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Bound to Love: a memoir of grit and gratitude
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,140. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Bound to Love is the true story of a single mother who encountered and navigated a complicated nightmare for any parent. My child, the only child I could ever bear, was born with a life-threatening congenital heart defect, and suffered a more brutal health diagnosis soon after. Walk with me as I birth the courage and grit to meet Thom’s compounding challenges.
35 by 35: A Runner's Quest
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,360. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In 35 by 35: A Runner’s Quest, Spates takes us on her journey from her first inspiration through her greatest triumph, sharing the peaks and valleys she experiences as she grows from a young college graduate to a parent and professional in the entertainment industry while maintaining her true identity as a marathon runner.
Community Chest
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,700. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2015 by Shebooks Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
New York Times Notable Book author Natalie Serber confronts an empty nest, breast cancer, and turning 50, all in one year.
A Distant Island
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,950. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2015 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Stress Management
On the morning of September 11, 2001, Patrick Ashtre was a happily married man with a lovely wife, three children, and a house in Arlington, Virginia. He was a good father and husband and, looking into the mirror each morning, he was happy with the reflected image—but all that was about to change.
Rabid Hound: Paranoid Schizophrenic Exemplar
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,010. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Memoir describing the author's Paranoid Schizophrenia. Psychiatry students would find this ebook a valuable resource, & laymen alike would also discover the material to be interesting.
Holiday's A Collection of Poems and a Short Story
Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 4,160. Language: American English. Published: September 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Welcome to the holidays! The collection of poems are more in the Christmas sprite as well as winter. However there are a few poems for other holidays celebrated in United State of America. Some of the poems are poem for life, Close Friends, Year's End, Little Lamb, Apples and Cranberries, and a New Silent Night. The short story is a snapshot memory of the authors childhood. Enjoy!
Tea Leaves
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 85,610. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2015 by Bella Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In this forthright personal memoir, author and poet Janet Mason reflects on the factory-worker lives of her mother and grandmother in working class Philadelphia while she copes with her mother's final illness. Her mother's feminist example and unwavering support of a lesbian daughter become increasingly poignant as Janet explores the choices not open to her mother that she made for herself.
The Tiger, The Lizard and Orson Welles
Price: $7.70 USD. Words: 30,580. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2015 by Creative Print Publishing Ltd. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The author was born and spent the early years of her life in The Garden of England – Kent. Gardens were everything then, for working in and for growing everything you could possible want to eat and in 1939-45 and beyond; this was of paramount importance. The joy of this countryside, this way of life, are captured in these memoirs of a golden childhood, despite the closeness of the war...
The Inpatient Years “To My Husband, Bill”
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,680. Language: American English. Published: September 24, 2015 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Emotions
Bill and Jean had a happy marriage—then Bill died in a horrific accident. Left with severe depression, in an agony of loneliness, Jean reached out for counseling and therapy, but they didn’t help. She needed hospitalization, or she would die by her own hand. Read the true story of Jean Kaiserling’s descent into depression and despair and how psychiatric hospitalization impacted her life
Tornado! (The 1955 F-5 Walcott tornado)
Price: Free! Words: 7,970. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
My memory of this storm, though with me nearly daily, escalates a bit as the anniversary date approaches (60 years in 2015) and escalates even more upon hearing of such devastations as the recent storm in Moore, Oklahoma. I think especially of the children, and the fear I know they felt—and will continue to feel—because I have been there.
The Game Changer: A Memoir of Disruptive Love
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 52,520. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2015 by Thorntree Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Franklin and Celeste’s open marriage seemed perfectly safe—until the day Amber entered his life and showed them why the heart does not obey rules.
Spreading the Honey
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,380. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
“Spreading the Honey” is a collection of autobiographical short stories and anecdotes that offer a humorous view on life and humanity, through the eyes of a man who’s seen it all. Here, Doug David shares his journey through life, from small boy to middle-aged man, in whimsical tales of matters from schooling and selling to sailing and signet rings.
Set Free from Darkness
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,760. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2015 by RavenswoodPublishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness
A beauty for ashes story of life after murder – what you will never read in the headlines.
Never Really One of the Guys, the story of Minnesota's first female Conservation Officer
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 87,350. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement
Memoir recalling a profession few have lived from a perspective that is extremely rare and unique. Readers will get a glimpse into the world of natural resource law enforcement through the eyes of a woman who has a story unlike any other they may have read. Those interested in the outdoors, law enforcement, natural resources, or struggling to overcome obstacles will find this an enjoyable read.
True stories of a Gen X cowboy.........One for the road
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,160. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A compilation of the original "Gen X Cowboy" series with a few added tales of debauchery, stupidity and ridiculousness as told by the author. If you enjoy short stories and odd situations you will enjoy "One for the road"
Final Gifts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,030. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2015 by Shebooks Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Carol Mithers’s memoir of a woman in caregiving hell is funny, sad, brutally honest, and ultimately life-affirming.
Joseph. Jail. Prison. Mental Institution. Part 2.
Series: Cocaine. 1967. Jail. Prison. Mental Institution., Two. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 22,210. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ghosts of Childhood
Price: Free! Words: 85,770. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2015 by booksunleashed. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A childhood background including murder, suicide, wartime allegations and a father caught by shellfire leads to problems common and uncommon.
Two Steps Forward - Embracing Life With A Brain Tumor
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 60,750. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain), Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Two Steps Forward: Embracing life with a brain tumor is an enlightening story about a young woman as she learns to be her own advocate through the often-harrowing journey of life with a brain tumor, misdiagnosis, brain surgery and recovery. Two Steps Forward is a compelling book for readers walking similar paths, those facing life-changing situations or anyone looking for inspiring stories.
Dirt Road Diary: Recalling a Country Childhood
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,320. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A journalist recalls growing up on a farm in northeast Missouri, where his only connection with the outside world was a dirt road. Recollections include farm animals, old-time vehicles, a one-room country school, fairs, hikes in creek-beds, party lines, and the foibles of rural life. Illustrated with family photographs, “Dirt Road Diary” covers the years before the author’s college days.