Books tagged: foresight

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Zero Power Signature
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,180. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2017 by Mugen Press. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Other kids have shown their elemental gift, but Cooper hides powers only his grandmother can Foresee. Messing with TimeFlow spells disaster - Cooper’s best shot at survival means keeping a secret. The world depends on Cooper – and on keeping his mother from bending Time. Prequel to Like a Rock. Young Cooper sets out on a path to become an Elementalist legend and our planet's hope for survival.
Evidence
Series: Tales from the Twisted Eden Sector, Book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,810. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Magic can end up in the hands of anyone if they know where to look. Magical items litter the streets if you know where to look, and will work for anyone who happens upon them. While the Syndicate tries to keep them from falling into the wrong hands - or any hands at all - even they don`t know how many remain outside of the Evidence Locker at the back of the office.
Simya Academy
Series: Tales from the Twisted Eden Sector. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,070. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Dawn, a student at the mysterious Simya Academy, thinks nothing is strange at all about her school. She’s been here as long as she can remember and nothing about it – From the classes on how to use her magic to the fact that they are only permitted to leave the grounds under very special circumstances to the fact that no one in the school has a family to go home to – seems strange.
The Enduring Art of War: A Paraphrase and Commentary on Sun Tzu
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,060. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
The Enduring Art of War: A Paraphrase and Commentary on Sun Tzu uses modern language and historic examples to demonstrate this timeless classic’s relevance to the modern age. Though as the title implies the book was written about how to succeed in warfare it has applicability to all aspects of life. This book is easy to read and provides the reader with a greater appreciation for its insights.
Thinking about the Future: Guidelines for Strategic Foresight (2nd edition)
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 104,640. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Forecasting, Nonfiction » Social Science » Future Studies
Thinking about the Future, by Andy Hines and Peter Bishop, distills the expertise of three dozen senior foresight professionals into a set of essential guidelines for carrying out successful strategic foresight. Presented in a highly scannable yet personable style, each guideline includes an explanation and rationale, key steps, a case example, and resources for further study.
Averting Fate
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,120. Language: American English. Published: January 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Tad Edwards, endowed with limited foresight, must choose a path when his gift of foresight becomes his curse.
A Blessing and a Curse (Life Knows No Bounds)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,220. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Malika has the life every woman wants, a hard working husband; kids; her career as a artist; nice house; and the gift of foresight. She wouldn't ask for more, until her gift of sight opened her up to her husband's disgust, followed by his desire to leave her. Malika can't figure out what's gone wrong. A needed vacation & admirer helps her regain her strength, but, to what detrimental end?
2010 State of the Future Summary
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 790. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies
Can civilization implement solutions fast enough to keep ahead of the looming challenges? The world is in a race between implementing ever-increasing ways to improve the human condition and the seemingly ever-increasing complexity and scale of global problems. The 2010 State of the Future is a guide the the latest thinking on both the challenges and the solutions looming in the near future.