Author : Daniel Klingler
Genre : Health & Fitness
Publisher : Penguin
ISBN : 9781615647972
Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
File Download : 256 page

Cosmetics is a $42 billion industry. Creating various looks to express a woman's personality can be achieved merely through the swipe of some glittery powder, a simple concealer contour, or steady brow line. Makeup can make your features pop, and it can also correct or hide your flaws. Idiot's Guides: Everyday Makeup Secrets shows readers how to achieve everyday looks for all age ranges, in addition to all skin types, colors, and flaws using practically priced makeup. In this book, readers get: Introduction to basic skin care and nourishment, skin types, and the tools needed to get the perfect look. - Before and after pictures illustrating just how contouring makeup can change your face. - Large, full-color photos showing step-by-step application for lips, cheeks, and eyes. - Techniques on how to correct features and flaws using makeup. - Secrets for weather-proofing your makeup. - Application tutorials for creating the most popular looks, including natural, bridal, smoky, and day-to-night looks.

Author : Jeffrey J. Byrd, Ph.D.
Genre : Science
Publisher : Penguin
ISBN : 9781440696749
Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
File Download : 480 page

Microbiology, the branch of biology that studies microorganisms and their effects on humans, is a key part of medical training curriculum. Written by a top professor of microbiology and an experienced science writer, this book is a basic microbiology course that can be understood by anyone, including medical students, profesisonals wanting to bone up of the subjects, and laypersons wanting to know about the topic. Prepared by a top professor of microbiology and an experienced popular science writer. Almost every student enrolled in medical school, nursing, dentistry, pharmacology, and veterinary medicine must take microbiology. Includes coverage on microbes and their relationship with each other, the body's immune system, infectious diseases, biotechnology, and bioterrorism.

Author : Casey Clabough, PhD
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
Publisher : Penguin
ISBN : 9781615645251
Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
File Download : 352 page

Creative writing may be the ultimate form of self-expression. Whether the reader is a creative writing student or someone who feels compelled to create stories and poetry in their free time, Idiot's Guides: Creative Writing helps them master the basics of fiction and creative nonfiction and write more effectively. Readers will learn how to: - Create the fundamental elements of good fiction of creative nonfiction, including plot, character, point of view, setting, dialogue, style, and theme. - Write various types and genres of creative writing, including novels, short stories, plays and screenplays, poetry, book-length and article-length narrative nonfiction, memoirs, and more. - Hone their writing skills and boost their creativity with writing prompts and exercises.

Author : David Hodge
Genre : Music
Publisher : Penguin
ISBN : 9781615645695
Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
File Download : 256 page

Learning to play the guitar has never been easier! This book begins with an introduction to different types of guitars and their parts, followed by helpful information on how to choose a guitar. You'll learn how to tune the guitar (supplemented with online audio), how to correctly hold it, how to read tablature, and about basic rhythm. Much of the remainder of the book gives you easy-to-follow instructions on learning chords, and each lesson is followed by a fun practice session and a simple song with which to practice the newly learned chords. In addition to over-the-shoulder color photos showing fingering positions and accompanying two-color chord charts that show exactly what to do, the reader can hear the chords, exercises, and songs performed online--with better visual instruction than can be provided with a DVD.

Author : Cory Doctorow
Genre : Business & Economics
Publisher :
ISBN : 0028639189
Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
File Download : 360 page

Offers advice on how to get a science fiction novel or short story published, including tips on the basic elements of a work of science fiction to getting an agent, and signing a contract.

Author : Liz Palika
Genre : Pets
Publisher : Penguin
ISBN : 9781615645718
Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
File Download : 276 page

Nothing is more exciting than bringing home a new puppy or dog. But without some basic training, a dog can turn life upside down. Idiot's GuidesĀ®: Dog Training helps readers lay a solid, positive behavioral foundation for dogs of all ages and levels of prior training. Filled with full-color, step-by-step photos of the processes for housetraining, obedience, behavior modification, and more, this book is the fastest, easiest way to help a dog grow into a happy, well-behaved member of the family. And when the dog has mastered the basics, this book also shows readers some fun tricks to help owners and dogs enjoy their time together even more. The book includes the perfect balance between textual instruction and visual illustration to teach the essentials of dog training: - Buying and using the right tools and gear - Establishing rapport and understanding with the dog - Housetraining easily and humanely - Learning the foundations of good behavior: come, sit, down, stay, leave it, walking on a leash, and more. - Correcting bad behavior in a positive way and learning to behave well in special situations and with other dogs - Practicing some fun tricks to help the owner bond with their pet - An introduction to beginning AKC behavioral and competitive training

Author : Benjamin Phillips
Genre : Religion
Publisher : Penguin
ISBN : 9781615646289
Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
File Download : 352 page

