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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.
The Extra Mile
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,380. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Poignant and often hilarious, The Extra Mile tells the inspirational stories of a select group of camp counselors at one of the largest Boy Scout reservations in the nation, where every summer, hundreds of eager, young scouts come for a week, often for their first time away from home.
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!
Tales Of A Tenacious Tenor
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 60,730. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014 by ASJ Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Why aren’t you singing at the Met? You’ll walk in Bob’s shoes through it all – onstage and off. His story is unique in the annuals of opera. You don’t want to miss it.
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: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,240. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
In the past, I found it difficult to talk about my experience with the energy body. I would have to find someone who more or less read the same books as I did. And even then they would have to know the jargon and have mastered the ideologies that the cultures of the far East used to describe the motions and energy centers of the energy body. It was then, that the idea of this book was conceived.
What's Wrong With You! (What You, Your Children, and Our Students Need To Know About My 15 Year Imprisonment From Age 20 to 35)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 53,170. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
“….prison is not the trembling, “What’s that noise; somebody’s going to hurt me” fear. It’s the fear of being kept, treated, and controlled like an animal. It’s the fear of losing your human dignity.” It is a must that young people understand this. It must register in their minds that in prison are men in their 50's still serving time for something stupid that they were convicted of as teens.
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!’
Kill Daddy
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Series: Life. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 72,820. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(5.00 from 1 review)
Trauma from the past becomes a part of who you are. It weighs down on the present, suffocating life and preventing you from healing and moving on. If you continue to carry this baggage around long enough, you will eventually become who you are not. Believe in the essential goodness of your true self, however, and you'll accept the past, but let go of the burden, and finally become the real you.
Nobody's Baby: Memoir of An Unwanted Child
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 48,330. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Toni Macante was born with a birth defect that resulted in a severely disfiguring left leg. Neglected by her parents, she learned tenacity and resilience that served her well when she faced life on her own while coming of age and coming out as a lesbian in the late forties and early fifties.
My Eye in the Storm - Katrina Close Up
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,550. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(5.00 from 1 review)
My Eye In the Storm – Katrina Close Up is a memoir of the time I spent working as a Disaster Housing Inspector in 2005, after the most devastating hurricane of our lifetime hit the Gulf Coast, Hurricane Katrina. This is a story of the victims, the destruction, disaster workers, bad politics, and human behavior during a time when all aspects of life were pushed to the limit.
Brass Bands and Rice Pudding
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,350. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A heartfelt remembrance of times past. Growing up on the East Coast of England before and during the Second World War, it's the story of an evacuation to the country, and the onwards journey through life in a era now forgotten.
The Sophomore Chronicles
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You set the price! Words: 3,550. Language: American English. Published: January 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Written from the eyes of a sophomore in high school, this short collection of vignettes is definitely young readers can identify with at some point during grade school.
Getting Down to Brass Tacks - My Adventures in the World of Jazz, Rio, and Beyond
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Price: Free! Words: 112,990. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In the 1950's a young teenage piano student is given an LP of a jazz pianist and is struck with a major epiphany while listening to his music: this was what she wanted to do with her life! This riveting autobiography of a woman in the world of jazz takes us on Amy Duncan’s adventures as a struggling musician and writer in Boston and New York to her exotic life in Rio de Janeiro
Lions and Tigers and AIDS! Oh, My!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,810. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Craig McLaughlin has amazing stories to tell--about childhood illness, family dysfunction, exotic animals, HIV, cancer, and parenting. And he tells them all with incredible courage and honesty. The essays in this collection, each designed to be told in fifteen minutes, are templates for his performances, but by assembling them in one place, he has created a memoir full of wisdom and compassion.
Empower!
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,330. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Inspiring stories of Breakthrough, Triumph and Discovery Empower is a unique, collaborative book project that features the individual stories of more than twenty dynamic women who stepped out of their comfort zones and moved toward their own divine purpose. If you have a dream in your heart but keep holding yourself back, this book will inspire you toward instant action.
Echoes From An Unexamined Life
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 51,760. Language: American English. Published: January 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Friendship, love, regret, history, reflection...how many lives does it take to save just one? This is the question underlying Echoes From An Unexamined Life, a journey of spiritual humanism concentrated on the existent presence of our mortal lives and the connections we make over a lifetime.