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The Early Intervention Guidebook for Families and Professionals - Bonnie Keilty

Essential reading for families of infants and toddlers with, or at risk for, developmental delays or disabilities and the early intervention professionals who partner with those families, "The Early Intervention Guidebook" shows what early intervention looks like when it is based on current research, policies, and best practices. Focusing on how families and professionals can collaborate effectively so that young children learn, grow, and thrive, chapters address important issues in early inter...

Intervention - Robin Cook

After performing a post-mortem on a young college student who\'d been recently treated by a chiropractor, Jack Stapleton, a New York City medical examiner, decides to explore alternative medicine. What makes people seek help from Eastern philosophies or even faith healers to cure their illnesses? Meanwhile, his old college friend, Shawn Doherty, a renowned archaeologist involved in a dig at St Peter\'s in Rome, has made a startling discovery with huge ecclesiastical and medical implications. Wh...

Main Street - Sinclair Lewis

The first of Sinclair Lewis’s great successes, Main Street shattered the sentimental American myth of happy small-town life with its satire of narrow-minded provincialism. Reflecting his own unhappy childhood in Sauk Centre, Minnesota, Lewis’s sixth novel attacked the conformity and dullness he saw in midwestern village life. Young college graduate Carol Milford moves from the city to tiny Gopher Prairie after marrying the local doctor, and tries to bring culture to the small town...

We are All Completely Beside Ourselves - Fowler, K. J.

Rosemary's young, just at college, and she's decided not to tell anyone a thing about her family. So we're not going to tell you too much either: you'll have to find out for yourselves what it is that makes her unhappy family unlike any other. Rosemary is now an only child, but she used to have a sister the same age as her, and an older brother. Both are now gone - vanished from her life. There's something unique about Rosemary's sister, Fern. So now she's telling her story; a looping narrative...

We are All Completely Beside Ourselves - Karen Joy Fowler

Rosemary's young, just at college, and she's decided not to tell anyone a thing about her family. So we're not going to tell you too much either: you'll have to find out for yourselves, round about page 77, what it is that makes her unhappy family unlike any other. Rosemary is now an only child, but she used to have a sister the same age as her, and an older brother. Both are now gone - vanished from her life. There's something unique about Rosemary's sister, Fern. And it was this decision, mad...

We are All Completely Beside Ourselves - Karen Joy Fowler

Rosemary\'s young, just at college, and she\'s decided not to tell anyone a thing about her family. So we\'re not going to tell you too much either: you\'ll have to find out for yourselves what it is that makes her unhappy family unlike any other. Rosemary is now an only child, but she used to have a sister the same age as her, and an older brother. Both are now gone - vanished from her life. There\'s something unique about Rosemary\'s sister, Fern. So now she\'s telling her story; a loo...

LISTEN AND LEARN ENGLISH STARTERS CD-ROM + TEACHER´S HANDBOO...

Multimedia Material for Young Learners (7-12 year olds) Listen and Learn English is a 3-level CD-ROM series, suitable for all young learners between the ages of 7 and 12. The CD-ROM for each level gives children a wide variety of activities which present and practise language covered in the appropriate syllabus of the Cambridge Young Learners English Tests - Starters, Movers and Flyers. Used alongside the Activity Packs for Young Learners by Delta Publishing, Listen and Learn English thus provi...

LISTEN AND LEARN ENGLISH MOVERS CD-ROM + TEACHER´S HANDBOOK ...

Multimedia Material for Young Learners (7-12 year olds) Listen and Learn English is a 3-level CD-ROM series, suitable for all young learners between the ages of 7 and 12. The CD-ROM for each level gives children a wide variety of activities which present and practise language covered in the appropriate syllabus of the Cambridge Young Learners English Tests - Starters, Movers and Flyers. Used alongside the Activity Packs for Young Learners by Delta Publishing, Listen and Learn English thus provi...

LISTEN AND LEARN ENGLISH FLYERS CD-ROM + TEACHER´S HANDBOOK ...

Multimedia Material for Young Learners (7-12 year olds) Listen and Learn English is a 3-level CD-ROM series, suitable for all young learners between the ages of 7 and 12. The CD-ROM for each level gives children a wide variety of activities which present and practise language covered in the appropriate syllabus of the Cambridge Young Learners English Tests - Starters, Movers and Flyers. Used alongside the Activity Packs for Young Learners by Delta Publishing, Listen and Learn English thus provi...

The Asylum Novellas - Madeleine Roux

Three chilling novellas set in the world of the New York Times novel Asylum, which Publishers Weekly called "a strong YA debut." For the first time, these three terrifying stories will appear together with new found photographs perfect for new readers or diehard series fans looking for new clues and insights into the thrilling world of Asylum. This collection also features bonus sneak peeks at Asylum, Sanctum, and Catacomb, the novels that first introduced the Brookline asylum\'s legacy ...

