Part of the My First Picture Book series: perfect for every toddler to help build language, understanding and enjoyment. Colours, shapes and numbers are just the beginning, as this beautifully illustrated book explores all the key concepts that make up a toddler's world. Themes include: Counting · Shapes · Colours · Sounds · Opposites · Feelings · Manners · Home · Weather This is one of two 24pp paperback editions of Big Book of My World, featuring all the elements that help to encourage labelling, spotting and naming (the companion book is My Book of First Words). Peely Wally, was selected to be part of the Booktrust's Books for Babies scheme. 150,000 copies will be distributed to mothers and babies throughout the UK in 2012.
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Travel back in time with the latest instalment in the bestselling Big Ideas series. The History Book charts world history from the dawn of civilisation to the modern culture we live in today. From the origins of homo-sapiens to the release of Nelson Mandela, from the French Revolution to the Space Race, The History Book is a stunning exploration of the human timeline up to and including modern Islam, the world wide web, and the global financial crisis. The History Book tackles big historical ideas with stunning visuals, key quotes, and important themes that are woven throughout world history. Discover events from the assassination of Caesar to World War I and see the people and events come to life with The History Book, perfect for students, adults, or anyone who wants to understand our fascinating past.
Eyes, ears, teeth, noses, feet, knees-practically every living thing has got them-and their variations are fascinating, especially to young children. And now, consumers of all ages can indulge their curiosity about these beguiling body parts with six classic Beginner Books-The Foot Book, The Eye Book, and The Tooth Book by Dr. Seuss, The Nose Book and The Ear Book by Al Perkins, and The Knee Book by Graham Tether-for less than the price of two! A perfect gift for holidays and happy occaisions of all kinds, My Big Book of Beginner Books About Me is not only a great value, it's a great "body" of work!
"My name is Eva, which means "life", according to a book of names my mother consulted. I was born in the back room of a shadowy house, and grew up amidst ancient furniture, books in Latin, and human mummies, but none of those things made me melancholy, because I came into the world with a breath of the jungle in my memory". Isabel Allende tells the sweet and sinister story of an orphan who beguiles the world with her astonishing visions, triumphing over the worst of adversity and bringing light to a dark place.
The definitive reference book with real-world solutions you won't find anywhere else The Big Book of Dashboards presents a comprehensive reference for those tasked with building or overseeing the development of business dashboards. Comprising dozens of examples that address different industries and departments (healthcare, transportation, finance, human resources, marketing, customer service, sports, etc.) and different platforms (print, desktop, tablet, smartphone, and conference room display) The Big Book of Dashboards is the only book that matches great dashboards with real-world business scenarios. By organizing the book based on these scenarios and offering practical and effective visualization examples, The Big Book of Dashboards will be the trusted resource that you open when you need to build an effective business dashboard. In addition to the scenarios there's an entire section of the book that is devoted to addressing many practical and psychological factors you will encounter in your work. It's great to have theory and evidenced-based research at your disposal, but what will you do when somebody asks you to make your dashboard 'cooler' by adding packed bubbles and donut charts? The expert authors have a combined 30-plus years of hands-on experience helping people in hundreds of organizations build effective visualizations. They have fought many 'best practices' battles and having endured bring an uncommon empathy to help you, the reader of this book, survive and thrive in the data visualization world. A well-designed dashboard can point out risks, opportunities, and more; but common challenges and misconceptions can make your dashboard useless at best, and misleading at worst. The Big Book of Dashboards gives you the tools, guidance, and models you need to produce great dashboards that inform, enlighten, and engage.
This is the ideal first book to introduce toddlers to trucks - packed with colourful images and clear word-labels to encourage early learning. It helps your toddler learn all about trucks in My First Trucks. With colourful, bright photographs alongside clear word-labels your little one will be delighted with all the different types of trucks inside. From big trucks to small trucks, diggers to emergency vehicles, My First Truck keeps early learning simple with different truck themes on each page. Perfect for encouraging children to build vocabulary and language skills, My First Trucks is filled with exciting vehicles that will delight toddlers and develop their knowledge of the world around them. Your little one will love discovering types of trucks and holding the chunky pages of this tactile board book. Read it together and help them turn the pages and learn all about trucks.
