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Ekahi Shabda Na Bolata

by Purushottam Dhakras

This is a story of a boy Battu. He was from a poor family. One day he decided to steal two new born babies from the nest of an eagle and sell it to the businessman for Rupees two hundred. He climbs the tree but the eagle attacks him and he gets injured. His mother had already warned him of the consequences. Battu’s mother wanted him to go to school again. But Battu was quiet.

Jangalat Bhutataki

by Rajiv Tambe

In this story children and teacher decide to go for an outing in the jungle. There they forget to take a match box. Children see a tiger in the woods nearby and are scared. Raina had already called for the Loving Ghost. He comes and automatically the fire is lit. Food is made ready. Papads are roasted and the wild animals go away seeing the fire. They all see three moon giving light in the jungle.

Jhopet Chalanara Mulaga

by Purushottam Dhakras

This is a story of a small boy who had the habit of walking in sleep. His parents were worried about him because he fell in a well one day. They were about to send him to Delhi for treatment and this boy was also happy because he wanted to see Delhi. This boy was wondering how it happens with him. A maid who was newly employed at their place tells them how to solve this problem and the family gets relief from this.

Jhumbararavancha Kardankal

by Purushottam Dhakras

On a huge tree there were many birds and among them was an eagle. All were scared of the eagle. Zumbarrao was having chickens and the eagle started to eat them one by one. Zumbarrao brings his gun to kill the eagle but the eagle saves this man from a snake by killing it. Zumbarrao was very happy for it and starts guarding the eagle instead of killing it.

Jivant Chitra

by Rajiv Tambe

Raina was selected for an essay competition and was supposed to go to Delhi. She goes there and finds that by mistake her name is in the painting competition. She is confused and worried. She calls her loving friend Ghost and he helps her paint live pictures. Everybody there in the hall are confused and mesmerized. Raina wins and is seen on the television and becomes famous.

Kababacha Sugandh

by Kalpana Kulkarni

One day a beggar went and put his bread on the kababs to make it warm. But the restaurant owner started claiming money from this beggar for stealing the aroma of the kababs. Mulla Naseeruddin interferes and gets the matter solved where the beggar gets justice and he is freed.

Kav Kav Nahi - Kuhu Kuhu

by Purushottam Dhakras

This is a story of a crow couple who find that a newborn chick is little different from others and they liked it. They decide to take care of it and keep it for themselves. A quail comes and makes sound and this small bird responds to it. The crows are alert and worried that this bird will be taken away by the quail. So they try to drive away the quail. But one day in the morning the quail manage to take away the bird and the crows fight with her asking her to leave the area.

Mulla Nasiruddin

by Kalpana Kulkarni

This is a story of Mulla Nassiruddin. He wanted to visit his hometown so he comes to his country. He is asked to pay tax for entering the border. He is left with no money. Mulla manages to sell the horse of the gate keeper to a rich man. He gets some money but the guards of the rich man catch him and wanted to take him to their owner. Mulla Nassiruddin convince the guard to divide the money among themselves. And now Mulla has some money for his food.

Mullache Kisse

by Kalpana Kulkarni

Mulla was famous for his stories abroad and in his country. One day he went took shelter in a town hall. There were many merchants gathering for business. Tired Mulla was to sleep in a corner and he heard some laborers talking about his own stories. Hearing about him he lost his sleep and got attracted to hear what they are talking.

Mullachi Mothi Svapne

by Kalpana Kulkarni

Mulla had won a lot of money and was traveling on his donkey. While going, he was dreaming about making a good business and keeping servants for him. He was happy that he won so much money and was engrossed in his dream. The donkey was aware of his master’s habit and takes a wrong way and both fall down.

Mullachi Pratidnya

by Kalpana Kulkarni

After distributing all the money he had to the people Mulla was very disturbed. On the way, he takes a pledge that he will punish Jaffer for cheating people and making them homeless and selling them as slaves. While on the way pictures of all the destitute people were flashing on his mind and he could not bear it.

Padatya Phalachi Adnya

by Purushottam Dhakras

There was a couple and the husband brought a dog for them and named him Shirpa. This dog loved his owner very much. One day a cat comes to their house and the dog becomes jealous of her. The lady liked the cat and scolded the dog. The dog was now worried and was unhappy. One day the cat drinks the milk in the house and the lady becomes very angry and asks the dog to drive away the cat. The dog becomes very happy and immediately drives away the cat.

Sethacha Guptaher

by Kalpana Kulkarni

Mulla was secretly living in his own country for the fear of the king. One day a man whom Mulla had helped tried to find out who Mulla is. Mulla did not speak a word and kept quiet because he believed that man may be a spy looking for Mulla’s family members.

Shevatacha Dav

by Kalpana Kulkarni

Mulla had some money so he sat in a restaurant to eat. He was enjoying his meal and he saw some people gambling. He also participated in the gamble. First he told them it is not a good thing to do but later he was tempted to play. There was a man who had plenty of money. Mulla played with him and luckily won all the money. More than fifteen hundred coins.

