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Questions for Couples: 469 Thought-Provoking Conversation Starter...
by , Ashley Kusi

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English

Pages

252

Publication Date

April 26, 2017

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<h2>Questions for Couples: 469 Thought-Provoking Conversation Starters for Connecting, Building Trust, and Rekindling Intimacy</h2><br />Do you find it difficult coming up with <b>thought-provoking conversation starters</b> or topics to discuss with your partner?<br /><br />Do you want to discover <b>insightful questions</b> that can lead to having deeper, exciting, and more meaningful conversations as a couple?<br /><br />Don't have much to talk about except the day-to-day life activities?<br /><br /><h2>If you answered yes to any of these questions, you’re not alone.</h2><br />We all want to have better, more substantial and <b>engaging conversations</b> every day with our significant other.<br /><br />However, knowing where to start or the right questions to ask can be a challenge when things become routine. That's why we wrote <em>Questions for Couples</em>.<br /><br />We have used these open-ended questions to get to know each other more deeply, have better conversations, and improve our relationship. We believe these questions will do the same for your relationship too.<br /><br /><h2>In <em>Questions for Couples</em>, you will discover:</h2><br />1. <b>469 Thought-provoking conversation starters for connecting, building trust, and rekindling intimacy in your relationship.</b><br /><br />2. Fun, engaging, and open-ended questions that will lead to some of the best conversations you have had in a while with your partner, bring you closer and really get you learning about each other.<br /><br />3. <b>Creative conversation starters for communicating and expressing your feelings, needs, and desires.</b><br /><br />4. Refreshing questions you can discuss with each other on a weekly basis to help you grow your relationship, as well as personal development. Simply select 365 questions that you love, and use them for a 365 Days of Questions Challenge with your partner.<br /><br />5. <b>Thought-provoking questions that will help you talk about things you might never think of on your own, which is especially helpful if you are looking for something new to talk about.</b><br /><br />6. Inspiring conversation starters for setting yearly goals as a couple, so you can grow together while achieving them.<br /><br />7. <b>Exciting sex questions that will get you talking and sharing your sexual desires, so you can have better and more satisfying sex.</b><br /><br />And much more.<br /><br /><h2>You can have great conversations when you know what questions to ask. </h2><br />You just need the right questions. <br /><br />Open-ended questions that will <b>spark deeper conversations</b>, so you can discover and learn more about yourself, and your partner.<br /><br /><h2>Whether you are dating, in a committed relationship, engaged, married, or in a long-distance relationship, this book is for you.</h2><br /><em>Questions for Couples</em> will get you talking for hours, even if you have very little to talk about. Plus because it’s pocket-sized, you can easily take this book everywhere; for road trips, coffee dates, to date nights dinner or events, the beach, vacation trips, etc. <br /><br />Scroll to the top to download your copy of this questions book for couples <b>today.</b><br /><br />Click the BUY NOW button at the top of this page.
The Great Book of California: The Crazy History of California wit...
by Bill O'Neill

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English

Pages

127

Publication Date

June 24, 2018

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Are you interested in learning more about California? Sure, you’ve heard of Hollywood, but how much do you really know about the Golden State? Do you know how it got its nickname or what it was nicknamed first? There’s so much to know about California that even people born in the state don’t know it all. In this trivia book, you’ll learn more about California’s history, pop culture, folklore, sports, and so much more! <br /><br /><b>In The Great Book of California, you’ll discover the answers to the following questions<br /></b><br /><ul><li>Why is California called the Golden State? </li><li>What music genres started out in California? </li><li>Which celebrity sex icon’s death remains a mystery? </li><li>Which serial killer once murdered in the state?</li><li>Which childhood toy started out in California?</li><li>Which famous fast-food chain opened its first location in the Golden State?</li><li>Which famous athletes are from California? </li></ul>These are just a few of the many facts you’ll find in this book. Some of them will be entertaining, some of them will be tragic, and some of them may haunt you, but all of them will be interesting! This book is full of everything you’ve ever wondered about California and then some! <br /><br />Whether you consider yourself a California state expert or you know nothing about the Golden State, you’re bound to learn something new in each chapter. You’ll be able to impress your college history professor or your friends during your next trivia night!<br /><br />What are you waiting for? Get started to learn all there is to know about California! <br /><br /><br />
Quid Pro Quo: What the Romans Really Gave the English Language
by Peter Jones

