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Alison's Story by A. M. Fairchild
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,560. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Alison's Story, a semi-autobiographical account of the author's first thirty years, begins in the dark days of World War II. She recounts frankly a childhood with her outspoken mother, and stepfather Roger, in a moving and often humourous way. Her teenage years are set against a comfortable, yet unconventional family life.
Flygirl Adventures: An Autoflyography by Anita Mays
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 190,400. Language: British English. Published: March 14, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial
A candid, funny heart-warming account of one girl's struggle to achieve her dream - to fly! And it's all here - the agonies and ecstasies of failure and triumph. Initially rejected as an air hostess, Mays then became a flying instructor and subsequently an executive jet pilot for the world's rich and famous, thereby offering us a unique glimpse into the world of private jet travel.
Who Wants A Cookie? by Peter 9 Bowman
Price: Free! Words: 1,600. Language: American English. Published: October 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
Life on a small mountainside homestead holds risks and rewards long forgotten by city-folk. This is a small but true story of disaster averted.
Laughter and Tears “A Veterinarian’s Memoir and Advice” by Kenneth Cohn
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 85,960. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
After practicing veterinary medicine for over 38 years, Dr. Cohn has written a memoir describing his adventures and the lessons he has learned and taught. He finishes the book with a lengthy appendix of valuable advice and lessons. This is a book to be cherished by pet owners; share in the laughter and tears and learn more about pets as you enjoy every page.
The Horror... The Horror: An Autobiography by Rick Hautala
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.
Thoughts from My Autistic Mind: Book I by Travis Breeding
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,840. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders
Thoughts From My Autistic Mind is the first book in a series of blog entries by Author Travis Breeding. Travis has autism and strives to provide society with an understanding of what living with Autism is like on a daily basis by sharing his blog entries with all of us. Travis gives the reader a detailed look into his mind and emotions as he navigates every day life on the Autism Spectrum.
Tak Trzymać by Władysław Chmielewski
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 49,480. Language: Polish. Published: February 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Reference » Careers
Książka "Tak trzymać!" cz. 1 to wspomnienia z lat nauki w Szkole Morskiej i z praktyk na żaglowcach oraz z lat 1961-1990 kiedy pływałem na statkach handlowych: 1962-70 jako oficer pokładowy, a w latach 1971-90 na stanowisku kapitana statku. Dyplom Kpt. Ż. W. (Master Mariner) otrzymałem w styczniu 1971 r. mając 32 lat. W czasie 26 lat byłem kapitanem na 30 statkach.
Memories of the Great Divide by J. R. Patee
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,710. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
A memoir of two guys ride along the Continental Divide. Their route followed the Great Divide Mountain Bike Route from Banff Canada to the Mexican Border and is listed as the longest mountain bike ride in the world traversing the lower Canadian Rockies, Montana, Idaho, Wyoming, Colorado, New Mexico ending at the border area of Antelope Wells
1309 Days to Freedom by Dietrich Geschke
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 110,820. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
This is the autobiography of Dietrich W. Geschke, who was born in pre-war East Prussia. Kept along with his mother and sister on Russian collective farms in post-war Kaliningrad Oblast (pre-war East Prussia) for 3 1/2 years and eventually escaped from East Germany to West Germany. His family immigrated to the U.S. in 1952.
Lezioni di tango raccontate da una principiante by Anna Mallamo
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 19,560. Language: Italian. Published: May 25, 2014 by Enrico Massetti. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Essay » Sociology
I tremori e le incertezze, le folgorazioni e le palpitazioni attraverso cui passano tutti i principianti della danza più bella del mondo, non a caso dichiarata “Patrimonio culturale dell’Umanità” dall’Unesco, raccontati con uno stile ironico ma appassionato attraverso 16 lezioni – a metà tra diario intimo e bozzetto sociale – che toccano tutti gli aspetti, le convenzioni e le “regole” del tango.
