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Irse o deja ir: La pérdida amorosa

by Sergio Zurita

Luego de Pareja o matrimonio. Decida usted, Mario Zumaya y Sergio Zurita se dieron a la dolorosa tarea de conversar sobre las pérdidas amorosas. Para formar una pareja se necesita la decisión acordada de dos personas, para romper la relación basta y sobra con uno y, por supuesto, existen dos procesos de ruptura diferentes: abandonar y ser abandonado. Irse o dejar ir. La pérdida amorosa trata de esos procesos psicosociales estresantes, dolorosos valiosos que nos confrontan con nuestros errores y aciertos, con nuestras faltas y recursos, con lo que creemos de nosotros mismos, con nuestra capacidad de autoengaño. El lector podrá encontrar las claves para hacer un mapa amorosos y muchas respuestas para enfrentar las pérdidas amorosas.

El hombre inocente: Novela sobre el poder y la corrupción del sistema carcelario mexicano

by Fernando Zurita

¿Cómo diablos pasó esto? ¿De qué se me acusa? ¿Qué ocurrirá con mi familia? César Romano no encontró respuesta a sus cuestionamientos. Miércoles al mediodía: sale de su casa; repentinamente, se le cierra un vehículo del que descienden dos personas. A jalones, lo bajan de su auto. Policía judicial... orden de aprehensión. Ahí comienza su pesadilla. Inmerso en la corrupción de jueces, ministerios públicos y policías judiciales, se ve obligado a sobrevivir en el infierno de la cárcel, y a enfrentarse a abogados penalistas que extorsionan por igual a sus clientes que a sus oponentes, cuyos excesos, desfiguras y cuestionables métodos son tan válidos y normales como el pan nuestro de cada día. En la prisión, todos dicen lo mismo: no cometí crimen alguno. Ese pensamiento está fijo en César Romano: soy inocente.

Crushed (Happily Ever Afterlife #2)

by Orli Zuravicky

Lucy is ready for her next challenge at Limbo Central Middle School: joining a club. Or actually, forming one. Lucy and her best friend Cecily were awesome ballet dancers in life, so obviously they can start a Dance Club in the afterlife! Not according to Georgia Sinclaire. The head of the Cheerleading squad wants to forbid cheerleaders from even trying out for Lucy and Cecily's club. Who knew starting a Dance Club would be all about drama?

Ghostcoming! (Happily Ever Afterlife #1)

by Orli Zuravicky

Lucy has just joined the afterlife, and as a brand-new ghost she's mostly see-through, not able to stand or sit normally, stuck in the ballet clothes she was wearing before she crossed over...and stuck in middle school. Can't a ghost get a break? But then the cutest (ghost) boy she's ever seen turns out to be her very own guide to school, and things start looking brighter. Maybe she's not quite solid yet, but Lucy is definitely going to make this the best afterlife ever!

The Setting Sun of Japan

by Leane Zugsmith Carl Randau

Randau and Zugsmith, an American journalistic couple, report on a round trip they made through Japan, China, the Philippines, Malaya, the East Indies and Australia shortly before that part of the world was enveloped by total war.—Robert Gale Woolbert

Assault on Juno

by Mark Zuehlke

Dawn, June 6, 1944. Off the Normandy coast 6,500 ships carry 150,000 Allied troops. This is D-Day, the long-awaited Allied invasion of German-occupied Europe. The Allies will storm five beaches. One is code-named Juno Beach. Here, 14,500 Canadians will land on a five-mile stretch of sand backed by three resort towns. The beach is heavily protected by a seawall, barbed wire, underwater obstacles and hundreds of mines. Behind these defenses a heavily armed German force waits inside thick concrete pillboxes and deep trenches that bristle with machineguns and artillery pieces. About 3,500 Canadians will lead the way. The fate of the invasion is in their hands. They either break the German defenses or die trying. Piling out of small, frail landing craft, they struggle through bullet- and shell-whipped water to gain the sand. And the bloody battle for Juno Beach begins. With his trademark you-are-there style, acclaimed military historian Mark Zuehlke plunges readers into a vivid and powerful account of the day-long battle that put the Allies on the march toward victory in World War II.

