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A Worker's Writebook: How Language Makes Stories
Price: $2.99 $1.00 USD. (67% off until Dec. 31!) Words: 79,390. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2019 by Personville Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This quirky writing guide by Jack Matthews (author of 20 literary works) offers insight about how successful writers mold raw experiences into a story and how language helps you to do that. Erudite, witty, idiosyncratic, serendipitous, mischievous, sesquipedalian, entertaining, introspective and colorful: these are adjectives which come to mind when reading this book.
His Red Eminence, Armand-Jean du Plessis de Richelieu
Price: $2.99 $0.99 USD. (67% off until April 30, 2020!) Words: 86,140. 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.
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.
A Hairdresser's Diary
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free until Sep. 16!) Words: 55,980. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book is the story of a little girl who through a childhood full of struggles, hardships and pain had a dream. That dream was to someday become a hairdresser. Follow her as she trades her dollies in for the real thing.This is the diary of a hairdresser who had a calling and a great memory. It is filled with stories of pain, sadness, gossip, angst, triumph, challenge and most of all, humour. Th
Tough Lessons from the Bible: Second Edition
Price: $4.99 USD. (Free until Jan. 1, 2020!) Words: 71,810. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Theology / Liberation, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Theology / Anthropology
This book covers issues that are debated in the church and throughout the world. Some of the issues discussed include: homosexuality, abortion, suicide, false prophets, true origin of Christmas. The purpose of this book is to correct certain false teachings that are prevalent within the Christian Church. This book will give all people a proper intro to Jesus and His bible.
Am I God, Gobland?
Series: Torture Trials, Book 1. Price: $3.95 USD. (Free until June 30!) Words: 71,000. Language: American English. Published: October 24, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / existentialism
The first installment of the Torture Trials series introduces a writer who was sentenced to hell, murdered to expedite his trip there, then returned by the grace of God to battle demons as one himself. The internal struggle and turmoil justifying his battle externally is cleverly disguised to be indistinguishable from the reality that unfolds before him. Ages 13+
Dispossessed: The Burning of Murder City USA. 'A True Story!'
Price: $4.99 USD. (Free until May 28!) Words: 66,400. Language: American English. Published: April 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography, Nonfiction » History » North America
Detroit in 1950 was a bustling metropolis, the most advanced and fastest growing city on the planet at the time... "Motor City USA": a place with the brightest of futures. But by 1967 it was being called "Murder City USA" and, in July of that year, tensions that had been simmering for too many years finally blew. In four days of rioting Blackbottom, the heart and soul of old black Detroit, burned.
Black & White
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free until May 22!) Words: 64,670. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Eastern
A metaphysical Western, set in modern times and incorporating more than a touch of the East: not shades of gray but juxtapositions of black and white, and the transcendence of duality.
Lean B2B: Build Products Businesses Want
Price: $19.99 $4.99 USD. (75% off until May 31!) Words: 59,380. Language: American English. Published: February 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » New business enterprises, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business & entrepreneurship
Packed with more than 20 case studies and insights from over a hundred entrepreneurs including the founders of Vontu, Taleo and the MIT Entrepreneurship Center, Lean B2B consolidates the best thinking around B2B customer development to help entrepreneurs quickly find traction in the enterprise.
Take It Upon Yourself to Live a Wholly Vibrant Life!
Price: $22.00 $13.20 USD. (40% off until June 1!) Words: 113,250. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
Take It Upon Yourself to Live a Wholly Vibrant Life introduces the basic concepts of health and wellness from the holistic perspective. It offers new information and multiple ways to help suffering people find relief and live healthier. It is a comprehensive book that explores diverse ills and holistic health modalities for relieving maladies. Better manage stress, breathe fully, and sleep deeply.
Be Radical...Follow Christ
Price: $2.49 USD. (Free until Dec. 31!) Words: 57,480. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Devotional, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Life / Personal Growth
How does a passionate Christ-follower radically integrate faith with business, family, and personal purposes without being classified as a religious fanatic? Why even be a radical disciple? Written as a legacy for his daughter, it is now available for all who desire a deeper, more authentic relationship with the Triune God. Read it as a devotional for encouragement in your walk with Christ.
A Hairdresser's Diary: Scissors Retired
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free until Sep. 16!) Words: 116,390. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
. These are stories filled hardships and disasters, mingled with blessings and joy, and through it all you will come to see how a six-year old girl who was lost, unloved and abused became a woman of great passion and inspiration.
Alternative Economics: Reversing Stagnation
Price: $6.95 $4.87 USD. (30% off until May 30!) Words: 59,480. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics / macroeconomics, Essay » Political
(5.00 from 1 review)
The anthology “Alternative Economics: Reversing Stagnation” includes 3 translator’s introductions, 3 poems from the translator, 12 articles by Tomas Konicz, and articles by Ulrike Herrmann, Helmut Martens, Franz Garnreiter, Sven Giegold, Karl Georg Zinn, Mohssen Massarat, Joachim Bischoff, Andreas Kolbe. Attac and the Rosa Luxemburg foundation. New priorities, assumptions and policies are vital.
The Boon: Thoughts of a Schizophrenic in Remission
Price: $4.99 USD. (Free until Jan. 1, 2023!) Words: 82,690. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Accompany Eugene Uttley on a mythological “hero's journey” to another world and back again, and join him as he articulates the prize that he won there – The Ultimate Boon. Through his struggles in coping with schizophrenia, Uttley has come to know what he wants. Now he just needs to figure out how to get it.
'Let Me Gather Myself' - Discover the New You
Price: $4.99 USD. (Free until June 17!) Words: 53,160. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation & inspiration, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
I wrote this book to share some of my life experience and some of the things I have learned that have proven useful. I also hope that it helps you develop a new world view. If it is useful then I hope it's because it has helped you create a unique manual for everyday life and to you simplify and take charge.
For Mother's Sake
Price: $3.45 $2.59 USD. (25% off until Jan. 28, 2020!) Words: 117,120. Language: American English. Published: August 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Music » Individual Composer & Musician
The true-life account of Jimmy Carl Black, the “Indian of the Group” who, together with Frank Zappa, Roy Estrada and Ray Collins, formed the original and outrageous 1960's Los Angeles rock band: “The Mothers of Invention”, one of the 20th century’s most influential bands. Jimmy recalls these times with a clarity that is remarkable, considering the backdrop – free love, drugs and “freakiness”.
The Pencil Case
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free until May 31!) Words: 123,950. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A hit on the head with a pencil case began Paul Wilson's lifelong battle against the system and the pencil-pushers who tormented him. Neither wrongful incarceration nor childhood abuse and deprivation could break Paul Wilson’s indomitable spirit, but survival meant an endless battle against the system that stole him from his family and denied him his freedom and his identity.
Not Far From The Tree
Price: $4.79 $3.11 USD. (35% off until June 30!) Words: 58,300. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Inspired by “seeds of knowledge” implanted in him by his Mother, a single Black parent, Eric Otis Simmons went on to accomplish some incredible things in life - despite seemingly impossible odds. In his Memoir, Simmons masterfully tells how these “seeds” proved to be the cornerstone behind his subsequent academic, athletic, and business success with some of America’s largest Corporations.
Mark's Not So Groovy Life
Price: $2.99 $0.99 USD. (67% off until June 28!) Words: 168,160. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
I have written this story to reveal many things about my life, and why I am the person I am today.
My Amazing New Parts 1 and 2
Price: $4.99 $2.50 USD. (50% off until June 28!) Words: 380,340. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Transgender, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Gay & lesbian
Story of a boys journey to girlhood, and the struggles she has, both externally and internally at times.