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The Lost Poem
By John Walters
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,230. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
This is an excerpt from the memoir "World Without Pain: The Story of a Search". In the 1970s, while hitchhiking through southeastern Iran on his way to India, another traveler stole Walters' passport. Forced to return to Tehran, totally broke, he begged on the streets for weeks while trying to obtain a new one. The lost poem arose from his despair.
The Rattlesnake Shoot-out
By Holly Vance
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,400. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Read about what happens when my father, who has a proclivity for nearly killing himself when working around the house, encounters two rattlesnakes in the dogs' yard.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Sadhu
By John Walters
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,130. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
This is an excerpt from the memoir "World Without Pain: The Story of a Search". In the 1970s, as a young writer hungering for experience, Walters journeyed from Sri Lanka through India and into the Himalayas in Nepal. Near-penniless and alone, high in the mountains, he was confronted with a life-changing choice.
Dreams
By Esther Cobler
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,150. Language: Russian. Published: May 14, 2011 by izdat-knigu.ru. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Sometimes I see the dreams which are like plots of another life. Here they are gathered together. Иногда снятся сны, которые являются сюжетом, сюжетом иной жизни. Я их записываю. Часть из них вошла в разные циклы. Но здесь они собраны все вместе.
Grenada
By Joe C Combs 2nd
Price: Free! Words: 1,520. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
An account of the Grenada Invasion (Operation Urgent Fury)
A Grandfather's Legacy
By Joe C Combs 2nd
Price: Free! Words: 1,210. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
(5.00 from 1 review)
A story about a families sacrifice during the civil war and the funny conclusion that makes their abolitionists sacrifices moot.
The Red River Pioneers
By Shirley Mendonca
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,530. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is a true story of a ten year old girl by the name of Beth Taylor who lives in small town of North Fork, Oklahoma in the early 1930's along with her Daddy, Momma,one brother and four sisters. They're share croppers on land leased from the Indians. The lease is not renewed,they have to move to Texas with the promise of new land to lease.The Daddy builts a covered wagon to travel to Texas.
Lucia day in Ghedi
By Francesco Lolli
Price: Free! Words: 2,320. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A strong memory again from the past. Santa Lucia as celebrated in the north of Italy, in the fog, waiting for Christmas. The celebration is unknown, I think, to the English readers. Undeletable memories from my parents, and particularly of my mother, who recently passed away.
Confessions of the Erotica Writer.
By Mister Average
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Sex and health
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
This week I published my one hundredth ebook. To celebrate I thought I might give myself a few hours off my regular writing routine and indulge myself in reflecting about the journey of my first one hundred ebooks, and to make some observations. This ebook does not contain graphic content. I hope you find my insights useful and interesting.
Who Put the Pickle in the Fruit Salad
By Salley K. Fuller
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 19,140. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Baking
This book is a mystery of sorts; a collection of poems and southern, dysfunctional family and friends’ recipes and is dedicated to Brittany and Ashley, the first of the fourth generation, who have the challenging opportunity to make the Foust blood-lineage a real family at long last … but only if they do it together. They are our last hope.
A Reflected Life
By Cyn Bagley
Series: A Reflected Life, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,290. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This ebook contains ten previously published memoirs and reflections collected through the author's writing years. The first memoir is a childhood memory followed by reflections on being poor, the moon, the Old West, and ends with adulthood.
A Child's View Of World War II
By Dan Summerfield
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,090. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Whether child or civilian adult, World War II determined the relationships one had, where one lived, what one had to eat and what clothing to wear, and where he or she worked or went to school.
The Art Teacher
By Joe C Combs 2nd
Price: Free! Words: 810. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
0.75 star(4.67 from 3 reviews)
An essay about an art teacher's lasting impact on his students.
Heartland Verses
By Jeanne Treat
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,890. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Memoirs, stories, and poems from the heart of Clara A. Bastien Treat, one of America’s Rosie-the-Riveters. About the author - Clara Treat was a wife, mother, and grandmother. She was a well-known antique dealer, inventor, and WWII Rosie-the-Riveter. Her writing was inspired by love of family, freedom, and country. She passed away in 2010.
This I Believe . . .(I Believe)
By Robin Munson
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 13,430. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This I Believe . . .(I Believe) is a heartfelt series of reflections from a woman born in Middle America in the middle of the 20th century. Robin Munson scavenges the depths and the shallows of her mind to share her perspective on subjects ranging from the ongoing battle between humans and ants to the possibility of redemption to a woman’s quest for the perfect bag.
An Unoptional Life
By Amporn Wathanavongs
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,780. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011 by booksmango. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Although I was born having to face such hard times from the tender age of five, with no formal schooling, possess excellent memory and learned through self learning, working and traveling. With courage and opportunity given by the society to the orphan who used to live without hope; now living for others.
More travels and other salutory lessons
By Gordon Fischer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,450. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
More travels...is the seventh compilation in the Fleeting Moments series of stories that take the reader on a journey through the remarkable life and times of Walter Gordon Fischer. These autobiographical stories are told in Gordon's inimitable wry style as he journeys through the world in the search of adventure under the guise of making a living.
Dangerous Places
By Gordon Fischer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,750. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Dangerous Places is the sixth of the Fleeting Moments series. These stories take the reader on a journey through the remarkable life and times of Walter Gordon Fischer. These autobiographical stories are told in Gordon's inimitable wry style as he journeys through the world in the search of adventure under the guise of making a living.
In pursuit of women and money
By Gordon Fischer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,950. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In pursuit of women and money is one of a series of Fleeting Moments stories. These take the reader on a journey through the remarkable life and times of Walter Gordon Fischer. These autobiographical stories are told in Gordon's inimitable wry style as he journeys through the world in the search of adventure under the guise of making a living
Of princes and paupers
By Gordon Fischer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,150. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Of princes and paupers is part of the Fleeting Moments series of short stories. They take the reader on a journey through the remarkable life and times of Walter Gordon Fischer. These autobiographical stories are told in Gordon's inimitable wry style as he journeys through the world in the search of adventure under the guise of making a living.