Адриан Тимофеев Лукьяновская тюрьма. Киев Украина.1903 – 1906. Доклады о философии,об анархизме и терроризме, прочитанные в тюрьме. Часть 4. by Adrian Timofeev
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,670. Language: Russian. Published: August 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The revolution started in Russian Empire in 1905. Russian Revolution was a wave of mass political and social unrest. Adrian Feodorovich Timofeev was born in Kursk in 1882 and participated in all these events in 1902-1917. Русские ключевые слова: террор,анархизм, революционер,народник,Адриан Тимофеев, Лукьяновская тюрьма, лекция, библиотека, взрыв,подкоп, побег, бомба, фотографический аппарат
The Squirrel and the Golf Ball by J. H. Soeder
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Based on J.H. Soeder's award winning book, "True Tails", "The Squirrel and the Golf Ball" is a hilarious, funny but true short story about an encounter with a squirrel while playing golf - and what the squirrel thought about golf! You will chuckle as you look at the game of golf from a squirrel's point of view, as he watches the "two legs" play a game that makes no sense to him!
Indiana Canticle by Robin McNeil
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,390. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir(5.00 from 1 review)
Indiana Canticle is a set of autobiographical essays that resemble snapshots from my memory. Each chapter is an isolated event which allows the reader to glimpse my childhood life from 1944 to 1951, circumscribed, as it was, by music and books and the forested hills of Southern Indiana.
Boomer Down: From Fast Lane to Crashed Lane by Steven M. Meltzer
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,890. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Quintessential Boomer Steve Meltzer was living the limo-licious life of a Mad Men-style ad executive in Hong Kong. Great money, eye-popping travel, blue-chip clients. Teak-paneled suites, top-shelf martinis and speaking gigs all over Asia. When his firm died, he returned, jobless but hopeful, to the US--and crashed. Here is his witty, brutally honest, before-during-after story (some heard on NPR).
Keeping Faith by Kola Olutimehin
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 54,290. Language: Simple English. Published: March 10, 2014 by MakeWay Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Keeping Faith is the biography of a man who has been described as one who has the ability to associate with the good, the bad, and the ugly without being tainted by the inconsistencies of those lives. It has been written in an entertaining manner for ease of read and relaxation, whilst you also learn those qualities that make for a life with good results.
A Hot Time in the Cold War, Moscow 1967-68 by Sam Warren
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,180. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs(4.00 from 1 review)
The author describes what it was like living in the American Embassy in Moscow, USSR, from 1967-68 in the middle of the Cold War. He was a staff sergeant in the Defense Intelligence Agency who was also the part time editor of TWIM (This Week in Moscow) the only free press in the USSR.
Mommy Where Were You? by Migsie Jensen
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 28,220. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting / parent & adult child, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Mommy, where were you? Is that a question you have asked? This book is a pathway to healing and restoration in the broken and fractured relationships between a mother and her daughter. Migsie takes you on her journey and the journey of others who have found healing through forgiveness and the power of the Father’s love.
My Via Dolorosa by Dennis Berry
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,720. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2012 by NovaStorm Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
He was neglected, abused and abandoned. He grew up and became a cheater, a liar, a thief, an alcoholic, a drug user, a fornicator. He rejected God. He lost all hope. He sought death. Instead, in the middle of the desert, he found God. Read the true story of one man's journey of darkness, despair.. and salvation.
Yes, We Treat Aardvarks by Robert M Miller
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,420. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
He's operated on whales, administered antibiotics to performing lions, barely escaped alive after treating unpredictable chimps, cared for every imaginable household pet. Well-known veterinarian, cartoonist, writer, and leading authority on horse behavior - Dr. Robert M. Miller shares his memoirs of a life filled with all the joys and tragic moments that caring for, and loving, animals brings.
Dancing on the Precipice My fight with cancer by Boleslaw Lutoslawski
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,870. Language: British English. Published: January 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
Boleslaw Lutoslawski tells us poignantly about his struggles with cancer, which were rewarded with a full recovery. The message of the book is optimistic. It brings hope to the people, who are afflicted with this dangerous disease. Professor Andrzej Szczeklik Andrzej Szczeklik (1938 –2012) was a Polish immunologist working at Jagiellonian University School of Medicine in Kraków, Poland.