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  • Who Owns the Ice House?

    Eight Life Lessons from an Unlikely Entrepreneur

    by Gary G. Schoeniger and 1 more

    In the late 1950s, Glen Allan, Mississippi, was a poor cotton community. For many, it was a time and place where opportunities were limited by social and legal constraints that were beyond their control. It was a time and place where few dared to dream. Based on his own life experience, Pulitzer nominee Clifton Taulbert has teamed up with entrepreneur thought leader Gary Schoeniger to create a ... Read more

    $12.31 AUD

  • 10 Mindful Minutes

    Giving our children - and ourselves - the skills to reduce stress and anxiety for healthier, happier lives

    by Goldie Hawn and 1 more

    'This is a remarkable book . . . Read it and use it: you may find you are doing nothing less than giving back to your children their childhood, while they still have the chance to live it' Mark Williams, Director, University of Oxford Mindfulness Centre and author of Mindfulness: Finding peace in a frantic world'10 Mindful Minutes can help any adult - parent, grandparent, teacher - make double use ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind

    by William Kamkwamba and 1 more

    NOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTURED DIRECTED BY AND STARRING CHIWETEL EJIOFOR – AVAILABLE ON NETFLIXWhen William Kamkwamba was just 14 years old, his family told him that he must leave school and come home to work on the farm – they could no longer afford his fees. This is his story of how he found a way to make a difference, how he bought light to his family and village, and hope to his nation.Malawi is ... Read more

    $9.99 AUD

  • Chromecast

    A Step by Step User Guide for Beginners

    by James J Burton

    What This Book Has For You This book will highlight the importance of the device that was introduced by Google for as low as $35 in detail. Chromecast by Google, which was introduced in July 2013, has proven to be big competition to Apple TV despite its small size. While it’s compared to Apple TV as well as Roku 3, the tiny device is really very unique, with useful features and its own set of ... Read more

    $6.13 AUD

  • The Unschooling Handbook

    How to Use the Whole World As Your Child's Classroom

    by Mary Griffith

    series Prima Home Learning Library
    To Unschoolers, Learning Is As Natural As BreathingDid you know that a growing percentage of home schoolers are becoming unschoolers? The unschooling movement is founded on the principle that children learn best when they pursue their own natural curiosities and interests. Without bells, schedules, and rules about what to do and when, the knowledge they gain through mindful living and exploration ... Read more

    $18.58 AUD

  • Get-Set-Sketch!

    Secrets of Pen and Ink Sketching Unleashed!

    by Shirish Deshpande

    series Pen, Ink and Watercolor Sketching
    Unleash the artist within you! Get ready to embark on a magical journey through the realm of Pen and Ink Sketching.Learn to "see" shapes, shadows and textures all around you, like an artist.Learn various pen and ink shading techniques.- Hatching- Cross-hatching- Contour shading- Stippling- Random- Using Inks for shadingLearn to sketch:- Trees, Grass, and Shrubs- Stones and Rock... ... Read more

    $6.99 AUD

  • Novel Writing Prep

    A 30-Day Planner That Prepares You To Write 50,000 Words in One Month

    by Monica Leonelle

    series The Productive Novelist #1
    50,000+ words in 30 days—impossible, right?Or if it is possible, those words must be total crap—right?And even if there is some semblance of writing talent in the draft, writing that fast means the plot and characters must make no sense… right?No. Nope. Wrong!Yes, you can write 50,000 good words on your novel in as little as a month, as long as you prepare yourself.After helping thousands of ... Read more

    $7.99 AUD

  • The Decision-Making Blueprint

    A Simple Guide to Better Choices in Life and Work

    by Patrik Edblad

    series The Good Life Blueprint Series #3
    Radically Upgrade Your Thinking & Dramatically Increase Your SuccessWhat if there was a way to routinely make smart decisions? What if you could reliably avoid costly mistakes? What if you could remarkably improve your results in all areas of life?Mental trainer and best-selling author Patrik Edblad has helped tens of thousands of readers to think rationally, logically, and effectively. In this ... Read more

