NEW - Insight Publications

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NEW - Insight Publications

Leaders in excellent

educational resources

for teachers and students

DECEMBER 2009 CATALOGUE

Over 40 years of experience in educational and

general publishing to an international market.

Widely recognised as setting the benchmark

in outstanding English resources.

An environmentally responsible Australian company.

Visit us at www.insightpublications.com.au


Experience and Expertise

Insight Publications, a wholly Australian-owned company, was established by experienced educators passionate

about producing high quality texts which make a difference. Our commitment to the latest research and

developments ensures that our resources are based on the most authoritative and innovative educational

knowledge and practice. To complement our educational resources, we also produce a range of non-fiction books

popular with our readers around the world.

Our Offer:

Secondary

Middle Years

Primary

General

Innovations

• Year 11 and 12 English course books

• Study guides on novels, plays, poetry, non-fiction, film

• Literature textbooks and guides

• History texts

• Shakespearean texts and guides

• Film and media texts

• Exam guides and revision series

• Trial exams

• Manga-style graphic novels with teacher resource

• Young adult fiction

• Wilson Water Drop Series – reading and literacy/science

series for students aged 6-9

• Yonde Kaite Series – comprehensive Japanese language

learning resources

• Parenting resource for parents of toddler years

• Fitness & wellbeing

• Social justice non-fiction series

• e-books

Our talented team

We have a dedicated and highly regarded team of skilled professionals who contribute to the production

of our resources. Let us introduce some of our talent to you:

Iris Breuer BA, MA, DipEd,

ATCL – Director of Publishing.

Iris has been a teacher at

both secondary and tertiary

levels. She is also a writer

and editor, and has been a

highly respected publisher

of English resources and

texts for over 20 years. She is

passionate about the role of

excellent English resources

in maximising an individual’s

opportunities in life.

Mizz De Zoysa-Lewis BA

Int.Bus.Dev & Legal Officer.

Currently completing her

LLB and MBA, Mizz manages

all international business

development activities,

including international rights

and partnerships. She has

been key to developing new

pathways into Asia, the Middle

East and Europe.

Catherine Lewis BA (Hons),

MEd, DipEd, DipRad –

Managing Director. Cathi

taught for almost 20 years at

Monash University. She has

presented numerous sessions

for teachers and students on

study skills and writing. She

has been instrumental in

building Insight into its current

position as Australia’s leading

publisher of senior English

resources.

Robert Beardwood

BSc (Hons), BA (Hons) – Senior

Writer and Editor. Robert

has written and co-written

a number of superb senior

English resources. Prior to

joining Insight, he taught

literature at the University of

Melbourne.

Melanie Napthine BA,

GradDip Pub & Editing,

GradCert Modern Langs.

Melanie taught ESL in Japan

to primary, secondary and

adult students and is a Project

Manager for Senior English

resources. She co-authored

the hugely popular text,

Persuasive Language in Media

Texts.

Tim Roberts BA (Hons),

PhD – taught Composition

and Rhetoric at West Chester

University, USA. He is a project

manager and editor at Insight

Publications

Cara Stewart BA, Cara has

worked in Japan publishing

ESL material for primary,

secondary and adult students.

She has worked on multimedia

projects in both Japan

and Australia. As a project

manager at Insight Publications

she co-edited Insight’s Writing

on Context Series.

Scott Hurley BA, MA, PhD –

Writer and Editor. Scott has

contributed to the production

of a number of Insight text

guides and taught Literature

and Composition at the City

University of New York.

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ISBN 9781921088872

SECONDARY YEARS 11 & 12

ENGLISH

English underpins all other areas of the school curriculum and all areas of endeavour in adult life. Insight’s

English resources are focused on building high-level essential skills and knowledge in thinking, communicating

and critical analysis.

English for Year 12

Robert Beardwood

The most comprehensive coursebook designed for Year 12 VCE

English/ESL. This is a brilliant practical senior English resource

– a must for every senior English teacher’s reference library.

NEW FEATURES FOR 2010-2011

• Fully updated for 2010-2011

• A comprehensive, dynamic and practical text for Units 3 & 4

• Every chapter builds key knowledge and skills

• Full colour insert for relevant media analysis activities.

FEATURES

• Covers all aspects of text study, forms of writing, oral

presentations, analysis of issues

• Numerous worked examples

• Substantial articles on 20 texts, weblinks, essay topics and

activities

• Comprehensive articles on all four Contexts including text articles

on every text for each Context

• Overview of key ideas/arguments with numerous individual and

group activities plus weblinks

• Exam preparation including sample exam papers for English and

ESL.

BENEFITS

• Reduce preparation time with comprehensive classroom-ready

resources that cater for the full range of student abilities

• One package that covers everything needed for the successful

completion of Year 12.

“We have found Insight’s English for Year 12 an invaluable resource.

We have utilised the textbook extensively for all outcomes on the

course. The CD-ROM is packed with useful material for the classroom

and support material for the students.”

Simon Ross, English Co-ordinator,

Box Hill Senior Secondary College

English for Year 11

NEW and fully updated for 2010–2011

with

BONUS additional

material CD-ROM

$44.95

ISBN 9781921088179 | 240pp

NOW $39.95

ISBN 9781921088414 | 240pp

Maude Ashton & Robert Beardwood – $44.95

ISBN 9781921088421 | 240pp

The complete

coursebook for Year 11

English/ESL teachers

and students with

additional CD-ROM

packed full of extra

resources. Designed

to engage today’s

student with dynamic

features, visuals,

worked examples and

activities: analysing

internet, TV, film,

popular culture,

classics and literature.

