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The empathy exams - essays by Jamison, Leslie, 1983- author.

The empathy exams - essays

A collection of essays explores empathy, using topics ranging from street violence and incarceration to reality television and literary sentimentality to ask questions about people's understanding of and relationships with others.

Jan 26, 2015
The dog a novel by O'Neill, Joseph.

The dog a novel

The author of the best-selling and award-winning Netherland now gives us his eagerly awaited, stunningly different new novel: a tale of alienation and heartbreak in Dubai. Distraught by a breakup with his long-term girlfriend, the hero of this novel leaves New York to take an unusual job in a strange desert metropolis. In a Dubai at the height of its self-invention as a futuristic Shangri-La, our protagonist struggles with his new position as the "family officer" of the capricious and very rich

Jan 26, 2015
The Deep by Cutter, Nick.

The Deep

From the acclaimed author of -- Trieste, has been built eight miles under the sea's surface. But when the station goes incommunicado, a brave few descend through the lightless fathoms in hopes of unraveling the mysteries lurking at those crushing depths…and perhaps to encounter an evil blacker than anything one could possibly imagine.

Jan 29, 2015
The Darkest Part of the Forest by Black, Holly.

The Darkest Part of the Forest

Children can have a cruel, absolute sense of justice. Children can kill a monster and feel quite proud of themselves. A girl can look at her brother and believe they're destined to be a knight and a bard who battle evil. She can believe she's found the thing she's been made for.At the center of it all, there is a glass coffin in the woods. It rests right on the ground and in it sleeps a boy with horns on his head and ears as pointy as knives. Hazel and Ben were both in love with him as children.

Jan 29, 2015
The corpse exhibition and other stories of Iraq by Balāsim, Ḥasan, author.

The corpse exhibition and other stories of Iraq

"An explosive new voice in fiction emerges from Iraq in this blistering debut by "perhaps the best writer of Arabic fiction alive" (The Guardian) The first major literary work about the Iraq War from an Iraqi perspective, The Corpse Exhibition shows us the war as we have never seen it before. Here is a world not only of soldiers and assassins, hostages and car bombers, refugees and terrorists, but also of madmen and prophets, angels and djinni, sorcerers and spirits. Blending shocking realism wi

Jan 26, 2015
The art of fiction notes on craft for young writers by Gardner, John, 1933-1982.

The art of fiction notes on craft for young writers

A guide to creative writing examines diverse facets of writing technique, and contains analyses of works by writers from Homer to Mark Twain.

Jan 23, 2015
Tell - a novel by Itani, Frances, 1942-

Tell - a novel

The international debut sensation Deafening launched the story of Grania, deaf from the age of five, and her sister Tress, who helped to create their secret language. Tell picks up from the return of the sisters' husbands from the war, and follows Tress's partner Kenan, a young shell-shocked soldier who confines himself indoors, venturing outside only at night to visit the frozen bay where he skated as a boy. Saddened by her altered marriage, Tress seeks advice from her Aunt Maggie. But Maggie a

Jan 29, 2015
T is for Trespass by Grafton, Sue.

T is for Trespass

Private Investigator Kinsey Millhone embarks on a terrifying but all-too-real ride that will reveal not everyone is who they say they are.

Jan 27, 2015
Surprised by scripture engaging contemporary issues by Wright, N. T.

Surprised by scripture engaging contemporary issues

A thoughtful and provocative collection, in the vein of the intellectual spiritual classic The Weight of Glory, from N. T. Wright, the influential Bishop, Bible scholar, and bestselling author widely regarded as a modern C.S. Lewis. An unusual combination of scholar, churchman, and leader, N. T. Wright'hailed by Newsweek as "the world's leading New Testament scholar"'is not only incredibly insightful, but conveys his knowledge in terms that excite and inspire Christian leaders worldwide, allowin

Jan 23, 2015
String theory demystified by McMahon, David (David M.)

