In the series finale, Timmy Failure and his class create a hilarious film about his life - just in time for the holidays. Though I, Timmy Failure, have solved many notorious crimes and now wish to enjoy my retirement, my fans have begged me to turn my memoirs into a movie, an ode to my greatness. I am, however, beset by enemies, the worst of whom is Tom John John, the buffoonish movie director. What's more, my father is in town, working at a bar, which is obviously just a cover for our father-so
From Paul McCartney--an action-packed picture book adventure celebrating the fun that grandparents and grandkids can get up to.See the compass needle spin--let the magical fun begin!Meet Grandude--a super-cool intrepid-explorer grandfather with some amazing tricks up his sleeve. Grandude is a one-of-a-kind adventurer! With his magic compass, he whisks his four grandkids off on whirlwind adventures, taking them all around the globe. Join them as they ride flying fish, dodge stampedes, and escape
The definitive rock encyclopedia for the 21st century updated for the ever-changing world of music. "An absolute must for any rock-music fan." -- Booklist "A welcome and heavily used addition to any rock 'n' roll buff's library." -- Library Journal "Will introduce browsers to music they hadn't realized they would like." -- Publishers Weekly This third edition of Rock Chronicles is updated to mark the recent loss of many important, innovative and beloved musicians who changed the world of music,
"It might be the most important book about being a parent that you will ever read." —Emily Rapp Black, New York Times bestselling author of The Still Point of the Turning World“A beautifully told, harrowing story…”—Heather HavrileskyOne morning, Kim Brooks made a split-second decision to leave her four-year old son in the car while she ran into a store. What happened would consume the next several years of her life and spur her to investigate the broader role America’s culture of fear plays in p
Human Rights Tectonics. Global Perspectives on Integration and Fragmentation is a collaborative effort of internationally renowned Human Rights experts who analyse the effectiveness of legal protection in a highly fragmented and multilayered Human Rights system. Bringing together international, European and national perspectives and focusing on selected subject areas such as non-discrimination, accommodation of cultural identity, and socio-economic rights the book examines the difficulties faced
In this updated edition, sight-fishing expert Landon Mayer teaches you what you need to know to spot the trout before you cast--if you can see a trout, you are more likely to catch it. This comprehensive book shares knowledge learned through years of fishing and guiding and reveals tricks and skills anglers need to get more and bigger trout.
From the “masterful storyteller” (Vince Flynn) of the New York Times bestselling Red Sparrow trilogy comes this thrilling finale, in which the CIA’s Nate Nash and a Russian agent are caught up in a harrowing scandal involving Russia’s blackmail against the newly elected US President.In Washington, a newly installed administration is selecting its Cabinet members and Russian counterintelligence chief Colonel Dominika Egorova hears a whisper of a Kremlin operation to place a mole inside a high int
January 25, 2011 was a watershed moment for Egypt and a transformative experience for the young men and women who changed the course of their nation’s history. Tahrir’s Youth tells the story of the organized youth behind the mass uprising that brought about the spectacular collapse of the Mubarak regime. Who were these activists? What did they want? How did the movement they unleashed shape them as it unfolded and why did it fall short of its goals? Drawing on first-hand testimonies, this study
Welcome to best-selling author-illustrator Martha Day Zschock's Hello! board book series for children. In Hello, Pet Friends! readers will explore the fun and interesting world of pets and all the things one should think about when trying to choose the perfect pet! For ages 2-5. Made in the USA.
Welcome to best-selling author-illustrator Martha Day Zschock's Hello! board book series for children. In Hello, Cat! readers will explore the fun, interesting and playful world of cats. For ages 2-5. Made in the USA.
It’s all about boats! Parent and child seagulls celebrate on the high seas and winding rivers in best-selling author-illustrator Martha Day Zschock’s Hello! board book series for children. In Hello, Boats! join the pair as they sail the ocean blue, cruise a lake, waterski, and lounge on a fancy houseboat. Along the way, you’ll encounter cruise ships, canoes, and big barges, ending the day with a beautiful sunset over the water and a young, sleepy seagull! For ages 2-5. Made in the USA.
Day of the Dead, a long-celebrated holiday in Mexico, has spread throughout the world in recent years, infiltrating aspects of popular visual culture at large. Over the past decade, in particular, the powerfully iconic, colorful imagery associated with the holiday has captured the public’s imagination to become a world-wide, year-round phenomenon. This exciting volume, suffused with amazing color and energy, is the first to take the next logical step and include amazing Day of the Dead inspired
Microservices have become the backbone of the largest web companies in existence today, including Netflix, Amazon, and Google. These companies run large distributed systems that span multiple datacenters and geographic regions, and this usually involves distributed schedulers, service discovery, load balancing, traffic shaping, monitoring, and logging solutions.This practical book provides several common design patterns for building a platform around microservices at scale. Developers, software