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Jewish Sailor, Harvard Lawyer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,210. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In this mellow memoir, the Author revives memories of war: defending democracy and the Navy with injections of the miracle clap cleanser, penicillin; and of peace: attending law school, and acquiring talents to crush Jim Crow; and of pater familias: delighting in the charms of his children. Boswell done, Author shifts to Fable and Farce, to trash the cant and humbuggery of American politics.
One Night with B.B.
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,380. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A mini-memoir of a live performance by B.B. King at the legendary Blue Note Jazz Club in New York City's Greenwich Village.
My Dawn
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Series: Born in Sarajevo, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,310. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Some of us have that special person we are connected to long before we arrive in this world. Some of us have that special person we are connected to long after everyone else has forgotten them. This story is about such a person, my Dawn. The one I will always miss seeing standing on our porch and waiting for me to come back to Sarajevo, to come back home.
Memoirs of a Mischievous Schoolboy
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,820. Language: British English. Published: September 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Wiltshire, England. 1956 - 1963. At almost five years old I attended my local Primary school in a small town, little bigger than a village, in Wiltshire, England. I was, without doubt, a mischievous child more than capable of testing the patience of a saint. These are memories of my early school years.
Downright Funny: Extraordinary Scenes From Everyday Life
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 29,810. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Downright Funny is a collection of true stories that come from my everyday experience.As my friends and family have heard these tales over the years, they have usually ended up laughing hysterically and asking for more.I hope you, too, will find meaning and laughter in the adventures of an ordinary life.
What Happened to Little League Baseball in the Inner City?
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,040. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
There are various reasons why Little League Baseball has disappeared in many parts of the Chicagoland area as well as the entire nation. What Happened to Little League Baseball in the Inner City? touches on a variety of provocative issues such as the decline of Black baseball players at all levels of competition or the privatization of Little League Baseball for example.
An Iranian at Home and Abroad
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 127,690. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Imagine visiting a tourist town for a break and being picked up by the police because you are not a local, then finding yourself with a rope around your neck in a public execution? Iran comes under close scrutiny as the author tries to come to terms with life where freedom of speech, movement and to wear the clothing of one's choice does not exist.
My Pathway to Purpose -- A True Story about Overcoming Obstacles and Finding My Inner Self
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,400. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Learning to overcome self esteem issues, cancer and ultimately finding purpose, this story is a humble, vulnerable depiction of an ordinary girl doing something extraordinary and ultimately finding her reason for being.
Blessed
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,910. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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An amazing life. As a New Yorker brought up in the world of Broadway theater, the author, Burt Boyar, became a child radio actor in the late 1930’s, early 40’s. Then he became a caviar taster, a polo player, a widely syndicated Broadway columnist, close friend and biographer to Sammy Davis, Jr. with the worldwide Best Selling book, Yes I Can.
Histórias do Terceiro Tempo
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,240. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A ideia básica do livro é de que todos nós - e não apenas as celebridades e as pessoas que realizaram feitos extraordinários -fizemos muita coisa na vida e temos histórias para contar. As histórias, contadas em tom de conversa informal, cobrem um período extenso da vida do autor, desde sua infância até a velhice. Estão agrupadas em capítulos, em função de assuntos comuns.
I am a Dirty Immigrant
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,020. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Riots, revolution, invasion, this island boy thought he had experienced everything, that is until he migrated to the Kentucky mountains. Blacks, he could not understand, whites, well that mountain twang was another language to him. From state to state, big city to little towns being slapped by culture shock as he tries to assimilate.
Rainbow in my Heart
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,370. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family activities
This is the incredible true love story of John and Jeannie - how John returned home from work one day to find his wife, Jeannie, lying on the floor unable to move. Jeannie was paralysed from the neck down and the story that follows is of this brave couple’s fight to stop the authorities from placing her in an aged care facility.
From A Caregiver's Point Of View
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Series: For One Night Only, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,590. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
For it is in giving that we receive ... A slowly evolving spiritual quest takes the narrator of From a Caregiver's Point of View to a multitude of intentional communities over a roughly twenty year period, beginning in Glasgow, Scotland and culminating in Jacksonville, Florida. What does he learn from these experiences and how does his search impact the lives of the people he interacts with?
Once Upon An Albatross... Volume 3 (2007-2008) (Blog Postings)
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Series: Once Upon An Albatross... Blog Postings. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,140. Language: American English. Published: March 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The third volume of blog postings from Once Upon An Albatross... about Silicon Valley, California and whatever else, featuring 42 blog postings from 2007 and 2008: "The Problem With Windows Vista," "Ceramics, Code & Macs," "Something About That Beard," "The Harry Potter Line," "The Mythical Wii-Beast of Black Friday," "The Horror of Video Cam Movies," and "Sprint Misplaces A Decimal Point."
Against All Odds - a Miracle of Holocaust Survival
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,580. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The personal story of a young Jewish girl trapped in Nazi Germany. Separated from her younger sister, Edith and her mother witness the farce of the Red Cross visit to Terezin, escape the gas chambers of Auschwitz, and survive the labor camps of the Russian Front. This is a story of horror and miracles, and of triumph against all odds.
Once Upon A Road Trip
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 142,580. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
*Think 'Eat, Pray, Love'...the teen version. A pre-life crisis on a shoestring budget. *A geeky girl goes on an unlikely 8-week adventure--encountering unexpected danger, wonderment, grief, and love. *A fiction-like retelling of a young woman's true story--made up of 3rd person narrative and actual journal entries.
Bye-Bye America: I've Found a Better Home
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,260. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2013 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators
The title of this book means what it says — I say “goodbye” to living and working in America. I had indeed “found a better home” in a country (Canada!) where the academic position I aspired to at that time was available. Hence, what I have done by writing and publishing this book is to unofficially—but literally in many ways—publish my “goodbye” to the country of my birth.
Diary of a Lollipop in a Peanut Factory
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 68,970. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2012 by Decadent Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
…The story of an unexpected life… Take the train into the station. Step on the platform. Walk to Broadway and open the curtain into the backstage world of New York City—Join designer Jane Elissa as she meets sports, entertainment, and fashion celebrities while raising money to wipe out Leukemia.
Cotton Field of Dreams: A Memoir
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 110,870. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Presidential Diarist Janis F. Kearney’s love letter to her parents TJ and Ethel Kearney. A coming of age memoir spanning three decades and chronicling the life and struggles of this cotton sharecropping family.
To Love a Hound
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,800. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
“TO LOVE A HOUND”, is a collection of my experiences and memories of having owned and loved a beagle. She was not a pet, but a best friend and in her short six year life, we really lived.