Free non-fiction Kindle books for 28 Feb 17

Funny Memes Comedy Jokes V.3

by Tony J

Hello and welcome to this wonderful and crazy collection of the best memes ever made!
Pssst, hey youâ?¦ Yes, you! Do you like memes? Come hereâ?¦

Over 200+++ of the most hilarious memes that will surely have you laughing for weeks on end!
I’m sure you gonna love all of them.



Python Programming: The Ultimate Beginner’s Guide to Learn Python Programming Effectively(Learn Coding Fast, Python Programming, Essential Steps- Book 1)

by Daniel Jones

The Most Comprehensive Python Programming Beginners Guide!

So you want to learn Python? There are a lot of reasons that you may want to. Python can be used for everything from video games to server side web applications to fully fledged desktop applications. It’s a great first language to learn because it has a write once, run anywhere philosophy behind it, and it’s really simple for people to parse.
There are a lot of different places where you could learn Python. Let me make my case really quickly for why this will most definitely by the one that you want to go with.
Other books will hold your hand with Python programming. They’ll be so busy telling you exactly what to do and what buttons to press and what code to type that they don’t let you actually learn what the buttons you’re pressing and the code you’re typing are doing. Not me. Nuh-uh. My goal is to teach you to program, not just program in Python. You’re going to understand the reason behind everything that you’re doing, so that you can reproduce it as you need to, and not just in pretty little code snippets that are borrowed straight out of this or that programming book.
There are a great many places where you could learn Python. But I guarantee you that if you take the initiative and time to work through this book, you’ll get a better education from this book and from me than you would from anywhere else. Python for Beginners is the absolute best book for everything that you’re wanting to accomplish in the sphere of Python. We’re going to cover a great many beginner topics, such as the nature of variables and values, the many uses of methods, as well as the logic behind control loops.
You’re going to learn a lot from this book. I guarantee you that much.



Tor and the Dark Net: The Lowdown on the Deep Web; Staying Anonymous Online, Evading NSA Spying, and Organizing Social Revolution

by Gordon Summers

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Everyone thinks they know what is out there on the Internet. They have a Facebook account, their Gmail is pushed to their phone, and they make regular purchases on Ebay and Amazon. But this online world is only the tip of the iceberg. Below the surface of what gets indexed on Google there is a vast online world full of anarchists, trolls, criminals, social revolutionaries, and others who for whatever reason are looking for something beyond what is available on Google and Facebook. Welcome to the Dark Net. A place where the concept of freedom is stretched to its limit. A place where you can buy pretty much anything if you have enough Bitcoin. A decentralized world where trust is crowd-sourced and government is irrelevant.

People are attracted to the Dark Net for a wide variety of different reasons, from drugs, sex and violence, to a desire to opt out of conventional law and order and create a new and better world. In this ground-breaking book, Gordon Summers dives deep into the furthest reaches of the Dark Net to explore what goes on in an online world most have never accessed or even heard of. What he has found will shock you, entertain you, and maybe even scare you.



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Free philosophy Kindle books for 28 Feb 17

An Uncommon Vocabulary

by Jim Boyd

There are two activities in life that are essential to one’s happiness. The first is to have one’s day (to explore, engage and enjoy life), and the second is to say one’s say (to say the words to oneself and/or to others that one needs to say).

“An Uncommon Vocabulary” is an A to Z book of common words and phrases that are described in a manner better suited to them in the opinion of the author.



La foresta di Shere-Khan: Saggio sulla filosofia naturale della biologia del comportamento (Varia saggi Vol. 3) (Italian Edition)

by Renato Massa

Durante una giornata trascorsa in una riserva forestale della Tailandia, l’autore dubita di riuscire a ritrovare la via del ritorno nel mondo umano e ha l’occasione di riflettere sui rapporti ecologici esistenti in natura e sulla collocazione degli esseri umani in un contesto ecologico naturale. Ne risulta un diario puntuale di una giornata drammatica che tuttavia è anche un saggio sulla filosofia naturale della biologia contemporanea. Il lungo monologo si conclude con la salvezza del protagonista che si pone come concreta speranza di salvezza per una umanità in evidente difficoltà ecologica.

