Christianity A Very Short Introduction

Exploring the cultural and institutional dimensions of Christianity, and tracing its course over two millennia, Linda Woodhead provides a fresh, lively, and candid portrait of...

Mortal Friends

“Murder, blackmail, and betrayal, all set against the glittering backdrop of Washington society.” —The Today Show No one knows the world of high...

Deadlock

It begins with an innocent mission…Emily Hudson is an artifacts expert for the U.N. who travels to war torn countries attempting to save their priceless treasures from...

Iron Crowned

An embattled realm mystically entwined with our own, the Otherworld is at the mercy of one woman . . .Shaman-for-hire Eugenie Markham is the best at banishing entities trespassing...

The Apocryphal Gospels A Very Short Introduction

This Very Short Introduction offers a clear, accessible, and concise account of the apocryphal gospels—exploring their origins, their discovery, and discussing how the various...

The Bible A Very Short Introduction

It is sometimes said that the Bible is one of the most unread books in the world, yet it has been a major force in the development of Western culture and continues to exert an...

This Heart of Mine

Molly Somerville knows she has a reputation for trouble. She did give away her fifteen million dollar inheritance, but, hey, nobody's perfect. Yes, Molly's happy about almost...

Capitalism A Very Short Introduction, 2nd edition

What is capitalism? Is capitalism the same everywhere? Is there an alternative?The word "capitalism" is one that is heard and used frequently, but what is capitalism really all...

Babyproofing Your Marriage

Warning! New parents are likely to experience:Scorekeeping-An exceedingly complex, often relentless, tit-for-tat war waged by husbands and wives over the division of parenting...