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TitleTeach Your Child to Read in 100 Easy Lessons
AuthorEngelmann, Siegfried
Sub-ImprintAvid Reader Press
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1EDUCATION / Teaching/Subjects/Reading & Phonics
Category Full 2EDUCATION / Schools/Levels/Early Childhood
Category Full 3EDUCATION / Schools/Levels/Elementary
ISBN-139780671631987
On Sale06/15/86
Title StatusAS
US Price$27
CDN Price$36
Pages420
Cover StatusFinal
With more than one million copies sold, Teach Your Child to Read in 100 Easy Lessons is a remarkable step-by-step, phonics-based program that teaches your child to read in just twenty minutes a day—with love, care, and joy a parent and child can share. Now fully revised and updated with a Practice Guide for parents and an extra section with supplementary material!

“[A] magical book...I’ve seen this method work in my own home, having used it with both of my children and watched that light go on.”—John McWhorter, The New York Times

“Countless parents have told me they used this book to teach their child how to read when their child wasn’t being taught in school.” —Emily Hanford, host and lead producer of the APM podcast, Sold a Story: How Teaching Kids to Read Went So Wrong
TitleThe Smartest Kids in the World
AuthorRipley, Amanda
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1EDUCATION / Comparative
Category Full 2EDUCATION / Educational Policy & Reform/General
Category Full 3EDUCATION / Testing & Measurement
ISBN-139781451654431
On Sale07/29/14
Title StatusAS
US Price$19.99
CDN Price$26.99
Pages320
Cover StatusFinal
How do other countries create “smarter” kids? What is it like to be a child in the world’s new education superpowers? The Smartest Kids in the World “gets well beneath the glossy surfaces of these foreign cultures and manages to make our own culture look newly strange....The question is whether the startling perspective provided by this masterly book can also generate the will to make changes” (The New York Times Book Review).
TitleThe Promise of a Pencil
AuthorBraun, Adam
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Motivational
Category Full 2EDUCATION / Organizations & Institutions
Category Full 3BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Nonprofit Organizations & Charities/General
ISBN-139781476730639
On Sale02/03/15
Title StatusAS
US Price$19.99
CDN Price$26.99
Pages288
Cover StatusFinal
The riveting New York Times bestseller about a young man who built more than 250 schools around the world—and the steps anyone can take to lead a successful and significant life.
TitleThe Short and Tragic Life of Robert Peace
AuthorHobbs, Jeff
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Cultural, Ethnic & Regional/General
Category Full 2EDUCATION / Schools/Levels/Higher
Category Full 3SOCIAL SCIENCE / Ethnic Studies/American/African American & Black Studies
ISBN-139781476731919
On Sale07/28/15
Title StatusAS
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages432
Cover StatusFinal
*Now a major motion picture—Rob Peace—starring Jay Will, Mary J. Blige, and Chiwetel Ejiofor*

*Named a Best Book of the Year by The New York Times Book Review, Entertainment Weekly, and more* The New York Times bestselling account of a young African-American man who escaped Newark, NJ, to attend Yale, but still faced the dangers of the streets when he returned is, “nuanced and shattering” (People) and “mesmeric” (The New York Times Book Review).
TitleThe Newcomers
AuthorThorpe, Helen
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1SOCIAL SCIENCE / Emigration & Immigration
Category Full 2EDUCATION / Multicultural Education
Category Full 3FOREIGN LANGUAGE STUDY / English as a Second Language
ISBN-139781501159107
On Sale09/18/18
Title StatusAS
US Price$19.99
CDN Price$26.99
Pages432
Cover StatusFinal
From the award-winning author of Soldier Girls and Just Like Us, an “extraordinary” (The Denver Post) account of refugee teenagers at a Denver public high school and their compassionate teacher and “a reminder that in an era of nativism, some Americans are still breaking down walls and nurturing the seeds of the great American experiment” (The New York Times Book Review).
TitleThe Tyranny of Virtue
AuthorBoyers, Robert
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1EDUCATION / Schools/Levels/Higher
Category Full 2POLITICAL SCIENCE / Political Ideologies/Conservatism & Liberalism
Category Full 3EDUCATION / Essays
ISBN-139781982127190
On Sale11/02/21
Title StatusAS
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages208
Cover StatusFinal
From public intellectual and professor Robert Boyers, “a powerfully persuasive, insightful, and provocative prose that mixes erudition and first-hand reportage” (Joyce Carol Oates) addressing recent developments in American culture and arguing for the tolerance of difference that is at the heart of the liberal tradition.
TitleWhy Did I Get a B?
AuthorReed, Shannon
Sub-ImprintAtria Books
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1EDUCATION / Essays
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
Category Full 3HUMOR / Topic/School & Education
ISBN-139781982136192
On Sale06/01/21
Title StatusBO
US Price$19.99
CDN Price$26.99
Pages288
Cover StatusFinal
This hilarious and candid collection of personal essays about teaching follows in the footsteps of such classics as Teach Like Your Hair’s on Fire, The Courage to Teach, and Up the Down Staircase. “Send this book to your favorite teacher. They’ll know you’re sucking up. They’ll thank you anyway” (People).
TitleHomeschool Hacks
AuthorKnerl, Linsey
Sub-ImprintSimon Element
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1EDUCATION / Home Schooling
Category Full 2FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Education
Category Full 3EDUCATION / Learning Styles
ISBN-139781982171155
On Sale04/06/21
Title StatusAS
US Price$16.99
CDN Price$22.99
Pages240
Cover StatusFinal
A working mother of six, who has homeschooled her own children for years, shows how any family can do it, with customized plans for every schedule, lifestyle, and educational goal.
TitleThe Book of Virtues: 30th Anniversary Edition
AuthorBennett, William J.
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1EDUCATION / Home Schooling
Category Full 2LITERARY CRITICISM / General
Category Full 3FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Reference
ISBN-139781982197117
On Sale11/29/22
Title StatusAS
US Price$35
CDN Price$45
Pages640
Cover StatusFinal
Help your children develop moral character with this updated, 30th anniversary edition of the perennial classic The Book of Virtues.
Titlerelatable
AuthorDeAlto, Rachel
Sub-ImprintSimon Element
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1SELF-HELP / Communication & Social Skills
Category Full 2FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Conflict Resolution
Category Full 3SELF-HELP / Personal Growth/Self-Esteem
ISBN-139781982171100
On Sale09/27/22
Title StatusAS
US Price$16.99
CDN Price$22.99
Pages176
Cover StatusFinal
From media personality and communication expert Rachel DeAlto, learn how to connect with anyone, anywhere, with this “ultimate guide” (Jess Ekstrom, author of Chasing the Bright Side) for improving your social skills in every setting including networking events, interviews, dates, and more.