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Standing in Another Man's Grave (Inspector Rebus)
Back Bay Books
"Thrilling...Rebus returns-and welcome." ( Kirkus Reviews ) For more than ten years, Nina Hazlitt feared the worst about her daughter's disappearance. The police investigation ground to a halt long ago, and her pleas to the cold case department go unheard. Until she meets the newest member of the team: former Detective John Rebus. Two more women have gone missing from the same road where Sally Hazlitt was last seen, and Rebus senses a ...
Standing Strong: How to Resist the Enemy of Your Soul (John MacArthur Study)
John MacArthur Jr.
David C. Cook
Spiritual warfare is a divisive subject for today’s church. Some Christians focus solely on the immediate world around them, living as if there’s no spiritual opposition to God’s people and His kingdom. Others take an aggressive stance, where confronting the enemy becomes a constant pursuit in their lives. John MacArthur believes the truth is found between these extremes. Standing Strong offers a balanced, biblically sound approach ...
Standing at the Scratch Line: A Novel (Strivers Row)
Raised in the steamy bayous of New Orleans in the early 1900s, LeRoi "King" Tremain, caught up in his family's ongoing feud with the rival DuMont family, learns to fight. But when the teenage King mistakenly kills two white deputies during a botched raid on the DuMonts, the Tremains' fear of reprisal forces King to flee Louisiana. King thus embarks on an adventure that first takes him to France, where he fights in World War I as a member of ...
Standing on My Own Two Feet: A Child's Affirmation of Love in the Midst of Divorce
Price Stern Sloan
Addison is a regular kid whose parents are going through a divorce, but he knows that no matter what happens, his parents will always love him. The text in this beautifully illustrated picture book is inspiring, gentle, and uplifting, and teaches kids that having two homes to live in can be just as great as having two strong feet to stand on.
Standing in the Shadows of Motown: The Life and Music of Legendary Bassist James Jamerson
(Guitar Book). Bassist James Jamerson was the embodiment of the Motown spirit and groove the invisible entity whose playing inspired thousands. His tumultuous life and musical brilliance are explored in depth through hundreds of interviews, 49 transcribed musical scores, two hours of recorded all-star performances, and more than 50 rarely seen photos in this stellar tribute to behind-the-scenes Motown. Features a 120-minute CD! Allan Slutsky's ...
Standing (The Waterblaze Trilogy) (Volume 1)
Double Eagle Media
In a future where two tyrants hold the world in an iron grip, humanity is about to meet its doom. An empathic girl from the past is called to action by a group of technologically advanced mermaids. An apocalypse is coming. Along with fellow time traveler, Force, she is sent to the future as the last hope for humanity. The stakes are high, the odds against her. Can she overcome her fears and step into her destiny? Can she lead a people to ...
Born Standing Up: A Comic's Life
The riveting, mega-bestselling, beloved and highly acclaimed memoir of a man, a vocation, and an era named one of the ten best nonfiction titles of 2007 by Time and Entertainment Weekly . In the mid-seventies, Steve Martin exploded onto the comedy scene. By 1978 he was the biggest concert draw in the history of stand-up. In 1981 he quit forever. This book is, in his own words, the story of “why I did stand-up and why I walked away.” ...
Standing Strong: A Novel
Four women, four friends, and four very different lives that intertwine through time and space... In this coming-of-age novel, the faith and friendship of four young women is tested when they face decisions that will change their lives forever. Love and romance is never easy, especially for Christian friends who struggle to live spiritual lives when real-life issues conflict with everything that they have ever believed is right. As Susie ...
Yoga Mat Companion 1: Anatomy for Vinyasa Flow and Standing Poses
Master the science behind Vinyasa Flow and the standing poses of Hatha Yoga. Dr. Ray Long guides you on a visual narrative through the anatomy, biomechanics, and physiology of this ancient art, decoding each pose along the way. The Mat Companion series provides you with beautifully illustrated, step-by-step instructions on how to use scientific principles to obtain the maximum benefit from your practice. Each book includes the Bandha Yoga ...
Standing By: A Knight's Tale #2
Mitch Knight 1. Loves a good challenge 2. Never turns his back on a dare 3. Loves to create nicknames 4. Nobody cooks better than him 5. Doesn’t believe in love When Parker Welsh sells Mitch Knight his organic restaurant, Willows, he not only gives Mitch ownership; but everything entangled with it. Including the annoying pastry chef who supplies the muffins and cupcakes. Hayley Roth-Welsh 1. Loves To-Do Lists and Five-Year ...
