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Just a Shot Away: 1969 Revisited by Kris Needs
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 94,710. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2019 by New Haven Publishing Ltd. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Just A Shot Away:69 Revisited is veteran author-journalist Kris Needs' highly-personal account of 1969 as he experienced it happening; from starting the year as a wide-eyed 14-year-old Rolling Stones/Hendrix nut and turning 15 the day Brian Jones died to becoming part of the UK's longest-running club and befriending its hottest new band.
Stealing Cinderella: How I Became an International Fugitive for Love by Mark D. Diehl
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,070. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Marriage
Jennifer and I fell in love in a country where even sitting together brought angry stares, taunts, and threats. One day, her influential family doubted her story and had her followed. After days of hiding and violence, we abandoned everything and fled to Hong Kong, where our situation only became more dire.
Riding The Big One - In The Wake of My Ancestors by Ian Owens
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,450. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Two heroes—one ancient, one modern—cast off their mundane existences for respective adventures on the high seas and high ways. Whether by Viking longship or tandem bicycle, Riding the Big One is a humorous and poignant tale of discovery, ancestry and transformation.
A Mystical Autobio For Seers by Marek A Benjamite
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 61,670. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Biblical Biography / General
A mystical auto bio, very helpful to open minded and seeking Truth Seers.
The Unintentional Immigrant by Jorge DeNapoli
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 68,580. Language: American English. Published: September 22, 2019 by Stillwater River Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Dr. DeNapoli moved to the U.S.in pursuit of a medical internship to further his promising surgical career.
Find Your Heart by Susan Stocker
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 55,130. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2019 by Desert Palm Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Find Your Heart, the sequel to Kiss Your Elbow begins in 1968 at junior college when Jobs, friends, and the gay women’s bar scene dominated life. You’ll remember your own awkward first dates, first relationships, and first heartbreaks as we go on a wild and memorable ride through the sixties, seventies, and eighties in Southern California, looking for our first real loves.
Top Secret by Kobus De Villiers
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 174,200. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2019 by Malherbe Uitgewers. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This is a memoir translated from the Afrikaans "Uiters Geheim", by Kobus de Villiers, a South African engineer who worked on top secret projects. He recounts episodes in his life with a wry sense of humour, and older readers will recognize many of the references to childhood and growing up in the South Africa of that era.
Kickin' Out the Jams ~ The Purple Haze of My Crazy Daze in Radio ~ Revised Edition by Sean Conrad
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,000. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2019 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A record spinner’s memoirs… The true story of the day-to-day, play-by-play adventures of a young, insecure, teenage wallflower, from a small Midwestern factory town, who dives head first in to the rabbit hole of psychedelia, flaxen, waxen, sex, drugs, and rock and roll.
Behind the Bar-Room Door: Tales of a Publican's Wife by Lyn McGettigan
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 69,400. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2019 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Underworld characters, S P bookies, prostitutes, bikies, coppers, journos, footy players and salt-of-the-earth patrons. This publican's wife knew them all. Take a walk through her bar room door and read the extraordinary stories from forty years of owning and operating pubs in NSW, Australia.
The Sweden File: Memoir of an American Expatriate by Alan Robert Proctor (editor)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,220. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2019 by Open Books Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
A hybrid memoir set against a half century across two continents, The Sweden File is composed of letters to and from Bruce from 1968 to 1972, his reminiscences forty years later, and his brother Alan’s reflections in 2014. At a time when the US has been in constant conflict for eighteen years—longer than the Vietnam War—Bruce’s musings on peace, war, and government deception have a vital urgency.
The Person Next To Me by Vito Montez
Price: $7.25 USD. Words: 75,870. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2019 by Tellwell Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The Person Next To Me is the true life story of a self made Canadian real estate developer. The book takes you on a journey from his youth to his current age of fifty years old and depicts all of :the good, the bad and the ugly" that he has had to deal with over the years. It also depicts a realization that few people ever come to in their own life time - the true meaning of life.
The Great Wheelchair Escape by Don Crowell, Jr
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 69,130. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Robert's reunion in Mazatlan with the lovely schoolteacher Estela is shattered by the Federales as he is beaten and tortured before they discover they have the wrong man. Robert meets many colorful characters as he is determined to leave the prison by any means possible. Mom, Estela, and Felix support Bill and Paul as they rescue him in the most incredible escape ever.
Sailing Blue Water Mystique Solo: Sailing The Exumas Alone by H. Lane
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,990. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2019 by Tellwell Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
"When I was around eight, we moved to the country. Plenty of room to run and explore through woods, marshlands at water's edge. I had long since learned to swim so it was pretty much a carefree existence, especially during the long days of summer. It was glorious! " The first in a series, Sailing Blue Water Mystique Solo, tells tales of Downing's personal exploits, insights and observation
A Curious Life: From Rebel Orphan to Innovative Scientist by Thomas H. Haines & Mindy Lewis
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 122,540. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2019 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators
The funny, moving, and surprising story of how Thomas Haines—who grew up in the famed Graham School orphanage—became a prominent scientist, social activist, New York City landlord, educator, and founder of the City University of New York Medical School.
Disassembly Required: A Memoir of Midlife Resurrection by Beverly Willett
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 89,080. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2019 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Life stages / general
After a small-town southern girl turned New Yorker watches her American Dream implode, she musters the courage to begin again—resurrecting the powerful woman her daughters had glimpsed during their family’s darkest times.
Raising Turnip by Florence Sheridan
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 50,910. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Adoption, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This book is an unprocessed and insightful memoir of an adoptive mother in her forties, candidly sharing her personal experiences about adopting a 6-year-old boy, and their first five years together. A truly compassionate and genuine account of the joys and trials of single motherhood and of raising a little boy and his stand-in persona, Turnip
A Cornish Fisherman's Irish Diary by Trevor Simpson
Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 93,380. Language: British English. Published: July 22, 2019 by The Manuscript Publisher. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The second instalment in the Cornish Fisherman's Diaries series by Trevor Simpson takes up exactly where volume one (Diary of a Cornish Fisherman: Newquay, 1962-1967) left off. The author makes landfall in Dunmore East, Co. Waterford, following a pulsating journey across the Irish Sea. What awaits the author upon disembarking is the subject of a memoir that is as warm and engaging as the first.
Conversations with a Painting: A Memoir by Donald Grayston
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,160. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2019 by Tellwell Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A man encounters a painting for sale in a small town in British Columbia. He decides he cannot live without it, no matter what the cost. He buys it, and for the rest of his life the painting accompanies him, guides him, lives within him. The man is Donald Grayston, pilgrim, priest, and teacher and this is the story of his unfolding spiritual journey over a period of fifty years...
Lessons In Survival: All About Amos by Susan L. Pollet
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 51,780. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2019 by Adelaide Books Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Amos’s life story is inspirational for anyone who has major life challenges, which includes a wide audience as evidenced by Oprah’s popularity. Amos is a unique and fascinating personality. It explains how he dealt with his family’s dark and tragic history, and how his strong spirit, and the lessons learned from his parents, allowed him to survive, thrive, and to never succumb to bitterness.
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