To Light a Candle Book

To Light a Candle | Download Pdf - ePub - Kindle - eBook

Read or download To Light a Candle by Mercedes Lackey,James Mallory file pdf in full 656 pages, and read latest Fiction ebooks related to To Light a Candle. Read To Light a Candle in eBooks format such as PDF, EPUB, Tuebl and Mobi, Sign up FREE today to Read online all books you wanted any time you want. Secure your book download with full speed for all books without Ads. Notes: Some of author may decided to remove their books anytime, therefore we cannot guarantee that all book is still available in the library!


To Light a Candle

By Mercedes Lackey,James Mallory
  • Book ID : 9781429931168
  • Publisher : Tor Books
  • Pages : 656
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Reads : 796
  • eBook Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • File Pdf: to-light-a-candle.pdf

Book Summary:

In The Outstretched Shadow, which was named by VOYA as Best Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Horror book for 2003, Mercedes Lackey and James Mallory introduced readers to The Obsidian Trilogy and a complex new fantasy world populated by humans, centaurs, elves, talking unicorns, and demons. The Golden City of the Bells, where only humans live, is ruled by the Mage Council, practitioners of High Magic---a powerful magic that is stable and reliable, though rigidly controlled and performed only by men. Outside the City's walls, humans and magical beings mix freely and call upon Wild Magic---a system sometimes erratic, always driven by desire and need, and performed by both men and women. Now, in To Light a Candle, the Demon Queen sends her forces against her human and elven enemies, sowing distraction and death. In the human City, the Queen's agents work to divide the Council and foment rebellion among the City's citizens. In the countryside, they target the most vulnerable and valuable---the young Elf Prince and the Wild Mages who might be the Demons' most dangerous enemies. To his own surprise, young Kellen, once the disappointing son of the great Mage who leads the City's Mage Council, has become a powerful Knight-Mage. Valued for his bravery and his skills as both wizard and warrior, Kellen joins the Elves' war councils. Yet he cannot convince the City of his birth that it is in terrible danger. Kellen's sister Idalia, a Wild Mage with great healing ability, has pledged her heart to Jermayan, a proud Elven warrior. Someday Idalia will pay a tragic Price for a world-saving work of Wild Magic, but until then, she will claim any joy life can offer her. Jermayan, who has learned much while fighting at Kellen's side and loving the human Idalia, finds that everything changes when he Bonds with a dragon while rescuing the Elf Prince and becomes the first Elven Mage in a thousand years. Furious at her enemies' success with the dragon, the Demon Queen attacks in force. Light struggles against Dark, like flickering candle flames buried deep in the shadow of Obsidian Mountain. At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied.

Similar Books For Reading


  • Leave a Candle Burning
    Leave a Candle Burning

    A Book written by Lori Wick, published by Harvest House Publishers 2006-06-01 - 320 pages - part of Fiction books.

    Read more >>
  • Light a Candle
    Light a Candle

    A Book written by Godfrey Nkongolo,Eric Walters, published by Orca Book Publishers 2019-10-01 - 32 pages - part of Juvenile Fiction books.

    Read more >>
  • A Candle to Light the Sun
    A Candle to Light the Sun

    A Book written by Patricia Blondal, published by New Canadian Library 2013-03-05 - 340 pages - part of Fiction books.

    Read more >>
  • REFLECTIONS OF ONE SMALL CANDLE
    REFLECTIONS OF ONE SMALL CANDLE

    A Book written by Gertie Mayeux, published by AuthorHouse 2012-09-18 - 194 pages - part of Self-Help books.

    Read more >>
  • The Book of Candlelight
    The Book of Candlelight

    A Book written by Ellery Adams, published by Kensington Cozies 2020-01-28 - 304 pages - part of Fiction books.

    Read more >>
  • Keep the Candle Burning
    Keep the Candle Burning

    A Book written by Point of Grace, published by FaithWords 2009-06-27 - 160 pages - part of Music books.

    Read more >>
  • Candlelight Spells
    Candlelight Spells

    A Book written by Gerina Dunwich, published by Citadel Press 2018-11-27 - 188 pages - part of Body, Mind & Spirit books.

    Read more >>

Related Books

The Chemical History of a Candle

By Michael Faraday
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : DigiCat
  • Isbn : N.a
  • Pages : 97
  • Category : Fiction
  • Reads : 698
  • File Pdf: the-chemical-history-of-a-candle.pdf

Book Summary:

Chemical History of a Candle introduces a string of lectures concerning the chemistry and physics of fire held by Michael Faraday. Michael Faraday (1791 –1867) was an English scientist who contributed to the study of electromagnetism and electrochemistry. His main discoveries include the principles underlying electromagnetic induction, diamagnetism and electrolysis.

