Search Results: 'children authors'


5,250 results for "children authors"
Paperback: $13.97
Prints in 3-5 business days
With over 90 activities/games and more than 50 illustrations, this book will show you in 29 steps how to teach children to read. These 29 steps are simple and easy to follow, involving everyday... More > activities and interactions that can readily reinforce reading skills inculcated to children. Contrary to popular belief, teaching children to read should always begin at home, and parents should be their first teachers. In fact, you can begin teaching basic reading skills even to one-month-old infants. This book will show step-by-step how you can make teaching children to read not only a fun time but also a memorable experience. You do not need a course in reading instruction before you can effectively teach children reading and writing. For more information on the book and the author, please visit:< Less
Little Meg's Children By Hesba Stretton
Paperback: List Price: $7.03 $3.52 | You Save: 50%
Prints in 3-5 business days
Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Hesba Stretton was the pen name of Sarah Smith (27 July 1832... More > – 8 October 1911), an English writer of children's books. She concocted the name from the initials of herself and four surviving siblings and part of the name of a Shropshire village she visited, All Stretton, where her sister Anne owned a house, Caradoc Lodge.Sarah Smith was the daughter of a bookseller, Benjamin Smith (1793–1878) of Wellington, Shropshire and his wife Anne Bakewell Smith (1798–1842), a noted Methodist. She and her elder sister attended the Old Hall, a school in the town, but were self-educated to a great extent. Excerpt from:< Less
Children of the Old Testament By Anonymous
Paperback: List Price: $6.89 $3.45 | You Save: 50%
Prints in 3-5 business days
Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Anonymity, adjective "anonymous", is derived from the... More > Greek word ἀνωνυμία, anonymia, meaning "without a name" or "namelessness". In colloquial use, "anonymous" is used to describe situations where the acting person's name is unknown. Some writers have argued that namelessness, though technically correct, does not capture what is more centrally at stake in contexts of anonymity. The important idea here is that a person be non-identifiable, unreachable, or untrackable. Anonymity is seen as a technique, or a way of realizing, certain other values, such as privacy, or liberty.An important example for anonymity being not only protected, but enforced by law is probably the vote in free elections. Excerpt from:< Less
Troubled Children: Poems of Contemplation By Joan Westaway & Mick Leary
Paperback: $6.59
Prints in 3-5 business days
This anthology portrays the experiences and perceptions of the authors while working with unhappy young people and their families. The poems and comments speak for ‘the troubled child’... More > and also voice the difficulties encountered by doctors and others who strive to help children in emotional distress. In many cases a satisfactory outcome hinges on successful mobilisation of the child’s own hidden strengths of creativity, humour and resourcefulness. Though based on actual clinical experiences, narratives and situations are fictional in all the poems and names used have been chosen at random. Dr Joan Westaway worked as a consultant child psychiatrist both in Cape Town, South Africa and in London and the Midlands. Prof. Mick Leary was for many years head of the neurology service at the Children’s Hospital in Cape Town and subsequently was consultant neurologist at Bristol Royal Children’s Hospital.< Less
Essays To My Children By Duane E. Thomas
Paperback: $7.16
Prints in 3-5 business days
ESSAYS TO MY CHILDREN is a father reaching out to his own posterity to teach, persuade and testify of the eternal truths of our Heavenly Father’s plan for his children as taught from before the... More > foundation of the world, throughout the Old and New Testaments, and as restored in these last days through living prophets of God. In a very analytical approach, Duane, a 66 year old practicing attorney from Lake City, Florida, lays out a very well reasoned presentation of the basic doctrines of the gospel of Jesus Christ to his own children using the Bible as his primary authority. Duane served an LDS mission in Argentina. He received his undergraduate degree in Business Management from BYU, and his law degree from the University of Florida. Duane has served as counselor in a stake presidency, stake executive secretary, a member of several high councils, bishop, stake young men’s president, ward mission leader, and YSA Branch President.< Less
Catholic Prayers for Children By Karen Jean Matsko Hood
Paperback: $18.31
