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Divided (Dualed Sequel)
Random House Books for Young Readers
The hunter becomes the hunted . . . . West Grayer is done killing. She defeated her Alternate, a twin raised by another family, and proved she’s worthy of a future. She’s ready to move on with her life. The Board has other plans. They want her to kill one last time, and offer her a deal worth killing for. But when West recognizes her target as a ghost from her past, she realizes she’s in over her head. The Board is lying, ...
Divided (Element Preservers, #3)
Alycia Linwood, 2013
After spending some time on her own, Ria thinks she is ready to meet Oliver's group of magic disease carriers and find out what her brother really wants. But when her father reveals the secret that affects the whole world, she will have to make a series of decisions that could change her life forever. Book 3 in Element Preservers series. Young Adult Fantasy/Romance for mature teens. Element Preservers series reading order: DANGEROUS (Book 1) ...
Destiny Divided (Shadows of Destiny)
After fleeing her native city — and nightmares of a traumatic childhood — Sage Peterson meets the overbearing, pretentious, yet haunted Professor Elias. He’s the only one who knows about her mysterious powers, which seem to be spiraling out of control. When he convinces her to train with him, she finds herself thrust into a five hundred year war and on the run from vampires, werewolves, and even worse — her budding feelings for James ...
The Divided Child
Little Fox, 2013
Sunny Greece turns deadly.... All Christine Stewart wants is a relaxing vacation on the beautiful Greek island of Corfu. Then she meets nine-year-old Michael Redfield and saves him from being crushed by a falling piece of Byzantine stone. Invited to spend the rest of her holiday at the luxurious villa where Michael is staying with his family, Christine soon realizes something is wrong with the Redfield clan. Michael's stepmother is openly ...
The Divided Mind of the Black Church: Theology, Piety, and Public Witness
Raphael G. Warnock
What is the true nature and mission of the church? Is its proper Christian purpose to save souls, or to transform the social order? This question is especially fraught when the church is one built by an enslaved people and formed, from its beginning, at the center of an oppressed community’s fight for personhood and freedom. Such is the central tension in the identity and mission of the black church in the United States. For decades the ...
Calis Tsrali has been absent from Telandus for five years. He bears no excitement in returning to his broken land and family. With the impending war with Cathalar, his father will be pushing him towards new duties and probably marriage. Upon his return, though, he finds himself fascinated with the new vigilante causing his brother fits. Taeru Lassau was the crown prince of Cathalar. The last thing he wanted was a war. Tensions have ...
Like Dreamers: The Story of the Israeli Paratroopers Who Reunited Jerusalem and Divided a Nation
Yossi Klein Halevi
In Like Dreamers , acclaimed journalist Yossi Klein Halevi interweaves the stories of a group of 1967 paratroopers who reunited Jerusalem, tracing the history of Israel and the divergent ideologies shaping it from the Six-Day War to the present. Following the lives of seven young members from the 55th Paratroopers Reserve Brigade, the unit responsible for restoring Jewish sovereignty to Jerusalem, Halevi reveals how this band of brothers ...
Divided We Stand
Remember Point, Inc., 2012
"Divided We Stand" by Howard Steinberg is a suspenseful, literary thriller. Political power plays, international intrigue, and sexual liaisons that catapult into murder are tightly plotted in this heart-pounding, action-packed thriller. The book takes place in the near future, and the United States no longer exists as we know it -- now shattered into five contentious nations. Marcel Crisp, a multiracial renowned journalist, ...
The Divided Mind: The Epidemic of Mindbody Disorders
John E. Sarno
The book that will change the way we think about health and illness, The Divided Mind is the crowning achievement of Dr. John E. Sarno's distinguished career as a groundbreaking medical pioneer, going beyond pain to address the entire spectrum of psychosomatic (mindbody) disorders. The interaction between the generally reasonable, rational, ethical, moral conscious mind and the repressed feelings of emotional pain, hurt, sadness, and anger ...
Divided (Volume 5)
Rachel Humphrey - D'aigle
CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Truth can hurt, but secrets can kill... “His father looked down at him with greedy eyes, lunging forward, and in one fluid motion plunged the dagger deeply and directly into his son's immortal heart.” - Book Five in the Fated Saga. When the truths you have believed all your life turn out to be lies… When you are betrayed by the very people that have sworn to protect you… When you discover your life is no longer your own… What would you ...
