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Till the Cows Come Home - A must-read for anyone dealing with Brain Injury
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,090. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the story of how J.T. Blakemore took an ill-advised ride in a ’59 Hot Rod Chevy in 1963 and regained consciousness twenty-eight days later. He was 21 years old. “You might say I threw my life away for a dozen cans of beer. The prognosis was simple: brain damage. The effects were not so simple. Not by a long shot.”
Halfway to Venus
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,830. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Halfway to Venus is the story of Sarah Anderson’s life with only one arm. It is a journey of exploration and discovery,through literature and art and real life, concerned with finding out about arms and their significance, about other people who have lost their arms and about phantom and prosthetic limbs.
Autobiography of an Unknown Man
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 157,930. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The story of one man's life from his birth in war torn England in 1941, emigration to Namibia in 1951, school and University in Namibia and South Africa, creation of a major construction company during the Border War in Namibia, the company's collapse under apartheid and its effect on his family, making a new start as a contracts manager in the Far and Middle East and his retirement to Thailand.
Vision-Quest: A Saga of the 1960s
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,730. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
"A wonderful, introspective yet entertaining romp through the 1960s as seen through the eyes and sensitivity of an artist, yet interpreted and recounted by a scientist with a great respect for nature and native culture." -George Winship, The Village Wordsmith. Layers of adventure, romance, cultural shock, psychology, philosophy fill this off-beat, but true, journey of awakening in the sixties.
Crazy Critter Lady
Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 56,010. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In a world where animals are often seen as expendable pests, Crazy Critter Lady is the story of one woman's determination to do the right thing for the creatures around her. Kelly Meister goes out on a limb - and sometimes a half-frozen pond - to help injured birds, mice and chipmunks, homeless "Aflac" ducks, cranky horses and a host of others.
I Couldn't Even Boil An Egg
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 91,280. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
After moving from Iran to Jordan while their first child was still a tiny baby, the couple went on to set up home successively in Syria, Lebanon, Sudan, Tunisia, Libya, Qatar, Kuwait and Morocco, giving them a far greater insight into life in the Middle East than most Westerners could dream of. I Couldn’t Even Boil an Egg is Lis’s account of those happy, hectic years.
Memoirs of a Young, Black Male Construction Worker: Articles about the Black Male Experience
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,100. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is a series of articles, some historical and some modern, that illustrate the everyday struggles of young black males in America.
Autobiography of a Love Shy Man: Preoccupations and Unresolved Issues in My Life with Women
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,030. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
In first part I dwelt with the issue in all its detail on how attraction to women developed and shaped. In the second part one gave an account of resolving the issue. One had critically appraised oneself on how attractive one is to women, one’s choice of women, and life situation of having no social access to women of one’s liking.
The Yin-Yang Life of a Baby Boomer
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 35,130. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2012 by Rocket Science Productions LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Marilyn Cugel's poignant memoir, The Yin-Yang Life of a Baby Boomer, explores the joys and sorrows of a well-lived, contemporary life. Cugel packs us in her suitcase, briefcase and diaper-bag as she journeys to places unimaginable to a young girl growing up in the fifties.
In Garrison
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 82,740. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014 by Black Rose Writing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Marines I have seen around the world have the cleanest bodies, the filthiest minds, the highest morale, and the lowest morals of any group of animals I have ever seen.
Loving Hannah
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,490. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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Loving Hannah: Childhood Cancer Treatment from the Other Side of the Bed is a memoir which chronicles a Nurse Practitioner's experience with her eleven-year-old daughter’s childhood cancer. This upbeat story of survival will touch anyone who has had a family member afflicted with childhood cancer, knows a community member with cancer, or is a nurse or doctor working with cancer patients.
The Man In The Mirror.
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,040. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Psychology » Interpersonal relations
I walk around looking for food to eat, I could see people eating KFC, Macdonalds, fast foods, I wanted some as I was by this time feeling weak from starving hungry. I went in KFC and begged for some food but they refused me, I went into Macdonalds and asked the manage if I could have something to eat and drink because I am starving hungry and have no money.
The Port Hope Simpson Diaries 1969 - 70 Vol. 2 Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada: Summit Special
Series: Volunteering - Voluntary Service Overseas - VSO, Book 2 · The Port Hope Simpson Diaries 1969-70, Book 2 · Illustrated Diaries, Book 14 · Personal Journals · Mysteries. Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 72,770. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
The Port Hope Simpson Diaries 1969 - 70 Vol. 2 Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada: Summit Special Series Title: The Port Hope Simpson Diaries Vol 2 by Llewelyn Pritchard Smashwords Edition Copyright 2010 Llewelyn Pritchard The original diaries of Ernie Pritchard. Learn what it was like in his own words to spend Christmas 1969 and beyond in the small isolated community on the Labrador coast...
Depot Street Memories---The Lawler Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,690. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Growing up in the small northeast Iowa town of Lawler in the 1950s, the author shares marvelous short tales that relate to anyone of that era. Whether you're from a huge city like New York or a small village in Wyoming, you will laugh and cry as you read both funny and poignant real life stories of a simpler time and world. Lawler...a town of character and a town of characters.
Porcelain Soldier: Discovering Gratitude in Cancer
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 20,590. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
At age twenty-eight, Kelli Davis is young, in a promising relationship, and has just embarked on an exciting, fulfilling career that she is passionate about and is taking her places. Then, one night, she is rushed to the emergency room for severe pain in her arm, and is discharged three hours later with a completely unexpected diagnosis: cancer.
Privileged Witness
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 115,850. Language: British English. Published: November 6, 2013 by Geepy Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A Patriot's Journey through Partition and the Independence of Pakistan
The Diary of Anfisa Kramskaya.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,860. Language: Russian. Published: August 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
В 1951 года мой сын известный инженер и лауреат Сталинской премии (1948) приобрел участок на берегу Черного моря в поселке Лоо в 19 километрах от центра Сочи.Это история об освоении этого участка нашей семьей москвичей.
Crohn's Disease: My Life, My Journey
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,350. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
At the age of 23, Leslie Myers, young and in love with life, was suddenly afflicted by Crohn's disease. Journey with her as she tells her tale of pain and triumph; sorrow and joy; tears and laughter—but more than anything else—the love and happiness that has kept her glued together for so many years. The story of Leslie Myers is heartbreaking, uplifting, and best of all, very true.
BLIND JOURNEY A Journalists's Memoirs
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 100,950. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Jack Hawn, retired television dramatist and sports journalist, reveals his exciting life as a journalist in the 1950s to 1991, and his personal life. He covered Muhammad Ali title fights, boxing at the 1984 Olympics, Frank Sinatra, Sammy Davis, Jr., Dinah Shore, and other celebrities. You'll enjoy reading this fascinating memoir.
Ordinary Lives: A Journey Through America
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 227,460. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dating, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
America…Of the People, By the People, For the People…and what kind of People. A coming-of-age story of a newcomer, from the point of view first of a naïve, innocent young man to that of an adult, battle-hardened by the realities of life he found in his struggle to survive in New Jersey, Canada, Detroit, Los Angeles, and Washington, D.C.