Renato Massa è stato professore di Biologia animale e di Conservazione della Natura presso l’Università degli Studi di Milano fino al 2009, anno in cui si è dimesso per dedicarsi interamente alla saggistica e alla narrativa.



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Ð?ивописаÑ?елÑ? наÑ?Ñ?Ñ?Ñ? (Russian Edition)

by АндÑ?ей Ð?олоÑ?ов

УÑ?енÑ?й, лиÑ?еÑ?аÑ?оÑ?, дÑ?амаÑ?Ñ?Ñ?г Н.Ð?. Ð?олоÑ?ов пÑ?оживая в своем имении в г. Ð?огоÑ?одиÑ?ке во все вÑ?емена года наблÑ?даеÑ? за пÑ?иÑ?одой и пиÑ?еÑ? одÑ?, восславляÑ?Ñ?ие ее кÑ?асоÑ?Ñ?. Ð?Ñ?оизведение написано в конÑ?е XVIII в. и лÑ?бопÑ?Ñ?но своим Ñ?сÑ?аÑ?евÑ?им слогом.



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A Walking Tour of Vicksburg, Mississippi (Look Up, America!)

by Doug Gelbert

There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. Whether you are preparing for a road trip or just out to look at your own town in a new way, a downloadable walking tour from walkthetown.com is ready to explore when you are.

Each walking tour describes historical and architectural landmarks and provides pictures to help out when those pesky street addresses are missing. Every tour also includes a quick primer on identifying architectural styles seen on American streets.

Newitt Vick was a Methodist minister from Virginia who established one of the first missions in Mississippi in 1814 on land he purchased from the government about six miles east of the the current townsite. While tending to converts Vick also had an eye for business, especially as the nation’s richest cotton-growing lands were being developed around him. He bought up land around the confluence of the Yazoo and Mississippi rivers and sketched out plans for a port city. An outbreak of yellow fever claimed both Vick and his wife in 1819 but a son-in-law, John Lane took the plans, sold lots to pay Vick debts and by 1825 had launched a thriving village that was named in the minister’s honor.

Vicksburg was very quickly a bustling port town. In addition to the trade arriving across the docks there were two soap factories, sawmills, carriage and wagon works, and a hospital in town in short order. By 1860 there were five churches, four fire companies and three newspapers in town. When the Civil War erupted Vicksburg was recognized on both sides as “the Gibraltar of the Confederacy.” it took more than a year of military operations and one of the greatest strategic campaigns in American military history, culminating in a six-week siege, to drive the rebels from their fortress of a town. The Vicksburg Campaign made the career of General Ulysses S. Grant and doomed the Confederacy when General John Clifford Pemberton surrendered the town on July 4, 1863.

When the war ended the Vicksburg economy was crippled and much of its building stock damaged or destroyed. Reconstruction in the years following the war did not bring immediate relief. Even the Mississippi River turned against Vicksburg when it cut a new channel and abandoned the waterfront in 1876.

Things began to turn around for Mississippi’s largest city in the 1880s. The Yazoo and Mississippi Valley Railroad arrived in 1884, steamboats filled the Mississippi River and a streetcar system was initiated. The Mississippi River was even brought back by the United States Corps of Engineers with a diversion canal in the Yazoo River.

The boom years subsided after 1910 with the disappearance of the steamboat trade. The population in Vicksburg has changed little in the past 100 years, even as the streetscape has been altered regularly. The town grew up around Main Street but after a fire in 1839 the commercial district shifted down to Washington Street, parallel to the water. Fires visited the downtown area regularly in 1846, 2885, 1910 and 1939, consuming entire blocks. A December 5, 1953 tornado crashed through the business district taking with it numerous long-standing properties in town.

In the 1970s Vicksburg was an active player in urban renewal, pulling down hundreds of buildings. Entire blocks were lost and many buildings left standing picked up unfortunate modern facelifts. Our walking tour to seek out what remains of the character of the historic river town will start, naturally, enough, down by the water…



College Road Trips A Parent’s Guide: How to organize your teen’s college visits without losing your mind

by Janice Caine

When you’re a parent with a college-bound teen, navigating the college search can be a whole new and confusing worldâ??especially if you’re a â??first-time’ parent and only too aware that your child’s entire future could hang on getting the college tours exactly right.

