Academic

I Don't Want to Go Back to School
In this book, Ben was very nervous about going back to school. He wasn't sure if he would like it as much as he did the year before. Before school started, his parents reassured him, he would be OK. However, his sister sort of tormented...

30.11.2017

Economics Today
Readers learn best when they see concepts applied to examples from their everyday lives. With an abundance of relentlessly current examples, Economics Today: The Micro View appeals to today's diverse population by presenting ideas clearly, at an...

19.10.2016

A Baby Panda Is Born (All Aboard Science Reader: Station Stop 2)
Kids will love reading all about the panda Mei Lan, born at the Atlanta Zoo in September 2006. Through her story, they?ll learn about what newborn pandas are like (they?re the size of a stick of butter!), about their development, and about what life...

26.01.2016

Working with Spoken Discourse
Working with Spoken Discourse provides a comprehensive account of the expanding multidisciplinary field of discourse analysis. It discusses current approaches, concepts and debates in the field of spoken discourse and provides a grounding in the...

14.09.2016

(HEY, WHIPPLE, SQUEEZE THIS
I love this book! It was assigned as the textbook for my Writing for Broadcasting class, and even though we haven't touched the book in class (and I doubt we ever will), I can say every penny I spent on this book was worth it. Sullivan talks about...

08.01.2018

The Living World
George Johnsons textbook has often been considered a student favorite. Dr. Johnson has written this non-majors textbook from the ground up to be an engaging and accessible learning tool with an emphasis on "how things work and why things happen the...

12.09.2015

Inferno
VERSIONE INTEGRALE DELL'INFERNO DI DANTE IN LINGUA ITALIANA. LIBRO I - DIVINA COMMEDIA. 179 PAG. - SAGGIO INTRODUTTIVO DEL CRITICO FRANCESCO DE SANCTIS. L'Inferno fu strutturalmente ideato da Dante come un abisso a forma di imbuto la cui cavita era...

22.02.2014

Verborgen gebreken
Met wat Christine Jansen op haar geweten heeft, zit er niets anders op dan van huis weg te lopen. In paniek verstopt zij zich met haar kleine broertje in de auto van een wildvreemde. Ze is tien jaar oud en wil spoorloos verdwijnen. Achter het stuur...

05.02.2017

Divine Comédie - L'Enfer (La Comédie Divine)
I just want to start off by saying that "Through me you enter into the City of Woes" would make an EXCELLENT tramp stamp. Jump on it!Being that I am an atheist living in the "Bible Belt," I was certain that reading this would lead to some...

16.10.2015

American Social Welfare Policy
This best-selling text provides a balanced and comprehensive overview of social welfare policy in the United States while examining cutting-edge issues. Social Welfare Policy; 2008 Election; Proposition 8;...

21.04.2014

Vulnerable Subjects
Vulnerable Subjects explores a range of life-writing scenarios - from the celebrity to the ethnographic - and a number of life-writing genres from parental memoir to literary case studies by Oliver Sacks. G. Thomas Couser addresses complex...

13.01.2013

Global Politics
Global Politics: A New Introduction is an innovative new textbook that provides a completely original way of teaching and learning about world politics. The book engages directly with the issues in global politics that students are most interested...

05.09.2017

Quick-Reference Guide to Biblical Counseling, The
Hurting people need help. But sometimes those who are faced with helping the hurting could use a little more information about the problems that needy people bring to them. The Quick-Reference Guide to Biblical Counseling provides the answers. It is...

14.09.2016

Dr Korczak's Example
David Greig was born in Edinburgh in 1969 and brought up in Nigeria. He studied drama at Bristol University and is now a well-known writer and director of plays. He has been commissioned by the Royal Court, the National Theatre and the Royal...

22.01.2018

Die Kwart Voor Sewe Lelie
"Ek het jou al vertel van my naam," sê Iris, die sentrale figuur in hierdie bekoorlike roman, ... "ek glo ek sal eendag blom." Baker skryf hier met 'n ligte, satiriese aanslag en fyn insig oor die wel en wee van 'n gesin, plus hardgebakte...

