Search Results: "controlling your hormones"


BOOK REVIEW

CONTROLLING YOUR HORMONES by Robert L. Peck
NON-FICTION
Released: Sept. 29, 2008

"A periodically interesting, though occasionally dense discussion of human hormones."
An attempt to show how the wisdom of ancient science explains the effect of hormonal shifts in the context of modern science, and how understanding and controlling hormones can improve people's lives. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: June 14, 1993

"A provocative and—given our concern about an imbalance of trade with Japan—unusually relevant examination."
As the Clinton Administration prepares for a potential trade war with Japan, historian McGlothlen—drawing on interviews with contemporaries of former secretary of state Dean Acheson (Dean Rusk and Paul Nitze among them) and quoting from original policy memoranda—outlines in detail the evolution of US policy toward Japan's trading partners. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: June 1, 2005

"An eye-opener, sometimes shocking but never smutty."
Not only a navigational aid for any woman contemplating gender change by one who's been there, but a heartfelt plea for mainstream American society to understand, accept and support gender diversity. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

WHEN YOUR ELEPHANT HAS THE SNIFFLES  by Susanna Leonard Hill
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 11, 2017

"Together with its companion, two humorous explorations of what it means to take care of a friend. (Board book. 2-4)"
A child finds out an elephant with the sniffles is a lot of work—and can be contagious to boot! Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Released: June 10, 2010

"A sharp yet understanding guide to high-quality documentation of family history that proceeds with heart, logic and efficiency."
A how-to guide based on the idea that recorded narratives from elders are of long-lasting value to the children, grandchildren, nieces and nephews who will outlive their family's great storytellers. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

YOUR JOHN by Joanne Glasgow
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Feb. 14, 1997

"These letters will be much enjoyed by the enduring Hall fan club, and by literary enthusiasts and voyeurs."
Passionate and revealing love letters from the iconic lesbian novelist. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Your Hands  by Connie Leas
Released: April 16, 2013

"A balanced evaluation of the ways that our hands shape our lives."
A pop-science look at how hands play a role in physiology, psychology and making us human. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

YOUR INSIDES by Joanna Cole
CHILDREN'S
Released: Nov. 4, 1992

"Still, a great deal of clearly presented information, in a lighthearted format that's sure to appeal to kids. (Nonfiction. 6-10)"
The author of the wildly popular ``Magic School Bus'' series introduces kids to their own bones, muscles, joints, digestive tract, lungs, heart, and nervous system. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

YOUR YOSEMITE by Robert O. Binnewies
NON-FICTION
Released: May 9, 2017

"A solid, engaging history of a venerable institution."
An overview of Yosemite's past as a national park and as a part of American history. Read full book review >