What Color Is Night

What Color Is Night
Author: Grant Snider
Pages: 44
ISBN: 9781452183572
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Release: 2019-11-05
Editor: Chronicle Books
Language: en

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Look closer. Grant Snider's beautiful debut picture book explores the wonders—and colors—of nighttime. For night is not just black and white. Ending in colors yet unseen, and a night of sweet dreams, this lilting lullaby is sure to comfort those drifting off to sleep. With luminous art as spare and glowing as the moon, and lyrical text that reads like a friend leading the way through the wilderness, What Color Is Night? is a rich and timeless look at a topic of endless fascination, and a perfect bedtime read-aloud.

The World at Night

The World at Night
Author: Babak Tafreshi
Pages: 240
ISBN: 9781781319130
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Release: 2019-11-19
Editor: White Lion Publishing
Language: en

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See the full beauty of our night sky revealed as never before in over 200 photographs from around the world. Bringing together the images of over 40 photographers across 25 countries, be astounded by the lights of the night sky in some of the darkest places on earth; discover the beauty of galaxies, planets, and stars; view great celestial events; and see some of the world’s most important landmarks against the backdrop of an incredible nightscape. Babak Tafreshi, founder of the international organization The World at Night, has curated the images in this collection—many of them previously unseen—to reveal the true splendor of the sky at night. A specialist guide to night-sky photography will help you capture your own gorgeous images of the heavens. Commentary on the science, astronomy, and photography accompany stunning images organized by theme: Symbols of all nations and religions embraced by one sky of endless beauties UNESCO World Heritage Sites at night The Universe revealed through constellations, sky motions, atmospheric phenomenon, Aurora, and other wonders Images highlighting the beauty of dark skies away from light-polluted urban areas Celestial events, from great comets to spectacular eclipses Astro-tourism destinations, like ancient astronomical monuments and modern observatories

Night Night Book

Night Night Book
Author: Marianne Richmond
Pages: 24
ISBN: 9781402263606
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Release: 2011-05-01
Editor: Sourcebooks, Inc.
Language: en

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Night night sky. Night night moon. Dear tomorrow, see you soon! The perfect way to wrap up a day with your child, The Night Night Book is an adorable bedtime story that helps kids and parents bid farewell to the day, settle in for the night, and rest up for a new tomorrow. The Night Night Book is sure to become a new bedtime classic. Marianne Richmond is the bestselling author and illustrator of numerous beautiful books for parents and children to share. She creates emotional and thoughtful stories that children of any age will appreciate now and forever.

The End of Night

The End of Night
Author: Paul Bogard
Pages: 336
ISBN: 9780316228794
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Release: 2013-07-09
Editor: Little, Brown
Language: en

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A deeply panoramic tour of the night, from its brightest spots to the darkest skies we have left. A starry night is one of nature's most magical wonders. Yet in our artificially lit world, three-quarters of Americans' eyes never switch to night vision and most of us no longer experience true darkness. In The End of Night, Paul Bogard restores our awareness of the spectacularly primal, wildly dark night sky and how it has influenced the human experience across everything from science to art. From Las Vegas' Luxor Beam -- the brightest single spot on this planet -- to nights so starlit the sky looks like snow, Bogard blends personal narrative, natural history, science, and history to shed light on the importance of darkness -- what we've lost, what we still have, and what we might regain -- and the simple ways we can reduce the brightness of our nights tonight.

