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Of Water, Spirits, and Tequila Sunrise
By T. W. King
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,520. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2009. Category: Nonfiction
This piece of creative nonfiction details the author's journey through dissolution, the second stage of the alchemical process. Written as a blend of research and personal experience, it is meant both to entertain and enlighten.
Letting Go of Bad Habits
By D. Patrick Miller
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,590. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2009. Category: Nonfiction
This concise collection of helpful insights and creative advice from a variety of experts features 9 keys to letting go of bad habits... without the forceful exertion of "willpower."
How Cancer Saved my Life
By Michael McGarr
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,000. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2009. Category: Nonfiction
The book details one person's twenty year survival story of a life with multiple occurrences of Stage IV Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma. Mike McGarr details his journey from initial diagnosis, through two more recurrences and many late effects, into the unknowns of long-term survivorship with a candid story of the highs and lows of struggling not only with cancer, but also with alcohol.
Confessions of an alcoholic
By Pat Ritter
Series: Bundy Quicksilver, Alcoholism. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,630. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2009. Category: Nonfiction
Bundy Quicksilver is an alcoholic. He tasted his initial taste of alcohol at 12 years old. Before he knew what alcohol could do to him it was out of control. At 28 years his wife gave him an ultimatum 'if he didn't do something about his drinking she was leaving and taking the children'. He promised to never drink again. This is a story of how he overcome his alcoholism.
The World's Best Place Norway and the Norwegians
By Solveig Torvik
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,200. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
The United Nations says Norway is the world's best place to live. So what's it like to live there? Who are these people, and what are their civic and cultural values? An unblinking look at celebrated, and uncelebrated, aspects of this paradoxical socialist welfare state by a Norwegian-American journalist.
Practice Makes Perfect in Chemistry: Organic Chemistry
By John Parnell
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,450. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
One of the best ways to succeed in Chemistry is to practice taking real test questions. This volume contains 211 problems on Organic Chemistry divided into four chapters: Hydrocarbons, General Properties and Isomers, Other Organic Compounds and Organic Reactions. Try the problems. With a little Practice, Practice, Practice, you’ll be Perfect, Perfect, Perfect. Good Luck!!!
Practice Makes Perfect in Chemistry: Organic Chemistry with Answers
By John Parnell
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,750. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
One of the best ways to succeed in Chemistry is to practice taking real test questions. This volume contains 211 problems on Organic Chemistry divided into four chapters: Hydrocarbons, General Properties and Isomers, Other Organic Compounds and Organic Reactions. All answers are provided. Try the problems. With a little Practice, Practice, you’ll be Perfect, Perfect, Perfect. Good Luck!
Inside these Rooms
By Marion O. R.
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 41,730. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
This book opens the door to closed A.A. meetings just a crack while preserving the anonymity of the members. Its purpose is to let you get a taste of what happens in the meetings. You hear the exact words of the members as filtered through one set of attentive, loving ears. Stories and quotes from members of A.A. and Al Anon are woven together to give you a ring side seat at the meetings.
Hank
By Arch Montgomery
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 51,530. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2010 by Bancroft Press. Category: Fiction
Hank is a page-turning, contemporary coming-of-age story of growing up amidst the wreckage of a troubled family, an alien school, and a world otherwise booby-trapped with alluring but perilous possibilities. We see not just Hank's confusion and dismay, but his grit, his honesty, and his vulnerability. A real, raw, and rewarding story. Book one of the Gunpowder Trilogy.
The Jacket
By Janice Daugharty
Price: Free! Words: 3,990. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2010. Category: Fiction
Imagine that you, like the grandfather in this story, are confined to a wheel chair from which you watch your only grandchild--in this case a boy, "Butch"--repeat your past like a re-wound video. Already emotionally estranged from the child, who is completely in your care, you can only watch and wait and hope the video will end before you are forced to use the pistol next to your right hip.