Who Is Coming to Our House

Who Is Coming to Our House


by Joseph Slate
  • Release Date : 2001
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Stable animals scurry to clean their home in anticipation of an important visitor, in this poetic tale about the first Christmas....

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Nudge

Nudge


by Richard H. Thaler
  • Release Date : 2009-02-24
  • Genre: Business & Economics

From the winner of the Nobel Prize in Economics, Richard H. Thaler, and Cass R. Sunstein: a revelatory look at how we make decisions—for fans of Malcolm Gladwell’s Blink and Daniel Kahneman’s Thinking, Fast and Slow * More than 1.5 million copies sold * New York Times bestseller * Named a Best Book of the Year by The Economist and the Financial Times Every day we make choices—about what to buy or eat, about financial investments or our children’s health and education, even about the causes we champion or the planet itself. Unfortunately, we often choose poorly. Nudge is about how we make these choices and how we ...

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Studio Series 50 unit Deluxe Colored Pencil Set

Studio Series 50 unit Deluxe Colored Pencil Set


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  • Release Date : 2016
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Ready To Use Resources for Mindsets in the Classroom

Ready To Use Resources for Mindsets in the Classroom


by Mary Cay Ricci
  • Release Date : 2015-07-01
  • Genre: Education

Ready-to-Use Resources for Mindsets in the Classroom provides educators with tools they need to help students change their thinking about their abilities and potential. The book features ready-to-use, interactive tools for students, teachers, parents, administrators, and professional development educators. Parent resources include a sample parent webpage and several growth mindset parent education tools. Other resources include: mindset observation forms, student and teacher "look-fors," lists of books that contribute to growth mindset thinking, critical thinking strategy write-ups and samples, and a unique study guide for...

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What Did You Expect   Redesign

What Did You Expect Redesign


by Paul David Tripp
  • Release Date : 2015-10-31
  • Genre: Religion

Marriage always involves two flawed people living with each other in a fallen world. Yet many couples say “I do” with unrealistic expectations, leaving them unprepared for the day-to-day difficulties of married life. This unique book introduces a biblical and practical approach to dealing with the challenges of marriage that is rooted in God’s faithfulness and the Bible’s teaching on sin and grace. Outlining six practical commitments that give shape and momentum to a truly healthy and fulfilling union, this redesigned book will equip couples to develop thriving, grace-based marriages in all circumstances and season...

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Behind the Beautiful Forevers

Behind the Beautiful Forevers


by Katherine Boo
  • Release Date : 2012-02-07
  • Genre: Social Science

In this brilliant, breathtaking book by Pulitzer Prize winner Katherine Boo, a bewildering age of global change and inequality is made human through the dramatic story of families striving toward a better life in Annawadi, a makeshift settlement in the shadow of luxury hotels near the Mumbai airport. As India starts to prosper, the residents of Annawadi are electric with hope. Abdul, an enterprising teenager, sees “a fortune beyond counting” in the recyclable garbage that richer people throw away. Meanwhile Asha, a woman of formidable ambition, has identified a shadier route to the middle class. With a little luck, her...

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Three Things About Elsie

Three Things About Elsie


by Joanna Cannon
  • Release Date : 2019-07-02
  • Genre: Fiction

The bestselling author of The Trouble with Goats and Sheep delivers a suspenseful and emotionally satisfying novel “infused with warmth and humor” (People) about a lifelong friendship, a devastating secret, and the small acts of kindness that bring people together. There are three things you should know about Elsie. The first thing is that she’s my best friend. The second is that she always knows what to say to make me feel better. And the third thing…might take a bit more explaining. Eighty-four-year-old Florence has fallen in her flat at Cherry Tree Home for the Elderly. As she waits to be rescued, she thinks abo...

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The Cultures of the West

The Cultures of the West


by Clifford R. Backman
  • Release Date : 2012-12
  • Genre: History

The Cultures of the West: A History focuses on the ways in which the major ideas and passions of Western culture developed, internally, and how they interacted with the broader world-for good and for ill. The development of such key ideas as religion, science, and philosophy form the central narrative of this book. The Cultures of the West stands apart from other textbooks in a variety of ways, the first being thematic unity. What did people think and believe, throughout our history, about human nature, the right way to live, God, the best forms of government, or the meaning of human life? Rather than maintaining a single ...

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