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How I Learned
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 64,160. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This is an autobiography of an autodidact, a personal story of one boy's meandering path through the American educational system.
My Life Through A Broken Windshield
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,800. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
My Life Through A Broken Windshield is a collection of truck driving tales from Canada's wild and rugged British Columbia. If you've ever been a truck driver, or are thinking of making truck driving your profession, this book is a must read!
Surprised to be Standing: A Spiritual Journey
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 51,510. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine
In "Surprised to be Standing: A Spiritual Journey," Steven E. Brown explores living with a disability from the age of five, becoming a pioneer in promoting Disability Culture, and finding himself on an unexpected and astounding healing journey.
Life Through the Rearview Mirror
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Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 90,430. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Founder of Northwest Lincoln Towing, Ed reveals life lessons gleaned from growing his businesses. Ed is best known for the iconic widely recognizable tow truck featuring prominent pink toes displayed for years in Seattle. Ed's sense of humor shines through in this refreshingly frank memoir of heartwarming and rollicking tales that illustrate his passion for family, hard work and hilarity.
On My Own
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,430. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Living alone in the Alaska wilderness. One of my favorite stories as a kid was the ones about the mountain men of the early eighteen hundreds. I did my best back then to copy everything I could from those books and live off the land “off the land”. I never thought it would be more than a fond dream until the opportunity presented itself in Alaska during the mid 70’s. This is my story.
Anais Nin: The Last Days, a memoir
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 62,450. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2011 by Sky Blue Press. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
Anais Nin: The Last Days is a memoir of famed author Anais Nin's last two years of life penned by friend and confidante Barbara Kraft. Nin's stubborn refusal to relinquish her life and the grace with which she died are beautifully and powerfully described in a prose that is sometimes raw, sometimes eloquent, and always poignant. Nin's true character and spirit are unveiled for all to see.
Walk To Freedom
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 52,280. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is an autobiography of my life story. I was previously confined at Ft. Leavenworth United States Disciplinary Barracks located in Fort Leavenworth, KS. This is a Military Confinement Facility where military men and women, who have been court-martialed, are confined together.
Orphan Girl: The Memoir of a Chicago Bag Lady
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,900. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Tens of thousands of homeless people walk the streets, forgotten, yet each with their own story to tell. Marie James, a 69-year-old bag lady, and a frequent guest at an inner-city mission in Chicago, sat with Jane Hertenstein through the summer of 1995 and recorded this shocking and moving story of life filled with sorrow, loss, mental instability, and hope.
Приветик с Альбиона (Letters to the girls) - in russian
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 58,760. Language: Russian. Published: November 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
This is a book written in Russian by a Russian. Hi from Britain, Letters to the Girls is based on the real life experience of a young woman, who left her native Russia to follow a childhood dream to live and find love in England. Every week she would send a letter back home to her three best friends: Joana; Irina and Natasha.
Sandbox Camp Tales from a Maine Storyteller
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,180. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A collection of stories and essays written by Randy Randall of Saco, Maine. His stories tell what it was like to grow up in the 40’s, 50’s and 60’s in Maine. Some of his other stories relate his adventures in the Maine woods and along the Maine coast.
The Boltons of The Little Boltons
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You set the price! Words: 53,810. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A charming memoir of the few months the New Zealand author and his wife spent working together as servants for a wealthy old couple in their large home of faded glory in The Little Boltons, London.
Journal of a Novel
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 54,220. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In Harry Mark Petrakis's Journal of a Novel, begun while Petrakis was engaged in writing his historical novel on the Greek War of Independence, "The Hour of the Bell," the writer reveals personal aspects of his life and work, and the complex relationship between writing and living, and the creative process by which a writer turns his raw experience into art.
My Marian Year
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You set the price! Words: 123,640. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A fictional auto-biography describing the daily life of a ten-year-old boy growing up in a Catholic working class family in suburban Auckland, New Zealand, in 1954. The suthor's simple, unvarnished, plain language gives the reader a taste of daily life in suburban New Zealand in 1954. Full of detail and always informative, entertaining and amusing.
Tales of the Heart
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 59,790. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In Tales of the Heart, Harry Mark Petrakis - whose books have twice been short-listed for the National Book Award - describes people and landscapes and the dreams and memories that reveal the essence of our lives. He begins in the intimate province of the family, with episodes from childhood, young love, and early marriage; the experience of raising children; the aging and death of parents.
Nora 102 1/2: A Lesson on Aging Well
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,720. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is an ordinary woman’s journey toward blossoming into personal fulfillment that began during her senior years. Nora Shaw, widowed former teacher and social worker and my mom, found her days ignited after she reached sixty. Her vision decreased but her enthusiasm lasted well into her one hundredth year. Countless people said she inspired them. Her senior years show us all how to age well.
A Passage To Neem Dreams
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Price: Free! Words: 61,310. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Partly a memoir about writing Neem Dreams, partly a critical study of her own novel, themes include the creation of a novel, travels and research in India, neem as a symbol of the clash between globalisation and tradition, and the influence of EM Forster. Neem Dreams was published in India in 2003 to widespread critical acclaim.
My Only Crime Was Being Born, Vol. 3
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Series: My Only Crime Was Being Born, an autobiography, Volume 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 105,490. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Volume 3 of my autobiography continues the misadventures of Jeffee in a world he doesn't belong. Unlike Frodo in Lord of the Rings, Jeffee still hasn't found the Fire of Mordor to destroy the ring...yet. Learn about my Artic adventures in Michigan, about a lot of other crazy, funny, sad stuff, some of my insights into the Bible - it's all there, I lived it all & want to share it with you.
My Mormon Life; A Boy's Struggle With Polygamy, Magic Underwear,and Racism
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,680. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
My Mormon Life tells the story of a boy, raised as a Mormon, who struggles with the beliefs of the church, which seem in conflict with reality. Follow this boy's journey on a tour of Mormonism: baptism of the dead, Mormon underwear, golden plates, and polygamy. All aspects this religion that make it unique are explored, often to humorous effect, until, the young mind crashes into Mormon racism.
A Deadly Path To Treasure
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,040. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the true story of the incredible adventures of one man that led him to be part of the richest Spanish treasure finds in the history of the New World. It's estimated that the total value of the 1715 and the 1622 Spanish Fleet treasure recoveries could approach $800 million dollars and more is still being found by the divers today. (Includes over 130 photos.)
Kalahari Dream
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 88,480. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A book for animal lovers. From the authors of the critically acclaimed book 'For the Love of Wildlife' comes a compelling true story of one couple's struggle against overwhelming opposition from conservation authorities, to set up a wildlife rehabilitation centre in the Kalahari.