The Girl With The Lower Back Tattoo

✏Book Title : The Girl with the Lower Back Tattoo
✏Author : Amy Schumer
✏Publisher : Simon and Schuster
✏Release Date : 2016-08-16
✏Pages : 336
✏ISBN : 9781501139901
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Girl with the Lower Back Tattoo Book Summary : THE INSTANT #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER "This is your happy hour with Amy Schumer... It's Bossypants meets Trainwreck meets your long weekend." —TheSkimm “Amy’s got your back. She’s in your corner. She’s an honesty bomb. And she’s coming for you.” —Actress Tilda Swinton and Trainwreck co-star The Emmy Award-winning and Tony-nominated comedian, actress, writer, and star of Inside Amy Schumer and the acclaimed films Trainwreck and I Feel Pretty has taken the entertainment world by storm with her winning blend of smart, satirical humor. Now, Amy Schumer has written a refreshingly candid and uproariously funny collection of (extremely) personal and observational essays. Ranging from the raucous to the romantic, the heartfelt to the harrowing, this highly entertaining and universally appealing collection is the literary equivalent of a night out with your best friend—an unforgettable and fun adventure that you wish could last forever. Whether she’s experiencing lust-at-first-sight while in the airport security line, sharing her own views on love and marriage, admitting to being an introvert, or discovering her cross-fit instructor’s secret bad habit, Amy Schumer proves to be a bighearted, brave, and thoughtful storyteller that will leave you nodding your head in recognition, laughing out loud, and sobbing uncontrollably—but only because it’s over.

✏Book Title : The Girl in the Silver Mask
✏Author : Dale Rominger
✏Publisher : iUniverse
✏Release Date : 2017-02-22
✏Pages : 238
✏ISBN : 9781532011238
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Girl in the Silver Mask Book Summary : Drake Ramsey is a successful author who has just moved to New Orleans to be with his love, the brilliant and now pregnant Zuri Manyika. While Zuri works as a professor at Loyola University, Drake spends his days in Treme Coffeehouse, contemplating a sequel without a clue his world is about to be turned upside down. Drakes horizons expand when his new friend, Adam Boateng, relays stories of life in early New Orleans that strangely hint he may have been there himself. After Drake invites his old buddy, Gerard Schleiermacher, to join them for Halloween, he looks forward to experiencing New Orleans at its most outrageous. But just as they learn that Zuris old Zimbabwean adversary has escaped from prison, Adam becomes a suspect in a murder. Now Drake is left to speculate if Adam is capable of killing, if the vengeful prisoner is guilty, or if a voodoo priest is responsible. As Drake, Zuri, and Gerard risk their lives in pursuit of the truth, bayous and beignets interweave with second lines and graveyards as a vampire lurks in the shadows. Will Drake ever find the killer? In this gripping mystery, a best-selling author transforms into an amateur sleuth intent on finding a murderer after a wild Halloween in New Orleans.

📒Images That Injure ✍ Susan Dente Ross

✏Book Title : Images that Injure
✏Author : Susan Dente Ross
✏Publisher : ABC-CLIO
✏Release Date : 2011
✏Pages : 460
✏ISBN : 9780313378928
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Images that Injure Book Summary : This expanded collection of new and fully revised explorations of media content identifies the ways we all have been negatively stereotyped and demonstrates how careful analysis of media portrayals can create more beneficial alternatives. * 33 distinguished authors as well as new voices in the field combine their extensive and varied expertise to explain the social effects of media stereotyping. * Includes historical and contemporary illustrations that range from editorial cartoons to the sinking of the Titanic * Richly illustrated with historical and up-to-date photographic illustrations * Every chapter's content is meticulously supported with numerous sources cited * A glossary defines key words mentioned in the chapters

✏Book Title : Images That Injure Pictorial Stereotypes in the Media 3rd Edition
✏Author : Paul Martin Lester
✏Publisher : ABC-CLIO
✏Release Date : 2011-04-19
✏Pages : 460
✏ISBN : 9780313378935
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Images That Injure Pictorial Stereotypes in the Media 3rd Edition Book Summary : This expanded collection of new and fully revised explorations of media content identifies the ways we all have been negatively stereotyped and demonstrates how careful analysis of media portrayals can create more beneficial alternatives. • 33 distinguished authors as well as new voices in the field combine their extensive and varied expertise to explain the social effects of media stereotyping. • Includes historical and contemporary illustrations that range from editorial cartoons to the sinking of the Titanic • Richly illustrated with historical and up-to-date photographic illustrations • Every chapter's content is meticulously supported with numerous sources cited • A glossary defines key words mentioned in the chapters

✏Book Title : The Routledge Dictionary of Modern American Slang and Unconventional English
✏Author : Tom Dalzell
✏Publisher : Routledge
✏Release Date : 2018-05-11
✏Pages : 892
✏ISBN : 9781351765206
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Routledge Dictionary of Modern American Slang and Unconventional English Book Summary : The Routledge Dictionary of Modern American Slang offers the ultimate record of modern, post WW2 American Slang. The 25,000 entries are accompanied by citations that authenticate the words as well as offer examples of usage from popular literature, newspapers, magazines, movies, television shows, musical lyrics, and Internet user groups. Etymology, cultural context, country of origin and the date the word was first used are also provided. In terms of content, the cultural transformations since 1945 are astounding. Television, computers, drugs, music, unpopular wars, youth movements, changing racial sensitivities and attitudes towards sex and sexuality are all substantial factors that have shaped culture and language. This new edition includes over 500 new headwords collected with citations from the last five years, a period of immense change in the English language, as well as revised existing entries with new dating and citations. No term is excluded on the grounds that it might be considered offensive as a racial, ethnic, religious, sexual or any kind of slur. This dictionary contains many entries and citations that will, and should, offend. Rich, scholarly and informative, The Routledge Dictionary of Modern American Slang and Unconventional English is an indispensable resource for language researchers, lexicographers and translators.

