FoxTrotius Maximus

A FoxTrot Treasury

Author: Bill Amend

Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing

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Category: Humor

Page: 192

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In a collection of strips from the comic strip "FoxTrot," the Fox family copes with tofu, technology, iguanas, spring break, Harry Potter, Martha Stewart, a male-only family camping trip, Christmas, snowmen, boy bands, and music downloading.

Math, Science, and Unix Underpants

A Themed FoxTrot Collection

Author: Bill Amend

Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing

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Category: Humor

Page: 144

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Gathers examples from twenty years of the "FoxTrot" comic strip that emphasize Paige and Peter's difficulties with mathematics, science, and computers, Jason's extreme preoccupation with all aspects of the subjects, and related themes.

Houston, You Have a Problem

A FoxTrot Collection

Author: Bill Amend

Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing

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Category: Humor

Page: 128

View: 176

Chronicles popular culture while sublimely critiquing society's latest events and obsessions.

Jasotron: 2012

A FoxTrot Collection

Author: Bill Amend

Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing

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Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page: 144

View: 871

The twenty-seventh collection of "FoxTrot" comic strips continues to critique society's latest events and obsessions and documents the rivalry between Jason and Paige as well as Roger's efforts to monitor his hairline.

Biography Today

Profiles of People of Interest to Young Readers

Author: Cherie D. Abbey

Publisher: Omnigraphics Incorporated

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Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 206

View: 393

Biographical profiles written especially for young readers ages 9 and above.

Foxtrotius Maximus: A Foxtrot

Author: Bill Amend

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Jason Fox rules . . . his computer code, at calc and trig, and in whatever fantasy he happens to be headlining at the moment. Just because the rest of the Fox family-from older brother Peter and sister Paige to parents Roger and Andy-haven't quite accepted his Dominion Over All isn't cause for concern. Math geeks, Jason is convinced, will govern the earth, and he will lead the way. FoxTrotius Maximus: A FoxTrot Treasury, picks up on Jason's megalomania and runs with it . . . and it doesn't stop until readers are out of breath from laughing so hard. FoxTrotius Maximus combines the works Your Momma Thinks Square Roots Are Vegetables, Who's Up for Some Bonding, and Am I a Mutant or What? That means longtime FoxTrot readers and new fans alike are treated to Jason and his friend Marcus's never-ending antics, Andy's ongoing allergy fun, Peter's latest hot haircut, and a host of pop-culture trends and topics including music piracy, video games, and The Lord of the Rings trilogy. Timely, topical, and terribly funny! This latest FoxTrot treasury represents the ninth anthology of Amend's wildly successful comic strip, based upon the cartoonist's 17 previous books and his daily and Sunday syndicated appearances in more than 1,000 newspapers worldwide. FoxTrot truly is one of America's all-time favorite comics, and combined sales of nearly three million copies show that Amend knows how to capture and keep his audience's humor-loving attention. All hail, FoxTrotius Maximus!

Current Biography Yearbook

Author: Maxine Block

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Biography

Page:

View: 724

The aim of Current Biography Yearbook is to provide reference librarians, students, and researchers with objective, accurate, and well-documented biographical articles about living leaders in all fields of human accomplishment. Whenever feasible, obituary notices appear for persons whose biographies have been published in Current Biography. - Publisher.

Contemporary Authors

A Bio-Bibliographical Guide to Current Writers in Fiction, General Nonfiction, Poetry, Journalism, Drama, Motion Pictures, Television, and Other Field

Author: Gale Group

Publisher: Gale / Cengage Learning

ISBN:

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 452

View: 195

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Developing Readers and Writers in the Content Areas K-12

Author: David W. Moore

Publisher: Allyn & Bacon

ISBN:

Category: Education

Page: 361

View: 371

This practical, engaging book introduces prospective and practicing teachers to K-12 content reading instruction. The Fifth Edition of this popular book includes an expanded, up-to-date focus on standards-based teaching and learning. Unlike any other book in the market, the content progresses from general practices, cycles, and settings of instruction, to units of instruction and specific lesson planning. Well-respected authors Dave Moore, Pat Cunningham, Sharon Moore, and Jim Cunningham speak to educators new to the idea of content area literacy instruction and focus on instruction that is aligned with state standards and tests, yet promote literacy that goes beyond that which is tested. Chapters on comprehension, vocabulary, writing, and studying include end-of-chapter applications that show how the practices apply to specific content areas such as science and mathematics.

Our Boys' Paper

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Category: Children's periodicals, English

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New Outlook

Author: Alfred Emanuel Smith

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