Tag Archives: Education

Letters from Father Christmas 25th Anniv

Author: J R R Tolkien Publisher: Harpercollins Product Description This revised edition of Tolkien’s famous illustrated letters from ‘Father Christmas’ includes extracts and pictures not included in the original publication 25 years ago. Every December an envelope bearing a stamp from the North Pole would arrive for J.R.R.Tolkien’s children. Inside would be a letter in […]

Cracking the AP European History Exam, 2011 Edition (College Test Preparation)

Author: Princeton Review Publisher: Princeton Review Product Description Cracking the AP European History Exam, 2011 Edition provides the strategies and information you need to get your best score on the AP European History test. Inside this guide you’ll find proven techniques from the test-prep experts and much more, including: •2 full-length AP European History practice […]

5 Steps to a 5 AP U.S. History, 2010-2011 Edition (5 Steps to a 5 on the Advanced Placement Examinations Series)

Author: Stephen Armstrong Publisher: McGraw-Hill Product Description A Perfect Plan for the Perfect Score We want you to succeed on your AP* exam. That’s why we’ve created this 5-step plan to help you study more effectively, use your preparation time wisely, and get your best score. This easy-to-follow guide offers you a complete review of […]

Cracking the AP English Literature & Composition Exam, 2011 Edition (College Test Preparation)

Author: Princeton Review Publisher: Princeton Review Product Description The test prep experts at The Princeton Review provide all the tools you need to succeed on the AP English Literature and Composition Exam. Cracking the AP English Literature & Composition Exam, 2011 Edition includes proven strategies for test taking so you can score higher, as well […]

Mouse and Mole and the Christmas Walk

Author: Doug Cushman Publisher: W H Freeman & Co (Sd) Product Description From the author/illustrator of Mouse & Mole and the Year-Round Garden, this warm tale is a delightful way to learn about nature’s gifts. Together with his wise friend Mole, Mouse searches for and finds the perfect Christmas tree. The borders of each page […]

Baby Bear’s Christmas (Brimax interactive flap books)

Author: Publisher: Brimax

Think Before You Act: Learning About Self-Discipline and Self-Discipline (Character Education Readers)

Author: Regina Burch Publisher: Creative Teaching Press

Fallen

Author: Lauren Kate Publisher: Delacorte Books for Young Readers Product Description There’s something achingly familiar about Daniel Grigori. Mysterious and aloof, he captures Luce Price’s attention from the moment she sees him on her first day at the Sword & Cross boarding school in sultry Savannah, Georgia. He’s the one bright spot in a place […]

Instant MBA

Author: Nicholas Bate Publisher: Infinite Ideas (Trade) Product Description The benefits of a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree can be massive: fast-track career advancement, a big fat wage packet, the whole high-flying top-notch executive lifestyle. But studying for an MBA isn’t something to decide to do lightly – it’s a big investment to take […]

The College Solution: A Guide for Everyone Looking for the Right School at the Right Price,

Author: Lynn O’Shaughnessy Publisher: FT Press Product Description This is the eBook version of the printed book. “The College Solution helps readers look beyond over-hyped admission rankings to discover schools that offer a quality education at affordable prices. Taking the guesswork out of saving and finding money for college, this is a practical and insightful […]

Master the SAT: The Writing Process and the SAT Essay

Author: Peterson’s Publisher: Peterson’s Product Description Peterson’s Master the SAT: The Writing Process and the SAT Essay offers great tips and expert information to help you score high on the essay portion of the SAT. First you’ll learn about the essay prompt—the question you’ll need to answer in a persuasive essay—and how to pace yourself […]

More Lets Cut Paper!

Author: Publisher: Kumon Publishing North America Product Description Learning to safely use a pair of scissors is an important part of preparing for school. This workbook is for children who have only just begun to use scissors. Children will advance from simple one-stroke cuts all the way to cutting complicated curved and zig-zagged lines and […]

The Twelve Days of Christmas

Author: Ian Beck Publisher: Oxford University Press Product Description Ian Beck’s delicate, nostalgic illustrations are known and loved throughout the world. His work evokes a gentle ideal of childhood in the tradition of Kate Greenaway and Edward Ardizzone, and his books for young children are full of humour and fun, while at the same time […]

What Color Is It?/zQue color es este? (Good Beginnings) (Spanish Edition)

Author: Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Product Description This series of full-color board books, with both English and Spanish on each page, will intrigue youngsters while helping them build vocabulary and an awareness of the world around them. The books feature charming illustrations and thoughtfully chosen words, offering an enchanting introduction to vocabulary.

