Mount Vernon, NY (Vocus) September 30, 2010
An interesting new book that will surely challenge ones’ imagination and knowledge while providing fun and new discoveries awaits readers as author Barbara A. Pierce releases, through Xlibris, A Challenge of Common Knowledge II.
Miss Pierce’s latest book, A Challenge of Common Knowledge II is the sequel to a previous non-fictional work, A Challenge of Common Knowledge. Although sharing a title and format, this new book introduces a fresh set of four hundred and one queries to respond to. The wide range of subject matters to consider could present a real challenge. The answers are provided at the back of the book for immediate feedback. The format of A Challenge of Common Knowledge II makes it easy to create other stimulating activities that encourage learning.
This book will be featured at this year’s Frankfurt International Book Fair in Frankfurt, Germany, on October 6-10, 2010. For more information, log on to Xlibris.com.
About the Author
Barbara A. Pierce was born in Memphis, Tennessee where she lived until moving to New York City at an early age. She attended junior high school there, then high school in Mount Vernon, New York. After graduation she worked as a telephone operator for two and a half years before entering college in Pennsylvania. Upon receiving a degree in education, Miss Pierce began her career as an elementary teacher in Mount Vernon that lasted for thirty-five years. It was during that time she pursued and earned a Masters Degree in education and reading.
Since retiring, Miss Pierce has worked as a substitute teacher and has written a number of children's books. Her name has appeared in Who's Who in American Education Publications.
A Challenge Of Common Knowledge II * by Barbara A. Pierce
Publication Date: March 22, 2010
Trade Paperback; $15.99; 104 pages; 978-1-4500-6361-6
eBook; $9.99; 978-1-4500-8108-5
Members of the media who wish to review this book may request a complimentary paperback copy by contacting the publisher at (888) 795-4274 x. 7879. To purchase copies of the book for resale, please fax Xlibris at (610) 915-0294 or call (888) 795-4274 x. 7879.
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