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Book a Week with Jen: 1 Year, 52 Books and a Year of Starting a New Chapter
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,570. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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In 2007, freelance journalist Jen A. Miller got dumped, lost her grandfather, wrote a book and bought a house - all in a four month span. She couldn't run, she couldn't write, and spent most of her time lying on her office floor. To break herself out of her depression, she decided to read 52 books in 52 weeks, and write about them all - and that series is now Book a Week with Jen.
I wasted the first half of my life: 14 years as an IT monkey
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,390. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Biography
Making a decision for a career at the age of 18 is a mistake. Watch what happens when you live the life of an IT monkey and get to see what people are really like behind the keyboard. Everything within is true, all are events that happened to me at one point or another over 14 miserable years working in this field. The bottom line is, after 14 years doing it,I have never met a single normal person
The Project Diaries
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,920. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Project Diaries is a story of a family's journey in Los Angeles through the eyes of a young boy. Take a ride as violence, death, abuse and drugs were his world. Feel all the joys and pains as the visions haunted a family just hoping to live the American dream.
Delightful Asian Infatuation - Travel, and Romance, in Tropical Paradise
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Price: $4.16 USD. Words: 36,620. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
For decades, Hans Meier traveled between Thailand and Vietnam, Cambodia and the Philippines. Several times, Hans fell in love with respectable ladies of the area. Until he married one of them. Hans tells of his Asian encounters, written from real life. There’s no profanity, the author meets respectable people only. A warm-hearted, funny, entertaining book with amazing cultural insight.
Tales of Phan Rang
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Series: Tales of Viet Nam, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 29,530. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An account of the author's one year tour of duty flying C-123 cargo aircraft in Viet Nam. Provides descriptions of life in country and the missions that were flown. Presented not as a political view but rather simply as an account of that year and what it was like to be there.
The Beauty of Bipolar
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 11,090. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
At one point while writing this book, eleven pages were written in just over an hour’s time. Non-stop writing with no "writers" cramps what so ever. I know that I have been inspired to write this book not only for my own benefit, but to help bring clarity and hope to others.
From Rome to Jerusalem
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 49,140. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I was born Catholic: grew up Catholic: was educated Catholic; and served as an editor for U.S. Catholic, the National Catholic Reporter, and Modern Liturgy. Why would someone like me begin moving in the direction of Torah Judaism? This is my story.
Dancing with Demons - Life with my Father
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,420. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is not an "oh woe is me" victim's testimony; this e-book attempts to awake the truth in all sufferers, and give hope!
Sandbox Camp Tales from a Maine Storyteller
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,180. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A collection of stories and essays written by Randy Randall of Saco, Maine. His stories tell what it was like to grow up in the 40’s, 50’s and 60’s in Maine. Some of his other stories relate his adventures in the Maine woods and along the Maine coast.
"The Other Side of Alzheimer's, a caregiver's story"
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 37,900. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Millions of people today face the same challenges, the same emotions, and the same decisions. How do you care for a loved one? How will it affect you? Angie’s story will help you through this process. She lived this experience. Her story will help you. It’s not a book about Alzheimer’s; it’s a lesson about surviving as a caregiver and accepting the new you.
Age is Just a Number: Adventures in Online Dating (Vol I)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,990. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Blogging
MEET DIVINE: female, thirty-seven, slaphappy, young at heart, self-employed; an online newbie, living in New York. She is fresh out of a long-term relationship and has completed the two-year mandatory wound-licking I-hate-men mourning period. Unfortunately for Divine, someone neglected to inform her that dating has been upgraded to new millennium level. But maybe she shouldn't worry...
The Boltons of The Little Boltons
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You set the price! Words: 53,810. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A charming memoir of the few months the New Zealand author and his wife spent working together as servants for a wealthy old couple in their large home of faded glory in The Little Boltons, London.
Journal of a Novel
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 54,220. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In Harry Mark Petrakis's Journal of a Novel, begun while Petrakis was engaged in writing his historical novel on the Greek War of Independence, "The Hour of the Bell," the writer reveals personal aspects of his life and work, and the complex relationship between writing and living, and the creative process by which a writer turns his raw experience into art.
Stelmark: A Family Recollection
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 41,900. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Stelmark: A Family Recollection is a celebration of family life as few of us know it today: joyous, triumphant, often wildly humorous, often starkly dramatic, rich with love, margined by a code of duty and respect. It is an elegy to growing up as Harry Mark Petrakis did — a first-generation American in a tightly knit and colorful community.
My Marian Year
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You set the price! Words: 123,640. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A fictional auto-biography describing the daily life of a ten-year-old boy growing up in a Catholic working class family in suburban Auckland, New Zealand, in 1954. The suthor's simple, unvarnished, plain language gives the reader a taste of daily life in suburban New Zealand in 1954. Full of detail and always informative, entertaining and amusing.
Tales of the Heart
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 59,790. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In Tales of the Heart, Harry Mark Petrakis - whose books have twice been short-listed for the National Book Award - describes people and landscapes and the dreams and memories that reveal the essence of our lives. He begins in the intimate province of the family, with episodes from childhood, young love, and early marriage; the experience of raising children; the aging and death of parents.
Reading Brother Lawrence
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,570. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011 by Hickey's Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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The Practice of the Presence of God is a classic of Christian literature, loved by Catholics and Protestants, praised by the likes of John Wesley and A.W. Tozer. During a troubled time, novelist Ken Kuhlken discovered the book helped him find some peace and promised even more if he could fully understand. Reading Brother Lawrence chronicles his search for understanding.
Fred and Me
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Price: Free! Words: 3,460. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Anti-war, Pro Troops. In the year 2032 two old men reminisce about their past, our present. It's a little story about war by someone who has no idea what he is talking about.
Old Pat T and the Great Bathroom War & Other Tales of My Youngin Days
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Price: Free! Words: 5,530. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A compilation of short shorts about growing up in the Sixties. Cars that take off on their own, dueling teachers, Hansel Exposed, Witches and Martians, drafting twelve year olds and more great fun! Read as imagination takes its last stand!
Mark N. Greene, My James Dean
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 10. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A mother never believes she will precede her child in death. It is one of life's most painful experiences. Silvia Petretti takes a brave step to go beyond her own pain to recount the painful memories of her youngest son who she lost to suicide via drug overdose. You hear the story in both Silvia’s and Mark’s words through Mark’s journal. Hopefully, Silvia’s experience will help others.