Take One Candle Light a Room

By Susan Straight
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Anchor
  • Isbn : 0307379531
  • Pages : 368
  • Category : Fiction
  • Reads : 338
  • File Pdf: take-one-candle-light-a-room.pdf

Book Summary:

A WASHINGTON POST BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR From the author of A Million Nightingales (“a writer of exceptional gifts and grace”—Joyce Carol Oates) comes a luminous new novel about the forces that tear families apart and the ties that bind them together. Fantine Antoine is a travel writer, a profession that keeps her happily away from her Southern California home. When she returns to mark the fifth anniversary of the murder of her closest childhood friend, Glorette, she finds herself pulled into the tumultuous life of Glorette’s twenty-two-year-old son—and Fantine’s godson—Victor. After getting involved in a shooting, Victor has fled to New Orleans. Together with her father, Fantine follows Victor, determined to help him avoid the criminal future that he suddenly seems destined for. On this journey her father will reveal the wrenching secrets of his past, and Fantine will be compelled to question the most essential choices she’s made in her life.

The Candlelit Menagerie

By Caraline Brown
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Isbn : 1950691578
  • Pages : 288
  • Category : Fiction
  • Reads : 382
  • File Pdf: the-candlelit-menagerie.pdf

Book Summary:

For fans of The Greatest Showman and Water for Elephants, The Candlelit Menagerie grabs hold and pulls readers into the dim halls of the exotic animal emporiums of London, over two centuries ago. Set in late eighteenth-century London, this haunting debut novel features Lillian, a freakishly tall woman who struggles to fit into society because of her size and desire to wear trousers. Each morning, she wakes in her tiny maid's room in a too-small bed to the sound of a lion roaring nearby, on the Strand. One day, she investigates the sound and discovers a candlelit exotic animal emporium. When she meets the lion, there is an instant bond. At first, Lillian is repulsed by the stench and squalor, but there, in the menagerie, Lillian finds her natural home taking care of and befriending wild animals brought from around the world, stolen from their habitats, misfits like her. The British empire had become the dominate colonial power, plundering resources across the ocean, including humans and animals, and bringing them to England's shores for the first time to the amusement of the public. The menagerie, under Lillian's management, becomes a successful attraction. It is her life's mission. She even marries the veterinarian's single-minded apprentice. But when her unborn baby dies in an accident, she is given a chimpanzee to raise as her own child, upending the order of even Lillian's unusual existence. Told in a simple, mesmerizing voice, The Candlelit Menagerie is intensely atmospheric and transporting. This stunning debut will put Caraline Brown at the forefront of the list of new novelists to watch.

LIGHT MY CANDLE

By Eleni Contzonis
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Balboa Press
  • Isbn : 1452570299
  • Pages : 178
  • Category : Body, Mind & Spirit
  • Reads : 731
  • File Pdf: light-my-candle.pdf

Book Summary:

Stop! Breath! The answers to how you can change your life are here in this book. Spirituality is not meant to be complicated or difficult or require sacrifice. It is meant to be part of every day life. Take a moment and ask your self, why are you trying so hard to fit in, when you were made to stand out? Let this book and the magical techniques it offers together with the ancient wisdom of candle therapy, be your first step in your journey back to power, where you will discover your authentic self.

By Candle Light Photography

By L.E Gonzalez
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Booktango
  • Isbn : 1468947435
  • Pages : 1
  • Category : Photography
  • Reads : 965
  • File Pdf: by-candle-light-photography.pdf

Book Summary:

This book contains over 24 chapters full of photographic ideas with many themes to explore and many more tips to enhance your photographic experience.

The Book of Candlelight

By Ellery Adams
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Kensington Cozies
  • Isbn : 1496712455
  • Pages : 304
  • Category : Fiction
  • Reads : 359
  • File Pdf: the-book-of-candlelight.pdf

Book Summary:

In the new Secret, Book, and Scone Society novel from New York Times bestselling author Ellery Adams, the rain in Miracle Springs, North Carolina, has been relentless—and a flood of trouble is about to be unleashed . . . Nora Pennington figures all the wet weather this spring is at least good for business. The local inns are packed with stranded travelers, and among them Nora finds new customers for her store, Miracle Books. Since a little rain never hurt anyone, Nora rides her bike over to the flea market one sodden day and buys a bowl from Danny, a Cherokee potter. But the next day, after Miracle River overflows its banks, and Danny’s body is found floating within the churning waters, Nora decides it’s time for the Secret, Book, and Scone Society to spring into action. A crucial clue may lie within the stone walls of the Inn of Mist and Roses: a diary, over a century old and spattered with candle wax, that leads Nora and her friends through a maze of intrigue—and onto the trail of a murderer . . . “A love letter to reading, with sharp characterizations and a smart central mystery.” —Entertainment Weekly on The Whispered Word

