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Leaving Worship: From Worship Leader to Atheist Activist
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 23,200. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2015 by aLife Beyond Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism
Yet another deconversion story? Leaving Worship tells of a dedicated Christian leaving the fold, joining activism, and becoming an outspoken atheist. Part reflection, part philosophy, part apologetics.
The Making of a Funeral Director
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,790. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
What does a funeral director do with their day? Why become a funeral director? Find out in this entertaining story of a funeral director who loved her job.
The Mundele
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 47,640. Language: Canadian English. Published: December 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
It is the true story of a nurse who worked for 10 years with humanitarian organizations in different countries such as Azerbaijan,Sierra Leone, Congo,Chad ,Thailand and Timor Leste.This story will make you laugh,it will make you cry,and it will disturb you a little in some chapters by its hardness in the content.
Four Seasons of Loneliness: A Lawyer's Case Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,800. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Psychology » Interpersonal relations
A prominent lawyer looks back on his career to explore the moving true stories of four individuals whose lives and law cases were deeply affected by their chronic loneliness.
The Horror... The Horror: An Autobiography
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,690. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Available for the first time, The Horror... The Horror provides a look into the life and mind of author Rick Hautala. From his days as a child in Massachusetts, to his days in college at the University of Maine in Orono, to the early days of his writing career along with Stephen King's involvement, and ultimately to where his life and career stood in 2009, his autobiography is a compelling read.
Dueling the Dragon - Adventures in Chinese Media and Education
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 42,670. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
"Fascinating", "eloquent", "horrifying!" These are among the ways readers have described LeRoy's first-hand accounts of China and of working in its state-media and education systems. With a journalist's eye and lively wit, his narrative weaves through extremes of elation and despair, while uncovering the deep roots of corruption tearing at China's social fabric.
Ringing the Bell: My Life in the Biz
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 91,090. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 8 reviews)
The true story of how I was recruited by a notorious door-to-door sales organization, and traveled across the country in pursuit of success. My goal of making millions took some unexpected setbacks as I mastered the art of cold-calling, mouse-killing, and "ringing the bell." A rare look into the culture of Cydcor/DS-Max, this memoir is both harrowing and humorous.
How an Engineering Professor Becomes a Spiritual Philosopher: Diary of a 21st Century Human Soul
Series: Wisdom of Life and Living. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,380. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography
Have you met an engineering professor who is deep into spirituality and writes spiritual books? I have, and he is me. In this book, there are ten chapters in which I share my journey from engineering to spirituality. You are invited to join me on this journey. I hope this sharing is beneficial to you.
Les Pensees Dangereuses: Dangerous Thoughts about Life, Love, Pets, Friends and Depression
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,920. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Part autobiography and part inspiration, "Les Pensees Dangereuses" (French for "dangerous thoughts") is a series of essays on friendship, spirituality, education, bullying, animals, clinical depression and more. Author Sharon E. Cathcart ("In The Eye of The Beholder") shares her thoughts, including an unfinished autobiography, "Unmasking My Phantoms: My Dance With Madness," in this new book.
Tears of Innocence
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,830. Language: British English. Published: April 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
From a loving family this five year old girl is thrown into a world of abuse and torture leading to attempted suicide, near insanity and the contemplation of murder.
Mister Psykonaut
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 106,650. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
One day on a beach in Spain I met a guy called Adonai. He was a dread-locked young hippy and I'm a tattooed punk. He asked me to tell him about the meanings behind all of my tattoos; I spent the whole sunny day with him lying on the sand and swimming in the Mediterranean sea recalling my life to him. The is the story of that day, the story behind my ink and it is my story.
Lost Dreams
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,440. Language: British English. Published: December 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Naivety and Innocence under siege. - The on-going saga of an inspirational life. Will the abuse, inconsideration and manipulation continue? Shock, surprise, tears and laughter will all be yours as this innocent woman seeks to re-align and reorganise her life. You will be amazed at how strong our human spirits may be.
Stories from My Memory-Shelf: Fiction and Essays from My Past
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,360. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The story of my life told in short fiction and essays. Features author commentary on the real-life events that inspired the stories.
Love and Madness: My Private Years with George C. Scott
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 88,250. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Film and theater audiences were attracted to George C. Scott's powerful stage presence and charisma, as was Karen Truesdell, a Stephens College theatre student. After performing with him on stage, a long term love relationship developed. Her liaison with Scott spanned 30 years as his hidden mistress and mother of his child. Truesdell Riehl's account makes a compelling page turner.
Save-My-Life School: A First Responder's Mental Health Journey
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 92,120. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2017 by Wintertickle Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Depression
Paramedic Natalie Harris recounts her intense and riveting mental health journey after attending a gruesome double murder that left her with PTSD. Struggling with depression, addiction and anxiety, this uplifting story takes you along on a roller coaster of emotion. This is a must-read for every person who struggles with mental illness--or knows someone who does.
Dear Willy, The True Story of a Life Well Lived
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,230. Language: American English. Published: August 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Europe / Austria & Hungary
When opened the contents of an old suitcase revealed the struggles and determination of the German Geheb family as they survived the years from 1914 to 1947.
The Day the World Went Black A Spiritual Journey Through Depression
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,680. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Intensely personal account, courageously told, of a spiritual journey through crippling, sometimes life threatening, depression and dissociation
Negative Beauty
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,050. Language: British English. Published: April 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Having gained her freedom from an abusive violent husband this naive woman looked forward to a peaceful and successful life. But this was not to be. Violent behaviour had not been left behind as she hoped with her, amongst many other situations, having to face a gunman, pimps, aggressive lesbians and lascivious men.
I Saw Them Ride Away
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 133,210. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2010 by Castle Knob. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(4.00 from 1 review)
Harry Arthur Gant lived at the intersection of the Old West and the New West. He was a cowboy in Colorado during the 1890s and a silent-film cameraman in Hollywood. He tells his story with a distinctive mix of Old West plain speaking and New West sophistication, with the rough edges left on. This memoir spans two of the most fascinating parts of America's past.
Three Years Dreaming: A Memoir
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,750. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Dreams, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Three Years Dreaming is a journal told entirely in dreams. Dreams follow their own logic, creating unusual narratives where the impossible becomes commonplace. The memoir is a candid, intimate record of events that never happened. Dive into the unconscious life we live when we are not awake. And when it ends the only way a dream really can, you will have survived the journey.