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The Crush
By Tracy James Jones
Price: Free! Words: 1,570. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2013. Category: Fiction
This short-short romance story was originally written and posted on my blog in early September 2011.
But I Did Everything Right
By Jenna Gensic
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,670. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
This collection of personal essays on prematurity reveals one mother's experience coping with the extremely premature birth of her first son, Mikan, who weighed a mere 1 lb. 12 oz.
The Old Man in the Bag and Other True Stories of Good Intentions
By Ted Wells
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,490. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: January 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
This collection of true short stories (with old photographs and letters) is about a young American couple who spend two years in a tiny village of grass huts helping very poor Ethiopian farmers establish a new town in the lowland jungle of Ethiopia’s Rift Valley. The stories are about how life choices are never black and white and even selfless good intentions can sometime have a serious downside.
Bride Price
By Ian Mathie
Series: African Memoir, Book 1. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 69,030. Language: British English. Published: January 19, 2013 by Mosaique Press. Category: Nonfiction
A tale of intrique and ingenuity set in Africa, Bride Price tells the true story of Ian Mathie and his foster daughter, Abélé. When a hated and feared man demands to marry Abélé, Ian is forced to rely on his wits and courage to find a way within the rich traditions of the area to set a fair 'bride price' that the man would refuse to pay. Beautifully written with sensitivity and authenticity.
What I Think
By B.Z. Niditch
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 8,110. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2013 by The Moon Publishing & Printing. Category: Nonfiction
A memoir of the poet's life. How he felt about everything and how he was so different from other people.
The Way It Was
By Daphne Olivier
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,930. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013 by Melange Books, LLC. Category: Nonfiction
The Way it Was gives a vivid account of growing up “Poor-White” in South Africa during the first half of the Twentieth Century. Scandals in the family, camping trips in the company of happy-go-lucky relatives, learning about sex, blind dates, family quarrels and an unconventional wedding make this an extraordinary and poignant coming-of-age story.
Elusive Little Sucker - My Entirely Too Long and Totally Circuitous Search for Happiness
By Anne Riley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,130. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
So, you and I are having coffee in a little café off the main street in town. The conversation meanders as it always does between friends. We talk about our kids and our jobs and our husbands. And somewhere in one of those lulls of companionable silence, I spill a secret that I have kept hidden for the longest time. I have been unhappy my whole life, I tell you.
Red Lipstick and How It Saved My Life My journal from the year I was crazy
By Amanda Snyder
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 40,300. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
One woman's story of her journey to sanity with a little help from the cosmetics aisle.
Trees In My Life
By Jerome Francis Lusa
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,850. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
This short memoir is a homage to the trees that I have touched and that have sustained me.
My Life as an Elton Fan
By Ronald Rosenthal
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,840. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
I wrote this book for Elton fans and anyone who enjoys Elton John's music. This book includes some amazing stories I experienced as an Elton fan and some sureal life experiences too. A story of action packed drama and exciting concert events that I experienced... Including when Elton actually spoke to me.