Books tagged: memoir childhood

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High Bridge
Price: Free! Words: 1,610. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A short heartfelt story of childhood memory and how even the smallest, incidental experiences can have the biggest effects on us when we don't even know it.
Reversible Skirt
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,880. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Reversible Skirt recounts the heartrending decade after one young mother’s suicide, as seen through the eyes of her youngest child, Laura, who was a toddler at the time of the tragedy. It also reveals what Laura and her sisters discovered that led them out of darkness and into productive adult lives.
The Lollipop Paper
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,730. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
On the day these twin brothers were born something went terribly wrong. Their charisma wasn't split equally. Jack ended up with a double portion of it, while Andrew got none. But when years later Jack ran for the president of the United States, Andrew became his second in command. This fictional memoir tells a story of the most unlikely duo to ever occupy the Oval Office.
I Look Better In Binary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,010. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In the Midwest of the 1980s... being a Jewish girl meant trying to resolve your accidental love of ham with your desire to follow the rules and be a good kid. I Look Better In Binary tells the tale of writer Becky Pourchot's adventures through puberty with poignancy and side-splitting humor.
Escape to an Orphanage
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,630. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In the early 1940s a family is embroiled in scandal and a boy’s life turned upside down when his Orthodox Jewish mother leaves his father for her lesbian lover and becomes a Pentecostal Christian. Cruelly abused at the hands of his mother's sadistic lover, he is returned to a father who no longer wants him. Rejected by both his parents, he finds acceptance and dignity in an orphanage.
Dream in Peace
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012 by SDS Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A young girl lives in fear of her abusive father.... A powerful short tale. Based on a true story.
Lessons My Mother Taught Me: A Memoir
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,090. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
What makes a great mother? Is it her smile? The way she cares for her children? Or is it the life she lived, the battles she fought, and the legacy she left behind?
I Was Raised To Be A Lert
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,490. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012 by Red Bird Chapbooks. Categories: Essay » Literature, Essay » Literature
I Was Raised To Be A Lert is a collection of short childhood stories based on the life and blog posts of Pearl Vork-Zambory.
Your Memoir: Getting Started, Keeping Going
Series: The Memoir Writing Guides. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,100. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Your Memoir: Get Started is full of proven ideas and approaches to successfully move you from wanting to write to producing the finished family stories or memoirs you know will be a treasured legacy for your children and grandchildren.
Memoirs for Love and Profit
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,790. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2013 by CPublishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Yes, Barbra Streisand sang it best, didn't she? Maybe those words bring a tear to your eye as they do mine. Perhaps those tears are tinged with just a hint of regret that those memories will be lost when you are gone. We all have them. Memories. We all have stories to tell. Most often they come to mind triggered by a song, a touch or a photograph. But, too many of them are lost to time.