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when the brain cant hear
In this landmark book, Dr. Teri James Bellis, one of the world's leading authorities on auditory processing disorder (APD) , explains the nature of this devastating condition and provides insightful case studies that illustrate its effect on the lives of its sufferers. Millions of Americans struggle silently with APD. For many of them, holding a simple conversation can be next to impossible. As sound travels through an imperfect auditory pathway, words become jumbled, distorted, and unintelligible. As Dr. Bellis notes, the most profound impact of this highly specific impediment to auditory comprehension may be on the young. Facing a severely reduced ab [...]. details
when generations collide who they
If your workplace feels like a battle zone and colleagues sometimes act like adversaries, you ore not alone. Today four generations glare at one another across the conference table, and the potential for conflict and confusion has never been greater. Traditionalist employees with their heads down, onward and upward attitude live out a work ethic shaped during the Great Depression. Eighty million Baby Boomers vacillate between their overwhelming need to succeed and their growing desire to slow down and enjoy life. Generation Xers try to prove themselves constantly yet dislike the image of being overly ambitious, disrespectful, and irreverent. Millennial [...]. details
when anger hurts quieting the
A major revision of the best-selling classic-a quarter of a million copies sold. When Anger Hurts draws on the latest research on dealing with anger, including new chapters on emergency anger control, the interpersonal and physiological costs of anger, road rage, and parental anger and includes techniques for creating an anger-coping plan and anger inoculation. While anger can serve vital functions to protect and defend the integrity of the self, it is too frequently an instrument that destroys and abuses. Hostile reactions often lead to guilt, regret, and alienation; uncontrolled anger exacts a heavy price from the mind and body. This book is a comple [...]. details
when the elephants
Papa explains the war like this: 'When the elephants dance, the chickens must be careful.' The great beasts, as they circle one another, shaking the trees and trumpeting loudly, are the Amerikanos and the Japanese as they fight. And our Philippine Islands? We are the small chickens. Once in a great while comes a storyteller who can illuminate worlds large and small, magical and true to life. When the Elephants Dance introduces us to the incandescent voice of Tess Uriza Holthe, who sets her remarkable first novel in the waning days of World War II, as the Japanese and the Americans engage in a fierce battle for possession of the Philippine Islands. The [...]. details
when the emperor was divine a
The debut novel from the PEN/Faulkner Award Winning Author of The Buddha in the Attic On a sunny day in Berkeley, California, in 1942, a woman sees a sign in a post office window, returns to her home, and matter-of-factly begins to pack her family's possessions. Like thousands of other Japanese Americans they have been reclassified, virtually overnight, as enemy aliens and are about to be uprooted from their home and sent to a dusty internment camp in the Utah desert. In this lean and devastatingly evocative first novel, Julie Otsuka tells their story from five flawlessly realized points of view and conveys the exact emotional texture of their experien [...]. details
when the women come out to dance
Elmore Leonard, a literary icon praised by The New York Times Book Review as the greatest crime writer of our time, perhaps ever, has captured the imagination of millions of readers with his more than three dozen books. In this short fiction collection, Leonard demonstrates the superb characterizations, dead-on dialogue, vivid atmosphere, and driving plots that have made him a household name
- and once again illustrates that the line between the law and the lawbreakers is not as firm as we might think. Federal marshal Karen Sisco, from the bestselling novel Out of Sight, returns in Karen Makes Out, once again inadvertently mixing pleasure with business [...]. details
when kids cant read what
For Kylene Beers, the question of what to do when kids can't read surfaced abruptly in 1979 when she began teaching. That year, she discovered that some of the students in her seventh-grade language arts classes could pronounce all the words, but couldn't make any sense of the text. Others couldn't even pronounce the words. And that was the year she met a boy named George. George couldn't read. When George's parents asked her to explain what their son's reading difficulties were and what she was going to do to help, Kylene, a secondary certified English teacher with no background in reading, realized she had little to offer the parents, even less to of [...]. details
when smoke ran like water tales
In When Smoke Ran Like Water, the world-renowned epidemiologist Devra Davis confronts the public triumphs and private failures of her lifelong battle against environmental pollution. She documents the shocking toll of a public-health disaster-300,000 deaths a year in the U.S. and Europe from the effects of pollution-and asks why we remain silent. For Davis, the issue is personal: Pollution is what killed many in her family and forced some of the others, survivors of the 1948 smog emergency in Donora, Pennsylvania, to live out their lives with impaired health. She describes that episode and also makes startling revelations about how the deaths from the [...]. details
when pigs fly bank medium by
This hand-distressed, heavyweight foundry iron sculpture looks so authentic you'd never guess it was a turn-of-the-century replica! Though he may still be used as a functional bank, our pig lends itself as an accent in a kitchen, as a doorstop, or nestled among your collectibles. Medium: 10 Wx5 Dx7 H. 9 lbs. details
when pigs fly bank large by
This hand-distressed, heavyweight foundry iron sculpture looks so authentic you'd never guess it was a turn-of-the-century replica! Though he may still be used as a functional bank, our pig lends itself as an accent in a kitchen, as a doorstop, or nestled among your collectibles. Large: 7 Wx12 Dx8 H. 15 lbs. details
when oranges fall from the sky
I painted this composition to express how time factors-in with people's economic stability, especially with their contentment and will to live, confides Enrique Bustamante. The title is inspired by the Bible, where it says that God will send the manna from the skies, meaning He'll always be watching out for us. Bustamante transmits his reflections on life with vibrant colors and lively images as he paints with acrylics on canvas. Titled Cuando las naranjas caen del cielo in Spanish. details
