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The Deep Thoughts of Jim Emerton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,410. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2017 by Mereo Books. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Champion pigeon racer, lover of wild creatures and wild places, MENSA member, philosopher -in retirement Jim Emerton now devotes his time and energies to sharing his experiences, his observations and his expertise with others who share his interests and concerns. This is a collection of Jim's more philosophical writings.
100 Wild Mushrooms: Memoirs of the ‘60s
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,510. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Toni Home Perm, Flexible Flyer Snow Sled, Hula Hoop, Mercurochrome, Fishnet Stockings, Beatles, Mohair, Go-Go Boots, Aluminum Christmas Tree…and, the beat goes on. While the mushroom cloud of the Cold War hovered over us, my sister and I carried on as kids do regardless of world events. Feed your head my nostalgic recollections of growing up during the ‘60s counterculture.
Inspiring the Art of Living Well
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 29,060. Language: American English. Published: May 23, 2015 by Harvey S. Leff. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A collection of short stories written by residents of Willamette View, a non-profit retirement community in Portland, Oregon. The memories and events document happenings in the long personal and professional lives of residents, including childhood memories, remarkable coincidences, a phone call from the White House, analysis of the Nixon tapes, the naming of the Ebola virus, and more.
TALES FROM THE THARAVAD
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 31,980. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of racy,short stories based in the palm fringed state of Kerala,a state in India..Stories in this book range from descriptions of British planters in India , the non resident Indian who has come back to his home after working in the gulf ,to the paranormal , to the average postman,policeman and driver.
Looking Back with a Smile
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,170. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / general
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There's a chuckle on every page in this collection of brief, humorous anecdotes that take us on a merry romp through growing up during the 1930s and 1940s, the transitions from grade school to high school to college to the military, work, and finally, to marriage, kids and grandkids. On the way we also laugh about pets, secretaries, bugs in the BOQ, and many more stories told with wit and warmth.
Forty Short Stories to Read on a Plane
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 37,870. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
This collection of forty obscure tales automotive, travel and food tales came from life experiences a bunch of fellow travelers and my own travels. This first-edition covers themes including automotive, food, clothing and the grand world of travel. I hope these will make you smile, or even better laugh recalling incidents from your own life or family times. Look for Volume II coming soon!
Spilling Clarence
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 77,680. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
After a fire at the local pyschopharmaceutical plant, an ominous cloud spreads over the town of Clarence. Very soon, its inhabitants are flooded by their memories--some soothing, some terrifying, many bittersweet. In this witty and beguiling first novel, Anne Ursu introduces us to a variety of exquisitely-drawn characters and takes us on a journey into the heart of being human.
Stories from Things
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,350. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
This book shows the reader how to write his or her memoir in 10 simply described steps. It is about how to show and tell your story from that jumble of things that has been around you during your lifetime. Your things have stories to tell beyond the family photo album and the family tree. These items have stories and bring memories of family, travel, history, homes, holidays, and your journey.
The Quite Possibly Near Death of Hurol Davelrish: Part Three in the Narrative of John of Origin
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 61,010. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
When an arrogant stuntman, Hurol Davelrish, has a seizure during a stunt, he finds himself in the kingdom of Scalter, a land in which he is king, but which is strangely ruled by a phantasmic man named Viscount Vaunt. Hurol meets a strangely kind friend, Grib, in the malevolent world, who tries to pull him back from the ledge of his pride - what will become of the much-admired stuntman?
The Polyglot's Nightmares: Part X½ in the Narrative of John of Origin
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 60,080. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Fleeing a war and in search of himself, Ion finds himself residing in a number of strange caves, on the walls of which are written a strange language. He meets a woman who guides him through his state of being a refugee and is troubled by strange dreams that seem to incorporate the existence of the war, his love for the woman he has met and a sense of the divine.