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On Being Vegan: Reflections on a Compassionate Life
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 20,880. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living, Essay » Sociology
Although the word “vegan” has gained traction in the public consciousness in recent years, misunderstandings and misconceptions still prevail about what “vegan” means. “On Being Vegan" sets out to dispel these myths and demystify what it means to simply live according to the values of compassion, kindness, and wellness we already possess.
Sixty Words or Phrases Commonly Misused by ESL/EFL Students Preparing for Universities
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,530. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014 by Wayzgoose Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - English (insert language book was written in)
This book is for classroom or individual study for students who need to clean up their grammar at the word level in preparation for university-level academic writing. It presents 60 words or phrases that are problematic for advanced non-native students of English, exposing the errors, explaining them, and providing examples of correct usage and opportunities to practice writing.
English Grammar and Essay Writing, Workbook 2
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,770. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014 by Wayzgoose Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Distance & online education
This workbook accompanies the online course, College Writing 2.2x, Principles of Written English, the second of a series of three courses offered by College Writing Programs of the University of California, Berkeley through edX.org. You do not need to have taken the first course to benefit from this second one.
How to Be a Successful MOOC Student
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,050. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014 by Wayzgoose Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Distance & online education
(5.00 from 1 review)
MOOCs – Massive Open Online Courses – enable students around the world to take university courses online. This guide, by the instructors of edX’s most successful MOOC in 2013-2014, Principles of Written English (based on enrollments & rate of completion) advises current and future students how to get the most out of their online study. Suitable for both native and non-native speakers of English.
Fifty Ways to Practice Writing: Tips for ESL/EFL Students
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,860. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013 by Wayzgoose Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - English (insert language book was written in)
This book is made for students of English as a Second or Foreign Language. You will learn 50 ways to practice and improve writing – both with pen and paper and typing. By applying these methods, you will write more, write faster, and write more correct and more interesting papers and letters
Enhancing Performance: Mental Training for Coaches, Athletes, and Parents
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,300. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology
This book describes the methods and mental skills necessary for optimal performance in individual and team sports. Forty brief chapters representing such topics as attention and concentration, goal-setting, imagery, mental preparation, and mental toughness are covered. The book will be of interest to coaches, college and club level athletes, high school players, and athletes' parents
Health Promotion Pathways: Applied Activities for the Collegiate Classroom
Price: $27.00 USD. Words: 47,360. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Health Promotion Pathways is an activity guide for college students enrolled in health promotion classes. The activities range in duration, including problem-solving activities, case studies, and events. They are written to inspire open-ended responses and class discussion. This activity guide best supports content in community health, health education, and program planning.
Naturally Flawless: A holistic approach to clear skin
Price: $15.95 USD. Words: 5,160. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Green living
Holistic Skin-care, and how to get rid of acne.
Fifty Ways to Practice Vocabulary: Tips for ESL/EFL Students
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,180. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013 by Wayzgoose Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - English (insert language book was written in), Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
This book is for students of English as a Second or Foreign Language. You will learn 50 ways to learn, practice, and remember vocabulary. By applying these methods, you will understand English more easily and speak and write it better. You don't need to be in an English-speaking country or in an English class to use this book.
Negotiating for Success: Essential Strategies and Skills
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 35,140. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2014 by Van Rye Publishing, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Negotiating, Nonfiction » Law » Arbitration, Negotiation, Mediation
This practical guide to personal and business negotiations goes beyond the bargaining phase to cover the entire process from your decision to negotiate through an evaluation of your negotiation performance. The book includes tools such as a negotiation planner, “decision trees” for calculating negotiation alternatives, psychological tools, and a tool for assessing your negotiation style.
Digital Media Skills
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 69,200. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Video production
Learn to use your computer more effectively! Take a peek into digital imaging. Try your voice at audio recording and editing. And get that video off your camera, imported to an editor and compressed. Make something great with your computer.
Scrum Narrative and PSM Exam Guide
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 51,560. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Software development & engineering / general
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Scrum, as new way of product development, delivers high value. Authentic knowledge body of Scrum is Scrum Guide. It is too dense to absorb without context and correlations. This book reveals Scrum with context and correlations using Active Learning technique. It is all-in-one guide for Professional Scrum Master (PSM 1) aspirants, with comprehensive Scrum material, tips, and 250+ practice questions
Supercapacitors 101 - A home Inventors Handbook
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,660. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy
(5.00 from 1 review)
The supercapacitor is an emerging technology that promises to play an important role in meeting the demands of electronic devices and systems both now and in the future. This book traces the history of the development of the technology, and explores the principles and theory of operation as well as giving some guidance on the methods for producing the materials required to construct one
Introduction to HTML & CSS
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 12,340. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » HTML
This book covers the basics of HTML and inline CSS based on the latest standards proposed by W3C. Basic topics are covered to make it possible to build a simple web page. This book is used in Introduction to HTML and CSS topics in courses taught at City College of San Francisco where the author teaches.
Economics for Smart Citizenship
Price: $17.99 USD. Words: 73,690. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics
This book helps people understand the economics that affect them in their daily lives: learning, working, earning, future planning, running a business, penetrating the macroeconomic fog of the media and politicians, and being good citizens. It describes the decision-making process as people try to better themselves and how to set up a society for maximum betterment of its citizens.
Graphene 101 An Inventor's Guide to Making Graphene
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,600. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Research & Methodology
(4.00 from 4 reviews)
Being such a fascinating material lots of people are interested in it and it has become something of a mystery that is generally thought of as being something only an expensive lab can produce. This is far from the truth. This book grew out of a series of youtube videos i created to show how graphene could be made in your own home with a minimum of materials and tools.
Neuropsychopharmacology: A Tutorial Study Guide (box set)
Price: $39.99 USD. Words: 223,480. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Medical science, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Medicine
“ Neuropsychopharmacology” is a part of the Neuropsychopharmacology course series textbooks. It is a tutorial written in questions and answers format. It is a study guide with in-depth explanations. Each section is a modular unit that is self-contained for easy reading. The principles and concepts are introduced systematically so students can learn and retain the materials intuitively.
Principles of Biology: Animal Systems: A Tutorial Study Guide (box set)
Price: $39.99 USD. Words: 202,220. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Sciences
“Principles of Biology: Animal Systems” is a part of the Principles of Biology course series textbooks. It is a tutorial written in questions and answers format. It is a study guide with in-depth explanations. Each section is a modular unit that is self-contained for easy reading. The principles and concepts are introduced systematically so students can learn and retain the materials intuitively.
NinjaScript Programmer's Launch Pad
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 13,470. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Computers & technology
(4.00 from 4 reviews)
The NinjaScript Programmer's Launch Pad is a tutorial for programmers new to NinjaTrader's NinjaScript programming environment. It provides the new NinjaScript programmer with an understanding of the underlying structure, data, key classes, and efficient techniques for writing NinjaScript indicators. The Launch Pad can shave days off the difficult learning curve.
Self-Publisher's Legal Handbook
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 44,700. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Law » Intellectual property
Self-Publisher’s Legal Handbook is the first step-by-step guide to the legal issues of self-publishing. Attorney and self-published author Helen Sedwick uses 30 years of legal experience to show writers how to stay out of court and at their desks.