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Killing The Curse
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 8,080. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A biographical short story, written in rhyming verse. A comical look at being an in-patient.
One Night At The Oceanview
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2014. Category: Essay » Author profile
A quiet night of mother and son camping explodes into a firsthand experience with the SWAT team. Originally published in Geist magazine.
The Journey
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Price: Free! Words: 7,290. Language: Canadian English. Published: December 24, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
A series of essays, interviews and book exerpts written by or about a middle aged woman with a disabilitie. Hopefully the reader will get some insight into the world of the disabiled from a woman's perspective.
The Letter
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,510. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014. Category: Essay » Author profile
This poignant personal essay about the reunion between a birth mother and her son won Event magazine’s creative nonfiction contest and was anthologized in Somebody’s Child.
The Wit and Wisdom of a Nonagenarian
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You set the price! Words: 18,990. Language: American English. Published: December 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A collection of stories from a man who has seen and done much in his 90+ years of life. He's wide-eyed and bushy-tailed and his perspective is invaluable. Have a slice of what an amazing person has to say about his life!
Sunnyview Tales
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Price: Free! Words: 15,700. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
The events and tales in this story are either real events, or family 'Tall Tales' passed down from generation to generation. The people involved are real life people, most of whom are now deceased, but nevertheless real people who lived at the family farm known as Sunnyview.
Changes
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Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 10,560. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
What is a testimony without a test ? The struggles of an average teen on a journey to greatness.This Book tells the story of a young woman learning life lessons along the way and finding the pathway to overcoming it all. Her unrelenting faith to believe and trust, in spite of the obstacles she faced, took her from adversity to success.
Indie Nerds Quarterly
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Price: Free! Words: 14,150. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
Indie Nerds Quarterly is a magazine that comes out four times a year. Each edition features articles on indie authors, artists, and musicians.
WHAT A ROTTEN COLON! A STORY Of A CANCER SURVIVOR
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,710. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
Although the definition of a cancer survivor refers to a person who is alive, I prefer to use the word cancer survivor as one who has survived at least 5 years of cancer. My patient had survived 8 years in spite of being given a year to live. 1 Introduction 2 Sudden Abdominal Pain 3 The Surgery 4 The Day after Surgery 5 Remission 6 Relapse 7 The Daughter’s Story 8 Simple Guide to Colon Cancer
Famous Social Reformers & Revolutionaries 3: Lech Wałęsa
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Series: Famous Social Reformers & Revolutionaries. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,680. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Social scientists & psychologists
Walesa was a simple electrician who had started his work at Lenin Shipyard. Having worked there for some time and having experienced the poor working conditions, he became a dissident trade-union activist.
Famous Social Reformers & Revolutionaries 2: Emma Goldman
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Series: Famous Social Reformers & Revolutionaries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,660. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Social scientists & psychologists
In her time known as “the most dangerous woman in the United States", Emma Goldman is popularly known for her writing, political speeches, and political activism. She is also called an anarchist by some biographers and historians.
An african on the silk Road
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Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 16,430. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
It is a heartbreaking tale of loss, and an uplifting tale of perseverance. Follow the journey of Awowale Awonuga from his danger-fraught first days in West Africa to his harrowing escape from the clutches of Chinese gangsters in this stark and startling true story of a journey from west to east and back again. Join Awowale as he travels a modern silk road
Forgotten Stories From Spain: 1984 and the Spanish Civil War
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,700. Language: British English. Published: December 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
In 1937, George Orwell spent six months in Spain witnessing the rise and fall of the popular revolution on the streets of Barcelona. Alone amongst his contemporaries, Orwell understood what the success or failure of that Spanish Revolution would mean for the rest of the world. If you are new to Orwell or the Spanish Civil War, this introductory book will explain all you need to know.
Kamals Sange - Illustreret
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,010. Language: Danish. Published: December 18, 2014 by Erik Istrup Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Lige som Neale Denald Walsch i “Guddommelige samtaler”, giver Kamal os, med sin poetiske stil, en sjælden lejlighed til at få et glimt af en søgers oplevelser i en dialog med Den Ene. Vi er vidner til hans dybe kærlighed og indføling for menneskeheden og hans ærlighed og hengivenhed for det guddommelige.
I Haven't Forgotten You
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,770. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
It's all about the same feeling we all have gone through before, the teenage love. It leaves a deep impact and is always special for anyone. When we grow up, we see all the things change gradually, nothing remains the same. But what never leave are the memories treasured by the effort of twos who once lived together. Find out how it happened to the author, and how did it end.
Famous Social Reformers & Revolutionaries 1: Mahatma Gandhi
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Series: Famous Social Reformers & Revolutionaries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,500. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
His major weapon against the Empirical British Regime was non-violent civil disobedience. Now when we see his old pictures, movies, or listen to his speeches, or watch him in movie clips of the time, it seems incredible that a frail man in a white dhoti had led India to her freedom.
Jonas Salk
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,480. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » History
Jonas Salk, The Fight Against Polio, will introduce the young reader to one of the epic efforts of the 20th century: the campaign to find a polio vaccine. Offer a young reader to a discussion about viruses, immunity and medical ethics. Jonas Salk is more than a biography, it is snapshot of a time and place.
Poems From The Lost World - That fabled land discovered by Percy Fawcett and immortalised by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,260. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014 by S & S P Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Did you know that Arthur Conan Doyle’s Lost World, really exists? Would you have liked to explore and map this legendary plateau? In 1980–81, Martin Litherland did just that. He tells his story in poems, a linking narrative and stunning photographs, manifesting the emotions as he and his indigenous companions tackle this unexplored and uninhabited tableland.
Hustle & Faith — God honors your faith and rewards your hustle!
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,820. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
I am not a theologian! I did not study hermeneutics and homiletics in seminary school. I can’t exegete or eisegete text, but I can read! The bible tells me that faith without work is dead! What I’ve learned is, it will never be your season if you have not plowed. You cannot reap what you have not sown. My experience proves that God will honor your faith by rewarding your hustle.
Sassy Jane
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,160. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the true story of one man's brief encounter with the Bermuda Triangle and the events that lead up to why it was so personal.