From Dead to Worse - Charlaine Harris

24 июня 2010 | Категория: Books in English | Просмотров: 2422

From Dead to Worse - Charlaine Harris

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Eighth in the New York Times bestselling series-available in trade paperback for the first time.
After the natural disaster of Hurricane Katrina, and the manmade horror of the explosion at the vampire summit, Sookie Stackhouse is safe but dazed, yearning for things to get back to normal. But her boyfriend Quinn is among the missing. And things are changing, whether the Weres and vamps in her corner of Louisiana like it or not. In the ensuing battles, Sookie faces danger, death-and once more, betrayal by someone she loves.



Dreams From My Father: A Story Of Race And Inheritance - Barack Obama

24 июня 2010 | Категория: Books in English | Просмотров: 2299

Dreams From My Father: A Story Of Race And Inheritance - Barack Obama

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Includes the senator's speech from the 2004 Democratic National Convention!
In this lyrical, unsentimental, and compelling memoir, the son of a black African father and a white American mother searches for a workable meaning to his life as a black American. It begins in New York, where Barack Obama learns that his father—a figure he knows more as a myth than as a man—has been killed in a car accident.



The Time Traveler's Wife - Audrey Niffenegger

21 июня 2010 | Категория: Books in English | Просмотров: 4408

The Time Traveler's Wife - Audrey Niffenegger

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New York Times Bestseller
Today Show Book Club Selection
Audrey Niffenegger's innovative debut, The Time Traveler's Wife, is the story of Clare, a beautiful art student, and Henry, an adventuresome librarian, who have known each other since Clare was six and Henry was thirty-six, and were married when Clare was twenty-three and Henry thirty-one. Impossible but true, because Henry finds himself periodically displaced in time, pulled to moments of emotional gravity from his life, past and future. His disappearances are spontaneous, his experiences unpredictable, alternately harrowing and amusing.



An Illustrated Brief History of Western Philosophy - Anthony Kenny

21 июня 2010 | Категория: Books in English | Просмотров: 1418

An Illustrated Brief History of Western Philosophy - Anthony Kenny

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This illustrated edition of Sir Anthony Kenny's acclaimed survey of Western philosophy offers the most concise and compelling story of the complete development of philosophy available.
Spanning 2,500 years of thought, An Illustrated Brief History of Western Philosophy provides essential coverage of the most influential philosophers of the Western world, among them Socrates, Plato, Aristotle, Jesus, Augustine, Aquinas, Machiavelli, Descartes, Hobbes, Spinoza, Berkeley, Hume, Rousseau, Kant, Hegel, Marx, Mill, Nietzsche, Darwin, Freud, Frege, Russell, and Wittgenstein.



Harvard Medical School Guide to Achieving Optimal Memory - Aaron Nelson

20 июня 2010 | Категория: Books in English | Просмотров: 1816

Harvard Medical School Guide to Achieving Optimal Memory - Aaron Nelson

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From a leading expert at one of the world's most respected medical schools—a complete program for achieving optimal memory, for life!
Ever find yourself walking into a room and forgetting why? Having trouble remembering that pesky password or your siblings' birthdays? Don't panic. Memory lapses like these are common, especially after age forty. But memory loss isn't inevitable or irreversible. You can achieve optimal memory at any age—and this book shows you how.



The Secret - Rhonda Byrne

20 июня 2010 | Категория: Books in English | Просмотров: 5355

The Secret - Rhonda Byrne

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Fragments of a Great Secret have been found in the oral traditions, in literature, in religions and philosophies throughout the centuries. For the first time, all the pieces of The Secret come together in an incredible revelation that will be life-transforming for all who experience it.
In this book, you'll learn how to use The Secret in every aspect of your life -- money, health, relationships, happiness, and in every interaction you have in the world. You'll begin to understand the hidden, untapped power that's within you, and this revelation can bring joy to every aspect of your life.



The Audacity of Hope - Barack Obama

10 июня 2010 | Категория: Books in English | Просмотров: 1992

The Audacity of Hope - Barack Obama

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Senator Barack Obama reflects on the American ideals that led him into politics. Barack Obama has been hailed by voters of all stripes as a man of uncommon gifts and far-reaching vision. In THE AUDACITY OF HOPE, he draws on his personal experience as a senator and lawyer, professor and father, Christian and skeptic, and finds a shared language about our nation’s values. At the same time he explores the gap between our American ideals and the ruthless imperatives of today’s politics.