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Kniha The Taming Power

Celý název: The Taming Power: The First Qhe Adventure by W. W. Žánr: dobrodružná Jazyk: anglický

The Power of the Other - Henry Cloud

Autor : Henry Cloud, Druh sortimentu : Kniha, The Power of the Other, Jazyk : Angličtina, Počet stran : 240

The Power and the Glory - Graham Greene

Autor : Graham Greene, Vintage Classic edition.Druh sortimentu : Kniha, The Power and the Glory, Jazyk : Angličtina, Počet stran : 240

The Power of Habit - Charles Duhigg

Autor : Charles Duhigg, Druh sortimentu : Kniha, The Power of Habit, Jazyk : Angličtina, Počet stran : 384

The Power - Naomi Alderman

Autor : Naomi Alderman, 'A big, page-turning, thought-provoking thriller' Guardian All over the world women are discovering they have the power. With a flick of the fingers they can inflict terrible pain - even death. Suddenly, every man on the planet finds they've lost control.Druh sortimentu : Kniha, The Power, Jazyk : Angličtina, Počet stran : 352

The Secret - The Power - Rhonda Byrne

Autor : Rhonda Byrne, Continuing the groundbreaking work of the phenomenal worldwide bestseller The Secret, Rhonda Byrne reveals the greatest force in the Universe.Druh sortimentu : Kniha, The Secret - The Power, Jazyk : Angličtina, Počet stran : 250

The Power of the Dog - Don Winslow

Autor : Don Winslow, From the acclaimed author of The Death and Life of Bobby Z and California Fire and Life comes an explosive novel of the drug trade described by The Baltimore Sun as an express train of a thriller.Druh sortimentu : Kniha, The Power of the Dog, Jazyk : Angličtina, Počet stran : 540

The Power of the Dog - Don Winslow

Autor : Don Winslow, This masterpiece is not only a page-turning thriller but also a rich and compelling novel about a very mixed group of characters, all seeking some sort of salvation or redemption. 'So good you almost want to keep him to yourself' "Ian Rankin"Druh sortimentu : Kniha, The Power of the Dog, Jazyk : Angličtina, Počet stran : 540

The Power of Moments - Chip Heath, Dan Heath

Autor : Chip Heath, Dan Heath, Druh sortimentu : Kniha, The Power of Moments, Jazyk : Angličtina, Počet stran : 308

The Power Paradox - Dacher Keltner

Autor : Dacher Keltner, A concise account of the power dynamics that shape our life - from the board room to the dinner table, the playground to the bedroom. It shows that everything we thought about power is wrong. Drawing on fascinating case studies that debunk longstanding myths, Keltner redefines power as the ability to do good for others. Everything we know about influence, status, and inequality turns upside down.Druh sortimentu : Kniha, The Power Paradox, Jazyk : Angličtina, Počet stran ...

The Power of Now - Eckhart Tolle

Autor : Eckhart Tolle, A Canadian word-mouth-bestseller which asks us to leave analysis and the ego behind, surrender to the present, embrace your true self and skip happily into the sunset.Druh sortimentu : Kniha, The Power of Now, Jazyk : Angličtina, Počet stran : neuvedeno

The Power of Soft - Hilary Gallo

Autor : Hilary Gallo, Expert business negotiator Hilary Gallo explains that the key to getting what you want is to build inner strength with a softer front. With colour illustrations and diagrams.Druh sortimentu : Kniha, The Power of Soft, Jazyk : Angličtina, Počet stran : 252

The Power Broker - Robert A. Caro

Autor : Robert A. Caro, This is the first and foremost a brilliant multidimensional portrait of a man-an extraordinary man who, denied power within the normal framework of the democratic process, stepped outside that framework to grasp power sufficient to shape a great city and hold sway over the very texture of millions of lives.Druh sortimentu : Kniha, The Power Broker, Jazyk : Angličtina, Počet stran : 1344

The Power of Six - Pittacus Lore

Autor : Pittacus Lore, John Smith is Number Four, and following a massive battle in Paradise, Ohio, he joined forces with Number Six. Their victory inspired a fellow Lorien named Marina, aka Number Seven, to step forward as well. She's certain it's the sign she's been waiting for. The sign that the time is right for the remaining teens to come together, to fight the Mogadorians--and to win.Druh sortimentu : Kniha, The Power of Six, Jazyk : Angličtina, Počet stran : 414

