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Reclaiming Magdalen: A Memoir of Sexual Healing
By Debra Hawley
Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 123,270. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Spiritualism
At twenty-seven, when the label “incest survivor” first crash-landed in the author’s awareness, she was living the perfect suburban life. For a while it had made her happy, content. But more often than not, she was running. Running from a truth that crept around the shadows of her mind: the trauma of early childhood sexual abuse. Join her for a wild ride of healing, compassion, and grace.
Forgetting to Fly
By Tamlin Allbritten
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 78,430. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Tamlin Allbritten has been an Expressive Art Teacher for over 30 years. She is well aware of the healing power of art, working her magic with brain-injured clients, teens with eating disorders and patients with addictions. Follow Tamlin's life journey as ART and SPIRIT come together to show her the way. Color examples of artwork by students are empowering and lessons for YOU to follow as well.
Counsel for the Deceived: Case Studies in Consumer Fraud
By Philip G. Schrag
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 69,790. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2011 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Business and commercial law
Memoirs and witty case studies of fraud schemes and consumer protection from an insider who helped to found New York City's first consumer watchdog agency. This is a funny, candid account of fraud and institutional paralysis written by a then-newby lawyer, the city's "Consumer Advocate." Philip Schrag was appointed by former Miss America Bess Myerson to defend consumers. Easier said than done.
Far Beyond the Borderlands of Scotia
By Carl Halling
Price: Free! Words: 26,880. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An incredibly informative compendium of writings...essays, verses, memoirs...a thrilling voyage through history, culture, literature, poetry, art and far more besides, all from a Christian point of view.
Her Candle Burns at Both Ends
By ann costello
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,680. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
In April of 2008, Deirdre Porter, a twenty-five-year-old Canadian, was teaching in Japan and had just fallen in love when she was suddenly diagnosed with acute leukemia. Her mother, Ann Costello, through moving anecdotes, provides a glimpse into Deirdre’s battle with the disease, all while highlighting Deirdre’s amazing sense of humour, courage and her ability to live for today.
A Staffordshire Boy: Tales of Fishing and Other Fun
By George F Mason
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 48,250. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Funny tales about the author's years growing up in a small village in the English countryside. Written to entertain; it also provides a record of what a group of young boys did to amuse themselves in a decade that spanned the fifties and sixties. The author came from a large family, had little money and his father drank for England, but that didn't stop him and his friends having a good time .
A Thousand Screaming Mules: The Story of Stubbon Hope and One Dad's Dream to Transform Kids' Lives
By Ty Schenzel
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 43,960. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2011 and represented by Concierge Publishing Services. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The unexpected story of an ordinary man with an extraordinary vision of hope As a father, Pastor Ty Schenzel believed that if he loved his kids deeply, crazily, and unconditionally that they would see life, God, and their futures with hope and expectation. His children grew up knowing that “a thousand screaming mules” could not keep their dad from being there when they needed him.
Voluntary Nomads: A Mother's Memories of Foreign Service Family Life
By Nancy Pogue LaTurner
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 134,440. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
In this engaging memoir Nancy LaTurner recalls how the Foreign Service whisked her family from New Mexico to Washington, DC and onward to assignments in Iran, Cameroon, New Zealand, Somalia, Dominican Republic, Austria, and Bolivia. Voluntary Nomads: A Mother's Memories of Foreign Service Family Life celebrates the resilience, adaptability, and resourcefulness of a spirited American family.
Still Singing, Somehow
By Rob Rideout
Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 148,640. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This award winning inspirational memoir is all about one soul’s karma as he fights through alcoholism, prison, traveling the world, married life and finally peace at the end. It is stranger than fiction; this book will take you beyond your imagination to faraway places and bizarre situations.
Vanida's Journey
By Vanida Plamondon
Price: Free! Words: 34,090. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
When I decided to get help to figure out why I have always struggled with wanting to be a woman and decided to confront my misery, I embarked on the beginning of journey I did not expect to go on. This is an honest look at the beginning of my journey towards womanhood.
"Hill Fires"
By Rolly A. Chabot
Price: $6.25 USD. Words: 31,090. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Life is filed with fires, some we create others are created by man. Come along on this journey and meet the natives who drew me into their society and taught me much of who they are and who I had been created to be.
"The Quiet"
By Rolly A. Chabot
Price: $6.25 USD. Words: 20,760. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Yukon is a place that holds her secrets to herself. Unless you are willing to walk away from your past and venture deep into her you will never discover who you are called to me. It is deep in the wilderness you will discover your deepest fears. It is here where you will learn to survive many trials and come out a much better person.
Maggie: The Civil War Journals of Margaret Nichol Vaulx
By Ross Hudgins
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 98,610. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011 by Published by Westview, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Margaret Nichol Vaulx was 17 and living in Nashville, Tennessee in 1862. Her journals vividly demonstrate her coming of age during the American Civil War. They embody the "ornament to society" she prophetically spoke of, and have been described as both national and state treasures.
Rainbow in my Heart
By John Henry Ellen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,370. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family activities
This is the incredible true love story of John and Jeannie - how John returned home from work one day to find his wife, Jeannie, lying on the floor unable to move. Jeannie was paralysed from the neck down and the story that follows is of this brave couple’s fight to stop the authorities from placing her in an aged care facility.
black and (A)broad: traveling beyond the limitations of identity
By Carolyn Vines
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,140. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Don't be fooled by the title. This book is NOT about race. Rather, it's an inspiring account of how traveling and living abroad have transformed how the author sees herself in today's global world.
black and (A)broad: traveling beyond the limitations of identity
By Carolyn Vines
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,230. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(4.00 from 1 review)
Don't be fooled by the title. This book is NOT about race. Rather, it's an inspiring account of how traveling and living abroad have transformed how the author sees herself in today's global world.
Sirens and Grey Balloons
By Peter Hurdwell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,050. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
The life of a small boy living in a London suburb which sustained heavy damage from enemy bombing where over a hundred of its citizens were killed and only ten percent of its buildings survived the war unscathed. He recalls the terror of lying in a cupboard under the stairs as the Luftwaffe bombed his suburb and later devastation caused by V1 flying bombs and long range V2 rockets.
100 Days of Fantasy
By Ty Johnston
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,080. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Fantasy author Ty Johnston spent 100 days looking back upon books that have influenced him as a writer over the years. He goes into his memories and opinions about 100 books, one for each day, not all of them in the fantasy genre or even speculative in nature, but also including non-fiction books, comic books, graphic novels and more.
Four Star Funerals: An Anthology About Death
By Four Star Writers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,000. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2011 by Seven Rivers Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
"Four Star Funerals: An Anthology About Death" (in three parts: Memoir, Poetry, & Fiction) packs the emotional wallop of "Titanic," darkened with a dash of "Tales From the Crypt." This 10-author anthology about death and its aftershocks will sear your soul, make you laugh ... and ultimately help you heal, if you're haunted by a death that has upended your emotions in ways you never expected.
Odyssey in China
By James Wilcox
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 79,060. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An interesting and entertaining story of how one man overcame the day-to-day difficulties in the midst of rural China while helping university students learn the English language.