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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.
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.
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.
Letters to Eunoia: The Book of Mental Health Pep talks
Price: $5.99 $3.59 USD. (40% off until May 21, 2020!) Words: 47,680. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health
This book of mental health pep talks is designed for you to thumb through the table of contents to get support & encouragement for whatever your mood or circumstance is. Whether it's a simple "read this if you need Monday motivation" or a more serious "read this if you're struggling to get out of bed," this book meets you wherever you are on the spectrum of feeling & being with compassion & love.
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
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+
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.
Spiritual Truth Series vol 3 How You Think Determines Who You Are
Price: $2.49 $1.25 USD. (50% off until June 30!) Words: 31,100. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Life / Spiritual Growth, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence & self-esteem
How you think & what you think about determines how you live your life. How you think about yourself, how you think about others, & how you think about God determines your life. What are the key controllers in your life? Does your life or thoughts call God a liar? Joseph, David, & Gideon went through times in their lives where their thoughts guided their future. Truth in bible times still applies.
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.
The Singularity is Coming - The Artificial Intelligence Explosion
Price: $3.99 $2.39 USD. (40% off until June 7!) Words: 38,620. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Intelligence (AI) & semantics, Essay
(4.00 from 1 review)
This ‘fact-fiction’ book is about THE SINGULARITY, and the resulting Artificial Intelligence Explosion. A singularity is a one way event, something which cannot be reversed. The event explored in this book is Artificial General Intelligence; how its runaway consequences will change our way of life… completely. Will we be ready for it?
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.
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.
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.
Great Business Emulates a Good God
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free until Dec. 31!) Words: 42,030. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Life / Spiritual Growth, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Life / Professional Growth
How does God, Church, and Faith make your business great? How does one integrate theology into everyday business strategy? What is the best model to follow in cultivating a business culture that flourishes? This presentation is a case study of six profitable companies: Hobby Lobby, Chic-Fil-A, Tyson Foods, Ford Motor Co., Google, and The Walt Disney Co. It seeks to answer these questions.
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.
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.
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!
1 Year in the life of a Middle-Class South African
Price: $1.00 USD. (Free until June 24!) Words: 25,280. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: March 2, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Life / General, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economic conditions
Follow the full year inside the life of a middle-class South African. Every Chapter is a monthly look at the difficulties one faces being a middle-class South African. The Middle-class are often overlooked with regards to most financial aspects regarding schooling and housing as they are considered to be too rich, but don't have funds to even own a home.
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.