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COMPUTING FOR SENIORS IN EASY STEPS: UPDATED FOR WINDOWS 7
Computing for Seniors in Easy Steps has long helped seniors enjoy all the benefits of using a personal computer. Now, this best-selling title is better than ever, fully updated to cover all the new key features in Windows 7. With larger type for easy reading, this book presents no- nonsense, easy-to-understand tutorials on dozens of computer topics. In easy steps, computer users learn the basics of PC components, terminology, and special features. The range of topics covered here includes: playing and storing music on your PC; creating your own letterhead; surfing the Web; buying and selling on eBay; sending and receiving email; playing games; installing antivirus software; shopping safely on the Internet; ordering groceries online; money management; transferring images from your digital camera; and much more. 004.16
PCS ALL-IN-ONE FOR DUMMIES 5TH ED
If you're a PC owner, you have a pretty good idea of just how much there is to discover about your PC, whether you use it for work or play. Comprised of eight minibooks, this All-in-One guide covers essential PC topics from soup through nuts, including the latest updates to PC hardware, Windows 7, the Internet, Office 2010, digital media, upgrading and troubleshooting, social media, and home networking. This new edition features expanded coverage of using popular social media such as Twitter, Facebook, WordPress, and blogging. Plus, you'll walk Chambers, Mark L. through the new Windows 7 operating system and explore revisions for each of the Office 2010 applications.
TEACH YOURSELF VISUALLY IPAD
In recent years, we have seen the iPod and then the iPhone dominate the digital media and gaming industries. Apple has further cemented its place as the provider of computing devices for enjoying books, music, movies, and television with the release of the iPad. The iPad surpasses the iPhone with a 9.7-inch screen and dazzling graphics. Movies, games, and books look sharp, crisp, and clear. And with a slim-line form and light weight, the iPad never needs to leave the user's grasp. Operating with the iPhone OS, the iPad works with all of the 140 thousand plus apps on Apple's acclaimed app store. It is the ultimate entertainment and computing hand-held device. Teach Yourself VISUALLY iPad shows readers how to access and download books, apps, music, and video content as well as send photos and emails, sync with other Apple devices and services, and effectively use the multi-touch display. 004.16 Feature-rich and complex, the BlackBerry is the number one smartphone in the corporate world is among the most popular handhelds for business users. This new and updated edition includes all the latest and greatest information on new and current BlackBerry mobile devices. Covering a range of valuable how-to topics, this helpful guide explores the BlackBerry's most useful features, techniques for getting the most out of your BlackBerry, and practical information about power usage. In addition, BlackBerry For Dummies, 4th Edition explains business tools, games, and great sites that deliver what you need for your BlackBerry, when you need it. 004.165 Whether you want to prepare your computer for Windows 7, avoid investing in a new one, or just 'go green,' this fully illustrated guide has what you need. You'll learn how to add printers and new keyboards, boost your PC's performance and increase memory, improve power consumption, rev up your multimedia capacity, and much more. Step-by-step instructions are accompanied by photos that show you exactly what you should see at every stage. Learn to perform basic upgrades and prepare your PC for high- speed Internet connections, network connections, and added security, all with fully illustrated instructions Find out how to expand memory, enhance speed, and update your computer's power supply Prepare an old computer for Windows 7 and beef up your capacity for multimedia.
BLACKBERRY FOR DUMMIES 4TH ED
UPGRADING & FIXING COMPUTERS DO-ITYOURSELF FOR DUMMIES
BEGINNING PROGRAMMING WITH C++ FOR DUMMIES
C++ is an object-oriented programming language commonly adopted by would-be programmers. This book explores the basic development concepts and techniques of C++ and explains the 'how' and 'why' of C++ programming from the ground up. You'll discover what goes into creating a program, as well as how to put the Davis, Stephen R. various pieces together, deal with standard programming challenges, handle debugging, and make it all work. Known as 'Mr. Spreadsheet,' John Walkenbach's name is synonymous with excellence in computer books that explain the complexities of various topics. With this collection of favorite Excel tips and tricks, you get a unique look at ways to make Excel 2010 more efficient than you ever imagined. Packed with easy-to-understand advice regarding all aspects of Excel, this book shares improved ways of speeding up application development with Walkenbach, John Excel and maximizing the power of Excel to create robust applications.
JOHN WALKENBACH'S FAVORITE EXCEL 2010 TIPS AND TRICKS
OFFICE 2010 FOR DUMMIES PROFESSIONAL BLOGGING FOR DUMMIES
Eager to harness the power of Office 2010? Then this is the perfect book-and-DVD package for you! Featuring the enormously popular Office For Dummies book, the bundle also includes a must-have three-hour instructional DVD replete with step-by-step instructions covering the most essential Office 2010 tasks. You'll feel as though you have an Office 2010 expert by your side to answer your questions and and walk you through popular topics, such as word processing, presentations, data management and analysis, and much more. You'll quickly and easily feel comfortable with Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, and Access. 005.5 Anyone who blogs knows that it is a fun, creative way for sharing thoughts and opinions. Now imagine making money from that hobby! This practical, how-to guide shows you how you can get serious about using your blog and implement advertising, sponsorship, partnerships, and affiliate marketing options to turn your hobby into extra income, or even a full-time career. 005.72 Written by the world's leading experts on finding people and helping people avoid being found, 'How to Disappear' covers everything from tools for disappearing to discovering and eliminating the nearly invisible tracks and clues we tend to leave wherever we go. Learn the three keys to disappearing, all about your electronic footprints, the dangers and opportunities of social networking sites, and how to disappear from a stalker. Frank Ahearn and Eileen Horan provide field- tested methods for maintaining privacy, as well as tactics and strategies for protecting personal information and preventing identity theft. They explain and illustrate key tactics such as misinformation (destroying all the data known about you); disinformation (creating fake trails); and, finally, reformation--the act of getting you from point A to point B without leaving clues. 005.8 Featuring eight books in one, this All-in-One For Dummies guide covers the key features and tools that you need to know in order to understand how to use each individual program within the Adobe Creative Suite-- InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Acrobat, Dreamweaver, Fireworks, and Flash--to its fullest potential. Within the nearly 1,000 pages, you'll find creative inspiration as well as tips and techniques to sharpen you productivity. 006.68 Photoshop is the world's most popular image editing software, with more than four million users worldwide. Professional photographers, graphic designers, and Web designers as well as photo hobbyists are eager to learn the newest features of the latest version, Photoshop CS5. This complete reference makes it easy, with nine selfcontained minibooks covering each aspect of Photoshop. 006.686 Dreamweaver is the leading Web site creation tool, with 90 percent of the market share. The nine minibooks that make up this guide cover getting started with Dreamweaver CS5, creating and publishing great sites, making pages dynamic, building Web applications, and much more, including all the upgrades in the newest version. This book is a presentation of creepy facts, crazy feats, and other oddities that show that truth can be stranger than fiction.
HOW TO DISAPPEAR: THE WORLD'S NO. 1 GUIDE TO LOWERING YOUR PROFILE AND REDUCING YOUR DIGITAL FOOTPRINT
Ahearn, Frank M.
ADOBE CREATIVE SUITE 5 DESIGN PREMIUM ALLIN-ONE FOR DUMMIES Smith, Jennifer
PHOTOSHOP CS5 ALL-IN- Obermeier, ONE FOR DUMMIES Barbara DREAMWEAVER CS5 ALL-IN-ONE FOR DUMMIES RIPLEY'S BELIEVE IT OR NOT: 2011 SPECIAL ED
TOP 10 OF EVERYTHING: Ash, Russell 2011 OLD FARMER'S ALMANAC: 2011 OLD FARMER'S ALMANAC: 2011 WESTERN ED HOLY GHOSTS: OR HOW A (NOT-SO) GOOD CATHOLIC BOY BECAME A BELIEVER IN THINGS THAT GO BUMP IN THE NIGHT Hansen, Gary
With annual sales of 200,000 copies, 'Top 10 of Everything' is clearly the place people go to get the lowdown on what or who was the best, worst, richest, fiercest, deadliest, or simply biggest of practically anything. It features over 7,000 intriguing facts and stats on history, science, sports, music, movies, nature, people, and places-from the stars of stage and screen who shone the brightest to the terrestrial animals that weigh the most. 'First' and 'Fast' fact boxes pinpoint the pioneers and the most recent achievers in various endeavors. 031.02 America's best-selling annual publication is also the most beloved: Its name makes people smile and its contents tickle funny bones. A reference book that reads like a magazine, the Almanac is packed with facts, features, and fun that make every day special. 051 America's best-selling annual publication is also the most beloved: Its name makes people smile and its contents tickle funny bones. A reference book that reads like a magazine, the Almanac is packed with facts, features, and fun that make every day special. 051 In this extraordinary true story, the haunting of a Long Island household forces a respected writer and editor to reevaluate the mysteries of life and death as he struggles with the frightening truths of his childhood home and his town's past. Holy Ghosts' is not only a gripping true-life ghost story but a wry and touching memoir, as well as a meditation on the relationship between religion and the paranormal, which are often considered at odds with each other, but which the author shows are intimately linked. 133.1 For more than two decades, Modern Magick has been the world's most popular instruction manual on how to work real magick. Now, author Donald Michael Kraig, with decades more experience, research, training, and study, has created the ultimate version of this contemporary classic. This expanded edition features an updated design, more personal stories, and a wealth of new information, including more than 175 original images and a completely new chapter on three emerging trends in magick and how readers can put them to use. What hasn't changed: the comprehensive scope and clear, step-by-step ritual instructions that have made this book an indispensable guide for more than 150,000 magicians.
