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Siberian Travels: An Oklahoma girl's journey from Moscow to the Sea of Japan
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,610. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Oklahoma Girl's Adventures, Volume 1. In the fall of 2000, 20-year-old Pamela Olson took her first trip abroad to study in Moscow. In December, she and two friends took the Trans-Siberian Railroad all the way across Asia to the port city of Vladivostok in the Russian Far East. This is an account of their colorful, enlightening, and often hilarious adventures, with several full-color photographs.
Journey to My Heart
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Price: Free! Words: 5,310. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
'Journey to My Heart' is my collection of poems written during the course 'Creativity and Leadership' I took in the fall quarter of 2010 at Stanford University. This course taught the tools of creativity and encouraged the students to practice each one in the form of live-withs, one every week. I shared my experiences with each of the tools in the form of poems.
Last Flight Out of Oz
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,940. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
The mysterious disappearance of an mercurial visionary shakes the community. Has Weissman gone bad? Two brilliant students join forces in a high-stakes mountain chase, battling danger, vengeance, and each other to rescue their beloved mentor, now suspected of terrorism.
An Unnatural Death
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Series: The Frank May Chronicles, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 66,750. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Frank May practices law, but just the safe kind--writing wills. He does not expect to be entangled in suspicious deaths, family secrets, and police business. But a series of odd wills, and new relatives discovered, drag him into the world he'd avoided. To probate the estate, Frank will have to solve a series of mysteries, including possible murder and a husband 60 years younger than his dead wife.
EssaySnark's Strategies for Reapplying to Bschool – Successfully, This Time!
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Price: $17.95 USD. Words: 19,270. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Getting into college
Let EssaySnark help with your reapplication to business school. You'll be taken through a self-assessment of your original application to see what went wrong the first time. You'll know for sure if you need to re-take the GMAT. And, you'll discover the winning additions to a profile that every adcom loves to see. This Guide is your best chance to turn that "No" to a "Yes!"
Sir Allen & Me: An Insider's Look at R. Allen Stanford and the Island of Antigua
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 41,800. Language: American English. Published: June 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Author Robert Hoffman went to work for R. Allen Stanford in the late 90s to start up a newspaper on the island of Antigua. This book tells the story of the rise and fall of "Sir Allen" and one of the most spectacular financial collapses in modern history. Later convicted of several counts of fraud, the ego-obsessed Stanford will spend the rest of life in federal prison.
EssaySnark's Strategies for the 2012-'13 MBA Admissions Essays for The Wharton School
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Price: $16.95 USD. Words: 16,950. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Business & Economics
Substance. Presentation. Good timing. These are the elements that Wharton Admissions say go into a strong MBA application. EssaySnark guides you through the process of developing your essays so that you can highlight your profile in a way that will resonate best with the Wharton adcom.
EssaySnark's Strategies for the 2012-'13 MBA Admissions Essays for MIT Sloan
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Price: $16.95 USD. Words: 17,260. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Business Management
Career goals are surprisingly unimportant at MIT. They want you to be more real with them than that. To assess whether you'll be a high achiever in the future, MIT wants to hear about how you've been a high achiever in the past. Where have you made a contribution? This SnarkStrategies Guide covers all the many things that MIT does differently in their MBA admissions processes.
The Book Club Murder
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Series: The Frank May Chronicles, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,400. Language: American English. Published: August 27, 2012 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Frank May hates trouble, as a lawyer and as a guy. It likes him just fine. For someone who practices wills law because it's far from the scene of murder and mayhem, he has a knack for being caught up in it anyway. Which is why he thought he was fortune's friend the night his wife stayed home from her book club meeting. Someone was murdered there. Frank would prefer to stay out of it but cannot.
EssaySnark's Strategies for Getting Off the Waitlist
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Price: $15.95 USD. Words: 16,820. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Getting into college
Congratulations! You're on the waitlist! Yes, we know. You weren't exactly celebrating. But you should believe EssaySnark when we tell you: This is a good place to be. You've got a lot going for you – the adcom has expressed real interest! And now you have invaluable resources to help you navigate this important phase. This SnarkStrategies Guide will show you how.