The Power of Meaning - Emily Esfahani Smith

Autor : Emily Esfahani Smith, There is a myth in our culture that to find meaning you have to travel to a monastery or wade through dusty volumes to figure out life's great secret. The truth is, there are untapped sources of meaning all around us. Drawing on the latest research in positive psychology, Emily Esfahani Smith identifies four pillars upon which meaning rests: Belonging, Purpose, Storytelling and Transcendence. .Druh sortimentu : Kniha, The Power of Meaning, Jazyk : Angličtina, Počet...

The Power (9780670919963)

Kniha – autor Naomi Alderman, 352 stran, anglicky, brožovaná bez přebalu lesklá 'A big, page-turning, thought-provoking thriller' Guardian All over the world women are discovering they have the power. With a flick of the fingers they can inflict terrible pain - even death. Suddenly, every man on the planet finds they've lost control.

The Power of Habit - Charles Duhigg

Autor : Charles Duhigg, A psychology/business crossover, this book reveals the secrets of why people do what they do and how they can change. Duhigg argues that the key to exercising regularly, losing weight, raising children, becoming more productive, etc, is in understanding how habits work. Duhigg was recently shortlisted for the Pulitzer Prize. 'Once you've read this book, you'll never look at yourself, your organisation, or your world quite the same way.' Daniel H. PinkDruh sortimentu : Kn...

The Power of Meaning - Emily Esfahani Smith

Autor : Emily Esfahani Smith, In a culture obsessed with happiness, this wise, stirring book points the way toward a richer, more satisfying life. Too many of us believe that the search for meaning is an esoteric pursuit—that you have to travel to a distant monastery or page through dusty volumes to discover life’s secrets. The truth is, there are untapped sources of meaning all around us—right here, right now. Druh sortimentu : Kniha, The Power of Meaning, Jazyk : Angličtina, Počet str...

Practising the Power of Now - Eckhart Tolle

Autor : Eckhart Tolle, A companion volume to "The Power Of Now", explaining the methods for achieving a higher state of being "where we can find joy and peace and problems do not exist". "The Power Of Now" has taken the States by storm, and is set to do the same here.Druh sortimentu : Kniha, Practising the Power of Now, Jazyk : Angličtina, Počet stran : neuvedeno

The Power of Significance - John C. Maxwell

Autor : John C. Maxwell, We all have a longing to be significant, to make a contribution, to be a part of something noble and purposeful. But many people wrongly believe that they have to have an amazing idea, be a certain age, have a lot of money, or be powerful or famous to make a real difference. In HOW SIGNIFICANT PEOPLE LIVE, Maxwell will teach readers how to take the first steps towards living a life that matters. Drawing on his personal experience, John Maxwell will give you practical gu...

The Power of a Positive No - William Ury

Autor : William Ury, From the author of the phenomenal international bestseller Getting to Yes, this book demonstrates how to say No and still get to Yes.Druh sortimentu : Kniha, The Power of a Positive No, Jazyk : Angličtina, Počet stran : 272

The Power of Moments - Chip Heath, Dan Heath

Autor : Chip Heath, Dan Heath, From the internationally bestselling authors of Switch and Made to Stick, comes an interesting collection of illuminating stories that show us how to be the author of richer experiences.Druh sortimentu : Kniha, The Power of Moments, Jazyk : Angličtina, Počet stran : 308

The Pursuit of Power - Richard J. Evans

Autor : Richard J. Evans, A major new addition to the "Penguin History Of Europe" series, from of Britain's greatest historians of 19th century Europe. Brings together the vast technological changes of the era, the political and military flashpoints, and the experience of ordinary people caught up in a exciting and extreme period.Druh sortimentu : Kniha, The Pursuit of Power, Jazyk : Angličtina, Počet stran : neuvedeno

The LEGO® Power Functions Idea Book, Vol. 2 - Yoshihito Isogawa

Autor : Yoshihito Isogawa, This second volume of The LEGO® Power Functions Idea Book, Cars and Contraptions, showcases small projects to build with LEGO Technic gears, motors, gadgets, and other moving elements. You ll find hundreds of clever, buildable mechanisms, each one demonstrating a key building technique or mechanical principle.You ll learn to build four-wheel drive cars, adorable walking bots, steerable tanks, robotic inchworms, and cars that can follow the edge of a table!Each model ...

