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Dumb Fire Trucks
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 18,940. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Laugh or cry your way through the loaded memoire of Theresa Piacentini Smith, an American wife, mother, entrepreneur, airline ramp serviceman, home chef, swimmer, seafood sales lady and writer.
En busca del verdadero mundo
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Price: Free! Words: 3,890. Language: Spanish. Published: April 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Esta corta biografia relata un pequeño recorrido de la vida del autor de las obras que aquí yacen publicadas. Cualquier tipo de información vinculante con otras personas ha sido modificada bajo un seudónimo. Espero que lo disfruteis, lectores.
Clive: Working for the Man in the Age of Vinyl
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,690. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In 1978, at age 21, after years of playing in a band, the author was hired by Clive Davis to be a talent scout for his new label, Arista Records. It was a dream job for somebody who'd lived and breathed music. The only problem was it was 1981, disco topped the charts and Clive was more interested in having hits and building his empire than making great records. A riff on life, ambition and music.
West Of Independence
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 87,450. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Warning!! This book contains the following: A UFO, Mormons, Regret, Roadkill, Love, A Little Black Rental Car, A Dragon, Family Conflict, Cotton Picking, Bigotry, Cigarettes, A GPS Named Maggie, Grief, Rattlesnakes, Laughter, The Grand Canyon, A Root Beer Float, Dinosaurs, Redemption, A Cow That Eats Plastic, Tragedy, A Meteor, Loss, A Wormhole, Fear, A Volcano, Ignorance, and Shoepers.
Hope Is Within Reach: Overcoming the Challenges of Autism Spectrum Disorder
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,710. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
You’re sitting in the doctor’s office waiting for your child’s diagnosis. The doctor utters the words you have feared: autism spectrum disorder. The only words you can say are, “What can I do now?” Hope Is Within Reach: Overcoming the Challenges of Autism Spectrum Disorder is a story of instinct, determination, perseverance and ultimately never giving up.
Just Me: Humorous, Helpful & Odd
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,120. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This is collection of amusing stories, essays, bloggings, and thoughts from Kevin’s life. Many magazines, ezines, and newsletters have published his stories. His humor and style of writing sets him apart from the norm. Some publications have honored him with awards, as well.
Silence: My Worst Stand-Up Comedy Performances and Experiences
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,420. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Silence: My Worst Stand-Up Comedy Performances and Experiences chronicles Tim Boyle's most cringe worthy stories about the times when things in his comedy career didn't go as planned. Honest, mean-spirited, and sometimes embarrassingly sad, this collection of stories is about one man's failed attempt at bringing joy to the world through laughter. Who said the pain of others can’t be funny?
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.
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.
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
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.