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Brain Damaged “Their Stories, My Journey”
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 83,080. Language: American English. Published: October 3, 2013 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Physical impairments, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Speech-Language Pathologist Lydia Winslow writes a candid account of her lifelong career as a speech-language pathologist. In her heartfelt memoir, she provides insight into her professional and personal life and the important role of caretaker that she’s played in patient recovery and esteem, including the daily experiences, challenges, and triumphs of SLPs, and the patients whom they treat.
Aquariums for Sharks: Pet Sharks and Shark Fish Care; The Complete Owner's Guide
Price: $5.47 USD. Words: 17,970. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
Everything you need to know about keeping sharks and shark fish in your home aquarium. Includes shark care, pet shark species, shark fish, aquarium tank maintenance, equipment, water chemistry, feeding and diet,health, lifespan, shark profiles and breeding.
14 Fun Facts About Dwarf Planets: Educational Version
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,410. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
More space objects have been found beyond Pluto, in a region known as the Kuiper Belt. In 2003, Eris was discovered. Its existence was confirmed in January 2005. It was found to be larger than Pluto and was put forward as a tenth planet in our solar system. This caused debate among astronomers. Are there more, larger objects in our solar system? How many? Educational versions have CCSS activities
5 Steps to Retiring Rich From Your Business
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Strategic planning
Long before you can sell your business for millions you need to build a business worth millions. This specific action oriented ebook describes the specific process to assuring that your business has a high enough value so that open the sale of your business, you can retire rich.
14 Fun Facts About Asteroids: Educational Version
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,240. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
Circling the heavens is a belt of rock and dust. Lying between Mars and Jupiter and orbiting our sun, The Main Asteroid Belt was once thought to be the remnant of an exploded planet or the beginnings of a planet that never formed. How much do you know about asteroids? Find out 14 fun facts in this book! Educational versions have Common Core Curriculum activities.
Flow
Price: Free! Words: 23,000. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Categories: Essay » Business, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
FLOW: Written for people of PASSION - coaches, consultants, authors, artists, teachers, trainers, mentors, marketers, enlightened entrepreneurs and everyone who truly wants to wake up the WORLD through your work........ FLOW is about finding your place - and discovering your purpose - and most of all....finding magic, meaning and MOJO while following a professional path that is uniquely yours.
A Story of the Sioux War: Educational Version
Series: 15-Minute Books. Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,430. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Adventure & Adventurers, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
In the summer of 1862, we were living in the State of Minnesota. There I had a most remarkable experience. We lived about a mile from the town of Lac Qui Parle. There were only father, mother, and myself. I am Susanna. We had moved to Minnesota three years before. My parents moved to restore their health. They were feeble and needed a change of climate. Educational versions have CCSS activities.
A Daring Rescue: A Story of George Washington: Educational Version
Series: 15-Minute Books · Heroes in History 15-Minute Books. Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,470. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Adventure & Adventurers, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
It was a calm, sunny day in the year 1750. The scene: a piece of forest land in the north of Virginia, near a large stream of water. Surveying equipment was lying about, and several men were resting under the trees. Their dress and appearance showed that they were laying out the wild lands of the country. Find out what George Washington did in this book! Educational versions have CCSS activities.
Jack Thayer and the Wreck of the Titanic: Educational Version
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Biographies. Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,830. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Adventure & Adventurers, Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / 20th Century
The Seventeen-Year-Old Son of a Pennsylvania Railroad Official Tells the Moving Story of His Rescue ONE of the calmest of the passengers was young Jack Thayer, the seventeen-year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. John B. Thayer. When his mother was put into the lifeboat he kissed her and told her to be brave, saying that he and his father would be all right. Educational versions have CCSS activities.
People-Centered Innovation: Becoming a Practitioner in Innovation Research
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 51,970. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Research & development
Written with a general audience in mind, People-Centered Innovation focuses on innovation research in corporate settings.
Quitting Places
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 27,190. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Spiritual Growth
Quitting Places has been written as a source of encouragement. Too often, when we find ourselves facing illness, tragedy, or disappointment, we feel as if “we are the only ones”…even though we are not. This book shares lessons learned, which will help in taking our eyes off of ourselves and to lift our eyes unto the hills, from whence cometh our help. What a friend we have in Jesus!
James Williams: Runaway Slave Boy: Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 7,950. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Historical, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
My name is James Williams. I was born in 1825 in Elkton, Maryland. My mother was a slave, so I was a slave. I was born in the house of William Hollingsworth, my master. Read this true story of how James Williams escaped from slavery alone, when he was just a boy of thirteen. Educational Versions have activities added to meet Common Core Curriculum Standards.
Typhoid Mary, The Story of Mary Mallon: Educational Version
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 10,140. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Women, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Historical
Ask most adults who Typhoid Mary was, and they'll tell you a lie. They'll tell you she was someone who killed hundreds of people. Maybe even thousands. They'll tell you she was a woman who knew she had a deadly disease and didn't care that she spread it to others. But is it true? No. Most of it is not true. Here is Mary's story. Educational versions have Common Core Curriculum activities.
Dr. Sara Josephine Baker: Educational Version
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 12,560. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Women, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Historical
Sara Jo Baker grew up questioning everything. She also grew up doing a lot of things that only boys were supposed to do. She mostly did them with her father and younger brother. Then Jo's world fell apart. Her father and brother died within months of each other. Jo thought it was her job to help support the family, so she went to college and became a doctor. Educational versions have CCSS activiti
The Hidden Disaster of College Dorm Life
Price: Free! Words: 6,530. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
College life has deteriorated into multi-sex living even to the point of not being able to take a shower with normal levels of privacy. At the same time, young adult students are more and more psychologically challenged. This essay defines steps parents and students can take to be aware and to reverse the negative trends so that more appropriate arrangements can be delivered by universities.
Rain-In-The-Face: Educational Version
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 11,010. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Historical, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
The name Rain-in-the-Face struck fear into the hearts of white men. He was a fierce Sioux warrior who fought many battles. One of those fights was the Battle of the Little Bighorn, where General George Custer was killed. Many people say Rain-in-the-Face killed Custer. Others said that he killed Tom Custer, General Custer’s brother, and cut out his heart.Educational versions have CCSS Activities.
MJ-Misunderstood
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 17,380. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013 by Pipit Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
This book is an unauthorized biography of Michael Jackson, containing a candid representation of the King of Pop as seen by an objective chronicler.
Numbers for First Graders
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,530. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Mathematics / Algebra
If your child is struggling with math, then this book is for you; the short book, covers the topic and also contains 30 practice problems to work with. This subject comes from the book “First Grade Math (For Home School or Extra Practice)”; it more thoroughly covers more fifth grade topics to help your child get a better understanding of first grade math. If you purchased that book, or plan to
Where Does Money Come From? A Guide to the UK Monetary and Banking System
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 88,940. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013 by The New Economics Foundation. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Banks & banking, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Money & monetary policy
where does money come from? reveals how the bulk of today’s money supply is created and allocated by commercial banks in their role as providers of credit. The fact that private banks can create money is understood by central banks, but little known by the public. The authors argue that this system is inherently unstable and this second edition includes sections on Libor and quantitative easing.
Money for First Graders
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,320. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Mathematics / Algebra
If your child is struggling with math, then this book is for you; the short book, covers the topic and also contains 30 practice problems to work with. This subject comes from the book “First Grade Math (For Home School or Extra Practice)”; it more thoroughly covers more first grade topics to help your child get a better understanding of first grade math. If you purchased that book, or plan to