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The Village Effect
How Face-to-Face Contact Can Make Us Healthier, Happier, and Smarter
Written by Susan Pinker


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

In her surprising, entertaining, and persuasive new book, award-winning author and psychologist Susan Pinker shows how face-to-face contact is crucial for learning, happiness, resilience, and longevity.
 
From birth to death, human beings are hardwired to connect to other human beings. Face-to-face contact matters: tight bonds of friendship and love heal... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Villainous

(Available August 26, 2014)
Villainous
Written by Matthew Cody
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385754897
Our Price: $16.99
 Quantity: 1 
Villainous

Written by Matthew Cody


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $16.99

The final installment in this superheroic series by Matthew Cody (author of Powerless and Super) will answer all your burning questions!
 
The truth about the Super children is finally exposed, and the town of Noble’s Green has created a special boarding school for its superpowered children. That’s where Daniel’s friends... Read more >
Villainous

Written by Matthew Cody


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $10.99

The final installment in this superheroic series by Matthew Cody (author of Powerless and Super) will answer all your burning questions!
 
The truth about the Super children is finally exposed, and the town of Noble’s Green has created a special boarding school for its superpowered children. That’s where Daniel’s friends... Read more >
Villainous

(Available August 26, 2014)
Villainous
Written by Matthew Cody
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780385754903
Our Price: $19.99
 Quantity: 1 
Villainous

Written by Matthew Cody


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 320 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $19.99

The final installment in this superheroic series by Matthew Cody (author of Powerless and Super) will answer all your burning questions!
 
The truth about the Super children is finally exposed, and the town of Noble’s Green has created a special boarding school for its superpowered children. That’s where Daniel’s friends... Read more >
Villainous

(Available August 26, 2014)
Villainous
Written by Matthew Cody, Read by Matthew Cody
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780804193764
Our Price: $40.00
 Quantity: 1 
Villainous

Written by Matthew Cody
Read by Matthew Cody


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $40.00

The final installment in this superheroic series by Matthew Cody (author of Powerless and Super) will answer all your burning questions!
 
The truth about the Super children is finally exposed, and the town of Noble’s Green has created a special boarding school for its superpowered children. That’s where Daniel’s friends... Read more >
Villainous

Written by Matthew Cody
Read by Matthew Cody


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $20.00

The final installment in this superheroic series by Matthew Cody (author of Powerless and Super) will answer all your burning questions!
 
The truth about the Super children is finally exposed, and the town of Noble’s Green has created a special boarding school for its superpowered children. That’s where Daniel’s friends... Read more >
W is For Wasted

(Available August 26, 2014)
W is For Wasted
Written by Sue Grafton, Read by Judy Kaye
Format: Abridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780553545241
Our Price: $14.99
 Quantity: 1 
W is For Wasted
Kinsey Millhone Mystery
Written by Sue Grafton
Read by Judy Kaye


Format: Abridged Compact Disc
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $14.99

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Walden & Civil Disobedience

(Available August 26, 2014)
Walden & Civil Disobedience
Written by Henry David Thoreau
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804171564
Our Price: $10.00
 Quantity: 1 
Walden & Civil Disobedience

Written by Henry David Thoreau


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $10.00

Henry David Thoreau’s account of his adventure in self-reliance on the shores of a pond in Massachusetts—part social experiment, part spiritual quest—is an enduringly influential American classic.

In 1845, Thoreau began building a cabin at Walden Pond near Concord, Massachusetts. The inspiring and lyrical book that resulted is both a record of...

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Wallflower 33, The

(Available August 26, 2014)
Wallflower 33, The
Written by Tomoko Hayakawa
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781612625515
Our Price: $10.99
 Quantity: 1 
Wallflower 33, The

Written by Tomoko Hayakawa


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $10.99

NEW BEGINNINGS

Noi and Takenaga clash on a group date at the amusement park! There’s no time for love when it’s an all out battle! And the trouble doesn’t end there when a New Years Eve countdown party at the Nakahara mansion turns into a scene of chaos. With giant crabs... Read more >
The Way to the Zoo

(Available August 26, 2014)
The Way to the Zoo
Written by John Burningham, Illustrated by John Burningham
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763673178
Our Price: $15.99
 Quantity: 1 
The Way to the Zoo

Written by John Burningham
Illustrated by John Burningham


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $15.99

The celebrated John Burningham opens the door to a child’s secret adventure in this new picture-book classic.

What if you noticed a door in your bedroom that wasn’t there before? And what if it led to a passage to . . . the zoo? You might want to take just one little... Read more >
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 >
Also available as a trade paperback.
What Your First Grader Needs to Know (Revised and Updated)

(Available August 26, 2014)
What Your First Grader Needs to Know (Revised and Updated)
Written by E.D. Hirsch, Jr.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780553392388
Our Price: $20.00
 Quantity: 1 
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 >
Also available as an eBook.
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 >
Also available as a trade paperback.
What Your Second Grader Needs to Know (Revised and Updated)

(Available August 26, 2014)
What Your Second Grader Needs to Know (Revised and Updated)
Written by E.D. Hirsch, Jr.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780553392401
Our Price: $20.00
 Quantity: 1 
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 >
Also available as an eBook.
Will in Scarlet

(Available August 26, 2014)
Will in Scarlet
Written by Matthew Cody
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375872921
Our Price: $6.99
 Quantity: 1 
Will in Scarlet

Written by Matthew Cody


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $6.99

This reimagining of the Robin Hood legend tells the story of the young boy behind the bandit hero's rise to fame.
 
