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Llama Llama Holiday Drama

by Anna Dewdney

Llama Llama holidays. Jingle music. Lights ablaze. How long till that special date? Llama Llama has to wait. If there's one thing Llama Llama doesn't like, it's waiting. He and Mama Llama rush around, shopping for presents, baking cookies, decorating the tree . . . but how long is it until Christmas? Will it ever come? Finally, Llama Llama just can't wait any more! It takes a cuddle from Mama Llama to remind him that "Gifts are nice, but there's another: The true gift is, we have each other. "

Llama Llama Home with Mama

by Anna Dewdney

Llama Llama, morning light. Feeling yucky, just not right. Down to breakfast. Tiny sneeze. Sniffle, snuffle. Tissues, please! Ah-choo! Uh-oh, Llama Llama's nose is feeling tickly, his throat is feeling scratchy, and his head is feeling stuffy. Back to bed, no school today for Llama Llama! Instead, he's home with Mama. By lunchtime, though, he's beginning to feel a tiny bit better. But now someone else has the sneezes... Mama! And who will help her feel better? Why, Llama Llama, of course! Anna Dewdney's fun-to-read rhymes are sure to help children and their parents get through those under-the-weather days. Picture descriptions on picture only pages.

Llama Llama I Love You

by Anna Dewdney

Nothing could be sweeter than Valentine's Day with Llama Llama! Llama Llama shows his friends and family how much he loves them with heart-shaped cards and lots of hugs. This board book, with short and simple rhyming text and a smaller format, is just right for introducing Llama Llama to the youngest of listeners! Picture descriptions on picture only pages.

Llama Llama Jingle Bells

by Anna Dewdney

With short and simple rhyming text, the Llama Llama board books introduce Llama Llama to babies and toddlers before they're ready for longer full-length stories. And their small size and durable pages are perfect for little hands. In Llama Llama Jingle Bells, little llama and his friends give gifts, sing songs, and decorate cookies. It's a very merry holiday indeed! Picture descriptions present on picture only pages.

Llama Llama Mad at Mama

by Anna Dewdney

Yucky music, great big feet. Ladies smelling way too sweet. Look at knees and stand in line. Llama Llama starts to whine. Does any child like to go shopping? Not Llama Llama! But Mama can't leave Llama at home, so off they go to Shop-O-Rama. Lots of aisles. Long lines. Mama is too busy to notice that Llama Llama is getting m-a-d! And before he knows it, he's having a full-out tantrum! Mama quickly calms him down, but she also realizes that they need to make shopping more fun for both of them. Parents and children are sure to recognize themselves in this fun-to-read follow-up to the popular Llama Llama Red Pajama. Picture descriptions present on picture only pages.

Llama Llama Time to Share

by Anna Dewdney

Llama has a sharing drama! Build a tower. Make a moat. Nelly's dolly sails a boat. What can Llama Llama add? Maybe sharing's not so bad. Llama Llama has new neighbors! Nelly Gnu and her mama stop by for a play date, but Llama's not so sure it's time to share all his toys. Maybe just his blocks? It could be fun to make a castle with Nelly... But wait--Nelly has Llama's little Fuzzy Llama! The fun turns to tears when Fuzzy Llama is ripped in two, "all because of Nelly Gnu!" Mama comes to the rescue and fixes Fuzzy, but she makes it clear: "I'll put Fuzzy on the stairs, until you're sure that you can share. " Fun to read aloud and helpful to children and parents alike, Llama Llama Time to Share is for any child who needs a little encouragement in sharing. picture descriptions added on picture pages only.

Llama Llama Zippity-zoom!

by Anna Dewdney

Llama Llama ZIP! Llama Llama ZOOM! Llama Llama Red Pajama VROOM, VROOM, VROOM! On the playground, Llama goes fast! Llama zips by on his scooter and swishes down the slide--whoosh! Younger audiences will love doing as Llama does in this supremely adorable fourth board book.

