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Four Decades through Thick & Thin – Musings of a Diplomat Part 3 – Russian Rhapsody
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Series: Four Decades Through Thick & Thin - Musings of a Diplomat, Part 3. Price: Free! Words: 5,290. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: July 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book is the third in a series of books that constitute the Memoirs of a retired Indian Foreign Service officer. The Memoirs recount memorable parts of the author's forty years as a diplomat. This book is based on the author's posting in Moscow during the Soviet era.
Grandfather's Uncle
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Price: Free! Words: 8,060. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A lovingly crafted memoir, written with a single-minded purpose, can offer a rare opportunity to really get to know a great person through literature. In the style of the old Reader's Digest monthly feature "My Most Unforgettable Character," McQuillan recounts the life of "Big Philip", who died in 2011 at 98 y/o. His colorful, witty, and wryly entertaining father will not easily be forgotten!
What's a Man Like You...
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Series: Tokyo, From One to Infinity. Price: Free! Words: 1,630. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Like moths to a flame! Normally, I would be flattered to be approached by some pretty young thing at a nightclub, but have been known to take exception to some lines of questioning… An introduction to the "Tokyo, From One to Infinity" series.
The Long Drive Goodbye
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Price: Free! Words: 1,000. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Divorce
The Long Drive Goodbye is a short story about what happens in the hours after a marriage falls apart. It follows a sixteen-hour drive between the couple and the feelings the wife is having. We get insight into what lead up to the breakup and how it caused her life to flip completely upside-down.
The Memories of the Russian Military Paramedic Michael Novikov of the Finnish War
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Price: Free! Words: 6,060. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Here there are recorded the real memories of the soldier of the Finnish war. This soldier is my grandfather, Michael Antonovich Novikov. He lived for 90 years and died in Michurinsk, where he was buried.
Cereal and Other Recipes
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Price: Free! Words: 12,520. Language: Canadian English. Published: April 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Canadian
A poor man's cookbook, this book gives you a price list of your own and shows you how to make meals for less. Full of great recipes and biographies this book talks about our current Canadian financial crisis, and the need for the Salvation Army and their food bank. A great little cookbook, the Author hopes will bring funding and donations into local food banks.
How To Philosophize With A Hammer
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You set the price! Words: 11,650. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A semi-autobiographical, somewhat humorous look at the meaning of life; with detours into sex, kids, friends, and German Philosophy.
Out Of Darkness Into His Marvellous Light
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You set the price! Words: 10,040. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Out of Darkness, Into His Marvellous Light is the semi-autobiographical story of ‘Stephen' and his struggles with faith. It follows him from a neglected childhood to a spiritually fulfilled adulthood, and on an inspiring quest to reunite his scattered family.
2013-2014 Anthology of Personal Narratives
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Price: Free! Words: 19,990. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is a compilation of personal narratives from Ms. DuVall's 8th grade ELA classes at Toisnot Middle School.
Middle Class White Suburb - Life: Transition
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Price: Free! Words: 11,940. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book follows a young man as he makes the transition in his life from a lifestyle of reckless partying and gambling into a mature parent in his late twenties.
Notes From My Life
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Series: Economics 101, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
With this Smashwords release, Steve Kenny takes the reader into the heart of memories and experiences that stretch from 1969 [notes from my life] through to the present [November]. A sometimes sweet and sometimes poignant work, sprinkled with some small didactic observations of the current America, 'notes from my life' gently blends tone and mood timelessly. A must read.
Memoirs of the Basement Steps
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Price: Free! Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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2662 words. A short tale showing the changes in viewpoint from childhood to adulthood. Memories centered around the basement steps, and how they represent a journey into the unknown.
Sunny Side Up: Life and Times of Backyard Chickens
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You set the price! Words: 5,930. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
This fun, quick-read eBook exclusive is about 13-year-old Natalie growing up in a suburban town with crazy chickens living in her backyard. Short stories include a desperate chicken escape, a surprise rooster, a poor little chick with a crooked beak, and more. Written when Natalie was 11-years-old in 2012, readers will feel her emotions as she tells her tales of quirky chickens.
Sing: A Short Memoir
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Price: Free! Words: 900. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(4.00 from 1 review)
An emotional true life story of brotherly love and loss. Sing is the story of two brothers, and a few days that changed everything.
Son of a TPI Veteran
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Price: Free! Words: 3,450. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An incite into life growing up as a son of a PTSD suffering, Vietnam Veteran.
Memoirs of an Angel
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Price: Free! Words: 19,080. Language: Australian English. Published: September 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A biography of my darling wife Nita Anne Cassidy who sadly left us to return to Heavenly Fathers presence exactly 12 months ago on 28 September 2012. Written in behalf of family & friends in remembrance of a complete and accomplished life she lead and portrayed. Family & friends have willingly contributed to this book also.
Four Decades Through Thick & Thin - Musings of a Diplomat Part Two - Iran
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Series: Four Decades Through Thick & Thin - Musings of a Diplomat, Part 2. Price: Free! Words: 6,290. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: September 8, 2013. Category: Essay » Author profile
The long awaited second volume in the series, "Four Decades Through Thick & Thin - Musings of a Diplomat" is now here. This book is about the Author's stay in Iran as an Indian foreign services career official during the years 1948 - 1950. It is written in the author's characteristic style of recounting interesting real life anecdotes of an age bygone.
Memories
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Price: Free! Words: 5,120. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I am falling. No, it’s neither in love nor asleep, but into a black hole. I have always known that I would have to write about myself. Now that I have to, I fear that whatever it is I write, nothing may be as virtual as I would like it to be.
Two Degrees of Separation
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Price: Free! Words: 8,230. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Two Degrees of Separation chronicles Johnny Fox's college years. How his burgeoning golf addiction almost derailed his academic plans at 18. How he switched courses, then towns but still couldn't shake the urge to hone his swing. And how, years later, he sought redemption at the college of Saint Mary. Two degrees is a light-hearted account of Johnny's journey from college dropout to star pupil.
Voyage en chine (anecdotes de brocante)
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Price: Free! Words: 1,960. Language: French. Published: August 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Books
Comme tout homme en fin de carrière, il en a vu et entendu ! Ce recueil d’anecdotes est le fruit de la collaboration d' hommes et de femmes de terrain, de tous ages, de toutes conditions ! Avrilopiscicophile...campanophile…du bibliophile au " ce-que-vous-voulez-phile ", tout se collection