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eXtasy Books, 2013
Hydrangea has been teaching contract law and other species etiquette in the Nyal Imperium for months. There is nothing to her life but marking, teaching and going for tea with friends. When one of her friends tells her that she knows of a Nyal food that matches coffee on the molecular level, Hydra has to try it out. The diner where the forty-seven-ingredient soup is prepared is a favourite haunt of the Guardians of Deyfell 4, four super-beings ...
The Pecking Order: A Bold New Look at How Family and Society Determine Who We Become
The family is our haven, the place where we all start off on equal footing — or so we like to think. But if that’s the case, why do so many siblings often diverge widely in social status, wealth, and education? In this groundbreaking and meticulously researched book, acclaimed sociologist Dalton Conley shatters our notions of how our childhoods affect us, and why we become who we are. Economic and social inequality among adult siblings is ...
The 5 Laws That Determine All of Life's Outcomes
Success is predictable. This book is about the laws that govern successful outcomes whether it's more money, fulfillment, self esteem, better health, connection with others, or any other aspect of life. 5 Laws control our outcomes in life... whether we know them or not. These laws control our speed and trajectory in life and most importantly how we deal with others. This book outlines in practical terms how those who are super successful apply ...
Dam Nation: How Water Shaped The West And Will Determine Its Future
Globe Pequot Press
In the scramble to claim water rights in the West during the fevered days of early emigration and expansion, running out of water was rarely a concern, and the dam building fever that transformed the West in the 19th and 20th centuries created a map of the region that may be unsustainable. Throughout the arid American West, metropolitan areas such as Los Angeles, Phoenix, Las Vegas and Denver need water. These cities are growing, but water ...
The Everything Career Tests Book: 10 Tests to Determine the Right Occupation for You
A. Bronwyn Llewellyn
A career advice book with the tests that make the difference! American workers are upwardly mobile movers and shakers who change careers often, always on the search for their perfect niche. But you can't follow your bliss unless you know what your bliss is. Enter The Everything Career Tests Book --your key to determining the career path you were destined for! This engaging, accessible guide boasts ten different tests that reveal the work ...
The Flat World and Education: How America's Commitment to Equity Will Determine Our Future (Multicultural ...
Teachers College Press
The Flat World and Education offers an eye-opening wake-up call concerning America's future and vividly illustrates what the United States needs to do to build a system of high-achieving and equitable schools that ensures every child the right to learn. ''We are so fortunate that Linda Darling-Hammond has provided this road map for educational excellence for all children in today's flat world. She thoughtfully emphasizes the basic strengths ...
The Traveler's Gift: Seven Decisions that Determine Personal Success
“ The Traveler’s Gift effectively combines self-help with fiction . . . sustaining momentum while simultaneously passing on instructions for positive thinking . . . an exemplary job at providing positive suggestions for overcoming life’s obstacles.” - Publishers Weekly “Andy Andrews will challenge you to reach your fullest potential.” - J ohn C. Maxwell , Founder, The INJOYTM Group “ The ...
Roadmap to the Senior Executive Service: How to Find SES Jobs, Determine Your Qualifications, and Develop ...
Barbara A. Adams
Career Pro Global Inc
CareerPro Global’s senior writing team develops hundreds of interview and job-winning Senior Executive Service (SES) applications each year, and The Roadmap to the Senior Executive Service has been written from their insider’s perspective . The five-point process teaches you how to find federal Senior Executive Service jobs, understand the hiring process, then develop and submit your own application materials -- to include a ...
The Moral Landscape: How Science Can Determine Human Values
Sam Harris’s first book, The End of Faith , ignited a worldwide debate about the validity of religion. In the aftermath, Harris discovered that most people—from religious fundamentalists to non-believing scientists—agree on one point: science has nothing to say on the subject of human values. Indeed, our failure to address questions of meaning and morality through science has now become the primary justification for religious faith. In ...
Our Thoughts Determine Our Lives: The Life and Teachings of Elder Thaddeus of Vitovnica
St. Herman of Alaska Brotherhood
Elder Thaddeus of Vitovnica was one of the most renowned spiritual guides of Serbia in the twentieth century. As a novice he lived in obedience to Elder Ambrose of Miljkovo Monastery, a disciple of the Optina Elders. From him Fr. Thaddeus learned the Prayer of the Heart and the selfless love that came to characterize his whole ministry to the suffering Serbian people. Born in 1914, Elder Thaddeus lived through all the suffering endured by Serbia ...
