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Double Exposure: A Veteran Returns to Vietnam
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,200. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(4.00 from 1 review)
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.
Don't Knock Unless You're Bleeding, Growing Up in Cold War Washington
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,820. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A memoir about the Alsop brothers who recorded and influenced American history in the 1950s and ‘60s.
A Soldier’s Tale: Albert Money at the Battle of Aubers Ridge, May, 1915
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Series: Leadership, Book 10. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,700. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
(3.00 from 1 review)
First-person account by British Army Private Albert Money of his experiences in one of the bloodiest and most futile battles of World War 1. Seriously wounded by machine gun fire he spent hours in No-man's land lying in a muddy ditch surrounded by the dead and dying, eventually crawling back to the British trenches. Casualties for the day, 10,000 men. Territory gained, not a single inch.
Kissing Frogs: My Misguided Search for Prince Charming
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,640. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
What would you give up for the sake of finding love? In Kissing Frogs: My Misguided Search for Prince Charming, Anne Flanagan chronicles her disastrous search for someone, anyone, to be her Mr. Forever. Defining her life’s worth by her relationship status, Anne convinces herself that each man she dates, from The Eye Guy to Jabba the Hut, could be The One.
Memoirs of a Village Boy
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,910. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The book narrates the life story of the author from early childhood in a typical village in India to a retired life in the United States. It shows the courage and determination of a father to give the son the best possible education in spite of having no resources to speak of. Still he manages to send him to university. The son gets a respectable Government job but later goes to USA.
Almost Total Recall
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Price: Free! Words: 388,440. Language: British English. Published: August 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Almost Total Recall an Autobiography by Terry Aspinall. From 1943 to 2014. Who served in the Royal Marines in Borneo during the Emergency Campaign. Became involved in Hang Gliding during 1973-74 and several Rock n Roll bands around the world. The highlight being when he and a couple of friends managed to change the history of the Modern Hang Glider. 388,455 Words and 1091 Pages.
My Egg, My Womb, Your Baby: The Tales of a 3X Traditional Surrogate Mother
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,350. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
As a 3-time traditional surrogate mother genetically related to each surrobaby she carried, Dawn give's a unique perspective and provides an insider's view of traditional surrogacy (TS) based upon her three successful surrogacy journeys. She writes about what TS entails, beginning with the search for her ideal recipients, and resulting in three babies who were destined for three families.
My Beautiful Jewel
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,200. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
After being diagnosed with both Poly Cystic Ovarian Syndrome and Endometriosis, Author Amber Jerome~Norrgard believed she would never have a biological child. Instead, she was blessed in 2004 with the birth of a daughter. "My Beautiful Jewel" is the story of Amber's journey to motherhood, told from selections from her pregnancy journal.
Rattle and Drum
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,130. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
'Rattle and Drum' is the story of drummer Scott Hunter's musical adventures, from early days in his garden shed playing along to Deep Purple and Zeppelin albums to recording with internationally successful British rock band, Jethro Tull.
ENA'S WAR
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 45,600. Language: British English. Published: August 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An amusing story of a little girl and her family in unusual times. Everyday life in a Scottish city is revealed as an ordinary working-class family come to life in this memoir. This will appeal to ex-pats all round the world as well as to more local readers.
25 Years in the Rearview Mirror: 52 Authors Look Back
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Price: Free! Words: 30,090. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Category: Essay » Literature
(4.60 from 5 reviews)
Inspired by Stacy Juba's bestselling novel Twenty-Five Years Ago Today, this collection of poignant and uplifting essays is the perfect book to enjoy over your morning coffee. Read about school days, quirky jobs, romance, raising a family, hard times, the writing journey, and much more in these slice of life vignettes from 52 writers. Reflect upon the small defining moments that shape your life.
Tales From Down Under
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,660. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Dear Readers, I hope you enjoy my little stories about life and growing up here in Australia. They cover different ages in my life, from young and at play in the town where I was born, then to young adult hood, also at play. Farm life, some things we dream up to stop being bored.
They're Gonna Murder You - War Stories From My Life at the News Front
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,010. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
As an investigative reporter, Clarence Jones was always taking risks. Friends constantly warned: They're Gonna Murder You. His specialties were organized crime, crooked cops and politicians. Who better to kill you than cops who will investigate the homicide? He was the only reporter for a local station to ever win TV's equivalent of the Pulitzer Prize 3 times. A stunning book. A remarkable career.
Optimistka
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,070. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
Galina Briskin's exciting new novel, "Optimistic Woman" is largely a autobiographical novel. "The impossible is possible" - you can determine the life motto of Pauline, the heroine of the book, This is a truly fascinating story about an immigrant from Russia being able to find success and happiness and work towards a free society after walking down a thorny road.
Memories of an Alzheimers Night Nurse
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Series: Memories of a mental health nurse, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,850. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The rather sad recollection of a nurse who worked on night duty in a hospital that cared for the elderly mentally ill. The account tells of how things developed during the time that the nurse worked at that hospital.
Memoirs of a Gondolier: Where Do People Find Love?
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,250. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A collection of true stories & events experienced by a Las Vegas gondolier, Umberto, who over the years has been made privy to countless stories from real couples on where they first met & how they found love. We get a glimpse into the fascinating life of a gondolier, whose remarkable experiences & captivating stories shed light on many issues of love, inspire & entertain along the way!
Rio Retardo -- My Struggle to Stay Mildly Sane in a Wildly Unsane World.
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,540. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
If you like your humor "out there," then Rio Retardo might be the read for you. There is no wussing with Goodrich—you know exactly where his shadow falls on any given issue—be it life, death, sanity, crime, politics, pit bulls running loose, or mummified geezers mistaking gas pedals for brakes and blasting holes through Walmart walls. Truly, this is a warped look at Post-sanity America.
When Waves Collide: Not "American" Enough, Yet Too "White Washed"?
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,510. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
When Waves Collide is Phat Le’s call for a deeper embrace in our cultural differences--- starting with an honest assessment of his own life journey. His exploration with the themes of love, relationships, family, and loss reveals the fact that no matter the differences in our cultural background, intense human emotions and the need for connection are universal.
Step By Step
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 33,510. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Step By Step is a memoir. A collection of short creative non-fiction pieces, which represent segments of my life. They are recollections of people, places and events; some big, some small, some happy, some sad. These stories richly reflect the times and, of course, me and my friends and family.
From Gigolo to Jesus
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,150. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
FROM GIGOLO TO JESUS A JOURNEY FROM MISOGYNY TO MONOGAMY Life is like walking between parallel universes. One with all the temptations of the world. The other with all of the requirements to live a righteous life. You walk along the middle until you see something on either side that makes you want to jump in and hang out for a while.