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Sailin' South
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 99,490. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
With sextant, sumlog, and a lot of luck the author and his wife set sail in quark, the 29’ sloop they built from a hull-and-deck to chase the sun. There was plenty of fun and excitement as King Neptune toyed with little quark. A few life-long friendships were forged along the 14,000 mile odyssey. Columbus was right; the earth is round.
Greedy for Life: A Memoir on Aging with Gratitude
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 49,000. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Through reflections on the guidance of her one-hundred-year-old grandmother, national healthcare expert, Dr. Lori writes a powerful memoir on aging that is humorously told and sure to be warmly received by all generations. The personal life lessons shared in Greedy for Life, become a universal story of finding purpose and living with gratitude.
Jackie - What's in a Name?
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Price: Free! Words: 7,260. Language: Australian English. Published: March 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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Jackie was the youngest child born to a 41 yr old mother. An ultrasound on her mother at 14 weeks gestation, showed Placenta Praevia and an abortion was offered. Her mother was determined to have her baby - even though she would be raising it alone. When Jackie was four, tests revealed that she had Asperger Syndrome - a condition inherited from her father. (PG)- Suitable 10yrs onward.
Pangaea: Confessions of an Erstwhile Mermaid
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 78,070. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This memoir is my journey through psychosis, involuntary commitment and bipolar disorder.
I'm (No Longer) a Mormon: A Confessional
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,500. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Mormonism
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PLEASE NOTE: Due to the circumstances surrounding the publishing of this book, it is subject to be removed from print AT ANY TIME (based on the reaction of the church, etc). Please download your copy IMMEDIATELY upon purchase! This is a confessional-style memoir intended to be relate-able to those leaving the LDS faith, and to educate non-Mormons about the difficulties of leaving.
O Hudd Ei Ddoe Prof Myron Wyn Evans
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 124,570. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2013 by M-y Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the first volume of my autobiography covering the years 1950 to 1968, when I left Pontardawe Grammar School. The book opens with an extensive and rigorously authentic genealogy going back to the mid fourth century in one branch of the family, and genealogy of all the other branches. The book is interwoven with some of my poetry in both languages .
Iona Gordon A Highland Spirit In Peace and War
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,720. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2013 by M-y Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Based in Ballater on Royal Deeside between June 1914 and December 1915, the novel recounts the great love between an exceptional young woman and Gavin Fraser, a Gordon Highlander. They share an idyllic holiday in Upper Deeside and the Cairngorms. Her detailed comments about the area and life shed light on herself and inspire lyrical exchanges with him about their relationship.
North South North
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 240,330. Language: American English. Published: March 21, 2013 by Hughes Henshaw Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A powerful, nonfiction, intense saga spanning three generations starting in a small Lithuanian village at the turn of the century. The book covers forced exile, the Holocaust, apartheid, the Texas real estate and banking crisis of the eighties, lawsuits, business mistakes,personal misfortune, love affairs gone awry and the various countries that provided safe harbor for the families. 762 pages
Anthony Kiedis Rocks - The Red Hot Chilli Peppers Frontman
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,780. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013 and represented by Norel Spence. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Anthony Keidis: Тhе Frontman The energized singer оf the alternative rоck grоup, Thе Rеd Hоt Chili Peppers, Anthony Kiedis wаѕ bоrn оn Nov. 1, 1962, іn Grand Rapids, Michigan. Kiedis' godfather waѕ Sonny Bono, оf Sonny аnd Cher fame. Ніѕ mom аnd dad split when Anthony wаѕ 3. Аftеr entering prоblеm аt ѕchооl, he moved to California tо bе wіth hіѕ daddy.
Manicdotes - There's Madness In His Method
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,990. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Madness and genius are often said to be close bedfellows, although the link between the two is little understood.Chris Joseph has known both extremes, and in Manicdotes: There’s Madness in His Method, he lays bare his struggle with bi-polar disorder and the condition’s pendulum-like swing between creative dynamism and dark despair.
Weather Permitting
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,720. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In 1969 the author, an enthusiastic, adventurous young nurse, set off for the unknown to work among the Inuit (Eskimos) in the Canadian Arctic. She lived in several isolated villages with no doctors or hospitals. Through her letters home which are sprinkled with interesting and entertaining anecdotes, often leaving the reader in suspense, we gain a fascinating insight into the Life in the Arctic.
Adventures of a Soldier in The Great War
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,430. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013 by M-y Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The author volunteered for the army in August 1914 and the first two chapters of his book give an almost day to day account of his adventures as a private in the trenches. He was introduced to warfare and trained as a Lewis gunner before the battle of Loos.
Are You Averill?
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,570. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Are You Averill? is a moving account of the search by an adopted child for her birth parents. We all have a desire to know who we are, where we come from. Not all searches into the past are successful but this heartwarming tale of joy and tragedy told with warmth and humor will spur anyone wanting to make that journey for themselves.
Because You're a Woman
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,760. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An autobiography of a professional woman approaching sixty, reflecting on her life in the light of the traumatic and relentless sexual and emotional abuse she experienced during her childhood, at the hands of her father. Through a combination of engaging prose and compelling, graphic poetry, this book illuminates, with tears and laughter, she trials with long term effects of abuse.
Memoirs of a Flower Child
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,110. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the reality of one flower child, who has survived all the physical and mental illnesses, all the trials and tribulations of those magical, mystical times commonly referred to as the 60's. I am a survivor, and have regained enough health and strength to tell the singular tale of my harrowing experience in life, as a part of a generation.
Breaking Free
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,600. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Chett began his journey with a bicycle trip around the world and a solo trip by foot through India. He then met a spiritual teacher in India who helped him realize that the peace and happiness he was searching for was within. But to find this peace he would first have to face up to everything he was trying to run away from. Breaking Free is the true and inspirational story of Chett's journey.
Addicted to Love
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,920. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
When Lana returns to Greece, the last thing she expects is to fall in love. After all, this was the country in which her marriage and psyche had dissolved. But on an exotic Greek island, surrounded by the Mediterranean’s sapphire and topaz brilliance, Lana discovers that truth really is stranger than fiction. ‘A haunting page-turner you’ll devour in one sitting.’
Mosquitos and Singapore
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 98,820. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013 by We Green Solutions. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
This true story covers the three years during which a young RAF serviceman was called up for National Service and transported to Singapore from war-torn and rationed England for a “tour of duty” on 81 Photographic Squadron at Seletar Airbase in Singapore.
The Year I Died
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Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 72,830. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is an incredible, true story of one woman's fight to survive a year of horrific, life changing events. Michelle has many reasons to be happy. She has a great marriage, two wonderful children and a successful career. Then over the course of five months three devastating events occur. This is a story of strength, courage and a will to live. It is funny, inspiring and will rock your world.
Drunk on Sports
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,550. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013 and represented by David Vigliano. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Far be it from Tim Cowlishaw to advise against drinking, as he admits that it got him the inside track on some of the best stories of his sports writing career. But Tim has learned the hard way the hazards of over-doing it, and shares his highs and lows in the entertaining, yet poignant Drunk on Sports. Follow along with amusing accounts of sports history, from head coach drama to Super Bowl wins.