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Health Promotion Pathways: Applied Activities for the Collegiate Classroom by Jennifer J. Edwards, Ph.D.
Price: $27.00 USD. Words: 49,320. 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.
Biochemistry Dictionary for Health Professionals by Graham Shaw
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 39,760. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Biochemistry(5.00 from 1 review)
So much more than a dictionary. It contains interactive case studies, short lectures and 'high-impact' biochemistry terms that overlap with physiology, pharmacology and the clinical sciences. It is ideal for students studying for board examinations allowing them to optimize their precious study time.
300 CEN (Certified Emergency Nurse) Exam Questions and Answers by Minute Help Guides
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 39,180. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
If you are taking the state CEN examination or just interested in what it entails, this book of questions will help you. 300 CEN questions (and answers) are included here. The book covers the following topics: Cardiovascular Emergencies, Gastrointestinal Emergencies, Genitourinary, Maxillofacial, Medical Emergency, Orthopedic, Patient Care Management, Professional Issues, and more!
The Rural Setting Thesaurus: A Writer's Guide to Personal and Natural Places by Angela Ackerman
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 105,550. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Thesauri
The Rural Setting Thesaurus helps writers like never before by exploring over 100 school, home, and natural locations, providing the sensory details for each along with possible sources of conflict that can be found there. Also covered are many figurative language techniques that can be used to convey emotion and bring the setting to life, creating a vibrant, one-of-a kind experience for readers.
Business Planning for Editorial Freelancers: A Guide for New Starters by Louise Harnby
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 28,390. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Careers, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Starting up(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Published in association with The Publishing Training Centre, this practical guide takes new freelance proofreaders and copyeditors through the basics of planning their business. Chapters focus on the different aspects of editorial freelancing, training, client focus, getting experience, financial assessment, promotion, networking, tools for the job and real-world case studies.
How To Be Your Own Bodyguard by Nick Hughes
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,550. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides(5.00 from 7 reviews)
Self Defense tips for men and women from a lifetime of protecting clients in hostile environments. Includes avoidance and awareness skills of the professional protection agent as well as dynamic, pressure tested techniques.
Writing Memoir by Kathy Stewart
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 26,600. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Are you interested in your ancestry? Have you ever wanted to research your family genealogy? Then Writing Memoir is the book for you. Learn how to find your ancestors, build a family tree, do a family search and leave a legacy of your life for your descendants via a well-written and interesting life story.
Organizing Paper @ Home: What to Toss and How to Find the Rest! by Barbara Hemphill
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 61,730. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
Why can't I ever find the papers I need? Did I save that on the computer or is it in my file? Sound familiar? Despite all our technology, paper is still the No. 1 challenge in households nationwide. From the home office to the kitchen counter, Barbara Hemphill offers a practical and proven step-by-step solution to purging, sorting, and taming that paper (AND electronic) tiger.
GRE Reading Comprehension: Detailed Solutions to 200 Questions by Vibrant Publishers
Series: Test Prep, Book 4. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 78,660. Language: American English. Published: October 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Foreign language study, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- GRE (Graduate Record Examination)
GRE Reading Comprehension: Detailed Solutions to 200 Questions is designed to help students analyze and interpret complex and unfamiliar passages in the minimum possible time by employing simple, yet effective test-taking strategies. With over 200 Reading Comprehension questions straddling all possible topics, formats and question types, students get the most intensive practice opportunities.....
A Writer's Guide to Harry Potter by S.P. Sipal
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 85,490. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2016 by Lisa London. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Author of HarryPotterForWriters.com blog and international speaker, S.P. Sipal, charms both fans and writers with her insight into the techniques which brought Rowling’s magical world to life. This fifth-anniversary edition has been completely updated and expanded to include Harry Potter and the Cursed Child and the upcoming film trilogy, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them.
