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Madame Pedamamaki
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 66,140. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Madame Pedamamaki takes us into the world of a smiling ‘girl’ who secretly mourns, throughout her long life, the lack of ‘a corner of her own’. Born and raised in Alexandria (Little Paris) Egypt in an overcrowded family apartment and onwards through her three marriages, she constantly yearns for just ‘a small corner and plenty of time’ in which to indulge her greatest pleasure – reading!
Life Rolls On; The journey from an AB to a BA
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Price: $4.60 USD. Words: 29,160. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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A biography about a person who suffered severe spinal injury and over came adversity by outdoor activitys, sports coaching and gaining a degree
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.
Please eat… A mother's struggle to free her teenage son from anorexia
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 84,540. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
Bright, popular and a star on the rugby pitch, 15 year old Ben had everything he could want. But then food-loving Ben began to systematically starve himself. In a matter of months Ben lost one quarter of his bodyweight as he plunged into anorexia nervosa, an illness that threatened to destroy him. This is his mother's story.
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.
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.
A Glass Half Full
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,190. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2014 by MoshPit Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Esther Pinskier began life in Warsaw, Poland in January 1926 - 13 years before the start of World War II. Despite the back story, Esther's positivity and descriptions of life in post-war Paris, Australia and other parts of the world make this a fascinating read and in important social history document.
The Triangle Route
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,520. Language: British English. Published: October 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The extraordinary journey of an ordinary man. In this enjoyable autobiography the Jamaican born Errol Samuels looks back on the first 27 years of his life during which he travelled between the Caribbean, the USA and the UK. It is an inspiring story of determination interwoven with interesting and amusing anecdotes on many subjects from mento and ska, to food and family life.
I Have Asperger’s (I Just Never Knew It)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,670. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
All my life, I knew I was different from everyone else. I was very shy. I had weird eating habits. I was smart, yet immature. It wasn’t until much later in life that I discovered the reason. I had Asperger’s Syndrome, a form of autism. This is my story of how I dealt with it growing up and the changes I’ve made since my diagnosis. $1 from every book sold will be donated to Autism Speaks.
Pangaea: Confessions of an Erstwhile Mermaid
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 78,070. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This memoir is my journey through psychosis, involuntary commitment and bipolar disorder.
Zut Alors! - Part Deux
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Price: $1.45 USD. Words: 12,430. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A successor in time to 'A Breath of French Air' but in the style of 'Sacre Bleu! - We're Here', this short covers the next round of refurbishment on a very neglected old French house. It is also the story of 2013, which was a disaster from start to finish on many fronts and a triumph on others.
Adventures of an Idaho Mountain Pilot
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 136,770. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014 and represented by Kathryn Judson. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Back country pilot Harold Dougal shares true tales gleaned from decades flying in a region known for rough terrain, dangerous weather, interesting residents, and a few airstrips that can only be successfully approached one way. Illustrated with photos and line drawings.
Mirror Image
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,460. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
When the silence of my childhood was let out in the sun everything exploded around me and I was propelled back to the bastard child living in poverty stricken rural Ireland during and after WWII.
Memoirs of an American Family in Occupied Japan
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,050. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is a unique account by two Americans of their experiences in the vastly different culture of post-war Japan, during an exhilarating time of renewal, with insights into the economic reconstruction of Japan, and the common bonds of humanity that transcended the cultural divide.
My Bitter Life
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,080. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
An account of an aunts life as given to her nephew......A wasted and sad life, but one that merits recognition, despite the sadness of it all
Manicdotes - There's Madness In His Method
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,990. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Madness and genius are often said to be close bedfellows, although the link between the two is little understood.Chris Joseph has known both extremes, and in Manicdotes: There’s Madness in His Method, he lays bare his struggle with bi-polar disorder and the condition’s pendulum-like swing between creative dynamism and dark despair.
Don't Let Your Dream Business Turn Into a Nightmare: A Cautionary Tale for Would-Be Entrepreneurs
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 40,600. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Starting up
In 2004, Alan Stransman set out to create his dream business, one of the first day spas in the world for men, by raising money from investors. The result was a classic confrontation between a visionary entrepreneur and hard-headed investors - a recipe for sheer disaster. Hilarious and heartbreaking, "Don't Let Your Dream Business Turn Into a Nightmare" is a must read for would-be entrepreneurs
The Day the World Went Black A Spiritual Journey Through Depression
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,690. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness
Intensely personal account, courageously told, of a spiritual journey through crippling, sometimes life threatening, depression and dissociation
Endurance: A German Tale from the World War Era
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,870. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2013 by Nicole Carter. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Endurance: A German Tale from the World War Era is the memoir of Peter Bowman, raised in 1920s-1930s Germany. His story is told as recalled during his twilight years, through the eyes of a philosophic mental health professional. Endurance is a reflective tale of rebellion against conformity, in a time when conformity was the best strategy for survival.
My Turkish Missile Crisis
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 11,160. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Not all the drama played out in Washington and Cuba. This is an absorbing and frightening account of Joseph Maiolo's experience as a 24-year-old Air Force officer manning NATO missiles in Turkey in October, 1962, on the frontline of the Cuban Missile Crisis, and the tense months that follow until president Kennedy's assassination.