FEATURES

• Definitions of key terms,

generic activities, how

to write on texts and

annotated student

answers

• Numerous worked

examples

• BONUS additional

CD-ROM

• Extensive articles on

over 30 popular texts.

Sample student answers

for discussion

• Significant extra

resources for studying

each Context

• Additional newspaper

articles and activities

for analysis of issues/

persuasive language.

BENEFITS

• Reduce preparation time

with comprehensive

classroom-ready

resources that cater for

the full range of student

abilities

• One package that covers

everything needed

for the successful

completion of Year 11

• A resource that builds

students’ skills so they

are fully prepared for

Yr 12 English.

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SECONDARY YEARS 10–12

ENGLISH

Year 12 English Skills: Student workbook

NEW

$29.95

ISBN 9781921088889 | 208pp

With a strong focus on

skills, this invaluable guide

to Year 12 English offers

students numerous activities,

exercises and strategies for

writing excellent essays and

maximising their success in

their Year 12 English studies.

FEATURES

• Scaffolding activities,

strategies, formulas and

models for writing many

different text types

• A systematic approach

to essay writing, taking

students from planning to

proof-reading via an easy

to follow, step-by-step

process

• Covers every aspect of the

Year 12 English curriculum

including text response,

Contexts and analysis of

persuasive language.

BENEFITS

• Highly practical, full of

writing tools, tips, tricks

and strategies to enable

even reluctant students to

write excellent essays

• Clear, straightforward

explanations make this text

accessible and relevant to

every student

• Engages students of all

abilities with its practical

approach, dynamic design

and graduated activities.

Year 11 English Skills: Student workbook

$29.95

ISBN 9781921088865 | 208pp

This innovative and highly

practical textbook takes

students through all the

requirements of the Year

11 English curriculum, with

exercises especially designed

to build students’ skills

progressively and ensure

their success at Year 11.

FEATURES

• Covers every aspect

of the Year 11 English

curriculum, from how

to write a text response,

to text types, to studying

a Context, to writing a

language analysis

• Model answers with

detailed assessor

comments

• Graduated activities

especially designed to

improve students’ skills

as they work through the

course.

NEW October release

BENEFITS

• Everything needed for the

successful completion

of Year 11 English in one

comprehensive package

• Designed to engage

students of all abilities,

with its fresh and

innovative approach to

skills acquisition.

ESL English for Year 12 VCE

by Melanie Napthine and Michael Daniel – $29.95

ISBN 9781921088872 | 208pp

A comprehensive, practical

textbook, covering all aspects

of the Year 12 course for

ESL students. With an

emphasis on the skills needed

to succeed, with particular

attention to developing

students’ essay writing skills,

this is not just the best but

the only guide to Year 12

English just for ESL students.

NEW

FEATURES

• Graduated exercises

enabling students to

continually build on skills

they’re acquiring

• Plenty of exercises and

activities especially

designed to develop

students’ writing skills

• Tools, tips and writing

formulas to assist ESL

students to construct an

essay step by step

• Exam guide to help students

maximise their marks.

BENEFITS

• The only complete guide

to Year 12 English for ESL

students

• Clear, accessible and easy

to understand

• Designed with the unique

needs of ESL students

in mind for a practical

resource which reflects

their needs and abilities.

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SECONDARY YEARS 9–12 11–12

ENGLISH

Sample Student Context Essays – 9 Titles

NEW

$19.95 each | 64pp FEATURES

Companion series for Insight Contexts covering EACH Context

with sample student written pieces on popular List 2 titles. With

annotations, Assessor comments, guidelines and strategies for

successful writing, these are an outstanding resource for VCE English/

ESL Units 3 & 4, Area of Study 2.

• Resources to assist

students to generate

their own ideas on the

Context

• A wide range of

writing forms covering

expository, persuasive,

imaginative and hybrid

• Annotated sample

students answers

with the features

of very high, high,

medium and low

pieces highlighted and

explained

BENEFITS

• A comprehensive

guide to developng

a high level Context

answer

• Enables students to

avoid the common

mistakes through

examples and

explanations of errors

and pitfalls

• Demonstrates

numerous ways to

use texts as a source

of Context ideas for

varied written forms

when developing

pieces in response to

prompt

SEE PRICE LIST FOR FULL LIST

OF AVAILABLE TITLES

Insight Contexts

$22.95 each | 96pp

A must for teachers and

students, covering in detail

the four Context Sections in

the Year 12 VCE English/ESL

course.

• Generic activities and

strategies for building a

Context and developing

Context concepts

• Substantial articles on all

four texts for each Context.

“Filled with lots of little gems, it helps students and teachers to gain

both a general understanding of the overall context, as well as ways to

engage and explore all the set texts.(I particularly love the discussion

questions as a way to get students thinking)”

Eleesha Higbed,Head of English

Oxley College

• Practical, detailed and

specific information

resources and activities that

you can confidently use in the

classroom

• A complete resource in one

package for teachers and

students studying their

Context

• They help the student build

vocabulary and writing skills

with activities and short

practice tasks.

ISBN 9781921088803 ISBN 9781921088773

ISBN 9781921088780 ISBN 9781921088797

VCE English Language Exam Guide

by Kirsten Fox — $22.95

ISBN 9781920693947 | 128pp

Top quality comprehensive

guide by a leading

VCE English Language

teacher involved in the

development and design

of this subject.

