Books tagged: life challenges

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Struggles of a Country boy
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Price: Free! Words: 73,180. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
This is the fictionalized story of the author's growing up years during the 1950s. It is the story of a troubled boy, a dysfunctional family and how the boy learned to cope with the adversities life threw at him. It was the time when it was generally thought the ideal way to raise a boy was to live in the country, give him a dog, a .22 rifle and let him roam the open fields and woods.
Unsettled
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,230. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Fifteen-year-old Jenny Middle struggles to hold her family together despite poverty, constant moves, the jail sentence and drunkenness of her mother, and a sister tragically involved with drugs. This timeless story of growing up forty years ago will be as relevant and moving to girls of today as it was to those who read it when first published under the title Poor Jenny, Bright as a Penny.
Mind Your Own Success: Thinking your way to a better life
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,150. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Mind Your Own Success is a practical guidebook on how to achieve more in your life. Following the step by step process outlined in this book, you'll be able to set up your life for both success and happiness. It will help you create the mindset for success, and show you how to reach it. Containing proven methods for getting the most out of life, it is a must read for anyone who wants to be happy.
Snow in Winter
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 112,700. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Childhood experience made Nell decide she must be a career woman and never be dependent on any man. Doubt set in when she fell in love and began to think that there might be room for the kind of family life enjoyed by her unambitious, home-loving cousin, Chrissie. For both women life followed a different course from the one that they had planned, involving change and pain but, ultimately, growth.
Real
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 30,520. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
The posts in this book have connected thousands of REAL people around the world. This book is a testament that our generation can take a stand before a world that has been accustomed to measuring others by what they see, and show them we are “More Than A Face” on Facebook. Most people think our posts are meaningless, but I know our words and thoughts can effect lives.
What to Say to Someone Who's Dying
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,580. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In this slender volume, Chanel Earl explores the many faces of grief, the grief of children, parents, those set to die, and those left behind. This debut collection of tightly written prose weaves together themes of loss and family as well as the hope peculiar to youth. These stories of acceptance and resolve ask questions about love and the beauty of life.
Grandpa & Henry
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 34,500. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
After his grandfather falls ill, an orphan boy must learn how to fend for himself in a strange city.
The way of the world The will of the mind
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 10,500. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
United States Marine Corps Non-commission officer Jamaal Branch shows you the simplest method to gain success in all endeavors. The Way of the World the Will of the Mind, (The simple way of getting all your desires in life fulfilled) is (respectively) a 202-page, self help book for gaining success in everything.
My Not-So-Ordinary Life
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,030. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"My Not-So-Ordinary Life" is a memoir that tells the author’s life story up to age 28. The book reminisces about her innocent times in childhood, reveals the difficult experiences she faced in adolescence, and shows how she persevered and changed her life as an adult. The message of the book is: Life has its ups and downs but, ultimately, you will be okay, and maybe even good, in the end.
Perfectly Positioned
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 66,480. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
Do you wish God had written a different script for you? Do you see your life as an exquisite feast or burnt toast? Are you eating and enjoying every bite or is it boring, bland and predictable? Are you filled with regret and shame or hope and healing? Our lives begin to be truly transformed when we stop asking God to change our circumstances, and allow Him to change our perspective!