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The Inpatient Years “To My Husband, Bill” by Jean Kaiserling
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,680. Language: American English. Published: September 24, 2015 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Emotions
Bill and Jean had a happy marriage—then Bill died in a horrific accident. Left with severe depression, in an agony of loneliness, Jean reached out for counseling and therapy, but they didn’t help. She needed hospitalization, or she would die by her own hand. Read the true story of Jean Kaiserling’s descent into depression and despair and how psychiatric hospitalization impacted her life
Spreading the Honey by Doug David
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,380. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
“Spreading the Honey” is a collection of autobiographical short stories and anecdotes that offer a humorous view on life and humanity, through the eyes of a man who’s seen it all. Here, Doug David shares his journey through life, from small boy to middle-aged man, in whimsical tales of matters from schooling and selling to sailing and signet rings.
Never Really One of the Guys, the story of Minnesota's first female Conservation Officer by Cathy Hamm
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 87,350. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement
Memoir recalling a profession few have lived from a perspective that is extremely rare and unique. Readers will get a glimpse into the world of natural resource law enforcement through the eyes of a woman who has a story unlike any other they may have read. Those interested in the outdoors, law enforcement, natural resources, or struggling to overcome obstacles will find this an enjoyable read.
True stories of a Gen X cowboy.........One for the road by Ian Dylan Hunt
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,160. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A compilation of the original "Gen X Cowboy" series with a few added tales of debauchery, stupidity and ridiculousness as told by the author. If you enjoy short stories and odd situations you will enjoy "One for the road"
Final Gifts by Carol Mithers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,030. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2015 by Shebooks Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Carol Mithers’s memoir of a woman in caregiving hell is funny, sad, brutally honest, and ultimately life-affirming.
Ghosts of Childhood by Neil Landers
Price: Free! Words: 85,770. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2015 by booksunleashed. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A childhood background including murder, suicide, wartime allegations and a father caught by shellfire leads to problems common and uncommon.
Two Steps Forward - Embracing Life With A Brain Tumor by Claire Snyman
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 60,750. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain), Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Two Steps Forward: Embracing life with a brain tumor is an enlightening story about a young woman as she learns to be her own advocate through the often-harrowing journey of life with a brain tumor, misdiagnosis, brain surgery and recovery. Two Steps Forward is a compelling book for readers walking similar paths, those facing life-changing situations or anyone looking for inspiring stories.
Dirt Road Diary: Recalling a Country Childhood by Ken Weyand
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,320. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A journalist recalls growing up on a farm in northeast Missouri, where his only connection with the outside world was a dirt road. Recollections include farm animals, old-time vehicles, a one-room country school, fairs, hikes in creek-beds, party lines, and the foibles of rural life. Illustrated with family photographs, “Dirt Road Diary” covers the years before the author’s college days.
Normal is a Strange Word by Cathy Grant
Price: Free! Words: 1,730. Language: Canadian English. Published: September 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
A contination of the Author's thoughts on life, the world and having a disability.
Quiet Desperation, A Life on the Autistic Spectrum, Part 1: Before Diagnosis by John C Livingstone
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,750. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The author spent the first fifty-plus years of his life not knowing he had Asperger's Syndrome. Quiet Desperation, Part 1, is a personal account of the first forty years.
Sliding Down A Rainbow by Chantelle Coleman
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,720. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This intensely moving autobiographical account of Chantelle Gerber Coleman's childhood and upbringing in South Africa can bring tears to the eyes - but her sheer strength of will and determination to overcome obstacles is enough to dry them again.
Where is Love? by Anne Easterbrook
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,020. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
One woman, seven husbands, and eight marriages. Where is Love? is the fast-paced accessible story of one woman's life and her unceasing search to find love and security. At times horrific and heartbreaking, Anne's story is one of a difficult upbringing, numerous relationships, and eight marriages.
Safe Behind the Little Waterfall- Finding Peace and Freedom Through the Journey of Healing by Donna Clewes
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 49,540. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Safe Behind the Little Waterfall is an amazing memoir of healing from adversity: physical, emotional, sexual abuse, codependency, and loss. The young Donna had an alcoholic father who was emotionally and physically abusive. Donna was also sexually abused by her grandpa as a child. This decades- old secret is finally revealed in her book.
Superheroes by David Faulkner
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 69,080. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Child abuse
At four years old, David spends his days exploring with curious contemplation the vast wonders of the seemingly magical world around him. His only real care is wondering when his big brother, Robert, will be home from school to share it with him. The divorce of their parents sets in motion a chain of unforeseen events that bring David closer to his brother as a real-life nightmare.
North Oahu Awakens by Gordon Morse
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,350. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » War(5.00 from 1 review)
Have you ever wondered how the local people behaved during the bombing of Pearl Harbor? This is a true story about 2 young boys growing up in the midst of military movements and battles on the island of Oahu in Hawaii. The brothers grow up in the "up country" of the island amid superstition, juvenile detention housing, and military takeovers.
100 Years: A Journey to End a Vicious Cycle by Mark L Baynard
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,450. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
100 Years: A Journey to End a Vicious Cycle is a true story of how one family wasted more than one hundred years in prison. As a teenager, Mark got involved with drugs and the street life. His decisions eventually led him to prison. After serving fifteen years of his life in prison, Mark decided that he wanted a better life. Mark started to make more responsible choices in his life.
Losing and Finding My Father: Seasons of Grief, Healing and Forgiveness by Kira Freed
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 77,290. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2015 by Two Hawks Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement
"Losing and Finding My Father" is a daughter's journey of discovery sparked by the illness, coma, and death of her father. Having struggled for years to come to terms with an abusive childhood, she attends to her father and uncovers the love hidden within their painful relationship. It is a story of transformation -- about finding one’s voice, forgiving the past, and revising one's life story.
The Use of Words by Graham High
Price: Free! Words: 4,540. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The poetry of a young man on love, faith, loss, and redemption; on coming to grips with a complex world; on searching for peace beyond burning angst; on Los Angeles and drunken dreams; on death and infinity with cumbersome words. In essence, the poetry of a young man.
Soldier, Storyteller: A Woman Soldier Goes to War by Linda Maye Adams
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,480. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir(5.00 from 1 review)
On August 2, 1990, Saddam Hussein invaded Kuwait. Within twenty-four hours, he controlled the entire country. Five days later, the United States was deploying soldiers and had named the military operation Desert Shield. This would be the largest deployment of women at the time. Soldier, Storyteller is a rare inside look at war from a woman’s perspective and answers "What was it like?"
A Drop in the Night, The Life and Secret Mission of a WW II Airman by Thea Rademacher
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,640. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Read the true account of a WW II Airman assigned to a top secret mission. "A Drop in the Night" preserves the story of Liberator flight engineer Royce Fulmer, a participant in "Operation Carpetbagger." His crew flew their missions at night, deep inside Nazi territory, dropping spies and supplies to aid the Resistance. Told in part in his own words, you will be inspired by this unique man's life.