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The Disaster Handbook

The Disaster Handbook

This comic book-styled guide will help you properly protect yourself from natural disasters. Based on a popular blog that garnered much attention after the 3.11 earthquake and tsunami, it tackles disaster preparation for earthquakes, tsunamis, and hurricanes, as well as how to tend to injuries, deal with living in an evacuation shelter and basic psychological advice for dealing with stress, fear and PTSD. Perfect for children and adults alike.

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The Economics of Education

The Economics of Education

Should you reward children for good grades? 

Are video games a hindrance to schoolwork? 

How much praise is too much? 

 Parents have countless questions about how to best raise their children, most of which don’t have clear answers.  The Economics of Education takes a look at what the science tells us about these questions, challenging conventional wisdom about the best approaches to child development and education as well as their effects on our children’s future. 

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The Economics of Education

The Economics of Education

Should you reward children for good grades? 

Are video games a hindrance to schoolwork? 

How much praise is too much? 

 Parents have countless questions about how to best raise their children, most of which don’t have clear answers.  The Economics of Education takes a look at what the science tells us about these questions, challenging conventional wisdom about the best approaches to child development and education as well as their effects on our children’s future. 

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The End of the Public Company

The End of the Public Company

An economic expert’s thoughts on how widening economic disparity, business scandals, and increasing national debt could very well mean the end of the public traded companies as we know them today.

The current climate emphasizing growth at any cost may have worked 50 years ago, but it has become unsustainable. The more we focus on such an antiquated notion, the less in touch with the reality of the times we become. Looking to the future with a fresh perspective is now integral for success in the long-term.

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The Enzyme Diet Program

The Enzyme Diet Program

No matter how much you exercise and cut calories, are you still unable to lose weight?

The Enzyme Diet Program is the perfect solution for you!

This no-fuss program requires that you just add one enzyme-rich dish to your diet a day. You’ll see results in just one week after adding the 64 raw meal, smoothie and sweets recipes to your daily routine.

What makes the Enzyme Diet Program stand out from the rest is its comprehensive body-type based food recommendations. Breaking readers into four different groups based upon where they store fat - pears, apples, mangos and bananas – the program is complete with a wide variety of recipes specially designed to suit their weight-loss needs and satisfy taste buds.

Whether enjoying some blood orange sherbet, sesame cucumber salad, or avocado and banana smoothie, dieters will not only lose weight but improve their blood flow, reduce bloating, swelling, wrinkles and blemishes.

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The Frog Who Saved a Village

The Frog Who Saved a Village

There once was a frog who lived in a bog by a village. He didn’t have any friends, but was content with his peaceful and quiet life. One day, he received a letter of warning from his father: “A drought's about to strike your village. You’d better leave soon before all the water runs out.” In spite of this imminent danger he decides to stay, pitting himself against the very forces of nature themselves.

This bittersweet story teaches children the importance of compassion as well as helps them begin to grasp concepts of life and death.

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The Golden Rule of Relationships

The Golden Rule of Relationships

Solve your relationship worries today!

It’s said that over 90% of all stress is caused by problems we encounter in our relationships with others. Whether it’s a significant other, friend, boss, co-worker, child or your parent, using choice theory will allow you improve your relationship without sacrificing your individuality.

But what exactly is choice theory?

In a nutshell, choice theory is a set of psychological principles developed by Dr. William Glasser about how in changing our behavior we can improve both our health and interpersonal relationships. Important elements of choice theory include the belief that by changing the way we think and act, we can improve our overall psychological and physical health. Internationally recognized and practiced in over 60 countries worldwide, choice theory provides us with simple yet profound methods to manage our personal lives.

With a strong emphasis on personal improvement, The Golden Rule of Relationships contains a “Know Yourself Checklist” that allows you to create an in-depth personal profile, as well as a life-management checklist to help you assess the quality of your relationships. 

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The Good Habit Workbook

The Good Habit Workbook

Diet, exercise, studying a foreign language, cleaning, saving money, writing, waking up early…

Many of us struggle with these pursuits or ones like them. On the other hand, successful people like first-class managers and innovators tend to adhere to many good habits. In The Good Habit Workbook, Takeshi Furukawa will teach you his very own Habit Method, which he has used with countless businesspeople over his years of habit consulting.

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The Happy Closet: Growing Your Closet for a Fashionable Life

The Happy Closet: Growing Your Closet for a Fashionable Life

What’s the secret behind a fashion blog that produces 2 million page views per month? The answer is simple: Closet. It’s not just about clothes you buy, but about how you store them. Learn how. 

Have you ever wondered why you find your clothes out of fashion after a short time? Why you spend too long on choosing what to wear? Why you always buy trendy ones that don’t last long? These are common concerns among women and men who are keen on fashion. This seems to consume a lot of people’s money, energy and time. Ultimately, why? The answer is pretty simple, according to the author. That is, we must set a rule for our closet. The closet principles introduced in this book will give you chances to face your body style, preferences and lifestyle at large, and establish simple two standards: basic and fashionable. Start today to make your own happy close that leads to a fashionable yet simple life! 

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The Impact of E-Books

The Impact of Electronic Books

First there was the Kindle, then Apple’s iPad. Just how exactly wil the developing e-reader marketchange the book industry? Analyzing the situation in the U.S. market, the spirited journalist whowon the Okawa Award in 2010 for publication, Toshinao Sasaki, analyzes the present and predictsthe future of e-book industry. This book has garnered much interest as the publication of electronicbooks is beginning to become widespread in Japan.

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