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A Kangaroo In My Sideboard
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,310. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
An Englishwoman’s account of emigrating to Australia in 1949, together with her asthmatic husband, their three year old daughter – and her mother’s antique sideboard!
Short Stories from the Heart
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,160. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Some years ago I was privileged to be a member of a writers' group. We met each month at the library. A story we had written was to be read to the group at that time. This book is a compilation of those stories.
Fighting Against Failure: Memories and Thoughts of a Black Autistic Woman
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 13,340. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A black autistic woman discusses her thoughts and memories in this heartfelt read.
Habana 505
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 193,410. Language: Spanish. Published: February 3, 2018 by The Little French eBooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Hijo de una encumbrada familia, perteneciente a la élite cubana, Fernando Pruna Bertot tenía ante él un prometedor futuro. Viajando entre Nueva York y la Habana, fue colecciónando conquistas y dólares hasta que un día Fidel Castro se hizo con el poder en Cuba.
A Reluctant Soldier
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 11,200. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In Britain from 1947 (after WW2) and through until 1960 there was what was called National Service. Young men on turning eighteen were “Called Up” to do their 2 years compulsory military service. This is a true story of a young Scotsman's memories of his two years National Service during the early post war years
Dairy Cows and Duck Races
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 93,430. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
After years of hard work, Philip Dixon's dream of owning and running his own dairy farm came true. Along the way he met fascinating characters. Even personal tragedy never phazed him and he continued to work hard and play hard. "Skilfully crafted tales of farming life that veer seamlessly between enchanting and explicit, hilarious and heart-breaking" Paul Radford, former Reuters Senior Editor.
Straightened Toes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,070. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2018 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Inspirational
As a young girl, Sherozina never imagined her journey to becoming a doctor would involve being a patient first; a cancer patient, more than ten thousand kilometres away from home and family. Where she saw a dead end, He was building a new beginning. While she looked back at yesterday, He was composing a new journey.
Wild Shores: My Dysfunctional Dad, Cancer, & the Adventures of Life
Price: Free! Words: 22,660. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This little book shares the trials of growing up with a physically abusive alcoholic parent, overcoming adversity, and learning how to take charge in life. It’s also about the importance of having fun and finding meaning no matter the circumstances. Each life episode, positive or negative, is a learning opportunity. A chance to discover who we really are.
More than Just Skeletons
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,680. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Stories from a shared childhood east of London in the years following WWII, of overwhelming poverty, food rationing and shortages, neediness and overcrowding, a memoir of a time that is now almost forgotten.
Perspectives
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 6,140. Language: American English. Published: January 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The nonfiction journal of a father, written over a span of 28 years.
Una esperanza de vida
Price: Free! Words: 54,630. Language: Spanish. Published: January 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing
Historia verídica de un trasplantado renal. El autor nos cuenta sus motivos, aquello por lo que vale la pena pelear.
GOD...Chairman of the Board of the World
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,460. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
In September, 1981 Ray Dierker, a Vice President with ADP has a work related incident and is admitted to Methodist Psychiatric Hospital screaming that he hates Frank Lautenberg, the Chairman of the Board of ADP. What follows is the memoir of a wild, roller coaster ride through the 80's analyzing trust with the staff of Unit 2C and the other patients, including Ruth Lilly, the Heiress of Eli Lilly.
Inexplicable Occurrences: My Experiences with the World of the Supernatural
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,360. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
When one crosses into the world of the paranormal it is a life-changing event. The further you explore, the more intense the experience. It is akin to entering a Black Hole where nothing functions in a standard or familiar manner anymore. All the rules have changed and there is no rule book to guide you. These are the stories of my journey into the world of the paranormal.
Twists and Turns - Episodes in the Life of Ambassador Eric M. Javits
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 108,260. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Twists and Turns is a personal, revealing memoir that bares previously untold episodes of international historical interest from an insiders perspective as a member of the Javits family, including famous figures in his legal career in New York, and as an arms control Ambassador in Geneva and The Hague.
“Red Director” Memories.
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 15,490. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Memories of the man who become Director General of one of the largest Soviet shipyards in Ukraine despite “son of the Enemy of People” label. Details of his biography are tightly connected to the story of Okean shipyard growth and struggle for the enterprise survival during economy collapse in 90s.
In Case You Were Wondering Why I Disappeared and other stories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,390. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
This is a collection of funny stories I've written over the years that deal with life as I observed it. When I showed this to several friends, they laughed out loud. They all wanted me to publish it. I hesitated. My wife thought I would look like a nincompoop. (She's usually right about such things.). The only way to find out is for you to judge for yourself. Read a sample and see.
The Black Pen: A Memoir Through Poetry and Prose
You set the price! Words: 11,170. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The following is a collection of poetry and short prose writings poured out of a deeply pained heart. From the introduction to the story with “Broken Child” to the conclusion of “A Beautiful Ending”, you will walk with me on a journey of abuse, depression and false guilt, self-harm and suicide. Love. Loss. Hurt. Healing.
Mystic Tears
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 33,290. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
A story about childhood marriage & woman abuse
Charles-Joseph, Prince de Ligne: Selected Letters
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,550. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2017 by John R. Mabry. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Charles-Joseph, Seventh Prince de Ligne, was from a prominent family in Hainaut, Belgium, and served in the army of the Hapsburg empire.This collection of letters and notes focuses on some of his political ideas or on his preening as a "man about town." All have been vetted for their reliability: gay, but not licentious; serious, but not stodgy; both profound and lighthearted.
Dear Dad: Working through my father's death
Price: Free! Words: 21,140. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(5.00 from 1 review)
When I was 26 years old, I lost my Dad to cancer. My Dad was my whole world, and I had never had to grieve like this before. This is series of letters I wrote to him after learning his diagnose up until this November. Learning to live without him as been my most difficult trial yet. This is my journey.