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Fastest Man In the World: The Tony Volpentest Story
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 53,540. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2013 by Bettie Youngs Book Publishing Co.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Olympics
Tony Volpentest was born without hands and feet—a condition so rare it does not have a name. Doctors said he would never be able to walk without prosthetics or special accommodations; Tony proved them all wrong. In high school he took up the least likely sport for someone with­out feet—track. Through sheer will and perseverance he went from last place in every race to the pinnacle of his sport.
Flores Para Abuela
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 170. Language: Spanish. Published: November 7, 2013 by Bettie Youngs Book Publishing Co.. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Nature & the Natural World / Environment, Fiction » Children’s books » Family / General
Flores para Abuela es una encantadora historia que nos recuerda del amor especial entre abuelos y nietos y nutre y afirma ese afecto y vinculación. Y, este encantador libro contiene ese humor que cautivara la atención de los niños, enseñándonos que no todo es lo que parece ser, sino también que cuando se trata de dar regalos, es el pensamiento que cuenta.
Problem Solving Skills for Children, Ages 5-12
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,100. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013 by Bettie Youngs Book Publishing Co.. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Issues / Manners & Etiquette, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
This is a skill book for children, ages 5-12, to teach a 4-step process to help them learn a simple process to break a problem into manageable parts. Ideal for parents, educators and home schooled courses. Written for the child him/herself, kids are taught a step, given practice with how another young person solved it, and then get to help them apply a simple process to better manage problems.
News Girls Don't Cry
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 42,950. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2013 by Bettie Youngs Book Publishing Co.. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
Today the host of ORA TV’s Newsbreaker, and now calling Larry King her boss, Melissa McCarty worked her way up through the trenches of live television news. But she was also running away from her past, growing up in the roughest of neighborhoods, watching those she knew—including her brother—succumb to drugs, gangs, and violence.
The Aspiring Actor's Handbook: What Seasoned Actors Wished They had Known
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 39,320. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013 by Bettie Youngs Book Publishing Co.. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
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Simple and concise, The Aspiring Actor’s Handbook is written for those wishing to consider pursuing an acting career. Veteran actresses Debbie Zipp and Molly Cheek have culled the wit and wisdom of a wide array of successful actors from Dee Wallace to Beth Grant, to bring aspiring actors the kind of mentoring perspective so many in the business wish they’d had when they were just starting out.
The Morphine Dream
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 143,490. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2013 by Bettie Youngs Book Publishing Co.. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Don Brown dropped out of high school, put a promising baseball career on hold to join the Marines, when an accident smashed his knee and left him wheelchair-bound. Doctors said he’d never walk again. But while on morphine drip in surgery, Brown dreamed he’d graduated from Harvard and walked across the USA. He goes to do both! This book celebrates hope for those who need to reboot their lives.
Vincent Szabo: Journey of a Hungarian Revolutionary
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 114,330. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013 by Bettie Youngs Book Publishing Co.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
The Hungarian Revolution forever changed the West’s perspective on Communism. The intensely interesting story of Vincent Szabo shows why the Hungarians eventually revolted against their government. Many make their way to America—and lead successful lives.
The Story of Millard and Linda Fuller, Founders for Habitat of Habitat for Humanity and the Fuller Center for Housing
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 104,960. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013 by Bettie Youngs Book Publishing Co.. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Forty years ago Millard Fuller and his wife Linda left behind their materialistic lifestyle and crumbling marriage to start over as missionaries in Zaire. On returning to Georgia, they founded Habitat for Humanity—as their Christian ministry, started building houses for the poverty-stricken. Fired by the International Board in 2005, they immediately founded The Fuller Center for Housing.
Artemisia Gentileschi: Her Life, Her Genius, Her Due
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,600. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2013 by Bettie Youngs Book Publishing Co.. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » European / Italian
In the 17th century when being an artist was strictly for men; few female artists were accepted. This changed during the 1600’s with one of the most accomplished painters, Artemisia Gentileschi. Honored as the first woman to gain membership into the Florentine Accademia delle arti; her art was overshadowed by violence and a trial that transformed her into an icon of female liberation.
Blackbird Singing in the Dead of Night: What to do When God Won't Answer (Updated Edition with Study Guide)
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 89,080. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013 by Bettie Youngs Book Publishing Co.. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Faith
Pastor Greg Hunt had devoted nearly thirty years to congregational ministry, helping people experience God and find their way in life. Then came his own crisis of faith and calling. Alarmed, he tries an experiment that changes his life. A beautiful memoir, as well as a special section that is a study guide and workbook for those wishing to teach and or work through their own life points of stress.