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The Art Teacher
Series: Growing Up Southern · The Free Read Series. Price: Free! Words: 760. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
An essay about an art teacher's lasting impact on his students.
Grandpa Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,280. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling
It all started one day, when BJ and Darrian giggled at me and made fun of how I started so many things that I said to them with the phrase, " When I was a boy .. ". But Grandpa Stories is not about being their grandpa so much as a collection of stories of how I was lucky enough to grow up to be their Grandpa. I have always loved great story telling and I hope you do as well
Ricoeur's Arc and the Internet
Series: The Connected World, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,830. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling
The rise of interactive online games has challenged traditional notions of storytelling, where author tells and audience listens. This ebook uses Ricoeur's concept of a 'hermeneutic arc' to demonstrate how narratives in online games such as World of Warcraft differ from those presented through traditional media such as print and film.
Stories from the Okefenokee
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 28,060. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling
Against the backdrop of the southern and western edges of the Okefenokee Swamp, long isolated from mainstream Georgia by a lack of exploitable resources, poor roads, vast swamps and protected by swarms of mosquitoes, biting flies and some of the largest rattlesnakes in the United States, these are my stories.
Graddad's Orchard
Price: Free! Words: 720. Language: Australian English. Published: June 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
(3.00 from 1 review)
The orchard is what symbolised much of who my granddad was. For me it meant fun in the leafy rows. But a twist that darkened our hearts changed it all.
Pirates (Пираты)
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 35,370. Language: Russian. Published: February 23, 2011 by Iouri Haller. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling
Piracy (International law) - sea robbery, violent actions carried out by privately owned or state courts c to arrest, drowning or robbery committed on the high seas.
Teflon Pinata
Price: Free! Words: 27,080. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling, Fiction » Inspirational
from hell to heaven and everything that lies between them on a search for sanity... journal excerpts, poetry, short stories.
Life Bits and Other Chunks - Memoirs of an Untrained Man
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 15,900. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling
This eBook is specially designed for Smashwords. It is a complete work, but I will continue to update it, probably throughout my life. When you buy a book on Smashwords, you receive the updates for free. Life bits are useful times and events; life chunks are unidentified, unrecognizable pieces of life. Enjoy them both in this collection, and look forward to more in the future!
En México y otros siglos
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 50,080. Language: Spanish. Published: January 7, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico, Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling
Son quince los relatos que integran este libro, y todos con la ciudad de México como escenografía, en algunos más presente que en otros; pero al fin y al cabo todos con los latidos secretos que encierra una ciudad que ya no existe y que sabemos existió, que sigue allí, ya no igual, aunque siempre dispuesta como un extraordinario motivo para escribirla y describirla.
The Bar Series:Bar Anticipation
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,840. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2011 by Trestle Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling
Three different perspectives, three different experiences of the same event, all colliding together in an evening at Bar Anticipation, translates into one amazing, funny, action filled installment of The Author’s Lab/Collaboration.
The 90-Minute Effect: How We Shape Our Lives by the Hollywood Formula and Rarely Reach Our Own Happy Endings
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,530. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling
'The 90-Minute Effect' explores the subtle manner in which all good stories are molded and shows how we as audience members shape our own lives according to what we see on screen and read in books.
That's When Buzz Met Bee
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 430. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Insects, Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling
A fun & educational introduction to the nature of bees and when they make their buzzing sounds. Your kids will love it!
Run The World
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 13,960. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling
Why do kids run away? How many are there? Is there a reason for runaways, a function, I mean? If you’ve ever wondered why runaways are what they are, this is the book for you. Aspects of transient and deviant behaviors are pit against more complacent and insular notions of culture. Just when you thought it was safe to be at home, runaways abound.
The Noisiest Book Review in the Known World: The Best of the Review of Arts, Literature, Philosophy and the Humanities, Vol. I
Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 71,910. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling
For eighteen years, our reviews have intrigued, engrossed, irritated, and bemused literary America. Critiques of our earlier magazines appeared in the "Washington Post," the "Los Angeles Times," the "San Francisco Chronicle," "Library Journal" and on National Public Radio. This is a rare collection that includes writers like J. P. Donleavy, Paul Krassner, H. L. Mencken, and Sharon Olds.
Notable Non-Fiction
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,050. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling, Nonfiction » New Age » Spiritualism
Non-fiction in short story format can be entertaining too. These five contributions from members of Top Writers Block touch on a variety of subjects from 'Life After Death' to getting a ticket from the police. As always, the authors' proceeds will go to Sea Shepherd who devotes itself to protecting our oceans and the life within.
Bearin's: The Book
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 81,240. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling, Essay » Sociology
Bearin’s (bâr'ĭns)—When you’re on the water, the act of figuring out where you are and what’s going on is known as “getting your bearings.” The same applies to life itself. In the Northeast, we often don’t fuss around with the letter “g” at the ends of our words. Therefore, “Bearin’s”—which has been a column in Commercial Fisheries News for over 20 years. This book is a collection of those columns
The Noisiest Book Review in the Known World: The Best of the Review of Arts, Literature, Philosophy and the Humanities, Vol. II
Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 79,080. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling
For eighteen years, our reviews have intrigued, engrossed, irritated, and bemused literary America. Critiques of our earlier magazines appeared in the "Washington Post," the "Los Angeles Times," the "San Francisco Chronicle," "Library Journal" and on National Public Radio. This is a rare collection that includes writers like J. P. Donleavy, Paul Krassner, H. L. Mencken, and Sharon Olds.
Dating Thank You Notes Games
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,650. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dating, Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling
All the advanced dating pickup artist PUA skills to have fun interactions with Women. Take your game to the next level. I have compiled the Mystery Method, routines, openers, etc. from many different PUA dating coach instructors. There's everything you need to throw her primary attraction switch - FUN. Learning more here faster than any other one system. Read this book, do the games.
On Being a Writer: 12 Simple Habits for a Writing Life that Lasts
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,000. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015 by T.S. Poetry Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Publishing business
Gain insights about developing a sustainable writing career, through helpful stories from the authors’ established writing careers. Overall, explore twelve simple (but vital) habits for being a successful writer—through journaling, writing prompts, bonus activities, and discussion questions.
Mam-Gu
Price: Free! Words: 2,700. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Genealogy, Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling
Creative non-fiction piece about a family myth, ancestors, memory and the truth.