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How to Build a Girl - Moran, C.

What do you do in your teenage years when you realise what your parents taught you wasn't enough? You must go out and find books and poetry and pop songs and bad heroes - and build yourself. It's 1990. Johanna Morrigan, 14, has shamed herself so badly on local TV that she decides that there's no point in being Johanna anymore and reinvents herself as Dolly Wilde - fast-talking, hard-drinking Gothic hero and full-time Lady Sex Adventurer! She will save her poverty stricken Bohemian family by bec...

How Cats Really Work - SNOW, A.

New cover reissue of the hilarious cat owner's manual! What is a cat's sinister mission on earth? Where do cats go at night? Why do dogs dislike cats so much? Find out the answers to all of these questions! and more. Packed full of cross-section illustrations revealing the astonishing truth about cats, this hilarious spoof pet-owner manual, reissued with an attractive new cover design, is a must-have for animal-crazy children and adults alike. Prepare to be amazed!

How to Draw Baby Animals - Regan, L.

How to Draw Baby Animals is full of fantastic guidance on different drawing techniques, as well as amazing facts about animals and their anatomy for kids to learn to draw like an expert! From professional techniques, such as shading to create fur and skin, How to Draw Baby Animals is a fantastic kids' drawing book to inspire creativity. Inside How to Draw Baby Animals: • 15 animals for kids to practise drawing • Clear, easy step-by-step drawing instructions for kids to follow • Important drawin...

How to Draw Animals - Hodge, S.

How to Draw Animals is full of fantastic guidance on different drawing techniques, such as drawing animals in action, so kids can learn to draw animals like an expert! From professional techniques, such as achieving the correct texture, to illustrations that demonstrate an animal's appearance, How to Draw Animals is a fantastic kids' drawing book to inspire creativity. Inside How to Draw Animals: • 15 animals for kids to practise drawing • Clear, easy step-by-step drawing instructions for kids ...

How the Endocrine System Works, 2nd Ed. - Neal, J. M.

How the Endocrine System Works is not another standard introduction to endocrinology, but an innovative and fun way to learn about the importance of the key glands in the human body and the hormones they control. It is explained in 9 easy-to-understand lectures, with additional material on the treatment and management of endocrine disorders. How the Endocrine System Works: • Is designed for those in need of a concise introduction to this fascinating area of medicine • Has been rigorously update...

Delta Teacher Development Series: Teaching Children How to L...

Teaching children how to learn is a groundbreaking book offering Primary language teachers a new and practical methodology based on the importance, now universally recognized in curricula around the world, of teaching children how to learn. Teaching children how to learn comes from authors Gail Ellis, British Council adviser on Young Learners and Quality for the EU region, and Nayr Ibrahim, Head of Young Learners and Bilingual Section at the British Council, Paris. The authors are passionate ab...

OUR WORLD Level 5 READER: HOW TIGER GOT HIS STRIPES

Many years ago Tiger's fur was all orange. But one day Tiger was tricked by a man, and that trick led to Tiger's fur getting stripes. What was the man's trick? Our World is a six-level primary series in British English that uses fun and fascinating National Geographic content, with stunning images and video, to give young learners the essential English language, skills, and knowledge they need to understand their world. National Geographic video inspires and motivates young learners Our World R...

OUR WORLD Level 6 READER: HOW QUETZALCOATL BROUGHT CHOCOLATE...

Long ago, only the gods had chocolate. Chocolate made them wise and strong. The gods kept the chocolate for themselves and did not share it with the people. But when one generous god decides to bring chocolate to the people, it makes the other gods very angry. Will they take chocolate away from the people? Our World is a six-level primary series in British English that uses fun and fascinating National Geographic content, with stunning images and video, to give young learners the essential Engl...

Real Fresh Coffee: How to Source, Roast, Grind and Brew the ...

Coffee is the most popular drink worldwide with around two billion cups consumed every day and more and more people are turning to good quality, fair trade coffee (premiumisation); evident by the number of independent coffee shops opening up in towns and cities as well as the number of us playing home barista as the choice of specialist beans and professional coffee-making gadgets grows. Real Fresh Coffee is the indispensable guide for those who want to understand more about how to source and b...

The Thing About Prague...: How I Gave it All Up for a New Li...

When Rachael Weiss left a good job, Thelma the cat and a normal life in Sydney for the romantic dream of being a writer in Prague she intended to stay forever. She lasted just three years, exasperated by the eccentricities of her ancestral city and its mind-boggling bureaucracy and customs. In this surprising and generous memoir full of warmth and unstoppable sociability, Rachael attempts to write her great novel, buy an apartment (any apartment!), dodge unscrupulous employers, and perhaps find...

