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Honest Sid
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 68,850. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
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If you're going to live outside the law, you'd better be honest. This seeming paradox was the operating principle of Sid Probstein's life. Guileless and endlessly optimistic, he was known as Honest Sid around his stomping ground of New York's Broadway. Sid wasn't a tough guy, or even a bad guy.
H is for the Holy Natural
Price: Free! Words: 1,580. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Inspirational, Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
Pure magic. Heart. A mystic's homage to Oglala Lakota Sioux Medicine Man Black Elk and Enlightened Mystic Osho by Osho Rose. Sadhus of the East and shamans of the West share the secret that Nature leads humans into natural states of receptive holiness, without the command of any ideologies whatsoever. "H is for the Holy Natural" by Osho Rose, shows nature as a green cathedral of awe and beauty.
Athens, WI: The Place Where Time Stood Still
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 36,770. Language: American English. Published: June 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
The real power of memory lies in the richness of experience a town such as Athens offered. Daily we played, fished, swam and hung out together. We were inseparable from our friends. How often in any personʼs life does someone buried deep in your memory, someone you have not spoken to in five decades call to say, “Eddie! Remember me!”
They Don't Speak Spanish In Brasil
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,810. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A humorous look at working overseas. The author worked for two years in Brazil as an auditor for Ernst & Young, fka Ernst & Ernst. The book is a memoir and travelogue.The Foreword was written by Pele.
Mischief, Mayhem and NOT Burning the House Down
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,040. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Family / Siblings
There were three rules when I was growing up: Do not kill or permanently maim each other. When you make a mess, clean it up. Do NOT burn the house down. We usually tried to follow the rules, honest. But sometimes rules get a little bit bent. Okay a lot bent. Oh alright, they get downright broken! Join the Schofield children through the adventurous process of growing up.
Sullied Pajamas
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,270. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Women's sexuality, Essay » Sociology
Author's Note In my previous book along this vein, ISO (In Search Of): The Art of Dating, Relationships & Sex for the Discerning Lesbian, I hoped to provide insight and direction for newly out or young lesbians in the romantic terrain. In this volume, I share my personal experiences in traversing the same. I hope it will make you laugh, think, and commiserate.
Analekta
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,140. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - multi-author
Analekta simply means “selected things”. This anthology presents selections of written works that showcase the talented wordsmiths of Oregon’s Clackamas, Marion, Multnomah, and Washington counties. Discover those who chose to work within the techniques and conventions of both genre writing and poetry, and to serve as a portal to the countless worlds that words afford.
Mourning Has Broken
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,640. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Essay » Author profile
Giving herself a year of mourning after her sister's untimely death, the author goes about her life as memories and myriads of emotions assail her. Through it all, she explores the meaning of life and the changing of her beliefs, taking the reader through a journey of sorrow, grief, regret, joy and hope.
Dear Instant Family
Price: $6.75 USD. Words: 36,950. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Dear Instant Family is this widowed dad’s true story of what happened when 400 women responded to his personal ad in New York magazine seeking a wife and a mother for his young children. The memoir ranges from hysterically funny to desperately poignant as the author searches for happiness for himself and his kids. It includes some of the actual letters he received.
A Pat on his Back
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,490. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Like a lot of people I had a dream. To live in the sun and take life one small step at a time. Kick back, sit back, lie back, be an ex-pat on my back and watch the world go by. With our two trusty dogs, Harvey and Holly, the 'H' Team, my wife and I wanted to move from wet and cold Britain to Cyprus, land of the sun and a place where living would be easier... or so we thought.