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Gifted! The Story of a "Teenage Genius"
By Rod Thompson
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 62,680. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / gifted
Cameron Thompson has been hailed by many as being a "Maths Prodigy" from a young age. After flying through GCSE and A-Level he began studying for his Honours Degree at the age of 11. What makes his story unusual is that Cameron still attends a regular high school with children his own age and enjoys many of the same hobbies and interests as his peers.
The PowerPoint Fallacy
By Matthias Poehm
Price: $11.00 USD. Words: 50,180. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Public Speaking
If Obama can talk without PowerPoint then so can you! 95% of all presentations today are given using a projector and PowerPoint*. Yet what some people consider to be professional often completely destroys the effect on the audience. PowerPoint does not make for entertainment but rather for boredom. That is due to the fundamental concept of PowerPoint, not to how it is used!
Throwing Lead: A Writer's Guide to Firearms (and the People Who Use Them) by J. Daniel Sawyer and Mary Mason
By J. Daniel Sawyer
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 93,090. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2012 by AWP Books. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
Most people don't grow up around guns, but most fiction writers have to know about them. This entertaining, humorous, and accessible guide takes you from the very basics of gun tech through the social and psychological quirks of cops, crooks, spies, and other professional gunmen.
Detroit's School Failure By Design! Why Urban Schools Are Failing And How To Fix Them!
By Roosevelt Williams
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 158,780. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Administration / general
This book explains how Detroit earned its reputation as the worst public school system in the country. It is the story of one man’s attempt to teach his students traditional history in a Detroit classroom, and the District’s determination to stop him. Detroit officials disapproved of students reading the textbook, preparing outlines, lecturing and requiring students to work to pass the class.
Paris Unraveled: The Student's Guide to Living and Studying in France
By Allison Grant
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 64,410. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Student life
Paris Unraveled is the ultimate guide to living and studying in Paris or anywhere in France for students who want to study abroad. It includes a step-by-step guide to applying to French universities, getting your visa, validating your residency permit, tips on opening a bank account, getting an apartment, finding a job, writing your cover letter and cv/résumé in French, and more!
Voices in the Hall
By Terry Preuss
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,200. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Classroom management
"Voices in the Hall" is a riveting and compelling account of kids in our school system, as told to the one adult who will listen to them: their teacher. Based on the true lives of real students, these personal, intimate accounts are heart-wrenching, powerful and at times shocking—a veritable cry for help to parents, teachers and society.
Are These Really God’s Words Or Man Distorting Christianity?
By Greg Vanden Berge
Price: $17.95 USD. Words: 100,210. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Religion
Is the Bible telling us everything we need to know about Christianity or has man, manipulated this information? Within these four books you might find the key, to your religious beliefs, but be warned in advance. Some of the information in this book is shocking.
How I Learned
By Shamus Young
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 64,160. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This is an autobiography of an autodidact, a personal story of one boy's meandering path through the American educational system.
ESL and Adult Learners of English CAN WRITE RIGHT!
By Frank Gerace
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,190. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - English (insert language book was written in)
A help for new learners of English who want to improve their writing. The author bases his approach on his experience as a teacher of adult immigrants in a NYC college. Before getting to a practical method of starting to write, he reviews basic grammar and spelling, followed by a look at style and usage. The book has exercises with answers for all of the points of grammar dealt with in the book.
Student: Dazed And Confused
By Wendy Maddocks
Price: Free! Words: 72,970. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - English (insert language book was written in)
(5.00 from 1 review)
I’m not going to lie – enough people are doing that to you already. My student days weren’t the best days of my life but you just might be a student one day. As out of your depth as I was. So I put this book together. It's a collection of the assignments I had to do on my Creative Writing course, and the feedback my tutors gave me. This is what you should expect.