Hardcover $15.95 Trade Paper
MODERN MAGICK: TWELVE LESSONS IN THE HIGH MAGICKAL ARTS
Kraig, Donald Michael
WITCHCRAFT ON A SHOESTRING: PRACTICING THE CRAFT WITHOUT BREAKING YOUR BUDGET Blake, Deborah SAY THIS, NOT THAT: WHAT TO SAY TO GET YOUR WAY Moswell, John LIESPOTTING: PROVEN TECHNIQUES TO DETECT DECEPTION LIFE UNLOCKED: 7 LESSONS TO OVERCOME FEAR
Practicing Witchcraft doesn't have to cost an arm, a leg, and a broomstick! From homemade tools to frugal feasts to thrifty home decoration, Deborah Blake offers economical tips and suggestions for stretching your dollar. Try making your own magickal oils, runes, tarot cards, candles, jewelry, and wands. Choose from over fifty ways to practice Witchcraft that cost little or no money. Whip up tasty sabbat dishes that cost ten dollars or less. Best of all, Blake reminds us of the essentials of Witchcraft spirituality--all of which are free. 133.44 Presented in format inspired by the successful East This, Not That books, John Boswell provides a guide to verbal situations so readers can say the right thing, not the wrong thing, in any heated situation. PUBLISHER ANNOTATION, c2010. 153.852 An expert who trains top executives to spot deceptions in the workplace now makes her techniques available for readers to use in the boardroom, the job interview, the deal negotiation and more. PUBLISHER ANNOTATION, c2010. 155.92 Psychiatrist Dr. Srinvasan Pillay shows readers that by understanding how their brains and bodies process the emotions of fear and anxiety, they can move past these roadblocks and start living the lives they want to live. PUBLISHER ANNOTATION, c2010. 158.1 We spend at least one-third of our lives working. But what makes work meaningful and rewarding? Career expert Donna Dunning writes that work is satisfying if it interests you and allows you to do the things you enjoy. But she also notes that work that is interesting and enjoyable for one person may be totally unsuitable for another. She states that is because of people's differing personalities. Whether you are just starting out, looking for a change, exploring business ideas, or thinking about retirement activities, What's Your Type of Career will show readers how to find work in that perfect career. 158.6
Meyer, Pamela Pillay, Srinivasan S.
WHAT'S YOUR TYPE OF CAREER?: FIND YOUR PERFECT CAREER BY USING YOUR PERSONALITY TYPE 2ND ED Dunning, Donna
START THE BIBLE FOR NEW BELIEVERS
A brand new life of faith begins when we place our trust in Jesus Christ. 'Start' is the perfect Bible for new believers or believers who want to learn more about their faith. Ideal for introducing new believers to the Bible, 'Start' focuses on basic discipleship with articles and devotions on subjects including prayer, Bible study, church involvement, sharing your faith, and discovering God's will. Core biblical themes are introduced at basic levels of theological sophistication and presented in very simple language. 220.5208 Hardcover $24.99 Oftentimes true heroes of faith don't stand out in the world, but they have made a lasting difference in someone's life-they're a hero to someone. This gift book celebrates their story by first providing a dedication beginning with 'You changed my life by___' to be written in detail by the giver to the recipient. To follow are stories told by Max about others who have answered the call of their convictions and took steps of faith (both big and small) resulting in lasting change in the lives around them. It's a message that honors the person who receives the book, and inspires us all to see that real people with remarkable hearts can change lives. 248.4
YOU CHANGED MY LIFE: STORIES OF REAL PEOPLE WITH REMARKABLE HEARTS Lucado, Max
In Spiritual Teachings of the Avatar, author Jeffrey Armstrong enlightens us on the real meaning of the word Avatar and its relevance today. Culled from Vedic spiritual traditions of India that can be traced back more than 15,000 years, Armstrong illuminates how contemporary cultural references to Avatars reveal their deep and SPIRITUAL TEACHINGS enlightening historical roots. At the heart of these teachings is a respect for all life, the concept that we are each OF THE AVATAR: part of the same Ultimate Being, and where everyone is able to makes the journey back home to the Divine. With ANCIENT WISDOM FOR A the social, economic, environmental, and political unrest in the world today, these lessons from the Avatar are Armstrong, Jeffrey more important than ever. NEW WORLD People over 55 were the fastest-growing user group on Facebook in the first half of 2009, and they're flocking to Twitter at a faster rate than their under-20 grandchildren. From basic information about establishing an Internet connection to rediscovering old friends, sharing messages and photos, and keeping in touch instantly with Twitter, this book by online expert Marsha Collier helps seniors jump right into social media.
FACEBOOK & TWITTER FOR SENIORS FOR DUMMIES
TWITTER TIPS, TRICKS, AND TWEETS 2ND ED
LET'S GET THIS STRAIGHT: THE ULTIMATE HANDBOOK FOR YOUTH WITH LGBTQ PARENTS
This book targets the millions of users getting into Twitter to connect to friends, family, and interest groups, or follow the conversation and find out what's happening beyond their doorstep. Updated coverage includes the new search features on Twitter, how to establish a Twitter account, tweet from mobile devices, and how to add Twitter to a blog. All the essential information needed to tweet, as well as some interesting tips thrown in to highlight how fun twittering can be, is approached in a user-friendly manner. Anyone can apply the tips and techniques found in this book to get more out of their Twitter experience. Social networking is expanding and becoming more and more integrated into people's daily lives; this book explores all the features of Twitter that McFedries, Paul will enable readers to join the conversation and discover what the buzz is really about. 302.3028 Let's Get This Straight reaches out to young people with one or more gay, lesbian, bi, or trans parents to provide them with the tools to combat homophobia, take pride in their alternative family structures, and speak out against injustice. This short but thorough book profiles forty-five diverse youth and young adults, all of whom voice their opinions and provide advice for other youth living in LGBTQ households. Let's Get This Straight also includes probing questions, fun activities, engaging quizzes, and reflective journal sections for youth to share their feelings and experiences about having a gay parent. By reading this book, readers will learn how to: identify and overcome barriers to having a gay parent; address discrimination and heterosexism; build a strong self-esteem and sense of belonging; communicate effectively with their parents and individuals outside of the LGBTQ community; access resources and support for their families; respond effectively when challenged about being in a sexual minority family; and reduce the isolation, fear, shame, and confusion that can be associated with having gay parents. As the media brings ever-increasing exposure to gay-headed households, this book is more important than ever. Let's Get This Straight is the perfect blend of wit, sharing of experiences, and 'expert' advice that children with LGBTQ parents need to become more self-aware and affirming, and to maintain healthy Fakhrid-Deen, Tina relationships with their parents. 306.874 Under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA), millions of dollars have been allocated to improve energy efficiency in building construction. ARRA's substantial federal investments in building and retrofitting are likely to become a major source of revenue for suppliers of 'green' products and services: For example, under ARRA, the government has authorized 4.5 billion alone for 'greening' federal buildings. Clearly, building and largescale landscaping businesses that invest in sustainable practices are poised for great success--and with success comes the need to increase the workforce. Peterson's Green Careers in Building and Landscaping is your onestop resource for entry into the burgeoning green building sector. 331.702 As the stock market continued its swings in 2009, investors clung desperately to supports as the Dow Jones plunged to below 6,500 in March, only to climb back to the mid-9,000s by Fall. Amid this wild ride, 'The 100 Best Stocks You Can Buy' continued to provide authoritative, researched information for anyone looking to survive amid the chaos. Now in its fourteenth year, this classic book offers advice and methods for picking stocks that will promise a better return than the Dow average. This new edition contains an updated introduction, new stock picks, and the most current information on investment for both retirees and those just entering the market. This is the guide every investor needs by his or her side.
