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Pony Tales
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 44,200. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014 by Breedles Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(5.00 from 1 review)
Pony Tales is based on the true life adventures of Peta, a young woman trying to establish a riding school in the wilds of Canada. Read about her escapades and those of her students as they battle their way through eccentric characters, and the treachery of those mothers willing to do anything to win! If you love ponies, funny characters and mischief this is an entertaining read that will delight.
Catching Butterflies
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Price: Free! Words: 103,130. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The random memories of my Dad's life as told in his unique and N'awlins gumbo style. The Spirit of Louisiana, and the Big Easiness of New Orleans, flows through these recollections reflecting his ever present joie de vivre. For 6 years, Dad sent 2 or 3 stories every other week to each of his 8 children in the mail. Come and "catch a butterfly" with Pops as his life is captured one smile at a time.
Bozo's Boy
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,650. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
What happened to the smartest kid in Colorado? He didn't grow up to be a rocket scientist! A humorous romp through fifties and sixties America.
Who's the Girl in the Fat Suit?
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,110. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
This is not a diet book. This is a story about an average 38 year old woman who had lived inside a fat suit for far too many years.
And I thought I’d Be a Nun
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,440. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"We are less damaged by the traumas of childhood than by the traumatic way we remember childhood." Psychologist James Hillman ‘And I thought I’d Be a Nun’ is a heart-wrenching, true, family drama about the life, trials, and tribulations of author, Georgianne Landy-Kordis. No book comes closer to exposing the depths of a woman’s soul. Forced to deal with extraordinary hardships, death, rejection."
Crash Landing into a Field of Outhouses
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 69,880. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This collection of short stories will transport you back in time to a world before technology when children explored their imagination in ways we only dream about today.
A McDonald Narrative
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You set the price! Words: 32,510. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Family history
Stories, family details, and some personal history from Joan McDonald.
The Great Lottery Pay-off
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,050. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
When a Buddhist monk becomes a millionaire after winning the Thai government lottery, life is never the same again for a seven times divorced British pensioner. Gerry Skoyles doesn't benefit financially, but has to negotiate immense obstacles subsequently created by an abbot in saffron robes. Unscheduled, often weird events provide an opportunity to explore exotic locations off beaten tracks.
The 1960's - Changing Times
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Series: Memoirs, Memoirs - Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 25,390. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Set against the global back drop of the 'Cold War' and mankind's race to put men on the Moon, Australia's 'Baby Boomer' generation during the 1960's decade enjoyed a more carefree, idyllic lifestyle than their parents' generation. American culture began to pervade Australian society bringing many changes with it. This was the decade I made my journey through adolescence into manhood.
They Weave the Spider's Web
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Price: Free! Words: 46,240. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014 by Zawn Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This is the true story of an ordinary American couple's encounter with corruption in public institutions and government, and their faith in God as they faced it. They learned that Truth is not just a word but a real power, one that cannot be destroyed or overruled.
Un lombardo alla prima guerra mondiale
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,190. Language: Italian. Published: April 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » History of things
Le memorie che il nonno di mia moglie, Ettore Molinari, ha scritto, ormai quasi ottantenne, nella seconda metà degli anni ’60. Sono ricordi che, partendo dalla famiglia d’origine, raccontano in prima persona cos’è stato, per un laborioso artigiano del Varesotto col talento dello scultore, il più sanguinoso e inutile conflitto della storia, combattuto da alpino nelle trincee, nel fango e nella neve
Zero to Sixty
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,270. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Zero to Sixty perceptively defines the geriatric predicament that we're either already in or will be sooner than we think. At some point, we all begin to take a closer look in that rearview mirror. Bruce simply challenges us to, "Give life its due respect and take it all in with as many laughs as possible...while it is still a laughing matter."
One Hundred and Forty-Three Days - Overland to Oz
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Price: Free! Words: 27,820. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
In England the decade was known as the swinging sixties. It was a time of change in almost every aspect of life: at least for the young. The Beatles: the clothes and for the adventurous few, the Hippy Trail. I was one of those few, and amongst those searching for the spiritual enlightenment, I discovered a new life.
Fire Men: Stories from Three Generations of a Firefighting Family
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,540. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A family memoir of three generations of firefighters - grandfather, father and son.
Way Gone: A Memoir
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 56,700. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In 2013 Melissa Veilleux's life was out of control but by the grace of God and her neighbor Wessel, she managed to turn her life around. Way Gone is Melissa's powerful testimony of love, passion and forgiveness.
The Cat, Some Seeds and Fifteen Books
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,440. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An english woman's voyage into the virgin and sometimes bizarre Spain of 1950 and her double life existence between the UK and Catalunya until the present day. The local characters, obscure Spanish laws, evening folk dances, a family run hotel, stray dogs, Catalan nationalists, the plumber, the butcher and the baker all take their part in a cacophony of unpredictable philosophising.
Horse Vet - Chronicles of a Mobile Veterinarian
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 51,170. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Gunshot injuries. Breeding disasters. Controlling trainers, nutty horse owners, warm hearted clients and “laugh-out-loud-funny stories that you just can’t make up”- Dr. Courtney deals with it all in this lively series of tales about the life of a mobile vet in the Colorado Rockies. Diehl makes us laugh, cry and smile, and shows what it’s really like to be a mobile veterinarian.
Sixteen Vs, Book Four, The Young Adult Years
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Series: Sixteen Vs, Book 4. Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 225,150. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Chaos and unusual circumstances reign in Victor's life during the late '60s. At this last home location, he struggles in unique life lessons, surprising school events, and backfired plans. Tragedy in romance, a puzzling marriage start, and the military draft round out his trials. As Victor comes of age, he navigates through different types of challenges. Some successfully, and others, not so well.
Stumbling Toward the Buddha: Stories about Tripping over My Principles on the Road to Transformation
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,410. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A seeker examines her foibles and accidentally makes peace with politicians, Precious Moments, family violence, and the emptiness of life. In her exploration of the personal, Dawn Downey exposes the universal––much like Anne Lamott and Nora Ephron.
Little Australian Pony Girl
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Price: Free! Words: 20,650. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Horses
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
'The ponies on our farm all get new rugs and shoes long before the people get any new clothes!' so said eight year old Emily to her mother. She was quite right, of course. This is the true story about an Australian childhood, where animals and hard work always come first. From sheep to saddles; rodeos to racing; brumbies to bridles: this is Emily's Australia.