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Gavin de Becker’s The Gift of Fear Survival Signals That Protect Us From Violence | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 3,680. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
True fear is a gift. Unwarranted fear is a curse. Learn how to tell the difference. A date won't take "no" for an answer. The threat of violence surrounds us every day. But we can protect ourselves, by learning to trust—and act on—our gut instincts. Learn to spot the danger signals others miss. It might just save your life.
Summary of Where the Crawdads Sing Delia Owens (Discussion Prompts)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2019 by gatsby24. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
New York Times bestselling book Where The Crawdads Sing is about the rumors about the Marsh Girl that have haunted Barkley Cove for years. Where The Crawdads Sing is set in late 1969. Chase Andrews was found dead and locals suspected the Marsh Girl Kya Clark as the murderer. But the truth about Kya is far from what they think of her. She is smart and sensitive.
Summary of Atomic Habits: An Easy & Proven Way to Build Good Habits & Break Bad Ones by James Clear (Discussion Prompts)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,010. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2019 by gatsby24. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
No matter what your goals are, James Clear’s Atomic Habits: An Easy & Proven Way to Build Good Habits & Break Bad Ones offers a framework that has been proven for making progress every day. James Clear is one of the leading experts on habit formation.
Summary of The Giver of Stars: A Novel by Jojo Moyes: Conversation Starters
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,410. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2020 by Cb. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
The Giver of Stars, Jojo Moyes’ newest novel tells us a story of five women who break all societal stereotypes and work towards their mission of educating the poor and underprivileged people of Kentucky. The book is inspired by the true story of the horsepack librarians which was an initiative by the Works Progress Administration in the year 1930.
Summary of The Dutch House: A Novel by Ann Patchett (Discussion Prompts)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,610. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2020 by gatsby24. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
Ann Patchett’s latest novel titled The Dutch House, is her first novel revolving around historical fiction. It has been chosen to be featured on the television show named A Read with Jenna Today Show and has been dubbed as an enchanting read. The novel revolves around a poor family that turns rich overnight and then acquires the lavish mansion called as ‘The Dutch House.’
Summary of American Dirt (Oprah's Book Club): A Novel by Jeanine Cummins (Discussion Prompts)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,500. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2020 by gatsby24. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
American Dirt: A Novel is a 2020 novel written by Jeanine Cummins. The book was published by Flatiron Books on January 21, 2020. After its release, it became a #1 New York Times bestseller and is an Oprah’s Book Club pick. The book is about the terrible journey of a woman named Lydia Quixano Pérez as she brought along her son to escape their comfortable life in Mexico.
Chris Voss & Tahl Raz’s Never Split The Difference: Negotiating As If Your Life Depended On It | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 4,450. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Negotiating, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
Never Split the Difference takes you inside the world of high-stakes negotiations, revealing the skills that helped him and his colleagues succeed where it mattered most: saving lives. In this practical guide, he shares the nine effective principles—counter-intuitive tactics and strategies—you too can use to become more persuasive in both your professional and personal life.
Robert Cialdini's Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 3,220. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Consumerism, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
This is a Summary of Robert Cialdini's Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion by Robert Cialdini. The book is an authoritative work on the art of persuasion. It discusses the mental attitudes that make you say “yes,” and, more importantly, explains how to use these. About the Author Ant Hive Media reads every chapter, We do the work so you can understand the book in minutes, not hours.
Summary of The Fifth Risk by Michael Lewis (Discussion Prompts)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,510. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2019 by gatsby24. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
In the New York Times bestselling book The Fifth Risk, Michael Lewis poses this question: “What are the consequences if the people given control over our government have no idea how it works?” All across all government departments, the same story plays out: The Trump appointees were few and far between.
Dave Ramsey’s The Total Money Makeover: A Proven Plan for Financial Fitness | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 4,980. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance / money management, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
This is a Summary of Dave Ramsey’s book, 'The Total Money Makeover'. It is based on his personal life experiences, since he became a millionaire and then four years after that became bankrupt. He says that before a problem can be solved, a person has to admit that there is a problem. This summary is aimed for those who don't have the current time to devour all 257 pages.
