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Words Of A Demented Prisoner
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Series: A Murder of Crows, Poems Book. Price: Free! Words: 12,660. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Biography
The thoughts and feeling I had when I was in prison wrongly convicted of attempted murder. The environment of prison is a strange place when you are not of that world. The ups and downs of a 12 year sentence in poetic rhyme. Written in prison when the emotion was alive. Now it seams a life time away. Read this book and look into a world you don't want to go into.
South to Alaska
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 64,830. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Born in the heart of Oklahoma in 1916, ten-year-old Melvin dreams of living in Alaska. Nearly fifty year later he builds a boat in his backyard, launches it on the Arkansas River, and cruises it 10,000 miles to Alaska by way of the Panama Canal. Melvin has never been south of the United States border and has never been on a boat in the open ocean. A true story of courage and survival.
From Riches to Rags: My Direct Approach to Solving Homelessness and How I Got My Ass Kicked
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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.
Nine Lives Short Story Collection, Book 2
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,480. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement
This is the second collection of hilariously funny true police adventures. "The Biscuit" concerns a particularly grisly car accident. "Fun With winos" is just as it sounds. "The Bionic man" is amazing. "Fritz" is a humorous dog story. "Kung Fu" is about the unusual training of officer "Killer Diller". Each is true and each is edgy and fun.
Wrong Place Wrong Time
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,340. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
Having lost everything, I leave memories of a London police cell behind me and head for Spain with its promise of adventure and fun. Little do I know that I’m about to be thrust into the most terrifying time of my life. Wrong Place Wrong Time is a gripping true-life story of an unimaginable nightmare and how my ticket to a new life turns out to be a one way ticket to hell.
I'm Living My Destiny Don't Miss Yours
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 110,490. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I'm Living My Destiny is Lorna Woods personal story of walking in the miracle working power of God. Caught in a cult she escaped and later found her destiny in the remote villages of Northern Thailand. Laying her hands on the sick she saw them recover, the lame walk, the deaf hear, the blind see. Learn how you too can experience the thrilling, fulfilling, power-filled life God created you for.
He Did What??!!?!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,290. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Mike Leggero is one of the most interesting people around. If you share the theory of enjoying life and spreading comedy and happiness then you will love this book. His adventures impact people all over the planet. This book is a collection of short stories that will make you laugh, and shake your head in disbelief all at the same time.
Shadow of the Grave, Volume One
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 136,140. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
Shadow of the Grave, Volume One, contains dozens of true stories about crimes of passion and greed and about the relentless and sometimes merciless processes of the law. There are bloodthirsty headhunters, cannibals of the South Pacific, pirates and buried treasure, shipboard massacres and murders, stolen schooners, convict revolts and mass executions, mining disasters and much more.
Shadow of the Grave, Volume Two
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 145,710. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
Shadow of the Grave, Volume Two, contains dozens of true stories about crimes of passion and greed and about the relentless and sometimes merciless processes of the law. There are bloodthirsty headhunters, cannibals of the South Pacific, pirates and buried treasure, shipboard massacres and murders, stolen schooners, convict revolts and mass executions, mining disasters and much more.
Shadow of the Grave, Volume Three
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 134,620. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
Shadow of the Grave, Volume Three, contains dozens of true stories about crimes of passion and greed and about the relentless and sometimes merciless processes of the law. There are bloodthirsty headhunters, cannibals of the South Pacific, pirates and buried treasure, shipboard massacres and murders, stolen schooners, convict revolts and mass executions, mining disasters and much more.