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Jacqueline Lawson is a maverick focusing on her career abroad-a world away from the conservative Lawson dynasty. But when the award-winning photojournalist returns home to Baton Rouge after a high-stakes assignment, her parents welcome her back with open arms. But there's a shadow over Jacqueline's homecoming. She's hiding a secret-one she's determined to keep.Raymond Jordan has sworn to uncover all of Jacqueline's secrets, and her on-again, off-again lover is the only man who has ever gotten under her skin. Raymond didn't follow Jacqueline back to the United States just to let her get away again. The freelance photographer has been by her side in the most dangerous places, and now he wants them to be a permanent team. The passion's as hot as ever between them. But love means putting yourself in the line of fire. Is Jacqueline ready to risk her heart?
For tourists who hope to have a unique, off the beaten path" experience in Italy, learning a little of the native language is crucial. Just knowing they find the train station (stazione del treno) or say "thank you" (grazie) can relieve some of the stress that traveling can bring. Featuring hundreds of commonly used phrases, this pocket-sized guide provides travellers with the words they need to order dinner, talk on the phone, read street signs and train schedules, shop with confidence, and more. This book even features the basics of Italian grammar and pronunciation as well as common idioms and slang words. Conveniently organized and indexed by category, this quick reference guide is a one-stop guide for quick, practical phrases for any situation. "
Jacqueline Lee Bouvier Kennedy Onassis-better known as Jackie O. to the tabloids, "the deb" to the Kennedy clan, and the 35th First Lady to historians-is easily one of the most recognizable Presidential wives. She remains the model of the proper American woman. But what was Jackie O. hiding behind those big, dark shades? From her New York society upbringing to her time in the White House to her days spent as a Doubleday editor, this is the ultimate biography of a woman everyone recognized but few knew. Did you know that: Her first job was as the "Inquiring Camera Girl" for the Washington Times-Herald? Before she started dating Jack Kennedy, she hadn't even voted in a national election? She was the only family member strong enough to remove Robert Kennedy from life-support measures after he was shot? She asked Rose Kennedy for her blessing before she married Aristotle Onassis? She was American royalty and is now an American icon. The Everything Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Book delivers everything you always wanted to know about this captivating woman.
From the author of "The Everything Judaism Book, a guide to the key events, people, and places in Jewish culture.
A job interview can be both terrifying and exciting; interviewees are always eager to put their best foot forward and make a great impression. However, many aspects of this fairly typical business procedure have changed in recent times, and job-hopefuls need to change, too!The Everything Job Interview Book, 3rd Editionis the ultimate manual for today's job-hunter, no matter what their work experience includes, with professional advice on: job hunting and networking; how to successfully use social media like Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn; pre-interview prep work and practice questions; what to wear, how to prepare, and when to arrive; answering difficult questions honestly and professionally; and post-interview follow-up procedures and etiquette. With new and updated sections on social media, guidance for re-entering the workforce, and networking tips,The Everything Job Interview Book, 3rd Editionis the only book job-hunters need to ace the big interview and hear, "You're hired".
Judaism has survived for four millennia, and many of its customs, laws, and traditions have remained exactly the same today as in the days of Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob. The Everything Judaism Bookexplains the major precepts of this robust religion in language anyone can understand and appreciate. From High Holy Days, such as Passover and Yom Kippur, to symbols and objects, such as the Star of David and the tallis prayer shawl, Jews and non-Jews alike will gain new understanding and insights into the rich diversity and seemingly endless complexity of Jewish practices and culture. Authoritative and thought-provoking,The Everything Judaism Bookhas been exhaustively reviewed for accuracy by Orthodox Rabbi Jacob Rosenthal and Reform Rabbi Robert Leib. The Everything Judaism Bookis a terrific introduction if you're learning the religion for the first time, a great way to brush up on facts you may have forgotten from Hebrew school, and the perfect mitzvah (good deed) gift for a friend or relative.
Are you ready to take your love life to the next level? Let the Kama Sutra be your guide!
The Everything Kids' Baseball Book gives kids all they need to know about America's greatest pastime, including the best players, hottest teams, and favorite hall-of-famers--not to mention easy-to-follow instructions on getting down the rules and reading stats. Packed with tons of information, this all-inclusive guide to baseball is very kid-friendly, with sidebars defining important key words, fun facts to build their knowledge base, and puzzles and activities to keep them entertained for hours!
