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Living Language English, Essential Edition (ESL/ELL)
Living Language English, Essential Edition (ESL/ELL)
Written by Living Language and Erin Quirk
Format: Package
ISBN: 9780307972330
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Living Language English, Essential Edition (ESL/ELL)
Beginner course, including coursebook, 3 audio CDs, and free online learning
Written by Living Language and Erin Quirk


Format: Package, 256 pages
On Sale: September 11, 2012
Price: $22.99

English, Essential Edition is a unique multimedia introduction to English for speakers of any language.
 
At the core of English, Essential Edition is the Living Language Method™, based on linguistic science, proven techniques, and over 65 years of experience. Our method teaches you the whole language, so you can express yourself, not just... Read more >
Dancing on the Head of a Pen
Dancing on the Head of a Pen
Written by Robert Benson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781400074358
Our Price: $14.99
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Dancing on the Head of a Pen
The Practice of a Writing Life
Written by Robert Benson


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: July 15, 2014
Price: $14.99

In this masterful blend of the practical and the spiritual, Robert Benson invites you into the work and rewards of a writer’s life. More than a primer on effective writing, Dancing on the Head of a Pen is a winsome guide to the place in the heart where the life of... Read more >
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Fifth Grade Writing Success (Sylvan Workbooks)
Fifth Grade Writing Success (Sylvan Workbooks)
Written by Sylvan Learning
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375430114
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Fifth Grade Writing Success (Sylvan Workbooks)

Written by Sylvan Learning


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: March 31, 2009
Price: $12.99

Good writing skills are essential not only for fifth-grade academic success, but also for lifelong achievement. The teacher-reviewed, curriculum-based activities and exercises in this workbook will help your child catch up, keep up, and get ahead. Best of all, they’ll have lots of fun doing it!

WRITING NONFICTION
Exercises on choosing a topic... Read more >
Swahili
Swahili
Written by Living Language
Format: Package
ISBN: 9781400023462
Our Price: $49.95
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Swahili

Written by Living Language


Format: Package, 320 pages
On Sale: November 13, 2007
Price: $49.95

This simple and effective introduction to Swahili will teach you everything you need to speak, understand, read, and write in Swahili. This program assumes no background in the language, and it explains each new concept clearly with plenty of examples, making it ideal for beginners or anyone who wants a thorough... Read more >
Also available as an abridged audiobook download.
The Deluxe Transitive Vampire
The Deluxe Transitive Vampire
Written by Karen Elizabeth Gordon
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780679418603
Our Price: $24.95
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The Deluxe Transitive Vampire
A Handbook of Grammar for the Innocent, the Eager and the Doomed
Written by Karen Elizabeth Gordon


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: August 10, 1993
Price: $24.95

Playful and practical, this is the style book you can't wait to use, a guide that addresses classic questions of English usage with wit and the blackest of humor. Black-and-white illustrations throughout. Read more >
Word Smart, 5th Edition
Word Smart, 5th Edition
Written by Princeton Review
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307945037
Our Price: $9.99
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Word Smart, 5th Edition

Written by Princeton Review


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: August 14, 2012
Price: $9.99

Let your vocabulary speak for itself.

Knowing which words to use and how to use them is key to communicating accurately and effectively. That’s why more than one million people have used Word Smart to improve their vocabularies! This updated 5th edition defines and explains more than 1,400 need-to-know vocabulary words.

To create... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Dark Alliance
Dark Alliance
Written by Gary Webb, Foreword by Maxine Waters
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781888363937
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Dark Alliance
The CIA, the Contras, and the Cocaine Explosion
Written by Gary Webb
Foreword by Maxine Waters


Format: Trade Paperback, 592 pages
On Sale: June 8, 1999
Price: $24.95

Major Motion Picture based on Dark Alliance and starring Jeremy Renner, "Kill the Messenger," to be be released in Fall 2014

Winner of the 1999 PEN/Oakland Censorship Award

Winner of the 1999 Firecracker Alternative Bookseller (FAB) Award, Politics category

Finalist for the 1999 Bay Area Book Reviewers Awards

Dark Alliance
is a... Read more >
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Tokyo Vice
Tokyo Vice
Written by Jake Adelstein
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307475299
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Tokyo Vice
An American Reporter on the Police Beat in Japan
Written by Jake Adelstein


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: October 5, 2010
Price: $15.95

A riveting true-life tale of newspaper noir and Japanese organized crime from an American investigative journalist.
 
Jake Adelstein is the only American journalist ever to have been admitted to the insular Tokyo Metropolitan Police Press Club, where for twelve years he covered the dark side of Japan: extortion, murder, human trafficking, fiscal... Read more >
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Bryson's Dictionary of Troublesome Words
Bryson's Dictionary of Troublesome Words
Written by Bill Bryson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780767910477
Our Price: $11.99
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Bryson's Dictionary of Troublesome Words

Written by Bill Bryson


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2002
Price: $11.99

One of the English language’s most skilled and beloved writers guides us all toward precise, mistake-free usage.

As usual Bill Bryson says it best: “English is a dazzlingly idiosyncratic tongue, full of quirks and irregularities that often seem willfully at odds with logic and common sense. This is a language where ‘cleave’... Read more >
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My Reading Life
My Reading Life
Written by Pat Conroy
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385533577
Our Price: $25.00
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My Reading Life

Written by Pat Conroy


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
On Sale: November 2, 2010
Price: $25.00

Bestselling author Pat Conroy acknowledges the books that have shaped him and celebrates the profound effect reading has had on his life.

Pat Conroy, the beloved American storyteller, is a voracious reader. Starting as a childhood passion that bloomed into a life-long companion, reading has been Conroy’s portal to the world... Read more >
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