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The Little Book of Restorative Justice in Education

by Katherine Evans & Dorothy Vaandering Good Books (September 20, 2016)

Much more than a response to harm, restorative justice nurtures relational, interconnected school cultures. The wisdom embedded within its principles and practices is being welcomed at a time when exclusionary...


We're Doing It Wrong

by David Michael Slater Skyhorse (April 24, 2018)

An unapologetic critique of major flaws in the American education system.

David Michael Slater’s We’re Doing It Wrong is a thought-provoking dissection of the issues plaguing American public schools. Each...


Making It in the Music Business

by Lee Wilson Allworth (January 02, 2008)

Using dozens of real-life examples, readers will find up-to-date information on avoiding copyright infringement, working effectively with managers and music lawyers, developing management and booking agreements,...


Your Modeling Career

by Debbie Press Allworth (July 01, 2004)

From high-fashion spreads and runway shows to shoe, hand, hair, and character shots to magazine and catalog ads, this comprehensive guide reveals how to be a successful model without being a superstar or drop-dead...


The Pocket Small Business Owner's Guide to Business Plans

by Brian Hill & Dee Power Allworth (February 01, 2013)

Planning is essential to creating a competitive advantage for your small business, and properly done, it can actually be fun. That is the message of this thorough guide, written in easy-to-follow, nontechnical...


How to Pay for College

by Editors of the American Library Association Skyhorse (April 27, 2011)

Whether you're a high school student, already in college, a parent, or an adult returning to school, this guide can help you thoroughly and easily research all available financial aid options, narrow your search...


25 Biggest Mistakes Teachers Make and How to Avoid Them

by Carolyn Orange Skyhorse (November 18, 2014)

Avoid common teaching mistakes and acquire positive strategies and approaches!

All teachers make mistakes, but when those missteps involve students, they can have negative effects for years to come. This second...


Mental Health in Schools

by Howard S. Adelman & Linda Taylor Skyhorse (September 15, 2015)

For many children, schools are the main or only providers of mental health services. In this visionary and comprehensive book, two nationally known experts describe a new approach to school-based mental health—one...


Lifestyles for Learning

by Susan Crowther Skyhorse (August 04, 2015)

College is risky business. Life is hurled into never-before imagined freedom, independence, and choice. For many students, college brings challenges and changes in nearly every area of life—physical, physiological,...


Higher-Order Thinking Skills

by R. Bruce Williams Skyhorse (March 17, 2015)

Explicit instruction in thinking skills must be a priority goal of all teachers. In this book, the author presents a framework of the five Rs: Relevancy, Richness, Relatedness, Rigor, and Recursiveness. The...


When Kids Are Grieving

by Donna M. Burns Skyhorse (November 18, 2014)

Most students experience some form of loss in their lives, and the resulting grief can profoundly affect their academic performance, emotional stability, and social interactions. Serving both as a resource and...


Brain-Compatible Activities, Grades 3-5

by David A. Sousa Skyhorse (January 19, 2016)

Brain research has provided a tremendous opportunity to develop instructional techniques that facilitate the brain's innate learning capacity. As educators, we can take this knowledge and apply it to the strategies...


Brain-Compatible Activities, Grades 6-8

by David A. Sousa Skyhorse (January 19, 2016)

Brain research has provided a tremendous opportunity to develop instructional techniques that facilitate the brain's innate learning capacity. As educators, we can take this knowledge and apply it to the strategies...


The School Counselor's Mental Health Sourcebook

by Rick Auger Skyhorse (January 27, 2015)

The American School Counselor Association (ASCA) National Model urges school counselors to know every student and broaden their knowledge of mental health disorders. With more students in need of mental health...


Becoming a "Wiz" at Brain-Based Teaching

by Marilee Sprenger Skyhorse (March 10, 2015)

New and veteran teachers will find guidelines to translate the latest research on learning, memory, and the brain into effective and enjoyable classroom practice. The author provides in–depth and accessible...


Counseling Skills for Teachers

by Jeffrey A. Kottler & Ellen Kottler Skyhorse (June 16, 2015)

By necessity, today's teachers do much more than deliver instruction. In the classroom, on the playground, or even in the parking lot, teachers are often called upon to respond quickly and appropriately to students'...


Teaching for Successful Intelligence

by Elena L Grigorenko & Robert J. Sternberg Skyhorse (February 23, 2016)

Coauthored by two internationally renowned educators and researchers, this resource helps teachers strengthen their classroom practice with lessons that promote successful intelligence—a set of abilities that...


63 Tactics for Teaching Diverse Learners

by Bob Algozzine, Pam Campbell & Adam Wang Skyhorse (September 15, 2015)

This collection of evidence-based instructional strategies enables general and special education teachers, novice or experienced, to address the learning needs of all students in diverse, inclusive classrooms....