FEATURES

• 6 varied transcripts and 6

practice written texts included

for analysis

• 14 sample student exam essays

with assessor comments

• Excellent revision strategies and

exam techniques

• Sample answers with guidelines

to the marking system.

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BENEFITS

• Sections designed for quick

targeting of the key information

– an invaluable resource

for time-poor teachers and

students around exam time

• Numerous and diverse practice

resources ensure students

can thoroughly prepare and

confidently tackle whatever

questions appear on the exam

– great resource for classroom

revision, too.

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SECONDARY YEARS 10–12

Text Guides – over 100 titles in this series

$15.95

New titles in this series are released every

year. Check our website for the latest

additions. Register online for regular updates.

ENGLISH

NEW October release

October Release

• A Farewell to Arms

• Cloudstreet

• Cosi

• Frankenstein

• Great Expectations

• Pride and Prejudice

• The Rugmaker of Mazar-e-Sharif

• Year of Wonders

SEE PRICE LIST FOR FULL

LIST OF AVAILABLE TITLES

Sample Essays on Texts – 8 Titles

$19.95 each | 64pp

Each booklet contains a 5,000-word article

and character map on the text PLUS 10

sample essays, fully annotated, that answer

a range of question types.

September Release

• A Man for All Seasons

• Gattaca

• Hamlet

• Home

• Look Both Ways

• Maestro

• Night

• Othello

NEW September release

Sample Text Response Essays – 70 Titles

$14.95 each | 40pp

An excellent teaching

resource for the classroom,

each booklet has eight

annotated sample student

essays of different grades on

a single text.

YEAR 12 ENGLISH

Romulus,

My Father

YEAR 12 ENGLISH

Sample Exam

& SAC Essays

Sometimes Gladness

YEAR 12 ENGLISH

Assessor comments

Exam tips

Checklists

Insight Publications

Sample Exam

& SAC Essays


Assessor comments


Exam tips

Checklists

Things Fall Apart

Sample Exam

& SAC Essays

Insight Publications

Assessor comments

Exam tips

Checklists

Insight Publications

• Covers a range of question

types and focuses on

specific text features as

required by the questions

• Includes high, medium

and low calibre responses

• All answers have detailed

annotations by an

experienced assessor

• Includes tips and guidelines

on how to write top

answers

• Excellent teaching

resource to use in

classroom: modelling

range of essays that

highlight features of

excellent and poorer text

responses for students

to analyse and model

responses on

• Annotations give students

clues for improving their

own essays

• Top answers demonstrate

quality of thought as well

as the importance of a well

structured and supported

point of view on a text.

SEE PRICE LIST FOR FULL LIST OF ESSAYS AVAILABLE

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SECONDARY YEARS 9–12

ENGLISH

Persuasive Language in Media Texts

by Iris Breuer & Melanie Napthine — $27.95

ISBN 9781921088766 | 152pp

This hugely popular

resource is being booklisted

or class-listed around

Australia and New Zealand.

A comprehensive handbook

that develops students’ skills

and knowledge in studying

print and electronic media

texts.

Ideal for Years 10-12

students.

Includes 8-page full

colour insert

FEATURES

• Discussion/analysis,

examples and activities on

different media types: print

and online newspapers,

blogs, talkback radio,

internet, TV

• List of persuasive

techniques with examples,

effects, etc.

• Colour advertisements,

photographs, cartoons for

study

• Dynamic, engaging

sample media texts with

annotations throughout

• Annotated sample student

essays.

BENEFITS

• A complete resource for

teaching that can save you

significant preparation time

• Students can use

independently with

explanations succinct and

accessible, with sample

annotated media texts as

well as sample student and

ESL responses. Activities

which build knowledge and

skills

• Visual formats which

make information easy for

students to process.

Insight Issues: studying media texts

by Iris Breuer, Scott Evans and Kellie Heintz — $15.00

ISBN 9781920693282 | 144pp

This popular resource is

still widely used to build

students’ knowledge

and skills in this most

demanding area of English

study – analysing media

texts. It covers how the

media reports and positions

the reader, tackles issues

and highlights the use of

persuasive techniques.

Ideal to prepare Year 10

students for senior years.

• How to analyse

newspapers and

persuasive language,

study a media issue, write

language analysis and

point-of-view articles

• Actual newspaper articles,

cartoons and editorials of

relevant issues with

student activities

• Annotated newspaper

texts and sample student

answers.

• Reduces preparation time

with dynamic resources

and innovative student

activities

• Resources that develop

knowledge of media

text types and language

analysis skills

• Step-by-step processes to

build analytical skills.

Language Analysis: A guide for VCE English students

by Elizabeth Fear — $15.00

ISBN 9780980551303 | 108pp

This concise yet

comprehensive guide is

designed to develop students’

skills in language analysis

through structured, step-bystep

guidance, explanation

and example.

FEATURES

• Explanation of

metalanguage, appeals,

persuasive techniques and

how to use them

• Examples of analysis

broken down into

manageable segments

• Scaffolding for how to write

the analysis essay

• Explanation and examples

of common errors

• Full analysis examples at

the back of the text.

BENEFITS

• A resource enabling

students to independently

develop essential language

analysis skills

• Highly effective

supplementary teaching

material for classroom

use.