GREEN CAREERS IN BUILDING AND LANDSCAPING
100 BEST STOCKS YOU CAN BUY: 2011 GUIDE TO PASSING THE PSI REAL ESTATE EXAM. 6TH ED
GREEN CAREERS IN ENERGY BECOMING A U.S. CITIZEN: A GUIDE TO THE LAW, EXAM & INTERVIEW 5TH ED
Based on the PSI Examination content outline, this text provides the latest and most comprehensive PSI information available. It contains more questions and answers for both salesperson and broker candidates preparing for the PSI Real Estate Exam than any other book. 333.3309 About 2.3 million people worldwide are directly or indirectly employed in renewable energy-fields--and the greatest employment gains have occurred in countries in which the government supports renewable energy, according to a recent Worldwatch institute study. President Obama has emphasized that sustainability and clean energy are vital elements in successfully rebuilding the U.S. economy and securing more jobs. And because renewable energy sources are commonly more labor-intensive than fossil fuel sources, a transition to renewables promises job gains. Peterson's Green Careers in Energy pinpoints the best opportunities in the fast-growing and most promising renewable energy fields-solar, wind geothermal, hydroelectric and marine, biofuel, and hydrogen-with data on colleges, organizations, and institutions that offer courses, degrees, certification, and training/retraining. 333.794
Bray, Ilona M.
BOOK OF STRANGE AND CURIOUS LEGAL ODDITIES: PIZZA POLICE, ILLICIT FISHBOWLS, AND OTHER ANOMALIES OF THE LAW THAT MAKE US ALL UNSUSPECTING CRIMINALS Belofsky, Nathan
Written by a practicing lawyer with an eye for his profession's most unusual quirks, The Book of Strange and Curious Legal Oddities offers a delightful look at the legal system's peculiarities through the ages. From laws that crack down on how we eat, look, and have sex, to real legal battles involving litigious chimpanzees, you'll start wondering whether you're really the law-abiding citizen you claim to be. 345.02 Job opportunities for case workers and social workers are expected to grow far more rapidly than the average over the next several years. Peterson's Master the Case Worker Exam can help you earn a great exam score and launch your career as a case worker, with all-new information on job requirements and application procedures, Seven full-length practice tests, and expert advice on how to seek and apply for positions in the field.
MASTER THE CASE WORKER EXAM 14TH ED
LEARNING TREE: OVERCOMING LEARNING DISABILITIES Greenspan, FROM THE GROUND UP Stanley I. K & W GUIDE TO COLLEGES FOR STUDENTS WITH LEARNING DISABILITES 10TH ED
The Learning Tree offers a new understanding of learning problems. Rather than looking just at symptoms, this new approach describes how to find the missing developmental steps that cause these symptoms. The best solution to the problem comes from knowing what essential skills to strengthen. Using the metaphor of a tree, Dr. Stanley Greenspan explains that the roots represent how children take in the world through what they hear, see, smell, and touch. The trunk represents thinking skills through which children grow both academically and socially. From these, the branches--children's basic abilities to read, write, do math, and organize their work-develop. Both parents and early learning professionals will especially welcome the sections on finding and solving learning problems early. With Dr. Greenspan's characteristic wise optimism, this book 'raises the ceiling' for all children who learn differently or with difficulty. 371.9043 Hardcover $26.00
A comprehensive resource for selecting the right college for students with learning disabilities, the K&W Guide to Colleges for Students with Learning Disabilities includes profiles of over 300 schools, advice from specialists in the field of learning disabilities, and strategies to help students find the best match for their needs. 371.9047
LEARNING DISABILITIES A TO Z: A PARENT'S COMPLETE GUIDE TO LEARNING DISABILITIES FROM PRESCHOOL TO ADULTHOOD. REV. AND Smith, Corinne Roth UPDATED ED
The world of learning disabilities is undeniably complicated and challenging. Shining a bright light into this territory, Learning Disabilities: A to Z has long been the trusted resource for parents, helping them navigate the tough issues and arming them with the knowledge necessary to advocate for their children at school.
STRESS-FREE COLLEGE ADMISSIONS: HOW TO SURVIVE THE APPLICATION PROCESS WITHOUT LOSING YOUR MIND Malachuk, Katie
As a graduate of Harvard and Stanford, a consultant for a top admissions consulting firm, and the former admissions director for Teach for America, Katie Malachuk has a wealth of expert advice to share with all academic applicants. Yet her most valuable asset is the wisdom she has gleaned as an instructor at one of the nation's top yoga schools. Blending her practical savvy with her keen spiritual insight, she illuminates an inviting new path in 'You're Accepted.' Filled with dozens of insider tips on everything from writing The Dreaded Essay to seeing things from the admissions committee's point of view, 'You're Accepted' equips you with first-rate tactics for honing all aspects of your application. Malachuk goes far beyond the tips in other guide books, though, by becoming your guru for the bigger questions represented by this transition. Supplying you with a whole-life philosophy, she tackles the anxiety of waiting for results, helps you identify your natural talents, provides advice for responding to loving but overbearing parents, and illuminates the road to true peace of mind- -in college and beyond. 378.161 Most college-bound test takers know that 2400 represents a perfect SAT score. Probably, they also know that scores of 2100 or higher virtually guarantee students acceptance at America's most prestigious colleges. This special test preparation guide for high-achieving college-bound students provides special coaching to help them achieve that 2100+ score. It bypasses standard test preparation exercises and offers specific advice and strategies for tackling the SAT's hardest questions. It offers extra practice and review in all math topics, and presents special vocabulary lists designed to increase students' word power. An enclosed CD-ROM presents a full-length practice test modeled after the most recent SATs plus 50 additional challenging SAT-type questions. All questions come with fully explained answers. 378.1662 Updated to reflect the most recent SATs, this manual offers college- bound students an explanation of all the important tactics and strategies for taking the SAT, as well as a detailed review of all test topics, a diagnostic test, and five full-length SAT practice tests with all questions answered and explained. Subject reviews cover critical reading, grammar and usage, and math, as well as detailed instruction in preparing and writing the required SAT essay. The book's additional features include an overview of the SAT, an explanation of its scoring method, and general study advice. 378.1662 Updated to reflect the most recent SATs, this manual offers college- bound students an explanation of all the important tactics and strategies for taking the SAT, as well as a detailed review of all test topics, a diagnostic test, and five full-length SAT practice tests with all questions answered and explained. Subject reviews cover critical reading, grammar and usage, and math, as well as detailed instruction in preparing and writing the required SAT essay. The book's additional features include an overview of the SAT, an explanation of its scoring method, and general study advice. The enclosed CD-ROM presents two additional full-length practice tests with complete solutions and automatic scoring. 378.1662 This abbreviated version of Barron's brand-new full-length SAT test preparation manual presents two) full-length SAT practice tests with all questions answered and explained. Also included is advice on writing the required SAT essay and review material covering the SAT's three sections--Critical Reading, Writing Skills, and Math. This book also presents a general overview of the SAT and a list of all important math facts students need to know. 378.1662
BARRON'S SAT 2400: AIMING FOR THE PERFECT SCORE 3RD ED
BARRON'S SAT 25TH ED Green, Sharon
BARRON'S SAT 25TH ED Green, Sharon
PASS KEY TO THE SAT 8TH ED
SAT FOR DUMMIES 7TH ED
This new edition of The SAT For Dummies gives you the information you need to focus on those areas that are most problematic and to ensure that you achieve the best possible score. Whether you're struggling with math, reading, or writing essays, this updated guide offers advice for tackling the toughest questions, as well as hints Woods, Geraldine and tips for making the most of the time available to complete each section.
This updated test prep manual for college-bound students presents detailed review of all ACT test topics-English, math, reading, science reasoning--and guidance in responding to the optional essay. All subject review sections include additional practice questions, study tips, and test-taking strategies. The book also offers a BARRON'S ACT 16TH ED Ehrenhaft, George diagnostic test and three full-length ACT practice exams with all questions answered and explained.
