Smile

Author: Raina Telgemeier
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 9780545780018
Release Date: 2014-07-29
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Raina Telgemeier's #1 New York Times bestselling, Eisner Award-winning graphic memoir based on her childhood! Raina just wants to be a normal sixth grader. But one night after Girl Scouts she trips and falls, severely injuring her two front teeth. What follows is a long and frustrating journey with on-again, off-again braces, surgery, embarrassing headgear, and even a retainer with fake teeth attached. And on top of all that, there's still more to deal with: a major earthquake, boy confusion, and friends who turn out to be not so friendly.

Smile

Author: Jyoti Nagia
Publisher: AuthorHouse
ISBN: 9781468576412
Release Date: 2012-06-05
Genre: Education

How beautiful, wonderful, magical, and warm is a smile? SMILE explains all of this in a simple and heartfelt manner by comparing a smile with the cheerful elements of nature and life. This book says it all to the little ones—look around; there are tons of reasons to smile in just one day!

Birdy s Smile Book

Author: Laurie Keller
Publisher: Henry Holt and Company (BYR)
ISBN: 1429916400
Release Date: 2010-09-28
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Birdy starts every day by smiling at herself in the mirror. She says you can smile while doing just about anything--brushing your teeth, taking out the garbage, or eating broccoli. Okay, maybe not while eating broccoli. Even people with bad teeth (like our first president, George Washington) should show their toothy grins because there's no such thing as a bad smile. So heed Birdy's advice and practice your smile—you'll need it while reading this book! This title has Common Core connections

Smile Or Die

Author: Barbara Ehrenreich
Publisher: Granta Books
ISBN: 9781847081735
Release Date: 2010
Genre: Social Science

A brilliant, savagely funny attack on the cult of positive thinking - Ehrenreich's most commercial book since Nickel and Dimed.

Smile

Author: Paul Smaïl
Publisher: Serpents Tail
ISBN: STANFORD:36105029028219
Release Date: 2000-03-15
Genre: Fiction

The Merchant of Venice, Moby Dick and everyday racism in Paris.

The Smile

Author: Joy Cowley
Publisher: Learning Media Ltd
ISBN: 0478204558
Release Date: 1987-01-01
Genre: Readers (Primary)


A tear and a smile

Author: Kahlil Gibran
Publisher: Lulu.com
ISBN: 9780244315665
Release Date: 2017-06-21
Genre: Poetry

A Tear and a Smile contains 56 parables, stories, and poems. It is considered the most important addition to the canon of Gibran's writing. Khalil Gibran was a Lebanese-American artist, poet, and writer. As a young man he emigrated with his family to the United States where he studied art and began his literary career. His Romantic style was at the heart of a renaissance in modern Arabic literature, and he is still celebrated as a literary hero.

One Smile

Author: Cindy McKinley
Publisher: Illumination Arts Pub. Co.
ISBN: 9780935699234
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

When a child smiles at a stranger, she sets off a chain of kindness that eventually comes full circle.

The Flamingo s Smile Reflections in Natural History

Author: Stephen Jay Gould
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 9780393340853
Release Date: 2010-11-29
Genre: Nature

"Gould himself is a rare and wonderful animal—a member of the endangered species known as the ruby-throated polymath. . . . [He] is a leading theorist on large-scale patterns in evolution . . . [and] one of the sharpest and most humane thinkers in the sciences." --David Quammen, New York Times Book Review

Functional Occlusion

Author: Peter E. Dawson
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323078986
Release Date: 2006-07-31
Genre: Medical

