Most widely held works by Lloyd James
25 things to say to the interviewer, to get the job you want being qualified isn't enough by Dexter Hawk ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 484 libraries worldwide
If you're looking for a job that lets you do what you're good at, pays you what you're worth, read this book. And if you want to make your dreams come true, read it over and over again. It takes a lifetime to learn these life lessons. But you don't have that kind of time. And no one is going to teach them to you. There just aren't that many good bosses around. Most of them are selfish, busy, or under the gun. Here's a one of a kind book that'll teach you how to get past interviewers.
Starship troopers by Robert A Heinlein ( Recording )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 336 libraries worldwide
"An [Army] recruit of the future goes through the toughest boot camp in the Universe, and into battle with the Terran Mobile Infantry against mankind's most alarming enemy!"--Container.
The curse of Chalion by Lois McMaster Bujold ( Recording )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 261 libraries worldwide
"Lord Cazaril has been in turn, courtier, castle-warder, and captain; now he is but a crippled ex-galley slave seeking nothing more than a menial job in the kitchens of the Dowager Provincara, the noble patroness of his youth. But Cazaril finds himself promoted to the exalted and dangerous position of tutor to Iselle, the beautiful, fiery sister of the heir to Chalion's throne. Cazaril is forced to confront not only the powerful enemies, but also the malignant curse that clings to the royal household, trapping him, flesh and soul in a maze of demonic paradox, damnation, and death for as long as he dares walk the five-fold pathway of the gods."
Ghosts among us uncovering the truth about the other side by James Van Praagh ( Recording )
4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 253 libraries worldwide
Shares true encounter tales from the author's own life, reveals lesser-known details about how ghosts participate in everyday life, and discusses how to enable a more fulfilling life by being open to the spirit world.
Mystic warrior by Tracy Hickman ( Recording )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 221 libraries worldwide
Young Galen Arvad, a human with magical powers, must avoid the ritual that puts those with such talents to death. It seems that in the eyes of the community, magic is a sign of lunacy, and in a yearly ritual the local "crazies" are offered up to the Dragon Priests. Galen is suddenly captured and imprisoned. Now, as Galen's wife, Berkita, and his friend, Cephas the dwarf, set off to rescue him, Galen learns of the fate that awaits him, a fate far worse than even his own death.
Heavier than heaven a biography of Kurt Cobain by Charles R Cross ( Recording )
7 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 206 libraries worldwide
When Kurt Cobain died by his own hand in April 1994, it was an act of will that typified his short, angry, inspired life. Veteran music journalist Charles R. Cross fuses his intimate knowledge of the Seattle music scene with his deep compassion for his subject in this extraordinary story of artistic brilliance and the pain that extinguished it. Based on more than four hundred interviews; four years of research; exclusive access to Cobain's unpublished diaries, lyrics, and family photos; and a wealth of documentation, "Heavier than Heaven" traces Cobain's life from his early days in a double-wide trailer outside of Aberdeen, Washington, to his rise to fame, success, and the adulation of a generation.
Telex from Cuba by Rachel Kushner ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 196 libraries worldwide
Coming of age in mid-1950s Cuba where the local sugar and nickel production are controlled by American interests, Everly Lederer and KC Stites observe the indulgences and betrayals of the adult world and are swept up by the revolt led by Fidel and Raúl Castro.
South sea tales by Jack London ( Recording )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 192 libraries worldwide
Jack London tells eight tales of high daring and great savagery, of bravery and death, even of occasional humor, that could only take place in the exotic South Sea islands. A rare pearl is fought over during a hurricane on a South Sea island. A zealous missionary sets out to spread the Gospel in a land of cannibals. The son of a Polynesian chief becomes the slave of a white man. These stories and others portray life in the South Seas in the days of tall ships a century ago.
7 life lessons from Noah's ark [how to survive a flood in your own life by Michael Levine ( Recording )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 180 libraries worldwide
Using the lessons of Noah's ark, Michael Levine, founder and owner of Levine Communications, based in Los Angeles, offers a lighthearted approach to the serious business of taking stock, taking control, and transforming calamity into opportunity.
A branded world adventures in public relations and the creation of superbrands by Michael Levine ( Recording )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 179 libraries worldwide
Branding is ultimately the way you differentiate your product from the competition. Whether you're selling a celebrity image, automobiles, or a financial service, your goal is to make your brand the most recognizable by the consumer. But there's much more to effective branding than a memorable slogan and ubiquitous advertising. Public relations is becoming key to the entire strategy.
