By Ulrich Timme Kragh
An in-depth research of the Tibetan grasp Sgam po pa Bsod nams rin chen and a textual corpus of his medieval Dags po culture.
By Greig Beck
A few legends are genuine. Alex Hunter, code named Arcadian, wakes up with out wisdom of who he's, within the care of a girl he doesn't understand, in a rustic no longer his personal. yet there's a calling deep inside him, to come domestic to Black Mountain. shaped one thousand million years in the past, the Appalachian's Black Mountain hosts a negative legend. lately a few hikers have long gone lacking, and the rescue crew despatched to look for them has now not lower back. A survivor is then stumbled on half-alive, coated in blood - blood printed to be no longer rather human. Alex needs to confront an age-old enemy of guy and notice the reality approximately his prior, and confront the horror that stalks the frozen mountain, and likewise the single haunting his very soul.
By David J. Kalupahana
Buddhist idea and formality will entice someone drawn to buying an genuine snatch of Buddhism because it lives and capabilities in today`s global. The vast spectrum of Buddhist perform is represented right here through the boys and ladies who contributed to this quantity. the focal point on suggestion and formality captures the natural interrelationship of those non secular elements and strikes clear of the compartmentalization attribute of a lot spiritual scholarship. The reader discovers the primary tenets of Buddhism, Anatta, Pratityasamutpada, Sunyatta, Nirvana, and others, now not as free-floating curiosities, yet when it comes to their modern relevance and energetic participation within the formation of society and tradition. Likewise, ordinarily practiced rituals akin to the Paritta rite and Mantra Recitation are analyzed when it comes to their function in residing Buddhism.
By Ken Dryden
Extensively stated because the most sensible hockey ebook ever written and lauded via Sports Illustrated as one of many most sensible 10 activities Books of All Time, The Game is a reflective and thought-provoking examine a lifestyles in hockey. clever and insightful, former Montreal Canadiens goalie and previous President of the Toronto Maple Leafs, Ken Dryden captures the essence of the game and what it capability to all hockey fanatics. He provides us bright and affectionate snap shots of the characters — man Lafleur, Larry Robinson, man Lapointe, Serge Savard, and trainer Scotty Bowman between them — that made the Canadiens of the Seventies one of many maximum hockey groups in historical past. yet past that, Dryden displays on existence at the street, within the highlight, and at the ice, supplying up an extraordinary inside of examine the sport of hockey and an important own memoir. This commemorative variation marks the 20 th anniversary of The Game's unique ebook. It comprises black and white images from the Hockey corridor of popularity and a brand new bankruptcy from the writer. Take a trip to the guts and soul of the sport with this undying hockey vintage.
By Kristina Tracy, Len Lucero, Penny Weber
Author note: ahead by way of Penny Weber
Welcome to the lifetime of Chris P. Bacon!
This lovely child pig, who used to be born with no using this again legs, grew to become a YouTube and talk-show sensation while his followed dad, veterinarian Len Lucero, published a video on-line of tiny Chris studying the right way to use a cart made from toys. This made up our minds piglet quickly mastered the equipment and used to be rolling to interviews around the kingdom.
Here, in his first publication, this inspiring little man tells the tale of his existence to date.
By Brigitte Nielsen
Brigitte Nielsen struggle die markante Schauspiel-Ikone der 80er-Jahre. speedy zwei Meter groß, mit platinblondem Bürstenhaarschnitt, spielte sie nach ihrer Tätigkeit als version für Armani und Versace Rollen in Filmen wie Rocky IV, pink Sonja und Beverly Hills Cop II. Doch ihr Leben verlief nicht immer nur glamourös. In ihrer Autobiografie zeigt sie eine ganz andere Frau als die Trash-Queen, die mit zweitklassigen Filmen, einer skandalumwitterten Ehe mit Sylvester Stallone und zahllosen Affären, u. a. mit Arnold Schwarzenegger, Stoff für die Klatschpresse lieferte. Abseits der Scheinwerfer kämpfte sie mit Alkoholproblemen, finanziellen Problemen und der Sorge, wie sie ihre drei Kinder durchbringen sollte. All dies gipfelte in einem Selbstmordversuch, den sie glücklicherweise unbeschadet überstand. Brigitte Nielsen erzählt eine Lebensgeschichte mit Rückschlägen, Verletzungen und dem Kampf mit Männern, die ihr nicht guttun – eine Geschichte additionally, in der sich viele Frauen wiedererkennen. Sie ist erschütternd und spannend zu lesen, macht aber auch Mut und vermittelt die Weisheit, die aus überstandenen Krisen erwächst. Kurz: das Leben einer Frau, die sich trotz aller Höhen und Tiefen selbst treu geblieben ist und nun ihr Glück gefunden hat.
By Ngaio Marsh
Mary Bellamy is the lover of the London degree, fluffy as purely an aged girl of 50(!) might be. Her fanatics and associates – and who didn't adore, certainly adore darling Mary? – are heartbroken whilst in some way Mary manages to spritz herself now not along with her favourite body spray yet with the lethal insecticide intended to be sprayed at the azaleas. Inspector Alleyn starts off via smelling anything fishy (everything he learns approximately wonderful, fragile Mary means that actually she used to be a slightly vicious battleax), yet he in a short time begins smelling whatever different...something like a rat.
By Leslie Meier
"Reading a brand new Leslie Meier secret is like catching up with a pricey previous friend." —Kate Carlisle, New York Times bestselling author
Lucy Stone is asserting "Au revoir!" to Tinker's Cove, Maine, and "Bonjour!" to Paris to soak up the points of interest, bake real French pastries, and adventure a few joie de vivre. yet her desires of l. a. vie en rose are wear carry whilst town of lighting fixtures turns lethal. . .
Tinker's Cove is abuzz with pleasure whilst Norah, the queen of daylight hours television, involves city and selects Lucy and her associates to be featured in her "Women Who Make a Difference" episode. In acceptance for his or her charitable paintings, the women and their husbands are offered a dream holiday in Paris, whole with periods at Le Cooking college with well known pastry chef Larry Bruneau. yet their bon voyage is lower brief whilst Lucy discovers the chef in a pool of blood at the moment day of sophistication. . .
Lucy continually dreamed of traveling Paris, yet with Chef Larry on death's doorstep and Lucy and her buddies detained for wondering, she's anxious she'll be buying and selling in her luxurious lodgings for a sojourn within the bastille. If she's going to take pleasure in her holiday, she'll need to unpack her sleuthing abilities and transparent her name.
Lucy's look for the reality takes her from the towers of Notre Dame to the gardens of Versailles and a dozen fascinating bistros in among. yet will she be capable of music down a killer extra elusive than the fitting macaron?
[/b]Praise for Leslie Meier and her Lucy Stone Mysteries[b]
"I like Lucy Stone much, and so will readers." —Carolyn Hart
"Leslie Meier writes with sparkle and warmth." —Chicago solar Times
"The Lucy Stone mysteries will entice enthusiasts of household mysteries." —Booklist
"Mothers in every single place will determine with Lucy Stone and the family difficulties she encounters." —Publishers Weekly
By Harlan Coben
No had stick insect Laura Ayers and Celtics superstar David Baskin acknowledged "I do" than tragedy struck. whereas honeymooning on Australia's nice Barrier Reed, David went out for a swim-and by no means again. Now widowed and grieving, Laura's look for the reality will draw her right into a net of lies and deception that stretches again thirty years...