The Candle Maker

By James Ryan Orr
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Morgan James Publishing
  • Isbn : 1630479705
  • Pages : 116
  • Category : Fiction
  • Reads : 593
  • File Pdf: the-candle-maker.pdf

Book Summary:

An inspirational morality tale of a little boy who holds a light within him—and his lifelong struggle to protect that flame and share its message. The Candle Maker offers a refreshing glimpse into the journey of faith throughout the entirety of a lifetime. The story of Phillip and his quest to understand how and why there is a candle within his chest is compelling and reads like a parable guiding toward a profound truth. Phillip’s remarkable experience, the wide swing of all human emotion, travels the high, joyous peaks as well as the low, desolate valleys of life. The Candle Maker follows Phillip through all the stages of his existence, from the warmth of a nurturing home, to the embrace of a true love, through the snares of those who would tempt to extinguish his inner flame, through great loss and absolute heartache, back again to a life rebuilt and life returned, and ultimately face to face with the Candle Maker, the creator of all light. Don’t let the brevity of The Candle Maker mislead you—within this small volume is a story that sings a grand truth that must be experienced by anyone walking the path of light.

Carnival at Candlelight

By Mary Pope Osborne
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Random House Books for Young Readers
  • Isbn : 0375894551
  • Pages : 144
  • Category : Juvenile Fiction
  • Reads : 144
  • File Pdf: carnival-at-candlelight.pdf

Book Summary:

The #1 bestselling chapter book series of all time celebrates 25 years with new covers and a new, easy-to-use numbering system! Jack and Annie head back in time to Venice, Italy in the 1700s. With the help of a research book, a book of magic rhymes, and a set of mysterious instructions from Merlin, the heroes will save the beautiful city from a flood! Formerly numbered as Magic Tree House #33, the title of this book is now Magic Tree House Merlin Mission #5: Carnival at Candlelight. Did you know that there’s a Magic Tree House book for every kid? Magic Tree House: Adventures with Jack and Annie, perfect for readers who are just beginning chapter books Merlin Missions: More challenging adventures for the experienced reader Super Edition: A longer and more dangerous adventure Fact Trackers: Nonfiction companions to your favorite Magic Tree House adventures Have more fun with Jack and Annie at MagicTreeHouse.com!

Lemon Twist

By Anoir Ou-chad
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Anoir Ou-chad
  • Isbn : 1916211909
  • Pages :
  • Category : Health & Fitness
  • Reads : 265
  • File Pdf: lemon-twist.pdf

Book Summary:

At ten years old, Aaron loses his older brother to leukaemia. This profound loss creates tremendous instability in the family for years. The bereaved parents suffered from intense depression and eventually separate. After that, Aaron comes to believe that he is not the child his family looks to for leadership. This realisation fills him with bitter indignation and hatred towards his parents. Devastated by the haunting emotions of the long-buried grief and neglect of his parents, he runs from his village at the age of seventeen. Moving out on his own to the city for the first time is challenging. Aaron faces new social situations that cause him hardship. He retreats to seclusion and solitude for a long time. The only moments he cherishes are when a regular client visits the bookstore where he works. She’s a mature woman whose grace and beauty leave him transfixed. But Aaron’s love remains unrequited. Alex is the first person to open the door of friendship to Aaron and help him overcome the isolation that controls his life. Alex introduces him to a world of excitement and alcohol. Unfortunately, their friendship doesn’t last long, as Alex’s circumstances change after discovering the truth behind his conception, a reality that affects him dramatically. Despite his newfound engagement in the world, something is still missing in Aaron’s heart. He looks for a sense of belonging and approval. He needs to give up all the afflictions that have followed him since childhood. To escape, he moves to a foreign country in a quest for answers. In the exotic Dubai, he works as a bartender and encounters several characters. The things he sees and the stories he hears are life-changing. Nesrine is a woman who resides in Dubai illegally in illicit trade; Caroline is an Egyptian-American whose marriage is on the verge of collapse. Nesrine’s problems, however, are more complex. In the course of his quest, Aaron confronted by a severe sickness that confines him to bed for several months. He loses his business, his apartment, his livelihood. Nesrine offers to nurse him during this convalescence. As the story unfolds and their relationship deepens, Aaron discovers the truth about her past. Both confess their pain and Aaron sees this as the first steps of a love story between two fragile people. But some people are meant to be miserable. Aaron receives a letter from Alex that reopens his healing wounds. He must return to London to complete the last favour Alex asked of him. He promises Nesrine he’ll return in a few weeks, but on the plane, a note falls from his jacket. Heartbroken, Aaron returns to his mother after nine years. He stays with her for a few months to complete his recovery. After that, he meets with Alex’s mother and executes his will. With a chronic disease and perhaps only a few years left to live, Aaron finally realises that the completeness of these experiences has allowed him to attain harmony, reconcile with grief, and forgive himself and life. Towards the end of the story, an unexpected twist adorns his agonising life with a pleasant flavour.

