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Once Upon An Albatross... Volume 1 (1999-2005) (Blog Postings)
By C.D. Reimer
Series: Once Upon An Albatross... Blog Postings. Price: Free! Words: 7,520. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The first volume of blog postings from Once Upon An Albatross... about life in Silicon Valley, featuring 20 blog postings from 1999 through 2005, and an appendix on how a Wildcat! BBS in 1995 morphed into various websites over the years until becoming a WordPress blog.
The Wandering Dead
By Vortex
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 800. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
The best creepy campfire stories are always the ones that end with the words, "...And it’s all true, because I have the damned documentation here to prove it!" In that spirit, here's the story of Elmer McCurdy, proving once and for all that nothing is more terrifying than everyday life.
Hope Tastes Like Chocolate - Musings 2002-2012
By Joe Ed Lambert
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 108,380. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A selection of essays, poetry, reviews and commentary by Center for Digital Storytelling founder Joe Ed Lambert. From 2002 - 2012, Lambert wrote online commentaries on numerous issues including the arts, politics, movie and theater reviews, travel writing, culture and society, mindfulness,and the nature of story and storytelling, and the comings and goings of his personal life.
Tales From a One-Alley Town
By Bill Dickey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,110. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A collection of short stories by Bill Dickey. Bill Dickey was born in Belen, Mississippi in 1939. His stories encompass a sampling of the many experiences he has had over the years as he met and made new friends wherever he went. He is a true storyteller and has had a wide audience for his stories as he traveled the world. He has come full circle, back to Belen, the one alley town.
El Guerrillero
By Adolfo Sagastume
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,860. Language: Spanish. Published: September 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
El Guerrillero es la revelación de una gran vida. El personaje es real. Está vivo. Trabaja en cualquier cosa. Tuvo la experiencia de ser entrenado en todas las técnicas de la lucha armana en la selva, el uso de todo tipo de armas, estrategias de ataque, ideología comunista y sobrevivencia. Actualmente se mueve y vive en el sur de los Estados Unidos. No tiene ninguna pretención de nada.
"¡Papi, Quiero Ser Un Menudo!"
By Ramon Acevedo, Sr
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 100,830. Language: Spanish. Published: September 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
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La veridica historia de como un niño de 12 años de edad se atrevió a soñar con un imposible, pertenecer a la grupación Menudo. Con el apoyo de su familia se enfrentó a los retos que conllevaba esta ilución y lograr con exito llegar a su meta. Luego el enfrentamiento con Padosa y Edgardo Díaz, manejadores del grupo, y su forma peculiar chocante de conducir los negocios de los Menudos.
Kat Tales
By Carole Katsantoness
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,600. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Kat Tales is a compilation of nine simple stories derived from a childhood in Kansas City and family connections.This is Volume I of more to come. The stories in Kat Tales are memories everyone can relate to, those memories embedded in each of our souls.
iJuba A South African Journey
By Jonah Becker
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,160. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: September 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
The author has drawn together his recollection of his youthful experiences on a farm in rural Natal, South Africa during the apartheid years. The narrative is a thought provoking blend of racism, humour, horror, sex, violence and social observation set in a time of social and political upheaval. The final chapter recalls the author's subsequent trip to the SA weather station on Marion Island.
Without A Song
By paul pax andrews
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,200. Language: Australian English. Published: September 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Jazz
a jazz life; intimate and inspirational. saxophone, sydney jazz, heroin addiction, buddhism. awakening.
A Prankster In Paradise
By Geoff King
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,660. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An autobiography of an industrial welding engineer recording his travels and adventures working in all parts of the world. I was Supervising the construction of oil and gas pipelines, power stations, pulp mills, boilers etc in England, New Zealand, Australia, Canada, the jungles of Papua New Guinea, lawless towns of South Africa and the deserts of Kuwait and Malaysia.
Love Notes from Tunis: Part Four
By Tanner Brooks
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,450. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
The Love Notes from Tunis series is the true story of a young man's recent experience teaching American culture and politics at a Tunisian university, and the year's struggle for empathy and intimacy between clashing individuals, lovers and cultures. What emerges is a deeply personal account of understanding, friendship and romance between people chancing a crossroad of Islam and the West.
Dandelion: A Memoir of a Free Spirit
By catherine james
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,620. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Catherine James longed to get away from her young, beautiful, and wickedly irresponsible mother: to her beloved grandmother or glamorous Aunt Claire or dashing race-car driver father—who had never been a part of her life. She had not wanted to escape to a California orphanage. It wasn’t until a chance meeting with a very young Bob Dylan that Catherine was inspired to make her escape.
Unbelievable... Yet True
By Barbara Cavaness
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 93,720. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Reading this book is like reading a continuation of the book of Acts. Greenhough’s life is a walk of faith—from record-setting athlete to Roman Catholic nun to charismatic evangelist. Cavaness, her biographer, has captured both her lively humor and intense spirituality in recounting her amazing journey. These inspiring testimonies and exhortations will impact your faith and may change your life.
Solume Solutions for Loving a Man
By Bethany Heinesh
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,520. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012 by Sluuce LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dating
No one said love was easy, but no one ever said it wasn’t worth the risk either. In this series of personal accounts of love, explore the ups and downs, humility and humor, and the roller coaster ride that women often take in finding Mr. Right, putting up with him and, ultimately, spending the rest of your life with him regardless of his faults, quirks and unique way of showing love.
Solume Survivors: Courage to Say I Don't
By Ilyse Rogozenski
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,080. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012 by Sluuce LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Marriage
When this young soon-to-be-bride called off her wedding only a few days before the date, she expected a barrage of criticism and anger from friends and family. Much to her surprise, she encountered nothing but support, understanding and admiration from loved ones and even passing acquaintances. From this experience, she found an inner strength that she never knew she had.
Solume Survivors: I Don't Ever Want to Forget Love Again
By Chris Hubbard
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,770. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012 by Sluuce LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
Alcohol abuse takes away every part of one man’s life—including love for himself and others. But through his recovery and eventual sobriety, he finds spirituality and a greater understanding of the importance of self-love and how it ultimately helps him stay sober and find new meaning and appreciation for his life and the world around him.
Solume Survivors: From Wayward Victim to Victorious Woman
By Bethany Heinesh
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,910. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012 by Sluuce LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse
A teenage rape victim uses the immense anger she has for her attacker as a motivator to turn her life around and become a successful and victorious woman. She finds a way to conquer the endless thoughts of the rape and her rapist by creating her own mental torture chamber where she watches him suffer and then disappear from her life. But what she ultimately finds is forgiveness, for herself.
Solume Survivors: Ray Lives On Inside of Me
By Adrian Reynolds
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,240. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012 by Sluuce LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement
Death is never easy to accept or understand. However, when it is staring your father in the face, it becomes an all-consuming thought that brings with it much soul searching. After his dad succumbs to prostate cancer, a son realizes not only the immense love he has for his father, but the affect his father had on other people’s lives as well.
The Beach House
By Steve Dodge
Price: Free! Words: 840. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A wind-swept ocean shore, an old cabin where time seems to stand still and fond memories of family at the beach. A short story. Free for a limited time only. Get your copy now!
Like A Criminal - (A Memoir)
By Rushton Woodside
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,750. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In 2012 the author himself was arrested on false felony charges. This is the story of how that arrest came about, and details time in a very large facility as seen by a sixty year old with no serious jail experience.