Serenity: No Power In The 'verse - Chris Roberson, Joss Whedon

Autor : Chris Roberson, Joss Whedon, Druh sortimentu : Kniha, Serenity: No Power In The 'verse, Jazyk : Angličtina, Počet stran : 152

The Concise 48 Laws of Power - Robert Greene, Joost Elffers

Autor : Robert Greene, Joost Elffers, A distillation of the bestselling hardback edition, which sold over 75,000 copies, offering tips for the power hungry.Druh sortimentu : Kniha, The Concise 48 Laws of Power, Jazyk : Angličtina, Počet stran : 208

The 48 Laws Of Power - Robert Greene, Joost Ellfers

Autor : Robert Greene, Joost Ellfers, An inspirational guide to self-empowerment, based on the advice of Elizabeth I, Henry Kissinger, Louis XIV and Machiavelli, amongst others. 30,000 copies sold in hardback.Druh sortimentu : Kniha, The 48 Laws Of Power, Jazyk : Angličtina, Počet stran : 480

Power Play - Danielle Steel

Autor : Danielle Steel, In NorCal, 2 successful CEOs are both indispensable to their growing companies' futures. Both are brilliant at the power game. But the difference between them is huge. One is a man, the other a woman. Danielle Steel explores what that means as she takes readers into the rarefied world of those at the pinnacle of international business and reveals the irrevocable choices they make, what drives them, and how others perceive them. The heady drug of power impacts everything ...

Power - Jeffrey Pfeffer

Autor : Jeffrey Pfeffer, Exploring power--why some people have it and others don't--one of the greatest minds in management theory reveals how to succeed and wield power in the real world.Druh sortimentu : Kniha, Power, Jazyk : Angličtina, Počet stran : 274

Quiet Power - Susan Cain

Autor : Susan Cain, Paperback edition of the follow-up to the bestselling "Quiet", this empowers introverted children, teens and young adults to be themselves. 'Whether you are an intovert, extrovert or ambivert, there is plenty of food for thought here' Simon MayoDruh sortimentu : Kniha, Quiet Power, Jazyk : Angličtina, Počet stran : 288

Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds: Lovely Creatures (The Best Of 1984-2014) 3CD+DVD+Kniha

Zpěvák, skladatel, multiinstrumentalista, herec, scénárista a spisovatel v jedné osobě, to je Nick Cave. Pochází z Austrálie, kde sformoval kapelu Boys Next Door, jež byla součástí místní post-punkové scény. V roce 1980 se skupina přejmenovala na Birthday Party a přesídlila do Evropy. Birthday Party v čele s Nickem Cavem si brzy získali značný respekt a velmi dobrou reputaci, jejich koncerty byly intenzivní a plné emocí. V roce 1983 se kapela rozpadla a Cave založil nové seskupení Nick Cave...

The Queen

, Great Britain, 1997. The Labour Party are in power for the first time in eighteen years and, for a time, the mood in Great Britain is buoyant. However, as news of the tragic death of Princess Diana rocks the country, Queen Elizabeth II struggles with her reaction and finds herself with difficult personal and professional decisions to make. Druh sortimentu : Kniha, The Queen, Jazyk : Angličtina, Počet stran : neuvedeno

The Age of the Horse - Susanna Forrest

Autor : Susanna Forrest, This is the fascinating story of the horse and reveals how our culture and economy were generated, nourished and shaped by horse power.Druh sortimentu : Kniha, The Age of the Horse, Jazyk : Angličtina, Počet stran : neuvedeno

The Zero and the One - Ryan Ruby

Autor : Ryan Ruby, A gothic twist on the classic tale of innocents abroad, THE ZERO AND THE ONE is a meditation on the seductions of friendship and the power of dangerous ideas that registers the dark, psychological suspense of Patricia Highsmith's The Talented Mr. Ripley and the intellectual and philosophical intrigue of John Banville's The Book of Evidence.Druh sortimentu : Kniha, The Zero and the One, Jazyk : Angličtina, Počet stran : 258

