At a certain point, you must decide what you really know to be true.
When her diplomat father is kidnapped, Gwendolyn seems to be the only one with the will and determination to find him. As she follows a trail across Europe’s criminal underworld, she must relinquish her schoolgirl identity and face a terrifying truth about herself.
To overcome the cruelty she encounters, she must also embrace it. What price will she pay to save her father?
At a school where everyone is unique, Gretchen Yee feels ordinary. Even with her bright red hair, she is still the quiet girl who doesn’t talk to anyone at lunch.
Then there are the Art Rats, a group of popular boys. Funny. Sweet. Annoying. Confusing. Especially Titus. Titus is definitely on Gretchen’s radar, but she’s too scared to make the first move.
If only she could be a fly on the wall to find out what boys are really like.
This is a story about how one girl’s wish came true.
Sometimes the smallest of human failings can lead to the greatest of disasters.
As the Titanic was sinking slowly in the wretchedly cold North Atlantic, she could see the lights of another ship on the horizon. She called for help by Morse lamp and the new Marconi telegraph machine, but there was no response. Just after midnight the Titanic began firing distress rockets.
The other ship, the California, saw these rockets but didn’t come. Why not?
When the story of the disaster begins to emerge, it’s a question that Boston American reporter John Steadman cannot let go. As soon as he lays eyes on the Californian’s captain and and second officer, he knows a story lurks behind their version of events. So begins his strange journey towards the truth. Haunted by the fifteen hundred who went to their deaths in those icy waters, and the loss of his baby son years earlier, Steadman must either find redemption in the Titanic’s tragedy or lose himself.
Adele touches the hearts millions who love her for her beautiful songs and her bawdy sense of humour.
Best selling biographer Sean Smith reveals there is far more to Adele than the superstar we all think we know. He follows her astonishing journey from the gritty streets of Tottenham to all-conquering fame in the UK and America…and to the personal happiness she has found in a new relationship an becoming a mum.
Adele is the intimate and inspirational story of the woman with the most glorious voice in the world.
Now in it’s 4th edition, Rugby Skills, tactics & rules is the perfect guide for players and coaches to the fundamental skills of rugby, helping you get the most out of playing, and winning.
Over 180 colour photos of today’s top players from around the world.
200 variations of challenging and useful drills
Sections on the tactics, strategies and skills needed to win a game
Covers the basic skills of running, passing, catching and tackling
Includes specialized skills and set play: scrums, line outs, rucks and mauls, restarts and endings
Vain, ignorant, idle, and absolutely uncontrolled.
That’s what my family think of me. They want to keep me in the countryside to improve my mind, but if I stay here I WILL DIE. Oh, I will go to Brighton if it is the last thing I do, and show my sisters what I am capable of. I shall probably come back will a husband. I’d come back with two if I could…
She will bring down the world.
Snow barely remembers a time before she was locked in a psychiatric hospital. But when the love of her life disappears in the night, Snow must follow a mysterious stranger into a magical frozen world to find him.
Amidst witches, thieves and spells, secrets unravel as Snow discovers she is heir to this world’s corrupt and twisted king.
She has powers of her own.
Now Snow faces choices that will decide the fate of a kingdom – and if she can ever return to the life she knew before.