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Poverty and Promise: One Volunteer's Experience of Kenya
By Cindi Brown
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 122,080. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2009. Category: Nonfiction
Author Cindi Brown sold everything to volunteer in Africa. With only her skills and desire to assist others, Brown hit Kenya hard... and then Kenya hit back. Follow Brown's setbacks and victories while getting an insider's view of Barack Obama's Luo homeland, polygamy, cycling past Cape Buffalo, floating past hippos, Sikh weddings, and Luo burials. Book proceeds train Africa's future leaders.
Finding Heroes
By Byron Starr
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 65,100. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2010 by Creative Guy Publishing. Category: Nonfiction
The story of the search and recovery effort during the 2003 Columbia disaster. Mr. Starr and his family run a funeral home and were called upon, along with hundreds of other volunteers from the area, to help search for and catalogue debris from the shuttle, and sadly, the bodies of the astronauts. In searching for the heroes, they discovered the heroes within themselves.
Hover News
By Jon Morgan
Price: Free! Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2011. Category: Essay
This is the first of several monthly issues which will communicate information to members of the Hover Project.
7 STEPS TO: Balancing work and play
By Sue White
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,660. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
Having gathered advice from over 20 career, finance and wellbeing experts, journalist Sue White offers readers 7 practical and effective ways of balancing work and play. Chapters span working smarter, saving your cash, taking on feedback, finding the right work environment and more. Each section concludes with a useful action plan to help readers put the experts’ advice into practice.
7 STEPS TO: A healthier you
By Sue White
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,710. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
Having gathered advice from more than a dozen experts, journalist Sue White offers readers 7 practical and effective ways of leading a healthier life. Solutions are presented in chapters on beating insomnia, nurturing through food, volunteering, laughter, working with compassion and more. Each chapter concludes with a useful action plan to help readers put the experts’ advice into practice.
A Journal of a Trip in Southern Africa
By Eva Walter
Price: Free! Words: 22,810. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
A new genre in books: Reality Journal writing. This ebook includes word for word transcription from the author's notes including descriptions and drawings of her trip through Southern Africa. This Journal was merely a collection of memories to share with family until friends started asking for copies.
21st Century Federal Prisons: Community Volunteer Handbook, Offender Transition Program Resource Manual (Jobs, Assistance), Legal Resource Guide to the Federal Bureau of Prisons, Imprisonment
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 47,080. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
This ebook presents a compilation of authoritative documents from the Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP): Community Volunteer Handbook; Offender Transition Program Resource Manual; Legal Resource Guide to the Federal Bureau Of Prisons.
4 Creative and Unique Hands-on Father’s Day & Mother’s Day Gifts
By Dr. Vairona
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,320. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
Did you ever find it hard to find that special gift for that special someone? Well, if you are like me, you might treasure handmade or thoughtful gifts much more than presents given to us for our everyday use. This book is filled with creative and unique gifts that require a little time and effort on your part, but the rewards reaped will be a blessing and remembered for years to come.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: The Role of Voluntary Agencies in Emergency Management (IS-288) - NVOAD National Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 33,460. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) is provides a basic understanding of the history, roles, and services of disaster relief voluntary agencies in providing disaster assistance. It is appropriate for both the general public and those involved in emergency management operations.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Emergency Support Function #6 Mass Care, Emergency Assistance, Housing, and Human Services (IS-806) - Voluntary Agencies, NVOADs, Disaster Recovery Guides
By Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 20,090. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) introduces Emergency Support Function (ESF) #6 – Mass Care, Emergency Assistance, Housing, and Human Services.