Perfect for fans of Mike Lupica's sports books, New York Times bestselling author Tim Green delivers a gripping addition to his Football Genius series.Troy's dreams of the big time have backfired. Sure, he's moved to New Jersey to start his new job as "genius" for the New York Jets, but his dad has ..
The #1 Bestseller Twelve-year-old Danny Walker may be the smallest kid on the basketball court -- but don't tell him that. Because no one plays with more heart or court sense. But none of that matters when he is cut from his local travel team, the very same team his father led to national prominen..
The #1 Bestseller Michael Arroyo has a pitching arm that throws serious heat along with aspirations of leading his team all the way to the Little League World Series. But his firepower is nothing compared to the heat Michael faces in his day-to-day life. Newly orphaned after his father led the fam..
From #1 "New York Times" bestseller Mike Lupica It's simple. All Billy Raynor wants to do is shoot. After all, he is one of the best shooters in the league. But with his dad as his coach, and his parents newly separated, somehow everything's become complicated. His brother Ben hardly talks anymore..
From #1 "New York Times" bestseller Mike Lupica Chris Conlan is the coolest kid in sixth grade?the golden-armed quarterback of the football team and the boy all the others look up to. Scott Parry is the new kid, the boy with the huge brain, but with feet that trip over themselves. These two boys m..
From #1 "New York Times" bestseller Mike Lupica Nick Crandall feels like he doesn't belong anywhere. He doesn't fit in with his new foster parents. They don't know the first thing about sports - and he's not exactly the model student they want him to be. It's only a matter of time until they reali..
From #1 "New York Times" bestseller Mike Lupica Pedro Morales loves playing basketball, but he's more of a team guy than a star - that would be Ned Hancock, the best player in their entire town. The two boys get along well, but their friendship is threatened when Pedro decides to run against Ned f..
Zach Harriman knew that his dad was something of a hero, a man trusted by the president to solve international crises at a moment's notice. Suddenly people are telling him he has powers - people who know much more about his father than Zach ever did. But there are the Bads, who appear out of nowhere..
"New York Times" bestseller Mike Lupica tackles football Will Tyler may not be the biggest running back around, but no one can touch him when it comes to hitting the hole and finding the end zone. And no one can match his love of the game. When Will has a football in his hand, life can't touch him-..
#1 "New York Times" bestseller Mike Lupica makes his return to the basketball court There's a reason teammates call him "True." Because for basketball phenom Drew Robinson, there is nothing more true than his talent on the court. It's the kind that comes along once in a generation and is loaded wi..
Batter up Ballpark Mysteries combine baseball action with exciting whodunits for early chapter book readers Mike and Kate can't wait to watch their rookie hero Dusty Martin in action. But something is throwing the Blue Jays' star off his game. Then, when no one else is looking, Mike sees mysterio..
Batter up Ballpark Mysteries(R) combine baseball action with exciting whodunits for early-chapter book readers Someone is blackmailing the Detroit Tigers' famous slugger, Tony They've stolen his favorite trophy, and unless he fills a tiger-shaped bag with signed baseballs, he'll never see the tr..
Mike and his trusty steam shovel, Mary Anne, dig deep canals for boats to travel through, cut mountain passes for trains, and hollow out cellars for city skyscrapers. When Mary Anne is destined for the scrap heap, the duo must dig their way out of trouble in this timeless tale of friendship, old-fas..
Mike Lupica presents his NEW YORK TIMES bestselling series in paperback Ben McBain is every football team's dream player. He's a jack-of-all-trades guy that can handle almost any position. When the game is on the line, Ben's number is the one being called for the final play. But Ben wants to be the..
A modern classic that no child should miss, "Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel "continues to delight generations of children. Mike and Mary Anne work together to dig deep canals for boats to travel through, cut mountain passes for trains, and hollow out cellars for city skyscrapers--there is nothin..
Since it was first published in 1939, Mike Mulligan and His SteamShovel has delighted generations of children. Mike and his trustysteam shovel, Mary Anne, have a very important job. They dig deepcanals for boats to travel through, cut mountain passes for trains, and hollow out cellars for big city s..
