Rachael Davenport, Janice Johnson, and Monica Smith come together one fateful weekend to attend a national sorority conference, and they forge a bond that will last the rest of their lives. Rachael Davenport, the founder and CEO of a boarding school for foster and homeless children, was born into a world of prostitution and incest. At the age of six, Rachael was given to a religious cult where she was forced into slave labor. Janice Johnson, a radiation oncologist, was born in a mental institution and passed around the foster care system before being adopted by an abusive woman. Janice ran away and joined the military, only to be caught in the middle of two wars. Monica Smith, an internationally famous crime scene investigator for the FBI, was sexually assaulted at the age of three and continually assaulted until her senior year in college. She is constantly haunted by nightmares that threaten her emotional well-being and her ability to have normal relationships. In Demons in the Closet, these three women struggle to cast off the demons of their pasts in order to become productive women in society. Gripping from the start, it is a story of the triumph of the human spirit over the evils of nature and society.
This novel is fantasy novel of series of books by John Peters. It narrates the story of an adventurous and full of excitement life of a boy named John. John is handsome boy, and he is senior student of architecture. He with the kate, to find his friend, David, who had been kidnapped by evil creatures go their land. Unknown land, full of evil creatures and events that sometimes lead to death, but it hasn't happen. And a fight full of excitement is done between them and the Representatives of evil, in the end, will find out, David by John?
In Dorothy Dearborn's book New Brunswick Ghosts!Demons! she chronicles the paranormal experiences of various New Brunswickers. Excerpt from the book: "There in the bed beside me in the exact place and in the way she always slep, her arms outside the covers, was Catherine. It was as if she had never got ill and gone to the hospital..........I fought back the fear and forced myself to reach out and touch her arm. It was hard. Stone-cold flesh."
"The one, only, and by far the best book synthesizing psychologyand investing. In addition to providing modern, scientificknowledge about psychology, this book provides a mirror into themind and wide breadth of knowledge of one of the leadingpractitioners of brief and effectual cures. Will help to cure yourtrading and your life." -Victor Niederhoffer, Chief Speculator, ManchesterInvestments Author, The Education of a Speculator and PracticalSpeculation "How refreshing! A book that rises above the old NLP model of the80's and provides insights on how our relationship with the marketis indeed a very personal one. Not only has Steenbarger providedsome fantastic tools for the trader to transform his mindset, buthe has contributed unique trading ideas as well. Brilliant!" -Linda Raschke, President, LBRGroup, Inc. "'Investigate, before you invest' was for many years the slogan ofthe New York Stock Exchange. I always thought a better one wouldbe, 'Investigate YOURSELF, before you invest.' The Psychology ofTrading should help you increase your annual investment rate ofreturn. Mandatory reading for anyone intending to earn a livelihoodthrough trading. " -Yale Hirsch, The Hirsch Organization Inc., Editor, The StockTrader's Almanac "This highly readable, highly educational, and highly entertainingbook will teach you as much about yourself as about trading. It'sOliver Sacks meets Mr. Market-extraordinary tales of ordinaryprofessionals and individuals with investment disorders, and howthey successfully overcame them. It is a must-read both for privateinvestors who have been shell-shocked in the bear market and wantto learn how to start again, as well as for pros who seek an extraedge from extra inner knowledge. Steenbarger's personal voyage intothe mind of the market is destined to become a classic." -Jon Markman, Managing Editor, CNBC on MSN Money Author, Online Investing and Swing Trading "Dr. Steenbarger's fascinating, highly readable blend of practicalinsights from his dual careers as a brilliant psychologist andtrader will benefit every investor; knowing oneself is as importantas knowing the market." -Laurel Kenner, CNBC.com Columnist, Author, Practical Speculation
The World's Greatest Mystery Writers on the World's Greatest Mystery Novels
Author: John Connolly
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
Category: Literary Collections
The world’s most beloved mystery writers celebrate their favorite mystery novels in this gorgeously wrought collection, featuring essays by Michael Connelly, Kathy Reichs, Ian Rankin, and more. In the most ambitious anthology of its kind, the world’s leading mystery writers come together to champion the greatest mystery novels ever written. In a series of personal essays that reveal as much about the authors and their own work as they do about the books that they love, over a hundred authors from twenty countries have created a guide that will be indispensable for generations of readers and writers. From Agatha Christie to Lee Child, from Edgar Allan Poe to P. D. James, from Sherlock Holmes to Hannibal Lecter and Philip Marlowe to Lord Peter Wimsey, Books to Die For brings together the best of the mystery world for a feast of reading pleasure, a treasure trove for those new to the genre and for those who believe that there is nothing new left to discover. This is the one essential book for every reader who has ever finished a mystery novel and thought…I want more!