Art of Fielding - Chad Harbach

In The Art of Fielding, we see young men who know that their four years on the baseball diamond at Westish College are all that remain of their sporting careers. Only their preternaturally gifted fielder, Henry Skrimshander, seems to have the chance to keep his dream -- and theirs, vicariously -- alive, until a routine throw goes disastrously off course, and the fates of five people are upended. After his throw threatens to ruin his roommate Owen's future, Henry's fight against self-doubt threa...

Indignation - Philip Roth

It is 1951 in America, the second year of the Korean War. A studious, law-abiding, intense youngster from Newark, New Jersey, Marcus Messner is beginning his sophomore year on the pastoral, conservative campus of Ohio’s Winesburg College. And why is he here and not at a local college in Newark where he originally enrolled? Because his father, the sturdy, hardworking neighbourhood butcher seems to have gone mad – mad with fear and apprehension of the dangers of adult life, the dangers of the wor...

Ada´s Rules - Alice Randall

Ada Howard, the wife of the preacher at Nashville\'s Full Love Baptist Tabernacle, has a whole lot of people to take care of. There\'s her husband, of course, and the flock that comes with him, plus the kids at the day care centre where she works, two grown daughters, and two ailing, wayward parents. It\'s no wonder she can\'t find time to take care of herself. And her husband\'s been so busy lately she\'s suspicious some other woman may be taking care of him...Then it comes: the announcement o...

Double Feature - Owen King

Sam Dolan is a young man coming to terms with his life in the process and aftermath of making his first film. He has a difficult relationship with his father, B-movie actor Booth Dolan a boisterous, opinionated, lying lothario whose screen legacy falls somewhere between cult hero and pathetic. Allie, Sam\'s dearly departed mother, was a woman whose only fault, in Sam\'s eyes, was her eternal affection for his father. Also included in the cast of indelible characters: a precocious, freque...

LAST JUROR - GRISHAM, J.

In 1970, one of Mississippi's more colourful weekly newspapers, The Ford County Times, went bankrupt. To the surprise and dismay of many, ownership was assumed by a 23 year-old college drop-out, named Willie Traynor. The future of the paper looked grim until a young mother was brutally raped and murdered by a member of the notorious Padgitt family. Willie Traynor reported all the gruesome details, and his newspaper began to prosper. The murderer, Danny Padgitt, was tried before a packed courtro...

Struck by Lightning - Chris Colfer

A hilariously cynical look at high school from Chris Colfer, star of TV\'s Glee, and based on the feature film of the same name. The Carson Phillips Journal follows the story of outcast high school senior Carson Phillips who blackmails the most popular students into contributing to his literary journal to bolster his college application; his goal in life is to get into Northwestern and eventually become the editor of The New Yorker. At once laugh-out-loud funny, deliciously dark, and re...

Cover Art by: New Music Graphics - Adrian Shaughnessy

The album cover is still a subject of perennial interest amongst graphic designers. Sleeve design remains a popular subject for college theses and many young working designers aspire to design for the music industry. Revealing the state of the art of contemporary music graphics, "Cover Art By:" is packed with over 400 examples of sleeve art. As well as CD and album covers, the insides of CD booklets and the backs of vinyl sleeves are shown. This book opens with an in-depth essay reviewing the c...

Dear Charlie - N.D. Gomes

Death should never meet the young. But it did. Thanks to my brother, death made fourteen new friends that day. Maybe even fifteen, if you count Charlie. At sixteen, Sam Macmillan is supposed to be thinking about girls, homework and his upcoming application to music college, not picking up the pieces after the school shooting that his brother Charlie committed. Yet as Sam desperately tries to hang on to the memories he has of his brother, the media storm surrounding their family threatens...

Down to You - M. Leighton

A scorching hot love triangle you do want to get caught up in...When college student Olivia Townsend returned home to help her father run his business, she never imagined a complication like Cash and Nash Davenport - twin brothers different in so many ways but with one thing in common: an uncontrollable desire for Olivia. Cash is dangerous, sexy, and bad to the bone - a man whose kisses make Olivia forget she is playing with fire. Nash is successful, reliable and intensely passionate - and alre...

Pathfinder Tales: The Dagger of Trust

Anglicky psaný román z prostředí populární rpg hry Pathfinder, 400 stran, paperback. Gideon Gull leads a double life: one as a talented young bard at the Rhapsodic College, and the other as a student of the Shadow School, where Taldor’s infamous Lion Blades are trained to be master spies. When a magical fog starts turning ordinary people into murderous mobs along the border between Taldor and Andoran, it’s up to Gideon and a crew of his fellow performers to solve the mystery. But can a handful ...

My Paris Dream - Betts, K.

