Books tagged: true

The adult filter is active; content marked as adults-only by the author is not listed. To view this content, click the button below to disable the adult filter.

Found 89 results

Fugitive of Injustice: The Biographical True Story of Two Brothers' Exemption, Induction, Suspension, Investigation, Escape and Presidential Pardon from the US Army Draft
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,610. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
As a full time university student, Matthew Douglas is exempt from the Vietnam War. But he's cast into the life of a fugitive which all starts after an unknown school counselor convinces him to drop a class.
Potemkin, Inc.
By
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 30,760. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
A personal journey behind the scenes of one-man bands and small businesses, in which the entrepreneur Philippe Joly shares his true, entertaining, and funny stories and anecdotes, to show a controversial reality behind many Start-Ups. He takes the reader on a guided-tour backstage to see what is really going on.
Astoria Story
By
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,430. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
You cannot eat, you have no money. You cannot pray, you don't believe anything anymore. You cannot love, you're too busy surviving. What do REAL people do when their world falls apart? They move to Astoria.
From Riches to Rags: My Direct Approach to Solving Homelessness and How I Got My Ass Kicked
By
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,570. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
I spent a year attempting to solve homelessness as a 23 year old recent college graduate. Inspired by the Jesuit ideals ingrained in me through my Catholic education, I pulled the homeless off the streets to live with them and attempted to help them get jobs. However, balancing my days in corporate America and my nights with the homeless created frequent conflicts.
God Is Real, My Spiritual Journey to God and Eternity
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,210. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
Award-winning Author Shelley Gilbert's seventh book God Is Real, My Spiritual Journey to God and Eternity is her inspirational memoir. A Jewish atheist, she experienced a crying and shaking epiphany, found God and converted to Christianity. "In a half hour, I went from believing nothing to believing everything." Her honest and deeply personal narration is intriguing and moving.
In Irland Ist Der Himmel Näher
By
Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 7,410. Language: German. Published: January 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Heitere Geschichten von der grünen Insel Irland . Von den Menschen die dort leben und deren Verhalten. Geschrieben von jemanden, dem dies am Anfang fremd war und somit alles aus einer anderen Perspektive sah.
Poppy
By
Price: $2.56 USD. Words: 95,880. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Adventure & Adventurers
(14, May 1952) ‘POPPY’ Pen took us back to both he and my childhood almost sixty years ago with our great-grandfather ‘Poppy’. Though he has changed the names of the characters slightly (my middle name is John, and my sister’s middle name is Louise and so on) ostensibly it was the summer that Pen ‘came of age’. From the innocent young boy to the youth of a young man, experiencing the first close
The Willing Misfit
By
Price: Free! Words: 26,260. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Social values tell us it's more important to be useful than it is to be ourselves. If we decide that our priority is being who we are, does it mean we'll be at odds with society? Not necessarily. 'The Willing Misfit' asserts that we can express our true selves and yet lead a healthy, satisfying life alongside our social compatriots.
The Butterfly Day
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 800. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012 by RubiKahn Crossing. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
A true bittersweet experience of a mother and her daughter that relentlessly caresses the reader's heart.
A Tall Story
By
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
We all know a few braggarts. People who would have to be 150 years old to have fitted everything into their lives that they boast about. But what if they were telling the truth? Some surprises are in store for the owner of a small hardware shop as he finds out some unexpected facts about one of his customers. One in a series of ten stories published as A Collection Of Dirty Little Stories.