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Creating Character Arcs: The Masterful Author's Guide to Uniting Story Structure, Plot, and Character Development by K.M. Weiland
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,320. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Have you written a story with an exciting concept and interesting characters—but it isn’t grabbing the attention of readers or agents? It’s time to look deeper into the story beats that create realistic and compelling character arcs. Internationally published, award-winning novelist K.M. Weiland shares her acclaimed method for achieving memorable and moving character arcs in every book you write.
Becoming a Technical Leader by Gerald M. Weinberg
Series: The Psychology of Technology, Book 5 · Consulting Secrets, Book 5 · Software Testing, Book 5. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 78,430. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration(4.00 from 1 review)
A personalized guide to developing the qualities that make a successful technical leader. We all possess the ingredients for leadership, some better developed than others. The book focuses on the problem-solving style–a unique blend of skills in 3 main areas: innovation, motivation, and organization. Ways to analyze your own leadership skills, with practical steps for developing those skills.
Im No Hero by Charlie Plumb
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,780. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
I’m No Hero is an autobiography of Captain Charlie Plumb’s life; it is the story of the Vietnam POW’s who faced an isolated world of degradation, loneliness, tedium, hunger and pain; most significantly, it is a story of hope, for it deals directly with how the techniques used by the POW’s just to survive are the same techniques you and I apply in daily life.
Il mio ultimo anno a New York by Annalisa Menin & Susanna De Ciechi
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 69,490. Language: Italian. Published: February 6, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Anna, vent’anni, parte da Venezia per New York con in tasca il lasciapassare di uno stage da Valentino. Incontra Marco, italiano e migrante 2.0, che non la vuole, ma lei riuscirà a conquistarlo. Il futuro è pieno di promesse, il sogno americano sta per diventare realtà e forse è il momento di pensare a un bambino quando tutto cambia. Anna è di nuovo sola a New York.
est Playing The Game The New Way by Carl Frederick
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,630. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
The only book "est"/Werner Erhard tried to stop,in US Federal Court.The suit failed, and the title rocketed to the #2 position on the New York Times bestseller list, with more than a million copies in print! "est" has now changed its name to "The Landmark Forum" but the message is still the same, and you can get it in this Revised Edition at a fraction of the cost for the theatrical experience.
Punished for Purpose by Lauri Burns
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 191,320. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Punished for Purpose is a compelling true-life story of abuse, hardship and inspiration-the vivid tale of a beaten child turned prostitute who experiences a life transformation when 13 people intercept her life and change it forever.
The Way, My Way by Bill Bennett
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 70,890. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration(5.00 from 1 review)
A Camino memoir written in the humorous vein of Bill Bryson or Eric Newby, Australian film director Bill Bennett walks the ancient 500 mile pilgrimage route across Spain, determined to give back a micro-fibre towel lent to him by a hiker to help ice a "curmudgeon" of a knee. A spiritual journey that's both deeply moving, and laugh-out-loud funny.
Following My Tug... All The Way To Costa Rica! by Anne Lawrence
Price: $7.66 USD. Words: 113,340. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Ms. Lawrence evocatively chronicles the adventure of moving to a Third World country: from the decision-making process to the move to their first year abroad. You'll laugh, you'll cry... but mostly, you'll feel inspired!
Agonies and Ecstasies, My Journey Toward Freedom from Extreme Religion by David L Siress
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 138,820. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
One man's journey through the agonies of traumatizing extreme religion toward freedom to live fully, and proudly, as HUMAN, rather than live as a 'dehumanized' "gift from God" as preached by his 'Saintly Southern Baptist mother'.
Dandelion: A Memoir of a Free Spirit by catherine james
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,620. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Catherine James longed to get away from her young, beautiful, and wickedly irresponsible mother: to her beloved grandmother or glamorous Aunt Claire or dashing race-car driver father—who had never been a part of her life. She had not wanted to escape to a California orphanage. It wasn’t until a chance meeting with a very young Bob Dylan that Catherine was inspired to make her escape.
