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Creating Consciousness by Albert Low
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,280. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2010 and represented by John Low. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Creating Consciousness is a spiritual & intellectual treasure from Zen Master Albert Low. Low’s main thesis, drawn deeply from the wisdom of Zen and decades of his own meditation, is that each individual is a divided reality. The fact that we are one and yet divided, at the center and the periphery, leads to Low’s discussion of ambiguity, creativity, & violence as integral to human existence.
The Great American Walkabout by Edwin Bond
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,210. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration(5.00 from 7 reviews)
The Great American Walkabout is the story of three men who set off on foot for an Epic voyage across the United States; from what inspired them to how they managed to pull together through difficulties and countless challenges. Through exciting and harrowing experiences they crossed snowy mountains, deserted plains, and arid deserts on foot, never sure where their next meal would come from.
Full Time & Sub-Nine: Fitting Iron Distance Training into Everyday Life by David B. Glover
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 82,140. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Whether you’re training to finish a triathlon or just looking for an inspirational story, Full Time & Sub-Nine - written by triathlete, Naval Academy graduate, submarine officer, Eagle Scout and cancer survivor David Glover - will help you find the balance and inspiration in your own life with endurance sports or with any other passion you might have.
Far From Home - Stories of the homeless and the search for the heart's true home by Clare Nonhebel
Price: Free! Words: 57,820. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Social Science » Poverty & Homelessness
Mention the word 'homeless' and most people imagine an old tramp in a doorway but, young and old, many people whose lives seem secure can experience homelessness. These moving and honest interviews invite awareness that home means more than a roof over our heads; people may become homeless or rootless within their own mind or body, society or family. Sooner or later, we all need to find our way ho
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.
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.
The Miss Dennis School of Writing and Other Lessons from A Woman's Life by Alice Steinbach
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 83,790. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2010 by Bancroft Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
The first book by Pulitzer Prize-winner Alice Steinbach is an intimate, personal collection of essays, remembrances, and columns that follows in the creative nonfiction tradition of Anna Quindlen and May Sarton. While it recounts the experiences and observations of a divorced, working mother, it expresses hopes and fears universal to all women. Steinbach is a Baltimore Sun columnist.
Heartfelt Devotionals, 366 devotions for common sense living by Brenda J Wood
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,500. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Essay » Literature(5.00 from 1 review)
the heartfelt devotionals are short, well-written and to the point. most are sprinkled with humour. they are well thought out, crisp and snappy. the author, herself a recovered bulimic, pulls no punches but addresses a myriad of topics with honesty. some quizzes and puzzles add a different twist. this is not the usual run of the mill devotional read.
And Then It Rained: Lessons for Life by Megan Morrison
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,970. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2012 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Evolved Publishing brings you a story of friendship, family, and coming of age, in Megan Morrison's memoir, "And Then It Rained: Lessons for Life." ~~~~~~~~~~ Would you do it again… would you give Maya the letter? Some who know about it have asked me, as if I could actually turn back time. Would I give her the letter, knowing it would push her away?
Random Thoughts of a Common Man by Gerald Johnson
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 85,880. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
This is a collection of random thoughts concerning the impact our religious beliefs have on the way we live and experience life. Not from a theologians point of view, but from the point of view of the average or common man.
Over the Rainbow Bridge by Shirley Enebrad
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 90,180. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Cory lived every second of his five final and cancer-ridden years to the fullest. This wise old soul walked his talk, embracing life with passion and without fear of death. He lived to inspire others and brought everyone he touched—teachers, fellow students, medical professionals, Hollywood actors—his timeless message. Laugh and cry with Cory—and never fear death again.
CRITICAL CHOICES That Change Lives by Dan Castro
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 55,640. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Dan Castro researched the lives of people who overcame extreme adversity - their pattern of behavior that explained how and why they turned Tragedy into Triumph. It is the inspiring and dramatic stories of people whose Critical Choices turned them into heroes. "An amazingly powerful book that can literally change your life forever..." Jack Canfield, co-author "Chicken Soup For The Soul" series
Vidas que se Repetem by Dulce Regina
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,270. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 22, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Neste livro a autora revela suas vidas passadas em Portugal, Espanha, França e Egito, associando essas vivências com sua vida atual. Comprova, através de suas experiências, que as histórias se repetem, reforçando as lições a serem aprendidas.
For the Love of Daisy by Cas Peace
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 114,180. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A tale of love, courage, determination and inventiveness, this book will have you laughing and crying in equal measure. Daisy was a unique and special Dalmatian who refused to give up on life. Her owners found that they couldn't give up on her, either. A touching tribute to a much loved and great-hearted dog, this book is a must-have for any animal lover.
In Pursuit Of Understanding - Life Healing by Gena Alston
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 50,050. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
In Pursuit of Understanding is a true story of Gena Alston and how all the different events and escapades in her life have brought her to where she is today; a teacher, clairvoyant, healer and author. This book would appeal to those who want to change their lives and then become an inspiration to others.
Assault on Lake Casitas by Brad Alan Lewis
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 62,910. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Rowing, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Lewis’s story is more than a book about a man attempting to win a gold medal in a sport that offers little more than personal rewards. It is about challenging convention, overcoming defeat and working outside of an established system. Assault on Lake Casitas is a compelling tale of competition at the highest possible level and the emotions that fuel obsession.
A Time of Change: Akashic Guidance for Spiritual Transformation by Aingeal Rose O'Grady
Price: $8.88 USD. Words: 55,880. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012 by Granite Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Holism
During these changing times, we all have many questions. Aingeal Rose O'Grady allows you to hear Source speak through the Akashic Records to answer your questions on global and universal subjects such as Who Are We and Why Are We Here?, Our Organic True Selves, Health, Western Medicine & Alternative Therapies, Suicide & Mental Illness, Food & Water, Prosperity, Earth Changes, and Indigo Children.
Becoming Human Again by Suzanne Meier
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 77,540. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Becoming Human Again illustrates how off course we are as a society, how we subsist on autopilot, instead of live. Puppeteers run our lives. We fail to notice. We "do" and forget to "be". We succumb to the mass manipulation, with minds asleep. Wake up human race! It's time to get with it. Read this book to learn how checked out we are and how to pull your head out of the sand - permanently!
Little Girl Lost by Ingrid Steel
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 50,010. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Little Girl Lost is the first part of Ingrid Steel’s shocking, heartrending life story. She was put in an orphanage at the age of four, she never knew her real name. Then after years of bullying, deprivation and gratuitous punishment -even sexual abuse - in a series of orphanages, she was incarcerated first in a borstal, then in a mental hospital.
Through The Fire by Harriet Cammock
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 58,190. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2011 by Sadie Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Harriet Cammock takes you on an intimate journey with her as she is introduced to domestic violence. The vivid accounts create unease, knowing people are able to harm each other on such levels and call it love. Harriet shares her blinded love, innocent assumptions, dreaded encounters, and fear-driven hopes, as she recaptures the essence of her painful memories.