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East
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,560. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Travel memoir: Inspired by a slim guidebook purchased at Fred and Pat Cody's legendary Berkeley bookstore, Shelley Buck took off alone in 1972 on a journey she hoped would take her overland from Europe to India and Nepal, using mostly public transit. East chronicles Shelley's emergence into adulthood as she crosses into lands she dreamed of visiting. The journey will make her a feminist.
Zero to Sixty
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,270. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Zero to Sixty perceptively defines the geriatric predicament that we're either already in or will be sooner than we think. At some point, we all begin to take a closer look in that rearview mirror. Bruce simply challenges us to, "Give life its due respect and take it all in with as many laughs as possible...while it is still a laughing matter."
Behind The Eye Shadow
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 48,410. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Many books about the medical, scientific, psychological and social aspects of autism have been written. "Behind the Eye Shadow" is not one of them. This book is a poignant and thought-provoking narrative about a mother’s story on learning her son’s autism diagnosis.
Marianne Hofmann
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,610. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Marianne Jerke-Hofmann was born in May, 1917 in Berlin, Germany during the height of World War I. Perhaps her birth at such a tumultuous time, prior to the new birth of Berlin, played an important role in shaping her equally tumultuous personality. Marianne survived the First World War and struggled through the Second, even finding employment that benefitted the rise of the Third Reich.
Fire Men: Stories from Three Generations of a Firefighting Family
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,540. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A family memoir of three generations of firefighters - grandfather, father and son.
Dont Let Me Cry
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 31,540. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
At Christmas 2009, Tina Jenkinson’s mother lost her fight with Multiple Sclerosis. Just a couple of months later came the first hint that Tina was facing her own deadly illness – breast cancer. Don’t Let Me Cry is her account of the agonising days, weeks and months that followed and how she finally managed to come through them with a positive prognosis.
Travels on the Breadline
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 74,750. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
They found themselves having to deal with torrential rain and furious gales, frequent punctures and mechanical hitches and encounters with eccentrics from both sides of the English Channel, but in the end their tight budget did not stop them having the holiday of a lifetime and collecting some never-to-be-forgotten memories. Travels on the Breadline is Fran’s memoir of happy holidays.
Who is "I"? - A Journey of Malicious Intent
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 31,020. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A struggle through abuse, mental illness and addictions; written under a pseudonym and peppered with sketches and poetry… this is my journey.
Free to Be: How I Went From Unhappily Married Conservative Bible Believer to Happily Divorced Atheistic Humanist In One Year and Several Complicated Steps
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 73,630. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This book is a collection of one woman’s thoughts over the course of one year as her life changed and her freedom evolved, as she worked her way out of religious bondage, as she decided there probably is no God and considered why mankind wants one (or two or three), as she explored her freedoms, her past, her future, her culture and her universe. Spattered with wit, beauty, sadness and sarcasm.
Like It's 1999: Diary of a Teenager in Love with a Teacher
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Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 22,310. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
True confessions of a real-life high school student on the cusp of a new millennium. On the eve of the year 2000, Giselle struggles with spirituality, ambiguous friendships, a family dealing with the aftermath of substance abuse and deepening feelings of attraction toward her English teacher, a married man more than twice her age. LIKE IT’S 1999 is the diary of a teenager in love with her teacher.
Along Came A Horse
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 26,600. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Just when you think you are reading about the life of someone else you realize it is, in actual fact, all about you. For it is in the art of appreciating your life story and what it has to teach you that you get to choose the option of functioning from a position of strength.
Parenting Pauses: Life as a Deaf Parent
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,770. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference
New parenting book shares inside look into a deaf parent’s world.
Southern Raised in the Fifties
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 81,710. Language: American English. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Ralph Hood, Alabama Aviation Hall of Fame member, was called “a funny man” by Oprah Winfrey. A master storyteller, he writes of his youth in coastal Georgia, making a Molotov cocktail, robbing a prison and painting “Zorro” on a water tower. His stories touch on music, morals, poetry, young love, first dates, religion, being “raised right," and one risque tale he left unfinished. You figure it out.
Forever in My Heart - A True Story of Coincidence and Destiny
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,420. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
The Barrow Gang was in the same area where my grandmother was murdered. Unlocking the secret was stranger than anyone could imagine.
The Cat, Some Seeds and Fifteen Books
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,440. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An english woman's voyage into the virgin and sometimes bizarre Spain of 1950 and her double life existence between the UK and Catalunya until the present day. The local characters, obscure Spanish laws, evening folk dances, a family run hotel, stray dogs, Catalan nationalists, the plumber, the butcher and the baker all take their part in a cacophony of unpredictable philosophising.
Horse Vet - Chronicles of a Mobile Veterinarian
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You set the price! Words: 51,170. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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Gunshot injuries. Breeding disasters. Controlling trainers, nutty horse owners, warm hearted clients and “laugh-out-loud-funny stories that you just can’t make up”- Dr. Courtney deals with it all in this lively series of tales about the life of a mobile vet in the Colorado Rockies. Diehl makes us laugh, cry and smile, and shows what it’s really like to be a mobile veterinarian.
The Stargate Chronicles: Memoirs of a Psychic Spy
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 122,290. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Joseph McMoneagle is now known as the best Operational Remote Viewer in the history of the U.S. Army's Special Project—Stargate. His intelligence collection results have never been surpassed and rarely equaled. This remarkable memoir chronicles his military career, his early life, and gives a wonderful birds-eye view into US Military politics.
Dam Foolishness
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,800. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Dam foolishness is a series of recollections of the author's life growing up in small-town America. The characters he encountered along the way are incorporated into a number of entertaining short stories that are both humorous and poignant. Many readers have said they were reminded of their own experiences in the towns where they grew up.
SURVIVING BRIGITTE’S SECRETS
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Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 90,510. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014 by Author Way Limited. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
A unique and true story of how Saskia's mother, Brigitte, survived the holocaust and her own experiences as the child of a holocaust survivor in circumstances that will surprise many readers.
I Choose Hope
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 49,950. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain)
Being told by doctors at the age of five that she would die in her teens, Nikki Abramson learned how to live in the present. Mentors taught her how to overcome challenges and obstacles through faith and believing in the power of positivity. Nikki addresses what it is like to want to 'fit in' with society through her struggles as an international adoptee and battling serious rare disabilities.