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After Everest by Paul Little

After Everest

Paul Little

eBook

"Edmund Hillary is a towering figure among adventurers. His conquest of Everest and his dedication to the welfare of the Nepalese people is well known. While much has been written about what Sir Edmund Hillary did, 'Ed', the man behind the legend, is...

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African laughter by Doris Lessing

African laughter

Doris Lessing

eBook

In the 1980s and early 1990s, Doris Lessing made several visits to her homeland, Zimbabwe, a country from which she had been banned for twenty-five years for her opposition to the government of what was then white Southern Rhodesia. Vividly mingling...

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The Screwtape letters by C. S. (Clive Staples) Lewis

The Screwtape letters

C. S. (Clive Staples) Lewis

eAudiobook

On its first appearance, The Screwtape Letters was immediately recognized as a milestone in the history of popular theology. Now, in it's 70th Anniversary Year, and having sold over half a million copies, it is an iconic classic on spiritual warfare and...

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American Shaolin by Matthew Polly

American Shaolin

Matthew Polly

eAudiobook

Bill Bryson meets Bruce Lee in this raucously funny story of one scrawny American's quest to become a kung fu master at China's legendary Shaolin Temple.Growing up a ninety-pound weakling tormented by bullies in the schoolyards of Kansas, young Matthew...

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Gut reactions by Simon (Simon Quellen) Field

Gut reactions

Simon (Simon Quellen) Field

eAudiobook

How much do you really know about how the human body works, and how it reacts to food, exercise, nutrition, and the environment? While most of us have read about at least one fad diet, we're left wondering about the greater biochemistry, psychology, ...

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The 5 languages of appreciation in the workplace by Gary D. Chapman

The 5 languages of appreciation in the workplace

Gary D. Chapman

eAudiobook

The 5 Languages of Appreciation in the Workplace applies the love language concept to the workplace. This audio book helps supervisors and managers effectively communicate appreciation and encouragement to their employees, resulting in higher levels of...

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The baby sleep book

The baby sleep book

eAudiobook

Everything you need to know about getting your baby or toddler to sleep-from America's foremost baby and childcare expertsFor every parent deprived of sleep by a restless infant or toddler, now there's hope. The Baby Sleep Book is the comprehensive,....

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Dare to lead by Brené Brown

Dare to lead

Brené Brown

eAudiobook

In her #1 New York Times bestsellers, Brené Brown has taught us what it means to dare greatly, rise strong, and brave the wilderness. Now, based on new research conducted with leaders, change makers, and culture shifters, she's showing us how to put ...

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Inner alchemy by Pedram Shojai

Inner alchemy

Pedram Shojai

eBook

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Wealth of wisdom by Tom (Financial planner) McCullough

Wealth of wisdom

Tom (Financial planner) McCullough

eBook

A critical resource for families managing significant wealth Wealth of Wisdom offers essential guidance and tools to help high-net-worth families successfully manage significant wealth. By compiling the 50 most common questions surrounding protection...

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The tao of trauma by Alaine (Alaine D.) Duncan

The tao of trauma

Alaine (Alaine D.) Duncan

eBook

"Explains trauma using a combination of the Five Elements (from Traditional Chinese Medicine) and a touch perspective; for practitioners of a variety of modalities, including acupuncturists, somatic therapists, massage therapists, and mental health.....

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Secret history of the watchers by Timothy Wyllie

Secret history of the watchers

Timothy Wyllie

eBook

"Writing together with Timothy Wyllie, the angel Georgia details the events of Earth's ancient history in the 8th millennium BC"--

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The Slaves of Solitude by Patrick Hamilton

The Slaves of Solitude

Patrick Hamilton

eBook

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Smarter workouts by Pete McCall

Smarter workouts

Pete McCall

eBook

"Smarter Workouts examines why exercise is important, the basic science of how various types of exercise apply different kinds of stimuli to your body, and which types one should do to help improve health and achieve specific results, providing the t...

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The perfectionism workbook by Sharon C. Martin

The perfectionism workbook

Sharon C. Martin

eBook

"If you feel an intense pressure to be perfect, this evidence-based workbook offers real strategies based in cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) to help you develop a more balanced and healthy perspective. Do you hold yourself--and perhaps others--to ...

