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The Golden Jet
Bobby Hull, Bob Verdi

Triumph Books, 2010

A must-have keepsake for Blackhawks fans of all ages, this souvenir provides the opportunity to celebrate the life of the greatest hockey player in Chicago's history. One of the most charismatic and electrifying athletes of his or any era, Bobby Hull thrilled fans with his unique combination of speed, skill, and grace and his electrifying career is highlighted in this biography where he traces his life from his days as a youngster learning to ...


Trails: A Western Saga
Don Ross

Light Switch Press, 2014

Trails depicts the turbulent decades from 1830-1870, a period of painful growth on the American Frontier, rife with tragedy and desperation, yet tantalizing in promise and new beginnings. Incidents of hope and courage mingle with dynamics so daunting that many strong men are reduced to pawns of fate and circumstance. The characters are diverse, and include Whit Brody, a pioneer visionary; the Chase brothers, heroes of the Civil War; Annalise ...


Forever a Blackhawk
Stan Mikita, Bob Verdi

Triumph Books, 2011

Few athletes in the grand history of Chicago sports have ever been as beloved as the Chicago Blackhawks' Stan Mikita. One of the most popular players of his or any era, Mikita thrilled fans with his unique combination of speed, skill and grace. Forever a Blackhawk is amust-have keepsake for Blackhawk fans of all ages and a rare opportunity to celebrate the life of one of Chicago's favorite sons.


Standing in the Light: The Captive Diary of Catharine Carey Logan, Delaware Valley, Pennsylvania, 1763
Mary Pope Osborne

Scholastic Inc., 1998

A Quaker girl's diary reflects her experiences growing up in the Delaware River Valley of Pennsylvania and her capture by Lenape Indians in 1763.


Lady Unveiled: Catharine Greene Miller 1755-1814
Pamela Bauer Mueller

Pinata Publishing, 2014

Lady Unveiled , the newest of Mueller s four award-winning historical novels, tells the compelling story of Catharine Kitty Littlefield Greene, who counted Revolutionary War heroes Patrick Henry, the Marquis de Lafayette and Commander-in-Chief George Washington as close friends. Kitty was the wife of courageous patriot and brilliant general Nathanael Greene, and is even credited with being a co-inventor of the cotton gin. Learn how this petite, ...


A Christmas Story: Behind the Scenes of a Holiday Classic
Caseen Gaines

ECW Press, 2013

A Christmas Story has become a perennial holiday favourite since its release in 1983. While millions watch the movie every year on television, few know the story behind the film’s production, release, and unlikely ascent. Ralphie Parker’s quest for “a Red Ryder carbine action, two hundred shot Range Model air rifle with a compass in the stock and this thing which tells time” didn’t begin or end with the release of Bob Clark’s sleeper ...


LogoLounge 3: 2,000 International Identities by Leading Designers (v. 3)
Bill Gardner, Catharine Fishel

Rockport Publishers, 2006

The third volume in the best-selling LogoLounge series provides 2,000 totally new logos from designers worldwide. This book, like the previous titles in the series, is compiled in association with, the largest database of logo designs in the world. The first portion of the book features high-profile projects from nine top designers and firms, including Lippincott, FutureBrand, Wolff Olins, Turner Duckworth, Werner Design Werks, ...


Across the Wide River: A MacLachlainn Saga, Book Three: Yonvusdi
Tommie Lyn

CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2013

Five-year-old Yonvusdi MacLachlainn loses his father and his home. He is taken to his grandparents’ farm, where he is loved and cared for, but he never loses his longing to go home again. As a young adult, he falls in love with Susanne Guerrant. They make a home together, and he is content. But tragedy strikes, and he is homeless once again. Will he ever have a home that cannot be taken away?


Child's Guide to First Holy Communion
Elizabeth Ficocelli

Paulist Press, 2003

An important day in a child's life Written in the spirit of the best selling Child's Guide to the Mass, Child's Guide to First Holy Communion is a charming yet informative picture book aimed at children who are preparing to receive this important sacrament for the first time. Written in an engaging, easy-to-read manner, this book follows Justin as he attends Mass to receive his First Holy Communion. Throughout the book, there are interactive ...


Town Red
Jennifer Moss

Black Opal Books, 2012

After his partner is killed and girlfriend takes off, Chicago homicide detective Ryan Doherty has one last chance to save his career with the double murder of ad execs Scott and Carly Redding. Ryan quickly learns that life wasn't so lush at the Reddings' agency, Town Red Media, where the list of ex-employees runs fifteen pages long. At the top of this list is Catharine Lulling, a former Vice President at Town Red. He becomes obsessed with ...