PASS KEY TO THE ACT 8TH ED
This condensed version of Barron's latest full-size ACT test preparation manual presents a diagnostic test and two full-length ACT practice tests with all questions answered and explained. Subject review sections with additional practice questions cover English, math, reading, science reasoning, and advice for students taking the optional essay section. This book also gives students an overview of the ACT with descriptions of the test's Ehrenhaft, George question types and test-taking advice. 378.1664 According to lore, a vampire cannot enter your home without an invitation. Putting a spiritual spin on this wellknown, mythological rule, Claudia Cunningham pioneers a powerful strategy for dealing with freeloading friends, suffocating spouses, harmful habits, and other 'vampires' who drain the heart, mind, and spirit. This fun, humorous, and indispensable guide-- based on spiritual principles the author used to battle dependency--teaches how to cope with toxic relationships and beliefs. Learn how to take personal responsibility for your life and detect vampires with the light of truth. Arm yourself with honesty, humility, and clarity. Practice self-reflection, prayer, and meditation to establish strong boundaries. With an arsenal of self-knowledge and confidence, you'll be equipped to defeat any Draculas coming your way. 398.45 Early in the history of English, the words 'grammar' and 'glamour' meant the same thing: the power to charm. Roy Peter Clark, author of Writing Tools, aims to put the glamour back in grammar with this fun, engaging alternative to stuffy instructionals. In this practical guide, readers will learn everything from the different parts of speech to why effective writers prefer concrete nouns and active verbs. THE GLAMOUR OF GRAMMAR givesreaders all the tools they need to 'live inside the language'--to take advantage of grammar to perfect their use of English, to instill meaning, and to charm through their writing. With this indispensable book, readers will come to see just how glamorous grammar can be. 428.2
BITING BACK: A NONONSENSE, NO-GARLIC GUIDE TO FACING THE PERSONAL VAMPIRES IN Cunningham, Claudia YOUR LIFE
GLAMOUR OF GRAMMAR: A GUIDE TO THE MAGIC AND MYSTERY OF PRACTICAL ENGLISH
Clark, Roy Peter
E-Z FRENCH. 5TH REV. ED
Barron's E-Z French instructs students with little or no prior knowledge of the language in informal conversational French. They'll find true-to- life dialogues with translations, skill-building exercises, useful verb conjugation charts, explanations of grammatical terms, and many more language-learning features. Illustrations supplement the text and capture much of the spirit of contemporary France. Books in Barron's new E-Z series are enhanced and updated editions of Barron's older, highly popular Easy Way books. New cover designs reflect the brand-new interior layouts, which feature extensive two-color treatment, a fresh, modern typeface, and more graphic material than ever. Charts, graphs, diagrams, line illustrations, and where appropriate, amusing cartoons help make learning E-Z in a variety of subjects. Barron's E-Z books are self- teaching manuals focused to improve students' grades in skill levels that range between senior high school and college-101 standards. 448.2421 Need a straightforward approach for fast and painless mastery of French speaking and comprehension skills? This easy-to-use guide from the popular Demystified series takes the mystery and menace out of speaking and understanding French by walking you step-by-step through the fundamentals of communicating in the language. French Conversation Demystified lets you work at your own pace and arms you with the essentials of 448.2421 communicating in French in an unintimidating format. The world's bestselling Spanish verbs reference book has just gotten better! The authors focus directly on a command of Spanish verbs--and fluency in Spanish starts with knowledge of verbs. This new seventh edition shows students and travelers exactly how to use the 501 most common and useful Spanish verbs in all 15 tenses and moods. Each verb is alphabetically listed in easy-to-follow chart form, one verb per page with its English translation. Enclosed with the book are two discs, a CD-ROM with language-learning aids, and an audio CD that reviews the formation and usage of Spanish verb forms. 468.2421 Complete Mandarin Chinese: A Teach Yourself Guide provides you with a clear and comprehensive approach to Mandarin Chinese, so you can progress quickly from the basics to understanding, speaking, and writing Mandarin Chinese with confidence. Within each of the thematic chapters, important language structures are introduced through life-like dialogues. You'll learn grammar in a gradual manner so you won't be overwhelmed by this tricky subject. Exercises accompany the texts and reinforce learning in listening, speaking, reading, and writing. This program also features current cultural information boxes that reflect recent changes in society. The accompanying audio CDs include audio exercises--performed by native speakers--that reinforce communicative 495.1824 skills.
FRENCH CONVERSATION DEMYSTIFIED
501 SPANISH VERBS 7TH Kendris, ED Christopher
COMPLETE MANDARIN CHINESE 2ND ED
COMPLETE KOREAN 2ND ED
Complete Korean with Two Audio CDs: A Teach Yourself Guide provides you with a clear and comprehensive approach to Korean, so you can progress quickly from the basics to understanding, speaking, and writing Korean with confidence. Within each of the 14 thematic chapters, important language structures are introduced through life-like dialogues. You'll learn grammar in a gradual manner so you won't be overwhelmed by this tricky subject. Exercises accompany the texts and reinforce learning in listening, speaking, reading, and writing. This program Exercises accompany the texts and reinforce learning in listening, speaking, reading, and writing. This program also features current cultural information boxes that reflect recent changes in society. The accompanying audio CDs include audio exercises--performed by native speakers--that reinforce communicative skills. 495.7834 Complete Vietnamese with Two Audio CDs: A Teach Yourself Guide provides you with a clear and comprehensive approach to Vietnamese, so you can progress quickly from the basics to understanding, speaking, and writing Vietnamese with confidence. Within each of the 18 thematic chapters, important language structures are introduced through life-like dialogues. You'll learn grammar in a gradual manner so you won't be overwhelmed by this tricky subject. Exercises accompany the texts and reinforce learning in listening, speaking, reading, and writing. This program also features current cultural information boxes that reflect recent changes in society. The accompanying audio CDs include audio exercises--performed by native speakers--that reinforce communicative skills. 495.9228 Jennifer Ouellette never took math in college, mostly because she assumed that she wouldn't need it in real life. But then the English- major-turned-award-winning-science-writer had a change of heart and decided to revisit the equations and formulas that had haunted her for years. 'The Calculus Diaries' is the fun and fascinating account of her year spent confronting her math phobia. Ouellette shows how she learned to apply calculus to everything from gas mileage to dieting, from the rides at Disneyland to shooting craps in Vegas. 510 One third of parents are not confident when dealing with their children's math homework. Children are learning new-fangled ways to do math operations as basic as multiplication. Old Dogs, New Math guides parents through the basics of elementary school math and covers the dilemmas and problems they are most likely to be confronted with, including number lines, long multiplication and division, fractions and percentages, basic geometry, and much more. Complete with sample questions, mock exam papers, and examples of children's errors, Old Dogs, New Math will challenge and reassure parents in equal measure. 0143117378 Jennifer Ouellette never took math in college, mostly because she-like most people-assumed that she wouldn't need it in real life. But then the English-major-turned-award-winning-science-writer had a change of heart and decided to revisit the equations and formulas that had haunted her for years. 'The Calculus Diaries' is the fun and fascinating account of her year spent confronting her math phobia head on. With wit and verve, Ouellette shows how she learned to apply calculus to everything from gas mileage to dieting, from the rides at Disneyland to shooting craps in Vegasproving that even the mathematically challenged can learn the fundamentals of the universal language. 510 This updated manual opens with an overview of the SAT Math Level 1 test, followed by a section covering the most important tactics for succeeding on the test. Separate chapters review basic arithmetic, fractions and decimals, ratios and proportions, basic algebra, plane geometry, solid and coordinate geometry trigonometry, functions, statistics, and miscellaneous math topics. Three full-length model tests are presented with complete solutions for every problem. 510.76 This manual opens with a diagnostic test that includes explained answers to help students pinpoint their math strengths and weaknesses. In chapters that follow, detailed topic reviews cover polynomial, trigonometric, exponential, logarithmic, and rational functions; coordinate and three-dimensional geometry; numbers and operations; data analysis, statistics, and probability; and graphing calculators, their operations and applications. Six full-length model tests with answers, explanations, and self-evaluation charts conclude this manual. 510.76 Scoring well on the mathematics section of the SAT exam isn't guaranteed by getting good grades in Algebra and Geometry. Turn to SAT Math For Dummies for expert advice on translating your classroom success into top scores. Loaded with test-taking strategies, two practice tests, and hundreds of problems with detailed solutions and explanations, SAT Math For Dummies helps you maximize your scores in no time. 510.76 Most students (and parents) find word problems from high school or even freshman year in college to be the single biggest hurdle in algebra. They are complicated and full of trick information-and always involve some formula that's buried in the facts of the story. Now there's help with The Complete Idiot's Guide(r) to Algebra Word Problems. Expert math instructor Izolda Fotiyeva helps even the most challenged student understand the mysteries of algebra word problems by showing them how to: Read problems analytically and find key information quickly; Understand the differences among all the major types of word problems; Learn how to use a basic formula for each category of problems; Practice on sample problems with a detailed answer key. 512.9007 Whether you're new to geometry or just looking for a refresher, this completely revised and updated third edition of Geometry Success in 20 Minutes a Day offers a 20-step lesson plan that provides quick and thorough instruction in practical, critical skills. Stripped of unnecessary math jargon but bursting with geometry essentials, Geometry Success in 20 Minutes a Day is an invaluable resource for both students and adults. 516
COMPLETE VIETNAMESE Healy, Dana 3RD ED CALCULUS DIARIES: HOW MATH CAN HELP YOU LOSE WEIGHT, WIN IN VEGAS, AND SURVIVE A ZOMBIE APOCALYPSE Ouellette, Jennifer
OLD DOGS, NEW MATH: HOMEWORK HELP FOR PUZZLED PARENTS
BARRON'S SAT SUBJECT TEST MATH LEVEL 1 3RD ED
Wolf, Ira K.