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The noble liar by Robin Aitken

The noble liar

Robin Aitken

eBook

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The Gaza kitchen by Laila M. El-Haddad

The Gaza kitchen

Laila M. El-Haddad

eBook

"This award-winning cookbook shares with readers the little-known but distinctive cuisine of the Gaza region of Palestine, presenting 130 recipes collected by the authors from Gaza. Cooks will find great, kitchen-tested recipes for spicy stews, piquant...

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By man shall his blood be shed by Edward Feser

By man shall his blood be shed

Edward Feser

eBook

The Catholic Church has in recent decades been associated with political efforts to eliminate the death penalty. It was not always so. This timely work reviews and explains the Catholic Tradition regarding the death penalty, demonstrating that it is ...

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Time-saving tips for teachers by Joanne C. Wachter

Time-saving tips for teachers

Joanne C. Wachter

eBook

An easy-to-use book full of tips and tricks for helping teachers manage their time.

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Master your mind by Roger Seip

Master your mind

Roger Seip

eBook

"You'll get there faster if you just slow down Master Your Mind offers a bit of perspective and a lot of insight for anyone seeking long-term success. Success in business is spelled M-O-R-E: better results, faster growth, more revenue, greater efficiency....

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Björn Borg and the super-Swedes by Mats Holm

Björn Borg and the super-Swedes

Mats Holm

eBook

Learn the details behind Sweden's domination on the tennis court!

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Guitar chords for beginners by Gareth Evans

Guitar chords for beginners

Gareth Evans

eBook

Guitar Chords for Beginners contains 65 different chords arranged in easy fingerings. Each guitar chord has a downloadable example audio track enabling you either to hear if you have played it right, or to hear what you need to work towards.

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Clues to acting Shakespeare by Wesley Van Tassel

Clues to acting Shakespeare

Wesley Van Tassel

eBook

Clues to Acting Shakespeare has become a popular guide for actors, directors, teachers and Shakespeare enthusiasts, selling over 15,000 copies of previous editions. This third edition retains the second edition's unique solutions to challenges that f...

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A description of the Western Islands of Scotland circa 1695 by Martin Martin

A description of the Western Islands of Scotland circa 1695

Martin Martin

eBook

It is three hundred years since Martin Martin's great journey around the Western Isles, Orkneys and Shetlands. The first and one of the greatest of all travellers in Scotland, Martin is also unique in being the only native Gaelic speaker amongst them....

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Hatha Yoga by Ulrica Norberg

Hatha Yoga

Ulrica Norberg

eBook

For the 16.5 million yoga practitioners in America, Swedish yoga instructor Ulrica Norberg's fresh look at Hatha yoga (""the way of the body"") will be a perfect entrée to the art of exercising to produce a strong mind and a harmonious soul. Focusing...

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Profitable photography in the digital age by Dan Heller

Profitable photography in the digital age

Dan Heller

eBook

This groundbreaking resource demonstrates how to use digital imaging and the Internet as the cornerstone of a successful photography business. Topics covered include setting business goals, marketing, setting prices, selling prints, running a Web-bas...

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Great Mondays by Joshua Levine

Great Mondays

Joshua Levine

eBook

In this book, brand strategist Josh Levine provides a proven framework for designing and managing a company culture to maximize retention and performance. Levine identifies the six key components of workplace culture, illustrating their connection to...

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Delivering alpha by Hilda Ochoa-Brillembourg

Delivering alpha

Hilda Ochoa-Brillembourg

eBook

"From a former World Bank Executive -- a detailed, actionable roadmap to adding consistent, sustainable value to globally diversified portfolios. Delivering risk-adjusted returns beyond those of passive benchmarks -- alpha -- may be difficult, but it...

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Talking as fast as I can by Lauren Graham

Talking as fast as I can

Lauren Graham

eBook

"In Talking as Fast as I Can, Lauren Graham hits pause for a moment and looks back on her life, sharing laugh-out-loud stories about growing up, starting out as an actress, and, years later, sitting in her trailer on the Parenthood set and asking herself,...

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How to connect with your troubled adult children by Allison Bottke

How to connect with your troubled adult children

Allison Bottke

eBook

"Are your adult child's mental, emotional, and physical health issues driving you to despair? Are you tempted to bail your son or daughter out of yet another impossible circumstance? When your child has reached (or long since passed) the point of ind...

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Your architecture career by Gary Unger

Your architecture career

Gary Unger

eBook

Master the business side of architecture with advice from an expert.

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Give back the light by James Moore

Give back the light

James Moore

eBook

"Faced with potential blindness because of a recurring detached retina, James Moore makes a last attempt to save the sight in his right eye. Hoping for a miracle, he travels from Austin to Memphis to meet with eye specialist, Steve Charles, a physician...

