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Sober & Out

By: AA Grapevine

Price: $14.00

Publisher: NY, AA Grapevine Inc: 2014

Seller ID: 009799


132 pp. Lightly read, no markings, spine uncrease. Glossy color photo on stiff wraps. An anthology of short testimonies (most 1 to 5 pp. each). Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender AA members share their experiences, strengths and hopes. Rear material includes list of 12 Steps and 12 Traditions. Size: 8vo -- 8 in Tall View more info

Alcoholics Anonymous

By: AA World Services

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, AA World Services: 2001

Edition: 4th Edition, 30th Printing.

Seller ID: 009275


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The New Yankee Workshop

By: Abram, Norm; Snyder, Tim

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Boston, Little Brown & Co.: 1989

Edition: 13th Printing

Seller ID: 005932


181 pp., light to moderate wear, several pages with dog-eared creases. Text clean. Binding firm, spine uncreased. Price stickers on front cover. A do-it-yourself guide to furniture projects. Companion the the PBS television series. View more info

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One Day at a Time in Al-Anon

By: Al-Anon Family Groups

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Virginia Beach, Va., Al -Anon Family Groups Headquarters: 2000

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 009479


378 pp. A day by day journal of inspirational passages to help relatives of alcoholics fight off depression and take care of themselves with the help of a Higher Power. Close to new. no writing or markings. Bright gilt in title. Faint smudge marks on lower front cover. Appendix includes Twelve Steps, Twelve Traditions and Twelve Concepts of Service (AA governance.) Size: 8vo -- 9 in Tall View more info

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Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions

By: Alcoholics Anonymous World Services

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, AA World Services: 1986

Edition: 33rd Printing

Seller ID: 005686


182 pp. Slight one-half inch tears at top and bottom of dust jacket. Binding firm, no markings. First blank page, a corner is cut out, probably to remove an owner's ID. An introduction to the AA 12 Step method of overcoming alcholism and regaining control of one's life. The dust jacket says it is written by a co-founder of AA, who, in AA tradition, is not identified by name. View more info

Credit Scores, Credit Cards: How Consumer Finance Works How to Avoid Mistakes and How to Manage Your Accounts Well

By: Alvarez, Sanders; Elliot-Sink, Sue; Loberg, Kristin and Walsh, James, Eds.

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Abderdeen, Washington, Silver Lake Publishing: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005646


288 pp., index. Virtually new, slight thumbing. Spine uncreased, no markings. An easy to read guide to consumer credit. Basics of credit cards and credit scoring. Especially useful for younger people entering the workplace and setting up their household finances. Also helpful for those who have amassed large credit card debts and wonder what to do next. View more info

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Codependents' Guide to the Twelve Steps

By: Beattie, Melody

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Prentice Hall: 1990

Edition: 1st Paperback Edn. Thus.

Seller ID: 0503003869


273 pp. No spine creases; no markings, light soil smudge on fore edge. Binding firm. Close to new. A handbook for working out of codependency through a 12-step program. Various case examples presented. Includes a recovery book list of about 25 pp. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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Teenage Boys: Surviving and Enjoying These Extraordinary Years

By: Beausay, Bill

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Colorado Springs, Col., WaterBrook: 1998

Edition: Expanded Edition.

Seller ID: 010323


293 pp. Nearly new, faint red line on top edge near spine is the only marking. Spine uncreased. A mental health counselor who is also a father gives informal, encouraging tips on raising a son through the turbulent years of adolescence. Includes guidance on what to do if the son shows gay tendenceies (don't worry about it -- it is likely just a phase, he says.) Size: 8vo -- 9 in. View more info

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10 Insider Secrets to a Winning Job Search

By: Bermont, Todd

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Franklin Lakes, N.J., Career Press: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003209


214 pp. Nearly new, no markings or creases. A readable comprehensive guide to getting a job -- covering all the basics, such as self-assessment, narrowing the job search, networking, creating a powerful resume, interview tips, strategies for dealing with tough questions, "closing the deal" etc. Cover blurb states "Everything you need to get the job you want in 24 hours or less." View more info

The Longevity Factor

By: Bronte, Lydia

Price: $3.75

Publisher: NY, HarperCollins: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001549


409 pp., notes. Remainder mark on bottom edge, light soil and creases on dj, otherwise clean. A look at how retirement can be made a productive phase of one's life, with scores of examples of late bloomers, such as Julia Child, Isaac Asimov, Studs Terkel, et al. Bronte directed the Aging Society Project for the Carnegie Corporation. View more info

A Conscious Life: Cultivating the Seven Qualities of Authentic Adulthood

By: Cox, Fran;Cox, Louis

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Berkeley, Calif., Conari Press: 1995

