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Coming Together
By Sky TwoRivers
Price: Free! Words: 132,410. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Coming together is a memoire of my healing journey, filled with my stories and life lessons. Join me as I lead you through my personal spiritual journey to an honest healing of my heart; through my decent into abandonment, abuse, death, drugs and deep sadness, followed by my ascension into healing. I grow with the evolution of my true story, and as it comes together, we come together.
Legacy of the Blue Heron: Living with Learning Disabilities
By Harry Sylvester
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,860. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2010 by Oxton House Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
A moving personal account of coping with learning disabilities by a severe dyslexic who became an engineer, businessman, boat-builder, and president of the Learning Disabilities Association of America. This entertaining storyteller's experiences lead to wise, common-sense advice for solving many problems faced by students, parents, and educators. (The Introduction explains the book's title.)
(Re)MAKING LOVE: a sex after sixty story
By Mary L. Tabor
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 59,520. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2011 by Outer Banks Publishing Group. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dating
When Mary L. Tabor’s husband of 21 years announced, “I need to live alone,” she cratered and turned to the only comfort she had left: her writing. What resulted was (Re)MAKING LOVE: a sex after sixty story, a fresh, witty, funny and brutally honest memoir of everything she felt and did during her long journey back to happiness.
Under My Roof -- A Mother's Story of the Heinous Crime of Incest--Second Edition
By Emalou King
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 56,950. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2011 by Six Degrees Publishing Group. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Second Edition with Reader Conversation Guide and new Intro. It was midnight in her hell and, without realizing it, she just destroyed all the evidence...Under My Roof is a memoir written through the eyes of a mother, an RN, who discovers the terrible crime of incest has been perpetrated in her own home. This story is a mother's personal triumphant journey of discovery, tragedy, pain and healing
THE DUNES OF PILGRIM LAKE - One Woman's Search for Family
By heather dune macadam
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,630. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Natl Book Award Nominated author brings out her memoir about one woman's struggle to find her family. Told from 3 different points of view and framed by the creation and deconstruction of a painting, this story within a story tells each family member's individual story until they finally come together on canvas, in a work of art that can only be defined as family. See paintings on my website
Sex, Drugs and Techno: A journey to the brink - and beyond
By Paul Eldridge
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,800. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
As a DJ, the club/party scene showed Paul a world he thought only the rich and famous could taste. But that seductive, drug-induced scene took him to the very edge. Visiting the mystical island of Bali he found a tribal community, offering Paul a way. Severing the lifestyle he loved and cherished was only the beginning; severing the pain of the past was a journey to the brink – and beyond.
A Book of Dreams
By Peter Reich
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,420. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This memoir delivers a vivid portrayal of psychiatrist Wilhelm Reich in the 1950s as he feuds with the US FDA over his concept of Orgone Energy. Told by Reich’s son, the narrative gives a personal glimpse into the last years of Reich’s meteoric career which began with Freud and ended in federal prison. Published in 1973, it inspired songs by Patti Smith (Birdland) and Kate Bush (Cloudbusting).
The 1950's - A Time To Grow
By Jon Peasey
Price: Free! Words: 30,080. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(3.00 from 1 review)
The 1950's ushered in a tremendous time of change for Australia. As the decade rolled on, outer western Sydney gradually changed from its rural setting and steadily became urbanised. Some very early recollections of my childhood and then a description of my home town Smithfield set the mood for the rich variety of events that unfold.
Storm
By Stephanie Frerk
Price: Free! Words: 95,100. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The true story of a journey of shattered dreams and empty relationships to the victory of a new dawn and new beginnings.
Cripin Place
By David Ashton
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,610. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2010 by Heather Mackay. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
David’s life story isn’t for the faint hearted, feeble minded or humourless. It exposes how life is for persons living with MS, dependant on the vagaries and mindless inconsistencies of State funded care and oft times compassionless bureaucracy. A gripping and roller-coaster read, you will be outraged, humbled, overwhelmed, angered, nourished and inspired in turn, sometimes on the same page.