Willow at Christmas

Author: Camilla Ashforth Publisher: Walker Books Ltd Product Description An exquisitely cosy water-colour book about the gentlest bear you’ll ever meet. Willow is the gentlest bear you ever will meet. He lives at the foot of the Appleby Downs on Paradise Farm. He loves the crisp, cold days and cosy nights of Christmas and for […]

A Christmas Story

Author: Brian Wildsmith Publisher: Oxford University Press Product Description An original account of the events of Christmas, as seen through the eyes of a small child. Rebecca and her little donkey go in search of the donkey’s mother, which Mary and Joseph have taken with them to Bethlehem. By the author of “Carousel”.

Standard Test Lessons in Reading: Book C

Author: Lelah M. Crabbs Publisher: Teachers College Press

Hands Are Not for Hitting / Las manos no son para pegar (Best Behavior) (English and Spanish Edition)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Martine Agassi Ph.D. Publisher: Free Spirit Publishing Product Description Little ones learn that hitting is never okay, hands can do many good things, and everyone is capable of positive, loving actions.

11 Practice Tests for the SAT & PSAT, 2011 Edition (College Test Preparation)

Author: Princeton Review Publisher: Princeton Review Product Description Get the book that gives  you plenty of practice and much, much, more! 11 Practice Tests for the SAT and PSAT, 2011 Edition, includes : • 11 Total Practice Tests—10 for the SAT and 1 for the PSAT • Detailed answers & explanations for every question • […]

The Naked Roommate: And 107 Other Issues You Might Run Into in College

Rating: (44 reviews) Author: Harlan Cohen Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc. Product Description In college, there’s a surprise around every corner… The #1 Student Handbook; Updated 3rd Edition But that doesn’t mean you can’t be prepared! From sharing a bathroom with 40 strangers to sharing lecture notes, The Naked Roommate is your behind-the-scenes look at EVERYTHING you […]

When I Feel Angry (Way I Feel Books)

Rating: (17 reviews) Author: Cornelia Maude Spelman Publisher: Albert Whitman & Company Product Description Anger is a scary emotion for young children, their parents, and caregivers. As this little bunny experiences the things that make her angry, she also learns ways to deal with her anger–ways that won’t hurt others.

Working Together: Learning About Cooperation and Citizenship (Character Education Readers)

Author: Regina Burch Publisher: Creative Teaching Press

Cracking the ACT, 2010 Edition (College Test Preparation)

Rating: (5 reviews) Author: Princeton Review Publisher: Princeton Review Product Description If it’s on the ACT, it’s in this book. Cracking the ACT, 2010 Edition includes:   ·         3 full-length practice tests with detailed explanations—2 in the book and 1 online ·         Comprehensive and engaging review of all ACT subjects from trigonometry to reading comprehension […]

The Naked Roommate

Rating: (41 reviews) Author: Harlan Cohen Publisher: Cumberland House Product Description In college, there’s a surprise around every corner…but that doesn’t mean you can’t be prepared! From sharing a bathroom with 40 strangers to sharing lecture notes, The Naked Roommate is your behind-the-scenes look at EVERYTHING you need to know about college (but never knew […]

Hands Are Not for Hitting (Board Book) (Best Behavior Series)

Rating: (18 reviews) Author: Martine Agassi Ph.D. Publisher: Free Spirit Publishing Product Description It’s never too soon for children to learn that violence is never okay, hands can do many good things, and everyone is capable of positive, loving actions. In this bright, inviting, durable board book, simple words and full-color illustrations teach these important […]

Big Preschool Workbook

Rating: (14 reviews) Author: School Zone Staff Publisher: School Zone Pub Product Description This Big Preschool Workbook combines popular 32-page School Zone workbooks into one convenient 320-page volume. Child-friendly exercises and full-color illustrations make learning fun. Use Big Workbooks to reinforce or review grade-level skills or prepare for the upcoming school year. Contents include: Same […]

