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Poverty and Promise: One Volunteer's Experience of Kenya
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 122,080. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Author Cindi Brown sold everything to volunteer in Africa. With only her skills and desire to assist others, Brown hit Kenya hard... and then Kenya hit back. Follow Brown's setbacks and victories while getting an insider's view of Barack Obama's Luo homeland, polygamy, cycling past Cape Buffalo, floating past hippos, Sikh weddings, and Luo burials. Book proceeds train Africa's future leaders.
Finding Heroes
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 65,100. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2010 by Creative Guy Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
The story of the search and recovery effort during the 2003 Columbia disaster. Mr. Starr and his family run a funeral home and were called upon, along with hundreds of other volunteers from the area, to help search for and catalogue debris from the shuttle, and sadly, the bodies of the astronauts. In searching for the heroes, they discovered the heroes within themselves.
Mount Mission
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,350. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Mount Mission is a journey of self-discovery. Holly has a heart for helping people, however her lack of self-worth and lack of self-confidence has held her back. When she volunteers to chaperone her church's Youth Group to the mountains of Tennessee she takes a leap of faith that leads her to find her mission.
Hover News
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Price: Free! Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2011. Category: Essay » Technology
This is the first of several monthly issues which will communicate information to members of the Hover Project.
7 STEPS TO: Balancing work and play
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,660. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Careers
Having gathered advice from over 20 career, finance and wellbeing experts, journalist Sue White offers readers 7 practical and effective ways of balancing work and play. Chapters span working smarter, saving your cash, taking on feedback, finding the right work environment and more. Each section concludes with a useful action plan to help readers put the experts’ advice into practice.
7 STEPS TO: A healthier you
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,710. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
Having gathered advice from more than a dozen experts, journalist Sue White offers readers 7 practical and effective ways of leading a healthier life. Solutions are presented in chapters on beating insomnia, nurturing through food, volunteering, laughter, working with compassion and more. Each chapter concludes with a useful action plan to help readers put the experts’ advice into practice.
A Journal of a Trip in Southern Africa
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Price: Free! Words: 22,810. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A new genre in books: Reality Journal writing. This ebook includes word for word transcription from the author's notes including descriptions and drawings of her trip through Southern Africa. This Journal was merely a collection of memories to share with family until friends started asking for copies.
21st Century Federal Prisons: Community Volunteer Handbook, Offender Transition Program Resource Manual (Jobs, Assistance), Legal Resource Guide to the Federal Bureau of Prisons, Imprisonment
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 47,080. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
This ebook presents a compilation of authoritative documents from the Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP): Community Volunteer Handbook; Offender Transition Program Resource Manual; Legal Resource Guide to the Federal Bureau Of Prisons.
4 Creative and Unique Hands-on Father’s Day & Mother’s Day Gifts
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,320. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Did you ever find it hard to find that special gift for that special someone? Well, if you are like me, you might treasure handmade or thoughtful gifts much more than presents given to us for our everyday use. This book is filled with creative and unique gifts that require a little time and effort on your part, but the rewards reaped will be a blessing and remembered for years to come.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: The Role of Voluntary Agencies in Emergency Management (IS-288) - NVOAD National Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 33,460. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) is provides a basic understanding of the history, roles, and services of disaster relief voluntary agencies in providing disaster assistance. It is appropriate for both the general public and those involved in emergency management operations.