Antietam by James Reasoner ( Recording )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 171 libraries worldwide
In early 1862 the war comes within view of the Brannon family farm in Culpeper County, Virginia. The din of drilling soldiers sweeps over the quiet countyside, and another son of Abigail and John Brannon answers the call to arms. A gifted horseman, Mac joins Jeb Stuart's cavalry and soon finds himself on one of the greatest adventures of the war.
Shiloh by James Reasoner ( Recording )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 169 libraries worldwide
As the Civil War sweeps across the country, it finds the most wayfaring member of the Brannon family of Culpeper County, Virginia, working as a wharf rat at the Mississippi River port of New Madrid, Missouri. Caught up in a bar fight he tried to avoid, Cory Brannon is rescued by Captain Zeke Farrell, of the riverboat Missouri Zephyr, who offers him a job as part of his crew.
Citizen of the galaxy by Robert A Heinlein ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 168 libraries worldwide
The story takes place far in the future, when the human race has spread out to colonize other planets. In a slave market in the capital of Jubbul an auctioneer announces, "Lot ninety-seven. A boy." Thorby--the boy--soon discovers that Baslim, his owner, is not ordinary beggar he appears to be. Master of languages and a superb teacher, Baslim leads a mysterious life. The undercover existence brings Thorby to an adventure on the starship Sisu, and finally to the truth about Baslim's identity, and his own.
Washington Square by Henry James ( Recording )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 167 libraries worldwide
On New York City's Washington Square lives Catherine Sloper, a shy and plain-looking young woman who is tyrannized by her wealthy, overbearing father. When young Morris Townsend begins to court her, Dr. Sloper distrusts his motives, believing that the young man could not possibly love his daughter. Both lovers are obstinate in their affections; but when Dr. Sloper threatens to disinherit Catherine, Townsend disappears, leaving Catherine to humiliation, heartache, and lonely spinsterhood. Years later, after her father's death, Townsend returns, and Catherine must make up her own mind about his intentions.
Manassas by James Reasoner ( Recording )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 163 libraries worldwide
In Culpeper County, Virginia, the troublesome Fogarty brothers have been raising havoc across the countryside in 1861, and when local lawman Will Brannon returns from another futile attempt to track them down, South Carolina has seceded from the Union. Will enlists, but so do the Fogartys. As the Brannon brothers answer the call to arms, the family struggles with dilemmas it had never considered.
Gettysburg by James Reasoner ( Recording )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 158 libraries worldwide
Will and Mac, the two eldest Brannon sons, are in the ranks of the Stonewall Brigade and Jeb Stuart's cavalry. A short bivouac allows them to visit the family farm, but almost as soon as Will rejoins his company, Jackson's former corps marches up the Shenandoah Valley, sweeping the Union troops out of Winchester. A natural route to the North lies open, and Lee's army heads in that direction. The eventual clash at Gettysburg occupies the rest of the book. Will, who is involved from the first day, is kept in the thick of the combat around Culp's Hill and the right side of the Union line. Mac arrives on the evening of the second day, and he sees action with the Southern cavalry at Hanover. Both are swallowed up in the melee of the fighting, and neither emerges unscathed.
The magnificent mummy maker by Elvira Woodruff ( Recording )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 156 libraries worldwide
The mummy that Andrew creates for his fifth grade project seems to have special powers and helps him to understand his feelings about himself, his dead mother, and his stepbrother, whom he calls Mr. Gifted.
The moon is a harsh mistress by Robert A Heinlein ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 156 libraries worldwide
The moon, 2075. Working to produce wheat for earth, lunar residents live like sharecroppers, kept prisoners of the mother planet by a tight web of control. A small group of dissidents are planning a revolution that will change this relationship forever.
Double star by Robert A Heinlein ( Recording )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 155 libraries worldwide
When the most important statesman of the 21st century disappears on Mars, the only hope of preventing interplanetary war lies in an actor's ability to impersonate the missing leader well enough to fool two worlds.
Satisfied customers tell three friends, angry customers tell 3,000 running a business in today's consumer-driven world by Pete Blackshaw ( Recording )
6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 151 libraries worldwide
Describes the seminal financial influence of such consumer-generated media as blogs, message boards, social networking pages, and product review sites, and demonstrates how managers, marketers, and business leaders can establish and maintain a brand's credibility by responding to customers and forming open business relationships.
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