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Invisible Women

Author: Sarah Long

Publisher: Zaffre Publishing (2017)

Isn't it about time we talked about YOU? Sandra has a naughty secret. Harriet has been ditched with her ailing mother-in-law one time too many. Tessa is desperate for distraction after her youngest flies the nest for uni. With the big 5-0 around the corner, isn't it about time they put themselves first?

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Is It A Fruit?

Author: Jan Pritchett

Publisher: Pearson Education (2001)

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Love Is The Cure : On Life, Loss, And The End Of AIDS

Author: Elton John

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton (2012)

In the 1980s, Elton John saw friend after friend, loved one after loved one, perish needlessly from AIDS. In the midst of the plague, he befriended Ryan White, a young Indiana boy ostracized by his town and his school because of the HIV infection he had contracted from a blood transfusion. Ryan's inspiring life and devastating death led Elton to two realizations: His own life was a mess. And he had to do something to help stop the AIDS crisis.

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Making Aromatherapy Creams And Lotions

Author: Donna Maria

Publisher: Storey Books (2000)

Nourish and revitalize your skin with your own handcrafted creams and lotions. Donna Maria shares her simple five-step method for creating fragrant all-natural body rubs, facial creams, lip balms, moisturizers, and more. Explore how aromatic oils can effectively preserve and protect your skin, and learn how to craft products that target your skin's specific needs. You'll be amazed at how your products, which are both inexpensive and free of harsh chemicals, can help promote healthy and vibrant skin.

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Mindfulness: A Practical Guide To Finding Peace In A Frantic World

Authors: Mark Williams, Danny Penman

Part of a series: A World Book Night Book 2018

Publisher: Piatkus (2011)

MINDFULNESS reveals a set of simple yet powerful practices that can be incorporated into daily life to help break the cycle of unhappiness, stress, anxiety and mental exhaustion and promote genuine joie de vivre. It's the kind of happiness that gets into your bones. It seeps into everything you do and helps you meet the worst that life can throw at you with new courage. The book is based on Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT). MBCT revolves around a straightforward form of mindfulness meditation which takes just a few minutes a day for the full benefits to be revealed. MBCT has been clinically proven to be at least as effective as drugs for depression and it is recommended by the UK's National Institute of Clinical Excellence - in other words, it works. More importantly it also works for people who are not depressed but who are struggling to keep up with the constant demands of the modern world. MINDFULNESS focuses on promoting joy and peace rather than banishing unhappiness. It's precisely focused to help ordinary people boost their happiness and confidence levels whilst also reducing anxiety, stress and irritability.

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My Body

Authors: Chez Pitchall, Christiane Gunzi

Part of a series: My Early Learning Library Series

Publisher: Pitchall & Gunzi (2008)

A straightforward introduction to the parts of the body for young children, with simple labels, clear, full-colour photographs.

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Naturally Slim Without Dieting

Author: Dr Cherie Martin

Publisher: Doubleday (1996)

This text presents a method of achieving permanent weight-loss, which advises against severe and obsessive slimming regimes and excessive exercise and workouts. It examines the reasons behind overeating and shows how to establish self-control and correct eating habits.

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New Lands

Author: Charles Fort

Publisher: Sphere Books (1974)

The unorthodox book that asks questions which orthodox science does not answer…thought provoking, astounding, outrageous – the truth about inexplicable phenomena by the man who has shot the scientific basis of modern wisdom full of large holes. Charles Fort's parade of scientific anomalies frames the larger anomaly that is human existence. New Lands is a book with the capacity to rewire brains and sculpt new lenses for seeing the unexpected, the unexplained--and perhaps for glimpsing our own role in Fort's mystifying cosmic scheme.

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No One Is Too Small To Make A Difference

Author: Greta Thunberg

Publisher: Penguin Books (2019)

In August 2018 a fifteen-year-old Swedish girl, Greta Thunberg, decided not to go to school one day. Her actions ended up sparking a global movement for action against the climate crisis, inspiring millions of pupils to go on strike for our planet, forcing governments to listen

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Ocr Gcse Home Economics - Child Development

Authors: Jean Marshall, Sue Stuart, Lindsey Robins

Publisher: Heinemann (2009)

Written by experts and fully updated and extended to reflect the revised OCR GCSE specification, this Student Book is written by experts in the field. It offers complete coverage of the requirements for controlled assessment, and provides material to cater for student differentiation. Our popular Exam Cafe feature is included at the end of each unit to aid exam preparation. Content is matched to the unit structure of the revised syllabus, and new Talk About It and Think About It activities are ideal for class discussions, group work or homework. Grade Studio features provide focused support to help students to build the skills they need.

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