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The New York Times bestselling investigation into white-collar unemployment from "our premier reporter of the underside of capitalism"--The New York Times Book Review Americans' working lives are growing more precarious every day. Corporations slash employees by the thousands, and the benefits and pensions once guaranteed by "middle-class" jobs are a thing of the past. In "Bait and Switch," Barbara Ehrenreich goes back undercover to explore another hidden realm of the economy: the shadowy world of the
From #1 New York Times bestselling author Sandra Brown comes another masterful creation, a riveting novel of suspense, revenge, and unpredictable twists and turns...Identical twins Melina and Gillian Lloyd haven't considered switching places since childhood. So when Melina proposes that Gillian take her place as a media escort to NASA astronaut Col. "Chief" Hart, she refuses...at first. The following morning Melina receives terrible news: her sister has been brutally murdered-and Chief, though innocent, is
Save 27% ($7.01) Switch: How to Change Things When Change Is Hard Chip Heath Dan Heath Random House, Inc / 2010 / Hardcover $26 .00 Save 27% ($7.01) Buy 12 or more for $18.04 each. CBD Stock No: WW528750
In 1941 Winston Churchill was Hitler's worst enemy. Then a Nazi secret agent changed everything. What if Neville Chamberlain, instead of appeasing Hitler, had stood up to him in 1938? Enraged, Hitler reacts by lashing out at the West, promising his soldiers that they will reach Paris by the new year. Instead, three years pass, and with his genocidal apparatus not fully in place, Hitler barely survives a coup, while Jews cling to survival, and England and France wonder whether the war is still worthwhile.
In this age of an open Internet, it is easy to forget that every American information industry, beginning with the telephone, has eventually been taken captive by some ruthless monopoly or cartel. With all our media now traveling a single network, an unprecedented potential is building for centralized control over what Americans see and hear. Could history repeat itself with the next industrial consolidation? Could the Internet—the entire flow of American information—come to be ruled by one corporate
Some things are best left forgotten. A gripping account of espionage and loyalty from National Book Award Finalist Chris Lynch. All Daniel wants to do is spend one last summer with his grandfather before he moves away for college and his grandfather’s dementia pulls them apart. But when his dear old Da starts to let things slip about the job he used to hold—people he’s killed, countries he’s overthrown—old work “friends” show up to make sure he stays quiet. Was his grandfather really involved in a world of
Beginning Microsoft Visual Studio LightSwitch Development Istv?n Nov?k Publisher: Wiley / Wrox Released: June 2011 Pages: 464 Accelerate and simplify application development with Microsoft Visual Studio LightSwitch As Microsoft's newest offering for speeding up and simplifying the process of application development, LightSwitch allows you to create applications without writing a single line of code. This full-color book presents you with a thorough introduction to LightSwitch, and then demonstrates how to
Super Switch! Alexander, Heather Political Science Public Policy City - Juvenile Fiction Animals General Fantasy & Magic
A LONELY LITTLE boy who is scared of the dark sits in his room alone, with only light for company, until a little girl named Dark appears and shows him that light switches don't just switch off the lightthey switch on the night. And to switch on the night is to switch on the stars, the moon, the crickets, and the frogs. With the Dillons' dreamlike illustrations, Switch on the Night is sure to reassure any child who has felt afraid of the unkown; the story will also impress adult readers with its
The Great Quarterback Switch Christopher, Matt Juvenile Fiction Genera - Juvenile Fiction Sports & Recreation Football Family Siblings Social Issues Special Needs General
Buy The All-New Switch Book by Rich Seifert in Hardcover for the low price of 85.00. Find this product in Computers & Internet > Networking - Local Area Networks (LANs).
