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Getting Down to Brass Tacks - My Adventures in the World of Jazz, Rio, and Beyond
Price: Free! Words: 112,990. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In the 1950's a young teenage piano student is given an LP of a jazz pianist and is struck with a major epiphany while listening to his music: this was what she wanted to do with her life! This riveting autobiography of a woman in the world of jazz takes us on Amy Duncan’s adventures as a struggling musician and writer in Boston and New York to her exotic life in Rio de Janeiro
Anderson's Gold
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,760. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2013 by Whimsical Publications. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Adventure » General
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Tom Anderson, a mild mannered office clerk, is content with his mundane life. Following the death of his mother, his peaceful existence rapidly disintegrates as he is sucked into a world of violence and apathy. Forced to flee the city, he strikes out for the vast wildernesses of Western Canada to recover the proceeds of his late father’s mine. But at journeys end, will he still be the same man?
Paulyanna: International Rent-boy
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 141,300. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Travel
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Paulyanna: International Rent-boy is a honest and frank portrayal of a working-class male prostitute’s life. Early abandonment, poverty, lack of education and sexual abuse delivered Paul onto the streets. But, ever optimistic, he does not dwell too much on the past. Without added glamour or grit, Paul shares the raw accounts of his life as a rent-boy in the 90s, from London to Los Angeles.
The Wolf of the Highlands - Episode 1-4
Price: Free! Words: 23,360. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2013 by Senserial Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Historical » General
A man, trying to escape from his past life and a lone wolf - a fateful encounter and a quest through different experiences, that will bring valuable lessons about life.
Finding the Right Fit
Series: Self Mentoring, Book 1. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 28,380. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Careers
A self exploration and research guide to help you find your right career fit. Discover your unique occupational ‘fit’ for lifelong satisfaction and happiness through a series of dynamic exercises in self analysis geared to reveal the right career for you. Uncover those jobs and careers that are indicative of your values and satisfy those highly personal things that are most important to you.
Finding Arun
Series: Living Lies Literary Fiction. Price: Free! Words: 96,150. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Coming of age
Nineteen-year-old Aaron Rutherford is already reeling from the loss of his mother, when the unexpected revelation of a dark secret from her past changes his world forever. As the tangled web of lies unfolds and uncertainty takes over, a startling chain of events are set in motion that will see Aaron make the journey of a lifetime to discover not only who he really is, but who he wants to be.
Pleiades Child
Series: The Children of Light Collection, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 810. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual
Have you ever wished upon a star? Join Allyssa as she seeks the wisdom of the Pleiades, an ancient source of love, to help her through life’s challenges. Will her wish come true that all may be in oneness?
The Shadow Within
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,270. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The Shadow Within is the follow-up to 2011's The Shadow Walker, and is part two of the Unseen Things trilogy. It centers around Allison Bramer, a 19-year-old girl who finds herself thrust into a survival situation. But even as she battles the elements, there are other, darker forces at play.
Growing Up After Fifty
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,170. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Has a career of great accomplishment left you unfulfilled? Growing Up After Fifty is the story about an honorable man who always played by the rules, and by doing so, expected happiness and satisfaction to come naturally. When it didn't, he went on an inner journey to find out what would.
The Tender Heart of Sadness: 28 Aspects of Warriorship Drawn from the Buddhist and Shambhala Traditions
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 53,100. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern
Written by a senior student of Chogyam Trungpa, Rinpoche, and his Shambhala Lineage heir Sakyong Mipham, Rinpoche, this book is good companion to anyone pursuing the path of Shambhala Warriorship. Roger Guest offers reflections on a wide range of topics from basic meditation to the power of elegant speech and uplifted decorum, sprinkled with stories and accounts of encounters with teachers.