Black Dog

Black Dog
Author: Stuart Woods
Release: 2022-08-02
Editor: Penguin
Pages: 305
ISBN: 9780593540015
Language: en
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Stone Barrington must battle a nasty opponent in the latest action-packed thriller from the #1 New York Times bestselling author. After returning home from a treacherous adventure, Stone Barrington is all too happy to settle back down in his New York City abode. But when he's introduced to a glamorous socialite with a staggering inheritance, Stone realizes his days are about to be anything but quiet. As it turns out, Stone's intriguing new companion has some surprisingly familiar ties and other far more sinister ones—including a nefarious enemy who gets too close for comfort. When it becomes clear that this miscreant will stop at nothing to get what he wants, and will endanger all whom Stone holds hear, Stone must step in to protect his friends and prevent a dangerous madman from wreaking havoc across the city.

Black Dogs

Black Dogs
Author: Ian McEwan
Release: 2011-02-02
Editor: Anchor
Pages: 176
ISBN: 9780307760234
Language: en
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Set in late 1980s Europe at the time of the fall of the Berlin Wall, Black Dogs is the intimate story of the crumbling of a marriage, as witnessed by an outsider. Jeremy is the son-in-law of Bernard and June Tremaine, whose union and estrangement began almost simultaneously. Seeking to comprehend how their deep love could be defeated by ideological differences Bernard and June cannot reconcile, Jeremy undertakes writing June's memoirs, only to be led back again and again to one terrifying encouner forty years earlier—a moment that, for June, was as devastating and irreversible in its consequences as the changes sweeping Europe in Jeremy's own time. In a finely crafted, compelling examination of evil and grace, Ian McEwan weaves the sinister reality of civiliation's darkest moods—its black dogs—with the tensions that both create love and destroy it.

Black Dog

Black Dog
Author: Levi Pinfold
Release: 2014
Editor: Unknown
Pages: 25
ISBN: 1783700408
Language: en
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Only Small, the youngest of the Hopes, has the courage to face the Black Dog that appears outside the family's home. When it chases her through the forest she shows no fear, so it grows smaller and smaller. The 2013 Greenaway winner is now available with an audio CD.

Blackdog

Blackdog
Author: K.V. Johansen
Release: 2011-09-06
Editor: Pyr
Pages: 547
ISBN: 9781616145224
Language: en
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In a land where gods walk on the hills and goddesses rise from river, lake, and spring, the caravan-guard Holla-Sayan, escaping the bloody conquest of a lakeside town, stops to help an abandoned child and a dying dog. The girl, though, is the incarnation of Attalissa, goddess of Lissavakail, and the dog a shape-changing guardian spirit whose origins have been forgotten. Possessed and nearly driven mad by the Blackdog, Holla-Sayan flees to the desert road, taking the powerless avatar with him. Necromancy, treachery, massacres, rebellions, and gods dead or lost or mad, follow hard on the their heels. But it is Attalissa herself who may be the Blackdog’s—and Holla-Sayan’s—doom.

Living with a Black Dog

Living with a Black Dog
Author: Matthew Johnstone,Ainsley Johnstone
Release: 2012-03-01
Editor: Hachette UK
Pages: 80
ISBN: 9781780339047
Language: en
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As beautifully illustrated as it is touching, this second book from Matthew Johnstone, author of I Had a Black Dog, is written for those who care for those suffering from depression - friends, family members, colleagues, and even therapists. Using wonderful illustrations and the image of Churchill's infamous 'black dog', Matthew and his wife Ainsley offer a moving, inspirational and often humorous portrait of life with depression - not only for those suffering from it themselves, but for those close to them. Living with a Black Dog speaks directly to the carer and offers practical and sometimes tongue-in-cheek tips on helping the depression sufferer, such as 'Socks have little do with mental health. If people could just "snap out of it" they would.' and 'Encourage any form of regular exercise. Fitness robs the Dog of its power'. Based on their own experiences, Matthew and his wife Ainsley treat the subject of depression sympathetically, hopefully and, most importantly, humorously.

Black Dog The Dreams of Paul Nash Second Edition

Black Dog  The Dreams of Paul Nash  Second Edition
Author: Dave McKean
Release: 2022-05-10
Editor: Dark Horse Comics
Pages: 136
ISBN: 9781506717531
Language: en
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New edition with bonus material by Dave McKean! Dark Horse proudly presents a new, second edition, of the graphic novel by legendary artist Dave McKean, based on the life of Paul Nash, a surrealist painter during World War 1. The Dreams of Paul Nash deals with real soldier's memoirs and all the stories add up to a moving piece about how war and extreme situations change us, how we deal with that pain, and, in Nash's case, how he responded by turning his landscapes into powerful and fantastical psychoscapes. The second edition of Black Dog: The Dreams of Paul Nash features a new cover by Dave McKean, along with 15 pages of new bonus material examining the creation of the book.

