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The Daily Grind 50 Days
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Series: Surfing the waves of education. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,900. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
It is December of 2014 and nearing the start of 2015, I start to gather my thoughts of living in Singapore and also as a teacher. The lifestyle of a teacher follows the school terms and holidays. Read on to discover the background story behind a teacher and an ordinary Singaporean.
Dirty
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 118,060. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
MC Flux, AKA Carl Rodney Thomas, is a top drum and bass MC. Talent-spotted for top clubs, he was soon the MC of choice. But Flux has spent plenty of time on the dark side and dicing with the law. This is his raw, colourful story, written with the help of his close friend Peter Spence. Vivid and explicit, this is not a story for the faint-hearted.
I Transform, You Transform: A Self Improvement Autobiography to Help You
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,230. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Biographies fill bookstores and libraries, but rarely if ever, do we find an explicitly self help biography. Step by step, through each period of his life, Andrew Bushard shows you how he has constantly improved himself, encouraging you to do the same. We reap the greatest rewards when we constantly improve ourselves and this work shows you exactly how.
Next to a River
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,680. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
An autobiographical series of poems and prose poems set in Titusville, Florida. In Next to a River, we catch a glimpse of what life was like for a young boy who was raised by older parents in a retirement community where funerals were regular occasions, blacks and whites were segregated, tanks drove along the highway headed towards Cuba, and family dynamics were as comical as they were tragic.
Shifting Gears
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 131,660. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2015 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
That 1977 banana-yellow VW camper bus just sat there facing the road looking out at us as if asking, "What took you so long?" She was beautiful in all of her dusty, rusty "I've seen better days" splendor. We had talked for the past year about buying an old VW camper bus.
Pleasant Valley Lost
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 138,020. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2015 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Set amid the turbulent times of the late 1960s, Pleasant Valley Lost chronicles the last days of a family dairy farm condemned to destruction by a federal dam project. As the family struggles to find a new home and build their future, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers moves into Pleasant Valley, ruthlessly destroying a community and its history.
MAFIA WIFE: Love, Murder & Madness
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Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 123,440. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
When Lynda Lustig met Louie Milito, she was a sixteen-year-old high-school dropout with a taste for adventure and an agonizing childhood. When they were married two years later, he was not yet a “made man” in the powerful Gambino crime family. Louie was a hairdresser who dabbled in petty thievery. But Lynda was so happy to be out of her domineering mother’s loveless house.
Swimming Against the Tide
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 151,330. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Fascinating manhunts, gruesome murders, violent encounters and heart-rending tragedies - as well as plenty of amusing and not-so-amusing incidents. George Raven looks back on a colourful career as a police officer in Essex for thirty years.
The Red Star Diary of 1916
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,930. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2015 by Bygone Era Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This extraordinary work pulls directly from a diary discovered in a flea market in the 1990s. Rena Corey painstakingly tracked down the details of the young man whose diary she obtained, not even knowing his identity until well into her search: Bill Noxon. Intertwining Bill’s own words with her discoveries about his life, Ms. Corey paints a complete picture of this young man.
Robado Virginidad
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,490. Language: Spanish. Published: February 11, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Escribí virginidad robada porque quería recuperar mi vida, estaba cansado de sentir que estaba en el mal después de ser violada. Lo tenía difícil crecer porque siempre tenía miedo y enojado.
Mike Resnick’s Worldcons
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 96,820. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A collection of articles, from 5-time Hugo winner and Worldcon Guest of Honor Mike Resnick, about the Worldcons he attended—and with an introduction by Worldcon Guest of Honor and Nebula Grand Master Robert Silverberg.
Survival Manual: A Memoir of Near Death, Illness and Survival
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,470. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This memoir is my story of how I survived a near fatal illness, had many surgeries, spent almost 30 days in hospital, lived on pain killers and survived against all odds. During those days I recall many of my adventures in TV news covering stories around the world for NBC News. In some ways,it may inspire others to keep going when everything seems darkest.
Shipwrecked in Paradise
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 40,520. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
For some the call of adventure is just too much. Julie Waterman never had a quiet life. One of 7 children, her life was always busy. At 23 she was running a cleaning company, employing over 400 people. But at 35 a new challenge beckoned. After buying a yacht, Julie gave it all up for an once-in-a-lifetime voyage across the world, single-handed.
To Africa with a Dream
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 75,840. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015 by Boissevainbooks. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In the late 1950s, Opus Dei sought to begin apostolic work in Africa. A group of young women from various countries moved to Kenya with the aim of starting a school, one open to women of all races and beliefs, the first of its kind. Olga Marlin, who was one of those young women, tells the story of how the women’s faith in their mission was sustained despite obstacles and ultimately bore fruit.
A Small House in France
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 77,930. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A magical holiday to rural France with their children had sowed the seeds of a daring plan for Brenda and Ray Barrington - to spend the early years of their retirement buying and restoring a cottage in the French countryside for use as a maison secondaire. Their budget and time were limited, but their enthusiasm and determination were boundless.
Time Grooves and Travel Records
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 215,800. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015 by booksmango. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
These are some of the stories of my life – just your average Englishman (pommie) – beginning from birth, childhood, schooldays, adolescence and then service life with its world travels, through to leaving the Royal Air Force and England to re-unite with my family in Australia after almost five years. It continues on with my life and travels again during and after my (officially) 21 years of marria
Embracing Life's Changes With Focus and Faith
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Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 8,800. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Dr. Constance Brannon shares her uplifting story. Even through divorce, life threatening illness and all of life's trials, she perseveres through faith. This book will motivate readers to push through every test of faith and to seek power in true forgiveness. Brannon's story is a testimony to the awesome power of God who is truly the source of our strength.
Where Does the Greener Grass Grow?
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You set the price! Words: 19,490. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
A funny and fulfilling journey that will make you laugh and learn something about yourself at the sametime.
Family Matters
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 40,930. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Su Gutteridge’s grandmother Florence married Frank Ginns at the beginning of the 20th century and they soon had two children. But Frank’s health was being ruined by drinking, and when he became ill and died at the age of only 28, she married a local churchwarden, William Gutteridge. Su has now written this intriguing dramatized account of years gone by after researching early years of her family.
The Way It Was
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,080. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A memoir of a depression baby whose formative years were on the home front during World War II and whose college experience enabled him to live the American Dream.