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Everything a player needs to create heroic characters for the world s greatest roleplaying game The Player s Handbook is the essential reference for every Dungeons Dragons roleplayer It contains rules for character creation and advancement backgrounds and skills exploration and combat equipment spells and much more Use this book to create exciting characters from among the most iconic D D races and classes Dungeons Dragons immerses you in a world of adventure Explore ancient ruins and deadly dungeons Battle monsters while searching for legendary treasures Gain experience and power as you trek across uncharted lands with your companions The world needs heroes Will you answer the call
Everything a Dungeon Master needs to weave legendary stories for the world s greatest roleplaying game The Dungeon Master s Guide provides the inspiration and the guidance you need to spark your imagination and create worlds of adventure for your players to explore and enjoy Inside you ll find world-building tools tips and tricks for creating memorable dungeons and adventures optional game rules hundreds of classic D D magic items and much more The third of three core rulebooks this book contains tools a Dungeon Master needs to provide captivating stories and game play An excellent resource for new and existing Dungeons Masters to engage in both adventure and world creation with rules guidelines and sage advice from the game s experts Created as part of a massive public playtest involving more than 170 000 fans of the game
The Real ACT Prep Guide with CD is the only book with insider test-taking tips and strategy practice and insight from the makers of the ACT This is the only guide that includes 5 previously administered full-length ACT tests written by the actual test maker including 2 NEW practice tests Also included is ACT content and procedures you ll follow when actually taking the test along with in-depth review of the optional Writing Test and how it is scored examples of all the question types and suggestions on how you might approach the questions The supplemental CD features a complete electronic copy of Peterson s Cool Colleges 101 and additional online college planning resources from Peterson s The only guide that includes 5 previously administered full-length ACT tests written by the actual test maker including 2 NEW practice tests ACT content and procedures you ll follow when actually taking the test Valuable information about tuition payment plans All the question types you can expect to find on the ACT Suggestions on how you might approach the questions and Peterson s tried-and-true test-taking strategies and tips
The perfect gift for fans of The Hunger Games and Divergent this boxed set includes all of the paperback editions of James Dashner s 1 New York Times bestselling series--The Maze Runner The Scorch Trials The Death Cure and The Kill Order The first book The Maze Runner is now a major motion picture featuring the star of MTV s Teen Wolf Dylan O Brien Kaya Scodelario Aml Ameen Will Poulter and Thomas Brodie-Sangster and the second book The Scorch Trials is soon to be a movie hitting theaters September 18 2015 Also look for James Dashner s newest novels The Eye of Minds and The Rule of Thoughts the first two books in the Mortality Doctrine series If you ain t scared you ain t human When Thomas wakes up in the lift the only thing he can remember is his name He s surrounded by strangers boys whose memories are also gone Nice to meet ya shank Welcome to the Glade Outside the towering stone walls that surround the Glade is a limitless ever-changing maze It s the only way out and no one s ever made it through alive Everything is going to change Then a girl arrives The first girl ever And the message she delivers is terrifying Remember Survive Run Praise for the Maze Runner series A mysterious survival saga that passionate fans describe as... a fusion of Lord of the Flies The Hunger Games and Lost EW com Wonderful action writing fast-paced but smart and well observed Newsday A nail-biting must-read Seventeen com Breathless cinematic action Publishers Weekly Heart-pounding to the very last moment Kirkus Reviews Exclamation-worthy Romantic Times STAR James Dashner s illuminating prequel The Kill Order will thrill fans of this Maze Runner series and prove just as exciting for readers new to the series -Shelf Awareness Starredmore
A menagerie of deadly monsters for the world s greatest roleplaying game The Monster Manual presents a horde of classic Dungeons Dragons creatures including dragons giants mind flayers and beholders a monstrous feast for Dungeon Masters ready to challenge their players and populate their adventures The monsters contained herein are culled from the D D game s illustrious history with easy-to-use game statistics and thrilling stories to feed your imagination The leader in providing contemporary fantasy entertainment Dungeons Dragons is the wellspring for the entire modern game industry digital as well as analog This newest edition draws from every prior edition to create a universally compelling play experience and exemplifies the true spirit of a game that holds captive the hearts and minds of millions of players worldwide The second of three core rulebooks this book details all manner of creatures that characters might encounter over the course of their adventures An essential resource for Dungeon Masters to use in populating any type of challenge they might contrive for their players Created as part of a massive public playtest involving more than 170 000 fans of the game
Available together for the first time all three books in the 1 New York Times bestselling Divergent trilogy plus the companion volume told from the perspective of the immensely popular character Tobias Perfect for established fans who want to own the full Divergent library or readers new to the series this box set includes Divergent Insurgent Allegiant and Four A Divergent Collection as well as an exclusive Divergent series poster Divergent One choice can transform you Veronica Roth s 1 New York Times bestselling debut is a gripping dystopian tale of electrifying choices powerful consequences unexpected romance and a deeply flawed perfect society Insurgent One choice can destroy you Veronica Roth s second 1 New York Times bestseller continues the dystopian thrill ride As war surges in the factions all around her Tris attempts to save those she loves and herself while grappling with haunting questions of grief and forgiveness identity and loyalty politics and love Allegiant The explosive conclusion to Veronica Roth s 1 New York Times bestselling Divergent trilogy reveals the secrets of the dystopian world that has captivated millions of readers Four A Divergent Collection A companion volume to the worldwide bestselling Divergent... series told from the perspective of Tobias The four pieces included The Transfer The Initiate The Son and The Traitor plus three additional exclusive scenes give readers a fascinating glimpse into the history and heart of Tobias and set the stage for the epic saga of the Divergent trilogy more
