What is hot and what is cold? The sun is hot, an ice lolly is cold. This book looks at how we use hot and cold things every day, how we keep warm and how we keep cool. Lively text, colourful pictures and fun puzzles help children to learn all about temperature using simple everyday examples.
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Medical August 2011 Jake Holt – Chicago Care Hospital’s Hottest Doc! It’s Hannah Stewart’s first day as a surgical intern at Chicago’s busiest hospital and she couldn’t be more excited – those long, hard years of study are about to pay off. Then she meets Dr Jake Holt – her new boss…and her reckless, completely out-of-character one-night stand! Jake is suspicious. Did Hannah know who he was when she slept with him? Past experience has led to his strict ‘no relationships at work’ rule. But his new intern is proving to be a distraction impossible to ignore…! Do you ? TV MEDICAL DRAMA? Then you’ll ? THIS DELICIOUS DOC
MARRIAGE MISCHIEF IN THE WILD WEST Independent Josephine Malloy is determined to stake her own claim during the latest Oklahoma land run. But to fend off the countless suitors seeking a wife and a homestead she needs a fake fiancé for cover. Enter horse trader Solomon Tremain... As an undercover Deputy US Marshal investigating land fraud, Sol should probably keep his distance from this firebrand. But when Josie gets in trouble with the law it’s Sol to the rescue – though he’ll need to make their marriage for real. If only she’ll stay out of hot water long enough to say ‘I do’!
Paranormal December 2011 Dayn: The Dark WolfReda couldn’t explain how she’d been catapulted into another realm – face-to-fang with a legendary werewolf. A wolf who transformed into a dark, gorgeous man…Dayn despised the Sorcerer who’d turned him wolfyn and damned him to a lonely fate. As a beast, he mated with many women to gain strength, strength that would help to rescue his royal parents. Even though in his heart the only touch he craved was Reda’s.Now, saving his kingdom means embracing his inner wild wolf, but to find true love and happiness with Reda he’ll have to use all his power to fight his true animal nature.
A brightly illustrated introduction to science which supports teaching in primary schools. Designed for use at home and in school and perfect for parents who want to find our more about what their children are being taught. Includes a section on 'what is science?' as well information about living things materials forces light sound and electriciy space and scientific investigations.
This is an indispensable guide to beads and beading techniques presenting essential beading know-how together with a wide range of inspirational projects tips and ideas. Beads are the oldest and most widespread art form having been used in virtually every culture since ancient times. Over the years new materials and methods of making beads have been introduced and now bead workers have a vast array of stunning beads to work with. Beading has also developed over the years and even though many traditional techniques are still popular the craft is constantly evolving. With so many techniques and such a vast array of beads and materials available for the contemporary bead worker there is definitely a need for a comprehensive guide. The Beader's Bible is just that - an encyclopaedia of beads and beading techniques that aims to educate and inspire anyone who loves working with beads. The Beader's...
She might not be suitable for the throne… Matchmaker extraordinaire Jessica Carter arranges marriages that work. And that is exactly what Prince Drakos is looking for. The last thing he needs is someone as unsuitable as her…but none of the beautiful socialites paraded before him excite Stavros as Jessica does. But she can share his bed! Usually unchallenged, Stavros welcomes Jessica’s defiance – his fingers itch to lower her prickly façade and discover what lies beneath. Will Jessica agree to his final request? One month to exorcise their smouldering passion, before he marries someone fit to be his Queen… ‘Maisey Yates is always fascinating to the last paragraph. Definitely recommended!’ – Polly, Events Coordinator, Derby
Unfinished at the time of his death F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Last Tycoon" is a story of doomed love set against the extravagance of America's booming film industry. This "Penguin Modern Classics" edition is edited with an introduction by Edmund Wilson. The studio lot looks like 'thirty acres of fairyland' the night that a mysterious woman stands and smiles at Monroe Stahr the last of the great Hollywood princes. Enchanted by one another they begin a passionate but hopeless love affair starting with a fast-moving seduction as slick as a scene from one of Stahr's pictures. The romance unfolds frame by frame watched by Cecilia a thoroughly modern girl who has taken her lessons in sentiment and cynicism from all the movies she has seen. Her buoyant humour and satirical eye perfectly complement Fitzgerald's panorama of Hollywood at its most lavish and bewitching. F. Scott Fitzgerald (1896-1940)...
