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eBooks nonfiction new titles

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Have a flick through our collection of nonfiction eBooks on a wide range of topics. This list updates when we add new titles to our collection.

My next step by Dave Liniger

My next step

Dave Liniger

My Next Step is a remarkable memoir of one man coming face to face with the darkest moments of his life and how, through his own drive and the unwavering support of family and friends, he never succumbed to despair. Dave Liniger had it all: four succ...

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Belly fat cure fresh meals by Jorge Cruise

Belly fat cure fresh meals

Jorge Cruise

For years, experts have told you that if you want to look and feel younger, you must resort to surgeries, creams, or expensive vitamins. Others have told you to simply give up. They were WRONG . The solution is a diet that avoids hidden sugar and is rich...

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Flower Therapy by Doreen Virtue

Flower Therapy

Doreen Virtue

Flower Therapy is the art of working with flowers, flower essences, and angels for healing, manifestation, and abundance. With flowers as your allies, your dreams really can come true, and you'll see that nature truly has the ability to heal!. In this...

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Mindful eating

Mindful eating

Internationally renowned and award-winning, Miraval Resort & Spa sits at the foot of the sprawling Santa Catalina Mountains in Tucson, Arizona. There, nestled within the warm desert landscape, Miraval is the premier destination for life betterment---a...

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Look Great Naturally ... Without Ditching the Lipstick by Janey Lee Grace

Look Great Naturally ... Without Ditching the Lipstick

Janey Lee Grace

Let Janey show you how to: enhance your health and well-being - from raw food to superfoods, and natural remedies to alternative therapies discover natural skincare and beauty - make-up and goodies that are good for you, the environment, and your purse!...

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The gastric mind band by Martin Shirran

The gastric mind band

Martin Shirran

Gastric mind Band therapy provides the answer to understanding and overturning your weight loss woes. No guilt, rules, or rigid calorie counting, and nothing banned. Just re-establishing a normal relationship with something you've got to face every day....

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Why marry a millionaire? by Wendy Robbins

Why marry a millionaire?

Wendy Robbins

"Stop complaining about money ... create a revolution instead! Discover secret step-by-step million dollar systems!"--Page 4 of cover.

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My dog, my guru by Gilles Moutounet

My dog, my guru

Gilles Moutounet

If you've ever had a pet, you would have, at least once, come back home after having a bad day and said to it, 'I wish I was you. You're always so happy! Based on this reflection, the author spent time studying his adorable springer spaniel, Skottï, ...

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The de-stress diet by Charlotte Watts

The de-stress diet

Charlotte Watts

Slim and calm. Those short words are two of the most sought-after results many people - especially women - hope for from a new health regime. Yet in reality what they often get is irritability and weight that refuses to stay off. The de-stress diet turns...

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10-minute recipes by Liana Werner-Gray

10-minute recipes

Liana Werner-Gray

"Improve your health with clean, natural foods and nutrient-rich recipes that can be made in 10 minutes or less! Liana Werner-Gray understands how hard it is to find the time to take care of yourself; to keep up with her fast-paced life, she indulged...

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Feng-shui for the soul by Denise Linn

Feng-shui for the soul

Denise Linn

In Feng Shui for the Soul, you will find three approaches for transforming your dwelling into an environment for spiritual renewal and inner peace. Each approach is discussed in a separate section of the book. Taken together, the three parts provide ...

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Take a shot! by Jake Steinfeld

Take a shot!

Jake Steinfeld

Take a Shot! is the incredible true story of how three unlikely partners-world-famous fitness icon Jake Steinfeld, former Princeton University lacrosse star Dave Morrow, and son of a TV preacher Tim Robertson-broke all the rules and beat all the odds...

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Savvy by Rachael Bermingham


Rachael Bermingham

A book which provides advice for anyone who wants to balance a successful career and family life on their own terms, inclding designing the life you want, time management strategies, how to run a business from home and how to stay motivated.

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The barefoot executive by Carrie Wilkerson

The barefoot executive

Carrie Wilkerson

Carrie Wilkerson explains how people can jump-start their own business and learn to be their own boss, with insights from other entrepreneurs, exercises, and advice to help with every stage of the process and other resources to help people build thei...

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28 days to a more magnetic life by Sandra Anne. Taylor

28 days to a more magnetic life

Sandra Anne. Taylor

The powers of magnetism are not as mystical as you might think. You can learn to switch your energy like flipping a switch on an electrical current, changing the very direction of your life. Every single day you can establish a new, consistently positive...

