: Lose Up to a Pound a Day, Increase Your Energy, and End Food Cravings for Good
Bulletproof: The Cookbook: Lose Up to a Pound
In The Bulletproof Diet, Dave Asprey turned conventional diet wisdom on its head, outlining the plan responsible for his 100-pound weight loss, which he came to by "biohacking" his body and optimizing every aspect of his health. The unconventional plan urges you to skip breakfast, stop counting calories, eat high levels of healthy saturated fat, work out less, sleep better, and add smart supplements. In doing so, Dave says you'll gain energy, build lean muscle, and watch the pounds melt off—just as he and so many others have.Bulletproof: The Cookbook picks up where the diet plan leaves off, arming you with 125 recipes to stay Bulletproof for life and never get bored. Famous for his butter-laden Bulletproof Coffee, Dave packs the book with the delicious, filling meals he uses to maintain his weight loss and sustain his boundless energy. Once you get your hands on these mouthwatering recipes, you’ll be hungry for more—and this book is just what you’ll reach for. The Bulletproof lifestyle is your blueprint to a supercharged life.
- Brand: Rodale Press
- ASIN: 1623366038
Interstellar Mage (Starship's Mage: Red Falcon Book 1)
Interstellar Mage (Starship's Mage: Red Falcon Book
Glynn Stewart is the author of Starship's Mage, a bestselling science fiction and fantasy series where faster-than-light travel is possible-but only because of magic. His other works include science fiction series Duchy of Terra, Castle Federation and Vigilante, as well as the urban fantasy series ONSET and Changeling Blood. Writing managed to liberate Glynn from a bleak future as an accountant. With his personality and hope for a high-tech future intact, he lives in Kitchener, Ontario with his wife, their cats, and an unstoppable writing habit.
- ASIN: B076GMMTQQ
The Layered Garden: Design Lessons for Year-Round Beauty from Brandywine Cottage
The Layered Garden: Design Lessons for Year-Round Beauty
“Gardenmaking, in its finest form, is a celebration of life and of love. David and his book epitomize this.” —Lauren Springer Ogden Brandywine Cottage is David Culp's beloved two-acre Pennsylvania garden where he mastered the design technique of layering—interplanting many different species in the same area so that as one plant passes its peak, another takes over. The result is a nonstop parade of color that begins with a tapestry of heirloom daffodils and hellebores in spring and ends with a jewel-like blend of Asian wildflowers at the onset of winter.The Layered Garden shows you how to recreate Culp's majestic display. It starts with a basic lesson in layering—how to choose the correct plants by understanding how they grow and change throughout the seasons, how to design a layered garden, and how to maintain it. To illustrate how layering works, Culp takes you on a personal tour through each part of his celebrated garden: the woodland garden, the perennial border, the kitchen garden, the shrubbery, and the walled garden. The book culminates with a chapter dedicated to signature plants for all four seasons.
