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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
(3.00 from 1 review)
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.
From Fjord to Floathouse One Family’s Journey From the Farmlands of Norway to the Coast of British Columbia
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,670. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
from FJORD TO FLOATHOUSE is the saga of hardy pioneers who worked and lived along the remote mainland coast of British Columbia in the first half of the twentieth century.
Memoirs of The Dream Chaser
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,120. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Dreams were generated when children actually knew how to play. Follow the true-life shenanigans and misadventures of a young boy in the decades of the forties and fifties, through his memoirs of cowboys, clubhouses and Cathead biscuits.
The 1950's - A Time To Grow
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Series: Memoirs, Memoirs - Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 30,080. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(3.00 from 1 review)
The 1950's ushered in a tremendous time of change for Australia. As the decade rolled on, outer western Sydney gradually changed from its rural setting and steadily became urbanised. Some very early recollections of my childhood and then a description of my home town Smithfield set the mood for the rich variety of events that unfold.
Yellow Days: A Memoir
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,830. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Andrew Culver had it all: a USC degree, supportive parents, an idyllic childhood, talent, and the sheer brains he would need to put the world in his pocket and take Hollywood by storm. So how did he end up working for a middle-aged Hollywood reject who made him hold up George W. Bush posters on the street? Why was he working as an underpaid Hollywood extra in an Adam Sandler movie?
A look at the life or hunting the Bird of Luck
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 60,320. Language: Russian. Published: August 29, 2012 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book, based on some secret of life, which I have learned beyond the ordinary life is my attempt to give people a way to personal happiness. It certainly looks too presumptuous on my part, but I do not expect that everyone who reads this book will make themselves happy. But the one who wants happiness- will achive it, I am sure.
A Diplomat's Wife at the Court of the Tsar
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You set the price! Words: 45,740. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Memoirs of the wife of a Danish diplomat who was the last Ambassador at the Court of the Tsar in St Petersburg at the time of the Russian revolution. She had unique experiences of the Tsar and his family and provides many insights into the events of the time.
God, You Can Take My Mental Illness - Just Not The Part Where You Speak To Me
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,960. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Australian writer and Christian social commentator Jo Hilder writes about faith, cancer, mental illness, addiction, family and marriage in a series of searingly honest and refreshingly funny essays.
Oh Uganda, may God uphold thee
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 128,100. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
two lives, two voices, one ugandan, one british, both christian, both educators and with a friendship across cultures, time and distance, this is their story from uganda's troubled west nile region, trying to serve God and uganda under idi amin, obote and museveni, facing violence and misunderstanding and learning to forgive and to triumph over adversity; a joint memoire to mark uganda's 50th year
Calamity Jan and the Russian
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,880. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2012 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This May-December, Russian-American love story launches two people on a spirited dance–not Swan Lake–because they still believe in Destiny, and dare to risk everything in order to find it.
Diary of a Lollipop in a Peanut Factory
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 68,970. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2012 by Decadent Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
…The story of an unexpected life… Take the train into the station. Step on the platform. Walk to Broadway and open the curtain into the backstage world of New York City—Join designer Jane Elissa as she meets sports, entertainment, and fashion celebrities while raising money to wipe out Leukemia.