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List by Pinnipedi posted ·4 bulan yang lalu
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We hear a lot about sexism against females, and some people think this extends to books, which it probably does. A lot of buku have no females in them, atau only have weak female characters, like damsels in distress which are just there to be saved oleh males. But recently, there has been a lot of strong, resourceful new female book characters. Here are my favourite strong heroines- and two of them are from buku written oleh male authors, so well done men for realising that females can be string too.

1) Kestrel Hath, from The Wind on api series oleh William Nicholson.
Most of anda probably haven't read this series, but anda should. Not only is it an incredible story, but it has this incredible character who for me has to be the number 1 heroine. She has everything anda could ask for: strong, brave, relateable and loving (although she doesn't realise it). She also is admirably stubborn, strong willed, impulsive, has a fiery temper and a strong sense of what's right. She feels a relateable anger at being oppressed oleh society and is brave enough to rebel against it.
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Review by deedragongirl posted ·9 bulan yang lalu
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Red with blood.
Hi guys, I managed to finish membaca this spooky novel because halloween is coming. So, here is my review on Bram Stoker's horror classic.

The Story

The format is like a journal, chronicling the events of the story and the history of Count Dracula, whom he claimed to be a descendant of Attila the Hun. It was a bloodthirsty and chilling novel that I could not go to sleep in the end!
I also feel sorry for Lucy Westenra, having to die so young and to become a vampire all thanks to Count Dracula. Prompting Jonathan Hawker, Dr. mobil van, van Helsing and Mina to retaliate oleh killing the Count.

The Characters

The judul character is really fascinating, because he was based on a Romanian Prince name Vlad III of Wallachia (famously known as Vlad the Impaler). He gained reputation oleh impaling his victims and dining with them, it was such a gruesome site!
Lucy was seen as a sympathetic character because she was turn into a vampire and died later on in the story, I always feel bad that my jantung cries for her when membaca the story.
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Review by deedragongirl posted ·10 bulan yang lalu
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The Cover of the book!
Hi guys, this is my 3rd novel that I had read from Cecilia Ahern, and here are my thoughts on the novel. Are anda ready?

The Story

I feel that the story is very sad, because it's about Sabrina who wants to know about her father's past. It was very similar to Nicholas Sparks' "The Notebook" because it was like the past about her father's childhood to adulthood and that he is suffering from either Dementia atau Alzheimer's disease, most likely the former!

The Characters

Sabrina is a determine young girl, who tries to help with her father and to get to know him better. She uses his marbles to help her along the way to know lebih about his past, I really like her a lot because she is a very likable character to start of with. As a matter of fact, she slightly reminds of myself because I have photographic memory when it comes to certain things!
Her dad on the other hand, has a troubled childhood because he was raised in a religious school and it was a strict upbringing. At one point, he was beaten oleh Father Murphy for not understanding his Irish accent properly. I kind of feel bad for him at this point.
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Review by deedragongirl posted ·11 bulan yang lalu
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The Book Cover.
Hi guys, I had read the book a few months yang lalu and I was not at all impress about it for a number of reasons. So, here are my thoughts and review about it.

The Chapters

This was the number 1 reason why I was not very fond of, because the chapters were so confusing that I could not keep up with the story itself. It was like the penulis was jumbling with the chapters, especially the story-line itself.

The Story-Line

Speaking of the story, it was very slow pace that I could not keep up with it! It also has to much repetition in it, could not the penulis just get to the point of who is the killer? That I have to stop membaca it halfway!

The Characters

I felt that the characters are very dry and unlikable, especially Rachel to whom I came not to like her at all, mainly because she is lebih introverted and I also find her very neurotic at times.
Whereas the other characters are totally out of place. It was like one chapter they have different personality than the sebelumnya chapters.
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Review by deedragongirl posted lebih dari setahun yang lalu
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The Wonderful Book Cover.
Hi everyone, this is my third book review and only this time, it is Charles Dicken's novel Great Expectations.

The Story

I was fascinated about Pip and his life, his relationship with his family and especially Estella. The cinta of his life, I always feel sad for both Pip and Estella after the latter married Pip's rival, Bentley Drummle. An abrasive and unintelligent young aristocratic.
The story is also about forgiveness, especially the ending when Estella redeems herself and reunites with Pip.

