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Product Description: It-s people who make organizations great, so how can leaders best help their people achieve that greatness? You can't just demand greatness-you have to inspire it. The most effective leaders don't just stand in front of their people, they stand behind them too...read more

CD/Spoken Word:

9781520000985 | Mp3 una edition (Berrett-Koehler on Dreamscape audio, February 1, 2016), cover price $19.99 | About this edition: It-s people who make organizations great, so how can leaders best help their people achieve that greatness?

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Product Description: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Travel back in time to the age of the pyramids with this interactive trivia book from Jeopardy! winner and New York Times bestselling author Ken Jennings. With this book about ancient Egypt, you'll become an expert and wow your friends and teachers with awesome ancient facts...read more

Prebinding:

9780606378444 | Turtleback Books, September 15, 2015, cover price $18.40 | About this edition: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

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Product Description: Let your inner astronaut explore outer space with this interactive trivia book from Jeopardy! champ and New York Times bestselling author Ken Jennings.With this book about space you’ll become an expert and wow your friends and teachers with out-of-this-world facts: Did you know that Mars has a volcano bigger than the state of Arizona? Or that there’s a star with a diamond the size of our moon at its core? With great illustrations, cool trivia, and fun quizzes to test your knowledge, this guide will have you on your way to whiz-kid status in no time...read more

Hardcover:

9781481401715 | Little Simon, October 14, 2014, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Let your inner astronaut explore outer space with this interactive trivia book from Jeopardy!

Prebinding:

9780606360845 | Turtleback Books, October 14, 2014, cover price $18.40 | About this edition: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

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Product Description: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. An interactive trivia book from the Jeopardy! champion and best-selling author of Brainiac shares fun facts about the Earth's geographical points of interest, from how the biggest desert is actually covered in snow to the people who believed the planet was round before Columbus...read more

Prebinding:

9780606354325 | Turtleback Books, February 4, 2014, cover price $18.40 | About this edition: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

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Product Description: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. An interactive trivia book by the Jeopardy! champion and best-selling author of Brainiac provides coverage of classic stories from the ancient world and is complemented by brain-testing quizzes and engaging illustrations.

Prebinding:

9780606354332 | Turtleback Books, February 4, 2014, cover price $18.40 | About this edition: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

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Product Description: Author of Planet Funny Ken Jennings “reveals the truth behind all those things you tell your children” (Parade) in this entertaining and useful New York Times bestseller “armed with case histories, scientific finds, and experiments on himself and his own children” (Los Angeles Times)...read more

Paperback:

9781476706962 | Reprint edition (Scribner, October 8, 2013), cover price $15.00 | also contains Because I Said So!: The Truth Behind the Myths, Tales, & Warnings Every Generation Passes Down to Its Kids, Because I Said So!: The Truth Behind the Myths, Tales, & Warnings Every Generation Passes Down to Its Kids, Because I Said So!: The Truth Behind the Myths, Tales, and Warnings Every Generation Passes Down to Its Kids | About this edition: Author of Planet Funny Ken Jennings “reveals the truth behind all those things you tell your children” (Parade) in this entertaining and useful New York Times bestseller “armed with case histories, scientific finds, and experiments on himself and his own children” (Los Angeles Times).

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Product Description: Ken Jennings is here to tell us that mother and father didn't always know best. Yes, all those years you were told not to sit too close to the television (you'll go blind!), or swallow your gum (it stays in your stomach for seven years!), or crack your knuckles (arthritis!) are called into question by our country's leading trivia guru...read more

CD/Spoken Word:

9781452639741 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, December 4, 2012), cover price $71.99 | About this edition: Ken Jennings is here to tell us that mother and father didn't always know best.

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Product Description: Record-setting Jeopardy! champion and New York Times bestselling author of Planet Funny Ken Jennings explores the world of maps and map obsessives, “a literary gem” (The Atlantic). Ken Jennings takes readers on a world tour of geogeeks from the London Map Fair to the bowels of the Library of Congress, from the prepubescent geniuses at the National Geographic Bee to the computer programmers at Google Earth...read more

Hardcover:

9781439167175 | Scribner, September 20, 2011, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: It comes as no surprise that, as a kid, Jeopardy!

Paperback:

9781439167182 | Reprint edition (Scribner, April 17, 2012), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Record-setting Jeopardy!

