Title: Turning JapaneseAuthor: David MuraFormat: Trade PaperbackCondition: Good – moderate tanning of pages, dull edges, frayed corners, foxing on inside covers and 1st and last pagesPrice: P100Synopsis:Award-winning poet David Mura's critically acclaimed memoir Turning Japanese chronicles how a year in Japan transformed his sense of self and pulled into sharp focus his complicated inheritance. Mura is a sansei, a third-generation Japanese-American who grew up on baseball and hot dogs in a Chicago suburb, where he heard more Yiddish than Japanese. Turning Japanese chronicles his quest for identity with honesty, intelligence, and poetic vision and it stands as a classic meditation on difference and assimilation and is a valuable window onto a country that has long fascinated our own. Turning Japanese was a New York Times Notable Book and winner of an Oakland PEN Josephine Miles Book Award.
A first of a series of "novellette". A prose poetry of a book coming to life. You need to read it to understand and experience the emotion it wants to evoke from the reader. A perfect GIFT for someone close to your heart.
FOAM BOOK - SAFARI TRUCK
Introduce words to support your baby’s educational growth with this cute, easy-to-hold book in soft, friendly colors. This soft foam book is designed for children ages 1+ and aids in language development and learning .
estimate size of the book: 5 X 3"
The pages have a thick foam between them making it easier for toddler to turn the pages. The best part is you can use them as "toys", because they are light (foam middles) and the straight bottoms, you will be able to stand them up and play with them. It is difficult to find something that will keep a 2-3 year old busy for more than 5 minutes. This will kept kids amused for about an hour because kids could have someone read to them , the picture on each page are bright and colorful and easy to "read" to kids, you or play with them.
Book Code : HWD02Condition : Brand NewSeries Name: Her Wildest Dream SeriesTitle : Her Wildest Dream 2 - One Night With A StrangerAuthor : Anya VegaPublisher : SD & M PublishingNo. of Pages : 160 pagesHe thinks he has everything...Nick del Fierro is happily living the mile-high club, not only because he is a successful commercial pilot but he owns his own airline, too. In his busy world of fast aircrafts and even faster women, he has no time for serious relationships. One night in Paris, he rescues a lovely stranger from a potential date rape. But he ends up in bed with the woman in a sensual romp that left him more fired up and winded than an exhibition flight. He wants more of her. Of course, he will have more of her. Women always want more of him. But the morning after is a disaster. The hysterical babe accuses him of taking advantage of her. For the first time in his wild bachelor life, a woman leaves him with not even a thank you kiss for his great performance the night before, not even her number so they can have an encore!Until one woman dares to show him what he is actually missing.Georgie leaves Paris reeling in shock at her outrageous, totally out-of-character behavior. My Gosh, she had slept with a guy she didn't know from Adam! Where did her common sense go? Paris does something weird to people that makes them do things out of control, she is sure of it. Unforgettable though it was, that wild night with the stranger will just have to be chalked to experience, a lesson learned the hard way. Yes, don't talk to strangers, especially in Paris! Thank heavens she won't have to see him again, ever!Tough luck. They see each other again. And they both learn quickly that the Paris episode is not a one night stand.
BATTLE ROYALE: THE NOVEL *complete (624 pages)Written by Koushun TakamiPublisher: VIZ MEDIA
As part of a ruthless program by the totalitarian government, ninth-grade students are taken to a small isolated island with a map, food, and various weapons. Forced to wear special collars that explode when they break a rule, they must fight each other for three days until only one "winner" remains.
Condition: NEWPrice: P750
"Step Right Up and See the Show” as your child becomes a part of the big circus in this personalized book. When one of the clowns isn’t feeling well, your child is asked to take his place. After stepping into bright clothes, face paint and bright orange wig, your child is asked to lead the parade through the Big Top on the back of the elephant. Magic and wonder are always found at the Greatest Show on Earth! If book preview is not working properly, pls. log on to http://www.kidstarmaker.com to view the contents of the books. Features:· For ages 3-8 · This is a quality hard-cover personalized children's book.· Washable hard covers · Fully illustrated color pages· 36 pages· Measures 6 3/4" x 8 1/4" After sending payment, pls. email the following information to email@example.com: First Name:*Name Child Goes By (optional):Middle Name (opt):Last Name:*Gender:*Age (opt):Friend(s):*Hometown:*Dedication Line 1 (opt):Dedication Line 2 (opt):Dedication Line 3 (opt):Dedication Line 4 (opt):Dedication Line 5 (opt):Dedication Line 6 (opt):Book from (opt):Date of Gift (opt):Email of Gift-giver:
It was the perfect summer. That is, until Jeremy Ross moved into the house down the street and became neighborhood enemy number one. Luckily Dad had a surefire way to get rid of enemies: Enemy Pie. But part of the secret recipe is spending an entire day playing with the enemy!
In this funny yet endearing story, one little boy learns an effective recipes for turning your best enemy into your best friend. Accompanied by charming illustrations, Enemy Pie serves up a sweet lesson in the difficulties and ultimate rewards of making new friends.
Reading level: Ages 4-8
Hardcover: 40 pages
All Boy Scrapbook Pages (Memory Makers) by Memory MakersFrom swapping fishing stories with Grandpa and trading baseball cards, to a first job and the first time he brings a girl home to dinner, the life of a son is full of marvel and mystery. With All Boy Scrapbook Pages, readers will be inspired to celebrate these events through scrapbook pages that capture the essence of boyhood.Featuring 150 fresh page ideas, creative techniques, photo and memento checklists and themed album ideas, this gallery of ideas is the first book of its kind dedicated solely to helping scrapbookers record the life of a boy as he grows into a man.The book is divided into themed sections to display examples of: Introduction/Basics of how to scrapbookAttitude (portrait/moments of the "macho" stuff)Softer SideBoy's Life (enthusiasms like sports and hobbies etc.)Boys will be Boys (various antics)Page title ideas