Light Your Candle

By Carl Sommer
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Advance Publishing
  • Isbn : 1575374072
  • Pages : 48
  • Category : Juvenile Fiction
  • Reads : 416
  • File Pdf: light-your-candle.pdf

Book Summary:

Stephanie witnesses the deterioration of her inner-city neighborhood and school. There are gangs and violence on the street, and chaos in the school. Stephanie decides to “light her candle” against the darkness. After convincing her two friends, they begin with one simple act of kindness. Next, they recruit their parents and neighbors to join them in the difficult task of cleaning up their street and bringing order to their school. Follow this heartwarming story of how one girl’s determination and passion to do good, sparks a “Light Your Candle” crusade that transforms an entire community. Virtues: Citizenship / Caring / Community Service

The Return of the Circuit Rider

By David Robert Hinshaw
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : AuthorHouse
  • Isbn : 9781456711856
  • Pages : 124
  • Category : Poetry
  • Reads : 346
  • File Pdf: the-return-of-the-circuit-rider.pdf

Book Summary:

In the process of writing two short collections of light hearted material, (one published and one yet to be published), the author became acutely aware that he could not continue forward without addressing what he considered to be the most important issues of human existence. All of us have asked ourselves the questions, "What is the meaning of life" and "Why am I here"? Some have rejected the idea of an eternal soul, some are undecided, while others are largely unconcerned, but the author has chosen to embrace the concept and run with it. He believes there is a single overriding mission for every individual alive today. The sole purpose of this life is to prepare for the next one, and every person has been given the ability to control his own destiny. When compared to eternity, our lives are like a single knot in a rope that stretches around the world. From the foundation of the earth, a plan has been in place to allow humanity to share the wonders of eternity with the Creator of all things. Those who follow that plan will be rewarded accordingly, while those who prefer to separate themselves from the influence of a Higher Power, will be granted their wish in eternity. If this book convinces one person to follow the plan that leads to redemption, then it will have been well worth the effort.

Wind and Water

By Carole J. Hyder
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : eBook Partnership
  • Isbn : 0966443470
  • Pages : 272
  • Category : Body, Mind & Spirit
  • Reads : 129
  • File Pdf: wind-and-water.pdf

Book Summary:

Wind and Water: Your Personal Feng Shui Journey (with new introduction by author)Feng Shui works with the circulation and flow of the life force (ch'i) in the living and working environment to create balance and harmony. It provides ways to create or select an ideal living or work space to bring prosperity, productivity, and peace.Throughout the centuries, Feng Shui has been extensively used in all Eastern cultures. It has recently found its way to the West where it has gained popularity as people have come to realize its power.Wind and Water: Your Personal Feng Shui Journey presents Feng Shui as simple suggestions that can be done on a daily basis. There are many Feng Shui books that provide the complete didactic approach. In this book, each page will provide information and a corresponding activity. Instead of reading about Feng Shui, this book will provide an immediate experience of Feng Shui.

Loving the Light Within

By Caroline Coulombe
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Balboa Press
  • Isbn : 1504370376
  • Pages : 296
  • Category : Self-Help
  • Reads : 822
  • File Pdf: loving-the-light-within.pdf

Book Summary:

Loving the Light Within is about spiritual journeying and channeling as a path to illumination and happiness. The first part focuses on the authors initiation as a medium and how she evolved as a professional channel and teacher of the art of channeling. The second part is a practical guide to become present, really present to oneself, others and the Divine. It is necessary to work on all dimensions of life to master channeling and if that is not your goal, then simply to be happier. Detailed exercises are offered throughout the book for the readers to acquire a greater connection to their Higher Self and the spiritual world.

Thoughts of a Tribal Elder

By Roger Goodman
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Xlibris Corporation
  • Isbn : 1465310428
  • Pages : 254
  • Category : Body, Mind & Spirit
  • Reads : 521
  • File Pdf: thoughts-of-a-tribal-elder.pdf

Book Summary:

This book documents Roger’s extraordinary life’s journey through the sources of his addictions, and how they played an integral part in his life experiences. These are detailed in his spiritual quest to understand his being in this life. His quest takes him through Queer history, symbols, mythology, rituals, and spiritualities. This spiritual quest is further developed through his experiencing AIDS related illnesses and with returning to life after encounters with the Death Crone. These all unfolded through his recovery from these addictions until where he has today peace and serenity, as he never achieved previously. .

