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Flights From My Terrace
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,690. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2014. Category: Essay » Author profile
(4.80 from 10 reviews)
This book is a collection of 58 essays most of which are based on observations from my terrace. Some have been written quashed in ramshackle buses while commuting from home to work place. Still others have been written from the snug confines of a car, watching ordinary life pass by with its extraordinary hues. These myriad hues have coloured my life and enriched it, hope they enrich yours also.
The Donors’ Dilemma: Emergence, Convergence and the Future of Foreign Aid
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Series: Global Policy e-books, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,620. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
As poverty declines, what if the remaining pockets of poverty are increasingly focused in countries where aid is already on the way to becoming irrelevant as domestic resources grow - such as some middle income countries - or in countries which cannot absorb aid easily and quickly – meaning many fragile states? This is the question addressed by contributors to Global Policy’s first e-book.
Invisible
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,870. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
13 essays on the importance of representation in science fiction and fantasy, with an introduction by author Alex Dally MacFarlane. Proceeds from the sale of this collection go to the Carl Brandon Society to support Con or Bust.
Laurie R. King's Sherlock Holmes
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,550. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
Essays by Laurie R. King on Sherlock Holmes and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.
SOAP OPERA UNCENSORED: THE LAST ISSUE
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,980. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Daytime TV's first and only new hot e-zine: Weekly summary of soap opera's hottest news, stories, humour, gossip, blind items, fearless predictions, top stars/stories/couples/characters to watch, snark galore, review and analysis
Best of dadvice
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,760. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2012. Category: Essay » Business
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
best of dadvice is a short compendium of important lessons in life and business for the aspiring manager or newly-promoted executive. it is ideal for students and anyone beginning a management career. many of the lessons are valuable at all stages of social and business life; some will stay with you forever.
Fifty Shades of Arugula at the Psychiatric Salad Bar
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,040. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This book is a diverse collection of short satirical pieces. There are rants against the Social Security Admin ; the customer service of Comcast, the perks of being a monopoly and a story about the shared horror of a trip to the RMV. Stories of life experiences include my first visit to an ashram: being one of the last people on earth to get a cell phone; and a trip to the Nervous Hospital.
English Writing Skill for School and College Students.
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 30,810. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2015. Category: Essay » Literature
English Writing Skill for School and College Students.
Workplace Conflict and the Impact of Gender
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,700. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies
Workplace Conflict and the Impact of Gender is a researched approach, examination and measurement to the female and male affective responses to situations of resolved and unresolved conflict in the workplace. The research results contribute to the growing body of literature that suggests that gender does play a role in the differing ways that men and women react emotionally to conflict in the work
The ABC's of Full Creativity
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,150. Language: American English. Published: January 30, 2015. Category: Essay » Literature
This work is about a journey that is available to anyone who seeks a life commitment to creativity.
The Abadom Letters
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,550. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
The spam e-mail offered “a sum of 10,20,000 (ten thousand twenty hundred US dollars’)” for "honest confidentialitise to enable us sees this deal through thich and thin becaue we are war mates," and "you don’t suppor torpedo our country.” Thus began a hilarious correspondence between my 13-year-old daughter and a would-be Nigerian scammer. Wit and friendship are found in unlikely places. Have fun.
A Treatise on Poetry for Beginners
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,060. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2012 by Speak Up Publishing. Category: Essay » Literature
(4.33 from 6 reviews)
This small book A Treatise on Poetry for Beginners is an attempt to encourage a beginner to take more interest in reading and writing poetry, at a deeper level than is the usual practice. With this aim in mind, the reader is introduced to the elements of poetry with examples in a light, humorous and interesting manner.
How Temple Grandin Saved Autism for Our Family
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,160. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015 by Amber Ink Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders
Having children with autism can be overwhelming for parents. Thankfully Temple Grandin shares about her life with autism to help parents like Stephanie learn how to take care of their children and prepare them for the future. Stephanie shares how she learned to care for her kids and help them learn social skills, mannerisms, and appropriate social behaviors through reading Temple Grandin's books.
How to Tell a Lie
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2011. Category: Essay » Sociology
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
A short, provocative work examining the ways we look at life. Using logic and offbeat humor, the author challenges the reader to examine per-suppositions and provides techniques for telling the difference between truths and lies. A strange mix of humor and philosophy. Entertaining and challenging.
武道书
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,790. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: January 12, 2015. Category: Essay » Author profile
如果是对武术有兴趣的人,应该看这本书。里面有用最平直简练的语言,描述武术最本源的奥秘。 如果是对国学有好奇的人,应该看这本书。里面以武学为核心,充斥着传统文化各家学派的讲义。 如果是喜欢读小说的人,应该看这本书。书中所记载的真实武技,没有小说的夸张,却比小说更精彩。
Abandoned by Autism Non-Profits for Being Mentally Ill
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,880. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders
Travis shares how he was abandoned by the autism non-profits in America for being mentally ill. Travis cannot get the autism non-profits to help him get social skills coaching. Autism non-profits do not help adults with mental illness nearly as much as they help adults without mental illness. Travis shares some ideas for what the autism non-profits could do to help in this book that tells all.
Shit I Believe In
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,140. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2012. Category: Essay » Sociology
(4.88 from 16 reviews)
These are random tweets taken from my Twitter account. I have epiphanies all the time so I jot them down. People said write a book about all these thoughts. So I did.
The Unofficial DC Comics Trade Paperback Timeline Vol. 2
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,350. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Comics
The second volume in the Unofficial DC Comics Trade Paperback Timeline series is expanded to include over 900 titles, including all the New 52 Vol. 1s, the perfect guide for both new and established readers. The Timeline shows how to read DC's library of collected editions in order, offering a quick glance at the most significant DC events as well as collections that readers might have missed.
Conservatives are from Mars & Progressives are from Venus
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,110. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2012. Category: Essay » Political
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Why do those who disagree with you politically believe the ridiculous things they do? Why don’t they see what’s so obvious? How does the Progressive Mentality differ from the Conservative Mentality? What are their origins? Their motivation? Their goals? What part does religion play in political worldviews – for BOTH sides. What does the Culture War mean for the future of the US.
Political Moments
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,640. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Essay » Political
Political Moments is a collection of quotes taken from the novel 'A Dangerous God, bastards of angels' and other works. It covers areas such as war, politics, evolution, free will, religion, humanism, tyranny, liberty, economics.