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After the Fire is Out
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Price: Free! Words: 2,710. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
A fire is a traumatic and often terrifying experience. Although we have done our best to protect your belongings and extinguish the fire in a manner that tries to reduce damage, we understand that recovering from this ordeal will take some time. The Austin Fire Department has compiled this booklet to help you get your life back to normal more quickly.
Stepwise: eBook and Print-on-Demand Formatting Using Word 2010
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Price: Free! Words: 3,000. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
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A simplified approach to formatting for indie authors, suitable for generating Kindle, EPUB, and Smashwords ebook editions, as well as CreateSpace print editions.
Introduction to Korean Chess
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Price: Free! Words: 6,620. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
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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.
The Scribe - Summer 2012
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Price: Free! Words: 5,680. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Literary publication for writers, by writers
The Backward Approach to Ebook Success
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Price: Free! Words: 9,060. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(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.
7 Critical Mistakes Writers Make (And How to Avoid Them)
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Price: Free! Words: 2,990. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
7 mistakes that can derail a writer's career, with advice on how to avoid them. This 3,000 word report will help any writer get--and stay--on track.
Code of Ethics for the Protection of Children from Abuse
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Price: Free! Words: 3,580. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
The Code of Ethics for the protection of Children from Abuse identifies some of the key universal standards and ethical practices that can help in protecting children from abuse. It pertains to the following sectors: Parliament, the Police, the Judiciary, the Ministry or Education, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the media, NGOs, religious leaders, and ISPs.
Super Saver: A Basic Guide To Saving With Coupons
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Price: Free! Words: 6,980. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
Take control of your grocery bill and your wallet with the money-saving, and time-saving, tips in this book. You will learn the best places to get coupons, and how to organize and use your coupons to maximize your savings.
Texans, Get Ready! Be Prepared to Survive and Recover from a Disaster
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Price: Free! Words: 2,410. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Use this disaster preparedness guide to protect yourself and your household during and immediately after a catastrophe by making a disaster plan and a disaster kit. Plan to take care of yourself without outside help for at least 3 days. Special considerations include keeping food safe to eat, sheltering-in-place, and discussing a disaster with children.
Reviewer in Procedure and Evidence Governing Philippine Shari'a Courts
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Price: Free! Words: 44,560. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Civil Procedure
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.
Whooping Cough ( Pertussis )
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Price: Free! Words: 890. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
Whooping cough, which is also known as Pertussis, is a highly contagious respiratory infection caused by a bacteria. Whooping cough is a very serious disease and can cause permanent disability and even death to infants.
Slow Your Prose: 25 Tips on How New Authors Can Improve Their Craft
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Price: Free! Words: 5,590. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
New writers often worry more about how to sell their book instead of writing a polished story in the first place. They have the pedal pressed to the floor when they shouldn't have gotten in the ride at all, so to speak. In "Slow Your Prose: 25 Tips On How New Authors Can Improve Their Craft," we go back to the basics.
My Cybook Opus Ebook Reader - Adventures of a New User
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Price: Free! Words: 5,530. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » ebook readers
This book tells the author’s experience in selecting, buying and using a Bookeen Cybook Opus ebook reading device. It is a sort of diary of a technically savvy user new to ebooks who learns about the Opus and digital reading. The book covers some features of the device hardware and operation, as well as personal impressions, insights, frustrations and usage tips.
Flow Posing: The Practical Guide for Wedding Photographers
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You set the price! Words: 8,140. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012 by Richard Young. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
To both the Bride and Groom this is a Special Day. Letting an inexperienced photographer document the Wedding Ceremony can be catastrophic when poses are missed or if it takes hours to photograph the wedding party while guests are waiting in the reception area. Johnie's 30 years of experience shows how it "Should" be done and how it all can "Flow" from one pose to another saving time.
Smashwords Rachanashaili Nirdeshika (Smashwords Style Guide Bengali)
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Price: Free! Words: 21,500. Language: Bengali. Published: April 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
রচনাশৈলী নির্দেশিকার সাহায্যে হাজার হাজার লেখক উন্নত মানের ইবুক নির্মান ও প্রকাশ করেছেন৷ এই বিনামূল্যে লভ্য নির্দেশিকায় সহজ সরল পদক্ষেপে ইবুক সৃষ্টি, বিন্যাস ও প্রকাশনের কলা আলোচিত হয়েছে৷ স্ম্যাশওয়ার্ডস্ দ্বারা অ্যাপ্‌ল্ আইবুকস্টোর, বার্নস্ অ্যান্ড নোব্‌ল্, সনি, কোবো, ডিজেল প্রভৃতি প্রধান ইবুক বিপণিতে পুস্তক পরিবেশনের জন্য যে কোনও লেখকেরই এটা পড়া আবশ্যক৷ সংস্করণ: ০২ আগস্ট ২০১১
Tree Care Kit
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Price: Free! Words: 23,020. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
Learn how to improve urban tree health, position urban trees to better withstand severe weather (hurricane, ice storms, drought), and minimize damage and loss of not only the beloved trees, but also surrounding structures (homes, vehicles, powerlines, etc.) -- Be Tree Wise. Protect Life and Limbs.
Handling Food and Drinks When Losing Power
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Price: Free! Words: 970. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid
This brief guide explains what is ok to eat or refreeze and what should be thrown out after loss of power to the home. Do not rely on taste or smell to decide if something is safe to eat!
Disinfecting Water After a Disaster
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Price: Free! Words: 1,350. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid
After a disaster such as a hurricane or flood, your water supplies may have become contaminated or been temporarily cut off. This guide briefly explains how to disinfect water using household chemicals, how to find water in and around your home, and how to store water safely. Listen to and follow public announcements from your local authorities.
Build a Joomla Website Handbook
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Price: Free! Words: 14,960. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
This three part manual teaches the basics of Joomla including installation, creating content, using extensions, installing templates and more. When used in conjunction with the free accompanying online video tutorials, beginners only need to spend one hour to learn how to build a Joomla website.
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.