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Helen's Scars: A Memoir About Abuse and Prostitution by Johanna Sparrow & H. Smith
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 27,070. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Everyone, has a story to tell, I’ve just been contemplating if the world was ready to hear mine. You would be surprised at who will try to stop you from telling your story as if it will affect them. Where were those so-called family members when I was killing myself on the streets looking for love? I am here only by the grace of God.
The Kitty Who Rescued Me After I Rescued Him by Shawn P. Flynn
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 10,650. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Shawn Flynn thinks he’s rescuing a cat, but he soon realizes that the cat is rescuing him. Our pets can teach us so much—if we’re willing to listen.
Sex And Sidiki 11: Surviving the tribal homeland of 9/11 terrorists by Asil Lladnar
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 117,580. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Sex and Sidiki 11 takes place from 1988 to 1991 on the escarpment in Abha city, Asir province, the tribal home of 9/11 terrorists and follows on from my years at the Jeddah military hospital in book 1. I left Saudi forever in March 1986 to trek or die in Nepal. I was 300 pounds and miserable. Three months later after Everest Base Camp and the Annapurna circuit, I was 70 pounds lighter.
In Praise of Weakness (with a Foreword by Matthieu Ricard) by Alexandre Jollien
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 21,120. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2017 by Upper West Side Philosophers, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Inspirational
The first and only major philosopher in history to be born with cerebral palsy, A. JOLLIEN tells the story of how he grew up in a home for the severely disabled and was destined to roll cigars; how he found philosophy, which changed his life forever, helping him to confront his fate, endow it with meaning, and - against all odds - turn his disability into a source of strength and creative energy.
How To Survive the Passing of Your Partner by Tania Neskovic
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,130. Language: Australian English. Published: May 30, 2017 and represented by TAT Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
In 2006, I was told my husband’s lung disease was terminal. This is the story of our journey in my own words. I wrote this to get down on paper what this experience had been to go through. I am hoping that I can give others who are going through or gone through the loss of their partner the courage to be brave, to face the awful truth and come out the other end and face the future.
My Villa by Antoine R Rahil
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,730. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Moving to a new land out of choice is one thing. Forced to flee and never being permitted back to your homeland is quite another. Rahil weaves his melodic memories of growing up in Palestine, his early life as a refugee in Egypt, and later, his daring move to Canada, alone. “I felt that my wings were not good enough to fly.”
Right Tool for the Job: A Memoir of Manly Concerns by Mark Goldblatt
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 64,140. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2017 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Essay » Author profile
What does it mean to be a man? Mark Goldblatt shares humorous accounts of his own manly struggles.
The Do-Over: A Memoir of Work and Love by Amanda MacKenzie
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 84,170. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The Do-Over is an inspirational story about waiting for clarity, trusting your inner wisdom, and the surprising turns life takes when you let go and believe in possibility. A refreshing reminder that you can always begin again.
Discrimination in the Canadian Courts: The true story of a Muslim father fighting for his children by Ali Pey
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 33,860. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Ali Pey came to Canada from Iran as an experienced engineer in 2000, and he’s since worked hard to build a successful career and rise his two daughters. Like many other immigrants, he proudly became a Canadian citizen and assumed that he would be treated fairly and equitably in an unbiased legal system...
Truth's Journey: Memoirs of a Little Girl Lost and a Woman Found by T.R.U.T.H.
Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 33,620. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General(5.00 from 1 review)
An impassioned walk through innocence, heartbreak, and redemption, this read will unearth all your human emotions. A riveting first book that will pull you in so deeply, you’ll believe that it’s your story being told. This is not a book to read and then just put away. This should serve as a reference to finding oneself. Exquisitely original.
Hero of the Empire | Summary by Summary Station
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,810. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Summary of Hero of the Empire From Candace Millard The Boer War, a Daring Escape, and the Making of Winston Churchill By Summary Station Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchill was born on 30 November 1874. He was an heir of a noble family of the Dukes of Marlborough. His ancestor George Spencer, a member of the aristocratic Spencer family, was proud of his consanguinity with John Churchill...
George Bailey's Got Nothing on Me: A Narrative History of the Holliday Family by Cy Holliday
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,530. Language: American English. Published: May 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Growing up on a traveling carnival surrounded by Damon Runyan and O Henry characters has proven to be a wonderful life. The author’s grandfather, father, and mother provided him a firm foundation for all of life’s challenges. From Broadway to carnival midways to the Atlantic City Boardwalk, these stories speak of a simpler time, but the life lessons are as applicable today as they were then.
A Letter to my Grandchildren by Maria Sharp
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 28,150. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2017 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Maria Sharp was born Maria Zdenka Besan in Croatia in 1941, just after the Nazis had invaded her country, and as a young child she witnessed 'events that imprinted themselves upon her soul forever'. Many years later settled in the USA, she has written this book for her two grandchildren to explain her origins and tell her family's story.
Cycle of Hope: My Journey from Paralysis to Possibility by Tricia Downing
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 61,220. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
On September 17, 2000, Tricia Downing's life took a detour. While training on her bicycle, Tricia collides with a car that turns directly in her path, and instantly becomes paralyzed from the chest down. Cycle of Hope chronicles Tricia's journey from the first terrifying moments of impact with the car through rehab and her emergence as a world-class athlete.
You Are Not Alone - Don't Give Up by Linda LS Larson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,540. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit
You Are Not Alone is written to encourage readers to not give up when feeling overwhelmed by discouragement and depression. The author inspires readers through visions, healing thoughts, meeting special people, and the prospects of angels, reincarnation, and the afterlife. She stresses that God is always near, and we never travel life's journey alone.
I Get Knocked Down, But God Gets Me Up Again by Sydney Douglas Smith
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 46,150. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In this book, I will share with you some inspirational stories of my own as well as other people’s experiences of resilience and what I call "bouncebackability", some poems, anecdotes, quotes and practical lessons to apply to your life to help you learn to brush yourself off and get back up again.
And He Came Back Alive! by Margrit De graff
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 25,460. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
At the end of World War II in 1945 the Soviet Union held three and a half million German prisoners of war. One third died in Soviet labour camps It was not until 1956 that the last German P.O.W.'s were freed following the visit of West German Chancellor Konrad Adenauer in Moscow that year. Eleven years after hostilities ceased.