The Llama of Death: A Gunn Zoo Mystery (Gunn Zoo Series #3)

by Betty Webb Webb

Zookeeper Theodora "Teddy" Bentley takes Alejandro, the Gunn Zoo llama, to a Monterey Bay-area Renaissance Faire only to discover the still-warm body of the Reverend Victor Emerson, owner of the local wedding chapel, dressed in his royal robes as Henry the Eighth. At first it appears as if Alejandro stomped the man to death, but a closer look reveals a crossbow dart in the man's back. Teddy's investigation proves the "reverend" isn't really a reverend at all -- he's an escaped convict, and every marriage he's performed in the past twenty years is null and void. Teddy's mother Caro, a spoiled ex-beauty queen, becomes the chief suspect and is immediately jailed when she causes a riot in the courtroom. The "reverend" had twice married Caro to wealthy men, and when both marriages failed, Caro received large financial settlements. Now she may have to give all that money back, certainly a good enough reason to commit murder. But Caro wasn't the only person gunning for Victor. The child of the man Victor once murdered may have wanted to kill him, too, and at one point, even Teddy herself is handcuffed and jailed. Even worse, Teddy's embezzling father flies in from exile in Costa Rica to help spring Caro from jail, thus putting his own freedom in jeopardy. As Teddy continues her investigation, she finds herself up to her ears in girl gang members, squabbling boat liveaboarders, Renaissance Faire actors and stuntmen, and assorted animals. Written with a humorous touch, "The Llama of Death" portrays Renaissance Faire life, and gives the reader a rare behind-the-scenes look at modern zoos.

The Llama Who Had No Pajama: 100 Favorite Poems

by Mary Ann Hoberman

"If you're sleepy in the jungle/And you wish to find a pillow,/Take a friendly word of warning:/DO NOT USE AN ARMADILLO! . . ." Covering everything from centipedes to whales, from swinging on swings to ice-skating in winter, from eating applesauce to celebrating birthdays, the delightful poems in this collection convey the experiences of childhood with a timeless freshness.

Llano River

by Elmer Kelton

When former cattle man Dundee wanders into the town of Titusville, he's broke, tired and itching for a fight. Instead, he gets a job offer...from none other than the top man in town, John Titus.Titus recruits Dundee to find out who's rustling his extensive herd of cattle. But for Titus, it isn't enough that Dundee find the missing cattle. He wants to place the blame on a specific person...Blue Roan Hardesty, a one-time friend turned sworn enemy of the powerful Titus clan. All Titus needs is hard proof, and Dundee is just the man to get it.What Dundee uncovers creates a shooting war out of a simmering feud...with him in the middle.At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied.

Las llaves del reino

by Eduardo Sacheri

Historias sucedidas en la cancha, en el barrio o en las ciudades más lejanas; opiniones, diatribas, crónicas o casi cuentos, estos artículos de Eduardo Sacheri aparecieron en la revista El Gráfico entre 2011 y 2013.Un padre y un hijo comparten por medio de mensajes de texto el sufrimiento por la probable derrota de su equipo pero tendrán una dulce revancha, un chico de vida difícil encuentra una salida en el amor a su cuadro y lo deja por escrito, una profesora de piano pierde un alumno puesto a elegir entre el teclado y la pelota, un país se distrae con festejos mientras manda a sus hijos a morir.Con emoción, con humor, con lucidez y con empatía, Sacheri se acerca al lector y le entrega una vez más las llaves de un reino donde el fútbol es pasión, aprendizaje, escudo y excusa. Para vivir en el juego y jugar en la vida.La crítica ha dicho...«Eso es lo que logra Sacheri: contar no el fútbol, que a fin de cuentas es un pretexto como otro cualquiera, sino el poder irresistible de la pasión humana.»Incitatus, revista Tiempo

LLC or Corporation?

by Anthony Mancuso

Decide whether to form an LLC or a corporation -- the most important decision you'll make for your business Your company has grown -- now it's time to upgrade your legal structure to something that will protect you and your assets, as well as provide other benefits. In other words, your business is ready to become either a corporation or a limited liability company. The question is, "Which one?" The answer isn't always clear -- but because your choice will affect the legal and tax status of your business, it's the most important question you'll need to answer. LLC or Corporation? will help you make the right choice with plain-English explanations of: . the basics of business entities . how each business entity protects you from personal liability . profits, losses and tax treatment . converting from one type of business entity to another . what to do if you conduct business out of state Making the right choice will affect your bottom line in many ways -- from what you pay in taxes to your ability to seek money from investors. In LLC or Corporation? you'll find real-world conversion and formation scenarios that help to display all the options available to you. This edition has been thoroughly and usefully updated with the latest resources for business owners and contains the newest information on small business taxes.

