When I first came out of college, I was presented with the daunting, yet exciting question: “OK Now you’re free, what are you going to do with your life?” And I got an idea. I said “I’m going to be a youth speaker. You know, like one of those guys who come to your school auditorium, to give you motivational talks. I had ‘em back in high school. Well, little did I know how hard it is to get hired to be a youth speaker. So hard that eventually, I realized youth speaking was not for me. But I had already written a great speech! I am glad to publish it here for you. Read this if you are a student! It will teach you what your Math teachers cannot teach you. Buy this for your teens if you are a parent. It will get them off your hands for about 45 minutes, and it will do them some goo...
Genre: Nonfiction, Children's Nonfiction, Education & Reference, Education, Teen & Young Adult
Size: 24 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 28 March 2017 onward
Ted Dorsey—aka Tutor Ted—has been helping students prep for the ACT and SAT since 2000. A perfect scorer himself on both tests, he is proud of his ability to share his insight into the tests with his students. In this book, he gives students and parents an overview of the ACT, a plan to get ready for the test, and the most helpful strategies on each section of the test!...
Genre: Nonfiction, Education & Reference, Test Preparation & Guides, Teen & Young Adult
Free eBook download for Kindle from 25 March 2017 onward
This book is open access under a CC BY license.Selfies, blogs and lifelogging devices have become important ways in which we understand ourselves. Jill Walker Rettberg analyses these and related genres as three intertwined modes of self-representation: visual, written and quantitative. Rettberg explores topics like the meaning of Instagram filters, smartphone apps that write your diary for you, and the ways in which governments and commercial entities create their own representations of us from the digital traces we leave behind as we go through our lives....
Genre: Business & Finance, Industries & Professions, Children's eBooks, Fiction, Nonfiction, Children's Nonfiction, Literary Criticism & Theory, Parenting & Families, Literature Guides, Self-Help & Counselling, Psychology, Politics & Social Sciences, Social Sciences, Teen & Young Adult, Education & Reference
Size: 120 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 23 March 2017 onward
Washington DC-based Detective Andrew Johnson (known as “AJ”) is used to following up on threats on the life of the US President, but his mind goes into top gear when he learns about Nigerian Stephen Yobo and his 9-Gang members who are kidnapping young ladies in the Generation Z age group. Yobo is the master of disguise and knows more about bombs and bank robberies than most. He is prepared to stop at nothing as far as making the US, French and South African governments pay for voting to imprison five of the 9-Gang members after a botched robbery at a bank in Switzerland. It’s left to Detective AJ, with a little help from a few brave GenZ teens that he meets along the way, to differentiate between the good and the bad guys. War on Innocence takes readers down a fast moving, action-pac...
Genre: Crime, Thriller & Mystery, Mystery, Fiction, Nonfiction, Children's Nonfiction, Teen & Young Adult, Education & Reference, Literature & Fiction, Crime Fiction
Size: 179 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 06 March 2017 onward