The Girl with the Louding Voice

The Girl with the Louding VoiceA powerful, emotional debut novel told in the unforgettable voice of a young Nigerian woman who is trapped in a life of servitude but determined to fight for her dreams and choose her own future n nAdunni is a fourteen year old Nigerian girl who knows what she wants an education This, her mother h

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Dare to Lead

Dare to LeadIn her 1 NYT bestsellers, Bren Brown taught us what it means to dare greatly, rise strong and brave the wilderness Now, based on new research conducted with leaders, change makers and culture shifters, she s showing us how to put those ideas into practice so we can step up and lead n nLeadership

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The Gifted School

The Gifted SchoolAlternate cover edition of ISBN 9780525534969 n nSmart and juicy, a compulsively readable novel about a previously happy group of friends and parents that is nearly destroyed by their own competitiveness when an exclusive school for gifted children opens in the community n nThis deliciously sharp novel

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How to Be an Antiracist

How to Be an AntiracistIbram X Kendi s concept of antiracism reenergizes and reshapes the conversation about racial justice in America but even fundamentally, points us toward liberating new ways of thinking about ourselves and each other In How to be an Antiracist, Kendi asks us to think about what an antiracist

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Brief Answers to the Big Questions

Brief Answers to the Big QuestionsStephen Hawking was recognized as one of the greatest minds of our time and a figure of inspiration after defying his ALS diagnosis at age twenty one He is known for both his breakthroughs in theoretical physics as well as his ability to make complex concepts accessible for all, and was beloved for

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Get Out of Your Head: Stopping the Spiral of Toxic Thoughts

Get Out of Your Head: Stopping the Spiral of Toxic ThoughtsThe visionary behind the million strong IF Gathering challenges Christian women to transform their outlook and their lives by interrupting their spiraling thoughts and realizing their God given power to think differently n nSpeaker and Bible teacher Jennie Allen hears all the time from women who feel

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Master Class

Master ClassEvery child s potential is regularly determined by a standardized measurement their quotient Q Score high enough, and attend a top tier school with a golden future Score too low, and it s off to a federal boarding school with limited prospects afterwards The purpose An improved society where

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Coronavirus: A Book for Children

Coronavirus: A Book for ChildrenWhat is the coronavirus, and why is everyone talking about it n nEngagingly illustrated by Axel Scheffler, this approachable and timely book helps answer these questions and many , providing children aged 5 10 and their parents with clear and accessible explanations about the coronavirus and its

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Tightrope: Americans Reaching for Hope

Tightrope: Americans Reaching for HopeWith stark poignancy and political dispassion, Tightrope draws us deep into an other America The authors tell this story, in part, through the lives of some of the children with whom Kristof grew up, in rural Yamhill, Oregon, an area that prospered for much of the twentieth century but has been d

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Navigate Your Stars

Navigate Your StarsA revelatory, uplifting, and gorgeously illustrated meditation on dedication, hard work, and the power of perseverance from the beloved, New York Times bestselling, and two time National Book Award winning Jesmyn Ward.For Tulane University s 2018 commencement, Jesmyn Ward delivered a stirring speech

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Originals: How Non-Conformists Move the World

Originals: How Non-Conformists Move the WorldIn Originals the author addresses the challenge of improving the world from the perspective of becoming original choosing to champion novel ideas and values that go against the grain, battle conformity, and buck outdated traditions How can we originate new ideas, policies, and practices without ri

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Pedagogy of the Oppressed

Pedagogy of the OppressedFirst published in Portuguese in 1968, Pedagogy of the Oppressed was translated and published in English in 1970 The methodology of the late Paulo Freire has helped to empower countless impoverished and illiterate people throughout the world Freire s work has taken on especial urgency in the Unite

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