The McLaren M23 first appeared in 1973 and became McLaren's first World...
The McLaren M23 first appeared in 1973 and became McLaren's first World Championship winner when Emerson Fittipaldi took the title in 1974. As depicted in the new feature film Rush " James Hunt gloriously repeated the feat in 1976 after a mighty season-long battle with Niki Lauda. Here in this new Haynes Manual is unique perspective on what it takes to restore maintain and race a McLaren M23 as well as an insight into the design engineering and development of this landmark Formula 1 car."
They’ve helped you read. Now help them save the world. A BIG time-travel mystery. We bet you’ve grown a bit since you last hung out with Biff, Chip and Kipper. Well – so have they. Your Oxford friends are older now, and their true destiny is about to be revealed. In this first chapter book from the thrilling new Time Chronicles series, the friends find an old box in Chip’s bedroom. A strange man tries to steal it at the school fair. But Mr Mortlock – the mysterious school caretaker – zaps the man away. Together, they all run through a magical doorway that appears on the horizon…
This book introduces the characters Lily and her father, as they see several different animals on a visit to a farm. Magenta level titles (equivalent to the Pink book band) are perfect for introducing fundamental reading concepts and skills to early and emergent readers. PM Photo Stories offer 50 fiction titles for early and emergent readers, packed full of bright and lively photographs. Perfect for repetition and review of high frequency words.
This lovely big board book with an attached sound panel full of animal noises is perfect for sharing with small children. Little children will have great fun pressing the buttons to make the noises of the animals they see in each vibrant scene including cockatoos parakeets hamsters kittens rabbits a snake and puppies. It is illustrated by Lee Wildish.
Medical May 2012 Ruby’s leap of faith…For paramedic Ruby Smith, high-risk rescues feel much less dangerous than falling (again!) for delicious Dr Jack Forbes – her ex turned new boss. Ruby’s finally ready to settle down, but it seems Jack’s just passing through. With unfinished business between them, Ruby must decide if it’s going to be fight or flight!
Hurray! It’s a rhyming sequel to your favourite story about a gruffalo and a mouse. But this time, the tables have turned. It’s a wild winter’s night, and the brave little Gruffalo’s Child has tiptoed out in search of the Big Bad Mouse. But he doesn’t really exist – does he? Prepare to be surprised! Squeak with delight at this adorable story of mice and monsters, packed with cute pictures of a baby gruffalo who will completely melt your heart. “A comic masterpiece.” Independent on Sunday #top100-092016 #top100-ages3to5 #pboffer-1016
The Art of Travel" is Alain de Botton's travel guide with a difference: an exploration of why we travel and what we learn when we do. As seen on Channel 4 Few activities seem to promise is as much happiness as going travelling: taking off for somewhere else somewhere far from home a place with more interesting weather customs and landscapes. But although we are inundated with advice on where to travel to we seldom ask why we go and how we might become more fulfilled by doing so. With the help of a selection of writers artists and thinkers - including Flaubert Edward Hopper Wordsworth and Van Gogh - Alain de Botton's bestselling "The Art of Travel" provides invaluable insights into everything from holiday romance to hotel minibars airports to sightseeing. The perfect antidote to those guides that tell us what to do when we get there "The Art of Travel" tries to explain why we really went in...
The Blue Afternoon" is a classic prize-winning novel by bestseller William Boyd. It is winner of the 1993 Sunday Express Book of the Year Award. Los Angeles 1936. Kay Fischer a young ambitious architect is shadowed by Salvador Carriscant an enigmatic stranger claiming to be her father. Within weeks of their first meeting Kay will join him for an extraordinary journey into the old man's past initially in search of a murderer but finally in celebration of a glorious undying love. "The Blue Afternoon" will be enjoyed by fans of "Any Human Heart" and readers of Ben Macintyre Sebastian Faulks Nick Hornby and Hilary Mantel as well as lovers of the finest fiction around the world. William Boyd has always been described as a great storyteller..."Here he creates a world both elegiac and hopeful and achingly memorable". ("The Times"). "A brilliant achievement ...has a sense of place and storytelling...
Step into the scorching sands of Desperate Deserts! Will you have what it takes to survive?
‘SURELY A LADY AS...DARING AS YOU CANNOT BE FEELING NERVOUS AT THE IDEA OF TRAVELLING ALONE WITH ME, GENEVIEVE...?' Genevieve Forster, widowed Duchess of Woollerton, knows only too well the need for bravado. After a miserable marriage she's wary, but deep down yearns to pursue temptation... With his air of danger and elusiveness it's little wonder that Lord Benedict Lucas is known to his close friends and enemies alike simply as Lucifer. Shocking the strait-laced Ton holds no fear for him. And the pleasure will be all his as he skilfully uncovers Genevieve's outrageous side! Daring Duchesses They'll scandalise the Ton
22 chart hits in easy melody line arrangements for all electronic keyboards. Ideal for beginners each song has chord symbols lyrics suggested registration rhythm and tempo. Easy-to-follow keyboard diagrams are grouped together at the start of each song and show all the left handed chord voicings used.
Prisons and Prisoners In Victorian Britain" provides an illustrated insight into the Victorian prison system and the experiences of those within it - on both sides of the bars. Featuring stories of crime and misdeeds this fascinating book includes chapters on a typical day inside a Victorian prison - food divine service exercise and medical provision; the punishments inflicted on convicts - such as hard labour flogging the treadwheel and shot drill; and an overview of the ultimate penalty paid by prisoners - execution. Richly illustrated with a series of photographs engravings documents and letters this volume is sure to appeal to all those interested in crime and social history in Victorian Britain."
Mother Bird goes out to catch some worms for her babies in the nest. A cat sees Mother Bird. Mother Bird flies away just in time. Red level titles introduce recurring families and animal characters to engage children. Overlapping of high frequency words and sentence structures ease the transition from the previous level. PM Plus Storybooks feature a classic story structure with tension, climax and resolution to engage young readers. The books have been written using carefully selected vocabulary to ensure children experience reading success.
A series that’ll sink its teeth into your heart like an angry pitbull. Blood, murder, desert, revenge.
The Book of the Dead" is a unique collection of funerary texts from a wide variety of sources dating from the fifteenth to the fourth century BC. Consisting of spells prayers and incantations each section contains the words of power to overcome obstacles in the afterlife. The papyruses were often left in sarcophagi for the dead to use as passports on their journey from burial and were full of advice about the ferrymen gods and kings they would meet on the way. Offering valuable insights into ancient Egypt "The Book of the Dead" has also inspired fascination with the occult and the afterlife in recent years."