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Room for Two
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,460. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2015 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Sadie Vero has to rebuild her life after a terrifying incident forced her to leave her job as an army translator and she won't let anything, not even a bossy former marine officer, distract her from getting back on track. As long as she keeps telling herself that she'll be just fine. Gannon Moore, the retired Marine, makes her want things she's never imagined wanting.
Translation 101: Starting Out As A Translator
Price: $20.00 USD. Words: 25,540. Language: American English. Published: August 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
This book is for anyone contemplating on becoming a translator, or for existing translators that need a crash course on their profession. It explores the realm of translation, the benefits, working conditions and tools. You'll learn how to run your translation business, set up profitable rates and find clients. You'll be shown how to stay away from fraudulent companies too.
My Tehran Diary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,670. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / History
"My Tehran Diary" is a collection of 11 short essays of Mansoor Limba while he was studying International Relations in Tehran and translating Persian books into English.
Delightfully Twisted Tales: The Worst of Both Worlds (Volume Eight)
Price: Free! Words: 14,300. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Maintenance workers tend to a living ship with mental issues, a tentacled alien competes in her first triathlon on Earth, a man goes to the ends of the Earth and beyond for the perfect anniversary present, and a horny translator hopes to put the "contact" in an impending first contact. This delightfully twisted story collection is easily devoured in one sitting and will leave you hungry for more.
Diversification in the Language Industry: Success beyond translation
Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 105,150. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
This book examines whether it still possible to maintain a viable freelance translation career today in times of technological change and globalization. It aims to encourage freelance translators to adopt diversification as a risk-reduction strategy, helping them to safeguard against boredom, plummeting word rates, social isolation or potential lack of income at times of injury or physical strain.
The Sheila Wulf Chitinoid Sessions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,720. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The things you run into in space… Fresh from the University, Sheila Wulf thinks she's made her mark when she discovers an alien species, but her fifteen minutes of xenopological fame seems to be wasted on a tribe of uncooperative crabs. Could anything be worse? Try working for her. "The Sheila Wulf Chitinoid Sessions" is available in the collection "Even More Things I Could Get Out of My Mind."
Child With No Name
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 48,040. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A little girl is orphaned in the Boxing Day Tsunami. No one knows who she is or what language she speaks. An aid worker visiting the orphanage discovers her name and wants to reunite her with family members, but the orphanage is in rebel held territory. A ransom is demanded. Aid worker Claire enlists her mother in a daring rescue attempt to free the child, and is punished. Based on a true story
Traveler's Lodestone: Finishing Touches!!!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,720. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Multi-Language Dictionaries, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
This book is Volume 3 in the "Traveler's Lodestone" series. Is uses picture-based communications to cover the basic things a person would need when conversing in any foreign language. The idea is that when the words aren't at the tip of your tongue, the pictures are at the tip of your finger. It's quick and universal! Volume 3 covers the things you'll need or want to make your trip just right!
Traveler's Lodestone: Needs Must!!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,440. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Multi-Language Dictionaries
This book is Volume 2 in the "Traveler's Lodestone" series. Is uses picture-based communications to cover the basic things a person would need when conversing in any foreign language. The idea is that when the words aren't at the tip of your tongue, the pictures are at the tip of your finger. It's quick and universal! Volume 2 addresses vital information for speaking your critical needs.
Traveler's Lodestone: Go, See, Do!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,740. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Multi-Language Dictionaries
This book is Volume 1 in the "Traveler's Lodestone" series. Is uses picture-based communications to cover the basic things a person would need when conversing in any foreign language. The idea is that when the words aren't at the tip of your tongue, the pictures are at the tip of your finger. It's quick and universal! Volume 1 covers the things you need to get you where you want to go.