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The Red River Pioneers
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,530. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is a true story of a ten year old girl by the name of Beth Taylor who lives in small town of North Fork, Oklahoma in the early 1930's along with her Daddy, Momma,one brother and four sisters. They're share croppers on land leased from the Indians. The lease is not renewed,they have to move to Texas with the promise of new land to lease.The Daddy builts a covered wagon to travel to Texas.
Be Brave, Be Strong: A Journey Across the Great Divide
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 123,090. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
(4.43 from 7 reviews)
This is an inspiring and often harrowing account of Jill Homer's record-breaking, 2,740-mile mountain bike ride from Canada to Mexico along the Great Divide. The book follows the thrilling adventure, grueling physical challenges, and emotional turmoil of an ordinary person trying to do something extraordinary.
Lucia day in Ghedi
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Price: Free! Words: 2,320. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A strong memory again from the past. Santa Lucia as celebrated in the north of Italy, in the fog, waiting for Christmas. The celebration is unknown, I think, to the English readers. Undeletable memories from my parents, and particularly of my mother, who recently passed away.
Depot Street Memories---The Lawler Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,690. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Growing up in the small northeast Iowa town of Lawler in the 1950s, the author shares marvelous short tales that relate to anyone of that era. Whether you're from a huge city like New York or a small village in Wyoming, you will laugh and cry as you read both funny and poignant real life stories of a simpler time and world. Lawler...a town of character and a town of characters.
Confessions of the Erotica Writer.
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Sex and health
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
This week I published my one hundredth ebook. To celebrate I thought I might give myself a few hours off my regular writing routine and indulge myself in reflecting about the journey of my first one hundred ebooks, and to make some observations. This ebook does not contain graphic content. I hope you find my insights useful and interesting.
Freedom! Escaping the Prison of the Mind
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,330. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
After going absent without leave from the British army, Ozay Rinpoche begins down a path that leads to solitary confinement in prison. There he establishes a disciplined program of exercise, Bible-reading, and meditation. Pushing himself to meditate for four hours at a time, he arrives at a point of liberation.
The Most Revolutionary Act: Memoir of an American Refugee
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 91,630. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Fifteen years of intense government harassment leads a psychiatrist, single mother and social activist to close her 25-year Seattle practice to begin a new, safe life in New Zealand. What starts as phone harassment, stalking and illegal break-ins quickly progresses to six attempts on her life and an affair with an undercover agent who railroads her into a psychiatric hospital.
A Child's View Of World War II
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,090. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Whether child or civilian adult, World War II determined the relationships one had, where one lived, what one had to eat and what clothing to wear, and where he or she worked or went to school.
The Art Teacher
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Price: Free! Words: 810. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
An essay about an art teacher's lasting impact on his students.
Shamans and Healers : The Untold Ayahuasca Story (FREE SAMPLE)
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Price: Free! Words: 22,400. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Amazon rainforest of Peru holds many secrets. There, magic is still alive, the impossible happens, and spirits freely interact with humans. Shamans with very real supernatural powers claim to heal incurable diseases using magical songs. Darkness battles against light in a constant war, and many souls are at stake. But the biggest secret of that mysterious world has never been told. Until now.
Henry Fuckit Kills Time
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,940. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
When Henry blunders into the job of storeman in the Simonstown naval dockyard, he has no intention of doing any work. But he finds no one expects him to lift a finger. To alleviate the boredom of a futile existence Henry and his indolent colleagues while away the hours by drinking Vrotters, engaging in pseudophilosophical discussion and quasi scientific research using misappropriated naval stores.
Heartland Verses
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,890. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Memoirs, stories, and poems from the heart of Clara A. Bastien Treat, one of America’s Rosie-the-Riveters. About the author - Clara Treat was a wife, mother, and grandmother. She was a well-known antique dealer, inventor, and WWII Rosie-the-Riveter. Her writing was inspired by love of family, freedom, and country. She passed away in 2010.
At Ease
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 37,900. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The voice of a young woman both optimistic and afraid reveals one family’s secret to staying strong as they watch a mind unravel: humor. At Ease offers an honest and raw glimpse of the sadness and frustration that Alzheimer’s brings, while revealing laughter, light, and levity as the saving graces for one family suddenly at war.
I Am Not My Brother's Keeper
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,420. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2011 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(2.67 from 3 reviews)
This is a true story and not easy to read. It’s about children hurt by their own parents. It’s a story of a father who manipulates the legal system, welfare system, relatives and police, a father who controls his wife, dominates, intimidates and starves his own children. And it’s about a sister and brother in law with the guts, will and wherewithal to stop him.
Steady Past Your Granny's
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,110. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A wry look at growing up in the 1950s and 1960s that is sure to guarantee a smile on every page.
More travels and other salutory lessons
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,450. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
More travels...is the seventh compilation in the Fleeting Moments series of stories that take the reader on a journey through the remarkable life and times of Walter Gordon Fischer. These autobiographical stories are told in Gordon's inimitable wry style as he journeys through the world in the search of adventure under the guise of making a living.
Dangerous Places
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,750. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Dangerous Places is the sixth of the Fleeting Moments series. These stories take the reader on a journey through the remarkable life and times of Walter Gordon Fischer. These autobiographical stories are told in Gordon's inimitable wry style as he journeys through the world in the search of adventure under the guise of making a living.
In pursuit of women and money
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,950. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In pursuit of women and money is one of a series of Fleeting Moments stories. These take the reader on a journey through the remarkable life and times of Walter Gordon Fischer. These autobiographical stories are told in Gordon's inimitable wry style as he journeys through the world in the search of adventure under the guise of making a living
Of princes and paupers
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,150. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Of princes and paupers is part of the Fleeting Moments series of short stories. They take the reader on a journey through the remarkable life and times of Walter Gordon Fischer. These autobiographical stories are told in Gordon's inimitable wry style as he journeys through the world in the search of adventure under the guise of making a living.
From a Feudal Isle to Aotearoa
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 39,180. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
In 1972 Chris, Ken and young son Roy left their guest house on the tiny feudal Island of Sark and took ship for New Zealand. They bought a Bedford van and spent two years working and touring in both Islands. This is the true story of the trip out; the many places visited and jobs taken,from Matron of a small Auckland hospital to running a motel and giving horse and carriage rides to guests.