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Thrive No Matter What
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 27,200. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A memorable and an adventurous journey from Africa to America that looks at life in its simplest and sometimes winding path as we navigate our way towards a fulfilling and successful life.
Old Geezer's Memoirs
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,800. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Joe, an elderly gentleman in his eighties, sat listening to a speaker on TV. The speaker asked his audience, "Where has your journey in life taken you? What were your challenges? How did you overcome these challenges? What are your happy memories? Have you written down your journey for your posterity to enjoy?
A Matter of Conduct: The Man who Battled a Bank and Won
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 81,500. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2012 by Sassy Sunflower Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Dalton Yap was a young, enthusiastic professional, enjoying a promising career. With a wife and two children, he had plans set in place for a bright future. His reality changed forever when he was falsely accused of fraud and negligence by his employer, Jamaica Citizens Bank. A Matter of Conduct is the true story of Dalton’s ten-year legal battle the fight of his life to clear his family name.
Mumma, Can You Hear Me?
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,430. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012 by f/64 Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This fascinating autobiography introduces a woman who was born into poverty in Auburn, Maine, and who followed her faith—-and her teenage husband—-into mission work in Brazil. Though often sorely tested, Betty’s faith and remarkable sense of humor remained strong through a fascinating life spent helping children and raising two families of her own. This edition includes Betty's poetry as well.
Hidden Tiger Raging Mountain: Over the Hill in Nepal
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Price: $1.70 USD. Words: 28,040. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Jo Carroll decided it was time to pack her rucksack and get back to the mountains. Little things like a pension and bus pass were not enough to put her off. Besides, after her gap year, she knew all about travelling now. But Nepal had other ideas. Storms raged in the mountains; strikes made transport impossible. And then there was the tiger …
Now That's Livin'!
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 79,200. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is Captain Alex Kane's first book, illustrating his family's history and his life's journey to where he is today. A second book is forthcoming shortly with a more in depth look at aviation and how it affected his life and the world. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to Rotary International.
Gold Mine to Gold Medal and Beyond
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 92,870. Language: Canadian English. Published: September 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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From "the best seat in the house", former goalie Ivan McLelland recounts his life journey from the gold mines of Ontario to the gold medal round of the 1955 World Ice Hockey Championship vs. Soviet Russia. "Gold Mine to Gold Medal and Beyond" is more than a book for hockey fans or Canadian history buffs. It's the life story of a man who created a life of love, integrity and accomplishment.
Lebanese Immigrant's Daughter
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,360. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Mother was pleased with her daughter's birth. Father cried because a daughter's dowry costs money. What does a girl do when her parents plan to marry her off to a stranger in Lebanon when she turns twelve? World War II comes to her rescue until her father makes another marriage contract. A serious car accident frees the girl to attend nursing school, travel, and find her own true love.
Recall Yourself
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,130. Language: Russian. Published: September 13, 2012 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"Recall yourself" - a fascinating and unusual story, dedicated to all children of seventies and eighties. Despite the autobiographical details, the reader will be able to recognise on the pages of the book her own past. This boook don't just makes you to return to your childhood, but also to reflect on the eternal question: "Who are we and where are we going?"
CURED - The Power of Forgiveness
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,480. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
“Cured” is a story about the power of forgiveness. In 1962, Carl Ray an 18-year-old black man witnessed the murdered of his father by a white man who shot him eight times. The man was enraged because Ray failed to address him as “sir.” Ray was burdened with the guilt of causing his father's murder. In 1984, he was released from his self made prison of guilt when he forgave his father’s murderer.
Life in the Bumpy Lane
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 91,940. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An Australian war baby bio full of controversy. Family tragedy at birth, devout Catholic upbringing and sexual abuse by a priest, but the light only dawned eight years later, in a Seminary. Barred from home, starting work, changing careers, raising a family in the corporate rat-race and struggling through recession, all along the way ten years behind his peers: an ordinary life, with feeling.
No One Would Listen
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,420. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
No One Would Listen Poppy and Ivan came from different cultures, beliefs, values, and very different personalities. At first happy, then begins huge problems, stress, and failure in health. Her husband arranged secretly to send her and their five young children to live with his sister on a distant and primitive farm. She did not go. Lots of things happen in the years following, including Ivan
Memoirs of a Johnny's Fanboy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,220. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian
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The story of one man's exciting, adventurous, and sometimes scary journey into the world of Japanese teen idols, told with the same spirit, humour, and blunt honesty that earned him devoted fans and enemies alike as a blogger and fanboy.
Hope Tastes Like Chocolate - Musings 2002-2012
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 108,380. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A selection of essays, poetry, reviews and commentary by Center for Digital Storytelling founder Joe Ed Lambert. From 2002 - 2012, Lambert wrote online commentaries on numerous issues including the arts, politics, movie and theater reviews, travel writing, culture and society, mindfulness,and the nature of story and storytelling, and the comings and goings of his personal life.
Without A Song
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,200. Language: Australian English. Published: September 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Jazz
a jazz life; intimate and inspirational. saxophone, sydney jazz, heroin addiction, buddhism. awakening.
A Prankster In Paradise
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,660. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An autobiography of an industrial welding engineer recording his travels and adventures working in all parts of the world. I was Supervising the construction of oil and gas pipelines, power stations, pulp mills, boilers etc in England, New Zealand, Australia, Canada, the jungles of Papua New Guinea, lawless towns of South Africa and the deserts of Kuwait and Malaysia.
Love Notes from Tunis: Part Four
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,450. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
The Love Notes from Tunis series is the true story of a young man's recent experience teaching American culture and politics at a Tunisian university, and the year's struggle for empathy and intimacy between clashing individuals, lovers and cultures. What emerges is a deeply personal account of understanding, friendship and romance between people chancing a crossroad of Islam and the West.
Dandelion: A Memoir of a Free Spirit
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,620. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Catherine James longed to get away from her young, beautiful, and wickedly irresponsible mother: to her beloved grandmother or glamorous Aunt Claire or dashing race-car driver father—who had never been a part of her life. She had not wanted to escape to a California orphanage. It wasn’t until a chance meeting with a very young Bob Dylan that Catherine was inspired to make her escape.
MILE 1202: Life Along The Alaska Highway
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,660. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012 by Stuart Channel Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Life in a small isolated town set in the spectacular panorama of the Yukon, delivered with detailed, factual incisiveness.
A Crash Course On the Anatomy of Robots
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 80,570. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012 by Pangea Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
CRASH COURSE is a daring hybrid of adventure, verse, and travel fiction, framed by a chronicle of self-revelation in a pitch-perfect voice for the post-millennium. This book heralds the return of a novelist of impressive literary gifts.