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Snakeskins and Signposts
Price: Free! Words: 84,460. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Loaded down with dehydrated rice and beans and her hunger for freedom, Sher pedals 2,000 miles from Bellingham, WA, through the Cascade Mountains to southern OR and back. Strangers are friends, the smell of a forest ravages the senses, every caw from a crow is a sign, and home will never be the same again. Told with humor and candor, this tale keeps readers perched on handlebars leaning forward.
1492 and All That: A Fool's History of the USA
Price: Free! Words: 21,990. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor & satire
(4.96 from 23 reviews)
The "fool" of the title is the inept narrator, who takes us on a warm but clueless tour of US history. He stops briefly to visit American culture, the American mind and various problems he claims to solve but fails even to illuminate. Presidents get harpooned along with both parties. Yet the view is ever rosy, including a glimpse of endless prosperity that "only Yankee Doodle dares dream of."
Shit I Believe In
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,120. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2012. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Decision-making & problem solving
(4.88 from 16 reviews)
These are random tweets taken from my Twitter account. I have epiphanies all the time so I jot them down. People said write a book about all these thoughts. So I did.
How to Get a Cheap Book Cover
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,260. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(4.92 from 12 reviews)
A great book cover doesn't have to cost a fortune. This book covers everything from hiring someone else, to all the DIY tips you need like finding the right font, locating the perfect picture, and illustrated step by step instructions on how to put the cover together in four popular art programs.
Производные Нуля: Дневник Структуратора
Price: Free! Words: 47,260. Language: Russian. Published: October 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Banks & banking, Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Путеводитель по миру финансового инжиниринга и структурных продуктов от лица русского инсайдера. Влад Горячев проработал 15 лет в западных банках - в Нью Йорке, Лондоне и Москве - в роли структуратора и трейдера деривативов. Начиная с простейших инструментов, автор объясняет устройство и механизмы действия все более сложных производных, эволюцию банковских продуктов и причины кризиса 2008 года.
Inspiration for Tough Times: Ideas to Inspire, Uplift and Empower
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,530. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation & inspiration, Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
In a world where loss, sadness and uncertainty are all too widespread, Inspiration for Tough Times is a fresh look at how you can navigate through tough times, find peace of mind, and ultimately improve your life. Written in clear, concise, everyday language, this book is a holistic, practical and common sense guide to improve your mind and mood, be successful, let go and move on.
How I Learned
You set the price! Words: 64,160. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Home schooling, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This is an autobiography of an autodidact, a personal story of one boy's meandering path through the American educational system.
The Nuclear Method for Smashwords Authors
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,520. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Desktop publishing
(4.60 from 5 reviews)
Having trouble passing AutoVetter? Is your book's formatting FUBAR? Can't make it into the premium catalog? As promised, this guide walks users through the mysterious Nuclear Method, step by step. This beautifully destructive process blasts away latent Microsoft Word code, leaving your text squeaky-clean and ready for conversion.
The System - How To Have The Business You Deserve: Live Your Life And Run Your Business Your Way
Price: Free! Words: 89,150. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / business development
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The book explores the everyday business dilemmas of fictitious business owner John Stanley and shows how to turn your business around from you working for your business, to your business working for you. This ‘on-point’ handbook gives readers the sensation of eavesdropping on high-level decision-making and infighting and ultimately how to get your business working for you.
The Knuckle-dragger's Guide to Romance
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The Knuckle-dragger's Guide to Romance (Yes, Even a Caveman Can Do It) is a fun and heartfelt guide for men and women. An easy way for "cavemen" to learn about some of the little things that they can do to make their mate happy.
Quantum Walking to Fitness
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,090. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Healthy aging, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Quantum Walking to Fitness tells you how to become more fit and healthy by working short walks into your daily life. Quantum Walking is simple, engaging exercise that you will always be able to do. This short book tells you how to determine your own personal quantum, how to count your walks, and even how to “act,” when you don’t want your coworkers to know that you are exercising.
Calm Your Driving Test Nerves
You set the price! Words: 14,930. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
If you struggle with nerves when taking your driving test,this book is ideal for you. The author Sean Grey recently teamed up with a national driving magazine in the UK (ADI News). He worked with learner drivers and trainee driving instructors around the country who were failing their driving tests because of nerves. The results were remarkable- a 100% success rate
The Americas North to South, Part 1: Mom! There's a Lion in the Toilet
Price: Free! Words: 21,160. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Nothing goes to plan in this modern day family adventure. As the Anderson's leave winter behind and explore the mysteries of the Lost City of the Inca, unbelievable tales are shared with classmates back home. Pack your suitcase, and come along for the ride in Part 1 of Mom! There's a Lion in the Toilet, based on the true-life extraordinary adventures of 6 Andersons 1 World.
Snapshots: A poetic collection of everyday moments
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,230. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Motherhood
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
A collection of poems about the everyday moments we experience during the hum drum of everyday life, Motherhood, relationships, and much more.
No Weird or Fancy Stuff
Price: Free! Words: 11,130. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » General cookbooks
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
A California girl's collection of 36 yummy simple recipes. Fun and carefree, they'll become your go-to-favorites, your trusty standbys, and the recipes you'll use so much; you'll end up knowing by heart. Illustrated with original images, each recipe also includes a description or "enlightenment" on the inspiration or history of the recipe sure to crack a smile or a spontaneous giggle.
A Tree Change...at any age--and the risks/rewards in meeting a man on the Internet!
Price: Free! Words: 46,630. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
When Patria and Jack moved to a hobby farm in a beautiful Australian valley, life seemed to get better every year. With Jack constantly affirming his happiness and gaining Australian citizenship, his trusting partner was dumbfounded to discover he had covertly resurrected an old romance and that Stella was coming from USA to share his life, saying, 'I will share my toys, but not my man'!
Different Shade of Normal: A Journal of Schizophrenic Thoughts
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,730. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2010 by Sandra Glahn. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
(4.86 from 7 reviews)
A schizophrenia sufferer describes his journey behind the “thin scrim of glittery, cotton-like fog” into the world of delusion. He includes mental, interpersonal, theological, and medical reflections for patients who suffer from schizophrenia and those who love them.
Between the Lines
Price: Free! Words: 144,990. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
(4.54 from 13 reviews)
I wrote eighty letters to my family as an eighteen year old Marine serving in Vietnam during the war. I was reunited with these letters sixteen years later. When I sat and read them, I was blown away by what I had written, and what I had not... It has taken twenty-eight years to finish this book which pained me so many times that often I could not keep at it... Finally I have finished... Peace
Horse Vet - Chronicles of a Mobile Veterinarian
You set the price! Words: 51,170. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Gunshot injuries. Breeding disasters. Controlling trainers, nutty horse owners, warm hearted clients and “laugh-out-loud-funny stories that you just can’t make up”- Dr. Courtney deals with it all in this lively series of tales about the life of a mobile vet in the Colorado Rockies. Diehl makes us laugh, cry and smile, and shows what it’s really like to be a mobile veterinarian.
Already Written - Absurd Tales of Non-Fiction Volume One
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,630. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
How does a woman crossing the street get hit by a potato? How can a spiral notebook cause a child lasting mental trauma? What makes a food court so dangerous? Eight million stories could be told from the residents of New York City, most of which could not be made up even by the best Fiction writer. Nobody has time to listen to all eight million accounts, so Already Written will cover just one.