when youre happy
Some buddy special: an animated, soft plush toy that's easy to cuddle. It makes little loved ones happier by singing If You're Happy and You Know It while clapping its hands and flapping its ears. details
when the rain comes
The air quickens; the breeze brings the scent of rain. Lifting their faces in anticipation, three voluptuous flowers quiver with impatience. Marita Pena Mora captures their beauty in this exquisite oil painting. Titled Llegando la lluvia in Spanish. details
when yesterday becomes a dance
This painting is about those fragments of our lives in which rhythm is a constant movement of color, of forms, and of enthusiasm, says Enrique Bustamante. He captures life's vibrant energy with a colorful palette of acrylic paints. Titled Cuando el ayer se convierte en danza in Spanish. details
when i grow up tent and tunnel
Whatever you may dream of, this imaginative six-sided tent is sure to please. Made to stringent specifications, this tent and tunnel combination has a high-tech waterproof polyethylene floor and color-coded patented G-3 shock-corded poles combined with coordinating colored pole sleeves, which makes set up incredibly easy. Strategically placed mesh windows enhance the fun, as does the crawl-through interior padded tunnel. The tent and tunnel may be played with together or separately and may be. details
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Asks when Christmas will arrive as animals use different colors to prepare for the season and children stage a holiday pageant. details
when movies mattered reviews from
If you have ever wanted to dig around in the archives for that perfect Sunday afternoon DVD and first turned to a witty weekly column in the New York Times, then you are already familiar with one of our nation's premier film critics. If you love movies-and the writers who engage them-and just happen to have followed two of the highest circulating daily papers in the country, then you probably recognize the name of the intellectually dazzling writer who has been penning pieces on American and foreign films for over thirty years. And if you called the City of the Big Shoulders home in the 1970s or 1980s and relied on those trenchant, incisive reviews fro [...]. details
when parents hurt compassionate
In When Parents Hurt, psychologist and parent Joshua Coleman, Ph.D, offers insight, empathy, and perspective to those who have lost the opportunity to be the parent they desperately wanted to be and who are mourning the loss of a harmonious relationship with their child. Through case examples and healing exercises, Dr. Coleman helps parents: Reduce anger, guilt, and shame Learn how temperament, the teen years, their own or a partner's mistakes, and divorce can strain the parent-child bond Come to terms with their own and their child's imperfections Develop strategies for rebuilding the relationship or move toward acceptance of what can't be changed By [...]. details
when all hell breaks loose stuff
Survival expert Cody Lundin's new book, When All Hell Breaks Loose: Stuff You Need To Survive When Disaster Strikes is what every family needs to prepare and educate themselves about survival psychology and the skills necessary to negotiate a disaster whether you are at home, in the office, or in your car. This is not your father's scout manual or a sterile FEMA handout. It entertains as it informs, describing how to maximize a survival mind-set necessary for self-reliance. According to the book, living through an emergency scenario is 90 percent psychology, and 10 percent methodology and gear. Relevant quotes and tips are placed throughout the pages t [...]. details
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When Homosexuality Hits Home: What to Do When a Loved One Says, I'm Gay. details
when were together garden
The When We're Together Garden Stone is a sweet and touching addition to any home. The cast stone construction ensures that this piece will not crack or chip from exposure to inclement weather. The natural carved aesthetic allows it to blend easily in any garden or brings an alfresco air to any indoor space. About Kay Berry Products Proudly hand-cast in the USA, Kay Berry products offer kind sentiments and quality decor. From whimsical to poignant, the verses on Kay Berry products are thoughtful and serve as a fine way to add both beauty and comfort wherever they're placed. Artisans craft Kay Berry designs from actual stone originals. Kay Berry product [...]. details
when love goes wrong what to do
Millions of women each year find themselves in relationships with controlling or abusive partners and don't know what to do, or even what's wrong. A woman may feel anxious, inadequate, intimidated
- and as if she is walking on tiptoe. And she may find herself trying harder and harder to make things right without ever being successful. Ann Jones and Susan Schechter bring together their more than fifteen years of experience working with women in abusive relationships to offer an eyeopening new analysis of controlling partners and a wealth of empowering information for women who want to change their lives for the better. Full of moving first-person storie [...]. details
when someone you love heart shaped
With words of wisdom that serve as a beautiful reminder of a loved one lost, the When Someone You Love Heart Shaped Memorial Stone makes a beautiful sympathy gift and garden accent. It's built from cast stone to last a lifetime, and will resist chipping and cracking. About Kay Berry Products Proudly hand-cast in the USA, Kay Berry products offer kind sentiments and quality decor. From whimsical to poignant, the verses on Kay Berry products are thoughtful and serve as a fine way to add both beauty and comfort wherever they're placed. Artisans craft Kay Berry designs from actual stone originals. Kay Berry products are meticulously reproduced using materi [...]. details
when will you find love your
When Will You Find Love?: Your astrological guide to when, where and who you'll love. details
when foreman and steward bargain
When Foreman and Steward Bargain: McGraw-Hill Industrial Organization and Management Series. details
when boys become boys
When Boys Become Boys: Development, Relationships, and Masculinity. details
when aunt mattie got her
When Aunt Mattie dies, best friends Lottie and Herbie console each other and celebrate Aunt Mattie's life by scattering her ashes and preparing her favorite snack-peanut butter and jelly sandwiches (with bananas) . details