The Characters

My favourite characters are Pip, the lawyer Mr Jaggers, Estella and Abel Magwitch, the latter was actually Pip's benefactor contrary to the latter's belief as he initially thought that it was Miss Havisham. Speaking of her, I initially found her cold and aloof. But as the story progresses, I also feel sorry for her and begs Pip to forgive Estella.
Finally, Bentley Drummle is a character that we all cinta to hate! He is berkata to be abusive towards Estella, prompting her to leave him and sadly he was killed from
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Opinion by deedragongirl posted lebih dari setahun yang lalu
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Lovely rose!
Hi guys, earlier on I diposting about my review about Gaston Leroux's horror classic. So are my personal opinions about the book in general, I will also be including bits of the musical on which it's base on.

The Story

I was very familiar with the story, especially since I had heard many of the familiar songs from the musical itself. When I read the book for the first time, I was really amazed on how the story is partially different from the musical itself.
Surely, it was a very intriguing story that every night I would listen to the audio-book and I would cry at the end, because the Phantom is a very sympathetic character and has no cinta from neither his parents nor anyone. Prompting him to go mad!
But there is one thing that I did not quite understand, it was that when Raoul and the Persian were nearly drown at the bottom of the opera house when they are going to rescue Christine from the titular character. Then, in the selanjutnya chapter when Erik (the phantom) told his side of the story and about the young couple's whereabouts to the Persian. Both the latter and Raoul are aman, brankas & sound, to me it seems very abrupt!
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Opinion by deedragongirl posted lebih dari setahun yang lalu
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Team Harry Potter?
Hi everyone, I had read both buku and I would like to give my opinions on both of them. However, for those who haven't read it, go ahead and read it. anda don't know what you're missing.

Harry Potter

The series was extraordinary amazing, because it's not predictable and J.K. Rowling invented whimsical words to make the story interesting and flow with the magical universe.
I am very happy that all of the 6 buku were made into film that I could watch it again and again! I hope to read the 7 book when it comes to Malaysia.

The Chronicles of Narnia

When I first watch the Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, my first impressions on both the movie and the book series was that out of this planet! It was like taking us to a different universe, I also read that it has some connections with Christianity.
But on the other hand, I hope to read them again because I'm so addicted to the story for peculiar reasons!
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Guide by johnuncle posted lebih dari setahun yang lalu
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In lebih general sense management assignment menulis is very important considering the different level of pertanyaan that are asked in the case study

We'll see in the research endeavor explaining configuration whether a solid currency is great atau awful on the off chance that study term. Anything compelling is berkata well yet when we talk about any cash and monetary framework, influential can have unfavorable impacts for the entire financial framework.

Any budgetary framework that is exchange centered can have extremely antagonistic impact if their currency is appreciating. The most vital purpose behind the abatement in the budgetary framework is the respecting forex. Case in point Indian fares administrations and item to US when the currency measure is Inr50 for each dollar when items were discharged however throughout installments INR esteemed to Inr45 for each dollar. It is crucial to fathom whether the action of currency is incredible for the budgetary framework atau not. In the past the cash movements have been exceptionally flighty and that has influenced numerous budgetary frameworks particularly those, who are exchange centered. It is consequently...
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Opinion by LittleLottie posted lebih dari setahun yang lalu
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We all have our fandoms.
We all have those certain buku we can’t stop talking about, those film and TV shows we can’t stop re-watching, those video games we can’t stop re-playing, and those musikal that whenever the tour comes to town, we watch them again and again. We have all found escape into either an adventure atau experience, whether it be in our modern-day world atau a completely different place and time. Thanks to writers and directors, there are conflicts that get our hearts racing and lebih often than not, there are universal truths where we learn lebih about ourselves, others, and the world we live in. Most of all, these stories are driven oleh characters whom we come to cinta and talk about as if they are present and among us. But chances are, if anda are like me, anda have run into a fellow fan who possesses a completely different interpretation and/or opinion of the material than anda do. Some fan do not even dwell too deeply atau realistically over the issues surrounding them. For me, the issues were characters which a large amount of fan threw their hatreds towards, and yet I could not bring myself to cast a single stone. Sometimes this was...
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Review by 1d_swift posted lebih dari setahun yang lalu
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ROMEO AND JULIET
Romeo and Juliet (1595?) is justly famous for its poetic treatment of the ecstasy of youthful love. The play dramatizes the fate of two pasangan victimized oleh the feuds and misunderstandings of their elders and oleh their own hasty temperaments. Shakespeare borrowed the tragic story of the two young Italian pasangan from a long narrative poem, The Tragicall Historye of Romeus and Juliet (1562) oleh English writer Arthur Brooke. Shakespeare, however, added the character of Mercutio, increased the roles of the friar and the nurse, and reduced the moralizing of Brooke’s work. The play made an instant hit; four editions of the play were published before the 1623 Folio, demonstrating its popularity. The play continues to be widely read and performed today, and its story of innocent cinta destroyed oleh inherited hatred has seen numerous reworkings, as, for example, in the musical West Side Story (1957) oleh American composer Leonard Bernstein.
HAMLET
Hamlet, written about 1601 and first printed in 1603, is perhaps Shakespeare’s most famous play. It exceeds oleh far most other tragedies of revenge in the power of its ethical and psychological imagining. The play...
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Article by TheGoldenHeart posted lebih dari setahun yang lalu
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Hi there everyone!

