Download Conversational Spanish In 7 Days

Conversational Spanish In 7 Days
The perfect way for travelers to learn just what they need to know about Spanish, and the condensed, focused instruction enables them to do so in one short week This provides a mini language course to deal with everyday situations, such as shopping, dining, and changing money. Read...

Download Fried Eggs with Chopsticks: One Woman’s Hilarious Adventure into a Country and a Culture Not Her Own

Fried Eggs with Chopsticks: One Woman’s Hilarious Adventure into a Country and a Culture Not Her Own
Polly Evans’s itinerary for China was simple: travel by luxurious high-speed train and long-distance bus, glide along the Grand Canal and hike up scenic mountains. Instead, the linguistically impaired adventurer found herself on a primitive sleeper-minibus where sleep was out of the question; perched atop a tiny mule on a remote mountain pass; and attempting a dubious ferr Polly Evans’s itinerary for China was simple: travel by luxurious...

Download Kartun (Non) Komunikasi

Kartun (Non) Komunikasi
Fungsi pokok bahasa adalah menyampaikan gagasan. Tapi sekarang ini kita lebih sering pusing dengan bahasa. Lewat buku ini, Larry Gonick memperlihatkan problematika berbahasa sebagai alat komunikasi dengan mengungkap hubungan antara bahasa dan makna. Read...

Download Thump and Plunk

Thump and Plunk
Thump and Plunk can’t resist thumping and plunking each other in Janice May Udry’s lively look at two mischievous siblings. This spirited, tongue-twisting story is now available for emergent readers with adorable new illustrations by Geoffrey Hayes. Read...

Download Regret the Error: How Media Mistakes Pollute the Press and Imperil Free Speech

Regret the Error: How Media Mistakes Pollute the Press and Imperil Free Speech
We regret the error: it’s a phrase that appears in newspapers almost daily, the standard notice that something went terribly wrong in the reporting, editing, or printing of an article. From Craig Silverman, the proprietor of www.RegretTheError.com, one of the Internet’s most popular media-related websites, comes a collection of funny, shocking, and sometimes disturbing jou We regret the error: it’s a phrase that appears in newspapers...

Download Wicked Japanese For The Business Traveler

Wicked Japanese For The Business Traveler
From the sneakily successful travel series with over 1,000,000 copies in print, here is the pocket-sized guide that combines verbal self-defense with cultural insight. Specifically focused on getting in, getting around, and getting the deal done, “Wicked Japanese” prepares the gaijin (that’s you) for a world so alien that just wearing the wrong necktie can spell certain de From the sneakily successful travel series with...

Download How to Talk Minnesotan: A Visitor’s Guide

How to Talk Minnesotan: A Visitor’s Guide
Based in part on material written for “A Prairie Home Companion”, How to Talk Minnesotan will help visitors to Minnesota keep from sticking out like sore thumbs when they don’t know the difference between “not too bad a deal” and “a heckuva deal”. Illustrated with line drawings. Read...

Download McGraw-Hill’s Proofreading Handbook

McGraw-Hill’s Proofreading Handbook
Expert advice to perfect your proofreading skills “McGraw-Hill’s Proofreading Handbook” helps ensure that your documents are letter-perfect, every time. Veteran editor and proofreader Laura Anderson arms you with all the tools of the proofreader’s trade and walks you step-by-step through the entire proofreading process. Read...

Download Iron’s Prophecy

Iron’s Prophecy
Meghan Chase is finally getting used to being the Iron Queen, ruler of the Iron Fey. Her life may be strange, but with former Winter prince Ash by her side at last, she wouldn’t have it any other way. But when they travel to the Summer and Winter courts’ gathering for Elysium, the oracle from Meghan’s past returns with a dire prophecy: “What you carry will either unite the Meghan Chase is finally getting used to being the Iron Queen,...

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Fiesta Babies
Join in the lastest fun from a Pura Belpre Honor-winning team. These Fiesta Babies dance, march on parade, and sing along to mariachi songs in their spirited celebration of fiestas. From pinatas to flower coronas, little ones are introduced to the many coloful aspects of an important and lively Latino cultural tradition. Join in the lastest fun from a Pura Belpre Honor-winning team.  These Fiesta Babies dance, march on parade, and sing...