Chrysanthemum Big Book Book
Score: 4.5
From 128 Ratings

Chrysanthemum Big Book


  • Author : Kevin Henkes
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release Date : 2007-10-02
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages : 34
  • ISBN 10 : 9780061119743

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Chrysanthemum Big Book Excerpt :

She was a perfect baby, and she had a perfect name. Chrysanthemum. Chrysanthemum loved her name—until she started school. A terrific read-aloud for the classroom and libraries!

The Chrysanthemums Book

The Chrysanthemums


  • Author : John Steinbeck
  • Publisher : Perfection Learning
  • Release Date : 1979
  • Genre: Salinas River Valley (Calif.)
  • Pages : 33
  • ISBN 10 : UOM:39015018527880

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The Chrysanthemums Excerpt :

John Steinbeck [RL 7 IL 7-12] A woman shares her prize flowers with a dishonest vagrant and the results are shattering. Themes: vulnerability; exploitation. 34 pages. Tale Blazers.

The Chrysanthemum and the Sword Book
Score: 3
From 1 Ratings

The Chrysanthemum and the Sword


  • Author : Ruth Benedict
  • Publisher : Rare Treasure Editions
  • Release Date : 2021-11-11T11:45:00Z
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages : 256
  • ISBN 10 : 9781774644430

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The Chrysanthemum and the Sword Excerpt :

This book is a profound and comprehensive presentation of Japanese daily manners and customs, a study and history of human thought discussing Japan's conduct of World War ll. Author Ruth Benedict revealed the intricate views of the Japanese & more with political, religious and economic issues as well as sexual conduct, Geisha, prostitution, and marriage in their daily lives. A classic of cultural anthropology.

My Garden Book
Score: 4
From 111 Ratings

My Garden


  • Author : Kevin Henkes
  • Publisher : Greenwillow Books
  • Release Date : 2010-02-23
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages : 40
  • ISBN 10 : 0061715182

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My Garden Excerpt :

The girl in this book grows chocolate rabbits, tomatoes as big as beach balls, flowers that change color, and seashells in her garden. How does your garden grow?

Pyrethroids Book

Pyrethroids


  • Author : Noritada Matsuo
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-01-14
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages : 224
  • ISBN 10 : 9783642273469

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Pyrethroids Excerpt :

Progress and Future of Pyrethroids, by Yoshio Katsuda Pyrethrin Biosynthesis and Its Regulation in Chrysanthemum cinerariaefolium, by Kazuhiko Matsuda Recent Advances of Pyrethroids for Household Use, by Kazuya Ujihara, Tatsuya Mori and Noritada Matsuo The Biological Activity of a Novel Pyrethroid: Metofluthrin, by Masayo Sugano and Takao Ishiwatari Advances in the Mode of Action of Pyrethroids, J. Marshall Clark and Steven B. Symington Mammal Toxicology of Synthetic Pyrethroids, by Ryozo Tsuji, Tomoya Yamada and Satoshi Kawamura Biotransformation and Enzymatic Reactions of Synthetic Pyrethroids in Mammals, by Kazuki Mikata, Naohiko Isobe and Hideo Kaneko Environmental Behavior of Synthetic Pyrethroids, by Toshiyuki Katagi Ecotoxicology of Synthetic Pyrethroids, by S. J. Maund, P. J. Campbell, J. M. Giddings, M. J. Hamer, K. Henry, E. D. Pilling, J. S. Warinton and J. R. Wheeler

Current Affairs Monthly Capsule December 2021 E book   Free PDF  Book

Current Affairs Monthly Capsule December 2021 E book Free PDF


  • Author : Testbook.com
  • Publisher : Testbook.com
  • Release Date : 2022-01-12
  • Genre: Study Aids
  • Pages : 112
  • ISBN 10 : 978186723xxxx

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Current Affairs Monthly Capsule December 2021 E book Free PDF Excerpt :

This Current Affairs Monthly Capsule December 2021 E-book will help you understand in detail exam-related important news including National & International Affairs, Defence, Sports, Person in News, MoU & Agreements, S&T, Awards & Honours, Books etc.

