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You/Poet

by Rayna Hutchison & Samuel Blake Adams Media (September 04, 2018)

Offering a variety of advice for tapping into your creative voice, sharing your work online, and honing your writing skills, You/Poet shows you how to express yourself creatively through the art of poetry.

You...


Scots Dictionary: The perfect wee guide to the Scots language (Collins Little Books)

by Collins Dictionaries Collins (September 06, 2018)

A highly popular and informative guide to the Scots language in an attractive format. Contains words and phrases from both literary and everyday language, this is the perfect wee dictionary of Scots for native...


The Summoner's Handbook

by Taran Matharu Feiwel & Friends (October 02, 2018)

"The ability to summon is passed down through the blood..."

Summoner: One who is gifted with the ability to summon demonic creatures that are emotionally connected to their human counterparts. As brought to life...


Eclipse Phase Core Rulebook

by Lars Blumenstein Open BookShelf (January 30, 2018)

  • Your mind is software. Program it.
  • Your body is a shell. Change it.
  • Death is a disease. Cure it.
  • Extinction is approaching. Fight it.

A Quick-Start Rulebook is also available.

Humanity stands on the cusp of...


Historical Dictionary of Chinese Foreign Affairs

by Lawrence R. Sullivan & Robert L. Paarlberg Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (September 18, 2018)

In an act of totally unnecessary and wanton destruction, British forces in China during the Second Opium War (1856-1860) looted and destroyed much of the Old Imperial Summer Palace (Yuanmingyuan) including three...


How Wikipedia Works and How You Can Be a Part of It

by Phoebe Ayers No Starch Press (January 30, 2018)

How Wikipedia Works is a guide to understanding and using Wikipedia, for readers with a basic understanding of the project. Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia, is the largest and most popular reference web- site...


Historical Dictionary of Medieval Philosophy and Theology

by Stephen F. Brown & Juan Carlos Flores Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (July 15, 2018)

This second edition concentrates on various philosophers and theologians from the medieval Arabian, Jewish, and Christian worlds. It principally centers on authors such as Abumashar, Saadiah Gaon and Alcuin...


Historical Dictionary of Chad

by Mario J. Azevedo & Samuel Decalo Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (August 15, 2018)

Having achieved its independence from France in 1960, Chad has run into a serious crises of national building, which have continued to haunt it to the present day, making it one of the poorest and most politically...


Historical Dictionary of Belarus

by Grigory Ioffe & Vitali Silitski Jr. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (August 15, 2018)

Belarus is one of fifteen successor states of the former Soviet Union. It’s the only post-Soviet state that is in full of control of its territory and has no territorial conflicts with its neighbors. It’s...


White Field, black seeds

by Anna Kuismin (editor) Open BookShelf (January 30, 2018)

White field, black seeds—who can sow? Although the riddle from which this these words are taken comes from oral tradition, it refers to the ability to write, a skill which in most Nordic countries was not...


Knowledge Unbound

by Peter Suber The MIT Press (June 08, 2018)

In these texts, Suber makes the case for open access to research; answers common questions, objections, and misunderstandings; analyzes policy issues; and documents the growth and evolution of open access during...


So You Want to Be a Librarian

by Lauren Pressley Open BookShelf (January 30, 2018)

Provides information about librarianship as a career, including types of libraries, types of jobs within libraries, professional issues, and educational requirements.


Transforming Scholarly Publishing Through Open Access: A Bibliography

by Charles W. Bailey, Jr. Charles W. Bailey, Jr. CreateSpace Independent Pub (January 30, 2018)

Can scholarly journal articles and other scholarly works be made freely available on the Internet? The open access movement says "yes," and it is having a significant impact on scholarly publishing. There are...


Open Access

by Peter Suber Open BookShelf (January 30, 2018)

The Internet lets us share perfect copies of our work with a worldwide audience at virtually no cost. We take advantage of this revolutionary opportunity when we make our work "open access": digital, online,...


Media studies 101

by Dr. Erika Pearson BCcampus, BC Open Textbook Project (March 22, 2018)

"Media Studies 101 is the open educational resource for media studies in New Zealand, Australia, and Pacifica. We have constructed this text so it can be read in a number of ways. You may wish to follow the...


