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Tales of an Enchanted Boyhood
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 73,660. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014 by We Green Solutions. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The 3rd outstanding memoir by Dr Philip G Veerasingam covers the period 1940 to 1960, a revolved era of a simpler life in Ceylon and follows closely on his previous work, Remembered Vignettes – the life of a medical student in Ceylon of the early 1960s and Cry of the Devil Bird – incidents in the life of a surgeon working in Ceylon from 1965 to 2005.
I'll Blame It On The Wind
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 163,630. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Austin Macauley Publishers are honoured to announce the publication of ‘I'll Blame it on the Wind' by Mathew Colbert. This heart wrenching story details horrific physical and sexual abuse, and is at its core, a tale of survival.
The Mayor: How I Turned Around Los Angeles After Riots, an Earthquake and the O.J. Simpson Murder Trial
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,400. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014 by Post Hill Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The only Republican to be elected mayor in Los Angeles in the last 40 years, the core of Richard J. Riordan’s success as a politician, philanthropist, and businessman has always been empowering people and getting things done with clear-eyed, compassionate pragmatism. In this book, he shares how he brilliantly turned around L.A. after it faced near disaster.
A Thailand Diary 1 January - 31 December
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,940. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
One of a series of books on Thailand culture and lifestyle, written in a diary format and introducing real Thai people. Read what the Thais feel about the culture shock that foreigners usually experience during their visits here and be entertained by the surprises that Westerners find in their contact with the Thais. A readable and often humourous book with entries that are fun to browse. . .
Baby Steps: A Personal Journey with God through a Lifetime of Pain and Heartache
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,470. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
"Baby Steps: A Personal Journey with God through a Lifetime of Pain and Heartache," is a book about the author's journey through many years of pain and heartache...a journey that led her through twenty-one painful knee surgeries...counseling for sexual abuse and the loss of many things. Come and see how God took a life of despair and exchanged it for a heart that could reach out to others in need.
Jurnalul Opheliei
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 29,660. Language: Romanian. Published: September 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
"Jurnalul Opheliei" este oglindirea adolescentei expuse pericolelor societăţii contemporane, în care părinţii îşi desconsideră copiii şi sexul se promovează încă de la cele mai fragede vârste, devenind, la un moment dat, o sursă sigură de venit.
Steve Jobs Bio: The Unauthorized Autobiography
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,170. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Steve Jobs in his own words. Get a unique insight into the mind of one of the most influential thinkers, creators and entrepreneurs of all time. The man responsible for ringing in the digital age, known for his perfectionist attitude and futuristic vision. Hear his story from the advent of the personal computer to revolutionizing the handheld industry with the iPod, iPhone and iPad and more.
The Whore of the Tabernacle
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 83,420. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Henry Woodiss was the simple English gamekeeper whose love affair with his employer’s wife propelled him into one of the most sensational scandals of the nineteen twenties. Late in life,Woodiss recounted his version of these events. His memoir has recently been discovered and is now published in three volumes, the first of which is On The Day The Dutch Surrendered.
DAYS of FEAR
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,540. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 26, 2014 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
A true story of horror, bloodshed and courage… The Irish Republican Army, supported by many Catholic priests, became involved in murderous attacks and bombings. The Troubles in Northern Ireland exploded into outright armed rebellion. In 1970, Britain's MI6 thrust into the bloody fray a young former commando, the ideologue Maurice Tansey. his true story ....
No-One Famous
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Price: Free! Words: 47,040. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Born in 1972, Ton-Teg, Wales. I went unnoticed to most of the known world but I made my mark on so many people like they did with me. Here are some of my favorite memories from some of the best times of my life. I hope you enjoy.
Miracle on 91st Street
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,870. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Joseph Parenti was hit by a stolen speeding car. His life was turned upside down in a few minutes. His heart stopped three times and he suffered a traumatic brain injury.
The Struggle: My Life and Legacy
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 38,870. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
Live life until you run out of life! is the inspiring mantra of eighty-seven-year-old Bernice Sims. She was born during The Great Depression, a protester during the Civil Rights era, and a young single mother who raised six children. Sims has penned her struggles to offer hope and encouragement to future generations.
Il est une fois O
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Price: $8.50 USD. Words: 22,510. Language: French. Published: September 26, 2014 by Benjamin Nemopode. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Récit testamentaire d'un bouddha contemporain, pour tous et tous les autres bouddhas à venir, plus de mille
After Lady C
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 96,790. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Henry Woodiss was the simple English gamekeeper whose love affair with his employer’s wife propelled him into one of the most sensational scandals of the nineteen twenties. Late in life,Woodiss recounted his version of these events. His memoir has recently been discovered and is now published in three volumes, the first of which is On The Day The Dutch Surrendered.
Carry on Padre - Memoir of an Army Chaplain in Apartheid South Africa
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,980. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"Carry on Padre" is the inside story of a young man’s journey through National Service in Apartheid South Africa. This memoir reveals the doubts, fears and uncertainties that were all too common for many in South Africa of that era. What was the right thing to do? By doing National Service, did you condone official policies of discrimination? "Very highly recommended" Peter Chapman, SADF Veteran.
Fly At Five
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,240. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A book of short stories about high flying adventures as a helicopter pilot for a TV news station.
Tsunami Reflections - Otsuchi Remembered
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 56,920. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This book details the fate of Otsuchi, the author’s retirement home, as a microcosm of the horrific tsunami that destroyed Japan’s Sanriku Coast on March 11, 2011. The narrative provides geographical and historical context and reflects on the tsunami’s aftermath, loss of family members and home, mass funerals, cultural aspects, humanitarian efforts, and plans for recovery.
Against The Flow - A True Story Beginning in 1930s Outback Australia
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,760. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Life growing up in outback Queensland was tough in the 1930's. Ruth Ann Jellet should know, she lived it. In Against The Flow, her first book written just shy of her 80th birthday, she recalls the hardship and memories of a Queensland long gone.
Les Mémoires de la marquise de la Rochejaquelein
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Price: $1.32 USD. Words: 136,160. Language: French. Published: September 23, 2014 by Philippe Prisson. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Ces Mémoires racontent les batailles, les grands désastres, les misères qui marquent les plus funestes guerres civiles de l’histoire de France, la Guerre de Vendée.
In the Shadow of the Wind
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,040. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
There is life after loss. Through a sequence of extraordinary events, In the Shadow of the Wind tells how one ordinary woman learns to dance on the threshold of fear, to cherish every moment of life, and to believe in her inner resources to conquer adversity.