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Amputeddy Meets Nubby Bear
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Price: Free! Words: 690. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Special needs
Amputeddy meets a new friend who is missing an arm. They play and become friends, comparing experiences and trials as amputee kids. They're glad to meet another little bear who knows what it is like to be a little different. Amputeddy books voice the feelings of children who have an amputation, or know someone who does. Todd's experiences pave the way for communication and understanding.
Rekindling Stakeholder Outreach: Leveraging the e-reader format for effective outreach and communication
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Price: Free! Words: 5,830. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business communication / general
The rapidly growing e-reader format offers tremendous potential for conducting effective stakeholder outreach and communication work. This e-book highlights stakeholder outreach and “inreach” opportunities offered by the e-reader format, enabling companies, trade associations, advocacy groups and other entities to engage and inform their constituencies at virtually no incremental cost.
The Mutilation, Degradation, and Humiliation of Joseph Marcus Barron
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,750. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
An exposé of gross dereliction and political misconduct on the part of Bexar County, Texas. A terminally ill boy, experiencing a medical emergency while in the custody of his parents, is confronted by three Bexar County Sheriff's Deputies, chased from his home, cornered and shot three times as his mother watches. But that is only the beginning of the family's nightmare.
8 Must-Ask Questions to Get the Best Education for YOUR Child - and How to Evaluate the Answers [minibook]
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,710. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Parent participation
Don't waste another precious day of your child's education! We’ve got 8 cut-to-the-chase questions you can use to start a learner-focused conversation with your local school. Don’t be afraid to ask them! If all parents started asking questions like these – if parents were informed, demanding consumers of education – school leaders and teachers would sit up and take notice. Things would change.
To a Jury With the Vigilante
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Price: Free! Words: 1,480. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
We now take the case so diligently worked by Inspector Marko before a jury with flashy defense counsel Chernik plying his craft for the benefit of Carruthers, the bereaved accountant with a shotgun.
But I Did Everything Right
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,670. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This collection of personal essays on prematurity reveals one mother's experience coping with the extremely premature birth of her first son, Mikan, who weighed a mere 1 lb. 12 oz.
Pagan Prisoner Advocate's Guide
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Price: Free! Words: 9,360. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Witchcraft and wicca
This illuminating handbook details a Wiccan clergywoman’s two decades' experience advocating for incarcerated & institutionalized Pagans persecuted behind bars. Lady Passion (Dixie Deerman), High Priestess of Coven Oldenwilde in Asheville, NC, reveals her techniques for securing their religious rights — empowering any volunteer to do the same & aid this vulnerable segment of the Craft community.
Last Reader Standing: The Story of a Man Who Learned to Read at 54
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 34,720. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013 by Bettie Youngs Book Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
The Last Reader Standing is the story of Archie’s amazing—and often painful—journey of becoming literate at middle age, struggling with the new found knowledge of his dyslexia.
Window Of Opportunity: Living with the reality of Parkinson's and the threat of dementia
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 36,530. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
"Window of Opportunity" is the story of one person’s journey through the initial signs of cognitive impairment associated with Parkinson’s disease and the uncertainty of a future that includes a significant probability of dementia. The book is a tribute to someone who is able to maintain a positive orientation despite the threat of something as devastatingly frightening as dementia.
Power of Understanding: Achieving Buoyancy for Negotiation Impact
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Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 53,010. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014 by Acanthus Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Negotiating
Through the Power of Understanding, this book will show you how to optimize your negotiation outcomes by first finding integration and balance in the five human dimensions—thinking, feeling, behaving, performing, and believing. When you find this equilibrium, you achieve clair-buoyance(TM). When operating from the place of clair-buoyance, you will, quite simply, get more of what you want.