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My Oldest Memory
By Stacy Sorrells
Price: Free! Words: 1,010. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2009. Category: Nonfiction
This writing sample is in the form, “Child as the narrator" I have a new appreciation for the memories that young children make and keep. This is my actual memory from when I was 20 months old. A great read for anyone who dares to underestimate the memory retention of infants and toddlers. For adults 18+ for drug reference.
Never Trust a Goat
By Tracy Farr
Price: Free! Words: 18,110. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2009. Category: Nonfiction
"Never Trust a Goat" is a collection of 23 humorous essays written by columnist Tracy Farr. Follow along as he discovers why goats prefer chocolate cake over grass; why French women never exercise and remain skinny; as well as why the world would be a better place if more people played the banjo!
Victorian Drug Fiends - Classic Tales of Opium and Hashish!
By Abe Aaronson
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 106,910. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2009 by FishesEye Publishing. Category: Nonfiction
A collection of infamous classics of drug literature: short stories, hours of giddy entertainment: journalism, medical reports, poetry, visions, capturing the heady essence of Victorian drug culture. From the Romantic opium-eaters, to the Bohemian hashish fanatics. Narcotics, opium dens, dreamy afternoons and hedonistic nights of absinthe, reefer cigarettes and wild hallucinations!
So Much More Than A Game
By Julie Wyckoff
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 58,810. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
During one magical summer, a group of young boys played baseball with heart, spirit and joy, but not at the beginning of the season. Starting as a disparate group, some unhappy with being stuck with a woman coach, some battling their egos, some battling their confidence and some battling their fears, they grew into a team with purpose, and unity, and with a never quit attitude, and they had fun.
An Essay On Niggers and Squirrels
By Pegasus Books
Price: Free! Words: 9,260. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
An essay on the relationship between African American males and law enforcement, including insights on Rodney King, OJ Simpson and personal experiences of the author. An appeal to correct systemic wrongs and forge a new future.
An Essay On The Seven Year Hitch
By Pegasus Books
Price: Free! Words: 4,070. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
An Essay by Marcus McGee on the efficacy of long-term marriage in an impermanent society. Author proposes a seven-year term on marriage licenses in an attempt to save "the marriage institution" in America.
Nowhere Near Manhood
By Michael Mecherikoff
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 36,760. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
In his "laugh-out-loud" debut, author Michael Mecherikoff captures the timeless episodes of American boyhood—from bringing home a stray dog to discovering pornography, toilet-papering houses to underage drinking. With charm, wit, nostalgia, and humor, this book takes readers on an endearing and hilarious trip back in time to relive the joy, the pain, the danger and the laughter of childhood.
Haddish House -The Collection
By Beatrice Glugg
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,110. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2010. Category: Fiction
*An autistic child slipping away *A man who is facing a death sentence *The healing found in an odd piece of jewelry *A Halloween walk to remember *The memories of a home coming unraveled. *This is a collection of short stories that are a quick read but each is a pure joy! Enjoy and please review Happy reading!
Dark Reflection and Other Tales
By Richard Taylor
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 58,240. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2010. Category: Fiction
A collection of selected short stores and humorous essays by the author of Red Mist and The Haunting of Cambria featuring such titles as How Boring! I'm a Bore!, and I Predict the End of the World.
Dark Reflection and Other Tales
By Richard Taylor
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 58,240. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2010. Category: Fiction
A collection of selected short stores and humorous essays by the author of Red Mist and The Haunting of Cambria featuring such titles as How Boring! I'm a Bore!, and I Predict the End of the World.