Will Chicago's wealthiest and most notorious player finally settle down, or will one woman never be enough? Find out in Ms. Manwhore, the ultimate conclusion to their electric, breathtaking story.
In 2006, Ben S. Bernanke was appointed chair of the Federal Reserve, capping a meteoric trajectory from a rural South Carolina childhood to professorships at Stanford and Princeton, to public service in Washington's halls of power. There would be no time to celebrate, however - the burst of the housing bubble in 2007 set off a domino effect that would bring the global financial system to the brink of meltdown.
Traveling from New York to Los Angeles, Stockholm to Korea, John Seabrook visits specialized teams composing songs in digital labs with novel techniques, and he traces the growth of these contagious hits from their origins in early '90s Sweden to their ubiquity on today's charts. Featuring the stories of artists like Katy Perry, Britney Spears, and Rihanna as well as expert songsmiths like Max Martin, Ester Dean, and Dr. Luke, The Song Machine will change the way you listen to music.
Patrick J. Kennedy, the former congressman and youngest child of Senator Ted Kennedy, details his personal and political battles with mental illness and addiction, exploring mental health care's history in the country alongside his and every family's private struggles.
A lot of your plans about your ideal weight are connected to your eating habits. This audiobook will help you realize what you are doing and how you can lose fat and maintain your ideal weight by learning great nutritional facts and recipes.
Parenting children with ADHD, whether diagnosed or undiagnosed, can be challenging and complex. But just as a child who struggles with reading can learn to decode words, children with ADHD can learn patience, communication, and solution-seeking skills to become more confident, independent, and capable. This book, rich with optimism, tips, tools, and action plans, offers science-based insights and systems for parents to help cultivate these skills.
Christmas 1292. Time travel has meant many things to Meg, David, and Anna over the years. But regardless of the circumstances, it's always been about saving lives: their own, their family members', and their friends'. This time, it's a combination of all three.
Born in Macedonia, Alexander spent his childhood envious of his father's conquests. He watched his father head off to great battles and read of Greek heroes who were remembered forever for their bravery. All the while, he wished that he too could become a hero in history. With the sudden death of his father, Alexander received his chance to become the hero that he always dreamed of being. Consolidating Greece and raising an army, he prepared for conquests in the Persian Empire.
It's taken Audrey Regan years to establish herself as a wedding dress designer, and to date she's been roped into creating dresses for nine of her girlfriends. Request number 10 follows her vow to "just say no!" and comes from her very best friend. She can hardly turn Carly down! Audrey arrives in Atlanta early to perform all of her maid-of-honor duties along with final fittings for a one-of-a-kind dress.
As a wedding planner, Sherilyn Caine should have the perfect wedding experience.... After all, she just landed her dream job at the wedding destination hotel The Tanglewood. The rest should be a piece of cake for Sherilyn's type-A personality. But while everything else goes smoothly, her own wedding plans start to sink right before her eyes. One way or the other, Sherilyn is determined to make this wedding work - until the latest development threatens to call the whole thing off. Is it possible that Sherilyn is allergic to her fiancé?
Anxiety is a feeling we all experience no matter who you are. It's an uncomfortable feeling that can help us become either stronger or weaker. We all have the power to harness the struggle we feel into something great, but most people don't. I have been obsessing the last few years over what makes the difference between someone breaking out of severe anxiety and someone who stays in it. I have helped and consulted with many clients, and I see the patterns of what works and what doesn't work.
Daphne Waterman is a happy-go-lucky interior designer by day but has a secret. Hiding her condition from everyone around her, she struggles with her emotions and thoughts alone until one of her one-night stands turns out to be in the wedding of her best friend, Francesca Taymon.
Augustus, born Gaius Octavius Thurinus in 63 BCE, was the first emperor of Rome. From the moment his great-uncle and adoptive father, Julius Caesar, died when he was 18, his life was one action-packed conflict after another. From the unexpected inheritance of a hefty fortune and a heap of responsibilities, to fighting off a foe who should be a friend, to seeking revenge on Caesar's assassins, he had his work cut out for him.
Etsy has successfully brought craft fairs to the people of the online world, and they have shaken the image of handmade items from "that will do" items to hot-ticket, best-selling, and hugely desirable products. Just because this platform exists, though, doesn't mean that getting to the top of it is as easy as having a great product and putting it into a search engine. With this audiobook, you will be told how to set yourself up on Etsy for success and how to create a growing income from your boutique items.
Anyone with the right mindset can complete a triathlon, but that doesn't make it easy. When people start thinking about all the equipment, techniques, and training required to complete a triathlon, the idea becomes scary and overwhelming. That's normal! This book is designed to take a complete beginner through the process of completing a triathlon.
Kazde miasto ma swoje mroczne tajemnice... Mieszkancy Szczecinka zastygli w smiertelnym przerazeniu. Dwie brutalnie zamordowane mlode kobiety, dwoje porwanych dzieci i oskórowany mezczyzna - to bilans kilku tygodni. Gdy emerytowany komisarz policji staral sie uciec przed zmorami przeszlosci, to miejsce wydawalo mu sie sielska przystania. Tymczasem staje on przed podwójnym wyzwaniem. Musi wlaczyc sie w poszukiwania psychopatycznego mordercy, a takze po raz drugi zmierzyc sie z niejakim Lezka, szefem szczecinskiej mafii, który przed laty wydal wyrok na jego córeczke.
Przenikajace z innego wymiaru zlo laczy sie z mocami, które w malej wiosce znalazly podatny grunt i blyskawicznie rosna w sile. Witold Uchmann przekonal sie juz na wlasnej skórze, czym to grozi, wiec postanawia stawic im czola. Niespodziewanie otrzymuje wsparcie i wszystko wskazuje na to, ze sa szanse na pozytywny obrót spraw, gdy nagle z objetej klatwa zatajenia Szarzyzny zaczynaja do niego docierac coraz bardziej niepokojace wiesci. Wyglada na to, ze bedzie musial wrócic tam raz jeszcze, by stoczyc ostateczna walke z Czarnym i jego sprzymierzencami.
Zyciowa, nieprzeklamana, lecz w gruncie rzeczy ciepla opowiesc o tym, jak niewiele potrzeba, by dlugoletnia przyjazn trzech kobiet zatrzesla sie w posadach. Aldona, Miska i Weronika, pomimo róznic charakterów i zupelnie innych priorytetów zyciowych, przyjaznia sie od dawna. Jedna z nich wlada piórem - jest dziennikarka gdanskiej gazety, a dwie - pedzlem i sztaluga. Kazda z para sie z innymi problemami, lecz zawsze bezblednie zapewniaja sobie wsparcie w alarmowych sytuacjach.
Did you know that the stress hormone "cortisol" makes you gain weight and stands in the way of your goals to lose fat fast? Well, in this audiobook, I will outline the medical background of it in simple terms and show you effective methods to lose weight by relaxing more and sleeping better.
Catwalk follows Pashmina, Felinez, Angora, and Aphro, four best friends at Manhattan's Fashion International High School who are about to enter the contest of their lives. Each year students split up into Fashion Houses and compete to design, produce, and show fully original fashion lines. The winner gets a scholarship, a professional show, and a real shot at a career in fashion.