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The Citroën and the Pomegranate: A Short Story about Synchronicity

Winner of the Silver Grand Prize in the 2019 Solas Awards for Travel Writing!From the author of the new book, Porcelain Travels, Amazon #1 Bestsellerin Travel Humor & Literary Travel!Truth is stranger than fiction. A pomegranate. A Citroën. A Croatian island. What did they have in common? After traveling to six countries over three months,...

SHACKLED: A Journey From Political Imprisonment To Freedom

Khaled Siddiq “Charkhi” is only six years old when he and his entire extended family are imprisoned. Following a grand betrayal, Khaled’s father and uncles, the respected right-hand men to the King of Afghanistan, become targets of the new regime. Khaled’s father is exiled, his uncles are executed, and their families are locked away in...

Stumbling Toward the Buddha: Stories about Tripping over My Principles on the Road to Transformation

How does one embrace the depth of spirituality, when life is messy? In Stumbling Toward the Buddha, Dawn Downey comes to a startling revelation: a difficult childhood was more than just that. There was abuse, covered up over the years. As she finally confronts her past, years of depression and splintered relationships with her siblings...

Hands Down: A Story of Incarceration

Adapted from the journal of a falsely imprisoned man, ‘Hands Down: A Story of Incarceration’, is a testament against a society quick to point fingers and cry wolf.It implores us to question the motives of those claiming victimhood, for it may reveal their own lack of integrity.With each public accuser advertising their oppression, and clamoring...

Hearts and Scars: 10 Human Stories of Addiction

We lose more than 350 people every day in the United States to addiction. This collection of inspirational stories shows how the deadly disease is a conflicted struggle, not simply of broken people, but one that encompasses the human condition that affects us all. The book consists of two sections. The first is a series...

Mary Lincoln: Biography of a Marriage

Mary Todd Lincoln is probably the most maligned of famous women in our nation’s history. Now for the first time the true woman beneath that myth is presented in a warmly sympathetic biography based on new research. When the veil of legend surrounding her is torn aside, and entirely new picture of a woman and...

Belonging: A Memoir

“How did you make the leap from Physics to Dignity?” This question arises at every Robert Fuller talk. Belonging traces Fuller’s personal evolution and suggests that taking one’s questions seriously will lead to a life of meaning and purpose. Accompany Fuller as he meets with “somebodies” like Robert Oppenheimer, Indira Gandhi, Mikhail Gorbachev, David Bowie,...

The Girl Who Wanted to Belong Free Sampler: The True Story of a Devastated Little Girl and the Foster Carer who Healed her Broken Heart

The Girl Who Wanted to Belong can either be read as a full-length eBook or in three serialized eBook-only parts. This is part one of three. Author Angela Hart is an experienced foster carer; The Girl Who Wanted to Belong is the moving story of her experience fostering one little girl with a heavy burden...

To Travel Hopelessly: Five Years of Teaching English as a Foreign Language (The Burnout Trilogy Book 1)

In 1995, after a year of aimless wandering, a broke, parasite-infested backpacker answered an ad in a newspaper in Bangkok and inadvertently became English Teacher X, working, in the next five years, in seven different cities in five different countries. From the neon-and-vomit-laden streets of Seoul to historic beer-soaked Prague, from a tropical island paradise...

The Cottage: A True Haunted House Story

When the Breitling family moves into a mountain cottage, they have no reason to believe there is anything strange about the small home. But before long they can’t deny something is very wrong with their new residence, and they find themselves trying to make sense of the unexplainable. After a year of coping with disembodied...

75 Things You Should Know About Working in a Call Center: A Fun Look at Life on the Phones

This book is an in-depth look at what it is like to work on the phones in a call center. Fun, revealing and at times, shocking. Marsha tells it like it is to work 8 hours a day with headsets glued to your head.

Are Not My People Worthy? The Story of Matthew 25: Ministries

In a world filled with terror, strife and hopelessness, we seek validation that it is possible to change the world for those in need. Through prayer, faith and unremitting effort, Wendell Mettey proves that when ordinary people do extraordinary things, it is possible to change the world. “Are Not My People Worthy” chronicles the growth...

True Crime: 4 True American Crime Stories: Vol 1 (From police files of the 1920s to the 1950s)

Do you like true crime stories? You should love these tales then Originally authentic police files, True American Crime Stories are from the 1920s through to the 1950s – the era of gangster, molls and prohibition. Almost (but not quite), lost in the mists of time, these tales romp along with plenty of action and...

Blue Planet Blues Vol. 1 Hitchhiking the Psychedelic Matrix: The Multimedia Memoirs of Holly Avila

Travel back in time on a journey through the free love ’70’s. Read what happens when a young woman coming of age turns on, tunes in & drops out on a quest for freedom and spiritual self-discovery. Hitch a ride with Holly from go-go dancing jobs to hippy communes to anti-war demonstrations with nothing but...

My Country: Essays and Stories from the Edge of Wilderness

Back-to-the-land memoir weaves essay, story, nature and magic realism, homesteading and wilderness survival. My Country expands the containers of essay and story, adventure and lyric, naturalism and fantasy, to overlap and mingle in this collection unified in its spirit of place, the forests and mountains of interior British Columbia.

What God Desires

Reverend Wendell E. Mettey chronicles his ongoing journey of faith, determination and vision in his sequel biography What God Desires. In What God Desires: The Story of the Center for Humanitarian Aid and Disaster Relief, Reverend Mettey shares a candid account of the struggles and successes the ministry experienced through a ten-year span. Now available...

