Description : Welcome to Wonder Lake where four girls are learning that growing up isn't always wonderful-sometimes it's even better. I can't believe we won our Regional Orchestra Competition and now we get to go to the semi-finals in Chicago! But I'm really nervous. . . . If I mess up, I know everyone will hear. Someone offered to help me . . . but Ryan and Felicia don't like him. What's more important . . . winning or keeping my friends? Traci, Ryan, and Felicia, are in Chicago for an orchestra competion--and some fun. On top of that, Traci's met a really cute guy. Only problem? Felicia and Ryan can't stand him. What should she do? Hang with her friends? Or this new guy?
Description : These poems by the Sufi master evoke the experience of spiritual love--provoked by an encounter with a young Persian woman who becomes for the poet an emblem of the divine. Illustrations.
Description : This wasn't in the sheet music. 17-year-old Pippa Wyndham is a top cellist, never settling for second chair. But she faces stiff competition from cocky Declan Brogan, a transfer student who matches her in ambition and talent. Forced together for a duet, the battle gets heated. But as the recital approaches and their rivalry evolves, Pippa finds herself at risk of losing her best friend, her future, and the boy she's falling for. An orchestral YA romance in the key of Jennifer L. Armentrout and Always and Forever, Lara Jean. boosts#toggleFormOnEscOrEnter" data-boosts-adding-class="boosts--adding" data-boosts-deleting-class="boost--deleting">
Description : A history of animals throughout the ages. The author explains how animals have played a vital role in humankind's evolutionary course, aiming to enhance the reader's perception of history, the human species, and the sentient creatures with whom we share the planet.
Description : The thrill of first loves, the hope of second chances… With these two classic stories #1 New York Times and USA TODAY bestselling author Nora Roberts evokes love's most beautiful melodies. Unfinished Business Vanessa Sexton used to know what she wanted…glamour, fame and applause. At sixteen, answers were simple and dreams were cheap. But at twenty-eight nothing is easy. Not even going home. She misses her mother, but she can't even say the word mom. She wants peace and space to figure out the future, but rational thought is impossible when she's around Brady Tucker, her first love—her only love. Everyone wants a piece of her, but how can Vanessa give herself away when she's not even sure who she is anymore? Local Hero Hester Wallace is proud of her independence. She only needs one man in her life—her nine-year-old son, Radley. But when Rad starts idolizing their neighbor Mitch Dempsey, Hester begins to wonder if she's been cheating her son out of a male role model he desperately needs. Hester would do anything for Rad, but inviting Mitch into their lives is dangerous. Because she might start to rely on Mitch—on his comfort, on his humor, on his passion. Or worse, she might fall in love with him.
Description : This well-presented anthology of Chinese wisdom and spiritual philosophies is a carefully selected introduction to the great traditions of Confucianism, Taoism, Zen, Chinese Buddhism and Chinese poetry. The prose and poetry are of the highest literary quality and represent the whole spectrum of Chinese thought from the urbane, practical, social and political to the sublimely abstract, mystical and enigmatic.
Description : Have you ever contemplated the actual scientific explanation of the mysteries the creation or the many unexplained events that sound impossible that you read about in the Bible? This author will take you to the far ends of the universe, from the star and planets to the grand canyon and beyond. It is mind boggling just how deep he gets into the scientific explanation of the mysteries prophesies of yesterday. today, and what is to come. This has helped me to better understand Gods word by using this mans hours of study and research and soul searching contemplation as he explored Gods truths; which are so often difficult to grasp. He fought with words and was a Christian warier to the end.