LLC or Corporation?: Choose the Right Form for Your Business

by Anthony Mancuso

LLC vs. C-Corp vs. S-Corp: The most important business decision you'll make Whether you are starting a new business or thinking about an existing one, the big question is "which legal structure is best?" The answer has important legal and tax consequences. LLC or Corporation? explains: the basics of all business entities why sole proprietorships and partnerships are usually a poor choice how to avoid being personally liable for business debts how to pay less tax by choosing the right entity how to convert from one business entity to another, and requirements for doing business out of state. LLC or Corporation? is packed with real-world examples to help you make the best choice for your company.This book has downloadable interactive forms.

La llegada de los tres (La Torre Oscura II)

by Stephen King

La llegada de los tres es el segundo volumen de la serie «La Torre Oscura». Roland de Gilead deberá encontrar a los integrantes de su ka-tet. Después de enfrentarse con el hombre de negro al final de El pistolero, Roland se despierta febril y debilitado en una playa. Al caer la noche le atacan unos seres monstruosos que salen del mar. Para eludirlos, Roland puede huir de la playa por tres salidas, tres puertas. Todas le llevarán a Nueva York, pero en tres momentos distintos; además, al otro lado de cada una de ellas Roland tendrá que atraer a una persona. Necesita a estas tres personas para seguir adelante en su búsqueda de la Torre Oscura: en el año 1987 encuentra a Eddie Dean, heroinómano desesperado; en 1964 a Odetta Holmes, la Dama de las Sombras, heredera afroamericana que perdió sus piernas en un accidente en el metro; finalmente, en 1977, da con Jack Mort, la propia muerte. ¿Serán ellos los que formarán su ka-tet? Este volumen incluye una nueva introducción del autor, además de las ilustraciones originales de la edición de Donald Grant de 1987. La crítica ha dicho...«El éxito de King es asombroso. Sus personajes, frescos. Su argumento, claramente dibujado, mágico.»Daily Express

Lloyd: A Hero's Journey (The LEGO NINJAGO MOVIE Reader #11)

by Tracey West

Meet Lloyd. He's the leader of the Secret Ninja Force, a high school student, and his dad just happens to be the most evil guy ever, Lord Garmadon. In this early reader narrated by Lloyd himself, see what happens when the leader of the secret ninja force has to take on his biggest fear yet: confronting his dad!

Lo Esencial de Atkins

by Atkins Health Medical Information

Millones de personas en todo el mundo ya han descubierto el Método de Nutrición Atkins y los tremendos beneficios conseguidos al controlar el consumo de carbohidratos. Ahora es aún más fácil unirse a esta revolución, perder el peso deseado, y gozar de perfecta salud siguiendo estos sencillos pasos. Menos científica y con un contenido más práctico, esta guía enfoca la esencia del programa de control de peso más eficaz del mercado, brindando las herramientas y capacitación necesarias para perder grasa corporal -- desechándola ¡para siempre! Con respuestas claras y concisas, Lo Esencial de Atkins es ideal para todo aquel en busca de un estilo de vida más saludable. Y para novatos, es una forma rápida y efectiva para comenzar. Los ya familiarizados con el programa, encontrarán tips indispensables sobre qué hacer al salir a cenar, al hacer compras, y mucho más.

Lo incapturable

by Rubén Szuchmacher

En las artes escénicas -como en la vida misma-, los hechos, trascendentes o banales, pasan: apenas se producen son historia.A diferencia de otras artes, en las que los objetos permanecen prácticamente idénticos a sí mismos y perduran a pesar del paso del t iempo y del deterioro de su materialidad, las artes escénicas son incapturables.Este libro largamente esperado corre el telón y sube al escenario a todos y cada uno de los aspectos del hecho teatral: de las artes intervinientes (arquitectura, artes visuales, artes sonoras, literatura) al lugar del director, pasando por los interrogantes de una puesta y las tensiones entre arte y entretenimiento.Rubén Szuchmacher, uno de los directores argentinos más reconocidos en su país y en el mundo, pone en escena una obra única e indispensable: comprender e interpretar críticamente lo que se juega en una producción escénica.Tan sólido y reflexivo como provocador y polémico, invita a pensar las artes performáticas sin complacencia y, una vez más, como a lo largo de su carrera, despierta un prolongado aplauso.

