More Than This

From two-time Carnegie Medal winner Patrick Ness comes an enthralling and provocative new novel chronicling the life — or perhaps afterlife — of a teen trapped in a crumbling, abandoned world.

Author: Patrick Ness

Publisher: Candlewick Press

ISBN: 0763667676

Category: Young Adult Fiction

Page: 480

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From two-time Carnegie Medal winner Patrick Ness comes an enthralling and provocative new novel chronicling the life — or perhaps afterlife — of a teen trapped in a crumbling, abandoned world. A boy named Seth drowns, desperate and alone in his final moments, losing his life as the pounding sea claims him. But then he wakes. He is naked, thirsty, starving. But alive. How is that possible? He remembers dying, his bones breaking, his skull dashed upon the rocks. So how is he here? And where is this place? It looks like the suburban English town where he lived as a child, before an unthinkable tragedy happened and his family moved to America. But the neighborhood around his old house is overgrown, covered in dust, and completely abandoned. What’s going on? And why is it that whenever he closes his eyes, he falls prey to vivid, agonizing memories that seem more real than the world around him? Seth begins a search for answers, hoping that he might not be alone, that this might not be the hell he fears it to be, that there might be more than just this. . . .

More Than This

I'll confess, I don't think More Than This is funny-funny or, rather, as funny as my
stuff usually can be. It's a love story, not necessarily a comedic one, but it does
have light and absurd moments which I look forward to experiencing in my own
life.

Author: Margo Candela

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9781416572145

Category: Fiction

Page: 368

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Sometimes what we have is not enough. She doesn't know his name and he doesn't know hers, but they just might be perfect for each other. Alexander Velazquez, an ambitious lawyer from a working-class neighborhood, and Evelyn Sinclair, a daughter of privilege trying to make it on her own, are strangers living parallel yet very different lives. Alex finds himself deeply entrenched in the life of an unredeemable client, and Evelyn realizes she's committed herself to a company with questionable ethics. They are both brokenhearted workaholics constantly trying to keep up with the demands of family and friends. What they both want is to find meaning in their lives; what they're doing is looking in the wrong directions. As they watch each other through their office windows, all they can do is wonder about what might happen if they took a chance on the stranger across the street.

More Than This

She could potentially setup three more dates. The thought of the lastone soured
the idea. Oneemail fromMr. Carlson asking herto stop by Tuesday, if at
allpossible. She'd have to think about it.How bad couldit be? Summer school
hadn'teven ...

Author: Shannyn Schroeder

Publisher: Kensington Publishing Corp.

ISBN: 1601830076

Category: Fiction

Page: 314

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When a lonely teacher teams up with a handsome bartender for some outrageous acts, they both get more than they bargained for. . . Learning her ex-husband is going to be a father, Quinn Adams is determined to have a baby of her own--without the partnership of a man. But her sister and friends believe she needs to focus on herself first, and step out of her comfort zone by completing a list of adventures. Challenge number one is to go on five dates within two weeks. After a few disastrous attempts, Quinn's ready to give up--until sexy bartender Ryan O'Leary offers his assistance. Ryan has always been the dependable one in his family, often at his expense. But lately, he's been longing for a life--and a woman--of his own. The woman he has in mind is Quinn. Though it seems all she wants is friendship, Ryan can't ignore the explosive chemistry he feels between them. In the hopes of becoming closer, Ryan offers to help out with Quinn's list. But when she asks him for a serious favor, he's afraid it will jeopardize his chance to become more than friends. 102,100

You Are More Than This Will Ever Be

You Are More Than This Will Ever Be will alarm, inspire and motivate you. It is
written as a self-help book for anyone who is using methamphetamine and needs
help to stop. Using the system, you will coach yourself out of using the drug and ...

Author: Christina Stroud

Publisher: Morgan James Publishing

ISBN: 1614482845

Category: Self-Help

Page: 196

View: 861

Christina has combined leading-edge technology with age-old wisdom and a dose of common sense. Within minutes of starting to read this book you will be engaged by the true life stories of those that fall prey to the dirty drug, methamphetamine, and their own stories of how they recovered. Whether as a user, family, friend, partner, or child of someone using, this book offers tools and strategies to make things better. You Are More Than This Will Ever Be challenges old and still current thinking, debunks myths and makes no excuses for users of methamphetamine. Based on her experiences working with users from all walks of life, Christina has a hard-hitting yet empathetic style that will feel as if she is in the room with you, offering support and help.

