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Letters To God
By Ozell Hickman, Jr
Price: Free! Words: 27,140. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
How do I pray? That question inspired this book. When I asked that question. I received several replies to it. The one that made the most sense to me was, “Just talk to Him”. My question to that was, “How do you talk to God”? For me it was easy to put my thoughts down on paper.
Our Dark Knight
By Bissera Kostova
Price: Free! Words: 41,150. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A personal memoir by a mother about the sudden death of her 25-year-old son, a charismatic writer, thinker and athlete, who pushed himself beyond his limits. As she seeks to make sense of the tragedy in the early months of grieving, she incorporates some of the writings he left in his last few months, painting his unique and indelible character, which held his many friends in thrall.
The Red Flyer
By Robert Chase Harris
Price: Free! Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
Memoir of a boy, his dog, a red Flyer wagon, & a shotgun. A short story of a young boy in the late 1920s who sneaks out with his dog to go hunting. A taste of Bob's style & a glimpse into who he is. Entertaining for young and old.
The Way Of The G
By Scott Johnson
Price: Free! Words: 19,310. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
My true life experience of joining a gang at 14 and the downward spiral that eventually led to the brink of death. Almost stabbed to death at the age of 17 only surviving by the hands of God and skilled surgeons, I made it a point to bring awareness to the evil that comes with the territory of being a "G", Using my "Second chance" to heal and not destroy. Crimes scene photos, newspaper clips Inc..
JenTil
By William Byrd
Price: Free! Words: 4,600. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking
(5.00 from 1 review)
A short memoir of a father introducing his daughter to backpacking on the Appalachian Trail.
What God Desires: The Story of the Center for Humanitarian Aid and Disaster Relief
By Wendell Mettey
Price: Free! Words: 33,410. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Reverend Wendell E. Mettey chronicles his ongoing journey of faith, determination and vision in his sequel biography What God Desires. In What God Desires: The Story of the Center for Humanitarian Aid and Disaster Relief, Reverend Mettey shares a candid account of the struggles and successes the ministry experienced through a ten-year span.
Are Not My People Worthy - the Story of Matthew 25: Ministries
By Wendell Mettey
Price: Free! Words: 31,920. Language: American English. Published: July 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In a world filled with terror and strife, we seek validation that we can make a difference. Wendell Mettey proves that when ordinary people do extraordinary things, it is possible to change the world. This book chronicles the growth of his organization, Matthew 25: Ministries, from a small suitcase ministry to an international humanitarian relief organization helping the poor worldwide.
The Book Of Abel
By Dora Okeyo
Price: Free! Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
I'm Abel. I'm twenty two years old. I'm a Father: Stacey's Father. And this is my story.
Minutes of Heaven Miles of Hell
By Mitch Webb
Price: Free! Words: 48,810. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
At age 20, Mitch Webb awoke from an alcohol-induced coma only to return to the demons that put him there. Webb continued to abuse drugs and alcohol to the point of dying twice before being revived by paramedics. Driven by some demon whom one can neither resist nor understand, Webb put his thoughts to paper intentionally while intoxicated to gain better understanding of chemical prison.
Time To Write: 2012 short story prize
By Yarra Bend Press
Price: Free! Words: 26,690. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » General
To celebrate NMIT’s centenary, the Bachelor of Writing and Publishing launched its inaugural Time To Write short story competition offering writers a chance to be published by NMIT’s Yarra Bend Press. In keeping with the centenary, the theme was TIME and we looked for 600 to 1000 word submissions from writers. Winners and selected shortlisted works have been published in this anthology.
Four with Friends & Years
By Joel R G
Price: Free! Words: 2,860. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: July 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A biography of four anonymous.
The Kindest People: Heroes and Good Samaritans (Volume 6)
By David Bruce
Series: The Kindest People: Heroes and Good Samaritans, Book 6. Price: Free! Words: 75,260. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
This book contains 250 stories about heroes and Good Samaritans.
Kill Machine
By Brian Williams
You set the price! Words: 1,530. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Poetry from all over the life span of one human machine as he kills day after day and doesn't really live life at all.
Adventure Travel - 16 stories from a world traveller hoping to provide little inspiration for your next travel adventure
By Ian Usher
Price: Free! Words: 36,030. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
When Ian Usher put his "life" up for sale on eBay in 2008, he had no idea where life's adventure was going to take him next. Asked many times in interviews, "What will you do once you have sold your life?", his usual glib response was, "Anything I like, really!" This book details a few of the amazing and unusual experiences found during two years of travel and adventure after the eBay auction.
Увидимся в Вашингтоне
By Tynchtykbek Zhanadyl
Price: Free! Words: 30,910. Language: Russian. Published: July 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Книга повествует о захватывающей истории любви Дастана и Севды, студентов по обмену в США, которая зарождается через их он-лайн переписки во время учебного года. Запретная любовь, особенности культур, приключения в Америке, горечь утраты близкого человека, взаимоотношения друзей и членов семей, виртуальный мир, переплетенный с реальной жизнью легли в основу книги.Могут ли Дастан и Севда быть вмест
So Wise, So Young - Gareth Jones, Journalist.
By Gareth Huw Davies
Price: Free! Words: 7,710. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
Jones, 13 August 1905 – 12 August 1935, was a Welsh journalist, murdered one day short of his 30th birthday by bandits in China. In his short career he filed more international scoops than most of his contemporaries would deliver in a lifetime. This monograph describes a flight he took with Hitler.
Grandma's Motorcycle
By Carlene Eye
Price: Free! Words: 1,100. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
0.75 star(3.67 from 3 reviews)
My Motorcycle describes a grandmother's humorous and unsuccessful attempts to ride a motorcycle. Even after professional lessons and assistance from motorcycle cops, the skill to stay upright eludes her. After a thousand miles of falls, road rash, and burns, the grandmother reflects on her failure.
The Lessons of Sport
By T.V. LoCicero
Price: Free! Words: 6,870. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
With the death of an old friend, Hall of Fame athlete Dave DeBusschere on a street in Manhattan, I found myself ruminating on the strange uses we make of the relentless world of sport.
Selling the Bison
By T.V. LoCicero
Price: Free! Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A few decades back, when I was divorced, broke and living in a cramped abode fashioned from a two-car garage, the job promised good money and flexible hours. All I had to do was get through a two-day training session.
The Greening of Gavin - My First Year of Living Sustainably
By Gavin Webber
Price: Free! Words: 14,950. Language: Australian English. Published: June 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
0.75 star(4.83 from 6 reviews)
As he walked out of the cinema, Gavin knew that his life would change forever. It was the impact of a documentary that kicked him into action, whereby he decided to lower his family's impact on the planet, in the attempt to live a more sustainable lifestyle. This is the story of his first year of 'The Greening of Gavin'.