As a young woman, Kate Betts nursed a dream of striking out on her own in a faraway place and becoming a glamorous foreign correspondent. After college and not without trepidation she took off for Paris, renting a room in the apartment of a young BCBG (bon chic, bon genre) family and throwing herself into the local culture. She was determined to master French slang, style, and savoir faire, and to find a job that would give her a reason to stay. After a series of dues-paying jobs that seemed on...

Golden Hill - Francis Spufford

New York, a small town on the tip of Manhattan Island, 1746. One rainy evening, a charming and handsome young stranger fresh off the boat from England pitches up to a counting house on Golden Hill Street, with a suspicious yet compelling proposition -- he has an order for a thousand pounds in his pocket that he wishes to cash. But can he be trusted? This is New York in its infancy, a place where a young man with a fast tongue can invent himself afresh, fall in love, and find a world of trouble ...

Life and Times of the Thunderbolt Kid (tvrdá väzba) - Bill Bryson

Some say that the first hint that Bill Bryson was not of Planet Earth came when his mother sent him to school in lime-green Capri pants. Others think it all started with his discovery, at the age of six, of a woollen jersey of rare fineness. Across the moth-holed chest was a golden thunderbolt. It may have looked like an old college football sweater, but young Bryson knew better. It was obviously the Sacred Jersey of Zap, and proved that he had been placed with this innocuous family in the midd...

Golden Hill - Spufford Francis

New York, a small town on the tip of Manhattan Island, 1746. One rainy evening, a charming and handsome young stranger fresh off the boat from England pitches up to a counting house on Golden Hill Street, with a suspicious yet compelling proposition -- he has an order for a thousand pounds in his pocket that he wishes to cash. But can he be trusted? This is New York in its infancy, a place where a young man with a fast tongue can invent himself afresh, fall in love, and find a world of trouble ...

To Kill a Mockingbird, 50th Anniversary Edition - Lee Harper

Harper Lee was born in 1926 in Monroeville, Alabama. She attended Huntingdon College and studied law at the University of Alabama. She is the author of To Kill a Mockingbird and has been awarded numerous literary awards including the Pulitzer Prize and the Presidential Medal of Freedom. 'Shoot all the bluejays you want, if you can hit 'em, but remember it's a sin to kill a mockingbird.' A lawyer's advice to his children as he defends the real mockingbird of Harper Lee&...

The Longest Ride - Sparks, N.

The bestselling love story behind the massive Hollywood film Two couples. Two love stories. One epic tale. Ninety-one-year-old Ira Levinson is in trouble. Struggling to stay conscious after a car crash, an image of his adored - and long-dead - wife Ruth appears. Urging him to hang on, she lovingly recounts the joys and sorrows of their life together - how they met, the dark days of WWII and its unrelenting effect on their families. A few miles away, college student Sophia Danko's life is about ...

RABBIT, RUN - UPDIKE, J.

The first book in his award-winning 'Rabbit' series, John Updike's Rabbit, Run contains an afterword by the author in Penguin Modern Classics. It's 1959 and Harry 'Rabbit' Angstrom, one time high school sports superstar, is going nowhere. At twenty-six he is trapped in a second-rate existence - stuck with a fragile, alcoholic wife, a house full of overflowing ashtrays and discarded glasses, a young son and a futile job. With no way to fix things, he resolves to flee from his family and his home...

LEARNING TO TEACH ENGLISH - WATKINS, P.

Learning to Teach English is ideal for: people preparing for, or following a Cambridge CELTA course, a Trinity College, London Certificate in TESOL course, or any other pre-service EFL course language assistants, teaching English as a foreign Language in their year abroad, with little or no previous training those who have recently completed one of the above but feel that they need to further consolidate their skills those who are planning to travel and teach and do not want to invest in a full...

Inferno - Dan Brown

*NOW A MAJOR FILM STARRING TOM HANKS AND FELICITY JONES*Florence: Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon awakes in a hospital bed with no recollection of where he is or how he got there. Nor can he explain the origin of the macabre object found hidden in his belongings.A threat to his life will propel him and a young doctor, Sienna Brooks, into a breakneck chase across the city. Only Langdon's knowledge of the hidden passageways and ancient secret that lie behind its historic façade can save them f...

Reaching Down the Rabbit Hole - Allan Ropper, Brian David Burrell

In this gripping book, Dr Allan Ropper takes the reader behind the scenes at Harvard Medical School\'s neurology unit to show how a seasoned diagnostician faces down bizarre, life-altering afflictions. Like Alice in Wonderland, Dr Ropper inhabits a world where absurdities abound:A figure skater whose body has become a ticking time-bomb A salesman who drives around and around a roundabout, unable to get off A colle...