13.01.2016

¿Quién conoce a Greta Garbo?
I loved it, it was simple but good.

21.05.2013

Lugas
Latviešu dramaturga Rūdolfa Blaumaņa lugas krājums, kurā ietilpst lugas "Pazudušais dēls", "Skroderdienas Silmačos", "Indrāni", "Ugunī" un "Sestdienas vakars".

14.06.2015

Hiring the Player (Campus Players, #2)
When life gets you down... Kayla Riggs is three weeks from graduation and has yet to have one college experience worthy of a memory, let alone a story to tell people later. Her BFFs make a deal with the player next door—show Kayla how to have a...

28.10.2015

Marriages and Families
An introductory text, Marriages & Families accentuates the positive aspects of relationships and focuses on enriching students' knowledge and experience in building strong, successful couple and family relationships. The authors, seasoned family...

27.02.2014

Quadern D'Aram
1915, Arménie. Le gouvernement turc a décidé l'extermination du peuple arménien. Aram, 15 ans, et sa mère, Maryk, fuient leur pays. C'est alors l'exil de pays en pays, jusqu'à Marseille. Aram consigne son périple...

04.10.2012

Foucault and Political Reason
Despite the enormous influence of Michel Foucault in gender studies, social theory, and cultural studies, his work has been relatively neglected in the study of politics. Although he never published a book on the state, in the late 1970s Foucault...

16.02.2018

Form Criticism of the Old Testament
Because of its long oral tradition the Old Testament includes a great variety of types of literature--narrative, poetry, proverbs, hymns. Form criticism analyzes these genres within the biblical material in terms of structure, intention &...

06.12.2017

Describing Morphosyntax
This book is a guide for linguistic fieldworkers who wish to write a description of the morphology and syntax of one of the world's many underdocumented languages. It offers readers who work through it one possible outline for a grammatical...

09.07.2015

Black Thunder
This book had a huge impact on me, though maybe not in the sense you may think. Growing up in Richmond, VA, we had a years of local history, American history, etc., and the teachers always made sure to make Black History Month a keynote in our...

31.03.2016

Un Poco Invisible
La ciudad está detenida... todos esperan ansiosos frente al televisor. Es la hora en que se emitirá el último capítulo de la exitosa telenovela "Las gemelas".Esa misma noche comienza la historia de Leo Brendart, un chico un...

19.11.2016

Spring Cleaning
Sometimes, relationships can be deadly. Terri thought she was marrying a strong, loving man, only to find that beneath that handsome face lies something cold, brutal, and dangerous. After years of abuse, Randy takes things a little too far,...

25.12.2014

Graduation Day
Jay Johnson is the illustrator of this book in which Clifford the puppy knocks over a trash can and chews up shoes. At obedience school, little Clifford does not obey. Mom cleverly points out to her daughter that the girl and the puppy can...

09.06.2013

Auditing
This innovative, easy-to-understand, best-selling text offers complete coverage of the entire audit process, taking the reader step-by-step through each audit cycle and then showing how each step relates to the process as a whole. The text is now...

21.06.2016

Let's Play School!
School’s the name of the game in this My Best Friend Dora board book for Dora’s youngest friends!Now Dora’s youngest fans can experience what it feels like to go on a playdate with their best...

17.02.2018

New Perspectives on Computer Concepts 2012
Get Synched! Learning happens when you can effectively connect with the topic you are studying. NEW PERSPECTIVES ON COMPUTER CONCEPTS 2012 makes it possible. Creating a fully integrated and interactive learning environment, NEW PERSPECTIVES ON...

11.11.2015

Algebra 2
Teacher edition which corresponds to the student text (ISBN: 0618250204). Identical to the student text, but it contains teaching suggestions and solutions to all the problems on each page. State specific editions such as the "Indiana Teacher's...

26.01.2014

Habermas and the Public Sphere
The relationship between civil society and public life has become a major topic of discussion in many disciplines, and no single scholarly voice informs this discussion more than that of Jurgen Habermas. His contributions have shaped the nature of...

