Pursuing a dream is hard work, but the right words delivered at the right time-by people who've been there and done that-can give us just the motivation we need. The right words can rekindle our enthusiasm, re-energize our efforts, dispel doubt, let us know we're not alone, and show us that the figh..
Stepping in gum. Tricky crossword puzzles. Getting caught with your fly down. Even the coolest, most successful dude on the planet is subject to the daily indignities that plague the rest of us, and now, in the very funny hands of cartoonist Ali Graham, it's a pleasure to giggle at his myriad mundan..
Longlisted for the National Book Award for Young People's Literature Keep your eyes open . . . your head down . . . and your love secret. Sarah Jac Crow and James Holt have fallen in love working in the endless fields that span a bone-dry Southwest in the near future--a land that's a little bit ma..
Almost twenty five years after the infamous art heist at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum-still the largest unsolved art theft in history-one of the stolen Degas paintings is delivered to the Boston studio of a young artist. Claire Roth has entered into a Faustian bargain with a powerful gallery ..
Calvin Sidey is always ready to run, and it doesn't take much to set him in motion. As a young man, he ran from this block, from Gladstone, from Montana, from this country. From his family and the family business. He ran from sadness, and he ran from responsibility. If the gossip was true, he ran fr..
A riveting tale of romantic suspense with a shocking twist ending set within the gates of a Fire Island colony of the super rich. Jean, a privileged, sometimes cruel, often insecure, and always envious girl, is accustomed to living in her glamorous older sister's shadow. So when Gil Burke, a handso..
Charged with the rape and murder of a nine-year-old girl in 1984, Kirk Bloodsworth was tried, convicted, and sentenced to die in Maryland's gas chamber. From the beginning, he proclaimed his innocence, but when he was granted a new trial because his prosecutors improperly withheld evidence, the seco..
A full-color, kid-friendly deck of cards, plus a book of 35 fun card games that are easy to learn and fun to play! Challenge your friends to Concentration. Deal out Hearts on the beach. Round up your parents, your siblings, your cousins for a friendly game of Blackjack. Here are the exciting card g..
This is a thoroughly researched, crisply written, and convincingly argued chronicle of the iconoclastic figure. This fascinating, misunderstood, and enigmatic subject leaps to life and off the pages of this seminal work. A bestselling novelist turns his talents to history. Like Shelby Foote, who wro..
It's a culinary catalyst, an agent of change, a gastronomic rock star. Ubiquitous in the world's most fabulous cuisines, butter is boss. Here, it finally gets its due. After traveling across three continents to stalk the modern story of butter, award-winning food writer and former pastry chef Elaine..