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Tending The Fire: Through War and The Path of Meditation
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 108,000. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Tending The Fire is the gripping, enlightening, and very human story of Ralph Steele's transformative journey through war and meditation to a sense of wholeness, responsibililty, peace, and compassion.
No-one in Particular
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 170,320. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014 by Bookpal Australia. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Growing up in a Victorian country town in the 50's was fascinating for Graham Jones - the challenges of post war economics and lifestyle of an ordinary family who shared a passion for music and entertaining. Graham lived in the shadow of his older, more talented brother, who would later commit suicide. This sibling rivalry instilled in him the drive to succeed in anything he turned his hand to.
Sarah's Tree
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 113,510. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
“Sarah’s Tree” is my story. I wrote it from memory and it’s as I remember it. While I have embellished parts of it in the hope it allowed the story to flow, it’s still the story my friend insisted I write, and now, I hope you will allow me to share it with you. Some of it is sad. Some of it might seem unusual, but hopefully, some of it will also make you laugh.
Paradise Found, and Lost: Odyssey in Chile
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Series: Humanist Memoir ยท Krutein Memoirs, Book 2. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 74,210. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014 by Amador Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Eva Krutein's adventure continues with the family's nine years in Chile, where they are warmed by the beauty of the land and the openness of the people. Eva is sensitive to social injustice and machismo, and senses the pending violence of revolution and counter-revolution. As in part 1 of the Krutein memoir, "Eva's War," we see important world events from a new perspective.
Speaking for the Child: An Autobiography and a Challenge
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 111,710. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
As the name implies, this is my story. Speaking for the Child depicts my experience going through public schools and facing adulthood with a slowly increasing visual and hearing loss. It spans forty years and offers my unique perspective on many events that happened between the late sixties through the twenty-first century
Sunrise Where My Heart Is
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,240. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2014 by Llumina Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
During the final year of World War II, Deborah Little’s father was stationed in Hollandia, New Guinea and Manila, Philippines Island. A series of essays, reflections, and letters her parents wrote to each other from November 1944 to December 1945, these writings are personal, yet have universal appeal as we mourn the passing of the “Greatest Generation.”
Handcuff Secrets
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,940. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2014 by A. Datta. Category: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Performing-arts items
In this volume, Houdini demonstrates with photographs, the various methods of undoing locks, handcuffs, straitjackets and kindred devices. He travels to various countries of the world and takes on the greatest performers in his sphere, of many lands. The man whom no lock could restrain wrote seven books, all of them bestsellers and was very unbiased and objective with his pen.
The Widow Wave: A True Courtroom Drama of Tragedy at Sea
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 106,970. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Tort and liability
Real courtroom story that reads like a suspense novel. "An intelligently told true story of honor, integrity and justice. The Widow Wave reminded me of The Perfect Storm, played out in a taut courtroom thriller. Jacobs masterfully weaves the harrowing tale of the last voyage of Aloha, and courtroom battle that followed. A great read." -- Robert Dugoni, NYT bestselling author of 'My Sister's Grave'
Ariana Grande
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,500. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In 2008, Grande played the role of Charlotte in the musical 13 on Broadway, for which she won a National Youth Theatre Association Award.
Leonardo DiCaprio - Succesful without Oscar
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,180. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
He attended Seeds Elementary School and graduated from John Marshall High School a few blocks away, after attending the Los Angeles Center for Enriched Studies for four years. DiCaprio spent part of his childhood in Germany with his maternal grandparents, Wilhelm and Helene. He speaks German fluently.
The Tongues of Men and Angels
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 83,360. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2014 by Rebel Satori Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian
Born and raised in the evangelical Christian South of the sixties and seventies, Wayne Gregory hid his homosexuality from others and from himself for years until he was finally forced out in middle age. This story chronicles the beginnings of his struggle as an adolescent, his budding sexuality and simultaneous passion for God.
Dad-Mom A Cambodian Family Life Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,820. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A Life Story of Dad-Mom Escaping Khmer Rouge genocide regime and Life in America.
Survivors of WWII in the Pacific
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,510. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Survivors of WWII in the Pacific is a collection of personal stories by victims and veterans of World War Two in the Pacific. Feeling that these stories deserve to be preserved as historical evidence of the suffering and heroic actions of civilians and military alike, Ronny Herman de Jong, a survivor herself of Japanese prison camps, gathered and edited these stories for your edification.
Who Am I? ~ How My Daughter Taught Me to Let Go and Live Again
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,060. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2014 by Black Opal Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Megan Cyrulewski is an ordinary person who has faced extraordinary challenges and now wants to inspire people and show them that hope gives them the power to survive anything. Who Am I? is about her journey into post-partum depression, anxiety disorder, panic attacks, visits to the psych ward, divorce, domestic violence, law school, and her courageous struggle to survive with her sanity intact...
Campbell's Rambles: How a Seeing Eye Dog Retrieved My Life
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,090. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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How the author obtained her first guide dog, Campbell: what motivated her, the extensive training she had, the special relationship she developed with her trainer, and the good friends she made. Challenges awaited her back home, including domestic abuse. With honesty, courage, and humor, Patty Fletcher tells an inspiring and informative story of personal development.
To Love a Hound
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,800. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
“TO LOVE A HOUND”, is a collection of my experiences and memories of having owned and loved a beagle. She was not a pet, but a best friend and in her short six year life, we really lived.
Dreaming of Hope Street
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 90,190. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
From Living On The Streets of Medellin, Colombia To Becoming A Successful Entrepreneur in New York Overcoming the odds to find happiness Dreaming of Hope Street is the story of how he went from living in the streets to become a successful entrepreneur. The book is in the classic Coming-of-Age tradition, and proves that, though life can be ugly and brutal, even the most disadvantaged can overcome
The Walk
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,880. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Walk is a unique and optimistic look at life beyond retirement. Unlike some of pensionable age who look forward to ‘sitting back and taking it easy', Jane Burdiak sees it as a time of renewing and growing, to recapture passions and pleasures, and to indulge in new ones.
Vanished Times
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,040. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Born in Switzerland before the Second World War into a large and colourful family, she endured hardship and hard work but also love and laughter, all of which are captured in great detail in this memoir.
Mister Townsend’s Lion - A Baby Boomer’s Tale
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Price: $9.39 USD. Words: 95,900. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014 by booksunleashed. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
For a child in the 1950s to be part of an adventurous immigrant family in rustic Queensland, Australia was a bit like Swiss Family Robinson meets The Darling Buds of May – with Scottish accents, creepy-crawlies, bushfires, droughts & colloquial language. Highly amusing, beautifully written, Mister Townsend’s Lion – A Baby Boomer’s Tale touches on serious topics, moving from one culture to another.