Dino-Mike is on the trail of a T. rex in this chapter book adventure The son of a famous paleontologist, young Michael Evans travels the world with his dino-huntin' dad. As dad digs dino bones, Mike does some exploring on his own and winds up finding a live T. rex After tracking what couldn't poss..
For millions of men on the path to recovery, Victims No Longer is the next step.The first book written specifically for men, Victims No Longer examines the changing cultural attitudes toward male survivors of incest and other sexual trauma. Now, in this Second Edition, this invaluable resource conti..
Here is the shocking true saga of the Irish American mob. In Paddy Whacked, bestselling author and organized crime expert T. J. English brings to life nearly two centuries of Irish American gangsterism, which spawned such unforgettable characters as Mike "King Mike" McDonald, Chicago's subterranean ..
The Art Cannot be Damaged Edition of Jane Austens Classic, Pride and Prejudice, the complete classic text wrapped with new flavor. An astonishingly relevant 200-year-old romantic novel challenging the societal barriers of pride and prejudice and the veracity of love, featuring a smart foreword by ac..
Did you know that monsters love to scribble, scribble, mix, dance, andwiggle Why?Because monsters love to make new colors Celebrate along with the hilarious monsters in this wild and energetic picture book from author-illustrator Mike Austin. Mixing and discovering color has never been so much fun..
Kids will have a great time learning to read with Berenstain Bears Phonics Fun, a twelve-book program written and illustrated in full color by Jan and Mike Berenstain. Each twelve-page book features a Berenstain Bears story with a separate phonics concept. Phonics teaches children the relationship b..
Summer is over, and now it's time for the biggest adventure of all - Monster School Join these hilarious, energetic monsters as they go to school for the first time in author-illustrator Mike Austin's picture-book sequel to 'Monsters Love Colors'. Reading and writing and learning your monster histo..
Who do you call when a squirrel is trapped in a mud puddle or a baby opossum is stuck in a drainpipe ?
Meet Jeffrey, Beaner, Raymond, and Mike--the Animal Resuce club! Adventures wait around every corner as this intrepid band of kids, working with a Wildlife Rehabilitator, helps the wild animals in..
Everyone is calling for smart growth...but what exactly is it? In "The Smart Growth Manual," two leading city planners provide a thorough answer. From the expanse of the metropolis to the detail of the window box, they address the pressing challenges of urban development with easy-to-follow advice a..
""Toyota Kata" gets to the essence of how Toyota manages continuous improvement and human ingenuity, through its improvement kata and coaching kata. Mike Rother explains why typical companies fail to understand the core of lean and make limited progress--and what it takes to make it a real part of y..
Boost sales results by zeroing in on the metrics that matter most "Sales may be an art, but sales management is a science. Cracking the Sales Management Code reveals that science and gives practical steps to identify the metrics you must measure to manage toward success."--Arthur Dorfman, National V..
Build better relationships and Sell More Effectively With a Powerful SALES STORY "Throughout our careers, we have been trained to ask diagnostic questions, deliver value props, and conduct ROI studies. It usually doesn't work; best case, we can argue with the customer about numbers--purely a left br..
Winner of The Shingo Research and Professional Publication Award Align your leadership team to deliver the highest possible value to your customers Too many organizations today suffer from silo-centric behavior and intra-organizational conflict. Yet most don't understand what's holding them back fr..
Hold anyone accountable. Master performance discussions. Get RESULTS. Broken promises, missed deadlines, poor behavior--they don't just make others' lives miserable; they can sap up to 50 percent of organizational performance and account for the vast majority of divorces. Crucial Accountability offe..
Eight exciting classic American Tall Tales This collection includes the famed stories of Paul Bunyan, Pecos Bill, Stormalong, Mike Fink, Davy Crockett, Johnny Appleseed, John Henry, and Joe Magarac, with evocative illustrations by Richard M. Powers...
