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Reluctant Witness Caring for Dad on His Journey Home
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,650. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Biographical
After Dad’s Alzheimer’s dementia diagnosis, I became his caregiver. This book comes from diary entries and others’ experiences of providing care for loved ones. Some is fiction, most is true. Keep an open heart as you journey with Ernest and Eartha Rose through the tough times--confusion, resistance, and pain--of caregiving, along with the good times, moments of love, joy, and peace.
Say Yes On Saturday: Based On A True Story
Pre-release—available November 10, 2017. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 80,580. Language: English. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
This is a thoroughly engaging coming-of-age story about love, adventure, and discovery.
You'll Eat Worse Than That Before You Die- An Anthology of Family, Friendship and Food
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,390. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » History
This book is your intimate dining experience with award-winning Australian writers. Taste Tim Tams in Thailand, catch a meal from a window in Cyprus, discover delicate differences in a large family, learn how to wrap bakcang, discover why broken biscuits are so addictive and how to plan your lunch outing at a wake. But most of all, learn why 'the language of love should always be food'.
Go Ask Your Father: One Man's Obsession with Finding His Origins Through DNA Testing
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 59,030. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Parenting » Fertility and Conception
Shortly before his father's death, Lennard Davis received a cryptic call from his uncle Abie, who said he had a secret he wanted to tell him one day. When finally revealed, the secret--that Abie himself was Davis's father, via donor insemination--seemed too preposterous to be true. Born before the wide use of such technologies, Davis was filled with doubt about the truth.
Big Fish to Rubber Ducky
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,450. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Big Fish to Rubber Ducky is about mateship; the kind of mateship that is fundamentally male. The kind that must compete, constantly, whether it's in business or on the road or at the helm of a three-tonne steel houseboat on a fast-flowing river. The kind that has women everywhere shaking their heads, and wondering... Do boys ever really grow up?
My Cancer Has Many Faces
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,900. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
As a busy single mother, leasehold manager, and law student, Alero Dabor at first thought the exhaustion that plagued her through the summer of 2006 needed no further explanation. But a chance examination lead to a diagnosis of breast cancer. Through journal entries, Alero explores the many faces of her cancer from the initial shock at her diagnosis until she takes command of her treatment.
Idiots & Children
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,410. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Award-winning humorist Diana Estill delivers twisted tales of past and present. Having grown up with an absent-minded father and a mother who refused to wear—but nevertheless tried to sell—beauty products, Estill drolly recalls her childhood angst and confusion. The author’s keen observations about life and family consistently hitting the comedic bull's eye.
Starting to Frame–a memoir
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 92,630. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
Growing up in post WW II Sheffield, England, Roger Gordon's once close-knit family begins to fragment. He is forced to confront stigmas of the day: divorce, marital infidelity, and mental illness. Cast against news events of the day, using humor, this book is about the futility of family feuding, the need to be loved, the power of forgiveness, and the imperative to address mental illness
It's About Living
Series: Durham Editing and E-books Anthologies 2014. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,120. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
A small collection of big hearts including Carl “Papa” Palmer, Chantal Bellehumeur, Connie Langhorst, Duane L. Herrmann, James Penha, Julia Rose Grey, Linda Harris Sittig, Myra Biernat Wells, Pat Romito LaPointe, Patricia D’Innocenzo, Susan M. Tyrrell, April J. Durham, and Patrick Durham.
Simple Man
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 98,410. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
Learning to live without a father, from generation to generation.