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Science Fiction Weaponry: A Guide for Writers by J. Daniel Sawyer and Mary Mason
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,530. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011 by ArtisticWhispers Productions, Inc. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
The author of The Antithesis Progression teams up with the author of The Rehumanization of Jade Darcy to provide an in-depth guide to the science fact that underlies some of the most popular weapons in science fiction. Whether you're a writer looking to add depth and texture to your weapons technology, or a fan who wants to know how it all works, this is the place.
Just For TEENS: Abuse, Violence, Depression, Drugs, Death & How To Understand Your Parents
Price: Free! Words: 10,850. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014 by On The Fly Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / adolescence, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
Meet Jaime Buckley. Husband, father of 12 and grandfather…cartoonist, fantasy writer, game maker and champion of youth. He IS a kid in all but age…and now he wants to share why his life’s mission is to help you to a better place.
Winning Political Campaigns: A Comprehensive Guide to Electoral Success, Third Edition
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 96,430. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012 by Central Park Communications, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
A comprehensive handbook for planning, organizing and executing a successful campaign for elective office. Written in an easy-to-use format, the book is designed for both novice campaigners and experienced workers. Covers everything from advertising to building alliances, proper business practices, campaign literature, candidate behavior, media, voter contact, fundraising strategy and more.
Authors for Goodreads
Price: Free! Words: 5,900. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
(3.00 from 4 reviews)
There once was a terrible booklet about the perils of Goodreads... There's now a terrible booklet about that booklet.
Cómo Hablar en Público - Descubre las técnicas de oratoria para influir en tu audiencia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,560. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2011 by Editorialimagen.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
Para hablar con un lenguaje impactante, no tienes que ser un orador experimentado ni ser atrevido, osado o delirante, mas bien necesitas: Tener el dominio de una serie de técnicas especiales que desarrollan el poder que tiene el uso adecuado de las palabras.
What To Do When Someone Dies - A simple guide for executors to settle an estate including funeral, tax and probate tips
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,870. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Reference, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
(4.00 from 1 review)
A simple step-by-step guide for family members, personal representatives and executors with day-to-day time-lines and checklists to successfully administer and close an estate. All related tax, legal, probate and financial topics are covered. Written for United States citizens. Book Release April 2011, Chicago, IL
Speaking Activities That Don't Suck
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,550. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
One of the most painful aspects of any TEFL job is getting the students to speak. Far too many teachers exhaust themselves trying to entertain and motivate surly or shy students - but yet again English Teacher X is here to help. Here is a book full of clear, succint, and EFFECTIVE ways to give your students NO CHOICE but to produce HUGE AMOUNTS of English in a variety of classroom situations.
100 Easy Household Tips
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,010. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
(4.00 from 1 review)
100 practical tips to make running your household easier. Easy tips for cleaning, repair, and storage issues we face every day.
Organizing Paper @ Home: What to Toss and How to Find the Rest!
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,730. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
Why can't I ever find the papers I need? Did I save that on the computer or is it in my file? Sound familiar? Despite all our technology, paper is still the No. 1 challenge in households nationwide. From the home office to the kitchen counter, Barbara Hemphill offers a practical and proven step-by-step solution to purging, sorting, and taming that paper (AND electronic) tiger.
Articles for the Mind
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,130. Language: American English. Published: August 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
"Articles for the Mind" is a compilation of 58 articles on a variety of topics that provide expert advice and objective knowledge to educate you and help you to improve your life. Article topics include: health, careers, personal finance, writing, education, relationships, self-help, and more.
What I Borrowed
Price: Free! Words: 1,180. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
(4.00 from 1 review)
Find out what the Pesky Librarian has been borrowing (and actually reading/watching as opposed to borrowing and leaving on her work desk gathering dust...).
Power Up! The Smart Guide to Home Solar Power: How to Make a Wise Solar Investment
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 26,520. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
How would you like a $2 monthly electric bill? Here's how. Author Robert Brenner explains how to determine your power needs, select the right-sized system, find vendors, get proposals, analyze bids, select the best solar installer, fund the project, make milestone payments, and evaluate results. Three actual installation jobs are described (with photos) including savings on electrical bills.
How To Argue: 21 Ways to Win An Argument Without Losing a Friend
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,710. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012 by LaurenzanaPress. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business communication / general
Effective arguing is an important skill to develop. Verbal conflict is not about being contrary or negative, and it’s not about getting your own way. Arguing is an inherent part of life that humans use to resolve issues and create new ideas and solutions. Using the "secrets" in How To Argue: 21 Ways to Win An Argument Without Losing a Friend you can become an effective, yet lovable, arguer.
Campus Survival Guide - Drexel University
Price: Free! Words: 9,300. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
A guide to help new and incoming students transition to Drexel and Philadelphia, and make the most out of starting college.
How to Master Your Muck ~ Get Organized. Add Space to Your Life. Live Your Purpose!
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 34,230. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
(5.00 from 1 review)
Many small businesses fail because they are so disorganized that they can’t see the large picture through the muck of the small details. Whatever your muck is, there are tried, true & dependable methods to get unstuck. This book addresses the most common areas we get stuck; paper piles, time overwhelm, technology strangleholds. This book will help you clear the muck that is holding you back.
Golf's Simple Secrets
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,830. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2011 by Chisel Design. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
How can I stop slicing, topping, shanking a golf ball? How can I achieve more power and distance? Find out quickly and easily the simplest yet most effective way in Golf's Simple Secrets.
Front Matter, Back Matter, and Metadata
Price: Free! Words: 12,430. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014 by BB eBooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
Part of the Best Practice Guides for Authors from BB eBooks that discusses adding proper front matter, back matter, and metadata.
How To Plan A Wedding With ProjectLibre
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,610. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management
ProjectLibre is a general purpose task tracking application. It is free to use for any purpose and is well suited to wedding planners.
Super Saver: A Basic Guide To Saving With Coupons
Price: Free! Words: 6,980. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
Take control of your grocery bill and your wallet with the money-saving, and time-saving, tips in this book. You will learn the best places to get coupons, and how to organize and use your coupons to maximize your savings.
The Right Gift
Price: Free! Words: 6,950. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
A must-have guide for men on how to buy gifts for women. The guide provides an in-depth list of gifts to avoid, and through explanations and examples, it helps guys select the right gift for their significant other. The guide closes with humorous examples of guys who got it wrong, and guys who got it right.