Books tagged: real life stories

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Fall Line
By Marta Sprout
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,730. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2011 by StormRider Publishing. Category: Fiction
“The Bucket List” meets Ski Patrol in a deeply human story. Even heroes need rescuing – sometimes from themselves. High speed adrenaline junkies and the explosive world of first responders lead to a freak collision. SHORT NOVELS FOR BUSY PEOPLE, VOL. 3
Shirl's Shorts
By Shirley Hale
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,150. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Category: Fiction
You will find Shirl's Shorts filled with interesting stories often written with a little twist at the end. Some stories came from her vivid imagination and others have a hint of truth in them, yet are embellished for your entertainment. Following each story you will find a poem usually related to the story in some manner.
Item 21 And Other Stories From My Blog
By Bruce A. Borders
Price: Free! Words: 38,570. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
More than 60 short, true stories from the weekly blog of author Bruce A. Borders.
Queens Nurse to Godzone
By Christine Davies Curtis
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 37,130. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
Tales of real life district nursing in London in the sixties and New Zealand in the seventies. Follow Chris as she cycles round the rough streets of London and later drives around a large rural area, visiting her patients. There is pathos and humour.
View from the West Hill
By Mary Cook
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 52,650. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2013 and represented by Murdoch Matheson. Category: Nonfiction
Mary Cook's book of short stories are full of memories of a more gentle time in our history..an era called the Dirty Thirties. Cook transports us back to that time with humor and sometimes pathos, but always with a warmth unmatched by writings of that genre. She introduces us to characters, who turn out to be real people from her past; we can actually picture them romping through the pages.
Time to Blow out the Lamp
By Mary Cook
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 54,820. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2013 and represented by Murdoch Matheson. Category: Nonfiction
Mary Cook's book of short stories are full of memories of a more gentle time in our history..an era called the Dirty Thirties. Cook transports us back to that time with humor and sometimes pathos, but always with a warmth unmatched by writings of that genre. She introduces us to characters, who turn out to be real people from her past; we can actually picture them romping through the pages.
One For Sorrow Two For Joy
By Mary Cook
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 43,650. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2013 and represented by Murdoch Matheson. Category: Nonfiction
Mary Cook's book of short stories are full of memories of a more gentle time in our history..an era called the Dirty Thirties. Cook transports us back to that time with humor and sometimes pathos, but always with a warmth unmatched by writings of that genre. She introduces us to characters, who turn out to be real people from her past; we can actually picture them romping through the pages.
Drowning in the Shallow End
By Charlie Mellor
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 93,800. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2014. Category: Fiction
A darkly comic memoir about a secret obsession, revealing the depths to which people can sink, before they realise they’re in too deep. For years, all Charlie Mellor wanted was to meet the alluring Pennie Fenton. Unfortunately for him, this wish came true. Captivation with the corrupting Miss Fenton soon developed into an overpowering obsession which sent his life spiralling out of control.
The Wrong Side of a Frying Pan
By Troy Veenstra
Price: Free! Words: 1,630. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014 by Veenstra Publishing. Category: Nonfiction
It was the early summer of 1973, Paul McCartney had just released “Red Rose Speedway,” which included “My Love,” President Nixon had announced the resignation of Halderman, Ehrlichman, and my then 16 year-old mother was about to tell my grandmother about the coming of my birth...