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Practicing the Unmistaken Path
Series: Lam-rim Teachings from Kopan, 1991. Price: $0.99 USD. (Free until March 26!) Words: 59,060. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014 by Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Buddhism
In this first volume of Lama Zopa Rinpoche's teachings given during the 24th Kopan lam-rim course in 1991, Rinpoche covers topics such as compassion and universal responsibility, the benefits of developing bodhicitta, the disadvantages of self-cherishing, and emptiness.
Cherishing Others: The Heart of Dharma
Series: Lam-rim Teachings from Kopan, 1991. Price: $0.99 USD. (Free until March 26!) Words: 47,660. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2015 by Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Buddhism
In this last volume of Lama Zopa Rinpoche's teachings given during the 24th Kopan lam-rim course in 1991, Rinpoche emphasizes renouncing the self-cherishing mind and the benefits of cherishing other sentient beings, teaches on the benefits of taking vows and concludes the Kopan course with advice on how we can practice Dharma in the west.
Creating the Causes of Happiness
Series: Lam-rim Teachings from Kopan, 1991. Price: $0.99 USD. (Free until March 26!) Words: 51,060. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2015 by Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Buddhism
The second volume of Lama Zopa Rinpoche's teachings given during the 24th Kopan lam-rim course in 1991 explores topics such as the nature of the mind, karma, death, reincarnation and emptiness.
Cutting the Root of Samsara
Series: Lam-rim Teachings from Kopan, 1991. Price: $0.99 USD. (Free until March 26!) Words: 54,570. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2015 by Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Buddhism
The third volume of Lama Zopa Rinpoche's teachings given during the 24th Kopan lam-rim course in 1991 includes a clear discussion on sexual misconduct, an explanation of how karmic appearance and emptiness are intertwined and a multifaceted commentary on the eight Mahayana precepts motivation.
Hypatia of Alexandria
Series: The Legendary Women of World History, 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,130. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Women
(5.00 from 1 review)
As the western world fell into darkness, she dared defend the light. For over 40 years Hypatia stood between the dark ages and the light of classical philosophy, arts, and sciences. Though none of her books survived the aggressive book burnings of religious zealots, her legacy remains that of one of the greatest scientists of all time. This is her fascinating true story.
Intelligent Universe
Price: $5.99 USD. (Free until Dec. 30, 2023!) Words: 10,000. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Theology / Anthropology, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Cosmos
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
What does our universe look like? How are we connected to it? What did the inhabitants of Babel intend to accomplish by building a pyramid? What of our Heavenly progenitors? Is there an eternal pattern of creation and redemption common to the Fathers of our God? Inquiring minds and sincere hearts may find a springboard to soul stretching questions in this candid, concise, and well sourced work.
Talking the Language of Love
Price: $4.89 USD. (Free until Oct. 14, 2020!) Words: 10,530. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Dysfunctional relationships, Nonfiction » Sex & Relationships » Women's sexuality
Max is a specialist in both personal development and brain function. In "Talking the Language of Love", he shows how sensual miscommunication is causing havoc in relationships and how to fix it. His Exercise in Induced Hyper Sensuality (IHS) is a revelation and teaches us how to turn otherwise embarrassing sensual situations into not only positive encounters, but intensely erotic experiences.
NewLaw New Rules - A conversation about the future of the legal services industry
Price: $15.99 USD. (Free until Dec. 31!) Words: 39,590. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » General law
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
NewLaw New Rules breaks new ground. The book shows how trends in industry structure and clients' buying behaviour are changing the legal landscape – and in doing so create opportunities for a new category of legal services provider and also challenge law firms based on the traditional business model.
Fake Times
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free until Dec. 31, 2029!) Words: 17,710. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » General
Gary J Byrnes, Blog, August 2014 - August 2018 While collecting my blog posts from 2014 to 2018, I was struck by how much has changed and how much has stayed the same. Recurring themes include religious division and social change, the search for a global story that unites humanity and the vague worry that maybe reaching for the stars means that we’ve already thrown in the towel.
The Ghost Signal
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free until March 31!) Words: 5,080. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » The Paranormal, Nonfiction » New Age » Aliens & UFOs
New Paranormal Research in deceased ghosts, entities, new Theories, new Techniques, new enhancements and the afterworld revealed.
