The Perfect Find

Author: Tia Williams
Publisher: Brown Girls Publishing
ISBN: 9781944359102
Release Date: 2016-04-12
Genre: Fiction

Will a forty-year-old woman with everything on the line – her high-stakes career, ticking biological clock, bank account – risk it all for an intensely lusty secret romance with the one person who could destroy her comeback, for good? Jenna Jones, former It-girl fashion editor, is broke and desperate for a second chance. When she’s dumped by her longtime fiancé and fired from Darling magazine, she begs for a job from her old arch nemesis, Darcy Vale. The beyond-bitchy publisher of StyleZine.com, Darcy agrees to hire her rival – only because her fashion site needs a jolt from Jenna’s old school cred. But Jenna soon realizes she’s in over her head. She’s working with digital-savvy millennials half her age, has never even “Twittered,” and pretends to still be a Fashion Somebody while living a style lie (she sold her designer wardrobe to afford her sketched-out studio, and now quietly wears Walmart’s finest). Worse? The twenty-two-year-old videographer assigned to shoot her web series is driving her crazy. Wildly sexy with a smile Jenna feels in her thighs, Eric Combs is way off-limits – but almost too delicious too resist.

The Perfect Find

Author: Tia Williams
Publisher:
ISBN: 1944359117
Release Date: 2016-04-12
Genre: Fashion editors

Jenna Jones is broke and desperate for a second chance. When she's dumped by her longtime fiancé and fired from Darling magazine, she begs for a job at StyleZine.com from her old arch nemesis, Darcy Vale. But Jenny soon realizes she's in over her head. She's working with digital-savvy millennials half her age, has never even "Twittered," and pretends to still be a Fashion Somebody while living a style lie (she sold her designer wardrobe to afford her sketchy studio, and now quietly wears Walmart's finest). Worse? The twenty-two year old videographer assigned to shoot her web series is driving her crazy. Wildly sexy with a smile Jenna feels in her thighs, Eric Combs is way off-limits--but almost too delicious to resist.

Cast On Bind Off

Author: Leslie Ann Bestor
Publisher: Storey Publishing
ISBN: 9781603428354
Release Date: 2012-06-20
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Discover the perfect beginning and ending for every knitting project! Detailed instructions for each technique are combined with step-by-step photography to help you create edges that are tighter, looser, stretchier, or lacier. No matter what you’re knitting, Leslie Ann Bestor has the cast on and bind off that will give your project the perfect edge.

The Perfect Score

Author: Rob Buyea
Publisher: Delacorte Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 9781101938256
Release Date: 2017
Genre: JUVENILE FICTION

Told from different viewpoints, five sixth-graders, facing various challenges and under pressure to do well on statewide assessment tests, agree to a plan for acing the tests.

Naked

Author: David Wygant
Publisher: Hay House, Inc
ISBN: 9781401933982
Release Date: 2012-01-01
Genre: Dating (Social customs)

Are you sick and tired of trying to make your relationships work? Have you had enough of putting your own needs and desires on the back burner while you try to fulfill those of someone else? Here's the reality of the situation: dating is not about trying to make things work, and it's not about putting off the things you want. What dating is all about is finding the person who is the best match for you. The problem is that too many people aren't willing to get naked, that is, to be honest with themselves and with their prospective mates. They hide who they really are inside, become frustrated with their partners, and then the relationship ends up on the rocks. Imagine how easy dating would be if you knew exactly who you were dating from the get-go, and the other person knew the same thing. In this informative book, dating expert David Wygant takes you on a journey that will change your life forever. David will help you conquer your relationship fears and insecurities once and for all and attract the kind of people you want to meet, date, and build long-term relationships with. Being single and dating means that you have the freedom to meet the right person, and the power to finally get it right. Being single can be the most amazing adventure if you're willing to reveal the real you-both to yourself and to others. Within these pages, you will discover how to use the Law of Attraction in dating to your advantage, how to speak from your heart, how to understand exactly what you want out of life, and how to communicate honestly-with yourself and with your mate. By the time you're done reading, you'll be naked, too-and you'll be well on your way to finding your perfect partner.