In â??College Road Trips, A Parent’s Guide: How to organize your teen’s college visits without losing your mind’, you’ll learn that with the right help and guidance, organizing college visits doesn’t have to be overwhelming. Indeed it can be enriching and informative. It can even be fun!

But as a busy family where on earth do you start? How do you help your teen narrow down college choices and decide which schools to visit? How can you be sure of getting the most out of every visit? How do you put together an itinerary that will allow every college visit to run like clockwork? What’s the best way to get a realistic sense of a college’s offerings, including those extracurricular activities and options that enrich the overall college experience?

This handbook, written by Janice Caine, CEO of Custom College Visits, offers families valuable tips to negotiate the daunting college tour maze. She brings her personal experiences as a parent together with her business skills as a college consultant and former meeting and travel planner to guide parents through the dizzying research and frenzy of planning college visitsâ??with the goal of helping you target and visit schools up close so you can provide your teen with the information needed to make informed decisions.

This essential, user-friendly guide shows you how to cut through all the hassle, headaches and time-wasting to create logical, straightforward itineraries and schedules. It provides a checklist of all those vital details that need to be attended to before you departâ??everything from arranging appointments with faculty members to determining your route and making travel arrangements.

The guidebook discusses those all-important interviews and why preparation is everything, including suggestions for conversation starters that can impress an interviewer and help your teen stand out.

Of course, being at college isn’t just about the academics, and the book touches upon what your teen might wish to look for outside the classroom. There are tips for finding out about extracurricular clubs and activities, talking with â??real life college students’ plus a host of other all-too-easily-overlooked aspects that can provide a crucial window into the wider college community.

Whether you and your teen decide to arrange your own college tours and on-campus visits, or you choose the services of a professional, the information contained in â??College Road Trips, A Parent’s Guide: How to organize your teen’s college visits without losing your mind’ will prove invaluable for the family who wants to be sure of getting the final decision exactly right.



A Walking Tour of Burlington, Vermont

by Doug Gelbert

There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. Whether you are preparing for a road trip or just out to look at your own town in a new way, a self-guided walking tour is ready to explore when you are.

Each walking tour describes historical and architectural landmarks and provides pictures to help out when those pesky street addresses are missing. A quick primer on identifying architectural styles seen on North American streets is included.

In early America there may not have been a better place to watch a sunset than Burlington, which was organized as a town in 1785. On the eastern shore of Lake Champlain one could sit on a wide sandy crescent and look across the water to the Adirondack Mountains. But these sylvan pleasures would surely be intruded on in short order.

After all the natural falls of the Winooski River were begging for mills to take advantage of the water power. And when the Champlain Canal opened in 1823 to access the Hudson River and then New York City and then the Atlantic Ocean by water, the die was cast for Burlington to become Vermont’s largest and most important city.

By the middle of the 1800s, when the railroads arrived in town, Burlington was the third largest lumber port in the United States. The waterfront was a beehive of wharves and railyards and the city energetically built up the shoreline with thousands upon thousands of cubic yards of fill from the surrounding hillsides.

Meanwhile the city grew on the plateaus above the waterfront and incorporated in 1865. The new buildings were not those seen in the typical New England towns. These were sophisticated structures built by big city architects and bankrolled by wealthy local citizens. The tonnage sent out onto Lake Champlain was growing more sophisticated as well – gasoline, diesel, and jet fuel were eventually shipped on barges to and from 83 above ground bulk storage tanks on the Burlington waterfront.

Those days seem a long way away today. The barges have stopped floating – the lake’s southern end has accumulated too much silt. The biggest employers in the city in the 21st century are the University of Vermont and the school’s medical center. Down on the waterfront the freight schooners have been replaced by pleasure craft and bicycles roll where passenger trains once rumbled. And those sunsets are still sublime. To see what vestiges of the history of the Queen City remain we will begin our explorations at…



A Walking Tour of Ottawa, Ontario (Look Up, Canada!)

by Doug Gelbert

There is no better way to see Canada than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. Whether you are preparing for a road trip or just out to look at your own town in a new way, a downloadable walking tour from walkthetown.com is ready to explore when you are.

