Coal River

Author Ellen Marie Wiseman ISBN-10 1617734470 ISBN-13 9781617734472 Year 2015-11-24 Pages 304 Language English Publisher Kensington Download Link Click Here In this vibrant new historical novel the acclaimed author of The Plum Tree and What She Left Behind explores one young woman s determination to put an end to child labor in a Pennsylvania mining town As a child Emma Malloy left isolated Coal River Pennsylvania vowing never to return Now orphaned and penniless at nineteen she accepts a train ticket from her aunt and uncle and travels back to the rough hewn community Treated like a servant by her relatives Emma works for free in the company store There miners and their impoverished families must pay inflated prices for food clothing and tools while those who owe money are turned away to starve Most heartrending of all are the breaker boys Emma sees around the village young children who toil all day sorting coal amid treacherous machinery Their soot stained faces remind Emma of the little brother she lost long ago and she begins leaving stolen food on families doorsteps and marking the miners bills as paid Though Emma s actions draw ire from the mine owner and police…

CSS: The Missing Manual

Author David Sawyer McFarland ISBN-10 1491918055 ISBN-13 9781491918050 Year 2015-08-30 Pages 718 Language English Publisher O’Reilly Media Download Link Click Here CSS lets you create professional looking websites but learning its finer points can be trickyeven for seasoned web developers This fully updated edition provides the most modern and effective tips tricks and tutorial based instruction on CSS available today Learn how to use new tools such as Flexbox and Sass to build web pages that look great and run fast on any desktop or mobile device Ideal for casual and experienced designers alike The important stuff you need to know Start with the basics Write CSS friendly HTML including the HTML5 tags recognized by todays browsers Design for mobile devices Create web pages that look great when visitors use them on the go Make your pages work for you Add animations that capture the imagination and forms that get the job done Take control of page layouts Use professional design techniques such as floats and positioning Make your layouts more flexible Design websites with Flexbox that adjust to different devices and screen sizes Work more efficiently Write less CSS code and work with smaller files using Syntactically Awesome Stylesheets…

Deserves To Die (An Alvarez & Pescoli Novel)

Author Lisa Jackson ISBN-10 1420118528 ISBN-13 9781420118520 Year 2014-07-29 Pages 432 Language English Publisher Zebra Download Link Click Here JudgedAs he watches her body drifts below the water s surface forever altered Before he disposes of each victim he takes a trophy It s a sign of his power and a warning to the one destined to suffer most of all CondemnedIn Grizzly Falls Montana Detectives Selena Alvarez and Regan Pescoli are struggling with a new commander and a department in the midst of upheaval It s the worst possible time for a homicide A body has been found missing a finger Alvarez hopes this means a murderer with a personal grudge not a madman But then a second body turns up ExecutedAs the clues begin pointing toward a suspect Pescoli s unease grows Even with Alvarez barely holding it together and her own personal life in chaos she senses there s more to this case than others believe A killer has made his way to Grizzly Falls ready to fulfill a vengeance years in the making And Pescoli must find the target of his wrath or die trying

Brainwashed: Challenging the Myth of Black Inferiority

Author Tom Burrell ISBN-10 1401925928 ISBN-13 9781401925925 Year 2010-02-01 Pages 320 Language English Publisher SmileyBooks Download Link Click Here Black people are not dark skinned white people says advertising visionary Tom Burrell In fact they are much more They are survivors of the Middle Passage and centuries of humiliation and deprivation who have excelled against the odds constantly making a way out of No way At this pivotal point in history the idea of black inferiority should have had a Going Out of Business Sale After all Barack Obama has reached Americas Promised Land Yet as Brainwashed Challenging the Myth of Black Inferiority testifies too many in black America are still wandering in the wilderness In this powerful examination of the greatest propaganda campaign of all timethe masterful marketing of black inferiority aka the BI ComplexBurrell poses ten disturbing questions that will make black people look in the mirror and ask why nearly 150 years after the Emancipation Proclamation so many blacks still think and act like slaves Burrells acute awareness of the power of words and images to shift shape and change the collective consciousness has led him to connect the contemporary and historical dots that have brought us…

Boys’ Guide to Drawing (Drawing Cool Stuff)

