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Climbing Family Trees, Whispers in the Leaves
By Trina Boice
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,230. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2009. Category: Nonfiction
“Climbing Family Trees” is a fun book written by twin sisters that includes helpful “how-to” tips to research your own family history. There are also over 100 true and amazing stories that will inspire you to discover your roots, honor your heritage and celebrate your family! Check out http://rootstelevision.typepad.com/climbing_family_trees
Growing Up Mostly Normal in the Middle of Nowhere: A Memoir
By John Sheirer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,030. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2009 by Foremost Press. Category: Nonfiction
With the depth of a memoir and the flow of a novel, John Sheirer chronicles how his simple youth of farm, sports, school, nature, and family led him to an unlikely adulthood as an author and college professor. He explores intensely personal experiences and relationships with humor, surprise, awe, suspense, and deep insight. He teaches us we can go home again.
August in the Mind
By Nick Taddeo
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 67,390. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2009 by Foremost Press. Category: Fiction
Tony Antonelli can't explain why he attacked a total stranger without provocation. He suspects genetic memory triggered his action, an ancient hatred inherited. He journeys to Italy, back to his roots, to seek the answer and preserve his sanity. Provides grand insights into Italy today and its remarkable history.
Reality Check
By Ron Tarrant
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,090. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2010 by Foremost Press. Category: Fiction
Forced to return to his hometown, John is horror-stricken when he finds his past rushing back at him. He's suddenly thrust into a terrifying world of Sasquatch and Little People. Civilization as John knows it is about to take a sharp turn.
Find Your Roots Now!
By Joe Long
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,300. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
Find Your Roots Now! is a step-by-step guide for beginning genealogists. This publication combines the power of the Internet with sound research practices. Readers will learn the fundamental skills needed to properly build a family tree beginning with themselves and working backward in time. The National Archives, Internet and DNA research methods are covered in detail.
It's Jacob! My Name Is Jacob! What's Yours?
By Jacob Bergen
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 64,870. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
It's Jacob! My Name is Jacob! What's Yours? is a view of Jacob Israel from The Bible; while at the same time it is a comparison of each one of us. The stories are just as much about real people, as each one of us are real. Just injure yourself and you will bleed the same red blood as did Jacob Israel and his family. Often we feel that we are not in the same arena as the oldtimers were. Not So!
Military Brats
By Mary Edwards Wertsch
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 217,110. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
A startling, groundbreaking exploration, Military Brats is the first book to analyze what it means to grow up in the military. Based on five years of research, this book probes the consequences—both positive and negative—of being raised in a family characterized by rigid discipline, nomadic rootlessness, dedication to military mission, and the threat of war and personal loss.
Sarajevo Walls of Fate
By Marija F. Sullivan
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 52,610. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2011 by Style Writes Now. Category: Fiction
‘Sarajevo Walls of Fate’ is an urban ‘architectural fairy tale’, a hundred-year journey through war and peace, until a mystery is resolved and broken walls stop screaming.
The Veggie Monster
By BodhaGuru Learning
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,690. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
This is a short picture story of a greedy monster who wanted to get the entire harvest of a hard-working farmer without doing any work and how the clever farmer saves his harvest using his practical knowledge about the plants. This story helps children to learn about the various edible parts of the plants.
The Veggie Monster (Hindi)
By BodhaGuru Learning
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,790. Language: Hindi. Published: April 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
This is a short picture story of a greedy monster who wanted to get the entire harvest of a hard-working farmer without doing any work and how the clever farmer saves his harvest using his practical knowledge about the plants. This story helps children to learn about the various edible parts of the plants.