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Muir, Nancy

Summary: Instructions and suggestions are offered on the use and function of the Kindle Fire e-reader, a handheld device with similar capabilities of a standard notebook computer.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: John Wiley and Sons 2012

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Summary: In this clear and detailed reading guide, we've done all the hard work for you! The Alchemist is a philosophical tale by Paulo Coelho, in which we follow the young shepherd Santiago as he journey from Andalusia to Egypt and back, becoming a man along the way. Through his meetings with various characters, he progresses in his quest for treasure, and fulfills his 'Personal Legend'. Find out...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Primento Digital 2015

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Dumonte, Evelyn.

Summary: I learned many lessons from my time in Paris, but the most profound lesson I learned was to lead a life of passion. Every detail of life can become exceptional if you allow it to be so. You hold the key. When filled with laughter, friendship, art, intellectual endeavors and a certain verve life can be extraordinary. You should know, this book is a quick read. Before you can really settle in to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperink 2012

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Hauslein, David.

Summary: Number the Stars is author Lois Lowry's fictional account of actual historic events that took place in Denmark during World War II. The book follows two families, the Johansen's and the Rosen's, as they struggle for survival against the oppressive and invasive Nazi occupation. When it is discovered that the Nazis plan to "relocate" all of Copenhagen's Jewish population, the Johansen's realize...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperink 2012

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Panneel, Youri.

Summary: In this clear and detailed reading guide, we've done all the hard work for you! Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. Rowling is the novel that cast a spell on the hearts of children and adults all over the world. It tells the story of Harry Potter, a boy who learns that he is a wizard and begins his first year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, embarking on a few adventures...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Primento Digital 2015

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Pavlov, Natacha.

Summary: What comes to mind when you envision a perfect society? Does it consist solely of happiness and peace? Are there equal rights for everyone regardless of gender, age and/or ethnic background? What about the weather, wildlife and natural landscapes? Is there a limit to the number of children families can have, or even to how they go about producing them? Is there a fair judicial system in place?...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperink 2012

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Cipri, Nicole.

Summary: In his introduction to A Short History of Nearly Everything, author Bill Bryson describes a childhood experience common to many of us: a brief infatuation with science, with all its potential and possibility. For Bryson, it was inspired by a textbook's cut-away illustration of the interior strata of the Earth, with the molten core at the center. For myself, it was a children's biography of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperink 2012

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Troche, Larisa.

Summary: I think entrepreneurs, because of their high level of achievement and drive, are constantly looking at ways to do things faster, better, smarter; I am no exception. As an overly busy businesswoman, I was drawn to the title of the book, as I was looking for productivity tools that I would actually use on a regular basis. In the hopes that the pages contained a magic wand, I quickly scanned...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperink 2012

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Jump, Shirley

Summary: The second book in New York Times and USA Today bestselling author Shirley Jump's irresistible Sweet and Savory Romances. Maria Pagliano is a woman on a diet mission. Desperate to drop a dress size before her reunion, she joins the Chubby Chums. But waiting next door is sexy, tempting chef and restaurateur Dante Del Rosso. Dante is all wrong for Maria. He tastes and smells like all the foods...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: TKA Distribution 2014

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Deadwiler, Acamea.

Summary: Marshall Mathers, known to most of the world as iconic rapper Eminem, is no stranger to controversy. However, he is also no stranger to creative genius. The music industry became fascinated with Eminem when he burst onto the scene in 1999 with mega-producer Dr. Dre, touting The Slim Shady LP, an album riddled with graphic tales of Eminem's demented alter-ego, Slim Shady. From there, Eminem's...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperink 2012

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Abbey, Edward

Summary: Here is the only collection of writings compiled by Abbey himself, who writes in his own words, "to present what I think is both the best and most representative of my writing--so far." Included in this collection are generous selections of his best novels, such as The Brave Cowboy, Black Sun, and his classic The Monkey Wrench Gang, as well as many of his other, more expressive and acerbic...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: RosettaBooks 2011

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Staunton, Ted

Summary: Danny has survived everything life has thrown at him, being abandoned at birth, multiple abusive foster homes, life as a con man in training. But when his latest "protector" dies suddenly, Danny has to think fast or he'll be back in foster care again. He decides to assume the identity of a boy who disappeared three years before. If nothing else, he figures it will buy him a little time. Much to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Orca Book Publishers 2013

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Seneca, Lucius Annaeus

Summary: Interesting philosophical ideas written by Seneca. These letters illustrate the ideals admired by the Stoics and reveal how far in advance of his time were many of Seneca's ideas.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Xist Publishing 2016

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Brewster, Joeann.

