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How I Got to Yesterday: a Fictionalized Memoir
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,860. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A powerful and reflective fictional memoir detailing 40 years in the life of a functioning alcoholic. When does denial end and acceptance begin?
Una esperanza de vida
Price: Free! Words: 54,630. Language: Spanish. Published: January 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing
Historia verídica de un trasplantado renal. El autor nos cuenta sus motivos, aquello por lo que vale la pena pelear.
GOD...Chairman of the Board of the World
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,460. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
In September, 1981 Ray Dierker, a Vice President with ADP has a work related incident and is admitted to Methodist Psychiatric Hospital screaming that he hates Frank Lautenberg, the Chairman of the Board of ADP. What follows is the memoir of a wild, roller coaster ride through the 80's analyzing trust with the staff of Unit 2C and the other patients, including Ruth Lilly, the Heiress of Eli Lilly.
Inexplicable Occurrences: My Experiences with the World of the Supernatural
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,360. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
When one crosses into the world of the paranormal it is a life-changing event. The further you explore, the more intense the experience. It is akin to entering a Black Hole where nothing functions in a standard or familiar manner anymore. All the rules have changed and there is no rule book to guide you. These are the stories of my journey into the world of the paranormal.
Twists and Turns - Episodes in the Life of Ambassador Eric M. Javits
You set the price! Words: 108,260. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Twists and Turns is a personal, revealing memoir that bares previously untold episodes of international historical interest from an insiders perspective as a member of the Javits family, including famous figures in his legal career in New York, and as an arms control Ambassador in Geneva and The Hague.
“Red Director” Memories.
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 15,490. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Memories of the man who become Director General of one of the largest Soviet shipyards in Ukraine despite “son of the Enemy of People” label. Details of his biography are tightly connected to the story of Okean shipyard growth and struggle for the enterprise survival during economy collapse in 90s.
In Case You Were Wondering Why I Disappeared and other stories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,390. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
This is a collection of funny stories I've written over the years that deal with life as I observed it. When I showed this to several friends, they laughed out loud. They all wanted me to publish it. I hesitated. My wife thought I would look like a nincompoop. (She's usually right about such things.). The only way to find out is for you to judge for yourself. Read a sample and see.
My Escape to Terra Australis and My Part in the Near Death of the Australian Wool Industry
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 177,510. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This book provides an absorbing account of life in Australia, tracing the life and times of young migrant Gerry Dubbin following his escape, in 1959, from a Britain on the long road to decline.
A Canadian In God’s Own Country
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 52,120. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2017 by Sixth Element Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In the fall of 2016, journalist and documentary filmmaker Robin Benger felt the overwhelming resolve to pack in a forty year career based in Toronto, during which he covered events in some of the world’s most dangerous hotspots, and move into a caravan with his wife in North Yorkshire. This book is his journal about a genteel English summer stopping life to walk, dream and look around.
The Black Pen: A Memoir Through Poetry and Prose
You set the price! Words: 11,170. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The following is a collection of poetry and short prose writings poured out of a deeply pained heart. From the introduction to the story with “Broken Child” to the conclusion of “A Beautiful Ending”, you will walk with me on a journey of abuse, depression and false guilt, self-harm and suicide. Love. Loss. Hurt. Healing.
From the Prairie to the Pentagon: The Inspiring Story of the Airman Who Achieved the Highest Position Ever Held by an Enlisted Woman in U.S. Military History
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 123,270. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Denise Jelinski-Hall was plucked out of a small town in Minnesota by a member of the National Guard. Over the next three decades, Denise rose through the ranks, ultimately serving as the Senior Enlisted Advisor to the Chief of the National Guard Bureau, a member of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. She achieved the highest position ever held by an enlisted woman in the history of the U.S. military.
The 13th Configuration
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 40,470. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The 13th Configuration is a human interest story of struggle, survival and resilience. It is the memoirs of an introverted child who was abandoned by her father, molested by her step-father and forced to deal with adult issues. Her coping mechanism was to reinvent her persona when faced with a new challenge. Each time her world was shattered a new way of being was configured.
Mystic Tears
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 33,290. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
A story about childhood marriage & woman abuse
Charles-Joseph, Prince de Ligne: Selected Letters
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,550. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2017 by John R. Mabry. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Charles-Joseph, Seventh Prince de Ligne, was from a prominent family in Hainaut, Belgium, and served in the army of the Hapsburg empire.This collection of letters and notes focuses on some of his political ideas or on his preening as a "man about town." All have been vetted for their reliability: gay, but not licentious; serious, but not stodgy; both profound and lighthearted.
Dear Dad: Working through my father's death
Price: Free! Words: 21,140. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(5.00 from 1 review)
When I was 26 years old, I lost my Dad to cancer. My Dad was my whole world, and I had never had to grieve like this before. This is series of letters I wrote to him after learning his diagnose up until this November. Learning to live without him as been my most difficult trial yet. This is my journey.
Histoire de ma jeunesse
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,160. Language: French. Published: November 30, 2017 by Koumimi. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Extrait : Je naquis le 26 février 1786, dans la commune d’Estagel, ancienne province du Roussillon (département des Pyrénées-Orientales). Mon père, licencié en droit, avait de petites propriétés en terres arables, en vignes et en champs d’oliviers, dont le revenu faisait vivre sa nombreuse famille. J’avais donc trois ans en 1789, quatre ans en 1790, cinq ans en 1791, six ans en 1792...
'Pensées d’une solitaire' précédées de fragments inédits.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,040. Language: French. Published: November 30, 2017 by Koumimi. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Extrait : S’il est difficile de donner une juste idée des contemporains illustres dans l’intimité desquels on n’a pas pénétré, il l’est aussi d’en parler lorsqu’on les a approchés de très près, quand on a pu les apprécier et les admirer dans leur vie de chaque jour, quand on en a été aimé tendrement. On voudrait réussir à faire comprendre la noblesse, la droiture, la belle simplicité des rares
Viața de petrolist
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,360. Language: Romanian. Published: November 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
O adevărată provocare stilistică, pe care autorul o înfruntă cu succes: materialul se parcurge alert şi ne oferă, prin bogăţia de detalii, acces privilegiat la un univers socio-profesional incitant.
Faraway Times and Places
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 11,310. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
From Kansas to Las Cruces to Taos and beyond, artist and author Carolene Callahan Herbel tells tales in Faraway Times and Places that capture the tenderness, hardship, and challenges of the Greatest Generation, those Americans who, in the words of Franklin Delano Roosevelt, had a “rendezvous with destiny."
Confessions of an Islamophobe
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 90,660. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2017 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
While the United States, and indeed most of the Western world, fights an active war against Islamic terrorism, we remain in deep denial about who truly is the enemy.