Holding Still for as Long as Possible
Score: 4.5
From 2 Ratings

Holding Still for as Long as Possible


  • Author : Zoe Whittall
  • Publisher : House of Anansi
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780887849640


Holding Still for as Long as Possible Book Description :

Presents a richly-detailed portrait of the generation of twenty-somethings raised in an era of anti-anxiety medication, text messaging, and terrorism threats, and offers a look at the world of anxiety disorders and celebrity gossip....

The Middle Ground
Score: 3
From 19 Ratings

The Middle Ground


  • Author : Zoe Whittall
  • Publisher : Orca Book Publishers
  • Release Date : 2010-04-01
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781554695089


The Middle Ground Book Description :

Missy Turner thinks of herself as the most ordinary woman in the world. She has a lot to be thankful for: a great kid, a loving husband, a job she enjoys and the security of living in the small town where she was born. Then one day everything gets turned upside down. She loses her job, catches her husband making out with the neighbor and is briefly taken hostage by a young man who robs the local café. With her world rapidly falling apart, Missy finds herself questioning the certainties she's lived with her whole life....

The Kaiser s Battle
Score: 3.5
From 2 Ratings

The Kaiser s Battle


  • Author : Martin Middlebrook
  • Publisher : Pen and Sword
  • Release Date : 2007-02-15
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781473819429


The Kaiser s Battle Book Description :

At 9.30am on 21 March 1918, the last great battle of the First World War commenced when three German armies struck a massive blow against the weak divisions of the British Third and Fifth Armies. It was the first day of what the Germans called the Kaiserschlacht (the Kaisers Battle), the series of attacks that were intended to break the deadlock on the Western Front, knock the British Army out of the war, and finally bring victory to Germany. In the event the cost of the gamble was so heavy that once the assault faltered, it remained for the Allies to push the exhausted German armies back and the War was at last over.Critics accounts:The clever blending of written and oral accounts from some 650 surviving British and German soldiers makes the book an...

Holding Still

Holding Still


  • Author : Zoe Dawson
  • Publisher : Zoe Dawson
  • Release Date : 2016-08-22
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780986153532


Holding Still Book Description :

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Background Noise  Second Edition

Background Noise Second Edition


  • Author : Brandon LaBelle
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing USA
  • Release Date : 2015-01-29
  • Genre: Music
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781628923544


Background Noise Second Edition Book Description :

Background Noise follows the development of sound as an artistic medium and illustrates how sound is put to use within modes of composition, installation, and performance. While chronological in its structure, Brandon LaBelle's book is informed by spatial thinking - weaving architecture, environments, and the specifics of location into the work of sound, with the aim of formulating an expansive history and understanding of sound art. At its center the book presupposes an intrinsic relation between sound and its location, galvanizing acoustics, sound phenomena, and the environmental with the tensions inherent in what LaBelle identifies as sound's relational dynamic. For the author, this is embedded within sound's tendency to become public expressed in...

A Stolen Life
Score: 3.5
From 205 Ratings

A Stolen Life


  • Author : Jaycee Dugard
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2011-07-12
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780857207142


A Stolen Life Book Description :

A raw and powerful memoir of Jaycee Lee Dugard's own story of being kidnapped as an 11-year-old and held captive for over 18 years On 10 June 1991, eleven-year-old Jaycee Dugard was abducted from a school bus stop within sight of her home in Tahoe, California. It was the last her family and friends saw of her for over eighteen years. On 26 August 2009, Dugard, her daughters, and Phillip Craig Garrido appeared in the office of her kidnapper's parole officer in California. Their unusual behaviour sparked an investigation that led to the positive identification of Jaycee Lee Dugard, living in a tent behind Garrido's home. During her time in captivity, at the age of fourteen and seventeen, she gave birth to two daughters, both fathered by Garrido. Dugard...

1864

1864


  • Author : James Cupelli
  • Publisher : Infinity Publishing
  • Release Date : 2006-07
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780741430823


1864 Book Description :

An alternative civil war history based on how history would have changed if Robert E. Lee had opposed the northward advance of the Union Army into Tennessee in late 1864 instead of John Bell Hood....

Forts Henry and Donelson

Forts Henry and Donelson


  • Author : Benjamin Franklin Cooling
  • Publisher : Univ. of Tennessee Press
  • Release Date : 2003-10
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1572332654


Forts Henry and Donelson Book Description :

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Dramatics

Dramatics


  • Author :
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1946
  • Genre: College and school drama
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : STANFORD:36105027757439


Dramatics Book Description :

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Sitting Still Like a Frog
Score: 5
From 2 Ratings

Sitting Still Like a Frog


  • Author : Eline Snel
  • Publisher : Shambhala Publications
  • Release Date : 2013-12-03
  • Genre: Family & Relationships
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780834829190


Sitting Still Like a Frog Book Description :

This introduction to mindfulness meditation for children and their parents includes practices that can help children calm down, become more focused, fall asleep more easily, alleviate worry, manage anger, and generally become more patient and aware....