Each walking tour describes historical and architectural landmarks and provides pictures to help out when those pesky street addresses are missing. Every tour also includes a quick primer on identifying architectural styles seen on North American streets.

Imagine what John By would think if he saw Ottawa today, a metropolitan area of over one million residents. Back in 1826 By, an officer in the British Army Corps of Royal Engineers, received his orders to report to Upper Canada and build a canal to facilitate transportation between Lake On- tario and the Ottawa River. There were concerns about the unpredictable Americans looking to flex their new muscles in British North America.
When By arrived at the Chaudiere Falls he found a small settlement barely two decades old where the residents clawed out a living harvest elm and maples trees and shipping the timber to Montreal. By set about his work, which included laying out streets and carving out building lots for the work- ers he would need. The place was called Bytown. Six years later the job was complete. By was re- tired and sent home to England. There was no ceremony for the Rideau Canal, not commendation, no mention of the feat whatsoever. Just another mission checked off of a long to-do list in manag- ing the British empire. By died a few years later at the age of 55.
The Rideau Canal – it is now a UNESCO World Heritage Site and the best preserved slackwater canal from the golden era of canal building in North America in the first half of the 19th century – kickstarted the lumber trade so acutely that Bytown was conferred as a city in 1854. It also took the name of the river, which appropriately enough, derived from the Algonquin word for “trade.” In 1857 Queen Victoria, partly because the Crown owned Bytown, designated Ottawa as the capital of the unified Province of Canada, ending a game of Parliamentary musical chairs between Quebec and Toronto.
The surprising choice of Ottawa for Dominion Capital did not go down well when word filtered back across the Atlantic Ocean. Was it the Queen’s choice or merely a recommendation debated local politicians. After all, in recent years there had been more than 200 votes on where to place a permanent capital since Upper and Lower Canada were welded in 1841. Bytown was typically the least popular of all the vote chasers in those referendums. A motion to ask the Queen to reconsider was quickly introduced. Political wrangling ensued and the Canadian Parliament finally reached a last vote to ratify the wishes of Queen Victoria in 1859. Ottawa won by a scant five votes.
So Ottawa became a government town. Although the city is the agricultural center of eastern On- tario a federal job is the most common occupation in the city. In 1950 Jacques Greber submitted an integrated plan of development designed to beautify the capital city and de-emphasize some of its industrial trappings like the railroads that chugged into the city’s core. The ramifications of the Greber Plan are still in evidence. Ottawa is one of the cleanest major cities in the world (#4 in one ranking) and more than seven million tourists come each year. The focal point for most visits is Parliament Hill and that is where we will begin our explorations…



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Free science fiction Kindle books for 28 Feb 17

Dark Embers (The Path of Ashes Book 3)

by Brian Parker

War is on the horizon.

The Traxx family has lived in peace for more than seventy-five years. After fleeing the wastelands of Texas, they settled in Colorado to establish a new community among the foothills of the mountains. Despite the problems of the past and the mutations of the present, they are determined to create a society where everyone can prosper.

Varan and Caleb Traxx, abducted by slavers and presumed dead by their family, have survived the impossible journey across the desert to the coastal cities of what used to be California. There, they are sold into slavery and trained as warriors, forced to kill for the entertainment of the crowds who flock to old world stadiums.

In California, Varan meets the slave girl, Freya. Their journey sets into motion events that will forever change the course of Earth’s future.



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Aquaponic Gardening: The Secret Beginners Guide to Building a Beautiful Backyard Aquaponic Garden Oasis (Aquaponic Gardening for Beginners – How to Set Up and Run Your Aquaponic Garden)

by Lilly VanSlyke

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The Secret Beginners Guide to Building a Beautiful Backyard Aquaponic Garden Oasis

Building an Aquaponic Garden has never been easier! Utilizing lower end fish species to build a thriving garden is the future of gardening and in this book will teach you exactly how to do it very successfully. The benefits of Aquaponic Gardening are numerous and can provide you with luscious fruits and vegetables. If you are looking for a wonderful way to help preserve the enviornment and grow an amazing garden you need to get his book.

I’m going to take you by the hand and show you a step-by-step method to setting up and maintaining the perfect Aquaponic garden.

