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Snakeskins and Signposts
Price: Free! Words: 84,460. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Loaded down with dehydrated rice and beans and her hunger for freedom, Sher pedals 2,000 miles from Bellingham, WA, through the Cascade Mountains to southern OR and back. Strangers are friends, the smell of a forest ravages the senses, every caw from a crow is a sign, and home will never be the same again. Told with humor and candor, this tale keeps readers perched on handlebars leaning forward.
1492 and All That: A Fool's History of the USA
Price: Free! Words: 21,990. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor & satire
(4.96 from 23 reviews)
The "fool" of the title is the inept narrator, who takes us on a warm but clueless tour of US history. He stops briefly to visit American culture, the American mind and various problems he claims to solve but fails even to illuminate. Presidents get harpooned along with both parties. Yet the view is ever rosy, including a glimpse of endless prosperity that "only Yankee Doodle dares dream of."
Производные Нуля: Дневник Структуратора
Price: Free! Words: 47,260. Language: Russian. Published: October 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Banks & banking, Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Путеводитель по миру финансового инжиниринга и структурных продуктов от лица русского инсайдера. Влад Горячев проработал 15 лет в западных банках - в Нью Йорке, Лондоне и Москве - в роли структуратора и трейдера деривативов. Начиная с простейших инструментов, автор объясняет устройство и механизмы действия все более сложных производных, эволюцию банковских продуктов и причины кризиса 2008 года.
How I Learned
You set the price! Words: 64,160. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Home schooling, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This is an autobiography of an autodidact, a personal story of one boy's meandering path through the American educational system.
The System - How To Have The Business You Deserve: Live Your Life And Run Your Business Your Way
Price: Free! Words: 89,150. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / business development
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The book explores the everyday business dilemmas of fictitious business owner John Stanley and shows how to turn your business around from you working for your business, to your business working for you. This ‘on-point’ handbook gives readers the sensation of eavesdropping on high-level decision-making and infighting and ultimately how to get your business working for you.
Calm Your Driving Test Nerves
You set the price! Words: 14,930. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
If you struggle with nerves when taking your driving test,this book is ideal for you. The author Sean Grey recently teamed up with a national driving magazine in the UK (ADI News). He worked with learner drivers and trainee driving instructors around the country who were failing their driving tests because of nerves. The results were remarkable- a 100% success rate
The Americas North to South, Part 1: Mom! There's a Lion in the Toilet
Price: Free! Words: 21,160. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Nothing goes to plan in this modern day family adventure. As the Anderson's leave winter behind and explore the mysteries of the Lost City of the Inca, unbelievable tales are shared with classmates back home. Pack your suitcase, and come along for the ride in Part 1 of Mom! There's a Lion in the Toilet, based on the true-life extraordinary adventures of 6 Andersons 1 World.
No Weird or Fancy Stuff
Price: Free! Words: 11,130. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » General cookbooks
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
A California girl's collection of 36 yummy simple recipes. Fun and carefree, they'll become your go-to-favorites, your trusty standbys, and the recipes you'll use so much; you'll end up knowing by heart. Illustrated with original images, each recipe also includes a description or "enlightenment" on the inspiration or history of the recipe sure to crack a smile or a spontaneous giggle.
A Tree Change...at any age--and the risks/rewards in meeting a man on the Internet!
Price: Free! Words: 46,630. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
When Patria and Jack moved to a hobby farm in a beautiful Australian valley, life seemed to get better every year. With Jack constantly affirming his happiness and gaining Australian citizenship, his trusting partner was dumbfounded to discover he had covertly resurrected an old romance and that Stella was coming from USA to share his life, saying, 'I will share my toys, but not my man'!
Between the Lines
Price: Free! Words: 144,990. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
(4.54 from 13 reviews)
I wrote eighty letters to my family as an eighteen year old Marine serving in Vietnam during the war. I was reunited with these letters sixteen years later. When I sat and read them, I was blown away by what I had written, and what I had not... It has taken twenty-eight years to finish this book which pained me so many times that often I could not keep at it... Finally I have finished... Peace
Horse Vet - Chronicles of a Mobile Veterinarian
You set the price! Words: 51,170. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Gunshot injuries. Breeding disasters. Controlling trainers, nutty horse owners, warm hearted clients and “laugh-out-loud-funny stories that you just can’t make up”- Dr. Courtney deals with it all in this lively series of tales about the life of a mobile vet in the Colorado Rockies. Diehl makes us laugh, cry and smile, and shows what it’s really like to be a mobile veterinarian.