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Unstuck by James S. (James Samuel) Gordon


James S. (James Samuel) Gordon

Despite the billions spent on prescription anti-depressant drugs and psychotherapy, people everywhere continue to grapple with depression. James Gordon, one of the nation's most respected psychiatrists, now offers a practical and effective way to get...

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Constant craving by Doreen Virtue

Constant craving

Doreen Virtue

Do you crave chocolate, bread, cheese, fries, or other foods? If so, there's a reason why, as Doreen Virtue's breakthrough book explains. Each food craving actually corresponds to a specific underlying emotion; so once you understand the meaning behind...

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Supercoach by Michael Neill


Michael Neill

IF SUPERMAN NEEDED A COACH, HE'D HIRE MICHAEL NEILL! In this fun, easy-to-read book, best-selling author and internationally renowned success coach Michael Neill shares the secrets of transforming your life and the lives of the people you care about ...

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Love never dies by Jamie Turndorf

Love never dies

Jamie Turndorf

""Love Never Dies is guaranteed to give immense hope to those grieving the perceived loss of a loved one. Dr. Jamie Turndorf ... provides stunning evidence of the continuity of love and life, along with the tools to help anyone connect with those in the...

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The complete game of life and how to play it by Florence Scovel Shinn

The complete game of life and how to play it

Florence Scovel Shinn

Written almost a century ago, The Game of Life is a classic in the field of personal development. Louise Hay, whose books have brought inspiration, hope and healing to millions of people around the world, credits The Game of Life and the whole body of...

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You Are More Than That by Rajiv Juneja

You Are More Than That

Rajiv Juneja

Too many people go through life racing after proof of their self-worth along an external loop: the finest shoes or watch, the most expensive car, a bigger house - or a better-looking mate, a brighter child, another academic or professional degree, a ...

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Whole-pet healing by Dennis W. Thomas

Whole-pet healing

Dennis W. Thomas

The profound bond between us and our beloved pets is undeniable - in fact, it goes far beyond what we might ever have expected. In Whole-Pet Healing, 30-year veterinarian Dr. Dennis Thomas delves into the heart-to-heart link we share with our cherished...

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Crazy Sexy Kitchen by Kris Carr

Crazy Sexy Kitchen

Kris Carr

The woman who made prevention hot is now making it delicious! Crazy Sexy Kitchen, the follow-up to Kris Carr?s New York Times bestseller Crazy Sexy Diet, is a Veggie Manifesto for plant-empowered gourmands and novices alike, and it?s filled with insp...

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Women, Sex, Power, and Pleasure by Evelyn Resh

Women, Sex, Power, and Pleasure

Evelyn Resh

In her new book, Women, Sex, Power & Pleasure, Evelyn Resh, a sexuality counselor and certified nurse-midwife, takes an innovative approach to helping women create the lives - and sex lives - they want. With a funny and compassionate, yet tell-it-lik...

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Overworked, overwhelmed & underpaid by Louis Barajas

Overworked, overwhelmed & underpaid

Louis Barajas

-- Go from: -- STRESS to SUCCESS.Louis' goal is to create an economic revolution for the working class, enabling you to attain greater abundance through more thoughtful, purposeful, and rewarding financial choices.

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Pets are forever by Jenny Smedley

Pets are forever

Jenny Smedley

Do you ever wonder if there's a soul link between you and your pet? What if they could talk? What would they say? Do you ever pray that when your pet dies it isn't the end for them and that one day, somehow, you'll see them again? Do you believe that...

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Anxiety free by Robert L. Leahy

Anxiety free

Robert L. Leahy

We live in the Age of Anxiety. The rates of overall anxiety have increased dramatically during the last 50 years. In fact, the average child today exhibits the same level of anxiety as the average psychiatric patient in the 1950s. We now know where it...

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Soul-centered by Sarah McLean


Sarah McLean

Soul-Centered: Transform Your Life in 8 Weeks with Meditation presents a secular, mainstream view of meditation and applies it practically as a tool for personal transformation. Each week's lesson in the 8-week program contains a key for navigating the...

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49 ways to sexual well-being by Frances Carter

49 ways to sexual well-being

Frances Carter

Focuses on women's sexuality, taking a positive approach to thinking about ways to fully experience, enjoy and explore themselves as sexual beings. With ideas, suggestions and practical exercises.

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Step-by-step delicious by Catrine Kelty

Step-by-step delicious

Catrine Kelty

For cooks who learn by seeing, a revolutionary cookbook with more than 500 step-by-step photos and 100 incredibly tasty recipes.

