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No One Would Listen by Poppy Pepper
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,760. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
No One Would Listen Poppy and Ivan came from different cultures, beliefs, values, and very different personalities. At first happy, then begins huge problems, stress, and failure in health. Her husband arranged secretly to send her and their five young children to live with his sister on a distant and primitive farm. She did not go. Lots of things happen in the years following, including Ivan
Doing Better Than Your Best: Recreating Your World through Academic Excellence by Excel Ogugbue
Price: Free! Words: 67,950. Language: American English. Published: February 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In Doing Better Than Your Best, Ogugbue offers up his dramatic life story as an example of how to beat the odds and live your dreams. His journey from loss and hardship in Nigeria to life in the United States is a gripping story that combines practical, nitty-gritty advice with exhilarating inspiration. An engaging story filled with the twists and turns, the drama and disappointments, of real life
Fields of Bali by Glenn Ogier
You set the price! Words: 69,300. Language: Australian English. Published: July 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Bali Bombings of 12th October 2002 changed the lives of many people throughout the world but not more than those who lost loved ones. This book is a personal insight into the true impact that a loss like this can have on someone as they try to make sense of their own existence – living without the one they envisaged spending forever with. Simply this is a story of love, loss and living.
The Grown-Ups Wouldn’t Like It by Delia Despair
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 200,240. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"For the first five years of my life I was brought up by someone my mother happened to meet on the beach. 'I'm going back to Nigeria next week to rejoin my husband,' she mentioned to this woman, 'but I've got a baby of six months and I don't know what to do with her..."
I've Been in Your Bedroom by Janet Russell
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,750. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs(5.00 from 1 review)
I'm a real estate broker. It's a fudged memoir, all about selling houses and what it's like from my side of the desk. I've been fooling around with names, actual happenings, some of them borrowed, to protect the innocent and not-so-innocent. However, my tale is true enough so that if you're interested in getting into real estate sales, don't say I didn't warn you.
Now That's Livin'! by Alexander Kane
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 79,200. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is Captain Alex Kane's first book, illustrating his family's history and his life's journey to where he is today. A second book is forthcoming shortly with a more in depth look at aviation and how it affected his life and the world. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to Rotary International.
See You Now: A Memoir of Shane's Triumph Over SMA by Lisa Oltmans
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 57,490. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit
A true story of miracles and divine interventions. Shane received a death diagnosis at the tender age of 8 weeks old. According to the medical books, babies with the most severe form of spinal muscular atrophy type I, also called Werdnig Hoffman, never survive the age of 2 years old. With a great deal of courage and a wonderful sense of humor, he overcame many obstacles to beat the odds and live.
Sarah's Tree by Noel Chapman
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 113,510. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
“Sarah’s Tree” is my story. I wrote it from memory and it’s as I remember it. While I have embellished parts of it in the hope it allowed the story to flow, it’s still the story my friend insisted I write, and now, I hope you will allow me to share it with you. Some of it is sad. Some of it might seem unusual, but hopefully, some of it will also make you laugh.
For the Children by Geza Tatrallyay
Price: $8.85 USD. Words: 58,300. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015 by Editions Dedicaces. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs(5.00 from 1 review)
For the Children is a narrative memoir that tells the true story of the author’s family's escape from Hungary and immigration to Canada in 1956, told from the viewpoint of the seven year old child he was at the time.
Africa on a Pin and a Prayer by Bob T. Epstein
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,630. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This true life adventure to the Middle East and Africa took place beginning in 1961, when I was 17-years of age. I left as a boy from the USA seeking adventure. In 1963, I came home to America, with life altering memories of experiences in places, peoples, animals, vistas and times that changed my immature perspective of life, forever! ~ Bob T. Epstein
A Prankster In Paradise by Geoff King
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,660. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An autobiography of an industrial welding engineer recording his travels and adventures working in all parts of the world. I was Supervising the construction of oil and gas pipelines, power stations, pulp mills, boilers etc in England, New Zealand, Australia, Canada, the jungles of Papua New Guinea, lawless towns of South Africa and the deserts of Kuwait and Malaysia.
The Year I Died by Michelle Pammenter Young
Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 72,830. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is an incredible, true story of one woman's fight to survive a year of horrific, life changing events. Michelle has many reasons to be happy. She has a great marriage, two wonderful children and a successful career. Then over the course of five months three devastating events occur. This is a story of strength, courage and a will to live. It is funny, inspiring and will rock your world.
Tainted Paradise by Tony Newlove
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 52,710. Language: British English. Published: November 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A European from an anti-apartheid family found himself living in South Africa for one year ten years before apartheid ended. This is what he saw and heard.
Give Me Tomorrow by Ingrid Stabins
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,080. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This memoir chronicles the early life and tragedies of a young German girl during WWII in Pomerania, as the Soviet Union expelled thousands of eastern Europeans from their homelands and reshaped countries’ borders as part of an Allied agreement near the end of the war.
Bobby Joe's Recess Rebellion: Thoughts on Surviving the Playgrounds of Life by Robert Joseph
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 114,640. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Coming of age
In this heartfelt collection of stories based on events in his own life, Robert Joseph explores three “playgrounds” that shaped his young life: Catholic school, the Army, and an inner-city public school where he worked as a teacher.
Onderweg Deel 1 by Marten Brinkhuis
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,910. Language: Dutch. Published: July 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Op een zaterdagmiddag in mei 2005 neemt mijn leven een andere richting. Sindsdien brengt elke dag mij nieuwe verrassingen. Vaak ben ik verbijsterd over wat zich in mijn leven afspeelt maar het voelt goed aan. Hoewel ik mijn taken voor dit leven ken, blijft het vinden van de weg een ware uitdaging. In dit boek vertel ik over mijn zoektocht die mij uiteindelijk in Italië brengt.
Damage Goods: Learning To Dream Again by Charlotte D. Hunt
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 56,900. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Based on the author’s miraculous journey in learning to hope, “DAMAGED GOODS: Learning To Dream Again" is an amazingly uplifting, funny, transforming and life-changing story of an invitation to recall her fight in learning how to dream and hope again.
A Schizophrenic Will: A Story of Madness, A Story of Hope by William Jiang
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,340. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychopathology / schizophrenia
Many biographies of people with mental illness seem to dwell primarily on the feeling of hopelessness, and they keep expectations for the sufferer's future low. With this autobiography, Mr. Jiang attempts to turn the tables on this litany of sorrow. He shows himself as a result of the miracles that modern medicine can produce. He went from being a basket case to a respected, tech librarian.
Voyage to Wild Africa by Brian Dawtrey
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,410. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Follow Brian Dawtrey and his family as they adventure from rural England to the wilds of Africa; meeting foxes, chickens, elephants and lions along the way. Brian Dawtrey shares his witty and informative memoirs of a life less ordinary; joined by a colourful cast of friends and acquaintances, both human and otherwise.