The Oldest Student: How Mary Walker Learned to Read

The Oldest Student: How Mary Walker Learned to ReadImagine learning to read at the age of 116 Discover the true story of Mary Walker, the nation s oldest student who did just that, in this picture book from a Caldecott Honor winning illustrator and a rising star author In 1848, Mary Walker was born into slavery At age 15, she was freed, and by


All Things Being Equal: Why Math Is the Key to a Better World

All Things Being Equal: Why Math Is the Key to a Better WorldFrom the award winning founder of JUMP Math, All Things Being Equal is a proven guide to succeeding in math, and a passionate argument for why this success can and must be available to the majority instead of the privileged few For two decades, John Mighton has developed strategies for fostering


Wrecking Ball (Diary of a Wimpy Kid, #14)

Wrecking Ball (Diary of a Wimpy Kid, #14)In Wrecking Ball, Book 14 of the Diary of a Wimpy Kid series from 1 international bestselling author Jeff Kinney an unexpected inheritance gives the Heffley family a chance to make major improvements to their home But they soon find that construction isn t all it s cracked up to be When things


The Gifted School

The Gifted SchoolAlternate cover edition of ISBN 9780525534969 Smart and juicy, a compulsively readable novel about a previously happy group of friends and parents that is nearly destroyed by their own competitiveness when an exclusive school for gifted children opens in the community This deliciously sharp novel


Dare to Lead

Dare to LeadIn her 1 NYT bestsellers, Bren Brown taught us what it means to dare greatly, rise strong and brave the wilderness Now, based on new research conducted with leaders, change makers and culture shifters, she s showing us how to put those ideas into practice so we can step up and lead Leadership is



The Unteachables

The UnteachablesWhat happens when the worst class of kids in school is paired with the worst teacher The Unteachables are a notorious class of misfits, delinquents, and academic train wrecks Like Aldo, with anger management issues Parker, who can t read Kiana, who doesn t even belong in the class or any class



The Oldest Student: How Mary Walker Learned to Read

The Oldest Student: How Mary Walker Learned to ReadImagine learning to read at the age of 116 Discover the true story of Mary Walker, the nation s oldest student who did just that, in this picture book from a Caldecott Honor winning illustrator and a rising star author In 1848, Mary Walker was born into slavery At age 15, she was freed, and by


Flowers in the Snow (The Edenville Series, #1)

Flowers in the Snow (The Edenville Series, #1)If you step across the threshold of Betty Grafton s house, you can be sure of two things she ll feed you until you re ready to bust and she ll love you before you even realize you re worthy of it She s spent her life building a family that finally feels complete But as sad news forces her to



The Unicorn Project

The Unicorn ProjectThis highly anticipated follow up to the bestselling title The Phoenix Project takes another look at Parts Unlimited, this time from the perspective of software development In The Phoenix Project, Bill, an IT manager at Parts Unlimited, is tasked with a project critical to the future of the


Originals: How Non-Conformists Move the World

Originals: How Non-Conformists Move the WorldIn Originals the author addresses the challenge of improving the world from the perspective of becoming original choosing to champion novel ideas and values that go against the grain, battle conformity, and buck outdated traditions How can we originate new ideas, policies, and practices without



Hyperfocus: How to Be More Productive in a World of Distraction

Hyperfocus: How to Be More Productive in a World of DistractionCanada s productivity expert returns with a totally fresh angle on how to do with less Throughout his experiments and research, Chris Bailey came across many little known insights into how we focus a key element of productivity , including the surprising idea that focus isn t so much a state