ISBN: 006231727X, 9780062317278
Authors: Kathryn Holmes,
Publisher: HarperTeen
Keywords: found, lost, distance
Pages: 320
Published: 2016-06-14
Category: Survival Stories, Action & Adventure, Literature & Fiction, Teen & Young Adult,
List Price: 9.99 USD

Blending elements of Laurie Halse Anderson’s Speak and Gary Paulsen’s Hatchet, this gripping story from Kathryn Holmes was deemed “a page turner” by author Richard Peck and “an intense story of survival” by ALA Booklist in its starred review.Sophomore Hallie Calhoun has just endured the most excruciating six months of her life. Once the rumors about her and the preacher’s son, Luke, made their way around school, her friends abandoned her, and as a result, Hallie has completely ......
ISBN: 0198728972, 9780198728979
Authors: Alan Devlin,
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Keywords: intersection, antitrust, patent, law, practicing
Pages: 528
Published: 2016-05-17
Category: Antitrust, Business,
List Price: 245.00 USD

The interface of antitrust and intellectual property (IP) is complex, as the rapid development of technology markets drives rapid evolution in the law. This makes it increasingly important for legal practitioners to have a firm grasp of the policy concerns that inform antitrust limits on the use of proprietary technology. This book examines the intersection of competition and patent laws from the perspective of both United States (US) and European Union (EU) law; this approach is essential for ......
ISBN: 006246793X, 9780062467935
Authors: Dan Marshall,
Publisher: Harper Design
Keywords: life, easier, hints, helpful, hacks, dad
Pages: 160
Published: 2016-05-10
List Price: 15.99 USD

The author of Life Hacks returns with this indispensable, fully illustrated manual—featuring 112 ingenious yet simple tricks, shortcuts, and ideas—every dad needs to solve a host of everyday annoyances and dilemmas.Packed with a wealth of advice, Dad Hacks offers invaluable solutions for more than one hundred common problems fathers face everyday. These hacks—“a trick, shortcut, skill, or novelty method that increases productivity and efficiency”—use basic materials and familiar ......
ISBN: 0956733263, 9780956733269
Authors: Alan Richardson,
Publisher: Compendium Developments Ltd
Keywords: tester, evil
Pages: Unknown
Published: 2016-03-16
Category: Software Development, Software Design, Testing & Engineering, Programming, Computers & Technology,
List Price: Unknown

Are you in charge of your own testing? Do you have the advice you need to advance your test approach? "Dear Evil Tester" contains advice about testing that you won't hear anywhere else. "Dear Evil Tester" is a three pronged publication designed to: - provoke not placate, - make you react rather than relax, - help you laugh not languish. Starting gently with the laugh out loud Agony Uncle answers originally published in 'The Testing Planet'. "Dear Evil Tester" then provides new answers, to ......
ISBN: 0748694072, 9780748694075
Authors: Alan Gibbs,
Publisher: Edinburgh University Press
Keywords: narratives, trauma, american, contemporary
Pages: 256
Published: 2014-07-30
List Price: 39.95 USD

This book looks at the way writers present the effects of trauma in their work. It explores narrative devices, such as 'metafiction', as well as events in contemporary America, including 9/11, the Iraq War, and reactions to the Bush administration. Contemporary American authors who are discussed in depth include Carol Shields, Toni Morrison, Tim O'Brien, Mark Danielewski, Art Spiegelman, Jonathan Safran Foer, Anthony Swofford, Evan Wright, Paul Auster, Philip Roth, and Michael Chabon. ......
ISBN: 0307778193, 9780307778192
Authors: Bruce Bliven Jr,
Publisher: Random House Books For Young Readers
Keywords: books, landmark, revolution, american
Pages: 160
Published: 2011-02-02
Category: Military & Wars, History, Children's
List Price: Unknown

In the American colonies of the 1770s, people were fed up with British laws. Local farmers and tradesmen secretly formed a militia. In 1775, when the British marched into Lexington and Concord, Massachusetts, the Americans were ready. From that first battle to the final showdown at Yorktown, the Americans fought against tremendous odds. The British army was bigger and better trained. Food and guns were scarce. But George Washington’s ragged army fought for–and won–the freedom and ......
ISBN: 0307561801, 9780307561800
Authors: Jeff Leeland, Marcus Brotherton, Marcus Brotherton,
Publisher: Multnomah
Keywords: kids, helping, stories, amazing, small, sparrows, thousand
Pages: 256
Published: 2009-02-04
Category: Stewardship, Christian Living, Christian Books & Bibles,
List Price: Unknown

In 1992, Jeff and Kristi Leeland’s infant son, Michael, needed a bone marrow transplant. It cost $200,000 they didn’t have. That’s when Dameon, the most picked-on kid in the junior high where Jeff taught, emptied his bank account and handed Jeff twelve $5 bills to help save Michael’s life. Other students rallied behind Dameon’s $60 donation of hope--and a community rallied behind them. In less than four weeks, they raised over $227,000 for Michael’s life-saving transplant.Sometimes ......
ISBN: 0439475813, 9780439475815
Authors: Caralyn Buehner,
Publisher: Scholastic
Keywords: love
Pages: Unknown
Published: 2002
List Price: Unknown

Who loves you and thinks you're perfect? Your mother, of course. Caralyn Buehner's joyous ode celebrates the love and affection a mother feels for her child, even (or especially) in those not-so-perfect moments. Even "when you're ready for the day in your mix-matched sneaker style,/ And waiting at the door with bits of breakfast in your smile," kids, rest assured, Mom loves you! The endearing paper-collage illustrations of Jacqueline Rogers show mother and child in many happy moments ......
ISBN: 0843924462, 9780843924466
Authors: Patricia Pellicane,
Publisher: Leisure Books (Mm)
Keywords: desire, embers
Pages: Unknown
Published: 1987-02
List Price: 3.95 USD