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Daughters of Nazareth by Trisha Hughes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,050. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
For Trisha Gourgaud, life growing up in 50s Australia was a mix of love for her French father and love tinged with uncertainty for her Irish mother. A blissful time was cut short when one day she was taken by the police to the local children's home, Nazareth House, a home for neglected and abandoned children. This event meant she would never see her mother again and rarely see her father.
Short Story Collection by A J Spedding
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,480. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
My life story... where's the interest in that, I thought, until I started to put pen to paper... then I realised just how much I had done in my what seemed to be short time in this world. At 93 years of age and finally retired, some would say my life has been interesting, some would say erratic, some would say fulfilling, some would say hectic... I would say immense fun!
A World Ago: A Navy Man's Letters Home (1954-1956) by Dorien Grey
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 168,790. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » Military
A World Ago chronicles, through one young man's journal and vivid letters to his parents, his life, adventures, and experiences at a magical time. It follows him from being a Naval Aviation Cadet to becoming a “regular” sailor aboard the aircraft carrier USS Ticonderoga on an eight-month tour of duty in the politically tense Mediterranean Sea.
Nasıl Sunucu Olamadım? "Yoksa Oldum mu?" by Ozlem Menemencioglu Bogahan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,230. Language: Turkish. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Neden bilmiyorum, birden sunuculuğa merak sardım. Bu uğurda, ailemden ayrı yaşadım, kurslara gittim, görüşmeden görüşmeye koştum, hatta birçok başka iş tekliflerini reddettim. Tüm yaşananlar gerçektir. Şahısların gerçek isimlerini kullanmadım (Eşim’inki dışında) ve kurumların adını da tabii ki yazmadım. Bu edebi bir metin değil. Öyle tasvirler, süslü laflar beklemeyin.
Chennai Diaries by rgautam87
Price: Free! Words: 5,530. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Chennai Diaries is a series of blogs covering a North Indian's journey to the South. It's a tale of challenges- adjustments- and the final belonging. It's a short collection written in straight-forward tone.
Con el espíritu inquieto by Juan Ignacio Pita
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,790. Language: Spanish. Published: July 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Historias previas a emprender mi gran viaje hacia Irlanda y otras experiencias viajando por casi toda Sudamérica, se reúnen junto a anécdotas de un hostel cerrado con candado en Chile, el día en que me abandonaron en la frontera entre Perú y Bolivia, y la vez en la cual sobreviví en Europa con menos de diez euros. Además, momentos que marcaron mi vida como los Juegos Olímpicos de 2012 y más.
One Young Fool in Dorset: The Old Fools Prequel by Victoria Twead
Series: Old Fools. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,510. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015 by Ant Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
So how did it all begin? What happened before Victoria met Joe and they embarked on their crazy life in Spain? This light, airy and charming story is the delightful prequel to Victoria Twead’s "Old Fools" series. Her childhood memories are vividly portrayed, leaving the reader chuckling and enjoying a warm sense of comfortable nostalgia.
What Don't Kill Me Just Makes Me Strong by Stewart Francke
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,560. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
What Don't Kill Me Just Makes Me Strong is a survival memoir that recounts Stewart Francke's remarkable journey through leukemia and a bone marrow transplant, complications and recovery. Understanding he is, as a survivor, part of the “lucky unlucky,” Francke finds the silver lining in his struggle and then some.
A Dockyard Matey makes Good by Robert Smith
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 94,770. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Now Bob has added a third and final part, about his post-Dockyard adventures working with the Royal Aircraft Establishment (RAE), and in posts with the MoD and Government agencies, and published the whole story in one volume. The full story of his career is packed with interesting stories, and Bob’s sense of humour shines through.
The Path of the Moonlight by Kathleen Locke
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 49,180. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
When Shelagh Bell was sorting through her mother's possessions after she had moved into a nursing home, she came across a pile of typescript, the pages screwed up or out of order. She had found her mother’s memoirs. A beautifully-written, moving and often very funny story of a family who lived through two world wars and were constantly on the move.
The Education of a Traitor: A Memoir of Growing Up in Cold War Russia by Svetlana Grobman
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,670. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » Russian(5.00 from 1 review)
The Education of a Traitor: A Memoir of Growing Up in Cold War Russia is a luminous memoir that describes the coming of age of a young Jewish girl in an oppressive totalitarian society rife with hypocrisy and Antisemitism.
The Dawn is My Brother by Richard Williamson
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 58,950. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2015 by Henry Williamson. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
"The Dawn is My Brother", first published in 1959, is a book of uncommon quality. Intensely personal and honest, brilliantly alight with the unaffected candour of its author’s personality – and his inborn literary skill – it is an infectiously cheerful autobiography, brimming with enthusiasm for the countryside and the open air, for the world of trees, plants and animals, for rivers, sea and sky.
Easy Guide to Journal Writing by Patsy Weedon
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,510. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2015 by CPublishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Has this ever happened to you? Your best friend asks for the name of the interior decorator you considered hiring three years ago and for the life of you, your memory has taken a trip to never never land. Or your recollection of the details for the B&B you stayed at on your fifteenth anniversary has been permanently erased from your brain? This book has everything you need to know.
My Reality Varies From Yours by Kristi Victoria Hancock
You set the price! Words: 200. Language: American English. Published: July 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A short poem on my feelings of how I am with mental illness compared to someone who is grounded in reality.
Almost Her: The strange dilemma of being nearly famous by Caroline Paul
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,970. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2015 by Shebooks Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Essay » Author profile
What if you weren’t famous, but people treated you as if you were? That was the life of Caroline Paul, who looked just like a celebrity – her own identical twin. With humor and insight, Paul explores the strange world of fame from the wry perspective of an ordinary person.
Love And Suffering: My Road To Liberation by Nooshin Mehrabani
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 63,070. Language: British English. Published: July 6, 2015 by Sri Sathya Sai Sadhana Trust, Publications Division. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Nooshin Mehrabani, the author of this book is a native of Iran. The author takes the readers through a guided tour of her life – her happy moments and travails seem to go hand-in-hand. Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba has been her Guru and God, guiding her through every moment of her life.
My Thai Story II by Guy Lilburne
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,380. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2015 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
I had a dream like so many people do to start a new life in a new country. I decided to do more than just dream about it. I decided to give up my life in England and try and live a new life in Thailand. I wrote about my adventure in the book ‘My Thai Story’ but the story was only half told. This is the long awaited sequel to that book. My Thai Story II completes my story. It tells how my dreams f
Walter Butler Fight Club by Jeanne Butler Eidex
Price: Free! Words: 15,010. Language: American English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Walter Butler Fight Club is a raw, unedited account of a sister’s devotion to her ailing brother. At times hilarious and always witty, the inspirational passages give the reader insight into how she stayed so strong and focused during the prolonged ordeal, and her faith and optimism will encourage those struggling through similar circumstances.
Trans Boomer: A Memoir of My Journey from Female to Male by Lee Jay
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,170. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Transgender
This book tells the story of one Baby Boomer's life: from a religious childhood to teenage rebellion to an adulthood in which he finally is able to live life as his true self.