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One Girl's Life in Army Basic Combat Training
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You set the price! Words: 3,860. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I never saw myself joining the army. It wasn't even something I'd put on the back burner as a possibility in case my life goals didn't pan out. But after earning BA and MA degrees, I found myself, age 27, hopelessly in debt and working my old part-time job. Worse? I was living in my parent's basement on the spare bed. So I embarked on a crazy adventure... and it all stared in army basic training!
Before, With, After, My Life With The Legendary Jackson5 Family
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,560. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
America is certainly the land of opportunity, and perhaps no one knows that better than Stanley Johnson. His life story is chronicled in “Before With After” My Life With The Legendary Jackson5 Family.
The Fathers We Find
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,230. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
“Charles Ries' novel The Father's We Find reminds me of Frank McCourt's (Angela's Ashes, "Tis, Teacher Man) memoirs with their keen attention to character and strong voice. Ries' characters' voices are ring loud and clear, I can hear them calling, long after putting the book down." ---- Karla Huston Winner of The Main Street Rag 2003 Chapbook Contest
My Journey with Carli
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,950. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In this story, the author shares his personal experiences during his many visits with Carli Ward, a 25-year-old woman with Asperger’s Syndrome, who had been diagnosed with terminal cancer. The author covers his emotional first meeting with Carli through to her eventual death eight months later, adding details of her background and life story.
A Luminous Future
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 111,640. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
(5.00 from 20 reviews)
The Second World War is over but the lives of the inhabitants of Lupoaia (Valley of the Wolves), a little village in Transylvania, are thrown into turmoil with the imposition of drastic, senseless changes by a new regime, intent on creating a new man for a new society. The new totalitarian government threatens to eliminate the Flonta family by declaring Teodor's father an 'enemy of the people.'
The Simple Man Chronicles
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,450. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 9 reviews)
A collection of work over a five year span of self reflection. Heartfelt writing that expresses an entire lifetime of tragedy and discovery, put into poems,songs and true life short stories. Share joy, sorrow, politics, faith and philosophy. The contents and work contained within this book is all that of one man. Every word summoned by my soul and poured into print.
Influentia: 50 Years on Earth as it is in Carolyn
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,180. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A cleverly written memoir comprised of a collection of colorful essays, "Influentia: 50 Years on Earth as it is in Carolyn" celebrates the 50 most influential people, places and things in the life of award winning producer Carolyn McDonald.
Djinxed
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 106,760. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Adventurous family living in Indonesia in the 1970s
Dancing in My Underwear: The Soundtrack of my Life
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,400. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2012 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Everyone has a soundtrack to their life. But how many people get to talk to the artists who make up their soundtrack? “Dancing in My Underwear: The Soundtrack of My Life” is just such a story.
The Wall
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,990. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I had never seen loose bricks before and now I had to become an overnight brick mason. I thought about the wall all day as I mowed lawns and sort of got a little enthusiasm for the project. I was sort of flattered that mom thought I could do it. I decided to start the next day. After all how long could it take? I worked myself to death all summer long.
Remember Me?
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,670. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
‘Where is John? Did he intend to desert her?’ These questions haunt Mary as the date for her husband’s return from Australia passes without any contact. Supported by her faith, her family, friends and colleagues, she is able slowly, painfully, to move on. This candidly recounted, moving story will resonate in the lives of readers, inspiring many to move beyond their own dire circumstances
What the Hell Was Grampa Thinkin'?
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 95,790. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"What the Hell Was Grampa Thinkin'?" includes over 160 short stories, wherein the author makes fun of his 70+ years of life, by injecting humor into his real-life shenanigans. He’s not disclosed these tales before now, because he had no sane reason to do so, maybe now he’s insane.
First Flight
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,490. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
We boarded the big twin propeller airplane and took our seats. Mom let me sit by the window so I could witness the wonders of flight for the first time. I was a little nervous as the pilot gave the plane full throttle and we started the take off run. I tightly gripped the arm rests; mom noticed and said, “There is nothing to worry about darling, airplanes are very safe.” I thought, “Yeah, right”
Do Chickens Have Hangovers?
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 125,250. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A story for children that adults will enjoy, recounting the experiences of a time that most people alive today will not remember unless they have paid close attention to their grandparents and older relatives. Full of anecdotes and humor that bring alive the era before, during, and after the Great Depression leading up to modern times.
An American Odyssey
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 69,410. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General
Beginning with the story of his ancestor who emigrated from Europe and fought in the American Revolution and taking us through his own service in World War Two and his career afterwards, Kenneth Weaver depicts a truly American odyssey.
My Dad Is A Freak
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 55,890. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Over the years, Tom Bell has ignored his nephews,cursed crying infants, and never touched someone else's poo. Now, at age 50, with two toddlers and an infant, he wracks his brain daily for any useless skills accumulated from a half-century of single-life. "MY DAD IS A FREAK” is the conclusion that each of his children will inevitably arrive at,in their own good time, despite his best efforts.
So...This Is Grace
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 70,180. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
So…This is Grace Short description/smashword so…this is grace is a true story of a woman named grace. it follows her through the school years into adult life. she lived through some difficult times developing a strong character of integrity and survival. She came to recognize God’s unending love and care in her life.
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.