Tag Archives: Professional & Technical

Scary Stories Treasury; Three Books to Chill Your Bones: Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark/ More Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark/ Scary Stories 3: More Tales to Chill Your Bones

Author: Alvin Schwartz Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Product Description Schwartz’s three best-selling collections of scary folklore — Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark, More Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark, and Scary Stories 3 — are made available in one book, each one in its complete form. Reviews “A wonderful collection of tales that […]

Architecture Shapes (Preservation Press)

Author: Michael J. Crosbie Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Product Description Double-page spreads feature a geometric shape on one side and a related architectural element on the other.

Gertie the Goldfish and the Christmas Surprise

Author: Naomi Judd Publisher: Product Description Introducing…. Gertie the Goldfish! In this delightful book from one of the most admired women in the entertainment industry, Naomi Judd speaks through a little goldfish with a unique perspective. Gertie the Goldfish and the Christmas Surprise takes place in a Christmastime frenzy. All the kids at school are […]

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 […]

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 […]

Brush Your Teeth Please Pop-Up

Author: Reader’s Digest Publisher: Reader’s Digest Product Description What child can resist imitating a chimp brushing its teeth back and forth? Or a shark that flosses every day? Youngsters will have lots of fun learning about proper dental hygiene in this delightful pop-up book. Format: Pop-Ups Dimensions (inches): 6 x 7 1/2

Father Fox’s Christmas Rhymes

Author: Clyde Watson Publisher: Product Description Who is that knocking at the door? It’s old Father Fox with surprises galore! Licorice & lollipops, lemons & limes A bundle of toys & a bag full of rhymes . . .   Clyde and Wendy Watson’s Father Fox, beloved from Father Fox’s Pennyrhymes, is now decked out […]

A Fruitcake Christmas (Max Lucado’s Hermie & Friends)

Author: Troy Schmidt Publisher: Product Description It’s Christmastime in the garden and Hermie and his friends are hustling and bustling to prepare for the big day. But more than anything, they all eagerly anticipate the crowning moment of the holiday season: the arrival of Grannypillar’s scrumptious fruitcake. Suddenly Christmas is hijacked when Iggy and Ziggy […]

Christmas (Snappy Pop-ups)

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A Christmas Carol

Author: Charles Dickens Publisher: David McKay Product Description Illustrated by Arthur I. Keller, 1914 Edition.

Irene Jennie and the Christmas Masquerade: The Johnkankus

Author: Irene Smalls Publisher: Product Description Anticipating the wonderful Johnkankus parade on Christmas day, a young slave girl, Irene Jennie, is saddened that she cannot share the festivities with her parents, who have been loaned to another plantation master.

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 […]

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, […]

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 […]

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)

Cracking the AP Chemistry Exam, 2009 Edition (College Test Prep)

Author: Princeton Review Publisher: Princeton Review Product Description Scoring high on the AP Chemistry Exam is very different from earning straight A’s in school. We don’t try to teach you everything there is to know about chemistry—only the strategies and information you’ll need to get your highest score. In Cracking the AP Chemistry Exam, we’ll […]

What’s Going on Down There?: Answers to Questions Boys Find Hard to Ask

Rating: (44 reviews) Author: Karen Gravelle, Nick Castro, Chava Castro, Robert Leighton, Walker & Co Publisher: Walker Books for Young Readers Product Description Why is my voice making such weird sounds? When will I be able to start shaving? Why do I keep getting pimples? What is a wet dream?   Your body has been behaving […]

40 Fabulous Math Mysteries Kids Can’t Resist (Grades 4-8)

Rating: (6 reviews) Author: Marcia Miller, Martin Lee Publisher: Teaching Resources Product Description Humorous, reproducible math mystery stories will give your math sleuths a chance to have fun while practicing important math problem solving skills. They’re just perfect for classwork and homework and help you meet the NCTM standards. For use with Grades 4-8.

Algebra 1: An Incremental Development

Rating: (36 reviews) Author: John H., Jr. Saxon Publisher: Saxon Publishers

240 Vocabulary Words 3rd Grade Kids Need To Know

Rating: (8 reviews) Author: Linda Ward Beech Publisher: Teaching Resources Product Description Teachers can build word power with these 24 ready-to-reproduce, 3-page lessons. Each lesson is packed with fun, research-based activities that help students to explore roots, prefixes, and suffixes; use students’ prior knowledge for greater understanding.