Barron’s AP Biology

Rating: (12 reviews) Author: Deborah T. Goldberg M.S. Publisher: Barron’s Educational Series Product Description Three full-length practice exams are presented with all questions answered and explained. The author also presents detailed reviews of all test topics and includes multiple-choice and free-response questions with answers at the end of each topic’s chapter. Test topics include: biochemistry, […]

Essential SAT Vocabulary (flashcards) (College Test Preparation)

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Princeton Review Publisher: Princeton Review Product Description Vocabulary practice is critical for success on the SAT, and these vocabulary flashcards provide you with an easy, efficient and portable way to prepare for the verbal section of the exam. This box of SAT flashcards includes 500 vocabulary words, with definitions and examples […]

Cracking the AP English Language & Composition Exam, 2010 Edition (College Test Preparation)

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Princeton Review Publisher: Princeton Review Product Description This guide to the AP English Language & Composition Exam includes proven test-taking techniques from the AP experts at the Princeton Review. Cracking the AP English Language & Composition Exam, 2010 Edition also brings you: •2 full-length AP English Language & Composition practice tests […]

The Official SAT Study Guide, 2nd edition

Rating: (32 reviews) Author: The College Board Publisher: College Board Product Description The Official SAT Study Guide™ —with more than two million sold—just got better! Now offering 10 practice tests, The Official SAT Study Guide: Second Edition™ is the only book that features official SAT® practice tests created by the test maker. With over 1,000 […]

1,296 ACT Practice Questions (College Test Preparation)

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Princeton Review Publisher: Princeton Review Product Description The best way to prepare for standardized tests is to practice, and this resource offers you plenty of opportunities to do just that. 1,296 ACT Practice Questions includes: *3 full-length practice tests *648 additional practice questions *detailed answer explanations for all practice questions *a […]

The Anxiety Workbook for Teens: Activities to Help You Deal With Anxiety & Worry

Rating: (6 reviews) Author: Lisa M. Schab Publisher: New Harbinger Publications Product Description If you feel anxious most of the time, you’re not alone. About one in three people your age struggles with feelings of worry, fear, and panic. And the scary thing is, if you don’t find a way to cope with anxiety, it […]

Barron’s AP English Literature and Composition, 3rd Edition

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: George Ehrenhaft Ed.D. Publisher: Barron’s Educational Series Product Description This updated manual presents five full-length practice AP exams with all questions answered and clearly explained. To help students prepare for multiple-choice questions, the book offers many sample questions on poetry and prose fiction, along with commonsense tactics for choosing correct answers. […]

Cracking the SAT, 2010 Edition (College Test Preparation)

Rating: (9 reviews) Author: Princeton Review Publisher: Princeton Review Product Description The SAT is a critical exam for college applicants, and more than 2 million students take the test each year. In Cracking the SAT the experts at The Princeton Review provide the information and strategies you need to succeed on the math, verbal and […]

Practice Makes Perfect: Spanish Verb Tenses

Rating: (145 reviews) Author: Dorothy Richmond Publisher: McGraw-Hill Product Description This convenient worktext gives students a unique approach to learning, remembering, and reviewing how to use Spanish verbs correctly. The book provides a systematic presentation and review of Spanish verb forms and explains when and why a certain verb tense should be used. Practice Makes […]

Barron’s AP Music Theory with Audio Compact Discs

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Nancy Scoggin Publisher: Barron’s Educational Series Product Description This brand-new addition to Barron’s series of Advanced Placement test prep manuals presents a comprehensive review of music theory, followed by two full-length practice tests with all questions answered and explained. These practice tests include both aural and non-aural sections. The four audio […]

The Insider’s Guide to the Colleges, 2010: Students on Campus Tell You What You Really Want to Know, 36th Edition

Rating: (3 reviews) Author: Yale Daily News Staff Publisher: St. Martin’s Griffin Product Description The Straight-Talking Student’s Guide to the Best Colleges For more than thirty-five years, The Insider’s Guide to the Colleges has been the favorite resource of high school students across the country because it is the only comprehensive college reference written and […]

Cracking the SAT Math 1 & 2 Subject Tests, 2009-2010 Edition (College Test Preparation)

Rating: (5 reviews) Author: Princeton Review Publisher: Princeton Review Product Description The Princeton Review realizes that acing the SAT Math Subject Tests is very different from earning straight A’s in school. We don’t try to teach you everything there is to know about math—only the techniques and information you’ll need to maximize your score. In […]

Multiplication 0-12 Flash Cards

Rating: (10 reviews) Author: School Zone Publishing Company Staff Publisher: School Zone Pub Book Description School Zone Flash Cards offer a convenient way to drill basic skills. They also provide interesting and entertaining information.

