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Honor
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Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 1,330. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
What is honor? Who do you stand up for? What happens when an eighth grader with too much to say gets his hands on a fax machine?
Alone With Nothing
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,450. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
What happens after Agony? How do you deal with a life-altering event?
Wheels to Fortune: The Life and Times of William Morris, Viscount Nuffield
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,270. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
William Richard Morris, later Viscount Nuffield, set up business as a cycle agent and manufacturer in Oxford, in 1893, at the age of sixteen. He went on to become Britain’s largest motor manufacturer. This is an account of his life and of his vision: ‘the £100 car’, a car the public could afford to buy. Leasor tells of the success, the millions he made and the millions he gave away.
Diary Of The Tweople
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,850. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Social networking
On June 3rd, 2011, Twitter users from all over the world wrote about their day. This ebook is a collection of the best entries from the hundreds we received!
Recall! Return of the IRR
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,030. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
They came from cities, farms, and towns all across the country. They had long hair, beards, and bad attitudes. They dropped everything in January of 1991 and reported as the president ordered. They were not happy about it one bit. In this true story, the author relates his experiences as one of 20,000 people recalled to active duty in support of Operation Desert Storm. This is exactly how it was.
Dumb Luck or Divine Guidance: My 31 Years with the Council of Churches of the Ozarks
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,450. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
All proceeds will benefit the Council of Churches of the Ozarks which provides over 2.3 million service contacts annually to the most vulnerable children, families and people with disabilities in 55 counties in Missouri and the Ozarks. Council of Churches has served the Ozarks since 1969. For more information visit CCOzarks.org.
Basketball as a Metaphysical Experience: A Memoir
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Basketball can be much more important than simple recreation, as evinced in this autobiographical essay by the author of the memoir "World Without Pain: The Story of a Search". It can give you stability, depth, creativity, and peace of mind.
A Woman Denied... The Early Years
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,060. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
Simon Bushie had always wanted a little boy to complement the two girls he already had. When his wife Evelyn conceived, it became the happiest day of his life. Everyday he rooted for a boy. But when the baby came, it came with mixed gender. A staunch traditionalist that he was, Bushie was determined that the baby would be a man like him. He went on to register the baby as a boy, naming it Raymond.
Ole Gimlet Eye
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,220. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
This is a play about Smedley Darlington Butler, who was born in West Chester, PA on July 30, 1881. The lure of the red and blue uniform turned his life to service. Over his father’s objections, but with the help of his mother, at the age of 16 he left home and enlisted in the United States Marine Corps. Thus began a career that lasted 33 years and double awards of the Medal of Honor.
A Murder of Crows Salvation
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Series: A Murder of Crows, First Book. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,650. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
The first book of three telling the true story of Tony Crowe. His roller-coaster life ends with a bump when he go's on the run from the law to the small island of Malta, he works as a scuba diving instructor for a year before Interpol catch up with him. Kidnapping him using tricks, underhanded tactics, and a web of lies. His reputation as a gangster earns Tony 12 years in prison. Review it for me
Cultural Anthologies: Stories of India, Volume I
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,120. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Please enjoy these stories, be they of elephants & buffalo, memory loss, dangerous balconies, family, or marriage. They are a collection by Cultural Anthologies submitted from the citizens of India for this anthology. It is meant to be a window into the Other, a way of understanding individual people who make up a whole of a nation or a population unknown to us.
The Hooker's Daughter - A Boston Family's Saga
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 56,980. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
A child’s journey into womanhood reveals a Jewish family embroiled in prostitution, shoplifting, stolen cars, homelessness, homosexuality, and terminal illness. This candid and shocking memoir delivers a stunning account of shame, survival, and triumph.
Porcelain Soldier: Discovering Gratitude in Cancer
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 20,590. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
At age twenty-eight, Kelli Davis is young, in a promising relationship, and has just embarked on an exciting, fulfilling career that she is passionate about and is taking her places. Then, one night, she is rushed to the emergency room for severe pain in her arm, and is discharged three hours later with a completely unexpected diagnosis: cancer.
A Day of Drowning
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Price: Free! Words: 4,740. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In this short story a day of snorkeling and spearfishing goes horribly wrong when experienced free-diver Scott Gordon stalks an intended quarry over the Edge of the Deep. By the time he realizes it, there's not enough air left in his lungs to make it back to the surface.
A Parrot In My Soup
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 43,420. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Andy Frazier is an author who has lived in France for almost five years. In the main he has gotten used to it by now, but sometimes he still complains. This is a collection of stories about his life, his thoughts and, very often, his dislikes over a two year period. Usually hilarious, occasionaly tragic, sometimes satirical, mostly unusual.
Dominican Republic
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Price: Free! Words: 330. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Reference
Research on Dominican Republic compared to Julia Alvarez's book IN THE TIME OF BUTTERFLIES.
Her Letters from Prison - Part 2
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,250. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Breanna tells the true story of her experiences in prison through her letters to her friend Heath. "God changed my life in prison." This is a story of survival and a quest to make a better life. The letters describe the daily shocking events of prison life involving drugs, sex, utter devastation and humiliation, anger, hopelessness, despair, and finally happiness and hope.
Houses of Sand
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 83,630. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Judy MacDonnell recounts her experiences working as a Physical Therapist for the largest oil company in the world, in Saudi Arabia. Open the pages and peek into a world most can never experience, a world expatriates called the Magic Kingdom.
I Am A Submariner
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Price: Free! Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
An inside look at being an submariner, the triumphs and tragedy.
Chronicles of an Airman: Discovering Purpose 6,500 Miles from Home
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,530. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Chronicles of an Airman: Discovering Purpose 6,500 Miles from Home takes you on an unprecedented, exciting journey of professional, personal and spiritual growth. Experience a different side of deployed life than what you see, hear, or read in the media. You will laugh out loud, cry softly and take pause to reflect on your own life. The journey will resonate in your heart and mind.