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English

Pages

352

Publication Date

October 06, 2016

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<DIV>Peter Jones takes the reader on a fascinating journey along the highways and byways of Roman life and culture, telling the amazing stories behind the original Latin meanings and uses of hundreds of our everyday words. Taking in every aspect of the ancient world, including science, religion, military matters, politics and literature, Jones shows just how much the English language owes to the ancient Romans and the role Latin has played in the creation of our vast vocabulary.</DIV>
Stop Anxiety from Stopping You: The Breakthrough Program For Conq...
by Helen Odessky

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English

Pages

236

Publication Date

April 18, 2017

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<h3><strong>#1 New Release on Amazon and Amazon Best Seller! ─ Learn how to stop anxiety from stopping you</strong></h3><p><strong>Breakthrough Program ─ How to Stop Anxiety and How to Stop Panic Attacks:</strong> Our pace of life has increased exponentially in the last few decades. We are often too busy or preoccupied to attend to our emotions until they hit with the strength of a tornado. When signs of anxiety and panic appear, they ravage our lives, our dreams and our spirit. <em>Stop Anxiety from Stopping You: The Breakthrough Program For Conquering Panic and Social Anxiety</em>answers the questions:</p><ul><li>What are the signs of anxiety?</li><li>What is a panic attack?</li><li>What is social anxiety?</li><li>What is anxiety disorder?</li></ul><p><strong>How to overcome anxiety and how to stop a panic attack:</strong> It is now possible to stop anxiety from stopping us in our tracks. In her book, Dr. Odessky helps you understand the process of anxiety, and how to arm yourself with strategies that work. Dr. Odessky draws on her fifteen years of clinical experience to guide you through the process of not only learning how to overcome anxiety, but also how to enrich your life. <em>Stop Anxiety from Stopping You: The Breakthrough Program For Conquering Panic and Social Anxiety</em> will show you how to stop anxiety and how to stop panic attacks in an easy to implement six-step framework. You will learn about:</p><ul><li>Signs of anxiety</li><li>How to overcome anxiety</li><li>How to stop panic attacks</li><li>How to treat anxiety</li></ul><p><strong>Dr. Odessky gives you the tools for learning how to overcome anxiety:</strong> Dr. Odessky draws on her experience and knowledge to develop a system that gives you the tools to learn how to overcome anxiety and how to stop panic attacks. She creates a sense of optimism and passion. <em>Stop Anxiety from Stopping You: The Breakthrough Program For Conquering Panic and Social Anxiety</em> is a compelling and optimistic guide to move you from a position of difficulty to hope.</p>
Daily Rituals: How Artists Work
by Knopf

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English

Pages

304

Publication Date

April 23, 2013

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<p><b>Brilliantly compiled and edited, and filled with detail and anecdote, <i>Daily Rituals </i>is irresistible, addictive, and magically inspiring--the perfect graduation gift.</b><br /><br />Franz Kafka, frustrated with his living quarters and day job, wrote in a letter to Felice Bauer in 1912, “time is short, my strength is limited, the office is a horror, the apartment is noisy, and if a pleasant, straightforward life is not possible then one must try to wriggle through by subtle maneuvers.”<br />  <br /> Kafka is one of 161 inspired—and inspiring—minds, among them, novelists, poets, playwrights, painters, philosophers, scientists, and mathematicians, who describe how they subtly maneuver the many (self-inflicted) obstacles and (self-imposed) daily rituals to get done the work they love to do, whether by waking early or staying up late; whether by self-medicating with doughnuts or bathing, drinking vast quantities of coffee, or taking long daily walks. Thomas Wolfe wrote standing up in the kitchen, the top of the refrigerator as his desk, dreamily fondling his “male configurations”. . . Jean-Paul Sartre chewed on Corydrane tablets (a mix of amphetamine and aspirin), ingesting ten times the recommended dose each day . . . Descartes liked to linger in bed, his mind wandering in sleep through woods, gardens, and enchanted palaces where he experienced “every pleasure imaginable.”<br /><br /> Here are: Anthony Trollope, who demanded of himself that each morning he write three thousand words (250 words every fifteen minutes for three hours) before going off to his job at the postal service, which he kept for thirty-three years during the writing of more than two dozen books . . . Karl Marx . . . Woody Allen . . . Agatha Christie . . . George Balanchine, who did most of his work while ironing . . . Leo Tolstoy . . . Charles Dickens . . . Pablo Picasso . . . George Gershwin, who, said his brother Ira, worked for twelve hours a day from late morning to midnight, composing at the piano in pajamas, bathrobe, and slippers . . .<br /><br /> Here also are the daily rituals of Charles Darwin, Andy Warhol, John Updike, Twyla Tharp, Benjamin Franklin, William Faulkner, Jane Austen, Anne Rice, and Igor Stravinsky (he was never able to compose unless he was sure no one could hear him and, when blocked, stood on his head to “clear the brain”).</p>
You Are Not So Smart: Why You Have Too Many Friends on Facebook, ...
by David McRaney

