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2014 Longhorn Football Prospectus: Thinking Texas Football
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 41,540. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
This 2014 Texas football preview is a season companion, reference guide, and resource for the entire football season. Our goal is to present a rational, entertaining assessment of Longhorn Football, Texas opponents, and the Big 12 Conference, while imparting a more comprehensive and deeper understanding of the game, so that you can enjoy game day, and our Longhorns, all the more. Hook 'em
On Being Vegan: Reflections on a Compassionate Life
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 29,700. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
Although the word “vegan” has gained traction in the public consciousness in recent years, misunderstandings and misconceptions still prevail about what “vegan” means. “On Being Vegan" sets out to dispel these myths and demystify what it means to simply live according to the values of compassion, kindness, and wellness we already possess.
Connected Kids - Help Kids Shine Through Mindful Activities
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 47,080. Language: British English. Published: July 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health
From the author of the international best seller Calm Kids, Lorraine Murray's second book, Connected Kids, will help you teach children and teens how to relax with meditation and mindfulness and is designed to help support those with special needs or who are on the autistic spectrum. The book presents a wide range of practical ideas for effective parenting or professional support.
How To Raise A Good Kid
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,280. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Essential reading for every parent, How To Raise A Good Kid is a collection of 23 hilarious, honest and heartfelt stories about growing up and raising children that help parents teach lessons about core values such as faith, honesty, courage, hard work, perseverance and love. One of the best books about parenting and successfully navigating the challenges of childhood that you will ever find.
Quit Wasting Time and Sell More Ebooks
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,050. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing
(4.70 from 10 reviews)
This guide is intended for the self-publishing, part-time writer who has no time for BS and needs to make every minute count. I’ll show you, with detailed, real world examples, what’s really worth the trouble and how to keep your marketing efforts laser-focused.
The Last War in Albion Chapter 8: Swamp Thing
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 48,520. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional)
The Last War in Albion is a blog providing an ongoing critical epic history of British comic books focusing on the rivalry between Alan Moore and Grant Morrison. This volume collects the seventh chapter of the saga, focusing on Alan Moore's run on Swamp Thing.
Science Surprises: Exploring the Nature of Science
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,450. Language: American English. Published: March 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Research & Methodology
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A text supplement for students in any grade 7-10 science class, it is used with several freely available interactive lessons for a unit on the nature of science (NoS). The unit addresses many of the common misconceptions about NoS. It satisfies virtually all the latest NoS standards (in NGSS, CCSS). It includes strategies for critical and skeptical thinking. Teacher's Guide is also available.
The Shochu Handbook - An Introduction to Japan's Indigenous Distilled Drink
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 39,740. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Japanese
The Shochu Handbook is the foremost reference on Japan’s popular spirits, shochu and awamori. Written by licensed sommelier and longtime Japan resident, Christopher Pellegrini, the book will bring you up to speed on shochu and awamori’s history, production methods, labeling practices, food pairing, mixing, and more. It’s essential for the Japanese food fan and beverage professional alike.
2014 New York Giants Almanac
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,360. Language: American English. Published: June 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Complete preview of the New York Giants' 2014 NFL Season. The Almanac includes an overview, the schedule, a look at new offensive coordinator Ben McAdoo, a breakdown of the West Coast Offense McAdoo will bring to New York, a look at the Giants' 2014 NFL Draft, a breakdown of the NFC East, thoughts on former Giants Michael Strahan becoming a Hall of Famer and much more.
Kelong Kings: Confessions of the world's most prolific match-fixer
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 146,310. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014 by Invisible Dog Srl. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Wilson Raj Perumal has been labeled the world's most prolific match-fixer in football's recent history. Born a village boy in rural Singapore in the mid-60's, Wilson climbed the heights of international match-fixing across five continents, becoming FIFA's most wanted man. Kelong Kings is the ultimate tale about gambling, soccer and fixing, told in the words of the man who made it all happen.
How to Write a Novel Using the Snowflake Method
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,430. Language: American English. Published: July 17, 2014 by Randy Ingermanson. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
(5.00 from 1 review)
Are you writing a novel, but having trouble getting your first draft written? Take a look at the wildly popular Snowflake Method—a battle-tested series of ten steps that jump-start your creativity and help you quickly map out your story. All around the world, novelists are using the Snowflake Method right now to ignite their imaginations and get their first drafts down on paper.
Congratulations! You just lost your J.O.B
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 47,000. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
This masterpiece is a collection of dedicated Entrepreneurs that finally left the 40/40/40 Club (40 hours of work per week for 40 years, ONLY to earn 40% of their pay...If you were struggling THEN, well you know the rest. Read about the joys of not having a J.O.B situation (Just Over Broke)
Grad Skool Rulz: Everything You Need to Know about Academia from Admissions to Tenure
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 40,660. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Careers in education
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
Get the inside scoop on graduate school and the tenure track. This no-nonsense guide gives you blunt advice about everything from admissions to dissertations to getting tenure. Filled with concrete strategies for surviving graduate school while keeping your sanity.
Breaking the Rules of Grief, A Bereaved Mother's Journey
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,230. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
"Breaking the Rules of Grief, A Bereaved Mother's Journey" offers alternative ideas for grieving the loss of a child by challenging social norms and traditional expressions of grief. A raw, honest and unfiltered look at a young mother's un-approach to grief.
30 Days of Tao - Practice in Living at Ease in an Uneasy World
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,730. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Taoist
(5.00 from 1 review)
30 Days of Tao is a daily guide for learning to live with ease and contentment amidst the chaos of modern life. Feeling that life need not be a problem to be solved, but a gift to be experienced, Martin explores the Chinese classic, The Tao Te Ching, as a resource for quieting the mind, reducing stress, working with less resistance, and finding a natural satisfaction in being alive.
The Power of Inner Ability
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,920. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
There are two distinct powers within you. 'The Power of Inability and The Power of Inner-Ability. Both have equal 'powers.' At any given moment in your life, one of these powers are working in you, from inside out, whether you know it or not. If the The Power of Inability dominates your life, the outcome will be inevitable - unfulfilled potential. Power of inner-ability is what this book is about.
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.
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.
My Summer in Havana: Coffee, Tobacco & Capitalism in Rural Cuba 1959-1985
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,830. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(4.83 from 6 reviews)
In 1985, I spent two months in Havana researching the last traces of private sector agriculture. Life behind the sugar cane curtain was not what I had imagined. My research produced startling results. The journal I kept and the research I conducted are fused in this book. Was the metal canister I found a listening device? Are canned Vienna sausages a luxury? Read "My Summer in Havana" to find out!
WebRTC: APIs and RTCWEB Protocols of the HTML5 Real-Time Web, Third Edition
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 72,770. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014 by Digital Codex LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Web / browsers
WebRTC, Web Real-Time Communications, is revolutionizing the way web users communicate, both in the consumer and enterprise worlds. WebRTC adds standard APIs and built-in real-time audio and video capabilities and codecs to browsers without a plug-in. With just a few lines of JavaScript, web developers can add high quality peer-to-peer voice, video to their sites.