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The Soul of Discipline by Kim John Payne (.ePUB)

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 2.5MB Overview: In this groundbreaking book, parenting expert and acclaimed author of the bestselling book Simplicity Parenting Kim John Payne, M.Ed., flips the script on children’s challenging or defiant behavior and lays out an elegantly simple plan to support parents in establishing loving, age-sensitive boundaries that help children feel safe and settled. In...

Curious Story of Malcolm Turnbull by Andrew P. Street(.ePUB)

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 1.2MB Overview: A hilarious and deeply irreverent take on the political life and times of our twenty-ninth prime minister and his stumbling government. The even more elaborately-titled sequel to The Short and Excruciatingly Embarrassing Reign of Captain Abbott, this is a tale of a muddling and middling prime minister and his attempts to steer his inertia-heavy...

A Pig Don't Get Fatter by Phyllis Jones et al (.PDF)

Requirements: PDF Reader, 1.11 MB Overview: No matter how many times you weigh a pig, all you learn is how much it weighs. If you want to learn something else, you need a different assessment. This sensible book explains how well-constructed assessments provide data that is essential to the development of learning opportunities for all students. The text includes contributions from teachers and...

A Chronology of Weather by Michael Allaby (.PDF)

Requirements: PDF Reader, 4.67 MB Overview: This updated and revised volume in the Dangerous Weather series explores many aspects of weather as well as the science of weather. Organized and written in an easy-to-follow style, author Michael Allaby answers the most important questions students and non-specialists have about weather and he provides a general overview of the current information that...

Qualitative Organizational Research by Gillian Symon (.PDF)

Requirements: PDF Reader, 8.09 MB Overview: Written by Gillian Symon and Catherine Casse internationally renowned experts in qualitative research methods, this comprehensive text brings together in one volume the range of methods available for undertaking qualitative data collection and analysis. Qualitative Organizational Research contains 27 chapters, each focusing on a specific technique. The...

Writing Your Novel by Joseph Bates (.ePUB)

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 1.5MB Overview: Equip yourself for the novel-writing journey! Starting a novel is exciting, but finishing it--that's the real challenge. The journey from beginning to end is rife with forks in the road and dead ends that lead many writers off course. With Writing Your Novel from Start to Finish: A Guidebook for the Journey, you'll navigate the intricacies of crafting a...

Voices of the Song Lyric in China by Pauline Yu (.PDF)

Requirements: PDF Reader, 3.5MB Overview: This collection is the first comprehensive treatment of the song lyric (tz'u) in China from its origins through the nineteenth century. Engaging issues of form, language, voice, and transmission, these essays explore the changing and frequently problematic situation of the tz'u over centuries of literary production. They articulate the common ground of...

Remarkable Birds by Mark Avery (.ePUB)

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 85 MB Overview: Everything you didn’t know about the avian world: a fascinating compendium showcasing the extraordinary wonders of birds, illuminated with exquisite ornithological illustrations, prints, and drawings Humans share the Earth with more than 10,000 species of birds and have always been enchanted by them. Birds can be a sign of the changing seasons, a...

The Trouble with Physics by Lee Smolin (.ePUB)

Requirements: .ePUB Reader | 1.1 MB Overview: In this illuminating book, the renowned theoretical physicist Lee Smolin argues that fundamental physics -- the search for the laws of nature -- losing its way. Ambitious ideas about extra dimensions, exotic particles, multiple universes, and strings have captured the public’s imagination -- and the imagination of experts. But these ideas have...

The Well-Educated Mind (Updated) by Susan Wise Bauer (.ePUB)

Requirements: .ePUB Reader | 759 kb Overview: The enduring and engaging guide to educating yourself in the classical tradition. Have you lost the art of reading for pleasure? Are there books you know you should read but haven’t because they seem too daunting? In The Well-Educated Mind, Susan Wise Bauer provides a welcome and encouraging antidote to the distractions of our age, electronic...

