Look Who´s Pulling the Trigger Now?:A Study of Girls´/Women´s Relationship with Video Games Christine Daviault
Millions of people, both men and women, can become involved in relationships with manipulators, people who control through emotional manipulation, insults, and mind games. These ´´toxic´´ relationships erode self-esteem and make life miserable for the victim. Whether the manipulator is a relative, a spouse or romantic partner, a boss, coworker, or subordinate, or even a trusted friend or advisor, Dr. Harriet B. Braiker, best-selling author of The Disease to Please, shows you how to break this damaging cycle for good. Who´s Pulling Your Strings? will help you end a current destructive relationship, understand how it occurred, and prevent you from ever getting involved in a manipulative relationship again. Using revealing self-assessment quizzes, action plans, and how-to exercises, Dr. Braiker empowers you to: Recognize the signs of a manipulative relationship Spot manipulators and their typical ways of operating Assess your own vulnerability to manipulation Identify the 7 main ´´Head Games´´ manipulators play Utilize effective resistance tactics against manipulator´s efforts Transform yourself from a ´´soft´´ to a ´´hardened´´ target Extricate yourself from manipulative relationships that do not change Protect yourself from falling prey to manipulators´ control in the future Stop others from pulling your strings once and for all With insight, compassionate advice, and self-affirming strategies, Dr. Braiker helps you end any manipulative relationship and regain control of your life, starting right now. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Kate Reading. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/graw/000035/bk_graw_000035_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Dark State is the second book in the thrilling Empire Games series - set in the same world as Charles Stross´ The Merchant Princes series.In the near future, the collision of two nuclear superpowers - in two different time lines - is imminent. One America is experiencing its first technological revolution whilst a parallel United States is a hi-tech police state. But both are poised to wreak destruction.In Miriam Burgeson’s America, internal politics are pulling the government apart. But if one of her agents secures a high-profile defection, civil war may be averted. Rita Douglas, rival US spy, arrives during this crisis. Her world is rocked when she realises Miriam is her mother, who gave her up for adoption as a baby. But what impact will this have on the conflict?Then the US discovers another time line and the remains of an advanced society. Something annihilated that civilisation - and Rita’s people are about to rouse it. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Kate Reading. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/macm/001861/bk_macm_001861_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
A collection of 12 award-winning short stories the true adventures of California Fish and Game Wardens and the wildlife-destroying outlaws they pursue. These stories illustrate the wide variety of wildlife-related problems wardens face in California, which has a greater diversity of wildlife and wildlife habitat than any other state and is second only to Alaska in its vast expanses of wilderness.Volume three contains 12 more exciting adventures:Delta Ghosts - A team of wardens ambush outlaw gillnetters at Grizzly Bay, in the same Delta waters patrolled 80 years earlier by Fish Patrol Warden and famous writer, Taylor London .Smooth Operator - Wardens stalk a cagy and arrogant abalone-poaching commercial sea urchin diver.Time Bomb - A dangerous and mentally unstable deer poacher proves highly troubling for pursuing wardens.Cheaters - An inexperienced warden consults an old pro of his profession to capture a pair of super-wary striped bass snaggers.Tigers Revenge - A cocky and confident salmon poacher makes the mistake of ´´pulling the tail of the tiger,” that is, taunting a local game warden.A Calculated Risk - Despite a comedy of errors, wardens close in on highly destructive pig poachers.Killer John - Future serial killer? Wardens deal with a scary deer poacher and born killer.New Talent - A new warden astounds a mentor with his almost super-human sensory skills.Slow Learners - A once major league pitcher proves to be a highly interesting adversary for wardens.Davie Crockett and the Bush Baby - A Hollywood stunt man and elk poacher tangles with border wardens.Then Came Speedy - A Peruvian sheepherder and a small sheepdog pay dearly to save their sheep from marauding bears in high meadows of the Sierra Nevada range....Lethal Intent - Would-be assassins are thwarted by a fearless warden who 1. Language: English. Narrator: Patrick J. Hinchliffe. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/147014/bk_acx0_147014_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
A little red pickup truck named Rusty made a deal with one of the meanest pickup truck named Max on the pulling game. If Rusty wants to win, he will have to learn to believe in himself. An all inspiring story that will inspire children over and over again. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Al Remington. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/035654/bk_acx0_035654_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Join veteran poker player and master strategist Shayne Dice as he applies his nearly two decades of experience and mastery in the game of video poker. Inside this three-hour program, you´ll learn all the tips and tricks you´ll ever need to cash in big on your next casino visit or online play! Inside this one-of-a-kind fully comprehensive program, you´ll learn literally hundreds of professional strategies for pulling out big wins in record time. Such as: The rules of Jacks or better Jacks or better strategy Progressives Difficult hands to play Odds, probabilities, and paradoxes Wild card video poker Gambling myths Author´s secret advice & insight The dirty little secrets about online casinos And literally hundreds more! Do not miss this one-of-a-kind opportunity to learn from one of the winningest video poker players in history. For more information on this program, as well as to see our entire catalog of books, audios, and CDs, visit us on the web at www.2ndempiremedia.com. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Clay Willison. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/061869/bk_acx0_061869_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Denver publishing heiress Miranda Clayton craves more from life than society parties and shopping sprees, but her tycoon father refuses to take her seriously. Her solution? Beat him at his own game by going to work for his top competitor, Connor Reeves, in Las Vegas. Connor isn´t fooled by Miranda´s new plan for a second. He knows exactly who she is; what he doesn´t know is why she´s pulling him into her games. After their first meeting, Connor knows what he wants - Miranda in his bed! But the more he´s around his new vice president, the more he wants something deeper than a short-term fling. The question is does the lady want Connor - or his business? 1. Language: English. Narrator: Carly Robins. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/adbl/029175/bk_adbl_029175_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Do you want to shave a stroke or three off your scores? Are you a nervous wreck when you miss the green? Do you struggle to get up and down in two? Or does your short game just suck? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then this self-help audiobook is for you. Told in a no-nonsense, down-to-earth style, this will teach you four simple steps that will have your short game so sharp you could cut your fingers pulling your wedge from the bag. It doesn´t matter if you fluff, skin, sky, or shank your chips, this simple four-step process will transform your chipping beyond all recognition - without having to spend another cent. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Nick McArdle. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/adbl/031626/bk_adbl_031626_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
From the author of Greetings from Witness Protection! comes another unforgettable middle-grade novel about friendship and family.Devin wants to hit it big on the Internet by pulling a stunt at an NBA game - one the entire nation will be watching. Addison can´t turn Devin down, but he can barely manage talking to his teachers without freezing up. How´s he supposed to handle the possibility of being a viral sensation?Addi´s not sure why Devin is bent on pulling off this almost-impossible feat. Maybe it has something to do with Devin´s dad´s hospital bills. Maybe it all goes back to the Double-Barreled Monkey Bar Backflip of Doom. Or maybe it´s something else entirely. No matter what, though, it´s risky for both of them, and when the big day finally comes, Devin´s plan threatens more than just their friendship.With memorable protagonists and a wonderful supporting cast, The Right Hook of Devin Velma is a one-of-kind knockout in middle-grade fiction. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Robbie Daymond. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/lili/003341/bk_lili_003341_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.