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Word Smart, 5th Edition
Word Smart, 5th Edition
Written by Princeton Review
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307945020
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Word Smart, 5th Edition

Written by Princeton Review


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: July 3, 2012
Price: $14.99

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 >
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More Nitty-Gritty Grammar
More Nitty-Gritty Grammar
Written by Hope Edith Fine and Judith Pinkerton Josephson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307785657
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More Nitty-Gritty Grammar
Another Not-So-Serious Guide to Clear Communication
Written by Hope Edith Fine and Judith Pinkerton Josephson


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: June 20, 2012
Price: $9.99

Who or whom? Lay or lie? Conjunction, pronoun, predicate, or gerund? If such questions and terms leave you scratching your head, you need the hip and fun follow-up to NITTY-GRITTY GRAMMAR. With a new, easy-to-use alphabetical format and the same winning formula of wacky cartoons, off-the-wall examples, and catchy reminders, MORE... Read more >
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Dogs Can Sign, Too
Dogs Can Sign, Too
Written by Sean Senechal
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ISBN: 9780307822611
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Dogs Can Sign, Too
A Breakthrough Method for Teaching Your Dog to Communicate
Written by Sean Senechal


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: June 13, 2012
Price: $12.99

Imagine being able to ask your poodle, “Who’s at the door?” and having her respond, “It’s Katy.” Or asking your golden retriever, “Do you want a treat?” and him responding, “No, water.” Or asking your Border collie, “Which toy do you want?” and getting the response, “Stick.”

If you’ve ever wondered... 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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2400 Jokes to Brighten Your Speeches
2400 Jokes to Brighten Your Speeches
Written by Robert Orben
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ISBN: 9780307817594
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2400 Jokes to Brighten Your Speeches

Written by Robert Orben


Format: eBook, 222 pages
On Sale: May 23, 2012
Price: $9.99

Humor sells. Humor convinces. Humor instructs. Humor entertains. Humor communicates. Whether your audience numbers one or one thousand, humor is the ideal vehicle to capture interest, attention, and approval.

But it has to be the short, dynamic humor of today—not the long-winded stories and anecdotes that amused our grandparents. One-liners get the... Read more >
The Language of Life
The Language of Life
Written by James Lull and Eduardo Neiva
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616145798
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The Language of Life
How Communication Drives Human Evolution
Written by James Lull and Eduardo Neiva


Format: Trade Paperback, 300 pages
On Sale: May 22, 2012
Price: $19.00

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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Poison Penmanship
The Gentle Art of Muckraking
Written by Jessica Mitford
Preface by Jane Smiley


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 9, 2012
Price: $15.95

Jessica Mitford was a member of one of England’s most legendary families (among her sisters were the novelist Nancy Mitford and the current Duchess of Devonshire) and one of the great muckraking journalists of modern times. Leaving England for America, she pursued a career as an investigative reporter and unrepentant gadfly... Read more >
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First Grade Page Per Day: Reading Skills
First Grade Page Per Day: Reading Skills
Written by Sylvan Learning
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307944597
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First Grade Page Per Day: Reading Skills

Written by Sylvan Learning


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: May 8, 2012
Price: $6.99

Learn the Basics with Just One Page of Activities Each Day!

Sylvan Learning's First Grade Page Per Day: Reading Skills uses engaging games and activities to help children become familiar with reading skills, including:

· Beginning, Middle & Ending Sounds
· Short & Long Vowels
· Syllables
· Word Grouping
· Reading Comprehension 

Students develop reading comprehension skills while they complete fun activities, such as:

· Going "maze... Read more >
First Grade Reading Roundup (Sylvan Fun on the Run Series)
First Grade Reading Roundup (Sylvan Fun on the Run Series)
Written by Sylvan Learning
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307479495
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First Grade Reading Roundup (Sylvan Fun on the Run Series)

Written by Sylvan Learning


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: May 8, 2012
Price: $3.99

Have fun improving reading skills with Sylvan's proven techniques for success!

First Grade Reading Roundup
helps children improve their reading skills through engaging games and activities. Packed with colorful pictures and quick, fun exercises, this book will help students learn and practice while they:

·  Put words together to make bigger words—like "cup" and... Read more >
Second Grade Reading Roundup (Sylvan Fun on the Run Series)
Second Grade Reading Roundup (Sylvan Fun on the Run Series)
Written by Sylvan Learning
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307479518
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Second Grade Reading Roundup (Sylvan Fun on the Run Series)

Written by Sylvan Learning


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: May 8, 2012
Price: $3.99

Have fun improving reading skills with Sylvan's proven techniques for success!

