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  • Chineasy

    The New Way to Read Chinese

    by ShaoLan

    'May revolutionize the teaching of Chinese around the world' - The Sunday Times. Learning Chinese has always been difficult ... until now. Breaking down the Great Wall of language, ShaoLan has unpicked Chinese characters and created a simple and beautifully illustrated system for quickly understanding the basic building blocks of the written language. Working with illustrator Noma Bar and ... Read more

    $25.40 AUD

  • ABC: Cute Cartoon Animals - Spring Mother's Day Gift Idea

    by DA TOP Children Books and 1 more

    Contains more than 50 outstanding illustrations, full color, ages 2-7.ABC: Cute Cartoon Animals Alphabet is the only one of its kind bright and vibrant picture e-book for toddlers and preschoolers. Adults and children alike will adore the visual wealth of this enjoyable alphabetical voyage with cute animal companions. It is easy for little eyes and exceptionally well illustrated. Each of the 54 ... Read more

    $4.59 AUD

  • Improve Your Handwriting

    Learn to write in a confident and fluent hand: the writing classic for adult learners and calligraphy enthusiasts

    by Rosemary Sassoon and 1 more

    Improve Your Handwriting is the only title to be written specifically for adults who are experiencing problems with their writing. Co-authored by a world-renowned expert on handwriting and a professional calligrapher, it uses self-diagnosis tests to help you identify your problem, before encouraging you to experiment and choose the style that suits you best. Covering everything from holding a pen, ... Read more

    $11.99 AUD

  • The Elements of Style, Fourth Edition

    by William Strunk and 2 more

    'The Elements of Style' (1918), by William Strunk, Jr., is an American English writing style guide. It is the best-known, most influential prescriptive treatment of English grammar and usage, and often is required reading and usage in U.S. high school and university composition classes. This edition of 'The Elements of Style' details eight elementary rules of usage, ten elementary principles of ... Read more

    $0.99 AUD

  • ABC: Cute Fruit and Veggie Alphabet - Spring Mother's Day Gift Idea

    by DA TOP Children Books and 2 more

    Contains more than 50 outstanding illustrations, full color, ages 2-7.ABC: Cute Fruit and Veggie Alphabet is the only one of its kind bright and vibrant picture e-book for toddlers and preschoolers. Adults and children alike will adore the visual wealth of this enjoyable alphabetical voyage with cute vegetable companions. It is easy for little eyes and exceptionally well illustrated. Each of the ... Read more

    $4.59 AUD

  • 簡單日語50音(有聲書)

    The Guide to Japanese 50 Sounds

    by 東西文坊

    《簡單日語50音》旨在提供日語初學者一敲門磚,助您踏出正確的第一步,期待您有朝一日能登堂入室,成為一位精通日語的高手。鑑於發音的重要性,我們特聘日籍老師以純正的東京腔錄製語音,並搭配方便且先進的epub3電子書mp3播放器,這不但可助您解決日語音調難以掌握的困擾,更可鍛煉您的聽力。希望這本小書是您精進日語的跳板,助您早日實現優游於日語世界的夢想。學會50音後,我們已精心為您策劃一系列初級、中級、中高級、高級程度的日語自修書,建議您可以視個人的學習狀況,一步步往上學習。 ... Read more

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  • ABC: Cute Animal Alphabet - Spring Mother's Day Gift Idea

    by DA TOP Children Books and 2 more

    Contains more than 50 outstanding illustrations, full color, ages 2-7.ABC: Cute Animal Alphabet is the only one of its kind bright and vibrant picture e-book for toddlers and preschoolers. Adults and children alike will adore the visual wealth of this enjoyable alphabetical voyage with cute animal companions. It is easy for little eyes and uniquely illustrated by Helen Murano and designed by John ... Read more

    $4.59 AUD

  • Greek to Me

    Adventures of the Comma Queen

    by Mary Norris

    The Comma Queen returns with a buoyant book about language, love, and the wine-dark sea.In her New York Times bestseller Between You & Me, Mary Norris delighted readers with her irreverent tales of pencils and punctuation in the New Yorker‘s celebrated copy department. In Greek to Me, she delivers another wise and funny paean to the art of self-expression, this time filtered through her greatest ... Read more

    $19.57 AUD

  • Pagan Portals - Runes

    by Kylie Holmes

    Runes are an ancient Scandinavian writing system. They have been used for hundreds of years as part of magical rituals, spells and foretelling the future and are steeped in mystery and secrecy. This ... ... Read more

    $5.60 AUD

  • The Written World

    How Literature Shaped History

    by Martin Puchner

    From clay tablets to the printing press.From the pencil to the internet.From the Epic of Gilgamesh to Harry Potter.This is the true story of literature -- of how great texts and technologies have shaped cultures and civilizations and altered human history.The inventions of paper, the printing press and the world wide web are usually considered the major influences on the way we share stories. L... ... Read more

    $18.58 AUD

  • A Place For Everything

    The Curious History of Alphabetical Order

    by Judith Flanders

    Few of us think much of the alphabet and its familiar sing-song order once we’ve learned it as children. And yet the order of the alphabet, that simple knowledge that we take for granted, plays far more of a role in our lives than we usually consider. From the school register to the telephone book, from dictionaries and encyclopaedias to the library shelves, our lives are ordered from A to Z.This ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD

  • Shady Characters

    Ampersands, Interrobangs and other Typographical Curiosities

    by Keith Houston

    Keith Houston's entertaining book, inspired by his popular blog shadycharacters.co.uk, tells the unexpected stories of some unusual, and familiar, typographical marks and reveals a fascinating history of writing.Every character we write or type is a link to the past, and in today's printed, electronic and scrawled writing their history stares right back at us. This book charts the lives of some of ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Alphabetical