Ortona Street Fight

by Mark Zuehlke

December 20, 1943. Two Canadian infantry battalions and a tank regiment stand poised on the outskirts of a small Italian port town. They expect to take Ortona quickly. But the German 1st Parachute Division has other ideas. For reasons unknown, Hitler has ordered Ortona held to the last man. Houses, churches and other buildings are dynamited, clogging the streets with rubble. Germans with machine guns lie in ambush. Snipers slip from one rooftop to another. The Canadians seem to have walked into a death trap. This is a battle fought at close range, often hand to hand. Casualties on both sides are heavy. In the end, raw courage and ingenuity save the Canadians.

Grundlagen der Markensoziologie

by Arnd Zschiesche Oliver Errichiello Alexander Deichsel

Dieses Buch vermittelt umfassendes Wissen zu den sozialen Dynamiken und Prinzipien, die beim Markenaufbau und in der erfolgreichen Markenf#65533;hrung wirken. In Theorie und Praxis wird beschrieben, welche soziologischen Faktoren Marken dauerhaft attraktiv machen und stetig wachsen lassen. Diese universellen Gesetzm#65533;#65533;igkeiten haben im Zeitalter digitaler Medien genauso Bestand wie vor Hunderten von Jahren, sie gelten f#65533;r klassische Industrieprodukte ebenso wie f#65533;r Dienstleistungen, im B2B- wie auch im B2C-Bereich, in KMU wie auch in globalen Konzernen. Die Autoren zeigen: Marke ist ein soziales Ph#65533;nomen, das betriebswirtschaftliche Auswirkungen hat - umgekehrt funktioniert es nicht. Erst #65533;ber dieses Verst#65533;ndnis von Marke kann ihre Wahrnehmung gezielt gelenkt und die Wertsch#65533;pfung im Markt langfristig erh#65533;ht werden. Erfahren Sie, wie Vertrauen in Leistungen entsteht und gezielt verst#65533;rkt wird!

30 Days of Goodness, Love, and Grace: A Faithgirlz Bible Study

by Zondervan

This insightful 30-day eBook Bible study contains selections from the Faithgirlz Secret Power Girls Bible Study series. Written especially for fun-loving girls ages 8-12 by beloved author Susie Shellenberger, the deep truths found in each day will challenge, inspire, and nourish your growing soul. Includes selections from The Secret Power of Love (book of Ruth), The Secret Power of Grace (1 Peter), and The Secret Power of Goodness (Colossians). The Secret Power of Love: Like Cinderella, sometimes it’s easy to feel left out and ignored. Maybe things with your family aren’t right, or you don’t feel very lovable. But something amazing happens when you discover God’s love. Journey through the book of Ruth and study one girl’s real-life “Cinderella story,” and see how God transformed her world. The Secret Power of Grace: You probably want to achieve great things. You probably want a happy life. And you probably want to look incredible every step of the way, sporting a style that makes you sparkle. For a girl like you, that’s no problem—because you’re about to discover the secrets to true success, lasting joy, and a killer style you’ll never outgrow. Cruise through the book of 1 Peter and learn God’s ideas about a beauty and style unlike anything money can buy at the mall. The Secret Power of Goodness: Sometimes it seems everyone has a different idea of what is true. Some people say that truth is simply whatever works for you. But what if you found reliable truth—as solid and real as the ground you walk on? What if it changed your life? What if it changed you? Come explore the book of Colossians and learn to sort through what you hear about other’s beliefs while discovering what makes our faith special and what it means to be a Christian.

Amplified Holy Bible, eBook: Captures the Full Meaning Behind the Original Greek and Hebrew

by Zondervan

You’ve trusted the Amplified® Bible to deliver enhanced understanding of all the rich nuances and shades of meaning of the original Bible languages. For this kind of in-depth study, no working knowledge of Greek or Hebrew is required—just a desire to know more about what God says in his Word. Now the updated edition of the Amplified Bible is even easier to read and better than ever to study and understand. It includes more amplification in the Old Testament and refined amplification in the New Testament. Additionally, the Bible text has been improved to read smoothly with or without amplifications, so that the text may be read either way. It’s the same feel and style of study material that you love, now with even clearer wording for deeper understanding. Available in a portable size, the Amplified Holy Bible is perfect for your on-the-go lifestyle. Whether you’re heading to class, church, a coffee shop, or a trip around the globe, the Amplified Holy Bible can travel with you. This Bible features other study tools to help you to more clearly understand God’s Word: A unique system of punctuation, italics, references, and synonyms to unlock subtle shades of meaning as found in the original languages An Introduction that explains the powerful study features in the translation, making the Bible easy to use

