For Adults

Brain Rules for Baby: How to Raise a Smart and Happy Child from Zero to Five

John Medina

What’s the single most important thing you can do during pregnancy? What does watching TV do to a child’s brain? What’s the best way to handle temper tantrums? Scientists know. In his New York Times bestseller Brain Rules, Dr. John Medina showed us how our brains really work and why we ought to redesign our […]

Brain Rules: 12 Principles for Surviving and Thriving at Work, Home, and School

John Medina

See how the brain works while using it in the process of reading this book! Most of us have no idea what’s really going on inside our heads. Yet brain scientists have uncovered details every business leader, parent, and teacher should know – like that physical activity boosts your brain power. How do we learn? […]

Collins Dictionary of Curious Phrases

Leslie Dunkling

We often use phrases such as let the “cat out of the bag”, “in a nutshell” and “spill the beans” which are not meant to be taken literally. If we hear that someone has “kicked the bucket”, for instance, we know that it refers to someone who has died. In the book, Dunkling explains the […]

Comma Sutra: Position Yourself for Success with Good Grammar

Laurie Rozakis, Ph.D.

Having trouble writing sentences? Do you want to learn how to seduce readers into reading your work by using adverbs and adjectives effectively? Do you know how to overcome the four major grammar pests? Dr Laurie Rozakis, best-selling author, grammarian and Professor of English and Humanities at Farmingdale State University, NY, has written more than […]

Confessions of a Shopaholic

Sophie Kinsella

Rebecca Bloomwood is a columnist for a financial magazine although she knows nothing about derivatives or stocks and shares. She hates the job, but at least she has a stable income.

English Grammar for the Utterly Confused

Laurie Rozakis

This book is designed to help all students master the basics of English grammar that they need to succeed in their studies. Best of all, when students understand the underpinnings of our language, learning will be fun—as it should be. With more than 25 years of experience in teaching grammar to utterly-confused students, author Laurie […]

Faux Pas?

Philip Gooden

If you have ever been bamboozled by the use of a foreign word or phrase, or simply want to spice up your vocabulary with some well-chosen bon mots-without making an embarrassing faux pas-then this is the book for you.

Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores The Hidden Side Of Everything

Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner

What do estate agents and the Ku Klux Klan have in common? Why do drug dealers live with their mothers? How can your name affect how well you do in life? The answer: Freakonomics. It’s at the heart of everything we do and the things that affect us daily, from sex to crime, parenting to […]

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