I'm a writer and I'd cinta some international support for my story that I already gave to my favorit actor Colin morgan personally as a gift. He inspired me for a certain character and it was diberikan lebih as a sign of gratitude for the inspiration rather than for him to read it. No idea if he ever would, but I just hope the effort I put into translating it just for him made him happy that day. What a brilliant actor ^^ Anyways - I've created a club and this account itself for communicating with future readers. I don't want to bother anyone with it, but how else could anda let people know your story even exists before it's published?

I promise I have put a lot of effort into it! It took me three years to create this world and the characters. Maybe you'll fall in cinta with "The Golden Heart". I'm striving for an international release of the book and what I need for that is support, support, support and lots of love!

I cinta everyone who tries to do the smallest thing to help!
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Opinion by 1999jacko posted lebih dari setahun yang lalu
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1:Grass oleh catherine Macphail
2:Worse than boys oleh catherine Macphail
3:Rick Riordan books
4:Game of thrones
5:Bzrk
6:Gone
7:hunger
8:Lies
9:plague
10:fear all oleh michael grant from 5-now
11:Hunger games
12:the enemy oleh charlie higson
13:D4rk inside
14:Inkheart
15: Skulduggery Pleasant
17:Dusk oleh kenneth opal
18:The Mediator oleh meg cabbot
19:any other buku oleh Catherine Macphail
20:Deception point oleh Dan brown
21:The hounds of the Morrigan
22:Enid Blyton Books
23: Roxy's Baby
all of these buku are epic check them out and enjoy them
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Opinion by Clavicula posted lebih dari setahun yang lalu
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My first language isn't English so please excuse my mistakes.^^
As a Emma Watson fan I saw the trailer of the movie "The Perks Of Being A Wallflower" and immediately fell in cinta with the story so I decided to buy the book.
After two days membaca I finished the book yesterday. (the book is not that big, so I probably would have finished it in one hari if I had lebih time^^) At first, it took me a while to find my way into the story and to understand Charlie (the main character). That was mostly because I wasn't used to the kind of structure the book had. It contains the letters Charlie writes to someone that we don't know. He writes about his life as a freshman and his friends.
He is very emotional and crys alot (especially in the beginnung) what made it for me even harder to "feel him" (I don't know how to express this feeling I get when I'm really in the story and I "live" the book). It was hard for me at this point because I tend to suppress my feelings and I don't cry alot (at least not in public). But at part 2 (the book is subdivided into 4 parts) I really began to understand him and I realised that I did lebih than understand him, I did find myself in him....
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Guide by disturbian posted lebih dari setahun yang lalu
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I have started a new club that deals with horror and bizarro fiction. Bizarro deals with the weird and extreme side of horror. Usually it's described as the literary equivalent to the cult section of the video store. There are many authors who deal with the Bizarro and for the most part they go unrecognized oleh the mainstream media and that is why I have started this club. The buku and topics I hope the club will include will deal with the lebih darker,nastier horror fiction, a place for adults who like to be challenged oleh their membaca material and hope that this new club HORROR AND BIZARRO LITERATURE will do this. Thank you.
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Review by HouseofNightRox posted lebih dari setahun yang lalu
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My Favourite buku (In no order)

1. Glass Houses oleh Rachel Caine
2. The Dead Girls Dance oleh Rachel Caine
3. Midnight Alley oleh Rachel Caine
4. Feast of Fools oleh Rachel Caine
5. Lord of Misrule oleh Rachel Caine
6. Carpe Corpus oleh Rachel Caine
7. Fade Out oleh Rachel Caine
8. ciuman of Death oleh Rachel Caine
9. Ghost Town oleh Rachel Caine
10. Northern Lights oleh Phillip Pullman
11. Marked oleh P.C and Kristen Cast
12. Betrayed oleh P.C and Kristen Cast
13. Chosen oleh P.C and Kristen Cast
14. Untamed oleh P.C and Kristen Cast
15. Hunted oleh P.C and Kristen Cast
16. Tempted oleh P.C and Kristen Cast
17. Burned oleh P.C and Kristen Cast
18. Awakened oleh P.C and Kristen Cast
19. City of bones oleh Cassandra Clare
20. City of Ashes oleh Cassandra Clare
21. City of Glass oleh Cassandra Clare
22. Halo oleh Alexandra Adornetto
23. The Awakening oleh L.J Smith
24. The Struggle oleh L.J Smith
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Article by moodystuff449 posted lebih dari setahun yang lalu
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Thing are going round and round my head, atau maybe my head is going round and round in things. -(Diana Wynne Jones)Howl's Moving Castle

