Description : Take a fresh look at the Bible while you experience a new translation. The Common English Bible is relevant, readable, and reliable. The result is a new version that the typical reader or worshipper is able to understand. 115 leading biblical scholars from 22 faith traditions and 77 reading specialists in 13 denominations worked on this translation. Contains Apocrypha books.
Description : Take a fresh look at the Bible while you experience a new translation. The Common English Bible is relevant, readable, and reliable. The result is a new version that the typical reader or worshipper is able to understand. 115 leading biblical scholars from 22 faith traditions and 77 reading specialists in 13 denominations worked on this translation.
Description : If you want to get into Space, how do you go about it? Space is only 62 miles away so why is it so hard to get there? This book answers this question from a spaceship designer’s point of view, I want you to launch your very own spacecraft with you in it, so as a Rocket Engineer myself, I tell you exactly how to do it: design, build, and launch your spacecraft! This book is for young rocketeers but also for young-at-heart rocketeers. Part 1 of the book is for ages 12 and upwards, whereas Part 2 waits on the bookshelf for them to get a bit older and be halfway through High school. This book is also for adults if you can remember your high-school science! I’ll remind you.
Description : The ultimate how-to of management. Based on years of management practice and actually watching what good managers do, it cuts through the noise of management theory, to show you how to develop the skills, behaviour and emotions to thrive as a manager. In How to Manage you’ll learn how to: Evaluate your own management potential Assess team members and help them discover how they can improve Identify and build the core skills you need to succeed Recognise the rules of survival and success in your organisation
Description : This beginner's guide provides readers with the information they need to make informed decisions about frequently asked questions surrounding the existence of God - such as who is God and what do we mean when we say God? Key themes and ideas are presented clearly in jargon-free language.
Description : This “twisted” psychological thriller is “an intimate study of damaged people, the pain they’re in, and the havoc they wreak” (Kendare Blake, author of Anna Dressed in Blood). Murder. Fire. Revenge. That’s all seventeen-year-old Alice Monroe thinks about. Committed to a mental ward at Savage Isle, Alice is haunted by memories of the fire that killed her boyfriend, Jason. A blaze her twin sister, Cellie, set. But when Chase, a mysterious, charismatic patient, agrees to help her seek vengeance, Alice begins to rethink everything. Writing out the story of her troubled past in a journal, she must confront hidden truths—and find out whether the one person she trusts is telling her only half the story. “One part mystery and two parts psychological thriller” (School Library Journal), We’ll Never Be Apart is “a killer debut” (Adele Griffin, National Book Award finalist). “Realistic characters make good use of a gothic setting that will attract anyone with a taste for the edge.” —Kirkus Reviews
Description : Alle, die sich schon ganz gut auf Englisch ausdrücken können, mit dem Ergebnis aber noch nicht so recht zufrieden sind, weil das berühmte "i-Tüpfelchen" fehlt, sind mit der neuen Reihe 2000 Redewendungen bestens bedient. Von der deutschen Redewendung ausgehend, kann man schnell die englische Übersetzung nachschlagen. Der richtige Gebrauch ist durch ein anschauliches Beispiel verdeutlicht. Mit 2.000 Einträgen findet man für jede Situation eine passende Redensart. Besondere Merkmale: - Beispielsätze verdeutlichen den Gebrauch der Redewendung. - Lustige Cartoons lockern auf und illustrieren das "Bild", das in der Fremdsprache gebraucht wird. Dadurch wird der Lerneffekt erhöht. - Übersichtliches Layout zum schnellen Nachschlagen. - Zusätzliche Hilfe bietet die Markierung der verschiedenen Register, z. B. umgangssprachlich, vulgär, veraltet, biblischen Ursprungs sowie der Hinweis auf falsche Freunde.