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Pop Culture in the Whedonverse All the References in Buffy, Angel, Firefly, Dollhouse, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., Cabin in the Woods, The Avengers, Doctor Horrible, In Your Eyes, Comics and More by Valerie Estelle Frankel
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 204,450. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
All the references in all of Joss Whedon's projects: From Buffy to Firefly to Avengers to comics, and AA to zombies, shwarma to Star Wars, for the truly avid Whedon fans.
Teachers' Version of Parley After Life by Robby Miller
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 137,170. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Teachers' Version includes an extra 32 pages or 20,000 words of explanatory cross-referenced notes on the homonyms, idioms, double meanings and paraphrases as well as additional literary bibliographic references. Comments on religions and the afterlife are also expounded upon but, more importantly, there are psychological self-help insights into how best to work through the grieving process
È Facile Risparmiare Se Sai Come Farlo! ED. 2014 by Andrea Ponzinibio
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 123,860. Language: Italian. Published: April 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
Questo libro ti farà risparmiare, non fa nient'altro, solo quello. Quindi, visto che ormai sei qui, che dici di provare a scaricare gratis le prime pagine? Ti do solo qualche numero, poi decidi tu: 392 pagine in formato A4, più di 800 link per risparmiare, più di 150 argomenti sviscerati minuziosamente. Ti ho convinto?
The Elements of Fiction by Ulf Wolf
Price: Free! Words: 130,290. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
It was John Gardner, the legendary teacher of the craft, who said that the elements of fiction, like the words in a language, are finite. Oh, are they? I thought, and set about to verify this by collecting authors’ quotes about them. This task began as a cheat sheet, a short list of those elements I recognized and documented by quotes, but soon took on a life of its own. This is the result.
The Fiction Writer's Handbook by Shelly Lowenkopf
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 146,370. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014 by Christopher Meeks. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
"The Fiction Writer's Handbook" is the definitive volume that explains the terms and concepts that writers and editors use when they talk about a work.
Unforgettable Grammar by Dr Lloyd Yam
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 133,010. Language: American English. Published: January 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - English (insert language book was written in), Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - English (insert language book was written in)(5.00 from 1 review)
Interactive learning is brought to the eReader for the first time (try demo). No more incomplete grammar just to get you through tests, but a comprehensive grammar course to gain a complete overview. The technique of 'Unforgettable Grammar' is employed to make what you need to know unforgettable: there is only one rule in writing, learning two tense rules is sufficient to handle tenses....
The Three D's: Democracy, Divinity & Drama by Bruce A. Burton
Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 121,260. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2013 by SynergEbooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
A study of Gender Balance and the Natural Law origins of Democracy, including the origins of language, writing, and the alphabet, Abraham’s Bronze Age influence on the meaning of Divinity and The Bible, the evolution of Dionysus, the naming of Greek Tragic Drama, and the Neolithic influences on Homer, which underlay the rebirth of Democracy in Greece.
Street Talk: Da Official Guide to Hip-Hop & Urban Slanguage by Randy Kearse
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 171,400. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries, Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries
Street Talk: Da Official Guide to Hip-Hop & Urban Slanguage is the most authentic slang language lexicon to interpret the hip-hip and urban slang dialect. Street Talk's 10,000 entries, simplifies the complex hip-hop and urban slang vernacular. Street Talk should be called Webster's cool cousin. Randy "Mo Betta" Kearse proves he has his finger on hip-hip and urban street culture. "Word"
What Would You Do If Your House Burned Down Last Night by Winifred Melesh
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 116,430. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Do-it-yourself / general, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Do-it-yourself / general
What homeowners need to know in order to: *Prevent damage to their homes. *Prepare “just in case”. *Respond when disaster strikes. *Negotiate the insurance claims maze. *Get their property repaired. *Get their lives back to normal. *Strengthen the structure of the home to better withstand *disasters & provide better protection for the family. *Involve the whole family in safe living practices.
Heart Talk : Say What You Feel in Thai by Christopher G. Moore
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 103,970. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2013 by HeavenLakePress. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Thai, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Thai
Heart Talk is a study of the emotional range of the Thai language through the word ‘jai’ or heart in English. It provides a comprehensive list of 900 jai phrases, neatly organized for different situations. The book comes with phonetic and pronunciation guides, and a sign language bonus for selected jai phrases. Explanation for each jai phrase includes illustrative examples.
