The Everything Dog Obedience Book：From Bad Dog to Good Dog
Meet teenage Cleopatra in this first-person account of history that captures ＆#8220;sibling rivalry at its most vicious＆#8221; (Publishers Weekly).It＆nbsp;is the first century B.C., an ancient time of everpresent drama and danger. Cleopatra, the third of the pharaoh＆#8217;s six children, is whom her father has chosen to be the next queen of Egypt. But when King Ptolemy is forced into exile, Cleopatra is left alone to fend for herself in a palace rife with intrigue and murder.＆nbsp;Smart, courageous, ambitious, and sensuously beautiful, Cleopatra possesses the charm to cause two of history＆#8217;s most famous leaders to fall in love with her.＆nbsp;But as her cruel sisters plot to steal the throne, Cleopatra realizes there is only one person on whom she can rely＆#8212;herself.＆nbsp;＆nbsp;＆nbsp;＆nbsp; The tale of her teenage years is a story of power and romance that stands the test of time＆#8212;centuries later, Cleopatra remains a figure of mystery and intrigue. Now, award-winning author Carolyn Meyer mesmerizes readers with revelations in this novel about one of the greatest women who ever lived.
The Everything Guide to Online Genealogy：Trace Your Roots, Share Your History
Say hello to a brand-new way to brighten your morning＆#8212;or any time of day! Jam-packed with gooey jellies, oozing with rich custards and creams, and covered with mouthwatering toppings, these mini donuts are bursting with big flavor. From recipes for the traditional donuts everyone craves like Chocolate Cake and Powered Sugar to fun, new twists like Chocolate-Bacon-Maple, the donuts in this cookbook will leave you begging for more than just a dozen. Best of all, almost all the recipes can be made in a mini donut maker appliance, a stovetop, or an oven, so all you'll need to create these bite-sized snacks is a hankering for something sweet.Inside this cookbook, you'll find helpful step-by-step instructions and 100 yummy donut recipes, including:Maple-glazedWhite chocolate＆#8211;red velvetPineapple upside-down cakeButterscotch-bananaChai teaS'mores With Mini Donuts, you'll never again have to wait in line for your favorite bakery treat!
Chocolate para el corazon de mama
A patchwork quilt . . . a handmade mandolin . . . a rag doll . . . a wooden chair＆#8212;all these things are examples of folk arts and crafts. They are useful objects that are also beautiful. Learn about various kinds of folk art, including:＆bull; furniture ＆bull; toys ＆bull; religious objects ＆bull; musical instruments ＆bull; quilts, clothes, and other fabric arts. In folk traditions, art is a part of everyday life. And people still enjoy folk art today.
Parent In Control：Restore Order in Your Home
When Lightning Strikes When lightning strikes there can only be trouble - as Jessica Mastriani finds out when she is caught in a thunderstorm. But this trouble with a capital T - this trouble is serious. Because somehow, on that long walk home, Jess acquired a new talent. She can find missing people - dead or alive＆#8230; Code Name Cassandra Since developing her psychic powers, Jess has discovered that not everyone wants to be found. And, right now, Jess is one of them. Because some very important people want to speak to her about her newfound powers - people who know just how a good power can be used for evil - and the wrong decision will lead Jess into deadly danger＆#8230;
Handling Difficult People：How to recognize, analyze, approach, and deal with dif
Talented fiddler Katie McCoy finds out that her band, Sterling, will join the very famous, extremely handsome Blake Jackson on his Country Summer Nights tour. Her career is taking off, but after dating too many guys who let her down, her love life is going nowhere.Blake is America＆rsquo;s biggest country star, and he can date a different beautiful woman every night of the week. After years on the road, each woman starts to seem the same and none of them ever want more than the experience of dating a celebrity. In Katie, he finally finds a woman who is interested in who he is as a man, someone who loves him for his true self. Being on tour together is a bit like being in a relationship pressure cooker, and things get serious. Everything moves faster than outside in the real world. Theirs is a match made in music heaven, but in three short weeks, Katie＆rsquo;s band leaves the tour and she＆rsquo;ll be out of his arms. Katie wants true love more than anything else, but her tour bus is heading back to Texas with or without her. Sterling＆rsquo;s new level of success means that her career must take top priority and any man she＆rsquo;s with will have to respect that. She＆rsquo;s done with guys who don＆rsquo;t take her career seriously, and Blake can＆rsquo;t leave his own tour. How can they stay together when their paths have them moving in opposite directions? Will they find a way to make it work or say goodbye?Sensuality Level: Behind Closed Doors
