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The book of think : or, How to solve a problem twice your size

Author: Marilyn Burns; Martha Weston
Publisher: Boston : Little, Brown, ©1976.
Series: Brown paper school book.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Did you ever have a traffic jam in your head? Did you ever say, "I can't!" Did you ever feel like some days you just can't do anything right? Did you ever get yourself into a corner and know that whichever way you tried to get out was going to be the wrong way? If the answer to any of these questions is yes then this book was written for you.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Problems and exercises
Juvenile literature
Problems, exercises, etc. Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marilyn Burns; Martha Weston
ISBN: 0316117420 9780316117425 0316117439 9780316117432
OCLC Number: 2284015
Description: 125 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
Contents: Getting out of your own way: Tackling what you know best-you --
Looking at what you usually see --
Tunnel vision --
Sharpening your senses --
Wandering outside --
What's right here? --
Crazy connections --
Do you know the people you know? --
There are at least two ways to look at something --
Putting your foot in your brain --
Knowing a problem when you see it: Problems all start somewhere --
What's the real problem? --
What problems did Mother Goose have? --
Brain push-ups: Don't fall for what pops in first --
List before you look --
Logic isn't the only way --
Starting at the end --
It's smart to ask --
Letting your mind run wild --
Have you seen something like this before? --
Getting into someone else's head --
Pillow method.
Series Title: Brown paper school book.
Responsibility: written by Marilyn Burns : illustrated by Martha Weston.

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Did you ever have a traffic jam in your head? Did you ever say, "I can't!" Did you ever feel like some days you just can't do anything right? Did you ever get yourself into a corner and know that whichever way you tried to get out was going to be the wrong way? If the answer to any of these questions is yes then this book was written for you.

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