How to Read a Book

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ISBN: 9781476790152
Release Date: 2014-09-30
Number of pages: 448
Author: Mortimer J. Adler
Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Download and read online How to Read a Book in PDF and EPUB Analyzes the art of reading and suggests ways to approach literary works, offering techniques for reading in specific literary genres ranging from fiction, poetry, and plays to scientific and philosophical works.

The Best Book of Sharks

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ISBN: 0753451735
Release Date: 1999-09-01
Number of pages: 31
Author: Claire Llewellyn
Publisher: Kingfisher Books

Download and read online The Best Book of Sharks in PDF and EPUB Introduces the world of sharks, examining their characteristics, breeding, life cycle, and behavior and describing how the various members of this fascinating family of fish are perfectly adapted to their environments.

The best book of mummies

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ISBN: 0439376033
Release Date: 2001
Number of pages: 33
Author: Philip Steele

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Back to the Best Books

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ISBN: 9781453508121
Release Date: 2010-07-15
Number of pages: 259
Author: Marilyn Green Faulkner
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

Download and read online Back to the Best Books in PDF and EPUB Improve your reading—Improve your life. Are you bored by best sellers you can’t remember a week later? Is your book group ready for more meaningful discussions? Have TV and movies got your brain on autopilot? Back to the Best Books explores 36 great works of literature, some that you know (Twain, Bronte) and some you might not (Undset, Cronin) that will bring you new insights about your own life. Inside you’ll find: • Jane Austen—Looking for love in all the wrong places • Betty Smith—Recession lessons from the depression • William Faulkner—Road trips and self-discovery • Anne Tyler—Putting the fun into dysfunctional • Charles Dickens—Changing the world one child at a time The perfect guide for book groups, students, and casual readers who are ready to take it up a notch! If you’re feeling the need to get your brain in gear, your relationships in order and your life on track, then it’s time to get Back to the Best Books.

Because of Miss Bridgerton

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ISBN: 9780349410531
Release Date: 2016-03-29
Number of pages: 384
Author: Julia Quinn
Publisher: Hachette UK

Download and read online Because of Miss Bridgerton in PDF and EPUB There were Bridgertons before the eight alphabetically named siblings. In this first of a new prequel series, we go back to where it all began. . . from New York Times bestselling author Julia Quinn. Sometimes you find love in the most unexpected of places... This is not one of those times. Everyone expects Billie Bridgerton to marry one of the Rokesby brothers. The two families have been neighbours for centuries, and as a child the tomboyish Billie ran wild with Edward and Andrew. Either one would make a perfect husband . . . someday. Sometimes you fall in love with exactly the person you think you should . . . Or not. There is only one Rokesby Billie absolutely cannot tolerate, and that is George. He may be the eldest heir to the earldom, but he's arrogant, annoying and she's absolutely certain he detests her. Which is perfectly convenient, as she can't stand the sight of him, either. But sometimes fate has a wicked sense of humour . . . Because when Billie and George are quite literally thrown together, a whole new sort of sparks begins to fly. And when these lifelong adversaries finally kiss, they just might discover that the one person they can't abide is the one person they can't live without . . .

Quest for the Best

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ISBN: 1574411373
Release Date: 1979
Number of pages: 227
Author: Stanley Marcus
Publisher: University of North Texas Press

Download and read online Quest for the Best in PDF and EPUB Who better to know what is "the best” than the man who made Neiman Marcus synonymous with excellence for more than fifty years? The sequel to Minding the Store , Quest for the Best outlines Marcus’s philosophy of what constitutes the best in goods and services and how to receive it. Marcus describes how increased labor costs and the disappearance of family-owned businesses into the pockets of corporate giants have led to an institutionalized indifference to quality. "I have observed,” he writes, "that when you talk with an independent fine-quality maker, he speaks with pride about his product; when you talk with the chairman of a large corporation, he refers with pride to its net profit and balance sheet.” Quest for the Best is not just a nostalgic look, however, at the age of handcrafted elegance. Marcus gives good advice on how consumers can educate themselves about the best, demand it, and get it. He describes his own experiences with the best in chapters such as "The Things You Love to Touch,” and "Bed and Board.” Witty, urbane, but always accessible, Marcus is a joy to read. This paperback edition features a new Preface and updated "Best Things List” that readers will want to copy and carry with them. Originally published in 1979, Quest for the Best is more timely now than ever.

