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The Prodigy - A Biography of William Sidis
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,210. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
William James Sidis (1898-1944) was born to a psychologist with some unorthodox ideas about child rearing, attended Harvard at an absurdly young age, only to fail to reach his potential. Wallace's book, the only biography of this most enigmatic of prodigies, gives us a balanced look at Sidis' up-bringing and a somewhat revisionist look at his later life.
Think A Step Further !
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,950. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011 by S.Back agency for hungarian literature. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Theory
Sometimes even ideas that are widely accepted can be worth thinking a step further: neither Aristotle, Newton or Einstein could have known anything about the Internet or about cloning. This said, great minds often err more intelligently than lesser mortals get it right.
Handbook of Success: How to Make your Life What you Want it to Be
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 32,580. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
A Concise Handbook in Personal Development The Handbook of Success is a concise manual on finding success, happiness and quality of life. It contains a wealth of knowledge and wisdom on how to improve your life and make it into what you want it to be.
Astrid Maxxim and her Amazing Hoverbike
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Series: Astrid Maxxim - Girl Inventor, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,480. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
From the 180,000 acre campus of Maxxim Industries, fourteen year old girl genius and inventor Astrid Maxxim works alongside her father, Dr. Roger Maxxim, on projects to make the world a better place. Her latest invention is a flying scooter—the hoverbike. Is it the target of an international spy ring, or are they after secret Project RG-7, or Astrid herself?
John's Big Idea
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,090. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
One Quintillion is a really big number. John, a teen aged boy living in a lighthouse, needed to know it’s significance. Teachers, forget it. He had to figure it out on his own. John was no genius, or so others thought. So began his great adventure.
Gifted! The Story of a "Teenage Genius"
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 62,680. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / gifted
Cameron Thompson has been hailed by many as being a "Maths Prodigy" from a young age. After flying through GCSE and A-Level he began studying for his Honours Degree at the age of 11. What makes his story unusual is that Cameron still attends a regular high school with children his own age and enjoys many of the same hobbies and interests as his peers.
The Holmes Boys: Sherlock and Mycroft
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 154,270. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012 by UCS PRESS. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
This e-book, by agreement with Galde Press, contains the entire contents of The Childhood of Sherlock Holmes by Mona Morstein and first published by Galde Press in 2000. The book has been repackaged as The Holmes Boys: Sherlock and Mycroft. Morstein's original work was critically acclaimed. It is UCS PRESS' hope that this "repackaged" edition will widen the reading audience for this epic work.
Write Your Genius, Genius! A Rather Quick Guide to Book Writing
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,460. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Do you want to write a book? Are you not quite sure where or how to begin? This simple and insightful guide will help you reach your launching point. You’ll discover just how possible it is to tap into your genius and give voice to the message within you that’s waiting to get out into the open. You’ll never view your writing, or yourself, in the same way again!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,810. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
In the blink of an eye the norm of small town school life quickly accelerates out of control as the three teens and their female companions, battle mafia mobsters and Colombian drug smugglers while fending off the best competitors Call of Duty has to offer. All their efforts In the blink of an eye the norm of small town school life spins out of control as teens battle mafia mobsters and Colombia
Like Father, Like Son
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,860. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
David Browning is a sixteen year old college sophomore. He is a typical teenager, except for being a genius. When he discovers the truth about his father, he is filled with different emotions; mostly anger and fear.