09.10.2015

The Sorrows of Young Werther [Illustrated]
The majority of The Sorrows of Young Werther is presented as a collection of letters written by Werther, a young artist of highly sensitive and passionate temperament, and sent to his friend Wilhelm.In these letters, Werther gives a very...

31.03.2013

State in Society
The essays in this book trace the development of Joel Migdal's "state-in-society" approach. The essays situate the approach within the classic literature in political science, sociology, and related disciplines but present a new model for...

23.01.2017

Juventud En Extasis
El lector tiene entre sus manos uno de los libros mas transcendentes de todos los tiempos. Una obra única que debe ser leída por parejas, padres de familia, entrenadores, lideres juveniles y formar parte imprescindible de todas las...

01.03.2016

Welcome to Kindergarten
Join Tim as he visits his future kindergarten classroom and learns what he will be doing during his first year of school. Explore the reading, math, and art centers. Sit at the desk where he will practice writing, counting, and telling time. The...

02.08.2016

Forms of Intellectual and Ethical Development in the College Years
This is a very well known book in higher ed circles and so I won't repeat what others have probably said about it being an important, foundational book that everyone in the field should read. I didn't give it five stars due to the occasionally...

31.10.2015

Global Hollywood
Why is Hollywood so successful? Overwhelming almost every other national cinema and virtually extinguishing foreign cinema in the multicultural United States, Hollywood seems powerful around the globe. This book draws from political economy,...

24.10.2016

Chercher le vent
Décidément, Guillaume Vigneault a de qui tenir. Le fils du célèbre chanteur et poète n'a pas tardé à se faire un prénom. Son second roman confirme le talent révélé par le premier, Carnets de...

14.11.2016

Memory Practices in the Sciences
I just finished reading Geoffrey Bowker's Memory Practices in the Sciences for the book club over at Reading Information Sciences. I gave myself a break and allowed myself to read it at a leisurely pace, a luxury I rarely have anymore.At the...

19.04.2013

Acoustic and Auditory Phonetics
"Acoustic and Auditory Phonetics "provides an accessible yet rigorous introduction to basic acoustics, audition, signal processing, and the acoustic theory of speech production. Provides readers with an accessible yet rigorous introduction to...

09.04.2016

Civic Engagement in American Democracy
An analysis of civic engagement in American democracy. It opens with a look at the roots of America's patterns of civic engagement, examining the ways in which social groups and government and electoral politics have influenced each other. Other...

06.12.2017

Bodies in Dissent
In Bodies in Dissent Daphne A. Brooks argues that from the mid-nineteenth century to the early twentieth, black transatlantic activists, actors, singers, and other entertainers frequently transformed the alienating conditions of social and...

02.06.2017

Children
Take a fresh look at a proven product! John Santrock presents the most authoritative account of child development balanced with applications and a pedagogical system to help motivate students to master concepts. Learning goals have been...

05.12.2013

White Out
What does it mean to be white? This remains the question at large in the continued effort to examine how white racial identity is constructed and how systems of white privilege operate in everyday life. This text brings together the original work of...

28.08.2016

Cròniques de la veritat oculta
Els contes en Calders són un artifici on hi intervenen la fantasia, i tot un seguit d'elements que es mouen en l'àmbit del somni. En aquest espai imaginari, el comportament humà i els esdeveniments adquireixen un significat més...

01.02.2015

First Day of School
This book talks about a boy name Micheal who started first day in first grade. All summer long Michael was playing with his dog name Cookie. He loved his dog so much and want to take his dog to school with him. His mom wouldn't allow him to and it...

12.07.2015

Fight Scenes
In an intricately linked series of poetic, short tales set in a 1983 suburb, Greg Bottoms portrays his life as one of two “at-risk” boys as they attempt to learn how to be—and what it means to be—men. By turns funny, disquieting, and moving,...

16.07.2014

Los
Zeer mooi boek dat de sociale problemen euthanasie en racisme/discriminatie/cultuurclash benadert door de ogen van Tom, een journalistje die al langer droomt van schrijver te zijn. Door dit perspectief werkt het verhaal en de vlotte schrijfstijl...

