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Living to Tell: Stories of lives saved by organ donation
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,550. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
As she walked up the aisle on her wedding day this June, Brenda Johnson carried a photo of the young man who made that day possible for herself and her husband-to-be. Her story and 13 others from organ recipients and donors will inspire you with stories of lives saved and strengthened.
A True Maverick: Mark Cuban's path to the NBA championship
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,490. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Eight Dallas journalists capture Mark Cuban's development from a broke kid just arriving in town to a sophisticated team owner in this short collection of stories and essays from The Dallas Morning News.
The Naked Truth About Giving Great Speeches
Price: $17.00 USD. Words: 9,670. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business communication / general, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal success
Karen covers the 22 biggest traps of giving a speech and offers the related solutions. You’ll these principles divided into these C-O-D categories: Tips for substantive Content, memorable Organization, and energized Delivery. These tips will benefit you no matter how often you give presentations. You will learn how to: organize your message, channel your nerves, and much more...
The Naked Truth About Selling
Price: $17.00 USD. Words: 21,310. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Sales, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business communication / general
When other’s trust you they want to continue to do business with you and buy from you whether you're selling a product, a service or a community initiative. The Naked Truth about Giving Great Speeches provides you with usable strategies to sell yourself and your ideas.
Yolanda's Crossing: A girl’s journey from abuse to the American dream
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,420. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
Over the next six years, he will take her over 5,000 miles, from the tropical scrub brush hills of Oaxaca into the Sonoran Desert and to the United States. She will be a child laborer in North Carolina. In Georgia and Tennessee, she will live trapped in motel rooms while Juan works. And in Dallas, she will sleep in a closet and decide whether to murder him or escape.
Oswald Slept Here: Lives Changed by a Flash of History
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,380. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
When Lee Harvey Oswald shot John F. Kennedy, the crime ripped through lives far beyond the shooter and his victim. The Dallas Morning News, published within sight of the shooting, tells five short stories of lives forever changed.
Hope & Renewal: Essays and Meditations for Easter
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,940. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Holidays / Easter & Lent, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
Ches Hudel was 31 when her husband and son died. Bill and Jimmy were on a predawn fishing trip, going to meet friends at the lake, when a train barreled through an unmarked railroad crossing and hit their car. We never forget our loss. But thank God for the human spirit and its resiliency.
The Big German: Dirk Nowitzki's journey to NBA champion
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,800. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
By being himself and becoming a champion, Dirk Nowitzki rose from 10-time All-Star and 2007 league MVP and being arguably the best European-born player in NBA history to transcendent athlete.
Zach's Journey: A story of boyhood, bravery and blindness
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,980. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2012 by The Dallas Morning News. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Children with special needs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health
Rapidly and surely, Zach Thibodeaux is going blind — the result of a condition called cone-rod dystrophy, a degenerative disease that is destroying the cells of his retina and for which there is no cure. At the age of 8, he’s coping with questions that are hard to imagine: How do you prepare for a life of blindness? What would you want to see? What would you do?
A Breach of Immunity
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 80,020. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
Cameron Collins is a businessman of epic dimensions; the skyline of Dallas has been influenced by his hand and his holdings. "A Breach of Immunity" is his story, one that traverses the heartbreak of his only child’s death. Follow Collins through the chaos of stunning twists and turns, as a hurricane ravages his city, a prison hit shocks the community, and a scandal of great proportions is revealed