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Making an Aquaponic Garden

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Best and Worst Plants for Aquaponic Gardening

Best Fish for Aquaponic Systems

Successful Aquaponic Gardening Tips

Advantages of Aquaponic Gardening

Aquaponics vs. Hydroponics

Caring for Fish in Your Aquaponic System

Growing an Aquaponic Garden for Profit

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Free romance Kindle books for 28 Feb 17

Wake Up Married serial, Episodes 1 – 3: Wake Up Married, Meet the Family, Do the Holidays

by Leta Blake

Join the fun in this new romantic comedy serial by best-selling author Leta Blake and newcomer Alice Griffiths!

Episode One: Will & Patrick Wake Up Married

After a drunken night of hot sex in Vegas, strangers Will Patterson and Dr. Patrick McCloud wake up married. A quickie divorce is the most obvious way outâ??unless you’re the heir of a staunchly Catholic mafia boss with a draconian position on the sanctity of marriage. Throw their simmering attraction into the mix and all bets are off!

Episode Two: Will & Patrick Meet the Family

Meeting the family is challenging for every new couple. But for Will and Patrick, the awkward family moments only grow more hilarious–and painful–when they must hide the truth of their predicament from the people they care about most. Throw in the sexual tension flaring between them and you’ve got a recipe for madcap laughs and surprisingly heartwarming feels.

Episode Three: Will & Patrick Do the Holidays

A couple’s first holiday season is always a special time. Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s Eve are magical when you’re in love. Too bad Will and Patrick’s marriage is a sham and they’re only faking their affection for each other. Or are they? Sparks fly in this episode of the Wake Up Married serial. Will the sexual tension between Will and Patrick finally explode in a needy night of passion? Or will they continue to deny their feelings?

Word count: 101,000; page count: 332



Fielder’s Choice: (Contemporary Romance) (The Tavonesi Series Book 3)

by Pamela Aares

USA Today best selling author Pamela Aares delivers a captivating, sensual romance as well as a heartwarming story featuring passion, mystery, and well-won love!
“I highly recommend this series to any readers who love Nora Roberts or Bella Andre.” ~ Book Lover Reviews

BOOK DESCRIPTION: All-Star shortstop Matt Darrington has more than a problem. His wife died, and now he’s juggling a too-smart-for-her-britches six-year-old and the grueling pace of professional baseball. Worse, his daughter is mom shopping. When they explore a local ranch, she decides the beautiful, free-spirited tour guide is premium mom material. Matt thinks the sexy guide looks like Grade-A trouble.

Alana Tavonesi loves her cosmopolitan life in Paris. But when she inherits the renowned Tavonesi Olive Ranch, she has to return to California and face obligations she never wanted. Selling the place is her first instinct, but life at the ranch begins to crack her open, exposing the dreams hidden inside her heart.On a lark she leads a ranch tour, where she meets Matt Darrington. His physical power and a captivating sensual appeal fire her in a way no man ever has, but he has a kid–and being a stepmom is a responsibility Alana will never be ready for. Still…she can’t keep her mind or her hands off him.

When Matt’s daughter goes missing from a kid’s camp at the ranch, Alana organizes the search effort, knowing from experience the areas a bright child would be drawn to explore. As she and Matt work together to search for the little girl, Alana discovers that father and daughter have won her heart. Yet it may be too late for love…The TAVONESI series: FIELDER’S CHOICE is the third book in Pamela Aares acclaimed TAVONESI series. See why readers have fallen in love with this Amazon bestseller!
 
(Author’s Note: While each book of The Tavonesi Series can easily be read as a stand-alone story, you’ll likely enjoy the other books in the series, too)
Love Bats Last (Book 1, Jackie and Alex)
Thrown By Love (Book 2, Chloe and Scotty)
Fielder’s Choice (Book 3, Matt and Alana)
Love On The Line (Book 4, Cara and Ryan)
Aim for Love (Book 5, Sabrina and Kaz)
The Heart of the Game (Book 6, Cody and Zoe)Love in the Vineyard (Book 7, Natasha and Adrian)A Very Daring Christmas (book 8, Jake and Cameron)No Stranger to Love (Book 9, Juliet and Parker)
Praise for The Tavonesi Series: “Pamela Aares’ writing is absolutely flawless, she sets the scene well and develops incredible characters. What I love most is how she writes strong female leads. The description and character development was so fantastic so I got really invested in the story and I was rooting for the HEA….”–Lady Literary

