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Dust
By Evan Lewis
Price: Free! Words: 2,970. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2013. Category: Fiction
A short story of pronounced madness in a modern, mechanical world. A solitary night watchman at a museum faces his own inadequacy when compared with the museum's security system. As he sinks into depression and alcoholism, a woman appears, seemingly from nowhere, and plucks the watchman from despair in order to further her own otherworldly hobby.
George Washington Keefe Of The Washington Nationals
By Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
George Washington Keefe was a less than average pitcher for the Washington Nationals during the first seasons of the National League club's 19th century existence, 1886-1889. He established records for most walks in an inning in 1887. Mostly disappointing, but sometimes brilliant, he was 5'8" and left-handed. On one occasion in 1889, he outdueled Hall of Fame, New York Giants pitcher Tim Keefe.
The Cat Years: How My Cat Soulmates Saved Me
By Marie Symeou
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,990. Language: British English. Published: February 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
While still grieving after the loss of her father, cat lover and author Marie Symeou decides to rescue a kitten from an animal shelter. But it turns out that the beautiful kitten actually rescues her. Well, in fact, they rescue each other. Inspired by her new muse, Marie decides to write an inspirational memoir sharing her memories of her beloved cats both past and present - her soulmates.
Not a Victim... But a Survivor
By Melody J. Laughlin
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,760. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
This series includes two books about the childhood and young adulthood for a girl named Sarah. Sarah is a child abuse, and child sexual abuse survivor, that longs for a normal life. Read how she fights against her abusers and triumphs.
The Immortal Alcoholic's Wife
By Linda Jane Riley
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 67,900. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
The journey from childhood to the present of a woman who becomes the caretaker of her estranged alcoholic husband. She believes he is dying and gives him a soft place to die. As she waits, she begins to believe he is immortal. This book is a roadmap through the maze of alcoholic insanity. It contains easy to understand medical information; humorous scenarios; family dynamics;and a bit of romance.
A Medical Exam
By Zvi Zaks
Price: Free! Words: 2,960. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Category: Fiction
Donald Farber, MD, is a specialist in Mesmor therapy. He hates it, even though it's an effective treatment for neurosis. Now, what should he do about his own neurotic problems?
My Drinking Isn't A Problem
By Susan Jane Smith
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,040. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
One of the saddest situations in counselling that I experienced was when a couple came in to my office with one of them saying he/she drinks too much. The other person would exclaim "My Drinking Isn't A Problem!". It usually became apparent that it was one of the problems the couple were struggling with in their relationship. An alcoholic's prime relationship is with the alcohol not a person.
It's A Silver Lining
By Bart Mahrer
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 19,990. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
IT'S A SILVER LINING is more than an inspirational book, it is about how to seek and discover the perfection and beauty in all events in our lives (even the seemingly bad). The author uses his life as an example walks the reader through joy, sadness, tragedy and betrayal and is able to assist everyone to see that even in the worst of times, the “seemingly bad” is always in our best interest.
My Name is Frankie
By Tristi Pinkston
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,360. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
Frankie Maio was never expected to amount to much. The oldest son of an alcoholic, it was no surprise when he turned to alcohol as well. Forty-seven years of heavy drinking and drug abuse should have been the end of him ... but Frankie's mother believed in miracles, and that's what Frankie got.
Ransom Seaborn
By Bill Deasy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,880. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Category: Fiction
It's Dan Finbar's freshman year and he's struggling to find his proper place in Harrison College. When he finally breaks through into the world of notorious loner Ransom Seaborn, their friendship is brutally cut short, leaving Finbar with nothing but Ransom's old leather journal.