Author: Miles Unger

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 0743254341

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 513

View: 9379

Recounts the life of Lorenzo de' Medici, the Florentine banker, statesman, and arts patron, and includes his competitive and at times violent career in politics.


Author: Mark Blake

Publisher: Nine Eight Books

ISBN: 1788705726

Category: Music

Page: 432

View: 524

'You want it all? There's not much missing here. 9/10.' - Classic Rock From the award-winning author of Bring It On Home: Peter Grant, Led Zeppelin and Beyond and Pigs Might Fly: The Inside Story of Pink Floyd comes MAGNIFICO! THE A TO Z OF QUEEN. Addressing the phenomenal success of Bohemian Rhapsody, acclaimed music journalist Mark Blake builds on the legend of Queen and their enduring audience appeal. Providing a fresh, unparalleled take on Queen's music, story and legacy, Blake's complete portrait covers not only the major hits and bestselling albums, but also the inside stories behind the music. Via a series of essays, interviews and biographies, the author shares a wealth of lesser-known details - gained from over thirty years of original material - and explores what the songs of Queen say about their creators. 'Thank you, God bless and sweet dreams, you load of tarts!' - Freddie Mercury

Cecil's Magnifico Adventure

Author: Jim Barber

Publisher: Christian Faith Publishing, Inc.

ISBN: 1644162393

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 94

View: 4612

Adventure jumps off every page in this esteem-building children's novel. Cecil's Magnifico Adventure is a triumphant tale about a tortoise named Cecil who is burdened with a cracked shell and low self-esteem. An injured bluebird comes into his life and changes it forever with her infectious positive attitude and loyal friendship. Throughout this inspirational story, Cecil and a band of critters find themselves facing all sorts of challenging situations. Embracing these situations help each of the critters grow stronger as individuals and closer together as a group. The story is interwoven with social and emotional learning (SEL) including making a plan to achieve a goal, recognizing that bullying is wrong, developing compassion for others, accepting yourself and others as unique, and much more!