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Breaking Through the Glass Ceiling, Traveling the World, and Other Adventures
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,340. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2016 by Alan Cook. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Bonny Cook left teaching in 1966 and entered the business world as a programmer. She joined Xerox Corporation in 1973 and worked her way up to vice president, against the background of the women’s movement. She also traveled to all seven continents and had many adventures along the way. The knowledge she gained will be useful for anybody working in business today.
Better Than Before: How Polio Transformed My Father
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,660. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Spiritual Growth
The author's father came down with polio in 1944 when he was 35. He was able to cope with the horrific pain of polio, help others while in the hospital, and work to raise money for a vaccination. It shows how his life experiences as a child, teenager and an adult prepared him for his purpose in life which was to help the March of Dimes. He grew spiritually as a result of attaining his purpose.
Friendship: A True Story of Adventure, Goodwill, and Endurance
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,610. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Relationships
Young Francis Mandewah dreamed of a better future, but saw no way out of his impoverished situation, until one day when he met a man who changed his life. An African boy from the region made famous by the film "Blood Diamond" is befriended by an American pilot. That friendship brings great opportunities and blessings that affirm the boy’s faith in God and test his courage, strength and endurance
TORN2: The Continued Story of an Undeserving Wallaby Drowning in a Septic Tank
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,810. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
One man's honest, funny and inspiring account of losing his son and recalling the humor of his life to assist him in his struggle.
Regrets - A True Story of Suffering, Abuse, and Exploitation
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,960. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Abuse / general, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This is a true story. I was abused as a child It was hard to forgive, but even harder to forget. We cannot change the past, but we can ruin the present by worrying about the future. Life is too short and time is too precious to dwell on what might have been. There is no such thing as a life without regrets.
Her Love Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,400. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2016 and represented by LightenUpBooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Ever had the feeling you were meant to meet someone, and then they become a catalyst who changed your life, and you know it was how it was meant to be. That is what happened to Tricia Kelly after she was captured by Don Henley, member of the Eagles in 1976, backstage at an Eagle’s concert in Sydney, Australia - Arrived in LA and sat on his gate without knowing his address the first day.
Blue Smartie: the autobiography of a lottery winner
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,660. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
When you spend the first part of your life with very little, and you learn to be happy with it and battle along, people see you and they’re comfortable with having you around them. You all go along wishing for the same things. At least most of us do. We wish that one day we’ll be able to do whatever we like. We never plan for what we’ll do if the luck happens. Now this book can help you.
Together Through Korea and Alzheimer's
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,000. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Sixteen-year-olds Dick and Joyce fall in love and manage to marry at nineteen despite a mother determined to split them. When Dick is drafted and shipped to Korea, Joyce and their infant are forced to live with her manipulative mother. In letters from six thousand miles away, Dick poetically writes of his longing for Joyce and relates bizarre incidents which occur around him. Separated and exis
Letters
Price: Free! Words: 806,490. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2016 by SMA publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
922 letters of Mgr. Melchior de Marion Brésillac. The original letters were written in French. The collection has been published both in print and digital formats. This particular book is the translation of the previously published french version.
When The Spirit Moves You
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,290. Language: British English. Published: February 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
After a broken marriage, I decided to leave England for a new life on La Gomera. After all, life is an adventure and dreams are to be lived!
An Incredible Talent for Existing: A Writer's Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,050. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2016 by Open Books Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
From her vividly evoked existential childhood to writing her first children's book on a sugar high during a glucose tolerance test, Pamela Jane takes the reader along on a highly entertaining personal, political, and psychological adventure.
Inching Back To Sane: My Years With Bipolar
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 49,230. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Taken from my life experiences as an adult with a severe mental illness. This book brings new light, new information, and a kind of brutal honesty to the subject of bipolar disorder. At times tragic, but with a message of hope for those that suffer or love someone who does, this book talks about the long journey someone with a mental illness must face.
Oorwinnaars
You set the price! Words: 43,990. Language: Afrikaans. Published: January 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
OORWINNAARS is 'n boek oor vandag se Westerse samelewing en hoe dit eeue gelede al beplan was.Dit ondersoek hoe agendas geimplimenteer word deur sisteme. Dit bevat kommnetaar oor kontroversiële onderwerpe soos inmenging met voedsel, farmaseutiese en gesondheids industrieë; die geld, belasting, politiese en regstelsel en openbaar geheime regeringseksperimente op hulle eie bevolkings.
Overcomers
You set the price! Words: 39,870. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
OVERCOMERS is a book about today’s western society and how it has been planned throughout the ages. It examines how agendas are implemented through systems. It contains commentary on controversial subjects such as the food, pharmaceutical and health industries; the money, tax, political and judicial systems and discloses undercover governmental experimentation on its own citizens.
The Marl Hole Kid
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,080. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
Set in the industrial heart of England in the 1960s, The Marl Hole Kid tells the story of one boy’s struggle to maintain his dignity and compassion growing up in poverty, with a violent, alcoholic, Irish father. A variety of touching, humorous, and outrageous stories illustrate this inspirational journey of survival and the forging of the boy’s spirit and character along the way.
Surviving Tracy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,720. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
In 1974, the most destructive tropical cyclone recorded in Australia’s history devastated Darwin on Christmas Eve, turning the city into a war zone. This book is a collection of survivor stories.
Evolving to Grace
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 125,710. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In Evolving to Grace: A story of perseverance, strength, spiritual evolution, and the choices one must make to change one’s path, I share my life’s experiences—finding my way out of darkness—discovering hope, strength, happiness and the right path for the life I choose to live. I write about challenges I've had to overcome—either due to alcoholism, depression, violence, and rape.
Nothing Like Normal ~ Surviving a Sibling's Schizophrenia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,980. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2015 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
Martha Graham-Waldon’s memoir entitled, Nothing Like Normal: Surviving a Sibling’s Schizophrenia, chronicles the trajectory of her sister’s thirty-year battle with schizophrenia. Two years younger, the author watched her beloved sister descend into madness, nearly pulling the author down with her into a shadowy and baffling black hole of despair.
The Other Side of Me: Memoirs of a Vietnam Marine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,880. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
“The Other Side of Me” is a true story about a Marine who served three tours of duty in Vietnam during the years of 1966-1970, D.L. ‘Tex’ Swafford. Tex, as his comrades called him, was not the same man he once was upon returning home from Nam. No, that man died over there with thousands of other soldiers. He was a casualty of war, sent home with a broken mind and invisible wounds.
Edge of the Earth
Price: Free! Words: 84,250. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
Edge of the Earth is a storyteller's memoir. It takes the reader from Aunt Tassie's cider cellar, a couple miles down the road to the Woodstock Festival, on to the punishing waves of Hawaii's North Shore and to three of the four corners of the earth. Ultimately, this book is as much a recollection of the lives of those encountered along the author's seven decade journey as it is an autobiography.

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