Disaster and Sociolegal Studies
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 104,190. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Legal governance of disaster brings both care and punishment to the upending of daily life of place-based disasters. National states use disasters to reorganize how they govern. This collection, edited by Denver University professor, Susan Sterett considers how law is implicated in disaster. The findings point to reconsidering what states do in disaster, and how law enables and constrains action.
Working From Home as a Transcriptionist in South Africa
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 9,520. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business administration
An essential guide in the form ebook for transcriptionists and virtual assistants in South Africa and in the rest of the world.
Use las escaleras
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,220. Language: Spanish. Published: September 14, 2013 by Ediciones EK. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Isidro, cansado de la monotonía de su pueblo, decide dar el paso y cambiar su vida dirigiéndose a la capital de España. Allí consigue un hogar, un trabajo, una chica, una vida. Pero en vísperas de Navidad, esa vida le es arrebatada y varios pueden ser los motivos: racismo, amores prohibidos, ajustes de cuentas, envidias, drogas... Un mismo edificio, varios motivos, ninguna pista.
Flights in Dreams and falls in Reality
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,440. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Mind & Body, Nonfiction » Psychology » Education & training
The author, George Shominov, was born in 1958, wrote a book based on his own long-term experience the practical Yoga of Sleep and Dreams, narrates about passing from simple dreams to Conscious Dreams, further improvement of Consciousness and eliminating dual perception of Life (esoteric, philosophy).
Sara Sarasvati: An Indo-Swedish story
Price: $11.95 USD. Words: 51,120. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2013 by Bredefeldt Förlag. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
This political thriller is set in 2020 in Delhi and Stockholm. Sara Sarasvati, a girl of 20 learns that her Swedish father whom she has had little contact with, is assassinated in Sweden. She flies to his funeral there, finds herself in the midst of media attention due to her father’s controversial political views. While in Sweden, she is persuaded to start study mining engineering there.
Actualizing Evolutionary Co-Leadership – To Evolve a Creative and Responsible Society
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 39,730. Language: American English. Published: September 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Organizational development, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
Why and how can evolutionary co-leadership accelerate the development of a creative and responsible society? After exploring the evolutionary worldview, the book invites the reader to discover the inner conditions for entering into a true partnering dance with others – for the common good. It then offers a wide array of proven practices to develop co-leadership and points to emerging initiatives.
Dad's Library Volume One: 27 Crappy Poems and Other Things to Read on the Toilet
Series: Dad's Library, Volume 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,120. Language: American English. Published: September 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Poetry
What if you sat on the toilet every day and contemplated your life? Shouldn't you be entertained? The first volume of Dad's Library, 27 Crappy Poems and Other Things to Read on the Toilet, is just the distraction you need. Long enough to squeeze out a small turd, and short enough to be amused. All the poetry is 99% crappy, GUARANTEED! Laugh! Cry! Bear down! Crappy poems to crap to! Life is good!
Teoría de la literatura de ciencia ficción
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 193,360. Language: Spanish. Published: September 14, 2013 by Sportula. Categories: Essay » Literature
Pocos géneros literarios han tenido tanta influencia en el diseño, la arquitectura, la moda, la ingeniería, el arte, la música, el cine o la literatura de nuestro tiempo como lo ha hecho la ciencia ficción. La historia de los dos últimos siglos difícilmente se comprende sin ella y su capacidad reflexión y crítica y su habilidad para conjurar imágenes impactantes y marcar tendencias.
Gaia Theory
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,210. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
Forty years ago, freelance scientist James Lovelock got a job with NASA to detect life on Mars. Lovelock found that you didn't have to go to Mars to know it is lifeless and so was born Gaia Theory. Gaia says that the sum of earth's living systems behave like a controlling 'super-organism' that tweaks the chemistry of the ocean and the atmosphere to keep conditions just the way it likes.
