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Breaking Out of Show Business: What I've Discovered by Not Being Discovered
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 48,800. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015 by Post Hill Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
"You have probably never heard of me. There may be a very slight possibility you recognize my name or maybe my face. But I have no delusions. I've always said, 'I’ve sky-rocketed to the middle.' This is a little taste of my attempts to move up the ladder. I hope you like it. These are the highlights of my life...so far." - Michael Paul Ziegfeld
As Far As I Remember
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 121,640. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Michael Bawtree owes his cultured start in life to the country house hotel his parents owned and managed in the 1950s. Michael developed a talent for literature and drama, after he had read English Language and Literature at Oxford took him to Canada, where he embarked on a career in the theatre. As Far As I Remember is part 1 of Michael’s story
Roads Taken
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 121,470. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Alan Young developed two passions early in life; music and literature. In his twenties he sought adventure in East Africa, using his academic experience to teach native Kenyans. Roads Taken is his account of those vividly remembered days in a strange land which became a second home to him and where he made friends from all races and backgrounds.
Electricity Supply, The British Experiment
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 107,750. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In 1987, David Porter found himself at the centre of the energy supply revolution when he helped to form a new body created to fight for the UK’s independent electricity producers. Battles were fought and often won. Politics, rather than the paying customers, drove the industry. This book is David’s story of those eventful years
Нетерпение любви: повесть о настоящих
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 28,370. Language: Russian. Published: January 15, 2015. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Что мешает человеку быть счастливым? Ни одни блага мира не могут принести ощущения этого чувства по-настоящему. Лишь любовь погружает творение Божие, будучи даром, в это состояние. Где бы человек ни был, какой бы судьбою ни обладал, взаимная любовь, настигнув его, размывает все преграды, освещает любую тьму, придает силы, дает надежду.
Stolen Virginity
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,790. Language: American English. Published: January 14, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
I wrote Stolen Virginity because I wanted to talk about how I dealt with rape and being a victim of Domestic Violence. I am here to let you know that you can have your life back and how powerful prayer is. I know that it is not easy, but just have faith and you will be okay.
Sorcerers and Orange Peel
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 80,510. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2015 by Mosaique Press. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Ethnic & Tribal
Sorcery is a fact of life in many African societies; the supernatural is taken for granted. ‘Sorcerers and Orange Peel’ is a true story of witchcraft, spells, Poro devils and frightening apparitions in a remote and inhospitable corner of West Africa – an eventful journey through the haze where science meets superstition.
I Know Him For Myself
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 28,750. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015 by GodKulture. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
As you spiritually mature, you must strengthen, and nurture your relationship with the Lord. This book gives believers a foundational aspect on the importance of having and improving your personal relationship with God.
Kamala Philips de Silva
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Price: Free! Words: 2,920. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This is a brief appreciation of the life and achievements of Kamala Philips de Silva, mother of Santhusht, Chinthan, Renuk and Jani.
Chan Sun - A Life in Pictures
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Price: Free! Words: 190. Language: Chinese (traditional). Published: January 1, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This book is dedicated to Mr. Chan Sun, a father from Hong Kong. It outlines his life stories by including his and family life pictures and wish his offspring and descendants would know more of their ancestors in future.
The Activist Entrepreneur: What I Learned About Business at the Urban Coalition and My Proven Keys to Personal and Career Success
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 82,900. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
In 1967 Walt Douglas was an ambitious IRS computer programmer, transplanted from Washington, D.C., and settling into a new home in Detroit with his wife Retha and young family. That’s when the worst urban riot of the 1960s broke out a few miles from their quiet neighborhood, forever changing their lives and altering the shape of the city’s economy, politics and social relations.
The Old Man and Me Book 2: Things I Didn't Get to Tell You the First Time
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 104,320. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The Old Man and Me - Stories I Didn't Get to Tell You the First Time continues the story of the author's early life through the 1960s. It overlaps the first book, filling gaps among his original adventures. Ride along on a humpback bridge "jump" in a hot rod and take a Senior Class Trip to Washington, D.C.
A Man Without Love
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 76,880. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
All Bill wanted out of life was to be a normal bloke, and part of someone’s life... preferably a female’s life. When I first met Bill, he had in the previous six weeks been run over by a freight train and driven a customer's new car through a solid brick wall. This was just the painful start of this young man's journey to find true love, however, for you the reader; a laugh on every page.
The Journey
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Price: Free! Words: 7,290. Language: Canadian English. Published: December 24, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
A series of essays, interviews and book exerpts written by or about a middle aged woman with a disabilitie. Hopefully the reader will get some insight into the world of the disabiled from a woman's perspective.
The Wit and Wisdom of a Nonagenarian
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,990. Language: American English. Published: December 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A collection of stories from a man who has seen and done much in his 90+ years of life. He's wide-eyed and bushy-tailed and his perspective is invaluable. Have a slice of what an amazing person has to say about his life!
Changes
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Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 10,560. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
What is a testimony without a test ? The struggles of an average teen on a journey to greatness.This Book tells the story of a young woman learning life lessons along the way and finding the pathway to overcoming it all. Her unrelenting faith to believe and trust, in spite of the obstacles she faced, took her from adversity to success.
What A Rotten Colon! A Story Of A Cancer Survivor
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,710. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
Although the definition of a cancer survivor refers to a person who is alive, I prefer to use the word cancer survivor as one who has survived at least 5 years of cancer. My patient had survived 8 years in spite of being given a year to live. 1 Introduction 2 Sudden Abdominal Pain 3 The Surgery 4 The Day after Surgery 5 Remission 6 Relapse 7 The Daughter’s Story 8 Simple Guide to Colon Cancer
Redefining Strong
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 47,170. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Redefining Strong is a riveting story of self-discovery, sacrifice, and healing. Phoenix White takes you on a journey through her skeleton closet to help you identify and clean out the BS in your life so that you can begin to heal from the inside out. She shares techniques and soul exercises to help you rid yourself of the pain and fear that hold you back from unlocking your full potential.
Poland's Daughter: How I Met Basia, Hitchhiked to Italy, and Learned About Love, War, and Exile
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,740. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
A double memoir of the Second World War and its aftermath. Basia is a colonel's daughter in eastern Poland, only to have her father murdered and herself sent into Russian captivity; Dan grows up in an America wracked by the Great Depression. They meet at a British university in 1955, and each learns a great deal about the other, in Manchester, Paris, and Lerici.
Falling to Minimum Wage Misery: How I survived the Great Recession
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,020. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This is a memoir detailing a period of time when the author worked at a minimum wage job during the recession. She had fallen from a career that required a Bachelor's degree to a part time job that had no education requirement. She speaks of her struggle during this time and how she made her way out.