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One Hundred and Forty-Three Days - Overland to Oz
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Price: Free! Words: 27,820. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
In England the decade was known as the swinging sixties. It was a time of change in almost every aspect of life: at least for the young. The Beatles: the clothes and for the adventurous few, the Hippy Trail. I was one of those few, and amongst those searching for the spiritual enlightenment, I discovered a new life.
Fire Men: Stories from Three Generations of a Firefighting Family
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,540. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A family memoir of three generations of firefighters - grandfather, father and son.
Way Gone: A Memoir
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 56,700. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In 2013 Melissa Veilleux's life was out of control but by the grace of God and her neighbor Wessel, she managed to turn her life around. Way Gone is Melissa's powerful testimony of love, passion and forgiveness.
Mended: Thoughts on Fear, Love, and Leaps of Faith
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,790. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Women’s Issues
A collection of inspirational essays about anxiety, depression, faith, and God.
The First Time Without You
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,250. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Emotions
"The First Time Without You" is based on a one-year journal maintained after my husband's death. I chose to share my journal in the hopes of helping other going through the same grieving process.
The Cat, Some Seeds and Fifteen Books
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,440. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An english woman's voyage into the virgin and sometimes bizarre Spain of 1950 and her double life existence between the UK and Catalunya until the present day. The local characters, obscure Spanish laws, evening folk dances, a family run hotel, stray dogs, Catalan nationalists, the plumber, the butcher and the baker all take their part in a cacophony of unpredictable philosophising.
Horse Vet - Chronicles of a Mobile Veterinarian
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 51,170. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Gunshot injuries. Breeding disasters. Controlling trainers, nutty horse owners, warm hearted clients and “laugh-out-loud-funny stories that you just can’t make up”- Dr. Courtney deals with it all in this lively series of tales about the life of a mobile vet in the Colorado Rockies. Diehl makes us laugh, cry and smile, and shows what it’s really like to be a mobile veterinarian.
Dear Anne Frank
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Price: Free! Words: 8,830. Language: American English. Published: February 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Dear Anne Frank is a narrative-based short story set up in a "dear diary" format. It was written in reference to a weekend trip to Washington, DC that the author took in 2010. What is shared is an unique mixture of thoughts ranging from personal feelings in relation to Anne Frank's spirit, details about the trip to DC, updates since that trip, a poem and more!
Sixteen Vs, Book Four, The Young Adult Years
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Series: Sixteen Vs, Book 4. Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 225,150. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Chaos and unusual circumstances reign in Victor's life during the late '60s. At this last home location, he struggles in unique life lessons, surprising school events, and backfired plans. Tragedy in romance, a puzzling marriage start, and the military draft round out his trials. As Victor comes of age, he navigates through different types of challenges. Some successfully, and others, not so well.
Un Vistazo al Sueño Americano
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,420. Language: Spanish. Published: February 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
“¿En qué oficinas trabajaste allá en Estados Unidos?” le preguntó Armando cándidamente a su amigo. “Allá nadie va a trabajar en oficinas,” le respondió secamente. “Razón por la que nunca voy a ir a Estados Unidos,” se dijo a sí mismo; mientras caminaba por la acera...
Rhythm and Rhyme
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,130. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - multi-author
Dave and Lillian Brummet share their individual poetry writing styles that express their passions for nature, love, animals, music and real life experiences including the loss of family members.
Stumbling Toward the Buddha: Stories about Tripping over My Principles on the Road to Transformation
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,410. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A seeker examines her foibles and accidentally makes peace with politicians, Precious Moments, family violence, and the emptiness of life. In her exploration of the personal, Dawn Downey exposes the universal––much like Anne Lamott and Nora Ephron.
Little Australian Pony Girl
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Price: Free! Words: 20,650. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Horses
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
'The ponies on our farm all get new rugs and shoes long before the people get any new clothes!' so said eight year old Emily to her mother. She was quite right, of course. This is the true story about an Australian childhood, where animals and hard work always come first. From sheep to saddles; rodeos to racing; brumbies to bridles: this is Emily's Australia.
Finding China
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Price: Free! Words: 740. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Finding China is Gabriel Bates' first digital mini poetry chapbook. Short, direct, and only 20 poems long, this collection is deeply personal and as visceral as prose gets.
My Huckleberry Friend And Me
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,820. Language: British English. Published: January 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A way of life, a way of growing up, began to change as the 1950s moved into the Swinging Sixties, as the TV era evolved. It wasn’t an age of innocence – mischief aplenty included pilfering and poaching, gang fights, and discovering sex – but it was an age of comparative freedom. These rascally tales are irreverent, funny, politically incorrect. Not so much Cider With Rosie as Tizer with Terry.
Tattle Tales: An Anthology
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Price: Free! Words: 39,200. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
A group of writers walk into a bar, er…library and then the words really flew! No, seriously, what happens when you get a group of writers together twice a month at their local library? Besides parsing words, it might result in a book like this. Short stories, poetry, memoirs--the Hillsborough County, FL-based SHO Writing Group covers all the bases in their first collection.
More Bargirls, Bini Boys & Blades
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 33,500. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014 by StreetWise Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Even more true adventures in the Philippines with pick pockets, scammers, pirate banca captains, dodgy business partners, suicidal scuba divers and a lot more! The highly entertaining add easy to enjoy writing style of the author once again gives the reader excellent value for money in this second volume of Bargirls, Bini Boys & Blades!
Der Apfel in der Hand meiner Kindheit
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 46,040. Language: German. Published: January 20, 2014 by Ebozon Verlag. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Der neue eBook Roman von der Autorin Karin Will erschienen im Ebozon Verlag
Goosebumps & The Energy Body
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,240. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
Just like the physical body, the Energy body needs tending to, to sustain our everyday activities. In this book, you will learn how the Energy body affects our lifestyle and how to make it work in our favor .Knowledge is power. This book provides the knowledge on understanding and knowing yourself on a spiritual level. No classrooms, mantras or candles needed. Nothing too complicated
Bargirls, Bini Boys & Blades
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 40,810. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2014 by StreetWise Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 1 review)
An entertaining collection of true life adventures in the Philippines. 25 years of regular vacations & living there as an expat saw the author playing Russian Roulette with a drunken police sergeant, fighting off knife wielding Bini Boys (transexual street walkers) & dodging the crossfire of a drive by shooting while singing Willie Nelson songs in a KTV Bar! By the author of ‘Out of Stock, Sir!’