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Chang calls her Seon-i, so I thought her name was Seon or Seon-hui. I get up and ... It's getting late so I invited Haeseon to sleep over at my place. ... Then I get up, turn on the light and open the notebook that I got from Chang.

Author: Kyung-Sook Shin

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9781605988641

Category: Fiction

Page: 400

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The highly anticipated release of the most personal novel by Kyung-Sook Shin, who first burst on to the literary scene with the New York Times bestseller, Please Look After Mom. Homesick and alone, a teen-aged girl has just arrived in Seoul to work in a factory. Her family, still in the countryside, is too impoverished to keep sending her to school, so she works long, sun-less days on a stereo-assembly line, struggling through night school every evening in order to achieve her dream of becoming a writer. Korea’s brightest literary star sets this complex and nuanced coming-of-age story against the backdrop of Korea’s industrial sweatshops of the 1970’s and takes on the extreme exploitation, oppression, and urbanization that helped catapult Korea’s economy out of the ashes of war. But it was girls like Shin’s heroine who formed the bottom of Seoul’s rapidly changing social hierarchy, forgotten and ignored. Richly autobiographical, The Girl Who Wrote Loneliness lays bare the conflict and confusion Shin faces as she confronts her past and the sweeping social change of the past half-century. Cited in Korea as one of the most important literary novels of the decade, this novel cements Shin’s legacy as one of the most insightful and exciting writers of her generation.
2015-09-15 By Kyung-Sook Shin

His reaction is calm: There is nothing to be amazed about, I am a backward boy, I wet myself everyday. ... A heightened self-esteem: [He wants to be] director of a factory, earn well, live the good life. ... He wants to go home.

Author: Еkaterina Zavershneva

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 9789811046254

Category: Education

Page: 523

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This book consists of previously unpublished manuscripts by Vygotsky found in the first systematic study of Vygotsky’s family archive. The notebooks and scientific diaries gathered in this volume represent all periods of Vygotsky’s scientific life, beginning with the earliest manuscript, entitled The tragicomedy of strivings (1912), and ending with his last note, entitled Pro domo sua (1934), written shortly before his death. The notes reveal unknown aspects of the eminent psychologist’s personality, show his aspirations and interests, and allow us to gain insights into the development of his thinking and its internal dynamics. Several texts reflect the plans that Vygotsky was unable to realize during his lifetime, such as the creation of a theory of emotions and a theory of consciousness, others reveal Vygotsky’s involvement in activities that were previously unknown, and still others provide outlines of papers and lectures. The notes are presented in chronological order, preceded by brief introductions and accompanied by an extensive set of notes. The result is a book that allows us to obtain a much deeper understanding of Vygotsky’s innovative ideas.
2018-01-24 By Еkaterina Zavershneva

Notebook. and. notes. I have to be honest with you on this one: I find it hard to write notes when I'm in the field. The moment with a bird or insect is often so fleeting that I get caught up in its magic and forget about jotting down ...

Author: Nick Baker

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN: 9781472922069

Category: Nature

Page: 352

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Nick Baker's fascination with the natural world began at an early age, inspired by Gerald and Lee Durrell's classic book The Amateur Naturalist. His The Complete Naturalist is an up-to-date, practical introduction to observing, understanding and investigating the natural world around us. Whether you want to understand what makes an insect and insect, rear a family of frogs for your garden pond, or record bird songs and calls, Nick can give you all the advice and information you need. Fact-packed and brimming with practical tips, techniques and activities, The Complete Naturalist offers a rich source of new ideas for more experienced naturalists, as well as sparking the natural curiosity of a whole new generation. From communicating with wild animals to setting up an aquarium, this is the naturalist's guide no family bookshelf should be without. Nick is an experienced and well-travelled naturalist, and his book includes his international experiences.
2015-05-21 By Nick Baker

'If you know any different, Frank Gray, you'll do well to keep quiet about it. I won't have her get into trouble on my account, and not on yours neither. ... you think I'd get a pound? Every penny I earn goes into keeping us as it is.