Attend

By Laura Davis Werezak
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : FaithWords
  • Isbn : 1455541478
  • Pages : 240
  • Category : Religion
  • Reads : 686
  • File Pdf: attend.pdf

Book Summary:

A young Christian writer presents a practical guide for reconnecting with God and practicing the presence of God in our frantically busy world today. Our world is full of distractions that do not promote the health of individual souls. What can people do when they feel they have no time or ways to find God? In her new book ATTEND, Laura Davis Werezak reminds readers to encounter God through 40 brief everyday activities that they have been taking for granted, from opening a window to jotting down a dream. Modern life and technology increasingly render these activities obsolete, and readers who struggle to connect with God through "typical" devotions will discover depth in their everyday lives through each beautifully written exercise. Like the wisdom Brother Lawrence provided in his 17th century spiritual classic The Practice of the Presence of God, these daily reminders guide readers to appreciate God in our midst today.

The Cinematic Jane Austen

By David Monaghan,,Ariane Hudelet,John Wiltshire
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Isbn : 0786453222
  • Pages : 204
  • Category : Performing Arts
  • Reads : 410
  • File Pdf: the-cinematic-jane-austen.pdf

Book Summary:

Jane Austen’s novels are loved because they possess a comedic power that is often conveyed through the singular voice of the narrators. Film adaptations, however, have often been unsatisfactory because they lack or awkwardly render features, particularly the voice of the narrators. This work argues for a fresh approach that begins with a reading of the novels that emphasizes their auditory and visual dimensions. Building on their examination of Austen’s inherently cinematic features, the authors then develop productive new readings of the films. Instructors considering this book for use in a course may request an examination copy here.

How the Light Gets In

By Pat Schneider
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Isbn : 0199323844
  • Pages : 320
  • Category : Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Reads : 744
  • File Pdf: how-the-light-gets-in.pdf

Book Summary:

"When I begin to write, I open myself and wait. And when I turn toward an inner spiritual awareness, I open myself and wait." With that insight, Pat Schneider invites readers to contemplate their lives and deepest questions through writing. In seventeen concise thematic chapters that include meditations on topics such as fear, freedom, tradition in writing and in religions, forgiveness, joy, social justice, and death, How the Light Gets In gracefully guides readers through the artistic and spiritual questions that life offers to everyone. Praised as a "fuse lighter" by author Julia Cameron and "the wisest teacher of writing I know" by the celebrated writing guru Peter Elbow, Pat Schneider has lived a life of writing and teaching, passion and compassion. With How the Light Gets In, she delves beyond the typical "how-to's" of writing to offer an extended rumination on two inner paths, and how they can run as one. Schneider's book is distinct from the many others in the popular spirituality and creative writing genre by virtue of its approach, using one's lived experience--including the experience of writing--as a springboard for expressing the often ineffable events that define everyday life. Her belief that writing about one's own life leads to greater consciousness, satisfaction, and wisdom energizes the book and carries the reader elegantly through difficult topics. As Schneider writes, "All of us live in relation to mystery, and becoming conscious of that relationship can be a beginning point for a spiritual practice--whether we experience mystery in nature, in ecstatic love, in the eyes of our children, our friends, the animals we love, or in more strange experiences of intuition, synchronicity, or prescience."

Coventry Magic with Candles, Oils, and Herbs

By Jacki Smith
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Weiser Books
  • Isbn : 9781609256173
  • Pages : 256
  • Category : Body, Mind & Spirit
  • Reads : 109
  • File Pdf: coventry-magic-with-candles-oils-and-herbs.pdf

Book Summary:

Jacki Smith, owner of Coventry Candles, one of the largest suppliers of magic candles in the US, has been crafting magic candles for more than twenty years. In Coventry Magic with Candles, Oils, and Herbs, she shares the history of candle magic along with the recipes, spells, and divinations anyone can use to increase love, prosperity, luck, and abundance. Coventry Magic is not your mama’s candle magic; this is candle magic for our complicated 21st century lives. Coventry Magic explores not only what color candle to use for a specific need but how to dig down deep inside and find out what that need really is. So many times what we think is the problem is only the symptom of the bigger problem. Jacki Smith uses the humor of her own life experiences to show readers how to sort through the traps and tricks they’ve laid for themselves. Her self-evaluation system helps ferret out the underlying issues and beliefs that can often sabotage magical spells. This book helps readers get to the meat of issues and solve them in a magical, life-changing way. Coventry Magic will be an invaluable reference for beginners as well as experienced magic practitioners--the ultimate candle magic reference book.

