Just for a Thrill

Lil Hardin Armstrong, First Lady of Jazz

Author: James L. Dickerson

Publisher: Cooper Square Press


Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 272

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Lil Hardin Armstrong, Louis Armstrong's second wife, was a phenomenal jazz pianist who helped Louis achieve the status of jazz legend. This biography recounts her early years in Memphis, her career in roaring Chicago, and her separation from Louis.

Hot and Heavy

Author: Erika Wilde

Publisher: Janelle Denison, Inc.


Category: Fiction

Page: 300

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He swore he wouldn’t touch her, but she’s about to test his restraint. Prim and proper secretary Melodie Turner has been in lust for her boss for years . . . and she's finally going to do something about it. P.I. Cole Sommers might be able to barely resist her sexy new attitude and flirtatious behavior, but when she takes a cue from his current case and decides to seduce Cole’s mind with highly provocative letters, she knows his body won't be very far behind . . . Cole is definitely in over his head. He's got more cases than he can handle, but all he can think about is taking his secretary to bed, turning her over his knee, and showing her what happens to naughty girls who don’t behave. At every turn, Melodie is there, taunting him, teasing him, making him burn with a deep, undeniable need. But Cole promised her father that he’d protect her—even from himself—which means she’s off-limits. Only he hadn't counted on being the target of Melodie's irresistible sensual assaults. Nor had he planned to lose his hardened heart in the battle . . .

Hot and Bothered

Author: Erika Wilde

Publisher: Janelle Denison, Inc.


Category: Fiction


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He’s finally met his match . . . P.I. Noah Sommers has always wanted Natalie Hastings. When a car accident leaves her with short-term memory loss, he doesn’t hesitate to take her in, along with protecting her when he learns she’s acquired a stalker. The hardest part of living with Natalie is keeping his hands off her until she can remember what happened. Only, he hadn’t counted on this beautiful, sexy woman making his job so difficult. Natalie’s world has been turned upside down. Her only constant is her gorgeous “fiancé”, Noah. And she wants him . . . constantly. Only, all of a sudden he’s acting noble. But not for long, because Natalie is planning a seduction he won’t be able to resist. Before long, she has Noah right where she wants him. In her bed and her heart. But will happen when Natalie discovers that their relationship was all an act?

The Record Players

The story of dance music told by history’s greatest DJs

Author: Bill Brewster

Publisher: Random House


Category: Music

Page: 480

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This book is a tribute to the obsessives, the playboys, the musical eccentrics who founded the craft of DJing. They developed wild new techniques for performing with recorded music, and revolutionised the way we create and enjoy it. They gave us new ways to have the times of our lives and built a worldwide industry of nightlife and dance music. From unsung pioneers to overheated superstars, these are the people who made playing records matter. The Record Players includes in-depth interviews with 50 of history's most significant DJs, including Fabio, Derrick May, Jeff Mills, Cool Herc, John Peel, Grandmaster Flash, DJ Shadow, Paul Oakenfold, Norman Cook, Pete Tong, Tiesto, Dreem Teem, Jeff Dexter and many more.

A Savage Presence

Author: WL Knightly

Publisher: BrixBaxter Publishing


Category: Fiction


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Now that Connor Cohen is dead, Silas Cohen is free to live the life he wants. But there are still two men in the way. When Enzo Juarez tries to make a new deal with Fiona, her good intentions get the best of her and she unexpectedly puts Silas in danger. Can Alex’s connections save them this time? All bets are off when it’s every man for themselves in this series’ finale.

A Dictionary of Catch Phrases

Author: Eric Partridge

Publisher: Routledge


Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 412

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A catch phrase is a well-known, frequently-used phrase or saying that has `caught on' or become popular over along period of time. It is often witty or philosophical and this Dictionary gathers together over 7,000 such phrases.

The Litigation Manual

Jury trials

Author: Weyman I. Lundquist

Publisher: American Bar Association


Category: Law

Page: 403

View: 765

In the courtroom, the jury is the best judge of how good a lawyer is. There is no secret formula to winning; some lawyers win more than others. Experience helps - your own and that of others. Learn from the experience of some of the country's preeminent trial lawyers and judges in The Litigation Manual: Jury Trials. This addition to the ABA's The Litigation Manual library takes you step-by-step through a jury trial. It will help you understand today's jurors, select the jurors you want and win them over through effective opening and closing statements and witness examinations. Find out how to tell an effective story to the jury and the do's and don'ts in the courtroom. The book provides concrete, time-proven techniques and innovative ideas. And it contains some of the best legal writing available-clear, informal and never dull.

Energy and Water Development Appropriations for Fiscal Year 1981

Hearings Before a Subcommittee of the Committee on Appropriations, United States Senate, Ninety-sixth Congress, Second Session

Author: United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Appropriations. Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development



Category: Energy development


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Agriculture, Rural Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations for 1992

Hearings Before a Subcommittee of the Committee on Appropriations, House of Representatives, One Hundred Second Congress, First Session

Author: United States. Congress. House. Committee on Appropriations. Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, and Related Agencies



Category: United States


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