“I highly recommend this series to any readers who love Nora Roberts or Bella Andre…. I could feel the breeze on my face as I read. I love it when an author can paint such a clear picture that it is as if you are right there.”–Jen’s Reviews, Top Goodreads reviewer

AUTHOR BIOGRAPHY: Pamela Aares is a USA Today Bestselling, award-winning author of contemporary romance and historical romance novels and also writes about fictional romance in sports with her new baseball romance book series titled The Tavonesi Series. Her popularity as a romance writer continues to grow with each new book release, so much so, that the Bay area author has drawn comparisons by reviewers to Nora Roberts.
Pamela Aares is known for her sensual, intriguing stories that entertain, transport and inspire dreams while also captivating and tugging at the heart. She takes her readers on a journey with complex characters who are thrown in situations that tempt love, adventure and self-discovery.
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A Walking Tour of Portland, Maine

by Doug Gelbert

There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. Whether you are preparing for a road trip or just out to look at your own town in a new way, a self-guided walking tour is ready to explore when you are.

Each walking tour describes historical and architectural landmarks and provides pictures to help out when those pesky street addresses are missing. A quick primer on identifying architectural styles seen on North American streets is included.

Since permanent settlement began on this peninsula in Casco Bay the town has answered to many names: Casco, Falmouth and Portland among them. It has also put on many faces. There was a rebuilding of 75% of the town after British Captain Henry Mowatt cannonballed the lumber port to the ground in the early days of the Revolutionary War.

And there was the recovery from the Embargo Act of 1807 that closed the thriving port. The town of 8,000 people was barely staggering back on its economic feet when it was named the capital of the new state of Maine in 1820. The government sashayed out of town to safer inland quarters a dozen years later but Portlanders paid no mind. The largest fleet on the East Coast was anchored here and railroads were coming to link the commercial wharves to Canada and points West. Landfill created Commercial Street on the waterfront in the early 1850s and it rapidly filled with prosperous shipping and mercantile concerns.

And there was the Great Fire of 1866 that broke out on Independence Day, maybe from some careless handling of fireworks. More than 10,000 people were left homeless – it was the worst urban fire in American history to that point. It sounds bad but only two lives were lost and the city rebuilt with startling alacrity. Scores of brick buildings emerged in the downtown area, many of high Victorian style by talented architects. The Old Port remains a thick tapestry of brick commercial buildings to this day.

Portland became an active player in urban renewal in the 1960s. Several beloved landmarks were lost: the Falmouth Hotel that was the city’s leading guest house of the 19th century, the grand Richardsonian Romanesque-styled Union Station, the Grand Trunk Railroad Station, the old post office. Things were getting so out of hand that Greater Portland Landmarks was hastily started in 1964 to stem the tide.

We will set out to see what was saved from a small park on Congress Street, which transformed after the Great Fire from a residential to commercial showplace, stuffed with fine hotels and department stores which had the goods of the world on offer. Enough remains that the American Planning Association named Congress Street one of America’s Top 10 great streets in 2014…



Write your Family History Book I did and so can you: A practical guide by someone who actually did it

by Tom Johnson

Tom Johnson has been researching his family genealogy for over 25 years and has published two genealogy books. He has created this practical guide to writing and publishing a Family History book using self publishing options in hopes it will help others who aspire to create their own book and publish it. This is information from someone who has actually wrote and published two books on his own family genealogy and is written with some humor and sharing what he went through during the writing and publishing process.



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Free fantasy Kindle books for 28 Feb 17

The Halfling: a superhero urban fantasy (The Aria Fae Series Book 1)

by H. D. Gordon

HALF HUMAN, HALF FAE, TOTAL BADASS.

17-year-old Aria Fae is no stranger to danger. She’s super fast and strong, and has supernatural abilities that come along with being half faerie.

In order to help a friend, she disobeyed her superiors and has been kicked out of the secret supernatural organization that has trained her since infancy. Now, Aria is alone in the concrete jungle of Grant Cityâ??the human world where she will never quite fit in.

