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And I Thought I Was Crazy! Quirks, Idiosyncrasies and Meshugaas
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,780. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders
Do you refuse to take the top newspaper on a stack (even if perfect)? Insist the toilet paper hang "over"? Wait for the phone to ring at least twice before answering? Hilarious collection of odd behaviors exhibited (and confessed to) by otherwise normal people. Laugh. Chortle. And gasp at people’s quirks. People do the darndest things! NY Times Book Review, Today show, Washington Post, more.
The Celebrity Personal Assistant Survival Guide
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,740. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders
Written by Brian Daniel, "Headhunter to the Stars," this tell-all guide teaches aspiring and veteran assistants how to find and keep jobs with celebrities and high net worth families. Before establishing The Celebrity Personal Assistant Network, Brian Daniel was a personal assistant to celebrities, billionaires, and even royalty. This book offers a unique insight into the secret world of the rich.
Kirjoituksia elämästä ja mysteereistä
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 148,130. Language: Finnish. Published: January 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Tämä kirja perustuu blogiin, jota pidin vv. 2006–2012 nimellä Palin Zon. Sinä aikana ehdin olla niin kiireinen yrittäjä kuin työtön luuserikin. Lastujeni aiheet menevät äärestä laitaan, kuten elämänikin. Enimmäkseen kuitenkin vain nauran kaikelle ja tarkastelen elämän eri ilmiöitä paremminkin kieli poskessa kuin otsa kurtussa.
The Vandal
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,170. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Who Is The Vandal? Many, many moons ago, a young man had dreams of becoming a rock guitar mega star and indulging wantingly in a sex, drugs and rock ‘n roll lifestyle. However, no amount of practice, no amount of digital dexterity and no amount of musical talent amounted to anything close to realising his dreams.
Seinfeld Secrets: An Insider Scoop About the Show
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,320. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013 by Praetorian Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Seinfeld Secrets is the only book to reveal an insider scoop into the show. Discover little-known facts about the creators, actors, guest stars, and show. Go behind-the-scenes and discover a lost episode that was partially filmed but never aired. Each episode has an interesting past--how plots were developed, scenes were changed, and actors shaped the show. It is the best insider book available.
Caribbean Enigma: Drugs In Paradise
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 79,330. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Caribbean & West Indies / General
An exploration of the history and modern realities that have created the Carribbean region. How the drug culture and the cartels are changing it; a key reference for understanding the political, social, and economic diversity of each individual island.
Mde Myinga's Pack
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 45,100. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
This is a color illustrated biographical account of raising a wolf pup in a home environment. It documents many of both the wonderful and not so great aspects of the fifteen year adventure. It is hoped the book will not only entertain but will also help add to the understanding of these wonderful animals. The reader will come away knowing why having a wolf or wolf hybrid can be very challenging.
Mistero e leggenda nove enigmi inestricabili dall'isola non trovata al caso Taman Shud
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Price: $3.87 USD. Words: 22,080. Language: Italian. Published: August 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Essays
L’isola che non c’è, il caso Taman Shud, La Papessa, Re Artù, Robin Hood, la scomparsa di Nievo e dei Goti di Ravenna, l’Arca dell’Alleanza, Medvedev e gli UFO.
Fabrics a la Romantic Regency
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 257,750. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Reference
"Fabrics à la Romantic Regency" is intended for the use of costume historians, literary scholars, Regency enthusiasts, Regency re-enactors and dance enthusiasts, historical writers and history buffs. Anyone who has questions about fabric from 1795 to 1836 will find many answers in these pages. It covers fabrics,feathers, furs, ribbons & laces, including their uses and contemporary opinions.
Mysteries Of Time Travel: 35 Cases Of Time Travel Intrusion
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,240. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Time
Discover the Mysteries of Time Travel, and explore 35 true cases of: - The incredible Map of the Creator, a 120-million-year-old, aerial map - The 500- million-Year-old hammer - An ancient atomic war still making people sick today - Weather control experiment that killed 35 people in England - Ancient, micro-sized objects found in Russia - And so many more mysterious cases of time travel!
Ice Bullets and Killer Pennies: Fourteen Myths Get the Scientific Shakedown
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Price: $27.99 USD. Words: 31,920. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » General
Ice Bullets and Killer Pennies uses science and engineering concepts to provide complete answers to popular myths. Without resorting to lab experiments, this book deconstructs fourteen myths and uses scientific concepts to bust or confirm each myth.
Trucker
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,990. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
This is the true story of trucking in the United States. It's not like in the funny papers or on TV. It's a way of life that will surprise most people. Follow a year with Merlin and Jo as they drive their semi across the country.
Guardians of Space and Happiness: The QED For Climate Change
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,640. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders
Mutare Meikles Park is an important national park in the social and natural geography of Zimbabwe. A safe house for important cultural, religious and economic livelihood, it is a beautiful national park that is both a stronghold for endangered wildlife species and African tribal traditions.
September Fury: The Day Terrorists Tried to Kill the American Dream
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 29,140. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders
September Fury: The Day Terrorists Tried to Kill The American Dream is a well written a very informative and emotional book on the terrorist’s attack of 9/11/01.
Zidbits: Learn Something New Today! - Volume 1
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,750. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders
Learn something new today as we boldly explore life's little mysteries. Ever wonder if mosquitoes prefer a certain blood type? What happened before the Big Bang? What the Moon smells like? How long you can live off your body fat? We explore the questions you may have once thought about but have long since forgotten. Let us tickle your curiosity.
Injured Money
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,540. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders
True Story of a Man Who Fought Insurance Companies and Won More Than a Quarter-Million Dollars, and How You Can Too!
People Who Changed Our Lives For Better Or Worse
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 41,190. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders
People who changed our lives and altered the thinking pattern in the past 100 years or more are worth remembering. These people with remarkable talents have become immortals.
Fascinating Facts and Fallacies About You and Your World
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 75,460. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders
This book is designed to provide truthful, useful and surprising information, not faulty assumptions or misleading statements. Bad information can produce bad decisions and wasted effort. Fix what needs fixing not what we assume needs fixing.So what you will find in this book is that every fact in the book is referenced. If you doubt the information you can check the source.
¡Qué Buena Frase!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,880. Language: Spanish. Published: July 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders
Un hilarante compendio de frases recogidas de muchas fuentes, personas y países, que pueden ser usadas en mensajes, escritos o en cualquier ocasión. Todas en español.
Pushmepullyous
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,530. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2014 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders
Pushmepullyous - BACKWARDS-FACING SPELLING RHYMES or REVERSE-RHYME SPELLINGS - ‘Pushmepullyous’ are rhymes with a difference - the alphabet letters themselves are involved with the rhyme when one of the two words involved is spelt in reverse.