This workbook was developed for parents who are raising a child or teen diagnosed with ADHD. Christopher Mulligan LCSW has developed effective and practical parenting strategies over a 20 year career... More > that reduce the core symptoms of ADHD. This workbook is designed to educate and empower parents so they can successfully manage the most difficult behaviors associated with ADHD.< Less
Walk the Edge, Get Touched By Fire, Stare at the Stars. College is more than just getting good grades. It is about coming alive. Eric Bierker Ph.D. is an authoritative voice on preparing your child... More > for college and transition issues. This book is a must-have resource for the college-bound and for the adults who care about them. Dr. Bierker has 25 years of combined experience at the collegiate and high school levels. He has been quoted in USA Today and The Wall Street Journal online edition< Less
Multilingual picture book with text in 4 languages (Japanese, English, Portuguese and Spanish) simultaneously. Words with the same color have the same meaning across all languages, making this book a... More > useful tool for beginners in learning a foreign language or for people curious about basic sentence construction in such languages as they can simply compare one with another intuitively.
The story is about a leopard that dreams of making the world a better place.< Less
Sylvia thought her best friend, Lilly, could do no wrong. Sylvia always had viewed Lilly and herself as model citizens. When Sylvia heard Lilly making fun of Duncan, a boy in her class who had... More > Autism, those views completely changed. She found herself hurt by this event and questioned their friendship. Lilly’s comment shed light on behaviors Sylvia never thought she was capable of. As Sylvia explored how her grandmother’s mental illness affected her family, she realized her friendship with Lilly was at risk.< Less
A Somali-English Bilingual Children's Picture Book. The hungry animals of the Somali forest have worked together to kill a big fat camel. Now they must decide how to divide it. Will the portions be... More > equal? Not with the lion in charge! Read this popular Somali fable and see why, as the other animals come to understand, "the lion's share is not fair!"< Less
In this hair-raising cautionary tale from Somalia, the Hargega Valley is plagued by the monstrous Dhegdheer, who gobbles up anyone unlucky enough to cross her path. A widow and her young son try to... More > escape her. Will they be Dhegdheer's next meal or will their virtue save them and help bring an end to Dhegdheer's reign of terror?< Less
The heart? The leg? The ribs? What part of the sheep is the answer to the Sultan's riddle? When wise Somali leader Wiil Waal asks the men in his province to bring him the part of a sheep that best... More > symbolizes what can divide men or unite them as one, most present him with prime cuts of meat. But one very poor man's daughter has a different idea. In this clever folktale, a father reluctantly follows his daughter's advice and has astonishing results.< Less
Jamie is so excited for the first day of school. As he puts on a pink shirt, he thinks about making new friends and learning new things. But when Jamie enters the classroom, everything suddenly... More > changes.
When a boy laughs at Jamie’s pink shirt and calls him gay, Jamie is mortified. Still, he goes home without telling his parents, determined to never wear that shirt again. The next day, Jamie begins playing with a doll in the classroom. Soon, all the boys are laughing at him again. Jamie knows he should probably tell a teacher, but instead he decides not to play with dolls. Jamie just wants to fit in, but as he tries to change himself to be accepted, he grows more and more unhappy. How will Jamie handle the situation? Can he learn to accept himself and be happy?
It’s So Gay, and It’s Okay is a children’s tale that shares an important message: it is okay to be unique and different.< Less
Familia, Escuela, Comunidad: A G.O.A.L. Manifesto is a collection of essays written by the current members of the Denton ISD G.O.A.L. program. The essays are an honest look inside the minds and lives... More > of these young men and women.< Less
Brownie, an aspiring CIA agent, is starting her senior year at a new school: the Martin Academy. While balancing classes and a fabulous social life, she's also investigating a string of kidnappings.... More > And the closer she gets to unraveling the case, the more dangerous it gets.< Less
"The Tree Keeper" is a story about five children, some of whom have special needs, who embark upon a journey to the Tall Forest to find food for their families. Overcoming their limitations... More > to reach a common goal, they learn to work together by using the strengths that God gifted them with. Following the story, some specific disabilities are discussed to teach a little bit about what to expect when raising or interacting with a child who has one of these special needs (Down syndrome, albinism, autism, cerebral palsy, or epilepsy). "The Tree Keeper" emphasizes that every child is made by God and is not a mistake.< Less
What would you do if the only world you knew was burned to the ground...and you were the one to blame. Not all accidents can be forgiven. In Maggie "Sparks" Cabot's case forgiveness died in... More > the fire along with her only relatives. Now a legal adult, Sparks lives on the streets of New York City doing what she can to survive until she is literally pulled from the flames by one of New York's finest, a firefighter named Reuben Marcum. As Sparks struggles dealing with the ghosts of her past, she realizes that Reuben ignites a fire within her, one she thought died many year ago.< Less
In a world ruled by the dark, what would you do to see the light again?
