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Talk Language: How to Use Conversation for Profit and Pleasure [used book]

By: Allan Pease and Alan Garner

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Australia, Camel: 1986

Seller ID: 004089

ISBN: 0959365818

Condition: Good


Sometimes people are so busy communicating that they don't list to each other. Talk Language teaches us how to understand what people are really saying, and why. Words represent only a small part of the information transmitted in conversation, just as important are circumstances and body language. Talk Language shows how to decode a wide range of everyday signals so you can get the message or intentions a speaker is really conveying - whether intentionally or not it gives many examples of everyday conversational phrases and what they really mean. Talk Language will help you to express yourse... View more info

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The Family Tree Historical Maps Book - Europe : A Country-by-Country Atlas of European History, 1700s-1900s

By: Allison Dolan

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, Family Tree Books: 2015

Seller ID: 002897

ISBN: 1440342040

Condition: New


Journey to the Old Country From Ireland to Italy, Portugal to Poland, Germany to Greece, and everywhere in between, explore your ancestors' European homelands through more than 200 gorgeous reproductions of 18th-century maps, 19th-century and early 20th-century maps. These full-color period maps--covering the peak years of European immigration to America--will help you understand changing boundaries in ancestral countries, and inform your search for genealogical records. Inside you'll find: * Historical maps of the European continent showing how national borders evolved over three centuries * ... View more info

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Once Upon a Slime: 45 Fun Ways to Get Writing Fast!

By: Andy Griffiths

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Australia, Pan: 2013

Seller ID: 002963

ISBN: 1742612091

Condition: New


- Have you ever wondered where ideas come from and how stories are made? - Would you like to know the true stories behind some of Andy and Terry's books and characters? - Are you looking for simple, practical and inspiring writing activities? - Would you like to discover 45 great ways to have fun with words and pictures? If you answered YES to any of these questions, then this is definitely the right book for you! Designed for teachers, students and young aspiring writers, Once Upon a Slime contains 45 fun writing and storytelling activities, such as lists, instructions, cartoons, pe... View more info

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Text Types 2nd Edition A Writing Guide for Students

By: Anne Townsend and Anne Quill

Price: $16.95  $9.95

Publisher: Australia, Farr Books: 2012

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 9780987304278

ISBN: 0987304275

Condition: New


Text Types: a writing guide for students provides a clear reference tool for students, teachers and parents to understand 30 different types of written texts, both literary and factual.This larger format Second Edition has been updated and expanded in the variety of text types and examples included. Examples presented and analysed include many electronic texts. According to the Australian Curriculum: English, students in years 7 to 10 are expected to plan, draft and publish imaginative, informative and persuasive texts using effective vocabulary and language features appropriate for the writer... View more info

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Text Types 3rd Edition A Writing Guide for Students

By: Anne Townsend and Anne Quill and Phillip Oostenbroek

Price: $17.95

Publisher: Australia, Farr Books: 2018

Edition: Third Revised Edition

Seller ID: 9780170419307

ISBN: 0170419304

Condition: New


This comprehensive guide is a unique tool for improving writing skills, and presents imaginative, informative and persuasive texts to meet the requirements of the Australian Curriculum. Text Types: a Writing Guide for Students 3rd Edition provides examples of each text and clear directions about how to write each one. The scaffolding and modelling necessary for the development of writing skills is presented to students, by reviewing over 30 different types of written texts, including electronic texts. Table of Contents: 1 Advertisement 2 Biography (historical recount) 3 Blog 4 Brochure/flyer ... View more info

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Spellbinding Sentences: A Writer's Guide to Achieving Excellence and Captivating Readers

By: Barbara Baig

Price: $29.95

Publisher: USA, Writer's Digest Books: 2015

Seller ID: 003660

ISBN: 1599639157

Condition: New


Elevate Your Writing From So-So To Spectacular! Great writing requires more than an original idea, compelling characters, or a scintillating plot. An author needs all of these to be successful, but writing--and writing well--also demands an entirely different skill set. Spellbinding Sentences arms you with the tools you need to master the power of the English language. In this book, you'll learn the different qualities of words and the many ways those words can be combined to create sentences that hook readers. You'll emulate sentences from your favorite writers, practice proven techniques, an... View more info

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The Writers Guide to Weapons: A Practical Reference for Using Firearms and Knives in Fiction

