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Adler, Bill Jr 1957-

Overview
Works: 68 works in 188 publications in 2 languages and 11,752 library holdings
Genres: Humor  Handbooks and manuals  Quotations  Fiction  Science fiction  Time-travel fiction  Short stories  Alternative histories (Fiction)  Anecdotes  Fairy tales 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: QL676.5, 639.978
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Bill Adler
Boys and their toys : understanding men by understanding their relationship with gadgets by Bill Adler( )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 1,931 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"If you've ever noticed that the man in your life seems to spend more time with his snazzy new fishing rod, stereo system, digital golf club, or cell phone headset than he does with you, you're not alone. Separating a guy from his gadgets is virtually impossible. But the key to truly understanding men lies in understanding how they relate to these toys of theirs." "In Boys and Their Toys, you'll find out how the assorted doohickeys in your man's life reveal his needs for (among other things): Power - from the mightiest golf club to the Star Wars light-saber-like laser pointer, guys need to unleash their inner barbarian from time to time. Freedom - Dudes like to feel untethered; being able to carry around all their information in an electronic organizer helps them feel awesomely mobile. Independence - Guys are famous for their absolute refusal to ask for directions; wireless services like GPS that provide access to maps help them get where they need to go ... without anyone else's help!" "The book lets you in on what your guy's taste in trinkets may say about him...how to use his fixation on a particular gadget to predict his behavior...how you can improve your own relationship with him by grasping what lies behind his seeming obsession with his cordless table saw...and much more. Funny, insightful, and astute, Boys and Their Toys will give you a sharper image of what's going on inside your man's head. Book jacket."--BOOK JACKET
How to negotiate like a child : unleash the little monster within to get everything you want by Bill Adler( )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and Japanese and held by 1,849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tongue in cheek, yet eminently practical, How to Negotiate Like a Child gives you effective negotiation tactics - inspired by children - that will help you get what you want in any situation: from sealing a million-dollar business deal to getting a seat on an airplane. You'll learn how to harness the remarkable power of a child, and how and when to use kid-inspired - and surprisingly effective - negotiation strategies."--BOOK JACKET
Outwitting squirrels : 101 cunning stratagems to reduce dramatically the egregious misappropriation of seed from your birdfeeder by squirrels by Bill Adler( Book )

22 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in English and held by 1,309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how to outsmart the greedy, crafty squirrels who are determined to make all birdseed their own
Outwitting critters : a surefire manual for confronting devious animals and winning by Bill Adler( Book )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Practical guide to coping with the nettlesome side of nature--the problems with deer, roaches, mice, bears, and other animals
The Reagan wit by Ronald Reagan( Book )

8 editions published between 1956 and 1998 in English and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Offers the Reagan humor in hundreds of quotations, from every phase of his life and career."--Jacket
The weather sourcebook : your one-stop resource for everything you need to feed your weather habit by Ronald L Wagner( Book )

5 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A source for everything you need to know, buy, and see about the weather
The passionate nonsmoker's bill of rights : the first guide to enacting nonsmoking legislation by Steve Allen( Book )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outwitting deer by Bill Adler( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses ways to keep gardens and shrubbery safe from deer and includes strategies to protect yourself from Lyme disease and avoid collisions with deer while driving
Time machines : the greatest time travel stories ever written( Book )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of alternate-history and time-travel stories from the mid-19th century to the present. They range from Edgar Allan Poe's Three Sundays in a Week to Harry Turtledove's The Last Article, in which the Indian independence leader, Gandhi, battles not the British, but the Germans
The wit and wisdom of Ted Kennedy : a treasury of reflections, statements of belief, and calls to action by Edward M Kennedy( )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a collection of quotations from the Massachusetts senator, organized into such categories as words of inspiration, on leadership and courage, and personal reflections
Outwitting clutter by Bill Adler( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author of Outwitting Deer and Outwitting Neighbors instructs readers in the art of limiting clutter in the household and offers valuable tips on how to organize each room in the house, the yard, the home office, and more
Impeccable birdfeeding : how to discourage scuffling, hull-dropping, seed-throwing, unmentionable nuisances, and vulgar chatter at your birdfeeder by Bill Adler( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outwitting mice and other rodents by Bill Adler( Book )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From mice in the pantry to rats on the rafters, Adler provides dependable, practical advice and innovative methods to help readers get rid of their rodent problems for good. Illustrations throughout
Tell me a fairy tale : a parent's guide to telling magical and mythical stories by Bill Adler( Book )

4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a summary, descriptions of characters, plot, and suggestions on how to tell the story for 63 tales from folklore and literature
How to profit from public auctions( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outwitting dogs by Terry Ryan( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Training dogs has traditionally been done by using negative reinforcement and brute force (take the choke collar as an example). But the tide is turning, and Terry Ryan, well-known dog trainer, is at the forefront of a revolution. This book draws on her twenty-five years of hands-on experience helping people understand and train dogs, and solve dog behavior problems using kinder, gentler methods. It uses more brain than brawn to motivate dog behavior with positive training techniques, and helps readers truly understand the minds of their canine friends (and even enemies). Chapters cover: .outwitting puppies, housebreaking, curing the chronic chewer, how to cure the leash puller, the dog that jumps on people, the dog that hates to be left alone, the dog that won't come, the dog that barks too much, the biter, the aggressor, how to outwit the neighbor's dog, how to teach your dog tricks, how to outwit dog trainers, and even a chapter on outwitting dogs and kids at the same time, and much more"--Publisher's description
365 things to do with your kids before they're too old to enjoy them by Bill Adler( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kids' letters to President Obama( Book )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Barack Obama has inspired millions of people around the world - and an unwavering chorus of those admirers are children. Thsi delightfully charming collection includes more than two hundred letters that kids have written to President Obama. Some of these messages are humorous, some are heartwarming, all of them are sincere
Outwitting contractors by Bill Adler( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The expert's guide to backyard birdfeeding by Bill Adler( Book )

4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyzes and rates more than 250 bird gadgets, including bird feeders, birdhouses and birdbaths
 
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Outwitting squirrels : 101 cunning stratagems to reduce dramatically the egregious misappropriation of seed from your birdfeeder by squirrels
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How to negotiate like a child : unleash the little monster within to get everything you wantOutwitting squirrels : 101 cunning stratagems to reduce dramatically the egregious misappropriation of seed from your birdfeeder by squirrelsOutwitting critters : a surefire manual for confronting devious animals and winningThe Reagan witThe weather sourcebook : your one-stop resource for everything you need to feed your weather habitOutwitting deerTime machines : the greatest time travel stories ever writtenThe wit and wisdom of Ted Kennedy : a treasury of reflections, statements of belief, and calls to action
Alternative Names
Adler, Bill, 1956-

Adler, Bill jr

Adler, William Jay.

Adler, William Jay 1957- Jr

Adler, William Jay (jr)

Adler, William Jay, Jr., 1957-

Bill Adler, Jr. 1957-

애들러, 빌 1957-

애들러, 빌 주니어 1957-

이들러, 빌 1957-

アドラー, B.

アドラー, ビル

アドラー, ビル・ジュニア

Languages
English (104)

Japanese (1)