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Smart but Scattered: The Revolutionary "Executive Skills" Approach to Helping Kids Reach Their Potential
Peg Dawson, Richard Guare

Guilford Press, 2009

There’s nothing more frustrating than watching your bright, talented son or daughter struggle with everyday tasks like finishing homework, putting away toys, or following instructions at school. Your “smart but scattered” child might also have trouble coping with disappointment or managing anger. Drs. Peg Dawson and Richard Guare have great news: there’s a lot you can do to help. The latest research in child development shows that many ...
  
  











  



  
Think Like a Freak: The Authors of Freakonomics Offer to Retrain Your Brain
Stephen J. Dubner

William Morrow, 2014

The New York Times bestselling Freakonomics changed the way we see the world, exposing the hidden side of just about everything. Then came SuperFreakonomics , a documentary film, an award-winning podcast, and more. Now, with Think Like a Freak , Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner have written their most revolutionary book yet. With their trademark blend of captivating storytelling and unconventional analysis, they take us inside ...
  
  











  



  
A Thousand Splendid Suns
Khaled Hosseini

Riverhead Trade, 2008

After 103 weeks on the New York Times bestseller list and with four million copies of The Kite Runner shipped, Khaled Hosseini returns with a beautiful, riveting, and haunting novel that confirms his place as one of the most important literary writers today. Propelled by the same superb instinct for storytelling that made The Kite Runner a beloved classic, A Thousand Splendid Suns is at once an incredible chronicle of thirty years of ...
  
  











  



  
Moleskine 2015 Weekly Planner, Horizontal, 12 Month, Large, Brilliant Violet, Hard Cover (5 x 8.25) ...
Moleskine

Moleskine, 2014

The Moleskine Weekly Planner/Diary Horizontal is dated from January to December. Formatted in a horizontal format to show each week on a two page spread (Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday on the left page, Thursday, Friday and Saturday/Sunday on the right side), this popular planner/diary style is perfect to have the week at a glance. Includes an address book insert with colored lettering. -Specifications: - Layout: The whole week on two pages, ...
  
  











  



  
My Brilliant Friend (Neapolitan)
Elena Ferrante

Europa Editions, 2012

A modern masterpiece from one of Italy’s most acclaimed authors, My Brilliant Friend is a rich, intense, and generous-hearted story about two friends, Elena and Lila. Ferrante’s inimitable style lends itself perfectly to a meticulous portrait of these two women that is also the story of a nation and a touching meditation on the nature of friendship.   The story begins in the 1950s, in a poor but vibrant neighborhood on the outskirts of ...
  
  











  



  
Moonjar Classic Moneybox: Save, Spend, Share

Moonjar

Moonjar, 2004

Moonjar moneyboxes were created as a tool for children and families to incorporate strong financial values and practices into their daily lives. Launched in 2001, Moonjar moneyboxes are used in homes and schools around the world. The overwhelming response from Moonjar users; mothers and fathers, sons and daughters, grandparents, retailers, and financial institutions, has enforced the vital need for a fun, accessible, and affordable tool to help ...
  
  











  



  
The Second Machine Age: Work, Progress, and Prosperity in a Time of Brilliant Technologies
Erik Brynjolfsson, Andrew McAfee

W. W. Norton & Company, 2014

A New York Times Bestseller A revolution is under way. In recent years, Google’s autonomous cars have logged thousands of miles on American highways and IBM’s Watson trounced the best human Jeopardy! players. Digital technologies—with hardware, software, and networks at their core—will in the near future diagnose diseases more accurately than doctors can, apply enormous data sets to transform retailing, and accomplish many tasks ...
  
  











  



  
Those Who Leave and Those Who Stay (Neapolitan Novels)
Elena Ferrante

Europa Editions, 2014

The incredible story continues in book three of the critically acclaimed Neapolitan Novels! Since the publication of My Brilliant Friend, the first of the Neapolitan novels, Elena Ferrante’s fame as one of our most compelling, insightful, and stylish contemporary authors has grown enormously. She has gained admirers among authors—Jhumpa Lahiri, Elizabeth Strout, Claire Messud, to name a few—and critics—James Wood, John Freeman, ...
  
  











  



  
The Story of a New Name (Neapolitan Novels)
Elena Ferrante

Europa Editions, 2013

The second book, following last year’s My Brilliant Friend , featuring the two friends Lila and Elena. The two protagonists are now in their twenties. Marriage appears to have imprisoned Lila. Meanwhile, Elena continues her journey of self-discovery. The two young women share a complex and evolving bond that brings them close at times, and drives them apart at others. Each vacillates between hurtful disregard and profound love for the other. ...
  
  











  



  
The Short and Tragic Life of Robert Peace: A Brilliant Young Man Who Left Newark for the Ivy League
Jeff Hobbs

Scribner, 2014

A heartfelt, and riveting biography of the short life of a talented young African-American man who escapes the slums of Newark for Yale University only to succumb to the dangers of the streets—and of one’s own nature—when he returns home. When author Jeff Hobbs arrived at Yale University, he became fast friends with the man who would be his college roommate for four years, Robert Peace. Robert’s life was rough from the beginning in the ...
  
