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Renaissance Fair Slouch Hat
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Series: Aran Inspired Hats and Scarves, Book 18. Price: $2.97 USD. Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014 by Broomhandle Books. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
This wonderful slouch hat, inspired by the colorful patchwork caps and snoods seen at Renaissance fairs around the country, requires extremely basic knitting skills. The pattern describes how to create either a straight band or a roll band. The full array of reference photographs, gives you ideas for color schemes using four or eight colors. Skill Level: Advanced (or Ambitious) Beginner.
Mah Jongg: Winning Using the 2014 Card
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 8,820. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
Mah Jongg: Winning Using the 2014 Card is the ideal book for beginners, with its step-by-step instruction on how to play along as well as tips on setting up hands and strategy. This book is also a bonus for Mah Jongg players who want to sharpen their game and win more often. Take advantage of the simpler hands and handswitches on the 2014 card. Quizzes included!
Ready Reference Treatise: Yonnondio: From the Thirties
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Series: Ready Reference Treatise, Book 109 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 246. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,390. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The book describes the lives of the Holbrook family. It shows their struggle to survive during the 1920s. They happen to be a working class family. The book also deals with the themes of motherhood, socioeconomic order, and pre-depression era. When the book was first published, it was published as an unfinished piece of writing.
Macbeth by William Shakespeare
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Series: Study Guides, Book 13. Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 6,690. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Murder, intrigue and a manipulative woman! 135 in-depth questions guide the reader to a deeper understanding of the play. The questions are designed to stimulate interpretation, discussion, and an active engagement with the text. Teachers may wish to use them for homework, group discussion in class, formal presentations, written answers. It includes an activity on literary terms used in the text.
Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare
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Series: Study Guides, Book 12. Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 3,760. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Assassination, political intrigue and conspiracies. Some things never change! The 47 in-depth questions guide the reader to a deeper understanding of the background, themes, and characters of the play. The questions can be used for self-study. Teachers may wish to use them for homework, group discussion, formal presentations, written answers, etc. Three post-reading activities also included.
HenryIV Part 2 by William Shakespeare: A Study Guide
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Series: Study Guides, Book 11. Price: $4.25 USD. Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2014. Category: Plays » Shakespeare
Would you like to develop a deeper understanding of this history play? This guide provides in-depth questions on every scene of the play Henry IV Part 2 by William Shakespeare covering: plot, themes, and style and stagecraft. The questions are carefully worded to draw your attention to key ideas so that your understanding of this sometimes difficult text will develop.
Literature Companion: Waiting for Lefty
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 68 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 245. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,610. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The entire play revolves around the meeting of cab drivers who happen to be planning a labor strike. Through the dramatic device of framing, the playwright makes the audience a part of the meeting.
Quoted
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 850. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
Some random quotes of mine that amuse and delight. It's a quick read, can be used as a reference, or daily reminder of mottoes to dwell upon.
Twist and Twirl Winter Cloche Hat
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Series: Aran Inspired Hats and Scarves, Book 17. Price: $2.98 USD. Words: 3,670. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014 by Broomhandle Books. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
This marvelous cloche hat intrigues the eye by appearing to be knitted in separate directions. It provides a “twist and twirl” effect. However, it is knitted easily, in four connected sections, as one piece and finished using a circular needle for a seamless hat band. There are two hat band options: straight band or roll band. The pattern includes beret point instructions and many photographs.
Get Approved: Grant Writing Secrets Most Grant Givers Do Not Want You To Know – Even In a Bad Economy
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,500. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014 by Digital Publishing Group. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business
This book is designed to help nonprofit organizations craft proposals for grants from foundations, companies, and government agencies. This is a comprehensive guide to locating and winning available grants. About the author: Michael Bush has over 30 years of grant writing experience, working as a top administrator for nonprofits. He has been on a state educational grant selection committee...
The Scribe -- Winter/Spring 2014
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Price: Free! Words: 7,750. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
The St. Louis Writers Guild presents The Scribe: Literary magazine for writers
Self Publishing in Ebook and Print: a practical guide for the technically challenged
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 12,770. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
The ultimately simple non-techie guide to the nuts and bolts of converting your manuscript into an ebook and producing your own paperback. Written by a non-techie writer for non-techie writers. If you can use a computer you can produce your own books.
The Map is Not the Territory: The Seven “Shalt Nots” of Writing Jacket Copy
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,450. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
How to create good jacket copy—or at least avoid the worst, most common mistakes.
The Most Efficient Way to Publish an eBook
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,120. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Many secrets that online retailers won't share about publishing an eBook are revealed in Peter's new eBook, The Most Efficient Way to Publish an eBook. His eBook outlines a simple, efficient, and proven method for eBook publishing that all independent authors should read before undertaking their first eBook conversion.
Quick Guide: Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret.
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Series: Quick Guides to Novels and Plays, Book 34 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 244. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,790. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
It is said to be the author’s most successful novel. The significant point is that the book was written just after she had begun her literary career. During that period, her children were at preschool.
Quick Guide: Mockingjay
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Series: Quick Guides to Novels and Plays, Book 33 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 243. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,810. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“Mockingjay” by Suzanne Collins was first published in 2010. It is a science fiction novel. This book is the last part of the story which begins in the first book “The Hunger Games” and which was followed by the other part “Catching Fire” in 2009.
Money Quotes : More than 400 money, investing and saving quotes from billionaires, investors, entrepreneurs and many others
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,060. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
A selection of the best earning money, saving, investing, wealth creation, income, spending, fortune, prosperity and richness quotes from billionaire tycoons, investors, actors, inventors, business magnate, political leaders, economists, entrepreneurs, investment advisers from around the world...
Using Images to Create Basic Storylines
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,850. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Every author has their own tricks of the trade when it comes to writing and coming up with basic storylines. Some peruse newspapers or magazines, others use writing prompts; sometimes all it takes is a bit of creative thinking. Included in this e-book are instructions on how to perform this exercise, an example by the author, 20 images to get you started, and information on where to find images.
Literature Companion: The Revenger's Tragedy
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 67 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 242. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,060. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The play presents a vivid and frequently violent picture of lust and ambition in an Italian court. The tone of the play is satiric and cynicism of Jacobean tragedy is quite noticeable.
Literature Companion: Zeitoun
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 66 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 241. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,650. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The story is about a Syrian-American Muslim, Abdulrahman Zeitoun. He was born and brought up in Syria. He worked for a few years as an apprentice in Jableh, the port city in Syria. After that he worked for twenty years as a muscleman, engineer, and fisherman.