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The Alchemists: Thomas Charnock
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Price: Free! Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Intended to be the first in a series of short publications dealing with alchemy and the alchemists this is the biography of Thomas Charnock (1524,6 - 1581)
Reflections...Tales from Nanna
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Price: Free! Words: 24,400. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Ms Canning has already published on Smashwords her searing account of deceit and betrayal in the memoire A Tree Change…at any age—and the risks/rewards of meeting a man on the Internet. Now we have a chance to discover a little more about this writer’s background and experiences, through short stories, poems and reflections written over four decades.
Eli Record Eli Queen
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You set the price! Words: 3,340. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Maybe in some way or fashion, for some reason I think I walk the harder roads and make things harder on myself through personality choices and stupid mistakes as I go forward to my goals to prove to myself that I am the person I have always thought myself to be… that or I’m just a fucking idiot. C.
25 Years in the Rearview Mirror: 52 Authors Look Back
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Price: Free! Words: 30,090. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Category: Essay » Literature
(4.60 from 5 reviews)
Inspired by Stacy Juba's bestselling novel Twenty-Five Years Ago Today, this collection of poignant and uplifting essays is the perfect book to enjoy over your morning coffee. Read about school days, quirky jobs, romance, raising a family, hard times, the writing journey, and much more in these slice of life vignettes from 52 writers. Reflect upon the small defining moments that shape your life.
Hungry Minds
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Series: Short Stories from "Things That Go Bump In My Head", Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 1,150. Language: American English. Published: July 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
"Hungry Minds" is a very short autobiographical tale about bullying, reading, and what lies in the heart of a writer: especially a very young one. In the brief essay, the writer discusses awkward and painful experiences related to entering Junior High School. It is written from the perspective of a literate seventh grader and is appropriate for younger readers
The G 5.0
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Price: Free! Words: 7,280. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
This book concerns THE POLICE and how to deal with them.I share my personal stories of the repercussions of being on the wrong side of the law. The criminal record, the employment factor, finances, prison and even death, stem from bad choices and police involvement. I also include snippets of actual letters sent to me from people I know who were in the pen. See the real side of it. Avoid the life.
Ludwig van beethoven
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Price: Free! Words: 780. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
(5.00 from 1 review)
this is about beethovens life, from his birth to his death. he was truely a magnificent person and an extraordinary musician.
Letters To God
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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
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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
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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.
JenTil
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Price: Free! Words: 4,600. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking
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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
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Price: Free! Words: 30,770. 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
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Price: Free! Words: 36,460. 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.
Deployment Kosovo
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You set the price! Words: 71,040. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
In 1999, Serbia attacked Kosovo with genocide its goal. KFOR (Kosovo FORce - coalition NATO peacekeepers) had brought peace before I deployed there with the US Army. I spent my free time exploring.
The Book Of Abel
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Price: Free! Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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
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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
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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
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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)
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Series: The Kindest People: Heroes and Good Samaritans, Book 6. Price: Free! Words: 78,630. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
This book contains 250 stories about heroes and Good Samaritans.
Kill Machine
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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.