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In the Flow
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 34,760. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Canoeing
Former international paddler and now sport psychologist Jonathan Males combines his many years of experience working with successful competitors with recent research in this accessible book, designed to help paddlers and coaches understand the theory behind success and provide practical skills to improve performance.
The Gamble
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Series: D'Arth, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,800. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Marco D’Arth loves his new bright and fast life in London. The social scene can't be beat, the work is challenging and the weekend getaways are unsurpassed. Going after a major account pitches him against fellow New Zealander, Alexis Channing—the annoying girlfriend of one of his mates. He needs to take her out of the running without losing his mate--or worse, fall in love.
Infonomics
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Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 35,580. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
Infonomics is a groundbreaking work that utilizes the science of economics to study the flow of information. Based on the premise that information is filtered through a "marketplace of ideas", the author challenges the conventional wisdom that this marketplace necessarily processes information properly. The book is a fascinating exploration of market forces, mass media, and collective wisdom.
How Competition Makes You A Better Product Manager: How Product Managers Can Use Challenges To Advance Their Careers
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Price: $9.97 USD. Words: 12,850. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing
As product managers, we all want to become better at what we do. This is when the power of competition comes in. We all like a good challenge. When we are faced with a situation in which we might not be the best, or we might not know exactly what we should do, that's when we can become our best.
Competitive Speaking: A Guide for Preparing and Winning High School and College Speaking Event Competitions
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,550. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Thousands of students in middle school, high school, and college compete in speaking events every year through their student organizations. This guide will show students, parents, and advisers a way to successfully plan and win in these events! The events covered are public speaking, job interview, impromptu or extemporaneous speaking, team or individual presentations, and many others.
Tango Slim
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Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 95,450. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Juan-Miguel Rodriguez, raised by his grandparents in Madrid after his English father is suddenly widowed in New York, is drawn into the international world of tango with its exotic cast of characters, false arrests, Cornish moors, the London art scene, the sybaritic South of France, Los Angeles, New York, and Buenos Aires at night.
The Competition
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Series: With Children in Mind, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,340. Language: British English. Published: October 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Four fairy friends argue about which is in charge of the favourite season. They decide that only a competition can decide. Mother Nature agrees to be the judge. Throughout a year each of them does their best to brighten the human world. Which one will Mother Nature choose as winner?
Pequeno Claus e Grande Claus
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Series: Contos de Hans Christian Andersen. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,510. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
O conto “Pequeno Claus e Grande Claus”, cujo nome original é "Lille Claus og store Claus", foi publicado pela primeira vez em 1835. Trata dos interesses de dois homens chamados Claus que viviam em uma mesma aldeia. Contrariamente a noção passada pelo nome e até pela ilustração de capa deste livro, a distinção entre não se dava pelo porte.
Nostalgia Road
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,590. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
A Young Adult Novel - Summer, 1963: Elvis still reigned, the Beach Boys sang of fun-in-the-California-sun, carhops roller-skated to automobiles to take orders, and drive-in movies ruled. Summer, 1965: Two years later, times have changed. A president has been assassinated, civil rights movements have become violent, and the Viet Nam war has escalated.
Qualify
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Series: The Atlantis Grail. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 207,280. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2014 by Norilana Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
In 2047 an asteroid is hurtling toward Earth, and the descendants of ancient Atlantis have returned from the stars to offer humanity help. But they can only save a tiny percent of Earth’s population. To be chosen, you must Qualify, or you die. Sixteen-year-old Gwen Lark is a klutzy nerd but determined to Qualify and rescue her entire family by competing in the brutal Games of the Atlantis Grail.