Books tagged: adversity

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Growing Up Is Still Hard To Do
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Price: Free! Words: 8,150. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
What's it like to live in perpetual fear that everything you do will harm yourself or those you love? That's the question those who struggle with OCD face every day. This is the story of someone so overwhelmed by the trappings of his mind that he starts down the path of suicide, the ultimate sin. But in attempting to take his own life something strange happens: He learns maybe he's worth saving.
Monkey on the Wing
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 155,190. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the true story of the life of a loveable Aussie larrikin, tracing his wild and exuberant, often shocking, youthful adventures and travels all over the world, up until the accident that took his eyesight and should have taken his life.
Single, Black, and Government Owned
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,570. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2012 by Passionate Writer Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Balancing work and family
For nearly thirteen years Omegia balances being a single parent, dating, and her commitment to Uncle Sam. Single, Black, and Government Owned is an up close and personal view into the life of a woman overcoming the challenges of being a victim of sexual assault. This memoir takes you on an emotional roller coaster ride and will leave you feeling liberated.
Where Can You Turn When Your World Turns Upside Down?
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,310. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Theology / Apologetics
What do we do when we are faced with the death of a loved one, the loss of a job, the life-threatening illness, the break-up of a marriage; tornadoes or other catastrophes? If God is good, then why is there evil? How can we trust God when life seems unbearable? How can we have peace in the midst of turmoil? We are given practical steps to take in response to the difficult times in our lives.
Life in Small Bites - 3.08 Adversity
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,780. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Category: Essay » Sociology
Lessons in overcoming Adversity - 'One Bite at a Time' This compilation of essays, quotations, and poems from past and current sages can guide and energize you to take action that will support you to overcome Adversity leading to ever-increasing development and success. “I don’t measure a man’s success by how high he climbs but how high he bounces when he hits bottom.” - General George S. Patton
Life Rolls On; The journey from an AB to a BA
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Price: $4.60 USD. Words: 29,160. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A biography about a person who suffered severe spinal injury and over came adversity by outdoor activitys, sports coaching and gaining a degree
Indomitable (Because sometimes a second try or a second chance is what is required)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,880. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
Indomitable is a retired disabled veteran’s journey through life as he overcomes one obstacle after another and what he learned from those experiences.
Commonsense Wisdom for Everyday Life
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,580. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Reflections on the daily events and experiences in our lives.
Scorn Not Her Complexity (Epilepsy, My Love!)
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 48,980. Language: American English. Published: August 20, 2012 by eAnagnosis Publishing Ltd.. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Children suffering from severe intractable epilepsy can be saved. They can lead a dignified life provided that those who love them and take care of them can also learn to love the condition itself. Originally published in Greek under the title Epilepsy, My Love, this is the story of just such a child, narrated by the parents themselves.
PEARLS in my Oyster: a little wisdom along the way
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 64,730. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
Empowering stories of inspiration and peace for these challenging, noise-tired times! J.M. Jolley is a stirring writer who seeks to motivate his audience with passion and power, wielding the pen to “jump start the soul” much like an artist applies a brush for the same purpose. His background may be an ironic surprise to many readers as will the endings of many of the stories in this moving book.