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Behind the Scenes: Or, Thirty Years a Slave, and Four Years in the White House
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,950. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2016 by Eno Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
One of the seminal slave narratives, Behind the Scenes: Or Thirty Years in Slavery, and Four Years in the White House also examines the life of Elizabeth Keckley after she purchased her freedom, and during her years as a successful businesswoman/dressmaker in Civil War-era Washington, where she became confidante to Mary Todd and Abraham Lincoln.
The Making of a Funeral Director
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,790. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
What does a funeral director do with their day? Why become a funeral director? Find out in this entertaining story of a funeral director who loved her job.
The Sun Still Shines
Price: Free! Words: 78,630. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain)
Inoperable brain tumor. Fighting for others was easy; Jodi had always done that. But when a destructive tumor invaded her brain, she discovered her own battle could be the hardest of all--one she might not win.
Lucky Me! A witty and moving story of survival
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,600. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Flori was an ordinary housewife who always assumed her life would be as easy as operating a toaster. Boy, was she wrong! When a cancer diagnosis turned her world upside down, and her husband lost his job, plunging them into poverty, she struggled to find her way back to the life she knew. In the process, she learned that sometimes what seems like the end of the world is really just the beginning.
Finding My Way
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 154,030. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out
This is the story of a Midwestern Protestant upbringing gone wrong. The struggle to rise above his roots to live a fulfilling life despite the attempts to keep him emotionally broken. It’s a journey of self-discovery. It’s a coming out story, a coming of age story. It’s the story of his struggle to rise above all those who would entangle him and keep him from rising above.
An Incredible Talent for Existing: A Writer's Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,180. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2016 by Open Books Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
From her vividly evoked existential childhood to writing her first children's book on a sugar high during a glucose tolerance test, Pamela Jane takes the reader along on a highly entertaining personal, political, and psychological adventure.
No Regrets, Mr. Hoover Part One
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 64,070. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2016 by Courtney Bowen. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In 1950, Joseph Webb boarded a Washington D.C. bus to the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the beginning of a two-decade career under J. Edgar Hoover in Nebraska and Texas. No Regrets, Mr. Hoover Part One vibrantly details the author’s first experiences as an FBI agent during the 1950s and 1960s from training to meeting Mr. Hoover, first assignments and gaining expertise.
Blond around the world ot I did it my way
You set the price! Words: 112,860. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The book was translated from Russian by the author, with no correction of native English speakers so pleace don't judge it too strict. This is the travel book of a girl who happened to wander decently on our planet. She describes what made her run away from the gray and gloomy reality.How she survived along the way with minimal financial base. And not just survived but enjoyed the life.
Memoirs: Life on the Farm for the Seven Jordan Sisters 1890 to 1919
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 105,930. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2016 by Carolyn Dale. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In thirty-one episodes that read like short stories, Ella P. Jordan Dale writes with charm and humor authentic to the era about the Jordan family's farm near Mount St. Helens from 1890 to 1919. Vivid details recount daily life and adventures, and accompanying essays place the farm and family within the pioneer history of Washington State.
Noe Jordania: Mon Passe -Traduit et annoté par Christine Pagava Boulez
Price: Free! Words: 73,770. Language: French. Published: January 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Voici en traduction francaise les memoires tant attendues de Noe Jordania, premier president de Georgie, qui fut l'un des principaux acteurs de la longue lutte qui mena a l'effondrement de l'Empire Tsariste et l'Independence de la Georgie apres 115 d'occupation russe.
Just Sky
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,660. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
What made a promising university student become a bank robber? How did a world traveler become an internationally wanted criminal? This book is a story of discovery and dreams; of loss and struggle. It will show how the path of crime is not always easy to predict. As the story progresses, a harrowing account of time spent in American prisons is given, where slowly the past unravels.
Beating the Odds-Chronicles of a Cancer Survivor's Battle with Cancer, Inadequate Healthcare and Social Injustice
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,050. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine
This is a passionate, emotionally charged and poignant look into the trials and tribulations of a Stage IV Metastatic Bladder cancer patient. Given a 16% survival rate and a best-case scenario of 2 to 5 years to live, Andrew Glen had to come to terms, with his own mortality, the limitations of the Canadian healthcare system, the cold indifference of his insurance provider and government agencies.
A Hairdresser's Diary: Scissors Retired
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,390. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
. These are stories filled hardships and disasters, mingled with blessings and joy, and through it all you will come to see how a six-year old girl who was lost, unloved and abused became a woman of great passion and inspiration.
Billy One Boy's War
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 129,540. Language: British English. Published: October 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Second World War brought with it a global cataclysm that resulted in the death of more than 60 million people. During the onset of this grim period in history, a young boy begins his own journey; one that irrevocably changes the course of his life. This deeply affecting memoir lends an intimate glimpse into a world ravaged by war and the lives of people inextricably thrust into turbulent time
Toutes mes Georgies: Leuville - New York - Tbilissi
Price: Free! Words: 81,540. Language: French. Published: October 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Cet excellent memoire s'etend de l'enfance de l'auteur dans la colonie georgienne a Paris après l'invasion de la Georgie en 1921 jusqu'a la seconde proclamation d'independence georgienne et la chute de l'Union Sovietique en 1991: " ...un des meilleurs comptes rendus oculaires de la désillusion et du chaos infligés à la Géorgie par le régime de Zviad Gamsakhourdia" (P. D. Rayfield, historien,
Jigsaw Puzzle Series - Volume 6 (EAT) Part 1
Price: Free! Words: 61,850. Language: British English. Published: August 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The true story about inhumanity, injustice, lack of empathy, incompetence, negligence, manipulations and extreme abuse and harassment demonstrated on all levels of today's Britain, particularly within British Airways and within all government departments and services. All chapters are made of authentic documents, with exact timing and contents of correspondences between the victim and the abusers.
Simon Ships Out: How one brave, stray cat became a worldwide hero
Price: Free! Words: 74,880. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
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When Simon, a mischievous young cat, is smuggled on board HMS Amethyst, his simple life amidst the streets of Hong Kong is transformed into an adventure fit for heroes. Based on the true events of Amethyst’s ‘Yangtze Incident’, Simon quirky yet emotional cat’s eye narrative is sure to move and entertain all who read it.
A War Bride's Memoirs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,690. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015 by Roger Golden Brown. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Audrey recalls her childhood in London between the two World Wars, painting a picture of English life at that time. World War 2 comes, turning life upside down and she writes extensively about the difficulties and uncertainties. After dating an American serviceman, they marry and after the war, with 400 other war brides, she sails to America, reuniting with her husband, Jake, in Washington State.
Fields of Bali
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.
Bollywood Through Ages
Price: $2.77 USD. Words: 85,790. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
since 1900’s many people contributed to Bollywood ,this book throw the light on life of those people’s .As time moved more superstars came and gave strength to the industry, at present time also many superstars are making their name on the globe , this book provides information about the life and achievements of famous personalities of Indian cinema .