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The K&W Guide to Colleges for Students with Learning Differences, 12th Edition

(Available September 16, 2014)
The K&W Guide to Colleges for Students with Learning Differences, 12th Edition
Written by Princeton Review
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804125574
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The K&W Guide to Colleges for Students with Learning Differences, 12th Edition
350 Schools with Programs or Services for Students with ADHD or Learning Disabilities
Written by Princeton Review


Format: Trade Paperback, 832 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $29.99

Find the Right School for Your Specific Needs.
 
Hundreds of thousands of students with learning differences head to college every year. This comprehensive guide makes it easy for those students and their families to tackle the daunting process of finding the school that fits their needs best. 
 
This indispensible resource book for students, parents, and... Read more >
How We Learn

(Available September 9, 2014)
How We Learn
Written by Benedict Carey
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780812993882
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How We Learn
The Surprising Truth About When, Where, and Why It Happens
Written by Benedict Carey


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $27.00

In the tradition of The Power of Habit and Thinking, Fast and Slow comes a practical, playful, and endlessly fascinating guide to what we really know about learning and memory today—and how we can apply it to our own lives.
 
From an early age, it is drilled into our heads... Read more >
How We Learn
The Surprising Truth About When, Where, and Why It Happens
Written by Benedict Carey


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $13.99

In the tradition of The Power of Habit and Thinking, Fast and Slow comes a practical, playful, and endlessly fascinating guide to what we really know about learning and memory today—and how we can apply it to our own lives.
 
From an early age, it is drilled into our heads... Read more >
How We Learn

(Available September 9, 2014)
How We Learn
Written by Benedict Carey, Read by Steve Kramer
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780449807774
Our Price: $35.00
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How We Learn
The Surprising Truth About When, Where, and Why It Happens
Written by Benedict Carey
Read by Steve Kramer


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $35.00

In the tradition of The Power of Habit and Thinking, Fast and Slow comes a practical, playful, and endlessly fascinating guide to what we really know about learning and memory today—and how we can apply it to our own lives.
 
From an early age, it is drilled into our heads... Read more >
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How We Learn
The Surprising Truth About When, Where, and Why It Happens
Written by Benedict Carey
Read by Steve Kramer


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $20.00

In the tradition of The Power of Habit and Thinking, Fast and Slow comes a practical, playful, and endlessly fascinating guide to what we really know about learning and memory today—and how we can apply it to our own lives.
 
From an early age, it is drilled into our heads... Read more >
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The Perfect Score Project

(Available September 9, 2014)
The Perfect Score Project
Written by Debbie Stier
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307956682
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The Perfect Score Project
One Mother's Journey to Uncover the Secrets of the SAT
Written by Debbie Stier


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $15.00

Save yourself time, money, and frustration by reading The Perfect Score Project, one of the most compulsively readable guides to SAT test-prep ever written, and a down-to-earth reminder of the things that really matter in life.

The project began as an attempt by Debbie Stier to help her teenage son, Ethan, who...

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The Spelling Bee

Written by Alex Kotlowitz


Format: eBook, 24 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $0.99

An eBook short.

A selection from Alex Kotlowitz’s masterpiece of immersive reportage There Are No Children Here, the harrowing coming-of-age story of two children in Chicago’s Henry Horner Public Housing Complex. In “The Spelling Bee,” as Pharoah returns to school, his dreams come up against the realities of his neighborhood.
 
Pharoah is small of... Read more >
Cracking the AP Statistics Exam, 2015 Edition
Cracking the AP Statistics Exam, 2015 Edition
Written by Princeton Review
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804125406
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Cracking the AP Statistics Exam, 2015 Edition

Written by Princeton Review


Format: Trade Paperback, 464 pages
On Sale: September 2, 2014
Price: $19.99

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO SCORE A PERFECT 5. Equip yourself to ace the AP Statistics Exam with The Princeton Review's comprehensive study guideincluding thorough content reviews, targeted strategies for every question type, and 2 full-length practice tests with complete answer explanations.

We don't have to tell you how tough AP Statistics... Read more >
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Gwynne's Grammar
Gwynne's Grammar
Written by N.M. Gwynne
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385352932
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Gwynne's Grammar
The Ultimate Introduction to Grammar and the Writing of Good English
Written by N.M. Gwynne


Format: Hardcover, 288 pages
On Sale: September 2, 2014
Price: $19.95

Anxious about apostrophes?
 
In a pickle over your pronouns and prepositions?
 
Fear not—Mr. Gwynne is here with his wonderfully concise and highly enjoyable book of grammar.
 
