Best of Work by Jon Link [PDF]

Best of Work by Jon Link [PDF]

Publisher: Modern Toss Limited (July 17, 2014) Welcome to the ‘Best of Work’, the definitive collection of hilarious jokes chipped direct from the coal face of office politics by cult cartoonists Modern Toss. Seventy-five bang-on-the-nose cartoons cherry picked from new material and their massively popular ‘Work’ and ‘More Work’ books, many dealing with recent shifts […]

Converts to Civil Society: Christianity and Political Culture in Contemporary Hong Kong by Lida V. Nedilsky [PDF]

Converts to Civil Society: Christianity and Political Culture in Contemporary Hong Kong by Lida V. Nedilsky [PDF]

Publisher: Baylor University Press (July 1, 2014) Lida V Nedilsky captures the public ramifications of a personal, Christian faith at the time of Hong Kongs pivotal political turmoil. From 1997 to 2008, in the much-anticipated reintegration of Hong Kong into Chinese sovereignty, she conducted detailed interviews of more than fifty Hong Kong people and then […]

The Martian by Andy Weir [PDF]

The Martian by Andy Weir [PDF]

Publisher: Thorndike Press; Lrg edition (July 9, 2014) Six days ago, astronaut Mark Watney became one of the first people to walk on Mars. Now, he’s sure he’ll be the first person to die there. After a dust storm nearly kills him and forces his crew to evacuate while thinking him dead, Mark finds himself […]

Consumerism and the Emergence of the Middle Class in Colonial America by Dr Christina J. Hodge [PDF]

Consumerism and the Emergence of the Middle Class in Colonial America by Dr Christina J. Hodge [PDF]

Publisher: Cambridge University Press (July 14, 2014) This interdisciplinary study presents compelling evidence for a revolutionary idea: that to understand the historical entrenchment of gentility in America, we must understand its creation among non-elite people: colonial middling sorts who laid the groundwork for the later American middle class. Focusing on the daily life of Widow […]

Is the Planet Full? by Ian Goldin [PDF]

Is the Planet Full? by Ian Goldin [PDF]

Publisher: Oxford University Press (July 15, 2014) What are the impacts of population growth? Can our planet support the demands of the ten billion people anticipated to be the world’s population by the middle of this century? While it is common to hear about the problems of overpopulation, might there be unexplored benefits of increasing […]

Andrew Draws by David McPhail [PDF]

Andrew Draws by David McPhail [PDF]

Publisher: Holiday House (July 1, 2014) Andrew draws, and draws, and draws. He becomes so skilled that his work takes on a life of its own in this story of a small boy who does the extraordinary in this whimsical picture book that will remind readers of the power that both art and artist can […]

Perfectly Imperfect: Character Sketches from the Old Testament- Small Group Dvd by David Busic [PDF]

Perfectly Imperfect: Character Sketches from the Old Testament- Small Group Dvd by David Busic [PDF]

Publisher: Beacon Hill Pr; DVD edition (July 2014) Perfectly Imperfect is about people whose trueto-life stories are found in the Old Testament. Thissmall group resource shows that in these sometimestragic and broken lives, we get a glimpseof how God transforms us from what we are intowhat we can be.Included are a facilitator’s guide and these […]

Honey I’m Home! by Barbie Taylor [PDF]

Honey I’m Home! by Barbie Taylor [PDF]

Publisher: Speaking From Experience, Inc. (July 1, 2014) Honey, I m Home! is a remarkable true story, loaded with humor and told with honesty and sincerity; a lighthearted collision between an irresistible force and an immovable object. After arthritis forces Barbie to abandon her medical career, she becomes engaged to a clever and successful entrepreneur. […]