Literary Criticism

100 Best Books for Children

Author: Anita Silvey

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt


Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 212

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By selecting only 100 "best books" Silvey distinguishes her guide from all the others and makes it possible to give young readers their literary heritage in the childhood years.

My Book Journal

Author: Sterling Publishing Co., Inc.

Publisher: Sterling



Page: 192

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Love books? Then indulge your passion in this journal! Along with space to record your thoughts on 100 books, it offers a monthly book challenge, a wish list of books to read, suggestions for don't-miss classics, and book-club questions. Plus, there are fun lists to fill out with your 10 favorite characters, favorite childhood books, 10 books you'd bring to a desert island, and more.
Literary Criticism

Book Life


Publisher: Rock Point Gift & Stationery


Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 211

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Document your reading experiences, create a book wish list, and find places for book lovers to visit, including literary pilgrimages and iconic bookstores, with Book Life: A Reader's Journal.

Reading Log

Author: smART bookx




Page: 109

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Reading Log / Gifts for Book Lovers. Softback, 8" x 10" with a PRINTED IMAGE of chalk board [ US$5.49 / £4.98 / e5.48 ]. IF LOOK INSIDE ISN''T LOADING, the blue smART bookx link by the title will help you out. BOOK INTERIOR: One hundred attractive and spacious record pages. As well as the main review space, there''s space to log: - title, author, publishing details & page count, - start & finish dates, - book format, source & genre/subject, - thoughts & inspirations in an Inspiration Tree, - ratings on plot, character development and ease of reading, as well as an overall review score, and - memorable quotes. At the back you''ll find: - a loan record sheet, - a tick list of the top 100 voted fiction books, and - a Notes page for jotting down new authors, books to read, book suppliers and other useful reading resources. At the front, a blank personalized Contents Table gives space for you to add your own categories alongside some of the more commons ones. Whether it''s short stories, poetry, satire or a few specific authors that float your boat, you''ll always be able to quickly find any of your reviews by allocating each to one or more categories as you go along. All pages are of thick white paper (55lb) to minimize ink bleed-through. EXTERIOR: Cover: Tough matte paperback. Binding: Secure professional trade paperback binding, i.e. it''s built to last; pages won''t fall out after a few months of use. Dimensions: 20.3 x 25.4 cm (8" x 10"). (Almost the same width as A4 but a few cm shorter in height - so no more cramming into tiny boxes!) MATCHING PRODUCTS: smART bookx publish a wide variety of specialist journals (Blank Recipe Books, Password Journals, Trip Planners, Fitness Journals etc. ) To find products matching this one, search ''chalk'' & ''bookx'' (don''t forget the ''x''). SIMILAR PRODUCTS: We publish several Reading Logs. Each has the same interior but there are cover designs to suit all tastes. To view them all, search ''reading'' & ''bookx'' on Amazon. Thanks for looking, The smART bookx design team Buy With Confidence Because Our Customers Love Our Stationery: ***** Affordable, But Still Good Quality! ... Very satisfied ... an affordable option that is also very thorough. Many other planners just didn''t have all of the sections I needed, or they did and cost too much ... the cover is super cute and kind of soft. (Jun 1, 2016) ***** Very Nice ... Beautiful. My daughter loved them!!! (August 17, 2014) ***** Love the Van Gogh Notebook ... Loved it, keep it in my purse incase of creative impulses. (November 8, 2013) ***** Love This! ... planner is super cute, and I absolutely love the cover. Lots of room to include all kinds of information. (June 13, 2016) ***** Great for taking theory notes or writing music! ... I''m a music major, & I needed staff paper ... a cute product and the staff paper is great. (Feb 1, 2016) ***** Amazing Recipe Book ... the third smART bookx recipe book I''ve purchased. I have it with the Carnival cover & purchased the Polka dots cover to copy recipes for my daughter... Love the index pages ... Easy to find the exact recipe you are looking for since the index shows all the recipe pages numbered. Highly recommended. (Dec 28, 2015) ALL BOOKS ARE MADE IN THE COUNTRY PURCHASED
Language Arts & Disciplines

