Introducing the MAGIC LANTERN GENIE GUIDES(R) These all-new books give photographers the high-quality, camera-specific, how-tos they want and need-faster and easier than ever before. Pared down to the essentials, and nicely sized to fit right in the camera bag, Genie Guides cover every vital feature and function required to take great photos NOW Four years after the release of Nikon's D700 comes this incredible leap in the D-SLR food chain-and Nikon has bumped up its initial production to meet the huge demand.
"The Fine Print of Self-Publishing," now in its fifth edition, has been lauded by industry professionals as the go-to book for authors considering self-publishing. "The Fine Print" has helped thousands of authors understand self-publishing companies' serv
Finallya a knitting book for nerds who love sci-fi, fantasy, comics, and manga The best of science fiction, manga, and animaguiri meets knit one, purl two as knit siren and part-time roller derby girl Joan of Dark offers up an out-of-this-world assortment of knitting nerdiness inside "Knits for Nerds." The patterns for 30 iconic clothing and accessory items inspired by popular TV shows, books, films, comics, and more-including "Star Trek, Lord of the Rings, Star Wars," and "Firefly"-are presented alongside full-color photographs showcasing completed projects, such as: * Lieutenant Uhura's sexy "Star Trek" minidress * Hobbit feet slippers * "Firefly"-inspired scarf, socks, hat, and jacket * "Tank Girl" socks * Hermione Granger's secret beaded bag * Manga-inspired leg warmers * "The Big Bang Theory"-inspired his and hers sweater-vests * "Lord of the Rings"-inspired shrug In addition to a wardrobe of costume finery, hobbyists will also find instructions for practical projects such as an e-reader cover or a laptop bag crafted of checkered fabric that serves double-duty as a chessboard and carryall, as well as patterns for plush toys inspired by "Star Trek," robots, and the comic book "Squee " Wear (and knit ) your nerdiness on your sleeve with "Knits for Nerds.
There's nothing better than a book you can't put down & #8212or better yet, a book you'll never forget. This book puts the power of transformational reading into your hands. Jack Canfield, cocreator of the bestselling Chicken Soup for the Soul(R) series, and self-actualization pioneer Gay Hendricks have invited notable people to share personal stories of books that changed their lives.
The publishing world has changed An explosion in printed books, E-books, and self-publishing has contributed to more new titles coming to market than ever before. With so much happening, how does a new author stand out from the crowd? Not to mention t
(Real Book Play-Along). Now available: play-along CDs for some of the most popular songs featured in the world-famous Real Books Each volume features selections sorted alphabetically from the 2nd edition. Instrumentalists can play-along with a real rhythm section professionally recorded for these products. Volume 2 E-I includes 60 songs: Everything I Have Is Yours * Fever * Five Spot After Dark * Fly Me to the Moon (In Other Words) * Frenesi * The Frim Fram Sauce * Gravy Waltz * Head and Shoulders * I Get Along Without You Very Well (Except Sometimes) * I Remember You * If I Were a Bell * In Walked Bud * It's Only a Paper Moon * and more.
Publish, market, and sell your own e-book Although creating an e-book seems fairly straightforward, it is not. You need to select and create a variety of formats that will be read on a variety of e-reader devices-and market and sell your book in a variety of ways. Before you take the plunge, get this practical guide. With clear instruction and sensible advice, it will help you navigate the often confusing, time-consuming, and costly world of self-publishing an e-book.
"A solid, well-designed work."-"Booklist"There is nothing that children love more than a good story. "Story S-t-r-e-t-c-h-e-r-s for the Primary Grades, Revised Edition" connects ninety of the best children's books to early learning centers, stretching each story five ways with lively and entertaining activities that heighten reading readiness, sharpen comprehension skills, and expand the excitement of story time.
BIG BOOKS are the sound choice in verbs "The Big Blue Book of French Verbs" makes it easy for you to find the word you need to know quickly and easily. Inside you will find 555 fully conjugated verbs, current idioms and expressions for each verb, e
The historical books, from Joshua to Ezra and Nehemiah, form the narrative backbone of the Old Testament. Without them the Pentateuch would stop cold and the Prophets would hang in suspension. Even the Psalms and Wisdom literature would lose some of their luster for lack of a setting. Without these historical books the New Testament would be resolving an incomplete narrative, answering a question only half and hesitantly posed.
