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For Joy
By Scott Whitaker
You set the price! Words: 15,790. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A collection of intense lessons from life, this book is an emotional kaleidoscope of events that might make you laugh, cry, reflect, or become inspired. This is a fast-paced compilation of short stories and songs, almost entirely true, written while residing on a compact wildlife sanctuary, in a nearly unknown jewel of a town in north Georgia.
Blind Descent
By Robert Hess
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,380. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Biography
Admiral Richard E. Byrd’s world-famous 1928-30 expedition to the South Pole and its tie-in to a violent plane crash in Antarctica more than half a century later form the basis of Blind Descent, a true story by crash survivor Robert Hess.
While I Run This Race
By Pocahontas Gertler
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,080. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
A memoir by Pocahontas Gertler This African-Native American woman, born in the deep South during the Depression era, chronicles her courageous journey into the 21st Century. This is her story of persistence and triumph, of loss and struggle, of love and transcendence. It will heal, inspire, encourage and touch deep places in your heart.
Reversible Skirt
By Laura McHale Holland
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,890. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Reversible Skirt recounts the heartrending decade after one young mother’s suicide, as seen through the eyes of her youngest child, Laura, who was a toddler at the time of the tragedy. It also reveals what Laura and her sisters discovered that led them out of darkness and into productive adult lives.
The First 100: The Life and Times of a Woman Air Force Pilot
By Wendy Rogers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,360. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Part one of a three part memoir by Wendy Rogers, Air Force pilot, social worker, small business owner, community activist, wife, mother of two, grandmother of one.
Sailor Soldier Lover
By Lon Bram
Price: Free! Words: 73,710. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
A factual account of an extraordinary saga of resiliency, courage and sailing skill by a continuous twice-around solo ocean circumnavigator in a 43-foot sailing yacht.
Self-Disenfranchised
By Raghbir Jin
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 45,700. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2011 by Blank Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
His streak of ill fortune dragging onward, Raghbir Jin is left with nothing to gain in Canada – and nothing to lose abroad. No plans, little money and a burning desire for forward motion, Raghbir flees the Great White North on a cynic vagabondage: 32,710 km to indulge both his journalistic career and his insatiable wanderlust, right down to the Argentine tip of South America.
Turning a Deaf Ear
By Allyson Raphel
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,080. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
0.75 star(4.80 from 5 reviews)
Despite spending the first three decades of her life in relative silence, Allyson Raphel’s strength and candor is tempered with a biting sense of humor. Not only is this her personal story of getting a cochlear implant, but her perspective on being deaf and the roller coaster transition to becoming what some in the deaf community call a “hearie." Silence, she learned, can be golden.
Things I Learned While Riding Mules
By Craig Marlatt
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,890. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Things I Learned While Riding Mules is a non-stop adventure ride filled with laughter, insanity, drama and suspense. As you view the passing of world events through the sometimes zany but always fun life of Craig Marlatt, you’ll roar with laughter, blush with embarrassment and sigh with relief as
Time and Chance
By Richard F. Challis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,680. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011 by Steve Challis. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
Time and Chance is the business autobiography of Richard F. Challis, covering his life from when he was 15 and became a management aprentice until he was 36 and was his company's area sales manager for the north of England. The author describes the cutthroat politics of the office.
To Live Or Maybe Not
By Gary Revel
Price: $1.77 USD. Words: 35,280. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is my first memoir and may be my last; only time will tell. I was born in Florala, Alabama. My mother and father divorced when I was 5. Music became a friend and I formed a band when I was 15. After graduation from Holmes Country High School in Bonifay, Florida I enlisted in the United States Navy. My Honorable Discharge came and Hollywood, California called, then New York, Memphis, and more.
Dmd Life art & me
By Ian Griffiths
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 92,510. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I'm Ian Griffiths this is the chronicle of the first twenty five years of my life living with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, a muscle wasting disease. Read through as my ability to walk disappears, as my breathing deteriorates, as my heart fails and as I become paralysed. Despite all the ventilators and mini tracheotomies I've still got my positivity and read how digital art entered my life.
Specks of Happiness
By Keerti Garg
Price: Free! Words: 18,660. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
'Specks of happiness' is about the remarkable moments of joy in our everyday life. We all experience them but often tend to bypass them.I am sharing some of these moments from my life.If after reading my stories, you are able to recognize the specks of ecstasy in your life, the purpose of my book would be served
Then Came Cancer: A Love Story
By C Richard Cotton
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,860. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(4.00 from 1 review)
When Terri Cotton was diagnosed with leukemia, it took over her life and her marriage. Practically newlyweds, she and husband dealt with the devastating news that Terri might have few years left. It morphed into a more deadly form of cancer; they began a quest endured only with humor.This story of Terri's journey and her death is also the story of her life, and the story of love.
An All American Boy
By Sam Edwards
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,700. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2011 by XSG Media. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A screenplay documenting Sam Edwards' Army life in the 1950s, where he falls in love, parachutes for the Army and almost faces federal criminal charges for deeds conducted while serving his country.
Way Out There: Lyrical Essays
By Michael Daley
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 69,670. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011 by Pleasure Boat Studio. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
These insightful essays are gathered from Daley's years traveling, working, writing, and finding his way in America's far west and beyond. With lyric grace and disarming honesty, he captures the optimism, experimentation and self-discovery that marked the 1970s and 80s. Traversing the shifting ground between meditation and memoir, Daley offers a unique take on our time and culture
Compilation Of The Life Of Angel
By Angel Davila
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,120. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Poetry
These are poems I wrote in High School. I was what people now days call emo or scene or what ever. I was just going through a hard time, learning about life.And there will be more poems to come a whole lot more.
The Pinball Theory
By Howard McKay
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 134,260. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011 by Steve Wright Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
This is the story of a British man who overcame difficult early years to enjoy a successful engineering career in Asia. Following divorce, he also developed a successful bar and restaurant business. He was also a keen amateur sportsman, musician and singer. He now lives in the Philippines.
Growing Up And Living To Tell About It
By Patrick Triplett
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,400. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A humorous and nostalgic look back at a boy growing up in the fifties and learning about life, love, sex, religion and other mysteries
The Nixons: A Family Portrait
By Karen Olson
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 139,410. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
The complexity of Richard Milhous Nixon is legendary. This book unravels some parts of the mystery with a portrait of the 37th President’s ancestral roots and family life that manages to combine fraternal loyalty with human fascination.