Even though he＆#8217;s three years into his term as President, many Americans feel like they don＆#8217;t know the ＆#8220;real＆#8221; Barack Obama. From the idealistic campaigner who seemed to share our dreams, and who promised to fulfill our lofty expectations, to pragmatic politician who has repeatedly compromised on the promises of his campaign, it indeed seems as though there are two Obamas. What to make of this? How can the electorate get a better sense of its commander-in-chief, and how can the President more effectively lead a nation in a moment of turmoil and crisis? These questions are of great interest to most Americans, but the questions ＆#8211; and their potential answers ＆#8211; are especially intriguing for a psychiatrist eager to diagnose and help cure the ills that plague our country. Here, Justin Frank, M.D. ,a practicing psychoanalyst and the author of the New York Times bestseller Bush on the Couch - brings a new patient into his office, and the results of his sessions are not only fascinating, but they provide valuable insights that will help readers in their frustrating pursuit of the President＆#8217;s character.Obama＆#8217;s transformation over the course of his brief but incredibly well-examined political career has left some supporters disillusioned and has further frustrated opponents. To explore this change in behavior, and Obama＆#8217;s seeming inability to manage the response to his actions, Dr. Frank delves into his past, in particular, the President＆#8217;s turbulent childhood, to paint a portrait of a mixed-race child who experienced identity issues early in life, further complicated by his father＆#8217;s abandonment. As he addresses everything from Obama＆#8217;s approach to health care reform, his handling of the Gulf Oil spill, to his Middle East strategies, Dr. Frank argues that the President＆#8217;s decisions are motivated by inner forces - in particular, he focuses on Obama＆#8217;s overwhelming need to establish consensus, which can occasionally undermine his personal＆#8212;and his party＆#8217;s＆#8212;objectives. By examining the President＆#8217;s memoirs, his speeches, and his demeanor in public, Dr. Frank identifies the basis for some of his confusing or self-defeating behavior. Most significantly, he looks at the President＆#8217;s upbringing and explores the ways in which it has shaped him＆#8212;and what this means for our nation and its future.＆nbsp;Obama is a complex and mysterious figure who inspires many questions and great interest from Republicans, Democrats, and from the rabid 24-hour news cycle; this book provides what everyone＆#8217;s been looking for: an intriguing and provocative assessment of the President＆#8217;s strengths, weaknesses, and even what could be called his destructive tendencies, ultimately drawing connections that will enable readers to interpret recent history in revealing new ways.＆nbsp;As Obama＆#8217;s first term comes to a close, speculation about the future will only grow more intense; Obama on the Couch will give average citizens and pundits alike a way to help all of us anticipate what the President will do next＆#8212;and what the future of our country might hold.
The Everything Daschund Book：A Complete Guide To Raising, Training, And Caring F
What if＆#8230;William Shakespeare had written The Big Lebowski?The Dude has met the Bard＆#8212;and he doth abide. Join ＆#8220;The Knave＆#8221; and Sir Walter on a wild tale of mistaken identity, kidnapping, bowling, and a rug that, in faith, really tied the room together＆#8212;in a sidesplitting Shakespearean comedy of errors and ninepins, told in five glorious acts of iambic pentameter and impeccable period prose. Already a theatrical hit and a worldwide viral phenomenon, Two Gentlemen of Lebowski comes alive anew in this definitive and lavishly illustrated edition, featuring recently discovered historical engravings, scholarly annotations, and a revelatory afterword from the author.
The Everything Mother of the Bride Book：The Ultimate Wedding Planning Guide for
Originally collected in Chuck Klosterman IV and now available both as a stand-alone essay and in the ebook collection Chuck Klosterman on Pop, this essay is about The Streets.