In the year 2085, mankind has finally colonized the moon. The ISO ONE penal colony has become the off-world home to 300 of the earth's most vicious murderers, rapists and felons. Inside ISO ONE, something has gone terribly wrong. An incident of unspeakable savagery leads to the mysterious, completely inexplicable disappearance of every living being inside the colony. Three prison guards are sent to investigate the mystery of ISO ONE. There, they will confront a force so alien, so completely evil, they will learn that hell is not beneath us. It is 240,000 miles above.
The Book of Equanimity contains the first-ever complete English language commentary on one of the most beloved classic collections of Zen teaching stories (koans), making them vividly relevant to spiritual seekers and Zen students in the twenty-first century. Continually emphasizing koans as effective tools to discover and experience the deepest truths of our being, Wick brings the art of the koan to life for those who want to practice wisdom in their daily lives. The koan collection Wick explores here is highly esteemed as both literature and training material in the Zen tradition, in which koan-study is one of two paths a practitioner might take. This collection is used for training in many Zen centers in the Americas and in Europe but has never before been available with commentary from a contemporary Zen master. Wick's Book of Equanimity includes new translations of the preface, main case and verse for each koan, and modern commentaries on the koans by Wick himself.
The London Few & The Demons Of Finchley is the story of a team of mystery hunters being called to Finchley in North London. They have been called in to help, because a few thousand people have disappeared over the past few days. Including Reverend Holmes.Todd Robbins and his girlfriend Ruth McDonald advise them about what is going on before Mayor Newton finds them at the church. When they reach the Town Hall everything is explained to them, but it's not until they reach Reverend Holmes house they find out what's really going on and what's behind all the disappearing people of the past few days.What they are dealing with is Demons using the power of the Meadow Diamond to steal the reflection and soul of anyone that is foolish enough to touch it. Once they have the Demons hunt them down before allowing the Meadow Diamond to force the victim to disappear.The London Few are faced with a challenge unlike any they have seen before, as they face off against The Demons Of Finchley.
If you think ghosts are only responsible for hauntings, think again. The Demonologist reveals the grave religious process behind supernatural events and how it can happen to you. Used as a text in seminaries and classrooms, this is one book you can't put down. For over five decades Ed and Loraine Warren have been considered America's foremost experts on demonology and exorcism. With over 3,000 investigations to their credit, they reveal what actually breaks the peace in haunted houses. Expertly written by Gerald Daniel Brittle, a nonfiction writer with advanced degrees in literature and psychology specializing in mystical theology. Don't miss the Warrens in the new movie "The Conjuring."
Best-selling biographer Evan Maguire ventures out of his comfort zone of writing about ex-athletes, Hollywood stars, and teen sensations and finds himself in the world of the reclusive Solomon Rheela, the greatest Conspiracy Theorist of his generation. While Evan expects stories of little green men, assassination cover-ups, and secret societies that control the world to titillate his readership with, he finds that Solomon has a much different (and much more frightening) agenda. This agenda, mixed with ghosts from the past and a mysterious narrator that appears and disappears at will throughout the work, create a downward spiral for Evan that may or may not be escapable in the end.