Prints in 3-5 business days
Catholic Prayers for Children is a delightful book of prayers for children handed down from generation to generation. This is a simple collection of catholic prayers and reflections for children. The... More > Catholic Church, also known as the Roman Catholic Church, is the world’s largest Christian Church, with 1.16 billion members worldwide. It is among the oldest institutions in the world and has played a prominent role in the history of western civilization. The Catholic Church has many prayers which are used to pray individually or in group liturgies. In some cases, these prayers are shared by other groups of Christians—as is the case with the “Our Father” or “The Lord’s Prayer.” The author, Karen Jean Matsko Hood, was raised Roman Catholic and has collected some traditional Catholic prayers she was taught as a young girl to share with others today.< Less
The Children of Little Thwopping By Oli Jacobs & Howard Williams
Paperback: List Price: $9.35 $6.55 | You Save: 30%
Prints in 3-5 business days
“The year is 1952, and the town of Little Thwopping is prospering. The menfolk are working hard, the womenfolk are keeping the homes in order, and literally nothing can go wrong. In fact,... More > things go horrifyingly right when every woman in Little Thwopping falls pregnant. Sure, the resulting children are 15-feet tall with bone-crunching long limbs, scream inhuman roars, and shoot lasers from their eyes, but every child goes through teething problems. Written by Wilthaven’s resident author, Howard Williams, The Children of Little Thwopping is a fun tale that will leave you rolling on the floor, and nodding with much thought.” - The BPD would like to clarify that this book is a piece of material found in conjuncture with their investigation into P1983, and brought to publication with the help of Oli Jacobs. As always, the BPD wishes you to remain safe.< Less
The Story of Mankind. Children's Literature By Hendrik Willem Van Loon
Paperback: $21.49
Prints in 3-5 business days
The Story of Mankind was written and illustrated by Dutch-American journalist, professor, and author Hendrik Willem van Loon and published in 1921. In 1922, it was the first book to be awarded the... More > Newbery Medal for an outstanding contribution to children's literature. Written for Van Loon's children (Hansje and Willem), The Story of Mankind tells in brief chapters the history of western civilization beginning with primitive man, covering the development of writing, art, and architecture, the rise of major religions, and the formation of the modern nation-state. Van Loon explains in the book how he selected what and what not to include by subjecting all materials to the question: Did the person or event in question perform an act without which the entire history of civilization would have been different?< Less
Peep Show For Children Only By Dave Warwak
Paperback: $29.95
Prints in 3-5 business days
(1 Ratings)
“Peep Show For Children Only” exposes real life behind the scenes dramas documenting the struggle to maintain the status quo. The author, Dave Warwak chronicles his trials and pursuits to... More > teach humane education to his middle school art students against his principal’s orders. Complete with actual documentation of State of Illinois courtroom proceedings, Warwak presents compelling arguments about the human condition as he draws open the curtain hiding society’s ills. Just as Scopes changed the landscape of education with his “Monkey Trials” some 80 years ago, Warwak has come forward in present day with striking revelations about our current failing educational system and offers clear no-nonsense solutions that chill one to the bone. Foreword by Dr T Colin Campbell PhD & Dr Will Tuttle PhD< Less
The Children's Detective Agency By Michael O'Hara
Hardcover: List Price: $24.32 $20.67 | You Save: 15%
Prints in 3-5 business days
67853-6 90000 The Author Michael O'Hara “How can we prove it? Nobody will believe me. The train was found in my bag and I was there at the Ryan’s house when it... More > went missing.” “Listen to me,” said Regan. “You don’t think that some spiteful children are smarter than me do you? It will be easy enough to find the truth.” **** Sam was in trouble. How was he going to prove his innocence? With the help of his sister-Lucy, his mum-Regan and his grandad-Mike, they embark on a suspenseful and hilarious adventure to find the real criminal whilst avoiding the wrath of local bully-Big Roley and his companion FatDave< Less

Top 10

see more >
The CashPT® Blueprint: How I Built and Scaled a Successful Cash-Based Physical Therapy Practice Even When I Was Told It Was Unethical, a Bad Idea and That No One Would Pay More Than Their Copay for Physical Therapy! The CashPT®... By Aaron LeBauer
Paperback: $19.97