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Maximum-Strength Motivation-Makers: All the Best Answers for the Worst Kid Problems
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Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 14,490. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Get hundreds of immediately useable, powerful, surprising new methods to motivate unmotivated students in school. This book even delivers solutions for youngsters who say they don't need school because they will be sports stars, rap stars, become models, win the lottery, or marry a wealthy man. These methods are simply unlike any you have ever seen before, and are designed to work when conventional methods fail. They are perfect for any teacher, counselor, parent or social worker who wants to turnaround unmotivated, bored, disinterested, apathetic or truant student.
Small Ways to Shape the World
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,540. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
How can you bring about a more peaceful, just world? This little book offers simple ideas which anyone can carry out-- some comfortable, some more challenging. It’s both a supplement to Small Things Count!—Simple Ways to Live Christ’s Love Each Day and an introduction to the power each of us has to make a better world simply by living our lives.
Staying Sane in an Insane World
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 148,440. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
A factual, highly researched, witty and occasionally satirical overview of the last 2 millennia of mankind's many myths, superstitions, legends, and lies, portrayed in easily understandable concepts, brilliant analyses, and humor, taking a critical, insightful look at how strange and gullible human kind currently is and has ever been - by acclaimed author-psychologist, R. V. Riccio.
And I Thought I Was Crazy! Quirks, Idiosyncrasies and Meshugaas
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,780. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders
Do you refuse to take the top newspaper on a stack (even if perfect)? Insist the toilet paper hang "over"? Wait for the phone to ring at least twice before answering? Hilarious collection of odd behaviors exhibited (and confessed to) by otherwise normal people. Laugh. Chortle. And gasp at people’s quirks. People do the darndest things! NY Times Book Review, Today show, Washington Post, more.
Poet in the Mall
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,620. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2010. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Dedicated to Federico Garcia Lorca, and reminiscent of his Poet in New York, Poet in the Mall contains 180 haiku, plus 21 poems: all observations and reflections on today's shopping malls, and the people who go there, for whatever purpose.
Furious Fables
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 7,580. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Furious Fables is comprised of ten short stories designed to help children deal with angry feelings. The stories explore fighting, enabling, controlling others, friendship conflicts, divorce, substance abuse, bullying,over-eating, and grief. Questions for discussion are included so that an adult can help the child process the story as a learning experience.
3 Secrets to Getting Your Child to Listen
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Price: Free! Words: 10. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
3 Secrets to Getting Your Child to Listen, is a guide that will show you three things you can do immediately to help your child really hear you. If you practice these secrets, you will begin to see your relationship with your child transform. While this guide is written for parents of teens, the three secrets can be used with children and adults of all ages.
Body Language Essentials
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,150. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Research
This short book is a collection of articles which Joe Navarro, the world-renowned body language expert, wrote primarily for the magazine, Psychology Today based on the topic of nonverbal communications. It should serve as a primer and help readers to expand their knowledge of nonverbal communications - our primary and most basic means of daily communication.
Through My Eyes
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Price: $10.95 USD. Words: 44,110. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This story is about my dysfunctional family's journey through my eyes. This is how I saw it happening with the help from my friend's and living relatives. One of the main characters is my Aunt by marriage who inherited the gene for Bipolar Syndrome. She was a key figure in the Civil Rights and Peace Movement. She was followed by the FBI which led to her eventual arrest.
Who Do You See in the Mirror?
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 43,560. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
The central theme of Who Do You See in the Mirror? is the trend toward irresponsible behavior in the workplace and what can be done to reverse it. All organizations need responsible members, on every rung of the ladder, to ensure success. The author’s innovative Human CABLE System™ (HCS) is a model for changing irresponsible behavior into responsible behavior.