The words of former slaves are accompanied by Lester's historical commentary and the powerful, muted paintings by Feelings. This Newbery Honor Book has been a touchstone in children's literature for over 30 years. Illustrations.
Shows you just what to do to optimize your study time, with special tips for difficult subjects like math and chemistry. This work provides techniques for upgrading your test-taking skills and improving writing, research, and reading abilities. It also gives you advice on handling living arrangements and how to organize study groups.
Useful as reference material for written English, this book shows you how to write essays that help you succeed in college and the professional world. It shows you how to: choose a topic, state a thesis, and construct arguments that work; overcome typical writing obstacles; do effective research; and learn by example from sample topics.
|Author:||Conn & Hal Iggulden|
If ever there was a book to make you switch off your television set, 'The Dangerous Book for Boys' was it. And now, from the same authors, comes 'The Pocket Book of Things to Do' - packed with exciting and fun things to keep you entertained all summe... read more
|Awards:||Non-fiction Category Award Winner 2011 New Zeland Post Children's Book Awards|
The First World War was only meant to last six months. When the Australians and New Zealanders arrived at the Western Front in 1916, the fighting had been going for a year and a half and there was no end in sight. The men took their places in a line of... read more