How to Read a Book: The Classic Guide to Intelligent Reading

Author Mortimer J. Adler ISBN-10 0671212095 ISBN-13 9780671212094 Year 0000-00-00 Pages 424 Language English Publisher SIMON & SC Download Link Click Here With half a million copies in print How to Read a Book is the best and most successful guide to reading comprehension for the general reader completely rewritten and updated with new material Originally published in 1940 this book is a rare phenomenon a living classic that introduces and elucidates the various levels of reading and how to achieve them from elementary reading through systematic skimming and inspectional reading to speed reading Readers will learn when and how to judge a book by its cover and also how to X ray it read critically and extract the author s message from the text Also included is instruction in the different techniques that work best for reading particular genres such as practical books imaginative literature plays poetry history science and mathematics philosophy and social science works Finally the authors offer a recommended reading list and supply reading tests you can use measure your own progress in reading skills comprehension and speed

Caged Jaye (Arctic Absolution) (Volume 2)

Author Lynn Kelling ISBN-10 1622342852 ISBN-13 9781622342853 Year 2016-04-11 Pages 188 Language English Publisher Fantastic Fiction Publishing Download Link Click Here Its Jaye Larsons nineteenth birthday and all he wants is to spend time with his boyfriend Kris and his mother the people he loves most who make life worth living But faced with his mothers demons the imperfections of his relationship with Kris and dangerous homophobic strangers one by one all of Jayes dreams are soon derailed Plunging into a waking nightmare shortly after going to bed alone Jaye wakes in an alley pinned down by two men with slow bloody rape and murder in mind Its just the start of Jayes fight for his life and his sanity as time and time again hes forced to make impossible choices to survive no matter what it costs M M

Paint by Sticker: Travel: Re-create 12 Vintage Posters One Sticker at a Time!

Author Workman Publishing ISBN-10 0761193634 ISBN-13 9780761193630 Year 2017-03-21 Pages 56 Language English Publisher Workman Publishing Company Download Link Click Here Paint by Sticker Travel celebrates a time when elegant posters in an Art Deco style beckoned visitors to faraway romantic placesfrom Venice with its canals and gondolas to Cairo gateway to the pyramidsall through the absorbing activity of painting by sticker Paint by Sticker is a compelling new activity for crafters and artists doodlers and coloring book enthusiasts of all ages As in paint by number each template is divided into dozens of spaces each with a number that corresponds to a particular sticker Find the sticker peel it place it And then the next and the next and the next until your poster comes to life Paint by Sticker Travel includes everything you need to create twelve vibrant nostalgic travel postersthe stickers the templates the intuitive directions The works include Moscow home of St Basils Cathedral and its candy colored onion domes India and the Taj Mahal crown jewel in a world of fascinating destinations Bermuda Monaco Japan and its cherry blossoms and pagodas Bon voyage

Trucks, Planes and Cars Coloring Book: Cars coloring book for kids – activity pages for preschooler (Cars coloring book for kids ages 2-4 4-8) (Volume 1)

Author Ann Rainbow Coloring books ISBN-10 1542959276 ISBN-13 9781542959278 Year 2017-02-07 Pages 40 Language English Publisher CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform Download Link Click Here Save 1 05 19 List Price 5 99 Do your kids love Cars Trucks and Planes Then this coloring book is for you Coloring Book is for boys and girls aged from 2 to 8 years old Coloring book for preschoolersandtoddlers The Coloring book is packed with the best trucks cars and planes for you to spend a colorful time with your kids or let them enjoy it by themselves Special bonus includes coloring pages of Fire trucks Monster trucks and Garbage trucks that both boys and girls will love to get creative and color Kids can use pencils crayons or felt tip if felt tip I would not recommend to color both sides and they can then pin up the best coloring pages in their rooms Each drawing is high quality that will appeal to make the little ones grab their favourite pens and start coloring The coloring books also makes a perfect gift for kids that love Trucks Cars and Planes No more trying to figure out what the kids will do next it…

The Girls Who Went Away: The Hidden History of Women Who Surrendered Children for Adoption in the Decades Before Roe v. Wade

Author Ann Fessler ISBN-10 0143038974 ISBN-13 9780143038979 Year 2007-06-26 Pages 362 Language English Publisher Penguin Books Download Link Click Here In this deeply moving and myth shattering work Ann Fessler brings out into the open for the first time the astonishing untold history of the million and a half women who surrendered children for adoption due to enormous family and social pressure in the decades before Roe v Wade An adoptee who was herself surrendered during those years and recently made contact with her mother Ann Fessler brilliantly brings to life the voices of more than a hundred women as well as the spirit of those times allowing the women to tell their stories in gripping and intimate detail

