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The People of the Abyss

by Jack London & Mint Editions

The People of the Abyss (1903) is a work of nonfiction by American writer Jack London. Written after the author spent three months living in London?s poverty-stricken East End, The People of the Abyss bears...


Senior Services Today

by Ashley Brooks

Senior citizens (frequently referred to by the more inclusive term “older adults”) are one of the largest and fastest growing demographics in the world. Public libraries have a duty to serve these individuals...


Inarticulate Speech of the Heart

by Larry J McCloskey

For 40 years, Larry McCloskey has had the privilege of working with persons with disabilities. He applied for a job, which grew into a profession, which?because of the people?became a welcomed vocation. The...


The Truth About COVID-19

by Ronnie Cummins, Joseph Mercola & Robert F. Kennedy

USA Today national bestseller!

Multiple New York Times best-selling author Dr. Joseph Mercola and Ronnie Cummins, founder and director of the Organic Consumers Association, team up to expose the truth?and end...


(M)othering Labeled Children

by María Cioè-Peña

This book takes a distinctive approach to exploring the experiences and identities of minoritized Latinx mothers who are raising a child who is labeled as both an emergent bilingual and dis/abled. It showcases...


Manual Handling in Health and Social Care, Second Edition

by Michael Mandelstam

Manual Handling in Health and Social Care is written for all those involved in the manual handling of adults or children - including those carrying it out, assessors, managers and commissioners.

It lays out the...


Organizing Insurgency

by Immanuel Ness

Workers in the Global South are doomed through economic imperialism to carry the burden of the entire world. While these workers appear isolated from the Global North, they are in fact deeply integrated into...


Organizing Insurgency

by Immanuel Ness

Workers in the Global South are doomed through economic imperialism to carry the burden of the entire world. While these workers appear isolated from the Global North, they are in fact deeply integrated into...


A Treasure Box for Creating Trauma-Informed Organizations

by Karen Treisman

This Treasure Box book is packed full of valuable resources from bestselling and award-winning author, trainer, organizational consultant, and Clinical Psychologist Dr. Karen Treisman, and will show you how...


I Am Mallorie

by Patricia L. McIntosh, Andrea Johnson Arnp Pmhnp-Bc & Sara K. McIntosh

A giraffe is a safe guardian, an elephant a playmate, and bears become trusted friends on the pages of I am Mallorie. Delightful story book animals created with greenscreen photography illustrate the feelings...


Vigilante Feminists and Agents of Destiny

by Laura Mattoon D'Amore

This interdisciplinary study examines the relationship between violence, empowerment, and the teenage super/heroine in comics and young adult fantasy novels. The author analyzes stories of teenage super/heroines...


Vigilante Feminists and Agents of Destiny

by Laura Mattoon D'Amore

This interdisciplinary study examines the relationship between violence, empowerment, and the teenage super/heroine in comics and young adult fantasy novels. The author analyzes stories of teenage super/heroines...


Black Women's Health

by Michele Tracy Berger

The struggles African American women and their adolescent daughters face in living healthy, active lives

From heart disease and diabetes to HIV and obesity, Black women and girls face serious health risks, lagging...


Children, the War and Us

by Loris Malaguzzi, Jane McCall, Claudia Giudici & Paola Cagliari et al.

The second in the "Fragments" series of digital publishing dedicated to Loris Malaguzzi, and making available to a wider public his writings and talks during professional development, conferences, and conventions....


Commentaries for a code to reading the exhibition

by Loris Malaguzzi, Jane McCall, Claudia Giudici & Paola Cagliari et al.

The first in the "Fragments" series of digital publishing dedicated to Loris Malaguzzi, and making available to a wider public his writings and talks during professional development, conferences, and conventions....


Is This Wi-Fi Organic?

by Dave Farina

How to Separate Real Scientific Truths from Fake News

?Scientific literacy is our best defense in an age of increasing disinformation.? ?Kellie Gerardi, Aerospace Professional and Author of Not Necessarily Rocket...


Youth Prospects in the Digital Society

by John Bynner & Walter Heinz

In an age when the next generation have worse prospects than those of their parents, this book appraises the challenges young people face resulting from the instability of their lives. Based on youth experience...


The Children of Looked After Children

by Louise Roberts

EPDF and EPUB available Open Access under CC-BY-NC licence. Based on groundbreaking original research, this book provides a comprehensive account of the issues surrounding pregnancy and parenthood for young...


The Will of the Creator

by Sammy Levitt

The Will of the Creator is the story of a serial killer in Philadelphia in the early 1980s. Charley, a Vietnam veteran who was sent home from the war after sustaining a gunshot wound to his head, is a main character....


Out Of Sight, Out Of Mind

by Yvonne Vissing

Because they're small, they're easy to overlook. Because their voices don't carry far, it's hard to hear them. We'd rather not look too closely or listen too carefully. And if we don't see them, maybe they'll...