Diesel Sweeties Vol. 1

I'm a Rocker. I Rock Out.

Author: R. Stevens

Publisher: Oni Press


Category: Humor

Page: 136

View: 321

DIESEL SWEETIES, the long-running, pioneering webcomic that was into pixel art before pixel art was cool and made fun of hipsters before you knew what that word meant, is now available in the best form possible: artisanal, paper-based pixels. This book boils down hundreds of strips of music elitist snobbery into an intensely potent jam of cheerful disdain destined to heap minute-upon-extended minute of enjoyment into your life.

Down Set Fight!

Author: Chris Sims

Publisher: Oni Press


Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 144

View: 800

One man versus every mascot in professional sports. THEY WILL ALL BE PUNCHED. It’s kick-off time for this year’s most action-packed and hilarious comic! "Fearless" Chuck Fairlane was football’s fastest rising star, but his career came to a screeching halt when he was expelled from the league after goin’ HAM and causing the biggest brawl in the history of sports. Years later, Chuck has found peace as a high school football coach, until costumed mascots begin attacking him for seemingly no reason. Before long, Chuck's going to discover that you can't run away from the past—but you CAN punch it square in the face!

The Fourth Conspirator

Author: Barry S Willdorf

Publisher: Simon and Schuster


Category: Fiction

Page: 211

View: 937

Recently arrived in Mendocino County, Christina Lima takes a job as PR director for her "Auntie Estella's" Belmonte Winery while Nate Lewis sets up a law practice to Ukiah. They've barely moved into their new home when winery V.P. Vince Russo, an ex-Marine with a hair-trigger temper, is accused of killing a man ripping off his pot garden. Was it murder or self-defense? Nate takes the case. Meanwhile Estella is dying and Christina's cousins begin to fight over the inheritance of the winery. While preparing a winery accounting in anticipation of the probate fight to come, Christina is critically injured. Was it just an accident or attempted murder? Are the pot garden shooting and Christina's injury somehow connected? There'll be several more deaths before the truth emerges.

Angels Club (Middle Grade Novel - Horses, Kids, Friendship, Bullying and Ethnic Diversity)

Author: Courtney Vail

Publisher: West Ridge Farm Publishing


Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 225

View: 527

Hola, Cuties! I’m Jacinda Gonzalez, almost twelve. Although I think I’m pretty nice, not to mention way cool and one of the most knowledgeable people in all things horse, I just can’t make any friends in my new school. The only things flying my way are totally rude insults. The horseback riding therapy farm where I volunteer becomes my perfect escape from mean bullies. And when Angel, a scrawny, muddy American Curly, shows up as rescue, no one but me can see her potential and lovableness, so I take her on as a project horse to get her ready for sale. But, the thing is, I don’t want them to sell her. She’d be so perfect for therapy. So perfect. Now, if only I could prove it. Anyway, Angel’s sugar-candy personality inspires me to be sweet in spite of bad things happening to me. So, of course, I can’t resist the urge to make the world a whole lot brighter. Come on in and see how I do it! Middle Grade, Children's book, ages 6-8, 10-12, and up. A clean, cute, touching story for any lover of horses. American Curly Horse. Girls, bullying, friendship, multi-ethnic, handi-capable, diverse kid's book, farm life, horse rescue.

Formula for Terror

Author: Roger S. Williams

Publisher: Lulu.com


Category: Fiction

Page: 566

View: 658

A young rookie lady police officer wants to see action. Well, she gets more than she asked for when a serial murder is at large and mutilated bodies of women are discovered. The FBI gets involved and the story moves from a small to town to San Francisco and to the stormy ocean's thunderous waves brought on by grueling storms. Boats and cars and police are not enough to keep up with murder, torture and rape. Money is one thing that is wanted but it doesn't satisfy the hunger of a psychotic killer whose friends like murder as well. Who will live and who will die is the question that is answered only as you read through till the end. This thriller will have you spell bound.

Time Out London Shops and Services

The Essential London Sourcebook

Author: Lisa Ritchie

Publisher: Time Out


Category: Travel

Page: 304

View: 762

Featuring more than 3,000 shops and services, this 12th edition of a perennial favorite is fully updated. Packed with the latest stores and trends across the capital, as well as new looks at old favorites.

Novel Openers

First Sentences of 11,000 Fictional Works, Topically Arranged with Subject, Keyword, Author, and Title Indexing

Author: Bruce L. Weaver

Publisher: McFarland Publishing


Category: Reference

Page: 986

View: 168

Arranged by topic and subdivided chronologically, Weaver presents first lines from literary works written in English.

Time Out Paris


Publisher: Penguin USA


Category: Travel

Page: 416

View: 941

This revised guide to Paris provides detailed, reliable and practical information on all aspects of visiting the French capital. It includes detailed information on Paris by area, from its historic heart to buzzing streetlife, as well as sight-seeing, and restaurants, bars and brasseries. This new edition examines and explains the cultural shifts influencing the vibes in a city that is modernizing and embracing change at astonishing speed.