W. Chan Kim & Renée A. Mauborgne’s Blue Ocean Strategy: How to Create Uncontested Market Space And Make the Competition Irrelevant | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Strategic planning, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
This global bestseller, embraced by organizations and industries worldwide, challenges everything you thought you knew about the requirements for strategic success. Now updated with fresh content from the authors, Blue Ocean Strategy argues that cutthroat competition results in nothing but a bloody red ocean of rivals fighting over a shrinking profit pool
Dale Carnegie's How To Win Friends and Influence People Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 3,420. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
Personal relationships determine one’s success. The way in which you are able to connect with others serves to determine how well you succeed in life. The book describes how one can maximize one’s interacting with others so that you can create strong personal as well as professional relationships. Ant Hive Media reads every chapter, leaving you with a new perspective and time to spare.
Michael D Watkin’s The First 90 Days: Proven Strategies for Getting Up to Speed Faster and Smarter Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 5,230. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Decision-making & problem solving
This is a summary of Michael D Watkin’s The First 90 Days: Proven Strategies for Getting Up to Speed Faster and Smarter Whether you’re starting a new job, being promoted from within, embarking on an overseas assignment, or being tapped as CEO, how you manage your transition will determine whether you succeed or fail. Use this book as your trusted guide.
Summary of The Splendid and the Vile: A Saga of Churchill, Family, and Defiance During the Blitz by Erik Larson: Conversation Starters
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2020 by Cb. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
The Splendid and the Vile is a New York Times bestseller book written by Erik Larson, which shows an enthralling portrait of Winston Churchill and London during the Blitz. In this book, Larson depicts in a cinematic detail about how Churchill taught the British people to be fearless.
Summary of The Ride of a Lifetime: Lessons Learned From 15 Years as CEO of the Walt Disney Company by Robert Iger: Conversation Starters
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,010. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2020 by Cb. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
‘The ride of a lifetime: Lessons Learned from 15 Years as CEO of the Walt Disney Company’ is the autobiography of Walt Disney CEO Robert Iger. The book released on September 23, 2019, and became an instant hit. In this book, Bob Iger has detailed his journey of growing the Disney company into the world-renowned brand as it is today.
The Catcher in the Rye: A Reader's Guide to the J.D. Salinger Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,820. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
This new guide to The Catcher in the Rye will give you an even greater understanding of the book. Included in this guide: a biography of author J.D. Salinger, a look at the book's context, its literary elements, detailed chapter summaries, analysis, and suggestions for essays. This is the definitive guide to The Catcher in the Rye, and guaranteed to add to your enjoyment of this classic story
Summary of The Island of Sea Women: A Novel by Lisa See (Discussion Prompts)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,600. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2019 by gatsby24. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
Lisa See, the author of the New York Times bestselling novel The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane, writes a new novel about family secrets and female friendship on one small Korean island. See’s new novel The Island of Sea Women is set on the beautiful island of Jeju in Korea. Young-sook and Mi-ja are best friends who hailed from very different backgrounds.
Josh Waitzkin’s The Art of Learning: An Inner Journey to Optimal Performance | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 5,090. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
In his riveting new book, The Art of Learning, Waitzkin tells his remarkable story of personal achievement and shares the principles of learning and performance that have propelled him to the top—twice.
Yuval Noah Harari’s Sapiens: A Brief History of Mankind Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
This is a summary of Yuval Noah Harari’s Sapiens: A Brief History of Mankind. The book reveals how human beings were created and evolved. It also takes a deep look into the history and biology that have come to define us while enhancing what we understand by “humanity.” The summary is aimed for those who want to capture the gist of the book but don't have the current time to devour all 498 pages
David D. Burns’ Feeling Good: The New Mood Therapy | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 4,640. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
This is a Summary of David D. Burns’ Feeling Good: The New Mood Therapy The good news is that anxiety, guilt, pessimism, procrastination, low self-esteem, and other ′black holes′ of depression can be cured without drugs. In Feeling Good, David D. Burns, M.D. outlines the remarkable techniques that will immediately lift your spirits and help you develop a positive outlook on life.

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