I Am Pilgrim: A Thriller by Terry Hayes [PDF]

I Am Pilgrim: A Thriller by Terry Hayes [PDF]

Publisher: Thorndike Press; Lrg edition (July 23, 2014) A young woman murdered in a run-down hotel, all identifying characteristics dissolved by acid. A father beheaded in the blistering heat of a Saudi Arabian public square. A Syrian biotech expert found eyeless in a Damascus junkyard. Smoldering human remains on a remote mountainside in Afghanistan. A […]

Sound Unseen: Acousmatic Sound in Theory and Practice by Brian Kane [PDF]

Sound Unseen: Acousmatic Sound in Theory and Practice by Brian Kane [PDF]

Publisher: Oxford University Press (July 1, 2014) Sound coming from outside the field of vision, from somewhere beyond, holds a privileged place in the Western imagination. When separated from their source, sounds seem to manifest transcendent realms, divine powers, or supernatural forces. According to legend, the philosopher Pythagoras lectured to his disciples from behind a […]

Barbie Bedtime Story Collection by Mary Man-Kong [PDF]

Barbie Bedtime Story Collection by Mary Man-Kong [PDF]

Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers (July 22, 2014) Girls ages 3 to 7 will love this deluxe 320-page hardcover bedtime storybook collection that features retellings of fourteen of Barbie s bestselling movies: BarbieTM Mariposa and the Fairy Princess, BarbieTM in the Pink Shoes, BarbieTM The Princess and the Popstar, BarbieTM in a Mermaid […]

Flow and the Foundations of Positive Psychology: The Collected Works of Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi by Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi [PDF]

Flow and the Foundations of Positive Psychology: The Collected Works of Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi by Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi [PDF]

Publisher: Springer; 2014 edition (July 25, 2014) The second volume in the collected works of Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi covers about thirty years of Csikszentmihalyi s work on three main and interconnected areas of study: attention, flow and positive psychology. Describing attention as psychic energy and in the footsteps of William James, Csikszentmihalyi explores the allocation of […]

Manhunters: Criminal Profilers and Their Search for the World s Most Wanted Serial Killers by Colin Wilson [PDF]

Manhunters: Criminal Profilers and Their Search for the World s Most Wanted Serial Killers by Colin Wilson [PDF]

Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing (July 1, 2014) Author Colin Wilson opens this illuminating psychological discussion with the development of the 1977 Behavioral Science Unit, which was set up in order to answer the many questions surrounding serial killers: How does someone become a serial killer? How do they choose their victims, and why do they not […]