The world’s education system
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 29,830. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Non-formal education
Why are education results of countries such as Finland so often invoked to justify national education policies? Why does the annual publication of the PISA results or of the OECD report Education at a Glance have such a strong political impact and why does it find such a meaningful echo in the media?
Bittersweet Promises
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Series: Sensual Romances, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 117,950. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012 by TM Simmons. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
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Cody Garret likes everything in its place: horse in the corral, six-gun in his holster, money in the bank. There's no way on earth he can tolerate a woman like Shanna Van Alstyne. Her spirit is as fiery as the blazing sun, a temper to match. Southern manners dictate he has to save her life, but then she's on her own, out of his life. Or is she?
The Darker Side: A collection of shorts
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Price: Free! Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
This is a collection of short stories that focus on the darker emotions and aspects of life.
M.I.A. Hunter
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,850. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
A new kind of courage. A new kind of war. Mark Stone has a score to settle. A former Green Beret, he has only one activity that gives meaning to his life–finding American's forgotten fighting men, the P.O.W.'s the government has conveniently labeled M.I.A.'s, and bringing them back from their hell on earth.
Five Tales Told
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,500. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Five tales of horror ... Night of the Toys The Woman Who Hated Cats SINS Marooned with a Vampire Hunting Season
The Eye of the Storm
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,270. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Charleston, SC is well known for it's beauty and charm. But all is not as it seems. Beneath the beauty lurks danger. Jacob O'Leary finds himself in the middle of a bloody 200 year old feud between two of Charleston's oldest families. Someone has been murdered. And now The killers are after Jacob.
Holly's Chamber
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
A wizarding student falls in love with a young woman in a small village, but his master will not allow for their love to blossom. In a moment of anger, the student acts out, then retreats to seek aid from the woman he loves. But does she truly love him in return? And will she save him? This is a fantasy short story of approximately 3,600 words.
Tweaky and David
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 140. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Religious / Christian / Values & Virtues
One of six books in the Tweaky Hummingbird Bible Story Series.
Hunting Season
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,050. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
A U.S. president mad with power has bombed his own people, killing millions across America and nearly wiping out the nation. A handful of survivors try to make their way across the country to where they believe safety will be found, but the president's personal killing squads are everywhere. "Hunting Season" is a short story of more than 8,100 words.
Gateless Gatecrashers
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Price: $3.97 USD. Words: 67,930. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
This book recounts the journeys of 21 ordinary people who dared to investigate whether the self they had always taken for real actually exists. Transcripts of 21 guided conversations record the process step by step as each seeker sees through the illusion, and is liberated from belief in a separate self. Completely accessible, totally practical book that will help you to end spiritual search.
U.S. Army Handbook: Developing Leadership During Unit Training Exercises, Combat Training Center (CTC) Trainers
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 13,830. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Unit leaders contribute substantially to their unit's mission success or lack of success. For this reason, the Army devotes considerable resources to foster the development of leaders during unit training exercises.
The Mercedes R230 SL
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 16,530. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
This e-book is all about the Mercedes SL R230 from the SL280 to the SL65 AMG Black Series. It does not only cover the facelifts and engine up- and downgrades, it also deals with all Special Edition versions plus the interesting tuning scene that excited us with cars such as the SL65 Vanish and the Carlsson and RENNtech variations. It comes with some 170 unique, mostly non DB photos
Climate Change and Global Warming - National Global Change Research Plan 2012-2021: A Strategic Plan For The U.S. Global Change Research Program, Carbon Dioxide, Sea Levels, Ecosystems, Models
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 59,980. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
This important new report from the United States Global Change Research Program outlines plans for studying climate change, global warming, and other global changes over the next decade.
Paid
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,500. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012 by Wonderland Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
First published in Crossed Genres #30, "Luck." Time travel in a multiverse sounded great…except that some of inventor Beauregard’s alternate selves aren’t so nice. Now he’s a private dick hiring himself out to try to clean up the mess he made. And, of course, trying to get paid.
Under The Shadow Of The Almighty
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 35,970. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Women’s Issues
This is an autobiographical story of dealing with breast cancer while staying in the shadow of the Almighty.
Road to Avonlea - Old Quarrels, Old Love
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,670. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012 by Davenport Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Canada
AFTER MORE THAN THIRTY YEARS, WHO SHOULD RETURN to Avonlea but Aunt Hetty’s old flame, Romney Penhallow — and it seems he’s back to win her heart again! As the whole town cheerfully observes Romney’s wooing, the fortress of Hetty’s pride seems to be crumbling. Could Avonlea’s prim and proper schoolmarm really be falling in love?
Poetics In Plain and Simple English
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Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 38. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,550. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Classics
Aristotle's "Poetics" is the earliest surviving work of dramatic theory--which is to say he was one of the first to identify and explain what poetry was. It's an important piece of work. But years of bad translations have almost made it unappreciated and inaccessible. BookCaps new translation on Aristotle's classic work explains it in a way that anyone can understand: Plain and Simple English!
Teach Me to Forget
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,990. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012 by Black Opal Books. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
An abused child-bride of a bored jet setter, Bethany Acton has come a long way. Now divorced and single, she writes for a lifestyles magazine, lives out of her motor home, and answers only to her boss—when he can find her. She has overcome her horrendous past and taken control of her own life. But when she meets Jonathan Merritt, a wildlife photographer, she learns that control is a tenuous thing.
A Writer in Panama
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 94,390. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
An American who cannot afford to live in his own house escapes to Panamá. Finds himself in Heaven - a beautiful land with wonderful people - but finds corrosive civilization coming ever nearer this fragile alien world.
Desiccant 011: A Sandwich for Cows
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Now that his identity is out, and he even has a fancy nickname, Carter just wants to lay low, but in a building full of eyes and ears that may be tough. Oh, also he finds the Mormons' base. So that's exciting. (11 pages)