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Teaching with Poverty in Mind: What Being Poor Does to Kids' Brains and What Schools Can Do about It
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Teaching with Poverty in Mind: What Being Poor Does to Kids' Brains and What Schools Can Do about It

In Teaching with Poverty in Mind: What Being Poor Does to Kids' Brains and What Schools Can Do About It, veteran educator and brain expert Eric Jensen takes an unflinching look at how poverty hurts children, families, and communities across the United States and demonstrates how schools can improve the academic achievement and life readiness of economically disadvantaged students.
 
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Tags: Teaching, Schools, Brains, Poverty, Being
Diary Of A Mad Diva
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Diary Of A Mad DivaDiary Of A Mad Diva

Following up the phenomenal success of her headline-making New York Times bestseller I Hate Everyone...Starting With Me, the unstoppable Joan Rivers is at it again. When her daughter Melissa gives her a diary for Christmas, at first Joan is horrified—who the hell does Melissa think she is? That fat pig, Bridget Jones? But as Joan, being both beautiful and introspective, begins to record her day-to-day musings, she realises she has a lot to say.
 
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Tags: Melissa, Jones, being, Bridget, beautiful, Diary, think
The Last Precinct: A Novel by Patricia Cornwell (Kay Scarpetta series #11)
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The Last Precinct: A Novel by Patricia Cornwell (Kay Scarpetta series #11)Physically and psychologically bruised by her encounter with the killer Chandonne, Dr Kay Scarpetta has to leave her home in the hands of the police team investigating the attack. She finds shelter with an old friend, Anna Zenner, but it is not the haven of security she needs when she discovers that Anna has been sub-poenaed to appear before a Grand Jury which is investigating Scarpetta for murder. Kay knows she is being framed and she also knows she can trust no-one.
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Tags: Scarpetta, knows, investigating, killer, Chandonne, framed, being
On Being Certain: Believing You Are Right Even When You're Not
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On Being Certain: Believing You Are Right Even When You're Not

ON BEING CERTAIN is a revolutionary look at how we know what we know. At stake is the commonly held belief that we can logically and reasonably determine when our thoughts are correct.
 
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Tags: correct, thoughts, Being, Certain, Right
Treatment of Recurrent Depression (Review of Psychiatry)
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Treatment of Recurrent Depression (Review of Psychiatry)

Based on powerful epidemiological data such as numbers afflicted, mortality rates from suicide, personal and familial consequences, and skyrocketing fiscal costs, major depressive disorder (MDD) has the sad and ignominious distinction of being a leader among disabling disorders worldwide.
 
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The Magic Thief: Home: Book Four
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The Magic Thief: Home: Book Four

The Magic Thief: Home, the fourth book in the acclaimed Magic Thief series (also including The Magic Thief, The Magic Thief: Lost, and The Magic Thief: Found), finds new wizard Conn back where he started—accused of being a thief.

 
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The Web
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The WebThe Web

Jonathan Kellerman - The Web

His 11th adventure takes Southern California psychologist/sleuth Alex Delaware to a remote Pacific island where hidden evils of the past and present are gradually, harrowingly, brought to light. While his L.A. house is being renovated, Alex, his guitar-making lover, Robin Castagna, and their doted-upon French bulldog,

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Tags: house, being, renovated, While, light, guitar-making