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American Stripper: A True Story of an Exotic Male Dancer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,260. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
As a teenager, Dion McTavish was a nerd. Smart, quiet, and scrawny, he surrounded himself with video games and books. He didn't drink or try drugs and he definitely did not party. But something happened when he got to the University of Florida. He began to work out. Soon, his new physique and a chance visit to a lingerie shop led him to a profession he'd never considered: male stripping.
Ice Cream, Gasmasks and God
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 88,970. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Joyce Lovely grew up in Liverpool during World War 2, her family surviving a blitz which damaged their home and killed two thousand of their fellow Liverpudlians in a week. She and her young friends dreamed of peace and safety, but not as much as they dreamed about ice-cream. A charming memoir of a young woman’s childhood and coming of age.
Insufferable Indifference - The Mocking of America
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,580. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
Biting social commentary mixed with philosophical musings will challenge your sensibilities. “a blend of autobiography and political and philosophical commentary that calls upon Americans to enforce the foundations of democracy.” D. Donovan, Senior eBook Reviewer, MBR
Snobby Aunt: Life Lessons
Price: Free! Words: 1,080. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
A short and true story about very valuable lessons in life. Written out of the love for my deceased father with the purpose of sharing all the great things he taught me. Snobby Aunt is the story of two siblings and how very different their lives were. One good and one bad but which one was which?
We Cheated Death
Price: Free! Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
True story. Description of an event of June 14, 2015 at aprox 21:35, driving on interstate 75S in Detroit, MI. Non-Fiction
Call Me Adam
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,570. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing
Me, I'm from a family of 19 kids, the middle one. I have grade 2 education therefore i don't read and write so good. We grew up poor and I was always hungry. I was told that I was ugly and stupid. (as told to a ghostwriter)
Lorin Robert Mangum: A Life Story
Price: Free! Words: 14,520. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The life history of Lorin Robert Mangum as dictated in his own words to his grandson.
Fancy Horse Girl, Zombified Classmates and an Insolent Instructor
Price: Free! Words: 710. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is a very short story that I wrote for Writer's Digest's 5-Minute Memoir. It was rejected. It's a true account of the creative writing workshop I took in college. My high expectations were not met. I write about what went wrong with the class. And it started on the very first day...
Fiona's Fight
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 69,290. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain)
Fiona Fifield is a multiple sclerosis (MS) survivor. Her mother and sister also have multiple sclerosis and her father suffers equally debilitating ailments. In this autobiography Fiona takes you through her troubled childhood and adolescence, as well as her struggles with sobriety. Follow Fiona as she fights for her life, struggling through the challenges of having MS and her relationships.
It's All About Life
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,350. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015 by Llumina Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A memoir about life’s many hills and valleys, “It’s All About Life” tells about the tragic effect multiple suicides have on a family, and the inner redemptive powers that enable us to go on in the face of adversity.
Bless Me Father For They Have Sinned
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 175,810. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Bless Me Father For They Have Sinned is a must read for anyone who wants to catch a more intimate look at the infrastructure of the Catholic Church. With his memoir, Father Paul Roberts offers us a historically relevant, yet compassionate and humorous, account of the inner workings of the oldest corporation in the world.
Because You Were There
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,740. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In private letters to her husband, Sally documented her journey from mourning back to love, acceptance, and joy. She hopes that by publishing her letters, she will provide support to others struggling with the grieving process.
Warts and All
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,770. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Born in the 40s to a public school educated ne'er-do-well father and a mother born and bred in the docks, St Tropez must have seemed inaccessible to the young John Ffitch-Heyes. But in this book, Warts and All, the author shows how luck, determination, and a gallery of contacts picked up along the way can make any dream come true - except, perhaps, multi-millionaire.
A Mistress Abroad
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,780. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Told in an engaging style, A Mistress Abroad brings to life that time of optimism, with the vibrant and revolutionary 60s only a few years away. It was a time in which a woman like Jean could enjoy and experience her early working life amidst the fascination of other cultures and the allure of pilots and planes.
Embracing Quincy, Our Journey Together
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 52,770. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Pregnancy and childbirth, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
What happens when you're told your baby will not live? And if by some miracle she does live, she will be extremely disabled? When a high-tech ultrasound at 22 weeks revealed that Quincy may have a rare genetic disorder called trisomy 18, the Marsh family was given a choice: to terminate or to continue Embracing Quincy.
Turtle Tushies in the Land of Banana Beer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 124,860. Language: American English. Published: May 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A newly married Texas couple with great teeth join the Peace Corps to teach fish farming among the friendly, hard-working people of Burundi. Grappling with motorcycles, banana beer, bugs, frogs, charcoal-spewing imbabulas, mud, tons of rain, falling down, getting up, political uncertainties, language and cultural barriers, they work with courageous farmers, and learn we are all One in the heart.
In the Belly of the Elephant: A Memoir of Africa
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,860. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Everybody needs to run away from home at least once. Susan Corbett told people she was out to save the world, but really she was running--running from her home as much as to anywhere. Like many women, she was searching for meaning to her life or for a good man to share it with. In Africa, she hoped to find both.
Jumping Fences, Love and Hazelnut Cake
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,870. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
As a nineteen year old, I mostly experienced fear, except in fleeting moments, when I was overcome with warmth and love. Worried that I was losing my marbles, I set off looking for answers. But not just any answers, I wanted real answers that made sense, and that didn’t require a PhD or hard work. Join me on my life’s journey. I could never have predicted what I’d find.
Final Analysis: The Making and Unmaking of a Psychoanalyst
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,760. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Psychology » History
He was the rising star of psychoanalysis, an intimate associate of Anna Freud and Kurt Eissler, a member of the Freudian “inner circle” with unrestricted access to the Freud Archives. And then Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson threw it all away because he dared to break the psychoanalytic community’s deepest taboo: he told the truth in public.
So Far, So Good: The Saga of a Broken Neck, and the Good Life that Can Follow
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,640. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Physical impairments
Every year, 40,000 Americans suffer spinal cord injuries. Lee Goldstein is one of them. Lee has been living with his injury for 66+ years, making him unofficially the longest living quadriplegic in history. The story of his injury and the reasons for his survival are chronicled in this stunning book. Lee tells of his terrible injury, his fight for life, & the amazing life he has led ever since.