  











  



  
Moleskine 2015 Weekly Planner, Horizontal, 12 Month, Pocket, Brilliant Violet, Hard Cover (3.5 x 5.5) ...
Moleskine

Moleskine, 2014

The Moleskine Weekly Planner/Diary Horizontal is dated from January to December. Formatted in a horizontal format to show each week on a two page spread (Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday on the left page, Thursday, Friday and Saturday/Sunday on the right side), this popular planner/diary style is perfect to have the week at a glance. -Specifications: - Layout: The whole week on two pages, with horizontal layout. - Date Range: Jan 2015 - Dec 2015 ...
  
  











  



  
Moleskine 2015 Daily Planner, 12 Month, Large, Brilliant Violet, Hard Cover (5 x 8.25) (Moleskine Diaries)
Moleskine

Moleskine, 2014

The Moleskine Daily Planner/Diary is dated from January to December and it has a hard cover. Formatted to show each day on its own page, this popular planner is the essential piece of the new multimedia puzzle. Includes an address book insert with colored lettering. Specifications: - Layout: A new page each day. - Date Range: Jan 2015 - Dec 2015 - Dimensions: 5" x 8-1/4" - Hard Cover with elastic closure and bookmark ribbon. - Color: Brilliant ...
  
  











  



  
The Book of Awesome
Neil Pasricha

Berkley Trade, 2011

Sometimes it's easy to forget the things that make us smile. Sometimes it's tempting to feel the world is falling apart. But awesome things are all around us: Popping bubble wrap The smell of rain on a hot sidewalk The other side of the pillow Hitting a bunch of green lights in a row Waking up and realizing it's Saturday Fixing electronics by smacking them Being the first table called up to the dinner buffet at a wedding When the ...
  
  











  



  
My Bright Abyss: Meditation of a Modern Believer
Christian Wiman

Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2014

Eight years ago, Christian Wiman, a well-known poet and the editor of Poetry magazine, wrote a now-famous essay about having faith in the face of death. My Bright Abyss , composed in the difficult years since and completed in the wake of a bone marrow transplant, is a moving meditation on what a viable contemporary faith—responsive not only to modern thought and science but also to religious tradition—might look like. Joyful, sorrowful, ...
  
  











  



  
The Brilliant History of Color in Art
Victoria Finlay

J. Paul Getty Museum, 2014

The history of art is inseparable from the history of color. And what a fascinating story they tell together: one that brims with an all-star cast of characters, eye-opening details, and unexpected detours through the annals of human civilization and scientific discovery.   Enter critically acclaimed writer and popular journalist Victoria Finlay, who here takes readers across the globe and over the centuries on an unforgettable tour through ...
  
  











  



  
Negotiation Genius: How to Overcome Obstacles and Achieve Brilliant Results at the Bargaining Table and Beyond
Deepak Malhotra, Max Bazerman

Bantam, 2008

From two leaders in executive education at Harvard Business School, here are the mental habits and proven strategies you need to achieve outstanding results in any negotiation. Whether you’ve “seen it all” or are just starting out, Negotiation Genius will dramatically improve your negotiating skills and confidence. Drawing on decades of behavioral research plus the experience of thousands of business clients, the authors take the ...
  
  











  



  
Moleskine Classic Notebook, Large, Ruled, Brilliant Violet, Hard Cover (5 x 8.25) (Classic Notebooks)
Moleskine

Moleskine, 2013

Moleskine brings more color to its notebooks. This Brilliant Violet version of the classic Ruled Large notebook is perfect for writings, thoughts and passing notes. The color-coded bands reveal the notebook's layout. The back of the paper banderole can be saved for later use. The ribbon, bookmark and expandable inner pocket match the cover color. Specifications: - Layout: Ruled Paper - Dimensions: 5" x 8-1/4" - Hard Cover with elastic ...
  
  











  



  
Kaffe Fassett's Brilliant Little Patchworks: 20 stitched and patched projects using Kafe Fassett fabrics
Kaffe Fassett

Taunton Press, 2015

The first in a series of books by Kaffe Fassett, these little quilting gems feature 20 easy patchwork projects to make with Kaffe Fassett's popular, colorful fabrics.  Each project is shown step-by-step, and each includes Kaffe's signature style of mixing bold patterns successfully.  Sewing instruction, patchwork patterns, and guidance on color and cutting out are all included.
  
  











  



  
Smithsonian Handbooks: Gemstones
Cally Hall

DK ADULT, 2002

From Wikipedia: A gemstone or gem (also called a precious or semi-precious stone, a fine gem, or jewel) is a piece of mineral, which, in cut and polished form, is used to make jewelry or other adornments.[1][2] However certain rocks, (such as lapis lazuli) and organic materials (such as amber or jet) are not minerals, but are still used for jewelry, and are therefore often considered to be gemstones as well. Most gemstones are hard, but some ...
  
  











  



  
Moleskine Classic Notebook, Large, Squared, Brilliant Violet, Hard Cover (5 x 8.25) (Classic Notebooks)
Moleskine

Moleskine, 2013

Moleskine brings more color to its notebooks. This Brilliant Violet version of the classic Large Squared notebook is perfect for writings, thoughts and passing notes. The color-coded bands reveal the notebook's layout. The back of the paper banderole can be saved for later use. The ribbon, bookmark and expandable inner pocket match the cover color. Specifications: - Layout: Squared Paper - Dimensions: 5" x 8-1/4" - Hard Cover with elastic ...
  
  











  








   



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