There s More to Life Than This

Then. What? If you're one of those really busy or active people whose coffee mug
says, “I'll rest when I'm dead,” I've got news for you—the afterlife is not one long
nap. You may rest for a bit, but you've got places to go, Spirit to see. You'll glide ...

Author: Theresa Caputo

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1476727082

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 256

View: 684

Blending together personal stories, anecdotes, and client readings, the star of TLC's "Long Island Medium" shares her world and her gift of communicating with those who have crossed over to the other side.

There s Gotta Be More to Life Than This

God desires and He can bless us with so much more than just finances. As I have
stated before, I wanted more. For example, if my bank account printed out
350,000 or -350 I had a negative desire in me, which would always want more
money.

Author: Malcolm Gilbert

Publisher: Xulon Press

ISBN: 1604773197

Category: Religion

Page: 108

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In today's age and culture, almost anything goes. This book exists to detail a true, graphic, and honest perspective of my life and to show where to obtain the truth for our lives. In my past, I was hurting and I was allowing this world to consume me. I was going in the right direction in a wrong world. I wanted change, but I didn't want to change. We have reached a critical and saturated level of desensitization. The world is in a current state of spiritual depression. A true connection is being lost with today's generation. I had to stand up and shine light into a dark world to which I was once a part of. There millions of adults and young adults who are looking for truthful answers in their current situations. This book describes, in detail, aspects of my past, negative mindset and the subtle destruction that was occurring. I have been saved by grace! I have been fortunate to live in many U.S. cities and also overseas. I have traveled to many foreign countries. I have also experienced many aspects in my young life. This sinful world will not last. My life has been sustained to show the present light of my life, through glimpses, of my past darkness. My life has been completely changed. I was lost just like millions of souls are right now. But I knew that there had to be more to life than what I was going through. I am so grateful and thankful! I have accepted my free gift.

More Than this World Dreams of

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More to Life Than This

'Then I'm going to have my wicked waywith him until dawn.' 'Thisis nota good
idea, Sonia,' Kate advised. 'In fact, it's one of the worst ideas you've everhad.' '
Ihave my heart set on it.' 'It's not your heart I'm worried about. There are other
parts of ...

Author: Carole Matthews

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 1405523654

Category: Fiction

Page: 416

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Kate Lewis is thirty-five and feeling restless. She's fed up of worrying about the ironing and would like her husband Jeffrey to pay more attention to her than his golf clubs. There must be more to life than this! Kate enrols herself on a T'ai Chi course and takes best friend Sonia along for the ride. She's determined to 'find herself' but it's easier said than done, especially when she finds the distracting Ben Mahler first . . .

It Can t Get Any Better Than This

He had many wonderful qualities which I have learned to treasure now that he is
no more with me. I realize more than ever the things that he stood for. My
Grandma Whitney lived near Maxwell most of her lifetime—the later years were
spent ...

Author: Esta Freeland Cox

Publisher: iUniverse

ISBN: 0595334687

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 156

View: 919

You hear the term "melting pot" applied to the American Experience over and over again, but it seldom hits home until you put a face on those that are "melting." Esta Freeland Cox is one of those faces. Her grandmother was an emigrant from Wales and her father from English ancestry. Racy stories of early family members serving at the King's court in London can be found on one side of the family, as well as knights fighting Moors. Interspersed among the famous are lists of those common folk: farmers, small business owners, men and woman, miners, and entrepreneurs. Among them all is found this wonderful woman, 91 years old at the time of the publication of this book. She was one of a family of 12 kids, going through the depression years, numerous wars, marriage, and the deaths of siblings and two husbands and two sons. Yet this 91-year-old still shovels her own snow and walks two miles a day. I am sure you will find these writings an inspiration for your life as you see the mind of this saint in print.

A Better World Than This

Florence chose lovely friezes for the dining room and lounge – lightning flashes
in orange and electric blue – they really brighten up the walls, which have come
out a bit paler than I expected. Everything seems to have cost more than I ...

