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Unofficial Ancestry.com Workbook: A How-To Manual for Tracing Your Family Tree on the #1 Genealogy Website

Nancy Hendrickson · Family Tree Books
Pages: 192
Format: Paperback

Your Step-by-Step Guide to Ancestry.com! Ancestry.com keeps growing, but how can you find your ancestors on the huge and ever-changing site? In this workbook, an essential companion to the Unofficial Guide to Ancestry.com, you'll learn how to use Ancestry.com to its full advantage with...
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Talking Baby: Helping Your Child Discover Language

Margaret Maclagan · Finch Publishing
Pages: 183
Format: Paperback

This book starts by describing a baby's language development alongside their physical development in the first 18 months. It then discusses play - the way young children learn. It also explores childrens' very early acquisition of words, and how they use them, and it covers the exciting...
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The Freshman Survival Guide: Soulful Advice for Studying, Socializing, and Everything In Between

Nora Bradbury-Haehl · Center Street
Pages: 304
Format: Paperback

A completely revised and updated values-based guide to navigating the first year of college that speaks to college students in their own language and offers practical tools that readers need to keep from drinking, sleeping, or skipping their way out of college. In the four years since...
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A Brief History of Everyone Who Ever Lived: The Human Story Retold Through Our Genes

ADAM RUTHERFORD · The Experiment
Pages: 416
Format: Hardcover

"A family portrait for all humanity . . . This enjoyable book has a great deal to say about our genetic code--or, more precisely, about how our knowledge of genetics is misused and misconstrued. . . . Rutherford] proves an enthusiastic guide and a good storyteller. "--The Wall...
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The Chicago Guide to Fact-Checking

Brooke Borel · University Of Chicago Press
Pages: 192
Format: Hardcover

"A column by Glenn Garvin on Dec. 20 stated that the National Science Foundation 'funded a study on Jell-O wrestling at the South Pole.' That is incorrect. The event took place during off-duty hours without NSF permission and did not involve taxpayer funds." Corrections...
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Rossen to the Rescue: Secrets to Avoiding Scams, Everyday Dangers, and Major Catastrophes

JEFF ROSSEN · Flatiron Books
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

NBC NATIONAL INVESTIGATIVE CORRESPONDENT AND HOST OF "ROSSEN REPORTS" ON TODAY BRINGS THE ULTIMATE HANDBOOK TO LIFE.Do you know where to take shelter in an earthquake? How to bust a lying car mechanic? Save money at the store?You'll know now.Every morning, millions of Americans...
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The Art Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained

Caroline Bugler · Dk Publishing
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

Discover what makes a piece a significant work of art and tour history's greatest masterpieces. See the master works of Pablo Picasso, Vincent van Gogh, Claude Monet, and more.From prehistoric cave paintings to postmodern art, The Art Book explores more than 100 different movements,...
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Language Hacking German

Benny Lewis · Teach Yourself
Pages: 256
Format: Paperback

Crack the Code and Get Fluent Faster!'Ten years ago, Lewis spoke only English. But constant travel, along with a buoyant attitude, has unmasked the polyglot within.'-National Geographic #LanguageHacking is a state of mind. It's about ditching excuses, using shortcuts and taking...
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Frugal Poets' Guide to Life: How to Live a Poetic Life, Even If You Aren't a Poet

Cynthia Gallaher · Bookbaby
Pages: 280
Format: Paperback

Frugal Poets' Guide to Life is part personal journey, part life-coaching for poets (or those who'd like to live like one) , part creativity guide, and part reference, with a special section on the modern history of the Chicago poetry scene, including the birth of the poetry slam....
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