Search Results: 'New York living'

Search

×
×
×
×
1,186 results for "New York living"
New York, New York By Rob Silverman
Paperback: $17.99
Ships in 3-5 business days
(1 Ratings)
New York City is so unique that it generates its own culture, its own attitude, and its own exclusiveness. These attributes bring with them tons of idiosyncrasies that need to be explored to truly... More > understand what it is like to live, breathe, work, and play here. This book describes every aspect of being in Manhattan: ordering at a deli, the delights of shopping its famous stores, negotiating the subways and buses, walking across its streets, deciding to rent or buy an apartment, hiring nannies, and finding doctors. Rob Silverman discusses what times taxicabs change their shifts and how it affects your ability to get a cab on a rainy night, and debates the desirability of making eye contact in the subway system. New York, New York is an entertaining and invaluable source of information for New Yorkers and visitors alike.< Less
New York, New York By Rob Silverman
eBook (PDF): $9.99
Download immediately.
New York City is so unique that it generates its own culture, its own attitude, and its own exclusiveness. These attributes bring with them tons of idiosyncrasies that need to be explored to truly... More > understand what it is like to live, breathe, work, and play here. This book describes every aspect of being in Manhattan: ordering at a deli, the delights of shopping its famous stores, negotiating the subways and buses, walking across its streets, deciding to rent or buy an apartment, hiring nannies, and finding doctors. Rob Silverman discusses what times taxicabs change their shifts and how it affects your ability to get a cab on a rainy night, and debates the desirability of making eye contact in the subway system. New York, New York is an entertaining and invaluable source of information for New Yorkers and visitors alike.< Less
From Heaven To New York By London Dae
eBook (PDF): $3.99
Download immediately.
What are your dreams? What's standing in your way? Where does your help come from? From Heaven to New York is a light-hearted, inspirational story of one woman's journey, by faith, to achieve one of... More > the greatest goals of her life. I share this testimony to encourage you to overcome and accomplish the impossible by exercising your faith in the only living God. This is a true and personal account of how my faith has been challenged, exercised, increased, and tried over a course of time. With so many people facing economic, career, personal, and social challenges today, this book was written to incite you to persevere against all odds. Don’t give up. Don’t lose hope. Trust God. What He has promised, He is able to perform.< Less
From Heaven To New York By London Dae
Paperback: $7.95
Ships in 3-5 business days
What are your dreams? What's standing in your way? Where does your help come from? From Heaven to New York is a light-hearted, inspirational story of one woman's journey, by faith, to achieve one of... More > the greatest goals of her life. I share this testimony to encourage you to overcome and accomplish the impossible by exercising your faith in the only living God. This is a true and personal account of how my faith has been challenged, exercised, increased, and tried over a course of time. With so many people facing economic, career, personal, and social challenges today, this book was written to incite you to persevere against all odds. Don’t give up. Don’t lose hope. Trust God. What He has promised, He is able to perform.< Less
Candids of New York City By Nancy Fischer
Paperback: $19.95
Ships in 3-5 business days
(1 Ratings)
Here, a collection of some of my favorite people captured in New York City. With their zest for life, concentrated efforts, fast pace and unique style, these are the people of my city. New York City... More > is the capital of my imagination and the source of all that enriches my life and a lot of that has to do with the people that live here and the friends I’ve made that have visited.< Less
New York Stories By Renald Iacovelli
Paperback: $44.98
Ships in 3-5 business days
New York City has a reputation for glamor and excitement, but for the overwhelming majority of its eight million inhabitants everyday life is a very different matter. For them life in... More > “America’s greatest city” is a life of exhausting bustle, disgusting filth, and constant, befouling exposure to the most degraded, ubiquitous, and therefore inescapable vulgarity. In these seventeen short stories the lives of average New Yorkers, from the hopeless office clerk to the struggling artist, from the retired senior citizen to the newly arrived immigrant, from the worriedly unemployed to the unconsciously wealthy, are depicted with a fresh, rare honesty. The much-vaunted “culture” of the city is shown to be what it often is: a veneer beneath which a snapping, feral barbarousness is ever on the verge of breaking out, and sometimes doing so.< Less
The Bikes of New York By Cheeseburger Brown
Paperback: $7.99
Ships in 3-5 business days
(1 Ratings)
This is the story of Luc Drapeau, immigrant and father, living in the midst of a global energy crisis. He feels the throb of civilization through the soles of his shoes, and it isn't his... More > imagination: in Manhattan every sidewalk bounces to harness every footfall for the public energy pool, every recoil channeled to the island’s banks of giant flywheels turning underground to keep the lights lit. The poor ride generator bicycles to power the cities, working for coins with their sweat. They dare not let the pace slacken. To lose momentum is to let joules fall down the well, and to go home hungry. It’s a hard life. But Luc Drapeau is about to change the bikes forever.< Less
New York Stories By Renald Iacovelli
eBook (ePub): $12.50
Download immediately.
New York City has a reputation for glamor and excitement, but for the overwhelming majority of its eight million inhabitants everyday life is a very different matter. For them life in... More > “America’s greatest city” is a life of exhausting bustle, disgusting filth, and constant, befouling exposure to the most degraded, ubiquitous, and therefore inescapable vulgarity. In these seventeen short stories the lives of average New Yorkers, from the hopeless office clerk to the struggling artist, from the retired senior citizen to the newly arrived immigrant, from the worriedly unemployed to the unconsciously wealthy, are depicted with a fresh, rare honesty. The much-vaunted “culture” of the city is shown to be what it often is: a veneer beneath which a snapping, feral barbarousness is ever on the verge of breaking out, and sometimes doing so.< Less
The Little Lion in New York By Aude Wassertheurer
Paperback: $12.48
Ships in 3-5 business days
The adventures of the Mighty Lion, the Little Lion and... Fifteen monkey girls in New York! The series "The adventures of the Little Lion...", describe the escapades of the Little Lion,... More > the Mighty Lion and fifteen monkey girls as they travel the world. This fine globe-trotting team manages to drop-in somewhere on just about every continent on earth and they share with us their experiences and encounters with wide-eyed innocence, humor and wit. A book for the children that we are, both young and old... Stories to listen to, to recount, and to live with and always a smile and a giggle in the waiting!< Less
New York Remains By Bob Bovin
eBook (PDF): $9.49
Download immediately.
Imagine you are an intelligent being, living on earth about four hundred million years into the future. You have got pictures of recovered remains from a time period of extensive use of carbon... More > compounds. The objects from this time are very scarce in rocks and it is difficult to understand how the objects were made and used. Very little is known about possible life forms using such objects. Bob Bovin is a professor in materials chemistry and devoted photographer. He has photographed some remains of belongings to the intelligent ape, Homo-sapiens, just now populating the earth. The objects, here deposited in bitumen of some New York streets, are candidates to be preserved for considerable long time, also seen in the time scale of the earth, about four and a half billion years.< Less