The Longest Ride - Nicholas Sparks

Two couples. Two love stories. One epic tale. Ninety-one-year-old Ira Levinson is in trouble. Struggling to stay conscious after a car crash, with his mind fading, an image of his adored - and long-dead - wife Ruth appears. Urging him to hang on, she lovingly recounts the joys and sorrows of their life together - how they met, the dark days of WWII and its unrelenting effect on their families. A few miles away, college student Sophia Danko\'s life is about to change. Recovering from a break-up,...

Roomies - Sara Zarr, Tara Altebrando

Two acclaimed young adult authors join forces for a novel about growing up, leaving home, and that one fateful email that assigns ... your college roommate. The countdown to university has begun... When Elizabeth receives her first-year roommate assignment at the beginning of summer, she shoots off an email to coordinate the basics: TV, microwave, mini-fridge. She can\'t wait to escape her New Jersey beach town - and her mum - and start life afresh in California. That first note to Laure...

The First Time We Met - Pippa Croft

The First Time We Met is the first novel in the sizzling new Oxford Blue romance series from Pippa Croft. Lauren and Alexander\'s journey continues in The Second Time I Saw You and Third Time Lucky, which are both available to pre-order in ebook now. When US Senator\'s daughter Lauren Cusack arrives at the enchanting Wyckham College of Oxford University, she hopes to mend her broken heart by throwing herself into her studies. But then English aristocrat Alexander Hunt walks into h...

Girl at War - Sara Nović

Ana Juri is a carefree ten-year-old, living with her family in a small apartment in Croatia s capital. But that year, civil war breaks out across Yugoslavia, splintering Ana s idyllic childhood. Daily life is altered by food rations and air raid drills, and soccer matches are replaced by sniper fire. Neighbors grow suspicious of one another, and Ana s sense of safety starts to fray. When the war arrives at her doorstep, Ana must find her way in a dangerous world. New York, 2001. Ana is now a co...

Inferno - Dan Brown

Autor : Dan Brown, *NOW A MAJOR FILM STARRING TOM HANKS AND FELICITY JONES* Florence: Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon awakes in a hospital bed with no recollection of where he is or how he got there. Nor can he explain the origin of the macabre object found hidden in his belongings. A threat to his life will propel him and a young doctor, Sienna Brooks, into a breakneck chase across the city. Only Langdon's knowledge of the hidden passageways and ancient secret that lie behind its histor...

Pod vlivem Jupiteru - Schmidt Gary D.

Je mu čtrnáct let a hledá svou dceru… Joseph toho má na svůj věk poměrně dost za sebou. Říká se o něm, že byl ve vězení pro mladistvé za pokus o zabití učitele. Má násilnického otce, a také má dceru. Jmenuje se Jupiter a narodila se, když mu bylo třináct. Nikdy ji neviděl a i přesto ji miluje a touží se s ní setkat. A udělá proto cokoliv. Klidně znovu poruší všechna pravidla... Když přijde do pěstounské rodiny, jeho do té doby pochmurný život začne měnit své temné kontury. Nová rodina poznává J...

Alan Turing: The Enigma - Hodges Andrew

Doporučená prodejní cena – 269,- Kč The official book behind the Academy Award-winning film The Imitation Game, starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Keira Knightley Alan Turing was the mathematician whose cipher-cracking transformed the Second World War. Taken on by British Intelligence in 1938, as a shy young Cambridge don, he combined brilliant logic with a flair for engineering. In 1940 his machines were breaking the Enigma-enciphered messages of Nazi Germany’s air force. He then headed the p...

Inferno - Brown Dan

*NOW A MAJOR FILM STARRING TOM HANKS AND FELICITY JONES* Florence: Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon awakes in a hospital bed with no recollection of where he is or how he got there. Nor can he explain the origin of the macabre object found hidden in his belongings. A threat to his life will propel him and a young doctor, Sienna Brooks, into a breakneck chase across the city. Only Langdon's knowledge of the hidden passageways and ancient secret that lie behind its historic façade can sa...

Go Set a Watchman - Harper Lee

From Harper Lee comes a landmark new novel set two decades after her beloved Pulitzer Prize-winning masterpiece, To Kill a Mockingbird. Maycomb, Alabama. Twenty-six-year-old Jean Louise Finch – ‘Scout’ – returns home from New York City to visit her ageing father, Atticus. Set against the backdrop of the civil rights tensions and political turmoil that were transforming the South, Jean Louise’s homecoming turns bittersweet when she learns disturbing truths about her close-knit family, the town a...

S. - J.J. Abrams

One book. Two readers. A world of mystery, menace and desire. A young woman picks up a book left behind by a stranger. Inside it are his margin notes, which reveal a reader entranced by the story and by its mysterious author. She responds with notes of her own, leaving the book for the stranger, and so begins an unlikely conversation that plunges them both into the unknown. The Book: Ship of Theseus, the final novel by a prolific but enigmatic writer named V. M. Straka, in which a man w...