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by William L. McGee
FROM THE BACK COVER...
Bill McGee recaptures life growing up in the small cattle town of Malta, Montana, during the hardscrabble years of the Great Depression.
He sets the stage for his coming-of-age story by taking us “Westward Ho!” as his pioneering forefathers — curious to see what was on the other side of the mountains—migrated west generation by generation until a genteel young school teacher from Iowa (his mother) meets a handsome cowboy (his father) ... more
by Marilla MulwaneThis is the story of the house duck named Zucchini who steals hearts and provides the dearest bond anyone could experience. Ever thought about having a duck as a pet? I don't mean an outdoor duck in a pen or that wanders around your pond. I mean a duck that lives in the house with you, sleeps with you, eats with you, plays with you. If you never have considered it, you just might once you've read about Zucchini. If you have considered having a house duck, then this book will teach you everything... more
by Eric GadenIn 2010, my wife and I made the decision to leave our comfortable suburban life and head out on the road. We sold most of our belongings and packed the rest into an RV with our two young children and our dog. We learned a few lessons on the way.
by Soma NorodomIn June 2010, Soma moved to Cambodia to take care of her sick father, who had decided to move from California to his homeland, and stay for the remainder of his life. She established the first English-speaking radio talk show in the country and later became a Columnist for the Phnom Penh Post. As a direct descendant of King Norodom I, the Founder and Patriarch of the Cambodian Royal Family, Soma embraced her new title as a Princess of Cambodia. She learned to speak the language and became kno... more
by Jimmy Newell
A Bronx Boy's Tale details the life of the author as he witnessed the major historical events on the 1960's and 1970's. Although it was a time of social upheaval and strife, Jimmy's family, friends and the Beautiful Bronx all made the experience glorious.
It is a lesson to us in modern times who despair about the state of things. Family, friends, and having a strong community in which to thrive can supersede any perceived threat from a world thought to be mad.
by Jimmy NewellA Bronx Boy's Tale details the life of the author as he witnessed the major historical events on the 1960's and 1970's. Although it was a time of social upheaval and strife, Jimmy's family, friends and the Beautiful Bronx all made the experience glorious. It is a lesson to us in modern times who despair about the state of things. Family, friends, and having a strong community in which to thrive can supersede any perceived threat from a world thought to be mad.
by Jennifer Rene StantonJennifer Rene Stanton laughed the first time she visited a psychic. She’d only gone to appease her friend, and the experience didn’t make her a believer. Within months, three unspeakable tragedies had wiped the woman’s predictions from her mind. For a decade, Jennifer lived a normal life. She married a wonderful man, and together they worked to provide a good life for their two kids. Then in 1989, Jennifer’s husband, John—a young, athletic, caring father—suddenly died of a massive heart at... more
by James OsowskiMalfunctioning in bizarre and hurtful ways, Schizophrenia took my vision of the world to this awful darkness without any knowledge of what I was going through, I had no idea how to fix this insane disfunctional life. I spent almost forty years fighting my way back to something I could understand and manage. Thought to be possessed by the devil and austrasised from everyone. This Phantom ghost and my defender Victor battled over my nievaty. I constantly had to go through trials unbelievable. I lo... more
by Susan Segovia-Munoz
HEROIN ADDICTION, THE LIFESTYLE, THE RECOVERY
Like the saying goes, what goes up, must come down. I just wish it did not have to apply to my life all the time. I have always tried to be optimistic, but who was I trying to kid? My life was destined to be one disaster after another, and until I finally made the decision to change my lifestyle in every single way, things would never be any different.
In the meantime, my life continued to revolve around a circle ... more
by Susan Segovia-Munoz
ADDICTION, THE LIFESTYLE, THE RECOVERY
I'm not a celebrity or a model. I'm not rich or famous. I'm a junkie and I will do anything for my next fix.
The author was a very stubborn, naive, and gullible woman with a bad case of low self-esteem. At 18 years old, from an upper middle class suburban family, she was always known as the fat sister. She was the black sheep and the trouble maker.
Believing herself to ... more
by Diane Mayer ChristiansenOne mother's journey with autism from diagnosis through middle school. Follow Jackie and his mother as they navigate the twists and turns of autism spectrum disorder. Missed social cues, anger issues as well as sensory overload are just a few of the topics that pop up. It is the truth about the inside of ASD, the part that many teachers, family members and friends don't often see. It is real and raw and a book filled with frustration and sadness as well as cheeky humor all in an attempt to show... more
by Tyger KahnIntuition: Language of the Soul offers Kabbalistic insight into the world of clairvoyance and self discovery, guiding individuals into the path of finding their purpose in life, accepting their truth, and developing a greater relationship with their soul and intuition. In this book the author shares the mysteries that she has experienced throughout her life as a clairvoyant and a clairaudient. What she shares with you in this book will help you to activate the intuitive gifts you were born with.... more
by Warren R Henke
The icy wilderness of Alaska is the perfect place to lose yourself. But Warren doesn’t want to lose himself. He wants to lose someone else.
Since his teenage years, a tiny voice in Warren’s head has warned of the dangers threatening physical and emotional harm. This voice, Harvey, continues to stop him from living life fully. Although Warren tries to rid himself of this manifestation of anxiety and depression, Harvey steadfastly remains—ruining his marriage, depleting ... more
by Jay ReedJay is a collection of short stories, thoughtful insights, and life lessons. From struggling but happy child to reflective adult these stories cover the spectrum of emotions with hope always on the horizon. Jay Reed grew up in a small rural community in a traditional conservative family. He not only owns this fact he wears it like a badge of honor using his rich experiences to thoughtfully showcase life lessons. You don’t have to be from Indiana or rural America to enjoy these engaging stories. ... more
by Michelle Mazal
‘Even if it’s true, no one will believe you.’
This bleak appraisal was the response a young Michelle Mazal received when she first tried to tell her story to a relative. She, her three sisters and her mother lived for years under the shadow of her father’s drunken violence and random sadism. All these years later, Mazal, a tough and compassionate survivor, is telling her story again; this time someone must listen. In her powerful and evocative memoir, Mazal pieces together fragments of ... more
Disguised Blessings: One Woman's Inspiring Story of Transformation and a Model for Reclaiming YOUR Lifeby Chara DavisYou actually can have a happy past... and you can start any time. Chara Davis learned that the hard way after years of feeling victimized. But learn it she did and she shares her story, her revelations, and her truth in hopes of inspiring others going through their own toughest of times. What Chara tells—holding nothing back—is the story of her life. For a number of reasons it was not an easy one. It went from happy and content to being dark and dismal literally overnight. It started when... more