The Songs of Trees: Stories from Nature’s Great Connectors

Author David George Haskell ISBN-10 052542752X ISBN-13 9780525427520 Year 2017-04-04 Pages 304 Language English Publisher Viking Download Link Click Here Here is a book to nourish the spirit The Songs of Treesis a powerful argument against the ways in which humankind has severed the very biological networks that give us our place in the world Listen as David Haskell takes his stethoscope to the heart of nature and discover the poetry and music contained within PeterWohlleben author ofThe Hidden Life of TreesThe author of the Pulitzer Prize finalistThe Forest Unseenvisits with natures most magnificent networkers treesDavid Haskells award winning The Forest Unseen won acclaim for eloquent writing and deep engagement with the natural world Now Haskell brings his powers of observation to the biological networks that surround all species including humans Haskell repeatedly visits a dozen trees around the world to stop listen and look exploring each trees connections with webs of fungi bacterial communities cooperative and destructive animals and other plants and demonstrating how the lives of trees and people are deeply interwoven Several trees including a balsam fir in Ontario and an Amazonian ceibo are located in areas that seem mostly natural but which are affected by industrial…

A Boy’s Own Story: A Novel

Author Edmund White ISBN-10 0143114840 ISBN-13 9780143114840 Year 2009-02-24 Pages 208 Language English Publisher Penguin (Non-Classics) Download Link Click Here Originally published in 1982 as the first of Edmund Whites trilogy of autobiographical novels A Boys Own Story became an instant classic for its pioneering portrayal of homosexuality The books unnamed narrator growing up during the 1950s is beset by aloof parents a cruel sister and relentless mocking from his peers compelling him to seek out works of art and literature as solaceand to uncover new relationships in the struggle to embrace his own sexuality Lyrical and poignant with powerful evocations of shame and yearning this is an American literary treasure

The Kennedys – After Camelot

Author J. Randy Taraborrelli ISBN-10 1538744333 ISBN-13 9781538744338 Year 2017-03-28 Pages 640 Language English Publisher Grand Central Publishing Download Link Click Here WATCH THE WORLD PREMIERE OF THE KENNEDYS AFTER CAMELOT MINISERIES ON REELZCHANNEL SUNDAY APRIL 2 From the New York Times bestselling author of Jackie Ethel Joan Women of Camelot comes an engrossing and revealing portrait of the next generation of Kennedys For more than half a century Americans have been captivated by the Kennedys their joy and heartbreak tragedy and triumph the dark side and the remarkable achievements In this ambitious and sweeping account J Randy Taraborrelli continues the family chronicle begun with his bestselling Jackie Ethel Joan Women of Camelot and provides a behind the scenes look at the years after Camelot He describes the challenges Bobby s children faced as they grew into adulthood Eunice and Sargent Shriver s remarkable philanthropic work the sudden death of JFK JR and the stoicism and grace of his sister Caroline He also brings into clear focus the complex and intriguing story of Ted Kennedy and shows how he influenced the sensibilities of the next generation and challenged them to uphold the Kennedy name Based on extensive research including hundreds…

The Anti Inflammatory Diet Cookbook: No Hassle 30-Minute Recipes to Reduce Inflammation

Author Madeline Given NC ISBN-10 1623158125 ISBN-13 9781623158125 Year 2017-01-24 Pages 208 Language English Publisher Rockridge Press Download Link Click Here In The Anti Inflammatory Diet Cookbook Madeline explores how todays foods cause and promote inflammation in the body Here you will find information that inspires impactful life changes and delicious recipes that are as beneficial as they are satiating Within days to weeks of instituting an anti inflammatory diet most people find some relief from symptoms Jennifer Lang MD foreword writer and author of The Whole 9 MonthsFatigue GI flare ups joint swelling and pain Most of us are familiar with symptoms such as these long before we know that chronic inflammation is at the root of it The good news is that once you make the connection you can immediately start helping your body heal with the power of good nutrition through an anti inflammatory diet According to the US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health NCBI inflammation can be linked to just about every health condition and is the underlying basis for a significant number of diseases Additionally theres an overwhelming amount of research that supports the use of an anti inflammatory diet to aid…

Lord of the Flies: (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition)

Author William Golding ISBN-10 0143129406 ISBN-13 9780143129400 Year 2016-11-15 Pages 336 Language English Publisher Penguin Classics Download Link Click Here William Goldings unforgettable classic of boyhood adventure and the savagery of humanity comes to Penguin Classics in a stunning Graphic Deluxe Edition with a new foreword by Lois Lowry As provocative today as when it was first published in 1954 Lord of the Flies continues to ignite passionate debate with its startling brutal portrait of human nature William Goldings compelling story about a group of very ordinary boys marooned on a coral island has been labeled a parable an allegory a myth a morality tale a parody a political treatise and even a vision of the apocalypse But above all it has earned its place as one of the indisputable classics of the twentieth century for readers of any age This Penguin Classics Graphic Deluxe Edition features an array of special features to supplement the novel including a foreword by Lois Lowry an introduction by Stephen King an essay by E M Forster an essay on teaching and reading the novel and suggestions for further exploration by scholar Jennifer Buehler and an extended note by E L Epstein the publisher…

