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A Cautious Descent Into Respectability: The Collected Essays by Josh Hilden
Series: The Descent, Book 2. You set the price! Words: 60,520. Language: American English. Published: August 21, 2014 by Gorillas With Scissors Press (GWSP). Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This is the story of how I came to accept who I am. This is a story of fear, hate, depression, and hope. There will be tears and there will be pain, I lay my soul bare and tell the truth no matter how bad it makes me look. This story is a therapy session. This story is my truth, and I make no apology.
Legacy: The Hemophilia of Yesterday by Matthew Barkdull
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,650. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
Ralph Dean Rytting was diagnosed with hemophilia in 1943 at age sixteen. With the limited treatment available at that time, he endured debilitating bleeds. Yet he never let the disease crush his desire to be educated, work, and raise a family. Faithfully recording his thoughts and feelings, Ralph reveals how he overcame life's unpredictable challenges with faith, humor, and irrepressible optimism.
The High Price I Had To Pay 3: From The White House To Federal Prison: Sentenced to 11 Years As a Non-Violent Offender by Gwendolyn Hemphill
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,200. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014 by Voices International Publications Inc. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The High Price I Had To Pay 3, is a captivating true story about the life of Gwendolyn Hemphill. Rising from humble beginnings, Hemphill worked relentlessly to overcome barriers of poverty and racism. Climbing to the top of the political ladder, Hemphill made her way to the White House under the Carter Administration. One bad decision landed this 73 year old woman an 11 year prison sentence.
The Algerian Stories by Christiane-Rita Moodie
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,630. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 16, 2014 by Christian-Yves Georges. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The Algerian Stories – The Ghost in the Well; The Last Caravan; The Ancient Enemy and Mirage – recount four unique and memorable events from the author’s life as a child born and raised in Algeria. The poetic prose and beautiful illustrations bring these exotic tales to life.
The Philosophy of Shaving: Reflections on the Death of My Father by David Michael Newstead
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,290. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The Philosophy of Shaving is a book about overcoming grief. It connects one man's loss of his father as a boy to the fact that he was never taught how to shave. Rooted in the author's own experience, it is an exhaustive attempt to learn about every aspect of shaving as a way to talk about subjects like father figures and manhood.
Through the Back Porch Door by JR Eason
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 63,260. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2014 by Black Rose Writing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
JR Eason is a third generation farm woman. Eason invites you to walk with her Through the Back Porch Door of a farm house set during post-war years on an Idaho homestead. Picking potato's provided time to dream, and it took guts and grit through all the years, but at age 42, Eason had fulfilled her dream as a self-taught professional artist.
Soul Survivor by Lon W. Flippo
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,420. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The soul survives when the child realizes he has never been abandoned by his heavenly Father. Lon Flippo's gripping personal account-seen through a child's eyes-takes readers on an emotional journey through abandonment, abuse, hopelessness, anger, search for identity, grace and healing. Walk with Lon as he finds, not only lessons, but answers, redemption and restoration.
Where Eagles Soar by Bonnie Leon
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,570. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration(5.00 from 1 review)
A heartless act by her father, leaves Lily brokenhearted and strips away any thread of hope that one day he might love her. She vows to never forgive him and turns to the powerful bond of love she shares with her sweet-spirited mother and her many sisters. Together they share the adventure, beauty and heartache of their wilderness life.
Dreaming Bears by J. Michael Holloway
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 70,150. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2014 by Epicenter Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Native Americans
Dreaming Bears is the true story of the rare friendship that develops between a young medical student with deep roots in the South and an elderly Indian couple in the wilds of northeast Alaska. In 1961, Mike Holloway, his brother Ted, and a college friend set our from South Carolina to spend the summer hiking in Arctic Alaska, intending to live off the land.
Marriages, Mixes and Mess-ups by Eva Rutland
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,620. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
95-year-old African American author Eva Rutland tells her views on the changing social, racial, religious and sexual attitudes in the United States.
Going Blind I See More Clearly by Eva Rutland
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir(4.00 from 1 review)
Only Eva Rutland could make the experience of going blind funny. The 90-year-old Harlequin romance writer, who wrote 20 novels after losing her sight, tells her story with humor and poignancy.
The Stars Beneath My Feet - My spiritual journey after my soulmate’s suicide by Gunda Hardegen-Brunner
Price: $4.75 USD. Words: 36,250. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The Stars Beneath My Feet is a diary Gunda Hardegen-Brunner wrote for herself and to her husband Michael to share with him what happened to her after he had committed suicide. It’s the story of an inspiring, very personal spiritual journey that touches on the universal questions – what are life and death all about?
Used To Be: Life After The Glass Ceiling by Nora Brentwood
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,410. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Experience the humor of life as a top female executive and the thought provoking growth which happens after a midlife decision to leave it all behind and find true happiness. With hilarious career anecdotes and questions about life beyond it, Nora will have you bouncing between laughing out loud and contemplating your own future. A great read for a generation of women facing these decisions.
Time To Let Go And Be Happy by Jennifer Lau
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,580. Language: British English. Published: August 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Abuse / general
A true account of a schizophrenic's past memories about growing up. This is my description of my journey as a young girl living with domestic violence and growing up in a troubled household.
Call Me Joe: The Secret World War II Diary of Nello Camilli by Gloria Camilli
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,500. Language: American English. Published: August 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Defying US military regulations, Nello Camilli kept a diary throughout almost three years overseas during World War II. There are accounts of the movements of the troops and battles being fought, but we also get a glimpse of a young man's fear, homesickness and humanity. This diary provides an opportunity to see the war through the eyes of a regular enlisted man in his early twenties.
Me: A Rewrite by Anna Jorgensen
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 98,280. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A comedic snippet of Anna’s alias life as she comes face-to-lasered-face with her aging face, furrowing brow, sagging butt and lack of “the one." Searching for authenticity, she considers Botox®, tests male-female friendships and tries to rev up to switch from Gucci to Goodwill in pursuit of creativity and… well, anything else! Warning: Swears, sarcasm, politically incorrect ramblings and TMI.
To Love a Hound by Jean Hoeft
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,800. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
“TO LOVE A HOUND”, is a collection of my experiences and memories of having owned and loved a beagle. She was not a pet, but a best friend and in her short six year life, we really lived.
The Witches Within Westminster by Peter Buckland
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,430. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain), Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Peter Buckland, a father of a wonderful young man who tragically and unfairly died of an incurable brain wasting disease, caused by a catalogue of terrible events; a tainted NHS blood transfusion and the shocking disregard of public health by the Conservative Government, who allowed herds of cattle to be fed a cannibalistic, mechanically separated feed of other cows.