Recommended books by A. J. Finn

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Product picture for The Woman in the Window: A Novelby A. J. Finn
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Instant #1 New York Times Bestseller!“Astounding. Thrilling. Amazing.” —Gillian Flynn“Unputdownable.” —Stephen King“A dark, twisty confection.” —Ruth Ware“Absolutely gripping.” —Louise PennyFor readers of Gillian Flynn and Tana French comes one of the decade’s most anticipated debuts, to be published in thirty-six languages around the world and already in development as a major film from Fox: a twisty, powerful Hitchcockian thriller about an agoraphobic woman who...
Book cover from A Handbook for Personalized Competency-Based Education: Ensure All Students Master Content by Designing and Implementing a PCBE Systemby Dr Robert J Marzano
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In K-12 education's growing movement of competency-based education and personalized learning, both contradictory and overlapping definitions come up around these two terms. To clear up this confusion, A Handbook for Personalized Competency-Based Education delves into the components of a personalized competency-based education (PCBE) system. This handbook explores approaches, strategies, and techniques that schools and districts should consider as they rethink traditional instruction to fit a...
Book cover from H.P. Lovecraft - The Complete Omnibus Collection - Supplement a: Collaborations and Ghostwritingsby H P Lovecraft
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This supplement to the two-volume Pulp-Lit Omnibus Collection of the work of H.P. Lovecraft presents all the works of weird fiction which he ghostwrote or on which he collaborated with another author.Highlights of this volume include: - Under the Pyramids, with Harry Houdini; - The Mound, with Zealia Bishop; - Two Black Bottles, with Wilfred Blanch Talman; - The Horror in the Burying-Ground, with Hazel Heald; - The Disinterment, with Duane W. Rimel; - The Night Ocean, with Robert Barlow;...
Book cover from Literacy with an Attitude, Second Edition: Educating Working-Class Children in Their Own Self-Interestby Patrick J. Finn
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The classic, indispensable guide for teachers, parents, and community organizers concerned with educating working-class children, Literacy with an Attitude dares to define literacy as a powerful right of citizenship. Patrick J. Finn persuasively debunks the time-honored paradigm for teaching poor and working-class students. Our job, he argues, is not to help such students to become middle class and live middle-class lives--most don't want it. Education rather should focus on a powerful...
 
Book cover from American Constitutional Law: Essays, Cases, and Comparative Notes (Volume 2)by Donald P. Kommers
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American Constitutional Law: Essays, Cases, and Comparative Notes is a unique casebook that encourages citizens and students of the Constitution to think critically about the fundamental principles and policies of the American constitutional order. In addition to its distinguished authorship, the book has two prominent features that set it apart from other books in the field: an emphasis on the social, political, and moral theory that provides meaning to constitutional law and interpretation,...
Book cover from The Philosophy Skills Book: Exercises in Philosophical Thinking, Reading, and Writingby Stephen J. Finn
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The Philosophy Skills Book will help you to master the core skills you need to succeed in your study of Philosophy.Taking you through a series of exercises that will help you practise and perfect your reading and writing of Philosophy, this book covers such topics as: Finding arguments and drawing conclusions Finding and resolving inconsistencies Brainstorming and planning your essays Summarizing and defending your argument Using quotations Avoiding common errorsWhether you want to get your...
Book cover from Writing to Clients and Referring Professionals about Psychological Assessment Results: A Handbook of Style and Grammarby J. B. Allyn
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This book is the first on the craft of effective writing structured expressly for the psychologist-assessor. Author J. B. Allyn, a professional writer who specializes in psychology, combines reference book with tutorial. She blends information on the qualities that create a writer’s unique presence on the page with illustrations of correct English grammar. All of the questions, answers, and illustrations evolved from the concerns of psychologist-assessors, as did the examples, which are...
Book cover from After the Endby Jeremy Jon Finn
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It has been nearly one thousand years since the second coming of Christ on the earth. The Kingdom period has been a time of joy, productivity and fellowship among peoples of all nations. Yet along the edges of this paradise, darkness threatens to emerge one last time. Mia, Jerusalem's representative to the North American Federation, and her grandfather Jacob Makawiwo find themselves in the midst of a cataclysmic rebellion that threatens to bring another, and potentially final, end to this world.
Book cover from Youth Violence: Sex and Race Differences in Offending, Victimization, and Gang Membershipby Finn-Aage Esbensen
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"Youth Violence is a thorough and clearly written analysis. There is no other work that systematically examines the intersection of violent offending, victimization, and gang membership with original empirical analyses. This is a compelling policy concern because it is crucial to understand whether we need customized prevention and intervention programs to address these different phenomena."ùCheryl L. Maxson, Associate Professor, Department of Criminology, Law, and Society, University of...
Book cover from American Constitutional Law: Essays, Cases, and Comparative Notes (Volumes 1 and 2)by Donald P. Kommers
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American Constitutional Law: Essays, Cases, and Comparative Notes is a unique casebook that encourages citizens and students of the Constitution to think critically about the fundamental principles and policies of the American constitutional order. In addition to its distinguished authorship, the book has two prominent features that set it apart from other books in the field: an emphasis on the social, political, and moral theory that provides meaning to constitutional law and interpretation,...