Friendships are essential to human happiness and well-being. They can bring laughter, joy, stimulation as well as provide support, comfort and solace, but like all relationships they need to be nurtured to grow and survive. Like the other little books in this series this is a book to offer help and advice, packed with inspiring quotes and practical tips about nurturing your friendships and how to form new ones. The nuances of friendships can be hard to grasp, to be a good friend is a skill to be learned, so this book in itself can be a friend to turn to.
Every member of the family will find here something suited to his years and fancy. A story for little girls, one for boy scouts, a story for grown-ups, a word of advice about giving, a meditation and some personal reminiscences of Christmas in Kansas make up the volume. The book is attractively gotten up making a fit setting for the stories, which are interesting, wholesome and should foster the Christmas spirit. That they are conventional and rather preachy will probably be no objection to those to whom they appeal.
Veteran historian Robert Tracy McKenzie offers a concise, clear, and beautifully written introduction to the study of history. Laying out necessary skills, methods, and attitudes for historians in training, this resource is loaded with concrete examples and insightful principles that show how the study of history—when faithfully pursued—can shape your heart as well as your mind.
This workbook is only 78 pages but in those pages you will learn basic financial management concepts and have a place of personal accountability for your finances so you can take action. Fun and easy to read. Have a party and learn with your friends.
This vintage book provides information on the essentials of cricket in the form of a comprehensive yet concise treatise. With explanations of the rules, instructions for proper play, and tips on mastering the game, this is a volume that will appeal to novices with a desire to learnt the ins and outs of the game. “How's That? - A Little Book On Cricket For Boys And Beginners” would make for a fantastic addition to any collection, and is not to be missed by collectors of vintage sporting literature. Many vintage books such as this are increasingly scarce and expensive. We are republishing this volume now in an affordable, modern edition complete with a specially commissioned new introduction on the history of cricket.