Vaghbachcha Phakada

by Purushottam Dhakras

A cat saw many rats dwelling in an abandoned house. So it was very happy and feasting on them. One day the rats decide to leave that place and go away. The leader advise them to stay there and find a way out. The cat tells a lie to the rats that he is the kid of a tiger. The leader of the rats go to the jungle and brings the tiger there to find out the truth. After seeing the tiger the cat runs away. The tiger chase after him. Rats stay happily now.

Agatha Parrot and the Odd Street School Ghost

by Wes Hargis Kjartan Poskitt

Meet Agatha Parrot, the irresistible star--and narrator--of the first in a series of very funny illustrated novels! A mysterious bell tolls at night and a glowing face is seen in a distant window--is Odd Street School haunted? Agatha and her gang of friends are determined to help their teachers find out. Add in a turtle named Tony, a strangely smelly snack food, and the pranks of one Gwendoline Tutt, and things at Odd Street School are about to get even odder than usual. Fans of Judy Moody and Clementine will relish the energy and exuberance of Agatha Parrot--creator of clever plans, ghost catcher, and loyal friend!

Charles Dickens and the Street Children of London

by Andrea Warren

Provoked by the horrors he saw every day, Charles Dickens wrote novels that were originally intended as instruments for social change -- to save his country's children. Charles Dickens is best known for his contributions to the world of literature, but during his young life, Dickens witnessed terrible things that stayed with him: families starving in doorways, babies being "dropped" on streets by mothers too poor to care for them, and a stunning lack of compassion from the upper class. After his family went into debt and he found himself working at a shoe-polish factory, Dickens soon realized that the members of the lower class were no different than he, and, even worse, they were given no chance to better themselves. It was then that he decided to use his greatest talent, his writing ability, to tell the stories of those who had no voice.

Level Up: A Geek Girl Rom Com

by Cathy Yardley

Geeky introvert Tessa Rodriguez will do whatever it takes to get promoted to video game engineer– including create a fandom-based video game in just three weeks. The only problem is, she can't do it alone. Now, she needs to strong-arm, cajole, and otherwise socialize with her video game coworkers, especially her roommate, Adam, who’s always been strictly business with her. The more they work together, though, the closer they get…Adam London has always thought of his roomie Tessa as “one of the guys” until he agreed to help her with this crazy project. Now, he’s thinking of her all the time… and certainly as something more than just a roommate! But his last girlfriend broke up with him to follow her ambitions, and he knows that Tessa is obsessed with getting ahead in the video game world.Going from friends to something more is one hell of a challenge. Can Tessa and Adam level up their relationship to love?

Succeeding in the World of Work: Student Activity Workbook (6th Edition)

by Ben S. Vineyard Grady Kimbrell

Succeeding In The World Of Work Student Activity Workbook for High School Students

Workers' Compensation Law

by Neal R. Bevans

Workers' Compensation Law provides an in-depth look at the day-to-day practice of this field in addition to addressing theoretical aspects that form a critical foundation for this branch of law. It explains activities from drafting petitions, presenting cases to an administrative law judge, and bringing an appeal. Workers' Compensation Law profiles professionals who are intimately involved in a workers compensation case including attorneys, paralegals, administrative law judges, chiropractors, medical doctors, and more. It balances theory and practice, provides ethical discussions, and explores the use of private investigators and various discovery devices in order to examine claims. Content throughout is reinforced with excerpted cases, brief interviews, a variety of exhibits, and practical real-life examples. An appendix provides a wide variety of Workers Compensation forms, petitions, and medical reports.

Write On Course 20-20: A Student Handbook for Writing, Thinking, and Learning

by Verne Meyer Dave Kemper Patrick Sebranek

The Write on Course 20-20 handbook covers all of your communication needs--from learning about the traits of writing to participating in peer response groups, from writing persuasive essays to creating digital stories. The handbook is loaded with guidelines and samples that are (1) designed for easy use, (2) written in a friendly, supportive voice, and (3) enhanced by wonderful illustrations.