Author: Joseph

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 1448107784

Category: Fiction

Page: 400

View: 994

In a small Lancashire cotton town in the 1930s, Daisy Bell dreams her life away. At twenty-six, still a spinster and heiress to her mother's potato pie shop, she's resigned to a lonely old age. But toiling over the bake-house fire she dreams of a better world - a world of glamour and romance as seen on the silver screen. Then she meets Sam a dashing Clark Gable look-alike and chauffeur to a wealthy London businessman - and suddenly her life is changed forever...

You Are More Than This

There's no barrier to success. It's all about you. This book will help you find a way out of ignorance and develop a very strong database that will usher you into the future that you have always dreamt of.

Author: Gbeminiyi Eboda

Publisher:

ISBN: 9781539561408

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There's no barrier to success. It's all about you. This book will help you find a way out of ignorance and develop a very strong database that will usher you into the future that you have always dreamt of.

Sams Teach Yourself Dreamweaver UltraDev 4 in 21 Days

Who is it that says most , which Galler can say more than this rich praise , that you
alone are you . Who is it that says News most , which can say more than this rich
praise , that you alone are you . Who is it that says most , which can say more ...

Author: John Ray

Publisher: Sams Publishing

ISBN: 9780672319013

Category: Dreamweaver (Computer file)

Page: 767

View: 866

Ready-to-use building blocks for integrated circuit design. Why start coding from scratch when you can work from this library of pre-tested routines, created by an HDL expert? There are plenty of introductory texts to describe the basics of Verilog, but "Verilog Designer's Library" is the only book that offers real, reusable routines that you can put to work right away. "Verilog Designer's Library" organizes Verilog routines according to functionality, making it easy to locate the material you need. Each function is described by a behavioral model to use for simulation, followed by the RTL code you'll use to synthesize the gate-level implementation. Extensive test code is included for each function, to assist you with your own verification efforts. Coverage includes: Essential Verilog coding techniques Basic building blocks of successful routines State machines and memories Practical debugging guidelines Although "Verilog Designer's Library" assumes a basic familiarity with Verilog structure and syntax, it does not require a background in programming. Beginners can work through the book in sequence to develop their skills, while experienced Verilog users can go directly to the routines they need. Hardware designers, systems analysts, VARs, OEMs, software developers, and system integrators will find it an ideal sourcebook on all aspects of Verilog development.

It Just Doesn t Get Any Better Than This

... both sides of the argument. However, there's no disputing the fact that in one
way or another, your parents were the ones responsible for the genes, and more
than likely were also primarily responsible for the environment you were raised in
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Author: Brad F. Simmons

Publisher: iUniverse

ISBN: 1440108331

Category: Humor

Page: 124

View: 933

There were black bulb-looking plungers, brown bowl-shaped plungers, yellow elliptical-shaped ones, some with short handles and some with longer handles, some rubber, some plastic. Wow, do they have any with a graphite shaft? Any treated lumber handles Hmmmm, I wonder which one of these will work the best on my toilet? Must I take a clay imprint of the commode bottom? Now I was confused unsure if any particular style would fit better, or create more suction and push versus another. As I stood there studying the design of each one I thought how great it would be if I could try them out. You know, kind of like kicking the tires on a car before you buy it. Doubt I could test one and return it, just didn't seem like I should ask. So instead upon impulse I took won of the basic models and jabbed it at my feet onto the floor. Yep, it stuck, pretty dang good, this one could work. As I tugged on the plunger's handle I noticed the rough floor and thought to myself, "they need to finish repairing these vinyl tiles pretty soon." It was at this point that I hear someone from several aisles over yell across the store, "NO, wait!!"

Nothing Is Worth More Than This Day

A book of inspirational quotations, Nothing Is Worth More Than This Day presents hundreds of reminders from some of the smartest people who ever lived—from Dr. Seuss to Erma Bombeck, Thich Nhat Hanh to Lena Dunham—that happiness is ...

Author: Kathryn Petras

Publisher: Workman Publishing

ISBN: 0761189114

Category: Self-Help

Page: 396

View: 218

A book of inspirational quotations, Nothing Is Worth More Than This Day presents hundreds of reminders from some of the smartest people who ever lived—from Dr. Seuss to Erma Bombeck, Thich Nhat Hanh to Lena Dunham—that happiness is everywhere and the glass is half-full. It’s the perfect gift of optimism, for good times and not-so-good times.

