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Dancing with Elephants: Mindfulness Training For Those Living With Dementia, Chronic Illness or an Aging Brain (How to Die Smiling Book 1)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,930. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Want to enjoy the life you are living, even as you face major life challenges? When author Jarem Sawatsky was diagnosed with a terminal disease, he devoted his life to living well with major challenges. If you like touching stories, mindful wisdom, and a touch of irreverent humor, then you’ll love Jarem Sawatsky’s life-changing book.
My Mother's Houses
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 36,950. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Family / General
This is about houses, those that I've lived in, but it's also about schools, friends, sisters, my mother, my childhood. I've changed the names of streets, places and people.
That's Amore! Life With An Italian Father, Mother, and Uncles
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,810. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
A whimsical, winsome look at the ties that bind from Abruzzi, Italy to Ellis Island, two World Wars, the Depression, the turbulent 1960s and beyond. This candid, snug memoir features a unique blend of humor and pathos flavored with warmth, kindness and a generous dose of familial love. Penned long ago, the manuscript remained unpublished until the author's niece found it in an old filing cabinet.
A Potato in a Rice Field: A Year Living in Rural Thailand
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 143,080. Language: British English. Published: October 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
In 2015 my wife Fanfan and I moved to live in the small rural village of ‘Broken Road’ in Thailand’s rural northeast region, known for its seemingly endless landscapes of rice fields after rice fields. A 'Potato in a Rice Field’ then chronicles my integration into the close-knit family circle, the local temple, and the wider village community through images and snippets of daily life.
Thinking Fishing
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 29,400. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Reference
Always Wondering; Why? A new ebook, aimed at the angler that thinks about their sport... not about 'why we go fishing', but about 'why things work', and what to do when they don't. Partly a memoir, partly instructional, but always thought provoking, this is a book that should inspire anglers to think differently about their fishing, and maybe try something different.
Crushed Innocence
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 46,530. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General
An inspiring true story, Crushed Innocence: Journey into Promise, is a courageous memoir of a woman and her forty-year journey of redemption. It follows her life as a child growing up in a dysfunctional home with an abusive alcoholic father and a mother who should have protected her. This is a story of forgiveness and healing, and how God transformed a young woman and called her to be a missionary
Baghdad: The Final Gathering
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,710. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Middle Eastern, Fiction » Historical » General
"Wars, an embargo, and forbidden love in this once peaceful city..." With the drums of war just weeks away, Omar invites all those closest to his heart for lunch at his lavish villa overlooking the Tigris River of Baghdad. He can't help but smile at the faces that have graced his eventful life that spans from an interesting childhood, the two Gulf Wars, and the inhumane embargo
A Child's Christmas in the Rockies
Price: Free! Words: 2,590. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The snow shimmering on the high peaks was beautiful, but we didn’t know it. Shimmering is nothing to sliding or a new way of riding down the hills and across the snowpacked roads blown by the wind, drawn down the slopes, or hurled into the snow when we slipped. Let the grownups grouse around their stoves, we knew what winter was for. Sliding. Sliding and Christmas.
The Gospel According to Abraham: From Delta Boy to Tour Manager
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 64,810. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2017 by thewordverve inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Music » Music business
Going on the road with a bunch of talented musicians isn’t all glitz and glamour, says Paul Abraham, but a more enjoyable job would be hard to find. His memoir will take you behind the scenes, offering intimate details of the kind of life a roadie or a musician leads. But that’s not all. There is much more to Paul than his experiences as a tour manager. He has had a full and entertaining life, ind
The Best Fooling
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 115,690. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2017 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In this second volume Michael Bawtree recounts his experience as a new immigrant in Canada, and his first steps as a professional actor, a university instructor, a book critic and playwright. Michael's story gives us a picture of Canada's theatre activity in the sixties and seventies, with honest portraits of some of its most distinguished artists