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Memoirs of a Village Boy
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,910. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The book narrates the life story of the author from early childhood in a typical village in India to a retired life in the United States. It shows the courage and determination of a father to give the son the best possible education in spite of having no resources to speak of. Still he manages to send him to university. The son gets a respectable Government job but later goes to USA.
Almost Total Recall
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Price: Free! Words: 388,440. Language: British English. Published: August 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Almost Total Recall an Autobiography by Terry Aspinall. From 1943 to 2014. Who served in the Royal Marines in Borneo during the Emergency Campaign. Became involved in Hang Gliding during 1973-74 and several Rock n Roll bands around the world. The highlight being when he and a couple of friends managed to change the history of the Modern Hang Glider. 388,455 Words and 1091 Pages.
My Egg, My Womb, Your Baby: The Tales of a 3X Traditional Surrogate Mother
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,350. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
As a 3-time traditional surrogate mother genetically related to each surrobaby she carried, Dawn give's a unique perspective and provides an insider's view of traditional surrogacy (TS) based upon her three successful surrogacy journeys. She writes about what TS entails, beginning with the search for her ideal recipients, and resulting in three babies who were destined for three families.
Dramaville is not a place; it’s a state of mind
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,780. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
Brace yourself for this memoir filled with drama, emotional turmoil, and an inspiration to never give up! Dramaville is not a place; it’s a state of mind chronicles the life of Andrea Lewis from birth until the age of forty. She was on a mission to find happiness but instead her life played out like a sitcom series.
Straightling: A Memoir
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 58,220. Language: American English. Published: August 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
She wasn't a druggie badass. She was just a kid looking for love, a kid who ran away from her violent home. Homeless for a month, she was finally safe…until her mother locked her up in Straight Inc, a warehouse full of teen savages. On the outside, Straight was a drug rehab. On the inside, it was…it was something else. “Compelling. Scary. Totally real." -Ellen Hopkins, bestselling author of CRANK
My Beautiful Jewel
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,200. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
After being diagnosed with both Poly Cystic Ovarian Syndrome and Endometriosis, Author Amber Jerome~Norrgard believed she would never have a biological child. Instead, she was blessed in 2004 with the birth of a daughter. "My Beautiful Jewel" is the story of Amber's journey to motherhood, told from selections from her pregnancy journal.
The Yin-Yang Life of a Baby Boomer
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 35,130. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2012 by Rocket Science Productions LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Marilyn Cugel's poignant memoir, The Yin-Yang Life of a Baby Boomer, explores the joys and sorrows of a well-lived, contemporary life. Cugel packs us in her suitcase, briefcase and diaper-bag as she journeys to places unimaginable to a young girl growing up in the fifties.
Prisoner of God
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,210. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012 by Shinning Starr Publicationz. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Doris comes home one day to find that her husband of over 20 years has started receiving instructions directly from God. Her routine life is changed overnight into a chaotic nightmare where she finds herself shunned by friends, her church, and a community that once respected them. Prisoner of God www.shinningstarrpub.com
Una nueva oportunidad a la vida
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,980. Language: Spanish. Published: August 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
La historia de mi cáncer de seno y mastectomía sin reconstrucción en 1998. Trata principalmente de los sorprendentes beneficios emocionales que coseché. Los apéndices ofrecen información práctica sobre los factores de riesgo del cáncer de seno, medidas para ayudar a prevenirlo y más. "Hermoso, emotivo, informativo, inspirador." "Una lectura extraordinaria, bien escrita, franca y honesta."
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.