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Austin Bound by Shelley McMullen
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,240. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Inspirational, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
November 1996 through May 2000 was a very dark time for the author. This book details her challenges, the people involved, and their lasting effects. In hindsight, the author sees herself as having been driven by determination and pride, rather than allowing herself to be guided by God. Now she can see that those years helped her to change and grow, to learn anew how to trust in and go with God.
All That Matters by Diane Yates
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,720. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2016 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The true story of Clella continues and evolves into the autobiography of her daughter Diane.
From Iran to America: Changes, Choices, and Challenges (Farsi Edition) by Jalil Mortazavi
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,270. Language: Persian. Published: November 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
Journey with the author from youth in Iran to America, blindness, and happiness. Now an American citizen and a proud resident of Boston, Mortazavi has much to say about Iran vs. America, volunteerism, American culture and humor, and what makes this country a true home for him. His gratitude and optimism shine throughout the book. Farsi (Persian) version. Translated and expanded by the author.
Your Man in the Orient - Part 1 (A Guide to Living in Vietnam) by Albert Jack
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,970. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
An Englishman lives in Cape Town for ten-years and then, by accident, packs up and moves to Vietnam, having never even been there on holiday. What could possibly go wrong?
Episodes From Hell! by Queen Of The Nile
Series: A Lethal Dose!. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,260. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Episodes From Hell! will not drain your warp engines----or bore the living daylights out of you. Not for all tastes----most definitely for some tastes. That high voltage elixir of life----dark humor. Superlative honesty, lightning bolts of riveting stupidity. Mickey Mouse jealous people, greed, monstrous egos, violent propensities & flaming idiots!
Everything Let Loose at Once by Barbie-Jo Smith
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 62,700. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2016 by Dream Write Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
With another wonderful book—Barbie-Jo has done it again! She delights us with her stories, lifting our spirits and causing us to throw back our heads and laugh out loud. In this companion book to Things Were Going Fine … Till We Hit the Rapids she recounts her true-life adventures, reprising a cast of characters who begin with good intentions, but usually encounter wildly funny calamities.
A Cry for Help: Divinely Appointed to be True to Go Thru by Helen Washington
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 30,960. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
In her powerful autobiography, Helen Washington, details her struggles through molestation, rape, drug abuse, rejection and a physically abusive marriage. She endured it all in her route to deliverance, healing and joy in the Lord.
The Honest, Healthy, Holistic Lifestyle by Joseph Turner
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,500. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Are you a Jew, Muslim, Buddhist, Pagan, or Christian member of the LGBT community like myself or simply someone who desires to find the Freedom, Joy, Peace, and Happiness of One Love? Are you searching for the Knowledge and Unconditional Love of the Living God with Pure Intentions? If so, this 6th and final book of my memoir is written for you.
Walking to Japan: A Memoir by Carolyn Affleck Youngs & Derek Youngs
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 104,960. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Holism
Born in an air raid, Derek Youngs was thrown into the harsh reality of humanity's dark side with his first breaths. No wonder he became a peace pilgrim. His dream to walk to Japan took him throughout the world, trekking over 25,000 kilometres, facing danger, not knowing where he would sleep or find his next meal. He became known as the Peacewalker, gaining international attention.
The Reluctant Man: How Fighting Transgender for 60 Years Influenced My Life by A.C. Llewellyn
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 122,110. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2016 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Transgender
This is A.C. Llewellyn’s life story from age 4 to age 74. It is a memoir, with many layers. It is of the warts and all type, with no one getting off scot free or even lightly. Originally released in 2012 as Loki’s Joke under the pseudonym Penny Blackwell, this is a revised, re-titled and expanded edition released in the author’s own name.
Unhooked: A Mother's Story Of Unhitching From The Roller Coaster Of Her Son's Addiction by Annie Highwater
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 36,580. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2016 by Six Degrees Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This memoir follows the experiences of one mother who started her own life in a grossly neglected home and came to realize how those experiences both helped & hindered the hardest, most heartbreaking, yet illuminating challenge of her life. She learns how to understand her reactions & digs deep into her past successful and unsuccessful strategies...ending in acceptance & determination. Quick read
Ginny and Me: Reflections of What God Can Do by Christine Walters
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,810. Language: American English. Published: October 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Inspirational
Ginny and Me: Reflections of What God Can Do is a deep personal story about my troubled relationship with my mother, who lived with a severe mental illness. Ginny, died unexpectedly at Christmas season, and buried later on Mother’s Day weekend. My story addresses how God carried me, and several social issues including mental health, child neglect and abuse, domestic violence, loss and grief.
A Diaspora of Stupidity by Leila Rahimtulla
Price: Free! Words: 1,860. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
We all have parents; some young, some old. Some offer us love, some offer us gold. From birth, every day we strengthen with age, as our family life story unfolds on the page. And with wisdom abound, we repeatedly travel through customs and check-in, Christmas holiday bound.
Nurture by Paxton Kendrick
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 158,470. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
Based on a true story, Nurture chronicles the terrifying reign of a woman with maternal narcissistic syndrome. Roberta Kinkaid rules her immediate family through tyranny and manipulation, imposing a subtle brutality her children don’t clearly see or understand until they are grown. They survive in what seems to be the perfect family, but remain desperate for a path through their shared darkness.
The Man Who Mistook Himself For The Messiah: A Memoir by Bryn Genelle Ditmars
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 56,110. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This book, though not without a genuine sense of humour, contains the account of one man's life, before, during, and after severe psychosis. Tragic at times, and nothing short of heroic at other times, the story that is told outlines his experience of schizophrenia, in extensive detail. This memoir gives a voice to those who suffer from the disease, while also educating . . .
Volunteer Bama Dawg by DavidCarroll
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 52,500. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2016 by Fresh Ink Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
Volunteer Bama Dawg collects 60+ of Chattanooga broadcaster David Carroll's most popular essays, combining humor, history, and tributes to some unforgettable characters.
No Time For The Smiths by Ben Smith
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,350. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2016 by Buzzword Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Marriage
The hilarious memoir about Australia in the 1950s. When a naive young couple marry, romance clashes with reality and just about everything goes wrong - and right. When a gormless just-married couple rent an impractical shack at Avalon, twenty-six miles from Sydney, they face an endless commute in a broken-down car. Soon they have no time for anything except 'keeping on the road'.
Fire in the Eucalypts: A Wildland Firefighter’s Memoir of the Black Saturday Bushfires by Harold R. Larson
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 45,930. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
On February 7, 2009, devastating fires ravaged the Australian countryside throughout the State of Victoria. Eight years of consecutive drought coupled with record breaking temperatures caused the fires to burn at an unprecedented rate destroying entire communities and claiming the lives of 173 people.
Mostly Behind The 8-Ball by Andrew Kepitis-Andrews
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 252,500. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Autobiography and a social document of a post WW2 life. The author, first a refugee, then a migrant, had many unique careers in Australia and overseas and experienced both humorous and tragic situations. Born the son of a Latvian professor and composer of classical music, the author last saw his father at age 4. Throughout his life he tries to rediscover him but is blocked by the Iron Curtain.
Authentic Homework Assignments Composed By an American Teenage Girl by JM Marruffo
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 18,200. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / general
Has high school really changed since the last time you were there? Sure the technology has changed but the spirit of a teenager remains the same. I invite you to read some assignments turned in to school by a typical teenage daughter during her high school years of not that long ago. I am certain that you will find them funny, entertaining, heartfelt, and nostalgic.