Low Expectations A Prequel

Author: Elizabeth Aaron
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1784291595
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Low Expectations A Prequel from the Author: Elizabeth Aaron. An ebook-exclusive prequel to Low Expectations, the hilarious debut from Elizabeth Aaron. Georgie's gap year travels have come to an abrupt end. Dumped by her boyfriend the day before they're due to fly out, she's left in Paris with no money, no phone, no way out. Except to get her mother to come and get her. The Eurostar back to London is going to be a pretty torturous affair...

The Art Of Doing Good

Author: Charles Bronfman
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118264355
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The Art Of Doing Good from the Author: Charles Bronfman. Drawing from interviews with 18 social innovators as well as from their own leadership roles, the authors, world-renowned philanthropists, provide would-be social entrepreneurs with the guidance and real-world advice for turning personal passion into an organization with impact.

The Prequel Trilogy Star Wars

Author: Terry Brooks
Publisher: Del Rey
ISBN: 0307795942
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The Prequel Trilogy Star Wars from the Author: Terry Brooks. For the first time in one stunning volume, here is the complete, epic story arc: The Phantom Menace, Attack of the Clones, and Revenge of the Sith. Experience the sweeping tale of good and evil, of myth and magic, of innocence and power–and witness the tragic transformation of Anakin Skywalker from mere slave to one of the greatest, most powerful, and feared villains of the galaxy: Darth Vader. “The path has been placed before you, Anakin. The choice to take it must be yours alone.” On the barren desert world of Tatooine, young Anakin Skywalker toils by day and dreams by night . . . of traveling the stars to worlds he’s only heard of in stories. When Jedi Knight Qui-Gon Jinn and his apprentice, Obi-Wan Kenobi, cross paths with Anakin, it marks the beginning of the drama that will become legend. Courageous to the point of recklessness, Anakin comes of age in a time of great upheaval. The attempted assassination of Senator Padmé Amidala thrusts the Republic close to the edge of disaster–and brings Anakin and Padmé into a secret romance as intense as it is forbidden. As combat escalates across the galaxy, the stage is set for an explosive endgame. Tormented by unspeakable visions, Anakin edges closer to the brink of a decision with profound ramifications. It remains only for Darth Sidious to strike the final staggering blow against the Republic–and to ordain a fearsome new Sith Lord: Darth Vader. THE PHANTOM MENACE by Terry Brooks, based on the story and screenplay by George Lucas ATTACK OF THE CLONES by R. A. Salvatore, from a story by George Lucas and a screenplay by George Lucas and Jonathan Hales REVENGE OF THE SITH by Matthew Stover, based on the story and screenplay by George Lucas Features a bonus section following the novel that includes a primer on the Star Wars expanded universe, and over half a dozen excerpts from some of the most popular Star Wars books of the last thirty years!

Ruth Park

Author: Joy Hooton
Publisher: National Library Australia
ISBN: 064629461X
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Ruth Park from the Author: Joy Hooton. Each year, the Friends of the National Library of Australia celebrate the work of an eminent figure in the world of Australian literature and publishing. This publication celebrates the remarkable contribution of Ruth Park.


Author: Irvine Welsh
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393089894
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Skagboys from the Author: Irvine Welsh. Prequel to the best-selling phenomenon Trainspotting, this exhilarating and moving novel shows how Welsh’s colorful miscreants first went wrong. Mark Renton’s life seems to be on track: university, pretty girlfriend, even social success. But, in this prequel to Trainspotting, after the death of his younger brother, Rent falls apart and starts hanging around with his old pals, including Sick Boy, Spud, and Begbie, and being drawn irresistibly into their wacked-out plans. Set against 1980s Thatcher-era Edinburgh—with its high unemployment, low expectations, and hard-to-come-by money and drugs?Irvine Welsh’s colorful crew lunges from one darkly hilarious misadventure to the next. Gritty, moving, and exhilarating, Skagboys paints their dizzying downward spiral with scabrous humor and raw language.

Black Enterprise

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Black Enterprise from the Author: . BLACK ENTERPRISE is the ultimate source for wealth creation for African American professionals, entrepreneurs and corporate executives. Every month, BLACK ENTERPRISE delivers timely, useful information on careers, small business and personal finance.

High Theory Low Culture

Author: M. Brottman
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 1403978220
Size: 69.51 MB
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High Theory Low Culture from the Author: M. Brottman. In High Theory/Low Culture , Brottman uses the tools of 'high' cultural theory to examine many areas of today's popular culture, including style magazines, sport, shopping, tabloid newspapers, horror movies and pornography. In doing so, she not only demonstrates the practical use of 'high' theory as it relates to our everyday world, but she also investigates the kinds of 'low' culture that are regularly dismissed by academic scholars. Through a close examination of these cultural forms, Brottman reveals how the kinds of popular culture that we usually take for granted are, in fact, far more complex and sophisticated than is normally assumed.


Author: Irvine Welsh
Publisher: Heyne Verlag
ISBN: 3641118166
Size: 61.63 MB
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Trainspotting from the Author: Irvine Welsh. Die volle Ladung Leben - ein Klassiker der Underground-Literatur Mietskasernen, Arbeitslosigkeit, miese Pubs, viel Alkohol und jede Menge Drogen: das ist der Alltag in Leith, einem heruntergekommenen Vorort von Edinburgh. Das ist auch der Alltag von Renton, Spud, Begbie, Sick Boy und Dianne, einer Clique von jugendlichen AuĂźenseitern, in deren Leben sich fast alles um Drogen dreht. Wer kein Junkie ist, wird bald einer werden oder war einer oder wird bald wieder einer sein. Neben Stuff, Rausch, Entzug, Sex, Frust und Gewalt gibt es aber auch noch die Musik. Und wenn diese Anti-Helden schon alle den Blues haben, so doch zumindest mit 160 beats per minute.

Magill S Cinema Annual

Author: Christine Tomassini
Publisher: St James Press
ISBN: 9781558624597
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Magill S Cinema Annual from the Author: Christine Tomassini. "Magill's Cinema Annual provides comprehensive information on the theatrical releases of each year. Featured are extensive essays, cast and character listings, production credits, running time, country of origin, MPAA rating, nine comprehensive indexes and more.


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Hwm from the Author: . Singapore's leading tech magazine gives its readers the power to decide with its informative articles and in-depth reviews.