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Confessions of a Teenage Gamer
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 69,820. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Games
The true story of how far one boy will go to become one of the highest ranked World of Warcraft players in North America.
Born in Sarajevo
Series: Born in Sarajevo, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,410. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In 1992, what remained of the once diverse and peaceful Yugoslavia began to dissolve. The war that followed presented a picture that was much different than the normal depiction of good verses bad. The casualties ran deeper than the physical wounds and no one escaped unscathed. This is my story of a search for a new home and the separation from those I love... a story of being uprooted.
A Drop in the Night, The Life and Secret Mission of a WW II Airman
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,640. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Read the true account of a WW II Airman assigned to a top secret mission. "A Drop in the Night" preserves the story of Liberator flight engineer Royce Fulmer, a participant in "Operation Carpetbagger." His crew flew their missions at night, deep inside Nazi territory, dropping spies and supplies to aid the Resistance. Told in part in his own words, you will be inspired by this unique man's life.
Susannah Cahalan’s Brain on Fire: My Month of Madness Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 4,100. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This is a Summary of Susannah Cahalan’s award winning memoir "Brain on Fire: My Month of Madness" An instant New York Times bestseller that goes far beyond its riveting medical mystery, Brain on Fire is the powerful account of one woman’s struggle to recapture her identity. This summary is aimed for those who want to capture the gist of the book but don't have the time to devour all 288 pages.
Genius of Friendship: T. E. Lawrence
Series: Henry Williamson Collections, Book 15. Price: $3.85 USD. Words: 17,100. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Essay » Literature
'Genius of Friendship', long out of print, is a memoir by Henry Williamson recounting his friendship with T. E. Lawrence – ‘Lawrence of Arabia’. This was a friendship chiefly through correspondence, and the memoir quotes extensively from Lawrence’s letters to Williamson, which are both literary and personal in content, and make for fascinating reading.
Rise of a Lightworker
Price: $7.49 USD. Words: 31,510. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Self-realization
From a problematic childhood background, I became a successful entrepreneur. I've experienced all the trappings of a millionaire lifestyle but it didn't lead to fulfilment for me, and only after losing it all, including my family, did I learn that there was a far greater purpose ahead.
David Janssen: Our Conversations - The Early Years (1965-1972)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 128,010. Language: American English. Published: January 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Michael Phelps crossed paths with David Janssen, star of The Fugitive TV series. Little did either anticipate that one conversation would be the beginning of a friendship which would span 15 years – up to the time of Janssen's unexpected passing. Phelps re-visited hundreds of conversations with the star which he decided to share with the world but, especially, David Janssen's fans.
Blueprint for an Artist
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,600. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A personal account—a memoir of sorts. How one artist can reach out and point the way for another: by generosity of spirit and deed and by example. The singer Scott Walker (Engel) lead singer with the Walker Brothers; an American threesome who have travelled to the UK in February 1965 in the hope of becoming successful in the exciting UK music scene. Well they did; and how.
My Wife Has Alzheimer's
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,440. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012 by Mary E. Lowd. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Aging, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The personal journey of J. Wesley Sullivan as he became the caretaker for his wife, Elsie. After fifty years of marriage, Elsie slowly succumbed to Alzheimer's, and Wes -- a newspaperman -- wrote journals to help himself deal with the growing pressures of her condition. He combined those journals into this book, hoping it could help others facing a similarly devastating situation.
Fear And Joy: A Life In And Out Of Nappies
Price: $5.75 USD. Words: 59,130. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Ben Ingram's first person account of growing up in England wearing nappies and bedwetting and developing an interest in them that lasted until today.
Visiting the Girl
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 36,080. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: March 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Spiritual Memoir - Healing Trauma with Imagination, Nature Connection & Meditation
Life, Love, and a Hijacking: My Pan Am Memoir
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,890. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Sit back, relax, and enjoy the read as author Wendy Sue Knecht regales you with stories about a time when travel was truly glamorous. As a flight attendant who flew for the world's most iconic airline, Pan Am, anything was possible-- even the improbable. It was an enlightening journey, and you’re sure to have a great laugh and a good cry along the way.
5 Days in January
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 118,920. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Aging
'5 Days in January' chronicles a father and son's Lewy Body Dementia journey from onset right through to its final moments. It is a brutally honest and highly personal account of the rollercoaster that is LBD - "Bastard Lewy".
Little Big Steps - A Life-Changing Injury and the Inspirational Journey to Overcome the Odds
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,040. Language: American English. Published: October 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
After living a healthy, rewarding and exciting life, I wake up in a hospital bed unable to move. The neurosurgeon says I won’t regain any function in my body and I won't improve. I'm sent home and told to adapt to my new life. This is my story of challenging the dire prognoses, committing myself to getting back on my feet, and overcoming immense challenges to achieve the seemingly impossible.
Survivor on Death Row
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,080. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2013 by Clare Nonhebel. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
30 years on Death Row, 1 failed execution, 2 non-matching dna profiles, no lawyer... Romell Broom, who has spent three decades on Ohio’s Death Row, tells his own story: a ‘throwaway’ boy from a disadvantaged background, hastily convicted for a crime he has always protested he didn’t do. Having survived a two-hour execution attempt in 2009 he is still asking, ‘Will anybody listen to the truth?'
Lies and Broken Promises - A Tale of Alcoholism
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 72,120. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
After 27 months in prison, Alan felt that alcohol would provide him the relief that drugs provided in the past. His life was a whirlwind of brief sexual encounters and drinking at bars in Greenwich Village. Soon, as Alan started his academic career, he was consuming alcohol before every social gathering. As his alcoholism progresses, he needs a solution and he needs it now.
A Hole in My Life. Battling Chronic Dizziness.
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 84,670. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
In 1995 a doctor made the amazing discovery that some people actually have holes in their head. And many can even hear their own eyes moving. The author found out the hard way that she was one of them. This is her remarkable true story. "What struck me particularly was how well the book was written. The author not only has an important tale to tell, she uses a gold-tipped pen," says a reader.
In The Name Of God: Defending Apartheid
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 171,290. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
A frank and outspoken coming-of-age memoir, In The Name Of God is the author's exploration of the role he played in defending Apartheid. As the reluctant disciple of an unholy cause, he negotiates his way through Infantry School and beyond, wrestling with life and love along the way. Please note: This book does not sanction Apartheid ― read it and see for yourself!
Crash Landing: The Long Road Home
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 77,570. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
In Crash Landing, a sixty-year-old Liz Jansen sets out on a solo motorcycle quest across the Americas, seeking to understand how the experiences of her ancestors had shaped her. Three weeks later, a catastrophic crash in Alberta farmland changes her course, but not her journey. Crash Landing is a compelling, adventurous, and poignant narrative showing how the heart always knows the way home.
Stories From the Front Lines, The Battle Against Abortion
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 46,330. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Pregnancy & childbirth
Stories From the Front Lines, The Battle Against Abortion will convict, inspire, and motivate the body of believers who have felt uninformed, ill-equipped, or inadequate. Contact information enables readers to respond—volunteer, donate, or pray. No other books about abortion have heretofore addressed the subject in this way. This one-of-a-kind journal contains a personal and penetrating history.