Author: T D Griggs

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9781409111986

Category: Fiction

Page: 352

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A forbidden love. A vow of revenge. And an empire on the brink of war. Set at the end of the nineteenth century, this sweeping, epic love story traces the doomed relationship of two young people against the backdrop of a British Empire bracing itself against political opposition. As a boy, Frank had to leave his beloved India when his mother was assaulted by a British officer and accidentally shot when Frank tried to intervene. After his father dies of shame and a broken heart, Frank must make his way to England, sustained only by the determination to revenge himself on the man responsible for destroying his family as soon as he's old enough to become a soldier himself. Grace is the privileged daughter of an industrial magnate, but following her heart and her head makes her a champion of those oppressed by masters of the empire like her father, and so she too finds she has lost her family. As the pair fall in love, there is only one thing standing in the way of true happiness - Frank's vow of revenge...
2012-03-01 By T D Griggs

Put it all together: You need more money than before; there are more opportunities for you to spend than before; and you may have ... Let's say you have a car and have to help pay for insurance. ... But give us a chance to earn it!

Author: David Gardner

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9780743229968

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 256

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A guide to becoming financially independent with tips on saving and investing.
2002-08-06 By David Gardner

We'll have you back in time for dessert. ... “Closed for renovation,” if you believed the large sign posted out front (though there was a suspicious absence of ... Dismissing his men, he switched o his notebook and rose to his feet.

Author: Jesse Gordon

Publisher: Cream-Colored Coffee Cup

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Category: Fiction

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In the late twenty-first century, war has become unfashionable. In its place: the Global Ranking System, a means by which the world’s Patriot nations can compete for resources via academic, artistic, athletic, and scientific contest. Monica Sardinia is a junior national gymnast whose superior technical ability has earned her elite citizenship, credits for her hometown, and a chance to compete as a Patriot athlete on Heroes’ Day. However, when her parents can no longer afford to keep her training at her local club, she’s forced to go “common,” relinquishing her elite status and watching from the sidelines as her training partners move on to bigger and better things without her. Struggling to adjust to her new life as an average, ordinary teenager growing up in an ailing Wisconsin suburb, Monica’s future looks bleak—that is, until she’s unexpectedly drafted as team captain of America’s precocious new national squad. It’s the chance of a lifetime, and she takes it, heading to the Olympus Space Station to train under none other than legend (and former Hero), Darren Hades. But no opportunity comes without a price, and Monica soon finds that in order to compete internationally she’ll have to do more than just master her skills, for in the world of the Patriot elite scores are the lifeblood of the economy, and the slightest misstep can send ripples across the globe.
2021-10-29 By Jesse Gordon

'How long is a while?' 'Six months. Maybe a year.' 'A year! We don't have a year.' 'What can I tell you.' 'You can tell me how I get in to see those notebooks today.' One of Caroline's eyes popped open. She propped herself on one elbow.

Author: William Landay

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9781409136194

Category: Fiction

Page: 320

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A Chief of Police who is looking for a way out...a retired cop...and a murder which reaches back 20 years... The brilliant, award-winning novel from the author of DEFENDING JACOB In a small town in Maine, nothing much happens. Even the Chief of Police, Ben Truman, is thinking about leaving. That is, until he discovers a body in a cabin up by the lake. The dead man turns out to be a Boston prosecutor who had been investigating a series of gang-related murders. When Truman heads to the city to follow the few leads he has on the case, he is not welcomed by the local police - after all, big city crime is not something he has had any experience with. But Truman refuses to let go of the case. With the help of a retired cop, he becomes embroiled in an investigation which reaches back to a killing 20 years ago...
2013-09-26 By William Landay

'Yeah, well, you earn more money than me.' She rips the wrapping off the sandwich and takes a mouthful of cheese and tomato. 'So, what did you find?' 'Not much, like I said.' He takes his notebook out of his inside pocket, skims through ...