Standing Firm in These Last Days: 1 & 2 Thessalonians (The New Inductive Study Series)
Harvest House Publishers
Jesus is coming soon! Many Christians feel inadequate and worry about this event. By delving into and applying the wisdom the apostle Paul shares with the Thessalonians, they can become confident in their walk with God.
Standing By and Making Do: Women of Wartime Los Alamos
Los Alamos Historical Society
Nine residents describe their lives in Los Alamos while the atomic bomb was being developed. The shock of arrival, housing conditions, security and secrecy, medical care, relations with Pueblo neighbors, and more told with insight and humor. Not Quite Eden is the chapter title for Jane Wilson's part of this book, and it describes life in wartime Los Alamos perfectly. The setting was remote, and there were few amenities. Housing accommodations ...
Standing for Something: 10 Neglected Virtues That Will Heal Our Hearts and Homes
Gordon B. Hinckley
In this national bestseller, the president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Gordon B. Hinckley, has created a classic look at the values that can change our world--and how to stand up for them. Drawing on anecdotes from his much-admired life of faith and service, as well as examples from American culture today, he examines ten virtues that have always illuminated the path to a better world: love, honesty, morality, civility, ...
Standing Tall: A Memoir of Tragedy and Triumph
C. Vivian Stringer
Three Rivers Press
“Lots of people have dreams, but C. Vivian Stringer is the dream—a coalminer’s daughter who believed when her Poppa told her there was no obstacle she could not surmount. And she lives that dream, teaching others to rise up to meet challenges, turning underdogs into champions again and again—on and off the court. This is the quintessential American story, of a woman and of a family pulling together against the odds. Standing Tall ...
Standing Up to Peer Pressure: A Guide to Being True to You (Elf-Help Books for Kids)
Elf-help Books for Kids - Addressing the needs of children and the adults who care for them. Softcover; 32 pages. 8" x 8".
Evolved Publishing LLC, 2014
Stones by Ruby Standing Deer Evolved Publishing brings you another rare glimpse into ancient American Indian culture, in the third book by award-winning author Ruby Standing Deer. [DRM-Free] [Historical Fiction, American Indian, Cultural Heritage] In Book 3 of the saga of Shining Light’s people, the reader is swept into the changing world of ancient Native America. The peace that Shining Light and his family have enjoyed in the Land of ...
Standing By: #3 (Road House)
Pan never thought she’d still be trying for the man she wants after a year. But with a sister months away from delivery and a dangerous thug out to get her, she might just have to put away her feelings and move on. Emilio is trapped. Having the woman he's always wanted will put her in serious danger, but staying away from her is a pain he can’t bear. With fate forcing Emilio and Pan into each other’s path, they’ll have to confront ...
Dancing Standing Still: Healing the World from a Place of Prayer; A New Edition of A Lever and a Place to ...
Now in a new edition, this thought-provoking book by popular author Richard Rohr offers a critique of religion as a system that often creates an alternative pious world without really challenging oppression, materialism, and sectarianism in our modern world. Religion, he says, without this contemplative stance is often part of the problem. Drawing from Jesus parable of the rich man, Rohr believes that religion can only rediscover itself as a ...
Standing Room Only: Marketing Insights for Engaging Performing Arts Audiences
Joanne Scheff Bernstein
If you are a performing arts manager, marketer, educator, student, board member, or consultant, you will find this book indispensable. Standing Room Only is a comprehensive, newly revised, and up-to-date sourcebook of marketing strategies and techniques for theater, music, dance, and opera organizations. It presents the ideas and information you need to attract and engage current and potential customers effectively and efficiently today and ...
Standing on Common Ground: The Making of a Sunbelt Borderland
Geraldo L. Cadava
Harvard University Press
Under constant surveillance and policed by increasingly militarized means, Arizona's border is portrayed in the media as a site of sharp political and ethnic divisions. But this view obscures the region's deeper history. Bringing to light the shared cultural and commercial ties through which businessmen and politicians forged a transnational Sunbelt, Standing on Common Ground recovers the vibrant connections between Tucson, Arizona, and the ...
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