Quiet

Quiet
Author: Susan Cain
Pages: 352
ISBN: 9780307352156
Available:
Release: 2013
Editor: Broadway Books
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Demonstrates how introverted people are misunderstood and undervalued in modern culture, charting the rise of extrovert ideology while sharing anecdotal examples of how to use introvert talents to adapt to various situations.

All Quiet on the Western Front

All Quiet on the Western Front
Author: Erich Maria Remarque
Pages: 240
ISBN: 9780812985535
Available:
Release: 2013-09-03
Editor: Random House
Language: un

Explanation of the Book:

Considered by many the greatest war novel of all time, All Quiet on the Western Front is Erich Maria Remarque’s masterpiece of the German experience during World War I. I am young, I am twenty years old; yet I know nothing of life but despair, death, fear, and fatuous superficiality cast over an abyss of sorrow. . . . This is the testament of Paul Bäumer, who enlists with his classmates in the German army during World War I. They become soldiers with youthful enthusiasm. But the world of duty, culture, and progress they had been taught breaks in pieces under the first bombardment in the trenches. Through years of vivid horror, Paul holds fast to a single vow: to fight against the principle of hate that meaninglessly pits young men of the same generation but different uniforms against one another . . . if only he can come out of the war alive. “The world has a great writer in Erich Maria Remarque. He is a craftsman of unquestionably first rank, a man who can bend language to his will. Whether he writes of men or of inanimate nature, his touch is sensitive, firm, and sure.”—The New York Times Book Review

The Quiet Book

The Quiet Book
Author: Deborah Underwood
Pages: 32
ISBN: 9780547488196
Available:
Release: 2010-04-12
Editor: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

All quiet is not created equal. In this irresistibly charming picture book, many different quiet moments are captured, from the anticipation-heavy “Top of the roller coaster quiet” to the shocked-into-silence “First look at your new hairstyle quiet.” The impossibly sweet bears, rabbits, fish, birds, and iguanas are all rendered in soft pencils and colored digitally, and, as in all of the best picture books, the illustrations propel the story far beyond the words. A sure-to-be-a-classic bedtime favorite. Awards: 2011 ALA Notable Children's Book, 2010–2011, New York Times bestseller, 2011 CCBC Choices, 2011 NCTE Notable Children's Trade Book, 2010 New York Times Notable Book, 2010 Publishers Weekly Best Book of the Year, 2010 School Library Journal Best Book of the Year

A Quiet Place

A Quiet Place
Author: Douglas Wood
Pages: 32
ISBN: 0689876092
Available:
Release: 2005-05-01
Editor: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Language: un

Explanation of the Book:

"Sometimes a person needs a quiet place." A place that's far away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life -- a place that isn't ringing or talking or roaring or playing. But sometimes that place isn't easy to find. Explore what it's like to find a special someplace where we all can think our own thoughts and feel our own feelings.

Quiet Power

Quiet Power
Author: Susan Cain,Gregory Mone,Erica Moroz
Pages: 288
ISBN: 9781101629802
Available:
Release: 2016-05-03
Editor: Penguin
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

The monumental bestseller Quiet has been recast in a new edition that empowers introverted kids and teens Susan Cain sparked a worldwide conversation when she published Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking. With her inspiring book, she permanently changed the way we see introverts and the way introverts see themselves. The original book focused on the workplace, and Susan realized that a version for and about kids was also badly needed. This book is all about kids' world—school, extracurriculars, family life, and friendship. You’ll read about actual kids who have tackled the challenges of not being extroverted and who have made a mark in their own quiet way. You’ll hear Susan Cain’s own story, and you’ll be able to make use of the tips at the end of each chapter. There’s even a guide at the end of the book for parents and teachers. This insightful, accessible, and empowering book, illustrated with amusing comic-style art, will be eye-opening to extroverts and introverts alike.

The Quiet Diplomacy of Liberation

The Quiet Diplomacy of Liberation
Author: Chris Landsberg
Pages: 264
ISBN: 1770090282
Available:
Release: 2004
Editor: Jacana Media
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

A leading analyst of South Africa's national and foreign policy chronicles the complexities of the transition from apartheid to democracy and South Africa's current approach to diplomacy in Africa and further afield.

The Quiet Child

The Quiet Child
Author: Janet Collins
Pages: 240
ISBN: 9780826440976
Available:
Release: 1996-10-01
Editor: A&C Black
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

This text focuses on the educational behaviour of the quiet child, including a range of case studies in which pupils reveal how their relationships with their parents influences their perception of themselves and their school life. The book is designed to help teachers understand the difference between shyness and severe withdrawal, and offers helpful advice on how best to meet the needs of quiet pupils. The result of considerable research, this book should help teachers identify teaching strategies for these pupils.

Finding Quiet

Finding Quiet
Author: Jamie Grace
Pages: 224
ISBN: 9781493428083
Available:
Release: 2020-10-13
Editor: Baker Books
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

We live in a loud, loud world. Whether it's the criticism of others, the clamor of injustice, or the voice of anxiety from within, we are constantly being bombarded with noise. So what does it mean to find peace in the midst of all the noise? Is there a way to acknowledge the struggles we face and learn how to manage the stressors and voices that trigger us while believing in the promises and goodness of God? Jamie Grace has lived in the middle of noise for most of her life. Many know her as a singer with radio hits who has spent the last decade on stages and in front of the camera, but behind the scenes, she has struggled with Tourette Syndrome, ADHD, and an anxiety disorder for most of her life. But in the middle of both inner and outer noise, Jamie has learned how to manage the negative effects of her diagnoses, make the most of her strengths, and lean into the journey God has led her on. A journey of Finding Quiet.

