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Churchianity Vs Christianity
By David Mckay
Price: Free! Words: 80. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Graphic novels/comics/manga
(5.00 from 17 reviews)
This is a comic book paraphrase of the book of Galatians, so the Smashword computers do not count words which are drawn into speech bubbles. Nevertheless, it is fairly short (26 pages). Churchianity vs Christianity uses modern situations (e.g. a church building instead of a synagogue, and reference to baptism instead of circumcision) to bring Paul's message forward into a 21st Century context.
The Meaning Of It All
By Tovah
Price: Free! Words: 1,230. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
(5.00 from 9 reviews)
Bad things don't happen to us because we are bad. It's not like we are being punished. This book is for anyone who has wondered who we truly are, why we are here and what we are meant to be doing...
Essays on Human Potential, Volume I
By Inhousepress
Price: Free! Words: 13,120. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration
(5.00 from 8 reviews)
Periodically, Inhousepress conducts competitions on the subject of Human Potential. Here you’ll find a selection of submissions received over the recent period, as well as other essays dealing with subject matter. Submission from different part of the world show the range of views on the subject.
The Red Flyer
By Robert Chase Harris
Price: Free! Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
Memoir of a boy, his dog, a red Flyer wagon, & a shotgun. A short story of a young boy in the late 1920s who sneaks out with his dog to go hunting. A taste of Bob's style & a glimpse into who he is. Entertaining for young and old.
Gifts with No Giver: A Love Affair with the Truth
By Nirmala
Price: Free! Words: 17,420. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2010. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
A free collection of nondual spiritual poetry written from the Heart by Nirmala, who is a spiritual teacher in the Advaita tradition. This spiritual poetry attempts to capture the undying presence of love in all of its forms. Let your soul be deeply touched by the Rumi-like words of a lover drunk with a passion for the truth.
Basic Fiction Formatting for Smashwords in OpenOffice
By L. Leona Davis
Price: Free! Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
Seven basic steps to walk you through formatting your fiction book for publication through Smashwords using OpenOffice, the free office suite software.
The Alaskan Malamute- A Buyer's Guide
By Ian Luke
Series: Dog Buyer's Guide, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 4,630. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » General reference » Questions & answers
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
A short guide to all you should know before you buy an Alaskan Malamute.
They Stole Your Book! Now What?
By Ruth Ann Nordin
Price: Free! Words: 6,780. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
What can you do if you discover that someone has stolen your book? What steps can you take to get the stolen book removed? I share what I did when I found three of my books stolen and put up for sale on Amazon. Topics also covered in this ebook are registering your copyright in the United States, book piracy, and using Smashwords.
Family Reunion
By Rick Ready
Price: Free! Words: 1,470. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family activities
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
A glimpse of the 21st century family reunion offers insight to the changes from the days of our mothers, fathers, grandmothers, and grandfathers.
Blurbing It Out
By Francis W. Porretto
Price: Free! Words: 2,380. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Many independent writers need help, though not with their storytelling. Far too many indie writers are inept promoters. The fault reveals itself glaringly in their blurbs and Long Descriptions. A promotional blurb is the writer's job interview. He has to make it sing sweetly to the potential reader. This little tome notes the most conspicuous problems, and provides an offer of assistance.
The Good Old Day's
By Gerty So
Price: Free! Words: 1,150. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
I sometimes like to watch Halloween movies that are on vhs tapes. Yeah that’s right I did say vhs tapes. I remember when I was a kid. You could go outside and play, without worrying about people taking you. You would actually walk over to your friend’s house and watch TV and play outside. You would play outside all day practically
I Saw An Angel
By Gerty So
Price: Free! Words: 1,060. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Faith
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
It's a story about me seeing angels. The experiences I had before and after I saw them. I was sick at the time that I saw the angel. It was a great spirital experience. My life was changed by seeing the angel. I felt at peace when I saw the angel. I felt at peace when I saw the angel. Angels make a person feel peace and feel loved. I felt that, I had to write this book and tell people about it.
My Cat Ozzy
By Gerty So
Price: Free! Words: 1,190. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Cats
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
A long time ago, sometime in the 90’s, my sister and I got a cat named Ozzy. My sister also got another kitty named Morey. He was an orange kitty. That kitty was the mean kitty. Anyway back to Ozzy. He was a few weeks old when we got him. He is a black cat. He was a small fur ball.
The High Price I Had To Pay: Sentenced To 12 ½ Years For Victimizing Lehman Brothers Bank
By Jamila Davis
Price: Free! Words: 11,850. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2013 by Voices International Publications Inc. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
The High Price I Had To Pay is a captivating real-life story written by author Jamila T. Davis, who is currently serving a 12 ½ year prison sentence. Before Lehman’s collapse, Davis was accused of being the 25 year old mastermind who defrauded the bank of millions. But Davis claims the bankers only told half the story!
Your Guide to Succeed in University
By Aly Madhavji
Price: Free! Words: 10,510. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » College Guides
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
This informal guide will equip you with the necessary tools to navigate through and excel in university. This guide will discuss topics ranging from what you’ll experience in your first few weeks of university, to how to find a mentor, to networking and post-graduation. It includes many personal experiences throughout my university career for the reader to relate to and learn from.
The Lady Of The Roses
By Vito Veii
Price: Free! Words: 1,860. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Love & Marriage
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
This short story is for all the lonely people who never found that special someone to complete them. Be assured, that whether in this life or the hereafter, eventually one will be provided for you, if that is truly what you desire. Until then be the best that you can be, fantastic as this story may seem this story is true based on the Authors own experience believe it or not.
Silent Giants: A North American Odyssey
By Ron Gruner
Price: Free! Words: 7,450. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2008. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Biography
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Occasionally life presents the opportunity to do something very special. For me that opportunity came in the summer of 1991 when I flew my classic Cessna 195 from St.John's, Newfoundland, to Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. Our story begins just as the cliffs of the Newfoundland coast slowly emerge from the gray ocean mist...
101 Tips and Techniques For Cooking Like a Chef
By Theresa Newell
Price: Free! Words: 7,470. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » General cookbooks
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
This cookbook provides general cooking guidelines and tips. There are chapters on Sauces and seasonings, meat and poultry, barbecuing, fruits and vegetables, pasta, rice and potatoes, and baking. The book concludes with bonus recipes. The purpose of the book is to provide key information in one easy to find location.  
How To Eat An Elephant
By Linda Culbreth
Price: Free! Words: 5,320. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Stress
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Sometimes the only difference between success and failing is encouragement. How To Eat An Elephant provides a big does of encouragement using quotes & Scriptural principles and verses. Be blessed with it - and bless others with it. After all, the price is right.
Start-up Expert: Get Ready
By Alistair Milne
Price: Free! Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Starting up
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Many people are not sure whether they are cut out to start their own business. After reading the Start-up Expert's first book 'Get Ready' you will have a better understanding of the challenges ahead and whether you have the character and determination to succeed. You will be reassured that qualifications are irrelevant and read stories about those who succeed against all odds.