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Stories from My Memory-Shelf: Fiction and Essays from My Past
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,360. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The story of my life told in short fiction and essays. Features author commentary on the real-life events that inspired the stories.
Search for Enlightenment
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,170. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"Search for Enlightenment" comes from the writing collection, Essays and More Straight From the Pen, available in print and as an eBook.
Pigtails & Penny Loafers
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Price: $2.96 USD. Words: 11,750. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2015 and represented by Docs2eBooks. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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I was raised on a farm. My early memories were waking up to the smell of bacon and the sound of my mother in the kitchen humming a gospel tune as she made biscuits and gravy and scrambled the eggs. After breakfast, my dad and brothers went to work and I helped mother and then went outside to play. Not once did she ask me, "What do you want to be when you grow up?" She just let me grow up...
Pog
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 55,040. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
When Samantha received the devastating news that she had a cancer that was difficult to treat – in fact, the treatment itself might be fatal – she had to make some difficult choices about how to try and survive. She believes that with a combination of meditation and Eastern medicines she was able to put off further chemotherapies until Western science procured an answer. POG is her story.
An Angel From Above
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,850. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An Angel From Above is the inspiring true story of an Italian American author, Marfisa Morabito. It describes the joyous memories and trials and tribulations which she endured throughout her lifetime. It's a story of hope and strength which grew from Christian faith. It entails deep pain of losing a precious son and having victory in Christ Jesus. Authors: Paul Morabito, Marfisa + Marisa Morabito
Letters Home
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,880. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Rex and Kate, just married, part when Rex ships out as a member of the inaugural crew of the USS Shangrila, bomber pilot for the U.S. Navy, fighting in the Pacific theater against the Japanese during WWII. They make a lovers' pact to write each other every day. This romantic gesture, these letters home, become more and more vital as the distance between them widens, as the months slowly pass.
It's Not You, It's Me
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,110. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A close friendship between two struggling women writers evolves into a passionate love affair. What could go wrong? Well, pretty much everything... San Francisco in the mid-to-late 1990s and two women are trying to build a successful lesbian relationship. But issues of self-image, love, sexuality, and intimacy somehow seem to push them apart just as much as bring them closer.
Black Koi Tattoo: Chasing the Dragon, A Memoir
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,620. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Black Koi Tattoo: Chasing the Dragon is a memoir about the endless search for the perfect high. For nearly half of his life, Christopher Padgett struggled with alcohol. Read the dark, yet inspiring, story of how alcohol abuse led to addiction, and the fight to break free and live a life of sobriety. Includes the gut-wrenching journal kept during his attempts at recovery, and two new short stories.
Sunshine & Shadow: Memories From A Long Life
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,930. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2015 by Lillicat Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the personal recollections of a hard-working man from the American mid-west who grew up in the time between two world wars. Born to a 14-year-old-mother and an abusive father, his life journey is a compelling testament to the power of personal integrity and dedication to family. Despite many years of abuse by his father, he was then, and is now, a man of deep honor and respect for others.
Mit all meiner Macht
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,400. Language: German. Published: January 1, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Im Jahr 1966 machte ein dreijähriges Mädchen die Reise von einem Waisenhaus in Pakistan in das Haus eines Diplomaten in den Niederlanden. Es handelt sich hier um die frischen und offenen Memoiren der internationalen Aktivistin, Autorin und Rednerin Gabriella van Rij.
Uit Alle Macht
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,980. Language: Dutch. Published: January 1, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In 1966 maakte een 3-jarig meisje de reis van een weeshuis in Pakistan naar het huis van een diplomaat in Nederland. Dit zijn de recente en openhartige memoires van de internationale activist, auteur en spreker: Gabriella van Rij.
Wheeling into Manhood
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,680. Language: American English. Published: December 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Wheeling into Manhood is a book of short stories about preadolescent, adolescent, and late blooming, young men-boys still coming of age, fumbling their way into manhood, and is about the up and coming man’s love for wheeled objects: bicycles, cars, trucks, wagons, trains – all things that roll and offer freedom and adventure.
A Canadian Girl's Memoir: The Early Years
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,680. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A Canadian Girl's Memoir: The Early Years, is a story of love in poverty, under the skin life of families surviving with spunk and humor in a time gone by on the St. John River in New Brunswick Canada just before WWII when King George VI and Queen Elizabeth were Canada's Royalty.
Out With The Old
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,750. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2014. Category: Essay » Author profile
This touching and direct personal essay about a father’s struggle with ageing and alcohol, and reflections on a daughter’s teen pregnancy, was anthologized in Slice Me Some Truth: An Anthology of Canadian creative nonfiction.
That Story Is Your Mother’s
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,220. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2014. Category: Essay » Author profile
This terrifically moving personal essay about mother whose child is abducted by his father first appeared in Prairie Fire magazine.
Killing The Curse
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 8,080. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A biographical short story, written in rhyming verse. A comical look at being an in-patient.
One Night At The Oceanview
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2014. Category: Essay » Author profile
A quiet night of mother and son camping explodes into a firsthand experience with the SWAT team. Originally published in Geist magazine.
The Letter
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,510. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014. Category: Essay » Author profile
This poignant personal essay about the reunion between a birth mother and her son won Event magazine’s creative nonfiction contest and was anthologized in Somebody’s Child.
Memoirs of My Bipolar Aquarian Son
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,730. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Deceased bipolar Aquarian son, Cal. Complicated disposition during elementary/teen years. Diagnosed bipolar at age 29. Remarkable IQ in certain arenas; lacked common sense in others. Witty, quick, and loved to write poetry/songs [some included in this book]. A variety of music was his world; heavy metal was his style. Endured void of musically accomplished biological father.
An african on the silk Road
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Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 16,430. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
It is a heartbreaking tale of loss, and an uplifting tale of perseverance. Follow the journey of Awowale Awonuga from his danger-fraught first days in West Africa to his harrowing escape from the clutches of Chinese gangsters in this stark and startling true story of a journey from west to east and back again. Join Awowale as he travels a modern silk road