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  • Endangered Dreams: The Great Depression in California (Americans and the California Dream)


    • ASIN: 0195100808

  • The Dream: A Memoir


    • ASIN: B00164X2AO

  • Of Mice and Men

    A controversial tale of friendship and tragedy during the Great Depression   They are an unlikely pair: George is "small and quick and dark of face"; Lennie, a man of tremendous size, has the mind of a young child. Yet they have formed a "family," clinging together in the face of loneliness and alienation. Laborers in California's dusty vegetable fields, they hustle work when they can, living a hand-to-mouth existence. For George and Lennie have a plan: to own an acre of land and a shack they can call their own. When they land jobs on a ranch ...

    • ASIN: 0140177396
    • Color: Black
    • Brand: Penguin Books

  • Emotional Intelligence 2.0

    In today's fast-paced world of competitive workplaces and turbulent economic conditions, each of us is searching for effective tools that can help us to manage, adapt, and strike out ahead of the pack. By now, emotional intelligence (EQ) needs little introduction—it’s no secret that EQ is critical to your success. But knowing what EQ is and knowing how to use it to improve your life are two very different things.Emotional Intelligence 2.0 delivers a step-by-step program for increasing your EQ via four, core EQ skills that enable you to achi...

    • ASIN: 0974320625
    • Brand: Bradberry, Travis/ Greaves, Jean/ Lencioni, Patrick (FRW)/ DeLazaro, Sue (CON)/ Monday, Melissa, Ph.

  • Leadership: In Turbulent Times


    • ASIN: 1476795924
    • Brand: SIMON AND SCHUSTER

  • Speak

    The first ten lies they tell you in high school."Speak up for yourself--we want to know what you have to say." From the first moment of her freshman year at Merryweather High, Melinda knows this is a big fat lie, part of the nonsense of high school. She is friendless, outcast, because she busted an end-of-summer party by calling the cops, so now nobody will talk to her, let alone listen to her. As time passes, she becomes increasingly isolated and practically stops talking altogether. Only her art class offers any solace, and it is through her ...

    • ASIN: 0312674392
    • Brand: Square Fish

  • Esperanza Rising (Scholastic Gold)

    Esperanza Rising joins the Scholastic Gold line, which features award-winning and beloved novels. Includes exclusive bonus content!Esperanza thought she'd always live a privileged life on her family's ranch in Mexico. She'd always have fancy dresses, a beautiful home filled with servants, and Mama, Papa, and Abuelita to care for her. But a sudden tragedy forces Esperanza and Mama to flee to California and settle in a Mexican farm labor camp. Esperanza isn't ready for the hard work, financial struggles brought on by the Great Depression, or lack...

    • ASIN: 043912042X
    • Brand: Scholastic

  • One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

    An international bestseller and the basis for the hugely successful film, Ken Kesey's One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest is one of the defining works of the 1960s.In this classic novel, Ken Kesey’s hero is Randle Patrick McMurphy, a boisterous, brawling, fun-loving rebel who swaggers into the world of a mental hospital and takes over. A lusty, life-affirming fighter, McMurphy rallies the other patients around him by challenging the dictatorship of Nurse Ratched. He promotes gambling in the ward, smuggles in wine and women, and openly defies the ...

    • ASIN: 0451163966
    • Color: Multicolor
    • Brand: Signet

  • Orphan Train

    The #1 New York Times BestsellerNow featuring a sneak peek at Christina's forthcoming novel A Piece of the World, coming February 2017.Christina Baker Kline’s #1 New York Times bestselling novel—the captivating story of a 91-year-old woman with a hidden past as an orphan-train rider and the teenage girl whose own troubled adolescence leads her to seek answers to long-buried questions…now with an extended scene that addresses the number one question readers ask, and an excerpt from Kline’s upcoming novel A Piece of the World.“A lovely ...

    • ASIN: 0061950726

  • Our American Family: The Youngs


    • ASIN: B06W9NYQZ5

  • Angela's Ashes: A Memoir

    A Pulitzer Prize–winning, #1 New York Times bestseller, Angela’s Ashes is Frank McCourt’s masterful memoir of his childhood in Ireland.“When I look back on my childhood I wonder how I managed to survive at all. It was, of course, a miserable childhood: the happy childhood is hardly worth your while. Worse than the ordinary miserable childhood is the miserable Irish childhood, and worse yet is the miserable Irish Catholic childhood.” So begins the luminous memoir of Frank McCourt, born in Depression-era Brooklyn to recent Irish immigra...