Night s End

Night   s End
Author: David Dane Wallace
Pages: 192
ISBN: 9781491786703
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Release: 2016-01-15
Editor: iUniverse
Language: en

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NIGHTS END. As David Dane is whisked away to the morgue a stranger appears out of nowhere to shadow Kate Shamrocks every move.Nights End, the final installment in The Urban Rain Trilogy that witnesses the finality of a legend. Now, a hooded stranger has emerged from the twilight to watch over Von “The Icons” niece prior to one of the greatest betrayals ever witnessed by a man who was once thought of as a hero. In the seedy alley walls off of Ontario Street, one fighter must face his greatest fears as he comes face to face with his toughest challenge ever. NIGHTS END, as a seasoned fighter makes an appearance with a band of thugs, Ontario Streets only hope is the one that they’ve lost to eternal darkness. NIGHTS END, the last in the trilogy about the life and death of Monica Medeiros Abbona a.k.a. Lilly Chicoine who inspired a series that has the entire world talking. NIGHTS END, bare witness as two famous Brothers(Robert and Richard Gray) from the back alleys of Grey Stone come to assist David Dane during his darkest hour. NIGHTS END, bear witness to the final chapter in one of the most popular sagas in modern history.

The Shade of Night

The Shade of Night
Author: Allysson Fugitt
Pages: 460
ISBN: 9781634175364
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Release: 2015-03-10
Editor: Page Publishing Inc
Language: en

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Mary Shane comes home from school one day to find her mother beaten to unconsciousness, this leads her on a perilous journey to find her father, the man that has spent her entire life on the run, always nothing more than a shadow. She must play his deadly game, become the very darkness he hides in, if she ever wants to have a chance at the love she found and the normal life she used to take for granted. As Mary Shane makes her way into the deadly world her father lives in, a world where people have seemingly magical powers and always seem to be one step ahead of you, she discovers that maybe his frequent disappearances and constant paranoia were justified. She finds herself forced to make dangerous decisions and do things she never in her worst nightmare had to face. With the government chasing her every footstep, she must find her father before they do if she ever hopes to survive this wild ride and earn the right to live. She discovers that everything she\'s ever experienced is because of her father and as she begins to put the pieces together she wonders if there is more to this story than anyone else knows.

Imagine a Night

Imagine a Night
Author: Sarah L. Thomson
Pages: 40
ISBN: 9781442440685
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Release: 2011-04-19
Editor: Simon and Schuster
Language: en

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Imagine a night when you can ride your bike right up the stairs to your bed. Imagine a night when your toy train rumbles on its tracks out of your room and roars back in, full sized, ready for you to hop on for a nighttime adventure. Imagine a night when a farmer plays a lullaby on his fiddle, and his field of sunflowers begins to dip and sway to the rhythm. Imagine a night when ordinary objects magically become extraordinary...a night when it is possible to believe the impossible. With the intrigue of an Escher drawing and the richness of a Chris Van Allsburg painting, renowned Canadian artist Rob Gonsalves depicts that delicious time between sleep and wakefulness, creating a breathtaking, visual exploration of imagination and possibility that will encourage both children and adults to think past the boundaries of everyday life, and see the possibilities beyond.

Night of the Black Moon

Night of the Black Moon
Author: Emory Powell
Pages: 266
ISBN: 9781628574289
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Release: 2013-12
Editor: Strategic Book Publishing
Language: en

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Embittered by disparaging “raghead” put-downs while a student at Harvard University, brilliant scholar Mohammed Hassan returns to Iran, leaving behind in America his wife, Germaine Phillips, and their son, Ali. Renaming himself Timur-Osman, he sets out to consolidate power throughout the Moslem world. Years later, Ali goes to Iran to visit his father. Assistant Secretary of State James Parrish is tasked to find ways to influence Timur-Osman, Iran’s new leader. With growing instability across the world, James seeks out Mohammed’s ex-wife, Germaine, to influence the men in her family. Military and political figures appear throughout this story of survival. The situation deteriorates to an explosive climax in the exciting Night of the Black Moon: Can a Man in Iran Conquer the World?

