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Battle Hymn of the Tiger Daughter
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,120. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Motherhood
How one family fought the myth that you have to destroy childhood in order to raise extraordinary adults.
'Buddhish': The Unfeeling Doctor's Freefall into Buddhism, Grief and Grace
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 40,340. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2011 by Olo Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
So how did this agnostic emergency doctor first find Buddhism, or Buddhish-ness? I had started practicing medicine while pregnant with my first child. Then my life shattered. At 20 weeks, I delivered a stillborn baby girl. A local priest said, "You need to forgive yourself, and I can't help you with that." This is the story of Buddhism leading me on my path to forgiveness.
Songs for Joss: part three 2001-current
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,380. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2011 by bozar books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
He crawled from the undergrowth on that Valentine's Day in 1981 with a song, a poem, and a desperate hunger. It took until 2007 to convince her. This is the story of a couple of ageing baby boomers trotting through life together. 'Very funny and at times quite inspiring. It might even be one of the great love stories of our time.' TW. Note: internet connection required to access songs.
Ero venuto da lei per parlare con voi ma tu non c'eri
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Price: Free! Words: 37,750. Language: Italian. Published: December 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
My first and last autobiography. Simply my life with its ups and downs. Post-war years I have done a thousand jobs and many removals. I had joys and sorrows. I describe everything in an ironic tone. Text in Italian.
From the Ground Up: The Life and Times of Jack F. Hooper
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 53,860. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(4.00 from 1 review)
Pilot, cowboy, Ph.D., Jack Hooper has worn many hats over the course of his seventy-five years, but, always, at the heart of his endeavors was a deep abiding love of the land and the historic home he and his late wife saved from destruction to turn into Merced, California's premiere Bed and Breakfast.
I Was a Teenage Devil - But I'm Alright Now!
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Series: Construction of a Personality, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,380. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
'Teenage Devil' is the sequel to 'Surviving', but it stands on its own, dealing with a different set of, no less significant, moral issues. And it's still a story about growing up. On one occasion, an old devil comes-a-calling (a predator, disguised in the form of a senior RAF officer) and Thomas decides to commit the ultimate sin! Fully committing himself to the task, can he actually take a life?
Vanessa's Choice
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
This is an excellent true story following a young lady as she has to make a decision between abortion and adoption when she finds herself pregnant without a job or a clue as to what being a mother first means.
In Pursuit of My Python Trail: A winding journey through both sides of a dream
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,220. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Challenges faced and obstacles overcome in Cameroon and America to succeed in school as well as achieve other successes. A journey of hope and optimism in both sides of a dream.
The Invisible Crime "Illegal Microchip Implants and Their Use Against Humanity"
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 40,150. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
A True Story. An innocent man becomes the unwitting target of a secret criminal organization using high-tech weaponry, microchip implants, and mind control on its victims, leaving no evidence. The organization is covert, highly organized, well-funded and uses the latest technology. This heinous, unconscionable crime has gone global—and rapidly has become a huge national problem.
Fireflies: A Father's Tale of Love and Loss
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,340. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In the bestselling novels of suspense master David Morrell, fear is the main subject. But Morrell himself had never known genuine terror until he watched his 15-year-old son wage a heroic but doomed struggle with cancer. This is one father’s powerful and unforgettable story of fierce love, impenetrable loss, and an unexpected, breathtaking encounter with the miraculous.
Longing for Elsewhere
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,260. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
By the time she was eight years old, Renee Gibbons knew she had no one to rely on but herself. Born in a Dublin tenement she dreamed endlessly of escaping to elsewhere. At seventeen, full of dreams, she escaped to Paris with the help of a nun, a Hollywood actor and a kind stranger. Her memoir explores the themes entangled in her journey: identity, adventure, creativity and the passion for justice.
The Diary of One Guy.
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,300. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The Diary of One Guy is a book about a young lad who travelled to Australia to see his family, what he did not expect is that he would hate the time he spent there. The story is all true and only a few names have been changed.
IN TE LIFE AND MIND OF A PHYSICALLY, MENTALLY, SEXUALLY & VERBALLY ABUSED WOMAN
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 115,150. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
“Breaking the cycle.” I am a casualty of Pandora's Box. As a result, I began to cover my pain by walking down" A Path of Destruction.
Cancer Is A Funny Thing: A Humorous Look at the Bright Side of Cancer...And There Is One
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 52,980. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
Marie de Haan-wife, mother of three, piano teacher, songwriter, and writer-was leading an impossibly busy life. All of that changed when she was blindsided by a diagnosis of Stage III breast cancer. She got even busier. From chemotherapy and surgery to battles with the insurance company, tussles with her naturopath over the consumption of sugar to internal debate over whether or not to en
Powerhouse Road
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 40,190. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
For one seven-year old bi-racial boy, it led to being torn from the home he loved and sent to a "colored orphanage", where he was told he was "in denial of being a Negro". This is my story. It is a gripping story that depicts my thirteen- year soical and emotional adjustment to insitutional childcare, post transitional and survival. It will inspire and motivate discussions for abandonment.
Three Years In Starch.
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,850. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An account of general nurse training in a large teaching hospital in the West of England from 1959 to 1962.Read about the haunted ward,the man on the hospital balcony with a gun, the day Sister's muslin cap fell in the bathwater, and much more.Sometimes sad, sometimes hilarious. fast paced and full of anecdotes.
The Clumber Love Story
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Series: Historical Love Stories, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,550. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
the 4th duke of newcastle was a sad and unhappy man until he met and married 18 year-old georgiana in 1807. he took his 18 year old bride to clumber house, a fine mansion in the middle of sherwood forest. tragically their idyllic marriage ended with her death at the age of 33 but his thoughts and plans remain vividly in the diaries he wrote at the time. these form the basis for this ebook
How I Learned
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 64,160. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This is an autobiography of an autodidact, a personal story of one boy's meandering path through the American educational system.
Walking The Tightrope
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,440. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A very personal memoir of one woman's quest to discover who she was meant to be, to uncover her life purpose and to find peace within.
Songs for Joss: part two 1991-2000
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,140. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011 by bozar books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The ongoing musical story of two ageing baby-boomers as they trot through life. It started in 1981 when he crawled to her door with a Valentine's Day poem and a song. They've had a few adventures along the way, and there's a song, a poem and a story for each year. Internet connection required to access the songs and videos.