30.05.2013

You Know My Steez
The 2004 Publication of the American Dialect Society, You Know My Steez is the culmination of nearly four years of direct study and hands-on experience by a teacher-researcher and active community member in the working-class suburb of...

18.09.2016

Personal Nutrition
PERSONAL NUTRITION, Sixth Edition is the most concise introductory nutrition textbook on the market. Twelve chapters in length, it is designed for use in quarter or semesters schools where the introductory nutrition course is consumer focused. It...

24.11.2014

The Essential Odyssey
This generous abridgment of Stanley Lombardo's translation of the Odyssey offers more than half of the epic, including all of its best-known episodes and finest poetry, while providing concise summaries for omitted books and passages....

03.02.2018

Approaching Literature
Developed by authors with more than 50 years of teaching experience between them, Approaching Literature has been designed as a true alternative to more traditional literature anthologies. The authors conceived this anthology with three...

27.09.2017

The Body Reader
Plastic surgery, obesity, anorexia, pregnancy, prescription drugs, disability, piercings, steroids, and sex re-assignment surgery: over the past two decades there have been major changes in the ways we understand, treat, alter, and care for our...

09.04.2013

Nurses at the Front
Ellen La Motte (1873-1961) and Mary Borden (1886-1968) are two of the best known American nurses who wrote about their experiences working in the same field hospital on the Western front during World War I. La Motte's The Backwash of War (1916) and...

25.11.2012

Aka
Regīna Ezera (1930-2002) (dzimtajā vārdā Regīna Šamreto) dzimusi 1930. gada 20.decembrī Rīgā amatnieka un medmāsas ģimenē. Mācījusies Rīgas 28. vidusskolā un N....

20.03.2016

Ich möchte eine Möwe sein
Klaus Kordon (* 21. September 1943 in Berlin-Pankow) ist ein deutscher Schriftsteller im Bereich der Kinder- und Jugendliteratur.Klaus Kordon wuchs im Ostberliner Stadtteil Prenzlauer Berg auf. Da sein Vater im Krieg umgekommen war, wurde...

04.12.2016

Radical Children's Literature
Radical Children's Literature reappraises the place of children's literature in culture, showing it to be a creative space where writers and illustrators try out new ideas - about books, society, and the possibilities for narrative in an...

30.04.2015

Governing the Present
The literature on governmentality has had a major impact across the social sciences over the past decade, and much of this has drawn upon the pioneering work by Peter Miller and Nikolas Rose. This volume will bring together key papers from their...

19.06.2013

Social Class and Stratification
The second edition of this strong collection brings together classical statements on social stratification with current and original scholarship, providing a foundation for theoretical debate on the nature of race, class, and gender inequality....

05.09.2014

The Marquise of O...
The story of a woman made pregnant without her knowledge.Between 1799, when he left the Prussian Army, and his suicide in 1811, Kleist developed into a writer of unprecedented and tragically isolated genius. His stories are those of a man...

02.05.2014

Inferno (The Divine Comedy #1)
Guided by the poet Virgil, Dante plunges to the very depths of Hell and embarks on his arduous journey towards God. Together they descend through the twenty-four circles of the underworld and encounter the tormented souls of the damned - from...

07.10.2016

Anthropology of Policy
Shore argues that policy has become such an increasingly central concept that it impinges on all areas of life, and that therefore the study of policy leads straight into issues at the heart of anthropology.

03.02.2018

Politics in Time
This groundbreaking book represents the most systematic examination to date of the often-invoked but rarely examined declaration that "history matters." Most contemporary social scientists unconsciously take a "snapshot" view of the social...

10.12.2013

Curious George's First Day of School
It’s the first day of school, and Curious George has been invited to Mr. Apple’s class to be a special helper! George is just the right monkey for the job—until he starts to wreak his usual havoc, that is. Red and yellow paint makes orange, yellow...

14.05.2014

One Direction
Join the band on their journey to superstardom.This is the only official book from 1D charting their journey since 2012—from the places they visited and fans they met, to their thoughts and feelings, hopes and dreams, highs and lows. It was...