A MIDSUMMER NIGHT S DREAM

A MIDSUMMER NIGHT S DREAM
Author: William Shakespeare
Pages: 814
ISBN: 9788027233236
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Release: 2017-12-06
Editor: Musaicum Books
Language: en

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A Midsummer Night's Dream is a comedy play by William Shakespeare, believed to have been written between 1590 and 1596. It portrays the events surrounding the marriage of the Duke of Athens, Theseus, and Hippolyta. These include the adventures of four young Athenian lovers and a group of six amateur actors, who are controlled and manipulated by the fairies who inhabit the forest in which most of the play is set. Life of William Shakespeare is a biography of William Shakespeare by the eminent critic Sidney Lee. This book was one of the first major biographies of the Bard of Avon. It was published in 1898, based on the article contributed to the Dictionary of National Biography. William Shakespeare (1564 – 1616) was an English poet and playwright, widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language and the world's pre-eminent dramatist. He is often called England's national poet and the "Bard of Avon". His extant works, including some collaborations, consist of about 38 plays, 154 sonnets, two long narrative poems, and a few other verses, the authorship of some of which is uncertain. Sir Sidney Lee (1859 – 1926) was an English biographer and critic. He was a lifelong scholar and enthusiast of Shakespeare. His article on Shakespeare in the fifty-first volume of the Dictionary of National Biography formed the basis of his Life of William Shakespeare. This full-length life is often credited as the first modern biography of the poet.

A Thief in the Night

A Thief in the Night
Author: E. W. Hornung
Pages: 329
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Release: 2015-11-07
Editor: 谷月社
Language: en

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Out of Paradise The Chest of Silver The Rest Cure WEST-END OUTRAGE The Criminologists' Club The Field of Phillipi A Bad Night A Trap to Catch a Cracksman The Spoils of Sacrilege The Raffles Relics The Last Word

Last Night s Reading

Last Night s Reading
Author: Kate Gavino
Pages: 160
ISBN: 9781101992876
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Release: 2015-10-27
Editor: Penguin
Language: en

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An irresistible illustrated collection of charming, wise, and hilarious quotations from your favorite authors Why do we go to book readings? For a chance to see the authors we love come to life off the page, answering our questions and proving to be the brilliant, witty people we catch glimpses of through their work. Illustrator Kate Gavino (author of Sanpaku) captures the wonder of this experience firsthand. At every reading she attends, Kate hand-letters the event’s most memorable quote alongside a charming portrait of the author. In Last Night’s Reading, Kate takes us on her journey through the literary world, sharing illustrated insight from more than one hundred of today’s greatest writers—including Zadie Smith, Junot Diaz, Lev Grossman, Elizabeth Gilbert, and many more—on topics ranging from friendship and humor to creativity and identity. A celebration of authors, reading, and bookstores, this delightful collection is an advice book like no other and a love letter to the joy of seeing your favorite author up close and personal. “Instead of putting together a lengthy play-by-play of the event she witnessed, Gavino records the best quote, and accompanies it with a colorful sketch of the author. It sounds simple, but the results are striking and unforgettable.” –Flavorwire "A witty love letter to the literary world." –The Boston Globe

The Mice Templar V Night s End 2

The Mice Templar V  Night s End  2
Author: Michael Avon Oeming
Pages: 56
ISBN: PKEY:FEB150617
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Release: 2015-04-29
Editor: Image Comics
Language: en

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"RUNNING RED" The greatest battle in the history of the Dark Lands continues -- Templar, Maeven, Rat, Bat, Cat, Weasel, Owl and Serpent wage war for control of the city -- and the very destiny of the Shadow Time!

Night Siege

Night Siege
Author: Joseph Allen Hynek,Philip J. Imbrogno,Bob Pratt
Pages: 263
ISBN: 156718362X
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Release: 1998
Editor: Llewellyn Worldwide
Language: en

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Examines reports of sightings of a boomerang-shaped UFO in the Hudson Valley region of New York and nearby western Connecticut

Good Night Vancouver

Good Night Vancouver
Author: David J. Adams
Pages: 20
ISBN: 9781602199378
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Release: 2010-01-01
Editor: Good Night Books
Language: en

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In the colorful pages of this enchanting board book, young readers are treated to a personal tour of one of the most exciting cities in the world. Children quickly recognize their favorite landmarks and attractions, including English Bay, Lions Gate Bridge, Granville Island, Vancouver Aquarium, Lynn Canyon, Science World, Library Square, Stanley Park, Grouse Mountain Skyride, snowboarding, Gulf Islands, wildlife, and more.

