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The Biscuit
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,170. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I had walked about seventy five feet, when I came upon something in the middle of the median. There in the light from my flashlight was what appeared to be a human leg. The leg was from mid thigh on down to the foot. It was fully clothed with pants, sock and shoe. It looked like it had been surgically amputated. It looked fake so I had to touch it to be sure it wasn't a joke.
What To Do When You Hate Your Job
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Price: Free! Words: 5,100. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
How to Free Yourself from day-to-day Career Pain or Job Dissatisfaction--and Find a Job You'll Really Love...Guaranteed.
The Stakeout
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,290. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is a true account of one of the most unusual police stakeouts that I was ever assigned. The full force and high technology of the police department was brought to bare to apprehend the culprit that was using the bathroom on the jogging path in an upscale neighborhood. The suspect was known as the "Serial Dumper". You just can't make this stuff up.
A Christmas Miracle
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,980. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A slight movement in the corner of the room caught my attention.I shined my flashlight in that direction and my eyes beheld an amazing sight. There crouched in the corner was a young very thin blond girl protectively holding a tiny baby all swaddled in a raggedy blanket. I could tell this frail girl was afraid and she appeared to be on the verge of panic.
The Flaming Marshmallow - Part 1
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,870. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I had many adventures when I was young. Running from the police, wild women, egging houses, breaking windows, getting away, getting caught, winning fights, losing fights, making out with girls, skipping school, sneaking out at night, summer camp,leeches, outhouses, falling in love, falling out of love, first striptease show , wild women, wilder women and then I turned thirteen.
Love Your Traumatic Brain Injury
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Price: $3.88 USD. Words: 7,100. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A twenty-year-old suffers a traumatic brain injury, and within five months starts freshman year at college over again. Here: Enter the mind and body of that boy the first few days waking up - unaware of suffering a TBI, falling into dreams that steal yesterdays in his sleep. This memoir cuts cleanly through these moments alive in a foreign world, with a foreign self, and reappearing family ghosts.
Roy Acuff and Me
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A tribute to Roy Acuff and his fiddle. Childhood memories of listening to Roy Acuff on battery powered radio in the late 1930's and how he instilled in me a lasting love of fiddle music. Includes my memorable and inspiring visit with Mr Acuff in the 1980's at the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville.
Memories from Canada to Colorado
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Price: Free! Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Taking a small boy on the train to Denver from Toronto was not an easy decision but we had the time of our lives! We learned how to ride horses and ski in the Rockies.
Ultramarine and Yellow Dreams
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Price: Free! Words: 690. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(2.50 from 2 reviews)
A short, humorous essay describing the author's acceptance as an art student in post-war Austria to a foreign exchange program in the United States.
Das Leben und Sterben des Maximilian
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Price: $13.10 USD. Words: 10,830. Language: German. Published: April 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology
Einen sicheren Weg, wie Ihr Kind drogenabstinent bleibt, kann Ihnen niemand sagen. Aber es gibt Wege, wie man sein Kind nachhaltig schwächt, so dass Abhängigkeiten so gut wie vorprogrammiert werden. Hier finden Sie das wahre Leben und Sterben des Maximilian und seine Historie in Bezug auf sein Selbstwertgefühl.
Remembrance
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,620. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A portrait of the artist as a young man. Glory days in a young girl's eye. A collection of short stories
Serenade
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,190. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2012 by Diana Lindsay. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This slice of life short story from author Judy Goldstein Botello will bring music to readers ears. Struggling with a career, children, and a broken marriage, Botello rediscovers joy in the familiar strum of a guitar.
How to turn the table on your landlord when he gets nasty!
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 12,780. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
a real life story about an eviction lawsuit that lasted 7 months, was full of surprises, and ended in a big monetary reward for the tenant. The book is intended to prepare a tenant for a fight when the landlord plays nasty.
How to turn the table on your landlord when he gets nasty!
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 12,780. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A real life story about an eviction lawsuit that lasted 7 months, was full of surprises, and ended in a big monetary reward for the tenant. The book is intended to prepare a tenant for a fight when the landlord plays nasty.
My Journey
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Price: Free! Words: 5,870. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
This the story of my journey in faith leading to my becoming an Anglican priest in my old age.
13 miles & walking
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book explores the meaning of an audacious journey I undertook as poor, frightened and confused teenager in rural South Africa. With hindsight, I discern the meaning of events building up to and including the trek itself.
Remembering "Star Search"
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Price: Free! Words: 1,730. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(3.00 from 1 review)
A story about the process of auditioning and performing on the national TV show Star Search with Ed McMahon.
ABC OF THE BACKWARDS
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,260. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
THE backward-classed (OBC) exploited from the ancient to modern age in India. How the rich-budhaism is abolished in india gradually by Hindu and Muslim Rulers. Till in India the OBC is neglected and exploited; though Govt. of India has taken a lot measures to uplift them along with protectionism after the Indipendence.
My Turkish Missile Crisis
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 11,160. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Not all the drama played out in Washington and Cuba. This is an absorbing and frightening account of Joseph Maiolo's experience as a 24-year-old Air Force officer manning NATO missiles in Turkey in October, 1962, on the frontline of the Cuban Missile Crisis, and the tense months that follow until president Kennedy's assassination.
Chasing a World Record
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,070. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Skydiving
Chasing a World Record is the story of an average skydiver who decides to become a world record holder, participating in Jump For The Cause 2002, a female world record attempt series & benefit for the City of Hope. Told through postings to an internet forum, the story follows the author from flat on her back after back surgery to world record holder. 25% of sales to be donated to cancer research.