Recommended books by A. J. Finn
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Book › HardcoverThe #1 Instant New York Times Bestseller – Soon to be a Major Motion Picture
“Astounding. Thrilling. Amazing.” —Gillian Flynn
“Unputdownable.” —Stephen King
“A dark, twisty confection.” —Ruth Ware
“Absolutely gripping.” —Louise Penny
For 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...
A Handbook for Personalized Competency-Based Education: Ensure All Students Master Content by Designing and Implementing a PCBE System
Book › PaperbackIn 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...
Book › PaperbackUna mujer sola y vulnerable, recluida en su casa, ve desde la ventana algo que no debería haber visto.
Pero nadie la cree.
Una historia poderosa y retorcida.
Una protagonista intensa y muy real.
Un sofisticado thriller psicológico para el nuevo milenio con la tensa atmósfera y la oscura elegancia de los mejores clásicos del cine negro.
Nº 1 de The New York Times desde su publicación.
Nº 1 en Australia y Nueva Zelanda
No sabe si lo ha visto o...
Book › PaperbackThe 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
Book › HardcoverThis 860-page collection contains all of Robert E. Howard's Conan the Cimmerian stories published during his lifetime, contextualized with biographical details of their author. The hardcover, a Multimedia Bundle Edition, includes the e-book and audiobook editions as downloadable bonus content.
Excerpt from Introduction:
"When the first Conan of Cimmeria story appeared in the pages of Weird Tales magazine in December 1932, nothing quite like it had ever before appeared in...
Literacy with an Attitude, Second Edition: Educating Working-Class Children in Their Own Self-Interest
Book › PaperbackA comprehensive update of the classic study that delivers both a passionate plea and strategies for teachers, parents, and community organizers to give working-class children the same type of empowering education and powerful literacy skills that the children of upper- and middle-class people receive.
Book › PaperbackFisica basica
Book › PaperbackThe Jewish community has long influenced and shaped Chicago, helping the city grow from its humble beginnings to the metropolis it is today. But too often, their contributions are forgotten.
In Remembering Chicago’s Jews, author James J. Finn documents the lives and achievements of Chicago Jews from 1832 to 1920. The stories of more than five hundred people are included, complete with their own biographies and explanations of how they contributed to Chicago’s Jewish and secular...
Book › HardcoverDust Jacket in Very Good condition.
Book › HardcoverIf you care about the education of a child, you need this book. Comprehensive and easy to use, it will inform, empower, and encourage you. Just as William J. Bennett's The Book of Virtues has helped millions of Americans teach young people about character, The Educated Child delivers what you need to take control. With coauthors Chester E. Finn, Jr., and John T. E. Cribb, Jr., former Secretary of Education Bennett provides the indispensable guide. Championing a clear "back-to-basics" curriculum...