The Unplugged Family Activity Book

By Rachel Jepson Wolf
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Fair Winds Press
  • Isbn : 1631598678
  • Pages : 144
  • Category : Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Reads : 337
  • File Pdf: the-unplugged-family-activity-book.pdf

Book Summary:

Get ready for kid-approved ideas that celebrate the great outdoors year round! Whether you're building forts or making fresh cider, there's something for every kid and every season. What might unfold if we put away our devices for an hour, a day, or even longer? What adventures await, when we press pause on technology? The Unplugged Family Activity Book invites you and your loved ones to connect, create, and celebrate all year long. With more than 50 projects, crafts, and recipes, plus ideas for seasonal celebrations to share with family and friends, there’s fun to be had, all through the year. Host a springtime tea party, where you’ll nibble shortbread cookies and make a mossy teacup fairy garden. Or gather with friends for a summer potluck party. Blow giant bubbles, race leaf-and-bark boats, or camp out in your own backyard. In the fall, enjoy a harvest party with your friends! Create a fall leaf rainbow, sip mulled cider, and bake bread over a campfire. When winter comes, celebrate the longest night of the year with twinkling ice lanterns. Try your hand at candle dipping and pen your wishes for the coming year. You'll find instruction and recipes for: Candied violets Herbal first aid balm Rose petal tea Infused honey Homemade ice cream Summer flower bunting Homemade dragonfly wings Felted acorn necklaces Autumn gratitude tree Decorative lanterns Baked apples Winter stargazing Maple lollipops Dried citrus garland Plus dozens more crafts, projects, and recipes! In The Unplugged Family Activity Book, you’ll fall in love with every season–wherever you call home. So grab your family and friends, and get ready for an adventure that will last all through the year!

The Art of Mystical Narrative

By Eitan P. Fishbane
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Isbn : 0190885475
  • Pages : 416
  • Category : Religion
  • Reads : 994
  • File Pdf: the-art-of-mystical-narrative.pdf

Book Summary:

In the study of Judaism, the Zohar has captivated the minds of interpreters for over seven centuries, and continues to entrance readers in contemporary times. Yet despite these centuries of study, very little attention has been devoted to the literary dimensions of the text, or to formal appreciation of its status as one of the great works of religious literature. The Art of Mystical Narrative offers a critical approach to the zoharic story, seeking to explore the interplay between fictional discourse and mystical exegesis. Eitan Fishbane argues that the narrative must be understood first and foremost as a work of the fictional imagination, a representation of a world and reality invented by the thirteenth-century authors of the text. He claims that the text functions as a kind of dramatic literature, one in which the power of revealing mystical secrets is demonstrated and performed for the reading audience. The Art of Mystical Narrative offers a fresh, interdisciplinary perspective on the Zohar and on the intersections of literary and religious studies.

A Cosy Candlelit Christmas

By Tilly Tennant
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Bookouture
  • Isbn : 1786812169
  • Pages : 306
  • Category : Fiction
  • Reads : 441
  • File Pdf: a-cosy-candlelit-christmas.pdf

Book Summary:

Read and download full book A Cosy Candlelit Christmas

Of Boys, Men and Moutains

By Roy Tomkinson
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Y Lolfa
  • Isbn : 1847715672
  • Pages : 262
  • Category : History
  • Reads : 748
  • File Pdf: of-boys-men-and-moutains.pdf

Book Summary:

An autobiographical volume about characters in the close community of the Rhondda valley.

The Secret, Book & Scone Society

By Ellery Adams
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Kensington Cozies
  • Isbn : 1496712390
  • Pages : 304
  • Category : Fiction
  • Reads : 815
  • File Pdf: the-secret-book-scone-society.pdf

Book Summary:

First in the mystery series from the New York Times-bestselling author: “Anyone who loves novels that revolve around books will savor this tasty treat.”—Library Journal (starred review) A quirky club in small-town North Carolina holds the keys to health, happiness, friendship—and even solving a murder—all to be found within the pages of the right book… Strangers flock to Miracle Springs hoping the natural hot springs, five-star cuisine, and renowned spa can cure their ills. If none of that works, they often find their way to Miracle Books, where, over a fresh-baked “comfort” scone, they exchange their stories with owner Nora Pennington in return for a carefully chosen book. That’s Nora’s special talent—prescribing the perfect novel to ease a person’s deepest pain. So when a visiting businessman reaches out for guidance, Nora knows exactly how to help. But before he can keep their appointment, he’s found dead on the train tracks. Stunned, Nora forms the Secret, Book, and Scone Society, a group of damaged souls yearning to earn redemption by helping others. To join, members must divulge their darkest secret—the terrible truth that brought each of them to Miracle Springs in the first place. Now, determined to uncover the truth behind the businessman’s demise, the women meet in Nora’s cozy bookstore. And as they untangle a web of corruption, they also discover their own courage, purpose, and a sisterhood that will carry them through every challenge—proving it’s never too late to turn the page and start over… “Adams kicks off a new series featuring strong women, a touch of romance and mysticism, and both the cunning present-day mystery and the slowly revealed secrets of the intriguing heroines’ pasts.”—Kirkus Reviews

