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Solar Girl and Lunar Boy
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 4,810. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2009. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Solar Girl and Lunar Boy is a delightful collection of children stories that taps into their personal inner light to vanquish fear of the unknown (Solar Girl); humorously transforms a common experience from sadness to joy (No Smiling On Wednesdays); breaks stereotypes and teaches earthquake safety in Quake, Shake and Roll; and explores the world of ants and the environment, in As Precious As Gold.
Yes You! Yes Now! Series #10 Leading Yourself: Emotion as a Trigger
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,260. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
Emotions are an essential part of being human. We have them all the time, no effort required. Another part of being human is the ability to make choices, and the responsibility that comes from the impact of those choices. A yes-you yes-now leader knows how to make good choices. The story is about constructively confronting anger as well as how to decide which things to confront.
Yes You! Yes Now! Series #11 Leading Yourself: Being Accountable for Doing Your Job
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,050. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
When all is said and done, it is you and only you who are accountable for doing your job. Too many people seem to develop the habit of thinking that factors outside of their control give them excuses for poor performance. See how a recent college graduate lost her quarterly bonus by doing the right thing. Would you do it?
Legends - Family Stories and Myths
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You set the price! Words: 26,190. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » History » Reference
Misconstrued tales, unspoken events, a heroic deed, a celebrity or a shady past; all of which can be unchallenged family stories handed down by grandmother, but could sweet old grandma have gotten the story wrong all these years? Anyone fascinated with the unusual, strange or bizarre aspects of one’s ancestors will enjoy "Legends". They will learn the genealogical sources to solving mysteries.
Yes You! Yes Now! Series #12 Leading Yourself: Flatlined
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 740. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
Yes-you yes-now leaders must realize that confronting a difficult challenge is the only way to grow and improve. Running away from the challenge is the worst thing you can do. Nearly as bad is staying within your comfort zone, to take on only what you have mastered and what you know to be well within your capabilities. This is the status quo, the steady state. You are flatlined.
The Royal Bank of Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,620. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Short stories that would be true had the world been more sane (or insane). These stories tell of our past and future with a bit of humour and fantasy thrown in. They are guaranteed to touch your emotionally somehow - you'll laugh, cry (maybe), chuckle, sigh, yell 'Eureka!' and you may even realise just how amazing you are, which is the whole point of the stories. Oh, yes, you may even enjoy them!
Krakow Stories
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,790. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Two books in one - a collection of stories about the people and legends of Krakow and Poland, as well as a further collection of early stories entitled 'Stranger Things Than This'. 28 stories in total.
The Skin of Lions: Rwandan Folk Tales and Fables
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You set the price! Words: 2,580. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
This is a picture book collection from Rwanda. At one time all of the children in this book lived on the streets. The stories are from their personal experiences, traditional folk tales or creative imaginations. They continue a thousand-year-old oral tradition and speak for all of those that have been silenced. Author royalties go to the Rwanda Orphan's Project at www.rwandanorphansproject.org.
Sweet Music And Tears
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Series: Inspired Love. Price: $1.60 USD. Words: 51,190. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2010. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
To sing with the great Pippa Lane! It was an opportunity Lisa Franklin could not resist, even if it meant leaving her boyfriend Clive behind in Dorset. The bright city lights beckoned imperiously, promising excitement, fame and fortune, but Lisa was soon to encounter unforeseen difficulties. On her very first day she incurred Pippa's displeasure, then had a serious clash with Jon Lansdon.
A Dangerous Love
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Series: Inspired Love. Price: $1.60 USD. Words: 57,810. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2010. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
The beautiful and vivacious daughter of a wealthy landowner, Gemma Adamson has no shortage of suitors. Their appeal, however, is limited, and sister Amanda despairs until a chance meeting between Gemma and David Gray, an attractive if 'unsuitable' bachelor. Because his background does not conform with their ideals, the Adamsons warn Gemma against him, but she refuses to listen.