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Never Give Up by Susan L Spahn
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,870. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
On July 3, 1975, Billy dove into the lake and broke his neck. His family was told he was a quadriplegic and he should be put in a nursing home. His family never accepted that prognosis and they never told Billy that he wouldn’t walk again.
Friendship: A True Story of Adventure, Goodwill, and Endurance by Francis Mandewah
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,610. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Relationships
Young Francis Mandewah dreamed of a better future, but saw no way out of his impoverished situation, until one day when he met a man who changed his life. An African boy from the region made famous by the film "Blood Diamond" is befriended by an American pilot. That friendship brings great opportunities and blessings that affirm the boy’s faith in God and test his courage, strength and endurance
Memories of Home by Beverley Reid
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,570. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
"Memories of Home" takes a nostalgic look at the difficult process of leaving a cherished island family home. The book depicts the uniqueness of island life as it is lived by children and adults and celebrates the strength and importance of community.
Regrets - A True Story of Suffering, Abuse, and Exploitation by Jeannie Walker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,960. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Abuse / general, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This is a true story. I was abused as a child It was hard to forgive, but even harder to forget. We cannot change the past, but we can ruin the present by worrying about the future. Life is too short and time is too precious to dwell on what might have been. There is no such thing as a life without regrets.
Pat Conroy's The Water is Wide A Memoir Summary by Ant Hive Media
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.
Unlocking the Dream by Karen Baldwin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,540. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2016 by John R. Mabry. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Readers of "Ruby's World – My Journey with the Zulu" demanded answers! Not satisfied to merely survive a heart attack and breast cancer, Karen Baldwin traveled alone to a Zulu village in South Africa. Once there, what begins as a joyous adventure becomes a crushing and inexplicable betrayal. Has she unlocked the key elements of her dreams, or is she still on the journey?
A Single Heartbeat by Boleslaw Lutoslawski
Price: Free! Words: 5,370. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2016. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Here are stories and photographs of true, yet fleeting encounters with fascinating people. “..an evocative photographer, with images that are so haunting, conjuring up stories from another time and place.” Bem Le Hunte (writer) “Beautiful and strange photographs … full of deep feeling” Richard Avedon (photographer)
Ruby's World by Karen Baldwin
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110,410. 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"
Chasing the Dance of Life by Cynthia Winton-Henry
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,700. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2016 by John R. Mabry. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
What do you do if you hear voices or see things? You might think, shut up. However, if voices prod you with big human needs like Love, Justice, and Freedom, you might become a blabbermouth performance artist. You might try to demystify dance, healing rituals and communal peacemaking enough to wave a flag in sight of the mainstream. The voice of Love is that compelling.
Tales from a Boiling Pot: Learning to Thrive in a Dysfunctional World by Cindy Bruckel
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 31,000. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This story begins much like those we have heard many times before – a young girl growing up poor in a small rural town in central Mississippi – all Cindy ever wanted was to be safe and to fit in. But having been born in Mississippi during one of the most controversial periods in Mississippi history – the ‘60s was anything but safe and nurturing. “Do as I say, not as I do,” and “Children should be
Her Love Story by Tricia Kelly
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,400. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2016 and represented by LightenUpBooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Ever had the feeling you were meant to meet someone, and then they become a catalyst who changed your life, and you know it was how it was meant to be. That is what happened to Tricia Kelly after she was captured by Don Henley, member of the Eagles in 1976, backstage at an Eagle’s concert in Sydney, Australia - Arrived in LA and sat on his gate without knowing his address the first day.
Die Definition von Freiheit by Lily Amis
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 42,750. Language: German. Published: March 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
"Die Definition von Freiheit" ist die Fortsetzung von "Destination: Freiheit", ein autobiografischer Roman und Teil 2 einer Trilogie.
My Personal Singapore History, From 1959 To 1980 (A Family Doctor’s Tale 2) by Kenneth Kee
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,150. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
This book describes My Personal Singapore History Part 1 from childhood to adulthood. (My Singapore Story 1959-1980 or A Family Doctor's Tale 2) “You know, the cure for all this talk is really a good dose of incompetent government. You get that alternative and you'll never put Singapore together again: Humpty Dumpty cannot be put together again” – Lee Kuan Yew My political journey began at 1959.
Out of Poverty: Living and Teaching in Asia by Judy Smith
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 82,930. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
In their mid 50s, Judy Smith and her husband, Roger Cristofoli, reached a financial crisis. Although loaded with university degrees, technical training and years of experience, they were not able to find employment anywhere in Canada. At the brink of losing their home and going on welfare, they happened across an advertisement for English teachers in South Korea.
It's a Mad, Mad World by Paul Buckley
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 53,340. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Find out about the hen that crowed, a house break-in that wasn’t, the truck driver who lost his bale and the fire alarm that wouldn’t stop and much more. Read about the majesty of Zion National Park and marvel at the pressure on top High School students in California. It is indeed a Mad, Mad world.
The Power Of Writing: Change Your Thinking, Become Creative As You Focus On Your Transformation. by Allick Delancy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,290. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Ever since humankind was able to engage in the process of writing, we have been fascinated by the written word. Through this process, we able to communicate with each other; send and receive messages. Writing can also be used to make connections with the subconscious and conscious mind. This book focuses on how you can use the process of writing to plan your life and see your success.
Blue Smartie by Gaston Cavalleri
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,830. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The autobiography of a lottery winner: When you spend the first part of your life with very little, and you learn to be happy with it and battle along, people see you and they’re comfortable with having you around them. You all go along wishing for the same things. At least most of us do. We wish that one day we’ll be able to do whatever we like. A rags to riches book with many highs and lows.
A Writer's Life: How do Successful Writers Really Live by Bo Karma
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,260. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2016 by 22 Lions. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This book is a self-biography about my life as a writer. I won’t be dedicating the following pages to explaining how to make money as a writer but merely describe what it really is to be like the 1% in the book industry, how it feels and how I spend my days.
Together Through Korea and Alzheimer's by Joyce Sorensen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,000. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Sixteen-year-olds Dick and Joyce fall in love and manage to marry at nineteen despite a mother determined to split them. When Dick is drafted and shipped to Korea, Joyce and their infant are forced to live with her manipulative mother. In letters from six thousand miles away, Dick poetically writes of his longing for Joyce and relates bizarre incidents which occur around him. Separated and exis