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If Trees Could Fly
By Henri Debidour
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 73,400. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2010. Category: Fiction
« 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)
Boracic Lint
By Martin Bryce
Price: Free! Words: 66,790. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2010. Category: Fiction
An out of work actor with a serious superiority complex lands work playing Santa Claus in the grotto of the world famous London department store, Harridges. It seems like child's play , it turns out to be anything but. Every ounce of his improvisation skills is challenged by the children who come to see him. His colleagues stretch his wit and wisdom to the limit until he makes a fateful decision.
Little Wild Flower Book One
By Samantha Jillian Bayarr
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 54,770. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2010. Category: Fiction
Jane Abigail Reeves was raised as a city girl. In 1977, at only fifteen, her family moves to a farmhouse in a rural Amish community in Indiana as a respite for her alcoholic mother. Jane hates farm life, until she stumbles upon Elijah, the Amish boy next door. Can a hippie-chick like Jane find friendship with a sixteen-year-old Amish boy? Will their feelings for each other change as they grow up?
Little Wild Flower Book Two
By Samantha Jillian Bayarr
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 55,520. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2010. Category: Fiction
Just when Jane thought her life in the Amish community couldn’t get any better, tragedy strikes the Zook farm. Jane suddenly feels lost in the world she created with Elijah, and flees to her home town in search of her childhood friends. Will coming face-to-face with the pain of her childhood send her running back to the farm, or will she cling to the life she left behind as a teenaged girl?
From Hell and Back: Survive and Thrive
By Gussie McRobert
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,040. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
She was brutally victimized first as a child and then as a wife: both her mother and her first husband made numerous attempts to kill her. But author Gussie McRobert was determined to not only survive, but to recover and thrive. And that is just what she did. She was elected, and then twice re-elected, as mayor of Gresham, Oregon. You too can survive and thrive, regardless of your past.
Why Me?
By Sarah Burleton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,000. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
Sarah Burleton was born in a little town in Illinois to a very emotionally disturbed woman. Her first book, "Why Me" chronicles the abuse she experienced at the hands of her mother throughout her entire childhood. She has made it her life's goal to get her story out to the world and to become an ambassador to children who are experiencing the same frightening childhood that she experienced.
Why Relationships Fail or Succeed.
By Strategic Insight Publishing
Price: Free! Words: 16,200. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
This is a book dedicated to exploring practical reasons why marriages and relationships fail or succeed. Backed up with research and realistic approach, this book in its full version is perhaps the best book on the subject that is available in the market today. The idea is to provide the reader with insights in making decisions about their relationships.
The Unholy Path of a Reluctant Adventurer
By Dr. Rosie Kuhn
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,440. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
An autobiographical account of a woman's spiritual journey along life's bumpy road. The author continually makes choices throughout her life that takes her further away from her dream to be a wife and mother, yet brings her ever closer to her own essential truths.
Odyssey of an Octopus Junkie: A Dysfunctional Love Story
By tracey (Narayani) winter glover
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,650. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2011. Category: Fiction
Ill-fated and quixotic love story of Phoenix, the tormented drug addict and talented artist, and Hannah, the pathologically co-dependent daughter of a Holocaust survivor, and their cross-country odyssey to liberate a giant octopus who may be psychically communicating with Hannah or may simply be her escapist delusion. Addiction is powerful. Will either be able to kick the habit?
Wire Mesh Mothers
By Elizabeth Massie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,270. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction
It all started with the best of intentions. Kate McDolen, an elementary school teacher, knew she had to protect one of her students, little 8-year-old Mistie, from parents who were making her life a living hell. So Kate packed her bags, quietly picked up Mistie after school one day, and set off with her toward what she thought would be a new life. It becomes a nightmare.