You're a Better Parent Than You Think!：A Guide to Common-Sense Parenting
LIFE, NOT DEATH, DROVE JUBAL YOUNG . . . but memories of his ma and pa, and his beautiful, bright sister are all he has left. Memories of the peaceful days before Jubal stumbled home with his .22, his blood running cold with fear, terror, and anger. When it was over, the homestead was half burned to the ground. Someone had to bury the bodies. Someone had to set things right. Now, as Jubal rides west into New Mexico, he remembers his family＆#8217;s laughter and love, his pa＆#8217;s wisdom, ma＆#8217;s thick books, and everything that was defiled by a band of drunken renegades towed along by one man＆#8217;s murderous grudge. A reprobate lawman won＆#8217;t believe his story. A soft-hearted mountain man won＆#8217;t survive Jubal＆#8217;s one-man war. And a judge and his beautiful daughter cannot stop Jubal from climbing a peak of blood and madness: for justice, or payback, or something he can live for＆#8212;or die for＆#8212;redeeming. An American film icon delivers a great American novel with Payback at Morning Peak. Gene Hackman, whose fiction is ＆#8220;rousing＆#8221; (Publishers Weekly) and ＆#8220;robust＆#8221; (Winston-Salem Journal), takes readers on a powerful and historically dead-on western odyssey in the tradition of Louis L＆#8217;Amour.
When Parents Worry：The Real Calls Doctors Receive...from Moles That Seem
When Helen Motes finds herself on a Utah mountaintop getting married to a besotted young Indian poet, she can't quite figure out how she became a bigamist, and she certainly doesn't want to be one. Helen worked hard to create the stable middle-class life her childhood denied her, so sabotaging her first (and decidedly still legal) marriage wasn't part of her life plan. Yet with her original husband away in Iraq, and her new husband ready to agree to everything she ever wanted, deciding which husband to keep proves to be torture.How Helen's life led her to this point--and what she plans to do with these two "keepers"--are the driving questions behind Miah Arnold's heartfelt debut about an unlikely bigamist and her circle of family, friends, and husbands. Weaving in multiple continents and unforgettable characters, The Sweet Land of Bigamy is a funny and surprisingly touching exploration of what marriage can be.
Baby Play and Learn：160 Games and Learning Activities for the First Three Years
Juice your way to better health!Millions of Americans don't get the recommended daily amounts of fruits and vegetables in their diets. If you want to try an easy way to drink some of these fruits and vegetables, you'll find all you need in The Everything Giant Book of Juicing. It's packed with 300 recipes for fresh, delicious, and easy juices for nutrition on the run, including:Boost juiceGrapeberry cocktailCarrot mango cupTropical treatMint shake Adding fresh juices to your diet can help ward off colds and migraines, promote longevity, shed excess pounds, and prevent serious diseases. And this all-new collection includes recipes for smoothies, frozen drinks, and ice pops for more fun ways to include vitamin-rich foods in a healthy, balanced diet. So whip up some juice, raise a glass, and make a toast--to your health!
The Everything Wedding Etiquette Book：From Invites to Thank-you Notes
Dash and Cocoa are on track to win the Double Dip sled race＆#8212;but only if the rest of the Candy Fairies can help them!Dash, the mintiest and speediest candy fairy, has been invited to compete in the Double Dip sled race at Mt. Ice Cream. She chooses Cocoa as her racing partner and asks the other Candy Fairies to come along for the delicious adventure. Dash notices a tickle in her throat and isn＆#8217;t feeling so minty, but she doesn＆#8217;t tell any of her fairy friends because the race is so important to her. When Dash＆#8217;s throat gets worse and she and Cocoa start arguing, the Double Dip race is in double jeopardy. How will the Candy Fairies get Dash and Cocoa back on track to sweet victory?
