Regency Women´s Dress:Techniques and Patterns 1800-1830 Batsford Cassidy Percoco
From the New York Times best-selling author of Hope In a Jar, Secrets of a Shoe Addict, and Shoe Addicts Anonymous, comes a novel about old rivalries, deep secrets, and the three things all women wish they were. Twenty years ago, when they were teenagers, Holly and Nicola were the outsiders at summer camp. Holly was the plump one, a dreamer who longed to be an artist. Nicola was the shy, plain one who wanted nothing more than to be beautiful. Their cabin nemesis was Lexi. Rich, spoiled, evil Lexi. One night, Holly and Nicola team up to pull one, daring act of vengeance. But they never dream that this one act will have repercussions that will reach into the future, even 20 years later. And they never realize the secret pain that Lexi holds very close, and how their need for revenge costs Lexi a great deal. Today, Holly is a successful gallery owner, who has put her own artistic dreams on hold. She struggles with her weight and for approval from her constantly criticizing boyfriend. Nicola, is an almost-famous actress who believes that one little plastic surgery fix is just what she needs to put her over the edge into fame. And Lexi…Lexi is down on her luck and totally broke. Holly will do anything to be thin. Lexi will do anything to be rich. And Nicola will do anything to be pretty. Thin, Rich, Pretty is the story of three women who believe that happiness is the next dress size down, the next dollar figure up, or the next appreciative glance from a stranger. But mostly it´s the story of how three women save each other, and show each other the path to true contentment. Told with Beth Harbison´s knack for 30- and-40-something nostalgia, and heartwarming humor, Thin, Rich, Pretty will strike a chord with any woman who has ever got on the scale, looked in the mirror, or the bank, and said, ´´if only…” 1. Language: English. Narrator: Orlagh Cassidy. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/aren/001103/bk_aren_001103_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Nail it at every job interview. No more guesswork! You should consider yourself lucky, because in this book, you will find all the hidden gems of finding jobs, making a better impression on your interviewer, following up, and really standing out against the competition when you apply for a job. The things you need to know all get covered in this comprehensive guide, illustrated with examples and the author’s own experiences. Do yourself a favor and feast your mind on the many secrets, explanations, and job interview tips you won’t find everywhere else. You will learn, among others:A few words about dress code, doing research, being on time, and making not only a great first but also a lasting impression.A number of the most common questions and elaborate answers to them (including the dreaded ´´tell me about a weakness or failure” question).Why interviewers ask you what kind of animal you would be, where you see yourself in five years, or if you are considering any other offers.The values of following up, standing out from competitors, and using body language to your advantage.Great ways to use powerful statements, a ´´me in 30 seconds,” and turning curveball questions into something positive.Mysteries about networking and the ´´hidden job market” almost everyone overlooks.Tips about self-confidence, attitude, and what to say when ending an interview.And much more! Don’t wait any longer. If you are looking for or applying for a job, you need this book! Trust me, your career life will never be the same after that. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Thomas Cassidy. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/133543/bk_acx0_133543_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.