    $6.99 AUD

  • Excel for Beginners

    by M.L. Humphrey

    series Excel Essentials #1
    "Perfect for Excel Newbies""Great Beginner Resource"Microsoft Excel is an incredibly powerful tool both for personal use and business use. But learning to use Excel can be overwhelming when you're confronted with a thousand-page guide that's talking about anything and everything under the sun.In Excel for Beginners, M.L. Humphrey walks you through the basics of using Excel by focusing on what you ... Read more

    $7.99 AUD

  • From Seed to Tree

    A Children's Yoga Sequence and Ebook

    by Jodie Taylor

    From Seed to Tree is a wonderfully gentle and fun way to introduce young children to yoga. This book takes you through the life cycle of a tree using your body and breathing. It is a fun way to have an exercise and reading break with your child and also a great sequence to use in a toddler or children's yoga class. ... Read more

    $3.06 AUD

  • Free to Learn

    Why Unleashing the Instinct to Play Will Make Our Children Happier, More Self-Reliant, and Better Students for Life

    by Peter Gray

    A leading expert in childhood development makes the case for why self-directed learning -- "unschooling" -- is the best way to get kids to learn.In Free to Learn, developmental psychologist Peter Gray argues that in order to foster children who will thrive in today's constantly changing world, we must entrust them to steer their own learning and development. Drawing on evidence from anthropology, ... Read more

    $25.99 AUD

  • Hydroponic Gardening

    by Rob Smith and 1 more

    this book will get you started in hydroponics. more than just a discussion of the topic, ‘hydroponic gardening’ provides the reader with complete background information on hydroponics, explains the different systems and how they work, then shows the reader in a step by step guide, how to set those systems up. a growing guide is included showing you what to grow and how to grow it hydroponically. ... Read more

    $4.93 AUD

  • The Essential Rudolf Steiner

    Theosophy: An Introduction to the Supersensible Knowledge of the World and the Destination of Man; An Esoteric Cosmology; Intuitive Thinking as a Spiritual Path; An Introduction to Waldorf Education; How to Know Higher Worlds

    by Rudolf Steiner

    Collected here in this omnibus edition are five of Rudolf Steiner's most important works: 'Theosophy: An Introduction to the Supersensible Knowledge of the World and the Destination of Man,' 'An Esoteric Cosmology,' 'Intuitive Thinking as a Spiritual Path,' 'An Introduction to Waldorf Education,' and 'How to Know Higher Worlds.' Rudolf Steiner was an Austrian philosopher, literary scholar, ... Read more

    $3.06 AUD

  • Secrets They Dont Want You Knowing

    by Donald Plourde

    It is hard to believe that in this day and age that there could be any earth shattering secrets left in this world. But the truth of the matter is there are secrets that are so incredible, it is one of the main reasons they are still secrets. Just to give you an idea, there really is a cure for cancer; the technology to produce endless amounts of free energy has been around for many years. Ever ... Read more

    $6.41 AUD

  • Learning by Linking: Establishing Sustainable Business Learning Networks

    by Sustainable Learning Networks Ireland & Wales Sustainable Learning Networks Ireland & Wales

    The Sustainable Learning Networks in Ireland and Wales project was part-funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) through the INTERREG IVA Ireland Wales programme 2007-2013. The project was undertaken by the Centre for Enterprise Development and Regional Economy, School of Business, Waterford Institute of Technology, Ireland in partnership with the School of Management and Business, ... Read more

    $1.52 AUD

  • Doc Holliday

    The Life and Legend

    by Gary L. Roberts

    Acclaim for Doc Holliday"Splendid . . . not only the most readable yet definitive study of Holliday yet published, it is one of the best biographies of nineteenth-century Western 'good-bad men' to appear in the last twenty years. It was so vivid and gripping that I read it twice."--Howard R. Lamar, Sterling Professor Emeritus of History, Yale University, and author of The New Encyclopedia of the ... Read more