26.02.2017

Scientific Research in Education
Researchers, historians, and philosophers of science have debated the nature of scientific research in education for more than 100 years. Recent enthusiasm for "evidence-based" policy and practice in education--now codified in the federal law that...

16.09.2014

La última niebla
Maria Luisa Bombal es una de las voces mas grandes y originales del siglo XX, precursora del realismo magico, lo cual se manifiesta claramente en este invalorable fragmento de su obraLa breve obra narrativa de Maria Luisa Bombal le ha valido...

01.04.2016

Literature and Its Writers
Literature is a conversation — between writers and other writers, and between writers and readers. In Literature and Its Writers, Ann and Samuel Charters complement a rich and varied selection of stories, poems, and plays with an...

19.06.2013

The Winning Side (University Park, #3)
Lexi’s determined to keep her word and stand by Raven’s side because her love for him is too strong to deny. As Raven learns to deal with the issues that are destined to destroy him and their relationship, their love is taken to a new level. As...

11.10.2014

Racial Innocence
WINNER, 2012 OUTSTANDING BOOK AWARD, Association for Theatre in Higher EducationWINNER, 2013 GRACE ABBOTT BOOK AWARD, Society for the History of Childhood and YouthWINNER, 2013 BOOK AWARD, Children's Literature...

02.03.2013

French Cultural Studies
French Cultural Studies: An Introduction challenges received theories about France and French culture. Taking into account the major changes which have been taking place in French Studies (with the focus shifting to a broader range of cultural...

01.11.2015

The Bears Go to School
Summer is over, the campground is emptying, and a pair of bear cubs are ready to go exploring for some excitement. Into a neighborhood they go, and watch as the children get on the buses and head back to school. This is where they want to be! ...

24.03.2015

Der Schatz auf Pagensand (SZ Junge Bibliothek, #50)
Was gibt es Schöneres als auf einem morschen Jollenkreuzer die Elbe hinab zu segeln und dabei auch noch den 600 Jahre alten Störtebeker - Schatz zu suchen? Die Freunde Benno, Georg, Jan und Jutta ahnen ja nicht, auf was für ein...

30.11.2017

The New Sociolinguistics Reader
This reader brings together a variety of original work ranging from explorations in dialect variation to language attitudes and stereotyping, multilingualism and face-to-face interaction. The second edition includes 25 new readings, balancing...

18.01.2018

La Llamarada
Writing is almost poetry in its attention to detail and the descriptions of the inner impression the world makes on the protagonist. It depicts what happened to the people of Puerto Rico as a consequence of moving the economy from a multi-crop...

26.02.2013

Donderdagmiddag, Halfvier
Achterflap:'Dit is een boek over kinderen. Over mensen die kinderen willen maar ze niet kunnen krijgen, of ze kunnen krijgen maar ze niet willen, of ze krijgen zonder ze te willen, of ze willen en ook krijgen.En omdat het een boek...

29.09.2014

Your Health Today
This exciting new text presents personal health in the context of a changing social and cultural environment. Going beyond behavior change and individual responsibility, it offers a broadened view of health that includes the impact of family,...

10.07.2014

Kindergarten, Here I Come!
This book is comprised of poems and talks about all of the things that may be exciting/new/difficult about Kindergarten. Each new aspect is addressed in its own separate poem. This is a great book for preparing kids for kindergarten, as well as for...

19.01.2014

The Power of a Positive Teen
Johanna and I are reading this book together and it is really good. I just read this poem in there and I would like to show it to you. . . True NobilityWho does his task from day to day and meets whatever comes his way, believing...

24.12.2015

Introduction to Health Physics
A dynamic, all-inclusive overview of the field of health physicsA Doody's Core Title for 2011!If it's an important topic in the field of health physics, you'll find it in this trusted text . . . in sections on physical principles,...

01.08.2015

On Autobiography
Book annotation not available for this title.Title: On DiaryAuthor: Lejeune, Philippe/ Popkin, Jeremy (EDT)/ Rak, Julie (EDT)/ Durnin, Katherine (TRN)Publisher: Univ of Hawaii...