How to be a Parisian: Wherever You Are - Mas, Diwan, Maigret...

How to Be Parisian brilliantly deconstructs the French woman's views on culture, fashion and attitude. Unlike other books on French style, this illustrated handbook is full of wit and self-deprecating humour. Authors - Anne Berest, Audrey Diwan, Caroline De Maigret and Sophie Mas - are bohemian free-thinkers and iconoclasts, and they are not afraid to cut through some of the myths. They say what you don't expect to hear, just the way you want to hear it. They are not against smoking in bed, and...

OUR WORLD Level 5 READER: HOW THE MILKY WAY BEGAN - O´SULLIV...

Long ago people told stories to explain how the universe began. The Cherokee people of North America believed that the Earth was an island on a big sea, and the sky was attached to it with ropes. They believed there was only a moon in the sky, with no stars to keep it company. What story did the Cherokee tell about how the Milky Way began? Our World is a six-level primary series in British English that uses fun and fascinating National Geographic content, with stunning images and video, to give...

5000-1: The Leicester City Story: How We Beat the Odds to Be...

The essential book on Leicester City FC’s incredible, victorious 2015-16 season, from the Leicester Mercury’s chief football writer Leicester City – a team facing relegation a year ago, priced at 5000-1 to finish top at the start of this season – won the 2015-16 Premier League in the greatest fairytale in football history. From the Leicester Mercury’s chief football writer Rob Tanner, and with unrivalled access to players, staff and fans, 5000-1: The Leicester City Story is Tanner’s diary of th...

Red Notice: How I Became Putin's No. 1 Enemy - Bill Browder

A real-life political thriller about an American financier in the Wild East of Russia, the murder of his principled young tax attorney, and his dangerous mission to expose the Kremlin's corruption. Bill Browder's journey started on the South Side of Chicago and moved through Stanford Business School to the dog-eat-dog world of hedge fund investing in the 1990s. It continued in Moscow, where Browder made his fortune heading the largest investment fund in Russia after the Soviet Union's collapse....

Without You, There is No Us: My Secret Life Teaching the Son...

It is 2011, and all universities in North Korea have been shut down for an entire year, except for the all-male Pyongyang University of Science and Technology. This is where Suki Kim has accepted a job teaching English. Over the next six months she will eat three meals a day with her young charges and struggle to teach them to write, all under the watchful eye of the regime. Life at the university is lonely and claustrophobic. Her letters are read by censors and she must hide her notes and phot...

ANGUS, THONGS AND FULL-FRONTAL SNOGGING - RENNISON, L.

Brilliantly funny, teenage angst author Louise Rennison's first book about the confessions of crazy but lovable Georgia Nicolson. Now repackaged in a gorgeous new paperback and looking even fatter than ever. Louise is an international best-selling author and her books can't fail to make you laugh out loud. There are six things very wrong with my life: I have one of those under-the-skin spots that will never come to a head but lurk in a red way for the next two years; it is on my nose; I have a ...

Silence: The Power of Quiet in a World Full of Noise - Thich...

We can spend a lot of time looking for happiness when the world right around us is full of wonder. But our hearts and minds are so full of noise that we can't always hear the call of life and love. To hear that call and respond to it, we need silence. In his beautiful new book, Buddhist monk and Nobel Peace Prize nominee Thich Nhat Hanh explains how mindfulness is the practice that stops the noise inside. With gentle anecdotes, simple Buddhist wisdom and practical exercises, he shows us how to ...

DK ENERGY - COCKBURN, D. (Illustr. by), WOODFORD, CH.

Discover the world around you in a new and exciting way You and the world around you are full of energy. From the food you eat to the awesome power of the stars, energy is a part of everything in the Universe. How much energy is there in a bolt of lightning? Why is there more heat in an iceberg than a cup of tea? Find out how energy affects your daily life, the ways it is released, how plants and animals use energy in extreme climates and see for yourself how it is everywhere. Special fold-out ...

USBORNE FIRST READING LEVEL 3: THE SCAREDY CAT - PUNTER, R.

This is a new title in the fantastic "First Reading" series, aimed at children who are beginning to read. Stanley is a cat who's scared of anything and everything. So how will he cope when his friends leave him on his own in a house full of strange noises? It is developed in consultation with Alison Kelly, who is a senior lecturer in education and an early reading specialist from Roehampton University.

Clinical Chemistry - Marshall, J.W., Bangert, S.K.

This book considers what happens to the body's chemistry when affected by disease. Each chapter explains the principle involved and its application to clinical practice. In addition, there is discussion of diagnostic techniques and specific details about patient management. This book stresses how clinical chemistry relates to the practice of medicine by incorporating over 100 real patient case histories. The text is comprehensive yet succinct and is complemented by 100 full colour line illustra...

