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Basic Understanding of Bond Investments - Book 5 for Teens and Young Adults by Ronald E. Hudkins
Price: $7.49 USD. Words: 51,800. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Investments & securities / bonds, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
If you're looking to get sound guidance and trusted investment strategies, this book will set you up to understand and take control of your bond investment options. Because there are many unusual aspects relative to bond investment, you need to have a basic understanding of the market, the bond issuer, how to measure rates of return and how to maximize those rates.
Illinois Real Estate License Exam Prep: All-in-One Review and Testing To Pass Illinois' AMP Real Estate Exam by Stephen Mettling, David Cusic, & Ryan Mettling
Price: $17.95 USD. Words: 100,960. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2015 by Performance Programs Company. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Real estate and property law, Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Illinois Real Estate License Exam Prep (IL-RELEP) is a 260-page modern learning tool designed to prepare real estate candidates to pass Illinois' AMP licensing exam. IL-RELEP contains six different sections to provide the knowledge and practice necessary to succeed with both Illinois and national questions.
The Voice of the Muse: Answering the Call to Write by Mark David Gerson
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 63,260. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
Learn practical, fun techniques guaranteed to get your stories on paper and discover how to write naturally, eloquently and without struggle. Whether you’re a seasoned writer or just starting out, whatever your genre or form, The Voice of the Muse will deepen your creative experience and awaken you to new skills, new stories and a renewed confidence in your innate creative gifts.
How to Start Writing Your Novel by Malcolm Macdonald
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 121,510. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
A guide to aspiring novelists who know they have a story to tell but just somehow can't get it going. Using examples from his own 33 novels he shows how your intentions should shape your output - and, although there can be no rigid rules, there are principles that lead to success and practices than usually mean failure. Plus an appendix on grammar and presentation to maximise success.
Veterans Handbook: How to Get the Benefits You Deserve - 2015 Edition by Suzanne Hill
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 108,960. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
The Veteran's Handbook gives veterans all the information they need to get the benefits they deserve from the VA and the state they live in. There is also a section on Veteran's Organizations and the benefits they provide, such as, helping the veteran through the entire disability claim process free of charge. The individuals that help filing disability claims have extensive training.
Golden Pot of Proverbs by Grace Ikirimat
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,140. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2015 by Accomplish Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions
This book is a collection of over 10,000 proverbs and wise sayings from all over the world and across different cultures. Proverbs and wise sayings are as old as mankind. They exist to give us advice and can sometimes also serve a humorous purpose. Proverbs have always served as part of our daily conversations and speeches. It is important that they be preserved through sharing and passing on.
The Next Ones: NHL 2015 Draft Prospect Guide by Ross Bonander
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 76,710. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
Making the most of their own viewings of these prospects coupled with the experience and acumen of several of the game's most respected amateur scouts, The Hockey Writers present the NHL 2015 Draft Prospect Guide, an extremely affordable and very convenient way for hockey fans to quickly learn more about the players drafted by their favorite teams in late June.
Punctuation For Fiction Writers by Rick Taubold & Scott Gamboe
Price: $5.69 USD. Words: 54,990. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Whatever your level of punctuation expertise may be, Punctuation for Fiction Writers is your go-to reference. Concise, yet comprehensive, it's filled with practical advice, effective techniques, copious examples, and some unexpected topics not found in similar books. Filled with options, it shows you when you can deviate from the conventions and when it's inadvisable to do so.
Story Crisis, Story Climax 2: Build a Problem/Decision Arc in Your Novel by Stephen J. Carter
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,710. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
Many high-volume fiction writers believe they owe their success to having a coherent series of scenes before they start writing a novel. “Story Crisis, Story Climax 2” can show you how! In this book we look at how each of the 5 plot pressure points in a story (in 30 movies) presents a problem to the hero, who then responds with a decision. These 5 pressure points generate the scenes of your novel!
Story Crisis, Story Climax 1: How to Use Film Structure to Plan Your Novel by Stephen J. Carter
Price: Free! Words: 53,040. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
Why spend years learning how to write stories by trial and error? Let "Story Crisis, Story Climax 1" teach you how. You will accelerate your learning curve by observing, in a range of film stories, how the Inciting Incident, Turning Points, Midpoint, and Crisis Climax work in relationship to each other, the story itself, and others of its genre. Crack the storytelling code!
Medieval Underpants and Other Blunders: A Writer’s (& Editor’s) Guide to Keeping Historical Fiction Free of Common Anachronisms, Errors, & Myths [Third Edition] by Susanne Alleyn
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,220. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015 by Spyderwort Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » History » History of things
NEW expanded 3rd edition. A detailed guide to the factual mistakes that writers of historical fiction often make—and how to avoid them. From medieval knights smoking cigars to characters crossing streets that wouldn’t exist for another 2000 years, historical novelist Alleyn exposes and explains the often hilarious, always painful goofs that turn up most frequently in fiction set in the past.
Make Every Word Count by Gary Provost
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,140. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
From the author of Beyond Style: Mastering the Finer Points of Writing, Gary Provost's Make Every Word Count is a guide to assist writers of both fiction and nonfiction. Topics include: style, use of jargon, avoiding cliches, tone, intention, characterization, credibility, description, dialogue, viewpoints, and many more.
Who Will Read Your Book? The Unknown Writer’s Guide to the Realities of Writing & Publishing by Patricia Parsons
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,700. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Who Will Read Your Book? is a tough-love reality check on the vagaries of the new publishing models for aspiring writers while at the same time providing a road map based on the author’s own experience as a writer, writing teacher, traditionally-published author and indie author.
How to Translate - English Translation Guide in European Union by Nicolae Sfetcu
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 69,050. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Bilingual education, Nonfiction » Reference » Foreign languages
A guide for translators, about the translation theory, the translation process, interpreting, subtitling, internationalization and localization and computer-assisted translation. A special section is dedicated to the translator's education and associations.
The Mysterious World Of Angels And Demons by Roger Henri Trepanier
Series: The Truth Seeker's Library. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,040. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Theology / Angelology & Demonology, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
In this fascinating book, the author examines the world of angels and demons, the good and the evil of the spiritual world. Many questions are answered and facts given, such as learning that angels do not marry; do not reproduce; are neuter, which means neither male nor female; nor do they ever die. Come and find out how they came to be, what they do in time, and what their eventual end is.
Cómo se escribe en la academia y la ciencia by Victoriano Garza
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 87,610. Language: Spanish. Published: April 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Escribir y publicar son acciones esenciales para el éxito en la vida académica y científica, tanto para el avance de las disciplinas del conocimiento como para el ascenso profesional y la recompensa económica. Lin Tai Wao
The Expat Partner's Survival Guide by Clara Wiggins
Price: $4.47 USD. Words: 93,820. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
A light-hearted but authoritative manual for anyone accompanying their partner on an overseas assignment.
Get Beyond Your Troubled Past by John Jeffrey Lundell
Price: $9.97 USD. Words: 63,980. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success, Nonfiction » Reference » Careers
A unique step-by-step guide that walks the background-challenged person through the process of getting back into the workforce and back on track in life.
How To Be a Cocktail Waitress and Make Big Tips. Simple Money-Making Strategies for the New Cocktail Waitress by Romana Van Lissum
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 73,950. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industries / hospitality, travel & tourism, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
In this book of cocktail waitressing, Romana Van Lissum explains over 20 years of cocktail waitress advice in a simple step-by-step format so that new people are able to understand and learn this job immediately. This informative book shows how fun and easy this job can actually be with Romana’s personal time-saving strategies and other handy profitable tips.