Michelle Obama in her Own Words: The Views and Values of America’s First Lady

Author Michelle Obama ISBN-10 1586487620 ISBN-13 9781586487621 Year 2009-04-14 Pages 176 Language English Publisher PublicAffairs Download Link Click Here The election of Barack Obama has brought worldwide attention not only to what his policies will be but to what kind of First Lady Michelle Obama will be Throughout the long campaign season Michelle Robinson Obama garnered a good amount of attention kudos and criticism about her words actions even her appearance but few people know what kind of role she will play once she settles into the White House One clue is to examine her words and statements of the past and the proposed book Michelle Obama In Her Own Words will show readers who are eager to learn more about Americas new history making First Lady Michelle Obama In Her Own Words will be a book that contains 200 250 quotations arranged in approximately 75 different categories A short introduction and biography of the new First Lady will precede the quotes Drawing on quotations from a variety of newspaper and magazine articles transcripts speeches and TV interviews and profiles the quotations date from Michelles career as a high powered corporate lawyer in Chicago and her high powered executive jobs…

Rick Owens: Furniture

Author Rick Owens ISBN-10 0847858588 ISBN-13 9780847858583 Year 2017-03-28 Pages 200 Language English Publisher Rizzoli Download Link Click Here The first volume on the interiors and designs of one of the most influential designers today providing unique insight into the creative lives of Rick Owens and his wife Michele Lamy This book is conceived as an intimate look into the creative personal and often secretive lives of Rick Owens and his wife muse and collaborator Michele Lamy Known for his self described grunge meets glamour style Owens showed his first furniture collection in Paris in 2007 It was quickly received as a direct extension of his subversive aesthetic with its bold mix of material texture and functionality proving that his own artistic universe stretches far beyond the reaches of fashion into a lifestyle his acolytes could embrace Rick Owens Interiors captures the place where Owens began designing furniture as a hobby his iconic home and headquarters at the Palais Bourbon a space populated with the furniture that Owens has been designing since 2006 Including antler chairs and petrified bark tables as well as workspaces and bedrooms this volume provides a unique view of the lifestyle and body of interior design…

The Black Prism (Lightbringer)

Author Brent Weeks ISBN-10 0316246271 ISBN-13 9780316246279 Year 2013-07-23 Pages 688 Language English Publisher Orbit Download Link Click Here The first book in the blockbuster fantasy epic from New York Times bestselling author Brent Weeks THE BLACK PRISM begins an action packed tale of magic and adventure Guile is the Prism the most powerful man in the world He is high priest and emperor a man whose power wit and charm are all that preserves a tenuous peace Yet Prisms never last and Guile knows exactly how long he has left to live When Guile discovers he has a son born in a far kingdom after the war that put him in power he must decide how much he s willing to pay to protect a secret that could tear his world apart Dive into this incredible New York Times bestselling fantasy series with THE BLACK PRISM LightbringerThe Black PrismThe Blinding KnifeThe Broken EyeThe Blood MirrorFor more from Brent Weeks check out Night AngelThe Way of ShadowsShadow s EdgeBeyond the ShadowsNight Angel The Complete Trilogy omnibus Perfect Shadow A Night Angel Novella e only The Way of Shadows The Graphic Novel

The Craving Mind: From Cigarettes to Smartphones to Love – Why We Get Hooked and How We Can Break Bad Habits

Author Judson Brewer ISBN-10 0300223242 ISBN-13 9780300223248 Year 2017-03-07 Pages 256 Language English Publisher Yale University Press Download Link Click Here A leading neuroscientist and pioneer in the study of mindfulness explains why addictions are so tenacious and how we can learn to conquer them We are all vulnerable to addiction Whether its a compulsion to constantly check social media binge eating smoking excessive drinking or any other behaviors we may find ourselves uncontrollably repeating Why are bad habits so hard to overcome Is there a key to conquering the cravings we know are unhealthy for us This book provides groundbreaking answers to the most important questions about addiction Dr Judson Brewer a psychiatrist and neuroscientist who has studied the science of addictions for twenty years reveals how we can tap into the very processes that encourage addictive behaviors in order to step out of them He describes the mechanisms of habit and addiction formation then explains how the practice of mindfulness can interrupt these habits Weaving together patient stories his own experience with mindfulness practice and current scientific findings from his own lab and others Dr Brewer offers a path for moving beyond our cravings reducing stress and ultimately…

