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Jigsaw Puzzle Series - Volume 6 (EAT) Part 1 by Iam Betterman
Price: Free! Words: 61,850. Language: British English. Published: August 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The true story about inhumanity, injustice, lack of empathy, incompetence, negligence, manipulations and extreme abuse and harassment demonstrated on all levels of today's Britain, particularly within British Airways and within all government departments and services. All chapters are made of authentic documents, with exact timing and contents of correspondences between the victim and the abusers.
Simon Ships Out: How one brave, stray cat became a worldwide hero by Jacky Donovan
Price: Free! Words: 74,880. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
When Simon, a mischievous young cat, is smuggled on board HMS Amethyst, his simple life amidst the streets of Hong Kong is transformed into an adventure fit for heroes. Based on the true events of Amethyst’s ‘Yangtze Incident’, Simon quirky yet emotional cat’s eye narrative is sure to move and entertain all who read it.
Keep Forever (Хранить вечно) by Aleksandr Sokolenko (А. К. Соколенко)
Price: Free! Words: 28,350. Language: Russian. Published: August 1, 2015 by FEHT Inc. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Aleksandr Sokolenko wrote his four stories about USSR labor camps in the months before his death, in 1970. His granddaughter, Maria Feht, has now collected them under the title Keep Forever. Александр Соколенко, написал свои четыре рассказа о сталинских лагерях в последние месяцы жизни, в 1970 г. Его внучка, Мария Фет, подготовила сборник этих рассказов под общим заголовком «Хранить вечно».
Fields of Bali by Glenn Ogier
You set the price! Words: 69,300. Language: Australian English. Published: July 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Bali Bombings of 12th October 2002 changed the lives of many people throughout the world but not more than those who lost loved ones. This book is a personal insight into the true impact that a loss like this can have on someone as they try to make sense of their own existence – living without the one they envisaged spending forever with. Simply this is a story of love, loss and living.
Parked: My Story Of Living With Parkinson Disease: The First Year Following My Diagnosis by Pdude
Price: Free! Words: 24,060. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2015 by Illuminated Impressions. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain)
A man diagnosed with young onset Parkinson's disease starts a website and blog detailing his experiences in the course of a year since his diagnosis. The material in this book is from Pdude and his popular blog, as well as some bonus material.
Daybook -- Swedish Musings 1967-1969 by Ulf Wolf
Price: Free! Words: 37,540. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » New Age » Spiritualism
Between the summers of 1967 and 1969 I jotted down many a stray thought in the black notebook(s) that I carried with me just about everywhere I went, often taking a time out to note what I had just observed or what just occurred to me. Some years later I typed up an extract of these notes, and some years after that I translated these Swedish entries to English. This is the result.
Les sentinelles du rêve - Pourquoi les auteurs ont-ils soif d'écrire ? by Frédéric CLEMENTZ
Price: Free! Words: 28,450. Language: French. Published: April 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
L'aventure de ce livre est belle car elle est collective. Elle met en lumière « mille et un chemins » pour arriver à une certitude : l’écriture est un « silence turbulent » que l’on expulse de soi en laissant sa pudeur au vestiaire. À travers ce livre-choral, 107 auteurs se racontent et nous révèlent leur liaison avec cette « voix » qui murmure en eux : la voix des mots.
In and Out of Sync by Dave Mullan
Price: Free! Words: 66,810. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
When the second therapy for his prostate cancer failed, NZ Methodist minister Dave Mullan did another evaluation of his life. As you do. Remembering how much the family had appreciated his father’s prodigious effort in producing his life story, Dave decided to write more than the short stories of The Saga of Wasp.
The Diary of John Banfield 1983-90 by Robert Banfield
Price: Free! Words: 482,900. Language: British English. Published: April 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs(5.00 from 1 review)
John Banfield retired from the teaching profession in 1983 when he and his wife, Dorothy, moved from Lincoln to Eccleshall, Staffordshire, to enjoy their retirement together. John began a diary which recounts their many and varied interests and culminates in his tragic death from cancer. Both mundane and moving, it will be of particular interest to his descendants.