BARRON'S SAT SUBJECT TEST MATH LEVEL 2 9TH ED
Ku, Richard T.
SAT MATH FOR DUMMIES
COMPLETE IDIOT'S GUIDE TO ALGEBRA WORD PROBLEMS
GEOMETRY SUCCESS: IN 20 MINUTES A DAY 3RD ED KNACK NIGHT SKY: DECODING THE SOLAR SYSTEM, FROM CONSTELLATIONS TO BLACK HOLES FALLING STARS: A GUIDE TO METEORS AND METEORITES 2ND ED
'Knack Night Sky' is an ode to the solar system. Its step-by-step approach makes it easy to find stars, constellations, and other celestial objects, as well as comets and meteor showers. It covers the skies in both the northern and southern hemispheres, and includes numerous stargazing tricks and tips. Also included are phases Nigro, Nicholas J. of the moon, stars, and seasonal skies. 520 Mike Reynolds' guide to meteors and meteorites is revised and updated to include the latest information about meteor study and sightings. It covers the basics of observing, studying, and collecting meteors and meteorites, Reynolds, Michael appealing to both amateur astronomers and aspiring meteorite collectors. It includes a list of yearly meteor D. showers and a directory of meteorite dealers. 523.51
E=MC2: SIMPLE PHYSICS : WHY BALLOONS RISE, APPLES FALL AND GOLF BALLS GO AWRY Stewart, Jeff
Packed with amusing examples and experiments that readers can try for themselves, 'E=MC2' covers the most important discoveries of physics. Readers will learn how physics affects everything in their surroundingswithout the use of mind- bending math or the need for a particle accelerator. The book includes terminology definitions; a quick history of physics; a refresher on the theory of relativity, and more.
BARRON'S SAT SUBJECT TEST IN PHYSICS 10TH ED
One diagnostic test and three full-length model SAT Subject Tests in Physics reflect the most recent actual tests in length, subject matter, and degree of difficulty. All questions are answered and explained. New selfassessment guides after each test are designed to help test-takers improve their scores. An extensive subject review covers all topics on the SAT Subject Test. The authors also explain the methodology used in solving physics problems, present a basic math review, provide additional practice questions with answers, and offer test530.076 taking tips. Does the study of statics stress you out? Does just the thought of mechanics make you rigid? Thanks to this book, you can find balance in the study of this often-intimidating subject and ace even the most challenging university-level courses. Statics For Dummies gives you easy-to-follow, plain-English explanations for everything you need to grasp the study of statics. You'll get a thorough introduction to this foundational branch of engineering and easy-to-follow coverage of solving problems involving forces on bodies at rest; vector algebra; force systems; equivalent force systems; distributed forces; internal forces; principles of equilibrium; applications to trusses, frames, and beams; and friction. 531.12 This manual describes every aspect of the test, offers study advice for its several parts, and presents a diagnostic test with answers and explanations. Following chapters review all the major test topics. It concludes with four fulllength practice tests with answers and explanations, a diagnostic chart of subject area scores, remedial study advice, and a set of appendixes that includes reference pages of tables and important equations. The enclosed 540.76 CD-ROM presents two full-length practice tests with answers, explanations, and automatic scoring. In the third installment in the delightfully disgusting miscellany series from Francesca Gould and David Haviland, they explore a subject positively rife with gross miscellany: the animal kingdom. Indeed, animals do the darnedest things and, in this entertaining book, the authors uncover a universe of strange, hilarious, and quite often disgusting animal habits, ailments, and practices, including: Monkey- Faced Lamb disease; farting snakes; dino-chickens; and a creature you've never heard of that eats with its eyes. 591.5 Snorkel Bob (aka Robert Wintner) remembers the day in 1955 when his father bought him his first mask and snorkel and then took him down to the beach and into the shallow water. Today, Snorkel Bob owns a snorkeling outfitters empire in Hawaii. 'Some Fishes I Have Known' approaches fish as individuals in this book that's part photo essay, part plea for responsible conservation, and part funny observation.
STATICS FOR DUMMIES
BARRON'S SAT SUBJECT TEST CHEMISTRY 10TH ED WHY DOGS EAT POOP: AND OTHER USELESS OR GROSS INFORMATION ABOUT THE ANIMAL KINGDOM SOME FISHES I HAVE KNOWN: A TRIBUTE TO WORLD'S MOST BEAUTIFUL FISH
Mascetta, Joseph A.
COMPLETE HUMAN BODY
Making full use of new medical procedures and imaging techniques, 'The Complete Human Body' is the definitive guide to the development, form, function, and disorders of the human body, illustrated by new computergenerated artworks and the latest medical and microscopic imaging. Exploring the body's form and function in greater depth than any other popular reference, from muscle structure and activity to motor pathways within the brain, it will appeal to students, healthcare professionals, and families. Includes an interactive DVD and website! 612 What makes us the way we are? Could it be that our health, our intelligence, our temperaments--are influenced by the conditions we encountered before birth? That's the claim of a field known as fetal origins. Over the past 20 years, scientists have been developing a radically new understanding of our earliest experiences and how they affect us from infancy into adulthood. Annie Murphy Paul interviews experts from around the world, and delves into the history of ideas about how we're shaped before birth. 612.647 Frustrated with doctors' visits that last less than 15 minutes? Confused by our complicated health care system? Geriatricians John R. Burton and William J. Hall help readers take charge of their health in order to get the best care available. They provide the information needed to communicate with health care providers, addressing questions such as: Do I need a general physician, or a specialist, or both? What screening exams should I undergo? Drs. Burton and Hall urge older adults to ask questions, become informed, and obtain the care they deserve. 613.0438 'Nutrient Timing for Peak Performance' is your guide to consuming the right foods at the right time for optimal results in training or competition. Sport nutritionists Heidi Skolnik and Andrea Chernus have combined the latest dietetic research with practical advice you can use to create a personalized action plan based on the needs of your body, your sport, and your goals. 613.2024 Chocolate lovers rejoiced when they learned that chocolate could actually be good for their health. But, before you embrace this concept, there are a few things you should know. For example: what to eat, how much, and which kinds are the best. 'The Chocolate Therapist' answers these questions and more. Both informative and entertaining, it includes alphabetized ailments, each with a chocolate recommendation, followed by supporting research as to how and why it helps the body.
ORIGINS: HOW THE NINE MONTHS BEFORE BIRTH SHAPE THE REST OF Paul, Annie OUR LIVES Murphy TAKING CHARGE OF YOUR HEALTH: A GUIDE TO GETTING THE BEST HEALTH CARE AS YOU Burton, John R. AGE
NUTRIENT TIMING FOR PEAK PERFORMANCE CHOCOLATE THERAPIST: A USER'S GUIDE TO THE EXTRAORDINARY HEALTH BENEFITS OF CHOCOLATE
SLIM CALM SEXY: THE 15MINUTE YOGA SOLUTIONS FOR LOOKING AND FEELING YOUR BEST FROM HEAD TO TOE Stiles, Tara
Women's Health magazine yoga expert and Huffington Post columnist, Tara Stiles, shows readers how to use yoga to get slimmer, calmer, and sexier than ever. PUBLISHER ANNOTATION, c2010.
