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Getting Over, We Met, We Loved, We Divorced
By R.Bruce Ford
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,530. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
Getting Over is the story of a beautiful relationship that spun out of control. It exposes the emotional, mental and financial pitfalls that crept into my life. I discuss all the difficulties I experienced with myself, my friends and the reality that my life became. But, after all was said and done, I found a new life more fulfilling than ever before. This is the story of my success and happiness.
Nathaniel's Bloodline
By Peter Blakeborough
Series: The Asker Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 127,050. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2011. Category: Fiction
A novel about Australian First Fleet convicts and their families. Nathaniel's Bloodline is based on historical events in the earliest days of convict settlement in New South Wales. It is also about fair-dinkum Aussie battlers chasing their dreams, and running from gangsters and corrupt law men. Fast moving, gripping action with lots of twists and turns.
Triumph over Truancy
By George Cormier
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 19,430. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
A short story about being sentenced to a reform school for 6 months at age 15, penned at age 81 in 2010. The school no longer exists, with very little history until now. My book is now archived in the Chelmsford, MA library. The story covers how and why I was sentenced and my experiences while in there, how it profoundly affected my life, which just may affect yours. The year was 1944. Enjoy...
Daughters-in-Law Can They Get Any Worse?
By Rikilynn Thompson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,910. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
This book is a second of two books about horrible and idiotic daughters-in-law. These are not jokes, these unfortunately are true stories about terrible mothering and stupid things they say and do. We are sick and tired of hearing jokes about Mothers-in-law and this book shows that the reason many of us may be disillusioned with our daughter-in-law is totally substantiated.
Daughters-in-Law 2 Book Combo
By Rikilynn Thompson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,150. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
We’re tired of all the old mother-in-law jokes! We are fighting back. This is a 2-book set of true stories and comments from daughters-in-law to prove that we are not the ones to blame all the time. Some of us are stuck with the bottom of the barrel and they are making our lives, our son's lives and our grandchildren’s lives miserable.
A Petition to Magic
By Graham Downs
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,300. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: December 23, 2012. Category: Fiction
Queen Celeste rose to power a month ago, after the sudden death of her mother. When Marcus, a Virduran farmer, claims that his cow was stolen and brutally slaughtered by his neighbour, Queen Celeste agrees to hear the case personally. This is unheard of in Virdura, but Celeste is desperate to prove herself to her subjects.
Benny Kauff Baseball Phenom And Outcast
By Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,180. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
Benjamin Michael Kauff was a controversial major league centerfielder. He was only 5'8" but possessed tremendous hitting power, especially to right field in the old New York Polo Grounds. Heralded as the "Ty Cobb of the Federal League", he signed with the NY Giants in 1916.. Benny's career ended prematurely in 1920, after he was banished from baseball by Commissioner Kennesaw Mountain Landis.
The Mafia, Football Gambling and Len Dawson
By Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 7,520. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
Former NFL Quarterback Len Dawson is a controversial sports figure. A member of the National Football League Hall of Fame, he led the Kansas City Chiefs to victory in Super Bowl IV, in 1970. However, there are legitimate doubts about his complicity in "fixing" games between 1966-1970. He associated with gamblers. A Detroit grand jury named Dawson as part of a nationwide gambling scandal in 1970
The Tragic Life of Film Actress Lynne Baggett
By Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
Lynne Baggett was not a successful film star. The highlight of her career was a 1948 marriage to Hollywood producer Sam Spiegel. She played mostly uncredited parts in movies. Baggett experienced a spiral of despair which led to suicide in 1960. Like Marilyn Monroe pills were found close to her bedside. Unique to Lynne was her progressive disintegration after a car accident that killed a young man.
THROWN UNDER THE BUS: THE RISE AND FALL OF AN AMERICAN WORKER
By Teresa Zerilli-Edelglass
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 90,550. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
Workplace bullying meets government incompetence in the riveting, true story of a vivacious young woman's upwardly mobile crash and burn at the hands of a mean-spirited employer, who, for 19 years, relentlessly retaliated against their feisty adversary, driving her to the brink of a nervous breakdown. 'THROWN' is a story as frightening as it is enlightening. Read it - & be warned.