The Perfect Shot

Author: Elaine Marie Alphin
Publisher: Carolrhoda Lab
ISBN: 9780761381389
Release Date: 2011-09-01
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Brian uses basketball to block out memories of his girlfriend and her family who were gunned down a year ago, but the upcoming murder trial and a high school history assignment force him to face the past and decide how far he should go to see justice served.

It Chicks

Author: Tia Williams
Publisher:
ISBN: 1439598282
Release Date: 2009-02-09
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Centering around a prestigious performing arts school in New York City, students Tangie, Skye, Eden, Trey, C.J., Izzy, and Regina learn valuable lessons in love, friendship, fame, and fortune.

The Perfect Nanny

Author: Leila Slimani
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780525503897
Release Date: 2018-01-09
Genre: Fiction

“One of the most important books of the year.” —NPR’s Weekend Edition “The first ‘hot’ novel of 2018.” —The Washington Post “Extraordinary.” —The New Yorker “You won’t move until you reach the last page.” —People Instant National Bestseller Named One of 2018’s Most Anticipated Books by NPR’s Weekend Edition, Real Simple, The Millions, The Guardian, Bustle, and Book Riot She has the keys to their apartment. She knows everything. She has embedded herself so deeply in their lives that it now seems impossible to remove her. When Myriam, a French-Moroccan lawyer, decides to return to work after having children, she and her husband look for the perfect nanny for their two young children. They never dreamed they would find Louise: a quiet, polite, devoted woman who sings to the children, cleans the family’s chic apartment in Paris’s upscale tenth arrondissement, stays late without complaint, and hosts enviable kiddie parties. But as the couple and the nanny become more dependent on one another, jealousy, resentment, and suspicions mount, shattering the idyllic tableau. Building tension with every page, The Perfect Nanny is a compulsive, riveting, bravely observed exploration of power, class, race, domesticity, and motherhood—and the American debut of an immensely talented writer. The #1 international bestseller and winner of France’s most prestigious literary prize, the Goncourt

The Perfect Motorcycle

Author: Kevin Domino
Publisher: 671 Press
ISBN: 9780982173336
Release Date: 2009-12-01
Genre: Motorcycles

The Perfect Motorcycle provides the definitive, step-by-step process any motorcyclist can use to identify, find, and purchase the right bike. The book's practical advice and proven techniques are accompanied by invaluable worksheets that save time and money.

The Perfect Place

Author: Teresa E. Harris
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780547255194
Release Date: 2014
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Twelve-year-old Treasure Daniels and her younger sister must move in with Great-aunt Grace until their mother sorts herself out, but life in Black Lake, Virginia, where segregation lingers, is hard and Grace is a nightmare--at least on the surface.

The Perfect Murder

Author: Brenda Novak
Publisher: MIRA
ISBN: 9781488032592
Release Date: 2017-05-01
Genre: Fiction

For more than a year, Sebastian Costas has been trying to unravel the truth behind the murder of his ex-wife and son. Despite overwhelming evidence to the contrary, he's convinced that her second husband—a cop—committed both murders, then faked his own death. Now Sebastian has followed the slimmest of leads to Sacramento…and that's where he finally gets the break he needs. Jane Burke, an investigator with The Last Stand, calls him in connection with a separate crime—a crime that could lead him straight to the man he's been looking for. Once married to a serial killer, Jane has spent the past five years rebuilding her life. And with Sebastian she finally has a chance at happiness. But the man they're after is after them, too. For him this has become a personal battle, one he's determined to win. Whatever it takes…

The Perfect Bet

Author: Adam Kucharski
Publisher: Basic Books
ISBN: 9780465098590
Release Date: 2016-02-23
Genre: Mathematics

For the past 500 years, gamblers-led by mathematicians and scientists-have been trying to figure out how to pull the rug out from under Lady Luck. In The Perfect Bet, mathematician and award-winning writer Adam Kucharski tells the astonishing story of how the experts have succeeded, revolutionizing mathematics and science in the process. The house can seem unbeatable. Kucharski shows us just why it isn't. Even better, he demonstrates how the search for the perfect bet has been crucial for the scientific pursuit of a better world.