Lo mejor de Barbara Johnson

by Barbara Johnson

Los lectores pueden ahora conseguir tres de los libros más populares de Barbara Johnson en un solo volumen: ¡Guarda tus tristezas en una caja grande!, Mamá, ¡busca el martillo! y Salpícame de gozo. Barbara escribe para mujeres de todas las edades, sufrimientos y tipos, llenándolas del gozo necesario para envejecer con fortaleza en medio del trajinar de la vida que las mujeres tienen cuando tratan con el esposo, controlan a los hijos y cuidan de sus padres, todo eso mientras mantienen su enfoque en nuestro hogar en el cielo.

Lo, Michael

by Grace Livingston Hill

[From the back cover:] When Michael was a homeless waif, he risked his own life to save the life of another child, beautiful and wealthy Starr Endicott. Sent away to a fine school by Starr’s grateful father, Michael grew into a handsome man of deep conviction. He then returned to New York to repay his benefactor and to help the poor from his past. But from the first moment that he saw Starr again, he knew he was helplessly in love. Yet how could he, a child of the streets, ever be worthy of her? Michael vowed to admire her only from afar--until danger in the form of a vile and deceitful suitor forced him to risk everything to save her once again. You will find many more uplifting books in the Bookshare collection by Grace Livingston Hill, the founder of the Christian Fiction Genre. Look for Exit Betty, The City of Fire, Astra, Cloudy Jewel, and Spice Box with many more to come.

Lo scudo magico (Stagione 1, Episodio 1)

by Simona Trapani Rose Berryl

Provate ad immaginare... Vi risvegliate una mattina nel Grande Mondo, alcuni anni dopo una terribile battaglia magica tra il giovane stregone Esklaroth e la regina delle Tenebre, Melena. Tutte le popolazioni si sono ritrovate in una situazione precaria, delle più disastrose. Molte città sono state distrutte e le terre devastate. Nonostante tutto, col passare del tempo, le società sono riuscite in qualche modo a riorganizzarsi, malridotte dalle impietose guerre, dai tradimenti e dalle epidemie, che avrebbero potuto, già da soli, sferrare un colpo fatale ai cinque regni. Questa storia comincia qui, a Belnigera, capitale di Lythuste, nel momento in cui il re Victor X convoca i suoi sudditi. Avvisati da una Divinità che una minaccia imminente si abbatterà sul Grande Mondo facendolo sprofondare nelle Tenebre, avranno poco tempo a disposizione per svelare i complotti demoniaci dei due nemici più temibili del Grande Mondo, per evitare che ogni traccia di vita scompaia in un rogo magico dei più spettacolari.

