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The Courtship of Two Doctors: A 1930s Love Story of Letters, Hope & Healing
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 102,490. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012 by Little Dove Press. Category: Nonfiction » History » Biography
From a private collection of nearly 800 courtship letters, the daughter of two remarkable physicians has crafted a timeless valentine to long-lasting love and the healing profession.
Ireland: Memories of our Childhood
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,690. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
A collection of fifty memory stories dedicated to our mothers and fathers. The memories shine a spotlight on special moments that we have shared with our parents, or help us heal when we are suffering from their loss. Some stories will make us laugh, others will make us cry, but they will unite us once again as sons, daughters and friends who grew up during a time of innocence and hope.
Leap: An African Adventure
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 71,580. Language: American English. Published: July 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Sarah sets off to test her mettle with three months of solo travel in Africa, but her plan is derailed when she meets Heath, a traveler on a motorcycle. She hops on the back to explore Africa in a new way, and together the friends battle malaria, snakes, and homicidal bus drivers. But the true adventure begins when Sarah leaves the comfort of Heath's friendship to venture out on her own.
Holy Hell
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,790. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian
Inspired by a true story, Holy Hell paints an intimate and gripping portrait of what happens when a good Catholic boy discovers that he is gay. At the age of 15, Tom leaves his family on a journey that takes him to a cloistered religious institution in the Ozark foothills and ends up in the slums of St. Louis. Along the way, he learns that to find himself he must lose sight of God altogether.
Fleshing the Bones
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Price: Free! Words: 13,370. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Family history
Tips on how to write an engaging memoir or family history with examples from the family history, Moonrakers at Peace and War.
Windows of Words
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Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 19,040. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » General
This anthology is a collection of stories and poetry from the Charleville Writers Group. Based in County Cork, the group has been formed for a number of years. Members have enjoyed publishing success with their work so it was decided to put a collection together to bring awareness of the group to the local community. In doing so we decided that a percentage of the sales of this book should benef
Young Man of the Cloth
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,700. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Many people have asked me about the costume I wore in the seminary (cassock) and in the monastery (habit). I often thought that was an odd question. Father Brendan, the Director of Students at Holy Cross Seminary once told us that the cassocks we wore and habits we would eventually wear were the most important part of us. What we stood for was more important than who we were. This became a central
Step By Step
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 33,510. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Step By Step is a memoir. A collection of short creative non-fiction pieces, which represent segments of my life. They are recollections of people, places and events; some big, some small, some happy, some sad. These stories richly reflect the times and, of course, me and my friends and family.
Two Hearts
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,350. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Linda Hoye was in her early twenties when she found herself parentless for the second time. This is the story of an adoptee's journey though unfathomable grief; of what what it takes to go into the abyss of deep-seated wounding, to feel the pain, and to come out the other side. Whole, healed, and thankful.
On Toby's Terms
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Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 57,210. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012 by Bettie Youngs Book Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
On Toby’s Terms is an endearing story of a beguiling creature who teaches his owners that, despite their trying to teach him how to be the dog they want, he is the one to lay out the terms of being the dog he needs to be. This insight would change their lives forever.