""Undisputed Truth" is raw, powerful and disturbing--a head-spinning take on Mr. Tyson's life." ("Wall Street Journal)" Philosopher, Broadway headliner, fighter, felon--Mike Tyson has defied stereotypes, expectations, and a lot of conventional wisdom during his three decades in the public eye. Bull..
Willy Wonka's famous chocolate factory is opening at last But only five lucky children will be allowed inside. And the winners are: Augustus Gloop, Veruca Salt, Violet Beauregarde, Mike Teavee, and Charlie Bucket, Our Hero, a boy who is honest and kind, brave and true, and good and ready for the wi..
Joseph Conrad's enduring portrait of the ugliness of colonialism in a deluxe edition with a gripping cover by "Hellboy" artist Mike Mignola"Heart of Darkness" is the thrilling tale of Marlow, a seaman and wanderer recounting his physical and psychological journey in search of the infamous ivory trad..
To European explorers, it was Eden, a paradise of waist-high grasses, towering stands of walnut, maple, chestnut and oak, and forests that teemed with bears, wolves, racoons, beavers, otters and foxes. Today it is the city of Broadway and Wall Street, the Empire State Building and the Statue of Libe..
One of the great works of the twentieth century, Kafka's The Trial has been read as a study of political power, a pessimistic religious parable, or a crime novel where the accused man is himself the problem. In it, a man wakes up one morning to find himself under arrest for an offence which is never..
Mike Doughty first came to prominence with his innovative, funky, poetic band Soul Coughing, whose debut Ruby Vroom remains a visceral '90s signifier. By 2000, frustrated with the band and increasingly addicted to hard drugs and alcohol, Doughty disbanded Soul Coughing. This book tells just how Doug..
Next up to the plate--book #6 in our early chapter book mystery series, where each book is set in a different American ballpark Ivy-covered walls--they're the most famous part of the Chicago Cubs' historic ballpark, Wrigley Field. Mike and Kate can't wait to get down on the field to see the ivy for..
Time for a seventh-inning stretch "The San Francisco Splash" is book #7 in our early chapter book mystery series, where each book is set in a different American ballpark "Splash " A hit soars over the walls of the San Francisco ballpark on the bay and drops into the water. But then Mike and Kate ..
It's the eighth inning "The Missing Marlin" is book #8 in our early chapter book mystery series, where each book is set in a different American ballpark Mike and Kate are in Miami visiting Kate's Uncle Oliver--and the Miami Marlins ballpark, of course Uncle Oliver is in charge of keeping the new ..
It's the ninth inning "The Philly Fake" is book #9 in our early chapter book mystery series, where each book is set in a different American ballpark What better city to spend the Fourth of July than Philadelphia? For Mike and Kate, the holiday is all about hot dogs, history, and "baseball" But th..
In August 2002, Mike Horn set out on a mission that bordered on the impossible: to travel 12,000 miles around the globe at the Arctic Circle - alone, against all prevailing winds and currents, and without motorized transportation. "Conquering the Impossible" is the gripping account of Horn's gruelin..
This masterfully crafted horror classic, featuring a brand-new introduction by Dan Simmons, will bring you to the edge of your seat, hair standing on end and blood freezing in your veinsIt's the summer of 1960 and in the small town of Elm Haven, Illinois, five twelve-year-old boys are forging the po..
""I was the Miracle Boy, once upon a time. Later on, the Milford Mute. The Golden Boy. The Young Ghost. The Kid. The Boxman. The Lock Artist. That was all me.""But you can call me Mike."""" Marked by tragedy, traumatized at the age of eight, Michael, now eighteen, is no ordinary young man. Besides n..
At Westish College, baseball star Henry Skrimshander seems destined for big league until a routine throw goes disastrously off course. In the aftermath of his error, the fates of five people are upended. Henry's fight against self-doubt threatens to ruin his future. College president Guert Affenligh..