The Taming of the Queen - Philippa Gregory

Autor : Philippa Gregory, Who was Kateryn Parr, Henry VIII's last wife? Faithful wife and scholarly queen, or a heretic and disloyal, faithless citizen before the Tudor court? From an author who has described all of Henry's queens comes a deeply intimate portrayal of the last: a woman who longed for passion, power and education at the court of a medieval killer.Druh sortimentu : Kniha, The Taming of the Queen, Jazyk : Angličtina, Počet stran : 436

The Pillars of the Earth - Ken Follett

Autor : Ken Follett, "The Pillars of the Earth" tells the story of Philip, prior of Kingsbridge, a devout and resourceful monk driven to build the greatest Gothic cathedral the world has known; of Tom, the mason who becomes his architect - a man divided in his soul; of the beautiful, elusive Lady Aliena, haunted by a secret shame; and of a struggle between good and evil that will turn church against state, and brother against brother. A spellbinding epic tale of ambition, anarchy, and absolute ...

The Art of Magic: The Gathering - Ixalan

Ixalanské džungle po staletí ukrývaly nesmírné tajemství - Orazca, město zlata. Avšak žádné tajemství nezůstane ukryto navěky a žádný poklad nezůstane neobjeven. Roztáhněte plachty, osedlejte dinosaury a bojujte se svými nepřáteli, které potkáte po cestě při hledání nesmírného bohatství. Kniha je v anglickém jazyce. Danger and adventure await in these pages, lavishly illustrated with the award-winning art of Magic: The Gathering! Just imagine what s waiting around the bend. Adventure. Discovery...

The Cartel - Don Winslow

Autor : Don Winslow, The sequel to the epic drug novel "The Power Of The Dog", this is a story of power, corruption, revenge and justice spanning the past decade of the Mexican-American drug wars. Now in paperback.Druh sortimentu : Kniha, The Cartel, Jazyk : Angličtina, Počet stran : 616

The Ice - Laline Paull

Autor : Laline Paull, The ICE is a story of power, corruption and friendship: of choices taken lightly with the darkest of consequences and the danger of turning a blind eye.Druh sortimentu : Kniha, The Ice, Jazyk : Angličtina, Počet stran : 256

The Road - Cormac McCarthy

Autor : Cormac McCarthy, At once brutal and tender, despairing and rashly hopeful, spare of language and profoundly moving, this work is a fierce and haunting meditation on the tenuous divide between civilization and savagery, and the essential, sometimes terrifying power of filial love.Druh sortimentu : Kniha, The Road, Jazyk : Angličtina, Počet stran : 288

The Mistress - Danielle Steel

Autor : Danielle Steel, From Moscow to the Riviera, Paris, and London, THE MISTRESS is a riveting tale of vast fortune, creative genius, and daring courage, as uncompromising individuals chart a course for collision. Possession, obsession or freedom, the most dangerous desires of all... A riveting tale of unimaginable wealth and power from the world s favourite storyteller, Danielle Steel.Druh sortimentu : Kniha, The Mistress, Jazyk : Angličtina, Počet stran : 350

The Eight - Katherine Neville

Autor : Katherine Neville, When two young women in France of 1790 discover the Montglane Chess Service in Montglane Abbey, they recognize its mystic ability to provide anyone playing it with unlimited power and desperately scatter its pieces around the world. But in 1972, computer expert Catherine "Cat" Velis is hired to recover the chess pieces--and is caught up in a nefarious, globe-spanning conspiracy.Druh sortimentu : Kniha, The Eight, Jazyk : Angličtina, Počet stran : 608

The Mistress - Danielle Steel

Autor : Danielle Steel, A riveting tale of unimaginable wealth and power from the world's favourite storyteller, Danielle Steel. Natasha Leonova's beauty saved her life. Discovered on a freezing Moscow street by a Russian billionaire, she has lived for years under his protection. Believing his generosity will always keep her safe, Natasha is careful not to dwell on Vladimir's ruthlessness - until she meets Theo Luca.Druh sortimentu : Kniha, The Mistress, Jazyk : Angličtina, Počet stran : 324

