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The Fiddler in the Subway: The Story of the World-Class Violinist Who Played for Handouts. . . And Other ...
Simon & Schuster, 2010
GENE WEINGARTEN IS THE O. HENRY OF AMERICAN JOURNALISM Simply the best storyteller around, Weingarten describes the world as you think it is before revealing how it actually is—in narratives that are by turns hilarious, heartwarming, and provocative, but always memorable. Millions of people know the title piece about violinist Joshua Bell, which originally began as a stunt: What would happen if you put a world-class musician outside a ...
This Little Light: Beyond a Baptist Preacher Predator and His Gang
Foremost Press, 2009
In this groundbreaking memoir and exposé, Christa Brown tells the story of clergy sex abuse and cover-ups in the largest Protestant denomination, the Southern Baptist Convention. As she shares her journey from trusting church girl to tenacious advocate for children's safety, Brown shines a light on the patterns of preacher-predators and the collusion of evangelical leaders. This Little Light speaks of the unspeakable, and in doing so, testifies ...
Dear Sparkle: Cat-to-Cat Advice from the world's foremost feline columnist
Sparkle the Cat
Sage advice straight from the mouth of the world's most pointed puss! • My human is moving in with her boyfriend, so we'll have to leave our apartment and my perfect birdwatching perch. I need to know how to get rid of him! • Our pet sitter smells weird. Is there any way to make her less stinky? • My humans like to sleep when it's obviously the best time to play! Have any ideas for how to wake them up? Face it, felines, your humans ...
All the Bishop's Men
Foremost Press, 2013
"A whodunit that will keep you turning the pages until the very end." The Phoenix police are called in when the body of a Catholic priest is found slumped over a desk with a gun in his hand. Lt. Nick Greer is assigned to this case of an apparent suicide. But trusting his gut feelings, Lt. Greer comes to believe this case involves much more than anyone had imagined. Despite pressure from his boss, department heads, local government ...
Moviemakers' Master Class: Private Lessons from the World's Foremost Directors
Faber & Faber, 2002
From Scorsese and Lynch to Wenders and Godard, interviews with twenty of the world's greatest directors on how they make films--and why Each great filmmaker has a secret method to his moviemaking--but each of them is different. In Moviemaker Master Class , Laurent Tirard talks to twenty of today's most important filmmakers to get to the core of each director's approach to film, exploring the filmmaker's vision as well as his technique, while ...
Fantasy Football for Winners: The Kick-Ass Guide to Dominating Your League From the World's Foremost ...
B. J. Rudell
Extra Point Press
Sick of never winning a fantasy title? Then stop complaining and do something about it. Incorporating groundbreaking statistical analysis, graphs, illustrations, and impressively large words like "impressively," Fantasy Football for Winners gives you the tools to dominate your league year after year until you are too senile to care. Learn earth-shattering solutions to brain-shattering quandaries such as: Neutralizing the adverse impact of ...
The Complete Poems of Cavafy: A new Translation of the Foremost Greek Poet of the 20th Century
Harcourt, Brace & World
Cavafy, the foremost modern Greek poet, is a master at presenting a scene, an intense feeling, or an idea in direct, unornamented verse. Many of the poems are openly homosexual. Sixty-three newly translated poems have been added to the widely praised edition which includes the classic poem “Ithaca.” Introduction by W. H. Auden. Translated by Rae Dalven.
RICHARD HALLIBURTON'S COMPLETE BOOK OF MARVELS. (The Exciting Travels in the New World and Old of America's ...
7 Strategies for Wealth & Happiness: Power Ideas from America's Foremost Business Philosopher
No one has to choose between wealth and happiness--after all, they both spring from the same fountain of abundance. Jim Rohn, "America's foremost business philosopher", shows how to unlock the fountain of prosperity within you through seven keys to success. He has transformed the lives of literally millions of people through his inspirational seminars and popular audiotapes. This book, first released in 1986, has sold more than 56,000 copies.
The Final Victim
I. J. Sarfeh
Foremost Press, 2006
In rural Michigan, a famed athlete undergoes a routine operation. Six weeks later he is dead, victim of a bizarre form of cancer. In Los Angeles, a radio announcer dies of the same cause. Coincidence? Dr. Greg Dostoyov, the athlete's surgeon, and biologist Kate Adams do not think so. Their quest for answers begins in a remote Scottish laboratory. Greg stumbles upon a photograph of stem cells resembling those that caused the athlete's death. The ...
Foremost Press, 2009
Gone Over is the story of the American Revolution seen through the reverse lens of British Intelligence--a view never quite seen before. Israel Potter is the best known private soldier of the Revolution, and his story takes the reader through the maelstrom of the war. From a beginning in captivity, Potter's life touches every major figure of this secret war, starting with the underground Friends of America in England and continuing through ...
The Green Pharmacy: Herbal Remedies for Common Diseases and Conditions from the World's Foremost Authority on ...
James A. Duke
Rodale International Ltd
Duke shares his knowledge of safe, natural remedies and shows how to tap into these hidden reserves of healing power. These include an all-natural remedy to lessen the pain of arthritis and a fruit with anti-inflammatory properties to produce long-term relief for back pain.
On Divers Arts (Dover Art Instruction)
"I have made it my concern to hunt out this technique for your study as I learned it by looking and listening." On Divers Arts , c. 1122, is the oldest extant manual on artistic crafts to be written by a practicing artist. Before Theophilus, manuscripts on the arts came from scholars and philosophers standing outside the actual profession. On Divers Arts describes actual 12th-century techniques in painting, glass, and metalwork, which the ...
Foremost Press, 2008
Inspector Levent, Istanbul Homicide, is on vacation when his most sensational case is handed off to him. How can he stop the past from invading the present with fire that literally burns its victims alive? What kind of vengeance consumes without ever being quenched? "Devil's Feathers" answers these questions and more.
A Treasury of Great Recipes-Famous Specialities of the Worlds Foremost Resturants Adapted for the American ...
Vincent & Mary Price
The actor Vincent Price and his wife loved food and were invited to eat all over the world. Here are recipes from restaurants the world over (often with menus reproduced), color photos of the places and special dishes-some with Vincent in them, and delightful stories of their experiences. This is a detailed portrait of world famous restaurants that includes menus, pictures and recipes from them, as enjoyed by Vincent Price and his wife Mary. ...
A TREASURY OF AMERICAN PRINTS
Thomas (editor) Craven
Simon & Schuster
A Treasury Of American Prints: A Selection Of One Hundred Etchings and Lithographs by the Foremost Living American Artists. by Thomas Craven. New York: Simon and Schuster, Inc., 1939. First Edition. 200 pages. Hardcover. Solid copy, moderate wear
Elegant Irish Cooking: Hundreds of Recipes from the World's Foremost Irish Chefs
Noel C. Cullen
The dishes presented in Elegant Irish Cooking are served in Ireland's best restaurants and homes.
Under the Rose is first and foremost an experience; an oasis of beauty, strength: a love story
Freedom Road Publishing, 2014
"Under the Rose" is first and foremost an experience; an oasis of beauty, strength, mystery, and sensual spirituality. It is a beautifully written story of splendid love between a man and a woman referred to simply as “he” and “she”, who know that one day they will find each other, either here on earth or on the other side. However, fate does not require them to wait; benevolence shines upon them in a small Midwestern town, where they ...
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