Featuring the entire BEAUTIFUL series cast for one final hurrah! A FREE-SPIRITED GIRL IN NEED OF A BREAK. A MAN WEIGHED DOWN BY RESPONSIBILITY. A ROAD TRIP VACATION WHERE ALL BETS ARE OFF. OH, AND A LOT OF WINE. After walking in on her boyfriend shagging another girl in their place, Pippa Bay Cox ditches London for the States to go on a drunken road trip with Ruby Miller and some of her Beautiful friends. Scaling the career ladder is the default way to deal with heartbreak—and to just deal—for Jensen Bergstrom. Absolutely buried by his drive and workload, he rarely takes time for himself. But when his sister Hanna convinces him to join the gang on a two-week wine tour, he has a rare moment of cutting loose. Of course, it’s only once he’s committed that he realizes the strange girl he met briefly on the plane is coming along, too. She might be too much for him…or he might realize his life has become too small and needs her to make it bigger, crazier. With this circle of friends there’s always something going on: from Chloe and Sara’s unexpected personality swaps to Will’s new domestic side to Bennett’s text message barrage and George’s own happily-ever-after. In short, their adventures in love, friendship, and hilarity are nothing short of Beautiful.
Have you ever dreamed and hoped and planned for something...and then it doesn't happen? Well that's because something even more amazing and wonderful has been waiting for you. Discover joy in the unexpected in Jill Lee's charming story as young Naomi plans the perfect snowman. She is disappointed when her efforts fail, but then she discovers The Beautiful Surprise Beneath.
An analysis of the ways in which evolution shapes human behavior and human lives draws on the field of evolutionary psychology to offer revealing glimpses of human nature and to shed new light on why humans do the things that they do.
The story of one teenager's descent into methamphetamine addiction is told from his father's point of view, describing how a varsity athlete and honor student became addicted to the dangerous drug and its impact on his family.
An emotion-evoking literary work, Beautiful is a poignant story of five characters' incredible journey to self realization. It perfectly captures readers' hearts as it shows the tenacity one must have to look within his or her soul to acknowledge, confront, and overcome the evil that controls his or her daily life. Each characters' remarkable story demonstrates a person's decision to change for the better is often accompanied with pain, confusion, heartache, and repeated failure before he or she can live in a victorious new state of being. In the midst of the drama, a romance manages to develop between two of the characters. In this passionate and sentimental chronicle, author Antoya White shows us that real beauty is not reflected from one's appearance; rather, it radiates from the soul. Will the characters' struggles change their views about themselves? Or will their struggles motivate them to take control of their lives and become productive citizens? Follow their exploits as they emerge in the fiercest battle of life. Come to know beauty's real measure with Antoya White's compelling novel, Beautiful.
You Are Beautiful celebrates the truth that we are all beautiful. In seven simple steps - with some fanciful illustrations by The New Yorker cartoonist Eldon Dedini - this book shows us how to love ourselves so we can then love others and let them love us. it takes us on a journey inward, to the soul, where only love and beauty exist. It assures us that we are perfect and whole just as we are.Give this book to someone you love.**A Guided Meditation CD included inside**