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Final Gifts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,030. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2015 by Shebooks Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Carol Mithers’s memoir of a woman in caregiving hell is funny, sad, brutally honest, and ultimately life-affirming.
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.
My Name Is Susan, I'm An Addict
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 5,910. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Fiction » Biographical
This book is a personal story of how addiction to substances/alcohol consumed my life and the ups and downs throughout the period of addiction to drugs/alcohol. I share my feelings, such as shame, and guilt, and also, my success of recovery.
Looking for My "Daddy"
Series: A Journey of Love and Relationships of a Fatherless Daughter, Book 1. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 1,680. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Life stages / adolescence
A Fatherless young woman shares the story of her relationship with her dad and it’s impact on her relationship with the opposite sex.
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.
Why Fly A Sailplane
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,740. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Piloting & Flight Instruction, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Extraordinary 11,000 hour aviator, Joe Dobronski colorfully tells his experiences flying gliders in a way that is engaging for everyone and captivating for all pilots. He tells how he became involved in this fasinating sport as relaxation while working as a jet fighter test pilot for McDonnell Aircraft. He holds two State Records and the Diamond C Award. All proceeds go to the Catholic Missions.
留学日本:情谊酒吧
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,830. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: September 15, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
《留学日本 情谊酒吧》是一部反映20世纪80年代中国留学生在日本求学及生活的小说。小说主要记述了改革开放后,赴日留学生岩岩与同胞们通过自己的努力奋斗,克服在异国遇到的种种困难,求学成功及与日本百姓友好交往的故事,作者希望通过这部小说,能够为中日两国人民友好往来及两国之间文化交流增加正能量。全书共26章,在简单交代了上世纪80年代中国赴日自费留学的背景后,作者以女主人公岩岩打工的平民酒吧为主要场景,记述了岩岩初入酒吧、开始与日本平民交往、遭遇违约、适应日本生活和社会及求学成功、立足于日本社会的全过程,同时,也展现了与岩岩同时代的中国在日留学生的学习和生活的故事,反映了善良的日本百姓对中日关系的认识及侵华战争的反省和忏悔。
Should I Still Dance
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Should I Still Dance, is about the period of my life immediately after having an accident that gave me brain damage. I spent time in a trauma unit in France and then time in a secure dementia ward in England. Once home, I had to set what would have seemed trivial goals, before I left to go on holiday. There is however a funny side.
Tallulah Tumour - Friend or Foe?
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 12,780. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Fiona Goldsby has emerged triumphant from the terrifying experience of suffering a serious brain tumour. She found very little written material was available to help her in her battle, so she has written Tallulah Tumour, Friend or Foe? to help others dealing with a similar diagnosis. It is intended to provide information about what the patient may expect, with tips to deal with the side effects.
Do Not Give Up Kid
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 17,000. Language: American English. Published: July 23, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Fiction » Coming of age
"Do Not Give Up Kid" is a collection of short stories + reflective essays by Britt Kemp spanning from 2011 to 2017. Together, these seven stories encompass a prolonged coming of age that is distinctive to the author but also, in a sense, universal. There's a bit of everyone to be found in these (digital) pages.
Ready Reference Treatise: Reading Lolita In Tehran
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,890. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The book describes the time period when the author happened to be a female professor of Western Literature at the University of Tehran.
A Satin Place/Hope After Abortion
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,930. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Millions of women suffer from the aftermath of abortion. It's our country's best kept secret. This author shares her story. Nineteen, single and pregnant, those she loved and trusted the most told her she should have an abortion. No one cared what she wanted. Little did she know the impact it would have on her for the rest of her life.
It was all Greek to Me
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,760. Language: American English. Published: August 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » Military
Diane was the first Navy Radioman female to be assigned to Nea Makri, Greece right before the attack on Cyprus in 1974. Amidst enraged anti-American sentiments and fire-bombs, a young woman from California finds danger, adventure, and love.
Homecoming: A Memoir
Price: $2.99 $0.99 USD. (67% off until March 31!) Words: 15,530. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Our society is noted for mobility and change. Our routines may be temporary but lead to new adventures and people who come onto the stage of our journey. Trust must be earned. Pray to God for strength, welcome new acquaintances, and be flexible. I am sharing some of my journey, based on my recollection of things that have accompanied me as I have created numerous new homes over this lifetime.
The April Fool's Day Nuclear Incident
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,900. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The railroad boxcar was on fire and loaded with nuclear material. April Fool’s joke or not, we had to respond.

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