Dear Sir or Madame, I would like to offer for your library's collection a copy of my book, Algorithm of Aggressive System Development Chess-Based Model. The book contains the first complete scientific explanation of the two thousand year old phenomenon chess. An excerpt of my work was included in Leonid Yudasin's book The Thousand Year Old Myth of Chess, which has been praised by world chess champion Gary Kasaparov. The contents of my book will be useful to a wide range of specialists from disciplines such as computer programming, mathematics, astrophysics, and philosophy. Sincerely yours, Victor Avin (Victor Nikolaevich Afanasev)
An information sticker book charting the colourful history of one of the most exciting cities in the world, with over 100 stickers to add to the pages. Each double page features intriguing facts about the most famous of London's landmarks, including St Paul’s Cathedral, Big Ben and the Tower of London.
Bring the world of English language learning to life through breathtaking images and fascinating facts which interest and stimulate students. Teach them about the world we live in, its people, its customs and its wonders. World Wonders 2: Test Book accompanies World Wonders 2: Student's Book. The tests contained in the Test Book contain a variety of tasks and test students at regular intervals during the academic year. The materials contained in each test reflect the content of the corresponding unit in the Student's Book. Key features: 12 three-page unit tests, one for each unit in the Student's Book; 1 five-page mid-year test covering the first 6 units of the Student's Book; 1 five-page end-of-year test covering the entire Student's Book; A score sheet to record the test results.
Branding and design gurus Will Burke, Lisa Baer, and James Pietruszynski deliver a comprehensive and visually stunning anthology of the latest innovations in packaging design. The Big Book of Packaging shows designers how to package products creatively, economically, and sustainably, featuring over five hundred carefully selected designs, as well as profiles of some of the world’s leading designers, and a section entirely dedicated to green and environmentally conscious packaging. Alongside other volumes in the Big Book series, such as David E. Carter’s Big Book of Design Ideas or Cristian Campos’s The Big Book of Bags, Tags, and Labels, The Big Book of Packaging is an indispensible resource for designers, product marketers, and retailers who want remain on the cutting edge of packaging design.
An informative, first non-fiction book that helps young children learn about the fundamentals of geography, including a range of different habitats and the animals that live there, the weather system and how it works, and the basic geography of continents, land and water.
Big, bright and bold, First Skills: My First ABC Sticker Activity Book is a specially created title for young children aged 3 and above, perfect for preparing them for all of the learning they're soon to be doing at big school. Packed with fun and accessible letter recognition and familiarity activities, and 100 stickers to complete the many sticker scenes, this activity book is absolutely ideal for building little ones' confidence with the alphabet.
Leverage big data to add value to your business Social media analytics, web-tracking, and other technologies help companies acquire and handle massive amounts of data to better understand their customers, products, competition, and markets. Armed with the insights from big data, companies can improve customer experience and products, add value, and increase return on investment. The tricky part for busy IT professionals and executives is how to get this done, and that's where this practical book comes in. Big Data: Understanding How Data Powers Big Business is a complete how-to guide to leveraging big data to drive business value. Full of practical techniques, real-world examples, and hands-on exercises, this book explores the technologies involved, as well as how to find areas of the organization that can take full advantage of big data. Shows how to decompose current business strategies in order to link big data initiatives to the organization’s value creation processes Explores different value creation processes and models Explains issues surrounding operationalizing big data, including organizational structures, education challenges, and new big data-related roles Provides methodology worksheets and exercises so readers can apply techniques Includes real-world examples from a variety of organizations leveraging big data Big Data: Understanding How Data Powers Big Business is written by one of Big Data's preeminent experts, William Schmarzo. Don't miss his invaluable insights and advice.