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Around the World in 80 Cliches

By Laura Lee
  • ISBN Code: : 1577151526
  • Publisher : Wellfleet Press
  • Pages : 256
  • Category : Language Arts & Disciplines
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Travel the world with these incredibly fun cliches! Whether cliches get under your skin or make you laugh, Around the World in 80 Cliches goes the extra mile to provide an essential resource for students, teachers, writers, and anyone with a keen interest in language. Each phrase and expression comes with an explanation and place of origin. Cheeky and informative, each cliche is presented in such a way that is sure to keep you laughing through all of your adventures!

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  • Publisher : Outskirts Press
  • Book Code : 1478728795
  • Total of Pages : 137
  • Category : Family & Relationships
  • Members : 469
  • Pdf File: discovering-a-more-intimate-response.pdf

Book Short Summary:

Do you find yourself looking back with nostalgia on the days when you and your spouse first met? Do you miss that sense of discovery and excitement? Do you feel as if the two of you are stuck in the same old routines? In Discovering a More Intimate Response, marriage counselor Phil Cole brings his years of experience to teaching you how to make your marriage flower again…with even more spectacular colors than when you first fell in love. Many of your daily reactions and responses to your partner are like a frost on the garden of your marriage, bringing your relationship to where it is today. But you can learn the skills that will bring nourishing warmth to both of you, while sending your roots even deeper into the soil of your partnership together. Practical, down-to-earth, and fun, Discovering a More Intimate Response is exactly the tool you need to cultivate the blossoms of joyful, lasting love.

Divided Loyalties

By Brooke Jeffrey
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : University of Toronto Press
  • Book Code : 1442660198
  • Total of Pages : 672
  • Category : Political Science
  • Members : 530
  • Pdf File: divided-loyalties.pdf

Book Short Summary:

The Liberal Party has governed Canada for much of the country's history. Yet over the past two decades, the 'natural governing party' has seen a decrease in traditional support, finding itself in opposition for nearly half of that time. In Divided Loyalties, Brooke Jeffrey draws on her own experience as a party insider and on interviews with more than sixty senior Liberals to follow the trajectory of the party from 1984 to the leadership of Stéphane Dion in 2008. Riven by internal strife, leadership disputes, and financial woes, the Liberal Party today faces unprecedented challenges that threaten its very future. Conventional wisdom attributes the origins of the disarray to personal conflict between Jean Chrétien and Paul Martin. However, Jeffrey argues that this divisiveness is actually the continuation of a dispute over Canadian federalism and national unity which began decades earlier between John Turner and Pierre Trudeau. This dispute, as evidenced by recent leadership crises, remains unresolved to this day. An insightful examination of the federal Liberal Party, Divided Loyalties sheds much-needed light on an increasingly fissured party.

The 100 Best Movies You've Never Seen

By Richard Crouse
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : ECW Press
  • Book Code : 1554905400
  • Total of Pages : 275
  • Category : Performing Arts
  • Members : 122
  • Pdf File: the-100-best-movies-you-ve-never-seen.pdf

Book Short Summary:

Offbeat movie buffs, discerning video renters, and critical viewers will benefit from this roll call of the best overlooked films of the last 70 years. Richard Crouse, film critic and host of televisions award-winning Reel to Real, details his favorite films, from the sublime Monsoon Wedding to the ridiculous Eegah! The Name Written in Blood. Each movie is featured with a detailed description of plot, notable trivia tidbits, critical reviews, and interviews with actors and filmmakers. Featured interviews include Bill Wyman on a little-known Rolling Stones documentary, schlockmeister Lloyd Kaufman on the history of the Toxic Avenger, reclusive writer and director Hampton Fancher on his film The Minus Man, and B-movie hero Bruce Campbell on playing Elvis Presley in Bubba Ho-Tep. Sidebars feature quirky details, including legal disclaimers and memorable quotes.

A Rocky Life

By Pierre Lafontaine
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Balboa Press
  • Book Code : 1982252421
  • Total of Pages : 188
  • Category : Self-Help
  • Members : 344
  • Pdf File: a-rocky-life.pdf

Book Short Summary:

Becoming a man is challenging enough as it is, and adding sexual abuse to the mix can further complicate a boy’s transition into manhood. Being told to be strong, when all you want to do is cry, A Rocky Life is a journey that is familiar to everyone experiencing life, in their own way! The book describes the childhood trauma I experienced at the hands of my Father, who was a Police Officer at the time. The book also talks about how I changed my life around. In fact, the book provides you with several of the “Ah Ha!” moments I experienced during my continued healing.

Electronic Trading And Blockchain: Yesterday, Today And Tomorrow

By Sandor Richard L
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : World Scientific
  • Book Code : 9813233796
  • Total of Pages : 228
  • Category : Business & Economics
  • Members : 595
  • Pdf File: electronic-trading-and-blockchain.pdf

Book Short Summary:

Read and download full book Electronic Trading And Blockchain: Yesterday, Today And Tomorrow

Lemon-Aid New Cars and Trucks 2013

By Phil Edmonston
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Dundurn
  • Book Code : 1459705734
  • Total of Pages : 519
  • Category : Transportation
  • Members : 538
  • Pdf File: lemon-aid-new-cars-and-trucks-2013.pdf

Book Short Summary:

Offers advice for prospective buyers of cars and trucks, reveals information on secret warranties and confidential service bulletins, and tells how to complain and get results.

Lemon-Aid New Cars and Trucks 2010

By Phil Edmonston
  • File : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Dundurn
  • Book Code : 155488442X
  • Total of Pages : 460
  • Category : Transportation
  • Members : 405
  • Pdf File: lemon-aid-new-cars-and-trucks-2010.pdf

Book Short Summary:

This compendium of everything thats new in cars and trucks is packed with feedback from Canadian drivers, insider tips, internal service bulletins, and confidential memos to help the consumer select whats safe, reliable, and fuel-frugal.