Twelve-year-old Ben Ripley is not exactly the best student spy school has ever seen - he keeps flunking Advanced Self Preservation. But outside of class, Ben is pretty great at staying alive. His enemies have kidnapped him, shot at him, locked him in a room with a ticking time bomb, and even tried to blow him up with missiles. And he's survived every time. After all that unexpected success, the CIA has decided to activate Ben for real.
During a spy school game of Capture the Flag, 12-year-old Ben Ripley somehow accidentally shoots a live mortar into the principal's office - and immediately gets himself expelled. Not long after going back to the boring old real world, Ben gets recruited by evil crime organization SPYDER.
Beware the gossips! Lady Sneerwell and her hireling, Snake, are certainly up to no good in this timeless send-up of hypocritical manners. Thanks to their scandal-mongering, the comely Lady Teazle must fend off the slanderous barbs that have caught the ear of her elderly husband - as well as every other gossip in London! What follows is a torrent of mistaken identities and sex-crazed scheming in which the upper classes have never looked so low class.
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Stuart M. Berger, M.D. warns that medical treatment can be unhealthy - even dangerous. Fortunately, you can do something about it. You can become your own advocate in the Medical Machine.
This past February, when Jon Stewart announced his impending retirement from Comedy Central’s The Daily Show after sixteen years, the collective mourning began almost immediately.
Pokazat' fokus - bezotkaznyj sposob udivit' kogo ugodno, no ne dumaete zhe vy, chto jeto real'noe volshebstvo? U kazhdogo fokusa est' svoj sekret i ochen' chasto on nastol'ko prost, chto mozhno tol'ko divu davat'sja, kak zhe tak sluchilos', chto nikto ne mozhet ego razgadat'. Nastojashhie fokusniki vsegda ochen' trepetno otnosjatsja k svoim fokusam i nikogda ne rasskazyvajut o sposobah ih vypolnenija – nashe zhe kniga, uchebnoe posobie, blagodarja kotoromu, vy sami smozhete stat' neprevzojdjonnym illjuzionistom!
In American Literature, all main periods are covered, from colonial times to the present movement toward cultural diversity. Also covered are key themes and personalities, with emphasis on major figures, including Ben Franklin, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Walt Whitman, Emily Dickinson, Henry James, Edith Wharton, William Faulkner, Langston Hughes, Tennessee Williams, Alice Walker, and many more.
Integrate work, home, community and self to become a more productive leader and a more fulfilled person. From the April 2008 issue of Harvard Business Review.
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Designed to be compatible with virtually every standard textbook in its subject field, Barron's EZ-101 Study Keys gives you a valuable overview of your college-level course. From Middle English through the modern writers, English Literature covers the key themes, quotations, and literary terms.
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