22.05.2017

The Subaltern Speak
The question of whose perspective, experience and history is privileged in educational institutions has shaped curriculum debates for decades. In this insightful collection, Michael W. Apple and Kristen L. Buras interrogate the notion that some...

11.11.2016

Broken Pieces (Broken, #1)
Karaline Brooks has accepted her past and who she has become because of it. She has worked hard to put on a façade as she strides to accomplish her goals in life. When her last semester of college rolls around, everything changes. Andrew Evans...

04.02.2015

Racial and Ethnic Groups, Census Update
" "This best-selling Race & Ethnic Relations text is grounded in a socio-historical perspective with engaging stories and first person accounts." Racial and Ethnic Groups" helps students understand the changing dynamics of the U.S. population....

24.11.2017

Necessary Betrayals
Peace comes at a price and sometimes that price means burning bridges. Jack and Monica broke up a long time ago, but there is still something broken inside. After years of silence, the truce is over when Tristan, Monica's younger brother, reappears...

06.06.2016

Rules for Writers with Writing about Literature
When it comes to value, Rules rulesRules for Writers is a college writer’s companion that covers writing, grammar, research, and documentation in an extremely affordable and portable spiral-bound format. From the best-selling family...

30.05.2015

Social Capital
This collection tackles the theme of isolation and the breakdown of mediating social institutions. It is, in part, a response to Robert Punnam's Bowling Alone as well as an attempt to create a broader idea of civil society. The essays contribute to...

16.01.2018

Signing Naturally
A level 1 book for learning sign language.

06.06.2017

Engaging Minds
Engaging Minds is an introduction to current interdisciplinary studies of teaching and learning to teach. It offers practical suggestions for teachers in the context of critical examinations of assumptions and norms that frame formal education....

25.12.2016

Humanitarianism and Suffering
Humanitarian sentiments have motivated a variety of manifestations of pity, from nineteenth-century movements to end slavery to the creation of modern international humanitarian law. While humanitarianism is clearly political, Humanitarianism and...

09.07.2016

Inferno. by Dante Alighieri
A fun read for young people (ages 8-11) and a great introduction to this classic. The illustrations compliment the text very well and are colorful, fascinating to look at, and drawn with humor. At the beginning there is great description of the...

31.05.2016

Max & Mo Make a Snowman
For use in schools and libraries only. When it starts snowing one school day, Max and Mo, the art room hamsters, watch the "Big Ones" outside making snowmen, and they decide to make one too. Includes instructions for making a paper snowflake and...

05.07.2014

Off To Kindergarten
Award-winning author Tony Johnston and illustrator Melissa Sweet create a joyful story about the first day of kindergarten!"I'm off to kindergarten now.I'd better take my bear.He likes to sit beside me soI'll take a little chair....

02.07.2017

The Virtuoso
First published in 1676, The Virtuoso set a standard for theatrical satire. It was the most extensive dramatic treatment of modern science since Jonson's The Alchemist and took as its target no less than the Royal Society of...

18.08.2017

Soul Rebels
. . . a cult, a deviant subculture, a revolutionary movement . . . these descriptions have been commonly used in the past to identify the Rastafari, a group perhaps best known to North American readers for their gift of reggae music to the world....

28.12.2013

The Best 361 Colleges, 2007 Edition
College students (more than 115,000 of them) reveal what life is really like at the nation's top schools. This must-have guide gives you college rankings like no other and covers all the essentials -- from academics to social life to...

24.08.2013

Ukulele Hayley
Hayley wants to find something to do in the school talent show, so she's thrilled when she buys a vintage ukulele at a garage sale. She convinces her very busy music teacher to show her the basics, and ends up getting a large number of students to...

29.08.2013

The Uses of Knowledge
This insightful selection, features four discourses from The Idea of a University: Knowledge Its Own End; Knowledge Viewed in Relation to Learning; Knowledge Viewed in Relation to Professional Skill; and Knowledge Viewed in Relation to Religion....

26.02.2018