Sophie, I'm dying of boredom in here, atau maybe just dying. -(Diana Wynne Jones)Howl's Moving Castle

"You must admit I have a right to live in a pigsty if I want." — Diana Wynne Jones (Howl's Moving Castle)

"’I think we ought to live happily ever after,’ and she thought he meant it. Sophie knew that living happily ever after with Howl would be a good deal lebih hair-raising than any storybook made it sound, though she was determined to try.

‘It should be hair-raising,’ added Howl.

‘And you'll exploit me,’ Sophie said.

‘And then you'll cut up all my suits to teach me.’”— Diana Wynne Jones

"’Go to bed, anda fool,’ Calcifer berkata sleepily. ‘You're drunk.’

‘Who, me?’ berkata Howl. ‘I assure you, my friends, I am cone sold sober.’ He got up and stalked upstairs, feeling for the dinding as if he thought it might escape him unless he kept in touch with it. His bedroom door did escape him." — Diana Wynne Jones (Howl's Moving...
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Opinion by serenacullen93 posted lebih dari setahun yang lalu
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ZEN AND XANDER UNDONE - Amy Kathleen Ryan
SHADOW FALLS - Amy Kathleen Ryan
Go Ask Alice, oleh Anonymous
Crime and Punishment, oleh Fyodor Dostoyevski
The Dark is Rising Series, oleh Susan Cooper
The Catcher in the Rye, oleh J.D. Salinger
The Astonishing Adventures of Fanboy and Goth Girl, oleh barry lyga
Boy Toy, oleh barry lyga
Hero Type, oleh Barry Lyga
bintang Girl, oleh Jerry Spinelli
How I live Now, oleh Meg Rosoff
MAGIC - Gail Carson Levine
Fairy Haven and the Quest for the Wand - Gail Carson Levine
menulis Magic: Creating Stories That Fly - Gail Carson Levine
Fairy Dust and the Quest for the Egg - Gail Carson Levine
For Biddle's Sake - Gail Carson Levine
Cinderellis and the Glass bukit, hill - Gail Carson Levine
Betsy Who Cried serigala - Gail Carson Levine
The Two Princesses of Bamarre- Gail Carson Levine
The Wish-Gail Carson Levine
Princess Sonora and the Long Sleep-Gail Carson Levine
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Opinion by Chitra_96_chant posted lebih dari setahun yang lalu
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Novel's title: Anne of Windy Poplars
Genre:Children's novel and everyday life
Author:Lucy M. Montgomery
publikasi on:1936
Publisher:McClelland and Stewart
Amount of page:440 page
This novel is telling about Anne Shirley, the protagonist who had an adventure of life in the sebelumnya versions.In this version,she's already becoming adult people and work as a teacher during 3 years.
From the cover,i think it can tampilkan the situation in England's village at 19 to 20th century.It contain of beauty scenery and calm situation.
The writer can describe the situation in the story and tell about appearance and characters of the antagonists and other person clearly. She can tampil Anne who feminine but brave for solving herself's atau her friend's problems and always have a solution about it.

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Article by EastendersRox posted lebih dari setahun yang lalu
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RULES
1. DUMPPP TWILIGHT buku IN THE BINNN (u can watch the movies)

ok today i will tell anda about great buku and there athors your natal LIST!!!

1.The vampire diaries saga

meet 17 tahun old elena gilbert she is extreamly butyfuil and every boy is after her one hari a new boy starts school he is suuuuppppeeerrr hot his name is stefan salvatore and she like really likes him but she is yet to find out his dark secret (hes a vampire) and he has a (vampire) brother who is SUPPPPPPPPPPPPPEREEEEERRRERERER
hot to so she is torn between his brother damon and her boyfriend stefan

it sound crap but trust me its not i would rate these buku 4 and a half out of five coz there really good DDEEEEFFFFOO put these buku on your xmas daftar and i know what your thinking they copied TWILIGHT but they dident stephine meyer copied vampire diarievamp diariess was wote years before twilight


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Guide by juicyjossy9 posted lebih dari setahun yang lalu
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membaca ROCKETS
– Book lists, resources & tips to read & learn to read better.

