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Hitler's Ear
By Terence Nunn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,520. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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The true story of one of the three-and-a-half million evacuees, mainly children, who were evacuated from British cities and the Blitz at the outbreak of World War 2. A vivid, detailed insight into both the lighter and darker sides of life as a wartime evacuee far from home and family.
Second Chance
By John Thorp
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,250. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2010 by Heather Mackay. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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John's a (FtM) transgender man. In 1950s UK, prejudice about sex change was rife. Joan helped, through private surgery, Jo’s change to John. Both emigrated to NZ, married, & lived happily until Joan’s death in 1989. ‘Second Chance’ is the sequel, a new love story. John, now retired, married Zella, who won her own battles with depression and cancer. Anyone can have a second chance.
Life as ET
By Eileen SammonsTidwell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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Several short tales of unusual and unexpected events concerning a woman and a horse. Stranger than fiction at times.
Red Skies In Morning: An Unforgettable Stormy Passage from Juneau to Seattle
By Elsan Zimmerly
Price: Free! Words: 8,310. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
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The author, a novice sailor, and her husband set out from Juneau, Alaska on a sailboat headed for Seattle, WA. Though early spring, winter weather prevailed in the far north making the voyage long and stressful. Storms, rough seas, frigid temperatures, dense fog, intense rain squalls test their abilities, stamina and their marriage.
Daveland
By marty castleberg
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,450. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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Daveland is a darkly humorous memoir written like a novel about a man who leaves everything to write and travel. He thought he would chase a little Spanish and tango, only to find that something was chasing him. Welcome to Daveland.
The Moratorium of Anya
By Shelley Glasow Schadowsky
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 102,340. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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An adoptive family is forced to abandon their eleven-year-old daughter in Ukraine. In a harrowing and true saga of sacrifice and redemption to secure Anya’s citizenship, a mother fights three governments, as guns are leveled.
Divalia's Imago, Flutter to Higher Ground and Success
By Carol'Ann Tappaz
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 98,840. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
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Divalia is the living proof that miracles exist. Her journey is at times a bewildering and shocking adventure but also full of fun and laughter. She is like a rolling stone tumbling through all the highs and lows of simply living. We can all relate to and find lessons to be used in our personal life struggles.A true inspiration for those seeking spiritual strength, courage and determination.
SitRep Negative: A Year In Vietnam
By G. J. Lau
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,330. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
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In April 1968, we were a country at war with ourselves and increasingly with a small country halfway around the world: Vietnam. I don’t recall ever thinking about Vietnam when I started college in 1963. By 1968, it was all any of us could think about. This memoir was written for my grandchildren, but it will give anyone some sense of what it was like to serve a tour of duty in Vietnam.
SAT & BAF! Memories of a Tower Rat
By Doug DePew
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 63,480. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
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In this entertaining and enlightening memoir, the author carries you with him as he provides security for live Pershing II nuclear missiles in Cold War Germany. He takes you up to the towers, out to the field, and out on the town. It includes adventure, history, travel, romance, and a lot of humor. For the first time, someone tells you what it was really like to stand between the Bear & the Eagle.
So You want to Live on Sark
By Christine Davies Curtis
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 31,790. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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An amusing an poignant true story of a couple's move to the tiny car-free Feudal Island of Sark in the British Channel Islands. Chris and Ken Davies opened a guest house and also ended up with 200 hens, hives of bees, milking goats, two cats the dog Hugo and donkey Pedro. Chris nursed in the community mix of Sarkese and English, and we meet many characters. Delighfully illustrated by the author.
Then Came Cancer: A Love Story
By C Richard Cotton
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,860. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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When Terri Cotton was diagnosed with leukemia, it took over her life and her marriage. Practically newlyweds, she and husband dealt with the devastating news that Terri might have few years left. It morphed into a more deadly form of cancer; they began a quest endured only with humor.This story of Terri's journey and her death is also the story of her life, and the story of love.
Guns Over Africa
By Jamel DuBois
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,510. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting
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Author/world traveler/big game hunter, Jamel DuBois, shares his safari experiences in southern Africa.
Con Toda Mi Fuerza
By Gabriella N.A. van Rij
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 53,810. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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Mi historia es única, las emociones no lo son. Que tendrá eco en muchos ...
black and (A)broad: traveling beyond the limitations of identity
By Carolyn Vines
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,230. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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Don't be fooled by the title. This book is NOT about race. Rather, it's an inspiring account of how traveling and living abroad have transformed how the author sees herself in today's global world.
From the Ground Up: The Life and Times of Jack F. Hooper
By Debra Salonen
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 53,860. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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Pilot, cowboy, Ph.D., Jack Hooper has worn many hats over the course of his seventy-five years, but, always, at the heart of his endeavors was a deep abiding love of the land and the historic home he and his late wife saved from destruction to turn into Merced, California's premiere Bed and Breakfast.
O Projeto 3.7 e Nós
By Washington Conceicao
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,370. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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Neste livro o autor narra experiencias, dele e de sua familia, em um período especial de suas vidas, como estrangeiros residentes na Grande Chicago. In this book the author tells stories about his and his family's experience during a special period in their lives, as resident foreigners in the Great Chicago area.
One Single Thought
By Robin Carretti
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 25,310. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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This book is a unique view of my life through my eyes. It has all the ups and downs of life but eventually things come together.
A Road Less Travelled - A memoir of a privileged life
By Robin Knight
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 106,710. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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Robin Knight reported around the world for American newsmagazines and corporate publications for 40 years. He began covering international events in 1968 when he joined US News & World Report and soon after found himself in Northern Ireland as the civil rights movement began. Over the next 28 years, working for this prestigious American weekly publication, he reported from 50 countries in Europe.
Letters From A Bipolar Mother
By Alyssa Reyans
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,570. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Mood Disorders
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In "Letters From A Bipolar Mother", Alyssa Reyans tells the story she's never been able to tell her children: of how she lost them in a battle with her own mental illness. she shares with them - and the world - what the mind of a woman suffering bipolar depression looks like, how the darkness she battled on a daily basis almost won, and how, years later, she found the courage to claw her way out o
Double Exposure: A Veteran Returns to Vietnam
By TC Davis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,200. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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A poetic and photographic memoir of a veteran's return to Vietnam, and his lifelong challenge of coming back, telling the truth, and living with it.