The Case for the Resurrection, NIV

by Zondervan

The Case for the Resurrection, a booklet from bestselling author Lee Strobel, provides new evidence that shines a fresh light on the Bible’s most important story—the Resurrection. Whether you’re a student, parent, grandparent, or pastor, the season leading up to the Easter holiday is a great time to bring the story of the Resurrection to life in new and engaging ways. With material from Lee Strobel’s The Case for Christ Study Bible linked to the Easter story found in the book of Luke, this small but powerful booklet will become required Easter reading for you year after year.

Food, Faith and Fun: A Faithgirlz! Cookbook

by Zondervan

Stir Up Some Food, Fun & Faith in the KitchenGrab your apron and a friend or two and cook up some tasty treats and yummy eats. With step-by-step instructions and photos good enough to make your mouth water, this cookbook helps you master simple recipes, impressive main courses, and elegant deserts, including:Homemade Hot PretzelsToffee TartsWhite Chicken ChiliMango Chicken QuesadillasBest Friend CupcakesSoups, smoothies, holiday recipes, and much more—some contributed from other Faithgirlz just like you. Plus, you’ll also experience cooking as a memory-making, God-honoring, wonderful way to share and serve delicious food with those you love.So whether you eat or drink or whatever you do, do it all for the glory of God.—1 Corinthians 10:31

Lots of Knock-Knock Jokes for Kids

by Zondervan

Knock, knock. Who’s there? Woo. Woo who? Don’t get so excited, it’s just a joke.Knock, knock. Who’s there? Anita. Anita who? Anita to borrow a pencil.New from Zonderkidz, here’s a collection of knock-knock jokes that’s both hilarious and wholesome. Lots of Knock-Knock Jokes for Kids is sure to send every kid you know to his knees in a breath-stealing, side-splitting, uncontrollable fit of giggles—it’s that funny. And with more than 350 jokes, the laughs are sure to never quit.This collection provides fun for the whole family and includes bonus Q&A jokes and riddles too!

May the Faith Be with You: 180 devotions that are out of this world

by Zondervan

Life in the Spirit isn’t about cushioned pews and easy living—it’s about adventure, risk, daring, and the pursuit of wisdom. It’s about letting the awesome power of God work through you to do things you never thought possible. In this brand-new 180-day devotional, you’ll learn the highest, truest, and most rewarding way to a life of wisdom, apprenticing with the Ultimate Master himself—Jesus Christ. May the Faith Be With You will give you a devotional experience that’s out of this world.

NIrV, Study Bible for Kids, eBook

by Zondervan

The bestselling NIrV Study Bible for Kids starts early readers ages 6 to 10 on the rewarding path of reading and studying God's Word. This Bible uses the complete text of the New International Reader’s Version® (NIrV) which is written at a third-grade reading level and is perfect for those learning to read. With colorful artwork, easy-to-read Bible text, and fun features, kids will engage with the Bible in a way that makes it stick. Features include: •Presentation page—for personalization and gift giving •32 full-color pages—includes illustrations to bring Bible characters and events to life plus helpful study information about the Ten Commandments, how to become a Christian, prayer, and more. •Check It Out—sketches and descriptions of what life was like in Bible times. •Brain Game—questions to help kids remember important Bible themes. •Soak It up—key verses highlighted for kids to memorize. •Book Introductions—brief overviews of each book with an outline of key events. •Dictionary—key Bible words for quick reference. •Map section

NVI Santa Biblia

by Zondervan

La Nueva Versión Internacional transmite el mensaje eterno de la Palabra de Dios en un lenguaje fresco, elegante, fluido y digno, al alcance de todo lector. Las características de la Nueva Versión Internacional son • Claridad para la lectura pública y privada, la memorización, la predicación y la enseñanza: • Fidelidad a los textos originales hebreo, griego y arameo, de los cuales se hizo directamente la traducción. • Dignidad y elegancia, propias del lenguaje bíblico, en estilo contemporáneo.

