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Watching My Language:
Watching My Language:
Written by William Safire
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307799760
Our Price: $11.99
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Watching My Language:
Adventures in the Word Trade
Written by William Safire


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: August 3, 2011
Price: $11.99

America's most entertaining language maven is back with more words to live by in his latest exploration of hot catchphrases, syntactical controversies, and other matters of national linguistic importance.

Before you scratch that seven-year-itch, you might want to know where it came from. And before someone blurts, "You just don't get it,"  perhaps... Read more >
Power in Words
The Stories behind Barack Obama's Speeches, from the State House to the White House
Written by Mary Frances Berry and Josh Gottheimer
Foreword by Theodore C. Sorenson


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 12, 2010
Price: $24.95

Whatever his ratings, Obama remains personally popular, widely acknowledged for his soaring oratory. His words were one of the lasting legacies of his presidential campaign and are proving to be among his most effective governing weapons.
 
In Power in Words, distinguished historian and civil rights activist Mary Frances Berry and former presidential speechwriter Josh...

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The Right Letter
The Right Letter
Written by Jan Venolia
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307784209
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The Right Letter
How to Communicate Effectively in a Busy World
Written by Jan Venolia


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: April 13, 2011
Price: $11.99

Replaces previous edition.In today'¬?s hectic world of cell phones, email, and instant messages, is it still worthwhile to know how to write a good letter? Absolutely! An attractive, well-written letter can grab the reader'¬?s attention and hold it long after someone else'¬?s email has been discarded. It can make a strong... Read more >
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Here's to You!
Here's to You!
Written by Florence Isaacs
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307434258
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Here's to You!
Creating Your Own Meaningful Toast or Tribute for Any Occasion
Written by Florence Isaacs


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: February 10, 2010
Price: $11.99

Is your best friend getting married? Is your boss retiring? Are your parents celebrating their thirtieth anniversary?
On these and many other occasions, you’ll probably need to give a toast–and you might well have trouble finding the right words.

Fear no more. The bestselling author of Just a Note to Say…... Read more >
Censored 2005
The Top 25 Censored Stories
Edited by Peter Phillips and Project Censored
Illustrated by Tom Tomorrow
Introduction by Greg Palast


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $17.95

The yearly volumes of Censored, in continuous publication since 1976 and since 1995 available through Seven Stories Press, is dedicated to the stories that ought to be top features on the nightly news, but that are missing because of media bias and self-censorship. The top stories are listed democratically in order... Read more >
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The Language of Life
How Communication Drives Human Evolution
Written by James Lull and Eduardo Neiva


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 29, 2012
Price: $11.99

Communication in its most basic form—the sending of signals and exchange of messages within and between organisms—is the heart of evolution. From the earliest life-forms to Homo sapiens, the great chain of communication drives the evolutionary process and is the indispensable component of human culture.

That is the central message of... Read more >
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The Good Guys, the Bad Guys and the First Amendment
The Good Guys, the Bad Guys and the First Amendment
Written by Fred W. Friendly
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307824424
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The Good Guys, the Bad Guys and the First Amendment
Free Speech Vs. Fairness in Broadcasting
Written by Fred W. Friendly


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: January 23, 2013
Price: $11.99

Unlike newspapers, TV and radio broadcasting is subject to government regulation in the form of the FCC and the Fairness Doctrine, which requires stations "to devote a reasonable amount of broadcast time to the discussion of controversial issues" and "to do so farily, in order to afford reasonable opportunity for opposing... Read more >
Write for Your Lives
Inspire Your Creative Writing with Buddhist Wisdom
Written by Joseph Sestito


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 1, 2012
Price: $8.99

This practical guide to successful creative writing uses cognitive behavioural therapy and spiritual strategies to help people liberate themselves to achieve optimal productivity and enjoyment. Read more >
LANGUAGE MAVEN STRIKES AGAIN
LANGUAGE MAVEN STRIKES AGAIN
Written by William Safire
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307800589
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LANGUAGE MAVEN STRIKES AGAIN

Written by William Safire


Format: eBook, 447 pages
On Sale: November 16, 2011
Price: $13.99

Good news!  America’s master wordsmith strikes again with a new collection of erudite, witty, provocative, sometimes barbed, frequently hilarious “On Language” columns.  Published in The New York Times and syndicated in more than three hundred other newspapers, these opinions from the “Supreme Court of Current English Usage” cover everything from the...

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Page Fright
Page Fright
Written by Harry Bruce
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781551993171
Our Price: $13.99
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Page Fright
Foibles and Fetishes of Famous Writers
Written by Harry Bruce


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 22, 2009
Price: $13.99

A witty round-up of writers' habits that includes all the big names, such as Dickens, Flaubert, Tolstoy, Hemingway
At public events readers always ask writers how they write. The process fascinates them. Now they have a very witty book that ranges around the world and throughout history to answer their questions. All... Read more >
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