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Flights From My Terrace
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,690. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2014. Category: Essay » Author profile
This book is a collection of 58 essays most of which are based on observations from my terrace. Some have been written quashed in ramshackle buses while commuting from home to work place. Still others have been written from the snug confines of a car, watching ordinary life pass by with its extraordinary hues. These myriad hues have coloured my life and enriched it, hope they enrich yours also.
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.
Architecture Body of Knowledge
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 73,760. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011. Category: Essay » Technology
Imagine...unleashing your organization's potential, people knowing what must be done and empowered to do it, executing the right decisions the first time with predictable and desirable outcomes. Imagine...this is you! Opportunities through Discovery. Innovation by Design. What opportunities can you imagine?
MISTERI DOLOROSI - Storie di terrorismo nel dopoguerra italiano
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,790. Language: Italian. Published: February 19, 2012. Category: Essay » Political
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I giocatori di golpe e il piano americano, il macello di via Fani, il sacrificio di Moro, i furori paralleli di Gianni Nardi e Mario Moretti, i brigatisti e la scuola Hypèrion, Cesare Battisti e i suoi tifosi, le indagini pericolose di Luigi Calabresi, il quartiere-polveriera di Lambrate a Milano, l'enigmatica città di Fermo, gli omicidi Biagi e D'Antona, l'eterno ritorno del terrorismo...
Christopher G. Moore Non-fiction Bundle (The Cultural Detective / Faking It in Bangkok / Fear and Loathing in Bangkok)
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 228,350. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2014 by HeavenLakePress. Category: Essay » Literature
Christopher G. Moore Non-fiction Bundle (The Cultural Detective / Faking It in Bangkok / Fear and Loathing in Bangkok)
Sigma Shock
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 24,200. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
What is the Sigma male? How do you tell if you are a Sigma male? Are you the type that will leave the Alpha roost and dictate life in your own terms or will you fall into the trap of the beta? The lone wolf lifestyle begins..
Presence of Mind: Journey to a New Operating System
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 55,770. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Mind & Body
Presence of Mind is the personal journey of a technology writer who hit the wall and became overwhelmed with the struggle to keep up with the demands of both his profession and his inner programming. The journey back was facilitated by insights into the deep connection between the software which is programmed by humans, and the genetic code which is the intelligent energy behind Life itself.
Extremely Dark Chocolates: Bitterly Amusing Thoughts on Aging, Insanity, Death, Extinction & Other Inconveniences (Bayan's Tirades, Volume 1)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,570. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
Join the author of "The Cynic's Dictionary" on a morbidly amusing tour of life's dark underside. Gathered from the vintage "tirades" on his Cynic's Sanctuary website, these eloquently witty essays help you chuckle sympathetically at the ghastly fates that the gods inflict on innocent organisms. (It beats screaming in terror, doesn't it?) Curiously intoxicating despite the bleak subject matter.
We Have Always Fought: Essays on Craft, Fiction and Fandom
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,010. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Award-winning novelist and advertising copywriter Kameron Hurley's online rants, raves, and brutal eviscerations of media have been shared freely online for a decade. For the first time, the author collects recent essays here in a powerful, passionate compendium on craft, marketing, and celebrity broken into five parts.
China Photos and Reflections: A Grassroots Look at Chinese Culture and the Chinese People
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,680. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic Studies / Asian American Studies
This photo narrative is a compilation of this author's experiences in China since 2001. During the past thirteen years I have had the opportunity to travel to China eight times, during which time I lived there a total of fourteen months. Those experiences are captured in my presentation, which contains a selection of photos that try to capture amazing China and its wonderful culture and people.
Collected Editions Guide to the DC Comics New 52 Vol. 1
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,810. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Comics
The Collected Editions Guide to the DC Comics New 52 Vol. 1 collects all the reviews of the first New 52 collections published on the Collected Editions review site, with two never-before-published reviews and a new introduction by the author.
The Unofficial DC Comics Trade Paperback Timeline Vol. 2
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,350. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Comics
The second volume in the Unofficial DC Comics Trade Paperback Timeline series is expanded to include over 900 titles, including all the New 52 Vol. 1s, the perfect guide for both new and established readers. The Timeline shows how to read DC's library of collected editions in order, offering a quick glance at the most significant DC events as well as collections that readers might have missed.
Thơ Đến Từ Đâu
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 210,370. Language: Vietnamese. Published: April 25, 2011 by Kệ Sách eBook. Category: Essay » Literature
Thơ Đến Từ Đâu phỏng vấn - thảo luận Nguyễn Đức Tùng thực hiện ISBN: 978-1-4524-5958-5 Ấn bản đặc biệt 12.2011 Kệ Sách eBook ấn hành
Thơ Con Cóc và những vấn đề khác
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 99,350. Language: Vietnamese. Published: April 20, 2011 by Kệ Sách eBook. Category: Essay » Literature
Thơ Con Cóc và những vấn đề khác Lý luận - Phê bình Nguyễn Hưng Quốc ebook edition Kệ Sách xuất bản - 2011 Smashwords phát hành ISBN 978-1-4524-2078-3
Mamas Write: 29 Tales of Truth, Wit, and Grit
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 52,400. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
Twenty-four moms (and one dad) share stories from their lives as writers and parents.
Confessions of a Reformed Control Freak - The Top Ten Sins Most Managers Make & How to Avoid Them.
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 60,580. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2012. Category: Essay » Business
Yes I admit it. I was once a control freak. I was a micro-manager. The top ten sins most managers make and how to avoid them are woven into the ten chapters of this book. And yes - I've committed each one of them so I'm hoping you can learn from my mistakes. Don't put your career or organization at risk. Learn to manage and lead the 21st Century way. This book will teach you how.
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.