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Talking with Kids - Everything You’ve Always Wanted to Know about Blindness
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,660. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
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In his first nonfiction book, children's author Brian K. Nash recounts his experiences speaking to schoolchildren in the 1980s about his lifelong blindness, to which he has adapted with determination, optimism, and humor. Join him as he tells about barbecuing, bicycling, bowling, scuba diving, jumping from high places, Louis Braille, guide dogs, and much more. Photo: Brian and Arrow in 1983.
The Littlest Caregiver
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011 by Olo Books. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
When my father was diagnosed with brain cancer, I could handle the hospital. I'm a doctor. I pushed for faster and better treatment. But the actual caretaking? I fumbled. Luckily, my infant son Max was wiser than me. Here is Max and Dad's story. This essay will also appear in my book, The Unfeeling Doctor, Unplugged. "Beautiful...one of your best pieces ever."-Medical Post editor David Hodges
One Night with B.B.
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,380. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A mini-memoir of a live performance by B.B. King at the legendary Blue Note Jazz Club in New York City's Greenwich Village.
Chickamauga, Chattanooga, Granger, Grant, and Grandpa
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 16,830. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
After the disastrous Battle at Chickamauga, the Battle for Chattanooga, was a glorious victory for the North, dealing a severe blow to the dying Confederate Cause. Years later, when reflecting on his Civil War adventure, Union Corporal Henry Annis, 96th Illinois, wrote a stirring account of this heady battle in his memoir: "Our Experiences on Lookout Mountain, November 23, 24, 25, 1863."
Nelson, Unleashed
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,650. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
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The exclusive interview with the author of the runaway smash hit, If I Had Wings.
Songs for Joss: part three 2001-current
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,380. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2011 by Colin Rock. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
He crawled from the undergrowth on that Valentine's Day in 1981 with a song, a poem, and a desperate hunger. It took until 2007 to convince her. This is the story of a couple of ageing baby boomers trotting through life together. 'Very funny and at times quite inspiring. It might even be one of the great love stories of our time.' TW. Note: internet connection required to access songs.
Vanessa's Choice
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
This is an excellent true story following a young lady as she has to make a decision between abortion and adoption when she finds herself pregnant without a job or a clue as to what being a mother first means.
The Diary of One Guy.
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,300. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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The Diary of One Guy is a book about a young lad who travelled to Australia to see his family, what he did not expect is that he would hate the time he spent there. The story is all true and only a few names have been changed.
The Clumber Love Story
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Series: Historical Love Stories, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 3,550. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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the 4th duke of newcastle was a sad and unhappy man until he met and married 18 year-old georgiana in 1807. he took his 18 year old bride to clumber house, a fine mansion in the middle of sherwood forest. tragically their idyllic marriage ended with her death at the age of 33 but his thoughts and plans remain vividly in the diaries he wrote at the time. these form the basis for this free ebook
Walking The Tightrope
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,440. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A very personal memoir of one woman's quest to discover who she was meant to be, to uncover her life purpose and to find peace within.
Songs for Joss: part two 1991-2000
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,140. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011 by Colin Rock. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The ongoing musical story of two ageing baby-boomers as they trot through life. It started in 1981 when he crawled to her door with a Valentine's Day poem and a song. They've had a few adventures along the way, and there's a song, a poem and a story for each year. Internet connection required to access the songs and videos.
Songs for Joss: part one 1981-1990
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,410. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2011 by Colin Rock. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
He crawled from the undergrowth on that Valentine's Day in 1981 with a song, a poem, and a desperate hunger. It took until 2007 to convince her. This is the story of a couple of ageing baby boomers trotting through life together. 'Very funny and at times quite inspiring. It might even be one of the great love stories of our time.' TW. Note: internet connection required to play embedded songs.
Two Unforgettable Christmases
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,120. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This short story is Morgan St. James' reminiscence about two Christmases in her childhood that showed the power of love.
Most of my Motorcycles & I
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 16,810. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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A short biographical account of my personal motorcycle ownership and riding history from the 1950's to the present day. Includes some photos.
Florida Cracker Boy: Tales of Misspent Youth
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Price: Free! Words: 7,410. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2011 by Betsy Bolger Paulet. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Florida Cracker Boy: Tales of a Misspent Youth” teems with adventures, fishing tips and crusty language. His yarn “On the Evils of skipping school” traces a teenage lark which mixes some incredibly dumb coincidence, a good friend Chuck, chuck’s rifle, and a ’56 Nash Rambler. Lee describes the pair as “country boys, as stubborn as razorbacks and mean as shedding rattlesnakes.”
From Start to Finish
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This Autobiography written in Shakespear format is designated for the growing teens, and talks about the hardships in life. It has its flaws but what good is a it if it doesn't teach you something. Parents read this it with your children so you can coach them through it, thank you. Thanks for your time, it only takes a few minutes to read. Enjoy.
From Start to Finish
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,380. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Designated for everybody to read, this Autobiography talks about hardship through life written in Shakespears literature format. It has its flaws but what good is a it if it doesn't teach you anything. Parents read with your young ones, so they can get a grasp of the whole picture. Thanks for you time and it only takes a few minutes to read, enjoy.
Olga's Story: By Herself
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 14,650. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2011 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
From Chapter 1: I was born in 1928 in the heart of Europe on the border between Austria and Switzerland, a truly beautiful spot. To the north lies Lake Constance, the border between Austria and Germany on that particular stretch. Towering mountains formed the border to the south, between Austria and Italy. My birthplace, Sulz, was at the furthermost western end of Austria.
I wasted the first half of my life: 14 years as an IT monkey
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,390. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Biography
Making a decision for a career at the age of 18 is a mistake. Watch what happens when you live the life of an IT monkey and get to see what people are really like behind the keyboard. Everything within is true, all are events that happened to me at one point or another over 14 miserable years working in this field. The bottom line is, after 14 years doing it,I have never met a single normal person
The Beauty of Bipolar
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 11,090. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
At one point while writing this book, eleven pages were written in just over an hour’s time. Non-stop writing with no "writers" cramps what so ever. I know that I have been inspired to write this book not only for my own benefit, but to help bring clarity and hope to others.