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  • Short Stories in Korean for Intermediate Learners

    Read for pleasure at your level, expand your vocabulary and learn Korean the fun way!

    by Olly Richards

    series Foreign Language Graded Reader Series
    An unmissable collection of eight unconventional and captivating short stories for young adult and adult intermediate learners of Korean."Olly's top-notch language-learning insights are right in line with the best of what we know from neuroscience and cognitive psychology about how to learn effectively. I love his work - and you will too!" - Barbara Oakley, PhD, Author of New York Times bestseller ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Proven Speed Reading Techniques: Read More Than 300 Pages in 1 Hour. A Guide for Beginners on How to Read Faster With Comprehension (Includes Advanced Learning Exercises)

    by John R. Torrance

    Become a Speed Reading Expert, Learn Faster and Impress Everyone with Your Vast Knowledge!Does your job require a ton of reading, and you're struggling to go through everything in time?Are you a student who regularly has to read a mountain of books for your exams?When was the last time your hectic schedule allowed you to curl under a blanket, and spend hours reading?If these scenarios sound ... Read more

    $9.99 AUD

  • Overcoming Dyslexia (2020 Edition)

    Second Edition, Completely Revised and Updated

    by Sally Shaywitz and 3 more

    From one of the world's preeminent experts on reading and dyslexia, the most comprehensive, up-to-date, and practical book available on identifying, understanding, and overcoming reading problems--now revised to reflect the latest research and evidence-based approaches.Dyslexia is the most common learning disorder on the planet, affecting about one in five individuals, regardless of age or gender. ... Read more

    $21.66 AUD

  • How to Read a Book

    by Mortimer J. Adler and 1 more

    With half a million copies in print, How to Read a Book is the best and most successful guide to reading comprehension for the general reader, completely rewritten and updated with new material.A CNN Book of the Week: “Explains not just why we should read books, but how we should read them. It's masterfully done.” –Farheed ZakariaOriginally published in 1940, this book is a rare phenomenon, a ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD

  • Madrigal's Magic Key to Spanish

    A Creative and Proven Approach

    by Margarita Madrigal and 1 more

    Learn the basics of the Spanish language with this easy-to-use guide by one of America's most prominent language teachers.Anyone can read, write, and speak Spanish in only a few short weeks with this unique and proven method, which completely eliminates rote memorization and boring drills. With original black and white illustration by Andy Warhol, Madrigal's Magic Key to Spanish will provide ... Read more

    $15.50 AUD

  • How to Write a Sentence

    And How to Read One

    by Stanley Fish

    “Like a long periodic sentence, this book rumbles along, gathers steam, shifts gears, and packs a wallop.”—Roy Blount Jr.“Language lovers will flock to this homage to great writing.”—BooklistOutspoken New York Times columnist Stanley Fish offers an entertaining, erudite analysis of language and rhetoric in this delightful celebration of the written word. Drawing on a wide range of great writers, ... Read more

    $15.99 AUD

  • Complete Indonesian Beginner to Intermediate Course

    Learn to read, write, speak and understad a new language with Teach Yourself

    by Eva Nyimas and 2 more

    Are you looking for a complete course in Indonesian (Bahasa Indonesia) which takes you effortlessly from beginner to confident speaker? Whether you are starting from scratch, or are just out of practice, Complete Indonesian will guarantee success!Fully updated to make your language learning experience fun and interactive, with complete online audio support. You can still rely on the benefits of a ... Read more

    $22.99 AUD

  • Speed Reading in a Week: Teach Yourself

    How To Speed Read In Seven Simple Steps

    by Tina Konstant

    series In A Week
    The ability to read, understand and remember material is crucial to anyone who wants to advance their career.Written by Tina Konstant, a leading expert on speed reading as both a coach and a practitioner, this book quickly teaches you the insider secrets you need to know to in order to quickly deal with large amounts of reading.The highly motivational 'in a week' structure of the book provides ... Read more

