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Wasn't Tomorrow Wonderful?
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 62,910. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013 by Riverdale Avenue Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In this funny and moving memoir, Walsh recounts an idiosyncratic childhood that included an attempt to track down a crazed serial killer, a First Amendment battle with his fourth-grade principal, running the local KKK (that’s Kenny’s Kid Kare) babysitting service — and the mysterious disappearance of his father.
Once Upon A Road Trip
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 137,700. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
*Think 'Eat, Pray, Love'...the teen version. A pre-life crisis on a shoestring budget. *A geeky girl goes on an unlikely 8-week adventure--encountering unexpected danger, wonderment, grief, and love. *A fiction-like retelling of a young woman's true story--made up of 3rd person narrative and actual journal entries.
Dan Poynter's Transplant Handbook for Patients: Replacing Stem Cells in Your Bone Marrow
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 40,840. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Transplant Handbook for Patients describes what will happen on a day-by-day basis. Written from a patient’s point of view, the author provides solutions and first-hand knowledge that could only come from a successful author who has undergone this amazing medical experience.
Turn Left at the Devil Tree
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 60,110. Language: Australian English. Published: December 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators
In the remote Top End outstations of Arnhem Land, Derek Pugh, teacher, naturalist and bushman, founded several schools and joined a lifestyle as old as time.
Cocktail Hour Conversations: MemoIRISH Reflections
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 50,110. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013. Categories: Essay » Literature
Non-fiction Collection of Essays, Wramblings, Tirades, Rants, Hip Shots And the Occasional Thoughtful Reflection 200 pages. 50,000 words. All Stories written by Bill Rayburn MemoIRISH Recollections
Delta the Dancing Elephant
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,720. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Delta’s story is told in the first person narrative coercing the reader to anthropomorphize, to empathize, and to put themselves in her shoes, so to speak. An Asian elephant whose family was killed in the 1930’s, she takes you through seven decades in the life of an individual who is normally not thought of twice: a performing elephant. Find hidden facts and clues in the text! See the reviews!
C-Cameron: Donald Cameron's Memoirs of World War II in Bomber Command
Price: Free! Words: 17,640. Language: British English. Published: November 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » History » Military
In 1939, Britain declared war on Germany, and a young Canadian working at the experimental gardens in Craibstone, Scotland, voluntarily enlisted in the Royal Air Force. These are the memoirs of my late grandfather, Don Cameron, Lancaster bomber pilot with RAF Squadron 115 based at Witchford, Cambridgeshire, England. They cover his training, his active service, and his later flying with BOAC.
Where the Boat Sinks--Every Day
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,370. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Where the Boat Sinks--Every Day is a traveler's memoir from a journey to Phuket, Thailand--and the surprising outcome of an event involving a sinking boat.
My Battle Within
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,330. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
Running is Paul Hassett's way of coping with depression, and the way that he has found to really let go of the past. Many times in his life, he has pulled the pain of the events in his life inside of him and held tight. But he finally found something that helped him release it. Running has saved Paul's life.
Don't Hurt Me, I'm a Pastor
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 32,090. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Church / General, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
This book is a collection of true stories giving a glimpse into the strange and wonderful life of a small church pastor. With back stabbing parishioners, pressure to put more bodies in the pews and dollars in the plate, local churches stealing parishioners from each other, as well as ministers who get fired for nothing, you’ll find that ministry is not what you thought it was.