Tackling Poverty by John H. Pierson (.ePUB)

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 2.39 Mb Overview: In our highly unequal Britain poverty and social exclusion continue to dominate the lives of users of social work and social care services. At the same time, spending cuts and welfare reform have changed the context within which services are delivered. The third edition of this unique textbook seeks to capture the complexity and diversity of practice...

The Media & Public Life: A History by John Nerone (.ePUB)

Requirements: ePUB reader, 1.4 MB Overview: In this lucid and intelligent guide, John Nerone traces the history of the media in public life. His unconventional account decenters professional journalism from its central role in providing information to the people and reconceives it as part of a broader set of media practices that work together to represent the public. The result is a sensitive...

Happy Days Were Here Again by William F. Buckley Jr. (.ePUB)

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 616.86 KB Overview: In Happy Days Were Here Again, William F. Buckley Jr. offers a collection of his finest essays from the latter part of his long career. Sometimes celebrating, sometimes assailing, Buckley takes on opponents ranging from Mikhail Gorbachev to Carl Sagan to Leonard Bernstein; reflects on the academic scene, the Gulf War, and the idea of sin; and offers...

The Bee Book: The Wonder of Bees.. by Steve Alton (.PDF)

Requirements: PDF Reader, 53 MB Overview: Bees are a marvel of nature and vital to human existence. The Bee Book is a great introduction to bees and beekeeping and celebrates the wonder of bees in nature, in our gardens and in the hive. Genre: Non-Fiction; Science & Nature; Biological Sciences; Animal Sciences A honey bee visits up to 1,000 flowers a day yet produces only 1/12th of a teaspoon of...

Embalming Mom: Essays in Life by Janet Burroway (.PDF)

Requirements: PDF Reader, 591.06 KB Overview: In sixteen essays of wit, rage, and reconciliation, Embalming Mom chronicles loss and renaissance in a life that reaches from Florida to Arizona across to England and home again. Burroway brilliantly weaves her way through the dangers of daily life - divorcing her first husband, raising two boys, establishing a new life, scattering her mother's ashes,...

The Power Filmmaking Kit by Jason J. Tomaric (.PDF)

Requirements: PDF Reader, 37 MB Overview: The Power Filmmaking Kit is a comprehensive, multimedia book and DVD package that empowers you to produce your own Hollywood-quality movie. Emmy-award winning director Jason Tomaric produced an independent film using only local resources for under $2,000 that not only got picked up for distribution, but is also used as a case study in top film schools....

The Oxford Dictionary of English by Bas Aarts et al (.PDF)

Requirements: PDF Reader, 2.42 Mb Overview: This second edition is written and edited by Professor Bas Aarts of University College London, writer of the acclaimed Oxford Modern English Grammar. It has been fully revised and updated, with particular attention paid to refreshing the example sentences included within the text. There are over 150 new entries that cover current terminology which has...

Incredible English: Class Book 5 by Sarah Phillips (.PDF)

Requirements: PDF Reader, 6.15 MB Overview: Incredible English offers you more than any other primary course! A wide range of brain challenging activities and a unique spy-hole bookmark help you teach more words every lesson. Entertaining cross-curricular lessons and CLIL posters make it easy for you to teach other subjects through English. And with a huge range of components, including a puppet...

Lacan's Return to Antiquity by Oliver Harris (.ePUB)

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 700 Kb Overview: Lacan s Return to Antiquity is the first book devoted to the role of classical antiquity in Lacan s work. Oliver Harris poses a question familiar from studies of Freud: what are Ancient Greece and Rome doing in a twentieth-century theory of psychology? In Lacan s case, the issue has an additional edge, for he employs antiquity to demonstrate what is...

Medieval France: An Encyclopedia by William W. Kibler (.PDF)

Requirements: PDF Reader, 25.2 MB Overview: The first single-volume reference work on the history and culture of medieval France, this information-filled Encyclopedia of over 2,400 entries covers the political, intellectual, literary, and musical history of the country from the early fifth century to the late 15th. The shorter entries offer succinct summaries of the lives of individuals, events,...

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