Many Christmas stories have been written through the years, but none has become as much a part of the holiday landscape as A Christmas Carol— or produced a character to match the extraordinary Ebenezer Scrooge....Anna South / 2004 год.
The collections of the British Museum provide an exceptional resource for exploring both African antiquity and its contemporary arts and cultures. This book looks at the continent as a whole. It describes through a series...2000 год.
Someone is dead because of Jamie. Yesterday they were alive. When we woke up yesterday and argued about how many pairs of shoes I could take, that person was alive, making coffee maybe. Scratching her arm or yawning in the...Karen Campbell / Издательство «Hodder & Stoughton» / 2010 год.
Cory Friedman woke up one morning when he was five years old with the uncontrollable urge to twitch his neck. From that day forward his life became a hell of irrepressible tics and involuntary utterances, and Cory embarked on an excruciating...
A Good Talk is an analysis of and guide to that most exclusively human of all activities — conversation. Drawing on over forty years of experience in American letters, Menaker pinpoints the factors that...Daniel Menaker / 2010 год.
One hot summer’s day Alice tumbles down, down, down a rabbit hole — and finds herself in Wonderland, where everything is topsy-turvy, upside down, and wrong-way round. Here begins a series of fantastical adventures...Anna South / Издательство «CRW Publishing Ltd» / 2004 год.