Will Shackley is the son of a lord, and though just thirteen, he’s led a charmed, protected life and is the heir to Shackley House, while his father is... Read more >
With Heart in Mind

(Available August 26, 2014)
With Heart in Mind
Written by Alan Morinis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781611801521
Our Price: $17.95
 Quantity: 1 
With Heart in Mind
Mussar Teachings to Transform Your Life
Written by Alan Morinis


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $17.95

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Wonder/365 Days of Wonder Box Set

(Available August 26, 2014)
Wonder/365 Days of Wonder Box Set
Written by R. J. Palacio
Format: Boxed Set
ISBN: 9780553499063
Our Price: $31.98
 Quantity: 1 
Wonder/365 Days of Wonder Box Set

Written by R. J. Palacio


Format: Boxed Set, 432 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $31.98

 
A boxed set edition of the international bestselling phenomenon Wonder and 365 Days of Wonder: Mr. Browne's Book of Precepts.

The #1 New York Times bestselling novel Wonder and the gorgeous and inspirational 365 Days of Wonder: Mr. Browne's Book of Precepts are available in a boxed set edition. This is the...

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Yaqui Delgado Wants to Kick Your Ass

(Available August 26, 2014)
Yaqui Delgado Wants to Kick Your Ass
Written by Meg Medina
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763671648
Our Price: $7.99
 Quantity: 1 
Yaqui Delgado Wants to Kick Your Ass

Written by Meg Medina


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $7.99

Winner of the 2014 Pura Belpré Author Award

In Meg Medina’s compelling new novel, a Latina teen is targeted by a bully at her new school — and must discover resources she never knew she had.


One morning before school, some girl tells Piddy Sanchez that Yaqui Delgado hates her and wants to... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
En la boca del lobo
La historia jamás contada del hombre que hizo caer al cártel de Cali
Written by William C. Rempel


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2014
Price: $11.99

Durante la década de los 80 y comienzo de los noventa, un enorme porcentaje de la producción mundial de cocaína estaba en manos de dos sindicatos criminales colombianos: el cártel de Medellín, que presidía el despiadado Pablo Escobar, y el cártel de Cali, una sofisticada organización delictiva criminal dirigida por los... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
On Gold Mountain

Written by Lisa See


Format: eBook, 464 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2014
Price: $11.99

Out of the stories heard in her childhood in Los Angeles's Chinatown and years of research, See has constructed this sweeping chronicle of her Chinese-American family, a work that takes in stories of racism and romance, entrepreneurial genius and domestic heartache, secret marriages and sibling rivalries, in a powerful history of... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and a trade paperback.
Invasion 1914: The Schelieffen Plan to the Battle of the Marne

(Available August 19, 2014)
Invasion 1914: The Schelieffen Plan to the Battle of the Marne
Written by Ian Senior
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781472803351
Our Price: $14.95
 Quantity: 1 
Invasion 1914: The Schelieffen Plan to the Battle of the Marne
Before the trenches - the first battles of World War I
Written by Ian Senior


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $14.95

The German invasion of France and Belgium in August 1914 came agonizingly close to defeating the French armies, capturing Paris and ending the First World War before the autumn leaves had fallen. The initial German strategy revolved around, and in part depended on, rapid victory over the French, but they were... Read more >
1960s Britain

(Available August 19, 2014)
1960s Britain
Written by Susan Cohen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747812852
Our Price: $15.95
 Quantity: 1 
1960s Britain

Written by Susan Cohen


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $15.95

Harold Wilson’s promise of a New Britain and ‘the ending of economic privilege, the abolition of poverty in the midst of plenty and the creation of real equality of opportunity’ heralded unprecedented social and cultural changes which characterized the period. The benefits of these changes were particularly enjoyed by the new... Read more >
500 PSAT Practice Questions

Written by Princeton Review


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $9.99

THE PRINCETON REVIEW GETS RESULTS. Get all the prep you need to ace the PSAT with 500 practice questions & everything you need to know about National Merit Scholarships!

This eBook edition has been optimized for on-screen viewing with cross-linked questions, answers, and explanations.

Techniques That Actually Work.
• Targeted drills for all... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Across A Deadly Field - Regimental Rules for Civil War Battles

(Available August 19, 2014)
Across A Deadly Field - Regimental Rules for Civil War Battles
Written by John Hill
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781472802583
Our Price: $39.95
 Quantity: 1 
Across A Deadly Field - Regimental Rules for Civil War Battles

Written by John Hill


Format: Hardcover, 148 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $39.95

Manassas, Shiloh, Gettysburg, Atlanta, and Petersburg are just a few of the many large scale Civil War battles that gamers enjoy simulating on the tabletop.

Up until now, CW (Civil War) games have either taken a regimental approach for a more tactical game or a brigade-level view for a more grand... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Across A Deadly Field - Regimental Rules for Civil War Battles

Written by John Hill


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $14.95

Manassas, Shiloh, Gettysburg, Atlanta, and Petersburg are just a few of the many large scale Civil War battles that gamers enjoy simulating on the tabletop.

Up until now, CW (Civil War) games have either taken a regimental approach for a more tactical game or a brigade-level view for a more grand... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
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