Raising a Happy, Unspoiled Child
The definitive cultural biography of the ＆#8220;Venice of the North＆#8221; and its transcendent artistic and spiritual legacy, written by Russian emerge and acclaimed cultural historian, Solomon Volkov.Long considered to be the mad dream of an imperious autocrat＆#8212;the "Venice of the North," conceived in a setting of malarial swamps＆#8212;St. Petersburg was built in 1703 by Peter the Great as Russia's gateway to the West. For almost 300 years this splendid city has survived the most extreme attempts of man and nature to extinguish it, from flood, famine, and disease to civil war, Stalinist purges, and the epic 900-day siege by Hitler's armies. It has even been renamed twice, and became St. Petersburg again only in 1991. Yet not only has it retained its special, almost mystical identity as the schizophrenic soul of modern Russia, but it remains one of the most beautiful and alluring cities in the world. Now Solomon Volkov, a Russian emigre and acclaimed cultural historian, has written the definitive cultural biography of this city and its transcendent artistic and spiritual legacy. For Pushkin, Gogol, and Dostoyevsky, Petersburg was a spectral city that symbolized the near-apocalyptic conflicts of imperial Russia. As the monarchy declined, allowing intellectuals and artists to flourish, Petersburg became a center of avant-garde experiment and flamboyant bohemian challenge to the dominating power of the state, first czarist and then communist. The names of the Russian modern masters who found expression in St. Petersburg still resonate powerfully in every field of art: in music, Stravinsky, Prokofiev, and Shostakovich; in literature, Akhmatova, Blok, Mandelstam, Nabokov, and Brodsky; in dance, Diaghilev, Nijinsky, and Balanchine; in theater, Meyerhold; in painting, Chagall and Malevich; and many others, whose works are now part of the permanent fabric of Western civilization. Yet no comprehensive portrait of this thriving distinctive, and highly influential cosmopolitan culture, and the city that inspired it, has previously been attempted.
Mothering Twins：From Hearing the News to Beyond the Terrible Twos
When Theo discovers the father he thought died when he was a baby is still alive, he's determined to find him. The clues lead him to lonely Rachel, who has problems of her own, including parents who compare her unfavourably to her long-dead sister. But when Rachel and Theo are attacked by men from RAGE - the Righteous Army against Genetic Engineering - they are rescued by strangers and taken to meet a mysterious figure who leads them to make startling discoveries about their identities, which will affect their past, present, and future in dramatic and life-altering ways...
Adoption Life Cycle：The Children and Their Families Through the Years
Robinson Can＆oacute; has had an amazing life in baseball. He's won the World Series. He's played in All-Star Games, won awards, and made millions of dollars. He's played for one of baseball's most popular teams, the New York Yankees. He's even won the Home Run Derby. Read how Can＆oacute; learned to love baseball from his father, Jos＆#233;. Follow Can＆oacute;'s journey from playing baseball in a Dominican high school to playing in the Major Leagues. Explore the life of one of baseball's biggest stars--and find out how he went from big dreams to the big leagues.
Words You Should Teach Your Children：From "Character" and "Confidence"
The New York Times bestslling account of a courageous eighteen-year-old from Nashville who gave up every comfort and convenience to become the adoptive mother to thirteen girls in Uganda.What would cause an eighteen-year-old senior class president and homecoming queen from Nashville, Tennessee, to disobey and disappoint her parents by forgoing college, break her little brother＆rsquo;s heart, lose all but a handful of her friends (because they think she has gone off the deep end), and break up with the love of her life, all so she could move to Uganda, where she knew only one person and didn＆rsquo;t even speak the language? A passion to follow Jesus. Katie Davis left over Christmas break of her senior year for a short mission trip to Uganda and her life was turned completely inside out. She found herself so moved by the people of Uganda and the needs she saw that she knew her calling was to return and care for them. Katie, a charismatic and articulate young woman, is in the process of adopting thirteen children in Uganda and has established a ministry, Amazima, that feeds and sends hundreds more to school while teaching them the Word of Jesus Christ. Kisses from Katie invites readers on a journey of radical love down the red dirt roads of Uganda. You＆rsquo;ll laugh and cry with Katie as she follows Jesus into the impossible and finds joy and beauty beneath the dust. Katie and her children delight in saying yes to the people God places in front of them and challenge readers to do the same, changing the world one person at a time.