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SECONDARY YEARS 11–12

UPCOMING ENGLISH TITLES

Insight Shakespeare Series

by Aidan Coleman & Shane Barnes — $22.95 each

Even the most resolutely

disengaged students can

finally ‘discover’ and

thrill to the rhythms and

passions of Shakespeare’s

plays! Awardwinning

teachers and

Shakespearean scholars

have extensively trialled

their approach to teaching

Shakespeare’s plays in the

classroom, and this new

series is the result!

OUT NOW

NEW

ISBN 9781921088858

The play, PLUS

• Fascinating historical

and literary notes

and illustrations that

contemporary students can

relate to, vocab banks, and

summaries interpolated

between scenes for easy

reference

• Activities targeting where

the students are starting

from that build their

knowledge through the

play

• Extension questions and

activities for higher level

exploration, discussion

questions for group work.

• A complete resource

for teaching the plays

facilitating a successful

and enjoyable experience

with your students and

Shakespeare!

• Numerous individual and

group activities, extension

exercises and discussion

questions on each scene

for teachers to choose

from according to their

students’ interests, abilities

and backgrounds.

NEW October release

Insight’s Romeo and Juliet

is the most comprehensive

and well-researched secondary

school edition

I’ve come across.

Chris Pearson,

Presentation College, Windsor,

Melbourne

Literature for Senior Students

by Robert Beardwood — $39.95

ISBN 9781921088308 | 244pp

A high quality,

comprehensive and

practical resource for

the study of literature

in the senior years,

including a handbook of

literary terms in tables.

Includes a summary of

the main genres, identifies

key features and main

conventions for the novel,

short story, drama, poetry,

memoir and film. This

highly relevant resource

for literary studies is

booklisted and classlisted

nationally.

ISBN 9781921088759

ISBN 9781921088568

FEATURES

• Overview of Western

Literature with historical

timeline

• Key literary skills identified

throughout

• Glossary of key literary

terms

• Numerous activities to

develop the skills of literary

analysis – suitable for all

forms of texts.

BENEFITS

• Gets beyond the basics and

covers complexities

accessibly

• Covers close literary

analysis, views values

and contexts, alternative

viewpoints and more

• Guidelines for exam

success plus sample

annotated students’

answers.

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SECONDARY YEARS 9–12

FILM ENGLISH & MEDIA

Film Analysis Handbook

Essential guide to understanding, analysing and writing on film

by Thomas Caldwell — $32.95

ISBN 9781920693770 | 240pp

The most comprehensive

reference for English and

Media/Film Studies students

and teachers for Years 9-12

is popular as a class or

booklisted reference text

in schools and colleges

around Australian and

internationally.

A must in every school

library. Shortlisted for the

Australian Publishers’

Association award for best

educational publication

in 2006.

FEATURES

• Explores all aspects of

film and film analysis

in a dynamic, totally

accessible style

• Excellent strategies and

models for writing on film

• Over 160 full-colour

photos illustrate all the

key terms and filmic

techniques

• This text progresses

from technical aspects

of film to sections on

genre, narrative and

intertextuality.

BENEFITS

• One-stop reference for

any sort of film study that

students will actually

enjoy studying – great

photos, content that’s

accessible and clear but

also in-depth

• Film examples and

generic approaches

don’t date, but build

on the students’ own

viewing experiences and

knowledge.

Writing Short Film Scripts: A student guide to film-making

by Paul Kooperman — $19.95

ISBN 9781921411083 | 128pp

NEW

An invaluable practical

resource for Media, Drama

and English teachers and

students. Written by a former

secondary drama teacher

who is now a professional

screenwriter and lecturer in

writing screenplays.

• Clear and easy to

understand

• Comprehensive in all

areas of screenwriting

and the steps involved in

writing a short film

• Highly practical, providing

examples, activities,

quotes, definitions and

web references

• Fully relevant to curricula

in all states.

• Students have a complete

resource to independently

work with to develop their

own projects, whether

individual or group

• Teachers can confidently

use this resource

knowing that the writer is

a practitioner himself as

well as an educator.

Screenwriting: Script to Screen

by Paul Kooperman — $19.95

ISBN 9781921088810 | 112pp

An easy to read step-bystep

guide for all budding

screenwriters. With input from

three renowned film producers—

Daniel Scharf, Franziska

Wagenfeld and Yvonne Collins—

this book gives the answers to

questions about the industry, the

writing and producing process,

Hollywood and getting your work

noticed by the professionals.

NEW

• For writers of any genre,

style, background or level

of experience

• Contains practical

examples and exercises to

help your progress

• Full of quotes and advice

from industry professionals

• Industry relevant websites,

lists of organisations, etc.

for further information.

• Offers ideas on how to get

started, solve problems,

create better characters

• Helps develop your

plot, strengthen your

dialogue and improve your

screenplay

• Offers you help and

support long after you’ve

finished reading the book.

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SECONDARY YEARS 10–12 11–12

EXAM ENGLISH REVISION

VCE History of Revolutions Exam Guide

by Scott Sweeney — $22.95

ISBN 9781921088100 | 64pp

Outstanding revision

resource for this subject

by senior history teacher

and Head of Humanities

at Haileybury College,

Melbourne.

FEATURES

• Excellent primary

documents including

cartoons and images

• Fabulous practice tasks

on all four revolutions

• Practice exam essay

topics and creative,

useful and dynamic study

strategies.

BENEFITS

• Ready-made resource for

teachers to use with their

students during revision

period, or for independent

revision

• Innovative approaches

to preparing for this

exam will give students

confidence to perform to

their capacity on the day.