- ASIN: B00AJQG7P2
All Out: The No-Longer-Secret Stories of Queer Teens throughout the Ages
All Out: The No-Longer-Secret Stories of Queer Teens
Take a journey through time and genres to discover stories where queer teens live, love and shape the world around them. Seventeen young adult authors across the queer spectrum have come together to create a collection of beautifully written diverse historical fiction for teens. From a retelling of Little Red Riding Hood set in war-torn 1870s Mexico featuring a transgender soldier, to two girls falling in love while mourning the death of Kurt Cobain, forbidden love in a sixteenth-century Spanish convent or an asexual girl discovering her identity amid the 1970s roller-disco scene, All Out tells a diverse range of stories across cultures, time periods and identities, shedding light on an area of history often ignored or forgotten.“Readers searching for positive, nuanced, and authentic queer representation—or just a darn good selection of stories—need look no further than this superb collection.”—Kirkus Reviews, starred reviewFeaturing original stories from:Malinda LoMackenzi LeeRobin TalleyKody KeplingerElliot WakeAnna-Marie McLemoreShaun David HutchinsonDahlia AdlerTess SharpeKate ScelsaNatalie C. ParkerSara FarizanNilah MagruderTessa GrattonTehlor Kay MejiaAlex SanchezScott Tracey
- ASIN: 133547045X
Death's Head: A Soldier With Richard the Lionheart
Death's Head: A Soldier With Richard the
In the year 1191, a monk named Roger dreams of becoming a knight and helping to free Jerusalem from Saladin and the Saracens – and of maybe, just maybe, finding the father who abandoned him as a baby. When he is unjustly accused of murder, Roger flees for his life and joins the crusade of Richard the Lionheart.In the Holy Land, Roger is introduced to the grim realities of war. He thrives, though, and rises through the ranks to become commander of a company known as the Death’s heads. He loses one love and finds another, and he suffers a crisis of faith as he watches the huge crusading army being destroyed by disease and famine while the dream of freeing Jerusalem seems as far away as ever. And his other dream, the one about finding his father, seems as far away as ever, too -- or is it?"Death’s Head" illuminates a little-known but significant moment in history, one whose outcome resonates through the years to the present day. It is a story of war and love and the faith that enables ordinary men to perform extraordinary deeds.
- ASIN: B01EZ17G3I
WINTER IN THE HEART (The Hemlock County Novels Book 2)
WINTER IN THE HEART (The Hemlock County Novels
"Dark and gritty as a gravel road." - Pittsburgh Tribune-Review“A searing novel of corporate corruption and justice denied.” – Jay Parini“A wonderfully affirmative novel written with grace, style, and verve.” – Florida Times-Union“A novel of astonishing depth and power.” – Jack Anderson“A courtroom thriller with vividly imagined and deftly rendered characters.” – Publishers WeeklyReclusive hermit and ex-hunter W. T. Halvorsen is a scapegoat for the crimes of the rich and the mighty in remote Hemlock County, Pennsylvania. Dragged into a courtroom in shackles, he must convince a judge and jury that everything they believe about their government and their town's chief employer is a lie. His only friends outside the courtroom are a jilted young beautician and a suicidal teenager. But saving his life could cost their own.An epic tale of crime, corruption and environmental destruction, and of one honest man's fight for the truth.David Poyer’s least-known body of work may be his Hemlock County series, set in a Faulknerian imaginary county in Western Pennsylvania. The first was THE DEAD OF WINTER (Tor Books); the second, WINTER IN THE HEART (Forge). AS THE WOLF LOVES WINTER was an alternate selection of The Literary Guild and the Doubleday Book Club. THUNDER...
- ASIN: B006SJRN0W
What Girls Are Good For: A Novel of Nellie Bly
What Girls Are Good For: A Novel of
"Dramatic, engrossing, and spirited, What Girls Are Good For takes the reader straight to the heart of an unsung American hero--a feminist icon whose voice rings loud and true. This is a must-read for anyone who loves an underdog and celebrates justice; the perfect accompaniment for our present times." - Olivia Hawker, international bestselling author of The Ragged Edge of NightNellie Bly has the story of a lifetime. But will she survive to tell it?Enraged by an article entitled ‘What Girls Are Good For’, Elizabeth Cochrane pens an angry letter to the Pittsburgh Dispatch, never imagining a Victorian newspaper would hire a woman reporter. Taking the name Nellie Bly, she struggles against the male-dominated industry, reporting stories no one else will – the stories of downtrodden women.Chased out of Mexico for revealing government corruption, her romantic advances rejected by a married colleague, Bly earns the chance to break into the New York’s Newspaper Row if she can nab a major scoop – life inside a madhouse. Feigning madness, she dupes the court into committing her to the Insane Asylum on Blackwell’s Island. But matters are far worse than she ever dreamed. Stripped, drugged, beaten, she must endure a week of terror, reliving the darkest days of her childhood,...
