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A Bushwhacker's Guide to Academic Writing
By Michael Olendzenski
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 35,630. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
A Bushwhacker's Guide to Academic Writing is the result of Michael Olendzenski's education (BA and MA, McGill; Ph.D. Florida) and his twenty-five-plus years of experience as an instructor of First-Year Composition courses. The book presents a narrative account of the rhetoric of academic writing and a thorough examination of the linguistics of English.
The "People Power" Education Superbook Book 6. Math & Science Guide
By Tony Kelbrat
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 69,920. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
This is a book to help you quickly find the math and science information you’re looking for at the library, on websites, through publishers who sell books and magazines, organizations, etc. Think of it as my attempt to organize a framework for the worlds of math and science.
Diversification in the Language Industry: Success beyond translation
By Nicole Y. Adams
Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 105,150. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship
This book examines whether it still possible to maintain a viable freelance translation career today in times of technological change and globalization. It aims to encourage freelance translators to adopt diversification as a risk-reduction strategy, helping them to safeguard against boredom, plummeting word rates, social isolation or potential lack of income at times of injury or physical strain.
Quintessential Quotes
By Alexei Cohen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,740. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
There are a lot of words in the world. Billions get written, sent, read and forgotten everyday. Yet originality and great ideas expressed succinctly are rare. In the endless sea of language there is surprisingly little that is memorable. Few sentences are worth repeating and fewer still worth pondering. Quintessential Quotes is an inspiring collection of aphorisms, maxims, adages, and proverbs.
Getting Published in the 21st Century: Advice from a Literary Agent
By Carly Watters
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,530. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
From Literary Agent Carly Watters comes Getting Published in the 21st Century, an ebook of Writer’s Digest award-winning blog content and new material primed to help writers get published.
Write Fiction Like A Pro
By Florence Witkop
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 20,650. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
Fifty plus tips and tricks of writing fiction that were learned over the years through trial and error and from other writers, workshops, books and classes. This book allows you to skip the years it normally takes to learn this yourself. Then put it on your closest shelf because you will refer to it time and time again.
1001 Great Inspirational Quotes
By Peter V.G. Kristiansen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,700. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
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A great collection of some of the best inspirational quotes of people who have had a major impact on our history. A reference book anybody drafting a presentation or a speech should keep handy.
I am your Amazing Body
By UE Foundation
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,920. Language: American English. Published: July 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
When you consider how important they are to our very existence, it’s amazing how little most people know about their own bodies. The heart, the lungs, the liver – we know those things are vital to life and health, and perhaps vaguely understand what they do. But the pituitary gland? The hypothalamus? What are they? And the brain? – too complicated even to think about.
Get a College Degree without Drowning in Debt: Scholarship Opportunities for Women
By Gyan Devi
Series: Get a College Degree Without Drowning in Debt. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 44,830. Language: American English. Published: June 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
Contains 190 scholarships for women undergrads (US students) with detailed information on eligibility requirements, award amounts, contact info, and links to online applications.
IELTS Preparation Course - Academic and General Practice
By Graham Green
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,640. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013 by Pineview College. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
A complete and thorough textbook that introduces the IELTS exam to students and also provides key tips and instructions for students. Published by Pineview College, this book is the perfect reference tool for any student who needs to sit the IELTS exam.
Il Romanzo Poliziesco
By Amodio Tortora
Price: Free! Words: 21,150. Language: Italian. Published: June 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
Una breve ma coincisa sintesi del Romanzo Poliziesco. Riccamente illustrata
Cross Marketing Magic for Authors: Developing New Avenues for Advanced Book Marketing
By Deborah Riley-Magnus
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 51,400. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2013 by Assent Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
Techniques for advanced book marketing; gain more sales, revive slow sales, rejuvenate a flat lined backlist, and do it all in places no other author is looking.
Write a Book, Publish a Book
By Sèphera Girón
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,940. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2013 by Scarlett Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
Straight-forward easy-to-follow guide on how to write and publish your own book by successful, award-winning author of over 25 books and professional editor of over 600 books.
New Writers Combo Pack
By Laura K Marshall
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,890. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Congratulations on beginning your journey as a writer. It’s fun, and exciting as well as a lot of work. But it’s worth it. I hope you enjoy the three books contained in this combo pack. You’ve Decided to be a Writer, Now What?, The Big Book of Exercises, Prompts and Block Busters, and Mega-Volt Story Starters. These three books are a great starting point to get you moving down the writing path.
Writing FAST: How to Write Anything with Lightning Speed
By Jeff Bollow
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 69,640. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Your mind moves at lightning speed. Your writing should, too. FAST is a simple, step-by-step system for writing at the speed of thought. This beloved bestseller outlines the four phases of the writing process: FOCUS your ideas into a writing plan, APPLY the plan by blasting out a draft, STRENGTHEN your work to make it exactly what you want to say, and TWEAK the words to ensure a fast read.
Natural Hair and Hair Products
By Denika Penn-Carothers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,070. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
A practical guide, resource and an excellent starting point for anyone on a chemical-free and natural hair journey. Do you understand your natural hair and your natural hair needs? Do you want to know how to achieve Healthy Hair? The wisdom and insight offered in this book will be an excellent resource to empower you to have your own successful natural journey.
Get it Done Faster! Secrets of Dissertation Success
By Rachna Jain
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 41,630. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher
This books offers proven strategies and techniques to help you finish the dissertation faster. Laid out in easy to read, practical and applicable chapters, you’ll learn workable approaches for getting more done in small blocks of time, how to take care of yourself in this process, how to set up your work-space for maximum effectiveness, strategic goal setting, and how to create good work habits.
A Storyteller's Guide to the Gospels
By Owen & Stephen Shelley
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 46,890. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / New Testament
This book is for preachers, teachers, youth workers, leaders of holiday and after school programs and all others who are biblical storytellers. Action and emotion are key elements in capturing and maintain interest. This book focuses on the emotional interaction of the people involved in the events depicted in the Gospels.
Animal Behavior (All About Animal Behavior Signs and Characteristics)
By Sean Mosley
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,210. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals
Everything you need to know about your favorite animals.
10 Minute Tidy: 108 Ways to Organize Your Office Quickly, 2nd edition
By Shannon McGinnis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,850. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Office management
The 108 Tips in this book offer you fast, easy solutions for increasing your efficiency and productivity at the office. By focusing your attention on one task at a time and devoting just 10 minutes at a time to each tip, you can organize your business for success.