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Worlds Torn Asunder: A Holocaust Survivor's Memoir of Hope and Resilience
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,460. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Holocaust
More than a Holocaust survivor memoir. More than just a harrowing tale of survival and hope. What makes this story special is its unique three-dimensional depth. A retired Rabbi and educator, the author masterfully weaves personal memoir into historical context, with a deep appreciation for Jewish lore and tradition. Dov Beril Edelstein was Auschwitz inmate #A7868. This is his story.
The First Floor: Autobiography of a High-Class Call Girl
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,610. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013 by SDS Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Prostitution
Engaging, charming, yet disturbing true story of a girl who sinks to the depths of society working on the dangerous London West End call-girl circuit for celebrities and gangsters. She battles alcoholism and prescription drug dependency, suffering life-threatening injury and tragedy whilst trying to reinvent herself. Featured by Liverpool Echo, Wigan Post, Chat Magazine and Radio City Merseyside.
Fear Of Failure
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 126,540. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The autobiographical work “Fear of Failure” documents the life and times of James Aarons, Doctor of Veterinary Medicine. It is a bold, uncensored look at the struggles of a young man looking for fulfillment in his profession and love in his life. Dr. Aarons pulls no punches and makes no excuses as he charmingly writes his way through his life’s journey.
Benjamin Lundy's Last Walk
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,710. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
One man’s story of the struggle to help end slavery. His life was an example to other abolitionists. Slaves came to him in the dark of the night to plead for help. Every waking moment his goal was before him. Anti-slavery societies used his ideas before the Civil War. Lundy was a mentor to many abolitionists.
Tales of Bien Hoa
Series: Tales of Viet Nam, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,910. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Always wanting to be a fighter pilot, Bob Chappelear volunteered for a second tour of duty in Viet Nam. This is the story of that second tour. It is a telling of what it was like to fly the A-37 Close Air Support Fighter. This airplane was "the worlds smallest fighter, the fastest gun!" The airplane only weighted roughly 6000 pounds but the gun shot 6000 rounds a minute.
Steve Jobs for Kids: A Biography of Steve Jobs Just for Kids!
Series: Unofficial Biographies, Book 14. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,240. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2013 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
He was one of the most brilliant men in the world. Without him, there would be no iPad’s, iPhones, or Macbooks. But who was he really? This book, just for kids, will look at his childhood, education, marriage and work to see what made him who he was! KidLit-o is a leading electronic publisher in children’s books; each month, it publishes several history, science and language arts books.
Madonna: Fighting Her Fade
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,580. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013 by Sports Entertainment Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
"Madonna: Fighting Her Fade" is a compelling, contemporary, first-of-its kind work from international bestselling author and former E! Entertainment Television host Michael Essany. This provocative and completely authorized work explores Madonna's alleged transition from modern pop superstar to an aging diva who is purportedly resorting to outlandish and desperate stage antics to remain relevant.
Bib Overalls
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,470. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Author Ken Cannon remembers a childhood summer in 1936, in the San Joaquin Valley of Central California.
Finding My Way: A Harvest of Memories
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 70,440. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
From growing up on a Minnesota farm in the great depression, Stoesz traveled the world (70 countries) performing ministries of compassionate with Mennonite Central Committee and Habitat For Humanity International. He tells his life story with humility, bold courage and a great sense of humor. More than an autobiography, Finding My Way includes a snapshot of the volatile times in which we live.
Siberian Travels: An Oklahoma girl's journey from Moscow to the Sea of Japan
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,610. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Oklahoma Girl's Adventures, Volume 1. In the fall of 2000, 20-year-old Pamela Olson took her first trip abroad to study in Moscow. In December, she and two friends took the Trans-Siberian Railroad all the way across Asia to the port city of Vladivostok in the Russian Far East. This is an account of their colorful, enlightening, and often hilarious adventures, with several full-color photographs.
