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The Best Nonfiction and Storytelling Podcasts
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,860. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2015 by AA Productions. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
There are so many nonfiction and storytelling podcasts out there, all vying for your attention! How do you know which to choose? Author David Bain listens to more than 24 hours of podcasts per week and shares his research with you, with commentary and details on the top 15 free podcasts in the category. The podcasts, listed with links, should provide you with hours of happy listening!
My Journey from Cat Stevens to Yusuf Islam (The Background Story)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 3,960. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
My Journey from Cat Stevens to Yusuf Islam (The Background Story) [Reproduced by Cakera Ilham]
A Mishmash of Life
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 85,420. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This new book continues with the life of a sixteen-year-old boy entering into the Royal Navy in the late 1950’s. With humour and touches of sadness, it portrays the reality of life. It will give the reader an insight into the life aboard some of Her Majesty’s ships and establishments – experiences that took place during the years of the cold war
The Book of Barbara: Love and Grief: A Psychotherapist's Journey
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 33,920. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / couples & family
My greatly-loved wife Barbara died recently after a siege of ovarian cancer. She was a unique soul, and I wanted to present her life fully: to describe her many unusual qualities because it is something she deserves, as many who knew and loved her would agree. One might ask, “Why write—or read—a book about this woman?” Barbara’s impact was personal and individual; her way of living rare today.
Alaskan Troller
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 56,610. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ron Merritt has been a commercial fisherman for over 30 years in Southeastern Alaska. Born a landlocked South Dakotan, his journey to becoming a troller is an intriguing narrative on fishing, family, and the Alaskan way. In this rollicking book he shares some of his most exciting, humorous and heartfelt tales, experiences gathered from a life at sea.
Simon Ships Out: How one brave, stray cat became a worldwide hero
Price: Free! Words: 74,880. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
When Simon, a mischievous young cat, is smuggled on board HMS Amethyst, his simple life amidst the streets of Hong Kong is transformed into an adventure fit for heroes. Based on the true events of Amethyst’s ‘Yangtze Incident’, Simon quirky yet emotional cat’s eye narrative is sure to move and entertain all who read it.
The Conscience of Disillusion: Losing the purpose of life to accept the truth
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,710. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2015 by 22 Lions. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Existence is intimately linked to the identity of who we are. In view of this, this work focuses on the author's perspective on his own life experience, reporting his most troubled and meaningful experiences.
Diary of a Zulu Girl Part 2
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 103,940. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A universal story is a story that in any place at any time people can relate to. Thandeka Mkhize's is one adventure that so many girls across the world identify with! It's is not about liking things, but a basic need to survive and be relevant that drives her story and the people around her.
A Cuidadora
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 26,590. Language: Portuguese. Published: August 4, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Frequentemente olhava para os meus pais e meditava sobre o que seria mais doloroso: assistir à morte cerebral, lenta e degradante, num organismo saudável, no caso da minha mãe, ou ao depauperamento físico, numa mente brilhante e extremamente activa, no caso do meu pai. Ainda hoje não encontrei resposta, mas sou peremptória em afirmar que são duas situações de uma complexidade extrema.
How I Escaped from the USSR (Как я бежал из СССР)
Price: Free! Words: 14,330. Language: Russian. Published: August 3, 2015 by FEHT Inc. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
This autobiographical novella takes Dimitri Sokolenko from that gloomy farce of life in the USSR, through inane bureaucracy and danger, into India, Nepal, Pakistan, Italy and finally the United States. Этот автобиографический рассказ повествует о полном опасных приключений пути Дмитрия Со­коленко из глубин фарса советской бю­рократии, через Индию, Непал, Па­кистан и Италию в Соединенные Штаты.
Frozen Like Water, The Chronicles of Caine Vol... I
Price: $5.97 USD. Words: 58,170. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Frozen Like Water is a riveting literary and poetic tale about the human experience of tragedy and triumph! Frozen Like Water is more than a page turner, it’s both a window into the life of a truly unique individual and a mirror into the trials and triumphs each of us face in our own lives.
