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Emergency Food and Water Supplies
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Price: Free! Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid
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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)
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Price: Free! Words: 75,410. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2009. Category: 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
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Price: Free! Words: 29,220. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
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
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Price: Free! Words: 1,180. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Category: 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.
Playbook: The Basics of Writing for Bleacher Report
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Price: Free! Words: 11,890. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
"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.
Green Riches:Help the Earth & Your Budget
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Price: Free! Words: 20,400. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2009. Category: 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.
Health Promotion Pathways: Applied Activities for the Collegiate Classroom
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Price: $27.00 USD. Words: 47,370. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
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.
16 Critical Steps for the Unemployed
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Series: Laid Off Now What, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 14,200. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2011 by Laura Dawn Lewis. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » 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
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Price: Free! Words: 12,800. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
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.
Internet Marketing Tool - The Best Spinner
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Price: Free! Words: 1,150. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Learn how to use The Best Spinner to assist you in article writing for your internet marketing needs.
Making Love The Ultimate Guide to Real Love and Joy
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Price: Free! Words: 10,540. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Religion and self-improvement
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.
Your Writing Companion
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Price: Free! Words: 10,670. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
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
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Price: Free! Words: 4,860. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
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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.
Simple Rules for Effective Business Communication
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Price: Free! Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2011 by MoshPit Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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
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Price: Free! Words: 84,230. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014 by Wexford House Books. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
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
The Career Explorer's Journal 2014
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,790. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Careers
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Welcome to the latest edition of the best-selling career guide that treats you like an expert from the start. The Career Explorer's Journal 2014 is now even better equipped to encourage and support a unique journey of discovery for each and every reader. All you have to do is pay attention to details and record what you find, in order to change the way you see your career forever.
So you want to write a novel
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,930. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
So You Want to Write a Novel... was written for the many who’ve wanted to pursue the lofty endeavor of penning (typing) their very own opus, but for one reason or another got lost in the whole process, or perhaps were even a little intimidated. If you want to harness and channel your story into a cohesive format that makes sense, then give So You Want to Write a Novel... a read, and get started!
The Writing Experience
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,480. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
"The Writing Experience... offers the beginning writer down-to-earth and proactive advice for how to start—and succeed—in writing. Dozens of clever writing prompts are guaranteed to get your pen or keyboard moving!" - Maria Schneider, Former editor of Writer’s Digest magazine
AVMA Strategic Plan 2012-2015
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Price: Free! Words: 2,150. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2011. Category: 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.
My Oldest Memory
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Price: Free! Words: 1,010. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This writing sample is in the form, “Child as the narrator" I have a new appreciation for the memories that young children make and keep. This is my actual memory from when I was 20 months old. A great read for anyone who dares to underestimate the memory retention of infants and toddlers. For adults 18+ for drug reference.