By: Benjamin Sobieck

Price: $29.95

Publisher: USA, Writer's Digest Books: 2015

Seller ID: 003370

ISBN: 1599638150

Condition: New


When it comes to writing weapons, most authors shoot from the hip--and miss. The Writer's Guide to Weapons will help you hit your target every time. Firearms and knives have starring roles in a wide range of genres--crime, thriller, war, mystery, Western, and more. Unfortunately, many depictions of weapons in novels and film are pure fiction. Knowing the difference between a shotshell and a slug, a pistol and a revolver, or a switchblade and a butterfly knife is essential for imbuing your story with authenticity--and gaining popularity with discerning readers. Inside you'll find: * An in-depth... View more info

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The Write-Brain Workbook : 382 Exercises to Free Your Creative Writing

By: Bonnie Neubauer

Price: $39.95

Publisher: USA, Memory Makers: 2015

Seller ID: 003372

ISBN: 159963838X

Condition: New


Banish the Blank Page! You're seated at your desk, fingers poised above the keyboard, ready to write...but the words aren't coming. You're tapped out--or worse, burnt out. The blank page strikes again. Never fear. If you're battling writer's block, or if you're just looking for ways to flex your creative writing muscles, The Write-Brain Workbook Revised & Expanded will ensure that you never have to face another wordless day. Brimming with 400 stimulating writing prompts--including more than 60 exercises new to this edition--you'll create quirky characters, discover fresh twists on classic word... View more info

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The Magic of NLP Demystified [Second Edition]

By: Byron Lewis

Price: $44.95

Publisher: UK, Crown House Publishing: 2012

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 1845908031

ISBN: 1845908031

Condition: Good


With new and updated material this is the second edition of a work which has long been regarded as one of the best introductions to NLP and, in particular, its Language of Communication model, available. It introduces the reader to a remarkable new approach to the study of human communications and therapeutic change. Managers, sales people, consultants, therapists, parents educators - anyone interested in or involved with influential communications and personal change - will benefit from reading this book, which is written in an informal and entertaining style. ""An especially readable and vis... View more info

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How to Write What You Want to Say in the Primary Years: A Guide for Primary Students who know what they want to say but can't find the words

By: Catherine Black and Patricia Hipwell

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Australia, Boolarong Press: 2014

Seller ID: 9781925046489

ISBN: 1925046486

Condition: New


Young writers who struggle with putting their ideas into writing need language to help them. This book provides that language in the form of sentence starters and connectives. It also provides graphic organisers to help young writers organise their thoughts - a process necessary for good writing. How to write what you want to say. in the primary years: a guide for primary students who know what they want to say but can't find the words provides parents, teachers and young writers with a tool for improving writing. It is suitable for Years 2 to 6. View more info

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Writing Your Legacy: The Step-by-Step Guide to Crafting Your Life Story

By: Cheryl Svensson and Richard Campbell

Price: $24.95

Publisher: USA, Writer's Digest Books: 2015

Seller ID: 003658

ISBN: 1599638770

Condition: New


Craft a meaningful life story! A written legacy of your life--one that encompasses experiences, lessons learned, failures and triumphs--is a gift your family and friends will cherish for years to come. Writing this story may seem daunting, but it doesn't have to be. Writing Your Legacy is a step-by-step guide to chronicling a life story that reflects your true self. Through a series of 35 guided themes, as well as supplementary exercises, you'll explore milestones, relationships, career paths, and major choices, and leave an eloquent record of your life for future generations. You'll also lear... View more info

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Get a Literary Agent: The Complete Guide to Securing Representation for Your Work

By: Chuck Sambuchino

Price: $24.95

Publisher: USA, Writer's Digest Books: 2015

Seller ID: 001902

ISBN: 1599638010

Condition: New


The Ultimate Guide to Getting a Literary Agent! If you dream of scoring the best possible deal with a traditional publisher and seeing your book in print, you need literary representation. Filled with practical, straightforward advice and insider tips, Get a Literary Agent is a one-stop resource for writers of both fiction and nonfiction. You'll learn how to: * Research agents and target the best ones for your work * Navigate the submission process--from best practices to possible pitfalls * Craft a polished query letter and pitch your work effectively * Assemble a book proposal like a pro * F... View more info

