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Treading Clams
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,550. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Treading Clams is a young man's memoir of growing up in a small seaside town at the end of the Second World War. Like the Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, John "The Crabber" White takes us on eight different life changing adventures across an all American landscape. He reminds us of a more romantic time when children grew up unsupervised on the streets and back lots of small town America.
Alguém que Une o Céu e a Terra
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 46,170. Language: Portuguese. Published: October 24, 2014 by Byakko Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
O título deste livro "Alguém que une o Céu e a Terra", se relaciona à experiência espiritual de Masahisa Goi que possibilitou a união do Céu (a verdadeira forma do Ego) com a Terra (o ser humano carnal). Ele acreditava que através deste livro, progressivamente, irá aumentar o número de indivíduos que se conscientizem dessa realidade.
One Who Unites Heaven and Earth
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 46,500. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014 by Byakko Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Japanese philospher and spiritual leader Masahisa Goi traces his own life, from his childhood and youth, to his early adulthood during and after World War II, to the experiences and training that led to his spiritual awakening. The title 'One Who Unites Heaven and Earth' represents the unification of Mr. Goi's divine, or heavenly, self with his physical, or earthly, self.
The Golden Genius: The Amazing Life of Maria Altmann
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,530. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Maria Altmann and her husband fled their homeland when the Nazi regime came to Austria and threatened their lives. They left their loved ones, their property, and everything that was in it--including their family’s artwork. Altmann eventually settled in the United States, but did not forget the past that was stolen from her. Several dozens of years later, Altmann had her day in court, and change
Two Drinks At A Night's Waltz
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You set the price! Words: 6,040. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I was biking in the Inner Sunset on a Monday afternoon. I stopped to send out a group text to some friends about how their day was. One of them, Angela, texted me back, asking me to come to Cow Hollow for a drink. After biking for an hour. I got ready and was dropped off at Nineteenth Avenue where I waited for the bus. What followed was a night of making choices while somewhat drunk . . .
Remember Your Name
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 70,140. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Holocaust
From living in the Lodz ghetto at age ten to surviving the hells of Auschwitz and a death march at fifteen, Teddy Znamirowski faced unfathomable horrors, narrowly escaping death time and time again. Liberated at sixteen, it was not until the Bricha approached him and he became a lead operative – smuggling thousands of refugees across country borders – that he finally began his life again.
The True Definition of Freedom
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,410. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
We are living in a time of great change. As our universe becomes conscious and expands to greater heights, the energy of consciousness will be available for humanity. Who will learn what it really means to be free spiritual and mental freedoms will lead one on the true path of eternal life.
Colors of Oppression
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 11,890. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Charles Carpenter, the author of the revered memoir Handcuffed does it again with Colors of Oppression. The well written narrative explores the anatomy of the often hostile, racially divided prison environment detailing the social and psychological ramifications of oppression, and describes the wisdom needed to navigate through a microcosm of hatred, racism, deception, & prison...
A Broken Boy On The Broken Road
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Price: Free! Words: 89,610. Language: Canadian English. Published: October 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The story is set in Canada and winds its way from the nation's capital city, Ottawa, to towns and cities from British Columbia to Quebec. A young male child is born into a world that is dark with hidden secrets of incest and abuse. This story traces that young child's story until he finally breaks free in order to begin a new life in a new place to call home.
Sathyam Sivam Sundaram Volume 3
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Series: Sathyam Sivam Sundaram. Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 93,130. Language: British English. Published: October 21, 2014 by Sri Sathya Sai Sadhana Trust, Publications Division. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
This third volume of “Sathyam Sivam Sundaram” narrates the life history of Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba, covering the period 1969 to 1972.
Walk Into The Unknown
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 168,720. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
One summer in 1960 an au pair flew into London from Switzerland. Alone in the soot and bombsites, she hoped only to broaden her horizons and improve her English. A stranger to Britain at a time when television was new, abortion was illegal and some said the Beatles were crap, her father expected her back within a year.
Be a Man: How I Spent One Year Drinking, Shaving, Farming, and Fathering My Way Toward Masculinity
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,840. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
When Peter Andre wed the love of his life, he assumed he would cross two thresholds at once: marriage and manhood. But months after he exchanged vows, Peter is the same passive-aggressive man-child he has always been. In an effort to become a rugged, rustic, capital-M Man, Peter decides to complete a different manly activity every week for an entire year.
It's A Dog's Life For The Other Half
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 54,750. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
Steve Ankers’ wife Margaret and brother John have been vets all their lives, so Steve has spent a large part of his life helping them through amusing, harrowing and occasionally disgusting encounters with creatures of all varieties, shapes and sizes. This is a very well-written account of life working closely – sometimes TOO closely - with animals.
Killing Me Softly: A Cri de Coeur from Benzo Land
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You set the price! Words: 20,810. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
The author's personal story of accidental benzodiazepine addiction, which has become a lifelong nightmare: this book is the author's cri de coeur, or cry from the heart, on behalf of himself, as well all who suffer, most often silently, from this widespread affliction. The slow poison in question, for the author, is Valium or Diazepam. It's also a personal story about medical ethics and terror.
Screaming Meemies
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,240. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
"I drink to soften the past and dull the present and postpone the future. I drink because I'm lonely. I drink because I'm scared." With fascinating insights into the world of addiction, this remarkable true story reveals the lives of three women as they rise from the harrowing depths of self-destruction and journey towards redemption.
Bonded By Water
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Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 109,270. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Memoirs of Family and Friends and a unique chronicle of success, surprise, comedy, and tragedy. Three generations of the author’s family and friends will move you from laughter to tears with their creatively linked stories. Follow the Olson family from Minnesota to the wild coast of Southeast Alaska, all the way to the South China Sea and back again. And through it all is the sea: challenger, mo
Te Ao Wiremu Bill's World
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Price: $3.90 USD. Words: 32,800. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Te Ao Wiremu Bill's World Honorary Black, Thirty years on the East Coast Bill Rosoman Spent 29 years living and working on the East Coast of the North Island of New Zealand above Gisborne. This is his yarn about his life there and the funny and not so funny things that happened.
Woman Defined
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
How do you define a woman? Do you define her by her experiences in the past? Her choices in the present? Or her dreams for the future? This collection of poems illustrates the defining moments in the life of the poet. Moments that shaped the choices she made and held her back from truly living in the present. In coming to terms with the past, one can let go of it, and enjoy the present.
Steve Reeves Legends Never Die
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,810. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
This book is about my life with Steve ("Hercules") Reeves, during the last seven years of his life. It is written from the perspective of a woman who was (and will always be) deeply, madly in love with Steve Reeves, the incomparable, world class bodybuilder, larger-than-life actor and last, but not least, rancher, horse breeder and author. Dozens of heretofore unpublished pictures included
Hard Time 2nd Edition: Locked Up Abroad Raving Arizona
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Series: The English Shaun Trilogy. Price: Free! Words: 115,510. Language: British English. Published: October 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
As shown on TV worldwide on Nat Geo’s Locked Up/Banged Up Abroad, Hard Time is the story of how Shaun Attwood, an educated Englishman, survived Arizona’s deadliest jail run by "America's toughest sheriff," Joe Arpaio.