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Messala

Messala The Return from Ruin — A Sequel to Ben-Hur Lois Scouten   A BRILLIANT SEQUEL to Ben-Hur — a colourful, compelling tale of love, ambition, and faith, set in ancient Rome. In the original novel of Ben-Hur, Messala is seriously injured in a chariot race with his boyhood friend, Ben-Hur — who had been imprisoned,…

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Mercy Immense and Free

Mercy Immense and Free Essays in Wesleyan History and Theology Victor Shepherd   In Mercy Immense and Free, Victor Shepherd explores the context of John Wesley’s theology in four dimensions: – intellectual: Wesley’s grounding in Patristics and Anglican theology; – theological: his simultaneous acceptance of and penetration of Reformation theology through his insight that the purpose of justification…

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Love At Work

Love At Work Why Passion Drives Performance in the Feelings Economy Brady G. Wilson   LOVE AT WORK FOMENTS A REVOLUTION for workplaces of every description and in every industry: a revolution in which leaders understand that engaging people’s hearts trumps engaging their minds. Wilson shows how leaders who love: believe in their people; pull out…

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Le Pouvoir de la conversation

Le Pouvoir de la conversation Le Secret pour faire ressortir le génie de vos collaborateurs et développer votre influence en tant que leader Brady G. Wilson   CE QUE LES GENS DISENT À PROPOS DE LE POUVOIR DE LA CONVERSATION « Brady Wilson a raison. Les relations prospèrent lorsque nous inspirons d’autres à partager leur…

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Know Thyself

Know Thyself Action and Perception — Book 3 The Human Equation Toolkit Eric McLuhan and Wayne Constantineau Illustrator: Heidi Overhill   THE THIRD OF FIVE BOOKS in a groundbreaking new series, The Human Equation Toolkit. “We are very lucky indeed that Eric McLuhan and Wayne Constantineau are carrying on the McLuhan tradition of fearless investigation into…

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Kate & Pippin’s Family

Kate & Pippin’s Family The Unlikely Love Story continues   Finally, the much-anticipated sequel to Kate & Pippin: An Unlikely Love Story, which stole the hearts of kids, parents, and teachers everywhere. Now the true story continues. And it includes more than Kippin, the deer, and Kate, the Great Dane who nurtured her when she…

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Just in Time Management

Just in Time Management Over 950 Practical Lessons Your MBA Professor Didn’t Teach You Cy Charney   IT’S NOT THAT CY CHARNEY OPPOSES MBA and other types of academic training. It’s just that he feels academic training doesn’t go far enough — that it fails to prepare people for what life as a manager is really like. Now Charney…

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Juice: The Power of Conversation

Juice: The Power of Conversation The Secret to Releasing Your People’s Brilliance and Expanding Your Leadership Influence Revised Edition Brady G. Wilson   CONVERSATIONS ARE THE KEY to business success – in fact, they are the operating system of companies big and small. Not just any conversations, but powerful ones in which we: Inspire others…

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It’s Your Time

It’s Your Time Information and Exercises To Get You Ready For a Great Retirement Donna McCaw   According to retirement expert Donna McCaw, successful retirees approach their retirement the way an experienced outdoors person approaches a canoe trip, by over-preparing and then going with the flow. Like a canoe trip, retirement can be both safe and…

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Interpreting Martin Luther

Interpreting Martin Luther An Introduction to His Life and Thought Victor Shepherd   “However deeply we immerse ourselves in Luther, we are no closer to exhausting the riches his mind and thought make available to us.” So writes Victor Shepherd in this immensely readable and informative book – which aids in just such an immersion.…

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Inland Navigation by the Stars

Inland Navigation by the Stars A Memoir Anne Coleman “Coleman’s keen observations about her long life make INLAND NAVIGATION BY THE STARS not only an intimate personal memoir but also a work of social history. Her reflections of the times she grew up in are compassionate yet critical and provide a unique and engaging insight…

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I Wish Someone Had Told Me That

I Wish Someone Had Told Me That Ten Kernels of Experience for Those Beginning Their Careers from Those Concluding Theirs Tony Altilia TONY ALTILIA, A FORMER ADVERTSING AGENCY CEO, shares his own advice — and that of 49 other Baby Boomers who have succeeded in their careers — with young men and women starting out…

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How I Succeeded in Retirement and the Biway Story

How I Succeeded in Retirement and the Biway Story Mal Coven   The story of Mal Coven the family man, the businessman, and the entrepreneur for whom retirement from the Biway has meant pursuing original entrepreneurial ideas — as well as brushing up against and corresponding with celebrities Barbara Walters, Larry King, Nancy Sinatra, Jackie Mason, Bud…

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How Dare You Manage?

