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Price: Free! Words: 5,900. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
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Introduction to Zen - Living With Less
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,440. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015 by Mendon Cottage Books. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
The contemporary man is often at unease. Despite the significant advances in technology, rises in material standards of living, and the license to do almost whatever one pleases he is never at peace with himself and his surroundings. He rarely has the time to pursue peace.
Tips For New Writers
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Price: Free! Words: 10,610. Language: American English. Published: January 20, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
The goal of writing fiction should be to tell a story so compelling the reader has a hard time putting the book down. Over the course of eight years and forty-six romances, Ruth Ann Nordin has picked up some practical tips for improving the storytelling craft. Topics included in this short book are genre, character, setting, backstory, point of view, and encouragement.
Finding Food For Survival - A Guide to Trapping and Battling Terrains
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,420. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015 by Mendon Cottage Books. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
Food is the primary necessity of life. Although it is clear that lack of availability of food will not kill you instantly, it will deprive you of the energy you require to get yourself out of any survival situation.
Starting a Comptuer Repair Business: A (very) Brief Guide
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship
This short guide will give you a brief overview of the basics to starting your own computer repair business from concept to reality.
Living Frugally - A Guide to Survival
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,750. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2015 by Mendon Cottage Books. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
Living frugally comes naturally to some. For others, it is a task that has be thought through, each and every day. Every person has a different reason for wanting to change his or her lifestyle. Some want to save more money, while others have had a financial crisis, and a few just want to challenge their selves.
Writing in the Age of Narcissism
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,950. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This essay traces how the narcissism epidemic affects writers, including our gestures of post-modernism and irony, and proposes an alternative way to be a more positive writer, critic and reader.
Quick Guide to Conducting Better Business Meetings Using Robert's Rules of Order
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,130. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
This book provides an essential aid to presiding officers enabling them to conduct better business meetings, meetings that are productive, efficient and legal. It covers, in brief, every facet essential to conducting the best meeting possible and should be included in every organization's library to be used by its elected officers, committee chairs and every member.
Ready Reference Treatise: Shabanu
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,920. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The story takes place in Pakistan. The country had become an independent nation in 1947, after the departure of the British from British India. Before the colonists left India, they divided the British India into two parts, India and Pakistan.
The Synopsis Treasury
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 95,390. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2015 by WordFire Press. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
A collection of actual story submissions to publishers by grandmasters, Hugo and Nebula award winners, international bestsellers and rising stars of science fiction and fantasy, including H.G. Wells, Jack Williamson, Andre Norton, Robert A. Heinlein, James Gunn, Frank Herbert, Ben Bova, Piers Anthony, Michael Bishop, Joe Haldeman, Terry Brooks, and more!
The Complete Guide to English Spelling Rules
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,890. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
THE COMPLETE GUIDE TO ENGLISH SPELLING RULES is the most complete and detailed guide to English spelling rules ever written. Most people consider English spelling to be an intimidating tangle but John Fulford easily and carefully leads the reader through the linguistic maze and proves that there is a great deal of logic to English spelling. A 'Must Have' book for teachers, students, and writers.
Journaling: The Super Easy Five Minute Basics To Journaling Like A Pro In 30 Days
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Series: The Blokehead Success Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,950. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015 by Yap Kee Chong. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Keeping a journal is a very useful path towards self-improvement. However, this is only when journaling becomes a habit, and not something that is done just once. Essentially, journaling works its wonders because the habit “forces” people to spend time on themselves. Turning your attention to your own thoughts creates a therapeutic activity, giving you time to reflect and heal.
Evernote for Writers
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,160. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Will Evernote help you write a novel? How about a screenplay? Best selling author Clint Morey tells how he uses Evernote in his writing.
397 Journal Writing Prompts & Ideas : Your Secret Checklist To Journaling Like A Super Pro In Five Minute
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Series: The Blokehead Success Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,110. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015 by Yap Kee Chong. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Journaling is basically the act of recording your thoughts and feelings by jotting them down on a daily basis. This art has been around for hundreds of years now, and has been used by most people as a means to relieve stress and express themselves. Get the book for more journaling tips and prompts now!
Literature Help: Season of Migration to the North
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Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,740. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
When there was Islamic government in Sudan, it was banned in Sudan for several years. In the novel there is some graphic sexual imagery in the second half of the novel and that was perhaps the biggest reason to ban the novel in Sudan.
Social Media Best Practices: Engagement Netiquette
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Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 19,480. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Etiquette
Social Media Best Practices: Engagement Netiquette, Netiquette Book 3, is packed with powerful tips. Everything is tried and true. Check my Social Media Profiles to see examples of all Engagement practices. 'Best Practices' are the way we do the right things. Everything is based on the Golden Rule.  -Definitions -Best Practices -Power User Tips  -Rules, & Guidelines
Study Guide for Crime and Punishment
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,620. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Fyodor Dostoyevsky's epic masterpiece "Crime and Punishment" is massive--dozens of characters, themes, subplots. If you are having trouble keeping track of whose who and what's what, then this book will help you. The covers all the major plots, characters and themes and gives a chapter by chapter summary of the entire book.
Literature Help: A Raisin In the Sun
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Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,960. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“A Raisin In the Sun” is considered an autobiographical play. Lorraine Hansberry happens to be one of the first playwrights to sketch realistic pictures of African-American life.
Self-editing for Writers
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,540. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Ann Jacobs, multi-published author of bestselling, award-winning novels and novellas, takes you step by step through the self-edits you need to perform before presenting your book or novella to a publisher, a private line editor or the world in general.  Maximize the functionality of your word processor to help clean your manuscript while recognizing its limitations
The Freelance Writer's Handbook
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,350. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Because of his entertaining style, the late Gary Provost was one of the nations leading and most beloved writing instructors. A sought-after speaker, consultant, and celebrity biographer, Provost the writers writer authored thousands of articles and columns, and dozens of books covering most every genre. This book, while somewhat dated, is filled with advice, stylistic wisdom & techniques.