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Rock Your Read-alouds

Mike Artell · Capstone Classroom
Pages: 112
Format: Paperback

The author writes a wonderful story. The illustrator creates incredible images. But what can educators bring to their read-alouds? Do the read-alouds ROCK? The fact is, every read-aloud is a performance. And every aspect of a read-aloud performance informs a child's understanding and appreciation...
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Becoming a Restaurateur

Masters At Work · Simon & Schuster
Pages: 128
Format: Hardcover

Award-winning journalist and food writer Patric Kuh explores the restaurant industry - based on the experiences of Lien Ta and Jonathan Whitener's Here's Looking at You restaurant in Los Angeles - and reveals essential details for anyone considering a path to this risky profession.Everyone...
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Becoming a Real Estate Agent

Masters At Work · Simon & Schuster Audio and Blackstone Audio
Pages: 1
Format: Hardcover

Choosing a profession begins with imagining yourself in a career: here are all the details you need to get started in the popular field of real estate - from salary expectations, regional challenges, and how to use social media to your lucrative advantage. What makes a great real estate...
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It Never Goes Away: Gender Transition at a Mature Age

Anne Lauren Koch DDS · Rutgers University Press
Pages: 228
Format: Hardcover

If you are transgendered, the feeling of wanting your body to match the sex you feel you are never goes away. For some, though, especially those who grew up before trans people were widely out and advocating for equality, these feelings were often compartmentalized and rarely acted upon....
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Becoming a Veterinarian

Boris Kachka · Simon & Schuster
Pages: 176
Format: Hardcover

Choosing what to do with your life begins with imagining yourself in a career. Using stories of real practitioners in the field, the Masters at Work series offers the opportunity to see through the eyes of someone who has mastered a profession and learn what the risks and rewards of a job really...
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Are We There Yet?: The American Automobile Past, Present, and Driverless

Dan Albert · W. W. Norton & Company
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

Tech giants and automakers have been teaching robots to drive.Robot-controlled cars have already logged millions of miles. These technological marvels promise cleaner air, smoother traffic, and tens of thousands of lives saved. But even if robots turn into responsible drivers, are we ready...
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Moon Rush: The New Space Race

Leonard David · National Geographic
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

Veteran space journalist digs into the science and technology--past, present, and future--central to our explorations of Earth's only satellite, the space destination most hotly pursued today.In these rich pages, veteran science journalist Leonard David explores the moon in all its facets,...
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Howard Stern Comes Again

Howard Stern · Simon & Schuster
Pages: 560
Format: Hardcover

Rock stars and rap gods. Comedy legends and A-list actors. Supermodels and centerfolds. Moguls and mobsters. A president. Over his unrivaled four-decade career in radio, Howard Stern has interviewed thousands of personalities - discussing sex, relationships, money, fame, spirituality,...
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The Conservative Sensibility

George F. Will · Hachette Books
Pages: 640
Format: Hardcover

New York Times BestsellerFrom the Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist, an "astonishing" and "enthralling" (BOOKLIST ) new examination of how the Founders' belief in natural rights created a great American political tradition--"easily one of the best books on American...
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Dignity: Seeking Respect in Back Row America

Chris Arnade · Sentinel
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

Widely acclaimed photographer and writer Chris Arnade shines new light on America's poor, drug-addicted, and forgotten--both urban and rural, blue state and red state--and indicts the elitists who've left them behind.Like Jacob Riis in the 1890s, Walker Evans in the 1930s, or Michael...
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