Insight Exam Revision Series – 16 Titles

$21.95 each | 112pp

NEW

Each booklet is a collection of top quality practice

questions for a key Year 12 subject, with fullyworked

answers or solutions, and based on

Insight’s very popular VCE Trial Exam Series.

Ideal as a valuable resource for teachers; and for

students to work through independently.

• A full range of questions

on each section of the

subject to thoroughly

prepare students for any

question that may be on

the exam

• Detailed worked answers

or solutions provided

with tips and assessor

comments to guide the

student on how those

answers/solutions were

arrived at

• All questions and

answers/solutions are

developed by examiners

or assessors to ensure

their relevance and high

quality

• The content of all titles

has been rigorously

reviewed by assessors or

examiners of that subject

and edited/proofed by

specialists in that subject

area.

• Excellent revision

resources because they

have numerous examples

on each area of essential

skills and knowledge

required for success in

the exams, plus much

more than just the

answers/solutions – tips,

assessor comments,

mark allocations, and

more

• Students can work

through these revision

resources independently

• Teachers have a complete

resource to use for

revision with their classes

prior to the exam.

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INSIGHT VCE TRIAL EXAMS

VCE Trial Exams – Year 11 (Units 1 & 2)

$59.95 each

NEW

Following on from the

incredible popularity of

Insight’s VCE Year 12 Trial

Exams over the last 5

years, and as a result of

numerous demands from

teachers, we are launching

a new series of Year 11 VCE

trial exams (Units 1 and 2)

for the key areas: Maths,

Accounting, P.E., and

Science.

These exams are prepared

with the same rigour and

attention to curricular

accuracy that characterise

the Insight VCE Year 12

Trial Exams. Whilst the

Year 11 course is not

as prescriptive in its

requirements as Year 12,

the writers have included

all the areas with options

where relevant that are

included in the curriculum.

• Set out as a facsimile of

an official exam to prepare

students for the real thing

in Year 12

• Written and separately

reviewed by leading

specialists in each subject

– examiners or assessors

• All exam papers come

with answers or solutions

that include tips,

explanations and mark

allocations as well as

guidelines for students

on what to look for in the

questions that cue them

into how to answer/solve

the question or problem

• Only available to teachers,

for unlimited use in their

school

• Can be purchased in

hardcopy or in electronic

format on CD-ROM.

• As an authentically

formatted exam that is only

available to schools, it is

ideal for administering as a

complete practice exam for

student revision

• A full resource for

teachers, to add to their

bank of practice and

revision activities

• A great learning and

teaching tool for students

that can be uploaded on

to the school intranet for

ease of access.

Business Studies

Accounting Exam 1 (Unit 1)

Accounting Exam 2 (Unit 2)

Health and Physical Education

Physical Education Exam 1 (Unit 1)

Physical Education Exam 2 (Unit 2)

Mathematics

Maths Methods Exam 1/CAS1 (Unit 1)

Maths Methods Exam 2/CAS 2 (Unit 2)

Science

Biology Exam 1 (Unit 1)

Biology Exam 2 (Unit 2)

Chemistry Exam 1 (Unit 1)

Chemistry Exam 2 (Unit 2)

Physics Exam 1 (Unit 1)

Physics Exam 2 (Unit 2}

Psychology Exam 1 (Unit 1)

Psychology Exam 2 (Unit 2)

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INSIGHT SECONDARY VCE YEARS TRIAL EXAMS 10–12 9–12

ENGLISH

VCE Trial Exams – Year 12 (Units 3 & 4)

$59.95 each. SPECIAL! – $10 for previous years’ trial exams when you purchase the 2009 trial exam.

Insight’s VCE Year 12 Trial

Exams are the leading trial

exams in Victorian schools.

They now cover 28 subjects

across all Key Learning

Areas and are renowned for

being the most reputable

and authoritative – rigorously

developed, accurately

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Young Heroes Series – Graphic Novels

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Young Heroes is an actionpacked

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• Cleverly explores relevant

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SECONDARY PRIMARY YEARS YEARS 10–12

ENGLISH

Wilson Water Drop Series

by Brian Dodd

The most important topic

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CD and teacher resources

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Created out of highly

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and storyteller, Brian Dodd.

Ideal for 6-9 year olds, but

loved by students younger

and older!

VERY

IMPORTANT

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ALL ABOUT

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FEATURES

• Wonderful read-aloud

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• Full-colour illustrated

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Each book also available in

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• Additional resources:

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Teachers’ Resource Book

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sheets that bring literacy

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BENEFITS

• This series has a huge

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• A whole unit of work in one

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• Picture Story Books • Audio Books • Songs CD • Teacher Resource Book

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ENGLISH

Yonde Kaite Japanese Language Series

by Anne Rajakumar

BENEFITS

Yonde Kaite Japanese

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• Flashcards on 12 different

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• Songs CD a fun resource to

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• Entry level Year 7

Workbook to prepare

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• An authentic cultural

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• Systematic learning of

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GENERAL

The Rugmaker of Mazar-e-Sharif

by Najaf Mazari and Robert Hillman — $24.95

ISBN 9781921088551 | 274pp

A beautifully written true

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who fled torture and certain

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FEATURES

• A poignant, heart-warming

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• A simple but beautifullycrafted

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power of dreams and what

really matters in life.

BENEFITS

• As a testimony of one

man’s journey, it makes

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the plight of millions of

refugees around the world

• A compelling, ideal

non-fiction text to study

in English classes from

Year levels 9–12.

• A book of hope and

inspiration with an

underlying belief that

people will come to

understand each other

and live in peace.