    $8.99 AUD

  • Breakthrough Rapid Reading

    by Peter Kump

    The former National Director of Education for Evelyn Wood Reading Dynamics. presents his do-it-yourself program for increasing reading speed and boosting comprehension. This program distills fundamental principles and skills chat can be learned at home with the help of the drills and exercises provided. And because it lets readers choose their own materials and set their own pace, it's the ideal ... Read more

    $23.31 AUD

  • Short Stories in French for Beginners

    Read for pleasure at your level, expand your vocabulary and learn French the fun way!

    by Olly Richards and 1 more

    series Foreign Language Graded Reader Series
    An unmissable collection of eight unconventional and captivating short stories for young and adult learners."I love Olly's work - and you will too!" - Barbara Oakley, PhD, Author of New York Times bestseller A Mind for NumbersShort Stories in French for Beginners has been written especially for students from beginner to intermediate level, designed to give a sense of achievement, and most ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Short Stories in Spanish for Beginners

    by Olly Richards

    series Foreign Language Graded Reader Series
    An unmissable collection of eight unconventional and captivating short stories for young and adult learners."I love Olly's work - and you will too!" - Barbara Oakley, PhD, Author of New York Times bestseller A Mind for NumbersShort Stories in Spanish for Beginners has been written especially for students from beginner to intermediate level, designed to give a sense of achievement, and most ... Read more

    $12.99 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

  • The Book Whisperer

    Awakening the Inner Reader in Every Child

    by Donalyn Miller and 1 more

    Donalyn Miller says she has yet to meet a child she couldn't turn into a reader. No matter how far behind Miller's students might be when they reach her 6th grade classroom, they end up reading an average of 40 to 50 books a year. Miller's unconventional approach dispenses with drills and worksheets that make reading a chore. Instead, she helps students navigate the world of literature and gives ... Read more

    $26.99 AUD

  • Work Smarter With Speed Reading: Teach Yourself

    by Tina Konstant

    Speed reading is about reading (and being able to recall) more written information in less time.Work Smarter with Speed Reading is a practical guide to effective speed reading. It includes tools and information on a variety of reading and memory techniques, including a five-step strategy that will enable you to read any non-fiction material easily. It:Allows you to start using and practising the ... Read more

    $13.99 AUD

  • Complete Dutch Beginner to Intermediate Course

    Learn to read, write, speak and understand a new language with Teach Yourself

    by Gerdi Quist and 1 more

    This product is most effective when used in conjunction with the corresponding double CD.- You can purchase the book and double CD as a pack (ISBN: 9781444102383)- The double CD is also sold separately (ISBN: 9781444102475)(copy and paste the ISBN number into the search bar to find these products)Are you looking for a complete course in Dutch which takes you effortlessly from beginner to confident ... Read more

    $19.99 AUD

  • Short Stories in Italian for Beginners

    Read for pleasure at your level, expand your vocabulary and learn Italian the fun way!

    by Olly Richards

    series Foreign Language Graded Reader Series
    An unmissable collection of eight unconventional and captivating short stories for young and adult learners."I love Olly's work - and you will too!" - Barbara Oakley, PhD, Author of New York Times bestseller A Mind for NumbersShort Stories in Italian for Beginners has been written especially for students from beginner to intermediate level, designed to give a sense of achievement, and most ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Essential Italian Verbs: Teach Yourself

    by Maria Bonacina

    Is this the right course for me?Essential Italian Verbs is the course for you if you need help with your study of Italian. This fully revised edition of our best-selling course now comes with free downloadable audio support containing hints on how to learn verbs effectively.The aim of this book is to help you improve your command of Italian by focusing on one aspect of language learning that ... Read more

    $11.99 AUD

  • Short Stories in German for Beginners

    Read for pleasure at your level, expand your vocabulary and learn German the fun way!

    by Olly Richards and 1 more

    series Foreign Language Graded Reader Series
    An unmissable collection of eight unconventional and captivating short stories for young and adult learners."I love Olly's work - and you will too!" - Barbara Oakley, PhD, Author of New York Times bestseller A Mind for NumbersShort Stories in German for Beginners has been written especially for students from beginner to intermediate level, designed to give a sense of achievement, and most ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • The Reading Promise

