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Joaquín the Hairless Dog By Teresa Pérez
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The origins of Joaquín, a dog whose condition leads him to a life of international travel and adventure.
STOP YELLING, START LISTENING - Understanding Your Middle School Child By Darryl Sollerh, Leslie King, LCSW
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“Sage advice for frustrated parents.” KIRKUS REVIEWS Through their years of working with Middle Schoolers and their parents, Darryl Sollerh and Leslie King, LCSW, have developed a... More > compassionate yet realistic approach that takes into consideration both the parent and child's point of view. Filled with real-life examples, they examine the likely flashpoints for family conflicts, from Middle Schooler social lives to their homework habits, from their misrepresentations to their calls for fairness, from their demands for independence to their need for dependence. Sollerh and King's approach, at heart, seeks to spark an empathetic awakening in both parent and child, not only as they each meet the initially difficult phases of any challenge or crisis, but also as they move into the future, guided by a new awareness capable of supporting their ongoing efforts to grow in a relationship of shared dialogs, mutual respect and deepening understanding.< Less
Pilipinas Coloring Book By Elaine Villasper
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Enjoy learning about the history, culture, and people of the Philippines with Pilipinas: A Children's Coloring Book. The coloring book is filled with 44 original illustrations by artist Elaine... More > Villasper, and features fun facts about Philippine history and culture.< Less
SHADOW GAME By Darryl Sollerh
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FIRST PLACE, READER VIEWS LITERARY AWARDS; CHOICE AWARD WINNER, REBECCA READS; A FIRST HORIZON AWARD FINALIST (Hoffer Awards) and a READERS' FAVORITE BOOK AWARD FINALIST. "Riveting...You don't... More > want to put it down!" S. Marie Vernon, PACIFIC BOOK REVIEW. -- When Jarret, a seasoned assassin agrees to do one last “hit" in Indonesia, and discovers his hands have gained the power to heal, his carefully planned, secret world is thrown into chaos. Desperate to understand what's happening to him, he seeks out a local mystic, a Dalang of the spiritual Shadow Puppet Theater and his mysterious, mesmerizing daughter, only to soon find himself healing the sick of Jakarta's slums by night, while by day, planning the hit on the very presidential candidate trying to help them -- driving Jarret to a mental, emotional and spiritual crisis from which there is no escape, save the SHaDOW GAME.< Less