James Lovelock, one of the giants of environmental thinking, argues passionately and poetically that, although global warming is now inevitable, we are not yet too late to save at least part of human civilization. Not only is mankind on...
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- Auteur: LOVELOCK, JamesSommaire:
- Auteur: MACDONALD, GeorgeSommaire:
There was once a little princess whose father was king over a great country full of mountains and valleys. His palace was built upon one of the mountains, and was very grand and beautiful. The princess, whose name was Irene, was born...
- Auteur: LAURENCE, MargaretSommaire:
Ten-year-old Sal is disappointed when she and her parents spend Christmas at her grandmother’s house, instead of at home, like they did before Grandpa died. In order to pass the time, Sal explores the contents of an old trunk...
- Auteur: MCFARLANE, LeslieSommaire:
Includes the stories: The Mystery of Spider Lake, Trouble at Coogan's Rest, and The Mask of the Snow Hawk.
- Auteur: KEENE, CarolynSommaire:
Nancy Drew investigates some suspicious accidents at a friend's newly-purchased inn and uncovers a clever gang of robbers involved in the theft of government property.
- Auteur: BOYLE, Harry J.Sommaire:
Warm humerous story about an Irish-Canadian farming community. a good old-fashioned easy paced story with a happy ending and a few surprises.
- Auteur: MOORE, BrianSommaire:
"No, for wasn't this the chance he had always wanted? Wasn't he at long last an adventurer, a man who had gambled all on one horse, a horse coloured Canada, which now by hook or by crook would carry him to fame and...
- Auteur: ENGEL, MarianSommaire:
Two city children become caretakers of a crocodile and many other animals in an old mansion on an isolated island.
- Auteur: MILTON, RalphSommaire:
Ralph Milton is an angel. He may not look the part, but then, who does? In Angels in Red Suspenders, Milton shares stories of everyday miracles, hope, and the discovery of meaning. With characteristic zip and humor, he offers readers...
- Auteur: BIRD, FlorenceSommaire:
- Auteur: BARRETT, William EdmundSommaire:
Homer Smith, a Black ex-GI, encounters Mother Maria Marthe, the leader of a group of German-speaking nuns, and is soon playing a pivotal role in helping them realize their dream of building an adobe chapel in the desert
- Auteur: COMFORT, AlexSommaire:
The long-awaited update of the revolutionary bestseller on sexuality which has sold over 6 million copies, revised to include society's changing attitudes toward controversial issues of sex.
- Auteur: BUCK, Pearl S.Sommaire:
Charming and attractive, Edith Chardman finds herself suddenly alone after a long and happy marriage. In the unfolding of Edith's discovery of love in its infinite variety, Pearl Buck displays her masterly skill as a storyteller...
- Auteur: LAURENCE, MargaretSommaire:
In The Diviners, Morag Gunn, a middle aged writer who lives in a farmhouse on the Canadian prairie, struggles to understand the loneliness of her eighteen-year-old daughter. With unusual wit and depth, Morag recognizes that she needs...
- Auteur: DIXON, Franklin W.Sommaire:
The Hardy boys go to the Pocono Mountains to help a friend of their father find out what is behind the mysterious happenings at Black Hollow, and in the process help their father solve a case involving a ring of thieves.
- Auteur: BOSTON, Lucy M.Sommaire:
When Tolley goes to live with his great-grandmother he is unsure what life will be like with this unknown relative. He finds a great friend in his great-grandmother, and is delighted to find that children who lived at Green Knowe...
- Auteur: KELLOGG, MarjorieSommaire:
Discharged from hospital, three physically disabled young people decide to live together, and find in forced interdependence the unexpected possibilities of love.
- Auteur: SHIELDS, CarolSommaire:
Swann is the story of four individuals who become entwined in the life of Mary Swann, a rural Canadian poet whose authentic and unique voice is discovered only hours before her husband hacks her to pieces.Who is Mary Swann? And how...
- Auteur: MCLEAN, StuartSommaire:
The Pig;Tunnel of Love; Rock of Ages (not about Dave and Morley); The Jock Strap; New York City (not about Dave and Morley); Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner ("Late Date with the Zuckermans"); Stanley (not about Dave and Morley, but...
- Auteur: FOSTER, Alan DeanSommaire:
This book is the first in the series of novelizations of the episodes of the animated Star Trek series. The episodes featured are: Beyond the Farthest Star - the Enterprise investigates an unusual radio signal and finds itself next to a...