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Hope Is Within Reach: Overcoming the Challenges of Autism Spectrum Disorder
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,710. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
You’re sitting in the doctor’s office waiting for your child’s diagnosis. The doctor utters the words you have feared: autism spectrum disorder. The only words you can say are, “What can I do now?” Hope Is Within Reach: Overcoming the Challenges of Autism Spectrum Disorder is a story of instinct, determination, perseverance and ultimately never giving up.
A Just Cause
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 90,610. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
When a seemingly ordinary and underestimated family man discovers evidence of potentially massive mismanagement and fraud on the part of the US defense contractor he works for, his desire to help the company, his need to protect his newly healing family, and newfound sobriety wind up in a 17-year corporate assault on everything he holds dear for knowing too much and refusing to deny the truth.
Dispatches from the Peninsula: Six Years in South Korea
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 90,190. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013 by Typhoon Media. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Thousands of young adults pass through South Korea each year, teaching English in private schools that together make up one of the country's largest industries. Korea, long isolated by culture and geography, with a complex language and set of social mores, can be a difficult place to call home.
Reflections
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 145,340. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Story of three young brothers' epic journey to a new country.
New Cross-Fucked Musings on a Manic Reality
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,700. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013 by Dog Horn Publishing. Category: Essay » Literature
Non-fiction from the enigmatic polygeneration.
Behind a Pink Badge
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,880. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Abuse / domestic partner abuse
Behind A Pink Badge: A harrowing tale of a veteran police officer held captive by her enraged boyfriend, who ended the nine-hour ordeal in his suicide. In her compelling story, she shares her life and days leading up to that fateful night, even when painful to recount, and allows readers inside her world as it was turned upside down and her extensive police experience severely tested.
Table for One, Sir?
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,000. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
In this deeply poignant and personal memoir, John Flint recounts the experience of his wife, Patricia’s diagnosis with cancer, her death, and his efforts to readjust to life afterwards. In a book that is touching, warm, and wise, John looks at some of the realities of each stage; and, in doing so, he provides an insight into the real emotions and experiences of a carer and widower.
Moms are from Mars: a savory blend of memories, opinions, advice and ridiculousness
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,190. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
From non-Pulitzer Prize winning author/blogger, Janene Murphy, come true life tales highlighting her struggle to figure life out. Laugh along as she chronicles her stumbles through dating, money, high school, travel, fashion, and motherhood. Be warned, though. She has learned from her mistakes. You'll find plenty of opinions and advice, as well.
A Long Swim Upstream
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 94,590. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
National radio host Mike Feder's stories span across geography and demographic to speak to a broader audience. His stories, spanning a time period of several pivotal years in the 1980s, reveal the wit and depth of Feder as a writer and as a human being.
No Horns, No Trumpets: A Memoir of Brain Injury and Recovery
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,700. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013 by Pamela Clark Bickle. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A mother’s life shatters when her 15-year-old son is the victim of a motorcycle accident. When he comes out of the coma, doctors tell her no treatment plans for traumatic brain injury exist in 1970. So Alice Clark brings Rick home. Using her head and heart, she guides him from sitting in a wheelchair to downhill skiing, from being unable to speak to writing and editing a monthly newsletter.