Heroes of the Bible Collection

by Zonderkidz

Heroes of the Bible is a 5-book treasury featuring the following Old Testament stories: Noah and the Ark Moses and the King Queen Esther Helps God’s People David and the Giant Daniel and the Lions Featuring The Beginner’s Bible artwork with easy-to-read text in the I Can Read, My First Level, this collection is sure to be a winner with parents looking for a way to share God’s Word with their youngsters. With the addition of a CD with the audio reading of each of these popular Bible stories, this hardcover edition will become a favorite to read and listen to over and over. Featuring dramatic voices, music, sound effects, and even a signal to let children know it’s time to turn the page, Heroes of the Bible is a perfect addition to any family bookshelf.

Un Prisionero Dentro

by Alfred Bram Zoer J. M. Northup

Descripción del libro: ¿Qué tan lejos irías para defenderte… de tu propia madre? Tiffany es una chica de diecisiete años atrapada en una batalla por la existencia. Mientras trata de reclamar los derechos por su propia vida y mete, su abusiva madre lucha por mantener el control. Derramando todo su odio por el mundo sobre su hija, Tiffany sufre bajo el velo de preocupación de su madre mientras ella convence a todos de que las heridas de su hija son hechas por ella misma. Peleando para probar que no es mentalmente inestable y buscando escapar de su madre, Tiffany deberá tomar la elección decisiva sobre quién morirá y quién vivirá. ¿Pero qué tan lejos estará dispuesta a ir? ¿Y es acaso su alma el precio justo de la redención? A Prisoner Within (La Prisionera Interior) es una poderosa y convincente historia de manipulación, abuso y miedo.

Jardinagem Para Iniciantes Coleção 3 em 1

by Thiago Zoe Nancy Ross

Você quer aprender tudo sobre jardinagem para iniciantes? Aqui vai uma prévia sobre tudo que o livro trata quando o assunto é jardinagem em recipientes: •Os Benefícios de Jardinagem em Recipientes •Conseguindo os Recipientes para os seus Jardins •Criando um Bom Ambiente para os Recipientes de Plantas •Escolhendo a Hora Certa Para Plantar •As Melhores Plantas para Plantar no seu Jardim de Recipientes •Como Manter Pestes Longe •Dicas para Ajudar Suas Plantas a Prosperar A segunda parte do livro explica tudo que você precisa saber sobre estufas: •Coisas a Considerar Antes de Começar uma Estufa •As Vantagens da Jardinagem em Estufa •Montando um Jardim de Estufa •Crescendo as Plantas em sua Estufa •Formas de Controlar o Clima na Estufa •Alguns dos Melhores Métodos de Plantação para Estufa •Como se Livrar das Pestes •Algumas Dicas Importantes para Jardinagem em Estufa Na terceira parte do livro você vai aprender tudo sobre jardinagem vertical: •Montando a Base que Você Precisa em seu Jardim •Os Benefícios de um Jardim Vertical •Trabalhando na Manutenção de seu Jardim Vertical •Conseguindo Espaço para as Plantas •Escolhendo as Plantas Certas •Algumas Modificações Extras •Algumas Dicas para seu Jardim Vertical É o livro perfeito pra quem quer aprender tudo que precisa para começar um jardim seja em casa ou apartamento. Cheio de conselhos de especialistas e todas as informações necessárias para suas plantas e flores prosperarem!

