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A Daughter of the King
Price: Free! Words: 43,210. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2018 by White Tree Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
There are the usual misunderstandings in the small village of Royden, but one year they combine to cause serious friction. An elderly lady, the embodiment of kindness, is turned out of her favourite pew by the new vicar. This is a very readable romance from 1909, with many twists and turns. It has been lightly abridged and edited. A story in the style of Margaret S Haycraft.
I Stole You: Stories from the Fae
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 27,560. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2017 by Handtype Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Literary collections » Gay & lesbian
You might get stolen too. In these wide-ranging stories told from the perspectives of a Thai ghost, an Irish fairy trapped in a dog’s body, a crow fae, an Icelandic birch tree elf, a dream thief, and other shapeshifting creatures, Kristen Ringman examines whether these fae would love a human or kill them after a close look into their hearts.
Jackboot Camp
You set the price! Words: 970. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
What happens when a certain group of people are rounded up and locked in a concentration camp half the size of Western Australia? The world's entire group of certain type of undesireables locked away just because they have a certain disability that no one wants? Yet something is brewing to break out of the imprisonment they so long endured, to claim freedom for themselves. Will they claim it?
Legislación sobre discapacidades, con concordancias
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,460. Language: Spanish. Published: July 5, 2017 by Universidad de Los Hemisferios (Quito, Ecuador). Categories: Essay » Legal, Essay » Political
Tenemos aquí un espléndido compendio de la normativa ecuatoriana aprobada para ayudar a la gente que sufre discapacidad en todos los aspectos posibles: tributarios, crediticios, de seguridad social, de movilidad y tránsito, de educación especial, en becas y bonos, para evitar la discriminación y fomentar el empleo, entre otras. Además consta aquí la normativa internacional relacionada con el tema.
All Wheel Drive
Series: Bluewater Bay. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 86,400. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2017 by Riptide Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Healey Holly is battered, depressed, and looking to go to ground in his childhood home. He wants to rent the garage apartment, but it’s Diego Luz’s place now, and the last thing Diego wants is to share it.
And Don't Bring Jeremy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,200. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2017 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Special Needs, Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / Baseball & Softball
Sixth-grader Adam Krasner wishes every family decision wasn’t based on his brother Jeremy and Jeremy’s problems. The Krasners have even moved to a new town because it has a great school system for kids with disabilities. If only Jeremy didn’t always act so goofy. And if only their mother didn’t insist that both brothers be placed on the same Little League team...
Oli's Schizophrenia
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,560. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
This is an introduction to schizophrenia, describing the specifics of the disease and giving an account of the impact on one individual and his family. Chapters alternate between detailing the disease and recounting the story of the onset and progress in Oli over the first seven years, and what the future may be. The criteria for diagnosis are given and treatment options are discussed.
The Light at the Center of Pain
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,100. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Pain management, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing
Messages of hope and renewal for people in chronic pain. The Light in the Center of Pain is a collection of essays based on popular posts from The Pain Companion Blog. Both philosophical and practical in nature, they provide insights, meditations, and sage advice on living with chronic pain.
The Blind History Lady Presents: Pauline Gomez, The Little Teacher With The Big Heart
Series: The Blind History Lady Presents. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,600. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography
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From a single-parent home came a young woman who would not let others’ misplaced kindnesses keep her down. Family and friends all praised Pauline for her intelligence and hard work, but when it came to providing her with a chance at a job, well that was another thing.
In Praise of Weakness (with a Foreword by Matthieu Ricard)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 21,120. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2017 by Upper West Side Philosophers, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Inspirational
The first and only major philosopher in history to be born with cerebral palsy, A. JOLLIEN tells the story of how he grew up in a home for the severely disabled and was destined to roll cigars; how he found philosophy, which changed his life forever, helping him to confront his fate, endow it with meaning, and - against all odds - turn his disability into a source of strength and creative energy.