My Friend Flicka

Author: Mary O'Hara
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780060512620
Release Date: 2005-12-27
Genre: Fiction

The classic story of an aimless teenager, a demanding father, and aspirited horse -- now a major motion picture from Twentieth Century Fox A daydreamer and a time waster, young Ken McLaughlin spends his days on his family's Wyoming ranch with his head in the clouds, surrounded by endless blue skies, wide-open spaces, and beautiful horses. To his brusque, practical father, the boy is an enigma and a disappointment. Then one day, Ken's life is filled with new purpose when he finds Flicka, a magnificent filly as wild as she is fast. Though the strong bond between boy and horse only fuels his father's disdain, Ken's growing love for his friend Flicka is changing him -- leading a once-aimless young man down the path to responsible adulthood, forging a new respect and understanding between father and son, and inspiring a fierce loyalty that nearly costs Ken his life.

Design Basics Index

Author: Jim Krause
Publisher: HOW Books
ISBN: 1581805012
Release Date: 2004-12-03
Genre: Art

Covers everything from typography and color to layout and business issues, providing a wealth of samples and exercises, discussing the necessary tools and techniques for creating dynamic layouts, sharing industry tips, and listing numerous project suggestions. Original.

Lesson Assignment and Practice Record

Author: Willard Palmer
Publisher: Alfred Publishing Company
ISBN: 073901952X
Release Date: 1987-02-01
Genre: Music

A 24-page book for teachers to use when assigning each week's lesson. Also contains a practice record section where students can keep track of their practice time each day.

Rhythmic Training

Author: Robert Starer
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
ISBN: 0881889768
Release Date: 1969
Genre: Music

(Instructional). A continuation of Basic Rhythmic Training , this collection of progressive rhythmic drills is designed to increase a music student's proficiency in executing and understanding Rhythm. The exercises begin very simply and proceed to more complex meters, beat divisions and polyrhythms. The book can be used as a supplement to any method, or as a drill book for the musician who wishes to solidify and expand his/her rhythmic abilities.

A Dozen a Day

Author: Edna Mae Burnam
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
ISBN: 9781495023699
Release Date: 2005-10-01
Genre: Music

(Willis). The Dozen a Day books are universally recognized as one of the most remarkable technique series on the market for all ages! Each book in this series contains short warm-up exercises to be played at the beginning of each practice session, providing excellent day-to-day training for the student.

Courts and Criminal Justice in America

Author: Larry J. Siegel
Publisher: Pearson
ISBN: 0134526694
Release Date: 2017-01-06
Genre: Law

For all courses in courts and criminal justice A balanced, modern, comprehensive approach to the court system in America today Courts and Criminal Justice in America, Third Edition, is the collaboration of the most popular criminal justice authors of the century. Featuring a balanced and modern presentation, this book not only looks at the basic structure of the court system and court process, but also covers cutting-edge topics and all sides of the most controversial issues facing courts today. This student-friendly text does not presuppose any knowledge about the courts or how they operate. Highlighted controversial cases illustrate the tremendous power that the court system has to regulate citizens' lives, to shape what is acceptable and what is forbidden, and to ensure that criminal justice policy balances both rights and liberties. Extensively revised throughout, the Third Edition features new and updated statistics, chapter-opening stories, and Courts in the News and What Will You Do? features that challenge readers to think critically and draw their own conclusions. This respected author team delivers the most comprehensive introduction to America's courts, their personnel, and the context in which they operate on the market today. Courts and Criminal Justice in America, Third Edition, is also available via Revel(TM), an interactive learning environment that enables students to read, practice, and study in one continuous experience.

Russell Westbrook

Author: Russell Westbrook
Publisher: Rizzoli Publications
ISBN: 9780847859931
Release Date: 2017-09-05
Genre: Design

For NBA superstar turned style icon Russell Westbrook, fashion is not just a spectator sport--it pushes boundaries, blurs lines, and drives culture. This book is a celebration of Westbrook's style on and off the court, and the creative people he admires and works with. Russell Westbrook, a reigning two-time NBA All-Star MVP, is not your average basketball superstar. Apart from his meteoric rise within the ranks of the NBA, Westbrook is a creative force prominently known and admired by the fashion industry and his fan base for his daring sartorial experimentation and love of all things fashion. Whether he is seen at the front row of a runway show during Milan Fashion Week, within the pages of Vogue, GQ, and the New York Times style section, or collaborating with Barneys New York or the Jordan brand, Westbrook has garnered the reputation of being the NBA's real fashion insider. This book is a collection of stylish and inspiring images and text that provide a rare glimpse into Westbrook's world, revealing how he uses style as a psychological weapon on and off the court and how he has redefined the role of a contemporary athlete turned cultural figure. From photographs documenting his bold and cutting-edge outfits worn during the playoffs to images of his collaborations with global style brands and original quotes and interviews with fellow athletes, designers, and creative figures that inspire Westbrook, this book explores how to be fearless and confident in fashion and in life, what it means to be stylish, and the importance of authenticity in everything from style and music to art and business. This all-access volume is an essential for his fans and readers interested in sports, style, design, and popular culture.

Rudiments of Runelore

Author: Stephen Pollington
Publisher:
ISBN: 1898281491
Release Date: 2008
Genre: History

This little volume provides a useful introduction and guide to the ancient runes of the Germanic peoples. It discusses the origins and meaning of all the known runes, and includes text and translations of rune poems and riddles from England, Norway amd Iceland, as well as two short essays on `The Norfolk TIW runes' and `The Brandon runes'.