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Life, Dreams and Magical Landscapes
By Kali Amanda Browne
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,320. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Stories, poems, dreams and journal entries written between 1997-2007 but covering a wider space of time. Its sole purpose: to elevate words to mental images that defined us at different periods of our lives. The use of the royal we here is not conceit but evidence that with every entry a different person can be identified, because we all grow and develop into different people as we mature.
Yes, We Treat Aardvarks
By Robert M Miller
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,430. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
He's operated on whales, administered antibiotics to performing lions, barely escaped alive after treating unpredictable chimps, cared for every imaginable household pet. Well-known veterinarian, cartoonist, writer, and leading authority on horse behavior - Dr. Robert M. Miller shares his memoirs of a life filled with all the joys and tragic moments that caring for, and loving, animals brings.
Sweet Memories: Tears of a melody
By Stella Mpisi
Price: Free! Words: 18,010. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
After the simultaneous death of her parents due to a car accident, ten year old Stella and her two sisters are orphaned. About a year after the tragic loss, Stella and her younger sister are taken illegally and by force, by a maternal uncle, out of South Africa and are brought to a foreign country where they suffer both emotionally and physically for nearly six years...
Just A Misdemeanor Or Two
By LaVall McIvor
Price: Free! Words: 40,620. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This memoir covers 11 years of my life between the ages of 13 and 23. During my teenage years I was an out of control juvenile delinquent with little supervision, living in my little protected community in Southern Oregon. I had no regard for anyone except myself, uncaring of others feelings. When I graduated high school it was like a slap in the face when I had the draft facing me.
Strides of Destiny
By Loly Garriga
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,080. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2011 by Library Tales. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
How many times can love conquer impossible obstacles? “Strides of Destiny” is a true love story that gives new meaning to the words love, fate and destiny.
Baby Boomer
By Kate Everson
Price: Free! Words: 6,540. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Growing up in the '50s in rural Ontario is a rich, learning experience. This autobiography takes you through the swinging 60s and my life as a single mom in the 70s and 80s. It's a beautiful life.
Talking with Kids - Everything You’ve Always Wanted to Know about Blindness
By Brian Nash
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,660. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
(5.00 from 1 review)
In his first nonfiction book, children's author Brian K. Nash recounts his experiences speaking to schoolchildren in the 1980s about his lifelong blindness, to which he has adapted with determination, optimism, and humor. Join him as he tells about barbecuing, bicycling, bowling, scuba diving, jumping from high places, Louis Braille, guide dogs, and much more. Photo: Brian and Arrow in 1983.
Tro-tros and Potholes, West Africa: Solo
By Laura Enridge Zera
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,260. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
During four months of traveling rough in West Africa, Laura Enridge thrilled friends and family back home with her vivid stories, often written in “stinky internet cafés with sticky keyboards.” Here, her unedited emails are mingled with more detailed memoirs. Together they form a wonderful collection of human stories, written straight from the heart.
Crazy Critter Lady
By Kelly Meister
Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 56,010. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Category: 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.
Viewing Jasper Mountain
By Risa S. Bear
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,070. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011 by Apple Jack Creek Books. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
Risa Bear and her Beloved live on one acre in the shadow of Jasper Mountain. This journal contains some of her musings on a variety of subjects including gardening, cooking, poultry, and her past life as a tree-planter. If you like tales of real people living as sustainably as they can while still enjoying the beauty and wonder of our world, this book is for you.
The Littlest Caregiver
By Melissa Yuan-Innes
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011 by Olo Books. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
When my father was diagnosed with brain cancer, I could handle the hospital. I'm a doctor. I pushed for faster and better treatment. But the actual caretaking? I fumbled. Luckily, my infant son Max was wiser than me. Here is Max and Dad's story. This essay will also appear in my book, The Unfeeling Doctor, Unplugged. "Beautiful...one of your best pieces ever."-Medical Post editor David Hodges
Life Continues: Facing the Challenges of MS, Menopause & Midlife with Hope, Courage & Humor
By Carmen Ambrosio
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,580. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / immune system
When multiple sclerosis turns everyday into a scary roller coaster ride, Ambrosio uses laughter to deal with the uncertainty of what lies ahead. Quirky short chapters tell much about the author's uncanny ability to focus on what she can do instead of dwelling on the mounting cannots.
One Night with B.B.
By Kali Amanda Browne
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,380. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A mini-memoir of a live performance by B.B. King at the legendary Blue Note Jazz Club in New York City's Greenwich Village.
Nelson, Unleashed
By Nelson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,650. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The exclusive interview with the author of the runaway smash hit, If I Had Wings.
Songs for Joss: part three 2001-current
By Colin Rock
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,380. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2011 by Colin Rock. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
He crawled from the undergrowth on that Valentine's Day in 1981 with a song, a poem, and a desperate hunger. It took until 2007 to convince her. This is the story of a couple of ageing baby boomers trotting through life together. 'Very funny and at times quite inspiring. It might even be one of the great love stories of our time.' TW. Note: internet connection required to access songs.
Ero venuto da lei per parlare con voi ma tu non c'eri
By Rino Ottonaro
Price: Free! Words: 37,750. Language: Italian. Published: December 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
My first and last autobiography. Simply my life with its ups and downs. Post-war years I have done a thousand jobs and many removals. I had joys and sorrows. I describe everything in an ironic tone. Text in Italian.
Vanessa's Choice
By Sonya Artis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
This is an excellent true story following a young lady as she has to make a decision between abortion and adoption when she finds herself pregnant without a job or a clue as to what being a mother first means.
The Diary of One Guy.
By Quentin de Graaf
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,300. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The Diary of One Guy is a book about a young lad who travelled to Australia to see his family, what he did not expect is that he would hate the time he spent there. The story is all true and only a few names have been changed.
IN TE LIFE AND MIND OF A PHYSICALLY, MENTALLY, SEXUALLY & VERBALLY ABUSED WOMAN
By Ernestine Moore
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 115,150. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
“Breaking the cycle.” I am a casualty of Pandora's Box. As a result, I began to cover my pain by walking down" A Path of Destruction.
Faith, Hope & Chocolate Chip Cannoli
By Kelley Hunter
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,350. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011 by Some Fluffy Books/Dipity Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Faith, Hope & Chocolate Chip Cannoli: the Christmas blog stories is a collection of personal holiday tales from the author's now defunct, but not completely forgotten, blog. Funny, poignant, and all true, they're about how one mom has learned the true meaning (and magic) of Christmas and the joy of those scrumptious chocolate chip cannoli from her family. All proceeds go to charity.