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Ghost Hunting Guide: Optimize Your Paranormal Adventure
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,110. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
(5.00 from 1 review)
Ever seen a ghost? Do you want to? For beginners to advanced ghost hunters! Explore this new and practical guide to investigate the paranormal using dynamic project management techniques. 85% of the adventure is front-end loaded before you execute.
Philippines to Go - The No Bullshit Guide
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,800. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Philippines is not for everyone. Filipinos have a very different culture than us Westerners do and you will face it on a daily basis. This is not a “how to hook up with a Filipina” guide. Such material is widely available elsewhere. This is the no bullshit guide about living in the Philippines.
For Single Military Women Only: 10 Easy-Breezy Retirement Tips
Price: Free! Words: 3,070. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
(5.00 from 1 review)
How to retire from active duty and live comfortably off your military retirement pay with no need for even a part-time job. In other words, how to be fully retired/no job required after active duty.
Easy Etiquette in France - A Traveler's Guide to Understanding French Culture & Behaviors
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,540. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
(5.00 from 1 review)
This France travel guide offers a cleverly anecdotal blueprint for navigating through the rich culture etiquette, traditions, customs, and behaviors of the French people.
Culture Shock - A Practical Guide
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,490. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
(5.00 from 1 review)
A book for inquisitive travelers interested in making the most of challenging cultural transitions. With a sensitive and pragmatic approach - focusing on the person, not a place - H.E. Rybol helps readers cope with the ups and downs of adaptation. A mindful understanding of the subject combined with practical tips provide a comforting companion to anyone moving, studying or traveling abroad.
A Mom's Point Of View: Beginning Adulthood
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,960. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Reference, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Reference
(5.00 from 1 review)
Moving away from home for the first time is a big step with a lot of new responsibilities. During this transition in your life, many questions will arise about signing a lease, health insurance, personal finance, getting your credit report, to laundry.
Freelance Writing Guide: What to Expect in Your First Year as a Freelance Writer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,490. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Careers, Nonfiction » Reference » Careers
(4.80 from 10 reviews)
"Freelance Writing Guide" is a helpful career guide that will inform you of the experiences the author had, and what she learned, during her first year as a freelance writer. The purpose of the book is to educate you on what you can expect in the beginning of your freelance writing career, so that there are no questions or fear of the unknown.
How To Start Out or Over on a Shoestring
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,170. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Everything you ever wanted to know about starting out (or over) on a shoestring. This book covers everything from clothing and personal items to furniture, appliances and transportation with everything in-between.
So You Don't Have Time
Price: Free! Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
You want to write. Specifically you want to write short stories. But you don't know how, you've tried before and the result was disappointing. You don't have time. This short chapbook will walk you through the basic steps of writing short stories, and with only limited amounts of time. It contains the lessons I've learned from my past ten years of writing experience.
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 » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
(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.
dMAC Digest - Health, Vol 4 No 1
Series: dMAC Digest, Vol 4 No 1. Price: Free! Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
This Digest presents an easily read summary of the latest information to improve and protect your family's health. Contents include; Tennis or Golfer's Elbow; Loose Weight Naturally; Cure Anxiety Without Drugs and, An Orange a Day Keeps Cancer Away.
What To Do When Someone Dies - A simple guide for executors to settle an estate including funeral, tax and probate tips
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,890. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Reference, Nonfiction » Law » Reference
(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.
How To Get Started As an Independent Recording Artists On Your Own
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,410. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
(4.00 from 1 review)
In this reference guide there are basic tips provided for aspiring singers who would like to pursue a singing career but don't know where to start. Speaking from first-hand experience, I will share with you some tips on how to initiate the process of taking the first steps in developing, exposing and showcasing your musical talent.
Stealing Homes; How to Survive a Foreclosure and Move on with Your Life
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,460. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
(4.00 from 1 review)
The bank has foreclosed on your home or you've had to sell it as a short sale. The American Dream has turned into a nightmare and you don't know what to do. That's where Candice Reed and Heather Anderson come to the rescue. They are two journalists who both lost their homes- but they managed to move on and have happy lives without a mortgage.
Searching the Unknown; Guide to Understanding the Paranormal
Price: Free! Words: 6,180. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
(4.00 from 1 review)
Free guide to anyone interested in the exciting field of ghost-hunting. From someone who's been there, I've compiled what you need to know because in my days I had to search for this information or ask others for advice. Download this short, free guide and share it with your friends and fellow hunters; everyone should know what to look for and how to prepare.
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.
Simplified Hospitality: A Practical Guide in Making Hospitality Stress Free, Budget Friendly, and Fun
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,680. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
(4.00 from 1 review)
If you've ever felt as though having people in your home and showing hospitality was difficult, frustrating, too much work, or too expensive, Simplified Hospitality is the book for you! This book has plenty of practical tips and ideas to make having people in your home stress free, budget friendly, and most of all...fun!
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...).
Authors vs. Goodreads
Price: Free! Words: 12,100. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(3.57 from 7 reviews)
Independent authors (Indies) considering joining Goodreads should think carefully about their reasons for joining. If you go ahead, you should share as little information as possible with them. Much of that information becomes property of Goodreads to be mined by their owner, Amazon and you lose control of it. I invite you to read my free Cautionary Tale. Hopefully it will save you some grief.
Authors for Goodreads
Price: Free! Words: 5,900. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(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.