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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.
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
(4.50 from 2 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.
Paranoia
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Price: Free! Words: 25,460. 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.
Closed On Tuesdays
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Price: Free! Words: 49,090. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Camping and RVing
Living the dream! For many Australians that dream is travelling around this great land of ours. How much better if we can take the comforts of home with us? That's just what my wife and I did. We bought a caravan to take with us on our journeys. Some people thought we were mad; others would have loved to be bold enough to do the same thing. Come along, strap yourself in and join us.
Zythom T1 L'âge d'or est devant nous
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Price: Free! Words: 43,210. Language: French. Published: September 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Social aspects / general
Sur un ton impertinent et plein d'humour, le blog de Zythom fourmille d'anecdotes vécues, tant sur sa vie personnelle ou professionnelle que sur ses activités d'expert judiciaire. Elles sont réunies dans cet essai pour participer à l'éclairage du public à travers le point de vue rarement exprimé de l'homme de l'art.
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.
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.
Almost Total Recall
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Price: Free! Words: 388,440. Language: British English. Published: August 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Almost Total Recall an Autobiography by Terry Aspinall. From 1943 to 2014. Who served in the Royal Marines in Borneo during the Emergency Campaign. Became involved in Hang Gliding during 1973-74 and several Rock n Roll bands around the world. The highlight being when he and a couple of friends managed to change the history of the Modern Hang Glider. 388,455 Words and 1091 Pages.
25 Years in the Rearview Mirror: 52 Authors Look Back
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Price: Free! Words: 30,090. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Category: Essay » Literature
(4.60 from 5 reviews)
Inspired by Stacy Juba's bestselling novel Twenty-Five Years Ago Today, this collection of poignant and uplifting essays is the perfect book to enjoy over your morning coffee. Read about school days, quirky jobs, romance, raising a family, hard times, the writing journey, and much more in these slice of life vignettes from 52 writers. Reflect upon the small defining moments that shape your life.
Letters To God
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Price: Free! Words: 27,140. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
How do I pray? That question inspired this book. When I asked that question. I received several replies to it. The one that made the most sense to me was, “Just talk to Him”. My question to that was, “How do you talk to God”? For me it was easy to put my thoughts down on paper.
What God Desires: The Story of the Center for Humanitarian Aid and Disaster Relief
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Price: Free! Words: 30,770. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Reverend Wendell E. Mettey chronicles his ongoing journey of faith, determination and vision in his sequel biography What God Desires. In What God Desires: The Story of the Center for Humanitarian Aid and Disaster Relief, Reverend Mettey shares a candid account of the struggles and successes the ministry experienced through a ten-year span.
Are Not My People Worthy - the Story of Matthew 25: Ministries
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Price: Free! Words: 31,920. Language: American English. Published: July 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In a world filled with terror and strife, we seek validation that we can make a difference. Wendell Mettey proves that when ordinary people do extraordinary things, it is possible to change the world. This book chronicles the growth of his organization, Matthew 25: Ministries, from a small suitcase ministry to an international humanitarian relief organization helping the poor worldwide.
Time To Write: 2012 short story prize
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Price: Free! Words: 26,690. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » General
To celebrate NMIT’s centenary, the Bachelor of Writing and Publishing launched its inaugural Time To Write short story competition offering writers a chance to be published by NMIT’s Yarra Bend Press. In keeping with the centenary, the theme was TIME and we looked for 600 to 1000 word submissions from writers. Winners and selected shortlisted works have been published in this anthology.
Crosscultural Doctoring.On and Off the beaten Path
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Price: Free! Words: 73,290. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is about my academic career as an Ob&Gyn; my decision at 55 to jump in the unknown; my work abroad; and how I accomplished this. The book is a series of loosely connected anecdotes, medical and non medical, funny and not so funny. I will convey the excitement and satisfaction of this decision. The hope is that the book will inspire others to make the jump and may be even to write their story
My Random Life: A Work in Progress
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Price: Free! Words: 20,280. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Episodes from the life of an average Asian American guy with depression and bipolar disorder, finding healing and experiencing freedom from shame. Preview portions of a forthcoming book.
A Mask for Every Face
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Price: Free! Words: 47,560. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book was intended to be about one life. It became more. In recalling her childhood, the author did not hold up a mirror to discover the truth; she instead applied a paintbrush, and an analyst's eye. Her discussions range from Asperger's Syndrome to the history of her community. With this well-documented memoir, Ms. Moore engages in a conversation about important issues of our time.
the happy trails of hitch hike mike
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Price: Free! Words: 85,580. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
an auto biography by me! sorry its raw but thats how i wrote it! its my attempt at recalling my younger years as a traveller, this handsome young adventurer has grown up to be one of ucluelets favourite authors! join the happy trails of hitch hike mike and travel deep into your heart, full of smiles! my song writing through the years is included stay tuned more happy trails to come!
Testify
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Price: Free! Words: 27,850. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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This is my life story, of a young girl subject to the cruelty of molestation and rape and eventually falling into a drug hell hole. Life can be cruel, but can turn out to be a blessing if you believe.
Sure, I Can Do That: a twentieth century american memoir
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Price: Free! Words: 32,100. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
My father grew up in the poverty of Dust Bowl Kansas during the Great Depression. Sure, I Can Do That is a collection of stories that he told about his life on the farm and his adventures riding the rails as a teenage hobo. These are true stories of an American life, told with humor and honesty. They paint a colorful portrait of a man who overcomes the limitations of his circumstances.
Weezie A Palm Beach Story: Fraud, Lies & A Columbian Mystery
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You set the price! Words: 65,150. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The darker aspects of life are inflicted upon Weezie, and her family. The suffering inflicted upon her father, fraud, lies and an undisputed charge of bigamy are the sins of the step mother. But heart wrenching story will not get you down, as it is full of funny upbeat stories from Weezie's unusual life.