Spirits & Spells True Paranormal Anthology

Spirits & Spells is a podcast by USA Today bestselling authors Heather Marie Adkins & Alex Owens, both of whom are obsessed with things they can’t explain – especially the weird, the witchy, and the woefully spectral. Step beyond the veil with twenty-one spooky tales of TRUE supernatural encounters by some of today’s hottest paranormal...

A Life Half Lived: A True Story of Love, Addiction, Tragedy, and Hope

Twenty year-old Speedy Chase Rodgers seemed to have it all. His family loved him dearly. His generosity and sense of humor made him popular among his peers. His speed, agility, and competitive nature made him a force to be reckoned with on the football field. Young ladies were drawn to his good looks, quiet charm,...

Abraham Lincoln: A Life from Beginning to End (Biographies of US Presidents Book 16)

Abraham Lincoln’s determination to hold the North and South together would ultimately lead to the bloodiest war in American history, the abolition of slavery, and his own untimely death from an assassin’s bullet. But to see Lincoln solely as a tragic figure consumed with the strife of mid-nineteenth century America is to miss meeting him...

Born Dead on a Winter’s Night: ❤️ MEMOIR (Ozark Mountains Stories Book 10)

In 1939 I was born dead in a farmhouse in the Ozark Mountains. January 2018 Amazon Kindle selected Born Dead on a Winter’s Night one of the best reads. My coming of age memoir is ☮️ FREE. Joel Nichols host @ Kansas City LIVE TV said, “Born Dead on a Winter’s Night has the best...

Your Mark On The World

Your Mark On The World will change your life if you let it. This book will inspire you to become the best version of yourself, doing more good in the world than you ever thought possible without sacrificing the things that are most important to you. The stories will inspire you and the financial planning...

At the Coalface: Part 1 of 3: The memoir of a pit nurse

A heart-warming story of a woman who devoted her life to helping others. This is the memoir of Joan, who started nursing in the 1940s and whose experiences took her into the Yorkshire mining pits and through the tumult of the 1984-85 miners’ strike. Joan Hart always knew what she wanted to do with her...

No More Laughing at the Deaf Boy: A Technological Adventure between Silicon Valley and the Alps

Hearing loss affects countless millions of people, yet few sufferers even seek help, let alone try to find a cure. This is the story of a man who took on that daunting task and ultimately invented the world’s most successful middle ear implant. Geoffrey Ball’s adventure in technology began in the legendary Silicon Valley of...

Case Closed: Serial Killers Captured

When a Serial Killer is active in a community it is extremely scary for everyone. This book focuses on Serial Killers who have been captured and some of the most notorious and ruthless killers in history. Serial killers stay close to home and their victims are random. Dennis Rader found all his victims in Kansas...

The Truro Murders: The Sex Killing Spree Through the Eyes of an Accomplice (True Crime)

The Truro Murders presents the shocking true story of Christopher Worrell, and his accomplice, James Miller. The events in this book unveil one of the worst serial killing sprees in Australian history. Over the course of two months in 1976-1977, seven young women were brutally raped and murdered. Worrell and Miller met in prison, and...

Beyond the Clouds: Why I Became a Military Writer

Mark Berent is a well-known author of many Vietnam airwar books and articles. In this article he recounts the people and events that motivated him to write. As he says: “They’re out there now, somewhere beyond our eyes, beyond the clouds, rolling and soaring in towering cathedrals flying beautiful airplanes that need only the fuel...

Secret Child: Part 1 of 3

Secret Child can either be read as a full-length eBook or in 3 serialised eBook-only parts. This is PART 1 of 3 (Chapters 1-6 of 16). The shocking true story of a young boy hidden away from his family and the world in a Catholic home for unmarried mothers in 1950s Dublin. Born an ‘unfortunate’...

Twenty-One Days in May: Standing Tall, Book Two

When MARY LOUISE BARRON called her daughter on May 5th to share the news that she had just been diagnosed with cancer and would be having surgery the following week, she insisted she would still travel to her grandson’s university graduation in early June. But she never made that trip, losing her fight with the...

Life in the Key of Gibson

What do a roadside wedding, a broken flowerpot, and a petrified cat have in common? They are all memorable elements of a newly released story and songbook by Mike Gibson. Inspired by true events, Life in the Key of Gibson is a collection of sixteen short stories and nineteen original songs. Filled with humor, helpful...

Edmund Kemper: The True Story of The Brutal Co-ed Butcher (Real Crime by Real Killers Book 2)

Real Crime by Real Killers A series where we explore how normal individuals turned their darkest fantasies into a reality. Edmund Emil Kemper III achieved notoriety as a serial killer when he took the lives of 10 people between August 27, 1964, and April 21, 1973. His victims included his adoptive grandparents, six co-eds from...

The Deadly Dozen: America’s 12 Worst Serial Killers (American Serial Killers)

The Shocking True Crime Stories of the 12 Worst Serial Killers in American History David Berkowitz: Known as the “Son of Sam,” Berkowitz was a deeply disturbed young man who prowled the streets of New York dispensing death with his .44 caliber revolver. William Bonin: One of a trio of deadly psychopaths who trawled the...

Bought and Sold (Part 1 of 3)

A heart-stopping story of lies, brutality and fear. British girl Megan Stephens tells the true story of how an idyllic Mediterranean holiday turned into an unimaginable nightmare when she was tricked into becoming a victim of human trafficking and held captive for six years by deception, threats and violence. While on holiday with her mother...

Damaged: Free Sampler

Discover the incredible memoirs of internationally bestselling author Cathy Glass with this free extended eBook sampler of Cathy’s first book, and No. 1 Sunday Times bestseller, Damaged. Jodie is a violent and aggressive 8 year old who has already been through numerous foster families. Cathy Glass is her last hope … At the Social Services...