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I Saw Them Ride Away
By Harry Arthur Gant
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 133,210. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2010 by Castle Knob Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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Harry Arthur Gant lived at the intersection of the Old West and the New West. He was a cowboy in Colorado during the 1890s and a silent-film cameraman in Hollywood. He tells his story with a distinctive mix of Old West plain speaking and New West sophistication, with the rough edges left on. This memoir spans two of the most fascinating parts of America's past.
A Lazy Man's Guide to Success
By Bill O'Hanlon
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,090. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
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This breezy, succinct book by Bill O'Hanlon, featured Oprah guest and author of 30 books, gives you everything you need to know to figure out what to do with your life and succeed at it, even if you are lazy, flaky, perfectionistic or fearful. A fun, irreverent and inspiring read.
Business Thinking with Aloha
By Rosa Say
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 24,620. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
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Become a Business Thinker. Re-imagine work, and gain better control of your life as you do so, even if you never decide to go into business for yourself. Adopting a business mindset opens up your options, helping you feel confident, connected and in-the-know. This book presents the fabulous utility of a new working attitude in a values-based bonus: the coaching of the Managing with Aloha movement.
Jane, A Woman's Determination and the Wild West Frontier
By Michael R. King
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 70,960. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Wild west
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Jane McKechnie Walton was murdered during Utah's pioneer day celebration in 1891. One hundred and eighteen years later, her case - solved. Emigrated from Scotland in 1850, she braved an ocean crossing, walked the American plains as a pioneer and conquered, "Hole in the Rock," where wagons and cattle were lowered 2,000 feet below. Fought Indians and drunken outlaws and settled the west.
Divine Love/Divine Intolerance
By Darrell Ahrens
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,270. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2010 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
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How much does God expect us to tolerate? Liberals demand we tolerate lifestyles that violate our deeply held religious and moral values and contradict Holy Scripture. But should we? Our new brand of "tolerance" is drawing America away from its Judeo-Christian foundation and the values and vision for America our Founding Fathers insisted were crucial to the nation’s welfare.
Lifeliner: The Judy Taylor Story
By Shireen Jeejeebhoy
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 67,180. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
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Judy Taylor relished her simple happy life. She had a loving husband, three young daughters, a beautiful suburban home. But after intestinal blood clots annihilated her guts, Judy faced starving to death in a cold Toronto hospital. The year was 1970. Judy lived two more decades without eating. "Lifeliner" is about her inspirational story from death to life, from ordinary woman to medical pioneer.
Reinventing Cinema: The First Decade of Digital Cinema
By Nick Dager
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 73,650. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
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In May 1999 Star Wars: Episode 1 – The Phantom Menace opened with digital screenings in a handful of movie theatres in and around New York and Los Angeles: digital cinema’s first decade was underway. An eyewitness to all the challenges and changes taking place, Nick Dager, founder of the website Digital Cinema Report, chronicles the people who are using new technology to reinvent cinema.
Dangerous Journey
By Marie Harlech-Jones
Price: Free! Words: 17,850. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2010 by Aichje Books. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
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Do you have breast cancer, do you know someone who does, or do you wonder how you might deal with it? The author reflects on how it affected her at various stages of diagnosis, treatment, and recovery. She also reflects on the reactions of friends and family members, including the effects on her marriage. 'Dangerous Journey' is intended to offer insights, support, courage and inspiration.
Your First Web Site
By Joseph Ortez
Price: Free! Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Starting up
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This ebook will help small businesses learn how to create their first web site using economical means. The three key ingrediants are covered: obtaining a URL, finding a hosting provider, and creating the pages that will become your business web site.
