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When the Game Is Over, It All Goes Back in the Box- By John Ortberg
A promotion. A new house. The rewards of winning at life's game can be thrilling. But eventually everything goes back into the box, and what ultimately matters is whether we've played according to God's rules. John Ortberg uses popular games and his trademark gift of storytelling to help us live our lives for the things that really count.
Horton Hears A Who!
Random House Books for Young Readers
Horton is back! After his first appearance in Horton Hatches the Egg, everyone’s favorite elephant returns in this timeless, moving, and comical classic in which we discover that “a person’s a person, no matter how small.” Thanks to the irrepressible rhymes and eye-catching illustrations, young readers will learn kindness and perseverance (as well as the importance of a good “Yopp”) from the very determined—and very ...
One Grain Of Rice: A Mathematical Folktale
Artwork inspired by traditional Indian miniature paintings - including a four-page gatefold - is "visually striking." - Publishers Weekly. "While there are other versions of this folktale available, none match Demi's for authenticity, illustrative grandeur, and textual clarity." - School Library Journal, starred review
Grammar Girl Presents the Ultimate Writing Guide for Students (Quick & Dirty Tips)
St. Martin's Griffin
Named to the International Reading Association’s 2012 Teachers’ Choice book list Grammar Girl Presents the Ultimate Writing Guide for Students is a complete and comprehensive guide to all things grammar from Grammar Girl, a.k.a. Mignon Fogarty, whose popular podcasts have been downloaded over twenty million times and whose first book, Grammar Girl's Quick and Dirty Tips for Better Writing , was a New York Times bestseller. ...
The Secret of the Ages
An Unabridged Edition in 7 Volumes: The World's Greatest Discovery - In The Beginning - The Purpose Of Existence - The "Open Sesame!" Of Life - The Genie-Of-Your-Mind - The Conscious Mind - The Subconscious Mind - The Universal Mind - The Primal Cause - Matter-Dream Or Reality? - The Philosopher's Charm - The Kingdom Of Heaven - "To Him That Hath" - "To The Manner Born" - Desire-The First Law Of Gain - The Magic Secret - "The Soul's Sincere ...
Long Walk to Water: Based on a True Story
Linda Sue Park
A Long Walk to Water begins as two stories, told in alternating sections, about a girl in Sudan in 2008 and a boy in Sudan in 1985. The girl, Nya, is fetching water from a pond that is two hours’ walk from her home: she makes two trips to the pond every day. The boy, Salva, becomes one of the "lost boys" of Sudan, refugees who cover the African continent on foot as they search for their families and for a safe place to stay. Enduring every ...
East of Tiffany's
The East of Tiffany's stories provide a rare insight into the lives of characters that populate the East Side of Manhattan.
Word Up! How to Write Powerful Sentences and Paragraphs (And Everything You Build from Them)
Marcia Riefer Johnston
Northwest Brainstorms Publishing
Even the best writers want to know how to write more powerfully. You may write blog posts, e-books, e-mails, executive summaries, e-zine articles, hospital-hallway signs, presentations, proposals, lab reports, letters to the editor, love letters, lunch-bag notes, movie reviews, news stories, novels, online help, plays, poems, proposals, recipes, reference manuals, scholarly critiques, speeches, term papers, tweets, user-interface text, video ...
Keys to Great Writing
Writer's Digest Books
Entertaining and interactive lessons this versatile guide will encourage writers to test their knowledge, learn new techniques, and pay attention to detail.
The Mysteries of Harris Burdick
Chris Van Allsburg
HMH Books for Young Readers
Fourteen black-and-white drawings, each accompanied by a title and a caption, entice readers to make up his or her own story.
The Writer's Portable Mentor: A Guide to Art, Craft, and the Writing Life
The Writer's Portable Mentor: A Guide to Art, Craft, and the Writing Life distills 20 years of teaching and creative thought by the well-published author Priscilla Long. The Writer's Portable Mentor helps writers understand and incorporate the regular practices of virtuoso creators; provides a guide to structuring literary, journalistic, or fictional pieces or entire books; opens the door to the sentence strategies of the masters; provides tools ...
Why You Really Can Memorize Scripture
LIFE SENTENCE Publishing, 2012
Understand and unlock your mind's natural ability to memorize long passages Called to be a missionary as a teenager, I had a great desire to fulfill God's will, but had a great sense of inadequacy for such an extraordinary purpose. But God says he who meditates in His Word ...shall be like a tree planted by the rivers of water, that bringeth forth his fruit in his season; his leaf also shall not wither; and whatsoever he doeth shall ...
Sentence Correction GMAT Preparation Guide (Manhattan GMAT Preparation Guide: Sentence Correction)
MG Prep, Inc.
The Sentence Correction guide provides a highly organized and structured approach to the variety of questions in this verbal content area. Mastery of sentence correction is possible through the development of a true grasp of the rules of "GMAT grammar." Students are presented with every major grammatical principle and minor grammatical point tested on the GMAT, as well as ample opportunities to practice each one. The guide also includes online ...
Sentence Correction GMAT Preparation Guide (8 Guide Instructional Series) 4th (forth) edition Text Only
MG Prep, Inc
Right Use of Will: Healing and Evolving the Emotional Body
Finding the Core of Your Story: How to strengthen and sell your story in one essential sentence
CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
What's your story about? Do you answer with a blank stare when someone asks you that question? Do you have trouble writing your Amazon description? What if you had an attention-grabbing way to leave your audience begging for more? Learn to effectively pitch your story! Story consultant and author Jordan Smith has taken a powerful technique used by professional Hollywood screenwriters to sell their scripts and made it accessible to ...
The Life Divine
Sri Aurobindo Ashram/Pondichery/India
The Life Divine explores for the Modern mind the great streams of Indian metaphysical thought, reconciling the truths behind each and from this synthesis extends in terms of conciousness the concept of evolution. The unfolding of earth's and man's spiritual destiny is illuminated. The Life Divine is Sri aurobindo's principal philosophical work in which he presents a theory of spiritual evolution,which will culminate in the human being and the ...
Mechanically Inclined: Building Grammar, Usage, and Style into Writer's Workshop
Some teachers love grammar and some hate it, but nearly all struggle to find ways of making the mechanics of English meaningful to kids. As a middle school teacher, Jeff Anderson also discovered that his students were not grasping the basics, and that it was preventing them from reaching their potential as writers. Jeff readily admits, I am not a grammarian, nor am I punctilious about anything,” so he began researching and testing the ideas ...
Voice Lessons: Classroom Activities to Teach Diction, Detail, Imagery, Syntax, and Tone (Maupin House)
How does Toni Morrison make bad times seem sweet? How can Shakespeare make a character say one thing and mean another? Help your students understand how writers control voice so they can express a voice of their own. Voice Lessons procides 100 historically and culturally diverse passages from world literature. Each sharply focused exaples targets a specific component of voice, presenting it in a short manageable exercise that functions well as ...
A Dictionary of Japanese Particles (A Kodansha Dictionary) (English and Japanese Edition)
Sue A. Kawashima
For English-speaking students of Japanese, particles are perhaps the most difficult aspect of the language to learn. It would be no exaggeration to say that, for most people, they can never be completely mastered. Thus, the study of particles is a lifetime undertaking, and students need a lifelong companion to help them along the way. That companion is A Dictionary of Japanese Particles . Covering over 100 particles in alphabetical order, the ...
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