Essential Lessons for School Leaders

by Joseph Murphy Skyhorse (August 05, 2014)

This gold mine of wisdom from top education researcher and the bestselling author of Turning Around Failing Schools and Connecting Teacher Leadership and School Improvement contains key tips and strategies every...


The Hungry Brain

by Susan Augustin Skyhorse (April 28, 2015)

Feed the brain first to make the nutrition/cognition connection! Focusing on nutrition's role in promoting learning, the author calls on educators to model good food choices for their students. Building on a...


The Educator's Field Guide

by Edward S. Ebert, Christine Ebert & Michael L. Bentley Skyhorse (May 06, 2014)

The Educator’s Field Guide helps teachers get off to a running start. The only book that covers all four key cornerstones of effective teaching—organization, classroom management, instruction, and assessment—this...


Becoming a Yoga Instructor

by Elizabeth Greenwood Simon & Schuster (May 07, 2019)

The must-have book for any yogi or yogini who’s curious about taking the next step and becoming a yoga instructor.

Choosing a profession begins with imagining yourself in a career. Whether you see yoga as a...


Becoming a Restaurateur

by Patric Kuh Simon & Schuster (May 07, 2019)

Award-winning journalist and food writer Patric Kuh explores the restaurant industry—based on the experiences of Lien Ta and Jonathan Whitener’s Here’s Looking at You restaurant in Los Angeles—and reveals...


Becoming a Private Investigator

by Howie Kahn Simon & Schuster (May 07, 2019)

A fascinating guide to a career as a private investigator written by award-winning journalist Howie Kahn and based on the real-life experiences of an expert in the field—essential reading for someone considering...


MCAT Biology Review 2020-2021

by Kaplan Test Prep Kaplan Publishing (July 02, 2019)

Kaplan’s MCAT Biology Review 2020-2021 is updated to reflect the latest, most accurate, and most testable materials on the MCAT. A new layout makes our book even more streamlined and intuitive for easier review....


GMAT Prep Plus 2020

by Kaplan Test Prep Kaplan Publishing (July 02, 2019)

Updated for the most recent exam changes, Kaplan’s GMAT Prep Plus 2020 has the strategies and practice you need for an advantage on test day. This edition includes 6 online practice tests and our proven test-taking...


MCAT Critical Analysis and Reasoning Skills Review 2020-2021

by Kaplan Test Prep Kaplan Publishing (July 02, 2019)

Kaplan’s MCAT Critical Analysis and Reasoning Skills Review 2020-2021 is updated to reflect the latest, most accurate, and most testable materials on the MCAT. A new layout makes our book even more streamlined...


Becoming an Ethical Hacker

by Gary Rivlin Simon & Schuster (May 07, 2019)

An acclaimed investigative journalist explores ethical hacking and presents a reader-friendly, informative guide to everything there is to know about entering the field of cybersecurity.

It’s impossible to...


Painless Geometry

by Lynette Long Barrons Educational Series (February 05, 2019)

The thought of solving theorems or postulates leaves some students quivering in their boots. . . but not anymore! This must-have guide takes the pain out of learning geometry once and for all. The author demonstrates...


Inside Full-Service Community Schools

by Joy Dryfoos & Sue Maguire Skyhorse (January 29, 2019)

A step-by-step educator's guide to integrating health, community services, and academic achievement in schools.

Inside Full-Service Community Schools combines the on-site knowledge of school principal Sue Maguire,...


Barron's AP United States History with Online Tests

by Eugene V. Resnick Barrons Educational Series (August 01, 2018)

Barron’s AP United States History with Online Tests is aligned with the current exam and includes comprehensive subject review plus five realistic practice tests.

This edition includes:

  • Two full-length practice...


Barron's AP U.S. Government and Politics with Online Tests

by Curt Lader Barrons Educational Series (July 01, 2018)

Barron’s AP U.S. Government and Politics with Online Tests has been completely rewritten to reflect the redesigned AP U.S. Government and Politics curriculum and exam implemented for the 2018-2019 school year....


Barron's AP World History with Online Tests

by John McCannon Barrons Educational Series (August 01, 2018)

Barron’s AP World History provides in-depth review and practice to help students prepare for the exam. This edition is aligned with the current learning objectives and themes required by the College Board...


Barron's Military Flight Aptitude Tests

by Terry L. Duran Barrons Educational Series (July 01, 2018)

Only the best prepared are chosen to start the highly competitive multimillion-dollar training programs that transform aspiring candidates into U.S. military aviators. This fully updated edition of Barron's...