Letters to a Young Brother: Manifest Your Destiny

Author Hill Harper ISBN-10 1592402496 ISBN-13 9781592402496 Year 2007-04-19 Pages 176 Language English Publisher Avery Download Link Click Here Offering inspirational advice in a down to earth style this unique compilation of letters provides wisdom guidance and heartfelt insight to help the reader chart their own path to success Based on the authors motivational speaking at inner city schools across the country the letters deal with the tough issues that face young people today Bombarded with messages from music and the media Harper set out to dispel the stereotypical image of success that young people receive today and instead emphasizes alternative views of what it truly means to be a successful male such as educational and community achievements and self respect Intended to provide this frequently regarded lost generation of young men with words of encouragement and guidance Harpers deep rooted passion regarding the plight of todays youth drove him to write this book sure to change the lives of readers for years to come

Control of Communicable Diseases Manual

Author David L. Heymann ISBN-10 0875530184 ISBN-13 9780875530185 Year 2014-10-30 Pages 729 Language English Publisher Amer Public Health Assn Download Link Click Here Control of Communicable Diseases Manual 20th Edition Every chapter updated and most benefitting from parallel updated by international experts at both CDC and WHO priority has been given to ensuring global relevance New disease variants have been included and some chapters have been fundamentally reworked The 20th edition is a timely update to a milestone reference work that ensures the relevance and usefulness to every public health professional around the world Since 2008 we have seen an explosion in infectious diseases of international concern In 2009 we had the H1N1 pandemic In 2012 a new highly fatal coronavirus named Middle East Respiratory Syndrome MERS was first reported out of Saudi Arabia And as we go to press an old foe Ebola is creating the largest epidemic of Ebola virus disease EVD in human history All 3 of these cases reinforce the need for health practitioners to have an expert guide in the use of sound infection control practices This new version of Control of Communicable Diseases Manual CCDM the 20th revision of this 96 year old favorite…

Vegan Diet For Beginners: 50 Delicious Recipes And Eight Weeks Of Diet Plans (Vegan and Vegetarian) (Volume 1)

Author Jessica Brooks ISBN-10 1508593426 ISBN-13 9781508593423 Year 2015-03-23 Pages 238 Language English Publisher CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform Download Link Click Here Transform your health with the definitive beginners guide to the Vegan Diet If you are looking to become a vegan this is the perfect book for you I will guide you step by step through the process of changing your lifestyle for the better The vegan diet comes with huge health benefits As you read through the book youll find out just how substantial they are Ranging from reducing your risk of developing all cancer types to preventing the onset of heart disease You will feel more energetic motivated and vitalized You will lose visible amounts of fat in just weeks Why The vegan diet is just so full of nutritious foods its impossible not to feel amazing whilst on it Loaded with vitamins nutrients and all the other wonderful micro nutrients the vegan foods are health powerhouses If you are a vegetarian looking to take it a step further or someone coming from a diet full of animal products let me take you on this journey to the new and improved healthy you Here is exactly what…

Examples & Explanations: Antitrust, Second Edition

Author Christopher Sagers ISBN-10 1454833955 ISBN-13 9781454833956 Year 2014-03-24 Pages 512 Language English Publisher Wolters Kluwer Law & Business Download Link Click Here A favorite among successful students and often recommended by professors the unique Examples Explanations series gives you extremely clear introductions to concepts followed by realistic examples that mirror those presented in the classroom throughout the semester Use at the beginning and midway through the semester to deepen your understanding through clear explanations corresponding hypothetical fact patterns and analysis Then use to study for finals by reviewing the hypotheticals as well as the structure and reasoning behind the accompanying analysis Designed to complement your casebook the trusted Examples Explanations titles get right to the point in a conversational often humorous style that helps you learn the material each step of the way and prepare for the exam at the end of the course The unique time tested Examples Explanations series is invaluable to teach yourself the subject from the first day of class until your last review before the final Each guide helps you learn new material by working through chapters that explain each topic in simple languagechallenges your understanding with hypotheticals similar to those presented in classprovides…

Smash Your Alarm Clock!: Living the Dream Through Real Estate Investing

Author Jason Buzi ISBN-10 1682610497 ISBN-13 9781682610497 Year 2017-05-16 Pages 192 Language English Publisher Post Hill Press Download Link Click Here How to live the dream through real estate get rich and feel good doing it Smash Your Alarm Clock is a about making money but it s also about how to have a more fulfilled and meaningful life It s a book about having freedom to pursue your passions and interestswhether that s spending more time with your family playing golf volunteering at an animal shelter or traveling the world Studies show that having more money actually does make people happierbut its when we use money to enrich our lives and to help others We each have within us the power to turn our lives around at any moment