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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.
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.
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.
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.
Green Riches:Help the Earth & Your Budget by Jackie O'Donnell
Price: Free! Words: 20,400. 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.
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.
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.
World's Best Food Jokes by Alex Watts
Price: Free! Words: 9,890. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Essays, Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
Contains hundreds of the best food gags foraged from the four corners of the Earth. Ranging from curry gags - What’s a chicken tarka? - to celebrity chef jokes - What's the difference between Gordon Ramsay and a cross-country run? - this book will leave you holding your sides more than a dodgy, late-night kebab in Blackpool. 100% belly laughs guaranteed.
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
Making Love The Ultimate Guide to Real Love and Joy by Henry Vargas
Price: Free! Words: 10,540. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Religion and self-improvement, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
In this book you'll be exposed to the 7 Climaxes of Love that'll allow you to experience love like you've only dreamt about. You'll also discover the evidences of love so that you can be sure and confident in knowing that you are loved.
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.
Your Writing Companion by David Bowman
Price: Free! Words: 10,670. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
Top writing strategies and expert instruction from each of Precise Edit's writing guides. One critical article from the Precise Edit Training Manual, eight days of powerful instruction from 300 Days of Better Writing, five top strategies from Bang! Writing with Impact, and two confusing word pairs from Which Word Do I Use?
How to Get a Job by Lisa Saunders
Price: Free! Words: 4,860. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides(5.00 from 1 review)
A former recruiter discusses what it really takes to get a job in this down economy. Topics covered include why a resume objective may be deadly, buzzwords that should be included in online resumes,where to meet potential employers, how to behave at a networking event, the benefits of interning—even for adults long out of school, and finding work as an independent consultant until you get a job.
AVMA Strategic Plan 2012-2015 by AVMA
Price: Free! Words: 2,150. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
AVMA’s vision for the future, its five major goals and their respective objectives are listed in this strategic plan. This strategic plan is constructed to take advantage of the association’s core competencies, build new competencies and advance the veterinary profession to better serve society.
The Backward Approach to Ebook Success by Ted Summerfield
Price: Free! Words: 9,060. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books(4.33 from 6 reviews)
Thinking of writing an ebook? Not sure how to go about it? This ebook contains important do’s and don’ts on marketing ebooks, pricing ebooks, and using social networks. It also provides useful sales and genre data, and demonstrates how using the personal knowledge and experiences described in this ebook will improve your foray into the world of self-publishing.
The Career Explorer's Journal 2014 by Paul G. Diamond
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,790. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Careers, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Careers(4.67 from 3 reviews)
The Career Explorer’s Journal is an eBook companion for the life and length of your career. Unlike most other career guides, we're not here to tell you how it is. We know you’ll be the guru one day so our aim instead is to provide you with support, encouragement and all the time it takes to make this role your own. All you have to do is pay attention to details and record what you find.
Introduction to Korean Chess by Chris McDade
Price: Free! Words: 6,620. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a brief introduction to the ancient game of Korean chess. While it is primarily oriented toward the player of Western chess, it should be readily accessible to anyone wishing to peruse this fascinating game. This is a truncated version of the full book.
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.
Book on English Grammar, Punctuation and Capitalization. by The Gifted Learning Project
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,780. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation
The How to Grammar Page includes over 38 pages of information. Refresh your English/Grammar skills and read everything from the rules of English and Grammar to correct punctuation and capitalization. Easy to understand examples for each topic are also included to help explain each rule properly.