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A Bunch of Battlers
By Kylie Reynolds
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,620. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2011 by Kylie Reynolds. Category: Fiction
Three Australian bush kids are alarmed by a plan the Welfare have for their future. By 'flying beneath the radar' of the authorities, they avoid being noticed as missing. On bicycles they explore the western outback of Queensland and New South Wales, Australia in search of a home where they can live together. Humorous, true to life incidents with plenty of ups and downs. Suit all the family.
Thrive! Create What Matters Most - In Challenging Times and Beyond!
By Bruce Elkin
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 43,430. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
Do you have what it takes to thrive in challenging times? To thrive - to flourish in the face of change and adversity - requires resilience and the ability to create results, with whatever life gives us. Bruce Elkin show us how to shift from a problem focus to a results-focused approach that greatly increases our chances of creating what truly matters. Simple. Easy. Lasting!
8 Crazy Beliefs That Screw Up Your Life. Change These Beliefs and Become a Healthier, Happier Person
By Sharon Esonis, Ph.D.
Price: $8.88 USD. Words: 38,410. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
Dr. Sharon Esonis identifies eight “Thematic Belief Systems” that, in her experience as a psychologist and coach, prevent individuals from building healthy, long-lasting relationships and extracting maximum happiness from life. She examines these “crazy beliefs” with all their negative implications and offers practical, persuasive arguments for how they can be replaced with healthy alternatives.
Charismatic Leadership: A How to Guide
By David Tuffley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,760. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction
Charisma is a subtle light that shines from within a person who is living their life to its fullest potential. It is perceived as the result of certain outward behaviors, yet true charisma comes from deep within a person approaching self-realization. This heightened awareness has been called enlightenment, Satori, awakening. In this book it is called self-actualization. Find out how you can do it.
Uncommon Leadership
By Fred Kusch
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,970. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2012. Category: Essay
Full of practical wisdom, sure to cause the leadership/management professional to reflect, think and act in new ways. Get insight from 20 leaders with real, in the trenches experience and apply these ideas, skills and methods to your professional style. A must read for new and veteran leaders and managers alike.
A Handful of Stories
By Deepankar
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 62,620. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Category: Fiction
A Handful of Stories is a collection of ten short stories. These stories reflect the hopes and aspirations of urban India and the young people gravitating towards it. There is passion, frustration, love, rejection, endurance, despair, faith, deception, ambition, tragedy and a host of other emotions in them, which is a microcosm, of life in India.
Memoirs of a Remarkable Survivor
By C.Y. Dillon
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 35,090. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
This book is dedicated to anyone who has earned their diploma from the University of Hard Knocks! Be thankful for your own resilience--not everyone can take a beating and stand up. In 1993, a family counselor told the author it was remarkable that she had not attempted suicide. "You haven't even heard half of it!" Today, the author's life is full of love, peace, joy and harmony. Here is light.
What Grows By Moonlight
By Jerome Francis Lusa
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,140. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2012. Category: Fiction
Oh that Love was always symmetrical, always reciprocated, always came in pairs. Alas it is not always these things, and when it is not it can spawn a most agonizing and enduring pain, that of unrequited Love. What Grows By Moonlight is a short story that tells of one man's struggle to overcome an unrequited love.
A NEATS Analysis of Child Physical Abuse
By Jane Gilgun
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,590. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
This article shows how child physical abuse threatens children’s psychological and physical health and is a symptom of callousness and inhumanity in adults who perpetrate it. Despite the consequences of physical abuse, most parents physically abuse their children at least once. The article uses the NEATS, a child and family assessment, to show pathways to recovery.
The Seventh System: The Thinking Person's Guide to the Human Emotional System
By Stuart Cohen
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,210. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
A dynamic new way to understand individual emotional experiences as part of a larger system that regulates how people feel moment to moment. Understanding that can help anyone stay more emotionally balanced and recover from painful and uncomfortable emotions more quickly. Over 60 case histories, examples told as personal stories, make the discussion accessible to anyone.