Until the Cows Come Home
Language: en
Pages: 32
Authors: Sandy Donovan
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-10-01 - Publisher: Lerner Publications

Hold your horses! Don't let the cat out of the bag. Don't count your chickens before they're hatched. Have you ever heard these crazy expressions? People use them even when there aren't any animals around! That's because these sentences are idioms—phrases that mean something different than what the words in
Beyond the Sound Barrier
Language: en
Pages: 168
Authors: Kristin K Henson
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-12-16 - Publisher: Routledge

Beyond the Sound Barrier examines twentieth-century fictional representations of popular music-particularly jazz-in the fiction of James Weldon Johnson, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Langston Hughes, and Toni Morrison. Kristin K. Henson argues that an analysis of musical tropes in the work of these four authors suggests that cultural "mixing" constitutes one of
Till the Cows Come Home
Language: en
Pages: 522
Authors: Judy Clemens
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-12 - Publisher: ReadHowYouWant.com

Stella Crown works hard and loves her life. She runs her own Pennsylvania dairy farm with the trusted help of longtime farmhand Howie who stuck with her after her parents died, rides her Harley on the weekends, and has just enough friends to suit her fiercely independent nature. But on
Popular Music Theory and Analysis
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Thomas Robinson
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-04-21 - Publisher: Routledge

Popular Music Theory and Analysis: A Research and Information Guide uncovers the wealth of scholarly works dealing with the theory and analysis of popular music. This annotated bibliography is an exhaustive catalog of music-theoretical and musicological works that is searchable by subject, genre, and song title. It will support emerging
The Haunting of Kate Mccloud
Language: en
Pages: 360
Authors: August Franza
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-02-02 - Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

Kate McCloud is a lost woman who wants to know if there is a difference between being alive and being dead. Other characters in this polyphonic novel are in the same condition because they are haunted by a lack of love and irresolution. The novel takes place in tropical Bibilonia,