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Leave It To Me... My Life In Music
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 89,960. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2015 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Musical director of the top TV shows in the '60s tells about his amazing life.
Howell Harris - His Own Story
Price: Free! Words: 29,790. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2015 by White Tree Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
Wesley, Whitefield, Harris. These great 18th century preachers worked both independently and together to preach the Living Gospel. This book is a vivid first-hand account written by Howell Harris, who was brought up to regard the Nonconformists as "a perverted and dangerously erroneous set of people." Hardly a promising start for a man who was to play a major role in the Welsh Revival.
Maverick Publisher: J. Patrick O'Callaghan, A Life in Newspapers
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 118,840. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
Born in the Republic of Ireland, J. Patrick (Pat) O'Callaghan became one of the giants of print journalism in Canada and beyond. He believed in the role of a vigorous and free press and was quick to confront and expose any encroachment on that freedom by government or other agencies. These memoirs are dedicated to those journalists who share his ideals, his integrity and his moral imperative.
Rising from the Shadow of the Sun
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 102,120. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Rising from the Shadow of the Sun brings the horror and losses of World War II on Java off the battlefields and military POW camps and into the world of Ronny Herman, who is barely three years old in 1942 when the Japanese conquer Java and force her family into prison camps.
Hybrid: The transformation of a cross cultural people pleaser
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,090. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A self-deprecating and poignant memoir about an Armenian-Danish girl who grew up searching for her identity. Initially motivated by fear she progresses to people pleasing that creeps into control, until her life unravels. When she finally embraces her hybrid history, lives out the faith she never let go of, and engages in relationships with truth, she begins to understand why she is who she is.
Eighty Five Ride
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 119,880. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2015 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
THIS IS THE BOOK OF SILKA SHAMROCK The story is of a young girl. From an Irish background, her father had run away from Ireland to England 1945 and signed up for the RAF, although he was only fifteen years old, had lied about his age, and was sent off to Singapore, his brother Mick came looking for him from Ireland
Revival: How a Tenor Lost His Voice But Found His Calling
Price: $7.97 USD. Words: 65,760. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2015 by Pen-L Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
From Juilliard to jumper cables; from wasting all the talent in the world to America's Got Talent, REVIVAL—The Donald Braswell Story—is a memoir about the "Texas Tenor" who lost his voice in a random accident, but finds his calling through faith—and a musical miracle.
Midnight Return: Escaping Midnight Express
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,820. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
Billy Hayes leapt from prison isolation to international notoriety when Midnight, the book about his 5 years in and escape from a Turkish prison, became a worldwide bestseller, and an Academy Award-winning film. Midnight Return chronicles his struggles and triumphs in that transition, tracing Billy's journey from desperation to freedom, self-knowledge, and healing.
The Midnight Express Letters: From a Turkish Prison 1970-1975
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,680. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
The annotated letters that Billy Hayes wrote to his family, girlfriend, and friends during his 5 years in a Turkish prison, are the compelling raw source material from which Midnight Express--the worldwide best-selling book that became an Academy Award-winning film--is drawn. They tell Billy's story of both the events and the inner journey, with the urgency and intimacy of the moment.
Tessa e basta
Price: $2.71 USD. Words: 41,600. Language: Italian. Published: November 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
«Ehi, guardate quella lì.» Uno basso, tarchiato, l’espressione ottusa dentro una faccia rossa, resa intensa da un reticolo di rughe scolpite nella pelle, posò il bicchiere sul tavolo di legno con uno schiocco secco. Aveva parlato a tutti e a nessuno. Erano le tre del pomeriggio. All’esterno del bar c’era una mezza dozzina di uomini intenti a bere vino, nonostante il caldo...
Sister Moon of The Philippines
Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 88,120. Language: English. Published: November 1, 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
Driven to the Brink
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,950. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Driven To The Brink follows the life of taxi driver Malcolm Cooper from his early days travelling around the world following his father, who was in the RAF, to taking up taxi driving after trying a number of different types of work.
Reflections From the Monkey Deck: Cruising the World by Freighters
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,630. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Clive Wilkinson's Reflections from the Monkey Deck is a personal account of freighter travel in the modern age. A patchwork of meteorology, mythology, geography, geology, religion and human interest, the narrative operates on many different levels and is so much more than just a book on travelling the world on container ships.
Dying to Live
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,290. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Dying to Live--Subtitle (The Life & Times of Jimmy Nelson) An autobiography beginning with a wakeup from a banging door, then the navy, 1962, heart surgery of father, back to the navy, an only skydive, the navy, the death of his girlfriend, navy, travels in Arizona and Washington, navy, a 6-month test of willpower, navy, meeting the love of his life in Sydney, Australia, navy and navy...
Life Lessens Life (My story: Shaping your future)
Price: $12.90 USD. Words: 73,310. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Many things I've been through will resonate with some & if they can benefit you, then my efforts will be rewarded. Like voyeurs, we like to know what goes on in the lives of others. Reading the good, the bad & the ugly seems to grip, grasp and interest readers. My story is a combination of moroseness, sadness, chronic illness, obsessive–compulsive disorder, phobias & fears. It's about survival...
My Last Year of Life (In School)
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 83,750. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2015 by Black Rose Writing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
My Last Year of Life (in School) could be the sentimental Goodbye, Mr. Chips or the realistic Up the Down Staircase, but it isn't. Instead, the semi-fictional My Last Year of Life (in School) is based on actual events and reveals an insider's close-up and often disturbing look at what outsiders might think is a typical suburban high school.
Beating the Odds-Chronicles of a Cancer Survivor's Battle with Cancer, Inadequate Healthcare and Social Injustice
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,050. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine
This is a passionate, emotionally charged and poignant look into the trials and tribulations of a Stage IV Metastatic Bladder cancer patient. Given a 16% survival rate and a best-case scenario of 2 to 5 years to live, Andrew Glen had to come to terms, with his own mortality, the limitations of the Canadian healthcare system, the cold indifference of his insurance provider and government agencies.
I've Got a Stat For You: My Life With Autism
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,670. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2015 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I’ve got a Stat for You is an honest and compelling account of one young man’s journey to manage his autism and achieve his goals. From Wrexham to Buckingham Palace, and incorporating stories of The Simpsons, sport, music, and strange smells – I’ve got a Stat for You is an inspirational tale that shows how determination, a positive outlook, and the will to succeed can overcome all odds
On a Wing and a Prayer: A True Story by A Survivor of a Tragic Crash in the Pacific Ocean
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 32,790. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Plane crash in the Pacific. Two of us. Seats torn loose from the floor. Water rising. Jammed exit door. Shark-infested waters. Separated by currents, grievously injured. Night looming. Untrustworthy life vests. Rescue unlikely. Six-foot waves: inhaling and ingesting salt water. Hypothermia winning. Facing death, seeing death …
Up: From Where We've Come
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,840. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"UP" contains historical moments, where the reader will experience inserts of the author's life long before he gained his status as a musical legend. And like his music, Wrights' story is a historical account of events that could only be told in his own personal and unique style.