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Paid in Plates
By Rex Bromfield
Price: Free! Words: 8,810. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A short autobiographical story about me and the mob. Paolo was a wanted man in hiding. He was wanted by mafia families in at least two American cities. He was running for his life. What I couldn't figure out was why he wanted me to write a movie script about it.
Ch@t si gira
By Giuliano Bartolaccini
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,490. Language: Italian. Published: October 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
... tutto quello che non avrei mai immaginato.
Far Beyond the Borderlands of Scotia
By Carl Halling
Price: Free! Words: 26,880. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An incredibly informative compendium of writings...essays, verses, memoirs...a thrilling voyage through history, culture, literature, poetry, art and far more besides, all from a Christian point of view.
Her Candle Burns at Both Ends
By ann costello
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,680. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
In April of 2008, Deirdre Porter, a twenty-five-year-old Canadian, was teaching in Japan and had just fallen in love when she was suddenly diagnosed with acute leukemia. Her mother, Ann Costello, through moving anecdotes, provides a glimpse into Deirdre’s battle with the disease, all while highlighting Deirdre’s amazing sense of humour, courage and her ability to live for today.
A Staffordshire Boy: Tales of Fishing and Other Fun
By George F Mason
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 48,250. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Funny tales about the author's years growing up in a small village in the English countryside. Written to entertain; it also provides a record of what a group of young boys did to amuse themselves in a decade that spanned the fifties and sixties. The author came from a large family, had little money and his father drank for England, but that didn't stop him and his friends having a good time .
Voluntary Nomads: A Mother's Memories of Foreign Service Family Life
By Nancy Pogue LaTurner
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 134,440. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
In this engaging memoir Nancy LaTurner recalls how the Foreign Service whisked her family from New Mexico to Washington, DC and onward to assignments in Iran, Cameroon, New Zealand, Somalia, Dominican Republic, Austria, and Bolivia. Voluntary Nomads: A Mother's Memories of Foreign Service Family Life celebrates the resilience, adaptability, and resourcefulness of a spirited American family.
I Am A Southerner
By Joe C Combs 2nd
Price: Free! Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
(3.00 from 1 review)
A short memior about what it means to be a Southerner from a Floridian's perspective.
A Florida Bird Dog ~ REX
By Helen Digges Spivey
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 15,810. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This eBook is a snapshot of the late 1920’s - 30’s in Florida through its Boom, Panic and Bust. It is entwined with a child’s love of a bird dog who loves to hunt quail. From a ruined Easter feast, brought on by the book's hero, Rex, to losing their home and starting over in the woods without running water, they faced each situation with a "can do" innovative attitude.
Vanida's Journey
By Vanida Plamondon
Price: Free! Words: 34,090. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
When I decided to get help to figure out why I have always struggled with wanting to be a woman and decided to confront my misery, I embarked on the beginning of journey I did not expect to go on. This is an honest look at the beginning of my journey towards womanhood.
Maggie: The Civil War Journals of Margaret Nichol Vaulx
By Ross Hudgins
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 98,610. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011 by Published by Westview, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Margaret Nichol Vaulx was 17 and living in Nashville, Tennessee in 1862. Her journals vividly demonstrate her coming of age during the American Civil War. They embody the "ornament to society" she prophetically spoke of, and have been described as both national and state treasures.
Rainbow in my Heart
By John Henry Ellen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,370. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family activities
This is the incredible true love story of John and Jeannie - how John returned home from work one day to find his wife, Jeannie, lying on the floor unable to move. Jeannie was paralysed from the neck down and the story that follows is of this brave couple’s fight to stop the authorities from placing her in an aged care facility.
black and (A)broad: traveling beyond the limitations of identity
By Carolyn Vines
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,140. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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.
black and (A)broad: traveling beyond the limitations of identity
By Carolyn Vines
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.
Sirens and Grey Balloons
By Peter Hurdwell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,050. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
The life of a small boy living in a London suburb which sustained heavy damage from enemy bombing where over a hundred of its citizens were killed and only ten percent of its buildings survived the war unscathed. He recalls the terror of lying in a cupboard under the stairs as the Luftwaffe bombed his suburb and later devastation caused by V1 flying bombs and long range V2 rockets.
Confessions of a '60s Moonchild
By Kate Everson
Price: Free! Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A brief memoir of life in the 60s' in Toronto including drugs and finding my self through spiritual seeking, finding a guru and walking the streets raising funds for a cult. Marriage and divorce and life again.
100 Days of Fantasy
By Ty Johnston
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,080. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Fantasy author Ty Johnston spent 100 days looking back upon books that have influenced him as a writer over the years. He goes into his memories and opinions about 100 books, one for each day, not all of them in the fantasy genre or even speculative in nature, but also including non-fiction books, comic books, graphic novels and more.
Four Star Funerals: An Anthology About Death
By Four Star Writers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,000. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2011 by Seven Rivers Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
"Four Star Funerals: An Anthology About Death" (in three parts: Memoir, Poetry, & Fiction) packs the emotional wallop of "Titanic," darkened with a dash of "Tales From the Crypt." This 10-author anthology about death and its aftershocks will sear your soul, make you laugh ... and ultimately help you heal, if you're haunted by a death that has upended your emotions in ways you never expected.
Odyssey in China
By James Wilcox
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 79,060. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An interesting and entertaining story of how one man overcame the day-to-day difficulties in the midst of rural China while helping university students learn the English language.
Plucking Wolf Fur: A story of one arm, one dog and an American Family
By James Michael Shea
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,190. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Plucking Wolf Fur is the story of a man and his dog - more specifically, a wolf-dog. James Michael Shea was 23 years old when he adopted a wolf-dog puppy named Sequoia. He had nearly flunked out of college and his parents were in the middle of a divorce. Over time, Sequoia and James became soul mates. Plucking Wolf Fur shows how the love of one animal can change everything.
What the Immigrant Saw
By JP Floru
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,970. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2011 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Britain as seen through the eyes of an immigrant from Belgium. Amusing, serious, incisive, but always affectionate, JP Floru brings an outsider’s eye to look at Britain.