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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
This biographical novel is the true story of a father's love for his three year old daughter struck down with Leukemia after a visit to Sweden at the time of Chernobyl. Together they explore fight for her survival in a health service that could not cope. It is a story of love and hope. The story became an inspiration behind the founding of The Laura Centre, Rainbows & other children's charities.
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.
Kisses from a Distance
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,410. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Middle East
Kisses from a Distance is an engaging, true story that examines the Lebanese ethos through the lives and travails of three families before and after immigration to America. The tale begins in 1895 at a remote convent in the mountains of Lebanon where a young postulant, the author’s grandmother, is abducted and given into an unanticipated, and unwanted, marriage.
Writing Your Family Legacy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,060. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
It’s important to teach our children their heritage. Who are your ancestors? What were their traditions? Each of us has a story from our ancestors or even our own story to tell. If these stories are unwritten, then how are your children going to know of their parentage? It’s up to us to write these experiences down. Make your ancestors come alive on paper.
Animals Don't Blush
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,320. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The confluence of the Yellowstone and Missouri Rivers is a region of the USA steeped in the history of the northern upper plains nomadic tribes, fur traders and the mountain men. I joined a veterinary practice there in 1960, directly out of veterinary school. These are the stories of the people and animals I encountered.
One Migrant Experience
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 23,040. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011 by Raider Publishing International. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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By Martin Kari
Until the Wheels Fall Off
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 117,220. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
A group of young men form a motorcycle club. Vowing to remain together “until the wheels fall off” the Wheel Lords Motorcycle Club adopts the street chopper counterculture lifestyle and the freedom of the open road, as they ride and party with the Hells Angels and Unforgiven Sinners. Told from the perspective of one club member, this is the story of California chopper riders in the 70s.
My Only Crime Was Being Born, Volume 2
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Series: My Only Crime Was Being Born, an autobiography, Volume 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 134,710. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Volume 2 continues the adventures of Jeffee as he bravely does battle with a world he was never cut out for. Volume 2 focuses mainly on the strange and unusual adventures Jeffee had in the land of work. You will read about many strange (and bad) adventures I had as I entered the work force. The strangest "job" I ever had was my time in the Army starting with getting drafted - amazing!
Only I Can Define Me: Releasing Shame and Growing Into My Adult Self
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 81,220. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ms. Foman's memior discusses the price to be paid for unlearning everything that she was taught as a child when she made the decision to leave a family that suffered generations of mental illness and addictions. Ms. Foman quit high school, got pregnant as a teenager and found the strength to enter law school even as a welfare mother.
From Small Beginnings- The Draytons
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,740. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2011 by Hightor. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
From when the first Drayton trod the rich fertile soil of the Hunter Valley, Australia one hundred and fifty years ago, the Draytons wine business has survived because of the skills and sheer tenacity of the five generations. Daphne Drayton Burgess takes us into her world growing up among the vines and the wine, and gives us a deep insight into the Drayton Family and their winemarking business.
Indiana Canticle
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,390. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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Indiana Canticle is a set of autobiographical essays that resemble snapshots from my memory. Each chapter is an isolated event which allows the reader to glimpse my childhood life from 1944 to 1951, circumscribed, as it was, by music and books and the forested hills of Southern Indiana.
Bodily Disfunctions
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,400. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Your author is not a brave man; that will become all too clear in the recounting of his treatment in the hands of the Great British National Health Service. You will learn why he unexpectedly turns left surprisingly often; you will learn of the blood-soaked horror resulting from a not-so-simple accident and of his battle with skin cancer. It's not for the uncaring!
While I Was Learning To Become God
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Series: While I Was Learning to Become God, Book 1. You set the price! Words: 92,630. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2011 by Tapuat Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
2011 Bestseller & Award Winner in NON FICTION "Powerful message that hits home. Striking delivery." - Renne R. Even with the imposed reality that surrounded her, Sybil Vaughan was able to empower herself. This is the true story of a woman whose resilience made possible her transformation. She was born to make a difference but she could only do so when she realized that, this difference was her
An Ordinary Man: The Autobiography of Harold Cunningham
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,430. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2011 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Most autobiographies are written to make the writer seem more or better than he is. Rough edges are smoothed, frailties glossed over, sins forgotten. Rare is the man who dares write his life for what it was. Rare is the man who dares write as he speaks, without pretension. Rare is the simple story, plainly told, and rarer still is a true story told honestly. Harold's story is both.