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When a little girl gets a plush stingray for her birthday, it makes friends with some of her other toys as they all try to navigate in the world of real people.
In his autobiography we see him as a product of the Age of Enlightenment, a Yankee statesman who could use the language of Addison, Steele, Swift, and Defoe. Franklin asks himself, 'Who am I, how did I come to be, and why am I a human being as I am?' He answers with honesty, wit, and charm, which makes this possibly the best of all autobiographies.
Supporting a friend who has lost custody of his young daughter, Barbara and her partner, Inspector Thomas Lynley, are further shocked when the girl's mother reports that the child has been kidnapped as part of a plot that risks Barbara's career.
The authors show listeners how to cut costs and boost profits through green policies, including taking advantage of social networking tools and transforming customers, suppliers, and even competitors into an unofficial sales force.
Cass and her brother Wilbur scavenge in the ruins of a future London seeking an artifact for their Russian masters, but the search takes on a new urgency after the arrival of Erin and Peyto, strangers from afar who claim to hold the key to locating the mysterious object.
A biography of the African American artist who grew up in the midst of the Harlem Renaissance and became one of the most renowned painters of the life of his people.
When she is spotted by a modeling agency and her beautiful sister falls seriously ill, gangly fifteen-year-old Edwina "Ted" Trout must choose between fame and family.
Floating down the Mississippi on their raft, Huckleberry Finn and Jim, a runaway slave, find life filled with excitement and the spirit of adventure. Join Huck and Jim and their old friend Tom Sawyer as they come up against low-down thieves and murderers,
Approached by an Israeli police officer who is tailing a man in possession of a stolen religious relic, Virgil Flowers learns that the artifact reveals startling details about the biblical King Solomon and that dangerous rivals are killing everyone who would protect it.
Psychologist Keith Sawyer shatters some of the most popular myths about creativity and erects new principles in their place. He reveals that creativity is always collaborative--even when you're alone. Sawyer draws on compelling stories of inventions and innovations to demonstrate the freewheeling ways of true innovation. He shares the results of his own acclaimed research to show us how to be more creative in collaborative group settings.
After their trailer home and all their belongings are burned, twelve-year-old Ember and her Wiccan family move to a lakeside campground where Ember's anguish over losing her dog, as well as her friendship with the boy she fears started the fire, stops her from making new friends and moving on.
When his aunt's couch is delivered to Pinch, he and his friend Dash try to find a way to fit it into Pinch's cozy home.
Logan and his friend Benedict are playing tag in the library. Logan gets caught when he runs into a mysterious man. When Logan doesn't apologize sincerely, the mysterious gentleman punishes him by causing him to speak in puns. Only finding seven examples each of oxymorons, anagrams and palindromes within the time limits will return Logan to normal.
When an old criminal friend asks for help locating his missing brother, Chet and Bernie turn down a lucrative job offer to begin a search in Louisiana, where they encounter unexpected dangers and an oil business conspiracy.
The fiction author and producer of the Cinemax action series Banshee explores his intense desire to become a Catholic priest and his equally fervent desire for the company of women, trying various obsessions--karate, beer, fiction writing--attempting to duck the mystical God he feels called him to serve as a priest.
The Internet is the largest marketing tool on the planet and too many companies are not utilizing it to its fullest potential. Forrester Research analysts Charlene Li and Josh Bernoff aim to change that with Groundswell. Here they show businesses how to harness the power of social technologies like blogging, YouTube, MySpace and more to increase revenues and energize their customers.
The narrator describes discovering how Ralph the dog can talk, appropriately saying words such as "roof," "rough," "bark," and "wolf."
Two best friends, a writer and a runner, deal with bullies, family issues, social pressures, and their quest for success coming out of Harlem.
A young boy named Jean has an imaginary friend, Django, who keeps getting him in trouble and eventually is "sent away," but whenever Jean plays the banjo he continues to feel close to Django. Inspired by the life of jazz musician Django Reinhardt; includes facts about his life.
Unwillingly rendered an object of obsession by the Kommandant occupying her small French town in World War I, Sophie risks everything to reunite with her husband a century before a widowed Liv tests her resolve to claim ownership of Sophie's portrait.
Hoping to relax during a business trip to Bel-Air, Stone Barrington is confronted by a case he believed was resolved and forges an unexpected partnership with an agent who operates outside the law.
Marketing gurus Jimmy Vee and Travis Miller team with Infotainment maven Joel Bauer to provide listeners a breakthrough program for attracting new customers with minimal effort. It's impossible to get new customers without hard-selling, cold-calling, or even begging, right? Vee, Miller, and Bauer say no. Here they lay out a step-bystep plan for letting new clients find you and remain with you forever.
A.J. and his friends in the second grade learn that art can be made out of anything, even garbage.
Inspired by Muhammad Ali, Jimmy starts training to become a boxer, and while his future looks bright, he decides leaving his small town for big matches might not be the best option for him.
Left at a New York boarding school by Aunt and Uncle Twice, eleven-year-old Emily finds horrors even greater than those she faced at Sugar Hill Hall, especially after she gets word that her inheritance is lost.