Divided Within: An Andrew Banks Novel
Houston area private eye Andrew Banks is hired by sixteen-year-old Mercedes Vega to figure out what's dividing her parents. As soon as he meets the rest of the Vega family he realizes that the situation is only one step away from becoming dire. He puts the safety of the family over everything else until the case hits much too close to home and it becomes a race against a wealthy restaurant owner that ultimately turns deadly.
Divided Soul: The Life Of Marvin Gaye
Da Capo Press
Drawing from interviews conducted before Marvin Gaye's death, acclaimed music writer David Ritz has created a full-scale portrait of the brilliant but tormented artist. With a cast of characters that includes Diana Ross, Berry Gordy, Smokey Robinson, and Stevie Wonder, this intimate biography is a definitive and enduring look at the man who embodied the very essence of the word soul.
Divided Minds: Twin Sisters and Their Journey Through Schizophrenia
Pamela Spiro Wagner
St. Martin's Griffin
Growing up in the fifties, Carolyn Spiro was always in the shadow of her more intellectually dominant and social outgoing twin, Pamela. But as the twins approached adolescence, Pamela began to succumb to schizophrenia, hearing disembodied voices and eventually suffering many breakdowns and hospitalizations. Divided Minds is a dual memoir of identical twins, one of whom faces a life sentence of schizophrenia, and the other who becomes a ...
Divided in Death
J. D. Robb
The first hardcover in the series-now in paperback. The novel that brings it all together...
Divided by Faith: Evangelical Religion and the Problem of Race in America
Michael O. Emerson
Oxford University Press, USA
Through a nationwide telephone survey of 2,000 people and an additional 200 face-to-face interviews, Michael O. Emerson and Christian Smith probed the grassroots of white evangelical America. They found that despite recent efforts by the movement's leaders to address the problem of racial discrimination, evangelicals themselves seem to be preserving America's racial chasm. In fact, most white evangelicals see no systematic discrimination against ...
The Divided Self: An Existential Study in Sanity and Madness (Penguin Psychology)
R. D. Laing
Dr. Laing's first purpose is to make madness and the process of going mad comprehensible. In this, with case studies of schizophrenic patients, he succeeds brilliantly, but he does more: through a vision of sanity and madness as 'degrees of conjunction and disjunction between two persons where the one is sane by common consent' he offers a rich existential analysis of personal alienation. The outsider, estranged from himself and society, ...
The Righteous Mind: Why Good People Are Divided by Politics and Religion (Vintage)
As America descends deeper into polarization and paralysis, social psychologist Jonathan Haidt has done the seemingly impossible—challenged conventional thinking about morality, politics, and religion in a way that speaks to everyone on the political spectrum. Drawing on his twenty five years of groundbreaking research on moral psychology, he shows how moral judgments arise not from reason but from gut feelings. He shows why liberals, ...
The Divided Brain and the Search for Meaning
Yale University Press, 2012
In this 10,000-word essay, written to complement Iain McGilchrist's acclaimed The Master and His Emissary , the author asks why - despite the vast increase in material well-being - people are less happy today than they were half a century ago, and suggests that the division between the two hemispheres of the brain has a critical effect on how we see and understand the world around us. In particular, McGilchrist suggests, the left hemisphere's ...
The Candle Star (Divided Decade Trilogy, 1)
After a tantrum, Emily Preston is shipped from her plantation home to her inn-keeping uncle in Detroit. There Emily meets Malachi, son of freed slaves, who challenges many ideas she grew up believing. But when Emily stumbles upon two runaways hidden in her uncle's barn, she finds that old ways die hard. And Mr. Burrows, the charming Southern slave catcher, is only yards away, lodged in the hotel. Divided Decade Trilogy, book one. **Each ...
The Price of Inequality: How Today's Divided Society Endangers Our Future
Joseph E. Stiglitz
W. W. Norton & Company
A forceful argument against America's vicious circle of growing inequality by the Nobel Prize–winning economist. America currently has the most inequality, and the least equality of opportunity, among the advanced countries. While market forces play a role in this stark picture, politics has shaped those market forces. In this best-selling book, Nobel Prize–winning economist Joseph E. Stiglitz exposes the efforts of well-heeled interests to ...
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