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The Stories of My Youth
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,060. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2012 by Jerome Francis Lusa. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Many of these stories share a singular theme, the idea that I've been really lucky. Not lucky in the sense of winning at bingo or the lottery more than the average person, but in that I am still alive after so many mishaps and misadventures where natural selection would normally have selected against a peculiar set of traits.
Celebrity Ghost Stories - Joe Cocker, spooks and the haunted nightclub
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,170. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
Joe Cocker made his name in the rough, tough, grimy streets and equally grimy nightclubs of Sheffield in northern England, UK, during the early 1960s. Read how Joe Cocker and the club management team had to cope with spooks, mysterious happenings and hauntings, then learn how a stunned and disillusioned Joe Cocker first had contact with the spirits to find out about his first hit record!
Under the Banana Moon: Living, Loving, Loss and Asperger's
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,200. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2012 by InkWell Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Kim Tucker describes her life, from childhood through marriage and beyond, with Asperger's, in this hilarious, heart-breaking, and fascinating memoir.
Snapshots of Fictionalized Facts
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,970. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a memoir. I am frequently asked why this title? I liked the idea of snapshots because this book is not told from start to finish. The memories are in no particular order, and I do move back and forth in time. Every event is true to the best of my knowledge, but they may be fictionalized due to my age at the time or due to the time that has elapsed.
Ordinary Wisdom
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,890. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This collection of short family stories is heartwarming and genuine.Be prepared to smile, laugh and maybe even cry a little as you enjoy reading of ordinary wisdom.
My China Eye
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 136,690. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The final work of Israel Epstein (1915-2005), one of the very few Westerners to experience the Chinese Communist Revolution firsthand, from its earliest days to the highest levels of power.
A Merchant Seaman's Survival - An Autobiography - An Escape Story of World War II
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Price: $6.89 USD. Words: 53,510. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012 by Allan J. Sweeney. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is a true-life World War 2 escape story. Edward J Sweeney’s merchant ship was sunk by a German raider, which led to hair-raising escapes from jails in France and Spain. He was re-captured and escaped from a German troop train on the way to a labour camp; a concentration camp in Argeles Sur Mer, France; and from the notorious labour concentration camp at Miranda de Ebro, in Spain...
Out of the Bag: A Search for Missing Pieces
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 72,880. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
We begin in the secreted, all-boys world of a Catholic seminary in the 1950s and progress through Vietnam protests, race riots, and the sexual revolution. A young would-be priest crosses his fingers during the oath of celibacy, moves to the Haight Ashbury, gets his girlfriend pregnant, and finally wakes up naked and sore in a padded cell. It's the boomer tutorial, all about change and humor.
Undercover Girl: Growing up transgender
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 125,200. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In 1966, on the edge of a puberty she doesn't want, a transgender girl hears a news story, and knows there are other people like her. Will she ever become her true self? A story of love, hope, friendship, growing up, and acceptance, with some comedy and terror thrown in.
Excursions in My Mind
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Series: Ghanaman Musings, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,690. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In this brilliant series of articles, supported by quotations from literary sources, the Bible and contemporary Church leaders, Nana Awere Damoah covers the broad sweep of Christian faith as practised in everyday life.
Sally Bone
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 87,210. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2012 by Blenheim Press. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
At the age of four Sally gets into the wrong carriage in a train of evacuees and ends up in a little village called Chrishall. Churchill's victory speech was the first real disaster in Sally's life: she had to leave her little Paradise and return to a world she had not known for six years. But although living far away, she promised that one day she would tell the World about her wartime friends.
Born Minus
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 77,280. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Armand Miele's autobiography and selected musings for the Rockland County Times tell the American struggle from every angle, from growing up in the Depression-era Bronx, to building and re-building successful businesses, to battling terminal cancer and winning, and surviving the crushing loss of a child. Miele revived the weekly Rockland County Times from bankruptcy in his senior years, saving a l
The Struggle of Love
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 34,080. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Struggle of Love is a true story that describes in detail a tumultuous nine year relationship with the wrong man. A “family” life dominated with domestic and sexual abuse! This was a dysfunctional, hostile relationship, but the author could not break away. Reclaiming her life required a strong support system and professional help to recover, heal and rebuild relationships with her daughter
A Seven-Year Goodbye: a journey through child loss and beyond
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 39,500. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Losing a child is like no other loss. It’s unimaginable. How does one survive such a devastating loss? You survive it because you have to, but you don’t have to take this journey alone. This book is about my experiences during the first seven years following the death of my 20 year old son Aaron. I will take you through some of my deepest feelings, thoughts and my healing process.
Finders Losers
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,880. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
This is a revised edition of the original out of print hardcover book. It is the personal story by the finder of millions of dollars in sunken pirate treasure. Such a discovery is the stuff of dreams that became a nightmare. This is a tale of the tragic results of finding a treasure.
Ultima dintre iubiri (poveste)
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Price: Free! Words: 5,620. Language: Romanian. Published: January 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a true story Iubirea apare intre doi oameni oricand, pe neasteptate si-ti poate schimba total viata. O poveste despre lucrurile care conteaza, despre familie si rolul persoanelor in varsta in viata copiilor. Pentru pret de cateva minute, te vei intoarce in leaganul copilariei. Aseaza-te comod si savureaza vremurile fara timp ale unui copil.
At Home Wherever the Road Leads
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,060. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2012 by Leonard Flachman. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
After a long career as a journalist and communication specialist, Sanda Horeis and her husband, Willie (a longtime educator and guidance counsellor, sometimes referred to as “The German”), sold their home and much of the items inside, gathered all their belongings into a motorhome, and started out on their retirement adventure. As they crisscrossed the country, Sanda wrote wonderfully insightful a
Disguised as a Man: Malachi Martin & Me
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 176,140. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Father Malachi Martin, a Roman Catholic priest, scholar and exorcist, was a best-selling author and media celebrity in the mid-1970's. At the peak of his career, a fifty-seven year-old Martin began a disastrous Abelard-Heloise-style love affair with a troubled teenager who had seen him on TV. She now recounts the story of her decade-long romance with the controversial cult figure and pop-prophet.
Life, Dreams and Magical Landscapes
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,320. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Stories, poems, dreams and journal entries written between 1997-2007 but covering a wider space of time. Its sole purpose: to elevate words to mental images that defined us at different periods of our lives. The use of the royal we here is not conceit but evidence that with every entry a different person can be identified, because we all grow and develop into different people as we mature.
Yes, We Treat Aardvarks
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,430. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
He's operated on whales, administered antibiotics to performing lions, barely escaped alive after treating unpredictable chimps, cared for every imaginable household pet. Well-known veterinarian, cartoonist, writer, and leading authority on horse behavior - Dr. Robert M. Miller shares his memoirs of a life filled with all the joys and tragic moments that caring for, and loving, animals brings.