AUDIO BOOK

- 7 CDs

$49.95 * FREE TEACHER NOTES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST.

TEXT GUIDE AVAILABLE IN OCTOBER.

ISBN 9781742122007

Screenwriting: Script to Screen

by Paul Kooperman — $19.95

ISBN 9781921088810 | 112pp

NEW

An easy to read step-bystep

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• Offers you help and

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A Head Start: A young person’s guide to employment

by Gina Grey — $9.95

ISBN 9781920693473 | 208pp

An essential tool for every

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FEATURES

• Practical guidelines for job

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• Very detailed advice

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• Detailed advice on handling

the work environment:

tasks, people, workplace

problems, work-life

balance

• Self-evaluation exercises

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BENEFITS

• A self-help manual for

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GENERAL

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Dealing with Drugs: A guide for families and counsellors

by Tom McGill — $9.95

ISBN 9781921088377 | 120pp

A quick but comprehensive

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An ideal reference for

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• Written by the father of an

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• Helps the reader

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• Gives a range of options

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• A concise guide that’s

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• Provides immediate

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ISBN 9781921088612 | 160pp

Written by an exercise

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– a handbook for all ages

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• Great preparatory

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• Daily and weekly plans and

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by Chantal Gazal — $19.95

ISBN 9781920693480 | 370pp

One of the rare parenting

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• Contents page, index and

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• If parents use this book,

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A Man for all Seasons

A View from a Bridge

The Catcher in the Rye

Don’t Start Me Talking

Citizen Kane

Great Short Works by Edgar Allan Poe

The Divine Wind

First They Killed My Father

Fly Away Peter

Maestro

Nineteen Eighty-Four

Gattaca

Girl with a Pearl Earring

Into Thin Air

Going Home

Generals Die in Bed

Things Fall Apart

Hamlet

Henry Lawson’s Short Stories

Home

Stolen

The Great Gatsby

Richard III

The Kite Runner

Minimum of Two

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the

Night-Time

Hard Times

Look Both Ways

Macbeth

Maestro

Medea

Othello

The Secret River

The Quiet American

Romulus, My Father

Montana 1948

Tess of the D'Urbervilles

The Crucible

Wordsworth – Selected Poems

Oedipus the King

English Text Book

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1 DECEMBER2009

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3

SECONDARY YEARS

ENGLISH / LITERATURE

English for Year 12 – fully amended for 2010-2011

September

Robert Beardwood 9781921088179 $44.95

3 English for Year 12 with CD-ROM Robert Beardwood 9781921088414 $39.95

3 English for Year 11 with CD-ROM M.Ashton & R.Beardwood 9781921088421 $44.95

4 ESL English for Year 12 M. Napthine & M.Daniel 9781921088872 $29.95

4 Year 12 English Skills: Student Workbook E.Tulloh, M.Napthine & I.Baratta 9781921088889 $29.95

4 Year 11 English Skills: Student Workbook October V.Lee, S.Sherman, M.Napthine 9781921088865 $29.95

7 Persuasive Language in Media Texts I.Breuer & M.Napthine 9781921088766 $27.95

7 Insight Issues – studying media texts I.Breuer, S.Evans, K.Heintz 9781920693282 $15.00

7 Language Analysis: A Guide for VCE English students Elizabeth Fear 9780980551303 $15.00

8 Literature for Senior Students Robert Beardwood 9781921088308 $39.95

8 A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Insight Shakespeare Series October S.Barnes & A.Coleman 9781921088568 $22.95

