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I loved you...

Even before you were born! by

I Loved You... Even Before You Were Born is a children’s book about the wonder and love that is felt for a baby before and after it is born. I hope it is lovingly read by parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles, siblings and friends to the infants and children in their lives.


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The Railroad Adventures of Chen Sing

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Experience the action packed adventures of Chen Sing, a teenage boy from China, who ventures far across the world to help build the transcontinental railway through the rugged Rocky Mountains. Natural disasters, wild animals and unforeseen events together with the seemingly endless mountains of rock are among the obstacles that stand in the way of Chen Sing and his railroad crew as they bravely forge ahead on their quest to complete the railway.


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Finding Right-Side Up When You're Upside Down

Teamwork by

When Maddie realizes she’s not quite like the others sitting on her front door stoop, she decides to do something totally different from what’s expected. She leaps from her step and begins an adventure that leads to friendship, teamwork, learning how to get the job done and a whole lotta’ laughter.


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Husha

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By the time the author was nineteen years old, she had already experienced more than most women twice her age. Married and pregnant at seventeen, she endured violent physical abuse and degrading humiliation from her husband all before her child was born. Drawing strength from her son, she was able to escape devastating circumstances to build a successful and fulfilling life for both herself and her child. In this debut memoir, the author bravely tells her story and imparts the wisdom she gained ...


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Coastal Navigation

for Class and Home Study by

Coastal Navigation for Class and Home Study is based on the notes prepared for students during some 20 years of teaching navigation, initially to private or commercial pilots, and then to sailors and professional mariners. The book is copiously illustrated with graphics showing how to plot courses and bearings, as well as regular and advanced Lines of Position using the international system of labeling. It provides simple and straightforward step-by-step methods. Additional notes and ...


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A Loud Whisper

An Oromo Story by

“A Loud Whisper” his very first children’s picture book is based on a true story of a boy born to a semi-nomadic family of 1950’s Ethiopia. The Oromo, a nationality to which the author belongs remains a marginalized majority in Ethiopia. As a protest to occupation and oppression, Oromos of this region refused to be part of Abyssinian learning institution until a villager, a man known to the author’s family was arrested after delivering a letter of his own arrest to authorities. The incident ...


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Love Affair

The Journey of a Married Priest and His Life Long Love Affair With God by

Several years ago, at a gathering of married priests and their wives, it was asked, "How is it you got married?" I began to reply with a long description of the journey leading up to my decision. After a few minutes my wife, impatient with the slowness of it all, blurted out, "We fell madly in love and got married. End of story!" So begins the story of Don Tait and his spiritual journey from his roots in a devout Catholic upbringing to becoming a celibate parish priest and missionary in Latin ...


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The Art of Becoming An Artist

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Being an artist can be the most enchanting life imaginable – and the most tormenting. Finding your way to your own creative universe is an extraordinary and infinitely surprising journey. Still, every artist falters at some point. Call it what you will: blocks, obstacles, hitting the wall, tossing your painting into the ocean, or shredding your manuscript – we have all stumbled, we have all shut down. Based on the concept that creativity is unique to each individual, The Art of Becoming an ...


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Mawuli School

The Early Years by

Mawuli School was the first Secondary School founded by the Evangelical Presbyterian (E.P.) Church in 1950 at Ho in the Trans Volta Togoland Mandated Territory which was under the administration of the Gold Coast Colony. To illustrate the strong link between the two, the book traced the history of the E. P. Church, from its beginning to the founding of the School. The book gives the historical account of the founding of Mawuli School in 1950 from the Founders’ perspective and life and ...


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Canadian Estate Planning Made Easy

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This straightforward book uses easy to understand language to educate the general public about estate planning. Often members of the public think that their estate needs are met simply by creating a will and holding assets jointly. What they do not realize is the many other tools available to them in the financial and legal fields, and advice sought in one field does not guarantee information flowing on tools used in the other. Uniquely, this book arms the general public with the knowledge to ...