Innocent Smoothie Recipe Book

The hard-working people at innocent spend their days blending all kinds of delicious ingredients to create smoothies and juices that taste good and do you good. These are their secret recipes. This book contains fancy juices, healthy smoothies for kids, some posh stuff and tons of classic innocent smoothies, as well as recipes from proper foodies like that nice Jamie Oliver. Stuffed full of helpful advice on how to get your five a day, how to wreck a juicer, how to play monkey tennis and - perh...

BOOK OF KNOWLEDGE

A new edition of this incredible reference book crammed full of fascinating facts about science, technology, the human body, plants, animals and much, much more. Covers an amazing array of subjects from Astronomy to Zoology. Readers will love discovering what's inside the Earth, how food is digested and how televisions and computers work. Illustrated with stunning photographs, maps, diagrams, charts, a handy glossary and illustrations. A must-have for every family bookshelf.

BSAVA Manual of Canine and Feline Fracture Repair and Manage...

The ability to repair and manage fractures is an everyday necessity in practice, and this new edition builds on the foundation laid by its predecessor, with an increased focus on implants, grafts and surgery. Previous sections have been expanded and updated: the manual gives a detailed overview of specific fractures and how to approach them; principles of fracture surgery and the necessary techniques and complications such as disease or implant failure and how to deal with them. The text is acc...

Will You Remember Me? - Prowse, A.

How do you say goodbye to your family for the last time? Poppy Day is thirty-two and married to her childhood sweetheart. She's a full-time mum of two gorgeous children and loves her homely little cottage in the countryside. It's the life she aways wanted. But Poppy is so busy caring for others she hasn't noticed how tired she is, or the menacing lump growing on her breast. It's unthinkable that cancer could defeat such a strong and amazing woman. But life doesn't always give you what you deser...

Star Wars Character Encyclopedia Updated Edition

Star Wars: Character Encyclopedia is the definitive guide to the people, aliens and droids of the Star Wars galaxy and is now bigger and better than ever before, packed with new characters from Star Wars Episode VII The Force Awakens. Want to know how tall Darth Vader is? Or where the ferocious Nexu comes from? Look no further than the Star Wars: Character Encyclopedia. This handy guide is full of fun facts and intriguing information, including never-before-seen information revealing characters...

Withrow and MacEwen's Small Animal Clinical Oncology, 5th ed...

With a unique focus on the most effective interventional techniques, "Withrow & MacEwen's Small Animal Clinical Oncology, 5th Edition" tells the full story of cancer in dogs and cats - what it is, how to diagnose it, and how to treat many of the most common cancers encountered in clinical practice. Nearly 500 color photographs, diagrams, x-rays, and gross views depict the clinical manifestations of various cancers. This edition covers the latest advances in clinical oncology, including chem...

Look Inside a Farm - Daynes, K.

This title is full of surprises to keep enquiring minds entertained, including flaps beneath flaps, spinning wheels and a miniature fold-out booklet. You can discover what a cow's day is like, how a farm changes with the seasons and about the different animals and machines that can be found on the farm. This innovative flap book introduces children to life on a farm.

THE MAN WHO PLANTED TREES - Jean Giono

The Man Who Planted Trees is not a detailed how-to guide to planting; it is a touching story of Elzéard Bouffier, who devoted his entire life to reforesting a desolate portion of Provence, in southern France. He single-handedly planted 100 acorns each day before, through, and after two world wars, and transformed a sorrowful place into one full of life and joy. Jean Giono's words offer a tribute to how much good one person can accomplish in a lifetime and advise on how to live life with deep me...

Operative Techniques: Sports Knee Surgery - Cole, B.J., Cosg...

This multimedia resource offers you all the how-to step-by-step guidance you need to perform all of the latest and best techniques in sports knee surgery. The complete, lavishly illustrated volume is made even better with a state-of-the-art companion web site! With chapters on such hot topics as knee arthroscopy and meniscus, articular cartilage procedures, knee ligament procedures, and patellofemoral procedures, you will appreciate the clear and concise, detailed, and visual approach of this a...

HELBLING YOUNG READERS Stage A: THE BEACH + CD-ROM PACK - SA...

Anna is very happy. It is a beautiful day. A perfect day for the beach. But Nina is not happy. She is on a boat, far from the beach. This is the story of two little girls, and how a place can mean very different things to different people. Helbling Young Readers is an exciting new series of graded readers for Primary Schools in 5 levels. Engaging stories with beautiful full-colour illustrations, specially written to appeal to young learners of English, introduce high-frequency words in order to...

