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Must See Books (Miller's Reading List)
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Price: Free! Words: 480. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » General reference » Catalogs
Every week I am going to upload 5 books that must be read here in smashwords. You can avail the books that I feature here in this website. Just click or copy the link of your chosen book. Happy reading. mwuahh
Lost Treasures of the Tropical Variety
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,180. Language: American English. Published: March 6, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders
Explore a mysterious realm encompassing billions of dollars in lost artifacts, loot, and priceless heritage sunken leagues below the seas hundreds of years ago. Treasures of the Tropical Variety is a guidebook designed to recount historical facts of lost ocean riches observed from new perspectives, and stimulate further contribution to restoring world marine heritage by sharing this research.
I Blame Me
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,660. Language: British English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders
I Blame Me is an attempt to show that when we fail and blame other people we are being dishonest. Each person fails because of their own weaknesses which if acknowledged by they themselves results in personal freedom and success. How? They change and change brings positive results. If you think other people make you fail, DON’T READ THIS BOOK!
How to Retire in the Philippines
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,400. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
This book is intended to help pending retirees choose the country to which they wish to retire. It contains information on the country, its climate and environment, its history, its infrastructure and its physical features. Details are given of the visas available for permanent residence and how to apply and obtain such visas.
Experience Is The Best Teacher
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,490. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » General reference » Questions & answers
Experience is the knowledge or mastery of an event or subject gained through involvement in or exposure to it. Terms in philosophy, such as "empirical knowledge" or "a posteriori knowledge," are used to refer to knowledge based on experience. A person with considerable experience in a specific field can gain a reputation as an expert.
Poems and Thoughts
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Price: Free! Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » General reference » Bibliographies & indices
A collection of my poems and thoughts about God and creation.
Jane Austen 51 Interesting Facts
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You set the price! Words: 990. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2015. Category: Essay » Author profile
This book contains trivia about Jane Austen's life and her work. Quick to read, easy to digest and enjoyable this book will make you an expert on an English literary legend.
30 Second Etiquette
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You set the price! Words: 13,410. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Etiquette
A series of quick essays on a variety of etiquette topics. Are you worried about how to behave at a wake? Is it okay to decline an invitation without giving a reason? How do you handle it when things get awkward? You'll recognize some things that have irritated you in others and see topics you have not considered. Covers over 35 topics of everday etiquette situations.
Blogging Along
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Series: The Blogger Series. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,130. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » General reference » Bibliographies & indices
Blogging Along has been compiled from the author’s blog, which has readers in more than 120 countries. This companion book to Around the World in Eighty Blogs, published in 2013, contains opinions, information, and revelations on a wide range of topics, some obscure, some controversial.
Anton Chekov - A Mini Biography
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 1,900. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015. Category: Essay » Author profile
This book is a mini biography about one of Russia's greatest playwrights and writers. Anton Chekov is well known for plays The Cherry Orchard and The Seagull. If you don't have time to sit down and read a longer book about Chekov's life and his work then this mini biography is the quick and easy way to discover fascinating facts.
The God Confusion
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Price: Free! Words: 4,240. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2015 by Sanria. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Psychology of Religion
In this book “The God Confusion”, arguments for and the contentions against God are explored.
Leo Tolstoy - A Mini Biography
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 1,560. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Category: Essay » Author profile
This book is a mini biography about one of Russia's greatest writers. Leo Tolstoy wrote War and Peace and Anna Karenina. They're as loved today as they were in the 19th century when they were first published. If you don't have time to sit down and read a longer book about Tolstoy's life and his writing then this mini biography is the quick and easy way to discover fascinating facts.
Charles Dickens - A Mini Biography
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 1,890. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Category: Essay » Author profile
This book is a mini biography about one of England's greatest writers. Charles Dickens wrote books that are as loved today as they were in the 19th century when they were first published. If you don't have time to sit down and read a longer book about Dickens’ life and his writing then this mini biography is the quick and easy way to discover fascinating facts.
Thoughts and Feelings of a Wounded Bird
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,400. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2015 by Irving Ortiz. Category: Nonfiction » General reference » Bibliographies & indices
Welcome to my world. Be warned it is a cold and lonely place. This is where all of us nice guys live: where we all know love, but have never met her. This is why I don’t just write about love, but also despair. These words are not for the faint of heart. And only those who have lived through the pain of their unrequited love which could not be corresponded to due to it being an impossible and ....
Robert Burns - A Mini Biography
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 1,910. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2015. Category: Essay » Author profile
On 25th January 1759 Robert Burns, Scottish poet, songwriter and legend, was born. Burns Night and Burns Suppers celebrate his birth to this day. This book is a mini biography of Rabbie Burns, his life, including his numerous affairs and children, and his revered work. Quick to read, easy to digest and enjoyable, you'll be an expert on Robert Burns in no time.
Blood on the Information Superhighway
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,580. Language: American English. Published: January 2, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
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Delve into the darkest reaches of the World Wide Web and learn the gritty reality that happens every day. Uncensored and unapologetic, this book gives details and back stories into some of the Internet's most viral content -- but the content far fewer people talk about. Not for the faint of heart nor for the weak of stomach, this is reality unveiled in its rawest form. Discretion is advised.
WHY SOME PEOPLE PRACTICE RACIAL DISCRIMINATION.
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You set the price! Words: 15,770. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
SHORT DESCRIPTION The purpose of this book is neither to endorse racial discrimination against any particular people or race nor to mount a propaganda against it, but to outline the reasons why, based on my research, people practice it, and it is for the reader to decide whether the reasons upon which they practice it are right or not.
The Wit and Wisdom of a Nonagenarian
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,990. Language: American English. Published: December 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A collection of stories from a man who has seen and done much in his 90+ years of life. He's wide-eyed and bushy-tailed and his perspective is invaluable. Have a slice of what an amazing person has to say about his life!
Dogs and Cats You’ve Got to Love Them
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,960. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
The most popular pets in today’s homes are cats and dogs. Today’s cats and dogs are descendants of the wilds that were started on the road to pampered pets thousands of years ago. Some people are “cat people” and some are “dog people” but I think most people like both. The ebook contains a brief history, personal experiences and 300+ quotations.
Piacere di conoscerla! Nomi e cognomi assurdi ma veri
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Price: $2.30 USD. Words: 2,310. Language: Italian. Published: December 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Cosa pensereste di una signora che si chiama Bianca Spigola in Forno? Sicuramente lei sa come prendervi per la gola... E di Immacolata Sottolano? Qui si va sull'erotico, forse ci vuole l'uomo adatto, ad esempio Massimo Del Maschio... Oltre 400 nomi e cognomi incredibili, presi dagli elenchi telefonici italiani.