Falling in Deeper

Falling in Deeper


  • Author : Shayla Black
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2016-07-05
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780698164000


Falling in Deeper Book Description :

A tragic past threatens to destroy a passionate future in this dangerously sexy new novel from the New York Times bestselling author of Wicked for You. After a violent tragedy nearly destroyed her, Lily Taylor ran away, changed her name, and started over. When her deadly nemesis resurfaces to eliminate his loose end, she turns to the last man she should trust—a stranger with a history of violence and an intoxicating sexuality she can’t refuse… Though strong-armed into locating Lily to help put away a drug lord, ex-con Stone Sutter isn’t anyone’s snitch. When he finds the terrified beauty, he vows to keep her safe—but he isn’t sure he has the strength to shield her from his own desires. As an unquenchable fire sparks between them, Lily...

Preparing Teachers for Deeper Learning at University of Colorado Denver

Preparing Teachers for Deeper Learning at University of Colorado Denver


  • Author : Channa M. Cook-Harvey
  • Publisher : Harvard Education Press
  • Release Date : 2019-05-28
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781682533406


Preparing Teachers for Deeper Learning at University of Colorado Denver Book Description :

The University of Colorado Denver case is one of seven that form the basis for the arguments and analyses presented in Preparing Teachers for Deeper Learning. Each case outlines the context, vision, and practices guiding a particular program’s enactment, and includes sample curricula, assessment and feedback forms, and the program details that have contributed to its success. The cases are valuable reading for educators involved in developing teacher candidates who are self-directed, collaborative, social justice–focused, and prepared to meet the needs of today’s students and a changing society....

Glass Soup
Score: 4
From 8 Ratings

Glass Soup


  • Author : Jonathan Carroll
  • Publisher : Macmillan
  • Release Date : 2006-11-28
  • Genre: Fiction
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  • ISBN 10 : 9781466820760


Glass Soup Book Description :

For connoisseurs of imaginative fiction, the novels of Jonathan Carroll are a special treat that occupy a space all their own. His surreal fictions, which deftly mix the everyday with the extraordinary, have won him a devoted following. Now, in Glass Soup, Carroll continues to astound . . . . The realm of the dead is built from the dreams--and nightmares--of the living. Octopuses drive buses. God is a polar bear. And a crowded highway literally leads to hell. Once before, Vincent Ettrich and his lover, Isabelle Neukor, crossed over from life to death and back again. Now Isabelle bears a very special child, who may someday restore the ever-changing mosaic that is reality. Unless the agents of Chaos can lure her back to the land of the dead--and trap h...

Let Go and Live in the Now
Score: 4
From 2 Ratings

Let Go and Live in the Now


  • Author : Guy Finley
  • Publisher : Red Wheel
  • Release Date : 2004-10-01
  • Genre: Self-Help
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781609251543


Let Go and Live in the Now Book Description :

“If you want to have more happiness, joy, and fulfillment in your life, read this book and dance in the streets.”—Michael Toms, author of A Time for Choices That chronic, nagging sense of discontent, that sneaky feeling that something is missing from life, that secret yearning for “something more” can all be healed. In Let Go and Live in the Now, bestselling author Guy Finley brings the great Wisdom Teachings of centuries past into our lives in an intimate, accessible way. Each chapter tackles a hurt that keeps us from experiencing inner peace and happiness and includes a brief essay and a contemporary teaching story followed by exercises to help readers incorporate the teaching into everyday life. Each chapter ends with “Ask the Masters,...

Falling in Love with Hominids
Score: 4
From 8 Ratings

Falling in Love with Hominids


  • Author : Nalo Hopkinson
  • Publisher : Tachyon Publications
  • Release Date : 2015-07-20
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781616961992


Falling in Love with Hominids Book Description :

An alluring new collection from the author of the New York Times Notable Book, Midnight Robber Nalo Hopkinson (Brown Girl in the Ring, The Salt Roads, Sister Mine) is an internationally-beloved storyteller. Hailed by the Los Angeles Times as having "an imagination that most of us would kill for," her Afro-Caribbean, Canadian, and American influences shine in truly unique stories that are filled with striking imagery, unlikely beauty, and delightful strangeness. In this long-awaited collection, Hopkinson continues to expand the boundaries of culture and imagination. Whether she is retelling The Tempest as a new Caribbean myth, filling a shopping mall with unfulfilled ghosts, or herding chickens that occasionally breathe fire, Hopkinson continues to cr...

Every Love Story Is a Ghost Story
Score: 3.5
From 28 Ratings

Every Love Story Is a Ghost Story


  • Author : D. T. Max
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2012-08-30
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781101601112


Every Love Story Is a Ghost Story Book Description :

The acclaimed New York Times–bestselling biography and “emotionally detailed portrait of the artist as a young man” (Michiko Kakutani, The New York Times) Since his untimely death by suicide at the age of forty-six in 2008, David Foster Wallace has become more than the representative writer of his literary generation—he has become a symbol of sincerity and honesty in an inauthentic age, a figure whose reputation and reach grow by the day. In this compulsively readable biography, D. T. Max charts Wallace’s tormented, anguished, and often triumphant battle to succeed as a novelist as he fights off depression and addiction to emerge with his masterpiece, Infinite Jest. Written with the cooperation of Wallace family members and friends and with...

Bangladesh

Bangladesh


  • Author : International Monetary Fund. African Dept.
  • Publisher : International Monetary Fund
  • Release Date : 2012-10-31
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781475539158


Bangladesh Book Description :

Poverty Reduction Strategy Papers are prepared by member countries in broad consultation with stakeholders and development partners, including the staffs of the World Bank and the IMF. Updated with annual progress reports, they describe the countries macroeconomic, structural, and social policies in support of growth and poverty reduction, as well as associated external financing needs and major sources of financing. This country document for Bangladesh is being available on the IMF website by agreement of the member country as a service to users of the IMF website....

Walt Whitman s America

Walt Whitman s America


  • Author : David S. Reynolds
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release Date : 1996
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780679767091


Walt Whitman s America Book Description :

A study of the life and works of one of America's finest poets is set against the social, cultural, and political backdrop of his time, offering new insights into his poetry, ideas, and imagery...