Edition: 1st Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 005635


246 pp. Diagonal crease on front cover, moderate spine creasing. Some underlining and margin notes on several pages in mid-section; most of text clean. Corner crease on rear cover. Satisfactory as reading copy. Cover blurb: Offering easily accessible stories, guidelines and suggestions, the book "helps you break the cycle of repeating the lives of the adults you saw as children." View more info

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Who's Sitting on Your Nest Egg

By: Davis, Robin S.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Austin, Texas, Bridgeway Books: 2007

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 005533


141 pp. New but with slight ding in lower right corner of cover and dust jacket. Binding tight, no markings. A certified financial planner based in Stuart, Florida, gives a very readable guide to selecting a financial planner and other types of advisors, including brokers. She presents a 10-step process for picking a trustworthy professional. Includes discussion of tax issues. Size: 8vo -- 8.75 in Tall View more info

Preserving Family Wealth Using Tax Magic

By: Duff, Richard W.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Denver, RWD Enterprises: 1993

Edition: Stated First Edition

Seller ID: 003022


274 pp., marketing materials laid in. Green leatherette with gilt title. An addendum offers an update that will take into account the 1993 tax overhaul. Duff, a lawyer and insurance agent, presents strategies to protect wealth against estate taxes. His advice is still timely as current tax breaks and estate tax reductions face a sunset provision that is scheduled to wipe out recent changes in tax law. View more info

Subtext: Making Body Language Work in the Workplace

By: Fast, Julius

Price: $4.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003507


242 pp. Nearly new. Small dent along bottom front cover, slight edgewear at top and bottom of spine. A guide to perceiving and understanding the various non-verbal signs that people radiate during their conversations through body language, clothing, posture, touching, etc. Includes pointers for job interviews. View more info

Mental Dynamics: Power Thinking for Personal Success

By: Finley, K. Thomas

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, N.J., Prentice Hall: 1987

Edition: 27th Printing

Seller ID: 003118


222 pp. Nearly new. Slight edgewear on dust jacket. Firm, tight binding, lightly read. Previous owner's name in red ink on upper right corner of front endpaper. Otherwise no markings. A readable presentation of techniques for improving communication and analytical skills, including the sharpening of observation powers, memory training, mathematical prowess, vocabulary building, logic and more efficient reading. Author is a chemist at the Rochester Institute of Technology... View more info

Money Without Matrimony: The Unmarried Couple's Guide To Financial Security

By: Garrett, Sheryl;Neiman, Debra A.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Chicago, Dearborn Trade Publishing (Kaplan): 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005535


245 pp. Lightly read, original publication press release laid in. No spine creases or markings. Index, glossary, bibliography and list of other resource materials. A realistic, practical guide to navigating through household finance issues when a couple is legally classified as unmarried. View more info

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Master Your Money Type : Using Your Financial Personality to Create a Life of Wealth and Freedom

By: Goodman, Jordan E.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Cooper/Sonberg (Warner Business Book): 2007

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 005548


356 pp., index, worksheets. Front cover curled with faint crease and quarter-inch tear at top edge. Text clean. Spine uncreased. Nearly new. No markings. An approach to money management that involves understanding one's personality and innate feelings about material possessions. View more info

Mastering Your Money Type

By: Goodman, Jordan E.

Price: $3.00

Publisher: NY, Warner Business Books: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007112


356 pp., index, quizzes and worksheets. Subtitled: "Using Your Financial Personality to Create a Life of Wealth and Freedom." Goodman, using research gathered by a team, offers pointers on analyzing one's personality and using the insights to become more comfortable in handling money. Goodman doesn't ask the reader to change his personality, just be more aware of its influence on financial decisions. The book outlines such categories as the high roller, the squir... View more info

The Homeschooling Handbook: From Preschool to High School, A Parent's Guide (Prima Home Learning Library)

By: Griffith, Mary

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Rocklin Calif, Prima Publishing: 1997

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010247


291 pp. Front cover curled, with sticker remains, pale yellow highlighting on about 10 pages, rest of text clean, spine uncreased. Comprehensive introducion to homeschooling, factors to considr, and extensive appendix of resources, including textbooks and advocacy groups. Size: 8vo -- 8.5 In View more info

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A Life in Balance: Nourishing the Four Roots of True Happiness

By: Hall, Kathleen, Dr.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Saranac Lake, New York, Amacom Books: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005285


262 pp., index. New, no markings, publication press release laid in. A blueprint for relieving stress by creating harmony between work and home. A blend of psychology and spirituality. View more info