Within these pages, adults and children alike will find all they need to rediscover this lost science and sharpen up their skills.
... Read more >
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Gwynne's Grammar
Gwynne's Grammar
Written by N.M. Gwynne
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385352949
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Gwynne's Grammar
The Ultimate Introduction to Grammar and the Writing of Good English
Written by N.M. Gwynne


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: September 2, 2014
Price: $11.99

Anxious about apostrophes?
 
In a pickle over your pronouns and prepositions?
 
Fear not—Mr. Gwynne is here with his wonderfully concise and highly enjoyable book of grammar.
 
Within these pages, adults and children alike will find all they need to rediscover this lost science and sharpen up their skills.
... Read more >
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The Teacher Wars
The Teacher Wars
Written by Dana Goldstein
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385536950
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The Teacher Wars
A History of America's Most Embattled Profession
Written by Dana Goldstein


Format: Hardcover, 368 pages
On Sale: September 2, 2014
Price: $26.95

In her groundbreaking history of 175 years of American, Dana Goldstein finds answers in the past to the controversies that plague our public schools today.

Teaching is a wildly contentious profession in America, one attacked and admired in equal measure. In The Teacher Wars, a rich, lively, and unprecedented history of public school teaching... Read more >
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The Teacher Wars
The Teacher Wars
Written by Dana Goldstein
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385536967
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The Teacher Wars
A History of America's Most Embattled Profession
Written by Dana Goldstein


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: September 2, 2014
Price: $13.99

In her groundbreaking history of 175 years of American, Dana Goldstein finds answers in the past to the controversies that plague our public schools today.

Teaching is a wildly contentious profession in America, one attacked and admired in equal measure. In The Teacher Wars, a rich, lively, and unprecedented history of public school teaching... Read more >
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The Opportunity Equation
The Opportunity Equation
Written by Eric Schwarz, Foreword by Lawrence H. Summers
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807033722
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The Opportunity Equation
How Citizen Teachers Are Combating the Achievement Gap in America's Schools
Written by Eric Schwarz
Foreword by Lawrence H. Summers


Format: Hardcover, 248 pages
On Sale: September 2, 2014
Price: $26.95

Schwarz, founder of the groundbreaking Citizen Schools program, shares his vision for reducing inequality by pairing successful adults with low-income students.
 
Parental wealth now predicts adult success more than at any point in the last hundred years. And yet as debates about education rage on, and wealth-based achievement gaps grow, too... Read more >
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The Opportunity Equation
How Citizen Teachers Are Combating the Achievement Gap in America's Schools
Written by Eric Schwarz
Foreword by Lawrence H. Summers


Format: eBook, 248 pages
On Sale: September 2, 2014
Price: $26.95

Schwarz, founder of the groundbreaking Citizen Schools program, shares his vision for reducing inequality by pairing successful adults with low-income students.
 
Parental wealth now predicts adult success more than at any point in the last hundred years. And yet as debates about education rage on, and wealth-based achievement gaps grow, too... Read more >
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Reign of Error
Reign of Error
Written by Diane Ravitch
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345806352
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Reign of Error
The Hoax of the Privatization Movement and the Danger to America's Public Schools
Written by Diane Ravitch


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $16.95

From one of the foremost authorities on education in the United States, former U.S. assistant secretary of education, an incisive, comprehensive look at today’s American school system that argues against those who claim it is broken and beyond repair; an impassioned but reasoned call to stop the privatization movement that is...

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The System
The System
Written by Jeff Benedict and Armen Keteyian
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345803030
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The System
The Glory and Scandal of Big-Time College Football
Written by Jeff Benedict and Armen Keteyian


Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $15.95

A Shelf Awareness Best Book of the Year 

NCAA football is big business. Every Saturday millions of people file into massive stadiums or tune in on television as "athlete-students" give everything they've got to make their team a success. Billions of dollars now flow into the game. But what is the true... Read more >
What Your First Grader Needs to Know (Revised and Updated)
What Your First Grader Needs to Know (Revised and Updated)
Written by E.D. Hirsch, Jr.
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780553392395
Our Price: $12.99
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What Your First Grader Needs to Know (Revised and Updated)
Fundamentals of a Good First-Grade Education
Written by E.D. Hirsch, Jr.


