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"Alone"
By Rolly A. Chabot
Price: $6.25 USD. Words: 19,870. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Alone has been written to share with the readers what many of society today feels. A testimony of a period in my life where I certainly suffered with this affliction. Yet after the fact I learned through living in complete isolation in the wilderness of the Yukon in the Canadian far north I was never really alone. Come along with Tannis my faithful rescue dog who knew the true meaning of love.
Preacher's Kid
By Dr. Christ-Lee Lizaire
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 10,080. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Preacher's Kid is the stirring true story of author Christ-Lee Lizaire of Haiti, a woman who has known much heartbreak in her inspiring life. Christ-Lee was raised in the church surrounded by family, but then her family migrates to the U.S. from Haiti. She experiences the loss of loved ones due to natural disaster as well as a shocking murder.
"The Quiet"
By Rolly A. Chabot
Price: $6.25 USD. Words: 20,760. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Yukon is a place that holds her secrets to herself. Unless you are willing to walk away from your past and venture deep into her you will never discover who you are called to me. It is deep in the wilderness you will discover your deepest fears. It is here where you will learn to survive many trials and come out a much better person.
Maggie: The Civil War Journals of Margaret Nichol Vaulx
By Ross Hudgins
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 98,610. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011 by Published by Westview, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Margaret Nichol Vaulx was 17 and living in Nashville, Tennessee in 1862. Her journals vividly demonstrate her coming of age during the American Civil War. They embody the "ornament to society" she prophetically spoke of, and have been described as both national and state treasures.
Rainbow in my Heart
By John Henry Ellen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,370. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family activities
This is the incredible true love story of John and Jeannie - how John returned home from work one day to find his wife, Jeannie, lying on the floor unable to move. Jeannie was paralysed from the neck down and the story that follows is of this brave couple’s fight to stop the authorities from placing her in an aged care facility.
black and (A)broad: traveling beyond the limitations of identity
By Carolyn Vines
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,140. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Don't be fooled by the title. This book is NOT about race. Rather, it's an inspiring account of how traveling and living abroad have transformed how the author sees herself in today's global world.
black and (A)broad: traveling beyond the limitations of identity
By Carolyn Vines
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,230. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(4.00 from 1 review)
Don't be fooled by the title. This book is NOT about race. Rather, it's an inspiring account of how traveling and living abroad have transformed how the author sees herself in today's global world.
Sirens and Grey Balloons
By Peter Hurdwell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,050. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
The life of a small boy living in a London suburb which sustained heavy damage from enemy bombing where over a hundred of its citizens were killed and only ten percent of its buildings survived the war unscathed. He recalls the terror of lying in a cupboard under the stairs as the Luftwaffe bombed his suburb and later devastation caused by V1 flying bombs and long range V2 rockets.
Confessions of a '60s Moonchild
By Kate Everson
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.
100 Days of Fantasy
By Ty Johnston
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,080. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Fantasy author Ty Johnston spent 100 days looking back upon books that have influenced him as a writer over the years. He goes into his memories and opinions about 100 books, one for each day, not all of them in the fantasy genre or even speculative in nature, but also including non-fiction books, comic books, graphic novels and more.
Four Star Funerals: An Anthology About Death
By Four Star Writers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,000. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2011 by Seven Rivers Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
"Four Star Funerals: An Anthology About Death" (in three parts: Memoir, Poetry, & Fiction) packs the emotional wallop of "Titanic," darkened with a dash of "Tales From the Crypt." This 10-author anthology about death and its aftershocks will sear your soul, make you laugh ... and ultimately help you heal, if you're haunted by a death that has upended your emotions in ways you never expected.
Odyssey in China
By James Wilcox
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 79,060. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An interesting and entertaining story of how one man overcame the day-to-day difficulties in the midst of rural China while helping university students learn the English language.
Plucking Wolf Fur: A story of one arm, one dog and an American Family
By James Michael Shea
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,190. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Plucking Wolf Fur is the story of a man and his dog - more specifically, a wolf-dog. James Michael Shea was 23 years old when he adopted a wolf-dog puppy named Sequoia. He had nearly flunked out of college and his parents were in the middle of a divorce. Over time, Sequoia and James became soul mates. Plucking Wolf Fur shows how the love of one animal can change everything.
What the Immigrant Saw
By JP Floru
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,970. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2011 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Britain as seen through the eyes of an immigrant from Belgium. Amusing, serious, incisive, but always affectionate, JP Floru brings an outsider’s eye to look at Britain.
My Journey to Ithaca: Metamorphosis
By Beverly Gallagher
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.
Ruminations of an Old Codger
By Truman Godwin
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 44,320. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I have been fortunate to have a long life that, although hard at times, has been good, productive, and adventurous. When my children asked me to do an autobiography, I had misgivings about such a difficult and comprehensive project. So I consulted my good friend, confidante, and mentor, Mr. Wiggins, and this is what he advised: - see long description for more.
Hits and Misses
By Jim Woods
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,850. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2011 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Personal hunting adventures in North America, Central America and Europe for birds and big game; an onerous paid job but someone had to do it.
Beyond the Beyond
By Paul "Doc" Gaccione
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,260. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2011 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
This is the story of Paul "Doc" Gaccione, reputed mobster currently under indictment for murder. It is a story of his journey to destiny and the afterlife. A series of phenomenal occurrences throughout his life created his inspiration to write this story and through it the reader will learn about life’s most important subject “the mystery of death” which will forever change them.
Chased by the Wind: A Youth's Literary Search for God
By John Michael De Marco
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,420. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In this most unusual of spiritual memoirs, John Michael De Marco (author of Narcissus Blinked) dissects the 15 books and hundreds of songs he wrote as a youth in order to reveal a nascent search for God amid surprising footprints of grace.
Kings, Killers and Kinks in the Cosmos
By Robert Egby
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 146,940. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
Robert Egby’s great-grandmother, an English Seer, predicted his life. A teenage atheist, he refused to believe her until doors started opening like magic. The strange journey took him into the company of kings,journalists, news photographers, in the Middle East, Germany and western Canada where a radical change took place in Cosmic Consciousness. Autobiography with over seventy photographs.