How to Retire Happy, Wild, and Free: Retirement Wisdom That You Won’t Get from Your Financial Advisor

Author Ernie J. Zelinski ISBN-10 096941949X ISBN-13 9780969419495 Year 2009-09-01 Pages 240 Language English Publisher Visions International Publishing Download Link Click Here How to Retire Happy Wild and Free offers inspirational advice on how to enjoy life to its fullest The key to achieving an active and satisfying retirement involves a great deal more than having adequate financial resources it also encompasses all other aspects of life interesting leisure activities creative pursuits physical well being mental well being and solid social support World class author and innovator Ernie J Zelinski guides you to Gain courage to take early retirement in fact the earlier the better Put money in proper perspective so that you don t need a million dollars to retire Generate purpose in your retirement life with meaningful creative pursuits Follow your dreams instead of someone else s Take charge of your mental physical and spiritual health Better envision you retirement goals including where you want to live Above all make you retirement years the best time of your life What sets this retirement book apart from all the others is its holistic approach to the fears hopes and dreams that people have about retirement This international bestseller over…

Ask Anyone: A Romance Novel (A Trinity Harbor Novel)

Author Sherryl Woods ISBN-10 0778319865 ISBN-13 9780778319863 Year 2017-03-28 Pages 400 Language English Publisher MIRA Download Link Click Here 1 New York Times bestselling author Sherryl Woods returns to charming Trinity Harbor with this classic story of a love that defies the oddsA merry go round horse and an armed guard in his front yardalong with half the townis not what Bobby Spencer expects to wake up to So with his quiet Sunday morning ruined he isn t feeling very kindly toward the woman responsible But Jenna Pennington Kennedy is desperate She needs to capture Bobby s attention so he ll hire her to plan the town s new riverfront development It s just the sort of thing that could prove to her father she s a responsible woman not the reckless kid of old The last thing Bobby wants in his life is a sexy single mom with grand ambitions And Jenna doesn t need any more roller coaster romances But in Trinity Harbor love has a way of defying expectationsask anyone

When Tides Turn (Waves of Freedom)

Author Sarah Sundin ISBN-10 0800723449 ISBN-13 9780800723446 Year 2017-03-14 Pages 400 Language English Publisher Revell Download Link Click Here When fun loving glamour girl Quintessa Beaumont learns the Navy has established the WAVES program for women she enlists determined to throw off her frivolous ways and contribute to the war effort No nonsense and hoping to make admiral Lt Dan Avery has been using his skills to fight German U boats The last thing he wants to see on his radar is a girl like Tess For her part Tess works hard to prove her worth in the Anti Submarine Warfare Unit in Boston both to her commanding officers and to the man with whom she is smitten When Dan is assigned to a new escort carrier at the peak of the Battle of the Atlantic he s torn between his lifelong career goals and his desire to help Tess root out a possible spy on shore The Germans put up quite a fight but he wages a deeper battle within his heart Could Tess be the one for him With precision and pizazz fan favorite Sarah Sundin carries readers through the rough waters of love in a time when…

My First Keyboard – Learn To Play: Kids

Author Ben Parker ISBN-10 1908707151 ISBN-13 9781908707154 Year 2013-05-01 Pages 42 Language English Publisher Kyle Craig Publishing Download Link Click Here New from Amazon 1 best selling music author Ben Parker This book is the perfect introduction to the electronic Keyboard for children of all ages Aimed at complete beginners children can easily follow the clear and simple diagrams and pictures to learn their first notes play fun tunes and gain confidence playing their first Keyboard This great beginner s book also provides a fantastic introduction to reading and playing music includes a fun pull out Wall Chart to help with practice and will have kids playing their first tunes in no time Easy to follow instructions and illustrations Simple exercises to follow and practice Learn at your own pace Great pull out wall chart Fun and easy songs chords and tunes to play Simply follow the lessons in the book and you will be playing Keyboard in no time Check out Ben s Amazon Author page for his other best selling kids and adult tuition books for Guitar Ukulele Piano Banjo Recorder and Harmonica

Thief of Always (Graphic Novel )

Author Clive Barker ISBN-10 1600107133 ISBN-13 9781600107139 Year 2010-08-17 Pages 144 Language English Publisher IDW Publishing Download Link Click Here NOTE This is a graphic adaptation of Clive Barker s hit novel featuring full color art by Gabriel Hernandez Mr Hood s Holiday House has stood for a thousand years welcoming countless children into its embrace It is a place of miracles a blissful round of treats and seasons where every childhood whim may be satisfied for a price A graphic adaptation of Clive Barker s hit novel featuring full color art by Gabriel Hernandez