    • ASIN: 068484267X
    • Color: Brown
    • Brand: Scribner

  • Fly Away: A Novel

    Once, a long time ago, I walked down a night-darkened road called Firefly Lane, all alone, on the worst night of my life, and I found a kindred spirit. That was our beginning. More than thirty years ago. TullyandKate. You and me against the world. Best friends forever. But stories end, don't they? You lose the people you love and you have to find a way to go on. . . .Tully Hart has always been larger than life, a woman fueled by big dreams and driven by memories of a painful past. She thinks she can overcome anything until her best friend, Kate...

    • ASIN: 1250031818
    • Brand: Hannah, Kristin

  • American Dreams: The United States Since 1945

    The story of our nation from the A-bomb to the iPhone-from bestselling historian H.W. Brands With keen insight and an impeccable sense of the spirit of the times, H. W. Brands, one of today's preeminent historians, captures the American experience through the last six decades. As he chronicles politics, pop culture, and everything in between, Brands traces the changes we have gone through as a nation, recounting the great themes and events that have driven America- from the Yalta conference to the fall of the Berlin Wall, Apollo 11 to 9/11, M...

    • ASIN: 0143119559

  • The Worst Hard Time: The Untold Story of Those Who Survived the Great American Dust Bowl

    National Book Award, Nonfiction, 2006 The dust storms that terrorized America's High Plains in the darkest years of the Depression were like nothing ever seen before or since, and the stories of the people that held on have never been fully told. Pulitzer Prize-winning New York Times journalist and author Timothy Egan follows a half-dozen families and their communities through the rise and fall of the region, going from sod huts to new framed houses to huddling in basements with the windows sealed by damp sheets in a futile effort to keep the ...

    • ASIN: B000FEBQJU

  • The Great Santini: A Novel

    The piercing, iconic semi-autobiographical novel of a domineering father and ambitious son, from the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Prince of Tides   Step into the powerhouse life of Bull Meecham. He’s all Marine—fighter pilot, king of the clouds, and absolute ruler of his family. Lillian is his wife—beautiful, southern-bred, with a core of velvet steel. Without her cool head, her kids would be in real trouble. Ben is the oldest, a born athlete whose best never satisfies the big man. Ben’s got to stand up, even fight back,...

    • ASIN: 0553381555
    • Brand: Brand: Dial Press

  • Hidden Figures : The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race

    "The book that inspired the

    • UPC: 52612502
    • Rating: 4.5

  • Corporate Dreams : Big Business in American Democracy from the Great Depression to the Great Recession

    In Corporate Dreams, James Hoopes combines a historian's careful eye with an insider's perspective on the business world. This provocative volume tracks changes in government economic policy, changes in public attitudes toward big business, and

    • UPC: 16634566

  • Prairie Fires : The American Dreams of Laura Ingalls Wilder

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    • UPC: 640956426
    • Rating: 4.074

  • The Audacity of Hope : Thoughts on Reclaiming the American Dream

    Senator Obama has written a book of transforming power. Only by returning to the principles that gave birth to the Constitution, he says, can Americans repair a political process that is broken, and restore to

    • UPC: 7730265
    • Rating: 5.0

  • The Audacity of Hope : Thoughts on Reclaiming the American Dream

    The rising democratic star and "New York Times" bestselling author of "Dreams From My Father" invokes the hopes and ideals that have made "our improbable experiment in democracy" work and proclaims his vision for more

    • UPC: 4695419
    • Rating: 4.167

  • Prairie Fires : The American Dreams of Laura Ingalls Wilder

    WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZEWINNER OF THE NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE AWARD ONE OF THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW'S 10 BEST BOOKS OF THE YEARThe first comprehensive historical biography of Laura Ingalls Wilder, the

    • UPC: 55960057
    • Rating: 3.0

  • Four Great Comedies : The Taming of the Shrew; A Midsummer Night's Dream; TwelfthNight; The Tempest

    A collection of classic Shakespeare plays, including "A Midsummer Night's Dream," "Twelfth Night," "The Tempest," and "The Taming of the

    • UPC: 438846

  • The Dream King : How the Dream of Martin Luther King, Jr. Is Being Fulfilled to Heal Racism in America

    The Dream King is the astonishing true story of two men whose lives are woven together by history and the hidden hand of God. - Learn about the nation's hidden history and the unknown heroes

    • UPC: 392449838

  • Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas : A Savage Journey to the Heart of the American Dream

    Records the experiences of a free-lance writer who embarked on a zany journey into the drug

    • UPC: 379040
    • Rating: 3.742

  • Set for Life : Dominate Life, Money, and the American Dream

    If you want to be financially free, you need to develop fiscal confidence; you need to build and follow a plan that allows you to live the life of your dreams. Trench provides a three-step

    • UPC: 55520297

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