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The Shiny Red Honda
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,330. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
Growing up in rural County Waterford in the 1950/60's with my beautiful red Honda. The Mass path, crossroad dancing, travelling shows, being an Altar Boy, memories of an age of innocence. It is also about dreams and aspirations; a young man's entry into the world of work, and his brief flirtation with the music business. A story told as it was - warts and all
Наши в Лондоне или Исповедь гастарбайтера
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 89,610. Language: Russian. Published: October 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Легко ли покинуть обжитое место и начать жизнь с нуля в новой стране-без знания языка, без документов и денег? Какие препятствия будут ждать вас на пути к успеху? Вам придется столкнуться с обманом и предательством, пренебрежением и открытой враждой...
Jewish Sailor, Harvard Lawyer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,210. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In this mellow memoir, the Author revives memories of war: defending democracy and the Navy with injections of the miracle clap cleanser, penicillin; and of peace: attending law school, and acquiring talents to crush Jim Crow; and of pater familias: delighting in the charms of his children. Boswell done, Author shifts to Fable and Farce, to trash the cant and humbuggery of American politics.
Love Notes from Tunis: Part Five
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,490. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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.
The Port Hope Simpson Diaries 1969 - 70 Vol. 2 Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada: Summit Special
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Series: Volunteering - Voluntary Service Overseas - VSO, Book 2 · The Port Hope Simpson Diaries 1969-70, Book 2 · Illustrated Diaries, Book 14 · Personal Journals · Mysteries. Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 72,770. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Port Hope Simpson Diaries 1969 - 70 Vol. 2 Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada: Summit Special Series Title: The Port Hope Simpson Diaries Vol 2 by Llewelyn Pritchard Smashwords Edition Copyright 2010 Llewelyn Pritchard The original diaries of Ernie Pritchard. Learn what it was like in his own words to spend Christmas 1969 and beyond in the small isolated community on the Labrador coast...
Sail with Jim - The Dream
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Price: Free! Words: 31,100. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A ten year old introduced to sailing by a friend makes himself a promise to someday buy his own yacht. This is the 50 year journey to fulfill that promise.
Memoir from the Flash
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 126,440. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book is about the author’s early years of growing up in a dysfunctional family with a spoiled, underachieving father and an insecure mother who lost both parents to suicides at different times and suffered from an intense fear of thunderstorms. Yet through it all he managed to rise above it all to turn out fairly normal.
The Emily Updates (Vol. 5): One Year in the Life of the Girl Who Lived
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,250. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Seventeen years ago, authors Tom and Vonne Barnett were suddenly confronted with every parent’s worst medical “bolt from the blue”: their only child, 30-month-old Emily, was diagnosed with an advanced – meaning metastasized – pediatric cancer. At the time, the thirty-something couple was living in northern Virginia. What followed was the defining crisis of their now 26-year union.
The Emily Updates (Vol. 4): One Year in the Life of the Girl Who Lived
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,750. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Seventeen years ago, authors Tom and Vonne Barnett were suddenly confronted with every parent’s worst medical “bolt from the blue”: their only child, 30-month-old Emily, was diagnosed with an advanced – meaning metastasized – pediatric cancer. At the time, the thirty-something couple was living in northern Virginia. What followed was the defining crisis of their now 26-year union.
The Emily Updates (Vol. 3): One Year in the Life of the Girl Who Lived
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 48,320. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Seventeen years ago, authors Tom and Vonne Barnett were suddenly confronted with every parent’s worst medical “bolt from the blue”: their only child, 30-month-old Emily, was diagnosed with an advanced – meaning metastasized – pediatric cancer. At the time, the thirty-something couple was living in northern Virginia. What followed was the defining crisis of their now 26-year union.
The Emily Updates (Vol. 2)): One Year in the Life of the Girl Who Lived
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,040. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Seventeen years ago, authors Tom and Vonne Barnett were suddenly confronted with every parent’s worst medical “bolt from the blue”: their only child, 30-month-old Emily, was diagnosed with an advanced – meaning metastasized – pediatric cancer. At the time, the thirty-something couple was living in northern Virginia. What followed was the defining crisis of their now 26-year union.
Story of a Broken Handmaiden
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,170. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A true story of struggle, hope, and faith, told by the woman who lived it.
Children of Arnhem's Kaleidoscope
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Price: Free! Words: 141,680. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
It was hot. There was sudden stillness in the late afternoon air and the surface of the small waterhole shone with unnatural smoothness. Fresh pig tracks at water's edge suggested pigs just gone. Two bubbles popped to the surface near the edge of the pool; just decaying vegetation, said my mind. I should have smelt crocodile! A story of a missionary family in remote aboriginal Australia.
Green Apples (Sold Separately)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,850. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Life is what you make it to be, but if it was easy it would't be life. We all should wear 3-D glasses because the natures around us has the answers right in our face. Everyone wants love, but a great relationship is about two main things. First, find out the similarities. Second, respect the differences. Think small create small, think big create big. Astrology plays large roles in our lives.
FARFAR'S WAR (Grandfather's War)
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 29,080. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A memoir of a young Danish boy's life during the WWII Nazi ocuupation of Denmark. It tells of a series of teen-age pranks the author and his friends played on the Gestapo and the German soldiers. It is, at the same time, hillarious and sad and depict both triumphs and tragedies of war, cruelty, and courage.
Paranoia
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Price: Free! Words: 25,880. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
“Paranoia” is a personal life story constructed of memoirs in the form of short essays. It reveals my primitive complexes, inmost emotions and cracked dreams. A tale about an escape from the elemental impulses and social cliches through a journey. A path that rambles between the unbearable hypocrisy of the sentiment-free society, an self-destructive self-denial and an awe of the natural insanity.
If You Fly... Don't Crash!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,730. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
“There are old pilots, and there are bold pilots, but there are no old bold pilots.” — W.W. Windstaff The author piloted Air Force heavy jets for over two decades, in peacetime and wartime. IF YOU FLY… DON’T CRASH! (Confessions of a White-knuckle Pilot) highlights some of the good, the bad, and the simply silly aspects of aviation experienced during his thousands of hours airborne.
Without Sight but Full of Vision
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 87,580. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In his youth, singer/actor Mario Bonds was hit with blindness, abuse, abandonment, homelessness and more, but still succeeds. A memoir of inspiration and fight.
Average Joe: An Autobiography of a Working Man
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,830. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Many years ago we gave my parents a computer. When they asked, “What will we do with it?” we suggested that they write their life stories. This is Dad’s life story, in his own words.
A Life in Perspective
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,050. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A Jewish adolescent of 16 years escaping from Nazi Germany, landing in South America poor and unknowing the local language. Enjoying an happy family life until disrupted by cancer of family members and his own. Looking back on his long life, though full of tragic and hilarious experiences, he judges: “Yes, it was worthwhile!”, last but not least due to his regular practice of Meditation.