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Lords of the Sunset Strip by Blackie Dammett
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 202,340. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2013 by The Spencer Company. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
“Lords of the Sunset Strip” is the brutally honest, ribald and hilarious memoir of actor and writer Blackie Dammett—AKA John Kiedis—who happens to be the father of Red Hot Chili Peppers frontman Anthony Kiedis.
My Life Outside the Fish Bowl by Urban Miyares
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 177,730. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration(2.33 from 6 reviews)
In this extraordinary memoir, Miyares reveals his adverse relationship with his alcoholic father, his secretive dual-life during school years, his battle as an adult with blindness, physical and mental disabilities which shortened his life expectancy. In candid prose, Miyares sheds light on his over-achieving personality, obsession to discover the meaning of love, and find purpose in life.
Be Brave, Be Strong: A Journey Across the Great Divide by Jill Homer
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 123,090. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs(4.43 from 7 reviews)
This is an inspiring and often harrowing account of Jill Homer's record-breaking, 2,740-mile mountain bike ride from Canada to Mexico along the Great Divide. The book follows the thrilling adventure, grueling physical challenges, and emotional turmoil of an ordinary person trying to do something extraordinary.
Frida and Me: Art, and One Woman's Triumph Over PTSD by Eli Nancy Weintraub
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,070. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2019 by Columbine Publishing Group, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Depression
"Compelling, extraordinary"--Midwest Book Review. In 1976 Nancy Weintraub was a rebellious teen who set out for Mexico, against her parents wishes, to study art and language. It was the adventure of a lifetime--until the bus crashed. Family, friends, doctors, and complete strangers battled to save her life. She appeared to be a miracle, but untreated PTSD nearly killed her. This is her true story.
Double Wife | Double Life by Paul T. Goldman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,490. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014 by Empowerment LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
DOUBLE WIFE | DOUBLE LIFE is the TRUE story of Paul T. Goldman and his marriage to Audrey Munson. When Paul married Audrey, he thought he was marrying a sweet, stay-at-home mother of 3 children. The children were real. Audrey was not. During their divorce, Paul's lawyer subpoenaed Audrey's cell phone and bank statements, and Audrey's secret, illegal double life was revealed...
Mike Hynson - Transcendental Memories of a Surf Rebel by Donna Jost
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 101,950. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Mike Hynson—Transcendental Memories of a Surf Rebel reads like a who’s who of fifties and sixties culture—Duke Kahanamoku, Hobie Alter, Bruce Brown, the Brotherhood of Eternal Love, Timothy Leary, Jimi Hendrix, and is an authentic and gritty portrayal of Hynson’s adventurous frolic spanning three decades— questioning, exploring, breaking new ground.
Fearless Puppy on American Road by Doug "Ten" Rose
Price: $5.75 USD. Words: 144,120. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Spiritualism, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs(5.00 from 1 review)
Fearlessness begins with our 15 year old author hitchhiking away from a drug-dealing adolescence in Brooklyn. True stories from Doug "Ten" Rose's 35 years on the road, encountering heavenly Hell's Angels, oxygen orgasms, transcendent Buddhist wisdom, lesbian musicians playing a rock concert for the deaf, martial artists battling Neo-Nazis, a modern-day Robin Hood, and other memorable happenings.
Paulyanna: International Rent-boy by Paul Douglas Lovell
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 141,300. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Travel(5.00 from 1 review)
Paulyanna: International Rent-boy is a honest and frank portrayal of a working-class male prostitute’s life. Early abandonment, poverty, lack of education and sexual abuse delivered Paul onto the streets. But, ever optimistic, he does not dwell too much on the past. Without added glamour or grit, Paul shares the raw accounts of his life as a rent-boy in the 90s, from London to Los Angeles.
Mom and Pop Porn, How Suburban America Nearly Took Over The Adult Industry! by Andrew Davidson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,670. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
This is my story told over fifteen years. I owned two separate home based adult studios, one of which was the VERY FIRST to cross over and gain real world widespread distribution. This book tells of government over regulation, the ups and downs I experienced, funny stories of dealing with the public, My run in with the mafia, and the perils of dealing with partners. This is a true story.
Splendor by David Zindell
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 141,580. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Spiritual awakening(5.00 from 1 review)
A survivor of near-nuclear war and the revolutions of the 1960s tries to change the world through the mysterious evolutionary force he calls splendor.
Kings, Killers and Kinks in the Cosmos by Robert Egby
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 146,940. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir(5.00 from 1 review)
Robert Egby’s great-grandmother, an English Seer, predicted his life. A teenage atheist, he refused to believe her until doors started opening like magic. The strange journey took him into the company of kings,journalists, news photographers, in the Middle East, Germany and western Canada where a radical change took place in Cosmic Consciousness. Autobiography with over seventy photographs.
Daun Village Among the Volcanoes in the Eifel by George Lysloff
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 105,690. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2011 by Fideli Publishing, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In Daun, Village among the Volcanoes in the Eifel author George Lysloff gives us his reflections and musings on his life and times in Daun in the Rheinland-Pfalz region of Germany.
It Happened to Me by Fred C. Bond
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 127,640. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2011 by Bond Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the autobiography of Fred C. Bond, 1899-1977, a distinguished American Mining Engineer and author of the Third Theory of Comminution, also called "Bond's Law," which is used worldwide today. But it is not merely a career memoir, as it includes fascinating descriptions of his world travels plus his philosophic and religious thoughts upon which he has written and published separately.
On My Own by Victor Bellini
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 111,810. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
I have had my shares of ups and downs in my turbulent life, starting on my birthday in Libya as an Italian colony, right in the middle of WWII. I like to believe that some readers will find a few of the episodes detailed in this story as either cautionary tales of what not to do, or as inspiring events on what to do.
Love, Hell or Right by Shakim Bio
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 115,420. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
Love Hell or Right is the first ever God and Earth Love Story...a true story by author, Shakim Bio, who is serving time in a United States Federal Penitentiary, while trying to maintain his righteousness as a member of the Five Percent Nation and his relationship with his woman in the free world.
I Was a London Firefighter by David C. Pike
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 123,480. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
What is a firefighter? They are the person next door… They are like you and me with warts and worries and unfulfilled dreams.
Veronica, Hidden Harm by Veronica Cook
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 155,700. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In Hidden Harm, Veronica Cook writes a biographical account of the difficulties of life growing up with parents who are drug addicts.
The Imposters by Marta Szabo
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 129,350. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Imposters is the memoir of a young would-be writer making her way in Manhattan in the early 1980s. With no long-term friends and a family going bankrupt, she finds friendship and community in a tiny yoga school on Eighth Avenue run by a dynamic leader of a merry band of outsider yogis. Here, she thinks, she will find meaning and purpose. With little hesitation, she gives it her all.
Fighting the Devil- A True Story of Consuming Passion, Deadly Poison, and Murder by Jeannie Walker
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,280. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A true crime suspense thriller of the horrific, excruciating death and murder of a millionaire, and haunting occurrences that actually happened. Readers who enjoy suspense, strong female leads, and crime drama, like Law and Order, will cling to every word of "Fighting the Devil". The inclusion of photos—exemplify the humanity of the characters in this drama.
Shattered China Dream by Paul Pellew
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 245,870. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Asian
For 100 years, three generations of the author’s Anglo-Chinese family lived in China. They were unfairly treated due to their mixed blood, particularly in the era of Mao. After more than 20 years of studying, researching and verifying Chinese Modern History as well as family history, the author tells a remarkable true story of three generations living in China and tracing their British ancestry.
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