Books tagged: memoir

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Kickstart My Heart
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 72,770. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A Carnival of Dating Disasters: An hilarious, raw account of separation and divorce en route to new love.
My Wholly Heartbreaking Heretic
Price: Free! Words: 36,800. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » USA
Part Two in The Duck and The Doe series. Takes place in the 1970s in the American West, where two immortals with a complicated relationship are invovled in a complicated plot to exploit hippies.
Hello My Sin Is: & Other Taboos Writer's Shouldn't Discuss
Price: Free! Words: 21,380. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
On the verge of social isolation, a once-conceited starving artist is confronted with his shadow-self and, as he chronicles the gritty journey into his soul through a collection of personal essays, he begins to examine his sins. Discovering his truths, he finds the courage to adapt to change and in the process stops his pride from consuming him, and ruining not just his work but also his life.
A World Torn Asunder: The Life and Triumph of Constantin C. Giurescu
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 143,560. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2012 by Bettie Youngs Book Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
A biography of Constantin Giurescu, Romania’s leading historian who in a war-torn Romania is confined to the notorious Sighet penitentiary. His diary was put in a glass jar, buried, then smuggled out by Dr. Paul E. Michelson—who does the FOREWORD for this book). An account from the turn of the century to the fall of Communism, the sellout of Eastern Europe and finally, the rise of modern Romania.
Sons of Suicide
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 69,430. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An insightful, viscerally emotional memoir, Sons of Suicide relates the story of a young man’s life after losing his Mother to suicide—and succeeding, in spite of experiencing one of the most devastating tragedies known to man.
High Country Headwaters: An Anthology
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,730. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
In this collection the reader will find an intriguing variety of writings, some poignant and personal, others humorous or elegant--a collection of brief delights and moving moments. The anthology ranges from scary ghost stories to hilarious mishaps, from sentimental reminiscences and lyrical verse to romance and mysteries.
Whisper
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 72,290. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Alternative family
Jennifer follows her father as he moves their family through assorted university teaching positions and wives. As the women come and go, many leaving him with custody of their children, it is Jennifer who remains his constant companion. But the years of chaos take their toll and when she learns the price her youngest sister has paid for family, she must choose whom to protect and whom to abandon.
Sorcerers And Cigarettes: Falling Off the Map in Burma
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,850. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
What would you do if you found staring up at an assault rifle in the jungle reaches of one of the most isolated countries on earth? In this funny, thoughtful, bone-breaking account, Daniel Isaac Combs brings us to the edge and back again in modern Myanmar, revealing just what life is like in a country in the midst of profound and historic change.
Behind Whispering Pines
Price: Free! Words: 8,850. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Imagine growing up hearing you are nothing. Imagine believing you are predestined to be useless and worthless. Imagine believing you are unlovable and TWO mothers despised you enough to either toss you aside or abuse you.
Ocracoke Island
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,370. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
Georgia decides to take her boyfriend Bone on a sojourn to Ocracoke Island, North Carolina for a respite from the electric ladyland of sultry city life selling PCP, LSD, morphine and marijuana to radical bikers, stick-up men, prostitutes, gangsters and groupies that make up the social calendar of his day-to-day business. Bone is now burned out, dangerously losing touch with reality.