Lo tuyo es mío: Contra la economía colaborativa

by Tom Slee

El primer libro que demuestra que la llamada economía colaborativa -con empresas como Uber o Airbnb- tiene muy poco de colaborativa. Por qué no todo el mundo gana. La idea de economía colaborativa se nos ha contado como una forma alternativa a la economía convencional que no solo resulta más sostenible sino que además permite al individuo convertirse en un microemprendedor con mayor control de su vida. Pero esta nueva ola de empresas está en realidad financiada y dirigida por capitalistas de la más vieja escuela. Tom Slee muestra cómo la economía colaborativa extiende las más duras prácticas del libre mercado a áreas de nuestras vidas previamente protegidas, y ofrece la oportunidad a unas pocas personas de enriquecerse perjudicando a su comunidad y empujando a individuos vulnerables a asumir riesgos insostenibles. Basado en una brillante investigación original, repleta de datos y de ejemplos de los más concluyentes, Lotuyo es mío demuestra que tras un lenguaje amigable basado en las ideas de confianza y compartir, se oculta una realidad muy oscura. Reseñas:«En este libro tan lúcido como riguroso, Tom Slee desmantela la fachada de la economía colaborativa y revela las verdades ocultas e inquietantes sobre compañías como Uber y Airbnb. Si usted quiere entender cómo operan las empresas de Internet en realidad, Lo tuyo es mío es el lugar desde donde empezar.»Nicholas Carr, autor de Superficiales. ¿Qué está haciendo Internet con nuestras mentes? «Un libro magníficamente argumentado.»Steven Poole, The Guardian «Una crítica inteligente y punzante a un modelo de negocio sobre el que la gente apenas está empezando a reflexionar. Con gran acierto, Slee lo analiza como un modelo de negocio que se hace pasar por un movimiento.»Robert E. Levine, The Spectator «Slee, un tecnólogo moderado, ofrece un panorama bien investigado de las empresas cuyo valor de mercado ha crecido notablemente externalizando sus costes y burlando las leyes destinadas a proteger a los consumidores. Este libro es clarividente e importante.»Sue Gardner, ex directora ejecutiva de la Fundación Wikimedia

A Loaded Gun

by Jerome Charyn

"Remarkable insight . . . [a] unique meditation/investigation. . . . Jerome Charyn the unpredictable, elusive, and enigmatic is a natural match for Emily Dickinson, the quintessence of these." -Joyce Carol Oates, author of Wild Nights! and The Lost LandscapeWe think we know Emily Dickinson: the Belle of Amherst, virginal, reclusive, and possibly mad. But in A Loaded Gun, Jerome Charyn introduces us to a different Emily Dickinson: the fierce, brilliant, and sexually charged poet who wrote: My Life had stood-a Loaded Gun-...Though I than He- may longer liveHe longer must-than I-For I have but the power to kill,Without-the power to die-Through interviews with contemporary scholars, close readings of Dickinson's correspondence and handwritten manuscripts, and a suggestive, newly discovered photograph that is purported to show Dickinson with her lover, Charyn's literary sleuthing reveals the great poet in ways that have only been hinted at previously: as a woman who was deeply philosophical, intensely engaged with the world, attracted to members of both sexes, and able to write poetry that disturbs and delights us today.Jerome Charyn is the author of, most recently, Bitter Bronx: Thirteen Stories, I Am Abraham: A Novel of Lincoln and the Civil War, and The Secret Life of Emily Dickinson: A Novel. He lives in New York.

Loaded: Money, Psychology, and How to Get Ahead without Leaving Your Values Behind

by Sarah Newcomb

Praise for LOADED "LOADED is that rare resource which somehow captures both theoretical and practical wisdom about money, personality, and life. Your views - and actions - with money will be much improved after reading the wonderful advice in LOADED."--James Grubman, PhD, author of Strangers in Paradise: How Families Adapt to Wealth Across Generations and co-author of Cross Cultures: How Global Families Negotiate Change Across Generations YOUR MOST VALUABLE ASSET...IS YOU. LOADED WILL TEACH YOU HOW TO MAKE THE MOST OF IT. Based on decades of research and years of hands-on experience with people from all walks of life, LOADED is a must-read for anyone who finds themselves caught between the desire to thrive financially and the complex emotions and conflicting priorities that money so often brings to our lives. Inside, you will learn to: Check your stories. Pinpoint and change beliefs that hold you back. Choose your strategies. Learn how to align your money with your needs. Cultivate your value. Put your unique resources to use and earn more. Deeply researched, yet written in an approachable, conversational tone, LOADED offers insight into how your personal experiences have shaped your financial attitudes, and how you can build a healthier relationship with money.

Loamhedge: A Novel of Redwall

by Brian Jacques

In this sixteenth Redwall adventure, Martha Braebuck, a young hare-maid, wheelchair bound since infancy, wonders about a mysterious old poem relating to the ancient abbey of Loamhedge--and whether it may hold the key to her cure.

Loamhedge (Redwall, Book 16)

by Brian Jacques

In which young haremaid Martha Braebuck, wheelchair-bound since infancy, learns that the cure for her condition may be found at the mysterious ancient Abbey of Loamhedge. Other books in this series are available from Bookshare.

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