Author: C.M. Stephenson

Publisher: Open Road Media

ISBN: 9781504071932

Category: Fiction

Page: 332

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The discovery of her sister’s body twenty-three years later leads a police inspector to more murders in this debut psychological thriller. When DI Thomasine Albright is informed that the remains of her fifteen-year-old sister have been found, she has the tragic responsibility of breaking the news to her mother. Thomasine promises her mother that she will be the one to find Karen’s killer. But Karen Albright wasn’t the only girl to go missing during that weekend in 1973 . . . Veronica Lightfoot disappeared too. They’d lived barely four miles apart, yet apparently never met. Suddenly there is a new question, was Veronica involved in her Karen’s death? Is that why she vanished? DI Mel Philips is handed the original case file and begins a new investigation. Unwilling to be side-lined, Thomasine decides to go it alone and realises as the case unfolds that there may be other victims. Can she find them too? She Lies Hidden is a suspenseful and gripping psychological thriller. It will appeal to fans of authors like Cara Hunter, Louise Jensen, Katarina Diamond.
2018-09-24 By C.M. Stephenson

This means that you have to know exactly how much money you have on hand and how much money you earn after taxes. 2. Know exactly who you ... every penny you spend. Get a notebook and write down where your money goes on a daily basis.

Author: Larry Winget

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781440659294

Category: Self-Help

Page: 224

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Read Larry Winget's posts on the Penguin Blog The Pitbull of Personal Development and New York Time bestselling author is back with advice on the dumb things people do to sabotage their success What do people really want? They want what they've got. It's a simple formula. You have what you want because your actions produced your results. Not your words and certainly not your wants. In his signature caustic yet lovable style, Larry Winget dishes out straight talk on what he calls "life's messes", and offers sound, simple solutions. Taking on business, family, health, being fat, being stupid, success, money, and more, Larry Winget points out exactly which changes have to take place in order for people to turn their lives around. A little bit of business, a little bit of personal development, a little finance, a little parenting, a little health and wellness, The Idiot Factor will help anyone identify his or her own "areas of stupidity" and take action to finally achieve real success.
2008-12-30 By Larry Winget

I simply do not get angry for this reason: I get rather irritated and bored and move on. I do feelthat AAis helping me,and have been told ad nauseam that sitting in meetings isn't enough,that onehas toworkthe steps in orderto have ...

Author: Willem Martens

Publisher: Osmora Incorporated

ISBN: 9782765907824

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 146

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I worked for decades as psychoanalyst and researcher in forensic psychiatric settings with psychopaths. I was fascinated by those psychopaths who were cured and wrote my PhD-thesis about remission in psychopaths, which is a very rare phenomenon, indeed. I was astonished about the simplicity of ideas and misconceptions about psychopathy of other scholars. I knew from my own and other psychopaths experiences that the reality of the psychopathic condition was much more complex than they ever could conceive. This motivated me the write a number of articles in international journals in order to make an attempt to correct and complement current theories of psychopaths. I am retired now since 5 years and I enjoyed to be in the circumstance to focus myself completely on my old passion, namely composing of music. However, my repose was disturbed by a well-known scholar and friend who asked me to write a book about my own experienced as a psychopath. And so I decided to accept this last task before I should leave forever the scientific arena of the forensic psychiatry. And I do it with a good reason. Psychopaths might regard their features, attitude and behavior quite differently than their non-psychopathic counterparts and psychiatric researchers do. This distinction might be the result of a) ignorance of non-psychopaths about the true nature of this complex disorder, b) a very different perspective of psychopaths and non-psychopaths in analyzing this phenomenon, c) the fact that most empirical data is gathered from incarnated, criminal populations who are very able to manipulate tests (most of them know much about the PCL-R), assessments, researchers, and therapists (just for fun, revenge, hatred, or disgust) and d) a lack of utilization of and unavailability of reliable and voluntary self-reports of psychopaths in informal settings, and so on. Informal, non-academic and non-clinical settings are important because the psychopaths I investigated hate formal academic and clinical settings because they consider them as bulwarks of repressing authority which are harmful for them. They consider current theories and concepts of psychopathy as inadequate, incomplete, incorrect, stereotype which bring about stigmatization.
2015-01-12 By Willem Martens