Extrasensory Extortion: A Supernatural Subterfuge
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free until April 6!) Words: 9,800. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions
This is a story of an extraordinary deception from the extrasensory perception of the clairvoyant. An illusionary journey beginning from the third eye to the sixth sense and dragged through the legal medium of the accountant’s expertise, for an intriguing culmination into fraud and deception. Find out how the enigmatic and the pragmatic combine to commit legal fraud.
Ancient Heroines
Series: The Legendary Women of World History Collections. Price: $4.99 $0.99 USD. (80% off until Nov. 20!) Words: 45,430. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
The fascinating and inspiring stories of three of the ancient world's most famous heroice women come together in one volume. Begin the journey with "Cleopatra VII: Egypt's Last Pharaoh." Then discover Roman Britain with "Boudicca, Britain's Queen of the Iceni." Finally, defend the light with "Hypatia of Alexandria." Three heroic women. One boxed set you won't be able to put down!
Empress Wu Zetian
Series: The Legendary Women of World History, 5. Price: $2.99 $0.99 USD. (67% off until May 22, 2020!) Words: 10,080. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
Travel back in time over one thousand years and meet the first and only female emperor of China. Born Wu Zhao and given the reign title "Zetian" just weeks before her death in 705 CE, she was the unwanted daughter of Chancellor Wu Shihuo -- too bright, too educated, and too politically focused to make a good wife according to contemporary interpretations of the Analects of Confucius.
Cleopatra VII: Egypt's Last Pharaoh
Series: The Legendary Women of World History, 9. Price: $2.99 $0.99 USD. (67% off until Nov. 20!) Words: 22,760. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Historical
Cleopatra was the last of the Greco-Egyptian Ptolemaic dynasty. She was also the only descendant of Ptolemy to speak Egyptian. More than Caesar's lover. More than Egypt's most famous queen, she was a woman of courage, compassion, and vision who loved Egypt more than any other Greek before or since ever could. Includes a detailed timeline, bibliography, and a special Easter egg for Doctor Who fans.
Negotiate Anything! Secrets to Make Companies Treat You Fairly
Price: $9.95 USD. (Free until Nov. 9, 2027!) Words: 62,840. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business & entrepreneurship, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Consumerism
“Negotiate Anything!” is the culmination of a 30 year longitudinal study of customer service -- a first. It is authored by a husband and wife team. It has two audiences. For consumers, it presents secrets to make companies treat them fairly so they get their money’s worth. For businesses, it teaches them how to pull ahead of the competition by providing excellent customer service.
His Red Eminence, Armand-Jean du Plessis de Richelieu
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free until May 1, 2020!) Words: 86,410. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography, Nonfiction » History » European
Priest. Lover. Statesman. Cardinal Armand-Jean du Plessis, duc de Richelieu is one of the most famous -- or infamous politicians of all time. Made a villain in the popular Dumas novel, "The Three Musketeers," the real man was a dedicated public servant loyal to king and country. A man of logic and reason, he transformed how we think about nations and nationality.
The Ultimate Side Hustle for Word Geeks
Price: $2.99 $2.24 USD. (25% off until April 2!) Words: 1,740. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Arts
A cheap and worthy resource for today's freelance linguist or anyone who works with words
What Every Author Needs to Know about Microsoft Word Styles
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free until Jan. 1, 2025!) Words: 1,050. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Reference
This short tutorial shows the novice author how to use Microsoft Word Styles to format their books.
Thought Log 2015.08.17.1900
Price: $8.99 USD. (Free until Dec. 30, 2023!) Words: 35,990. Language: American English. Published: January 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Theology / Angelology & Demonology, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Theology / Anthropology
A compilation of years of pondering and personal study of man's relationship to God and the cosmos, this book explores thoughts, visions, and dreams regarding the creation and various unexplained phenomena from the author's perspective. This work is of priceless personal value to the author and may have significance to posterity and other interested parties.
Chasing Muhammad Ali, Fighting the Opioids
Price: $4.97 USD. (Free until April 3!) Words: 125,230. Language: American English. Published: August 17, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
One man's heroic return from crushing loss! Boxing's George Foreman called George Chuvalo “the toughest man on the planet." Chuvalo went on to have a special lifelong relationship with Muhammad Ali based on their two epic bouts. Then, in retirement, he lost three sons & his wife to opioids. Chuvalo had to rebuild his life from the ashes, embarking on a one-man crusade to reach out to young people.