Books tagged: memoirs

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I wasted the first half of my life: 14 years as an IT monkey
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,390. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Biography
Making a decision for a career at the age of 18 is a mistake. Watch what happens when you live the life of an IT monkey and get to see what people are really like behind the keyboard. Everything within is true, all are events that happened to me at one point or another over 14 miserable years working in this field. The bottom line is, after 14 years doing it,I have never met a single normal person
Rantalicious: It's a Funky, Funky World (Thrifty eBook Series)
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 12,490. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
From the author of "Rantalicious: True Tirades from a Woman on the Edge" comes the bold and hysterical "Rantalicious: It's a Funky, Funky World"(Thrifty eBook Series)! Author, humorist and ultimate ranter Alisa Steinberg continues her long line of off-beat, comedic vignettes with essays concerning what it is to be a Funky, De-funked or Smooth Light woman in this upside down world!
The Beatles In Cleveland: Memories, Facts & Photos About The Notorious 1964 & 1966 Concerts
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 46,470. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Biography
Two of the wildest concerts in Beatles and rock'n roll history. Includes never before published photos of The Beatles and eyewitness accounts from promoters, opening acts, deejays, fans and others. A concert by The Beatles was not just about the music, but also the emotions stirred by the most influential group in the history of popular music. Foreword by Bill Harry, founder of "Mersey Beat."
'Buddhish': The Unfeeling Doctor's Freefall into Buddhism, Grief and Grace
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 40,340. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2011 by Olo Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
So how did this agnostic emergency doctor first find Buddhism, or Buddhish-ness? I had started practicing medicine while pregnant with my first child. Then my life shattered. At 20 weeks, I delivered a stillborn baby girl. A local priest said, "You need to forgive yourself, and I can't help you with that." This is the story of Buddhism leading me on my path to forgiveness.
Hanging On To My Dreams: Bouncing Back From All Rejections
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 93,140. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
In this memoir covering the first 23 years of his life, Arnold Henry recounts the story of his difficult childhood on St. Lucia. Growing up without the acknowledgement and support of his father and in the home of an abusive step-father, the author outlines the steps he took to achieve his dreams of playing NCAA D-I basketball in the USA and how his career was almost derailed by an accusation.
The Torn Trilogy E-book
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Series: The Torn Trilogy, volumes I-III. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 346,750. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Literary Narrative Nonfiction The Torn Trilogy is literary narrative nonfiction at its best, three complete and interconnected memoirs that delve into the psychological motivations that lie at the roots of both good and evil and inspires humanity to a higher level of greatness.
Walking In My Sleep
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 71,910. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
In this vivid, intelligent, often comical memoir of finding his way in the world as a boy and young man with Cerebral Palsy, Michael Cooney, founder and president of Exceptional Ability Entertainment, describes his journey to adulthood, and from one coast to the other, as a series of adventures in which he’s sometimes the hero, sometimes the loser, and sometimes a little in between.
Waking Up Happy: A Handbook of Change with Memoirs of Recovery and Hope
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 134,400. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
Powerful, absorbing, and beautifully written, this first-of-its-kind book of transformation and healing includes memoirs of people who have recovered from addictions, harmful habits, and intolerable situations, along with exercises readers can do to make the same transformations in their own lives.
A Lucky Life
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 77,730. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
From an inauspicious start, John Tassell's life took a dramatic turn, leading to business and personal success in his extraordinary and Lucky Life.
No Hugging In China
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,580. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012 by Dapt'd. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The totally true story of a blonde New Yorker's sojourn as an English teacher in the Guangdong Province