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The beer bucket list by Mark Dredge

The beer bucket list

Mark Dredge

eBook

"Join award-winning beer writer Mark Dredge on his search for the world's best beer adventures and experiences. This collection of over 150 unmissable beer experiences features the world's greatest beers, bars, breweries, and events: it's the ultimate...

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Second nature by Erin Clabough

Second nature

Erin Clabough

eBook

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Mushrooms by Nicholas P. Money

Mushrooms

Nicholas P. Money

eBook

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To catch a killer by Peter Bleksley

To catch a killer

Peter Bleksley

eBook

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Leadership by Doris Kearns Goodwin

Leadership

Doris Kearns Goodwin

eBook

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The significance of singleness by Christina S. Hitchcock

The significance of singleness

Christina S. Hitchcock

eBook

Drawing on examples from the history of Christianity, this book offers a contemporary theology of singleness relevant to all members of the church.

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The Catholic all year compendium by Kendra Tierney

The Catholic all year compendium

Kendra Tierney

eBook

"If you have been wondering how to bring the rich traditions of the Catholic Church's liturgical year into your family life, this is the book for you. If you have no idea what the liturgical year is, but you are looking for ways to bring your faith home...

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Close quarters by Kate Bowen

Close quarters

Kate Bowen

eBook

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Healthy intelligent training by Keith Livingstone

Healthy intelligent training

Keith Livingstone

eBook

Healthy Intelligent Training is for all serious middle distance athletes and coaches. It is based on the proven principles of New Zealand's Arthur Lydiard, the Runner's World 'Coach of the Century', who trained a motley band of neighborhood kids into...

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Anti-aging hacks by Karen Asp

Anti-aging hacks

Karen Asp

eBook

"Preserve your looks and your health with these 200+ easy strategies to age-proof your body and mind. Are signs of aging--or even just worrying about signs of aging--taking their toll on you? In Anti-Aging Hacks, you'll find more than 200 easy, actionable...

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Whole again by Jackson MacKenzie

Whole again

Jackson MacKenzie

eBook

"From a leading voice on recovering from toxic relationships, a deeply insightful guide to getting back to your "old self" again--in order to truly heal and move on. Jackson MacKenzie has helped millions of people in their struggle to understand the ...

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Pâtisserie gluten free by Patricia Austin

Pâtisserie gluten free

Patricia Austin

eBook

Pâtisserie Gluten Free offers a tantalizing collection of gluten-free recipes. This beautifully photographed cookbook is unique in presenting some of the most challenging treats to make without gluten: classic French pastries. Written with meticulous...

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Implementing DevOps with Microsoft Azure by Mitesh Soni

Implementing DevOps with Microsoft Azure

Mitesh Soni

eBook

Accelerate and Automate Build, Deploy, and Management of applications to achieve High Availability. About This Book* This guide highlights tools that offer development and deployment environments for application services* Secure and continuously monitor...

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The misinformation age by Cailin O'Connor

The misinformation age

Cailin O'Connor

eBook

Why should we care about having true beliefs? And why do demonstrably false beliefs persist and spread despite consequences for the people who hold them? Philosophers of science Cailin O'Connor and James Weatherall argue that social factors, rather t...

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How we win by George Lakey

How we win

George Lakey

eBook

"Today's new direct action campaigns require a new, down-to-earth guide to effective campaigning. George Lakey's How We Win is that timely guide. The Women's March of January 21, 2017, was estimated at four million people - the largest assembly of ac...

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Attention by Joshua Cohen

Attention

Joshua Cohen

eBook

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Happy Pretty Messy by Natalie Wise

Happy Pretty Messy

Natalie Wise

eBook

Ever felt like you needed a refresher course on how to be happy in life? Happy Pretty Messy is a modern-day inspirational guidebook for women of all ages seeking to live with beauty and bravery. As a modern lifestyle philosopher, Natalie Wise brings ...

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Daughters of 1968 by Lisa (Historian) Greenwald

Daughters of 1968

Lisa (Historian) Greenwald

eBook

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Schumann by Judith Chernaik

Schumann

Judith Chernaik

eBook

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The Mini Farming Bible by Brett L. Markham

The Mini Farming Bible

Brett L. Markham

eBook

When Brett Markham published a small black and white handbook about how to run a successful mini farm—he never dreamed how popular the book would soon become. In 2010 Skyhorse Publishing Inc. published Brett's book in full color with over a hundred...

