The Price of Privilege: How Parental Pressure and Material Advantage Are Creating a Generation of Disconnected and Unhappy Kids

Author Madeline, PhD Levine ISBN-10 006059585X ISBN-13 9780060595852 Year 2008-04-22 Pages 256 Language English Publisher Harper Perennial Download Link Click Here In recent years numerous studies have shown that bright charming seemingly confident and socially skilled teenagers from affluent loving families are experiencing epidemic rates of depression substance abuse and anxiety disorders rates higher than in any other socioeconomic group of American adolescents Materialism pressure to achieve perfectionism and disconnection are combining to create a perfect storm that is devastating children of privilege and their parents alike In this eye opening provocative and essential book clinical psychologist Madeline Levine explodes one child rearing myth after another With empathy and candor she identifies toxic cultural influences and well intentioned but misguided parenting practices that are detrimental to a child s healthy self development Her thoughtful practical advice provides solutions that will enable parents to help their emotionally troubled star child cultivate an authentic sense of self

Top 10 Seattle (Eyewitness Top 10 Travel Guide)

Author Eric Amrine ISBN-10 1465429581 ISBN-13 9781465429582 Year 2015-08-04 Pages 128 Language English Publisher DK Eyewitness Travel Download Link Click Here DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Top 10 Seattle is your pocket guide to the very best of the city of Seattle Packed with activities for travelers to enjoy our Top 10 Guide to Seattle lets you experience the best of this city from the Public Market to the best places to stop for coffee to the most delicious restaurants and cafes in the city Find places to cycle sail or ski or take a ferry excursion of Puget Sound From the best shopping districts and markets to fun activities for children to the loveliest lakes gardens and parks our Top 10 Guide is packed with insider tips that will help you make the most of your trip to Seattle Discover DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Top 10 Seattle True to its name this Top 10 guidebook covers all major sights and attractions in easy to use top 10 lists that help you plan the vacation that s right for you Don t miss destination highlights Things to do and places to eat drink and shop by area Free color pull out…

Escape From Davao: The Forgotten Story of the Most Daring Prison Break of the Pacific War

Author John D. Lukacs ISBN-10 0451234103 ISBN-13 9780451234100 Year 2011-05-03 Pages 448 Language English Publisher Caliber Download Link Click Here One of the greatest Pacific war stories never told On April 4 1943 ten American prisoners of war and two Filipino convictsnicknamed the Davao Dozenexecuted a daring escape from one of Japan s most notorious prison camps Called the greatest story of the war in the Pacific by the War Department in 1944 the full account has never been tolduntil now A product of years of in depth research John D Lukacs s gripping description of the escape brings this remarkable tale to life In this remarkable contribution to the realm of WWII POW narrative Lukacs describes the dramatic escape for a new generation to admire the resourcefulness and patriotism of the men who fought in the Pacific Like the event it covers Escape from Davao is unique You are holding in your hands the story of the only successful American group escape from a Japanese camp James Bradley author of Flags of Our Fathers

The Harriet Lane Handbook: Mobile Medicine Series, 20e

Author Johns Hopkins Hospital ISBN-10 8131238903 ISBN-13 9780323096447 Year 2014-06-03 Pages 1152 Language English Publisher Saunders Download Link Click Here Trusted by generations of residents and practitioners The Harriet Lane Handbook remains your first choice for fast accurate information on pediatric diagnosis and treatment The first medical reference book written by residents for residents and reviewed by expert faculty at The Johns Hopkins Hospital it continues to provide the gold standard in point of care clinical information for any health care professional treating pediatric patients first choice for fast and accurate information on various pediatric presentations their diagnosis and treatment recommendations a very portable compact as well as up to date information resource for the front line clinicians Reviewed by BACCH Newsletter March 2015 Access the complete contents online at Expert Consult including frequent updates to the trusted and comprehensive Pediatric Drug Formulary Take advantage of the most dependable drug information available with thoroughly updated one of a kind Pediatric Formulary providing the standard of pediatric care from the leading pediatric hospital in the world Trust thoroughly updated content that includes parameters for pediatric and neonatal septic shock guidelines for acute management of severe traumatic brain injury a convenient table…

USMLE Step 1 Lecture Notes 2017: 7-Book Set (Kaplan Test Prep)

Author Kaplan Medical ISBN-10 150620841X ISBN-13 9781506208411 Year 2017-01-03 Pages 2752 Language English Publisher Kaplan Publishing Download Link Click Here Get thenewest edition of the only official Kaplan lecture notes for USMLE Step 1 available for salecomplete with comprehensive information you need to ace this section of the boards and match into the residency of your choice Up to date Updated annually by Kaplans all star medical expert faculty Complete Contains over 2 700 pages in 7 full color volumes Integrated Packed with clinical correlations and bridges between disciplines Learner efficient Organized in outline format with high yield summary boxes Trusted Used by thousands of med students each year to succeed on USMLE Step 1 Cost effective 384 93 value Extensive Includes 7 volumes in setPathology Pharmacology Physiology Biochemistry and Medical Genetics Immunology and Microbiology Anatomy and Behavioral Science Social Sciences United States Medical Licensing Examination USMLE is a joint program of the Federation of State Medical Boards FSMB and the National Board of Medical Examiners NBME

