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The Field by the River
This gentle, funny book uncovers the nature of country life through a year-long journey round a natural wonder. Meet the quirky, often scary residents of 2.4 hectares of French countryside in this amusing, entertaining tale of nature in the raw. Reviews


Relationship Fundraising:
A Donor-Based Approach to the Business of Raising Money, second edition
The fully revised classic textbook that sets the agenda for fundraisers in the twenty-first century.


The Zen of Fundraising
Entertaining and surprising: 89 nuggets of invaluable information interspersed with thought-provoking Zen sayings.

  Friends for Life:
Relationship Fundraising in Practice
How it works, and how it can work in your organisation, explained through seven chapters and 16 illustrated case histories.
  How to Produce Inspiring Annual Reports
An illustrated guide to help you communicate effectively in words and pictures.
  Asking Properly: the Art of Creative Fundraising
The best book ever on creativity for fundraisers. It is truly a classic.
  Breakthrough Thinking For Nonprofit Organizations
New and creative ways to achieve extraordinary results. How to love and look forward to managing organisational change.

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Tiny Essentials of Fundraising
What really matters for fundraisers, presented in an entertaining format that takes less than an hour to read.


Tiny Essentials of an Effective Volunteer Board
The proof that it is possible to raise your board from mediocrity to excellence.


Tiny Essentials of Major Gift Fundraising
Discover all the stages of a major gift programme from the initial research – and how to go about it – through to donor cultivation and solicitation.

  Tiny Essentials of Writing for Fundraising
How to write well enough to persuade anyone of anything. This tiny book will change forever how you and your organisation communicate.
  Tiny Essentials of Raising Money from Foundations and Trusts
Just the essentials of fundraising from foundations explained in an easy, entertaining and highly accessible way.

Tiny Essentials of Monthly Committed Giving
If you want to raise more money and lots of it from happy, engaged donors, then this the book for you. Shows a sure way to generate bequests too.

  Free Degrees
Hot from the Press: What it takes to raise all the money you need to pay for your education. A vital handbook to fund yourself through education, at a time when it’s less and less affordable.

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