Books by Publisher: Houghton Mifflin (Academic)

    Maggie Austin Cake

    By Maggie Austin

    Hardback Save £8.34 = £18.65

    A former ballerina, Maggie Austin turned to baking when an injury ended her dancing career - and has since become one of today's most sought-after cake artists, serving celebrity clients and even royalty around the world.

    Black Presidency

    By Michael Eric Dyson

    Paperback Save £2.34 = £9.65

    Michael Dyson was granted an exclusive interview with the president for this book, and Barack Obama's own voice shines through. This intimate access provides a unique depth to this engrossing analysis of the nation's first black president, and how race shapes and will shape our understanding of his achievements and...

    Florence Nightingale

    By Catherine Reef

    Hardback Save £3.14 = £10.85

    This riveting biography explores the exceptional life of Florence Nightingale. She is best known for her work during the Crimean War, when she vastly improved gruesome and deadly conditions and made nightly rounds to visit patients, becoming known around the world as the Lady with the Lamp. Includes notes, bibliography,...

    City of Dreams

    By Tyler Anbinder

    Hardback Save £7.54 = £17.46

    New York has been America's defining port of entry for nearly four centuries, a magnet for transplants from all over the globe. City of Dreams provides a vivid sense of what New York looked like, sounded like, smelled like, and felt like over the centuries of its development and maturation...

    Guile

    By Constance Cooper

    Paperback £7.25

    onie becomes aware that someone is sending harmful guile-changed objects to certain people, including herself. Her investigation becomes entwined with her hunt for the secrets of her mother's past and leads her to discover dangers hidden within her own family.

    Resilience

    By Eric Greitens

    Paperback Save £2.34 = £9.65

    A masterpiece of warrior wisdom: how to be resilient, how to overcome obstacles not by "positive thinking" or self- esteem, but by positive action. The best-selling author, Navy SEAL, and humanitarian Eric Greitens offers a self- help book unlike any other.

    Thing Explainer

    By Randall Munroe

    Hardback £24.91

    Applied Calculus

    By Frank C. Wilson

    Hardback Save £8.94 = £105.06

    Focusing on the business and social science student, this text uses plain language to stress the conceptual understanding of calculus. It incorporates examples of real applications, providing students with the analytical tools and technological skills they need to increase efficiency in the workplace.

    At a Glance: Paragraphs

    By Lee E. Brandon

    Paperback Save £1.29 = £23.70

    The Fourth Edition of AT A GLANCE: PARAGRAPHS guides students through the process of prewriting, paragraph structure, and developing a paragraph in specific and combined rhetorical modes. This text features new readings, optional text-based writing instruction, a chapter on writing the short essay, a brief handbook, and an emphasis on...

    Well-crafted Argument

    By Fred D. White

    Paperback Save £1.88 = £27.07

    The Well-Crafted Argument guides students through the process of writing effective argumentative essays across the disciplines. The two-part structure of this rhetoric/reader includes a complete pedagogical apparatus--with coverage of reading, writing, and researching a topic--and an anthology of readings grouped into eight thematic clusters. In-depth instruction, combined with real student...

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