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Scribbles from the Suburbs

By: Creative Writers' Group Logan

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Australia, InHouse Publishing: 2015

Seller ID: A1076

ISBN: 1925388069

Condition: New


"Scribbles from the Suburbs" is the first publication, for a collection of works by a small group of amateur writer's from Logan City.Through this eclectic mix of stories, you will travel through country towns and sail on the high seas, ride a country train and enter the cell of a notorious prison. Some will take you back to another era and possibly evoke your own memories. There are twists and unexpected turns that will leave you smiling. A few are loosely based on fact as the author explores their own journey through life. All, however, will leave you glad you came along for the ride.Everyon... View more info

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The Academic Essay: How to Plan, Draft, Write and Edit 2E Revised

By: Derek Soles

Price: $33.95

Publisher: UK, Studymates: 2005

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 000629

ISBN: 1842850652

Condition: New


This book is a step-by-step guide to all the stages of writing an academic essay. The first part deals with gathering, evaluating and organising information; the second how to write effective introductions and concluding paragraphs, and the final section how to revise and edit your work. Full of practical tips and advice gleaned from years of experience as a tutor on the receiving end of essays, this is essential reading for every student in full- or part-time education today. View more info

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The Breakout Novelist: How to Craft Novels That Stand Out and Sell

By: Donald Maass

Price: $29.95

Publisher: USA, Writer's Digest Books: 2015

Seller ID: 001888

ISBN: 159963922X

Condition: New


The must-have reference for novel writers! If you're serious about transforming your writing into vibrant, engaging, and marketable fiction, you've found the right book. The Breakout Novelist gives you the craft and business know-how you need to make your stories stand out. Veteran literary agent Donald Maass brings together the best innovative and practical information from his previous books and workshops to help you set your novel apart from the competition. Maass shares examples from successful and contemporary writers across all genres to equip you with strategies for crafting compelling ... View more info

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Doug Stone's Gold Atlas of Victoria [Revised Edition]

By: Douglas M. Stone

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Australia, Outdoor Press: 2016

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 9780959639254

ISBN: 095963925X

Condition: New


30 years of Doug’s prospecting and mapping work is now contained in one volume—Doug Stone’s Gold Atlas of Victoria. 28 map sheets cover Victoria’s main coarse gold areas. Alluvial gold diggings, mines, reefs and public lands are marked. UTM map grids are also plotted in the margins so you can pinpoint your position using GPS. This revised edition has 10 new maps. Great value when you realise the 28 Gold & Relic Site maps cost over $400 if purchased individually View more info

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Debrett's Manners for Men: What Women Really Want

By: E. Jane Dickson

Price: $39.95

Publisher: UK, ACC Art Books: 2008

Seller ID: 000635

ISBN: 1851495746

Condition: New


This stylish guide will equip today's men with essential knowledge to ensure relationship success with members of the opposite sex. Modern chivalry is manners with a sexy edge - it just makes things easier if you know what women really want. The new code of male manners allows men and women to enjoy their differences without falling into old, patronising patterns. It requires men to think things through, sifting the meaningful gesture from empty convention. Not all this comes naturally to all men, but good manners can be learned. Using the inside knowledge that only women can provide, Debrett'... View more info

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Clark's Publishing Agreements: A Book of Precedents 8th Edition [used book]

By: Edited by Lynette Owen

Price: $95.00

Publisher: UK, Bloomsbury Publishing: 2010

Edition: 8th Edition

Seller ID: A1086

ISBN: 1847665446

Condition: Good


This comprehensive book provides model agreements, covering a variety of publishing circumstances from head contracts to a range of licensing scenarios. Together with detailed explanatory notes, a series of appendices on related topics and a CD-ROM of all precedents, this text will prove invaluable in drafting effective publishing agreements. The new 8th edition has been fully revised and updated to include: Coverage of copyright legislation and developments in the digital age relating to copyright protection and licensing; Coverage of the Digital Economy Bill; A new society journal precedent ... View more info

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Oxford International Primary Atlas 2nd Revised Edition