Black Dog Dream Dog

Black Dog Dream Dog
Author: Michelle Superle
Release: 2010
Editor: Unknown
Pages: 141
ISBN: 1896580343
Language: en
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Sam finds a big black dog in her backyard and wants to keep it, but she must find a way to hide the dog from her mother.

I Had a Black Dog

I Had a Black Dog
Author: Matthew Johnstone
Release: 2012-03-01
Editor: Hachette UK
Pages: 48
ISBN: 9781780339030
Language: en
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'I Had a Black Dog says with wit, insight, economy and complete understanding what other books take 300 pages to say. Brilliant and indispensable.' - Stephen Fry 'Finally, a book about depression that isn't a prescriptive self-help manual. Johnston's deftly expresses how lonely and isolating depression can be for sufferers. Poignant and humorous in equal measure.' Sunday Times There are many different breeds of Black Dog affecting millions of people from all walks of life. The Black Dog is an equal opportunity mongrel. It was Winston Churchill who popularized the phrase Black Dog to describe the bouts of depression he experienced for much of his life. Matthew Johnstone, a sufferer himself, has written and illustrated this moving and uplifting insight into what it is like to have a Black Dog as a companion and how he learned to tame it and bring it to heel.

Black Dog

Black Dog
Author: Stephen Booth
Release: 2001
Editor: HarperCollins UK
Pages: 514
ISBN: 9780006514329
Language: en
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Dark, intense and utterly compelling, 'Black Dog' was an extraordinary first novel from a writer who has rapidly become the most promising crime author to emerge in the genre in years.

The Skull of Shirzad Mir

The Skull of Shirzad Mir
Author: Harold Lamb
Release: 2006-09
Editor: Unknown
Pages: 181
ISBN: 192861941X
Language: en
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Black Dog Summer

Black Dog Summer
Author: Miranda Sherry
Release: 2016-02-16
Editor: Simon and Schuster
Pages: 256
ISBN: 9781476779034
Language: en
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"Originally published in 2014 in Great Britain by Head of Zeus"--Title page verso.

Black Dog Blues

Black Dog Blues
Author: Rhys Ford
Release: 2019-03-05
Editor: DSP Publications
Pages: 237
ISBN: 9781644053171
Language: en
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Stalker and elfin outcast Kai Gracen has no hope of escaping a deadly bloodline feud.

Presidents Fact Book Revised and Updated

Presidents Fact Book Revised and Updated
Author: Roger Matuz
Release: 2017-01-03
Editor: Black Dog & Leventhal
Pages: 808
ISBN: 9780316507912
Language: en
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The Presidents Fact Book is a compendium of all things presidential and a sweeping survey of American history through the biography of every president from George Washington to Donald Trump. Organized chronologically by president, each entry covers the major accomplishments and events of the presidential term; cabinet members, election results, groundbreaking legislation, and Supreme Court appointments; personality and personal habits; career before the presidency; a behind-the-scenes look at the wives, families, friends, and foes; and much more, including hobbies, odd behaviors, and outlandish penchants. Major primary documents from each administration -- from the Bill of Rights to Barack Obama's speech on race in America -- provide a glimpse into the crucial moments of America's storied past in the words of those who led the nation. Perfect for students, history buffs, and political junkies, The President's Fact Book is at once an expansive collage of our nation's 45 individual presidents and a comprehensive view of American history.

Black Dog

Black Dog
Author: Rachel Neumeier
Release: 2014-02-04
Editor: Watkins Media Limited
Pages: 448
ISBN: 9781908844842
Language: en
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BLACK DOG by Rachel Neumeier takes the reader into a hidden world of magic, war, and shapeshifting that exists just behind the headlines of the human world. Think of it as Robin McKinley's SUNSHINE but with werewolves instead of vampires. Natividad is Pure, one of the rare girls born able to wield magic. Pure magic can protect humans against the supernatural evils they only half-acknowledge--the blood kin or the black dogs. In rare cases--like for Natividad's father and older brother--Pure magic can help black dogs find the strength to control their dark powers. But before Natividad's mother can finish teaching her magic their enemies find them. Their entire village in the remote hills of Mexico is slaughtered by black dogs. Their parents die protecting them. Natividad and her brothers must flee across a strange country to the only possible shelter: the infamous black dogs of Dimilioc, who have sworn to protect the Pure. In the snowy forests of Vermont they are discovered by Ezekiel Korte, despite his youth the strongest black dog at Dimilioc and the appointed pack executioner. Intrigued by Natividad he takes them to Dimilioc instead of killing them. Now they must pass the tests of the Dimilioc Master. Alejandro must prove he can learn loyalty and control even without his sister's Pure magic. Natividad's twin Miguel must prove that an ordinary human can be more than a burden to be protected. And even at Dimilioc a Pure girl like Natividad cannot remain unclaimed to cause fighting and distraction. If she is to stay she must choose a black dog mate. But, first, they must all survive the looming battle.