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Globalization by George Ritzer

Globalization

George Ritzer

eBook

A concise exploration of globalization and its role in the contemporary era Driven by technological advancements and global corporations, more and more people are swept up by globalizing processes, creating new winners and losers. Globalization: The...

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The Wahhabi Code by Terence Ward

The Wahhabi Code

Terence Ward

eBook

A concise and eye-opening look at the foundation of terror, how it spread, and why the West did nothing.

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Architectural lighting design by Admir Jukanović

Architectural lighting design

Admir Jukanović

eBook

"Where do you start if you want to light an interior space? What is the best colour temperature for your design scheme? What do you need to consider when choosing LED lamps and luminaires? Architectural Lighting Design answers these questions and more...

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Robert's rules of order by Henry M. (Henry Martyn) Robert

Robert's rules of order

Henry M. (Henry Martyn) Robert

eBook

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The anatomy of loneliness by Teal Swan

The anatomy of loneliness

Teal Swan

eBook

Following in the footsteps of the success of The Completion Process, bestselling author and modern spiritual leader, Teal Swan offers an in-depth exploration and understanding of loneliness. Drawing on her extraordinary healing technique; the Connect...

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Women, rise up! by Cindy Jacobs

Women, rise up!

Cindy Jacobs

eBook

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The power of positive coaching by Lee J. (Lee Joseph) Colan

The power of positive coaching

Lee J. (Lee Joseph) Colan

eBook

"How to build up the habits and mindset necessary to effectively coach others"--

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Oil pulling by Bruce Fife

Oil pulling

Bruce Fife

eBook

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Kropotkin by Brian Morris

Kropotkin

Brian Morris

eBook

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Emptied by Wynter Pitts

Emptied

Wynter Pitts

eBook

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Gut reactions by Simon (Simon Quellen) Field

Gut reactions

Simon (Simon Quellen) Field

eBook

"A scientific look at weight control that explains how our bodies react to food and the environment, and how our brain affects what and how much we eat and, in turn, is affected by what we eat"--

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The knowledge work factory by William F. Heitman

The knowledge work factory

William F. Heitman

eBook

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Tales from the Tao by Solala Towler

Tales from the Tao

Solala Towler

eBook

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Peterloo by Jacqueline Riding

Peterloo

Jacqueline Riding

eBook

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Travelling light by Robyn Davidson

Travelling light

Robyn Davidson

eAudiobook

It'd been a long time since I claimed some solitude in this blessed landscape; since I've done without life's little props. Here I have no friend, no dog, no radio, no clock, no phone, no roof, no body pollutants. The clackety-clack of the typewriter...

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In my min'd eye by Jan Morris

In my min'd eye

Jan Morris

eAudiobook

'I have never before in my life kept a diary of my thoughts, and here at the start of my ninth decade, having for the moment nothing much else to write, I am having a go at it. Good luck to me.' So begins this extraordinary book, a collection of diary...

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Everyday sexism by Laura Bates

Everyday sexism

Laura Bates

eAudiobook

With an introduction by Sarah Brown This book is a call to arms in a new wave of feminism and it proves sexism is endemic - socially, politically, and economically. But women won't stand for it. The Everyday Sexism Project is grounded in reality; packed...

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Girls will be girls by Emer O'Toole

Girls will be girls

Emer O'Toole

eAudiobook

Exploring what it means to 'act like a girl', Emer takes us on a hilarious and thought-provoking journey through her life (including singing 'Get Your Pits Out for the Lads' on national TV after growing out her body hair). Cross-dressing, booty shaking,...

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The feminine mystique by Betty Friedan

The feminine mystique

Betty Friedan

eAudiobook

The underlying issues raised by Betty Friedan strike at the core of the problems women still face at home and in the marketplace. As women continue to struggle for equality, to keep their hard-won gains, to find fulfillment in their careers, marriages,...

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Bad feminist by Roxane Gay

Bad feminist

Roxane Gay

eAudiobook

Pink is my favourite colour. I used to say my favourite colour was black to be cool, but it is pink - all shades of pink. If I have an accessory, it is probably pink. I read Vogue, and I'm not doing it ironically, though it might seem that way. I onc...

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The lonely city by Olivia Laing

The lonely city

Olivia Laing

eAudiobook

When Olivia Laing moved to New York City in her mid-30s, she found herself inhabiting loneliness on a daily basis. Fascinated by the experience, she began to explore the lonely city by way of art. Moving fluidly between works and lives - from Edward ...