By: Edited by Patrick Wiegand

Price: $22.95

Publisher: UK, Oxford University Press: 2011

Edition: Second Revised Edition

Seller ID: 9780198480228

ISBN: 0198480229

Condition: New


This new edition of the Oxford International Primary Atlas is clear, bright and informative. It includes up-to-date country data, easy-to-read colourful mapping, and worldwide topographic content, including areas such as Europe, Malta, Cyprus, Middle East, Malaysia and Hong Kong. It features key geographical themes such as landscapes, water, settlements, connections, and environments. Information is presented in an accessible format based on research into how young children use maps, and easy-to-use features include learning statements to summarize each theme, focus panels to prompt independen... View more info

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Senior Text Types 2nd Edition A Writing Guide for Students

By: Elli Housden

Price: $26.50  $19.95

Publisher: Australia, Farr Books: 2013

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 9780170257411

ISBN: 017025741X

Condition: New


Senior Text Types: A Writing Guide for Students has been fully revised to provide a ready reference tool for students, teachers and parents to assist in the production of over 30 different types of written texts. Each text type is presented in a double page format, with one page analysing the structure of the genre and the second page presenting an example of the text. This presentation provides the scaffolding and modelling necessary for the development of writing skills. The guide also includes: ' a glossary of terms ' writing activities ' a matrix of text types Senior Text Types: A Writing ... View more info

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Senior Text Types 3rd Edition A Writing Guide for Students

By: Elli Housden

Price: $27.95

Publisher: Australia, Farr Books: 2018

Edition: Third Revised Edition

Seller ID: 9780170419314

ISBN: 0170419312

Condition: New


Senior Text Types: A Writing Guide for Students is a full colour third edition with new and updated text types and activities. The comprehensive guide is a reference tool for improving writing skills and presents over 30 different types of written texts to senior students. Each text type is presented in a double page format, with one page analysing the structure of the genre and the second page presenting an example of the text ' this presentation provides the scaffolding and modelling necessary for the development of writing skills. Table of Contents :- 1 Advertisement 2 Agenda and minutes: ... View more info

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Debrett's Etiquette for Girls

By: Fleur Britten

Price: $39.95

Publisher: UK, ACC Art Books: 2008

Seller ID: 000634

ISBN: 1851495738

Condition: New


The ultimate girl's guide to getting it right. Etiquette is a revisionist business. New rules are constantly appearing and old ones evolving. A modern survival manual is called for, to lay out the new rules, to point out the pitfalls and to ensure damage limitation. Debrett's, the trusted authority on all matters etiquette, have created the essential guide to life for every girl about town. Etiquette for Girls reassuringly explains how to behave with ease and style in every social situation, covering man management (from flirting to one-night stands and breaking up, having affairs and covering... View more info

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The Writer's Idea Thesaurus: An Interactive Guide for Developing Ideas for Novels and Short Stories

By: Fred White

Price: $29.95

Publisher: USA, Writer's Digest Books: 2014

Seller ID: 000386

ISBN: 1599638223

Condition: New


Endless ideas at your fingertips, and at the turn of a page ...Need an idea for a short story or novel? Look no further than The Writer's Idea Thesaurus. It's far more than a collection of simple writing prompts. You'll find a vast treasury of story ideas inside, organized by subject, theme, and situation categories, and listed alphabetically for easy reference. Author and award-winning writing instructor Fred White shows you how to build out and customize these ideas to create unique plots that reflect your personal storytelling sensibilities, making The Writer's Idea Thesaurus an invaluable ... View more info

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Guinness World Records 2007 [used book]

By: Guinness World Records

Price: $9.00

Publisher: UK, Guinness World Records Ltd: 2006

Seller ID: 1904994113

ISBN: 1904994113

Condition: Good


100% new photographs. Fantastic eye catching electric blue pillars of light holographic cover featuring revolutionary customised mirror ball foil. Over 1500 new and fully updated records. More giant gatefold features that really bring these incredible records to life, including a special World Cup dream team fold-out. A new record breakers hall of fame celebrating the achievements of the most prolific Guinness World Record holders. Brand new captivating spread designs. More interactive spreads including DO try this at home plus pages of ideas for records that can be done in a minute and in a d... View more info

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Guinness World Records 2019 Gamer's Edition

