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Joy of Burnout: How burning out unlocks the way to a better, brighter future
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 88,780. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Stress
Are you exhausted, cynical, hollow, trapped, angry, or just not there? Working harder but getting less done? Ill too often or for too long? Or do you know someone else who feels like this? These are classic warning signs of burnout. They are also an urgent wake-up call. This groundbreaking book uncovers the life-saving message hidden in burnout and takes you step by step to joy.
Airplanefixer - Jonathan's Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,920. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Jonathan is a Licensed Aircraft Maintenance Engineer, he loves aircraft and he wants to talk about them, anything really. But he can't, because he is married to Kerry and between them they have two of the strangest families going!
Medical Meditation: How to Reduce Pain, Decrease Complications and Recover Faster from Surgery, Disease and Illness
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Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 19,280. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine
There is a secret to healing faster and this book is your guide. Over 191 independent studies show that those who practice meditation recover faster and experience fewer complications and reduced pain following surgery. This book provides the research-driven exercises and tools of medical meditation that provide positive results. No religion, no funny positions, just tools for achieving wellness.
Legacies
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,010. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2010. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
Andy Harrison blames himself for the death of his childhood sweetheart - and so do most who know him. When a light plane is lost on a foggy mountain, Andy must battle the dangers of the mountain and the same flooding river that claimed the life of his one true love - in order to save those who are lost. Only by facing his demons can he be truly free. A wonderful adventure of love and lives saved.
Crisis to Creation: Our Power of Choice
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 57,510. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Personal catastrophe: why is it that some wouldn't trade the experience for anything? Does it take a nightmare to catalyze a dream? Through stories of crisis, James Macartney offers this paradigm-shifting perspective and tools for all to use to move into creative choice, whether in crisis, or not. Learn to choose creative footing in any situation, even when confronting the abyss
Henry's Nursing Notes
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,290. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ian Martin spent three years as a hospital orderly and kept a ward diary chronicling the sights, sounds and smells that assailed him. Based on this record, "Henry Fuckit's Nursing Notes" is an unflinching account of nursing the sick and dying. Looking through the eyes of his disreputable hero, Martin uses a brutal blend of cynicism and dark humour to describe a world of suffering and pathos.
Down the Memory Hole
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Series: Children (ages 9-12). Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,640. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Death & Dying
Summer vacation sucks when 12-year-old Buzz shares his room with a grandpa who has Alzheimer’s disease and his parents forbid him to associate with his best friend. The idea of giving up Mitch is bad enough. But how can he relate to an old man who wears adult diapers and thinks dog biscuits are people cookies? Someone who could die in the night and scare Buzz right out of puberty! (Ages 12 & up)
The Jacket
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,990. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Imagine that you, like the grandfather in this story, are confined to a wheel chair from which you watch your only grandchild--in this case a boy, "Butch"--repeat your past like a re-wound video. Already emotionally estranged from the child, who is completely in your care, you can only watch and wait and hope the video will end before you are forced to use the pistol next to your right hip.
Suffering Fruitfully
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Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 47,240. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Religion and self-improvement
God’s people are going to suffer. That is a part of life! We either suffer fruitfully or fruitlessly. This book is written to provide some practical helps in Suffering Fruitfully.
Suffering?
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Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 48,450. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
Dr. Gray Sr. has not only lived with suffering personally with the ill health of his wife, but he has pastored hundreds and hundreds of God’s people who have gone through the valley of suffering. Here are some Scriptural principles to help.