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Prayer Warrior: How to Get Your Prayers Answered
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,140. Language: American English. Published: August 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Prayer
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A sometimes humorous look at why prayer often doesn't seem to work for us, Prayer Warrior is full of basic guidelines which have largely been overlooked. This book troubleshoots the how's and why's of prayer, and how to get it to function effectively. If your prayers seem to fall on deaf ears, try doing it the right way for a change. Prayer is a formula-make sure you're using the right one.
The Incentive Cure
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,570. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Health care in the US needs a cure, and this book provides one that can be implemented today and tomorrow. It's all about fixing the incentives that currently encourage doctors, nurses, hospitals and others to be bad instead of being what they want to be -- good. It's a call to action for a new national project: delivering an effective and lasting cure to the American health care system.
Fundamentals Of Shiftwork Scheduling, 3rd Edition: Fixing Stupid
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Series: Shiftwork, Fatigue and Safety, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,130. Language: American English. Published: August 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
This book is for shiftwork schedulers and for teams involved in fatigue risk management systems (FRMS) for 24/7 operations. The book covers shift lengths from four to 24 hours, and numbers of crews from one to five. Shift plan examples include 4-, 6-, 8- 12- and 24-hour shift lengths, split-crew plans, a plan for part-time workers, and eight-plus-twelve-hour shift length combination plans.
The Motivation Hacker
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,170. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
“Moderation in all things,” they say. That may keep a society together, but it’s not the protagonist’s job. The Motivation Hacker shows you how to summon extreme amounts of motivation to accomplish anything you can think of. From precommitment to rejection therapy, this is your field guide to getting yourself to want to do everything you always wanted to want to do.
Better Grades, Less Effort
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,690. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study skills
(4.83 from 6 reviews)
This book is for any working professional engaged in on-the-job training programs. It will also help workers master their field and become more competent — more likely to be successful. The book will have special value for students, especially those in high school or college. It will also help elementary school children, though the tips should be read and explained by the parents.
The Donors’ Dilemma: Emergence, Convergence and the Future of Foreign Aid
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Series: Global Policy e-books, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,620. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
As poverty declines, what if the remaining pockets of poverty are increasingly focused in countries where aid is already on the way to becoming irrelevant as domestic resources grow - such as some middle income countries - or in countries which cannot absorb aid easily and quickly – meaning many fragile states? This is the question addressed by contributors to Global Policy’s first e-book.
A Man's Life. How to Build Power and Confidence
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Price: $2.90 USD. Words: 23,310. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
This is about getting what you want by making changes in how you think and project, and for men. It is about being attractive, charismatic and influential. The book is divided into Inner Game (your psychological state), Outer Game (your social skills), and The Program (exercises). A bonus chapter on meeting and dating women is included.
Healing Glaucoma
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Series: Natural Vision & Eye Care, II. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,640. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain)
By Glen Swartwout This is expanded from the earlier classic treatment on natural medicine for Healing Glaucoma. Extensive additions make this book even more useful for both the self-healer or caregiver as well as any holistic physician interested in knowing more about the myriad possibilities for correcting the underlying causes of glaucoma. The book is now organized by remedy class and causali
Crossing Over To The Other Side
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 42,130. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014 by Spiritual Light Books. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Reincarnation
Crossing Over to The Other Side is a novel about re-incarnation, the after-life and karma. It is also a novel of hope and redemption. This book is a bestseller in South America, having sold over 300,000 copies and is now being made into a movie. Crossing Over answers many questions about life after death, reincarnation and karma in a simple and direct manner.
Why Do Dramas Do That? Part 1
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,560. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Have you ever devoted sixteen hours to watching a Korean drama and been left wondering, "Why do dramas do that?" The creators of popular television blog Dramabeans.com deconstruct Korean drama tropes and explain cultural nuances that regularly get lost in translation. An essential guide for longtime drama-lovers and new fans alike.
Shining Light, Revealing Conversations with Dedicated People
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,180. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Shining Light is a collection of 22 revealing conversations, including black and white portraits, with people who share amazing stories about their lives. As Muriel Rukeyser once said, "The universe is made of stories, not atoms."
God loves screw-up's I know because I am one
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,210. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Devotional
We all screw up,stumble and fall. This book is written to encourage you to find out the answer to our condition.The devotional has three sections. Return is a guide to come back to God. Screw-ups has a reading plan plus learn more about me.Rivals is thoughts on rivalries and a reading plan. I hope Jesus can be more famous and I will be less.
The Taming of the Electron: A Story of Electric Charge and Discharge for Lighting and Electronics
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,440. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electrical
Benjamin Franklin recognized the attraction between objects given excess charge and objects made deficient in charge. Particle physicists attribute force of attraction to photons having particle and wave properties as do electrons. This force can produce damaging electric breakdown over a scale ranging from the atmosphere to electronic circuits and can produce light for illumination or display.
ChironTraining Volume 6: 2010
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,210. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
After seventeen years of dealing with violent criminals and a year as a contractor in Iraq, what's the next step? Time to do something really scary: Start a business. In 2010, Rory goes on the seminar circuit, writes and publishes and, as always, tries to write things out of his head. About teaching, about protection, about the emotional and psychological dimensions of conflict.
Lucky 13 - Thirteen Foundation Stones for Building Wealth
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,840. Language: Australian English. Published: August 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance
LUCKY 13 details thirteen important building blocks in your wealth creation plan - your 13 Foundation Stones. Building on basics such as the recommendations in 'The Richest Man In Babylon' about saving, budgeting and getting out of debt, LUCKY 13 then explores more sophisticated concepts such as investing, asset ownership, self-education, income and tax strategies.
Mockingbirds at Dawn
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,510. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Paul’s Letters
Mockingbirds at Dawn is not about mockingbirds. It is about people who seek a larger repertoire of responses to God’s lush, lavished gifts. This is a collection of bite-sized interactions with Divine resources to deal with horizon shrinkage and resource leakage. This is a consideration of topics in the biblical book of Ephesians. These stories repel clouds or darkness with a fresh daybreak.
For Now -- After the Quake: A Father's Journey
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Price: $2.39 USD. Words: 21,560. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Author Kevin Kato was living in Fukushima when the Great Tohoku Earthquake of March 11, 2011 struck. Four days later, just as life seemed to be returning to normal, the nuclear crisis began to unfold. This is Kevin's gripping, emotional account of getting his family to safety with the help and support of countless friends - and beginning to truly understand the resilience of the Japanese spirit.
Illuminating the Path to Enlightenment
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,980. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013 by Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
His Holiness the Dalai Lama gives a commentary on Lamp of the Path, Atisha's revolutionary work and Lines of Experience, a short text written by the Tibetan scholar Lama Tsong Khapa. This book offers readers one of the clearest and most authoritative expositions of the Tibetan Buddhist path ever published, and it is recommended for those at the beginning of the path, the middle and the end.
Inside-Out Simplicity
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,380. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Three years ago, this typical family of four made the decision to minimize their possessions, declutter their home, and simplify their lives. Since then, they have inspired hundreds of thousands to live more by owning less. To help others experience the same freedom, they offer the most important lessons they’ve learned through the process. Simplify is full of stories, tips, and inspiration.
Verbal Dancing
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,110. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
Verbal dancing is for everyone that's stuck somewhere in life, or going in vicious circles. Verbal Dancing gives us new possibilities in life: the dancing steps are fun and easy to learn. They activate our creativity, so that we can find our bigger truth.