Stuff Every Dad Should Know - Gibbs Heather

On the heels of the successful "Stuff Every Man Should Know" and "Stuff Every Husband Should Know" comes the most important volume yet in Quirk's handy guides to practical manhood: "Stuff Every Dad Should Know". It's full of the indispensible hands-on wisdom that all fathers need in order to instill that comforting sense of dad awe in their children, including, How to Fix a Boo-Boo; How to Stop a Temper Tantrum; Five Great Books to Read with Your Child; How to Rid a Room of Monsters; The Birds ...

OXFORD BETTER WORDPOWER New Edition (Oxford Paperback Refere...

Increase your confidence, and improve your command of English Today, more and more emphasis is placed on successful communication, and on the correct and skilled use of words. Better Wordpower helps you through the pitfalls and complications of the English language. Banish spelling problems for ever Most people wish they could spell better: hints are given on how to tackle the most typical problems and provides a list of the most frequently misspelled words Use the right word in the right situa...

London Level 2 Elementary - Jane Rollason

This award-winning graded readers series is full of original fiction, adapted fiction and factbooks especially written for teenagers. London is a special city with a fascinating past and an exciting present. Read about Shakespeare and shopping, the River Thames and red buses, the Great Fire of 1666 and the Olympics of 2012, haunted Tube stations and bloody murders. Meet Londoners past and present and find out how London started and what drives this amazing city today. This paperback is in Briti...

As Others See Us Level 2 Elementary/Lower-intermediate - Nic...

This award-winning graded readers series is full of original fiction, adapted fiction and factbooks especially written for teenagers. Soon after Gemma gets a new phone, strange things start happening. Despite not studying, she's suddenly getting top marks in every subject. Her tennis skills improve dramatically, attracting the attention of the best-looking boy in the school. And everyone wants to be her friend. But how has this happened? And is this new Gemma, the real Gemma? This paperback is ...

Ask Alice Level 2 Elementary/Lower-intermediate - Margaret J...

This award-winning graded readers series is full of original fiction, adapted fiction and factbooks especially written for teenagers. Alice is an Agony Aunt on her school website. Students write to her with their problems and she answers them. But how can Alice give advice when she's got so many problems of her own? This paperback is in British English. Download the complete audio recording of this title and additional classroom resources at cambridge.org/experience-readers Cambridge Experience...

On the Moon (Usborne Picture Books) - Milbourne, A.

This is an artist-led picture book, which introduces young children to the vastness of the universe, how far away the moon is, what gravity is and the concept of space travel through a gentle and captivating story about an imaginative little girl. Combining full colour illustrations with NASA photographs from the surface of the moon, this beautifully illustrated picture book takes young children on an amazing journey into outer space. The story's use of rhythmic text generates an evocative and ...

Selp Helf - Sings, M.

For the first time ever YouTube personality Miranda Sings is sharing her life lessons and tutorials on paper, full of her own illustrations and photos. In it you'll find Miranda's instructions on all you need to know in life, from how to get a boyfriend (wear all black and carry a fishing net) to performing magic tricks (magic is lying). This is a self-declared lifesaving book, and if you don't like it..., well as Miranda would say... 'Haters, back off!'

IELTS Life Skills Official Cambridge Test Practice A1 Studen...

Official preparation for the 'IELTS Life Skills' Speaking and Listening exam This Student's Book prepares candidates for the IELTS Life Skills - A1 Speaking and Listening exam which is used to prove language level for UK Visa requirements. It includes four practice tests for the exam with a full answer key. There is an introduction to the exam with information about what to expect and guidelines for teachers on how to assess students. There are model Speaking answers, practice exercises and exa...

IELTS Life Skills Official Cambridge Test Practice B1 Studen...

Official preparation for the 'IELTS Life Skills' Speaking and Listening exam This Student's Book prepares candidates for the IELTS Life Skills - B1 Speaking and Listening exam which is used to prove language level for UK Visa requirements. It includes four practice tests for the exam with a full answer key. There is an introduction to the exam with information about what to expect and guidelines for teachers on how to assess students. There are model Speaking answers, practice exercises and exa...

DORLING KINDERSLEY READERS 3 - STAR WARS I WANT TO BE A JEDI...

"Enter the Jedi Academy and find out what it takes to be one. Ever wondered how the Jedi work with the Force? What their Code is? Or how they make their lightsabers? Discover everything you ever wanted to know about Jedi Knights, and more in this fun-packed Reader. Filled with pictures of some of your favourite heroes from all six movies, it's an out-of-this-world read. And don't forget, there's a galaxy-full of ""DK Star Wars"" books to collect."