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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.
The Rogue Aviator - In The Back Alleys of Aviation
By Ace Abbott
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 80,630. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft
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The Rogue Aviator is a memoir of a fun-loving, adventurous pilot during a unique and tumultuous aviation career. The pulse-racing aviation anecdotes are spiced with humor, pathos, and poignancy along with a smattering of decadence and debauchery. An additional theme of this book presents an insider's view of the aviation industry and the results when the profit factor trumps safety considerations
Dumb Luck or Divine Guidance: My 31 Years with the Council of Churches of the Ozarks
By Dorsey E. Levell
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,450. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
All proceeds will benefit the Council of Churches of the Ozarks which provides over 2.3 million service contacts annually to the most vulnerable children, families and people with disabilities in 55 counties in Missouri and the Ozarks. Council of Churches has served the Ozarks since 1969. For more information visit CCOzarks.org.
Basketball as a Metaphysical Experience: A Memoir
By John Walters
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Basketball can be much more important than simple recreation, as evinced in this autobiographical essay by the author of the memoir "World Without Pain: The Story of a Search". It can give you stability, depth, creativity, and peace of mind.
The Hooker's Daughter - A Boston Family's Saga
By Dale Stanten
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 56,980. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
A child’s journey into womanhood reveals a Jewish family embroiled in prostitution, shoplifting, stolen cars, homelessness, homosexuality, and terminal illness. This candid and shocking memoir delivers a stunning account of shame, survival, and triumph.
Porcelain Soldier: Discovering Gratitude in Cancer
By Kelli Davis
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 20,590. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
At age twenty-eight, Kelli Davis is young, in a promising relationship, and has just embarked on an exciting, fulfilling career that she is passionate about and is taking her places. Then, one night, she is rushed to the emergency room for severe pain in her arm, and is discharged three hours later with a completely unexpected diagnosis: cancer.
A Parrot In My Soup
By Andy Frazier
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 43,420. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Andy Frazier is an author who has lived in France for almost five years. In the main he has gotten used to it by now, but sometimes he still complains. This is a collection of stories about his life, his thoughts and, very often, his dislikes over a two year period. Usually hilarious, occasionaly tragic, sometimes satirical, mostly unusual.