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School and Schooled: A Flight Plan for Life and an All-American Story of Hard Work and Success
By Frank j. Donohue
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,130. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Part travelgue and part "how-to," School and Schooled provides a flight plan for life and an autobiography of an all-american story of hard work and sucess. With insights into his path toward an airline career, parenting, money, religion and maintaining a healthy body and soul. A special prayer and the Ten Healthy Rules are included just for you.
The Cat, Some Seeds and Fifteen Books
By Patricia Langdon-Davies
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,440. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An english woman's voyage into the virgin and sometimes bizarre Spain of 1950 and her double life existence between the UK and Catalunya until the present day. The local characters, obscure Spanish laws, evening folk dances, a family run hotel, stray dogs, Catalan nationalists, the plumber, the butcher and the baker all take their part in a cacophony of unpredictable philosophising.
Sight Beyond What I See: The Moses Jerome Jordan Story
By Amos Lundy, Jr
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,620. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Moses grew up in the sixties. His early years were filled with drama and excitement that would continue until adulthood. All he wanted to do was to be accepted by his family. He was determined to find love in school or through friendships that he would find in later years. Like many youths whose fathers left them as infants, he would not feel sorry for himself. His mindset was to never give up.
Sleeping with Lions
By Netta Pfeifer
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,060. Language: American English. Published: March 2, 2014 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Searching for an answer to the question, What is love?, Netta Pfeifer journeys from Hollywood, California to Africa, where she works with Joy and George Adamson of Born Free fame, their cheetahs and lions. Her safari ends at an ashram in India where she learns about bhakti, the yoga of love and devotion, meets the beautiful man in her childhood vision, and he becomes her teacher, her guru.
Not Done Yet: A Tale of Transformation Through Transplant Surgery
By Sharon Lamhut Willen
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,620. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Vivid recollections and delightful anecdotes show us how the power and generosity of the human spirit come together to make real life miracles happen. An inspirational story of the journey through liver transplant surgery. Contains practical recommendations for those with health challenges and models of resilience for anyone who has ever asked, "Why me?", "What now?" and "Can I handle this?"
Confessions of the Unmedicated Mind, Volume 2: School
By Benjamin Tomes
Series: Confessions of the Unmedicated Mind, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,370. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
A nationally acclaimed teacher and coach, Benjamin Tomes provides a captivating backstory to an unlikely success story. Tomes provides a unique perspective on growing up in the public educational system with ADHD, before anyone knew what ADHD was . Filled with biting sarcasm and wicked humor, the gory details of his school experience deliver blunt force drama with brutal honesty.
Tails From Dublin (And I Don't Mean Ireland!)
By Ed Manolio
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 58,900. Language: American English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Emotions
(5.00 from 1 review)
A most unique book written from my Irish Setter dog Dublin's perception . Both adults and children will enjoy this true life story. After spending every day for almost thirteen years together, I believe that if Dublin could have put pen to paper, this book is as close as possible to the what the result would be. A heartwarming book about a dog's life and times through her own eyes.
Out Of Darkness Into His Marvellous Light
By Stephen
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,040. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Out of Darkness, Into His Marvellous Light is the semi-autobiographical story of ‘Stephen' and his struggles with faith. It follows him from a neglected childhood to a spiritually fulfilled adulthood, and on an inspiring quest to reunite his scattered family.
Dunfillan
By Sheila McMillan
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,690. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Dunfillan is Sheila McMillan's debut autobiography, a compelling, frank and often graphic account of post war family life. Combining many tales of her life with descriptions and photographs of Derbyshire, Sheila's work, which took many years of hard work to compile, is published for the first time.
The Day the World Went Black A Spiritual Journey Through Depression
By Eleanor Stoneham
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,690. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness
Intensely personal account, courageously told, of a spiritual journey through crippling, sometimes life threatening, depression and dissociation
The Day the Poppy Met the Shamrock
By Dezi Jay M
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,400. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: February 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Day the Poppy met the Shamrock is a story that touches upon many social problems including homelessness, addiction, mental illness, exploring these issues as they are experienced on an individual and personal level. It is also a story about resettlement and recovery. The idea that ‘God does not close one door without opening another’ is a constant, recurring and encouraging theme.
Msomi and Me
By Brian Connell
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 58,960. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Tales of the African Bush, recounting the incredible highs and devastating lows that occur when running a game-lodge in Africa. In the company of an incredible man, my life at the lodge was an experience second to none.
The Journeys of Joyce & Peter
By Mike Peeters
Price: Free! Words: 21,970. Language: Australian English. Published: February 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
The Journeys of Joyce and Peter is a detailed and personal account of the lives of two special and unique people – Peter and Joyce Peeters.
French Connection Blues
By peter bono
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,140. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In the early 70s, a young cop discovered how narcotics detectives were stealing confiscated drugs and reselling them to the dealers, so got involved in a secret investigation that put not only his life but the lives of his family and friends...and even his sanity...in jeopardy. This is his story.
MS Madness: A "Giggle More, Cry Less" Story of Multiple Sclerosis
By Yvonne deSousa
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,880. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014 by SDP Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Life with multiple sclerosis can be daunting, but Yvonne shares her giggles at the bizarre world she has unwittingly entered and the new perspectives it has given her on life. MS Madness makes us realize that with a sense of humor, we can survive anything.
Once Upon An Albatross... Volume 2 (2006) (Blog Postings)
By C.D. Reimer
Series: Once Upon An Albatross... Blog Postings. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,000. Language: American English. Published: February 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The second volume of blog postings from Once Upon An Albatross... about Silicon Valley, California and whatever else, featuring 40 blog postings from 2006: "Becoming A Normal Video Gamer," "The Neighborhood Power Transformer Went Kablooey," "The Rattlesnakes of Unix Administration," "Open Season on Escaping Animated Animals," Watching Nature On The Train" and "Finishing School Or Going Bust."
"You Know You Are a High School Teacher When ..."
By J. Quick
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,970. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators
Within these pages the reader will find the mostly true ramblings, mid-life musings, and occasional opinion offerings of a secondary teacher. Teachers of teenagers might resonate with the stories, future teachers might gain insight before entering the classroom, and non-teachers might get a glimpse into the classified life of a certified teacher. Hopefully, all readers will find humor and hope.
Seriously Mum, Where's that Donkey
By Alan Parks
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,490. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014 by Ant Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"Seriously Mum, Where’s that Donkey?" is Alan Parks’ follow-up book to "Seriously Mum, What’s an Alpaca?" This book continues the story of Alan and Lorna’s induction into Andalucian life and fills in some of the blanks.
A Boy From Down East
By Larry B. Gray
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,170. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Growing up in eastern North Carolina in a small rural community during the 1950’s and 1960’s was the best possible childhood you could wish for. Family, church, friends, school, and working on the farm was the center of my world. This is a collection of stories of my childhood. I hope you enjoy reading them as much as I have enjoyed remembering them.
Life of a Push Goddess
By Sharina Jones
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,650. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An Inspirational Autobiography By Sharina Jones In this compelling and inspirational book, author Sharina Annette Jones shares her life experiences following a shooting incident which left her paralyzed as a very young child.