    3,218 nights of reading with my father

    by Alice Ozma

    When Alice was nine years old, she and her father - a beloved school librarian - made a promise to read aloud together for 100 consecutive nights. Upon reaching their goal, they celebrated over pancakes, but it was clear that neither wanted to let go of what had become their reading ritual. They decided to continue what became known as The Streak for as long as they possibly could.From L. Frank ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • 300+ BASIC SIGHT WORDS

    A Vocabulary List Every School Aged Child Should Know

    by Adele Jones

    series Teach Your Child to Read
    These sight word flash cards include OVER 300 sight words that all school aged children should know!Sight words can be known by many names including high-frequency words, Dolch words, Fry words, instant words or even Star words.These flash cards make it fun and easy to practice reading with your child anywhere you go. They have been designed especially for the kindle and can be displayed either ... Read more

    $2.99 AUD

  • Complete Gaelic Beginner to Intermediate Book and Audio Course

    Learn to read, write, speak and understand a new language with Teach Yourself

    by Boyd Robertson and 1 more

    Are you looking for a complete course in Gaelic which takes you effortlessly from beginner to confident speaker? Whether you are starting from scratch, or are just out of practice, Complete Gaelic will guarantee success!This edition is fully updated to reflect the published spelling conventions, and has complete audio support online.The course is structured in thematic units and the emphasis is ... Read more

    $22.99 AUD

  • Short Stories in Italian for Intermediate Learners

    Read for pleasure at your level, expand your vocabulary and learn Italian the fun way!

    by Olly Richards

    series Foreign Language Graded Reader Series
    An unmissable collection of eight unconventional and captivating short stories for young adult and adult intermediate learners of Italian.Olly's top-notch language-learning insights are right in line with the best of what we know from neuroscience and cognitive psychology about how to learn effectively. I love his work - and you will too! - Barbara Oakley, PhD, Author of New York Times bestseller ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Complete Croatian Beginner to Intermediate Course

    Learn to read, write, speak and understand a new language with Teach Yourself

    by David Norris and 1 more

    This product is most effective when used in conjunction with the corresponding audio support.- You can purchase the book and audio support as a pack (ISBN: 9781444102321)- The audio support is also sold separately (ISBN: 9781444102420)(copy and paste the ISBN number into the search bar to find these products)Are you looking for a complete course in Croatian which takes you effortlessly from ... Read more

    $22.99 AUD

  • 快速抓重點,過目不忘的閱讀術:年讀700本人氣書評家高效率閱讀技巧大公開

    by 印南敦史

    ◆日本亞馬遜暢銷書榜讀書法TOP1資訊爆炸時代,快速吸收抓重點才是致勝關鍵!讓月讀20本書成為理所當然!工作上有非讀不可的書、學生面臨大量考試、職場進修學習……如果還採用「逐字閱讀」的慢讀法,根本來不及消化吸收!讀書無關乎能力,即便是慢讀者,也能透過本書,學會快速閱讀及記憶的訣竅,成為工作、學習上的利器。需要大量閱讀、慢讀的你,該講求的是正確的閱讀方式!「瀏覽式閱讀」教你快速抓重點!「不熟記的閱讀方式」才是過目不忘的祕訣!即使讀得再熟,仍以忘記的部分居多:龐大資訊量,更是讓人養成不用心閱讀的習慣。本書將從技巧.習慣.環境打造等各個層面說明,讓你對閱讀一本書的方式大為改觀。只有高產.高評價的書評人才知道的閱讀高招——◆如何讓閱讀變成習慣!邁向大量閱讀的3大步驟◆擺脫讀過還是會忘記的魔咒!高效率書評人才知道的4大過目不忘技巧◆不會錯失要點的閱讀技巧!快速瀏覽的3大參考依據<b... ... Read more

    $10.13 AUD