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A Fool's Journey Book II
By Mosanami Etal
Series: A Fool's Journey Volume I, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,910. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
Book Two is the second of an ongoing book series where the Author takes pause to reflect upon his life as a jigsaw puzzle. It is a mystery where he begins to fit the pieces of the puzzle together in the hope of achieving greater understanding of why he is here. "I share with Roland Barthes the opinion that the text is formed by the reader rather than by the author." — Rain-walker
Confessions of a Fast Food Worker (Part 1)
By George Dwight
Price: $2.11 USD. Words: 30,930. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
Confessions of a Fast-Food Worker (Part 1) is George Dwight's debut tell-all on his five-year career with a fast-food chain he refers to as "Ronny's." The nineteen non-fiction short stories that make up Part 1 illustrate the writer's "tricks of the trade" working in the industry—tricks he used to get even with customers, coworkers, and even the "Ronny's" corporation.
Amidst the Shadows of Trees: A Holocaust Child’s Survival in the Partisans
By Miriam M. Brysk
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,750. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013 by Gihon River Press. Category: Nonfiction
Miriam M. Brysk’s memory is remarkably sharp, distinguishing this memoir from many others. At 7, she and her parents escaped the Lida ghetto to join Jewish partisans in the Lipiczany Forest. Hunted by German soldiers, she experienced childhood terror that lingers with her. Her father, a surgeon, saved hundreds of lives and helped build and supervise a partisan hospital in the swamps of the forest.
The Long Road to Freedom - A Survivor's Story
By Dr. Lubo Michaylov
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 29,960. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013 by Dream Write Publishing. Category: Nonfiction
The author intended initially to present a brief summary of events in his personal life. However, as he wrote he realized he could not ignore major national and international events which had an impact on his country, his family, and his life. WWII, and the imposition and affects of Communism on the population of Eastern and Central Europe, figures prominently into this captivating memoir.
Sea Travels
By Vaughn Sherman
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 88,790. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
J. Holger Christensen loved the sea, plain and simple. He learned about life at sea at an early age from the best of teachers—his father. From the early days of crewing on his father’s workboats, rising from sailor to master of old cargo ships and finally World War II Liberty Ships, Holger sailed the world, including the infamous waters of the Bering Sea and the Orient.
Bib Overalls
By Ken Cannon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,470. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
Author Ken Cannon remembers a childhood summer in 1936, in the San Joaquin Valley of Central California.
Innereal Adventures One - The Adventure of Byron and Jacobis
By Kendall Daddo
Price: $3.33 USD. Words: 35,620. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2013. Category: Fiction
Innereal Adventures are an inviting blend of memoir and adventure story. In them, the magic of oral storytelling is captured in written form.
Fat, Black, and Broke
By Cindy Traxler
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,210. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
Cindy knew that the statistics for an obese person successfully losing weight were grim, she also knew that it would take a long time to get to a healthy weight, and she knew that she would have to deal with success and failure. However, Cindy didn't know that one of those very real obstacles would be getting good healthcare to aid her in losing 150lbs.
What Happened to Little League Baseball in the Inner City?
By Mark O'Neal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,040. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
There are various reasons why Little League Baseball has disappeared in many parts of the Chicagoland area as well as the entire nation. What Happened to Little League Baseball in the Inner City? touches on a variety of provocative issues such as the decline of Black baseball players at all levels of competition or the privatization of Little League Baseball for example.
Naked Jane Bares All
By Marcy Tolkoff Levy
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 24,830. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
The 31-year-old newlywed is diagnosed with cancer and “cured” for 10 years until it recurs. Through slice-of-life vignettes, Jane reveals how to embrace life when you’re down for the count.