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Wish you were here by Sheridan Jobbins

Wish you were here

Sheridan Jobbins

eAudiobook

'In this moment I am perfect. I am free to be whoever I want, and all I want to be is a woman in a red spotty dress, speeding into her future in a shiny red car.' Raw, sharply funny and heartfelt, Wish You Were Here is a girl's own adventure with bite,...

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The Barefoot Investor: 2018/2019 edition: the only money guide you'll ever need by Scott Pape

The Barefoot Investor: 2018/2019 edition: the only money guide you'll ever need

Scott Pape

eAudiobook

Fully revised and updated for the 2018-2019 financial year This is the only money guide you'll ever need. That's a bold claim, given there are already thousands of finance books on the shelves. So what makes this one different? Well, you won't be ove...

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Five stars by Carmine Gallo

Five stars

Carmine Gallo

eAudiobook

How to get to master the art of persuasion--from the bestselling author of Talk Like Ted. Ideas don't sell themselves. As the forces of globalization, automation, and artificial intelligence combine to disrupt every field, having a good idea isn't good...

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Butterfly by Yusra Mardini

Butterfly

Yusra Mardini

eAudiobook

"Being a refugee is not a choice. Our choice is to die at home or risk death trying to escape." - Yusra Mardini Yusra Mardini fled her native Syria to the Turkish coast in 2015 and boarded a small dinghy full of refugees bound for Greece. When the small...

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Able by author Dylan Alcott

Able

author Dylan Alcott

eAudiobook

Dylan Alcott has never let his disability get in the way of what he wanted to achieve. His family treated him no differently to any other kid, and it was the best thing they ever did. Growing up, Dylan always had a positive attitude to life. So when ...

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The cave by Liam Cochrane

The cave

Liam Cochrane

eAudiobook

12 Lost Boys, Their Coach and the Heroes Who Rescued Them When the 12 young members of the Wild Boars soccer club walked into a Thai cave with their coach, they expected to be out by nightfall. A birthday cake waited in the fridge for one boy, another...

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Not that bad by Roxane Gay

Not that bad

Roxane Gay

eAudiobook

Vogue, 10 of the Most Anticipated Books of Spring 2018 Harper's Bazaar, 10 New Books to Add to Your Reading List in 2018 Elle, 21 Books We're Most Excited to Read in 2018 Boston Globe, 25 books we can't wait to read in 2018 Huffington Post, 60 Books...

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Being an adult by Lucy Tobin

Being an adult

Lucy Tobin

eAudiobook

Adult life is full of mysteries. What should you check before renting a flat? How do you ask for a pay rise? Does anything really need to be dry cleaned? And why does everyone else seem to know these things except you? (They don't, but this book will...

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My love story by Tina Turner

My love story

Tina Turner

eAudiobook

Love's got everything to do with it. Tina Turner is the Queen of Rock 'n' Roll, a musical icon celebrating her 60th year in the industry. In this dramatic autobiography, she tells the story of a truly remarkable life in the spotlight. From her early ...

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Best Australian drinking stories by Jim Haynes

Best Australian drinking stories

Jim Haynes

eAudiobook

'It seemed like a good idea ... at the time.' - the lament of many a morning after Rum, beer, scotch, wine, beer and more beer. For nearly 250 years Australian history has been punctuated with stories of booze and boozing. From Cook's voyages and the...

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Proof of heaven by Eben Alexander

Proof of heaven

Eben Alexander

eAudiobook

My experience showed me that the death of the body and brain is not the end of consciousness ... What happened to me while I was in a coma is the most important story I will ever tell. But it's a tricky story to tell because it is so foreign to ordin...

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Taming the black dog by Bev Aisbett

Taming the black dog

Bev Aisbett

eAudiobook

Don't want to get out of bed in the morning? Feel like you're lost in a fog or that the light is fading at the end of the tunnel? If so, you could be suffering from depression, or as Winston Churchill used to call it, 'the black dog'. Taming the Black...

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The Neuroscience of mindfulness by Stan Rodski

The Neuroscience of mindfulness

Stan Rodski

eAudiobook

Cutting-edge studies in neuroscience have in recent years proved what many doctors, therapists and other health professionals had long suspected: simple, repetitive tasks, performed with focus and attention - mindfulness, in other words - can not only...

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