Cracking the AP Chemistry Exam, 2010 Edition (College Test Preparation)

Rating: (3 reviews) Author: Princeton Review Publisher: Princeton Review Product Description Are you getting ready to take the AP Chemistry exam? The Princeton Review experts provide the help you need in Cracking the AP Chemistry Exam, 2010 Edition. It includes: •2 full-length AP practice tests with detailed explanations •Proven techniques to help get high scores […]

Medical School Admission Requirements (MSAR) 2010-2011: The Most Authoritative Guide to U.S. and Canadian Medical Schools (Medical School Admission Requirements, United States and Canada)

Rating: (10 reviews) Author: Association of American Medical Colleges Publisher: Assn of Amer Medical Colleges Product Description This must-have book — often called the “bible of medical school guides” –is the #1 source for medical school applicants. The 2010-2011 edition features more information than ever before. The MSAR is the #1 source for:>/b> Information on […]

Examkrackers MCAT101 Passages in MCAT Verbal Reasoning

Rating: (43 reviews) Author: David Orsay Publisher: Osote Publishing Product Description The passages in this book have been designed to closely resemble official MCAT Verbal passages. From the type font to the subject matter to the number of words in each passage, question, and answer choice, these exas have the real MCAT feel. The questions […]

Max’s Christmas Stocking (Max Board Books)

Rating: (3 reviews) Author: Rosemary Wells Publisher: Viking Juvenile Product Description Everybody’s favorite bunnies celebrate Christmas and Valentine’s Day in two adorable shaped board books just right for toddlers. When Santa mixes up their stockings, Max and Ruby are in for a big surprise on Christmas morning! And when Ruby uses all the candy to […]

Cracking the SAT with DVD, 2010 Edition (College Test Preparation)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Princeton Review Publisher: Princeton Review Product Description More than 2 million students take the SAT each year. In Cracking the SAT with DVD, the experts at The Princeton Review provide the information and strategies you need to score high on every section of the test: math, verbal, and essay. This new […]

Up Your Score: The Underground Guide to the SAT 2009-2010 Edition

Rating: (11 reviews) Author: Larry Berger Publisher: Workman Publishing Company Product Description It’s the SAT guide that kids will actually enjoy using. And it’s the one that works: The students who developed Up Your Score all aced the SAT and went to the colleges of their choice. Irreverent, credible, delivered with attitude, Up Your Score […]

Countdown to College: 21 To Do Lists for High School: Step-By-Step Strategies for 9th, 10th, 11th, and 12th Graders 2nd Edition

Rating: (11 reviews) Author: Valerie Pierce Publisher: Front Porch Press (MI)

Doing a Literature Review: Releasing the Social Science Research Imagination (Published in association with The Open University)

Rating: (8 reviews) Author: Christopher Hart Publisher: Sage Publications Ltd Book Description Doing a Literature Review offers students from across the social sciences and humanities a practical and comprehensive guide to writing a literature review. It takes the reader through the initial states of an undergraduate dissertation or postgraduate thesis.

B Is for Bethlehem: A Christmas Alphabet Board Book

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Isabel Wilner Publisher: Dutton Juvenile Product Description Tender and joyful, this alphabet board book tells the story of Jesus’ birth in graceful couplets. Radiant collage art shimmers with all the glad expectancy of the Christmas season. The original picture book edition was an American Bookseller Pick of the Lists and a […]

Castle

Rating: (25 reviews) Author: David Macaulay Publisher: Sandpiper Product Description The word itself conjures up mystery, romance, intrigue, and grandeur. What could be more perfect for an author/illustrator who has continually stripped away the mystique of architectural structures that have long fascinated modern man? With typical zest and wry sense of humor punctuating his drawings, […]

Listen to the Wind

Author: Greg Mortenson Publisher: Dial Product Description Greg Mortenson stumbled, lost and delirious, into a remote Himalayan village after a failed climb up K2. The villagers saved his life, and he vowed to return and build them a school. The remarkable story of his promise kept is now perfect for reading aloud. Told in the […]