Doug the Pug: The Coloring and Activity Book

Author Leslie Mosier ISBN-10 0062658824 ISBN-13 9780062658821 Year 2017-05-02 Pages 96 Language English Publisher Harper Design Download Link Click Here Get in on the fun with the King of Pop Culture Doug the Pug as he eats his way around the world in this delightful coloring book packed with dozens of illustrations and fun activities Whether hes cozying up on the couch with take out and television hanging out with celebrities on the red carpet or attending the latest music festival Doug the Pug has stolen hearts around the world In this adorable coloring book join Doug on his adventures sampling a wide range of wonderful flavors from country to country and coast to coast Along with 75 illustrations that capture the planets most famous pug with his local snack of choice this charming coloring book includes entertaining themed interactive activities As adorable as its namesake Doug the Pug is a must have for the kings fans dog lovers and coloring enthusiasts of all ages

Undocumented: How Immigration Became Illegal

Author Aviva Chomsky ISBN-10 0807001678 ISBN-13 9780807001677 Year 2014-05-13 Pages 256 Language English Publisher Beacon Press Download Link Click Here Explores what it means to be undocumented in a legal social economic and historical context In this illuminating work immigrant rights activist Aviva Chomsky shows how illegality and undocumentedness are concepts that were created to exclude and exploit With a focus on US policy she probes how people especially Mexican and Central Americans have been assigned this statusand to what ends Blending history with human drama Chomsky explores what it means to be undocumented in a legal social economic and historical context The result is a powerful testament of the complex contradictory and ever shifting nature of status in America

Too Big to Fail: The Inside Story of How Wall Street and Washington Fought to Save the Financial System–and Themselves

Author Andrew Ross Sorkin ISBN-10 0143118242 ISBN-13 9780143118244 Year 2010-09-07 Pages 640 Language English Publisher Penguin Books Download Link Click Here Named a Best Book of the Year by The Economist The Financial Times Business Week and800 CEO ReadWinner of the Gerald Loeb Award for Best Business BookToo Big To Fail is too good to put down It is the story of the actors in the most extraordinary financial spectacle in 80 years and it is told brilliantly The EconomistVigorously reported superbly organized For those of us who didnt pursue MBAsand have the penny ante salaries to prove itSorkins book offers a clear cogent explanation of what happened and why it matters Julia Keller Chicago TribuneSorkins prodigious reporting and lively writing put the reader in the room for some of the biggest dollar conference calls in history Its an entertaining brisk book Paul M Barrett The New York Times Book ReviewSorkins densely detailed and astonishing narrative of the epic financial crisis of 2008 is an extraordinary achievement that will be hard to surpass as the definitive account John Gapper Financial TimesA brilliantly reported true life thriller that goes behind the scenes of the financial crisis on Wall Street and in…

The Story of B

Author Daniel Quinn ISBN-10 0553379011 ISBN-13 9780553379013 Year 1997-12-01 Pages 352 Language English Publisher Bantam Download Link Click Here The Story of B combines Daniel Quinn s provocative and visionary ideas with a masterfully plotted story of adventure and suspense in this stunning resonant novel that is sure to stay with readers long after they have finished the last page Father Jared Osborne bound by a centuries old mandate held by his order to know before all others that the Antichrist is among us is sent to Europe on a mission to find a peripatetic preacher whose radical message is attracting a growing circle of followers The target of Osborne s investigation is an American known only as B He isn t teaching New Age platitudes or building a fanatical following instead he is quietly uncovering the hidden history of our planet redefining the fall of man and retracing a path of human spirituality that extends millions of years into the past From the beginning Fr Osborne is stunned outraged and awed by the simplicity and profundity of B s teachings Is B merely a heretic or is he the Antichrist sent to seduce humanity not with wickedness but with…

Fire Shut Up in My Bones

Author Charles M. Blow ISBN-10 0544570111 ISBN-13 9780544570115 Year 2015-09-01 Pages 240 Language English Publisher Mariner Books Download Link Click Here ANew York TimesNotable Book Lambda Literary Award Winner Long listed for the PEN Open Book Award Charles Blow is the James Baldwin of our age Washington Blade An exquisite memoir Delicately wrought and arresting New York TimesUniversally praised on its publication Fire Shut Up in My Bonesis a pioneering journalists indelible coming of age tale Charles M Blows mother was a fiercely driven woman with five sons brass knuckles in her glove box and a job plucking poultry at a factory near their segregated Louisiana town where slavery s legacy felt close When her philandering husband finally pushed her over the edge she fired a pistol at his fleeing back missing every shot thanks to love that blurred her vision and bent the barrel Charles was the baby of the family fiercely attached to his do right mother Until one day that divided his life into Before and Afterthe day an older cousin took advantage of the young boy The story of how Charles escaped that world to become one of Americas most innovative and respected public figures is…