Second Grade Reading Roundup
helps children improve their reading skills through engaging games and activities. Packed with colorful pictures and short, fun exercises, this book will help students learn and practice reading while they:

·  Help Cowgirl Pearl round up words with the same... Read more >
Kindergarten Page Per Day: Reading Skills
Kindergarten Page Per Day: Reading Skills
Written by Sylvan Learning
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307944573
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Kindergarten Page Per Day: Reading Skills

Written by Sylvan Learning


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: May 8, 2012
Price: $6.99

Learn the Basics with Just One Page of Activities Each Day!

Sylvan Learning's Kindergarten Page Per Day: Reading Skills uses engaging games and activities to help children become familiar with early reading skills, including:

   · Consonant Sounds
   · Short Vowel Sounds
   · Beginning & Ending Sounds
   · Story Characters
   · Story Setting
   · Story Sequence

Children improve their reading skills while they complete fun activities, such as:

   · Playing hide &...

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Kindergarten Word Games (Sylvan Fun on the Run Series)
Kindergarten Word Games (Sylvan Fun on the Run Series)
Written by Sylvan Learning
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307479471
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Kindergarten Word Games (Sylvan Fun on the Run Series)

Written by Sylvan Learning


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: May 8, 2012
Price: $3.99

Have fun learning new words with Sylvan's proven techniques for success!

Kindergarten Word Games
helps children improve their words skills through engaging games and activities. Packed with colorful pictures and short, fun exercises, this book helps students learn and practice words while they:

·  Search for words with specific endings in a word hunt
·  Navigate... Read more >
Pre-K Page Per Day: Letters
Pre-K Page Per Day: Letters
Written by Sylvan Learning
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307944559
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Pre-K Page Per Day: Letters

Written by Sylvan Learning


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: May 8, 2012
Price: $6.99

Learn Alphabet Basics with Just One Page of Activities Each Day!

Sylvan Learning's Pre-K Page Per Day: Letters uses engaging games and activities to help children become familiar with alphabet basics, including:

   · Alphabet Recognition
   · Uppercase Letters
   · Lowercase Letters
   · Writing Letters

Students develop number recognition skills while they complete fun activities, such as:

   · Following clear instructions to learn how to... Read more >
Living Language Arabic, Essential Edition
Living Language Arabic, Essential Edition
Written by Living Language
Format: Package
ISBN: 9780307478627
Our Price: $22.99
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Living Language Arabic, Essential Edition
Beginner course, including coursebook, 3 audio CDs, Arabic script guide, and free online learning
Written by Living Language


Format: Package, 272 pages
On Sale: April 17, 2012
Price: $22.99

Arabic, Essential Edition is a unique multimedia introduction to Modern Standard Arabic.
 
At the core of Arabic, 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 recite memorized words... Read more >
The Taliban Shuffle
The Taliban Shuffle
Written by Kim Barker
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307477385
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The Taliban Shuffle
Strange Days in Afghanistan and Pakistan
Written by Kim Barker


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: March 6, 2012
Price: $15.95

When Kim Barker first arrived in Kabul as a journalist in 2002, she barely owned a passport, spoke only English and had little idea how to do the “Taliban Shuffle” between Afghanistan and Pakistan. No matter—her stories about Islamic militants and shaky reconstruction were soon overshadowed by the bigger news in...

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The Fox Effect
The Fox Effect
Written by David Brock, Ari Rabin-Havt and Media Matters for America
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307279583
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The Fox Effect
How Roger Ailes Turned a Network into a Propaganda Machine
Written by David Brock, Ari Rabin-Havt and Media Matters for America


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: February 21, 2012
Price: $15.00

Based on the meticulous research of the news watchdog organization Media Matters for America, David Brock and Ari Rabin-Havt show how Fox News, under its president Roger Ailes, changed from a right-leaning news network into a partisan advocate for the Republican Party.

The Fox Effect follows the career of Ailes from... Read more >
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The Fox Effect
The Fox Effect
Written by David Brock, Ari Rabin-Havt and Media Matters for America, Read by Bob Dunsworth
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307969262
Our Price: $20.00

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The Fox Effect
How Roger Ailes Turned a Network into a Propaganda Machine
Written by David Brock, Ari Rabin-Havt and Media Matters for America
Read by Bob Dunsworth


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: February 21, 2012
Price: $20.00

Based on the meticulous research of the news watchdog organization Media Matters for America, David Brock and Ari Rabin-Havt show how Fox News, under its president Roger Ailes, changed from a right-leaning news network into a partisan advocate for the Republican Party.