"It's not every day that I'm blown away by a book about a sports figure. But MICHAEL JORDAN: THE LIFE, by Roland Lazenby, ranks up there with the very best: "The Boys of Summer" by Roger Kahn, "Friday Night Lights" by Buzz Bissinger, and "Joe DiMaggio" by Richard Ben Cramer. The depth of reporting, ..
Everyone in the small town of Central City, Texas loves Lou Ford. A deputy sheriff, Lou's known to the small-time criminals, the real-estate entrepreneurs, and all of his coworkers--the low-lifes, the big-timers, and everyone in-between--as the nicest guy around. He may not be the brightest or the m..
This gorgeous, fully illustrated handbook tells the story of sketchnotes--why and how you can use them to capture your thinking visually, remember key information more clearly, and share what you've captured with others. Author Mike Rohde shows you how to incorporate sketchnoting techniques into you..
She dances on the edge of life...and death Not all are meant to walk in the light. Marine Corps Sergeant Khat Shinwari lives among the shadows of the rocky Afghani hills, a Shadow Warrior by name and by nature. She works alone, undercover and undetected--until a small team of US Navy SEALs are set u..
What could make a better present than a classic Beginner Book? Six of them--for less than the price of two We've taken the complete text and art of three beloved P.D. Eastman titles: "Go, Dog. Go , ""Are You My Mother?, " and "The Best Nest"; Robert Lopshire's "Put Me In the Zoo" (the first of his ..
What's a better present than a classic Beginner Book? Six of them--for less than the price of two Following on the success of "The Big Blue Book of Beginner Books "and "The Big Green Book of Beginner Books, " we've taken the complete text and art of P. D. Eastman's "Sam and the Firefly, "Robert Lop..
Now leading off the line-up--book #1 in a brand-new early chapter book mystery series where each book is set in a different American ballpark Thanks to Kate's mom, a sports reporter, cousins Mike Walsh and Kate Hopkins have tickets to the Red Sox game and All Access passes to Fenway Park. But as th..
Batting second--book #2 in a brand-new early chapter book mystery series where each book is set in a different American ballpark Mike and Kate are waiting for Kate's mom at a boring press conference in Yankee Stadium when the team official says something that makes Mike perk up his ears. There are ..
Now batting clean-up--book #4 in a new early chapter book mystery series where each book is set in a different American ballpark Houston, we have a problem Before a game at the Astros' ballpark, Mike and Kate get to meet astronaut commander Nick Rice at the nearby Houston Space Center. He's planni..
Next up to the plate--book #5 in our early chapter book mystery series, where each book is set in a different American ballpark The stars are out in Kansas City . . . the "baseball" stars, that is Mike and Kate are at the All-Star game, and even get to go on the field during the Home Run Derby to ..
Now batting third--book #3 in a brand-new early chapter book mystery series where each book is set in a different American ballpark It's spring break and Kate and Mike are off to Los Angeles to visit Kate's dad, a scout for the Dodgers. But all is not sunny in L.A.--strange things have been happeni..
The "New York Times" bestseller and official 2013 Jumpstart Read for the Record selection "New York Times" bestselling author/artist Loren Long creates an unforgettable children's classic. Otis is a special tractor. He loves his farmer and he loves to work. And he loves the little calf in the next ..
Make noise for a new Prey package and new author introduction Dr. Mike Bekker, a psychotic pathologist, is back on the streets, doing what he does best?murdering one helpless victim after another. Lucas Davenport knows he should have killed Bekker when he had the chance. Now he has a second opport..
"THE "NEW YORK TIMES "BESTSELLING LIBRARY LOVER'S MYSTERY FROM THE AUTHOR OF "DUE OR DIE ""Avast" in pirate speak means what?*""Answering tricky reference questions like this one provides plenty of excitement for library director Lindsey Norris. "But when a shocking murder is committed in her cozy c..
The "New York Times" bestselling Library Lover's mysteries continue with a hot new case... "Loving a good cup of coffee runs in the family for Briar Creek library director Lindsey Norris. But when her brother, Jack, a consultant for a coffee company, goes missing, her favorite beverage becomes a key..