How To Kill A Marriage: ‘Till Death Do Us Part

Author Laurie Best ISBN-10 1545330719 ISBN-13 9781545330715 Year 2017-04-13 Pages 148 Language English Publisher CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform Download Link Click Here Every marriage is different and every couple is sure to undergo their own set of hardships and joyful moments Conflict however is a widespread antagonist that will seep into every marriage and relationship like unwanted sea water seeps into a boat How to Kill a Marriage is a unique true story that uncovers the raw authentic struggles of marriage and relationships You will feel like a fly on the wall as the author vividly depicts real conflict and imperfect resolution This book will engage your emotions and make you reconsider your ideas about unconditional love relationships and break ups There is a thin line between love and hate and a parallel twisted comparison between a marriage ending and a murder This story uses comparative literature to help paint the picture of how we all have the ability within us to gruesomely murder the purest forms of love

The Girlfriends’ Guide to Pregnancy

Author Vicki Iovine ISBN-10 141652472X ISBN-13 9781416524724 Year 0000-00-00 Pages 264 Language English Publisher Pocket Books Download Link Click Here The practical comforting honest and hilarious bestseller for moms to be with more than one and a half million copies in print Your doctor gives you medical advice Your mother buys you baby clothes But who can give you the real skinny when youre pregnant Your girlfriends of courseat least the ones whove been through the exhilaration and exhaustion the agony and ecstasy of pregnancy Four time delivery room veteran Vicki Iovine talks to you the way only a best friend canin the book that will go the whole nine months for every mother to be In this revised and updated edition get the lowdown on all those little things that are too strange or embarrassing to ask practical tips and hilarious takes on everything pregnant What really happens to your bodyfrom morning sickness and gas to eating everything in sightand what its like to go from being a babe to having one The Many Moods of Pregnancywhy youre so irritable distracted tired lightheaded or at least more than usual Staying StylishYou may be pregnant but you can still be…

The Untethered Soul: The Journey Beyond Yourself

Author Michael A. Singer ISBN-10 1572245379 ISBN-13 9781572245372 Year 2007-10-03 Pages 200 Language English Publisher New Harbinger Publications/ Noetic Books Download Link Click Here What would it be like to free yourself from limitations and soar beyond your boundaries What can you do each day to discover inner peace and serenity The Untethered Soulnow a 1 New York Times bestselleroffers simple yet profound answers to these questions Whether this is your first exploration of inner space or youve devoted your life to the inward journey this book will transform your relationship with yourself and the world around you Youll discover what you can do to put an end to the habitual thoughts and emotions that limit your consciousness By tapping into traditions of meditation and mindfulness author and spiritual teacher Michael A Singer shows how the development of consciousness can enable us all to dwell in the present moment and let go of painful thoughts and memories that keep us from achieving happiness and self realization Copublished with the Institute of Noetic Sciences IONS The Untethered Soul begins by walking you through your relationship with your thoughts and emotions helping you uncover the source and fluctuations of your inner energy…

Word-Centered Church: How Scripture Brings Life and Growth to God’s People

Author Jonathan Leeman ISBN-10 0802415598 ISBN-13 9780802415592 Year 2017-05-02 Pages 192 Language English Publisher Moody Publishers Download Link Click Here Its a question hundreds of pastors ask every day What is the best way to grow A lot of books give a lot of answers but the best one comes from Scripture Word Centered Church brings that answer into sharp focus Written by Jonathan Leeman editorial director for the reputable ministry 9Marks Word Centered Church offers a thorough treatment of one of Gods greatest concerns growing His people and growing His church As simple as the concept may seem its one that many churches miss and to their own detriment Because when churches center everything they do on Gods Wordwhen the pulpit ministry gives direction to every aspect of the churchs lifegrowth happens Gods way Gods Word is what creates the church and its what sustains it too Theological and practical Word Centered Church focuses on how the church hears responds to discusses implements and is transformed by Scripture Its not about high octane production superstar personalities or postmodern entreaties but stuff that is really old really good and really powerful Word Centered Church is the ministry model book that…

The Political Pope: How Pope Francis Is Delighting the Liberal Left and Abandoning Conservatives

Author George Neumayr ISBN-10 1455570168 ISBN-13 9781455570164 Year 2017-05-02 Pages 288 Language English Publisher Center Street Download Link Click Here The untold story of the left s efforts to politicize the Vatican and the battle to stop it before the Catholic Church as we know it is destroyed p p1 margin 0 0px 0 0px 0 0px 0 0px font 12 0px Geneva Pope Francis is the most liberal pope in the history of the Catholic Church He is not only championing the causes of the global Left but also undermining centuries old Catholic teaching and practice In the words of the late radical Tom Hayden his election was more miraculous if you will than the rise of Barack Obama in 2008 But to Catholics in the pews his pontificate is a source of alienation It is a pontificate at times beyond parody Francis is the first pope to approve of adultery flirt with proposals to bless gay marriages and cohabitation tell atheists not to convert tell Catholics to not breed like rabbits praise the Koran support a secularized Europe and celebrate Martin Luther At a time of widespread moral relativism Pope Francis is not defending the Church s teachings…