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Detours and Reminiscences by Laura Remson Mitchell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,480. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Originally titled "Detours through the Twilight Zone," this collection of never-before-published short stories pays homage to the classic television series. Interspersed with the stories are the author's recollections of the circumstances surrounding and/or inspiring each tale. The final story, "Castles in the Air," was the basis for Mitchell's novel The Reality Matrix Effect.
Go Ask Your Father: One Man's Obsession with Finding His Origins Through DNA Testing by Lennard J Davis
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 59,030. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Parenting » Fertility and Conception
Shortly before his father's death, Lennard Davis received a cryptic call from his uncle Abie, who said he had a secret he wanted to tell him one day. When finally revealed, the secret--that Abie himself was Davis's father, via donor insemination--seemed too preposterous to be true. Born before the wide use of such technologies, Davis was filled with doubt about the truth.
My Love Story in Hindi by Kamal Aggarwal
You set the price! Words: 6,860. Language: Hindi. Published: March 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
यह किताब मेरी जिन्दगी के उन लम्हों को लिए है जिनकी खट्टी मीठी यादे मुझे आज भी मुस्कुराने को मजबूर करती है इन्सान की जिन्दगी में प्यार जिसमे बेइंतिहा शिद्दत हो सब कुछ बदल देता है और यही मेरे साथ भी हुआ | कुछ बेहतरीन Real Events पर based Poems जो मुझे यकीन नहीं होता मैंने ही लिखी है और आज जब उन्हें पढता हूँ तो उन्ही लम्हों में फिर लौट जाता हूँ जैसे ये सब कल ही की सी बात हो |
Life Is an Adventure...If You Choose to Make It So by Ken Horsfall
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 41,620. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Life is an adventure...if you choose to make it so. These are the words Ken Horsfall has chosen to live his life by. From the jungles of Papua New Guinea to the UN offices of Cambodia, Ken has lived a life of extraordinary adventure. In this book, he shares stories which will give you the inspiration you need to also venture along the road less travelled.
The Captain in Me (combo) by Karen Maeby Bates
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,790. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In Love With a Sailor and The Captain in Me is a full collection of narrative-based poetry and stories that happened over a two year period from March 2013 - June 2014. In the book, Maeby shares about her dream of a very determined love, the characters in her life, an endless love for jazz music and all things vintage, life’s philosophies, Pirate adventures, life on the Sea and so much more.
Petite Confessions - A Humorous Memoirette by Vicki Lesage
Price: Free! Words: 12,950. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
From champagne bottles to baby bottles, this memoirette offers a humorous look at an American mom's decade in Paris. Party Girl Vicki moved to Paris hoping to drink her fill of wine and fall in love. She accomplished her goal, but encountered many bumps along the way: romantic encounters gone awry, absurd French bureaucracy threatening her sanity, and two adorable but impossibly energetic kids.
Practical Magic by Barbara Donovan
Price: Free! Words: 28,430. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Throughout her journey, Barbara Donovan has touched the lives of many; opening her heart to help those in need or simply 'getting the job done'. Her influence has helped shape our social landscape, including the areas of civil rights, disability rights, natural childbirth and gay rights. Her ongoing commitment to equality and humanity is inspiring.
The Daily Grind 50 Days by Esther Chen
Series: Surfing the waves of education. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,900. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015. Categories: 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.
Survival Manual: A Memoir of Near Death, Illness and Survival by Ronsteinman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,470. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015. Categories: 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.
Where Does the Greener Grass Grow? by Tarek Hassan
You set the price! Words: 19,490. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A funny and fulfilling journey that will make you laugh and learn something about yourself at the sametime.
The Way It Was by Jack Dunn
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,150. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015. Categories: 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.
The Little Garage Library by Sandi Caldwell
Price: Free! Words: 3,930. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
If you like to read, or simply enjoy good stories, can you remember how or when you started on your reading journey? Did someone inspire you to become an avid reader? A grandparent, maybe? Or, perhaps, a neighbor, aunt/uncle, older sibling? Most of us can put a face on that question - and truly be thankful they were there. Here is my story, from the bottom of my heart.
Нетерпение любви: повесть о настоящих by Aleksey Sherstobitov
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 28,370. Language: Russian. Published: January 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Что мешает человеку быть счастливым? Ни одни блага мира не могут принести ощущения этого чувства по-настоящему. Лишь любовь погружает творение Божие, будучи даром, в это состояние. Где бы человек ни был, какой бы судьбою ни обладал, взаимная любовь, настигнув его, размывает все преграды, освещает любую тьму, придает силы, дает надежду.
Kamala Philips de Silva by Arch de Silva
Price: Free! Words: 2,920. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This is a brief appreciation of the life and achievements of Kamala Philips de Silva, mother of Santhusht, Chinthan, Renuk and Jani.
Chan Sun - A Life in Pictures by Alice Y. W. Chan
Price: Free! Words: 190. Language: Chinese (traditional). Published: January 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This book is dedicated to Mr. Chan Sun, a father from Hong Kong. It outlines his life stories by including his and family life pictures and wish his offspring and descendants would know more of their ancestors in future.
The Journey by Cathy Grant
Price: Free! Words: 7,290. Language: Canadian English. Published: December 24, 2014. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A series of essays, interviews and book exerpts written by or about a middle aged woman with a disabilitie. Hopefully the reader will get some insight into the world of the disabiled from a woman's perspective.
The Wit and Wisdom of a Nonagenarian by Mario V. Farina
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,990. Language: American English. Published: December 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders
A collection of stories from a man who has seen and done much in his 90+ years of life. He's wide-eyed and bushy-tailed and his perspective is invaluable. Have a slice of what an amazing person has to say about his life!
What A Rotten Colon! A Story Of A Cancer Survivor by Kenneth Kee
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,710. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Although the definition of a cancer survivor refers to a person who is alive, I prefer to use the word cancer survivor as one who has survived at least 5 years of cancer. My patient had survived 8 years in spite of being given a year to live. 1 Introduction 2 Sudden Abdominal Pain 3 The Surgery 4 The Day after Surgery 5 Remission 6 Relapse 7 The Daughter’s Story 8 Simple Guide to Colon Cancer