The Fox Effect follows the career of Ailes from... Read more >
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Living Language Japanese, Complete Edition
Living Language Japanese, Complete Edition
Written by Living Language
Format: Package
ISBN: 9780307478658
Our Price: $49.99
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Living Language Japanese, Complete Edition
Beginner through advanced course, including 3 coursebooks, 9 audio CDs, Japanese reading & writing guide, and free online learning
Written by Living Language


Format: Package, 256 pages
On Sale: February 7, 2012
Price: $49.99

Complete Japanese is a unique multimedia program that takes you beginner to advanced level in one convenient package.
 
At the core of Complete Japanese 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... Read more >
Living Language Japanese, Essential Edition
Living Language Japanese, Essential Edition
Written by Living Language
Format: Package
ISBN: 9780307478641
Our Price: $22.99
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Living Language Japanese, Essential Edition
Beginner course, including coursebook, 3 audio CDs, Japanese reading & writing guide, and free online learning
Written by Living Language


Format: Package, 256 pages
On Sale: February 7, 2012
Price: $22.99

The Essential package is a unique multimedia introduction to Japanese.
 
At the core of Essential Japanese 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 recite memorized words or scripts.
 
Millions... Read more >
Living Language Japanese, Platinum Edition
Living Language Japanese, Platinum Edition
Written by Living Language
Format: Package
ISBN: 9780307479150
Our Price: $179.00
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Living Language Japanese, Platinum Edition
A complete beginner through advanced course, including 3 coursebooks, 9 audio CDs, Japanese reading & writing guide, online course, apps, and live e-Tutoring
Written by Living Language


Format: Package, 256 pages
On Sale: February 7, 2012
Price: $179.00

For over 65 years, millions have learned with Living Language®. Now it’s your turn.
 
Based on the Living Language Method™, Platinum Japanese gives you, the flexibility to fit language learning into your life. You choose where, when, and how you learn.

  
4 BOOKS: 46 lessons, additional review exercises, culture notes, study tips... Read more >
On an Irish Island
On an Irish Island
Written by Robert Kanigel
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307957481
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On an Irish Island

Written by Robert Kanigel


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: February 7, 2012
Price: $11.99

On an Irish Island is a love letter to a vanished way of life, in which Robert Kanigel, the highly praised author of The Man Who Knew Infinity and The One Best Way, tells the story of the Great Blasket, a wildly beautiful island off the west coast of Ireland, renowned... Read more >
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Diary of H. L. Mencken
Diary of H. L. Mencken
Written by H.L. Mencken
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307808868
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Diary of H. L. Mencken

Written by H.L. Mencken


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2012
Price: $12.99

H. L. Mencken's diary was, at his own request, kept sealed in the vaults of Baltimore's Enoch Pratt Library for a quarter of a century after his death. The diary covers the years 1930 -- 1948, and provides a vivid, unvarnished, sometimes shocking picture of Mencken himself, his world, and his... Read more >
Pre-K Letters, Numbers & Shapes Super Workbook (Sylvan Super Workbooks)
Pre-K Letters, Numbers & Shapes Super Workbook (Sylvan Super Workbooks)
Written by Sylvan Learning
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307479563
Our Price: $18.99
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Pre-K Letters, Numbers & Shapes Super Workbook (Sylvan Super Workbooks)

Written by Sylvan Learning


Format: Trade Paperback
On Sale: January 24, 2012
Price: $18.99

**3 BOOKS IN 1!**

Learning the basics of letters, numbers, and shapes is a crucial part of the preparation for kindergarten and an important step on the way to reading and developing strong math skills. The activities in this 3-in-1 Super Workbook are designed to help your child get ahead and develop a... Read more >
The Life of Language
The Life of Language
Written by Sol Steinmetz and Barbara Ann Kipfer
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307496461
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The Life of Language
The fascinating ways words are born, live & die
Written by Sol Steinmetz and Barbara Ann Kipfer


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: January 11, 2012
Price: $14.99

If time travelers from the nineteenth century dropped in on us, our strange vocabulary would shock them just as much as our TVs, cars, and computers. Society changes, and so does its word stock. The Life of Language reveals how pop culture, business, technology, and other forces of globalization expand and... Read more >
The Perilous Trade
The Perilous Trade
Written by Roy Macskimming
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781551992617
Our Price: $16.99
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The Perilous Trade
"Book Publishing in Canada, 1946-2006"
Written by Roy Macskimming


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 11, 2012
Price: $16.99

A book that will fascinate and inform readers who love Canadian writing

Publishing Canadian books has always been an experiment. Like the great experiments of building a transcontinental railway and a national broadcasting system, it constitutes one of the nation’s defining acts. Publishing, after all, is a people’s way of telling its... Read more >
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