Broomhandle Books

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Broomhandle Books is a small press publishing in the areas of literary fiction, essays, and historical reprints,. See our publication list below for the types of books and articles we publish.

If you are writing in the areas of antique weaponry, literary fiction or essays of general interest and need help taking your work to press electronically, please contact us. We accept unsolicited manuscripts at this time.

You can contact us with questions, comments or proposals at broomhandlebooks@gmail.com

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Zifa Gong: Spontaneously Generated Energy
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Series: Alternative Healing Strategies, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,830. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2014 by Broomhandle Books. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing
Spontaneously generated energy (zifa gong) is exactly what it says. It is the practice of spontaneously generating energy inside your body for the purpose of self-repair, self-healing and self-enhancement. As a form of qigong, zifa gong is the simplest form of qigong to learn and practice. This book provides an introduction to its theory, practice and potential usefulness.
Hypnosis Scripts for the Novice
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Series: Alternative Healing Strategies, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,380. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013 by Broomhandle Books. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Hypnotism
While many people are curious about hypnosis and its practice, simple, standard inductions scripts seem to be well-guarded trade secrets. The scripts in this short ebook are the result of the author's self-study of induction methods used by some hypnotherapists. Recommended only for the purpose of completing a self-study in hypnosis, these scripts provide an idea of how hypnosis is carried out.
21 Days Plaque Away: Pain Free Self Dental Cleaning for Even the Worst Tooth Plaque
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,270. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2015 by Broomhandle Books. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Body cleansing & detoxification
If it’s the dental hygienist who frightens you more than the dentist, here’s a method to keep plaque under control. It will lessen the pain of those dental cleanings and give you a whole new way of understanding your options for achieving exceptional dental hygiene.
"Dear Darling Loulie"
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Series: Genealogy, Book 2 · Continuing Education, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 56,920. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2014 by Broomhandle Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
The letters of Cordelia Lewis Scales depict the life and general morale of the civilian population in Mississippi before, during and after the War between the States. Special attention is paid to research into the life and service of Dabney Minor Scales, who served as a second lieutenant on the Shenandoah, the most important and famous ship of the Confederate Navy.
Story 16: The Magic Sword
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Series: Sample Titles from Pu Songling, Book 14. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,700. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2012 by Broomhandle Books. Category: Fiction » Classics
This Smashwords edition of Strange Stories from a Chinese Studio was transcribed from the 1908 Second Edition of a translation by Herbert A. Giles. Broomhandle Books has edited the stories to provide modern punctuation and styling so as to make them more accessible to a reader in this e-book format. In addition, Chinese personal and place names have been rendered into modern pinyin.
Strange Stories 21 - 30
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Series: Strange Stories, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,640. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013 by Broomhandle Books. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
This Smashwords edition of Strange Stories from a Chinese Studio was transcribed from the 1908 Second Edition of a translation by Herbert A. Giles. Broomhandle Books has edited the stories to provide modern punctuation and styling so as to make them more accessible to a reader in this e-book format. In addition, Chinese personal and place names have been rendered into modern pinyin.
Webster
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Price: $2.98 USD. Words: 39,130. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012 by Broomhandle Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A closed world of insiders. An influx of outsiders. Three old graves on Cherokee Bluff, their occupants and secrets long forgotten, become the center of an unusual land dispute when a stranger brings news of past events that will rock a local community's understanding of its history.
Strange Stories 11-20
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Series: Strange Stories, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,680. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012 by Broomhandle Books. Category: Fiction » Classics
This Smashwords edition of Strange Stories from a Chinese Studio was transcribed from the 1908 Second Edition of a translation by Herbert A. Giles. Broomhandle Books has edited the stories to provide modern punctuation and styling so as to make them more accessible to a reader in this e-book format. In addition, Chinese personal and place names have been rendered into modern pinyin.
Browning FN Hi-Power: An Engraved Mystery
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Series: Continuing Education, Book 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,130. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013 by Broomhandle Books. Category: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Weapons
In 2009 an engraved 1935 Browning FN Hi-Power in perfectly preserved condition appeared for sale online. Purportedly a personal gift from Chiang Kai-shek, the gun had been carefully stored away until finally sold as part of an estate. This article looks into the mystery of the gun's provenance. How had this Browning passed from a once powerful Asian leader to an American soldier during WWII?
Strange Stories 1 - 10
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Series: Strange Stories, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,950. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012 by Broomhandle Books. Category: Fiction » Classics
This Smashwords edition of Strange Stories from a Chinese Studio was transcribed from the 1908 Second Edition of a translation by Herbert A. Giles. Broomhandle Books has edited the stories to provide modern punctuation and styling so as to make them more accessible to a reader in this e-book format. In addition, Chinese personal and place names have been rendered into modern pinyin.
Sweet Potato Pancakes and Muffins: Gluten, Dairy, Egg and Sugar Free
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Series: Elimination Diet Recipes, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,860. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014 by Broomhandle Books. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Health & healing / gluten-free
Whether you are just starting an elimination diet or you already know food allergies or sensitivities are part of your life, sweet potato pancakes and muffins are a good start to replace wheat-based pancakes and breads. This book contains three recipes for sweet potato based pancakes and muffins. Thrown in for good measure is a "Special Note" to show you how to make Fluffy Pancakes, as well!
The Fiddling Contest
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Series: Genealogy, Book 3 · Short Stories, Book 2 · Continuing Education, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014 by Broomhandle Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
“The Fiddling Contest” is a true old family story transcribed by Ellen Gray Taylor, who had heard the brave story of Mars Henry in the words of the ex-slave who told it to her and to so many other children. Rendered in the vernacular, this story depicts the great love shown within an extended family trying to ensure survival in the dark days after the War Between the States.