Rota, Herida y Valiente

by L. A. Zoe Alejandra Martinez

El amor los asusta. . . SeeJai y Rhinegold luchan por su independencia. Desde que un conductor ebrio mató a su hermana gemela a los 3 años, SeeJai se siente la mitad de una persona. Su madre todavía triste apenas recuerda que una de sus hijas sobrevivió al accidente. En la escuela secundaria, su mejor amiga la "divulgó" en Facebook como lesbiana. Lanzada a la calle justo antes de una gran tormenta de hielo, SeeJai debe sobrevivir. Un hombre "loco" no sólo se hace amigo de ella y la ama, sino que la ve como un alma mágica. SeeJai sólo quiere una habitación propia, un trabajo, y una carrera a la qué aspirar mientras asiste a la universidad. ¿Amor? Las personas a quienes amas mueren, te ignoran y finalmente te traicionan. Como hijo solitario de un rico abogado, Rhinegold se retiró a mundos de fantasía mientras crecía. Lo último que quiere es vivir como su padre. Salió de casa y se niega a ir a la universidad como su padre quiere. En vez de eso, utiliza su habilidad de artes marciales para proteger a la gente contra los criminales de la calle. Un caballero. Un samurai. Un asesino de dragones. Protector de los débiles. Una vez violó un tabú social para amar a una mujer. El único amor que quiere sentir es la adoración caballeresca de una dama hermosa. Al principio, cuando salva a SeeJai de congelación hasta la muerte, lo hace simplemente como el Caballero de Oro, como un deber. Incluso cuando se enamora de ella, se propone que su vida permanezca sin cambios. No puede manejar el que SeeJai insista en que vaya a la universidad, así que se retira aún más en fantasía. ¿Puede ella salvar a su salvador? ¿Puede Rhinegold protegerla de sus propios demonios?

American Street

by Ibi Zoboi

American Street is an evocative and powerful coming-of-age story perfect for fans of Everything, Everything; Bone Gap; and All American Boys. In this stunning debut novel, Pushcart-nominated author Ibi Zoboi draws on her own experience as a young Haitian immigrant, infusing this lyrical exploration of America with magical realism and vodou culture. On the corner of American Street and Joy Road, Fabiola Toussaint thought she would finally find une belle vie—a good life. But after they leave Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Fabiola’s mother is detained by U.S. immigration, leaving Fabiola to navigate her loud American cousins, Chantal, Donna, and Princess; the grittiness of Detroit’s west side; a new school; and a surprising romance, all on her own. Just as she finds her footing in this strange new world, a dangerous proposition presents itself, and Fabiola soon realizes that freedom comes at a cost. Trapped at the crossroads of an impossible choice, will she pay the price for the American dream?

The Art of Chess Combination

by Eugene Znosko-Borovsky

What, really, is a chess combination? It is a maneuver generally employing surprise and a sacrifice, in which pieces work together to bring about a sudden advantage. It is perhaps the most aesthetically satisfying and successful technique in the game. Some players believe that the combination is a spontaneous creation with no guiding laws; the possibility springs up in the mind like a flash of genius. In this classic work, however, Znosko-Borovsky proves that combinations can be studied. He demonstrates conclusively that they need not be a haphazard occurrence, but may be prepared for as an integral part of a player's game.The great modern teacher begins by examining the games of master players, including Capablanca, Alekhine, Rubinstein, Nimzovich, Tarrasch, Reti, Mason, Morphy, Bird, Euwe, Emanuel Lasker, etc. The games are grouped according to common features, and perceptively analyzed to determine what conclusions may be drawn. Znosko-Borovsky shows that every combination, however complicated, begins in a simple idea, such as an undefended piece, the bad position of the hostile king, the promotion of a pawn, or a discovered check.The Art of Chess Combination will improve the game of anyone who knows how to move individual pieces but finds it hard to plan many moves ahead to make the pieces work together. The exposition is easily understood; technical terms are almost completely avoided but clarity and precision remain."In the teaching of chess he may claim to have no superior." -- Philip W. Sergeant.

How to Play the Chess Openings

by Eugene Znosko-Borovsky

Clear, profound examinations of just what each opening is intended to do and how opponent can counter. Many sample games.

The Politically Incorrect Guide to Catholicism

by John Zmirak

Back by popular demand, the bestselling Politically Incorrect Guides provide an unvarnished, unapologetic overview of controversial topics every American should understand. The Politically Incorrect Guide to Catholicism refutes misrepresentations and misconceptions about the Catholic Church and separates rumor from truth when it comes to Catholic traditions, faith, and controversial leaders.

Business Dynamics in North America

by Vladimir Zlatev Rajagopal

This book discusses the contemporary trade dynamics necessary for companies to grow competitively in the global marketplace, extending the conceptual and analytical foundations of international trade and economy in North America. This book examines the growth of international trade in North America during the pre-and post-North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), and analyzes the complexities that occurred when the economic recession struck the global markets. It outlines applied tools and techniques for business projects to thrive in the competitive marketplace, and serves as a learning post and a think tank for students, researchers, and business managers operating in a global landscape.

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