    $23.99 AUD

  • Learn to Read Sheet Music

    Teach Yourself to Read Music the Easy Way

    by Ann Tucker

    Learn to Read Sheet Music, Teach Yourself to Read Music the Easy Way by Ann Tucker If you are looking to play an instrument for your own enjoyment without being bothered by unnecessary rules, this book was written with you in mind. You can teach yourself to read music. It’s easy particularly with the “Wing it” technique described in this book. The Wing-it technique gets rid of a lot of the ... Read more

    $7.66 AUD

  • How to Earn Money Reading Books

    by Aaron Dennis

    Do you enjoy reading? Do you review stories? Could you use some extra cash? Maybe, you're in college and you need a few extra bucks. Maybe, you're disabled or retired. Maybe, you're a stay-at-home parent. All that matters is that you read, and you enjoy sharing with others your passion. Now, you can learn the simplest, most direct way to earn money for all those books you're going to read. From ... Read more

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  • Deschooling Society

    by Ivan Illich

    series Education
    The book is a critical discourse on education as practised in "modern" economies. Full of detail on contemporary programs and concerns, the book remains as radical today. Giving examples of the ineffectual nature of institutionalized education, Illich posited self-directed education, supported by intentional social relations, in fluid informal arrangements.“The current search for new educational ... Read more

    $6.99 AUD

  • Make: Paper Inventions

    Machines that Move, Drawings that Light Up, and Wearables and Structures You Can Cut, Fold, and Roll

    by Kathy Ceceri

    Paper is incredible stuff. It's easy to cut, but incredibly strong. It's disposable, but can last for centuries. It can stand as stiff as a board, pop up like a spring, or float like a leaf. And its invention changed the world forever.Perfect for kids, parents, and educators, Paper Inventions is a project-based book with full color illustrations, step-by-step instructions, supply lists, and ... Read more

    $17.59 AUD

  • THE INTERESTING BOOK OF AMAZING FACTS

    by Ceidrik Heward

    Did you know the first 'selfie' was taken way back in 1839 Who was the 'Phantom Barber'? Do you know where the flag placed on the moon came from? How about the car that can operate under water!  In the Middle East, they use robots as camel jockeys. Saudi Arabia expelled a young man for being too handsome! How about the Nigerian police arresting a goat for stealing! Australia warns tourists of a ... Read more

    $3.48 AUD

  • Sustaining Language Use

    by M. Paul Lewis and 2 more

    How does a language community sustain their language in the face of ever-increasing forces of language shift? This volume, both a textbook and a handbook, is the result of ten years of reflection by the authors in light of SIL International’s 80 years of fieldwork in local language communities. Using the Sustainable Use Model detailed here, readers learn how to advise maintaining use of their ... Read more

    $24.63 AUD

  • Making Simple Robots

    Exploring Cutting-Edge Robotics with Everyday Stuff

    by Kathy Ceceri

    Making Simple Robots is based on one idea: Anybody can build a robot! That includes kids, school teachers, parents, and non-engineers. If you can knit, sew, or fold a flat piece of paper into a box, you can build a no-tech robotic part. If you can use a hot glue gun, you can learn to solder basic electronics into a low-tech robot that reacts to its environment. And if you can figure out how to use ... Read more

    $20.23 AUD

  • Sandra Dodd’s Big Book of Unschooling

    2nd edition

    by Sandra Dodd

    Sandra Dodd lives and breathes unschooling.Her family’s unschooling story began in 1991 when her eldest turned five and didn’t go to school. In the end, all three of their children were always unschooled and, along the way, Sandra generously shared their experience. ​Over the years she’s spoken at more than sixty homeschooling conferences and events spanning eight countries, and is still adding to ... Read more

    $11.99 AUD