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House of the Ancestors
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 24,610. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Tony Crisp's true story of a passionate love affair and the death of my best friend, This is autobiographical about a twisting pattern of events that led to opening a door to meeting my dead friend, journeying with him through his experience; his introduction to a woman I would meet; and this all while he was 'dead'. But it is more than that, because it went on to show how a dream led to love.
Damage Goods: Learning To Dream Again
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 56,900. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Based on the author’s miraculous journey in learning to hope, “DAMAGED GOODS: Learning To Dream Again" is an amazingly uplifting, funny, transforming and life-changing story of an invitation to recall her fight in learning how to dream and hope again.
I Use My Thumbs As a Yardstick
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Price: Free! Words: 23,850. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A biography of a very interesting old man called John Frazier. This man has farmed for all his life in middle England. Sometimes he has been a pioneer, experimenting with new breeds and ideas. He has also been a champion stock breeder, international sheep and cattle judge, fishing expert, met most of the Royal Family and won numerous shooting contests. I am proud that he is my father!
President Ronald Reagan & The Vietnam Veteran's Memorial
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Price: Free! Words: 1,900. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Vietnam Veterans Memorial - one of the most visited monuments in America. Each year millions of people the world over make the trip to this hallowed ground. Included in this short story is America's Premier Poster Poem by the author Robert. A. Chapin who was originally invited to meet with The President - and present his framed poem. Plans cancelled marine barracks bombed in Beirut.
The Beauty Girls
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,590. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Carol Leonard had been a midwife for over 30 years when she experienced a little "blip" in her career and wandered off in a completely unexpected direction. This book is a screamingly funny account of one woman's postmenopausal experience of being in Beauty School.
Above and Below- A Coalminer's Story
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 31,360. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011 by Hightor. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Colin Archbold gives us an historical account of mining in the Hunter Valley of N.S.W. Australia. Colin was born into a mining family in the small town of Kurri Kurri in the Hunter. His memoirs give us an insight into the way it was working below ground and the great changes in technology that occurred.Above ground there was his family and the mining community.
Los Desengaños
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 113,710. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
Cuba to 1959 - This is not the Cuba of Havana tourists, politicians and prostitutes. This is a candid first person account of life as it was on the other end of the island. Of life on a cattle ranch, the tradition bound city of Camaguey, and later, the mining town of Nicaro in Oriente province. The author describes living with political unrest in the background that exploded into a revolution.
The Rogue Aviator - In The Back Alleys of Aviation
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 80,630. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
The Rogue Aviator is a memoir of a fun-loving, adventurous pilot during a unique and tumultuous aviation career. The pulse-racing aviation anecdotes are spiced with humor, pathos, and poignancy along with a smattering of decadence and debauchery. An additional theme of this book presents an insider's view of the aviation industry and the results when the profit factor trumps safety considerations
Siberian Travels: An Oklahoma girl's journey from Moscow to the Sea of Japan
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,610. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Oklahoma Girl's Adventures, Volume 1. In the fall of 2000, 20-year-old Pamela Olson took her first trip abroad to study in Moscow. In December, she and two friends took the Trans-Siberian Railroad all the way across Asia to the port city of Vladivostok in the Russian Far East. This is an account of their colorful, enlightening, and often hilarious adventures, with several full-color photographs.
Dumb Luck or Divine Guidance: My 31 Years with the Council of Churches of the Ozarks
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,450. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
All proceeds will benefit the Council of Churches of the Ozarks which provides over 2.3 million service contacts annually to the most vulnerable children, families and people with disabilities in 55 counties in Missouri and the Ozarks. Council of Churches has served the Ozarks since 1969. For more information visit CCOzarks.org.
Basketball as a Metaphysical Experience: A Memoir
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Basketball can be much more important than simple recreation, as evinced in this autobiographical essay by the author of the memoir "World Without Pain: The Story of a Search". It can give you stability, depth, creativity, and peace of mind.
The Brimming Void
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,210. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Art and poetry by Pamela J. Olson, author of Fast Times in Palestine. These 29 short poems were written in moments of awe and inspiration in the Middle East, Russia, and California. They are illustrated with pieces of art the author has created and artistic photography she has been featured in. Pamela is not a trained poet or artist, but who knows, you may find something that resonates with you.
The Hooker's Daughter - A Boston Family's Saga
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 56,980. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
A child’s journey into womanhood reveals a Jewish family embroiled in prostitution, shoplifting, stolen cars, homelessness, homosexuality, and terminal illness. This candid and shocking memoir delivers a stunning account of shame, survival, and triumph.
Porcelain Soldier: Discovering Gratitude in Cancer
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 20,590. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
At age twenty-eight, Kelli Davis is young, in a promising relationship, and has just embarked on an exciting, fulfilling career that she is passionate about and is taking her places. Then, one night, she is rushed to the emergency room for severe pain in her arm, and is discharged three hours later with a completely unexpected diagnosis: cancer.
A Parrot In My Soup
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 43,420. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Andy Frazier is an author who has lived in France for almost five years. In the main he has gotten used to it by now, but sometimes he still complains. This is a collection of stories about his life, his thoughts and, very often, his dislikes over a two year period. Usually hilarious, occasionaly tragic, sometimes satirical, mostly unusual.
Houses of Sand
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 83,630. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Judy MacDonnell recounts her experiences working as a Physical Therapist for the largest oil company in the world, in Saudi Arabia. Open the pages and peek into a world most can never experience, a world expatriates called the Magic Kingdom.
I Am A Submariner
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Price: Free! Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
An inside look at being an submariner, the triumphs and tragedy.
Muj Pribeh - Nevyzpytatelne Cesty Osudu
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 43,840. Language: Czech. Published: August 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
The incredible story of a great love that overnight turned into a nightmare. About one amazing woman who had a fight with the adversity of fate from the first steps of birth until today, but she did not loose nothing of her beauty, courage, believe for good and strong faith to the God, who became as her spare father, guide and protector
If I gave you God's phone number....Searching for Spirituality in America
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,350. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Imagine calling God directly on the phone... What would you say to Him? And what do you think God might say back to you? This unique spiritual memoir is framed by twenty-one interviews ranging from a death row inmate to children, all of whom give inspirational and sometimes controversial responses to the over-arching question: "If I gave you God's phone number, what would you do with it?"
Songs of the Universal Vagabond
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,380. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011 by Flying With Red Haircrow. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling
(5.00 from 1 review)
From dropping the Christmas goose in Berlin, Germany to surviving tornadoes in Alabama, and recounting the stories of WW2 survivors, Red Haircrow also takes the reader into the oral tradition of storytelling among their Native American friends and family, and how life is as a "two spirit" individual. A photo and literary work.