How to Read Journal Articles in the Social Sciences

Author: Phillip C. Shon

Publisher: SAGE


Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 174

View: 171

This superb guide teaches you how to read critically. Its no-nonsense, practical approach uses a specially developed reading code to help you read articles for your research project; this simple code enables you to decipher journal articles structurally, mechanically and grammatically. Refreshingly free of jargon and written with you in mind, it’s packed full of interdisciplinary advice that helps you to decode and critique academic writing. The author’s fuss free approach will improve your performance, boost your confidence and help you to: Read and better understand content Take relevant effective notes Manage large amounts of information in an easily identifiable and retrievable format Write persuasively using formal academic language and style. New to this edition: Additional examples across a range of subjects, including education, health and sociology as well as criminology Refined terminology for students in the UK, as well as around the world More examples dealing specifically with journal articles. Clear, focused and practical this handy guide is a great resource for helping you sharpen your use of journal articles and improve your academic writing skills. ‘I have used the book over the last five years with my students with great success. The book has helped students to develop their critical thinking, reading and writing skills and when it comes to writing a dissertation they have used the code sheet in their own writing.’ - Pete Allison, Head of the Graduate School of Education, University of Edinburgh The Student Success series are essential guides for students of all levels. From how to think critically and write great essays to planning your dream career, the Student Success series helps you study smarter and get the best from your time at university. Visit the SAGE Study Skills hub for tips and resources for study success!

The Jubilee Singers and Their Songs

Author: J. B. T. Marsh

Publisher: Courier Corporation


Category: Music

Page: 340

View: 111

The remarkable story of the Fisk University chorus and their popular performances of Negro folksongs and spirituals, this volume is supplemented by 139 great songs, complete with text, and fully notated both in open score and in a two-stave keyboard reduction. Songs include such all-time favorites as Down By the River.

Never Stop Learning

Author: Laura Lu Journals




Page: 108

View: 976

This Is Reading Log, Reading Journal with Tracker & Organizer Keep Track And Review Your Favorite Books For Book Lovers, Softback and Large Size (Men's And Women's Version) Features: 107 Pages Spacious Record Pages there's space to log: Title, author, cover picture & page count Reviwe Start & finish dates Favorite Quotes From The Book Book type & source Ratings on story, characters and ease of reading And overall smiley score Perfectly Sized At 8 x 10 Soft Cover (Perfect Matte) Printed on High Quality Makes A Perfect Gift Idea For: Birthday Gifts Graduation Gifts Christmas Gifts Velentine's Gifts Teacher Gifts Co-worker Gifts Boss Gifts Back to school gifts for kids Great gift idea for Men Women Father Mother Husband Wife Boyfriend and Girlfriend on any occasion. Order today!
Crafts & Hobbies

Not Your Grandmother's Log Cabin

Author: Sara Nephew

Publisher: C&T Publishing Inc


Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 136

View: 720

Best-selling authors Marci Baker and Sara Nephew are back with a new slant on the classic Log Cabin. This updated second edition includes 6 amazing new patterns, for a total of 40 projects! Use the 10" Clearview Triangle ruler, also sold by C&T Publishing for fast and easy cutting. A robust "design your own" section with setting shapes, alternate blocks, and border options will help you uncover infinite possibilities. This fully illustrated guide includes easy-to-use troubleshooting tips and detailed material lists for all the quilts.
Business & Economics

How to Get Published in the Best Entrepreneurship Journals

Author: Alain Fayolle

Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing


Category: Business & Economics

Page: 288

View: 445

Competition to publish in the top journals is fierce. This book provides entrepreneurship researchers with relevant material and insights to support them in their efforts to publish their research in the most prestigious entrepreneurship outlets. &a