Books tagged: memoir

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Tales from the Bottom of the Glass
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,520. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Philip Fullman’s Tales from the Bottom of the Glass is a collection of poems that originally appeared on wet bar napkins, match books, and any other scrap of paper he could get his hands on while he worked his way down to the bottom of another glass. The stories are personal, but the experiences are universal.
Wannabe Rock Star
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,150. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
“Wannabe Rock Star”: Wheatie, a troubled, leggy, and very stoned co-ed has a huge chip on her shoulder. She wanted to be a ballet dancer. Her wealthy family forces her to be a journalist. She must deliver a make it or break it, unique paper about the sixties. If not, she will fail a much needed college class.
Surviving Amnesia – Mind Over Memory
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 53,600. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Imagine what it’s like to lose your memory. This is the true story of two people who beat impossible odds.
Man Strung on Wheel
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Price: Free! Words: 11,720. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Canadian Poetry
An anthology of poetry, acting as a memoir for a fictional being.
Infant at 85: Letters on Ending Where you Started
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,300. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Infant at 85 is based on a true story of the unique relationship between a geriatric man and his personal trainer. One develops a sense of empathy and patience while the other comes to grips with the challenges of aging, not so gracefully.
The Simplicity of Innocence
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Price: Free! Words: 39,150. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Part memoir Part Spiritual Teachings The choice of walking on water or drowning was mine alone. The church I was given at birth has no altar or stained glass windows, but blue skies, mountains, and oceans. This roller coaster ride I call life never had wheels or tracks, but sails filled with the winds of destiny.
Travelling Light - One Woman's Journey into Soul
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Price: Free! Words: 46,000. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
Sonja lived an ordinary life. But at thirty-seven she was unexpectedly confronted with a true spiritual encounter that started her on an extraordinary journey. Despite her expectations and best intentions it became a journey into fear and suffering. Was her journey worth the uncertainty and loss, the painful judgment of her family? You be the judge.
Available Light: Recollections and Reflections of a Son
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,670. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013 by Hamilton Stone. Category: Essay » Literature
This collection of memoir scenes and vignettes richly explores beautiful and haunting engagements with family and mortality.
The Last to Leave
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Price: Free! Words: 29,430. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: March 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Gavin and Dene are in their early teens and have never met but it seems as if only through close misses. Initially unbeknown to them, it becomes apparent that they share some common friends and infrastructure. The story follows Gavin, Dene and their friendship. Through meeting, fun times, growing apart, back again and the unexpected end.
I Wish I Lived There Again
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,980. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
This is a collection of personal essays about a Midwestern childhood in the mid-twentieth century. They detail the pastimes of children and adults back when life was simpler. The author is one of four daughters and writes about putting on a circus with her sisters, the birth of her baby sister, her father's near fatal car accident, homemade bread, movies, bigamists, pickle vats, and even hair.