Books tagged: memoir

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Brook Trout and the Writing Life
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 34,940. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2011 by Eno Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Novelist Craig Nova's memoir reveals the life of an American novelist in the modern age. Joy, fear, love, children, fishing, friends, marriage are some of the elements of his wonderful life in which the personal and the literary are inextricably intertwined. It is a drama of what goes on just beyond the surface of the writing life.
Departures
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,770. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The is a moving book of poetry by an upstate New York hospice Chaplain. The poems about true experiences from working with terminally ill patients. Most of the poems are written in an Ancient Japanese style called a Haibun. A Haibun is a combination of a brief narrative plus a Haiku. As you might expect many of the stories are moving but surprisingly there is also humor. Enjoy
4.5 Years
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,190. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
The true story of a young Scottish soldier stranded in France during WW2 and sent to a Prisoner-of-War camp. With his forced companions, he fought his own war to stay alive and keep his humanity,in a world where one egg is an illegal treasure, where knives are hidden and get used, where Jewish prisoners are glimpsed and, inexplicably, disappear. This book is a tribute to the human spirit.
The Single Girl's Guide To Egg Freezing
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 17,190. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Motherhood
What do you do if your clock is ticking, you're not dating someone you want to raise a child with and you don't relish the idea of being a single parent? This inspirational, first-person account looks at egg freezing as an empowering option. The author demystifies the process as she shares her journey with you. The book comes with a resource guide and plenty of practical information.
Anyone for Love? Poems by John Howard Reid
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,060. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
An anthology of over 100 original poems, ANYONE FOR LOVE includes major prize-winners in top writing contests. However, no less than 72 poems are published here for the first time. Reid decided to include only work he still enjoyed reading and reciting, even though some excluded poems had attracted critical acclaim. Reid's own favorites are his tribute to Walt Disney's pal, Ub Iwerks, and "Love".
Pieces of Paper: A short story set in Tokyo
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Price: Free! Words: 6,880. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A chance encounter brings a hint of romance to a young woman's journey through the streets of Tokyo. Author Jeannie Lin's semi-autobiographical short story explores questions of identity and connectedness in the digital age. Author's note: All proceeds from the sale of this story will be donated to the Red Cross for the relief effort in Japan.
Doorways to Significance: Finding Peace, Power, Passion
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,770. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
It's never too late to change the brokenness.
Nickels for the Plate
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,220. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2011 by New Summerfield Press. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Whiskeypalians and country Baptists fight for the soul of the young David Davis during his summer trips to mid-fifties East Texas--with hilarious results...And who says you can't fight the preacher for the last piece of white meat at Sunday dinner?
Behind The Walled Garden of Apartheid
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Price: $6.93 USD. Words: 73,760. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Africa
Set against the backdrop of the draconian apartheid regime, Behind the Walled Garden of Apartheid, Datnow’s memoir of growing up in South Africa deftly conjures up the era's blatant racism and the rich African landscape. The author vividly recreates her growing up years as white and Jewish at the height of the apartheid regime.
Ghellow Road
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,580. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ghellow Road is a literary diary of a young girl's journey through the tangled labyrinth that is her life. Theresa's story begins in a large midwestern city where she is born to loving parents in 1965. For a brief moment in time, her life is full, as is her heart, and the world is hers to receive without consequence.