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Sliding Down A Rainbow
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,720. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This intensely moving autobiographical account of Chantelle Gerber Coleman's childhood and upbringing in South Africa can bring tears to the eyes - but her sheer strength of will and determination to overcome obstacles is enough to dry them again.
The Celebration of Johnny's Yellow Rubber Ducky
Price: Free! Words: 16,780. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Coming of age
As much as Johnny tries to run from it, fate always manages to catch up to him, and this time, one day after his graduation from Oxford, fate throws a yellow rubber ducky into his life in a strange attempt to help him refocus his decisions and reroute his future. Will Johnny attempt to trust fate and accept its guiding hand, or will he drudge up the past and try running from it again?
Яблуневий сад на краю лісу
Price: Free! Words: 9,400. Language: Ukrainian. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Values & Virtues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
У цій невеличкій оповіді короткими штрихами змальоване дитинство та подальша доля юної Оленки, яку доля звела з стареньким дідусем та його яблуневим садом, на краю лісу. В творі піднімаються питання неповторності дитинства, труднощів, які виникають у молодшого покоління під час перехідного віку, важливість природи для людського існування та дружби, що проходить крізь роки.
One Young Fool in Dorset: The Old Fools Prequel
Series: Old Fools. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,760. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015 by Ant Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
So how did it all begin? What happened before Victoria met Joe and they embarked on their crazy life in Spain? This light, airy and charming story is the delightful prequel to Victoria Twead’s "Old Fools" series. Her childhood memories are vividly portrayed, leaving the reader chuckling and enjoying a warm sense of comfortable nostalgia.
Up In Smoke
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
"It didn’t go ‘boom’ the way a lot of people think it would have." Part of John Anson's Misanthropic Apathy & Chronic Disillusionment series.
Ностальжи
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 57,540. Language: Russian. Published: July 5, 2015. Categories: Essay » Author profile
Эссе, новеллы, о детстве, о прошлом, как жили в СССР.
Michelle: Someday She'll Find Home
Price: $1.46 USD. Words: 48,010. Language: British English. Published: July 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational
Her earliest memory was the rough feeling of the thin, tattered piece of material she had been wrapped in before being abandoned on the floor of a phone box on a deserted, dark street. The small child’s discovery by an off-duty nurse named Judy begins the heart-warming story of a girl orphaned at the age of two, and her journey through life as she searches for who she is and where she belongs.
Monkey Bars
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,380. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mashups
On the precipice between salvation and ruin, an unnamed man sits alone in a parked car, waiting for something to happen. Reminiscing about the good old days will only take him so far. It's up to him - and only him - to choose his fate.
The Maister
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 17,190. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2015 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Jean Borthwick and her brother should have enjoyed a happy childhood.Their Father would beat both them for the smallest offence. Somehow both Jean and her brother survived their years of terror to become happy and successful adults, but the shadow of those years will never go away. This is Jean's moving account of a childhood haunted by fear.
Рассказы из будущего
Price: Free! Words: 33,800. Language: Russian. Published: June 16, 2015 by Ringing Cedars Publishing House LLC. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
В сборник «Рассказы из будущего» вошли истории-проекции будущего России, а также мира будущего в целом, взятые из глав книг Владимира Мегре серии «Звенящие кедры России». Главы сборника повествуют нам о силе человеческой мечты, о любви, о совершенстве человека и о прекрасном будущем, которое для всех возможно.