Mastering the Seven Decisions That Determine Personal Success: An Owner's Manual to the New York Times ...
Mastering the Seven Decisions guides readers to a profound understanding of how to fully integrate seven life-changing Decisions into their daily lives. The Responsible Decision : The buck stops here. I accept responsibility for my past. I am responsible for my success. I will not let my history control my destiny. The Guided Decision : I will seek wisdom. The Active Decision : I am a person of action. The Certain Decision ...
How High Will You Climb?: Determine Your Success by Cultivating the Right Attitude
John C. Maxwell
How high will you climb? John Maxwell says it all depends on your attitude. Nose up or nose down? Just as the angle of an airplane determines its altitude, so does the approach we take—to family, to work, to life in general—determine the attitude we present the world. The way we solve a problem is often secondary to the approach we take in facing the problem, our outward expression every bit as critical as the inward struggle. When the ...
Your Tongue Determines Your Destiny: Say What You Want and Receive It Supernaturally
Harrison House Inc
Author April Shenandoah takes you through real life experiences as she learned about the power of the spoken word. She teaches how we as believers are not practicing one of the most basic Biblical principles - ask, believe, and receive. She teaches that we are to say what we want and expect it. The trick is to know what we want and not be wishy-washy. April teaches that ignorance, rebellion, and lack of God's knowledge will hold us back from ...
Reading Placement Tests 2nd Grade: Easy Assessments to Determine Students' Levels in Phonics, Vocabulary, and ...
Scholastic Professional Books
Easy Assessments to Determine Students¹ Levels in Phonics, Vocabulary, and Reading Comprehension Start of the Year Assessment! A concise, ready-to use collection of assessments to use at the beginning of the school year. With these tests, you can determine each child¹s level of proficiency in reading, identify instructional needs for individuals and for the group as a whole, and have a baseline from which to measure a child¹s growth in ...
The Truth About Trust: How It Determines Success in Life, Love, Learning, and More
Hudson Street Press
What really drives success and failure? Can I trust you? It's the question that strikes at the heart of human existence. Whether we're talking about business partnerships, romantic relationships, child-parent bonds, or the brave new world of virtual interaction, trust, when correctly placed, is what makes our world spin and lives flourish. Renowned psychologist David DeSteno brings together the latest research from diverse fields, including ...
The Small Business Valuation Book: Easy-to-Use Techniques That Will Help You... Determine a fair price, ...
Lawrence W Tuller
How much a small business is worth can be difficult to determine, but when a business is about to change hands, a fair and objective valuation is crucial to the sale. This book is an invaluable resource for business owners or buyers looking for accurate small business appraisals. This completely revised and updated book outlines the major valuation methods, including discounted cash flow, excess earnings, asset value, and income ...
Type Talk: The 16 Personality Types That Determine How We Live, Love, and Work
Janet M. Thuesen
Determine your personality using a scientifically validated method based on the work of C.G. Jung and gain insight into why others behave the way they do, and why you are the person you are.
Covering Islam: How the Media and the Experts Determine How We See the Rest of the World
Edward W. Said
From the Iranian hostage crisis through the Gulf War and the bombing of the World Trade Center, the American news media have portrayed "Islam" as a monolithic entity, synonymous with terrorism and religious hysteria. In this classic work, now updated, the author of Culture and Imperialism reveals the hidden agendas and distortions of fact that underlie even the most "objective" coverage of the Islamic world.
Type Talk at Work (Revised): How the 16 Personality Types Determine Your Success on the Job
Janet M. Thuesen
What’s Your Type at Work? Are you one of those organized people who always complete your projects before they are due? Or do you put off getting the job done until the very last possible moment? Is your boss someone who readily lets you know how you are doing? Or does she always leave you unsure of precisely where you stand? Do you find that a few people on your team are incredibly creative but can never seem to get to a meeting on time? ...
Calendar: Humanity's Epic Struggle to Determine a True and Accurate Year
David Ewing Duncan
This engaging, fascinating look at how man has reckoned time through the ages takes readers on an extraordinary journey, ranging from one of the earliest calendars (a series of markings on a bone 13,000 years ago) to the current struggles with the infamous "Year 2000 Crisis".
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