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Reviewer in Procedure and Evidence Governing Philippine Shari'a Courts by Mangontawar Gubat
Price: Free! Words: 44,540. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Civil Procedure, Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
This ebook is a review material on procedure and evidence in the Shari'a courts in the Philippines. It includes suggested answers to some shari'a bar questions on the subject.
Major Fantasy Anthologies - A Guide by Blue Tyson
Price: Free! Words: 7,050. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Fiction » Fantasy » General
For fantasy in general, the short story has been less of a focus than science fiction, it would appear. I certainly also have less of it in my collection, or in my head. However, such a form has been around a lot longer, with more practitioners. Monster and ghost stories galore for centuries, for example, not to mention the various mythological tales from all around the world.
The Inspired Query Letter by George Angus
Price: Free! Words: 1,850. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A short and sweet little e-book filled with powerful information about how to write the perfect query letter. As a writer, if you can't write a good query letter, you'll never be able to market your work. The Inspired Query Letter e-book will help make your query letters shine.
Ditch the Publisher: 40 Indie Authors on Their Unique Self-Publishing Journeys by Hayley Sherman
Price: Free! Words: 63,910. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Thinking of self-publishing? Who better to advise you than 40 writers who have been there, done that and, well, written the book?
Playbook: The Basics of Writing for Bleacher Report by King Kaufman
Price: Free! Words: 11,890. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
"Playbook" is a sportswriting textbook, a guide to the basics of writing for Bleacher Report. Based on the concepts used by B/R's Quality Control Team in evaluating writers and stories, "Playbook" can help you reach the high standards of one of the most successful and respected English-language sports websites in the world. Wherever you publish your online writing, "Playbook" can make it better.
Compulsively Writing More Fiction 2012 by Kate Policani
Price: Free! Words: 33,030. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Kate has compiled and reorganized useful blog posts she wrote in 2012. Kate writes her blog to promote her books and to journal her path through Self-publishing. Her experiences can help you to achieve your dream of publishing your book, whether you choose to self-publish, publish traditionally, or just write for your own enjoyment. Kate Policani is a homemaker and compulsive writer from Seattle.
They Stole Your Book! Now What? by Ruth Ann Nordin
Price: Free! Words: 6,780. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing(5.00 from 6 reviews)
What can you do if you discover that someone has stolen your book? What steps can you take to get the stolen book removed? I share what I did when I found three of my books stolen and put up for sale on Amazon. Topics also covered in this ebook are registering your copyright in the United States, book piracy, and using Smashwords.
Internet Glossary A to Z of Terms and Acronyms by Cari Mostert
Price: Free! Words: 16,730. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Reference, Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries
To know your Web, you need an Internet glossary. It is a necessary tool to keep oneself up to date with modern terminology, acronyms and evolving Web subjects. This informative glossary is intended to make life simpler and less complicated for the modern Internet user. As a glossary for the general public, it is easy to understand and as close to layman's terms as possible.
Emergency Food and Water Supplies by Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service
Price: Free! Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals(5.00 from 1 review)
Safe food and water supplies are a major concern following a natural disaster such as a tornado, flood, hurricane or blizzard. Families who live in disaster-prone areas may benefit from being prepared in the event of disaster. Knowing how to safely handle food and water in the immediate few days after the disaster can reduce stress, worry and inconvenience.
100 Items to Disappear First After A Disaster by David Ochoa
Price: Free! Words: 1,180. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals(4.00 from 1 review)
Even in this modern age, these items are still considered extremely desirable during and after a major crisis or disaster. Whether you are a survivalist or not, this list is a guide post on what one considers valuable when the going gets tough.
The Puppy Manual by AdoptaPetcom
Price: Free! Words: 12,800. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
The Puppy Manual is the essential guide to covering the basics of new puppy ownership to help you prepare for the arrival and first few months with your new best friend. Inside you'll find easy to follow tips on basic training, socialization, and much more to help you guide you through puppy-hood.
Kindle Mobile-Friendly Websites by Michael Gallagher
Price: Free! Words: 2,490. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Directories
Your Kindle can do more than read books - you can surf the Internet, check your email, play some great games, use it for grocery lists and class notes, and more. This guide is pretty simple: I show you over 300 mobile-friendly websites you can access with your Kindle.
The Writing Sampler by Bryan Cohen
Price: Free! Words: 29,220. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Author Bryan Cohen has created a free sampler of his books about writing. The book includes excerpts from: 1,000 Creative Writing Prompts: Ideas for Blogs, Scripts, Stories and More; Sharpening the Pencil: Essays on Writing, Motivation and Enjoying Your Life; 500 Writing Prompts for Kids: First Grade through Fifth Grade; and Writer on the Side: How to Write Your Book Around Your 9 to 5 Job.
How to Land (and Keep) a Literary Agent (excerpt) by Noah Lukeman
Price: Free! Words: 75,410. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
The first book written from an active literary agent's perspective that teaches authors why agents reject or accept manuscripts; why they decide to represent certain authors and not represent others; the best way to approach agents; the best way to work with an agent on a daily basis; and that offers them dozens of specific resources to make the difference in getting published.
Green Riches:Help the Earth & Your Budget by Jackie O'Donnell
Price: Free! Words: 18,950. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides(5.00 from 1 review)
Eco-friendly can be eco-nomic. This book offers suggestions that are practical AND save money. It is for people who prefer not to be told what to do but who are problem-solvers, who like efficient, economical solutions that will enhance the lives of their loved ones. It is for concerned people living in a weak economy. It is for all who simply want to do their part to maintain our earthly home.
How to Present at a Language Teacher’s Conference by Adam Simpson
Price: Free! Words: 6,470. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
One of the most rewarding ways of becoming more involved in our profession, I believe, is through presenting at a language teacher's conference. Over the course of the four chapters of this book you’ll find a series of steps, starting from attending a conference and leading up to presenting, which guide you towards getting ready for a conference presentation.
16 Critical Steps for the Unemployed by Laura D Lewis
Series: Laid Off Now What, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 14,200. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2011 by Laura Dawn Lewis. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Careers, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Careers(4.50 from 2 reviews)
From the Laid Off Now What Series, this abridged version of Chapter One tells you what you need to do as soon as you find out you're about to lose your job. These 16 Critical Steps will insure you do not lose money by not doing things and you may garner more money through these tips. It also assures you have plans in place to address any issues that might come up.
How to Solve a Rubix Cube by Capee Slash
Price: Free! Words: 1,220. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2011 by James Pollard. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
This book was written by a teenager for teenagers or anybody clever enough to be able to follow instructions. It walks you through the steps you need to know about in order to be able to solve a rubix cube. There are other, more complex methods available but this one is the easiest for beginners. You might not get it straight away but if you persist, you will get it.
Simple Rules for Effective Business Communication by Jennifer Mosher
Price: Free! Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2011 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing
A short, straightforward guide to effective business communication. What to consider, what to avoid, in 10 easy-to-follow steps. Written by Jennifer Mosher, IPEd (Australian Institute of Professional Editors) Accredited Editor, this little guide will open your eyes to the many ways we communicate and how useful or dangerous they can be to a business. Updated October 2014.
The 2014 Wilmington Real Estate and Relocation Guide by Buddy Blake
Price: Free! Words: 84,230. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014 by Wexford House. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Home buying
Everything you need to know about Coastal Carolina Real Estate featuring... -Insider tips about buying and selling real estate in the Coastal Carolina Area -Information about surrounding towns, and which is best for your family -Insight into employment opportunities, schools, health care, recreational and cultural activities, shopping, climate, transportation, and more