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James Agee: Style
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Series: Continuing Education, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,650. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
James Agee's autobiographical novel, A Death in the Family (1957), won the author a posthumous 1958 Pulitzer Prize. This particular literary analysis and criticism, which is part of our Continuing Education Series, hopes to provide readers with thoughtful consideration of Agee's literary style and powerful use of language.
The Tropism Experience
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Series: Continuing Education, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,180. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
In 1932 Nathalie Sarraute wrote her first book, Tropisms, a series of brief sketches and memories that set the tone for her entire oeuvre. This particular literary analysis and criticism, which is part of our Continuing Education Series, hopes to provide readers with thoughtful consideration of Sarraute's challenging early fiction and literary style.
Guy De Maupassant's "The Model"
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Series: Continuing Education, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,170. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
This particular short analysis of one of Guy De Maupassant's most famous short stories is part of our Continuing Education Series, which hopes to provide readers with thoughtful consideration of various books, stories and essays.
A Preface to History: Analysis and Criticism
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Series: Continuing Education, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Essays
Carl Gustavson's classic "A Preface to History" provides a fruitful source through which to examine a normative approach to history, debate the nature of objectivity in historical discussion, investigate historical-mindedness as a practical tool and analyze the basic forces that drive history. This paper presents shortcomings in Gustavson's approach to history.
The Zimmermann Telegram: Analysis and Criticism
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Series: Continuing Education, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,410. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » History
The Zimmermann Telegram by Barbara Tuchmann is a key work examining the question of what prompted the U.S. to enter World War I. This short analysis and criticism, part of our Continuing Education Series, hopes to provide readers with a general, but thoughtful, review of Barbara Tuchmann's research into how Woodrow Wilson, despite his long held stand on non-intervention, managed a shift to war.
An Experiment of One
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Series: Elimination Diet Recipes, Book 1 · Alternative Healing Strategies. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,270. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine
Everyone wants to be physically and emotionally healthy. Everyone wants to live in a state of maximum wellness. How to achieve that end is always the question. In a surprising turn of events, one individual who thought she had tried it all discovered the unique perspective of how to perform an "experiment of one" in order to regain a state of good health she had not dreamed possible.

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