Body Positive Power - Megan Jayne Crabbe

Autor : Megan Jayne Crabbe, From the social media star, comes a self-help title about the importance of learning to love yourself.Druh sortimentu : Kniha, Body Positive Power, Jazyk : Angličtina, Počet stran : 288

Carve the Mark (9780008157821)

Kniha – autor Veronica Roth, 528 stran, anglicky, brožovaná bez přebalu lesklá Fans of Star Wars and Divergent will revel in internationally bestselling author Veronica Roth’s stunning new science-fiction fantasy series. On a planet where violence and vengeance rule, in a galaxy where some are favoured by fate, everyone develops a currentgift, a unique power meant to shape the future. While most benefit from their currentgifts, Akos and Cyra do not – their gifts make them vulnerable to others...

The Alchemist - Paulo Coelho

Autor : Paulo Coelho, Every few decades a book is published that changes the lives of its readers forever. This is such a book – a beautiful parable about learning to listen to your heart, read the omens strewn along life’s path and, above all, follow your dreams. Santiago, a young shepherd living in the hills of Andalucia, feels that there is more to life than his humble home and his flock. One day he finds the courage to follow his dreams into distant lands, each step galvanised by the know...

The Alchemist (9780008144227)

Kniha – autor Paulo Coelho, 224 stran, anglicky, pevná bez přebalu lesklá Every few decades a book is published that changes the lives of its readers forever. This is such a book – a beautiful parable about learning to listen to your heart, read the omens strewn along life’s path and, above all, follow your dreams. Santiago, a young shepherd living in the hills of Andalucia, feels that there is more to life than his humble home and his flock. One day he finds the courage to follow his dreams ...

The alchemist - Paulo Coelho

Autor : Paulo Coelho, This text is a magical fable about learning to listen to your heart, read the omens strewn along life's path and, above all, following your dreams. The book tells the story of Santiago, an Andalusian shepherd boy who dreams of travelling the world in search of a worldly treasure as fabulous as any ever found. From his home in Spain he journeys to the markets of Tangiers, and from there into the Egyptian desert, where a fateful encounter with the alchemist awaits him. With ...

Tom Clancy's Power and Empire - Marc Cameron

Autor : Marc Cameron, From the hugely popular international thriller writer, Tom Clancy dominates the New York Times bestseller lists, selling more than 3.6 million copies in the UK alone.Druh sortimentu : Kniha, Tom Clancy's Power and Empire, Jazyk : Angličtina, Počet stran : 432

The Fifth Season (9780356508191)

Kniha – autor N. K. Jemisin, 512 stran, anglicky, brožovaná bez přebalu lesklá Winner of the Hugo Award for Best Novel, and shortlisted for the Nebula, Locus, World Fantasy, Kitschie and Audie awards, this is the stunning first instalment in a fantasy trilogy set in a world of volcanoes and earthquakes, where the power to control the earth is the most dangerous of all. The New York Times calls The Fifth Season 'intricate and extraordinary' A New York Times Notable Book of 2015 Shortlisted for...

The Deep - Nick Cutter

Autor : Nick Cutter, Afraid of the dark? You should be ... Part horror, part psychological nightmare, The Deep by Nick Cutter is a novel fans of Stephen King and Clive Barker won't want to miss. A plague is destroying the world's population. The 'Gets makes people forget. First it's the small things, like where you left your keys ... then the not-so-small things, like how to drive. And finally your body forgets how to live. But now an unknown substance with extraordinary power to heal has been...

The Incest Diary - Anonymous

Autor : Anonymous, In the fairy tales about father-daughter incest--The Girl Without Hands, A Thousand Furs, the original Cinderella, and the stories of Saint Dymphna, patron saint of incest survivors--the daughters are all as you would expect them to be, horrified by their father s sexual advances. They do everything in their power to escape. But I didn t. A little child can t escape. And later, when I could, it was too late.Throughout her childhood and adolescence, the anonymous author of Th...

