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Study Guide - Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail (A BookCaps Study Guide)
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Series: Study Guides, Book 74. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,130. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Classics
If you need a quick refresher before your book club or if you just need a little more help, then this study guide is for you. This unofficial companion to Cheryl Strayed's "Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail" contains a chapter by chapter analysis of the book, a summary of the plot, a guide to major characters / themes, and more.
Somewhere Over the Rainbow, I've Lost My Damn Mind: A Manic's Mood Chart
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 69,680. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Somewhere Over the Rainbow will be the first humorous memoir about bipolar by a member of the Millennial Generation—today’s young adults. More than an account of coming to terms with a mental health condition, it’s a story of being young and feeling lost, dealing with heartbreak and still finding plenty to laugh about, no matter what happens.
Dragons and Butterflies 2: War With Her Father
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,220. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2012 by SDS Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
#2 in the Jean Ridgeway series from Marie Jensen. Jean's battle with her abuser becomes a war, & there can only be 1 winner. But in adolescence, she must also face family, boyfriend & school issues, deceit, jealousy, heartbreak & tragedy. In the end, her physical and mental well-being are threatened, as her visions of the future become as heart-wrenching as her experiences of the past & present.
The Worst Country in the World
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Price: $6.66 USD. Words: 90,310. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
In 1801 a Dorsetshire widow ups sticks and travels across the world with her five children to settle in a penal colony called New South Wales, then commonly regarded as the worst country in the world. Two hundred odd years later her descendant sets off to Australia to discover the story behind this extraordinary voyage.
Contrappasso Magazine, Issue 1: International Writing
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 47,990. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
CONTRAPPASSO is an independent biannual magazine of international writing published in Sydney, Australia. Issue 1 features James Crumley, Lester Goran, Floyd Salas, James Scott Linville, Noel King, Vanessa Berry, Mimi Lipson, Peter Doyle, and poetry by Elias Greig, Pip Muratore, Lindsay Tuggle, Tessa Lunney, Chris Oakey, Fiona Yardley, and Paolo Totaro.
The Coparazzi
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 75,710. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
In 1989 Patrolmen Vincent Casale was transferred to his dream assignment, The NYPD Movie Unit. The Unit was implemented to protect and assist the motion picture industry while they filmed on the streets of New York. Casale found himself smack in the middle. Lights! Camera! Action! Movie Stars! But were the stars in his eyes too bright?
Gift of the Dreamtime - Awakening to the Divinity of Trauma
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 43,740. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit
With a foreward by shaman Christina Pratt, in the second edition of this fantastical memoir, Harrell chronicles a modern shamanic journey from pain, to healing and accepting a calling to work as a soul healer of others. Groundbreaking at the time of its first publication in 2004, still no other modern shamanic work shares an experience of soul healing told from within the shamanic narrative.
Upwards Asphyxiation
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,700. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
As an adopted kid, I never fit in growing up. Being gay didn't make things much easier. Eventually I turned to drugs to numb my fears and hurt, which only made matters worse. Being stuck in addiction feels like hopelessy drowning; you can't catch your breath, and when there you have moments of clarity, all you want is to escape. This is my story on how I escaped.
An Ugly Secret
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,380. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The candid story of D.A. Ayer's struggle with Body Dysmorphic Disorder, also known as BDD.
A Father's Angels
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,580. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
John Waldron had not intended to hire an undocumented worker, or several for that matter, but he needed help with caring for his two young sons. In A Father's Angels, his affecting and redeeming tribute to four Hispanic women and their families, these illegal angels helped redirect the lives of a new father and his children and provided invaluable life lessons on the true meaning of family.