Quinn and the Quiet Quiet

Quinn and the Quiet  Quiet
Author: Philippa Dowding
Pages: 88
ISBN: 9781459743120
Available:
Release: 2019-09-21
Editor: Dundurn
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Quinn might get used to the food, Work Bots, and creating the Blue BrickTM ... but why are children all around him turning blue? Quinn Fleet, twelve, Packager (QF12P) has only been at the Work Centre for three days, but he’s already seen a Caver run away, faced interrogation, and been made to stand in front of a crowd of children in the Grand Hall to apologize for breaking a Blue BrickTM. That's when he notices that all the children at the Work Centre look so thin, ragged, and blue. Why are the children turning blue? Why can they make the strange blue spark when they snap their fingers? What’s the blue shimmer in the air? And why do a renegade Work Bot and an Officer want Quinn to lead the NewBlues to the sanctuary of the Quiet, Quiet? But more than all that, what is the Quiet, Quiet, anyway?

The Duty and Difficulty of Being Quiet A Sermon on Ex Xiv 13 Etc

The Duty and Difficulty of Being Quiet  A Sermon  on Ex  Xiv  13   Etc
Author: Henry SIMON (Independent Minister.)
Pages: 329
ISBN: BL:A0021761103
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Release: 1870
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

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The Christmas Quiet Book

The Christmas Quiet Book
Author: Deborah Underwood
Pages: 32
ISBN: 9780547834412
Available:
Release: 2012-10-16
Editor: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

The holidays are filled with joyful noise. But Christmas is sometimes wrapped in quiet: “Searching for presents quiet,” “Getting caught quiet,” and “Hoping for a snow day quiet.” Irresistibly cute, soft colored pencil illustrations of bunnies, bears, and more paint a magical holiday picture indeed.

Be Quiet Mike

Be Quiet  Mike
Author: Leslie Patricelli
Pages: 40
ISBN: 9780763644772
Available:
Release: 2011
Editor: Candlewick Press
Language: un

Explanation of the Book:

Monkey Mike is reprimanded for making noise when he taps pencils and clangs trash cans until he sees a drum set in the music store and puts his hands-on talents to work in a most impressive way.

The Quiet Land

The Quiet Land
Author: James A. Warner
Pages: 168
ISBN: IND:39000005901363
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Release: 1970
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Look at the life and country of the Amish and related sects of Lancaster, South East Pennsylvania.

And Quiet Flows the Don

And Quiet Flows the Don
Author: Mikhail Aleksandrovich Sholokhov
Pages: 554
ISBN: 9780679725213
Available:
Release: 1989
Editor: Vintage
Language: un

Explanation of the Book:

A vibrant novel of a young Cossack's experiences as the Russian Revolution interrupts his half-barbarian life of hunting, fishing, carnality, and drink.

The Quiet Journal

The Quiet Journal
Author: Susan Cain
Pages: 192
ISBN: 9780593135921
Available:
Release: 2020-03-31
Editor: Clarkson Potter
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Quiet Revolution

Quiet Revolution
Author: Wisconsin Mental Retardation Planning and Implementation Program
Pages: 88
ISBN: WISC:89047579032
Available:
Release: 1968
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Localized Heating Effects in the Quiet Polar Thermosphere

Localized Heating Effects in the Quiet Polar Thermosphere
Author: Jay Robert Knutson
Pages: 248
ISBN: MINN:31951001114486K
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Release: 1978
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

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Quiet Your Mind and Get to Sleep

Quiet Your Mind and Get to Sleep
Author: Colleen Carney,Rachel Manber
Pages: 169
ISBN: 9781572246270
Available:
Release: 2009
Editor: New Harbinger Publications
Language: un

Explanation of the Book:

Insomnia usually appears in the presence of at least one other disorder. Particularly common co-occurring conditions include major depression, generalized anxiety, attention deficit/hyperactivity in children, and chronic pain. In sleep clinics, insomnia patients with co-occurring psychological disorders outnumber those with only insomnia two-to-one (National Institutes of Health), yet there are no books currently available to help those with insomnia comorbid with another mental health condition. Quiet Your Mind and Get to Sleep offers solutions to this sizeable population in a practical, step-by-step manner that simulates the experience of visiting a sleep therapist. This program in this workbook is based on a proven-effective cognitive behavior therapy (CBT) treatment program created by coauthor Colleen Carney. Readers will learn new skills for dealing with insomnia and complete simple worksheets and assignments that will help them evaluate their insomnia as well as their comorbid condition. Chapters address insomnia and depression, insomnia and anxiety (including generalized anxiety disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder, and other specific types of anxiety), and insomnia and chronic pain.

Why Are You So Quiet

Why Are You So Quiet
Author: Jaclyn Desforges
Pages: 32
ISBN: 1773214349
Available:
Release: 2020-09-08
Editor: Annick Press
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Into a world where it often seems nobody is listening comes a poignant story that celebrates the power of silence. "Why are you so quiet?" Her teacher implores it, her classmates shout it, even her mom wonders it. Everyone, it seems, is concerned for Myra Louise. So, in search of an answer to the tiresome question nobody will stop asking, she invents a listening machine. If the raindrops, or the crickets, or the dryers at the laundromat can tell her why they're so quiet, maybe Myra Louise can finally make everybody understand. But the more she listens, the less interested she becomes in finding any answer at all. Because Myra Louise comes to realize that all she really needs is someone else to listen alongside her. With gorgeous illustrations from Risa Hugo, Jaclyn Desforges's first picture book champions introversion and the value of being a listener, a thinker, and an observer in our increasingly loud world.

The Quiet Campaigner

The Quiet Campaigner
Author: Elinor C. Hartshorn
Pages: 560
ISBN: IND:30000061642868
Available:
Release: 1988
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

Explanation of the Book: