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With my head in the clouds – part 2
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 148,420. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History
“It was in the March that I nearly met my maker. I was in the descent and as we passed 10,000ft I brought the speed down to the required two hundred and fifty knots. We had just cleared the cloud cover and into clear skies and I was just changing a radio frequency when I suddenly looked up and saw a light aircraft about half a mile ahead coming straight at me descending at the same rate as I was.
The Husband Swap: A True Story of Unconventional Love
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 56,160. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015 by Thorntree Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Four ordinary people challenge monogamy to pursue a utopia of limitless love.
Mining My Own Business Book 1 - Yell Out if You’re Not Here
Series: Mining My Own Business. Price: Free! Words: 20,050. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
After touring his comedy shows through Europe, stand-up comedian Xavier Toby was broke and decided to take a job in mining. In his memoir, Mining My Own Business Book 1 - Yell Out if You're Not Here, Xavier’s onsite somewhere in Australia working to pay off his credit card debt. This is book one of the four book series, and includes actual photos from Xavier's time in the mining industry.
Lights In My Life
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,840. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In Lights in my Life Helen Drew takes the reader from her childhood in New Zealand to her life today. With disarming honesty she describes the highs and lows with equal clarity from a terrible episode in her childhood to the joy of her grandchildren.
That Good Night: More Memoirs of a Nurse Teacher
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,040. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In That Goodnight: More Memoirs of a Nurse Teacher, Shirley Phillips, nurse, ward sister, teacher and carer almost into her 70th year, recounts episodes from her career. The milestone of Project 2000 where nurses training now included the degree qualification at the expense of practical experience in the ward saw a deterioration in care quality.
Support Group
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 52,950. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
50 years of consecutive sobriety. 45 years of conscious contact with a Higher Power. Miracles to me are commonplace.
Kaufman's Hill
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 64,480. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015 by Bancroft Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A PROFOUND AND INTENSELY MOVING BOYHOOD MEMOIR: Novelist Tim O’Brien says that “Kaufman’s Hill is among the most touching, sensitive, and spellbinding memoirs I’ve encountered in many years. Beautifully and exactly written, this book will surely reach into the hearts of its readers. I was deeply moved.”
Life Memories, A Memoir of Surving Life and Preserving Memories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,620. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A memoir of surviving life and preserving memories! Life can sometimes be overwhelming. This book is an account of the two years during which I looked after my mother, who had dementia, and the stress it entailed. It is about learning to cope and how to preserve happy memories and banish any bad ones so we can carry on with our lives.
Find Your Own Happiness
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 61,220. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2015 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Find Your Own Happiness is the heartrending story of a teacher who after the death of her abusive husband and facing unimaginable grief sets off on a journey of discovery about herself, the world, and how to live well. On the road to happiness she faces deaths and adversity, but instead of letting these life events sink her into depression and grief, she emerges stronger and is determined to live
Memos from Midlife: 24 Parables of Adult Adjustment
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 32,940. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2015 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
“... It’s the most entertaining book I’ve read this year.” — Steve Chapman, Columnist and Editorial Writer, The Chicago Tribune There are no pretentious arguments about policy or social science in these pages, rather humorous essays — because it is a report from what Frank Zimring calls "my second career, and everybody else’s second career, the hard work of becoming an adult in the modern world."
Paranormal Persistence ~ Caveat ~ True Experiences
Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 77,970. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2015 by SynergEbooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Twenty-seven true stories about one man’s paranormal and spiritual encounters that began for him when he was very young and continue to this day. You may want to turn on the lights before you begin reading.
Science & Politics
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 71,590. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Brian Iddon discovered a passion for chemistry as an eleven-year-old schoolboy. He went on to study it at university, obtaining a BSc, PhD and DSc, and taught and researched his subject at the highest level before making his name in the wider world. In retirement, in addition to voluntary work, Dr Iddon has finally found time to write his memoirs
A Normal Life
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 25,660. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Parental love was in short supply when Aura Angel was growing up. Her father would beat her at the slightest excuse, and when he left home her mother took over, using brooms and kitchen implements to make sure the blows hurt.Now, in her forties, she is at peace with herself.
Short Stories from a Boat Kid "The Photograph" and 13 other Summer Stories
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,970. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Adventure & Adventurers, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
He’s just a regular Florida boat kid. The problem is that things always get crazy quickly and unexpectedly. What hidden meaning is there in an old worn-out photo he finds? Whether surrounded by sharks, recovering lost silver, or battling the perils on the lake, life is scarier and funnier than ever. Be on the family boat in the Bahamas, Florida Keys, and the hydroplane racing scene, ages 10-100
Ecstasy of the Deep
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 134,320. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2015 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The astonishing autobiography of an Englishman who spent his whole life chasing his dreams. Most of them were either underwater exploring far off unknown reefs in Asia and the Pacific or living it up with the rich and famous who shared his passion for diving. Tony Buxton’s charmed life takes him from the French Riviera and Rome in its 1950s and 1960s heydays to years operating an underwater touris
Editing Can Kill An Idiot: A Short Memoir
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,450. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
This humorous memoir details Michael Kroft's five days leading up to the heart of the story, his then first-time ten-day stay in a hospital. With the actual situations almost too surreal to be called non-fiction, the memoir’s many anecdotes are presented with such a Devil-may-care attitude that it can only be told by a man so humbled by his years that he is forthcoming regarding his ignorance.
Lost My Jock
Price: Free! Words: 20,990. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Wrestling
Do you like reading underdog sports stories? Do you enjoy stirring tales about unheralded athletes who overcame insurmountable odds to accomplish greatness? Do you need something to read while sitting on the toilet? This is the story of how I lost my jock. It isn’t a very inspiring underdog story. After all, it’s a story about a jockstrap. But it’s great for reading on the toilet!
Singing Magic: Memoir of a Girl Who Thought Singing Was Life
Price: Free! Words: 86,860. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Memoir of a girl raised in rural Ontario and French Canada in the 1940s and 1950s, who then moved to South Africa in the late 1960s and witnessed the tumultuous dismantling of apartheid. Rich descriptions of people and places in rural Canada and remote regions in South Africa.
Torn: The Story of an Undeserving Wallaby Drowning in a Septic Tank.
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 91,480. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
The funniest, most heartfelt book ever written, one that every one will love to read. At some time in my life I was young, carefree and reckless with my whole life ahead of me. Then one day I woke up and realized that everything had changed. All the things that I loved dearly about my life have been torn from me and I was challenged with putting the pieces back together one laugh at a time.
Cabbages and Kings
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 71,650. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A prerequisite to the development of any and every child is a secure, loving relationship with both their mother and father, but not every child is so blessed. Cabbages and Kings documents my experiences after the untimely death of my father, which profoundly affected the course of my life, and follows the consequences of a fatherless household during my formative years. Set against a background o