This book may change the way you view yourself and the universe you live in. Combining a little writing, some illustrations, and a few scientific facts and ideas to give a simple explanation to what life is and how it is being used.
Gifty sangat membenci Lei Han. Sejak menginjakkan kaki di Foshan, dia langsung menyusun rencana untuk menghancurkan hidup putra tunggal pemilik perusahaan software terbesar di Cina itu. Gifty sudah menyiapkan perangkap dengan matang, meski harus mengorbankan hal penting di hidupnya. Lei Han selalu menjaga Gifty dari jauh. Melindungi gadis itu menjadi prioritasnya di sela-sela kegiatan kuliah dan bisnis yang baru dia rintis.
Akan tetapi, Gifty telanjur berprasangka buruk terhadapnya. Satu-satunya cara menepis kesalahpahaman itu dengan masuk ke perangkap Gifty. Secara tak terduga, Lei Han menawari Gifty menjadi asisten pribadi pemuda itu. Tentu saja gadis itu tak menolaknya karena dia bisa mengetahui kelemahan Lei Han dan langsung menghancurkan hidup pemuda itu. Sayangnya, justru dia yang terjebak oleh sikap Lei Han yang sulit ditebak. Lantas, benarkah tuduhan yang Gifty lontarkan pada Lei Han? Atau sebenarnya ada hal tersembunyi yang tidak dia ketahui?
Do you have a new camera and aren?t sure what to do with it? This essential and practical beginner's guide to digital SLR photography will help get the most out of your camera. Expert photographer William Cheung has written this essential guide to DSLR camera technology with the beginner in mind.
All of the text is in plain, easy-to-understand language.
It takes budding photographers through every stage from choosing and getting to know their camera, to taking excellent photographs and editing, printing, and sharing them. Specifically designed to ease the transition from standard compact digital cameras and traditional film SLR cameras, the book clearly explains the differences, and how a beginner can get the most out of the DSLR camera in the shortest possible time.
Readers will gain the confidence to achieve photography excellence with the following know-how: ?Understanding how lenses work, what lenses to buy, and how to use a zoom lens ?PC versus Mac? Does it matter? ?Setting exposure, contrast, white balance, and much more are explained in simple step-by-step tutorials ?How to focus, set shutter speed, and frame your photo in the viewfinder ?How to scan and store your pictures, printing, framing, e-mail, create slideshows, and uploading photos on the Web Whether you are a serious photo hobbyist or a novice who wants to take advantage of the improved control of DSLR, this user-friendly reference will show you how to maximize everything a DSLR camera has to offer.
"Eminently sensible and practical." - The New York Times Book Review **** "A simple and usable technique of living...
All I want to do is to buttonhole each and every one of my friends and say, 'You must read Wake up and Live!'" - Jean Starr Untermeyer **** "Fascinating and exactly the spring tonic that most of us need." - Chicago Tribune **** "She made her own test with sincerity and faith, and her entire life was changed to one of overwhelming success." - Earl Nightingale, The Strangest Secret
Best Selling Author Miss KP is at it again, as she brings you another novel filled with deadly sins, lust, and heart-wrenching betrayal of two wives who are determined to dodge their pasts. As secrets unfold, they fight to survive one day at a time. Newly widowed Charlotte Fitzgerald never thought that her life could get more complicated. Sleeping with her husband's nemesis was never a part of the plan, but the further she seeps into the Mafia World, she soon realizes there's no getting out. Right across the pond, newlywed Kennedi a sassy socialite, tries to keep secrets buried from her new husband who suffers from amnesia.
Her dark past if revealed, could cost her to lose it all from the only man she's ever loved. As the two wives' worlds collide, lives are lost, loyalties are tested, and ons are learned as Miss KP takes you on another ride filled with twists and turns. Hold on to your seats for another shocker of a husband's worst nightmare of ultimate betrayal.
REVENGE BECOMES HER The Hell Girl is the ultimate avenger. Go to her website at midnight, enter the name of your tormentor, and the Hell Girl will destroy your enemy. Some who turn to the Hell Girl are evil (the figure skater who’ll stop at nothing to win); others are good people at the end of their rope (the girl who saves her sister from an abusive nanny). But the price of revenge is the same for all: eternal torment in hell!
In 1998 the reaction to the Pocket Canons—individual books of the Bible published as a series with iconoclastic introductions—came in Biblical proportions. The simplicity of the idea, the quality of the introductions, and the appeal of the format and design drew major media attention and the series went on to become an enormous international success. Now, for the first time, those considered, personal, and sometimes controversial introductions have been collected in a thought-provoking anthology.
Featuring a wonderfully diverse group of writers and personages from Charles Frazier and E.L. Doctorow to The Dalia Lama, U2’s Bono, and Karen Armstrong, Revelations is a unique and moving way of examining, teaching, and reflecting on the books of the Bible.