Conventions 101: a functional approach to teaching (and assessing!) grammar and punctuation

by Chauna Ramsey Open Oregon Educational Resources; Press Books (March 22, 2018)

"This is a collection of cumulative units of study for conventional errors common in student writing. It's flexible, functional, and zeroes in problems typically seen in writing of all types, from the eternal...


About writing: a guide

by Robin Jeffrey Open Oregon Education Resources (March 22, 2018)

"This writer's reference condenses and covers everything a beginning writing student should need to successfully compose college-level work. The book covers the basics of composition and revising, including...


A Research Guide to Psychology

by Deborah Dolan Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (June 08, 2018)

  • Definition and deep background sources
  • Specialized dictionaries, encyclopedias, and handbooks
  • Current research - Journal Articles and Annual Reviews
  • Tests and Measures
  • Bibliographies
  • U.S. Government Resources
  • Biographical...

  • Historical Dictionary of Unitarian Universalism

    by Mark W. Harris Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (August 24, 2018)

    The Unitarian Universalist religious movement is small in numbers, but has a long history as a radical, reforming movement within Protestantism, coupled with a larger, liberal social witness to the world. Both...


    CASEY STENGEL - The Cambridge Book of Essential Quotations

    by Sebastian Simcox Gramercy Park Press (May 01, 2018)

    Here are the most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book.


    Epic Fails

    by Salvador Jimenez Murguia Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (August 15, 2018)

    Many of the most successful innovations—from the light bulb to the Internet—have often resulted from ingenuity, ambition, and dedication. Such achievements have changed lives for the better. Yet for every...


    50 Successful Stanford Application Essays

    by Gen Tanabe & Kelly Tanabe SuperCollege (June 20, 2018)

  • This title helps students applying to all selective colleges
  • Authors Gen and Kelly Tanabe have lifetimes sales of more than 785,000 books
  • The authors’ newsletter has more than 250,000 subscribers
  • Colleges...

  • Historical Dictionary of the Hittites

    by Charles Burney Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (April 17, 2018)

    The Hittites created one of the great civilizations of the ancient world, although it remained almost unknown until excavations in the early 20th century revealed the extent and importance of its culture. For...


    EVITA & JUAN PERON - The Cambridge Book of Essential Quotations

    by Sebastian Simcox Gramercy Park Press (May 01, 2018)

    Here are the most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book.


    Historical Dictionary of Botswana

    by Barry Morton & Jeff Ramsay Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (June 13, 2018)

    The death of Botswana’s last founding father, Sir Ketumile Quett Masire, in June 2017, marked the end of an era. Since the release of the Fourth Edition of Historical Dictionary of Botswana in 2008, Botswana...


    DANIELLE STEEL - The Cambridge Book of Essential Quotations

    by Sebastian Simcox Gramercy Park Press (May 01, 2018)

    Here are the most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book.


    CARL SANDBURG - The Cambridge Book of Essential Quotations

    by Sebastian Simcox Gramercy Park Press (May 01, 2018)

    Here are the most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book.


    Learning English at School

    by Dr. Kelleen Toohey Multilingual Matters (May 11, 2018)

    This fully revised edition provides a comprehensive discussion of how insights and concepts from new materialism and posthumanism might be used in investigating second language learning and teaching in classrooms....


    RICHARD PRYOR - The Cambridge Book of Essential Quotations

    by Sebastian Simcox Gramercy Park Press (May 01, 2018)

    Here are the most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book.


    Badass Affirmations

    by Becca Anderson Mango (May 15, 2018)

    A funny, inspirational banquet of delicious bon mots, quips, and unforgettable one-liners from movie stars, musicians, politicians, and women writers. Sometimes shocking, always entertaining, everyone from Rihanna...


    Best Movies of the 80s

    by Helen O'Hara Portable Press (September 04, 2018)

    Travel back in time to the most bodacious movie decade ever!

    Don't miss this trip through the movies that defined the ’80s era. Packed with photos and memorabilia of Hollywood stars, this collection of classic...


    Uncle John's Actual and Factual Bathroom Reader

    by Bathroom Readers' Institute Portable Press (September 04, 2018)

    It’s an actual fact—Uncle John is the most entertaining thing in the bathroom!