1001 Pitfalls In Spanish

by Holt & Dueber Barrons Educational Series (September 01, 2010)

Students studying Spanish on both elementary and intermediate levels will find this book to be a useful supplement to their main textbooks. It reviews the most commonly-made errors in speaking, reading, and...


E-Z American Sign Language

by David A. Stewart, Elizabeth Stewart & Lisa M. Dimling Barrons Educational Series (September 01, 2011)

This heavily illustrated, self-teaching guide to ASL--American Sign Language--is useful both for the deaf and for those men and women who teach or work among deaf people. E-Z American Sign Language presents...


Painless Spelling

by Mary Elizabeth Barrons Educational Series (August 01, 2011)

Titles in Barron's extensive Painless Series cover a wide range of subjects as they are taught on middle school and high school levels. These books are written for students who find the subjects unusually difficult...


Essays That Will Get You Into Medical School

by Liz Albero, Chris Dowhan, Dan Kaufman & Adrienne Dowhan Barrons Educational Series (June 03, 2014)

This updated volume offers vital help to college students who are applying to medical school and are required to write a medical school admissions essay. Extensive advice covers the many do’s and don’ts...


Hot Words for the ACT

by Linda Carnevale Barrons Educational Series (July 22, 2014)

This helpful book for college-bound students presents and defines more than 250 words that appear in the verbal portions of the ACT exam. Also included are real test taker’s anecdotes, memory tips, review...


Barron's AP Computer Science A with Online Tests

by Roselyn Teukolsky Barrons Educational Series (April 09, 2018)

Barron’s AP Computer Science A with Online Tests is aligned with the current exam curriculum and provides key practice and subject review. This edition reflects the removal of the ClassCastException and downcasting...


Barron's Reading Workbook for the NEW SAT

by Brian W. Stewart Barrons Educational Series (April 05, 2016)

This edition concentrates on the Reading Test with exercises reflecting all of the new SAT question types: reading comprehension; understanding words used in context; and graphical analysis. Exercises are divided...


New York Movies (Close-Ups, Book 3)

by Mark Asch & Little White Lies William Collins (November 15, 2018)

The indispensable, illustrated pocket guide to New York movies, from Martin Scorsese and Woody Allen to Lena Dunham and Noah Baumbach.

ALSO AVAILABLE:

Close-Ups: Wes Anderson

Close-Ups: Vampire Movies

New...


Vampire Movies (Close-Ups, Book 2)

by Charles Bramesco & Little White Lies William Collins (November 15, 2018)

The indispensable, illustrated pocket guide to the world of vampire movies, from Nosferatu to A Girl Walks Home Alone At Night.

ALSO AVAILABLE:

Close-Ups: Wes Anderson

Close-Ups: New York Movies

When F....


Wes Anderson (Close-Ups, Book 1)

by Sophie Monks Kaufman & Little White Lies William Collins (November 15, 2018)

The indispensable, illustrated pocket guide to the films of Wes Anderson, from Bottle Rocket to Isle of Dogs.

ALSO AVAILABLE:

Close-Ups: Vampire Movies

Close-Ups: New York Movies

Wes Anderson is a distinctive...


Becoming a Hairstylist

by Kate Bolick Simon & Schuster (April 02, 2019)

Based on the real-life experiences of an expert in the field, an immersive, accessible guide to a career in hairstyling brought to life by acclaimed writer Kate Bolick—essential reading for anyone interested...


Becoming a Real Estate Agent

by Tom Chiarella Simon & Schuster (April 02, 2019)

Choosing a profession begins with imagining yourself in a career: here are all the details you need to get started in the popular field of real estate—from salary expectations, regional challenges, and how...


Becoming a Neurosurgeon

by John Colapinto Simon & Schuster (April 02, 2019)

A fascinating guide to a career in neurosurgery written by award-winning journalist John Colapinto and based on the real-life experiences of an expert in the field—essential reading for someone considering...


Becoming a Veterinarian

by Boris Kachka Simon & Schuster (April 02, 2019)

Choosing what to do with your life begins with imagining yourself in a career. Using stories of real practitioners in the field, the Masters at Work series offers the opportunity to see through the eyes of someone...


Becoming a Venture Capitalist

by Gary Rivlin Simon & Schuster (April 02, 2019)

A reader-friendly guide to the inner workings and behind-the-scenes action of Silicon Valley and venture capitalism.

Investigative reporter Gary Rivlin gives an armchair tour of the world of venture capitalism,...


Becoming a Marine Biologist

by Virginia Morell Simon & Schuster (April 02, 2019)

A fascinating guide to a career in marine biology written by bestselling journalist Virginia Morell and based on the real-life experiences of an expert in the field—essential reading for someone considering...