The Leading eBooks Store Online
3,597,636 members ⚫ 1,163,417 ebooks
New to eBooks.com?Learn more
- Bestsellers - This Week
- Foreign Language Study
- Bestsellers - Last 6 months
- Graphic Books
- Health & Fitness
- Political Science
- Biography & Autobiography
- Psychology & Psychiatry
- Body Mind & Spirit
- House & Home
- Business & Economics
- Children's & Young Adult Fiction
- Juvenile Nonfiction
- Language Arts & Disciplines
- Crafts & Hobbies
- Science Fiction
- Current Events
- Literary Collections
- Literary Criticism
- Literary Fiction
- Social Science
- The Environment
- Sports & Recreation
- Family & Relationships
- Study Aids
- Folklore & Mythology
- Food and Wine
- Performing Arts
- True Crime
- Foreign Language Books
Most popular at the top
- Skyhorse Publishing 2010; US$ 14.99
Wouldn?t it be great to be a fly on the wall as the great writers took pen to paper (or fingers to keyboard)? While reading this work, you?ll be just that. Here are behind-the-book stories and facts about authors, publishing and everything literary that will entertain both casual and serious readers. Among the questions asked and answered: ?... more...
- Skyhorse Publishing 2011; US$ 12.99
When did cigarettes start making an appearance in English literature? Which author's heart was purportedly eaten by a cat? One of our best-known and best-loved literary critics turns his attention to the more bizarre areas of literature in this miscellany of fact and trivia. Which author had the heaviest brain? What was the original title of 1984... more...
- Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2013; US$ 19.99
Tschakka! Ein oft gehörter Ausruf, wenn es um Motivation, Machbarkeit und Erfolg geht. Aber so einfach ist es nicht. Manch plakative Weisheiten gewisser Erfolgsgurus und Motivationstrainer entpuppen sich als heiße Luft. Banale Tipps für Wege aus der Jobkrise oder dem Leistungstief werden geschickt vermarktet und teuer verkauft. Auf das professionell... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 34.95
Pros and Cons: A Debaters Handbook offers a unique and invaluable guide to the arguments both for and against over 140 current controversies and global issues. Since it was first published in 1896 the handbook has been regularly updated and this nineteenth edition includes new entries on topics such as the right to possess nuclear weapons, the bailing... more...
- Lexington Books 2011; US$ 114.99
Coming to Terms: The Collected Works of Jane Blankenship , is an edited collection from Jane Blankenship and Janette Kenner Muir which provides a deeper understanding of how an academic life is composed?how ideas begin as simple seeds, germinating into a fully blossomed life; how career pathways often start by chance, by being in the right place... more...
- Lexington Books 2014; US$ 89.99
Purpose, Practice, and Pedagogy in Rhetorical Criticism brings together fifteen rhetorical critics who address contemporary issues in criticism by answering three key questions: What is the purpose of rhetorical criticism? How do you practice rhetorical criticism? How do you teach rhetorical criticism? The book serves as both guide and resource... more...
- Hodder & Stoughton 2013; US$ 8.11
Sunday: Write a speech to which people will want to listen that is well-researched, uses stimulating content and is tailored to the needs of the audience. Monday: Learn how to use effective speaking techniques such as projection, commanding the space and interaction with your audience. Tuesday: Discover more advanced public speaking techniques such... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 44.95
Updated with new and current examples throughout, this concise guide is a rich resource for anyone who wants to become more effective in speaking settings. It covers all the basics and identifies essential principles that will help readers to efficiently prepare, deliver, and evaluate presentations. more...
- The University Press of Kentucky 2015; US$ 35.00
In this flavorful and perceptive study of the American orator, Barnet Baskerville makes an inquiry into American attitudes toward orators and oratory and the reflection of these attitudes in speaking practices. He examines the role of the orator in society and the kinds or qualities of oratory that were dominant in each period of American history,... more...
- UPA 2015; US$ 29.99
Public Speaking Basics provides concise information, classroom exercises, homework assignments, and speeches to enable college students to master public speaking. There is an emphasis on creating effective thesis sentences, motivational appeals, introductions and conclusions, outlines, and supporting information. Sample speeches are provided. more...