Description : The Dreamcatcher series of English Readers knits selections from across the world, from every genre, every period into an unusual pattern. Each thread of this pattern tells a story which is unique, muchloved, and thoughtprovoking. Dreamcatcher encourages readers to understand and appreciate literature, and inspires further reading.The books for grades 1 to 8 adhere to the suggested language skill areas and themes defined by the new curriculum published by the CISCE.
Description : [Siren Everlasting Classic ManLove: Erotic Alternative Paranormal Romance, M/M, older hero, werewolves, bondage, spanking] Danny's parents have raised him to despise the beast inside him, and he has done his best to repress his inner wolf...until he meets Lars, a half-planeswalker, half-werewolf to whom he is drawn by a powerful supernatural bond. When Danny mates with Lars, he believes the lifelong nightmares that have plagued him are finally over and that he is finally able to control his beast. Instead, his inner demons threaten his mate's life when their supernatural bond grants Lars access to Danny's terrifying dreams. Terrified that his freakish nightmares will destroy Lars, Danny tries to flee from his mate, but there is no escaping the bond that joins their subconscious. Can Danny and Lars defeat Danny's fears before they destroy the only love he has ever known? Note: Each book in this series features a different romantic couple. Even though the Dreamcatcher collection by Ellen Ginsberg shares an external story arc with the Songmates collection by Rayna Bradbury, each series can stand alone. ** A Siren Erotic Romance
Description : 100 simple practices and activities to incorporate into any bedtime routine to help you fall asleep easier and wake up refreshed and renewed. Do you have trouble getting—and staying—asleep? Sleep rituals can set the mood for restful slumber and help you drift off in peace—let these recommended bedtime routines be your key to a good night’s sleep! This accessible guide offers 100 easy rituals—including sleep-friendly recipes, relaxing yoga poses, calming breathing exercises, soothing meditations, and comforting writing exercises—suited for every type of person. You can even mix and match them for a completely customized bedtime experience and find the perfect solution to banish any sleepless night. Rituals include: -Sleep-friendly recipes, like nutmeg-spiced warm milk -Soothing practices like dry brushing -Restorative yoga poses, such as Child’s Pose -Breathing exercises, like alternate nostril breathing Let Sleep Rituals help you get the good night’s sleep you’ve been dreaming of!
Description : From master storyteller Stephen King comes his classic #1 New York Times bestseller about four friends who encounter evil in the Maine woods. Twenty-five years ago, in their haunted hometown of Derry, Maine, four boys bravely stood together and saved a mentally challenged child from vicious local bullies. It was something that fundamentally changed them, in ways they could never begin to understand. These lifelong friends—now with separate lives and separate problems—make it a point to reunite every year for a hunting trip deep in the snowy Maine woods. This time, though, chaos erupts when a stranger suddenly stumbles into their camp, freezing, deliriously mumbling about lights in the sky. And all too quickly, the four companions are plunged into a horrifying struggle for survival with an otherworldly threat and the forces that oppose it...where their only chance of survival is locked into their shared past—and the extraordinary element that bonds them all...
Description : The Stephen King Companion is an authoritative look at horror author King's personal life and professional career, from Carrie to The Bazaar of Bad Dreams. King expert George Beahm, who has published extensively about Maine's main author, is your seasoned guide to the imaginative world of Stephen King, covering his varied and prodigious output: juvenalia, short fiction, limited edition books, bestselling novels, and film adaptations. The book is also profusely illustrated with nearly 200 photos, color illustrations by celebrated "Dark Tower" artist Michael Whelan, and black-and-white drawings by Maine artist Glenn Chadbourne. Supplemented with interviews with friends, colleagues, and mentors who knew King well, this book looks at his formative years in Durham, when he began writing fiction as a young teen, his college years in the turbulent sixties, his struggles with early poverty, working full-time as an English teacher while writing part-time, the long road to the publication of his first novel, Carrie, and the dozens of bestselling books and major screen adaptations that followed. For fans old and new, The Stephen King Companion is a comprehensive look at America's best-loved bogeyman.
Description : Dark Horse is proud to present Femina and Fauna: The Art of Camilla d'Errico--now back in print in an improved and updated second edition! Originally published in 2011, the highly sought-after first edition became the initial volume in a series of books showcasing the captivating artwork of superstar artist Camilla d'Errico, whose singular passion and extraordinary creative talents have taken her career into the heights of such diverse realms as comic book and manga art, pop surrealist painting, fashion, toy design, video games, feature films, and more! This revised volume features a new foreword by the creator of the Tokidoki brand, Simone Legno, a new introduction by d'Errico herself, and a selection of additional art unique to this edition. It's a must-have for all fans of pop and fine art alike! • Back in print, in a revised and updated second edition! • A new cover, a new introduction by the artist, and new artwork not seen in the first edition! • Foreword by Simone Legno, creator of the Tokidoki brand! "Through her fiery nature, creative ability, and passion for her craft, Camilla d'Errico has become one of the best of her generation and a true inspiration." --Format Magazine
Description : What happens when Grace enters a world where birds speak, and she receives messages that reveal profound truths about herself?