String theory demystified

Jan 23, 2015
Stella by Starlight by Draper, Sharon M..

Stella by Starlight

When the Ku Klux Klan's unwelcome reappearance rattles Stella's segregated southern town, bravery battles prejudice in this Depression-era tour de force from Sharon Draper, the New York Times Stella lives in the segregated South—in Bumblebee, North Carolina, to be exact about it. Some stores she can go into. Some stores she can't. Some folks are right pleasant. Others are a lot less so. To Stella, it sort of evens out, and heck, the Klan hasn't bothered them for years. But one late night, later

Jan 29, 2015
Space Case by Gibbs, Stuart.

Space Case

It's a murder mystery on the moon in this humorous and suspenseful space adventure from the author of Belly Up Like his fellow lunarnauts—otherwise known as Moonies—living on Moon Base Alpha, twelve-year-old Dashiell Gibson is famous the world over for being one of the first humans to live on the moon. And he's bored out of his mind. Kids aren't allowed on the lunar surface, meaning they're trapped inside the tiny moon base with next to nothing to occupy their time—and the only other kid Dash'

Jan 29, 2015
Shovel Ready A Spademan Novel by Sternbergh, Adam.

Shovel Ready A Spademan Novel

-- — From the Hardcover edition.

Jan 29, 2015
Shards a young vice cop investigates her darkest case of meth addiction--her own by Moore, Allison, 1981- author.

Shards a young vice cop investigates her darkest case of meth addiction--her own

Jan 23, 2015
Seekers- Return to the Wild #5- The Burning Horizon by Hunter, Erin.

Seekers- Return to the Wild #5- The Burning Horizon

Erin Hunter's New York Times bestselling Seekers series continues in the fifth book in the Return to the Wild story arc. With its thrilling blend of action and suspense, this epic animal fantasy is perfect for fans of the #1 nationally bestselling Warriors series.Toklo, Kallik, Lusa, and Yakone are determined to reach Great Bear Lake in time for the Longest Day Gathering. Even Toklo, who has already claimed a new territory in the mountains, has promised to stay with them until Lusa has found a h

Jan 29, 2015
Searching for Super by Jensen, Marion.

Searching for Super

Rafter and Benny Bailey are back in this laugh-out-loud follow-up to Almost SuperSearching for Super is a family adventure of heroic proportions.

Jan 29, 2015
Scripture and the authority of God how to read the Bible today by Wright, N. T. (Nicholas Thomas)

Scripture and the authority of God how to read the Bible today

Jan 23, 2015
Schaum's outline of basic electricity by Gussow, Milton.

Schaum's outline of basic electricity

'Basic Electricity' delivers a grounding in electricity to technicians in a wide range of fields, including computer repair, telephone installation and repair, and auto mechanics. It includes new chapters along with new sample problems.

Jan 23, 2015
Saving Grace by Green, Jane.

Saving Grace

Grace and Ted Chapman are widely regarded as the perfect literary power couple. Ted is a successful novelist and Grace, his wife of twenty years, is beautiful, stylish, carefree, and a wonderful homemaker. But what no one sees, what is churning under the surface, is Ted's rages. His mood swings. And the precarious house of cards that their lifestyle is built upon. When Ted's longtime assistant and mainstay leaves, the house of cards begins to crumble and Grace, with dark secrets in her past, is

Jan 29, 2015
Saint Odd An Odd Thomas Novel by Koontz, Dean.

Saint Odd An Odd Thomas Novel

-- Acclaim for Dean Koontz and his Odd Thomas novels   "Odd's strange gifts, coupled with his intelligence and self-effacing humor, make him one of the most quietly authoritative characters in recent popular fiction." -- -- --   "The nice young fry cook with the occult powers is (Koontz's) most likable creation . . . candid, upright, amusing and sometimes withering." -- —The Washington Post   "Heartfelt and provocative . . . a wonderfully rich and entertaining story."—Chicago Sun-Times From

Jan 29, 2015