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A Life in the Academy
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Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 263,750. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013 by Society for Philosophy & Culture. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography
A delightful journey that takes the author from his second year of life to his seventy-fourth. Along the way, Wolff gives us an inside look at Harvard, the University of Chicago, Columbia, the University of Massachusetts, and a variety of other institutions of higher learning in the United States and South Africa.
Social Disability: One Person's Recovery Journey
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 63,820. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Social scientists & psychologists
This is the story of the recovery struggle from brain injury by a rehabilitation specialist whose professional experience includes working in brain injury recovery programs.
Rattlesnake Dreams: An American Warrior's Story
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Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 171,140. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A memoir of war, journalism, and growing up in the US Pacific Northwest. Spans the second half of the 20th century, and into the 21st. True stories, nightmares and dreams; and one essay.
Reunited After 70 Years
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 107,840. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Twins Innis and Inez, were born in the southern coalfields of West Virginia. They were both raised in wealth only 60 miles apart but never met until their 70th birthday. [ Jean is now 83]. This is Innis [ Jean Goff- Ashford's] story of wealth, betrayal,alcololism,being a battered woman and finally finding and marrying a younger man; the love of her life.
The Albuquerque Years
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,310. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Sharon Lippincott's memoir of her idyllically happy preschool years in a semi-rural Albuquerque neighborhood in the years immediately after WWII. Includes author notes at end.
Letters To Friends
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,590. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
Through letters to her friends, Mia tells the story of her family’s triumphs and heartbreak, her adjustment to life in a new country and her quest to find true love. She travels to Africa, Europe, India, China and the United States and discusses a wide range of topics, from religion to politics to her sex life or frequent lack thereof.
Sucker For Love: True Tales About Loves Found, Lost, and Imagined
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,070. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013 by Possibilities Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Sucker for Love, The Book, is a collection of true stories about loves found, lost and imagined. With humor and honesty, these stories offer a unique look into the pleasures and perils of romance.
The Kid in Me: A Personal Account of My Teen Pregnancy
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,410. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Two minutes after peeing in a cup, the consequence of having unprotected sex paralyzed Maggie. The words, "You're pregnant" reverberated on the bare walls of the clinic. Fifteen years old, class president, honor student, dumped by her boyfriend, Maggie had few options. She decided to hide the pregnancy. This an honest account of the emotional journey a teenager travels when hiding her pregnancy.
Ghetto Medic: A Father in the 'Hood
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 81,090. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The gripping true story of a Baltimore firefighter who joins the department at the height of the civil rights movement, witnesses the race riots of 1968 and battles the ensuing infernos. After the Great White Flight, Bill Hennick becomes a paramedic. He embarks on a spiritual journey as he risks his life caring for the poor in a city with one of the world's highest crime rates.
Becoming a Superhero: Based on a True Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 84,500. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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Oliver was a lost child. Even though he had a good background, he managed to screw up his life. He was a military brat. His father served 24 years in the US Navy. His mom was loving and kind, but very strict. Maybe too much discipline was too much for him?
We Should Have Known...
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 23,990. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
We should have known... is the life story of two best friends, their adventures and the variety of emotions they brought to their owners. It is the incredible story of two wonderful Golden Retrievers who have experienced so much in their lives, moved along with the family, brought much joy in their owners' lives and never ceased to amaze them.
Mrs.Stubbs
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Price: Free! Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
An introductory memoir from L.G. Blazo that begins to detail his frustrations with police, parents, teachers, and the American education system.
Ben Diary of A Heroin Addict
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,840. Language: British English. Published: April 9, 2013 by M-y Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
As a young man from a loving, middle class family living in a small English village, Ben Rogers appeared to have it all….but then he found drugs. As his life descended into chaos and despair, Ben began to chronicle his daily struggles with the aid of a video camera. He was hopeful that one day his experiences could be used to educate others.
This is a Good Day to Live
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 81,020. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Make each of your days a “good day to live.” Amber is 19 years old and off to college. In six months, she will receive unbelievable news that will force her into the world of hospitals and doctors. This is her story, one of courage in the face of adversity. You will know why she must believe “This is a good day to live.”
King of the Sun
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,350. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
I’m sure you’ve heard this cliché: “Think of your life’s journey as a river.” Therapists and Self-help gurus use it all the time. Well, I have my own cliché: “Rivers are created by God’s tears.” I believe in both cliches. I grew up encircled by rivers – the Missouri and the Sun. I grew up fly-fishing. I grew up dreaming and grew older destroying. For drunks destroy both dreams and lives.
Showing Heart: The True Story of How One Boy Defied the Odds
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 89,260. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Showing Heart is the heart-rending story of how one family comes together to live life fully in the face of adversity. Torn by grief and disappointment, Henry and Leighann struggle to come to grips with their son’s fatal diagnosis. With his tiny heart beating precariously outside of his body, they strive to fight for his life while balancing the needs and emotions of their two young daughters.
Confessions of the Unmedicated Mind, Volume 1: Home
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Series: Confessions of the Unmedicated Mind, Volume 1: Home. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 80,560. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
A nationally acclaimed teacher and coach, Benjamin Tomes provides a captivating backstory to an unlikely success story. Growing up in an era still unfamiliar with ADHD, Tomes provides a unique perspective in a birth-21 account of an erratic childhood. Filled with biting sarcasm and wicked humor, the gory details of a personal war on boredom are expressed with blunt force drama and brutal honesty.
This Is My Breakdown - short story
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 310. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
A short story written in the winter of 2011.
Zwischen Sucht, Freundschaft und Liebe
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Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 49,030. Language: German. Published: April 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Viele Jugendliche in Deutschland haben mittlerweile Erfahrung mit Drogen. Die 16-jährige Antonia ist kein Einzelfall. Es wird unter Jugendlichen viel zu sehr verharmlost. Man ist jung und will seinen Spaß haben, aber wie viele von den Betroffenen denken an die Zukunft!? Hätte Antonia gewusst, dass sich durch die Drogen ihr ganzes Leben verändert, hätte sie es doch nie ausprobiert…
Skapegoat - The FHTM Blame Game Story
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 91,350. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This compelling, true and personal, story is about a successful semi-retired 30+ year entrepreneur that turned whistle-blower after getting involved with an illegal Ponzi style MLM called FHTM in 2009. Top FHTM leaders and its founder Paul Orberson tried to destroy his life. This story will keep you mesmerized by the deceit, sexual harassment, lies, judicial manipulation and drama that unfolds.