The Standing Chandelier - Lionel Shriver

Autor : Lionel Shriver, A story about love and the power of a gift, from this award-winning novelist and short story writer.Druh sortimentu : Kniha, The Standing Chandelier, Jazyk : Angličtina, Počet stran : 122

The Storyteller's Secret - Carmine Gallo

Autor : Carmine Gallo, From the international bestselling author of Talk Like TED , The Storyteller s Secret teaches you how to craft your most powerful message - through the power of storytelling.Druh sortimentu : Kniha, The Storyteller's Secret, Jazyk : Angličtina, Počet stran : 288

Heather, The Totality - Matthew Weiner

Autor : Matthew Weiner, The explosive debut novel from the creator of the award-winning Mad Men. A novel with incredible pull and menace about family, power and privilege. This novel is something special Philip Pullman.Druh sortimentu : Kniha, Heather, The Totality, Jazyk : Angličtina, Počet stran : 144

The Concise Mastery - Robert Greene

Autor : Robert Greene, A concise guide to living by your own rules, and a radical new guide to achieving greatness, from the author of the international bestseller "The 48 Laws Of Power". Told through Greene's blend of historical anecdote and psychological insight, it draws on interviews with world leaders.Druh sortimentu : Kniha, The Concise Mastery, Jazyk : Angličtina, Počet stran : 208

The Story Machine - Tom McLaughlin

Autor : Tom McLaughlin, An inspiring and uplifting picture book about the simple joys of a typewriter in a world of hi-tech machines. 'A winner of a book about the power of drawing and story telling' Oliver JeffersDruh sortimentu : Kniha, The Story Machine, Jazyk : Angličtina, Počet stran : 32

The British Embassy - James Stourton

Autor : James Stourton, A unique and glamorous book about British Imperial and post-Imperial architecture. Also a lively and evocative read for anyone interested in the international projection of British power and culture, particularly in connection with the Empire.Druh sortimentu : Kniha, The British Embassy, Jazyk : Angličtina, Počet stran : 352

The Naked Surgeon - Samer Nashef

Autor : Samer Nashef, The power and peril of transparency in medicine. From one of the world's leading expert on risk and quality in surgical care comes this unclothing of the medical profession to demonstrate manr revelations, such as the paradox at the heart of the cardiac surgeon's craft: the more an operation is likely to kill you, the better it is for you.Druh sortimentu : Kniha, The Naked Surgeon, Jazyk : Angličtina, Počet stran : neuvedeno

The Red Road - Denise Mina

Autor : Denise Mina, The latest book to feature DI Alex Morrow, from the critically acclaimed author of }The Field Of Blood{, which has been adatped into a BBC TV series. Investigating the death of a businessman, Morrow uncovers a network of power and corruption that reaches back to Glasgow on the night Princess Diana died. ...unsentimental, unsettling, and very, very good }GuardianDruh sortimentu : Kniha, The Red Road, Jazyk : Angličtina, Počet stran : 288

The Lunar Chronicles 04: Winter

, Here is the stunning conclusion to the national bestselling Lunar Chronicles, inspired by Snow White. Winter despises her stepmother, but has never dreamed of standing up to her. That is, until she realizes that she may be the only one with the power to confront the queen. Can Cinder, Prince Kai, Scarlet, Wolf, Cress, Thorne, Princess Winter, and Jacin find their happily ever afters?Druh sortimentu : Kniha, The Lunar Chronicles 04: Winter, Jazyk : Angličtina, Počet stran : 828

The Night Mark - Tiffany Reisz

Autor : Tiffany Reisz, An enthralling new novel about a woman swept away by the tides who awakens to find herself in 1921, reunited with the husband she's been mourning for four years. Fans of Kate Morton and Diana Gabaldon will fall in love with the mystery, romance and beauty of an isolated South Carolina lighthouse, where a power greater than love works its magic.Druh sortimentu : Kniha, The Night Mark, Jazyk : Angličtina, Počet stran : 432

Lord of the Rings 1. The Fellowship of the Rings - John Ronald Reuel Tolkien

Autor : John Ronald Reuel Tolkien, In a sleepy village in the Shire, a young hobbit is entrusted with an immense task. He must make a perilous journey across Middle-earth to the Cracks of Doom, there to destroy the Ruling Ring of Power - the only thing that prevents the Dark Lord's evil dominion.Druh sortimentu : Kniha, Lord of the Rings 1. The Fellowship of the Rings, Jazyk : Angličtina, Počet stran : 530

The Romanovs - Simon Sebag Montefiore

Autor : Simon Sebag Montefiore, The Romanovs were the most successful dynasty of modern times, ruling a sixth of the world's surface. How did one family turn a war-ruined principality into the world's greatest empire? And how did they lose it all? This is the intimate story of twenty tsars and tsarinas, some touched by genius, some by madness, but all inspired by holy autocracy and imperial ambition. Montefiore's gripping chronicle reveals their secret world of unlimited power and ruthless empi...

