All the Ways I Screwed Up My First Year of Teaching and How You Can Avoid Doing It, Too
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,180. Language: American English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Education
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Veteran teacher Katrina Ayres showcases her disastrous first year of teaching in rural Hawaii. Somehow her teacher training didn't prepare her for The Monster Copier, Matthew the Plane-Hurler, and 80-hour workweeks. At the end of each chapter, she explains where her New Teacher Self went wrong and offers time-saving, practical hints and tricks you don't learn in teacher college.
Miracle At Fort Custer
Price: Free! Words: 2,970. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
This narrative is not fiction, but documents what I consider to be an actual miracle which involved my life. You may read it and draw your own conclusions. Many people go through life looking for proof that God exists. This miracle came to me even though I am solidly steeled in my belief in God. If I find others who are moved by this I will publish Volume 2 with the bulk of the letters.
Newborn Portrait Studio Business Pack
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 8,160. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts
A set of three books to guide you in your newborn portrait studio business. Includes: Newborn Portrait Posing Guide & Lighting Diagrams, Getting Newborn Portrait Clients & Keeping Them, and Pricing Packages for Profit.
Chapter 10 - reactor (3ds Max 2010 Architectural Visualization)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,580. Language: American English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
REACTOR IS AN INTERACTIVE PHYSICS engine from Havok that was integrated into 3ds Max 6 and has since become a robust and efficient way for creating all kinds of dynamic simulations in 3ds Max. Thanks to reactor, many animators and visual FX artists from all over the world were finally able to create believable and realistic dynamic animations in an extremely short amount of time.
Chapter 9 - Advanced mental ray Lighting (3ds Max 2010 Architectural Visualization)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,710. Language: American English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
This chapter delves into the advanced lighting techniques used within mental ray. We will focus on a CG-interior scene, an outdoor scene with HDR (High Dynamic Range) lighting, and then tie the two subjects together.
How to Start a Horse
Series: Horse Training How-To, Book 4. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 28,630. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
This book offers simple and objective training for the unbroke horse, from 1st-time bridling and saddling to sacking out, bridle work from the ground, pre-mount work, and your (necessarily short) first ride. Learn the proven methods of John Lyons, safety tips and tricks to save time. Put a solid foundation on your young, green horse, a solid start that pays big dividends for the rest of his life.
Promising Hope
Series: The Protectors, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 124,340. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
After the events of Promising Light, Grace, Sierra, and Dar struggle to bring the shape changers back home while dealing with the love potion and the Protectors. Yet when the man who cursed the shape changers ten years ago reappears at the castle, the Avialies decide to target him. Their actions catapult a sequence of events that threatens them in ways they never could have prepared for.
20 Free Ways to Advertise Your Website Online
Price: Free! Words: 5,800. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing
Free marketing methods tend to take longer to take hold than paid marketing such as advertising, but the benefit – other than the cost savings – is that their impact tends to last longer. With paid marketing, once your advertisement expires, there usually is a steep drop-off in traffic. But free marketing methods can continue to funnel visitors to your site for months or even years after.
Career Savvy - Keeping & Transforming Your Job
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 50,730. Language: American English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Careers / job hunting, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
“Most men lead lives of quiet desperation” – Walt Whitman. Why should you when it can be so much better than that? You can have a career you can love as an intrapreneur. If you wake up on Monday morning already dreaming of Friday but you aren’t ready to look for a new job, learn how to take the job you have and transform it into one you love. Keep it, change it, love it.
Chapter 8 - Render to Texture (3ds Max 2010 Architectural Visualization)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,230. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
One of the main techniques used to reduce rendering calculation time is to remove all light calculations from a scene. In real time 3D, it is done by pre-processing all lighting solutions prior to loading the 3D content. All these light calculations, complex or not, are put directly into the texture maps of the models. This process is called render to texture or texture baking.
The Runaway Heiress
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,370. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Regency
(5.00 from 1 review)
Dina’s only chance to keep her inheritance from her gamester brother is to marry before her twenty-fifth birthday. When her carefully planned elopement goes awry she travels to Gretna Green alone. There she finds herself rescuing a naïve young lady from a fortune hunter earning the gratitude of the young lady’s handsome brother. When he asks her to name her reward, she has her answer ready.
Chapter 7 - Exposure Lighting Analysis Tools (3ds Max 2010 Architectural Visualization)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,120. Language: American English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Exposure Lighting Analysis tools can be used for simulating and analyzing physically based Sun, Sky, and artificial lighting in a 3D scene. Ideal for Architectural projects, these tools can help evaluate light intensity in your designs.
Kisses and Rogues: Four Regency Stories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,600. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012 by Fiddlehead Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
**Valentines Day Sale! 75% off through 2/19** A collection of sweet to spicy Regency romance stories from RITA-nominated author Anthea Lawson. Includes: Maid for Scandal, Five Wicked Kisses, The Piano Tutor, and To Wed the Earl. (220 pages)
Intimate Terrorist
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,590. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Fifteen hundred miles from Ground Zero and one year after 9/11, ripples of the horrific attacks on America invade Sara Farley's life. She doesn't know anyone that was injured or killed on that day. But nightmares about 9/11 cause her sleepless nights and escalates the tension in her marriage. Then, a shattered window catapults Sara on a journey of unbearable pain. Because of poor work performa
The Festival of the Moon (Girls Wearing Black: Book Two)
Series: Girls Wearing Black, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,750. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Still reeling from the events of the Homecoming Masquerade, Nicky Bloom must prepare for the second event of the Coronation contest: The Festival of the Moon. As she and the other girls wearing black struggle for position, Nicky must keep her true identity a secret, not only from the other students at school, but from the vampire who is watching her every move.
Chapter 4 - Advanced Unwrapping (3ds Max 2010 Architectural Visualization)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,560. Language: American English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
In this chapter, I will try to cover techniques that should save you time and effort when unwrapping your meshes, whether inorganic surfaces or organic, fluid forms. Further on, I will discuss more advanced concepts of UVW mapping and try to explain what those coordinates really are, how they are seen by the 3D software, and how you should approach them for best results.
Angie
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,160. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
True love never fails when met with hardships to over come Angie and Frank will do what ever is necessary to win her parents favor. Combined with Angie's love of dance this proves to be an exciting and motivation short story. This interactive book will prove to be different and exciting from anything you have ever read!
Encounter With the Past
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 53,840. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012 by Candice Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
When his grandfather had a heart attack, Glen O'Pedy left the life in the city backwards and turned for the farm of the family in heart of the Outback. The life was still calm and he was thinking that the great challenge of his life was to face the constant droughts that devastate the region and destroy the flocks. And so it was up to what the Great Drought the fez to know Andy.
Dummy Hand
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,180. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The ladies of the Langley Chase Bridge Club are at it again, only this time one of their own is accused of a bloody and violent murder. Dummy Hand is a fast paced, funny mystery set in Northern Virginia, home of the FBI, the NRO, the CIA and lots of other three-letter agencies. Does the foursome tangle with any of these in their quest to find a killer? What do you think?
What Is Wrong with My Horse?
Series: Horse Training How-To, Book 3. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,250. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
A book full of solutions for the horse owner. In three parts. Section I: "Fright" in it's myriad forms. Section II: Neglect your lawn, get weeds. Neglect your car, break down. Neglect your horse... collect trips to the ER. Here's what you need to know to keep your horse tuned-up and out of trouble. Section III: Step-by-step fixes for the most common problems faced by horse owners.