📒Box Girl ✍ Lilibet Snellings

✏Book Title : Box Girl
✏Author : Lilibet Snellings
✏Publisher : Catapult
✏Release Date : 2014-03-18
✏Pages : 272
✏ISBN : 9781619023628
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Box Girl Book Summary : When 22-year-old Lilibet Snellings moved to Los Angeles on a whim, she unintentionally became a “slash to keep her head above water—a writer/waitress/actress/Box Girl. One night each week, Lilibet would go to The Standard Hotel in West Hollywood, don a pair of white boy shorts with a matching tank, touch up her lip gloss, and crawl into a giant glass case behind the front desk. There, she could do whatever she wanted—check email, catch up on reading, even sleep—as long as she ignored the many hotel guests who would point and ask the staff, “Is she allowed to use the bathroom? (Yes.) Dog-paddling through her twenties, Snellings resisted financial bailouts (for the most part) from her sweet Southern mother and business-oriented dad, while pondering her peculiar position as a human art installation. Was she a piece of art or a piece of ass? Was she allowed to read both Walt Whitman and US Weekly as she lounged in an oversized, waterless aquarium behind a hotel concierge desk? From misinterpreting a modeling agency interview as a talent audition, to avoiding Bond-girl-style deaths at New Years Eve parties, Snellings shares and laughs at her many mishaps while living in LA.

📒Tattoo ✍ Jennifer Lynn Barnes

✏Book Title : Tattoo
✏Author : Jennifer Lynn Barnes
✏Publisher : Delacorte Books for Young Readers
✏Release Date : 2008-12-24
✏Pages : 272
✏ISBN : 0307498239
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Tattoo Book Summary : Bailey Morgan isn't the type of girl who shows a lot of skin, but somehow, she ends up in a dressing room at the mall with her friend Delia applying a temporary tattoo to her lower back. Never one to suffer fashion doubt, trendsetter Delia knows exactly where she wants her own tattoo: on her stomach, right where her shirt ends—can you say "midriff"? Annabelle, the quiet one, chooses the back of her neck, and tomboy Zo plasters hers on the top of her foot. The tattoos will last for three days, and Delia's sure that with them, the four friends will absolutely kill at the school dance. Unfortunately, killing is just what someone has in mind, and Bailey, Delia, Annabelle, and Zo are in for the battle of their lives. Along with her tattoo, each girl receives a gift—a supernatural power to help them in their fight. As Bailey's increasingly frightening dreams reveal the nature of their enemy, it becomes clear to the girls that it's up to them to save the world. And if they can get Delia to stop using her newfound power to turn gum wrappers into Prada pumps, they might actually stand a chance. From the Trade Paperback edition.

📒Underworld ✍ Thomas H. Crowne

✏Book Title : Underworld
✏Author : Thomas H. Crowne
✏Publisher : Xlibris Corporation
✏Release Date : 2014-01-09
✏Pages : 379
✏ISBN : 9781493145430
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Underworld Book Summary : UnderWorld is a bold and emotionally charged science-fiction thriller designed to grip the reader from beginning to end with its engaging and complex plot. Edwin Wheeler, a brilliantly gifted scientist, is bent on seeking revenge on a world that he feels has taken everything from him. And only one man can stop him. John Massey, Wheelers former pawn and henchman, was a merciless killer for Wheeler in a special unit that answered to no one other than Wheeler. Facing near certain death at the hands of the terrible creatures unleashed on the world, Massey and a small group of resisters are Earths only hope for survival. Filled with vivid character detail, heart-wrenching tales of love, hate, and triumph, UnderWorld is a futuristic story that will take the reader on an epic and unforgettable journey that will show them the best and worst in mankind.

✏Book Title : Nice Girls Don t Get the Corner Office
✏Author : Lois P. Frankel
✏Publisher : Hachette UK
✏Release Date : 2014-02-18
✏Pages : 384
✏ISBN : 9781455554126
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Nice Girls Don t Get the Corner Office Book Summary : Before you were told to "Lean In," Dr. Lois Frankel told you how to get that corner office. The New York Times bestseller, is now completely revised and updated. In this edition, internationally recognized executive coach Lois P. Frankel reveals a distinctive set of behaviors--over 130 in all--that women learn in girlhood that ultimately sabotage them as adults. She teaches you how to eliminate these unconscious mistakes that could be holding you back and offers invaluable coaching tips that can easily be incorporated into your social and business skills. Stop making "nice girl" errors that can become career pitfalls, such as: Mistake #13: Avoiding office politics. If you don't play the game, you can't possibly win. Mistake #21: Multi-tasking. Just because you can do something, doesn't mean you should do it. Mistake #54: Failure to negotiate. Don't equate negotiation with confrontation. Mistake #70: Inappropriate use of social media. Once it's out there, it's hard to put the toothpaste back in the tube. Mistake #82: Asking permission. Children, not adults, ask for approval. Be direct, be confident.

✏Book Title : Single Woman of a Certain Age
✏Author : Jane Ganahl
✏Publisher : New World Library
✏Release Date : 2009
✏Pages : 242
✏ISBN : 9781577316640
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Single Woman of a Certain Age Book Summary : A poignant and witty collection of essays from women flying solo at midlife