    Uncle John and his team of devoted researchers are back again with an all-new collection of weird news stories, odd historical...


    Presidents: Every Question Answered

    by Carter Smith Thunder Bay Press (May 01, 2018)

    From George Washington to Barack Obama, an entertaining and educational overview of our nation’s chief executives.

    The highest office of our country has been a challenging one to occupy, from the times of a...


    Essential Retirement Planning for Solo Agers

    by Sara Geber & Harry "Rick" Moody Mango (April 15, 2018)

    Over fifty, retiring and childless by choice?

    Are you among the fifteen million Americans over fifty and childless by choice? Solo aging gracefully and a happy retirement can be yours!

    Baby Boomers retiring: American...


    GUTS

    by Sam Bracken & Bill Curry Mango (March 15, 2018)

    Living a life of grit and grace

    • Do you want to understand the important difference between head, heart, and gut and where each fits into better decision-making?
    • Are you ready to enjoy a purpose driven life and...


    My Alphabet

    by Stella Rumbam Library For All (March 30, 2018)


    ROGER CORMAN -  The Cambridge Book of Essential Quotations

    by Sebastian Simcox Gramercy Park Press (April 01, 2018)

    Here are the most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book.


    TOM PETTY - The Cambridge Book of Essential Quotations

    by Sebastian Simcox Gramercy Park Press (April 01, 2018)

    Here are the most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book.


    ROSS PEROT - The Cambridge Book of Essential Quotations

    by Sebastian Simcox Gramercy Park Press (April 01, 2018)

    Here are the most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book.


    JOHN FORD - The Cambridge Book of Essential Quotations

    by Sebastian Simcox Gramercy Park Press (April 01, 2018)

    Here are the most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book.


    YOKO ONO - The Cambridge Book of Essential Quotations

    by Sebastian Simcox Gramercy Park Press (April 01, 2018)

    Here are the most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book.


    Encyclopedia of Christianity in the Global South

    by Mark A. Lamport, Katalina Tahaafe-Williams, Philip Jenkins & Fenggang Yang et al. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (May 31, 2018)

    Christianity has transformed many times in its 2,000-year history, from its roots in the Middle East to its presence around the world today. From the mid-twentieth century onward the presence of Christianity...


    An Illustrated Book of Bad Arguments

    by Ali Almossawi Open BookShelf (January 30, 2018)

    This book is aimed at newcomers to the field of logical reasoning, particularly those who, to borrow a phrase from Pascal, are so made that they understand best through visuals. I have selected a small set of...


    Historical Dictionary of Slovenia

    by Leopoldina Plut-Pregelj, Gregor Kranjc, Žarko Lazarević & Carole Rogel Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (February 22, 2018)

    The expanded third edition of the Historical Dictionary of Slovenia covers personalities and events that have made a mark on Slovenia in the more than a decade since the last edition. This includes new entries...


    ROBERT ALTMAN - The Cambridge Book of Essential Quotations

    by Sebastian Simcox Gramercy Park Press (April 01, 2018)

    Here are the most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book.


    SIMONE DE BEAUVOIR - The Cambridge Book of Essential Quotations

    by Sebastian Simcox Gramercy Park Press (April 01, 2018)

    Here are the most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book.


    Knowledge Unbound

    by Peter Suber MIT Press (January 30, 2018)

    In these texts, Suber makes the case for open access to research; answers common questions, objections, and misunderstandings; analyzes policy issues; and documents the growth and evolution of open access during...


    Bless Your Heart & Mind Your Mama

    by Polly Powers Stramm Globe Pequot Press (May 25, 2018)

    Southerners have a way with words! As Southern Living says “Southerner’s shun the simple, the straightforward, and the direct in favor of more colorful means of self-expression, Southern style.” There...


    The Encyclopedia of American Animated Television Shows

    by David Perlmutter Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (May 04, 2018)

    Once consigned almost exclusively to Saturday morning fare for young viewers, television animation has evolved over the last several decades as a programming form to be reckoned with. While many animated shows...


    The Delaplaine  JUSTIN BIEBER - His Essential Quotations

    by Andrew Delaplaine Gramercy Park Press (April 01, 2018)

    Here are the most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book.