Saturation by Jennifer Place
Price: $7.22 USD. Words: 107,350. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs(3.64 from 11 reviews)
The psychological experience of withdrawal after years of drinking four bottles of wine a day, every day, evokes the image of my mind being warped and stretched over an Event Horizon as it's about to be sucked through a Black Hole. My story is an up close and personal ride through a very short marriage to my second husband, and my adventures in and between five inpatient treatment centers.
A Hustler's Bible by Gayton McKenzie
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 132,780. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Motivational, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
In 2003, Gayton McKenzie was released from prison in Bloemfontein after a long jail term. Like most ex-convicts he had no money and very big dreams. He went on to become South Africa’s most highly paid motivational speaker and a successful businessman and mining consultant earning millions. Here are his stories and life lessons that will speak to anyone wanting to make it against the greatest odds
Inspirational Stories for RSD/CRPS by Maria Guerra
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 63,330. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a anthology about people whom have the courage to speak out through their struggles with the most painful disease in the world and become positive. We as a community inspire to bring awareness and help others find tools to get through their trials. We do this by showing them they are not alone. There is a light beyond their darkness. An Inspiration for those with Chronic illness.
"Why Being Happy Matters: Discover How The Power Of Joy Will Energize Your Life" by Peter Jennings
Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 90,200. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
“Why Being Happy Matters” presents interviews with 37 people in Canada, the U.S., Asia, Europe and Australia, each of whom reveal to the author what happiness means to them and why it matters. Readers will also meet international Ph.Ds. who are actively studying the science of positive psychology (i.e. happiness). The book also reveals “Seven Steps to Happiness” outlined to Jennings by experts.
Coated With Fur: A Vet's Life by Kristen Nelson, D.V.M.
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 82,730. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration(5.00 from 1 review)
Coated With Fur celebrates the deep bond between humans and animals. Set in a veterinary pracice, the book chronicles Dr. Nelson's triumphs and trials as a young woman owning her first animal hospital. Experience each day as Kris did, from the joy of saving a dog's leg to the agony of euthanizing a long-term patient. Through it all, experience the unconditional love that animals provide.
How God Teaches Us to Pray: Lessons from the Lives of Francis and Edith Schaeffer by L.G. Parkhurst
Series: Francis and Edith Schaeffer, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,350. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012 by Agion Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Francis and Edith Schaeffer founded L’Abri Fellowship in Switzerland to demonstrate the reality of God through prayer and honest answers to honest questions. God so blessed their work that they began writing their many books. Edith Schaeffer’s books show the existence of God through answers to prayer and transformed lives. How God Teaches Us to Pray will teach you the prayer lessons they learned.
From Illusion to Enlightenment by Michael J Roads
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 64,050. Language: British English. Published: February 14, 2017 by Six Degrees Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Michael J. Roads' 21 years of enlightening wisdom in 30 short chapters! "If you live what you learn from this book, you will transcend through the various landmines that litter the landscape of the unsuspecting spiritual adventurer. I have walked the same, or similar territory that you are walking. Now, I walk freely, easily and joyfully. With this book as your guide, you can also.”
Real Life Dramas: Volume Three by Darren G. Burton
Series: Real Life Dramas, #3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,080. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
There are no more enthralling stories than those that are true….Real life scenarios of danger, suspense and intrigue that involve real people. Real Life Dramas: Volume Three is a collection of seven accounts experienced by people in real life situations. These accounts have been dramatized in story form. Stories of triumph, survival, greed and tragedy. Read them if you dare…
Grief: The Great Yearning by Pat Bertram
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,140. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012 by Second Wind. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Emotions, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Grief: The Great Yearning by Pat Bertram is not a how-to but a how-done, a compilation of letters, blog posts, and journal entries Pat wrote while struggling to survive her first year of grief. This is an exquisite book, wrenching to read, and at the same time full of profound truths.
P.S. Grandma Says by H. Thompson Barnhart III
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 176,520. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Approved reading by Grandma, written by P-Pa, for their granddaughter Daqri. Over 250 different subjects that every child should read to learn the answers about real life. All the things you want to teach them are contained within this book. Great writings, quotes, and thoughts about life, written in an easy-to-understand, entertaining way.
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