Should Juveniles Be Tried As Adults
Each book in this series offers all the statutes, legal opinions, and studies a student needs to structure a cohesive argument on a given controversial topic. Issues are presented from multiple points of view; sidebars cite law and opinions to aid in critical analysis; paratextual questions encourage reader engagement; and all sources are fully documented...
Publisher : Infobase Publishing
published : 2003
A raw, startling, genre-defying novel of friendship, sex, and love in the new millennium?a compulsive read that's like "spending a day with your new best friend" ( Bookforum ) Reeling from a failed marriage, Sheila, a twentysomething playwright, finds herself unsure of how to live and create. When Margaux, a talented painter and free spirit, and...
Publisher : Henry Holt and Co.
published : 2012
From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Orphan Train, and the critically acclaimed author of Bird in Hand , comes a novel of love, risk, and self-discovery?includes a special PS section featuring insights, interviews, and more. Angela can feel the clock ticking. She is single in New York City, stuck in a job she doesn?t want and a...
Publisher : HarperCollins
published : 2009
In Boys Should Be Boys , critically acclaimed author Dr. Meg Meeker helps parents restore the delights of boyhood and enable today?s boys to become the mature, confident, and thoughtful men of tomorrow. Boys will always be boysrambunctious, adventurous, and curious, climbing trees, building forts, playing tackle football, all part of the rite of...
Publisher : Regnery Publishing
published : 2008
Now available in paperback, ?Tom Perrotta meets Curtis Sittenfeld in this razor-sharp debut by Alison Espach, who weaves a wry, devastatingly perceptive coming-of-age tale set in Connecticut?s affluent suburbs? ( Marie Claire ). In her ruefully funny and wickedly perceptive debut novel, Alison Espach deftly dissects matters of the heart and captures...
Publisher : Scribner
published : 2011
This book proposes a critical analysis of the new corporate responsibilities in a globalizing world. It is built around the creative and entrepreneurial power of the business firm and the new opportunities and challenges offered by science and technology, globalization and deregulation. Rather than focusing on tools, techniques and existing practices,...
Publisher : Palgrave Macmillan
published : 2005
From Bob Beckel, the popular co-host of "The Five" on Fox News Channel, a deeply moving, redemptive memoir about his life as a political operative and diplomat, his long struggle with alcohol and drugs, and his unlikely journey to finding faith. Growing up poor in an abusive home, Bob Beckel learned to be a survivor: to avoid conflict, mask his...
Publisher : Hachette Books
published : 2015
Just before dawn in Stone Harbor, Maine, two men meet in the bathhouse in a wooded park. "So what do you have in mind?" one asks. "A little surprise," the other answers before beating him to death with a steel flashlight. Newspaper editor John Quinn and his wife have returned to his hometown to raise their son, but real estate prices have...
Publisher : Touchstone
published : 2010
Finally there?s a word for it: Fidgital ?excessively checking one?s devices. Martyrmony ?staying married out of duty. Author of the highly popular ?That Should Be a Word? feature in the New York Times Magazine , Lizzie Skurnick delights word lovers with razor-sharp social commentary delivered via clever neologisms. That Should Be a Word is a...
Publisher : Workman Publishing Company
published : 2015