A member of a species that takes over the minds of human bodies, Wanderer is unable to disregard her host's love for a man in hiding, a situation that forces both possessor and host to become unwilling allies.
Pubblicazione: 23.06.2010 / Data di consegna: 3-5 settimane (il titolo viene procurato in modo speciale)
The lead guitarist for The Rolling Stones recounts his life, from a youth obsessed with Chuck Berry to the formation of the Stones and their subsequent stardom, and discusses his problems with drugs, the death of Brian Jones, and his relationship with Mick Jagger.
Pubblicazione: 03.05.2011 / Data di consegna: 3-5 settimane (il titolo viene procurato in modo speciale)
As a police launch speeds across Miami's Biscayne Bay-with officer Nestor Camacho -Tom Wolfe is off and running. Into the feverous landscape of the city, he introduces the mayor, the black police chief, a wanna-gomuckraking young journalist and his Yale-marinated editor; an [...]
Pubblicazione: luglio 2013 / Data di consegna: Prenotazione (articolo non ancora pubblicato)
Exposes common misconceptions about how animals are slaughtered and processed for food, drawing on sources ranging from popular culture to national tradition to reveal how the meat industry misrepresents its practices.
When his dog is lost somewhere in the bush, Indian-Australian professor Tom Loxley sets aside the biography he is writing to search for his canine friend, aided by artist Nelly Zhang, a companion of questionable trustworthiness whose husband had gone missing years earlier [...]
Provides facts about the star at the center of our solar system and describes the life of the sun, from its birth and life as a self-sustaining ultra-H-Bomb fusion explosion, to its spectacular and anticipated future death.
Explores the Obama family's transition into the White House, capturing the emotions and personalities beneath the public faðcade as the president and the First Lady dealt with adjusting to their new roles.