On Mars, the harsh climate could make any colonist turn to drugs to escape a dead-end existence. Especially when the drug is Can-D, which transports its users into the idyllic world of a Barbie-esque character named Perky Pat. When the mysterious Palmer Eldritch arrives with a new drug called Chew-Z, he offers a more addictive experience, one that might bring the user closer to God. But in a world where everyone is tripping, no promises can be taken at face value.
Kenya travels the world inspiring, motivating, and teaching people about the greatness of their lives. She encourages others to live their dreams, teaches them to overcome their fears, and helps them push through to abundance, expectation, and action.
Carly Le Roux. Rolls right off the tongue, doesn't it? The moment Brady Le Roux touched me any doubt he was my destiny vanished. Even after discovering he's more than just a man. And that wasn't the only shock he had for me. But each new revelation exhilarates the warrior in me - I'm here to stay. I think I may have been born for this.
Narrated by the teenage girl who lived it, Closet Full of Coke tells the true story of how a New York suburban 15-year-old girl's savvy and wit helps turn the small-time drug business of Armando, a Colombian drug dealer, into a multimillion-dollar cocaine operation that puts them on the DEA's wanted list. This intimate diary gives listeners a fast-paced glimpse of the couple's speedy rise to riches and their inevitable descent.
In Connect, Josh Turner lays out a step-by-step process to meet and connect with the people that matter to your business at scale. The techniques outlined will teach you to use new tools and marketing channels to build relationships without being confined by time.
In the days of ancient Israel, Hannah is a woman oppressed. Her once-hopeful marriage is a nightmare, her husband Levi is violently abusive. Hannah believes it is because she is barren, and if she could only give him a child, all would be well. But no child comes, and she does not know how long she can possibly endure. She prays for release and after six long years of Levi's cruelty, he suddenly drowns. Hannah is finally free, free to heal her body and spirit.
Back in the ancient days of Minecraft, there were no humans. The cube world was inhabited by flying beasts, dragons. One day, the Minecraft world changed forever when a human named Steve came into existence. Steve was raised by dragons. They were his family. Years passed and Steve learned to craft, build, and fight. Steve thought he was the only human on the planet until he met a young girl named Eve. Together, Steve and Eve created a glorious empire.
Age 28 and fed up with the office job he settled for, Paul Barach decided to travel to Japan to follow a vision he had in college: to walk the ancient 750-mile Shikoku pilgrimage trail. Here are some things he did not decide to do: learn Japanese, do any research, road test his hiking shoes, or check if it's the hottest summer in history. And he went anyway, hoping to change his life.
Once upon a time there was a wealthy Minecraft miner. He had all the riches in the Minecraft world. His vault was loaded with tons of sparkling diamonds and lots of special ingots. The one thing he is missing is TNT. To make some TNT he needs gun powder. In order to fill the missing void, the wealthy miner must go on an epic journey to a dangerous part of Minecraft.
Brett Blair had a mid-life thing happen to him at 45. Some people have mid-life crises. Others have mid-life tragedies. The problem: he was on autopilot. He didn't know what he didn't know, and was living a life according to other people's expectations. He wasn't living the life that was authentic for himself, and he had no idea. Through synchronicity, mentoring, tragedy and therapy, Brett came to recognize the wrong path he was on, as well as the wrong habits and ways of thinking that were holding him back.
Now with social media, brands can be personalized and interact with their audiences one on one. Arguably, social media gives a face to normally faceless companies. In return, fans might feel they have a better opportunity to influence the company and improve its future endeavors. There's a lot to be gained for businesspeople and entrepreneurs through social media marketing. In this book you'll learn how to harness the power of the personalized platform.
It's Police Detective Dino LaStanza's first week in Homicide and he must handle the horrific murder of Marie Sumner, slashed to death on a quiet French Quarter street. LaStanza and his partners work long, frustrating hours with no results. When another woman is slashed to death along Bayou St. John, the detectives bear witness to the carnage again. LaStanza feels even worse this time, almost useless.
Take a walk into the world of an abused child through the victim's eyes. Feel the victim's pain as the graphic flashbacks unfold. You'll shed tears as you hear about the violence one little life endures during her struggle for a "normal" life.
Throughout recorded history, many thinkers have noted the importance of being articulate and the power of words; you'll hear a few of their comments in the book. Pete, however, goes a giant step further by connecting articulation to wealth and happiness and to the clear thinking and better decisions that thwart mediocrity. He quite correctly points out that we think in words, and we need more words to think with as the issues we need to resolve become more complex, as they do when we rise in any organization and our close relationships mature.
Holacracy is a concept started by Brian J. Robinson, who, as a young man, has great management skills. He has now created a movement in which large corporations are following suit and using this concept as a way to run their companies.
The suggestions used in this audiobook are based on the metaphysics of the modern day revelation of A Course in Miracles, and as such are filled with symbols of love and forgiveness and the metaphysical principle that what we resist persists. The deep relaxation methods presented are designed to release the listener's mind from the prison of obsessive thinking.
The Ravenstone is an ancient relic - a remnant of a battle between gods - and it has the power to unravel magic. The unlikely company sent to retrieve it consists of Arcturus, an exiled politician with a fondness for wine, Kariayla, a winged slave girl on a quest for redemption, Jinx, an unlucky thief and his imp counterpart, and Hawkwing, William's personal spy, at the helm.
Along the fertile banks of the Mississippi River across from New Orleans, planter Camille Zeringue transformed a mediocre colonial plantation into a thriving gem of antebellum sugar production, complete with a columned mansion known as Seven Oaks. Under the moss-strewn oaks, the privileged master nurtured his own family but enslaved many others.
It's finally Friday. My week has been hell, and all I'm looking forward to is a long hot bubble bath, a cold margarita, and peace and quiet. But what do I find? My son, home from college. Which means duffel bags of dirty laundry, a kitchen that looks like a tornado hit, and no peace and quiet. Plus, he's brought a friend. But, as it turns out, this friend was special. Gary turned out to be quite handy, in more ways than one.
Joe St. John wanders into a blizzard and falls through an opening that leads him to amazing, sometimes harrowing places where he encounters the major turning points in his life. Along the way, he revisits his missed opportunities, uncovers his life's core trauma, and is given mysterious geometrical symbols that hold the key to his future.