Books tagged: memoir

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In The Beginning
Price: Free! Words: 1,790. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2010. Categories:
A few of my many memories
The American Letters
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 31,650. Language: French. Published: March 29, 2010 by MilSpeak Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
The American Letters is a first-hand account of travels to a French village for an international convention of towns with the name “Beaufort.” Fresh lessons about customs and attitudes from hosts who know the true meaning of “hospitalité.” Completely bilingual text in English and French. Great resource for learners of either language.
I Saw Them Ride Away
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 133,210. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2010 by Castle Knob Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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Harry Arthur Gant lived at the intersection of the Old West and the New West. He was a cowboy in Colorado during the 1890s and a silent-film cameraman in Hollywood. He tells his story with a distinctive mix of Old West plain speaking and New West sophistication, with the rough edges left on. This memoir spans two of the most fascinating parts of America's past.
The Therapist's New Clothes
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,250. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Depression
"I believed so wholeheartedly in psychotherapy that I became a psychotherapist." In The Therapist's New Clothes, author Judith D. Schwartz tells of training as a therapist, shifting back and forth between her experience as beginning clinician and her own increasingly devastating treatment. It is the story of the author's belief system crumbling--and how she comes out the other side.
Gifts from Nola
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,650. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2010. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
My first visit home to New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina.
So Much More Than A Game
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 58,810. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
During one magical summer, a group of young boys played baseball with heart, spirit and joy, but not at the beginning of the season. Starting as a disparate group, some unhappy with being stuck with a woman coach, some battling their egos, some battling their confidence and some battling their fears, they grew into a team with purpose, and unity, and with a never quit attitude, and they had fun.
By Heart: A Mother's Story of Children and Learning at Home
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 40,340. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2010 by Clover Valley Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
If you or someone you know is considering home schooling, this book will give you an inside look at the experience. "By Heart" introduces readers to a family discovering a freer form of education complete with some joy and some struggle. Issues such as the home school decision, socialization, and the economics of co-parenting are examined in this delightful and provocative memoir.
The Purple Golf Cart: Stories of an Unconventional Grandma
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 78,690. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Gay and lesbian
The true story of a Florida woman who hid her lesbian identity for two decades. When she finally came out, she lost custody of her young children, thrusting her into activism. But it was her irreverent sense of humor that helped her to survive. It's a story of resilience and passion for social justice. Homelessness, depression, failed relationships gave way to forgiveness, success, and self love.
Dear Jack: Tracking the journey from only child to big brother
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,140. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
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A series of letters from a father to his three-year-old son, written during his wife's pregnancy with Baby Two. The focus is how the new baby will change the family dynamic, but the letters also touch on the issues of raising a three-year-old, placing him in a difficult day care situation and facing the death of a great-grandparent.
The Tapestry of Grace - Crafted by the Divine Weaver
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 77,080. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Astrology, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
A memoir, Lorraine Miller writes of her incredible spiritual journey, both heartbreaking and inspiring. She weaves a multi-colored tapestry of her quest to true self with startling revelations and quantum-consciousness experiences. Annotated with astrological insights which give validation to her life events, this book is timely and can help others learn how to navigate these confusing times.