Books tagged: biographical

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We Are All Here And That Is Just How It Is
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 9,920. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
50 works of art by Keemo. This book illustrates that the literary world and the art world can peacfully coexist. Keemo's portraits are equal parts painting and words and give unique insight into his subjects, the artist and the world around us. This is a book for the art lover, artwork for the book lover, and in the end each painting and each story is really about each one of us.
How The G.O.P. Wrecked America
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,110. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
15 years after World War Two, America reached a nadir of middle class growth. By 1969, Americans had walked on the moon, launched computers, had a civil rights and cultural revolution and nurtured unprecedented sharing of wealth. Something went wrong. America began squeezing its middle class. Here is a fast paced look at some GOP's contributors and the unfortunate policies they championed.
Inspirational Stories - Set 3
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Series: The Inspirational Collection (Stories that touch the heart and the soul). Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 7,600. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » OCD
A New Set of Inspirational Stories. Non-denominational True stories, autobiographical & biographical. Nostalgic, Inspirational, How-to, and some humor. Inspirational Stories, Set 3 contains: The Way It Used To Be ... When We Were Young ... Care-Givers, Guardians of Human Dignity ... She Wore Gardenias In Her Hair ... Embarrassing Moments ... What If? (All Stories Rated "G" for General Audience)
The Freel of Streel: Part One in the Narrative of John of Origin
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 65,650. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
It is always advisable, when you are a conman, to make sure that the town that you're about to try to con does not have a land such as Streel hidden within it. For if it does, you may find yourself trying to escape your mind in an incomprehensible land with a left-handed scribe, being forced to deal with lexically picky ants, Kweengs, and the Freel on your journey through your fears, God and love.
The Gate - Things my Mother told me.
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,130. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2010 by Inhousepress. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Gate draws you in with subtlety, wit, compassion and faith. An intriguing and captivating look at the last sixty years of western culture that holds you even though we all know how her story is going to end. It will be of particular interest to people who experienced Alzheimer's or Dementia in their immediate family. "This is a jewel of a piece of writing…" [Kate Jones, USA]
Letter To Berkshire Shareholders (First Draft)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,120. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2010. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Let them eat credit default swaps. Warren Buffett’s partner is in a crotchety mood. He’s fed up with ordinary people thinking they can get rich off the sweat of others. Who do they think they are? Hedge fund managers? “Letter to Berkshire Shareholders (First Draft)” is a businesslike corporate story. Think of it as a moral bailout. Can Warren Buffett make the truth more palatable?
Claustrum: Part Two in the Narrative of John of Origin
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 61,290. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Claustrum, a superhero with a strange power, the ability to control people with strange, elegiac mixtures of words, seemingly randomly shows up in the city of Dioma, not knowing where he came from or why he is there. The city is then beleaguered by the cruel villain Sine Animus, who is immune to Claustrum's powers over words. Claustrum flees the city and is forced to seek his own personal truth.
The Polyglot's Nightmares: Part X½ in the Narrative of John of Origin
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 60,080. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Fleeing a war and in search of himself, Ion finds himself residing in a number of strange caves, on the walls of which are written a strange language. He meets a woman who guides him through his state of being a refugee and is troubled by strange dreams that seem to incorporate the existence of the war, his love for the woman he has met and a sense of the divine.
The Quite Possibly Near Death of Hurol Davelrish: Part Three in the Narrative of John of Origin
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 61,010. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
When an arrogant stuntman, Hurol Davelrish, has a seizure during a stunt, he finds himself in the kingdom of Scalter, a land in which he is king, but which is strangely ruled by a phantasmic man named Viscount Vaunt. Hurol meets a strangely kind friend, Grib, in the malevolent world, who tries to pull him back from the ledge of his pride - what will become of the much-admired stuntman?
True Calling - Inspirational Stories and Resources for Caregiviers
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,330. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Laura Marie writes straight from the heart with her true stories about her experiences in care-giving. A must read for everyone, especially caregivers and family members of the elderly and disabled. Includes tips and invaluable resources in all aspects of care-giving. Share your care-giving story and add your comments at: http://www.TrueCallingBook.com