“Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince” is the sixth book in the series of novels by JK Rowling about the Harry Potter wizard. The book describes the sixth year of training heroes in Hogwarts.The story reveals that from the return of Voldemort, not only does the world of wizards suffer, but also the world of Muggles: the Death Eaters kidnap Mr. Ollivander, a specialist in magic wands. At the request of Albus Dumbledore, Professor Horace Slyznort returns to Hogwarts. Once he taught potions here. In the new academic year (1996-1997), Sliznort will again take this place. Professor Severus Snegg, in turn, received the post of professor of the Protection from the Dark Arts.
Short story Flannery O’Connor “A good man is hard to find” first appeared in a small author’s collection of the same name in 1955. Since then, he has become a model of prose writer, possessing all the characteristic features of her author’s style: the contrast of violence with the humor of carefully prescribed characters and a special religious philosophy. Despite a small number of written works, the writer was seriously ill and died at the age of 39, Flannery O’Connor is considered one of the most outstanding masters of the short form of the 20th century. Atmospheric, eerie in their everyday everyday life, these stories will not leave anyone indifferent. Grandmother, struggling to soften the heart of an escaped convict; a boy drowning in a sea of loneliness; a woman who does not want to believe the obvious; Grandfather, who betrayed the trust of the most precious being in the world – his grandson; one-legged and talented woman, abandoned by the rejection of her family in the hands of a fraudster; neglected boys, ready to destroy everything in their path; narcissist mistress of the plantation, never getting rid of racial prejudice – all these personalities are revealed in this book for the reader.
“Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets” is the second novel in a series of books about the young wizard Harry Potter, written by Joanne Rowling. The book tells about the second academic year at the school of sorcery and magic Hogwarts. This time, Harry and his friends are investigating mysterious attacks on school students. The main character is to prove his innocence to mysterious events and enter into battle with a powerful dark force.
“How to win friends and influence people” – the most famous book by Dale Carnegie, published November 12, 1936 and published in many languages. The book is a collection of practical advice and life stories. Carnegie extensively uses the quotes of famous successful people and uses as examples the experience of his students, friends and acquaintances. One of the best books on interpersonal communication, you can even say the only one it is suitable for almost any reader from the head of a large bank to a simple cook. Clear age limitations due to the simplicity of the style of the narrative used. The book will teach you to understand people and motivate them to do exactly what is necessary, not forcibly in the form of aggression, but as an open dialogue that allows you not only to convince your opponent, but to awaken in him a sincere desire to fulfill your request.
“Things they carried themselves” – a collection of short stories written by Tim O’Brien, novelist, storyteller and veteran of the Vietnam War. These stories about the platoon of American soldiers in the Vietnam War are based on the author’s experience as a soldier in the infantry division of the American platoon. Many characters are partially autobiographical, similar to the characters from the author’s memoirs. O’Brien dedicated this book to a colleague with whom he fought in the war. Things they carried with themselves – one of the outstanding works about the war in Vietnam. O’Brien himself does not participate in the political debate about the Vietnam War, because according to him, how an infantryman can tell something important about the war after he has been there, he can only tell stories.
The author of the bestselling book “The Power of Now” by Eckhart Tolle. This book was published in 1997 with a circulation of 3,000 copies.Perhaps, only once in a decade or even once in a generation there is a book like “The Power of the Moment Now”. It’s more than a book: it’s filled with vital energy, and holding it in your hands, you probably feel it. There is a power in it that can evoke feelings from readers and change their lives for the better. All problems, suffering and pain are generated by our selfish mind, clinging to its false “I” .To escape from his captivity is possible only through an absolute presence in the Present. It is in the present that we gain our true essence, as well as the reality of the power of Moment Now published in Canada, and Canadian publisher Connie Kellow said that she had heard stories that echoed to each other that as soon as people went into the book, positive changes and even miracles began to occur in their lives. “Readers are calling,” she said. “And many of them tell me about the miraculous healings, transformations and the growing joy they are experiencing because they are accepted this book.”
The first book of Enoch is one of the most significant apocrypha of the Old Testament. This book is referred to by the apostle Judas in his epistle. The text is mentioned in ancient writers – Tertullian, Origen and others. However, the text itself was unknown in Europe until the 18th century, when it was found in the Ethiopian Bible, where it enters the canon.Since then, the text has been repeatedly translated into various languages and reprinted. In addition to this text, also called the First Book of Enoch or the Ethiopian Book of Enoch, there are also the Second Book of Enoch (“The Slavic Book” or “The Book of Secrets”) and the Third Book of Enoch (“The Book of Heavenly Palaces”).Enoch’s book was the third most popular book of the Bible among the Qumran manuscripts, and it is represented by 25 scrolls. The content tells that 200 angels landed on Mount Hermon, took themselves wives of earthly women and wove monsters and magicians, after which the Earth was flooded with sinners and was subjected to the Flood. In the canonical book of Genesis, these beings are called the sons of God
American business book of Napoleon Hill – a successful businessman and well-known public figure, a teacher with a world-wide name, on the one hand, and a loving, experienced father, on the other. “Think and Grow Rich” will really help readers become confident in themselves and their luck, tell them how to achieve their goals, follow their dreams and turn their plans into reality. On specific examples from his life, the lives of his relatives and friends, Hill reveals the reader with a secret that is familiar to many successful, rich people. “Think and Grow Rich,” says Napoleon Hill in each chapter and tells us why it will happen!
The materials of this book built a famous film “The Secret”, loved by the audience from around the world, and already for this it is worth to stop it when choosing a book for yourself!
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Calculus: Early Transcendentals, has been redesigned by the Lyryx editorial team. Substantial portions of the content, examples, and diagrams have been redeveloped, with additional contributions provided by experienced and practicing instructors. This approachable text provides a comprehensive understanding of the necessary techniques and concepts of the typical Calculus course sequence, and is suitable for the standard Calculus I, II and III courses.To practice and develop an understanding of topics, this text offers a range of problems, from routine to challenging, with selected solutions. As this is an open text, instructors and students are encouraged to interact with the textbook through annotating, revising, and reusing to your advantage. Suggestions for contributions to this growing textbook are welcome.Lyryx develops and supports open texts, with editorial services to adapt the text for each particular course. In addition, Lyryx provides content-specific formative online assessment, a wide variety of supplements, and in-house support available 7 days/week for both students and instructors.