Looking Beyond the Ivy League: Finding the College That’s Right for You

Rating: (24 reviews) Author: Loren Pope Publisher: Penguin (Non-Classics) Product Description The celebrated book that revolutionized the way Americans choose colleges—now fully revised and updated An invaluable guide with virtually no competition, this book helped to establish Loren Pope as one of the nation’s most respected experts on the college application process. Now fully revised […]

How to Spell Like a Champ

Rating: (10 reviews) Author: Barrie Trinkle, Carolyn Andrews, Paige Kimble Publisher: Workman Publishing Company Product Description Be all over “minuscule.” Score big with “curvaceous.” Hit “trireme” out of the park. From the authorities behind the Scripps National Spelling Bee comes a comprehensive illustrated book on the endangered art of spelling. Written for ages 9 and […]

Walt Disney’s Legends of Imagineering and the Genesis of the Disney Theme Park

Rating: (5 reviews) Author: Jeff Kurtti Publisher: Disney Editions Product Description Fifty years ago, Walt Disney utterly transformed the concept of outdoor entertainment venues from tawdry carnivals and seedy amusement piers called “amusement parks,” to an entirely new destination that would come into common vernacular as the “theme park.” Although Disneyland was the inspiration of […]

Math Doesn’t Suck: How to Survive Middle School Math Without Losing Your Mind or Breaking a Nail

Rating: (83 reviews) Author: Danica McKellar Publisher: Plume Product Description The runaway national bestseller, now in paperback

En Espanol: Level 2 Mas Practica Cuaderno with Lesson Review Bookmarks

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Carlin Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company

CliffsAP Biology (Cliffs Ap Biology)

Rating: (94 reviews) Author: Phillip E., Ph.D. Pack Publisher: Cliffs Notes Product Description Your complete guide to a higher score on the *AP Biology exam About the contents: Introduction * A review of the AP exam format and scoring * Proven strategies for answering multiple-choice questions * Hints for tackling the essay questions * A […]

Story of the World, Volume 1: Ancient Times Audiobook CD: From the Earliest Nomads to the Late Roman Empire, Revised Edition (7 CDs)

Rating: (13 reviews) Author: Susan Wise Bauer Publisher: Peace Hill Press Product Description The Story of the World CD audiobook is a collaboration between Jim Weiss, whose voice is “liquid gold” (CNN TV), and Susan Wise Bauer, whose writing has been described as “timeless and intelligent” (Publishers Weekly). These spirited readings of the first volume […]

Scholastic Success With Math Workbook Grade 2 (Grades 2)

Rating: (3 reviews) Author: Scholastic Books Publisher: Skills Books Book Description For classroom or at home, this super-fun resource provides engaging practice and reinforcement for all the essential math skills that kids need to succeed – in school and on the tests. Includes counting, shapes and patterns, addition, subtraction, problem-solving, and more! Packed with brain-teasing […]

Algebra 2

Rating: (21 reviews) Author: Ron Larson, Laurie Boswell, Lee Stiff, Timothy D. Kanold Publisher: McDougal Littell

The Naked Roommate: And 107 Other Issues You Might Run Into in College, 2nd Edition

Rating: (26 reviews) Author: Harlan Cohen Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc. 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 […]

Examkrackers: 1001 Questions in MCAT in Physics

Rating: (11 reviews) Author: Jonathan Orsay, Jordan Zaretsky Publisher: Osote Publishing Book Description This book contains 1001 fully annotated physics questions in the MCAT format organized by topic. The range of difficulty is from easy to very difficult. There are questions on every physics topic that might appear on the MCAT.

Cracking the SAT Chemistry Subject Test, 2007-2008 Edition (College Test Prep)

Rating: (3 reviews) Author: Princeton Review Publisher: Princeton Review Product Description The Princeton Review realizes that acing the SAT Chemistry Subject Test is very different from earning straight A’s in school. We don’t try to teach you everything there is to know about chemistry–only the techniques and information you’ll need to maximize your score. In […]

Cracking the AP Environmental Science Exam, 2008 Edition (College Test Prep)

Author: Princeton Review Publisher: Princeton Review Product Description Scoring high on the AP Environmental Science Exam is very different from earning straight A’s in school. We don’t try to teach you everything there is to know about environmental science—only the strategies and information you’ll need to get your highest score. In Cracking the AP Environmental […]

Cracking the AP Biology Exam, 2008 Edition (College Test Prep)

Author: Princeton Review Publisher: Princeton Review Product Description Scoring high on the AP Biology Exam is very different from earning straight A’s in school. We don’t try to teach you everything there is to know about biology–only the strategies and information you’ll need to get your highest score. In Cracking the AP Biology Exam, we’ll […]

Barron’s AP Environmental Science 2007/2008 (Barron’s How to Prepare for the AP Environmental Science Advanced Placement Examination)

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Gary Thorpe Publisher: Barron’s Educational Series Product Description Updated to reflect the most recent exams, this manual has been thoroughly revised to reflect the most recent AP Environmental Sciences exam. It covers all important environmental science concepts and also provides an overview of the exam format, test-taking strategies, and two full-length […]