Astonishing X-Men By Joss Whedon & John Cassaday Ultimate Collection Book 2

Author Joss Whedon ISBN-10 0785161953 ISBN-13 9780785161950 Year 2012-04-04 Pages 344 Language English Publisher Marvel Download Link Click Here The chart topping super team of Joss Whedon TV s Buffy The Vampire Slayer Runaways and John Cassaday Planetary Captain America return for more Astonishing X Men If you thought their past efforts were full of shocks and surprises hold onto your eyeballs because you haven t seen anything yet Things go from peculiar to just plain bizarre as Emma Frost s erratic behavior sends the X Men spinning in a nonstop downward spiral Will an unlikely union be the final straw After secretly lying in wait for months the new Hellfire Club makes its move Plus The X Man destined to destroy the Breakworld stands revealed Who is it and what will be their fate And will the X Men be able to protect Earth from certain destruction at the hands of the Breakworld When it s all over nothing will ever be the same No really we mean it

Notorious Nineteen: A Stephanie Plum Novel

Author Janet Evanovich ISBN-10 0345527763 ISBN-13 9780345527769 Year 2013-11-19 Pages 320 Language English Publisher Bantam Download Link Click Here 1 bestselling author Janet Evanovichs Stephanie Plum novels are irresistible Houston Chronicle stunning Booklist outrageous Publishers Weekly brilliantly evocative The Denver Post and making trouble and winning hearts USA Today New Jersey bounty hunter Stephanie Plum is certain of three truths People dont just vanish into thin air Never anger old people And dont do what Tiki tells you to do After a slow summer of chasing low level skips for her cousin Vinnies bail bonds agency Stephanie Plum finally lands an assignment that could put her checkbook back in the black Geoffrey Cubbin facing trial for embezzling millions from Trentons premier assisted living facility has mysteriously vanished from the hospital after an emergency appendectomy Now its on Stephanie to track him down Unfortunately Cubbin has disappeared without a trace a witness or his money hungry wife Rumors are stirring that he must have had help with the daring escape or that maybe he never made it out of his room alive Since the hospital staffs lips seem to be tighter than the security and its hard for Stephanie to blend…

Stand Up for Yourself & Your Friends: Dealing with Bullies & Bossiness and Finding a Better Way

Author Patti Kelley Criswell ISBN-10 1609587383 ISBN-13 9781609587383 Year 2016-03-01 Pages 64 Language English Publisher American Girl Download Link Click Here You can make a difference and this book is here to help It gives you the tools you need to recognize bullying and be prepared to handle it Take a quiz to learn your speak up style and read great advice from girls who have been in similar situations With tips that include wise words to use with bullies smart ways to ignore them and solid advice on getting an adult s help when needed you ll discover how you can make the world a safer happier place for yourself and your friends too

Love and Trouble: A Midlife Reckoning

Author Claire Dederer ISBN-10 1101946504 ISBN-13 9781101946503 Year 2017-05-09 Pages 256 Language English Publisher Knopf Download Link Click Here From the New York Times best selling author of Poser My Life in Twenty Three Yoga Poses a ferocious sexy hilarious memoir about going off the rails at midlife and trying to reconcile the girl she was with the woman she has become Claire Dederer is a happily married mother of two ages nine and twelve when she suddenly finds herself totally despondent and simultaneously suffering through a kind of erotic reawakening This exuberant memoir shifts between her present experience as a middle aged mom in the grip of mysterious new hungers and herself as a teenager when she last experienced life with such heightened sensitivity and longing From her hilarious chapter titles How to Have Sex with Your Husband of Seventeen Years to her subjects from the boyfriend she dumped at fourteen the moment she learned how to give herself an orgasm to the girls who ruled her elite private school when I left Oberlin I thought I had done with them forever but it turned out they also edited all the newspapers and magazines and wrote all the books…

But Why Does It Work?: Mathematical Argument in the Elementary Classroom

Author Susan Jo Russell ISBN-10 032508114X ISBN-13 9780325081144 Year 2017-04-04 Pages 176 Language English Publisher Heinemann Download Link Click Here If you ask students Why does that work do they know what you re asking and do you know what to listen for in their responses Do you have images of what mathematical argument looks like in the elementary grades and how to help students learn to engage in this important practice Do you have so much content to cover that finding time for this kind of work is difficult But Why Does It Work offers a simple efficient teaching model focused on mathematical argument for developing the ability of students to justify their thinking and engage with the reasoning of others Designed for individuals as well as study groups this book includes access to classroom ready instructional sequences each built on a model supporting students in noticing relationships across sets of problems equations or expressions articulating a claim about what they notice investigating their claim through representations such as manipulatives diagrams or story contexts using their representations to demonstrate why a claim must be true or not extending their thinking from one operation to another Establishing a classroom culture…