- ASIN: B07K5QK6NR
The Russian Five: A Story of Espionage, Defection, Bribery and Courage
The Russian Five: A Story of Espionage, Defection,
When the Detroit Red Wings were rebooting their franchise after more than two decades of relative futility, they knew the best place to find world-class players who could help turn things around more quickly were conscripted servants behind the Iron Curtain. All they had to do then was make history by drafting them, then figure out how to get them out. That’s when the Wings turned to Keith Gave, the newsman whose clandestine mission to Helsinki, Finland, was the first phase of a of a years-long series of secret meetings from posh hotel rooms to remote forests around Europe to orchestrate their unlawful departures from the Soviet Union. One defection created an international incident and made global headlines. Another player faked cancer, thanks to the Wings’ extravagant bribes to Russian doctors, including a big American car. Another player who wasn’t quite ready to leave yet felt like he was being kidnapped by an unscrupulous agent. Two others were outcast when they stood up publicly against the Soviet regime, winning their freedom to play in the NHL only after years of struggle. They are the Russian Five: Sergei Fedorov, Viacheslav Fetisov, Vladimir Konstantinov, Vyacheslav Kozlov and Igor Larionov. Their individual stories read like pulse-pounding spy novels. The story t...
- ASIN: 1947165178
Silversword (de Lohr Dynasty Book 5)
Silversword (de Lohr Dynasty Book
Christopher de Lohr's grandson is a tour de force in this politically-charged romantic epic!1266 A.D. – Chadwick “Chad” de Lohr, son of Daniel de Lohr (SHADOWMOOR) is a hero at the Battle of Evesham. Saving the hostage Henry III from Simon de Montfort, he is riding high on a wave of royal praise at the conclusion of the battle. But that favor with the king is short-lived. Henry, once again in power after the death of de Montfort, is determined to rid his country of the de Montfort-supporting rebels once and for all. This includes a campaign of harassment against the nobles who supported de Montfort through the years, namely, the House of de Shera (THE LORDS OF THUNDER TRILOGY). The House of the de Lohr and the House of de Shera are linked by blood, and when Henry orders that a de Shera heiress be removed from Newington Priory and placed in Henry’s custody as a hostage to ensure the House of de Shera’s behavior, Chad races to Newington to remove his distant cousin from the abbey before Henry can take her hostage. Chad’s noble act to save Alessandria de Shera is the first step in a chain of events that sees the House of de Lohr increasingly turned against the king. He is determined to take Alessandria back to Isenhall Castle where she can be protected by her warlord cou...
- ASIN: B01D566EXM
New Homes Clermont Winter Garden David Weekley Highlandale at Serenoa 4 Bedroom
Need LOTS of space in a one story? Here you go!!! Experience living at its finest in the welcoming and glamorous Highlandale decorator’s dream home. Your open concept floor plan offers an innovative, sunlit space that invites your ideal interior design style. Extend that style to the versatile ...
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David Garrett Winter The Four Seasons
David Garrett. Winter the Four Seasons.
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Holy Diver - Heaven or Hell (Live Drum Cam) | David Winter
One of my favourite Dio tracks to play live! 5th of 9 drum cam videos from Heaven or Hell's set at the Lost Legends of Rock Tribute Festival. "Holy Diver" - Dio! Enjoy! ----------------------------------- FIND ME: --------------- Find me on Facebook: 👍 | FB.com/DavidWinterDrums Subscribe on...
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New Homes Clermont Winter Garden David Weekley Arabica Model Home 3 Bedroom One Story
Great new one story model in the Serenoa development in Clermont! Call me at 407-848-8042! (cell)
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David Winter - Ariana Grande - 'Side to Side' (Drum Cover)
Here it is! The first video from my PROTOTYPE Series! This whole recording process has a been one huge learning curve, and I'm already looking forward to recording my next series in early 2017! Enjoy! ----------------------------------- FIND ME: --------------- Find me on Facebook: 👍 FB.com/Dav...
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