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Rattle and Drum
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,130. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
'Rattle and Drum' is the story of drummer Scott Hunter's musical adventures, from early days in his garden shed playing along to Deep Purple and Zeppelin albums to recording with internationally successful British rock band, Jethro Tull.
ENA'S WAR
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 45,600. Language: British English. Published: August 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An amusing story of a little girl and her family in unusual times. Everyday life in a Scottish city is revealed as an ordinary working-class family come to life in this memoir. This will appeal to ex-pats all round the world as well as to more local readers.
25 Years in the Rearview Mirror: 52 Authors Look Back
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Price: Free! Words: 30,090. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Category: Essay » Literature
(4.60 from 5 reviews)
Inspired by Stacy Juba's bestselling novel Twenty-Five Years Ago Today, this collection of poignant and uplifting essays is the perfect book to enjoy over your morning coffee. Read about school days, quirky jobs, romance, raising a family, hard times, the writing journey, and much more in these slice of life vignettes from 52 writers. Reflect upon the small defining moments that shape your life.
Il sangue è acqua
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 102,730. Language: Italian. Published: August 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
La storia di una famiglia, o meglio di famiglie, raccontata in modo originale. Ricostruisce usi, costumi, idee ed educazione nel mondo aristocratico italiano fra il 1800 e la prima metà del ventesimo secolo. Scritto con ironia e senza pregiudizi, questo racconto autobiografico descrive antenati italiani, inglesi e russi, ed è ambientato fra Firenze e Lucca, in Toscana, e Venezia.
Tales From Down Under
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,660. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Dear Readers, I hope you enjoy my little stories about life and growing up here in Australia. They cover different ages in my life, from young and at play in the town where I was born, then to young adult hood, also at play. Farm life, some things we dream up to stop being bored.
Tales of Our Youth “Generations of Love & Hope”
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 44,820. Language: American English. Published: August 5, 2012 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An inspirational semi-autobiographical story of the lives of a family growing up on a farm in the nineteen thirties and forties. Written in a style reminiscent of Laura Ingalls Wilder’s Little House Series, Brown’s work opens the door to a rich American history. This is a superbly written story of the trials, tribulations, love, hope, and happiness of farm life.
Si nada cambia
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 184,410. Language: Spanish. Published: August 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity / Seventh-Day Adventist
Una historia de perseverancia, cambios y lealtad a Dios de una esposa y madre acosada, afligida, maltratada, abandonada y perseguida por el esposo y por las autoridades de su pueblo; traicionada por su madre y por su hijo mayor por leer y aceptar las enseñanzas de la Biblia en una época cuando era prohibida su lectura por la misma iglesia a la cual pertenecía. Cómo, finalmente, el hijo, el esposo.
Almost The Preacher's Wife
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 28,140. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Almost The Preacher's Wife is a personal look into the life of Ayana Elon. She shares intimate testimonies from her connections with a select group of men from different seasons in her life. She shares lessons learned; All of them making her appreciate real love much more.
Lost Among The Marigolds: A Diary of India
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,780. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(5.00 from 1 review)
In this engaging memoir, a homeless American artist flees New York to backpack across India. Armed with a wry sense of humor and boundless curiosity, he crisscrosses a dazzling, fragile, complicated country. Alternately joyous and wistful, "Lost Among The Marigolds" describes an unforgettable journey, an amazing land, and the wondrous complexities of the human condition.
Down Home
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 88,540. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Memories of growing up in small town Oklahoma
Out of The Transylvania Night
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 85,930. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012 by Bettie Youngs Book Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
“I’d grown up in the land of Transylvania, homeland to Dracula, Vlad the Impaler, and worse, dictator Nicolae Ceausescu,” writes the author. “Under his rule, like vampires, we came to life after sundown, hiding our heirloom jewels and precious documents deep into the earth.” Fleeing to the US to rebuild her life, Aura discovers that attaining the American dream is easier than “being” an American.
A Family Doctor's Tale
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,760. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book traces my journey from a medical student to become a full family and community doctor. It starts with my first entry into the medical faculty of the University of Singapore full of enthusiasm only to see a hall of cadavers all ready for dissection. Finally I became a medical doctor only to realize that it is conditional upon my finishing 1 year of housemanship or internship.
SO LONG: Short Memoirs of Loss and Remembrance
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Series: Telling Our Stories Press. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,810. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012 by Telling Our Stories Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
A heartfelt collection of narratives of various forms and shapes on grief, loss and remembrance.
They're Gonna Murder You - War Stories From My Life at the News Front
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,010. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
As an investigative reporter, Clarence Jones was always taking risks. Friends constantly warned: They're Gonna Murder You. His specialties were organized crime, crooked cops and politicians. Who better to kill you than cops who will investigate the homicide? He was the only reporter for a local station to ever win TV's equivalent of the Pulitzer Prize 3 times. A stunning book. A remarkable career.
Optimistka
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,070. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
Galina Briskin's exciting new novel, "Optimistic Woman" is largely a autobiographical novel. "The impossible is possible" - you can determine the life motto of Pauline, the heroine of the book, This is a truly fascinating story about an immigrant from Russia being able to find success and happiness and work towards a free society after walking down a thorny road.
Blood is Water
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 109,500. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The story of a family, or better of families, told in an original way. It rebuilds uses, habits, ideas and education in the Italian aristocratic world between 1800 and the first half of the twentieth century. Written with irony and without prejudices, this autobiographical novel deals with Italian, British and Russian ancestors, and it is set between Florence and Lucca in Tuscany and also Venice.
Memories of an Alzheimers Night Nurse
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Series: Memories of a mental health nurse, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,850. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The rather sad recollection of a nurse who worked on night duty in a hospital that cared for the elderly mentally ill. The account tells of how things developed during the time that the nurse worked at that hospital.
BOOTS: An Unvarnished Memoir of Vietnam
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,170. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2012 by Writers AMuse Me. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A US Army combat Lieutenant shares his experiences from the Vietnam War
Memoirs of a Gondolier: Where Do People Find Love?
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,250. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A collection of true stories & events experienced by a Las Vegas gondolier, Umberto, who over the years has been made privy to countless stories from real couples on where they first met & how they found love. We get a glimpse into the fascinating life of a gondolier, whose remarkable experiences & captivating stories shed light on many issues of love, inspire & entertain along the way!
Rio Retardo -- My Struggle to Stay Mildly Sane in a Wildly Unsane World.
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,540. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
If you like your humor "out there," then Rio Retardo might be the read for you. There is no wussing with Goodrich—you know exactly where his shadow falls on any given issue—be it life, death, sanity, crime, politics, pit bulls running loose, or mummified geezers mistaking gas pedals for brakes and blasting holes through Walmart walls. Truly, this is a warped look at Post-sanity America.