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Grad Skool Rulz: Everything You Need to Know about Academia from Admissions to Tenure
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 40,660. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Careers in education
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
Get the inside scoop on graduate school and the tenure track. This no-nonsense guide gives you blunt advice about everything from admissions to dissertations to getting tenure. Filled with concrete strategies for surviving graduate school while keeping your sanity.
Write it Right - Tips for Authors, Volume I, 2nd Edition
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,100. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Write it Right - Tips for Authors, Vol. I, 2nd Edition, written and compiled by an award-winning novelist, is a major source of information for breathing life into your prose. Learn how to polish your work with a collection of extraordinary tips and examples for making your writing the best that it can be.
Editors' Bible
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,410. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: September 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
A few well-chosen words can fire the imagination and evoke images, but badly written manuscripts will damage your reputation as an author and chase away readers. This book gives authors the tools and knowledge, with ample examples, to write and self-edit effectively, and is a practical guide for professionals to refer to.
How I Learned
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 64,160. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This is an autobiography of an autodidact, a personal story of one boy's meandering path through the American educational system.
Foundations: Dave Rossiter's Horse Sensible Horsemanship
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,830. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Training & certification
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Arizona horse trainer Dave Rossiter looks back on knowledge gained through experience and a little help from his friends, which brought him success with horses and built the foundation for his “Horse Sensible Horsemanship” program. Dave goes in-depth on how to "read" a horse and how adjusting your training program to suit each particular horse's physical and mental profile reaps great rewards.
High School Chemistry Handbook
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 33,020. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Sciences
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This second edition covers the topics met in high school chemistry courses. The succinctly written units contain comprehensive explanations supported by diagrams and worked examples. The final section of the book holds useful reference material for experimental work and offers guidance on how to write laboratory reports. Also included are practice questions with solutions and a glossary of terms.
Java J2EE Interview Preparations
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,750. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Computers & technology
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This book has been written for all the Junior/Mid/Senior Java Developer, who is either applying for their first job or are planning to change jobs. This book covers all the common questions covered in Interview. Interview Process can contain a written test, Telephonic Interview or Face to Face Interview. This book prepares you for all three stages. I have put all my experience into this book.
The Miracle of Oral Communication
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,630. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Leadership
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The Miracle of Oral Communication is an easy to read book on public speaking in the digital age. Jim Hulse explains the formula for excellent speech making. He outlines the basic concepts on controlling speaker's anxiety, visual aids, stage presence and gaining audience acceptance. Nearly anyone can be a good public speaker if they follow the formula the author explains in this ebook.
Unabridged version: A Comprehensive Guide to Growing Vegetables.
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Price: Free! Words: 41,360. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Gardening
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A comprehensive guide to growing Vegetables provides specific information for educators and parents who want to introduce the concepts of the growth and care of edible vegetables to children.
Science Surprises: Exploring the Nature of Science
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,050. Language: American English. Published: March 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Research & Methodology
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A text supplement for students in any grade 7-10 science class, it is used with several freely available interactive lessons for a unit on the nature of science (NoS). The unit addresses many of the common misconceptions about NoS. It satisfies virtually all the latest NoS standards (in NGSS, CCSS). It includes strategies for critical and skeptical thinking. Teacher's Guide is also available.
12 Week Plan for Verbal Reasoning Success
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,150. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014 by Beachtime Books. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Test preparation
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
12 Week Plan for Verbal Reasoning Success is a proven plan to raise your Verbal Reasoning score when you take the MCAT examination. It helps you understand the test and understand what you need to do to score in the double digits. Others have used it to shorten their learning curve and spend less time being confused and more time getting better at the skills the test aims to measure. Why not you?
All the Scriptures You Need to Know About the Last Days: A Study Guide of End Time Scriptures
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,820. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2009 by Cypress Cove Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Religion
(5.00 from 1 review)
Worried about 2012, the end of the world? Or the Rapture, Second Coming of Christ, end-times, last days, Antichrist, Abomination of Desolation? Has a harmony of three Gospel accounts of Jesus discourse concerning the end time. This Bible study is in topical arrangement for orderly, enjoyable study. If you desire to learn for yourself what God says about this subject, this study guide is for you.
How to Turn Your Struggling Reader into a Super Reader This Summer
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 32,410. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
(5.00 from 1 review)
Parents whose children are reading below grade level will find this book a godsend. Two long-time reading teachers have simplified the mysterious process of learning to read. In twenty short lessons, they explain easy, effective and fun activities you can use to turn your child into an independent, lifelong super reader this summer. For children from kindergarten through 3rd grade.
School Libraries: What's Now, What's Next, What's Yet to Come
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Price: Free! Words: 45,690. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
(5.00 from 1 review)
A crowdsourced collection of over 100 essays from around the world about trends in school libraries written by librarians, teachers, publishers, and library vendors. Edited by Kristin Fontichiaro and Buffy Hamilton. Foreword by R. David Lankes. Photographs by Diane Cordell.
Student: Dazed And Confused
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Price: Free! Words: 72,970. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - English (insert language book was written in)
(5.00 from 1 review)
I’m not going to lie – enough people are doing that to you already. My student days weren’t the best days of my life but you just might be a student one day. As out of your depth as I was. So I put this book together. It's a collection of the assignments I had to do on my Creative Writing course, and the feedback my tutors gave me. This is what you should expect.
Un-Mute Your Child - How to talk to your kids, so they can hear you
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You set the price! Words: 22,990. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Parent participation
(5.00 from 1 review)
Learn from 13 experts, how to talk to your kids, so they can hear you. A must read book for every parent.
Autism Goes to School - Book One in the School Daze Series
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,980. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
(5.00 from 1 review)
Amazon Bestseller - After suddenly receiving custody of his five year old son, Ben must learn how to be a dad to a child with autism. Ben's sixty hour a week work schedule goes out the window. Teacher Melanie Nicols sees Ben as a dead beat dad, but grudgingly comes to admire how he hangs in, determined to learn for his son’s sake. Her admiration grows to more as father and son come to rely on her.
Bifurcated Retirement, The New Approach for Today's Baby Boomers
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,010. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance / retirement planning
(5.00 from 1 review)
Much needed new retirement approach for today's Baby Boomers. If you are in retirement or approaching retirement this is a must read! Examines the Baby Boomers' unique retirement needs and the affordable technology access that previous generations never needed. Learn all the advantages of the "New-School" of retirement to better ensure that you "live your dream without outliving your funds."
The Better Writing Guide
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,410. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: September 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Better Writing Guide offers myriad tips to improve your writing, and delves deeply into things that will enhance your skills, such as character point of view, tenses and writing style. If you have purchased the EDITORS’ BIBLE, please do not purchase this book.
Faulty Assumptions: Why Blaming Teachers Won't Fix Public Schools
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,740. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general
(5.00 from 1 review)
Faulty Assumptions is a poignant, accessible, and fresh look at the world of public school education guaranteed to challenge the current dialogue about where America should be looking for answers to the nation’s education woes.