The Last Adventure of Garrius Arilius
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,330. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Adventure » Action
A ravenous creature that devours its victims, leaving nothing behind. A hero intent on stopping it before the creature kills again. A powerful magician, left for dead in the ruins of his father’s castle, alive and thirsting for vengeance. This is the tale of a hero and a villain, of sword and of sorcery, of two brothers at war.
Read This Story at Your Own Risk
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,550. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Time
Do you truly believe that you are reading this by accident? Think carefully about what led you to this page. Think about the little decisions you made. Maybe they weren't your decisions at all. This story will let you know how we developed the means to bring you here. But that's only the beginning of the story. Since you may learn things you'd rather not know, read this story at your own risk.
Losing the Plot
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,560. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2013 by John Daysh. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
LOSING THE PLOT is a twisted tale of excess, sex, death, and terror, in the land they call the land of smiles.
Love Me Everywhere
Series: Love Power, Air of Love. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,120. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
Dan Thomson, forty two year old silver haired veteran, has had a beautiful life as a corporate leader and has now decided to step down. He had only one desire, which he could never fulfill. Frank Bandatta, his college mate, knows this desire of Dan. Will Frank go to the brink of evil to bring that lost part of Dan back. And why?
The Bhagavad Gita
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 51,290. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Hinduism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Hindu
The Bhagavad Gita is one of most enlightening books in existence. That is why it is called the Hindu “Bible.” It is unsurpassed in its ability to help focus a spiritual seeker on the path to Divinity. All Holy Scriptures are pointers towards the Divine, but this one has a special place in history. Vedavyasa, its brilliant author, reveals the deepest mysteries of a spiritual life.
Behind Barres
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 146,850. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Children’s books » Performing Arts / Dance
Talent means nothing without desire... The dance world takes center stage in this limited-time collection of three full-length novels by popular young adult authors. Includes: GIRL IN MOTION by Miriam Wenger-Landis CODENAME: DANCER by Amanda Brice THE QUEEN BEE OF BRIDGETON by Leslie DuBois
Layers of Interpretation
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,040. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Revolutionary
Few individuals have the affinity to make history without even trying. Some feel a sense of responsibility, some have a deep desire to make things better for the less fortunate, others have obscure motives. Leaders must study historical events, to make better decisions for the people they serve, and to avoid unwanted consequences; there's no reason to make the same mistakes twice.
The Best Soldier's Wife
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 58,840. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2013 by Quadra Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War
The Best Soldier's Wife is the deeply personal story of one woman trying to cope with the shocks and aftershocks of Canada’s war in Afghanistan, told in a series of letters from a military wife in Victoria to the wife of a fictionalized Chief of Defense Staff. In her letters she uses a number of real events to ground her story in the nitty-gritty of the actual war as it unfolded.
Raccontini - Easy Italian Reader
Series: Easy Italian Reader, Book 6. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 8,310. Language: Italian. Published: September 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Italian, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Easy Reader for learners of Italian - Medium Level. This is a collection of short stories also published as singles under the titles: IL BANCHETTO, LA DIETA CHE UCCIDE, PERCHE' NOI.
Mendung
Series: Les Etoiles Regardent Aussi, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,400. Language: French. Published: September 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Un demi-siècle après qu’un signal extraterrestre a été capté à l’observatoire de Lembang, le vaisseau d’exploration le Geminga découvre, dans la constellation du Toucan, une planète qui pourrait en être l’origine. A peine a-t-il débarqué dans le système solaire que le monde est attaqué par une armada de vaisseaux spatiaux et dévasté par des milliers d’explosions thermonucléaires. (...)
Preschool Themed Activities: Fall Leaves
Series: Preschool Themes, Book 10. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,090. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Curricula, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Preschool & kindergarten
This Preschool Fall Leaves has over 25 activities. It provides teachers the ability to run a 1 week theme! This book contains preschool activities and ideas for the Art, Blocks, Circle Time, Cooking, Dramatic Play, Easel, Gross Motor, Library book suggestions, Math/Manipulatives, Music/Movement, Science, Sensory, and Writing areas