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Middle Class White Suburb - Life: Transition
By Christopher Riesling
Price: Free! Words: 11,940. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I always wanted to make a movie about partying with friends and call it “Middle Class White Suburb” because I often heard the highest percentage of drug users were not in poor urban communities, but rather in this book’s namesake. I felt and still feel like my story is nothing more than a microcosm of the society I grew up in. However, this book focuses on recovery starting at the age of 26.
Notes From My Life
By Steve Kenny
Series: Economics 101, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
With this Smashwords release, Steve Kenny takes the reader into the heart of memories and experiences that stretch from 1969 [notes from my life] through to the present [November]. A sometimes sweet and sometimes poignant work, sprinkled with some small didactic observations of the current America, 'notes from my life' gently blends tone and mood timelessly. A must read.
Memoirs of the Basement Steps
By Lucas Gentry
Price: Free! Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
2662 words. A short tale showing the changes in viewpoint from childhood to adulthood. Memories centered around the basement steps, and how they represent a journey into the unknown.
Memoirs of a Young, Black Male Construction Worker: Articles about the Black Male Experience
By Mitchell Jones
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,100. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2014. Category: 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.
Sunny Side Up: Life and Times of Backyard Chickens
By Natalie Kwong
You set the price! Words: 5,930. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
This fun, quick-read eBook exclusive is about 13-year-old Natalie growing up in a suburban town with crazy chickens living in her backyard. Short stories include a desperate chicken escape, a surprise rooster, a poor little chick with a crooked beak, and more. Written when Natalie was 11-years-old in 2012, readers will feel her emotions as she tells her tales of quirky chickens.
Walls Go Up, Walls Come Down
By Skot David Wilson
Price: $1.91 USD. Words: 10,570. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
Part of my life in the 80's, where I lost my way, then found myself again after isolation, drugs, prison, contractual work for the NSA, then my path back to myself
1978, Crossing America And Back:
By Skot David Wilson
Price: $2.22 USD. Words: 10,010. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Autobiographical account of my trip circumventing the United States in 1978 taken when I was 17, after losing my father, and trying to come to terms with his death.
The Ongoing Relevance of the Sixties and Seventies and Other Essays and Memoirs
By John Walters
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,930. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
Essays and memoirs on the sixties and seventies, rock music, writing, travel, science fiction, and other topics. Includes: "The Ongoing Relevance of the Sixties and Seventies", "A Tales of Two Jackets", "Reflections on The Who's Performance of Quadrophenia in San Diego, February 5th 2013", "Loneliness Versus Solitude", "Standing Up to Intimidation", "On Attending ConDor 2013, San Diego
Zut Alors! - Part Deux
By Andrea Frazer
Price: $1.45 USD. Words: 12,430. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A successor in time to 'A Breath of French Air' but in the style of 'Sacre Bleu! - We're Here', this short covers the next round of refurbishment on a very neglected old French house. It is also the story of 2013, which was a disaster from start to finish on many fronts and a triumph on others.
Recession
By Ann MacDonald
Price: Free! Words: 560. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2014 by StarBytes Press. Category: Nonfiction » History » Social history
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A short story about Uncle Ezra, who grew up during the Recession, and at 91 still can't bear to waste stale food.
Life In "E" motion
By ELR Jones
Price: Free! Words: 13,770. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A book of poems that takes you along for the journey from child to woman. Poignant, eloquent, soul clenching. Prepare yourself for to be touched by the words as they move from the page to touch your heart!
Do You Fear Death? and Other Memoirs
By John Walters
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,190. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Memoirs on life, death, old age, family, travel, writing, and other topics. Includes: "Do You Fear Death?", "New York in the Summer", "It's Been a Long, Strange Trip", "Where You're Meant to Be", "The Cold", "Getting Old: A Journal; Part One: Scary Stuff", "Getting Old: A Journal; Part Two: Good Stuff".
Reverie: Ultra Short Memoirs
By CoCo Harris
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,890. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013 by Telling Our Stories Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A collection of ultra short memoirs, telling the stories of our lives, about a hundred words at a time.
A Father's Gift: Stories From Our Past, Volume 2
By M.E. Cardona
Series: A Father's Gift: Stories From Our Past, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,510. Language: American English. Published: December 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The second short story collection by M.E. Cardona, in collaboration with EV. Volume two includes 15 short stories that are part family history and part tall tales she has heard from her father and neighbors while growing up in the small dusty town of Rosita. "Tragic, comic, and terrifying tales that will take you to the author's small town and leave you there wanting more."
Sing: A Short Memoir
By Matthew Laxton
Price: Free! Words: 900. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(4.00 from 1 review)
An emotional true life story of brotherly love and loss. Sing is the story of two brothers, and a few days that changed everything.
I Have Asperger’s (I Just Never Knew It)
By John Foltin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,670. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
All my life, I knew I was different from everyone else. I was very shy. I had weird eating habits. I was smart, yet immature. It wasn’t until much later in life that I discovered the reason. I had Asperger’s Syndrome, a form of autism. This is my story of how I dealt with it growing up and the changes I’ve made since my diagnosis. $1 from every book sold will be donated to Autism Speaks.
Thoughts from My Autistic Mind: Book I
By Travis Breeding
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,840. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Thoughts From My Autistic Mind is the first book in a series of blog entries by Author Travis Breeding. Travis has autism and strives to provide society with an understanding of what living with Autism is like on a daily basis by sharing his blog entries with all of us. Travis gives the reader a detailed look into his mind and emotions as he navigates every day life on the Autism Spectrum.
The Bank Job Book I
By Paul Ward
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,860. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013 by Travis Breeding. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Forty years ago in Sydney Australia a young man aged just 20 began work in what turned out to be an at once exciting but also oppressive and threatening environment in suburban banking. His adventures include being bullied by his boss and carrying a loaded six shooter. You will either laugh or cry with him as he sips on a schooner of beer at the corner pub celebrating life in the Bank Job.
The High Price I Had To Pay 2 Sentenced To 30 Years As A Non-Violent. First Time Offender
By Michelle Miles
Price: Free! Words: 14,730. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013 by Voices International Publications Inc. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The High Price I Had To Pay 2 is a cautionary tale based on the life of Michelle Miles. As a means to escape poverty, Miles tried her hand in the drug game, joining the notorious "Burrell Organization." Little did she know, this poor choice would land her a 30 year sentence in federal prison. Miles' jaw dropping story will make you think. Does the U.S judicial system represent justice for all?
Rising Out Of The Ashes Of Depression
By Isma Williams
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,700. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A funny, relatable and candid short tale about the author's life with depression and the after-effects.