Galena is just like every other elf, enslaved by the powerful Rau. Once a beautiful and powerful race, the elves have been... More > reduced to slave labor in the mines of Rau. Galena grew up hearing the stories of old about a sword, when wielded by the right elf, ending Rau’s tyranny. Unsure if she believes these stories, she finds herself plunged into a world unfamiliar to her, hunted by Rau for her unnatural magical abilities. Will she find the sword promised to her people? Or will she fall prey to the idea of a sword that doesn’t exist?< Less
Aikido is a martial art with the goal of defending oneself while also protecting an attacker from injury. Young Samurai Training Wookbook helps students of aikido learn terminology, history, and more... More > through matching, coloring, mazes, and crossword puzzle. Special challenges for each of the seven virtues of the samurai (courage, honor, integrity, sincerity, respect, loyalty & compassion) promote mental and spiritual development in the tradition of budo.< Less
Crushing the SAT is the ultimate SAT strategy and test anxiety guide. Improving vocabulary, studying math, and drilling grammar are helpful, but realistically take years to master. If you only have a... More > few months to prepare, then Crushing the SAT is where you must start.
The SAT has a unique structure and scoring system that you can use to your advantage. Knowing how to guess, what questions to leave blank, and how to save time can raise your SAT score by hundreds of points. Brain-ruining test anxiety diminishes the ability to remember and think, both of which are needed for optimal performance on high stakes tests. Crushing the SAT uses proven psychological techniques to lessen your anxiety and elevate you to a higher level of thinking.< Less
Prepare yourself for a wild ride through Missoula, Montana. Create your own experience in this gamebook that places you in the driver's seat or rather the bicycle seat. You will encounter friends and... More > enemies, bullies and trolls, local wildlife and more. With your good friend Sam at your side and a triple scoop from the Big Dipper, your summer adventure is just beginning. Only you can choose the path you take. Can you help ice cream save Missoula?< Less
Twell thinks her biggest drama in life is being genetically partnered with a boy she doesn’t know or love by her next birthday.
But then Twell’s requested to train her telekinetic skills... More > for the protection of her world Como, alongside other gifted teens. When Como’s attacked, Twell risks her life to protect those she loves. Will she survive, and if so will she be matched to a stranger when the boy she’s growing to love is destined to another?< Less
Enjoy meeting Jane and her family who live in the Hollow close to their family and friendly neighbors. Among those you will meet in Jane’s life is newcomer to the Hollow “mean ole... More > Billy” whose encounters with Jane and her sisters bring about an unexpected friendship, as well as Jane’s new friend, Gertie, whose life begins anew with her move to the Hollow. Life can be hard in the Hollow but with the meeting place of the “special sitting tree” for this group of friends, they discover that friendship, faith, hardships, and joy bind them together in the Hollow that they love.< Less
The inspiration for this story is from the author’s fascination of nature. This children’s book is from his imagination as he observed a large red ant in the grass. The title emerged... More > when his granddaughter, Diamond, visited during a hot summer day.< Less
The Johnson brothers were just a bunch of kids from Brooklyn. There was Cooper, an unsuccessful inventor, Matthew, a cocky basketball player, and Elliot, an innocent high school freshman. After they... More > stumble upon a mysterious murder connected to some weird glowing goo, they find that they aren’t quite themselves anymore. But when a real threat arrives in New York City, they soon realize that their new hobby is more than just a spandex suit and some fangirls on the side.< Less