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An Unnatural Death
Series: The Frank May Chronicles, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 66,730. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Nonfiction » Law » Wills
Frank May practices law, but just the safe kind--writing wills. He does not expect to be entangled in suspicious deaths, family secrets, and police business. But a series of odd wills, and new relatives discovered, drag him into the world he'd avoided. To probate the estate, Frank will have to solve a series of mysteries, including possible murder and a husband 60 years younger than his dead wife.
Last Flight Out of Oz
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,940. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
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The mysterious disappearance of an mercurial visionary shakes the community. Has Weissman gone bad? Two brilliant students join forces in a high-stakes mountain chase, battling danger, vengeance, and each other to rescue their beloved mentor, now suspected of terrorism.
Journey to My Heart
Price: Free! Words: 5,310. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Human resource management
'Journey to My Heart' is my collection of poems written during the course 'Creativity and Leadership' I took in the fall quarter of 2010 at Stanford University. This course taught the tools of creativity and encouraged the students to practice each one in the form of live-withs, one every week. I shared my experiences with each of the tools in the form of poems.
Siberian Travels: An Oklahoma girl's journey from Moscow to the Sea of Japan
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,610. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Oklahoma Girl's Adventures, Volume 1. In the fall of 2000, 20-year-old Pamela Olson took her first trip abroad to study in Moscow. In December, she and two friends took the Trans-Siberian Railroad all the way across Asia to the port city of Vladivostok in the Russian Far East. This is an account of their colorful, enlightening, and often hilarious adventures, with several full-color photographs.
The Brimming Void
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,210. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Art and poetry by Pamela J. Olson, author of Fast Times in Palestine. These 29 short poems were written in moments of awe and inspiration in the Middle East, Russia, and California. They are illustrated with pieces of art the author has created and artistic photography she has been featured in. Pamela is not a trained poet or artist, but who knows, you may find something that resonates with you.
Death of a Wannabe
Series: The Frank May Chronicles, Book 8. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 79,650. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Frank May practices law but only the bland kind--writing wills, pushing papers. Not a seedy life in criminal law. But a dead body wakes you up to places you don't want to be. A call from frantic client Barney near the corpse of his wannabe-actress wife drags Frank in it. Only he really thinks Barney innocent. To see how, Frank will have to use his head. By Stanford law professor Lawrence Friedman.
EssaySnark's Strategies for the 2011-'12 MBA Application for the Stanford Graduate School of Business
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 15,770. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Getting into college, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Business Management
This SnarkStrategies Guide takes you on a journey of self-discovery to develop your MBA application to Stanford. The process of introspection that you need to go through in creating your essays for this business school is different. EssaySnark invites you to brainstorm and daydream your way to a set of essays that are truly your own. Dare to dream big – dare to pursue a Stanford MBA!
Fast Times in Palestine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 121,390. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
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Pamela Olson, a small town girl from eastern Oklahoma, had what she always wanted: a physics degree from Stanford University. But instead of feeling excited for what came next, she felt consumed by dread and confusion. This irresistible memoir chronicles her journey from aimless ex-bartender to Ramallah-based journalist and foreign press coordinator for a Palestinian presidential candidate.
Stanford Law Review: Volume 63, Issue 2 - January 2011
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 110,340. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2011 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Legal theory, Nonfiction » Law » Courts and trial practice
One of the leading and most-read law journals adds a digital ebook edition to its worldwide distribution...the first general interest law review to do so. This current issue of the Stanford Law Review contains studies of law, economics, and social policy by such recognized scholars as Judge Richard Posner, Albert Yoon, Cynthia Estland, Kenneth Bamberger, Deirdre Mulligan, and Norman Spaulding.
How To Eat An Elephant
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,870. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2010 by Pegasus Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship
An Inspirational and Entertaining Short Story by Marcus McGee - The Secret For How Ordinary People Can Accomplish Extraordinary Things