Teacher's Edition Biblical Studies
By Mary C. Findley
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 139,290. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Bible Studies for all ages including Old and New Testament Manuscript Histories, Jonah and Ruth with Puppet Commentary, Bible Doctrines, Major Prophets Background, Proverbs, and New Testament studies in Philemon, Jude, and Revelation. Teacher Edition contains complete student text plus answer keys and special supplementary essay and research projects. Homeschool, churches, Christian Schools.
Biblical Studies Student Edition
By Mary C. Findley
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 118,530. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Bible studies for all ages suitable for personal study, homeschool, church and Christian School, including Old and New Testament Manuscript Histories, Ruth and Jonah with Puppet Character Commentary, Bible Doctrines, Background for the Major Prophets, and in the New Testament, Philemon, Jude, and Revelation. All studies include review questions and many correlate with free YouTube Videos.
Middle School Math Solution: Algebra and Number
By Jing Guan
Price: $39.99 USD. Words: 77,460. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Mathematics
Math is a special and important learning in education. Even though Math is hard to some people, it is not hard to learn if you follow a good guide. This book is a good guide that will help high/middle school students learn basic and advanced skills with important concepts and skills carefully designed into questions and solution for students to master. This book will escort you to your success.
GRE Analytical Writing: Solutions to the Real Essay Topics
By Vibrant Publishers
Series: Test Prep. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 56,840. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Test preparation
The material in this book is intended to help you prepare for the Analytical Writing section of the revised GRE test. During the test, you will be asked to respond in writing to two different types of prompts. One, Analyze an Issue, requires you to follow specific directions as you take a position on a statement, claim, or recommendation.
Legendary Learning: The Famous Homeschoolers' Guide to Self-Directed Excellence
By Jamie McMillin
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 60,300. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
Join the ranks of Legendary Learners - big thinkers, creators, leaders and achievers who earned success on their own terms. Read about famous homeschoolers such as: Andrew Carnegie, Thomas Edison, Agatha Christie, Robert Frost, Louis Armstrong and others. Find out what these legends had in common. Their fascinating stories will inspire you to think about homeschooling in a whole new way.
Study Skills Essentials: Oxford Graduates Reveal Their Study Tactics, Essay Secrets and Exam Advice
By Patrick McMurray
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 59,380. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Interdisciplinary
Knowing how to play the game at school and university allows you to achieve exam success while having more fun than you might have imagined possible. Drawing on the experience of twenty Oxford graduates, Study Skills Essentials gives an extremely useful insight into the study and exam techniques that work in the real world, allowing students to achieve success while actually still having a life.
Pennsylvania Real Estate Broker Exam High-Score Kit
By Michael Lustig
Price: $39.99 USD. Words: 144,610. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Test preparation
Over 2,000 of the most recent and accurate exam-style questions gathered from recent exam takers to help you prepare to pass your Texas Real Estate Broker License Exam.
Pennsylvania Real Estate Sales Exam High-Score Kit
By Michael Lustig
Price: $39.99 USD. Words: 144,610. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Test preparation
Over 2,000 of the most recent and accurate exam-style questions gathered from recent exam takers to help you prepare to pass your Texas Real Estate Salesperson License Exam.
A JOURNEY TO REALFREEDOM
By DUANE THE GREAT WRITER
Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 182,350. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
The AdventurIS Series, is an 'Exceptional Explanation' of the possibilities and experiences a person can have while residing in what I term as The PsycRealms. Each person has the right to have their own 'truths,' which are of a personal nature, and have nothing to do with the actuality of RealTruth, which is a unique and RealPosition with The TruReality, THE ALLIS. This is a Real Adventure!!
Graduate School: Winning Strategies For Getting In
By Dave Mumby, Ph.D.
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 69,300. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Careers
This book provides college students with the information they need to apply successfully to graduate school. Misconceptions about graduate school are revealed and dispelled, including the most common myth – that one must have excellent grades to get in, and that excellent grades are all one needs. Other factors that may play a bigger role than GPA are discussed.