The Situation Is Hopeless But Not Serious (The Pursuit of Unhappiness)
Do you have the makings of an unhappiness expert? With the techniques in this book, you can raise yourself to the genius level. A word of warning, however. Along the way you may begin to ask yourself, "How did I manage to turn myself into my own worst enemy?" Fortunately, this tongue-in-cheek (but s..
Although the devil dresses in silk, does the devil stay? Lizzy Banks is determined to take the reins of the family business, a men's fashion brand. To do this, she will create a spectacular collection, but a launch of this caliber requires a model to match. The chosen one is James Rowan, a cheeky yo..
The well-known story of Aladdin is full of teachings about ambition, evil, the relative importance of material goods and the not so relative importance of affections... Rediscover it from the hand of Picarona's collection of classic fairy tales and let your imagination fly with Aladdin and the genie..
Klara and the Sun is a magnificent new novel from the Nobel laureate Kazuo Ishiguro--author of Never Let Me Go and the Booker Prize-winning The Remains of the Day.Klara and the Sun, the first novel by Kazuo Ishiguro since he was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature, tells the story of Klara, an Art..
This book is about love, madness, politics, technologies, the dystopian present, the new subjectivities, the deviations of enjoyment, and the exorbitant world, are read and commented on as symptoms of a mutant, uncertain and often threatening civilization. Together these works trace the fundamental ..
Open this book and, using the included magical press-out "flashlight," illuminate a nighttime world full of amazing animals! Whether exploring an Amazon jungle or an African safari, kids will discover all sorts of creatures that are most active in the darkness. Packed with fun facts and illustration..
In the summer of 1885, three Frenchmen arrived in London for a few days' intellectual shopping: a prince, a count, and a commoner with an Italian name. In time, each of these men would achieve a certain level of renown, but who were they then and what was the significance of their sojourn to England..
The Complete Guide to Fasting explains how fasting is good for health, who can benefit from fasting, the history of fasting, and the various ways to fast: intermittent, alternate-day, or extended. Learn what to expect when starting to fast, and how to track your progress and avoid potential negative..
In this dazzling portrait of Rome’s first imperial dynasty, Tom Holland traces the astonishing century-long story of the rise and fall of the Julio-Claudians—Augustus, Tiberius, Caligula, Claudius, and Nero. Capturing both the brilliant allure of their rule and the blood-steeped shadows cast by thei..
Jasper Rabbit loves carrots—especially Crackenhopper Field carrots. He eats them on the way to school. He eats large amounts of carrots. Until the day the carrots start following him...or are they? This is a hilarious picture book that shows it’s all fun and games…until you get too greedy. / Al co..
This book will show you, step-by-step, with clear and vivid examples, exactly how to use this revolutionary process for yourself. You’ll see people do The Work with Katie on a broad range of human problems. Many people have discovered The Works power to solve problems and experience a sense of lasti..
Your brain puts a sensory system at your disposal for the perception of the environment, a nervous system for the control of the motor apparatus, as well as an integrated consciousness to discern and decide. The journalist Marco Magrini explains how your brain works so that you understand how, and a..