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Towards a Fairer Gig Economy
Price: Free! Words: 10,620. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Social aspects / general
‘Towards a Fairer Gig Economy’ is a small collection of articles examining the social and economic problems associated with the ‘gig economy’. The collection’s contributors include cycle couriers, union organisers, academics and researchers.
The WTFs Of Pregnancy To Parenting
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 20,550. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy and Child Birth
A light-hearted, hilarious, brutally honest and comprehensive guide to all topics from pregnancy to parenting.
Keep Calm and Brexit On? - Part 1: It's Not Dead Yet
Price: Free! Words: 7,210. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Part 1 of Keep Calm and Brexit On? looks at some of the challenges with the EU that helped lead to the referendum held in the UK in June of 2016.
What Generation Next Needs
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 15,340. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
After Chetan Bhagat’s successful Non-Fiction “What Young India Wants” I started to develop a feud of Wants & Needs in my mind. What Youth wants & what they needs has no clear demarcation. They usually overlap & sometimes difference is just psychological. This book really need a enlightened mind to develop but….
Handbook for Monitoring and Evaluation of Child Labour in Agriculture
Price: Free! Words: 22,100. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food, Nonfiction » Social Science » Children's Studies
The Handbook offers guidance and tools for assessing the impacts of agricultural and food security programmes and projects on child labour in family-based agriculture.
Deus Ex Machina: God From The Machine
You set the price! Words: 4,420. Language: British English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Deus ex machina is a poetry collection exploring the UK today. It is for people who baulk at the rampant inequality and long for change. A proportion of any profit gained will be donated to the Trussell Trust, who do so much to aid those most grossly hit by the inequality of our age, and a proportion will be donated to the Green Party, to invest in a future politics that works for the common good.
Science & Politics
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 71,590. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Brian Iddon discovered a passion for chemistry as an eleven-year-old schoolboy. He went on to study it at university, obtaining a BSc, PhD and DSc, and taught and researched his subject at the highest level before making his name in the wider world. In retirement, in addition to voluntary work, Dr Iddon has finally found time to write his memoirs
Political Chemistry: Margaret Thatcher and Dorothy Hodgkin
Price: $3.48 USD. Words: 25,830. Language: British English. Published: June 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
A fascinating set of fiction from fact conversations between two extraordinary women. Margaret Thatcher is known to all. Dorothy Hodgkin should be: she is Britain's only female scientific Nobel Prize winner, a reward for her groundbreaking work in determining the structure of penicillin and vitamin B12. Dorothy, a woman of the left, was Margaret's tutor at Oxford university where this book is set.
Silver Spooned - Feeble Right Wing Fallasies
Price: Free! Words: 36,500. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013 by Sand Dancer Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
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In this book the author demolishes some of the facile and often completely counter-factual myths that get used over and again to justify the implementation of right-wing economic policies. If you are wondering why conservative austerity policies of Britain or perhaps your own country are not working, this book will give you the answers.
A NEW DADS HANDBOOK: Settle & sleep in 90 seconds plus other secrets from a real dad
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,370. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference
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This handbook is a quick reference guide for new dads. Based on real experiences with my 2.5yo & 4mth olds, it includes the things I wish I'd been told before they arrived. Including successful methods that get baby to sleep quickly & how to solve other problems - plus some little secrets that your friends forgot to tell you.