IN KING HEROD'S COURT is a novel in the tradition of the classic historical novels "I, Claudius" by Robert Graves and "Augustus" by John Williams. It tells the story of the life and adventures of Nicholas of Damascus, (64 BCE – 16 CE) diplomat, politician, philosopher, historian, friend and confidant of the three greatest men of his epoch: Mark Antony, Herod and Augustus. David Mandel has written a remarkable novel, racy and inventive, laced with humor and irony, that will delight his readers.
Henry Cole shows us a day in the life of a cat named Spot. Spot sneaks away from home by way of an open window to go on a word journey through the city. Follow Spot as he weaves through busy city streets, visits a farmers market, wanders into a park full of kite-flyers, and beyond. But while Spot is out on his adventure, his beloved boy owner is looking for him—seeming to just miss him every time. When all seems almost lost, Spot’s story reminds us that there’s always a way back home.
Discover How to Use Yoga for Weight Loss, Meditation, Healthy Living and Stress Free at Work Today only, get this Amazon bestseller for just $0.99. Regularly priced at $2.99. Read on your PC, Mac, smart phone, tablet or Kindle device. You’re about to discover how to use Yoga for weight loss, meditation, healthy living. This book contains proven steps and strategies on how to learn yoga for beginners. It contains a step by step guide on the basic ons that anyone will need to begin their yoga journey. Each yoga posture is described thoroughly so that you can follow along without difficulty. Yoga is a way of life that incorporates a Hindu science of bodily and mental control. It is thought to be founded by a man named Patanjali who lived during the 300 BC. He first put into writing the teachings that had been passed verbally from teacher to student.
The word Yoga in Sanskrit means union. It aims at the union of the individual spirit with the universal spirit to free man from his own infirmities and limitations. Yoga is based on the laws of nature and is considered as one of the oldest sciences known to man. It has many branches like: Hatha, Guana, Lingnan-Yoni, Mantra, Raja, Kundalini, Karma, Bhakta, Laya and many other forms. This book will cover basic preparatory yoga that aims for perfect control of the body and mind and breathing. Benefits of Yoga Yoga masters called yogis say that un the body is fit, the mind cannot function to its fullest capacity. Yoga teaches that man has the power within himself to perfect himself, that man is the master of his own fate. We cannot lead a disorderly life and expect to have mental prowess and a body brimming with health and spiritual beauty.
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Thomas Hardy – The Short Stories - An Introduction. Many giants of Literature originate from the shores of these emerald isles; Shakespeare, Dickens, Chaucer, The Brontës and Austen to which most people would willingly add the name Thomas Hardy.
Far From The Madding Crowd, Tess Of The D'Urbervilles, The Mayor Of Casterbridge are but three of his literary masterpieces. But let us add to this his short stories. They are often overlooked as being the poor, under-developed relative of a greater work. But from writers of the calibre of Hardy this is just not so. He picks stories and creates characters that drive, meld and create pages that in their numerically shorter length are in fact the perfect length. Our stories are read for you by Richard Mitchley.
Helena just needed a date for her class reunion. She didn’t think any of her friends would be up for the task, but two of them are so willing they want to compete for the opportunity. Now, she’s dating two men she was once “just friends” with, and they’re surprising her more every day, both emotionally and physically. Her body and her heart send her mixed signals as she enjoys all the pleasures of their competition. She never suspected how either of them felt, and now it’s up to her to decide what she really wants in a man. She knows only one of them can win her love, and soon she has to decide whose arms to stay in forever…
RAYLA 2212 follows Rayla Illmatic, a third generation citizen of Planet Hope, a former Earth colony that has claimed its independence. But the utopian world has turned upside down and Rayla is on a quest to right the wrongs and end the rule of the Dirk. After her lover, and rebel leader Carcine disappears on a mission to find mystical scientist Moulan Shakur, Rayla embarks on a journey to complete it. She soon finds herself on a journey to find The Missing, a group of New Age Astronauts who were lost in the teleport project. But all isn't what it seems in this world where time and space shift at will. This story ties reincarnation, space travel, virtual worlds and love. As Rayla discovers new worlds, she comes to discover herself and her power.
We all love to grow beautiful plants and flowers in our yards.
When spring comes, it is only natural to want to get out there and get our hands dirty. Well, the one thing that we don’t want to do is spend a lot of money on planting materials and chemicals that we don’t want in our food and flowers anyway. So what are we to do? . Well, this is where composting comes in. When we start building our own compost, we are building our own natural fertilizer and growing materials. Sine we are creating these compost piles ourselves we know what is going to them and what is not. . In this book, we will walk you through the misconception many people have about composts and why you should start one. We will talk to you about what items you need to have in your compost piles in order to achieve the greatest benefits and what items you never want to add. And finally we will walk you through the process you need to follow in order to start your compost pile, maintain your compost and how to effectively use it to grow the healthiest gardens and plants that you can. . Don’t Delay, Download This Book Today!