Brandon Sanderson's White Sand Volume 1 (Signed Limited Edition)

Author: Brandon Sanderson

Publisher: Dynamite Entertainment


Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page: 160

View: 529

A brand new saga of magic and adventure by #1 New York Times best-selling author Brandon Sanderson. On the planet of Taldain, the legendary Sand Masters harness arcane powers to manipulate sand in spectacular ways. But when they are slaughtered in a sinister conspiracy, the weakest of their number, Kenton, believes himself to be the only survivor. With enemies closing in on all sides, Kenton forges an unlikely partnership with Khriss -- a mysterious Darksider who hides secrets of her own. White Sand brings to life a crucial, unpublished part of Brandon Sanderson's sprawling Cosmere universe. The story has been adapted by Rik Hoskin (Mercy Thompson), with art by Julius Gopez and colors by Ross Campbell. Employing powerful imagery and Sanderson's celebrated approach to magical systems, White Sand is a spectacular new saga for lovers of fantasy and adventure.

Landscape Detailing |:

Author: Michael Littlewood

Publisher: Routledge


Category: Architecture

Page: 208

View: 925

Michael Littlewood's Landscape Detailing is now well established as a valuable source of reference for architects, landscape architects, other professionals and students designing external works. Volume I, Enclosures, covers walls (free-standing, screen and retaining), fences, gates, barriers and bollards. Each section begins with technical guidance notes on design and construction and then provides a list of points against which specifications can be checked. This is followed by a set of drawn-to-scale detail sheets. These details can be traced for direct incorporation into the set of contract drawings. A list of relevant British Standards, references, bibliography and a list of associations and institutions indicate where further guidance can be obtained. As a ready reference for landscape designers and as an indispensable time-saving tool, Landscape Detailing is an essential for the design office.

Dainties for Home Parties

A Cook-Book for Dance-Suppers, Bridge Parties, Receptions, Luncheons, and Other Entertainments

Author: Florence Williams

Publisher: BOD GmbH DE


Category: Cooking

Page: 96

View: 965

Contains numerous recipes for various drinks and snacks - from hot and cold beverages to sandwiches and cakes.

White Sand and Grey Sand

Author: Stella Gibbons

Publisher: Random House


Category: Fiction

Page: 320

View: 444

On the dunes west of Bruges, two-year-old Ydette is found wrapped in a blanket and taken back to live in a small grocer's shop. Opposite the shop live the wealthy van Roeslaere family and their son, Adriaan, a spoilt boy, plagued by ugliness. With overtones of Beauty and the Beast, their romance matures as they grow up together and learn what should truly be valued in life.