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Together Through Korea and Alzheimer's
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,000. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Sixteen-year-olds Dick and Joyce fall in love and manage to marry at nineteen despite a mother determined to split them. When Dick is drafted and shipped to Korea, Joyce and their infant are forced to live with her manipulative mother. In letters from six thousand miles away, Dick poetically writes of his longing for Joyce and relates bizarre incidents which occur around him. Separated and exis
928 Maya Angelou Quotes
Price: $1.65 USD. Words: 26,770. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2016 by UB Tech. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
--- BIGGEST COLLECTION OF MAYA ANGELOU QUOTES --- Marguerite Annie Johnson alias Maya Angelou (April 4, 1928 - May 28, 2014), an American author, poet and civil right activist. Angelou is famous for her series of seven autobiographies, which focus on her childhood and early adult experiences. In the book title, the number 928 signifies the resemblance of her year of birth 1928.
Letters
Price: Free! Words: 806,490. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2016 by SMA publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
922 letters of Mgr. Melchior de Marion Brésillac. The original letters were written in French. The collection has been published both in print and digital formats. This particular book is the translation of the previously published french version.
Geçmişinde Yaşayan Adam: Çocukluk
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,780. Language: Turkish. Published: February 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Essay » Literature
Bir adam geçmişinde niye yaşar? Ya şimdi ki hayatında çok mutsuzdur ya da geçmişte çok güzel anıları olmuştur da ondan! 80’ler ve 90’larda yaşadığım bu çok güzel anılarımı derlediğim kitabımı okuyarak eminim siz de kendinizden bir parça bulacak ve sonsuz keyif alacaksınız. Bu kitabı okuyarak geçmişte yaşamanın aslında söylendiği gibi kötü bir şey olmadığını göreceksiniz.
Wired For Sound: A Journey Into Hearing, Revised And Updated, With A New Postscript
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,820. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Hearing & speech, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The new revised and updated version of the classic book on deafness and cochlear implants is now available as an ebook. This rare “inside” account of hearing with a cochlear implant, the first effective artificial sensory organ ever developed, is a moving story about a deaf woman’s journey through deafness and into hearing.
Apple Pie Beds and Eggy Bread
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 64,380. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2016 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Many of us look back on our schooldays with loathing, but not Diane Langdon. Her years at Fyfield County Boarding School in Essex were among the happiest of her life. From the pranks and the punishments to the various subjects and the teachers who taught them, the formidable Matron and the fun and comradeship of school life.
An Incredible Talent for Existing: A Writer's Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,180. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2016 by Open Books Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
From her vividly evoked existential childhood to writing her first children's book on a sugar high during a glucose tolerance test, Pamela Jane takes the reader along on a highly entertaining personal, political, and psychological adventure.
Swallows in the Day (Bats in the Night)
Price: $5.70 USD. Words: 88,000. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative therapies, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In 2012, Lorraine Watts was told she had months, not years, to live following a late diagnosis of cancer. 'Swallows in the Day (Bats in the Night)' chronicles her journey into lasting recovery. The book takes readers on an uplifting spiritual journey interwoven with positive memories of recent Istrian holidays.
I Was a Cold War Penguin
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 130,210. Language: British English. Published: January 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
“Firstly, you can blame it all on Biggles. You remember him, the eponymous hero of such literary gems as Biggles Flies Undone.” So begins the memoirs of Dafydd Manton. These tales of life in the RAF during the 70's and 80's range from the comic to the absurd and have to be read to understand what it was like to have been a “Cold War Penguin”.
Inching Back To Sane: A Memoir of Mental Illness
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 49,230. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Taken from my life experiences as an adult with a severe mental illness. This book brings new light, new information, and a kind of brutal honesty to the subject of bipolar disorder. At times tragic, but with a message of hope for those that suffer or love someone who does, this book talks about the long journey someone with a mental illness must face.
Here To Defeat Sun: Words For Her Sparks
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,140. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
“Stars, Moon, Rivers and Oceans, Where were these before my great commotions? When sudden flares of her Eyes, I found arose, Like the arrival of sun in misted world of snows.”
Eastern Capers etc.
Price: $3.45 USD. Words: 35,400. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Life in Gisborne, New Zealand in the mid 20th century as recounted by one who grew up there. The nostalgic journey is well appreciated by her readers, and young people are fascinated by recollections of those times. There are stories of fun playing by the river, of family picnics at the beach, of escapades in mother's car after a school dance. Two decades of family life are covered, 1940 - 1960.
Only Yesterday: Times of my Life
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,820. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2016 by Amolibros. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This is a book of adventures written by an eighty-five-year-old and dedicated to his two-year old grandson, containing drama, tragedy, comedy, not to mention history in its most exciting yet moving form. How can one not be enthralled by the extraordinary real life events related here?
Troubled Mission: Fighting for Love, Spirituality and Human Rights in Violence-Ridden Peru
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 96,110. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A successful US attorney abandons his law practice to volunteer with a religious organization in Peru. In his sometimes romantic, sometimes terrifying, always inspiring memoir, John Wagner searches for love, spirituality, and the chance to fight against injustice and oppression in a country not his own, while working for a religious organization he could not trust.
The Kiss I Ran From
Price: Free! Words: 12,630. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Felice and Peter bring three-day old Michael home from the hospital and go from being a couple to a family. Can romance survive? This is a true story and the third installment of Peter’s journey to happiness with the women he meets along the way.
The Game Warden's Son
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 91,040. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2016 by Coffeetown Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Retired game warden Steven T. Callan’s love of nature and passion for protecting wildlife took root long before he experienced the adventures described in his book, Badges, Bears, and Eagles. In The Game Warden’s Son, he recounts more of his own investigations along with those of his game warden father and their colleagues. Intertwined with these tales is the story of a boy and his father.
Things My Mother Used to Say
Price: Free! Words: 10,520. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
A multi-chapter journey through our shared past, Things My Mother Used to Say tries to recapture my mother's most important sayings and figure out not only why she said them, but how they relate to my life today.
Oorwinnaars
You set the price! Words: 43,990. Language: Afrikaans. Published: January 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
OORWINNAARS is 'n boek oor vandag se Westerse samelewing en hoe dit eeue gelede al beplan was.Dit ondersoek hoe agendas geimplimenteer word deur sisteme. Dit bevat kommnetaar oor kontroversiële onderwerpe soos inmenging met voedsel, farmaseutiese en gesondheids industrieë; die geld, belasting, politiese en regstelsel en openbaar geheime regeringseksperimente op hulle eie bevolkings.
Overcomers
You set the price! Words: 39,870. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
OVERCOMERS is a book about today’s western society and how it has been planned throughout the ages. It examines how agendas are implemented through systems. It contains commentary on controversial subjects such as the food, pharmaceutical and health industries; the money, tax, political and judicial systems and discloses undercover governmental experimentation on its own citizens.
The Marl Hole Kid
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,080. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
Set in the industrial heart of England in the 1960s, The Marl Hole Kid tells the story of one boy’s struggle to maintain his dignity and compassion growing up in poverty, with a violent, alcoholic, Irish father. A variety of touching, humorous, and outrageous stories illustrate this inspirational journey of survival and the forging of the boy’s spirit and character along the way.