How to Find the Perfect Job in 30 Days Or Less

Author: Paul Fontaine
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 9780595245253
Release Date: 2002-09-01
Genre: Business & Economics

I did it, so can you. I'll show you how with this easy, step-by-step guide. Isn't it time for a change? You spend too many hours at work not to enjoy it."I especially liked the online job site reviews (with recommendations of the most valuable sites...some of which I would've never found on my own). I really credit this book in helping me land my dream job!" R. Zapata, Washington, DCThis new book will help you find your perfect job in 30 days or less. Proven techniques and tips to beat your competition and find your next job fast. Guaranteed!The fastest and easiest way to a new career and life. Find out the top 10 online job search mistakes plus I'll show you how to increase your salary by thousands in only 5 minutes.This book is full of resume tips and easy-to-understand advice. Plus a Bonus Section of top 10 trickiest interview questions and how to answer them-confidently.Whether you're right out of school or an experienced manager looking for your next move up the corporate ladder-this book is a "must read."

The Perfect Thing

Author: Steven Levy
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9780743293914
Release Date: 2006-10-23
Genre: Business & Economics

On October 23, 2001, Apple Computer, a company known for its chic, cutting-edge technology -- if not necessarily for its dominant market share -- launched a product with an enticing promise: You can carry an entire music collection in your pocket. It was called the iPod. What happened next exceeded the company's wildest dreams. Over 50 million people have inserted the device's distinctive white buds into their ears, and the iPod has become a global obsession. The Perfect Thing is the definitive account, from design and marketing to startling impact, of Apple's iPod, the signature device of our young century. Besides being one of the most successful consumer products in decades, the iPod has changed our behavior and even our society. It has transformed Apple from a computer company into a consumer electronics giant. It has remolded the music business, altering not only the means of distribution but even the ways in which people enjoy and think about music. Its ubiquity and its universally acknowledged coolness have made it a symbol for the digital age itself, with commentators remarking on "the iPod generation." Now the iPod is beginning to transform the broadcast industry, too, as podcasting becomes a way to access radio and television programming. Meanwhile millions of Podheads obsess about their gizmo, reveling in the personal soundtrack it offers them, basking in the social cachet it lends them, even wondering whether the device itself has its own musical preferences. Steven Levy, the chief technology correspondent for Newsweek magazine and a longtime Apple watcher, is the ideal writer to tell the iPod's tale. He has had access to all the key players in the iPod story, including Steve Jobs, Apple's charismatic cofounder and CEO, whom Levy has known for over twenty years. Detailing for the first time the complete story of the creation of the iPod, Levy explains why Apple succeeded brilliantly with its version of the MP3 player when other companies didn't get it right, and how Jobs was able to convince the bosses at the big record labels to license their music for Apple's groundbreaking iTunes Store. (We even learn why the iPod is white.) Besides his inside view of Apple, Levy draws on his experiences covering Napster and attending Supreme Court arguments on copyright (as well as his own travels on the iPod's click wheel) to address all of the fascinating issues -- technical, legal, social, and musical -- that the iPod raises. Borrowing one of the definitive qualities of the iPod itself, The Perfect Thing shuffles the book format. Each chapter of this book was written to stand on its own, a deeply researched, wittily observed take on a different aspect of the iPod. The sequence of the chapters in the book has been shuffled in different copies, with only the opening and concluding sections excepted. "Shuffle" is a hallmark of the digital age -- and The Perfect Thing, via sharp, insightful reporting, is the perfect guide to the deceptively diminutive gadget embodying our era.