Just Keep Knitting: a journey of healing through forgiveness, faith, and fibre
Price: Free! Words: 55,760. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2012 by Apple Jack Creek Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
When chest pain and exhaustion forced a pause in her busy life, author Lonna Cunningham was called upon to take a closer look at the big events of her past: the death of her infant daughter, her husband's sudden personality changes and the discovery of the brain tumour that had triggered them ... then she had to rethink her past in order to find her path to the future.
How to Use Military Experience to Qualify for the PMP® Exam
Price: Free! Words: 11,080. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Business Management, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Military
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Learn exactly how to use your military experience to qualify for the civilian Project Management Professional (PMP®) certification exam! Retired U.S. Marine Corps Master Gunnery Sergeant, Tim Dalhouse, shows you how he did it, and how you can too. This book details the 5 Key Steps to start your PMP transition today!
May We Journey Together
Price: Free! Words: 10,620. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
This book is an inspirational and spiritual journey of truth and enlightenment, and with God’s love it brings words of hope and happiness through life’s many challenges. You discover personal meaning in so many passages that you will find yourself turning to the book often, as it inspires you on this fantastic journey we call life, embracing all of what is yet to come.
Emerge Already! The Ultimate Guide to Career Building for Emerging Artists
Price: Free! Words: 43,420. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Music business, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Arts
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
A priceless how-to & how-not-to guide by innovative concert pianist Jade Simmons. This tell all covers everything including carving your niche, marketing, creating package deals, approaching management, what presenters really think and how not to get re-engaged. This is the stuff they never taught you in school direct from one of America's most exciting and versatile young artists.
Entering the Race to the Moon - Autobiography of an Apollo Rocket Scientist
Price: Free! Words: 84,830. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is the autobiography of a rocket scientist during the early years of NASA’s Apollo Mission to the moon. This writing describes four chapters of his life. Three were significant in U.S. history; early school integration in the deep south, a period of brutality in the Marine Corps, and the race to land a man on the moon. A fourth chapter includes short stories of his Sea Scout adventures.
A Few Kind Words
Price: Free! Words: 4,980. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
(5.00 from 1 review)
Some helpful hints and words of encouragement to brighten your day and the day of those around you.
Gone To Southwood--The Community You've Always Wanted
Series: The Southwood Collection, Book 1. You set the price! Words: 107,350. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Life / Spiritual Growth
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Southwood vision and mission: "...when Jesus saw the multitudes...the worn out, knocked down, wandering about." The broken, beaten, bruised and worn out come to Southwood to be healed, to learn skills, to find their life purpose, to be empowered, to be equipped, to be energized and to participate in the community they have always wanted--authentic, intimate, challenging, supporting, engaging.
Ways to Propose / Part 3 of "Romantic Activities and Surprises: 800 Dating Ideas - An Illustrated Guide for Men" / Section 1 (SHORT VERSION)
Series: WIN THE HEART OF A WOMAN OF YOUR DREAMS. Price: Free! Words: 3,250. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Dating, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Marriage
(5.00 from 1 review)
In both sections of this eBook you will find various suggestions on ways to make your wedding proposal unique and spectacular. The guide is a source of romantic dating ideas, guaranteed to inspire you to make your "love story" beautiful, exciting, unforgettable, and amazing!
Ways to Propose / Part 3 of "Romantic Activities and Surprises: 800 Dating Ideas - An Illustrated Guide for Men" / Section 2 (SHORT VERSION)
Series: WIN THE HEART OF A WOMAN OF YOUR DREAMS. Price: Free! Words: 2,620. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Dating, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Marriage
(5.00 from 1 review)
In both sections of this eBook you will find various suggestions on ways to make your wedding proposal unique and spectacular. The guide is a source of romantic dating ideas, guaranteed to inspire you to make your "love story" beautiful, exciting, unforgettable, and amazing!