CD/Spoken Word:

9781452604374 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, September 26, 2011), cover price $39.99 | About this edition: It comes as no surprise that, as a kid, Jeopardy!
9781452654379 | Mp3 una edition (Tantor Media Inc, September 26, 2011), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: It comes as no surprise that, as a kid, Jeopardy!

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Product Description: It comes as no surprise that, as a kid, Jeopardy! legend Ken Jennings slept with a bulky Hammond world atlas by his pillow every night. Maphead recounts his lifelong love affair with geography and explores why maps have always been so fascinating to him and to fellow enthusiasts everywhere...read more

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9781452634371, titled "Maphead: Charting the Wide, Weird World of Geography Wonks: Library Edition" | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, September 26, 2011), cover price $83.99 | About this edition: It comes as no surprise that, as a kid, Jeopardy!

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Product Description: A true pioneer in the field of recreational mathematics, Martin Gardner has been wrangling words for decades, and his latest opus is nothing short of extraordinary. From amazing anagrams and silly spoonerisms to alphamagic squares and cryptarithms, this mind-bending compendium is chock-full of whimsical forms of wordplay that are sure to have sesquipedalian scholars and limber-minded logophiles racking their brains in delight...read more
By Martin Gardner and Ken Jennings (contributor)

Paperback:

9781402765032 | Sterling Pub Co Inc, October 5, 2010, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: A true pioneer in the field of recreational mathematics, Martin Gardner has been wrangling words for decades, and his latest opus is nothing short of extraordinary.

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Filled with dozens of trivia quizzes, one for every day of the year, an entertaining and informative volume, organized in almanac format, presents 7,777 different questions and answers, covering topics as diverse as paleontology, mixology, sports, medieval Popes, Bach, and daytime soap operas, all tiered into three difficulty levels. 30,000 first printing.

Hardcover:

9780345499974 | 1 edition (Villard Books, January 15, 2008), cover price $27.00 | About this edition: Filled with dozens of trivia quizzes, one for every day of the year, an entertaining and informative volume, organized in almanac format, presents 7,777 different questions and answers, covering topics as diverse as paleontology, mixology, sports, medieval Popes, Bach, and daytime soap operas, all tiered into three difficulty levels.

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The competitor who became the longest running champion on Jeopardy! offers an entertaining look at the human fascination with trivia, from the pop culture of the past to such modern-day phenomena as Trivial Pursuit, that celebrates the glory of the useless fact and recounts his own successful run on the popular game show. Reprint. 30,000 first printing.

Hardcover:

9780786292585 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, January 17, 2007), cover price $31.95 | About this edition: Book by Jennings, Ken
9781400064458 | Villard Books, September 12, 2006, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: The competitor who became the longest running champion on 'Jeopardy!

Paperback:

9780812974997 | Reprint edition (Villard Books, October 30, 2007), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: The competitor who became the longest running champion on Jeopardy!

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Product Description: In this inspiring leadership fable, Stahl-Wert and Jennings draw on their years of experience as consultants and chief executives, as well as on findings from Gallup's ground-breaking Q-12 survey, to lay out an leadership model that will turn employees from dutiful drones to committed contributors...read more

Hardcover:

9781576754504 | Berrett-Koehler Pub, June 18, 2007, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: In this inspiring leadership fable, Stahl-Wert and Jennings draw on their years of experience as consultants and chief executives, as well as on findings from Gallup's ground-breaking Q-12 survey, to lay out an leadership model that will turn employees from dutiful drones to committed contributors.

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Product Description: Mike Wilson is a respected consultant charged with the task of building a new practice area in leadership development. During the new project, he learns that his father is very ill and wants his only child to come home and help him with ""a few projects...read more

Hardcover:

9781576752654 | 1 edition (Berrett-Koehler Pub, September 1, 2003), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: The authors use a series of compelling parables to identify the lessons of 'servant leadership' which emphasizes service to one's team, organization or community rather than power and domination.

Paperback:

9781576753088 | Berrett-Koehler Pub, October 1, 2004, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Mike Wilson is a respected consultant charged with the task of building a new practice area in leadership development.

Miscellaneous:

9781609945466 | Berrett-Koehler Pub, September 9, 2004, cover price $18.95
9781609942052 | Berrett-Koehler Pub, September 9, 2004, cover price $18.95

Discusses the challenge of change in health care

Hardcover:

9781888232189 | Knowledge Exchange, January 1, 1997, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Discusses the challenge of change in health care

Paperback:

9781888232462 | Knowledge Exchange, October 1, 1999, cover price $18.95

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