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It's Not You, It's Me
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,110. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Dating and relationships
A close friendship between two struggling women writers evolves into a passionate love affair. What could go wrong? Well, pretty much everything... San Francisco in the mid-to-late 1990s and two women are trying to build a successful lesbian relationship. But issues of self-image, love, sexuality, and intimacy somehow seem to push them apart just as much as bring them closer.
Meeting the Black
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Meeting the Black is a powerful and emotional piece written by Tom Piccirilli describing what he was going through, both mentally and physically, before and after his recent operation. 100% of the sales amounts of this and his other Crossroad Press titles, both eBook and audiobook, will continue to go to Tom to assist with his medical bills associated with his cancer treatment.
Diary of a Farmer’s Wife in 1908
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,560. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is a diary of a farmer’s wife written in 1908 by my great-great grandmother whom lived in central Pennsylvania and spoke Pennsylvania Dutch. Minerva was a proud woman that went to church every Sunday, even if her husband didn’t. Hauling ice during the winter and using that ice to make ice cream during the summer is one example of their day’s events. I hope you enjoy this diary as much as I.
The Wandering Dead
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 800. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
The best creepy campfire stories are always the ones that end with the words, "...And it’s all true, because I have the damned documentation here to prove it!" In that spirit, here's the story of Elmer McCurdy, proving once and for all that nothing is more terrifying than everyday life.
Miscarried
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 430. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
I wrote this short story as part of a contest on Lulu in 2011. The book was about myself, after having two miscarriages.
Tears of a Child
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,770. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: May 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
This book is about a little girl who had family so close to here, yet so far in her need of help. She protected her little sister to ensure that what happened to her, will never happen to her sister. The parents were to busy fighting with each other and did not notice that their little girl was fighting a tremendous battle of her own. The girl finally broke down & had to face her own demons alone.
The Mutilation, Degradation, and Humiliation of Joseph Marcus Barron
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,750. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
An exposé of gross dereliction and political misconduct on the part of Bexar County, Texas. A terminally ill boy, experiencing a medical emergency while in the custody of his parents, is confronted by three Bexar County Sheriff's Deputies, chased from his home, cornered and shot three times as his mother watches. But that is only the beginning of the family's nightmare.
Guru Nanak Dev (A Brief Biography)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,530. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2014 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
One can find a perfect combination of simplicity and spirituality in the personality of Guru Nanak Devji. He was a prophet as well as a universal chief, a devotee and a mentor, a poet and a lyricist, a singer and a composer, a wanderer and a native. It is truly said, ‘Nanak Shah Monk. Hindu’s Guru and Muslim’s sectarian leader.
Alone With Nothing
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,560. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
What happens after Agony? How do you deal with a life-altering event?
Great Indian
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,760. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
Gandhiji was very simple even in his childhood. He never fought with anyone and did not life to play much. He used to climb trees and admire nature. One day he was sitting on the branch of a tree. His elder brother came near him and pulled his legs down.
Ten Sikh Guru
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,780. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Nanakji was of a saint like nature. His mind was more into spirituality and the welfare of the society. For the welfare of the society, through his education, he had opposed the differences between Hindus and Muslims, and the false religious practices. He focused more on sanctity of mind, simplicity, divinity, and behavior to be the only path for every human to reach God. He said,
The Simple Life
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
How much do you really know your parents? What do you know of their lives before they became parents? This is a short story of how I began to know my mother as 'Lynn' and not just Mom.
War Stories: Beirut 1982
Series: Confessions of a Network News Producer. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,510. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2015 by Ronin Robot Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East, Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
The question is, how many mistakes can you make in a war zone and remain alive? Veteran network television producer Terry Irving--winner of 4 Emmys--tells the truth about how he covered War in Beirut. Covering the news is easy. Staying alive when you clearly have no idea what you're doing is HARD. With personal photos and links to YouTube videos.
Lost and Found in France
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,090. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012 by Rita Clements Lee. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The parallel memoirs of two students separated by the English Channel. In a pithy, humorous manner, Rita recounts the most vivid experiences of her student days as an assistant at a School in Albi, Southern France. 1969/70. Brian, meanwhile, relates his trials and tribulations over the intervening period.
Al Beruni Vita E Il Tempo
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,650. Language: Italian. Published: February 22, 2015 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Egli era ben preparato in diverse lingue: siriaco, arabo, persiano, ebraico e sanscrito. Anche se non sapeva greco, aveva familiarità con le opere di Platone e altri filosofi greci, avendoli letti traduzioni arabe. Ha fatto tournée nelle regioni circostanti. Durante i suoi viaggi, ha incontrato Avicena che era anche un grande studioso.
Steve Jobs Speaks
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,500. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Steve Jobs story is the story of the CEO of that company who is the world’s richest company and who has made the world digital; it is a story like a most common man who has spent all his life in relation to fulfilling his stubbornness.
Perdue en France
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,420. Language: French. Published: April 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Dans un mémoire concis et plein d'humour, l'auteur raconte les expériences les plus vives de ses années d'études comme assistant dans une école à Albi, sud de la France. 1969-1970.
War Stories: Tiananmen Square 1989
Series: Confessions of a Network News Producer. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,560. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2015 by Ronin Robot Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
A memoir of covering the June 4th 1989 demonstrations in Tiananmen Square and the question of whether any students were killed.
Shirdi Sai Baba
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,000. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Sai Baba assured his devotees that those devotees who would with full dedication, faith and devotion remember me, in his house there would never have any lack of food, clothing and facilities of luxuries. His life’s entire responsibility and needs would be on Shri Sai Baba, and he would always help them.
Divine Speaks Swami Vivekananda
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,000. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography
Swami Vivekananda was born on January 12, 1863 in Kolkata, India. He was a great social leader and reformer and played a major role in morally uplifting India and the world as well. He left the world on July 4, 1902 leaving world in deep grief. Even today his name is taken with great respect. I believe the deep meaning of these quotes by Swami Vivekananda awake our soul.