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Please Hold! Ruminations of an Agent
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Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 41,000. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
Please Hold! turns the spotlight on the dark corners of the production floor. Former agent and noted expert, Jeff Rose-Martland reveals the good, bad, and hideously ugly sides of call centre work. Part advice, part observation, this is an essential read for industry pros. Playful, provocative, and positively poignant, Please Hold! reveals the warts and beauty-marks of a billion-dollar business.
Writing for Wellness: A Prescription for Healing
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Price: $14.40 USD. Words: 89,350. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2010 by Idyll Arbor. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
Writing for Wellness provides a new and focused writing program for cancer patients, their family members, caregivers, and medical staff. It includes information about the author’s own battle with cancer, Healing Words from more than 60 contributors, and instructions for the reader to write his or her own healing words in the It's Your Turn section.
Kathryn - Missing Pieces
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Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 104,320. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2010. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
She is a beautiful Army captain with brains and beauty to spare and a history of trauma. She has a deadly mission that is a secret even to her. He is a seasoned Army detective investigating multiple murders. Can anything good come of this combination?
The Road to Recovery: Overcoming and Moving Beyond Your Grief
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Price: $1.97 USD. Words: 5,580. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2010 by All Star Press. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing
Help is here if you are grieving the loss of a loved one. Author Rich Nilsen lost his college sweetheart and wife of 4 1/2 years in a plane crash. Nilsen discusses that you come to a crossroads in your life when a tragedy occurs, and how you can overcome your grief. Originally written for the 9/11 families, this book is a tremendous resource and aid to anyone in pain. Published by All Star Press.
Life Literally: A Practical Guide to High-Functioning Autism
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,270. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2011 by Black House Books. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
This semi-autobiographical work is meant to provide parents a starting point for learning about autism and autistic spectrum disorders. It is a crash course in what to expect and common approaches that have benefited life with autism. The practical guide is impersonal and informal, perfect for those with hectic schedules or lives that demand efficiency.
Great Cinema Detectives: Best Movies of Mystery, Suspense & Film Noir
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,010. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
One of John Howard Reid's most informative and interesting books, this is an invaluable guide not only for film buffs, but for all admirers of cinema entertainments, whether they be movie fans or DVD collectors. True, you may not agree with some of JHR's comments, but that is the beauty of these books. They give readers something to think about. And you may be alerted to buy DVDs of many movies.
Your Colossal Main Feature Plus Full Supporting Program: Over 175 Classic Hollywood Movies Examined
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,730. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
Many colossal main features are reviewed in this book. But until recently, such movies were not enough to satisfy patrons. They also wanted a supporting film, shorts and cartoons. So here are detailed not only main attractions like High Noon, Jezebel, Merry Widow, Zorro, A Star Is Born, Rio Rita, Great Waltz, but lesser movies that audiences also demanded. Many of these are now available on DVD.
Hollywood "B" Movies: A Treasury of Spills, Chills & Thrills
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,280. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
To moviegoers, the "B" was a movie of less appeal than the main feature. To a cinema manager, however, a "B" was any film at all with a running time less than 70 minutes. To the exchange, a "B" meant a feature that had to be sold to exhibitors at the cheapest price. This book extensively covers all three of these categories. Patrons did have favorites. Mysteries and series pictures were popular.
So Easy to Love, So Hard to Lose: A Bridge to Healing Before and After the Loss of a Pet
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Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 21,560. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
More than half of all households in the U.S. own a pet. Despite the best medical attention, home care and unconditional love, pet owners almost always encounter loss and grief. This book offers guidance and support to owners preparing for a loss, making end of life plans and decisions. Also, presents a new understanding of grief, specifically pet loss grief.
Supporting Your Child's Reading
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Price: Free! Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2011 by Angelfish eBooks. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference
Research has shown that children who enjoy looking at books from a young age, and who read at home do better at school than those who have not been supported with their reading. This book contains advice and activities which parents and carers can do at home with their children to help children achieve their potential.