The most inspiring of Welcome Books' Little Big Book series, "The Little Big Book of Life" is bursting with wisdom, humor, advice, poetry, fictional excerpts, songs, essays, commencement speeches, letters, and thoughts on how to value yourself and the things that matter to you most. Included in this uplifting anthology are: - 16 short stories and fictional excerpts from authors including J.
Andrew Piper grew up liking books and loving computers. While occasionally burying his nose in books, he was going to computer camp, programming his Radio Shack TRS-80, and playing Pong. His eventual love of reading made him a historian of the book and a connoisseur of print, but as a card-carrying member of the first digital generation-and the father of two digital natives-he understands that we live in electronic times.
This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. Therefore, y
In 'The Learned Banqueters', Athenaeus describes a series of dinner parties at which the guests quote extensively from Greek literature. The text is amusing reading and of extraordinary value as a treasury of quotations from works now lost.
In 1994, the late James E. Walsh reported that the Harvard collection of fifteenth-century printed books, the third largest in North America, "comprises 3,517 editions in 4,187 copies." Ten years later the count has risen to 3,627 editions in 4,389 copies. Walsh's pioneering catalogue was published in five volumes between 1991 and 1997. This supplement describes 202 new incunabula at Harvard: 67 complete or nearly complete copies and 135 single leaves or fragments, representing a total of 173 editions, including 110 not in Walsh's original five volumes.
This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning proc
A study of books through history is a study of human history. In "The History of the Book in 100 Books," the author explores 100 books that have played a critical role in the creation and expansion of books and all that they bring - literacy, num
Use analogies to make basic ECG concepts comprehensible and memorable for your students The anatomy of the heart is like a house with rooms and doors. The intra-atrial and internodal pathways are like highways. Your students will absorb ECG interpretation like a sponge This diverting, EZ-to-read approach, coupled with sound educational theory, encourages learning in students who are frustrated by the non-descriptive, formulaic writing found in most other textbooks.
LeapFrog LeapReader Junior Ready to Read Book Set (works with Tag Junior):Learn about short vowels and sing along with the Us! Band in this set of 6 board booksPlay 24 activities about letter sounds for a, e, i, o, and u with these Ready to Read (works with tag junior) LeapFrog LeapReader booksTeaches short vowel sounds and language soundsKids' reading books is for ages 2-3 yearsWorks only with Tag Junior and LeapReader Junior (sold separately)
Describes the American essayist's three children's novels, analyzing the works and their impressions on critics, as well as the author's beliefs about children's literature
E-books have changed academic library collections. This book is a comprehensive look at the best practices in place for planning and managing e-book collections in community, junior college, and university libraries. Specific topics covered include: E-book collection development and management, Innovative uses of e-books in academic contexts, Trends in faculty and student acceptance of and interaction with e-books, Purchasing models, and Solutions for dealing with varying formats and the lack of standardization.
Library Technology Reports (vol. 49, no. 3) "E-book Platforms for Libraries" provides an overview of the various types of e-book platforms available to academic, research, public, and K-12 librarise in the United States (an beyond). The focus is on the products that house electronic versions of books also available in print. A directory lists platforms and identifies the type of platform, e-books, subject areas, and library market; main subject areas; and business models.
Get children on the road to reading success with this collection of interactive e-books that systematically teach the top 100 sight words. Each e-book introduces-and reinforces-four sight words in the context of a highly engaging story. Audio read-aloud
This wide-ranging survey takes stock of our institutions' strengths, weak- nesses, opportunities, and threats, analyzing how libraries and the very concept of librarianship have been comprehensively transformed over the past few decades. Woodward pro- vides a balanced, realistic assessment of the situation that confronts both libraries and information professionals.
Take your understanding to a whole new level with Pageburst digital books on VitalSource Easy-to-use, interactive features let you make highlights, share notes, run instant topic searches, and so much more. Best of all, with Pageburst, you get flexible online, offline, and mobile access to all your digital books. Praised for its comprehensive coverage and clear organization, Critical Care Nursing: Diagnosis and Management, 7th Edition is the go-to critical care nursing text for both practicing nurses and nursing students preparing for clinicals.
Puts a human face on the study of Abnormal Psychology, now with DSM-5 coverage throughout. Abnormal Psychology in a Changing World, 9/e uses first-person narratives from people struggling with psychological disorders as a pedagogical framework. Updated to reflect the revision of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM-5), the authors endeavor to bring research developments and advancements in abnormal psychology to students.