Author Aaron Sautter ISBN-10 1429629177 ISBN-13 9781429629171 Year 2008-09-12 Pages 144 Language English Publisher Capstone Press Download Link Click Here Learn how to create awesome drawings of everything from crazy monsters to monster trucks Step by step instructions provide all the skills you need to create crazy robots warriors and whatever you can imagine

The Fat Chance Cookbook: More Than 100 Recipes Ready in Under 30 Minutes to Help You Lose the Sugar and the Weight

Author Robert H. Lustig ISBN-10 0142181641 ISBN-13 9780142181645 Year 2014-12-30 Pages 352 Language English Publisher Avery Download Link Click Here The long awaited cookbook companion to the instantNew York Timesbestseller Fat Chanceshows you how to beat the oddsdeliciouslyDr Robert Lustigs message thata calorie is not a calorierevolutionized our understanding of weight loss and nutrition But in order to avoid the hidden sugars that threaten our health and waistlines Dr Lustig warns that we must transform the way we shop cook and eat Teaming up with Cindy Gershena chef whos lost more than one hundred pounds on his planDr Lustig shows readers how to Stock a pantry Prepare more than 100 fast and delicious recipes Feed a familykids includedhealthy foods theyll love Make entertaining easy and nutritious More timely than ever now that newest edition of The Dietary Guidelines for Americans has for the first time placed hard limits on the amount of sugar we should consume The Fat Chance Cookbookshows you how to lose weight find your way back to health and still enjoy delectable memorable meals

How to Draw Portraits in Charcoal

Author Nathan Fowkes ISBN-10 1624650317 ISBN-13 9781624650314 Year 2016-11-30 Pages 180 Language English Publisher Design Studio Press Download Link Click Here Whether youre an aspiring artist or new to the medium seasoned instructor and accomplished artist Nathan Fowkes makes drawing portraits in charcoal not only accessible but also a real pleasure From stocking the best supplies to using them effectively and composing a portrait while avoiding common mistakes How to Draw Portraits in Charcoal by Nathan Fowkes will place you firmly on the path to producing the charcoal portraits you ve dreamed of creating His easy to follow tips in depth tutorials and valuable exercises make this guide your first step toward building an understanding and appreciation for every face you draw This handy book will equip you with the skills to capture them in beautiful charcoal fashion

Data Science For Dummies

Author Lillian Pierson ISBN-10 1118841557 ISBN-13 9781118841556 Year 2015-03-09 Pages 408 Language English Publisher For Dummies Download Link Click Here Discover how data science can help you gain in depth insight into your business the easy way Jobs in data science abound but few people have the data science skills needed to fill these increasingly important roles Data Science For Dummies is the perfect starting point for IT professionals and students who want a quick primer covering all areas of the expansive data science space With a focus on business cases the book explores topics in big data data science and data engineering and how these three areas are combined to produce tremendous value If you want to pick up the skills you need to begin a new career or initiate a new project reading this book will help you understand what technologies programming languages and mathematical methods on which to focus While this book serves as a wildly fantastic guide through the broad aspects of the topic including the sometimes intimidating field of big data and data science it is not an instructional manual for hands on implementation Heres what to expect in Data Science for Dummies Provides a…

Picture Perfect Lighting: An Innovative Lighting System for Photographing People

Author Roberto Valenzuela ISBN-10 1937538753 ISBN-13 9781937538750 Year 2016-03-15 Pages 360 Language English Publisher Rocky Nook Download Link Click Here Roberto Valenzuela is a photographer and educator who has a talent for identifying areas where photographers regularly hit roadblocks and a passion for developing clear and concise systems that allow photographers to break through those barriers and become better more confident practitioners of their craft His two previous books Picture Perfect Practice and Picture Perfect Posing shattered the mold of instructional photography books as they empowered readers to advance their composition and posing skills Picture Perfect Lighting the third book in the Picture Perfect series brings that same spirit and approach to teaching lighting With it Roberto empowers photographers to embrace lighting as a source of creativity and expression in service of their vision for the image In Picture Perfect Lighting Roberto has created a truly original system for understanding and controlling light in photography After discussing the universal nature of light Roberto introduces the five key behaviors of light which are essential to understand in order to improve your knowledge of light With those behaviors established Roberto introduces his concept of circumstantial light an ingenious way of examining and…