The House with the Stained-Glass Window - Zanna Sloniowska

Autor : Zanna Sloniowska, In 1989, Marianna, the beautiful star soprano at the Lviv opera, is shot dead in the street as she leads the Ukrainian citizens in their protest against Soviet power. Only eleven years old at the time, her daughter tells the story of their family before and after that critical moment - including, ten years later, her own passionate affair with an older, married man. Just like their home city of Lviv, which stands at the crossroads of nations and cultures, the women in ...

Carve the Mark - Veronica Roth

Autor : Veronica Roth, Fans of Star Wars and Divergent will revel in internationally bestselling author Veronica Roth’s stunning new science-fiction fantasy series. On a planet where violence and vengeance rule, in a galaxy where some are favoured by fate, everyone develops a currentgift, a unique power meant to shape the future. While most benefit from their currentgifts, Akos and Cyra do not – their gifts make them vulnerable to others’ control. Can they reclaim their gifts, their fates, and...

Wrath of the Righteous 4 - The Midnight Isles

The Midnight Isles je čtvrté ze série dobrodružství Wrath of the Righteous pro hru na hrdiny Pathfinder. Dobrodružství je vhodné pro postavy na 12. úrovni a mimo jiné přináší 4 nové nestvůry. Každý z dílů lze hrát jak samostatně, tak v návaznosti na předchozí sešity. Kniha je v angličtině, barevná, brožovaná a má 96 stran. After an audience with the Crusader Queen, the heroes journey to a fortress that straddles the boundary between this world and the demon-haunted realm of the Abyss. There, th...

The Man in the Iron Mask - Alexandre Dumas

Autor : Alexandre Dumas, The Man in the Iron Mask is the final episode in the cycle of novels featuring Dumas' celebrated foursome of D'Artagnan, Athos, Porthos and Aramis, who first appeared in The Three Musketeers. Some thirty-five years on, the bonds of comradeship are under strain as they end up on different sides in a power struggle that may undermine the young Louis XIV and change the face of the French monarchy. In the fast-paced narrative style that was his trademark, Dumas pitches us ...

Between the Wars - Philip Ziegler

Autor : Philip Ziegler, At the end of 1918 one prescient American historian began to write a history of the Great War. "What will you call it?" he was asked. "The First World War" was his bleak response. In Between the Wars Philip Ziegler examines the major international turning points - cultural and social as well as political and military - that led the world from one war to another. His perspective is panoramic, touching on all parts of the world where history was being made, giving equal we...

The Fall of the House of Fifa - David Conn

Autor : David Conn, Fifa was founded in 1904 to unite the football-playing world, its first congress stating that 'no person should be allowed to arrange matches for personal profit'. A little over a century later, a judge in a Brooklyn courtroom called Fifa a 'Racketeering Influenced Corrupt Organisation (RICO) enterprise' - a term originally coined for the mafia. As dazzling World Cups captivated billions around the world Fifa became a commercial magnet, money pouring into its coffers. Its ea...

In the Name of the Family - Sarah Dunant

Autor : Sarah Dunant, 1502 and Renaissance Italy is in turmoil. Backed by the money and wily power of his ageing father Pope Alexander VI, Cesare Borgia is soaring like a military comet, carving out a state for the Borgia dynasty. From Florence, a young diplomat, one Niccolo Machiavelli, is sent to shadow him to keep track of the danger. While many tremble in the presence of this brilliant unscrupulous man, Machiavelli is entranced and the relationship he forges with Cesare allows him - ...