BIG BOOK OF ENDURANCE TRAINING AND RACING
Are you a triathlete, runner, cyclist, swimmer, cross-country skier, or other athlete seeking greater endurance? 'The Big Book of Endurance Training and Racing' teaches an athlete how to stay healthy, achieve optimal athletic potential, and be injury-free for many years. Dr. Philip Maffetone's approach to endurance offers a truly 'individualized' outlook and unique system that emphasizes building a strong aerobic base, good nutrition, and 613.71 stress reduction in addition to dispelling many commonly held myths. This comprehensive guide covers everything tested on the Pharmacy Technician Certification Examination which all pharmacy technicians in any setting must pass to be successful in their field. This guide includes: two fulllength exams with detailed answer explanations; a complete review of the career, including schools, requirements, recommended courses, and professional resources; a review of pharmacy science and math, medications, dosages, pharmacy law, and state and federal regulations, and a glossary of key pharmacy tech terms. 615.1076 With the step-by-step advice in the 'Reverse Diabetes,' in just 12 weeks readers can not only learn how to manage With the step-by-step advice in the 'Reverse Diabetes,' in just 12 weeks readers can not only learn how to manage diabetes, but reverse it. They will learn how to: lower blood sugar by up to 25%; trim inches from the waistline and lose belly fat; lower the need for diabetes medication; learn what to toss and what to stock in their kitchen; shop right with of soldiers reuniting with families after a tour of duty, we imaginerestaurants, and much more. 616.462 When we think weekly shopping lists; track their results; make good choices at them about to embark on a joyous, hopeful future, finally free of the horrors of combat. But, in reality, an estimated 23 percent of veterans and soldiers of today's wars suffer from post traumatic stress disorder, or PTSD, a psychiatric condition with symptoms that include extreme anxiety, depression, isolation, and fear (Rand, 2008). The millions of family members of those with PTSD also suffer, not knowing how to reconnect with or help their loved one recover from members of those with PTSD also suffer, not knowing how to reconnect with or help their loved one recover from the pain. 616.8521 With easy-to-do stretches for increased flexibility and carefully designed weight training for increased strength, the 'Healthy Hip Handbook' includes everything needed to turn a painful hip into a sturdy, strong joint capable of conquering the daily rigors of work and play. There is also a special section tailored for athletes who are looking to get back into the game. Designed for more than just rehab, this book also provides a complete program for maintaining healthy hips while preventing future injury. This book answers the question, 'What's the point of buying the world's latest, greatest Smartphone and never really understanding how the dang thing works?' It's been said that the Google Nexus One phone has all the power of a typical PC laptop of four years ago. That's a lot of power. And the phone is packed with features, abilities that make it more than just a cell phone. As such, people are going to want to get the most from the Nexus One. They are craving information. This book documents all the features of the Nexus One, approaching them from the point of view of a smart person who is intimidated by the technology and baffled by the scant documentation and online support. All topics for the Nexus One will be covered, from setup and configuration, to documentation and online support. All topics for the Nexus One will be covered, from setup and configuration, to use the phone features, texting, email, accessing the Internet, synching with a PC, using the camera, and use the phone features, texting, email, accessing the Internet, synching with a PC, using the camera, and expanding the phone's potential with new software. Nexus One For Dummies is a practical user's guide to the new Google superphone! This popular guide to cultivating and using ginseng has been updated to include the most recent information on ginseng cultivation. The book explains how to identify different species of ginseng and how to find the plant in the wild. Detailed information about growing ginseng yourself is given, from preparing the plot to protecting the plants from pests and diseases to harvesting. The book also discusses the legends, rumors, and facts about the plant's medicinal properties.
PHARMACY TECHNICIAN EXAM REVERSE DIABETES: A REVERSE DIABETES: A 12-WEEK PLAN FOR LOWERING YOUR BLOOD SUGAR BY 25% SHOCK WAVES: A PRACTICAL GUIDE TO LIVING WITH A LOVED LIVING WITH A LOVED ONE'S PTSD
HEALTHY HIPS HANDBOOK: EXERCISES FOR TREATING AND PREVENTING COMMON HIP JOINT INJURIES Knopf, Karl G.
NEXUS ONE FOR DUMMIES
GINSENG: HOW TO FIND, GROW, AND USE AMERICA'S FOREST Pritts, Kim D. GOLD 2ND ED GROWING A GARDEN CITY: HOW FARMERS, FIRST GRADERS, COUNSELORS, TROUBLED TEENS, FOODIES, A HOMELESS SHELTER CHEF, SINGLE MOTHERS, AND MORE Smith, Jeremy N. ARE
Farmers, community garden members, a low-income senior, a troubled teen, a foodie, a food bank officer, and a class of first graders tell how local food, farms, and gardens changed their lives and their community...and how they can change yours, too. Readers will learn how people like them, with busy lives, can and do enjoy the benefits of local food without having to become full-time organize farmers. The book also explains what readers need to organize or get involved in their own 'growing community.' 'Veterinary Guide for Animal Owners' is for everyone who cares for or raises animals at home or on a farm--from the 4-H student to the home breeder to parents of a new puppy. The 'Veterinary Guide for Animal Owners' includes detailed chapters on cats, dogs, rabbits, chickens, horses, cattle, sheep, goats, and pigs, as well as hundreds of strategies for preventing and curing common problems like nail care for cats and dogs, to treating saddle sores on horses, to administering medication, to caring for baby pigs.
635.0978 Hardcover $24.95
VETERINARY GUIDE FOR ANIMAL OWNERS 2ND ED Spaulding, C. E.
RESCUED BY A HORSE: INSPIRATIONAL TRUE STORIES OF PHYSICAL, EMOTIONAL, AND EMOTIONAL, AND SPIRITUAL RESCUE
CONSIDERING THE HORSE: TALES OF PROBLEMS SOLVED AND LESSONS LEARNED Rashid, Mark 2ND ED
The emotional bond between horses and the humans who love them can reach mystical proportions, as is evident in these 24 true-life accounts of horses rescuing people. Some include: the story of a 17-year-old Apache youth whom a horse-rescue project retrieved from drug abuse; a mother whose young son was about to be dragged to his death before the horse recognized the child's plight; a Vietnam veteran with post-traumatic stress disorder Trade Trade his death before the horse recognized the child's plight; a Vietnam veteran with post-traumatic stress disorder whose work with horses keeps him on an even keel, and more. Paper 636.1 $12.95 Own an unruly horse? Thinking about purchasing a horse but don't exactly know what to expect once you do? Ever wondered what and how a horse thinks? Mark Rashid tells stories that provide horse owners and potential buyers with the best training solutions--straight from the horse's mouth. By considering the horse's point of view, he explores a variety of solutions to common training problem like head tossing, trailer loading, mounting problems, and more. 636.1008 Hardcover $24.95 'Dog Selector' describes dogs of all sizes, shapes, traits, and personalities so that prospective owners can find the dog that fits their personality and lifestyle. Author David Alderton discusses breeds and their owners under the following categories: beginners; family friendly dogs; good mixers, dogs for couch potatoes; highmaintenance hair; large dogs for large spaces; hypoallergenic dogs; dogs with special skills; dogs for runners; portable dogs, weird and wonderful dogs; smart dogs; burglar deterrents and more.
DOG SELECTOR: HOW TO CHOOSE THE RIGHT DOG FOR YOU
BREAKING BAD HABITS IN DOGS: LEARN TO GAIN YOUR DOG'S OBEDIENCE AND TRUST BY UNDERSTANDING HOW IT THINKS AND Tennant, Colin BEHAVES 2ND ED
GAMES AND SPORTS FOR DOGS
This expanded and updated edition of Barron's popular dog training manual begins by reviewing the fundamentals of canine psychology. The author then instructs readers on using vocal and hand signals to teach basic commands. The largest part of this book focuses on humane methods for breaking bad canine habits through careful and consistent training. The problems and their solutions include: house training and paper training; excessive barking; destructive behavior; jumping up on visitors and lots more. Most dogs love to play, and games are an enjoyable way for owners to bond with their pet. This manual guides owners through a series of games and sports that they can teach their dogs, starting with amusements like fetching tennis balls, and progressing to advanced exercises such as agility competitions. The indoor and outdoor activities include water games and even winter sports. The author advises on motivation methods and obedience training and provides a self-testing questionnaire to help readers assess their dog's fitness for advanced sports. The 'Puppy Training' edition of the Smart Owner's Guides contains detailed instructions for how to housetrain and obedience train a puppy. From tips for crate training and puppy-proofing the home to instructions for giving basic cues and solving common problem behaviors, 'Puppy Training' offers new dog owners all the information they need to raise a happy and well-behaved best friend. Plus, all of the Smart Owner's Guides offer access to additional free bonus material available exclusively online at 'Club Pup', from interactive forums, downloadable articles and more. Includes two DVDs.