Surfer, Soldier, Outlaw, Saint by Crayton Bates
Price: Free! Words: 54,470. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I sat straight up in bed, the sweat flowing from every pore in my shaking body. Terrified, looking around the darkened room, I could see my club jacket (colors) hanging from a hook on the wall. The nightmares and flashbacks had become more intense. So much so, that I dreaded to succumb to sleep. I reached under the pillow, pulled out my .45 caliber automatic and placed the barrel on my temple.
In A Different World: A Teenager's Battle With Autism And Mental Health (Parts One, Two and Three) by Hannah Barlett
Price: Free! Words: 109,100. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health
A memoir about a young woman who suffers from autism and poor mental health struggling through secondary school, work and beyond. Hannah deals with suicide, police threats, discrimination and abuse from the people who are meant to help her. A compelling true story.
Practical Magic by Barbara Donovan
Price: Free! Words: 28,430. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Throughout her journey, Barbara Donovan has touched the lives of many; opening her heart to help those in need or simply 'getting the job done'. Her influence has helped shape our social landscape, including the areas of civil rights, disability rights, natural childbirth and gay rights. Her ongoing commitment to equality and humanity is inspiring.
Tak Trzymać by Władysław Chmielewski
Price: Free! Words: 49,480. Language: Polish. Published: February 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Reference » Careers
Książka "Tak trzymać!" cz. 1 to wspomnienia z lat nauki w Szkole Morskiej i z praktyk na żaglowcach oraz z lat 1961-1990 kiedy pływałem na statkach handlowych: 1962-70 jako oficer pokładowy, a w latach 1971-90 na stanowisku kapitana statku. Dyplom Kpt. Ż. W. (Master Mariner) otrzymałem w styczniu 1971 r. mając 32 lat. W czasie 26 lat byłem kapitanem na 30 statkach.
The Shattered Dream; Love Story and Passage to America by Jagdish Patel
You set the price! Words: 29,110. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Shattered Dream is a memoir of a young man in love during his passage to America. It's a rainbow of emotions; joy, ecstasy, apprehension, anger, and disappointment. A primer of an immigrant coming to America as a graduate student and taking root in his newly adopted land.
Type-II: Memories Of My First House by Abhilash Gaur
Series: Boy From Chandigarh, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 20,500. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: December 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
It was a small house, a Type-II house. In summer it was a hot house, in winter it was a cold house, its walls were always blue with seepage and its taps were mostly dry. Yet, I loved that house on the top floor of a leafy government campus in Chandigarh. It was the house to which my parents brought me when I was a day old. And I spent all my childhood, adolescence and teenage in it.
The Phoenix of Hotel Freds by Mateo Marquez
Price: Free! Words: 54,590. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Whether the resurrection of this unique phoenix can also lead ultimately to his redemption hangs in the balance, and five diversely memorable women have big says in the pitched battle for the soul of Mateo Marquez. It is his distinctive voice we hear throughout, in its insistent allusions, over-the-top tropes, and strangely endearing raunchiness—two parts wise guy and one part pure sage.
Things My Kids Have Said and Done That Have Amused Me by Rico Rodriguez
Price: Free! Words: 28,070. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A lightly edited treasury of quotes, anecdotes, and other memories of a family that always makes me, and I hear others, smile.
L'Astore gentile by Marco Codognotto
Price: Free! Words: 29,900. Language: Italian. Published: December 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Un diario di gioventù, la ricerca di sè stesso attraverso la gratuità dell'amore, i migliori anni della giovinezza sacrificati per aiutare un amore non corrisposto. La felicità scoperta dietro le sofferenze del cuore. La Speranza eterna cresciuta giorno per giorno fra di una vita forse mai vissuta appieno: questo è l'Astore gentile, da un'antica leggenda alla quotidiana realtà.