Find out the latest indie author news. For FREE.

Other Nonfiction

  • Getting Me Back: The Voices Within

    by Janna Hill
    A poetic memoir? The writing of Getting Me Back was [I suppose] intended to help me move forward. Looking back: It is like sitting in the third row seat of an old station wagon, staring ahead at the road behind you... It is not enough to sit in the front seat and see where you were going -- you didn't know anyway. To understand how you got here you have to look at where you have been. In that third row seat facing backwards you might be tempted to stare at the floorboard or the marks on your... more
  • Your Crocodile has Arrived

    by Laurie McAndish King
    Whether your taste runs to crocodiles or chocolate, pirates or flying saucers, you’re sure to find entertainment and illumination in this collection of 21 true travel stories. Join in the author’s adventures as she: • Attempts to eat a crocodile. • Discovers the chilling secrets of the Jamaica Inn pirates—and picks up a few business tips. • Enjoys a full-body chocolate massage in Seville. • Tracks down the world’s largest earthworms—they’re up to 20 feet long! • Makes a pilgrimage to see ... more
  • Lost, Kidnapped, Eaten Alive!: True Stories from a Curious Traveler

    by Laurie McAndish King
    Whether she is lost, escaping a kidnapping, or being eaten alive, King's stories—poignant, quirky, and often quite funny—are always inspiring and entertaining. Join the author: • Studying French kissing in Paris • Accidentally marrying a Maasai warrior • Chasing lemurs in Madagascar • Eating her way across southern Italy • Meeting the Balinese healer who befriended Elizabeth Gilbert in her bestselling book, Eat, Pray, Love.
  • Words Are Art: See the World Through My Eyes

    by Natasha R. Minier
    This nonfiction book is truly one of a kind. It allows readers to take a journey into the author's mind. It provides a profound understanding of the author's deepest feelings and thoughts on subjects such as God's love, mental illness, and overcoming fear. This book pushes readers out of their comfort zones and challenges them to gain new outlooks.
  • A Trail of Memories: The Quotations of Louis L'Amour

    by Angelique L'Amour
    For decades, generations of readers have shared their favorite passages of favorite Louis L'Amour novels and short stories: parents with their children, neighbors with their friends, executives with their staff and clergy with their congregations. They pass around dog-eared copies of the books, underlined and yellowing, recalling words that echoes in their readers' hearts and minds long after the last page was turned. Now, many of these selections have been collected in a remarkable volume repre... more
  • Due North: A Collection of Travel Observations, Reflections, and Snapshots Across Color, Cultures, and Continents

    by Lola Akinmade Akerstrom
    Due North is a collection of travel observations, reflections, and snapshots spanning two decades across colors, cultures, and continents by award-winning travel writer and photographer Lola Akinmade Åkerström.
  • What Is Alcoholics Anonymous?

    by Marc Galanter, MD
    Alcoholics Anonymous has two million members worldwide; yet this fellowship remains a mystery to most people, and is even viewed by some as a cult or a religion. Written by an award-winning psychiatrist and educator in the treatment of alcohol and drug abuse, What Is Alcoholics Anonymous? provides the most in-depth overview to date of this popular and established yet poorly understood recovery movement. Author Dr. Marc Galanter integrates findings from the latest research in psychology, cultural... more
  • Finding God w/o the Church

    by Roy C C
    This book has a very simple purpose. That purpose is to allow you to experience a God of your own understanding. A God that has a unique relationship with you. It only asks you to do a couple of new things. Have a little bit of willingness to think thoughts you have never thought before and to imagine some things you have never imagined before. This will lead you to a place you have never been before.
  • The Right Ask: What Every Advancement Officer Should Know

    by Michael Y. Warder Sr
    The Right Ask, derived from more than four decades in the field, explains why donors give and what they would like to know before making a gift to a non-profit. It also explains the types of information an advancement officer should know about a donor before asking for a gift that's appropriate. It details the various dynamics in different types of non-profits, including colleges, and how they are organized and managed to find and raise support. It lays out the various types of planned gifts ... more
  • The Mysterion Dynasty

    by Roger Wells
    For possibly the first time in the history of humankind, the book provides a complete description of how the mind operates and describes the fault in the mind that creates all the destruction and cruelty in the world and how to correct it. The book further describes the interplay of the conscious mind and how it communicates with the main mind and describes all the operators within the mind, all emotion and worry, and a way to improve all religions and governments by using communication similar... more
  • From Your Lips To God's Ears

    by Reuben Ebrahimoff

    From Your Lips to God’s Ears is the authoritative standard in understanding the history and use of Tehillim. Ebrahimoff created an easy-to-use manual with such detailed information never before compiled into one volume. From the composers of each Tehillim to the descriptions and depictions of the musical instruments used in the corresponding the time period, the reader is brought back in Biblical time to experience what inspired their writing.

  • The Straightforward Internet: Your Simplified Guide to Exploring Everything from Basics to Social Media to the Deep Web

    by Terry Lynne Hale
    With the average human attention span shrinking, I've written The Straightforward Internet to provide a simplified guide to exploring everything from Basics, to Social Media to the Deep Web in just over 100 pages. Available in digital (Kindle) and POD (Create Space) both are published on Amazon. In 2012 I won the Indie Excellence Award for Ageless Internet - Internet Basics for Boomers and Seniors.
  • Treaded On Me!

    by Robert Schubert
    It’s the Battle of Squires that topples the first domino of American unity. A shootout between the Squires family and cattle rustlers leaves honest Americans dead. News of a government cover-up sparks outrage in the heartland. Texas cuts ties with the federal government and activates its national guard. Arkansas joins, and Oklahoma follows suit hours later. The state citizens and militaries begin preparing for a confrontation. The battleground will be the state of Missouri. Missourian and ... more
  • Think Like a Writer: How to Write the Stories You See

    by Tom Bentley

    You can look at this book as a tribute to language--its pulse, its purpose, the chime of its music. And particularly its play on the page: The book's core is how to see the world as a writer.

    It supplies tools to find and cultivate your writer's voice, that unique combination of attributes--sensitivity to language, storytelling and audience--by which writers see and define the world.

    Think Like a Writer discusses writing at a structural level: how words work in sentences a... more

  • Enlighten Your Life: Spiritual Guidance + Life Coaching

    by The Church of Terra Sanctuaria
    An Easy To Understand Guide To Enlightenment. Learn how to live a better, more rewarding life. Let Steve help guide you on your path of enlightenment. The infinite bliss of tranquil awareness through meditation and independence as a way of life can be yours too.
  • One Sitka Summer

    by Lois Lindenfeld
    It’s about the fourteen-year-old heroine, Eliza Healey, who faces life’s biggest challenge at a young age when her family moves to Alaska in the name of faith. Eliza believes the idea of helping her family establish a new Evangelical Brethren Church in the Alaska Territory is exciting: an innocent notion that soon slowly fades away. Meeting a bear on a path in the forest is a test of her bravery. The shortage of food or hunger attempts to wane her strength. There’s also the harsh, cold wea... more