Second Glance

Second Glance
Author: Jodi Picoult
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
Total Pages: 529
Release: 2007-02-22
Genre: Fiction
ISBN: 1416549196

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Picoult's eeriest and most engrossing work yet delves into a virtually unknown chapter of American history--Vermont's eugenics project of the 1920s and 30s--to provide a compelling study of the things that come back to haunt those in the present, both literally and figuratively.

Second Glance

Second Glance
Author: April Mann
Publisher: Lulu.com
Total Pages: 369
Release: 2010-10-07
Genre: Fiction
ISBN: 0557659000

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At the age of 28, Naomi Jackson, a strugglingfashion designer, finds herself jumping in andout of one bad relationship after another. Finding it harder and harder to trust her heart,she can only hope that the man she has come toknow now, will finally be the one.At the age of 28, Michael Reed, a wealthy ownerof his own adevrtising agency, finds himself in abattle of revenge against the one man who hashurt him the most in life, his father. Consumedby his hate and determination, he has becomeblinded to the things and people around him.As their two worlds collide in a tale of romance,comedy, and drama, Michael and Naomi manage to teach each other one of the most valuablelessons in life, that it's always better totake that second glance. Because sometimes,love, happiness, and everything you've ever wanted in life,can come from the least likely of places. Part one of a series.

30-Second Coding

30-Second Coding
Author: Mark Steadman
Publisher: 30 Second
Total Pages: 162
Release: 2021-11-23
Genre: Computers
ISBN: 0711263647

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Decrypt the science behind coding, the language of computer programming, and understand how it can shape every aspect of modern technology.

On Second Glance

On Second Glance
Author: Larry Kanfer
Publisher:
Total Pages: 79
Release: 1992-01-01
Genre: Photography
ISBN: 9780252019685

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"But here the changes are chronological. In my photographs I show time - seasonal change, the cycles of life. That's where the beauty lies." As in his highly acclaimed earlier collection, Prairiescapes, Kanfer presents his own unmistakable vision of the vast heartland. Karla Vallance on National Public Radio described Prairiescapes as "capturing the uncelebrated fields and streams around the town where I grew up and turning the water of those ordinary places in mundane.

Sugar at a Second Glance

Sugar at a Second Glance
Author: Frank Clifford Lowry
Publisher:
Total Pages: 118
Release: 1913
Genre: Beet sugar
ISBN:

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Run to You Part Two: Second Glance

Run to You Part Two: Second Glance
Author: Clara Kensie
Publisher: Harlequin
Total Pages: 95
Release: 2014-02-08
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
ISBN: 1460326768

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Part Two in the riveting romantic thriller about a family on the run from a deadly past, and a first love that will transcend secrets, lies and danger… Tessa Carson has unlocked her heart and her secrets to Tristan Walker—but Tristan has secrets of his own, and his might just mean the end of Tessa's family. Unaware, Tessa embraces falling in love and being herself for the first time since she was attacked when she was only eight years old. But secrets can't be run from forever, and sometimes love is too good to be true…. RUN TO YOU is Tessa and Tristan's saga—two books about psychic gifts, secret lives and dangerous loves. Each book is told in three parts: a total of six shattering reads that will stay with you long after the last page. Love Tessa and Tristan? Want to know what happens next? Get part 3, THIRD CHARM now!

Backward Glance

Backward Glance
Author: Robyn Carr
Publisher: MIRA
Total Pages: 86
Release: 2016-02-15
Genre: Fiction
ISBN: 1459295498

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Available on its own for the first time: a second-chance romance from the #1 bestselling author of the Virgin River books—now a Netflix original series. Leigh Brackon is back home to look after her “ailing” mother. But she suspects maternal meddling when she finds her old flame John McElroy knee-deep in landscaping in her mom’s backyard. Leigh and John’s summer affair five years ago ended badly, and they’re both leery of relationships after their own failed marriages. But John has always been drawn to Leigh, even though the handyman doubts he’s good enough for the brilliant scientist and her twin boys. And Leigh has a secret that could change everything. Could they possibly have a real chance this time around? With a little help from the neighborhood matchmakers, they might see that it isn’t too late to find a way forward together. Originally published May 2001 in the Silhouette anthology To Mother with Love and November 2014 in the MIRA anthology ‘Tis the Season. Praise for Robyn Carr and her novels “For great storytelling and beautifully drawn characters, enter the world of Robyn Carr.” —Susan Elizabeth Phillips, New York Times–bestselling author “The Virgin River books are so compelling—I connected instantly with the characters and just wanted more and more and more.” —Debbie Macomber, #1 New York Times–bestselling author “No one can do small-town life like Carr.” —RT Book Reviews

Medical Genetics at a Glance

Medical Genetics at a Glance
Author: Dorian J. Pritchard
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 243
Release: 2013-09-23
Genre: Medical
ISBN: 0470656549

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Medical Genetics at a Glance covers the core scientific principles necessary for an understanding of medical genetics and its clinical applications, while also considering the social implications of genetic disorders. This third edition has been fully updated to include the latest developments in the field, covering the most common genetic anomalies, their diagnosis and management, in clear, concise and revision-friendly sections to complement any health science course. Medical Genetics at a Glance now has a completely revised structure, to make its content even more accessible. Other features include: • Three new chapters on Gene Identification, The Biology of Cancer, and Genomic Approaches to Cancer • A much extended treatment of Biochemical Genetics • A completely revised chapter on The Cell Cycle, explaining principles of biochemistry and genetics which are fundamental to understanding cancer causation • Two new chapters on Cardiac Developmental Pathology • An extended Case Studies section Providing a broad understanding of one of the most rapidly progressing topics in medicine, Medical Genetics at a Glance is perfect for students of medicine, molecular biology, genetics and genetic counselling, and is a previous winner of a BMA Award.

Napoleon's Glance

Napoleon's Glance
Author: William Duggan
Publisher: Nation Books
Total Pages: 304
Release: 2004-03-19
Genre: History
ISBN: 9781560256021

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When Napoleon's Glance was first published last spring, former NATO secretary general and now putative presidential candidate Wesley Clark declared, "This is a very important book." In Napoleon's Glance strategist William Duggan shows how Clark, along with ten other important figures in the fields of politics, war and culture, owed their success to coup d'oeil. But what is coup d'oeil? Carl von Clausewitz spent twenty years struggling to pin down the genius of Napoleon. In chapter six of what would become "On War" he discovered the secret of Napoleon's strategy: Napoleon's glance. Clausewitz calls it "coup d'oeil" meaning a stroke of the eye, or "glance." A sudden insight that shows you what course of action to take, it comes from knowledge of the past, drawing on what worked in other situations in a new combination that fits the problem at hand. In Napoleon's Glance, Duggan expertly weaves intellectual history and biography in showing how important and decisive coup d'oeil is in determining victory in war, art, the civil rights movement, third world development, and the battle for women's suffrage in America.