Did you know . . . The average person eats up to 430 insects a year? Dinosaurs used bad breath as a weapon? A soccer player runs about 7 miles per game? An ear of corn always has an even number of rows? Want to perplex your parents and flabbergast your friends with the who, what, where, why, how, and "yuck!" about the world we live in? Then you need this all-in-one collection of the weirdest, most fascinating, and sometimes just icky truths out there! You will gasp, gag, and giggle at facts about: Sports and famous athletes Animals at home and in the wild Science and chemistry Bugs and other creepy crawlies Dinosaurs and dragons Planets and the sun Featuring factoids and experiments about almost everything under the sun, this book is perfect for curious kids who won't be satisfied with ordinary truths--after all, the stranger the better!
Are you counting down the days until Christmas? Have you finished your Christmas list, hung up your stocking, and helped decorate the tree - only to sit back and continue counting down until the big event? The Everything Kids' Christmas Puzzle & Activity Book invites you to stop the waiting game and dive straight into the holiday fun! Jam-packed full of puzzles, mazes, games and activities, The Everything Kids' Christmas Puzzle & Activity Book will make the time before Christmas pass by in a flash! You are invited to use a decoder to unravel Christmas tree riddles, solve crossword puzzles hidden inside of stockings, and wind your way through a tree-farm maze.
Kids can get up close to fire-breathing dragons in this magical puzzle and activity book. Featuring more than 100 fantastical puzzles, this activity book teaches kids everything they need to know about these mystical creatures, including: the history of dragons, known as dragonology; dragons from around the world; friends of dragons and how baby dragons grow; the many different types of dragons; how to make friends with a dragon; dragons caves and lairs; and more! With this book, kids can dare to venture into the mythical world of dragons'without getting burned!
Touchdown to fun! Do you know: Which team has won the most Super Bowls? What a zone blitz is? Who holds the all-time touchdown record? You're sure to go from rookie to Pro Bowler in no time with this dynamic guide to the gridiron. Whether you're new to the sport or have been a fan for a while, this book has it all! Filled with thirty sporty puzzles, this pass-rushing book gives you all the ins and outs of the game, including how to: Set up defensive and offensive plays like a pro Master the rules of tackle football Keep tabs on your favorite players' stats Predict what teams will play in the Super Bowl Understand and map out on-field strategies Identify records broken in the history of the NFL Filled with the latest draft, scoring, and league information, this end zone-worthy book helps you discover fun facts about football heroes and legends and coaches you on the tactics of the game so you can make that first down like a pro!
Why did the chicken cross the road? Knock, knock. Who's there? What do you get when you . . . ? As kids guess the answers, they're sure to get the giggles! With this book, little ones will look forward to sharing the jokes with parents, teachers, and siblings--and even coming up with some variations of their own! In addition to hundreds of rib-tickling jokes, readers will love: Head-scratching brain teasers Punny knock-knock jokes Hysterical puzzles Ridiculous riddles And much, much more! Amid the jokes, kids also find information on how to deliver the perfect punch line and how their favorite comics got started telling jokes. Every budding comic needs a little help getting started, and this book is the perfect go-to for getting laughs!
Serve your parents the kind of food you'd like to eat for dinner! The Everything[Registered] Kids' Gross Cookbook gives you the stomach-churning tools and nasty know- how you need to make disgusting meals for your unsuspecting family. Gross your parents and siblings out with dishes like: Wacky Snacks such as Putrefied Eyeballs, Grilled Sneeze Sandwich and Zit-Face Pizza for Lunch, Sick Salads & Sides such as Puke au Gratin and Monkey Vomit, Disgusting Desserts such as Troll's Toes and Grubs in Dirt, Burps & Slurps such as Slug Spit. Book jacket.
If you're up for some side-splitting and stomach-churning laughs, grab The Everything KIDS' Gross Jokes Book as fast as you can! It's packed with hundreds of one-liners and knock-knocks to make you turn green! Book jacket.
A book about the most interesting thing on earth--you! What happens to food after you eat it? Why is your blood red? How do your bones grow? Your body is an amazing machine. Every second of the day and night--without you even knowing it--your body is busily working to keep you running smoothly. When you think about how complicated the human body is and how little goes wrong, it is really an incredible feat! So how does your body do it all? The Everything Kids' Human Body Book is the expert answer to all your questions--from the tips of your toes to the top of your head, you will learn the hows and whys of the human body. Author Sheri Amsel takes you on a journey through the body, with information on: The muscles--from your biceps to your heart Your nerves and how they transmit messages How your skin heals itself Bones, joints, and other things you shouldn't break Blood, guts, and the circulation system How your body digests food (it's not always pretty!) Why you need air and how breathing works With more than 30 different puzzles and games about the human body, plus information on how to take care of your own body with good nutrition, exercise, and more, The Everything Kids' Human Body Book is the ultimate way to learn how the body works--inside and out!
