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Bastard Windows
By Stu Strang
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 19,280. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
From a difficult upbringing of verbal and physical abuse from his father, two nervous breakdowns, four years of post-traumatic stress, two suicide attempts, his life raped in all aspects from the confines of controlled religion, Bastard Windows is the true life story of Reverend Stu Strang on his healing 99-days through Europe to live love. Packed with heart warming confessions and unique humour.
After The Bombs - My Berlin
By Heidi Sieg-Smith
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 85,260. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This recollection begins with the life of a German family at the beginning of the First World War and continues with their struggles in the aftermath of the Second World War. After the war Berlin was mostly rubble and the Cold War was heating up. The Berlin Blockade and the construction of The Wall placed the city in the center of the Cold War.
Take What You Got And Fly With It
By Jennifer Kathleen Gibbons
You set the price! Words: 31,600. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012. Category: Essay » Literature
From Preface: I always wanted to have something out there in the world published; I always thought I would walk into Borders and find a book of mine there. But Borders closed, the world changed... Now I had to get something out there before I was forty.the art of reinvention doesn't have to be overly dramatic.. it's about being who you are.
220: S I F T I N G ~ The Alien Battle Royale or How we met the Spirit of Kurt Cobain
By Israel Light
Price: $15.97 USD. Words: 14,020. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2012 by Eternal Youth Empire. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
"220" deals with the themes of spiritual contact, channeling from beyond, alien encounters, unexplained phenomena such as stigmata; telepathy, remote viewing, and remote influencing. To read an interview that clarifies the intention behind this work, google Fysche. Thank you. *special thanks to Von Launius for suggesting the title of this work.
Problem-Solving 101: Can You Solve the Problem?
By David Bruce
Price: Free! Words: 7,690. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
On the banks of the Chickahominy River, George Armstrong Custer once listened for a while to his superior officers argue about the depth of the river, then he solved the problem of determining how deep the river was. How did he do it?
No stranger to the P45 - Volume One
By Dan W.Griffin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 105,530. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Hailed by one reader as "The funniest (they) have ever read" while Andy McNab, author of the acclaimed war memoir 'Bravo Two Zero' wrote simply, "Buy this book (or else!)" Visit the author's website for a chance to win Volume Two, or download the 'London 2012 Olympic Jubilee Special Edition' to your device now! If you enjoyed this, please leave a comment. If you didn't... then please do not!
The Farm: Walking with the Past, Johnston Family History
By Melanie Ridilla
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,510. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
History and anecdotes of the Johnston Family Farm and the Johnstons who've lived there.
Spirit of the Stones: A Retrieval of Earth Wisdom
By Amalia Camateros
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 120,040. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
Earth shares the spirit of its wisdom with us at all times. All we have to do is stop, be still and listen to the silent voice of the EarthSpeak! In this true story, the author completes an ancient Earth assignment as a “secretary to the stones” to tap into the vital storehouse of wisdom to access the wealth of knowledge crucial to living in resonance with ourselves, our planet and beyond.
Tales of Bien Hoa
By Robert Chappelear
Series: Tales of Viet Nam, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,910. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012. Category: 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.
Chasing Semolina, love and the perfect pasta dish
By Piero Manno
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 76,210. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
What happens when a chef in a California town decides to open his own restaurant against the wishes of his domineering, superstitious, and hopelessly old-country mother?
A Tree Change...at any age--and the risks/rewards in meeting a man on the Internet!
By PATRIA CANNING
Price: Free! Words: 46,630. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
0.75 star(4.67 from 3 reviews)
When Patria and Jack moved to a hobby farm in a beautiful Australian valley, life seemed to get better every year. With Jack constantly affirming his happiness and gaining Australian citizenship, his trusting partner was dumbfounded to discover he had covertly resurrected an old romance and that Stella was coming from USA to share his life, saying, 'I will share my toys, but not my man'!
Trucker
By Merlin Sprague
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,990. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
This is the true story of trucking in the United States. It's not like in the funny papers or on TV. It's a way of life that will surprise most people. Follow a year with Merlin and Jo as they drive their semi across the country.
Drifting into Oblivion
By Andrew Ian Dodge
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,780. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
You're 39, just got married and everything looks bright until the sudden discovery of colon cancer. A first hand account of the events that follow written by Andrew Ian Dodge and his wife Kim Dodge. A percentage of the proceeds will go to Maine Cancer Foundation.
What is Love? My Question...God's Answer
By Jennifer E. Michaels
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 89,010. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity / Jehovah’s Witnesses
A Memoir About Overcoming Spiritual Abuse
Prisoner of War (POW) #74324
By Robert Stermscheg
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,940. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Real heroes aren’t born. Rather, they are ordinary people who have risen to meet seemingly insurmountable challenges in the face of adversity. What really defines a person is the way they face those obstacles and overcome them. We don’t have to look to Hollywood to find examples; in fact, we need look no further than our backyards. My backyard, that is. My father, my dad, John Stermscheg, is such
The Serial Killer Compendium
By RJ Parker
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 70,850. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
This book is a compilation of my 'Serial Killer Files Series' and comprised of the following five Ebooks: Unsolved Serial Killings Women Who Kill Case Closed: Serial Killers Captured No Killing in The Hallways (School Shootings) Doctors Who Killed All these books are available individually. This compilation will soon be available in paperback.
Saudi Bodyguard
By Mark Young
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 150,390. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The working life of a bodyguard for the Saudi's and the unusual experiences he faced. Experiences of a bodyguard that worked with the upper echelons of the Saudi Arabian royal family and others.
The Perennial Freshman
By George Whiteman
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 127,800. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2012 by shelfstealers. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"I remember [George] as being the most creative photographer and designer that I ever worked with. After he painted my thumb and applied the star, he photographed what may be one of the most famous album covers ever. How can you forget a guy like this? I had no idea he was a writer. His writing is as creative and scintillating as the rest of his talents and personality.” —Don McLean (American Pie)
Pizzles in Paradise
By John Hicks
Series: An English Vet's Life in New Zealand, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,010. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
John Hicks is an English trained vet. In a quirky yet literate style this memoir describes his education, courtship and subsequent emigration to New Zealand with Viv, his young wife. His numerous anecdotes are lively and good-humoured, occasionally poignant and often hilarious. It will be enjoyed by all those who love animals, have owned a pet, worked on a farm or read James Herriot.
I Hate My In-laws
By Debbie Carrington-Klein
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,360. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
How can it be that the love of your life can come accompanied with such criticizing and audacious family members? The subject of belligerent in-laws is a common and yet sensitive issue and one that will resonate with millions of people around the world.I am certain that this book will strike a chord with just about anybody who is married and will identify with the hapless wife,who tries to please.