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Kisses from a Distance
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,410. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Kisses from a Distance is an engaging, true story that examines the Lebanese ethos through the lives and travails of three families before and after immigration to America. The tale begins in 1895 at a remote convent in the mountains of Lebanon where a young postulant, the author’s grandmother, is abducted and given into an unanticipated, and unwanted, marriage.
Being Down, Looking Up: The Adventures of an Itinerant Shoeshiner
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,790. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book is about an unusual journey. A few years ago Rob Walters decided to become a shoeshine boy. He stowed his shoeshine kit, a tent, and a few items of clothing in a trailer, connected the trailer to his push bike and set off from Oxford to visit the old shoe-making cities of middle England. Along the way he polished many shoes and gained a fascinating insight into his own country.
My Plastic Face
Series: Tokyo, From One to Infinity. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Most people are loath to admit they have had work done, but I positively embrace my plastic! In fact, my life would have been quite different had I not agreed to go under the knife…
Influentia: 50 Years on Earth as it is in Carolyn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,180. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Essay » Author profile
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.
From Malan to Mbeki - The memoirs of an Afrikaner with a conscience
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 91,490. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012 by Benedic Books / Benedic Boeke. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Some people said he was a traitor of the Afrikaner politics. Others regarded him as a courageous senior politician who was willing to relinquish the National Party (NP), to embrace and help build the New South Africa.
Tales of Our Youth “Generations of Love & Hope”
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 44,820. Language: American English. Published: August 5, 2012 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
An inspirational semi-autobiographical story of the lives of a family growing up on a farm in the nineteen thirties and forties. Written in a style reminiscent of Laura Ingalls Wilder’s Little House Series, Brown’s work opens the door to a rich American history. This is a superbly written story of the trials, tribulations, love, hope, and happiness of farm life.
A Crash Course On the Anatomy of Robots
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 80,570. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012 by Pangea Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
CRASH COURSE is a daring hybrid of adventure, verse, and travel fiction, framed by a chronicle of self-revelation in a pitch-perfect voice for the post-millennium. This book heralds the return of a novelist of impressive literary gifts.
Wisdom While Walking
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,740. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Tragedy over triumph! A moving and uplifting story of dreams, prayers and faith.
"Bouter En Avant!" Full Speed Ahead with JULIA CHILD, a mémoire of friendship
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 25,960. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Bouter En Avant! Full Speed Ahead, takes you behind the scenes, into JULIA CHILD’s off-screen adventures, depicting Julia’s dedication—beyond her life’s work of saving America from demise by frozen TV-dinners—to striding ever-forward with gusto for life and for creating with family and friends, “real little families” through gastronomy. Savor the extraordinary force for making all things better
Rough Mix
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,370. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Music » Biography
(5.00 from 1 review)
Johnette Napolitano was born in Hollywood, California and has toured the world as the main voice and bassist of the Los Angeles rock band Concrete Blonde. A respected and prolific songwriter and recording artist, Napolitano is also a gallery artist and has studied art in Mata Ortiz, Mexico and Flamenco in Spain.
Wiffle Ball Summer: The Ride of the Elmoron
Price: $9.96 USD. Words: 76,150. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
After a sun-drenched daydream in London, a 20-something nomad journeys through a "vast Buckeye nowhere" in search of his childhood. Along the way he meets bearded drunkards, delightfully dorky Boy Scouts, and baby-pitchforking spirits while finding that home might not be exactly as he remembers. But the true test of his voyage is around the corner and the wandering Elmoron never sees it coming.
Helen: A Psychic Gift
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,320. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Fortune telling, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book is a memoir of Helen Gilman, a long time resident of Boulder, Colorado. She was more than 90 years old when she died. She was deaf for most of her life and worked as a psychic reading the tea leaves of thousands of residents during the many years of her practice. This book contains many remarkable stories telling of Helen's uncanny ability to see things invisible to others.
How Sai Baba Attracts Without Direct Contact: Diary of a 21st Century Sai Devotee
Series: How Sai Baba Attracts. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,710. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Since Sai Baba left his physical body on 24 April 2011, so how can we keep in contact with him? Well, see Baba beyond his physical body and establish spiritual connection with him. Dr. Wong, who never had direct contact with Baba, became a devout Sai devotee in the early 21st century. He gives many examples on how we can keep in contact with Baba spiritually in everything we do.
An Ordinary Man: The Autobiography of Harold Cunningham
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,430. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2011 by Elderberry Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Most autobiographies are written to make the writer seem more or better than he is. Rough edges are smoothed, frailties glossed over, sins forgotten. Rare is the man who dares write his life for what it was. Rare is the man who dares write as he speaks, without pretension. Rare is the simple story, plainly told, and rarer still is a true story told honestly. Harold's story is both.
Of steps (and mis-steps) climbing the educational ladder
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,470. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Fleeting Moments takes the reader on a journey through the remarkable life and times of Walter Gordon Fischer. These autobiographical stories are told in Gordon's inimitable wry style as he journeys through the world in the search of adventure under the guise of making a living.
In pursuit of women and money
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,950. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In pursuit of women and money is one of a series of Fleeting Moments stories. These take the reader on a journey through the remarkable life and times of Walter Gordon Fischer. These autobiographical stories are told in Gordon's inimitable wry style as he journeys through the world in the search of adventure under the guise of making a living
A Child's View Of World War II
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,090. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Whether child or civilian adult, World War II determined the relationships one had, where one lived, what one had to eat and what clothing to wear, and where he or she worked or went to school.
Call Me Ella
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,310. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Adoption
Call Me Ella is a heartwarming and uplifting story about a young girl who considered her adoptive parents her “real parents,” yet needed to know her roots. She had no idea that her twenty-four year search for her birthmother, which did not begin until after both of her parents had passed away, would involve Sopranos-like tales of organized crime, gambling, and infidelity.
Reasonable Malice
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,800. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013 by Inknbeans Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A little life lesson involving drug dealers, stolen video equipment, revenge, kidnapping and a pair of Nikes. Kids, don't try this at home. Includes sneak peek of How To Survive When the Bottom Drops Out.
Survivors of WWII in the Pacific
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,510. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Survivors of WWII in the Pacific is a collection of personal stories by victims and veterans of World War Two in the Pacific. Feeling that these stories deserve to be preserved as historical evidence of the suffering and heroic actions of civilians and military alike, Ronny Herman de Jong, a survivor herself of Japanese prison camps, gathered and edited these stories for your edification.