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Taken for a Ride: Chasing a Young Lance Armstrong
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,540. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
I met Lance Armstrong in 1992 and began a journalist-athlete relationship that lasted, roller-coaster style, for eight years. This is the story of the young Lance, before he became world famous, and later, infamous. Lance influenced a lot of people. He changed a lot of lives. Some for good. Some not for good. I only know that he changed mine for the better. I can’t change that. I wouldn’t want to.
The Last Protégée
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,470. Language: American English. Published: January 24, 2015 by Rebel ePublishers. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Dreams of a career as a classical pianist erode and wither, destroyed through a relationship with the famous and forceful Antonia Brico, renowned pianist and the first woman to conduct the New York Philharmonic.
Separation Anxiety: A Coming-of-Middle-Age Story
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,020. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Miji Campbell grew up in a close-knit, middle-class family in the 1960s and ’70s. In early adulthood, her orderly life began to unravel. In this insightful memoir, Miji describes how she wrestled with increasing anxiousness – feelings that haunted her through career, marriage, and the birth of her children. It’s not until middle age that she found ways to quiet her mind and stand on her own.
I Used to Be Normal, But Then I Got Bored. : Trusting There's More
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 41,980. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I Used to Be Normal, Then I Got Bored is a journey of one woman from a place of total insecurity and lack of self-worth into a strong, spiritual woman who travels in faith knowing that each step is Divine. It is a story, a guidebook and an inspiration for others who may be suffering, or who know they want to break out of a life that no longer serves them but are still to afraid to take the leap.
The Faded Green Door
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Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 24,310. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: January 21, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Remembering and reflecting on times past... the simplicity of the early years, the upheaval of emigration and the bittersweet experience of revisiting the home of childhood days... through the faded green door.
Sisters Born, Sisters Found: A Diversity of Voices on Sisterhood
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,920. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Sisters Born, Sisters Found: A Diversity of Voices on Sisterhood reveals the core of female hearts, divulges secrets, and captures poignant, compelling, complex relationships. This vibrant collection of memoirs, short stories, essays and poems features seventy-six gifted writers from across the globe who explore the female bond (or lack thereof) in a refreshing array of tones and styles.
Foreign Service Family Style
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,220. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A Narc and his family travel to a foreign land, Paraguay, where he sets up a DEA office in the American Embassy. The family enjoys and experiences new customs. Conflict comes when the Narc's idea of personal responsibility clashes with the Ambassador's policy on collateral damage.
Not Another Flamin' (Love) Travel Story
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 138,710. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Budget
THE INCIDENTS IN THIS BOOK ARE BASED ON REAL EVENTS. THE NAMES WERE CHANGED TO PROTECT THE GUILTY. Did you ever dream of taking a year off from work, to travel somewhere different and exciting – Europe perhaps? This book tells the story of a couple who did exactly that and shows how it can be done. Maybe you would not take quite the same approach to the journey that they did, though…
Stories from My Memory-Shelf: Fiction and Essays from My Past
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,360. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The story of my life told in short fiction and essays. Features author commentary on the real-life events that inspired the stories.
Pog
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 55,040. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
When Samantha received the devastating news that she had a cancer that was difficult to treat – in fact, the treatment itself might be fatal – she had to make some difficult choices about how to try and survive. She believes that with a combination of meditation and Eastern medicines she was able to put off further chemotherapies until Western science procured an answer. POG is her story.
An Angel From Above
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,850. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An Angel From Above is the inspiring true story of an Italian American author, Marfisa Morabito. It describes the joyous memories and trials and tribulations which she endured throughout her lifetime. It's a story of hope and strength which grew from Christian faith. It entails deep pain of losing a precious son and having victory in Christ Jesus. Authors: Paul Morabito, Marfisa + Marisa Morabito
Letters Home
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,880. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Rex and Kate, just married, part when Rex ships out as a member of the inaugural crew of the USS Shangrila, bomber pilot for the U.S. Navy, fighting in the Pacific theater against the Japanese during WWII. They make a lovers' pact to write each other every day. This romantic gesture, these letters home, become more and more vital as the distance between them widens, as the months slowly pass.
Black Koi Tattoo: Chasing the Dragon, A Memoir
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,620. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Black Koi Tattoo: Chasing the Dragon is a memoir about the endless search for the perfect high. For nearly half of his life, Christopher Padgett struggled with alcohol. Read the dark, yet inspiring, story of how alcohol abuse led to addiction, and the fight to break free and live a life of sobriety. Includes the gut-wrenching journal kept during his attempts at recovery, and two new short stories.
Sunshine & Shadow: Memories From A Long Life
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,930. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2015 by Lillicat Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the personal recollections of a hard-working man from the American mid-west who grew up in the time between two world wars. Born to a 14-year-old-mother and an abusive father, his life journey is a compelling testament to the power of personal integrity and dedication to family. Despite many years of abuse by his father, he was then, and is now, a man of deep honor and respect for others.
Mit all meiner Macht
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,400. Language: German. Published: January 1, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Im Jahr 1966 machte ein dreijähriges Mädchen die Reise von einem Waisenhaus in Pakistan in das Haus eines Diplomaten in den Niederlanden. Es handelt sich hier um die frischen und offenen Memoiren der internationalen Aktivistin, Autorin und Rednerin Gabriella van Rij.
Uit Alle Macht
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,980. Language: Dutch. Published: January 1, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In 1966 maakte een 3-jarig meisje de reis van een weeshuis in Pakistan naar het huis van een diplomaat in Nederland. Dit zijn de recente en openhartige memoires van de internationale activist, auteur en spreker: Gabriella van Rij.
Wheeling into Manhood
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,680. Language: American English. Published: December 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Wheeling into Manhood is a book of short stories about preadolescent, adolescent, and late blooming, young men-boys still coming of age, fumbling their way into manhood, and is about the up and coming man’s love for wheeled objects: bicycles, cars, trucks, wagons, trains – all things that roll and offer freedom and adventure.
Memoirs of My Bipolar Aquarian Son
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,730. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Deceased bipolar Aquarian son, Cal. Complicated disposition during elementary/teen years. Diagnosed bipolar at age 29. Remarkable IQ in certain arenas; lacked common sense in others. Witty, quick, and loved to write poetry/songs [some included in this book]. A variety of music was his world; heavy metal was his style. Endured void of musically accomplished biological father.
Prepare to Come About
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 97,820. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Wallace chronicles her successful business that brought her accolades and awards. As her professional life soars, her family's lives spiral. Tales of teens in crisis and chaos illuminate the struggles of many working families. Events broadside her business causing a professional aftershock. Their lifeline comes in the form of a ship named Zodiac and its enigmatic captain.
«Шахтёрские университеты» и «хрущёвская оттепель» на Северном Урале
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 26,220. Language: Russian. Published: December 19, 2014 by izdat-knigu.ru. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Книга «Шахтёрские университеты» и «хрущёвская оттепель» на Северном Урале» вторая из серии «Человек и история». Речь в ней идёт о юности главного героя, о выборе профессии, во время «хрущёвской оттепели». Книга состоит из набора повседневных историй, которые автор вспоминает с любовью и теплотой. «Такие мгновения, как звёздочки, светят в душе, согревают её» Книга адресуется старшим людям