8 Macbeth – Insight Shakespeare Series S.Barnes & A.Coleman 9781921088858 $22.95

8 Romeo & Juliet – Insight Shakespeare Series S.Barnes & A.Coleman 9781921088759 $22.95

5 VCE English Language Exam Guide Kirsten Fox 9781920693947 $22.95

VCE Contexts Study

5 Insight Contexts: Encountering Conflict Robert Beardwood 9781921088773 $22.95

5 Insight Contexts: Identity and Belonging R.O’Shea & R.Beardwood 9781921088780 $22.95

5 Insight Contexts: The Imaginative Landscape R.Beardwood & T.Roberts 9781921088797 $22.95

5 Insight Contexts: Whose Reality? B.Mahoney & R.Beardwood 9781921088803 $22.95

5 Writing on Contexts: A Streetcar Named Desire 9781921411342 $19.95

5 Writing on Contexts: Bombshells 9781921411274 $19.95

5 Writing on Contexts: Enduring Love 9781921411359 $19.95

5 Writing on Contexts: Fly Away Peter 9781921411311 $19.95

5 Writing on Contexts: The Catcher in the Rye 9781921411298 $19.95

5 Writing on Contexts: The Crucible 9781921411267 $19.95

5 Writing on Contexts: The Secret River 9781921411328 $19.95

5 Writing on Contexts: The Shark Net 9781921411366 $19.95

5 Writing on Contexts: Witness 9781921411304 $19.95

Insight Text Guides

6 A Farewell to Arms October Ross Walker 9781921411076 $15.95

6 A Lesson Before Dying Scott Hurley 9781920693077 $15.95

6 A Man for all Seasons Sue Tweg 9781921088629 $15.95

6 A Streetcar Named Desire Rosemary O’Shea 9781921088988 $15.95

6 A View from the Bridge Scott Hurley 9781920693596 $15.95

6 Angela’s Ashes Sue Sciortino 9781875882281 $15.95

6 Blade Runner Therese O’Haire 9781875882304 $15.95

6 Blueprints for a Barbed-Wire Canoe Brigid Magner 9781920693985 $15.95

6 Border Crossing Christine Ferrari 9781920693329 $15.95

6 Breaker Morant S.Hurley & T.Caldwell 9781920693084 $15.95

6 Brilliant Lies Christine Ferrari 9781875882120 $15.95

6 Cabaret Sue Tweg 9781875882335 $15.95

6 Citizen Kane Diana Barnes 9781921088636 $15.95

6 Cloudstreet October Roie Thomas 9781921411014 $15.95

6 Collected Stories – Beverley Farmer Fiona Neilson 9781921088698 $15.95

6 Cosi October Anica Boulanger-Mashberg 9781921411045 $15.95

6 Dead Letter Office Sue Tweg 9781875882410 $15.95

6 Diving for Pearls Pamela Williams 9781875882328 $15.95

6 Don’t Start Me Talking Brigid Magner 9781920693992 $15.95

6 Dream Stuff K.Macdonell & R.Beardwood 9781875882700 $15.95

6 Falling Sue Sciortino 9781875882380 $15.95

6 Fine Line Fiona Neilson 9781921088063 $15.95

6 First They Killed My Father Sue Downie 9781875882717 $15.95

6 Fly Away Peter Leonie Keaney 9781875882137 $15.95

6 Frankenstein October Sue Tweg 9781921411397 $15.95

6 Gattaca Sue Tweg 9781920693091 $15.95

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6 Generals Die in Bed Ross Walker 9781921088001 $15.95

6 Girl with a Pearl Earring Lisa Fletcher 9781875882724 $15.95

6 Going Home M.Drysdale & R.Beardwood 9781875882373 $15.95

6 Great Expectations October Timothy Roberts 9781921411021 $15.95

6 Great Short Works – Edgar Allan Poe William Douglas 9781921088704 $15.95

6 Hamlet Sue Tweg 9781920693367 $15.95

6 Hard Times Scott Hurley 9781921088643 $15.95

6 Henry Lawson’s Short Stories Robert Beardwood 9781920693107 $15.95

6 Home Robyn Sheahan-Bright 9781921088650 $15.95

6 I for Isobel R.Beardwood & K.Macdonell 9781920693114 $15.95

6 If This is a Man Scott Hurley 9781920693602 $15.95

6 I’m Not Scared Robert Beardwood 9781920693633 $15.95

6 In the Lake of the Woods Iris Breuer 9781875882113 $15.95

6 Inheritance Sue Sherman 9781921088018 $15.95

6 Into Thin Air Diana Barnes 9781921088735 $15.95

6 Jackson’s Track Sue Sciortino 9781920693121 $15.95

6 Lantana Virginia Lee 9781920693565 $15.95

6 Life of Galileo Ross Huggard 9781875882151 $15.95

6 Look Both Ways Fiona Neilsonw 9781921088667 $15.95

6 Macbeth R.Beardwood & K.Macdonell 9781921088605 $15.95

6 Maestro Christine Ferrari 9781875882069 $15.95

6 Medea Sue Tweg 9781875882274 $15.95

6 Minimum of Two R.Beardwood & K.Macdonell 9781920693589 $15.95

6 Montana 1948 Sue Sciortino 9781875882311 $15.95

6 Night Sabrina Chakman 9781875882489 $15.95

6 Nineteen Eighty-Four Ross Walker 9781921088674 $15.95

6 No Great Mischief Scott Hurley 9781875882731 $15.95

6 Oedipus the King Scott Hurley 9781920693138 $15.95

6 Of Love and Shadows Maria Joseph 9781921088681 $15.95

6 One True Thing Sue Sciortino 9781875882434 $15.95

6 Only the Heart Tuc Ho-Dac 9781875882298 $15.95

6 Othello Sue Tweg 9781875882359 $15.95

6 Pride and Prejudice October Fiona Gregory 9781921411410 $15.95

6 Richard III Sue Tweg 9781921088711 $15.95

6 Romulus, My Father Ross Walker 9781920693626 $15.95

6 Selected Poems – Sylvia Plath Sue Sciortino 9781921088025 $15.95

6 Selected Poems – Kenneth Slessor Sue Sciortino 9781921088728 $15.95

6 Selected Poems – William Wordsworth Sue Sciortino 9781921088896 $15.95

6 Shakespeare in Love Mike Lee-Ack 9781875882441 $15.95

6 Sky Burial Sue Tweg 9781921088032 $15.95

6 Stolen R. Beardwood & M.Drysdale 9781875882748 $15.95

6 Tess of the D’Urbervilles Deborah Rechter 9781920693343 $15.95

6 The Accidental Tourist Maria Joseph 9781921088049 $15.95

6 The Age of Innocence Lisa Fletcher 9781920693374 $15.95

6 The Baghdad Blog Louise Gray 9781921088056 $15.95

6 The Catcher in the Rye Scott Hurley 9781921088834 $15.95

6 The Chant of Jimmie Blacksmith R.Beardwood & K.Macdonell 9781920693305 $15.95

6 The Crucible Sue Tweg 9781921088827 $15.95

6 The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time Russell Smith 9781920693619 $15.95

6 The Divine Wind Sue Sciortino 9781875882366 $15.95

6 The Freedom of the City Scott Hurley 9781875882663 $15.95

6 The Great Gatsby Virginia Lee 9781875882083 $15.95

6 The Hunter Christine Ferrari 9781920693350 $15.95

6 The Importance of Being Earnest Fiona Gregory 9781921411007 $15.95

6 The Kite Runner Maude Ashton 9781921088070 $15.95

6 The Longest Memory Ross Huggard 9781875882106 $15.95

6 The Outsider B.Nelson & F.Neilson 9781875882458 $15.95

6 The Penguin Book of First World War Poetry Sue Sciortino 9781920693510 $15.95

6 The Plague Fiona Neilson 9781920693756 $15.95

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6 The Player Karen Ford 9781875882465 $15.95