This book uses an interdisciplinary approach to explain the origin of and possible solutions to many different occlusal problems. Dr. Peter E. Dawson guides the reader along the way providing balanced explanations of theory and technique. He also debunks many popular misconceptions through practical discussion of their origins and the deficiencies of the arguments behind them. Different sides of many philosophies are presented while guiding the reader to the most functional and esthetic solution to various occlusal situations. Hundreds of full-color photographs, illustrations, and diagrams show aspects of the masticatory system, the epidemiology of occlusal problems, and procedures for finding the ideal occlusion. Whether the reader is a general dentist or a specialist, they will find this book applicable to their treatment methods and philosophies. OUTSTANDING FEATURES Special atlas sections break down complex information accompanied by descriptive diagrams and photographs to further explain sources of occlusal disorders and related pain. Hundreds of full-color photographs and illustrations show problems and procedures. Procedure boxes offer step-by-step explanations of specific procedures. Important Considerations boxes in the Treatment chapters outline treatment plans and describe what is to be accomplished. Programmed treatment planning, a specific process that guides a clinician through every step for solving even the most complex restorative or esthetic challenge. The role of TMJs and occlusion in "everyday" dentistry. The role of occlusion in orofacial pain and TMD, and in anterior esthetics. Simplified occlusal equilibration and how to explain this process to patients. The functional matrix concept for exceptional, foolproof smile design. The five options for occlusal correction and how to apply them to practice. Use and abuse of occlusal sprints. Coordinating occlusal treatment with specialists for a fully interdisciplinary approach. Specific criteria for success and how to test for each.

Smile Pout Pout Fish

Author: Deborah Diesen
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)
ISBN: 9781466860070
Release Date: 2014-01-21
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

A short and sweet mini-adventure especially created to introduce the youngest guppies to the popular Pout-Pout Fish No need to be worried! No need to be sad! Toddlers will love swimming along with the Pout-Pout Fish as he turns little frowns into big smiles. With just one line of text per page, this simple, twelve-page board book will send Debbie Diesen and Dan Hanna's much loved Pout-Pout Fish flippering and swishing into the hearts and minds of very young children.

Don t Make Me Smile

Author: Barbara Park
Publisher: Yearling
ISBN: 9780307797032
Release Date: 2011-08-31
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

"Don't even try to make me smile about this," Charlie Hickle warns his parents. They've just dropped a major bombshell: They're getting a divorce -- and they expect him to be happy for them! Well, Charlie has some big news for Mom and Dad: he's not going to let them get away with this! Instead of being cheerful, he launches a campaign to show them how he really feels. He refuses to eat this mother's cooking. He causes trouble in school. He makes nasty remarks about his father's shabby new apartment. But no matter what he does, his parents just don't seem to get the picture. Isn't it obvious they're ruining his life? From the Trade Paperback edition.

The Haunted Smile

Author: Lawrence J. Epstein
Publisher: Public Affairs
ISBN: 1586481622
Release Date: 2002-11-27
Genre: Performing Arts

From vaudeville to the movies to television, the complete--and often hilarious--history of how Jewish comedians transformed American entertainment

Behind the Smile

Author: George Gmelch
Publisher: Indiana University Press
ISBN: 9780253001238
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Social Science

Compiles interviews of workers in the Barbados tourist industry and discusses the cultural, political, and economic impact of tourism on the island nation.

Interest Rate Models Theory and Practice

Author: Damiano Brigo
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9783540346043
Release Date: 2007-09-26
Genre: Mathematics

The 2nd edition of this successful book has several new features. The calibration discussion of the basic LIBOR market model has been enriched considerably, with an analysis of the impact of the swaptions interpolation technique and of the exogenous instantaneous correlation on the calibration outputs. A discussion of historical estimation of the instantaneous correlation matrix and of rank reduction has been added, and a LIBOR-model consistent swaption-volatility interpolation technique has been introduced. The old sections devoted to the smile issue in the LIBOR market model have been enlarged into a new chapter. New sections on local-volatility dynamics, and on stochastic volatility models have been added, with a thorough treatment of the recently developed uncertain-volatility approach. Examples of calibrations to real market data are now considered. The fast-growing interest for hybrid products has led to a new chapter. A special focus here is devoted to the pricing of inflation-linked derivatives. The three final new chapters of this second edition are devoted to credit. Since Credit Derivatives are increasingly fundamental, and since in the reduced-form modeling framework much of the technique involved is analogous to interest-rate modeling, Credit Derivatives -- mostly Credit Default Swaps (CDS), CDS Options and Constant Maturity CDS - are discussed, building on the basic short rate-models and market models introduced earlier for the default-free market. Counterparty risk in interest rate payoff valuation is also considered, motivated by the recent Basel II framework developments.