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Wanted: Rowing Coach
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,930. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Coaching is fun, right? All depends on the rowers, the coach, the budget, the boathouse, the 10,000 other odds and ends. When an Olympic gold medalist in rowing, Brad Alan Lewis, decides to take up the challenge of coaching a crew at an under-funded college program, stuff happens. Some good stuff / some not so good / pretty much all of it interesting.
Demon Bean - the great coffee war of Pacific Palisades
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 28,290. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Way back in 1995, before Starbucks owned the whole damn world, one lone woman tried to keep Starbucks out of her little burb of Pacific Palisades, California. Did she succeed? Read and find out.
Life Changing Moments
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,680. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
This book tackles real issues and changes that people are dealing with daily. Its has chapters which discuss topics like Relationships, Suicide, and Addictions just to name a few.
The Idiot Years
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 70,380. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Fiction » Adventure » Action
'A story about a guy driving across the country.' I'm tempted to just leave it at that. But I doubt if it would entice too many readers to take a look at 'The Idiot Years.' Strong stuff contained within the pages - as strong and honest as I could write. I did my best. Take a look and tell me if it's good enough.
Kid From Lagos
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,780. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Kid from Lagos is a collection of poems from a Nigerian living abroad. Chronicling his travails and experiences with the aid of poetry.
Growing Up Is Still Hard To Do
Price: Free! Words: 8,150. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
What's it like to live in perpetual fear that everything you do will harm yourself or those you love? That's the question those who struggle with OCD face every day. This is the story of someone so overwhelmed by the trappings of his mind that he starts down the path of suicide, the ultimate sin. But in attempting to take his own life something strange happens: He learns maybe he's worth saving.
Unnatural Truth
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 50,580. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
By telling his story, Brendan McGovern offers us a peek into a man on the brink—a riveting look into the struggle between good and evil waged in the soul of a man. Through the pursuit of his missing family, he shows us a world where “fighting your demons” isn’t just a figure of speech and rescuing your loved ones makes the difference between life and death.
Coming Up
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,250. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Asian, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
An illiterate and poor community of tea pickers in Assam slowly undergoes change as education breaks into their ranks. Coming Up is a remarkable story of resilience. One determined family breaks the shackles of an exploitative social order setting up an example for everybody else.
Ross
Price: Free! Words: 1,170. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
A short story on how the economy has affected some of the elderly in our community.
Murphy and me
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,710. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Spiritual Growth
We’ve all gathered around the dinner table with family and friends and shared our Murphy’s Law stories, when what could go wrong did at the worst possible time. In time our daily routines returned to normal,and recounting those stories made for fun dinner conversation. But what do we do—and this is truer today during the global economic crisis—when Murphy’s Law becomes the new routine?