Product Description: It begins on a quiet city street. A woman is robbed, the crime witnessed by a man holding a camera. In the aftermath, victim and voyeur meet. It ends six months later, by which point both their lives - and the way they choose to live them - have changed irrevocably...read more
Product Description: With its new series, WALT DISNEY TREASURY, BOOM Kids! brings you classic Disney stories, never-before-collected in North America. In this first volume, Eisner Award-winning writer/artist Don Rosa’s very first Donald Duck stories are collected in the order they were originally printed! These are Donald Duck’s greatest stories and he’s bringing along all of his old friends, including Uncle Scrooge, Gladstone Gander, Flintheart Glomgold and those mischievous nephews of his, Huey, Dewey and Louie...read more
Product Description: The feathers fly as Donald Duck dreams of being the world's newest martial arts movie star! Plenty of hijinks and high-kicks as our wanna be web-footed warrior finds out that being a kung-fu master takes a lot more than he bargained for!
Product Description: Lost No More is dedicated to the lost souls who struggle daily to find a way to a life free of drugs and alcohol. It is a story about how a mother's spiritual belief system helped her to survive the untimely death of her son . To embrace the belief that life is full of challenges and things happen for a reason, offers support to the reader whose life has been impacted by addiction...read more
9781450536202 | Createspace Independent Pub, August 24, 2010, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Lost No More is dedicated to the lost souls who struggle daily to find a way to a life free of drugs and alcohol.
Product Description: How did we get into today's financial mess that not only threatens America but the entire world? Remember Enron? Why did that debacle happen? How do groups privy to special knowledge and "truths" make decisions that lead to disasters like the Iraq War, the sinking of the Titanic, and the blow up of the Challenger Shuttle? How could such informed experts end up being so wrong? In Deadly Decisions, Christopher Burns—one of the country’s leading experts on modern information management—searches the biology of the brain, "group think," and the structure of organizations for practical answers to the problem of virtual truth—internally consistent evidence and assumptions that purport to describe reality, but often are dead wrong! • How can we avoid wishful thinking, information overload, uncertainty absorption, and an unintentional twisting of the facts? • Why are startup groups agile and innovative while large organizations lumber along, bogged down in false knowledge? • How can societies rediscover the power of truthful communication?Burns suggests that, as individuals, we must learn to be skeptical of our own sly and beguiling minds...read more
Product Description: Just in time for the 40th anniversary of Saturday Night Live, a rollickingly updated edition of LIVE FROM NEW YORK with nearly 100 new pages covering the past decade.When first published to celebrate the 30th anniversary of Saturday Night Live, LIVE FROM NEW YORK was immediately proclaimed the best book ever produced on the landmark and legendary late-night show...read more
9781598955347 | Abridged edition (Findaway World Llc, October 30, 2006), cover price $44.99 | About this edition: Just in time for the 40th anniversary of Saturday Night Live, a rollickingly updated edition of LIVE FROM NEW YORK with nearly 100 new pages covering the past decade.
Product Description: This spellbinding thriller offers a different explanation as to what has happened to the natives in Africa. What program, if any, has eradicated the natives? Will the white man succeed at taking over? Have they already killed the native population of the future? When will the fighting end? When will people be able to live in peace? Will it take Death on the Zambezi to stop the bloodshed, once and for all? Reading the book will answer some questions and raise some others...read more
Product Description: "Great poetry is personal" writes Christopher Burns in his introduction to this extraordinary collection. "Like a seashell held to your ear, a poem resonates to the beating of your heart. The poet brings the words, you bring your life, and together you make the song...read more
Product Description: A collection of 14 short stories, the events ranging from the extraordinary to the everyday. The author has also written "Snakewrist" and his stories have appeared in the "London Review of Books", "London Magazine", and the "Critical Quarterly"...read more
9780436097881 | Secker & Warburg, September 1, 1990, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: Featuring as the central character, a priest who has resigned his calling due to a loss of faith, this suspense novel was a contender for the Whitbread Novel of the Year Award.