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Confessions of a '60s Moonchild
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Price: Free! Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A brief memoir of life in the 60s' in Toronto including drugs and finding my self through spiritual seeking, finding a guru and walking the streets raising funds for a cult. Marriage and divorce and life again.
100 Days of Fantasy
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,080. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Fantasy author Ty Johnston spent 100 days looking back upon books that have influenced him as a writer over the years. He goes into his memories and opinions about 100 books, one for each day, not all of them in the fantasy genre or even speculative in nature, but also including non-fiction books, comic books, graphic novels and more.
Four Star Funerals: An Anthology About Death
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,000. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2011 by Seven Rivers Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
"Four Star Funerals: An Anthology About Death" (in three parts: Memoir, Poetry, & Fiction) packs the emotional wallop of "Titanic," darkened with a dash of "Tales From the Crypt." This 10-author anthology about death and its aftershocks will sear your soul, make you laugh ... and ultimately help you heal, if you're haunted by a death that has upended your emotions in ways you never expected.
Odyssey in China
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 79,060. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An interesting and entertaining story of how one man overcame the day-to-day difficulties in the midst of rural China while helping university students learn the English language.
What the Immigrant Saw
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,970. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2011 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Britain as seen through the eyes of an immigrant from Belgium. Amusing, serious, incisive, but always affectionate, JP Floru brings an outsider’s eye to look at Britain.
Life Was Just an Accident
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Price: $11.15 USD. Words: 95,410. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
One rainy night in 1998, Philip Donaghy was paralysed in a car crash. It was just an accident, a stroke of bad luck that shattered a young man's dreams and ambitions. Against the odds, Philip left hospital and now lives in his own home and works tirelessly as a road safety and disability awareness campaigner.
Tambre nel cuore
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Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 26,680. Language: Italian. Published: September 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
“Tambre nel cuore” è un libro di 127 pagine, con 79 testi e una trentina di immagini, alcune di inizio ‘900. L’autrice racconta episodi di vita paesana negli anni dell’infanzia, cioè fino al ’60.
My Journey to Ithaca: Metamorphosis
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 12,590. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
My Journey to Ithaca: Metamorphosis is a collection of short stories highlighting some of Beverly Gallagher’s most formidable growth experiences as a young adult exploring the world. Beverly traveled from California to Madrid, Spain, at nineteen after saving enough money to purchase a one-month intensive language course with a home stay. She returned to California five years later.
Ruminations of an Old Codger
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 44,320. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I have been fortunate to have a long life that, although hard at times, has been good, productive, and adventurous. When my children asked me to do an autobiography, I had misgivings about such a difficult and comprehensive project. So I consulted my good friend, confidante, and mentor, Mr. Wiggins, and this is what he advised: - see long description for more.
Hits and Misses
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,850. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2011 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Personal hunting adventures in North America, Central America and Europe for birds and big game; an onerous paid job but someone had to do it.
Beyond the Beyond
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,260. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2011 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
This is the story of Paul "Doc" Gaccione, reputed mobster currently under indictment for murder. It is a story of his journey to destiny and the afterlife. A series of phenomenal occurrences throughout his life created his inspiration to write this story and through it the reader will learn about life’s most important subject “the mystery of death” which will forever change them.
Kings, Killers and Kinks in the Cosmos
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 146,940. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
Robert Egby’s great-grandmother, an English Seer, predicted his life. A teenage atheist, he refused to believe her until doors started opening like magic. The strange journey took him into the company of kings,journalists, news photographers, in the Middle East, Germany and western Canada where a radical change took place in Cosmic Consciousness. Autobiography with over seventy photographs.
Chasing the Kings: The Quest to Become King of the Mountain on Mulholland Drive
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,960. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Follow the rise and fall of John Hall and his quest to become King of the Mountain on Mulholland Drive.
Till the Cows Come Home - A must-read for anyone dealing with Brain Injury
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,090. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
This is the story of how J.T. Blakemore took an ill-advised ride in a ’59 Hot Rod Chevy in 1963 and regained consciousness twenty-eight days later. He was 21 years old. “You might say I threw my life away for a dozen cans of beer. The prognosis was simple: brain damage. The effects were not so simple. Not by a long shot.”
Sister Albert Marchetti - "An Angel Of God"
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Price: Free! Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Mid 1950's and mother wanted us to receive a Catholic education. Our diocese was thriving with the best schools in our state dedicated teaching nuns. Sister Gabriel was one who used the fear of God coupled with the rubber tipped pointer across your knuckles to keep you in line. Sister Gabriel was very demeaning until Sister Albert Marchetti was assigned the new Mother Superior! True Story.
A Lark Ascending
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 106,720. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Life is sweet. Everything is in its place. A young beautiful wife and twins, a boy and girl. Suddenly the girl is struck down with Leukaemia and the family move into a new dimension, another world. This is a story of love and hope, of the battle against the ultimate destiny of us all. It is told through the father and daughter but is about the whole family. They try to answer the eternal question.
Stop Coming to My House
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,380. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A collection of stories by German-born, Ireland-residing expat writer and blogger Marcel Krueger. A funny and sarcastic look at urban life in Europe in the 21st century.
Life
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 35,390. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Rudeness, bad service, incompetence – do we have to tolerate such things from businesses who rely on us for their income? The author doesn't think so, and complains about it all. In writing. He kept the correspondence too, and a lot of it is reproduced here. Much of it is really quite funny but the occasional frustration of dealing with big, faceless, corporate entities is all too obvious!
Teaching With Chopsticks: TEFL From The Frontline
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,750. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2011 by E-Books Publisher. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Looking to ‘do something totally random and out of character’, recent graduate Jonathan Last took his lack of classroom experience and wariness about children onto a plane heading for Sanbon, South Korea and into a job teaching English as a foreign language (TEFL). How hard could it be?
Ten Bob an Hour
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Price: $4.85 USD. Words: 133,690. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2011 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Five years of dirt and grind, practical jokes and 60-hour weeks turned Steve Philips into the man he is today. Now retired to sunny Cyprus, Steve tells his story, warts and all. How he started as a 15-year-old apprentice in a Birmingham factory when a pint of mild cost one bob and engineering was still done the hard way.