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by Shannon Day & Tara WilsonStories that inspire, entertain, and make you laugh ’til you pee. Plus martinis! And not just any-old-martinis—these ones were designed just for moms! These tales of Wonder, Woe and WTF?! share a little glimpse into the lives of other moms, who are a lot like you. Through their tales, we’re reminded to savour the little things (like capturing extra morning snuggles), to let go of the stresses (they won’t be in that unfortunate phase forever), and to be grateful for the laughs that the unexpe... more
by Donald R. Statter, Jr.This book will be a joy to the common citizen that is tired of the lies, politics, and misinformation that drives the petroleum industry. It opens with the question, "what would you do if you ran a business and agents remote from your control that said things and did things that drove up the value of your product?" The answer of course is that the petroleum industry will not challenge misrepresentations that improve their profits. The book is written for the novice in order to uncover the myster... more
by Michael MillerThis is the saga of Jody Miller’s sixty two day horrific stay at a major medical center in Ohio and how it altered her life. Jody, a nurse herself, developed a nagging pain in her legs only to find she had a critical condition requiring immediate attention. She sought help, attempting to resolve the issue with a non-invasive procedure. When this failed major surgery was required, the type of surgery that can be easily yield a fatality on the operating table. She not only survived, but thrived th... more
by David W. Edgerton
New for 2015! A trip to Disneyland Resort in California requires a lot of planning, preparation and, when young children are involved, a lot of patience and understanding. Tear-Free in Disneyland is written especially for parents, with gentle advice and step-by-step instructions to anticipate, avoid and quickly fix tearful situations.
You’ll find simple answers to tricky questions like, “How old should my kids be before I take them to Disneyland?” and “Which ride... more
by Chris HannonThe Electrical Engineer's Synonym Dictionary is an essential desk reference that can be quickly and conveniently used to better understand various engineering jargon terms used on a daily basis by professionals and students alike. The book covers terminology related to, but not limited to topics such as Core engineering concepts, Digital communications, Graphics/displays, Multiplexing, Optical communications, and Wireless telecommunications.
You're a Bad Wife Because You Can't Clean the House?: A Step-by-Step Guide to Making Your Home Mother-in-Law Approvedby Pharice M. Brown
Why I Wrote This Book and The Painful Truth That Comes with It
It's all about new techniques -- simplifying old techniques, and consolidating steps. Making things go faster, but not worse
There are many women in the world that believe it is unprogressive, some going as far to say that it’s downright insensitive to say that women belong in the home, but that isn’t what I’m saying at all. ... more
by Bonnie Alberts
The NU Guide to Naples is a gloriously illustrated new book about one of the world’s most intriguing cities. It was written by four women with deep affection for this southern Italian city.
by Melanie Karis
"FOLLOWING JESUS: In 181 Scenes," covers the Early Middle part of Jesus' ministry.
It takes the actual parallel writings of the Four Gospel writers (KJV), puts them in chronological and geographical order with a short explanation in the vernacular of what's happening. The book is a When, Where, What and Who Wrote It easy-to-read commentary on this often confusing period. The entire chronology of Jesus' Early Middle ministry is sequentially arranged with even the pe... more
by Jaishen RajahA Year of Learning, Laughter, and Life is a one-of-a-kind collection of parables designed to entertain and enlighten anyone with a thirst for knowledge, wisdom, and self-improvement. These 365 delightfully didactic anecdotes—one for each day of the year—provide invaluable insight into issues such as leadership, children and family, money and politics, lateral thinking, spirituality, and much more. Each parable contains a meaningful message that will empower you in different facets of your lif... more
by Adam MosleyOUR MISSIONARY MYTHS ARE FALSE Tales of breathtaking adventures, harrowing expeditions, and close encounters of the bug kind - these are the stories we expect to hear from missionaries. Like a Hollywood blockbuster, we want action, tension, and in the end, a happily-ever-after ending, complete with smiling children and the sense that we’ve contributed to the betterment of humanity. But what if missionary life is not like that? Beyond the newsletter blurbs and well-crafted blog posts lies a m... more
What High School Didn't Teach Me: A Recent Graduate's Perspective on How High School is Killing Creativityby Rajat BhageriaWhat High School Didn’t Teach Me: A Recent Graduate’s Perspective on How High School is Killing Creativity explains how high schools all over the nation are killing creativity by forcing students to memorize factoids, rather than inspiring them to pursue creative endeavors and teaching them how to problem solve. The author—Rajat Bhageria—describes how too many high school students today focus all of their efforts on maintaining high grades, rather than on developing intrinsic motivation for thei... more
by Tambra Nicole KendallDiscover the creative soul within you. These blank pages are waiting to be filled with with the magic of your imagination. Should you find you need a nudge to get started, the beginning of the book offers suggestions on brainstorming, mind-mapping techniques and writing prompts. Fill over 300 pages with story ideas, characters or plots. Or use this as a personal diary to spill your thoughts and feelings about writing and life. However you choose to use this journal, have fun and b... more
by Kingsley L. DennisOne day, unexpectedly, the author meets an unusual person whom he simply comes to know as ‘Monroe’. A series of extraordinary meetings then begin to take place in a small town in Andalusia, southern Spain. Over the course of several intense weeks the author, himself already a respected writer, comes to understand through Monroe that humanity is on the cusp of a remarkable stage in its evolutionary journey. In the author’s own words - “If there’s one thing that Monroe has taught me it’s that we a... more
by Derek BainWould your favorite baseball team make the playoffs if player X had not been traded? Imagine your team's roster from any particular year. Remove all of the players that your team acquired through trades and free agency. Would you be able to field a competitive team? All right, let us re-populate the roster with every player that the organization originally drafted and signed. Yes, we will include undrafted free agents and foreign players who signed with their first Major League team, as well. Ho... more
by Glen AaronIn 2004, the author, Glen Aaron, was sentenced to two years in federal prison arising out of his attorney representation of a wealthy Wall Street Journal heiress and her husband. The Prison People; The Prison Experience takes you on an interesting to unique inmates met and what it is like to be incarcerated in America. It is not an "oh poor me" book. Fascinating characters and a look at America's criminal justice system brings both humor and serious introspection about how we go about legislatin... more
Observer: The Ronnie Lee and Jackie Bancroft Spencer Morgan Story, a tale of people, greed, envy,: a tale of people, greed, envyby Glen AaronWhen Hugh Bancroft,Jr., family owner of The Wall Street Journal, died, he left his wife, Jackie Bancroft, one of the wealthiest women in America. After she built the Spencer Theater in Ruidoso, New Mexico, and paid twenty-three million in cash for it, she married her gay interior decorator, Ron Morgan, for the last fling of her life. Glen Aaron, author, was the lawyer for for Morgan and had been so for many years through multiple legal problems. As Aaron came to know Jackie, they became fast fri... more