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Let's Get Moving
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,860. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Sex & Relationships » Women's sexuality
In The Happy Hooker, which sold 15 million copies, Xaviera Hollander famously chronicled her life as New York’s most celebrated madam. Let's Get Moving is inspired by Xie’s own personal down-time: 'It's the candid story of the raucous unraveling of my relationship with one of the greatest loves of my life, while vacationing in Zihuatanejo, Mexico.' A holiday you will never forget.
928 Maya Angelou Quotes
Price: $1.65 USD. Words: 26,770. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2016 by UB Tech. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
--- BIGGEST COLLECTION OF MAYA ANGELOU QUOTES --- Marguerite Annie Johnson alias Maya Angelou (April 4, 1928 - May 28, 2014), an American author, poet and civil right activist. Angelou is famous for her series of seven autobiographies, which focus on her childhood and early adult experiences. In the book title, the number 928 signifies the resemblance of her year of birth 1928.
One Mother of a Porn Star
Series: One Mother of a Porn Star. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 67,530. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(5.00 from 1 review)
Debbie Austin discovers a hidden satchel at the behest of a whispering voice. The satchel’s contents shatter her perfect life. She is thrust into an anguished journey to protect her loved ones, fight depression, and wade thru the truth, good or bad. But her fight with family secrets has only just begun. Does she have the strength to survive each mind-bending blow and save her shattered family?
Ta-Nehisi Coates’ Between The World And Me Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 5,250. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
This is a Summary of Ta-Nehisi Coates’ #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Between The World And Me Hailed by Toni Morrison as “required reading,” a bold and personal literary exploration of America’s racial history by “the single best writer on the subject of race in the United States” (The New York Observer).
Pat Conroy's The Water is Wide A Memoir Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 7,220. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Pat Conroy is a Southerner and as a white American in the Deep South in the 1950s admits to biased behavior against blacks. However, his politics changed and works to make a difference to eliminate racial prejudice by helping in the education of predominantly black children.
Soundtrack of My Soul: A Look Into the Life, Death and Rebirth of a Schizoaffective Man
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 54,400. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Soundtrack of My Soul: A Look Into the Life, Death and Rebirth of a Schizoaffective Man is an in depth look into the life of Michael A. Ferrer, a man who suffers from a mental disorder called Schizoaffective Disorder. Michael takes you through the journey of his life, traumas, and what inspired him to rise up and not allow the disorder to define him.
Trailer Dogs - Life in America's New Middle Class
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,300. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Economic policy
Trailer Dogs is the story of survival in today’s near-extinct Middle Class. After losing their small business and life savings to the government’s unfathomable shutdown, the author and her husband are forced to sell their home and move into a travel trailer. Trailer Dogs will make you laugh, cry, and maybe even a little angry. But it will never make you bored.
Becoming Mrs. Rogers: Learning to Live the Fragile X Way
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,720. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health
Becoming Mrs. Rogers is the true and heart-felt story of one couple's journey into acceptance following a devastating genetic diagnosis for both of their sons. Their story, its highs and lows entwined with its wisdom and compassion, has become a beacon of hope for thousands of families struggling with fragile X and other autism spectrum disorders.
In the Shadow of the Wind
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,040. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
There is life after loss. Through a sequence of extraordinary events, In the Shadow of the Wind tells how one ordinary woman learns to dance on the threshold of fear, to cherish every moment of life, and to believe in her inner resources to conquer adversity.
The Clouds Still Hang
Price: $5.25 USD. Words: 247,990. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Coming out
"The Clouds Still Hang" is a trilogy based heavily on the author's life telling a story of love and loyalty, betrothal and betrayal, triumph and tragedy; novels that chart one man's attempts to rise above the legacy of a traumatic childhood. It is a trilogy because it is written in three sequential parts, each long enough and able to stand alone; but it forms one long story.
Slave To The Farm
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 58,560. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This is a true tale of a teenage girl who, in 1983, refused to go to school and became a ward of Quebec’s juvenile system, eventually making her way to The Farm. It questions the use of incarceration as a means of dealing with youth protection cases, and it offers a rare glimpse inside one of Quebec’s oldest juvenile detention centres.
If You're Gonna Be Dumb, You Better Be Tough: Lessons from My Life with Bulls, Protesters, and Politicians
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,350. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2018 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
Mike Broomhead’s inspiring story of overcoming poverty and tragedy through faith, hard work, and commitment to mentoring the next generation.
The Sugarless Plum
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,630. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
For dancer Zippora Karz, a rising young star with the famed New York City Ballet, being diagnosed with diabetes could easily have ended all her dreams. The Sugarless Plum takes readers deep into the heart and soul of a young dancer, and is a remarkable testament to determination and perseverance.
Confessions of an Islamophobe
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 90,660. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2017 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
While the United States, and indeed most of the Western world, fights an active war against Islamic terrorism, we remain in deep denial about who truly is the enemy.
From the Prairie to the Pentagon: The Inspiring Story of the Airman Who Achieved the Highest Position Ever Held by an Enlisted Woman in U.S. Military History
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 123,270. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Denise Jelinski-Hall was plucked out of a small town in Minnesota by a member of the National Guard. Over the next three decades, Denise rose through the ranks, ultimately serving as the Senior Enlisted Advisor to the Chief of the National Guard Bureau, a member of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. She achieved the highest position ever held by an enlisted woman in the history of the U.S. military.
A Very Public Offering: The Story of theglobe.com and the First Internet Revolution
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 69,880. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Biography
In the volatile world of internet start-ups, it can take just a nanosecond to lose it all.
The Power of Faith When Tragedy Strikes
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 100,370. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
(5.00 from 1 review)
Told through alternating chapters, this inspiring father-son memoir recounts a young man’s seemingly insurmountable quest to regain movement in every part of his body, and a father’s struggle to be the rock his son and family lean on in the face of their worst nightmare. Chris Norton was given a 3 percent chance of ever moving anything below the neck...
Ruby's World
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 110,450. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2016 by John R. Mabry. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
"An extraordinary story, beautifully told. Baldwin's account of her adventure in Africa is honest, moving, frequently funny, sometimes startling, and always compelling. This is a journey of faith, and it carries the reader along every twist and turn in that journey with remarkable clarity and grace." -- Sean Murphy, author of "The Time of New Weather"
Sarge! Cases of a Chicago Police Detective Sergeant in the 1960s, ’70s, and ’80s
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 111,680. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2018 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement
“SARGE!” is a fascinating memoir by the late Chicago Police Detective Sergeant John A. DiMaggio, one of the most decorated officers on the force during a career that spanned the years 1957 to 1991. Among his awards are two Superintendent’s Awards of Valor and Mayor Richard J. Daley’s Praiseworthy Acknowledgment Plaque for Exceptional Act of Bravery Involving Risk of Life.
Mi legado
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 21,520. Language: Spanish. Published: July 3, 2012 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Este libro reúne la concepcion que tenía la Madre Teresa de Calcuta, ganadora del Premio Nobel de la Paz, sobre la fe, el perdón, el matrimonio y la familia, de modo que su doctrina se adentre en la vida cotidiana del lector.