She’ll soon find that Grant City is full of dangers. Women are disappearing from the streets, and a new drug called black magic is turning people into supercharged maniacs.

When she meets Samantha Shy, a young computer genius, the two become fast friends, and decide to combine their abilities to make a kickass vigilante team.

But Grant City is a dark and dangerous place, and the monsters that dwell there are not going to go down without a fight.

From the bestselling author of The Alexa Montgomery Saga, comes the start of an exciting new superhero urban fantasy series that will be epic in proportion.

Praise for The Aria Fae Series:

“H. D. Gordon is a master at creating magical worlds! Her characters really get under your skin and stay there. I read this book in one sitting.”

“I love stories about faeries and elves, and The Aria Fae Series is a fresh take on urban fantasy/paranormal that made me remember why I so love the genres!”

“This is one of the best paranormal series I’ve read! It’s got everything; mystery, suspense, romance, and a kick butt female lead! I’ll be looking into more of Miss Gordon’s works in the future!”

“If you like superheroes, paranormal creatures, and villains and vigilantes, The Aria Fae Series is for you. I really enjoyed this mash-up!”

A fair warning: Though the characters in The Aria Fae Series are all young adults, they deal with some disturbing themes and strong language that may be uncomfortable for some readers. For younger readers, parent discretion is advised.



The Reach Between Worlds (The Arclight Saga, Book 1) [Revised Edition]

by C. M. Hayden

Sixteen-year-old Taro lost his right leg years ago, but with a family to support, he doesn’t let it slow him down. For years he’s worked for a notorious crime lord named Victor Mathan. Mathan deals in stolen magical artifacts and trusts Taro to finish his work with as few questions as possible.

When an absurdly well-paying job comes up, Taro is quick to volunteer. Mathan wants him to break a powerful sorceress out of jail, but her prison is under the control of an ancient military order called the Magisterium. To get to her, Taro must pose as a Magisterium recruit. The courses are grueling, the trials drive students mad, and the magic they teach can be as deadly to the caster as it is to the target.

When the time comes to free the sorceress and collect his pay, Taro is horrified to find that her freedom will lead to the deaths of his friends and thousands of others. However, Mathan makes it clear that not living up to their agreement is a death sentence for Taro’s family.



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My BLACK and DECKER® 2-Liter Oil Free Air Fryer Cookbook: Invigorate Your Cooking With These 100 Easy, Healthy, and Innovative Recipes

by Sandy Fairfield

All the GREAT Fried Food You Loveâ?¦ with ZERO Guilt!

Are you ready to make the most delicious and mouthwatering air fried meals ever? Do you want to provide your family with healthier yet crave worthy food?

My BLACK+DECKER® 2-Liter Oil Free Air Fryer Cookbook: Invigorate Your Cooking With These 100 Easy, Healthy, and Innovative Recipes explains how this remarkable device gives you all the tastiness and flavor of fried food without the artery clogging grease and oil that fried food is typically prepared in. Get the most out of every meal AND the most out of your air fryer.

This book will have you preparing sophisticated, amazing meals with complete ease. Get ready to enjoy a wealth of delicious recipes with your Black+Decker!

When you incorporate Black and Decker air fried food into your everyday life, you’ll be amazed at the positive changes and health benefits you will experience. By avoiding unhealthy oils, you can improve your cardiovascular and immune health, get clearer skin, and watch the pounds fall away.

Here’s a preview of what you’ll get from this book:

  • Incredible Breakfast Recipes Like French Toast ,Muffins, Salmon Quiche and Omlets
  • Breakfast Sandwiches
  • Party Food Like Bacon Wrapped Shrimp Bites, Dips, Calamari, Fried Pickles and Spring Rolls
  • Pizza, Seafood, Pork Chops, and Chicken Wings
  • Tons of Great Chicken Air Fryer Recipes
  • Burgers!
  • Potato Recipes (Side Dishes, Sweet Potato Fries, etc.)
  • Popular Sandwich Recipes That Take it to the Next Level
  • Vegan Recipes that Meat Eaters Will Love Like Kale Chips and Kickin’ Buffalo Cauliflower
  • Mouthwatering Desserts (Cheesecake, Brownies, Cupcakes, Donuts, etc.)

