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THE ELEMENTAL KIDS: THE WAR OF THE ELEMENTALS By Eduardo Andres Viera Garcia
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After three young kids were betrayed and almost killed, they decided to run away from home. Somewhere along the way, they realized that they are special kids who have power over the elements. After... More > a few days alone in the woods, they find themselves with other kids who can control different elements, and together, they are much stronger than before, becoming in The Elemental Kids. Now, they are being chased all over the world by people who have abilities that they never imagined, making them go to search for a secret journal written by a God named Isterneus, where they can find all their answers. Eight elements, eight powers, nine kids… Who will be the one able to control them all and save the world? The War of the Elementals is the first of the Elemental Kids trilogy. This book combines mythology with adventure, science fiction, and a little of romance, making it the appropriate book to read for everyone… Don’t miss the adventures of the Elemental Kids in the continuing saga!< Less
The Cailin By Lois Williams
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“Cailin” is the Irish word for girl, and seemed a perfect title for this 40,000 word ‘tweener’ novel, since so much of our fantasy world is rooted in Celtic mythology.... More > Sarah Grace Littleton, my step-granddaughter, can see fairies. The problem is, she can’t really tell anyone. She’s already in trouble at school, and the last thing she needs is more. But, a fairy named Fiona is buzzing in her ear, warning of dire consequences if Sarah Grace doesn’t develop the power within herself to help save their two worlds. Sarah Grace’s immediate world consists of her family, which includes her Grammy, who seems to belong in another world, as well. Her best friend, Wendy, is a foster child, who may be taken from her, and her brothers, who are a constant source of loving annoyance. It’s a lot of work for an eleven year old, but it’s up to her to learn how to bring these two worlds together, all the while discovering the incredible child she’ll become.< Less
Dragon Snake House By Caelen Oh
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In a post-plague world the human population has been reduced significantly, allowing two old species, vampyr and werewolves, to crawl out from mythology, once again to stalk their human prey and each... More > other. Immune to the disease, both long lived tribes are slow to change, clinging to their old ways, while humans, being more adaptable, for the most part live peaceably with the new de facto reality. In the new world order the balance of power is held by a fourth species. Newer and stronger, are the kirin. Originating from amended human DNA they have developed telepathic communication to the point where it is the main form of communication between themselves, a form of coercion to others. They have not been on the planet long, but are the power behind the vampyr thrones of the northern hemisphere. The vampyr, Rio, is still coming to terms with his long personal history. Fifty years ago he did the kirin a favour, forty years ago they returned it. He’s been working and living with them ever since.< Less
BET, DBrad & Me By David K. Far-El
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Using hip hop music as a guide, B.E.T,DBRAD&ME explores how symbolism, and mythology is used in urban and mainstream music and film to help shape how society views itself. From production... More > assistant to producer to Director, David K. Far-El has worked behind the curtains of MtV, Vh-1, and B.E.T. shows such as “RapCity”, and the creator of “B.E.T’s Spring Bling”. David K. Far-El has worked in television and film on projects such as “CHAPPELLE’S SHOW”, “Queer Eye for the Straight Guy”, and films such as “SPIDERMAN 2”, just to name a few. David K. Far-El has been at the forefront of music television since 1998 by introducing to the urban music television audience, countless artists such as EVE, TRINA, DIPSET, to name a few. Mr. Far-El was even introduced non musicians such as former WWE wrestler turned Hollywood star Dwayne “The Rock” Johsnson to the B.E.T audience. All along the way, David K. Far-El shares his humorous account of what really goes on when the camera shut off< Less
Full Innovation Ahead! Book One: First Sneak Preview Edition By Julian Keith Loren
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How can you create a complex cluster of innovations to quickly capture a lucrative and unserved market—a beckoning Blue Ocean? What if you are trying to solve some of the daunting problems of... More > our time? Prevailing innovation practices are fraught with poorly-suited models, ill-fitting processes, and pernicious mythologies. Their effectiveness is further compromised by organizational dynamics that stifle change. Today's challenges require a cohesive set of innovation practices that allow an organization to regularly and reliably deliver high-value, large-scale, complex, paradigm-changing innovation. For sixteen years, Julian Keith Loren has been working on complex, large-scale, industry-changing innovation initiatives, and has created a set of innovation approaches, techniques, and models that allow for unparalleled levels of innovation effectiveness. Are you ready to fundamentally improve the way that you innovate? Full Innovation Ahead! Book One is the beginning of this exciting and rewarding journey.< Less
Jan Steen: Paintings By Daniel Coenn