The Sign of the Chrysanthemum Book

The Sign of the Chrysanthemum


  • Author : Katherine Paterson
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release Date : 1988-06-03
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages : 148
  • ISBN 10 : 9780064402323

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The Sign of the Chrysanthemum Excerpt :

Muna has never known his father -- a samurai, a noble warrior. But Muna's mother has told Muna how he will know him one day: by the sign of the chrysanthemum. When his mother dies, Muna travels to the capital of twelfth-century Japan, a bewildering city on the verge of revolution. He finds a haven there, as servant to the great swordsmith, Fukuji. But Muna cannot forget his dream: He must find his father. Only then will he have power and a name to be reckoned with. Only then will he become a man.

Working with Trauma Exposed Children and Adolescents Book

Working with Trauma Exposed Children and Adolescents


  • Author : Joanna Pozzulo
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release Date : 2018-12-10
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages : 332
  • ISBN 10 : 9780429750700

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Working with Trauma Exposed Children and Adolescents Excerpt :

Far too often, children and youth experience trauma, from rare events such as mass shootings, terrorism attacks, and school lockdowns, to very common occurrences such as bullying, exposure to drugs and alcohol, or various mental health issues. They can experience these events both directly and indirectly (from surfing the internet, watching television, or through their friends). Our children spend a large portion of their day at school interacting with other students, teachers, and school personnel, where these topics are raised and discussed. This edited volume addresses how our teachers and school personnel can help students deal with these potentially traumatic events to reach the most positive possible outcomes. This collection brings together leading experts, including academics and professionals working in the field, to provide the most current evidence-based practices on how to help students who may have experienced or witnessed trauma. It presents research and advice on how to respond to traumatic events regarding bullying; drugs and alcohol; sexual abuse; mental health; lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) safety; stranger danger; childhood disruptive behaviors; school shootings and lockdowns; and terrorism. It also includes a chapter focused on how to implement a school safety program. Schools cannot deal with these issues alone; effective strategies must engage family members and the broader community. Hence, the collection includes a chapter on how schools can partner with families and the communities they reside in to bring about positive change. All this work pays close attention to cultural and religious sensitivity, socio-economic variabilities, diversity issues, and developmental stages.

Odour Of Chrysanthemums Book
Score: 3
From 1 Ratings

Odour Of Chrysanthemums


  • Author : D. H. Lawrence
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release Date : 2013-05-14
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages : 25
  • ISBN 10 : 9781443424738

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Odour Of Chrysanthemums Excerpt :

“Odour of Chrysanthemums” is the story of Elizabeth, a young wife and mother waiting for her alcoholic husband, Walter, to return home from what she assumes is another night of drinking. This assumption, along with Elizabeth’s pre-conceptions about her husband and their relationship are broken down when his body is brought home from the coal mine where he works. In “Odour of Chrysanthemums” author D. H. Lawrence explores the concept of human isolation and the nature of love and relationships. With the sudden death of her husband Elizabeth is forced to re-examine her opinions and beliefs, shedding light on a marriage she had given up on long before. HarperPerennial Classics brings great works of literature to life in digital format, upholding the highest standards in ebook production and celebrating reading in all its forms. Look for more titles in the HarperPerennial Classics collection to build your digital library.

The Chrysanthemum and the Eagle Book

The Chrysanthemum and the Eagle


  • Author : Ryuzo Sato
  • Publisher : NYU Press
  • Release Date : 1995-07
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages : 239
  • ISBN 10 : 9780814780213

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The Chrysanthemum and the Eagle Excerpt :

Whether in the form of the ongoing automotive wars, books and films such as Michael Crichton's Rising Sun, or George Bush's ill-fated trip to Japan in 1991, frictions between the United States and Japan have been steadily on the rise. Americans are bombarded with images of Japan's fundamental difference; at the same time, voices in Japan call for a Japan That Can Say No. If the guiding principle of the Clinton administration is indeed new values for a new generation, how will this be reflected in U.S.-Japanese relations? Convinced that no true solution to U.S.-Japanese frictions can be achieved without tracing these frictions back to their origin, Ryuzo Sato here draws on a binational experience that spans three decades in both the Japanese and American business and academic communities to do just that. In an attempt to bridge the communication gap between the two countries and dispel some of the mutual ignorance and misunderstanding that prevails between the two, Sato addresses the following questions: --Is Japan really different? --Has America's sun set? --How have conflicting views on the role of government affected U.S.-Japan relations? --What are the real differences in American and Japanese industrial policies? --What is the anatomy of U.S.-Japanese antagonisms? --What effect has the collapse of the bubble economy had on relations? --What is Japan's future course? Is it truly a technological superpower? Can it avoid international isolation? An incisive personal look at one of the most important political and economic global relationships, written by a major player in the world of international business and finance, THE CHRYSANTHEMUM AND THE EAGLE provides a readable and engaging tour of U.S.-Japan relations, past and present.

