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Welcome to Oregon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,210. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
“Welcome to Oregon” is about Stella’s day job as a travel advisor while teaching night classes after her move from Massachusetts to Oregon. Since then, the author has moved to Oregon's capital, where she now lives and works in only one job at a time. With benefits.
Available Light: Recollections and Reflections of a Son
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,670. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013 by Hamilton Stone. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This collection of memoir scenes and vignettes richly explores beautiful and haunting engagements with family and mortality.
Making Lemonade With Ben: The Audacity to Cope
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 115,210. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Seven-year-old Ben is found in a coma, suffers myriad disabilities and, later, mental health issues. Yet, love wins. Narrated with irrepressible humor by the quirky mom, this award- winning tale culminates with Ben’s victorious invitation to Washington D.C., to represent Madison Children’s Museum at a national award ceremony.
Pilgrim in the New Retirement
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,070. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(4.00 from 1 review)
Who writes about retirement? Usually it is insurance companies, travel agents, and medical professionals. And what do these outsiders say? "Live the dream!" or "Don't do that!" This diary is the real thing. A noted journalist writes with love and humor about his first "Golden Years," a time full of opportunity and discovery.
A Celebration of Life: A Story of Hope, a Miracle, and the Power of Attitude
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 95,880. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Join Andrew Botieri as he relates his experiences and the lessons learned on the rollercoaster ride of his near-death experience and miracle of survival from a rare autoimmune disease called Scleroderma. Doctors held out no hope, but when this life-changing medical crisis challenged his very existence, Andrew called on his positive attitude, perseverance, and faith to will himself through.
I,Win
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,280. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
At age 24 I decided to tell my story. Writing this autobiography gave me the opportunity to pay tribute to my family members who are passionate about life and have instilled this passion in me. My parents' extraordinary support, encouragment, and pure love were my foundation as I navigated life, overcame obstacles, and achieved successes as a young woman with cerebral palsy.
Wreckless
Series: A Desperate Journey by D.H.Clark, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,450. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Wreckless is the conclusion of A Desperate Journey and is an autobiography. It tells about a life involved with dealing drugs and the addiction people have with the use of cocaine. A story of people who go from the top to the bottom, financially, mentally, physically and sometimes ending in their death. Being a dealer you live with the chance of robbery,or going to jail.
Storm
Price: Free! Words: 95,100. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
The true story of a journey of shattered dreams and empty relationships to the victory of a new dawn and new beginnings.
Living at Twice the Speed of Sound
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,670. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2013 by Dov Silverman. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Eitan (Eddie) Shapiro gives you a sharply focused view of Israel's Economic Miracle through this memoir. He goes to war only to later storm the corporate boardroom and take his part in shaping his country's future. Information in this book has been cleared for disclosure by the Israeli Military Censor. Some names and dates were changed to protect those endangered by evidential exposure.
Infant at 85: Letters on Ending Where you Started
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,300. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Infant at 85 is based on a true story of the unique relationship between a geriatric man and his personal trainer. One develops a sense of empathy and patience while the other comes to grips with the challenges of aging, not so gracefully.
Please eat… A mother's struggle to free her teenage son from anorexia
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 84,540. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Bright, popular and a star on the rugby pitch, 15 year old Ben had everything he could want. But then food-loving Ben began to systematically starve himself. In a matter of months Ben lost one quarter of his bodyweight as he plunged into anorexia nervosa, an illness that threatened to destroy him. This is his mother's story.
We Love Jenni
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 40,060. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013 by Riverdale Avenue Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
“We Love Jenni,” is a frank and revealing biography of the late Mexican-American singer Jenni Rivera written by The New York Times best-selling author Marc Shapiro and journalist Charles Vazquez that goes behind the scenes to tell the riveting story of the iconic Latina, who was killed last December 9th in a plane crash in Mexico.
Section 6: a memoir of family, football and fandom
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,830. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
A memoir of family, football and fandom celebrating the sixty year romance between the Garsons and the Cleveland Browns.
The Convenient Wife And Lessons Learned
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,750. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This first part of a four-part book)covers the first 15 years of my marriage. It is not so much about me as it is about him. Before marriage, this man was so sweet, so appreciative and so grateful. He knew all the nice words too. After marriage, he lost all those vocabularies and the transformation of his character was out of this world.
He Did What??!!?!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,290. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Mike Leggero is one of the most interesting people around. If you share the theory of enjoying life and spreading comedy and happiness then you will love this book. His adventures impact people all over the planet. This book is a collection of short stories that will make you laugh, and shake your head in disbelief all at the same time.
One Silken Thread: Poetry's Presence in Grief
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 56,780. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement
Lee Scheingold’s rich, painful intellectual and personal journey—following the death of her husband—is described from viewpoints that have informed her life: psychoanalysis, clinical social work, Buddhism and family medicine. Yet it is poetry that is the connecting thread, beginning with the Russian poems which she studied in college. Turning to poetry allowed her to face her grief and a new life.
Abgerechnet Wird Am Schluss
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,960. Language: German. Published: February 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ein Junge wächst auf mit Epilepsie. Als seine Mitschüler vom Lehrer erfahren, dass er eine Krankheit am Kopf hat, setzen sie das gleich mit Dummheit und Wahnsinn. Damit beginnt ein jahrelanges Martyrium aus Gewalt und Ausgrenzung. Wird es dem Schüler gelingen, der Gewalt zu entkommen? Ist nach solchen Erfahrungen noch ein normales Leben möglich? Welche Rolle spielen die Behörden bei dieser Sache?
Pit Stop in the Paris of Africa
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,850. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
The life of a humanitarian aid worker in stories and verse from around the world--inspired by war-affected populations rebuilding their lives with unbreakable spirit. From Rwanda to Cote d'Ivoire, Congo to Serbia, Morocco to South Sudan "Pit Stop in the Paris of Africa" depicts one woman's journey living and working in the face of adversity.
Where the Cranes Fly
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,310. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Uri Palti begins his book “Where the Cranes Fly” with the immigration of his family to Australia in 1975 and takes us through his first years in Australia. He then goes back to the year he was born and continues to tell us about his interesting life until this very day. However, this isn’t just “another” biography...
Come Back Early Today
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 98,750. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Come Back Early Today tells the powerful true love story of Marie’s remarkable 30-year relationship with a delightfully colorful, wickedly eccentric Romanian gentleman and scholar. The book is also a valuable resource for Alzheimer’s caregivers, illustrating how Marie solved numerous problems that typically arise when caring for someone with dementia.