The Bridge to Brilliance

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  • Author : Nadia Lopez
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Pages : 288 pages
  • ISBN : 1101980273
  • Rating : 5/5 from 2 reviews
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The Bridge to Brilliance

The Bridge to Brilliance
  • Author : Nadia Lopez,Rebecca Paley
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 30 August 2016
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Be inspired by the magnetic young principal who “stands on the front line of the fight to educate America's children." (Brandon Stanton, author of Humans of New York ) and the book that Essence calls "Essential reading." In 2010, Nadia Lopez started her middle-grade public school, Mott Hall Bridges Academy, in one of America’s poorest communities, in a record heat wave—and crime wave. Everything was an uphill battle—to get the school approved, to recruit faculty and students, to solve

Van Nostrand s Scientific Encyclopedia

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  • Author : Douglas M. Considine,Glenn D. Considine
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 11 December 2013
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Advancements in science and engineering have occurred at a surprisingly rapid pace since the release of the seventh edition of this encyclopedia. Large portions of the reference have required comprehensive rewriting and new illustrations. Scores of new topics have been included to create this thoroughly updated eighth edition. The appearance of this new edition in 1994 marks the continuation of a tradition commenced well over a half-century ago in 1938 Van Nostrand's Scientific Encyclopedia, First Edition, was published and welcomed by educators

The Bridge Tender

The Bridge Tender
  • Author : Marybeth Whalen
  • Publisher : Zondervan
  • Release : 03 June 2014
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A surprise gift from her late husband will give a young widow the chance to do the hardest thing in the world . . . move on. On their honeymoon, the new Mr. & Mrs. Ryan Shaw made a pact: No matter the sacrifices along the way, one day they would return to Sunset Beach, North Carolina—this time to buy their own home. But that dream was not to be. Seven years into a beautiful marriage, Emily is left a widow, heartbroken, and

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The Broken Realms Series  Books 1   2
  • Author : D.W. Moneypenny
  • Publisher : Nevertheless Publishing
  • Release : 19 August 2019
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This box set contains Books 1 and 2 in the Broken Realms series. Some lives are bigger than one reality. Because they have to be. The day Mara Lantern meets herself, her life gets bigger. When she meets her brother from an alternate universe, it becomes more complicated. And when her new mentor says creatures from other realms are invading this world, she thinks it’s absurd. Until he explodes into a cloud of dust and reassembles himself. That makes her doubt.

Beyond the Bridge

Beyond the Bridge
  • Author : James Stephen Zoller
  • Publisher : iUniverse
  • Release : 15 January 2001
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When a father dangles his son upside down from the Golden Gate Bridge, the young boy is understandably terrified. But why is he more frightened by the sight of his fathers shoes? Twenty-two years later we awake in a small San Francisco apartment with Jessica Mason. A lowly receptionist for a small law firm, whose life is about to change forever when she meets Juan Carlos Montoya, the handsome son of a Peruvian drug dealer, who is haunted by a

Be the Bridge

Be the Bridge
  • Author : Latasha Morrison
  • Publisher : WaterBrook
  • Release : 15 October 2019
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NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • ECPA BESTSELLER • “When it comes to the intersection of race, privilege, justice, and the church, Tasha is without question my best teacher. Be the Bridge is THE tool I wish to put in every set of hands.”—Jen Hatmaker WINNER OF THE CHRISTIAN BOOK AWARD® • Winner of the Christianity Today Book Award • A leading advocate for racial reconciliation calls Christians to move toward deeper understanding in the midst of a divisive culture. In an era where

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Across the Bridge of Sighs
  • Author : Jane Turner Rylands
  • Publisher : Anchor
  • Release : 18 December 2007
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From the author of the acclaimed Venetian Stories, a captivating new collection about Venice from the perspective of its residents. A professor writes lectures on Venetian literature for American millionaires. A baroness falls in love with the architect restoring the ancient palazzo of her husband’s family. An ambitious gallery owner sells a young artist’s work faster than he can paint it. A salesman finds a way to trip up a narcissistic race car driver who seems to be

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The Bridge That Went Nowhere
  • Author : Robert L. Fish
  • Publisher : Open Road Media
  • Release : 07 April 2015
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A search for an American’s missing brother draws Da Silva into the jungle In a blighted stretch of the Amazon, three men have come to blow up a bridge. Just before they complete their mission, one of them turns on the others, gunning one down and burying the other with the force of the explosion. He is stepping into his getaway plane when he notices that the first man’s body is gone. It doesn’t matter, he thinks.

The Bridge Player s Bedside Book

The Bridge Player s Bedside Book
  • Author : Tony Forrester
  • Publisher : Master Point Press
  • Release : 08 December 1998
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The ultimate collection of bridge stuff, with something for everyone from the beginner to the expert. Humour, mystery, quizzes, history, biography -- it's all here. Over fifty world-class contributors, including Eddie Kantar, Alfred Sheinwold, Ron Klinger, Phillip Alder, Albert Dormer, and many more. Illustrated throughout, including elegant Fougasse cartoons.

The Woman on the Bridge Over the Chicago River

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  • Author : Allen R. Grossman,Professor Allen Grossman
  • Publisher : New Directions Publishing
  • Release : 08 December 1979
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The Woman on the Bridge over the Chicago River is Allen Grossman's first collection with New Directions. His voice is astonishingly contemporary, his often dissociated imagery bordering on the surreal--yet one hears in his verse classical and Biblical echoes and, on occasion, darker medieval undertones. The brilliance of his imagination works against a measured eloquence, setting up a fine-edged tension not unlike the prophetic verse of William Blake, the wild dithyrambs of David, or the more controlled metrics of Catullus

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Taking It to the Bridge
  • Author : Nicholas Cook,Richard Pettengill
  • Publisher : University of Michigan Press
  • Release : 16 May 2013
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Musicologists and performance studies scholars reach across their disciplines to examine the role of performance in musical culture

Broken Talisman Broken Realms Book 7

Broken Talisman  Broken Realms  Book 7
  • Author : D.W. Moneypenny
  • Publisher : Nevertheless Publishing
  • Release : 19 August 2019
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After months of traveling to other realms, venturing through time and space, after battling dragons and dead men, facing down mystical cults and embracing her extraordinary abilities, Mara Lantern must now face the consequences of all that has gone before. Battles with her counterpart from an alternate universe have torn the fabric of reality, and she must endure a quest to repair the damage. If she fails, existence itself—or the life of her brother—may be the price she