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Herman the Male Cow
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,880. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
This book is a series of ten heart-warming stories pertaining to the Bryant family bull, affectionately called Herman the Male Cow. These stories tell of the bull’s relationship with young Franklin Bryant during the formative years of his life. In the 1930’s, the Bryant family lived just across the Alabama State line on a small rocky farm in the tiny Tennessee community of Corders Cross Roads.
Seriously: What Makes Us Happy
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,340. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
“You don’t have to be a millionaire to leave a legacy.” The Pointe Overlook Writers attempted to capture family history on paper as part of their legacy. In addition to sharing some of their stories, they included their secret of happiness, and their yet unfulfilled obituaries.
Dancing in My Underwear: The Soundtrack of my Life
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,400. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2012 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Everyone has a soundtrack to their life. But how many people get to talk to the artists who make up their soundtrack? “Dancing in My Underwear: The Soundtrack of My Life” is just such a story.
Desert Storm: Dreadnought
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,120. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
I was an M-1 Tanker in the 1st Infantry Division (Big Red One) in the Gulf War. Our mission was to lead the attack on the Iraqi mine field while being attacked with chemical, and biological weapons. It was a suicide mission for us. “For all of the chest-pounding politicians and overheated pundits who are quick to recommend war, Desert Storm: Dreadnought should be required reading.”-BlueInk Review
Revolted
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Price: Free! Words: 192,580. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography
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This is part 1 of a 10 books suite. In this one I explore different points of views expressing the revolt and frustration of the character at living in the current reality. The subject mostly turns around the personal life of the character while attacking the sources of his problems. It is an initiation to my vision of things too.
Nine Lives Short Story Collection, Book 1
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,600. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement
A collection of exciting and humorous true police stories from my years as a police officer. They show the reader what it is really like to work in law enforcement. If you have a good sense of humor you might even keep your sanity. You just can't make this stuff up, because no one would believe it could actually happened.
The Wall
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,990. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I had never seen loose bricks before and now I had to become an overnight brick mason. I thought about the wall all day as I mowed lawns and sort of got a little enthusiasm for the project. I was sort of flattered that mom thought I could do it. I decided to start the next day. After all how long could it take? I worked myself to death all summer long.
Summer Camp
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,650. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
We finally arrived at summer camp and it was sort of impressive at first glance. The long winding gravel driveway went through acres of wheat fields. We passed a small lake and some large low houses that I assumed were where we campers stayed for the summer. I thought these long low dormitories looked a lot like the chicken houses we passed in the south.
Life in Mental Chains (Memoir)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,260. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012 by Turquoise Morning Press. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » OCD
From darkness to the light -- my terrifying journey with OCD. Once an easygoing person and confident dental hygienist, what happens one February changes Ruth J. Hartman’s life forever. OCD locks its tentacles around her mind, taking her on a terrifying journey she never imagined possible. Take Ruth’s journey with her, as she travels through the darkness to the light.
The Flaming Marshmallow
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,340. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
We finally came upon an old dilapidated shack that Butch swore was the real blob man’s house. It was a creepy rundown old shed out in the middle of the forest. We stood there staring at the shed as the older boys played their flashlight beams on it. I started thinking that maybe this is the blob man’s house and not some trick being played by the older boys.
Exodus
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 228,590. Language: Russian. Published: May 20, 2012 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
No, three years old Jakob Shrottke from the german village Gussaren on Volga, did not open the gates of Moscow for Hitler in June 1941, and it was unfair to punish the entire population of Volga republic of the Russian Germans for this terrible NKVD slander, along with August Bauer, who was evicted from his home and deported to Kazakhstan prairies, in September 1941 to dig a hole next to the fami
Remember Me?
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,670. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
‘Where is John? Did he intend to desert her?’ These questions haunt Mary as the date for her husband’s return from Australia passes without any contact. Supported by her faith, her family, friends and colleagues, she is able slowly, painfully, to move on. This candidly recounted, moving story will resonate in the lives of readers, inspiring many to move beyond their own dire circumstances
What the Hell Was Grampa Thinkin'?
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 95,790. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"What the Hell Was Grampa Thinkin'?" includes over 160 short stories, wherein the author makes fun of his 70+ years of life, by injecting humor into his real-life shenanigans. He’s not disclosed these tales before now, because he had no sane reason to do so, maybe now he’s insane.
First Flight
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,490. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
We boarded the big twin propeller airplane and took our seats. Mom let me sit by the window so I could witness the wonders of flight for the first time. I was a little nervous as the pilot gave the plane full throttle and we started the take off run. I tightly gripped the arm rests; mom noticed and said, “There is nothing to worry about darling, airplanes are very safe.” I thought, “Yeah, right”
Do Chickens Have Hangovers?
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 125,250. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A story for children that adults will enjoy, recounting the experiences of a time that most people alive today will not remember unless they have paid close attention to their grandparents and older relatives. Full of anecdotes and humor that bring alive the era before, during, and after the Great Depression leading up to modern times.
Not An Angel
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,200. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
I discovered that I liked girls one afternoon that summer. I was on my way home after mowing a couple of yards, when I ran into two older girls from my elementary school. I could tell that they were far wiser than I was. They were very pretty and I was impressed, because they were both smoking cigarettes. I thought that was very cool. They actually stopped and started a conversation with me.
White Velvet Boxes
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Price: $4.85 USD. Words: 25,200. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2012 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
White Velvet Boxes delicately tied with ribbon contain memories, happiness or sadness, humour or conflict, pleasure or pain. When Christine wants to remember an episode from her past, she just pulls on the ribbon. She believes that it’s how you deal with each memory, pleasant or painful, that determines how it will appear the next time you open it
An American Odyssey
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 69,410. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General
Beginning with the story of his ancestor who emigrated from Europe and fought in the American Revolution and taking us through his own service in World War Two and his career afterwards, Kenneth Weaver depicts a truly American odyssey.
Christopher Marlowe - the man who wrote Shakespeare
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,640. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Imagine that the Elizabethan playwright Christopher Marlowe did not meet his death in a tavern brawl on 30 May 1593 but with the aid of Elizabeth’s secret service escaped to Italy and an innocent stranger killed in his place. This essay assumes that to the truth and examines the works of Shakespeare as being influenced by Marlowe forwarding part or completed scripts from his place of exile.
My Dad Is A Freak
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 55,890. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Over the years, Tom Bell has ignored his nephews,cursed crying infants, and never touched someone else's poo. Now, at age 50, with two toddlers and an infant, he wracks his brain daily for any useless skills accumulated from a half-century of single-life. "MY DAD IS A FREAK” is the conclusion that each of his children will inevitably arrive at,in their own good time, despite his best efforts.