We've gathered here many resources for sharing the joy of membaca with children. oleh highlighting great buku and authors we hope you'll find the buku that unlock the cinta of membaca in the children anda care about.

ABCs of teaching reading
Free membaca guides
penulis interviews
penulis studies
Themed book lists
Big summer read
Award winning books
Holiday buying guide
Choosing and using kids’ books

… and lots lots more

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Opinion by juicyjossy9 posted lebih dari setahun yang lalu
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Lilian Jackson Braun
Mystery novels
From 200 to 300 pages
Hard cover and paperback


The Cat Who... is a novel series of murder mystery novels oleh Lilian Jackson Braun. This series is called the "Cat Who..." series because each book judul in this series begins with the words "The Cat Who. . .".

"The Cat Who..." buku feature a reporter named James Qwilleran and his Siamese kucing Kao K'o-Kung, Koko for short, and Yum-Yum. The first book in the series was written in 1966, with two lebih following in 1967 and 1968. Eighteen years passed until Jackson Braun published the selanjutnya book in the series, and through 2007 a new "Cat Who..." judul was published with some regularity.

Lawrence Block once wrote in one of his Burglar buku the rather facetious komentar that the selanjutnya book in the series ought to be entitled 'The Cat Who Lived Forever'.

See full daftar and 5-star reviews and where to find them:

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Review by juicyjossy9 posted lebih dari setahun yang lalu
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Alan Weisman
2007-2008
St. Martin’s Press

– A fascinating eco-thriller … Gripping

The simple but irresistible premise of Alan Weisman's The World Without Us - what would happen to the planet if human beings simply disappeared - lit up imaginations even as it ignited controversy around the world.

Weisman's "thought experiment" examines what would happen in both the immediate and distant future to the land, the animals, the oceans, our cities, our art, and all manner of things we take for granted if we were no longer here. Would the seas again teem with fish? Would our concrete jungles crumble to make way for natural ones? How long, if ever, would it take for our collective footprint to fade away?

A MUST READ

- Over 100 reviews can’t lie:

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Guide by juicyjossy9 posted lebih dari setahun yang lalu
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The small Himalayan kingdom of Bhutan takes seriously their country’s “gross national happiness,” which they deem as important as the gross domestic product, a standard economic indicator. Public policy, the king declared, should be linked to people’s sense of well-being, not just to economics. To be sure, the pillars of national happiness in Bhutan include financial self-reliance, a pristine environment, health care, education preserving local culture, and democracy. But economic growth in itself is just part of the equation.

The gross national happiness is not just for Bhutan: the notion of placing as much atau lebih value on people’s happiness and life satisfaction as on economic growth per se has been embraced oleh a small, but growing, international group of economists. They see as misguided the universal assumption in policy circles worldwide that the consumption of lebih goods means people feel better off. They are developing new ways to measure well-being in terms not just of income and employment but also of satisfaction with personal relationships and a sense of purpose in life.
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Review by O_The_Scientist posted lebih dari setahun yang lalu
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There's this book, Fablehaven. It's a series, as well, with over four buku in it. It revolves around Kendra and Seth Sorenson as they go to their grandfather's Estate. They discover a secret magical preserve, which they quickly learn is in danger from the Society of the Evening star, an evil secret society. Brandon Mull is the author, and he uses a very good menulis style. The buku had a lot of action in it, and a shocking twist at the end of the detik book was completely unexpected. If anda are young like me (I'm 14) atau younger, (maybe 15) anda should really like Fablehaven. It's nice and thrilling.
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Review by juicyjossy9 posted lebih dari setahun yang lalu
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Daniel Goleman, 2006, 334 pages

Goleman in his groundbreaking book reveals that neural linkages between humans influence the brain and the body. These invisible bridges give us the ability to change people's moods, emotions, and health - as these people can do to us. Relationships not only shape emotional states and general psychological experience, but also the very physiological matter that makes our body. Our interactions with people influences our immune system, circulation, hormones, and breathing for example.

Social Intelligence expands from the one-person psychology within an individual to a two-person psychology that looks at the connection shared between individuals. lebih specifically, Goleman defines social intelligence as:

1)    Social awareness, which comprises of primal empathy, attunement, empathic accuracy, and social cognition, and

2)    Social facility, which includes synchrony, self-presentation, influence, and concern.
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