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Confessions from the Massage Couch: A Massage Therapist's Musings on the Meaning of Life
By Paola Bassanese
Price: $9.20 USD. Words: 28,070. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
What's the meaning of life? The intimacy and comfort of the massage room brings out amazing insights. This book is a collection of thoughts from conversations between a massage therapist and her clients.
My life: In 100 poems
By sam curran
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 8,220. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
a detailed description of my life through 100 poems. the book contains a large variety of poems including haikus, cinquains, diamantes and limericks. i wanted to write this book as a sense of expression of the things that have happened in my life. i have been through quite a lot of bad experiences in life but this book symbolises hope and will hopefully give inspiration to other people
Memoirs of a Village Boy
By Dharmbir Rai Sharma
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,910. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The book narrates the life story of the author from early childhood in a typical village in India to a retired life in the United States. It shows the courage and determination of a father to give the son the best possible education in spite of having no resources to speak of. Still he manages to send him to university. The son gets a respectable Government job but later goes to USA.
Corporate Fall Guy
By Arch Deal
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 39,440. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Life and times of a TV Anchor, turned National Skydiver
The Man In The Mirror.
By M G Sinclair
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,040. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I walk around looking for food to eat, I could see people eating KFC, Macdonalds, fast foods, I wanted some as I was by this time feeling weak from starving hungry. I went in KFC and begged for some food but they refused me, I went into Macdonalds and asked the manage if I could have something to eat and drink because I am starving hungry and have no money.
Ataka: My Life Story
By Fortunatus Onuh
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 8,890. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This ebook contains my life experiences so far. All the information in it are real life experiences. Nothing was fabricated.
Could You Be Loved: A Memoir of Scars and Guitars
By Margarita M.
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,650. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Seductive, heartfelt, and gritty, Margarita M.'s "Could You be Loved: A Memoir of Scars and Guitars", is a stripped-down, honest account of longing, romance and survival. The story begins in the sterile room of an ER where Margarita recovers from a life-threatening illness. When she finally returns to “normal life” we discover the healing process has just begun.
Rebuilding Pearlington, Mississippi
By Pat Holt
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A memoir of an ordinary grandma helping the people of Pearlington, Mississippi rebuild after hurricane Katrina.
The Road Less Travelled
By John Porter
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 247,910. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the epic tale of a real-life journey that began by mistake way back last century in a quiet European backwater, spanning three continents in a largely unexpected fashion: a fifty-year walk. It includes triumphs, adventure, excitement and dissappointments, heart-rending losses, love, death, discovery, wonderment and hope. Retrace the journey as you too wander along The Road Less Travelled.
Repairing the Quilt of Humanity: A Metaphor for Healing and Reparation
By Deborah Howard
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 26,070. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
The quilt of humanity is in a tattered state, says Deborah Howard, A New York City coach and consultant. We suffer too much as a result of racism, oppression, and the various ways that power and privilege affect us. Drawing on her own cultural background, she employs the Jewish concept of tikkun olam-healing and repairing the world-to present a provocatively insightful way out of our dilemma.
Preacher's Kid
By Dr. Christ-Lee Lizaire
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 10,080. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Preacher's Kid is the stirring true story of author Christ-Lee Lizaire of Haiti, a woman who has known much heartbreak in her inspiring life. Christ-Lee was raised in the church surrounded by family, but then her family migrates to the U.S. from Haiti. She experiences the loss of loved ones due to natural disaster as well as a shocking murder.
My Life
By Dilip K. Bandyopadhyay
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,110. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Memoir from the pre- school days to the retirement containing pictures of interesting places, history of sites visited, pre-war period of british india and the freedom movement, Riot, indepedence, Partition of indai. all these turbulent period written as seen by the author..
Escape to an Orphanage
By Marvin Dorfman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,630. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In the early 1940s a family is embroiled in scandal and a boy’s life turned upside down when his Orthodox Jewish mother leaves his father for her lesbian lover and becomes a Pentecostal Christian. Cruelly abused at the hands of his mother's sadistic lover, he is returned to a father who no longer wants him. Rejected by both his parents, he finds acceptance and dignity in an orphanage.
I Have Asperger’s (I Just Never Knew It)
By John Foltin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,670. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
All my life, I knew I was different from everyone else. I was very shy. I had weird eating habits. I was smart, yet immature. It wasn’t until much later in life that I discovered the reason. I had Asperger’s Syndrome, a form of autism. This is my story of how I dealt with it growing up and the changes I’ve made since my diagnosis. $1 from every book sold will be donated to Autism Speaks.
Autobiography of an Unknown Man
By Christopher Bruce
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 157,930. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The story of one man's life from his birth in war torn England in 1941, emigration to Namibia in 1951, school and University in Namibia and South Africa, creation of a major construction company during the Border War in Namibia, the company's collapse under apartheid and its effect on his family, making a new start as a contracts manager in the Far and Middle East and his retirement to Thailand.
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. Category: 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.
Seventy-Four Cents
By Marty Meyer-Gad
Price: $3.74 USD. Words: 66,610. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Some of the reasons Pope Francis is calling for a renewed Catholic Church are entwined in the journey of one woman to Catholic priesthood. While the Church may currently take offense at women breaking the law, a case is made for their actions. Catholic women priests are living the vision of Pope Francis.
Sandbox Camp Tales from a Maine Storyteller
By Randy Randall
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,180. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A collection of stories and essays written by Randy Randall of Saco, Maine. His stories tell what it was like to grow up in the 40’s, 50’s and 60’s in Maine. Some of his other stories relate his adventures in the Maine woods and along the Maine coast.
All I Had Was Your Birth Certificate
By Lucy Cleary
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 14,240. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book is a true-life story of a young mother's struggles, heartache and pain after losing her child. She was abandoned by both of her parents at a young age. She was deceived and betrayed by someone she trusted and thought was her friend.You have to read this heart-warming life changing story and experience a voyage that is one of the most exhilarating miraculous adventure.
A Long Time Ago: Growing up with and out of Star Wars
By Gib van Ert
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,580. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In the summer of 1977, sitting in the back seat of a borrowed station wagon at the only drive-in in town, Gib van Ert saw the first ninety minutes of a film that changed his world—and the world in general—forever. Then he fell asleep. So began a torrid thirty-five-year love affair with Star Wars, complete with infatuation, lust, devotion, jealousy, betrayal, despair, separation and reconciliation.