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A Life in Perspective by Pablo Luis Mainzer
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,050. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A Jewish adolescent of 16 years escaping from Nazi Germany, landing in South America poor and unknowing the local language. Enjoying an happy family life until disrupted by cancer of family members and his own. Looking back on his long life, though full of tragic and hilarious experiences, he judges: “Yes, it was worthwhile!”, last but not least due to his regular practice of Meditation.
Completely In Blue: Dispatches from the Edge of Insanity by Chris Curry
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,740. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2012 by Post Mortem Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Completely in Blue is a memoir of madness. It is a memoir of a complex madness compounded by addiction, passion, love and hate. But ultimately, it is a memoir about triumph over a chaotic life and mind. The story begins with a long-haired, slim and wild-eyed 18-year-old Chris standing in front of a stranger’s house with the guns of several police officers pointed squarely at his head.
My Uncle Was Involved in Revolutionary Activities in Russia by Adrian Timofeev
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,870. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This chapter and this book are dedicated to the memory of my uncle Alexander a teacher of Zemstvo school, a member of Narodnaya Volya party and revolutionary terrorist .My father was named in honor of Alexander. He was the youngest brother of my GrandPa Adrian. Alexander was actively involved in revolutionary activities in 1904 -1917. This book is dedicated to his memory.
Strip Roads and Sports Cars by Rod Wells
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 86,120. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports
To many, the three decades recounted in this book can be described as the golden era' of motoring life in southern africa.
Queens Nurse to Godzone by Christine Davies Curtis
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 37,130. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs(5.00 from 1 review)
Tales of real life district nursing in London in the sixties and New Zealand in the seventies. Follow Chris as she cycles round the rough streets of London and later drives around a large rural area, visiting her patients. There is pathos and humour.
Screwed From Birth: Smiling in the Face of Adversity by Christina Stokes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,680. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Poetry » Biography(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Christina appears to be just another average teen, but she hides a dark past. This book shows her journey from birth up until now. Her poetry offers an insight to her life. feel free to use coupon code cz77r for 40% off of your purchase
Out With The Old by J. Jill Robinson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,750. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This touching and direct personal essay about a father’s struggle with ageing and alcohol, and reflections on a daughter’s teen pregnancy, was anthologized in Slice Me Some Truth: An Anthology of Canadian creative nonfiction.
Journey from San Rocco by Rosalind Cuschera
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 138,440. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In post WWI Italy, a widow with four children is given the opportunity to travel to America to marry a wealthy widower. This may be her only chance for prosperity and happiness, but is she willing to accept his terms that she is to bring only one child for now to America? Based on the author’s family history, from 1918 to 2006, the dynamics of a family, separated and rejoined.
Three Years In Starch. by Maud Harris
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,850. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An account of general nurse training in a large teaching hospital in the West of England from 1959 to 1962.Read about the haunted ward,the man on the hospital balcony with a gun, the day Sister's muslin cap fell in the bathwater, and much more.Sometimes sad, sometimes hilarious. fast paced and full of anecdotes.
“0”Fearless entire series bonus book TellMeVision including book covers from whole series by honea byrne
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 75,060. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Johnny Walker Knight comes to completely destroyed in a fanatic Christian influenced homeless shelter and the only thing he has to save himself is watching old reruns of the 1960’s Batman episodes starring Adam West. The night before his whole world, of being with his girlfriend working a normal minimum wage paying job, and occasional recreational drug use, was changed.
Departures by Stephen Leslie
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,770. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
The is a moving book of poetry by an upstate New York hospice Chaplain. The poems about true experiences from working with terminally ill patients. Most of the poems are written in an Ancient Japanese style called a Haibun. A Haibun is a combination of a brief narrative plus a Haiku. As you might expect many of the stories are moving but surprisingly there is also humor. Enjoy
Oh Uganda, may God uphold thee by John Haden
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 128,100. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
two lives, two voices, one ugandan, one british, both christian, both educators and with a friendship across cultures, time and distance, this is their story from uganda's troubled west nile region, trying to serve God and uganda under idi amin, obote and museveni, facing violence and misunderstanding and learning to forgive and to triumph over adversity; a joint memoire to mark uganda's 50th year
Homestead on the Trask by Harvey Maddux
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 42,370. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2013 by Nancy Maddux Thornton. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » North America
As the World enters the 20th century, a young boy and his widowed family survive...and thrive...in the primitive wilds of the Oregon Coast. Sometimes funny, sometimes sad, always enlightening, this is how our ancestors once lived. A vivid personal account, enriched by detailed ink sketches and photos by the author. Republished and distributed by Nancy Maddux Thornton, his daughter.
Serendipity on the Water by Elsan Zimmerly
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 21,340. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
A collection of short stories, essays and poems about journeying to Southeast Alaska for a seasonal job and remaining for twenty-six years. I connected deeply to this far-away land finding adventure along every trail hiked, every fjord sailed.
Do You Fear Death? and Other Memoirs by John Walters
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,190. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Essay » Literature
Memoirs on life, death, old age, family, travel, writing, and other topics. Includes: "Do You Fear Death?", "New York in the Summer", "It's Been a Long, Strange Trip", "Where You're Meant to Be", "The Cold", "Getting Old: A Journal; Part One: Scary Stuff", "Getting Old: A Journal; Part Two: Good Stuff".
Muskets and Memories: A Modern Man's Journey through the Civil War by Jeffrey Williams
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 188,870. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2013 by Antietam Creek Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The story of the American Civil War as told through the eyes of a veteran Civil War reenactor and historian. By mixing the modern reenactment narrative with historical facts, the author presents a fresh examination of the war, along with its causes and consequences.
Inner Peace ... It Isn't Out There! by Dena Stewart
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 79,070. Language: American English. Published: November 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Everyone who has/had a manipulative, controlling, emotionally abusive mother will relate! Everyone who has been indoctrinated by fundamentalist religious values will relate! Dena Stewart’s tale of familial un-bliss resonates with an amusing and conversely, cringe-worthy tone. A story that is soul-shaking and inspiring.
Melanoma Mama: On Life, Death, and Tent Camping by Constance Emerson Crooker
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,380. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
A Stage IV cancer patient finds joy while entangled in a tango with death. In this witty and wise tale, the author fills the spaces between her medical dramas with her zest for life. During her solo, cross-country tent camping adventure she learns that when life and death no longer matter, true joy is possible. The author's honesty will impact you forever.
Years Without Hope by Werner Juretzko
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,360. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In 1955, Werner I Juretzko was accused of and tried for anti communist activities. He was sentenced to 13 years of incarceration for so-called ”crimes against Article 6 of the Constitution” of the German Democratic Republic. This is his story.