Smart Study: How to Study Less and Get More
By Jane Genovese
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 410. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
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From receiving 5% on her first test at law school, Jane Genovese finally walked away with an award for reaching the top 2% in her university. How did she do it? In this comic (40 pages), Jane shares her personal experience of grappling with studies through school and university to achieve great results. Her strategies and advice will help you to improve your memory, concentration and grad
My Two Years in the Priest Corps
By Joe Novara
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,730. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
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My Two years in the Priest Corps is one insider’s answer to the question, ‘how do priests get that way?’ From elementary school aspirations, to theology studies in Rome during the Second Vatican Council to eventual disaffection with the Catholic Church, I focus on larger life lessons arising from my personal experience of the ministry rather than reminiscence for its own sake.
Horses, Critters, and Other Tales of a Cowboy's life
By Brian Gore
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,390. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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These are the stories of my life... That the statute of limitations have run out on anyway! A number of short stories detailing a few of my 'finer' moments... and a couple... uh... less than fine.! I hope reading them will provide you as much enjoyment as dusting off the memories and putting them down on paper has brought me. I Vow! These are all true... with little need for embellishment!
Almost Perfect: How a Bunch of Regular Guys Built WordPerfect Corporation
By Word Place, Inc.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,960. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business biography
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The fascinating inside story of WordPerfect Corporation's rise from rags to riches, straight from the man who ran the company. In 1980 Pete Peterson was hired as the $5-an-hour part-time office manager by a fledgling software company. That company because WordPerfect Corporation, and Peterson quickly because Executive Vice President.
Keeping Your Soul Work Alive: A Meditation on Writing and Self-Publishing
By D. Patrick Miller
Price: Free! Words: 1,700. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Arts
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In this brief essay, a veteran author, independent publisher, and writing coach muses about the challenges of honest self-expression -- and the even bigger challenges of getting one's expressions out into the world.
Success Secrets of a Reader
By Stacia Pierce
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 14,000. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
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Reading is an important skill that you will use your whole life. It turns an ordinary life extraordinary. If you plan to be successful, reading will help get you there. Life coach Dr. Stacia Pierce shows you how to use reading as a tool for yourself, how to increase your income potential through reading and how to become an expert in your field. "Reading will change the seasons in your life."
From Kansas Farm Boy to Moderator A Short History of the Life of Rev. William Francis Keesecker
By Mary Jane Baird
Price: Free! Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2010 by Murder Creek Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
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A grandmother records some details of her late husband's life for the benefit of his grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Get Your Head Around Punctuation (…and how to teach it!)
By Alan Peat
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 13,400. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
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This new book, by leading international literacy expert Alan Peat, covers all punctuation marks in common English usage with a wealth of concrete, practical strategies for teaching five to sixteen year-olds. The book also includes Alan’s unique visual and physical reminders approach. Ideal for the busy classroom teacher.
Magick, Mystery & Medicine: Advanced Shamanic Healing
By Kristin Madden
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,420. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2010 by WillowTree Press. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine
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Through humor, warmth, and honesty, Kristin Madden shares first-hand experience and specific details of shamanic healing practices. Drawing on a wide variety of shamanic cultures and modern practitioners, as well as the author's personal experience of over 30 years of healing, Magick, Mystery, and Medicine provides a unique manual for empowering both healer and patient.
Chasing The Rainbow: Facilitating A Pagan Festival Without Losing Your Mind
By Tish Owen
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,400. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2010 by WillowTree Press. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
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Chasing The Rainbow is destined to become the quintessential guide for facilitating Pagan festivals. Author Tish Owen draws from over a decade of experience running one of the Mid-south's largest alternative-spirituality gatherings. In her down to earth and often humorous style, she offers sound advice and common sense planning techniques for any and all festival coordinators.
Spell It Correctly
By Tish Owen
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 118,860. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2010 by WillowTree Press. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Witchcraft and wicca
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Magic - It's not just for Witches anymore! Written in her signature "Southern Folk" and often humorous style, Tish Owen offers an in-depth look at magic, spellcraft, and how it works - for everyone, not just Witches. Spell It Correctly includes Tish's own personally crafted, practical spells for everything from ending an addiction to stopping gossip, and even help with finding a job.