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Shadows of Chicago: The True Story of Three Men and the Crimes that Shocked America
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,670. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century
Imagine an America where crime flourishes unabated, where fires burn out of control, and where sports are controlled by the gambler’s dime. This is not historical fiction; this is fascinating nonfiction at its best. With distinctive Chicago flair, Matthew Drew tells the incredible true story of three childhood friends.
Secrets of Craps and Other Casino Games
Price: $9.50 USD. Words: 53,810. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014 by Editions Dedicaces. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
This book’s centerpiece is a Line Betting strategy for Casino Craps, which is the very best way the game can be played. Comprehensively, the book presents a complete system of casino craps play. It’s the product of the author’s nearly thirty years of studying and personally playing the game.
Managing Construction Projects
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,900. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / General
A sucessful construction project is a blend of project management and construction management skills. This book identifies the scope development, estimate preparation, schedules, subcontract management, management of change, and creation of a management system to support your project
Major Bank Fraud Cases - A Critical Review
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 96,140. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Banks & banking
As a timely reminder for all Bankers and those involved in critically examining bank fraud cases this book traces out what went wrong in each of the Major Bank Fraud cases, what was the modus operandi and what were the major deviations which facilitated this fraud and learning points based on the experience gained in critical examination of more than 150 cases. 50 case studies are discussed.
Swimming at Villa Hugel
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,380. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2014 by UCS PRESS. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
Post World War II Germany was Mary Hanford's world as a young American girl. She was the "fly on the wall" witness to events designed to take down the Krupp empire, which had been major money behind Hitler. Her lawyer father was part of the team that took over the Krupp mansion -- Villa Hugel . In this enchanting memoir, Mary reveals what happened as she saw it through her eyes as a young girl.
Healing the Heart Chakra - 21 Ways to Follow Love's Message
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,420. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Religion and self-improvement
The quality of your life depends on one essential ingredient. This is the degree to which you can give and receive love. In both profound and practical ways, Healing the Heart Chakra – 21 Ways to Follow Love’s Message shares 21 ways to realize Love as that state of Being from which you are intended express in unique and wondrous ways. Your everyday life becomes the wisdom school of Love.
A Pastor's Adventures, the Good, the Bad, and the Sad
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,400. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Biography / General, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting / parent & adult child
Retired Pastor Joe B. Hewitt’s new book, A Pastor’s Adventures, the Good, the Bad, and the Sad, tells of his ministry in Texas that took him also from frozen Siberia to the heat of the Amazon River.
A Working Faith In An Age Of Science: Science And Religion In Harmony
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,860. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion & Science
This book looks at several difficult questions which arise at the interface between science and religion. It does so in an introductory manner, with the science being presented in a "popular science" style. The target audience is from late teenage onwards, so no degree is needed. It argues that there need be no conflict between an authentic religious faith, and the findings of modern science.
Who Am I? ~ How My Daughter Taught Me to Let Go and Live Again
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,060. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2014 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Abuse / domestic partner abuse
Megan Cyrulewski is an ordinary person who has faced extraordinary challenges and now wants to inspire people and show them that hope gives them the power to survive anything. Who Am I? is about her journey into post-partum depression, anxiety disorder, panic attacks, visits to the psych ward, divorce, domestic violence, law school, and her courageous struggle to survive with her sanity intact...
A Collection of English Editorials by a Chinese Editor-in-Chief
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 69,210. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Chinese is a very difficult language to the Westerners, so is English to the Chinese. Over 70 years ago, Sun, Jui-chin was a Chinese journalist who was appointed as a director and editor-in-chief from October 1945 to September 1946. This book contains 72 editorials.
Biblical Portraits of Creation
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 53,210. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / General
A faithful and edifying exposition of key chapters or sections of the Bible that speak of the glories of creation. It represents an ideal resource for pastors who want to preach a series on creation. And with its use of study questions, it can be used with profit for group Bible study.
Victory through the Lamb
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,260. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / New Testament
The book introduces Christians to the book of Revelation through a study of one of its key themes: victory. Running counter to Revelation’s prevailing interpretation, it proposes that Christians, represented by the audience in the Seven Churches, have been in tribulation since the first century and that Revelation was written to help Christians be victorious over the challenges of life.
Living in the Third Dimensional Soap Opera... A Spiritual Guide to Sanity
Price: $4.19 USD. Words: 110,790. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Living in the Third Dimensional Soap Opera is a guide book combining spiritual, metaphysical, and psychological thoughts to give the reader a deeper perspective on life. This book offers simple concepts that are easy to apply to take the 'edge'off day-to-day living.
Their Story
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 135,790. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2014 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
Many have written about the conventional military history of WWI with its focus on units and battles, only using personal information to illustrate points of history. This approach perpetuates a generic ANZAC legend that has until now excluded the contribution of family and supportive community groups. Some have written about the grief and impact the losses of the war caused to families at home.
The Muslim Prayer book How to Pray Step-by-Step and the Rewards of Islamic prayers 2nd Edition with more information
Price: Free! Words: 95,420. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam
The Muslim Prayer book How to Pray Step-by-Step and the Rewards of Islamic prayers 2nd Edition with more information
Esquema Ponzi: como tirar dinheiro dos incautos
Series: Riscografia. Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 79,480. Language: Portuguese. Published: August 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economic history, Nonfiction » True Crime » White-collar crime
O negócio de investimento em criação de avestruzes (Avestruz Master) e os fundos de investimento de Bernard Madoff são exemplos de um tipo de fraude denominada Esquema Ponzi. Em 1920, nos Estados Unidos, Charles Ponzi afirmava poder arbitrar entre taxas de câmbio e instrumentos postais, com um retorno de 400% por operação. As filas de interessados no investimento cresciam. Ponzi ficou milionário.
Campbell's Rambles: How a Seeing Eye Dog Retrieved My Life
Price: Free! Words: 65,090. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
How the author obtained her first guide dog, Campbell: what motivated her, the extensive training she had, the special relationship she developed with her trainer, and the good friends she made. Challenges awaited her back home, including domestic abuse. With honesty, courage, and humor, Patty Fletcher tells an inspiring and informative story of personal development.
24 Soho
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,960. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Biographies, Nonfiction » New Age » Supernatural
A wild magic carpet ride filled with outlandish undertakings, secret bumps and mythical stops. Cartier's often torturous, always adventurous life so adroitly depicted here is ultimately a triumph of the human spirit.
“BRAINCHAINS. Discover your brain and unleash its full potential in a hyperconnected multitasking world”
Price: $10.03 USD. Words: 170,410. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Applied psychology, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
What is your most important tool to be successful? Your brain! What do you know about your brain? Nothing. The result: you unknowingly ruin your performance and obstruct its synergy with your ICT-tools such as your email and phone. In "BRAINCHAINS" you discover your brain, to unleash its full potential in a hyperconnected, multitasking world and to get the best results from your brain-ICT synergy
Dreaming of Hope Street
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 90,180. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
From Living On The Streets of Medellin, Colombia To Becoming A Successful Entrepreneur in New York Overcoming the odds to find happiness Dreaming of Hope Street is the story of how he went from living in the streets to become a successful entrepreneur. The book is in the classic Coming-of-Age tradition, and proves that, though life can be ugly and brutal, even the most disadvantaged can overcome