Reference & Language Books

Nine Nasty Words: English in the Gutter: Then, Now, and Forever Cover Image
$24.00
ISBN: 9780593188798
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Published: Avery - May 4th, 2021

One of the preeminent linguists of our time examines the realms of language that are considered shocking and taboo in order to understand what imbues curse words with such power--and why we love them so much.


Other People's Words: Wisdom for an Inspired and Productive Life Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781250132567
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Published: St. Martin's Press - May 4th, 2021

We all need inspiration. Other People's Words delivers it.

When we are confused or sad, lonely or angry, or simply in need of a boost in a relationship or in our life goals, each of us can be uplifted by the wisdom of others.


1,523 ACT Practice Questions, 7th Edition: Extra Drills & Prep for an Excellent Score (College Test Preparation) Cover Image
$20.99
ISBN: 9780525570318
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Published: Princeton Review - April 6th, 2021

WORK SMARTER, NOT HARDER, with The Princeton Review! This revised 7th edition of our popular ACT practice question compendium contains 1,523 practice problems to help familiarize you with the exam, including both drills and full-length tests and detailed answers and explanations to better support your understanding of tricky problems. 


Dr. Disaster's Guide to Surviving Everything: Essential Advice for Any Situation Life Throws Your Way Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780358494805
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Published: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - April 13th, 2021

A practical, all-encompassing guide to disaster preparedness, from avalanches and blackouts to pandemics and wildfires.
 

An emergency room physician and U.S. Air Force veteran, Dr. Torres, aka “Dr. Disaster,” has spent his career on the front lines, saving lives in all sorts of disasters.


The CIA Guide to Lying and Lie Detection: The Ultimate Guide to Lying and Getting the Truth Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781510756113
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Published: Skyhorse - October 5th, 2021

A foolproof guide both to lying and to detecting deception,The CIA Guide to Lying and Lie Detection will teach you how the pros can tell if and when somebody is lying.

People lie all the time. Studies show that the average American lies between six and twenty times a day.


Earth, My Dearest: Inspirations on Nature, Conservation, Sustainability and Stewardship Cover Image
$12.50
ISBN: 9781578268924
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Published: Hatherleigh Press - March 30th, 2021

A collection of over 200 inspirational and meaningful quotes around conservation and sustainability.


The Price You Pay for College: An Entirely New Road Map for the Biggest Financial Decision Your Family Will Ever Make Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062867308
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Published: Harper - January 26th, 2021

The hugely popular New York Times “Your Money” columnist and author of the bestselling The Opposite of Spoiled offers a deeply reported and emotionally honest approach to the biggest financial decision families will ever make: what to pay for college. 


Voices of Change: Inspiring Words from Activists Around the Globe Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781616899967
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Published: Princeton Architectural Press - January 19th, 2021

Voices of Change brings together the transformative and empowering words of two centuries of activists in one bold and powerful quote book. Harriet Tubman's demand for her right to liberty or death stands beside Elie Wiesel's call to combat persecution wherever it stands.


Appropriate: A Provocation Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781324003588
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - February 16th, 2021

A timely, nuanced work that dissects the thorny debate around cultural appropriation and the literary imagination.


Who Says?: Mastering Point of View in Fiction Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780393356113
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - February 9th, 2021

A thorough, illuminating, and entertaining guide to crafting point of view, a fiction writer’s most essential choice.


Craft in the Real World: Rethinking Fiction Writing and Workshopping Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781948226806
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Published: Catapult - January 19th, 2021

This national bestseller is "a significant contribution to discussions of the art of fiction and a necessary challenge to received views about whose stories are told, how they are told and for whom they are intended" (Laila Lalami, The New York Times Book Review).


2021 / 2022 ASVAB for Dummies: Book + 7 Practice Tests Online + Flashcards + Video Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781119784173
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Published: For Dummies - March 23rd, 2021

Own the ASVAB test with the #1 guide on the market


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