Being the assistant to uptight workaholic Brant Stone is more than Emma can bear. But in her weaker moments, she can't help but admit that the sexy control freak can turn her on with an insult more than any man she's ever met. So when Emma gains an unexpected advantage, she blackmails Brant into accompanying her to her high school reunion. After all, the enemy she knows is preferable to a blind date arranged by her meddling mother.
While Spartans get all the glory, no soldier - not even the legendary Master Chief - wins a war on his own. Gunnery Sergeant Edward Buck and his team of Orbital Drop Shock Troopers (ODSTs) played a major role in saving the Earth from all-out invasion at the end of the Covenant War - acts of bravery and ingenuity that did not go unnoticed by the United Nations Space Command.
"Halo New Blood was gorgeous."
It seems that the most common goal between balancing exercise and our daily lives is to have the ability to make it to the gym, and also to lose weight with the most minimum effort. Bodybuilders often want to gain muscle mass with the most minimal effort, as fatigue can prevent one from muscular growth. These ten myths are the most common myths that people hold to be true in the fitness world, but in all actuality, they are false. I use my knowledge of fitness to debunk these myths.
A cyborg on the edge of eternity, a lonely 10-year old girl, a curmudgeon seeking his one great novel; there are many lost souls desperate for a way out. These 20 tales show us the side of humanity we'd often like to ignore.
Erin Solomon is an accomplished investigative journalist when she receives word that she has inherited Payson Isle...and all its ghosts. She returns to Maine to learn the truth behind the tragedy that has haunted her since childhood, aided by the rakish mentor who's stood by her side since she was a teenager; her trusty mutt, Einstein; and a mysterious stranger with his own dark past.
Sawyer Walker has never had an issue with women. The female population tends to swarm toward him, in fact, and he's never had a complaint. But there's one woman Sawyer has always had his eye on - one woman who won't give him the time of day. In recent months, it would seem that Kennedy Endsley is opening up to Sawyer, but she's got a few surprises in store for him. As hard as she finds it to resist the handsome Walker brother, she's not willing to give in easily. Not when her heart is on the line.
Why are many readers drawn to stories that texture ethnic experiences and identities other than their own? How do authors such as Salman Rushdie and Maxine Hong Kingston, or filmmakers in Bollywood or Mexico City produce complex fiction that satisfies audiences worldwide? In Analyzing World Fiction, 15 renowned luminaries use tools of narratology and insights from cognitive science and neurobiology to provide answers to these questions and more.
In this fascinating book, Terry O'Connor explores a distinction that is deeply ingrained in much of the language that we use in zoology, human-animal studies, and archaeology - the difference between wild and domestic. For thousands of years, humans have categorized animals in simple terms, often according to the degree of control that we have over them, and have tended to see the long story of human-animal relations as one of increasing control and management for human benefit.
There are several benefits of offshore online banking. Learn the pros and cons of offshore Internet banking from firsthand experience as well as critical mistakes to avoid. This book discusses what offshore banking is, why to consider it in the first place, who it is for, its advantages and disadvantages, and some important things to know and keep in mind before getting involved with offshore banking.
Convinced that a militia leader holds the key to finally exacting justice, Deputy Marshal Mason Raines enters the destroyed city of Lexington. Traveling with the unlikeliest of allies, he must confront mutated survivors of the Superpox-99 virus as well as an elite group of military assassins sent to clean up evidence of President Pike's crimes.
Julia Malone is abandoned at the door of an old English manor, but she's not alone for long. Five telepathic children soon arrive to form a paranormal family of makeshift misfits. Julia packs a humorous punch with her witty way of viewing an unpredictable world. In fact it becomes her survival mechanism when life goes topsy turvy in the craziest way imaginable.
It's hard to find the proper Valentine's Day gift, but you'll find that it's a wonderful way to start making a gift by just purchasing a simple jar. Personalizing your gift is extremely important, since it'll show just how much care you put into choosing a gift for the person you love on this romantic day. Of course, many of these gifts can be used for a family member or friend as well, depending upon which gift idea you choose.
When Aphrodite gets the "love tingle" for Adam Redmont and Victoria Hunton, she's determined to get these two lovebirds together. Adam and Torie are in fierce competition for the same business opportunities in Broken Arrow, so Aphrodite does a little goddess magic (AKA manipulation) to send the two stubborn lovers to sending them to her newest brilliant venture: a sex club she opened in the barn of an old apple farm.
There are many religions practiced by people today such as Christianity, Islam, Buddhism, Judaism, Taoism, and Hinduism, among others. There are people, however, who do not associate themselves with any religion and they are commonly referred to as atheists. Most religions are focused on a Supreme Being or deity.
Buddhism is general not considered a religion by its Abrahamic counterparts because of its spiritual and individual nature, rather than following a strict deity. Even the name Buddhism doesn't mean that they really pray to Buddha, but rather try to emulate the ways of Buddha - the man that reached enlightenment. In fact, the world Budhi means to have awaken which in Buddhism means to reach enlightenment.
Collects parts one (Home Is Where the Heart Is), two (Jealousy and Trust), and three (My Man, My Family) of the popular Homes and Hearts series by J. A. Fielding. Billionaire Londoner Steven has moved to America to expand his house renting business. Here he meets Julie, a woman who may just be the person to help him get the properties he's after. But will this business relationship be all that blossoms from the time spent together? Or will something a lot more personal occur?
Part one is a detailed expansion of chapter IV: The Medicine of Light from the 2009 print book Called into Life by the Light, which was suppressed in April 2013. Part two is the script of the one-hour conversation I had with David Tumey on June 6, 2012. We discussed David's part in rediscovering Royal R. Rife's Ray Tube, reconstructing Rife's 1950s instrument, and shortening the time factor in producing the correct frequency, MOR (mortal oscillatory rate), which would devitalize (destroy) a particular cancer.
Camille has exhausted the last of her nine lives. Under strict cat law, she must depart this earth for the eternal tenth life. Pioline and Poulet, her eight-week-old kittens, are left behind. Willed by Camille's departed spirit, Boots, her aging brother, finds the kittens under the deck of John and Sandi's house. They are wired with fear and spirits so lost they might never be found. Boots, a lifelong stray, confesses he is ill suited for the caring of kittens.
Once upon a time, Cinderella married her handsome prince. Did you know she took three special items with her to the palace? All these things had special parts for this beautiful fairy-tale romance to start. But problems arose, putting each to the test, to see which one rated above the rest. Take a look into Cinderella's box to discover her most important treasure for her happily ever after.
The thing about creativity is that it really exists in virtually everything. Many times people have the misconception that creativity exists only in artistic endeavors, such as music, writing, or painting. However, that could not be further from the truth. In actuality, creativity exists in almost everything. People have to find ways to be creative in order to find solutions to problems at the workplace, at home, and at school.