6 The Quiet American Ross Walker 9781920693336 $15.95

6 The Rugmaker of Mazar-e-Sharif October Ruth Thomas 9781921411038 $15.95

6 The Secret River Anica Boulanger-Mashberg 9781921088841 $15.95

6 The Shark Net Ruth Thomas 9781921088940 $15.95

6 The Stories of Tobias Wolff Sue Sciortino 9781920693572 $15.95

6 The Things They Carried Ross Walker 9781875882694 $15.95

6 The Third Man S.Hurley & G.Heard 9781920693152 $15.95

6 The Wife of Martin Guerre Deborah Rechter 9781920693169 $15.95

6 The Year of Living Dangerously Scott Hurley 9781875882762 $15.95

6 Things Fall Apart Scott Hurley 9781875882755 $15.95

6 Triage Sue Sciortino 9781875882472 $15.95

6 What’s Eating Gilbert Grape Geoff Mayer 9781875882090 $15.95

6 Year of Wonders October Virginia Lee 9781921088742 $15.95

Sample Essays on Texts

6 A Man for All Seasons September 9781921411380 $19.95

6 Gattaca September 9781921411427 $19.95

6 Hamlet September 9781921411434 $19.95

6 Home September 9781921411441 $19.95

6 Look Both Ways September 9781921411458 $19.95

6 Maestro September 9781921411465 $19.95

6 Night September 9781921411472 $19.95

6 Othello September 9781921411489 $19.95

Sample Text Response Essays

6 A Lesson Before Dying 9781920693220 $14.95

6 A Man for all Seasons 9781921088933 $14.95

6 A View from the Bridge 9781920693671 $14.95

6 Angela’s Ashes 9781875882908 $14.95

6 Blueprints for a Barbed-Wire Canoe 9781920693794 $14.95

6 Border Crossing 9781920693404 $14.95

6 Breaker Morant 9781920693206 $14.95

6 Cat’s Eye 9781875882922 $14.95

6 Citizen Kane 9781921088926 $14.95

6 Dead Letter Office 9781875882939 $14.95

6 Dispossessed 9781920693459 $14.95

6 Don’t Start Me Talking 9781920693800 $14.95

6 Dream Stuff 9781875882946 $14.95

6 Falling 9781920693060 $14.95

6 Fine Line 9781920693879 $14.95

6 First They Killed My Father 9781920693008 $14.95

6 Generals Die in Bed 9781920693817 $14.95

6 Girl with a Pearl Earring 9781875882816 $14.95

6 Going Home 9781920693015 $14.95

6 Hard Times 9781921088957 $14.95

6 Henry Lawson’s Short Stories 9781920693275 $14.95

6 I for Isobel 9781920693237 $14.95

6 If This is a Man 9781920693688 $14.95

6 I’m Not Scared 9781920693725 $14.95

6 In the Lake of the Woods 9781920693824 $14.95

6 Inheritance 9781920693831 $14.95

6 Jackson’s Track 9781920693251 $14.95

6 Lantana 9781920693657 $14.95

6 Minimum of Two 9781920693664 $14.95

6 Nineteen Eighty-Four 9781921088919 $14.95

6 No Great Mischief 9781920693022 $14.95

6 Oedipus the King 9781920693213 $14.95

6 Of Love and Shadows 9781921088995 $14.95

6 One True Thing 9781875882960 $14.95

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6 Only the Heart 9781920693039 $14.95

6 Romulus, My Father 9781920693701 $14.95

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9 Writing Short Film Scripts: A Student Guide to Film-making Paul Kooperman 9781921411083 $19.95

16 Screenwriting: Script to Screen Paul Kooperman 9781921088810 $19.95

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13 Kokoda Sunrise Del Merrick & Dion Hamill 9781921088469 $9.95

13 The Legend in Our Team Janelle Lee & Anthony Woodward 9781921088506 $9.95

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13 Teaching Guide Jenny Newburn 9781921088537 $14.95

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14 Wilson goes Surfing Brian Dodd 9781921088247 $5.00

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14 Wilson the Firefighter – Audiobook Brian Dodd 9781921088353 $5.00

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14 Wilson Water Drop Teachers’ Resource Book Brian Dodd & Julie Zrna 9781921088261 $14.95

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15 YK Teachers’ Resource Book Primary Levels 1-3 Anne Rajakumar 9781875882199 $19.95

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15 Animals – Flashcards Kae Sato-Goodsell 9781875882571 $24.95

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16 A Head Start Gina Gray 9781920693473 $9.95

17 Dealing with Drugs Tom McGill 9781921088377 $9.95

17 Exercise and the F word … Fun! Martha Lourey-Bird 9781921088612 $24.95

17 The Happy Toddler Chantal Gazal 9781920693480 $24.95

16 Screenwriting: Script to Screen Paul Kooperman 9781921088810 $19.95

16 The Rugmaker of Mazar-e-Sharif Najaf Mazari & Robert Hillman 9781921088551 $24.95

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