Books tagged: role models

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In the Company of Heroes: Life-Shaping People, Life-Changing Moments
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Price: Free! Words: 9,870. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
If you were lucky, mentors showed up to guide you through life's challenging times. You owe your heroes and need to pass their favors along to others. You're invited to meet 15 exceptional people who shaped my life. Most are no longer with us, so this book is part of my pay-back. I hope it will prompt you to remember the heroes in your life, and to keep those gifts alive by sharing them.
Running Wide Open
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Series: Full Throttle, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 96,570. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2011 by Webfoot Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
When 15-year-old Cody gets shipped off to live with his uncle, Race, he's sure he'll be in for the same disappointment and abuse he's gotten from every other adult in his life. The last thing he expects is for Race and his speedway buddies to become the family he's always longed for. But can Cody get a handle on his super-charged temper before it messes up his last chance to get his life on track?
Getting Sideways
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Series: Full Throttle, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,320. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2011 by Webfoot Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Being sent to live with Race was the best thing that ever happened Cody. Then a speedway wreck nearly ruined everything. A chance to build his own car seems like a great distraction-until Cody realizes he'll have to live up to Race's legendary status. But without his dad's permission, that's the least of his worries. Now he has to keep Race in the dark until he can convince his dad racing's safe.
Monkey See Monkey Do
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 540. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment
A children's book for "big" people. Monkey See... Monkey Do reminds us how important it is to always try to set a good example. Kids watch everything we do and often emulate our behavior, so it is imperative to serve as a positive role model. A fun and entertaining book that resonates with new and not-so-new parents.
Skipping School (30+ Great Things You May Not Know About Home Schooling)
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Price: $12.95 USD. Words: 11,020. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
Considering home schooling? Tackle concerns and gain confidence as this homeschool facilitator, mother, and former teacher arms you with facts about socialization, post-secondary opportunity, public school myths and more. Buy this jam-packed, motivating, and powerful book and make your home a place where your child can thrive in freedom & learn in joy with the natural radiance children deserve!
Driven
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Series: Full Throttle, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,560. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012 by Webfoot Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
The last thing on 16-year-old Jess DeLand’s wish list is a boyfriend. There are more important things to hope for, like a job fixing cars or an end to her mom’s drinking. But when luck hands her the chance to work on a race car, Jess finds herself rushing full throttle into a world of opportunities—including a boy who doesn’t mind the grease under her fingernails.
Being Wise: A collection of wisdom and tips by successful authors and leaders; For the reason why you are happy, skinny, rich, have a successful marriage, have friends and achieve much.
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,960. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
The best information everyone wants. It compiles all the great wisdom from successful authors and leaders in a very organized and complete way. The information contained is made to apply to anyone. No matter their background or religious views, if they are rich, poor, athletic, disabled, from a 3rd world country or world power the information will apply to them.
Redline
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Series: Full Throttle, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,520. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013 by Webfoot Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Now that Jess DeLand has escaped her alcoholic mother’s grip, all she wants is a chance to be normal. But when her past crashes headlong into her present, all hopes of normal go spinning off into the weeds. Jess’s attempts to spare her friends—and herself—from the things she’d rather keep hidden, threaten to destroy the new life she’s built. Maybe normal is too much to ask for.
From Layoff to Take-Off
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,710. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
This self-help book From Layoff to Take-Off, through the characters portrayed and personal challenges presented, encourages readers to learn from the past, embrace the present and prepare for the future. This self-help book illuminates the spirit of making a meaningful transition “From Layoff to Take-off” – rising to the challenge to continue the work life journey.
The Art of Peace
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 170. Language: American English. Published: February 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Art / Techniques
The Art of Peace celebrates some of the great people who have become role models -- indeed symbols themselves -- for peacemaking worldwide. Using thoughtful expressions of art and beautiful prose, the book helps to connect children to these leaders and to the idea that the change happens with just one thought, just one action, just one expression of peace.