Read the second book in the 1 New York Times bestselling Maze Runner series that is soon to be a motion picture hitting theaters September 18 2015 and is perfect for fans of The Hunger Games and Divergent The first book The Maze Runner is now a movie featuring the star of MTV s Teen Wolf Dylan O Brien Kaya Scodelario Aml Ameen Will Poulter and Thomas Brodie-Sangster Also look for James Dashner s newest novels The Eye of Minds and The Rule of Thoughts the first two books in the Mortality Doctrine series Solving the Maze was supposed to be the end Thomas was sure that escape from the Maze would mean freedom for him and the Gladers But WICKED isn t done yet Phase Two has just begun The Scorch There are no rules There is no help You either make it or you die The Gladers have two weeks to cross through the Scorch the most burned-out section of the world And WICKED has made sure to adjust the variables and stack the odds against them Friendships will be tested Loyalties will be broken All bets are off There are others now Their survival depends on the Gladers destruction and they re determined to survive Praise for the Maze Runner series A mysterious survival saga that passionate fans describe as a fusion of Lord of the Flies The... Hunger Games and Lost EW com Wonderful action writing fast-paced but smart and well observed Newsday A nail-biting must-read Seventeen com Breathless cinematic action Publishers Weekly Heart-pounding to the very last moment Kirkus Reviews Exclamation-worthy Romantic Times STAR James Dashner s illuminating prequel The Kill Order will thrill fans of this Maze Runner series and prove just as exciting for readers new to the series Shelf Awareness StarredFrom the Hardcover edition more
Now for the first time ever J K Rowling s seven bestselling Harry Potter books are available in a stunning paperback boxed set The Harry Potter series has been hailed as one for the ages by Stephen King and a spellbinding saga by USA Today And most recently The New York Times called Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows the fastest selling book in history This is the ultimate Harry Potter collection for Harry Potter fans of all ages
Read the third book in the 1 New York Times bestselling Maze Runner series perfect for fans of The Hunger Games and Divergent The first book The Maze Runner is now a major motion picture featuring the star of MTV s Teen Wolf Dylan O Brien Kaya Scodelario Aml Ameen Will Poulter and Thomas Brodie-Sangster and the second book The Scorch Trials will soon be a movie that hits theaters September 18 2015 Also look for James Dashner s newest novels The Eye of Minds and The Rule of Thoughts the first two books in the Mortality Doctrine series It s the end of the line WICKED has taken everything from Thomas his life his memories and now his only friends the Gladers But it s finally over The trials are complete after one final test Will anyone survive What WICKED doesn t know is that Thomas remembers far more than they think And it s enough to prove that he can t believe a word of what they say The truth will be terrifying Thomas beat the Maze He survived the Scorch He ll risk anything to save his friends But the truth might be what ends it all The time for lies is over Praise for the Maze Runner series A mysterious survival saga that passionate fans describe as a fusion of Lord of the Flies The Hunger Games and Lost EW com Wonderful action... writing fast-paced but smart and well observed Newsday A nail-biting must-read Seventeen com Breathless cinematic action Publishers Weekly Heart-pounding to the very last moment Kirkus Reviews Exclamation-worthy Romantic Times STAR James Dashner s illuminating prequel The Kill Order will thrill fans of this Maze Runner series and prove just as exciting for readers new to the series Shelf Awareness Starred Take a deep breath before you start any James Dashner book Deseret NewsFrom the Hardcover edition more
The 1 New York Times bestseller which is also a major motion picture directed by Angelina Jolie has now been adapted by the author for young adults Beautifully illustrated throughout this riveting biography includes more than 100 black-and-white photos as well as exclusive content In Conversation with Laura Hillenbrand and Louie Zamperini Every young person should have the chance to read this book It s easy to think growing up that bravery is for other people who are simply born heroic But nothing about Louis marked him out for greatness He started out as a misfit and troublemaker but became a great man because of his choices His story shows that everyone has the potential to rise above obstacles It is not where you start out in life that counts the most it is how you choose to face it Angelina JolieOn a May afternoon in 1943 an American military plane crashed into the Pacific Ocean and disappeared leaving only a spray of debris and a slick of oil gasoline and blood Then on the ocean surface a face appeared It was that of a young lieutenant the plane s bombardier who was struggling to a life raft and pulling himself aboard So began one of the most extraordinary sagas of the Second World War The lieutenant s name was Louis... Zamperini As a boy he had been a clever delinquent breaking into houses brawling and stealing As a teenager he had channeled his defiance into running discovering a supreme talent that carried him to the Berlin Olympics But when war came the athlete became an airman embarking on a journey that led to his doomed flight a tiny raft and a drift into the unknown Ahead of Zamperini lay thousands of miles of open ocean leaping sharks a sinking raft thirst and starvation enemy aircraft and beyond a trial even greater Driven to the limits of endurance Zamperini would respond to desperation with ingenuity suffering with hope and humor brutality with rebellion His fate whether triumph or tragedy would hang on the fraying wire of his will In this captivating young adult edition of her award-winning 1 New York Times bestseller Laura Hillenbrand tells the story of a man s breathtaking odyssey and the courage cunning and fortitude he found to endure and overcome Lavishly illustrated with more than one hundred photographs and featuring an exclusive interview with Zamperini Unbroken will introduce a new generation to one of history s most thrilling survival epics Praise for Unbroken This adaptation of Hillenbrand s adult bestseller is highly dramatic and exciting as well as painful to read as it lays bare man s hellish inhumanity to man --Booklist STARRED This captivating book emphasizes the importance of determination the will to survive against impossible odds and support from family and friends A strong well-written work --School Library Journal This fine adaptation ably brings an inspiring tale to young readers --Kirkus Reviewsmore
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