books by Tom Carter
The Speedster and the Skunk: A True Story from my Dad's Youth
When my Dad was in high school in 1930, he traded his aging pony for an even-older car. From this 1912 Model T Ford touring car, he and his friends made an early hot rod called a speedster. Before the speedster had a windshield or a top, he drove it to a dance in Johnson City, Tenn. On the way back, a skunk blocked the way. Mistakes were made. As a boy, I asked for that story over and over. When I retired from small-town journalism, I wrote it ...
13 Crucial Questions Jesus Wants to Ask You
Kregel Publications, 1999
Examining thirteen of the most poignant questions Jesus asked, Carter draws practical lessons from the Gospels for today's Christians.
Potomac Books Inc., 2012
World War II naval history has been discussed and examined from almost every possible angle. One story that has never been told in detail, however, is that of the U.S. NavyÆs vessel designated the landing craft, tank (LCT). Even though they are known for ferrying troops and supplies to the beaches of Normandy, LCTs were more than mere transports. In fact, the little craft had permanently assigned crews and participated in nearly all forms of ...
Abandon Automobile: Detroit City Poetry 2001 (African American Life)
Wayne State University Press
Do poets' surroundings shape their viewpoint and work? Abandon Automobile seeks to address this question by bringing together the work of more than one hundred of Detroit's most acclaimed and accessible poets. Writing about location as if it were a living entity, these poets visualize Detroit as a variety of complex archetypes-the city becomes a savior, a beast, a nurturing mother, a seductress, a friend, an enemy. Like the city itself, the ...
Almost Like a Song
, Tom Carter
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China: Portrait of a People
From the subtropical jungles of Yunnan to the frozen wastes of Heilongjiang; across the scalding deserts of Xinjiang and beneath Hong Kong's neon blur. Tramping through China by train, bus, boat, motorcycle, mule or hitching on the back of anything that moved. On a budget so scant that he drew sympathetic stares from peasants. Backpacking photographer Tom Carter somehow succeeded in circumnavigating over 35,000 miles (56,000 kilometers) ...
They Knew How to Pray
15 secrets from the prayer lives of Bible heroes.
No Limit: The Texas Hold 'Em Guide to Winning in Business
Audible Studios, 2010
Poker is tightly woven into the fabric of American culture. Phrases like "ace in the hole", "calling a bluff", "up the ante", and "when the chips are down" are all part of everyday speech. The game is played by hundred of thousands of people online 24 hours a day, and shows like Celebrity Poker Showdown have given this hobby even more far-reaching exposure. Texas hold 'em is considered the best-known, most-played variety of the game. As many ...
Death in the Tenderloin: A slice of life from the heart of San Francisco (Volume 1)
San Francisco Study Center
This book celebrates the Tenderloin at its most tender. It was inspired by the obituaries published in the Central City Extra — monthly newspaper for the neighborhood’s fixed-income and no-income populace. This is a hardscrabble script. The Tenderloin is San Francisco’s poorest neighborhood, a high-density, human services ghetto where hundreds of nonprofit and public providers serve a citywide caseload of homeless people in addition to ...
Spurgeon's Commentary on Great Chapters of the Bible
Charles H. Spurgeon
Spurgeon's commentary on thirty-one of the most well-known chapters in the Bible, including Genesis 1, Isaiah 53, and Hebrews 11, using the NIV text.
Topsoil and Civilization
Vernon Gill Carter
Univ of Oklahoma Pr
Choral Charisma : Singing with Expression
Santa Barbara Music Pub.
Features:Are you a choral director who would love your singers to be more expressive? Are you a singer who wants to sing with passion and authenticity? Are you a voice teacher who would like to help your students sing with greater presence? Are you looking for a process which helps singers and directors to create more memorable and exciting performances? Choral Charisma by Tom Carter presents a comprehensive approach, offering techniques and ...
The Victorian Garden
Salem House Pub
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Day Hiking Grand Teton National Park
Baseball Trivia 2
A wide range of facts, statistics, and records from the Sporting News about hitting, pitching, and base-running achievements of professional baseball players.
The Refractive Thinker®: Vol: VII: Social Responsibility
The Refractive Thinker Press, 2012
The latest volume of the peer-reviewed academic chronology, The Refractive Thinker® Volume VII: Social Responsibility, is available to scholars and researchers this summer. The book is part of the multiple award-winning series [six awards and counting!] published by The Refractive Thinker® Press. Retailing for $18.95, U.S., and found under the category of Business & Economics/Leadership publications, the volume features the following authors: ...
By the Seat of My Pants: My Life in Country Music
, Tom Carter
Simon & Schuster
The book looks just as depicted on the photo.
Heist Society (Guided Reading Level: Z)
When Katarina Bishop was three, her parents took her to the Louvre...to case it. For her seventh birthday, Katarina and her Uncle Eddie traveled to Austria...to steal the crown jewels. When Kat turned fifteen, she planned a con of her own--scamming her way into the best boarding school in the country, determined to leave the family business behind. Unfortunately, leaving "the life" for a normal life proves harder than she'd expected. Soon, ...
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