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The River
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Price: Free! Words: 1,770. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
On January 12, 1998, writer Mariellen Ward found her mother's body. She had died in the night of heart failure. The River is a free e-story about how the lilting waters of India's most sacred river helped her heal from the irreconcilable loss.
Paid in Plates
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Price: Free! Words: 8,810. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A short autobiographical story about me and the mob. Paolo was a wanted man in hiding. He was wanted by mafia families in at least two American cities. He was running for his life. What I couldn't figure out was why he wanted me to write a movie script about it.
Ch@t si gira
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,490. Language: Italian. Published: October 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
... tutto quello che non avrei mai immaginato.
I Am A Southerner
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Price: Free! Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
(3.00 from 1 review)
A short memior about what it means to be a Southerner from a Floridian's perspective.
A Florida Bird Dog ~ REX
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 15,810. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This eBook is a snapshot of the late 1920’s - 30’s in Florida through its Boom, Panic and Bust. It is entwined with a child’s love of a bird dog who loves to hunt quail. From a ruined Easter feast, brought on by the book's hero, Rex, to losing their home and starting over in the woods without running water, they faced each situation with a "can do" innovative attitude.
Confessions of a '60s Moonchild
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Price: Free! Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A brief memoir of life in the 60s' in Toronto including drugs and finding my self through spiritual seeking, finding a guru and walking the streets raising funds for a cult. Marriage and divorce and life again.
My Journey to Ithaca: Metamorphosis
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 12,590. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
My Journey to Ithaca: Metamorphosis is a collection of short stories highlighting some of Beverly Gallagher’s most formidable growth experiences as a young adult exploring the world. Beverly traveled from California to Madrid, Spain, at nineteen after saving enough money to purchase a one-month intensive language course with a home stay. She returned to California five years later.
Sister Albert Marchetti - "An Angel Of God"
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Price: Free! Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Mid 1950's and mother wanted us to receive a Catholic education. Our diocese was thriving with the best schools in our state dedicated teaching nuns. Sister Gabriel was one who used the fear of God coupled with the rubber tipped pointer across your knuckles to keep you in line. Sister Gabriel was very demeaning until Sister Albert Marchetti was assigned the new Mother Superior! True Story.
Stop Coming to My House
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,380. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A collection of stories by German-born, Ireland-residing expat writer and blogger Marcel Krueger. A funny and sarcastic look at urban life in Europe in the 21st century.
Writing Your Family Legacy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,060. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
It’s important to teach our children their heritage. Who are your ancestors? What were their traditions? Each of us has a story from our ancestors or even our own story to tell. If these stories are unwritten, then how are your children going to know of their parentage? It’s up to us to write these experiences down. Make your ancestors come alive on paper.
Diary of a Cold War Patriot
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,760. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Diary of a Cold War Patriot, takes the reader on a fascinating journey through the United State’s nuclear weapons complex with a view from behind the curtain of secrecy that was prevalent for more than forty years during the Cold War.
Boomers in Blue Jeans
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,250. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Calling all baby boomers and all others that want to read about the "old days". I have shared a recollection of my memories as a golden baby boomer growing up in the 50's and 60's in a small town in the rural midwest.
Daddy Die Hard
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Price: Free! Words: 2,060. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2011 by Gone Dog Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
After his father left his family, the author found a replacement in the unlikeliest of fictional characters - the gun-weilding, hard-cursing, cigarette-smoking John McClane from the movie Die Hard. About 2,000 words.
President Ronald Reagan & The Vietnam Veteran's Memorial
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Price: Free! Words: 1,900. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Vietnam Veterans Memorial - one of the most visited monuments in America. Each year millions of people the world over make the trip to this hallowed ground. Included in this short story is America's Premier Poster Poem by the author Robert. A. Chapin who was originally invited to meet with The President - and present his framed poem. Plans cancelled marine barracks bombed in Beirut.
Basketball as a Metaphysical Experience: A Memoir
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Basketball can be much more important than simple recreation, as evinced in this autobiographical essay by the author of the memoir "World Without Pain: The Story of a Search". It can give you stability, depth, creativity, and peace of mind.
The Brimming Void
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,210. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Art and poetry by Pamela J. Olson, author of Fast Times in Palestine. These 29 short poems were written in moments of awe and inspiration in the Middle East, Russia, and California. They are illustrated with pieces of art the author has created and artistic photography she has been featured in. Pamela is not a trained poet or artist, but who knows, you may find something that resonates with you.
I Am A Submariner
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Price: Free! Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
An inside look at being an submariner, the triumphs and tragedy.
The Black Men and Steven Spielberg
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,200. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011 by White Sun Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Semi-autobiographical but mostly fantastical essay on growing up in the outdoors of California in the 1970s, and the importance of having family just as quirky and not-quirky as you are. A coming of age story not really about adolescence, but maybe about being an oddball among oddballs.
A Pain in the Toenails
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Price: Free! Words: 3,090. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2011 by Olo Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Ah, the innocence of medical school. This is a story from my third year of clinical clerkship, when I started rotating through the hospital wards. One patient taught me about ulcerative colitis...and a few other things. You can also find this essay in my book, The Most Unfeeling Doctor in the World and Other True Tales from the Emergency Room.
The Tegu
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In this amazing short story written by award winning author J.H. Soeder, you'll be right with him when he encounters a huge and wounded, wild Tegu on the back roads of Argentina. You will be amazed at the result and how the story ends! The Tegu is the largest living land reptile in Argentina, growing to five feet in length and known for its nasty disposition and its huge bite!