The Best of It

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ISBN: 0802197485
Release Date: 2010-03-09
Number of pages: 288
Author: Kay Ryan
Publisher: Grove/Atlantic, Inc.

Download and read online The Best of It in PDF and EPUB Kay Ryan’s recent appointment as the Library of Congress’s sixteenth poet laureate is just the latest in an amazing array of accolades for this wonderfully accessible, widely loved poet. Salon has compared her poems to “Fabergé eggs, tiny, ingenious devices that inevitably conceal some hidden wonder.” The two hundred poems in Ryan’s The Best of It offer a stunning retrospective of her work, as well as a swath of never-before-published poems of which are sure to appeal equally to longtime fans and general readers.

The Best Book of Ballet

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ISBN: 0753452758
Release Date: 2000-04-15
Number of pages: 32
Author: Angela Wilkes
Publisher: Kingfisher Books

Download and read online The Best Book of Ballet in PDF and EPUB Introduces the world of ballet and provides step-by-step instructions for what to wear and how to perform exercises and basic movements.

Best of the Best

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ISBN: 9780062076953
Release Date: 2011-03-22
Number of pages: 288
Author: Tim Green
Publisher: Harper Collins

Download and read online Best of the Best in PDF and EPUB Josh is still flying high from his team's tournament win at Coopers­town when his parents start talking about a divorce. Now his dad is challenging him to play the best of the best at the Little League World Series in Williamsport, Pennsylvania. But does he just want to get Josh out of the way? Two things are sure: His father's new girlfriend, Diane, is looking to change things, and Josh is determined to get her and her terrible son out of his life. With the help of Benji and Jaden, Josh races to get the facts that can keep his family together—but it's ever harder to concentrate on the game and make the winning plays that will lead his team to victory. In his compelling style, Tim Green delivers great sports action and more—a fast-paced adventure about friendship, the power of becoming a team, and finding a way to get what you need when you can't have what you want.

The Best of the Best

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ISBN: 9780674053878
Release Date: 2010-01-30
Number of pages: 312
Author: Rubén A. Gaztambide-Fernández
Publisher: Harvard University Press

Download and read online The Best of the Best in PDF and EPUB For two years, Rubén Gaztambide-Fernández shared the life of what he calls the "Weston School," an elite New England boarding school. Vividly describing the pastoral landscape and graceful buildings, the rich variety of classes and activities, and the official and unofficial rules that define the school, The Best of the Best reveals a small world of deeply ambitious, intensely pressured students. For Gaztambide-Fernández, Weston is daunting yet strikingly bucolic, inspiring but frustratingly incurious, and sometimes - especially for young women - a gilded cage for a gilded age.


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ISBN: 9781770098930
Release Date: 2010
Number of pages: 239
Author: Anton Harber
Publisher: Jacana Media

Download and read online Troublemakers in PDF and EPUB A collection of finalists of the Taco Kuiper Award for Investigative Reporting, this book illustrates the revival of hard-hitting investigative reporting in South Africa and highlights its important role. These exposés range from government corruption and white collar crime to environmental and social issues. With a comprehensive discussion on the state of South African journalism, these stories were originally published by the country’s most reputable newspapers and make no qualms about covering the controversial: the horrors of Zimbabwe prisons, shifty politicians, and shoot-to-kill policemen.

Read This Next

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ISBN: 0062020226
Release Date: 2010-11-02
Number of pages: 464
Author: Howard Mittelmark
Publisher: Harper Collins

Download and read online Read This Next in PDF and EPUB Are you tired of bland, overly earnest reading guides that discuss the same old books? Read This Next by Sandra Newman and Howard Mittlemark is the answer. A smart, irreverent, honest, and truly hilarious guide to your 500 new favorite books, Read This Next is aimed at those readers and book groups that are looking for great reading suggestions with more variety and spice than the usual book club picks—while offering food for thought and laughter in equal measure.

The Best Books

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Release Date: 1891
Number of pages: 1009
Author: William Swan Sonnenschein

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The Best Book of Weather

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ISBN: 0753453681
Release Date: 2001-09-15
Number of pages: 31
Author: Simon Adams
Publisher: University of Hawaii Press

Download and read online The Best Book of Weather in PDF and EPUB Introduces weather including how it is predicted, types of clouds, climate, seasons, and the effects of weather on the planet.

The Best Distribution Sales Book Ever

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ISBN: 1934014176
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Publisher: Natl Assn Wholesale-Distr

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