Прощение как лекарство для души
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 46,530. Language: Russian. Published: August 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Physiological psychology, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Это первая книга из намечающейся трилогии о жизни одной девушки, как она есть. История основана на реальных событиях. Действия развиваются в одном из провинциальных городов России. Ярко и честно описываются мысли главной героини. Через книгу она открывается всему миру, рассказывая свои самые сокровенные тайны. Радость и детская беззаботность сменяется яростной войной с раком. Читателя на страница
This Funny Earth of Mine
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 102,270. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"A ruthlessly inward-looking and intentionally antisocial celebration of solitude...if there's such a thing as cheerful abrasiveness, you'll find it here...it reads like a sort of Walden for the city dweller." (I.Q. Magazine) The author's last two humor books, Read This Instead and the Wacky Adventures of God, have been included after the new material.
A Minha Missão
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 52,050. Language: Portuguese. Published: August 3, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Nesta obra está descrita a minha origem, me revelada por DEUS! Desde muita criança a presença de DEUS, sempre foi constante em minha vida no dia-a-dia. Nunca tive vida fácil, vivia não só a minha vida, mas ao mesmo tempo mais duas! Não entendia nada, me habituei a viver com isso! Cresci a escutar meu pai dizer que não era sua filha! Coisa que me fazia doer sempre que escutava!
Jon
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 37,370. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Jon Fredrickson was 16 when he started to complain of headaches and sickness. An eyesight test revealed the shocking news that he had developed a brain tumour. Sadly no more could be done for Jon, and he died at the age of only 26. His mother Jacky kept a diary of her years of trial, and she has now developed it into this moving and inspiring book.
Santo Antônio: Uma Vida Só de Amor
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 26,950. Language: Portuguese. Published: August 3, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Fernando Martins de Bulhões, nosso Santo Antônio, dedicou sua vida aos pobres, e foi o grande orador de Deus, através do seu vasto conhecimento das sagradas escrituras, o que vem a justificar o grande milagre da permanência intacta de sua língua santa, depois de quase 800 anos de sua morte, e que se encontra exposta à visitação em sua Basílica de Pádua, na Itália.
Five Boxes
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 52,800. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2015 by Hunter Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Thirty years after leaving his home in the Lake District of England for life in Australia, Mark MacLean gathers five boxes of his youthful possessions and ships them back to Australia. Following on from his bestselling A Year Down the Drain, Mark MacLean’s new book is a hilarious reflection on life then and now.
Baby Steps Facing Up To Fibromyalgia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,040. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2015 by Inknbeans Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain)
Fibromyalgia is one of the most misunderstood, misdiagnosed conditions of modern medicine. It is chronic and without a cure. It causes pain when there is no inflammation or infection, it causes fatigue, loss of appetite, loss of sleep, even memory loss. This book is not a comprehensive study of the disease, it is one woman's experience; how she survives despite the debilitating symptoms.
My Father's Guru
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,970. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
As a child growing up in the Hollywood Hills during the 1950s, Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson thought it was perfectly normal that a guru named Paul Brunton lived with his family and dictated everything about their daily rituals, from their diet to their travel plans to his parents’ sex life. But in this extraordinary memoir, Masson reflects on just how bizarre everything about his childhood was.
Keep Forever (Хранить вечно)
Price: Free! Words: 28,350. Language: Russian. Published: August 1, 2015 by FEHT Inc. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Aleksandr Sokolenko wrote his four stories about USSR labor camps in the months before his death, in 1970. His granddaughter, Maria Feht, has now collected them under the title Keep Forever. Александр Соколенко, написал свои четыре рассказа о сталинских лагерях в последние ме­сяцы жизни, в 1970 г. Его внуч­ка, Мария Фет, подготовила сбор­ник этих рассказов под общим за­головком «Хранить вечно».