Format: eBook, 512 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $12.99

Give your child a smart start with the revised and updated
What Your First Grader Needs to Know
 
What will your child be expected to learn in the first grade? How can you help him or her at home? How can teachers foster active, successful learning in the classroom? This... Read more >
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What Your First Grader Needs to Know (Revised and Updated)
What Your First Grader Needs to Know (Revised and Updated)
Written by E.D. Hirsch, Jr.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780553392388
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What Your First Grader Needs to Know (Revised and Updated)
Fundamentals of a Good First-Grade Education
Written by E.D. Hirsch, Jr.


Format: Trade Paperback, 512 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $20.00

Give your child a smart start with the revised and updated
What Your First Grader Needs to Know
 
What will your child be expected to learn in the first grade? How can you help him or her at home? How can teachers foster active, successful learning in the classroom? This... Read more >
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What Your Second Grader Needs to Know (Revised and Updated)
What Your Second Grader Needs to Know (Revised and Updated)
Written by E.D. Hirsch, Jr.
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780553392418
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What Your Second Grader Needs to Know (Revised and Updated)
Fundamentals of a Good Second-Grade Education
Written by E.D. Hirsch, Jr.


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $12.99

Give your child a smart start with the revised and updated
What Your Second Grader Needs to Know
 
What will your child be expected to learn in the second grade? How can you help him or her at home? This book answers these all-important questions and more, offering the specific... Read more >
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What Your Second Grader Needs to Know (Revised and Updated)
What Your Second Grader Needs to Know (Revised and Updated)
Written by E.D. Hirsch, Jr.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780553392401
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What Your Second Grader Needs to Know (Revised and Updated)
Fundamentals of a Good Second-Grade Education
Written by E.D. Hirsch, Jr.


Format: Trade Paperback, 528 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $20.00

Give your child a smart start with the revised and updated
What Your Second Grader Needs to Know
 
What will your child be expected to learn in the second grade? How can you help him or her at home? This book answers these all-important questions and more, offering the specific... Read more >
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Masterminds and Wingmen
Masterminds and Wingmen
Written by Rosalind Wiseman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307986689
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Masterminds and Wingmen
Helping Our Boys Cope with Schoolyard Power, Locker-Room Tests, Girlfriends, and the New Rules of Boy World
Written by Rosalind Wiseman


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: July 29, 2014
Price: $15.00

Books for a Better Life Award Winner

Here is a landmark book that reveals the way boys think and that shows parents, educators and coaches how to reach out and help boys overcome their most common yet difficult challenges -- by the bestselling author who changed our conception of adolescent girls.
 
Do you... Read more >
How to Teach Your Children Shakespeare
How to Teach Your Children Shakespeare
Written by Ken Ludwig
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307951502
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How to Teach Your Children Shakespeare

Written by Ken Ludwig


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2014
Price: $14.00

A foolproof, enormously fun method of teaching your children the classic works of William Shakespeare
 
To know some Shakespeare provides a head start in life. His plays are among the great bedrocks of Western civilization and contain the finest writing of the past 450 years. Many of the best novels, plays, poems, and films in... Read more >
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Tinkerlab
Tinkerlab
Written by Rachelle Doorley
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781611800654
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Tinkerlab
A Hands-On Guide for Little Inventors
Written by Rachelle Doorley


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: June 10, 2014
Price: $21.95

55 playful experiments that encourage tinkering, curiosity, and creative thinking from the creator of Tinkerlab.com—hands-on activities that explore art, science, and more.  For children two and up.

Kids are natural tinkerers. They experiment, explore, test, and play, and they learn a great deal about problem-solving through questions and hands-on experiments. They don't... Read more >
Yoga Adjustments
Yoga Adjustments
Written by Mark Stephens, Foreword by Shiva Rea
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583947708
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Yoga Adjustments
Philosophy, Principles, and Techniques
Written by Mark Stephens
Foreword by Shiva Rea


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: June 3, 2014
Price: $24.95

The quintessential guide to yoga assisting and hands-on teaching, Yoga Adjustments introduces the art and practice of providing yoga assists to yoga students. Addressing one of the most important topics in the yoga field, expert yoga instructor and best-selling author Mark Stephens covers the philosophy of yoga practice, the sensibilities of... Read more >
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Yoga Adjustments
Philosophy, Principles, and Techniques
Written by Mark Stephens
Foreword by Shiva Rea


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: June 3, 2014
Price: $18.99

The quintessential guide to yoga assisting and hands-on teaching, Yoga Adjustments introduces the art and practice of providing yoga assists to yoga students. Addressing one of the most important topics in the yoga field, expert yoga instructor and best-selling author Mark Stephens covers the philosophy of yoga practice, the sensibilities of... Read more >
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