Escape the Game: How to Make Puzzles and Escape Rooms by Adam Clare
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 28,060. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
Good escape rooms are made by thinking of the player experience first. Escape the Game covers all aspects of creating your escape room from scratch. The book is meant to inspire designers to think holistically and to think about their escape rooms as more than the sum of their parts. Includes a sample puzzle that you can use in your room!
Dictionary of Old Occupations by Jane Hewitt
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,720. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries
Interested in history? Researching your family tree and wondering what those old occupations you found on census records actually mean? Maybe you are a creative writer looking for details to give your work authenticity? The Dictionary of Old Occupations explains the meaning of job titles, trades, professions and terms dating back through the centuries.
Chapter One: A Fast, Fun Way To Write Fiction by Meredith Bond
Price: $6.98 USD. Words: 26,270. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Have a great idea for a novel, but don’t know where to start? Have you started your novel, but got bogged down after only the first few pages and don’t know how to go on? Then this book is for you! Chapter One is a beginning writing course. This book can be used in conjunction with the course or instead of it.
The Urban Setting Thesaurus: A Writer's Guide to City Spaces by Angela Ackerman
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 124,040. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Thesauri
The Urban Setting Thesaurus is the key to creating stronger, more powerful descriptions by showing writers how multisensory details can draw readers in and enhance the story. Through its sensory exploration of over 120 urban settings, this book will help writers create a realistic, textured world readers will long to return to, even after the book closes.
Telling Your Tale: A Beginner's Guide to Writing Fiction for Print and eBook - Integrated Book and Workbook Edition by Angela Benson
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 53,020. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Telling Your Tale: A Beginner's Guide to Writing Fiction for Print and eBook, Integrated Book and Workbook Edition, is a 10-week writing class in ONE eBook! It includes a series of exercises and worksheets to guide writers who want to improve their craft and is supported by a YouTube channel with video discussions of related writing topics.
How To Build A (Semi) Solid Yurt For Under $1,500 by Robert Lee
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 22,630. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
Build your own 16-foot yurt for under $1,500 (inc. insulation and floor deck). All materials readily available at most lumber yards (except tarps). Guide includes ideas for plumbing, heat, power. Assembly time (1 person) is about 3-4 hrs, disassembly approx. 2 hr. Time to cut and prepare all materials: 30-40 hr.
Speaking Activities That Don't Suck by English Teacher X
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,550. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
One of the most painful aspects of any TEFL job is getting the students to speak. Far too many teachers exhaust themselves trying to entertain and motivate surly or shy students - but yet again English Teacher X is here to help. Here is a book full of clear, succint, and EFFECTIVE ways to give your students NO CHOICE but to produce HUGE AMOUNTS of English in a variety of classroom situations.
Chasing The Rainbow: Facilitating A Pagan Festival Without Losing Your Mind by Tish Owen
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,390. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2010 by WillowTree Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals(4.00 from 1 review)
Chasing The Rainbow is destined to become the quintessential guide for facilitating Pagan festivals. Author Tish Owen draws from over a decade of experience running one of the Mid-south's largest alternative-spirituality gatherings. In her down to earth and often humorous style, she offers sound advice and common sense planning techniques for any and all festival coordinators.
Inciting Incident: How to Begin Your Story and Engage Audiences Right Away by H. R. D'Costa
Series: Story Structure Essentials. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,850. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Screenwriting, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
This guide will teach you all you need to know about the inciting incident--your secret weapon against boring your audience. You’ll learn about the 4 key traits of the inciting incident; when to keep it off-screen; its connection to genre; 4 ways to handle what happens afterwards; how it can help you edit; and strategies for writing your first pages. Plus, 10 case studies from blockbuster movies!
The Comedy of Errors In Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version) by BookCaps
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 16. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,640. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Mistaken identity. Seduction. Theft. Demonic Possession. It all sounds like the plot of a crazy TV soap opera! But it Shakespeare...maybe not the Shakespeare you remember from High School, but it's all in this play...if you can understand it! If you have struggled in the past reading Shakespeare, then BookCaps can help you out. This book is a modern translation of The Comedy of Errors.