Sail with Jim - The Dream
By James G Whitelaw
Price: Free! Words: 31,100. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A ten year old introduced to sailing by a friend makes himself a promise to someday buy his own yacht. This is the 50 year journey to fulfill that promise.
A Story Almost Told
By Rick Karlsruher
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,380. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
1 star(4.91 from 33 reviews)
Everyone's life is a story. Mine became more of one than I ever imagined possible. All I wanted to do was get my movie made. How did I know this dream would take me across three continents? How could I know I'd become part of an IRS sting? I never expected a baby-faced conman would destroy my life nor did I expect to see aparthied in South Africa or be arrested in New Orleans and much more.
The Dogtown Chronicles: Our Life and Times with Sheep, Goats, Llamas, and Other Creatures
By Doris Ober
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,800. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A middle-aged couple of escaped New Yorkers become shepherds in the rural outpost of West Marin, California, and learn much about life—and about death—from the experience. The Dogtown Chronicles is a memoir, a love story, and true animal tales featuring two Scottish Highland steer, Jacob sheep, San Clemente Island goats, llamas, a horse, and a dog; with cameo appearances by many other animals.
I Saw Them Ride Away
By Harry Arthur Gant
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 133,210. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2010 by Castle Knob Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(4.00 from 1 review)
Harry Arthur Gant lived at the intersection of the Old West and the New West. He was a cowboy in Colorado during the 1890s and a silent-film cameraman in Hollywood. He tells his story with a distinctive mix of Old West plain speaking and New West sophistication, with the rough edges left on. This memoir spans two of the most fascinating parts of America's past.
Carol from the life of Isa Moore
By Isa Moore
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 53,090. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Carol is a journey to the Himalayan mountains near the Tibetan boarder in search of power-spots. On the way up,the road goes around cliffs two- thousand feet high for about sixty miles. The Indians say: " The spiritual experience on this Pilgrimage is returning alive."
Paddle Beads
By O. Ross McIntyre
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,400. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2010 by Graybooks. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Canoeing
Ross McIntyre and his wife Jean spent 40 years together paddling the great wilderness rivers of North America. Paddle Beads is Ross’s inspirational and moving memoir of those trips and the resultant lifetime journey they took together.
You Had to Be There: Three Years of Mayhem and Bad Decisions in the Portland Music Scene
By Sharon E. Cathcart
Price: $2.59 USD. Words: 24,890. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Biography
(3.00 from 1 review)
During her teenage years, author Sharon E. Cathcart dreamed of working in the music business. She lived that dream for seven years, beginning at age 18. Unfortunately, she learned that sometimes dreams turn quickly to nightmares.
My Only Crime Was Being Born - An Autobiography, Volume 1
By Jeffrey Weber
Series: My Only Crime Was Being Born, an autobiography, Volume 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 111,280. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I was born on Friday the 13th, the only Friday the 13th incidently, in the year I was born. I have led an interesting life, with many strange, odd incidents. However some good things happened which you see when I show you the wonderful letters my "Pen Pal" from Hong Kong wrote me and finally after six years we got together. I write about school, college baseball, bad jobs with great satire.
Pure Blind Faith
By Lisa Willice Silva
Price: Free! Words: 32,190. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Faith
This is an amazing story of a woman's journey of faith. God asked for the faith of a mustard seed. But what happens when your faith is the size of an Avocado seed? This women was given her a rare & special spiritual gift. This is her compelling true story of a lifetime of Pure Blind Faith.
I was a drummer she was a dancer
By Steven M. Thomas
Price: Free! Words: 48,800. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
0.75 star(4.67 from 3 reviews)
"In just a few minutes, my life would be changed forever," the author explains. "It was like the Beatles." A fascinating journey through punk rock and new wave, love and loss, and finally joy and closure.