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Your perfect presentation - speak in front of any audience anytime anywhere and never be nervous again by Hoogterp, Bill.

Your perfect presentation - speak in front of any audience anytime anywhere and never be nervous again

Public speaking coach to the C-suite Bull Hoogterp shows you proven tips, techniques, and exercises to amplify your effectiveness as a speaker and communicator. He explains how the brain processes information, what people respond to, and how to hold the audience in the palm of your hand. Great public speaking can be learned. Hoogterp's unique method turns fear into fun and shows you how to be your natural, authentic, unique self - and deliver your perfect presentation for any audience each and e

Oct 15, 2014
Tantrums! - managing meltdowns in public and private by Phelan, Thomas W., 1943- author.

Tantrums! - managing meltdowns in public and private

Noting that of all the behavioral problems parents face from their children, temper tantrums may be the most upsetting, this handbook arms confused and frustrated parents with simple, easy-to-follow directions on how to best manage the problem and guide kids appropriately. Readers will learn the three main causes of temper tantrums, the true power of the "10-Second Rule," the anatomy of a typical tantrum, and the chief problems with attempting to reason with or distract a child. A sound and effe

Oct 15, 2014
When the game stands tall - the story of the De la Salle Spartans and football's longest winning streak by Hayes, Neil, 1967-

When the game stands tall - the story of the De la Salle Spartans and football's longest winning streak

Tells the story of the De La Salle High School football team of Concord, California, which had 138 consecutive victories under coach Bob Ladouceur, who took over the team at the age of twenty-three.

Oct 15, 2014
Surprised by joy - the shape of my early life ; The four loves by Lewis, C. S. (Clive Staples), 1898-1963.

Surprised by joy - the shape of my early life ; The four loves

Oct 15, 2014
Jewelry for all seasons - 24 bead and wire designs inspired by nature by Alford, Linzi, author.

Jewelry for all seasons - 24 bead and wire designs inspired by nature

Features 24 step-by-step projects of varying difficulty, appealing to a range of abilities. This title includes all the practical knowledge needed to get started. It also includes inspirational photographs shot in the scenic Lake District.

Oct 15, 2014
Saving the places we love - paths to environmental stewardship by Tillman, Ned, author.

Saving the places we love - paths to environmental stewardship

Oct 15, 2014
Soup for two - small-batch recipes for one, two, or a few by Pruess, Joanna, author.

Soup for two - small-batch recipes for one, two, or a few

Oct 15, 2014
The invisible history of the human race - how DNA and history shape our identities and our futures by Kenneally, Christine, author.

The invisible history of the human race - how DNA and history shape our identities and our futures

"How biology, psychology, and history shape us as individuals We are doomed to repeat history if we fail to learn from it, but how are we affected by the forces that are invisible to us? In The Invisible History of the Human Race Christine Kenneally draws on cutting-edge research to reveal how both historical artifacts and DNA tell us where we come from and where we may be going. While some books explore our genetic inheritance and popular television shows celebrate ancestry, this is the first b

Oct 15, 2014
The language of dogs by Silver, Justin, author.

The language of dogs

The star of the television show "Dog in the City" presents his advice on dog training, emphasizing the importance of knowing a dog's unique personality and focusing on positive commands.

Oct 15, 2014
Living a course in miracles - an essential guide to the classic text by Mundy, Jon.

Living a course in miracles - an essential guide to the classic text

"Looking to more deeply understand A Course in Miracles and apply its lessons into your daily life? Jon Mundy will guide you through the Course, an influential form of spiritual self-study that has sold more than million copies and is currently available in eighteen languages. In this book, he illuminates the most central teachings of the Course, enabling anyone to tap into and live its wisdom."--Cover.

Oct 15, 2014
Madness and memory - the discovery of prions--a new biological principle of disease by Prusiner, Stanley B., 1942- author.

Madness and memory - the discovery of prions--a new biological principle of disease

The author, a 1997 recipient of the Noble Prize in medicine, describes the years he spent researching and demonstrating how the infectious proteins known as prions were responsible for brain diseases and how his theory has now become widely accepted in the science establishment.

Oct 15, 2014
The making of Gone with the wind by Wilson, Steve, 1957 July 8- author.

The making of Gone with the wind

Oct 15, 2014
The Mediterranean diet for beginners. by

The Mediterranean diet for beginners.

The Mediterranean Diet for Beginners offers a complete guide to the Mediterranean lifestyle, which emphasizes healthful living through delicious, fresh foods prepared with total well-being in mind.

Oct 15, 2014
Mindfulness by Burk, Domyo Sater, author.

Mindfulness

Oct 15, 2014
Motherhood smotherhood - fighting back against the lactivists, mompetitions, germophobes, and so-called experts who are driving us crazy by Keith, J. J. author.

Motherhood smotherhood - fighting back against the lactivists, mompetitions, germophobes, and so-called experts who are driving us crazy

Oct 15, 2014
Nocturne - creatures of the night by Scott, Traer.

Nocturne - creatures of the night

Oct 15, 2014
Ovenly - sweet & salty recipes from New York's most creative bakery by Kulaga, Agatha.

Ovenly - sweet & salty recipes from New York's most creative bakery

The New York award-winning bakery -- known for their Bloody Mary Scones, Pear and Sour Cherry Cardamom Pie and Caramel Bacon Hot Tarts -- showcases their best experimentation-friendly recipes, along with tips, anecdotes, advice and full-color photos. Publisher's description.

Oct 15, 2014
Patent it yourself [2014] - your step-by-step guide to filing at the U.S. patent office by Pressman, David, 1937- author.

Patent it yourself [2014] - your step-by-step guide to filing at the U.S. patent office

Oct 15, 2014
Song of Spider-Man - the inside story of the most controversial musical in Broadway history by Berger, Glen, author.

Song of Spider-Man - the inside story of the most controversial musical in Broadway history

Playwright Glen Berger's hilarious memoir of a theatrical dream--or nightmare--come true with a cast of characters including renowned director Julie Taymor and two superstar rock legends U2's Bono and Edge.

Oct 15, 2014
Ring of steel - Germany and Austria-Hungary in World War I, the people's war by Watson, Alexander, 1979- author.

Ring of steel - Germany and Austria-Hungary in World War I, the people's war

Oct 15, 2014