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The Perfect Mirror: Reflections on Truth and Illusion
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,350. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2015 by Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
In these short, profound articles, Venerable Adrian Feldmann explains the principal teachings of the Buddha and reflects on the search for a truthful way of life, the pursuit of happiness, birth, death, love, friendship, sex, marriage, and raising children. This ebook is published by the Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive, a non-profit organization established to make Buddhist teachings widely available.
Passing Strangeness
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 75,690. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Essays, Nonfiction » History » Modern / General
If you're an aficionado of weird history you know about the Voynich Manuscript, but how about the Rohonc Codex? Care for something a bit different, something that explores things no-one has heard about? Unrepentant Rebels once tried to kidnap Lincoln's body, for example, and there's a copy of the Eiffel Tower under the foundations of Wembley Stadium. Meticulously researched and 100% historical
Cutting the Root of Samsara
Series: Lam-rim Teachings from Kopan, 1991. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,640. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2015 by Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
This is the third volume in a new series of Lama Zopa Rinpoche's teachings given during the 24th Kopan lam-rim course in 1991. This volume presents a clear discussion on sexual misconduct, an explanation of how karmic appearance and emptiness are intertwined and a multifaceted commentary on the eight Mahayana precepts motivation.
Lessons in Sustainable Happiness
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,060. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Professional development
As educators strive to transform education towards 21st century learning, we are hearing calls for incorporating innovation, creativity, digital literacy, character education, entrepreneurship, and much more. What if we embraced a vision of wellbeing for all, sustainably? What if we sought happiness and well-being for all, while respecting the natural environment that sustains us?
Creating the Causes of Happiness
Series: Lam-rim Teachings from Kopan, 1991. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,920. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2015 by Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
This is the second volume in a new series of Lama Zopa Rinpoche's teachings given during the 24th Kopan lam-rim course in 1991. The series will consist of four volumes of lightly edited transcripts that we hope will convey the feeling of being in Nepal for the one-month Kopan course. This second volume covers topics such as the nature of the mind, karma, death, reincarnation and emptiness.
The Unofficial DC Comics Trade Paperback Timeline Vol. 2
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,350. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Comics, Essay » Literature
The second volume in the Unofficial DC Comics Trade Paperback Timeline series is expanded to include over 900 titles, including all the New 52 Vol. 1s, the perfect guide for both new and established readers. The Timeline shows how to read DC's library of collected editions in order, offering a quick glance at the most significant DC events as well as collections that readers might have missed.
Simple Wiccan Magick Full Moon Spells and Rituals
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,950. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Witchcraft and wicca
Channel the power of the full moon to focus your intent and guide your manifestations. Light on lore and heavy on practical ceremony, this book is an ideal reference guide for both novices and experienced practitioners. Each full moon spell contains traditional correspondences, a complete ritual and seasonal recipes. All have been thoroughly researched and designed for today’s busy Neo-Pagans.
To Catch a Killer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 44,480. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Courts and trial practice, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
(5.00 from 1 review)
The gruesome murder of a young woman named Brenda Salazar was only the first chapter in one of the most riveting crime stories in the history of Fort Worth, Texas. When it was all over, three young women were dead and a number of law officers were angry about the missed opportunities. The story came to a close in the killer's bedroom, where the detectives found a shop of horrors.
How To Talk With Spirits: Séances • Mediums • Ghost Hunts
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,830. Language: American English. Published: February 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
"How to Talk With Spirits: Séances•Mediums•Ghost Hunts" is an informative and practical guide to an unusual and often, unacceptable subject. In it, questions from the curious living about communicating with the dead are answered. Learn how to conduct a séance, take ghost hunts, and avoid vampire entities. Read about the author's most memorable ghost encounters and hauntings by murder victims.
A Scandalous Husband
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 79,000. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
A dedicated horse trainer fights to keep her horse ranch and the animals she loves. Her husband may be a bit of a rebel, but he’s always been an honorable man and she suspects there are hidden details behind his conviction. However it’s very hard to look past a dead prostitute…and divorce papers forwarded from prison.
Bioplastics - A Home Inventors Handbook
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,840. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Chemistry / Organic
(4.00 from 1 review)
Bioplastics is one of those areas that the home inventor has the advantage. The raw materials are cheap, readily available and easy to work with. There has been relatively little study done so far as the field is still quite new and there are a significant amount of discoveries to be made. This book is to help you get there with lots of recipes, starting points and where to go from there
The Muzzleloading Rifle A shooter’s guide to the purchase, care and feeding of the Blackpowder rifle
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,600. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Shooting
If you've ever wanted to know more about purchasing,shooting and caring for a muzzleloading rifle, then this short but comprehensive book is for you. You'll learn which style of rifle will best suit your shooting needs. Some of the history about the development of various types of rifles and a copious amount of "how-to" information to help you get the best out of your blackpowder experience.
I, the People: How Marvin Zindler Busted the Best Little Whorehouse in Texas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,200. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Behind the scenes of The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas lies an authentic true crime history yarn just as entertaining and as much a part of the Lone Star State’s many fabled legends. In I, the People, veteran Houston journalist Gary Taylor recreates the real story behind the closing of the Chicken Ranch and explains the forces that unleashed TV icon Marvin Zindler upon the national scene.
The Linux Mint Beginner's Guide
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,990. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Operating systems, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Operating systems
(4.00 from 1 review)
A concise yet thorough introduction to Linux Mint, with 17 chapters and numerous screenshots.
Simple Wiccan Magick Spells & Ritual Ceremony
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,830. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Witchcraft and wicca, Nonfiction » New Age » Magic
Newly revised with a quick spell option and more recipes. Use the power of your intent and the Wiccan Wheel of the Year to find love, success, creativity and better health. The magick spells and rituals in this book turn time-honoured traditions into simple ceremony. Perfect for beginners, unfamiliar terms are identified and explained. Supplies list and seasonal menus are also included.
English 101 Series: 101 model answers for IELTS writing task 1
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,650. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
Many candidates like to read model answers when they are preparing for the IELTS speaking and writing modules. This book provides one model answer for each of the following 101 task 1 topics for the IELTS writing module.
The Self-Employed Housekeeping Manual
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,810. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Time Management
This is it! If you are looking to know the ins & outs of housekeeping look no further. This manual will get you on the fast track to owning a successful housekeeping business that will support you & your family. Read what to expect and what tools you'll need to own your piece of the ever-growing housekeeping industry.
The Next Ones: NHL 2015 Draft Prospect Guide
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 76,710. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
Making the most of their own viewings of these prospects coupled with the experience and acumen of several of the game's most respected amateur scouts, The Hockey Writers present the NHL 2015 Draft Prospect Guide, an extremely affordable and very convenient way for hockey fans to quickly learn more about the players drafted by their favorite teams in late June.
LinkedIn: A Practical Guide to Optimizing Profile
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,480. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Education
You will learn all the possible ways to write an excellent profile to stand out. Many viewers take a quick look to scan the profile. When your profile is very well-written, more people will take time and read your profile. So, you will be contacted with offers and opportunities more than others.
The Caveman Guide To Training and Development
Series: The Caveman Guide To Training and Development. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,160. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Learning and experimenting were simple in the beginning. “I learned that if I sharpened my spear and kept it sharpened I was more likely to kill the first time I threw it and struck my prey.” Sharpen your quest for a perfect training solution! Whether a novice or experienced trainer, or a manager, you will find insights that will change the way you look at training and development forever!