Bailey Dewitt is on a crash course with Armageddon. Orphaned, she and her young brothers find themselves living with their renegade uncle. Part of a group of survivalists, she is terrified to discover they are preparing for the end of the world! Could they be right - is mankind headed for a global disaster of its own making? While Bailey struggles with that question and what she should do about it, Caleb, a man from the group, becomes her dearest friend and the one person she can trust to love and protect her.
I remember this time. Clearly. Vividly. I would get this feeling. In my gut. It would be almost like a tingling sensation in my hand. The sensation, the want to spend some money and to bring home something that I didn't really need. I also remember the times when I would see something. In a magazine, in a store display, or in an advertisement, and I would not be able to get it out of my head. It got so bad that it would even haunt my dreams.
Leaving behind all they have ever known and loved, Sarah-Jane and Zeke Hunter struggle to fit into their new lives with an aunt and uncle they barely know. Although Liza and Howard Barnett appear nice enough, could they be the reason Sarah Jane is treated as an outcast at her new school? And worst of all is Michael. His behavior leads to nothing but heartbreak.
"Late 1930s Alabama and the School of Hard Knocks"
Focus your English learning on the most frequently used verbs. Learn just the 100 verbs you need for everyday life to talk about the past, the present, and the future. One of the usual mistakes when learning a foreign language is that the student has no priorities. All the unknown verbs get the same attention. Actually, to communicate you need only 100 verbs in any language. These verbs are the most frequently used and can be defined using an algorithm that provides the ranking.
The popularity of essential oils continues to explode. If you are just arriving on the scene, this book will quickly bring you up to speed. Learn the ins and outs of essential oils, the history behind them, what they can be used for, and many benefits they hold. Find out how you can put the magic of essential oils to work for you.
At the scene of a domestic disturbance, Officer Darby Shaw finds the wife dead - and the killer husband not 20 feet away. Taking the suspect into custody turns into a life and death struggle for Darby, and for the dead woman who returns to life with no apparent explanation besides Darby's touch. Sequestered in a hospital room, Darby learns several government agencies are vying to take her into custody. Can Darby fight the law she's devoted her life to when it's her freedom on the line?
"Detective stories with awesome unusual elements!"
For the past 15 years, the Office of Civilian Safety and Defense has guarded the public against the rampant threat of terrorism. Teenagers Tommy and Careen have never known life without civilian restrictions. For them, there's no social media. No one is allowed to gather in public places or attend concerts or sporting events. Only a small, select group of adults have driving privileges, but it's a small price to pay for safety. Now a new, more deadly terrorist threat looms....
"A great addition to any YA Dystopian Bookshelf"
Neurolinguistic programming, or NLP, has been around for decades. Since its introduction to the world of neuroscience and behavioral psychology, NLP has empowered millions of people by teaching them how to break bad habits, let go of fears, boost self-confidence, and improve their mental skills. By learning NLP techniques, you will be able to harness your full potential and bring out the best version of yourself.
"Short, superficial, narration is slightly pedantic"
On her family's farm in the Deep South, 14-year-old Sarah Jane clashes with her mother. At every turn, Momma crushes her daughter's dreams. Worst of all, Michael Hutchinson's warm brown eyes witness her humiliation. Sarah Jane must find a way to survive the abuse, for her young brother's sake as well as her own.
"Growing Up in Depression Era Alabama"
Bailey Dewitt's life has become a broken mess. After her parents died unexpectedly, she was sent to live with her renegade uncle in a community of preppers. She didn't think it could get any worse, but when the arrogance of man catches up and puts the entire world into a doomsday spiral, there will be only one place she can run to, the one place she wanted desperately to escape.
From affluent beginnings, Bailey Dewitt's life has become a broken mess. After her parents died unexpectedly, she was sent to live with her renegade uncle in a community of preppers. She didn't think it could get any worse, but when the arrogance of man catches up and puts the entire world into a doomsday spiral, there will be only one place she can run to, the one place she wanted desperately to escape.
In the past, a pot belly was a status symbol, but today many people have them. People in America usually call them beer bellies. After recent scientific discoveries about wheat were conducted, doctors came to the conclusion that pot belly fat has more to do with wheat than beer. This book refers to a pot belly as a wheat belly. A wheat belly is defined as an accumulation of fatty tissue which comes from eating food that causes insulin levels in the body to climb.
Knowledge comes with a price. Tommy and Careen no longer believe the Office of Civilian Safety and Defense's miracle antidote can protect them from a terrorist's chemical weapons. After accidentally discovering the antidote's real purpose, they join the fight to undermine the OCSD's bid for total control of the population. Tommy and Careen's differing viewpoints threaten to drive a wedge between them, and their budding relationship is tested as their destinies move toward an inevitable confrontation.
"The Resistance Is Growing"
Seventeen-year-old Tessa, dubbed a Black-Eyed Susan by the media, became famous for being the only victim to survive the vicious attack of a serial killer. Her testimony helped to put a dangerous criminal behind bars - or so she thought. Now, decades later the black-eyed susans planted outside Tessa's bedroom window seem to be a message from a killer who should be safely in prison.
The book Big Magic was created so that we as people will be better able to understand creativity. The author created this book because she wanted to find an answer to the question of what creativity really is. After searching for the answer, the author found that she believes creativity is a relationship that is formed between people and the mysterious forces that control inspiration.
This book addresses the people who are busy living very active lives at work and at home and don't normally find time for books. A large segment of the popular culture may not be aware of the current findings in quantum physics, studies in consciousness, ancient wisdom literature, and how the integration of these elements may positively affect their lives in a simple, practical way. This book consolidates these findings into one source.
Celeste is not like other girls.... Celeste was found standing alone on a busy street at five years of age. With no memory of where she came from and no one to claim her, Celeste is sent to live with Mrs. Potts. At 16 she leaves her childhood home in the dead of night, but before she goes, she sneaks into Mrs. Potts' room to kiss her goodbye. As she does so, a strange light passes between them... here lies the first "piece" of her. But what is this strange light, and what does it mean? Is Celeste ready to find out the truth?
As we get older, we tend to pick up bad habits. These bad habits will stand in our way of getting whatever we are trying to achieve in life. The chains of habit are too light to be felt until they are too heavy to be broken. There is no space for bad habits. We must use habits to increase productivity and get stuff done. This book contains proven strategies on how to produce powerful, life-changing habits. This will increase your productivity and set you up for success.
Edward M. Baldwin, America's education novelist, shows his prowess with the short formats as he provides us with a feast of powerful classroom dramas, entertaining narratives, and touching stories.
The Civil War has broken out in Missouri and Lettie Worthington won't take sides - though she has a brother fighting in each army and a fiancé with a guerrilla band sympathetic to the South. Not involved in the conflict, Lettie deals with her own struggles and hardships at home, and with the help of former slaves, she saves her family's hemp and tobacco farm. Upon learning that both brothers were in the Battle of Lexington, 20 miles west, she leaves the farm and paddles a skiff up the Missouri River to find them.