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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.
A Flower Blooms in Aria
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,810. Language: American English. Published: May 23, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
Theresa is a 24 year old American university student studying abroad in Avalon, the capital city of Aria. She has one assignment: To participate in the culture and take notes. Follow her as she eats, shops, and writes in the Arian English language.
A Brief History of the Future: collected essays
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,940. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Category: Essay » Technology
As an author, scholar, and essayist, Sunny Moraine has mused on a variety of things in a variety of ways. In this collection, spanning over two years of work, they make their way through thoughts on the form and business of writing, the nature and meaning of games, the interweaving of society and technology, and the anxieties, awkwardnesses, and hopes of the everyday.
Mockingbirds at Dawn
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,520. 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.
How To Make A Social Justice Warrior
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,810. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014 by CatYelling. Category: Essay » Sociology
Will Shetterly may be the only person who has gotten death threats from both racists and anti-racists. This is his history of of flamewars, black lists, and mobbing by science fiction fans who believe they will make a better world by raging on the internet.
7 Lessons in 7 Years: Mastering the Modern Classroom
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,620. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
The ultimate guide to thriving in the first years of teaching high school: In this straight-forward, humorous guide you will learn about seven of the most important factors of modern classroom instruction. Topics include how to manage Paperwork, Grades, Students, and more. Easy to read, this guide seeks to give you "A head start, not a headache".
After She Leaves -- A Healing Guide for the Suddenly Single Male
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,580. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2012. Category: Essay » Sociology
This is a mental health guide for men that addresses the psychological stages men go through when they are either abandoned or cheated on by their significant other and their subsequent relationships are forced to abruptly dissolve. This guide focuses on one gaining the ability to address these issues and learn from them and move on in a productive state of self awareness and mental growth.
The Bullying Epidemic-the guide to arm you for the fight
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 9,890. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2011. Category: Essay » Sociology
A short handbook on the growing bullying epidemic. It's starting earlier, the media feeds it and it's more damaging than ever. Tips on how to recognize the hidden signs and how to respond, along with worksheets & interactive exercises. Additionally, there is a list of resources to get help quickly. The proceeds of the book go to 'The Bullying Epidemic Foundation' to create educational programs.
Telling Tales. How to sell an electric car in a petrol market. The Story Of The G-Wiz.
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,600. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2011. Category: Essay » Business
a story of disruption, bravery and innovation. It is 2004 and no-one is thinking about electric cars as the future of mobility - except a small start-up company in london. goingreen launched the g-wiz and started a revolution that will change the way the world drives.
Faces of Huntington's
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 95,790. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2012. Category: Essay » Sociology
Faces of Huntington's is an incredible collection of stories, essays, poems, and quotes of those who are in some way connected to Huntington's disease. The book focuses on over sixty people who have HD, are at risk, caregivers, other family members, and friends. It is a beacon of light in what is often a dark world.
The Idiot Vote: The Democrats' Core Constituency
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 9,100. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2012. Category: Essay » Political
This is an essay that provides a sobering look at the history of the Democratic Party. It touches on the party's dubious beginnings, its hypocritical leanings and pronouncements, and the truth behind the innuendo, half-truths and outright lies that are its life blood. We dare you to read this and have your eyes opened.
Fingers to the Keyboard: 2000 - 2014
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,500. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Fingers to the Keyboard is an eclectic mix and collection of essays on topics such as the stupidity of politicians, the idiosyncrasies of English grammar, the baiting of scammers, the trials and tribulations of being hard of hearing, commentaries on various sports, religious extremism, the beauty of mathematics, film and book reviews, and a miscellany of grumpy old man moans and groans.
The Donors’ Dilemma: Emergence, Convergence and the Future of Foreign Aid - Edited by Andy Sumner and Tom Kirk
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Series: Global Policy e-books, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,610. 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.
Flying Colors
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,900. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
Jonathan cracks open many doors for an intimate yet revealing look at a world most people never get to see; Apartheid, civil aviation, Israel, gay rights & more “I really enjoyed [your book]. I read it in one sitting and found it absolutely riveting. You’re both a strong writer and a gifted story teller. Many thanks for sharing it with me.” Matt Mills, Editorial Director, Pink Triangle Press.
Shit I Believe In
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,140. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2012. Category: Essay » Sociology
(4.88 from 16 reviews)
These are random tweets taken from my Twitter account. I have epiphanies all the time so I jot them down. People said write a book about all these thoughts. So I did.