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Live the List
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,090. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
In January 2010, I was a single mother living in an apartment with my teenage daughter and tweenage son. We didn't have a lot of money, but what we lacked financially we more than made up for with enthusiasm. We wanted to live a better life, in what little time we had. We created lists of what we wanted to accomplish as a family. We spent a year living the lists and changing our life.
Mảnh Trời Xanh Trên Thung Lũng
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 283,750. Language: Vietnamese. Published: January 12, 2013 by Kệ Sách eBook. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
TIÊU DAO BẢO CỰ MẢNH TRỜI XANH TRÊN THUNG LŨNG Hồi Ký – Tự Truyện Copyrighted @2013 Tiêu Dao Bảo Cự Published by Kệ Sách eBook Publishing Center Smashwords Edition ISBN 978-1-3017-2853-4
Boney & I Anorexia, Ustrasana and the Lost Apple Core
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,820. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
“Boney & I: Anorexia, Ustrasana and the Lost Apple Core,” is a true story of a young woman’s successful battle to overcome anorexia. Lou and ‘Boney’—the voice inside Lou that makes her starve herself—embark on a journey together that takes them across the world in search of an elusive ‘paradise’. But the real journey is within.
Everything is Temporary
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 18,080. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Twenty six stories written between 1988 and 2002.
Becoming Warrior Woman: My Journey Through Three Cancers
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,290. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A mastectomy for breast cancer shatters a social worker's complacency. Diagnoses for cervical and stomach cancer follow. Will she accept or fight her "certain" death as predicted by medical experts? A somber, frank and humorous account of the author's cancer journey while living in California, Russia and Texas, this memoir also gives critical advice to all the relevant players in the cancer drama.
The Scribe -- Winter 2013
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Price: Free! Words: 9,250. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
St. Louis Writers Guild presents The Scribe: Literary publication for writers, by writers
The Crush
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Price: Free! Words: 1,570. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
This short-short romance story was originally written and posted on my blog in early September 2011.
But I Did Everything Right
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,670. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This collection of personal essays on prematurity reveals one mother's experience coping with the extremely premature birth of her first son, Mikan, who weighed a mere 1 lb. 12 oz.
The Old Man in the Bag and Other True Stories of Good Intentions
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,490. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: January 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Philanthropy & Charity
This collection of true short stories (with old photographs and letters) is about a young American couple who spend two years in a tiny village of grass huts helping very poor Ethiopian farmers establish a new town in the lowland jungle of Ethiopia’s Rift Valley. The stories are about how life choices are never black and white and even selfless good intentions can sometime have a serious downside.
Bride Price
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Series: African Memoir, Book 1. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 69,030. Language: British English. Published: January 19, 2013 by Mosaique Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A tale of intrique and ingenuity set in Africa, Bride Price tells the true story of Ian Mathie and his foster daughter, Abélé. When a hated and feared man demands to marry Abélé, Ian is forced to rely on his wits and courage to find a way within the rich traditions of the area to set a fair 'bride price' that the man would refuse to pay. Beautifully written with sensitivity and authenticity.