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Portsmouth Square Stories: Tales of A San Francisco Childhood
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 64,060. Language: American English. Published: July 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Essay » Literature
A bricolage of childhood stories circa 1950 San Francisco. The nabe center is Portsmouth Square: beatniks, writers, Irish hookers, Negro evangelicals, WW II vets, cops, and Chinese families gather to sun and protect the sacredness of childhood as urban Tom Sawyers race cable cars uphill, catch crabs on the bayside, pick raspberries at Coit Tower, feed leaping sea lions, and such like mischief.
H is for the Holy Natural
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,580. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Inspirational, Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
Pure magic. Heart. A mystic's homage to Oglala Lakota Sioux Medicine Man Black Elk and Enlightened Mystic Osho by Osho Rose. Sadhus of the East and shamans of the West share the secret that Nature leads humans into natural states of receptive holiness, without the command of any ideologies whatsoever. "H is for the Holy Natural" by Osho Rose, shows nature as a green cathedral of awe and beauty.
The Ice Owl
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,260. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013 by Phoenix Pick. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Set in the same universe as Arkfall (although a totally independent story), The Ice Owl tells a tale capturing that moment when we start to lose our childhood…when we start to realize that our parents and the “grown-ups” are just as flawed as we are...everyone struggling to deal with their own demons.
Athens, WI: The Place Where Time Stood Still
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 36,770. Language: American English. Published: June 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
The real power of memory lies in the richness of experience a town such as Athens offered. Daily we played, fished, swam and hung out together. We were inseparable from our friends. How often in any personʼs life does someone buried deep in your memory, someone you have not spoken to in five decades call to say, “Eddie! Remember me!”
Charles Manson The Ancestry Of A Mass Murderer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
Numerous true crime books have been published about the crimes of serial killer Charles Manson. My ebook differs from these types of books. I have written about the maternal and paternal genealogy of Manson's biological father, his stepfather, and his mother. I hope that readers will enjoy finding out about his roots in Kentucky. His family history can also be traced to OH, NC, NY, WVA, and VA.
20 Poems About Nothing
Price: Free! Words: 1,830. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Twenty Poems written about various subjects. There are relations between them and they come from life experiences from childhood events to the pangs of adulthood. Are they about nothing? Maybe, but then again, maybe not?
From the Septic tank to St. Peters
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,990. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
An amusing glimpse into the hazardous and imaginative world of a child obsessed with all things dangerous. Exhausted guardian angels worked overtime to keep this restless soul from picking the locks on heaven's pearly gates, or perhaps blowing them up. Share the bizarre chain of events that were created and surprisingly survived by the author during his journey from early childhood to adolescence.
Nothing is Right
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 64,110. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Nothing is Right is a novel about not being able to be called autistic. Set in 1988, the year Rainman was on the silver screen, it follows Clay, a boy whose lack of intellectual disability disqualified him from an autism diagnosis under the standards of care of the time.
Boys Cry, Too
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,750. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2013 by Spero Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
A collection of 27 poems by author Bill Jutz, these express the pain and fear of a child with nowhere to turn. Drawn from his tortured childhood, these words come from Bill's weeping soul as it struggles to find peace four decades after he escaped the cycle of abuse. The reader will come away from this inspired to grow beyond the pain of his own past.
Activities for Young Adults
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,190. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family activities, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
If you are finding it hard to keeping your young adult interesting and out of trouble, you are not alone. Young adults when enjoying activities will learn how to develop a positive mind if they continue to stay active. When a child has nothing to do, they feel bored, which can lead them into trouble.