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All the Safe Places: An Australian Child's War
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Price: $1.85 USD. Words: 2,600. Language: Australian English. Published: May 11, 2014 by StarBytes Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Award-winning author Ann MacDonald shares funny, touching stories about growing up during the second World War. Ann is evacuated to a country town far from the safe places of her early childhood, and matures from a carefree nine-year-old into a tougher and wiser teenager.
The Long Drive Goodbye
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Price: Free! Words: 1,000. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Divorce
The Long Drive Goodbye is a short story about what happens in the hours after a marriage falls apart. It follows a sixteen-hour drive between the couple and the feelings the wife is having. We get insight into what lead up to the breakup and how it caused her life to flip completely upside-down.
41 Lashes
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,170. Language: American English. Published: May 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the story of one woman's struggle to deal with the emotional scars left from an abusive childhood. Through her life, she encounters many abusive situations and she has to learn how to cope with the memories that she has buried deep in her brain for so many years. She finally crawls out of the depressive sewer from whence she was stuck and now she hopes to inspire others who face abuse.
Dogs Ruin Everything
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Price: $3.17 USD. Words: 2,770. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
First you invite a dog into your home; then they start eating inside too. Next thing you know they're on the furniture... DOGS RUIN EVERYTHING! I have had many experiences as a dog who knows the finer things of life. Especially what not to roll in. This book is somewhat of a memoir, peppered with an illustrious amount of advice and common sense theories.
Why Do the Voices Want Me to Hurt Myself
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,070. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
The yelling is so loud and it scares me. When I am not around neurotypical people my age they yell louder and start hitting me. They tell me that I have to be neurotypical or they are going to come after me. I hear them when I am awake and sometimes when I am sleeping. These are the voices or hallucinations that I hear and sometimes see. This book is about living with psychotic episodes.
The Horse That Haunts Dreams
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,750. Language: American English. Published: April 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Horse That Haunts Dreams is a real life story of a girl and her first horse. The tale follows the life of the horse through his twenty-three years of life. Included in the book are shorter stories about other horses as well as the often hilarious antics of one smart pony mule.
How I am Learning to Live with Autism without Intervention
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,430. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is a story about how I have been struggling and learning to overcome a late diagnosis along with receiving no intervention while living with Autism. This book shows you first hand struggles and triumphs. It will provide hope and give insight into the reality that many adults with Autism face.
The Memories of the Russian Military Paramedic Michael Novikov of the Finnish War
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,060. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Here there are recorded the real memories of the soldier of the Finnish war. This soldier is my grandfather, Michael Antonovich Novikov. He lived for 90 years and died in Michurinsk, where he was buried.
Een kijkje nemen in: Musika Maestro
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 890. Language: Dutch. Published: April 20, 2014. Category: Essay » Author profile
Antilliaanse Nieuwsbrief jaargang 43, mei/juni 2002: “Zijn liefde voor de muziekgeschiedenis van Bonaire vindt zijn oorsprong in zijn herinneringen aan ouderen uit zijn omgeving die onder andere op zelfvervaardigde snaarinstrumenten (blek’i zeta dushi Tralala) muziek maakten”.
Obesity, a Cure?
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,030. Language: British English. Published: April 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting
How I lost 28 pounds and regained my sanity, my journey of discovery of what caused me to become extremely ill, and to gain too much weight.
Cereal and Other Recipes
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Price: Free! Words: 12,520. Language: Canadian English. Published: April 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Canadian
A poor man's cookbook, this book gives you a price list of your own and shows you how to make meals for less. Full of great recipes and biographies this book talks about our current Canadian financial crisis, and the need for the Salvation Army and their food bank. A great little cookbook, the Author hopes will bring funding and donations into local food banks.
How To Philosophize With A Hammer
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Price: Free! Words: 11,650. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A semi-autobiographical, somewhat humorous look at the meaning of life; with detours into sex, kids, friends, and German Philosophy.
The Day Our Son Tried To Kill Himeself Because He Had Autism
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2014 by Travis Breeding. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders
On a cold December night in 2010 our son tried to kill himself. He left my husband and I a terrifying suicide note that left us searching for answers ourselves and for our son. I share this story because I learned something about Autism and Asperger's Syndrome that day that I did not know before.
Once Upon An Albatross... Volume 3 (2007-2008) (Blog Postings)
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Series: Once Upon An Albatross... Blog Postings. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,140. Language: American English. Published: March 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The third volume of blog postings from Once Upon An Albatross... about Silicon Valley, California and whatever else, featuring 42 blog postings from 2007 and 2008: "The Problem With Windows Vista," "Ceramics, Code & Macs," "Something About That Beard," "The Harry Potter Line," "The Mythical Wii-Beast of Black Friday," "The Horror of Video Cam Movies," and "Sprint Misplaces A Decimal Point."
The Promise I Kept
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 18,640. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Promise I Kept is Adele’s story of her nightmare journey halfway round the world to find and adopt a baby, to negotiate her way through the barriers created by red tape and corrupt officialdom and finally to carry her tiny new daughter safely home to a life where she could be properly loved and cared for.
Casa mia: quattro anni su quattro ruote
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,930. Language: Italian. Published: March 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Il terremoto del 2009 in Abruzzo raccontato da un ragazzo di trent’anni, che in seguito al sisma decide di trasferirsi in camper pur di non dover rinunciare a ciò che più ama: scrivere romanzi.
Dear Director of Pensions
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 720. Language: British English. Published: March 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Dear Director of Pensions is just a cry. It is a cry of no significance. You are not obliged to act on it.
Out Of Darkness Into His Marvellous Light
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You set the price! 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.
The Day the Poppy Met the Shamrock
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,690. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: February 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Day the Poppy Met the Shamrock is a personal account that deals with the problem of homelessness, charting one person’s journey from homelessness to resettlement: not just a matter of physical abode but also the deeper, more searching question of finding a home within oneself. God does not close one door without opening another.
Once Upon An Albatross... Volume 2 (2006) (Blog Postings)
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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."