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No Girls Allowed
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,120. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In Hessville, Indiana, Kevin Blair learns that the girls around him are not all they seem to be as he finds himself in one disaster after another. When the onset of puberty strikes, he is left at the mercy of all things feminine and his naive view of the world; a cross between Curious George and Godzilla. A humorous recollection of events that made growing up in the Sixties so unforgettable.
How I Came to Be Here
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Series: Tokyo, From One to Infinity. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,600. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Take an ordinary Australian boy, add some breakfast cereal, send him to school, and see what happens… Was it fate that led me to become a permanent resident of Japan, or am I simply another example of permissive parenting gone wrong? One man’s story of how he became a pioneering, expatriate law professor in Japan despite having no family connections to this country.
The Laws of Gravity
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,990. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Punk
Author Lisa Ann Gallagher recounts her early adulthood in the Detroit Punk Rock scene of the 1980's-1990's.
The Evolution of Oneself: My Poetic Memoir
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,910. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
Poetry that is written from the heart shows one’s true emotions at a certain stage or day in a poet’s life. I chose these poems for my first book due to the ability that I can show my audience a deeper side of me that isn’t necessary portrayed on the exterior of myself on a day to day basis.
Strange Body
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,630. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
Memoir on a mothers journey through autoimmune disease in order to gain knowledge to educate her children later in life. Common Autoimmune Disease Questions Answered and the "Triggers" that cause them are covered in this book and so much more.
Laughter Tears Peace
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,110. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2014 by MoshPit Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Environmentalists & naturalists
This is the story of an activist, a sculptor, and a seeker of peace. Born in England in the 1940s, Tom Coley grew up without a father into a world he felt he had no place in. His life path took him through Australia and the world, from Tasmanian sheds to Vietnamese Agent Orange conferences, on a fascinating, amusing and relatable search through the world for peace and the perfect sculpture.
Bozo's Boy
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,650. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
What happened to the smartest kid in Colorado? He didn't grow up to be a rocket scientist! A humorous romp through fifties and sixties America.
Dianna's Rules
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,280. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014 by Beyond the Page Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
“She was the first woman I truly loved, and she exposed me to so many other firsts.”
The Life and Times of a 'Gotcha'
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,230. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: June 1, 2014 by The Manuscript Publisher. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Back in the 80s and 90s, when this book is set, a Gotcha was Dublin slang for a security guard. This book is based on actual events but "how much is true and how much actually happened? You wouldn’t believe me if I told you." Amid the boredom of a mind numbing job, sometimes emerged a madness and events which you really could not invent; you really just had to be there.
People Who Knew Jack-As Opposed to People Who Don't Know Jack
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,900. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I was inspired to recollect some of my acquaintances and life experiences and to record them in the form of an autobiography. My primary reason for undertaking this project was for my own satisfaction with the assumption that some family and friends might be interested in reading the book. Others may also find this book to be interesting and humorous.