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Beyond Bourda Green: a memoir by Percy Haynes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,170. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Beyond Bourda Green tells the story of growing up in Bourda, a ward of the city of Georgetown in Guyana, the land of many waters--a ward connected to the colonial past. It is a simple story of being raised in a tenement yard by a single parent mother who sacrificed her own life sustained by the dream of a better life for myself and my sister.
Teacher Misery: Helicopter Parents, Special Snowflakes and Other Bullshit by Jane Morris
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 60,550. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Teacher Misery perfectly encapsulates the comical misery that has become the teaching profession. Morris’ strange, funny, and sometimes unbelievable teaching experiences are told through a collection of short stories, essays and artifacts including real emails from parents, students and administrators.
Evolution for the Mentally Deranged by The author is Nobody
Price: Free! Words: 83,490. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Fiction » Literature » Transgressional
Evolution for the Mentally Deranged: - A beautiful girl from Texas. - A PhD student on the lam. - More pharmaceuticals than you can imagine. - A journey that stretches from the Mayan temples of Mexico to the TEFL jungles of Seoul. - The seductive power of Thailand and its infamous 'ladies' of the night. - A transformative mystical experience. Welcome to the crazy odyssey of Francis E. Fletcher.
Chaloklum, The Village of No Last Names by Patrick Ashtre
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,180. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2016 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Chaloklum, The Village of No Last Names is about taking a chance. It’s a love story and shows how one can’t help but be influenced by Buddhism, whether or not you’re a follower, while you’re living in its cradle. It’s a tale about finding a home that came in the form of a fishing village on an island in the Gulf of Thailand.
Gulp by Nigel Walker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 170,330. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
When life no longer belongs to you, you need to disappear. This journey takes the reader on a journey, of one man's story of survival, inspiration, self-discovery and reinvention.
Breaking Through the Glass Ceiling, Traveling the World, and Other Adventures by Bonny Robinson Cook
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.
A Wolf in God’s Country "The third book in the Wolf series" by A. W. Sibley
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 96,100. Language: American English. Published: April 19, 2016 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A Wolf in God’s Country is the story of a young boy in the 1940’s, growing up in a rural environment with his best friends; his horse Honey Gal and his dog Ring. The story chronicles their exciting and sometimes dangerous adventures. It is a heartwarming story of a red blooded American boy and his childhood with Honey Gal & Ring by his side in an era long past.
Michael & Maria by Emma Stephenson
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 81,290. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Folkestone, Kent, 1932: An impecunious yet ambitious young Irishman and a charming Italian beauty meet and fall in love. Ignoring family dissension and very different upbringings, they marry and settle down to raise a God-fearing British family. But a world war is brewing…. This tale of roots, upheaval, divisions overcome, living, dying, and a 60-year marriage is ultimately a story of true love.
Confessions of a Villain by Noa
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,280. Language: Australian English. Published: April 17, 2016 by Power of Words. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industries / entertainment, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Imagine yourself to someday be a famous singer? Hang onto your microphone, you’re in for a bumpy ride… NOA takes you into a world of TV auditions, music videos, profit-seeking producers and a music industry that preys on the vulnerable. Confessions of a Villain is keenly observant and insightful, a guide for others on the road to becoming creative, unique and well-known stars.
Last Dance at the Savoy: Life, Love and Caring for Someone With Progressive Supranuclear Palsy by Kathryn Leigh Scott
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 85,440. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
LAST DANCE AT THE SAVOY is both a personal story about Scott's husband, Geoff Miller, the founding editor of Los Angeles magazine, who lived life fully despite having a terminal illness, and a sharing of her insights on dealing with the day-to-day issues of caring for someone with progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP). *Includes a resource guide. *A percentage of royalties are donated to CurePSP.
Aripi de hârtie by Larra B.
Price: $7.65 USD. Words: 66,420. Language: Romanian. Published: April 14, 2016 by EdDigitala. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
„Nu merge acolo unde te duce viata, ci in directia in care te poarta sufletul.”
Alpine Beach: a Family Adventure by Susan Steggall
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,640. Language: Australian English. Published: April 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Alpine Beach: A Family Adventure is an account of a decade the Steggall family spent in the French Alps. In 1978 we (John, Susan, Zeke, aged seven and Zali, aged four) left Australia neither for work nor study, but for the adventure of it. It was an active, energetic life with few comforts or possessions, the passing seasons marked by our our experiences of living in two cultures, two languages.
Friendship: A True Story of Adventure, Goodwill, and Endurance by Francis Mandewah
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 by Simon Williams
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 having his son abducted to Brazil by his ex-wife and recalling the humor of his life to assist him in his struggle to reunite with his boy.
Ruby's World by Karen Baldwin
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110,410. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2016 by John R. Mabry. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
"An extraordinary story, beautifully told. Baldwin's account of her adventure in Africa is honest, moving, frequently funny, sometimes startling, and always compelling. This is a journey of faith, and it carries the reader along every twist and turn in that journey with remarkable clarity and grace." -- Sean Murphy, author of "The Time of New Weather"
Chasing the Dance of Life by Cynthia Winton-Henry
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,700. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2016 by John R. Mabry. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
What do you do if you hear voices or see things? You might think, shut up. However, if voices prod you with big human needs like Love, Justice, and Freedom, you might become a blabbermouth performance artist. You might try to demystify dance, healing rituals and communal peacemaking enough to wave a flag in sight of the mainstream. The voice of Love is that compelling.
Her Love Story by Tricia Kelly
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.
Out of Poverty: Living and Teaching in Asia by Judy Smith
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 82,930. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
In their mid 50s, Judy Smith and her husband, Roger Cristofoli, reached a financial crisis. Although loaded with university degrees, technical training and years of experience, they were not able to find employment anywhere in Canada. At the brink of losing their home and going on welfare, they happened across an advertisement for English teachers in South Korea.
It's a Mad, Mad World by Paul Buckley
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 53,340. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Find out about the hen that crowed, a house break-in that wasn’t, the truck driver who lost his bale and the fire alarm that wouldn’t stop and much more. Read about the majesty of Zion National Park and marvel at the pressure on top High School students in California. It is indeed a Mad, Mad world.
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