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Operation Pied Piper
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,520. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
A Historical Event. This is a True Story of a group of World War 2 Evacuees from Glasgow Scotland.Events are true and related to my own personal experience as an eight year old Evacuee-About what transpired on the 1st September 1939-The place where my brother and I were transported to, and what followed. It relates also - the the events that occurred, during the war after I was brought home again.
Identity?: A Hair Memoir
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 19,250. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
In this memoir, Chanell J. Wilson revisits her hair journey; in hopes of finding peace with her image in an American Society.
Phantom Limb: A Meditation on Memory
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,080. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013 by Foreverland Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Essay » Literature
Phantom Limb is a wise and courageous memoir that moves between past and present, chronicling an adult daughter’s journey through the final years of her parents’ lives. A story of discovering love through adversity as well as an inquiry into contemporary neurology and spiritual life, Phantom Limb is a moving meditation on the struggle to make peace with physical and emotional ghosts of the past.
Why My Father Ran
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,250. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Holocaust, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A powerful and emotional biography of holocaust survivor, Sam Shatz, as told by his daughter. Leaving his memoirs intact, she has painstakingly transcribed them from numerous sources so you can 'hear his story in his voice.' Henia shares what it was like to grow up as the daughter of a holocaust survivor.
Along the Shores of Lake Superior
Price: Free! Words: 41,990. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A series of narratives of canoeing and rowing adventures along the shores of Lake Superior from 1906 to 1951 by Wallace L. Quimby & friends.
Australian Son: the story of Ned Kelly
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 115,000. Language: Australian English. Published: March 30, 2013 by Network Creative Services. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
A century and one-third after his death, Ned Kelly’s not forgotten, and it’s hard to believe that Australians will ever forget him. In his own lifetime he passed into folklore, as Max Brown makes clear, so where is he now? This is not an easy question, but wherever he is, Max Brown’s book is part of the answer.
The Pickaxe Killers: Karla Faye Tucker & Daniel Garrett (A True Crime Short)
Series: R. Barri Flowers Murder Chronicles. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,830. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
The Pickaxe Killers by the bestselling author of The Sex Slave Murders, R. Barri Flowers, is an 8000 word true crime tale about Karla Faye Tucker and Daniel Garrett, who used a pickaxe to murder two people in Houston, Texas, in June 1983, the back story, and its equally compelling aftermath.
Petit n'oublie jamais qui tu es
Price: $21.99 USD. Words: 53,590. Language: French. Published: March 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Biography
"Tout fait Retour". Tel est le secret de l’ancien mysticisme Perse, axé sur la lutte entre le bien et le mal. Secret que découvre progressivement M. Parfait, épithète ironique donnée à ce 'Surhomme' venu de l'Iran actuel, éternel errant qui s'interroge en boucle sur le sens des choses, les contradictions intimes de l'être, le devenir chaotique d'un monde en quête de Grands Hommes et créateurs.
Huomenna hoitoon
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,300. Language: Finnish. Published: March 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
Päiväkirjamuotoisia merkintöjä läheisistä alkoholisteista, asunnottomista (alkoholin takia) ja rahanvippaajista (alkoholin takia). Lupauksilla ja hyvillä päätöksillä ei ole palaneen puupennin arvoa. Terveenä tai edes elossa pysyminen seuraavaan päivään asti on epävarmaa.
Pieces of Sky: a memoir
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,280. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Pieces of Sky: a memoir is more than just another tragic story. It is a tale of true redemption from the inside out; a reminder that even in life’s bleakest circumstances, there is always a glimmer of hope. Told with touching humor and audacity, it will capture even the most skeptical reader’s heart and leave them rooting for Noelle Cablay from beginning to end.
The Pencil Case
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 123,950. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A hit on the head with a pencil case began Paul Wilson's lifelong battle against the system and the pencil-pushers who tormented him. Neither wrongful incarceration nor childhood abuse and deprivation could break Paul Wilson’s indomitable spirit, but survival meant an endless battle against the system that stole him from his family and denied him his freedom and his identity.
Omens and religion in Pushkin’s life
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 31,860. Language: Russian. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
В книге ярко и увлекательно рассказывается о русских оригиналах XIX века: Ф.Толстом, М.Лунине и Н.Б.Юсупове, в повести «Приметы и религия в жизни Пушкина» жизнь великого поэта освещается с малоизвестной стороны. Очерки о декабристах дают живые портреты Чернышёвых и Голицына, а рассказ «Казнь» - страшную картину суда и казни руководителей восстания.
Independently Blue: Diary of a Drunk French Woman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,310. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Independently Blue is the raw diary of a French expatriate woman in her mid thirties living in New York City. A document kept throughout four years and four continents, fueled by wine, love, and loss.
TBI - Our Never Ending Journey
Price: $7.69 USD. Words: 24,110. Language: British English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
An excellent distraction for anyone staying in hospital, hilarious & funny, this story will put a smile on your face. A better gift than a box of chocolates or a bunch of flowers, this story will keep you laughing and full of cheer and maybe you too will be able to relate to some of the scenarios the author has experienced. An easy reading comedy for all age groups that may of had a hospital stay.
The Johmalites
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 71,610. Language: American English. Published: March 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
When the attacks become too numerous, many women and children are sent to the interior of Eastern Germany… My grandparents refuse to vacate their house and instead stay behind. As I look back just before turning the corner, I see my doggy Teddy sitting in the middle of the road looking at me with sad eyes, wondering why he can't come along.
Kiss Chronicles
Price: Free! Words: 68,650. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(4.92 from 12 reviews)
When I turned 30 without getting my first kiss — yes, you read that right. Read over it again if you need to. Anyway, when I turned 30, I decided I had to take action and get a first kiss to be remembered. So I devised a method to get my first kiss in a way that would be guaranteed to make it meaningful: I would auction off my first kiss for charity.
Malibu Nanny: Adventures of the Former Kardashian Nanny
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,440. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Malibu Nanny is a memoir written by the former Kardashian Nanny, Pam Behan. Pam took care of Brandon and Brody Jenner, as well as Kourtney, Kim, Khloe, and Robert Kardashian, spending nearly a decade in Hollywood as one of the original Beverly Hills nannies.
...And Then They Won Gold: Stepping Stones to Swimming Excellence - Volume 1
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 127,430. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Swimming & Diving, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Learn how eight of the greatest male swimmers in recent swimming history progressed from summer league swimming to collectively win 28 Olympic Gold Medals. Included are technique tips from the swimmers themselves and practice samples from each stage of their development.
Making Losing Fun
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,360. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
Peter Franzella was excellent in bringing high-limit gamblers to Las Vegas. His success in producing over sixty million dollars in revenue got the attention of Nevada authorities. His association with organized crime and collecting gambling loses started an investigation by Nevada Gaming Control. It was the first step to closing down one of the largest producers of gamblers to Nevada.
Love Crazy
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 110,580. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013 by Martin Sisters Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The discovery of a forbidden box of letters sends author Selby McPhee on a fascinating and painful journey through her family’s history in the first half of the American twentieth century. On the box’s lid is a provocative warning: “Personal letters of Mr. and Mrs. J. J. Fleming, Jr ~ to be destroyed unopened.” The secrets begin to finally unfold.