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English

Pages

320

Publication Date

October 27, 2011

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<b> An entertaining illumination of the stupid beliefs that make us feel wise. </b><p>You believe you are a rational, logical being who sees the world as it really is, but journalist David McRaney is here to tell you that you're as deluded as the rest of us. But that's OK- delusions keep us sane. <i>You Are Not So Smart</i> is a celebration of self-delusion. It's like a psychology class, with all the boring parts taken out, and with no homework.</p><p>Based on the popular blog of the same name, <i>You Are Not So Smart</i> collects more than 46 of the lies we tell ourselves everyday, including: </p><ul> <li>Dunbar's Number - Humans evolved to live in bands of roughly 150 individuals, the brain cannot handle more than that number. If you have more than 150 Facebook friends, they are surely not all real friends. </li> <li>Hindsight bias - When we learn something new, we reassure ourselves that we knew it all along. </li> <li>Confirmation bias - Our brains resist new ideas, instead paying attention only to findings that reinforce our preconceived notions. </li> <li>Brand loyalty - We reach for the same brand not because we trust its quality but because we want to reassure ourselves that we made a smart choice the last time we bought it. <p></p> <p>Packed with interesting sidebars and quick guides on cognition and common fallacies, <i>You Are Not So Smart</i> is a fascinating synthesis of cutting-edge psychology research to turn our minds inside out.</p> </li></ul>
Atlas Obscura: An Explorer's Guide to the World's Hidden Wonders
by , Ella Morton

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English

Pages

481

Publication Date

September 20, 2016

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<DIV>It's time to get off the beaten path. Inspiring equal parts wonder and wanderlust, Atlas Obscura celebrates over 700 of the strangest and most curious places in the world.<BR /><BR /> Talk about a bucket list: here are natural wonders—the dazzling glowworm caves in New Zealand, or a baobob tree in South Africa that's so large it has a pub inside where 15 people can drink comfortably. Architectural marvels, including the M.C. Escher-like stepwells in India. Mind-boggling events, like the Baby Jumping Festival in Spain, where men dressed as devils literally vault over rows of squirming infants. Not to mention the Great Stalacpipe Organ in Virginia, Turkmenistan's 40-year hole of fire called the Gates of Hell, a graveyard for decommissioned ships on the coast of Bangladesh, eccentric bone museums in Italy, or a weather-forecasting invention that was powered by leeches, still on display in Devon, England.<BR /><BR /> Created by Joshua Foer, Dylan Thuras and Ella Morton, ATLAS OBSCURA revels in the weird, the unexpected, the overlooked, the hidden and the mysterious. Every page expands our sense of how strange and marvelous the world really is. And with its compelling descriptions, hundreds of photographs, surprising charts, maps for every region of the world, it is a book to enter anywhere, and will be as appealing to the armchair traveler as the die-hard adventurer.<BR /><BR /> Anyone can be a tourist. ATLAS OBSCURA is for the explorer.</DIV>
The Book of General Ignorance
by , John Lloyd

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English

Pages

290

Publication Date

August 07, 2007

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<b>Misconceptions, misunderstandings, and flawed facts finally get the heave-ho in this humorous, downright humiliating book of reeducation based on the phenomenal British bestseller. </b><br /><br />Challenging what most of us assume to be verifiable truths in areas like history, literature, science, nature, and more,<i>The Book of General Ignorance</i> is a witty “gotcha” compendium of how little we actually know about anything. It’ll have you scratching your head wondering why we even bother to go to school.<br /><br />Think Magellan was the first man to circumnavigate the globe, baseball was invented in America, Henry VIII had six wives, Mount Everest is the tallest mountain? Wrong, wrong, wrong, and wrong again. You’ll be surprised at how much you don’t know! Check out THE BOOK OF GENERAL IGNORANCE for more fun entries and complete answers to the following: <br /><br /> <b>How long can a chicken live without its head?<br /> </b>About two years. <br /><br /> <b>What do chameleons do? <br /> </b>They don’t change color to match the background. Never have; never will. Complete myth. Utter fabrication. Total Lie. They change color as a result of different emotional states. <br /><br /> <b>How many legs does a centipede have?<br /> </b>Not a hundred. <br /><br /> <b>How many toes has a two-toed sloth? <br /> </b>It’s either six or eight. <br /><br /> <b>Who was the first American president?<br /> </b>Peyton Randolph. <br /><br /> <b>What were George Washington’s false teeth made from? <br /> </b>Mostly hippopotamus. <br /><br /> <b>What was James Bond’s favorite drink? <br /> </b>Not the vodka martini.<br /><br /><br /><i>From the Hardcover edition.</i>
A Short History of Drunkenness: How, Why, Where, and When Humanki...
by Mark Forsyth