The Everything "RM" Kids' series is being relaunched at a phenomenal new price! They're the same great quality you've come to expect, still packed with tons of activities and puzzles in two-color -- now with a lower price that everyone can appreciate!Stock up on these perennial bestsellers that keep your kids active and engaged. The wide scope of subject material -- from jokes to science experiments -- appeals to kids all across the country. And parents and teachers love that the books provide responsible, educational information, while being so much fun that the kids love learning!From discovering why a sunset is red, to becoming a young entrepreneur, to learning new jokes to keep the whole family laughing, kids really love these Everything "RM" Kids' books!
The Everything Kids' Knock Knock Book is full of hilarious sections such as: - Once Upon a Knock Knock- When Fun Comes a Knockin'- Tied Up in Knocks Knocks- Knock Knock Your Socks Off- Who's That Knockin'?
Kids love magic'and they also love making cool science projects. Now they can do both at the same time! With The Everything? Kids? Magical Science Experiments Book, kids can bend the rules of time, space, and logic by performing more than 50 ?magical? and awe-inspiring science experiments. Inside, kids learn such tricks as: ? Changing salt to sugar ? Summoning a real life genie in a bottle ? Creating and writing with invisible ink ? Making a person stay seated, just by using their pinky finger ? Sealing a punctured balloon with a penny ? Turning candy into soda And parents will love the fact that their kids are learning while having fun with The Everything? Kids? Magical Science Experiments Book.
From saving for a new bike to investing their allowance online, kids get the cents they need with this. Kids will also learn: how coins and bills are made; what money can buy'from school supplies to fun and games; how credit cards work; ways to watch money grow'from savings to stocks; cool financial technology; and more! Saving money isn't about a piggy bank anymore. Today's kids are investing money, starting their own small businesses, and watching their savings earn interest. This book will teach kids all they need to know about the ?green? they earn so they can save or spend it wisely. This edition includes completely new material on online banking, opening a bank account, and saving allowance.
Word searches, mazes, hidden pictures, scrambled words, and more--the fun never ends! In this book, kids find 100 brand-new puzzles of all kinds. They'll love to play their way through kid-friendly topics like: Eeky Creepy! Fish Frenzy Dino-Might! Hummin' Hoedown Pirate Powrrrr! And many, many more! Parents and kids alike will delight in the newest edition to the series that the Associated Press has called "Everything you want in a kids' book. " So sharpen those pencils and get ready for hours of puzzling fun!
With The Everything Kids' Presidents Book, you'll be at the head of your class after learning about the lives, legacies, and impact that our country's 44 leaders had on the history of the United States.
Is it i before e except after c? Or is it the other way around? Let's face it, most children struggle with spelling. But now they have a fun and easy way to learn all the tips and tricks to spell with confidence. With this book, kids will: learn basic spelling rules, like change y to i and add es; understand punctuation, capitalization, and other technical parts of spelling; pick up helpful tricks, like putting words into songs and rhymes; learn fun games and exercises to practice spelling; study spelling lists to master even the toughest words; and more! Along with 30 fun-filled puzzles and activities, this book offers children, parents, and teachers all the tools they need to buzz with spelling success!
Through puzzles, trivia, and facts, The Everything Kids' States Book offers all kids need to know about the U S of A-- from Main and Florida to California and Washington. Kids will enjoy learning all the fun details about America, including: Lake Chargoggmaunchaugagoggchaubung-ungamaugg in Massachusetts has one of the longest names of any body of water in the U. S. The Dutch purchased the land that is now New York city with trade goods that would cost about $25 today. Philadelphia was the first capital of the U. S.
Kosher cooking make easy! Many traditional kosher meals benefit from long, slow cooking. But who has time to spend hours in the kitchen? With The Everything Kosher Slow Cooker Cookbook, all you'll need is a few minutes of preparation, and the slow cooker does the rest! This all-inclusive cookbook contains 300 recipes perfect for today's busy family-utilizing wholesome ingredients that adhere to the highest kosher standards, including: Apple Cherry Granola Crisp Matzoh Ball Soup Sweet and Spicy Pulled Chicken Ginger-Lime Salmon Vegetarian Cholent with Kishke Chocolate Crème Brûlée With a collection of recipes for every meal and celebration, this book is packed with dishes that blend satisfying, mouthwatering flavors, and labor-saving convenience. Don't spend any more time worrying about what's for dinner or when you'll have time to make it-with this sensational book, you can create extraordinary kosher dishes without the fuss!
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