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School Bullying: New Perspectives on a Growing Problem

David R. Dupper · Oxford University Press, USA
Pages: 119
Format: Paperback

Bullying is one of the most prevalent and insidious forms of school violence today, impacting the learning environment of schools in profound ways. Victims of chronic bullying have poorer grades, increased rates of truancy, increased rates of dropping out, loss of self-esteem, feelings...
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Your Defiant Teen, Second Edition: 10 Steps to Resolve Conflict and Rebuild Your Relationship

Russell A Barkley · Guilford Press
Pages: 372
Format: Hardcover

If life with your teen has become a battleground, it's time to take action. This empathic book shows how. Trusted psychologists who have worked with thousands of families give you the tools you need to overcome defiance and get teen behavior back on track. By following the authors' clinically...
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Young Elizabeth: The Making of the Queen

Kate Williams · Pegasus Books
Pages: 326
Format: Print book

A lively and poignant biography of the young princess who, at the impressionable age of eleven, found that she was now heiress to the throne, by the New York Times bestselling author of Becoming Queen Victoria. We can hardly imagine a Britain without Elizabeth II on the throne. It seems...
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Getting Financial Aid 2016

The College Board · College Board
Pages: 1023
Format: Paperback

Getting Financial Aid 2016
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The College Application Essay, 6th Ed.

Sarah Myers McGinty · College Board
Pages: 176
Format: Paperback

This popular guide helps students write essays that win admissionWinning college application essays take admission officers beyond the numbers and shows them what the students really care about, how they think, and who they really are. But even the best of students can be daunted by the task.This...
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Extreme Medicine: How Exploration Transformed Medicine in the Twentieth Century

Kevin Fong M.D. · The Penguin Press
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

Anesthesiologist, intensive care expert, and NASA adviser Kevin Fong explores how physical extremes push human limits and spawn incredible medical breakthroughsLittle more than one hundred years ago, maps of the world still boasted white space: places where no human had ever trod. Within...
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We Are Our Brains: A Neurobiography of the Brain, from the Womb to Alzheimer's

D. F. Swaab · Random House Inc
Pages: 417
Format: Hardcover

A vivid account of what makes us human. Based groundbreaking new research, We Are Our Brains is a sweeping biography of the human brain, from infancy to adulthood to old age. Renowned neuroscientist D. F. Swaab takes us on a guided tour of the intricate inner workings that determine our potential,...
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The Art of the English Murder: From Jack the Ripper and Sherlock Holmes to Agatha Christie and Alfred Hitchcock

Lucy Worsley · Pegasus; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

From Jack the Ripper and Sherlock Holmes to the cosy crimes of the Golden Age, renowned historian Lucy Worsley explores the evolution of the traditional English murderand reveals why we are so fascinated by this sinister subject. Murdera dark, shameful deed, the last resort of the desperate...
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TABE Secrets Study Guide: TABE Exam Review for the Test of Adult Basic Education

TABE Exam Secrets Test Prep Team · Mometrix Media LLC; Stg edition
Format: Book

***Includes Practice Test Questions*** Get the test prep help you need to be successful on the TABE test. The TABE exam is extremely challenging and thorough test preparation is essential for success. TABE Exam Secrets Study Guide is the ideal prep solution for anyone who wants to pass...
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ACT For Dummies, with Online Practice Tests

Lisa Zimmer Hatch · For Dummies; 6 edition
Format: Print book

The fast and easy way to score higher on the ACT Does the thought of preparing for the ACT give you anxiety? Fear not! This 6th edition of ACT For Dummies with online practice tests gives you a competitive edge by fully preparing you for the ACT exam with subject reviews, practice opportunities...
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