One Night with Her Boss

One Night   with Her Boss
Author: Annie O'Neil
Pages: 192
ISBN: 9781488009396
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Release: 2016-01-01
Editor: Harlequin
Language: en

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Her Valentine's fling! Usually cautious Dr. Ali Lockhart is starting afresh and leaving the ghosts of her life-changing accident behind. A Valentine's fling is just what she needs before starting her new career as a sports physician…but then her handsome stranger turns out to be her new boss! Dr. Aidan Tate's steely exterior hides a devastating heartbreak, but keeping things strictly professional with the tantalizing Ali is increasingly difficult. Especially as after that steamy night, what is forbidden promises to taste all the sweeter…

Where Do Diggers Sleep at Night

Where Do Diggers Sleep at Night
Author: Brianna Caplan Sayres
Pages: 32
ISBN: 9780375980985
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Release: 2012-05-22
Editor: Random House Books for Young Readers
Language: en

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Truck-obsessed toddlers will want to make the diggers, tractors, fire engines, and more featured in this fun-filled construction tale part of their nightly bedtime routines! Discover what bedtime looks like for the snowplows, dump trucks, giant cranes, and more that dot the pages of this irresistible construction story. Just like you and me, the vehicles in this story get tuckered out after a long day of hard work and need to quiet down and settle in for sweet dreams. Young readers will surely identify as these trucks ask for one more story while their parents sing them a goodnight song and send them off to bed. With a sweet rhyme scheme and an illustration style that’s perfect for nighttime rituals, Where Do Diggers Sleep at Night? and its things-that-go companions—Where Do Steam Trains Sleep At Night?, Where Do Jet Planes Sleep At Night?, Where Do Speedboats Sleep at Night?, and Where Do Diggers Celebrate Christmas?—will leave vehicle-loving kids snuggled up and satisfied.

Night s Black Angels

Night s Black Angels
Author: Ronald Pearsall
Pages: 282
ISBN: STANFORD:36105036156649
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Release: 1975
Editor: David McKay Company
Language: en

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A Midsummer Night s Dream

A Midsummer Night s Dream
Author: Helen Hackett
Pages: 88
ISBN: UOM:39015040723564
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Release: 1997
Editor: Northcote House Pub Limited
Language: en

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Change and transformation are central to the action, themes and language of A Midsummer Night's Dream. In this lucid study Helen Hackett shows how the play participates in a widespread 1590s concern with mutability; often, as here, expressed through moon-imagery, and associated with representations of the ageing Virgin Queen. However, it is also very much a play about procreative change, set at one of the 'green hinges' of the year, to use Angela Carter's phrase. The happy ending is marked by multiple marriages; and yet, these marriages have been achieved through conflict and force. Comedy veers close to tragedy, and vice versa in the inset Pyramus and Thisbe performance, illustrating Shakespeare's sense of the innate indeterminacy of genres. It is also Shakespeare's most Spenserian play in its depiction of a supernaturally animated natural world, providing the grounds for the characterization of Shakespeare as a poet of nature which was to prove so influential for Milton and the Romantics.

Everybody Goes Nighty Night

Everybody Goes Nighty Night
Author: Sandra Magsamen
Pages: 10
ISBN: 0545927994
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Release: 2018-04-24
Editor: Cartwheel Books
Language: en

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Lift the flaps on each page to see how everyone and everything goes to sleep. Little ones will love the cozy felt flap on the cover and all of the surprises in this interactive bedtime treat.

Hansel and Gretel

Hansel and Gretel
Author: Cameron Fox
Pages: 32
ISBN: 9781292287607
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Release: 2019
Editor: Pearson UK
Language: en

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