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The Making of a Two-bit Mystic: Motorcycle Days
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,740. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Two-bit Mysticing (verb): prospecting the stream of our surroundings for buried nuggets in the graveled bottom. This is the story of keeping two wheels on the road while learning to gather moments that shine—like brain-cell gold. This mental gold is the marrow of our spiritual and artistic lives.
The Fishing Trip That Never Was
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,920. Language: British English. Published: February 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
It was summer 2012, It had been raining for months and I was bored, I wanted to go on a fishing trip. So I answered an ad I found on the internet and ended up going fishing with two strangers in a rather dodgy fishing boat. This is the hilarious true story of what happened. This story is ideal for a quick read on the train or on a daily commute to work
Once Upon An Albatross... Volume 2 (2006) (Blog Postings)
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Series: Once Upon An Albatross... Blog Postings. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,000. Language: American English. Published: February 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The second volume of blog postings from Once Upon An Albatross... about Silicon Valley, California and whatever else, featuring 40 blog postings from 2006: "Becoming A Normal Video Gamer," "The Neighborhood Power Transformer Went Kablooey," "The Rattlesnakes of Unix Administration," "Open Season on Escaping Animated Animals," Watching Nature On The Train" and "Finishing School Or Going Bust."
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?
Of funerals, weddings and other parties
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,230. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The third of the series of Fleeting Moments that takes the reader on a journey through the remarkable life and times of Walter Gordon Fischer. These autobiographical stories are told in Gordon's inimitable wry style as he journeys through the world in the search of adventure under the guise of making a living.
Serenade
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,190. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2012 by Diana Lindsay. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This slice of life short story from author Judy Goldstein Botello will bring music to readers ears. Struggling with a career, children, and a broken marriage, Botello rediscovers joy in the familiar strum of a guitar.
Mending Broken: A Personal Journey Through the Stages of Trauma + Recovery
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 30,740. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
After four years in the darkness of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Teresa woke up--in slow and painful fits and starts. Like a process of birthing and with the sensation of tearing wide open, she was given life again. In the essays and reflections in mending broken Teresa takes you on the journey of one woman trying to find her way out of painful darkness, and into the light of recovery.
Hidden Tiger Raging Mountain: Over the Hill in Nepal
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Price: $1.70 USD. Words: 28,040. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Jo Carroll decided it was time to pack her rucksack and get back to the mountains. Little things like a pension and bus pass were not enough to put her off. Besides, after her gap year, she knew all about travelling now. But Nepal had other ideas. Storms raged in the mountains; strikes made transport impossible. And then there was the tiger …
Memories of an Alzheimers Night Nurse
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Series: Memories of a mental health nurse, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,850. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The rather sad recollection of a nurse who worked on night duty in a hospital that cared for the elderly mentally ill. The account tells of how things developed during the time that the nurse worked at that hospital.
Life and Death of a Red Blood Cell (Red Bull)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,180. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the story of the one brave red blood cell (Red Bull) from its birth to its death in the human body. My name is Red Bull, the red blood cell. They called me Red because of the redness of my color and Bull because I am always charging along the Blood stream like a Bull. There are 5 million red blood cells per cubic millimeter of blood .
Helen: A Psychic Gift
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,320. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Fortune telling
This book is a memoir of Helen Gilman, a long time resident of Boulder, Colorado. She was more than 90 years old when she died. She was deaf for most of her life and worked as a psychic reading the tea leaves of thousands of residents during the many years of her practice. This book contains many remarkable stories telling of Helen's uncanny ability to see things invisible to others.
Dreamers and Deviants - The Second Three
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Series: Dreamers and Deviants, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,490. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The second portion of Dreamers and Deviants. See "The First Three" for more information and stories. The Second Three - A Trip Unplanned, Reverse Drug Deal, A Bathtub Freakout - consist of memories revolving around Troy's move to Miami and return to Des Moines and his eventual move to New Zealand. It begins, though, with an unplanned trip in the present in Honolulu, Hawaii.
9:17 a.m., a collection
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,220. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
9:17 a.m., Amber Jerome~Norrgard's second collection of autobiographical essays chronicles the Indie Author's life as a mother, podcast personality, and Independent Author with her characteristic style of straight, to-the-point and honest reflections on life, motherhood, and moving on
Trees In My Life
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,830. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This short memoir is a homage to the trees that I have touched and that have sustained me.
The Rubber Knife Gang
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,780. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Rubber Knife Gang is a funny, caustic, heart-wrenching series of essays written by a mother raising three boys in the wake of their father’s stunning decline. Amidst the maelstrom of his abuse, alcoholism, mental illness and abandonment, she writes of their plight with humor and pathos, as she charts their struggles and triumphs as they attempt to enter manhood without a map or compass.
Roy Acuff and Me
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A tribute to Roy Acuff and his fiddle. Childhood memories of listening to Roy Acuff on battery powered radio in the late 1930's and how he instilled in me a lasting love of fiddle music. Includes my memorable and inspiring visit with Mr Acuff in the 1980's at the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville.
The Sandy Creek Boys
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 77,420. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This entertaining memoir contains nearly 100 stories about the Matney boys, four brothers who found inventive and rambunctious ways to have fun around the Big Sandy Creek. From the 1930s to the 1950s, these brothers and boyhood friends entertained each other, whether in or out of trouble. These stories range from intimate to hilarious to hair raising as the boys try to outdo each other.
Skid Marks
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,640. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The three stars lined up vertically and to the naked eye, looked like lights in a block of flats. The vertical celestial line up was directly above Coventry bus station and was an indication from the Lyra Constellation several light years away. This special line up was telling the people of the West Midlands (and England, probably the world) that the greatest bus driver was to start his training.
Downsized
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Author Mark O'Neal embarks on a journey of mental exploration and soul searching after being laid off from his job of sixteen years. O'Neal's short narrative (5000 words) chronicles the first three months of his unemployment in Chicago, Illinois; and this gripping account of the everyday challenges a displaced worker faces is something that people from all walks of life can comprehend.
Aдриан Тимофеев Лукьяновская тюрьма. Киев.Украина.1903 – 1906.Изготовление бомб и попытка побега.Часть 2.
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,600. Language: Russian. Published: August 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The revolution started in Russian Empire in 1905. Russian Revolution was a wave of mass political and social unrest. Adrian Feodorovich Timofeev was born in Kursk in 1882 and participated in all these events in 1902-1917. Русские ключевые слова: террор,анархизм, революционер,народник,Адриан Тимофеев, Лукьяновская тюрьма, лекция, библиотека, взрыв,подкоп, побег, бомба, фотографический аппарат.