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High Country Headwaters: An Anthology
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,730. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
In this collection the reader will find an intriguing variety of writings, some poignant and personal, others humorous or elegant--a collection of brief delights and moving moments. The anthology ranges from scary ghost stories to hilarious mishaps, from sentimental reminiscences and lyrical verse to romance and mysteries.
Whisper
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 72,290. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Alternative family
Jennifer follows her father as he moves their family through assorted university teaching positions and wives. As the women come and go, many leaving him with custody of their children, it is Jennifer who remains his constant companion. But the years of chaos take their toll and when she learns the price her youngest sister has paid for family, she must choose whom to protect and whom to abandon.
Sorcerers And Cigarettes: Falling Off the Map in Burma
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,850. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
What would you do if you found staring up at an assault rifle in the jungle reaches of one of the most isolated countries on earth? In this funny, thoughtful, bone-breaking account, Daniel Isaac Combs brings us to the edge and back again in modern Myanmar, revealing just what life is like in a country in the midst of profound and historic change.
Behind Whispering Pines
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Price: Free! Words: 8,850. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Imagine growing up hearing you are nothing. Imagine believing you are predestined to be useless and worthless. Imagine believing you are unlovable and TWO mothers despised you enough to either toss you aside or abuse you.
Ocracoke Island
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,370. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
Georgia decides to take her boyfriend Bone on a sojourn to Ocracoke Island, North Carolina for a respite from the electric ladyland of sultry city life selling PCP, LSD, morphine and marijuana to radical bikers, stick-up men, prostitutes, gangsters and groupies that make up the social calendar of his day-to-day business. Bone is now burned out, dangerously losing touch with reality.
Me Being Anonymous: A Book of Cursed Poem and Verse
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Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 17,310. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts
Scribbling poems in notebooks has always been how Tracy Renee Jones has expressed her innermost feelings. Those notebooks remained hidden and were later destroyed but the love of words remained. After a series of life changing events, TRJ returned to writing to process her feelings. Those feelings opened a door back into the realm of self expression and lyrical verse found in this book.
The Gift: Sharing Your Life Lessons with the People You Love Most
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,530. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
A book with 24 exercises to guide users through gathering meaningful material (based on personal reflection and recollections), to write, polish and self-publish an autobiographical manuscript. The Gift Companion Workbook provides ample space for recording answers to questions, or for lengthier sharing and storytelling. Visit The Gift Legacy website for more details.
The Halo of the Jungle
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,960. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012 by Carl Aron. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Halo of the Jungle is the true story of the Aron family's forced emigration from Nazi Germany to Ecuador in 1939, and the 10 years they lived on their farm homestead in the eastern rainforest.
Turkey, the Raw Guide
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Series: The Best of Perking the Pansies, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,200. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Have you ever wondered what it’s really like to pitch your tent in a foreign field, particularly a Muslim one? Guidebooks and travelogues only go so far. To get a real feel, you need to ask someone who’s been there, done that and bought all the fake designer t-shirts.
Deeply Superficial
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 44,040. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012 by Riverdale Avenue Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In this dazzling memoir that also serves as a dual biography of stage and film legends Noël Coward and Marlene Dietrich, film and music executive Michael Menzies chronicles in hilarious detail his life-long obsession with the theater in general and these two international superstars in particular.