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Dairy Cows and Duck Races
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 93,430. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
After years of hard work, Philip Dixon's dream of owning and running his own dairy farm came true. Along the way he met fascinating characters. Even personal tragedy never phazed him and he continued to work hard and play hard. "Skilfully crafted tales of farming life that veer seamlessly between enchanting and explicit, hilarious and heart-breaking" Paul Radford, former Reuters Senior Editor.
Straightened Toes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,070. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2018 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Inspirational
As a young girl, Sherozina never imagined her journey to becoming a doctor would involve being a patient first; a cancer patient, more than ten thousand kilometres away from home and family. Where she saw a dead end, He was building a new beginning. While she looked back at yesterday, He was composing a new journey.
I Have Something to Tell You: A Memoir
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 84,310. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
On the eve of Christmas and a proposal, Natalie Appleton discovers she doesn’t want to settle for sevens, and starts over. So, she abandons everything in Alberta for Bangkok. A lyrical, vulnerable exploration of the meaning of love, family, home and the magic of the universe. This is a story for anyone who has ever wondered, What if?
Wild Shores: My Dysfunctional Dad, Cancer, & the Adventures of Life
Price: Free! Words: 22,660. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This little book shares the trials of growing up with a physically abusive alcoholic parent, overcoming adversity, and learning how to take charge in life. It’s also about the importance of having fun and finding meaning no matter the circumstances. Each life episode, positive or negative, is a learning opportunity. A chance to discover who we really are.
More than Just Skeletons
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,680. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Stories from a shared childhood east of London in the years following WWII, of overwhelming poverty, food rationing and shortages, neediness and overcrowding, a memoir of a time that is now almost forgotten.
How I Got to Yesterday: a Fictionalized Memoir
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,860. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A powerful and reflective fictional memoir detailing 40 years in the life of a functioning alcoholic. When does denial end and acceptance begin?
Una esperanza de vida
Price: Free! Words: 54,630. Language: Spanish. Published: January 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing
Historia verídica de un trasplantado renal. El autor nos cuenta sus motivos, aquello por lo que vale la pena pelear.
Inexplicable Occurrences: My Experiences with the World of the Supernatural
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,360. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
When one crosses into the world of the paranormal it is a life-changing event. The further you explore, the more intense the experience. It is akin to entering a Black Hole where nothing functions in a standard or familiar manner anymore. All the rules have changed and there is no rule book to guide you. These are the stories of my journey into the world of the paranormal.
Twists and Turns - Episodes in the Life of Ambassador Eric M. Javits
You set the price! Words: 108,260. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Twists and Turns is a personal, revealing memoir that bares previously untold episodes of international historical interest from an insiders perspective as a member of the Javits family, including famous figures in his legal career in New York, and as an arms control Ambassador in Geneva and The Hague.
My Escape to Terra Australis and My Part in the Near Death of the Australian Wool Industry
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 177,510. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This book provides an absorbing account of life in Australia, tracing the life and times of young migrant Gerry Dubbin following his escape, in 1959, from a Britain on the long road to decline.
A Canadian In God’s Own Country
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 52,120. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2017 by Sixth Element Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In the fall of 2016, journalist and documentary filmmaker Robin Benger felt the overwhelming resolve to pack in a forty year career based in Toronto, during which he covered events in some of the world’s most dangerous hotspots, and move into a caravan with his wife in North Yorkshire. This book is his journal about a genteel English summer stopping life to walk, dream and look around.
From the Prairie to the Pentagon: The Inspiring Story of the Airman Who Achieved the Highest Position Ever Held by an Enlisted Woman in U.S. Military History
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 123,270. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Denise Jelinski-Hall was plucked out of a small town in Minnesota by a member of the National Guard. Over the next three decades, Denise rose through the ranks, ultimately serving as the Senior Enlisted Advisor to the Chief of the National Guard Bureau, a member of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. She achieved the highest position ever held by an enlisted woman in the history of the U.S. military.
The 13th Configuration
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 40,470. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The 13th Configuration is a human interest story of struggle, survival and resilience. It is the memoirs of an introverted child who was abandoned by her father, molested by her step-father and forced to deal with adult issues. Her coping mechanism was to reinvent her persona when faced with a new challenge. Each time her world was shattered a new way of being was configured.
Mystic Tears
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 33,290. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
A story about childhood marriage & woman abuse
Charles-Joseph, Prince de Ligne: Selected Letters
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,550. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2017 by John R. Mabry. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Charles-Joseph, Seventh Prince de Ligne, was from a prominent family in Hainaut, Belgium, and served in the army of the Hapsburg empire.This collection of letters and notes focuses on some of his political ideas or on his preening as a "man about town." All have been vetted for their reliability: gay, but not licentious; serious, but not stodgy; both profound and lighthearted.
Dear Dad: Working through my father's death
Price: Free! Words: 21,140. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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When I was 26 years old, I lost my Dad to cancer. My Dad was my whole world, and I had never had to grieve like this before. This is series of letters I wrote to him after learning his diagnose up until this November. Learning to live without him as been my most difficult trial yet. This is my journey.
Histoire de ma jeunesse
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,160. Language: French. Published: November 30, 2017 by Koumimi. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Extrait : Je naquis le 26 février 1786, dans la commune d’Estagel, ancienne province du Roussillon (département des Pyrénées-Orientales). Mon père, licencié en droit, avait de petites propriétés en terres arables, en vignes et en champs d’oliviers, dont le revenu faisait vivre sa nombreuse famille. J’avais donc trois ans en 1789, quatre ans en 1790, cinq ans en 1791, six ans en 1792...
Confessions of an Islamophobe
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 90,660. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2017 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
While the United States, and indeed most of the Western world, fights an active war against Islamic terrorism, we remain in deep denial about who truly is the enemy.
From Faith to Freedom: A Gay Man’s Escape from Christian Fundamentalism
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,870. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2017 by John R. Mabry. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This is the story of one man who survived the Bible Belt and came to terms with his homosexuality via a zig-zagging journey of sexual and spiritual exploration.No matter your orientation, the ups and downs within these pages are sure to offer insight into the joys and struggles of one queer journey through fundamentalism into freedom.
Soundtrack of My Soul: A Look Into the Life, Death and Rebirth of a Schizoaffective Man
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 54,400. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Soundtrack of My Soul: A Look Into the Life, Death and Rebirth of a Schizoaffective Man is an in depth look into the life of Michael A. Ferrer, a man who suffers from a mental disorder called Schizoaffective Disorder. Michael takes you through the journey of his life, traumas, and what inspired him to rise up and not allow the disorder to define him.