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The Freel of Streel: Part One in the Narrative of John of Origin
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 65,650. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
It is always advisable, when you are a conman, to make sure that the town that you're about to try to con does not have a land such as Streel hidden within it. For if it does, you may find yourself trying to escape your mind in an incomprehensible land with a left-handed scribe, being forced to deal with lexically picky ants, Kweengs, and the Freel on your journey through your fears, God and love.
From Hell and Back: Survive and Thrive
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,040. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
She was brutally victimized first as a child and then as a wife: both her mother and her first husband made numerous attempts to kill her. But author Gussie McRobert was determined to not only survive, but to recover and thrive. And that is just what she did. She was elected, and then twice re-elected, as mayor of Gresham, Oregon. You too can survive and thrive, regardless of your past.
From Holocaust to Innovation
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 44,000. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Biography of Holocaust survivor who lost all his family. He recovered and became a productive industrialist. The story starts at childhood in Poland. The horrible world-war II events terminated at Auschwitz concentration camp. The escape from the camp shortly before the end of the war. Building a new life and family in Israel as a new immigrant. Establishing a factory with innovative products.
NO LONGER SILENT
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 82,450. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
One in three women is a victim of sexual abuse before they turn 19. No Longer Silent could be the story of your friend or neighbor, your parent or your lover. No Longer Silent might be your story. No Longer Silent is the life story of Tammy Gagnon. Tammy left home at 14, fleeing an incestuous childhood. Running from guilt and shame too overwhelming for any little girl, Tammy experienced further
All I Can Do Is Stand
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,340. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This short story inspirational book was written to share, empower, strengthen and give inspiration, hope to all survivors of life related issues. This is a must read for all who have survived and need a will to keep surviving. This book goes into a true story of how the Author survived from childhood to adulthood when she wasn't even aware that she remained standing while she was surviving. In l
One Side of Suicide; Experience moving from surviving to thriving
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,150. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012 by Open Books Press. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing
"One Side of Suicide" draws on the author's personal use of journaling to move from surviving to thriving in a powerful story of loss and love. Writing prompts help you go within on your own healing journey. Includes professional resources.
Revealing Grace: A Story About a Cancer Adventure and a Community
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,550. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Written by cancer survivor and yoga instructor Amy Conn, this wise and compassionate field guide inspires those touched by cancer to live more fully and less fearful during times that appear most challenging.
April 27, 2011 Alabama Tornado Outbreak - A Short Story of Survival
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Price: Free! Words: 6,770. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Inspirational
On April 27, 2011 sixty two tornadoes touched down in Alabama, seven of those in Limestone County alone. This is Jennifer Adair's story of survival from one of those seven tornadoes, a deadly EF5 that left a 132 mile path of destruction across Northern Alabama and Southern Tennessee.
The Little Knights
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Price: Free! Words: 34,450. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
This work could not be written without scientific research. It is about those, who as children, had their bout with cancer. These children were in pain, were frightened to death, were lonely, felt abandoned and felt injustice. In the booklet we see them as young adults, we meet them on the street, do not notice them, but they carry within them many a treasure and secret, unknown to us.
Naked Jane Bares All
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 24,830. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
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.