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The Change Agent: How a Former College QB Sentenced to Life in Prison Transformed His World
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 105,350. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2019 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Inspirational
The true story of a well-raised kid, a three-year starting quarterback, a young person filled with potential…until a shocking addiction took hold.
Why Me? The Sammy Davis, Jr. Story
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 146,330. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Why Me? is the self-portrait of one of the extraordinary men of our time, who became a figure of controversy because he dared to live his life not as a Negro but as a man.
Gilliflowers, Bonds of Affection, Memoirs of a Houseboy 2008
Series: Memoirs Of A Houseboy, Book 4. Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 143,500. Language: British English. Published: September 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Fasten your seatbelts for another round of domestic adventures with houseboy Gillibran Brown. Gilli walks, talks and quips us through another year with his beloved dictators Dick and Shane. In many respects it's a difficult year for Gilli with some tough decisions to come to terms with.
The Stargate Chronicles: Memoirs of a Psychic Spy
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 122,290. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » Biography
Joseph McMoneagle is now known as the best Operational Remote Viewer in the history of the U.S. Army's Special Project—Stargate. His intelligence collection results have never been surpassed and rarely equaled. This remarkable memoir chronicles his military career, his early life, and gives a wonderful birds-eye view into US Military politics.
Green Suede Shoes: An Irish-American Odyssey
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 138,810. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2013 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
This rock 'n' roll Angela's Ashes begins in County Wexford, Ireland, a then womb-like theocracy. After emigrating Kirwan finds himself with the Ramones at CBGBs and the brothers McCourt & Lester Bangs at The Bells of Hell. He forms Black 47 under the watchful eye of Joe Strummer. Green Suede Shoes remembers three decades of a lost New York, and the people who have made it what it is.
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.
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.
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.
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"
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...
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.
Inhaled
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 142,550. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2018 by Tellwell Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
With her marriage failing, Isabelle cannot ignore the opportunity life has given her: the opportunity to enter a new world—a world of sexual freedom. Quickly seduced and hypnotized by Patrick, a Nicaraguan man she meets online, she gradually begins to understand something about him is amiss.
The Ignorance of Bliss: An American Kid in Saigon
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 101,110. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2019 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
“Very early in my life I became a self-appointed spy.” The Ignorance of Bliss tells the true story of ten-year-old Sandy, who moves with her American military family to Saigon, Vietnam where her father, the Colonel, serves as a military advisor to the South Vietnamese Army.
Saudi Bodyguard
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 150,390. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The working life of a bodyguard for the Saudi's and the unusual experiences he faced. Experiences of a bodyguard that worked with the upper echelons of the Saudi Arabian royal family and others.
Combat Crew
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,050. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2012 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Combat Crew is one of the best memoirs about the air war over Europe ever written. John Comer kept a journal of the 25 missions he flew in 1943 when the casualty rate on his base was close to 80%. After each raid Comer gathered the crew together and pieced together the air battle from a 360-degree perspective. His book is handwritten history, recorded within hours after the battles occured.
Two Trees
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 139,170. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2017 by Rogue Phoenix Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Julie is adopted by the Beekmans in the late 1960’s and at first, brought up in the idyllic town of Grand Haven, Michigan. When her father dies, her mother, Marge decides to sell everything, leave town and provide Julie and her brothers with some “cultural awareness” which includes enrolling Julie in an all black school in the south.
When I Thought I Was Good
Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 134,870. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2018 by SynergEbooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The thought of flying consumed the young Scott, propelling him from a timid youngster to the man he became. Now as he looks back on the life he has led… fulfilling his dreams of being an airline pilot instead of choosing a more stable life with children… he is left with one of life’s most basic yet complex question – What if?
To Sark and Beyond
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 103,470. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Chris Davies Curtis has combined her first 3 books: first she is a District Nurse in London in the 1960's. Then she and her husband move to the Feudal Island of Sark to run a guest house and smallholding of 200 hens, goat and a donkey; they travel to NZ by ship, touring in a delivery van they explore work there for 2 years, finally emigrating and Chris gets a job as a rural District Nurse.
Champions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 137,240. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Her name was Marjorie Davis. She was a schoolteacher. She died in 2012 at the age of 44.This is one man’s recollection, an ethereal image, as seen through the eyes of the love of her life. Like all memories it's intensely personal and elusive, yet refuses to die. Based on true events, Champions is a heart-warming and tragic novel of eternal love. THIS STORY IS NOT FOR THE FAINT OF HEART!
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".

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