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Growing Up Boeing: The Early Jet Age Through the Eyes of a Test Pilot’s Daughter
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 117,600. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An insider’s perspective of the Boeing test pilots and engineers who regularly risked their lives as they tested and certified the early commercial jets, 707s through 767s. Passionate about flying, Boeing test pilot S. L. “Lew” Wallick and his Flight Test colleagues lived lives full of risk and adventure while raising their families in the Puget Sound area of Washington State.
Influentia: 50 Years on Earth as it is in Carolyn
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,180. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A cleverly written memoir comprised of a collection of colorful essays, "Influentia: 50 Years on Earth as it is in Carolyn" celebrates the 50 most influential people, places and things in the life of award winning producer Carolyn McDonald.
Middle Class White Suburb - Life: Transition
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Price: Free! Words: 11,940. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book follows a young man as he makes the transition in his life from a lifestyle of reckless partying and gambling into a mature parent in his late twenties.
From the Ganges to the Snake River
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,250. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
From the Ganges to the Snake River, an East Indian in the American West is a tender, often amusing, account of the landscape and people of Idaho written with an outsider’s perspective. It interweaves East Indian culture with Northwestern reality, reflecting on the difficulties, discoveries, and delights of being a stranger in a strange land.
My Beautiful Jewel
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,200. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
After being diagnosed with both Poly Cystic Ovarian Syndrome and Endometriosis, Author Amber Jerome~Norrgard believed she would never have a biological child. Instead, she was blessed in 2004 with the birth of a daughter. "My Beautiful Jewel" is the story of Amber's journey to motherhood, told from selections from her pregnancy journal.
Cuentos y Recuerdos: La Colección Latina
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,780. Language: Spanish. Published: June 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
La Colección Latina incluye "Recuerdos de Antes y Entonces", "Una Noche con B.B.", "El Velorio de Maya", y "La Chancleta".
A Secretly Handicapped Man
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 142,680. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Born over 80 years ago without feet & with only one hand, the author faced discrimination because he looked different, then he made the difficult choice to have his legs amputated which provided freedom from pain and a life free from snap judgment.
Signing with A Heavy Hand and Heart, Love Mommy
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,890. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I take my FAS and turn it into a teaching tool to help others learn what I go through every day of my life. If one person listens to what I have to say, then I have done my job. This is what I was born to do. I have won many awards for my work. The awards I’ve won have been great, but my biggest award is knowing that my message is being delivered and knowing I might make a difference for 1 child
Una nueva oportunidad a la vida
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,980. Language: Spanish. Published: August 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
La historia de mi cáncer de seno y mastectomía sin reconstrucción en 1998. Trata principalmente de los sorprendentes beneficios emocionales que coseché. Los apéndices ofrecen información práctica sobre los factores de riesgo del cáncer de seno, medidas para ayudar a prevenirlo y más. "Hermoso, emotivo, informativo, inspirador." "Una lectura extraordinaria, bien escrita, franca y honesta."
Faces of War: Iraq, the Road to Heaven or Hell
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 58,310. Language: American English. Published: August 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
One young American soldier, a Mortuary Affairs specialist, went to Iraq to bring home fallen soldiers and almost ended up a fallen warrior himself. This is the true story of Michael Foster, his team, and their time spent on the battlefield and in the mortuary retrieving and processing the corpses of allies and hostiles, strangers and friends -- and it is the story of those who can no longer speak.
Anzacs Betrayed The Story of the 2nd D&E Platoon
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 94,800. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Atrocities, Corruption, Murder. The Falsification of History. May 1969, the Vietnam War. Don Tate now provides an in-depth analysis of one of the most sordid matters in Australian military history, the deletion of the 2nd D&E Platoon from all the histories of the Vietnam War and his 38 year battle to have it reinstated. It is a story of many parts- but at its heart, it is a story of betrayal.
Devil Walk: A True Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,530. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Spiritual Warfare
Come along for the ride as Clint Byars bares his heart and tells of the dark night when he descended into the demonic realm-and encountered Satan face-to-face. Experience with him the months of unremitting mental torment when he simply went through the motions of daily life even as he believed he was actually dead and in hell.
Savvy Stories 2: The Terrible Two's
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Series: Savvy Stories, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,610. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
Even better than the original! “Savvy Stories 2: The Terrible Two’s” picks up right where “Savvy Stories” left off. Enjoy more of our favorite little girl as she learns to feed the cat (almost), gives herself a haircut, decorates the cabinets using Sharpie Markers, and more. Hilarious and heartwarming stories about the lost, magical moments of childhood, viewed through the heart of a father.
black and (A)broad: traveling beyond the limitations of identity
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,230. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(4.00 from 1 review)
Don't be fooled by the title. This book is NOT about race. Rather, it's an inspiring account of how traveling and living abroad have transformed how the author sees herself in today's global world.
Holding Back the Tears
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 69,500. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2013 by Amolibros. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Follows Susan’s incredible life and her continued search for answers and information about her tormented childhood when she and her brother were given away by their mother and subsequently sent to Australia under the Child Migrant Scheme..
Boomers in Blue Jeans
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,250. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Calling all baby boomers and all others that want to read about the "old days". I have shared a recollection of my memories as a golden baby boomer growing up in the 50's and 60's in a small town in the rural midwest.
Yes, We Treat Aardvarks
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,430. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
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.
The Sky Behind Me: A Memoir of Flying & Life
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 92,860. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2012 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
Byron Edgington capped a forty-year aviation career in 2005 to return to college and to write. He earned his Bachelor of Arts in English from The Ohio State University in June 2012 at age 63. His flying experience includes 12,500 hours of logged time in twenty different military and commercial aircraft, corporate, ENG, charter and tour flying.
Crazy Critter Lady
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Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 56,010. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In a world where animals are often seen as expendable pests, Crazy Critter Lady is the story of one woman's determination to do the right thing for the creatures around her. Kelly Meister goes out on a limb - and sometimes a half-frozen pond - to help injured birds, mice and chipmunks, homeless "Aflac" ducks, cranky horses and a host of others.
Us and Them
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 56,020. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Did you ever feel your face prickle under the hostile gaze of a stranger? Us and Them is a vivid memoir for anyone who ever feared or mistrusted another person because of their skin color, their religion or the language they spoke--or faced that fear and suspicion. "Graceful, lucid writing." Vancouver Sun "Told with skill and sensitivity." Victoria Times Colonist