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An Ordinary Man: The Autobiography of Harold Cunningham
By Harold Cunningham
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,430. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2011 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Most autobiographies are written to make the writer seem more or better than he is. Rough edges are smoothed, frailties glossed over, sins forgotten. Rare is the man who dares write his life for what it was. Rare is the man who dares write as he speaks, without pretension. Rare is the simple story, plainly told, and rarer still is a true story told honestly. Harold's story is both.
Diary of a Cold War Patriot
By Thomas Bullock
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,760. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Diary of a Cold War Patriot, takes the reader on a fascinating journey through the United State’s nuclear weapons complex with a view from behind the curtain of secrecy that was prevalent for more than forty years during the Cold War.
Неизвестный Израиль
By Роман Шеркин
Price: Free! Words: 85,900. Language: Russian. Published: August 28, 2011 by L&L Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Увлекательный рассказ об Израиле
Letters From Montana
By Jack Underhill
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,250. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Hearing that Montana is the last best place to hide, a couple flee San Diego with young children to escape the atrocities of family court.
Boomers in Blue Jeans
By Karen Farley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,250. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Calling all baby boomers and all others that want to read about the "old days". I have shared a recollection of my memories as a golden baby boomer growing up in the 50's and 60's in a small town in the rural midwest.
The Green Bough
By Phyllis Humphrey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,420. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2011 by Criterion House. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
In 1913, the year after the Titanic sank and Oregon women got the vote, Gladys Humphrey, daughter of a Portland, Oregon physician, was hired to teach nine children in a one-room schoolhouse at a loggers' camp in the foothills of the Cascade Mountains. But as a city girl and fresh out of school herself, she found this experience to be much more than she bargained for.
Rolling Stoned
By Andrew Loog Oldham
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 181,750. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2011 by Gegensatz Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Andrew Loog Oldham was the original manager of the Rolling Stones, created their image, and made Mick Jagger and Keith Richards into songwriters. Without Andrew Loog Oldham, the Rolling Stones would not have become "The Greatest Rock and Roll Band in the World." This is his story.
Fighting the unknown - part 3 - Outcast
By Hans Smedema
Series: Fighting the Unknown. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 117,840. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The unbelievable horrifying "Dutch Queengate" about the life of author Hans Smedema. Part 1 - "Horrifying Betrayal" & 2 - "Impossible Flashbacks" have to be read first to understand this part 3, which covers his gruesome life from January 2004 until January 2007. At the moment this crime and conspiracy is still ongoing!
Ordinary Lives: A Journey Through America
By Jaime Espiritu
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 227,460. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dating
America…Of the People, By the People, For the People…and what kind of People. A coming-of-age story of a newcomer, from the point of view first of a naïve, innocent young man to that of an adult, battle-hardened by the realities of life he found in his struggle to survive in New Jersey, Canada, Detroit, Los Angeles, and Washington, D.C.
BLIND JOURNEY A Journalists's Memoirs
By Jack Hawn
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 100,950. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Jack Hawn, retired television dramatist and sports journalist, reveals his exciting life as a journalist in the 1950s to 1991, and his personal life. He covered Muhammad Ali title fights, boxing at the 1984 Olympics, Frank Sinatra, Sammy Davis, Jr., Dinah Shore, and other celebrities. You'll enjoy reading this fascinating memoir.
Emmie Returns - A Memoir of Two Lifetimes
By Liz Woodburn
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,070. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Reincarnation
Emmie Returns connects the lifetimes of two women who travel between Ireland and Canada in the process of coming into their own power. Whether you believe in reincarnation or not,you will be fascinated by Emmie’s descriptions of life in 1897. In her next lifetime,the author traces the emergence of feminine power in the 20th century with an intriguing demonstration of how karma applies to us all.
Daddy Die Hard
By Isaac Sweeney
Price: Free! Words: 2,060. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2011 by Gone Dog Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
After his father left his family, the author found a replacement in the unlikeliest of fictional characters - the gun-weilding, hard-cursing, cigarette-smoking John McClane from the movie Die Hard. About 2,000 words.
In Black In White
By L.T. Woody
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 104,900. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Among several other themes, In Black In White looks at the idea of nature versus nurture. It's the true story of the "two educations" of a black youth; an education derived from attendance in the Baltimore City Public Schools (and surviving that city's streets); and an education acquired from time spent inside the ivy-covered Halls of the prestigious St. Paul's School in Concord, New Hampshire.
House of the Ancestors
By Tony Crisp
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 24,610. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Tony Crisp's true story of a passionate love affair and the death of my best friend, This is autobiographical about a twisting pattern of events that led to opening a door to meeting my dead friend, journeying with him through his experience; his introduction to a woman I would meet; and this all while he was 'dead'. But it is more than that, because it went on to show how a dream led to love.
Damage Goods: Learning To Dream Again
By Charlotte D. Hunt
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 56,900. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Based on the author’s miraculous journey in learning to hope, “DAMAGED GOODS: Learning To Dream Again" is an amazingly uplifting, funny, transforming and life-changing story of an invitation to recall her fight in learning how to dream and hope again.
I Use My Thumbs As a Yardstick
By Andy Frazier
Price: Free! Words: 23,850. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A biography of a very interesting old man called John Frazier. This man has farmed for all his life in middle England. Sometimes he has been a pioneer, experimenting with new breeds and ideas. He has also been a champion stock breeder, international sheep and cattle judge, fishing expert, met most of the Royal Family and won numerous shooting contests. I am proud that he is my father!
President Ronald Reagan & The Vietnam Veteran's Memorial
By Robert Chapin
Price: Free! Words: 1,900. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Vietnam Veterans Memorial - one of the most visited monuments in America. Each year millions of people the world over make the trip to this hallowed ground. Included in this short story is America's Premier Poster Poem by the author Robert. A. Chapin who was originally invited to meet with The President - and present his framed poem. Plans cancelled marine barracks bombed in Beirut.
The Beauty Girls
By Carol Leonard
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,590. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Carol Leonard had been a midwife for over 30 years when she experienced a little "blip" in her career and wandered off in a completely unexpected direction. This book is a screamingly funny account of one woman's postmenopausal experience of being in Beauty School.
Above and Below- A Coalminer's Story
By Colin Archbold
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 31,360. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011 by Hightor. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Colin Archbold gives us an historical account of mining in the Hunter Valley of N.S.W. Australia. Colin was born into a mining family in the small town of Kurri Kurri in the Hunter. His memoirs give us an insight into the way it was working below ground and the great changes in technology that occurred.Above ground there was his family and the mining community.
Los Desengaños
By Angela Tischler
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 113,710. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
Cuba to 1959 - This is not the Cuba of Havana tourists, politicians and prostitutes. This is a candid first person account of life as it was on the other end of the island. Of life on a cattle ranch, the tradition bound city of Camaguey, and later, the mining town of Nicaro in Oriente province. The author describes living with political unrest in the background that exploded into a revolution.