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Johnnie Come Lately
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 77,130. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Would Johnnie’s life be different if she’d been named after a woman instead of her dead uncle? Or if her mama hadn’t been so beautiful or flighty? The grandparents who raised her were loving, but they didn’t understand the turmoil roiling within her. And they had so many, many secrets. Now Johnnie has a loving family of her own … but also her own secrets.
Mary, The First Catholic Priest with Confessions of a Roman Catholic Woman
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,180. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014 by Chessie's Place. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Abuse / general
Mary, The First Catholic Priest is an enlightening look at the Catholic Church. Inspired by her deep faith, the author questions the continued practice of the Church to exclude women in its hierarchy and the shameful disregard for victims of pedophile priests. Growing up in a dysfunctional family, with an abusive father, the author left home early to begin a life of service.
Greta's Grace
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,860. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Divorced from Greta’s blustery dad, Brian, Lindsey is drawn to him now as they share their fears about Greta. She never expects to experience the drama of becoming involved with her ex-husband or to confront the dilemma of another man falling for her, especially Sam, her son-in-law’s widowed father. But Sam, quiet and reflective, offers more than friendship and becomes her refuge.
CHOSEN CHILDREN - Billion Dollar Babies in America's Failed Foster Care, Adoption & Prison Systems
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 159,500. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
Discover the shocking stories and statistics behind the stories of the "chosen" ones, the "billion dollar babies" in America's failed Foster Care, Adoption and Prison systems.
Unforgiving Sun
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 62,220. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
Unforgiving Sun is a multi-generational saga centered around protagonist Sophie MacDougal. The tale begins with Sophie on her deathbed, an invitation to examine her inner machinations against the backdrop of a Catholic nursing home.
Someone Right for You: 21st Century Strategies for Finding Your Perfect Someone
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,610. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dating
Tossing your romantic life up to chance is the same as depending on winning the lottery to feed your belly. Yet that is exactly what many people do. Is it no wonder we have such a high divorce rate? Love and romance are great, but not enough.This book takes a radically different approach. It will take you through a step-by-step process for developing a strategy for finding your perfect someone.
The Tail on my Mother's Kite
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,200. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
What can possibly go wrong in a household led by a mother who is educated, rich, and beautiful? As Maralys and her brother, Allan, learn, the answer is everything. Thanks to a mother who marries seven times, the children are dragged from city to city and husband to husband. Yet this memoir proves that youthful willpower can prevail over powerful adversity.
Life of a Salesman
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Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 77,100. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Marriage
Wry, tongue-in-cheek, this most entertaining and affecting autobiographical memoir tells the story of Rupert Miller, a man born to sell.
Finding my Own Way to Happy and Gay
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,980. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out
An often hilarious often heartbreaking account of coming out by a young lesbian in 60s South Africa. It wasn’t all sliding along on buttered feet ... there was angst & anguish along the way, battles won, hopes lost, and many laughably embarrassing moments. And in spite of all the available reading, it’s no easier coming out today than it was last century - no matter where you live!
Climb Up the Steel Mountain
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 90,110. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
Kay was still alive and he had to save her now, right away. That was his duty as a cardiologist. He had read about the latest surgical procedures and went over them in his mind, but he had never really done one.
Divergent Lives
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 51,170. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
Divergent Lives is the compelling true story of two brothers whose lives have taken dramatically different turns. After more than 30 years of estrangement, they are suddenly reunited by tragedy when Nelson suffers two strokes and requires brain surgery. Israel visits his brother at the hospital, and seeing Nelson in a coma, is propelled down Memory Lane
Manning Up: Transsexual Men on Finding Brotherhood, Family & Themselves
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,720. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Transgender
27 men who transitioned from female-to-male illuminate their roles as male community members: Fathers, sons, brothers, husbands, boyfriends, friends, and mentors. Offering an incredible range of cultural, class, ethnic, spiritual, and generational backgrounds, their writing addresses topics including birthing and raising children, gay male sexuality, facing racism, and finding solace in religion.
The Road to Eden
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,120. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General
‘The Road to Eden’ is the story of my quest to apprehend the other-worldly desires – call them, romantic, poetic, or spiritual – that arise in every human heart. What are these yearnings? And from what realm do they hail?
Starting to Frame–a memoir
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 92,630. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
Growing up in post WW II Sheffield, England, Roger Gordon's once close-knit family begins to fragment. He is forced to confront stigmas of the day: divorce, marital infidelity, and mental illness. Cast against news events of the day, using humor, this book is about the futility of family feuding, the need to be loved, the power of forgiveness, and the imperative to address mental illness
Written While I Still Remember
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,410. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014 by Catherine A. MacKenzie. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"Written While I Still Remember" is a history of the times, as well as a personal portrait composed during the last thirty years. This is a collection of sometimes true stories and poems that can be enjoyed by anyone.
I Spoke with Mama Africa: Children are the Treasure of Africa - CATTOA
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 149,910. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting / child rearing
Children of African descent; wherever you are in the world, Mama Africa is calling... In this extraordinary experience, Maama presented the ultimate solution to all of our challenges, now and in the future. Mama’s voice is clearly different and can be heard over everything. Listen deeply. Mama is rising: Let’s all call on Her; “Rise Mama. Rise Africa!”
Residual Trace: The Taleworthy Catastrophes of a Thrillseeking Child
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Price: Free! Words: 107,150. Language: American English. Published: November 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This collection of loosely autobiographical short stories, essays, and recipes reflects on human diversity and the effects of a thrillseeking childhood on an adult's personality.
Anorexia and other Eating Disorders: How to Help your Child Eat Well and Be Well
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 216,190. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
Practical solutions, compassionate communication tools and emotional support for parents of children and teenagers. Parents are best placed to help their teenager or young child beat an eating disorder, yet most struggle to know what to do and how to do it. However difficult your situation, this book gives you the tools you need to care for your child, your family and yourself.
Love's Perfect Surrender
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,000. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Christian » Romance
Thirty-eight year old ANTOINETTE LIBERO’S life is at a crossroad. Her plans for a family are shattered. Unable to bear children, her husband, VITO, plagued by disappointments, wants out, and is ready to ask for a divorce when she miraculously becomes pregnant. With renewed hope, Antoinette is determined to mend her faulty marriage to her husband. Will Vito be able to remain in the marriage?
A Tale of Two Souls
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 64,370. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism / Orthodox
You will think, laugh and get a raw insight into what it is like to live as an Orthodox Jew