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    Award and Prize Winners
    Man Booker Prize Winners (1997-2014)
    The Man Booker Prize honors the best work of fiction written in English by a citizen of a current or former British Commonwealth country. In 2014, American authors became eligible for the prize. Considered Britain's most prestigious literary priz...
    Liz Olson
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    Romantic Couples in Literature
    by Maya Cohen Do you prefer fictional romance to the real thing? If so, snuggle up this Valentine's Day with some seductive stories, and immerse yourself in tales of literary love. ...
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    8 Classic Dr. Seuss Books for Kids of All Ages
    Dr. Seuss books are a must-have in every child's library! To celebrate Dr. Seuss Day on March 2, we've rounded up our favorite classics by this best-selling author. Which is your favorite? ...
    Lindsay Hutton
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    Stanley D. Klein, Ph.D.
    Stanley D. Klein, Ph.D.Stanley D. Klein, Ph.D., is the former Editor in Chief of Exceptional Parent magazine. Klein, a clinical psychologist and editor, cofounded the magazine in 1971.Klein serves as a research associate in Medicine (Pediatrics) ...
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    Connie Collins
    Connie CollinsConnie Collins is a professional school counselor who worked in public education for 35 years as a teacher and counselor at the middle school and secondary levels. She currently works as a consultant and trainer on the topics of div...
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    Gavin de Becker
    Gavin de BeckerGavin de Becker is widely regarded as the leading U.S. expert on the prediction and management of violence. He is the best-selling author of The Gift of Fear and Protecting the Gift. His work has earned him three Presidential appoi...
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    Best Parenting Resource Books
    Whether you are new to parenting or an old pro, you're bound to have questions at some point in your child's life. We've provided a comprehensive list of the best books to turn to when parenting has you questioning everything you do. ...
    Lindsay Hutton
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    Noreen H. Joslyn, LISW, ACSW
    Noreen H. Joslyn, LISW, ACSWNoreen Joslyn is a licensed independent social worker in the state of Ohio, and is a member of the Academy of Certified Social Workers. She has a master's degree in Social Work, specializing in family and children, fro...
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    Henry Bernstein, M.D.
    Henry Bernstein, M.D.Henry Bernstein, M.D., is currently the associate chief of the Division of General Pediatrics and the director of Primary Care at Children's Hospital, Boston. He also has an academic appointment at Harvard Medical School. Ber...
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    Shari Nethersole, M.D.
    Shari Nethersole, M.D.Shari Nethersole is a physician at Children's Hospital, Boston, and an instructor in Pediatrics at Harvard Medical School. She graduated from Yale University and Harvard Medical School, and did her internship and residency ...
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    Resources for Parents: The High-School Years
    Resources for Parents: The High-School YearsInterested in more information about how to help your child during high school? We've put together this list of our favorite resources. Books: Majoring in High School: Survival Tips for Students Carol ...
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    Carleton Kendrick, Ed.M., LCSW
    Carleton Kendrick, Ed.M., LCSWCarleton Kendrick is the coauthor of Take Your Nose Ring Out, Honey, We're Going to Grandma's. He's been in private practice as a family therapist and has worked as a consultant for more than 20 years. He has condu...
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    More Books by Tomie dePaola
    More Books by Tomie dePaolaStrega Nona For Ages: 4-8 Big Anthony meets his match in this hilarious adventure. As he watches Strega Nona work her magic on a pasta pot, Big Anthony has his own great idea -- he's going to use the magic pot to feed ...
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    Resources for Gifted Education
    Top 10 Books on Giftedness
    Top 10 Books on Giftedness1. Bringing Out the Best: A Resource Guide for Parents of Young Gifted Children by Jacqulyn Saunders with Pamela Espelund. Free Spirit Publishing A highly practical book. Gives suggestions for enriching home learning plu...
    Noreen H. Joslyn, LISW, ACSW
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    Jeff Kinney Named to "Time 100"
    Jeff Kinney Named to "Time 100" BOSTON - May 6, 2009 - Education Network's Jeff Kinney has gone from "Wimpy Kid" to one of "Time" magazine's 100 most influential people of 2009. Kinney, design director for the family of educational and informati...
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    Lois Ehlert
    More Books by Lois Ehlert
    More Books by Lois EhlertLois Ehlert is the author of many award-winning picture books, including Market Day, named a Best Illustrated Book of the Year by the New York Times. Read more books by this author of Waiting for Wings: Chicka Chicka Boo...
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    Coping With ADHD
    LD and ADHD Reading List
    LD and ADHD Reading List Do you want to learn more about learning disabilities or ADHD? Are you looking for a book for your child on the topic? You've come to the right place! These are special-education teacher Eileen Marzola's top picks. Read t...
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    Kids and Violence
    Gavin de Becker
    Gavin de BeckerGavin de Becker is widely regarded as our nation's leading expert on the prediction and management of violence. He is the best-selling author of The Gift of Fear and Protecting the Gift. (Read what people are saying about this impo...