Diccionario Náutico y Marítimo by Ignacio Nogueras Andrés
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 104,050. Language: Spanish. Published: January 2, 2013 by e-Diciones KOLAB. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries, Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries
Este Diccionario Náutico y Marítimo le permitirá familiarizarse con los términos que se usan habitualmente a bordo de una embarcación hasta llegar a convertirse en un auténtico "lobo de mar" en cuanto a lenguaje se refiere. Su lectura es entretenida, ya que recoge multitud de ejemplos, anécdotas y curiosidades lo que hace que más que un libro de consulta parezca un compendio de temas relacionado
Great Expectations: Teachers Edition by BookCaps
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 214,150. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
This edition of Charles Dickens’ “Great Expectations” is the perfect companion to teachers. In this annotated teachers edition, the unabridged version of the book is included along with five days worth of lesson plans, a study guide, and a biography about the life and times of Dickens.
NWO ORDINANCE CODE U.S. Reporting Agency Version | 2nd Edition by International U.S. Operations
Price: Free! Words: 174,410. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
INTERNATIONAL COURT officials, global justices as well as District Attorneys, Esquires, Agents, Officers and Deputies belonging to many different agencies, departments and divisions reference the U.S. Reporting Agency NWO Ordinance Code when enforcing INTERNATIONAL U.S. OPERATIONS regulatory guidelines. The 2nd Edition
Dictionary of Superstitions by David Pickering
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 185,710. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries, Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries
A comprehensive and up-to-date guide to the superstitions, old and new, of the English-speaking world, complete with their origins, meanings and variant forms. A first-class source book for the historian, folklorist and casual reader alike, it also offers antidotes to some of the most feared taboos. Would you know what to do if you broke a mirror?
The Anna Karenina Companion (Includes Study Guide, Historical Context, Biography, and Character Index) by BookCaps
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 383,460. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Anna Karenina is epic in every way. If you are struggling to remember key characters, plots or settings, BookCaps can help! This comprehensive companion to Tolstoy's novel includes chapter summaries for the 200+ chapters, informative snapshots of all major and secondary characters (with first name pronunciation to help with complicated Russian names), and historical context about the novel.
The Gospels of the New Testament In Plain and Simple English by BookCaps
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 29. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 212,760. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Have you ever wanted to read the Bible, but every time you open it up to try it just doesn't make sense? BooKCaps is here to help with this translation of the Gospels (Matthew, Mark, Luke and John) in modern English. This translation is based on the King James Version. It contains both a comparative version of each version and a standalone version of the modern translation.
1,000 Character Writing Prompts: Villains, Heroes and Hams for Scripts, Stories and More by Bryan Cohen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 156,780. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
From the author of 1,000 Creative Writing Prompts, this 300 page, 150,000+ word reference tool can serve writers who need characters and need them now! Each of the 1,000 character ideas ends with a question or command to push you past writer's block and into a creative flow state. If character development is your problem, this detailed reference tool is the solution.
Medical Equipment Buying Guide by MedWOW
Price: Free! Words: 148,300. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides, Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
Written as a guideline for those involved in the purchasing of medical equipment, this guide provides buying tips, recommended questions to ask sellers and inspections forms for over 300 of the most common medical devices used in clinics, hospitals, labs, and other medical facilities. The result is a first-of-its-kind, comprehensive database, relevant to anyone dealing with medical devices.
The Analects of Confucius In Plain and Simple English by BookCaps
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 20. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,370. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Confucius is one of the wises' person who ever lived; his words have been quoted more than almost anyone else. But if you come away from reading the great wisdom of Confucius, and don't really see the wisdom, you aren't alone. BookCaps retelling of Confucius Analects, is perfect for the modern reader who is looking for a translation a little fresher and easier to understand.
Coriolanus In Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version) by BookCaps
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 17. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 114,760. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
T.S. Eliot said Coriolanus was superior to even Hamlet; Ralph Fiennes loved it so much he directed, produced, and starred in modern telling of the play. So if everyone loves it so much, why is it so hard to understand? Let's face it...Shakespeare can be difficult to read! Let BookCaps help with this easy to read modern retelling.