    How Every Letter Tells a Story

    by Michael Rosen

    From minding your Ps and Qs to wondering why X should mark the spot, Alphabetical is a book for everyone who loves words and language. Whether it's how letters are arranged on keyboards or Viking runes, textspeak or zip codes, this book will change the way you think about letters for ever.How on Earth did we fix upon our twenty-six letters, what do they really mean, and how did we come to write ... Read more

    $13.99 AUD

  • Japanese Hiragana & Katakana for Beginners

    First Steps to Mastering the Japanese Writing System [Downloadable Content Included]

    by Timothy G. Stout

    The method that's helped thousands in the U.S. and Japan learn Japanese successfully.The Japanese language has two basic writing systems, hiragana and katakana, in addition to the one that uses Chinese characters or Kanji. This handy book teaches you a new mnemonics–based method to read and write the basic 92 hiragana and katakana characters. Along with its sister book: Japanese Kanji for ... Read more

    $15.83 AUD

  • Easy Indonesian

    Learn to Speak Indonesian Quickly (Downloadable Audio Included)

    by Thomas G. Oey Ph.D. and 1 more

    series Easy Language Series
    This practical and concise self–study guide will help you learn Indonesian in a very short timeIndonesia is the hot new Asian destination, a country where lively conversation, good humor and warm human interaction are integral parts of daily life. In addition, the Indonesian language is widely considered to be one of the easiest Asian languages for Westerners to learn. Easy Indonesian brings ... Read more

    $15.83 AUD

  • Pocket Tagalog Dictionary

    Tagalog-English English-Tagalog

    by Renato Perdon

    series Periplus Pocket Dictionaries
    It's never a good idea to be overly–relient on technology while traveling! Look up words quickly and easily with this great little Tagalog dictionary.Intended for use by tourists, students, and business people traveling to The Philippines Pocket Tagalog Dictionary is an essential tool for communication and a great way to learn Tagalog. It features all the essential Tagalog vocabulary appropriate ... Read more

    $7.91 AUD

  • Japanese Stories for Language Learners

    Bilingual Stories in Japanese and English (MP3 Downloadable Audio Included)

    by Anne McNulty and 2 more

    A great story can lead a reader on a journey of discovery—especially if it's presented in two languages!Beautifully illustrated in a traditional style, Japanese Stories for Language Learners offers five compelling stories with English and Japanese language versions appearing on facing pages. Taking learners on an exciting cultural and linguistic journey, each story is followed by detailed ... Read more

    $22.10 AUD

  • Survival Vietnamese

    How to Communicate without Fuss or Fear - Instantly! (Vietnamese Phrasebook)

    by Bac Hoai Tran

    series Survival Series
    A handy Vietnamese phrasebook and guide to the Vietnamese language, Survival Vietnamese contains basic vocabulary necessary for getting around.This book contains all the necessary words and phrases for speaking Vietnamese in any kind of setting. Perfect for students, tourists, or business people learning Vietnamese or traveling to Vietnam, it also contains a beginner guide to the Vietnamese ... Read more

    $7.91 AUD

  • Korean Stories For Language Learners

    Traditional FolktaleLANGs in Korean and English (MP3 Downloadable Audio Included)

    by Julie Damron and 1 more

    The most enjoyable way to learn about an unfamiliar culture is through its stories—especially when they're told in two languages!Korean Stories for Language Learners introduces 42 traditional Korean folktales with bilingual Korean and English versions, presented on facing pages, together with detailed notes and exercises aimed at beginning learners of the language. The book can be used as a reader ... Read more

    $22.10 AUD

  • Tagalog for Beginners

    An Introduction to Filipino, the National Language of the Philippines (Downloadable MP3 Audio Included)

    by Joi Barrios

    This is a straightforward and user–friendly guide to the Tagalog language.Tagalog for Beginners is the book to help you learn Tagalog (Filipino) on your own, efficiently and accurately—whether you're traveling to the Philippines for a vacation or a business trip, or you have ties to the sizeable Tagalog-speaking community in the U.S., or you're merely a language lover.From the fascinating history ... Read more

    $21.99 AUD

  • Japanese Kanji for Beginners

    (JLPT Levels N5 & N4) First Steps to Learning the Basic Japanese Characters [Includes Printable Flash Cards]

    by Timothy G. Stout and 1 more

    The method that's helped thousands in the U.S. and Japan learn Japanese successfully.The Japanese language has two primary writing systems, kanji characters—which are based on Chinese characters and hiragana and katakana—a mnemonics based alphabet. This handy book teaches you a new mnemonics-based method to read and write the 430 highest-frequency kanji characters. Along with its sister book: ... Read more

    $20.89 AUD

  • Masters of the Word

    How Media Shaped History

    by William L Bernstein

    From the author of A Splendid Exchange comes a remarkable history of media - from the alphabet to the internet - that examines how it has shaped human society over millennia.In Masters of the Word, Bernstein chronicles the development of the technology of human communication, or media, starting with the birth of writing thousands of years ago in Mesopotamia. In Sumer, and then Egypt, this ... Read more

    $14.51 AUD

  • Learn Nepali Alphabets & Numbers

    Nepali for Kids, #1

    by Aditi S.

    series Nepali for Kids #1
    Did you ever want to teach your kids the basics of Nepali ?Learning Nepali can be fun with this book.In this book you will find the following features:Nepali AlphabetsNepali NumbersNepali Words with English TranslationColorful Images to Connect all of the above points ... Read more

    $3.99 AUD