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by Deborah JohnsonParents and grandparents: do you want the benefit of music lessons for your child or grandchild? Many studies show how music improves self-discipline, thinking skills, spatial reasoning, creative abilities and more. However, with the number of activities and distractions most kids and families face, how do you fit in a quality music education for a generation that is busy and media-possessed? Music for Kids answers the "why" music education is so important, then the "how and when" to start a ... more
by Peter A. ConwayThe first book and the most detailed account to date of the gruesome "gay porn murder" that made national headlines and led to a cross-country manhunt for the killers.
by Hilary EmbertonTake a pictorial voyage around the world through An Invitation To Travel. Step inside the covers of this book to see that Earth is an amazing and wonderful place and that despite deep cultural differences, people everywhere are kind and share similar needs. Images mostly in color, from fifty-six countries are paired with commentary bringing special meaning to the photos. This book will appeal to seasoned, aspirational and armchair travelers.
by Morson LivingstonThis book, “The Hidden Revelation”, started out because of my search for knowledge and my in-depth studies of various religions. I realized that we are more alike than we are different through that search. I realized that the major religions of the world have more similarities than differences, yet we think we are so different from each other.**Various parts of the world, practices various religions and spiritual teachings and at the core, the very message, some traditions and some practices are... more
by Hal Lillywhite
Why should we defend freedom and how can we do it? This book is an invaluable source for those questions.
Freedom or Serfdom? is probably the most comprehensive source available today in defense of freedom. Entertaining reading that provides well-document information, both some available elsewhere and some original material. Every citizen should read this book.
The Sacred Art: Growing Faithful Disciples for the 21st Century. ; God is a Strong Shelter: A Commentary on Selected Psalms forby Johnny TurnerThe book is about how the different psalmist encountered personal storms in life. Each psalm has a message for the modern day believer to relate to. At the end of each selected psalm, there is a Christological message and personal application for developing a closer walk with God
by Emma SargentOnce upon a time, Psychics and Healers were revered. They held positions of status and authority. They were the closest confidants to Kings, Emperors and mighty rulers. Over the centuries, the Western world changed. Psychics and Healers moved underground, as though their work had become taboo. To admit consulting with one was akin to a belief in faeries, witchcraft or even aliens. Today, there are different classes of Seer. Some charge $5 a minute, giving readings of a dubious nature over... more
Organic Container Gardening for All: From Kids to Seniors, Anyone Can Grow Herbs and Veggies in Containersby Amelia Painter
Eating fruits and veggies is the number one habit for healthy living and is most delicious and nutritious when eaten fresh, local, in season, and organic. By replacing processed food with super food from the organic garden, families can turn the tide on the alarming rise in diabetes, obesity, and life threatening food allergies. More people want to know where their food is grown, who's growing it, and how is it grown. "Organic Container Gardening for All" is your guide to ... more
by Geraldine PerryThis book argues that it is land use, not fossil fuel burning per se, which drives that portion of climate change attributable to human activity, and it is, in turn, monetary policy that has driven land use since the days of ancient Mesopotamia. We must come to terms with the fact that our current, single-minded fixation on CO2 reduction will only keep us on the present trajectory of planetary destruction - even as it makes boatloads of money for all manner of "stock-jobbers" and industry in... more
by Alan E. Sparks
Part memoir, part travelogue, part natural and cultural history, Into the Carpathians describes a four-month-long hiking and wildlife research expedition along the length of the Carpathian Mountains, from Romania to Poland, some 1,700 miles as the crow flies. As readers follow the author and his companions on this intriguing journey, they will encounter the many natural wonders and colorful inhabitants of the Carpathian landscape—both human and non-human—while gaining dee... more
by Tristan Sherwin
LOVE: EXPRESSED explores what it means to live a faith that is an expression and extension of the generous love that God has already shown towards us, while guiding us away from a faith which seeks to extract something from God via our performance.
This isn’t another one of those ‘self-help’ manuals.
This isn't a book about romance and sex, or feelings and cuddles.
This isn't a guidebook offering relationship advice, giving tips on how to find '... more
by Tim and Debbie BishopHave you ever thought about touring long distances by bicycle? Discover the secrets of a successful bicycle tour in Bicycle Touring How-To: What We Learned. Bicycle Touring How-To is all about learning how to bicycle tour from the ground up–and quickly--because that’s just what authors Tim and Debbie Bishop did when they ventured across country in 2010 after marrying. "How-To" contains tips on equipment, security, pre- and post-trip logistics, the daily routine, technology, and much more. Yo... more
by Earl Ofari HutchinsonIn Beethoven and Me: A Beginner’s Guide to Classical Music, Earl Ofari Hutchinson breaks through a hard barrier that has long separated politics and social commentary from music, in this case classical music. He shares his many personal experiences in concert halls and his observations about the world of classical music. Beethoven and Me: A Beginner’s Guide to Classical Music is a fast paced, easy to understand survey of the music’s well-known and not so well-known composers, their music and th... more
by Margaretha I. de LorenzoGranting diplomas just for spending a prescribed amount of years at a school desk is nothing short of criminal, and the school systems should be held accountable.**Author Margaretha de Lorenzo laments the failure of the school system to provide students with adequate academic preparation prior to high school graduation. She also asserts that parents are by far the most important instructors a child will ever have and exert the greatest influence on their child's learning and future behavior patt... more
Solving Problems That Matter (and Getting Paid for It): STEM Careers in Social Innovation and Global Sustainable Developmentby Khanjan Mehta
Do you want to harness the power of science, technology, and innovation to change the world? Do you want to channel your passion and education to pursue a life-long career improving the human condition?
Regardless of where you are in your career today, what should be your next step?
Sign up for Peace Corps? Pursue graduate school? Take on a corporate job?
Join a nonprofit? Launch your own social enterprise?
Should you focus on energy, health or food security?
Should ... more
by Omar Abdul-LatifA short book that expands on the Islamic economic system through contemporary economic theory. It introduces the subject of economics and the political economy, whilst highlighting core issues ingrained within the capitalist free market. It also attempts to ascertain the Islamic antidote to these problems, such that the reader is able to discern which ideology is more efficient in solving pertinent economic problems.