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A Circus Without Elephants: A Memoir
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,530. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Maralys Wills unwittingly becomes the ringmaster of an eight-sport family—a troupe of five boys and a girl that discovers joy and laughter in offbeat creations like double decker bicycles and primitive hang gliders. Thanks to the kids, she soars to 2,000 feet on a tandem hang glider, plays tennis with Dinah Shore, and appears on Family Feud. When tragedy strikes she must find the courage to go on.
Dreamers and Deviants - The Second Three
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Series: Dreamers and Deviants, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,490. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The second portion of Dreamers and Deviants. See "The First Three" for more information and stories. The Second Three - A Trip Unplanned, Reverse Drug Deal, A Bathtub Freakout - consist of memories revolving around Troy's move to Miami and return to Des Moines and his eventual move to New Zealand. It begins, though, with an unplanned trip in the present in Honolulu, Hawaii.
Damn the Rejections, Full Speed Ahead: The Bumpy Road to Getting Published
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,850. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
A treasure trove of sage advice for the new writer packaged in easy to digest and fun to read anecdotes. Damn the Rejections, Full Speed Ahead offers real world suggestions for writing novels, or non-fiction and turning them into saleable works. Maralys Wills, creative writing teacher and author of 12 books in many genres, a shares from her own experience the dos and don'ts of getting published.
Swimming with Maya: A Mother's Story
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,570. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013 by Dream of Things. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In a memoir that has been called "heartbreaking and heart-healing," Eleanor Vincent shares an inspiring true story of courage, creativity, faith, and sheer tenacity as she seeks to find balance after unthinkable tragedy. "Vincent's poignant decision to donate Maya's organs will resonate with even hard-boiled readers." Booklist "A moving saga." Midwest Book Review
I Missed the Spring
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 93,920. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Kaila’s life is transformed by a mood disorder after her wedding to David. She awakens on her bridal bed proclaiming she has conceived the Child of Peace that she is a prophet and privy to the reality of Universal Peace. After months in a psychiatric hospital suffering from extreme mood swings. For twenty-five years, medications dull her mind Then, miraculously, Kaila experiences a reawakening...
White Coat Wisdom: Extraordinary doctors talk about what they do, how they got there and why medicine is so much more than a job
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Price: $24.99 USD. Words: 162,950. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
White Coat Wisdom by Stephen J. Busalacchi is an award-winning hard cover book that chronicles the experiences of extraordinary physicians.
Change Writer's Block to Writer's Stock You Can Take to the Bank: 10 Steps to Curing Writer’s Block Forever
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 2,720. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
You have a story to tell, a poem or memoir or essay to write, but you just can't get started. Every writer and would-be writer knows this scenario only too well. But poet Robert McDowell rides to the rescue with this readable and enjoyable Guide to banishing writer's block forever.
Under His Watchful Eye
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,270. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I had a feeling my husband was secretly watching me. With a peep-hole in the bathroom wall, a hidden surveillance camera, a mirror under the door to catch my reflection. Now I know that he really was watching me and these are only a few of the things that I discovered. This is a true story about my marriage and how I fought to keep it together - until I realized it was not worth fighting for.
Fifty Shades of Grey’s Anatomy: The Unfeeling Doctor’s Fresh Confessions from the Emergency Room
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,340. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013 by Olo Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
Are women ruining medicine? Nah. Real life in the emergency lane, zeroing on body parts and chicks in scrubs. Just like Grey’s Anatomy, medicine with a little bit of sex. And, like Fifty Shades of Grey, a tiny bit of torture.
Dumped: A Guys' Guide to Breakin' Up and Movin' On
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,220. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Divorce
Men have been left in the wild and completely on their own with no books or resources to help them through a breakup. "Dumped" is by a man, for men, and addresses the unique, gender-specific feelings, questions and challenges men face during this emotionally difficult time. Written in a funny, engaging, sometimes embarrassing and brutally honest format, it's a conversation that is way past due.