How Dare You Manage? Seven Principles to Close the CEO Skill Gap Nick Forrest How dare you manage? These words are often on the tip of Nick Forrest’s tongue as he consults for CEOs and other senior managers. Why? Because rare is the CEO who has been taught to manage large groups of employees — indeed,…

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Homosexuality and Following Jesus

Homosexuality and Following Jesus Paul Flaman  JESUS’ PRAYER WAS “THAT ALL MAY BE ONE” In this clear, concise, and compelling book, Paul Flaman addresses ways in which we can contribute to fulfilling this foundational prayer of the Christian life when it comes to the issue of homosexuality — an issue that has caused much division…

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Heatstroke

Heatstroke Why Canada’s Summer Olympic Program Is Failing — And How We Can Fix It Michael G. Simonson   HEATSTROKE EXPOSES THE SYSTEMIC CAUSES of Canada’s Summer Olympic failures against the backdrop of the country’s increasing Winter Olympic success and the meteoric rise of summer athletes in Australia, a country that used to trail its northern…

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Health First

Health First Winning at Weight Loss and Wellness Steve Hirsch, MD “A terrific, practical guide for anyone who wants to live within a consistent, healthier weight range forever … The big difference between this program and some fad diet or hyped training regime is that it is simple and sustainable. The program … incorporates reasonable…

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Growing Up Jewish in China

Growing Up Jewish in China Dolly Beil   A colourful and compelling memoir of Jewish life in China during the first half of the twentieth centuryDOLLY BEIL SPENT THE FIRST PART OF HER LIFE in the Chinese cities of Tsingtao (Qingdao), Mukden (Shenyang), Harbin, and Tientsin (Tianjin). Her father, owner of a jewellery store and…

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God’s House Rules

God’s House Rules Seven Biblical Truths to Transform and Enrich Your Family Life Donald N. Bastian   THE FAMILY TODAY – not only in society generally, but also in the church – is facing an unprecedented number of challenges and choices. Where can families turn for help in sorting through all the confusion? God’s House…

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Gobi Runner

Gobi Runner Taking a Personal and Professional Challenge to the Desert Stéfan Danis   In the midst of a devastating year for his and most businesses, Stéfan Danis searched for a challenge that would get him in physical and mental shape for what lay ahead, inspire others in similar situations, and raise funds for those…

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Glimpses Through the Mirror

Glimpses Through the Mirror Jim Campbell — a kinder, gentler, Andy Rooney of the North — trains his lively intelligence and dry wit on the major and minor details of modern life, including: Statistics (which he is always tempted to fabricate, to see what people are willing to swallow) Big-city commutes from the confines of…

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Gifts of Leadership

Gifts of Leadership Team building Through Empathy and Focus Art Horn Back in print! The classic statement by a master coach and writer on what it takes to be a successful leader in times of great change and challenge — a blend of: empathy — showing presence and genuineness focus — aligning an employee’s goals…

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G3: The Gift of You, Leadership, and Netgiving

G3: The Gift of You, Leadership, and Netgiving Give, Give, and Give again — that is Tim Cork’s formula for personal and professional success. The first gift is to you — when you get really good at you, everyone around you benefits. The second is leadership — the gift of raising other people’s game. And the third is netgiving — connecting…

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Forty Days with the Thirty-nine Articles of Religion

Forty Days with the Thirty-nine Articles of Religion The Thirty-nine Articles of Religion of the Church of England. Are the Thirty-nine Articles of Religion of the Church of England a dusty relic of the sixteenth century, with little to say to Anglican Christians in this brave new world of the twenty-first century? Or do they…

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Forever Recognize Others’ Greatness

Forever Recognize Others’ Greatness Solution-Focused Strategies for Satisfied Staff, High-Performing Teams, and Healthy Bottom Lines Sarah McVanel and Brenda Zalter-Minden   According to countless engagement surveys and polls, the majority of employees today want to feel more valued and to contribute in more meaningful ways. The results of disengagement are devastating: Top talent is considering…

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