Whenever I tell people about my job as a financial advisor, the conversation inevitably turns to how hopeless they feel when it comes to dealing with money. More than once they've begged, "Just tell me what to do." It's no surprise that even my most successful friends feel confused or paralyzed. Even if they have a shelfful of personal finance books, they don't have time to make sense of all the information available.
"Must read for every one"
Jane's Smart Art Guide to the Fountains of Rome concentrates primarily on the Renaissance and Baroque fountains that refresh the historic heart of the city. Jane, the narrator, will lead you through the extraordinary history of Rome's water supply and the delightful fountains - large and small, plain and fancy - that grace the city. You'll hear about who were the great fountain designers, what constraints they had to deal with, and how they learned to make water behave in different ways.
Weezy and Will Coffey raised their children, Martha, Claire, and Max, to be kind, smart, and independent. They gave them help with their homework, a dog, and homemade birthday cakes. It's true that Martha's a little too sensitive - she calls Claire several times a week to discuss natural disasters and local crime. And Claire has a short fuse with her sister - she becomes irate when Martha suggests that the two of them attend couples therapy. And Max, the baby and a senior in college, is a little too happy-go-lucky, though not as lucky as everyone would hope....
If you are sleeping single in a double bed or walking down the street thinking, "How do I meet that guy?"; if you're on your 20th date and he's no more committed than when you first exchanged cell phone numbers; if everyone you know is getting married for the second time and you can't even get a first date; if you love the one you're with but the relationship needs some spark...then this book is for you.
"It's great, but..."
Satoshi Kanazawa's Why Beautiful People Have More Daughters (written with Alan S. Miller) was hailed by the Los Angeles Times as "a rollicking bit of pop Science & Technology that turns the lens of evolutionary psychology on issues of the day." That book answered such burning questions as why women tend to lust after males who already have mates and why newborns look more like Dad than Mom. Now Kanazawa tackles the nature of intelligence: what it is, what it does, what it is good for.
Smartphone French 1 Intensive is the most versatile French audio program in the industry and can be used anywhere for any duration of time to teach to you speak authentic French while in your car, at home or on your smartphone. Learn authentic French fast wherever you go! Designed specifically for use while on the go, this challenging, versatile and fast-paced program introduces, reviews and challenges you to interact successfully in spoken French from any location during your otherwise wasted down time.
"Parlez-Vous - Learning French While Moving Around"
What would you do with an extra 20 or 30 youthful, energetic years? What would you give for them? Imagine being Smart, Strong and Sexy at 100. Find out why this is your destiny. Someday we will look back on history with no personal understanding or empathy for human aging and how it once ravaged bodies and minds. We will read about it much like we now read of 27 year lifespans, scurvy, the plague, beriberi, and primitive surgery and dentistry.
Smartphone Spanish 1 Intensive is the most effective and versatile Spanish audio program in the industry. It can be used anywhere for any duration of time to teach to you speak authentic Spanish while in your car, at home or on your smartphone! Learn Spanish fast wherever you go! Designed specifically for use while on the go, this challenging, versatile and fast-paced program introduces, reviews and challenges you to interact successfully in spoken Spanish from any location during your otherwise wasted down time.
"Become Conversational in Spanish Anywhere, Anytime"
It is business as usual down at the Digby, Wisconsin fire house until the day that eight year old Matty, the fire dog, gives birth to seven beautiful puppies. Six of the puppies are perfect in every way, but the seventh has a bad leg. As the chief says, "That poor old dog. It looks like he's got a bad digit" And that's how Digit got his name.
Nexi Ketts has reinvented herself-new name, new look, new life. She makes her living catching corporate cheats - partial atonement for dear old dad's embezzling ways. A fling with a handsome cop ends badly when he tries to kill her. She flees, naked, causing a fender bender, and making it damn hard for Detective Barry Gerton to think clearly.
"Fun, adventurous romance"
You’re single and you know what you want in your life. And if your dreams include getting married and having children, this fresh new approach to finding the right one at the right time shows the way to make those dreams a reality. In Marry Smart, she shares the wisdom of her experience with warmth, humor, and very straight talk. But this is not your mother’s dating guide - Marry Smart celebrates the vital achievements of traditional marriage and motherhood, and gives you the essential life strategies that no one’s talking about.
Making the wrong business decisions can be costly - seriously costly. But don't struggle on with blind hope and your fingers crossed - get some proper advice and guidance to ensure your decision process is logical, effective, and successful. This book is the essential guide to ensure you're always fully confident in every business decision you make.
The Coffey siblings are having a rough year. Claire has broken up with her fiancé and is hiding from her debts. Martha’s in a career crisis and even her therapist is losing patience with her. And Max, the baby of the family in his final year of college, is keeping a life-altering secret. Before long, all three of them have moved back home. But things aren’t so easy the second time around. Martha and Claire regress to fighting over the shared bathroom while their mother continues to plan Claire’s thwarted wedding.
In this audiobook, Mark Osteen chronicles the experience of raising Cam, whose autism causes him aggression, insomnia, compulsions, and physical sickness. In a powerful, deeply personal narrative, Osteen recounts the struggles he and his wife endured in diagnosing, treating, and understanding Cam's disability, following the family through the years of medical difficulties and emotional wrangling.
After losing her boyfriend, apartment, and job in the same day, Janie Morris can't help wondering what new torment fate has in store. To her utter mortification, Quinn Sullivan- aka Sir McHotpants- witnesses it all then keeps turning up like a pair of shoes you lust after but can't afford. The last thing she expects is for Quinn - the focus of her slightly, albeit harmless, stalkerish tendencies - to make her an offer she can't refuse.
"Could Not Stop Listening....."
Smartphone Italian 1 Intensive is the most effective and versatile Italian audio program in the industry. It can be used anywhere for any duration of time to teach to you speak authentic Italian while in your car, at home or on your smartphone. Learn authentic Italian fast wherever you go! Designed specifically for use while on the go, this challenging, versatile and fast-paced program introduces, reviews and challenges you to interact successfully in spoken Italian from any location during your otherwise wasted down time.
"Italian at the Speed of an Italian Cab Driver"
One Officer, One Man is a short story set in the time of the American Civil War. The central figure of this story is a young captain of Federal Army, Anderton Graffenreid. The man got military education, but has never been promoted Why? Because of his ideas and moral code! This man wants to be side-by-side with common soldiers during a battle, and nobody waits for it as this officer does. His anticipation for a fight affects him like a drug...but will the battle come to his expectations? Will he survive?
A rude and hard man was buried at the local cemetery. He was sitting with his hands crossed upon his stomach in the picture on the gravestone. The reason of his death was a cruel disease. He had the invalid's apathy and did not greatly concern himself about the uncommon fate that had been allotted to him. But one dark night three strangers came to his grave...What did they want? Listen to the story until the end to find out!
Three and One are One is a story of a 22-year-old young man Barr Lassister, who lived with his parents and elder sister near Carthage, Tennessee in 1861. When the war came on it found in the family, as in so many others in that State, a divided sentiment; the young man was loyal to the Union, the others savagely hostile. Barr entered the Union troops of General Buell, a Kentucky regiment cavalry. Time passed and so happened that their troops were near his home after few years.
Twenty years ago, Susan Archer witnessed the brutal murder of her beloved twin brother. Now, the murderer, Devin McCree, has returned. Although Devin is a "Deathwalker," Susan soon discovers that he is not the monster she has feared for so long. Leaving her old life behind, she joins Devin on his run from a crazed vampire hunter. Unwilling to let his love disappear, Michael soon follows. Can Michael save Susan? Does she even need or want to be saved?