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Martyr's Creek
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,630. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2009 by Foremost Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When your worst enemy makes you the executor of his estate, you don't expect an easy time. What James Pandolph discovers in settling Tom Powys' considerable estate is nothing compared to what is required settling the passions of his life. This includes neo-conservative politics at the highest level and the bodies that have fallen at every step along the way.
Rare Days in Lost Valley
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 88,950. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2010. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A group of scholars meet at Bellwether University, not far from Ann Arbor, for an International Conference on Multicultural Initiatives. They become enmeshed in a tangle of plots that involve love triangles, the impersonation of a famous critic, the theft of a cigar store Indian, and an attempt to enter the school's mascot, a pit bull, in the local dogfights.
Diary of a French Academic
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Price: Free! Words: 30,920. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2010 by Les Editions Lexemplaire. Category: Essay » Business
"Blog / journal" of a professor of management science having a look upon the French and international news of the 2010 summer.
Education in America:Together, we can put it back on track
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 9,430. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » History of education
The U.S.A., a country which triumphed for countless years in education, now staggers behind many other countries with an all-out attempt to find optimal solutions. Education in America provides a sneak peek at an impelling transition and intervention program for all students with outstanding opportunities that await the economically and socially disadvantaged middle and high school students.
Words of Encouragement.
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Price: Free! Words: 9,540. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
This is a popular book directed at individuals, families, businesses, groups and communities to aid any situation that may be distressing to them. It covers how to motivate, words to speak to children, adults, women and men in all situations.
Death of the Magpie
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Price: Free! Words: 29,180. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
In this second story of McMurray’s trilogy, Janet Gordon, a young professor of biology, has been invited to a prestigious conference to present her work on the isolation of a cell growth factor. A recently appointed colleague, a “hot shot” protein chemist,who has helped to purify the growth factor turns out to have some unpleasant personality traits which lead to a tragic consequence
Nano
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,210. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Timothy and Alix, university professors, stumble onto a murder after purchasing a Vintage Barbie doll at a yard sale. Things go from bad to worse when the doll turns out to be one of dozens of copies growing in the victim's back yard, and mysterious creatures suddenly begin tearing up the university campus. For the two academics, never ones to back away from solving a crime, the game is afoot.
Skipping School (30+ Great Things You May Not Know About Home Schooling)
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Price: $12.95 USD. Words: 11,020. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
Considering home schooling? Tackle concerns and gain confidence as this homeschool facilitator, mother, and former teacher arms you with facts about socialization, post-secondary opportunity, public school myths and more. Buy this jam-packed, motivating, and powerful book and make your home a place where your child can thrive in freedom & learn in joy with the natural radiance children deserve!
Swap
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,110. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
On holiday on the Costa del Sol, Spain, Kate and Jonathan, serous-minded academics from Cambridge, strike up an unlikely friendship with a charismatic Swedish couple. From the moment they meet, they embark on a trail of pleasure that is both exciting and dangerous. Will this change in their behaviour have a permanent effect on the English couple's already faltering relationship?
Your Guide to Succeed in University
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Price: Free! Words: 10,510. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » College Guides
This informal guide will equip you with the necessary tools to navigate through and excel in university. This guide will discuss topics ranging from what you’ll experience in your first few weeks of university, to how to find a mentor, to networking and post-graduation. It includes many personal experiences throughout my university career for the reader to relate to and learn from.