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LIVING ZEN! The Story of Zen With 26 Principles & Practices That Will Help You Succeed in Life!
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 22,470. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
This book recounts the origin of zen meditation in India, its movement into China, Korea and Japan where it became a primary feature of the way of Japan's samurai warriors, and presents the 13 principles and 13 practices that made Japan's most famous samurai so successful in fighting duels to the death...all applicable to both business and regular life in today's world.
A Man and His Lawn
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,870. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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Bill Baxter is a man of simple tastes; he likes sports, sweet tea, and a well-manicured lawn. But when a smooth-talking conman makes off with his life savings, his world starts crumbling around him. His new neighbors are trying to kill each other, his wife wants to fleece him for all he’s worth, and his sister won’t move her dead husband out of her living room. Something has to give...
Fighter's Bite
Price: Free! Words: 4,120. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead
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In the post-apocalyptic ruins, ex-prizefighter Bruno Swaggart makes his living the only way he's ever known how: one opponent, two gloves, and a bloodthirsty crowd urging him on. But the world has changed... now the undefeated champion bobs and weaves for his life, trusting that the next punch will not be his last. For when you're boxing against the living dead, all bets are off....
"Dumb Guys" — Hunting, in a small town, and other tales of The Great Westerly Midwest
Price: Free! Words: 1,030. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Sports
The fall is a beautiful time of year. Some say, the best. For some it's time to die, at the hands of dumb guys out in the woods. For some, killing is how they have a good time, "enjoy the outdoors." Robert S. Thompson heard one time about some hunters getting killed by another hunter and one hunter going to jail. Well, that's a good start, says Robert.
Ask For It (Book 1, Girls' Night Trilogy - Contemporary Romance)
Series: Girls' Night Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,780. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » General
Sports journalist JJ Fairchild is finally saying yes to dinner with former NFL superstar Trevor Wyatt. JJ may be gifted with words but when it comes to the bedroom, Trevor is pleased to teach her how to ask for what she wants. Unfortunately, secrets and stalkers have a way of ruining everything. (Book 2 available for preorder)
In His Shadow
Price: Free! Words: 21,690. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
In His Shadow is one man’s retelling of his rise to the top of the soccer hierarchy and the rivalry that would define his career along the way.
The Hun's Plumbers (A Military School Experience)
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 22,620. Language: American English. Published: June 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
If you enjoyed the classic novel, THE CATCHER IN THE RYE, you should also like THE HUN'S PLUMBERS. These are mostly true stories from the heyday of military schools when parents of means thought they were doing everyone a favor by sending their adolescent sons to be raised by a military institution during those difficult teenage years. The perspective is from one of those cadets.
Lew Feldman 1930s Jewish Boxer From Brooklyn
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 3,340. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Jewish, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing
Lew Feldman was a very active boxer in both the lightweight and featherweight divisions of boxing, from 1927-1940. He fought Kid Chocolate for the featherweight championship of the world in 1932. Lew was a native of Scotland but came to Brooklyn early in his life. He was raised on the rough streets of Brownsville. I have used contemporary newspaper accounts to chronicle many of Feldman's bouts.
Kicking for Success
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 14,360. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
The #1 Football kicking & punting instructional manual for athletes of all ages. Former Wisconsin All-American kicker & NFL Draft Pick Taylor Mehlhaff shares his experiences & what it takes to be a successful athlete. This information is invaluable for any parents or coaches looking to educate themselves & help their kickers in pursuit of being the varsity starter & earning a full-ride scholarship
News And Facts For Kids, April 2013 Issue
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,310. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Reference
News and Facts written for kids, April 2013 Issue. Age appropriate for little readers 6-12, and for parents and teachers. The issue covers news as it happened from around the world. Plus a large section on cool facts for kids covering science, earth & outer space, wild life & nature, people & places and history: Get to know, say about space junk, slithering snakes, Christ The Redeemer and more.