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Florine Stettheimer: Painting Poetry

Stephen Brown · Yale University Press
Pages: 168
Format: Hardcover

A new look at the art of one of the most charming and idiosyncratic personalities of early 20th-century New York Florine Stettheimer (1871-1944) was a New York original: a society lady who hosted an avant-garde salon in her Manhattan home, a bohemian and a flapper, a poet, a theater designer,...
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The Genius of Birds

Jennifer Ackerman · Penguin Press
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

Birds are astonishingly intelligent creatures. According to revolutionary new research, some birds rival primates and even humans in their remarkable forms of intelligence. In The Genius of Birds, acclaimed author Jennifer Ackerman explores the newly discovered brilliance of birds. As she travels...
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Annie - 2012 Revival Vocal Selections

Charles Strouse · Hal Leonard Corporation
Pages: 53
Format: Paperback

In celebration of its 35th anniversary, a revival of this beloved musical opened on Broadway in 2012. Our songbook features fresh digital engravings of 13 tunes including new songs added just for this edition! Contains piano/vocal arrangements of: Annie * Easy Street * I Don't Need...
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The Age of Disenchantments: The Epic Story of Spain's Most Notorious Literary Family and the Long Shadow of the Spanish Civil War

Aaron Shulman · Ecco
Pages: 496
Format: Hardcover

A gripping narrative history of Spain's most brilliant and troubled literary family - a tale about the making of art, myth, and legacy - set against the upheaval of the Spanish Civil War and beyondIn this absorbing and atmospheric historical narrative, journalist Aaron Shulman takes us deeply...
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Cheaper by the Dozen

Frank B. Gilbreth Sr. · Bantam
Format: Mass Market Paperback

Book by Gilbreth Sr., Frank B., Carey, Ernestine G.
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Fodor's In Focus Charleston: with Hilton Head & the Lowcountry

FODOR'S TRAVEL GUIDES. · Fodor's Travel
Pages: 232
Format: Paperback

Written by locals, Fodor's InFocus Charleston is the perfect guidebook for those looking for insider tips to make the most out their visit to Charleston, South Carolina. Complete with detailed maps and concise descriptions, this travel guide will help you plan your trip with ease.One of the South's...
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Mousy Cats and Sheepish Coyotes: The Science of Animal Personalities

John Shivik · Beacon Press
Pages: 216
Format: Hardcover

A wildlife expert explores what science tells us about animals as unique individuals and why animal personality matters for the human-animal bond and for adaptation in nature.Why are some cats cuddly and others standoffish? Why are some dogs adventuresome, others homebodies? As any pet owner...
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Murder by the Book: The Crime That Shocked Dickens's London

Claire Harman · Knopf
Pages: 272
Format: Hardcover

From the acclaimed biographer--the fascinating, little-known story of a Victorian-era murder that rocked literary London, leading Charles Dickens, William Thackeray, and Queen Victoria herself to wonder: Can a novel kill?In May 1840, Lord William Russell, well known in London's highest...
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The History of Physics

Isaac Asimov · Walker Publishing Company; Revised edition
Pages: 762
Format: Hardcover

Omnibus of three books originally published separately: Understanding Physics: Motion, Sound and Heat; Understanding Physics: Light, Magnetism and Electricity; and Understanding Physics: The Proton, Neutron and Electron. It was reprinted under the title Understanding Physics in 1993. To the original...
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Writer's Market 2016: The Most Trusted Guide to Getting Published

Robert Lee Brewer · Writer's Digest Books
Pages: 896
Format: Paperback

THE MOST TRUSTED GUIDE TO GETTING PUBLISHEDWant to get published and paid for your writing? Let Writer's Market 2016 guide you through the process with thousands of publishing opportunities for writers, including listings for book publishers, consumer and trade magazines, contests and awards,...
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Norwich: One Tiny Vermont Town's Secret to Happiness and Excellence

Karen Crouse · Simon & Schuster
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

The extraordinary story of the small Vermont town that has likely produced more Olympians per capita than any other place in the country - and whose citizens provide a model for achieving excellence while leading a well-rounded life.Norwich, a charming Vermont town of roughly three thousand...
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The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2017

HOPE JAHREN · Mariner Books
Pages: 352
Format: Paperback

"Undeniably exquisite . . . Reveal[s] not only how science actually happens but also who or what propels its immutable humanity." - Maria Popova "An excellent introduction to the key issues in science today." - P. D. Smith, Guardian "[A] stellar compendium...
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Class

Lucinda Rosenfeld · Little
Pages: 341
Format: Print book

A satirical novel about a mother whose life spirals out of control when she's forced to rethink her bleeding heart liberal ideals For idealistic forty-something Karen Kipple, it isn't enough that she works full-time in the non-profit sector, aiding an organization that helps hungry children...
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Scott 2017 standard postage stamp catalogue.

Scott Publishing Co. · Amos Media
Format: Print book

Presents a six-volume catalogue showing postage stamps from the United States, the United Nations, and the other countries of the world and their current values.
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The Life of Elizabeth I

Alison Weir

Perhaps the most influential sovereign England has ever known, Queen Elizabeth I reigned prosperously for more than forty years, from 1558 until her death in 1603. During her rule, however, she remained an extremely private person, keeping her own counsel and sharing secrets with
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