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Surviving The Storm
By Etha Gray
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 74,360. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Surviving The Storm, takes you into the deep recesses of a woman’s mind as she relives her years of physical, mental and sexual abuse. As a result of those years of abuse, she finds herself in the moral dilemma of contemplating suicide as a means of relief from a life she hates. This story is true and is based on real life events in one woman's life.
Barbara Jean Westbrook: The Life That Only a Virtuous Woman Could Endure
By La Shonda Thornton
Price: $20.00 USD. Words: 13,400. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
The story of Barbara Jean Westbrook takes you on a journey through "The Life That Only a Virtuous Woman Could Endure." In this book, you will learn about a young girl who lost her mother at the age of four and was then sent hundreds of miles away to live with her grandmother. Facing life as a motherless child in times of segregation, Barbara is tested time and time again.
My Dream about Mark
By Matt Chatelain
Price: Free! Words: 3,860. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This biographical short story reviews a dream I had about a friend, Mark, shortly after he died. It was my only experience with a ghostly visitation, if that's what it was. Judge for yourself.
Chronicle December 26, 2011 - April 29, 2012
By David Santamaria
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 14,180. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
The Writer's diary i wrote between December 26, 2011 and April 29, 2012. 36 pages in almost American, and a bit in french. I start today Chronicle ( May 13, 2012 - ?? ?? ?? :) Enjoy !
My Journey Entries
By Kevin Christian
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,410. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
~Join me in my breathtaking true story about my journey with my scheming abusive adoptive mother Mary. I’ll be telling you all the fanatical stories concerning my disastrous teen hood. And, how I endure the drama and fought in what I thought was right. Hopefully my dreams of leading a normal life might come true, or will I be just another victim; in my adoptive mothers deceitful mind games.
Love Notes from Tunis: Part Two
By Tanner Brooks
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,970. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The Love Notes from Tunis series is the true story of a young man's recent experience teaching American culture and politics at a Tunisian university, and the year's struggle for empathy and intimacy between clashing individuals, lovers and cultures. What emerges is a deeply personal account of understanding, friendship and romance between people chancing a crossroad of Islam and the West.
Crosscultural Doctoring.On and Off the beaten Path
By William LeMaire
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
How Much More?
By Penny Wilson
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 62,790. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2012 by Truth House Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In 2001 a family murder was committed that shocked the neighbourhood to the core. Newspapers followed events and the ensuing court cases closely, but these reports covered merely the superficial facts. Here for the first time is Penny’s story. There were times when she asked, “How much further, how much more can I take?” until she was able to see the panoramic of the Lord's bigger picture.
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By Nick Whelan
Price: Free! Words: 880. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
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Adventures of A Third World Shopkeeper
By Adrian Reynolds
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,610. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Several years in the life of an English expatriate, married into the community and living life as a merchant in Tampico's central market. Wry observations, social commentary, political ranting and blunt honesty make this a refreshingly different view of Mexico, away from the crystal seas of Cancun and the bucolic ease of gringo retiree communes.
America's Heroes:; Untold Stories of Honor, Courage and Sacrifice
By J. Jackson Owensby
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,730. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Combat wounded veterans from World War II, Korea, Bosnia, Vietnam, Afghanistan and Iraq tell their stories in their own words for the first time.
Against All Odds - a Miracle of Holocaust Survival
By Edith Lucas Pagelson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,580. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The personal story of a young Jewish girl trapped in Nazi Germany. Separated from her younger sister, Edith and her mother witness the farce of the Red Cross visit to Terezin, escape the gas chambers of Auschwitz, and survive the labor camps of the Russian Front. This is a story of horror and miracles, and of triumph against all odds.
OPEN HEART RUNNER: searching for meaning after my heart stopped
By Gregory Marchand
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 49,650. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2012 by Agio Publishing House. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
When Gregory Marchand suffered a cardiac arrest after an 8K race and was without a pulse for 20 minutes, few thought he'd survive. This inspiring story tells how he battled through a coma, heart surgery and debilitating brain injury to search for the meaning behind his survival that doctors called miraculous. Gregory's meditative memoir offers insight into how nearly dying can bring new life.
A Wolf's Moon: A Helicopter Pilot's Story
By Hank Sands
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 58,520. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2012 by Agio Publishing House. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Set in the glorious mountains and plains of the Yukon, North West Territories, Alberta and British Columbia, A Wolf's Moon is a gripping account of Hank Sands' adventures during his 18 years piloting helicopters. Hank Sands joined the RCAF in 1956 and piloted the Canadian-built CF-100 all-weather fighter, before leaving the RCAF to fly helicopters for charter companies. He lives in Victoria, BC.
Silence Is Multi-Colored In My World
By Red Haircrow
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,400. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2012 by Flying With Red Haircrow. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian
(5.00 from 1 review)
An imaginative collection of memories and observations written from the perspective of a young man who was orphaned early, who was gay, deaf and Russian. He was simple and complex, light-hearted and serious, whimsical and infinitely strong, and when he loved, he loved with all his heart and soul. Winner in Rainbow Awards 2012 category: best biography/memoir.
Hello Bitches!
By Kristina Bravo
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,080. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2012 by Rhetorical Ratatouille. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Chick Lit
Hello Bitches! is not for the close-minded. Or else it might cause a heart attack. The book is about the scandalous life of Georgina Vogue and her party animal friends who lived life in hedonistic mode. The stories are told in the author’s gossipy manner of talking about socially acceptable topics like love and friendship, as well as thought-provoking subjects such as alcohol, drugs, sex…
Recuerdos de Antes y Entonces
By Kali Amanda Browne
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,050. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Cuando sueñas, cada imagen y cada sentimiento es una memoria de ti mismo. "Recuerdos" es una colección de recuerdos, directamente de mis diarios de los años 1997 – 2007. Por supuesto, cada recuerdo cambia de año a año tal como aumentamos nuestra propia sabiduría. Con suerte, cada recuerdo hablara de una belleza verdadera y trascendental. Los recuerdos son el arte del alma.
All I Had Was Your Birth Certificate
By Lucy Cleary
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 14,240. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book is a true-life story of a young mother's struggles, heartache and pain after losing her child. She was abandoned by both of her parents at a young age. She was deceived and betrayed by someone she trusted and thought was her friend.You have to read this heart-warming life changing story and experience a voyage that is one of the most exhilarating miraculous adventure.
Same Dance Different Tune 2: Motherhood in My 40s
By Triish Rechichi
Price: $9.97 USD. Words: 23,180. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Trish Rechichi, at age 43, gave up a high-flying marketing career to have her first baby. How does a rising corporate star and passionate community volunteer arrive at a decision like this?
A Bleeding Brain "A True Story"
By Andrew S. Bloom
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 30,570. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the true inspirational story of Andrew Bloom who as a healthy young man learned he had a malformation in his brainstem causing strokes and brain bleeds. In spite of the “end of life” event, he persevered, fighting to live just one more day at a time. He graduated from college, got married and had two children. He fights his battle daily, and describes the challenges he has encountered.