The Bible is full of amazing stories, and everyone knows the most famous ones. But for new believers and Bible students who want to put the stories into context, see how they fit together, and understand what they are really saying, it's difficult with a traditional Bible. The full color art in Idiot's Guide: The Bible brings the each book of the Bible to life. In it, readers get: - A consistent summary of the vital statistics for each book of the Bible, in order, including the Old Testament, Apocrypha, and New Testament. - A list of characters and their role in each story. - Engaging and easy-to-read summaries of the most enduring and important Bible stories. - The most important Bible quotes and passages, called out and explained in sidebars, serving as starting points for further exploration. - Full-color illustrations of Bible stories and characters, plus helpful maps and timelines to help put information into context.

Author : Sahara Rose Ketabi
Genre : Body, Mind & Spirit
Publisher : Penguin
ISBN : 9781465471116
Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
File Download : 352 page

"A must-read for anyone coming to Ayurveda for the first time or as a readable brush-up for all. Sahara offers a contemporary explanation of Ayurvedic wisdom that resonates with today's readers."-Deepak Chopra Discover your Ayurvedic Dosha (mind-body type) and find foods, self-care practices, yoga poses, and meditations that are tailored to your unique needs. Best-selling author Sahara Rose Ketabi makes Ayurveda accessible with this contemporary guide to the world's oldest health system. Originating in India over 5,000 years ago, Ayurveda is the sister science to yoga. It's the age-old secret to longevity, digestive health, mental clarity, beauty, and balance that's regaining popularity today for its tried-and-trued methods. Sahara Rose revitalizes ancient Ayurvedic wisdom with a modern approach and explains how adjusting the timing of your meals; incorporating self-care practices such as dry-brushing, oil-pulling and tongue-scraping; eating the correct foods for your digestive type; and practicing the right yoga and meditation practices for your unique personality will radically enhance your health, digestion, radiance, intuition, and bliss. With Idiot's Guides: Ayurveda, you will: -Discover your unique Dosha and learn how it is reflected in your physiology, metabolism, digestion, personality, and even in your dreams. -Learn how your body's needs change according to the season, environment, and time of day -Find ways to regain luster, passion and flow in your life -Enjoy easy-to-make, plant-based recipes -Establish an Ayurvedic morning and nighttime ritual for optimal balance -Learn how to balance your chakras according to your Dosha -Use Ayurvedic herbs and spices to heal digestive issues, skin problems, hormonal imbalance, and other ailments With plenty of fun facts, holistic humor, and sacred knowledge from Sahara that will help you seamlessly integrate Ayurveda into your lifestyle.

Author : Michael Miller
Genre : Music
Publisher : Penguin
ISBN : 9781465454102
Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
File Download : 368 page

Many people find music theory a tough subject-- but it doesn't have to be! The best-selling Idiot's Guides: Music Theory, Third Edition, is a concise and clear guide that teaches any budding musician (and even more experienced ones) how to read musical notation by navigating the basics of reading and composing music. This book covers: - The basics of tones, including pitches, clefs, scales, intervals, and major and minor keys. - The building blocks of rhythm, including note values, basic notation, time signatures, and tempo, dynamics, and navigation. - How tunes are created, starting with melodies, chords, chord progressions, and phrases and forms. - The basics of accompaniment, including transcribing, accompanying melodies, and transposing to other keys. - Composing and arranging, including coverage of musical genres and forms, how to compose your own music, arranging for voices and instruments, working with lead sheets and scores, and performing your music. - Helpful reference appendixes, including a glossary, chord charts, and instrument ranges. - Exercises at the end of each chapter, and an answer key appendix. - All-new coverage of genres, composing, and arranging. - Expanded online ear-training and transcribing exercise content.

Author : James Bell Jr.
Genre : Religion
Publisher : Penguin
ISBN : 9781101097724
Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
File Download : 416 page

This revised edition continues to walk both experienced Bible readers and those seeking it out for the first time through a chronological, story-by-story and person-by-person experience. Complete with maps of journeys and explanations of the acts and epistles, this book includes: The journeys of Abraham, Isaac, Jacob, Joseph, and Moses, and the law from Joshua, Judges, Ruth, Samuel and Kings, including David and Goliath, Gideon and Samson, and King Solomon. The captives, the women, the poets, the prophets and more through the Old Testament. The story of Jesus as told in the four Gospels. The acts of the Apostles as they spread the word of the new church; the letters from Peter, Paul, James, John and Jude on a variety of topics, and John's apocalyptic Revelation; The Apocrypha including Maccabees 1 and 2 along with other books included for other practices. An all-new reference glossary featuring names and places with descriptions and cross-references to their discussion in the Bible.