A Candle or The Sun

By Gopal Baratham
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Marshall Cavendish International Asia Pte Ltd
  • Isbn : 9814634832
  • Pages : 293
  • Category : Fiction
  • Reads : 409
  • File Pdf: a-candle-or-the-sun.pdf

Book Summary:

“Early in my working life I had discovered that salesmanship consisted not of providing people with what they needed, but with that was essential to their dreams. I was confident that our dining-room suite, complete with carpets, curtains and an artificial fireplace, would shortly be snapped up by people occupying oven-hot semis in the newer and, as yet, treeless, housing estates on the island. The possibility of winter is essential to the happiness of people living in the tropics.” Hernie Perera runs the furniture department in Benson’s, the largest store in Singapore. In his spare time, he writes stories. Suddenly, his comfortable life is shattered. His father is found to have terminal cancer, he loses his job, and his lover joins the ‘Children of the Book’, a Christian sect committed to overthrowing an oppressive government. An old acquaintance and government official promises Hernie literary success in exchange for information on the ‘Children of the Book’. He must now decide between the rewards of political corruption and his conscience. With passion and humour, A Candle or the Sun reveals a Singapore far different from the tourist brochures.

Candle Magic for Beginners

By Richard Webster
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Llewellyn Worldwide
  • Isbn : 0738705357
  • Pages : 244
  • Category : Body, Mind & Spirit
  • Reads : 156
  • File Pdf: candle-magic-for-beginners.pdf

Book Summary:

A practical, nondenominational approach to candle magic--a magical art that requires no religious doctrine or previous experience--this entertaining, informative guide includes tips on candle selection, best times for magic, and how to make your own candles. Original.

Lighting for Cinematography

By David Landau
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing USA
  • Isbn : 1628923628
  • Pages : 336
  • Category : Performing Arts
  • Reads : 346
  • File Pdf: lighting-for-cinematography.pdf

Book Summary:

We can't shoot good pictures without good lighting, no matter how good the newest cameras are. Shooting under available light gives exposure, but lacks depth, contrast, contour, atmosphere and often separation. The story could be the greatest in the world, but if the lighting is poor viewers will assume it's amateurish and not take it seriously. Feature films and TV shows, commercials and industrial videos, reality TV and documentaries, even event and wedding videos tell stories. Good lighting can make them look real, while real lighting often makes them look fake. Lighting for Cinematography, the first volume in the new CineTech Guides to the Film Crafts series, is the indispensable guide for film and video lighting. Written by veteran gaffer and cinematographer David Landau, the book helps the reader create lighting that supports the emotional moment of the scene, contributes to the atmosphere of the story and augments an artistic style. Structured to mimic a 14 week semester, the chapters cover such things as lighting for movement, working with windows, night lighting, lighting the three plains of action and non-fiction lighting. Every chapter includes stills, lighting diagrams and key advice from professionals in the field, as well as lighting exercises to help the reader put into practice what was covered. www.lightingforcinematography.com

A Path To Pregnancy

By Donna Stellhorn
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : ETC Publishing
  • Isbn : 1930038798
  • Pages :
  • Category : Health & Fitness
  • Reads : 349
  • File Pdf: a-path-to-pregnancy.pdf

Book Summary:

