"Among the Bears provides the first in-depth discussion of what it is like to be a bear. It is a passionate account told by Ken Kilham, a naturalist who has dedicated a lifetime to understanding what makes bears tick. After reading this book, you will never again think of bears in the same way. Yes, they are greedy and cute, but they are so much, much more."-Marc Hauser, Author of Wild Minds
"A toughing meditation on the power of loyalty and loss, on the ways in which we pay our depts and settle old scores and on what it means to love, to accept, to succeed-and to negotiate fate's obstacle courses."-People
Add a delicate abd unique touch to greeting cards, letters, and other message bearers with the fluttering beauties in this charming sticker collection. The 85 full color, peel and apply design accurately depict a host of lovely butterflies that will dazzle the eyes of any beholder with their glowing hues.
Life is both sweet and cruel to strong-willed young Shabanu, whose home is the windswept Cholistan Desert of Pakistan. The second daughter in a family with no sons, she's been allowed freedom forbidden to most Muslim girls. But when a tragic encounter with a wealthy and powerful landowner ruins the marriage plans of her older sister, Shabanu is called upon to sacrifice everything she's dreamed of. Should she do what is necessary to uphold her family's honor-or listen to the stirrings of her own heart?