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Adventures with Durango Pete: Life and Poetry with a Cow Dog Philosofur
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 79,680. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Conflict resolution
Soon after adoption, Durango Pete, an Australian Cattle dog, and his new dad, Stephen were locked into a battle of wills. After months of frustration - desperation even - a simple game of tug-of-war was the turning point. Adventures with Durango Pete is the story of how two stubborn souls found each other and discovered what a dog can teach an old man, and he a dog.
An Irish Heart: Poetic Memoirs of a Belfast Child
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,800. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Using his unique and distinctive style of storytelling by way of stanza and prose, Irish Author and Poet, Greg McVicker, dives headfirst into the turbulent cycle of life. He writes unashamedly from his heart, using powerful imagery and descriptive quotes that beautifully support and paint a vivid picture throughout his poetic narratives, all the while carrying readers along on a whirlwind journey!
Sleeping With The Rabbits
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,010. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2017 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Susanne Defoe suffered violence and bullying at school on a daily basis throughout her childhood, finding comfort only with her pet rabbits. Desperate to escape from her controlling father and ignorant mother, she found herself pregnant at fifteen. This is the story of how Susanne struggled to escape from a life of abuse, cruelty and ignorance.
Strike! Quitting is Not an Option, Neither Quitting is a Choice
You set the price! Words: 37,350. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Abuse / domestic partner abuse
(5.00 from 8 reviews)
Desperate to provide a better future for her kids, Megan takes a risk by leaving them in the care of their grandparents, while she takes every opportunity to advance herself by taking any job she can in London. Despite working hard, success eludes Megan. And so failures come with debts, which threaten to finish all her dreams. And there is yet worse to confront. Megan fights against all the odds.
Wayfaring Wounded Wondrously
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 21,290. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2017 by Silver Bow Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A Survivors journey through Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) on the long road to recovery and the emotional ups and downs a TBI Survivor experiences.
When Walls Become Bridges: A Journey of Discovery to Heal and Conquer Hatred
Price: $5.69 USD. Words: 78,620. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
This narrative begins with a true account of a Jewish man in the heart of the Cold War. On a spontaneous trip to East Berlin, Stuart Lewis meets a man named Frank who lived within the confines of the Communist Soviet system. The divisions between the East and the West are disturbingly similar to the realities of today, proving that connecting with each other as human beings trumps all.
Love Letters in the Grand: The Adventures and Misadventures of a Big-City Piano Tuner
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,540. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Here are 30 true tales, variously funny, touching, and dramatic, from the author's 28 years of piano tuning. Whether he's telling about tuning a piano for Elvis Presley, clobbering a vicious dog with his tool kit, or finding Tommy guns and love letters in pianos, the author's dedication to his craft, his love of people and music, his strong work ethic and his caring nature all shine through.
Enfants de papier
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,860. Language: Canadian French. Published: October 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
L’histoire des vaillants efforts démographiques de l’auteure, au milieu de champ de mines des pressions sociales exercées sur les mères. Récit court et mordant pour les mamans découragées par l'obligation de performance, par Michèle Laframboise, auteure de science-fiction de la francophonie.
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.
100 Wild Mushrooms: Memoirs of the ‘60s
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,510. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Toni Home Perm, Flexible Flyer Snow Sled, Hula Hoop, Mercurochrome, Fishnet Stockings, Beatles, Mohair, Go-Go Boots, Aluminum Christmas Tree…and, the beat goes on. While the mushroom cloud of the Cold War hovered over us, my sister and I carried on as kids do regardless of world events. Feed your head my nostalgic recollections of growing up during the ‘60s counterculture.
A Child's Christmas in the Rockies
Price: Free! Words: 4,340. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The snow shimmering on the high peaks was beautiful, but we didn’t know it. Shimmering is nothing to sliding or a new way of riding down the hills and across the snowpacked roads blown by the wind, drawn down the slopes, or hurled into the snow when we slipped. Let the grownups grouse around their stoves, we knew what winter was for. Sliding. Sliding and Christmas.
The Best Fooling
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 115,690. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2017 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In this second volume Michael Bawtree recounts his experience as a new immigrant in Canada, and his first steps as a professional actor, a university instructor, a book critic and playwright. Michael's story gives us a picture of Canada's theatre activity in the sixties and seventies, with honest portraits of some of its most distinguished artists
Amen!
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 98,340. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
This is my story. I lived my life the best way I could, with success and failure, with hope and despair, with satisfaction and disappointment, with illusions and delusions, never counting on others, never asking for favors, never borrowing anything from anyone, never expecting rewards. I did what I did on my own, proud of what I achieved but also mortified by what I unwittingly destroyed.
The Girl on the Station
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,350. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2017 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Carole Mitzman was raised by a vain mother and abused at school as a `thieving little Jew girl'. Thrown out of her home at 18 just for going on a date, she was exploited by a succession of men. Yet Carole found the courage to come through and to find peace, first by building a new life in Israel and finally by returning to her English homeland
La verità sul Titanic
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 74,410. Language: Italian. Published: September 26, 2017 by Gingko edizioni. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
L’affondamento del Titanic nelle acque gelide del nord Atlantico nelle prime ore del 15 aprile 1912 è probabilmente il più famoso disastro marittimo in tempo di pace della storia moderna.
Perché gli altri dimenticano
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 49,580. Language: Italian. Published: September 26, 2017 by Gingko edizioni. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Bruno Piazza era iscritto al Partito Nazionale Fascista. Non era un oppositore del regime. Venne arrestato a Trieste il 13 luglio 1944, con l’accusa di ‘‘odiare i tedeschi’’ e di essere ‘‘di razza ebraica’’.
Girl, Taken: A True Story of Abduction, Captivity and Survival
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,030. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
"An astonishing, inspiring true story of abduction, war and survival" - Brian Whitney, author of SUBVERSIVE. In the fall of 1994, 21-year-old Elena Nikitina disappeared. Drugged and kidnapped by a group of Chechen gangsters, she was taken to Chechnya and held in a tiny room. Through eight horrifying months of captivity, and the outbreak of a genocidal war, all that kept her alive was hope.
Неволя: Невымышленная История о Похищении, Неволе и Спасении
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,770. Language: Russian. Published: September 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
«Удивительная и вдохновляющая, реальная история о похищении, войне и выживании» - Брайан Уитни, автор SUBVERSIVE. Осенью 1994 года исчезла 21-летняя Елена Никитина. Её усыпили, похитили и вывезли на территорию Чечни, где держали в крошечной комнате. Надежда – единственное, чем она была жива восемь ужасающих месяцев в плену.
Notes From Bisbee.
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,560. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Here in Southeastern Arizona, Tombstone is called the town too tough to die. Bisbee, on the other hand, is known as the town too high to care. That description might refer to the mile high altitude. Every year I’ve written a newsletter to family and friends about the wonders of Bisbee. The letters are all here, just as I sent them out. I hope you enjoy them.
Nightfall to Daybreak
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,040. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Never did it cross my mind that we would one day bury our child. But death, the cruel thief, came one evening and claimed him. And though the 'why' never leaves, hope finds its way through the long, dark night.