Words Are Not for Hurting

Rating: (15 reviews) Author: Elizabeth Verdick Publisher: Free Spirit Publishing Book Description The older children get, the more words they know and can use-including hurtful words. This book teaches children to think before they speak, then choose what to say and how to say it. They learn that there is a connection between hurtful words […]

Cracking the AP Chemistry Exam, 2008 Edition (College Test Prep)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Princeton Review Publisher: Princeton Review Book Description Scoring high on the AP Chemistry Exam is very different from earning straight A’s in school. We don’t try to teach you everything there is to know about chemistry—only the strategies and information you’ll need to get your highest score. In Cracking the AP […]

Hands Are Not for Hitting

Rating: (30 reviews) Author: Martine Agassi Ph.D. Publisher: Free Spirit Publishing

Cracking the AP Calculus AB & BC Exams, 2008 Edition (College Test Prep)

Author: David S. Kahn Publisher: Princeton Review Book Description Scoring high on the AP Calculus AB & BC Exams is very different from earning straight A’s in school. We don’t try to teach you everything there is to know about calculus—only the strategies and information you’ll need to get your highest score. In Cracking the […]

Examkrackers 101 Passages in MCAT Verbal Reasoning (Examkrackers)

Rating: (34 reviews) Author: David Orsay Publisher: Osote Publishing Book Description This book contains 101 MCAT verbal passages in the form of 11 full length verbal exams formatted exactly like the New 2003 MCAT. Questions have complete explanations for correct and incorrect answer choices. There are 12 tear-out answer grids in MCAT form in the […]

Spanish Now! Level 1 with CDs (Spanish Now)

Rating: (20 reviews) Author: Ruth Silverstein, Allen Pomerantz Ph.D., Haywood Wald Ph.D. Publisher: Barron”s Educational Series Book Description The updated 7th edition of this combination textbook and workbook is designed as an introduction to Spanish for classroom use. The emphasis is on oral proficiency—conversational speaking and listening comprehension—but the authors also present detailed instruction in […]

Cracking the SAT, 2008 Edition (College Test Prep)

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Princeton Review Publisher: Princeton Review Book Description Cracking the SAT brings you proven techniques from the test prep experts! The 2008 edition includes full-length practices tests and exclusive free access to further review online. In Cracking the SAT, we’ll teach you how to think like the test writers and · Master […]

Colleges That Change Lives: 40 Schools That Will Change the Way You Think About Colleges

Rating: (23 reviews) Author: Loren Pope Publisher: Penguin (Non-Classics) Book Description Now fully revised—the perennially popular guide to choosing the right college Prospective college students and their parents have been relying on Loren Pope’s expertise since 1995, when he published the first edition of this indispensable guide. This new edition profiles 41 colleges—all of which […]

11 Practice Tests for the SAT and PSAT, 2008 (College Test Prep)

Rating: (7 reviews) Author: Princeton Review Publisher: Princeton Review Book Description The best way to prepare for standardized tests is to practice, and this resource offers you 11 prime opportunities to do just that! 11 Practice Tests for the SAT and PSAT includes ·10 practice SATs and 1 practice PSAT ·Detailed answer explanations for every […]

Algebra 1: Practice Workbook With Examples

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company

Changing You: A Guide to Body Changes and Sexuality

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Gail Saltz Publisher: Dutton Juvenile Book Description Puberty can be an exciting—and confusing—time for children. In her follow-up to her bestselling Amazing You! , Dr. Gail Saltz navigates curious youngsters through body changes for boys and girls, reproduction, and emerging sexuality with her renowned brand of warmth and candor. Lynne Cravath’s […]

How to Prepare for the AP Calculus (Barron’s How to Prepare for Ap Calculus Advanced Placement Examination)

Rating: (13 reviews) Author: Shirley O. Hockett, David Bock Publisher: Barron”s Educational Series Book Description Updated to reflect the most recent Advanced Placement exams in Calculus, this manual presents four practice exams in Calculus AB and four more in Calculus BC, all with questions answered and explained. Extensive review sections offer brush-ups in functions and […]

Examkrackers Mcat Complete Study Package (Examkrackers)

Rating: (70 reviews) Author: Jonathan Orsay Publisher: Osote Publishing Book Description This is a 5 volume set of the newest editions of the now famous ExamKrackers MCAT Manuals. You’ll find everything that you need to know to score your best on the MCAT. For the first time, these books are sold as a five volume […]

Algebra to Go: A Mathematics Handbook

Rating: (5 reviews) Author: Publisher: Great Source Education Group