The Case of the Black Pearl: A stylish new mystery series set in the South of France by Lin Anderson [PDF]

The Case of the Black Pearl: A stylish new mystery series set in the South of France by Lin Anderson [PDF]

Publisher: Severn House Publishers; First World Publication edition (July 1, 2014) Introducing glamorous private investigator Patrick de Courvoisier in this stylish new mystery series. Content to leave his controversial past behind him and enjoy a more relaxed, hedonistic lifestyle on a converted houseboat in the glamorous French resort of Cannes, enigmatic Englishman Patrick de Courvoisier […]

Dinner Diaries: Reviving the Art of the Hostess Book by Daniel Cappello [PDF]

Dinner Diaries: Reviving the Art of the Hostess Book by Daniel Cappello [PDF]

Publisher: Assouline Publishing (July 22, 2014) Dinner Diaries follows in the spirit of Assouline s popular Proust Questionnaire, Fashion Questionnaire, and Wine Questionnaire, using the format of Proust s handy interview helper, to ask everything about dinner parties, from preferred seating arrangements to the best conversation topics. Featuring handwritten answers from experienced hosts such as […]

Sailing Yachts by Sibylle Kramer [PDF]

Sailing Yachts by Sibylle Kramer [PDF]

Publisher: Braun Publish,Csi (July 7, 2014) Without having to rely on the power of engines, sailing yachts glide effortlessly through the waves, fulfilling dreams of freedom, adventure, luxury or relaxation. Next to the challenges posed by using materials and spatial concepts that must withstand the forces of wind and water, designers and shipyards must also […]

Aftershock. by Joe Lane [PDF]

Aftershock. by Joe Lane [PDF]

Publisher: Bancroft Press; First edition (July 4, 2014) Thriller/Adventure/Public Affairs Major Penelope Baldwin, accomplished pilot and tactician, could have expected a bright future and stable military career until a dubious flight mission over Al A Zamiyah, Iraq results in the loss of her left leg, and any opportunity for motherhood. As Penelope struggles in recovery, […]

Redeeming Relevance in the Book of Numbers: Explorations in Text and Meaning by Rabbi Francis Nataf [PDF]

Redeeming Relevance in the Book of Numbers: Explorations in Text and Meaning by Rabbi Francis Nataf [PDF]

Publisher: Urim Publications (July 1, 2014) Continuing Rabbi Francis Nataf s innovative analysis of the Bible s five books, this volume focuses on some of the text s most perplexing stories in the Book of Numbers. It weaves them into discussions about the individual and the community, religious leadership and its abuse, and about communication […]

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 […]

Dinotrux Go to School by Chris Gall [PDF]

Dinotrux Go to School by Chris Gall [PDF]

Publisher: LB Kids (July 8, 2014) In this beginning reader, today is the first day of school. The Dinotrux are nervous! What will they eat for lunch? Will their teacher be nice? But the Dinotrux don’t need to worry. They can help each other. And school isn’t scary. It’s fun, especially when you are part […]