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Losing and Finding My Father: Seasons of Grief, Healing and Forgiveness
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 77,290. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2015 by Two Hawks Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement
"Losing and Finding My Father" is a daughter's journey of discovery sparked by the illness, coma, and death of her father. Having struggled for years to come to terms with an abusive childhood, she attends to her father and uncovers the love hidden within their painful relationship. It is a story of transformation -- about finding one’s voice, forgiving the past, and revising one's life story.
The Use of Words
Price: Free! Words: 4,540. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The poetry of a young man on love, faith, loss, and redemption; on coming to grips with a complex world; on searching for peace beyond burning angst; on Los Angeles and drunken dreams; on death and infinity with cumbersome words. In essence, the poetry of a young man.
Soldier, Storyteller: A Woman Soldier Goes to War
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,480. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(5.00 from 1 review)
On August 2, 1990, Saddam Hussein invaded Kuwait. Within twenty-four hours, he controlled the entire country. Five days later, the United States was deploying soldiers and had named the military operation Desert Shield. This would be the largest deployment of women at the time. Soldier, Storyteller is a rare inside look at war from a woman’s perspective and answers "What was it like?"
A Drop in the Night, The Life and Secret Mission of a WW II Airman
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,640. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Read the true account of a WW II Airman assigned to a top secret mission. "A Drop in the Night" preserves the story of Liberator flight engineer Royce Fulmer, a participant in "Operation Carpetbagger." His crew flew their missions at night, deep inside Nazi territory, dropping spies and supplies to aid the Resistance. Told in part in his own words, you will be inspired by this unique man's life.
Running on Two Different Tracks
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,220. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2015 by Shebooks Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A quest to become a mother, and a mystery in Italy, take the author to the edge of despair but also to salvation.
Collection 5: Social Issues
Series: Love & Other Brave Acts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,250. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
In the fifth book in the Love & Other Brave Acts series, Diane Lee considers a range of social issues. Part memoir, part social commentary, she contemplates how much the lottery of birth is a factor in determining the path we tread and, ultimately, our fate. Diane opines on a world where social media reigns supreme, yet people rarely turn up to events on time, if at all...
White Boy On Fire and the Hall of Answers
Price: Free! Words: 40,520. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
Burn everything to find the truth. And have fun too. Why not?
Love Letters From My Mother
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,310. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Years passed and as I finally reread the letters I saved from my mother, I relive my teenage years with honest clarity, as if it were yesterday. This is a coming of age memoir written with the hope of finding love lost. I am shocked and disappointed by the outcome ~ but I remain hopeful.
Why You Should Listen to Me
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,950. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2015 by 22 Lions Bookstore. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
This book is an autobiography describing a personal insight leading to the author’s decision of becoming a writer. It shows an uncommon path of meaningful experiences and dramatic choices, as well as a peculiar way of observing problems.
Why You Should Believe in Me
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,970. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2015 by 22 Lions Bookstore. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
After the unexpected and amazing success of the autobiography “why you should listen to me” came the time and opportunity to go deeper in the same subject and into the life of the author, in order to reveal his real life’s purpose, strategy of living and method of thinking.
La Conciencia de la desilusión: Perdendo el sentido de la vida para aceptar la verdad
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,930. Language: Spanish. Published: August 7, 2015 by 22 Lions Bookstore. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
La existencia está íntimamente ligada a la identidad de lo que somos. En vista de eso, este trabajo se centra en la perspectiva del autor sobre su propia experiencia de vida, reportando sus experiencias más difíciles y significativas.
My Journey With Aladin
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 62,400. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(5.00 from 1 review)
“My Journey with Aladin” is a true story about a little girl, her torn family and an extraordinary horse that brought them closer together.
Were You Born Stupid? Tales of an Hispanic-American Family
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 95,280. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
“Were you born stupid?” is a phrase I often heard my father ask me as the eldest of his seven children. This memoir is of what now seems an enchanted childhood, written through a boy’s eyes, set in the 1950’s through 70’s, growing up in Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA. It relates the trials and triumphs of a large Hispanic family, a life abundantly joyful, at times brutal, ever hopeful.
My Father's Guru
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,970. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
As a child growing up in the Hollywood Hills during the 1950s, Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson thought it was perfectly normal that a guru named Paul Brunton lived with his family and dictated everything about their daily rituals, from their diet to their travel plans to his parents’ sex life. But in this extraordinary memoir, Masson reflects on just how bizarre everything about his childhood was.
Rosebush
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,150. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Myrtle Allen was born in Paris, Texas, in 1896. She saw the doughboys go away to fight World War I, survived the flu epidemic after the soldiers came home, had children and raised them during the Great Depression. Over a lifetime of 99 years, she was divorced once and widowed twice. She met presidents and governors, politicians and judges.
Short Story Collection
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,480. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
My life story... where's the interest in that, I thought, until I started to put pen to paper... then I realised just how much I had done in my what seemed to be short time in this world. At 93 years of age and finally retired, some would say my life has been interesting, some would say erratic, some would say fulfilling, some would say hectic... I would say immense fun!
Daughters of Nazareth
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,050. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
For Trisha Gourgaud, life growing up in 50s Australia was a mix of love for her French father and love tinged with uncertainty for her Irish mother. A blissful time was cut short when one day she was taken by the police to the local children's home, Nazareth House, a home for neglected and abandoned children. This event meant she would never see her mother again and rarely see her father.
A World Ago: A Navy Man's Letters Home (1954-1956)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 168,790. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » Military
A World Ago chronicles, through one young man's journal and vivid letters to his parents, his life, adventures, and experiences at a magical time. It follows him from being a Naval Aviation Cadet to becoming a “regular” sailor aboard the aircraft carrier USS Ticonderoga on an eight-month tour of duty in the politically tense Mediterranean Sea.
Nasıl Sunucu Olamadım? "Yoksa Oldum mu?"
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,230. Language: Turkish. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Neden bilmiyorum, birden sunuculuğa merak sardım. Bu uğurda, ailemden ayrı yaşadım, kurslara gittim, görüşmeden görüşmeye koştum, hatta birçok başka iş tekliflerini reddettim. Tüm yaşananlar gerçektir. Şahısların gerçek isimlerini kullanmadım (Eşim’inki dışında) ve kurumların adını da tabii ki yazmadım. Bu edebi bir metin değil. Öyle tasvirler, süslü laflar beklemeyin.
Chennai Diaries
Price: Free! Words: 5,530. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Chennai Diaries is a series of blogs covering a North Indian's journey to the South. It's a tale of challenges- adjustments- and the final belonging. It's a short collection written in straight-forward tone.