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Jan Steen was a Dutch genre painter of the Dutch Golden Age 17th century. Psychological insight, sense of humour and abundance of color are marks of his art. Daily life was Jan Steen's main pictorial... More > theme. Many of the genre scenes he portrayed, as in The Feast of Saint Nicholas, are lively to the point of chaos and lustfulness. Many of Steen's paintings bear references to old Dutch proverbs or literature. He often used members of his family as models, and painted quite a few self-portraits in which he showed no tendency of vanity. Steen painted also historical, mythological and religious scenes, portraits, still lifes and natural scenes. His portraits of children are famous. He is also well known for his mastery of light and attention to detail, most notably in persian rugs and other textiles. He was prolific, producing about 800 paintings, of which roughly 350 survive. He did not have many students but his work proved a source of inspiration for many painters.< Less
Titian: "Masterpieces In Colour" Series Book I By Samuel Levy Bensusan
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Tiziano Vecelli or Titian Vecellio (c. 1488/1490 – 27 August 1576) known in English as Titian was an Italian painter, the most important member of the 16th-century Venetian school. He was born... More > in Pieve di Cadore, near Belluno (in Veneto), in the Republic of Venice. During his lifetime he was often called da Cadore, taken from the place of his birth. Titian was one of the most versatile of Italian painters, equally adept with portraits, landscape backgrounds, and mythological and religious subjects. His painting methods, particularly in the application and use of color, would exercise a profound influence not only on painters of the Italian Renaissance, but on future generations of Western art. During the course of his long life, Titian's artistic manner changed drastically but he retained a lifelong interest in color. Although his mature works may not contain the vivid, luminous tints of his early pieces, their loose brushwork and subtlety of tone are without precedent in the history of Western art.< Less
John William Waterhouse: 176 Masterpieces By Ann Kannings
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John William Waterhouse was an English painter who worked several decades after the break-up of the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood, which had seen its zenith in the mid-nineteenth century, leading him to... More > have gained the moniker of "the modern Pre-Raphaelite". Borrowing stylistic influences not only from the earlier Pre-Raphaelites but also from his contemporaries, the Impressionists, his artworks were known for their depictions of women from both ancient Greek mythology and Arthurian legend. He was a painter of classical, historical, and literary subjects. His early works were of classical themes in the spirit of Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema and Frederic Leighton. The latter works reveals Waterhouse's growing interest in themes associated with particularly tragic or powerful femmes fatales (Circe Invidiosa, Cleopatra, La Belle Dame Sans Merci and several versions of Lamia), as well as plein-air painting. In the 1890s he began to exhibit portraits.< Less
The Magic of William-Adolphe Bouguereau Volume I "The Nudes" By William-Adolphe Bouguereau
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William-Adolphe Bouguereau (1825–1905) was a French academic painter. Bouguereau was a staunch traditionalist whose realistic genre paintings and mythological themes were modern interpretations... More > of Classical subjects with a heavy emphasis on the female human body. Although he created an idealized world, his almost photo-realistic style was popular with rich art patrons. He was very famous in his time and was considered to be one of the greatest painters in the world by the Academic art community, and simultaneously he was reviled by the avant-garde. He also gained wide fame in Belgium, Holland, Spain, and in the United States, and commanded high prices. He epitomized taste and refinement, and a respect for tradition. In 1900, Degas and Monet reportedly named him as most likely to be remembered as the greatest 19th-century French painter by the year 2000. Bouguereau’s works were eagerly bought by American millionaires who considered him the most important French artist of that time.< Less
J. W. Waterhouse: 175 Paintings and Drawings By Maria Tsaneva
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John William Waterhouse was an English painter who worked several decades after the break-up of the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood, which had seen its zenith in the mid-nineteenth century, leading him to... More > have gained the moniker of "the modern Pre-Raphaelite". Borrowing stylistic influences not only from the earlier Pre-Raphaelites but also from his contemporaries, the Impressionists, his artworks were known for their depictions of women from both ancient Greek mythology and Arthurian legend. He was a painter of classical, historical, and literary subjects. His early works were of classical themes in the spirit of Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema and Frederic Leighton. The latter works reveals Waterhouse's growing interest in themes associated with particularly tragic or powerful femmes fatales (Circe Invidiosa, Cleopatra, La Belle Dame Sans Merci and several versions of Lamia), as well as plein-air painting. In the 1890s he began to exhibit portraits.< Less

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