There are plenty of scientific and medical technologies in the world today available to a woman/couples as they seek to become pregnant. There is also a lot of science on the subject of fertility, and treating infertility. Before science, fertility drugs, and in vitro fertilization, women turned to ancient and traditional wisdom to help make their dreams of motherhood come true. The concepts presented in this book derive from traditional European, American and Asian metaphysical and folk lore. While they should not be understood as directions, recommendations, or prescriptions of any kind, they provide a completely fascinating overview of the ways our ancestors went about increasing the likelihood of becoming pregnant (and excellent tips for the modern couple seeking to become pregnant)! Many ancient secrets from a variety of cultures around the world are included in the book, among them: traditional symbols, colors, herbs, and foods. Obviously, these are traditions, symbols and methods that worked for the women of the past, our grandmothers, great grandmothers, great-great grandmothers, and the mothers before. These fertility symbols are a part of our history, They are part of our own culture and part of the myth and folklore of other cultures. Fertility wisdom exists in our ancestral memory, in the very cells that make up our bodies. The symbols are powerful, magical, like a sacred prayer to the heavens. They have worked for generations, and they can work for you, too! Author Donna Stellhorn doesn't claim to be a Medical Doctor or Scientist, she's a successful Astrologer and Feng Shui expert with more than 20 years experience as a consulting professional, and many more years of study and practice leading into her profession. Her book offers readers an opportunity to have access to the unique blend of techniques she uses to help identify the steps you can take to improve fertility energy in your life. Over the years of helping clients using Astrology to find the right time, and offering insight into the traditions of the past including the techniques of Feng Shui, Donna has helped countless women from around the world fulfill their dreams. She says, “This book contains some of what I have learned over the years working with countless women, offering encouragement, and sharing fertility folklore from around the world. I have listened to the experiences and stories of others, seeking to help them however I can with their desire to get pregnant. I feel through this work, and through them, I have in some small way helped to welcome many children into the world.”

Candle Magick

By Monique Joiner Siedlak
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Oshun Publications, LLC
  • Isbn : N.a
  • Pages : 70
  • Category : Religion
  • Reads : 701
  • File Pdf: candle-magick.pdf

Book Summary:

Do you want to learn the art of candle magic? This book details everything you need to know about the art that knows no religious doctrine and can be used by anyone. Inside this comprehensive guide, you’ll learn: · What candle magick is and how it differs from other practices · How it works · What kind of candles to use for it · The meanings behind the symbols and colors · When and where to practice your ritual · What the candle flames mean And so much more! If you’ve ever wanted to learn about candle magic or ever thought of practicing it, this guide provides the facts, best practice, and easy-to-understand instructions to help you get started.

The Inquisitor's Diary

By Jeffrey Lewis
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Haus Publishing
  • Isbn : 1908323329
  • Pages : 160
  • Category : Fiction
  • Reads : 747
  • File Pdf: the-inquisitor-s-diary.pdf

Book Summary:

Set in Mexico City in 1649, when the Spanish Inquisition holds sway, TheInquisitor’s Diary takes the form of the diary of Fray Alonso, the most zealous advocate of their mission, as he struggles to win promotion in the church. Outmaneuvered by his rivals, he is dispatched on a seemingly futile journey to the north, where he unexpectedly befriends a captured heretic—a Marrano, or crypto-Jew—and finds himself questioning all he believes in. Thought-provoking and philosophical, this novel brings the Inquisition to troubling life, with all its moral darkness and complexity. “We follow Alonso’s journey as he is dispatched by the Inquisitor General to the country’s northern frontier to root out ‘heresy, apostasy, backsliding.’ . . . This somber work seeks to uncover those subterranean impulses that surge beneath Alonso’s fate.”—Literary Review

Rituals For An Enchanted Life

By Lynn Williams
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Isbn : 1446446417
  • Pages : 288
  • Category : Body, Mind & Spirit
  • Reads : 299
  • File Pdf: rituals-for-an-enchanted-life.pdf

Book Summary:

Many people are searching for ways to bring richness and meaning back into their lives. Rituals provide powerful tools for doing this, and for facilitating personal transformation and spiritual development. As well as providing opportunities for peace and focus in a busy day, they encourage reconnection with the world around us, and with ourselves. Rituals for an Enchanted Life will help us to energise, connect with, process and release or anchor our thoughts and feelings. They include--Rituals for use at home, creating sanctuaries, attracting positive energies --Ways to create magical places - using altars as personal 'power points'--Empowering rituals for improving relationships, for enhancing or changing them --Ways to release negativity and achieve personal goals--Rituals for use at work, in the office, and throughout the year-

The Exultet in Southern Italy

By Thomas Forrest Kelly
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Isbn : 9780195357356
  • Pages : 384
  • Category : Music
  • Reads : 192
  • File Pdf: the-exultet-in-southern-italy.pdf

Book Summary:

The Exultet rolls of southern Italy are parchment scrolls containing text and music for the blessing of the great Easter candle; they contain magnificent illustrations, often turned upside down with respect to the text, The Exultet in Southern Italy provides a broad perspective on this phenomenon that has long attracted the interest of those interested in medieval art, liturgy, and music. This book considers these documents in the cultural and liturgical context in which they were made, and provides a perspective on all aspects of this particularly southern Italian practice. While previous studies have concentrated on the illustrations in these rolls, Kelly's book also looks at the particular place of the Exultet in changing ceremonial practices, provides background on the texts and music used in southern Italy, and inquires into the manufacture and purpose of the Exultets--why they were made, who owned them, and how they were used.