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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.
Che Forever
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,180. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2009. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Biography
In this bilingual English/Español edition, Che Forever is a sympathetic and poetic biographical sketch detailing the past, promise, potential, and power of the dynamic ideas and ideology of Che Guevara, the iconic Latin American revolutionary. Read it and surprise yourself!
Thirty Monologues for Teens
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,020. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Thirty teen voices - flirting, mocking, musing, some fun, some serious, on subjects as different as loss, texting and (yes) spaceships. Monologues for practice, class, audition and performance from the author of "Monologues for Teens and Twenties". NOTE: Certain of these pieces - based on experiences of actual teens - address difficult issues which may be considered "Adult" by some readers.
Swallow
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,900. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A shy, young Manhattan attorney from a small-town, working-class background struggles with Globus Hystericus, the sensation of a ball in the throat, which makes it hard for her to eat, speak, and eventually breathe. This multiple-award-winning novel, at times darkly comical, centers on class privilege, gender equity, and the distance that can separate fathers and daughters.
Culture and Class
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Price: Free! Words: 13,920. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Class is the strongest determinant of participation in culture and in turn, culture is a crucial marker of social difference. So does culture increase social mobility or reinforce class division? Answering this question could hold the key to understanding the widening income gap between different social groups worldwide. Yet the debate about culture and class is far from centre-stage...
Analysis Through Pictures
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You set the price! Words: 90,160. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Enterprise IT management
This book describes a requirements lifecycle based on the Rational Unified Process (RUP) framework, from business modeling through to analysis and design. It contains a subset of RUP and UML, such that when combined together prove an effective method for software development in almost any situation. It makes use of the most useful development practices and the most common UML notations.
COMMENTS
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Price: Free! Words: 820. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
A teacher thinks of a strange punishment for a student. But it is not a usual one. Sumit is already infamous but this punishment is going to crush all his remaining self-respect. He keeps standing, watching the shatter of his image and soul, silently.
Super-Duper Dog Day
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,060. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
peter has a dog called goldie, goldie is a golden retriever, peter tells his class about goldie and has a super duper dog day.
An Enlightening Lie About the Lucidity of Bees
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 60,270. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Religious
Crofton Eer, a member of a militaristic society set in a canyon that knows only war, seeks an escape from the troubled canyon in which he lives, guided by the embodiment of the lone star that is visible from the canyon depths. His escape takes him on a journey in which he discovers that there are a great many more stars (gods) in the sky, which leads to a search for truth in the valley of life.
A Story for Morrie
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,130. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Morrie doesn't like children and Mrs. Aster doesn't like lizards. Or so they think. Morrie is a classroom pet who feels pestered by the students and looks forward to peace and quiet. That is, until the kids go on summer break. Morrie feels lonely before Mrs. Aster shows up. At first, she's fearful of the lizard, but she develops an affection for him when she learns they have something in common.