Reference & Language Books

Dreyer's English: An Utterly Correct Guide to Clarity and Style Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780812985719
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - August 4th, 2020

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • A sharp, funny grammar guide they’ll actually want to read, from Random House’s longtime copy chief and one of Twitter’s leading language gurus
 

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY O: The Oprah Magazine Paste Shelf Awareness


27 Essential Principles of Story: Master the Secrets of Great Storytelling, from Shakespeare to South Park Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781523507160
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Published: Workman Publishing Company - August 18th, 2020

“So often people ask me if there’s a book on story I can recommend. This is the one.


Lonely Planet Italian Phrasebook and CD Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781786571717
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Published: Lonely Planet - July 21st, 2020

Lonely Planet Italian Phrasebook & CD is your handy passport to culturally enriching travels with the most relevant and useful Italian phrases and vocabulary for all your travel needs. Shop at farmers' markets, discuss art and life, and order wine with ease - all with your trusted travel companion.


You Talkin' to Me?: The Unruly History of New York English Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9780190657215
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Published: Oxford University Press, USA - July 21st, 2020

From paddy wagon to rush hour, New York City has given us a number of our popular words and phrases, along the way fashioning a recognizable dialect all its own. Often imitated and just as often ridiculed, New York English has its own identity, imbued with the rich cultural history of (as New Yorkers tell it) the greatest city in the world.


25 Great Sentences and How They Got That Way Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9781324004851
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - August 18th, 2020

A guide to the artistry that lifts a sentence from good to great.

We all know the basic structure of a sentence: a subject/verb pair expressing a complete thought and ending with proper punctuation. But that classroom definition doesn’t begin to describe the ways in which these elements can combine to resonate with us as we read, to make us stop and think, laugh or cry.


501 French Verbs (Barron's 501 Verbs) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781506260648
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Published: Barrons Educational Series - July 7th, 2020

Choose Barron’s for language learning--a trusted resource for over 50 years!
This brand-new edition of 501 French Verbs provides language learners with fingertip access to a carefully curated selection of the 501 most common French verbs--in all tenses and moods! Each verb is listed alphabetically in chart form—one verb per page along with its English translation.


The Story I Am Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9781885983824
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Published: Turtle Point Press - April 28th, 2020

"This is a gorgeous book, one that will inspire anyone to make the next sentence."--Jericho Brown, Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry 2020


How to Read Nonfiction Like a Professor: A Smart, Irreverent Guide to Biography, History, Journalism, Blogs, and Everything in Between Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062895813
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Published: Harper Perennial - May 26th, 2020

The New York Times bestselling author of How to Read Literature Like a Professor uses the same skills to teach how to access accurate information in a rapidly changing 24/7 news cycle and become better readers, thinkers, and consumers of media.


What Next?: Your Five-Year Plan for Life after College Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781507213452
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Published: Adams Media - April 14th, 2020

Create a five-year plan that covers all aspects of daily life—including work, finances, and health—with this all-inclusive guide to successfully reaching your goals after college graduation.

The celebrations have ended and you’ve finally graduated from college.


2020/2021 ASVAB for Dummies: Book + 7 Practice Tests Online + Flashcards + Video Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781119684428
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Published: For Dummies - April 7th, 2020

Ready to ace the ASVAB? Dummies can help

Year after year, ASVAB For Dummies has been the #1 ASVAB test prep book on the market. And now it's expanded and improved for 2020/2021


50 Successful Ivy League Application Essays Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781617601569
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Published: SuperCollege - June 16th, 2020

The powerful tools in this invaluable resource equip students with the skills to write successful entrance essays for top-notch universities. The strengths and weaknesses of 50 application compositions from Ivy League schools, as well as Caltech, Duke, MIT, Stanford, and University of Chicago, are analyzed in detail, highlighting techniques to emulate and mistakes to avoid.


McGraw-Hill Education 6 Nln Pax-RN Practice Tests, Second Edition Cover Image
$24.00
ISBN: 9781260462371
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Published: McGraw-Hill Education - April 9th, 2020

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