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More Shit that Pisses Me Off
Series: Shit that Pisses Me Off, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,720. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012 by Magenta. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
Why do men spit (and women don’t)? What’s the real problem with cellphones? What’s wrong with wedding leave? Do you remember Grade Ten History? Why isn’t being a soldier more like being a mother? What did God really promise? And let’s talk about sex…
Why Bill Cosby Should Stop Criticizing Black People and Continue Eating His Jell-O
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 740. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
This is brief essay criticism of Bill Cosby's bizarre comments. It charts how he went from being a beloved comedian and "America's dad" to a fringe character who, despite his good intentions, comes across as a loon. Cosby favors superficial changes over addressing the larger problems of the black community, with humor that largely misses the mark....
Whence Veracity: can photographs be trusted?
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,330. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts
This book examines if traditional and digital photographs can be truthful renditions of the world. It traces the history of photography’s veracity and explores characteristics of photographs that aid or preclude veracity. It outlines factors that continue a belief in photography's high veracity, drawing conclusions in light of post-referential pictures
Out Spoken: A Vito Russo Reader, Reel Two
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 101,330. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012 by White Crane Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Entertainment, Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
Now assembled as a special two-volume edition for the very first time, A Vito Russo Reader is a companion piece to VITO, the highly-acclaimed new HBO documentary by filmmaker Jeffrey Schwarz. Reel Two contains the segments: Politics and Power, Out Takes, I'll Take Manhattan and Postscripts (with writing by Larry Kramer, Anne Russo and Assotto Saint).
To Kill a Mockingbird: Teacher Lesson Plans
Series: Lesson Plans, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,500. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Classics
Following Common Core Standards, this lesson plan for Harper Lee’s, "To Kill a Mockingbird" is the perfect solution for teachers trying to get ideas for getting students excited about a book. BookCaps lesson plans cover five days worth of material. It includes a suggested reading schedule, discussion questions, essay topics, homework assignments, and suggested web resources.
The Great Gatsby: Teacher Lesson Plans
Series: Lesson Plans, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,660. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Classics
Following Common Core Standards, this lesson plan for F. Scott Fitzgerald’s, "The Great Gatsby" is the perfect solution for teachers trying to get ideas for getting students excited about a book. BookCaps lesson plans cover five days worth of material. It includes a suggested reading schedule, discussion questions, essay topics, homework assignments, and suggested web resources.
The House on Mango Street: Teacher Lesson Plans
Series: Lesson Plans, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,400. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Classics
Following Common Core Standards, this lesson plan for Sandra Cisneros’, "The House on Mango Street" is the perfect solution for teachers trying to get ideas for getting students excited about a book. BookCaps lesson plans cover five days worth of material. It includes a suggested reading schedule, discussion questions, essay topics, homework assignments, and suggested web resources.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn: Teacher Lesson Plans
Series: Lesson Plans, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,590. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Classics
Following Common Core Standards, this lesson plan for Mark Twain’s, " Adventures of Huckleberry Finn" is the perfect solution for teachers trying to get ideas for getting students excited about a book. BookCaps lesson plans cover five days worth of material. It includes a suggested reading schedule, discussion questions, essay topics, homework assignments, and suggested web resources.
Study Guide: A Walk to Remember (A BookCaps Study Guide)
Series: Study Guides, Book 85. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,520. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The perfect companion to Nicholas Sparks' "A Walk to Remember," this study guide contains a chapter by chapter analysis of the book, a summary of the plot, and a guide to major characters and themes. BookCap Study Guides do not contain text from the actual book, and are not meant to be purchased as alternatives to reading the book.
I Could Smell the Sweat! West Side Story (1961) on the Big Screen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 810. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2012. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
A blogger watches a classic movie in the cinema and discovers details that she has never noticed.