More Than this World Dreams Of a Little Book for Human Needs in Wartime

Author: John Coulson Kernahan

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There Must be More Than this

Judith Wright helps identify the deeper needs behind these addictions and offers a complete, eight-step programme that has been used by hundreds of her students to help them to open up their lives to a greater sense of purpose and happiness ...

Author: Judith Wright

Publisher:

ISBN: 9780553815900

Category: Compulsive behavior

Page: 298

View: 820

We all have an innate desire to lead emotionally fulfilling lives, but too often we are tripped up by our dependence on seemingly harmless habits - shopping, watching television, gossiping, surfing the Net - routines that can insulate us from our thoughts, our feelings, and from other people. These seemingly harmless habits are soft addictions, and they form a powerful net that traps us and prevents us from realizing our dreams. Soft addictions satisfy surface needs but they ignore our deeper needs. They numb feelings and help us avoid anxieties, substituting a superficial high or sense of activity for genuine purpose and fulfilment. In a very real sense, we become hooked on these habitual behaviours. But unlike drugs or alcohol, our soft addictions arrive in the guise of a normal, socially acceptable activity. Judith Wright helps identify the deeper needs behind these addictions and offers a complete, eight-step programme that has been used by hundreds of her students to help them to open up their lives to a greater sense of purpose and happiness.

More than a Savior

There was no fact more important to John than this one. This was his anchor
point in life. This was the lightbulb over his head and the fire in his belly. He was
the object of Gods intense affection and devotion. for your times, a rich store of ...

Author: Robert C. Crosby

Publisher: Multnomah

ISBN: 030777869X

Category: Religion

Page: 366

View: 702

Experience Jesus in a new and intimate way--the same way His friends knew Him in this book by the co-founder of Teaming Life, Robert C. Crosby. He's the King of kings and Lord of lords, the Savior and God with us. However, can we really know Jesus as our best friend? Drawing on the close relationships that Jesus had while on earth, the wisdom of great men and women of God through the ages, and personal experience, Crosby takes readers to that place of personal transformation. More than a passage, it is a day-by-day reality where deep abiding friendship takes hold. Side by side with Jesus, readers discover the greatest friendship in the universe as it was intended to be.

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Can any Thing be more religious than this Exhortation to Contrition ! Can any
Thing more resemble the Phrafe of a Ghosily Father to his Penient ! Those that
have of fended in a publick Manner , ought , surely , to make as publick a
Reparation ...

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Nothing Is Worth More Than This Day

A great notebook for everyday use.

Author: Open Mind

Publisher:

ISBN: 9781712611364

Category:

Page: 110

View: 797

A great notebook for everyday use. You can write in it your private thoughts and drawings. It is also perfect for writing matters related to office work. Get inspired every day. This beautiful and motivational journal is perfect to write down all your ideas. It can be used as a notebook, journal, dream book, planer,task list manager, composition book, diary, food diaries, creative writing, hand Writing, cursive practice, homework, school notebooks, orgazinational material. This paperback notebook is 6" x 9" and has 110 pages. Im happy to serv You, please check my others Notebooks.

Better Than This

Thrilling contemporary novel from the author of THE SNOW FALCON and STILL WATER. What could be better than this.

Author: Stuart Harrison

Publisher:

ISBN: 9780006514572

Category: Businesspeople

Page: 405

View: 207

Thrilling contemporary novel from the author of THE SNOW FALCON and STILL WATER. What could be better than this... To all appearances, Nick has an eviable life: his own advertising company, comfortable house in a desirable area of San Francisco, car to die for and, above all, a gorgeous wife whom he loves more than anything. But he knows that the company could fold if his latest pitch isn't successful. Trouble is, he's neglected to mention this to his wife or best friend and business partner. When they find out, they start to see him in a different light and a fatal distrust creeps in. Oblivious to everything but the need to succeed, Nick can't see what's happening to the rest of his life. Inexorably, the destructive momentum grows and Nick is left desperately pinning his hopes on one impossible scheme. How far will he go to save his marriage? Theft? Murder? Will it really lead to something better than this?