636.7088 Hardcover $17.95
REPTILES, AMPHIBIANS, AND INVERTEBRATES: AN IDENTIFICATION AND Bartlett, Richard CARE GUIDE 2ND ED D. HOME ORGANIZING AND CLOSET MAKEOVERS: A SUNSET DESIGN GUIDE : INSPIRATION + EXPERT Bradley, Bridget Biscotti ADVICE CANNING, PICKLING AND PRESERVING: TOOLS, TECHNIQUES AND RECIPES TO ENJOY FRESH FOOD ALL YEARROUND Willis, Kim
Updated with new photos, new data, and newly included species, this pictorial identification guide and basic husbandry manual covers more than 250 species, subspecies, and color morphs of reptiles, amphibians, and invertebrates. The authors advise on what to look for when purchasing these animals and discuss proper caging and feeding. Each profile includes the animal's original natural habitat, its size from hatchling to adult, its lifespan, and its general behavior traits. Just some of the animals covered include: snakes, skinks, turtles and tortoises, toads, tarantulas, crabs--and even cockroaches. 639.39 'Home Organizing and Closet Makeovers' brings to light practical storage and organizing solutions to make every closet work smarter. Household efficiency specialists share their tips not only for organizing clothing and shoes storage, but also bedding, television and library collections, and display ideas for family photos. Indoors and out, storage needs are addressed where they are found, with a wide range of organizing products introduced along the way and attractive, yet affordable design always given helpful emphasis. 640 Take an increasingly health-conscious era, add an economic downturn, and what do you get? A revitalized interest in local, seasonal foods and in producing better food for less all year round. 'Knack Canning, Pickling And Preserving' makes time-honored methods to this end easier than ever with simple, step-by-step instructions and stunning four-color photos. It includes everything you need to know about canning, pickling, freezing, and drying--tips, techniques, and equipment--as well as hundreds of recipes for jams, jellies, pickles, relish, sauces, meat jerkies, and more. 641.4 Covering pickling, jam-making, freezing, bottling, canning, brewing, smoking, salting, drying, curing, sausagemaking, and cheese-making, 'Preserve It!' demystifies the processes and shows you how you can, with traditional techniques, preserve fruit, vegetables, meat, fish and dairy without expensive equipment or training. From garden to table, every detail along the way is explained with clear, step-by-step instructions, guiding gardeners and cooks of all levels through the satisfying crafts of bottling jams, syrups, and chutneys, or even making sausage, cheese, butter, cider, and wine. 641.4 'The Southern Living Cookbook,' a culmination of the best Southern recipes for home cooks, now offers a comprehensive collection of classic Southern recipes for all types of cooks. The new flexi-bind edition is a comprehensive collection of classic Southern recipes that can be prepared by both beginner cooks and skilled gourmets. It includes over 1300 recipes from salads and sandwiches to meats and pastas with prep times, stepby-step directions, and nutrient analysis of each recipe.
SOUTHERN LIVING COOKBOOK: AMERICA'S BEST HOME COOKING BETTER HOMES AND GARDENS: EVERYDAY EASY RECIPES : IRRESISTIBLY FRESH MEALS IN JUST 20 MINUTES! MINUTES! BETTER HOMES AND GARDENS: QUICK, QUICKER, QUICKEST : 350 DELICIOUS MEALS READY IN 20, 30, OR 40 MINUTES! COOKING LIGHT EAT COOKING LIGHT EAT SMART GUIDE: HEALTHY HEART : 70 DELICIOUS RECIPES - FRESH INGREDIENTS, HEALTHY FATS, & WHOLE GRAINS
If you crave fresh, easy recipes that are fast to make, you'll savor this photo-filled collection of 200 dishes that can be prepared in 20 minutes or less. Recipes use just a few simple, fresh ingredients, so it's a snap to make delicious meals like Cornbread-Crusted Chili, Sesame and Ginger Chicken, and Herb-Garlic Beef Roast. You'll find recipes for poultry, beef, fish, one-pan and no-bake meals, soups, sandwiches, salads, and more, all made from budget-friendly ingredients. from budget-friendly ingredients.
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Between soccer practice, ballet lessons, and a million daily errands, every day seems busier than the next! No matter how tight your time squeeze, Quick, Quicker, Quickest gives you hundreds of home-cooked meals in the minutes you've got to spare. And with recipes that are easy to follow and simple ingredients you can find anywhere, great family dinners are easier than ever-and just minutes away. 'Healthy Heart,' from the 'Cooking Light Eat Smart Guide' series, tackles an important topic in a package so 'Healthy Heart,' from the 'Cooking Light Eat Smart Guide' series, tackles an important topic in a package so accessible and handy that cooks can take it with them to the grocery store. With 70 easy recipes that please the heart and the palate, this digest-sized book is full of helpful tips on how to make smarter, heart-related food choices and quick answers for everyday meal preparation. Home cooks will find delicious, heart-conscious dinners featuring fish and shellfish, poultry, meats, and meatless options--plus an entire section devoted to desserts!
$12.95 'The Diabetes Cookbook' is packed with 250 recipes with variations, organized into chapters that reflect the way people eat today. It includes a simple points system that enables users to track glucose and saturated fat intake; a four-week balanced daily eating plan; a four- week weight loss plan, and lists of appetizing alternatives to foods that should not be eaten regularly. It's an everyday cookbook that gives plenty of choices to those who have Type 2 Diabetes. 641.5631 Hardcover $25.00 The millions of health-conscious Americans seeking a one-stop shopping recipe resource will find it in the latest edition of this comprehensive classic, with 600-plus recipes, including more than 150 that are all new. There is also updated heart-health information and strategies and tips for meal planning, shopping, and cooking healthfully. This edition has been revised to reflect the association's most current dietary and lifestyle recommendations, and to offer dishes based on flavors and cooking techniques that speak to today's palate. Dream of hosting a large dinner party but feel intimidated by cooking for a group? Learn how to prep, plan a menu, and execute a variety of dishes sure to please a crowd with Mary Berry's 'Cooking Up a Feast.' It includes recipes for everything from roasts, pastas, and curries, to party bites, desserts, and other sweet treats.
NEW AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION COOKBOOK 8TH ED
641.5631 Hardcover $35.00
COOK UP A FEAST
EVERYTHING HEALTHY SLOW COOKER COOKBOOK
Slow-cooker meals may save you time and energy, but they can also pack on the pounds. Thanks to this collection of good-for-you recipes, you can please your palate without sacrificing nutrition--or your waistline! This cookbook serves up hundreds of mouth-watering recipes, including: Sun-Dried Tomato and Pesto Dip; Greek-Style Orzo and Spinach Soup; Red Wine Pot Roast; Ginger Caramelized Chicken; Curried Lentils; Italian Meatloaf; Stewed Cinnamon Apples, and more. The author provides full nutritional analysis so you can choose Rappaport, Rachel recipes based on calories, fat content, fiber, and more.
KNACK SOUTH AMERICAN COOKING: A STEP-BY-STEP GUIDE TO AUTHENTIC DISHES Caskey, Liz MADE EASY COMPLETE JERKY BOOK: HOW TO DRY, CURE, AND PRESERVE EVERYTHING FROM VENISON TO TURKEY
'Knack South American Cooking' provides a step-by-step approach to recreating authentic flavors of South American cuisines in the home kitchen. It brings together 350 recipes from Peru, Brazil, and countries further south, including Chile, Argentina, and Uruguay. Organized by main ingredient, it covers the region's great grilling traditions as well as its typical stews, characteristic sauces, beloved empanadas--and foods to pair with the wines from Argentina and Chile, whose popularity on the North American market has been skyrocketing in recent years. 641.598 As more and more self-sufficiency methods rise out of today's waning economy and growing green movement, so does jerky--one of the oldest forms of food preservation. Monte Burch brings readers 'The Complete Jerky Book,' a pocket-sized guide to making one of the most popular, convenient, and protein-enriched foods. It discusses how Native Americans preserved their meat, the easy-does-it seasoning mixes and products available today, and includes recipes for a wide variety of meats, including venison, turkey, goose, beef, and even fish.
COMPLETE IDIOT'S COMPLETE IDIOT'S GUIDE TO EASY ARTISAN BREAD KNACK FABULOUS DESSERTS: A STEP-BYSTEP GUIDE TO SWEET TREATS AND CELEBRATION SPECIALTIES
In 'The Complete Idiot's Guide to Easy Artisan Bread,' Yvonne Ruperti, master baker and test chef for 'Cook's Illustrated,' offers readers the simplest way to learn the age old art of baking handmade breads and rolls made from scratch, using modern techniques that will have even novice bakers producing everything from dinners to from scratch, using modern techniques that will have even novice bakers producing everything from dinners to peasant boules quickly and easily. It includes more than 50 recipes with easy-to-follow instructions and information on selecting and combining the perfect ingredients.