Summary: Meal for the Week: Anti Inflammatory Recipes and Diet Foods The Meal of the Week book covers two sections, a general dieting cookbook and the anti inflammatory diet. Each section contains diets that work in helping you to build a weekly meal planner with good healthy meal ideas. Many people suffer from inflammation issues and the foods called for in the ingredients of the anti inflammatory diet...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cooking Genius 2014

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Greene, Nina

Summary: Want to start a garden, but don't know how? Tried gardening in the past, but didn't get good results? Gardening Basics for Beginners gives you the information you need to successfully and confidently plant and grow a thriving garden. With this book, you'll receive expert advice on gardening basics, such as: - choosing your garden's location - prepping your garden site - picking the right tools...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Speedy Publishing Books 2014

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Lipman, Frank

Summary: Are you tired of feeling worn out, sick, and overweight? Why is it that we experience weight gain, fatigue, aches and pains, illnesses, and memory loss as we get older? And, more importantly, do we have to? These ailments do become more common in our 30s and 40s, but they are by no means inevitable. In fact, we are perfectly capable of remaining slim and vigorous, and our brains can absolutely...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hay House Publishing 2016

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Samons, Brittany

Summary: A candida cleanse diet is a diet plan that is meant to reduce the number of Candida albicans in the body, namely in the gut. Cleansing is the first step in flushing out Candida which is an opportunistic yeast that causes terrible medical conditions in the body. A candida cleanse diet will prepare the body in removing significant amounts of Candida albicans and help to restore the healthy...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Weight A Bit 2014

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Nova, Irene

Summary: Stress and depression are among the two most common health concerns in today's fast-paced and modern world. As the decades go by, more and more people are finding themselves in workplaces that brew stress and in situations that foster depression.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: NewInTech LLC 2013

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Phillips, Mark

Summary: Music notation is a language that has been developing for thousands of years; even the manner in which we read music today has been around for several centuries. In learning to read music, we encounter basic symbols for pitch, duration, and timing. As we advance, we learn about dynamics, expression, timbre, and even special effects. How to Read Music will introduce you to the basics and then...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hal Leonard 2014

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Moskovitch, Deborah.

Summary: Practical, savvy, and wide-ranging, this resource shows men and women how to avoid the pitfalls that turn a straightforward divorce into a nightmare. Drawing on her personal experience, the author also brings together the best advice from a wide range of experts that include divorce attorneys, mental-health professionals, and financial gurus. This guide coaches separating couples how to build a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chicago Review Press 2007

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Stibal, Vianna.

Summary: In 1995, Vianna Stibal, a mother of three young children, was diagnosed with a cancer that was quickly destroying her right femur. Everything she had tried using conventional and alternative medicine had failed, until she employed a simple technique that she used in her work as an intuitive reader. Amazed that she had cured herself instantaneously, Vianna started to use this technique in her...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hay House UK 2010

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U., Serge

Summary: Intermittent fasting is similar to caloric restriction, a straightforward diet that involves a reduction of the amount of ingested calories while maintaining proper nutritional value of food to stay healthy. Unlike caloric restriction, however, in intermittent fasting the emphasis is placed on the eating pattern of the individual rather than on reducing the amount of calories of each meal....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperink Original 2012

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James, Stephen

Summary: Playing off the themes in the Caldecott Medal-winning children's book Where the Wild Things Are, this informative, practical, and encouraging guide will help parents guide boys down the path to healthy and authentic manhood. Wild Things addresses the physical, emotional, and spiritual parts of a boy, written by two therapists who are currently engaged in clinical work with boys and their...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tyndale House Publishers, Inc. 2011

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Schulz, Charles M. (Charles Monroe)

Summary: No one has a greater imagination than Snoopy. Join everyone's favorite beagle as he confounds and confuses the whole Peanuts gang!

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Peanuts 2015

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