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The Seven Year Laowai
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You set the price! Words: 8,760. Language: American English. Published: October 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
An ESL teacher's recollections of the seven years he spent teaching English in Wuhan, China. From the alcoholism which led him there to the nasty power games that pushed him out, The Seven Year Laowai provides an unflinching look at the lives of ESL teachers in the smoggy never-never land of Wuhan, China.
Dread Diery: First Encounters
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,170. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Join ghost-tormented young girl Stephanie and beloved diary in this first chapter of a horror trilogy filled with heart-pounding terror and non-stop haunts as she embarks on her journey to regain her withering sanity and discover the purpose of her uncanny ability to see the dead.
Who Is Evelyn Dae? Volume 1
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Price: Free! Words: 11,580. Language: American English. Published: November 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Evelyn Dae has a secret she wishes she could run away from. Evelyn Dae has a past she cannot remember. Evelyn Dae has a boy she wants to avoid, but can't resist. Who Is Evelyn Dae? Find out in this illustrated tale that mixes her diary sketchbook entries with traditional storytelling.
Who Is Evelyn Dae? Volume 2
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,070. Language: American English. Published: December 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Rules are made to be broken, and when it comes to Oliver Knight, Evelyn is in way over her head. Standing on the precipice between land and sea, she's caught in a net of memories. Time is winding down, and she has less than an hour to decide her fate. Complete your voyage with the dramatic second half of Who Is Evelyn Dae?
Swinging on the Garden Gate: A Spiritual Memoir
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 63,600. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian
A woman's coming-of-age journey through the rugged landscape of Wales to the reflective quiet of a retreat center. Along the way she questions and explores the depth of her Methodist faith as she comes to terms with her bisexual identity. Andrew skillfully and seamlessly weaves the threads of spirituality, sexuality and the creative process out of the compelling events of her life.
The Narrow Road: An Adventure on the Lincoln Highway
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Price: Free! Words: 77,960. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
This book is not a history of the Lincoln Highway, nor is it a travel guide listing all the sites and attractions. Instead, this is a travel narrative in the tradition of "Travels with Charley.” John Jay Abbott’s journey is a combination of swashbuckling adventure as well as careful reflection and discovery. It reveals a portrait of America and Americans found along the Lincoln Highway.
Well Water Woman
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Series: Grandmothers, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,190. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic Studies / Asian American Studies
Well Water Woman is a personal narrative of a Chinese American female who explores and reconstructs her journey from girlhood to womanhood, piecing information from two generations of memories to weave the life and legacy of the paternal grandmother whom she has never personally met. This short memoir explores the inner workings of spirit through the cycle of birth, life, death, and eternity.
Echoes From An Unexamined Life
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 51,760. Language: American English. Published: January 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Friendship, love, regret, history, reflection...how many lives does it take to save just one? This is the question underlying Echoes From An Unexamined Life, a journey of spiritual humanism concentrated on the existent presence of our mortal lives and the connections we make over a lifetime.
Life Will Have its Way
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 49,510. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The lives of two women behind the Iron Curtain take an unexpected turn when they discover a young girl outside their building. The girl, who looks like she just stepped out of a photograph from the 40’s, offers little to explain who she is or where she came from. When events come together to reveal her true identity, pieces of a tragic past reemerge to alter the future of everyone involved.
Reconstructing Reality in the Courtroom: Justice and Judgment in American Culture
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,810. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Trial Practice
Coauthored by Martha S. Feldman, 'Reconstructing Reality in the Courtroom' is a classic study of the kind of questioning and argument that sways jurors, and a method of narrative and storytelling that frames credible factfinding. First published in 1981 and used frequently by scholars, students, lawyers and jury consultants, it is now presented in the 2014 edition with extensive new introductions.