The Black Dogs Project

The Black Dogs Project
Author: Fred Levy
Release: 2015-09-15
Editor: Race Point Publishing
Pages: 128
ISBN: 9781627887298
Language: en
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Combat Black Dog Syndrome worldwide; a portion of all proceeds from Black Dog Project will be donated to black dog rescue. One of Tumblr's most viral blogs of 2014, the Black Dogs Project is a stunning photo series by animal photographer Fred Levy. Known as "Black Dog Syndrome" in animal shelters and rescues, it refers to the unfortunate phenomenon that black dogs are frequently the LAST dogs to be adopted and the FIRST dogs to be euthanized in rescue shelters. Animal photographer Fred Levy couldn't believe that it was true, so he began talking with shelters. Not only does the phenomen exist, but he discovered it's an epidemic. Levy decided to turn his camera lens to black dogs, showing the world how beautiful they truly are. He called the photo series, The Black Dogs Project, and the stunning photographs have been shared worldwide, spreading awareness and attention to the problem. A portion of all proceeds for Black Dogs Project will be donated to black dog rescue.

The Black Dog Summer on the Vineyard Cookbook

The Black Dog Summer on the Vineyard Cookbook
Author: Joseph Hall,Elaine Sullivan
Release: 2009-11-29
Editor: Little, Brown
Pages: 224
ISBN: 9780316091602
Language: en
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The first cookbook from The Black Dog Tavern contains a collection of recipes from the summertime menu of this Martha's Vineyard restaurant, which has been deemed a true American institution. 75 color photos, 25 line drawings.

Black Dog

Black Dog
Author: Neil Gaiman
Release: 2016-11-03
Editor: Hachette UK
Pages: 96
ISBN: 9781472246677
Language: en
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A special illustrated edition of Black Dog by bestselling storytelling legend, Neil Gaiman. This American Gods world novella will thrill Games of Thrones devotees and Terry Pratchett fans alike. Illustrations by celebrated artist Daniel Egnéus. 'Original, engrossing, and endlessly entertaining' George R.R Martin on American Gods 'It followed me home,' he said, conversationally. In a rural northern village, legend tells of a ghostly black dog that appears from the darkness before you die. Shadow Moon has been on the road a while now but he can't walk any further tonight, not with the rain lashing down. Gratefully, he heads home with a nice English couple, who offer a box room, hot whisky and local tales. But when the man collapses en route, Shadow realises that something about this place has been left untold. Something ancient, something within the very walls of the village. Something shadowing them all.

I Had a Black Dog

I Had a Black Dog
Author: Matthew Johnstone
Release: 2005-08-01
Editor: Pan Australia
Pages: 48
ISBN: 9781742629384
Language: en
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Ever since Winston Churchill popularised the phrase Black Dog to describe the bouts of depression he experienced for much of his life, it has become the shorthand for the disease that millions of people suffer from, often in shame and silence. Artist and writer Matthew Johnstone, a sufferer himself, has written and illustrated this moving and uplifting insight into what it is like to have a Black Dog as a companion. It shows that strength and support that can be found within and around us to tame it. Black Dog can be a terrible beast, but with the right steps can be brought to heel.There are many different breeds of Black Dog affecting millions of people from all walks of life. The Black Dog is an equal opportunity mongrel. Stunningly illustrated, totally inspiring, this book is a must-have for anyone who has ever had a Black Dog, or knows someone who has. This is a specially formatted fixed layout ebook that retains the look and feel of the print book.

Robert s Adventures and the Odyssey of Dracula s Black Dog

Robert   s Adventures and the Odyssey of Dracula   s Black Dog
Author: Horia Hulban
Release: 2015-05-05
Editor: Strategic Book Publishing & Rights Agency
Pages: 329
ISBN: 9781681810607
Language: en
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Horia Hulban is an English professor from Transylvania who lives in Iasi. He was vice president of Petre Andrei University of Iasi for eight years, and is a long-time member of Romania’s Writers’ League. He studied at V. Babes-Bolyai University of Cluj-Napoca, the main city of Transylvania, and started to study philology, hoping to become a writer. The author’s interest in writing was stirred by his Ph.D. thesis on George Bernard Shaw’s plays, out of which he published two books. He has published fifty books in all, most written alone and a few in collaboration.

Black Dog Bleeding

Black Dog Bleeding
Author: Jason Blacker
Release: 2007-08-01
Editor: Lulu.com
Pages: 272
ISBN: 9781430311546
Language: en
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The story of one man's journey to hell. Hell does have a name.Robben Island. This story, though fictional, is based on, and honors, the life - and death - of Stephen Biko. It is 1977, Johannesburg, South Africa. Some cruelly and sadistically wielded power meant to scourge, some broke under its weight, while some remained unbent, immovable under it, resolute of spirit, and ultimately, tragically, indomitable. This is the story of such a man.The story of Stephen Biko, though familiar to many, is a tragedy beyond what any man, any person should ever have to endure. This is not a story for the feint of heart or stomach. It is a story, not meant to shock, but to shine the unapologetic, unflattering light of truth on a situation that was, and is very real. Told through one man's journey, it will lay bare any and all realities of a world that for some was inescapable. The pain is real. The horrors are real. Ignoring them won't change a thing. Understanding it just might.