Working It Through
Cassel comes from a shady, magical family of con artists and grifters. He doesn＆#8217;t fit in at home or at school, so he＆#8217;s used to feeling like an outsider. He＆#8217;s also used to feeling guilty＆#8212;he killed his best friend, Lila, years ago.But when Cassel begins to have strange dreams about a white cat, and people around him are losing their memories, he starts to wonder what really happened to Lila. In his search for answers, he discovers a wicked plot for power that seems certain to succeed. But Cassel has other ideas＆#8212;and a plan to con the conmen.
The Everything Family Guide To The Caribbean：A Complete Guide to the Best Resort
When a flock of angry birds threaten Zeus and his fellow Olympians, they need the help of a new friend＆#8212;assuming the stranger is actually a friend!After a horrible drought, Zeus and his fellow Olympians are determined to help restore the land as they try to figure out their current mission, to find a special shield called an aegis. Thanks to some grateful villagers, who benefit from the rain and crops that the young Olympians magically create, they find the armor they need. But they are suddenly swarmed by birds＆#8212;thousands of killer, scary birds. And when a mysterious boy appears in the chaos, it looks like he might be more connected to the Olympians than they think. Is he friend＆#8230;or foe?
The Everything Small-Space Gardening Book
A gripping novel about a woman who sets out to find the father who left her years ago, and ends up discovering herself.When Eden was ten years old she found her father, David, bleeding on the bathroom floor. The suicide attempt led to her parents＆#8217; divorce, and David all but vanished from Eden＆#8217;s life.＆nbsp;Twenty years later, Eden runs a successful catering company and dreams of opening a restaurant. Since childhood, she has heard from her father only rarely, just enough to know that he＆#8217;s been living on the streets and struggling with mental illness. But lately there has been no word at all. After a series of failed romantic relationships and a health scare from her mother, Eden decides it＆#8217;s time to find her father, to forgive him at last, and move forward with her own life. Her search takes her to＆nbsp;a downtown Seattle homeless shelter, and to Jack Baker, its handsome and charming director. Jack convinces Eden to volunteer her skills as a professional chef with the shelter. In return, he helps her in her quest.＆nbsp;As the connection between Eden and Jack grows stronger, and their investigation brings them closer to David, Eden must come to terms with her true emotions, the secrets her mother has kept from her, and the painful question of whether her father, after all these years, even wants to be found. The result is an emotionally rich and honest novel about making peace with the past＆#8212;and embracing the future.
The Intrepid Parent's Field Guide to the Baby Kingdom：Adventures in Crying
In this thrilling sequel to Hollow Earth, Matt and Emily must stop someone from unleashing an army of mankind＆#8217;s worst nightmares.In the Middle Ages, an old monk used his powers and a bone quill to ink a magical manuscript, The Book of Beasts. Over the centuries the Book, and the quill, were lost. Twins Matt and Emily Calder are Animare＆#8212;just like their ancestor, the monk. The things they draw can be brought to life, sometimes with disastrous consequences. Now Matt and Em are being watched＆#8212;hunted＆#8212;because only they can use The Book of Beasts and the bone quill to release the terrible demons and monsters their ancestor illustrated. And someone is tracking down the lost Book of Beasts, page by page, and reassembling it. Matt and Emily have no choice: They must get to the bone quill first＆#8230;before somebody gets to them.
Preschooler Play ＆ Learn：160 Games and Learning Activities for Preschoolers
He＆#8217;s falling in love＆#8212;and she＆#8217;s falling over the edge of sanity. From the author of Beautiful and Clean, a ＆#8220;real and relatable＆#8221; (VOYA) exploration of a romance marred by mental illness.What if I can＆#8217;t ever be who you want me to be? Connor knows that Izzy will never fall in love with him the way he＆#8217;s fallen for her. But somehow he＆#8217;s been let into her crazy, exhilarating world and become her closest confidante. The closer they get, however, the more Connor realizes that Izzy＆#8217;s highs are too high and her lows are too low. And the frenetic energy that makes her shine is starting to push her into a much darker place. As Izzy＆#8217;s behavior gets increasingly erratic and self-destructive, Connor gets increasingly desperate to stop her from plummeting. He knows he can＆#8217;t save her from her pain...but what if no one else can?