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Cultural Literacy
Cultural Literacy
Written by E.D. Hirsch, Jr.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780394758435
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Cultural Literacy
What Every American Needs to Know
Written by E.D. Hirsch, Jr.


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: April 12, 1988
Price: $15.95

In this forceful manifesto, Hirsch argues that children in the U.S. are being deprived of the basic knowledge that would enable them to function in contemporary society. Includes 5,000 essential facts to know. Read more >
Montessori Today
Montessori Today
Written by Paula Polk Lillard
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780805210613
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Montessori Today
A Comprehensive Approach to Education from Birth to Adulthood
Written by Paula Polk Lillard


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: January 30, 1996
Price: $14.00

Paula Lillard, director of a Montessori school ranging in age from 18 months to fifteen years, provides a clear and cogent introduction to the Montessori program for the elementary and later years. In detailed accounts, Lillard shows how children acquire the skills to answer their own questions, learn to manage freedom... Read more >
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Foxfire 3
Foxfire 3
Written by Foxfire Fund, Inc., Edited by Eliot Wigginton
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385022729
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Foxfire 3

Written by Foxfire Fund, Inc.
Edited by Eliot Wigginton


Format: Trade Paperback, 512 pages
On Sale: July 15, 1975
Price: $19.95

Volume 3 of this series covers animal care, banjos and dulcimers, wild plant foods, butter churns, ginseng and more. Read more >
Surviving Your Stupid, Stupid Decision to Go to Grad School
Surviving Your Stupid, Stupid Decision to Go to Grad School
Written by Adam Ruben
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307589446
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Surviving Your Stupid, Stupid Decision to Go to Grad School

Written by Adam Ruben


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: April 13, 2010
Price: $12.00

This is a book for dedicated academics who consider spending years masochistically overworked and underappreciated as a laudable goal. They lead the lives of the impoverished, grade the exams of whiny undergrads, and spend lonely nights in the library or laboratory pursuing a transcendent truth that only six or seven people... Read more >
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You Can't Make Me (But I Can Be Persuaded), Revised and Updated Edition
You Can't Make Me (But I Can Be Persuaded), Revised and Updated Edition
Written by Cynthia Tobias, Read by Cynthia Tobias
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780449808313
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You Can't Make Me (But I Can Be Persuaded), Revised and Updated Edition
Strategies for Bringing Out the Best in Your Strong-Willed Child
Written by Cynthia Tobias
Read by Cynthia Tobias


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $10.00

“I love the practical strategies and valuable insights from the hearts and lives of strong-willed kids.… You’ll defi nitely want to make this book part of your parenting library.”
—Dr. Kevin Leman, New York Times best-selling author of Have a New Kid by Friday

Turn Conflict into Cooperation
 
Many parents suspect their strong-willed child... Read more >
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The Perfect Score Project
The Perfect Score Project
Written by Debbie Stier
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307956699
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The Perfect Score Project
Uncovering the Secrets of the SAT
Written by Debbie Stier


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: February 25, 2014
Price: $12.99

The Perfect Score Project is an indispensable guide to acing the SAT – as well as the affecting story of a single mom’s quest to light a fire under her teenage son.
 
It all began as an attempt by Debbie Stier to help her high-school age son, Ethan, who would shortly be...

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Essays that Worked for College Applications
Essays that Worked for College Applications
Written by Boykin Curry and Brian Kasbar
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345452177
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Essays that Worked for College Applications
50 Essays that Helped Students Get into the Nation's Top Colleges
Written by Boykin Curry and Brian Kasbar


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: July 29, 2003
Price: $13.95

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Congratulations, by the way
Congratulations, by the way
Written by George Saunders, Read by George Saunders
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ISBN: 9780804193009
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Congratulations, by the way
Some Thoughts on Kindness
Written by George Saunders
Read by George Saunders


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $7.50

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

Three months after George Saunders gave a graduation address at Syracuse University, a transcript of that speech was posted on the website of The New York Times, where its simple, uplifting message struck a deep chord. Within days, it had been shared more than one million times. Why?... Read more >
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Foxfire 7
Foxfire 7
Written by Foxfire Fund, Inc., Edited by Paul Gillespie
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385152440
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Foxfire 7

Written by Foxfire Fund, Inc.
Edited by Paul Gillespie


Format: Trade Paperback, 512 pages
On Sale: March 1, 1982
Price: $19.95

The seventh Foxfire volume  presents traditions of mountain religious heritage,  covering ministers, revivals, baptisms,  gospel-singing, faith healing, camp meetings, snake handling,  and more. Read more >
Montessori from the Start
Montessori from the Start
Written by Paula Polk Lillard and Lynn Lillard Jessen
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307558039
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Montessori from the Start
The Child at Home, from Birth to Age Three
Written by Paula Polk Lillard and Lynn Lillard Jessen


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2008
Price: $13.99

What can parents do to help their youngest children in their task of self-formation? How does the Montessori method of hands-on learning and self-discovery relate to the youngest infants? This authoritative and accessible book answers these and many other questions. Based on Dr. Maria Montessori's instructions for raising infants, its comprehensive... Read more >
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