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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.
The Birth of the "Blue Missile"
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Price: Free! Words: 39,210. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The coming of age true story of a young man and his car in the 1970s. This story will take you from Fast Times in South Florida to Deliverance in the Tennessee mountains and back with an amazing cast of characters.
My Life Through A Broken Windshield
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,800. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
My Life Through A Broken Windshield is a collection of truck driving tales from Canada's wild and rugged British Columbia. If you've ever been a truck driver, or are thinking of making truck driving your profession, this book is a must read!
Surprised to be Standing: A Spiritual Journey
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 51,510. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine
In "Surprised to be Standing: A Spiritual Journey," Steven E. Brown explores living with a disability from the age of five, becoming a pioneer in promoting Disability Culture, and finding himself on an unexpected and astounding healing journey.
Sliding on the Snow Stone
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Price: $4.15 USD. Words: 98,810. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Stefan grows up in the grip of a raging famine (Ukraine, 1932-33).To free themselves from the daily terrors of Soviet rule, Stefan and his friends fight imaginary battles in nearby woods to defend their land. The games they play are their only escape. ‘Sliding on the Snow Stone’ is the true story of Stefan's extraordinary journey across a landscape of hunger, fear and devastating loss.
Songs for Joss: part one 1981-1990
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,410. Language: English. Published: November 24, 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 play embedded songs.
Two Unforgettable Christmases
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,120. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This short story is Morgan St. James' reminiscence about two Christmases in her childhood that showed the power of love.
Most of my Motorcycles & I
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 16,810. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
A short biographical account of my personal motorcycle ownership and riding history from the 1950's to the present day. Includes some photos.
Life Through the Rearview Mirror
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Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 90,430. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Founder of Northwest Lincoln Towing, Ed reveals life lessons gleaned from growing his businesses. Ed is best known for the iconic widely recognizable tow truck featuring prominent pink toes displayed for years in Seattle. Ed's sense of humor shines through in this refreshingly frank memoir of heartwarming and rollicking tales that illustrate his passion for family, hard work and hilarity.
No Mountain Too High
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,760. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2011 by Hank Wilson. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
'No Mountain Too High' is the stirring true story of one woman's struggle to overcome the hurdles that life placed in her path. This autobiographical book, was written by the woman who lived it. P.J. passed away in October of 2010 leaving behind her story of courage, faith and determination. As we said at her memorial, go rest high upon that mountain PJ, you deserve it.
CAREGIVING: Sacrifices and Sharing From the African American Perspective
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Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 29,680. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2011 by DLite Press. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
Helpful advice on stress and stress reducers, nutrition & African American Genealogy plus a study of caregiving as it filters into our personal relationships, jobs education system and religious and political practices.