Don’t delay – Read My BLACK+DECKER® 2-Liter Oil Free Air Fryer Cookbook: Invigorate Your Cooking With These 100 Easy, Healthy, and Innovative Recipes right away.

You’ll be so glad you did!



Survival Pantry: Definitive Preppers Guide to Food and Water Storage, Canning, and Preservation (Prepper Survival Pantry – Can your own Food, Store Water, and Preserve your Food)

by Prescott Marshall

Build the Ultimate Survival Pantry!

Have you always wanted to learn the essence of constructing the perfect Survival Pantry? Read on to get the chance to learn exactly the benefits of building the best prepping pantry for long term survival

If you are a prepare or aspiring prepper you need this book! Now is your chance to know everything about canning, preserving, and storing your own food and water to survive apocalypse situations and survival scenarios.

Dear Reader,

Are you looking for a means to improve your ability to thrive and survive in times of calamity and disaster?

Do you want you can feel competent in surviving the natural disasters that may occur our lives?

THE ANSWER IS: Survival Pantry – Definitive Preppers Guide to Food and Water Storage, Canning, and Preservation

TRUTH is a well stocked and prepared SURVIVAL PANTRY may be our last resort in times of naturally caused troubles such as earthquakes, floods, storms, etc..

FACT: A Survival pantry is not something that is to be taken lightly. It might not look very important, at the moment. However, when a disaster strikes, you could be helpless. For instance, there is an announcement of a tornado and the government has asked you to move to a safe location. The first safe location would be your basement. You and your family are settled in the basement for days at a time. The first feeling would be thirst and then hunger. In such a situation, a well packed basement would be akin to a food heaven.

Survival Pantry – A Preview:

* What is Survival Pantry? – This portion defines Survival Pantry, what to store in it, its essence, and the right place for a survival pantry be located.

* What Should Be in the Survival Pantry? – This chapter tackles what should be the primary contents of a Survival Pantry. You will find out the 13 Essential Items that a Survival Pantry should store.

* Food Items to be Stored in your Survival Pantry – This area of study talks about the food items that a Survival Pantry should have alongside with the length of storage for all types of food.

* You will not Believe that these should be in Survival Pantry – This chapters explains why these unexpected items be part of the Survival Pantry.

* Survival Pantry Storage Guidelines – Planning and buying items required for survival pantry might not be very hard, if the money is not a problem. However, storing and stocking your pantry is a big constraint. Adequate temperature, place and the handling methods are essential, when it comes to storage of survival pantry. You are not storing food for the next weekend party. You do not know when you would be using it. No matter how small your house is, there is always a way to store the survival pantry effectively. Just because your house does not have a cellar or a big kitchen, it does not give the luxury to stop planning. An ideal storage place would be a cellar filled with racks and cupboards. But, you can use any room when you follow the guidelines given below.

BONUS MATERIAL

* What to Cook? Emergency Recipes – This area of studies is collection of easy to cook recipes that we can share to others during calamities.

* Mistakes to Avoid while Preparing the Survival Pantry This is a collection of Do’s and Don’ts in preparing a Survival Pantry.

What are you waiting for? If you are still reading this you are obviously motivated to start getting to know the essence of creating a great Survival Pantry.

Simply scroll up and click the BUY button to instantly downloadSurvival Pantry Your Survival SUCCESS story starts here

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Smacking Good 4th of July Grilled Fish and Seafood

by Marshella Goodsworth

Smacking Good 4th of July Grilled Fish and Seafood. The title says it all. Happy grilling. Happy eating. Happy 4th of July. Wonderful recipes. Try them today. Get the book now.

Highly recommended! Get the book now!

This book makes an ideal gift. Get the book for family and friends now!

The author Marshella Goodsworth is a superb chef with restaurant quality food and a whole series of fabulous cookbooks available online at www.amazon.com that are sold around the world. Type her name Marshella Goodsworth in the search box on www.amazon.com to see her full line of amazing cookbooks that you will want to be sure to get to add to your collection and to give as gifts for all occasions. Get her books today for yourself and for your friends and family!



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