A young islander named Katie is enjoying life running wild and free among salt air and seagulls, until a summer storm turns her world upside down. Forced to move to a forest town in Southern New Jersey, life starts over, but - in a way - it's just beginning for her. On a warm summer morning, she unexpectedly meets a boy named Will. Their instant friendship is a story of love, loss, and growing up, and all in a very special place called the Pine Barrens.
Russian immigrant Owen Heron comes to the US to make his fortune in the dotcom boom. When circumstance finds him out of work, he searches for direction in life, and wiles away the hours in the NJ Pine Barrens with his faithful dog. The chance discovery of a small fortune puts Owen back on the path to happiness or so he thinks. Owens unwitting & unsavory benefactors are anxious to get their money back, and will risk anything to accomplish their mission -- unless someone or something can stop them.
Russian immigrant Owen Heron comes to the US to make his fortune in the dotcom boom. When circumstance finds him out of work, he searches for direction in life, and wiles away the hours in the NJ Pine Barrens with his faithful dog. The chance discovery of a small fortune puts Owen back on the path to happiness - or so he thinks. Owen's unwitting & unsavory benefactors are anxious to get their money back, and will risk anything to accomplish their mission -- unless someone or something can stop them.
The phrase "New Jersey Pine Barrens" often conjures images of desolate forests and even the piercing red eyes of the Jersey Devil. While those just might be true, there are over one million acres in southern New Jersey filled with remarkable people, charming communities, natural wonders and man-made marvels. Conservationists from around the state strive to protect the region from overpopulation and preserve the pristine wilds. From sweetly scented pines, blueberry and cranberry farms and family businesses to the proud inhabitants who welcome thousands of visitors every year, discover what makes the Pine Barrens one of the most beautiful regions in the Northeast.
Truan's body trembles imperceptively as his mind grasps the enormity of what he has just agreed to do. His mind reels as he thinks about it. This is not stealing money, or masters of records, or proprietary processes, or even states' secrets. This is extremely dangerous! The most dangerous enterprise Medusa has ever attempted!
An unworldly forest fire ravaging the state of Florida during a time of extreme drought, destroys most of the state, while one man attempts to save his loved ones and discovers his own love in the process of surviving both manmade and natural disasters bent on destroying mankind.
A New Jersey naturalist offers an informative tour of the unique pine barrens of the eastern United States, documenting the rich diversity of plant and animal species that make the habitats their home, as well as the ecology, environmental significance, geology, folklore, and history of such regions as the Albany Pine Bush, the New Jersey Pine Barrens, the Long Island Barrens, and others. Simultaneous.
Doctor Harold Schwack conceals a dark and sordid past. His latest patient, Maryanne Hennessey, sets him on a collision course with a force he doesn’t believe in. A force destined to unveil the true intentions of his sadistic heart and end the misery inflicted upon his unsuspecting patients. Mark Hennessey battles to save not only his own soul but the souls of everyone around him. His mother, stricken with cancer, painfully lingers in a medical bureaucracy with doctors who lack compassion, yet still maintain God-like attitudes. Mark struggles to find peace for his mother, only to discover his own sanity shattered when the heavens bestow a divine gift upon him. A seemingly random meeting with a mysterious preacher, Jonah, transforms Mark into an angel of vengeance with the power to end the evil lives of the souls that Satan has already conquered. A power Mark refuses to accept or believe exists until destiny intervenes and leads him down a path that only faith can overcome. Faith that God really does have an overall plan for humanity and an eternal resting place within the Gates Of Heaven.
A digital collection of Josh’s most popular short stories written between 2007 and 2013: eight stories of adventure, romance, and yes, a little bit of mystery. Including: Perfect Day - Wyatt loves Graham. But Graham is still in love with Jase. A Limited Engagement – Ross has done everything Adam has asked him to do, including giving the man a part in his new play. All he wants is for Adam to keep his mouth shut. In Sunshine or In Shadow - Rick thinks its too risky allowing yourself to fall in love with your partner, and somehow Keir has had to accept that. The French Have a Word for It - It's been ten years since Colin Lambert last saw his former bodyguard, Thomas Sullivan. In a Dark Wood – In a dark, dark wood, there was a dark, dark house… Until We Meet Once More - Nothing cracks Army Ranger "Stone Man" Vic Black's granite front. Not after Sean Kennedy. Heart Trouble – Stress kills. So does loneliness. In Plain Sight - Nash didn't believe in love until it was too late. Now he's looking for reasons, for answers, for meaning.
Miami, South Beach, Naples, Palm Beach and Boca Raton
Author: Fairchild & Gallagher
Publisher: Where to Wear International Ltd
For the hottest tips on where to shop ask the experts...Where to Wear. World renowned as the insider bibles for shopping, Where to Wear are the most detailed and authoritative directory of clothing and accessory stores for men, women and children. Written by teams of fashion journalists living in each city, Where to Wear gives expert reviews on everything from globally famous names to hidden treasure-houses. Where to Wear tells you where to find it all; from out the way boutiques with that perfect cocktail dress to the best spots for menswear and those weekend staples. Where to Wear shows tourists and reluctant shoppers where to begin and shopaholics and urbanites where to go next. Where to Wear are the guides to the world's fashion capitals.
The Best Road Food from San Diego to the Canadian Border
Author: Anna Roth
Publisher: Sasquatch Books
As "locavore" becomes part of our everyday vocabulary and food critics continue to give West Coast cuisine accolades for its freshness and sustainability, West Coast Road Eats shows how why we eat-and where we eat it-matters more than ever. Part guidebook, part travelogue, and part history lesson, West Coast Road Food is a love letter to the seafood shacks, farm stands, taquerias, ice cream parlors, burger joints, wineries, and more that make up our unique edible ecosystem. Covering more than 1,500 miles from the Canadian border to San Diego, West Coast Road Eats offers a plethora of unique restaurants that dot the freeways and scenic byways of the West Coast. With suggested itineraries, overviews of major cities, and sidebars covering everything from captivating food-factory tours to instructions on how to pick the best produce at a farm stand, this book focuses the relationship between food and a sense of place with the enduring image of the American West as a backdrop. Anna Roth is a Los Angeles-based food and travel writer whose work has appeared in publications such as Sunset, Seattle Metropolitan, Edible Seattle, Virtuoso Life, and more. She is the editor of a travel website at Demand Media in Santa Monica, CA.
Offers expert instruction and in-the-field advice for the novice and experienced tracker Tracking wildlife successfully requires more than just looking for trails and scat. It requires an awareness of how an animal behaves in its environment--how it finds food, travels, and rests. A tracker must know how to find and interpret behavioral clues animals leave behind. This how-to book teaches the basics of being a successful tracker--explaining what to look for to find or identify an animal and how to develop an essential environmental awareness. Also describes aging tracks and sign, understanding ecology and mapping, keeping field notes, using track tools, and making casts.
Discover the story of the land of Myakka. This book takes you into shady hammocks of twisted oaks and up into aerial gardens, down the wild and scenic river, and across a variegated canvas of prairies, piney woods, and wetlands -- all located in Myakka River State Park, the largest state park in Florida. Each adventure tells the story of a unique facet of this wilderness area and takes you into secret places it would take years to discover on your own.Whether you're visiting the park for the first time or have frequented the area since childhood, the adventures described here are sure to awaken your primitive instincts to explore the unknown. If you return to the same places at different times of the year, you'll find enough adventures to last a lifetime. You'll never be one of those people who ask What's there to do in the park today?