The science of tomorrow is the reality of his today and he intends to do something wonderful that is science fiction to the rest of us.Chesterton K is a teacher and a brilliant scientist who lives in two worlds, ours and the Fractal Universe. He can do things most of us can only dream about. And he's just getting started.
The book is divided into four parts: "Crystals"/ "Worship"/ "Power Prose"/ "Treasures" -- to appeal to intellectuals, to the passionate, to the Worshipful and to fun lovers. Many have found it to be ideal for gift giving. Opening statement is: "Laughter-Explosive, Delightful, Refreshing, and bright!" Other excerpts: "Knowledge is a pile of bricks -- Wisdom is the architect" /"Pleasure and peace together are great - but never trust pleasure alone!" / "One kind word can turn a soul from death to life." "On bars of gold we sit - and cry for shiny dimes!"/ "This world is filled with knowledge yet reeling with confusion. To the lost it offers choices -- and to the thirsty, salty water!" This volume is about as varied as life itself -- and provides a penetrating light for some of life's deepest mysteries. At the same time it touches the human heart so intimately that reader's tears have often have begun to flow. In places it is gloriously inspiring and in other places tenderly comforting. It is definitely a treasure for all times, people, and conditions. Enjoy!
Nate Wright is the 11-year-old star of New York Times bestselling author Lincoln Peirce's wildly popular comic strip Big Nate, which debuted in 1991. On top of his stardom, Nate is a professional pest to school principals, a chess prodigy, and a self-described genius. And when his hilarious wisecracks and pranks get him in trouble, Nate's winning personality and charming over-confidence will delight and entertain readers.¡Diga hola al aspirante a caricaturista, Nate Wright! Con once años de edad, Nate está en el sexto grado, y tiene el récord por la cantidad de detenciones mas altas en la historia de la escuela. Él es la estrella de Big Nate, la tira cómica popular por Lincoln Peirce, que debutó en 1991. Además de ser una estrella, Nate es una molestia profesional para los directores de la escuela, un prodigio del ajedrez, y un genio autoproclamado. Y cuando sus bromas hilarantes lo meten en problemas, su personalidad encantadora junto con su exceso de confianza, llegara a encantar y entretener a los lectores.
In this fun-filled look at fractions, Brian P. Cleary and Brian Gable demonstrate how fractions work by splitting whole objects into parts. The comical cats of the wildly popular Words Are CATegorical® series divide everything from pieces of pizza to groups of people into halves, thirds, tenths, and more. Peppy rhymes, goofy illustrations, and kid-friendly examples take the fear out of fractions.
Marvel and Bungie team up to create The Halo Graphic Novel HC based on the best-selling video game. The graphic novel brings the Halo universe to life for the first time in the sequential art medium in a 128-page, full color, high quality, jacketed, hardcover graphic novel. Stories include: "Last Voyage of the Infinite Succor" by Simon Bisley and Lee Hammock. When communications from a Covenant agricultural support ship are mysteriously terminated, an Elite Commander and his squad of Special Forces are sent to investigate. In "Armor Testing" by Ed Lee and Jay Faerber, the only way to test Spartan armor, is to send a Spartan. The question is what's really being tested? In Tsutomo Nihei's "Breaking Quarantine," the untold tale of Sergeant Johnson's escape from the clutches of the Flood menace is revealed! Finally, Moebius and Brett Lewis' "Second Sunrise Over New Mombasa" tells of the subtler, more dangerous fights taking place on the streets of New Mombasa and in the hearts and minds of men. Cover by Phil Hale. Gallery art created a number of elite artists including Rick Berry, Geof Darrow, Scott Fischer, Sterling Hundley, Craig Mullins, George Pratt, Juan Ramirez, George Staples, Justin Sweet, John Van Fleet and Kent Williams.
Street photographer and storyteller extraordinaire Brandon Stanton is the creator of the wildly popular blog "Humans of New York." He is also the author of the #1 New York Times bestseller Humans of New York. To create Little Humans, a 40-page photographic picture book for young children, he's combined an original narrative with some of his favorite children's photos from the blog, in addition to all-new exclusive portraits. The result is a hip, heartwarming ode to little humans everywhere.
At first look you may not see anything amiss, but upon closer inspection you'll find that things are not what they appear to be! Thomas Barbèy is a highly regarded photographer and photomontage artist. Known for his consummate technical skill of combining wildly disparate imagery into one captivating piece of art, he draws the viewer in with a blend of imagination and curiosity. The images of this sought after and collected artist will mesmerize you for the entire year.
Inspired and wildly imaginative, Beethovens Wig: Sing Along Symphonies are zany stick-in-your-head lyrics set to some of the greatest masterpieces of classical music. Written by Richard Perlmutter, each piece is filled with fact and fancy about the worlds most notable composers and their masterpieces, opening a door to serious music in a way thats fun. This collection contains all 11 songs from the first Beethovens Wig: Sing Along Symphonies recording. This series of recordings has won 46 awards, including four Grammy Award nominations for Best Music Album for Children. Titles: Beethovens Wig * Can You Can-Can? * Drip, Drip, Drip * Franz Liszt the Famous Pianist * Harmony * Haydns Great Surprise * Hey, Guitar Teacher * Just for Elise * Kings and Queens of England * Please Dont Play Your Violin at Night * Tchaikovskys Cannonball.