If I Live
Score: 4.5
From 150 Ratings

If I Live


  • Author: Terri Blackstock
  • Release Date : 2018-03-06
  • Genre: Religious
  • File Size: 2521045 Bytes


“If I Live is a grabber from page one, delivering an exhilarating mix of chase, mystery, and spiritual truth. Longtime Blackstock fans will be delighted, and new Blackstock fans will be made.” —James Scott Bell, bestselling author of the Mike Romeo thrillersTHE HUNT IS ALMOST OVER.Casey Cox is still on the run after being indicted for murder. The hunt that began with her bloody footprints escalates, and she’s running out of places to hide. Her face is all over the news, and her disguises are no longer enough. It’s only a matter of time before someone recognizes her.Dylan Roberts, the investigator who once hunted her, is now her only hope. Terrifying attempts on Dylan’s life could force Casey out of hiding. The clock is ticking on both the...

Immortal in Death
Score: 4.5
From 709 Ratings

Immortal in Death


  • Author: J. D. Robb
  • Release Date : 1996-07-01
  • Genre: Suspense
  • File Size: 901511 Bytes


She was one of the most sought-after women in the world. A top model who would stop at nothing to get what she wanted -- even another woman's man. And now she was dead, the victim of a brutal murder. Police lieutenant Eve Dallas put her professional life on the line to take the case when suspicion fell on her best friend, the other woman in the fatal love triangle. Beneath the facade of glamour, Eve found that the world of high fashion thrived on an all-consuming passion for youth and fame. One that led from the runway to the dark underworld of New York City where drugs could fulfill any desire -- for a price . . ....

Little People  BIG DREAMS  Women in Science

Little People BIG DREAMS Women in Science


  • Author : Isabel Sanchez Vegara
  • Publisher : Frances Lincoln Children's Books
  • Release Date : 2018-10-04
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1786034298


Little People BIG DREAMS Women in Science Book Description :

Meet three inspirational women from the world of science: Ada Lovelace, Amelia Earhart, and Marie Curie! This boxed gift set of three hardcover books from the internationally best-selling Little People, BIG DREAMS series introduces little dreamers to the lives of these incredible women who worked in the field of science…and changed the world. In these remarkable true stories, learn how three women overcame hardship to achieve great success in science. Ada—despite growing up without a father and becoming very sick with measles as a child—went on to become the world's first computer programmer. Amelia challenged conventional stereotypes, showing the world how brave and adventurous a woman could be by setting aviation records and undertaking dange...

Women in Science
Score: 5
From 5 Ratings

Women in Science


  • Author : Rachel Ignotofsky
  • Publisher : Ten Speed Press
  • Release Date : 2016-07-26
  • Genre: Young Adult Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781607749776


Women in Science Book Description :

It’s a scientific fact: Women rock! A charmingly illustrated and educational book, New York Times best seller Women in Science highlights the contributions of fifty notable women to the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) from the ancient to the modern world. Full of striking, singular art, this fascinating collection also contains infographics about relevant topics such as lab equipment, rates of women currently working in STEM fields, and an illustrated scientific glossary. The trailblazing women profiled include well-known figures like primatologist Jane Goodall, as well as lesser-known pioneers such as Katherine Johnson, the African-American physicist and mathematician who calculated the trajectory of the 1969 Apo...

Women and Science

Women and Science


  • Author : Suzanne Le-May Sheffield
  • Publisher : Rutgers University Press
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780813537375


Women and Science Book Description :

From Maria Winkelman's discovery of the comet of 1702 to the Nobel Prize-winning work of twentieth-century scientist Barbara McClintock, women have played a central role in modern science. Their successes have not come easily, nor have they been consistently recognized. This book examines the challenges and barriers women scientists have faced and chronicles their achievements as they struggled to attain recognition for their work in the male-dominated world of modern science....

International Women in Science
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

International Women in Science


  • Author : Catharine M. C. Haines
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2001
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781576070901


International Women in Science Book Description :

"From aviators to zoologists, the A-Z entries of this volume include a significant number of living scientists, some of whom have contributed material. By personally corresponding with these women, visiting obscure museums and archives, and uncovering many primary sources, Catharine M. C. Haines has collected in one volume a scope of information that can be found nowhere else. Full end-of-entry bibliographies, a list of the women scientists by specialty, and a comprehensive index make this title an indispensable starting point for further research on international female scientists."--BOOK JACKET....

Women in Physics

Women in Physics


  • Author : Mary Wissinger
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2021-04-06
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 193849234X


Women in Physics Book Description :

Delve into the wonders of physics! Learn alongside inspirational women physicists whose innovations changed the world. Discover the power of curiosity and resilience through a conversation between a spunky young protagonist, asking questions about the world around her, and a scientifically astute narrator, whose answers are both accurate and understandable to young minds. Women in Physics is the perfect place for children to start their own journeys of discovery and wonder....

Paths to Career and Success for Women in Science

Paths to Career and Success for Women in Science


  • Author : Britta Thege
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2014-02-04
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9783658040611


Paths to Career and Success for Women in Science Book Description :

Gender equality in science is a major challenge for higher education systems, which are facing many constraints. This book presents some of the latest research findings from Germany, South Africa and Austria on women’s careers in science and research. The volume provides insights into the research system from a female career perspective, and highlights the lessons women can learn from the findings in order to promote their own careers....

Women  Science  and Technology

Women Science and Technology


  • Author : Mary Wyer
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 2001
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0415926068


Women Science and Technology Book Description :

This reader provides an introduction to the gendering of science and the impact women are making in laboratories around the world. The republished essays included in this collection are both personal tales from women scientists and essays on the nature of science itself, covering such controversial issues like the under-representation of women in science, reproductive technology, sociobiology, evolutionary theory, and the notion of objective science....

Women in Science

Women in Science


  • Author : Rachel Ignotofsky
  • Publisher : Clarkson Potter
  • Release Date : 2017-03-07
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781607749813


Women in Science Book Description :

Collecting the fifty most iconic illustrations from the book Women in Science, this box of 100 postcards is the perfect gift for fans of Rachel's work, budding scientists and anyone who wishes to champion the great contribution women have made to all branches of science. From well known figures like Marie Curie to unsung heroes, these cards are perfect to send as greetings or hang as mini artistic masterworks....

Women Scientists

Women Scientists


  • Author : Magdolna Hargittai
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2015-03-04
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780199360000


Women Scientists Book Description :

Magdolna Hargittai uses over fifteen years of in-depth conversation with female physicists, chemists, biomedical researchers, and other scientists to form cohesive ideas on the state of the modern female scientist. The compilation, based on sixty conversations, examines unique challenges that women with serious scientific aspirations face. In addition to addressing challenges and the unjustifiable underrepresentation of women at the higher levels of academia, Hargittai takes a balanced approach by discussing how some of the most successful of these women have managed to obtain professional success and personal happiness. Women Scientists portrays scientists from different backgrounds, different geographical regions-eighteen countries from four contin...