Traces the life of one of the most legendary basketball players in the history of the sport, drawing upon interviews with Jordan's friends, family, and teammates, and following his career from college to the NBA.
When the Cullens, including her beloved Edward, leave Forks rather than risk revealing that they are vampires, it is almost too much for eighteen-year-old Bella to bear, but she finds solace in her friend Jacob until he is drawn into a "cult" and changes in terrible ways.
Greg Heffley and his family are getting out of town.
With the cold weather setting in and the stress of the Christmas holiday approaching, the Heffleys decide to escape to a tropical island resort for some much-needed rest and relaxation. A few days in paradise should do wonders for Greg and his frazzled family.
But the Heffleys soon discover that paradise isn't everything it's cracked up to be. Sun-poisoning, stomach troubles and venomous creatures all threaten to ruin the family's vacation.
Can their trip be saved, or will this island getaway end in disaster?
Discusses the achievements of the founder of analytical psychology, his professional relationship with Sigmund Freud, the widespread support for his ideas, and accusations that he was anti-Semitic and guilty of falsifying data.
Presents the full text of the speech delivered by David Foster Wallace in 2005 to the graduating class of Kenyon College in which he makes observations on contemporary American life and the fundamentals of human nature.
Presents a single-volume history of the world's largest conflict, from Manchuria in 1939 to the Soviet invasion of northern China six years later, describing the human drama of soldiers, civilians, and political leaders.
Being the new kid at school is never easy, and when you have to follow in the footsteps of a great classroom prankster like Paulie Fink, you've got to learn how to become a legend. Told via multiple voices and interviews, The Next Great Paulie Fink is a lighthearted yet surprisingly touching exploration of how we build up and tear down all of the many myths of ourselves and of others.