A Brief History of the Episcopal Church
David L. Holmes

T&T Clark, 1993

Many denominations have faced serious identity crisis in recent years. Who are we? We do we exist? What is our mission given the radical political, social, and economic changes that have occurred in this century? What does it mean to be "church" in a pluralistic, postmodern world?In an effort to answer these and related questions, denominations have rediscovered their origins and redefined themselves and their mission in ways that are consistent ...


The Warlock's Last Ride
Christopher Stasheff

Ace, 2004

THE FINAL ADVENTURE IN THE PHENOMENAL SERIES After an incredible 35-year run, the story of Ron Gallowglass--The Warlock in Spite of Himself--comes to its fantastic finale in the weird and wonderful world of GramaryeWhen Gwendolyn--the witch-wife of Rod Gallowglass, the Lord High Warlock of Gramarye--suddenly dies, she leaves behind a husband dangerously unhinged by grief and a land without a Protector. When Gwendolyn--the witch-wife of Rod ...


Reclaiming Our Health: A Guide to African American Wellness (Yale University Press Health & Wellness)

Yale University Press, 2011

According to the federal Office of Minority Health, African Americans 'are affected by serious diseases and health conditions at far greater rates than other Americans'. In fact, African Americans suffer an estimated 85,000 excess deaths every year from diseases we know how to prevent: heart disease, stroke, cancer, high blood pressure, and diabetes. In this important and accessible book, Dr. Michelle Gourdine provides African Americans with the ...


Soul Skin: 1000 lifetimes, 1000 sacred dream journeys
Jan I. Porter

CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2013

Soul Skin ~ a spirited shaman's journey 1000 lifetimes, 100 sacred dream journeys       Mid life crisis Navi communes with her dead Grandmother and a mysterious soul skin man.  Doomed to marital heartbreak, she clumsily follows a shamanic path; all the while coping with a child’s cancer, spirit world intrusion, church doctrine, menopause, a dark shadow nemesis, and job loss. All of these, rudely slamming her into a dark night of ...


10,000 White Horses
Betsy B. Lee

Learning Abilities Books, 2001

Come catch a wave as a child pretends that 10,000 white horses rise from the sea foam. The child misses the first wave, is dunked by the second one, but catches the third one. Throughout the book, the text reflects the rhythm of the galloping horses and the waves. This "try, try again" tale crescendos with these lines. "I caught you!" I shout. We're whisking, frisking, thumping, bumping, gliding, sliding in the stampede as ten thousand white ...


Harriet Tubman: Imagining a Life
Beverly Lowry

Doubleday, 2007

“I am at peace with God and all mankind.” —Harriet Tubman to Mary Talbert, on the occasion of their last visit, 1913 Now, from the award-winning novelist and biographer, an astonishing reimagining of the remarkable life of Harriet Tubman—the “Moses of Her People.” During her lifetime Harriet Tubman was an escaped slave, lumberjack, laundress, raid leader, nurse, fund-raiser, cook, intelligence gatherer, Underground Railroad ...


Child's Guide to the Seven Sacraments
Elizabeth Ficocelli

Paulist Press, 2005

In this next volume of the bestselling Child's Guide series, Ficocelli makes the seven sacraments come alive for youngsters aged five to nine.


Move!: How Women Can Achieve Athletic Goals At Any Age
Ed.D., Catharine Utzschneider

Cedar Crest Books, 2011

MOVE! is a simple method of athletic goal achievement for every woman. Designed for women from non-exercisers to elite athletes, MOVE! has helped hundreds of women achieve athletic goals they never imagined possible. By using MOVE!’s unique process of goal setting and assessment, you can do it too. MOVE! will help you overcome your doubts, balance your hectic schedule and life commitments and gain more control and freedom in your life. It ...


Wayward Winds (Secrets of Heathersleigh Hall #2)
Michael Phillips

Bethany House Publishers, 1999

A CONTINENT AND A WAR LIE BETWEEN HER AND THE ONLY PLACE OF SAFETY SHE KNOWS! Uncover THE SECRETS OF HEATHERSLEIGH HALL with Wayward Winds, the newest book from Michael Phillips and join the drama, the conflict, and the attempt of one woman to free herself from the clutches of a man yearning for power. In Wayward Winds , Amanda Rutherford has left the family mansion on the shires of Devon and joined the suffragette movement in ...


The Spirit of the Heart: Stories of Family, Hope, Loss, and Healing
Ismael Nuno

Lighthouse Publishing, 2012

As one of America's former leading cardiac surgeons, Dr. Nuño healed patients' hearts. Fixing "broken" hearts gave him a unique and intimate view into the power of the heart. Even coming face to face with death and losing patients, there is a beauty that can exist even in loss. The Spirit of the Heart is a collection of heart-warming stories that resonate at the core of our humanness. He graciously offers the insights he has gained from ...



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