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English

Pages

256

Publication Date

May 08, 2018

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<b>From the internationally bestselling author of <i>The Etymologicon</i>, a lively and fascinating exploration of how, throughout history, each civilization has found a way to celebrate, or to control, the eternal human drive to get sloshed</b><br /><br />Almost every culture on earth has drink, and where there's drink there's drunkenness. But in every age and in every place drunkenness is a little bit different. It can be religious, it can be sexual, it can be the duty of kings or the relief of peasants. It can be an offering to the ancestors, or a way of marking the end of a day's work. It can send you to sleep, or send you into battle.<br /><br /> Making stops all over the world, <i>A Short History of Drunkenness</i> traces humankind's love affair with booze from our primate ancestors through to the 20th century, answering every possible question along the way: What did people drink? How much? Who did the drinking? Of the many possible reasons, why? On the way, learn about the Neolithic Shamans, who drank to communicate with the spirit world (no pun intended), marvel at how Greeks got giddy and Sumerians got sauced, and find out how bars in the Wild West were never quite like in the movies.<br /><br /> This is a history of the world at its inebriated best.
131 Creative Conversations For Couples: Christ-honoring questions...
by Jed Jurchenko

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English

Pages

68

Publication Date

March 30, 2016

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<b>Transform your relationship from dull and bland to passionate, inspired, and connected! </b>This conversation starters book for couples is packed with relationships questions that will help you grow closer than ever before.<br /><br /><b>Your Relationship Matters!</b><br /><br />This conversation starters book is for couples who long to level-up their relationship. It will guide you in generating fun, creative, and intimate conversations, where you and your partner share your share your inner-worlds! Some questions are purely fun and designed to liven up the mood. Other conversation starters encourage you to dream about the future. There are also spiritual questions to guide you in deepening your faith.<div><br />Whether you are newly dating or nearing your golden anniversary, these questions are for you! <br /><br /><b>The Story Behind these Relationship Questions</b><br /><b></b><br />Before Jenny and I married, I kept a conversation starters book in the glove compartment of my car. The two of us, worked through the relationships questions--one by one--at coffee shops, while relaxing on the beach, and over dinner dates. Now, I am honored to pass on a new book, conversation starters book for couples, that is packed with new ideas!</div><div><ul><li>Download this book on your phone and never have a boring date again! </li><li>Place a paperback copy on your coffee table, and stir-up inspiring conversations at home. </li><li>Ask these relationship questions on road trips, dinner dates, or go through the questions around a summer bonfire.</li></ul>These creative, Christ-honoring, questions for couples are sure to lead to many incredible conversations and create happy memories that last a lifetime!<br /><b></b><br /><b>Conversation Starters Include:</b></div><div><b></b><ul><li>Imagine that you could send a letter back in time to your younger self. What would your message say and to which year would you send it?</li><li>What are you currently doing to nurture yourself spiritually? Are there spiritual activities that you did in the past that you miss?</li><li>Would you rather be unable to have children at all, or only be able to birth quadruplets? Why?</li></ul><div><b>This conversation staters book for couples book for couples is part of a relationship questions series and is designed to help you to deepen your relationship. Other books include:</b></div></div><div><ul><li>131 Creative Conversations for Couples</li><li>131 Engaging Conversations for Couples</li><li>131 Necessary Conversations before Marriage</li><li>131 Creative Conversations for Families</li><li>131 Creative Conversations for Kids</li><li>131 Conversations for Stepfamily Success</li></ul><div><b>Don't just wait for change to happen. Take action, and transform your relationship with this creative conversation starters book for couples!</b></div></div>

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