Atlas of Adventures A collection of natural wonders, exciting experiences and fun festivities from the four corners of the globe. Book image 001
August 6th, 2015 by admin

Atlas of Adventures: A collection of natural wonders, exciting experiences and fun festivities from the four corners of the globe. Book
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Atlas of Adventures: A collection of natural wonders, exciting experiences and fun festivities from the four corners of the globe.

by: Wide Eyed Editions

Product rating: 4.6 with 5 reviews


Set your spirit of adventure free with this lavishly illustrated trip around the world. Whether you’re visiting the penguins of Antarctica, joining the Carnival in Brazil, or a canoe safari down the Zambezi River, this book brings together more than 100 activities and challenges to inspire armchair adventurers of any age.

Find hundreds of things to spot and learn new facts about every destination. With epic adventures from the four corners of the globe and discoveries to be made on your own doorstep, this book will inspire you to set off on your own journey of discovery.

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CHARTER PILOT Rare Adventures In Aviation Book photo 1
August 5th, 2015 by admin

CHARTER PILOT: Rare Adventures In Aviation Book
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CHARTER PILOT: Rare Adventures In Aviation

by: Booklocker.com, Inc.

Product rating: 5.0 with 2 reviews


Anyone interested in general aviation, its history, and the funny and sometimes-scary adventures of a professional pilot will enjoy Mark Burgess’ stories. With wry humor, he takes us on his journey from an airplane-happy small-town youth, to certified 17-year-old pilot, to instructor and inspector of other pilots. He has flown donated organs, fire patrol, and the rich and famous, and today is a successful entrepreneur with a rapidly growing company employing nine pilots.

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Taking the Plunge (Adventures in Odyssey) Book photo 1
June 23rd, 2015 by admin

Taking the Plunge (Adventures in Odyssey) Book
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Taking the Plunge (Adventures in Odyssey)

by: Focus on the Family

Product rating: 3.7 with 3 reviews


In the all-new album, Taking the Plunge, your favorite Adventures in Odyssey characters are faced with life decisions and hard lessons.

Will Penny “take the plunge” and say yes to Wooton’s marriage proposal? Will Eugene solve a mystery about missing money? Will Buck make the right kind of new friends? Will Olivia discover how to create a perfect family?

Take the plunge into adventure and learn valuable life lessons about commitment, conflict, expectations, and secrets in six audio dramas from the award-winning team celebrating 27 years of fun and entertainment for the entire family!

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Photoshop LAB Color The Canyon Conundrum and Other Adventures in the Most Powerful Colorspace (2nd Edition) Book picture 01
June 15th, 2015 by admin

Photoshop LAB Color: The Canyon Conundrum and Other Adventures in the Most Powerful Colorspace (2nd Edition) Book
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Photoshop LAB Color: The Canyon Conundrum and Other Adventures in the Most Powerful Colorspace (2nd Edition)

by: Peachpit Press

Product rating: 5.0 with 6 reviews


Described as the most “advanced, inspiring, insightful, maddening, demanding, and illuminating educational effort ever created for Photoshop,” the first edition of Photoshop LAB Color become the ultimate source of information on Photoshop LAB color correction for nonexperts to advanced users. The Photoshop LAB colorspace is extremely powerful and intimidating, but author Dan Margulis shows reader how to derive enormous benefits from just a few simple tools and techniques. Dan also demonstrates how to take these techniques as far as the reader wants, employing the power-user features he describes in later chapters. Starting with canyons and progressing to faces, readers will see how quickly they can begin improving images by following the recipes included in the book. A companion website includes exercise files that allows the reader to practice the techniques of the book.

With this book, readers will learn a reliable way to get much better-looking pictures much less time. Readers will learn:

* Why LAB is the first choice for serious image merging and advanced retouching.

* Simple techniques in the A and B channels to create fast, believable color variation and unbelievably good-looking images.

* How to use the A and B channels to create quicker and better masks and selections.

* A simple recipe for creating remarkably lifelike faces, offering major improvements even in professionally shot studio portraits.

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Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass 150th-Anniversary Edition (Penguin Classics Deluxe) Book photo 01
May 2nd, 2015 by admin

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass: 150th-Anniversary Edition (Penguin Classics Deluxe) Book
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Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass: 150th-Anniversary Edition (Penguin Classics Deluxe)

by: Penguin Classics

Product rating: 5.0 with 1 reviews


Lewis Carroll’s brilliantly timeless tales—in a deluxe 150th-anniversary edition

Original, experimental, and unparalleled in their charm, Lewis Carroll’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass and What Alice Found There have enchanted readers for generations. The topsy-turvy dream worlds of Wonderland and the Looking-Glass realm are full of the unexpected: A baby turns into a pig, time stands still at a “mad” tea-party, and a chaotic game of chess turns seven-year-old Alice into a queen. These unforgettable tales—filled with sparkling wordplay and unbridled imagination—balance joyous nonsense with poignant moments of longing for the lost innocence of childhood.

 For more than sixty-five years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world. With more than 1,500 titles, Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines. Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-date translations by award-winning translators.

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Pokémon Adventures, Vol. 29 (Pokemon) Book image 01
April 23rd, 2015 by admin

Pokémon Adventures, Vol. 29 (Pokemon) Book
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Pokémon Adventures, Vol. 29 (Pokemon)

by: Perfect Square

Product rating: 5.0 with 1 reviews


All your favorite Pokémon game characters jump out of the screen into the pages of this action-packed manga!

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