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My Dream about Mark
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Price: Free! Words: 3,860. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This biographical short story reviews a dream I had about a friend, Mark, shortly after he died. It was my only experience with a ghostly visitation, if that's what it was. Judge for yourself.
Crosscultural Doctoring.On and Off the beaten Path
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Price: Free! Words: 73,290. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is about my academic career as an Ob&Gyn; my decision at 55 to jump in the unknown; my work abroad; and how I accomplished this. The book is a series of loosely connected anecdotes, medical and non medical, funny and not so funny. I will convey the excitement and satisfaction of this decision. The hope is that the book will inspire others to make the jump and may be even to write their story
How Much More?
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 62,790. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2012 by Truth House Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In 2001 a family murder was committed that shocked the neighbourhood to the core. Newspapers followed events and the ensuing court cases closely, but these reports covered merely the superficial facts. Here for the first time is Penny’s story. There were times when she asked, “How much further, how much more can I take?” until she was able to see the panoramic of the Lord's bigger picture.
Adventures of A Third World Shopkeeper
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,610. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Several years in the life of an English expatriate, married into the community and living life as a merchant in Tampico's central market. Wry observations, social commentary, political ranting and blunt honesty make this a refreshingly different view of Mexico, away from the crystal seas of Cancun and the bucolic ease of gringo retiree communes.
Against All Odds - a Miracle of Holocaust Survival
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,580. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The personal story of a young Jewish girl trapped in Nazi Germany. Separated from her younger sister, Edith and her mother witness the farce of the Red Cross visit to Terezin, escape the gas chambers of Auschwitz, and survive the labor camps of the Russian Front. This is a story of horror and miracles, and of triumph against all odds.
All I Had Was Your Birth Certificate
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 14,240. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book is a true-life story of a young mother's struggles, heartache and pain after losing her child. She was abandoned by both of her parents at a young age. She was deceived and betrayed by someone she trusted and thought was her friend.You have to read this heart-warming life changing story and experience a voyage that is one of the most exhilarating miraculous adventure.
A Bleeding Brain "A True Story"
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 30,570. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the true inspirational story of Andrew Bloom who as a healthy young man learned he had a malformation in his brainstem causing strokes and brain bleeds. In spite of the “end of life” event, he persevered, fighting to live just one more day at a time. He graduated from college, got married and had two children. He fights his battle daily, and describes the challenges he has encountered.
Life Constricted To Love, Hugs and Laughter
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 29,960. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Cancer is an equal opportunity disease. I have survived tongue cancer since 1995, neck cancer since 1997, and prostate cancer since 2008. Life Constricted To Love, Hugs and Laughter isn’t a baseball metaphor, and is written from a father’s perspective. It mainly addresses the first discovery and treatment.
Survival of the Thickest: Memoir of a Young Single Mother From a Third World Country
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,550. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book, then, is about a young, single mother’s journey so far – her thoughts, her decisions and
Reminiscences From the Life of Emily Frances Schell - A Confederate Widow
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,360. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2012 by William Dyson. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Written in 1910, this book tells of life in rural Georgia before, during, and after the American Civil War. Relying on her strong Christian faith and her family, Mrs. Schell relates her experiences as she struggled to survive in the patriarchal society of the time, where women had few rights.
My Random Life: A Work in Progress
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Price: Free! Words: 20,280. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Episodes from the life of an average Asian American guy with depression and bipolar disorder, finding healing and experiencing freedom from shame. Preview portions of a forthcoming book.
Une Goutte de Vie dans l'Amer
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Price: $4.90 USD. Words: 21,640. Language: French. Published: May 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
L'histoire vraie d'un enfant insouciant, dans le Paris des années 30, élevé dans l'amour de la France et de ses valeurs républicaines par ses parents immigrés juifs polonais. Brusquement éveillé de son enfance par la guerre, il va découvrir le coté sombre des hommes. Miraculé du camp de Drancy, il assiste, impuissant, au départ de ses parents vers Auschwitz, devient résistant et tente de survivre.
Widowhood 101
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,070. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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The story of my journey through the first 18 months of being a widow. It's a big learning curve and I hope that some of what I've learned will be of value for others
A Mask for Every Face
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Price: Free! Words: 47,560. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book was intended to be about one life. It became more. In recalling her childhood, the author did not hold up a mirror to discover the truth; she instead applied a paintbrush, and an analyst's eye. Her discussions range from Asperger's Syndrome to the history of her community. With this well-documented memoir, Ms. Moore engages in a conversation about important issues of our time.
the happy trails of hitch hike mike
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Price: Free! Words: 85,580. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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an auto biography by me! sorry its raw but thats how i wrote it! its my attempt at recalling my younger years as a traveller, this handsome young adventurer has grown up to be one of ucluelets favourite authors! join the happy trails of hitch hike mike and travel deep into your heart, full of smiles! my song writing through the years is included stay tuned more happy trails to come!
Angry Blog
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,480. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
As the saying goes, don’t pick a fight with a poet. During the darkest two years of his life, serial blogger Darren How didn’t just get angry… he got mad. He dealt with it the only way he knew how: write. He wrote of business school and the Asian workplace, and couldn’t decide which was scarier. He wrote of love and friendship, neither of which he was sure existed.
A Wander in Vetland
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Series: An English Vet's Life in New Zealand, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,470. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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John Hicks has spent much of his working life as a vet in New Zealand. A Wander in Vetland is an insider's look at his changing profession. These lively tales draw the reader into the more curious aspects of medical and veterinary history - ideal reading for those curious about borborygmi, the use eunuchs made of goose quills, or the potion favoured by Italian women to seduce their lovers...
This Way Up - Where would I be without a good set of wheels?
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 44,810. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Rhett Brown the Life Saver. Now that’s a strange title for a man in a wheelchair. Why is he in a chair? Why is he labelled a ‘tetraplegic’? What does that mean for him? How does he cope with everyday life? One day on a construction site … A near suicide, divorce, rehabilitation – any one of these would stretch a person to the limit, but Rhett had them all to deal with. Read his amazing story.
Accidental Poetry
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Price: Free! Words: 1,810. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A memoir about a night long ago, and my attempt to write a poem about it.
Prostate Cancer Guide, The Things Your Doctor Probably Won't Tell You, & How To Deal With Them.
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 21,710. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
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Prostate cancer is the 800lb ape hiding in every man’s closet. This cancer is feared by men like no other. At least one man in six will get it. The fear is justified, for it is, after all, a cancer. But ignorance of the disease is not. Unfortunately, there’s a problem: Getting straight information from a doctor is sometimes like pulling teeth.