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Leonora Carrington by Joanna Moorhead

Leonora Carrington

Joanna Moorhead

Painter and extraordinary writer, pioneer of surrealism and a crucial figure in the art of the last century, Leonora Carrington had a life always against the current, as surreal as her painting. He was born in England into a well-to-do family, from which...

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Titanic by Nicola Pierce


Nicola Pierce

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The wellness rebel by author Plantbased Pixie

The wellness rebel

author Plantbased Pixie

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Generous love by Becky Kopitzke

Generous love

Becky Kopitzke

Most of us want to make a difference, to live and love generously. But we just don't for a million reasons. Using relatable stories, discussion questions, and careful application of God's Word, here are the inspiration and practical tips and ideas you...

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Born Trump by Emily Jane Fox

Born Trump

Emily Jane Fox

Who is Donald J. Trump? To truly understand America's forty-fifth president, argues Vanity Fair journalist Emily Jane Fox, you must know his children, whose own stories provide the key to unlocking what makes him tick. Born Trump is Fox's dishy, deep...

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I choo-choo-choose you! by Gwen Cooper

I choo-choo-choose you!

Gwen Cooper

Before there was Homer the Blind Wonder Cat, there was Scarlett--the adorable, maddeningly aloof, gray rescue tabby . . . Every cat lover remembers the very first feline they fell in love with. For celebrated cat writer Gwen Cooper, that first love i...

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The World Is a Nice Place by Amy Molloy

The World Is a Nice Place

Amy Molloy

Imagine if you could hope for the best, even after the worst.Imagine if your past could become your superpower.Imagine if you could be happy, regardless.When life is hard, The World is a Nice Place offers a new way of thinking. We all have the power to...

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Step by step by Linda Buchan

Step by step

Linda Buchan

In 1998, Linda Buchan was a casualty of a devastating house fire that claimed the life of her sister Kim and changed her own life forever. Since that day Linda has fought her way, step by step, towards a new life: a life full of purpose, and an unwav...

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Mental by Steve Ellen


Steve Ellen

Psychiatrist Dr Steve Ellen and comedian Catherine Deveny combine forces to demystify the world of mental health. Providing an insider perspective, they share their personal experiences of mental illness and unpack the current knowledge about conditions...

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Leadership results by Sebastian Salicru

Leadership results

Sebastian Salicru

"Leadership Results takes a hard look at the multibillion dollar leadership development industry and how it is failing to prepare contemporary leaders and build real organisational leadership capacity. It offers a fresh perspective on leadership and ...

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Poverty, riches & wealth by Kris Vallotton

Poverty, riches & wealth

Kris Vallotton

Overcoming the Never-Enough Mentality to Experience True Kingdom Abundance Prosperity. It's one of the most dividing words in the church. Some pastors use it to tell their congregations that God will make them all rich, rich, rich! Others spurn the word...

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Fundamentalism at Home and Abroad by Gerald A. Arbuckle

Fundamentalism at Home and Abroad

Gerald A. Arbuckle

For most people, fundamentalism in the modern world has become synonymous with a radical form of Islam, but fundamentalism in many shapes and forms is also very much present in Western societies. Yes, fundamentalist economic, political, nationalistic,...

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More Power by Hugh Matheson

More Power

Hugh Matheson

Arguably the greatest coach in British sporting history. Jurgen Grobler's Olympic coaching career is one of legend, yet the man himself has remained resolutely out of the spotlight. Over the last twenty years he has masterminded British Rowing's inco...

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The Healing Factor - Vitamin C Against Disease by Irwin Stone

The Healing Factor - Vitamin C Against Disease

Irwin Stone

Vitamin C may save your life! A noted biochemist reveals for laymen the exciting research into ascorbic acid's powers against such deadly enemies as cancer, heart disease, strokes, mental illness, old age, diabetes, arthritis, kidney disease, hepatitis...

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Saving Jenny by Vivian Percy

Saving Jenny

Vivian Percy

"Normal turned to PTSD and a substance abuse nightmare for Jenny the instant a taxi struck her, catapulting her twenty feet across a busy New York City street. Jenny is one of the lucky ones to have survived the drug rehabilitation system, which rout...

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Poisoned blood by Philip E. Ginsburg

Poisoned blood

Philip E. Ginsburg

New York Times Bestseller: The "astonishing" true story of the notorious "black widow" who preyed on her husband and daughter and faked her own death (The Washington Post Book World). Pretty, smart, and pampered, Audrey Marie Hilley grew up in a small...