What is the least we need to achieve the most? With this question in mind, MIT graduate Eric Brende flipped the switch on technology. He and his wife, Mary, ditched their car, electric stove, refrigerator, running water, and everything else motorized or "hooked to the grid," and spent eighteen months living in a remote community so primitive in its technology that even the Amish consider it antiquated. Better Off is the story of their real-life experiment to see whether our cell phones, wide-screen TVs, and
Description Seven Year Switch "[A] lively, warm-hearted look at changing courses mid -life . " - - People Just when she's finally figured out how to manage on her own, Jill Murray's ex-husband, Seth, is back --crashing into the man-free existence Jill and her ten-year-old daughter, Anastasia, have built so carefully. Jill's life just hasn't turned out quite the way she'd planned. By now, she'd hoped to be jetting around the world as a high-end cultural coach. Instead, she's answering phones for a local
The Sister Switch Mason, Jane B. Juvenile Fiction Social Issues Friend - Juvenile Fiction Family Siblings Social Issues Friendship General School & Education
Now back in print along with Roald Dahl’s My Uncle Oswald , a surprisingly naughty and hilarious adult book by the beloved children’s author Great wit, melancholy, and a sense of the erotic that would make even a fan of Fifty Shades of Grey blush pervade this collection of four adult short stories by Roald Dahl. Included here are "The Visitor" and "Bitch," featuring the hilariously vivid exploits of the notorious Uncle Oswald, as well as "The Great Switcheroo" and "The Last Act." In these taut black
Claire Waters is a dedicated forensic psychiatrist with unnervingly personal insights into the criminal mind. Haunted by a disturbing childhood incident, Claire has always been drawn to those rare "untreatable" patients who seem to have no conscience or fear. But one shocking case could make or break her career - and it's waiting for her in the psychiatric wing of New York City's Rikers Island. Quimby is a deranged inmate whose boyish good looks hide a sordid history of dysfunction and abuse, and he
Kai and Hal go undercover as students at the Teito Academy to bust a drug ring working out of the elite private school. With one student dead already, Kai is desperate to solve the case. But with the leaders of the drug ring spiraling out of control and Kai's cover about to be blown, can he break the case before the whole school suffers?
• Switch is from Square Enix, the Japanese publisher of Fullmetal Alchemist and Final Fantasy. • The famous naked ape duo also design posters, album covers, and phone cards. • For fans of TV procedural dramas such as Miami Vice, CSI, SVU and NCIS • The art's line work and use of blacks is reminiscent of Takeshi Obata’s artwork in Death Note. • Authors maintain a website with updates and lots of artwork. Soon to be in English. www.naked-ape.net • Existing U.S. awareness and a live-journal community Kai Eto
CCNP SWITCH 642-813 Official Certification Guide David Hucaby, CCIE(R) No. 4594 CCNP SWITCH Exam Preparation Master the CCNP(R) SWITCH 642-813 exam with this official study guide Assess your knowledge with chapter-opening quizzes Review key concepts with Exam Preparation Tasks Practice with realistic exam questions on the CD-ROM "CCNP SWITCH 642-813 Official Certification Guide" is a best-of-breed Cisco(R) exam study guide that focuses specifically on the objectives for the CCNP(R) SWITCH exam. Network
Hailey Twitch and the Great Teacher Switch Published: 11/02/2010 Hailey Twitch and the Great Teacher Switch Hailey Twitch has a secret . Description Hailey Twitch has a secret. She has a friend named Maybelle—a sprite that no one else can see. Hailey’s class is performing a play that is fun, fun, fun! Hailey wants to be the Hailey Twitch has a secret. She has a friend named Maybelle—a sprite that no one else can see. Hailey’s class is performing a play that is fun, fun, fun! Hailey wants to be the star.
Sophomore Switch McDonald, Abby Juvenile Fiction Family General Social - Juvenile Fiction Social Issues Adolescence People & Places United States Europe Love & Romance Friendship General School & Education
Switch on Your Brain: The Key to Peak Happiness, Thinking, and Health By Leaf, Dr Caroline Format: Hardcover Publisher : Baker Books ISBN: 0801015707 ISBN-13: 9780801015700 SKU: 9780801015700 Online Stock: 495 According to researchers, the vast majority -- a whopping 75-98 percent -- of the illnesses that plague us today are a direct result of our thought life. What we think about truly affects us both physically and emotionally. In fact, fear alone triggers more than 1,400 known physical and chemical
Shipping Flipping the Switch... Unleash the Power of Personal Accountability Using the QBQ! John G. Miller $13.55 $6.40 (32%) Hardcover, 144pp . 9780399152955 Putnam Adult December 29, 2005 Item No: 9780399152955 Asking the right kind of question isonly the first step to becoming fullyengaged at work and in life. In his bestselling book , John G. Miller revealed how personal accountability helps to create opportunity, overcome obstacles, and achieve goals by eliminating blame, complaining, and