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Growing Up Under the Third Reich by Helga Arndt
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 29,750. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This is a true story of one ordinary family’s struggle to persevere during WWII living in Germany. In their own words family members recall their adaption to a changing political, economic and social environment occurring under Hitler’s reign. Narrated by the youngest in the family, Helga describes the tragic and happy events that led to her family’s immigration to the United States of America.
Artful Alchemy: Physically Challenged Fiber Artists Creating by Anne Copeland
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,420. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - General, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This book is a collection of beautiful art photos, along with the personal stories of the 23 talented contributors. No strangers to the Internet, teaching, public speaking, writing, selling art, and winning major awards for their fiber arts in major exhibits, these women proactively articulate their beliefs related to their physical challenges, demonstrating the need to view them in a new light.
The Silent Sentinel by Reuben Carter
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 42,600. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Ruben Carter tells this tale in a biographical, sometimes comical, account of his young life in a small country town, his tormented efforts to work his way through the sins of the flesh - the church's major assault weapon used to instil fear in the hearts and minds of the faithful. If you didn't fear hell, would you really bother?? Ruben is a story teller. I do believe you will enjoy his story.
A Triumphant Detour by Racquel Sarah A. Castro
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,950. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Inspirational
See the incredible journey of a woman with cerebral palsy who wishes to inspire people and give hope to those who are trying their best to live according to God’s will.
Never Alone: Intimate Times With Jesus by Marlowe Scott
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,570. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2017 by Pearly Gates Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The author shares inspiration found in being alone by creatively applying and using God's creation, music, poetry, and scriptures demonstrating that even Jesus Christ sought times to be alone to pray, fellowship, and worship God.
Optimist! by Eugene J van Wyk MCSP
Price: Free! Words: 36,790. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
These are cameos of my experience and encounters, as a sight-diminishing or even a totally blind enthusiastic professional person. Sit back! Read! Use your vivid imagination, as a paintbrush, to fill in your imagination details. I almost never read anything without using this remarkable "tool," to enhance the picture, conjured up by the fertile imagination of my mind!
A Tale That Is Told: The Autobiography of Opal Earp Pounds by Opal Earp Pounds
Price: Free! Words: 25,450. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The tale that Opal Earp Pounds tells is that of a farm girl, born in 1920 near Stroud, Oklahoma, of grandparents who had homesteaded. After high school, she marries and gives birth to three children. In 1952 she undergoes a Christian conversion, and after that her story is colored by her desire to be a good Christian mother. Her tale as a whole belongs to the genre of conversion narrative
Tsunami by Stuart Hopkins
Price: Free! Words: 6,920. Language: British English. Published: August 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Starting from a few hours before the waves came, TSUNAMI takes the reader to Phuket, Thailand, and, through the eyes of the author who was the resident pianist at the JW Marriott at the time, tells the story of how the island - and lives - were affected.
Chain4Life by Bianca Lina
Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 16,970. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
What inspired me to write this book? Maybe there are several reasons, but I put it mainly down to anger, stressful situations or maybe even revenge. Maybe emotion has to play a large role.
Read Between the Lines: From the Diary of a Teenage Mom by Jenelle Evans & Tonia Brown
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 41,100. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2017 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Jenelle Evans shares the raw emotional stories of her youth that helped shape the woman she has become, all drawn from her childhood diary.
Intersection With History by Alan Livingston
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,310. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
November 22, 1963, Fort Worth, Texas: Air Force One carries President Kennedy and his party to their next stop in Fort Worth’s sister city. But when shots ring out in Dallas, lives change. Among those are the author and his family. Intersection With History tells how that day refreshed old memories for a mother and former teacher, and how her oldest son’s life was changed forever by a hand shake.
Mirror Image Shattered: A Twin’s True Story by Madeleine Watson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,590. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
This is a true story spanning almost 50 years, fuelled by events that are unique and horrifying. But my incredible story may offer insight on how the mind works under extreme conditions. A page-a-day diary between 1977 and 1988 has been used as part of the account. Certain readers may find some of the content unsettling.
Sex Celebrities and Spy Cameras by Paul Nichols
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 60,850. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2017 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
When Paul Nichols took a job as a night manager in a top London hotel, he was hoping to meet a few A-list celebs along the way. He wasn't disappointed. He had no idea that he would also have to play detective, deal with theft and cover up several sex and drugs scandals. An entertaining account of life behind the scenes at a millionaires' hotel.
Caretakers and Lifesavers - My Memoirs by Dale M. Bayliss
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 118,830. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book is about my complex, fulfilling life in EMS, Health Care, Medicine and many personal adventures as I can remember them. The stories and presentations are as accurate and as clear as I could portray them without hurting or harming others along the way. Along the way, I have learned so many valuable lifelong lessons...
The Bumpy Road to Assisted Living: A Daughter's Memoir by Mary Hiland
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,860. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
As a blind only child, the author enjoyed the single-minded love and devotion of her parents. So when her mother, in the early stages of Alzheimer’s, was going blind and deaf and needed to move into assisted living, it was time for Ms. Hiland to assume the duties and role reversals required for her mother. She wrote her book with the hope of being helpful to others in this tough place in life.
The Search for Connection: A Spiritual Journey to Physical, Emotional, and Financial Health by Joan Sotkin
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,480. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Follow one woman's journey to inner peace, physical health and financial well-being from young adulthood to the present. As part of her quest, In 1976, Joan Sotkin gave everything she owned away and wandered from place to place for many years, trusting her inner guidance. Her story is one of courage and tenacity and has inspired many readers who search for their own answers.
Geri's Story - Her Life, Her Loves, Her Lord by Geraldine Bond
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,000. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Geri Bond lived a varied life facing great hardships including an overprotective mother, the agony of a divorce and finally a calming nearly 56-year marriage to the co-author. She had an amazing work ethic which included grocery checker, assistant to an accountant, working in logging operation, newspaper teletype operator, housewife, school crossing guard and juvenile probation officer.
From There to Here via Blogs by Jean MacIntyre
Price: Free! Words: 12,280. Language: American English. Published: July 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
My writing history told through blogs from beginning to the end (possibly) of my career.
In the World's Shadows by Christopher Hamilton
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,200. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Christopher's life is lived in the shadow of great historical events, with a childhood spent in colonial India, in South Africa during World War II, and then in bleak post-war England.
Open: "Where the Truth Lies" Part 1 by LaTarsha Lacey
You set the price! Words: 10,220. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Beauty lies within the eyes of the beholder. This novel is based on a girl whom dealt with many obstacles, however was able to live in and through them to move forward despite all. Love yourself!