This is my hand. It can do all sorts of things. Most of the time it does good things, but sometimes…Kitamura introduces us to the wonders of something as simple as your hand – it can push, it can pull. It can paint, it can pat. And when your hand has a bad habit, it can pick your nose!Award-winning author and illustrator Satoshi Kitamura unfolds a wonderful celebration of the simple hand, also starring a favourite Kitamura character, Boots the cat.
Purdue at 150: A Visual History of Indiana’s Land-Grant University by David M. Hovde, Adriana Harmeyer, Neal Harmeyer, and Sammie L. Morris tells Purdue's story through rare images, artifacts, and words. Authors culled decades of student papers, from scrapbooks, yearbooks, letters, and newspapers to historical photographs and memorabilia preserved in the Purdue University Libraries Virginia Kelly Karnes Archives and Special Collections. Many of the images and artifacts included have never been p
" Ava and Squishy charm. Readers will wish that they had a kitty to blame their misdeeds on when they've acted…naughty.”—Kirkus ReviewsThe very first picture book featuring Ava and her imaginary sidekick Squishy McFluff! Squishy and Ava are off on a trip to London. When the family stop to give Ava's baby sister a snack, Ava and Squishy sneak off to explore Buckingham Palace and bump into who else, but THE QUEEN OF ENGLAND (and her corgi). Will the Queen be able to see how wonderful Squishy is? F
When a series of bombs goes off in a Therian youth center, injuring members of THIRDS Team Destructive Delta and causing a rift between agents Dexter J. Daley and Sloane Brodie, peace seems unattainable. Especially when a new and frightening group, the Order of Adrasteia, appears to always be a step ahead. With panic and intolerance spreading and streets becoming littered with the Order’s propaganda, hostility between Humans and Therians grows daily. Dex and Sloane, along with the rest of the te
Reeling from the recent death of his wife, police officer Evan Cerelli looks at his four children and can only see how he fails them. His loving wife was the caretaker and nurturer, and now the single father feels himself being crushed by the pain of loss and the heavy responsibility of raising his kids.At the urging of his partner, Evan celebrates a coworker’s retirement and meets disgraced former cop turned security consultant Matt Haight. A friendship born out of loneliness and the solace of
Are Shakespeare's plays dramatizations of patriarchy or representations of assertive and eloquent women? Or are they sometimes both? And is it relevant, and if so how, that his women were first played by boys? This book shows how many kinds of feminist theory help analyze the dynamics of Shakespeare's plays. Both feminist theory and the plays deal with issues such as likeness and difference between the sexes, the complexity of relationships between women, the liberating possibilities of desire,
??Fans of fractured fairy tales will be delighted to discover the fantasy, mystery, adventure, and humor in the beloved New York Times bestselling Sisters Grimm series by Michael Buckley, now with new cover art. As featured on NBC’s The Today Show, the nine wildly popular books are favorites around the world. They were among the first books to bring a distinctly girl-power spin to fairy tales—a spin taken up by hit TV shows such as Grimm and Once Upon a Time, the bestselling book series The Land
A complete foraging manual on how to gather and use the wild plants of different natural habitats, from mountains and deserts to coastlines and cities.The new trend in the food world is using natural, gathered plants and materials, including herbs, berries, roots, and barks, to create delicious meals. This practical guide, appealing for both seasoned foragers and those looking to experience this movement for the first time, teaches the reader how to explore different natural habitats to find wil
How do you get along with your colleagues? Is your boss calm and well-organized, or great at the big ideas but less so when it comes to details?Thoughtfully observing the characteristics our co-workers display and learning how to successfully work alongside them lies at the heart of Astrology in the Workplace. In understanding your colleagues' Zodiac signs, you can turn their strengths and weaknesses into a benefit for you. For example, discover how best to put project teams together: will a fei
Finlay (a little dinosaur) is counting out jelly beans to share with his friend. He is sitting on a grassy mound. A big dinosaur comes along and demands the jelly beans. He is rather rude, a bit of a show-off, and he thinks that Finlay's friend is a figment of his imagination. What follows is a lot of posturing from the big dinosaur as he attempts to prove his worth with various antics on and around the grassy mound. As the book progresses it will gradually become clear to the reader that the 'g
Wendy knows that all children have to grow up...all apart from the magical Peter Pan! When Peter flies through the nursery window and invites Wendy and her brothers, John and Michael, to come to Never-Never-Land, they set off on the adventure of a lifetime.Presented in a beautiful slip-cased edition with new, full-color illustrations, J. M. Barrie's best-loved tale of Lost Boys, mermaids, pirates, and a boy who will never grow up is sure to enchant readers ages 8 and up.
Kuyper on the Divine Purpose for EducationAmong Abraham Kuyper's many accomplishments was his founding of the Free University of Amsterdam, where he also served as president and professor of theology. This collection of essays and speeches presents Kuyper's theology and philosophy of education, and his understanding of the divine purpose of scholarship for human culture.Included are convocation addresses given at the Free University, parliamentary speeches, newspaper articles, and other talks an