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Confessions of a High School Word Nerd

by Arianne Cohen Colleen Kinder

Effortlessly acquire an SAT vocabulary through hilarious high school essays Every year, 9 million American students expend large amounts of time and energy preparing for proficiency and entrance exams like the SAT, ACT, PSAT, and SSAT with a heap of vocabulary flash cards and a fat volume of repetitive practice tests. Each one of them, along with their parents and teachers, wishes that there was a less painful way to prepare for test day. There is, and this book is the solution: a collection of ten well-written, entertaining essays by recent college-graduates-turned-writers that honestly and amusingly recount wild, traumatizing, and hilarious high-school events, using common SAT words as a study tool. (*gluteus: any of the large muscles of the buttocks; esp: gluteus maximus) .

Help, It's Broken! A Fix-it Bible for the Repair Impaired

by Arianne Cohen

No matter where you live and whether you rent or own, one day you'll wake up in the morning and something will be broken. This book will come in handy to avoid panic and home repair disasters because a good reference guide is just what you need when there's a geyser in your living room. Count on this manual to tell you what to do or who to call to get the mess fixed.This useful book includes chapters on: Walls, Doors, Windows and Floors; Electricity; Appliances; Plumbing; Heat and Ventilation; Pests; Frugal Fixing and more. Each section is illustrated and explains the basics of how things operate before detailing how to fix them in a few easy steps. It also teaches you not only how to fix things yourself but also how to get someone who knows what they're doing to fix things for you and what questions to ask. This quick and informative guide can save you thousands of dollars and a lot of hassle. From unclogging drains to expelling rodents, from repairing stained carpet to fixing your dishwasher, you can depend on this book in any number of household catastrophes. Even if you can barely tell a nut from a bolt, Help! It's Broken is your quick reference guide for all home-repair solutions. Consider it a toolbox essential.

Weeknight Meals in a Hurry: The Monday Through Friday Eat-well Cookbook Series

by Arianne Cohen Jean Navar

Available together for the first time, the cookbooks in this essential Woman's Day series undertake one type of food for every night of the week, so you can enjoy the benefits of a varied diet and never get bored with dinner. From chicken and pasta to meat, vegetarian and seafood, all of the recipes are easy and fast to make and include cooking time, serving size, nutritional information, and handy tips and facts that every cook should know.Perfect for the cook who's short on time, many of the dishes can be prepared in 30 minutes or less, on the stovetop, oven, grill and slow cooker, with a wide variety of cuisines and styles to choose from.Monday Night is Chicken Night contains dozens of mouthwatering poultry recipes for the whole family, including Easy Pot Pies, Buffalo Chicken Pizzas and Best-Ever Fried Chicken.Tuesday Night is Pasta Night includes salads, vegetarian and meat dishes, oven-baked favorites and many more comforting pasta recipes, such as Lasagna Rolls, Baked Rigatoni with Mini Turkey Meatballs and even Grilled Southwestern Pasta Salad.Wednesday Night is Vegetarian is divided into three sections "Tarts, Pizzas and Sandwiches," "Salads, Soups & Sides and "Main Dishes" with wholesome dishes, like Rustic Summer Squash Tart, Tuscan Tomato Soup & Parmesan Toasts and Bean, Spinach & Corn Quesadillas.Thursday Night is Hearty Meat features a variety of cuisines and tasty recipes using beef, pork, lamb, veal, chicken and turkey, including Beef, Barley and Mushroom Soup, Cumin Roast Pork with Dried Fruit and Moroccan Lamb Shanks.Friday Night is Seafood Night brings the health benefits of fish to your family dinners. A huge variety of fish and seafood dishes will please even the pickiest eaters, from Walnut Crusted Halibut with Orange Salsa to Ginger-Soy Salmon & Bok Choy and Lemon & Mint Seafood Skewers with Tabbouleh.Trust the experts at Woman's Day to offer you hundreds of tasty, healthy recipes that are also time and budget conscious and will bring your family to the dinner table every night of the week!

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