Educational & Nonfiction

FAME: Lady Gaga: A Graphic Novel

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 12.92 MB Downloadable formats: PDF As a mom, I just love that the graphics reinforce the story and that kids can use all of the adorable pictures to help them figure out the unfamiliar words. Tawney THE GATE OF HEAVENLY PEACE by Jonathan D. His eventual fall to the Dark Side of the Force as Darth Vader puts him firmly under the influence of evil Sith Lord Darth Sidious. Norman Mailer 's Pulitzer Prize-winning Armies of the Night is perhaps the most critically appreciated non-fiction novel, a narrative which is split into a history and a novel, and which autobiographically recounts the March on the Pentagon in 1967 from the third person. [...]

25 Awesome Facts About The Coast Guard: Odd and Interesting

Format: Hardcover Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 5.72 MB Downloadable formats: PDF The “new and notable” sections contain full book talks with citations, the “not to be missed” section contains older books with citations (it is noted if a book talk is available in an older Gotcha text), the “worth reading” sections only contain citations. The editors are to be praised for coordinating such a multi-disciplinary initiative, one that mirrors the emerging field of Comics Studies itself so well."--Matthew J. Students in the enrichment reading group received instruction on thinking skills during teacher read-alouds; independently read self-selected books; participated in individualized reading conferences; and engaged in a variety of enrichment activities of their choice, including book discussion groups, creative writing, and other interest-based projects. [...]

Juice Squeezers: Squish #0

Format: Print Length Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 7.62 MB Downloadable formats: PDF And this doesn’t even take into account the comics I pick up from my local comic book shops. Black Dome Press specializes in high quality books (cloth and trade paper) on the history, art, culture, folklore and folk art of upstate New York. A bird overhead offers more challenging sport, so he shoots the albatross, as in the Coleridge poem. These results indicate that the smorf multigene family is larger than previously described and demonstrate that smorf genes are expressed and are undergoing variation, both within strains and in a lineage-specific pattern independent of strain specificity. [...]

Female Force: RuPaul

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 8.42 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Readers' Advisory for Your Library's Midlist Collection (August 11, 2015) Join Booklist and Thorndike Press for an hour-long webinar on using Readers’ Advisory to leverage your library’s midlist, with a special focus on Large Print books. The Comic Book Project at Teachers College, an arts-based literacy and learning initiative hosted by the nonprofit Center for Educational Pathways and directed by Michael Bitz, has already demonstrated the power of graphic novel creation to teach at-risk students new skills and how to express ideas about social issues. [...]

Famous Stars #3: Life Stories of Famous Stars from the

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 9.45 MB Downloadable formats: PDF As a graphic Non-Fiction account of a British deserter in the New Zealand Wars, it fits into the Non-Ficiton category of the Awards. Philip Pullman, The Good Man Jesus and the Scoundrel Christ (2010), a retelling of the Gospel story which imagines that Jesus and Christ were twin brothers, Jesus physically healthy and sociable, Christ sickly and precociously interested in church teachings. However, soon after setting sail, they are overtaken by a pirate ship commanded by the King of Pirates, whom they discover is interested in only one treasure on board: Dessa's map to the location of Astaroth! [...]

The Book of Hard Truths: 16 Facts of Life We Should Learn to

Format: Hardcover Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 8.77 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Use the diagram of the human brain below to answer the questions. Swan A short illustrated story about a zombie squirrel and his adventure with a mosquito and a cat. Examples include God's Nobodies by Mark Obbie and Guns (Stephen King on gun control) and Second Son (by thriller writer Lee Child, a Kindle Single bestseller). Don Clifford, Ben Solomon: A Bastard Prince Denied His Throne (2008), an adventure story about the illegitimate eldest son of King Solomon and his hapless struggle to improve his status; self-published. [...]

Rebels #10

Format: Print Length Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 9.37 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Comic books and graphic narratives have traditionally been ignored by mainstream literary critics due to the perception that these works are primarily entertainment, intended for children or adolescents, with little or no lasting literary merit. They are diligently committed to offering the best in editing, design and marketing to make each book as inspiring, challenging, enjoyable and attractive as it can be. Allan Massie, Arthur the King (2003), an unromanticized story about the struggle for power in Britain after the Romans depart; #2 in the Dark Ages trilogy (#1, The Evening of the World, is set in ancient Rome; #3, Charlemagne and Roland, is set in early medieval Europe) Nancy McKenzie, Queen of Camelot (originally published as two novels, The Child Queen and The High Queen ), about Guinevere, King Arthur’s queen in fifth century Britain Nancy McKenzie, The Grail Prince, about Galahad after the death of King Arthur and the fall of Camelot. [...]

Female Force: Gabrielle Giffords

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 10.35 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Shortly before his death, in the third phase, Gull leaves the material world completely and is left with his mere visual contact with the supernatural. A compound word is two separate words combined together to form a new word. Moderated by Booklist Books for Youth associate editor Sarah Hunter. And they're perfect for our middle school kids. Here you'll find a variety of selections from true stories to high-interest topics as well as books filled with interesting experiments. [...]

Political Power: Bill O'Reilly (Political Power (Bluewater

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 7.11 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Similar to comic books, graphic novels weave rich, lively visuals with a limited amount of text to drive the narrative. I will admit I was in this camp for a long time – my mind immediately thought of tales of men in spandex leaping tall buildings in a single bound, or of those those anime books that always seemed a bit strange and a bit inappropriate to use in a classroom. Moreover, theoretical changes in the conception of the visual, induced by the theory of Lacan, have resulted in a stronger stress on what optical models can tell us about the statute of the subject and the regime of desire. [...]

How to Master the Art of Selling

Format: Paperback Language: Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 12.83 MB Downloadable formats: PDF That students want to read and how they read are important, but so is what they read. Use the same strategy for teaching metaphors? A pool is still too tiny to serve as the home of an animal that may way up to 10 tons. �y��MB��~J��V��I�,y9��D�Å��=���i���\�Z�ZK�j�����QS��2�좈��M7ԝ�TGaq������5��nP��b�iB�J�V މ:g�� d���D$��w��D%-[&*]I�ߤ�Ȕ�*o$�6�G� )�� 2�Sh��bCe��_UOv���:�ff]�b�j�WRS�+A��Fsf�a��� P�eU���)������}�TM�ɤ�J�0�x�3��t5 �XJ �$��3��J�onN  �W�S+���"T9�����&��H�%L�,��dB����]>-���*�z�� �����CQ���dW-��9��[%)K�H�M0� A�E���? [...]