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Way Gone: A Memoir
By Melissa Veilleux
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 56,700. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In 2013 Melissa Veilleux's life was out of control but by the grace of God and her neighbor Wessel, she managed to turn her life around. Way Gone is Melissa's powerful testimony of love, passion and forgiveness.
Free to Be: How I Went From Unhappily Married Conservative Bible Believer to Happily Divorced Atheistic Humanist In One Year and Several Complicated Steps
By Kaleesha Williams
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 73,630. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This book is a collection of one woman’s thoughts over the course of one year as her life changed and her freedom evolved, as she worked her way out of religious bondage, as she decided there probably is no God and considered why mankind wants one (or two or three), as she explored her freedoms, her past, her future, her culture and her universe. Spattered with wit, beauty, sadness and sarcasm.
Like It's 1999: Diary of a Teenager in Love with a Teacher
By Giselle Renarde
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,310. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
True confessions of a real-life high school student on the cusp of a new millennium. On the eve of the year 2000, Giselle struggles with spirituality, ambiguous friendships, a family dealing with the aftermath of substance abuse and deepening feelings of attraction toward her English teacher, a married man more than twice her age. LIKE IT’S 1999 is the diary of a teenager in love with her teacher.
Mended: Thoughts on Fear, Love, and Leaps of Faith
By Anna White
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,790. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Women’s Issues
A collection of inspirational essays about anxiety, depression, faith, and God.
Tallulah Tumour - Friend or Foe?
By Fiona Goldsby
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 12,780. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Fiona Goldsby has emerged triumphant from the terrifying experience of suffering a serious brain tumour. She found very little written material was available to help her in her battle, so she has written Tallulah Tumour, Friend or Foe? to help others dealing with a similar diagnosis. It is intended to provide information about what the patient may expect, with tips to deal with the side effects.
Along Came A Horse
By Johanna Bouwman
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 26,600. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Just when you think you are reading about the life of someone else you realize it is, in actual fact, all about you.
The First Time Without You
By Mary Lotorto-Soroka
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,250. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Emotions
"The First Time Without You" is based on a one-year journal maintained after my husband's death. I chose to share my journal in the hopes of helping other going through the same grieving process.
Parenting Pauses: Life as a Deaf Parent
By Dawn Colclasure
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,770. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference
New parenting book shares inside look into a deaf parent’s world.
Drowning in the Shallow End
By Charlie Mellor
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 93,800. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
A darkly comic memoir about a secret obsession, revealing the depths to which people can sink, before they realise they’re in too deep. For years, all Charlie Mellor wanted was to meet the alluring Pennie Fenton. Unfortunately for him, this wish came true. Captivation with the corrupting Miss Fenton soon developed into an overpowering obsession which sent his life spiralling out of control.
Southern Raised in the Fifties
By Ralph Hood
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 81,710. Language: American English. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Ralph Hood, Alabama Aviation Hall of Fame member, was called “a funny man” by Oprah Winfrey. A master storyteller, he writes of his youth in coastal Georgia, making a Molotov cocktail, robbing a prison and painting “Zorro” on a water tower. His stories touch on music, morals, poetry, young love, first dates, religion, being “raised right," and one risque tale he left unfinished. You figure it out.
The Cat, Some Seeds and Fifteen Books
By Patricia Langdon-Davies
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,440. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An english woman's voyage into the virgin and sometimes bizarre Spain of 1950 and her double life existence between the UK and Catalunya until the present day. The local characters, obscure Spanish laws, evening folk dances, a family run hotel, stray dogs, Catalan nationalists, the plumber, the butcher and the baker all take their part in a cacophony of unpredictable philosophising.
Horse Vet - Chronicles of a Mobile Veterinarian
By Courtney Diehl
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 51,170. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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Gunshot injuries. Breeding disasters. Controlling trainers, nutty horse owners, warm hearted clients and “laugh-out-loud-funny stories that you just can’t make up”- Dr. Courtney deals with it all in this lively series of tales about the life of a mobile vet in the Colorado Rockies. Diehl makes us laugh, cry and smile, and shows what it’s really like to be a mobile veterinarian.
The Stargate Chronicles: Memoirs of a Psychic Spy
By Joseph McMoneagle
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 122,290. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Joseph McMoneagle is now known as the best Operational Remote Viewer in the history of the U.S. Army's Special Project—Stargate. His intelligence collection results have never been surpassed and rarely equaled. This remarkable memoir chronicles his military career, his early life, and gives a wonderful birds-eye view into US Military politics.
Dam Foolishness
By Raff Ellis
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,800. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Dam foolishness is a series of recollections of the author's life growing up in small-town America. The characters he encountered along the way are incorporated into a number of entertaining short stories that are both humorous and poignant. Many readers have said they were reminded of their own experiences in the towns where they grew up.
SURVIVING BRIGITTE’S SECRETS
By Saskia Tepe
Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 90,510. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014 by Author Way Limited. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
A unique and true story of how Saskia's mother, Brigitte, survived the holocaust and her own experiences as the child of a holocaust survivor in circumstances that will surprise many readers.
I Choose Hope
By Nikki Abramson
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 49,950. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain)
Being told by doctors at the age of five that she would die in her teens, Nikki Abramson learned how to live in the present. Mentors taught her how to overcome challenges and obstacles through faith and believing in the power of positivity. Nikki addresses what it is like to want to 'fit in' with society through her struggles as an international adoptee and battling serious rare disabilities.
Dear Anne Frank
By Karen Maeby Bates
Price: Free! Words: 8,830. Language: American English. Published: February 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Dear Anne Frank is a narrative-based short story set up in a "dear diary" format. It was written in reference to a weekend trip to Washington, DC that the author took in 2010. What is shared is an unique mixture of thoughts ranging from personal feelings in relation to Anne Frank's spirit, details about the trip to DC, updates since that trip, a poem and more!
Sixteen Vs, Book Four, The Young Adult Years
By Victor Cox
Series: Sixteen Vs, Book 4. Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 225,150. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Chaos and unusual circumstances reign in Victor's life during the late '60s. At this last home location, he struggles in unique life lessons, surprising school events, and backfired plans. Tragedy in romance, a puzzling marriage start, and the military draft round out his trials. As Victor comes of age, he navigates through different types of challenges. Some successfully, and others, not so well.
Un Vistazo al Sueño Americano
By Armando Fuentes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,420. Language: Spanish. Published: February 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
“¿En qué oficinas trabajaste allá en Estados Unidos?” le preguntó Armando cándidamente a su amigo. “Allá nadie va a trabajar en oficinas,” le respondió secamente. “Razón por la que nunca voy a ir a Estados Unidos,” se dijo a sí mismo; mientras caminaba por la acera...
Footbridge
By Roger Russell
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,330. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This is the story of one man’s walk around South Africa undertaken in 1999 in support of the South African Police Services; a first-hand account of the state of Police Service stations and the mind-set of a country. This is an intimate picture of the South African public, the remnants of Apartheid and the streets of SA like few you will ever read…