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I Visited Heaven, But Lived In Hell
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 102,160. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2011 by Red Willow Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book makes the perfect gift to send to any soldier, whether in active duty or retired. Follow the surprising life of Nelson Peregoy as he goes from very successful salesman to highly decorated Army combat pilot in Vietnam, to two-star general, to multimillionaire jet setter—to a drunk, broke, and homeless derelict who ends up spending three years in a federal psychiatric prison hospital
My A Plus Alcoholic Father!
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,260. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
My father was an angel when he was not drinking, but was a monster when drunk, beating my mom so badly and brutally. This narrative nonfiction tells the story of my father and how he became an alcoholic. I discovered that my father was the victims of TWO deadly bloody beatings. Dig up untold stories through my grandma’s eyes...
Breaking the Rules
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 180,280. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011 by Axiom11. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
It so happens this is a true story. How do you reconcile your passion when your own rules do not align with the law? How do you align virtue with a duplicitous woman, a duplicitous government, and unprincipled society? Talking about marijuana doesn't gain the proper perspective, but living the secret life of a marijuana grower reveals the world to be upside down.
My Name is Lillian and I’m an Alcoholic (and an Atheist): How I got and stayed sober in AA without all the God stuff
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,290. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
My Name is Lillian and I’m an Alcoholic (and an Atheist) is about sobriety from a secular perspective. In a series of short, fun, “warts and all” essays, Lillian describes how she uses the tools of AA without dependence on God or a Higher Power. Anyone looking for help, but uncomfortable with AA’s use of Judeo-Christian spirituality will find a refreshing take on sobriety.
100 Things You Can Do, To Change Your Life
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 8,190. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Have you ever wanted to do something, but were afraid to try? Have you ever wondered why someone else has accomplished something, but you never have? Are you having problems with your marriage, dealing with divorce, children, parents, death, life, your job, school, etc.? Well this book isn't going to answer all of your questions, but it will provide you with plenty of inspiration.
Gulf Coast Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 30,330. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
An exciting yet touching short story collection — page-turners illuminating the volatility of the human character in six different, literary shades of good and evil. Adventure, taboo sex, dysfunctional parents, murder, cargo theft, and fervid love — all in rarely seen locations with endearing characters who often live outside the law. Literary pulp fiction!
Conversations With Verbs of Prey
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,130. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Life is not always what we expect. Your vision and what is doesn’t always align. Do you fold into yourself and let your wishing get the best of you? Or do you look around and find that friend? Conversations With Verbs of Prey is Connor Nicolas’ latest short story exploring loneliness and how the need for connection causes one woman to exchange in dialog with an inanimate object.
Bristow County Line
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 123,150. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Two years out of rehab, burned-out trial lawyer, Jim Taylor, is starting over as a high school teacher struggling with the one thing his ex-wife left him in the divorce; a sixteen-year-old son that inherited his dad’s appetite for alcohol and drugs. When one of his students is brutalized, Jim is hurled back into the legal arena to pursue justice--Texas style.
Playing Harry
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,440. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Giant international corporations stoop to murder. The CIA and MI6 sanction illegal, immoral activity. People die. Harry Fingle–an investigative journalist, searching for his brother’s killer–becomes a pawn in a real-life game of chess played out by the security services. He’s gagged to stop him publishing, an assassin is briefed to kill him, and his ex-lover is stabbed.
Show Me The Way
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,010. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011 by Writers AMuse Me. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Clyde Dupee, jailbird and alcholic, has fallen in love. Will Theron McGee, former beauty queen and GED counsellor, ever see her way to returning that love? Clyde has to try, despite the odds, and despite the hurdles his history and addiction will set in the way.