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The Wounded
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 67,990. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2015 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
migrant/ morality tale set largely in 1980s Kings Cross. Sex, drugs, history, morality, violence and politics. Part autobiographical, part fiction.
Night Journeys
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 72,210. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2015 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General
Why would a woman in her late forties leave her family and friends in the beautiful Adelaide hills and go to live and work in the volatile Middle East? Why, after five years on Cyprus from where she travelled to the far corners of the earth, did Raylene Pearce move to Egypt? In Cairo, why did the landlord of the apartment house she found, lower the rent to allow her to stay there?
Crowns for Convoy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,680. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Recollections of an ad-man, journalist, lecturer, consultant, much more, the author looks back on a uniquely varied and peripatetic life, from 1934. Reversing the usual career chronology, his last employment before retiring was at University. Along the way he "collected" three wives and four sons, some of whom actually keep in contact with him. The narrative is eminently witty and entertaining.
A Hairdresser's Diary: Scissors Retired
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,390. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
. These are stories filled hardships and disasters, mingled with blessings and joy, and through it all you will come to see how a six-year old girl who was lost, unloved and abused became a woman of great passion and inspiration.
Mama Mganga Woman Doctor
Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 38,630. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
From an Indian-Catholic family in Portuguese India, Mimi Correia-Afonso Desai’s marriage to a Gujarati Hindu from Tanzania moved her in 1959 from one continent to another and from one culture to another entirely alien. Disowned by her family and unaccepted by the Gujarati community, she remembers her years in Tanzania - her joys, pains and struggles in her personal and professional life.
Billy One Boy's War
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 129,540. Language: British English. Published: October 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Second World War brought with it a global cataclysm that resulted in the death of more than 60 million people. During the onset of this grim period in history, a young boy begins his own journey; one that irrevocably changes the course of his life. This deeply affecting memoir lends an intimate glimpse into a world ravaged by war and the lives of people inextricably thrust into turbulent time
Long Legs and Tall Tales: A Showgirl's Wacky, Sexy Journey to the Playboy Mansion and the Radio City Rockettes
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 190,570. Language: American English. Published: October 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Long Legs and Tall Tales is a comic memoir about a naïve, goodie two-shoes, Midwesterner who tosses aside her conservative business suit and college education, leaves the safety of suburbia behind, and hesitantly sets off to become an international, sexy showgirl supreme. Follow her into her dressing rooms around the globe, as she learns to survive in the wacky world of entertainment.
Sly & I
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 111,160. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
When I met Rocky Tristano, I was intrigued hearing his story that I had to right about it. What intrigued me was the life he lived being always mistaken for some famous Celebrity. I was amazed to learn how some people acted when they were convinced, standing right in front of them was this Celebrity, that in reality it was Rocky Tristano.
The Best We Could: A True Life Experience
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,690. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A true story of love, the afterlife, and discovering the light within - When David died, Julie’s grief seemed insurmountable. He’d been her goodness, her confidence, her faith, Days after his death, he appeared to her children. Julie longed to believe, but how could she? It would be crazy. Foolish. Desperate to know for sure, she pleaded, “David, are you here? Do you exist? Prove it.” And he did.
Keep Sweet - Children of Polygamy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 159,310. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Best Selling Author, Dr. Dave Perrin, co-authored Keep Sweet with Debbie Palmer so that readers could understand what it would be like to be a young girl growing up in the polygamous Mormon community of Bountiful. The foreword was written by Jon Krakuer, author of Into Thin Air, Into the Wild, and Under the Banner of Heaven.
Dr. Dave's Stallside Manner - More Adventures of a Country Vet
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 93,930. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The country vet puts down roots in his second volume of hilarious stories from rural British Columbia. He has purchased a piece of property under the mountains south of Creston and has acquired some cattle with his realtor friend, Gordon. He dreams of developing the land and eventually living on it. Soon, however, he will discover his unpredictable neighbour. She has pigs. Will the animals be able
When the Going Gets Tough - Still More Adventures from a Country Vet
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 100,420. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
After four Canadian bestsellers in his "Country Vet" series, Dr. Dave Perrin is back with more accounts of his adventures as a veterinarian in the backwoods of southeastern British Columbia.
El despertar de Miriam
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 74,640. Language: Spanish. Published: October 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Miriam se encuentra ante una implacable realidad que la obligará a decidir entre aceptar lo que ahora es, iniciando una vida nueva y muy distinta, rehaciendo con los pedacitos que le han quedado su historia, o sumergirse, sin retorno posible, en los caminos del sufrimiento, la angustia y la desesperación. ¿Cuál será su elección?
A Year Down the Drain: Walking in Styx Creek, January to December
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,330. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2015 by Hunter Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Essay » Literature
Equal parts diary, inquiry and observation,the bestselling A Year Down the Drain invites you on ajourney with the author as walks a concrete drain in suburban Newcastle with his cairn terrier, Jambo.
The Americanization of Hernando
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,530. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the true story of Hernando Blanco, a middle class Colombian who traveled to the United States and conquered the "American Dream" for himself. Follow his story, written to people who studied to learn English as a second language and struggled to find their place in the Land of the Free and Home of the Brave.
Sister Moon of The Philippines
Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 88,120. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A thought provoking, riveting non-fiction novel of a young girl growing up in an impoverished household caught in a web of extreme poverty and domestic violence in a country devoid of cultural resources. She rescues and protects her younger siblings as she tries to save herself from their father while at the same time salvaging honor and family's dignity… A must read. Sister Moon Of The Philippi
Have Your Cake and Eat it Too!
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 69,340. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2015 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Jason’s book Have Your Cake and Eat it Too focuses on a simple theme - one that stresses the fundamental importance of purposeful play and self-governance - as it applies to creating businesses that will; unshackle human potential, unleash abundance and wealth, and enhance the quality of life on Earth. In business, that means profiting and prospering by using business as a force for social good
From Dawn to Daylight
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,660. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2015. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Dawn Downey’s second collection of essays is a must-read for everyone who savors down-to-earth personal stories with a twist of wisdom.
Trail Angel Mama: Tales of a California Trail Angel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,290. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
See the Pacific Crest Trail from the other side – from the viewpoint of ‘Trail Angel Mama’. Trail angels dispense trail magic to hikers; from a bottle of water or a ride into town, to a hot meal and a bed for the night. The Holman’s discovered a new world in this journey as hiker’s touched their hearts in an unexpected way. They set out to share blessings. Instead, they were the ones blessed.
Toutes mes Georgies: Leuville - New York - Tbilissi
Price: Free! Words: 81,540. Language: French. Published: October 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Cet excellent memoire s'etend de l'enfance de l'auteur dans la colonie georgienne a Paris après l'invasion de la Georgie en 1921 jusqu'a la seconde proclamation d'independence georgienne et la chute de l'Union Sovietique en 1991: " ...un des meilleurs comptes rendus oculaires de la désillusion et du chaos infligés à la Géorgie par le régime de Zviad Gamsakhourdia" (P. D. Rayfield, historien,