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Whisper
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 72,290. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Alternative family
Jennifer follows her father as he moves their family through assorted university teaching positions and wives. As the women come and go, many leaving him with custody of their children, it is Jennifer who remains his constant companion. But the years of chaos take their toll and when she learns the price her youngest sister has paid for family, she must choose whom to protect and whom to abandon.
High Country Headwaters: An Anthology
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,730. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - multi-author
In this collection the reader will find an intriguing variety of writings, some poignant and personal, others humorous or elegant--a collection of brief delights and moving moments. The anthology ranges from scary ghost stories to hilarious mishaps, from sentimental reminiscences and lyrical verse to romance and mysteries.
Sons of Suicide
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 69,430. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An insightful, viscerally emotional memoir, Sons of Suicide relates the story of a young man’s life after losing his Mother to suicide—and succeeding, in spite of experiencing one of the most devastating tragedies known to man.
A World Torn Asunder: The Life and Triumph of Constantin C. Giurescu
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 143,560. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2012 by Bettie Youngs Book Publishing Co.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
A biography of Constantin Giurescu, Romania’s leading historian who in a war-torn Romania is confined to the notorious Sighet penitentiary. His diary was put in a glass jar, buried, then smuggled out by Dr. Paul E. Michelson—who does the FOREWORD for this book). An account from the turn of the century to the fall of Communism, the sellout of Eastern Europe and finally, the rise of modern Romania.
Hello My Sin Is: & Other Taboos Writer's Shouldn't Discuss
Price: Free! Words: 21,380. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
On the verge of social isolation, a once-conceited starving artist is confronted with his shadow-self and, as he chronicles the gritty journey into his soul through a collection of personal essays, he begins to examine his sins. Discovering his truths, he finds the courage to adapt to change and in the process stops his pride from consuming him, and ruining not just his work but also his life.
My Wholly Heartbreaking Heretic
Price: Free! Words: 36,800. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Part Two in The Duck and The Doe series. Takes place in the 1970s in the American West, where two immortals with a complicated relationship are invovled in a complicated plot to exploit hippies.
Kickstart My Heart
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 72,770. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A Carnival of Dating Disasters: An hilarious, raw account of separation and divorce en route to new love.
To Hellas and Back
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 90,620. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
My Modern-Day Greek Tragedy: A funny, moving true story of a woman following the love of her life to the ends of the earth, only to lose her mind!
3mph: The Adventures of One Woman's Walk Around the World
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 134,420. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Polly Letofsky left her Colorado home and headed west across 4 continents, by foot, to become the first woman to walk around the world. As an awareness campaign for breast cancer, strangers welcomed her into their homes and the world embraced her. But when 9/11 flung us all into world history she found herself navigating a vastly changing world.
The Lost Society: The Prison Memoirs of Tyreese Malloy
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 66,020. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Taoist
Over the course of 22 months in state prison and county jail, King Thai documented his experience in journal entries, philosophical essays, and poems. He offers an intimate look into the mind of a prisoner, the horrendous conditions of modern day chattel slavery (aka the Prison Industrial Complex),religion, and Hip Hop culture.