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Life In a Pinball Machine
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Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 114,060. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The author believes his life can be compared to living in a pinball machine, always bouncing around. He offers proof of this idea in this very funny book.
Ambition: Win At Living
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 43,070. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
Truly motivating and inspiring, Ambition opens the readers' eyes to an entirely new life that has always been within their reach, helping them put their dreams and goals into perspective to pursue them relentlessly. You will discover that all your life's ambitions are not so unreachable anymore and that you have the means to win at living. This is a must-read that everyone wouldn't want to miss.
Because You're a Woman
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,760. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An autobiography of a professional woman approaching sixty, reflecting on her life in the light of the traumatic and relentless sexual and emotional abuse she experienced during her childhood, at the hands of her father. Through a combination of engaging prose and compelling, graphic poetry, this book illuminates, with tears and laughter, she trials with long term effects of abuse.
Are You Averill?
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,570. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Are You Averill? is a moving account of the search by an adopted child for her birth parents. We all have a desire to know who we are, where we come from. Not all searches into the past are successful but this heartwarming tale of joy and tragedy told with warmth and humor will spur anyone wanting to make that journey for themselves.
Hidden Gifts
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,730. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
Staring death in the face of a cancer diagnosis throws the world of this professional single mother and her 9 year old son into sheer chaos. As her world begins to fall apart, she sinks uncontrollably into the suppressed, agonising pain of her abusive childhood. This is a true story of past and present, emotional, physical and spiritual healing written with raw emotion.
Weather Permitting
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,720. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In 1969 the author, an enthusiastic, adventurous young nurse, set off for the unknown to work among the Inuit (Eskimos) in the Canadian Arctic. She lived in several isolated villages with no doctors or hospitals. Through her letters home which are sprinkled with interesting and entertaining anecdotes, often leaving the reader in suspense, we gain a fascinating insight into the Life in the Arctic.
Manicdotes - There's Madness In His Method
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,990. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Madness and genius are often said to be close bedfellows, although the link between the two is little understood.Chris Joseph has known both extremes, and in Manicdotes: There’s Madness in His Method, he lays bare his struggle with bi-polar disorder and the condition’s pendulum-like swing between creative dynamism and dark despair.
Dirty Business
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 45,010. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management science
Absolute dynamite. A bible no one wanting to be successful should be without. If Dragons' Den was a lads' mag it would be FHM. Dirty Business is an unputdownable copy of Razzle.It's the real stuff, the pure juice, undiluted. David Hughes has created four highly successful businesses in the UK, including a high street retail empire, turning over £180 million, as well as an £80 million turnover.
Sailin' South
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 99,490. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
With sextant, sumlog, and a lot of luck the author and his wife set sail in quark, the 29’ sloop they built from a hull-and-deck to chase the sun. There was plenty of fun and excitement as King Neptune toyed with little quark. A few life-long friendships were forged along the 14,000 mile odyssey. Columbus was right; the earth is round.
Surviving The Cuts, And Other Disasters
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,000. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
Practical solutions for coping with challenges of economic crisis and environmental disaster. Increasingly people in the United Kingdom find providing for the family an exercise in survival in itself; while others aim to better prepare for larger-scale disaster. An essential illustrated, plain English guide for people enduring austerity cuts; and Survivalists, or 'Preppers' in the UK and beyond.