Devotion: An Epic Story of Heroism, Friendship, and Sacrifice

Author Adam Makos ISBN-10 0804176604 ISBN-13 9780804176606 Year 2017-03-21 Pages 464 Language English Publisher Ballantine Books Download Link Click Here For readers of Unbroken comes an unforgettable tale of courage from Americas forgotten war in Korea by the New York Times bestselling author of A Higher Call Devotion tells the inspirational story of the U S Navys most famous aviator duo Lieutenant Tom Hudner and Ensign Jesse Brown and the Marines they fought to defend A white New Englander from the country club scene Tom passed up Harvard to fly fighters for his country An African American sharecroppers son from Mississippi Jesse became the navys first black carrier pilot defending a nation that wouldnt even serve him in a bar While much of America remained divided by segregation Jesse and Tom joined forces as wingmen in Fighter Squadron 32 Adam Makos takes us into the cockpit as these bold young aviators cut their teeth at the worlds most dangerous joblanding on the deck of an aircraft carriera line of work that Jesses young wife Daisy struggles to accept Deployed to the Mediterranean Tom and Jesse meet the Fleet Marines boys like PFC Red Parkinson a farm kid from the Catskills…

The Epidemic (Program)

Author Suzanne Young ISBN-10 1481444689 ISBN-13 9781481444682 Year 2017-04-18 Pages 400 Language English Publisher Simon Pulse Download Link Click Here Can one girl help others find closure by slipping into the identities of their loved ones Find out in this riveting sequel to The Remedy and companion to the New York Times bestselling The Program and The Treatment In a world before The Program Quinlan McKee has spent her life acting as other people She was a closera person hired to play the role of the recently deceased in order to give their families closure Through this process Quinn learned to read people and situations even losing a bit of herself to do so But she couldnt have guessed how her last case would bring down her entire world The only person Quinn trusts is Deacon her best friend and the love of her life Except Deacons been keeping secrets of his own so Quinn must set out alone to find Arthur Pritchard the doctor whos been trying to control her life The journey brings Quinn to Arthurs daughter Virginia who tells Quinn the truth about Pritchards motives The former closer will start to see that she is the first…

Teach Like a PIRATE: Increase Student Engagement, Boost Your Creativity, and Transform Your Life as an Educator

Author Dave Burgess ISBN-10 0988217600 ISBN-13 9780988217607 Year 2012-08-18 Pages 202 Language English Publisher Dave Burgess Consulting, Incorporated Download Link Click Here Based on Dave Burgess s popular Teach Like a PIRATE seminars this book offers inspiration practical techniques and innovative ideas that will help you to increase student engagement boost your creativity and transform your life as an educator You ll learn how to Tap into and dramatically increase your passion as a teacher Develop outrageously engaging lessons that draw students in like a magnet Establish rapport and a sense of camaraderie in your classroom Transform your class into a life changing experience for your students This groundbreaking inspirational manifesto contains over 30 hooks specially designed to captivate your class and 170 brainstorming questions that will skyrocket your creativity Once you learn the Teach Like a PIRATE system you ll never look at your role as an educator the same again

The Harder You Fall: A sizzling contemporary romance (Original Heartbreakers)

Author Gena Showalter ISBN-10 0373788924 ISBN-13 9780373788927 Year 2015-11-24 Pages 432 Language English Publisher HQN Books Download Link Click Here From New York Times bestselling author Gena Showalter comes another scorching Original Heartbreakers tale featuring an aloof bad boy and the rowdy Southern belle who rocks his worldMillionaire video game creator Lincoln West has a dark and tragic past The sought after bachelor lives by a rigid schedule and a single ruleone relationship per year lasting no more than two months No exceptions When he gave up the big city for a small town he hoped to escape the worst of his memoriesuntil a brash beauty dredges up long buried emotions A reformed party girl Jessie Kay Dillon is determined to walk the straight and narrow But her love hate sizzle with West is just too irresistible They can t be near each other without tearing off their clothes but the last thing she needs is to be his next two month dump Will she become the one exception Because as any former girl gone wild knows rules are made to be broken Emotional heart tugging kept me turning the pages Carly Phillips New York Times Bestselling Author

Lumberjanes Vol. 5: Band Together

Author Shannon Watters ISBN-10 1608869199 ISBN-13 9781608869190 Year 2016-12-13 Pages 112 Language English Publisher BOOM! Box Download Link Click Here The Lumberjanes meet rock n roll mermaids Excited for the annual Bandicoot Bacchanal Ripley recruits her friends to help her get ready for the dance But before the Lumberjanes know it something mysterious begins to bubble to the surface of the lake near camp Will the Lumberjanes be able to bring peace to the lake in time for the Bacchanal This New York Times Best Seller and multiple Eisner Award winning series written by Shannon Watters with Kat Leyh and illustrated by Carolyn Nowak Rungs follows the Lumberjanes as they face new challenges in their friendships and embark on fantastical adventures And ever wonder how the Lumberjanes first met Find out in the story written by Noelle Stevenson Nimona Runaways and illustrated by Brooke Allen A Home for Mr Easter when they take a trip back to the first day of camp and witness how the Lumberjanes friendship to the max began