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Expectations: Maleness, Whiteness and Me
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Price: Free! Words: 6,220. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2014. Category: Essay » Author profile
This is a short story about a personal examination of my life as a White Male and what it means to have privilege and the awareness of that privilege.
My American Patriot - A Tribute
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Series: My American Patriot, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 15,470. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: May 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
The author mentioned his wife in all his books and thus she became known to thousands of readers as his "American Patriot." Regrettably she passed away on 21 May 2014 after a short illness and many readers asked for a tribute - to find out more about this remarkable lady. This then is the tribute to my American Patriot, wife and soul mate.
JeugdZORG? vergeet het maar!
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Price: Free! Words: 14,640. Language: Dutch. Published: May 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Divorce and children
Dit boek is gebaseerd op een waargebeurd verhaal, de ervaringen van een vader en zijn dochter. Het gaat over ongewenste gebeurtenissen bij Bureau Jeugdzorg Overijssel, maar ook over een kind wat haar eigen onvermogen overwint en sterker wordt. Voor ouders die te maken hebben met jeugdzorg biedt het boek tips. De auteur hoopt dat dit boek een positieve bijdrage zal leveren tot betere jeugdZORG.
Ruben is Funny and Talented
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Price: Free! Words: 92,810. Language: Australian English. Published: April 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Ruben is Funny and Talented, no matter what he thinks, the fact that there's a book on the subject just makes it even more true.
Selma Lagerlöfs dagbok Mårbacka III
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Price: Free! Words: 43,410. Language: Swedish. Published: November 12, 2013 by Mörkersdottir förlag. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
14-åriga Selma Lagerlöfs dagbok från år 1873.
The Alchemist of Light: A Biography of Georges Méliès
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Price: Free! Words: 1,980. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
Georges Méliès was the first sci-fi movie director, not to mention one of the worlds’ first movie directors. He made 552 films between 1896 and 1913--nearly all of which are under twenty minutes in length (many are only one or two minutes long.) His films are some of the most imaginative films ever to be directed, even by today’s standards.
The Note
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,680. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
(5.00 from 15 reviews)
The Note is 15-20 minute read. This short story is a hilarious true story about a morning I was five hours late for work on a job I had just started as a 20 y/o kid. My best friend kept me out all night, and I must've turned the alram off. My brilliance thought if I got a doctor's note, everything would be fine. When I got to the hospital, though, ruht roht--see cover. Please rate after this read.
How to Fly
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Price: Free! Words: 3,210. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
(5.00 from 1 review)
This eBook is a short story autobiographical in nature. It takes you on a fantastical journey that will have you questioning our understanding of the physical reality that we find all around us.
Secret Diary of a Cat
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,110. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: August 7, 2013 by Truth House Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Cats
In memory of Fiorella, the fun-filled fluffy furball of a cat with a big personality and considerably more than nine lives.
A Baby Boomer - At any age
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Price: Free! Words: 34,290. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The open journal and album of Baby Boomer - Joey, and her life in post war Australia during the 1950's and 60's. Beginning with a complete chapter on her great grandparents epic journey to Australia in the 1800's. Share the humour and pains of growing up in the last millennium. When the local creek was your backyard pool and every day was an adventure waiting to be explored!
Dipping Your toes in the Water
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Price: Free! Words: 18,680. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book, whilst written by a Martial Artist, is not about Martial Arts. Sure, the chapter ‘Dipping My Toes In The Water’ tells of the very personal battles I encountered on my way to success in the Martial Arts, but I feel it best demonstrates how success can be achieved in various stages, until your ultimate goal is met.
Bingo
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,040. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Bingo was the the most amazing Australian Shepherd rescue dog ever to bless the earth. His life started out horrible and he was rescued by an act of the powers above.
Angel with Drumsticks
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You set the price! Words: 24,530. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
The Church asked them to play, then betrayed their trust. The concert that should have propelled them to international stardom instead destroyed their careers. This is the story of Angel and the Brains and the La Messa Dei Giovani.
Following Moira: Gold Fragment
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Price: Free! Words: 8,390. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
The Incredibly Multi-Dimensional Story of Being HUman. This is my novel, in shattered pieces, each fragment reflecting a different perspective, a different lens. We are whole, yet we are also in pieces. We are multi-dimensional. Please don8 to support my art - see my bio. (Hug)Official Order of Fragments: Scarlet Rose Fire Gold Azure Indigo Violet Sunset ♥ Paperback to cherish COMING SOON!
Tired of I.T! - How I learned to stop worrying and love the bicycle
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You set the price! Words: 86,000. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
Spend every waking minute staring at a computer screen. Throw in some self destructive habits. Stir. Repeat. This weekly routine nearly killed him. In a moment of insanity (clarity?), Dave Conroy quit his computer job, sold his belongings and, buying a bicycle, set forth around the world. He hadn't been on a bike in nearly 20 years but you never forget, right?
Two Dog One Cat Night
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
This is a true story as told to the author by a very intelligent man who didn't want to do ordinary jobs in life.
The Cripple
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,800. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
This is a very short true story about a guy who was crippled for life, but that didn't stop him from earning a pilot's license and becoming a great success.
Tamales for Sale: The Untold Story of an Immigrant Family
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
The short biography of the struggles a real, undocumented family faced in the United States and the unlikely road they travelled to success.
Early Retirement; The Real Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,660. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Retirement is a strange culture and way of life compared to a working life. People have different values. For instance the work ethic can be a handicap. This book provides 18+ years of insight and humor into this social environment. See the attempts of this very early retiree to have fun by motorhome travel, travel eastern North America by boat, wintering in Florida and various other challenges.
Harry Houdin: "The Great Polynational Mimic"
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Price: Free! Words: 4,800. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Introducing Harry Houdin—one of the most versatile performers you've never heard of. Born decades before the great Harry Houdini, he toured Australia and New Zealand between 1860 and 1863 with a one-man act featuring drawing-room magic and international impersonations done to song and dance. Students of magic history will enjoy this first formal work of research on the "polynational" entertainer.