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Before I go by Jane Duncan Rogers

Before I go

Jane Duncan Rogers

Before I Go addresses the emotional, spiritual, and practical aspects of end-of-life planning to help you make well-informed decisions about your end-of-life care and prepare well for your death. Jane Duncan Rogers guides you with equanimity, care, and...

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Newly updated edition of Insight Guides City Guide Rome is ideal for travellers seeking immersive cultural experiences, In-depth on history and culture: enjoy special features on Roman fashion and Mussolini's Legacy, all written by local experts.Inno...

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How not to get shot by D. L. (Darryl L.) Hughley

How not to get shot

D. L. (Darryl L.) Hughley

200 years ago, white people told black folks, "'I suggest you pick the cotton if you don't like getting whipped." Today, it's "comply with police orders if you don't want to get shot." Now legendary comedian/activist D. L. Hughley confronts and remixes...

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Strays by Britt Collins


Britt Collins

For fans of A Street Cat Named Bob and Dewey: The Small-Town Library Cat Who Touched the World, Strays is a compelling true story of a man who rescues a stray, injured cat and how they save each other. Homeless, alcoholic, and depressed, Michael King...

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Dinoshapes by Jo Ryan


Jo Ryan

Identifies different dinosaurs using illustrations comprised of finger and thumb prints.

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Tried, tested and true by Liz Harfull

Tried, tested and true

Liz Harfull

Forget celebrity chefs. The books that truly reflect what most Australians cooked and ate at home for decades were put together by people you have never heard of, all in the name of helping others. Community cookbooks have raised millions of dollars ...

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The Berlin Defence unraveled by Luis Bernal

The Berlin Defence unraveled

Luis Bernal

The Berlin Defence has been a highly popular opening in top level chess ever since Vladimir Kramnik famously used it in the 2000 World Championship match to wrest the title from Garry Kasparov. Club players often hesitate to include 'the Berlin' in t...

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Hudson Taylor and China by David Malcolm Bennett

Hudson Taylor and China

David Malcolm Bennett

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Donuts by Vicky Graham


Vicky Graham

Whether they're studded with sprinkles, covered in chocolate, glazed with salted caramel or filled with layers of créme pâtissèrie... who can resist a donut? Vicky Graham has given this classic pastry a much needed makeover, with exciting recipes suitable...

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My mam Shirley. Part 1, chapters 1-5 by Julie Shaw

My mam Shirley. Part 1, chapters 1-5

Julie Shaw

My Mam Shirley can either be read as a full-length eBook or in 3 serialised eBook-only parts. This is PART 1 of 3. You can read Part 1 three weeks ahead of release of the full-length eBook and paperback. Behind the notorious Hudson men who dominated ...

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The Great Escapes by James Morton

The Great Escapes

James Morton

Since the arrival of the First Fleet, thousands of prisoners have escaped from prison, police stations, courts, prison vans and hospitals--even dentists' chairs. They have driven, walked, pedalled, swum or sailed away from custody. Some have killed or...

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Public speaking skills for dummies by Alyson Connolly

Public speaking skills for dummies

Alyson Connolly

Project self-assurance when speaking—even if you don't feel confident! When you speak in public, your reputation is at stake. Whether you're speaking at a conference, pitching for new business, or presenting to your Executive Board, the ability...

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Charles Ulm by Rick Searle

Charles Ulm

Rick Searle

The untold story of one of Australia's greatest aviation pioneers.

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Taming the tiger parent by Tanith Carey

Taming the tiger parent by Tanith Carey

In today's fast-paced world, it's tough to find the time to read. But with Joosr guides, you can get the key insights from bestselling non-fiction titles in less than 20 minutes. Whether you want to gain knowledge on the go or find the books you'll l...

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Llewellyn's 2017 Herbal Almanac

Llewellyn's 2017 Herbal Almanac

An Herbal Infusion of Inspiration and All-Natural Wellness With recipes, crafts, gardening tips, and herbal lore, Llewellyn's Herbal Almanac is now in its 17th year of providing new ideas and perspectives for gardeners and herb lovers. Including recipes...

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Let's Talk Arabic by Jane Wightwick

Let's Talk Arabic

Jane Wightwick

From sa-bah il-khayr (good morning) to iinaa dayie (I'm lost), this easy-to-use reference contains real-life Arabic phrases and idiomatic expressions for fast, useful communication. Let's Talk Arabic contains just what you need--colloquial expressions...

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Crazy easy vegan desserts by Heather Saffer

Crazy easy vegan desserts

Heather Saffer

"Just because you're vegan and gluten-free doesn't mean you can't indulge! With these 75 recipes, Heather Saffer reinvents your favorite desserts--and they're super-simple to make and irresistibly delicious. You'll find treats that take less than 20 minutes...

