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The Soulshard Chronicles - Prologue
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Price: Free! Words: 6,410. Language: American English. Published: December 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
This book is a taste of Imalion's journey – the "backstory", if you like. Luke decided to write Imalion's story back in February as a project to push his writing forward, and somehow he managed to get tangled up in the boy's life. Now he has two planned compilations of posts. This is not a full compilation; rather, it is a teaser of what is to come.
Coming to Astoria: An Immigrant's Tale
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Price: Free! Words: 48,810. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
(3.00 from 5 reviews)
Why do children growing up together in the same household turn out so completely different? How can a child raised in a family of twelve be so lonely? Coming to Astoria takes the reader on a journey of self-discovery which is humorous, entertaining, and educational. This is a fascinating human interest story filled with poignant memories about growing up alone in a large family.
Abseiling Spiders
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 78,690. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Imagine a man who's outlook on life is similar to Don Quixote, who's approach to life is similar to Spike Milligan's and who's drinking habits mirror those of the late and much loved George Best. If he could speak French he would probably say Non,je ne regrette rien. Fall about funny, belly laughs by the bucket load.
A Dead Woman
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Price: Free! Words: 1,340. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A humorous, real-life adventure from the rural, Midwest in the 1950's. Told from the twelve-year-old's perspective.
An astrological biography of Swami Chinmayananda
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,000. Language: American English. Published: December 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Vedic Astrology Biography of Eminent People: Swami Chinmayananda. Abstract: This is the journey of a spiritual giant from an astrological (vedic astrology or jyotish) viewpoint. This is also an in-depth astrological analysis of an outlier horoscope and his secret of success. Swamiji’s horoscope is analyzed in depth and his birth time is corrected using his life events.
The Halo of the Jungle
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,960. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012 by Carl Aron. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Halo of the Jungle is the true story of the Aron family's forced emigration from Nazi Germany to Ecuador in 1939, and the 10 years they lived on their farm homestead in the eastern rainforest.
The writing of God Opens Doors - Kisemanitow Peyohtena Iskwahtem
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Price: Free! Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Paperback edition by Angelique Merasty Levac, artist, business woman, and mother, who contemplated telling the story about her unique life for some time now. She is comfortable and successful in the modern world and thrives in her Christian walk and in her art and her business but her story begins with citizenship in an ancient world. She believes God opened the door for her to change her life.
A Working Man's Road to Weight Loss
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,860. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
This is the true story of Mike Sammons, an over-the-road truck driver who lost over 200 lbs. He had no surgery, used no drugs and no special diet plan. Because of his example others have gained a vision for their own life to do what was necessary to improve their lives as well. Hopefully his story can be an encouragement to many others.
Bear in the Night
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
This is the true story of a summers adventure for a newlywed couple who get more than they bargained for while camping one night.
Mending Broken: A Personal Journey Through the Stages of Trauma + Recovery
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 30,740. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
After four years in the darkness of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Teresa woke up--in slow and painful fits and starts. Like a process of birthing and with the sensation of tearing wide open, she was given life again. In the essays and reflections in mending broken Teresa takes you on the journey of one woman trying to find her way out of painful darkness, and into the light of recovery.
Holiday Recollections & Recipes from Grandma Peggy's Kitchen
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 5,010. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Holiday
(5.00 from 1 review)
'Love and joy come to you, and a Merry Christmas, too' from Grandma Peggy's kitchen! This quick collection of time-tested recipes includes Savory Roast Beef with Red Wine, Spicy Cocoa Mocha Mix, Dad's Never-Fail Dressing and Grandma's 'old faithful': Hungry Boys Casserole. Also seasonal reminiscences + easy, inexpensive craft ideas. Special bonus section: 'Simply Celebrate!
Taming My Black Dog
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Price: Free! Words: 15,710. Language: British English. Published: December 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Depression
My story about how I became ill with depression. What the effects of this illness had on me. And how I overcame 'My Black Dog' Now I live a life free from this sickness and the causes that brought depression on.
Behind Whispering Pines
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Price: Free! Words: 8,850. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
Imagine growing up hearing you are nothing. Imagine believing you are predestined to be useless and worthless. Imagine believing you are unlovable and TWO mothers despised you enough to either toss you aside or abuse you.
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You set the price! Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
This story is a true story of my former company where names were changed and the people involved are reaaly gone Hope you enjoy Tusami statistics the abilty to create relationships.
Out of Order, Story no. 2
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Price: Free! Words: 2,270. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
This is an authentic and true story of the Bosnian war, told from the perspective of direct participant, the fighter of special troops, Hardin Horion. If you want to know the real truth about the Bosnian war, read this shocking, but also very witty, confession of a Bosnian partisan. The book was translated by volunteers who are not professionals, so forgive us for possible mistakes. Enjoy reading!
Out of Order, Story no. 1
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Price: Free! Words: 2,980. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
This is an authentic and true story of the Bosnian war, told from the perspective of direct participant, the fighter of special troops, Hardin Horion. If you want to know the real truth about the Bosnian war, read this shocking, but also very witty, confession of a Bosnian partisan. The book was translated by volunteers who are not professionals, so forgive us for possible mistakes. Enjoy reading!
Big Hawaii
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,640. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
The true story of best friends who come face to face with whales ,dolphins, and turtles dodging wind and waves on the 16 day kayak adventure around the Big Island of Hawaii, never before attempted. The author is a leg amputee but doesn’t let that hamper the progress on their marathon paddle of over 300 miles, fishing for their food and camping on the most secluded, pristine beaches in the world.
You're Going To Die Out There
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,180. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A gritty, rather unrelenting dispatch from the gutters of Seattle circa late 1980's-early 90's. Not to be confused with "misery lit" or other feel good triumph of the human spirit style storytelling, this is one mans document of life lifed at and over the edge while in that part of the country.
Climbing Mountains - How I succeeded in business and how you can too!
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 47,120. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
This is the truth about my journey from the humblest of beginnings to becoming a successful businessman. I want this book to be an inspiration to anyone seeking success in their life. I've had more knock-backs than I care to remember. I've faced bankruptcy, physical violence, extortion and heartbreaking poverty. This is the story of how I didn't give in. It's the story of how, if you put your mind
Isabella's Torch: A Thanksgiving Memoir
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Price: Free! Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A 16th century French Christmas carol. Seconds on ice cream. Mom's lime-pineapple Jell-o mold and Dad's secret stuffing recipe. Storifying. This Thanksgiving-themed micro memoir combines holidays past and present, stirring up a gentle reminder that wherever family is on the fourth Thursday in November, we're home.