Tales from Down Under 2
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,560. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(5.00 from 1 review)
These are more stories from my past here in Australia, Day to Day living, and how strange some days can turn out. :-) Shela Dingo
Short Stories from a Boat Kid "The Photograph" and 13 other Summer Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,970. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Adventure & Adventurers, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
He’s just a regular Florida boat kid. The problem is that things always get crazy quickly and unexpectedly. What hidden meaning is there in an old worn-out photo he finds? Whether surrounded by sharks, recovering lost silver, or battling the perils on the lake, life is scarier and funnier than ever. Be on the family boat in the Bahamas, Florida Keys, and the hydroplane racing scene, ages 10-100
Mining My Own Business Book 2 - Permit to Penetrate
Series: Mining My Own Business. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,580. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
After touring his comedy shows through Europe, stand-up comedian Xavier Toby was broke and decided to take a job in mining. In his memoir, Mining My Own Business Book 2 - Permit to Penetrate, Xavier’s onsite somewhere in Australia working in admin to pay off his credit card debt. This is book two of the four book series, and includes actual photos from Xavier's time in the mining industry.
Mining My Own Business Book 3 - How Do You Count Half a Finger?
Series: Mining My Own Business. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,690. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
After touring his comedy shows through Europe, stand-up comedian Xavier Toby was broke and decided to take a job in mining. In his memoir, Mining My Own Business Book 3 - How Do You Count Half a Finger?, Xavier’s onsite somewhere in Australia working to pay off his credit card debt. This is book three of the four book series, and includes actual photos from Xavier's time in the mining industry.
Mining My Own Business Book 4 - Tales of Sex, Gambling and Booze
Series: Mining My Own Business. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,730. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
After touring his comedy shows through Europe, stand-up comedian Xavier Toby was broke and decided to take a job in mining. In his memoir, Mining My Own Business Book 4 - Tales of Sex, Gambling and Booze, Xavier’s onsite somewhere in Australia working to pay off his credit card debt. This is book four of the four book series, and includes actual photos from Xavier's time in the mining industry.
SitRep Negative: A Year In Vietnam
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,320. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(4.00 from 1 review)
In April 1968, we were a country at war with ourselves and increasingly with a small country halfway around the world: Vietnam. I don’t recall ever thinking about Vietnam when I started college in 1963. By 1968, it was all any of us could think about. This memoir was written for my grandchildren, but it will give anyone some sense of what it was like to serve a tour of duty in Vietnam.
Foy Short, A Life in Southern Africa
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 69,110. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » History » Africa
Biography of Foy Short, a pioneer evangelist who lived in what is now Zambia and Zimbabwe from 1922 through 1995. The book explores not only the traditional hazards he faced as a “missionary” (wild animals, primitive tribesmen and dangerous travel) but also the doctrinal and spiritual challenges that he had to battle in establishing churches of Christ and training African teachers.
Love and Madness: My Private Years with George C. Scott
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 88,240. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Film and theater audiences were attracted to George C. Scott's powerful stage presence and charisma, as was Karen Truesdell, a Stephens College theatre student. After performing with him on stage, a long term love relationship developed. Her liaison with Scott spanned 30 years as his hidden mistress and mother of his child. Truesdell Riehl's account makes a compelling page turner.
Sisters Born, Sisters Found: A Diversity of Voices on Sisterhood
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,920. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - multi-author
Sisters Born, Sisters Found: A Diversity of Voices on Sisterhood reveals the core of female hearts, divulges secrets, and captures poignant, compelling, complex relationships. This vibrant collection of memoirs, short stories, essays and poems features seventy-six gifted writers from across the globe who explore the female bond (or lack thereof) in a refreshing array of tones and styles.
Saying Goodbye Without Saying Hello
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,150. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
What happens when all of those dreams are shattered in a moment’s notice? How does one cope with the loss of their child? This is the story of their journey and of the devastating grief of the loss of her daughter, Dakota Emily Buda.