The Future Is Japanese Book
Score: 4
From 4 Ratings

The Future Is Japanese


  • Author : Various Edited by Haikasoru
  • Publisher : VIZ Media LLC
  • Release Date : 2012-05-15
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages : 284
  • ISBN 10 : 9781421549842

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The Future Is Japanese Excerpt :

A web browser that threatens to conquer the world. The longest, loneliest railroad on Earth. A North Korean nuke hitting Tokyo, a hollow asteroid full of automated rice paddies, and a specialist in breaking up virtual marriages. And yes, giant robots. These thirteen stories from and about the Land of the Rising Sun run the gamut from fantasy to cyberpunk and will leave you knowing that the future is Japanese! Contributors: Pat Cadigan Toh EnJoe Project Itoh Hideyuki Kikuchi Ken Liu David Moles Issui Ogawa Felicity Savage Ekaterina Sedia Bruce Sterling Rachel Swirsky TOBI Hirotaka Catherynne M. Valente -- VIZ Media

The Matatu Read Along Book
Score: 3.5
From 3 Ratings

The Matatu Read Along


  • Author : Eric Walters
  • Publisher : Orca Book Publishers
  • Release Date : 2016-09-01
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages : 32
  • ISBN 10 : 9781459815995

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The Matatu Read Along Excerpt :

This is an enhanced ebook with a read-along function. Kioko had been watching the matatus come and go for as long as he could remember. But today, for his fifth birthday, he climbs aboard one with his grandfather. As the matatu pulls away from the market, the village dogs chase after them. When Kioko asks his grandfather why the dogs always bark and chase after matatus, his grandfather tells him an entertaining tale about a dog, a goat and a sheep. Set in East Africa, The Matatu is a colorful story filled with many unexpected turns and twists along the way.

Goldfish and Chrysanthemums Book

Goldfish and Chrysanthemums


  • Author : Andrea Cheng
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2003-04-01
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages : 32
  • ISBN 10 : 1600608892

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Goldfish and Chrysanthemums Excerpt :

A Chinese American girl puts her goldfish into a fish pond that she creates and borders with chrysanthemums in order to remind her grandmother of the fish pond she had back in China.

Sheila Rae  the Brave Book
Score: 4
From 23 Ratings

Sheila Rae the Brave


  • Author : Kevin Henkes
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release Date : 2021-08-31
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages : 32
  • ISBN 10 : 9780063083950

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Sheila Rae the Brave Excerpt :

Sheila Rae, the Brave is a warm, humorous, and loving story of sibling sympathy and support. Just because Sheila Rae is older, she doesn't always know better! This classic picture book about overcoming fear is written and illustrated by Kevin Henkes, the nationally bestselling and celebrated creator of Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse, Owen, and Kitten's First Full Moon. "I am very brave," Sheila Rae said, patting herself on the back. She wasn't afraid of anything—not thunder, not lightning, not the big black dog at the end of the block. And when she wanted to walk home a new way and Louise wouldn't, she called her sister a scaredy-cat and set out alone. But all the bravado in the world failed to help when Sheila Rae found herself lost. Luckily, her sister was not far behind. "Children will love it."—School Library Journal

Lilly s Purple Plastic Purse Book
Score: 4
From 98 Ratings

Lilly s Purple Plastic Purse


  • Author : Kevin Henkes
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release Date : 1996-08-19
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages : 43
  • ISBN 10 : 9780688128975

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Lilly s Purple Plastic Purse Excerpt :

Lilly loves everything about school, especially her cool teacher, Mr. Slinger. But when Lilly brings her purple plastic purse and its treasures to school and can't wait until sharing time, Mr. Slinger confiscates her prized possessions. Lilly's fury leads to revenge and then to remorse and she sets out to make amends. Lilly, the star of Chester's Way and Julius, the Baby of the World, is back. And this time she has her name in the title - something she's wanted all along. If you thought Lilly was funny before, you are in for a treat. So hurry up and start reading. Lilly can't wait for you to find out more about her.