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Growing Up Mostly Normal in the Middle of Nowhere: A Memoir
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,030. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2009 by Foremost Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
With the depth of a memoir and the flow of a novel, John Sheirer chronicles how his simple youth of farm, sports, school, nature, and family led him to an unlikely adulthood as an author and college professor. He explores intensely personal experiences and relationships with humor, surprise, awe, suspense, and deep insight. He teaches us we can go home again.
If Trees Could Fly
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 73,400. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2010. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
« Henri Debidour has written a gripping novel. This coming of age story from France is as it turns a powerful drama on the American Dream. » Khaled Hosseini (« The Kite Runner » – Riverhead Books – Penguin) (« A Thousand Splendid Suns » - Riverhead Books – Penguin)
Carving The Light
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,160. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
The Collins sisters have secrets.
Levi Sprocket - What's in my pocket?
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,980. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Levi Sprocket is a laidback, easy-going guy, who dreams of one day being an actor. However, Levi’s journey growing up comes with some pitfalls and embarrassing moments as he deals with the changes within his body and with his maturing attitude. When he discovers that his friendships with girls isn't the way it used to be, it takes him by surprise. Join Levi as he steps into his adulthood.
Unveiling: Poetic Confessions of a Muslim Woman
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 6,500. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2011 by Ash5haa3rah. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Biography
Yes, I am a Muslim woman who observes the 'hijab', but no, I don't actually wear the 'face veil'. Nonetheless, I must admit, it is as if my whole life, my innermost thoughts and feelings and struggles, the depths of my joys and sorrows, my experiences about love and life and faith, have been 'veiled' - until now.
Bucket Bill
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 11,660. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Boys & Men
Bucket Bill is a story of a Jamaican dream that Nelson Mandela described as 'wonderful'. It's about a safe harbour where the sun shines in equal measure and hope springs eternal in the hearts of all good people and where the river of respect runs deep. Set in Falmouth, the old slave capital of Jamaica, it concerns the quest of a boy who is preoccupied with the question: ’When will I become a man?’
House of Dreams
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Price: $1.59 USD. Words: 83,980. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A cool, clever and funny cautionary tale which casts a cynical eye over reality television and the nation’s obsession with celebrity culture. When a controversial government plan to tackle anti-social behaviour is launched, children's TV presenter Tyler Thoreau becomes enmeshed in a frightening scheme that promises to take the Big Brother format to its ultimate conclusion.
Couple Friends
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,770. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Whew. You did it. You’ve coupled up and are done with the whole dating scene. Wrong. Cue the hunt for another elusive matchup: couple friends. Your work friend starts dating a new guy? Happy hour stat! Your BFF finds “The One?” Double date pronto! New neighbors? BBQ ASAP! Good luck. This pursuit can be just as dangerous as finding love, with broken hearts, betrayal, and jealousy running rampant
By Any Other Name
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 199,780. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
What a father will do to protect his son and what a son will do to save his father. "It had been twenty years since I had seen my father..." For as long as he can remember, Declan has loved his father, Michael. He has also been aware of the strange... something... between his father and the powerful Mr Cantala.
Favorite Family Lecutres
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,240. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / adolescence
Sometimes the most important things in life are the hardest to talk about. Whether it's the keys to the car or the keys to life, this book helps parents and teens talk about the tough issues that matter most. This is a reassuring and practical book that helps teens and parents talk and laugh together about life's most important lessons.