The Genius Within - David Adam

Autor : David Adam, What if you have more intelligence than you realise? What if there is a genius inside you, just waiting to be released? And what if your route to better brain power is not hard work or thousands of hours of practice but to simply swallow a pill? What if your intelligence could be increased on demand at the touch of a button?In The Genius Within bestselling author David Adam turns his award-winning analysis and prose to the pressing scientific and societal issue of cognitive ...

Empire of the Moghul: Traitors in the Shadows - Alex Rutherford

Autor : Alex Rutherford, A new emperor, Aurangzeb, sits on India's glittering Peacock Throne - the throne he seized from his father while the old emperor still lived. He has paid for it with blood: during the brutal civil war he hunted down and killed his brothers. Now he must return the Moghul Empire to the true path and achieve new glory. But the exercise of great power is isolating. With enemies everywhere, who should he trust? Certainly not his sons. He must rely on himself and the knowledg...

The Girl with the Lost Smile - Miranda Hart

Autor : Miranda Hart, The first children s book from award-winning, bestselling author and comedian Miranda Hart. Packed with humour and happiness, this is a story guaranteed to make you laugh and cry!Chloe Long has lost her smile. She s looked everywhere for it. (Under her pillow. Under her bed. Under her nose. Obviously.)She s tried everything to bring it back. (Her favourite cake. Her favourite gran. Her favourite joke. Obviously.) But nothing seems to be working! Until one night, somethi...

Rise of the Runelords 5 - Sins of the Saviors

Sins of the Saviors je páté ze série dobrodružství Rise of the Runelords pro hru na hrdiny Pathfinder. Dobrodružství je vhodné pro postavy na 12. až 13. úrovni a mimo jiné přináší 6 nových nestvůr. Kniha je v angličtině, barevná, brožovaná a má 96 stran. After defeating the giants of Mokmurian, the heroes discover that Karzoug, an ancient wizard from the long-dead empire of Thassilon, has returned to life. From his city fortress of Xin-Shalast high in the mountains, he has been using the giants...

Into the Water - Paula Hawkins

Autor : Paula Hawkins, The addictive new psychological thriller from the author of The Girl on the Train, the runaway Sunday Times No. 1 bestseller and global phenomenon. In the last days before her death, Nel called her sister. Jules didn't pick up the phone, ignoring her plea for help. Now Nel is dead. They say she jumped. And Jules has been dragged back to the one place she hoped she had escaped for good, to care for the teenage girl her sister left behind. But Jules is afraid. So afraid. Of...

Denying the Holocaust - Deborah Lipstadt

Autor : Deborah Lipstadt, The powerful and deeply disturbing book that was at the heart of the David Irving libel case, now dramatized in the film Denial. The denial of the Holocaust has no more credibility than the assertion that the Earth is flat. Yet there are those who insist that the death of six million Jews in Nazi concentration camps is nothing but a hoax perpetrated by a powerful Zionist conspiracy. For years those who made such claims were dismissed as harmless cranks operating on the...

Between the Wars - Philip Ziegler

Autor : Philip Ziegler, At the end of 1918 one prescient American historian began to write a history of the Great War. What will you call it? he was asked. The First World War, was his bleak response.In Between the Wars Philip Ziegler examines the major international turning points - cultural and social as well as political and military - that led the world from one war to another. His approach is panoramic, touching on all parts of the world where history was being made, examining Gandhi s Ma...

The Dark Net - Benjamin Percy

Autor : Benjamin Percy, The dark net is an online shadowland for criminals to operate anonymously, but when a demonic force begins to hack the minds of its users there is nowhere left to hide.Twelve-year-old Hannah has been fitted with a high-tech prosthetic that restores her sight, but can't understand why she can now see shadows surrounding certain people.Lela, an emotionally shut-off, technophobic journalist stumbles onto a story nobody wants her to uncover. A story someone will kill to keep...

The Empathy Instinct - Peter Bazalgette

Autor : Peter Bazalgette, Empathy is the power of understanding others, imaginatively entering into their feelings. It is a fundamental human attribute, without which mutually co-operative societies cannot function. In a revolutionary development, we now know who has it, who lacks it and why. Via the MRI scanner we are mapping the human brain. This is a new frontier that reveals a host of beneficial ideas for childcare, teens challenged by the internet, the justice system, decent healthcare, ta...



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