Trend Following: How to Make a Fortune in Bull, Bear, and Black Swan Markets

by Michael W. Covel Barry Ritholtz

Want to take the financial journey to a new investing philosophy that might very well affect the rest of your moneymaking life? No one can guarantee the yellow brick road, but Michael Covel promises the red pill will leave you wide freaking awake. Trend Following reveals the truth about a trading strategy that makes money in up, down and surprise markets. By applying straightforward and repeatable rules, anyone can learn to make money in the markets whether bull, bear, or black swan—by following the trend to the end when it bends. In this timely reboot of his bestselling classic, Michael Covel dives headfirst into trend following strategy to examine the risks, benefits, people, and systems. You’ll hear from traders who have made millions by following trends, and learn from their successes and mistakes—insights only here. You’ll learn the trend philosophy, and how it has performed in booms, bubbles, panics and crashes. Using incontrovertible data and overwhelming supporting evidence, with a direct connection to the foundations of behavioral finance, Covel takes you inside the core principles of trend following and shows everyone, from brand new trader to professional, how alpha gets pulled from the market. Covel’s newest edition has been revised and extended, with 7 brand new interviews and research proof from his one of kind network. This is trend following for today’s generation. If you’re looking to go beyond passive index funds and trusting the Fed, this cutting edge classic holds the keys to a weatherproof portfolio. Meet great trend followers learning their rules and philosophy of the game Examine data to see how trend following excels when the you-know-what hits the fan Understand trend trading, from behavioral economics to rules based decision-making to its lambasting of the efficient markets theory Compare trend trading systems to do it yourself or invest with a trend fund Trend following is not prediction, passive index investing, buy and hope or any form of fundamental analysis. It utilizes concrete rules, or heuristics, to profit from a behavioral perspective. Trend Following is clear-cut, straightforward and evidence-based and will secure your financial future in bull, bear and black swan markets. If you’re finally ready to profit in the markets, Trend Following is the definitive treatise for a complex world in constant chaos.

The Making of Modern Economics: The Lives and Ideas of the Great Thinkers

by Mark Skousen

This book presents a bold, engaging and updated history of economics--the dramatic story of how the great economic thinkers built today's rigorous social science. Noted financial writer and economist Mark Skousen has revised this popular work, now in its third edition. This comprehensive, yet accessible introduction to the major economic philosophers of the past 225 years begins with Adam Smith and continues through the present day. The text examines the contributions made by each individual to our understanding of the role of the economist, the science of economics, and economic theory. Boxes in each chapter highlight little-known and entertaining facts about the economists' personal lives that had an influence on their work.

Learning ServiceNow

by Tim Woodruff

IT Service management at your fingertips About This Book • Leverage ServiceNow's capabilities to achieve improved service management and excellent results in your IT operations by following step-by-step, practical instructions • Build core administration, management, and maintenance skills with IT service management and IT operations management • Improve your workflow efficiency by designing and creating responsive and automated workflows Who This Book Is For This book is for IT professionals and administrators who are planning to or are already trying to implement ServiceNow in their organization for Enterprise IT service management tasks. Some familiarity with web technologies (JavaScript) would be helpful. System administration experience is necessary. What You Will Learn • Acquire and configure your own free personal developer instance of ServiceNow • Read (and write!) clear, effective requirements for ServiceNow development • Avoid common pitfalls and missteps that could seriously impact future progress and upgradeability • Know how to troubleshoot when things go wrong using debugging tools • Discover developer “tips and tricks” • Pick up great tips from top ServiceNow development and administration professionals, and find out what they wish they knew when they were starting out In Detail This book shows you how to put important ServiceNow features to work in the real world. We will introduce key concepts and examples on managing and automating IT services, and help you build a solid foundation towards this new approach. We'll demonstrate how to effectively implement various system configurations within ServiceNow. We'll show you how to configure and administer your instance, and then move on to building strong user interfaces and creating powerful workflows. We also cover other key elements of ServiceNow, such as alerts and notifications, security, reporting, and custom development. You will learn how to improve your business' workflow, processes, and operational efficiency. By the end of this book, you will be able to successfully configure and manage ServiceNow within your organization. Style and approach This book is a step-by-step practical tutorial to help you quickly deploy and configure ServiceNow in your organization.

Cisco ACI Cookbook

by Stuart Fordham

Over 90 recipes to maximize automated solutions and policy-drive application profiles using Cisco ACI About This Book • Confidently provision your virtual and physical infrastructure for application deployment • Integrate Cisco ACI with hypervisors and other third party devices • Packed with powerful recipes to automate your IT operations Who This Book Is For If you are a network administrator, system administrator, or engineer and are aware of the basics of Cisco ACI but want to start using it to automate your tasks, then this book is for you What You Will Learn • Master the Cisco ACI architecture • Discover the ACI fabric with easy-to-follow steps • Set up quality of service within ACI • Configure external networks with Cisco ACI • Integrate with VMware and track VMware virtual machines • Configure apply and verify access policies • Extend or migrate a VMware virtual-machine LAN inside the ACI fabric • Monitor ACI with third party tools and troubleshoot issues In Detail Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI) is a tough architecture that automates IT tasks and accelerates data-center application deployments. This book focuses on practical recipes to help you quickly build, manage, and customize hybrid environment for your organization using Cisco ACI. You will begin by understanding the Cisco ACI architecture and its major components. You will then configure Cisco ACI policies and tenants. Next you will connect to hypervisors and other third-party devices. Moving on, you will configure routing to external networks and within ACI tenants and also learn to secure ACI through RBAC. Furthermore, you will understand how to set up quality of service and network programming with REST, XML, Python and so on. Finally you will learn to monitor and troubleshoot ACI in the event of any issues that arise. By the end of the book, you will gain have mastered automating your IT tasks and accelerating the deployment of your applications. Style and approach A set of exciting recipes to automate your IT operations related to datacenters, the Cloud, and networking tasks

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