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Homeless at Age 13 to a College Graduate: An Autobiography
Price: $20.00 USD. Words: 20,010. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
At age 13, I ended up homeless in Washington, DC with no family. I left a homeless shelter in 2009 to attend college in Raleigh, North Carolina after earning my GED. I became a 4.0 student while serving as SGA President and was recognized by the United States of America's Interagency Council on Homelessness before graduating Magna Cum Laude from Saint Augustine's University on May 5, 2013.
Kernow & Daughter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 167,680. Language: British English. Published: December 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
A disobedient daughter is sharper than a serpent’s tooth—and often more successful. Jessica Kernow, a daughter among three brothers, has always had to fight her corner – especially when, in 1900, she wants to go into the family business, against her father's desire for her to marry. But when she and Cornwallis Trelawney concoct a fake engagement, they both get more than they bargained for.
The Shuttle to Love
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 3,070. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
This story is about near misses. Have you ever felt like you have met your possible future husband, wife or partner and failed to act? Is there an opportunity at your door now that you hesitate to take? If you answered yes to any of the above question, you will enjoy reading, ‘The Shuttle to Love.'
Concho
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,810. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
West Texas 1873-4. Bob Guthrie wants to leave trail driving and become a gentleman rancher on the Concho River. Matt Altmann, young German engineer and son of a prince, wants Bob's land to build a dam. Both men underestimate the other's determination, and both misjudge the hardships. Their odyssey across the Texas plains reaches into the soul of each man to finds something good...eventually.
Counterpointe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,210. Language: American English. Published: July 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Art, science, love and ambition collide as a dancer on the verge of achieving her dreams is devastated by an injury.
Big Cypress
Series: Mitt Stone, three. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,580. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
BIG CYPRESS is a Western historical fiction story set in East Texas 1870, Curly Smith is a minor character in Denzel Holmes' HORSE THIEF and the LADY, the first of his MITT STONE series. In BIG CYPRESS Curly is the toughest deputy sheriff in Texas.
The Horse Thief and The Lady
Series: Mitt Stone, one. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,580. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
First of the three Mitt Stone series of Western novels. Texas 1860's action, suspense and resolution with engaging characters and interwoven plot. Mitt Stone's ambitions override common sense as he pursues his dreams and flees a posse aboard his black stallion Rambler.
Passion and Pain (Dancers and Divas #1)
Series: Dancers and Divas, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 87,510. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
A mature young adult contemporary romance set in a New York Performing Arts School. Tenacious hip hop dancer, Elena, and her best friend, carefree actor, Sebastien, find that the obstacles to their dreams of success are not only talent and hard work, but jealousy, betrayal and heartbreak.Elena and her eclectic mix of friends experience love, lust, hope, fear, failure, friendship and loss.
Train Your Will
Series: Mental Revolution. Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 44,500. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Applied psychology, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Erik Oestenkjaer is one of the world's leading sport psychologists and mental coaches, and in this book, he draws from his more than 35 years of experience with optimization and development of the will and willpower. TRAIN YOUR WILL is aimed not only at top athletes and sportsmen, but for all, who want to develop themselves and even surpass themselves.
Ambition: Win At Living
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 43,070. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
Truly motivating and inspiring, Ambition opens the readers' eyes to an entirely new life that has always been within their reach, helping them put their dreams and goals into perspective to pursue them relentlessly. You will discover that all your life's ambitions are not so unreachable anymore and that you have the means to win at living. This is a must-read that everyone wouldn't want to miss.