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Not Like Other Boys, Growing Up Gay by Marlene Fanta Shyer and Christopher Shyer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,130. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In alternating voices, this frank memoir chronicles the long journey mother and son took from a relationship of concealment and shame about Chris's homosexuality to one of acceptance and love. Marlene and Chris tell the story of their parallel lives during the troubled years each of them kept silent about their suspicions, all the while yearning to reveal the truth.
Maturing With God
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,960. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
This is Jerry’s life-story of finding God and growing with Him until He became a personal all powerful loving Father. Jerry grew up in the slums with many problems. Major conflicts seemed to follow him. Some were even life threatening. Devine intervention as Jerry grew because of his dependence on God. He presents scientific proof using Einstein's method that a personal loving God exists.
I Made a Promise
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 42,450. Language: American English. Published: June 6, 2013 by Evangelista Media srl. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
One night I fervently prayed to God, “Lord, You say that You exist. My dream is to become a soccer player in Serie A. If You make this dream come true, I’ll be a missionary for You throughout the world.” This is the promise I made to God. He has done His part—now it's my turn.
From the Septic tank to St. Peters
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 35,990. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
An amusing glimpse into the hazardous and imaginative world of a child obsessed with all things dangerous. Exhausted guardian angels worked overtime to keep this restless soul from picking the locks on heaven's pearly gates, or perhaps blowing them up. Share the bizarre chain of events that were created and surprisingly survived by the author during his journey from early childhood to adolescence.
Divine Secrets of the Ta-Ta Sisterhood: Pledging the Pink Sorority
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 94,700. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
Diagnosed with breast cancer at age 45,Joanna Chapman confides what it's really like to join the pink ribbon sorority. The author guides the reader through Cancerland, whispering advice as she tackles rugged emotional terrain and unexpected detours, revealing why you should accept those foil-covered casseroles and when to give out "Stupid Passes" for well-meaning but clueless comments.
Creative Trail: The Evolution of LCB
Price: Free! Words: 43,830. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Creative Trail is a compilation of poetry collected over a period of seven years that touches on topics such as love, spirituality, and everyday life situations. The author also provides commentary that shows his evolution over the years as an artist, as well as human being. Readers are encouraged to re-think their purpose, legacy, and how they view the world, including the people in it.
The Great Summer of Philosophy!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,050. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This story is brought to light within the court room of serendipity. This ocean-side experience places both Philosophy and Reality on one giant environmental stage. These two forces are soon put into their place by the power of nature. Each scene is weaved together with delightful bits of ongoing action and chunks of humor. Each reader will laugh at one giant act of youthful stupidity.
Ride the Wings of Morning: Letters to and from Africa
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,510. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A conventional English girl arrived in South Africa, to help a friend run horseback safaris on a game reserve in the Northern Transvaal. It was 1992. There were yellow road signs declaring "Dit is die Volkstaat". Sophie had heard of "biltong" but knew nothing of Afrikaans culture.
Downright Funny: Extraordinary Scenes From Everyday Life
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 29,810. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Downright Funny is a collection of true stories that come from my everyday experience.As my friends and family have heard these tales over the years, they have usually ended up laughing hysterically and asking for more.I hope you, too, will find meaning and laughter in the adventures of an ordinary life.
Sightless in Seattle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,850. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Essay » Literature
Taken straight from her personal journals written during her time at seeing eye-dog school, this delightful book will take the reader along on the journey with two inexperienced individuals, dog and woman, coming together to form a team.
Strip Roads and Sports Cars
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 86,120. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports
To many, the three decades recounted in this book can be described as the golden era' of motoring life in southern africa.
Awareness Comes Knocking
Series: Shades of Awareness. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 86,350. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
In 1991 two Western women dye their hair black, climb into traditional Tibetan clothes and embark on an illegal, harrowing trek to Mount Kailash. Facing wild dogs, possible arrest, where a wrong step could plummet them to certain death, their spiritual pilgrimage is a testimony to the resilience of the human spirit
Womb Gloom! A Story Of A Cancer Survivor
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,310. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
This book is the true story of a cancer survivor housewife who was afflicted by Cancer of the Womb.
Insomnia
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,440. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Canadian Poetry, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Insomnia, the bane of many night owls, is Miguel Baines' third collection of poetry. Often described as a writer of "easy-to-read poetry", Miguel's work is simple and entertaining, appealing to a wide readership. When Miguel can't sleep, sometimes writing poems helps him calm down. Insomnia is the result of many, many sleepless nights.
A Life Exposed
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,680. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Beverly Schlechter is one of those people for whom “only in your dreams” often becomes a reality! This book takes “memoirs” way out of the box.
Traitor: A Biography of Judas Iscariot
Series: Unofficial Biographies, Book 10. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,210. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
For hundreds of years, one word has represented Judas Iscariot: Traitor. There is more to the man then the one act that he is most remembered for. This short biography investigates the life of Judas using all the historical material that is available. LifeCaps is an imprint of BookCaps™ Study Guides. With each book, a lesser known or sometimes forgotten life is recapped. We publish a wide array
Egg Soup
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,230. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Canadian Poetry, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Egg Soup is Miguel Baines second collection of poetry. Often described as a writer of "easy-to-read poetry", Miguel's work is simple and entertaining, appealing to a wide readership. Egg Soup relates Miguel's fondest memories of time spent with his family, exchange students and eggs, of course.
Don't You Know Who I Am Yet?
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,140. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Biographies
"Don't You Know Who I Am Yet?" is about a young man searching desperately for the acceptance and attention that his family could never provide. As a confused teenager, he eventually became addicted to the heightened atmosphere of Reality TV and was featured on countless shows. Jonathan shares those stories and his celebrity experiences as a publicist to the stars.
Through Stormy Waters: God's Peace in Life's Storms
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 46,590. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
When a yellow school bus rolled into Fred Davis, pinned him against another car and dragged him forty feet through gravel, he sustained multiple life-threatening injuries. The athletic 46-year-old Presbyterian minister was stunned to overhear, “He may never walk again.” Fred’s faith was put to the test as his carefully mapped out future was put on hold.
Rik Smits - Dunking Dutchman
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 64,830. Language: Dutch. Published: May 31, 2013 by Fosfor. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Rik Smits - Dunking Dutchman beschrijft de lange weg die Smits moest afleggen voordat hij in 1988 zijn eerste profcontract bij Indiana Pacers kon tekenen, en de hindernissen die hij moest nemen voordat het publiek in Indianapolis hem in de armen sloot.