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Australia's First Spies by John A. Fahey

Australia's First Spies

John A. Fahey

The first systematic account of Australian intelligence operations in the early 20th century offers fascinating new insights into Australian politics and international relations.

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Intelligence and human progress by James Flynn

Intelligence and human progress

James Flynn

Written by James R. Flynn of the "Flynn effect" (the sustained and substantial increase in intelligence test scores across the world over many decades), Intelligence and Human Progress examines genes and human achievement in all aspects, including what...

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Facilitator's guide to participatory decision-making

Facilitator's guide to participatory decision-making

Harness the power of participatory values A competent facilitator knows how to move a group from start to finish through the process of building a sustainable agreement, but doing so within the framework of a truly participatory decision-making process...

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The art of digital marketing by Ian Dodson

The art of digital marketing

Ian Dodson

"The premier guide to digital marketing that works, and a solid framework for success The Digital Marketing Playbook is the comprehensive guide to cracking the digital marketing 'code, ' and reaching, engaging, and serving the empowered consumer. Based...

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Vegetarian cooking for dummies by Suzanne Havala. Hobbs

Vegetarian cooking for dummies

Suzanne Havala. Hobbs

If you thought you had to be a nutritionist to figure out a vegetarian diet, it's actually a lot simpler than you think. Eating vegetarian, in addition to being healthy and delicious, is just plain fun. Discovering new and exotic vegetables like celeriac...

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Good karma by 1950- author. Thubten Chodron

Good karma

1950- author. Thubten Chodron

Why do things happen the way they do in our lives? How do we create the causes for a happy life? The Buddhist practice of mind training gives us the answer to these questions: it involves overcoming our self-centered attitude and replacing it with an...

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The long spring by Laurence Rose

The long spring

Laurence Rose

"Exploring Europe's remarkable heritage of exceptional places and the wildlife, traditions and people associated with them, in February 2016 Laurence Rose crossed the Mediterranean from North Africa and set off on a series of journeys northwards towards...

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Ten things every child with autism wishes you knew by Ellen Notbohm

Ten things every child with autism wishes you knew

Ellen Notbohm

Brimming with insight, compassion, and spirited humor, Ellen Notbohm's timeless book describes ten characteristics that help illuminate--not define--children with autism. This updated edition delves into expanded thought and deeper discussion of comm...

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Japan Style by Geeta K. Mehta

Japan Style

Geeta K. Mehta

Enter the world of the stylish Japanese house, where every object in sight is a work of art. Japan Style introduces 20 special residences. With more than 200 color photographs, this book showcases the stunning beauty of old homes, and reveals how they...

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The anticipatory organization by Daniel Burrus

The anticipatory organization

Daniel Burrus

Technology-driven change is accelerating at an exponential rate, but moving fast in the wrong direction will only get you into trouble faster! Reacting to problems and digital disruptions, no matter how agile you and your organization are, is no longer...

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Ten Things Your Student with Autism Wishes You Knew by Ellen Notbohm

Ten Things Your Student with Autism Wishes You Knew

Ellen Notbohm

Winner of an iParenting Media Award and Finalist in the 2006 ForeWord Book of the Year Awards! Ellen Notbohm's first book, Ten Things Every Child with Autism Wishes You Knew, was a shot heard throughout the worldwide autism community. Now, for the teacher...

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Watch Me by Anjelica Huston

Watch Me

Anjelica Huston

Picking up where A Story Lately Told leaves off, when Anjelica Huston is 22 years old, Watch Me chronicles her glamorous and eventful Hollywood years. She tells the story of falling in love with Jack Nicholson and her adventurous, turbulent, high-pro...

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Shaman Pathways - The Druid Shaman by Danu Forest

Shaman Pathways - The Druid Shaman

Danu Forest

A practical guide to Celtic shamanism with exercises and techniques as well as traditional lore for exploring the Celtic Otherworld.

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Parallel Lives by Plutarch

Parallel Lives


Plutarch, also known as Lucius Mestrius Plutarchus (46-120 A.D.) was a Greek historian and biographer best known for his parallel lives comparisons of famous Greeks and Romans. Plutarch also wrote biographies on many famous people of his day.

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Elizabeth Taylor by Grace May. Carter

Elizabeth Taylor

Grace May. Carter

For a time, Elizabeth Taylor was the world's biggest star, winner of two Oscars and a Hollywood legend for searing performances in films such as Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? and Cat on a Hot Tin Roof. But it was her off-screen life--eight stormy m...

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