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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.
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.
Seams To Me--Ready When They Hand You The Ball
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,680. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
Be ready when they hand you the ball and say, "Okay. It's up to you." It "Seams To Me" that solutions, skills, strategies and participating in our healing, equip us to break out of addictions and being stuck. God gave Joshua instructions to conquer and govern the Promised Land. With stories, experiences, Bible application, Dean uses these principles for spiritual-emotional growth and achievement.
Il Condominio
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Price: $36.95 USD. Words: 40,180. Language: Italian. Published: August 1, 2014. Category: Essay » Legal
Lo scopo di questo manuale pratico, è quello di dare un agile strumento di consultazione per tutti coloro che hanno a che fare con il condominio, sia condòmini che amministratori, ma può essere un valido aiuto per chi, professionalmente ( Avvocati, Commercialisti, Architetti, Geometri, Agenzie di mediazione immobiliare, Amministratori di condominio ecc.) opera in questo campo.
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.
Our Own Day Here
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,080. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Urban
This is a collection of observations on community exploring how we get around, get along, and get a living in a world where not only nature but our own human nature are often hidden in plain sight.
Laurie R. King's Sherlock Holmes
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,550. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
Essays by Laurie R. King on Sherlock Holmes and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.
Mockingbirds at Dawn
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,510. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Paul’s Letters
Mockingbirds at Dawn is not about mockingbirds. It is about people who seek a larger repertoire of responses to God’s lush, lavished gifts. This is a collection of bite-sized interactions with Divine resources to deal with horizon shrinkage and resource leakage. This is a consideration of topics in the biblical book of Ephesians. These stories repel clouds or darkness with a fresh daybreak.
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
Unleashing the Power of Your Story
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 28,430. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014 by Henry D. (Hank) Lewis. Category: Essay » Business
Our lives are full of stories. They are so much a part of who we are and what we do that we often don’t notice their presence. This book focuses on our deep personal stories, how we can know them more clearly, how they help us, how they limit us, and how we can learn to see them anew and create even more powerful personal stories ... stories that empower us to reach our highest aspirations.
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.
FINE DEL MONDO, FINE DELLA STORIA O FINE DELL' INFERNO SULLA TERRA?
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Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 517,760. Language: Italian. Published: January 23, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
Recentemente è stata paventata la "fine della storia", più di recente persino la "fine del mondo", ma le persone comuni e gli intellettuali aspettano da millenni una palingenesi che consenta la "fine dell' inferno sulla terra", ossia la fine del contrasto tra individui e società. Per raggiungere questo risultato occorre che gli esseri umani acquistino la piena conoscenza scientifica della realtà!
2012's Honestly, The Time is Now 2.0
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,000. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
Every entrepreneur needs guidelines to follow before they can become a leader themselves. 2012's Honestly, The Time is Now 2.0! dives into how people use the power of the internet to chase that ever so elusive often mythical American Dream. 'Now' is the time to start or enhance your online presence. See how an average Joe used the internet to change his life around. Read the description below...
Portsmouth Square Stories: Tales of A San Francisco Childhood
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 64,060. Language: American English. Published: July 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A bricolage of childhood stories circa 1950 San Francisco. The nabe center is Portsmouth Square: beatniks, writers, Irish hookers, Negro evangelicals, WW II vets, cops, and Chinese families gather to sun and protect the sacredness of childhood as urban Tom Sawyers race cable cars uphill, catch crabs on the bayside, pick raspberries at Coit Tower, feed leaping sea lions, and such like mischief.
Văn Học Việt Nam Thời Toàn Cầu Hóa
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 97,790. Language: Vietnamese. Published: April 14, 2012 by Kệ Sách eBook. Category: Essay » Literature
Văn học Việt Nam thời toàn cầu hoá copyright @2012 Nguyễn Hưng Quốc published by Kệ Sách eBook Publishing Center Smashwords edition ISBN 978-1-4524-2432-3
The Purple Pitch Seduction of America: Inalienable Rights
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 44,540. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2014. Category: Essay » Political
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Tongue-and-cheek politically incorrect articles covering the American scene and what might be going on behind the scene creates a new take on what Will Rodgers, the Smothers Brothers, Laugh In, and George Carlin might have said and pays homage to what's passing in the body politic, our American culture, and our yesteryear juxtaposing the inane with the profane as Christ shines through.
Homo stupidens
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Price: $13.99 USD. Words: 244,380. Language: Italian. Published: May 14, 2014 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Category: Essay » Sociology
Siamo sicuri che Homo sia sapiens? Siamo sicuri che le religioni abbiano un’utilità per l’umanità? Per rispondere a queste due domande l’Autore ha dovuto dedicare tredici anni di ricerca serrata attraverso la lettura di circa cinquecento libri di varie discipline.
Would You Meet Me Halfway? Resolving Conflict between Men and Women
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 63,280. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Interpersonal relations
Meet Me Halfway explores power struggles between men and women that seem to continue over the ages, although many of these will surprise you. The authors offer suggestions on where we should yield and where we might hold firm, and how to bridge our differences and improve our most vital relationships.
Teach For Life: Essays on Modern Education for Teachers, Students, and Parents
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 31,300. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2011 by Positive Imaging, LLC. Category: Essay » Sociology
TEACH FOR LIFE, the new book by Irie Glajar, a math professor, provides many easy, fun, effective and practical ways for us to fulfill our dual duties as teachers and students. We all have the responsibility to learn and teach forever. Irie's book can help us enjoy and effectively handle our double duties and opportunities in those two most important capacities.
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..