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The Tin House
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 133,720. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012 by Derwent Press. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Inspirational
Life is unbelievably cruel to Tilly, a young girl orphaned at the age of 10—raised in a convent, then placed into service on a dairy farm. Tilly marries Jim, and together they raise 9 children. At the Tin House, where they live, friends and relatives gather for laughter, bonfires and games of rounder and tracking in the fields, the kettle is always on for a cuppa, and no one ever goes hungry.
Wake Up on the Right Side of the Bed
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 15,860. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
Thousands of people of all ages are frighten to get out of bed. Bullies at school, problems at work, family matters or battling an illness to name a few. This is a collection of inspirational short stories to motivate and condition your brain to think more positively. Reading a short story first thing in the morning will help create the armor needed to do battle. For ages 12-99
Upwards Asphyxiation
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,690. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Finally free to come up for air, I'm once again caught on something holding me under. I try to break free, but it's pulling me down. For what seems like the final time, the light slowly disappears as my body wrenches in attempted gasps for air. The freezing cold pours into my chest and I ache with it. No longer am I fighting for freedom. All I want is for the pain to stop.
Salvestrols. Nature’s defence against cancer: Linking diet and cancer
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 27,220. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
Salvestrols are a new class of natural compounds that have a pharmacological definition rather than a chemical definition. They are defined by the action of the metabolites produced when they are metabolised by the CYP1B1 enzyme in cancer cells.
Father
You set the price! Words: 77,280. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
From the moment Cole Montgomery stepped foot on the Hoffmans’ farm, he felt his energy soar. But when he shook his future father-in-law’s hand, Jack Hoffman’s life penetrated Cole’s consciousness with a series of images and intense feelings. As Jack becomes ill with cancer, Cole leaves his family law firm and moves to his in-laws farm where he seeks to find an alternative cure.
Gilda's Locket
Price: Free! Words: 14,850. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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When Gilda buys a locket for her birthday, she finds more than she ever dreamed of, literally. She soon discovers the locket is more than a piece of jewelry; it holds the power to let her relive her life in her dreams. What's left of her life quickly spirals out of control as she becomes ever more obsessed with the locket and the desperate need to relive the happiest moment of her life.
Murder in the Dorm
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,260. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
When a Mafia princess is found dead in her dorm room, her roommate Sabby, the daughter of Pakistani immigrants, is accused of murder. Both girls were in love with the same handsome student, and Sabby is an expert in poisons. As the story moves from Pakistan to Sicily to Hollywood, international vendettas, double-crosses, and surprises abound, involving even the President and the FBI Director.
Chicken Noodle Gravity
Series: The Lombard Alchemist Tales, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,210. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012 by ArtisticWhispers Productions, Inc. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Stephen got stoned to deal with the chemo, but it's his husband who really needs the drugs. After all, watching your partner of twenty years die of cancer can leave you courting bankruptcy. It can drive you to steal, or cheat, or look for hope in a can of chicken-noodle soup you bought from the demonic pawnbroker at a creepy old hock shop at the edge of nowhere. Incl. bonus story: Sleep, Walk
Another Chance at Life: A Breast Cancer Survivor's Journey
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,850. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the story of my 1998 breast cancer and mastectomy (with no reconstruction). The book deals primarily with the surprising emotional benefits I gained. The five appendices offer a wealth of practical information on risk factors for breast cancer, ways to help prevent it, and much more. "Beautiful, moving, informative, uplifting." "A terrific read – well-written, frank, and honest."
How Mom Survived Cancer
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 18,320. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health
This is a book about my healing journey. In it, I share the different things I did to survive and overcome my brain cancer so I could be there for my kids, husband and friends. My tumor disappeared and as of now I am cancer free. I wrote this as guide book to help other moms battling cancer. *How to keep a good attitude in the fight *Physical ways to fight the cancer *And much more