By: Guinness World Records

Price: $22.95

Publisher: UK, Guinness: 2018

Edition: 12th Edition

Seller ID: 1912286475

ISBN: 1912286475

Condition: New


The Guinness World Records Gamer's Edition 2019 is the global authority on all things videogames. The 12th edition of the world's best-selling videogames annual is bursting with amazing records, remarkable feats and marvellous achievements by gamers just like you, who have been inspired by the games they love to play. Inside you'll be able to delve into your favourite games like never before - from returning favourites such as FIFA, Overwatch, Call of Duty, Minecraft, Super Mario and The Legend of Zelda, to all-new instant classics such as Monster Hunter: World, Dragon Ball FighterZ, NieR: Aut... View more info

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Jacaranda Atlas for the Australian Curriculum 8th Edition(Includes Myworld Atlas)

By: Jacaranda

Price: $64.95  $39.95

Publisher: Australia, Jacaranda: 2013

Edition: Eighth Edition

Seller ID: 9781118568736

ISBN: 1118568737

Condition: New


With the Jacaranda Atlas 8th Edition and myWorld Atlas, Jacaranda maintains its position as the leading publisher of school Atlases. It has been completely updated and revised to address the requirements of the Australian Curriculum: Geography. With the inclusion of Jacaranda's award-winning digital atlas, myWorld Atlas, this package combines print and digital. KEY FEATURES . Includes hyrdological and landscape hazards maps for each continent - Australian landscapes and landforms . Provides a comprehensive explanation of the seven concepts that underpin Geography Jacaranda's updated myWorld... View more info

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Jacaranda Primary Atlas Australian Curriculum 4th Edition

By: Jacaranda

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Australia, Jacaranda: 2013

Edition: 4th Revised Edition

Seller ID: 9781118615232

ISBN: 1118615239

Condition: New


The Jacaranda Primary Atlas 4e has taken up the exciting opportunity to revise its contents to meet the requirements of the Australian Curriculum: Geography. Retaining its mapping excellence and graded skill development, the atlas presents a wealth of gazetteer and thematic maps, new case studies and fully updated statistics that address the curriculum content descriptions for Years 3-6. Features . Includes important innovations such as satellite images, enhanced subcontinental maps, case studies and coverage of critical global themes and issues . Map keys are clear and accessible for primary... View more info

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Jacaranda Atlas Ninth Edition (Includes MyWorld Atlas) 50th Anniversary Edition

By: Jacaranda

Price: $74.95

Publisher: Australia, Jacaranda: 2017

Edition: Ninth Edition

Seller ID: 9780730346104

ISBN: 0730346102

Condition: New


The iconic Jacaranda Atlas is celebrating 50 years with the Jacaranda Atlas 9th Edition. This new hardcover edition features brand new content and, for the first time, comes with a complimentary eBook that provides 1:1 correspondence with the print. Students and teachers get the best of both formats in a single resource—high quality and award-winning print maps, plus interactive digital maps and tools. More than just a reference, the Jacaranda Atlas fully supports the curriculum at every year level from 7-12 and can be used to teach essential geographical skills. Product suite includes: Prin... View more info

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The Blue Book of Grammar and Punctuation 11th Edition An Easy-to-use Guide with Clear Rules, Real-world Examples, and Reproducible Quizzes

By: Jane Straus and Lester Kaufman and Tom Stern

Price: $26.95

Publisher: USA, Wiley: 2014

Edition: 11th Edition

Seller ID: 9781118785560

ISBN: 1118785568

Condition: New


A revised and updated new edition of the bestselling workbook and grammar guide The Blue Book of Grammar and Punctuation is a concise, entertaining workbook and guide to English grammar, punctuation, and usage. This user-friendly resource includes simple explanations of grammar, punctuation, and usage; scores of helpful examples; dozens of reproducible worksheets; and pre- and post-tests to help teach grammar to students of all ages. Appropriate for virtually any age range, this authoritative guide makes learning English grammar and usage simple and fun. This updated Eleventh Edition reflects ... View more info

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Communications Skills Handbook [Fourth Edition]

By: Jane Summers and Brett Smith

Price: $55.95

Publisher: Australia, Wiley: 2014

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 9781118646014

ISBN: 1118646010

Condition: New


The new fourth edition of this popular handbook has been revised and updated to equip contemporary students with the written and oral communication guidelines they need to succeed at university and beyond. Suitable for use across all disciplines, the handbook provides successful approaches to researching, writing and referencing, along with a wealth of examples and practical tips for preparing and presenting oral reports, essays and assignments. The new fourth edition of this popular handbook has been revised and updated to equip contemporary students with the written and oral communicatio... View more info