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Vietnam: A Soldier's Journal
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Price: Free! Words: 59,270. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Vietnam: A Soldier's Journal by Jack Durish is a personal memoir of the author's tour of duty in Vietnam during the war that tore America's heart in half. It is a tale of his adventures and misadventures while serving in the rear echelons of the 9th Infantry Division. This telling of the Vietnam story is not politically correct, just true.
Porch It
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,200. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
PORCH IT is an unflinching humorous look at growing up in the 80's. The dangerous tale of standing up to bullies, learning right from wrong, and delivering the news in San Jose, California during the birth of Silicon Valley. The fight for that one goal every young boy desires...the ultimate gaming machine, the Commodore 64.
I Hate to Say Goodbye
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 116,330. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Conflict resolution
Fascinating stories of growing up during an historical and momentous time --the rebirth and rise of a nation. Threats from everywhere: Arab neighbors and hardship of nature which the war refugees faced in the uncultivated promised land. Forbidden young love among foes, bliss and abysmal gloom and valuable life lessons are interwoven into this stormy, tumultuous and tragic-comic family drama.
When Goodbye Begins: Sharing Life With Dementia
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,980. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012 by MetaPlume. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
John and I had been married a little over ten years when he was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s Disease. To the observer, life is unchanged, but not so for the carer. Having come through this period, observed others, and talked to many, I believe there is a vital need to acknowledge the mental and emotional trauma that is experienced by the carer during those early days.
Single Dad Rules (the first year)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,070. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Divorce and children
Single Dad Rules is the first year of posts from the popular blog for single dads. It offers guidance for raising kids alone, dating advice, fun projects for kids, cooking, and fun stories as you watch this single dad of three young girls struggle and grow from the lessons life teaches. All posts in one place in chronological order so you can follow along in this fun entertaining ebook.
Transitions
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 22,770. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A joyous memoir of early 20th Century life in the small mining town of Franklin, New Jersey. From flowers to influenza, immigrants to imagination, this happy read recalls life at a sometimes simpler, sometimes stark, time in the life of America.
Defunct Money
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,340. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Zimbabwe is the country, and 2008 is the year on which this short memoir mainly focuses. It offers various glimpses into the perils of everyday life at the time. In it, the author shares personal experiences of the hyperinflationary era and the country's economic downfall. The memoir puts emphasis on the 'defunct' nature of money in the country at the time.
The Emily Updates (Vol. 1)): One Year in the Life of the Girl Who Lived
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Price: Free! Words: 52,370. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Seventeen years ago, authors Tom and Vonne Barnett were suddenly confronted with every parent’s worst medical “bolt from the blue”: their only child, 30-month-old Emily, was diagnosed with an advanced – meaning metastasized – pediatric cancer. At the time, the thirty-something couple was living in northern Virginia. What followed was the defining crisis of their now 26-year union.
Soup By Volume
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Price: Free! Words: 53,200. Language: British English. Published: October 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Quirky attitude, luminous words: warm, soulful, worth a few pence. Conveniently packaged collection of the best prose from the Wishbone Soup Cures Everything blog. Feel like you're hungry for something but don't know what? This could be the cure. Observation and imagination transform the world into a place of sustainable happiness.
One Last Word: Finding My Dad Again
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,540. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
What do you do when there is no opportunity for one last conversation? How do you handle the swell of grief while handling the tasks of planning a funeral and going through a person's things? In One Last Word, Chris takes the reader along his journey as he deals with his grief. One Last Word is an inspirational testament to an imperfect relationship between a father and a son.
Sailing Through Life
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 101,320. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The unshakeable bond between human spirits. A memoir. Con warned me on our third date that he planned to sail in his retirement; I fell hard for him anyway. In the blink of an eye we're tossing off the lines in Finland, and sailing into wild seas, testing my courage. Life and death revisit my world and fate plays the final card.
Grandpa's Chair
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,720. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Book of poetry about growing up in a small town in western Pennsylvania, in the 1950-60's.
The Philosophical Pilot "Three Fathers, Three Wives, Nine Lives
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 60,560. Language: American English. Published: October 9, 2012 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Join Vern Westfall on a thrilling adventure from his childhood days in small adobe house in a remote corner of an Arizona Desert to his adult years in the skies above Vietnam as an F-4 pilot. Traverse the globe with this multi-talented man as he teaches high school, instructs pilots, mentors gifted children, survives in jungles, and communes with Buddhist monks in the mountains of China.
Ring around the Moon..Ghost Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 3,850. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
These are short stories of the ghost stories and legends I have grown up with here in South Alabama.
The Homeless Itinerary; A day in the life of a homeless family
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,450. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The Homeless Itinerary; A day in the life of a homeless family, is just that, a single day, narrated by Gina Rowell. It is an account of Gina and her four children being homeless and has to call the family van home. The events of this particular day stand out because everything that can possibly go wrong does. Gina doesn't want to forget days like this one so she writes it down.
Grandfather (A Memoir)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,780. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Written as a memorial to the author's grandfather, this short memoir starts by telling a brief history of his grandfather's life, and then goes on to recount the events and circumstances surrounding his death and funeral. The author concludes by reflecting on what happened and stating the lessons he learnt from the loss.
Gone Critical
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 69,150. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
"Gone Critical" is the story of real events that took place several years ago when I fell into a coma.
Cotswolds Memoir: Discovering a Beautiful Region of Britain on a Quest to Buy a 17th Century Cottage
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,750. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
An English actress and comedy writer returns from Hollywood to her homeland to buy a cottage in the Cotswolds,the most beautiful part of Britain. Her exciting search turns into a laugh-out-loud, good life, foodie, meet the eccentric locals, explore the idyllic Cotswolds fun read as she finds the sense of community lacking in her urban existence and decides 'It doesn't get much better than this!'
The Esther Vice House
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,940. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
During the Spring of 1929, a terrible accident changes the life course of Esther Clark, a young teacher in rural Indiana.
Have You Ever Considered Modeling? This Is My Scam Story
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Price: Free! Words: 5,880. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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Somehow on my way to pursuing a modeling career I got scammed. Now I am sharing my story to help raise awareness of how easy it is for aspiring models to be tricked.