This title features two beautiful compassionate animal stories from the snowy north The Rainbow Bear and Little Albatross" by internationally bestselling "War Horse" author Michael Morpurgo. Collected together for the first time and featuring Michael Foreman's original stunning illustrations this is a gem of a book to be enjoyed over and over again."
NEW FOR 2011 Everything you need to know do and say to get the grade you want! Now in full colour updated for the new GCSE and available in a new student-friendly size York Notes for GCSE is now easier to use easier to read so it's easier than ever to get top marks. Written by examiners and teachers to give you an expert understanding of the text you're studying York Notes has the most in-depth coverage and analysis of everything from themes and contexts to characters plots and language. You'll get the low-down on everything you'll need to demonstrate how well you understand the text and write the best essays. There are sample answers essay plans and specialist guidance on understanding the questions you'll be asked in an exam together with an array of handy quotes checklists study tips grade boosters and revision activities to help you learn revise efficiently and remember everything...
The quick easy way to leap into the fascinating world of physical computing This is no ordinary circuit board. Arduino allows anyone whether you're an artist designer programmer or hobbyist to learn about and play with electronics. Through this book you learn how to build a variety of circuits that can sense or control things in the real world. Maybe you'll prototype your own product or create a piece of interactive artwork? This book equips you with everything you'll need to build your own Arduino project but what you make is up to you! If you're ready to bring your ideas into the real world or are curious about the possibilities this book is for you. Learn by doing start building circuits and programming your Arduino with a few easy to follow examples - right away! Easy does it work through Arduino sketches line by line in plain English to learn of how a they work and how to write your own...
FORBIDDEN! Look - but don't touch! Carolyn was delighted when her mother married Julian. She waved off the happy couple on their honeymoon and prepared to oversee the renovation of their new home... only to discover that the architect her stepfather had commissioned was Vaughan Slater, the man who'd turned her life upside down ten years ago. It seemed that Vaughan wasn't deterred by Carolyn's hostility. To him, those past events were hardly his fault; now he wanted Carolyn in a way he'd never wanted a woman before. Did he mean that this time he would seduce her, make her fall in love with him - and stay?
Based on a Gallup study of over two million people who have excelled in their careers NOW DISCOVER YOUR STRENGTHS uses a revolutionary programme to help readers discover their distinct talents and strengths. The product of a twenty-five year multi-million pound effort to identify the most prevalent human talents the StrengthsFinder programme introduces thirty-four talents or 'themes' and reveals how they can best be translated into personal and career success. Each copy of the book contains a unique password that gives the reader access to the StrengthsFinder Profile a Web-based interview that analyses people's instinctive reactions and immediately presents them with their five most dominant strengths. Once readers know which of the thirty-four talent themes dominates their personality they can make practical applications at three levels: as an individual as a manager and within an organisation....
The Eaters of the Dead is a brilliant stirring tale of historical adventure which deserves a place on readers bookshelves alongside Michael Crichton's bestselling techno-thrillers. It is AD922 and Ibn Fadlan is sent north from Baghdad as a peaceful ambassador. But before he reaches his destination he falls in with some Vikings and when they are attacked by mystical bloodthirsty creatures in the midst of a terrible fog he reluctantly agrees to become the prophesied 13th warrior in order for them to survive. Later turned into a major Hollywood film Eaters of the Dead is an imaginative and breathlessly exciting retelling of the Beowulf myth that rescues the story from dry academic analysis and resurrects it as an action-packed story of adventure.
History is much more exciting when it’s horrible! From the smashing Saxons to the vile Victorians, this pack gets everybody hooked on history!
The purpose of this book is to provide a framework of knowledge to help readers recognize drug categories and generic and trade name drugs understand therapeutic drug actions and the rationale for using drugs to treat disease understand why side effects allergic effects and other effects of drugs occur discern between sound-alike drugs and explore clinical applications and current healthcare issues relating to pharmacology. By providing this foundation of knowledge Understanding Pharmacology for Health Professionals will help health professionals deal with drugs currently on the market and also with the myriad of new drugs that are approved each year.