Larsen, Linda Johnson
No matter how many diets are invented, one thing never changes: people still want dessert. But many home cooks are intimidated by the thought of making something from scratch. 'Knack Fabulous Desserts' includes simple recipes as well as more challenging ones that allow anyone to turn out beautiful pies, tarts, cakes, and even candies and ice cream with ease.
FAT WITCH BROWNIES: BROWNIES, BLONDIES, AND BARS FROM NEW YORK'S LEGENDARY FAT WITCH BAKERY
At long last, the owner of New York City's Fat Witch Bakery shares her top-secret recipes for decadent and delicious brownies, blondies, and bars. PUBLISHER ANNOTATION, c2010.
641.8653 Hardcover $22.50
EASY UPGRADES: BATHROOMS : SMART MAKOVERS, TRUSTED ADVICE THIS OLD HOUSE FUN FAMILY PROJECTS: 16 GREAT IDEAS THAT MOM, DAD, AND KIDS CAN BUILD AND ENJOY!
'Easy Upgrades' marks the debut of a new series from the experts at 'This Old House,' the most trusted name in home improvement. Featuring hundreds of pages of design inspiration and packed with professional know-how, 'Easy Upgrades: Bathrooms' shows readers the smartest, most cost-effective changes they can make to enhance the comfort, value, and livability of their homes. From the grandest master bath to the tiniest powder room to the most fun kids' bath, it's filled with creative, practical solutions that fit any style house and any size budget. 643.52 'This Old House Fun Family Projects' is about having a good time with kids! Spend a day together mastering skills as you learn how to build a sandbox, make a bird feeder, construct a soccer goal, lemonade stand, or any of nine other great family-friendly projects, each developed and tested by the crew at 'This Old House.' Each project features step-by- step instructions, detailed drawings, and, of course, tips on proper tool handling and shop safety for kids. 643.7 Learning to sew is a great way to arm oneself with the skills to create and repair clothing and furnishings for Learning to sew is a great way to arm oneself with the skills to create and repair clothing and furnishings for minimal cost. Turn to this hands-on guide for the best techniques and fun projects for learning (or brushing up on) the art of sewing. Readers will get the 411 on everything they need to know starting to sew, from assembling their sewing kit to selecting fabric, findings, and interfacings. Everything needed to turn readers into a great sewer is in this third edition of 'Sewing for Dummies.' The Dalai Lama has observed that the greatest challenge facing our time is that we're raising a generation of passive bystanders. If he is right, then the most vital work in this moment belongs to parents, grandparents, mentors and teachers. Inside this guide, you'll find life lessons from remarkable individuals, committed parents, and compassionate children, as well as stories and insights from the childhoods of brothers Craig and Marc Kielburger, whose work inspires millions of youth every year.
SEWING FOR DUMMIES 3RD ED
Maresh, Janice Saunders
WORLD NEEDS YOUR KID: HOW TO RAISE CHILDREN WHO CARE AND CONTRIBUTE EXPECTANT FATHER: FACTS, TIPS, AND ADVICE FOR DADS-TOBE 3RD ED
Brott, Armin A.
An information-packed guide to all the emotional, financial and physical changes the father-to-be may experience during the course of his partner's pregnancy. Incorporating the wisdom of top experts in the field, from obstetricians and birth-class instructors to psychologists and sociologists, this book is filled with sound advice and practical tips for men, as well as 'New Yorker'-style cartoons that will keep anxious fathers-to-be chuckling. 649.1024 Hardcover $18.95 This updated guide offers 'parent-tested, pediatrician-approved' advice for new parents finding themselves overwhelmed with caring for a baby in the first eight weeks of its life. It features new information on topics such as: vaccines, child care providers, babies and learning, car seats, safe sleep, cord blood, what to keep in the medicine cabinet, postpartum depression, and organic formulas. Pediatrician Dr. Jana, discusses the feelings of anxiety, guilt, and inadequacy that plague first-time parents home alone with a newborn and allows them to feel more confident about their parenting skills.
HEADING HOME WITH YOUR NEWBORN: FROM BIRTH TO REALITY 2ND ED Jana, Laura A. YOU'RE GROUNDED FOREVER...BUT FIRST LET'S GO SHOPPING: THE CHALLENGES MOTHERS FACE WITH THEIR DAUGHTERS AND Barash, Susan TEN TIMELY SOLUTIONS Shapiro
From the bestselling author of Toxic Friends comes a book with comprehensive advice on how to raise our daughters and avoid certain pitfalls and dilemmas that many women face on the road to raising daughters. PUBLISHER ANNOTATION, c2010.
NURSING MOTHER'S COMPANION. 25TH ANNIVERSARY ED
This accessible and authoritative guide to breastfeeding has been trusted by new parents and recommended by professionals for more than two decades. Kathleen Huggins has extensively revised and updated this 25th anniversary edition to equip nursing mothers with all the information they need to overcome difficulties and nurse their babies successfully from the first week all the way to the toddler years, or somewhere in between. Huggins, Kathleen Now more than ever, 'The Nursing Mother's Companion' is an indispensable handbook for every new mother.
NEW JOB SECURITY: THE 5 BEST STRATEGIES TO TAKE CONTROL OF YOUR CAREER REV. ED Lassiter, Pam ULTIMATE BOOK OF BUSINESS FORMS (INCLUDES WEB Thomas, Karen ACCESS) 2ND ED
'New Job Security' is a strategic approach to creating job security in today's economy and is fully revised to address consumers' anxieties and provide a solid plan to gain control of their fears and careers. The rules have changed in today's work world. No longer are workers staying with one company their entire work years. Lassiter teaches the five best strategies for achieving long-term work success, from marketing yourself while benefiting others to creating new jobs rather than looking for traditional ones. 650.1 From hiring the right people to selling products or services, this book offers over 200 forms for use in basic business administration. They include financial spreadsheets and templates, website legal disclaimers, employee handbook policies and procedures, and much more. 651.75 A lot of things have been said about management over the years: that it's an art, not a science; that it's a science, filled with 'best practices' and systematic steps anyone can use to get great results; that it's the fuel that powers successful organizations. But, there is no one, easy definition of what it is that managers do! Henry Mintzberg has joined forces with other leading business figures to provide a provocative and unusual mix of writing on has joined forces with other leading business figures to provide a provocative and unusual mix of writing on management that gets readers thinking about the practice of management. 658
MANAGEMENT?: IT'S MANAGEMENT?: IT'S NOT WHAT YOU THINK! DIVERSITY CODE: UNLOCK THE SECRETS TO MAKING DIFFERENCES WORK IN THE REAL WORLD
The most diligent compliance with laws and regulations can't foster true work place diversity. 'The Diversity Code' answers many questions that professionals and their employers are often afraid to ask, including: How do you define diversity-what it is and isn't? Am I 'safe' simply following the law? How do I handle diversity problems on my staff or with people who outrank me? What do I do if I'm accused of something? Each chapter begins with Johnson, Michelle a challenging question, which the author answers based on years of experience as a diversity expert and T. attorney. 658.3008 Whatever the project-big or small-'PRINCE2 for Dummies, 2009 Edition' is the perfect guide to using this project management method to help ensure its success. Fully updated with the 2009 practice guidelines, this book takes readers through every step of a project-from planning and establishing roles to closing and reviewing-offering practical and easy- to-understand advice on using PRINCE2. It also shows how to use the method when approaching the key concerns of project management, including setting up effective controls, managing project risk, managing quality and controlling change. 658.404 Mobile communication is hot, and so is marketing on mobile devices. 'Mobile Marketing for Dummies' provides a clear and easy path for creating, launching, and making the most of a mobile marketing program. Designed for marketing professionals and other business people who may have little experience with the medium, it explains mobile marketing and how to convert a traditional marketing plan to mobile. Topics include assembling resources and budget, creating a plan, following best practices, building mobile sites, and much more. 658.872
PRINCE2 FOR DUMMIES 2009 ED
MOBILE MARKETING FOR DUMMIES Becker, Michael SIX-FIGURE SECOND INCOME: HOW TO START AND GROW A SUCCESSFUL ONLINE BUSINESS WITHOUT QUITTING YOUR DAY Lindahl, David JOB
You don't have to quit your current job, already have piles of money, be 24-years-old, or riding a booming economy, in order to start a successful online business. 'The Six-Figure Second Income' explains how to start or grow a business even when you think you have plenty of strikes against you. This book is centered on principles the author's derived from all the tests they ran, tools they used, and money they spent in the course of building an eight-figure real estate information marketing business. 658.872